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Sheila Dowd, PhD

Sheila Dowd, PhD
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Specialty:
  • Psychology, Clinical
Board Certification:
  • Clinical Psychology
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Illinois at Chicago
Internship: University of Chicago Medical Center - Rotating
Clinical Expertise:
  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)
  • Depression
  • Obesity
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)
  • Weight management
Research Interests:
  • Affective and psychotic disorders
  • Health psychology
  • Obesity
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. SLEEP QUALITY PREDICTS TREATMENT OUTCOME IN CBT FOR SOCIAL ANXIETY DISORDER.
    Zalta AK, Dowd S, Rosenfield D, Smits JA, Otto MW, Simon NM, Meuret AE, Marques L, Hofmann SG, Pollack MH
    Depress Anxiety
    2013 Aug 26
  2. Adjunctive use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in depressed adolescents: a prospective, open pilot study.
    Wall CA, Croarkin PE, Sim LA, Husain MM, Janicak PG, Kozel FA, Emslie GJ, Dowd SM, Sampson SM.
    J Clin Psychiatry. 2011
    2011 Sep
    72(9):1263-9. doi: 10.4088/JCP.11m07003.
  3. Durability of clinical benefit with transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in the treatment of pharmacoresistant major depression: assessment of relapse during a 6-month, multisite, open-label study.
    Janicak PG, Nahas Z, Lisanby SH, Solvason HB, Sampson SM, McDonald WM, Marangell LB, Rosenquist P, McCall WV, Kimball J, O'Reardon JP, Loo C, Husain MH, Krystal A, Gilmer W, Dowd SM, Demitrack MA, Schatzberg AF.
    Brain Stimul. 2010
    2010 Oct
    3(4):187-99. doi: 10.1016/j.brs.2010.07.003. Epub 2010 Aug 11.
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