Alison C McLeish

Summary

Affiliation: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Negative affectivity as a moderator of the association between smoking status and anxiety sensitivity, anxiety symptoms, and perceived health among young adults
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:111-6. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression and posttraumatic stress disorder in an outpatient population before and after Hurricane Katrina
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:416-21. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity as a moderator of the association between smoking rate and panic-relevant symptoms among a community sample of middle-aged adult daily smokers
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Addict 18:93-9. 2009
  4. pmc Anxiety sensitivity as a moderator of the association between smoking status and anxiety symptoms and bodily vigilance: replication and extension in a young adult sample
    Alison C McLeish
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Addict Behav 33:315-27. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity and perceived control over anxiety-related events: associations with smoking outcome expectancies and perceived cessation barriers among daily smokers
    Kristin L Gregor
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:627-35. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Incremental validity of anxiety sensitivity in terms of motivation to quit, reasons for quitting, and barriers to quitting among community-recruited daily smokers
    Michael J Zvolensky
    University of Vermont, Department of Psychology, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:965-75. 2007
  7. pmc Anxiety sensitivity and affect regulatory strategies: individual and interactive risk factors for anxiety-related symptoms
    Todd B Kashdan
    Department of Psychology, MS 3F5, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 22:429-40. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Concurrent associations between anxiety sensitivity and perceived health and health disability among young adult daily smokers
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Cogn Behav Ther 36:1-11. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Interaction between smoking rate and anxiety sensitivity: relation to anticipatory anxiety and panic-relevant avoidance among daily smokers
    Alison C McLeish
    The University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 21:849-59. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A test of the interactive effects of anxiety sensitivity and mindfulness in the prediction of anxious arousal, agoraphobic cognitions, and body vigilance
    Anka A Vujanovic
    The University of Vermont, Department of Psychology, 2 Colchester Avenue, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1393-400. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Negative affectivity as a moderator of the association between smoking status and anxiety sensitivity, anxiety symptoms, and perceived health among young adults
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:111-6. 2009
    ..Findings are discussed with regard to the role of negative affectivity in the relation between smoking and panic-related processes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression and posttraumatic stress disorder in an outpatient population before and after Hurricane Katrina
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216 4505, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:416-21. 2008
    ..Findings are discussed in relation to the need for collaborative efforts between clinically oriented and research-oriented institutions to study the impact of large-scale disasters on a variety of populations...
  3. doi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity as a moderator of the association between smoking rate and panic-relevant symptoms among a community sample of middle-aged adult daily smokers
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Addict 18:93-9. 2009
    ..These data suggest that this combination of high AS and heavier smoking is particularly problematic in regard to panic symptoms...
  4. pmc Anxiety sensitivity as a moderator of the association between smoking status and anxiety symptoms and bodily vigilance: replication and extension in a young adult sample
    Alison C McLeish
    University of Mississippi Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Addict Behav 33:315-27. 2008
    ..Findings are discussed with regard to the role of anxiety sensitivity in the relation between smoking and panic processes...
  5. doi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity and perceived control over anxiety-related events: associations with smoking outcome expectancies and perceived cessation barriers among daily smokers
    Kristin L Gregor
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:627-35. 2008
    ..Together, these findings further the literature on the relation between anxiety-relevant cognitive factors and psychological smoking processes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Incremental validity of anxiety sensitivity in terms of motivation to quit, reasons for quitting, and barriers to quitting among community-recruited daily smokers
    Michael J Zvolensky
    University of Vermont, Department of Psychology, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:965-75. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in relation to better understanding the role of anxiety sensitivity in psychological processes associated with smoking cessation...
  7. pmc Anxiety sensitivity and affect regulatory strategies: individual and interactive risk factors for anxiety-related symptoms
    Todd B Kashdan
    Department of Psychology, MS 3F5, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 22:429-40. 2008
    ..Results are discussed in the context of how and when affect regulatory behavior shifts individuals from normative anxiety to pathology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Concurrent associations between anxiety sensitivity and perceived health and health disability among young adult daily smokers
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Cogn Behav Ther 36:1-11. 2007
    ..These findings are discussed with respect to better understanding cognitive factors that affect perceptions of health status and functioning among daily smokers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interaction between smoking rate and anxiety sensitivity: relation to anticipatory anxiety and panic-relevant avoidance among daily smokers
    Alison C McLeish
    The University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 21:849-59. 2007
    ..Overall, these data suggest that AS is an important individual difference factor that, when coupled with higher rates of smoking, is associated with greater levels of avoidance and anticipatory anxiety among daily smokers...
  10. ncbi request reprint A test of the interactive effects of anxiety sensitivity and mindfulness in the prediction of anxious arousal, agoraphobic cognitions, and body vigilance
    Anka A Vujanovic
    The University of Vermont, Department of Psychology, 2 Colchester Avenue, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1393-400. 2007
    ..Contrary to prediction, the AS by mindfulness interaction did not significantly predict body vigilance. Theoretical implications are discussed and future directions are delineated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perceived health moderates the association between smoking rate and panic vulnerability variables among daily smokers
    Alison C McLeish
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Depress Anxiety 23:257-65. 2006
    ..The identification of such moderating effects is clinically important, because it helps to refine our understanding of complex associations between drug behavior and panic vulnerability...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity interacts with marijuana use in the prediction of anxiety symptoms and panic-related catastrophic thinking among daily tobacco users
    Michael J Zvolensky
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, 2 Colchester Avenue, Room 202, Burlington, 05405 0134, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:907-24. 2006
    ..These results are discussed in relation to better understanding the potential role of regular marijuana use and anxiety sensitivity for panic-relevant emotional vulnerability among regular tobacco smokers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Smoking and panic attacks, panic disorder, and agoraphobia: a review of the empirical literature
    Michael J Zvolensky
    Department of Psychology, The University of Vermont, 2 Colchester Avenue, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:761-89. 2005
    ..In the fourth section of the paper, specific areas not otherwise covered in the review are presented to stimulate further development in these areas (e.g., specialized treatment development)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity: Concurrent associations with negative affect smoking motives and abstinence self-confidence among young adult smokers
    Michael J Zvolensky
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, 2 Colchester Avenue, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Addict Behav 31:429-39. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in relation to better understanding cognitive-based smoking processes among individuals at heightened risk for panic psychopathology...
  15. ncbi request reprint Incremental validity of mindfulness-based attention in relation to the concurrent prediction of anxiety and depressive symptomatology and perceptions of health
    Michael J Zvolensky
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405 0134, USA
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:148-58. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in relation to the construct development of mindfulness-based attention, and specifically, the role(s) of this factor in emotional and physical health processes...