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A meta-analysis of cognitive remediation in schizophrenia.
- S. McGurk, E. Twamley, D. Sitzer, G. McHugo, K. Mueser
- Psychology, MedicineAmerican Journal of Psychiatry
- 1 December 2007
Cognitive remediation produces moderate improvements in cognitive performance and, when combined with psychiatric rehabilitation, also improves functional outcomes.
Update on Empirically Validated Therapies, II
Trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder in severe mental illness.
- K. Mueser, L. Goodman, D. Foy
- Psychology, MedicineJournal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
- 1 June 1998
PTSD was predicted most strongly by the number of different types of trauma, followed by childhood sexual abuse, and is suggested to be a common comorbid disorder in severe mental illness that is frequently overlooked in mental health settings.
Randomized trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy for chronic posttraumatic stress disorder in adult female survivors of childhood sexual abuse.
- A. McDonagh, M. Friedman, M. Descamps
- PsychologyJournal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
- 1 June 2005
CBT participants were significantly more likely than PCT participants to no longer meet criteria for a PTSD diagnosis at follow-up assessments, and both CBT and PCT were associated with sustained symptom reduction in this sample.
Recent Victimization in Women and Men with Severe Mental Illness: Prevalence and Correlates
Results confirmed preliminary findings of a high prevalence of victimization in this population of women and men with SMI, and indicated the existence of a range of correlates of recent victimization, including demographic factors and living circumstances, history of childhood abuse, and psychiatric illness severity and substance abuse.
The Illness Management and Recovery program: rationale, development, and preliminary findings.
- K. Mueser, P. Meyer, D. Penn, R. Clancy, D. Clancy, M. Salyers
- Psychology, MedicineSchizophrenia bulletin
- 1 October 2006
Pilot data from the United States and Australia are presented on the effects of individual-based and group-based treatment over the 9-month program and over a 3-month follow-up and support the feasibility and promise of the IMR program.
Models of community care for severe mental illness: a review of research on case management.
The findings in terms of the need for specialization of ACT or ICM teams to address social and vocational functioning and substance abuse are discussed, including evaluating implementation fidelity, exploring patient predictors of improvement, and evaluating the role of the helping alliance in mediating outcome.
Implementing evidence-based practices in routine mental health service settings.
The authors discuss common concerns about the use of evidence-based practices, such as whether ethical values have a role in shaping such practices and how to deal with clinical situations for which no scientific evidence exists.
Trauma, PTSD, and the course of severe mental illness: an interactive model