Affiliation: Stanford University
- Coping styles associated with psychological adjustment to advanced breast cancerC Classen
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5544, USA
Health Psychol 15:434-7. 1996..Because this was a cross-sectional study, no conclusions regarding a causal relationship between adjustment and emotional expressiveness or adjustment and fighting spirit were possible...
- Acute stress disorder as a predictor of posttraumatic stress symptomsC Classen
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305 5718, USA
Am J Psychiatry 155:620-4. 1998....
- Supportive-expressive group therapy and distress in patients with metastatic breast cancer: a randomized clinical intervention trialC Classen
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94131 5718, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:494-501. 2001....
- Comparison of lesbian and heterosexual women's response to newly diagnosed breast cancerP Fobair
Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA, USA
Psychooncology 10:40-51. 2001..There were no differences in mood, sexual activity or relational issues. Not predicted were differences in coping, indicating areas of emotional strength and vulnerability among the lesbian sample...
- Traumatic stress, life events, and emotional support in women with metastatic breast cancer: cancer-related traumatic stress symptoms associated with past and current stressorsL D Butler
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5718, USA
Health Psychol 18:555-60. 1999..These results indicate that metastatic breast cancer is an emotionally traumatic event for a significant proportion of women, particularly those with past life stressors and unsupportive social environments...
- Acute stress reactions to everyday stressful life events among sexual abuse survivors with PTSDC Koopman
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-5718, USA
J Child Sex Abus 10:83-99. 2001..Thus, these individuals need assistance in coping with everyday life stressors that do not involve a serious threat or injury in addition to needing help to alleviate their trauma symptoms...