Affiliation: University of Virginia
- Twenty-five years of Social Science in LawJohn Monahan
School of Law, University of Virginia, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
Law Hum Behav 35:72-82. 2011..Now, courts' reliance on social science is so common as to be unremarkable. What has changed--sometimes radically--are the substantive legal questions on which social science has been brought to bear...
- The classification of violence riskJohn Monahan
School of Law, University of Virginia, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903 1789, USA
Behav Sci Law 24:721-30. 2006..In this article, the development of the COVR software is described and several issues that arise in its administration are discussed...
- Mandated community treatment: beyond outpatient commitmentJ Monahan
University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville 22903 1789, USA
Psychiatr Serv 52:1198-205. 2001..The ideological posturing that currently characterizes the field must be replaced by an evidence-based approach...
- An actuarial model of violence risk assessment for persons with mental disordersJohn Monahan
the University of Virginia School of Law, Charlotteville, 22903, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:810-5. 2005..The purpose of the study reported here was to determine the validity of the multiple ICT model in distinguishing between patients with high and low risk of violence in the community when applied to a new sample of individuals...
- Use of leverage to improve adherence to psychiatric treatment in the communityJohn Monahan
University of Virginia School of Law, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:37-44. 2005..Logistic regression was used to examine associations between clinical and demographic characteristics and receipt of different types of leverage...
- The MacArthur adjudicative competence study: development and validation of a research instrumentS K Hoge
University of Virginia Schools of Law and Medicine, Charlottesville 22903 1789, USA
Law Hum Behav 21:141-79. 1997....
- Mandated treatment in the community for people with mental disordersJohn Monahan
University of Virginia, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:28-38. 2003....
- From coercion to contract: reframing the debate on mandated community treatment for people with mental disordersRichard J Bonnie
University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Law Hum Behav 29:485-503. 2005..quot;..
- The MacArthur Adjudicative Competence Study: diagnosis, psychopathology, and competence-related abilitiesS K Hoge
School of Law, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22903 1789, USA
Behav Sci Law 15:329-45. 1997..For other psychotic symptoms, differing patterns of correlations were found in the two major diagnostic groups. The implications for policy designed to safeguard the rights of defendants to be tried while competent are discussed...
- Mental disorder, violence, and genderPamela Clark Robbins
Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York, USA
Law Hum Behav 27:561-71. 2003..Women were more likely to target family members and to be violent in the home...
- The MacArthur Violence Risk Assessment Study revisited: two views ten years after its initial publicationE Fuller Torrey
Treatment Advocacy Center, Arlington, VA 22203, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:147-52. 2008..They present six points on which they disagree with the findings or fault the design of the MacArthur Study. After each point, Dr. Monahan, Dr. Steadman, and other authors of the MacArthur Study Group respond...
- Rates of unemployment and incidence of police-initiated examinations for involuntary hospitalization in FloridaEric R Kessell
School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 22 Warren Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1435-9. 2006..This study tested the hypothesis that contraction of regional economies affects the incidence of involuntary admissions to psychiatric emergency services by reducing community tolerance for persons perceived as threatening to others...
- Gender, threat/control-override delusions and violenceBrent Teasdale
Department of Sociology, University of Akron, 252 Olin Hall, Akron, OH 44325 1905, USA
Law Hum Behav 30:649-58. 2006..We discuss these findings in light of the literature on gender and stress coping...
- Violence and leveraged community treatment for persons with mental disordersJeffrey W Swanson
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, DUMC Box 3071, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Am J Psychiatry 163:1404-11. 2006....
- Endorsement of personal benefit of outpatient commitment among persons with severe mental illnessMarvin S Swartz
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3173, Room 238 Civitan Building, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Psychol Public Policy Law 9:70-93. 2003..These data provide little support for acceptance and "gratitude" as a rationale to support decision making about OPC continuation. Rather, clinicians need to rely on other clinical and empirical data for such decision making...
- Psychopathy, treatment involvement, and subsequent violence among civil psychiatric patientsJennifer L Skeem
Department of Psychology, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada
Law Hum Behav 26:577-603. 2002..We interpret these results in light of prior research with offenders and analyze their implications for future research, policy, and practice...
- The use of housing as leverage to increase adherence to psychiatric treatment in the communityPamela Clark Robbins
Policy Research Associates, Inc, 345 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 33:226-36. 2006....
- Using a five-factor lens to explore the relation between personality traits and violence in psychiatric patientsJennifer L Skeem
Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7085, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 73:454-65. 2005..Because interpersonal and affective features of psychopathy are less important than basic traits of antagonism in postdicting violence, it may be appropriate to broaden focus in risk assessment to patients' basic personality traits...
- Perceived coercion at hospital admission and adherence to mental health treatment after dischargeSarah D Rain
Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:103-5. 2003..The authors concluded that perceived coercion neither increases nor decreases psychiatric inpatients' medication adherence or use of treatment services after discharge...
- Treatment engagement and violence risk in mental disordersEric B Elbogen
Duke University Medical Center, DUMC 3071, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Br J Psychiatry 189:354-60. 2006..However, relatively few studies have focused on understanding the connection between violence and dynamic, malleable variables such as a patient's level of treatment engagement...
- Involuntary psychiatric examinations for danger to others in Florida after the attacks of September 11, 2001Ralph A Catalano
Department of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley, 94720, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:858-62. 2005..This study tested the hypothesis that evaluations for involuntary psychiatric hospitalizations that were initiated by law enforcement personnel in Florida increased in the weeks after the attacks of September 11, 2001...
- The function of punishment in the "civil" commitment of sexually violent predatorsKevin M Carlsmith
Department of Psychology, Colgate University, 13 Oak Drive, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA
Behav Sci Law 25:437-48. 2007..Results are discussed in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Kansas v. Hendricks (1997) on the constitutionality of civil commitment laws for sexually violent predators...
- Alternative pathways to violence in persons with schizophrenia: the role of childhood antisocial behavior problemsJeffrey W Swanson
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, School of Medicine, 3071, Brightleaf Square, Suite 23 A, 905 West Main Street, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Law Hum Behav 32:228-40. 2008....
- From referral to disposition: case processing in seven mental health courtsHenry J Steadman
PRA Inc, Albany, NY 12054, USA
Behav Sci Law 23:215-26. 2005..In addition, the length of time from referral to diversion is much longer in these mental health courts than in other types of diversion programs. Implications of these findings are discussed...
- Comparison of antipsychotic medication effects on reducing violence in people with schizophreniaJeffrey W Swanson
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, 905 West Main Street, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Br J Psychiatry 193:37-43. 2008..Violence is an uncommon but significant problem associated with schizophrenia...
- Perceived dangerousness of children with mental health problems and support for coerced treatmentBernice A Pescosolido
Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 1020 E Kirkwood Ave, Ballantine Hall 744, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:619-25. 2007..This study examined the public's beliefs regarding the potential for harm to self and others and the public's willingness to invoke coercive or legal means to ensure treatment of children...