Thomas Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reengagement of high-need individuals with serious mental illness after discontinuation of services
    Thomas E Smith
    Dr Smith and Dr Essock are with the Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and with the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City e mail Dr Stein is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, and with RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh Ms Donahue is with the New York State Office of Mental Health, Albany Mr Sorbero is with Community Care Behavioral Health Organization, Pittsburgh Dr Karpati is with the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, New York City Ms Marsik is with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Dr Myers and Ms Appel are with the New York State Office of Mental Health, Albany and New York City Ms Thomann Howe is with Harlem United, New York City
    Psychiatr Serv 65:1378-80. 2014
  2. pmc Determining engagement in services for high-need individuals with serious mental illness
    Thomas E Smith
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:588-97. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Disengagement from care: perspectives of individuals with serious mental illness and of service providers
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:770-5. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A new kind of homelessness for individuals with serious mental illness? The need for a "mental health home"
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 14, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:528-33. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Best practices: Best practices for improving engagement of clients in clinic care
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 14, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:343-5. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Public-academic partnerships: using Medicaid claims data to identify service gaps for high-need clients: the NYC Mental Health Care Monitoring Initiative
    Thomas E Smith
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:9-11. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Use of administrative data to identify potential service gaps for individuals with serious mental illness
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York City, and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 100, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1094-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint A successful effort to improve adherence to treatment guidelines for bipolar disorder
    Thomas E Smith
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 14, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:210-3. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint OnTrackNY: The Development of a Coordinated Specialty Care Program for Individuals Experiencing Early Psychosis
    Iruma Bello
    Dr Bello, Dr Malinovsky, Ms Watkins, Dr Nossel, Dr Ngo, Dr Marino, Dr Essock, and Dr Dixon are with the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City e mail Dr Essock and Dr Dixon are also with the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City Dr Lee is with the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, City University of New York Dr Smith and Dr Sederer are with the New York State Office of Mental Health NYSOMH, New York City Dr Smith is also with the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York City Dr Sederer is also with the Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City Dr Birnbaum is with the Department of Psychiatry, Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health, Glen Oaks, New York Dr Radigan and Mr Gu are with NYSOMH, Albany Fred C Osher, M D, and Marvin S Swartz, M D, are editors of this column
    Psychiatr Serv . 2016
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduced top-down influences in contour detection in schizophrenia
    Steven M Silverstein
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 11:112-32. 2006

Research Grants

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Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Reengagement of high-need individuals with serious mental illness after discontinuation of services
    Thomas E Smith
    Dr Smith and Dr Essock are with the Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and with the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City e mail Dr Stein is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, and with RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh Ms Donahue is with the New York State Office of Mental Health, Albany Mr Sorbero is with Community Care Behavioral Health Organization, Pittsburgh Dr Karpati is with the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, New York City Ms Marsik is with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Dr Myers and Ms Appel are with the New York State Office of Mental Health, Albany and New York City Ms Thomann Howe is with Harlem United, New York City
    Psychiatr Serv 65:1378-80. 2014
    ..The study determined rates of reengagement in services for individuals with serious mental illness who had discontinued services...
  2. pmc Determining engagement in services for high-need individuals with serious mental illness
    Thomas E Smith
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:588-97. 2014
    ..Over 10,000 individuals set a notification flag over 12-months. Disengagement was confirmed in 55 % of completed reviews, but outreach was initiated for only 30 %. Disengagement and outreach status varied by high-need cohort. ..
  3. doi request reprint Disengagement from care: perspectives of individuals with serious mental illness and of service providers
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:770-5. 2013
    ..This study sought to describe reasons for disengagement from services and practical guidelines to enhance engagement among individuals with serious mental illness and high need for treatment...
  4. doi request reprint A new kind of homelessness for individuals with serious mental illness? The need for a "mental health home"
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 14, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:528-33. 2009
    ..Barriers to and strategies for implementation of mental health homes are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Best practices: Best practices for improving engagement of clients in clinic care
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 14, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:343-5. 2010
    ..The approaches should be of use to administrators to improve programs' ability to engage and retain clients in community-based clinic care...
  6. doi request reprint Public-academic partnerships: using Medicaid claims data to identify service gaps for high-need clients: the NYC Mental Health Care Monitoring Initiative
    Thomas E Smith
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:9-11. 2011
    ..The NYC Mental Health Care Monitoring Initiative represents one of the first efforts to create "evidence-based policy." The authors describe the initiative's background, development, and key collaborations...
  7. doi request reprint Use of administrative data to identify potential service gaps for individuals with serious mental illness
    Thomas E Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York City, and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 100, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1094-7. 2011
    ..In this study the authors assessed whether proposed service use algorithms accurately identified such individuals...
  8. doi request reprint A successful effort to improve adherence to treatment guidelines for bipolar disorder
    Thomas E Smith
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 14, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:210-3. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint OnTrackNY: The Development of a Coordinated Specialty Care Program for Individuals Experiencing Early Psychosis
    Iruma Bello
    Dr Bello, Dr Malinovsky, Ms Watkins, Dr Nossel, Dr Ngo, Dr Marino, Dr Essock, and Dr Dixon are with the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City e mail Dr Essock and Dr Dixon are also with the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City Dr Lee is with the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, City University of New York Dr Smith and Dr Sederer are with the New York State Office of Mental Health NYSOMH, New York City Dr Smith is also with the Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York City Dr Sederer is also with the Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City Dr Birnbaum is with the Department of Psychiatry, Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health, Glen Oaks, New York Dr Radigan and Mr Gu are with NYSOMH, Albany Fred C Osher, M D, and Marvin S Swartz, M D, are editors of this column
    Psychiatr Serv . 2016
    ..The authors describe the treatment model, approach to training and dissemination, and procedures for collecting and sharing data with OnTrackNY teams and provide data on client characteristics and selected outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduced top-down influences in contour detection in schizophrenia
    Steven M Silverstein
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 11:112-32. 2006
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  11. doi request reprint Structural empowerment and anticipated turnover among behavioural health nurses
    Thomas Smith
    Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    J Nurs Manag 20:679-84. 2012
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to examine the relationship between structural empowerment and anticipated turnover among behavioural health nurses...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nursing care quality initiative for care of hospitalized elders and their families
    Joyce J Fitzpatrick
    New York Health Alliance, New York, NY, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:156-61. 2004
    ..Eighteen units in 10 hospitals participated in the NCQI Project. Educational, clinical, and evaluation components of the NCQI Project are described...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of risk of nonadherence in outpatients with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders
    Kim A Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Hall Brooke Behavioral Health Services, Westport, CT 06880, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:341-9. 2002
    ..Working alliance was the most significant and consistent predictor of adherence to medication recommendations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Measurement in abstinence education. Critique and recommendations
    Thomas E Smith
    School of Social Work, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 2570, USA
    Eval Health Prof 26:180-205. 2003
    ..However, with careful adherence to the gold standards proposed, it is possible to limit the threat from these weaknesses, maximizing the benefit of self-report surveys and county-level health indicators...

Research Grants1

  1. SKILLS TRAINING FOR SCHIZOPHRENIA:ENHANCING OUTCOMES
    Thomas Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will generate new information that can guide treatment planning and maximize the chances for recovery in individuals with schizophrenia. ..