Genomes and Genes
Summary: The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.
Publications277 found, 100 shown here
- A taxonomy of behavior change techniques used in interventionsCharles Abraham
Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, England
Health Psychol 27:379-87. 2008..This research aimed to develop and test a theory-linked taxonomy of generally applicable behavior change techniques (BCTs)...
- Internet-based treatment for adults with depressive symptoms: randomized controlled trialLisanne Warmerdam
Dept Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, FPP, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Med Internet Res 10:e44. 2008..Depression can be treated effectively with Internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), but a short intervention based on problem solving therapy (PST) could constitute a worthwhile alternative to CBT...
- Methodological issues in research on web-based behavioral interventionsBrian G Danaher
Oregon Research Institute, 1715 Franklin Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
Ann Behav Med 38:28-39. 2009..Web-based behavioral intervention research is rapidly growing...
- A behavior change model for internet interventionsLee M Ritterband
Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, Behavioral Health and Technology, University of Virginia Health System, PO Box 801075, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
Ann Behav Med 38:18-27. 2009..To date, however, many of these interventions have not been grounded in theory or developed from behavior change models, and no overarching model to explain behavior change in Internet interventions has yet been published...
- A meta-analytic review of experiments examining the effects of extrinsic rewards on intrinsic motivationE L Deci
Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
Psychol Bull 125:627-68; discussion 692-700. 1999..The authors review 4 previous meta-analyses of this literature and detail how this study's methods, analyses, and results differed from the previous ones...
- Using self-determination theory to promote physical activity and weight control: a randomized controlled trial in womenMarlene N Silva
Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Estrada da Costa, Cruz Quebrada, 1495 688, Lisbon, Portugal
J Behav Med 33:110-22. 2010..Findings are fully consistent with previous studies conducted within this theoretical framework in other areas of health behavior change...
- A meta-analysis of randomized trials of behavioural treatment of depressionD Ekers
Tees Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust University of York Department of Health Sciences, The Health Centre, Newcastle Road, Chester le Street, Co Durham, UK
Psychol Med 38:611-23. 2008..This systematic review sought to identify all randomized trials of behavioural therapy for depression, determine the effect of such interventions and examine any moderators of such effect...
- Randomized, controlled trial of an intervention for toddlers with autism: the Early Start Denver ModelGeraldine Dawson
Autism Speaks, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Pediatrics 125:e17-23. 2010....
- Initial evaluation of a real-world Internet smoking cessation systemNathan K Cobb
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 7:207-16. 2005....
- A brief behavioral activation treatment for depression. Treatment manualC W Lejuez
Brown University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Behav Modif 25:255-86. 2001..This article describes the rationale for the treatment and provides the treatment in manual form to be utilized by patients in therapy...
- Defining participant exposure measures in Web-based health behavior change programsBrian G Danaher
Oregon Research Institute, 1715 Franklin Blvd, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
J Med Internet Res 8:e15. 2006....
- Long-term weight loss and changes in blood pressure: results of the Trials of Hypertension Prevention, phase IIV J Stevens
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
Ann Intern Med 134:1-11. 2001..Weight loss appears to be an effective method for primary prevention of hypertension. However, the long-term effects of weight loss on blood pressure have not been extensively studied...
- Evidence-based comprehensive treatments for early autismSally J Rogers
M I N D Institute, University of California Davis, CA 95817, USA
J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:8-38. 2008..Implications of these findings are also discussed in relation to practice guidelines as well as critical areas of research that have yet to be answered...
- Behavioural activation delivered by the non-specialist: phase II randomised controlled trialDavid Ekers
Tees Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust and Mental Health Research Centre, Durham University, Health Centre, Chester le Street, Co Durham, DH3 3UR, UK
Br J Psychiatry 198:66-72. 2011..If equally effective, then behavioural activation may be the preferred treatment option because it may be suitable for delivery by therapists with less training. This is the first randomised controlled trial to look at this possibility...
- Usual and unusual care: existing practice control groups in randomized controlled trials of behavioral interventionsKenneth E Freedland
Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 4320 Forest Park Ave, Suite 301, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
Psychosom Med 73:323-35. 2011..To evaluate the use of existing practice control groups in randomized controlled trials of behavioral interventions and the role of extrinsic health care services in the design and conduct of behavioral trials...
- Weight loss by mobile phone: a 1-year effectiveness studyIrja Haapala
Department of Public Health, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
Public Health Nutr 12:2382-91. 2009..To investigate the short- and long-term effectiveness and the predictors of weight loss in a mobile phone weight-loss programme among healthy overweight adults...
- A randomized trial of dialectical behavior therapy versus general psychiatric management for borderline personality disorderShelley F McMain
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Psychiatry 166:1365-74. 2009The authors sought to evaluate the clinical efficacy of dialectical behavior therapy compared with general psychiatric management, including a combination of psychodynamically informed therapy and symptom-targeted medication management ..
- Teammates and social influence affect weight loss outcomes in a team-based weight loss competitionTricia M Leahey
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, The Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Providence, RI, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1413-8. 2012..These results suggest that teammates affect weight loss outcomes during a team-based intervention. Harnessing and maximizing teammate influence for weight loss may enhance weight outcomes in large-scale team-based programs...
- Two-year randomized controlled trial and follow-up of dialectical behavior therapy vs therapy by experts for suicidal behaviors and borderline personality disorderMarsha M Linehan
Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:757-66. 2006Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) is a treatment for suicidal behavior and borderline personality disorder with well-documented efficacy.
- Randomized clinical trials of weight loss maintenance: a reviewMelanie Warziski Turk
Department of Health and Community Systems, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 24:58-80. 2009....
- Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of cognitive behaviour therapy and behaviour therapy for chronic pain in adults, excluding headacheS Morley
Division of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, UK
Pain 80:1-13. 1999..We conclude that active psychological treatments based on the principle of cognitive behavioural therapy are effective. We discuss the results with reference to the complexity and quality of the trials...
- Intensive behavioral treatment at school for 4- to 7-year-old children with autism. A 1-year comparison controlled studySvein Eikeseth
Behav Modif 26:49-68. 2002....
- Comparative meta-analysis of pharmacotherapy and behavior therapy for persistent insomniaMichael T Smith
Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 7218, USA
Am J Psychiatry 159:5-11. 2002Although four meta-analytic reviews support the efficacy of pharmacotherapy and behavior therapy for the treatment of insomnia, no meta-analysis has evaluated whether these treatment modalities yield comparable outcomes during acute ..
- A digital smoking cessation program delivered through internet and cell phone without nicotine replacement (happy ending): randomized controlled trialHåvar Brendryen
Department of Psychology, Postboks 1094 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
J Med Internet Res 10:e51. 2008..HE includes a craving helpline and a relapse prevention system, providing just-in-time therapy. All the components of the program are fully automated...
- Active for life: final results from the translation of two physical activity programsSara Wilcox
University of South Carolina USC, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
Am J Prev Med 35:340-51. 2008..Most evidence-based programs are never translated into community settings and thus never make a public health impact...
- The REACT study: randomised evaluation of assertive community treatment in north LondonHelen Killaspy
Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, London NW3 2PF
BMJ 332:815-20. 2006..To compare outcomes of care from assertive community treatment teams with care by community mental health teams for people with serious mental illnesses...
- Development of emotion acceptance behavior therapy for anorexia nervosa: a case seriesJennifer E Wildes
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Int J Eat Disord 44:421-7. 2011..Emotion acceptance behavior therapy (EABT) is based on a model that emphasizes the role of anorexic symptoms in facilitating avoidance of ..
- A randomized controlled study of parent-assisted Children's Friendship Training with children having autism spectrum disordersFred Frankel
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 40:827-42. 2010..Post-hoc analysis indicated more than 87% of children receiving CFT showed reliable change on at least one measure at post-test and 66.7% after 3 months follow-up...
- RCT of a manualized social treatment for high-functioning autism spectrum disordersChristopher Lopata
Department of Counseling, School and Educational Psychology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 40:1297-310. 2010..High levels of parent, child and staff satisfaction were reported, along with high levels of treatment fidelity. Standardized effect size estimates were primarily in the medium and large ranges and favored the treatment group...
- Brief behavioral activation and problem-solving therapy for depressed breast cancer patients: randomized trialDerek R Hopko
Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 79:834-49. 2011..Although some research has explored the utility of psychotherapy with breast cancer patients, only 2 small trials have investigated the potential benefits of behavior therapy among patients with well-diagnosed depression.
- Toward a theory-based analysis of behavioral maintenanceA J Rothman
Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis 55455, USA
Health Psychol 19:64-9. 2000..The implications of this framework for behavioral interventions are addressed...
- Overview of meta-analyses on early intensive behavioral intervention for young children with autism spectrum disordersBrian Reichow
Yale Child Study Center, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 42:512-20. 2012..A discussion highlighting potential confounds and limitations of the meta-analyses leading to these discrepancies and conclusions about the efficacy of EIBI as an intervention for young children with ASDs are provided...
- Dialectical behavior therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder related to childhood sexual abuse: a pilot study of an intensive residential treatment programRegina Steil
Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
J Trauma Stress 24:102-6. 2011Dialectical behavior therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder (DBT-PTSD) is tailored for adults with PTSD from childhood sexual abuse (CSA). It uses principles from DBT and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral approaches...
- Ten year revision of the brief behavioral activation treatment for depression: revised treatment manualC W Lejuez
Department of Psychology, Center for Addictions, Personality, and Emotion Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Behav Modif 35:111-61. 2011..Following the presentation of the manual, the authors conclude with a discussion of the key barriers in greater depth, including strategies for addressing these barriers...
- The effect of physical activity on weight loss is mediated by eating self-regulationAna M Andrade
Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal
Patient Educ Couns 79:320-6. 2010....
- Applied behavior analytic intervention for autism in early childhood: meta-analysis, meta-regression and dose-response meta-analysis of multiple outcomesJavier Virues-Ortega
Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, CIBERNED, Madrid, Spain
Clin Psychol Rev 30:387-99. 2010..Dose-dependant effect sizes were apparent by levels of total treatment hours for language and adaptation composite scores. Methodological issues relating ABA clinical trials for autism are discussed...
- Intensive behavioral treatment for children with autism: four-year outcome and predictorsGlen O Sallows
Wisconsin Early Autism Project, Madison, WI 53719, USA
Am J Ment Retard 110:417-38. 2005..Treatment outcome was best predicted by pretreatment imitation, language, and social responsiveness. These results are consistent with those reported by Lovaas and colleagues (Lovaas, 1987; McEachin, Smith, & Lovaas, 1993)...
- Early intensive behavioral intervention: outcomes for children with autism and their parents after two yearsBob Remington
Centre for Behavioural Research Analysis and Intervention in Developmental Disabilities, School of Psychology, University of Southampton, UK
Am J Ment Retard 112:418-38. 2007..Measures of parental well-being, obtained at the same three time points, produced no evidence that behavioral intervention created increased problems for either mothers or fathers of children receiving it...
- The effect of a single-session attention modification program on response to a public-speaking challenge in socially anxious individualsNader Amir
Department of Psychology, San Diego State University, 6386 Alvarado Court, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
J Abnorm Psychol 117:860-8. 2008..Moreover, blind raters judged the speeches of those in the AMP group as better than those in the ACC group. These results are consistent with the hypothesis that attention plays a causal role in the maintenance of social anxiety...
- Exercise and the maintenance of weight loss: 1-year follow-up of a controlled clinical trialT A Wadden
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 66:429-33. 1998..Participants, however, who reported exercising regularly in the 4 months preceding the follow-up assessment regained significantly less weight than did nonexercisers...
- Contemporary behavioral activation treatments for depression: procedures, principles, and progressDerek R Hopko
Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
Clin Psychol Rev 23:699-717. 2003..activation strategies, and outline questions that need to be addressed to improve outcomes and better understand the potential significance of behavioral activation as it pertains to the future of behavior therapy for depression.
- The promise and pitfalls of the internet for cognitive behavioral therapyGerhard Andersson
Linkoping University, Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Sweden
BMC Med 8:82. 2010Internet-administered cognitive behavior therapy is a promising new way to deliver psychological treatment...
- Long-term weight loss maintenance in the United StatesJ L Kraschnewski
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
Int J Obes (Lond) 34:1644-54. 2010..Although the rise in overweight and obesity in the United States is well documented, long-term weight loss maintenance (LTWLM) has been minimally explored...
- Psychosocial treatments of psychological symptoms in dementia: a systematic review of reports meeting quality standardsDaniel W O'Connor
Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Int Psychogeriatr 21:241-51. 2009..This paper provides a systematic review of selected experimental studies of the effectiveness of psychosocial treatments in reducing psychological symptoms in dementia (e.g. anxiety, depression, irritability and social withdrawal)...
- A review of efficacious technology-based weight-loss interventions: five key componentsAnna Khaylis
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA
Telemed J E Health 16:931-8. 2010..The purpose of this article was to qualitatively review studies that used technology-based interventions for weight loss and to identify specific components of these interventions that are effective in facilitating weight loss...
- Efficacy of behavioural interventions in managing atypical antipsychotic weight gainJ M Gabriele
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
Obes Rev 10:442-55. 2009..This information will be useful in determining what types of interventions are both effective and practical for delivery in health care or community mental health settings...
- Childhood obesity treatment: targeting parents exclusively v. parents and childrenMoria Golan
School of Nutritional Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
Br J Nutr 95:1008-15. 2006..These results suggest that omitting the obese child from active participation in the health-centred programme may be beneficial for weight loss and for the promotion of a healthy lifestyle among obese children...
- Evidence-based guidelines for the pharmacological treatment of anxiety disorders: recommendations from the British Association for PsychopharmacologyDavid S Baldwin
Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
J Psychopharmacol 19:567-96. 2005..The guidelines cover the diagnosis of anxiety disorders and key steps in clinical management, including acute treatment, relapse prevention and approaches for patients who do not respond to first-line treatments...
- Weight loss interventions in young people (18 to 25 year olds): a systematic reviewA S Poobalan
Section of Population Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Obes Rev 11:580-92. 2010..Further research to understand attitudes towards healthy lifestyle and preferences of interventions is needed to develop suitable interventions for this vulnerable age group...
- Outcome of comprehensive psycho-educational interventions for young children with autismSvein Eikeseth
Akershus University College, Lillestrom, Norway
Res Dev Disabil 30:158-78. 2009..Based on the available evidence, treatment recommendations are made and practice parameters are suggested...
- Comparing two web-based smoking cessation programs: randomized controlled trialH Garth McKay
Oregon Research Institute, 1715 Franklin Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
J Med Internet Res 10:e40. 2008..To date, the relatively few controlled trials of Web-based smoking cessation programs have been limited by short follow-up intervals...
- Psychosocial treatments of behavior symptoms in dementia: a systematic review of reports meeting quality standardsDaniel W O'Connor
Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Int Psychogeriatr 21:225-40. 2009..Psychosocial treatments are defined here as strategies derived from one of three psychologically oriented paradigms (learning theory, unmet needs and altered stress thresholds)...
- Family-based treatment of severe pediatric obesity: randomized, controlled trialMelissa A Kalarchian
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Pediatrics 124:1060-8. 2009..We evaluated the efficacy of family-based, behavioral weight control in the management of severe pediatric obesity...
- Promoting physical activity for older adults: the challenges for changing behaviorLawrence R Brawley
Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Am J Prev Med 25:172-83. 2003..The final challenge proposed is research to examine viable ways of linking these interventions to population-based health promotion activity programs...
- Internet delivered behavioral obesity treatmentJean Harvey-Berino
University of Vermont, Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Prev Med 51:123-8. 2010..To evaluate the efficacy of an Internet behavioral weight loss program; and determine if adding periodic in-person sessions to an Internet intervention improves outcomes...
- Patient education and provider decision support to control blood pressure in primary care: a cluster randomized trialHayden B Bosworth
Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC, NC 27705, USA
Am Heart J 157:450-6. 2009..Less than one third of the 65 million Americans with hypertension have adequate blood pressure (BP) control. This study examined the effectiveness of 2 interventions for improving patient BP control...
- Behavior therapy for obesity: where are we now?David B Sarwer
Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 16:347-52. 2009..To describe the short-term and long-term results of lifestyle modification for obesity...
- Cost-effectiveness of lifestyle modification in diabetic patientsMonique A M Jacobs-van der Bruggen
Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Diabetes Care 32:1453-8. 2009..Future research should be focused on long-term effectiveness and multiple treatment strategies should be compared to determine incremental costs and benefits of one over the other...
- Musculoskeletal pain in the obese: a comparison with a general population and long-term changes after conventional and surgical obesity treatmentMarkku Peltonen
Department of Body Composition and Metabolism, Vita stråket 15, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
Pain 104:549-57. 2003..Surgical obesity treatment reduces the long-term risk of developing work-restricting musculoskeletal pain and increases the likelihood of recovering from such pain...
- Effects of behavior therapy on regional cerebral blood flow in obsessive-compulsive disorderEriko Nakatani
Department of Neuropsychiatry, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Higshi ku, 812 8582 Fukuoka, Japan
Psychiatry Res 124:113-20. 2003..neuroimaging studies have been performed on patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) undergoing behavior therapy, even though it is recognized to be an effective treatment for this disorder...
- Optimizing personalized normative feedback: the use of gender-specific referentsMelissa A Lewis
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 354694, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105 6099, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:228-37. 2007..The current research evaluated whether gender specificity of the normative referent employed in PNF related to intervention efficacy...
- Effect of a multifactorial intervention on mortality in type 2 diabetesPeter Gaede
Steno Diabetes Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
N Engl J Med 358:580-91. 2008..We evaluated whether this approach would have an effect on the rates of death from any cause and from cardiovascular causes...
- Managing atypical antipsychotic-associated weight gain: 12-month data on a multimodal weight control programMatthew Menza
Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, D207A, 671 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 65:471-7. 2004....
- Design and methods for a randomized clinical trial treating comorbid obesity and major depressive disorderKristin L Schneider
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA, USA
BMC Psychiatry 8:77. 2008..Treating depression directly prior to behavioral weight loss treatment might bolster weight loss outcomes in this population, but this has not yet been tested in a randomized clinical trial...
- Treatment of older adults with co-morbid personality disorder and depression: a dialectical behavior therapy approachThomas R Lynch
Cognitive Behavioral Research and Treatment Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center Duke University, Box 3026, 2213 Elba Street, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:131-43. 2007..It has also been demonstrated that personality disorders in older adults complicate treatment of other psychopathology, as well as result in heightened interpersonal disturbance and emotional distress...
- Behavioral transitions and weight change patterns within the PREMIER trialJessica K Bartfield
Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1609-15. 2011..Behaviors associated with short-term weight loss continue to be associated with long-term weight loss, albeit at lower frequencies. Minimizing the decline in these behaviors may be important in achieving long-term weight loss...
- A randomized clinical trial of a peri-operative behavioral intervention to improve physical activity adherence and functional outcomes following total knee replacementMilagros C Rosal
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:226. 2011..The increasing use of TKR in the aging US population makes it critical to find strategies that maximize functional outcomes...
- An acceptance-based behavioral intervention for weight loss: a pilot studyHeather M Niemeier
University of Wisconsin Whitewater, Department of Psychology, 800 West Main Street, Whitewater, WI 53190, USA
Behav Ther 43:427-35. 2012..Further study with longer follow-up, a more diverse sample, and comparison to a standard behavioral program is clearly warranted...
- Does it matter who you see to help you stop smoking? Short-term quit rates across specialist stop smoking practitioners in EnglandLeonie S Brose
National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training, University College London, London, UK
Addiction 107:2029-36. 2012..The aim of the present analysis was to examine how far short-term quit rates depend on the practitioner delivering the intervention after adjusting for potential confounding variables...
- Failure of extinction of fear responses in posttraumatic stress disorder: evidence from second-order conditioningMichele Wessa
Department of Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Heidelberg, Central Institute of Mental Health, Square J 5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
Am J Psychiatry 164:1684-92. 2007..The extinction of the traumatic response might be impeded if trauma reminders maintain fear responses by their association with the original trauma through second-order conditioning...
- Behavior therapy for children with Tourette disorder: a randomized controlled trialJohn Piacentini
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza, Room 68 251, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
JAMA 303:1929-37. 2010..Antipsychotic medications, the first-line treatments for moderate to severe tics, are often associated with adverse effects. Behavioral interventions, although promising, have not been evaluated in large-scale controlled trials...
- A population-based lifestyle intervention to promote healthy weight and physical activity in people with cardiac disease: the PANACHE (Physical Activity, Nutrition And Cardiac HEalth) study protocolJanice Sangster
Health Promotion Service, South Eastern Sydney and Illawarra Area Health, NSW, Australia
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 10:17. 2010..The cost-effectiveness and acceptability of the intervention to CR staff and participants will also be determined...
- Motivation and its relationship to adherence to self-monitoring and weight loss in a 16-week Internet behavioral weight loss interventionKelly H Webber
Department of Nutrition and Food Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
J Nutr Educ Behav 42:161-7. 2010..To examine changes in motivation and the relationship of motivation to adherence to self-monitoring and weight loss in a 16-week Internet behavioral weight-loss intervention...
- The WORD (wholeness, oneness, righteousness, deliverance): a faith-based weight-loss program utilizing a community-based participatory research approachKaren Hye cheon Kim
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205 6720, USA
Health Educ Behav 35:634-50. 2008..The mean weight loss of the treatment group was 3.60+/-0.64 lbs. compared to the 0.59+/-0.59-lb loss of the control group...
- Olanzapine plus dialectical behavior therapy for women with high irritability who meet criteria for borderline personality disorder: a double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot studyMarsha M Linehan
Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 1525, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 69:999-1005. 2008This double-blind study examined whether olanzapine augments the efficacy of dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) in reducing anger and hostility in borderline personality disorder patients.
- The method of delivery of nutrition and physical activity information may play a role in eliciting behavior changes in adolescentsKrista Casazza
Florida International University, College of Health and Urban Affairs, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, HLS 450, University Park, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
Eat Behav 8:73-82. 2007..This study was conducted to determine which health education delivery method would elicit a greater behavior change...
- Obesity interventions for people with a learning disability: an integrative literature reviewAnnette Jinks
Evidence based Practice Research Centre, Faculty of Health, Edge Hill University, UK
J Adv Nurs 67:460-71. 2011....
- Behavioral treatment of obesityGary D Foster
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 82:230S-235S. 2005..Future research might focus more on determining how these behavioral techniques can be best applied in a real-world setting...
- A meta-analysis of psycho-behavioral obesity interventions among US multiethnic and minority adultsDong Chul Seo
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
Prev Med 47:573-82. 2008..The present review examines efficacious psycho-behavioral interventions in preventing weight gains or reducing weight among US multiethnic and minority adults as few studies were conducted to review such interventions to date...
- Dialectical behavior therapy for clients with binge-eating disorder or bulimia nervosa and borderline personality disorderEunice Y Chen
Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Int J Eat Disord 41:505-12. 2008This treatment development study provides summary data for standard Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) with minimal adaptation for 8 women with binge-eating disorder (BED) (5) or bulimia nervosa (BN) (3) and Borderline Personality ..
- Identifying evidence-based competences required to deliver behavioural support for smoking cessationSusan Michie
NHS Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training, University College London, UK
Ann Behav Med 41:59-70. 2011..No systematic basis has yet been published for specifying competences needed to underpin behavioural support for smoking cessation...
- Specifying evidence-based behavior change techniques to aid smoking cessation in pregnancyFabiana Lorencatto
National Health Service Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training, University College London, 441a, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 7HB, UK
Nicotine Tob Res 14:1019-26. 2012..This study aimed to examine (a) which BCTs were included in effective behavioral support interventions for pregnant smokers (b) the prevalence of use of these BCTs by the English Stop Smoking Services (SSSs)...
- Effect of a consultation teaching behaviour modification on sleep performance in infants: a randomised controlled trialBrian G Symon
University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
Med J Aust 182:215-8. 2005..To evaluate the effect of a behaviour modification program, taught to parents in a single visit to a trained nurse, in improving sleep performance in newborn infants, Australia...
- Motivational interviewing to improve adherence to a behavioral weight-control program for older obese women with NIDDM. A pilot studyD E Smith
Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, USA
Diabetes Care 20:52-4. 1997..The aim of this randomized pilot study was to examine whether the addition of motivational interviewing strategies to a behavioral obesity intervention enhances adherence and glucose control in older obese women with NIDDM...
- Family-based behavioural treatment of obesity: acceptability and effectiveness in the UKC Edwards
Cancer Research Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 60:587-92. 2006..To assess the acceptability and impact of family-based behavioural treatment (FBBT) for childhood obesity in a clinical setting in the UK...
- Management of chronic tension-type headache with tricyclic antidepressant medication, stress management therapy, and their combination: a randomized controlled trialK A Holroyd
Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
JAMA 285:2208-15. 2001..Behavioral and pharmacological therapies each appear modestly effective, but data are lacking on their separate and combined effects...
- Mechanisms of change in motivational interviewing: a review and preliminary evaluation of the evidenceTimothy R Apodaca
Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
Addiction 104:705-15. 2009..The primary question of interest was: which MI constructs and variables appear to be the most promising candidates for mechanisms of change?..
- The origins and current status of behavioral activation treatments for depressionSona Dimidjian
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
Annu Rev Clin Psychol 7:1-38. 2011..We examine the diverse ways in which BA has been investigated over time and its emerging application to a broad range of populations and problems. We close with reflections on important directions for future inquiry...
- Long-term weight loss and weight-loss maintenance strategiesS Rossner
Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet HS, Stockholm, Sweden
Obes Rev 9:624-30. 2008..This is a standard treatment modality for diabetes but less common in obesity treatment...
- Improving weight loss outcomes of community interventions by incorporating behavioral strategiesRena R Wing
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Am J Public Health 100:2513-9. 2010..We examined whether adding behavioral weight loss strategies could improve the outcomes of a community weight loss campaign...
- Acute and maintenance effects of non-pharmacologic interventions for antipsychotic associated weight gain and metabolic abnormalities: a meta-analytic comparison of randomized controlled trialsJacqueline Caemmerer
Nathan S Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, 140 Old Orangeburg Road, Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
Schizophr Res 140:159-68. 2012..To evaluate the efficacy of non-pharmacological interventions for antipsychotic-associated weight gain...
- Effects of low-intensity behavioral treatment for children with autism and mental retardationSigmund Eldevik
Akershus University Hospital, Nordbyhagen, Norway
J Autism Dev Disord 36:211-24. 2006..However, gains were more modest than those reported in previous studies with children receiving more intensive behavioral treatment, and it is questionable whether they were clinically significant...
- Effects of atomoxetine with and without behavior therapy on the school and home functioning of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorderJames G Waxmonsky
University of Buffalo Center for Children and Families, 106 Diefendorf Hall, 3435 Main St, Bldg 20, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 71:1535-51. 2010To evaluate the effects of atomoxetine alone and in combination with behavior therapy on the school functioning of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
- Treatment of adolescent overweight and obesityMargarita D Tsiros
Nutritional Physiology Research Centre and ATN Centre for Metabolic Fitness, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, P O Box 2471, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Eur J Pediatr 167:9-16. 2008....
- Comparison of techniques for self-monitoring eating and exercise behaviors on weight loss in a correspondence-based interventionDiane L Helsel
Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 107:1807-10. 2007..These results may have implications for improving self-monitoring in overweight adults during periods of weight loss...
- Systematic review of psychological approaches to the management of neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementiaGill Livingston
Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Holborn Union Building, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London, UK, N19 5LW
Am J Psychiatry 162:1996-2021. 2005..The authors systematically reviewed the literature on psychological approaches to treating the neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia...
- Efficacy of an acceptance-based behavior therapy for generalized anxiety disorder: evaluation in a randomized controlled trialLizabeth Roemer
Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA 02125, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 76:1083-9. 2008..Clients were randomly assigned to immediate (n = 15) or delayed (n = 16) treatment. Acceptance-based behavior therapy led to statistically significant reductions in clinician-rated and self-reported GAD symptoms that were ..
- The stress and migraine interactionKhara M Sauro
University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, Canada
Headache 49:1378-86. 2009....
- Exploring the mechanisms of physical activity and dietary behavior change in the program x intervention for adolescentsDavid R Lubans
School of Education, Faculty of Education and Arts, University of Newcastle, Callaghan Campus, Callaghan, Newcastle, NSW 2308, Australia
J Adolesc Health 47:83-91. 2010..The objective of this investigation was to examine the mechanisms of physical activity and dietary behavior change in the Program X intervention...
- Behavioral medicine for migraineDawn C Buse
Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, NY, USA
Neurol Clin 27:445-65. 2009....
- Four-year follow-up of children and adolescents participating in an obesity intervention programT Reinehr
Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Vestische Kinderklinik Datteln, University of Witten Herdecke, Witten Herdecke, Germany
Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1074-7. 2007..Since obesity affects children's health and social integration, treatment concepts with long-term efficiency are necessary...
- Inhibition of IkK to treat lethal Graft-vs.-Host DiseasePatrick Flood; Fiscal Year: 2009..Experiments are proposed in animal models to test the activity of the compound and if successful the long-term goal of this work is to take this compound in human clinical trials for the treatment of GVHD. ..
- Chronic kidney disease in survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantSangeeta Hingorani; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- Th1/Th17 Macrophage Interactions in Cutaneous GVHDJONATHAN STUART SERODY; Fiscal Year: 2013..Furthermore, we will determine if blocking the function or migration of T cell subsets or particular populations of macrophages provides a new approach for the therapy of cutaneous acute and chronic GvHD. ..
- Effect of recipient age /graft vs host disease post BMTRAYMOND HUTCHISON; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- Blockade of NF-kappaB for Prevention/Treatment of GVHDPatrick Flood; Fiscal Year: 2006..If these phase I studies are successful, phase II studies will pave the way for clinical trials of this therapy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Renal Failure in Non-Myeloablative Stem Cell TransplantChirag Parikh; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- LIFESTYLE ACTIVITY FOR WEIGHT MANAGEMENTThomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2003..The predicted superiority of lifestyle activity is based on extensive pilot data and, if confirmed, should significantly improve the management of obesity and its associated health complications. ..
- Cognitive-Behavioral Treatments/Pathological GamblingNancy Petry; Fiscal Year: 2008..Patient characteristics that may be associated with outcomes will be evaluated, and a cost-effectiveness evaluation of the interventions also will be conducted. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION AND PHARMACOTHERAPY FOR OBESITYThomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2002..b>Behavior therapy facilitates adherence to exercise and medication recommendations, whereas pharmacotherapy, by reducing hunger ..
- Behavioral factors in the surgical treatment of obesityThomas Wadden; Fiscal Year: 2009..The study, by examining ghrelin and other appetite-related hormones, also will enhance knowledge of the regulation of body weight following GBP. ..
- DEVELOPMENT OF ALCOHOL USE AND ABUSE IN ADHD ADOLESCENTSBrooke Molina; Fiscal Year: 2007..g., alcohol expectancies, motives, peer substance use and attitudes, parental drinking, and family history of alcoholism). ..
- Training Therapists to Administer Contingency ManagementNancy Petry; Fiscal Year: 2007..Both short-term and long-term efficacy, as well as cost-effectiveness, will be evaluated when CM is administered by community-based therapists. ..
- Lower-Cost Contingency Management in a Group SettingNancy Petry; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Group-Based Contingency Management/Outpatient TreatmentNancy Petry; Fiscal Year: 2008..We will evaluate the cost-effectiveness of group-based CM by assessing receipt of psychosocial and medical services and criminal justice system involvement throughout the treatment and follow-up periods. ..
- Maximizing CBT's Efficacy with Medication & CMKathleen Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2009..Variables assessing theoretical mechanisms of action will be assessed monthly during treatment. ..
- PREVENTING DEPRESSION IN MACULAR DEGENERATIONBarry Rovner; Fiscal Year: 2005..Although depressive disorder is the primary outcome, we will also assess the impact of PST on levels of disability and vision-related quality of life. ..
- Modifying the home T.V. watching environmentLeonard Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Interactive Mature-Driver Safety and Decision CourseBRIAN DANAHER; Fiscal Year: 2004..The underlying theories for supporting behavior change are the Theory of Reasoned Action and Social Cognitive Theory. Phase I will target female mature-drivers and will be evaluated in a randomized trial. ..
- Food reinforcement-genotype interactions and eatingLeonard H Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2010..The findings are relevant to a greater understanding of behavioral and genetic factors related to obesity, as well as providing ideas that may be relevant for treatment interventions for those high in food reinforcement. ..
- Behavior Change: Reinforcemnt Schedule EffectsJohn Roll; Fiscal Year: 2006..Based on the widespread success of contingency management across many different applications, we believe that the results of the proposed study will have 9enerality beyond the field of substance abuse treatment. ..
- Human Methamphetamine Use: A ModelJohn Roll; Fiscal Year: 2002..Studies using laboratory models of human drug use can inform subsequent clinical trials and help to focus them on those variables which are likely to be important. ..
- EFFECTS OF CHANGING SEDENTARY BEHAVIOR IN OBESE CHILDRENLeonard Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..Developing a better understanding of why obese youth increase physical activity or decrease energy intake when sedentary behaviors are reduced is important for the treatment of pediatric obesity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CBATD for Depressed Cancer PatientsDEREK HOPKO; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Contingency Management: Duration EffectsJohn Roll; Fiscal Year: 2007..This is timely, given the burgeoning rates of methamphetamine abuse being reported. ..
- A BEHAVIORAL ECONOMIC APPROACH TO CHILDHOOD OBESITYLeonard Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study will yield important information on new ways to treat pediatric obesity, minimizing dietary restriction and maximizing children learning healthier eating habits. ..
- ADHERENCE TO IDDM REGIMEN IN URBAN YOUTHDeborah A Ellis; Fiscal Year: 2010..If successful, MST will provide immediate assistance to a vulnerable population at high risk for diabetes complications and reduced quality of life. ..
- Pregnancy Prevention Program for the Learning DisabledBRIAN DANAHER; Fiscal Year: 2002..This product will be attractive to people with learning disabilities and anyone serving this population (e.g., parents, schools, training centers, vocational and residential services, public health clinics, and group homes). ..
- Habituation to food in childrenLeonard Epstein; Fiscal Year: 2009..These studies are designed to understand how individual differences in habituation may be an important factor that differentiates overweight and non-overweight youth. ..
- The Behavioral Treatment of Depressed Cancer PatientsDEREK HOPKO; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- ADOLESCENT SMOKING CESSATIONJohn Roll; Fiscal Year: 2002..Secondarily, the proposed study will provide valuable information on the nicotine withdrawal syndrome in adolescents, a topic about which relatively little is known. ..
- Human Behavorial Pharmacology of GHBJohn Roll; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Evaluation of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)M Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2007..DBT, originally developed for chronically suicidal women with BPD, is a synthesis of behavior therapy strategies aimed at change and validation strategies aimed at acceptance, both held together by a set of ..
- Functional Skills Training For Late Life SchizophreniaThomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2005..Data will allow us to determine short-term effects of our intervention, effectiveness of maintenance sessions, and post-intervention duration of treatment effects. ..
- Developing School Based Treatment of ADHD AdolescentsSteven Evans; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results of this study will provide effect size data needed to project sample size for our clinical trial as well as generate hypotheses regarding treatment moderators and mediators. ..
- Improving Mental Health Outcomes of Child Brain InjuryShari L Wade; Fiscal Year: 2010..Findings will shed light on treatment processes and mechanisms by identifying factors that mediate and moderate treatment response. ..
- Improving Self-Monitoring in Weight Loss with TechnologyLora E Burke; Fiscal Year: 2010..Subjects will complete assessments at baseline, 6, 12, 18, and 24 months. This innovative study will provide information on the efficacy of combining technological advances with proven behavioral strategies. ..
- Developing Computer Based Treatments for AddictionM Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2007..Assessment measures will be collected at baseline, post-treatment, and 6-month follow-up. Results from this Stage la/b study will be used to direct the implementation of a future Stage 2 efficacy trial. ..
- Long-term changes in weight and adipokines and the associations with genetic variLora E Burke; Fiscal Year: 2010..The proposed study and mentoring strategies will be placed in the context of an area of NINR emphasis - promoting health and preventing disease as it addresses a highly prevalent chronic disorder - overweight and obesity. ..
- Component Analysis of Motivational InterviewingJon Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2008..If its aims are achieved, it will strengthen the efficacy of MI, which can be utilized and implemented in a variety of health\settings. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Maintenance in Multiple Behaviors with Emphasis on AgingJAMES PROCHASKA; Fiscal Year: 2009..Given increasing risks of developing diseases related to these behaviors, this research has special relevance for prevention and management of chronic diseases in older adults. ..
- Changes in sexual function following bariatric surgeryDAVID SARWER; Fiscal Year: 2009..The proposed study is innovative, as it will provide new and important information on the long-term effects of bariatric surgery on these important areas of quality of life. ..
- Cognitive Behavioral Stress Management for Chronic Fatigue SyndromeMichael Antoni; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Online Training in the Principles and Procedures of Exposure TherapiesLINDA DIMEFF; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- FACILITATING POSITIVE ADAPTATION TO BREAST CANCERMICHAEL HOWARD ANTONI; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- Naltrexone and CBT for problem drinkingJon Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2010..interventions focused on moderation of drinking rather than abstinence;however moderation-oriented cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) is limited in that success depends on the successful implementation of new coping strategies for urges ..
- Intervention for Female Workers in MexicoThomas Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2008..Subgroup differences in the effectiveness of the intervention based on social, contextual, and interpersonal factors will be explored. ..
- Sensible Treatment of Obesity in Rural Youth- STORYDavid Janicke; Fiscal Year: 2006..Findings will provide critical information for planning the R18 RCT. ..
- Interventions for Welfare Clients with AOD DisordersJon Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2006..Funding for the usual care group and all case management has already been provided for by Human Resources Administration (HRA). ..
- Computer Training in DBT-S Skills for BPD Drug AbusersLINDA DIMEFF; Fiscal Year: 2005Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Substance Abusers (DBT-S) is a comprehensive psychosocial treatment, efficacious for substance-dependent individuals with borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
- TREATMENT OF ELDERLY DEPRESSION WITH AXIS II COMORBIDITYThomas Lynch; Fiscal Year: 2004..of the project are to (1) to determine whether a combination of a cognitive-behavioral treatment (Dialectical Behavior Therapy; DBT-D) and antidepressant medication will augment treatment response among elderly depressed individuals ..
- Obesity, Body Image and Weight MaintenanceDAVID SARWER; Fiscal Year: 2005..These studies have been selected to further develop my knowledge of the treatment of obesity, and the training program has been designed to facilitate my development as an independent investigator in the field of obesity. ..
- Postoperative dietary counseling after bariatric surgeryDAVID SARWER; Fiscal Year: 2005..Results of this study could have a significant impact on the postoperative care of these individuals. ..
- BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTION FOR DEPRESSION IN NURSING HOMESSuzanne Meeks; Fiscal Year: 2004..The end-product of the work will be a standardized treatment protocol ready for formal multi-site intervention trials. ..
- Obesity as a Risk Factor for Adolescent PsychopathologyKerri Boutelle; Fiscal Year: 2005..The overall purpose of these analyses is to evaluate the weight-related etiological risk factors for psychopathology, and to identify intervention opportunities to prevent the development of psychopathology in adolescents. ..
- BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE APPROACHES TO PEDIATRIC ACUTE PAINKEITH SLIFER; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- PARTNER ASSISTED INTERVENTIONS FOR PREGNANT SMOKERSKathryn Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2001..The primary outcomes of interest will be rates of smoking cessation among pregnant women and levels of perceived partner support for cessation at all follow-ups. ..
- Club Drug Use and Risky Behaviors Among MenJon Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2006..Participants will be recruited through active and passive recruitment strategies from a variety of community-based venues in New York City. ..
- TREATMENT PREFERENCE AND VEGETARIAN DIET IN WEIGHT LOSSLora Burke; Fiscal Year: 2005..Additionally, the study will provide information on the role of treatment preference, its effect on behavioral and clinical outcomes, and participants' characteristics by treatment preference. ..
- COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL RISK REDUCTION TREATMENTJon Morgenstern; Fiscal Year: 2002..The primary outcomes measured will be: the number of unprotected anal intercourse acts with a partner of positive or unknown HIV status and the number of drinks per possible drinking day. ..
- INTENSIVE THERAPY FOR IDDM IN YOUTH--OUTCOME PREDICTIONSTim Wysocki; Fiscal Year: 2001..The study will specify behavioral and psychological factors that mediate IT and UC response, promoting the development of interventions targeting these mechanisms and of well validated protocols for the selection of patients for IT. ..
- Parental Influences on Peer Socialization Among Children with ADHDAMORI MIKAMI; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Predicting Positive Outcomes Among Peer-Rejected GirlsAMORI MIKAMI; Fiscal Year: 2002..The overall goal is to uncover mediators and moderators of psychopathology among peer-rejected children, towards the end of contributing to interventions for this group at risk for negative outcomes. ..
- Prevention of Weight Gain in Young AdultsRena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2009..This approach shows promise for reducing weight gain and thereby improving long-term cardiovascular health. (End of Abstract) ..
- DIETARY INTERVENTION METHODS FOR CLINICAL TRIALSRena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2001..If effective, the intervention methodologies can be adapted to clinical settings. Use of social support partners may also increase the population outreach of behavioral weight control programs. ..
- COMPUTER INTERVENTION FOR PREVENTION OF WEIGHT REGAINRena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Prevention of Postpartum Weight RetentionRena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- PRIDE: Program to Reduce Incontinence by Diet & ExerciseRena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007..If effective in womenwith incontinence, the methods and strategies of this innovative motivationally-focusedmaintenance intervention can beexamined n other obese populations. ..
- Long-Term Weight Loss MaintenanceRena Wing; Fiscal Year: 2007..Such information is important for providing an accurate picture to those individuals seeking to lose weight of what it takes to be a successful weight loss maintainer. ..
- Sleep Disturbances in People with Cancer and CaregiversAnn Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Fatigue & Breast Cancer-A Behavioral Sleep InterventionAnn Berger; Fiscal Year: 2006..Statistical analyses include RM-ANOVA, generalized estimation equation methodology and multiple regression analysis. Results may inform development of clinical guidelines for fatigue management during adjuvant CT. ..
- BEAUMONT/FORD INTERSTITIAL CYSTITIS CLINICAL CENTERAnanias Diokno; Fiscal Year: 2003..The combination therapy will also potentially reduce the dos of BCG, which will lower the cost and decrease the potential morbidity of this treatment program. ..
- Acceptability of pharmacologic treatment for methamphetamine dependence among MSMGrant Colfax; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MENOPAUSE EFFECT ON OBESITY, ENERGY BALANCE AND INSULINSteven Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- HIV Related Stigma among Service Providers in ChinaLi Li; Fiscal Year: 2005..These data will prepare the team to conduct a randomized controlled trial across different levels of health care providers in China. ..
- SHAPING COGNITIVE REPRESENTATIONS FOR HYPERTENSIVE WOMENMargaret Scisney Matlock; Fiscal Year: 2002..Data will be analyzed using repeated measures ANOVA. Descriptive, parametric and non- parametric statistical procedures will be used to analyze the results and research hypothesis. ..
- MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWS FOR INCARCERATED TEENSLynda Stein; Fiscal Year: 2003..The development of effective interventions for substance using juvenile offenders has the potential to reduce substance abuse and crime in this population. ..
- Effect of Mood on Impulsivity Among Adolescent SmokersChad Gwaltney; Fiscal Year: 2005..The long-term objective of this research is to improve adolescent smoking prevention and cessation efforts by gaining a better understanding of the mechanisms leading to smoking in this population. ..
- Desistance versus persistence in antisocial behaviorRolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2008..In addition, we will explore whether resistors are able to function as well adjusted adults, free from significant mental health problems (e.g., antisocial personality disorder, substance abuse, depression). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PRECURSORS TO ANTISOCIAL PERSONALITY AND VIOLENCERolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Three Methods for Costing Methadone Treatment ServicesGARY ZARKIN; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- ACCISS: Activating Collaborative CIS Support ServicesBonnie Spring; Fiscal Year: 2007..The study examines the impact on medical follow-up and provider-patient communication. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- BCT for Drug Abuse: A Group Therapy ApproachWilliam Fals Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2004..If the objectives of the proposed study are met, an efficacious variant of BCT would be available that community-based treatment programs could provide using a comparatively efficient delivery format. ..
- Pharmacogenetics in Tourette SyndromHarvey Singer; Fiscal Year: 2004..The identification of genetic polymorphisms that are associated with clinical disease or treatment success, has obvious benefits. ..