Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
- Understanding how clinician-patient relationships and relational continuity of care affect recovery from serious mental illness: STARS study resultsCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:9-22. 2008..All rely upon good clinician-patient relationships, yet little is known about how relational continuity and clinician-patient relationships interact, or their effects on recovery from mental illness...
- Approaches to Mixed Methods Dissemination and Implementation Research: Methods, Strengths, Caveats, and OpportunitiesCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR, 97227, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 42:508-23. 2015....
- A 12-week weight reduction intervention for overweight individuals taking antipsychotic medicationsCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR, 97227 1110, USA
Community Ment Health J 50:974-80. 2014..It is possible to recruit, assess, intervene with, and retain participants taking antipsychotic medications in a dietary and exercise lifestyle change trial. Participants reported high levels of satisfaction with the intervention. ..
- Costs of care for persons with opioid dependence in commercial integrated health systemsFrances L Lynch
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 N, Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227, USA
Addict Sci Clin Pract 9:16. 2014..When used in general medical practices, buprenorphine is an effective treatment for opioid dependence, yet little is known about how use of buprenorphine affects the utilization and cost of health care in commercial health systems...
- A qualitative study of the adoption of buprenorphine for opioid addiction treatmentCarla A Green
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research 3800N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227 1110 Electronic address
J Subst Abuse Treat 46:390-401. 2014..With greater diffusion came questions about long-term use and safety. Recognizing how implementation processes develop may suggest where, when, and how to best expend resources to increase adoption of such treatments...
- Engaging youths with serious mental illnesses in treatment: STARS study consumer recommendationsCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 35:360-8. 2012..The purpose of this study was to identify better methods of engaging youths in mental health services by asking experienced mental health consumers for suggestions for clinicians...
- Adapting to psychiatric disability and needs for home- and community-based careCarla A Green
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
Ment Health Serv Res 4:29-41. 2002....
- Development of the Patient Activation Measure for mental healthCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 37:327-33. 2010..The PAM-MH appears to be a reliable and valid measure of patient activation among individuals with mental health problems. It appears to have potential for use in assessing change in activation...
- "Not getting tanked": definitions of moderate drinking and their health implicationsCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227 1110, United States
Drug Alcohol Depend 86:265-73. 2007..People encounter large amounts of sometimes-inconsistent information about risks and benefits of alcohol consumption, and about what constitutes "low-risk" or "moderate" drinking...
- Gender-based structural models of health care costs: alcohol use, physical health, mental health, and functioningCarla A Green
Oregon Health and Science University and Affiliate Investigator Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 7:107-25. 2004..g. alcohol consumption and depression)...
- Talk about costs: health care professionals' views about expenses related to substance abuse treatmentCarla A Green
Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 31:483-94. 2004
- The health and health behaviors of people who do not drink alcoholC A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
Am J Prev Med 21:298-305. 2001..In addition, health behaviors may vary with drinking status, affecting health outcomes often attributed to drinking...
- Gender differences in predictors of initiation, retention, and completion in an HMO-based substance abuse treatment programCarla A Green
Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 S W Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 23:285-95. 2002..Clinical implications of results are discussed...
- Structural models of gender, alcohol consumption, and healthCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
Subst Use Misuse 38:97-125. 2003..Gender differences exist in patterns of alcohol consumption and in the health and social effects of alcohol use, but little is known about gender differences in how alcohol use is affected by mental and physical health conditions...
- Depression, functional status, treatment for psychiatric problems, and the health-related practices of elderly HMO membersCarla A Green
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
Am J Health Promot 17:269-75. 2003..To study relationships between depression, functional limitations, psychiatric treatment, and the health-related practices of elderly individuals...
- Gender differences in the relationships between multiple measures of alcohol consumption and physical and mental healthCarla A Green
Oregon Health and Science University and Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:754-64. 2004..Inconsistent results suggest gender differences are not well understood...
- Gender differences in outcomes in an HMO-based substance abuse treatment programCarla A Green
Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Portland, USA
J Addict Dis 23:47-70. 2004..Clinicians targeting such factors differentially for men and women may enhance the effectiveness of treatment...
- "Being in a funk": teens' efforts to understand their depressive experiencesJennifer P Wisdom
Oregon Health and Science University and Center for Health and Disability Policy, Oregon Health Policy Institute, Portland, Oregon, USA
Qual Health Res 14:1227-38. 2004..Understanding the subjective experience of adolescents who are depressed might increase health care providers'empathy and improve their communication with teens...
- New endeavors, risk taking, and personal growth in the recovery process: findings from the STARS studyAndrew T Young
Center for Health Research, Science Programs Department, Kaiser Permanente Northwest KPNW, Portland, Oregon, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:1430-6. 2008..Clinical approaches cited by patients as most helpful in making significant changes were also identified...
- Gender and use of substance abuse treatment servicesCarla A Green
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon, USA
Alcohol Res Health 29:55-62. 2006....
- What teens want: barriers to seeking care for depressionJennifer P Wisdom
Department of Public Health, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, CB 669, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 33:133-45. 2006..To the extent that providers improve efforts to help teens feel normal, autonomous, and connected, the teens report they are more likely to accept treatment for depression and report success in treatment...
- Substance abuse treatment duration for Medicaid versus commercial clients in a health maintenance organizationBentson H McFarland
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, and the Department of Psychiatry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
Med Care 44:601-6. 2006..As Medicaid clients have come to be enrolled in managed care, concerns have arisen about the ability of private sector systems to meet the needs of enrollees with substance abuse problems...
- Training rural practitioners to use buprenorphine; using The Change Book to facilitate technology transferDennis McCarty
Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, CB669, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland OR 97230 3079, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 26:203-8. 2004..The Change Book facilitated development of county change teams and structured the planning efforts. The initiative also demonstrated the potential to concurrently train physicians, pharmacists, and counselors on the use of buprenorphine...
- Process improvement needs in substance abuse treatment: admissions walk-through resultsJames H Ford
Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 33:379-89. 2007..Although the findings from our analyses are descriptive and exploratory, they suggest the value of walk-through exercises for program assessment and program-level factors that may affect treatment access and retention...
- 'Stealing me from myself': identity and recovery in personal accounts of mental illnessJennifer P Wisdom
Columbia University, Department of Psychiatry, New York, NY 10032, USA
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:489-95. 2008....
- Community-based care and risk of nursing home placementLucy Rose Fischer
HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Med Care 41:1407-16. 2003..To test the substitution hypothesis, that community-based care reduces the probability of institutional placement for at-risk elderly...
- Substance abuse treatment entry, retention, and outcome in women: a review of the literatureShelly F Greenfield
McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 86:1-21. 2007....
- Gender, Drinking Pattens, Health & Services SeekingCarla Green; Fiscal Year: 2004..Results from this study will advance our ability to develop gender-specific screening and intervention procedures that reduce adverse health consequences related to drinking patterns and other health behaviors. ..
- Recoveries from Severe Mental IllnessCarla Green; Fiscal Year: 2006..As such, proposed project will inform efforts to facilitate recovery individuals with severe psychiatric disabilities. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..