Vivian M Gonzalez
Affiliation: University at Buffalo
- The role of homework in cognitive-behavioral therapy for cocaine dependenceVivian M Gonzalez
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Substance Abuse Research Center, University of Texas Medical School Houston, Houston, TX, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 74:633-7. 2006..Homework compliance was not predicted by participants' level of education or readiness to change. These findings support the use of homework during CBT for substance use disorders...
- Do individuals with a severe mental illness experience greater alcohol and drug-related problems? A test of the supersensitivity hypothesisVivian M Gonzalez
Research Institute on Addictions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 1021 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14206 1016, USA
Addict Behav 32:477-90. 2007..However, the DD group had significantly greater levels of psychological symptoms, as compared with the SMI-only and SUD-only groups. Overall, this study does not provide support for the supersensitivity hypothesis...
- Solitary and social heavy drinking, suicidal ideation, and drinking motives in underage college drinkersVivian M Gonzalez
Research Institute on Addictions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14206, USA
Addict Behav 34:993-9. 2009..Solitary heavy drinking is a potentially dangerous coping strategy for an individual experiencing suicidal ideation...
- Recognition of mental illness and suicidality among individuals with serious mental illnessVivian M Gonzalez
Department of Psychology, University of Alaska Anchorage, Anchorage, AK 99508, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 196:727-34. 2008..However, current evidence suggests that certain forms of treatment may be beneficial in improving insight, while resulting in a decrease in negative affect, rather than an increase...