Box 3625, Durham, NC 27710
Dept of Psychiatry, Box 102505, Durham, NC 27710
I specialize in the assessment and treatment of the psychological and behavioral sequelae of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) including the use of cognitive-behavioral interventions to reduce PTSD symptoms, aggression, and substance misuse.
Neural correlates of conceptual-level fear generalization in posttraumatic stress disorder.
The Personality Assessment Inventory Alcohol Scale in Veterans With PTSD: Convergent and Discriminant Relations With the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test.
Creating a Practice-Based Implementation Network: Facilitating Practice Change Across Health Care Systems.
Psychological outcomes following sexual assault: Differences by sexual assault setting.
Predictors of prenatal smoking among US women veterans.
Sexual orientation, attraction and risk for deliberate self-harm: Findings from a nationally representative sample.
Self- and Other-Directed Violence as Outcomes of Deployment-Based Military Sexual AssaultRead Full Text
Lifetime Smoking Patterns and Preferences for Smoking Cessation Among Women Veterans Receiving Veterans Health Administration Care.
Cannabis Use Disorder and Post-Deployment Suicide Attempts in Iraq/Afghanistan-Era Veterans.
Negative Affect-Related Autonomic Arousal Mediates the Association between Baroreflex Dysfunction and Insulin Resistance in Non-Diabetic Young Adults.
Roles of Guilt Cognitions in Trauma-Related Sleep Disturbance in Military Veterans With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Barriers to the use of Veterans Affairs health care services among female veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Pain Intensity and Pain Interference in Male and Female Iraq/Afghanistan-era Veterans.
Telehealth Treatment for Alcohol Misuse: Reviewing Telehealth Approaches to Increase Engagement and Reduce Risk of Alcohol-Related Hypertension.
Examining the relationship between negative affect and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms among smokers using ecological momentary assessment.
Relationship between traumatic brain injury history and recent suicidal ideation in Iraq/Afghanistan-era veterans.
Patient-Informed Treatment Development of Behavioral Smoking Cessation for People With Schizophrenia.
Cigarette smoking rates among veterans: Association with rurality and psychiatric disorders.
Why do trauma survivors become depressed? Testing the behavioral model of depression in a nationally representative sample.
Nonsuicidal Self-Injury and Borderline Personality Features as Risk Factors for Suicidal Ideation Among Male Veterans With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Shame as a mediator between posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and suicidal ideation among veterans.
A Comparison of Group Anger Management Treatments for Combat Veterans With PTSD: Results From a Quasi-Experimental TrialRead Full Text
The association of resilience on psychiatric, substance use, and physical health outcomes in combat trauma-exposed military service members and veterans.
Behavioral and Health Outcomes Associated With Deployment and Nondeployment Acquisition of Traumatic Brain Injury in Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans.
Contingency Management Versus Psychotherapy for Prenatal Smoking Cessation: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Wall/Object Punching: An Important but Under-Recognized Form of Nonsuicidal Self-Injury.
A learning collaborative model for implementation of smoking cessation among homeless veteransRead Full Text
Examination of the indirect effects of combat exposure on suicidal behavior in veterans.
The Association Between Military Sexual Trauma and Use of VA and Non-VA Health Care Services Among Female Veterans With Military Service in Iraq or Afghanistan.
A Randomized Clinical Trial of Nicotine Preloading for Smoking Cessation in People with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Informing Federal Policy on Firearm Restrictions for Veterans with Fiduciaries: Risk Indicators in the Post-Deployment Mental Health Study.
The Association Between Alcohol Consumption, Lifetime Alcohol Use Disorder, and Psychiatric Distress Among Male and Female Veterans.
Risk factors for concurrent suicidal ideation and violent impulses in military veterans.
Mobile contingency management as an adjunctive treatment for co-morbid cannabis use disorder and cigarette smoking.
Characterizing anger-related affect in individuals with posttraumatic stress disorder using ecological momentary assessment.
Low Income as a Multiplicative Risk Factor for Oral Pain and Dental Problems Among U.S. Veteran Smokers.
Association of posttraumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury with aggressive driving in Iraq and Afghanistan combat veterans.
Exploring resilience models in a sample of combat-exposed military service members and veterans: a comparison and commentaryRead Full Text
The association of alcohol consumption patterns with self-rated physical health and psychiatric distress among Afghanistan- and Iraq-era U.S. veterans.
Brain Structural Covariance Network Topology in Remitted Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Does Deployment-Related Military Sexual Assault Interact with Combat Exposure to Predict Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Female Veterans?
Sleep quality in returning veterans: The influence of mild traumatic brain injury.
Validation of Veterans Affairs Electronic Medical Record Smoking Data Among Iraq- and Afghanistan-Era Veterans.
A model comparison approach to trauma-related guilt as a mediator of the relationship between PTSD symptoms and suicidal ideation among veterans.
Self-Reported Pain in Male and Female Iraq/Afghanistan-Era Veterans: Associations with Psychiatric Symptoms and Functioning.
Cigarette Smoking and Musculoskeletal Pain Severity Among Male and Female Afghanistan/Iraq Era Veterans.
The Post-Deployment Mental Health (PDMH) study and repository: A multi-site study of US Afghanistan and Iraq era veterans.
Veterans Living with HIV: A High-Risk Group for Cigarette Smoking.
Cannabis use disorder and suicide attempts in Iraq/Afghanistan-era veterans.
ADHD and nonsuicidal self-injury in male veterans with and without PTSD.
Trauma and Autonomic Dysregulation: Episodic-Versus Systemic-Negative Affect Underlying Cardiovascular Risk in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
VETERANS LIVING WITH HIV: A PARTICULARLY HIGH-RISK GROUP FOR CIGARETTE SMOKINGRead Full Text
Moral transgression during the Vietnam War: a path analysis of the psychological impact of veterans' involvement in wartime atrocities.
An RCT of Effects of Telephone Care Management on Treatment Adherence and Clinical Outcomes Among Veterans With PTSD.
An Investigation of Treatment Engagement Among Returning Veterans With Problematic Anger.
Nonsuicidal self-injury in men: a serious problem that has been overlooked for too long.
Nonsuicidal self-injury and interpersonal violence in U.S. veterans seeking help for posttraumatic stress disorder.
A Preliminary Investigation of a Relapse Prevention Mobile Application to Maintain Smoking Abstinence Among Individuals With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Sociocultural discourse in science: Flawed assumptions and bias in the CLASH model.
Trauma and Autonomic Dysregulation: Episodic - Versus Systemic - Negative Affect Underlying Cardiovascular Risk in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Comparative Effectiveness of an Internet-Based Smoking Cessation Intervention Versus Clinic-Based Specialty Care for Veterans.
Circadian Contrasts in Heart Rate Variability Associated With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms in a Young Adult Cohort.
Racial and Sociodemographic Disparities in Internet Access and eHealth Intervention Utilization Among Veteran Smokers.
Examining the Crux of Autonomic Dysfunction in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Whether Chronic or Situational Distress Underlies Elevated Heart Rate and Attenuated Heart Rate Variability.
Roles of inter-individual differences and intra-individual acute elevations in early smoking lapse in people with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Abstinence Reinforcement Therapy (ART) for rural veterans: Methodology for an mHealth smoking cessation intervention.
Supplemental nicotine preloading for smoking cessation in posttraumatic stress disorder: Results from a randomized controlled trial.
Sexual revictimization among Iraq and Afghanistan war era veterans.
The prevalence of binge drinking and receipt of provider drinking advice among US veterans with military service in Iraq or Afghanistan.
Prevalence and correlates of cannabis use in an outpatient VA posttraumatic stress disorder clinic.
An investigation of vago-regulatory and health-behavior accounts for increased inflammation in posttraumatic stress disorder.
Exploring the relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and momentary heart rate variability.
Sleep Disturbance, Diabetes, and Cardiovascular Disease in Postmenopausal Veteran Women.
Veterans' Preferences for Receiving Information About VA Services: Is Getting the Information You Want Related to Increased Health Care Utilization?
Drug use and validity of substance use self-reports in veterans seeking help for posttraumatic stress disorderRead Full Text
Allopregnanolone Levels Are Inversely Associated with Self-Reported Pain Symptoms in U.S. Iraq and Afghanistan-Era Veterans: Implications for Biomarkers and Therapeutics.
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Hostile Cognitions, and Aggression in Iraq/Afghanistan Era Veterans.
An exploratory pilot investigation of neurosteroids and self-reported pain in female Iraq/Afghanistan-era Veterans.
Fear learning circuitry is biased toward generalization of fear associations in posttraumatic stress disorder.
Corrigendum to "Diagnostic accuracy of three scoring methods for the Davidson Trauma Scale among U.S. military veterans" [J. Anxiety Disord. 28 (2) (2014) 160-168] DOI: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2013.09.004Read Full Text
Functional correlates of military sexual assault in male veterans.
The Relationship Between Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms and Physical Health in a Survey of U.S. Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Era.
Acoustic startle and prepulse inhibition predict smoking lapse in posttraumatic stress disorder.
Effect of genetic variation in the nicotinic receptor genes on risk for posttraumatic stress disorder.
A systematic review of the PTSD Checklist's diagnostic accuracy studies using QUADAS.
Drug use and childhood-, military- and post-military trauma exposure among women and men veterans.
Multicomponent smoking cessation treatment including mobile contingency management in homeless veterans.
Non-suicidal self-injury as a predictor of active and passive suicidal ideation among Iraq/Afghanistan war veterans.
Orthostatic hypotension in young adults with and without posttraumatic stress disorder.
The prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder in Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) Veterans: a meta-analysis.
Surveying treatment preferences in U.S. Iraq-Afghanistan Veterans with PTSD symptoms: a step toward veteran-centered care.
Latent Factor Structure of DSM-5 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
The factor structure of psychiatric comorbidity among Iraq/Afghanistan-era veterans and its relationship to violence, incarceration, suicide attempts, and suicidality.
DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder: factor structure and rates of diagnosis.
Personality assessment inventory internalizing and externalizing structure in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: associations with aggression.
No association between RORA polymorphisms and PTSD in two independent samples.
Posttraumatic stress, heart rate variability, and the mediating role of behavioral health risks.
Examining the factor structure of the Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale (CD-RISC) in a post-9/11 U.S. military veteran sample.
Deliberate self-harm and suicidal ideation among male Iraq/Afghanistan-era veterans seeking treatment for PTSD.
Do ethnicity and gender moderate the influence of posttraumatic stress disorder on time to smoking lapse?
Behavioral health mediators of the link between posttraumatic stress disorder and dyslipidemia.
The impact of social support on psychological distress for U.S. Afghanistan/Iraq era veterans with PTSD and other psychiatric diagnoses.
The role of daily hassles and distress tolerance in predicting cigarette craving during a quit attempt.
Amino acids as biomarker candidates for suicidality in male OEF/OIF Veterans: relevance to NMDA receptor modulation and nitric oxide signaling.
Ecological momentary assessment of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms during a smoking quit attempt.
Diagnostic accuracy of three scoring methods for the Davidson Trauma Scale among U.S. military veterans.
Association of DHEA, DHEAS, and cortisol with childhood trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Altered resting-state functional connectivity of basolateral and centromedial amygdala complexes in posttraumatic stress disorder.
Diagnostic accuracy of three scoring methods for the Davidson Trauma Scale among U.S. military VeteransRead Full Text
Associations between smoking and psychiatric comorbidity in U.S. Iraq- and Afghanistan-era veterans.
Effects of smoking on the acoustic startle response and prepulse inhibition in smokers with and without posttraumatic stress disorder.
Effects of chronic mild traumatic brain injury on white matter integrity in Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans.
Mobile contingency management as an adjunctive smoking cessation treatment for smokers with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Self-reported pain complaints among Afghanistan/Iraq era men and women veterans with comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder and major depressive disorder.
Diagnostic efficiency of the AUDIT-C in U.S. veterans with military service since September 11, 2001.
Adverse impact of coercive treatments on psychiatric inpatients' satisfaction with care.
The association of dehydroepiandrosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate with anxiety sensitivity and electronic diary negative affect among smokers with and without posttraumatic stress disorder.
The association of sleep duration, mental health, and health risk behaviors among U.S. Afghanistan/Iraq era veteransRead Full Text
Predictors of lapse in first week of smoking abstinence in PTSD and non-PTSD smokers.
THE EVALUATION OF A CARDIOVASCULAR BIOMARKER AND ANGER EXPRESSION IN INDIVIDUALS WITH AND WITHOUT POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD)Read Full Text
BASELINE AND POSTURE-RELATED DIFFERENCES IN BLOOD PRESSURE AMONG YOUNGER INDIVIDUALS WITH AND WITHOUT POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDERRead Full Text
The impact of race on metabolic disease risk factors in women with and without posttraumatic stress disorder.
Nocturnal blood pressure non-dipping, posttraumatic stress disorder, and sleep quality in women.
Exploration of the influence of childhood trauma, combat exposure, and the resilience construct on depression and suicidal ideation among U.S. Iraq/Afghanistan era military personnel and veterans.
The effect of draft DSM-V criteria on posttraumatic stress disorder prevalence.
The influence of depressive symptoms on suicidal ideation among U.S. Vietnam-era and Afghanistan/Iraq-era veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Consumer perspectives on genetic testing for psychiatric disorders: the attitudes of veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder and their families.
Assessing the role of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in smokers with and without posttraumatic stress disorder.
Childhood trauma exposure in Iraq and Afghanistan war era veterans: implications for posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and adult functional social support.
Intimate partner violenceRead Full Text
Smoking cessation interventions for patients with depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Smoking withdrawal in smokers with and without posttraumatic stress disorder.
Tobacco use among Iraq- and Afghanistan-era veterans: a qualitative study of barriers, facilitators, and treatment preferences.
An examination of general aggression and intimate partner violence in women with posttraumatic stress disorder.
The relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder and smoking outcome expectancies among U.S. military veterans who served since September 11, 2001.
Characteristics and correlates of cigarette use among recent U.S. veteransRead Full Text
The effect of nicotine and trauma context on acoustic startle in smokers with and without posttraumatic stress disorder.
WOMEN VETERANS TRANSITIONING FROM COMBAT TO OUR HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS: WHAT ARE THEIR NEEDS AND PREFERENCES?Read Full Text
Public health clinical demonstration project for smoking cessation in american veterans who served since september 11, 2001.
A multi-component cognitive-behavioral intervention for sleep disturbance in veterans with PTSD: a pilot study.
Examining the relation between posttraumatic stress disorder and suicidal ideation in an OEF/OIF veteran sample.
Is military sexual trauma associated with trading sex among women veterans seeking outpatient mental health care?
Adherence and psychotherapyRead Full Text
Adherence and substance useRead Full Text
Childhood traumatic stress and obesity in women: the intervening effects of PTSD and MDD.
The diagnostic accuracy of the PTSD checklist: a critical review.
Correlates of anger and hostility in Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans.
Improving risk assessment of violence among military veterans: an evidence-based approach for clinical decision-making.
Clinical utility of the Primary Care--PTSD Screen among U.S. veterans who served since September 11, 2001.
Exploration of the resilience construct in posttraumatic stress disorder severity and functional correlates in military combat veterans who have served since September 11, 2001.
Prospective study of externalizing and internalizing subtypes of posttraumatic stress disorder and their relationship to mortality among Vietnam veterans.
TOBACCO USE AND CESSATION AMONG RETURNING COMBAT VETERANS: A MIXED METHODS STUDYRead Full Text
Posttraumatic stress disorder, cardiovascular, and metabolic disease: a review of the evidence.
Public health clinical demonstration project for smoking cessation in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Guided imagery as a therapeutic tool in post-traumatic stress disorderRead Full Text
Sleep disturbance and baroreceptor sensitivity in women with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Effects of posttraumatic stress disorder status and covert hostility on cardiovascular responses to relived anger in women with and without PTSD.
Diagnostic efficiency of the personality assessment inventory LOGIT function for posttraumatic stress disorder in women.
Suicidality, aggression, and other treatment considerations among pregnant, substance-dependent women with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Association of trauma exposure with psychiatric morbidity in military veterans who have served since September 11, 2001.
Antismoking interventions in residential substance abuse treatment.
Self-reported health and physician diagnosed illnesses in women with posttraumatic stress disorder and major depressive disorder.
The validity and diagnostic efficiency of the Davidson Trauma Scale in military veterans who have served since September 11th, 2001.
Ambulatory cardiovascular activity and hostility ratings in women with chronic posttraumatic stress disorder.
Influences of Comorbid Disorders on Personality Assessment Inventory Profiles in Women with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Allopregnanolone and pregnenolone alterations following pharmacological agents in rodents and clinic populationsRead Full Text
Tobacco use and cessation in psychiatric disorders: National Institute of Mental Health report.
Smoking in help-seeking veterans with PTSD returning from Afghanistan and Iraq.
Hazardous alcohol use and receipt of risk-reduction counseling among U.S. veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Statistical procedures for analyzing mental health services data.
Cerebrospinal fluid dehydroepiandrosterone levels are correlated with brain dehydroepiandrosterone levels, elevated in Alzheimer's disease, and related to neuropathological disease stage.
Ad lib smoking in post-traumatic stress disorder: an electronic diary study.
Factorial invariance of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms across three veteran samples.
Preliminary findings from a clinical demonstration project for veterans returning from Iraq or Afghanistan.
PTSD symptom clusters associated with physical health and health care utilization in rural primary care patients exposed to natural disaster.
GENDER DIFFERENCES AMONG OIF/OEF COMBAT VETERANS SEEKING VA HEALTHCARERead Full Text
Objective evidence of sleep disturbance in women with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Posttraumatic stress disorder and smoking relapse: A theoretical model.
Emotional reactivity to trauma stimuli and duration of past smoking cessation attempts in smokers with posttraumatic stress disorder.
Interpersonal trauma, war zone exposure, and posttraumatic stress disorder among veterans with schizophrenia.
Validity of the Personality Assessment Inventory Aggression scales and Violence Potential index in veterans with PTSD.
Validity rates of the Personality Assessment Inventory and the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 in a VA Medical Center Setting.
Lifetime trauma exposure in veterans with military-related posttraumatic stress disorder: association with current symptomatology.
The impact of posttraumatic stress disorder on quality of life and health service utilization among veterans who have schizophrenia.
Comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder is associated with suicidality in male veterans with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.
Lifetime sexual and physical victimization among male veterans with combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder.
Improving adherence with clinical guidelinesRead Full Text
Severity of posttraumatic stress disorder and involvement with the criminal justice systemRead Full Text
Use of psychiatric and medical health care by veterans with severe mental illness.
Treating Psychological Trauma and PTSDRead Full Text
Ambulatory monitoring and physical health report in Vietnam veterans with and without chronic posttraumatic stress disorder.
Medical service utilization by veterans seeking help for posttraumatic stress disorder.
Are women worrying about heart disease?
Caregiver burden and psychological distress in partners of veterans with chronic posttraumatic stress disorder.
Partners' ratings of combat veterans' anger.
Posttraumatic stress disorder, hostility, and health in women: a review of current research.
The relationship between hostility and behavioral risk factors for poor health in women veterans.
Feigning combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder on the personality assessment inventory.
Drug use and validity of substance use self-reports in veterans seeking help for posttraumatic stress disorder.
Integrative bargaining: Does gender make a difference?Read Full Text