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PSYR 8346 Clinical Psychopharmacology: Welcome & Course Readings

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PSYR 8346 Required Course Readings

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Akincigil, A., Olfson, M., Siegel, M., Zurlo, K. A., Walkup, J. T., & Crystal, S. (2012). Racial and ethnic disparities in depression care in community-dwelling elderly in the United States. American Journal of Public Health, 102(2), 319–328.

Brown, E. S., Tirado, C., Minhajuddin, A., Hillhouse, M., Adinoff, B., Ling, W., . . . Thomas, C. (2010). Association of race and ethnicity with withdrawal symptoms, attrition, opioid use, and side-effects during buprenorphine therapy. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 9(2), 106–114.

Brown, R. T., & Sammons, M. T. (2002). Pediatric psychopharmacology: A review of new developments and recent research. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 33(2), 135–147.

Brunello, N., Armitage, R., Feinberg, I., Holsboer-Trachsler, E., Léger, D., Linkowski, P., . . . Mendlewicz, J. (2000). Depression and sleep disorders: Clinical relevance, economic burden and pharmacological treatment. Neuropsychobiology, 42(3), 107–119.

Campinha-Bacote, J. (2007). Becoming culturally competent in ethnic psychopharmacology. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 45(9), 27–33.

Clements, A. D., & Ermakova, A. V. (2012). Surrender to God and stress: A possible link between religiosity and health. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, 4(2), 93–107.

Cruz, L. N., de Almeida Fleck, M. P., & Polanczyk, C. A. (2010). Depression as a determinant of quality of life in patients with chronic disease: Data from Brazil. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 45(10), 953–961.

Depression: Newly developed treatment for severe grief shown more effective. (2005, July 2). Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week, 468.

Döpfner, M., Ose, C., Fischer, R., Ammer, R., & Scherag, A. (2011). Comparison of the efficacy of two different modified release methylphenidate preparations for children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a natural setting: Comparison of the efficacy of Medikinet® retard and Concerta®—a randomized, controlled, double-blind multicenter clinical crossover trial. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 21(5), 445–454.

dosReis, S., & Myers, M. A. (2008). Parental attitudes and involvement in psychopharmacological treatment for ADHD: A conceptual model. International Review of Psychiatry, 20(2), 135–141.

Filip, M., Alenina, N., Bader, M., & PrzegaliƄski, E. (2010). Behavioral evidence for the significance of serotoninergic (5-HT) receptors in cocaine addiction. Addiction Biology, 15(3), 227–249.

Friedman, R. A. (2012). Grief, depression, and the DSM-5. The New England Journal of Medicine, 366(20), 1855–1857.

Gatchel, R. J., & Oordt, M. S. (2003). Future trends and opportunities. In Clinical health psychology and primary care: Practical advice and clinical guidance for successful collaboration (pp. 235–246). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Hall, D. H., & Queener, J. E. (2007). Self-medication hypothesis of substance use: Testing Khantzian’s updated theory. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 39(2), 151–158.

Hall-Lipsy, E. A., & Chisholm-Burns, M. A. (2010). Pharmacotherapeutic disparities: Racial, ethnic, and sex variations in medication treatment. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, 67(6), 462–468.

Hughes, D. (2007). Innovative pharmacological fMRI methods can help diagnose and treat chronic pain. Neurology Reviews, 15(1), 19.

Jan, J. E., Espezel, H., Freeman, R. D., & Fast, D. K. (1998). Melatonin treatment of chronic sleep disorders. Journal of Child Neurology, 13(2), 98.

Johnson, M. O. (2011). The shifting landscape of health care: Toward a model of health care empowerment. American Journal of Public Health, 101(2), 265–270.

Julien, R. M. (2011). Psychopharmacology training in clinical psychology: A renewed call for action. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 67(4), 446–449.

Kallestad, H., Hansen, B., Langsrud, K., Ruud, T., Morken, G., Stiles, T. C., & Gråwe, R. W. (2012). Impact of sleep disturbance on patients in treatment for mental disorders. BMC Psychiatry, 12, 179.

Kaspereen, D. (2012). Relaxation intervention for stress reduction among teachers and staff. International Journal of Stress Management, 19(3), 238–250.

Kenemans, J. L., & Kähkönen, S. (2011). How human electrophysiology informs psychopharmacology: from bottom-up driven processing to top-down control. Neuropsychopharmacology, 36(1), 26–51.

Kennedy, G. J., & Marcus, P. (2005). Use of antidepressants in older patients with co-morbid medical conditions: Guidance from studies of depression in somatic illness. Drugs & Aging, 22(4), 273–287.

Klonoff, E. A. (2009). Disparities in the provision of medical care: An outcome in search of an explanation. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 32(1), 48–63.

Looby, A., & Earleywine, M. (2011). Expectation to receive methylphenidate enhances subjective arousal but not cognitive performance. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 19(6), 433–444.

Loonen, A. J. M., & Stahl, S. M. (2010). Functional psychopharmacology is the way to go in pharmacotherapy for psychiatric disorders. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 122(6), 435–437.

Lucas, P. (2012). Cannabis as an adjunct to or substitute for opiates in the treatment of chronic pain. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 44(2), 125–133.

McFadden, K. L., Healy, K. M., Hoversten, K. P., Ito, T. A., & Hernández, T. D. (2012). Efficacy of acupressure for nonpharmacological stress reduction in college students. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 20(4), 175–182

Morris, D. W., Budhwar, N., Husain, M., Wisniewski, S. R., Kurian, B. T., Luther, J. F., . . . Trivedi, M. H. (2012). Depression treatment in patients with general medical conditions: Results from the CO-MED trial. Annals of Family Medicine, 10(1), 23–33.

Murnane, K. S., & Howell, L. L. (2011). Neuroimaging and drug taking in primates. Psychopharmacology, 216(2), 153–171.

Mystakidou, K., Clark, A. J., Fischer, J., Lam, A., Pappert, K., & Richarz, U. (2011). Treatment of chronic pain by long-acting opioids and the effects on sleep. Pain Practice, 11(3), 282–289.

Niv, N., Shatkin, J., Hamilton, A., Unützer, J., Klap, R., & Young, A. (2010). The Use of Herbal Medications and Dietary Supplements by People with Mental Illness. Community Mental Health Journal, 46(6), 563-569. 

Nuijten, M., Blanken, P., van den Brink, W., & Hendriks, V. (2011). Cocaine addiction treatments to improve control and reduce harm (CATCH): New pharmacological treatment options for crack-cocaine dependence in the Netherlands. BMC Psychiatry, 11, 135–144.

Parsons, C., Hughes, C. M., Passmore, A. P., & Lapane, K. L. (2010). Withholding, discontinuing and withdrawing medications in dementia patients at the end of life: A neglected problem in the disadvantaged dying? Drugs & Aging, 27(6), 435–449.

Phelps, K. W., Howell, C. D., Hill, S. G., Seemann, T. S., Lamson, A. L., Hodgson, J. L., & Smith, D. A. (2009). A collaborative care model for patients with Type-2 diabetes. Families, Systems, & Health, 27(2), 131–140.

Pohl, M., & Smith, L. (2012). Chronic pain and addiction: Challenging co-occurring disorders. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 44(2), 119–124.

Read, J. P., Kahler, C. W., & Stevenson, J. F. (2001). Bridging the gap between alcoholism treatment research and practice: Identifying what works and why. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 32(3), 227–238.

Sato, K., Higuchi, H., Yoshida, K., Takahashi, H., Shimizu, T., & Watanabe, J. (2004). Milnacipran treatment of a terminally ill cancer patient with major depressive disorder. Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical & Experimental, 19(6), 431–432.

Shear, M. K. (2009). Grief and depression: Treatment decisions for bereaved children and adults. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 166(7), 746–748.

Sofuoglu, M., & Kosten, T. R. (2005). Novel approaches to the treatment of cocaine addiction. CNS Drugs, 19(1), 13–25.

Templer, D. I., Arikawa, H., & Gariety, P. C. (2004). Psychotropic drugs in terminally ill patients: A review of the clinical and research literature. Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, 49(3), 249–274.

Trafton, J., Martins, S., Michel, M., Lewis, E., Wang, D., Combs, A., . . . Goldstein, M. K. (2010). Evaluation of the acceptability and usability of a decision support system to encourage safe and effective use of opioid therapy for chronic, noncancer pain by primary care providers. Pain Medicine, 11(4), 575–585.

Vitiello, B. (2008). An international perspective on pediatric psychopharmacology. International Review of Psychiatry, 20(2), 121–126.

Walach, H., Nord, E., Zier, C., Dietz-Waschkowski, B., Kersig, S., & Schüpbach, H. (2007). Mindfulness-based stress reduction as a method for personnel development: A pilot evaluation. International Journal of Stress Management, 14(2), 188–198.

Wall, C. A., Oldenkamp, C., & Swintak, C. (2010). Safety and efficacy pharmacogenomics in pediatric psychopharmacology. Primary Psychiatry, 17(5), 53–58.

Warbrick, T., Mobascher, A., Brinkmeyer, J., Musso, F., Stoecker, T., Shah, N. J., . . . Winterer, G. (2011). Direction and magnitude of nicotine effects on the fMRI BOLD response are related to nicotine effects on behavioral performance. Psychopharmacology, 215(2), 333–344.

Ward-Zimmerman, B., & Cannata, E. (2012). Partnering with pediatric primary care: Lessons learned through collaborative colocation. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 43(6), 596–605.

Whitaker, L. C. (2007). Forces pushing prescription psychotropic drugs in college mental health. Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, 21(3/4), 1–25.

White, K. P. (2009). What psychologists should know about homeopathy, nutrition, and botanical medicine. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 40(6), 633–640.

Williams, M. J., & Adinoff, B. (2008). The role of acetylcholine in cocaine addiction. Neuropsychopharmacology, 33(8), 1779–1797.

Wolkove, N., Elkholy, O., Baltzan, M., & Palayew, M. (2007). Sleep and aging: 2. Management of sleep disorders in older people. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 176(10), 1449–1454.
 

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