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 selected journal articles and other publications and presentations written by faculty and researchers of the Department of Psychiatry.

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Publications from 1984

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The dexamethasone suppression test in normal control subjects: comparison of two assays and effect of age, Alan H. Rosenbaum, Alan F. Schatzberg, Robert A. MacLaughlin, Karen Snyder, Nai-Siang Jiang, Duane Ilstrup, Anthony J. Rothschild, and Bernard Kliman

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Management of Acute Grief Reactions and Disasters, Anthony J. Rothschild

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Dexamethasone increases plasma free dopamine in man, Anthony J. Rothschild, Philip J. Langlais, Alan F. Schatzberg, Francis X. Walsh, Jonathan O. Cole, and Edward D. Bird

The DST in psychotic depression: diagnostic and pathophysiologic implications, Alan F. Schatzberg, Anthony J. Rothschild, Thomas C. Bond, and Jonathan O. Cole

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Choroid plexus blood flow: evidence for dopaminergic influence, John B. Townsend, Douglas M. Ziedonis, Robert M. Bryan, Robert W. Brennan, and Robert B. Page

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Periovulatory changes in female sexual behavior and patterns of ovarian steroid secretion in group-living rhesus monkeys, Kim Wallen, Linda A. Winston, Suzanne Gaventa, Maryann Davis, and Delwood C. Collins

Publications from 1983

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Pain unit director: Role issues for health psychologists, Leonard A. Doerfler, Jerry C. Parker, and Robert L. Karol

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College women coping with depression, Leonard A. Doerfler and C. Steven Richards

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Addressing the borderline's repetitive misuse of the state hospital, Jeffrey L. Geller and Merle Brandzel

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Barriers to informed consent, Charles W. Lidz, Alan Meisel, Marian Osterweis, Janice L. Holden, John H. Marx, and Mark R. Munetz

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Outcomes of father involvement in pregnancy and birth, Joanne Nicholson, Nancy Fohrell Gist, Robert P. Klein, and Kay Standley

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Psychological factors that influence self-reported pain, Jerry C. Parker, Leonard A. Doerfler, Heather A. Tatten, and John E. Hewett

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Assessing disulfiram compliance: validational study of an abbreviated breath test procedure, Robert G. Rychtarik, Patrick O. Smith, Stanton L. Jones, Leonard A. Doerfler, Ray Hale, and Donald M. Prue

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Platelet MAO activity and the dexamethasone suppression test in depressed patients, Alan F. Schatzberg, Paul J. Orsulak, Anthony J. Rothschild, Melinda S. Salomon, Jan E. Lerbinger, Patricia P. Kizuka, Jonathan O. Cole, and Joseph J. Schildkraut

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The dexamethasone suppression test: identification of subtypes of depression, Alan F. Schatzberg, Anthony J. Rothschild, Julie B. Stahl, Thomas C. Bond, Alan H. Rosenbaum, Sten B. Lofgren, Robert A. MacLaughlin, Mary A. Sullivan, and Jonathan O. Cole

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Confidentiality in psychiatry: a study of the patient's view, Donald Schmid, Paul S. Appelbaum, Loren H. Roth, and Charles W. Lidz

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The community competence scale: preliminary reliability and validity, H. R. Searight, J. M. Oliver, and Thomas Grisso

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Family planning and female sterilization in the United States, Thomas M. Shapiro, William H. Fisher, and Augusto Diana

Publications from 1982

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The therapeutic misconception: informed consent in psychiatric research, Paul S. Appelbaum, Loren H. Roth, and Charles W. Lidz

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State hospital patients and their medication--do they know what they take, Jeffrey L. Geller

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Sustaining treatment with the hospitalized patient who refuses treatment, Jeffrey L. Geller

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Competency to decide about treatment or research: an overview of some empirical data, Loren H. Roth, Charles W. Lidz, Alan Meisel, Paul H. Soloff, Kenneth Kaufman, Duane G. Spiker, and F. Gordon Foster

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Combining treatments for depression, Anthony J. Rothschild

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Fluctuating postdexamethasone cortisol levels in a patient with melancholia, Anthony J. Rothschild and Alan F. Schatzberg

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The dexamethasone suppression test as a discriminator among subtypes of psychotic patients, Anthony J. Rothschild, Alan F. Schatzberg, Alan H. Rosenbaum, Julie B. Stahl, and Jonathan O. Cole

Publications from 1981

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Psychological research on depression: A methodological review, Leonard A. Doerfler

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Self-initiated attempts to cope with depression, Leonard A. Doerfler and C. Steven Richards

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Juveniles' Waiver of Rights: Legal and Psychological Competence, Thomas Grisso

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Informed consent and patient decisionmaking: the reasoning of law and psychiatry, Caroline L. Kaufmann, Loren H. Roth, Charles W. Lidz, and Alan Meisel

The combined use of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy in a depressed outpatient, Anthony J. Rothschild

Publications from 1980

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On being ethical in legal places, Patricia Anderten, Valerie Staulcup, and Thomas Grisso

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The rights of juveniles in "voluntary" psychiatric commitments: some empirical observations, Charles W. Lidz, E. Gross, Alan Meisel, and Loren H. Roth

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Heroin, Deviance and Morality, Charles W. Lidz and Andrew L. Walker

Publications from 1978

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The process of criminal commitment for pretrial psychiatric examination: an evaluation, Jeffrey L. Geller and Eric D. Lister

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Minors' consent to treatment: a developmental perspective, Thomas Grisso and Linda Vierling

Publications from 1977

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Gas-phase pyrolysis of phenyltrimethylsilyldiazomethane. Intramolecular chemistry of phenyltrimethylsilylcarbene, Wataru Ando, Akira Sekiguchi, Anthony J. Rothschild, Robert R. Gallucci, Maitland Jones Jr., Thomas J. Barton, and John A. Kilgour

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Toward a model of the legal doctrine of informed consent, Alan Meisel, Loren H. Roth, and Charles W. Lidz

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Tests of competency to consent to treatment, Loren H. Roth, Alan Meisel, and Charles W. Lidz

Publications from 1975

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Alleged intermediacy of a silacyclopropane in the pyrolysis of phenyltrimethylsilyldiazomethane, Thomas J. Barton, John A. Kilgour, Robert G. Gallucci, Anthony J. Rothschild, Joel Slutsky, Anthony D. Wolf, and Maitland Jones Jr.

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Treatment of anorexia nervosa by the integration of behavior therapy and psychotherapy, Jeffrey L. Geller

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Characteristics of institutionalized delinquents in conflict about their release, Thomas Grisso

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Heroin maintenance and heroin control, Charles W. Lidz

Publications from 1973

Prediction of action- and thought-oriented response: behavioral style or situational demand, Thomas Grisso

Publications from 1972

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MMPI profiles in hospitalized psychiatric patients and their families, Bertram J. Cohler, Justin L. Weiss, Henry U. Grunebaum, Charles W. Lidz, and Lyman C. Wynne

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The development of behavior therapy with autistic children: a review, Jeffrey L. Geller

Publications from 1971

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The action-thought dimension, social competence, and defense effectiveness, Thomas Grisso

Publications from 1967

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Test interference in a Rorschach-WAIS administration sequence, Thomas Grisso and Arnold Meadow