Publications & Presentations

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Selected Publications:

Venarde, D. F., Payton, G.J. Clinical Interventions for College Students with Substance Abusing Parents. In S.L.A Straussner and C.H. Fewell (Eds.), Children of Substance Abusing Parents. New York: Springer Publishing, 2011.

Harkavy-Friedman, J.M., Nelson, E.A., Venarde, D.F., Mann, J.J. Suicidal Behavior in Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder: Examining the Role of Depression. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 34(1), 66-76, 2004.

Harkavy-Friedman, J.M., Kimhy, D., Nelson, E.A., Venarde, D.F., Malaspina, D., Mann, J.J. Suicide attempts in schizophrenia: the role of command auditory hallucinations. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 64(8): 871-4, 2003.

Venarde, D. (1999). Medication and meaning: psychotherapy patients’ subjective responses to taking SSRI medications. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. Rutgers University: New Brunswick, NJ.

Selected Presentations:

“Responding to Substance Use.” Social Responsibilities of Educators, Panel Presentation, Steinhardt School of Education, NYU, New York, NY, February 26, 2011.

“Dual Screening: Implementing Binge Drinking Screening with Depression Screening in a University Health Center.” General session at Annual Meeting of the American College Health Association, Philadelphia, PA, June 2, 2010.

“U of Me: Confronting Narcissistic Behavior on Campus.” Presentation, Annual NYU Student Affairs Conference, New York, NY, February 12, 2010.

“Reducing Alcohol Risks: Prevention and Response at NYU.” Poster Presentation , NASPA Alcohol Abuse Prevention & Intervention Conference, Tampa, FL, January 17, 2008.

“Behavioral Strategies and Motivation in Substance Use Disorders.” Grand Rounds, Department of Psychiatry, Lincoln Hospital, New York, NY. May 15, 2007

“SAFE (Substance Assessment, Feedback, and Evaluation) Program: Process and Outcome.” Poster presentation, NASPA Strategies Conference: Alcohol Abuse Prevention and Intervention, Atlanta, GA. February 1, 2007.

“A Culture of Drinking: What is it and how can it be Changed?” Presentation, Annual Student Affairs Conference at New York University, New York, NY. February 28, 2003.

“Psychotherapy for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Community.” Panel presentation at the Annual Clinical Conference of the Institute for Human Identity, New York, NY. March 3, 2001.

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