Amy B Adler

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychological screening program overview
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Nachrichten Kaserne, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 167:853-61. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of deployment length and experience on the well-being of male and female soldiers
    Amy B Adler
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, USA
    J Occup Health Psychol 10:121-37. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Military hardiness as a buffer of psychological health on return from deployment
    Carol A Dolan
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, APO AE 09042, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 171:93-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Battlemind debriefing and battlemind training as early interventions with soldiers returning from iraq: Randomization by platoon
    Amy B Adler
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:928-40. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Effect of transition home from combat on risk-taking and health-related behaviors
    Amy B Adler
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg
    J Trauma Stress 24:381-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint A group randomized trial of critical incident stress debriefing provided to U.S. peacekeepers
    Amy B Adler
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 21:253-63. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A2 diagnostic criterion for combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Amy B Adler
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 21:301-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological screening procedures for deploying U.S. Forces
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 170:555-62. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Structured clinical interview guide for postdeployment psychological screening programs
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 173:411-21. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Morale as a moderator of the combat exposure-PTSD symptom relationship
    Thomas W Britt
    Division of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:94-101. 2013

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychological screening program overview
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Nachrichten Kaserne, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 167:853-61. 2002
    ..A summary of key findings from the screening program and a discussion of future research directions are provided...
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of deployment length and experience on the well-being of male and female soldiers
    Amy B Adler
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, USA
    J Occup Health Psychol 10:121-37. 2005
    ..The findings demonstrate the importance of considering the impact of exposure to long-term occupational stressors and confirm, in part, previous research that has demonstrated a different stress response pattern for men and women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Military hardiness as a buffer of psychological health on return from deployment
    Carol A Dolan
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, APO AE 09042, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 171:93-8. 2006
    ..Implications for training military hardiness and applications to other occupational settings are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Battlemind debriefing and battlemind training as early interventions with soldiers returning from iraq: Randomization by platoon
    Amy B Adler
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:928-40. 2009
    ..Findings demonstrate that brief early interventions have the potential to be effective with at-risk occupational groups...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of transition home from combat on risk-taking and health-related behaviors
    Amy B Adler
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg
    J Trauma Stress 24:381-9. 2011
    ..13, p = .001, whereas Anger/Alienation predicted more unhealthy habits, partial r = .09, p = .024. Results demonstrate the importance of broadening the conceptualization of adjustment in combat veterans...
  6. doi request reprint A group randomized trial of critical incident stress debriefing provided to U.S. peacekeepers
    Amy B Adler
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 21:253-63. 2008
    ..SMC), higher perceived organizational support (vs. SO), and more alcohol problems than SMC and SO. Soldiers reported that they liked CISD more than the SMC, and CISD did not cause undue distress...
  7. doi request reprint A2 diagnostic criterion for combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Amy B Adler
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 21:301-8. 2008
    ..The A2 criterion for PTSD should be expanded so as not to underestimate the number of individuals trained for high-risk occupations who might benefit from treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological screening procedures for deploying U.S. Forces
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 170:555-62. 2005
    ..Construct validity and content validity were demonstrated. Risks, benefits, and future directions of the Army's psychological screening research program are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Structured clinical interview guide for postdeployment psychological screening programs
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 173:411-21. 2008
    ..Guidelines and implementation considerations for the use of the structured interview are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Morale as a moderator of the combat exposure-PTSD symptom relationship
    Thomas W Britt
    Division of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:94-101. 2013
    ..01 to .04). The results suggest that morale may buffer soldiers from the negative consequences of combat stressors...
  11. ncbi request reprint Contrasting approaches to psychological screening with U.S. combat soldiers
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 20:965-75. 2007
    ..A composite screen with measures of posttraumatic stress, depression, and alcohol problems, along with a single self-referral item, performed most effectively...
  12. doi request reprint Validating the primary care posttraumatic stress disorder screen and the posttraumatic stress disorder checklist with soldiers returning from combat
    Paul D Bliese
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:272-81. 2008
    ..Item analyses also identified that the most discriminate item in both scales pertained to symptoms of avoidance. Implications and limitations are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Insomnia as predictor versus outcome of PTSD and depression among Iraq combat veterans
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Psychol 67:1240-58. 2011
    ..The study conducted a longitudinal assessment of insomnia as an antecedent versus consequence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression symptoms among combat veterans...
  14. doi request reprint Grief and physical health outcomes in U.S. soldiers returning from combat
    Robin L Toblin
    Military Psychiatry Branch, Center for Military Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    J Affect Disord 136:469-75. 2012
    ..We aimed to identify the prevalence of post-deployment physical health problems and their association with difficulty coping with grief...
  15. doi request reprint Postdeployment military mental health training: cross-national evaluations
    Heather M Foran
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychol Serv 10:152-60. 2013
    ..Fundamentally, it appears feasible that despite cultural and organizational differences, a mental health training program developed in one nation can be successfully adapted for use in other nations...
  16. doi request reprint Soldiers' perceptions of resilience training and postdeployment adjustment: validation of a measure of resilience training content and training process
    Heather M Foran
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychol Serv 9:390-403. 2012
    ..In addition, both factors predicted significant positive change in a set of mental health outcomes at 6-month follow-up. Implications for postdeployment resilience training are discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Work gets unfair for the depressed: cross-lagged relations between organizational justice perceptions and depressive symptoms
    Jessica Lang
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Appl Psychol 96:602-18. 2011
    ..The findings have broad implications for theoretical perspectives on psychological health and organizational justice perceptions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Job demands and job performance: the mediating effect of psychological and physical strain and the moderating effect of role clarity
    Jessica Lang
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Occup Health Psychol 12:116-24. 2007
    ..Moreover, psychological strain significantly mediated the demands-performance relationship. Implications are discussed from theoretical and applied perspectives...
  19. doi request reprint Stress and counterproductive work behavior: multiple relationships between demands, control, and soldier indiscipline over time
    Jennifer S Tucker
    Department of Psychology, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Occup Health Psychol 14:257-71. 2009
    ..Additionally, the authors found reverse causal effects for control such that prior perceptions of a lack of control were associated with indiscipline and prior incidents of indiscipline with less control...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparing elite soldiers' perceptions of psychological and physical demands during military training
    Jeffrey L Thomas
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 169:526-30. 2004
    ..Limitations and implications of the study are discussed, with particular emphasis on the dual importance of psychological and physical training in preparing soldiers for mission demands...
  21. doi request reprint Modifying instructions on the posttraumatic stress disorder checklist for military populations does not change symptom reporting
    Lyndon A Riviere
    Center for Military Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:199-202. 2011
    ..The findings indicate that researchers may make modifications to the PCL instructions to meet research needs without affecting PTSD symptom reporting or prevalence estimates...
  22. ncbi request reprint Screening for psychological illness in the military
    Kathleen M Wright
    JAMA 294:42-3. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Self-engagement, stressors, and health: a longitudinal study
    Thomas W Britt
    Department of Psychology, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:1475-86. 2005
    ..Engagement in a domain appears to buffer individuals from stressors that do not undermine performance but may exacerbate the impact of stressors that compromise performing well in the domain...
  24. ncbi request reprint Correlates and consequences of morale versus depression under stressful conditions
    Thomas W Britt
    Department of Psychology, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    J Occup Health Psychol 12:34-47. 2007
    ..Discussion focuses on the importance of longitudinal research in specifying the antecedents of positive and negative outcomes of a stressful work environment...
  25. ncbi request reprint International military leaders' survey on operational stress
    Amy B Adler
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, APO AE 09042
    Mil Med 173:10-6. 2008
    ..The information obtained here was used to develop a Human Factors and Medicine -081/RTG Leader's Guide on operational stress...
  26. ncbi request reprint Non-linear function model of voice pitch dependency on physical and mental load
    Bernd Johannes
    Institute of Aerospace Medicine, Division of Aerospace Psychology, German Aerospace Center DLR, Sportallee 54 a, 22335, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Appl Physiol 101:267-76. 2007
    ..These data indicate that the relationship between both types of load and voice pitch is non-linear with multiple plateaus and transition functions between them...
  27. ncbi request reprint Extending and applying the demand-control model: the role of soldier's coping on a peacekeeping deployment
    Jessica Ippolito
    Department of Psychology, University of Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    J Occup Health Psychol 10:452-64. 2005
    ..No significant 3-way interactions were found for religious coping and passive coping. Implications for demand-control modeling and potential applications of the findings to soldier and leader training are discussed...