Sandra B Morissette

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Transdermal nicotine during cue reactivity in adult smokers with and without anxiety disorders
    Sandra B Morissette
    Veterans Affairs, Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:507-18. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Anxiety, anxiety disorders, tobacco use, and nicotine: a critical review of interrelationships
    Sandra Baker Morissette
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:245-72. 2007
  3. pmc Differences between daily smokers, chippers, and nonsmokers with co-occurring anxiety and alcohol-use disorders
    Sandra B Morissette
    VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1425-31. 2008
  4. pmc Deployment-related TBI, persistent postconcussive symptoms, PTSD, and depression in OEF/OIF veterans
    Sandra B Morissette
    Department of Veterans Affairs VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 56:340-50. 2011
  5. pmc Differences in drinking patterns, occupational stress, and exposure to potentially traumatic events among firefighters: predictors of smoking relapse
    Joseph W Vanderveen
    VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, USA
    Am J Addict 21:550-4. 2012
  6. pmc Neuropsychological sequelae of PTSD and TBI following war deployment among OEF/OIF veterans
    Sara Dolan
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Baylor University, Waco, TX, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 22:21-34. 2012
  7. pmc The effects of venlafaxine and cognitive behavioral therapy alone and combined in the treatment of co-morbid alcohol use-anxiety disorders
    Domenic A Ciraulo
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, United States Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 51:729-35. 2013
  8. pmc A test of whether coping styles moderate the effect of PTSD symptoms on alcohol outcomes
    Justine A Grosso
    VA VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, USA Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Baylor University, Waco, Texas, USA
    J Trauma Stress 27:478-82. 2014
  9. pmc Predicting Suicide Risk in Trauma Exposed Veterans: The Role of Health Promoting Behaviors
    Bryann B Debeer
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0167464. 2016
  10. pmc Mental Health Treatment Involvement and Religious Coping among African American, Hispanic, and White Veterans of the Wars of Iraq and Afghanistan
    David S Greenawalt
    VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Department of Veterans Affairs, Waco, TX 76711, USA
    Depress Res Treat 2011:192186. 2011

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Publications21

  1. pmc Transdermal nicotine during cue reactivity in adult smokers with and without anxiety disorders
    Sandra B Morissette
    Veterans Affairs, Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:507-18. 2012
    ..These data suggest that transdermal nicotine alleviates urge only under certain circumstances and that adjunctive interventions are likely necessary to address smoking urges in response to spikes in distress among smokers trying to quit...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anxiety, anxiety disorders, tobacco use, and nicotine: a critical review of interrelationships
    Sandra Baker Morissette
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:245-72. 2007
    ..Increased knowledge in these areas should inform prevention efforts as well as the development and improvement of smoking cessation programs for those with anxiety and other psychiatric disorders...
  3. pmc Differences between daily smokers, chippers, and nonsmokers with co-occurring anxiety and alcohol-use disorders
    Sandra B Morissette
    VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1425-31. 2008
    ..Chippers were nonsignificantly different from either smokers or nonsmokers. Smokers and nonsmokers did not differ with respect to percent heavy drinking days or emotional symptoms...
  4. pmc Deployment-related TBI, persistent postconcussive symptoms, PTSD, and depression in OEF/OIF veterans
    Sandra B Morissette
    Department of Veterans Affairs VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 56:340-50. 2011
    ..The goal of the present research was to examine the relations among TBI, persistent PCSs, and symptoms of PTSD and depression among returning OEF/OIF veterans...
  5. pmc Differences in drinking patterns, occupational stress, and exposure to potentially traumatic events among firefighters: predictors of smoking relapse
    Joseph W Vanderveen
    VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, USA
    Am J Addict 21:550-4. 2012
    ..As such, the goal of the current study was to examine risk factors for smoking relapse among individuals employed through fire service...
  6. pmc Neuropsychological sequelae of PTSD and TBI following war deployment among OEF/OIF veterans
    Sara Dolan
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Baylor University, Waco, TX, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 22:21-34. 2012
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  7. pmc The effects of venlafaxine and cognitive behavioral therapy alone and combined in the treatment of co-morbid alcohol use-anxiety disorders
    Domenic A Ciraulo
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, United States Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 51:729-35. 2013
    ..This finding suggests that the transdiagnostic CBT approach of Barlow and colleagues may have value in the management of heavy drinking in individuals with co-morbid alcoholism and anxiety...
  8. pmc A test of whether coping styles moderate the effect of PTSD symptoms on alcohol outcomes
    Justine A Grosso
    VA VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, USA Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Baylor University, Waco, Texas, USA
    J Trauma Stress 27:478-82. 2014
    ..Findings suggest that the combination of PTSD and maladaptive coping styles may be more important for understanding alcohol-related outcomes than the presence of any of these variables in isolation. ..
  9. pmc Predicting Suicide Risk in Trauma Exposed Veterans: The Role of Health Promoting Behaviors
    Bryann B Debeer
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0167464. 2016
    ..The current study examined whether health-promoting behaviors moderate the association between PTSD severity and suicidal ideation...
  10. pmc Mental Health Treatment Involvement and Religious Coping among African American, Hispanic, and White Veterans of the Wars of Iraq and Afghanistan
    David S Greenawalt
    VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Department of Veterans Affairs, Waco, TX 76711, USA
    Depress Res Treat 2011:192186. 2011
    ..African American Veterans reported higher levels of religious coping than whites. Religious coping was associated with participation in religious counseling, but not secular mental health services...
  11. pmc Mindfulness, Self-Compassion, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms, and Functional Disability in U.S. Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans
    Katherine A Dahm
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
    J Trauma Stress 28:460-4. 2015
    ..13; small ES). These findings suggest that interventions aimed at increasing mindfulness and self-compassion could potentially decrease functional disability in returning veterans with PTSD symptoms...
  12. pmc Chronic pain acceptance incrementally predicts disability in polytrauma-exposed veterans at baseline and 1-year follow-up
    Andrew J Cook
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, TX, USA Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, TX, USA Texas A and M Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Temple, TX, USA
    Behav Res Ther 73:25-32. 2015
    ..Future research should evaluate treatments that address chronic pain acceptance and co-occurring conditions to promote functional recovery in the context of polytrauma in war veterans...
  13. pmc Self-Compassion as a prospective predictor of PTSD symptom severity among trauma-exposed U.S. Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans
    Regina Hiraoka
    Department of Veterans Affairs VISN 17 Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, Texas, USA Central Texas Veterans Healthcare System, Waco, Texas, USA
    J Trauma Stress 28:127-33. 2015
    ..24; p = .008; ΔR(2) = .03; f(2) = .08; small effect). Findings suggest that interventions that increase self-compassion may be beneficial for treating chronic PTSD symptoms among some Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans...
  14. doi request reprint Implications of participant self-selection for generalizability: who participates in smoking laboratory research?
    Barbara W Kamholz
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:343-56. 2009
    ..These findings support the generalizability of the sample and highlight the importance of documenting details of study eligibility and participation. The study's limitations are noted...
  15. ncbi request reprint A psychometric evaluation of the Smoking Consequences Questionnaire-Adult in smokers with psychiatric conditions
    Todd C Buckley
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02131 4817, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:739-45. 2005
    ..Based on the data derived from this sample, the SCQ-A has adequate psychometric properties for applications involving smokers with psychiatric conditions...
  16. doi request reprint A pilot study of sensation-focused intensive treatment for panic disorder with moderate to severe agoraphobia: preliminary outcome and benchmarking data
    Stella Bitran
    MA, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, Botson, MA 02215, USA
    Behav Modif 32:196-214. 2008
    ..remote). SFIT was found to be effective in decreasing panic symptoms from pre- to posttreatment, with treatment gains maintained at follow-up. The implications of these findings for the treatment of PDA are discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Disaster mental health workers responding to Ground Zero: one year later
    Erin Scott Daly
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:227-30. 2008
    ..Although few endorsed symptoms at clinical levels, our results demonstrate that disaster relief workers may experience an increase in symptomatology at the anniversary of their traumatic exposure...
  18. pmc The structure of DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in war veterans
    Brian Konecky
    a Department of Veterans Affairs VISN 17, Center of Excellence for Research on Returning War Veterans, Waco, TX, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 29:497-506. 2016
    ..The present research examined the underlying factor structure of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as conceptualized in the recently published fifth edition of the Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (DSM-5)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of transdermal nicotine during imaginal exposure to anxiety and smoking cues in college smokers
    Sandra Baker Morissette
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, MA, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:192-8. 2005
    ..Transdermal nicotine did not diminish anxiety during the absorption/deprivation period or in response to the cues...
  20. ncbi request reprint Differences between smokers and nonsmokers with anxiety disorders
    Sandra Baker Morissette
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Psychology Service, 116B, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 20:597-613. 2006
    ..No differences were found between smokers and nonsmokers regarding social anxiety, worry, obsessive-compulsive symptoms or positive affect. Differential patterns were observed when evaluating constructs within anxiety disorder diagnoses...
  21. pmc Co-morbidity of smoking in patients with psychiatric and substance use disorders
    David Kalman
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Addict 14:106-23. 2005
    ..Further research is needed to increase our understanding of nicotine addiction in PD and SUD and develop more effective treatment interventions...