James W Griffith

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Pain and Urinary Symptoms Should Not be Combined into a Single Score: Psychometric Findings from the MAPP Research Network
    James W Griffith
    Northwestern University JWG, RBL, Chicago, Illinois NorthShore University HealthSystem FT, Chicago, Illinois University of Chicago FT, Chicago, Illinois University of Pennsylvania AJS S, XH, JRL, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Temple University MP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania University of California Los Angeles BDN, Los Angeles, California Cedars Sinai Medical Center JK, Los Angeles, California University of California San Diego and Veterans Affairs Center of Excellence for Stress and Mental Health, San Diego NA, California University of Washington TCE, JNK, Seattle, Washington University of Michigan DAW, JQC, Ann Arbor, Michigan National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease, National Institutes of Health CM, JWK, Bethesda, Maryland Washington University in St Louis SS, BAH, HHL, St Louis, Missouri University of Iowa CSB, Iowa City, Iowa Electronic address
    J Urol 195:949-54. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Self-report measurement of lower urinary tract symptoms: a commentary on the literature since 2011
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 13:420-6. 2012
  3. pmc The factor structure of the Autobiographical Memory Test in recent trauma survivors
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Psychol Assess 24:640-6. 2012
  4. pmc An item response theory/confirmatory factor analysis of the Autobiographical Memory Test
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 750 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Memory 17:609-23. 2009
  5. pmc The Northwestern-UCLA youth emotion project: Associations of cognitive vulnerabilities, neuroticism and gender with past diagnoses of emotional disorders in adolescents
    Richard E Zinbarg
    Northwestern University, Department of Psychology, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:347-58. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A longitudinal examination of stress generation in depressive and anxiety disorders
    Amanda A Uliaszek
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:4-15. 2012
  7. pmc Overgeneral autobiographical memory and chronic interpersonal stress as predictors of the course of depression in adolescents
    Jennifer A Sumner
    Northwestern University, Department of Psychology, 2029 Sheridan Road, Suite 102, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Cogn Emot 25:183-92. 2011
  8. pmc The role of neuroticism and extraversion in the stress-anxiety and stress-depression relationships
    Amanda A Uliaszek
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:363-81. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Current psychometric and methodological issues in the measurement of overgeneral autobiographical memory
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 625 N Michigan Ave, 27th Floor, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:S21-31. 2012
  10. pmc The relationship between anxiety sensitivity and latent symptoms of emotional problems: A structural equation modeling approach
    Alison R Lewis
    Northwestern University, Department of Psychology, 2029 Sheridan Road, Swift Hall 102, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:761-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Pain and Urinary Symptoms Should Not be Combined into a Single Score: Psychometric Findings from the MAPP Research Network
    James W Griffith
    Northwestern University JWG, RBL, Chicago, Illinois NorthShore University HealthSystem FT, Chicago, Illinois University of Chicago FT, Chicago, Illinois University of Pennsylvania AJS S, XH, JRL, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Temple University MP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania University of California Los Angeles BDN, Los Angeles, California Cedars Sinai Medical Center JK, Los Angeles, California University of California San Diego and Veterans Affairs Center of Excellence for Stress and Mental Health, San Diego NA, California University of Washington TCE, JNK, Seattle, Washington University of Michigan DAW, JQC, Ann Arbor, Michigan National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease, National Institutes of Health CM, JWK, Bethesda, Maryland Washington University in St Louis SS, BAH, HHL, St Louis, Missouri University of Iowa CSB, Iowa City, Iowa Electronic address
    J Urol 195:949-54. 2016
    ..We created these indexes empirically by investigating the structure of symptoms using exploratory factor analysis...
  2. doi request reprint Self-report measurement of lower urinary tract symptoms: a commentary on the literature since 2011
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Urol Rep 13:420-6. 2012
    ..Many current studies in urology are making use of single items to assess important symptoms of interest, such as nocturia and incontinence, so future work might seek to catalogue best-in-class, single-question items...
  3. pmc The factor structure of the Autobiographical Memory Test in recent trauma survivors
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Psychol Assess 24:640-6. 2012
    ..More psychometric studies of the AMT are needed to replicate these results with similar and other clinical populations...
  4. pmc An item response theory/confirmatory factor analysis of the Autobiographical Memory Test
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 750 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Memory 17:609-23. 2009
    ..In addition, item response theory analyses showed that the AMT is most precise for people who score low on memory specificity. Implications for using the AMT with high-functioning samples are discussed...
  5. pmc The Northwestern-UCLA youth emotion project: Associations of cognitive vulnerabilities, neuroticism and gender with past diagnoses of emotional disorders in adolescents
    Richard E Zinbarg
    Northwestern University, Department of Psychology, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:347-58. 2010
    ..These results suggest that, at least for retrospective associations with past anxiety and unipolar mood disorders, the cognitive and other personality-cognitive vulnerabilities are non-specific facets of neuroticism...
  6. doi request reprint A longitudinal examination of stress generation in depressive and anxiety disorders
    Amanda A Uliaszek
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 121:4-15. 2012
    ..The present findings have implications regarding the specificity of the stress generation model to depressive disorders, as well as variables involved in the stress generation process...
  7. pmc Overgeneral autobiographical memory and chronic interpersonal stress as predictors of the course of depression in adolescents
    Jennifer A Sumner
    Northwestern University, Department of Psychology, 2029 Sheridan Road, Suite 102, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Cogn Emot 25:183-92. 2011
    ..Thus, our findings suggest that OGM, in interaction with chronic interpersonal stress, predicts the course of depression among adolescents, and highlight the importance of measuring interpersonal stress in OGM research...
  8. pmc The role of neuroticism and extraversion in the stress-anxiety and stress-depression relationships
    Amanda A Uliaszek
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:363-81. 2010
    ..Additionally, the stress-social phobia relationship is highlighted with no evidence supporting an association between other anxiety disorders and CLS...
  9. doi request reprint Current psychometric and methodological issues in the measurement of overgeneral autobiographical memory
    James W Griffith
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 625 N Michigan Ave, 27th Floor, Suite 2700, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:S21-31. 2012
    ..The AMT has adequate psychometric properties, but there is great variability in methodology across studies that use it. Methodological recommendations and suggestions for future studies are presented...
  10. pmc The relationship between anxiety sensitivity and latent symptoms of emotional problems: A structural equation modeling approach
    Alison R Lewis
    Northwestern University, Department of Psychology, 2029 Sheridan Road, Swift Hall 102, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:761-9. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Evaluating the invariance and validity of the structure of dysfunctional attitudes in an adolescent population
    Jason M Prenoveau
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Calfornia 90095 1563, USA
    Assessment 16:258-73. 2009
    ..The structure displays partial metric invariance in female and male students as well as in Caucasian and Non-Caucasian students...
  12. pmc Gustation assessment using the NIH Toolbox
    Susan E Coldwell
    University of Washington, School of Dentistry, Seattle, WA, USA
    Neurology 80:S20-4. 2013
    ..Validation studies have demonstrated that the measures modified for the NIH Toolbox correlate with more traditional assessments, and can identify known population differences in gustation...
  13. doi request reprint Testing a hierarchical model of anxiety and depression in adolescents: a tri-level model
    Jason M Prenoveau
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 24:334-44. 2010
    ..Implications for DSM classification and arrangement of anxiety and depressive disorders are discussed as is how present findings help bridge existing research conducted at symptom and diagnostic levels...
  14. pmc Refining the Candidate Environment: Interpersonal Stress, the Serotonin Transporter Polymorphism, and Gene-Environment Interactions in Major Depression
    Suzanne Vrshek-Schallhorn
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
    Clin Psychol Sci 2:235-248. 2014
    ..i>S-carrier genotype and chronic family stress also significantly interacted. Identifying such candidate environments may facilitate future G×E research in depression and psychopathology more broadly...
  15. doi request reprint Examining the mechanisms of overgeneral autobiographical memory: capture and rumination, and impaired executive control
    Jennifer A Sumner
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Memory 19:169-83. 2011
    ..We found no evidence of interactions between these mechanisms. Findings are interpreted with respect to current autobiographical memory models. Future directions for OGM mechanism research are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluating the invariance of the factor structure of the EPQ-R-N among adolescents
    Nilly Mor
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, USA
    J Pers Assess 90:66-75. 2008
    ..The 3 group factors varied across ethnicity and sex. We discuss the implications of these findings for conceptualization and assessment of neuroticism using the EPQ-R-N...
  17. pmc Validation of edible taste strips for assessing PROP taste perception
    Gregory Smutzer
    Department of Biology, Temple University, 255 Biology Life Sciences Building, 1900 N 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Chem Senses 38:529-39. 2013
    ..Psychophysical data from PROP strips and solutions were consistent with TAS2R38 genotype. These results support the validity of edible taste strips as a method for assessing PROP taste perception in humans...
  18. pmc Overgeneral autobiographical memory as a predictor of the course of depression: a meta-analysis
    Jennifer A Sumner
    Northwestern University, Department of Psychology, 2029 Sheridan Road, Suite 102, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:614-25. 2010
    ..These findings highlight OGM as a predictor of the course of depression, and future studies should investigate the mechanisms underlying this relationship...
  19. pmc Evaluation of the Monell forced-choice, paired-comparison tracking procedure for determining sweet taste preferences across the lifespan
    Julie A Mennella
    Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chem Senses 36:345-55. 2011
    ..Although a single series will yield useful information about age-related differences in taste preferences, the 2-series version should be considered when differences in race/ethnicity are of interest...
  20. pmc The MAPP research network: design, patient characterization and operations
    J Richard Landis
    Department of Urology, Division of Neurourology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Urol 14:58. 2014
    ..The evolution, organization, and scientific scope of the MAPP Research Network, and the unique approach of the network's central study and common data elements are described...
  21. pmc Validation of edible taste strips for identifying PROP taste recognition thresholds
    Hetvi Desai
    Department of Biology, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:1177-83. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate the use of edible taste strips for measuring taste recognition thresholds for the bitter-tasting compound 6-n-propylthiouracil (PROP)...
  22. pmc Emotion assessment using the NIH Toolbox
    John M Salsman
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, USA
    Neurology 80:S76-86. 2013
    ..Norming activities led to further refinement of the battery, thus enhancing the robustness of emotional health measurement for researchers using the NIH Toolbox...
  23. pmc Health literacy assessment using talking touchscreen technology (Health LiTT): a new item response theory-based measure of health literacy
    Elizabeth A Hahn
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Health Commun 16:150-62. 2011
    ..This will enable administration of Health LiTT on the same touchscreen used for other patient-reported outcomes, as well as real-time scoring and reporting of health literacy scores...