Timothy Trull

Summary

Affiliation: University of Missouri
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality disorder and substance use disorders: a review and integration
    T J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 20:235-53. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Categorical and dimensional models of personality disorder
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:355-80. 2005
  3. pmc Dimensional models of personality: the five-factor model and the DSM-5
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 15:135-46. 2013
  4. pmc The structure of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th edition, text revision) personality disorder symptoms in a large national sample
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Midwestern Alcoholism Research Center, University of Missouri Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Personal Disord 3:355-69. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Ambulatory assessment
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211 1350, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 9:151-76. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The Five-Factor Model of personality disorder and DSM-5
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers 80:1697-720. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Expanding the aperture of psychological assessment: introduction to the special section on innovative clinical assessment technologies and methods
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:1-3. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Affective instability: measuring a core feature of borderline personality disorder with ecological momentary assessment
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:647-61. 2008
  9. pmc Clinical assessment of affective instability: comparing EMA indices, questionnaire reports, and retrospective recall
    Marika B Solhan
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Colubmia, MO 5211, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:425-36. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Using experience sampling methods/ecological momentary assessment (ESM/EMA) in clinical assessment and clinical research: introduction to the special section
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:457-62. 2009

Research Grants

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality disorder and substance use disorders: a review and integration
    T J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 20:235-53. 2000
    ..Finally, we present our conceptualization of the relations and interactions of the major factors influencing the development of BPD and contributing to the comorbidity between BPD and SUDs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Categorical and dimensional models of personality disorder
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:355-80. 2005
    ..Finally, we discuss how dimensional approaches might be integrated into the diagnostic system, as well as some of the major issues that must be addressed in order for dimensional approaches to gain wide acceptance...
  3. pmc Dimensional models of personality: the five-factor model and the DSM-5
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 15:135-46. 2013
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  4. pmc The structure of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th edition, text revision) personality disorder symptoms in a large national sample
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Midwestern Alcoholism Research Center, University of Missouri Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Personal Disord 3:355-69. 2012
    ..We discuss these findings in the context of previous studies that have examined the structure underlying the personality disorder criteria as well as the current proposals for DSM-5 personality disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Ambulatory assessment
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211 1350, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 9:151-76. 2013
    ..We conclude with a discussion of acceptability, compliance, privacy, and ethical issues...
  6. doi request reprint The Five-Factor Model of personality disorder and DSM-5
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers 80:1697-720. 2012
    ..I present the current version of this new model, compare it to the FFMPD, and discuss issues related to the implementation of the FFMPD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Expanding the aperture of psychological assessment: introduction to the special section on innovative clinical assessment technologies and methods
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:1-3. 2007
    ..Each article in this special section presents one or more assessment methods or techniques that are currently available and are showing some promise in clinical assessment...
  8. doi request reprint Affective instability: measuring a core feature of borderline personality disorder with ecological momentary assessment
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:647-61. 2008
    ..Further, results suggest the promise of electronic diaries for collecting data from individuals in their natural environment for purposes of clinical research and assessment...
  9. pmc Clinical assessment of affective instability: comparing EMA indices, questionnaire reports, and retrospective recall
    Marika B Solhan
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Colubmia, MO 5211, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:425-36. 2009
    ..Implications for clinical research and practice and possible applications of EMA methodology are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Using experience sampling methods/ecological momentary assessment (ESM/EMA) in clinical assessment and clinical research: introduction to the special section
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:457-62. 2009
    ..Finally, we discuss prospects, future challenges, and limitations of ESM/EMA...
  11. pmc Revised NESARC personality disorder diagnoses: gender, prevalence, and comorbidity with substance dependence disorders
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 24:412-26. 2010
    ..PD diagnoses were also associated with scores on dysfunction and impairment, perceived stress and less social support, lifetime history of suicide attempts, interpersonal difficulties, and problems with legal authorities...
  12. doi request reprint DSM-5 Borderline personality disorder: At the border between a dimensional and a categorical view
    Timothy J Trull
    University of Missouri, Columbia, 65211, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 13:43-9. 2011
    ..Finally, we evaluate the current DSM-5 proposal for diagnosing BPD-one that ostensibly combines a categorical and dimensional perspective-in light of these findings...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dimensional models of personality disorder: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Fifth Edition and beyond
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Missouri 65211, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:52-6. 2007
    ..This review is timely and relevant, given the upcoming revision of DSM (DSM-V)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dimensional models of personality disorder: coverage and cutoffs
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, 106C McAlester Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:262-82. 2005
    ..A proposal for developing a dimensionally based diagnostic system for personality disorders incorporating these higher-order traits is offered...
  15. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality disorder from the perspective of general personality functioning
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:193-202. 2003
    ..Findings support the hypothesis that BPD is a maladaptive variant of FFM personality traits...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic efficiency of the Iowa personality disorder screen items in a nonclinical sample
    T J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 15:351-7. 2001
    ..Combined with the findings of Langbehn et al. (1999), these results suggest that the IPDS may be useful as a screening measure for personality disorder in both clinical and nonclinical populations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, tobacco, and drug use disorders and personality disorder symptoms
    Timothy J Trull
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 12:65-75. 2004
    ..e., tobacco dependence and drug use diagnoses) and personality disorder symptoms. Overall, these results suggest that personality disorder symptoms predict unique variance in SUDs that reflect maladaptive aspects of personality traits...
  18. ncbi request reprint Structural relations between borderline personality disorder features and putative etiological correlates
    T J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:471-81. 2001
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  19. ncbi request reprint A structured interview for the assessment of the Five-Factor Model of personality: facet-level relations to the axis II personality disorders
    T J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Pers 69:175-98. 2001
    ..Further, many of these associations held even after controlling for comorbid personality disorder symptoms. These findings may help inform conceptualizations of the personality disorders, as well as etiological theories and treatment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Relationships of borderline features to parental mental illness, childhood abuse, Axis I disorder, and current functioning
    T J Trull
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 15:19-32. 2001
    ..Borderline features accounted for significant variance in current functioning beyond what was accounted for by other predictors; borderline scores mediated the relations between lifetime Axis I disorder and current functioning...
  21. ncbi request reprint The role of affective instability and impulsivity in predicting future BPD features
    Sarah L Tragesser
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 21:603-14. 2007
    ..These results are consistent with Linehan's theory (1993) that emotional dysregulation drives the other BPD symptoms...
  22. doi request reprint Analysis of affective instability in ecological momentary assessment: Indices using successive difference and group comparison via multilevel modeling
    Seungmin Jahng
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Methods 13:354-75. 2008
    ..Versions of MSSD and PAC that adjust for randomly elapsed time interval between assessments are also presented...
  23. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of evaluative personality terms: a comparison of the big seven and five-factor model in predicting psychopathology
    Christine Durrett
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Assess 17:359-68. 2005
    ..Some predicted associations between self-evaluation and psychopathology were not found, and unanticipated associations emerged. These findings are discussed regarding the utility of evaluative terms in clinical assessment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Substance use disorder and personality disorder
    Kenneth J Sher
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia and the Missouri Alcoholism Research Center at the University of Missouri Columbia, 200 South Seventh Street, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 4:25-9. 2002
    ..Although most attention on comorbidity between PDs and SUDs has focused on ASPD and BPD, it is also clear that other PDs (in particular, avoidant PD and paranoid PD) are prevalent among those suffering from SUDs...
  25. pmc Drinking motives as mediators in the relation between personality disorder symptoms and alcohol use disorder
    Sarah L Tragesser
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University, 2710 University Drive, Richland, WA 99354, USA
    J Pers Disord 22:525-37. 2008
    ..Results suggest that enhancement motives may be especially important in understanding the relation between Cluster B personality disorders and AUDs...
  26. ncbi request reprint Retrospective measures of childhood abuse: concurrent validity and reliability in a nonclinical sample with borderline features
    Christine Durrett
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:178-92. 2004
    ..The test-retest reliability in childhood abuse reports was moderate. Taken together, these results suggest that interview and questionnaire reports of childhood abuse are roughly equivalent...
  27. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality features predict alcohol use problems
    Stephanie D Stepp
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:711-22. 2005
    ..In addition, the BPD subscale that assesses impulsivity was found to be significantly associated with alcohol use problems once all predictors were entered into the model...
  28. ncbi request reprint Assessing clients in their natural environments with electronic diaries: rationale, benefits, limitations, and barriers
    Thomas M Piasecki
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:25-43. 2007
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  29. pmc Personality disorder symptoms, drinking motives, and alcohol use and consequences: cross-sectional and prospective mediation
    Sarah L Tragesser
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:282-92. 2007
    ..Although coping motives mediated the relation between Cluster B symptoms and drinking consequences and dependence features cross-sectionally, prospective effects were limited to indirect effects through Time 1...
  30. ncbi request reprint Attachment, parental bonding and borderline personality disorder features in young adults
    Angela D Nickell
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 16:148-59. 2002
    ..Although relatively modest, these relations suggest that bonding and attachment constructs might be considered in comprehensive etiological models of borderline personality disorder...
  31. ncbi request reprint DAPP-BQ: factor structure and relations to personality disorder symptoms in a non-clinical sample
    Courtney L Bagge
    University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 17:19-32. 2003
    ..Finally, regression analyses revealed that specific DAPP-BQ traits accounted for variance in individual personality disorder scores above and beyond comorbid personality disorder symptoms...
  32. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality disorder features and utilization of treatment over two years
    Courtney L Bagge
    University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:420-39. 2005
    ..The borderline feature most strongly associated with treatment utilization was affective instability...
  33. ncbi request reprint Plate tectonics in the classification of personality disorder: shifting to a dimensional model
    Thomas A Widiger
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Am Psychol 62:71-83. 2007
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  34. pmc The effect of dialectical behavior therapy skills use on borderline personality disorder features
    Stephanie D Stepp
    University of Missouri Columbia, USA
    J Pers Disord 22:549-63. 2008
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  35. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality disorder features predict negative outcomes 2 years later
    Courtney Bagge
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:279-88. 2004
    ..Therefore, these may be especially important features to target in interventions for BPD...
  36. ncbi request reprint A simplistic understanding of the five-factor model
    Thomas A Widiger
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1550-1; author reply 1551. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Personality, health and lifestyle in a questionnaire family study: a comparison between highly cooperative and less cooperative families
    Marijn A Distel
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:348-53. 2007
    ..001). However, the absolute difference in mean scores is very small, less than 1 point for a scale ranging from 0 to 72. In conclusion, survey data on personality, health and lifestyle are relatively unbiased with respect to nonresponse...

Research Grants6

  1. DEVELOPMENT OF BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER FEATURES
    Timothy Trull; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. Characterizing Affective Instability Using EMA
    Timothy Trull; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....