Affiliation: Yale University
- Social cognitive impairments and negative symptoms in schizophrenia: are there subtypes with distinct functional correlates?Morris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Rehabilitation Research and Development Service, West Haven, CT, USA
Schizophr Bull 39:186-96. 2013..With 2 common assessment instruments, people with schizophrenia can be classified into 3 subgroups that have different barriers to community integration and could potentially benefit from different treatments...
- Work rehabilitation and patterns of substance use among persons with schizophreniaMorris Bell
Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Psychiatr Serv 53:63-9. 2002....
- Cognitive predictors of symptom change for participants in vocational rehabilitationMorris D Bell
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
Schizophr Res 96:162-8. 2007..This study explored the relationship between cognitive impairments and their impact on rate of symptom improvement in a 26 week work therapy program...
- Are self-reports valid for schizophrenia patients with poor insight? Relationship of unawareness of illness to psychological self-report instrumentsMorris Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT and the Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, United States
Psychiatry Res 151:37-46. 2007..It appears that self-report measures may be valid for most personality and symptom domains...
- Neurocognitive enhancement therapy with work therapy: Productivity outcomes at 6- and 12-month follow-upsMorris D Bell
Department of Veterans Affairs VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 42:829-38. 2005..Results indicate that work outcomes were enhanced by NET training. Effects were greatest for NET responders. Findings support the efficacy of cognitive training when it is integrated into broader rehabilitation programs...
- Does negative symptom change relate to neurocognitive change in schizophrenia? Implications for targeted treatmentsMorris D Bell
Psychology Service, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Schizophr Res 81:17-27. 2006..Results failed to support a lawful relationship between change in negative symptoms and neurocognition. These findings suggest that negative symptoms and neurocognition should be viewed as relatively independent targets for intervention...
- Neurocognition, social cognition, perceived social discomfort, and vocational outcomes in schizophreniaMorris Bell
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, USA
Schizophr Bull 35:738-47. 2009..Implications for rehabilitation interventions are discussed...
- Bell object relations inventory for adolescents and children: reliability, validity, and factorial invarianceMorris Bell
V A Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
J Pers Assess 80:19-25. 2003..Results indicate continuity of constructs between the adult and adolescent versions. The Positive Attachment subscale may prove a valuable addition for clinical and research applications...
- Memory profiles in schizophrenia: categorization validity and stabilityMorris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Psychology Service, West Haven CT 06516, United States
Schizophr Res 118:26-33. 2010....
- Social attribution test--multiple choice (SAT-MC) in schizophrenia: comparison with community sample and relationship to neurocognitive, social cognitive and symptom measuresMorris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Rehabilitation Research and Development Service, West Haven, CT 06517, USA
Schizophr Res 122:164-71. 2010..Logistic regression using SAT-MC scores correctly classified 75% of both samples. Results suggest that this measure may have promise, but alternative versions will be needed before it can be used in pre-post or longitudinal designs...
- Simulated job interview skill training for people with psychiatric disability: feasibility and tolerability of virtual reality trainingMorris D Bell
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Schizophr Bull 37:S91-7. 2011..Participants were enthusiastic about wanting to use the final product when it becomes available. The advantages of virtual reality technology for training important skills for rehabilitation are discussed...
- Neurocognitive enhancement therapy with work therapy in schizophrenia: 6-month follow-up of neuropsychological performanceMorris Bell
Department of Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 44:761-70. 2007..05) and executive function (p < 0.05) for the NET + WT group over the 12 months. Both groups showed sustained improvements on verbal and nonverbal memory...
- Predictors of remediation success on a trained memory taskJoanna M Fiszdon
Department of Psychology, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:602-8. 2005..Findings suggest that in addition to cognitive factors, motivational and training variables also significantly affect remediation outcomes...
- Neurocognitive enhancement therapy with vocational services: work outcomes at two-year follow-upMorris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA
Schizophr Res 105:18-29. 2008..The present study aimed to determine whether NET could enhance functional outcomes among schizophrenia and schizoaffective patients in a community mental health center receiving community-based vocational services...
- Theory of mind performance in schizophrenia: diagnostic, symptom, and neuropsychological correlatesTamasine C Greig
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry CMHC, 5th Floor, 34 Park St, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 192:12-8. 2004..Contrary to previous reports, ToM was not related to measures of paranoia...
- Initial and final work performance in schizophrenia: cognitive and symptom predictorsGary Bryson
Department of Psychology, Box 116B, Connecticut VA Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 191:87-92. 2003..Remediating or accommodating such deficits in a time-sensitive fashion may be a necessary feature for successful rehabilitation...
- Integrated versus sealed-over recovery in schizophrenia: BORRTI and executive functionMorris D Bell
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:3-8. 2005....
- Quality of life benefits of paid work activity in schizophreniaGary Bryson
Psychology Service, Connecticut Healthcare System West Haven, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Schizophr Bull 28:249-57. 2002..How participation in work rehabilitation and its interaction with pay improves motivation, interpersonal relatedness, and overall quality of life is discussed...
- Longitudinal Wisconsin card sorting performance in schizophrenia patients in rehabilitationGary Bryson
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut, USA, and Yale, University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
Appl Neuropsychol 9:203-9. 2002..Keywords: schizophrenia, cognition, executive function, rehabilitation, stability..
- The implications of memory profiles in schizophrenia on vocational and neuropsychological functioningDanielle Abi-Saab
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Schizophr Res 75:173-82. 2005..Given these differences, more research is warranted to explore the effect of memory impairment subtypes on vocational outcome measures...
- Attention training in schizophrenia: differing responses to similar tasksMorris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
J Psychiatr Res 43:490-6. 2009..Findings suggest that training should involve multiple exercises within the same domain and that multiple measures may be important in making links between the training process and functional outcomes...
- Durability of cognitive remediation training in schizophrenia: performance on two memory tasks at 6-month and 12-month follow-upJoanna M Fiszdon
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 25 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Psychiatry Res 125:1-7. 2004..There were no significant group differences on the word serial position task at any time point. Results indicate that computerized training can lead to sustained improvements on some, but not all, training tasks...
- Feasibility, safety, and efficacy of the combination of D-serine and computerized cognitive retraining in schizophrenia: an international collaborative pilot studyDEEPAK C D'SOUZA
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 38:492-503. 2013....
- Effects of presentation modality and valence on affect recognition performance in schizophrenia and healthy controlsJoanna M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, US
Psychiatry Res 170:114-8. 2009..These findings suggest the importance of carefully considering presentation modality and affective valence when assessing affect recognition in schizophrenia...
- Temporal relationship between change in cognition and change in functioning in schizophreniaJoanna M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, United States
Schizophr Res 105:105-13. 2008..Lag models supported these results. Differences between these findings and previous studies are discussed along with functional assessment issues and the potential moderators of the relationship between cognitive change and functioning...
- Rehab rounds: A hybrid transitional and supported employment programTamasine Greig
Yale University School of Medicine, CMHC, Fifth Floor, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Psychiatr Serv 55:240-2. 2004
- Improved cognitive function in schizophrenia after one year of cognitive training and vocational servicesTamasine C Greig
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Connecticut, USA
Schizophr Res 96:156-61. 2007..Augmenting vocational services with a multifaceted cognitive remediation program may improve cognition in participants with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder...
- Predictors of on-site vocational support for people with schizophrenia in supported employmentWayne Zito
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 34 Park St, New Haven, CT 06519, United States
Schizophr Res 94:81-8. 2007..Results suggest that these clients require more specialist contact because of failure to adequately engage natural supports at work...
- Test-retest stability of neuropsychological testing and individual differences in variability in schizophrenia outpatientsTamsine Conway Greig
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut Mental Health Center, Room 527, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06915, USA
Psychiatry Res 129:241-7. 2004....
- A comparison of basic and social cognition between schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorderJoanna M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, United States
Schizophr Res 91:117-21. 2007..Results provide limited support for a taxonomic distinction between the two disorders...
- Neuropsychological near normality and brain structure abnormality in schizophreniaBruce E Wexler
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut Mental Health Center, 34 Park St, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Am J Psychiatry 166:189-95. 2009....
- Learning potential as a predictor of readiness for psychosocial rehabilitation in schizophreniaJoanna M Fiszdon
Yale University Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT, USA
Psychiatry Res 143:159-66. 2006..Explicit semantic clustering training was associated with increases in the use of the trained strategy...
- Cognitive remediation and vocational rehabilitation for schizophreniaBruce E Wexler
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, USA
Schizophr Bull 31:931-41. 2005..Instead, the goal is to provide the rationale for the progression of our studies, describe the methods, and summarize the results, so that readers may understand, critique, and improve upon what we have done...
- Can older people with schizophrenia benefit from work rehabilitation?Morris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:293-301. 2005....
- Object relations deficits in schizophrenia: a cross-cultural comparison between Brazil and the United StatesMorris Bell
Psychology Service, VA CT Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut, 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 190:73-9. 2002..The most common profiles for both schizophrenia samples were the Psychotically Egocentric and the Socially Withdrawn object relations types...
- Sensory gating deficits during the mid-latency phase of information processing in medicated schizophrenia patientsNashaat N Boutros
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Psychiatry Res 126:203-15. 2004..Furthermore, the data suggest that N100 and P200 gating indices may influence subsequent information processing...
- [Cognitive remediation and work therapy in the outpatient treatment of patients with schizophrenia]Joanna M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System and Yale University School of Medicine, CT, USA
Sante Ment Que 29:117-42. 2004..Following a detailed description of our program, we offer initial support for the efficacy of this type of approach in both improving cognitive function as well as leading to better functional outcomes...
- The Penn Conditional Exclusion Test (PCET): relationship to the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test and work function in patients with schizophreniaMatthew M Kurtz
Schizophrenia Rehabilitation Program and Neuropsychiatry Research Center, Institute of Living, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
Schizophr Res 68:95-102. 2004..These results provide the first evidence of criterion-related validity for the PCET and are part of a growing literature suggesting a relationship between performance on measures of executive function and work skills...
- Relationship of impaired processing speed and flexibility of abstract thought to improvements in work performance over time in schizophreniaPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, USA
Schizophr Res 75:211-8. 2005..Results suggest assessments of these domains of neurocognition may provide important information about individual needs for adjunct services...
- Insight and work performance in schizophreniaPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Day Hospital 116H, 10th St, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 190:142-6. 2002..Implications for rehabilitation are discussed...
- Insight in schizophrenia: associations with executive function and coping stylePaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Day Hospital 116H, 1481 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Schizophr Res 59:41-7. 2003..Implications for understanding the etiology of lack of awareness in schizophrenia are discussed...
- Association of obsessions and compulsions in schizophrenia with neurocognition and negative symptomsPaul H Lysaker
Day Hospital 116H, Roudebush VA Medical Center, 1481 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 14:449-53. 2002..The implications of these clinical correlates of obsessive-compulsive phenomena in schizophrenia spectrum disorders are discussed...
- Enhanced cognitive-behavioral therapy for vocational rehabilitation in schizophrenia: Effects on hope and workPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 42:673-82. 2005..Results provide initial evidence of the effectiveness of the IVIP...
- The Indianapolis Vocational Intervention Program: a cognitive behavioral approach to addressing rehabilitation issues in schizophreniaLouanne W Davis
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Psychiatry Research, 1431 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 42:35-45. 2005..For this paper, we explain the development of the treatment manual and the group and individual interventions and present case examples that illustrate how persons with severe mental illness might utilize the manualized intervention...
- Instability of cognitive processing systems in schizophreniaBruce E Wexler
Schizophr Res 71:513-4. 2004
- Coping style in schizophrenia: associations with neurocognitive deficits and personalityPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Schizophr Bull 30:113-21. 2004..Higher levels of extroversion were related to greater social support seeking. Implications for understanding the genesis of psychosocial dysfunction and for the development of rehabilitative interventions are discussed...
- Cognitive Training and Enhanced Supported EmploymentMorris D Bell; Fiscal Year: 2010..FU, and 2 yr. FU will focus on cognitive and vocational outcomes, but will also include clinical status, quality of life and community function measures. Predictors of response to training will also be examined. ..