Lab Publications

Journal Articles:

Price, J. L., MacDonald, H. Z., Adair, K. C., Koerner, N., & Monson, C. M. (in press). Changing beliefs about trauma: A qualitative study of cognitive processing therapy. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy.

Landy, M. S. H., Wagner, A. C., Brown-Bowers, A., & Monson, C. M. (in press). Examining the evidence for complex posttraumatic stress disorder as a clinical diagnosis. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma.

Shnaider, P., Vorstenbosch, V., Macdonald, A., Wells, S. Y., Monson, C. M., & Resick, P. A. (2014). Associations between functioning and PTSD symptom clusters in a dismantling trial of cognitive processing therapy in female interpersonal violence survivors. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 27, 526-534.

Fredman, S. J., Vorstenbosch, V., Wagner, A. C., Macdonald, A., & Monson, C. M.  (2014). Partner accommodation in posttraumatic stress disorder: Initial testing of the Significant Others’ Response to Trauma Scale (SORTS).  Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 28, 372-381. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2014.04.001

Belus, J. M., Wanklyn, S. G., Iverson, K. M., Pukay-Martin, N. D., Langhinrichsen-Rohling, J., & Monson, C. M. (in press). Do anger and jealousy mediate the relationship between attachment styles and intimate violence perpetration? Partner Abuse.

Shnaider, P., Pukay-Martin, N. D., Fredman, S. J., Macdonald, A., & Monson, C. M. (2014). Effects of cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for PTSD on partners’ psychological functioning. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 27, 129-136doi: 10.1002/jts.21893

Taft, C.T., Howard, J., Monson, C.M., Walling, S.M., Resick, P.A., & Murphy, C.M. (2014). “Strength at Home” intervention to prevent conflict and violence in military couples: Pilot findings. Partner Abuse, 5, 41-57. doi: 10.1891/1946-6560.5.1.41

Shnaider, P., Belus, J. M., Vorstenbosch, V., Monson, C.M., & Langhinrichsen-Rohling, J. (2014). The mediating role of attributions in the association between intimate relationship distress and depressive symptoms in a dating sample of undergraduate students. Family Journal, 22, 162-169. doi: 10.1177/1066480713513548

Iverson, K. M., McLaughlin, K. A., Adair, K. C., & Monson, C. M. (2014). Anger-related dysregulation as a factor linking childhood physical abuse and witnessing inter-parental violence to intimate partner violence victimization. Violence and Victims, 29, 564-578.

Wiltsey-Stirman, S., Shields, N., Deloriea, J., Landy, M., Belus, J. M., Maslej, M. M., & Monson, C. M. (2013). A randomized controlled dismantling trial of post-workshop consultation strategies to increase effectiveness and fidelity to an evidence-based psychotherapy for posttraumatic stress disorder. Implementation Science, 8. doi: 10.1186/1748-5908-8-82.

Feldner, M. T., Smith, R. C., Monson, C. M., & Zvolensky, M. J. (2013). Initial evaluation of an integrated treatment for comorbid PTSD and smoking using a nonconcurrent multiple baseline design. Behavior Therapy, 44, 514-528. doi: 10.1016/j.beth.2013.04.003

Rogojanski, J., Carney, C., & Monson, C. M. (2013). Interpersonal factors in insomnia: A model for integrating bed partners into cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 17, 55-64. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2011.03.031

Belus, J. M., Brown-Bowers, A., & Monson, C. M. (2012) Thinking about your thoughts: Investigating different cognitive change strategies. Current Psychology, 31, 423-432. doi: 10.1007/s12144-012-9155-0

Monson, C. M., Fredman, S. J., Macdonald, A., Pukay-Martin, N. D., Resick, P. A., & Schnurr P. P. (2012). Effect of cognitive-behavioral couple therapy for PTSD: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of the American Medical Association, 308, 700-709. doi: 10.1001/jama.2012.9307

Schumm, J. A., Fredman, S. J., Monson, C. M., Chard, K. M., & Greenwald, D. (2013). Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for PTSD: Initial findings for Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom male combat veterans and their partners. American Journal of Family Therapy, 41, 277-287. doi: 10.1080/01926187.2012.701592

Marx, B., Bovin, M. J., Suvak, M. K., Monson, C. M., Sloan, D. M.Keane, T. M. (2012). Concordance between physiological arousal and subjective distress among combat Veterans undergoing challenge testing for PTSD. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 25(4), 416-425. doi: 10.1002/jts.21729

Monson, C. M., Macdonald, A., Vorstenbosch, V., Shnaider, P., Goldstein, E. S. R., Ferrier-Auerbach, A. G., & Mocciola, K. E. (2012). Changes in social adjustment with cognitive processing therapy: Effects of treatment and association with PTSD symptom change.  Journal of Traumatic Stress,25 (5), 519-526. doi: 10.1002/jts.21735

Brown-Bowers, A., Fredman, S. J., Wanklyn, S. G., & Monson, C. M. (2012). Cognitive-Behavioral Conjoint Therapy for PTSD: Application to a couple’s shared traumatic experience. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 68(5), 536-547. doi: 10.1002/jclp.21850

Monson, C. M., Macdonald, A., & Brown-Bowers, A. (2012). Couple/family therapy for PTSD: A review to facilitate interpretation of the VA/DoD practice guideline. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 49(5), 717-728. doi: 10.1682/JRRD.2011.09.0166

Resick, P. A., Williams, L. F., Suvak, M. K., Monson, C. M., & Gradus, J. L. (2012). Long-term outcomes of cognitive-behavioral treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder among female rape survivors. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 80, 201-210. doi: 10.1037/a0026602

Macdonald, A., Monson, C. M., Doron-Lamarca, S., Resick, P. A., & Palfai, T. P. (2011). Identifying patterns of symptom change during a randomized controlled trial of cognitive processing therapy for military-related posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 24, 268-276.

Iverson, K. M., Gradus, J. L, Resick, P. A., Suvak, M. K, Smith, K. F, & Monson, C. M. (2011). Cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD reduces risk for intimate partner violence. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 79, 193-202. doi: 10.1037/a0022512

Monson, C. M., Fredman, S. J., Adair, K. C., Stevens, S. P., Resick, P. A., Schnurr, P. P., MacDonald, H. Z., & Macdonald, A. (2011). Cognitive-Behavioral Conjoint Therapy for PTSD: Pilot results from a community sample. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 24, 97-101. doi: 10.1002/jts.20604

Taft, C. T., Watkins, L. E., Stafford, J., Street, A., E., & Monson, C. M. (2011). Posttraumatic stress disorder and intimate relationship functioning: A meta-analysis. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 79, 22-33.  doi: 10.1037/a0022196

Fredman, S. J., Monson, C. M., & Adair, K. C. (2011). Implementing cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for PTSD with the newest generation of veterans and their partners. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 18, 120-130. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpra.2009.06.007

Dekel, R., & Monson, C. M. (2010). Military-related posttraumatic stress disorder and family relations: Current knowledge and future directions. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 15, 303-309. doi: 10.1016/j.avb.2010.03.001

Karlin, B. E., Ruzek, J. I., Chark, K. M., Eftekhari, A., Monson, C. M., Hembree, E. A.,…Foa, E. B. (2010). Dissemination of evidence-based psychological treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder in the Veterans Health Administration. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23, 663-673. doi: 10.1002/jts.20588

Hood, H. K., Antony, M. M., Koerner, N., & Monson, C. M. (2010). Effects of safety behaviors on fear reduction during exposure. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48, 1161-1169. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2010.08.006

Fredman, S. J., Monson, C. M., Schumm, J. A., Adair, K. C., Taft, C. T., & Resick, P. A. (2010). Associations among disaster exposure, intimate relationship adjustment, and PTSD symptoms: Can disaster exposure enhance a relationship?  Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23, 446-451. doi: 10.1002/jts.20555

Mattson, R. E., O’Farrell T. J., Monson, C. M., Panuzio, J., & Taft, C. T. (2010). Female perpetrated dyadic psychological aggression predicts relapse in a treatment sample of men with substance use disorders. Journal of Family Violence, 25, 33-42. doi: 10.1007/s10896-009-9267-y

Books/Book chapters:

Monson, C .M. & Shnaider, P. (2014). Treating PTSD with cognitive-behavioral therapies: Interventions that work. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Snyder, D., & Monson, C. M. (Eds.) (2012). Couple-based interventions for military and veteran families: Promoting individual and relationship well-being. New York, NY: Guilford.

Monson, C. M., & Fredman, S. J. (2012). Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder: Harnessing the healing power of relationships. New York, NY: Guilford.

Chard, K. M., Resick, P. A., Monson, C. M., & Kattar, K. A. (2009). Cognitive processing therapy therapist group manual: Veteran/ military version. Washington, DC: Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

Resick, P. A., Monson, C. M., & Chard, K. M. (2007, revised in 2008). Cognitive processing therapy: Veteran/ military version. Washington, DC: Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

Shnaider, P., & Milosevic, I. (in press). Habituation. In I. Milosevic & R. E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The psychology of irrational fear, an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO. 
 
Shnaider, P., & Milosevic, I. (in press). Clinical phobia: A case example. In I. Milosevic & R. E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The psychology of irrational fear, an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO.

Monson, C. M. & Fredman, S. J. (in press). Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder. In Snyder, D. K. & Lebow, J. Clinical Handbook of Couple Therapy (5th ed.). New York, NY: Guilford.

Wagner, A. C., Landy, M. S. H., Macdonald, A., & Monson, C. M. (in press). Adjunctive/conjoint therapies. In H. Friedman (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Mental Health 2nd Edition. Oxford, England: Elsevier.

Fredman, S. J., Shnaider, P., Pentel, K. Z., & Monson, C. M. (in press). Cognitive-behavioral couple therapy for the treatment of relationship distress. In S. Wilhelm, S. Sprich, & T. J. Petersen (Eds.), The Massachusetts General Hospital handbook of cognitive-behavioral therapy. New York, NY: Springer Science + Business Media.

Pukay-Martin, N., Fredman, S. J., & Monson, C. M. (in press). Couple therapy. In N. Ainspan, N., C. Bryan, & W. Penk (Eds.), The handbook of psychosocial interventions for veterans: A guide for the non-military mental health clinician. (pp. XX-XX). New York: Oxford.

Monson, C. M., Wagner, A. C., Macdonald, A., & Brown-Bowers, A. (in press). Couple treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder. In: U. Schnyder & M. Cloitre (Eds.), Evidence-based treatments for trauma-related psychological disorders (pp. xx-xx). New York, NY: Springer.

Galovski, T.E., Schuster Wachen, J., Chard, K.M., Monson, C.M., & Resick, P.A. (in press). Cognitive processing therapy. In U. Snyder & M. Cloitre (Eds.). Evidence-based treatments for trauma-related psychological disorders: A practical guide for clinicians. New York, NY: Springer.

Monson, C. M., Pukay-Martin, N . D., Fredman, S. J., & Macdonald, A. (2014). Terapia di coppia cognitivo-comportamentale nel trattamento del disturbo post-traumatico da stress  [Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder]. In V. Cigoli, D. Margola, M. Gennari, & D. K. Snyder (Eds.), Terapie di coppia: L¹Approccio integrativo e l¹approccio relazionale-simbolico [Couple therapy: The integrative approach and the relational-symbolic approach]. Milan, Italy: Franco Angeli.

Monson, C. M., Resick, P. A., & Rizvi, S. L. (2014). Posttraumatic stress disorder. In D. H. Barlow (Ed.), Clinical handbook of psychological disorders (5th ed.). New York, NY: Guilford.

Resick, P.A., Monson, C.M., & Rizvi, S.L. (2013). Posttraumatic stress disorder. In W.E. Craighead, D.J. Miklowitz, & L.W. Craighead (Eds.), Psychopathology: History, diagnosis, and empirical foundations (2nd ed.). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.

Monson, C. M., Fredman, S. J., Dekel, R., & Macdonald, A. M. (2012). Family models of posttraumatic stress disorder. In J. G. Beck & D. M. Sloan (Eds.), Oxford Handbook of Traumatic Stress Disorders. New York, NY: Oxford.

Monson, C. M., Fredman, S. J., & Riggs, D. R. (2012). Posttraumatic stress disorder and its comorbidities.   In D. K. Snyder & C. M. Monson (Eds.), Couple-based interventions for military and veteran families. New York, NY: Guilford.

Iverson, K. M., Monson, C. M., & Street, A. E. (2012). Dual combat and sexual trauma during military service. In M.P. Duckworth & V.M. Follette (Eds.), Retraumatization: Assessment, treatment, and prevention (pp. 253-281). New York, NY: Rutledge.

Taft, C. T., Walling, S. M., Howard, J. M., & Monson, C. M. (2011). Trauma, PTSD and partner violence in military families. In S. MacDermid Wadsworth & D. Riggs (Eds.), U.S. military families under stress (pp. 195-212). New York, NY: Springer.

Monson, C. M., Fredman, S. J., & Taft, C. T. (2011). Couple and family issues and interventions for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. In J. Ruzek, P. P. Schnurr, J. J. Vasterling, & M. J. Friedman (Eds.), Caring for Veterans with Deployment-Related Stress Disorders. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Monson, C. M., Fredman, S. J., & Dekel, R. (2010).  Posttraumatic stress disorder in an interpersonal context.  In J. G. Beck (Ed.).  Interpersonal processes in the anxiety disorders:  Implications for understanding psychopathology and treatment (pp. 179-208).  Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.