implosive therapy

Summary

Summary: A method for extinguishing anxiety by a saturation exposure to the feared stimulus situation or its substitute.

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  1. ncbi Evaluation of exposure with response-prevention for obsessive compulsive disorder in childhood and adolescence
    Derek Bolton
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry King s College, P O Box 77, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:11-22. 2008
  2. ncbi Pilot study on prolonged exposure of Japanese patients with posttraumatic stress disorder due to mixed traumatic events
    Nozomu Asukai
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Trauma Stress 21:340-3. 2008
  3. pmc Exposure therapy triggers lasting reorganization of neural fear processing
    Katherina K Hauner
    Department of Neurology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:9203-8. 2012
  4. ncbi Affective outcomes of virtual reality exposure therapy for anxiety and specific phobias: a meta-analysis
    Thomas D Parsons
    Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California, 13274 Fiji Way, Office 301, Marina del Rey, CA 90292 4019, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:250-61. 2008
  5. ncbi Psychological treatment of panic disorder with or without agoraphobia: a meta-analysis
    Julio Sánchez-Meca
    Dept Basic Psychology and Methodology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Murcia, Spain
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:37-50. 2010
  6. ncbi Self-exposure therapy for panic disorder with agoraphobia: randomised controlled study of external v. interoceptive self-exposure
    L M Ito
    Institute of Psychiatry, , CEP 05403-010, , Brazil
    Br J Psychiatry 178:331-6. 2001
  7. ncbi Posttraumatic growth in exposure therapy for PTSD
    Muriel A Hagenaars
    Department of Clinical Health and Neuropsychology, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Trauma Stress 23:504-8. 2010
  8. ncbi An event-related potential study on exposure therapy for patients suffering from spider phobia
    Verena Leutgeb
    University of Graz, Clinical Psychology, Universitätsplatz 2 III, A 8010 Graz, Austria
    Biol Psychol 82:293-300. 2009
  9. pmc Treating children traumatized by war and Tsunami: a comparison between exposure therapy and meditation-relaxation in North-East Sri Lanka
    Claudia Catani
    Department of Psychology, University of Bielefeld, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 9:22. 2009
  10. ncbi Psychological treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a meta-analysis
    Ana I Rosa-Alcázar
    Department Personality, Faculty of Psychology, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:1310-25. 2008

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  1. ncbi Evaluation of exposure with response-prevention for obsessive compulsive disorder in childhood and adolescence
    Derek Bolton
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry King s College, P O Box 77, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:11-22. 2008
    ..Effect size in the main intention-to-treat analysis was 1.23 and in the secondary per protocol analysis was 1.64. This study lends further support to the view that E/RP is an effective treatment for childhood OCD...
  2. ncbi Pilot study on prolonged exposure of Japanese patients with posttraumatic stress disorder due to mixed traumatic events
    Nozomu Asukai
    Tokyo Institute of Psychiatry, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Trauma Stress 21:340-3. 2008
    ..Symptom levels remained low in 3- and 6-month follow-up assessments. Our findings suggest that PE is feasible and can be accepted for PTSD patients not only in Western countries, but also for those in Japan...
  3. pmc Exposure therapy triggers lasting reorganization of neural fear processing
    Katherina K Hauner
    Department of Neurology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:9203-8. 2012
    ..These effects were linked to fear-extinction mechanisms identified in animal models, thus opening new opportunities for the treatment and prevention of debilitating anxiety disorders...
  4. ncbi Affective outcomes of virtual reality exposure therapy for anxiety and specific phobias: a meta-analysis
    Thomas D Parsons
    Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California, 13274 Fiji Way, Office 301, Marina del Rey, CA 90292 4019, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:250-61. 2008
    ..This highlights the need for future research studies that report uniform and detailed information regarding presence, immersion, anxiety and/or phobia duration, and demographics...
  5. ncbi Psychological treatment of panic disorder with or without agoraphobia: a meta-analysis
    Julio Sánchez-Meca
    Dept Basic Psychology and Methodology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Murcia, Spain
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:37-50. 2010
    ..Publication bias and several methodological factors were discarded as a threat against the validity of our results. Finally the implications of the results for clinical practice and for future research are discussed...
  6. ncbi Self-exposure therapy for panic disorder with agoraphobia: randomised controlled study of external v. interoceptive self-exposure
    L M Ito
    Institute of Psychiatry, , CEP 05403-010, , Brazil
    Br J Psychiatry 178:331-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The three methods of self-exposure were equally effective in reducing panic and agoraphobic symptoms in the short- and long-term...
  7. ncbi Posttraumatic growth in exposure therapy for PTSD
    Muriel A Hagenaars
    Department of Clinical Health and Neuropsychology, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Trauma Stress 23:504-8. 2010
    ..The results indicate that posttraumatic growth may be a valuable new concept in trauma therapy...
  8. ncbi An event-related potential study on exposure therapy for patients suffering from spider phobia
    Verena Leutgeb
    University of Graz, Clinical Psychology, Universitätsplatz 2 III, A 8010 Graz, Austria
    Biol Psychol 82:293-300. 2009
    ..The therapy effect consisted of a significant enhancement of late LPP amplitudes in response to spider pictures. Results are discussed in terms of reduced attentional avoidance...
  9. pmc Treating children traumatized by war and Tsunami: a comparison between exposure therapy and meditation-relaxation in North-East Sri Lanka
    Claudia Catani
    Department of Psychology, University of Bielefeld, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 9:22. 2009
    ..In the acute aftermath of the Tsunami we tested the efficacy of two pragmatic short-term interventions when applied by trained local counselors...
  10. ncbi Psychological treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a meta-analysis
    Ana I Rosa-Alcázar
    Department Personality, Faculty of Psychology, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:1310-25. 2008
    ..Finally, the implications of the results for clinical practice and for future research in this field were discussed...
  11. ncbi Does the therapy manual or the therapist matter most in treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder? A randomized controlled trial of exposure with response or ritual prevention in 118 patients
    Patricia van Oppen
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, GGZ InGeest VU Medical Center Academic Anxiety Outpatient Clinic, A J Ernststraat 887, 1081 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1158-67. 2010
    ..The present study compared the effectiveness of 4 different modes of delivery of ERP in a referred sample of OCD patients...
  12. ncbi The relative contributions of fear and disgust reductions to improvements in spider phobia following exposure-based treatment
    Bunmi O Olatunji
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 301 Wilson Hall, 111 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 42:117-21. 2011
    ..The implications of these findings for conceptualizing the role of fear and disgust emotions in the maintenance and treatment of spider phobia are discussed...
  13. ncbi Metal distributions in New Orleans following hurricanes Katrina and Rita: A continuation study
    George P Cobb
    Department of Environmental Toxicology, The Institute of Environmental and Human Health, Texas Tech University, P O Box 41163, Lubbock, Texas, 79409 1163, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4571-7. 2006
    ..Toxicant concentrations did not exceed soil screening criteria values for lead within any flood sediments or for 32 of 37 soil samples, but arsenic concentrations in 40 of 43 samples exceeded screening criteria...
  14. ncbi Treatment outcome of female agoraphobics 3-9 years after exposure in vivo: a comparison with healthy controls
    Helmut Peter
    Verhaltenstherapie Falkenried, Falkenried 7, D 20251 Hamburg, Germany
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:3-10. 2008
    ..The percentage of treated patients with complete remission is much higher than previously reported. However, the majority still suffer from mild or severe agoraphobic symptoms and could possibly benefit from additional interventions...
  15. ncbi Intrusive images and "hotspots" of trauma memories in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: an exploratory investigation of emotions and cognitive themes
    Emily A Holmes
    Traumatic Stress Clinic, Camden and Islington Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge, CB2 2EF, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:3-17. 2005
    ..The relative of frequency of these peritraumatic themes is presented. The exploratory findings are discussed with respect to our understanding and treatment of intrusive imagery in PTSD...
  16. ncbi Cognitive therapy and exposure in vivo alone and in combination with fluvoxamine in obsessive-compulsive disorder: a 5-year follow-up
    Patricia van Oppen
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Valeriusplein 9, 1075 BG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:1415-22. 2005
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  17. ncbi Impediments to recovery in New Orleans' Upper and Lower Ninth Ward: one year after Hurricane Katrina
    Rebekah Green
    Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Disasters 31:311-35. 2007
    ..This paper concludes with a discussion of how pre- and post-disaster inequalities have slowed recovery in the Lower Ninth Ward and of the implications this has for post-disaster recovery planning there and elsewhere...
  18. ncbi A single session with an earthquake simulator for traumatic stress in earthquake survivors
    Metin Basoglu
    Istanbul Center for Behavior Research and Therapy
    Am J Psychiatry 160:788-90. 2003
    ..This study examined the effectiveness of a single session of earthquake simulator-assisted exposure treatment of traumatic stress in earthquake survivors...
  19. ncbi Impact of river overflowing on trace element contamination of volcanic soils in south Italy: part II. Soil biological and biochemical properties in relation to trace element speciation
    R D'Ascoli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Via Vivaldi 43, 81100 Caserta, Italy
    Environ Pollut 144:317-26. 2006
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  20. ncbi Fecal contamination of agricultural soils before and after hurricane-associated flooding in North Carolina
    Michael J Casteel
    Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 41:173-84. 2006
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  21. ncbi Dialectical behavior therapy for comorbid personality disorders
    Thomas R Lynch
    Duke University, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:154-67. 2008
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  22. ncbi A randomized controlled clinical treatment trial for World Trade Center attack-related PTSD in disaster workers
    JoAnn Difede
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:861-5. 2007
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  23. ncbi Assessing alternatives for mitigating net greenhouse gas emissions and increasing yields from rice production in China over the next twenty years
    Changsheng Li
    Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Environ Qual 35:1554-65. 2006
    ..Water management strategies appear to be the most technically promising GHG mitigation alternatives, with shallow flooding providing additional benefits of both water conservation and increased yields...
  24. ncbi The impact of rice plant roots on the reducing conditions in flooded rice soils
    Gregory Doran
    CRC for Sustainable Rice Production, Farrer Centre, School of Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Locked Bag 588, Wagga Wagga 2678, NSW, Australia
    Chemosphere 63:1892-902. 2006
    ..5 cm layer of soil was so substantial that it would mask any contribution made by rice plant roots to the overall soil redox in this root zone...
  25. ncbi Specificity of disgust sensitivity in the prediction of fear and disgust responding to a brief spider exposure
    Bunmi O Olatunji
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:328-36. 2008
    ..The implications of these findings for better understanding the complex role of fear and disgust as they related to disgust sensitivity in spider phobia are discussed...
  26. ncbi Two-year follow-up after a randomised controlled trial of self- and clinician-accompanied exposure for phobia/panic disorders
    J M Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Pusan National University College of Medicine, Pusan, Korea
    Br J Psychiatry 178:543-8. 2001
    ..A need for more treatment for their phobias was still felt by 33 patients (49%). CONCLUSIONS: Patients with phobias maintained their improvement to 2-year follow-up after the end of self-exposure therapy...
  27. ncbi Treatment of acrophobia in virtual reality: the role of immersion and presence
    Merel Krijn
    University of Amsterdam, Department of Clinical Psychology, Roetersstraat 15, Amsterdam 1018 WB, Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 42:229-39. 2004
    ..They also experienced less presence and anxiety in the virtual environment used in session one as compared to patients that completed VRET...
  28. ncbi Organic phosphorus fractions in organically amended paddy soils in continuously and intermittently flooded conditions
    Changming Yang
    Key Laboratory of Yangtze Aquatic Environment, Ministry of Education, The College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, 200092, PR China
    J Environ Qual 35:1142-50. 2006
    ..Based on soil organic P fractions and soil enzymatic and microbiological activities, continuous flooding applied to paddy soils should be avoided, especially when swine manure is incorporated into paddy soil...
  29. ncbi A field test of group based exposure therapy with 102 veterans with war-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    David J Ready
    Mental Health Service Line, VA Medical Center Atlanta, Decatur, GA 30033, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:150-7. 2008
    ..22) and self-report measures with only three dropouts...
  30. ncbi Augmentation of behavior therapy with D-cycloserine for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Sabine Wilhelm
    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:335-41; quiz 409. 2008
    ..This study examined whether d-cycloserine, a partial agonist at the N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) glutamatergic receptor, enhances the efficacy of behavior therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)...
  31. pmc Interoceptive hypersensitivity and interoceptive exposure in patients with panic disorder: specificity and effectiveness
    Kiyoe Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 6:32. 2006
    ..We examined the effectiveness of various interoceptive exposure exercises using the Body Sensations Questionnaire (BSQ) (Chambless et al., 1984)...
  32. ncbi Seasonal variation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in temperate grasslands along a wide hydrologic gradient
    Viviana Escudero
    Escuela de Agronomía, Universidad del Mar, Carmen 446, Cerro Los Placeres, Valparaiso, Chile
    Mycorrhiza 15:291-9. 2005
    ..However, spore density was significantly correlated with root colonisation 3 months before, suggesting that high colonisation in one season precedes high sporulation in the next season...
  33. ncbi Long-term effect of instream habitat-improvement structures on channel morphology along the Blackledge and Salmon rivers, Connecticut, USA
    Douglas M Thompson
    Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geophysics, Connecticut College, New London, Connecticut 06320, USA
    Environ Manage 29:250-65. 2002
    ..Based on these results, it is important for prospective designers to carefully consider the long-term impacts of instream structures when developing future channel-restoration projects...
  34. ncbi Effects of restoration and reflooding on soil denitrification in a leveed Midwestern floodplain
    Cailin H Orr
    Center for Limnology, 680 N Park Street, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Ecol Appl 17:2365-76. 2007
    ..Future floodplain restorations should be designed to test alternative methods of increasing denitrification...
  35. pmc Structure, function and floristic relationships of plant communities in stressful habitats marginal to the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest
    Fabio R Scarano
    Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, CCS, IB, Departamento de Ecologia, Caixa postal 68020, cep 21941 970, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Ann Bot 90:517-24. 2002
    ..Many exhibit crassulacean acid metabolism. Conservation initiatives must treat the Atlantic coastal vegetation as a complex rather than a rainforest alone...
  36. ncbi Insurance against climate change and flooding in the Netherlands: present, future, and comparison with other countries
    W J W Botzen
    Institute for Environmental Studies, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Risk Anal 28:413-26. 2008
    ..It is argued that social welfare improves when insurance companies take responsibility for part of the risks associated with climate change...
  37. ncbi The public health impact of hurricanes and major flooding
    James H Diaz
    School of Public Health, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, USA
    J La State Med Soc 156:145-50. 2004
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  38. ncbi Metal accumulation in earthworms inhabiting floodplain soils
    Martina G Vijver
    Institute of Ecological Science, Dept Animal Ecology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Environ Pollut 148:132-40. 2007
    ..Internal levels of most essential metals were higher in spring. In general, no clear patterns in metal uptake were found and repetition of the sampling campaign will probably yield different results...
  39. ncbi Degradation of benzo[a]pyrene in an experimentally contaminated paddy soil by vetiver grass (Vetiveria zizanioides)
    H Li
    Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 210008 Nanjing, China
    Environ Geochem Health 28:183-8. 2006
    ..Vetiver grass may promote the biodegradation of B[a]P under flooded conditions by plant roots by stimulating the microbial biomass. Microbial biomass was the main factor affecting dissipation of B[a]P under flooded conditions...
  40. ncbi Augmentation of exposure therapy with D-cycloserine for social anxiety disorder
    Stefan G Hofmann
    Department of Psychology and Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:298-304. 2006
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  41. ncbi One- vs. five-session treatment of dental phobia: a randomized controlled study
    Kristin Haukebø
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:381-90. 2008
    ..Post-treatment, the five-session group scored lower on the dental anxiety scales, but at follow-up, both groups reported the same level of dental anxiety...
  42. ncbi Flood risk acceptability and economic value of evacuation
    Guofang Zhai
    National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention NIED, 3 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Risk Anal 26:683-94. 2006
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  43. ncbi Avoidance behaviour of patients with posttraumatic stress disorder. Initial development of a questionnaire, psychometric properties and treatment sensitivity
    Agnes van Minnen
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Radboud University Nijmegen, Overwaal Center for Anxiety Disorders, Pastoor van Laakstraat 48, 6663 CB Lent, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 41:191-8. 2010
    ..Internal consistency, test-retest reliability, convergent and discriminative validity of the PABQ proved adequate. In a second study, the PABQ showed to be sensitive to change due to exposure treatment outcome (N = 26)...
  44. pmc Prolonged exposure versus dynamic therapy for adolescent PTSD: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Eva Gilboa-Schechtman
    Department of Psychology, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1034-42. 2010
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  45. ncbi Socioeconomic vulnerability and adaptation to environmental risk: a case study of climate change and flooding in Bangladesh
    Roy Brouwer
    Institute for Environmental Studies IVM, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1087, 1081 HV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Risk Anal 27:313-26. 2007
    ..We find somewhat paradoxically that the people that face the highest risk of flooding are the least well prepared, both in terms of household-level ex ante preparedness and community-level ex post flood relief...
  46. ncbi Cognitive mechanisms underlying virtual reality exposure
    Sophie Côté
    Department of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 12:121-9. 2009
    ..These innovative results provide a very detailed and organized picture of the complex cognitive mechanisms involved in therapeutic change following in virtuo exposure for arachnophobia...
  47. ncbi Anxiety sensitivity moderates the relationship of changes in physiological arousal with flight anxiety during in vivo exposure therapy
    Bert Busscher
    VALK Foundation, AC LEIDEN, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 51:98-105. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that therapy for flight phobia might benefit from addressing the physical effect of anxiety, by means of cognitive restructuring and exposure to interoceptive stimuli, particularly in aviophobics high in AS...
  48. ncbi Does the form or the amount of exposure make a difference in the cognitive-behavioral therapy treatment of social phobia?
    Francois Borgeat
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:507-13. 2009
    ..The results indicate that positive cognitive change can be achieved more rapidly with non cognitive methods while avoidance decreases more reliably with a standard approach rather than an approach with an exclusive focus on exposure...
  49. ncbi [Responses of interspecific relationships among main herbaceous plants to flooding disturbance in Songnen Plain, northeastern China]
    Zhengwen Wang
    Laboratory of Quantitative Vegetation Ecology, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 14:892-6. 2003
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  50. pmc Predicting adoption of exposure therapy in a randomized controlled dissemination trial
    Melanie S Harned
    Behavioral Tech Research, Inc, Seattle, WA, United States Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 27:754-62. 2013
    ..Overall, these results suggest that the primary barriers to the adoption of ET are therapist, not organizational or client, factors. ..
  51. ncbi Virtual reality exposure therapy for social anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Page L Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University
    J Consult Clin Psychol 81:751-60. 2013
    ..This is the first randomized trial comparing virtual reality exposure therapy to in vivo exposure for social anxiety disorder...
  52. ncbi Virtual reality exposure therapy for Vietnam veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    B O Rothbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:617-22. 2001
    ..VR exposure (VRE) is proposed as an alternative to typical imaginal exposure treatment for Vietnam combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  53. ncbi Optimal attentional focus during exposure in specific phobia: a meta-analysis
    Ioana R Podină
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Babes Bolyai University, No 37, Republicii St, 400015 Cluj Napoca, Romania Electronic address
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:1172-83. 2013
    ..Theoretical implications and future directions for research are discussed...
  54. ncbi The effectiveness of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for pathological gambling: a country-wide study
    Sonja C Pasche
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa E mail
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 25:250-6. 2013
    ..Clinicians lack adequate data on the effectiveness of treatment for pathological gambling in low- and middle-income countries...
  55. pmc Does change in distress matter? Mechanisms of change in prolonged exposure for PTSD
    Ellen J Bluett
    University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Box 351525, Seattle 98195 1525, USA Electronic address
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 45:97-104. 2014
    ..g., Craske et al., 2008). This study examined clinically reliable changes in distress, relations to broad clinical outcomes, and whether homework adherence affected this relationship...
  56. pmc Therapist and patient perspectives on cognitive-behavioral therapy for older adults with hoarding disorder: a collective case study
    Catherine R Ayers
    Research Service, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:915-21. 2012
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  57. ncbi Internet-based exposure treatment versus one-session exposure treatment of snake phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    a Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 42:284-91. 2013
    ..31 for the Internet and OST groups, respectively, at post-treatment). It is concluded that guided Internet-delivered exposure treatment is a potential treatment option in the treatment of snake phobia, but that OST probably is better. ..
  58. ncbi Cognitive behavioural therapy for Japanese children and adolescents with anxiety disorders: a pilot study
    Shin ichi Ishikawa
    Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan
    Behav Cogn Psychother 40:271-85. 2012
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  59. ncbi Narrative exposure therapy for 7- to 16-year-olds: a randomized controlled trial with traumatized refugee children
    Martina Ruf
    University of Konstanz and Vivo, Konstanz, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 23:437-45. 2010
    ..However, it also shows that it is possible to effectively treat chronic PTSD and restore functioning in traumatized refugee children in only 8 treatment sessions...
  60. ncbi Exposure therapy for PTSD delivered to veterans via telehealth: predictors of treatment completion and outcome and comparison to treatment delivered in person
    Daniel F Gros
    Mental Health Service 116, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Behav Ther 42:276-83. 2011
    ..Overall, these findings support the utility of telehealth services to provide effective, evidence-based psychotherapies...
  61. pmc Avoidant coping and treatment outcome in rape-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Amy S Leiner
    Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Decatur, Georgia, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:317-21. 2012
    ..This study investigated the impact of avoidant coping on treatment outcome in rape-related posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  62. ncbi PTSD elderly war veterans: a clinical controlled pilot study
    Pedro Gamito
    Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias, Lisbon, Portugal
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 13:43-8. 2010
    ..Far from being conclusive, this pilot study nonetheless presents some promising data on the use of VRET on old war veteran populations...
  63. pmc Post-Katrina fecal contamination in Violet Marsh near New Orleans
    John S Furey
    Environmental Laboratory, US Army Engineering Research and Development Center, 3909 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 6199, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 4:84-92. 2007
    ..The work was performed as part of the Interagency Performance Evaluation Task Force investigation into the consequences of the failures of the New Orleans levee system...
  64. ncbi Where the waters are rising: a close-up look at the low-lying Malsives, where global warming hits the seawall
    J Madeleine Nash
    Time 165:46-50. 2005
  65. ncbi Failures in cognitive-behavior therapy for children
    Yasmin Rey
    Florida International University, Miami, Florida 33199, USA
    J Clin Psychol 67:1140-50. 2011
    ..A case illustration highlights these factors, which resulted in the child not advancing positively in treatment. The article concludes with key practice recommendations...
  66. ncbi Posttraumatic stress disorder in veterans and military personnel: epidemiology, screening, and case recognition
    Margaret A Gates
    New England Research Institutes, Inc, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Psychol Serv 9:361-82. 2012
    ..Given the prevalence and potential consequences of PTSD among veterans and active duty military personnel, development and continued evaluation of effective screening methods is an important public health need...
  67. ncbi The emerging evidence for Narrative Exposure Therapy: a review
    Katy Robjant
    Traumatic Stress Service, Clinical Treatment Centre, Maudsley Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE58AZ, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:1030-9. 2010
    ..Emerging evidence suggests that NET is an effective treatment for PTSD in individuals who have been traumatised by conflict and organised violence, even in settings that remain volatile and insecure...
  68. pmc D-cycloserine effects on extinction of conditioned responses to drug-related cues
    Karyn M Myers
    Behavioral Genetics Laboratory, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 71:947-55. 2012
    ..We conclude that it is as yet unclear whether DCS-coupled CET might be a useful approach in the treatment of addiction...
  69. ncbi Development and early evaluation of the Virtual Iraq/Afghanistan exposure therapy system for combat-related PTSD
    Albert Skip Rizzo
    Institute for Creative Technologies, Department of Psychiatry and School of Gerontology, University of Southern California, Playa Vista, California 90094, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1208:114-25. 2010
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  70. ncbi Predictors of completion of exposure therapy in OEF/OIF veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Daniel F Gros
    Mental Health Service Line, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina
    Depress Anxiety 30:1107-13. 2013
    ..The present study investigated predictors of treatment completion during a standardized exposure-based psychotherapy for PTSD...
  71. pmc Obsessive compulsive personality disorder as a predictor of exposure and ritual prevention outcome for obsessive compulsive disorder
    Anthony Pinto
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, USA
    Behav Res Ther 49:453-8. 2011
    ..These findings highlight the importance of assessing OCPD and suggest a need to directly address OCPD-related traits, especially perfectionism, in the context of EX/RP to minimize their interference in outcome...
  72. ncbi A randomized placebo-controlled trial of D-cycloserine and exposure therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Brett T Litz
    National Center for PTSD, Boston, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1184-90. 2012
    ..Clinicaltrials.gov Registry #: NCT00371176; A Placebo-Controlled Trail of D-Cycloserine and Exposure Therapy for Combat-PTSD; www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?term=NCT00371176...
  73. ncbi The development of the SWEAT questionnaire: a scale measuring costs and efforts inherent to conducting exposure sessions
    Geneviève Robillard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Canada
    Stud Health Technol Inform 167:105-10. 2011
    ..Reliability analysis revealed three main factors in the construct of the SWEAT questionnaire. Results also showed that conducting exposure in VR is less of a burden and more readily adapted to the patients' needs than in vivo...
  74. pmc Treatment preference among suicidal and self-injuring women with borderline personality disorder and PTSD
    Melanie S Harned
    Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98195 5915, USA
    J Clin Psychol 69:749-61. 2013
    ..This study examined treatment preferences among suicidal and self-injuring women with borderline personality disorder (BPD) and PTSD...
  75. ncbi Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder reduces suicidal ideation
    Jaimie L Gradus
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Depress Anxiety 30:1046-53. 2013
    ....
  76. ncbi Impact of race on early treatment termination and outcomes in posttraumatic stress disorder treatment
    Kristin Lester
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:480-9. 2010
    ....
  77. pmc Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of web-based treatment for phobic outpatients on a waiting list for psychotherapy: protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Robin N Kok
    Department of Clinical Psychology and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Faculty of Psychology and Education, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081, BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:131. 2012
    ....
  78. pmc Providing a treatment rationale for PTSD: does what we say matter?
    Norah C Feeny
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 7123, USA
    Behav Res Ther 47:752-60. 2009
    ....
  79. ncbi Prolonged exposure therapy for older veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: a pilot study
    Steven R Thorp
    Center of Excellence in Stress and Mental Health, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:276-80. 2012
    ..Exposure therapy has broad empirical support for PTSD, but it has not been studied systematically in older adults, partly due to published concerns that older adults would not tolerate the treatment...
  80. ncbi [Dynamics of labeled substrate N by microorganism and soil clay immobilized and its residue fractions in typical paddy soils in Dongting Lake floodplain]
    Pei Qin Peng
    College of Resource and Environment, Central South University of Forestry and Technology, Changsha 410004, China
    Huan Jing Ke Xue 30:1139-45. 2009
    ..The combined application of chemical fertilizer and straws decreased the loss of chemical fertilizer N, increased residue of nonhydrolysable N, and decreased residue of mineral nitrogen...
  81. ncbi Relationship building and a story of hope in tsunami-ravaged Banda Aceh, Indonesia: perspective of a US Public Health Service nurse
    Lcdr Thomas Pryor
    US Public Health Service, USA
    Am J Crit Care 14:474-5. 2005
  82. ncbi Group exposure therapy treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder in female veterans
    Diane T Castillo
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Behavioral Health Care Line 116, 1501 San Pedro SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
    Mil Med 177:1486-91. 2012
    ..Establishing group delivery of exposure therapy will expand options, increase efficiency, and introduce group curative factors...
  83. ncbi Mental retrieval of treatment context in dental phobia
    Karin Elsesser
    University of Wuppertal, Germany
    Behav Cogn Psychother 41:173-87. 2013
    ..The effect of mental retrieval of an exposure session was investigated during a follow-up examination in dental phobia patients...
  84. ncbi Reducing the threat value of chronic pain: A preliminary replicated single-case study of interoceptive exposure versus distraction in six individuals with chronic back pain
    Ida K Flink
    Center for Health and Medical Psychology CHAMP, School of Law, Psychology and Social Work, Orebro University, 701 82 Orebro, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 47:721-8. 2009
    ..The study raises some important clinical and methodological issues that could inform future research in this area...
  85. pmc "How will it help me?" Reasons underlying treatment preferences between sertraline and prolonged exposure in posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jessica A Chen
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:691-7. 2013
    ..This knowledge has the potential to optimize and better personalize PTSD patient care. ..
  86. ncbi Virtual reality exposure therapy in anxiety disorders: a quantitative meta-analysis
    David Opriş
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Babes Bolyai University, Cluj Napoca, Romania
    Depress Anxiety 29:85-93. 2012
    ..Implications are discussed...
  87. pmc A formative evaluation of two evidence-based psychotherapies for PTSD in VA residential treatment programs
    Joan M Cook
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:56-63. 2013
    ..Suggestions for improving the adoption of PE and CPT are noted, including distilling manualized treatments to essential common elements...
  88. pmc Treating patients who strain the research psychotherapy paradigm
    John C Markowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:594-7. 2012
    ..Such heterogeneity of presentation may have implications for psychotherapy outcome in research trials. Despite lack of discussion in the literature, many trials may face such issues...
  89. ncbi The effect of counterconditioning on evaluative responses and harm expectancy in a fear conditioning paradigm
    An K Raes
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Behav Ther 43:757-67. 2012
    ..The present data suggest that counterconditioning procedures might be a promising approach in diminishing evaluative learning and even expectancy learning in the context of fear conditioning...
  90. ncbi The role of emotion in PTSD: two preliminary studies
    Mick J Power
    Edinburgh University, Scotland, UK
    Behav Cogn Psychother 41:162-72. 2013
    ..Two studies are presented that highlight the role of emotion in PTSD in which we examine what emotions in addition to anxiety may be present...
  91. ncbi The use of virtual reality in the study, assessment, and treatment of body image in eating disorders and nonclinical samples: a review of the literature
    Marta Ferrer-García
    Department of Personality, Assessment and Psychological Treatments, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Body Image 9:1-11. 2012
    ..This article also discusses the implications of the results obtained and proposes directions for future research...
  92. pmc Behavioral activation and therapeutic exposure: an investigation of relative symptom changes in PTSD and depression during the course of integrated behavioral activation, situational exposure, and imaginal exposure techniques
    Daniel F Gros
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Behav Modif 36:580-99. 2012
    ..Together, these findings provide preliminary support for BA-TE as a treatment for PTSD and depression, and highlight the utility of transdiagnostic treatments in addressing comorbidity and symptom overlap...
  93. ncbi A self-administered, mild form of exposure therapy for older adults
    Adriel Boals
    Department of Psychology, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:154-61. 2012
    ..This effect was stronger for events that were either more recent or had elevated initial levels of distress. These findings suggest an alternative treatment for older adults who have experienced a stressful or traumatic event...
  94. pmc Early intervention may prevent the development of posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized pilot civilian study with modified prolonged exposure
    Barbara Olasov Rothbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Biol Psychiatry 72:957-63. 2012
    ..There are no accepted interventions delivered in the immediate aftermath of trauma. This study tested an early intervention aimed at modifying the memory to prevent the development of PTSD before memory consolidation...
  95. ncbi Feelings into words: contributions of language to exposure therapy
    Katharina Kircanski
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychol Sci 23:1086-91. 2012
    ..Additionally, greater use of anxiety and fear words during exposure was associated with greater reductions in fear responding. Thus, perhaps surprisingly, affect labeling may help to regulate aspects of emotion in a clinical context...
  96. pmc Changes in facial electromyographic activity in spider-phobic girls after psychotherapy
    Verena Leutgeb
    University of Graz, Department of Clinical Psychology, Universitätsplatz 2 III, A 8010 Graz, Austria
    J Psychiatr Res 46:805-10. 2012
    ..Results emphasize the role of disgust feelings in spider-phobic children and suggest that overall disgust proneness should also be targeted in therapy...
  97. pmc A multi-site single blind clinical study to compare the effects of prolonged exposure, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing and waiting list on patients with a current diagnosis of psychosis and co morbid post traumatic stress disorder: study pro
    Paul A J M de Bont
    Mental Health Organization MHO GGZ Oost Brabant Land van Cuijk en Noord Limburg, Bilderbeekstraat 44, Boxmeer, 5831 CX, The Netherlands
    Trials 14:151. 2013
    ..Fourthly predictors, moderators, and mediators for treatment success will be explored. These include cognitions and experiences concerning treatment harm, credibility and burden in both participants and therapists...
  98. ncbi Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia as a preparatory treatment for exposure therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jenna L Baddeley
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Am J Psychother 67:203-14. 2013
    ..Findings support the safe and effective use of CBTi in patients with comorbid insomnia and PTSD to improve sleep and facilitate entry into exposure therapy for PTSD...
  99. ncbi Are exposure-based cognitive behavioral therapies safe during pregnancy?
    Joanna J Arch
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Arch Womens Ment Health 15:445-57. 2012
    ..However, we also highlight critical questions for future research to directly test the biopsychological impact of exposure-based therapies among pregnant women...
  100. ncbi Automatic mechanisms for measuring subjective unit of discomfort
    D W I Hartanto
    Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
    Stud Health Technol Inform 181:192-6. 2012
    ..Overall, dialogue dependent timing mechanism seems superior followed by the speech dependent and context independent timing mechanism...
  101. ncbi [Psychotherapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder: what is evidence based?]
    A K Külz
    Abteilung für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg, Freiburg, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:308-10, 312, 314-6, passim. 2011
    ..To date, however, no other treatment approach has proven to be effective based on randomised controlled trials...

Research Grants42

  1. RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BIO. AND PSYCH. CORRELATES OF PTSD
    Edna Foa; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The resolution of these questions has important implications for understanding the pathophysiology of PTSD, and may provide insight into the mechanisms associated with successful psychological treatment for this disorder. ..
  2. FLUOXETINE & COGNITIVE BEHAVIOR THERAPY IN SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Edna Foa; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  3. Treating Adolescents with CSA-Related PTSD
    Edna B Foa; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  4. NALTREXONE AND CBT FOR PATIENTS WITH ALCOHOLISM AND PTSD
    Edna Foa; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Therefore the findings from this study will be highly credible and should impact significantly on treatment recommendations for this impaired population. ..
  5. Emotional Mechanisms /Blood-Injection-Injury Phobia
    Olubunmi Olatunji; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research will provide an important contribution to the understanding of the emotions that mediate BII phobia, thus potentially providing a foundation for incorporating effective treatment strategies. ..
  6. REVAMP Follow-up Study Renewal
    Barbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  7. Virtuality Reality Cue Exposure for Crack Cocaine
    Barbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The long-term objectives to be achieved in Phase II include the development and testing of the treatment of crack cocaine dependence using VR cue exposure therapy in a controlled design. ..
  8. Translational Research on Extinction and PTSD
    Barbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Currently, no such interventions with proven efficacy exist. ..
  9. Cognitive Enhancer May Facilitate Behavioral Exposure
    Barbara O Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Assessment of Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drug Use
    Thomas Hildebrandt; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Neural Mechanisms of Compulsive Hoarding
    David Tolin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will use cutting-edge data analytic procedures to examine patterns of interrelated neural activation as well as the time course of activation across the decision making process. ..
  12. Combination Treatment for PTSD After the WTC Attack
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings may enhance public health through the study of maximization of treatment response for this serious and common psychiatric disorder. ..
  13. Dissemination of empirically-supported psychotherapies
    Joan Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Imaging the Serotonin System in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
    Helen Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Data from this study will advance our understanding of the brain mechanisms of OCD and help build a neurobiological foundation for the development of better treatments for this disabling condition. ..
  15. Addressing Fear of Food in Anorexia Nervosa
    Joanna Steinglass; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This grant proposes a new and innovative treatment for patients with anorexia nervosa, which if successful, will reduce this high relapse rate and could have implications for acute treatment of anorexia nervosa, as well. ..
  16. Social Anxiety Disorder and Emotion Regulation
    TODD KASHDAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings could ultimately lead to the development of more effective intervention efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Treatment Study
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Coping with the Threat of Terror
    Brett Litz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our results will provide tools to study the way people cope with unprecedented worries about future terror, which will greatly enhance the public health response to terror. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The impact of baseline functioning, including family context, and initial change over time on treatment outcome will also be systematically evaluated. ..
  20. IMPROVING THE OUTCOME OF PATIENTS WITH OCD
    Helen Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The long-term goal of this work is to improve the outcome of patients with OCD. ..
  21. Prospective MRI Study of Hippocampal Volume in PTSD-II
    ARIEH SHALEV; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Stepped Care for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
    David Tolin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..However, because of the novelty of this approach extensive protocol development and pilot research via this R34 application is needed before the program can be truly operational. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Skills Training /Exposure in Childhood Abuse PTSD
    Marylene Cloitre; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also assess the feasibility of each treatment as measured by dropout rates and the presence of adverse effects as measured by symptom worsening over the course of treatment. ..
  24. Efficacy of Written Disclosure for Trauma Survivors
    DENISE SLOAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Further, initial emotional engagement and habituation of emotion is anticipated to be significantly related to symptom improvements at follow-up for the disclosure participants. ..
  25. Prevention of PTSD by Early Treatment
    ARIEH SHALEV; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Repeated telephone evaluations will assess treatment effectiveness. The study will generate vital knowledge about the feasibility and the effectiveness of secondary prevention of PTSD in large cohorts of survivors. ..
  26. Neural circuitry of submissive behavior and treatment response in social anxiety
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. Enhancing CBT Adherence in Refractory Obsessive Compulsive Disorder with MI
    Helen Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..During Years 2 and 3, we will conduct an open trial of this EX/RP+MI intervention in 24 EX/RP-resistant OCD outpatients who had a poor response to prior EX/RP treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Emotional-Processing in Borderline Personality Disorder
    Brett Litz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Augmented Treatment of Specific Phobias in Children
    Thomas H Ollendick; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will provide valuable information about the disorder, its treatment, and the moderators of treatment outcome. This efficacy trial will lay the foundation for an effectiveness trial. ..
  30. Treatment of Late-Life Anxiety in a Primary Care Setting
    Gretchen Brenes; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. Dopamine function in social phobia & related conditions
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Better understanding of the neurocircuitry associated with GSP holds promise for improving diagnosis and treatment strategies. ..
  32. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Yale Infomatics group will provide data management services. ..
  33. Virtual Reality Treatment of PTSD and Substance Abuse
    JoAnn Difede; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This project will focus on the use of the configurable virtual reality environments in the treatment of chronic PTSD following the World Trade Center (WTC) attack of September 11, 2001. ..
  34. Behavior Therapy for Adults with Tourette Syndrome
    Sabine Wilhelm; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Informatics group at Yale University will provide data management services. ..
  35. Process as a predictor of Outcomes in CBT for Youth
    PHILIP KENDALL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is hypothesized that non-completers will have the experienced lower levels of alliance, flexibility, and involvement. ..
  36. Pharmacotherapy Relapse Prevention in Body Dysmorphic Disorder
    Sabine Wilhelm; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study will yield unique and clinically important data, and will fill gaps in knowledge about this relatively common, severe, and understudied illness. ..
  37. Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Treatment Study
    PHILIP KENDALL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  38. ONE-SESSION TREATMENT FOR SPECIFIC PHOBIAS IN CHILDREN
    Thomas Ollendick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Effectiveness studies in "real-world" clinical settings (Hoagwood, Hibbs, Brent, and Jensen, 1995) await results of this more laboratory-based controlled trial. ..
  39. CHILD AND FAMILY THERAPY FOR ANXIETY-DISORDERED YOUTH
    PHILIP KENDALL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Examinations of clinical significance, predictors of treatment outcome, and differential responsiveness to the two treatments will be conducted. ..
  40. COGNITIVE THERAPY IN OBSESSSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER
    Sabine Wilhelm; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Using a combined sample of 30 patients we will study the influence of a small number of possible predictors of posttest outcome. ..
  41. CBT Treatment Development for Body Dysmorphic Disorder
    Sabine Wilhelm; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..