Publications by National Center for Telehealth & Technology Scientists

In Press

Bell K, Fann J, Brockway J, Cole W, Bush N, Dikmen S, Hart T, Lang A, Grant G, Gahm G, Reger M, St. De Lore J, Machamer J, Ernstrom K, Raman R, Jain S, Stein M, Temkin N. Problem Solving for Service Members with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Randomized Clinical Trial. In Press Journal of Neurotrauma.
Denneson LM, Smolenski DJ, Bush NE, Dobscha SK. Curiosity improves coping efficacy and reduces suicidal ideation severity among military veterans at risk for suicide. In Press Psychiatry Research.
Kuhn, E. R., Eftekhari, A., Hoffman, J. E., Crowley, J. J., Ramsey, K. M., Reger, G. M., & Ruzek, J. (in press). Clinician perceptions of using a smartphone app with prolonged exposure therapy. In Press Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services.
Luxton, D. D. (in press). Caring letters for military suicide prevention. In Sullivan, James, & Bongar (Eds.) In Press The Oxford Handbook of Suicide in Military and Veteran Populations. New York: Oxford University Press.
Rizzo, A., Difede, J., Reger, G., & Rothbaum, B. O. (in press). Virtual reality as a tool for delivering PTSD exposure therapy. In R. M. Scurfield & K. T. Platoni (Eds.). In Press War Trauma and Its Wake: Expanding the Circle of Healing. Taylor & Francis.
Skopp, N.A., Alexander, C.L., Durham, T., & Scott, V. Positive and Negative Aspects of Facebook Use by Service Members during Deployment to Afghanistan: Associations with Perceived Social Support. In Press Psychology of Popular Media Culture.
Smolenski, D.J., Skopp, N.A., Reger, M.A. Author's reply to Ruan et al.: No pain, no bias? In Press Psychiatry Research.


Blasko, K. A., & Murphy, P. Military Parenting in the Digital Age: Existing Practices, New Possibilities. In A. Gewirtz & A. Youssef (Eds.) 2016 Parenting and Children’s Resilience in Military Families (pp. 265-282). Switzerland: Springer International Publishing.
Bounthavong, M., Pruitt, L.D., Smolenski, D.J., Gahm, G.A., Bansal, A., & Hansen, R.N. Economic evaluation of in-home telehealth compared to in-person treatment delivery for depression. 2016 Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare.
Bullman, T.A., Kang, H.K., Smolenski, D.J., Skopp, N.A., Gahm, G.A., & Reger, M.A. Risk of Motor Vehicle Accident Death among 1.3 Million Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars. 2016 Traffic Injury and Prevention. 1-6. doi:10.1080/15389588.2016.1206201
Bush, N. E., Smolenski, D., Denneson, L. M., Williams, H. B., Thomas, E., & Dobscha, S. K. A Virtual Hope Box Smartphone App for Emotional Regulation and Coping with Distress: A Randomized Controlled Trial. 2016 Psychiatric Services. 10.1176/
Edwards-Stewart, A., Hoyt, T., & Reger, G. M. Classifying different types of augmented reality technology. 2016 Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine, 14, 199-202.
Edwards-Stewart, A., Prochaska, J. O., Smolenski, D. J., Saul, S. F., & Reger, G. M. Self-Identified Problem Behaviors and Stages of Change among Soldiers. 2016 Military Behavioral Health. Advance online publication.
Edwards-Stewart, A., Smolenski, D. J., Reger, G. M., Bush, N. & Workman, D. E. An Analysis of Technology Use by Service Members and Military Behavioral Health Providers. 2016 doi:10.7205/MILMED-D-15-00041. 181, 701-709. Military Medicine.
Gilmore, A.K., Wilson, S.M., Skopp, N.A., Osenbach, J., & Reger, G. A systematic review of technology-based interventions for co-occurring substance use and trauma symptoms. 2016 Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 1-9. doi:10.1177/1357633X16664205.
Gonzalez, O. I., Novaco, R. W., Reger, M. A., & Gahm, G. A. (in press). Anger Intensification with Combat-Related PTSD and Depression Co-Morbidity. 2016 Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy , 8(1), 9-16. doi:10.1037/tra0000042.
Kramer, G. M. & Luxton, D. D. Telemental Health for Children and Adolescents: An Overview of Legal, Regulatory, and Risk Management Issues. 2016 Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 26(3), 198-203. doi:10.1089/cap.2015.0018
Luxton, D. D., Nelson, E., Maheu, M. A Practitioner's Guide to Telemental Health: How to Conduct Legal, Ethical, and Evidence-Based Telepractice. 2016 Washington, D.C. American Psychological Association Books.
Luxton, D.D., Pruitt, L.D., Wagner, A., Smolenski, D.J., Jenkins-Guarnieri, M.A., Gahm, G. Randomized Clinical Trial of Home-Based Telebehavioral Health Treatment of Depression for U.S. Military Personnel and Veterans. 2016 Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 84(11), 923-934. doi:10.1037/ccp0000135
Pruitt, L.D., Smolenski, D., Reger, M., Bush, N., Skopp, N., & Campise, R.L. Department of defense suicide event report – calendar year 2014. 2016 No. 6-9C3997A.
Reger, G. M., Koenen-Woods, P., Zetocha, K., Holloway, K., Rothbaum, B. O., Difede, J., Rizzo, A. A., Smolenski, D., Edwards-Stewart, A., Skopp, N., Mishkind, M., Reger, M. A., & Gahm, G. A. Randomized trial of prolonged exposure using imaginal exposure vs. virtual reality exposure in active duty soldiers with deployment-related PTSD. 2016 Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 84(11), 946-959.
Reger, M.A., Reger, G.M., Krieg, C., Pruitt, L.D., Smolenski, D.J., Skopp, N.A., & Bush, N. What's changed? A comparison of army suicide surveillance data to cases from 1975-1982. 2016 Suicide and Life-Threatening. doi:10.1111/sltb.12322.
Reger, M.A., Smolenski, D.J., Skopp, N.A., Metzger-Abamukang, M.J., Kang, H.K., Bullman, T.A., & Gahm, G.A. Suicide Risk Among Wounded U.S. Service Members. 2016 Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 46. doi:10.1111/sltb.12282
Skopp, N.A., Smolenski, D.J., Sheppard, S.C., Bush, N.E., & Luxton, D.D. Comparison of Suicide Attempters and Decedents in the U.S. Army: A Latent Class Analysis. 2016 Suicide and Life Threatening Behavior, 46(4), 413–426. doi:10.1111/sltb.12227
Skopp, N.A., Zhang, Y., Smolenski, D., & Reger, M.A. Risk Factors for Self-Directed Violence in US Soldiers: A Case-Control Study. 2016 Psychiatry Research, 245, 194-199. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2016.08.031