• Refereed Publications

  • Glover, N., Gorgens, K., Meyer, L., Dettmer, J. & Lehto, M. (under revision). Sensitivity and Specificity of the Ohio State University Traumatic Brain Injury Identification Method (OSU-TBI-ID) to Neuropsychological Impairment. Criminal Justice and Behavior.

    Wall, K. C., Gorgens, K., Dettmer, J., Davis, T. M., & Gafford, J. (under review). Violence related traumatic brain injury in justice-involved women. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

    Gorgens, K., Nagele, D., Dettmer, J. & Hooper, S. (2017). The Under-identification of Brain Injuries and the Relationship with Juvenile (and Eventually Adult) Criminal Justice Involvement. Brain Injury Professional, 14 (3), p. 24-26.

    Vincent, A., Bailey, C., Cowan, C., Cox-Fuenzalida, E., Dyche, J., Gorgens, K. & Young, L. (2016).  Normative Data for Evaluating Mild Traumatic Brain Injury with a Handheld Neurocognitive Assessment Tool. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult.

    Gur, R.M., Camaione, T., Meyer. L., McMillan, B., Gorgens, K.A., Dettmer, J., & Gowensmith, N. (2016). Justice-involved Individuals and Traumatic Brain Injury Project: Initial Program Evaluation. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 30 (5), p. 758-759.

    Sobesky, M. & Gorgens, K. (2016).  Marijuana and adolescents: Exploring the Substance Treatment provider Experience in a Climate of Legalization. International Journal of Drug Policy, 33, 66-74.

    Heidinger, B., Gorgens, K., & Morgenstern, J. (2014).  The Effects of Sexual Sensation Seeking and Alcohol Use on Risky Sexual Behavior Among Men Who Have Sex with Men.  AIDS and Behavior.

    Davis, T., Gorgens, K., Shriberg, J., Godleski, M. & Meyer, L. (2013).  Making meaning in a burn peer support group: Qualitative analysis of attendee interviews.  Journal of Burn Care and Research.

    Seawell, D. B., Krohn, N., Gorgens, K. A. & Erickson Cornish, J. A. (2009).  Geography and internship match rates: Quantifying competitiveness and discussing implications for the internship imbalance.  Training and Education in Professional Psychology, 3 (3), p. 127-134.

    Cornish, J. E., Gorgens, K. A. & Monson, S. P. (2008).  Perspectives on ethical practice with people who have disabilities.  Professional Psychology:  Research and Practice, 39 (5), p. 488-497.

  • The Effects of Sexual Sensation Seeking and Alcohol Use on Risky Sexual Behavior Among Men Who Have Sex with Men

  • Invited Publications

  • Eddy, T., Gorgens, K. Meyer, L., Dettmer, J. & Gowensmith, N. (2015). Traumatic Brain Injury and traumatic history. The Colorado Psychologist.

  • Gorgens, K. (2017). Structured clinical interview for DSM-IV (SCID). In B. Caplan, J. DeLuca & J.S. Kreutzer (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology, 2nd Edition.  New York, NY: Springer Publishing.

    Gorgens, K. (2017). Clinical interview. In B. Caplan, J. DeLuca & J.S. Kreutzer (Eds.) Encyclopedia of  Clinical Neuropsychology, 2rd Edition. New York, NY: Springer Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-56782-2_2021-2

    Gorgens, K. (2014).  A brain and a babymaker walk into a bar....APA Disability office Newsletter. http://www.apa.org/pi/disability/resources/publications/newsletter/index.aspx

    Gorgens, K. (2010), Clinical interview. In B. Caplan, J. DeLuca & J.S. Kreutzer (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology. New York, NY: Springer Publishing.

    Gorgens, K. (2010). Structured clinical interview for DSM-IV (SCID). In B. Caplan, J. DeLuca & J.S. Kreutzer (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Clinical Neuropsychology.  New York, NY: Springer Publishing.

    Gorgens, K. A. (2009). Schizophrenia.  Encyclopedia of American Disability History (Burch, Susan, Ed.). 3 vols. New York: Facts on File, 2009.

    Gorgens, K. A. (2009). Judi Chamberlin.  Encyclopedia of American Disability History
    (Burch, Susan, Ed.). 3 vols. New York: Facts on File, 2009.

    Gorgens, K. A. (2008, March 26). Teaching neuropsychologists how to fish [Review of the book Ethical Decision Making in Clinical Neuropsychology].  PsyCRITIQUES—Contemporary Psychology:  APA Review of Books. 

    Gorgens, K. A. (2007). The 6 letter 4 letter word: Normal. Synergy, April, p. 10.

    Gorgens, K.A. (2006, November 29).  Don’t leave home without it [Review of the book Measuring Health:  A Guide to Rating Scales and Questionnaires]. PsyCRITIQUES —Contemporary Psychology:  APA Review of Books. 

    Gorgens, K.A. (2006, July 5).  A tool to fix what ails you:  Applying the biopsychosocial therapy approach to the chronically ill [Review of the book Psychological treatment of chronic illness:  The biopsychosocial approach]. PsyCRITIQUES—Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books.

    Gorgens, K.A. (2004, November 23).  More than just a pretty picture:  The evolving field of neuroimaging [Review of the book Essentials of neuroimaging for clinical practice].  PsyCRITIQUES—Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books, 49 (9).

  • MA/Doctoral Research 2001-2008

  • o   Exploring the Experiences of Pediatric Cancer Patients, Including Those with Brain Tumors, in the Youth and Pet Survivor Program.

    Ingalls, A. & Gorgens, K. (2004).  Exploring the Experiences of Pediatric Cancer Patients, Including Those with Brain Tumors, in the Youth and Pet Survivor Program. Poster presented at the June 2004 International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

    o   The prevalence of self-reported traumatic brain injury history in adult sex offenders compared to the general population (Garmo)

    o   The abnormal minds of violent offenders: A research review (Kruml)

    o   Amino acid therapies for a psychopathic population (Garmo)

    o   Bibliotherapy for children in families coping with mental illness (Dalske)

    o    Exploring the experience of participants in a pediatric oncology-canine pen-pal program (YAPS): Program participation as a vehicle for well-being (Nielsen)

    o   Preventing violence among patients recovering from traumatic brain injury:  A response curriculum for medical and support staff  (Smith)

    Poster presented at 2006 Rehabilitation Psychology Conference

    o   A program designed to reduce institutional elder abuse and increase CNA satisfaction (Polo-Henston)

    o   Long-term organ transplantation:  A look at the long term lived experience of liver recipients (Thomas)

    o   Outpatient treatment for methamphetamine abusing adolescents: A proposed program curriculum (Meylink)

    o   Ethical Pitfalls in Graduate School:  Application of the APA Ethics Code and the Literature to Address and Remedy a Violation by a Psychology Graduate Student (Tindall)

    o   A study on the effect of educational level on support for the death penalty (Shasteen)

    o   Youth And Pet Survivors (YAPS©): Suggestions for evaluating quality of life among pediatric oncology patients (Kieran)

    o   Quality of life among gay. Lesbian and bisexual populations (Markheim)

    o   Adapting multi-lingual assessment measures for use during an emergent health crisis:  A review of the suitability of the ITC guidelines for test use (Kruml)

    o   Hair length of females in determinations of guilt, punishment and attractiveness (Bergman)

    o   The evaluation of CASASTART, a delinquency prevention program:  Measuring the effectiveness of CASASTART at three months post treatment (Teichmann)

    o   Quality of life for Hispanic/Latino woman with spinal cord injury:  Applicability and revision of an existing model to include spirituality/religion (Rea)

    o   Preventing sexual assault perpetration:  a Training program for college and high school men (Brewer)

    o   Justice and respect for persons with disabilities: Survey and report of accessibility among Denver area mental health clinics (Holman)

    o   Geography and Internship Match Rates:  Quantifying Competitiveness and Discussing Implications for the Internship Imbalance (Seawell)

    Seawell, D. B., Krohn, N., Gorgens, K. A. & Erickson Cornish, J. A. (2009).  Geography and internship match rates: Quantifying competitiveness and discussing implications for the internship imbalance.  Training and Education in Professional Psychology, 3 (3), p. 127-134.

    o   Relationship between T Scores of Clinical Scales 1, 2, 3, 7 & 8 of the MMPI-2 and Total Errors Score of the Booklet Category Test among a Litigating Head Injured Population (Gallinati)

     

  • MA/Doctoral Research 2009-Present

  • o    Predicting Aggression in TBI: Exploring the Utility of the PAI (Leach)

    Poster presented at the 2008 Rehabilitation Psychology Conference

    o   Availability of Resources for Impaired Trainees: Review of Literature and a Comparative Study of Current Practices in Two Graduate Training Programs (Tindall)

    o   Walking a Mile: An Experiential Empathy Rejuvenation Curriculum for Medical Providers (Monson)

    o   Effects of Mild Physiological Arousal on Cognitive Screening: Examining Return-to-Play Protocol for Athletic-Related Concussions (Broadhurst)

    o   Relationship Maintenance in Couples with a Partner Who Has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Gilbert)

    Poster presented at the 2011 American Neuropsychiatric Association Conference

    o   Comorbidity of Major Depressive Disorder and Somatization Disorder:  Base rates in an outpatient psychiatric sample (Sethna)

    o   The Role of Hope in Rehabilitation and Long-term Outcomes among patients with Comorbid Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injuries (Jurich-Finney)

    o   Making Eye Contact: A photographic study of people with disfiguring facial injuries (Ginsberg)

    2011 Gallery presentation, Beacon's Creative Community Space, Denver, CO

    o   A comparison of Colorado’s Capitated Medicaid and BI Waiver policies to other states: An analysis of the provision of mental health services to Medicaid-eligible persons with a traumatic brain injury and co-morbid mental illness (Plasterer)

    o   The Influence of Attention on Effort in a Pediatric Sample (Dinkins)

    o    The Utility of the CVLT-C in the Detection of Suboptimal Effort in Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (Hargrave)

    Poster presented at the 2011 American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology and 2012 International Neuropsychological Society conferences

    Gilbert, R. & Gorgens, K. (2011).  Relationship Maintenance in Couples With a Partner Who Has Attention-Deficit    Hyperactivity Disorder.  Journal of Neuropsychiatry, 23(2), p. 10.

    o   Confirming the Association Between Affective Disturbance and Perceived Cognitive Dysfunction among Breast Cancer Patients: A Meta-Analysis of Available Literature (Garrett)

    o    Examining Experiences of Support: Making Meaning in A Burn Survivor Support Group (Davis).

    Poster presented at American Burn Association conference.

    Davis, T., Gorgens, K., Shriberg, J., Godleski, M.  & Meyer, L. (2013).  Making meaning in a burn peer support group: Qualitative analysis of attendee interviews.  Journal of Burn Care and Research.

    o   Recovery from Pediatric Brain Injury: A Preliminary Comparison of Longitudinal Data on Psychological Symptomology and Mental Health Treatment (Emich)

    o   Self-Injurious Behavior and its Relationship to Eating Disorder Symptom Severity (Thomas)

    o   Sexual Sensation Seeking, Problem Drinking, and Risky Sexual Behavior among Men Who Have Sex With Men (Heidinger)

    Heidinger, B., Gorgens, K. & Hagman, B. (2014). Sexual Sensation Seeking, Problem Drinking, and Risky Sexual Behavior among Men Who Have Sex With Men.  AIDS and Behavior.

    o    Road Map to Recovery: Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Returning to Driving after MVA-related TBI (Wolfsohn)

    o    Marijuana and Adolescents: Exploring the Substance Treatment Provider Experience in a Climate of Marijuana Legalization (Sobesky)

    Sobesky, M. & Gorgens, K.  (2016).  Marijuana and adolescents: Exploring the Substance Treatment provider Experience in a Climate of Legalization. International Journal of Drug Policyhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0955395916300160 

    o    Sensitivity and Specificity of the OSU-TBI-ID Method to Neuropsychological Impairment (Glover)

    o    Do early social impairments predict suboptimal long-term rehabilitation outcomes? A Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems National Data and Statistical Center study (Han)

    o    The Prevalence of Violence Related Traumatic Brain Injury Among Incarcerated Women (Cassaday)

    o    Assessing the impact of stereotype threat on neuropsychological Screening (Yeo)

    o    Executive Dysfunction in a Brain Injured Justice Involved Population with and without PTSD (Ahlers)

    Justice-involved individuals and traumatic brain injury project: Evaluation of training curricula (Camanione; AP-LS presentation 2016)

    Traumatic Brain Injury and Traumatic History (Eddy; AP-LS presentation 2016) 

    A demographic and historical portrait of individuals with traumatic brain injuries involved in the Colorado justice system (Ahlers, Yeo, Eddy & Gorgens, APA 2016)

    The Prevalence of Violence Related Traumatic Brain Injury Among Incarcerated Women (Cassaday, Gorgens & Meyer, APA 2016)

    A Portrait of Embedded Effort Test Performance among Hospitalized Patients with Schizophrenia (Yeo)

    Traumatic Brain Injury Care Coordination Outcomes (Ahlers)

      • Justice-involved individuals and traumatic brain injury project: Evaluation of training curricula (AP-LS presentation 2016)
      • Traumatic Brain Injury and Traumatic History (AP-LS presentation 2016)
      • A demographic and historical portrait of individuals with traumatic brain injuries involved in the Colorado justice system (APA 2016)

    The Impact of Negative Affect and Positive Self-perception on Acquired Capability for Suicide in the Veteran Population (Fajardo)

    The Impact of Pre-Injury Learning Disability on Post-Injury Cognitive Dysfunction: A TBI Model Systems Study (Weinberg)

    Traumatic Brain Injury Program Outcomes (Abbott)

    Temporal Stability of the ImPACT measure in collegiate athletes (Mason)

    Defining Characteristics of First-Time Suicide Attempers: A Retropsective VA Study (Fajardo)

     

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