Publications of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Psychology Department faculty.


Submissions from 2000

Prevalence and Treatment of Substance Abuse in the Mentally Retarded Population: An Empirical Review, Jesse F. Burgard, Brad Donohue, Nathan H. Azrin, and Gordon Teichner

Treatment decision making in mature adults: Gender differences, Barbara M. Crawford, Marta Meana, Donna E. Stewart, and Angela M. Cheung

Pain: Adding to the affective burden, Marta Meana and Donna E. Stewart

Information needs and decisional preferences among women with ovarian cancer, Donna E. Stewart, F. Wong, A. M. Cheung, J. Dancey, Marta Meana, J. I. Cameron, M. P. McAndrews, T. Bunston, J. Murphy, and B. Rosen

The Relationship of Neuropsychological Functioning to Measures of Substance use in an Adolescent Drug Abusing Sample, Gordon Teichner, Brad Donohue, Thomas A. Crum, Nathan H. Azrin, and Charles J. Golden

Identification of Neuropsychological Subtypes in a Sample of Delinquent Adolescents, Gordon Teichner, Charles J. Golden, Thomas A. Crum, Brad Donohue, and Vincent B. Van Hasselt

Men with prostate cancer: The influence of psychological factors on information needs and decision-making, Felicia Wong, Donna E. Stewart, Janet Dancey, Marta Meana, Mary Pat McAndrews, Terry Bunston, and Angela M. Cheung

Submissions from 1999

The sexual pain disorders: Is the pain sexual or is the sex painful?, Yitzchak M. Binik, Marta Meana, Karen Berkley, and Samir Kalife

Improving Initial Session Attendance of Substance Abusing and Conduct Disordered Adolescents: A Controlled Study, Brad Donohue PhD, Nathan H. Azrin, Heather Lawson, Josh Friedlander, Gordon Teichner, and Jeff Rindsberg

Development and Description of an Empirically Based Ecobehavioral Treatment Program for Child Maltreatment, Brad Donohue and Vincent B. Van Hasselt

Role-Play Assessment of Social Skills in Conduct Disordered and Substance Abusing Adolescents: An Empirical Review, Brad Donohue PhD, Vincent B. Van Hasselt PhD, Michel Hersen PhD, and Sean Perrin PhD

The commitment calibration hypothesis: When do people devalue attractive alternatives?, John E. Lydon, Marta Meana, Deborah Sepinwall, Nancy Richards, and Shari Mayman

Psychosocial correlates of pain attributions in women with dyspareunia, Marta Meana, Yitzchak M. Binik, Samir Khalife, and Deborah Cohen

Opioid therapy for chronic pancreatitis: Controlling aberrant use through behavioral management, Marta Meana, Sheri D. Pruitt, and Timothy R. Dresselhaus


Patient preference for the management of mildly abnormal Papanicolau smears, Marta Meana, Donna E. Stewart, Gordon M. Lickrish, Joan Murphy, and Barry Rosen

Submissions from 1998

Substance Refusal Skills in a Population of Adolescents Diagnosed with Conduct Disorder and Substance Abuse, Brad Donohue, Vincent B. Van Hasselt, Michel Hersen, and Sean Perrin


Cardiac rehabilitation: Gender differences in factors influencing participation, Lani Lieberman, Marta Meana, and Donna E. Stewart


The meeting of pain and depression: Comorbidity in women, Marta Meana


Affect and marital adjustment in women’s rating of dyspareunic pain, Marta Meana, Irv Binik, Sainir Khalife, and Deborah Cohen

Submissions from 1997

The treatment of vulvar vestibulitis syndrome: Toward a multimodal approach, Sophie Bergeron, Yitzchak M. Binik, Samir Khalife, Marta Meana, Karen J. Berkley, and Kelly Pagidas

From the couch to the keyboard: Psychotherapy in cyberspace, Yitzchak M. Binik, James Cantor, Eric Ochs, and Marta Meana

Dyspareunia: More than bad sex, Marta Meana, Yitzchak M. Binik, Samir Khalife, Sophie Bergeron, Kelly Pagidas, and Karen Berkley

Biopsychosocial Profile of Women With Dyspareunia, Marta Meana, Yitzchak M. Binik, Samir Khalife, and Deborah Cohen

Dyspareunia: Sexual dysfunction or pain syndrome?, Marta Meana, Yitzchak M. Binik, Samir Khalife, and Deborah Cohen

Submissions from 1996

Sexpert: An expert system for sexual assessment, counselling, and treatment, Yitzchak M. Binik, Eric Ochs, and Marta Meana

Assessment and Treatment of Juvenile Sex Offenders: An Empirical Review, Michael L. Bourke BA and Brad Donohue

Relationship of Depression with Measures of Social Functioning in Adult Drug Abusers, Brad Donohue, Ron Acierno, and Evan Kogan

Submissions from 1995

A New Role for Psychology in the Treatment of Drug Abuse, Nathan H. Azrin PhD, Brad C. Donohue, V. A. Besalel, R. Acierno, and E. S. Kogan

Follow-up Results of Supportive versus Behavioral Therapy for Illicit Drug Use, N. H. Azrin, R. Acierno, E. S. Kogan, Brad Donohue, V. A. Besalel, and P. T. McMahon

Social Skills Training in a Depressed, Visually Impaired Older Adult, Brad Donohue, Ron Acierno, Vincent B. Van Hasselt, and Michel Hersen

Submissions from 1994

Psychological Interventions for Drug Abuse: A Critique and Summation of Controlled Studies, Ron Acierno, Brad Donohue, and Evan Kogan

Youth Drug Abuse Treatment: A Controlled Outcome Study, N. H. Azrin, Brad Donohue, V. A. Besalel, E. S. Kogan, and R. Acierno

Behavior Therapy for Drug Abuse: A Controlled Treatment Outcome Study, N. H. Azrin, P. T. McMahon, Brad Donohue, V. A. Besalel, K. J. Lapinski, E. S. Kogan, R. E. Acierno, and E. Golloway

Interaction with a Sex-Expert system changes attitudes and may modify sexual behavior, Yitzchak M. Binik, Marta Meana, and Nina Sand

Painful coitus: A review of female dyspareunia, Marta Meana and Yitzchak M. Binik

Learning about sex outside the gutter: Attitudes toward a computer Sex-Expert system, Eric Ochs, Marta Meana, Louise Pare, Kenneth Mah, and Yitzchak M. Binik

Submissions from 1993

It's not healthy to be sexy, Yitzchak M. Binik, Marta Meana, F. Courtois, and A. Stravynski

The effects of exposure to different sources of information on sexual behavior: Comparing a "Sex-Expert" system to other educational material, Eric P. Ochs, Marta Meana, Kenneth Mah, and Yitzchak M. Binik