Nathan B Hansen
Affiliation: Yale University
- A short-term group treatment model for gay male survivors of childhood sexual abuse living with HIV/AIDSJames Masten
New York University School of Social Work, New York, NY 10003, USA
Int J Group Psychother 57:475-96. 2007..This article presents a group model found to be efficacious for treating gay male survivors of CSA living with HIV/AIDS...
- The structure of coping among older adults living with HIV/AIDS and depressive symptomsNathan B Hansen
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
J Health Psychol 18:198-211. 2013..Factors demonstrated good reliability and validity. Results suggest that general coping factors should be considered with specific factors when measuring coping among older adults...
- Dissociative experiences during sexual behavior among a sample of adults living with HIV infection and a history of childhood sexual abuseNathan B Hansen
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
J Trauma Dissociation 13:345-60. 2012..Standard behavioral prevention interventions may be ineffective for sexual situations when dissociation occurs, and prevention efforts should be integrated with mental health care for those who have experienced CSA...
- An evaluation of the dose-response relationship in naturalistic treatment settings using survival analysisNathan B Hansen
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 5:1-12. 2003....
- The influence of personality disorder indication, social support, and grief on alcohol and cocaine use among HIV-positive adults coping with AIDS-related bereavementNathan B Hansen
Department of Psychiatry, The Consultation Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
AIDS Behav 13:375-84. 2009..Finally, both PD and social support had significant, but opposite, effects on grief. Implications for intervention and prevention efforts are discussed...
- Health-related quality of life in bereaved HIV-positive adults: relationships between HIV symptoms, grief, social support, and Axis II indicationNathan B Hansen
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Health Psychol 28:249-57. 2009....
- Longitudinal effects of coping on outcome in a randomized controlled trial of a group intervention for HIV-positive adults with AIDS-related bereavementNathan B Hansen
The Consultation Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Death Stud 30:609-36. 2006....
- Outcomes from a group intervention for coping with HIV/AIDS and childhood sexual abuse: reductions in traumatic stressKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street 402, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
AIDS Behav 11:49-60. 2007..No differences were found between the support group intervention and waitlist conditions. Tests of clinical significance documented the meaningfulness of change in symptoms...
- A randomized controlled trial of a coping group intervention for adults with HIV who are AIDS bereaved: longitudinal effects on griefKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Health Psychol 25:563-70. 2006..The long-term effectiveness of this AIDS-bereavement intervention for psychiatrically distressed people with HIV/AIDS supports the need for tailored interventions among those at risk for complicated grief responses...
- The clinical significance of change in trauma-related symptoms following a pilot group intervention for coping with HIV-AIDS and childhood sexual traumaKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
AIDS Behav 8:277-91. 2004..These preliminary findings support the need for the conduct of research trials to identify mental health and secondary prevention intervention models that can assist those with HIV-AIDS who have experienced childhood sexual abuse...
- Correlates of unprotected sexual intercourse among women who inject drugs or who have sexual partners who inject drugs in St Petersburg, RussiaNadia Abdala
Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT, USA
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 39:179-85. 2013..To assess risk for unintended pregnancy, this study describes the correlates of unprotected sexual intercourse (UPSI) among women who inject illicit drugs or who have sexual partners who inject drugs in St Petersburg, Russia...
- Improvements in health-related quality of life following a group intervention for coping with AIDS-bereavement among HIV-infected men and womenKathleen J Sikkema
Division of Prevention and Community Rsearch, The Consultation Center, Department Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Qual Life Res 14:991-1005. 2005..Increasing evidence suggests that psychological health is associated with disease progression, HIV-related symptoms, and mortality...
- Race, social support, and coping strategies among HIV-positive gay and bisexual menDavid C Tate
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Cult Health Sex 8:235-49. 2006..Possible explanations for observed cultural differences and coping challenges of African American gay and bisexual men with HIV are discussed...
- Psychosocial predictors of sexual HIV transmission risk behavior among HIV-positive adults with a sexual abuse history in childhoodKathleen J Sikkema
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Arch Sex Behav 38:121-34. 2009..HIV prevention intervention for persons with HIV and CSA histories should address trauma-related behavioral difficulties and enhance coping skills to reduce sexual transmission risk behavior...
- Resiliency among individuals with childhood sexual abuse and HIV: perspectives on addressing sexual traumaNalini Tarakeshwar
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
J Trauma Stress 19:449-60. 2006..Findings suggest that multiple factors influence perspectives on addressing trauma among individuals with HIV and CSA, and that resiliency might influence these attitudes...
- Age at first alcoholic drink as predictor of current HIV sexual risk behaviors among a sample of injection drug users (IDUs) and non-IDUs who are sexual partners of IDUs, in St. Petersburg, RussiaNadia Abdala
Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
AIDS Behav 16:1597-604. 2012..Different paths leading to unprotected sex and multiple sexual partners call for different approaches to reduce sexual risk behaviors among this population...
- The effects of traumatic stressors and HIV-related trauma symptoms on health and health related quality of lifeVienna R Nightingale
Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
AIDS Behav 15:1870-8. 2011..Traumatic stressors and HIV-related trauma symptoms impact health in individuals with HIV and highlight the need for psychological interventions prior to diagnosis and throughout treatment...
- The impact of receiving an HIV diagnosis and cognitive processing on psychological distress and posttraumatic growthVienna R Nightingale
Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
J Trauma Stress 23:452-60. 2010..Results suggest shared and separate pathways from traumatic stressor to psychological distress and posttraumatic growth, with pathways mediated by cognitive processing. Implications of findings are discussed...
- A multiprocess latent class analysis of the co-occurrence of substance use and sexual risk behavior among adolescentsChristian M Connell
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, The Consultation Center, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:943-51. 2009..To assess the co-occurrence of patterns of adolescent substance use and sexual behavior and test for potential moderating effects of gender...
- Long-term correlates of childhood abuse among adults with severe mental illness: adult victimization, substance abuse, and HIV sexual risk behaviorChristina S Meade
Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
AIDS Behav 13:207-16. 2009..Integrated treatment approaches that address interpersonal violence and substance abuse may be necessary for HIV risk reduction in this population...
- Outcomes from a randomized controlled trial of a group intervention for HIV positive men and women coping with AIDS-related loss and bereavementKathleen J Sikkema
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, 06511, USA
Death Stud 28:187-209. 2004..This appears to be especially true for HIV-positive women; a group not previously focused on in clinical research related to AIDS bereavement...
- Partner violence perpetration and victimization and HIV risk behaviors in St. Petersburg, RussiaWeihai Zhan
Yale School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
J Trauma Stress 25:86-93. 2012..HIV prevention programs in Russia should address the risks associated with IPV among people at risk for HIV...
- Non-conventional practices and immune functioning among individuals receiving conventional care for HIVVienna R Nightingale
Yale University, USA
J Health Psychol 16:1241-50. 2011..to examine the relationships among non-conventional practices, adherence and immune functioning in individuals with HIV...
- Experiences and acceptance of intimate partner violence: associations with sexually transmitted infection symptoms and ability to negotiate sexual safety among young Liberian womenTamora A Callands
Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Cult Health Sex 15:680-94. 2013..Findings suggest that for sexual-health-promotion and risk-reduction-intervention efforts to achieve full impact, interventions must address the contextual influence of violence, including individual attitudes toward IPV...
- Effects of a coping intervention on transmission risk behavior among people living with HIV/AIDS and a history of childhood sexual abuseKathleen J Sikkema
School of Nursing, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:506-13. 2008....
- In their own voices: a qualitative study of women's risk for intimate partner violence and HIV in South AfricaAshley M Fox
Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University, USA
Violence Against Women 13:583-602. 2007..A social environment of silence, male power, and economic constraints enabled abuse to continue. "Breaking the silence" and women's empowerment were suggested solutions...
- Treating posttraumatic stress disorder in people with HIVNathan B Hansen
Focus 21:5-6. 2006
- Intervention for HIV+ Adults With Childhood Sexual AbuseNATHAN HANSEN; Fiscal Year: 2007..The award will also support the PI's long term goal of integrating HIV-prevention strategies into the mental health care of vulnerable populations, such as survivors of trauma. ..