Sheri Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Bipolar disorder: what can psychotherapists learn from the cognitive research?
    Sheri Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:425-32. 2007
  2. pmc Life events as predictors of mania and depression in bipolar I disorder
    Sheri L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:268-77. 2008
  3. pmc Life events in bipolar disorder: towards more specific models
    Sheri L Johnson
    University of Miami, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:1008-27. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicidality in bipolar I disorder
    Sheri L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:681-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic inconsistency: a marker of service utilization in bipolar disorder
    Sheri L Johnson
    Adult Division, Department of Psychology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2070, USA
    Manag Care Interface 19:41-5. 2006
  6. pmc Increases in manic symptoms after life events involving goal attainment
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 249229, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2070, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:721-7. 2000
  7. pmc Bipolar disorders across the lifespan. Preface
    Sheri L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:365-7. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Sequential interactions in the marital communication of depressed men and women
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables 33124 2070, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:4-12. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Social support and the course of bipolar disorder
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 0721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:558-66. 1999
  10. pmc Mania and dysregulation in goal pursuit: a review
    Sheri L Johnson
    Flipse Building Fifth Floor, Department of Psychology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:241-62. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc Bipolar disorder: what can psychotherapists learn from the cognitive research?
    Sheri Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:425-32. 2007
    ..With such findings as backdrop, we consider the outcomes of psychological treatments for bipolar disorder and advance several suggestions for clinical practice...
  2. pmc Life events as predictors of mania and depression in bipolar I disorder
    Sheri L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:268-77. 2008
    ..Given different patterns for goal attainment and negative life events, it appears important to consider specific forms of life events in models of bipolar disorder...
  3. pmc Life events in bipolar disorder: towards more specific models
    Sheri L Johnson
    University of Miami, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:1008-27. 2005
    ..the dimensions of life stress and the specificity of disorder. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 20, 167-1694; Harris, T.O. (1991). Life stress and illness: the question of specificity. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 13, 211-219])...
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicidality in bipolar I disorder
    Sheri L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:681-9. 2005
    ..Depression, mixed state, and hopelessness were significantly associated with suicidality. All other variables were nonsignificant once symptom severity had been controlled. Implications for future research are described...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic inconsistency: a marker of service utilization in bipolar disorder
    Sheri L Johnson
    Adult Division, Department of Psychology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2070, USA
    Manag Care Interface 19:41-5. 2006
    ..Among patients with bipolar disorder, cases where diagnoses were changed to unipolar depression were hospitalized more quickly. Interventions are suggested to increase consistent recognition of manic history...
  6. pmc Increases in manic symptoms after life events involving goal attainment
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 249229, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2070, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:721-7. 2000
    ..These results are congruent with a series of recent polarity-specific findings...
  7. pmc Bipolar disorders across the lifespan. Preface
    Sheri L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:365-7. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Sequential interactions in the marital communication of depressed men and women
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables 33124 2070, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:4-12. 2000
    ..Given the importance of positivity for promoting effective problem solving, this pattern appears to have important implications for couples' long-term marital satisfaction and husbands' mood regulation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Social support and the course of bipolar disorder
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 0721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:558-66. 1999
    ..Results suggest a polarity-specific effect, in that social support influences depression but not mania. Discussion focuses on theoretical implications of a series of polarity-specific findings within the field...
  10. pmc Mania and dysregulation in goal pursuit: a review
    Sheri L Johnson
    Flipse Building Fifth Floor, Department of Psychology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:241-62. 2005
    ..This excessive goal engagement is hypothesized to contribute to manic symptoms after an initial life success...
  11. ncbi request reprint Negative life events and time to recovery from episodes of bipolar disorder
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables 33124 0721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 106:449-57. 1997
    ..These results reveal that the psychosocial environment may play a much larger role in the course of bipolar disorder than previous biological models have suggested...
  12. ncbi request reprint Coping and medication adherence in bipolar disorder
    W J Greenhouse
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    J Affect Disord 59:237-41. 2000
    ..This report hypothesized that acceptance coping would correlate positively and denial coping would correlate inversely with adherence to mood-stabilizing medication among individuals with bipolar disorder...
  13. ncbi request reprint Social support and self-esteem predict changes in bipolar depression but not mania
    S L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 249229, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    J Affect Disord 58:79-86. 2000
    ..Within this paper, we examine which components of social support appear most powerful...
  14. pmc Can personality traits predict increases in manic and depressive symptoms?
    B E Lozano
    University of Miami, P O Box 249229, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2010, USA
    J Affect Disord 63:103-11. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify specific personality traits that predict the course of manic and depressive symptoms experienced by bipolar individuals...
  15. pmc The psychopathology and treatment of bipolar disorder
    David J Miklowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0345, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 2:199-235. 2006
    ..Much remains to be clarified about the interactive contributions of genetic, neurobiological, and psychosocial factors to the course of the disorder, and the moderators and mediators of treatment effects...
  16. pmc Cognitive responses to failure and success relate uniquely to bipolar depression versus mania
    Lori R Eisner
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:154-63. 2008
    ..Implications for future research and clinical work are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reactivity to a laboratory stressor among individuals with bipolar I disorder in full or partial remission
    Camilo J Ruggero
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:539-44. 2006
    ..Results provide tentative support for reactivity to the stressor among the bipolar group, although reactivity was limited to impaired anagram performance...
  18. ncbi request reprint The prospective impact of sleep duration on depression and mania
    Carol A Perlman
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:271-4. 2006
    ..The current study is among few longitudinal studies to assess the prospective effect of sleep deficit on depression and mania...
  19. pmc Development of the treatment attitudes questionnaire in bipolar disorder
    Sheri L Johnson
    University of Miami, FL, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:466-81. 2008
    ..Although the current study includes limited measurement of treatment engagement and a small sample size, this easily administered scale may help treatment planning for those with bipolar disorder...
  20. pmc Distinctions between bipolar and unipolar depression
    Amy K Cuellar
    University of Miami, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:307-39. 2005
    ..Future research should investigate two broad categories of depression and mania as separate disease processes that are highly comorbid...
  21. pmc Risk for mania and positive emotional responding: too much of a good thing?
    June Gruber
    Department of Psychology, 2205 Tolman Hall 1650, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Emotion 8:23-33. 2008
    ..Discussion focuses on the implications these findings have for the diagnosis and prevention of bipolar disorder, as well as for the general study of positive emotion...
  22. pmc Family treatment for bipolar disorder: family impairment by treatment interactions
    Ivan W Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:732-40. 2008
    ..In addition to evaluating overall differences between treatments, a chief goal was to examine whether family impairment levels moderated the effects of family intervention on outcome...
  23. pmc Does processing of emotional stimuli predict symptomatic improvement and diagnostic recovery from major depression?
    Sheri L Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Emotion 7:201-6. 2007
    ..These results are consistent with a growing literature highlighting the importance of emotionally relevant memory processes for understanding the course of major depression...
  24. pmc Role of treatment alliance in the clinical management of bipolar disorder: stronger alliances prospectively predict fewer manic symptoms
    Jennifer L Strauss
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 145:215-23. 2006
    ..Considered in sum, these findings suggest that the treatment alliance is an integral component of the long-term management of bipolar disorder...
  25. ncbi request reprint Life events and juvenile bipolar disorder: conceptual issues and early findings
    Sheri L Johnson
    University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 18:1169-79. 2006
    ..Then, we discuss available studies on life events as a predictor of the course of juvenile bipolar disorder. We conclude with suggested directions for future research...
  26. ncbi request reprint Screening for bipolar disorder
    Andrew L Brickman
    Psychiatr Serv 53:349. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Coherence and specificity of information-processing biases in depression and social phobia
    Ian H Gotlib
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:386-98. 2004
    ..Implications for the study of cognitive bias in depression, and for cognitive theory more broadly, are discussed...
  28. pmc Spanish-language measures of mania and depression
    Camilo J Ruggero
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    Psychol Assess 16:381-5. 2004
    ..Results suggest that the Spanish versions have psychometric properties comparable to the English versions of the instruments...
  29. pmc Early alliance, alliance ruptures, and symptom change in a nonrandomized trial of cognitive therapy for avoidant and obsessive-compulsive personality disorders
    Jennifer L Strauss
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:337-45. 2006
    ..This work points to potentially important areas to target in treatment development for these personality disorders...

Research Grants2

  1. Neural and Cognitive Facets of Reward Responsivity in Bipolar Disorder
    Sheri Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, the planned study is expected to refine neurobiological models of this disorder. ..