Brian Edward Perron

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of Salvia divinorum in a nationally representative sample
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:108-13. 2012
  2. pmc A survey of inhalant use disorders among delinquent youth: prevalence, clinical features, and latent structure of DSM-IV diagnostic criteria
    Matthew O Howard
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Tate Turner Kuralt Building, Campus Box 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:8. 2009
  3. doi request reprint A brief measure of perceived clinician support by patients with bipolar spectrum disorders
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:574-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Profiles of disability among adults with bipolar spectrum disorders
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:1125-34. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and burden of general medical conditions among adults with bipolar I disorder: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1407-15. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Racial/Ethnic group differences in bipolar symptomatology in a community sample of persons with bipolar I disorder
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:16-21. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in delays to treatment for substance use disorders: African Americans, Black Caribbeans and non-Hispanic whites
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 41:369-77. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Availability of outpatient substance use disorder treatment programs in the United States
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1097-111. 2010
  9. pmc Treatment guidelines for substance use disorders and serious mental illnesses: do they address co-occurring disorders?
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1262-78. 2010
  10. pmc Item response theory analysis of DSM-IV criteria for inhalant-use disorders in adolescents
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University Avenue, 3849, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1106, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:607-14. 2010

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. pmc Use of Salvia divinorum in a nationally representative sample
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:108-13. 2012
    ..Given that this psychoactive substance has a potential of misuse and abuse, further data regarding the clinical and psychosocial factors associated with use are needed...
  2. pmc A survey of inhalant use disorders among delinquent youth: prevalence, clinical features, and latent structure of DSM-IV diagnostic criteria
    Matthew O Howard
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Tate Turner Kuralt Building, Campus Box 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence, clinical features, and latent structure of DSM-IV IUDs in a state population of antisocial youth...
  3. doi request reprint A brief measure of perceived clinician support by patients with bipolar spectrum disorders
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:574-9. 2009
    ..Regular monitoring of provider support may provide useful when tailoring psychosocial treatment strategies, especially in routine care settings...
  4. doi request reprint Profiles of disability among adults with bipolar spectrum disorders
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:1125-34. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and burden of general medical conditions among adults with bipolar I disorder: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1407-15. 2009
    ..To examine the prevalence and burden of general medical conditions (GMCs) among a nationally representative sample of adults with bipolar I disorder...
  6. doi request reprint Racial/Ethnic group differences in bipolar symptomatology in a community sample of persons with bipolar I disorder
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:16-21. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in delays to treatment for substance use disorders: African Americans, Black Caribbeans and non-Hispanic whites
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 41:369-77. 2009
    ..In the multivariate analysis, race was not significantly associated with delays. However, comorbid anxiety disorders were found to be a consistent factor associated with a faster time to treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Availability of outpatient substance use disorder treatment programs in the United States
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1097-111. 2010
    ..Moderate correlations among area and population suggest that some states are more effective in locating SUD treatment programs than other states...
  9. pmc Treatment guidelines for substance use disorders and serious mental illnesses: do they address co-occurring disorders?
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1262-78. 2010
    ..None of the guidelines making recommendations for treatment of co-occurring disorders included outcomes that clearly targeted both substance use and mental health disorders. Limitations and implications of this study are noted...
  10. pmc Item response theory analysis of DSM-IV criteria for inhalant-use disorders in adolescents
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University Avenue, 3849, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1106, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:607-14. 2010
    ....
  11. pmc Patterns and correlates of drug-related ED visits: results from a national survey
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:704-10. 2011
    ..The goals of this study were to describe prevalence and correlates of drug-related ED visits...
  12. doi request reprint Service use and treatment barriers among inhalant users
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S UniversityAvenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 43:69-75. 2011
    ..These findings can help improve the service delivery system to provide effective treatments and reduce the risk of emergency department usage, which is among the most expensive and least effective ways to deal with substance abuse...
  13. pmc Inhalant withdrawal as a clinically significant feature of inhalant dependence disorder
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, United States
    Med Hypotheses 73:935-7. 2009
    ..This hypothesis needs rigorous evaluation to ensure the diagnostic validity of inhalant use disorders...
  14. doi request reprint Adolescent inhalant use, abuse and dependence
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Addiction 104:1185-92. 2009
    ..To compare adolescent inhalant users without DSM-IV inhalant use disorders (IUDs) to youth with IUDs (i.e. abuse or dependence) across demographic, psychosocial and clinical measures...
  15. doi request reprint Access to conventional mental health and medical care among users of complementary and alternative medicine with bipolar disorder
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:287-90. 2009
    ..Patients having non-Veterans Affairs insurance reported no differences in rates of CAM use. Overall, no discernable trends were observed to suggest that CAM use among this sample was associated with service access...
  16. pmc Perceived risk of harm and intentions of future inhalant use among adolescent inhalant users
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 97:185-9. 2008
    ..To identify predictors of perceived (a) risk of harm associated with inhalant use and (b) intention to use inhalants among adolescent inhalant users...
  17. ncbi request reprint Victimization among African-American adolescents in substance abuse treatment
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 40:67-75. 2008
    ..e., illegal activity, gang membership, multiple sex partners and unprotected sex). Service implications and recommendations for future research are provided...
  18. doi request reprint Modeling the mental health effects of victimization among homeless persons
    Brian Edward Perron
    Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, United States
    Soc Sci Med 67:1475-9. 2008
    ..These results underscore the complexity of the relationships between victimization and depression in homeless adults and the importance of addressing different types of victimization in homeless and mentally ill adults...
  19. ncbi request reprint Service needs of clients in outpatient substance-use disorder treatment: a latent class analysis
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University Avenue, Room 3849, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:449-53. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if there are common classes of service needs among clients in outpatient substance-use disorder treatment...
  20. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of traumatic brain injury among delinquent youths
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Crim Behav Ment Health 18:243-55. 2008
    ..Delinquent youth frequently exhibit high-risk behaviours that can result in serious injury. However, little is known about traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) and their correlates in this population...
  21. doi request reprint Prevalence, timing, and predictors of transitions from inhalant use to inhalant use disorders
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 100:277-84. 2009
    ..This investigation examined the prevalence, timing, and predictors of transitions from inhalant use to formal I-SUDs among inhalant users within a nationally representative sample...
  22. doi request reprint Endemic asthma inhaler abuse among antisocial adolescents
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 South University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:22-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the prevalence, correlates and consequences of asthma inhaler misuse among antisocial youth...
  23. pmc Differences in service utilization and barriers among Blacks, Hispanics, and Whites with drug use disorders
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S, University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 4:3. 2009
    ..The purpose of the current study was to explore the role of race and ethnicity in service utilization...
  24. pmc The influence of legal coercion on dropout from substance abuse treatment: results from a national survey
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:123-31. 2008
    ..However, the differential effects across treatment conditions must be carefully considered when using coercion to involve individuals in treatment...
  25. pmc Inhalant use, inhalant-use disorders, and antisocial behavior: findings from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)
    Matthew O Howard
    School of Social Work, Tate Turner Kuralt Building, Campus Box 3550, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3550, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:201-9. 2010
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Perceived treatment effectiveness, medication compliance, and complementary and alternative medicine use among veterans with bipolar disorder
    Christopher N Jarman
    School of Social Work, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:251-5. 2010
    ..This study tested whether CAM use is associated with perceived effectiveness of conventional treatment (i.e., psychotropic medication and psychotherapy) and medication compliance among persons with bipolar disorder...
  27. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine for mental disorders among African Americans, black Caribbeans, and whites
    Amanda T Woodward
    School of Social Work, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1342-9. 2009
    ..This study examined racial and ethnic differences in the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for the treatment of mental and substance use disorders...
  28. doi request reprint Co-occurring conditions and health-related quality of life in patients with bipolar disorder
    Amy M Kilbourne
    VA Ann Arbor Health Services Research and Development and National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:894-900. 2009
    ....
  29. pmc Sleep disturbance as a universal risk factor for relapse in addictions to psychoactive substances
    Kirk J Brower
    University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry, SPC 5740, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2700, USA
    Med Hypotheses 74:928-33. 2010
    ..A conceptual framework is also presented to articulate causal mechanisms. The paper concludes with implications for research and practice...
  30. pmc Prevalence and correlates of withdrawal-related insomnia among adults with alcohol dependence: results from a national survey
    Kirk J Brower
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Addict 19:238-44. 2010
    ..Because of its relatively frequent prevalence and association with relapse, assessment and treatment of AWD-related insomnia should be routinely considered in clinical settings...
  31. pmc Service use and barriers to care among heroin users: results from a national survey
    Orion Mowbray
    The University of Michigan School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:305-10. 2010
    ..While effective treatments exist, barriers to services persist. Understanding service use and barriers to treatment can structure treatment practice and target interventions for those who are most at risk...
  32. doi request reprint Use of clergy services among individuals seeking treatment for alcohol use problems
    Amy S B Bohnert
    VA National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Am J Addict 19:345-51. 2010
    ..Clergy may benefit from training to identify alcohol use problems and serve an important role in making treatment referrals...
  33. ncbi request reprint Reasons for using inhalants: evidence for discrete classes in a sample of incarcerated adolescents
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:450-5. 2008
    ..Results indicate heterogeneity for reasons for use of inhalants and associated psychological distress. Findings may provide clues to future taxonomic development of inhalant abuse phenomena and prevention...
  34. doi request reprint Psychiatric correlates of bullying in the United States: findings from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:183-95. 2010
    ..Prevention and treatment targeting bullying behaviors, comorbid conditions, and their precursors could potentially reduce the prevalence and consequences of bullying...
  35. pmc Nitrous oxide inhalation among adolescents: prevalence, correlates, and co-occurrence with volatile solvent inhalation
    Eric L Garland
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 41:337-47. 2009
    ..NO+VS users were at high risk for behavioral and emotional problems. Screening and interventions for NO and VS inhalant use should be implemented in juvenile justice facilities...
  36. doi request reprint Self-help groups and mental health/substance use agencies: the benefits of organizational exchange
    Thomas Powell
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, South University Avenue, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:315-29. 2010
    ..g., board, practitioner, and client units. Institutional theory is used to frame joint agency/self-help initiatives to promote community acceptance of self-help groups, which in turn may enhance the credibility of the professional agency...
  37. pmc Variations in social contexts and their effect on adolescent inhalant use: a latent profile investigation
    Michael G Vaughn
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work and Center on Education and Drug Abuse Research, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:129-33. 2007
    ..Results indicate heterogeneity in contextual effects on inhalant use and suggest that follow-up studies should examine the role that susceptibility and exposure to contextual effects has on inhalant use...