Kathleen M Wright

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. doi request reprint Benefit finding at war: a matter of time
    Michael D Wood
    United States Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 25:307-14. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Leadership as a predictor of stigma and practical barriers toward receiving mental health treatment: a multilevel approach
    Thomas W Britt
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany, USA
    Psychol Serv 9:26-37. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol problems, aggression, and other externalizing behaviors after return from deployment: understanding the role of combat exposure, internalizing symptoms, and social environment
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Psychol 68:782-800. 2012

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. doi request reprint Benefit finding at war: a matter of time
    Michael D Wood
    United States Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 25:307-14. 2012
    ..These results indicate that although benefit finding may be a useful coping approach during the early phases of deployment, prolonged exposure to stress may diminish a soldier's ability to use benefit finding as a method for coping...
  9. doi request reprint Leadership as a predictor of stigma and practical barriers toward receiving mental health treatment: a multilevel approach
    Thomas W Britt
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany, USA
    Psychol Serv 9:26-37. 2012
    ..The results are discussed in terms of how different leader behaviors may be linked to different factors influencing a soldier's decision to seek mental health treatment...
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol problems, aggression, and other externalizing behaviors after return from deployment: understanding the role of combat exposure, internalizing symptoms, and social environment
    Kathleen M Wright
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Psychol 68:782-800. 2012
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  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Postdeployment behavioral health screening: face-to-face versus virtual behavioral health interviews
    Maurice L Sipos
    US Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Nachrichten Kaserne, Karlsruher Strasse 144, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
    Mil Med 177:525-30. 2012
    ..These findings highlight the importance of promoting choice in type of BH interview modality...
  13. ncbi request reprint Screening for psychological illness in the military
    Kathleen M Wright
    JAMA 294:42-3. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint The Department of Defense's Persian Gulf War registry year 2000: an examination of veterans' health status
    John A Stuart
    Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Mil Med 167:121-8. 2002
    ..Overall, the self-reported general health of veterans with symptoms was much poorer (females had higher rates of "fair to poor" health than males) than that of veterans with no reported symptoms...