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Research Output 1992 2019

2019

Nature Inspired Scenes for Guided Mindfulness Training: Presence, Perceived Restorativeness and Meditation Depth

Costa, M. R., Bergen-Cico, D. K., Grant, T., Herrero, R., Navarro, J., Razza, R. A. & Wang, Q., Jan 1 2019, Augmented Cognition - 13th International Conference, AC 2019, Held as Part of the 21st HCI International Conference, HCII 2019, Proceedings. Schmorrow, D. D. & Fidopiastis, C. M. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 517-532 16 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 11580 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Virtual reality
Virtual Environments
Human Performance
Health
Necessary

The Feasibility and Effectiveness of Mindful Yoga for Preschoolers Exposed to High Levels of Trauma

Razza, R. A., Linsner, R. U., Bergen-Cico, D., Carlson, E. & Reid, S., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Child and Family Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yoga
trauma
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Wounds and Injuries
Staff Development

The Feasibility and Effectiveness of Mindful Yoga for Preschoolers Exposed to High Levels of Trauma

Razza, R. A., Uveges Linsner, R., Bergen-Cico, D., Carlson, E. & Reid, S., 2019, In : Journal of Child and Family Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yoga
trauma
Staff Development
Mindfulness
Wounds and Injuries
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Community Gun Violence as a Social Determinant of Elementary School Achievement

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Lane, S. D., Keefe, R. H., Larsen, D. A., Panasci, A., Salaam, N., Jennings-Bey, T. & Rubinstein, R. A., Nov 17 2018, In : Social Work in Public Health. 33, 7-8, p. 439-448 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Firearms
Violence
elementary school
Language Arts
determinants

Culturally congruent mentorship can reduce disruptive behavior among elementary school students: results from a pilot study

Owora, A. H., Salaam, N., Russell Leed, S. H., Bergen-cico, D., Jennings-bey, T., El, A. H., Rubinstein, R. A. & Lane, S. D., Dec 1 2018, In : Pilot and Feasibility Studies. 4, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Dog Ownership and Training Reduces Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms and Increases Self-Compassion Among Veterans: Results of a Longitudinal Control Study

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Smith, Y. N., Wolford, K., Gooley, C., Hannon, K., Woodruff, R., Spicer, M. & Gump, B. B., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 24, 12, p. 1166-1175 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ownership
Veterans
Longitudinal Studies
Dogs
Control Groups
Ownership
Veterans
Longitudinal Studies
Dogs
Control Groups

Exploring the efficacy of mindfulness in promoting self-compassion and stress management among inner-city youth

Reid, S., Razza, R. A. & Bergen-Cico, D., Oct 2018, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Measuring the neural correlates of mindfulness with functional near-infrared spectroscopy.

Bergen-Cico, D., Hirshfield, L. M., Costa, M., Hincks, S., Jacob, R. J. K. & Russell, M., 2018, Empirical Studies of Contemplative Practices. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 117 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mindfulness
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
Research Personnel
Equipment and Supplies
Brain

Mindfulness and contemplative practices for diverse cultures

Bergen-Cico, D. & Proulx, J., 2018, Empirical Studies of Contemplative Practices. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 145 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

cultural history
social stratum
economics
lack
Teaching
Open Access
Mindfulness
Professional Burnout
Mental Health
2017

Age as a Predictor of Cannabis Use

Bergen-Cico, D. & Rizzo, R., Jan 24 2017, Handbook of Cannabis and Related Pathologies: Biology, Pharmacology, Diagnosis, and Treatment. Elsevier, p. 33-43 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cannabis
Age Groups
Medical Marijuana
Age Factors
Belgium
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access

Cost Analysis of the Country of Georgia's Street Level Drug Testing Policy

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Otiashvili, D., Kirtadze, I., Zabransky, T. & Tsertsvadze, V., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Drug Policy Analysis. 10, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substance Abuse Detection
drug use
drug
Costs and Cost Analysis
costs

Cost analysis of the country of Georgia’s street level drug testing policy.

Bergen-Cico, D., Otiashvili, D., Kirtadze, I., Zebransky, T. & Tsertsvadze, V., 2017, In : Journal of Drug Policy Analysis. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Exploring the New Phenomena of Home-Made Extraction and Injection of Ephedra Plant Product in Georgia

Otiashvili, D., Kirtadze, I. & Bergen-Cico, D. K., Feb 2 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Substance Use and Misuse. p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ephedra
Coniferophyta
drug
Injections
Pharmaceutical Preparations
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hepatitis C Risk and Protective Factors Associated With Drug Policies in the Republic of Georgia

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Sikharulidze, K., Ivanashvili, N., Ivanishvili, M. & Keshelava, T., Mar 1 2017, In : World Medical and Health Policy. 9, 1, p. 45-64 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Georgia (Republic)
Opiate Substitution Treatment
Hepatitis C
Prisons
Pharmaceutical Preparations
12 Citations (Scopus)

Neighborhood trauma due to violence: A multilevel analysis

Lane, S. D., Rubinstein, R. A., Bergen-Cico, D. K., Jennings-Bey, T., Stone Fish, L., Larsen, D. A., Fullilove, M. T., Schimpff, T. R., Ducre, K. A. & Robinson, J. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 28, 1, p. 446-462 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multilevel Analysis
Violence
Wounds and Injuries
Urban Renewal
Drug Legislation
2016
22 Citations (Scopus)

A Randomized Clinical Trial of Primary Care Brief Mindfulness Training for Veterans With PTSD

Possemato, K., Bergen-Cico, D. K., Treatman, S., Allen, C., Wade, M. & Pigeon, W., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Psychology. 72, 3, p. 179-193 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Primary Health Care
Randomized Controlled Trials
2 Citations (Scopus)

Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) Use, Addiction Potential, and Legal Status

Bergen-Cico, D. K. & MacClurg, K., May 13 2016, General Processes and Mechanisms, Prescription Medications, Caffeine and Areca, Polydrug Misuse, Emerging Addictions and Non-Drug Addictions. Elsevier, Vol. 3. p. 903-911 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mitragyna
Jurisprudence
Alkaloids
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Internet
1 Citation (Scopus)

Opioid Prescription Drug Abuse and Its Relation to Heroin Trends

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Scholl, S., Ivanashvili, N. & Cico, R., Mar 23 2016, Foundations of Understanding, Tobacco, Alcohol, Cannabinoids and Opioids. Elsevier, Vol. 1. p. 878-887 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Prescription Drug Misuse
Heroin
Opioid Analgesics
Buprenorphine
Prescriptions

Trauma and Neurological Risks of Addiction

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Wolf-Stanton, S., Filipovic, R. & Weisberg, J., Mar 23 2016, Foundations of Understanding, Tobacco, Alcohol, Cannabinoids and Opioids. Elsevier, Vol. 1. p. 61-70 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Endocannabinoids
Cannabis
Wounds and Injuries
Anxiety
2015
44 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing Preschoolers’ Self-Regulation Via Mindful Yoga

Razza, R. A., Bergen-Cico, D. K. & Raymond, K., 2015, In : Journal of Child and Family Studies. 24, 2, p. 372-385 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yoga
self-regulation
Mindfulness
Preschool Children
preschool child
42 Downloads (Pure)

Examination of safe crack use kit distribution from a public health perspective.

Bergen-Cico, D., 2015, In : World Medical and Health Policy. 7, 4, p. 349-367 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Public Health
Harm Reduction
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Canada
Infectious Disease Transmission
129 Downloads (Pure)
File
Hydrocortisone
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Sleep
Anxiety
Pain
5 Citations (Scopus)

Feasibility and Acceptability of a Brief Mindfulness Program for Veterans in Primary Care with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Pigeon, W., Allen, C., Possemato, K., Bergen-Cico, D. K. & Treatman, S., Oct 13 2015, In : Mindfulness. 6, 5, p. 986-995 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness
posttraumatic stress disorder
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Primary Health Care
13 Citations (Scopus)
Yoga
Foster Home Care
self-regulation
Curriculum
curriculum
10 Citations (Scopus)

The Trauma Response Team: a Community Intervention for Gang Violence

Jennings-Bey, T., Lane, S. D., Rubinstein, R. A., Bergen-Cico, D. K., Haygood-El, A., Hudson, H., Sanchez, S. & Fowler, F. L., Aug 18 2015, In : Journal of Urban Health. 92, 5, p. 947-954 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Homicide
Violence
homicide
trauma
Firearms
2014
36 Citations (Scopus)

Reductions in cortisol associated with primary care brief mindfulness program for veterans with PTSD

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Possemato, K. & Pigeon, W., Dec 10 2014, In : Medical Care. 52, p. S25-S31

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Hydrocortisone
Primary Health Care
10 Citations (Scopus)

Street addiction: A proposed theoretical model for understanding the draw of street life and gang activity

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Haygood-El, A., Jennings-Bey, T. N. & Lane, S. D., 2014, In : Addiction Research and Theory. 22, 1, p. 15-26 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crime
Criminal Law
Theoretical Models
Interviews
Behavioral Medicine
29 Citations (Scopus)

The mediating effects of mindfulness and self-compassion on trait anxiety

Bergen-Cico, D. K. & Cheon, S., Sep 1 2014, In : Mindfulness. 5, 5, p. 505-519 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness
Anxiety
anxiety
meditation
Meditation
2013
8 Citations (Scopus)
Cannabis
alcohol
Alcohols
Drinking
school graduate
56 Citations (Scopus)

Examining the efficacy of a brief mindfulness-based stress reduction (brief MBSR) program on psychological health

Bergen-Cico, D. K., Possemato, K. & Cheon, S., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of American College Health. 61, 6, p. 348-360 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mindfulness
Psychology
Health
Anxiety
Addictive Behavior
2 Citations (Scopus)
Democracy
Eastern Europe
Administrative Personnel
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Public Policy
2012
10 Citations (Scopus)
academic achievement
student
event
alcohol
anxiety

War and Drugs: The Role of Military Conflict in the Development of Substance Abuse

Bergen-Cico, D., 2012, First ed. New York: Routledge. 200 p.

Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

military conflict
substance abuse
drug
trauma
Military
2010
6 Citations (Scopus)
alcohol consumption
Alcohol Drinking
Students
Education
alcohol
2006
2 Citations (Scopus)
Dietetics
Life Style
Counseling
Students
Vegetables
2003
48 Citations (Scopus)

Self-reported drinking-game participation of incoming college students

Borsari, B., Bergen-Cico, D. K. & Carey, K. B., Jan 2003, In : Journal of American College Health. 51, 4, p. 149-154 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drinking
alcohol
Students
participation
student
1992
9 Citations (Scopus)
Body Constitution
Diet Records
Anthropometry
anthropometric measurements
Body Composition