M D Bell
- Work rehabilitation in schizophrenia: does cognitive impairment limit improvement?M D Bell
Rehabilitation Research and Development Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
Schizophr Bull 27:269-79. 2001..These findings link cognitive impairment to disability and suggest that remediating or accommodating such deficits may be necessary for successful rehabilitation...
- Neurocognitive enhancement therapy with work therapy: effects on neuropsychological test performanceM Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:763-8. 2001..In this study, we determined whether neurocognitive enhancement therapy (NET) in combination with work therapy (WT) would improve performance on neuropsychological tests related to but different from the training tasks...
- Patterns of object relations and reality testing deficits in schizophrenia: clusters and their symptom and personality correlatesM D Bell
Psychology Service, Connecticut VA Medical Center and Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, 06516, USA
J Clin Psychol 57:1353-67. 2001..MANOVAs indicated significant differences among clusters. These differences provided further interpretations of cluster membership. Implications for the use of BORRTI profiles for treatment and rehabilitation planning are discussed...
- Neurocognitive enhancement therapy with vocational services: work outcomes at two-year follow-upMorris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA
Schizophr Res 105:18-29. 2008..The present study aimed to determine whether NET could enhance functional outcomes among schizophrenia and schizoaffective patients in a community mental health center receiving community-based vocational services...
- Cognitive remediation of working memory deficits: durability of training effects in severely impaired and less severely impaired schizophreniaM Bell
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA
Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:101-9. 2003..To determine whether augmenting work therapy (WT) with neurocognitive enhancement therapy (NET) yields greater improvement in working memory performance than WT alone and whether there is an interaction with severity of impairment...
- Impact of intellectual status on response to cognitive task training in patients with schizophreniaJ M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, and Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, United States
Schizophr Res 87:261-9. 2006..Those in the preserved and deteriorated intellectual groups were more successful in generalizing their training...
- Cognitive training of verbal memory using a dichotic listening paradigm: impact on symptoms and cognitionJ M Fiszdon
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:187-93. 2005..The objective was to investigate the impact of a verbal memory training task on psychiatric symptoms and cognition in schizophrenia...
- Cognitive remediation for individuals with psychosis: efficacy and mechanisms of treatment effectsJ M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System and Yale University School of Medicine, Psychology Service 116B, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT, USA
Psychol Med 46:3275-3289. 2016..While numerous trials have reported CR's efficacy, it is still not considered an evidence-based treatment. Importantly, little is known about the mechanisms through which it may affect functioning...
- Physiological evidence of a deficit to enhance the empathic response in schizophreniaS Corbera
Connecticut Mental Health Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06508, USA Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center, Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital, 200, Retreat Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106, USA Electronic address
Eur Psychiatry 29:463-72. 2014..Decreased ability to regulate one's own emotional engagement and response to emotions of others may be an important source of distress and dysfunction in social situations for patients with schizophrenia. ..
- Theory of mind performance in schizophrenia: diagnostic, symptom, and neuropsychological correlatesTamasine C Greig
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry CMHC, 5th Floor, 34 Park St, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 192:12-8. 2004..Contrary to previous reports, ToM was not related to measures of paranoia...
- Does negative symptom change relate to neurocognitive change in schizophrenia? Implications for targeted treatmentsMorris D Bell
Psychology Service, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Schizophr Res 81:17-27. 2006..Results failed to support a lawful relationship between change in negative symptoms and neurocognition. These findings suggest that negative symptoms and neurocognition should be viewed as relatively independent targets for intervention...
- Enhanced cognitive-behavioral therapy for vocational rehabilitation in schizophrenia: Effects on hope and workPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 42:673-82. 2005..Results provide initial evidence of the effectiveness of the IVIP...
- Neurocognitive enhancement therapy with work therapy: Productivity outcomes at 6- and 12-month follow-upsMorris D Bell
Department of Veterans Affairs VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 42:829-38. 2005..Results indicate that work outcomes were enhanced by NET training. Effects were greatest for NET responders. Findings support the efficacy of cognitive training when it is integrated into broader rehabilitation programs...
- Insight in schizophrenia: associations with executive function and coping stylePaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Day Hospital 116H, 1481 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Schizophr Res 59:41-7. 2003..Implications for understanding the etiology of lack of awareness in schizophrenia are discussed...
- Learning potential as a predictor of readiness for psychosocial rehabilitation in schizophreniaJoanna M Fiszdon
Yale University Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT, USA
Psychiatry Res 143:159-66. 2006..Explicit semantic clustering training was associated with increases in the use of the trained strategy...
- A comparison of basic and social cognition between schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorderJoanna M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, United States
Schizophr Res 91:117-21. 2007..Results provide limited support for a taxonomic distinction between the two disorders...
- Predictors of on-site vocational support for people with schizophrenia in supported employmentWayne Zito
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 34 Park St, New Haven, CT 06519, United States
Schizophr Res 94:81-8. 2007..Results suggest that these clients require more specialist contact because of failure to adequately engage natural supports at work...
- Improved cognitive function in schizophrenia after one year of cognitive training and vocational servicesTamasine C Greig
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Connecticut, USA
Schizophr Res 96:156-61. 2007..Augmenting vocational services with a multifaceted cognitive remediation program may improve cognition in participants with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder...
- Cognitive predictors of symptom change for participants in vocational rehabilitationMorris D Bell
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, Connecticut, USA
Schizophr Res 96:162-8. 2007..This study explored the relationship between cognitive impairments and their impact on rate of symptom improvement in a 26 week work therapy program...
- Insight and work performance in schizophreniaPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Day Hospital 116H, 10th St, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 190:142-6. 2002..Implications for rehabilitation are discussed...
- Predictors of remediation success on a trained memory taskJoanna M Fiszdon
Department of Psychology, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:602-8. 2005..Findings suggest that in addition to cognitive factors, motivational and training variables also significantly affect remediation outcomes...
- Association of obsessions and compulsions in schizophrenia with neurocognition and negative symptomsPaul H Lysaker
Day Hospital 116H, Roudebush VA Medical Center, 1481 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 14:449-53. 2002..The implications of these clinical correlates of obsessive-compulsive phenomena in schizophrenia spectrum disorders are discussed...
- Durability of cognitive remediation training in schizophrenia: performance on two memory tasks at 6-month and 12-month follow-upJoanna M Fiszdon
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 25 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
Psychiatry Res 125:1-7. 2004..There were no significant group differences on the word serial position task at any time point. Results indicate that computerized training can lead to sustained improvements on some, but not all, training tasks...
- The Penn Conditional Exclusion Test (PCET): relationship to the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test and work function in patients with schizophreniaMatthew M Kurtz
Schizophrenia Rehabilitation Program and Neuropsychiatry Research Center, Institute of Living, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
Schizophr Res 68:95-102. 2004..These results provide the first evidence of criterion-related validity for the PCET and are part of a growing literature suggesting a relationship between performance on measures of executive function and work skills...
- Coping style in schizophrenia: associations with neurocognitive deficits and personalityPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Schizophr Bull 30:113-21. 2004..Higher levels of extroversion were related to greater social support seeking. Implications for understanding the genesis of psychosocial dysfunction and for the development of rehabilitative interventions are discussed...
- Instability of cognitive processing systems in schizophreniaBruce E Wexler
Schizophr Res 71:513-4. 2004
- Test-retest stability of neuropsychological testing and individual differences in variability in schizophrenia outpatientsTamsine Conway Greig
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut Mental Health Center, Room 527, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06915, USA
Psychiatry Res 129:241-7. 2004....
- Integrated versus sealed-over recovery in schizophrenia: BORRTI and executive functionMorris D Bell
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:3-8. 2005....
- The Indianapolis Vocational Intervention Program: a cognitive behavioral approach to addressing rehabilitation issues in schizophreniaLouanne W Davis
Roudebush VA Medical Center, Psychiatry Research, 1431 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 42:35-45. 2005..For this paper, we explain the development of the treatment manual and the group and individual interventions and present case examples that illustrate how persons with severe mental illness might utilize the manualized intervention...
- Can older people with schizophrenia benefit from work rehabilitation?Morris D Bell
VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:293-301. 2005....
- Initial and final work performance in schizophrenia: cognitive and symptom predictorsGary Bryson
Department of Psychology, Box 116B, Connecticut VA Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 191:87-92. 2003..Remediating or accommodating such deficits in a time-sensitive fashion may be a necessary feature for successful rehabilitation...
- Cognitive remediation and vocational rehabilitation for schizophreniaBruce E Wexler
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, USA
Schizophr Bull 31:931-41. 2005..Instead, the goal is to provide the rationale for the progression of our studies, describe the methods, and summarize the results, so that readers may understand, critique, and improve upon what we have done...
- Relationship of impaired processing speed and flexibility of abstract thought to improvements in work performance over time in schizophreniaPaul H Lysaker
Roudebush VA Medical Center, USA
Schizophr Res 75:211-8. 2005..Results suggest assessments of these domains of neurocognition may provide important information about individual needs for adjunct services...
- [Cognitive remediation and work therapy in the outpatient treatment of patients with schizophrenia]Joanna M Fiszdon
VA Connecticut Healthcare System and Yale University School of Medicine, CT, USA
Sante Ment Que 29:117-42. 2004..Following a detailed description of our program, we offer initial support for the efficacy of this type of approach in both improving cognitive function as well as leading to better functional outcomes...