Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Effects of virtual walking on spinal cord injury-related neuropathic pain: A randomized, controlled trialRehabilitation Psychology.  64:13-24. 2019
2018 Placebo response in neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury: A meta-analysis of individual participant dataJournal of Pain Research.  11:901-912. 2018
2016 The international spinal cord injury pain extended data set (Version 1.0)Spinal Cord.  54:1036-1046. 2016
2016 Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems: Review of Program and National Database From 1970 to 2015Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  97:1797-1804. 2016
2016 Changes in pain and quality of life in depressed individuals with spinal cord injury: does type of pain matter?Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  39:535-543. 2016
2016 Family caregivers of individuals with spinal cord injury: Exploring the stresses and benefitsSpinal Cord.  54:732-736. 2016
2016 Meta-analysis of placebo responses in central neuropathic pain: Impact of subject, study, and pain characteristicsPAIN.  157:530-540. 2016
2016 FMRI Localization of Spinal Cord Processing Underlying Female Sexual ArousalJournal of Sex and Marital Therapy.  42:36-47. 2016
2015 Efficacy of venlafaxine XR for the treatment of pain in patients with spinal cord injury and major depression: A randomized, controlled trialArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  96:680-689. 2015
2015 Novel risk factors associated with current suicidal ideation and lifetime suicide attempts in individuals with spinal cord injuryArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  96:799-808. 2015
2015 Venlafaxine extended-release for depression following spinal cord injury a randomized clinical trialJAMA Psychiatry.  72:247-258. 2015
2014 Resilience in the initial year of caregiving for a family member with a traumatic spinal cord injuryJournal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology.  82:1072-1086. 2014
2014 A randomized controlled trial of venlafaxine XR for major depressive disorder after spinal cord injury: Methods and lessons learnedJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  37:247-263. 2014
2014 Post-traumatic growth following spinal cord injuryJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  37:218-225. 2014
2014 Predictors of participation enfranchisement after spinal cord injury: The mediating role of depression and moderating role of demographic and injury characteristicsArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  95:1106-1113. 2014
2014 Resilience in the initial year of caregiving for a family member with a traumatic spinal cord injuryJournal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology.  82:1072-1086. 2014
2014 Screening for neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury with the Spinal Cord Injury Pain Instrument (SCIPI): A preliminary validation studySpinal Cord.  52:407-412. 2014
2014 The international spinal cord injury pain basic data set (version 2.0)Spinal Cord.  52:282-286. 2014
2013 Dr. Samuel Stover: Promoting health and participation through leadership in spinal cord injury medicinePM&R.  5:809-815. 2013
2012 Effects of nicotine on spinal cord injury pain vary among subtypes of pain and smoking status: Results from a randomized, controlled experimentJournal of Pain.  13:1206-1214. 2012
2012 Neural correlates of sexual arousal in the spinal cords of able-bodied men: A spinal fMRI investigationJournal of Sex and Marital Therapy.  38:418-435. 2012
2012 International Spinal Cord Injury Pain (ISCIP) classification: Part 2. Initial validation using vignettesSpinal Cord.  50:404-412. 2012
2012 International Spinal Cord Injury Pain Classification: Part I. Background and descriptionSpinal Cord.  50:413-417. 2012
2012 An exploration of modifiable risk factors for depression after spinal cord injury: Which factors should we target?Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  93:775-781. 2012
2012 Effects of nicotine on spinal cord injury pain: A randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled crossover trialTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  18:101-105. 2012
2011 Efficacy of cranial electrotherapy stimulation for neuropathic pain following spinal cord injury: A multi-site randomized controlled trial with a secondary 6-month open-label phaseJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  34:285-296. 2011
2011 Cut point determination in the measurement of pain and its relationship to psychosocial and functional measures after traumatic spinal cord injury: A retrospective model spinal cord injury system analysisArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  92:419-424. 2011
2011 Depression after spinal cord injury: Comorbidities, mental health service use, and adequacy of treatmentArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  92:352-360. 2011
2011 Weight matters: Physical and psychosocial well being of persons with spinal cord injury in relation to body mass indexArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  92:391-398. 2011
2010 Catastrophizing, Acceptance, and Interference: Laboratory Findings, Subjective Report, and Pain Willingness as a ModeratorHealth Psychology.  29:299-306. 2010
2010 Reliability and validity of the international spinal cord injury basic pain data set items as self-report measuresSpinal Cord.  48:230-238. 2010
2010 Evaluating the quality of acute rehabilitation care for patients with spinal cord injury: An extended donabedian modelQuality Management in Health Care.  19:47-61. 2010
2009 Psychological factors and domains of neck pain disabilityPain Medicine.  10:310-318. 2009
2008 Ethics in pain management of persons with spinal cord injuryTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  13:95-107. 2008
2008 The International Spinal Cord Injury Pain Basic Data SetSpinal Cord.  46:818-823. 2008
2008 Factor Structure of the PHQ-9 Screen for Depression Across Time Since Injury Among Persons With Spinal Cord InjuryRehabilitation Psychology.  53:243-249. 2008
2007 Spinal cord injury pain classification: History, current trends, and commentaryTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  13:1-19. 2007
2007 A longitudinal study of joint pain following SCI: Concurrent trends in participation, depression, and the effects of smokingTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  12:45-55. 2007
2007 Pain after spinal cord injury: An evidence-based review for clinical practice and research - Report of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research Spinal Cord Injury Measures MeetingJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  30:421-440. 2007
2006 Psychosocial measures for clinical trials in spinal cord injury: Quality of life, depression, and anxietyTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  11:24-35. 2006
2006 Spinal cord injury rehabilitation: State of the scienceAmerican Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  85:310-342. 2006
2006 Obesity intervention in persons with spinal cord injurySpinal Cord.  44:82-91. 2006
2005 Cluster analysis and chronic pain: An empirical classification of pain subgroups in a spinal cord injury sampleRehabilitation Psychology.  50:381-388. 2005
2005 A descriptive study of pain and quality of life following Guillain-BarrĂ© syndrome: One year laterJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.  12:111-116. 2005
2005 Effects of smoking on neuropathic pain in two people with spinal cord injuryJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  28:330-332. 2005
2005 Visceral pain and life quality in persons with spinal cord injury: A brief reportJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  28:333-337. 2005
2004 Recent trends in spinal cord injury rehabilitation practices and outcomesTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  10:49-57. 2004
2004 The epidemiology of secondary conditions following spinal cord injuryTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  10:15-29. 2004
2004 Gender and minority differences in the pain experience of people with spinal cord injuryArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  85:1774-1781. 2004
2004 Life satisfaction following spinal cord injury: Long-term follow-upJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  27:106-110. 2004
2004 Symptoms of major depression in people with spinal cord injury: Implications for screeningArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  85:1749-1756. 2004
2003 Interrater reliability of the International Association for the Study of Pain and Tunks' spinal cord injury pain classification schemesAmerican Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  82:437-440. 2003
2003 Test-retest reliability of the Donovan spinal cord injury pain classification schemeSpinal Cord.  41:239-241. 2003
2003 Age and spinal cord injury: An emphasis on outcomes among the elderlyJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  26:37-44. 2003
2003 Use of topiramate for spinal cord injury-related painJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  26:401-403. 2003
2002 Interference due to pain following spinal cord injury: Important predictors and impact on quality of lifePAIN.  100:231-242. 2002
2002 Race: Predictor versus proxy variable? Outcomes after spinal cord injuryArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  83:1603-1611. 2002
2002 Early versus late onset of spinal cord injury among the elderlyJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.  9:219-226. 2002
2002 Long-term use of gabapentin for treatment of pain after traumatic spinal cord injuryClinical Journal of Pain.  18:116-121. 2002
2002 Pain classification following spinal cord injury: The utility of verbal descriptorsSpinal Cord.  40:118-127. 2002
2002 Collaborative research in the Model Spinal Cord Injury Systems: Process and outcomesJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  25:331-334. 2002
2002 Pain classification following spinal cord injury: The utility of verbal descriptorsSpinal Cord.  40:118-127. 2002
2002 Predictors of life satisfaction: A spinal cord injury cohort studyArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  83:555-561. 2002
2002 Reliability characteristics of the Donovan spinal cord injury pain classification systemArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  83:1290-1294. 2002
2001 Bladder management and quality of life after spinal cord injuryAmerican Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  80:916-922. 2001
2001 Profiles in problem solving: Psychological well-being and distress among persons with diabetes mellitusJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.  8:283-291. 2001
2001 Marital status and adjustment 1 year post-spinal-cord-injuryJournal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.  8:101-107. 2001
2001 Nursing home residence: Quality of life among individuals with spinal cord injuryAmerican Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  80:404-409. 2001
2001 Gunshot versus nongunshot spinal cord injury: Acute care and rehabilitation outcomesAmerican Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  80:366-370. 2001
2001 Predictors of pain 1 year post-spinal cord injuryJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  24:47-53. 2001
2001 Family caregiver social problem-solving abilities and adjustment during the initial year of the caregiving roleJournal of Counseling Psychology.  48:223-232. 2001
2001 Impact of demographic and medical factors on satisfaction with life after spinal cord injury: A normative studyJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  24:87-91. 2001
2001 Pain after spinal cord injury: Important predictors, outcomes, and future directions in cost-effectiveness analysisTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  7:84-92. 2001
2001 Quality of life after spinal cord injury caused by gunshotArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  82:949-954. 2001
2001 Topics in spinal cord injury rehabilitationTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  7. 2001
2000 Gender and its impact on postacute secondary medical complications following spinal cord injuryTopics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation.  6:66-75. 2000
2000 The impact of pain in spinal cord injury: A case-control studyRehabilitation Psychology.  45:386-401. 2000
1999 Living with the facts, negotiating the terms: Unrealistic beliefs, Denial, and adjustment in the first year of acquired physical disabilityCrisis Intervention and Time Limited Treatment.  4:361-381. 1999
1999 Caregiver social problem-solving abilities and family member adjustment to recent-onset physical disabilityRehabilitation Psychology.  44:104-123. 1999
1999 Access to the environment and life satisfaction after spinal cord injuryArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  80:1501-1506. 1999
1999 Family situation and psychosocial issues including problems that impact on partnership or resettlement in the home and into societySpinal Cord.  37:325-331. 1999
1999 Living with the facts, negotiating the terms: Unrealistic beliefs, denial, and adjustment in the first year of acquired physical disabilityCrisis Intervention and Time Limited Treatment.  4:361-381. 1999
1998 A case of spinal cord injury-related pain with baseline rCBF brain SPECT imaging and beneficial response to gabapentinPAIN.  78:139-143. 1998
1998 Are newspapers a viable source for intentional injury surveillance data?Southern Medical Journal.  91:234-242. 1998
1998 Rehabilitation in an individual with chronic arsenic poisoning: Medical, psychological, and social implicationsJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  21:142-147. 1998
1997 Attribution of responsibility for onset of spinal cord injury and psychosocial outcomes in the first year post-injuryRehabilitation Psychology.  42:115-124. 1997
1997 Predicting compliance with annual follow-up evaluations in persons with spinal cord injurySpinal Cord.  35:314-319. 1997
1996 Marriage rates among persons with spinal cord injuryRehabilitation Psychology.  41:321-340. 1996
1995 Psychology in Health Care: Future DirectionsProfessional Psychology: Research and Practice.  26:341-365. 1995
1995 The role of rehabilitation medicine in the management of chronic pain: description of a pain control program and longitudinal outcomesJournal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation.  5:135-144. 1995
1995 Outcomes of post-spinal cord injury marriagesArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  76:130-138. 1995
1995 The role of rehabilitation medicine in the management of chronic pain: Description of a pain control program and longitudinal outcomesJournal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation.  5:135-144. 1995
1994 Spinal cord injury model systems of care: The legacy and the promiseNeuroRehabilitation.  4:84-90. 1994
1993 Postinjury employment outcomes among African-American and white persons with spinal cord injuryRehabilitation Psychology.  38:151-164. 1993
1992 Chronic pain and spinal cord injury: Review and commentClinical Journal of Pain.  8:119-122. 1992
1992 Cognitive deficits in spinal cord injury: Epidemiology and outcomeArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  73:275-284. 1992
1992 Community reintegration and quality of life following spinal cord injuryParaplegia.  30:108-112. 1992
1992 Treatment of erectile dysfunction secondary to spinal cord injury: Sexual and psychosocial impact on couplesRehabilitation Psychology.  37:205-213. 1992
1991 Autonomic Dysreflexia and the Menstrual Cycle in a Woman with Spinal Cord Injury: A Case ReportNeuroRehabilitation.  1:58-62. 1991
1991 Coping with denial among family membersArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  72:521. 1991
1991 Spinal cord injury: Rehabilitation adds life to yearsWestern Journal of Medicine.  154:602-606. 1991
1991 [499] Psychosocial adjustment of persons with combined spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury: A longitudinal investigationBulletin of prosthetics research.  28:399. 1991
1991 [500] A longitudinal and cross-sectional analysis of well-being in persons with spinal cord injury and their caregiversBulletin of prosthetics research.  28:399-400. 1991
1991 [527] Medical and psychological considerations regarding the surgical or pharmacological treatment of impotence in males with spinal cord injuryBulletin of prosthetics research.  28:419-420. 1991
1990 Effect of bullet removal on subsequent pain in persons with spinal cord injury secondary to gunshot woundJournal of Neurosurgery.  73:401-404. 1990
1989 Accountability of pain control programs in the United StatesSouthern Medical Journal.  82:1465-1466. 1989
1989 Intracavernous pharmacotherapy for management of erectile dysfunction in spinal cord injuryParaplegia.  27:457-464. 1989
1988 Spinal cord injury and concomitant traumatic brain injury. Results of a longitudinal investigationAmerican Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  67:211-216. 1988
1986 Psychologic adjustment to spinal cord injury during first postdischarge yearArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  67:362-365. 1986
1985 Predicting response to a pain control program.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  22:383-387. 1985
1985 Behavior modification in physical therapyArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  66:113-116. 1985
1985 Dependent variables in rehabilitation researchArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  66:803-805. 1985
1983 A Voice-Operated Method for Administering the MMPIJournal of Personality Assessment.  47:167-170. 1983
1982 Cross-validation of predictors for a chronic pain control program.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  19:120-121. 1982
1982 A voice-operated response unit for use in the psychological assessment of motor impaired subjectsJournal of Medical Engineering and Technology.  6:65-67. 1982
1982 Spinal cord injury: A sensory restriction perspectiveArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  63:195-199. 1982
1981 A voice operated mode for administering standardized psychological testsInternational Journal of Rehabilitation Research.  4:559-560. 1981
1980 Psycho-social aspects of chronic pain in spinal cord injuryPAIN.  8:355-366. 1980
1979 Pain in patients with spinal cord injuryArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  60:605-609. 1979

Chapter

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2012 Spinal Cord Injury.  229-250. 2012
2004 Spinal cord injuries.  207-224. 2004

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology, Kent State University 1977
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Oberlin College 1968
  • Full Name

  • J Richards