Monnica Williams

Summary

Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of symptom dimensions on outcome for exposure and ritual prevention therapy in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 3535 Market Street, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 28:553-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Validation of the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Severity Scale in African Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, 3535 Market Street, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatry Res 209:214-21. 2013
  3. pmc The role of ethnic identity in symptoms of anxiety and depression in African Americans
    Monnica Terwilliger Williams
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Center for Mental Health Disparities, University of Louisville, 2301 South Third Street, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Psychiatry Res 199:31-6. 2012
  4. pmc Barriers to treatment among African Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    University of Louisville, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Louisville, KY 40292, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 26:555-63. 2012
  5. pmc Recruitment of a hidden population: African Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, 19104, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:67-75. 2012
  6. pmc Race-specific associations between trauma cognitions and symptoms of alcohol dependence in individuals with comorbid PTSD and alcohol dependence
    Monnica Williams
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Addict Behav 37:47-52. 2012
  7. pmc Gender-specific associations between trauma cognitions, alcohol cravings, and alcohol-related consequences in individuals with comorbid PTSD and alcohol dependence
    Nuwan Jayawickreme
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:13-9. 2012
  8. pmc Minority participation in randomized controlled trials for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica Williams
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 24:171-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of symptom dimensions on outcome for exposure and ritual prevention therapy in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 3535 Market Street, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 28:553-8. 2014
    ..The behavioral treatment with the most empirical support is exposure and ritual prevention (EX/RP). This study examined the impact of symptom dimensions on EX/RP outcomes in OCD patients...
  2. doi request reprint Validation of the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Severity Scale in African Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    University of Pennsylvania, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, 3535 Market Street, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatry Res 209:214-21. 2013
    ..A linear regression was conducted, predicting CGI from the three factors of the Y-BOCS and the MEIM, and the model was significant. The Y-BOCS appears to be a valid measure for African American populations. ..
  3. pmc The role of ethnic identity in symptoms of anxiety and depression in African Americans
    Monnica Terwilliger Williams
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Center for Mental Health Disparities, University of Louisville, 2301 South Third Street, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Psychiatry Res 199:31-6. 2012
    ..An Afrocentric perspective may also contribute to reduced anxiety due to a greater emphasis on a present versus future-oriented worldview. Clinical implications and directions for future research are discussed...
  4. pmc Barriers to treatment among African Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    University of Louisville, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Louisville, KY 40292, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 26:555-63. 2012
    ..Suggestions for overcoming barriers are presented, including community education, affordable treatment options, and increasing cultural competence among mental health providers...
  5. pmc Recruitment of a hidden population: African Americans with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica T Williams
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, 19104, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:67-75. 2012
    ..The authors conclude that, with focused efforts, there are many effective methods for recruiting African Americans with OCD. Guidelines for recruitment are discussed, with a focus on cultural considerations...
  6. pmc Race-specific associations between trauma cognitions and symptoms of alcohol dependence in individuals with comorbid PTSD and alcohol dependence
    Monnica Williams
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Addict Behav 37:47-52. 2012
    ..Additional relationships between ethnic identification and trauma-related cognitions are described and theoretical and clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  7. pmc Gender-specific associations between trauma cognitions, alcohol cravings, and alcohol-related consequences in individuals with comorbid PTSD and alcohol dependence
    Nuwan Jayawickreme
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:13-9. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that for individuals with comorbid PTSD and AD, psychotherapeutic interventions that focus on reducing trauma-related cognitions are likely to reduce alcohol cravings in men and relational problems in women...
  8. pmc Minority participation in randomized controlled trials for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Monnica Williams
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 24:171-7. 2010
    ..Therefore, it is not known if empirically validated treatments are effective for these groups. Recommendations for improving recruitment of minorities for future studies are discussed...