Caroline J Easton

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Commentary: substance abuse and criminality in the mentally disordered defendant
    Caroline Easton
    Yale University School of Medicine, SATU ASAP, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:196-8. 2005
  2. pmc Differences in treatment outcome among marijuana-dependent young adults with and without antisocial personality disorder
    Caroline J Easton
    Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:305-13. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Motivation to change substance use among offenders of domestic violence
    C Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, SATU, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:1-5. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Commentary: implications for assessment and treatment of addictive and mentally disordered offenders entering prisons
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:35-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and intimate partner violence among men referred to substance abuse treatment
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:39-46. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive performance among alcohol dependent men with and without physical violence toward their partners: a preliminary report
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:29-37. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment retention and outcome among cocaine-dependent patients with and without active criminal justice involvement
    Caroline J Easton
    Division of Substance Abuse, ASAP SATU, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:83-91. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences in treatment outcome between male alcohol dependent offenders of domestic violence with and without positive drug screens
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2151-63. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A cognitive behavioral therapy for alcohol-dependent domestic violence offenders: an integrated substance abuse-domestic violence treatment approach (SADV)
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Addict 16:24-31. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Age of onset of smoking among alcohol dependent men attending substance abuse treatment after a domestic violence arrest
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2020-31. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Commentary: substance abuse and criminality in the mentally disordered defendant
    Caroline Easton
    Yale University School of Medicine, SATU ASAP, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:196-8. 2005
    ..This article also provides an overview of the role of substance use in criminal behavior and how substances of abuse can affect bipolar disorder and criminal outcomes...
  2. pmc Differences in treatment outcome among marijuana-dependent young adults with and without antisocial personality disorder
    Caroline J Easton
    Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:305-13. 2012
    ..Few studies have addressed comorbid antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) and marijuana dependence in young adults, and results from previous studies are inconsistent...
  3. ncbi request reprint Motivation to change substance use among offenders of domestic violence
    C Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, SATU, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:1-5. 2000
    ..The results illustrate the importance of assessing and treating substance use among offenders of domestic violence, as this may be an important indicator for higher dropout rates and reoffenses among this population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Commentary: implications for assessment and treatment of addictive and mentally disordered offenders entering prisons
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:35-7. 2008
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  5. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and intimate partner violence among men referred to substance abuse treatment
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:39-46. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive performance among alcohol dependent men with and without physical violence toward their partners: a preliminary report
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:29-37. 2008
    ..The authors examined neurocognitive performance among treatment-seeking alcohol dependent men with (IPV+) and without reported physical violence (IPV-)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment retention and outcome among cocaine-dependent patients with and without active criminal justice involvement
    Caroline J Easton
    Division of Substance Abuse, ASAP SATU, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:83-91. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Differences in treatment outcome between male alcohol dependent offenders of domestic violence with and without positive drug screens
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2151-63. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that alcohol dependent men who continue to use illicit drugs may require additional interventions to effectively control their drug use and, their anger management styles...
  9. ncbi request reprint A cognitive behavioral therapy for alcohol-dependent domestic violence offenders: an integrated substance abuse-domestic violence treatment approach (SADV)
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Am J Addict 16:24-31. 2007
    ..These data suggest the promise of the SADV group therapy approach for alcohol-dependent males with a history of IPV who present for substance abuse treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Age of onset of smoking among alcohol dependent men attending substance abuse treatment after a domestic violence arrest
    Caroline J Easton
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine SATU, Box 18, 1 Long Wharf, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2020-31. 2007
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences, smoking and mental illness in adulthood: a preliminary study
    Kristi A Sacco
    Program for Research in Smokers with Mental Illness PRISM, Connecticut Mental Health Center, Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:89-97. 2007
    ..This study was designed to examine effects of ACE on the expression of smoking behavior and mental illness in adulthood...
  12. pmc The use of contingency management and motivational/skills-building therapy to treat young adults with marijuana dependence
    Kathleen M Carroll
    Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:955-66. 2006
    ..Participants assigned to MET/CBT continued to reduce the frequency of their marijuana use through a 6-month follow-up...
  13. pmc Differences in legal characteristics between Caucasian and African-American women diverted into substance abuse treatment
    Melanie C Scott
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 1 Long Wharf Drive, Suite 7 ground floor, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:65-71. 2011
    ..Implications of these findings are discussed in relation to unbalanced sentencing policies and increasing awareness of the treatment needs of this unique population...
  14. pmc Racial differences in treatment effect among men in a substance abuse and domestic violence program
    Melanie C Scott
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:357-62. 2010
    ..It is unclear whether racial differences in treatment effect exist for individuals in substance abuse and domestic violence programs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Fagerström Test for Nicotine Dependence, Minnesota Nicotine Withdrawal Scale, and Tiffany Questionnaire for Smoking Urges in smokers with and without schizophrenia
    Andrea H Weinberger
    Program for Research on Smokers with Mental Illness, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 86:278-82. 2007
    ..65 versus 0.79), and TQSU Factor 2 (0.69 versus 0.81), but did not differ between diagnostic groups for M-NWS (0.58 versus 0.64). Our findings suggest that these measures may be reliable for use in smokers with schizophrenia...
  16. doi request reprint Treatment of co-occurring alcohol dependence and perpetration of intimate partner violence: the role of anger expression
    Lindsay M S Oberleitner
    Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511 USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:313-8. 2013
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  17. pmc Combining cognitive behavioral therapy and contingency management to enhance their effects in treating cannabis dependence: less can be more, more or less
    Kathleen M Carroll
    Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Addiction 107:1650-9. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint Risk factors of violence during a 4-week period in a psychiatric outpatient population
    Alec Buchanan
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University Burnaby, BC, Canada and Mid Sweden University, Sundsvall, Sweden
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:1021-6. 2013
    ..Instead, increasing cocaine use and increasing social conflict as described by the subject at interview were associated with violence during those weeks. ..
  19. pmc The cost-effectiveness of four treatments for marijuana dependence
    Todd A Olmstead
    University of Connecticut Health Center, Department of Psychiatry, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    Addiction 102:1443-53. 2007
    ..Costs were collected retrospectively from the provider and include the costs of therapy, patient drug testing, and those associated with the incentives component (value of vouchers, time to administer the voucher system)...
  20. pmc Parenting of men with co-occurring intimate partner violence and substance abuse
    Carla Smith Stover
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Interpers Violence 28:2290-314. 2013
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  21. pmc Fathers entering substance abuse treatment: An examination of substance abuse, trauma symptoms and parenting behaviors
    Carla Smith Stover
    Yale University School of Medicine Child Study Center, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:335-43. 2012
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  22. ncbi request reprint Engaging young probation-referred marijuana-abusing individuals in treatment: a pilot trial
    Rajita Sinha
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Am J Addict 12:314-23. 2003
    ..Participants in both conditions reported significant reductions in marijuana use and improvement in legal problems. These findings suggest that young marijuana abusers benefit from scientifically validated treatments...
  23. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment characteristics of probation-referred young adults in a community-based outpatient program
    Rajita Sinha
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:585-97. 2003
    ..The findings suggest that specialized treatment approaches that focus on enhancing treatment readiness and motivation to change substance use behaviors may be of particular benefit to substance abusing young adults...
  24. pmc Drug abuse and intimate partner violence: a comparative study of opioid-dependent fathers
    Barbara C Moore
    Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 81:218-27. 2011
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  25. ncbi request reprint Violence and substance use among female partners of men in treatment for intimate-partner violence
    Peggilee Wupperman
    Yale University School of Medicine, CARE Program, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 37:75-81. 2009
    ..Regardless of whether the violence was defensive in nature, the data suggest that women in relationships involving substance abuse and IPV are in need of treatment. Implications of these findings are discussed...
  26. doi request reprint Substance abuse and domestic violence interventions: the need for theoretical based research
    Caroline J Easton
    Am J Addict 17:341-2. 2008
  27. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence
    Bandy Lee
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:268. 2008

Research Grants3

  1. A Therapy Approach for Subst. Abuse & Domestic Violence
    Caroline Easton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will evaluate the efficacy of these manualized treatment modalities and we will evaluate the durability and/or delayed emergence of these treatment effects after the cessation of study by providing 3-, 6- and 9-month follow-ups. ..
  2. A Therapy Approach for Subst. Abuse & Domestic Violence
    Caroline Easton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will evaluate the efficacy of these manualized treatment modalities and we will evaluate the durability and/or delayed emergence of these treatment effects after the cessation of study by providing 3-, 6- and 9-month follow-ups. ..