Gambling Disorder Research

Publications

Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse Articles and Chapters
PROBLEM GAMBLING PUBLICATIONS

Ledgerwood, D.M., Loree, A.*, & Lundahl, L.H. (in press). Predictors of treatment outcome in disordered gamblers. In D. Richards, A. Blaszczynski & L. Nower (Eds.). Wiley-Blackwell handbook of disordered gambling. Wiley, New York.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Arfken, C.L., Wiedemann, A.A.*, Bates, K.E., Holmes, D., & Jones, L. (In Press). Who goes to treatment? Predictors of treatment initiation among gambling help-line callers. American Journal on Addiction.

Knezevic, B., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (2012). Do pathological gamblers recruited from treatment differ from those recruited from the community? American Journal on Addictions.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Kaploun, K., Milosevic, A., Orr, E., Frisch, G.R., Rupcich, N., & Lundahl, L.H. (2012). Executive function deficits in pathological gamblers compared with healthy non-problem gambling controls. Journal of Gambling Studies.
 

Knezevic, B., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (2012). Do pathological gamblers recruited from treatment differ from those recruited from the community?

Ledgerwood, D.M., Wiedemann, A., Moore, J., & Arfken, C. (2012). Characteristics of male and female problem gamblers calling the State of Michigan Gambling Helpline. Addiction Research & Theory.

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M.  (2010). Subtyping pathological gamblers based on impulsivity, depression and anxiety. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 24, 680-688. 

Milosevic, A., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (2010). The subtyping of pathological gambling: A comprehensive review. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 988-998.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Alessi, S.M., Phoenix, N., & Petry, N.M. (2009). Behavioral assessment of impulsivity in pathological gamblers with and without a history of substance use disorder versus non-problem gambling controls. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 105, 89-96. 

Petry, N.M., Weinstock, J., Morasco, B.M., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (2009). A randomized trial of brief interventions for problem and pathological gambling college students. Addiction, 104, 1569-1578.

Morasco, B.M., Ledgerwood, D.M., Weinstock, J., & Petry, N.M. (2009). Cognitive-behavioral approaches to pathological gambling. Invited book chapter submitted, for G Simos (Ed.), CBT: A guide for the practicing clinician (volume II). London: Psychology Press. 

Petry, N.M., Weinstock, J., Ledgerwood, D.M., & Morasco, B.J. (2008). A randomized trial of brief interventions for problem and pathological gamblers. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76, 318-328.

Weinstock, J., Ledgerwood, D.M., Modesto-Low, V. & Petry, N.M. (2008). Ludomania. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria. 30(S1), S3-S10. [Available in English and Portuguese] 

Ledgerwood, D.M., Weinstock, J., Morasco, B., & Petry, N.M. (2007). Clinical Features and Treatment Prognosis of Pathological Gamblers with and without Recent Gambling-Related Illegal Behavior. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 35, 294-301.

Petry, N.M., Litt, M., Kadden, R., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (2007). Mediation effects of coping skills among gamblers in treatment. Addiction, 102, 1280-1291. 

Morasco, B.J., Weinstock, J., Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2007). Psychological factors that promote and inhibit pathological gambling.  Cognitive & Behavioral Practice, 14, 208-217.

Weinstock, J., Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2007). Association between posttreatment gambling behavior and harm in pathological gamblers. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 21, 185-193. 

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2006). Psychological experience of gambling and subtypes of pathological gamblers. Psychiatry Research, 144, 17-27.

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2006). Post traumatic stress disorder symptoms in treatment seeking pathological gamblers. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 19, 411-416. 

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2006). What do we know about relapse in pathological gambling? Clinical Psychology Review, 26, 216-228.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Steinberg, M.A., Wu, R., & Potenza, M.N. (2005). Self-reported gambling-related suicidality among gambling helpline callers. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 19(2), 175-183. 

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2005). Current trends and future directions in psychosocial treatments for pathological gambling. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 14(2), 89 -94.

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2004). Gambling and suicidality in treatment seeking pathological gamblers. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 192(10), 711-714. 

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Downey, K.K.  (2002).  Relationship between problem gambling, and substance use in a methadone maintenance population.  Addictive Behaviors, 27(4), 483-491.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE PUBLICATIONS

Ledgerwood, D.M., McKay, J.R. & Petry, N.M. (in press). Psychosocial treatments in pharmacotherapy for alcohol, cocaine and opioid use disorders. In H.R. Kranzler & D.A. Ciraulo (Eds.), Clinical Manual of Addiction Psychopharmacology (2nd Ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Publishing.

Alessi, S.M., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (in press). Increasing demand for smoking cessation on a national level: Comment on Willemsen et al. Invited commentary for Adddiction.

Alessi, S.M., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (2011, Submitted). Smoking Cessation Behavioral Treatments. Invited book chapter for Encyclopedia of Addictive Behaviors.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Knezevic, B.*, Wiedemann, A.A.*, & Greenwald, M.K. (2010, Submitted). Prize reinforcement for smoking cessation in methadone patients: A pilot study. Manuscript Submitted for Publication.

Petry, N.M., Alessi, S.M., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (2011, In Revision).  A randomized trial of contingency management delivered by community therapists. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology.

Ondersma, S.J., Svikis, D.S., Lam, P.K., Conners-Burge, V.S., Ledgerwood, D.M. & Hopper, J.A. (In Press). A randomized trial of computer-delivered brief intervention and low-intensity contingency management for smoking during pregnancy. Nicotine & Tobacco Research.

Petry, N.M., Alessi, S.M., & Ledgerwood, D.M. (In Press). Contingency management delivered by outpatient therapists in community settings. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

Petry, N.M., Alessi, S.M., Ledgerwood, D.M., & Sierra, S. (2010). Psychometric properties of the Contingency Management Competence Scale. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 109, 167-174.

Tzilos, G.K.*, Rhodes, G.L., Ledgerwood, D.M., & Greenwald, M.K. (2009). Baseline cocaine negative urinalysis predicts earlier cocaine abstinence during contingency management group treatment in methadone-maintained patients. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 17, 320-325.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Alessi, S.M., Phoenix, N., & Petry, N.M. (2009). Behavioral assessment of impulsivity in pathological gamblers with and without a history of substance use disorder versus non-problem gambling controls. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 105, 89-96.

Ledgerwood, D.M. (2009). Substance abuse and suicide. In G. Fisher, et al. (Eds.), Encyclopedia of substance abuse, prevention, treatment and recovery, New York: Sage.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Alessi, S.M., Hanson, T., Godley, M., & Petry, N.M. (2008). Contingency management for group substance abuse treatment attendance administered by community clinicians. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 41, 517-526.

Ledgerwood, D.M. (2008). Contingency management for smoking cessation: Where do we go from here? Current Drug Abuse Reviews, 1, 340-349.

Ledgerwood, D.M., Risk, N.K., Lewis, C.E., & Price, R.K. (2008). Comparison between self-report and hair analysis of illicit drug use among a community sample of middle age men. Addictive Behaviors, 33, 1131-1139.

Ford, J.D., Hawke, J., Alessi, S.M., Ledgerwood, D.M. & Petry, N.M. (2007). Psychological trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder as predictors of outcome in contingency management treatment for cocaine and heroin substance dependence. Behaviour Therapy and Research, 45, 2417-2431.

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Petry, N.M. (2006). Does contingency management affect motivation to change substance use? Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 83, 65-72.

Ledgerwood, D.M., McCaul, M.E., & Petry, N.M. (2005). Psychosocial treatments in pharmacotherapy for alcohol, cocaine and opioid use disorders. In H.R. Kranzler & D.A. Ciraulo (Eds.), Clinical Manual of Addiction Psychopharmacology (pp. 395-421). Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Publishing.

Rhodes, G.L., Saules, K.K., Helmus, T.C., Roll, J., BeShears, R.S., Ledgerwood, D.M., & Schuster, C.R. (2003). Improving on-time counseling attendance in a methadone treatment program: A contingency management approach. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 29(4), 759-773.

Ledgerwood, D.M., & Downey, K.K.  (2002).  Relationship between problem gambling, and substance use in a methadone maintenance population.  Addictive Behaviors, 27(4), 483-491.

Corby, E.A., Roll, J., Ledgerwood, D.M., & Schuster, C.R. (2000). Contingency management interventions for treating the substance abuse of adolescents: A feasibility study. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 8(3), 371-376.

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