Dace S Svikis
Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
- Caffeine dependence in combination with a family history of alcoholism as a predictor of continued use of caffeine during pregnancyDace S Svikis
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1101 East Marshall St, Sanger Hall, Room 11 028, Box 980343, Richmond, VA 23298 0343, USA
Am J Psychiatry 162:2344-51. 2005..The purpose of the study was to examine whether caffeine dependence and a family history of alcoholism are associated with continued use of caffeine during pregnancy...
- Behavioral strategies to improve treatment participation and retention by pregnant drug-dependent womenDace S Svikis
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
Subst Use Misuse 42:1527-35. 2007..They appear ineffective, however, for improving early residential treatment participation and retention, suggesting other variables (e.g., psychiatric comorbidity) may be operating during the first 24-48 hours post treatment admission...
- Screening and prevention of alcohol and drug use disorders in womenDace S Svikis
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, PO Box 980343, MCV Campus, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 30:447-68. 2003..New strategies are needed to enhance practitioner feelings of self-efficacy about their ability to identify and intervene early in the progression from alcohol use to abuse to dependence...
- History of physical abuse and periconceptional drinking in pregnant womenAnika A H Alvanzo
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0306, USA
Subst Use Misuse 43:1098-109. 2008..Study findings support the need for assessment of abuse history as a potential risk factor for alcohol use in pregnant women...
- Alcohol abuse risk factors and psychiatric disorders in pregnant women with a history of infertilityNicole W Karjane
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0034, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1623-7. 2008..To determine if a history of infertility is associated with alcohol abuse risk factors, depression, and other psychiatric disorders...
- Premenstrual symptomatology, alcohol consumption, and family history of alcoholism in women with premenstrual syndromeDace S Svikis
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Stud Alcohol 67:833-6. 2006..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship among family history of alcoholism (FH), premenstrual syndrome (PMS) symptoms, and alcohol consumption in women with a PMS diagnosis...
- Randomized multi-site trial of the Job Seekers' Workshop in patients with substance use disordersDace S Svikis
Department of Psychology, AWHARE Addiction and Women s Health Advancing Research and Evaluation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Old City Hall, Room 350A, 1001 East Broad Street, PO Box 980343, Richmond, VA 23298 0343, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 120:55-64. 2012..The purpose of this multi-site clinical trial was to evaluate the Job Seekers' Workshop (JSW), a three session, manualized program designed to train patients in the skills needed to find and secure a job...
- Treatment of cocaine abuse during pregnancy: translating research to clinical practiceLynn Hull
Virginia Commonwealth University, Institute for Drug and Alcohol Studies, AWHARE Addiction and Women s Health Advancing Research and Evaluation Program, Old City Hall, Richmond, VA 23298 0343, USA
Curr Psychiatry Rep 12:454-61. 2010....
- The comorbidity of substance abuse and depressive symptoms in Costa Rican adolescentsPatricia Obando
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, 612 North Lombardy Street P O Box 843033, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 76:37-44. 2004..This study provides a unique cross-cultural perspective on the comorbidity of depression and substance use among youth, and allows for comparative analyses between community and clinical-based participants...
- Assessing maternal perceptions of harmful effects of drug use during pregnancyBridget L Perry
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
J Addict Dis 22:1-9. 2003..Results of the present study suggest drug-using women may benefit from additional education about harmful effects of drug use...
- Drug use during pregnancy: validating the Drug Abuse Screening Test against physiological measuresEmily R Grekin
Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 24:719-23. 2010..Findings suggest that brief drug use screeners may have limited utility for pregnant women and that efforts to facilitate disclosure via reassurance and anonymity are unlikely to be sufficient in this population...
- Premenstrual symptomatology and alcohol consumption in college womenBridget L Perry
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
J Stud Alcohol 65:464-8. 2004..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between premenstrual symptomatology and alcohol consumption in a sample of college women...
- Treatment compliance in patients with comorbid psychiatric and substance use disordersDiane M Herbeck
University of California Los Angeles Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
Am J Addict 14:195-207. 2005..Both clinical and non-clinical factors appear to be associated with treatment compliance problems. Understanding these factors and targeting treatment interventions may improve treatment compliance and patient outcomes...
- Patient compliance and maternal/infant outcomes in pregnant drug-using womenHendree E Jones
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Subst Use Misuse 37:1411-22. 2002..These data support an association between treatment compliance and birth outcomes, and highlight the need to develop strategies for improving compliance with such interventions...
- Motivational enhancement therapy for nicotine dependence in methadone-maintained pregnant womenNancy A Haug
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 18:289-92. 2004..Intensive treatment for nicotine dependence, environmental interventions, and innovative harm reduction strategies are recommended to address the barriers to quitting observed in this population of pregnant women...
- Identifying pregnant women at risk for early attrition from substance abuse treatmentWendy B Kissin
Westat, Rockville, MD, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 27:31-8. 2004..Interventions are needed to target pregnant clients most at risk for early treatment attrition...
- Comparing homeless and domiciled pregnant substance dependent women on psychosocial characteristics and treatment outcomesMichelle Tuten
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 69:95-9. 2003..Treatment retention was poorer for homeless than domiciled pregnant women. Results suggest that treatment should address the housing needs of pregnant drug abusers as well as their related social and psychiatric problems...
- Demographic and practice characteristics of psychiatrists who primarily treat patients with substance use disordersIvan D Montoya
Division of Treatment Research and Development, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Am J Addict 12:181-92. 2003..The implications of these findings for psychiatry training programs and policy makers will be discussed...
- Effectiveness of child case management services for offspring of drug-dependent womenLauren M Jansson
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The Center for Addiction and Pregnancy, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
Subst Use Misuse 38:1933-52. 2003..Study findings support clinical and economic efficacy of this model of care...
- Partner violence impacts the psychosocial and psychiatric status of pregnant, drug-dependent womenMichelle Tuten
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Addict Behav 29:1029-34. 2004..Results suggest that treatment should address the women's relationships with their partners, especially when substance abuse and violence issues are present...
- The impact of managed care on drug-dependent pregnant and postpartum women and their childrenLauren M Jansson
School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Subst Use Misuse 42:961-74. 2007..While these data are correlational and need to be interpreted with caution, they suggest poorer outcomes for drug-exposed children under MC and invite further study of short- and long-term consequences of such change...
- Computer-based brief intervention a randomized trial with postpartum womenSteven J Ondersma
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48207, USA
Am J Prev Med 32:231-8. 2007..Implementation of brief interventions with this population may be greatly facilitated by computer-based interventions...
- Computer-based brief motivational intervention for perinatal drug useSteven J Ondersma
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 28:305-12. 2005..49). These preliminary results are encouraging and suggest that further work in this area is warranted...