Teresa L Kramer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validity of the Depression-Arkansas (D-ARK) Scale: a tool for measuring major depressive disorder
    G Richard Smith
    Center for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72205, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 4:167-73. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Disagreement between parent and adolescent reports of functional impairment
    Teresa L Kramer
    Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72204, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:248-59. 2004
  3. pmc Veteran perceptions of virtual reality to assess and treat posttraumatic stress disorder
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Research Institute, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:293-301. 2013
  4. pmc Physical victimization of rural methamphetamine and cocaine users
    Teresa L Kramer
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Violence Vict 27:109-24. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Service utilization and outcomes in medically ill veterans with posttraumatic stress and depressive disorders
    Teresa L Kramer
    Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Trauma Stress 16:211-9. 2003
  6. pmc Two-year trajectory of stimulant use in 18- to 21-year-old rural African Americans
    Teresa L Kramer
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Subst Abus 31:12-23. 2010
  7. pmc Young adult, rural, African American stimulant users: antecedents and vulnerabilities
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham, Slot 755, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 8:378-99. 2009
  8. pmc Childhood conduct problems and other early risk factors in rural adult stimulant users
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Health Services Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Rural Health 25:50-7. 2009
  9. pmc Stimulant use by young adult African Americans in a rural community: a pipeline to prison?
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:716-27. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Quality of mental health care for depressed adolescents
    Teresa L Kramer
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:96-104. 2008

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Validity of the Depression-Arkansas (D-ARK) Scale: a tool for measuring major depressive disorder
    G Richard Smith
    Center for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72205, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 4:167-73. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Disagreement between parent and adolescent reports of functional impairment
    Teresa L Kramer
    Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72204, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:248-59. 2004
    ....
  3. pmc Veteran perceptions of virtual reality to assess and treat posttraumatic stress disorder
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Research Institute, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:293-301. 2013
    ..Findings are discussed in the context of further development of VR aided interventions in veteran healthcare systems...
  4. pmc Physical victimization of rural methamphetamine and cocaine users
    Teresa L Kramer
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Violence Vict 27:109-24. 2012
    ..Findings suggest a relationship between stimulant use and received violence among rural substance users and a need for victimization screenings in settings where such individuals seek health care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Service utilization and outcomes in medically ill veterans with posttraumatic stress and depressive disorders
    Teresa L Kramer
    Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Trauma Stress 16:211-9. 2003
    ..Results indicate that screening, early detection, and referral are critical in treating these comorbid patients because of increased psychological distress and high service-use rates...
  6. pmc Two-year trajectory of stimulant use in 18- to 21-year-old rural African Americans
    Teresa L Kramer
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Subst Abus 31:12-23. 2010
    ..In summary, cocaine use declined, but other substances were used at high rates, suggesting a significant need for intervention services that address multisubstance use in rural areas...
  7. pmc Young adult, rural, African American stimulant users: antecedents and vulnerabilities
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham, Slot 755, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 8:378-99. 2009
    ..The results suggest that substance use interventions in rural communities will require multi-faceted strategies addressing economic, educational and healthcare disparities...
  8. pmc Childhood conduct problems and other early risk factors in rural adult stimulant users
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Health Services Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Rural Health 25:50-7. 2009
    ..Understanding childhood risk factors associated with adult substance use and legal problems is important for treatment and prevention...
  9. pmc Stimulant use by young adult African Americans in a rural community: a pipeline to prison?
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:716-27. 2011
    ..More than three quarters were arrested before baseline; 47 were arrested over the next 2 years. Early arrest but not substance use was related to subsequent arrest. Limitations and implications for interventions are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Quality of mental health care for depressed adolescents
    Teresa L Kramer
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:96-104. 2008
    ..Methods tested in this study may facilitate the evaluation of quality improvement initiatives for adolescent depression or other mental health disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Detection and outcomes of substance use disorders in adolescents seeking mental health treatment
    Teresa L Kramer
    Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, Dept of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 5800 W 10th Street Suite 605, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1318-26. 2003
    ..To compare detection rates, service use, and outcomes of substance use disorder (SUD) in adolescents seeking mental health treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint How well do automated performance measures assess guideline implementation for new-onset depression in the Veterans Health Administration?
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences UAMS, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:479-89. 2003
    ..This study examined whether the Veterans Health Administration's (VHA's) electronic medical record database could identify valid cases of new-onset depression...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship between self-report and clinician-rated impairment in depressed outpatients
    Teresa L Kramer
    Centers for Mental Healthcare Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, VA HSR and D Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    Community Ment Health J 39:299-307. 2003
    ..A moderate relationship between the GAF and patient report at baseline and follow-up suggests it may be clinically useful for routine monitoring of depressed patients...
  14. doi request reprint Clinician perceptions of virtual reality to assess and treat returning veterans
    Teresa L Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 Markham St, Slot 755, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1153-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize mental health clinicians' perceptions of virtual reality as an assessment tool or adjunct to exposure therapy...
  15. pmc Young African American perceptions of substance use in rural eastern Arkansas communities
    Laverne Bell-Tolliver
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:199-213. 2012
    ..Adolescents' perceptions of substance use indicate that treatment or prevention programs will need to address multiple dimensions, ranging from individual to community-wide factors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Case-mix adjustment of adolescent mental health treatment outcomes
    Susan D Phillips
    Services Effectiveness Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, DUMC Box 3454, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 30:125-36. 2003
    ..Adjusting outcomes changed the relative performance of certain individual providers substantially, but had a more moderate impact on the overall interpretation of providers' performance...
  17. doi request reprint Equity in veterans' mental health care: Veterans Affairs medical center clinics versus community-based outpatient clinics
    JoAnn E Kirchner
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research at Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:128-35. 2008
    ..Since 2000, the VA has initiated several programs to address this need...
  18. ncbi request reprint Blending education, research, and service missions: the Arkansas model
    JoAnn E Kirchner
    Veteran s Administration South Central Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center, North Little Rock, AR 72114 1706, USA
    Acad Med 82:107-12. 2007
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Kids at the VA? A call for evidence-based parenting interventions for returning veterans
    Joy R Pemberton
    Health Services Research and Development, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, Arkansas 72114, USA
    Psychol Serv 10:194-202. 2013
    ..Research directions related to each challenge are also discussed, emphasizing the ability of interventions such as PCIT to adapt to serve new populations, and the ability of the VA to adapt to provide ideal services to veterans...
  20. ncbi request reprint The Depression-Arkansas scale: A validation study of a new brief depression scale in an HMO
    Lawrence J Walter
    Division of Research, Northern California Region, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, 94216 2304, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:465-81. 2003
    ..The D-ARK was calibrated against the BDI-2 and GDS, providing familiar severity category cutpoints with the new instrument. This study yields further data supporting the reliability, validity, and practical utility of the D-ARK...