Benjamin W Van Voorhees

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in vulnerability factors for depressive episodes in African American and European American adolescents
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1255-67. 2009
  2. pmc Predicting future risk of depressive episode in adolescents: the Chicago Adolescent Depression Risk Assessment (CADRA)
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:503-11. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Protective and vulnerability factors predicting new-onset depressive episode in a representative of U.S. adolescents
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:605-16. 2008
  4. pmc Internet-based depression prevention over the life course: a call for behavioral vaccines
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 34:167-83. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Reducing health disparities in depressive disorders outcomes between non-Hispanic Whites and ethnic minorities: a call for pragmatic strategies over the life course
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:157S-94S. 2007
  6. pmc Beliefs and attitudes associated with the intention to not accept the diagnosis of depression among young adults
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:38-46. 2005
  7. pmc Internal versus external motivation in referral of primary care patients with depression to an internet support group: randomized controlled trial
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Pediatrics Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e42. 2013
  8. doi request reprint From prototype to product: development of a primary care/internet based depression prevention intervention for adolescents (CATCH-IT)
    Josephine Landback
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Blvd, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:349-54. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Adolescent and parent experiences with a primary care/Internet-based depression prevention intervention (CATCH-IT)
    Chidubem Iloabachie
    Section of General Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:543-55. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of an Internet-based depression prevention program for adolescents (Project CATCH-IT) in primary care: 12-week outcomes
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:23-37. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Primary Care-Based Depression Prevention for Adolescents
    BENJAMIN VAN VOORHEES; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in vulnerability factors for depressive episodes in African American and European American adolescents
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:1255-67. 2009
    ..Although intervention tailoring could lower the burden of adolescent depression, few studies have examined differences in vulnerability factors between African American and European American youth...
  2. pmc Predicting future risk of depressive episode in adolescents: the Chicago Adolescent Depression Risk Assessment (CADRA)
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ann Fam Med 6:503-11. 2008
    ..A risk prediction index, similar to those used for other disorders, such as cardiovascular disease, would facilitate depression prevention by identifying those who would benefit most from preventative measures in primary care settings...
  3. doi request reprint Protective and vulnerability factors predicting new-onset depressive episode in a representative of U.S. adolescents
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:605-16. 2008
    ..Depressive episodes cause considerable morbidity and mortality in adolescents. We sought to identify factors predicting new onset depressive episode in a representative sample of U.S. adolescents...
  4. pmc Internet-based depression prevention over the life course: a call for behavioral vaccines
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 34:167-83. 2011
    ..This article reviews the literature on Internet-based depression prevention programs using this behavioral vaccine development model, reviewing literature relevant to each component of the model in turn...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reducing health disparities in depressive disorders outcomes between non-Hispanic Whites and ethnic minorities: a call for pragmatic strategies over the life course
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:157S-94S. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Beliefs and attitudes associated with the intention to not accept the diagnosis of depression among young adults
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:38-46. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc Internal versus external motivation in referral of primary care patients with depression to an internet support group: randomized controlled trial
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Pediatrics Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e42. 2013
    ..We do not know whether primary care patients will accept referral to such websites nor do we know which methods of referral would be most effective...
  8. doi request reprint From prototype to product: development of a primary care/internet based depression prevention intervention for adolescents (CATCH-IT)
    Josephine Landback
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Blvd, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:349-54. 2009
    ..We know of no other similar interventions developed for the prevention of depression in youth that is potentially universally available at low cost and that utilizes existing systems of healthcare providers...
  9. doi request reprint Adolescent and parent experiences with a primary care/Internet-based depression prevention intervention (CATCH-IT)
    Chidubem Iloabachie
    Section of General Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:543-55. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of an Internet-based depression prevention program for adolescents (Project CATCH-IT) in primary care: 12-week outcomes
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:23-37. 2009
    ..The authors conducted a randomized controlled trial comparing primary care physician motivational interview (MI, 5-10 minutes) + Internet program versus brief advice (BA, 1-2 minutes) + Internet program...
  11. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and illness factors associated with low perceived need for depression treatment among young adults
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 20007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:746-54. 2006
    ..We do not yet fully understand how low perceived need for treatment leads many young adults to not seek care for their depression...
  12. pmc Randomized Clinical Trial of a Primary Care Internet-based Intervention to Prevent Adolescent Depression: One-year Outcomes
    Alexandria Saulsberry
    Section of General Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine and Education, Children s Hospital of the University of Illinois, College of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:106-17. 2013
    ..This phase II clinical trial compares two forms of primary care provider (PCP) engagement (motivational interview [MI] and brief advice [BA]) for adolescents using the Internet program...
  13. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward depression among a sample of Muslim adolescents in the Midwestern United States
    Zubeir Haroun
    Section of General Internal Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:293-301. 2011
    ..Little is known about how Muslim youth in non-Muslim countries perceive depression and its treatment and prevention...
  14. pmc Telemental health and web-based applications in children and adolescents
    Christopher P Siemer
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 20:135-53. 2011
    ..Internet interventions showed a range of approaches toward engaging children and incorporating parents and peers into the learning process...
  15. ncbi request reprint Using population attributable risk to help target preventive interventions for adolescent depression
    Karin Vander Ploeg Booth
    Section of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 20:307-19. 2008
    ..Population attributable risk (PAR) can provide an estimate of the incidence reduction that would occur if a particular factor were removed...
  16. pmc Development and process evaluation of a primary care internet-based intervention to prevent depression in emerging adults
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Department of Medicine and the Department of Pediatrics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 9:346-55. 2007
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Adaptation of an internet-based depression prevention intervention for Chinese adolescents: from "CATCH-IT" to "grasp the opportunity"
    Kunmi Sobowale
    The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 25:127-37. 2013
    ..This paper evaluates qualitative data from consultations to develop a revised intervention of CATCH-IT for Hong Kong youth...
  18. pmc A qualitative exploration of depression in emerging adulthood: disorder, development, and social context
    Sachiko A Kuwabara
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:317-24. 2007
    ..One in four emerging adults will experience a depressive episode between the ages of 18-25. We examined the lived experience of emerging adults with a focus on their treatment seeking, development and the social context of their illness...
  19. ncbi request reprint Managed care organizational complexity and access to high-quality mental health services: perspective of U.S. primary care physicians
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:149-57. 2003
    ..PCPs who interact with a large number of managed care plans and different administrative models may have the most difficulty in obtaining high-quality mental health services for their patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and preferences for depression treatment
    Jane L Givens
    Geriatrics Division, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:182-91. 2007
    ..The objective of this work was to describe ethnic differences in attitudes toward depression, depression treatment, stigma and preferences for depression treatment (counseling vs. medication)...
  21. pmc Primary care patients with depression are less accepting of treatment than those seen by mental health specialists
    Benjamin W Van Voorhees
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:991-1000. 2003
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. Primary Care-Based Depression Prevention for Adolescents
    BENJAMIN VAN VOORHEES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These results will lead directly to an RO-1 application. ..