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* Indicates trainees in the ADMH Lab.

The following are representative publications from the ADMH Lab:

  1. Sharif-Razi, M., Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D.C., McGrath, D. von Ranson, K., & Tavares, H. (accepted). Gender differences in people seeking treatment for gambling disorder with a comorbid eating disorder: a preliminary study. Archives of Clinical Psychiatry.
  2. Kim, H. S., Mariani, M., Hodgins D. C., & Tavares, H. (in press). Examining the gambling-related harms, gambling disorder, and player characteristics of Jogo do Bicho (an illegal national lottery) in a representative sample of Brazilian lottery players. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction.
  3. Kim, H. S., Coelho, S.*, Wohl, M. J. A., Rockloff, M., McGrath, D., & Hodgins, D. C. (in press). Self-generated motives of social casino gamers. Journal of Gambling Studies.
  4. Andrade, A. L. M., Martins, G. D. G., Scatena, A., Lopes, F. M., de Oliveira, W. D., Kim, H. S., & Micheli, D. (in press). The effect of psychosocial interventions for reducing co-occurring symptoms of depression and anxiety in individuals with problematic internet use: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. 
  5. Fitzpatrick C. L., Kim, H. S., Sears, C., & McGrath, D. (in press). Attentional bias in non-smoking e-cigarette users: An eye-tracking study. Nicotine & Tobacco Research.
  6. Spritzer, D. T., Andrade, A. L, M., Xavier, A. Z., da Silva, G. T., Kim, H. S., Kaliszewska-Czeremska, K., Laconi, S., Igarashi, T., Passos, I. C., & Hauck, S. (in press). Validation of the Self-reported Text message Dependence Scale in a Brazilian general population sample. Current Psychology.
  7. Mutti-Packer, S., Kim, H. S., McGrath, D. S., Ritchie, E. V., Wohl, M. J. A., Rockloff, M., & Hodgins, D. C. (in press). An experiment on the perceived efficacy of fear-based messages in online roulette. International Gambling Studies.
  8. Guerra, R. F., Batista, I. R., Kim, H. S., Hoexter, M. Q., Shih, M. C., Bressan, R. A., & Tavares, H (in press). Neuroimaging of dopamine transporters density of the ventral striatum in gambling disorder. Journal of Gambling Studies.
  9. Kim, H. S., Vieira, J. L.*, Parmar, P. K.*, Hodgins, D. C., Shead, N. W., & Keough, M. T. (2023). Emotion dysregulation mediates the relationship between adverse childhood experiences and problematic gaming. Addictive Behaviors, 136, 107437.
  10. Kim, H. S., Ritchie, E. V., Sears, C., Hodgins, D. C., Kowatch, K., & McGrath, D. (2022). Affective impulsivity moderates the relationship between disordered gambling severity and attentional bias in electronic gaming machine players. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 11(2), 386-395.
  11. Corace, K., Ares, I., Overington, L., & Kim, H. S. (in press). Substance use and mental health disorders: Psychologists’ role in bridging the gap. Canadian Psychology.
  12. Kim, H. S., Fitzpatrick C. L., Szeto, A, & Barker, S. (2022). Where’s the party? A mixed-method study investigating the characteristics, motivations, and harms of attending off-campus (over on-campus) parties. Journal of American College Health, 70(4), 1071-1078.  
  13. Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D. C., Garcia, X., Ritchie, E. V., Musani, I., McGrath, D. S., & von Ranson, K. (2021). A systematic review of addiction substitution: Clinical lore or empirically based? Clinical Psychology Review, 89(11), 102083.
  14. Kim, H. S., Sears, C., Hodgins, D. C., Ritchie, E., Kowatch, K., & McGrath, D. (2021). Gambling-related psychological predictors and moderators of attentional bias among electronic gaming machine players. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 35(8), 961-973.
  15. Xuereb, S., Kim, H. S., Clark, L., & Wohl, M. J. A. (2021). Substitution behaviors among people who gamble during COVID-19 precipitated casino closures. International Gambling Studies, 21(3), 411-425.
  16. Silang, K., Sanguino, H., Sohal, P., Rioux, C., Kim, H. S., & Tomfohr-Madsen. (2021). eHealth interventions to treat substance use in pregnancy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(19), 9952.
  17. Kim, H. S., Rockloff, M., Leslie, D., McGrath, D. S., Wohl, M. J. A., & Hodgins, D. C. (2021). Offering small tangible rewards within social casino games increase in-play bets but does not impact real-money gambling. Addictive Behaviors, 120(9), 106984.
  18. Kim, H. S., Cassetta, B., D., Hodgins, D. C., & Tompfhor-Madsen, L. (2021). A preliminary study of the cognitive correlates and efficacy of working memory training for comorbid problem gambling and schizophrenia spectrum disorders. The Canadian Journal of Addiction, 12(1), 34-39.
  19. Hollingshead, S., Kim, H. S., Rockloff, M., McGrath, D. S., Hodgins, D. C., & Wohl, M. J. A. (2021). Motives for playing social casino games and the transition from gaming to gambling (or vice versa): Social casino game play as harm reduction? Journal of Gambling Issues, 46, 1-19.
  20. Oliveria, E., Kim, H. S., Lacroix, E., Vasques, M.F., Durante, C. R., Pereira, D., Cabral, J. R., Bernstein, P. S., Garcia, X., Ritchie, E. V., & Tavares, H. (2020). The clinical utility of food addiction: Characteristics and psychosocial impairments in a treatment seeking sample. Nutrients, 12(11), 3388.  
  21. Berg, R., Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D. C., & Tavares, H. (2020). Uncovering underlying processes before illusion of control begins in gambling disorder: A pilot study. Journal of Gambling Studies, 36, 829-849.   
  22. Goghari, V. M., Shakeel, M. K., Swan, J. L., Kim, H. S., Sharif-Razi, M., & Hodgins, D.C. (2020). A family study of trauma and coping strategies in gambling disorder. Journal of Gambling Studies, 36, 767-782. 
  23. Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D. C., Kim, B., & Wild, C. T. (2020). Transdiagnostic or disorder specific? Indicators of substance and behavioral addictions nominated by people with lived experiences. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 9(2), 1-15.   
  24. Liese, B. S., Kim, H. S., & Hodgins, D. C. (2020). Insecure attachment and addiction: Testing the mediating role of emotion dysregulation in four potentially addictive behaviors. Addictive Behaviors, 107, 106432.
  25. Ethier, A. Kim, H. S., McGrath, D. S., & Hodgins D. C. (2020). High rollers: Correlates of problematic cocaine use among a community sample of gamblers. Journal of Gambling Studies, 36(2), 513-525.  
  26. Rockloff, M., Stuart, G., Kim, H. S., & Hodgins, D. C. (2020). Free-spins spur gamblers to quit EGMs early: An online EGM study. Journal of Gambling Studies, 36(2), 435-443.    
  27. Nicoli de Mattos, C., Kim, H. S., Requiao, M., Marasaldi, R., de Oliveira, E. C. B., Filomensky, T. Z., & Tavares, H. (2020). A 12-week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial of topiramate for the treatment of compulsive buying disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 40(2), 186-190.  
  28. Tang, K, Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D. C., McGrath D. S., & Tavares, H. (2020). Gambling disorder and comorbid behavioral addictions: Demographic, clinical, and personality correlates. Psychiatry Research, 284, 1-8.   
  29. Kim, H. S., & Hodgins, D. C. (2019). A review of the evidence for considering gambling disorder as a disorder due to addictive behaviors: A focus on case-control studies. Current Addiction Reports, 6(3), 273-295.  
  30. Nicoli de Mattos, C., Kim, H. S., Filomensky, T. Z., & Tavares, H. (2019). Development and validation of the Compulsive Buying Follow-Up Scale: A measure to assess treatment improvements in compulsive buying disorder. Psychiatry Research, 282,1-7.    
  31. Kim, H. S., Rockloff, M., McGrath, D. S., Wohl, M. J. A., & Hodgins, D. C. (2019). Structural or dispositional? An experimental investigation of the experience of winning in social casino games (and impulsivity) on subsequent gambling behaviors. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 8(3), 479-488. 
  32. Cowie, M. E., Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D. C., Scananivo, M., McGrath, D. S., & Tavares, H. (2019). Demographic and psychiatric correlates of compulsive sexual behaviors in gambling disorder. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 8(3), 451-462.  
  33. de Oliveria, E. C. B., Fitzpatrick, C. L., Kim, H. S., Ribeiro Gulassa, D. C., Souza do Amaral, R., Nicoli de Mattos, C… Tavares, H. (2019). Obsessive compulsive or addiction? Categorical diagnostic analyses of excoriation disorder compared to obsessive compulsive disorder and gambling disorder. Psychiatry Research, 281, 1-6. 
  34. Medeiros, G. C., Seger-Jacob, L., Garreto, A. K., Kim, H. S., Coccaro, E. G., & Tavares, H. (2019). Aggression directed to others versus aggression directed to self: Clinical differences between intermittent explosive disorder and nonsuicidal self-injury. Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry, 41, 303-309.  
  35. Kim, H. S., Poole, J. C., Hodgins, D.C., McGrath, D. & Dobson, K. (2019). Betting to deal: Coping motives mediate the relationship between urgency and problem gambling severity. Addiction Research & Theory, 2, 95-103.  
  36. Schulter, M., Kim, H. S., Poole, J.C., Hodgins, D. C., McGrath, D., Dobson, K., & Tavares, H. (2019). Gambling-related cognitive distortions mediate the relationship between depression and disordered gambling severity. Addictive Behaviors, 90, 318-323.   
  37. Kim, H. S., Rash, C., & McGrath, D. (2018). The dishonest gambler: Low honesty-humility and gambling severity in a community sample of gamblers. Personality & Mental Health, 12(4), 355-364.   
  38. Kim, H. S. & Hodgins, D. C. (2018). Component model of addiction treatment: A pragmatic treatment model of behavioral and substance addictions. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 9, 406.  
  39. Schulter, M., Kim, H. S., & Hodgins, D. C. (2018). Obtaining quality data using behavioural measures of impulsivity in gambling research with Amazon’s Mechanical Turk. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7(4), 1122-1131.  
  40. Penna, A. C., Kim, H. S., Cabrita de Brito, A. M., & Tavares, H. (2018). The impact of an exercise program as a treatment for gambling disorder: A randomized controlled trial. Mental Health and Physical Activity, 15, 53-62. 
  41. Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D.C., Torres, A. R., Fontenelle, L. F., do Rosario, M. C., de Mathis, A., Ferrao Y. A., Miguel, E. C., & Tavares, H. (2018). Dual diagnosis of obsessive compulsive and compulsive buying disorder: Demographic, clinical and psychiatric correlates. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 86, 67-73.
  42. Kim, H. S., von Ranson, K., Hodgins, D.C., McGrath, D., & Tavares, H. (2018). Demographic, psychiatric and personality correlates of adults seeking treatment for disordered gambling with a co-morbid binge/purge type eating disorders. European Eating Disorders Review, 26(5), 508-518.     
  43. Salmon, M., Kim, H. S., & Wohl, M. J. A. (2018). In the mindset to change: Self-reported quit attempts are a product of discontinuity-induced nostalgia and incremental beliefs. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 37(6), 405-430.    
  44. Mattos, C. N., Kim, H. S., Lacoix, E., Requiao, M., Filomensky, T., Hodgins, D.C., & Tavares, H. (2018). The need to consume: Hoarding as a shared psychological feature of compulsive buying and binge eating. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 85, 67-71.  
  45. Kim, H. S., Shifrin, A., Sztainert, T., & Wohl, M. J. (2018). Placing your faith on the betting floor: Religiosity predicts disordered gambling via gambling fallacies. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7(2), 401-409.   
  46. Cassetta, B., Kim, H. S., Hodgins, D. C., McGrath, D., Tomfohr, L., & Tavares, H. (2018). Disordered gambling and psychosis: Prevalence and clinical correlates. Schizophrenia Research, 192, 463-464.  
  47. Wohl, M. J. A., Kim, H. S., Salmon, M., Santesso, D., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2018). Discontinuity induced nostalgia improves the odds of a self-reported quit attempt among people living with an addiction. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 75, 83-94.
  48. McGrath, D., Kim, H. S., Hodgins D. C., Novitsky, C., & Tavares, H. (2018). Who are the anonymous? Motivations and characteristics of GA attendance among treatment seekers. Journal of Gambling Studies, 34(4), 1423-1434.   
  49. Kim, H. S., Cassetta, B., Hodgins, D.C., Tomfohr, L., McGrath, D., & Tavares, H. (2018). Assessing the relationship between disordered gamblers with psychosis and increased gambling severity: The mediating role of impulsivity. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 63(6), 370-377.    
  50. Kim, H. S., Cassetta, B., Hodgins, D.C., McGrath, D., Tomfohr, L., & Tavares, H. (2018). Co-morbid addictive behaviors in disordered gamblers with psychosis. Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry, 40, 441-443.  
  51. McGrath, D., Kim, H. S., Boothby, C., Romanow, N., & Hodgins, D. C. (2018). Patterns and motives for electronic cigarette use in a sample of community-recruited gamblers. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 16(2), 276-283.
  52. Rash, C., Kim, H. S., & McGrath, D. & Hodgins D. C. (2018). Comparing undergraduate and community-recruited adult non-gamblers’ motives for not gambling: Do they differ? Addictive Behaviors, 76, 41-44.  
  53. da Costa, A. L., Kim, H. S., Sophia, E. C., Sanches, C., Zilberman, M. L., & Tavares. H. (2018). Pathological love and pathological jealousy: Apples to apples or apples to oranges? Psychiatry Research, 259, 572-570. 

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