Mary Jo Larson

Summary

Affiliation: Brandeis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Randomized trial of web-based training to promote counselor use of cognitive behavioral therapy skills in client sessions
    Mary Jo Larson
    Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Subst Abus 34:179-87. 2013
  2. pmc Rationale and methods of the Substance Use and Psychological Injury Combat Study (SUPIC): a longitudinal study of Army service members returning from deployment in FY2008-2011
    Mary Jo Larson
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:863-79. 2013
  3. pmc Online self-administered training for post-traumatic stress disorder treatment providers: design and methods for a randomized, prospective intervention study
    Josef I Ruzek
    National Center for PTSD, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 795 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Implement Sci 7:43. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Association of military deployment of a parent or spouse and changes in dependent use of health care services
    Mary Jo Larson
    Schneider Institute of Health Policy, The Heller School, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Med Care 50:821-8. 2012
  5. pmc A novel CBT Web course for the substance abuse workforce: community counselors' perceptions
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Inc, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    Subst Abus 30:26-39. 2009
  6. pmc Combat-Acquired Traumatic Brain Injury, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, and Their Relative Associations With Postdeployment Binge Drinking
    RACHEL SAYKO ADAMS
    The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Institute for Behavioral Health Drs Adams, Larson, and Horgan and Schneider Institutes for Health Policy Dr Ritter, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, The Ohio State University, Columbus Dr Corrigan RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Dr Bray and Defense Health Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Defense Health Agency, Department of Defense, Falls Church, Virginia Dr Williams
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 31:13-22. 2016
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment with antidepressant medications in private health plans
    Mary Jo Larson
    Institute for Health Services Research, New England Research Institutes Inc, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:116-26. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Persistent pain is associated with substance use after detoxification: a prospective cohort analysis
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Addiction 102:752-60. 2007
  9. pmc Predictors of Positive Illicit Drug Tests After OEF/OIF Deployment Among Army Enlisted Service Members
    Mary Jo Larson
    The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02453
    Mil Med 181:334-42. 2016
  10. ncbi request reprint Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-Deployment Binge Drinking among Male and Female Army Active Duty Service Members Returning from Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom
    RACHEL SAYKO ADAMS
    1 The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts
    J Neurotrauma . 2016

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Publications22

  1. pmc Randomized trial of web-based training to promote counselor use of cognitive behavioral therapy skills in client sessions
    Mary Jo Larson
    Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Subst Abus 34:179-87. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Rationale and methods of the Substance Use and Psychological Injury Combat Study (SUPIC): a longitudinal study of Army service members returning from deployment in FY2008-2011
    Mary Jo Larson
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:863-79. 2013
    ..This longitudinal study aims to provide new insight into the long-term post-deployment outcomes of Army members by combining service member data from the Military Health System and Veterans Health Administration. ..
  3. pmc Online self-administered training for post-traumatic stress disorder treatment providers: design and methods for a randomized, prospective intervention study
    Josef I Ruzek
    National Center for PTSD, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 795 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Implement Sci 7:43. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Association of military deployment of a parent or spouse and changes in dependent use of health care services
    Mary Jo Larson
    Schneider Institute of Health Policy, The Heller School, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Med Care 50:821-8. 2012
    ..U.S. Armed Forces members and spouses report increased stress associated with combat deployment. It is unknown, however, whether these deployment stressors lead to increased dependent medication use and health care utilization...
  5. pmc A novel CBT Web course for the substance abuse workforce: community counselors' perceptions
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Inc, Watertown, Massachusetts, USA
    Subst Abus 30:26-39. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc Combat-Acquired Traumatic Brain Injury, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, and Their Relative Associations With Postdeployment Binge Drinking
    RACHEL SAYKO ADAMS
    The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Institute for Behavioral Health Drs Adams, Larson, and Horgan and Schneider Institutes for Health Policy Dr Ritter, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, The Ohio State University, Columbus Dr Corrigan RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Dr Bray and Defense Health Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Defense Health Agency, Department of Defense, Falls Church, Virginia Dr Williams
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 31:13-22. 2016
    ..To examine whether experiencing a traumatic brain injury (TBI) on a recent combat deployment was associated with postdeployment binge drinking, independent of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment with antidepressant medications in private health plans
    Mary Jo Larson
    Institute for Health Services Research, New England Research Institutes Inc, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:116-26. 2007
    ..In logistical regression analyses, health plan type, prescription days supply, gender, region, age, employment status, and subscriber status were associated with unexplained antidepressant prescription use...
  8. ncbi request reprint Persistent pain is associated with substance use after detoxification: a prospective cohort analysis
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Addiction 102:752-60. 2007
    ..To test the hypothesis that persistent pain is associated with an increased odds of substance use after detoxification...
  9. pmc Predictors of Positive Illicit Drug Tests After OEF/OIF Deployment Among Army Enlisted Service Members
    Mary Jo Larson
    The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02453
    Mil Med 181:334-42. 2016
    ..To identify characteristics associated with testing positive for illicit drugs postdeployment among Army enlisted members...
  10. ncbi request reprint Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-Deployment Binge Drinking among Male and Female Army Active Duty Service Members Returning from Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom
    RACHEL SAYKO ADAMS
    1 The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts
    J Neurotrauma . 2016
    ..50-1.69, and AOR = 2.11, CI: 1.57-2.83, respectively), compared with those with neither condition. More research is needed on the interaction of gender and binge drinking, especially when TBI and mental health problems co-exist...
  11. pmc Missed opportunity for alcohol problem prevention among army active duty service members postdeployment
    Mary Jo Larson
    Mary Jo Larson and Rachel Sayko Adams are with The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Institute for Behavioral Health, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA Beth A Mohr is with The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Brandeis University Nikki R Wooten is with Military Social Work Research and Practice, University of South Carolina College of Social Work, Columbia Thomas V Williams is with Methods, Measures, Analyses, Defense Health Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Defense Health Agency, Department of Defense, Falls Church, VA
    Am J Public Health 104:1402-12. 2014
    ....
  12. pmc Frequent binge drinking after combat-acquired traumatic brain injury among active duty military personnel with a past year combat deployment
    RACHEL SAYKO ADAMS
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:349-60. 2012
    ..To determine whether combat-acquired traumatic brain injury (TBI) is associated with postdeployment frequent binge drinking among a random sample of active duty military personnel...
  13. pmc Chronic disease and recent addiction treatment utilization among alcohol and drug dependent adults
    Sharon Reif
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, MS035, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:28. 2011
    ..The objective of this paper is to evaluate the association between the presence of chronic medical disease and recent addiction treatment utilization among adults with substance dependence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mental health services for children in large, employer-based health plans, 1999
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 34:56-72. 2007
    ....
  15. pmc The Association of Combat Exposure With Postdeployment Behavioral Health Problems Among U.S. Army Enlisted Women Returning From Afghanistan or Iraq
    RACHEL SAYKO ADAMS
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    J Trauma Stress 29:356-64. 2016
    ..0, 25.1] and 27.8, 95% CI [21.0, 36.9], respectively. Women who report combat exposure may benefit from early prevention and confidential intervention to promote postdeployment health and reduce long-term behavioral health problems. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Access to services: multiple perspectives from adults with substance abuse disorders in Massachusetts
    Mary Jo Larson
    Institute for Health Services Research and Policy, New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 32:357-71. 2005
    ..This hypothesis was confirmed. However, it is access to Medicaid insurance, not involvement of managed care, that is associated with greater access and higher consumer ratings of care...
  17. pmc Traumatic brain injury among U.S. active duty military personnel and negative drinking-related consequences
    RACHEL SAYKO ADAMS
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:821-36. 2013
    ..The study's limitations are noted. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Emergency department and hospital utilization among alcohol and drug-dependent detoxification patients without primary medical care
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:435-52. 2006
    ..Subjects with cocaine as a primary problem had lower odds of ED utilization than a reference group with alcohol as a primary problem...
  19. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant medication use in private insurance health plans, 2002
    Mary Jo Larson
    Institute for Health Services Research and Policy, New England Research Institutes, 9 Galen Street, Watertown, Massachusetts 02474, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:175. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Physical health burdens of women with trauma histories and co-occurring substance abuse and mental disorders
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes Inc, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:128-40. 2005
    ....
  21. pmc Children's mental health services in fee-for-service Medicaid
    Mary Jo Larson
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 26:5-22. 2004
    ..Examination of costs per claimant found costs for the MH/SA population of children to be three to six times greater than a comparison sample...
  22. ncbi request reprint Quality of life assessments by adult substance abusers receiving publicly funded treatment in Massachusetts
    Kevin W Smith
    New England Research Institutes, Inc, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:323-35. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure QOL in a large sample of adult substance abusers (SA), to compare QOL ratings with those for other chronic diseases, and to assess factors influencing QOL levels in this population...

Research Grants2

  1. E-Technology to Enhance Addiction Counselor Helping
    Mary Jo Larson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..With staff and faculty from social work, psychology, nursing and psychiatry, project publications will be broadly disseminated among all counseling disciplines and the regional ATI-C programs. ..
  2. Multi-level Analyses of the NESARC to Explain Treatment Gaps
    Mary Jo Larson; Fiscal Year: 2009
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