Nancy S Kim

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of naive causal theories on lay concepts of mental illness
    Nancy S Kim
    Yale University, USA
    Am J Psychol 115:33-65. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical psychologists' theory-based representations of mental disorders predict their diagnostic reasoning and memory
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Avenue, P O Box 208205, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 131:451-76. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint From symptoms to causes: diversity effects in diagnostic reasoning
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Mem Cognit 31:155-65. 2003
  4. doi request reprint The influence of causal information on judgments of treatment efficacy
    Jennelle E Yopchick
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Mem Cognit 37:29-41. 2009
  5. pmc Can personality disorder experts recognize DSM-IV personality disorders from five-factor model descriptions of patient cases?
    Benjamin M Rottman
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:630-9. 2011
  6. pmc Understanding behavior makes it more normal
    Woo kyoung Ahn
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 10:746-52. 2003
  7. pmc Proportionate responses to life events influence clinicians' judgments of psychological abnormality
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Psychol Assess 24:581-91. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Do clinical psychologists extend the bereavement exclusion for major depression to other stressful life events?
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Decis Making 32:820-30. 2012
  9. doi request reprint How do practising clinicians and students apply newly learned causal information about mental disorders?
    Leontien de Kwaadsteniet
    Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:112-7. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Causal diversity effects in information seeking
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 15:81-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The influence of naive causal theories on lay concepts of mental illness
    Nancy S Kim
    Yale University, USA
    Am J Psychol 115:33-65. 2002
    ..Implications of these results for current models of categorization and for research on lay theories of mental disorders are discussed, and future directions for research are suggested...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical psychologists' theory-based representations of mental disorders predict their diagnostic reasoning and memory
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Avenue, P O Box 208205, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 131:451-76. 2002
    ..Their memory for causally central symptoms was also biased. Clinicians are cognitively driven to use theories despite decades of practice with the atheoretical DSM...
  3. ncbi request reprint From symptoms to causes: diversity effects in diagnostic reasoning
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Mem Cognit 31:155-65. 2003
    ..Specifically, the presence of a root cause was more likely to be induced when the symptoms present were further apart in the branching structure...
  4. doi request reprint The influence of causal information on judgments of treatment efficacy
    Jennelle E Yopchick
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Mem Cognit 37:29-41. 2009
    ..We discuss how our findings are compatible with existing models of categorization. A description of pilot studies for Experiment 1 may be downloaded as supplemental materials from mc.psychonomic-journals.org...
  5. pmc Can personality disorder experts recognize DSM-IV personality disorders from five-factor model descriptions of patient cases?
    Benjamin M Rottman
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:630-9. 2011
    ..Dimensional models of personality are under consideration for integration into the next Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), but the clinical utility of such models is unclear...
  6. pmc Understanding behavior makes it more normal
    Woo kyoung Ahn
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 10:746-52. 2003
    ..Undergraduates, graduate students in clinical psychology, and expert clinicians all reliably perceived the patients as being more normal with these explanations than without them, confirming Meehl's prediction...
  7. pmc Proportionate responses to life events influence clinicians' judgments of psychological abnormality
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Psychol Assess 24:581-91. 2012
    ..The rationality of these effects and implications for clinical decision science are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Do clinical psychologists extend the bereavement exclusion for major depression to other stressful life events?
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Decis Making 32:820-30. 2012
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  9. doi request reprint How do practising clinicians and students apply newly learned causal information about mental disorders?
    Leontien de Kwaadsteniet
    Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:112-7. 2013
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  10. ncbi request reprint Causal diversity effects in information seeking
    Nancy S Kim
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 15:81-8. 2008
    ....
  11. pmc Can clinicians recognize DSM-IV personality disorders from five-factor model descriptions of patient cases?
    Benjamin M Rottman
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, P O Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:427-33. 2009
    ..Specifically, the authors sought to test whether FFM descriptors are specific enough to allow practicing clinicians to capture core features of personality disorders...