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  • 2015 Published Research

    Zimmerman, M. Borderline personality disorder: A disorder in search of advocacy. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 2015, 203, 8-12. Abstract

    Hidalgo-Massei, D., Walsh, E., Rosenstein, L., & Zimmerman, M. Comorbid bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder and substance use disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 2015, 203, 54-57. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Ellison, W., Young, D, Chelminski, I., & Dalrymple, K. How many different ways do patients meet the diagnostic criteria for major depressive disorder? Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2015, 56, 29-34. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Ellison, W., Morgan, T.A., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Dalrymple, K. Psychosocial morbidity associated with bipolar and borderline personality disorder in psychiatric outpatients: comparative study. British Journal of Psychiatry, in press. Abstract

    Zimmerman, Does the adequacy of clinicians’ diagnostic practice in routine clinical settings matter? Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, in press.

    Ellison, W.D., Rosenstein, L., Chelminski, I., Dalrymple, K., & Zimmerman, M. The clinical significance of single features of borderline personality disorder: Anger, affective instability, impulsivity and chronic emptiness in psychiatric outpatients. Journal of Personality Disorders, in press. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M. Improving the recognition of borderline personality disorder in a bipolar world. Journal of Personality Disorders, in press. Abstract

    Dalrymple, K. Psychiatric disorder-weight associations and the moderating effect of gender in an outpatient sample. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, in press.


    2014 Published Research

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J.H., Morgan, T.A., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Dalrymple, K.  Comorbid bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder and history of suicide attempts. Journal of Personality Disorders, 2014, 28, 358-364.
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    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Attiullah, N., Friedman, M., Toba, C., & Boerescu, D.A.  The Remission from Depression Questionnaire as an outcome measure in the treatment of depression. Depression and Anxiety, 2014, 31, 533-538. 
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    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Friedman, M., Boerescu, D.A., Attiullah, N., & Toba, C.  Speaking a more consistent language when discussing severe depression: A calibration study of three self-report measures of depressive symptoms. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 2014, 75, 141-146. 
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    Levin, M.E., Dalrymple, K., & Zimmerman, M. Which facets of mindfulness predict the presence of substance use disorders in an outpatient psychiatric sample? Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 2014,28, 498-506. 
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    Zimmerman, M, Chelminski, I., Young, D., Dalrymple, K., Walsh, E., Rosenstein, L. A clinically useful self-report measure of the DSM-5 Anxious Distress Specifier of Major Depressive Disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 2014, 75, 601-607. 
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    Levin, M.E., Dalrymple, K., Himes, S. & Zimmerman, M. Which facets of mindfulness are related to problematic eating among patients seeking bariatric surgery? Eating Behaviors, 2014, 15, 298-305
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    Zimmerman, M. Screening for bipolar disorder: Confusion between case-finding versus screening. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 2014, 83, 259-262.
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    Zimmerman, M., D’Avanzato, C., Attiullah, N., Friedman, M., Toba, C., & Boerescu, D.A.  Scoring rules and rating formats of self-report depression questionnaires: A comparison of approaches. Psychiatry Research, 2014, 218, 225-228.
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    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Dalrymple, K. Differences between patients with borderline personality disorder who do and do not have a family history of bipolar disorder. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2014, 55, 1491- 1497. 
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    Dalrymple, K., Morgan, T.A., Lipschitz, J., Martinez, J., Tepe, E., & Zimmerman, M. An integrated, acceptance-based behavioral approach for depression with social anxiety: Preliminary resultsBehavior Modification, 2014, 38, 516- 548. 
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    Zimmerman, M., Morgan, T.M., Dalrymple, K., Young, D., & Chelminski, I. A brief, clinician-rated dimensional rating system for psychiatric diagnoses: Reliability and validity in psychiatric outpatients. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 2014, 26, 261-269. 
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    Zimmerman, M., Morgan, T.A., Young, D., Chelminski, I., Dalrymple, K., & Walsh, E.  Does borderline personality disorder manifest itself differently in patients with bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder? Journal of Personality Disorders, 2014, 1-7 epub. 
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    Zimmerman, M., Chelminski, I., Young, D., Dalrymple, K. & Martinez, J. A clinically useful self-report measure of the DSM-5 Mixed Features Specifier of Major Depressive Disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 2014, 168, 357-362. 
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    Zimmerman, M. & Gazarian, D. Is research on borderline personality disorder underfunded by the National Institute of Health? Psychiatry Research, 2014, 220, 941-944.
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    2013 Published Research

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Attiullah, N., Friedman, M., Toba, C., & Boerescu, D. How should residual symptoms be defined in depressed patients who have remitted? Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2013, 54, 91-96. Abstract

    Gaudiano, B. & Zimmerman, M. Prevalence of attenuated psychotic symptoms and their relationship with DSM-IV diagnoses in a general psychiatric outpatient clinic. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 2013, 74, 149-155. Abstract

    Kelly, M.M., Dalrymple, K., Zimmerman, M., & Phillips, K.A. A comparison study of body dysmorphic disorder versus social phobia. Psychiatry Research, 2013, 205, 109-116. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Attiullah, N., Friedman, M., Toba, C., Boerescu, D., & Ragheb, M. A new type of scale for determining remission from depression: The Remission from Depression Questionnaire. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 2013, 47, 78-82. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Friedman, M., Boerescu, D., Attiullah, N., & Toba, C. Determining severity subtypes of depression with a self-report questionnaire. Psychiatry Research, 2013, 206, 98-102. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Dalrymple, K., Chelminski, I., & Young, D. “Subthreshold” depression: Is the distinction between depressive disorder not otherwise specified and adjustment disorder valid? Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 2013, 74, 470-476. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J.H., Dalrymple, K., Chelminski, I., & Young, D. Should criteria be specified for depressive disorder not otherwise specified? Journal of Affective Disorders, 2013, 147, 118-122. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M. & Morgan, T.A. The relationship between borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder. Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience, 2013, 15, 155-169. Abstract

    Dalrymple, K., Martinez, J., Tepe, E., Young, D., Chelminski, I., Morgan, T., & Zimmerman, M. A clinically useful social anxiety disorder outcome scale. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2013, 54, 758-765. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Dalrymple, K. Severity classification on the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale. Journal of Affective Disorders, 2013, 150, 384-388. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J.H., Morgan, T.A., Young, D., Chelminski, I., & Dalrymple, K. Distinguishing bipolar II depression form major depressive disorder with comorbid borderline personality disorder: Demographic, clinical, and family history differences. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 2013, 74, 880-886. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., Martinez, J.H., Dalrymple, K., Chelminski, I., & Young, D. Is the distinction between adjustment disorder with depressed mood and adjustment disorder with mixed anxious and depressed mood valid? Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 2013, 25, 257-65. Abstract

    D’Avanzato, C., Martinez, J., Attiullah, N., Friedman, M., Toba, C., Boerescu, D.A., & Zimmerman, M. Anxiety symptoms among remitted depressed outpatients: Prevalence and association with quality of life and psychosocial functioning. Journal of Affective Disorders, 2013, 151, 401-404. Abstract

    Morgan, T.A., Chelminski, I., Young, D., Dalrymple, K., & Zimmerman, M. Is dimensional scoring important only for subthreshold levels of severity in personality disorders other than borderline? Comprehensive Psychiatry, 2013, 54, 673-679. Abstract

    Morgan, T.A., Chelminski, I., Young, D., Dalrymple, K., & Zimmerman, M. Differences between older and younger adults with Borderline Personality Disorder on clinical presentation and impairment. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 2013, 47, 1507-1513. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M. What is ironic about wanting empirical support to justify changes in diagnostic criteria? Commentary on the “ironic fate of the personality disorders in DSM-5.” Personality Disorders: Theory, Treatment, and Research, 2013, 4, 352-353. Abstract

    Zimmerman, M., & Morgan, T.A. Problematic boundaries in the diagnosis of bipolar disorder: The interface with borderline personality disorder. Current Psychiatry Reports, 2013, 15, 422. Abstract

    Dalrymple, K., & Zimmerman, M. Social anxiety: When does shyness become a disorder? Exploring the fine line between over- and under-diagnosis of social anxiety disorder and the potential impact on treatment. Current Psychiatry, 2013, 12, 21-23, 35-38. No abstract available.