Publications

Brewer, J. A. Garrison, K. M., and Whitfield-Gabrieli, S. (2013) "What about the 'self' is processed in the posterior cingulate cortex?" Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 7: 647

Garrison, K. M., Santoyo, J. F., Davis, J. H., Thornhill IV, T. A., Thompson, Kerr, C. E., Brewer, J. A. (2013) "Effortless awareness: using real-time neurofeedback to probe correlates of posterior cingulate cortex activity in meditators’ self-report." Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 7: 440.

Schuman-Olivier, Z., Hoeppner, B., Evins, A. E., Brewer, J. A. (2013) "Finding the right match: Mindfulness training may potentiate the therapeutic effect of non-judgment of inner experience on smoking cessation." Substance Use and Misuse (in press).

Brewer, J. A. and Garrison, K. M. (2013) "The posterior cingulate cortex as a plausible mechanistic target of meditation: Findings from neuroimaging." Annals of NYAS (in press).

Garrison, K. M., Scheinost, D., Worhunsky, P. D., Elwafi, H. M., Thornhill IV, T. A., Thompson, E., Saron, C., Desbordes, G., Kober, H., Hampson, M., Gray, J. R., Constable, R. T., Papademetris, X., J. A. Brewer. (2013) "Real-time fMRI links subjective experience with brain activity during focused attention." NeuroImage 81:110-118.

Elwafi, H. M., Witkiewitz, K., Mallik, S., Thornhill, T. A., Brewer, J. A., “Mechanisms of mindfulness training in smoking cessation: moderation of the relationship between craving and cigarette use.Drug and Alcohol Dependence 130(1-3): 222-29.

Brewer, J. A., Davis, J. H., Goldstein, J. (2012) "Why is it so hard to pay attention, or is it? Mindfulness, the factors of awakening and reward-based learning." Mindfulness 4: 75-80.

Brewer, J. A., Elwafi, H. M., Davis, J. H. “Craving to Quit: psychological models and neurobiological mechanisms of mindfulness training as treatment for addictions.Psychology of Addictive Behaviors (in press). 

Libby, D. J., Worhunsky, P. D., Pilver, C. E., J. A. Brewer.  (2012) “Meditation-induced changes in high-frequency heart rate variability predict smoking outcomes.Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 6:54.

Brewer, J. A., P. D. Worhunsky, J. R. Gray, YY Tang, J. Weber, H. Kober. (2011) "Meditation experience is associated with differences in default mode network activity and connectivity." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

Brewer, J. A., S. Mallik, T. A. Babuscio, C. Nich, H. E. Johnson, C. M. Deleone, C. A. Minnix-Cotton, S. Byrne, H. Kober, A. Weinstein, K. M. Carroll, B. J. Rounsaville. (2011) “Mindfulness Training for smoking cessation: results from a randomized controlled trial.” Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

Brewer, J. A., Smith, J. T., S. Bowen, G. A. Marlatt, M. N. Potenza, (2010) "Applying Mindfulness-Based Treatments to Co-Occurring Disorders: What Can We Learn From the Brain?" Addiction (in Press).

Brewer, J. A., R. Sinha, J. A. Chen, R. N. Michalsen, T. A. Babuscio, C. Nich, A. Grier, K. L. Bergquist, D. L. Reis, M. N. Potenza, K. M. Carroll, B. J. Rounsaville (2009), "Mindfulness Training and Stress Reactivity in Substance Abuse: Results from A Randomized, Controlled Stage I Pilot Study." Substance Abuse 30 (4): 306-17.

Carroll, K.M., Ball, S.A., Martino, S., Nich, C., Babuscio, T. A. & Rounsaville, B.J. (2009).  Enduring effects of a computer-assisted training program for cognitive behavioral therapy:  A six-month follow-up of CBT4CBT.  Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 100, 178-181.

Brewer, J. A., J. E. Grant, and M. N. Potenza. (2008) "The Treatment of Pathologic Gambling." Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment 7(1): 1-13.

Brewer, J. A. and M. N. Potenza. (2008) "The neurobiology and genetics of impulse control disorders: Relationships to drug addictions." Biochemical Pharmacology 75: 63-75.

Brewer, J. A., P. D. Worhunsky, K. M. Carroll, B. J. Rounsaville, M. N. Potenza (2008) “Pre-Treatment Brain Activation During Stroop Task is Associated with Treatment Outcomes in Cocaine Dependent Patients.”  Biological Psychiatry (in press).

Potenza MN (2008) The neurobiology of pathological gambling and drug addiction: an overview and new findings. Phil Trans Royal Soc B 363:3181-3189.

Grant JE, Kim SW, Hollander E, Potenza MN (2008) Predicting Response to Opiate Antagonists and Placebo in the Treatment of Pathological Gambling. Psychopharmacol 200:521-527.

Carroll, K.M., Ball, S.A., Martino, S. Nich, C., Gordon, M.A., Portnoy, G.A. & Rounsaville, B.J.  (2008). Computer-assisted delivery of cognitive behavioral therapy for addiction:  A randomized trial of CBT4CBTThe American Journal of Psychiatry, 165:7, 881-889

Rounsaville, BJ, Rosen, M, Carroll, KM. (2008) Contingency Management to Enhance Medication Compliance in Addicts. In Higgins, S.T., Silverman, K. & Heil, S.H. (Eds.) Contingency Management in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders: A Science-based Treatment Innovation.  New York, NY:  The Guilford Press. pp.140-160

Krishnan-Sarin S, Reynolds B, Duhig AM, Smith A, Liss T, McFetridge A, Cavallo DA, Carroll KM, Potenza MN (2007) Behavioral impulsivity predicts treatment outcome in a smoking cessation program for adolescent smokers. Drug Alc Depend 88:79-82.

Carroll, K.M. & Rounsaville, B.J. (2007). A vision of the next generation of behavioral therapies research in the addictionsAddiction, 102, 850-862.

Carroll, K.M., Easton, C.J., Nich, C., Hunkele, K.A., Neavins, T.M., Sinha, R., Ford, H.L., Vitolo, S.A., Doebrick, C.A. & Rounsaville, B.J. (2006).  The use of contingency management and motivational/skills building therapy to treat young adults with marijuana dependence.  Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 74, 955-966.

Grant, J., E., J. A. Brewer, M. N. Potenza, (2006) “Neurobiology of Substance and Behavioral Addictions.” CNS Spectrums 11(12):924-30.

Nunes, EV,  Rounsaville, BJ.(2006) Comorbidity of substance use and other mental disorders: From DSM-IV to DSM-V. Addiction 101(supplement.1) 89-96.

Rounsaville, BJ, Carroll, KM, Back, S. (2005) Individual Psychotherapy. In J.H. Lowinson, P. Ruiz, R.B. Millman, J.G. Langrod (eds) Substance Abuse: A Comprehensive Textbook (4th edition) Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins. 653-670.

Sholomskas, D.E., Syracuse-Siewart, G., Rounsaville, B.J., Ball, S.A., Nuro, K.F. & Carroll, K.M. (2005).  We don’t train in vain:  A dissemination trial of three strategies of training clinicians in cognitive-behavioral therapy.  Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 73, 106-115

Carroll, K.M., Nich, C., & Ball, S.A. (2005).  Practice makes progress?  Homework assignments and outcome in the treatment of cocaine dependence.  Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 73, 749-755

Potenza MN, Xian H, Shah KR, Scherrer JF, Eisen SA (2005) Shared genetic contributions to pathological gambling and major depression in men. Archives of GeneralPsychiatry 62:1015-1021.

Rounsaville, BJ (2004) Treatment of Cocaine Dependence and Depression, Biological Psychiatry 56:803-809.

Carroll, K.M., Fenton, L.R., Ball, S.A., Nich, C., Frankforter, T.L., Shi, J. & Rounsaville, B.J. (2004).  Efficacy of disulfiram and cognitive-behavioral therapy in cocaine-dependent outpatients:  A randomized placebo-controlled trial.Archives of General Psychiatry, 61, 264-272.

Potenza MN, Steinberg MA, Skudlarski P, Fulbright RK, Lacadie CM, Wilber MK, Rounsaville BJ, Gore JC, Wexler BE (2003) Gambling urges in pathological gamblers: An fMRI study. Archives of General Psychiatry 60: 828-836.

Potenza MN, Leung HC, Blumberg HP, Peterson BS, Fulbright RK, Lacadie CM, Skudlarski P, Gore JC (2003) An fMRI Stroop study of ventromedial prefrontal cortical function in pathological gamblers. Am JPsychiatry 160: 1990-1994.

Rounsaville, B.J., Carroll, K.M., Onken, L.S. (2001) "A stage model of behavioral therapies research: Getting started and moving on from Stage I." Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice 8:133-142.