psychotherapy

Summary

Summary: A generic term for the treatment of mental illness or emotional disturbances primarily by verbal or nonverbal communication.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Is guided self-help as effective as face-to-face psychotherapy for depression and anxiety disorders? A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative outcome studies
    P Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 40:1943-57. 2010
  2. pmc Delivering interventions for depression by using the internet: randomised controlled trial
    Helen Christensen
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    BMJ 328:265. 2004
  3. ncbi Collaborative care management of late-life depression in the primary care setting: a randomized controlled trial
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    JAMA 288:2836-45. 2002
  4. ncbi Computer-aided psychotherapy for anxiety disorders: a meta-analytic review
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:66-82. 2009
  5. pmc Changes in prefrontal-limbic function in major depression after 15 months of long-term psychotherapy
    Anna Buchheim
    Institute of Psychology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e33745. 2012
  6. ncbi Psychological treatment of depression: results of a series of meta-analyses
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, and EMGO institute, The Netherlands
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:354-64. 2011
  7. ncbi Collaborative care for depression: a cumulative meta-analysis and review of longer-term outcomes
    Simon Gilbody
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, England
    Arch Intern Med 166:2314-21. 2006
  8. ncbi Internet-delivered psychotherapy for depression in adults
    Nickolai Titov
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:18-23. 2011
  9. pmc Interpersonal psychotherapy for depression: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Psychiatry 168:581-92. 2011
  10. ncbi The effects of psychotherapy for adult depression are overestimated: a meta-analysis of study quality and effect size
    P Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 40:211-23. 2010

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  1. ncbi Is guided self-help as effective as face-to-face psychotherapy for depression and anxiety disorders? A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative outcome studies
    P Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 40:1943-57. 2010
    ..A systematic search in bibliographical databases (PubMed, PsycINFO, EMBASE, Cochrane) resulted in 21 studies with 810 participants...
  2. pmc Delivering interventions for depression by using the internet: randomised controlled trial
    Helen Christensen
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    BMJ 328:265. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi Collaborative care management of late-life depression in the primary care setting: a randomized controlled trial
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Center for Health Services Research, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 10920 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 300, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    JAMA 288:2836-45. 2002
    ..Few depressed older adults receive effective treatment in primary care settings...
  4. ncbi Computer-aided psychotherapy for anxiety disorders: a meta-analytic review
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:66-82. 2009
    Computer-aided psychotherapy (CP) is said to (1) be as effective as face-to-face psychotherapy, while requiring less therapist time, for anxiety disorder sufferers, (2) speed access to care, and (3) save traveling time...
  5. pmc Changes in prefrontal-limbic function in major depression after 15 months of long-term psychotherapy
    Anna Buchheim
    Institute of Psychology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    PLoS ONE 7:e33745. 2012
    ..While these studies have examined the effect of short-term, interpersonal or cognitive-behavioural psychotherapy, the effect of long-term, psychodynamic intervention has never been assessed...
  6. ncbi Psychological treatment of depression: results of a series of meta-analyses
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, and EMGO institute, The Netherlands
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:354-64. 2011
    ..In the past few decades, a considerable number of studies have examined the effects of psychotherapies for adult depression...
  7. ncbi Collaborative care for depression: a cumulative meta-analysis and review of longer-term outcomes
    Simon Gilbody
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, England
    Arch Intern Med 166:2314-21. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Internet-delivered psychotherapy for depression in adults
    Nickolai Titov
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:18-23. 2011
    ..The rapidly growing number of published research papers attests to the increasing interest in Internet-delivered psychotherapy (iPT)...
  9. pmc Interpersonal psychotherapy for depression: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Psychiatry 168:581-92. 2011
    Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), a structured and time-limited therapy, has been studied in many controlled trials. Numerous practice guidelines have recommended IPT as a treatment of choice for unipolar depressive disorders...
  10. ncbi The effects of psychotherapy for adult depression are overestimated: a meta-analysis of study quality and effect size
    P Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 40:211-23. 2010
    No meta-analytical study has examined whether the quality of the studies examining psychotherapy for adult depression is associated with the effect sizes found. This study assesses this association.
  11. ncbi A systematic review of research findings on the efficacy of interpersonal therapy for depressive disorders
    Marcelo Feijo de Mello
    Department of Psychiatry, Federal University of Sao Paulo, São Paulo SP 04026 010, Brazil
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 255:75-82. 2005
    Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) is a time-limited psychotherapy for major depression...
  12. pmc Response to psychotherapy in borderline personality disorder and methylation status of the BDNF gene
    N Perroud
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Geneva, Chene Bourg, Switzerland
    Transl Psychiatry 3:e207. 2013
    ..These results moreover support the idea that these epigenetic marks may be changed through psychotherapeutic approaches and that these changes underline changes in cognitive functions...
  13. ncbi Remission in major depressive disorder: a comparison of pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and control conditions
    Nicola Casacalenda
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1354-60. 2002
    The aim of this study was to assess the percentages of full remission in studies of patients with major depressive disorder in which pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and control conditions were directly compared.
  14. pmc Evidence-based comprehensive treatments for early autism
    Sally J Rogers
    M I N D Institute, University of California Davis, CA 95817, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:8-38. 2008
    ..Implications of these findings are also discussed in relation to practice guidelines as well as critical areas of research that have yet to be answered...
  15. ncbi Cognitive therapy vs interpersonal psychotherapy in social anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Ulrich Stangier
    Department of Psychology, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstr 40 42, D 60054 Frankfurt, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:692-700. 2011
    ..Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) aims to change problematic interpersonal behavior patterns that may have an important role in the ..
  16. ncbi Problem solving therapies for depression: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Psychiatry 22:9-15. 2007
    ..In the past decades, the effects of problem-solving therapy (PST) for depression have been examined in several randomized controlled studies. However, until now no meta-analysis has tried to integrate the results of these studies...
  17. ncbi How psychotherapy changes the brain--the contribution of functional neuroimaging
    D E J Linden
    School of Psychology, University of Wales Bangor, Bangor, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 11:528-38. 2006
    A thorough investigation of the neural effects of psychotherapy is needed in order to provide a neurobiological foundation for widely used treatment protocols...
  18. ncbi A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy for PTSD
    Rebekah Bradley
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:214-27. 2005
    The authors present a multidimensional meta-analysis of studies published between 1980 and 2003 on psychotherapy for PTSD.
  19. ncbi Adding psychotherapy to pharmacotherapy in the treatment of depressive disorders in adults: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1219-29. 2009
    A considerable number of studies has examined whether adding psychotherapy to pharmacotherapy results in stronger effects than pharmacotherapy alone...
  20. ncbi Patients' preferences in the treatment of depressive disorder in primary care
    Digna J F van Schaik
    Department of General Practice, Institute of Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:184-9. 2004
    ..This may be caused by patients preferring psychotherapy, which is often not available in primary care...
  21. ncbi Methods for analyzing psychotherapy outcomes: a review of clinical significance, reliable change, and recommendations for future directions
    Edward A Wise
    Mental Health Resources, Memphis, Tennessee 38119, USA
    J Pers Assess 82:50-9. 2004
    ..Finally, I make some recommendations and implications for future research and the development of assessment tools...
  22. pmc Internet-delivered interpersonal psychotherapy versus internet-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy for adults with depressive symptoms: randomized controlled noninferiority trial
    Tara Donker
    Black Dog Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 15:e82. 2013
    Face-to-face cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) are both effective treatments for depressive disorders, but access is limited...
  23. ncbi Premature discontinuation in adult psychotherapy: a meta-analysis
    Joshua K Swift
    Department of Psychology, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:547-59. 2012
    ....
  24. ncbi Testing standard and modular designs for psychotherapy treating depression, anxiety, and conduct problems in youth: a randomized effectiveness trial
    John R Weisz
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:274-82. 2012
    ..An integrative, modular redesign may help...
  25. ncbi Psychotherapy versus second-generation antidepressants in the treatment of depression: a meta-analysis
    Glen I Spielmans
    Department of Psychology, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:142-9. 2011
    Most meta-analyses have concluded that psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy yield roughly similar efficacy in the short-term treatment of depression, with psychotherapy showing some advantage at long-term follow-up...
  26. ncbi Transference-focused psychotherapy v. treatment by community psychotherapists for borderline personality disorder: randomised controlled trial
    Stephan Doering
    Department of Prosthodontics and Material Sciences, University of Muenster, Waldeyerstrasse 30 48149 Muenster, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 196:389-95. 2010
    Transference-focused psychotherapy is a manualised treatment for borderline personality disorder.
  27. ncbi Treatment integrity in psychotherapy research: analysis of the studies and examination of the associated factors
    Francheska Perepletchikova
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:829-41. 2007
    ..evaluating, and reporting integrity; therapist treatment adherence; and therapist competence) implemented in psychotherapy research, as well as predictors of their implementation...
  28. pmc Impact of concurrent naturalistic pharmacotherapy on psychotherapy of complicated grief
    Naomi M Simon
    Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatry Res 159:31-6. 2008
    ..A targeted psychotherapy for complicated grief (CGT) was recently shown to be efficacious [Shear, K., Frank, E., Houck, P.R...
  29. pmc A review of empirically supported psychological therapies for mood disorders in adults
    Steven D Hollon
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:891-932. 2010
    The mood disorders are prevalent and problematic. We review randomized controlled psychotherapy trials to find those that are empirically supported with respect to acute symptom reduction and the prevention of subsequent relapse and ..
  30. pmc Effects of psychotherapy for depression in children and adolescents: a meta-analysis
    John R Weisz
    Judge Baker Children s Center, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02120 3225, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:132-49. 2006
    ..youth depression, plus recent concerns over medication safety, prompt growing interest in the effects of youth psychotherapy. In previous meta-analyses, effect sizes (ESs) have averaged ...
  31. ncbi Are psychological and pharmacologic interventions equally effective in the treatment of adult depressive disorders? A meta-analysis of comparative studies
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1675-85; quiz 1839-41. 2008
    ..Whether both types of intervention are equally effective has not been established definitively...
  32. ncbi Mediators and mechanisms of change in psychotherapy research
    Alan E Kazdin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 3:1-27. 2007
    There has been enormous progress in psychotherapy research. This has culminated in recognition of several treatments that have strong evidence in their behalf...
  33. ncbi Psychotherapy for chronic major depression and dysthymia: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:51-62. 2010
    Although several studies have examined the effects of psychotherapy on chronic depression and dysthymia, no meta-analysis has been conducted to integrate results of these studies...
  34. ncbi Positive psychotherapy
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Psychol 61:774-88. 2006
    Positive psychotherapy (PPT) contrasts with standard interventions for depression by increasing positive emotion, engagement, and meaning rather than directly targeting depressive symptoms...
  35. ncbi Two-year randomized controlled trial and follow-up of dialectical behavior therapy vs therapy by experts for suicidal behaviors and borderline personality disorder
    Marsha M Linehan
    Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:757-66. 2006
    ..Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) is a treatment for suicidal behavior and borderline personality disorder with well-documented efficacy...
  36. ncbi World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) Guidelines for Biological Treatment of Unipolar Depressive Disorders, Part 1: Acute and continuation treatment of major depressive disorder
    Michael Bauer
    Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California at Los Angeles ULCA, 300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 2330, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 3:5-43. 2002
    ....
  37. ncbi Evidence-based guidelines for treating depressive disorders with antidepressants: a revision of the 2000 British Association for Psychopharmacology guidelines
    I M Anderson
    Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, Neuroscience and Psychiatry Unit, University of Manchester, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 22:343-96. 2008
    ....
  38. ncbi Therapist variation within randomised trials of psychotherapy: implications for precision, internal and external validity
    Rebecca Walwyn
    Biostatistics, Health Methodology Research Group, University of Manchester, UK
    Stat Methods Med Res 19:291-315. 2010
    Nesting of patients within therapists in psychotherapy trials creates an additional level within the design...
  39. ncbi Effects of cognitive therapy versus interpersonal psychotherapy in patients with major depressive disorder: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials with meta-analyses and trial sequential analyses
    J C Jakobsen
    The Psychiatric Research Unit, Copenhagen University Hospital and Region Zealand, Roskilde, Denmark
    Psychol Med 42:1343-57. 2012
    ..Cognitive therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy are treatment options, but their effects have only been limitedly compared in systematic reviews.
  40. ncbi Using clinical significance in psychotherapy outcome research: the need for a common procedure and validity data
    Michael J Lambert
    Department of Psychology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
    Psychother Res 19:493-501. 2009
    It is recommended that an estimate of clinical significance be included in all psychotherapy outcome studies and that this estimate be based on the work of Jacobson and Truax (1991)...
  41. ncbi The World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) Guidelines for the Biological Treatment of Bipolar Disorders: Update 2010 on the treatment of acute bipolar depression
    Heinz Grunze
    Newcastle University, RVI, Division of Psychiatry, Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:81-109. 2010
    ..Their purpose is to supply a systematic overview of all scientific evidence pertaining to the treatment of acute bipolar depression in adults...
  42. ncbi The impact of psychotherapy, pharmacotherapy, and their combination on quality of life in depression
    Waguih William Ishak
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 19:277-89. 2011
    ..Various studies have documented the benefits of pharmacotherapy or psychotherapy alone on QOL in depression, with few studies examining combined treatment...
  43. ncbi School-based mental health intervention for children affected by political violence in Indonesia: a cluster randomized trial
    Wietse A Tol
    HealthNet TPO, Department of Public Health and Research, Tolstraat 127, 1074 VJ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    JAMA 300:655-62. 2008
    ..Childhood mental health problems are difficult to address in situations of ongoing poverty and political instability...
  44. pmc Pilot randomized controlled trial of individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1304-9. 2012
    ..We developed Individual Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy (IMCP) to address the need for brief interventions targeting spiritual well-being and meaning for patients ..
  45. ncbi Is the transtheoretical model and motivational interviewing approach applicable to the treatment of eating disorders? A review
    Jayne Dray
    School of Psychology, Flinders University, South Australia, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 32:558-65. 2012
    ....
  46. ncbi Interventions to increase attendance at psychotherapy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Mary Oldham
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:928-39. 2012
    Rates of nonattendance for psychotherapy hinder the effective delivery of evidence-based treatments. Although many strategies have been developed to increase attendance, the effectiveness of these strategies has not been quantified...
  47. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy for cluster B personality disorders
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 196:396-403. 2010
    ..Recommendations on current clinical guidelines are informed by limited economic evidence...
  48. ncbi Factors associated with use of psychotherapy
    Xavier Briffault
    Université Paris Descartes EA 4069, Fondation d entreprise MGEN pour la santé publique, Paris, France
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:165-71. 2008
    ..The present research aims to contribute data on the profiles of a sample of individuals who underwent psychotherapy in France, and on the respective impact of various factors such as mental health status, socio-demographic ..
  49. ncbi Virtual reality in psychotherapy: review
    Giuseppe Riva
    Applied Technology for Neuro Psychology Laboratory, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Cyberpsychol Behav 8:220-30; discussion 231-40. 2005
    ..effective way to provide general and specialty health care services, and appears poised to enter mainstream psychotherapy delivery...
  50. pmc Cost-effectiveness of opportunistic screening and minimal contact psychotherapy to prevent depression in primary care patients
    Matthijs van den Berg
    Centre for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e22884. 2011
    ..This study aimed to investigate the cost-effectiveness of minimal contact psychotherapy, based on Lewinsohn's 'Coping with depression' course, targeted at opportunistically screened individuals with ..
  51. ncbi Addressing metacognitive capacity for self reflection in the psychotherapy for schizophrenia: a conceptual model of the key tasks and processes
    Paul H Lysaker
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Psychol Psychother 84:58-69; discussion 98-110. 2011
    ..schizophrenia may involve a deepening of the experience of being in the world has led to the possibility that psychotherapy may play a key role in treatment by enhancing metacognition, or the capacity to think about thinking...
  52. ncbi Alliance in individual psychotherapy
    Adam O Horvath
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Way, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 48:9-16. 2011
    This article reports on a research synthesis of the relation between alliance and the outcomes of individual psychotherapy. Included were over 200 research reports based on 190 independent data sources, covering more than 14,000 ..
  53. ncbi Nonverbal synchrony in psychotherapy: coordinated body movement reflects relationship quality and outcome
    Fabian Ramseyer
    Department of Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, Bern, Switzerland
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:284-95. 2011
    ..nonverbal synchrony--the coordination of patient's and therapist's movement--in a random sample of same-sex psychotherapy dyads...
  54. ncbi How central is the alliance in psychotherapy? A multilevel longitudinal meta-analysis
    Christoph Flückiger
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Couns Psychol 59:10-7. 2012
    ..Apart from this trend, none of the variables previously proposed as potential moderators or mediators of the alliance-outcome relation, alone or in combination, were found to have a mediating impact...
  55. ncbi A comparison of narrative exposure therapy, supportive counseling, and psychoeducation for treating posttraumatic stress disorder in an african refugee settlement
    Frank Neuner
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:579-87. 2004
    ..These results indicate that NET is a promising approach for the treatment of PTSD for refugees living in unsafe conditions...
  56. ncbi National trends in the outpatient diagnosis and treatment of bipolar disorder in youth
    Carmen Moreno
    Unidad de Adolescentes, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Servicio do Psiquiatría, Madrid, Spain
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1032-9. 2007
    ..Although bipolar disorder may have its onset during childhood, little is known about national trends in the diagnosis and management of bipolar disorder in young people...
  57. ncbi Experiential avoidance as a functional dimensional approach to psychopathology: an empirical review
    Neharika Chawla
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:871-90. 2007
    ..Future studies should attempt to understand the core processes involved in experiential avoidance better, and then clearly operationalize the construct and determine its incremental validity relative to other constructs...
  58. ncbi Treatments for later-life depressive conditions: a meta-analytic comparison of pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy
    Martin Pinquart
    Institute of Psychology, University of Jena, Am Steiger 3, Haus 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1493-501. 2006
    ..interventions for depressed older adults, data are needed on the comparative effects of pharmacotherapy versus psychotherapy. Given that most older adults with clinically significant depressive symptoms do not have major depression, ..
  59. ncbi Does pretreatment severity moderate the efficacy of psychological treatment of adult outpatient depression? A meta-analysis
    Ellen Driessen
    Faculty of Psychology and Education, Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:668-80. 2010
    ..This study assessed whether pretreatment severity moderates psychological treatment outcome relative to controls by means of meta-analyses...
  60. ncbi Pain predicts longer time to remission during treatment of recurrent depression
    Jordan F Karp
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:591-7. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that greater pain and somatic scores prior to treatment with imipramine and interpersonal psychotherapy would predict a slowed time to remission from depression.
  61. ncbi Chronic depression: update on classification and treatment
    Dana C Torpey
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:458-64. 2008
    ..Antidepressant medications and at least some forms of psychotherapy are efficacious in treating chronic depression, and the combination of pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy ..
  62. pmc The role of therapist training in the implementation of psychosocial treatments: a review and critique with recommendations
    Amy D Herschell
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:448-66. 2010
    ..The goals of this review are to understand the state of the literature for training therapists in psychotherapy skills and to offer recommendations to improve research in this area...
  63. pmc Internet-based interventions for traumatic stress-related mental health problems: a review and suggestion for future research
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Medical University of South Carolina National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, P O Box 250852, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:410-20. 2009
    ..Therefore, it is possible that these shared features may in part account for symptom reduction. Little is known regarding mechanisms of change. Future directions for novel web-based approaches to treatment are provided...
  64. ncbi Screening for depression in adult patients in primary care settings: a systematic evidence review
    Elizabeth A O'Connor
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:793-803. 2009
    ..In 2002, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommended screening adults for depression in clinical practices that have systems to ensure accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, and follow-up...
  65. pmc Adjunctive psychotherapy for bipolar disorder: state of the evidence
    David J Miklowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1408-19. 2008
    b>Psychotherapy has long been recommended as adjunctive to pharmacotherapy for bipolar disorder, but it is unclear which interventions are effective for which patients, over what intervals, and for what domains of outcome...
  66. pmc Reducing suicidal ideation and depression in older primary care patients: 24-month outcomes of the PROSPECT study
    George S Alexopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:882-90. 2009
    ..This is the first report of outcomes over a 2-year period...
  67. ncbi Characteristics of effective psychological treatments of depression: a metaregression analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychother Res 18:225-36. 2008
    ....
  68. pmc General practitioners' conceptions about treatment of depression and factors that may influence their practice in this area. A postal survey
    Stig J Andersson
    Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Family Medicine, Lund University, MAS, S 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 6:21. 2005
    ..Therefore we wanted to examine Swedish GPs' conceptions of depressive disorders and their treatment and GPs' ideas of factors that may influence their manner of work with depressive patients...
  69. pmc Web-based depression treatment for type 1 and type 2 diabetic patients: a randomized, controlled trial
    Kim M P van Bastelaar
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 34:320-5. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the effectiveness of Web-based CBT for depression treatment in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, with minimal guidance...
  70. ncbi Evidence and implications for early intervention in bipolar disorder
    Michael Berk
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    J Ment Health 19:113-26. 2010
    ..To review the evidence that supports early intervention in the treatment of bipolar disorder...
  71. pmc Change is not always linear: the study of nonlinear and discontinuous patterns of change in psychotherapy
    Adele M Hayes
    University of Delaware, DE, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:715-23. 2007
    ..A common assumption in psychotherapy research has been that change is gradual and linear...
  72. ncbi Tinnitus and insomnia
    Tatjana Crönlein
    Sleep Disorders and Research Center, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Regensburg, Universitätsstr 84, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    Prog Brain Res 166:227-33. 2007
    ..Similarities between the results from these two groups suggest that sleep specific psychotherapeutic methods, which are established for treating insomnia, should be further developed for the use in patients with insomnia and tinnitus...
  73. ncbi Designing research studies on psychosocial interventions in autism
    Tristram Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood, Box 671, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:354-66. 2007
    ....
  74. ncbi Brain blood flow changes in depressed patients treated with interpersonal psychotherapy or venlafaxine hydrochloride: preliminary findings
    S D Martin
    Affinity Research Unit, Cherry Knowle Hospital, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0NB, England, UK
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:641-8. 2001
    ..We hypothesized that venlafaxine hydrochloride and interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) might each alter brain blood flow in some or all of these areas on sequential single photon emission ..
  75. pmc Long term outcomes from the IMPACT randomised trial for depressed elderly patients in primary care
    Enid M Hunkeler
    Kaiser Permanente, Division of Research, 2000 Broadway, 2nd Floor, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    BMJ 332:259-63. 2006
    ..To determine the long term effectiveness of collaborative care management for depression in late life...
  76. ncbi Introduction to the special section on stepped care models in psychotherapy
    D A Haaga
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC 20016 8062, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:547-8. 2000
    ..g., generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, eating disorders, and alcohol dependence) for which empirically supported psychosocial treatments are available...
  77. ncbi The efficacy of short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy in specific psychiatric disorders: a meta-analysis
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:1208-16. 2004
    ..The efficacy of psychodynamic therapy is controversial. Previous meta-analyses have reported discrepant results...
  78. ncbi A randomized effectiveness trial of interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescents
    Laura Mufson
    Department of Clinical and Genetic Epidemiology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:577-84. 2004
    ..The school-based health clinic offers the potential for accessible and efficient treatment, although it is unknown whether school-based clinicians can be trained to implement evidence-based psychotherapies for depression in routine care...
  79. ncbi Treatment of bereavement-related major depressive episodes in later life: a controlled study of acute and continuation treatment with nortriptyline and interpersonal psychotherapy
    C F Reynolds
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:202-8. 1999
    The authors tested the hypothesis that nortriptyline and interpersonal psychotherapy, alone and in combination, are superior to placebo in achieving remission of bereavement-related major depressive episodes.
  80. ncbi Pragmatic evaluation of computer-aided self-help for anxiety and depression
    Isaac M Marks
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Charing Cross Campus, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:57-65. 2003
    ..Most anxiety/depression is not effectively treated. Aims Open evaluation of a free clinic giving immediate computer-aided cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) self-help plus brief advice from a therapist...
  81. ncbi Improving depression care for older, minority patients in primary care
    Patricia A Arean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Med Care 43:381-90. 2005
    ..This study examines whether a collaborative care model for depression in primary care is as effective in older minorities as it is in nonminority elderly patients in improving depression treatment and outcomes...
  82. ncbi Mind does really matter: evidence from neuroimaging studies of emotional self-regulation, psychotherapy, and placebo effect
    Mario Beauregard
    Department of Radiology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal Quebec, Canada
    Prog Neurobiol 81:218-36. 2007
    ..Neuroimaging studies of the effect of psychotherapy in patients suffering from diverse forms of psychopathology (obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, ..
  83. ncbi Psychotherapy for depression among children and adolescents: a systematic review
    N Watanabe
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:84-95. 2007
    ..To examine the clinical benefit, the harm and the cost-effectiveness of psychotherapies in comparison with no treatment, waiting-list controls, attention-placebos, and treatment as usual in depressed youths...
  84. ncbi Ketamine psychotherapy for heroin addiction: immediate effects and two-year follow-up
    Evgeny Krupitsky
    St Petersburg Research Center of Addictions and Psychopharmacology, Novo Deviatkino 19 1, Leningrad Region 188661, Russia
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:273-83. 2002
    Seventy detoxified heroin-addicted patients were randomly assigned to one of two groups receiving ketamine psychotherapy (KPT) involving two different doses of ketamine...
  85. pmc Efficacy of peer support interventions for depression: a meta-analysis
    Paul N Pfeiffer
    Health Services Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:29-36. 2011
    ..To assess the efficacy of peer support for reducing symptoms of depression...
  86. ncbi Integrated therapy for complex cases of personality disorder
    John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Clin Psychol 64:207-21. 2008
    ....
  87. pmc Some methodological and statistical issues in the study of change processes in psychotherapy
    Jean Philippe Laurenceau
    University of Delaware, DE 19716 2577, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:682-95. 2007
    ..We also review some data analytic approaches that are being used in other areas of psychology that have the potential to capture the complexity and dynamics of change in psychotherapy.
  88. ncbi Psychotherapy and the cultural concept of the person
    Laurence J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Canada
    Transcult Psychiatry 44:232-57. 2007
    ..Every system of psychotherapy thus depends on implicit models of the self, which in turn, are based on cultural concepts of the person...
  89. ncbi Differential efficacy of group and individual/couple psychotherapy with infertile patients
    T M de Liz
    Kronprinzenstr 14, 65185 Wiesbaden, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Hum Reprod 20:1324-32. 2005
    ..Evidence for the positive effects of psychotherapy on negative affect and also possible influence on conception rates has been discussed in several studies.
  90. ncbi Combined pharmacotherapy and psychological treatment for depression: a systematic review
    Sandro Pampallona
    forMed, Evolene, Switzerland
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:714-9. 2004
    ..Adherence to antidepressant medication use is a problem in clinical practice. Some authors have posited that combined psychological treatment facilitates adherence to pharmacotherapy...
  91. ncbi The quality of psychotherapy case formulations: a comparison of expert, experienced, and novice cognitive-behavioral and psychodynamic therapists
    Tracy D Eells
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:579-89. 2005
    ..Effect sizes for overall ratings of quality ranged from medium to large. Few differences based on therapy orientation were observed. Results are discussed in terms of therapist training...
  92. ncbi Psychotherapy by primary-care providers: results of a national sample
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Services Research, 737 Lombard St, Room 516, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:325-30. 2007
    The authors used the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey to examine visit characteristics associated with psychotherapy by primary-care physicians, as compared with psychiatrists...
  93. ncbi The efficacy of problem solving therapy in reducing mental and physical health problems: a meta-analysis
    John M Malouff
    School of Psychology, University of New England, Armidale, NSW, 2351, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:46-57. 2007
    ..22). Significant moderators included whether the PST included problem-orientation training, whether homework was assigned, and whether a developer of PST helped conduct the study...
  94. pmc Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for late-life depression in general practice: uptake and satisfaction by patients, therapists and physicians
    Digna J F van Schaik
    GGZ Buitenamstel and Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 8:52. 2007
    Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) is recommended in most depression treatment guidelines and proved to be a suitable treatment for elderly depressed patients...
  95. ncbi Online mental health treatment: concerns and considerations
    Melissa Wells
    Department of Social Work, 239 Pettee Hall, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 10:453-9. 2007
    ..We explore these issues and discuss implications for professionals who provide mental health treatment...
  96. ncbi Motivational change in an inpatient anorexia nervosa population and implications for treatment
    Tracey D Wade
    School of Psychology, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:235-43. 2009
    ..an inpatient anorexia nervosa population: (i) does baseline motivation predict change in eating pathology; (ii) does change in motivation predict change in eating pathology; and (iii) can we increase motivation to recover in this group?..
  97. ncbi Psychological aspects and psychotherapy of inflammatory bowel diseases and irritable bowel syndrome in children
    Jan Prasko
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University, University Hospital Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 154:307-14. 2010
    ..Both are chronic, with remissions and relapses over the years while irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common, often disabling functional gastrointestinal disorder...
  98. ncbi The alliance in child and adolescent psychotherapy
    Stephen R Shirk
    Department of Psychology, University of Denver Denver, CO 80208, USA
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 48:17-24. 2011
    The therapeutic alliance has a long history in the child and adolescent psychotherapy literature...
  99. ncbi A quality-based review of randomized controlled trials of cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression: an assessment and metaregression
    Nathan C Thoma
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:22-30. 2012
    ..controlled trials of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for depression using the Randomized Controlled Trial Psychotherapy Quality Rating Scale (RCT-PQRS)...
  100. ncbi Behavioral and psychosocial interventions for family caregivers
    Steven Zarit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies at Pennsylvania State University in University Park, PA, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:47-53; quiz 53. 2008
    ..Characteristics of effective approaches and flaws in study design...

Research Grants78

  1. Behavioral Activation Therapy for Rural Veterans with Diabetes and Depression
    Aanand Dinkar Naik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..So called non-specific factors of psychotherapy may be a strong predictor of outcome and may differ across coach...
  2. Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Density and Veteran Cigarette Smokers
    Arthur Brody; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to after quitting smoking (with combination treatment with the nicotine patch, cognitive behavioral group psychotherapy, and contingency management) than non-menthol cigarette smokers, 3) menthol cigarette smokers who quit smoking ..
  3. Effect of D-cycloserine on treatment of PTSD in youth
    Michael S Scheeringa; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..adjunctive use of DCS enhanced fear extinction when coupled with extinction trials (animals) or exposure-based psychotherapy (humans)...
  4. Brain Nicotine Receptor Density &Response to Nicotine Patch
    Arthur Brody; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., bupropion HCl and group psychotherapy). The proposed study builds upon several ongoing lines of research...
  5. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Pregnant Women with Depressive Disorder
    Deborah Kim; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..There is mounting evidence that antidepressants may adversely affect pregnancy outcome and fetal health. Psychotherapy is a first-line treatment for this special population but other options must be studied as no treatment will ..
  6. The Neurochemistry of Cognitive Therapy: Predicting Treatment Outcome with PET
    Jeffrey M Miller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These studies may suggest novel, rational combinations of pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy for depression based on an increased understanding of the neurochemical modulators of learning relevant to CBT ..
  7. Omega-3 Fatty Acids &Psychoeducational Psychotherapy for Childhood Depression
    Mary A Fristad; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..2008). However, surprisingly little is known about the effectiveness of psychotherapy for children age 12 and under who are clinically depressed...
  8. Examination of Reward Processing in the Treatment of Adolescent Major Depression
    Randy Patrick Auerbach; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..female adolescents, and whether improvement in these mechanisms contributes to symptom attenuation following psychotherapy. Embedded within this novel project are clear training aims, which will be implemented with guidance from Dr...
  9. Behavior Therapy for Adults with Tourette Syndrome
    Lawrence Scahill; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..study, 120 eligible participants will be randomly assigned to receive either HRT or Enhanced- Supportive Psychotherapy. Both treatments will consist of 10 sessions over 12 weeks followed by 2 booster sessions and 3- and 6-months ..
  10. PA-06-555 Senior Scientist Research and Mentorship Award (K05)
    GEORGE EDWARD WOODY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..propoxyphene maintenance, methadone maintenance and its impact on HIV risk and infection, LAAM, buprenorphine, psychotherapy, a HIV vaccine, a rapid HIV test, HIV and drug use in Brazil and Russia, naltrexone for treating heroin ..
  11. Predictors of Treatment Response Relapse and Recurrence in Major Depression
    W Edward Craighead; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..study is designed to study prediction of short-term and long-term effects of additional pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy combination treatments for those who fail to remit with monotherapy...
  12. Telehealth Outreach for Chronic Back Pain
    Joseph H Atkinson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..randomized clinical trial comparing telephone-administered CBSST to a strong control condition (Supportive Psychotherapy), a significantly higher proportion of CBSST patients reported both overall "improvement" and >25% "..
  13. Optimizing Treatment of Mental Illness during Pregnancy:Improving Infant Outcomes
    Katherine L Wisner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Psychotherapy is the preferred treatment of most women but it is not readily available in all practice settings nor is it ..
  14. Protocol- vs Patient-Oriented TCM Practices: A RCT for IBS Symptom Management
    Joyce K Anastasi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..IBS affects 15 percent to 20 percent of North Americans. Current therapies: dietary modification, psychotherapy and drug therapies, are still under investigation, none are curative and some have significant side effects...
  15. Depression and Insulin Resistance in Adolescents
    LAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..b>Psychotherapy for depression improves IR in adults, but it is uncertain whether ameliorating depressive symptoms prevent ..
  16. Depression and Insulin Resistance in Adolescents
    LAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Psychotherapy for depression improves IR in adults, but it is uncertain whether ameliorating depressive symptoms prevents ..
  17. Treatment Response in Ethnic Minority Individuals With Binge Eating Disorder
    Heather Thompson Brenner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Although a sizable number of clinical trials of psychotherapy for BED have been conducted, no individual clinical trials have included individuals from minority ethnic ..
  18. Treatment of Smoking Among Individuals with PTSD
    Edna B Foa; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to evaluate an innovative treatment program for smokers with PTSD that integrates varenicline, the most effective medication for smoking cessation, with prolonged exposure therapy, a highly effective form of psychotherapy for PTSD.
  19. Assessing change in short-term therapy for depression using ESM
    Kari M Eddington; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Outcome studies have shown that several forms of psychotherapy are effective for depression, but questions about how, why, and when these treatments work remain...
  20. Personalized Treatment with Pharmacotherapy and CBT for Moderate Problem Drinking
    Andrew C Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..are associated with the course and outcome of pharmacotherapy with naltrexone and/or cognitive behavioral psychotherapy treatment in this unique population...
  21. Translating Child-Parent Psychotherapy into the Juvenile and Family Court System
    LYNNE FELDMAN KATZ; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This study focuses on the translation of child-parent psychotherapy, an evidence-based intervention shown to improve the mental health and behavioral outcomes of infants and toddlers exposed to ..
  22. Iwankapiya_Healing Historical Trauma Practice and Group IPT for American Indians
    Maria Yellow Horse Brave Heart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and Unresolved Grief Tribal Best Practice (HTUG) to engage and retain AI adults in an EBT, Group Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), that may be well suited for treating depression and related mental disorders in this population...
  23. FOR MOMS:Culturally Relevant Treatment for Perinatal Depression
    Nancy K Grote; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..FOR MOMS consists of a pre- treatment engagement session and a choice of brief interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) or evidence-based pharmacotherapy...
  24. Symptom management for irritable bowel syndrome constipation (IBS-C)
    Joyce K Anastasi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Current therapies include dietary modification, psychotherapy, probiotics, and pharmaceutical agents...
  25. Project REACH: Preventing Postpartum Depression in Adolescent Mothers
    Maureen G Phipps; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Project REACH is based on Interpersonal Psychotherapy and targets those factors that may play a significant role in the development of PPD in adolescent mothers (i...
  26. Comparison of two guided self-help treatments for binge eating disorder
    Athena Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..than efficacious specialty treatments such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) given the latter's administration costs and time requirements...
  27. 1/2-D-Cycloserine Augmentation of CBT for Pediatric OCD
    Eric A Storch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..OCD - provide support for DCS dosing as facilitating extinction learning that occurs during exposure-based psychotherapy. However, experts and agencies responsible for regulating drug indications in the US, including the FDA, ..
  28. 2/2-D-Cycloserine Augmentation of CBT for Pediatric OCD
    Daniel A Geller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..OCD - provide support for DCS dosing as facilitating extinction learning that occurs during exposure-based psychotherapy. However, experts and agencies responsible for regulating drug indications in the US, including the FDA, ..
  29. Psychological Effects of Spiritually Integrated Therapy for Infertile Women
    SHIQUINA L ANDREWS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..METHODS: In Phase I, the intervention will be finalized after consultation from professionals in the fields of psychotherapy theology, and infertility, as well as women who have been diagnosed with infertility...
  30. Brief Motivational Interviewing to Improve Diabetes Self-Care in Schizophrenia
    LYDIA ANN CHWASTIAK; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The second study is a stage 1 psychotherapy development project, which will develop a community mental health center-based Brief Motivational Interviewing ..
  31. New Approaches to Smoking Cessation in Heavy Drinkers
    Lisa M Fucito; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..this proposal is to develop an independent clinical research program specializing in novel smoking cessation psychotherapy interventions for heavy drinkers that are integrated with alcohol treatment and target potential depression ..
  32. The Development of a Therapist Feedback System for MDD in Community Mental Health
    MARY BETH GIBBONS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to develop and evaluate the feasibility of a cost-efficient and easily disseminated intervention for improving psychotherapy outcomes for patients with major depressive disorder treated in the community mental health system...
  33. Investigating Neural and Psychotherapeutic Mediators of Placebo Response in MDD
    CHRISTIAN ANTHONY WEBB; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..60% of the symptom improvement experienced by clinically depressed patients in studies of antidepressants or psychotherapy may be attributable to factors underlying the placebo effect (e.g...
  34. Cognitive Functioning Following Ovarian Removal Before or After Natural Menopause
    Keiko Kurita; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..proposed project, the research training program includes relevant statistical and clinical training to provide psychotherapy to clients of different ages, culture, and presenting problems (e.g...
  35. Peripheral Biomarkers in Major Depression
    Etienne L Sibille; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of success, we will assess patients with MDD and co-occurring anxiety receiving citalopram treatment and psychotherapy (to augment AD compliance)...
  36. RAPIDLY-ACTING TREATMENTS FOR TREATMENT-RESISTANT DEPRESSION (RAPID)
    Maurizio Fava; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..is believed to reflect the time required to reach therapeutic drug levels or to achieve adequate intensity of psychotherapy coupled with the time needed for the requisite biochemical and electrophysiological adaptations to occur...
  37. Effectiveness of IPT for Men and Women Prisoners with Major Depression
    Jennifer E Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This study will examine the effects of an evidence-based, first-line treatment for MDD, interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), among prisoners, and will be the first fully-powered randomized trial of treatment for MDD in any ..
  38. Individual Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy in Advanced Cancer Patients
    William Breitbart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We have developed, manualized, and pilot-tested just such a novel intervention we call Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy (MCP)...
  39. Enhancing Mental Health Treatment Engagement and Retention for Older Adults with
    Kyaien O Conner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Many older adults express a preference for psychotherapy;however, when older adults receive a referral to mental health care they are not likely to make an appointment ..
  40. Perinatal Depression: Dyadic-IPT to Improve Health of Mother and Baby
    SHANNON NICOLE LENZE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Career Development Award (K23) is to enable the candidate to develop a program of research that integrates psychotherapy treatment research with infant emotion development research to develop a treatment strategy for perinatal ..
  41. A Multisite Randomized Controlled Trial of Mindfulness Meditation Therapy for PTS
    Mark B Hamner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..needed, especially in light of the inadequate evidence to support the efficacy of most pharmacologic and most psychotherapy treatments for PTSD. Complementary and Alternative Medicine practices, such as meditation, may fill this void...
  42. Is Ecstasy an Empathogen? Effects of MDMA on Social and Emotional Processing
    Harriet de Wit; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to contribute to the widespread recreational use of the drug, as well as its purported utility as an aid in psychotherapy. The main psychoactive constituent of ecstasy is 13,4- methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), which acts on ..
  43. Puberty and Threat/Reward Processing in the Trajectory from Anxiety to Depression
    Jennifer S Silk; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for Intervention Development and Applied Research that provides cognitive behavioral therapy and supportive psychotherapy to 9-13 year old youth with generalized anxiety disorder, separation anxiety disorder, and social phobia...
  44. Neural Basis of Adjunct Use of a Cognitive Enhancer in Treating Cocaine Addiction
    ASHLEY P KENNEDY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The long term goal of the proposed training plan is to establish a combination pharmacotherapy/psychotherapy approach to improve recovery and relapse prevention in cocaine and other addictions...
  45. Prevent Excessive Weight Gain in Adolescent Girls at High-Risk for Adult Obesity
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) has been adapted for the treatment of eating disorders and has demonstrated efficacy in reducing binge ..
  46. Peer Mentorship: An Intervention to Promote Effective Pain Self-Management in Ad
    Lonnie K Zeltzer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Even in an integrative pediatric pain clinic, where psychotherapy and many complementary and alternative therapies are offered, only adolescents with sufficient motivation will ..
  47. Neurobiological Mechanisms of Antidepressant Effects
    David A Morilak; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As an alternative to pharmacotherapy, evidence-based psychotherapy, primarily involving cognitive therapy or cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), has efficacy comparable to ..
  48. Positive Psychotherapy to Improve Autonomic Function and Mood in ICD Patients
    Eva R Serber; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A subsequent larger trial (e.g., R01) will allow rigorous examination of this non-invasive, non-pharmacological intervention to reduce frequencies of arrhythmias in ICD patients. ..
  49. Adapting Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Children with Suicidality and/or Self-H
    Francheska Perepletchikova; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..extensive clinical experience working with children and their families, expertise in treatment integrity of psychotherapy research, received intensive training in DBT, and has worked clinically with adults and adolescents using DBT ..
  50. Program of Excellence in Scientifically Validated Treatments of Mood Disorders
    Mark A Whisman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    The proposed research education program seeks to bridge the gap between science and practice of psychotherapy training through developing integrative curricula for training in core competencies required for scientifically-informed ..
  51. Using SMART Experimental Design to Personalize Treatment for Child Depression
    Dikla Eckshtain; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The PI's previous research experiences include development of a psychotherapy manual focusing on positive parenting and assessing it, together with an individual CBT treatment, in two ..
  52. 4/4-Optimizing Treatment of Complicated Grief
    Sidney Zisook; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Participants in our study continued stable antidepressant medication while receiving CGT or Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)...
  53. 2/4-Optimizing Treatment of Complicated Grief
    Naomi M Simon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Participants in our study continued stable antidepressant medication while receiving CGT or Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)...
  54. Psychotherapy for Major Depression in the Community
    PAUL F CRITS CHRISTOPH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Although an extensive literature exists on the efficacy of psychotherapy treatments for major depressive disorder (MDD), there is limited data on the effectiveness of such treatments in diverse, community-based real-world practice ..
  55. 1/4-Optimizing Treatment for Complicated Grief
    M Katherine Shear; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Participants in our study continued stable antidepressant medication while receiving CGT or Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)...
  56. Converting Public Health Insurance into Guideline-Concordant Mental Health Care
    MARGUERITE ELIZABETH BURNS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The second evaluates the effects of eliminating annual visit limits for psychotherapy and counseling that is provided outside of a community mental health center on mental health care use and cost ..
  57. Multisystemic therapy to reduce health disparities in adolescents with asthma
    Sylvie Naar-King; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The investigators have adapted Multisystemic Therapy (MST), an innovative home- and community-based psychotherapy, to successfully improve treatment adherence and outcomes in urban pediatric medical populations...
  58. Attachment-Based Family Therapy for Suicidal Adolescents
    R ROGERS KOBAK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Yet, no medication, and less than 10 psychotherapy studies have focused on suicidal youth and findings are mixed...
  59. Developing an intervention to promote API women's sexual and mental health
    Hyeouk Chris Hahm; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The 10-week intervention will be given group psychotherapy along with secure daily mobile text messages ("AWARE Stories")...
  60. An internet CBT intervention for pediatric chronic pain and disability
    Tonya M Palermo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with access to treatment, lack of trained clinicians, expense, insurance limitations, or attitudes about psychotherapy. These problems have led to the consideration of alternative forms of treatment delivery such as through the ..
  61. Group IPT For Major Depression Following Perinatal Loss
    Jennifer E Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Group Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT-G) has been shown to be efficacious in treating MDD in other populations and may be especially pertinent ..
  62. Treatment Retention Strategies in Transition Age Youth
    Maryann Davis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..is to develop effective TR interventions for the most commonly used MH treatment;office-based outpatient psychotherapy.4 There are currently no clinical trials underway or published TR interventions for TAY...
  63. The Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder
    Scott Crow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..research suggests that binge eating can be effectively treated in obese individuals using certain forms of psychotherapy such as cognitive behavioral techniques, and certain antidepressant drugs, strategies that have also been ..
  64. The Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder
    James Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..research suggests that binge eating can be effectively treated in obese individuals using certain forms of psychotherapy such as cognitive behavioral techniques, and certain antidepressant drugs, strategies that have also been ..
  65. Modeling Adherence to Psychotherapy for Depression
    Gregory Simon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Abundant evidence supports the efficacy of psychotherapy for treatment of depression. Consumers often prefer psychotherapy as a first-line treatment...
  66. Patient Centered Depression Care for African-Americans
    Lisa Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..whites to be recognized as depressed, offered pharmacotherapy, and to initiate or complete pharmacotherapy or psychotherapy for depression...
  67. INTEGRATED TREATMENT FOR COCAINE AND MOOD DISORDERS
    Joy Schmitz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Two levels of psychotherapy will compare integrated CBT and Clinical Management (CM) for depression and substance use...
  68. Fundamentals of Interpersonal Therapy
    Scott Stuart; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) is one of the most thoroughly validated psychosocial treatments for depression...
  69. TREATMENT OF DEPRESSION RESEARCH: FURTHER DATA ANALYSES
    STANLEY IMBER; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Collaborative Research Program (TDCRP) was the first multicenter, comparative clinical trial in the field of psychotherapy research initiated by NIMH...
  70. Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy in Advanced Cancer
    William Breitbart; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We have developed and manualized an 8-week Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy, based on the principles of Viktor Frankl's Logotherapy, designed to help patients with advanced cancer ..
  71. INTERPERSONAL PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION
    MICHAEL O HARA; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This work builds on the ongoing research whose purposes are: (1) to evaluate interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) as a treatment for postpartum depression; (2) to evaluate the effect of IPT on a) women's adjustment in ..
  72. Dynamic Therapy Vs. CBT for Panic Disorder
    Barbara L Milrod; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We have developed and tested a manualized psychodynamic psychotherapy for panic disorder, Panic Focused Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (PFPP)...
  73. Dynamic Therapy Vs. CBT for Panic Disorder
    Jacques P Barber; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We have developed and tested a manualized psychodynamic psychotherapy for panic disorder, Panic Focused Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (PFPP)...
  74. Race/Ethnicity, Parental Involvement, and Youth Mental Health Service Outcomes
    JUNE LIANG; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..applicant): The overall goal of this proposed research is to investigate the role of parental involvement in psychotherapy in school-based mental health services for a racially/ethnically diverse sample of adolescents...
  75. Antepartum Interpersonal Psychotherapy at 3 NYC Sites
    Margaret Spinelli; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This application is based on findings from a previous bilingual controlled clinical trial of Interpersonal Psychotherapy adapted for APD (IPT-P)...
  76. PSYCHOTHERAPY GROUPS: DEVELOPMENTAL STAGES AND ROLES
    K MacKenzie; Fiscal Year: 1980
    Group psychotherapy research lacks a general integrating theory, in particular one which takes into account individual personality features together with group social system characteristics...
  77. Group IPT-A in School-Based Clinics
    Laura Mufson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The overall aim of this grant is to test whether group interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT-AG) improves the clinical effectiveness of the treatment of adolescent depression currently provided ..