The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School is a national leader in public sector psychiatry. Our mission is to provide excellent state-of-the-art and recovery-informed patient care, research, training, and community engagement in an effort to enhance the mental health of all citizens in Massachusetts and beyond. We are the largest provider of psychiatric service in Central Massachusetts, with a team of over 300 faculty and 2000 staff. We take pride in our outstanding clinical services, innovative educational and training programs, research advances, and workplace of choice. We are working to become the best integrated department of psychiatry in the nation. This collection showcases the journal articles and other publications and presentations written by faculty and researchers of the Department of Psychiatry.

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Publications from 2016

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The Pediatric Imaging, Neurocognition, and Genetics (PING) Data Repository, Terry L. Jernigan; David N. Kennedy; Jean A. Frazier; and Pediatric Imaging, Neurocognition and Genetics Study

Publications from 2015

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Behavioral Health Care Needs, Detention-Based Care, and Criminal Recidivism at Community Reentry From Juvenile Detention: A Multisite Survival Curve Analysis, Matthew C. Aalsma, Laura M. White, Katherine S. Lau L, Anthony Perkins, Patrick Monahan, and Thomas Grisso

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Working Therapeutically With Deaf People Recovering From Trauma and Addiction, Melissa L. Anderson, Neil S. Glickman, Lisa Mistler, and Marco Gonzalez

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Common use of dietary supplements for bipolar disorder: a naturalistic, self-reported study, Michael Bauer, Tasha Glenn, Jorn Conell, Natalie Rasgon, Wendy K. Marsh, Kemal Sagduyu, Rodrigo Munoz, Ute Lewitzka, Rita Bauer, Maximilian Pilhatsch, Scott Monteith, and Peter C. Whybrow

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Implementation of Mindfulness Training for Mental Health Staff: Organizational Context and Stakeholder Perspectives, Jay Bryon, Douglas M. Ziedonis, Caroline McGrath, Jean A. Frazier, Fernando de Torrijos, and Carl E. Fulwiler

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Exposure to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in late pregnancy increases the risk of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn, but the absolute risk is low, Nancy Byatt and Marlene P. Freeman

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Enhancing Participation in Depression Care in Outpatient Perinatal Care Settings: A Systematic Review, Nancy Byatt, Len L. Levin, Douglas M. Ziedonis, Tiffany A. Moore Simas, and Jeroan J. Allison

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Young, pregnant, ataxic—and jilted, Nancy Byatt and Ramanpreet Toor

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Mental health care use in relation to depressive symptoms among pregnant women in the USA, Nancy Byatt, Rui Sherry Xiao, Kate Dinh, and Molly E. Waring

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iMStrong: Deployment of a Biosensor System to Detect Cocaine Use, Stephanie Carreiro, Hua (Julia) Fang, Jianying Zhang, Kelley Wittbold, Shicheng Weng, Rachel Mullins, David A. Smelson, and Edward W. Boyer

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Smoking Topography in Korean American and White Men: Preliminary Findings, Sangkeun Chung, Sun S. Kim, Nisha Kini, Hua (Julia) Fang, David Kalman, and Douglas M. Ziedonis

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Relationship among Glutamine, gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, and Social Cognition in Autism Spectrum Disorders, David E. Cochran, Elif M. Sikoglu, Steven M. Hodge, Richard A.E. Edden, Ann Foley, David N. Kennedy, Constance M. Moore, and Jean A. Frazier

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The relation of standardized mental health screening and categorical assessment in detained male adolescents, Olivier F. Colins, Thomas Grisso, Eva Mulder, and Robert Vermeiren

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Increase in untreated cases of psychiatric disorders during the transition to adulthood, William E. Copeland, Lilly Shanahan, Maryann Davis, Barbara J. Burns, Adrian Angold, and E Jane. Costello

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E-mail to Promote Colorectal Cancer Screening Within Social Networks: Acceptability and Content, Sarah L. Cutrona, Joann L. Wagner, Douglas W. Roblin, Bridget Gaglio, Andrew Williams, Rosalie A. Torres Stone, and Kathleen M. Mazor

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A resting state functional magnetic resonance imaging study of concussion in collegiate athletes, Suzanne M. Czerniak, Elif M. Sikoglu, Ana A. Liso Navarro, Joseph McCafferty, Jordan Eisenstock, J. Herbert Stevenson, Jean A. King, and Constance M. Moore

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Facilitators and barriers to the active participation of clients with serious mental illnesses in medication decision making: the perceptions of young adult clients, Jonathan Delman, Jack A. Clark, Susan V. Eisen, and Victoria A. Parker

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Cue-induced craving in patients with cocaine use disorder predicts cognitive control deficits toward cocaine cues, Gregory J. DiGirolamo, David Smelson, and Nathan Guevremont

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Hippocampal volume reduction in female but not male recent abstinent methamphetamine users, Jiang Du, Meina Quan, Wenxu Zhuang, Na Zhong, Haifeng Jiang, David N. Kennedy, Amy Harrington, Douglas M. Ziedonis, Xiaoduo Fan, and Min Zhao

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Sex differences in mental health and substance use disorders and treatment entry among justice-involved Veterans in the Veterans Health Administration, Andrea K. Finlay, Ingrid A. Binswanger, David Smelson, Leon Sawh, Jim McGuire, Joel Rosenthal, Jessica Blue-Howells, Christine Timko, Janet C. Blodgett, Alex H.S. Harris, Steven M. Asch, and Susan Frayne

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A randomized controlled trial of smartphone-based mindfulness training for smoking cessation: a study protocol, Kathleen A. Garrison, Prasanta Pal, Rahil Rojiani, Jesse Dallery, Stephanie S. O'Malley, and Judson A. Brewer

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The First Step in Health Reform for Those With Serious Mental Illness: Integrating the Dis-Integrated Mental Health System, Jeffrey L. Geller

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Feasibility of an Assessment Tool for Children's Competence to Consent to Predictive Genetic Testing: a Pilot Study, Irma M. Hein, Pieter W. Troost, Robert Lindeboom, Imke Christiaans, Thomas Grisso, Johannes B. van Goudoever, and Ramon J.L. Lindauer

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Acceptance and commitment therapy smoking cessation treatment for veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: a pilot study, Megan Kelly, Hannah Sido, John P. Forsyth, Douglas M. Ziedonis, David Kalman, and Judith Cooney

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The Three NITRCs: A Guide to Neuroimaging Neuroinformatics Resources, David N. Kennedy, Christian Haselgrove, Jon Riehl, Nina Preuss, and Robert Buccigrossi

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Mental health issues among college students: who gets referred for psychopharmacology evaluation?, Daniel J. Kirsch, Leonard A. Doerfler, and Debbie Truong

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Why is therapeutic misconception so prevalent?, Charles W. Lidz, Karen Albert, Paul S. Appelbaum, Laura B. Dunn, Eve Overton, and Ekaterina Pivovarova

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A splitting brain: Imbalanced neural networks in schizophrenia, Mingli Li, Wei Deng, Zongling He, Qiang Wang, Chaohua Huang, Lijun Jiang, Qiyong Gong, Douglas M. Ziedonis, Jean A. King, Xiaohong Ma, Nanyin Zhang, and Tao Li

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Developing a community-based participatory research model to engage transition age youth using mental health service in research, Alisa K. Lincoln, Ryan Borg, and Jonathan Delman

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Mindfulness and Cardiovascular Disease Risk: State of the Evidence, Plausible Mechanisms, and Theoretical Framework, Eric B. Loucks, Zev Schuman-Olivier, Willoughby B. Britton, David M. Fresco, Gaelle Desbordes, Judson A. Brewer, and Carl E. Fulwiler

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Pervasive and opposing effects of Unpredictable Chronic Mild Stress (UCMS) on hippocampal gene expression in BALB/cJ and C57BL/6J mouse strains, Karim Malki, Yann Mineur, Maria Grazia Tosto, James Campbell, Priya Karia, Irfan Jumabhoy, Frans Sluyter, Wim E. Crusio, and Leonard C. Schalkwyk

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Migraine: treatments, comorbidities, and quality of life, in the USA, Christopher D. Malone, Amrita Bhowmick, and Amy B. Wachholtz

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Predictors of outpatient mental health clinic follow-up after hospitalization among Medicaid-enrolled young adults, Leslie Marino, Lawrence S. Wissow, Maryann Davis, Michael T. Abrams, Lisa B. Dixon, and Eric P. Slade

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Symptom severity of bipolar disorder during the menopausal transition, Wendy K. Marsh, Bernice G. Gershenson, and Anthony J. Rothschild

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Preliminary needs assessment of mobile technology use for healthcare among homeless veterans, D. Keith McInnes, Gemmae M. Fix, Jeffrey L. Solomon, Beth Ann Petrakis, Leon Sawh, and David A. Smelson

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Bipolar Disorder in Pregnancy and Breast-Feeding: A Practical Guide for the General Psychiatrist, Leena Mittal, Christina L. Wichman, and Nancy Byatt

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Mary Steichen Calderone (1904-1998): Advocate for Sex Education, Ellen S. More and Elizabeth Fee

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Understanding smoking after acute illness: An application of the sentinel event method, Erin L. O'Hea, Beau Abar, Beth Bock, Gretchen Chapman, and Edwin D. Boudreaux

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Clinical and psychometric validation of the psychotic depression assessment scale, Soren D. Ostergaard, Christina H. Pedersen, Peter Uggerby, Povl Munk-Jorgensen, Anthony J. Rothschild, Jens Ivar Larsen, Camilla Gotzsche, Mia G. Sondergaard, Anna Gry Bille, Tom G. Bolwig, Jens Knud Larsen, and Per Bech

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Measuring Diversity and Inclusion in Academic Medicine: The Diversity Engagement Survey, Sharina D. Person, C. Greer Jordan, Jeroan J. Allison, Lisa M. Fink Ogawa, Laura Castillo-Page, Sarah Conrad, Marc A. Nivet, and Deborah L. Plummer

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Distal and Proximal Religiosity as Protective Factors for Adolescent and Emerging Adult Alcohol Use, Michelle V. Porche, Lisa R. Fortuna, Amy B. Wachholtz, and Rosalie A. Torres Stone

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Integrating Neuroscience Knowledge and Neuropsychiatric Skills Into Psychiatry: The Way Forward, Barbara Schildkrout, Sheldon Benjamin, and Margo D. Lauterbach

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Cognition and mood-related behaviors in l3mbtl1 null mutant mice, Erica Y. Shen, Yan Jiang, Wenjie Mao, Kensuke Futai, Hanno Hock, and Schahram Akbarian

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Annotation of suprachromosomal families reveals uncommon types of alpha satellite organization in pericentromeric regions of hg38 human genome assembly, V. A. Shepelev, L. I. Uralsky, A. A. Alexandrov, Y. B. Yurov, Evgeny I. Rogaev, and I. A. Alexandrov

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Vitamin D3 Supplemental Treatment for Mania in Youth with Bipolar Spectrum Disorders, Elif M. Sikoglu, Ana A. Liso Navarro, Debra Starr, Yael Dvir, Benjamin U. Nwosu, Suzanne M. Czerniak, Ryan C. Rogan, Martha C. Castro, Richard A.E. Edden, Jean A. Frazier, and Constance M. Moore

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A cluster randomized Hybrid Type III trial testing an implementation support strategy to facilitate the use of an evidence-based practice in VA homeless programs, David A. Smelson, Matthew Chinman, Sharon McCarthy, Gordon Hannah, Leon Sawh, and Mark Glickman

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Decreased cortical thickness in drug naive first episode schizophrenia: in relation to serum levels of BDNF, Xueqin Song, Meina Quan, Luxian Lv, Xue Li, Lijuan Pang, David N. Kennedy, Steven M. Hodge, Amy Harrington, Douglas M. Ziedonis, and Xiaoduo Fan

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Multimodal imaging measures predict rearrest, Vaughn R. Steele, Eric D. Claus, Eyal Aharoni, Gina M. Vincent, Vince D. Calhoun, and Kent A. Kiehl

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Investing in the health and well-being of young adults, Clare Stroud, Leslie R. Walker, Maryann Davis, and Charles E. Irwin Jr

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Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Annual Report to the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health 2014-2015, Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center

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Interacting with the National Database for Autism Research (NDAR) via the LONI Pipeline workflow environment, Carinna M. Torgerson, Catherine Quinn, Ivo Dinov, Zhizhong Liu, Petros Petrosyan, Kevin Pelphrey, Christian Haselgrove, David N. Kennedy, Arthur W. Toga, and John Darrell Van Horn

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Assessing psychopathy among justice involved adolescents with the PCL:YV: an item response theory examination across gender, Siny Tsang, Karen M. Schmidt, Gina M. Vincent, Randall T. Salekin, Marlene M. Moretti, and Candice L. Odgers

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The association between latent depression subtypes and remission after treatment with citalopram: A latent class analysis with distal outcome, Christine M. Ulbricht, Anthony J. Rothschild, and Kate L. Lapane

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Psychophysiology of pain and opioid use: implications for managing pain in patients with an opioid use disorder, Amy B. Wachholtz, Simmie Foster, and Martin Cheatle

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Decisional Capacity in Pregnancy: A Complex Case of Pregnancy Termination, Isheeta Zalpuri, Nancy Byatt, Stacey B. Gramann, Nehama Dresner, and Rebecca Brendel

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Integrating Recovery-Oriented Practices for Individuals with Co-Occurring Disorders: With Tobacco & Schizophrenia Case Example, Douglas M. Ziedonis

Publications from 2014

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Predictive accuracy in the neuroprediction of rearrest, Eyal Aharoni, Joshua Mallett, Gina M. Vincent, Carla L. Harenski, Vince D. Calhoun, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Michael S. Gazzaniga, and Kent A. Kiehl

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The NIH Toolbox Cognition Battery: results from a large normative developmental sample (PING), Natacha Akshoomoff, Erik Newman, Wesley K. Thompson, Connor McCabe, Cinnamon S. Bloss, Linda Chang, David G. Amaral, B. J. Casey, Thomas M. Ernst, Jean A. Frazier, Jeffrey R. Gruen, Walter E. Kaufmann, Tal Kenet, David N. Kennedy, Ondrej Libiger, Stewart Mostofsky, Sarah S. Murray, Elizabeth R. Sowell, Nicholas J. Schork, Anders M. Dale, and Terry L. Jernigan

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Violence against Deaf women: effect of partner hearing status, Melissa L. Anderson and Caroline M. Kobek Pezzarossi

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Does seeking safety reduce PTSD symptoms in women receiving physical disability compensation, Melissa L. Anderson and Lisa M. Najavits

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Posttraumatic stress disorder and substance use disorder comorbidity among individuals with physical disabilities: findings from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication, Melissa L. Anderson, Douglas M. Ziedonis, and Lisa M. Najavits

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PTSD/SUD in Individuals with Physical Disabilities: Identifying Problems and Promising Interventions, Melissa L. Anderson, Douglas M. Ziedonis, and Lisa M. Najavits

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Peripartum depression and anxiety as an integrative cross domain target for psychiatric preventative measures, Jessica A. Babb, Kristina M. Deligiannidis, Christopher A. Murgatroyd, and Benjamin C. Nephew

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Relationship between sunlight and the age of onset of bipolar disorder: an international multisite study, Michael Bauer and Wendy K. Marsh

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A DSM-5 to-do list for adult psychiatry residency directors, Sheldon Benjamin

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Neuropsychiatry and Neural Cubism, Sheldon Benjamin

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Neuropsychiatry and neuroscience education of psychiatry trainees: attitudes and barriers, Sheldon Benjamin, Michael J. Travis, Joseph J. Cooper, Chandlee C. Dickey, and Claudia L. Reardon

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Neuropsychiatry and neuroscience milestones for general psychiatry trainees, Sheldon Benjamin, Alik Widge, and Kailie Shaw

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Conserved higher-order chromatin regulates NMDA receptor gene expression and cognition, Rahul Bharadwaj, Cyril J. Peter, Yan Jiang, Panos Roussos, Annie Vogel-Ciernia, Erica Y. Shen, Amanda C. Mitchell, Wenjie Mao, Catheryne Whittle, Aslihan Dincer, Mira Jakovcevski, Venu Pothula, Theodore P. Rasmussen, Stella G. Giakoumaki, Panos Bitsios, Ajfar Sherif, Paul D. Gardner, Patricia Ernst, Subroto Ghose, Pamela Sklar, Vahram Haroutunian, Carol Tamminga, Richard H. Myers, Kensuke Futai, Marcelo A. Wood, and Schahram Akbarian

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Implementing an intervention for parents with mental illness: Building workforce capacity, Kathleen Biebel, Joanne Nicholson, and Katherine Woolsey

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Vagus Nerve Stimulation and Food Intake: Effect of Body Mass Index, Jamie S. Bodenlos, Kristin L. Schneider, Jessica L. Oleski, Katherine Gordon, Anthony J. Rothschild, and Sherry L. Pagoto

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Depression and anxiety among high-risk obstetric inpatients, Nancy Byatt, Katherine Hicks-Courant, Autumn Davidson, Ruth Levesque, Eric O. Mick, Jeroan J. Allison, and Tiffany A. Moore Simas

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Real-Time Mobile Detection of Drug Use with Wearable Biosensors: A Pilot Study, Stephanie Carreiro, David A. Smelson, Megan Ranney, Keith J. Horvath, Rosalind W. Picard, Edwin D. Boudreaux, Rashelle B. Hayes, and Edward W. Boyer

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Psychopathic traits modulate brain responses to drug cues in incarcerated offenders, Lora M. Cope, Gina M. Vincent, Justin L. Jobelius, Prashanth K. Nyalakanti, Vince D. Calhoun, and Kent A. Kiehl

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Obesity in children with autism spectrum disorder, Carol Curtin, Mirjana Jojic, and Linda G. Bandini

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The Development of Comorbid Conduct Problems in Children With ADHD: An Example of an Integrative Developmental Psychopathology Perspective, Jeffrey S. Danforth, Daniel F. Connor, and Leonard A. Doerfler

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Differential impact of anxiety symptoms and anxiety disorders on treatment outcome for psychotic depression in the STOP-PD study, Simon J.C. Davies, Benoit H. Mulsant, Alastair J. Flint, Anthony J. Rothschild, Ellen M. Whyte, and Barnett S. Meyers

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Identifying young adults at risk of Medicaid enrollment lapses after inpatient mental health treatment, Maryann Davis, Michael Abrams, Lawrence Wissow, and Eric Slade

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Reducing Recidivism and Symptoms in Emerging Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions and Justice System Involvement, Maryann Davis, Ashli J. Sheidow, and Michael R. McCart

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Pharmacotherapy for Mood Disorders in Pregnancy: A Review of Pharmacokinetic Changes and Clinical Recommendations for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, Kristina M. Deligiannidis, Nancy Byatt, and Marlene P. Freeman

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Complementary and alternative medicine therapies for perinatal depression, Kristina M. Deligiannidis and Marlene P. Freeman

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Participatory Action Research, Jonathan Delman

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Childhood maltreatment, emotional dysregulation, and psychiatric comorbidities, Yael Dvir, Julian D. Ford, Michael Hill, and Jean A. Frazier

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An exploration of how psychotic-like symptoms are experienced, endorsed, and understood from the National Latino and Asian American Study and National Survey of American Life, Tara R. Earl, Lisa R. Fortuna, Shan Gao, David R. Williams, Harold Neighbors, David Takeuchi, and Margarita Alegria

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Adapting Supported Employment for Emerging Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions, Marsha Langer Ellison, Vanessa V. Klodnick, Gary R. Bond, Izabela M. Krzos, Susan M. Kaiser, Marc A. Fagan, and Maryann Davis

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Effect of sertraline on risk of falling in older adults with psychotic depression on olanzapine: results of a randomized placebo-controlled trial, Alastair J. Flint, Andrea Iaboni, Benoit H. Mulsant, Anthony J. Rothschild, Ellen M. Whyte, and Barnett S. Meyers

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Introduction, Jean A. Frazier and Christopher J. McDougle

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Brain slice biotinylation: an ex vivo approach to measure region-specific plasma membrane protein trafficking in adult neurons, Luke R. Gabriel, Sijia Wu, and Haley Melikian

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Refocusing gun policy, Jeffrey L. Geller

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Motivations of Patients with Diabetes to Participate in Research, Cynthia Geppert, Philip J. Candilis, Stephen P. Baker, Charles W. Lidz, Paul Appelbaum, and Kenneth E. Fletcher

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Controlling Relations in Stimulus Equivalence Classes of Preschool Children and Individuals with Down Syndrome, Priscila C. Grisante, Julio C. de Rose, and William J. McIlvane

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Influence of the HCR-20, LS/CMI, and PCL-R on Decisions About Parole Suitability Among Lifers, Laura Guy, Cliff Kusaj, Ira K. Packer, and Kevin S. Douglas

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Evaluation of a statewide implementation of supported employment in Massachusetts, Alexis D. Henry, Lobat Hashemi, and Jianying Zhang

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The development and expression of physical nicotine dependence corresponds to structural and functional alterations in the anterior cingulate-precuneus pathway, Wei Huang, Jean A. King, W. W. Sanouri A. Ursprung, Shaokuan Zheng, Nanyin Zhang, David N. Kennedy, Douglas M. Ziedonis, and Joseph R. DiFranza

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The Science and Psychology of Infertility, Julia V. Johnson and Kristin L. MacGregor

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A Culturally Adapted Smoking Cessation Intervention for Korean Americans: A Mediating Effect of Perceived Family Norm Toward Quitting, Sun S. Kim, Seong-Ho Kim, Hua (Julia) Fang, Simona Kwon, Donna Shelley, and Douglas M. Ziedonis

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Population-based initiatives in college mental health: students helping students to overcome obstacles, Daniel Kirsch, Stephanie L. Pinder-Amaker, Charles Morse, Marsha Langer Ellison, Leonard A. Doerfler, and Michelle B. Riba

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Influence of sex and menopausal status on response, remission, and recurrence in patients with recurrent major depressive disorder treated with venlafaxine extended release or fluoxetine: analysis of data from the PREVENT study, Susan G. Kornstein, Ronald D. Pedersen, Peter J. Holland, Charles B. Nemeroff, Anthony J. Rothschild, Michael E. Thase, Madhukar H. Trivedi, Philip T. Ninan, and Martin B. Keller

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Risk factors for suicide among 34,671 patients with psychotic and non-psychotic severe depression, Anne Katrine K. Leadholm, Anthony J. Rothschild, Jimmi Nielsen, Per Bech, and Soren Dinesen Ostergaard

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A Review of the Korean Cultural Syndrome Hwa-Byung: Suggestions for Theory and Intervention, Jieun Lee, Amy B. Wachholtz, and Keum-Hyeong Choi