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COVID-19 and Anxiety Sensitivity Across Two Studies in Argentina: Associations with COVID-19 Worry, Symptom Severity, Anxiety, and Functional Impairment.

Andrew H Rogers, Daniel Bogiaizian, Patricio López Salazar, Adrian Solari, Lorra Garey, Brienna M Fogle, Norman B Schmidt, Michael J Zvolensky,

<h4>Background</h4>The novel 2019 SARS2-Coronavirus (COVID-19) has had a devastating physical health, mental health, and economic impact, causing millions of infections and hundreds of thousands of deaths. While COVID-19 has impacted the entire world, COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted low-income countries, particularly in South America, causing not only increased mortality but also ... Read more >>

Cognit Ther Res (Cognitive therapy and research)
[2021, :1-11]

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Difficulties regulating positive and negative emotions in relation to coping motives for alcohol use and alcohol problems among hazardous drinkers.

Daniel J Paulus, Luke F Heggeness, Amanda M Raines, Michael J Zvolensky,

<h4>Objective</h4>Hazardous drinking is a prevalent form of alcohol misuse. Past research has examined emotion regulation difficulties as a risk factor for hazardous drinking; however, the majority of prior studies have focused on regulation of negative emotions. Recent work has implicated difficulties regulating positive emotions in relation to alcohol misuse, yet, ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2021, 115:106781]

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Exploring transdiagnostic processes for chronic pain and opioid misuse among two studies of adults with chronic pain.

Andrew H Rogers, Lorra Garey, Nicholas P Allan, Michael J Zvolensky,

Chronic pain is a significant public health problem associated with functional impairment, increased medical expenditures, and opioid misuse. Recent work has suggested that certain transdiagnostic psychosocial factors may be more important than pain intensity to better understand pain and opioid outcomes. Specifically, pain-related anxiety, anxiety sensitivity, emotion dysregulation, and distress ... Read more >>

Behav Res Ther (Behaviour research and therapy)
[2021, 136:103786]

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Understanding hazardous drinking and suicidal ideation and suicide risk among college students: anxiety sensitivity as an explanatory factor.

Daniel J Paulus, Daniel W Capron, Michael J Zvolensky,

Suicide is a leading cause of death among college students. Although previous work indicates that the (hazardous) use of alcohol contributes to suicidal ideation/risk, little work has examined potential underlying explanatory factors. One example is anxiety sensitivity (AS). The current study evaluated whether AS explains associations between hazardous drinking and ... Read more >>

Cogn Behav Ther (Cognitive behaviour therapy)
[2020, :1-17]

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Main and Interactive Effects of Nicotine Product Type on Sleep Health Among Dual Combustible and E-Cigarette Users.

Christine J So, Jessica M Meers, Candice A Alfano, Lorra Garey, Michael J Zvolensky,

<h4>Background and objectives</h4>E-cigarette use is associated with concurrent use of combustible cigarettes among adults and may increase the risk of future combustible cigarette use in adolescents and young adults. Detrimental effects of combustible cigarette use on sleep health are well documented, but little is known about the additive effects of ... Read more >>

Am J Addict (The American journal on addictions)
[2020, :]

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Obsessive-compulsive symptoms and problematic alcohol use: The explanatory role of drinking motives.

Jafar Bakhshaie, Eric A Storch, Michael J Zvolensky,

The purpose of the present investigation was to examine the unique explanatory role of alcohol use motives above the effects of each other, using a multiple mediation model, for the relationship between obsessive-compulsive symptomatology and problematic alcohol use among a young ethno-racially diverse sample of college students with current (past-month) ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2021, 115:106734]

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The Role of Anxiety Sensitivity in the Relation Between Pain Intensity with Substance Use and Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms Among Smokers with Chronic Pain.

Michael J Zvolensky, Andrew H Rogers, Lorra Garey, Joseph W Ditre, Justin M Shepherd, Andres G Viana, Brooke Y Kauffman, Michael Businelle,

<h4>Background</h4>The additive effect of experiencing chronic pain in the context of nicotine addiction places smokers with chronic pain at elevated risk for experiencing physical and mental health problems. Isolating factors that explain linkages between pain and health-related outcomes among smokers with chronic pain is an important next step. Therefore, the ... Read more >>

Int J Behav Med (International journal of behavioral medicine)
[2020, 27(6):668-676]

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The relationship between sex-related alcohol expectancies and hazardous drinking among persons with HIV disease.

Andrew H Rogers, Clayton Neighbors, Carla Sharp, Thomas P Giordano, Steven P Woods, Michael J Zvolensky,

Hazardous drinking is a clinically significant problem among persons with HIV (PWH) disease, and is associated with a number of poor outcomes. Hazardous drinking among PWH is associated with risky substance use and sexual behavior, but little work has examined factors that may be associated with greater hazardous drinking and ... Read more >>

AIDS Care (AIDS care)
[2020, :1-7]

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Anxiety, Depression, and Opioid Misuse Among Adults With Chronic Pain: The Role of Anxiety Sensitivity.

Andrew H Rogers, Lorra Garey, Jafar Bakhshaie, Andres G Viana, Joseph W Ditre, Michael J Zvolensky,

<h4>Objectives</h4>The opioid epidemic is a significant public health problem largely driven by opioid prescriptions for chronic pain. Among those with chronic pain, anxiety and depressive symptoms have been linked to opioid misuse, and individual differences in anxiety and depressive symptoms among adults with chronic pain may be important for better ... Read more >>

Clin J Pain (The Clinical journal of pain)
[2020, 36(11):862-867]

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Anxiety sensitivity and pain intensity independently predict opioid misuse and dependence in chronic pain patients.

Tanya Smit, Andrew H Rogers, Lorra Garey, Nicholas P Allan, Andres G Viana, Michael J Zvolensky,

The United States (US) population consumes an estimated 68% of the world's prescribed opioids each year, and over 2 million adults in the US suffer from an opioid use disorder. Although chronic pain populations are among the highest risk segments of the general population for opioid misuse and dependence, there ... Read more >>

Psychiatry Res (Psychiatry research)
[2020, 294:113523]

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Pain-Related Anxiety among Adults with Obesity and Chronic Pain: Relations with Pain, Opioid Misuse, and Mental Health.

Andrew H Rogers, Brooke Y Kauffman, Lorra Garey, Gordon J G Asmundson, Michael J Zvolensky,

Obesity affect a significant proportion of the population in the United States, and is associated with numerous health consequences including anxiety, depression, and chronic pain. Additionally, pain among adults with obesity has been associated with greater mental health problems and substance use problems. Yet little work has examined psychological vulnerability ... Read more >>

Behav Med (Behavioral medicine (Washington, D.C.))
[2020, :1-9]

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Correlates of death among SARS-CoV-2 positive veterans: The contribution of lifetime tobacco use.

Amanda M Raines, Jamie L Tock, Shelby J McGrew, Chelsea R Ennis, Jessa Derania, Christina L Jardak, Jennifer H Lim, Joseph W Boffa, Claire Houtsma, Kenneth R Jones, Caitlin Martin-Klinger, Kyle Widmer, Ralph Schapira, Michael J Zvolensky, Michael Hoerger, Joseph I Constans, C Laurel Franklin,

Despite a growing body of research examining correlates and consequences of COVID-19, few findings have been published among military veterans. This limitation is particularly concerning as preliminary data indicate that veterans may experience a higher rate of mortality compared to their civilian counterparts. One factor that may contribute to increased ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2021, 113:106692]

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Associations between alcohol consumption and smoking variables among Latinx daily smokers.

Maggie Britton, Jaye L Derrick, Justin M Shepherd, Sana Haddad, Lorra Garey, Andres G Viana, Michael J Zvolensky,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Accumulating evidence demonstrates a strong link between alcohol consumption and smoking status among Latinx individuals. However, there is a need to evaluate the cognitive processes and experiences related to quitting smoking among Latinx smokers. The purpose of the current paper was to examine the association between alcohol consumption and smoking ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2021, 113:106672]

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Emotion dysregulation, fatigue, and electronic cigarette expectancies.

Michael J Zvolensky, Kara Manning, Lorra Garey, Candice A Alfano, Nubia A Mayorga, Natalia Peraza,

Emotion dysregulation and the experience of fatigue have both been linked to the maintenance of substance use. However, limited empirical data has evaluated individual differences in these constructs in terms of e-cigarette use expectancies. The present study examined a theoretically relevant model focused on whether the experience of more severe ... Read more >>

Cogn Behav Ther (Cognitive behaviour therapy)
[2020, :1-16]

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The synergetic effect of alcohol consumption and cigarettes per day on smoking outcomes expectancies among Latinx adult smokers.

Ruben Rodriguez-Cano, Lorra Garey, Jafar Bakhshaie, Justin M Shepherd, Michael J Zvolensky,

The present study investigated alcohol consumption and cigarettes per day in relation to smoking outcome expectancies among Spanish-speaking Latinx daily smokers (<i>N</i> = 371). There was a significant interaction between alcohol consumption and number of cigarettes per day on positive smoking expectancies. Specifically, alcohol consumption has a stronger association with positive expectancies ... Read more >>

J Ethn Subst Abuse (Journal of ethnicity in substance abuse)
[2020, :1-22]

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Pain severity and anxiety sensitivity interact to predict drinking severity among hazardous drinking college students.

Daniel J Paulus, Andrew H Rogers, Gordon J G Asmundson, Michael J Zvolensky,

<i>Background</i>: Hazardous alcohol use among college students is a growing problem. Alcohol is commonly used in the context of pain due to acute analgesic effects, although the role of pain among hazardous drinkers has not been examined. Little is known regarding factors that may moderate pain-alcohol relations. One factor is ... Read more >>

Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse (The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse)
[2020, 46(6):795-804]

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Pain interference and cognitive processes of e-cigarette use: The differential effect of sex.

Tanya Smit, JeanFelix Chavez, Lorra Garey, Nubia A Mayorga, Andrew H Rogers, Michael J Zvolensky,

Recent years have been marked by an increase in electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use. Although some evidence suggests that e-cigarettes used in isolation may be less harmful than combustible cigarettes, e-cigarette use carries significant health risks. Data are critically needed to identify risk factors that promote and maintain e-cigarette use. The ... Read more >>

Exp Clin Psychopharmacol (Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology)
[2020, :]

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A randomized controlled trial protocol for engaging distress tolerance and working memory to aid smoking cessation in low socioeconomic status (SES) adults.

Michael W Otto, Michael J Zvolensky, David Rosenfield, Danielle L Hoyt, Katie Witkiewitz, Sherry A McKee, Warren K Bickel, Jasper A J Smits,

Low income and low educational attainment are among the strongest predictors of both smoking prevalence and lapse (i.e., return) to smoking after cessation attempts. Treatment refinement is limited by inadequate knowledge of the specific lapse- or relapse-relevant vulnerabilities characteristic of populations that should be the target of treatment. In the ... Read more >>

Health Psychol (Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association)
[2020, 39(9):815-825]

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Anxiety sensitivity and acculturative stress: Concurrent relations to mental health among Spanish-speaking Latinx in primary care.

Michael J Zvolensky, Jafar Bakhshaie, Justin M Shepherd, Natalia Peraza, Andres G Viana, Rheeda L Walker, Monica Garza, Melissa Ochoa-Perez, Chad Lemaire,

The Latinx population suffers from mental health inequalities. Although past work has implicated acculturative stress and anxiety sensitivity as important individual difference factors for anxiety and depression in this group, it is presently unclear how they work together to influence more severe anxiety and depressive symptom expression among Latinx. To ... Read more >>

Transcult Psychiatry (Transcultural psychiatry)
[2020, :1363461520946557]

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Worry and e-cigarette cognition: The moderating role of sex.

Nubia A Mayorga, Tanya Smit, Justin M Shepherd, Michael F Orr, Lorra Garey, Michael J Zvolensky,

As electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use continues to rise, it is important to identify individual characteristics that may influence e-cigarette use behavior and potential group-level moderators of effects, such as sex. Initial evidence has suggested that worry, defined as excessive, unrealistic thoughts focused on the possibility of future negative events, may ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2021, 112:106621]

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Anxiety sensitivity and opioid use motives among adults with chronic low back pain.

Andrew H Rogers, Lorra Garey, Amanda M Raines, Nicholas P Allan, Norman B Schmidt, Michael J Zvolensky,

The opioid epidemic is a significant public health crisis in the United States, and chronic pain is a leading precipitating and maintaining factor for opioid misuse. To better understand substance misuse generally, research has examined motivational models of why people use substances, and pain management and affect-driven coping are cited ... Read more >>

Exp Clin Psychopharmacol (Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology)
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Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms and Cannabis Misuse: The Explanatory Role of Cannabis Use Motives.

Jafar Bakhshaie, Eric A Storch, Nhan Tran, Michael J Zvolensky,

<h4>Objective</h4>The purpose of the present investigation was to examine the unique explanatory role of cannabis use motives above the effects of each other, for the relationship between obsessive-compulsive symptomatology and different aspects of cannabis misuse among young adults. The transitional years of young adulthood are characterized by new opportunities for ... Read more >>

J Dual Diagn (Journal of dual diagnosis)
[2020, 16(4):409-419]

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The Impact of Covid-19 Experiences and Associated Stress on Anxiety, Depression, and Functional Impairment in American Adults.

Matthew W Gallagher, Michael J Zvolensky, Laura J Long, Andrew H Rogers, Lorra Garey,

<h4>Background</h4>The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on health and well-being worldwide and there is increasing recognition of the need to understand the psychological impact of COVID-19 experiences and stress in addition to the physical health consequences.<h4>Methods</h4>The present study examined how experiences related to COVID-19 and associated stress impact, ... Read more >>

Cognit Ther Res (Cognitive therapy and research)
[2020, :1-9]

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Examining the moderating effect of anxiety sensitivity on past-month pain severity and heaviness of smoking among adult smokers experiencing homelessness.

Sean M Reuven, Tzu-An Chen, Michael J Zvolensky, Michael S Businelle, Darla E Kendzor, Lorraine R Reitzel,

<h4>Background</h4>Pain and cigarette smoking are reciprocally related. Domiciled smokers with higher anxiety sensitivity (AS) - the fear of behaviors/sensations associated with the experience of anxiety - consume more cigarettes and report greater tobacco dependence than smokers with lower AS. AS treatment can reduce chronic pain and facilitate smoking cessation. Here, ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2021, 112:106610]

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Urban Stress Indirectly Influences Psychological Symptoms through Its Association with Distress Tolerance and Perceived Social Support among Adults Experiencing Homelessness.

Daphne C Hernandez, Sajeevika S Daundasekara, Michael J Zvolensky, Lorraine R Reitzel, Diane Santa Maria, Adam C Alexander, Darla E Kendzor, Michael S Businelle,

Traditionally, intrapersonal characteristics (distress tolerance) and interpersonal characteristics (social support) have been studied separately rather than simultaneously. In the current study, we address this gap by simultaneously examining these characteristics as potential indirect associations linking established urban stress-depression and urban stress-Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) relationships. Adults experiencing homelessness were recruited ... Read more >>

Int J Environ Res Public Health (International journal of environmental research and public health)
[2020, 17(15):]

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