Robert L Trestman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Connecticut Health Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint DSM-5 and Personality Disorders: Where Did Axis II Go?
    Robert L Trestman
    Dr Trestman is Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry and Nursing, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 42:141-5. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Current and lifetime psychiatric illness among inmates not identified as acutely mentally ill at intake in Connecticut's jails
    Robert L Trestman
    Center for Correctional Mental Health Services Research, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 5386, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:490-500. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The treatment of personality-disordered offenders in Germany
    Robert L Trestman
    Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:229-34. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Recidivism rates among mentally ill inmates: impact of the Connecticut Offender Reentry Program
    Karen L Kesten
    Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    J Correct Health Care 18:20-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Validation of a brief screening instrument for identifying psychiatric disorders among newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, MC1410, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:842-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Treatment of impulsive aggression in correctional settings
    Deborah Shelton
    School of Nursing, Division of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 5386, USA
    Behav Sci Law 27:787-800. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a brief mental health screening instrument for newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Assessment 14:279-99. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric use and utility of divalproex sodium in Connecticut prisons
    Jayesh Kamath
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 10 Talcott Notch Road, East Lobby, Third Floor, Farmington, CT 06030 6415, USA
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 52:358-70. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the efficacy of meditation techniques as treatments for medical illness
    Albert J Arias
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Medical School, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:817-32. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of anxiety, depression and alcohol use disorders to persistent high utilization and potentially problematic under-utilization of primary medical care
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry, MC1410, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:1618-25. 2005

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint DSM-5 and Personality Disorders: Where Did Axis II Go?
    Robert L Trestman
    Dr Trestman is Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry and Nursing, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 42:141-5. 2014
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Current and lifetime psychiatric illness among inmates not identified as acutely mentally ill at intake in Connecticut's jails
    Robert L Trestman
    Center for Correctional Mental Health Services Research, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 5386, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:490-500. 2007
    ..This study reinforces the need for appropriate screening and referral for treatment at intake into jail...
  3. ncbi request reprint The treatment of personality-disordered offenders in Germany
    Robert L Trestman
    Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:229-34. 2007
    ..Current treatment approaches and programs are described. Research initiatives and future directions for the system, and comparisons with the system in the United States conclude the article...
  4. doi request reprint Recidivism rates among mentally ill inmates: impact of the Connecticut Offender Reentry Program
    Karen L Kesten
    Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    J Correct Health Care 18:20-8. 2012
    ..A distinctly smaller percentage of CORP participants were recidivistic, indicating support for specialized reentry programs...
  5. doi request reprint Validation of a brief screening instrument for identifying psychiatric disorders among newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, MC1410, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:842-6. 2009
    ..This study sought to cross-validate a brief mental healthscreening instrument for newly incarcerated adults with undetected psychiatric impairment...
  6. doi request reprint Treatment of impulsive aggression in correctional settings
    Deborah Shelton
    School of Nursing, Division of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 5386, USA
    Behav Sci Law 27:787-800. 2009
    ..This article reports the implementation of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy-Corrections Modified (DBT-CM) for difficult to manage, impulsive and/or aggressive correctional populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a brief mental health screening instrument for newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Assessment 14:279-99. 2007
    ..Analyses of internal consistency, interrater, and retest reliability and convergent, discriminant, and criterion validity supported the psychometric status of the CMHS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric use and utility of divalproex sodium in Connecticut prisons
    Jayesh Kamath
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 10 Talcott Notch Road, East Lobby, Third Floor, Farmington, CT 06030 6415, USA
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 52:358-70. 2008
    ..001). The impulsive/aggressive subgroup was the only nonbipolar subgroup in which DVX yielded clinical benefit. This symptom-driven use of DVX is associated with clinical improvement when impulsive aggression is the target symptom...
  9. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the efficacy of meditation techniques as treatments for medical illness
    Albert J Arias
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Medical School, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 12:817-32. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of anxiety, depression and alcohol use disorders to persistent high utilization and potentially problematic under-utilization of primary medical care
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry, MC1410, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:1618-25. 2005
    ..Alcohol use disorders may be under-treated in primary care due to inconsistent attendance, few visits, and low complexity services...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prospective association of anxiety, depressive, and addictive disorders with high utilization of primary, specialty and emergency medical care
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Ave MC 1410, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:2145-8. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Commentary: toward an improved understanding of administrative segregation
    Robert H Berger
    University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 41:61-4. 2013
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Conducting research in corrections: challenges and solutions
    Sara Wakai
    Center for Correctional Mental Health Services Research, Department of Medicine MC6210, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06032, USA
    Behav Sci Law 27:743-52. 2009
    ..The authors illustrate the implementation of a study in a correctional system that uses these strategies...
  14. doi request reprint Comorbid mental illness and poor physical function among newly admitted inmates in Connecticut's jails
    Lisa C Barry
    1Center on Aging, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Correct Health Care 20:135-44. 2014
    ..Future research should determine whether poor physical function is associated with worse health-related outcomes among inmates with mental illness. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Management of psychiatric issues in patients with intellectual disability
    Robert L Trestman
    University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, USA
    Conn Med 68:495-8. 2004
    ..With greater attention now being paid to this population, continued improvement in the quality and capacity of service delivery is on the horizon...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and treatment of personality disorders in Dutch forensic mental health services
    Corine De Ruiter
    Department of Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:92-7. 2007
    ..Current treatment modalities are described. Research initiatives and future directions for the system are presented...
  17. doi request reprint Risk of incarceration between cohorts of veterans with and without mental illness discharged from inpatient units
    Steven K Erickson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:178-83. 2008
    ..Data were compared before and after the closure of over 80% of the Connecticut VA psychiatric inpatient beds in 1996...
  18. ncbi request reprint Neurobiologic function and temperament in subjects with personality disorders
    Vivian Mitropoulou
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:725-30. 2003
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Risperidone in the treatment of schizotypal personality disorder
    Harold W Koenigsberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10468, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:628-34. 2003
    ..In addition, if SPD patients respond to an antipsychotic medication, this will provide support for the notion of a commonality in treatment response between SPD and schizophrenia...

Research Grants1

  1. Mental Health Research Infrastructure in Corrections
    Robert Trestman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..TAU. RISP investigators will work with new investigators (including Psychiatry residents) to design subsequent dissemination research studies that will build upon the protocols and findings completed in the first funding period. ..