Department of Psychiatry

Penn Behavioral Health

CTSA Article Library

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Cahill, S. P., Foa, E. B., Hembree, E. A., Marshall, R. D., & Nacash, N. (2006). Dissemination of exposure therapy in the treatment of PTSD.  Journal of Traumatic Stress, 19, 5, 597-610.
  • Cahill, S. P., & Foa, E. B. (2007) Psychological theories of posttraumatic stress disorder. In M. J. Friedman, T. M. Keane, & P. A. Resick (Eds.), PTSD: Science and practice - A comprehensive handbook. New York: Guilford.
  • Rothbaum, B.O., Cahill, S.P., Foa, E.B., Davidson, J.R.T., Compton, J., Connor, K., Astin, M., & Hahn, C. (2006). Augmentation of sertraline with prolonged exposure in the treatment of PTSD. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 19, 625-628.
  • Nacasch, N., Foa, E.B., Fostick, L., Polliack, M., Dinstein, Y., Tzur, D., Levy, P., & Zohar, J. (2007) Prolonged exposure therapy for chronic combat-related PTSD: a case report of five Veterans. CNS Spectrum, Vol. 12, 9, 690-695.
  • Riggs, D.S. & Foa, E.B. (2007). Treatment for comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder and substance use disorders. In S. Stewart and P. Conrod (Eds.) Comorbid anxiety and substance use disorders: Theoretcal and treatment issues. New York: Springer.
  • Tolin, D. F. & Foa, E. B. (2006). Sex differences in posttraumatic stress disorder: A quantitative review of 25 years of research. Psychological Bulletin, 132, 6, 959-992.
  • Van Minnen, A., & Foa, E.B. (2006) The Effect of Imaginal Exposure Length on Outcome of Treatment for PTSD. Journal of Traumatic Stress,19, 4, 1-12. 

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

  • Abramowitz JS, Foa EB, Franklin M. (2003). Exposure and ritual prevention for obsessive-compulsive disorder: effects of intensive versus twice-weekly sessions. J Consult Clin Psychol; 71: 394-398.
  • Foa, E. B.,  Liebowitz, M. R., Kozak, M. J., Davies, S., Campeas, R., Franklin, M. E., Huppert, J. D., Kjernisted, K., Rowan, V.,  Schmidt, A. B., Simpson, H. B., Tu, X. Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Exposure and Ritual Prevention, Clomipramine, and Their Combination in the Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. American Journal of Psychiatry 2005; 162(1): 151-161.
  • Franklin ME, Abramowitz JS, Bux DA Jr, Zoellner LA, Feeny NC. (2002). Cognitive-behavioral therapy with and without medication in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Prof Psychol Res Pr; 33:162-168.
  • Hembree EA, Riggs DS, Kozak MJ, Franklin ME, Foa EB. (2003). Longterm efficacy of exposure and ritual prevention therapy and serotonergic medications for obsessive-compulsive disorder. CNS Spectrum; 8:363-371, 381.
  • Simpson HB, Foa EB, Liebowitz MR, et al. (2008). A Randomized Controlled Trial of CBT for Augmenting Pharmacotherapy in OCD, Am J Psychiatry in Advance, 1-10. 

Pediatric OCD

  • Freeman, J. B., Choate-Summers, M. L., Moore, P. S., Garcia, A. M., Sapyta, J. J., Leonard, H. L., & Franklin, M. E.(2007). Cognitive behavioral treatment of young children with obsessive compulsive disorder. Biological Psychiatry, 61, 337-343. 
  • March, J. S., Franklin, M. E., Leonard, H., Garcia, A., Moore, P., Freeman, J., & Foa, E. B. (2007). Tics moderate the treatment outcome with sertraline but not CBT in pediatric OCD. Biological Psychiatry, 61, 344-347. 


  • Keuthen, N. J., Flessner, C. A., Woods, D. W., Franklin, M. E., Stein, D. J., Cashin, S. E., & The Trichotillomania Learning Center Scientific Advisory Board (2007). Factor analysis of the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Hairpulling Scale. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 62, 707-709.
  • Flessner, C., A., Woods, D. W., Franklin, M. E., Keuthen, N. J., Piacentini, J. C., Cashin, S. E., Moore, P. S., & The Trichotillomania Learning Center Scientific Advisory Board (2007). The Milwaukee Inventory for Styles of Trichotillomania-Child Version (MIST-C): The assessment of pulling subtypes in children and adolescents. Behavior Modification. 
  • Flessner, C., A., Woods, D. W., Franklin, M. E., Keuthen, N. J., Cashin, S. E. (2008). The Milwaukee Inventory for Subtypes of Trichotillomania-Adult Version (MIST-A): Development of an Instrument for the Assessment of “Focused” and “Automatic” Hair Pulling. J Psychopathol Behav Assess, 30:20-30. 
  • Hajcak, G., Franklin, M. E., Simons, R. F., & Keuthen, N. J. (2006). Hairpulling and skin picking in a large college sample: Prevalence and relationship to affective distress and obsessive-compulsive symptoms. Journal of Psychopathology & Behavioral Assessment, 28, 179-187. 
  • Woods, D., Flessner, C., Franklin, M., Keuthen, N., Goodwin, R., Stein, D., Walther, M., & Trichotillomania Scientific Advisory Board (2006). The Trichotillomania Impact Project (TIP): Exploring phenomenology, functional impairment, and treatment utilization. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 67, 1877-1888. 
  • Woods, D. W., Flessner, C. A., Franklin, M. E., Wetterneck, C. T. Walther, M., Anderson, E., & Cardona, D. (2006). Understanding and treating trichotillomania: What we know and what we don’t know. Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 29, 487-501. 

Body Dysmorphic Disorder

  • Creland, C. E., Franklin, M. E., & Sarwer, D. B. (2006). Body dysmorphic disorder and cosmetic surgery. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 118, 167e. 
  • Tolin, D. F., Franklin, M. E., Diefenbach, G. J., Anderson, E. and Meunier, S. A. (2007) Pediatric Trichotillomania: Descriptive Psychopathology and an Open Trial of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 36:3, 129-144. 

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