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Adult Mental Health 2021: Thursday, April 29

April 29-30, 2021

Conference Brochure


Covid-19 and its Impact on the Brain and Mind: The Toll on Health Care Workers, Patients, and the General Public


Depressive and Anxiety Symptoms of Healthcare Workers in Intensive Care Unit Under the COVID-19 Epidemic: An Online Cross-Sectional Study in China.

Peng X, Meng X, Li L, Hu C, Liu W, Liu Z, Ma X, Xu D, Xing Z, Zhu Z, Liu B, Zhang L, Peng M.

Front Public Health. 2021 Mar 5;9:603273. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.603273. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 33748059 Free PMC article.


Psychosocial burden and working conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic in Germany: The VOICE survey among 3678 health care workers in hospitals.

Morawa E, Schug C, Geiser F, Beschoner P, Jerg-Bretzke L, Albus C, Weidner K, Hiebel N, Borho A, Erim Y.

J Psychosom Res. 2021 Mar 10;144:110415. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2021.110415. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33743398 Free PMC article.


Evaluating access to health and care services during lockdown by the COVID-19 survey in five UK national longitudinal studies.

Topriceanu CC, Wong A, Moon JC, Hughes AD, Bann D, Chaturvedi N, Patalay P, Conti G, Captur G.

BMJ Open. 2021 Mar 18;11(3):e045813. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-045813.

PMID: 33737441


Concerns, Perceived Impact, Preparedness in Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic and Health Outcomes among Italian Physicians: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Portoghese I, Meloni F, Galletta M, Piras I, D'Aloja E, Finco G, Campagna M.

J Prim Care Community Health. 2021 Jan-Dec;12:21501327211000245. doi: 10.1177/21501327211000245.

PMID: 33733901


UK advanced practice nurses' experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic: a mixed-methods cross-sectional study.

Wood E, King R, Senek M, Robertson S, Taylor B, Tod A, Ryan A.

BMJ Open. 2021 Mar 16;11(3):e044139. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-044139.

PMID: 33727270 Free PMC article.


The physical and mental health for the medical staff in Wuhan Huoshenshan Hospital during COVID-19 epidemic: A Structural Equation Modeling approach.

Wang J, Li D, Bai X, Cui J, Yang L, Mu X, Yang R.

Eur J Integr Med. 2021 Mar 10:101323. doi: 10.1016/j.eujim.2021.101323. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33723493 Free PMC article.


Personal protective equipment use by healthcare workers in intensive care unit during the early phase of COVID-19 pandemic in Italy: a secondary analysis of the PPE-SAFE survey.

Ippolito M, Ramanan M, Bellina D, Catalisano G, Iozzo P, Di Guardo A, Moscarelli A, Grasselli G, Giarratano A, Bassetti M, Tabah A, Cortegiani A.

Ther Adv Infect Dis. 2021 Feb 25;8:2049936121998562. doi: 10.1177/2049936121998562. eCollection 2021 Jan-Dec.

PMID: 33717482 Free PMC article.


Dealing With COVID-19 Patients: A Moderated Mediation Model of Exposure to Patients' Death and Mental Health of Italian Health Care Workers.

Portoghese I, Galletta M, Meloni F, Piras I, Finco G, D'Aloja E, Campagna M.

Front Psychol. 2021 Feb 24;12:622415. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.622415. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 33716888 Free PMC article.


Mental health of Health Care Workers (HCWs): a review of organizational interventions put in place by local institutions to cope with new psychosocial challenges resulting from COVID-19.

Buselli R, Corsi M, Veltri A, Baldanzi S, Chiumiento M, Lupo ED, Marino R, Necciari G, Caldi F, Foddis R, Guglielmi G, Cristaudo A.

Psychiatry Res. 2021 Mar 2;299:113847. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2021.113847. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33721785 Free PMC article. Review.


Covid-19 outbreak and health care worker behavioral change toward hand hygiene practices.

Huang F, Armando M, Dufau S, Florea O, Brouqui P, Boudjema S.

J Hosp Infect. 2021 Mar 11:S0195-6701(21)00099-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2021.03.004. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33716086 Free PMC article.

Session A - Essential Psychopharmacology for the Non-Prescriber, 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Correction to: Person-centered, non-pharmacological intervention in reducing psychotropic medications use among residents with dementia in Australian rural aged care homes.

Parajuli DR, Kuot A, Hamiduzzaman M, Gladman J, Isaac V.

BMC Psychiatry. 2021 Mar 17;21(1):159. doi: 10.1186/s12888-021-03141-1.

PMID: 33731055 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


Person-centered, non-pharmacological intervention in reducing psychotropic medications use among residents with dementia in Australian rural aged care homes.

Parajuli DR, Kuot A, Hamiduzzaman M, Gladman J, Isaac V.

BMC Psychiatry. 2021 Jan 13;21(1):36. doi: 10.1186/s12888-020-03033-w.

PMID: 33441109 Free PMC article.


Beyond Amitriptyline: A Pediatric and Adolescent Oriented Narrative Review of the Analgesic Properties of Psychotropic Medications for the Treatment of Complex Pain and Headache Disorders.

Windsor RB, Sierra M, Zappitelli M, McDaniel M.

Children (Basel). 2020 Dec 2;7(12):268. doi: 10.3390/children7120268.

PMID: 33276542 Free PMC article. Review.


Correction to: Safety of psychotropic medications in people with COVID-19: evidence review and practical recommendations.

Ostuzzi G, Papola D, Gastaldon C, Schoretsanitis G, Bertolini F, Amaddeo F, Cuomo A, Emsley R, Fagiolini A, Imperadore G, Kishimoto T, Michencigh G, Nosé M, Purgato M, Dursun S, Stubbs B, Taylor D, Thornicroft G, Ward PB, Hiemke C, Correll CU, Barbui C.

BMC Med. 2020 Sep 12;18(1):291. doi: 10.1186/s12916-020-01757-w.

PMID: 32919477 Free PMC article.


Safety of psychotropic medications in people with COVID-19: evidence review and practical recommendations.

Ostuzzi G, Papola D, Gastaldon C, Schoretsanitis G, Bertolini F, Amaddeo F, Cuomo A, Emsley R, Fagiolini A, Imperadore G, Kishimoto T, Michencigh G, Nosé M, Purgato M, Dursun S, Stubbs B, Taylor D, Thornicroft G, Ward PB, Hiemke C, Correll CU, Barbui C.

BMC Med. 2020 Jul 15;18(1):215. doi: 10.1186/s12916-020-01685-9.

PMID: 32664944 Free PMC article. Review.


Coming Off Prescribed Psychotropic Medications: Insights from Their Use as Recreational Drugs.

Schifano F.

Psychother Psychosom. 2020;89(5):274-282. doi: 10.1159/000507897. Epub 2020 Jul 2.

PMID: 32615566 No abstract available.


Acute and Persistent Withdrawal Syndromes Following Discontinuation of Psychotropic Medications.

Cosci F, Chouinard G.

Psychother Psychosom. 2020;89(5):283-306. doi: 10.1159/000506868. Epub 2020 Apr 7.

PMID: 32259826 Review.


Neighborhood Crime and Psychotropic Medications: A Longitudinal Data Linkage Study of 130,000 Scottish Adults.

Baranyi G, Cherrie M, Curtis S, Dibben C, Pearce JR.

Am J Prev Med. 2020 May;58(5):638-647. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2019.12.022. Epub 2020 Mar 12.

PMID: 32173163


Use of Psychotropic Medications by Older Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department After Fall-Related Injuries.

Kawakami C, Taira D, Prudencio J.

Hawaii J Health Soc Welf. 2019 Jul;78(7):240-244.

PMID: 31475253 Free PMC article.


Occurrence of psychiatric conditions, use of psychotropic medications and its relationship with postural balance in subjects with dizziness.

Pimentel BN, Santos Filha VAVD.

Codas. 2019 Jun 27;31(3):e20180111. doi: 10.1590/2317-1782/20182018111.

PMID: 31271579 English, Portuguese.

Session B - Tackling Avoidance: Understanding the Basic Neurobiology of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Neurobiology of suicidal behavior in combat veterans.

Sher L.

Braz J Psychiatry. 2020 Sep-Oct;42(5):465-466. doi: 10.1590/1516-4446-2020-0877.

PMID: 32267346 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


A resting-state network comparison of combat-related PTSD with combat-exposed and civilian controls.

Vanasse TJ, Franklin C, Salinas FS, Ramage AE, Calhoun VD, Robinson PC, Kok M, Peterson AL, Mintz J, Litz BT, Young-McCaughan S, Resick PA, Fox PT; STRONG STAR Consortium.

Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci. 2019 Sep 30;14(9):933-945. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsz072.

PMID: 31588508 Free PMC article.


Reframing PTSD for computational psychiatry with the active inference framework.

Linson A, Friston K.

Cogn Neuropsychiatry. 2019 Sep;24(5):347-368. doi: 10.1080/13546805.2019.1665994. Epub 2019 Sep 30.

PMID: 31564212 Free PMC article.


Glucocorticoid-induced leucine zipper "quantifies" stressors and increases male susceptibility to PTSD.

Lebow MA, Schroeder M, Tsoory M, Holzman-Karniel D, Mehta D, Ben-Dor S, Gil S, Bradley B, Smith AK, Jovanovic T, Ressler KJ, Binder EB, Chen A.

Transl Psychiatry. 2019 Jul 25;9(1):178. doi: 10.1038/s41398-019-0509-3.

PMID: 31346158 Free PMC article.


Neurobiology of Resilience: Interface Between Mind and Body.

Cathomas F, Murrough JW, Nestler EJ, Han MH, Russo SJ.

Biol Psychiatry. 2019 Sep 15;86(6):410-420. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2019.04.011. Epub 2019 Apr 17.

PMID: 31178098 Free PMC article. Review.


Behavioral and neural correlates of memory suppression in PTSD.

Sullivan DR, Marx B, Chen MS, Depue BE, Hayes SM, Hayes JP.

J Psychiatr Res. 2019 May;112:30-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2019.02.015. Epub 2019 Feb 26.

PMID: 30844595 Free PMC article.


Risk of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Major Depression in Civilian Patients After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A TRACK-TBI Study.

Stein MB, Jain S, Giacino JT, Levin H, Dikmen S, Nelson LD, Vassar MJ, Okonkwo DO, Diaz-Arrastia R, Robertson CS, Mukherjee P, McCrea M, Mac Donald CL, Yue JK, Yuh E, Sun X, Campbell-Sills L, Temkin N, Manley GT; TRACK-TBI Investigators, Adeoye O, Badjatia N, Boase K, Bodien Y, Bullock MR, Chesnut R, Corrigan JD, Crawford K, Diaz-Arrastia R, Dikmen S, Duhaime AC, Ellenbogen R, Feeser VR, Ferguson A, Foreman B, Gardner R, Gaudette E, Giacino JT, Gonzalez L, Gopinath S, Gullapalli R, Hemphill JC, Hotz G, Jain S, Korley F, Kramer J, Kreitzer N, Levin H, Lindsell C, Machamer J, Madden C, Martin A, McAllister T, McCrea M, Merchant R, Mukherjee P, Nelson LD, Noel F, Okonkwo DO, Palacios E, Perl D, Puccio A, Rabinowitz M, Robertson CS, Rosand J, Sander A, Satris G, Schnyer D, Seabury S, Sherer M, Stein MB, Taylor S, Toga A, Temkin N, Valadka A, Vassar MJ, Vespa P, Wang K, Yue JK, Yuh E, Zafonte R.

JAMA Psychiatry. 2019 Mar 1;76(3):249-258. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2018.4288.

PMID: 30698636 Free PMC article.


Stress reactivity after traumatic brain injury: implications for comorbid post-traumatic stress disorder.

Hoffman AN, Taylor AN.

Behav Pharmacol. 2019 Apr;30(2 and 3-Spec Issue):115-121. doi: 10.1097/FBP.0000000000000461.

PMID: 30640181 Free PMC article. Review.


The Neurobiology and Pharmacotherapy of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.

Abdallah CG, Averill LA, Akiki TJ, Raza M, Averill CL, Gomaa H, Adikey A, Krystal JH.

Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol. 2019 Jan 6;59:171-189. doi: 10.1146/annurev-pharmtox-010818-021701. Epub 2018 Sep 14.

PMID: 30216745 Free PMC article. Review.


Trauma, PTSD, and the Developing Brain.

Herringa RJ.

Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2017 Aug 19;19(10):69. doi: 10.1007/s11920-017-0825-3.

PMID: 28823091 Free PMC article. Review.

Session A - The More We Know: Using Mental Health Literacy to Decrease the Stigma of Mental Illness, 2:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.


A systematic literature review of existing conceptualisation and measurement of mental health literacy in adolescent research: current challenges and inconsistencies.

Mansfield R, Patalay P, Humphrey N.

BMC Public Health. 2020 May 1;20(1):607. doi: 10.1186/s12889-020-08734-1.

PMID: 32357881 Free PMC article.


Mental Health Literacy in Healthcare Students: An Expansion of the Mental Health Literacy Scale.

Chao HJ, Lien YJ, Kao YC, Tasi IC, Lin HS, Lien YY.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 Feb 4;17(3):948. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17030948.

PMID: 32033015 Free PMC article.


Online Learning Communities and Mental Health Literacy for Preschool Teachers: The Moderating Role of Enthusiasm for Engagement.

Hsu PC, Chang IH, Chen RS.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Nov 13;16(22):4448. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16224448.

PMID: 31766127 Free PMC article.


Mental Health Literacy in Young Adults: Adaptation and Psychometric Properties of the Mental Health Literacy Questionnaire.

Dias P, Campos L, Almeida H, Palha F.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Jun 23;15(7):1318. doi: 10.3390/ijerph15071318.

PMID: 29937509 Free PMC article.


Beyond Silence: A Randomized, Parallel-Group Trial Exploring the Impact of Workplace Mental Health Literacy Training with Healthcare Employees.

Moll SE, Patten S, Stuart H, MacDermid JC, Kirsh B.

Can J Psychiatry. 2018 Dec;63(12):826-833. doi: 10.1177/0706743718766051. Epub 2018 Apr 19.

PMID: 29673271 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.


The quality of mental health literacy measurement tools evaluating the stigma of mental illness: a systematic review.

Wei Y, McGrath P, Hayden J, Kutcher S.

Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2018 Oct;27(5):433-462. doi: 10.1017/S2045796017000178. Epub 2017 May 2.

PMID: 28462747 Free PMC article.


Do Web-based Mental Health Literacy Interventions Improve the Mental Health Literacy of Adult Consumers? Results From a Systematic Review.

Brijnath B, Protheroe J, Mahtani KR, Antoniades J.

J Med Internet Res. 2016 Jun 20;18(6):e165. doi: 10.2196/jmir.5463.

PMID: 27323907 Free PMC article. Review.


Mental Health Literacy: Past, Present, and Future.

Kutcher S, Wei Y, Coniglio C.

Can J Psychiatry. 2016 Mar;61(3):154-8. doi: 10.1177/0706743715616609.

PMID: 27254090 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


Successful Application of a Canadian Mental Health Curriculum Resource by Usual Classroom Teachers in Significantly and Sustainably Improving Student Mental Health Literacy.

Kutcher S, Wei Y, Morgan C.

Can J Psychiatry. 2015 Dec;60(12):580-6. doi: 10.1177/070674371506001209.

PMID: 26720827 Free PMC article.


Mental health literacy measures evaluating knowledge, attitudes and help-seeking: a scoping review.

Wei Y, McGrath PJ, Hayden J, Kutcher S.

BMC Psychiatry. 2015 Nov 17;15:291. doi: 10.1186/s12888-015-0681-9.

PMID: 26576680 Free PMC article. Review.

Session B - Integrating Cultural Principles in Treatment with Latinx Populations, 2:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.


Experiences of Latinx Individuals Hospitalized for COVID-19: A Qualitative Study.

Cervantes L, Martin M, Frank MG, Farfan JF, Kearns M, Rubio LA, Tong A, Matus Gonzalez A, Camacho C, Collings A, Mundo W, Powe NR, Fernandez A.

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Mar 1;4(3):e210684. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.0684.

PMID: 33704475


Telehealth treatment engagement with Latinx populations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Silva MA, Perez OFR, Añez LM, Paris M Jr.

Lancet Psychiatry. 2021 Mar;8(3):176-178. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(20)30419-3. Epub 2020 Oct 8.

PMID: 33038976 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


COVID-19 Pandemic among Latinx Farmworker and Nonfarmworker Families in North Carolina: Knowledge, Risk Perceptions, and Preventive Behaviors.

Quandt SA, LaMonto NJ, Mora DC, Talton JW, Laurienti PJ, Arcury TA.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 Aug 10;17(16):5786. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17165786.

PMID: 32785108 Free PMC article.


Differing interpretations of health care encounters: A qualitative study of non-Latinx health care providers' perceptions of Latinx patient behaviors.

Floríndez LI, Floríndez DC, Como DH, Secola R, Duker LIS.

PLoS One. 2020 Aug 6;15(8):e0236706. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0236706. eCollection 2020.

PMID: 32760146 Free PMC article.


Supporting Hispanic/Latinx Nurses During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Brief Report.

Cuellar NG, Archuletta C.

Hisp Health Care Int. 2020 Sep;18(3):125-126. doi: 10.1177/1540415320933724. Epub 2020 Jun 24.

PMID: 32580585 Free PMC article. No abstract available.


Barriers & facilitators to healthcare and social services among undocumented Latino(a)/Latinx immigrant clients: Perspectives from frontline service providers in Southeast Michigan.

Doshi M, Lopez WD, Mesa H, Bryce R, Rabinowitz E, Rion R, Fleming PJ.

PLoS One. 2020 Jun 5;15(6):e0233839. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0233839. eCollection 2020.

PMID: 32502193 Free PMC article.


Maternal Place of Birth, Socioeconomic Characteristics, and Child Health in US-Born Latinx Children in Boston.

Tang MN, Ettinger de Cuba S, Coleman SM, Heeren T, Sandel M, Chilton M, Frank DA, Huh SY.

Acad Pediatr. 2020 Mar;20(2):225-233. doi: 10.1016/j.acap.2019.09.005. Epub 2019 Sep 18.

PMID: 31541703 Free PMC article.


"Be careful!" Perceptions of work-safety culture among hired Latinx child farmworkers in North Carolina.

Arcury TA, Arnold TJ, Mora DC, Sandberg JC, Daniel SS, Wiggins MF, Quandt SA.

Am J Ind Med. 2019 Dec;62(12):1091-1102. doi: 10.1002/ajim.23045. Epub 2019 Sep 4.

PMID: 31483069 Free PMC article.


A randomized controlled trial of motivational interviewing tailored for heavy drinking latinxs.

Lee CS, Colby SM, Rohsenow DJ, Martin R, Rosales R, McCallum TT, Falcon L, Almeida J, Cortés DE.

J Consult Clin Psychol. 2019 Sep;87(9):815-830. doi: 10.1037/ccp0000428.

PMID: 31403817 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.


Stratified citizenship, stratified health: Examining latinx legal status in the U.S. healthcare safety net.

Van Natta M, Burke NJ, Yen IH, Fleming MD, Hanssmann CL, Rasidjan MP, Shim JK.

Soc Sci Med. 2019 Jan;220:49-55. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.10.024. Epub 2018 Oct 27.

PMID: 30391641 Free PMC article.

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