Carmen P McLean

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Treating Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms Among People Living with HIV: a Critical Review of Intervention Trials
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, 3535 Market St, Suite 600 North, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 18:83. 2016
  2. pmc Exposure and response prevention helps adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder who do not respond to pharmacological augmentation strategies
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:1653-7. 2015
  3. pmc Changes in negative cognitions mediate PTSD symptom reductions during client-centered therapy and prolonged exposure for adolescents
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 68:64-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Dissemination and implementation of prolonged exposure therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 27:788-92. 2013
  5. pmc Gender differences in anxiety disorders: prevalence, course of illness, comorbidity and burden of illness
    Carmen P McLean
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1027-35. 2011
  6. pmc Predictors of dropout in concurrent treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence: Rate of improvement matters
    Laurie J Zandberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 80:1-9. 2016
  7. pmc Concurrent treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence: Predictors and moderators of outcome
    Laurie J Zandberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania
    J Consult Clin Psychol 84:43-56. 2016
  8. pmc Change in obsessive-compulsive symptoms mediates subsequent change in depressive symptoms during exposure and response prevention
    Laurie J Zandberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 68:76-81. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Prolonged exposure vs supportive counseling for sexual abuse-related PTSD in adolescent girls: a randomized clinical trial
    Edna B Foa
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    JAMA 310:2650-7. 2013
  10. pmc Treatment response, symptom remission, and wellness in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Samantha G Farris
    Department of Psyciatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:685-90. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Treating Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms Among People Living with HIV: a Critical Review of Intervention Trials
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, 3535 Market St, Suite 600 North, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 18:83. 2016
    ..Future studies should examine the efficacy of existing evidence-based treatments for PTSD among PLWH and then, if necessary, evaluate the impact of any treatment modifications for this population. ..
  2. pmc Exposure and response prevention helps adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder who do not respond to pharmacological augmentation strategies
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:1653-7. 2015
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of exposure and response prevention (EX/RP) among nonresponders to SRI augmentation with 8 weeks of risperidone or placebo...
  3. pmc Changes in negative cognitions mediate PTSD symptom reductions during client-centered therapy and prolonged exposure for adolescents
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 68:64-9. 2015
    ..To assess whether changes in negative trauma-related cognitions play an important role in reducing symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression during prolonged exposure therapy for adolescents (PE-A)...
  4. doi request reprint Dissemination and implementation of prolonged exposure therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 27:788-92. 2013
    ..We also discuss novel dissemination strategies that are harnessing technology to overcome barriers to dissemination. ..
  5. pmc Gender differences in anxiety disorders: prevalence, course of illness, comorbidity and burden of illness
    Carmen P McLean
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1027-35. 2011
    ..These results suggest that anxiety disorders are not only more prevalent but also more disabling in women than in men...
  6. pmc Predictors of dropout in concurrent treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence: Rate of improvement matters
    Laurie J Zandberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 80:1-9. 2016
    ..Participants were randomized to 24 weeks of naltrexone (NAL), NAL and prolonged exposure (PE), pill placebo, or pill placebo and PE. All participants received supportive AD counseling (the BRENDA manualized model)...
  7. pmc Concurrent treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence: Predictors and moderators of outcome
    Laurie J Zandberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania
    J Consult Clin Psychol 84:43-56. 2016
    ..All participants received supportive counseling for alcohol use...
  8. pmc Change in obsessive-compulsive symptoms mediates subsequent change in depressive symptoms during exposure and response prevention
    Laurie J Zandberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 68:76-81. 2015
    ..The current study examines the temporal relationship between changes in obsessive-compulsive symptoms and changes in depressive symptoms during exposure and response prevention (EX/RP) therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)...
  9. doi request reprint Prolonged exposure vs supportive counseling for sexual abuse-related PTSD in adolescent girls: a randomized clinical trial
    Edna B Foa
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    JAMA 310:2650-7. 2013
    ..Evidence-based treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have not been established for adolescents despite high prevalence of PTSD in this population...
  10. pmc Treatment response, symptom remission, and wellness in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Samantha G Farris
    Department of Psyciatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:685-90. 2013
    ..The ultimate goal of treatment for OCD is to reduce the symptoms as well as help patients achieve "wellness." Currently, however, there are no widely accepted, empirically supported criteria for determining wellness in OCD...
  11. doi request reprint Treatment of Adolescent PTSD: The Impact of Prolonged Exposure Versus Client-Centered Therapy on Co-Occurring Emotional and Behavioral Problems
    Laurie Zandberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Trauma Stress 29:507-514. 2016
    ..Although PE-A focuses on PTSD and not on disruptive behaviors, PE-A was associated with greater sustained changes in externalizing symptoms, supporting broad effects of trauma-focused treatment on associated problem areas...
  12. doi request reprint The Efficacy of Exposure Therapy for Anxiety-Related Disorders and Its Underlying Mechanisms: The Case of OCD and PTSD
    Edna B Foa
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 email
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 12:1-28. 2016
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  13. pmc The effect of treatment on quality of life and functioning in OCD
    Anu Asnaani
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    Compr Psychiatry 73:7-14. 2017
    ..Only a few studies have examined how measures of OCD symptom severity relate to QoL and functioning among patients receiving treatment for OCD...
  14. doi request reprint Concurrent naltrexone and prolonged exposure therapy for patients with comorbid alcohol dependence and PTSD: a randomized clinical trial
    Edna B Foa
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    JAMA 310:488-95. 2013
    ..Alcohol dependence comorbid with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been found to be resistant to treatment. In addition, there is a concern that prolonged exposure therapy for PTSD may exacerbate alcohol use...
  15. doi request reprint The impact of social support, unit cohesion, and trait resilience on PTSD in treatment-seeking military personnel with PTSD: The role of posttraumatic cognitions
    Yinyin Zang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 86:18-25. 2017
    ..However, the underlying mechanisms of these relationships are unclear. We hypothesized that negative posttraumatic cognitions, which are associated with PTSD, mediate the relationships between these personal resources and PTSD...
  16. pmc Six-month outcomes from a randomized trial augmenting serotonin reuptake inhibitors with exposure and response prevention or risperidone in adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Edna B Foa
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 3535 Market St, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:440-6. 2015
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  17. doi request reprint Predictors of suicidal ideation among active duty military personnel with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    J Affect Disord 208:392-398. 2017
    ..Given the alarming rate of military suicides, it is critical to identify the factors that increase risk of suicidal thoughts and behaviors among active duty military personnel...
  18. doi request reprint Prolonged exposure therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder: a review of evidence and dissemination
    Carmen P McLean
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:1151-63. 2011
    ..Strategies to increase the availability of treatment and boost the efficiency of exposure therapy are now being examined...
  19. pmc Resilient but addicted: The impact of resilience on the relationship between smoking withdrawal and PTSD
    Anu Asnaani
    University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, Suite 600 North, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 65:146-53. 2015
    ..These results suggest that resilience is a protective factor for PTSD severity for those with low levels of nicotine withdrawal, but at high levels of nicotine withdrawal, the protective function of resilience is mitigated. ..
  20. pmc Mechanisms of symptom reduction in a combined treatment for comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania
    J Consult Clin Psychol 83:655-61. 2015
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  21. doi request reprint Brave men and timid women? A review of the gender differences in fear and anxiety
    Carmen P McLean
    National Center for PTSD, Boston VA Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:496-505. 2009
    ..Socialization processes cultivate and promote processes related to anxiety, and moderate gender differences across levels of analysis...
  22. doi request reprint Influence of Sleep Disturbance on Global Functioning After Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Treatment
    Janeese A Brownlow
    Department of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Trauma Stress 29:515-521. 2016
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  23. ncbi request reprint Unit cohesion and PTSD symptom severity in Air Force medical personnel
    Benjamin D Dickstein
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Mil Med 175:482-6. 2010
    ..Results did not support the curvilinear interaction hypothesis, although evidence of cohesion's protective effects was found, suggesting that unit cohesion protects against PTSD regardless of level of stress exposure...
  24. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and alcohol dependence: does order of onset make a difference?
    Carmen P McLean
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 28:894-901. 2014
    ..Notably, no group differences were observed in treatment outcome despite some differences in clinical presentation. ..