Photo not available

Kenneth R. Conner, Psy.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-5136
Fax: (585) 273-1082

Journal Articles

Showing all 107 journal articles available.

2014 Aug
Bagge CL, Littlefield AK, Conner KR, Schumacher JA, Lee HJ. "Near-term predictors of the intensity of suicidal ideation: an examination of the 24 h prior to a recent suicide attempt." Journal of affective disorders.. 2014 Aug; 165:53-8. Epub 2014 Apr 18.
2014 Aug
Kaplan MS, Huguet N, McFarland BH, Caetano R, Conner KR, Giesbrecht N, Nolte KB. "Use of alcohol before suicide in the United States." Annals of epidemiology.. 2014 Aug; 24(8):588-592.e1-2. Epub 2014 May 23.
2014 Jul 8
Swogger MT, Walsh Z, Christie M, Priddy BM, Conner KR. "Impulsive versus premeditated aggression in the prediction of violent criminal recidivism." Aggressive behavior.. 2014 Jul 8; Epub 2014 Jul 08.
2014 Jan
Conner KR, Huguet N, Caetano R, Giesbrecht N, McFarland BH, Nolte KB, Kaplan MS. "Acute use of alcohol and methods of suicide in a US national sample." American journal of public health.. 2014 Jan; 104(1):171-8. Epub 2013 May 16.
2013 Oct 30
Britton PC, Ilgen MA, David Rudd M, Conner KR. "Authors' response to commentary on suicidal ideas and immediate suicide risk." Psychiatry research.. 2013 Oct 30; 209(3):747. Epub 2013 Aug 09.
2013 Oct
Britton PC, Bossarte RM, Thompson C, Kemp J, Conner KR. "Influences on call outcomes among veteran callers to the National Veterans Crisis Line." Suicide & life-threatening behavior.. 2013 Oct; 43(5):494-502. Epub 2013 Apr 24.
2013 Sep
Kaplan MS, Giesbrecht N, Caetano R, Conner KR, Huguet N, McFarland BH, Nolte KB. "Acute alcohol consumption as a contributing factor to suicidal behavior." American journal of public health.. 2013 Sep; 103(9):e2-3. Epub 2013 Jul 18.
2013 Mar 1
Stecker T, Shiner B, Watts BV, Jones M, Conner KR. "Treatment-seeking barriers for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts who screen positive for PTSD." Psychiatric services : a journal of the American Psychiatric Association.. 2013 Mar 1; 64(3):280-3.
2013 Jan
Conner KR, Wood J, Pisani AR, Kemp J. "Evaluation of a suicide prevention training curriculum for substance abuse treatment providers based on Treatment Improvement Protocol Number 50." Journal of substance abuse treatment.. 2013 Jan; 44(1):13-6. Epub 2012 Mar 13.
2013
Voss WD, Kaufman E, O'Connor SS, Comtois KA, Conner KR, Ries RK. "Preventing addiction related suicide: a pilot study." Journal of substance abuse treatment.. 2013 44(5):565-9. Epub 2013 Feb 01.
2013
Gamble SA, Talbot NL, Cashman-Brown SM, He H, Poleshuck EL, Connors GJ, Conner KR. "A pilot study of interpersonal psychotherapy for alcohol-dependent women with co-occurring major depression." Substance abuse : official publication of the Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse. 2013 34(3):233-41.
2012 Jun
You S, Talbot NL, He H, Conner KR. "Emotions and suicidal ideation among depressed women with childhood sexual abuse histories." Suicide & life-threatening behavior.. 2012 Jun; 42(3):244-54. Epub 2012 Mar 12.
2012 Mar
Conner KR, Bossarte RM. "Precedence for integration of clinical services in public health initiatives." American journal of public health.. 2012 Mar; 102 Suppl 1:S10-1.
2012 Mar
Britton PC, Ilgen MA, Valenstein M, Knox K, Claassen CA, Conner KR. "Differences between veteran suicides with and without psychiatric symptoms." American journal of public health.. 2012 Mar; 102 Suppl 1:S125-30. Epub 2012 Jan 25.
2012 Mar
Ilgen MA, Conner KR, Roeder KM, Blow FC, Austin K, Valenstein M. "Patterns of treatment utilization before suicide among male veterans with substance use disorders." American journal of public health.. 2012 Mar; 102 Suppl 1:S88-92. Epub 2012 Jan 25.
2012 Mar
Pigeon WR, Britton PC, Ilgen MA, Chapman B, Conner KR. "Sleep disturbance preceding suicide among veterans." American journal of public health.. 2012 Mar; 102 Suppl 1:S93-7. Epub 2012 Jan 25.
2012 Feb
Conner KR, Beautrais AL, Brent DA, Conwell Y, Phillips MR, Schneider B. "The next generation of psychological autopsy studies: part 2. Interview procedures." Suicide & life-threatening behavior.. 2012 Feb; 42(1):86-103. Epub 2012 Jan 30.
2012 Jan
Britton PC, Bohnert AS, Wines JD, Conner KR. "A procedure that differentiates unintentional from intentional overdose in opioid abusers." Addictive behaviors.. 2012 Jan; 37(1):127-30. Epub 2011 Sep 02.
2012
Conner KR, McCarthy MD, Bajorska A, Caine ED, Tu XM, Knox KL. "Mood, anxiety, and substance-use disorders and suicide risk in a military population cohort." Suicide & life-threatening behavior.. 2012 42(6):699-708. Epub 2012 Oct 24.
2011 May
Conner KR. "Clarifying the relationship between alcohol and depression." Addiction.. 2011 May; 106(5):915-6.
2011
Swogger MT, Conner KR, Walsh Z, Maisto SA. "Childhood abuse and harmful substance use among criminal offenders." Addictive behaviors.. 2011 36(12):1205-12. Epub 2011 Aug 03.
2011
You S, Swogger MT, Cerulli C, Conner KR. "Interpersonal violence victimization and suicidal ideation. An examination in criminal offenders." Crisis.. 2011 32(5):240-5.
2011
Conner KR, Beautrais AL, Brent DA, Conwell Y, Phillips MR, Schneider B. "The next generation of psychological autopsy studies. Part I. Interview content." Suicide & life-threatening behavior.. 2011 41(6):594-613. Epub 2011 Nov 03.
0
. "Castle KA*, Conner KR, Kaukeinen KA, Tu XM. Perceived racism, discrimination, and acculturation in suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among Black young adults. American Journal of Public Health.".
0
. "Swogger MT*, You S*, Cashman-Brown S, Conner KR. Childhood physical abuse, aggression, and suicide attempts among criminal offenders. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica.".
0
. "You S*, Swogger MT*, Cerulli C, Conner KR. Interpersonal violence victimization and suicidal ideation: An examination in adult offenders. INSERT JOURNAL.".
0
. "Ilgen MA, Conner KR, Valenstein M, Austin KL, Blow FC. Violent and non-violent suicide in veterans with substance use disorders. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs.".
0
. "Cheng JKY, Fancher TL, Ratanasen M, Conner KR, Duberstein PR, Sue S, Takeuchi D. Lifetime suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in Asian Americans. Asian American Journal of Psychology.".
0
. "Britton PC*, Wines JD, Conner KR. Non-fatal overdose in the 12 months following treatment for substance use disorders. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.".
0
. "You S*, Talbot NL, He H, Conner KR. Emotions and suicidal ideation among depressed women with childhood sexual abuse histories. INSERT JOURNAL.".
0
. "Zhou L*, Conner KR, Caine ED, Xiao S, Gong Y, Zhang R, Phillips MR. Epidemiology of alcohol use in rural Chinese men. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.".
0
. "Zhou L*, Conner KR, Philips MR, Caine ED, Xiao S, Zhang R, Gong Yu. Epidemiology of alcohol abuse and dependence in rural Chinese men. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research.".
0
. "You S*, Conner KR. Gender differences in the role of cognition in depression. Cognitive Research and Therapy.".
0
. "Conwell Y, Duberstein PR, Hirsch JK, Conner KR, Eberly S, Caine, ED. Health status and suicide in the second half of life. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.".
0
. "Swogger MT*, Walsh Z, Houston RJ, Cashman-Brown S, Conner KR. Psychopathy and Axis I psychiatric disorders among criminal offenders: Relationships to impulsive and proactive aggression. Aggressive Behavior.".
0
. "Zhang YL*, Conner KR, Phillips MR. Alcohol use disorders and acute alcohol use preceding suicide in China. Addictive Behaviors.".
0
. "Ilgen MA, Burnette ML, Conner KR, Czyz E, Murray R & Chermack R. The association between violence and lifetime suicidal thoughts and behaviors in individuals treated for substance use disorders. Addictive Behaviors.".
0
. "An J, Phillips MR, Conner KR. Validity of proxy-based reports of impulsivity and aggression in research on suicidal behavior: a study in China. Crisis.".
0
. "Conwell Y, Duberstein PR, Hirsch JK, Conner KR, Eberly S, Caine ED. Health status and suicide in the second half of life. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.".
0
. "Wong PWC, Chan, Conwell Y, Conner KR, and Yip PF. A psychological autopsy study of pathological gamblers who died by suicide. Journal of Affective Disorders.".
0
. "Hirsch JK*, Britton PC*, Conner KR. Reliability of the Life Orientation Test - Revised in treated opiate-dependent patients. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction.".
0
. "Straus H, Cerulli C*, McNutt LA, Rhodes KV, Conner KR, Kemball RS, Kaslow NJ, Houry D. Intimate partner violence functional health status – Associations with severity, danger, and self-advocacy behaviors. Journal of Women's Health.".
0
. "You S*, Conner KR. Stressful life events and depressive symptoms: Influences of gender, perceived event severity, and depression history. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.".
0
. "You S*, Merritt, RD, Conner KR. Do gender differences in the role of dysfunctional attitudes in depressive symptoms depend on depression history? Personality and Individual Differences.".
0
. "Gamble SA*, Conner KR, Talbot NL, Yu Q, Tu X, Connors GJ. The effects of pre- and post-treatment depressive symptoms on alcohol consumption following treatment in Project MATCH. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs.".
0
. "Britton PC*, Conner KR. Suicide attempts within 12 months of treatment for substance use disorders. Suicide and life-threatening behavior.".
0
. "Britton PC*, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Heisel MJ, Hirsch JK*, Conwell Y. Reasons for living, hopelessness, and suicide ideation among depressed adults 50 years or older. American Journal of Geriatic Psychiatry.".
0
. "Swogger MT*, Conner KR, Meldrum SC, Caine ED. The relationship of dimensions of psychopathy to suicide attempts and self-harm among civil psychiatric patients. Journal of Personality Disorders.".
0
. "Conner KR, Pinquart M, Gamble SA* (2009). Meta-analysis of depression and substance use among individuals with alcohol use disorders. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 37, 127-137. .".
0
. "Conner KR, Swogger MT*, Houston RJ. (2009). A test of the reactive aggression–suicidal behavior hypothesis: Is there a case for proactive aggression? Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 235-240.".
0
. "Conner KR, Ross ME, Baciewicz G, Sworts LM, Meldrum SA. (2009). The Inventory of Drug Use Consequences (InDUC): Test-retest reliability and internal consistency. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 41, 93-98.".
0
. "Conner KR, Pinquart M, Holbrook AP (2008). Met-analysis of depression and substance use and impairment among cocaine users. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 98, 13-23..".
0
. "Conner KR, Pinquart M, Duberstein PR (2008). Meta-analysis of depression and substance use and impairment among intravenous drug users (IDUs). Addiction, 103, 524-534.".
0
. "Dombrovski AY, Szanto K, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Houck PR, Conwell Y (2008). Sex differences in correlates of suicide attempt lethality in late life. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 16, 905-913". .
0
. "Britton PB*, Williams GC, Conner KR (2008). Self-determination theory, motivatioal interviewing, and the treatment of clients with acute suicidal ideation. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 64, 52-66.".
0
. "Conner KR, Phillips MR, Meldrum S (2007). Low-intent and high-intent suicide attempts in rural China. American Journal of Public Health, 97, 1842-1846. .".
0
. "Gamble SA*, Talbot NL, Conner KR, Franus N, Beckman AM, Duberstein PR (2007). Concordance about childhood sexual abuse among depressed patients 50 and older and their family and friends. Archives of Suicide Research, 11, 321-326.".
0
. "Conner KR, Hesselbrock VM, Meldrum SC, Schuckit MA, Bucholz KK, Gamble SA*, Wines Jr, JT, Kramer J (2007). Transitions to, and predictors of, suicidal ideation, plans, and unplanned and planned suicide attempts among 3729 men and women with alcohol dependence. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 68, 654-672.".
0
. "Conner KR, Duberstein PR, Beckman A, Heisel MJ, Hirsch JK*, Gamble S*, Conwell Y (2007). Planning of suicide attempts among depressed inpatients ages 50 and over. Journal of Affective Disorders, 97, 123-128.".
0
. "Conner KR, Britton PC*, Sworts LM, Joiner T (2007). Suicide attempts among individuals with opiate dependence: the critical role of belonging. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 1395-1404. .".
0
. "Conner KR, Houston RJ, Sworts LM, Meldrum S (2007). Reliability of the impulsive premeditated aggression scale (IPAS) in treated opiate dependent individuals. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 655-659.".
0
. "Hirsch JK*, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Heisel MJ, Beckman A, Franus N, Conwell Y (2007). Future orientation moderates the relationship between functional status and suicide ideation in depressed adults. Depression & Anxiety, 24, 196-201.".
0
. "Hirsch JK*. Conner KR. Duberstein PR (2007). Optimism and suicide ideation among young adult college students. Archives of Suicide Research. 11, 177-185.".
0
. "Phillips MR, Shen Q, Liu X, Pritzker S, Streiner D, Conner KR, Yang G (2007). Assessing depressive symptoms in persons who die of suicide in mainland China. Journal of Affective Disorders, 98, 73-82.".
0
. "Britton PC*, Conner KR (2007). Reliability of the UCLA loneliness scale in opiate dependent individuals. Journal of Personality Assessment, 88, 368-371.".
0
. "Useda JD*, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Beckman A, Franus N, Tu X, Conwell Y (2007). Personality differences in attempted suicide versus suicide among adults 50 years of age or older. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 75, 126-133.".
0
. "Gamble SA*, Talbot N, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Franus N, Beckman AM, Conwell Y (2006). Childhood sexual abuse and depressive symptom severity: the role of neuroticism. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 194, 382-385.".
0
. "Hirsch J*, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Heisel, MJ, Beckman A, Franus N, Conwell Y (2006). Future orientation and suicide ideation and attempts in depressed adults ages 50 and over. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 14, 752-757.".
0
. "Conner KR, Hesselbrock VM, Schuckit MA, Hirsch JK*, Knox KL, Meldrum S, Bucholz KK, Kramer J, Kuperman S, Soyka M (2006). Pre-contemplated and impulsive suicide attempts among individuals with alcohol dependence. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 67, 95-101.".
0
. "Hirsch JK*, Conner KR (2006). Dispositional and explanatory style optimism as potential moderators of the relationship between hopelessness and suicidal ideation. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 36, 661-669.".
0
. "Heisel MJ, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Franus N, Beckman A, Conwell Y (2006). Personality and reports of suicide ideation among depressed adults 50 years of age or older. Journal of Affective Disorders, 90, 175-180.".
0
. "Conner KR, Sorensen S, Leonard KE (2005). Initial depression and subsequent drinking during alcoholism treatment. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 66, 401-406.".
0
. "Conner KR, Phillips MR, Meldrum S, Knox KL, Zhang Y, Yang Y (2005). Low-planned suicides in China. Psychological Medicine, 35, 1197-1204.".
0
. "Conner KR, Meldrum S, Wieczorek WF, Duberstein PR, Welte JW (2004). Association of impulsivity and irritability with suicidal ideation among 15 to 20-year-old males. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 34, 363-373.".
0
. "Wilcox HC, Conner KR, Caine ED (2004). Association of alcohol and drug use disorders and completed suicide: An empirical review of cohort studies. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 76 (Suppl), S11-S19.".
0
. "Useda JD, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Conwell Y (2004). Personality and attempted suicide in depressed adults 50 years of age and older: A facet level analysis. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 45, 353-361.".
0
. "Duberstein PR, Conwell Y, Conner KR, Eberly S, Evinger J, Caine ED (2004). Poor social integration and suicide: fact or artifact? A case-control study. Psychological Medicine, 34, 1331-1337.".
0
. "Conner KR, Zhong Y*, Duberstein PR (2004). NEO-PI-R neuroticism scores in substance-dependent outpatients: Internal consistency and self-partner agreement. Journal of Personality Assessment, 83, 75-77.".
0
. "Conner KR, Conwell Y, Duberstein PR, Eberly S (2004). Aggression in suicide among adults ages 50 and over. American Journal of Geriatric Society, 12, 37-42.".
0
. "Duberstein PR, Conwell Y, Conner KR, Eberly S, Caine ED (2004). Suicide at 50 years of age and older: Perceived physical illness, family discord, and financial strain. Psychological Medicine, 34, 137-146.".
0
. "Castle K, Duberstein PR, Meldrum S, Conner KR, Conwell Y (2004). Risk factors for suicide in blacks and whites: an analysis of data from the 1993 National Mortality Followback Survey. American Journal of Psychiatry, 161, 452-458.".
0
. "Conner KR, Zhong Y* (2003). State firearm laws and rates of suicide in men versus women. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 25, 320-324.".
0
. "Conner KR, Li Y, Meldrum S, Duberstein PR, Conwell Y (2003). The role of drinking in suicidal ideation: Analyses of Project MATCH data. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 64, 402-408.".
0
. "Conner KR, Langley J, Tomaszewski KJ, Conwell Y (2003). Injury hospitalization and subsequent self-injury and suicide: A national study in New Zealand. American Journal of Public Health, 93, 1128-1131.".
0
. "Nilsen WJ, Conner KR (2003). The association between suicidal ideation and childhood and adult victimization in undergraduate women. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 11, 49-62.".
0
. "Conner KR, Beautrais AL, Conwell Y (2003). Moderators of the relationship between alcohol dependence and serious suicidal behavior: Analyses of Canterbury Suicide Project data. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 27, 1156-1161.".
0
. "Conner KR, Beautrais AL, Conwell Y (2003). Risk factors for suicide and medically serious suicide attempts among alcoholics: Analyses of Canterbury Suicide Project data. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 6, 551-554.".
0
. "Conner KR, Cerulli C*, Caine ED (2002). Threatened and attempted suicide by partner-violent men petitioned to Family Violence Court. Violence & Victims, 17, 115-125.".
0
. "Conwell Y, Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Eberly S, Cox C, Caine ED (2002). Access to firearms and risk for suicide in later life. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 10, 407-416.".
0
. "Conner KR, Duberstein PR, Conwell Y (2001). The validity of proxy-based data in suicide research: A study of patients 50 years of age and older who attempted suicide. I. Psychiatric diagnoses. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 104, 204-209.".
0
. "Conner KR, Cox C, Duberstein PR, Tian L, Conwell Y (2001). Violence, alcohol and completed suicide: A case-control study. American Journal of Psychiatry, 158, 1701-1705.".
0
. "Conner KR, Cox C, Duberstein PR, Conwell Y, Seidlitz L, Caine ED (2001). Psychological vulnerability to completed suicide: A review of empirical studies. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 31, 367-385.".
0
. "Duberstein PR, Conner KR, Conwell Y, Cox C (2001). Personality correlates of hopelessness in depressed inpatients 50 years of age and older. Journal of Personality Assessment, 77, 380-390.".
0
. "Conner KR, Conwell Y, Duberstein PR (2001). The validity of proxy-based data in suicide research: A study of patients 50 years of age and older who attempted suicide. II. Life events, social support, and suicidal behavior. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 104, 452-457.".
0
. "Conner KR, Duberstein PR, Conwell Y (2000). Domestic violence, separation, and suicide in young men with early onset alcoholism: Re-analyses of Murphy's data. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 30, 354-359.".
0
. "Conner KR, Duberstein PR, Conwell Y, Herrmann JH, Cox C, Barrington D-S, Caine ED (2000). After the drinking stops: Completed suicide in individuals with remitted alcohol use disorders. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 32, 333-337.".
0
. "Conner KR, Duberstein PR, Conwell Y (1999). Age-related patterns of factors associated with completed suicide in men with alcohol dependence. The American Journal on Addictions, 8, 312-318.".
0
. "Conner KR, Shea RR, McDermott MP, Grolling R, Tocco RV, Baciewicz G (1998). The role multifamily therapy in promoting retention to treatment of alcohol and cocaine dependence. The American Journal on Addictions, 7, 61-73.".
0
. "Conner KR, Shea RR, McDermott MP, Grolling R, Tocco RV, Baciewicz G (1998). The role multifamily therapy in promoting retention to treatment of alcohol and cocaine dependence. The American Journal on Addictions, 7, 61-73.".
0
. "Conner KR, McCluskey MS, Duberstein PR (2008). Psychiatric risk factors for suicide in the alcohol dependent patient. Psychiatric Annals^, 38, 742-748.".
0
. "Conner KR, Goldston DB (2007). Rates of suicide among males increase steadily from age 11 to 21: Developmental framework and outline for prevention. Aggression and Violent Behavior^, 12, 193-207.".
0
. "Cerulli C*, Conner KR, Weisman R (2004). Bridging healthcare, police, and court responses to intimate partner violence perpetrated by individuals with severe and persistent mental illness. Psychiatric Quarterly^, 75, 139-150.".
0
. "Conner KR (2004). A call for research on planned vs. unplanned suicidal behavior. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior^, 34, 89-98.".
0
. "Conner KR, Duberstein PR. (2003). Predisposing and precipitating factors for suicide among alcoholics: Empirical review and conceptual integration. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research^, 28 (Suppl), 6S-17S.".
0
. "Conner KR, Duberstein PR, Conwell Y, Caine ED (2003). Reactive aggression and suicide: Theory and evidence. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 8, 413-432.".
0
. "Conner KR, Gunther MW (1996). Educational lectures and films in the clinical treatment of alcoholism: A critique. Substance Use & Misuse, 31, 1117-1129.".
0
. "Conner KR, Ackerley GA (2004). Alcohol-related battering: Developing treatment strategies. Journal of Family Violence, 9, 143-155.".

Books

2009
Conner KR; Ilgen MA (in press). In, R O'Connor; S Platt; J Gordon (Eds.),. The international handbook of suicide prevention: research, policy and practice.. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell:, 2009.
2009
Conner KR; Weisman RL. Embitterment in suicide and homicide-suicide. : M. Linden, A. Maercker (Eds.), 2009.
2009
Kakinami L.; Conner KR. "Research methods in the alcohol and drug sector". Sampling strategies for addiction research. Boston: Blackwell, 2009.