KELLY ROHAN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vermont
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy vs. light therapy for preventing winter depression recurrence: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Trials 14:82. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Cognitive vulnerability in moderate, mild, and low seasonality
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, 2 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:961-70. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Winter depression recurrence one year after cognitive-behavioral therapy, light therapy, or combination treatment
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, 2 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Behav Ther 40:225-38. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy, light therapy, and their combination for seasonal affective disorder
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:489-500. 2007
  5. pmc Premenstrual distress predicts panic-relevant responding to a CO2 challenge among young adult females
    Yael I Nillni
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 24:416-22. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Estimating health utilities and quality adjusted life years in seasonal affective disorder research
    Michael C Freed
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Affect Disord 100:83-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Seasonal trends in depressive problems among United States children and adolescents: a representative population survey
    Yael I Nillni
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Psychiatry Res 170:224-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral factors in seasonal affective disorder
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Maine, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:22-30. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy, light therapy, and their combination in treating seasonal affective disorder
    Kelly J Rohan
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    J Affect Disord 80:273-83. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between seasonal and premenstrual symptoms is continuous and is not fully accounted for by depressive symptoms
    Amy T Nguyen Portella
    American University, Washington, DC 20016 8062, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:833-7. 2006

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Publications15

  1. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy vs. light therapy for preventing winter depression recurrence: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Trials 14:82. 2013
    ..Time-limited alternative treatments with effects that endure beyond the cessation of acute treatment are needed to prevent the annual recurrence of SAD...
  2. doi request reprint Cognitive vulnerability in moderate, mild, and low seasonality
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, 2 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:961-70. 2011
    ..The findings support a possible cognitive mechanism of winter depression onset and/or maintenance unique to individuals with moderate, as opposed to mild, seasonality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Winter depression recurrence one year after cognitive-behavioral therapy, light therapy, or combination treatment
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, 2 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Behav Ther 40:225-38. 2009
    ..If these findings are replicated, CBT could represent a more effective, practical, and palatable approach to long-term SAD management than light therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy, light therapy, and their combination for seasonal affective disorder
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:489-500. 2007
    ..If replicated, CBT + LT's remission rate would represent a clinically meaningful improvement over the 53% observed across LT studies...
  5. pmc Premenstrual distress predicts panic-relevant responding to a CO2 challenge among young adult females
    Yael I Nillni
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 24:416-22. 2010
    ..These findings provide preliminary evidence that premenstrual symptoms may serve as a potential risk factor to experience more intense panic symptoms in response to perturbations in bodily sensations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Estimating health utilities and quality adjusted life years in seasonal affective disorder research
    Michael C Freed
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Affect Disord 100:83-9. 2007
    ..To date, QALYs have not been used to determine effectiveness of SAD treatments. Given the recurrent nature of SAD, QALYs, which weight quality of life with time, are an ideal SAD treatment outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Seasonal trends in depressive problems among United States children and adolescents: a representative population survey
    Yael I Nillni
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Psychiatry Res 170:224-8. 2009
    ..The overall lack of season-of-assessment differences and the finding of age as a moderator on only one of four outcomes suggest minimal seasonality effects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral factors in seasonal affective disorder
    Kelly J Rohan
    Department of Psychology, University of Maine, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:22-30. 2003
    ..These results suggest that the cognitive-behavioral factors related to nonseasonal depression may play a role in SAD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy, light therapy, and their combination in treating seasonal affective disorder
    Kelly J Rohan
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    J Affect Disord 80:273-83. 2004
    ..Because preliminary studies suggest that cognitive and behavioral factors are involved in SAD, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) warrants investigation as a possible treatment option...
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between seasonal and premenstrual symptoms is continuous and is not fully accounted for by depressive symptoms
    Amy T Nguyen Portella
    American University, Washington, DC 20016 8062, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:833-7. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Seasonal changes in sleep duration in African American and African college students living in Washington, D.C
    Janna Volkov
    District of Columbia Department of Mental Health and St Elizabeths Hospital, Residency Training Program, Washington, DC 20032, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:880-7. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Mood sensitivity to seasonal changes in African college students living in the greater Washington D.C. metropolitan area
    Alvaro Guzman
    Mood and Anxiety Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:584-91. 2007
    ..As Africans also had a greater rate of summer SAD, this argues against acclimatization to heat...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of anxiety level, coping styles, and cycle phase in menstrual distress
    Sandra T Sigmon
    University of Maine, 5742 Little Hall, Orono, ME 04469, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 18:177-91. 2004
    ..Results are discussed within a continuity model from high anxiety sensitivity to anxiety disorder for maladaptive coping and menstrual distress...
  14. pmc Mood-worsening with high-pollen-counts and seasonality: a preliminary report
    Alvaro Guzman
    Mood and Anxiety Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Affect Disord 101:269-74. 2007
    ..Since pollen is absent during winter, we specifically predicted that mood sensitivity to tree pollen will predict non-winter SAD but not winter SAD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variations in mood and behavior in Romanian postgraduate students
    Joseph J Soriano
    Mood and Anxiety Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:870-9. 2007
    ..Finding an increased rate of summer SAD in the minority of those with access to air conditioners was surprising and deserves replication...

Research Grants3

  1. Cognitive-Behavioral Approaches to Seasonal Depression
    KELLY ROHAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed studies will contribute to the development of CBT approaches to SAD and to understanding interactions between biological and psychological factors in SAD symptomatology. ..
  2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Vs. Light Therapy for Preventing SAD Recurrence
    KELLY ROHAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..depression severity, comorbidity); and complete or incomplete summer remission status in the interim. If successful, this work will develop a novel treatment with important public health implications for winter depression prevention. ..