Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 Comparing Unsheltered and Sheltered Homeless: Demographics, Health Services Use and Predictors of Health Services UseCommunity Mental Health Journal.  56:271-279. 2020
2020 Personality in Combination with Alcohol and Drug Use and Psychiatric Disorders to Predict Psychosocial Characteristics and Behaviors of Hepatitis C PatientsJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings2020
2019 Religious and Spiritual Aspects of Disaster Experience Among Survivors of the 9/11 Attacks on New York City’s World Trade CenterJournal of Religion and Health.  58:1619-1630. 2019
2019 A mixed methods study of satisfaction with justice and desire for revenge in survivors of the September 11, 2001, attacks on New York City's World Trade CenterInternational Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research.  28. 2019
2019 A qualitative analysis of satisfaction with justice and desire for revenge in survivors of the September 11, 2001, attacks on New York City's World Trade CenterPeace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology.  25:246-254. 2019
2019 Longitudinal cost of services in a homeless sample with cocaine use disorderJournal of Social Distress and the Homeless.  28:132-138. 2019
2019 Anthrax Exposure, Belief in Exposure, and Postanthrax Symptoms among Survivors of a Bioterrorist Attack on Capitol HillDisaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness.  13:555-560. 2019
2019 Suicide Risk Assessment and Management in the Psychiatry Emergency Service: Psychiatric Provider Experience and PerceptionsArchives of Suicide Research.  23:1-14. 2019
2019 Adult antisocial behavior and its relationship to the diagnosis of antisocial personality disorder in a longitudinal study of homelessnessJournal of Social Distress and the Homeless2019
2019 Exploring Quality of Primary Care for Patients Who Experience Homelessness and the Clinicians Who Serve Them: What Are Their Aspirations?Qualitative Health Research2019
2019 Key Attributes of a Medical Learning Community Mentor at One Medical SchoolMedical Science Educator2019
2019 Quality of Life, Functioning, and Coping in HCV Patients Continuing Versus Ceasing Alcohol UseHealth Promotion Practice2019
2018 A naturalistic longitudinal study of the order of service provision with respect to cocaine use and outcomes in an urban homeless sampleEpidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences.  27:611-618. 2018
2018 A longitudinal study of housing status and crime in a homeless populationAnnals of Clinical Psychiatry.  30:280-288. 2018
2018 Associations of alcohol use disorder, alcohol use, housing, and service use in a homeless sample of 255 individuals followed over 2 yearsSubstance Abuse.  39:497-504. 2018
2018 A Systematic Comparison of African American and Non-African American Patients on Psychosocial Aspects of Hepatitis C InfectionJournal of Religion and Health.  57:1764-1770. 2018
2018 A study of selected ethnic affiliations in the development of post-traumatic stress disorder and other psychopathology after a terrorist bombing in Nairobi, KenyaDisaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness.  12:360-365. 2018
2018 Transitions between Housing States among Urban Homeless Adults: a Bayesian Markov ModelJournal of Urban Health.  95:423-430. 2018
2018 Pilot Design and Implementation of an Innovative Mental Health and Wellness Clinic at a Historically Black College/UniversityCommunity Mental Health Journal.  54:371-375. 2018
2018 Prospective Longitudinal Substance Use Patterns in Patients Preparing for Hepatitis C TreatmentJournal of Chemical Dependency Treatment.  14:60-69. 2018
2017 Financing cocaine use in a homeless populationBehavioral Sciences.  7. 2017
2017 LGBTQ Organizing Beyond “Low-Hanging Fruit”:A Qualitative Examination of Safe Schools Coalitions in the United States SouthJournal of Community Practice.  25:524-541. 2017
2017 A Pilot Study Using Mixed GPS/Narrative Interview Methods to Understand Geospatial Behavior in Homeless PopulationsCommunity Mental Health Journal.  53:661-671. 2017
2017 Family Psychoeducation for Hepatitis C Patients and Their Families: Recommendation for CliniciansSocial Work with Groups.  40:202-213. 2017
2017 Suicide Risk Assessment and Management: Real-World Experience and Perceptions of Emergency Medicine PhysiciansArchives of Suicide Research.  21:365-378. 2017
2017 Housing first on a large scale: Fidelity strengths and challenges in the VA's HUD-VASH programPsychological Services.  14:118-128. 2017
2017 Making Meaning of the September 11 Attacks: Spanish- and Mandarin-Speaking Focus GroupsCrisis Intervention and Time Limited Treatment.  22:213-227. 2017
2017 Memories of intimate partner violence and the process of changeAnnals of Clinical Psychiatry.  29:35-45. 2017
2017 An effectiveness study of group psychoeducation for hepatitis C patients in community clinicsEuropean Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  29:679-685. 2017
2017 An exploration of content in multifamily psychoeducation groups: The impact of consumer choice in a flexible curriculumSocial casework.  98:79-84. 2017
2017 Racial disparities in hepatitis c treatment eligibilityAnnals of hepatology.  16:530-537. 2017
2016 Letters to the editorPsychiatric Services.  67:1384-1385. 2016
2016 Substance use among persons with homeless experience in primary careSubstance Abuse.  37:534-541. 2016
2016 Expanded conceptualization of multimorbidity to encompass substance use disorders and other psychiatric illnessAnnals of Clinical Psychiatry.  28:182-188. 2016
2016 Teaching Note—Integrating Theory and Research Methods in a First-Year Doctoral Sequence or ProgramJournal of education for social work.  52:372-378. 2016
2016 Priorities in the primary care of persons experiencing homelessness: Convergence and divergence in the views of patients and provider/expertsPatient Preference and Adherence.  10:153-158. 2016
2016 An assessment of concurrent drug and alcohol use among patients seeking treatment for hepatitis CAnnals of Clinical Psychiatry.  28:31-36. 2016
2015 Guest Editorial - Evidence-Based Education: From Paradigm Shift to Social Movement-and Back Again?Journal of education for social work.  51:619-623. 2015
2015 Experience of primary care among homeless individuals with mental health conditionsPLoS ONE.  10. 2015
2015 A focus group study of the impact of trauma exposure in the 9/11 terrorist attacksSocial Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.  50:569-578. 2015
2015 A prospective study of the associations among housing status and costs of services in a homeless populationPsychiatric Services.  66:27-32. 2015
2015 Housing first and the risk of failure: A comment on Westermeyer and Lee (2013)Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.  203:559-562. 2015
2015 The postdisaster prevalence of major depression relative to PTSD in survivors of the 9/11 attacks on the world trade center selected from affected workplacesComprehensive Psychiatry.  60:119-125. 2015
2014 Making Housing First Happen: Organizational Leadership in VA’s Expansion of Permanent Supportive HousingJournal of General Internal Medicine.  29:835-844. 2014
2014 Characteristics and service use of homeless veterans and nonveterans residing in a low-demand emergency shelterPsychiatric Services.  65:751-757. 2014
2014 VA's expansion of supportive housing: Successes and challenges on the path toward housing firstPsychiatric Services.  65:641-647. 2014
2014 Deriving costs of service use among an urban homeless populationJournal of Substance Abuse Treatment.  46:491-497. 2014
2014 An empirical study of alcohol consumption by patients considering HCV treatmentAmerican Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.  40:484-489. 2014
2014 Development of the primary care quality-homeless (PCQ-H) instrument: A practical survey of homeless patients' experiences in primary careMedical Care.  52:734-742. 2014
2014 Expression of Ethnic Prejudice in Focus Groups from Agencies Affected by the 9/11 Attacks on the World Trade CenterJournal of Multicultural Social Work.  23:93-109. 2014
2014 Patient perspectives on hepatitis C and its treatmentEuropean Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  26:74-81. 2014
2014 Stress and support among people caring for homeless adult relativesContemporary Perspectives in Family Research.  8B:223-245. 2014
2013 Problem gambling and homelessness: Results from an epidemiologic studyJournal of Gambling Studies.  31:533-545. 2013
2013 Comparing homeless persons' care experiences in tailored versus nontailored primary care programsAmerican Journal of Public Health.  103. 2013
2013 Alcohol use disorders and drinking among survivors of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York CityComprehensive Psychiatry.  54:962-969. 2013
2013 Experience of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks by Airline Flight StaffCrisis Intervention and Time Limited Treatment.  18:322-341. 2013
2013 A comparison of enrollees versus non-enrollees in a patient/family HCV psychoeducation studyJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.  20:156-163. 2013
2013 The promise of geospatial methods in prevention researchAmerican Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.  39:142-143. 2013
2013 Technology use among emerging adult homeless in two U.S. citiesSocial Work.  58:173-175. 2013
2013 The neighborhood context of homelessnessAmerican Journal of Public Health.  103:679-685. 2013
2013 Hepatitis C treatment and SVR: The gap between clinical trials and real-world treatment aspirationsGeneral Hospital Psychiatry.  35:122-128. 2013
2013 The homeless use Facebook?! Similarities of social network use between college students and homeless young adultsComputers in Human Behavior.  29:86-89. 2013
2013 Workplace response of companies exposed to the 9/11 World Trade Center attack: A focus-group studyDisasters.  37:101-118. 2013
2012 Geographical access and the substitution of traditional healing for biomedical services in 2 American Indian tribesMedical Care.  50:877-884. 2012
2012 Employment Status and Income Generation Among Homeless Young Adults: Results From a Five-City, Mixed-Methods StudyYouth and Society.  44:385-407. 2012
2012 Exploration of arrest activity among homeless young adults in four U.S. CitiesSocial Work Research.  36:233-238. 2012
2012 Response: Training Doctoral Students to be ScientistsResearch on Social Work Practice.  22:537-541. 2012
2012 Predictors of successful tracking over time in a homeless populationSocial Work Research.  36:153-159. 2012
2012 Psychoeducation responsive to families (PERF): Translation of a multifamily group modelPsychiatric Annals.  42:226-235. 2012
2011 Original research: Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder among employees of New York City companies affected by the september 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade CenterDisaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness.  5. 2011
2011 Correlates of street-survival behaviors in homeless young adults in four U.S. citiesAmerican Journal of Orthopsychiatry.  81:401-409. 2011
2011 The use of psychoeducation for a patient with hepatitis C and psychiatric illness in preparation for antiviral therapy: A case report and discussionJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.  18:99-107. 2011
2011 Assessing student perception of practice evaluation knowledge in introductory research methodsJournal of education for social work.  47:555-564. 2011
2011 Social control correlates of arrest behavior among homeless youth in five U.S. citiesViolence and Victims.  26:648-668. 2011
2010 A prospective study of substance use and housing stability in a homeless populationSocial Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.  45:1055-1062. 2010
2010 Estrangement factors associated with addiction to alcohol and drugs among homeless youth in three U.S. citiesEvaluation and Program Planning.  33:418-427. 2010
2010 A comparison of addiction and transience among street youth: Los Angeles, California, Austin, Texas, and St. Louis, MissouriCommunity Mental Health Journal.  46:296-307. 2010
2010 Comparison of social estrangement among youth who are accessing homeless services in St. Louis, Missouri and Austin, TexasJournal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment.  20:361-378. 2010
2010 From the guest editors: Introduction to evidence-based group work in community settingsSocial Work with Groups.  33:98-101. 2010
2010 The andragogy of evidence-based group work: An integrated educational modelSocial Work with Groups.  33:195-209. 2010
2010 Factors associated with trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder among homeless youth in three U.S. cities: The importance of transienceJournal of Traumatic Stress.  23:161-168. 2010
2010 The business of healing: Focus group discussions of readjustment to the post-9/11 work environment among employees of affected agenciesJournal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.  52:713-718. 2010
2009 Parenting Adults Who Become Homeless: Variations in Stress and Social SupportAmerican Journal of Orthopsychiatry.  79:357-365. 2009
2008 Macro practice teaching and curriculum development from an evidence-based perspectiveJournal of Evidence-Based Social Work.  5:597-621. 2008
2008 Modeling the mental health effects of victimization among homeless personsSocial Science and Medicine.  67:1475-1479. 2008
2007 Successful transitions of runaway/homeless youth from shelter careJournal of Child and Family Studies.  16:545-555. 2007
2007 Focus groups with children after the world trade center attacksCrisis Intervention and Time Limited Treatment.  12:349-363. 2007
2007 School-based groups for parents of children with emotional and behavioral disorders: Pilot resultsSocial casework.  88:124-129. 2007
2006 A comparison of agency-based and self-report methods of measuring services across an urban environment by a drug-abusing homeless populationInternational Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research.  15:46-56. 2006
2006 Adolescents discuss their reactions to the September 11 attacksCrisis Intervention and Time Limited Treatment.  11:425-438. 2006
2006 Differences in problems faced by families with a child coping with a serious emotional disorder or an adult member coping with mental illnessJournal of Social Service Research.  32:83-98. 2006
2006 Longitudinal outcomes for youth receiving runaway/homeless shelter servicesJournal of Youth and Adolescence.  35:859-866. 2006
2006 The art of evidence-based practiceResearch on Social Work Practice.  16:224-232. 2006
2006 Adolescent runaway episodes: Application of an estrangement model of recidivismSocial Work Research.  30:245-251. 2006
2006 Living with severe mental illness - What families and friends must know: Evaluation of a one-day psychoeducation workshopSocial Work.  51:31-38. 2006
2005 Concerns of Capitol Hill staff workers after bioterrorism: Focus group discussions of authorities' responseJournal of Nervous and Mental Disease.  193:523-527. 2005
2005 The role of organizational characteristics in determining patterns of utilization of services for substance abuse, mental health, and shelter by homeless peopleJournal of Drug Issues.  35:575-592. 2005
2005 Capitol Hill staff workers' experiences of bioterrorism: Qualitative findings from focus groupsJournal of Traumatic Stress.  18:79-88. 2005
2005 The promise of school-based psychoeducation for parents of children with emotional disordersSocial Work in Education -New York-.  27:111-115. 2005
2004 Successfully exiting homelessness: Experiences of formerly homeless mentally ill individualsEvaluation and Program Planning.  27:423-431. 2004
2004 The Homeless Supplement to the Diagnostic Interview Schedule: Test-retest analysesInternational Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research.  13:184-191. 2004
2004 Are Rates of Psychiatric Disorders in the Homeless Population Changing?American Journal of Public Health.  94:103-108. 2004
2004 Certification and program regulations for inpatient services to youth with addiction: A state-level analysisJournal of Psychoactive Drugs.  36:499-509. 2004
2003 National and Regional Differences Among Runaway Youth Using Federally-Funded Crisis ServicesJournal of Social Service Research.  30:1-17. 2003
2003 The evidence-based group workerSocial Work with Groups.  25:57-70. 2003
2003 Examining risk factors associated with family reunification for runaway youth: Does ethnicity matter?Family Relations.  52:296-304. 2003
2003 Deriving service costs for a clubhouse psychosocial rehabilitation programAdministration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research.  30:323-340. 2003
2003 Teaching evidence-based practice: Toward a new paradigm for social work educationResearch on Social Work Practice.  13:234-259. 2003
2003 An exploration of alienation and replacement theories of social support in homelessnessSocial Work Research.  27:222-231. 2003
2003 Modeling service access in a homeless populationJournal of Psychoactive Drugs.  35:487-495. 2003
2002 Family-responsive psychoeducation groups for families with an adult member with mental illness: Pilot resultsCommunity Mental Health Journal.  38:413-421. 2002
2002 Short-term outcomes for youth receiving runaway and homeless shelter servicesResearch on Social Work Practice.  12:589-603. 2002
2001 The impact of psychiatric diagnosis and family system relationship on problems identified by families coping with a mentally III memberFamily Process.  40:199-209. 2001
2001 Reconstructing feminist group workSocial Work with Groups.  23:3-18. 2001
2001 Differences and predictors of family reunification among subgroups of runaway youths using shelter servicesSocial Work Research.  25:163-172. 2001
2000 Service use over time and achievement of stable housing in a mentally ill homeless populationPsychiatric Services.  51:1536-1543. 2000
2000 Agency-based tracking of difficult-to-follow populations: Runaway and homeless youth programs in St. Louis, MissouriCommunity Mental Health Journal.  36:247-258. 2000
2000 Outcomes for adolescents using runaway and homeless youth servicesJournal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment.  3:79-97. 2000
1999 Bicycleworks: Task-centered group work with high-risk youthSocial Work with Groups.  22:33-48. 1999
1999 Group Membership as a Predictor of Service Use-Related Behaviors for Persons "on the Streets"Research on Social Work Practice.  9:575-592. 1999
1998 Correlates of early onset and chronicity of homelessness in a large urban homeless populationJournal of Nervous and Mental Disease.  186:393-400. 1998
1998 The association of psychiatric diagnosis with weather conditions in a large urban homeless sampleSocial Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.  33:206-210. 1998
1998 Content and curriculum in psychoeducation groups for families of persons with severe mental illnessPsychiatric Services.  49:816-822. 1998
1998 The family as caregiver: A group psychoeducation model for schizophreniaAmerican Journal of Orthopsychiatry.  68:39-46. 1998
1997 A diagnostic comparison of homeless and nonhomeless patients in an urban mental health clinicSocial Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.  32:236-240. 1997
1997 Combining a strengths-based approach and feminist theory in group work with persons ‘on the streets’Social Work with Groups.  19:5-20. 1997
1997 A comparison of clinical and structured interview diagnoses in a homeless mental health clinicCommunity Mental Health Journal.  33:531-543. 1997
1997 Predictors of achieving stable housing in a mentally ill homeless populationPsychiatric Services.  48:528-530. 1997
1997 The Relationship between Transience and Current Life Situation in the Homeless Services-Using PopulationSocial Work.  42:541-551. 1997
1996 Hoops group: Group work with young “street” menSocial Work with Groups.  18:107-122. 1996
1996 Are the mentally III homeless a distinct homeless subgroup?Annals of Clinical Psychiatry.  8:117-128. 1996
1995 Involvement in alcoholics anonymous by persons with dual disordersAlcoholism Treatment Quarterly.  12:1-18. 1995
1994 Wintering at the earleSocial Work with Groups.  17:47-70. 1994


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2012 Risk factors for sexually transmitted infections and human immunodeficiency in homeless persons with developmental disabilities.  135-147. 2012

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work, University of Michigan System : Ann Arbor 1994
  • Full Name

  • David Pollio
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