Judith McDevitt

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise and people with serious, persistent mental illness
    Judith McDevitt
    University of Illinois at Chicago UIC College of Nursing, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Nurs 106:50-4. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of barriers and benefits to physical activity among outpatients in psychiatric rehabilitation
    Judith McDevitt
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 60612, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:50-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary care update for mental health nurses: evidence-based guidelines for nursing assessment, intervention, and follow up
    Judith McDevitt
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago 60612, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 42:22-35. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A walking program for outpatients in psychiatric rehabilitation: pilot study
    Judith McDevitt
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 7:87-97. 2005
  5. pmc Women's walking program for African American women: expectations and recommendations from participants as experts
    Diana Ingram
    College of Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Women Health 51:566-82. 2011
  6. pmc Neighborhood characteristics, adherence to walking, and depressive symptoms in midlife African American women
    JoEllen Wilbur
    College of Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1201-10. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Smoking cessation and serious mental illness
    Marsha Snyder
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7350, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 22:297-304. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of African American women to a walking program: eligibility, ineligibility, and attrition during screening
    JoEllen Wilbur
    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 29:176-89. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Integrated primary and mental health care: evaluating a nurse-managed center for clients with serious and persistent mental illness
    Judith McDevitt
    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, NURS MC 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 40:779-90, xii. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Midlife women's adherence to home-based walking during maintenance
    JoEllen Wilbur
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health and Administrative Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago Annemarie Vassalo, MS, USA
    Nurs Res 54:33-40. 2005

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise and people with serious, persistent mental illness
    Judith McDevitt
    University of Illinois at Chicago UIC College of Nursing, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Nurs 106:50-4. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of barriers and benefits to physical activity among outpatients in psychiatric rehabilitation
    Judith McDevitt
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 60612, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:50-5. 2006
    ..To explore perceived barriers and benefits to physical activity in people with serious and persistent mental illness (SPMI) who were enrolled in community-based psychiatric rehabilitation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary care update for mental health nurses: evidence-based guidelines for nursing assessment, intervention, and follow up
    Judith McDevitt
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago 60612, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 42:22-35. 2004
    ..National evidence-based practice guidelines provide key information about common physical health comorbidities that mental health nurses can readily use in their everyday practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint A walking program for outpatients in psychiatric rehabilitation: pilot study
    Judith McDevitt
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 7:87-97. 2005
    ..In addition to the known cardiovascular risk-reduction benefits of regular walking, walking may improve mood and psychosocial functioning in adults with serious and persistent mental illness...
  5. pmc Women's walking program for African American women: expectations and recommendations from participants as experts
    Diana Ingram
    College of Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Women Health 51:566-82. 2011
    ..Focus group participants can serve as experts to assist in content development for improving program effectiveness...
  6. pmc Neighborhood characteristics, adherence to walking, and depressive symptoms in midlife African American women
    JoEllen Wilbur
    College of Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1201-10. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships among neighborhood characteristics, adherence to a physical activity intervention, and change over time in depressive symptoms in midlife African American women...
  7. doi request reprint Smoking cessation and serious mental illness
    Marsha Snyder
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7350, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 22:297-304. 2008
    ..Smoke-free environments influence decisions to quit smoking if positive social comparisons with nonsmokers occur. Peer modeling and interpersonal connections with nonsmokers can offer links to forming supportive nonsmoking relationships...
  8. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of African American women to a walking program: eligibility, ineligibility, and attrition during screening
    JoEllen Wilbur
    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 29:176-89. 2006
    ..Although our recruitment strategies may have been successful in attracting low-income AA women, we were not as successful in preventing their attrition during the screening protocol, particularly for those living in poorer neighborhoods...
  9. ncbi request reprint Integrated primary and mental health care: evaluating a nurse-managed center for clients with serious and persistent mental illness
    Judith McDevitt
    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, Department of Public Health, Mental Health, and Administrative Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, NURS MC 802, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 40:779-90, xii. 2005
    ..This article describes their center's model of integrated care, examines selected performance indicators, and discusses the implications, opportunities, and challenges ahead...
  10. ncbi request reprint Midlife women's adherence to home-based walking during maintenance
    JoEllen Wilbur
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health and Administrative Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago Annemarie Vassalo, MS, USA
    Nurs Res 54:33-40. 2005
    ..The challenge for researchers and clinicians is to identify those factors that influence not only adoption, but also maintenance, of physical activity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Menopausal status, moderate-intensity walking, and symptoms in midlife women
    JoEllen Wilbur
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 60612, USA
    Res Theory Nurs Pract 19:163-80. 2005
    ..While walking did not improve most symptoms experienced by midlife women, frequency of walking may improve sleep...
  12. pmc Neighborhood environment and adherence to a walking intervention in African American women
    Shannon N Zenk
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:167-81. 2009
    ..The effect of the enhanced intervention on adherence did not differ by environmental characteristics. Aspects of the environment may influence African American women who want to be more active...
  13. doi request reprint The effect of an inpatient transition intervention on attendance at the first appointment postdischarge from a psychiatric hospitalization
    Catherine Batscha
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 17:330-8. 2011
    ..Only 42% of initial appointments following psychiatric hospitalization are kept nationally. Missed appointments increase the likelihood of rehospitalization and increase costs of outpatient care...
  14. doi request reprint Integrated primary and mental health care services: an evolving partnership model
    Kristin E Davis
    Dartmouth College, Thresholds Research Institute, Chicago, IL 60640, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 34:317-20. 2011
    ..Persons with serious psychiatric disabilities experience high rates of medical co-morbidities that, if properly treated, could improve overall well-being and the course of recovery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Center for Integrated Health Care: primary and mental health care for people with severe and persistent mental illnesses
    Lucy N Marion
    Public Health, Mental Health and Administrative Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 60612, USA
    J Nurs Educ 43:71-4. 2004
    ..To achieve long-term sustainability, the Center must partner with a federally qualified health center...
  16. ncbi request reprint Determinants of physical activity and adherence to a 24-week home-based walking program in African American and Caucasian women
    JoEllen Wilbur
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health and Administrative Nursing, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Res Nurs Health 26:213-24. 2003
    ..Findings suggest that adherence to a walking program is influenced by multiple factors including background and intrapersonal determinants of physical activity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Integrated care at Paxton House
    Sandra M Wilkniss
    Threshold Rehabilitation Center, Chicago, USA
    Behav Healthc 27:24, 26-9. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint A group-based walking program at a psychiatric rehabilitation center
    Judith McDevitt
    Department of Public Health, College of Nursing of the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:354-5. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Integrating physical activity into mental health services for persons with serious mental illness
    Caroline R Richardson
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:324-31. 2005
    ..Mental health service providers can provide effective, evidence-based physical activity interventions for individuals with serious mental illness...