Affiliation: Yale University
- Does antidepressant use attenuate the risk of a major depressive episode in pregnancy?Kimberly A Yonkers
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
Epidemiology 22:848-54. 2011..We sought to estimate differences in the risk of developing a new major depressive episode among pregnant and postpartum women with recurrent illness who either did or did not use antidepressants...
- Perinatal substance use: A prospective evaluation of abstinence and relapseAriadna Forray
Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, United States Electronic address
Drug Alcohol Depend 150:147-55. 2015..This study compared rates of abstinence in pregnancy and relapse postpartum for nicotine cigarettes, alcohol, marijuana, and cocaine...
- Perinatal smoking and depression in women with concurrent substance useAriadna Forray
Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, USA Electronic address
Addict Behav 39:749-56. 2014..The purpose of this report was to examine the course of smoking among pregnant women with concurrent substance use, and to assess the impact of depression on smoking...
- The use of electroconvulsive therapy in postpartum affective disordersAriadna Forray
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
J ECT 23:188-93. 2007..In addition to being an excellent choice for women who have failed prior medication trials, ECT may also be considered for women whose severity of illness necessitates rapid symptom resolution...
- Prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder in pregnant women with prior pregnancy complicationsAriadna Forray
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:522-7. 2009..To assess the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in pregnant women with prior pregnancy complications...
- Onset and exacerbation of obsessive-compulsive disorder in pregnancy and the postpartum periodAriadna Forray
Departments of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 71:1061-8. 2010..The primary goal of this study was to examine the impact of pregnancy, childbirth, and menstruation on the onset of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and/or exacerbation of OCD symptoms...
- Motivational enhancement therapy coupled with cognitive behavioral therapy versus brief advice: a randomized trial for treatment of hazardous substance use in pregnancy and after deliveryKimberly A Yonkers
Department of Psychiatry, the School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:439-49. 2012..The objective was to compare the efficacy of motivational enhancement therapy coupled with cognitive behavioral therapy (MET-CBT) to brief advice for treatment of substance use in pregnancy...
- Pregnant women with posttraumatic stress disorder and risk of preterm birthKimberly Ann Yonkers
Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut2Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut3Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut
JAMA Psychiatry 71:897-904. 2014..Identifying whether the psychiatric illness or its treatment is independently associated with preterm birth may help clinicians and patients when making management decisions...
- Screening for prenatal substance use: development of the Substance Use Risk Profile-Pregnancy scaleKimberly A Yonkers
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Obstet Gynecol 116:827-33. 2010..To report on the development of a questionnaire to screen for hazardous substance use in pregnant women and to compare the performance of the questionnaire with other drug and alcohol measures...