group psychotherapy

Summary

Summary: A form of therapy in which two or more patients participate under the guidance of one or more psychotherapists for the purpose of treating emotional disturbances, social maladjustments, and psychotic states.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Cognitive change process during group cognitive behaviour therapy for depression
    Tian P S Oei
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Affect Disord 92:231-41. 2006
  2. ncbi Cognitive behavioural therapy group work with voice hearers. Part 2
    Terry McLeod
    Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust, University of Birmingham
    Br J Nurs 16:292-5. 2007
  3. ncbi Adjunctive psychosocial therapies for the treatment of schizophrenia
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, United States
    Schizophr Res 100:108-19. 2008
  4. ncbi Anxiety symptom focus in sessions of cognitive therapy for depression
    Carly J Gibbons
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6196, USA
    Behav Ther 39:117-25. 2008
  5. ncbi Cognitive behavioral group therapy vs phenelzine therapy for social phobia: 12-week outcome
    R G Heimberg
    Center for Stress and Anxiety Disorders, State University of New York at Albany, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:1133-41. 1998
  6. pmc Meaning-centered group psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatryand Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 19:21-8. 2010
  7. ncbi Efficacy of group psychotherapy to reduce depressive symptoms among HIV-infected individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:732-9. 2007
  8. ncbi Cognitive therapy for social phobia: individual versus group treatment
    U Stangier
    Department of Psychology, University of Frankfurt Main, Frankfurt, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 41:991-1007. 2003
  9. ncbi Effectiveness of a school-based group psychotherapy program for war-exposed adolescents: a randomized controlled trial
    Christopher M Layne
    UCLA National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, 11150 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1048-62. 2008
  10. pmc Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) for outpatients with borderline personality disorder: a randomized controlled trial and 1-year follow-up
    Nancee Blum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:468-78. 2008

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  1. ncbi Cognitive change process during group cognitive behaviour therapy for depression
    Tian P S Oei
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Affect Disord 92:231-41. 2006
    ..Specifically, the current study tested the following four competing models: the causal, consequential, fully and partially interactive cognitive models in patients with major depressive disorder...
  2. ncbi Cognitive behavioural therapy group work with voice hearers. Part 2
    Terry McLeod
    Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust, University of Birmingham
    Br J Nurs 16:292-5. 2007
    ..This second paper details the experience of the group and reports on the outcomes of the assessment measures. The study concludes that group CBT was helpful in the treatment of auditory hallucinations...
  3. ncbi Adjunctive psychosocial therapies for the treatment of schizophrenia
    Thomas L Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, United States
    Schizophr Res 100:108-19. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Anxiety symptom focus in sessions of cognitive therapy for depression
    Carly J Gibbons
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6196, USA
    Behav Ther 39:117-25. 2008
    ..Irrespective of intake anxiety level, more time and effort spent addressing anxiety in session was found to predict less improvement in both depression and anxiety symptoms over the course of treatment...
  5. ncbi Cognitive behavioral group therapy vs phenelzine therapy for social phobia: 12-week outcome
    R G Heimberg
    Center for Stress and Anxiety Disorders, State University of New York at Albany, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:1133-41. 1998
    ..This article presents results of the acute treatment phase of a 2-site study comparing cognitive behavioral group therapy (CBGT) and treatment with the monoamine oxidase inhibitor phenelzine sulfate for social phobia...
  6. pmc Meaning-centered group psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatryand Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 19:21-8. 2010
    ..to the need for short-term interventions to address spiritual well-being, we developed Meaning Centered Group Psychotherapy (MCGP) to help patients with advanced cancer sustain or enhance a sense of meaning, peace and purpose in ..
  7. ncbi Efficacy of group psychotherapy to reduce depressive symptoms among HIV-infected individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Seth Himelhoch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:732-9. 2007
    Depressed mood is highly prevalent among HIV-infected individuals. Some but not all studies have found group psychotherapy to be efficacious in this population...
  8. ncbi Cognitive therapy for social phobia: individual versus group treatment
    U Stangier
    Department of Psychology, University of Frankfurt Main, Frankfurt, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 41:991-1007. 2003
    ..The results suggest that individual cognitive therapy is a specific treatment for social phobia and that it's effectiveness may be diminished by delivery in a group format...
  9. ncbi Effectiveness of a school-based group psychotherapy program for war-exposed adolescents: a randomized controlled trial
    Christopher M Layne
    UCLA National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, 11150 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1048-62. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) for outpatients with borderline personality disorder: a randomized controlled trial and 1-year follow-up
    Nancee Blum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:468-78. 2008
    ..The authors compared STEPPS plus treatment as usual with treatment as usual alone in a randomized controlled trial...
  11. ncbi Intensive group cognitive treatment and individual cognitive therapy vs. treatment as usual in social phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    E Mörtberg
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience Section of Psychiatry, St Goran s Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 115:142-54. 2007
    ..To compare the effects of an intensive group cognitive treatment (IGCT) to individual cognitive therapy (ICT) and treatment as usual (TAU) in social phobia (DSM-IV)...
  12. ncbi Cognitive-existential group psychotherapy for women with primary breast cancer: a randomised controlled trial
    David W Kissane
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Psychooncology 12:532-46. 2003
    ..We conducted a randomised, controlled trial of cognitive-existential group therapy (CEGT) for women with early stage breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy with the aim of improving mood and mental attitude to cancer...
  13. ncbi Interviews of female patients with borderline personality disorder who dropped out of group psychotherapy
    Benjamin Hummelen
    Department for Research and Education, Psychiatric Division, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Group Psychother 57:67-91. 2007
    Premature termination from group psychotherapy continues to be a serious problem in the treatment of patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
  14. ncbi Group psychotherapy: an additional approach to burning mouth syndrome
    Ivan Dieb Miziara
    Division of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of the Faculty ofMedicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo SP Brazil
    J Psychosom Res 67:443-8. 2009
    ..Glossodynia or burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a common and poorly understood disorder. Its treatment is uncertain. Otherwise, there is some evidence of the importance of psychological factors in the genesis of this disease...
  15. pmc Group cognitive behavior therapy for Japanese patients with social anxiety disorder: preliminary outcomes and their predictors
    Junwen Chen
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 7:69. 2007
    ..The present pilot study aimed to evaluate CBT program for SAD which was originally developed for Western patients, among Japanese patients...
  16. pmc Treatment-resistant depressed patients show a good response to Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy
    M A Kenny
    The Adelaide Clinic Consuting Suites, 33 Park Terrace, Gilberton, South Australia 5081, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 45:617-25. 2007
    ..The study showed that it was acceptable to these patients and resulted in an improvement in depression scores (pre-post Effect Size=1.04), with a significant proportion of patients returning to normal or near-normal levels of mood...
  17. ncbi Group psychotherapy for adolescent survivors of homicide victims: a pilot study
    A Salloum
    Project LAST, Childrens Bureau of New Orleans, Inc. Baw Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1261-7. 2001
    ..Although validity is limited by the lack of a comparison group, the authors suggest that such a brief trauma/grief psychotherapy group may be applicable for suburban and rural adolescent survivors of homicide victims as well. ...
  18. ncbi Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for residual depressive symptoms
    Tara Kingston
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research, Cluain Mhuire Family Centre, Dublin, Ireland
    Psychol Psychother 80:193-203. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of MBCT in reducing residual depressive symptoms in psychiatric outpatients with recurrent depression, and to particularly explore the effects of mindfulness techniques on rumination...
  19. ncbi Group psychotherapy and people with dementia
    R Cheston
    Bath University, UK
    Aging Ment Health 7:452-61. 2003
    ..Although not all people with dementia would be suitable for group psychotherapy, nevertheless this research provides some of the first clear evidence that group psychotherapy may have a ..
  20. ncbi Client perception of therapeutic factors in group psychotherapy and growth groups: an empirically-based hierarchical model
    Paul Dierick
    Psychiatric Center Sint Norbertushuis at Duffel, Belgium
    Int J Group Psychother 58:203-30. 2008
    ..Validity for these therapeutic factors was found in their grounded content, statistically analyzed constructs, importance ratings, and correlations to intermediate outcome measures...
  21. ncbi Predictors of change during long-term analytic group psychotherapy
    Steinar Lorentzen
    Psychiatric Institute, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Psychother Psychosom 73:25-35. 2004
    ..Therefore, we wanted to study predictors of outcome in an observational study of 69 out-patients treated in long-term, analytic group therapy (mean = 32.5 months)...
  22. ncbi Prospective randomized study of individual and group psychotherapy versus controls in recipients of renal transplants
    Lyndsay S Baines
    University of Glasgow, UK
    Kidney Int 65:1937-42. 2004
    ..In general, group psychotherapy has been shown to be more cost effective than individual therapy...
  23. ncbi Best practices: increased attendance in inpatient group psychotherapy improves patient outcomes
    Andrew C Page
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Psychiatr Serv 60:426-8. 2009
    This column describes an initiative that promoted increased attendance in group psychotherapy and its effect on patient outcomes...
  24. ncbi Outpatient group psychotherapy following day treatment for patients with personality disorders
    Theresa Wilberg
    Department for Personality Disorders, Drug Addiction, and Liaison Psychiatry, Psychiatric Division, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    J Pers Disord 17:510-21. 2003
    ..Implications for further treatment development are discussed...
  25. ncbi A schema-focused approach to group psychotherapy for outpatients with borderline personality disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Joan M Farrell
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Center for Borderline Personality Disorder Treatment and Research, Larue D Carter Memorial Hospital, Indianapolis, IN 46222, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:317-28. 2009
    ..At the end of treatment, 94% of SFT-TAU compared to 16% of TAU no longer met BPD diagnosis criteria (p<.001). This study supports group SFT as an effective treatment for BPD that leads to recovery and improved overall functioning...
  26. ncbi Spirituality and meaning in supportive care: spirituality- and meaning-centered group psychotherapy interventions in advanced cancer
    William Breitbart
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, Box 421, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Support Care Cancer 10:272-80. 2002
    ..Finally, a review of existing psychotherapeutic interventions for spiritual suffering are reviewed and a novel meaning-centered group psychotherapy for advanced cancer patients is described.
  27. ncbi The group psychotherapy and home-based physical exercise (group-hope) trial in cancer survivors: physical fitness and quality of life outcomes
    Kerry S Courneya
    Faculty of Physical Education, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada T6G 2H9
    Psychooncology 12:357-74. 2003
    ..trial to determine if exercise could improve QOL in cancer survivors beyond the known benefits of group psychotherapy (GP)...
  28. ncbi Is therapist alliance or whole group cohesion more influential in group psychotherapy outcomes?
    Trevor P Crowe
    Illawarra Institute for Mental Health and School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 15:239-46. 2008
    ..Scale for Group) and group climate (Group Climate Questionnaire) to predict outcome in a 16-session dynamic group psychotherapy for adults with major depression...
  29. pmc Long-term dynamic-oriented group psychotherapy of posttraumatic stress disorder in war veterans: prospective study of five-year treatment
    Dolores Britvić
    Department of Psychiatry, Split University Hospital and School of Medicine, Split, Croatia
    Croat Med J 47:76-84. 2006
    To assess the effectiveness of the long-term group psychotherapy in the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in war veterans on the basis of clinical picture of PTSD, associated neurotic symptoms, and adopted models of ..
  30. ncbi Structured group psychotherapy in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: results of an open multicentre study
    Alexandra Philipsen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Freiburg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:1013-9. 2007
    ..In this multicenter study, the therapy program showed therapist-independent effects and seemed to be disorder-specific. This warrants the effort of organizing further controlled studies...
  31. ncbi Reducing fear of falling and avoidance of activity in elderly persons: the development of a Dutch version of an American intervention
    G A Rixt Zijlstra
    Maastricht University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, Universiteitssingel 40, 6229 ER Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 62:220-7. 2006
    ..Adaptation of this cognitive behavioural group intervention, to reduce fear of falling and avoidance of activity in older persons, was required before evaluation in a different setting...
  32. pmc Evaluating an intervention to reduce fear of falling and associated activity restriction in elderly persons: design of a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN43792817]
    Gar Zijlstra
    Universiteit Maastricht, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, P, O, Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 5:26. 2005
    ..This paper presents the design of a trial evaluating a cognitive behavioural group intervention to reduce fear of falling and associated activity restriction in older persons living in the community...
  33. pmc Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) in bipolar disorder: preliminary evaluation of immediate effects on between-episode functioning
    J M G Williams
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Warneford Lane, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    J Affect Disord 107:275-9. 2008
    ..This study aimed to explore the feasibility and potential benefits of a new psychological treatment (Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy: MBCT) for people with bipolar disorder focusing on between-episode anxiety and depressive symptoms...
  34. ncbi One-year follow-up of pharmacotherapy-resistant patients with panic disorder treated with cognitive-behavior therapy: Outcome and predictors of remission
    Elizeth Heldt
    Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, RS and Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Behav Res Ther 44:657-65. 2006
    ..Negative predictors of remission status included comorbid dysthymia, social phobia, and generalized anxiety disorder. These results provide additional evidence for the efficacy of CBT for medication non-responders with PD...
  35. ncbi Medically unexplained physical symptoms: the feasibility of group cognitive-behavioural therapy in primary care
    I A Arnold
    Department of General Practice and Nursing Home, Leiden University Medical Center, P O Box 2088, Leiden 23101 CB, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 57:517-20. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the number of patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS) that could be eligible for group cognitive-behavioural treatment (CBT) and to assess the acceptability of this treatment...
  36. ncbi Randomized trial of lifestyle modification and pharmacotherapy for obesity
    Thomas A Wadden
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2111-20. 2005
    ..This practice is likely to limit therapeutic benefits...
  37. pmc Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy: further issues in current evidence and future research
    J Mark G Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:524-9. 2008
    ..T. Beck, C. H. Ward, M. Mendelson, J. Mock, & J. Erbaugh, 1961) after treatment...
  38. ncbi Improving the quality and quantity of life among patients with cancer: a review of the effectiveness of group psychotherapy
    J Blake-Mortimer
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University of Medicine, California 94305 5718, USA
    Eur J Cancer 35:1581-6. 1999
    ..Fortunately, there is empirical evidence suggesting that group psychotherapy is effective at ameliorating psychological distress and in some cases improving survival...
  39. ncbi [Efficacy of group therapy of alcoholics. Results of a controlled clinical trial]
    M Monras
    Unidad de Alcohología de la Generalitat de Catalunya, Hospital Clinico de Barcelona
    Med Clin (Barc) 115:126-31. 2000
    ..Group therapy is widely used in psychiatry and psychology, specially in the treatment of alcoholism. Nevertheless, scientific evidence of its efficacy is scarce, and professionals tend very often to doubt about its usefulness...
  40. ncbi [Effectiveness of a group therapy intervention to quit smoking. Randomized clinical trial]
    Francisco Camarelles
    Centro de Salud General Moscardó, INSALUD Area V, Madrid, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 119:53-7. 2002
    ..Nevertheless, its effectiveness for smoking cessation remains to be established. Our objective was to evaluate the relative effectiveness of a group intervention versus an individual intervention for smoking cessation...
  41. pmc Adding group psychotherapy to medication treatment in dysthymia: a randomized prospective pilot study
    D J Hellerstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, USA
    J Psychother Pract Res 10:93-103. 2001
    ..randomly assigned to receive either continued medication only or medication plus 16 sessions of manualized group psychotherapy. Results provide preliminary evidence that group therapy may provide additional benefit to medication-..
  42. ncbi Effectiveness of a short-term group psychotherapy program on endocrine and immune function in breast cancer patients: an exploratory study
    G van der Pompe
    Helen Dowling Institute for Biopsychosocial Medicine, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 42:453-66. 1997
    ..lymph nodes or distant metastases were randomly assigned to either a 13-week experiential-existential group psychotherapy (EEGP) program or a waiting list control (WLC) condition...
  43. ncbi Exploring the benefits of group psychotherapy in reducing alexithymia in coronary heart disease patients: a preliminary study
    M Beresnevaite
    Laboratory of Cardiological Rehabilitation, Institute of Cardiology, Kaunas Medical University, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Psychother Psychosom 69:117-22. 2000
    ..Although there is preliminary evidence that alexithymia may influence the course of coronary heart disease (CHD), there are no studies exploring attempts to modify alexithymic characteristics in cardiac patients...
  44. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of group psychotherapy for depression in Uganda
    Dan Siskind
    Program in Health Decision Science, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 718 Huntington Ave, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 11:127-33. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi [Smoking cessation after 12 months follow-up at a smoking cessation unit]
    José Francisco Pascual-Lledó
    Unidad de Neumología, Hospital La Inmaculada, Huercal Overa, Almeria, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 126:601-6. 2006
    ..To assess the cessation and relapse rates of smoking, and analyze the associated variables in a 12-month follow-up study at a smoking cessation unit...
  46. ncbi Group cognitive behavioral therapy for bipolar disorder: a feasibility and effectiveness study
    I Patelis-Siotis
    Hamilton Psychiatric Hospital, Mood Disorders Program, 100 West 5th St, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3K7, Canada
    J Affect Disord 65:145-53. 2001
    ..Despite the fact that mood symptoms were controlled at entry into the study, psychosocial functioning increased significantly at the end of treatment. Adjunctive CBT should be further investigated in this population...
  47. ncbi Predictors of change after long-term analytic group psychotherapy
    Steinar Lorentzen
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Oslo, Aker University Hospital, Sognsvannsveien 21, N 032 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Psychol 61:1541-53. 2005
    In a study of long-term (mean=32.5 months) analytic group psychotherapy we explored the relationships among six predictors shown to influence outcome in short-term group studies and five outcome variables (Global Assessment of ..
  48. ncbi Comparative outcomes for individual cognitive-behavior therapy, supportive-expressive group psychotherapy, and sertraline for the treatment of depression in multiple sclerosis
    D C Mohr
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Fancisco, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:942-9. 2001
    ..Reasons for this inconsistency are discussed. These findings suggest that CBT or sertraline is more likely to be effective in treating MDD in MS compared with supportive group treatments...
  49. ncbi Development of a music group psychotherapy intervention for the primary prevention of adjustment difficulties in Korean adolescent girls
    Sunah Kim
    Yonsei University College of Nursing in Seoul, Korea
    J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs 19:103-11. 2006
    ..Traditionally, adolescent mental health in Korea has not been a prime focus for educators, health workers, and politicians, yet a majority of sampled adolescents report interpersonal sensitivity (Kim, 2003)...
  50. ncbi Patient personality and time-limited group psychotherapy for complicated grief
    W E Piper
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
    Int J Group Psychother 51:525-52. 2001
    ..High-PM patients improved more in both therapies. For general symptoms, clinical significance favored interpretive therapy over supportive therapy. Clinical implications concerning patient-treatment matching are discussed...
  51. ncbi Effectiveness of group psychotherapy compared to social support groups in patients with primary, non-metastatic breast cancer
    Petra J Vos
    Helen Dowling Institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Psychosoc Oncol 25:37-60. 2007
    The aim of the present study is to compare the effectiveness of experiential-existential group psychotherapy with a social support group for women with a primary breast cancer on psychosocial adjustment...
  52. ncbi Clinical utility of the combination of cognitive-behavioral techniques with nicotine patches as a smoking-cessation treatment: five-year results of the "Ex-Moker" program
    María Paz García-Vera
    Departamento de Personalidad, Evaluación y Psicología Clínica, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Campus de Somosaguas, 28223 Madrid, Spain
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:325-33. 2004
    ..It is suggested that results in clinical practice seem to be as good as those obtained in efficacy studies...
  53. ncbi Effects of individual cohesion and patient interpersonal style on outcome in psychodynamically oriented inpatient group psychotherapy
    Ulrike Dinger
    Clinic for Psychosomatic and General Clinical Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychother Res 20:22-9. 2010
    ..The findings highlight the therapeutic importance of group therapy and point to the differential influence of individually experienced group cohesion...
  54. ncbi Two-year outcome of social skills training and group psychotherapy for outpatients with schizophrenia
    S R Marder
    West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 153:1585-92. 1996
    ....
  55. ncbi Empirically supported treatments or type I errors? Problems with the analysis of data from group-administered treatments
    Scott A Baldwin
    Department of Psychology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:924-35. 2005
    ..Of the 33 studies, 6-19 studies no longer had any significant results after correction. The authors end by providing recommendations for researchers planning group-administered treatment research...
  56. ncbi Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder in postwar Kosovo high school students using mind-body skills groups: a pilot study
    James S Gordon
    Center for Mind Body Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia 20015, USA
    J Trauma Stress 17:143-7. 2004
    ..These data indicate that mind-body skills groups were effective in reducing posttraumatic stress symptoms in war-traumatized high school students...
  57. ncbi Quality of life and treatment outcome in panic disorder: cognitive behavior group therapy effects in patients refractory to medication treatment
    Elizeth Heldt
    Program of Anxiety Disorders, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Psychother Psychosom 75:183-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the impact of brief cognitive behavior group therapy (CBGT) for panic disorder on QoL and to identify the clinical features associated with these changes...
  58. ncbi Pre-existing antidepressants and the outcome of group cognitive behaviour therapy for social phobia
    Stephanie Rosser
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety Disorders, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:233-9. 2004
    ..This is a naturalistic treatment outcome study investigating the impact of pre-existing antidepressant use on the effectiveness of group cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) for social phobia...
  59. pmc Is group psychotherapy feasible for oncology outpatients attenders selected on the basis of psychological morbidity?
    M F Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital and Medical School, London, UK
    Br J Cancer 62:624-6. 1990
    ..We felt that this warranted an offer of group psychotherapy in the belief that sharing issues and exploring personal concerns may alleviate some of the experienced ..
  60. ncbi Supportive-expressive group psychotherapy for persons with inflammatory bowel disease
    R G Maunder
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 46:622-6. 2001
    Supportive-expressive (SE) group psychotherapy is designed to be applicable to medically ill populations. In this open trial, SE therapy was adapted for use in treating inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
  61. ncbi What is the place of psychological treatments in mood disorders?
    Gordon Parker
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Black Dog Institute
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 10:137-45. 2007
    ....
  62. pmc Adjunctive psychotherapy for bipolar disorder: state of the evidence
    David J Miklowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1408-19. 2008
    ..This article reviews randomized trials of adjunctive psychotherapy for bipolar disorder...
  63. ncbi [Intensive outpatient group treatment for adolescents with eating disorders]
    Petra Michler
    Klinik für Kinder und Jugendsychistrie Psychotherapie, Univeristätsstr, Regensburg
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 56:19-39. 2007
    ..Duration of therapy is between four months and one year, longer only in complex cases. Parallel to the parent/patient cooperation a parental psycho-educative group is available...
  64. ncbi Attachment theory and multiple integrated treatments of borderline patients
    Giovanni Liotti
    ARPAS Association for the Research on the Psychopathology of the Attachment System, Roma, Italy
    J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 36:295-315. 2008
    ..This widespread type of clinical practice is not supported, however, by a unifying theoretical model explaining the specific effects of a multiple therapist, multi-setting approach in treating BPD...
  65. ncbi A meta-analysis of relapse rates with adjunctive psychological therapies compared to usual psychiatric treatment for bipolar disorders
    Jan Scott
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, UK, and Stanley Center for Bipolar Disorders, Hospital Clinic University of Barcelona, IDIBAPS, Spain
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 10:123-9. 2007
    ....
  66. ncbi Characterization and treatment response of anxious children with asthma
    Tripti Papneja
    University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 51:393-6. 2006
    ..To compare children with Axis I anxiety disorders and asthma with a matched group of anxious children without asthma on questionnaire measures and response to cognitive-behavioural treatment (CBT) for anxiety...
  67. ncbi Cognitive behavioral stress management effects on mood, social support, and a marker of antiviral immunity are maintained up to 1 year in HIV-infected gay men
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Int J Behav Med 12:218-26. 2005
    ..Data indicate that HIV-infected men participating in a CBSM intervention maintain better psychosocial status and immunologic control of latent EBV infection up to 1 year after its conclusion...
  68. ncbi Individual versus group family-focused cognitive-behaviour therapy for childhood anxiety: pilot randomized controlled trial
    Jules de Groot
    Department of Psychology, University of Queensland, Kids in Mind Research, Mater Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:990-7. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the relative effectiveness of group and individual formats of a family-focused cognitive-behavioural intervention, for the treatment of childhood anxiety disorders...
  69. ncbi Multi-family treatment for patients with persistent auditory hallucinations and their relatives: a pilot study
    J A Jenner
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 113:154-8. 2006
    ..To test feasibility and effectiveness of multi-family treatment (MFT) for patients with persistent auditory hallucinations...
  70. ncbi Efficacy of three treatment protocols for adolescents with social anxiety disorder: a 5-year follow-up assessment
    Luis Joaquín Garcia-Lopez
    Department of Psychology, Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Jaen, Spain
    J Anxiety Disord 20:175-91. 2006
    ..Either the CBGT-A, SET-Asv and IAFS can provide lasting effects to the majority of adolescents with social anxiety. Issues that may contribute to future research and clinical implications are discussed...
  71. ncbi Defense mechanisms after brief cognitive-behavior group therapy for panic disorder: one-year follow-up
    Elizeth Heldt
    Anxiety Disorders Program, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:540-3. 2007
    ..359; p = 0.047). These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that defense styles are malleable in short-term treatment and are, at least partially, symptom-state dependent...
  72. ncbi Meaning-making and psychological adjustment to cancer: development of an intervention and pilot results
    Virgina Lee
    School of Nursing, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:291-302. 2006
    ..To develop an intervention that uniquely addresses the existential impact of cancer through meaning-making coping strategies and to explore the intervention's impact on psychological adjustment...
  73. ncbi [Treatment of social phobia in childhood and adolescence]
    Siebke Melfsen
    Psychologisches Institut der Universität Frankfurt
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 34:203-12; quiz 213-4. 2006
    ..The following article investigates the extent to which the current status of cognitive behavioral research on the treatment of socially phobic children and adolescents is reflected by the currently used guidelines for psychotherapy...
  74. ncbi Predictors of long-term benzodiazepine abstinence in participants of a randomized controlled benzodiazepine withdrawal program
    Richard C Oude Voshaar
    Department of Psychiatry, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Can J Psychiatry 51:445-52. 2006
    ..To identify predictors of resumed benzodiazepine use after participation in a benzodiazepine discontinuation trial...
  75. ncbi Including integrated psychological treatment as part of standard medical therapy for patients with schizophrenia: clinical outcomes
    Catherine Briand
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin of Hôpital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:463-70. 2006
    ..Our experience in nine clinical settings suggests that IPT can successfully be included as part of standard medical therapy in the rehabilitation of patients with schizophrenia...
  76. ncbi Prevention of depression in subclinically depressed adults: follow-up effects on the 'Coping with Depression' course
    E Allart-van Dam
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Personality Psychology, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 97:219-28. 2007
    ..This paper describes the effect of the CWD course on the incidence of depressive episodes and depressive symptoms, and explores whether the initial level of symptoms and gender has differential intervention effects...
  77. ncbi Best practices: The development of the Social Cognition and Interaction Training program for schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    David L Penn
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Davie Hall, CB 3270, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:449-51. 2007
    ..Although research is still in the early phases, SCIT is a potential best practice...
  78. ncbi A randomized, controlled trial of cognitive behavioral social skills training for middle-aged and older outpatients with chronic schizophrenia
    Eric Granholm
    Department of Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System 116B, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:520-9. 2005
    ..The authors compared treatment as usual with the combination of treatment as usual plus cognitive behavioral social skills training...
  79. ncbi Sociometric effects on rejection of children in grade 2 given a multifocal intervention involving teachers, parents, and children in one Brazilian school
    Márcia Helena da Silva Melo
    Clinical Psychology Department, University of Sao Paulo
    Psychol Rep 101:1162-72. 2007
    ..The nonreferred group postprogram showed no significant change on rejection, however, referred treated groups showed a higher percentage of popular children whereas the control group showed a higher percentage of rejected children...
  80. ncbi Empirically supported psychological interventions for social phobia in adults: a qualitative review of randomized controlled trials
    K Ponniah
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York and Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Psychol Med 38:3-14. 2008
    ..Social phobia is a chronic disorder that results in substantial impairment. We conducted a qualitative review of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of psychological interventions for social phobia...
  81. ncbi Trauma healing via cognitive behavior therapy in chronically hospitalized patients
    Brian Trappler
    SUNY Downstate, Kingsboro Psychiatric Center, Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Psychiatr Q 78:317-25. 2007
    ..This study examines the effect of Skill Training In Affect Regulation (STAIR) on a cohort of 24 inpatients with Schizophrenia with histories of significant trauma and Complex PTSD...
  82. ncbi A randomized, controlled proof-of-concept trial of an Internet-based, therapist-assisted self-management treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Brett T Litz
    National Center for PTSD Boston VA Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, 150 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 01230, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1676-83. 2007
    ....
  83. pmc Sensitization of catastrophic cognition in cognitive-behavioral therapy for panic disorder
    Yumiko Noda
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya 467 8601, Japan
    BMC Psychiatry 7:70. 2007
    ....
  84. ncbi Adaptation of dialectical behavior therapy skills training group for treatment-resistant depression
    Rebecca Harley
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:136-43. 2008
    ..Effect sizes were large for both measures of depression (Cohen's d = 1.45 for Hamilton rating scale for depression and 1.31 for Beck depression inventory), suggesting that larger scale trials are warranted...
  85. ncbi Metacognitive interpersonal therapy in a case of obsessive-compulsive and avoidant personality disorders
    Donatella Fiore
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 64:168-80. 2008
    ..We show how treatment focused on the various dysfunctional personality aspects...
  86. pmc Neuropsychological predictors of functional outcome in Cognitive Behavioral Social Skills Training for older people with schizophrenia
    Eric Granholm
    Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA 92161, United States
    Schizophr Res 100:133-43. 2008
    ....
  87. pmc Use of skills learned in CBT for fear of flying: managing flying anxiety after September 11th
    Simon Kim
    Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:301-9. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that use of skills taught in CBT treatment is associated with reduced flying anxiety in the face of a fear-relevant event and over the long term...
  88. doi Augmenting psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder: the STEPPS program
    Kenneth R Silk
    Am J Psychiatry 165:413-5. 2008
  89. ncbi A review of evidence-based psychosocial interventions for bipolar disorder
    David J Miklowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:28-33. 2006
    ..This article discusses each of these interventions and summarizes the evidence for their efficacy in randomized trials. Recommendations for implementing psychosocial interventions in clinical practice are also given...
  90. ncbi Social anxiety disorder treatments: psychosocial therapies
    Edna B Foa
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:27-30. 2006
    ..Finally, the article discusses comorbidity of depression and SAD and its implications for cognitive-behavioral therapy...
  91. ncbi Predictors of early therapeutic alliance among adolescents in Substance abuse treatment
    Bryan R Garner
    Chestnut Health Systems, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 40:55-65. 2008
    ....
  92. ncbi [Influence of psychological therapy on duration of survival in patients with metastatic cancer]
    Maria J Siemińska
    Samodzielna Pracownia Psychologii i Socjologii Lekarskiej Pomorskiej Akademii Medycznej ul Rybacka 1, 70 204 Szczecin
    Ann Acad Med Stetin 52:111-8. 2006
    ..Psychological therapy should be based on an individual plan for living with cancer. Novel qualitative research and therapeutic methods need to be developed...
  93. ncbi How stress management improves quality of life after treatment for breast cancer
    Michael H Antoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33146, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:1143-52. 2006
    ..Thus, this intervention had beneficial effects on diverse aspects of quality of life after treatment for breast cancer, which appear linked to a specific stress management skill taught in the intervention...
  94. ncbi Cognitive-behavioural group intervention for PTSD symptoms in children following the Athens 1999 earthquake: a pilot study
    Ioanna Giannopoulou
    NHS Community Mental Health Centre, Peristeri, Greece and Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 11:543-53. 2006
    ..Despite several limitations to this study, short-term group CBT (cognitive-behavioural therapy) was found to be a useful treatment approach, which can be offered in clinical settings, particularly if resources are limited...
  95. pmc Additional treatment services in a cocaine treatment study: level of services obtained and impact on outcome
    Matthew Worley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Addict 17:209-17. 2008
    ..The results suggest that during uncontrolled follow-up phases, additional non-protocol services may potentially confound the interpretation of treatment group comparisons in drug use outcomes...
  96. ncbi Evidence-based psychosocial treatments for adolescent substance abuse
    Holly Barrett Waldron
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:238-61. 2008
    ..However, a number of other models are probably efficacious, and none of the treatment approaches appeared to be clearly superior to any others in terms of treatment effectiveness for adolescent substance abuse...
  97. ncbi More than just a place to talk: young people's experiences of group psychological therapy as an early intervention for auditory hallucinations
    Elizabeth Newton
    University College, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 80:127-49. 2007
    ..The aim of the current study is to explore the experience of group-CBT amongst a group of young people experiencing distressing auditory hallucinations...
  98. ncbi Cognitive behavioural therapy group work with voice hearers. Part 1
    Terry McLeod
    Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust University of Birmingham
    Br J Nurs 16:248-52. 2007
    ..This study suggests that group cognitive behavioural therapy was helpful in the treatment of auditory hallucinations...
  99. ncbi The efficacy of various modalities of psychotherapy for personality disorders: a systematic review of the evidence and clinical recommendations
    Roel Verheul
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:25-38. 2007
    ..e., group psychotherapy, out-patient individual psychotherapy, day hospital psychotherapy, and in-patient psychotherapy...
  100. ncbi Treatment of cognitive dysfunction in psychiatric disorders
    Alice Medalia
    Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 10:17-25. 2004
    ..The evidence for efficacy is reviewed and recommendations are made for ways to begin addressing cognitive impairment in mainstream psychiatric practice...
  101. ncbi Network therapy for cocaine abuse: use of family and peer supports
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York City, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Addict 11:161-6. 2002
    ..Results suggest the utility of Network Therapy, even in the hands of relatively naive therapists...

Research Grants68

  1. PHARMACOTHERAPY OF METHAMPHETAMINE DEPENDENCE
    Steven Batki; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In those subjects who participate in both phases of the project, the severity of cue reactivity in Phase 2 will be correlated with amount of outpatient methamphetamine use as measured in Phase1. ..
  2. GROUP INTERVENTIONS TO PREVENT HIV IN HIGH RISK WOMEN
    David Spiegel; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will examine three mediators of treatment effectiveness, including: 1) trauma reactive and resilient beliefs about self and the world; 2) differentiation and integration of self; and 3) interpersonal relations. ..
  3. FAMILY PSYCHOEDUCATION: EFFICACY IN CHILD MOOD DISORDERS
    Mary Fristad; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Density and Veteran Cigarette Smokers
    Arthur Brody; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..before to after quitting smoking (with combination treatment with the nicotine patch, cognitive behavioral group psychotherapy, and contingency management) than non-menthol cigarette smokers, 3) menthol cigarette smokers who quit ..
  5. Brain Nicotine Receptor Density &Response to Nicotine Patch
    Arthur Brody; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., bupropion HCl and group psychotherapy). The proposed study builds upon several ongoing lines of research...
  6. Project LOVE: Preventing Adolescent Dating Violence among Rural African Americans
    Dionne Smith Coker-Appiah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  7. OEF/OIF Veterans with PTSD in Mental Health Residential Treatment Programs
    Eric Slade; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  8. Improving substance abuse counseling adherence using web-based videoconferencing
    Van L King; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It has outstanding potential to help determine transportability of this technology to other treatment programs by demonstrating the benefits of integration of web-based therapy with on-site services to expand the continuum of care. ..
  9. Portable Mantram Meditation for Veterans with Military Related PTSD
    Jill E Bormann; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Secondary outcomes will include measures of psychological distress (depression, insomnia, anger) and quality of life and spiritual wellbeing. ..
  10. A Multisite Randomized Controlled Trial of Mindfulness Meditation Therapy for PTS
    Mark B Hamner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Clinical trials of psychotherapeutic treatments for PTSD, particularly MBSR, are needed to fill the gap in knowledge and expand the evidence based treatment alternatives for veterans with PTSD. ..
  11. Intensive Models of HCV Care for Injection Drug Users
    ALAIN LITWIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Developing an intervention to promote API women's sexual and mental health
    Hyeouk Chris Hahm; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The 10-week intervention will be given group psychotherapy along with secure daily mobile text messages ("AWARE Stories")...
  13. Behavioral Couples Group Therapy for Alcoholic Patients: Clinical Cost Outcomes
    TIMOTHY JAMES O'FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Given the likely differences in cost of treatment delivery between the 2 interventions, we will also examine the comparative cost- benefit and cost-effectiveness of the 2 intervention packages. ..
  14. Healthy Options: Group psychotherapy for HIV-positive depressed perinatal women
    Mary Catherine Smith Fawzi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  15. Meditation Interventions for Treatment of PTSD in Veterans
    Kelvin O Lim; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Exploratory Aims: 1. To evaluate rates of drop-out, compliance, and consumer satisfaction with MBSR. 2. To evaluate acceptability and outcomes of treatment with veterans with mild traumatic brain injuries. ..
  16. Implementing DRISHTI: Reducing HIV risk among high risk women with depression
    Toorjo Ghose; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..DRISHTI combines proven peer-support processes among sex workers with a cognitive behavioral group therapy modality to address depression and HIV risk in this population. ..
  17. Mentoring in Drug Abuse and Dual Diagnosis Research
    Roger D Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  18. Testing CBT models and change mechanisms for Alcohol Dependent Women
    ELIZABETH ELLEN EPSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. 2011 International Conference on Health Policy Statistics (ICHPS): Advancing Met
    KEITH N CRANK; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  20. A trial of Positively Smoke Free group therapy for HIV-infected smokers
    Jonathan Shuter; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Finally, the cost analyses will provide critical information abut the feasibility of program dissemination and implementation. ..
  21. Integrated CBT for Co-Occurring PTSD and Substance Use Disorders
    Mark P McGovern; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  22. Developing an Emotion Regulation Group Therapy for Self-Harm Among Women with BPD
    Kim L Gratz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  23. Intensive Outpatient Protocol for High Risk Suicidal Teens
    ANTHONY NMN SPIRITO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This application's clinical significance lies in its addresing a critical barrier to the field: how to best treat the most high risk, depressed and suicidal adolescents. ..
  24. Toolkits-Will Implementing an Evidence-Based Curriculum Improve Group Counseling?
    Adam C Brooks; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. Group CBT for Chronic PTSD: RCT with Veterans
    WILLIAM STEPHAN UNGER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed research will take the next step in the literature on group psychotherapy for PTSD by examining a group cognitive behavioral treatment (GCBT) program with promising pilot data...
  26. Practice Based Evidence: Enhancing the Evidence Base for Adolescent Depression
    SARAH K BEARMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..health professionals to develop an observational coding method to characterize school-based usual care group psychotherapy for adolescent depression, b) develop a databse of strategies used by usual care providers to increase ..
  27. Practice Based Evidence: Enhancing the Evidence Base for Adolescent Depression
    SARAH K BEARMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..health professionals to develop an observational coding method to characterize school-based usual care group psychotherapy for adolescent depression, b) develop a database of strategies used by usual care providers to increase ..
  28. A Pilot of Customized Continuous Care Management of Obesity in Pre-Diabetics
    Jun Ma; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  29. Hierarchical Modeling of Alcohol Treatment Outcomes of Group Therapy
    Susan M Paddock; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Motivated by the ubiquity of group therapy for treating AOD disorders, this project develops a statistical approach that can be used to test the effectiveness of AOD group therapies in a variety of realistic settings. ..
  30. Continuing the Research and Development of Parent Treatment for Child Social
    Amanda Harrell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..mental health service sector for children, and will also ensure extensive, large-scale testing of this product to address key research questions that are imperative for achieving both scientific and commercial goals ..
  31. Randomized Controlled Trial of Treatment for Internalized Stigma in Schizophrenia
    Philip T Yanos; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The intervention can have important implications for enhancing usual care services to reduce disability for people with schizophrenia, and therefore has potentially important implications for improving the public health. ..
  32. OUTPATIENT AVERSION THERAPY FOR COCAINE ABUSE
    RALPH ELKINS; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Dependent variables include abstinence performance, drug usage and multiple indices of adjustment. ..
  33. Cognitive Therapy via CD ROM for Binge Eating Disorder
    Cynthia Bulik; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Change Talk in a Group Setting with At-Risk Adolescents
    ELIZABETH J D'AMICO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our findings will aid understanding of procedures to improve group therapy for at-risk adolescents with AOD problems. ..
  35. Efficacy of Group Treatment for Hispanic Adolescents
    JASON JESS BURROW-SANCHEZ; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed research will provide needed information in this area by testing a culturally adapted substance abuse group treatment for Hispanic adolescents. ..
  36. A CBT-Based Text Messaging Intervention for Methamphetamine Dependence
    Gantt P Galloway; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It will be readily extensible, both to MA users who cannot attend formal treatment, and also to individuals dependent on other drugs. ..
  37. The Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder
    James Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..partially through videotapes and partially with therapist leadership; 5) a traditional therapist-led group psychotherapy, and 6) a wait list control to control for the effects of time and the non-specific effects of being ..
  38. The Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder
    Scott Crow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..partially through videotapes and partially with therapist leadership; 5) a traditional therapist-led group psychotherapy, and 6) a wait list control to control for the effects of time and the non-specific effects of being ..
  39. Change Mechanisms in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder
    Sarah A Hayes-Skelton; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. COMPARISON OF THREE LEVELS OF METHADONE INTERVENTION
    Donald Calsyn; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Optional HIV testing will be available. Changes in risk behavior, drug use patterns and HIV serostatus will be used to assess the effectiveness of the various interventions and to determine if one is superior to the others. ..
  41. Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy in Advanced Cancer
    William Breitbart; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We have developed and manualized an 8-week Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy, based on the principles of Viktor Frankl's Logotherapy, designed to help patients with advanced cancer ..
  42. Change Mechanisms in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder
    Sarah A Hayes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This may ultimately reduce the number of sessions needed to treat this disorder by maximizing the effectiveness of treatment components. ..
  43. Information Processing and Treatment for Panic Disorder
    Bethany Teachman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. New Approaches to the Biology and Treatment of Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)
    Hagop Kantarjian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Achievement of these goals will be facilitated by the 240 patients seen annually at M.D. Anderson and the frequency with which these patients return for follow-up. ..
  45. NICOTINE AND SMOKING CESSATION IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
    A Evins; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  46. Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Supportive Therapy for Binge Eating Disorder
    DEBRA SAFER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  47. Group IPT-A in School-Based Clinics
    Laura Mufson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The development of an effective, efficient, and accepted school-based intervention will help to reduce the extensive morbidity associated with adolescent depression in these impoverished communities. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Group-Based Couples Therapy for Drug Abuse
    William Fals Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Given the likely differences in cost of treatment delivery among the interventions, we will also examine the comparative cost-benefit and cost-effectiveness of the intervention packages. ..
  49. PSYCHOTHERAPY GROUPS: DEVELOPMENTAL STAGES AND ROLES
    K MacKenzie; Fiscal Year: 1980
    b>Group psychotherapy research lacks a general integrating theory, in particular one which takes into account individual personality features together with group social system characteristics...
  50. Evaluation of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
    M Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results will be analyzed using HLM and other regression based procedures. ..
  51. EFFICACY AND COST EFFECTIVENESS OF AFTERCARE
    James McKay; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..However, it is expected that MIN aftercare will be cost-effective for low -problem severity ("good prognosis") patients, whereas IND aftercare will be cost- effective for high problem severity ("poor prognosis") patients. ..
  52. GROUP THERAPY OF BULIMIA
    James Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..This protocol will focus on determining the elements necessary for successful group psychotherapy of bulimia...
  53. INTERPERSONAL GROUP THERAPY FOR PTSD IN LOW INCOME WOMEN
    Janice Krupnick; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..All treatments will be closely monitored via audiotapes and supervision to further develop the treatment manual and adherence measure. ..
  54. BCT for Drug Abuse: A Group Therapy Approach
    William 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. ..
  55. Process and Outcome Analysis of Group Treatment for Adolescent Substance Abuse
    Timothy J Ozechowski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Information along these lines can inform clinical guidelines for facilitating positive clinical outcomes in adolescent group treatment. ..
  56. Group Therapy for Nicotine Dependence
    David Wetter; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Examine the effects of MBT on therapeutic process related measures such as group cohesion and therapeutic alliance, and whether these variables mediate MBT effects on abstinence. ..
  57. DESIPRAMINE TREATMENT OF SCHIZOPHRENIC COCAINE ADDICTS
    Jeffery Wilkins; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ....
  58. Efficacy of Group Motivational Interviewing
    Elizabeth Santa Ana; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..All participants and collaterals will be contacted at a one and three month follow-up period after discharge to evaluate compliance with aftercare treatment and rate of alcohol and other drug consumption. ..
  59. COGNITIVE/BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR PTSD/AUD ADOLESCENT GIRLS
    LISA NAJAVITS; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  60. INSTRUMENT DEVELOPMENT IN GROUP THERAPY
    Simon Budman; Fiscal Year: 1991
    This study addresses the need for psychometrically sound process research in group psychotherapy. It is a continuation of work begun under a previous NIMH grant, which indicated some important relationships between group cohesion and ..
  61. Family Attachment as an Indicator of Treatment Outcome
    KERI BOLTON OETZEL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This dissertation project proposes to use data from a completed, NIDA-funded treatment-outcome study, R01 DA09422, and to help illuminate important findings about why certain adolescent substance abuse treatments work. ..
  62. STRUCTURAL-STRATEGIC FAMILY THERAPY WITH DRUG ABUSERS
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..MANOVA will be used to test whether and how families of adolescent drug abusers differ from the non- clinical, comparison group...
  63. ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF PARASUICIDAL PATIENTS
    MARSHA LINEHAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As in our previous studies, clinical assessments will occur at four-month intervals over the two years. ..
  64. PSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONS FOR METASTATIC BREAST CANCER
    RUVANEE PIETERSZ; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..the impact of two interventions intended to prevent psychosocial deterioration: an expressive-supportive group psychotherapy intervention and an e-mail support group intervention...
  65. PERSONALITY DISORDERS, GROUP THERAPY AND CHANGE
    Simon Budman; Fiscal Year: 1992
    Although Long-term group psychotherapy is an often recommended form of treatment for patients with personality disorders (PDs) and an extensive clinical literature exists to endorse such treatment, empirical support is lacking...
  66. EFFICACY OF PSYCHOSOCIAL THERAPIES FOR DRUG ABUSE
    LISA NAJAVITS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Diagnosis Women (and HIV supplement), a controlled randomized trial comparing a new cognitive-behavioral group psychotherapy developed by the applicant for women with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and SUD versus a "treatment-..
  67. PHARMACOTHERAPY OF SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Michael Liebowitz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..However, two years of additional funding are being requested to complete study enrollment. When completed, this study should substantially enhance our knowledge of effective treatments for social phobia. ..