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Lisham Ashrafioun, Ph.D.

Publications

Showing all 61 journal articles & 0 books available

Journal Articles

11/2019
Allan NP, Ashrafioun L, Kolnogorova K, Raines AM, Hoge CW, Stecker T. "Interactive effects of PTSD and substance use on suicidal ideation and behavior in military personnel: Increased risk from marijuana use." Depression and anxiety.. 2019 Nov 0; 36(11):1072-1079. Epub 2019 Sep 02.

9/16/2019
Ashrafioun L, Zerbo KRA, Bishop TM, Britton PC. "Opioid use disorders, psychiatric comorbidities, and risk for suicide attempts among veterans seeking pain care." Psychological medicine.. 2019 Sep 16; :1-6. Epub 2019 Sep 16.

7/25/2019
Bishop TM, Walsh PG, Ashrafioun L, Lavigne JE, Pigeon WR. "Sleep, suicide behaviors, and the protective role of sleep medicine." Sleep medicine.. 2019 Jul 25; Epub 2019 Jul 25.

3/22/2019
Ashrafioun L, Decker SE, Kraus SW, Ronzitti S. "Clinical characteristics of veterans with gambling disorders seeking pain treatment." Addictive behaviors.. 2019 Mar 22; 95:160-165. Epub 2019 Mar 22.

2/6/2019
Ashrafioun L, Heavey S, Canarapen T, Bishop TM, Pigeon WR. "The relationship between past 12-month suicidality and reasons for prescription opioid misuse." Journal of affective disorders.. 2019 Feb 6; 249:45-51. Epub 2019 Feb 06.

1/25/2019
Ashrafioun L, Kane C, Bishop TM, Britton PC, Pigeon WR. "The association of pain intensity and suicide attempts among patients initiating pain specialty services." The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society.. 2019 Jan 25; Epub 2019 Jan 25.

2019
Kittel JA, Bishop TM, Ashrafioun L. "Sex differences in binge drinking and suicide attempts in a nationally representative sample." General hospital psychiatry.. 2019 60:6-11. Epub 2019 Jun 27.

12/2018
Heffner KL, France CR, Ashrafioun L, Quiñones M, Walsh P, Maloney MD, Giordano BD, Pigeon WR. "Clinical Pain-related Outcomes and Inflammatory Cytokine Response to Pain Following Insomnia Improvement in Adults With Knee Osteoarthritis." The Clinical journal of pain.. 2018 Dec 0; 34(12):1133-1140.

11/2018
Ashrafioun L, Leong SH, Pigeon WR, Oslin DW. "The associations between suicidality and mental health factors and pain interference in veterans being referred to primary care mental health integration." Psychiatry research.. 2018 Nov 0; 269:264-270. Epub 2018 Aug 18.

10/2018
Manning K, Rogers AH, Bakhshaie J, Hogan JBD, Buckner JD, Ditre JW, Zvolensky MJ. "The association between perceived distress tolerance and cannabis use problems, cannabis withdrawal symptoms, and self-efficacy for quitting cannabis: The explanatory role of pain-related affective distress." Addictive behaviors.. 2018 Oct 0; 85:1-7. Epub 2018 May 19.

8/2018
Ashrafioun L, Allen KD, Pigeon WR. "Utilization of complementary and integrative health services and opioid therapy by patients receiving Veterans Health Administration pain care." Complementary therapies in medicine.. 2018 Aug 0; 39:8-13. Epub 2018 May 18.

2018
Bishop TM, Ashrafioun L, Pigeon WR. "The Association Between Sleep Apnea and Suicidal Thought and Behavior: An Analysis of National Survey Data." The Journal of clinical psychiatry.. 2018 79(1)

2018
Kopacz MS, Bryan CJ, Bishop TM, Ashrafioun L. "Alcohol and Suicide Risk: Examining the Role of Meaning-Making." Journal of dual diagnosis.. 2018 14(4):220-227. Epub 2018 Nov 19.

10/2017
Sexton MB, Avallone KM, Smith ER, Porter KE, Ashrafioun L, Todd Arnedt J, Rauch SAM. "Sleep disturbances as predictors of prolonged exposure therapy effectiveness among veterans with PTSD." Psychiatry research.. 2017 Oct 0; 256:118-123. Epub 2017 Jun 14.

9/2017
Ashrafioun L, Bishop TM, Conner KR, Pigeon WR. "Frequency of prescription opioid misuse and suicidal ideation, planning, and attempts." Journal of psychiatric research.. 2017 Sep 0; 92:1-7. Epub 2017 Mar 19.

2017
Bonar EE, Green MR, Ashrafioun L. "Characteristics of university students who mix alcohol and energy drinks." Journal of American college health : J of ACH.. 2017 65(4):288-293. Epub 2017 Jan 13.

9/18/2016
Ashrafioun L. "Prescription Opioid Craving: Relationship With Pain and Substance Use-Related Characteristics." Substance use & misuse.. 2016 Sep 18; 51(11):1512-20. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

8/23/2016
Jakubczyk A, Ashrafioun L, Ilgen M, Kopera M, Klimkiewicz A, Krasowska A, Solowiej M, Brower KJ, Wojnar M. "Physical Pain and History of Suicidal Behaviors in Alcohol-Dependent Patients Entering Treatment in Poland." Substance use & misuse.. 2016 Aug 23; 51(10):1307-17. Epub 2016 May 25.

6/1/2016
Ashrafioun L, Kane C, Stephens B, Britton PC, Conner KR. "Suicide attempts among alcohol-dependent pain patients before and after an inpatient hospitalization." Drug and alcohol dependence.. 2016 Jun 1; 163:209-15. Epub 2016 Apr 25.

6/2016
Bradbury SL, Davis AK, Leith J, Hinman N, Ashrafioun L, Burmeister JM, Dworsky D. "Attitudes and Beliefs About the Acceptability and Justness of Peer Victimization of Lesbian and Gay University Students." Journal of homosexuality.. 2016 Jun 0; 63(6):808-20. Epub 2015 Oct 29.

4/2016
Ashrafioun L, Britton P, Kane C, Stephens B, Conner K. "(133) Suicide attempts among alcohol-dependent pain patients before and after inpatient hospitalization." The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society.. 2016 Apr 0; 17(4S):S9. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

1/1/2016
Ashrafioun L, Pigeon WR, Conner KR, Leong SH, Oslin DW. "Prevalence and correlates of suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among veterans in primary care referred for a mental health evaluation." Journal of affective disorders.. 2016 Jan 1; 189:344-50. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

2016
Ashrafioun L, Bonar E, Conner KR. "Health attitudes and suicidal ideation among university students." Journal of American college health : J of ACH.. 2016 64(3):256-60.

2016
Ashrafioun L, Gamble S, Herrmann M, Baciewicz G. "Evaluation of knowledge and confidence following opioid overdose prevention training: A comparison of types of training participants and naloxone administration methods." Substance abuse.. 2016 37(1):76-81. Epub 2015 Oct 29.

2016
Ashrafioun L, Bonadio FA, Baik KD, Bradbury SL, Carhart VL, Cross NA, Davis AK, Feuille M, Harper AR, Lackey JH, Lang B, Lauritsen KJ, Leith J, Osborn LA, Rosenberg H, Stock J, Zaturenskaya M. "Patterns of Use, Acute Subjective Experiences, and Motivations for Using Synthetic Cathinones ("Bath Salts") in Recreational Users." Journal of psychoactive drugs.. 2016 48(5):336-343. Epub 2016 Sep 28.

11/15/2015
Britton PC, Stephens B, Wu J, Kane C, Gallegos A, Ashrafioun L, Tu X, Conner KR. "Comorbid depression and alcohol use disorders and prospective risk for suicide attempt in the year following inpatient hospitalization." Journal of affective disorders.. 2015 Nov 15; 187:151-5. Epub 2015 Aug 25.

8/2015
Ashrafioun L, Bohnert AS, Jannausch M, Ilgen MA. "Evaluation of the current opioid misuse measure among substance use disorder treatment patients." Journal of substance abuse treatment.. 2015 Aug 0; 55:15-20. Epub 2015 Mar 12.

3/2015
Ashrafioun L, Bohnert KM, Jannausch M, Ilgen MA. "Characteristics of substance use disorder treatment patients using medical cannabis for pain." Addictive behaviors.. 2015 Mar 0; 42:185-8. Epub 2014 Nov 26.

1/2015
Ashrafioun L, Bonar EE. "Psychometric assessment of the craving to tan questionnaire." The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse.. 2015 Jan 0; 41(1):74-81. Epub 2014 Aug 20.

12/2014
Davis AK, Osborn LA, Rosenberg H, Cross N, Lauritsen KJ, Ashrafioun L, Bradbury S, Feuille M, Lackey JH, Hawley A, Leith J. "Psychometric evaluation of the Marijuana Reduction Strategies Self-Efficacy Scale with young recreational marijuana users." Addictive behaviors.. 2014 Dec 0; 39(12):1750-4. Epub 2014 Jul 09.

12/2014
Carels RA, Hinman NG, Hoffmann DA, Burmeister JM, Borushok JE, Marx JM, Ashrafioun L. "Implicit bias about weight and weight loss treatment outcomes." Eating behaviors.. 2014 Dec 0; 15(4):648-53. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

10/1/2014
Bonar EE, Ashrafioun L, Ilgen MA. "Synthetic cannabinoid use among patients in residential substance use disorder treatment: prevalence, motives, and correlates." Drug and alcohol dependence.. 2014 Oct 1; 143:268-71. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

10/2014
Bohnert KM, Perron BE, Ashrafioun L, Kleinberg F, Jannausch M, Ilgen MA. "Positive posttraumatic stress disorder screens among first-time medical cannabis patients: prevalence and association with other substance use." Addictive behaviors.. 2014 Oct 0; 39(10):1414-7. Epub 2014 Jun 02.

7/2014
Ashrafioun L, Edwards PC, Bohnert AS, Ilgen MA. "Nonmedical use of pain medications in dental patients." The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse.. 2014 Jul 0; 40(4):312-6.

6/2014
Kostek J, Ashrafioun L. "Tired winners: the effects of cognitive resources and prior winning on risky decision making." Journal of gambling studies. 2014 Jun 0; 30(2):423-34.

6/2014
Davis AK, Osborn LA, Leith J, Rosenberg H, Ashrafioun L, Hawley A, Bannon EE, Jesse S, Kraus S, Kryszak E, Cross N, Carhart V, Baik KD. "Development and evaluation of the Marijuana Reduction Strategies Self-Efficacy Scale." Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors.. 2014 Jun 0; 28(2):575-9.

4/2014
Lloyd DR, Hausknecht KA, Richards JB. "Nicotine and methamphetamine disrupt habituation of sensory reinforcer effectiveness in male rats." Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology.. 2014 Apr 0; 22(2):166-75.

3/2014
Ashrafioun L, Carels RA. "Prescription opioid use among university students: assessment of post-cue exposure craving." Addictive behaviors.. 2014 Mar 0; 39(3):586-92. Epub 2013 Nov 25.

3/2014
Ashrafioun L, Bonar EE. "Tanning addiction and psychopathology: Further evaluation of anxiety disorders and substance abuse." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.. 2014 Mar 0; 70(3):473-80. Epub 2013 Dec 25.

3/2014
Ashrafioun L, Bonar EE. "Development of a brief scale to assess frequency of symptoms and problems associated with tanning." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.. 2014 Mar 0; 70(3):588-9.

2/2014
Carels RA, Burmeister JM, Koball AM, Oehlhof MW, Hinman N, LeRoy M, Bannon E, Ashrafioun L, Storfer-Isser A, Darby LA, Gumble A. "A randomized trial comparing two approaches to weight loss: differences in weight loss maintenance." Journal of health psychology.. 2014 Feb 0; 19(2):296-311. Epub 2013 Jan 24.

12/2013
Carels RA, Hinman NG, Burmeister JM, Hoffmann DA, Ashrafioun L, Koball AM. "Stereotypical images and implicit weight bias in overweight/obese people." Eating and weight disorders : EWD.. 2013 Dec 0; 18(4):441-5. Epub 2013 Sep 21.

9/2013
Ashrafioun L, Rosenberg H, Cross NA, Brian TJ. "Further evaluation of the construct, convergent and criterion validity of the Gambling Urge Scale with university-student gamblers." The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse.. 2013 Sep 0; 39(5):326-31. Epub 2013 Jul 09.

9/2013
Ashrafioun L, Kostek J, Ziegelmeyer E. "Assessing post-cue exposure craving and its association with amount wagered in an optional betting task." Journal of behavioral addictions.. 2013 Sep 0; 2(3):133-7. Epub 2013 Jun 14.

4/2013
Hoffmann E, Davis AK, Ashrafioun L, Kraus SW, Rosenberg H, Bannon EE, Kryszak E, Carhart V, Baik K, Jesse S. "Evaluation of the criterion and predictive validity of the Alcohol Reduction Strategies-Current Confidence (ARS-CC) in a natural drinking environment." Addictive behaviors.. 2013 Apr 0; 38(4):1940-3. Epub 2013 Jan 09.

2013
Carels RA, Hoffmann DA, Hinman N, Burmeister JM, Koball A, Ashrafioun L, Oehlhof MW, Bannon E, Leroy M, Darby L. "Step-down approach to behavioural weight loss treatment: a pilot of a randomised clinical trial." Psychology & health.. 2013 28(10):1121-34. Epub 2013 Apr 22.

10/2012
Lloyd DR, Gancarz AM, Ashrafioun L, Kausch MA, Richards JB. "Habituation and the reinforcing effectiveness of visual stimuli." Behavioural processes.. 2012 Oct 0; 91(2):184-91. Epub 2012 Jul 31.

9/2012
Ashrafioun L, McCarthy A, Rosenberg H. "Assessing the impact of cue exposure on craving to gamble in university students." Journal of gambling studies. 2012 Sep 0; 28(3):363-75.

9/2012
Ashrafioun L, Rosenberg H. "Methods of assessing craving to gamble: a narrative review." Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors.. 2012 Sep 0; 26(3):536-49. Epub 2011 Nov 28.

2/2012
Gancarz AM, Ashrafioun L, San George MA, Hausknecht KA, Hawk LW, Richards JB. "Exploratory studies in sensory reinforcement in male rats: effects of methamphetamine." Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology.. 2012 Feb 0; 20(1):16-27. Epub 2011 Sep 26.

2012
Kraus SW, Rosenberg H, Bonar EE, Hoffmann E, Kryszak E, Young KM, Ashrafioun L, Bannon EE. "Assessing self-efficacy to reduce one's drinking: further evaluation of the Alcohol Reduction Strategies-Current Confidence questionnaire." Alcohol and alcoholism : international journal of the Medical Council on Alcoholism.. 2012 47(3):312-6. Epub 2012 Jan 25.

2012
Keller CE, Ashrafioun L, Neumann AM, Van Klein J, Fox CH, Blondell RD. "Practices, perceptions, and concerns of primary care physicians about opioid dependence associated with the treatment of chronic pain." Substance abuse.. 2012 33(2):103-13.

2012
Bonar EE, Hoffmann E, Rosenberg H, Kryszak E, Young KM, Ashrafioun L, Kraus SW, Bannon EE. "Development of a questionnaire to assess university students' intentions to use behavioral alcohol-reduction strategies." Journal of American college health : J of ACH.. 2012 60(5):395-402.

11/2011
Ashrafioun L, Dambra CM, Blondell RD. "Parental prescription opioid abuse and the impact on children." The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse.. 2011 Nov 0; 37(6):532-6. Epub 2011 Aug 18.

4/2011
Blondell RD, Frydrych LM, Jaanimagi U, Ashrafioun L, Homish GG, Foschio EM, Bashaw HL. "A randomized trial of two behavioral interventions to improve outcomes following inpatient detoxification for alcohol dependence." Journal of addictive diseases.. 2011 Apr 0; 30(2):136-48.

3/2011
Bonar EE, Rosenberg H, Hoffmann E, Kraus SW, Kryszak E, Young KM, Ashrafioun L, Pavlick M, Bannon EE. "Measuring university students' self-efficacy to use drinking self-control strategies." Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors.. 2011 Mar 0; 25(1):155-61.

2/2011
Gancarz AM, San George MA, Ashrafioun L, Richards JB. "Locomotor activity in a novel environment predicts both responding for a visual stimulus and self-administration of a low dose of methamphetamine in rats." Behavioural processes.. 2011 Feb 0; 86(2):295-304. Epub 2011 Jan 05.

2011
Rosenberg H, Bonar EE, Hoffmann E, Kryszak E, Young KM, Kraus SW, Ashrafioun L, Bannon EE, Pavlick M. "Assessing university students' self-efficacy to employ alcohol-related harm reduction strategies." Journal of American college health : J of ACH.. 2011 59(8):736-42.

9/2010
Blondell RD, Ashrafioun L, Dambra CM, Foschio EM, Zielinski AL, Salcedo DM. "A Clinical Trial Comparing Tapering Doses of Buprenorphine with Steady Doses for Chronic Pain and Co-existent Opioid Addiction." Journal of addiction medicine.. 2010 Sep 0; 4(3):140-6.

6/2010
Canfield MC, Keller CE, Frydrych LM, Ashrafioun L, Purdy CH, Blondell RD. "Prescription opioid use among patients seeking treatment for opioid dependence." Journal of addiction medicine.. 2010 Jun 0; 4(2):108-13.

11/15/2008
Blondell RD, Ashrafioun L. "Treating opioid dependency and coexistent chronic nonmalignant pain." American family physician.. 2008 Nov 15; 78(10):1132-3.