Publications

Publications:

Below is a list of the TCRG lab's recent publication, many of which are co-authored by students. Please feel free to contact Dr. McDevitt-Murphy for an electronic reprint!

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Luciano, M. T., Acuff, S. A., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Murphy, J. G. (in press). Behavioral economics and coping-related drinking motives in trauma exposed drinkers: Implications for the self-medication hypothesis. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology.

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Zakarian, R. J., Luciano, M. T., Olin, C. C., Mazzulo, N. N., Neimeyer, R. A. (in press). Alcohol use and coping in a cross-sectional study of African American homicide survivors. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse.

Derefinko, K. J., Linde, B. D., Klesges, R. C., Boothe, T., Colvin, L., Leroy, K., Little, M. A., Pasker, K., Murphy, J. G., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., et al., (in press). Dissemination of the brief alcohol intervention in the United States Air Force: Study rationale, design, and methods.Military Behavioral Health. doi: 10.1080/21635781.2017.1397569

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Luciano*, M. T., & Zakarian*, R. J. (in press). Use of ecological momentary assessment and intervention in treatment with adults. Focus: The Journal of Lifelong Learning in Psychiatry.

Derefinko, K.J., Hallsell, T.A., Isaacs, M.B., Salgado Garcia, F.I., Colvin, L.W., Bursac, Z., McDevitt-Murphy, M.E., Murphy, J.G., Little, M.A., Talcott, G.W., Klesges, R.C. (in press). Substance Use and Psychological Distress Before and After the Military to Civilian Transition. Military Medicine.

Acuff*, S. F., Luciano*, M.T., Soltis*, K. E., Joyner*, K. J., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E.,& Murphy, J. G. (in press). Access to environmental reward mediates the association between posttraumatic stress symptoms and alcohol problems and craving. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology.

Luciano*, M. T., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Acuff*, S. F., Bellet*, B. W., Tripp*, J. C., & Murphy, J. G. (2018). Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms improve after an integrated brief alcohol intervention for OEF/OIF/OND veterans. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice and Policy. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1037/tra0000378

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Luciano*, M. T., Tripp*, J. C., & Eddinger*, J. E. (2017). Drinking motives and PTSD-related alcohol expectancies among combat Veterans. Addictive Behaviors, 64: 217-222. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2016.08.029

Bellet*, B. W., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Thomas*, D. H., & Luciano*, M. T. (2017). The utility of the Personality Assessment Inventory in the assessment of posttraumatic stress disorder in OEF/OIF/OND veterans. Assessment. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1177/1073191116681627

Luciano*, M. T., & McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2017). Posttraumatic stress and physical health functioning: Moderating effects of deployment and postdeployment social support in OEF/OIF/OND Veterans. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.

Williams*, J. L., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Murphy, J. G., & Crouse, E. M. (2017). Postconcussive symptoms, PTSD, and medical disease burden in treatment seeking OEF/OIF/OND veterans. Military Medicine, 182, e1645-e1650. doi:10.7205/MILMED-D-16-0022

Soltis*, K. E., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Murphy, J. G. (2017). Alcohol demand, future orientation, and craving mediate the relation between depressive and stress symptoms and alcohol problems. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 41, 1191-1200. doi: doi:10.1111/acer.13395

Tripp*, J. C., & McDevitt‐Murphy, M. E. (2016). Trauma‐related guilt mediates the relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder and suicidal ideation in OEF/OIF/OND veterans. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. Online First.

Henschel*, A. V., & McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2016). How do aftermath of battle experiences affect returning OEF/OIF veterans?. Military Behavioral Health. Online First.

Tripp*, J. C., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Henschel*, A. V. (2015). Firing a weapon and killing in combat are associated with suicidal ideation in OEF/OIF veterans. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 8, 626-633.

Tripp*, J. C., & McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2015). Emotion dysregulation facets as mediators of the relationship between PTSD and alcohol misuse. Addictive Behaviors, 47, 55-60.

Tripp*, J. C., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Avery*, M. L., & Bracken*, K. L. (2015). PTSD symptoms, emotion dysregulation, and alcohol-related consequences among college students with a trauma history. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 11, 107-117.

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Fields*, J. A., Monahan*, C. J., & Bracken*, K. L. (2015). Drinking motives among heavy-drinking veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder. Addiction Research & Theory, 23, 148-155. doi:10.3109/16066359.2014.949696

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Williams*, J. L., Murphy, J. G., Monahan*, C. J., & Bracken-Minor*, K. L. (2015). Brief intervention to reduce hazardous drinking and enhance coping among OEF/OIF/OND veterans. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 46, 83-89. doi: 10.1037/a0036771

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Murphy, J. G., Williams*, J. W., Monahan*, C. M., Bracken-Minor*, K. L. & Fields, J. A. (2014). Randomized controlled trial of two brief alcohol interventions for OEF/OIF veterans. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 82, 562-568. doi: 10.1037/a0036714

Piazza-Bonin, E., Neimeyer, R. A., Burke, L. A., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Young, A. (2015). Disenfranchised grief following African American homicide loss: An inductive case study. OMEGA-Journal of Death and Dying,1-24. doi: 10.1177/0030222815573727

Possemato, K., McKenzie, S., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Williams, J. L., & Ouimette, P. C. (2014). The relationship between post-deployment factors and PTSD severity in recent combat veterans. Military Psychology, 26, 15-22. doi: 10.1037/mil0000027

Avery*, M. L., & McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2014). Impact of combat and social support on PTSD and alcohol consumption in OEF/OIF veterans. Military Behavioral Health, 2, 217-223. doi: 10.1080/21635781.2014.891433

Klesges, R. C., Talcott, W., Ebbert, J. O., Murphy, J. G., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Thomas, F., ... & Nicholas, R. A. (2013). Effect of the alcohol misconduct prevention program (AMPP) in Air Force technical training. Military Medicine, 178, 445-451. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-12-00400

Bracken-Minor*, K. L., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Parra, G. R. (in press). Subtyping nonsuicidal self-injurers: An application of latent variable mixture modeling. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment. doi: 10.1007/s10862-012-9306-5

Bracken-Minor*, K. L., & McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2014). Differences in features of non-suicidal self-injury according to borderline personality disorder screening status. Archives of Suicide Research, 18, 88-103. doi: 10.1080/13811118.2013.809040

Monahan*, C. J., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Dennhardt*, A. A., Skidmore, J. R., Martens, M. P., & Murphy, J. G. (2013). The impact of elevated posttraumatic stress on the efficacy of brief alcohol interventions for heavy drinking college students. Addictive Behaviors, 38, 1719-1725. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2012.09.004

Murphy, J. G., Yurasek*, A. M., Dennhardt*, A. A., Skidmore*, J. R., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., MacKillop, J., & Martens, M. P. (2013). Symptoms of depression and PTSD are associated with elevated alcohol demand. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 127, 129-136. 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2012.06.022

Lang, K., Murphy, J. G., Monahan*, C. J., Dennhardt*, A. A., Skidmore*, J. R., & McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2012). The role of positive consequences of alcohol in the relation between sensation seeking and drinking. Addiction Research & Theory, 20, 504-510. doi:10.3109/16066359.2012.667854

Thomas, K M., Orlando, M. J., Hopwood, C. J., Weathers, F. W., McDevitt-Murphy, M.E. (2012). Detecting feigned PTSD with the personality assessment inventory. Psychological Injury and Law, 5, 192-201. doi: 10.1007/s12207-011-9111-6

Monahan*, C. J., Bracken-Minor*, K. L., McCausland, C. M., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Murphy, J. G. (2012). Health-related quality of life among heavy-drinking college students. American Journal of Health Behavior, 36, 289-299. doi: 10.5993/AJHB.36.3.1

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Neimeyer, R. A., Burke*, L. A., Williams*, J. L. & Lawson, K. (2012). The toll of traumatic loss in African Americans bereaved by homicide. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 4, 303-311.

Williams*, J. L., Burke*, L. A., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Neimeyer, R. A. (2012). Response to loss and health functioning among homicidally bereaved African Americans. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 17, 358-375. doi: 10.1080/15325024.2011.635583

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Shea, M. T., Yen, S., Grilo, C. M., Sanislow, C. A., Skodol, A. E., & Markowitz, J. C. (2012). Prospective investigation of a PTSD personality typology among individuals with personality disorders. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 53, 441-450. doi: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2011.07.002

Williams*, J. L., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Murphy, J. G., & Crouse, E. (2012). Deployment risk factors and post-deployment health profiles associated with traumatic brain injury in heavy drinking veterans. Military Medicine, 177, 789-796.

Burke*, L.A. Neimeyer, R.A. & McDevitt-Murphy. M. E., Ippolito, M. R., & Roberts, M. J. (2011). Faith in the wake of homicide: Religious coping and bereavement distress in an African American sample. International Journal for the Psychology of Religion 21, 289-307.

Williams*, J. L., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Fields*, J. A., Weathers, F. W., & Flood, A. M. (2011). A comparison of multidimensional health profiles across three trauma-exposed diagnostic groups. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 33, 531-539.

Williams*, J. L., Monahan*, C. J., & McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2011). Factor structure of the PTSD checklist in a sample of OEF/OIF veterans presenting to primary care: Specific and nonspecific aspects of dysphoria. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 33, 514-522. doi: 10.1007/s10862-011-9248-3

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2011). Development of a cognitive-behavioral therapy approach to address co-occurring PTSD and alcohol misuse in OEF/OIF veterans. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 42, 40-46. doi: 10.1037/a0022346

Murphy, J. G., Pederson, A. A., Skidmore*, J. R., Martens, M. P., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E. (2010). Computerized versus motivational interviewing alcohol interventions: impact on discrepancy, motivation, and drinking. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 24, 628-639. doi: 10.1037/a0021347

Buscemi, J., Murphy, J.G., Martens, M.P., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Dennhardt*, A. A ., & Skidmore*, J. R. (2010). Help-seeking for alcohol use in college students: correlates and preferred methods. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 24, 571-580. doi: 10.1037/a0021122

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Murphy, J. G., Monahan*, C. J., Flood, A. M., & Weathers, F. W. (2010). Unique patterns of substance misuse associated with PTSD, depression, and social phobia. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 6, 94-110. doi: 10.1080/15504261003701445

Burke*, L.A. Neimeyer, R.A. & McDevitt-Murphy. M. E. (2010). African American homicide bereavement: Aspects of social support that predict complicated grief, PTSD, and depression. Omega, 61, 1-24. doi: 10.2190/OM.61.1.a

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Williams*, J. L., Bracken*, K. L., Fields*, J. A., Monahan*, C. J., & Murphy, J. G., (2010). PTSD symptoms, hazardous drinking, and health functioning among U.S.OEF/OIF veterans presenting to primary care. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23, 108-111. (Special issue focused on OEF/OIF Veterans)

Witkiewitz, K., Holmes, A., Ray, L. A., Murphy, J. G., Richardson, H. N., Chen. Y-C., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Cruz, M. T., & Roberto, M. (2009). Young investigator award symposium. Alcohol, 43, 499-508.

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Parra, G. R. Shea, M. T., Yen, S., Grilo, C. M., Sanislow, C. A., McGlashan, T. H., Gunderson, J. G., Skodol, A. E., & Markowitz, J. C. (2009). Trajectories of PTSD and substance use disorders in a longitudinal study of personality disorders. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 1,269-281.

Kelley, L. P., Weathers, F. W., McDevitt-Murphy, M.E., Eakin, D. E., & Flood, A. M. (2009). A comparison of PTSD symptom patterns in three types of civilian trauma. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 22, 227-235.

Flood, A.M, McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Weathers, F.W., Eakin, D. E., & Benson, T.B. (2009). Substance use behaviors as a mediator between posttraumatic stress disorder and physical health in trauma-exposed college students. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 32, 150-161.

Spirito, A. & Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies Postdoctoral Fellows. (2009). Alcohol Education Inventory- Revised: What every mental health professional should know about alcohol. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 37, 41-53.

Adkins, J.W., Weathers, F.W., McDevitt-Murphy, M.E., & Daniels, J.B. (2008). Psychometric properties of eight self-report measures of posttraumatic stress disorder in college students with mixed trauma exposure. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 22, 1393-1402.

Lanctot, J. Q., Stockton, M. B., Mzayek, F., Read, M., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Ward, K. D. (2008). Effects of hurricane Katrina on smoking and relapse. American Journal of Health Education, 39, 91-93.

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Weathers, F. W., Flood, A. M., Eakin, D. E., & Benson, T. (2007). The utility of the PAI and the MMPI-2 for discriminating PTSD, depression, and social phobia. Assessment, 14, 181-195.

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Weathers, F.W., & Adkins, J.W. (2005). The use of the trauma symptom inventory in the assessment of PTSD. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 18, 63-67.

McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Weathers, F.W., Adkins, J.W., & Daniels, J. B. (2005). Use of the personality assessment inventory in the assessment of PTSD in women. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 27, 57-65.

Murphy, J. G., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Barnett, N. (2005). Drink and be merry? Gender, life satisfaction, and alcohol consumption among college students.Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 30, 184-191.

Murphy, J. G., Benson, T. Vuchinich, R. E., Deskins, M., Eakin, D., Flood, A. M., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., & Torrealday, O. (2004). A comparison of personalized feedback for college student drinkers delivered with and without a motivational interview. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 65, 200 – 204.