Matt W Specht
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- A Comparison of Urge Intensity and the Probability of Tic Completion During Tic Freely and Tic Suppression ConditionsMatt W Specht
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
Behav Modif 38:297-318. 2014..Treatment naive youths appear to possess a capacity for robust tic suppression. TSBTs may bolster these capacities and/or enable their broader implementation, resulting in symptom improvement. ..
- Effects of tic suppression: ability to suppress, rebound, negative reinforcement, and habituation to the premonitory urgeMatt W Specht
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Bloomberg Children s Center, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21283, USA
Behav Res Ther 51:24-30. 2013..Additionally, premonitory urges, underrepresented in the literature, may represent an important enduring etiological consideration in the development and maintenance of tic disorders...
- Schemas and Borderline Personality Disorder symptoms in incarcerated womenMatt W Specht
Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID 83209, USA
J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:256-64. 2009..In addition, the relationship between childhood abuse and BPD severity was non-significant after controlling for schema domains. Related findings and the implications for cognitive treatment of BPD are discussed...
- Patterned changes in urge ratings with tic suppression in youth with chronic tic disordersLaurel A Brabson
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Bloomberg Children s Center, Level 12, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD, 21283, USA
J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 50:162-70. 2016..The current study evaluated the possibility that data aggregation obscures distinct and meaningful patterns of change in urge ratings when tics are freely expressed versus suppressed...