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Publications/Presentations (PTSD)

Dr. Weiss has published and delivered presentations at professional conferences, especially on different aspects of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Psychology Publications Relating to PTSD

Gore-Felton, C., Ginzburg, K., Chartier, M., Gardner, W., Agnew-Blais, J., McGarvey, E., Weiss, E., Koopman, C., & Spiegel, D. (2012 Feb 5). Attachment style and coping in relation to posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms among adults living with HIV/AIDS. Journal of Behavioral Medicine. To get the full article, click here.

Palesh, O. G., Looney, E., Batiuchok, D., Koopman, C., Ginzburg, K., Bui, M., Classen, C. C., Arnow, B., & Spiegel, D. (2008).  Empirical support for a conceptual model of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among survivors of child sexual abuse. In T. Richardson & M. V. Williams (Eds.), Child Abuse and Violence (pp.43-57). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers. Click here to access an excerpt of the article about PTSD and survivors of child sexual abuse.

Wong, M., Looney, E., Michaels, J., Palesh, O., & Koopman, C. (2006). A preliminary study of peritraumatic dissociation, social support, and coping in relation to posttraumatic stress symptoms for a parent’s cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 15, 1093-1098. PubMedID: 16548023.

Psychology Presentations Related to PTSD

Weiss, E. (2010, January) Repressive Coping Style as a Posttraumatic Adaptation. Presentation to trainees in the PCT program at SFVAMC.

Charvat, M., Weiss, E. (2009, November) Modified Version of the PTSD Checklist, Specific Version (PCL-S-M) Links Symptoms of Trauma to Specific Trauma, Paper session presented at the annual meeting of The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Atlanta, Georgia.

Karnik, NJ, Looney, E., Stemmle, P. (2006, August) Acute, Sub-acute, and Chronic Mental Health Conditions.  Presentation to the Santa Clara County Superior Court: Juvenile Mental Health Court.

Steiner, H & Looney, E. (2006, November) Repressive Adaptive Style in Incarcerated Delinquents: Survivors of Psychosocial Trauma. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Hollywood, CA.

Looney, E., Gardner, W., & Drescher, K. (2005, November).  Coping and Spirituality in Veterans with PTSD.  Poster session presented at the annual meeting of The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Toronto, Canada.

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