SMI Coping with Symptoms

Coping with Symptoms and Stress among People with Severe Mental Illness

Completed projects:

National Institute of Mental Health Center for Research on the Organization and Financing of Care for the Severely Mentally Ill: “Coping Strategies among Persons Diagnosed with Severe Mental Illness: Development of an Assessment Tool for Services Research.”

National Institute of Mental Health, K23 MH66973-01A1. “Coping, Community Functioning and Severe Mental Illness,” Mentored Patient-Oriented Career Development Award

 

Associated Publications:

Yanos, P. T., Primavera, L.H., & Knight, E. L. (2001). Consumer-run service participation, recovery in social functioning, and the mediating role of psychological factors. Psychiatric Services, 52, 493-500.

Yanos, P. T. (2001). Proactive coping among persons diagnosed with severe mental illness: An exploratory study. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 189, 121-123.

Yanos, P. T., Knight, E., L., & **Bremer, L. (2003). A new measure of coping with symptoms for use with persons diagnosed with severe mental illness. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 27, 168-176.

Roe, D., Yanos, P. T., & Lysaker, P. H. (2006). Coping with psychosis: An integrative developmental framework. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 194, 917-924.

Yanos, P. T., & Moos, R. H. (2007). Determinants of functioning and well-being among persons with schizophrenia: An integrated model. Clinical Psychology Review, 27, 58-77.

Yanos, P. T., Knight, E. L., & Roe, D. (2007). Recognizing a role for structure and agency: Integrating sociological perspectives into the study of recovery from severe mental illness. In J. McLeod, B. Pescosolido & W. Avison (Eds.), Mental Health, Social Mirror (pp. 407-433). New York: Springer.

Yanos, P. T., **West, M. L., & **Smith, S. M. (2010). Coping, Productive Time Use, and Negative Mood among Adults with Severe Mental Illness: A Daily Diary Study. Schizophrenia Research, 124, 54-59.

*Robillotta, S., *Cueto, E., & Yanos, P. T. (2010). An examination of stress and coping among adults diagnosed with severe mental illness. Israel Journal of Psychiatry, 47, 222-231.

Yanos, P. T., & ****Rosario, A. (2014). Preventive Coping among People with Severe Mental Illness in Daily Life: Strategies Used and Associations with Mood. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 60, 489-491.

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