Nancy E Suchman

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rethinking parenting interventions for drug-dependent mothers: from behavior management to fostering emotional bonds
    Nancy Suchman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:179-85. 2004
  2. pmc The Mediating Role of Parenting Stress in Methadone-Maintained Mothers' Parenting
    Nancy E Suchman
    Nancy E Suchman, Yale University Psychosocial Substance Abuse Research Center, VA CT Healthcare Center 151D, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516 E mail Suniya S Luthar is at Teachers College, Columbia University
    Parent Sci Pract 1:285-315. 2001
  3. pmc Parenting Interventions for Drug-Dependent Mothers and Their Young Children: The Case for an Attachment-Based Approach
    Nancy Suchman
    Nancy Suchman, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, VA CT Healthcare Center 151D, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516 Marjukka Pajulo, Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Tampere, Eetunkatu 5 D 14, 33560 Tampere, Finland Marjukka Cindy DeCoste, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, VA CT Healthcare Center 151D, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516 Linda Mayes, Yale Child Study Center, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520
    Fam Relat 55:211-226. 2006
  4. pmc Ego development, psychopathology, and parenting problems in substance-abusing mothers
    Nancy Suchman
    Departments of Psychiatry and Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, CT, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 78:20-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal maladjustment as predictor of mothers' response to a relational parenting intervention
    Nancy E Suchman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Psychosocial Substance Abuse Research Center, VA CT Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Ave 151D, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:135-43. 2004
  6. pmc How early bonding, depression, illicit drug use, and perceived support work together to influence drug-dependent mothers' caregiving
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, CT, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:431-45. 2005
  7. pmc Substance-abusing mothers and disruptions in child custody: an attachment perspective
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:197-204. 2006
  8. pmc Reflective functioning in mothers with drug use disorders: implications for dyadic interactions with infants and toddlers
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 12:567-85. 2010
  9. pmc The Mothers and Toddlers Program, an attachment-based parenting intervention for substance using women: post-treatment results from a randomized clinical pilot
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 12:483-504. 2010
  10. pmc Parental control, parental warmth, and psychosocial adjustment in a sample of substance-abusing mothers and their school-aged and adolescent children
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:1-10. 2007

Research Grants

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Rethinking parenting interventions for drug-dependent mothers: from behavior management to fostering emotional bonds
    Nancy Suchman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:179-85. 2004
    ....
  2. pmc The Mediating Role of Parenting Stress in Methadone-Maintained Mothers' Parenting
    Nancy E Suchman
    Nancy E Suchman, Yale University Psychosocial Substance Abuse Research Center, VA CT Healthcare Center 151D, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516 E mail Suniya S Luthar is at Teachers College, Columbia University
    Parent Sci Pract 1:285-315. 2001
    ..g., parenting stress) in the parenting processes of addicted women and examining specific correlates of their parenting problems...
  3. pmc Parenting Interventions for Drug-Dependent Mothers and Their Young Children: The Case for an Attachment-Based Approach
    Nancy Suchman
    Nancy Suchman, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, VA CT Healthcare Center 151D, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516 Marjukka Pajulo, Department of Child Psychiatry, University of Tampere, Eetunkatu 5 D 14, 33560 Tampere, Finland Marjukka Cindy DeCoste, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, VA CT Healthcare Center 151D, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516 Linda Mayes, Yale Child Study Center, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520
    Fam Relat 55:211-226. 2006
    ..After discussing implications of these preliminary studies, we then describe an attachment-based intervention that addresses these implications and has demonstrated preliminary feasibility in a pilot trial...
  4. pmc Ego development, psychopathology, and parenting problems in substance-abusing mothers
    Nancy Suchman
    Departments of Psychiatry and Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, CT, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 78:20-8. 2008
    ..Results of correlation and multivariate analyses of variance confirmed predictions. Implications for future development of interventions for substance abusing mothers are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal maladjustment as predictor of mothers' response to a relational parenting intervention
    Nancy E Suchman
    Yale University School of Medicine, Psychosocial Substance Abuse Research Center, VA CT Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Ave 151D, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:135-43. 2004
    ..Results indicate the potential value of interpersonally oriented interventions for substance-abusing mothers and their children...
  6. pmc How early bonding, depression, illicit drug use, and perceived support work together to influence drug-dependent mothers' caregiving
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, CT, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:431-45. 2005
    ..Although preliminary, the findings suggest that perceptions of relationships in everyday life play a critical role in the etiology of drug-dependent mothers' parenting...
  7. pmc Substance-abusing mothers and disruptions in child custody: an attachment perspective
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:197-204. 2006
    ..g., children nested within families). Findings are consistent with an attachment perspective on parenting suggesting that the internal psychological processes of a parent play a critical role in the continuity of parenting...
  8. pmc Reflective functioning in mothers with drug use disorders: implications for dyadic interactions with infants and toddlers
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 12:567-85. 2010
    ..Findings suggest that self-mentalization may be a critical first step in improving mother-child relations involving mothers with drug use disorders. Implications for theory and practice are discussed...
  9. pmc The Mothers and Toddlers Program, an attachment-based parenting intervention for substance using women: post-treatment results from a randomized clinical pilot
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 12:483-504. 2010
    ..Together, preliminary findings suggest that attachment-based interventions may be more effective than traditional parent training for enhancing relationships between substance using women and their young children...
  10. pmc Parental control, parental warmth, and psychosocial adjustment in a sample of substance-abusing mothers and their school-aged and adolescent children
    Nancy E Suchman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:1-10. 2007
    ..Results support the theoretical stance that parental limit setting and autonomy support, as well as nurturance and involvement, are important factors, respectively, in children's behavioral and psychological adjustment...
  11. pmc Drug dependence, parenting responsibilities, and treatment history: why doesn't mom go for help?
    Thomas J McMahon
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 65:105-14. 2002
    ..Within a cross-sectional research design, the findings highlight ways parenting responsibilities may interact with other factors over time to influence the treatment-seeking behavior of drug-dependent women...
  12. pmc Drug-abusing fathers: patterns of pair bonding, reproduction, and paternal involvement
    Thomas J McMahon
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:295-302. 2007
    ....
  13. pmc Sensation seeking, coping with stress, and readiness to engage in therapy: does ego development influence the psychosocial functioning of substance-abusing mothers?
    Daryn H David
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, 319 Peck St, New Haven, CT 06513, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 82:231-40. 2012
    ..Findings are discussed in light of mothers' psychological processes and parenting capacities. The significance of findings for developing parenting interventions for substance-abusing mothers is also discussed...
  14. pmc Relational Psychotherapy Mothers' Group: a randomized clinical trial for substance abusing mothers
    Suniya S Luthar
    Department of Clinical and Counseling Psychology, Teachers College, Columbia University, P O Box 133, West 120th Street, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:243-61. 2007
    ..Overall, the findings suggest that whereas supportive parenting interventions for substance abusing women do have some preventive potential, abrupt cessation of the therapeutic program could have deleterious consequences...
  15. pmc Mothering from the Inside Out: results of a pilot study testing a mentalization-based therapy for mothers enrolled in mental health services
    Nancy E Suchman
    a Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 18:596-617. 2016
    ..However, no improvement in mother-child interaction quality was found, possibly because of insufficient time for these changes to consolidate...

Research Grants1

  1. Mothering & Addiction:Internal Conceptions of Parenting
    Nancy Suchman; Fiscal Year: 2006
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