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Journal Articles

    Youth and Adolescents

  • Hill, Ryan M.; Oosterhoff, Benjamin; & Kaplow, Julie B. (2017). Prospective identification of adolescent suicide ideation using classification tree analysis: Models for community-based screening. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 85(7), Jul 2017, 702-711
  • Miller, Adam Bryant; Eisenlohr-Moul, Tory; Giletta, Matteo; Hastings, Paul D.; Rudolph, Karen D.; Nock, Matthew K.; & Prinstein, Mitchell (2017). A within-person approach to risk for suicidal ideation and suicidal behavior: Examining the roles of stress, depression and abuse exposure. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 85(7), 712-722
  • Naicker, K. et. al. (2013). Social, Demographic, and Health Outcomes in the 10 Years Following Adolescent Depression, Journal of Adolescent Health, 52 (5) 532-538
  • Smith, KJ (2014). Longitudinal associations between fish consumption and depression in young adults, American Journal of Epidemiology 179 (10), 1228-1235

  • Altenstein-Yamanaka, David; Zimmermann, Johannes; Krieger, Tobias; Dörig, Nadja; & grosse Holtforth, Martin. (2017). Self-reported interpersonal problems and impact messages as perceived by significant others are differentially associated with the process and outcome of depression therapy. Journal of Counseling Psychology Vol 64(4), Jul 2017, 410-423
  • Brent, DA (commentary on study) (2013) Antidepressants Increase Risk of Behavioural Symptoms in Children and Adolescents with Depression or Anxiety, Evidence-Based Mental Health 17 (4)
  • Driessen, Ellen; Van, Henricus L.; Peen, Jaap; Don, Frank J.; Twisk, Jos W. R.; Cuijpers, Pim; Dekker, Jack J. (2017). Cognitive-behavioral versus psychodynamic therapy for major depression: Secondary outcomes of a randomized clinical trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 85 (7) 653-663.
  • Johansson, R. (2013). Choosing between Internet-based psychodynamic versus cognitive behavioral therapy for depression: a pilot preference study, BMC Psychiatry 13:268. doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-13-268
  • McClintock, Andrew S.; Perlman, Matthew R.; McCarrick, Shannon M.; Anderson, Timothy; & Himawan, Lina (2017). Enhancing psychotherapy process with common factors feedback: A randomized, clinical trial. Journal of Counseling Psychology Vol 64(3), Apr 2017, 247-260
  • Mergl, R (2011) Are treatment preferences relevant in response to serotonergic antidepressants and cognitive-behavioral therapy in depressed primary care patients? Results from a randomized controlled trial including a patients’ choice arm. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 80:1, 39-47
  • van Zoonen, K. et. al. (2014). Preventing the onset of major depressive disorder: A meta-analytic review of psychological interventions, International Journal of Epidemiology 43 (2): 318-329
    Depression & Physical Health

  • Bernstein, Emily E.; McNally, Richard J. (2017). Acute aerobic exercise hastens emotional recovery from a subsequent stressor. Health Psychology Vol 36(6), Jun 2017, 560-567
  • Gustad, L (2013). Symptoms of anxiety and depression and risk of acute myocardial infarction: the HUNT 2 study, European Heart Journal doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/eht387
  • Julien, D (2013). Longitudinal Associations Between Walking Frequency and Depressive Symptoms in Older Adults: Results from the VoisiNuAge Study, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 61 (12), 2072–2078
  • Kamen, Charles; Jabson, Jennifer M.; Mustian, Karen M.; & Boehmer, Ulrike (2017).Minority stress, psychosocial resources, and psychological distress among sexual minority breast cancer survivors. Health Psychology Vol 36(6), Jun 2017, 529-537
  • Lemogne, C. et. al (2013) Depression and the Risk of Cancer: A 15-year Follow-up Study of the GAZEL Cohort, American Journal of Epidemiology doi: 10.1093/aje/kwt217
  • Musser, A. (2012). Paternal Postpartum Depression: What Health Care Providers Should Know, Journal of Pediatric Health Care 27 (6) 479-485.
  • Shaffer, Kelly M.; Kim, Youngmee; Carver, Charles S.; & Cannady, Rachel S. (2017). Effects of Caregiving Status and Changes in Depressive Symptoms on Development of Physical Morbidity Among Long-Term Cancer Caregivers. Health Psychology. Jun 22, 2017, No Pagination Specified




  • Bryant, RA (2014). Prolonged grief: where to go after DSM-5? Current Opinion in Psychiatry 27 (1) 21-26
  • Camarena, B., Fresán, A., and Sarmiento, E., (2014). Exploring Personality Features in Patients with Affective Disorders and History of Suicide Attempts: A Comparative Study with Their Parents and Control Subjects, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2014, Article ID 291802
  • Ceccarini, M., Manzoni, G. M., and Castelnuovo G., (2014). Assessing Depression in Cardiac Patients: What Measures Should Be Considered?, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2014, Article ID 148256
  • Crona, L., Mossberg, A., and Brådvik, L., (2013). Suicidal Career in Severe Depression among Long-Term Survivors: In a Followup after 37–53 Years Suicide Attempts Appeared to End Long before Depression, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2013, Article ID 610245
  • Deshpande, S.S., Kalmegh, B., Patil, P.N., Ghate, M.R., Sarmukaddam, S., and Paralikar, V.P., (2014). Stresses and Disability in Depression across Gender, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2014, Article ID 735307
  • Fuller-Thomson, E., Battiston, M., Gadalla, T.M., Shaked, Y., and Raza, F., (2014). Remission from Depression among Adults with Arthritis: A 12-Year Followup of a Population-Based Study, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2014, Article ID 828965
  • Fuller-Thomson, E., Schrumm, M., and Brennenstuhl, S., (2013). Migraine and Despair: Factors Associated with Depression and Suicidal Ideation among Canadian Migraineurs in a Population-Based Study, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2013, Article ID 40148
  • Gordon, J (2009). Unstuck: Your Guide to the Seven-Stage Journey Out of Depression.New York: Penguin
  • Hoffman, B., (2014). An Overview of Depression among Transgender Women, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2014, Article ID 394283Knaus, WJ & Ellis, A (2012). The Cognitive Behavioral Workbook for Depression: A Step-by-Step Program. New York: Harbinger
  • Lewis, Bradley (2012). Depression: Integrating Science, Culture, and Humanities. New York: Routledge
  • Lingiardi, V and McWuilliams, N (2017). Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual: Second Edition. New York: Guilford
  • Marloes, MJG Gerrits, (2014). Pain, not chronic disease, is associated with the recurrence of depressive and anxiety disorders, BMC Psychiatry.
  • Mehta, S., Kumar Mittal, P., and Kumar Swami, M., (2014). Psychosocial Functioning in Depressive Patients: A Comparative Study between Major Depressive Disorder and Bipolar Affective Disorder, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2014, Article ID 302741
  • Sarokhani, D., Delpisheh, A., Veisani, Y., Taher Sarokhani, M., Esmaeli Manesh, R., and Sayehmiri, K., (2013). Prevalence of Depression among University Students: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Study, Depression Research and Treatment, Volume 2013, Article ID 373857
  • Teasdale, J, Williams, M and Segal, Z (2014).The Mindful Way Workbook: An 8-Week Program to Free Yourself from Depression and Emotional Distress. New York: Guilford
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