Publications by National Center for Telehealth & Technology Scientists


Luxton, D. D., O’Brien, K., Pruitt, L. D., Johnson, K., Kramer, G. (2014). Suicide risk management during clinical telepractice. 2014 International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine. 48, 19-31. doi: 10.2190/PM.48.1.c
Luxton, D. D., Pruitt, L. D, O’Brien, K., Stanfill, K., Jenkins-Guarnieri, M., Johnson, K. et al. (2014). Design and Implementation of a Randomized Clinical Trial of Home-based Telemental Health Treatment for Military Service Members and Veterans with Depression. 2014 Contemporary Clinical Trials. 38. (1) 134-144. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2014.04.002.
Luxton, D. D., Pruitt, L. D. & Osenbach, J. E. Best Practices for Remote Psychological Assessment via Telehealth Technologies. 2014 Professional Psychology: Research & Practice. 45, 27-35. doi: 10.1037/900334547
Luxton, D. D., Thomas, E. K., Chipps, J., Relova, R. M., Brown, D., McLay, R. & Smolenski, D. J., (2014). Caring Letters for Suicide Prevention: Implementation of a Multi-Site Randomized Clinical Trial in the U.S. Military and Veteran Affairs Healthcare Systems. 2014 Contemporary Clinical Trials, 37. (2) 252-260. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2014.01.007.
McCann, R.A., Armstrong, C.M., Skopp, N.A., Edwards-Stewart, A., Smolenski, D.J., June, J.D., et al. (2014). Virtual reality exposure therapy for the treatment of anxiety disorders: An evaluation of the quality of research. 2014 Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 28, 625-631. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2014.05.10.
Mysliwiec, V., Williams, S., Baxter, T., Germain, T., O'Reilly, B., Luxton, D. D. (2014). Preventing Sleep Casualties: understanding theUnique Aspects of Sleep and Sleep Disorders in Active Duty Service Members. 2014 Combat Stress.
Osenbach, J., O'Brien, K., Mishkind, M., & Smolenski, D. (2014). Synchronous Telehealth Technologies in Psychotherapy for Depression: A Meta-Analysis. 2014 Depression and Anxiety. 11, 1058-67. doi: 10.1002/da.22165
Pruitt, L.D., Luxton, D.D., Shore, P. (2014). Additional Clinical Benefits of Home-Based Telemental Health. 2014 Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 45(5), 340-346. doi: 10.1037/a0035461
Reger, G. M., Hoffman, J., Riggs, D., Rothbaum, B. O., Ruzek, J., Holloway, K. M., & Kuhn, E. R. (2014). The “PE Coach” smartphone application: An innovative approach to improving implementation, fidelity, and homework adherence during prolonged exposure. 2014 Psychological Services. 3, 342-9. doi: 10.1037/90032774.
Shore, J. H., Mishkind, M. C., Bernard, J., Doarn, C. R., Bell Jr, I., Bhatla, R., Brooks, E., Caudill, R., Cohn, E., Barthold, J., Eppolito, A., Fortney, J., Friedl, K., Hirsch, P., Jordan, P., Kim, T., Luxton, D., Lynch, M., Maheu, M., McVeigh, F., Nels A Lexicon of Assessment and Outcome Measures for Telemental Health. 2014 Telemedicine and e-Health, 20. (3) 282 - 292. doi 10.1089/tmj.2013.0357
Shore, J., Aldag, M., McVeigh, F., Hoover, R., Ciulla, R. & Fisher, A. (2014). Review of Mobile Health Technology for Military Mental Health. 2014 Military Medicine. 179, 865-78. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-13-00429.
Skopp, N.A., Smolenski, D.J., Metzger-Abamukung, M.J., Rizzo, A.S., & Reger, G.M. (2014). A pilot study of the VirtuSphere© as a Virtual Reality Enhancement. 2014 International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 30. (1) 24-31. doi: 10.1080/10447318.2013.796441
Stanfill, K.E., Kinn, J., Bush, N. (2014). Soldiers’ preferences for follow-up communications with behavioral health providers. 2014 Telemedicine and e-Health. DOI: 10.1089/tmj.2013.0306
Teyhen, D. S., Aldag, M., Centola, D., Edinborough, E., Ghannadian, J. D., Haught, A., Jackson, T., Kinn, J., et al. (2014). Incentives to create and sustain healthy behaviors: Technology solutions and research needs. 2014 Military Medicine, 179(12), 1419-1431.
Teyhen, D. S., aldag, M., Centola, D., Edinborough, E., Ghannadian, J. D., Haught, A.,Jackson, T., Kinn, J., et al. (2014). Key enablers to facilitate healthy behavior change: Workshop summary. 2014 journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 44(5), 378-387.
Teyhen, D. S., aldag, M., Edinborough, E., Ghannadian, J. D., Haught, A., Kinn, J., et al. (2014). Leveraging technology: Creating and sustaining changes for health. 2014 Telemedicine and e-Health, 20(9), 1-15. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2013.0328


Armstrong, C. M., Reger, G. M., Edwards, J., Rizzo, A. A., Courtney, C. G., & Parsons, T. D. (2013). Validity of the virtual reality stroop task (VRST) in active duty military. 2013 Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 35 (2), 113-123. doi:10.1080/13803395.2012.740002
Bush N. E., Skopp N. A., Smolenski D., Crumpton R., & Fairall J. (2013). Behavioral screening measures delivered with a smartphone ‘app’: Psychometric properties and user preference. 2013 Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 201. 991-995 (11). doi: 10.1097/NMD.0000000000000039
Bush N.E., Sheppard S.C., Fantelli E., Bell K.R., Reger M.A. (2013). Recruitment and Attrition Issues in Military Clinical Trials and Health Research Studies. 2013 Military Medicine, 178. (11) 1157-1163.
Bush, N.E., Reger, M. A., Luxton, D. D., Skopp, N. A., Kinn, J. T., Smolenski, D., & Gahm, G. A. Suicides and suicide attempts in the US Military, 2008-2010. 2013 Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. (43) 262–273. doi: 10.1111/sltb.12012
Holloway, K. M., & Reger, G. M.. T2 virtual PTSD experience: A virtual worlds environment to educate Service Members and Veterans about combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder. 2013 International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 29. (9) 594-603, doi:10.1080/10447318.2012.735186
Luxton D. D., Trofimovich, L., & Clark, L. L., Suicide Risk among U.S. Service Members Following Psychiatric Hospitalization, 2001-2011. 2013 Psychiatric Services, 64. (7) doi: 10.1176/
Luxton, D. D. Considerations for planning and evaluating economic analyses of telemental health. 2013 Psychological Services, 10. 276-282. doi: 10.1037/a0030658
Luxton, D. D., June, J. D. & Comtois, K. A. (2013). Can post-discharge follow-up contacts prevent suicide and suicidal behavior?: A review of the evidence. 2013 Crisis, 34 (1), 32-41. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000158
Mishkind, M. C., Doarn, C. R., Bernard, J, & Shore, J. H. (2013). The use of collaboration science to define consensus outcome measures: A telemental health case study. 2013 Telemedicine and e-Health, 19. (6) 455-459. doi:10.1089/tmj.2013.0069.