R D Weiss

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of self-help group attendance in cocaine dependent patients
    R D Weiss
    The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 61:714-9. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of substance use self-reports in dually diagnosed outpatients
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:127-8. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in cocaine dependent patients: a 6 month follow-up study
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 44:35-40. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Early prediction of initiation of abstinence from cocaine. Use of a craving questionnaire
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    Am J Addict 6:224-31. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of collateral reports for patients with bipolar and substance use disorders
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 26:369-78. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-help group attendance and participation among cocaine dependent patients
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 60:169-77. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint A relapse prevention group for patients with bipolar and substance use disorders
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 16:47-54. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Group therapy for patients with bipolar disorder and substance dependence: results of a pilot study
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Mass 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 61:361-7. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Group cognitive-behavioral therapy for women with PTSD and substance use disorder
    L M Najavits
    Harvard Medical School McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 13:13-22. 1996
  10. ncbi request reprint A comparison of alcoholic and nonalcoholic drug abusers
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02178
    J Stud Alcohol 49:510-5. 1988

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of self-help group attendance in cocaine dependent patients
    R D Weiss
    The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 61:714-9. 2000
    ..This study examines particular sociodemographic and clinical characteristics as possible predictors of attendance at self-help groups in the National Institute on Drug Abuse Collaborative Cocaine Treatment Study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of substance use self-reports in dually diagnosed outpatients
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:127-8. 1998
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of self-reports of substance use among outpatients dually diagnosed with substance use disorder and either bipolar disorder or posttraumatic stress disorder...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in cocaine dependent patients: a 6 month follow-up study
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 44:35-40. 1997
    ..This replicates previous research showing better treatment outcome for cocaine dependent women. This may be related to specific characteristics of women who enter mixed-gender cocaine treatment programs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Early prediction of initiation of abstinence from cocaine. Use of a craving questionnaire
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    Am J Addict 6:224-31. 1997
    ..The findings suggest that this rapid, easily administered craving questionnaire may have short-term predictive validity...
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of collateral reports for patients with bipolar and substance use disorders
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 26:369-78. 2000
    ..Frequency of contact between informants and patients was associated significantly with the level of agreement. These findings suggest that obtaining collateral informant data when studying this population may be of limited value...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-help group attendance and participation among cocaine dependent patients
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 60:169-77. 2000
    ..While patterns of attendance were relatively consistent over time, findings suggest that a treatment emphasizing the importance of self-help groups is likely to encourage more self-help group attendance and participation over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint A relapse prevention group for patients with bipolar and substance use disorders
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 16:47-54. 1999
    ..The treatment uses an integrated approach by discussing topics that are relevant to both disorders and by highlighting common aspects of recovery from and relapse to each disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Group therapy for patients with bipolar disorder and substance dependence: results of a pilot study
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Mass 02478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 61:361-7. 2000
    ..The authors' goal was to pilot test a newly developed manual-based group psychotherapy, called Integrated Group Therapy (IGT), for patients with bipolar disorder and substance dependence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Group cognitive-behavioral therapy for women with PTSD and substance use disorder
    L M Najavits
    Harvard Medical School McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 13:13-22. 1996
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  10. ncbi request reprint A comparison of alcoholic and nonalcoholic drug abusers
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02178
    J Stud Alcohol 49:510-5. 1988
    ..Implications regarding the relationship of alcoholism and other forms of substance abuse are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint The link between substance abuse and posttraumatic stress disorder in women. A research review
    L M Najavits
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178 9106, USA
    Am J Addict 6:273-83. 1997
    ..Treatment research on women is limited but suggests the possibility of retaining patients and achieving positive outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Utilization of psychosocial treatments by patients diagnosed with bipolar disorder and substance dependence
    R D Weiss
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Addict 9:314-20. 2000
    ..These findings point to infrequent utilization over time of psychosocial treatments focusing specifically on bipolar and substance use disorder...
  13. ncbi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging of human brain activation during cue-induced cocaine craving
    L C Maas
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02178, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:124-6. 1998
    ..Functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was used to test whether brain activation was detectable in regions previously associated with cocaine cue-induced craving...