Affiliation: University of Washington
- Attitudes and perceived approval of drinking as mediators of the relationship between the importance of religion and alcohol useNeharika Chawla
University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:410-8. 2007..Specifically, we examined both personal attitudes and perceived injunctive norms with regard to reference groups that vary in their proximity to students (i.e., close friends and typical college students)...
- Experiential avoidance as a functional dimensional approach to psychopathology: an empirical reviewNeharika Chawla
Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
J Clin Psychol 63:871-90. 2007..Future studies should attempt to understand the core processes involved in experiential avoidance better, and then clearly operationalize the construct and determine its incremental validity relative to other constructs...
- Perceived approval of friends and parents as mediators of the relationship between self-determination and drinkingNeharika Chawla
Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, Washington 98195 1525, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:92-100. 2009..This research evaluated the extent to which these relationships are mediated by the perceived approval of friends and parents, both of which are important sources of potential influence on the behavior of college students...
- The mindfulness-based relapse prevention adherence and competence scale: development, interrater reliability, and validityNeharika Chawla
Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Psychother Res 20:388-97. 2010..Finally, overall ratings on the Adherence section were positively related to changes in mindfulness over the course of the treatment...
- Mindfulness-based relapse prevention for substance use disorders: a pilot efficacy trialSarah Bowen
Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Subst Abus 30:295-305. 2009..Results from this initial trial support the feasibility and initial efficacy of MBRP as an aftercare approach for individuals who have recently completed an intensive treatment for substance use disorders...
- The relative impact of injunctive norms on college student drinking: the role of reference groupClayton Neighbors
Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 22:576-81. 2008..Results suggest that injunctive norms are more complex than descriptive norms and these complexities warrant important consideration in the development of intervention strategies...
- Language-based measures of mindfulness: initial validity and clinical utilitySusan E Collins
Addictive Behaviors Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 23:743-9. 2009..If future studies replicate these findings, ML could be used in conjunction with self-report to provide a more complete picture of the mindfulness experience...
- Posttraumatic stress disorder, alcohol use, and physical health concernsDebra Kaysen
Center for Trauma Recovery, University of Missouri St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
J Behav Med 31:115-25. 2008..Health concerns associated with PTSD do not appear to be due to problem drinking. In addition, infrequent/light drinking, even for women with PTSD, may be associated with fewer health concerns...
- Mindfulness meditation and substance use in an incarcerated populationSarah Bowen
Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 20:343-7. 2006..VM participants showed decreases in alcohol-related problems and psychiatric symptoms as well as increases in positive psychosocial outcomes. The utility of mindfulness-based treatments for substance use is discussed...
- Meditation and alcohol useG Alan Marlatt
Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
South Med J 100:451-3. 2007
- Child Stress Disorders Checklist: a measure of ASD and PTSD in childrenGlenn Saxe
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:972-8. 2003..To assess the psychometric properties of the Child Stress Disorders Checklist (CSDC), a 36-item observer-report instrument that measures acute stress and posttraumatic symptoms in children...
- Posttraumatic stress symptoms in parents of children with acute burnsErin Hall
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
J Pediatr Psychol 31:403-12. 2006..To develop a model of risk factors for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in parents of children with burns...
- Pathways to PTSD, part I: Children with burnsGlenn N Saxe
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Dowling 1 North, 1 Boston Medical Center Place, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Am J Psychiatry 162:1299-304. 2005..The goal of this study was to develop a model of risk factors for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a group of acutely burned children...
- Risk factors for acute stress disorder in children with burnsGlenn Saxe
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Trauma Dissociation 6:37-49. 2005..ASD is found in almost one third of children hospitalized for a burn. A high resting heart rate, lowered body image, and parent's acute stress symptoms were found to be significant risk factors for ASD symptoms...
- Experiential Avoidance and Substance Use RelapseNeharika Chawla; Fiscal Year: 2008..The findings of this research will aid in achieving a more thorough understanding of the factors related to relapse, and in increasing the overall effectiveness of interventions. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..