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Recent Publications from Thompson Centre

Rector, N. A., Wilde, J. L., & Richter, M. A. (2017). Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Comorbidity: Rates, Models, and Treatment Approaches. In J. S. Abramowitz, D. McKay, & E. A. Storch (Eds.), The Wiley Handbook of Obsessive Compulsive Disorders, 2 Volume Set (1 edition, pp. 697–725). Chichester, UK ; Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell. Retrieved from

Zai, G., Zai, C. C., Arnold, P. D., Freeman, N., Burroughs, E., Kennedy, J. L., & Richter, M. A. (2015). Meta-analysis and association of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Psychiatric Genetics, 25(2), 95–96.

Yu, D., Mathews, C. A., Scharf, J. M., Neale, B. M., Davis, L. K., Gamazon, E. R., … Pauls, D. L. (2015). Cross-disorder genome-wide analyses suggest a complex genetic relationship between Tourette’s syndrome and OCD. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 172(1), 82–93.

Sampaio, A. S., Hounie, A. G., Petribú, K., Cappi, C., Morais, I., Vallada, H., … Miguel, E. C. (2015). COMT and MAO-A polymorphisms and obsessive-compulsive disorder: a family-based association study. PloS One, 10(3), e0119592.

Rector, N. A., Richter, M. A., Lerman, B., & Regev, R. (2015). A Pilot Test of the Additive Benefits of Physical Exercise to CBT for OCD. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 44(4), 328–340.

Radhu, N., Garcia Dominguez, L., Farzan, F., Richter, M. A., Semeralul, M. O., Chen, R., … Daskalakis, Z. J. (2015). Evidence for inhibitory deficits in the prefrontal cortex in schizophrenia. Brain: A Journal of Neurology, 138(Pt 2), 483–497.

Phillips, K. A., Zai, G., King, N. A., Menard, W., Kennedy, J. L., & Richter, M. A. (2015). A preliminary candidate gene study in body dysmorphic disorder. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 6, 72–76.

Laposa, J. M., Collimore, K. C., Hawley, L. L., & Rector, N. A. (2015). Distress tolerance in OCD and anxiety disorders, and its relationship with anxiety sensitivity and intolerance of uncertainty. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 33, 8–14.

Kocovski, N. L., Fleming, J. E., Hawley, L. L., Ho, M.-H. R., & Antony, M. M. (2015). Mindfulness and acceptance-based group therapy and traditional cognitive behavioral group therapy for social anxiety disorder: Mechanisms of change. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 70, 11–22.

Harkness, K. L., Bagby, R. M., Stewart, J. G., Larocque, C. L., Mazurka, R., Strauss, J. S., … Kennedy, J. L. (2015). Childhood emotional and sexual maltreatment moderate the relation of the serotonin transporter gene to stress generation. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 124(2), 275–287.

Harkness, K. L., Strauss, J., Michael Bagby, R., Stewart, J. G., Larocque, C., Mazurka, R., … Kennedy, J. (2015). Interactions between childhood maltreatment and brain-derived neurotrophic factor and serotonin transporter polymorphisms on depression symptoms. Psychiatry Research, 229(1–2), 609–612.

Fineberg, N. A., Reghunandanan, S., Simpson, H. B., Phillips, K. A., Richter, M. A., Matthews, K., … Accreditation Task Force of The Canadian Institute for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders. (2015). Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): Practical strategies for pharmacological and somatic treatment in adults. Psychiatry Research, 227(1), 114–125.