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Peer-Reviewed Faculty Publications

Abrams, D.I., Dolor, R., Roberts, R., Pechura, C., Dusek, J., Amoils, S., Amoils, S., Barrows, K., Edman, J.S., Frye, J. Guarneri, E., Kligler, B., Monti, D., Spar, M., & Wolever, R.Q. (2013). The BraveNet prospective observational study on integrative medicine treatment approaches for pain. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 13(146). doi: 10.1186/1472-6882-13-146.

Ali, A., Kahn, J., Rosenberger, L., Perlman, A. (2012). Development of a manualized protocol of massage therapy for clinical trials in osteoarthritis. Trials, 13:185.

Armstrong, C., Wolever, R.Q., Manning, L., Elam, R., Moore, M., Frates, E.P. Duskey, H.M., Anderson, C., Curtis, R. L., Masemer, S., & Lawson, K. (2013). Group health coaching: strengths, challenges and next steps. Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 2(3), 95-102.

Armstrong, S.C., Chung, R., Russell, A.C., Bravender, T., & Bailey, M. (2009, March). Beyond diet and exercise. Endocrinology Reviews.

Bailey, M.L., Benn, R., Guerrera, M., Konigsberg, F., & Ratner, E. (2009, Feb). Resources for developing and integrating innovative curricula in complementary and alternative/integrative medicine, MedEdPortal.

Brainard, G.C., Sliney, D., Hanifin, J.P., Glickman, G., Byrne, B., Greeson, J.M., Jasser, S., Gerner, E., & Rollag, M.D. (2008). Sensitivity of the human circadian system to short wavelength (420 nm) light. Journal of Biological Rhythms, 23(5), 379-386.

Caldwell, K., Adams, M., Harrison, M., Quin, R., & Greeson, J. (2013). Pilates, mindfulness, and somatic education. Journal of Dance and Somatic Practices, 5(2), 141-153.

Caldwell, K.L., Gray, J. & Wolever, R.Q.  (2013). The process of patient empowerment in integrative health coaching: how does it happen? Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 2(3), 48-57.

Caldwell, K., Baime, M., & Wolever, R.Q. (2012). Mindfulness based approaches to obesity and weight loss maintenance. Journal of Mental Health Counseling, 34(3), 269-282.

Caldwell, K. L. (2010). Is it conventional, complementary, alternative, or integrative? (Medicine, That is). Family Therapy Magazine, 9(2), 18-22.

Caldwell, K., Emery, L., Harrison, M., & Greeson, J.M.  (2011). Changes in mindfulness, well-being, and sleep quality in college students through Taijiquan courses: A cohort control study. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 17(10), 931-938.

Caldwell, K., Harrison, M., Adams, M., Quin, R., & Greeson, J. (2010). Developing mindfulness in college students through movement based courses: Effects on self-regulatory self-efficacy, mood, stress, and sleep quality. Journal of American College Health, 58(5), 433-442.

Caldwell, K., & Claxton, C. (2009). Teaching family systems theory: A developmental-constructivist perspective. Contemporary Family Therapy, 32, 3-21.

Caldwell, K., Harrison, M., Adams, M., Triplett, N. T. (2009). Effect of Pilates and taiji quan training on self-efficacy, sleep quality, mood, and physical performance of college students. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 13(2), 155-163.

Corsino, L., Hazelton, A. G., Eisenson, H.E., Tyson, C., Svetkey, L.P., Sha, R, Ostbye, T. & Wolever, R.Q. (2015, in press). The Duke Employee Weight Loss program: Results from a pilot study.  International Journal of Occupational Safety and Health.

Cox, C.E., Porter, L. S., Buck, P.J., Hoffa, M., Jones, D., Walton, B., Hough, C.L., & Greeson, J.M. (2014). Development and preliminary evaluation of a telephone-based mindfulness training intervention for survivors of critical illness. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, 11(2), 173-181.

Dinan, M., Simmons, L.A., & Snyderman, R. (2010). Personalized health planning and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: An opportunity for academic medicine to lead health care reform. Academic Medicine, 85(11), 1665-1668.

Edelman, D., Oddone, E., Liebowitz, R., Yancy, W., Olsen, M., Jeffreys, A., Moon, S., Harris, A.,Smith, L., Quillian-Wolever., R., & Gaudet, T.W. (2006). A Multidimensional Integrative Medicine Intervention to Improve Cardiovascular Risk. Journal of General Internal Medicine,21(7), 728-734.

Edman. J.E., Roberts, R.S., Dusek, J.A, Dolor, R., Wolever, R.Q., & Abrams, D.I. (2014, June) Characteristics of Cancer Patients Presenting to an Integrative Medicine Practice-Based Research Network. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 13(5), 405-410.

Feldman, G., Dunn, E., Stemke, C., Bell, K., & Greeson, J. (2014). Mindfulness and rumination as predictors of persistence with a distress tolerance task. Personality and Individual Differences, 56, 154-158.

Feldman G., Greeson, J., Renna, M., & Robbins-Monteith, K. (2011). Mindfulness predicts less texting while driving among young adults: Examining attention- and emotion-regulation motives as potential mediators. Personality and individual differences, 51(7), 856-861.

Feldman, G., Greeson, J., Senville, J. (2010). Differential effects of mindful breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, and loving kindness meditation on decentering and negative reactions to repetitive thoughts. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48(10), 1002-1011.

Feldman, G., Hayes, A., Kumar, S., Greeson, J., & Laurenceau, J-P. (2007). Mindfulness and emotion regulation: The development and initial validation of the Cognitive and Affective Mindfulness Scale-Revised (CAMS-R). Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 29, 177-190.

Fikkan J.L. & Rothblum, E.D. (2012). Is fat a feminist issue? Exploring the gendered nature of weight bias. Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, 66(9-10), 575-592.

Froeliger, B., Garland, E., Kozink, R., Modlin, L., Chen, N-K., McClernon, F., Greeson, J., & Sobin, P. (2012). Meditation-state functional connectivity (msFC): Strengthening of the dorsal attention network and beyond. Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine. Volume 2012, Article ID 680407.

Goebel-Fabbri, A.E., Anderson, B.J., Fikkan, J., Franko, D.L., Pearson, K. & Weinger, K. (2011). Improvement and emergence of insulin resistance in women with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care, 34(3), 545-555.

Goebel-Fabbri, A.E., Fikkan, J.L., Franko, D.L., Pearson, K., Anderson, B.J., Weinger, K. (2008). Insulin restriction and associated morbidity and mortality in women with Type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care, 31(3), 415-419.

Goldberg, S.B., Manley, A.R., Smith, S.S., Greeson, J.M., Russell, E., Van Uum, S., Koren, G., & Davis, J.M. (2014). Hair cortisol as a biomarker of stress in mindfulness training for smokers. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 20(8), 630-634.

Greeson, J.M., Brantley, J.G., Smoski, M.J., Suarez, E.C., Ekblad, A.G., Lynch, T.R., & Wolever, R.Q. (2015). Decreased symptoms of depression after mindfulness-based stress reduction: Potential moderating effects of religiosity, spirituality, trait mindfulness, gender, and age. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 21(3), 166-174.

Greeson, J.M., Toohey, M.J., & Pearce, M.J. (2015). An adapted, 4-week mind-body skills group for medical students: Reducing stress, increasing mindfulness, and enhancing self-care. Explore (NY). Published online ahead of print February 16, 2015, doi: 10.1016/j.explore.2015.02.003

Greeson, J.M., Juberg, M., Maytan, M., James, K., & Rogers, H. (2014). A randomized controlled trial of Koru: a mindfulness training program for college students and other emerging adults. Journal of American College Health, 62(4),222-233.

Greeson, J.M., Webber, D.M., Smoski, M.J., Brantley, J.G., Ekblad, A.G., Suarez, E.C., & Wolever, R.Q. (2011). Changes in spirituality partly explain health-related quality of life outcomes after Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 34(6), 508-518.

Greeson, J., Krucoff, C., Moon, S., Moon, T., & Shaffer, J. (2010). A “whole person” approach to back pain. Alternative and Complementary Therapies, 16, 359.

Greeson, J.M. (2009). Mindfulness research update: 2008. Complementary Health Practice Review14(1), 10-18.

Greeson, J.M., Hurwitz, B.E., Llabre, M.M., Schneiderman, N, Penedo, F.J., & Klimas, N.G. (2008). Psychological distress, killer lymphocytes, and disease severity in HIV/AIDS. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 22(6), 901-911.

Greeson, J.M., Lewis, J.G., Kuhn, C.M., Achanzar, K., Zimmerman, E., Young, K.H., & Suarez, E.C. (2008). Stress-induced changes in the expression of monocytic β-2 integrins: The impact of arousal of negative affect and adrenergic responses to the Anger Recall Task. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 23(2), 251-256.

Greeson, J.M., Rosenzweig, S., Halbert, S.C., Cantor, I.S., Keener, M.T., & Brainard, G.C. (2008). Integrative medicine research at an academic medical center: Patient characteristics and health-related quality of life outcomes. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 14(6), 763-767.

Havens, J. R., Simmons, L. A., Shannon, L. & Hansen, W. F. (2009). The prevalence and correlates of drug use during pregnancy: Results from a national sample. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 99(1-3), 89-95.

Hazelton, G., Williams, J., Wakefield, J. P., Perlman, A., Kraus, W. E., & Wolever, R.Q. (2014). Psychosocial benefits of cardiac rehabilitation among women compared with men. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, 34(1), 21-28.

Huddleston-Casas, C. A., Charnigo, R., & Simmons, L. A. (2009). Household food insecurity and depression over time among rural, low-income women. Public Health Nutrition, 12(8), 1133-1140. *Corresponding author.

Hurwitz, B.E., Klaus, J.R., Llabre, M.M., Gonzalez, A., Lawrence, P.J., Maher, K.J., Greeson, J.M., Baum, M.K., Shor-Posner, G., Skyler, J.S., & Schneiderman, N. (2007). Suppression of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 viral load with selenium supplementation: A randomized controlled trial. Archives of Internal Medicine, 167(2), 148-154.

*Jordan, M., *Wolever, R.Q., Lawson, K.L., & Moore, M. (in press) National Training and Education Standards for Health and Wellness Coaching: The Path to National Certification. Global Advances in Health and Medicine. *Shared First Author Role

Juberg M, Jerger K, Allen KD, Dmitrieva NO, Keever T, Perlman AI, Pilot Study of Massage in Veterans with Knee Osteoarthritis, J Alt &Comp Med (2015, in final review after completing minor revisions).

Khanna, S., & Greeson, J.M. (2013). A narrative review of yoga and mindfulness as complementary therapies for addiction. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 2(3), 244-252.

Kristeller, J.L., Wolever, R.Q. & Sheets, V. (2013). Mindfulness-Based Eating Awareness Treatment (MB-EAT) for binge eating disorder: a randomized clinical trial. Mindfulness. (doi: 10.1007/s12671-012-0179-1)

Kristeller, J. L. & Wolever, R. Q. (2011). Mindfulness-Based Eating Awareness Training for treating binge eating disorder: the conceptual foundation. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 19(1), 49-61.

Krucoff, C., et al. (2010). Teaching yoga to seniors: essential considerations to enhance safety and reduce risk in a uniquely vulnerable age group. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 16(8), 1-7.

Matza, L.S.., Park, J., Coyne, K.S., Skinner E. P.,  Malley, K., & Wolever, R.Q.(2009). Derivation and validation of the ASK-12SM adherence barrier survey. The Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 43(10), 1621-1630.

Matza, L.S., Yu-Isenberg, K.S., Coyne, K.S., Park, J., Wakefield, J., Skinner E. P. & R Quillian Wolever , R. (2008). Further Testing of the Reliability and Validity of the Ask-20 Adherence Barrier Questionnaire in a Medical Center Outpatient Population. Current Medical Research and Opinion, 24(11), 3197-3206.

Moss, A.S., Reibel, D.K., Greeson, J.M., Thapar, A., Bubb, R., Salmon, J., & Newberg, A.B. (2014). An adapted mindfulness-based stress reduction program for elders in a continuing care retirement community: Quantitative & qualitative results from a pilot randomized controlled trial. Journal of Applied Gerontology. Published online ahead of print December 9, 2014, doi: 10.1177/0733464814559411

Nedrow , A., Steckler, N.,  Hardman, J. (2013). Physician resilience and burnout: can you make the switch? Family Practice Management, 20(1), 25-30.

Paul, N.A., Stanton, S.J., Greeson, J.M., Smoski, M.J., & Wang, L. (2013). Psychological and neural mechanisms of trait mindfulness in reducing depression vulnerability. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 8(1), 56-64.

Perlman A, Horrigan B, Goldblatt E, Maizes V, Kligler B. (2014). The pebble in the pond:  how integrative leadership can bring about transformation.  Explore(NY), 10(5 Suppl), S1-S14.

Perlman, A., Lebow, D., Raphael, K., Ali, A., Simmons, L. (2013). A point-of-sale communications campaign to provide consumers safety information on drug-dietary supplement interactions: a pilot study. Health Communication, 28(7), 729-739.

Perlman, A., Ali, A., Njike, V., Hom, D., Davidi, A., Gould-Fogerite, S., Milak, C., & Katz, D. (2012). Massage therapy for osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized dose-finding trial. PLoS One, 7(2): e30248.

Perlman, A., Lontok, O., Huhmann, M., Parrott, J., Simmons, L., Patrick-Miller, L. (2012). Prevalence and correlates of post-diagnosis initiation of complementary and alternative medicine among patients at a comprehensive cancer center. Journal of Oncology Practice, 9(1), 34-41.

Ring, M., Brodsky, M., Low Dog, T., Sierpina, V, Bailey, M., Locke, A., Kogan, M., Rindfleisch, A., & Saper, R. (2014). Developing and Implementing core competencies for integrative medicine fellowships.  Academic Medicine, 89(3), 421-428.

Rosenzweig, S., Greeson, J.M., Reibel, D.K., Green, J.S., Jasser, S.A., & Beasley, D. (2010). Mindfulness-based stress reduction for chronic pain conditions: variation in treatment outcomes and role of home meditation practice. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 68(1), 29-36.

Rosenzweig, S., Reibel, D., Greeson, J., Edman, J.S., Jasser, S.A., McMearty, K.D., & Goldstein, B.J. (2007). Mindfulness-based stress reduction is associated with improved glycemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a pilot study. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, 13(5), 36-38.

Ruff, K.M., & Mackenzie, E.R. (2009). The role of mindfulness in health care reform. Contributing Authors: Biegel, G., Brantley, J., Chadwick, J., O’Connell, C., Dusek, J., Gardner-Nix, J., Kozak, A., Langer, E., Loring, S., Mahovlich, E., McCall, T., McCool, J., Miller, L. Niza, D., Olson, B., Rosen, H., Thompson, K., Wallis, G., Wolever, R., Yuen, E., & Zylowska, L.. Explore: The Journal of Science and Healing, 5(6), 313-323.

Samueli Institute (2014, Sept 25). Guidelines for Creating, Implementing, and Evaluating Mind-Body Programs in a Military Health Care Setting.  Alexandria, VA: Samueli Institute. Available at by searching the title. Ruth Quillian Wolever was 1 of 8 national subject matter experts to be invited to develop these guidelines, which were then reviewed, edited, evaluated on a large military mind-body program, further refined, peer-reviewed and published by Samueli.

Simmons, L.A. & Wolever, R.Q. (2013). Integrative health coaching and motivational interviewing: synergistic approaches to behavior change in health fare. Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 2(4), 24-31.

Sojcher, R., Gould-Fogerite, S., & Perlman, A. (2012). Evidence and potential mechanisms for mindfulness practices and energy psychology for obesity and binge-eating disorder. Explore, 8(5), 271-276.

Smith, K., Firth, K.M., Smeeding, S.J., Wolever, R.Q., Kaufman, J., Delgado, R.E., Wallerstedt, D.B., & Xenakis, L. (2015, in press). Guidelines for creating, implementing, and evaluating mind-body programs in a military health care setting.  Explore: The Journal of Science & Healing.

Smith, L.L., Lake, N.H., Simmons, L.A., Perlman, A., Wroth, S. & Wolever, R.Q. (2013). Integrative health coach training: a model for shifting the paradigm toward patient-centricity and meeting new national prevention goals. Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 2(3), 66-74.

Sullivan, M.J., Wood, L., Terry, J.; Brantley, J., Charles, A., McGee, V., Johnson, D., Krucoff, M.W., Rosenberg, B.l., & Bosworth, H.B. (2009).  The Support, Education, and Research in Chronic Heart Failure Study (SEARCH): a mindfulness-based psychoeducational intervention improves depression and clinical symptoms in patients with chronic heart failure. American Heart Journal157(1), 84-90.

Simmons, L.A., Wolever, R. Q., Bechard, E. M., & Snyderman, R. (2014). Patient engagement as a risk factor in personalized health care: a systematic review of the literature on chronic disease. Genome Medicine, 6(2), 16. Epub ahead of print.

Simmons, L. A., & Swanberg, J. E. (2009). Psychosocial work environment and depression among U.S. workers: Comparing working poor and working non-poor. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 44(8), 628-635.

Simmons, L. A., Havens, J. R., Whiting, J. B., Holz, J. L. & Bada, H. (2009). Illicit drug use among women with children in the United States: 2002-2003. Annals of Epidemiology, 19(3), 187-193.

Vorderstrasse, A.A., Ginsburg, G.S., Kraus, W.E., Maldonado, C.J., & Wolever, R.Q. (2013). Health coaching and genomics: potential avenues to elicit behavior change in those at risk for chronic disease: protocol for personalized medicine effectiveness study in Air Force primary care. Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 2(3), 26-38.

Wang, L., Paul, N., Stanton, S., Greeson, J., & Smoski, M. (2013). Loss of sustained activity in the ventromedial prefrontal cortex in response to repeated stress in individuals with early-life emotional abuse: implications for depression vulnerability. Frontiers in Emotion Science, 4(320). doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00320. eCollection 2013.

Whiting, J. B., Simmons, L. A., Havens, J. R., Smith, D. B.., & Oka, M. (2009). Intergenerational transmission of violence: the influence of self-appraisals and mental disorders. Journal of Family Violence. doi 10.1007/s10896-009-9262-3

Wolever, R.Q., Goel, N., Roberts, R, Caldwell, K., Kligler, B., Dusek, J., Perlman, A., Dolor, R., & Abrams, D. (2015, in press). Integrative medicine patients have high stress, pain, and psychological symptoms. Explore: The Journal of Science & Healing.

Wolever, R.Q. (2013). Collaboration and synergy in the field of health and wellness coaching: naïve or necessary? Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 2(4), 8-9.

Wolever, R.Q., Simmons, L.A., Sforzo, G.A., Dill, D., Kaye, M., Bechard, E.M., Southard, M.E., Kennedy, M., Vosloo, J. & Yang, N. A. (2013). A systematic review of the literature on health and wellness coaching: defining a key behavioral intervention in health care. Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 2(4), 34-53.

Wolever, R.Q., Abrams, D.I., Kligler, B., Dusek, J.A., Roberts, R., Frye, J., Edman, J.S., Amoils, S., Pradhan, E., Spar, M., Gaudet, T., Guarneri, E., Homel, P., Amoils, S., Lee, R.A., Berman, B. Monti, D. &, Dolor, R.  (2012). Patients seek integrative medicine for preventive approach to optimize health. Explore: The Journal of Science and Healing, 8(6), 348-352.

Wolever, R. Q., Bobinet, K. J., McCabe, K., Mackenzie, E. R., Fekete, E., Kusnick, C. A., & Baime, M. (2012, February 20). Effective and Viable Mind-Body Stress Reduction in the Workplace: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. 
 online publication. doi: 10.1037/a0027278

Wolever, R. Q., Caldwell, K.L., Wakefield, J.P., Little, K.J., Gresko, J., Shaw, A., Duda, L.V., Kosey, J.M. & Gaudet, T. (2011). Integrative health coaching: an organizational case study. Explore: The Journal of Science and Healing, 7(1), 30-36.

Wolever, R.Q. & Eisenberg, D.M. (2011). What is health coaching anyway? Standards needed to enable rigorous research. Invited commentary, Archives of Internal Medicine, 171(22), E7-E8.

Wolever, R.Q., Webber, D.M., Meunier, J.P., Greeson, J. M., Lausier, E.R., & Gaudet, T.W. (2011). Modifiable disease risk, patient engagement, and psychosocial functioning improve with integrative medicine immersion model. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, 17(4), 38-47.

Wolever, R Q., Dreusicke, M.H., Fikkan, J.L., Hawkins, T.V., Yeung, S.Y., Wakefield, J., Duda, L., Flowers, P., Cook, C., & Skinner, E. (2010). Integrative health coaching for patients with type 2 diabetes: A randomized clinical trial. Diabetes Educator, 36(4), 629-639.

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