Consulting Services

Richard A. Brown, Ph.D.

Richard@DrRBrown.com www.DrRBrown.com

Post Office Box 381, New York, NY 10272-0381


Education:


Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology: Michigan State University

B.S.in Mathematics/Education: Illinois State University


Academic Appointments:


Formerly Professor of Psychology, Pediatrics and Psychiatry

University of Southern California


Formerly Professor of Psychology

University of Illinois Chicago


Visiting Professor

University of Exeter, Devon, UK


Administrative Experience:


Formerly Director of Training in Clinical Psychology

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles Univ. Affiliated Program


Formerly Director, William Healy School and Applied Research

Institute for Juvenile Research, Chicago IL


Founding Partner: LifeMax Clinics

Sold to Behavioral Medicine Associates and Johnson and Johnson


Selected Consultations:


Behavioral Medicine Associates

    Design of inpatient and outpatient programs in behavioral medicine, substance abuse, eating disorders, child, adolescent and adult psychiatry for hospitals in California, New York, and New Jersey

    Recommendations for improving structure of Mental Health Services in Sweden

    Design of diabetes self monitoring systems for the World Health Organization


Weight Watchers International

    Evaluation of internet based program for men


Healthwest

    Design of one day intensive health evaluation for women



Professional Journals and Peer Review Publications:

1.  Munjack, D.J., Brown, R.A., and McDowell, D.: Existence
    of hyperventilation in panic disorder with and without
    agoraphobia, GAD, and normals: implications for the
    cognitive theory of panic. Journal of Anxiety Disorders,
    7: 37-48, 1993.

2.  Munjack, D.J., Brown, R.A., Cabe, D., McDowell, D.,
    and Baltazar, P.: A naturalistic follow-up of panic
    patients after short term pharmacologic treatment.
    Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 13: 156-158, 1993.

3.  Munjack, D.J., Bruns, J., Baltazar, P.L., Brown, R.A.,
    Leonard, M. Nagy, R. Koek, R., Crocker, B., and Schafer,
    S.: A pilot study of buspirone in the treatment of
    social phobia. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 5: 87-98,
    1991.

4.  Brown, R.A., Munjack, D.J., and McDowell, D.:
    Agoraphobia with and without current panic attacks.
    Psychological Reports, 64: 503-506, 1989.

5.  Munjack, D.J., Brown, R.A., McDowell, D. and Palmer, R.:
    Therapist guesses in a double blind study: How blind is
    blind? Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 9: 2,
    148-149, 1989.

6.  Munjack, D.J., Crocker, B., Brown, R.A., Cabe, D.,
    Zulueta, A., McDowell, D., Palmer, R., Leonard, M., and
    Usigli, R.: Alprazolam, propranolol, and placebo in the
    treatment of panic disorder. Journal of Clinical
    Psychopharmacology. 9:1, 22-27, 1989.

7.  Brown, R.A.: The executive stress syndrome, Anxiety
    Disorders. 3: 3, 1988.

8.  Brown, R.A. and Munjack, D.J.: Fear of relaxation and
    WAIS picture completion scores. Psychological Reports,
    60: 1082, 1987.

9.  Munjack, D.J., Brown, R.A., and McDowell, D.: Comparison
    of social anxiety in patients with social phobia and
    panic disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease,
    75: 49-51, 1987.

10.  Brown, R.A. and Zeitlin, S.: Scared to relax, Anxiety
     Disorders, 1, 1: 6, 1986.

11.  Brown, R.A.: Anxiety control and breathing, Anxiety
     Disorders, 1, 2: 5, 1986.


12.  Brown, R.A. and Moss, G.: Reliability and validation of
     a psychiatric assessment instrument for the hospital
     treatment of adults. Psychological Reports, 51: 142,
     1982.

13.  Wright, D. and Brown, R.A.: Remission of chronic
     rumination and vomiting through reversal of social
     contingencies. Behavior Research and Therapy, 16: 134,
     1978.

14.  Brown, R.A. and Dash, J.: Nutrition students vs.
     dieters on a readiness to diet scale. Psychological
     Reports, 41: 1242, 1977.

15.  Dash, J. and Brown, R.A.: Development of a rating scale
     to predict success in weight reduction. Journal of
     Clinical Psychology, 33: 748, 1977.

16.  Brown, R.A. and Epstein, J.: Interaction of achievement
     level and reinforcing properties of daily grading
     systems, Education, 98: 131-134, 1977.

17.  Brown, R.A.: Behavioral intervention with feeding
     problems. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 3: 11-12,
     1975.

18.  Laws, R., Brown, R.A., Epstein, J. and Hocking, N.:
     Reduction of inappropriate social behavior in disturbed
     children by an untrained paraprofessional therapist.
     Behavior Therapy, 2: 519-533, 1971.

19.  Brown, R.A.: Interaction effects of social and tangible
     reinforcement. Journal of Experimental Child Psychiatry,
     12: 280-303, 1971.

20.  Johnson, S.M. and Brown, R.A.: Producing change in
     parents of disturbed children. Journal of Child
     Psychology and Psychiatry, 10: 107- 121, 1971.

21.  Brown, R.A., Pace, Z.S., and Becker, W.C.: Treatment of
     extreme negativism and "autistic" behavior in a six year
     old boy. Exceptional Children, 36: 115-122, 1969.

22.  Bakan, P. and Brown, R.A.: Attention - demand value of
     the Rorschach stimuli, Journal of Projective Techniques,
     31: 3-6, 1967.


Abstracts:

1.  Brown, R.A. Perceptual preference of the Rorschach
     inkblots, Dissertation Abstracts, 1965.


Monographs:

1.  Moss, G. and Brown, R.A.: Lifemax(TM) System for
     Success-in-Living(™), Behavioral Medicine Associates, New
     York NY, 1989.

2.  Moss, G. and Brown, R.A.: Behavioral Medicine: A Manual
     for Programed Patient/Staff Interaction, Behavioral
     Medicine Associates, Newport Beach CA, 1981.

3.  Moss, G. and Brown, R.A.: Alcohol and Substance Abuse:
     A Manual for Programed Patient/Staff Interaction,
     Behavioral Medicine Associates, Newport Beach CA, 1981.

4.  Moss, G. and Brown, R.A.: Adult Psychiatric
     Hospitalization: A Manual for Programed Patient/Staff
     Interaction, Behavioral Medicine Associates, Newport
     Beach CA, 1981.

5.  Moss, G., Brown, R.A., and Wright, D.: Psychosomatic
     Behavioral Medicine Program: A Procedural Manual,
     Behavioral Medicine Associates, Newport Beach CA, 1978.

6.  Moss, G. and Brown, R.A.: Adolescent Psychiatric
     Hospitalization: A Manual for Programed Patient/Staff
     Interaction, Behavioral Medicine Associates, Newport
     Beach CA, 1976 (Revised 1981).

7.  Brown, R.A.: Case Studies in Behavioral Intervention,
     National Teachers College, Evanston IL, 1967.


Books:

1.  Weizmann, R., Brown, R.A., Levinson, P., Taylor, P.:
     Piagetian Theory and the Helping Professions, University
     of Southern California, 1978.

2.  Brown, R.A. and Moss, G.: Mommy, Daddy, and Us Kids:
     Study Manual for Parents, Cine V.I.P., Orange CA, 1974


Book Chapters:

1.  Brown, R.A. and Epstein, J.: Encouraging achievement
     through positive grading practices. In Millman, H.,
     Schaefer, L., and Cohen, J.: Therapies for School
     Behavior Problems, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, 1980.

2.  Allen, M. and Brown, R.A.: Childhood. In Allman, L. and
    Jaffe, T.: Abnormal Behavior in the Life Cycle, Prentice
    Hall, NJ, 139-166, 1978.

3.  Allen, M. and Brown, R.A.: Adolescence. In Allman, L.
     and Jaffe, T.: Abnormal Behavior in the Life Cycle,
     Prentice Hall, NJ, 167-186, 1978.

4.  Brown, N.B. and Brown, R.A.: Physical aggression: A
     group approach with acting out boys. In Krumboltz, J.D.:
     Behavioral Counseling Techniques, Holt, Rinehart, and
     Winston, NY,174-180, 1976.

Assessment Instruments:

1. Brown, R.A. and Moss, G.: Clinical Assessment Inventory.
    Behavioral Medicine Associates, Newport Beach, CA, 1982.

2. Dash, J. and Brown, R.A.: Dash-Brown Readiness to Diet Scale.
    Incentive Systems, Marina Del Rey, CA, 1977


Videocassettes:

1.  Brown, R.A. and Crocker, B.: Advanced Techniques in
     Psychotherapy: A series of six 30 minute television
     Programs. Century Cable, Los Angeles, CA, 1988.

2.  Brown, R.A. and Stanford, G.: The Ten Second Difference,
     Videocassette. Rogers Cablesystems, Fullerton, CA, 1985.

3.  Brown, R.A.: Deep Relaxation, Videocassette. Central
     Information Service, Los Angeles, 1978.


Audiocassettes:

1.  Brown, R.A. and Stanford, G.: Urban Stress,
     Audiocassette. Orange County Today, KORG, 1985.

2.  Brown, R.A. and Moss, G.: Adolescent Treatment,
     Audiocassette. Search for Mental Health Radio Series,
     Forest Hospital Foundation, IL, 1978.


Film:

1.  Graham, R., Miller, J. Moss, G. and Brown, R.A.: Mommy,
     Daddy, and Us Kids, 50" Film. Cine V.I.P., Orange, CA,
     1974.

Additional Photography and Video Production:


 Off Broadway
Theater Photography, New York City


 Photography and Multimedia Production, Event Multi-image, Hollywood

 Supervisor of Video Production, University Affiliated Program CHLA

 Supervisor of Video Production, Institute for Juvenile Research

 Director of Photography, Illinois Wesleyan University


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