Publications

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Journal Publications

McLaughlin, K., Koenen, K. C., Bromet, E. J., Karam, E. G., Liu, H., Petukhova, M., Ruscio, A. M., Sampson, N. A., Stein, D. J., Aguilar-Gaxiola, S., Alonso, J., Borges, G., Demyttenaere, K., Dinolova, R. V., Ferry, F., Florescu, S., de Girolamo, G., Gureje, O., Kawakami, N., Lee, S., Navarro-Mateu, F., Piazza, M., Pennell, B.-E., Posada-Villa, J., ten Have, M., Viana, M. C., & Kessler, R. C. (2017). Childhood adversities and post-traumatic stress disorder: Evidence for stress sensitization in the World Mental Health Surveys. British Journal of Psychiatry, 211(5), 280-288. link

Koenen, K. C., Ratanatharathorn, A., Ng, L., McLaughlin, K., Bromet, E. J., Stein, D. J., Karam, E. G., Ruscio, A. M., Benjet, C., Scott, K., Atwoli, L., Petukhova, M., Lim, C. C. W., Aguilar-Gaxiola, S., Al-Hamzawi, A., Alonso, J., Bunting, B., Ciutan, M., de Girolamo, G., Degenhardt, L., Gureje, O., Haro, J.M., Huang, Y., Kawakami, N., Lee, S., Navarro-Mateu, F., Pennell, B. E., Piazza, M., Sampson, N., ten Have, M., Torres, Y., Viana, M. C., Williams, D., Xavier, M., Kessler, R. C., on behalf of the WHO World Mental Health Survey collaborators. (2017). Posttraumatic stress disorder in the World Mental Health Surveys. Psychological Medicine, 47(13), 2260-2274. link

Ruscio, A. M., *Hallion, L. S., Lim, C. C. W., Aguilar-Gaxiola, S., Al-Hamzawi, A., Alonso, J., Andrade, L. H., Borges, G., Bromet, E. J., Bunting, B., Caldas de Almeida, J. M., Demyttenaere, K., Florescu, S., de Girolamo, G., Gureje, O., Haro, J. M., He, Y., Hinkov, H., Hu, C., de Jonge, P., Karam, E. G., Lee, S., Lepine, J.-P., Levinson, D., Mneimneh, Z., Navarro-Mateu, F., Posada-Villa, J., Slade, T., Stein, D. J., Torres, Y., Uda, H., Wojtyniak, B., Kessler, R. C., Chatterji, S., Scott, K. (2017). Cross-sectional comparison of the epidemiology of DSM-5 generalized anxiety disorder across the globe. JAMA Psychiatry, 74(5), 465-475link

Khazanov, G. K., & Ruscio, A. M. (2016). Is low positive emotionality a specific risk factor for depression? A meta-analysis of longitudinal studies. Psychological Bulletin, 142(9), 991-1015. pdf

Benjet, C., Bromet, E., Karam, E., Kessler, R. C., McLaughlin, K. A., Ruscio A. M., Shahly, V., Stein, D., Petrukhova, M., Hill, E., Alson, J., Atwoli, L., Bunting, B., Bruffaerts, J., Caldas-de-Almeida, J. M., de Girolamo, G., Florescu, S., Gureje, O., Huang, Y., Lepine, J. P., Kawakami, N., Kovess- Masftey, V., Medina-Mora, M. E., Navarro-Mateu, F., Piazza, M., Posada-Villa, J., Scott, K., Shaley, A., Slade, T., ten Have, M., Torres, Y., Viana, M. C., Zarkov, Z., & Koenen, K. (2016). The epidemiology of trauma exposure worldwide: Results from the World Mental Health Survey Consortium. Psychological Medicine, 46(2), 327-343. pdf

Gentes, E. L., & Ruscio, A. M. (2015). Do negative appraisals of unwanted thoughts predict negative outcomes? A test of the effect of negative appraisals across thought types. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 6(1), 82-99. pdf

McLaughlin, K.A., Koenen, K.C., Friedman, M.J., Ruscio, A.M., Karam, E.G., Shahly, V., Stein, D.J., Hill, E.D., Petukhova, M., Alonso, J., Andrade, L.H., Angermeyer, M.C., Borges, G., de Girolamo, G., de Graaf, R., Demyttenaere, K., Florescu, S.E., Mladenova, M., Posada-Villa, J., Scott, K.M., Takeshima, T., & Kessler, R.C. (2015). Subthreshold posttraumatic stress disorder in the World Health Organization World Mental Health Surveys. Biological Psychiatry, 77, 375-384. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Gentes, E. L., Jones, J. D., Hallion, L. S., Coleman, E.S., & Swendsen, J. (2015). Rumination Predicts Heightened Responding to Stressful Life Events in Major Depressive Disorder and Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 124, 17-26. pdf

Gentes, E. L., & Ruscio, A. M. (2014). Perceptions of functioning in worry and generalized anxiety disorder. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 38, 518-529. pdf

Hallion, L. S., Ruscio, A. M., & Jha, A. P. (2014). Fractionating the role of executive control in control over worry: A preliminary investigation.Behaviour Research and Therapy, 54, 1-6. pdf

Kessler, R. C., Rose, S., Koenen, K. C., Karam, E. G., Stang, P. D., Stein, D. J., Heeringa, S. G., Hill, E. D., Liberzon, I., McLaughlin, K. A., McLean, S. A., Pennell, B. E., Petukhova, M., Rosellini, A. J., Ruscio, A. M., Shahly, V., Shalev, A. Y., Silove, D., van Ommeren, M., Zaslavsky, A. M., Angermeyer, M. C., Bromet, E. J., Caldas de Almeida, J. M., de Girolamo, G., de Jonge, P., Demyttenaere, K., Florescu, S. E., Gureje, O., Haro, J. M., Hinkov, H., Kawakami, N., Kovess-Masfety, V., Lee, S., Medina-Mora, M. E., Murphy, S. D., Navarro-Mateu, F., Piazza, M., Posada-Villa, J., Scott, K., Torres, Y., Viana, M. C. (2014). How well can post-traumatic stress disorder be predicted from pre-trauma risk factors? An exploratory study in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys. World Psychiatry, 13, 265-74. pdf

Hallion, L. S., & Ruscio, A. M. (2013). Should uncontrollable worry be excluded from GAD in DSM-5? A test of incremental validity. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 369-375pdf

Stein, D. J., Koenen, K. C., Friedman, M. J., Hill, E., McLaughlin, K. A., Petukhova, M., Ruscio, A. M., Shahly, V., Spiegel, D.,  Borges, G., Bunting, B., Caldas-de-Almeida, J. M., de Girolamo, G., Demyttenaere, K., Florescu, S., Haro, J. M., Karam, E. G., Kovess-Masfety, V., Lee, S., Matschinger, H., Mladenova, M., Posada-Villa, J., Tachimori, H., Viana, M.C., & Kessler, R. C. (2013). Dissociation in posttraumatic stress disorder: Evidence from the World Mental Health Surveys. Biological Psychiatry, 73, 302-312pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Seitchik, A. E., Gentes, E. L., Jones, J. D., & Hallion, L. S. (2011). Perseverative thought: A robust predictor of response to emotional challenge in generalized anxiety disorder and major depressive disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 49, 867-874pdf

Gentes, E., & Ruscio, A. M. (2011). A meta-analysis of the relation of intolerance of uncertainty to symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder, major depressive disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Clinical Psychology Review, 31, 923-933pdf

Hallion, L. S., & Ruscio, A. M. (2011). A meta-analysis of the effects of cognitive bias modification on anxiety and depression. Psychological Bulletin, 137, 940-958. pdf

Karam, E. G., Bromet, E., Ruscio, A. M., Stein, D. J., Lee, S., Shalev, A. Y., & Kessler, R. C. (2011). Reply to Nielssen and Large. Biological Psychiatry, 70, e23. pdf

Ruscio, J., Ruscio, A. M., Carney, L. (2011). Performing taxometric analysis to distinguish categorical and dimensional variables. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 2, 170-196pdf

Andrews, G., Hobbs, M. J., Borkovec, T. D., Beesdo, K., Craske, M. G., Heimberg, R. G., Rapee, R. M., Ruscio, A. M., & Stanley, M. A. (2010). Generalized worry disorder: A review of DSM-IV generalized anxiety disorder and options for DSM-V. Depression and Anxiety, 27, 134-147pdf

Crome, E., Baillie, A., Slade, T., & Ruscio, A. M. (2010). Social phobia: Further evidence of dimensional structure. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 44, 1012-1020. pdf

Karam, E. G., Andrews, G., Bromet, E., Petukhova, M., Ruscio, A. M., Salamoun, M., Sampson, N., Stein, D. J., Alonso, J., Andrade, L. H., Angermeyer, M., Demyttenaere, K., de Girolamo, G., de Graaf, R., Florescu, S., Gureje, O., Kaminer, D., Kotov, R., Lee, S., Lépine, J.-P., Medina-Mora, M. E., Oakley Browne, M. A., Posada-Villa, J., Sagar, R., Shalev, A. Y., Takeshima, T., Tomov, T., & Kessler, R. C. (2010). The role of Criterion A2 in the DSM-IV diagnosis of posttraumatic stress disorder. Biological Psychiatry, 68, 465-473. pdf

Ruscio, A. M. (2010). The latent structure of social anxiety disorder: Consequences of shifting to a dimensional diagnosis. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 662-671. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Chiu, W. T., Stein, D. J., & Kessler, R. C. (2010). The epidemiology of obsessive-compulsive disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication. Molecular Psychiatry, 15, 53-63pdf

Stein, D. J., Ruscio, A. M., Lee, S., Petukhova, M., Alonso, J., Andrade, L. H. S. G., Benjet, C., Bromet, E., Demyttenaere, K., Florescu, S., de Girolamo, G., de Graaf, R., Gureje, O., He, Y., Hinkov, H., Hu, C., Iwata, N., Karam, E. G., Lepine, J.-P., Matschinger, H., Oakley Browne, M.,Posada-Villa, J., Sagar, R., Williams, D. R., Kessler, R. C. (2010). Subtyping social anxiety disorder in developed and developing countries.Depression and Anxiety, 27, 390-403. pdf

Glantz, M. D., Anthony, J. C., Berglund, P. A., Degenhardt, L., Dierker, L., Kalaydjian, A., Merikangas, K. R., Ruscio, A. M., Swendsen, J., & Kessler, R. C. (2009). Mental disorders as risk factors for later substance dependence: Estimates of optimal prevention and treatment benefits. Psychological Medicine, 39, 1365-1377pdf

Lee, S., Tsang, A., Ruscio, A. M., Haro, J. M., Stein, D., Alonso, J., Angermeyer, M., Bromet, E., Demyttenaere, K., de Girolamo, G., de Graaf, R., Gureje, O., Iwata, N., Karam, E. G., Lepine, J.-P., Levinson, D., Medina-Mora, M. E., Browne, M. O., Posada-Villa, J., & Kessler, R. C. (2009). Implications of modifying the duration requirement of generalized anxiety disorder in developed and developing countries. Psychological Medicine, 39, 1163-1176pdf

Ruscio, A. M. (2009). Integrating structural and epidemiological research to inform the classification of psychopathology. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 18, 240-250. pdf

Ruscio, J., Brown, T. A., & Ruscio, A. M. (2009). A taxometric investigation of DSM-IV major depression in a large outpatient sample: Interpretable structural results depend on the mode of assessment. Assessment, 16, 127-144. pdf

Borges, G., Angst, J., Nock, M. K., Ruscio, A. M., & Kessler, R. C. (2008). Risk factors for the incidence and persistence of suicide-related outcomes: A 10-year follow-up study using the National Comorbidity Surveys. Journal of Affective Disorders, 105, 25-33. pdf

Ruscio, A. M. (2008). Important questions remain to be addressed before adopting a dimensional classification of mental disorders. American Psychologist, 63, 61-62. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Brown, T. A., Chiu, W. T., Sareen, J., Stein, M. B., & Kessler, R. C. (2008). Social fears and social phobia in the USA: Results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication. Psychological Medicine, 38, 15-28. pdf

Ruscio, J., & Ruscio, A. M. (2008). Categories and dimensions: Advancing psychological science through the study of latent structure. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 17, 203-207. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Chiu, W. T., Roy-Byrne, P., Stang, P. E., Stein, D. J., Wittchen, H.-U., & Kessler, R. C. (2007). Broadening the definition of generalized anxiety disorder: Effects on prevalence and associations with other disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication.Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 21, 662-676. pdf

Ruscio, J., Ruscio, A. M., & Meron, M. (2007). Applying the bootstrap to taxometric analysis: Generating empirical sampling distributions to help interpret results. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 42, 349-386. pdf

Borges, G., Angst, J., Nock, M. K., Ruscio, A. M., Walters, E. E., & Kessler, R. C. (2006). A risk index for 12-month suicide attempts in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R). Psychological Medicine, 36, 1747-1757. pdf

Kessler, R. C., Chiu, W. T., Jin, R., Ruscio, A. M., Shear, K., & Walters, E. (2006). The epidemiology of panic attacks, panic disorder, and agoraphobia in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication. Archives of General Psychiatry, 63, 415-424. pdf

Ruggiero, K. J., Resnick, H. S., Acierno, R., Carpenter, M. J., Kilpatrick, D. G., Coffey, S. F., Ruscio, A. M., Stephens, R. S., Stasiewicz, P. R., Roffman, R. A., Bucuvalas, M., & Galea, S. (2006). Internet-based intervention for mental health and substance use problems in disaster-affected populations: A pilot feasibility study. Behavior Therapy, 37, 190-205. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., & Holohan, D. R. (2006). Applying empirically supported treatments to complex cases: Ethical, empirical, and practical considerations. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 13, 146-162. pdf

Shear, K., Jin, R., Ruscio, A. M., Walters, E. E., & Kessler, R. C. (2006). Prevalence and correlates of estimated DSM-IV child and adult separation anxiety disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication. American Journal of Psychiatry, 163, 1074-1083. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Lane, M., Roy-Byrne, P., Stang, P. E., Stein, D. J., Wittchen, H.-U., & Kessler, R. C. (2005). Should excessive worry be required for a diagnosis of generalized anxiety disorder? Results from the US National Comorbidity Survey Replication. Psychological Medicine, 35,1761-1772. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., & Borkovec, T. D. (2004). Experience and appraisal of worry among high worriers with and without generalized anxiety disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 42, 1469-1482. pdf

Ruscio, J., & Ruscio, A. M. (2004). A nontechnical introduction to the taxometric method. Understanding Statistics, 3, 151-194. pdf

Ruscio, J., & Ruscio, A. M (2004). A conceptual and methodological checklist for conducting a taxometric investigation. Behavior Therapy, 35,403-447. pdf

Ruscio, J., & Ruscio, A. M. (2004). Clarifying boundary issues in psychopathology: The role of taxometrics in a comprehensive program of structural research. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 113, 24-38. pdf

Ruscio, J., Ruscio, A. M., & Keane, T. M. (2004). Using taxometric analysis to distinguish a small latent taxon from a latent dimension with positively skewed indicators: The case of Involuntary Defeat Syndrome. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 113, 145-154. pdf

Ruscio, A. M. (2002). Delimiting the boundaries of generalized anxiety disorder: Differentiating high worriers with and without GAD. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 16, 377-400. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., & Ruscio, J. (2002). The latent structure of analogue depression: Should the Beck Depression Inventory be used to classify groups? Psychological Assessment, 14, 135-145. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Ruscio, J., & Keane, T. M. (2002). The latent structure of posttraumatic stress disorder: A taxometric investigation of reactions to extreme stress. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 111, 290-301. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Weathers, F. W., King, L. A., & King, D. W. (2002). Male war-zone veterans’ relationships with their children: The importance of emotional numbing. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 15, 351-357. pdf

Ruscio, J., & Ruscio, A. M. (2002). A structure-based approach to psychological assessment: Matching measurement models to latent structure. Assessment, 9, 4-16. pdf

Borkovec, T. D., & Ruscio, A. M. (2001). Psychotherapy for generalized anxiety disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 62(Suppl. 11), 37-42. pdf

Ruscio, A. M. (2001). Predicting the child-rearing practices of mothers sexually abused in childhood. Child Abuse & Neglect, 25, 369-387. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., Borkovec, T. D., & Ruscio, J. (2001). A taxometric investigation of the latent structure of worry. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 110, 413-422pdf

Ruscio, J., & Ruscio, A. M. (2000). Informing the continuity controversy: A taxometric analysis of depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 109, 473-487. pdf

Ruscio, A. M., & Amabile, T. M. (1999). The effects of instructional style on problem-solving creativity. Creativity Research Journal, 12, 251-266. pdf

Weathers, F. W., Ruscio, A. M., & Keane, T. M. (1999). Psychometric properties of nine scoring rules for the Clinician-Administered Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Scale. Psychological Assessment, 11, 124-133. pdf

 

Authored Book

Ruscio, J., Haslam, N., & Ruscio, A. M. (2006). Introduction to the taxometric method: A practical guide. Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.

 

Book Chapters

Ruscio, A. M., Hallion, L. S., Demyttenaere, K., Lee, S., & Lim, C. C. W. (2018). Generalized anxiety disorder. In K. Scott, P. de Jonge, D. J. Stein, & R. C. Kessler (Eds.), Mental disorders around the world: Facts and figures from the WHO World Mental Health Surveys (pp. 79-92). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Ruscio, A. M., & Khazanov, G. K. (2017). Anxiety and depression. In R. J. DeRubeis & D. R. Strunk, Oxford handbook of mood disorders (pp. 313-324). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Kessler, R. C., Ruscio, A. M., Shear, K., & Wittchen, H.-U. (2009). Epidemiology of anxiety disorders. In M. M. Antony & M. B. Stein, Oxford handbook of anxiety and related disorders (pp. 19-33). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Kessler, R. C., Ruscio, A. M., Shear, K., & Wittchen, H.-U. (2009). Epidemiology of anxiety disorders. In M. B. Stein & T. Steckler, Current topics in behavioral neurosciences: Behavioral neurobiology of anxiety and its treatment (pp. 21-35). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.