Selected Publications

Penders, Thomas A. (2013). Romancing The Poppy: The Prescription Opioid Epidemic. Journal of Psychiatric Administration and Management, Volume 2, Number 1.

Penders, Thomas A. (2013). Persistent akathisia masquerading as agitated depression after use of ziprasidone in the treatment of bipolar depression.Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, 2013: 9, 463-465.

Penders, Thomas A., Lang, Michael, C., Pagano, Joshua L., and Gooding, Zane S. (2013). Electroconvulsive Therapy Improves Persistent Psychosis After Repeated Use of Methylenedioxpyrovalerone ("Bath Salt"). Journal of Electroconvulsive Therapy, Volume 00, Number 00.

Hazelton, Garrett, Al-khatib, Sana M., Fonarow, Gregg C., Thomas, Kevin L., Hayes, David, Sanders, Gilliam D., Campbell, Susan, Yancy, Clyde, Peterson, Eric D., Sears, Samuel. (2013). Assessment of the Quality of Educational Tools Focused on Sudden Cardiac Arrest: A Systematic Evaluation by the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Thought Leadership Alliance.

Christian, Robert, MD, Farley, Joel, MD, Sheitman, Brian, MD, McKee, Jerry, PharmD, Wei, David, MD, Diamond, John, MD, Christman, Alan, MD, Barnhill, Larry Jr., MD. (2013). A+Kids, a web-Based Antipsychotic Registry for North Carolina Youths; An Alternative to Prior Authorization. Psychiatric Services in Advance.

Landrine, H., Corral, I., Simms, D., Roesch, S., Pichon, L., Ake, D., and Villodas, F. Telephone surveys underestimate cigarette smoking among African Americans. Frontiers in Public Health: Epidemiology. (In press)

McGinty, K., Larson, J., Hodas, G., Musick, D., Metz, P.: Teaching Patient-Centered Care and Systems-Based Practice in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Academic Psychiatry. (In press)

Corral, I., Landrine, H., and Zhao, L. Residential segregation and obesity among a national sample of Hispanic adults. Journal of Health Psychology. (In press)

Saeed SA, Bloch RM, Diamond J. (2012). Telepsychiatry: Overcoming barriers to implementation. Current Psychiatry: Vol. 11, Number 12, pp 28-31.

Saeed SA, Bloch RM. (2012). Top Research Findings: Six treatment studies that can change clinical practice. Psychiatric Times: Volume 29. Number 9, pp 10-11.

Saeed SA, Bloch RM. (2012). Top research findings that can change clinical practice. Psychiatric Times. Available online at

Saeed SA. Is Your Signal-to-Noise Ratio Improving? Keeping Up Amidst Information that Keeps on Coming. (2012). Psychiatric Times: May 2012 pp 15-16.

Saeed SA. (2012). Why Launch a New Journal in Psychiatric Administration and Management? Journal of Psychiatric Administration and Management. Vol.1, Number 1, pp 3-6.

Edenfield TM, Saeed SA. (2012). An update on mindfulness meditation as a self-help treatment for anxiety and depression. Psychology Research and Behavior Management.

Corral, I., & Landrine, H., (2012). Racial discrimination and health-promoting vs. damaging behaviors among African-American adults. Journal of Health Psychology, 17(8), 1176-1182.

Delong, S., Benjamin, S., Aniza, J. John, N., Boland, R., Lomax, J., Rostain, A. (2012) Professionalism and the Internet in Psychiatry: What to Teach and How to Teach It. Academic Psychiatry. 36:356-362.

Ornella Potter, Nadyah John, and Discussant: Barbara J. Coffey. (2012). Onset of Abnormal Movements and Cardiovascular Symptoms after Acute Change in Complex Polypharmacy in a Child with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Mood Symptoms. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, October 2012, 22(5): 388-392.

Skye Lewis, MA, Laura J. Ball, PhD, and Suzanna Kitten, MD. (2012). Acoustic and Perceptual Correlates of Foreign Accent Syndrone with Manic Etiology: A Case Study. Hammill Institute on Disabilities. Quarterly. 10:1177/15257401.

Saeed SA, Diamond J, Bloch RM. (2011) Use of telepsychiatry to improve care for people with mental illness in rural North Carolina. North Carolina Medical Journal: Vol. 72, Number 3, pp 219-222.

Antonacci DJ, Davis CE, Bloch RM, Manuel C, Saeed SA, (2010). CAM for your anxious patient: What the evidence says. Current Psychiatry: Vol. 9, Number 10, pp 43-52.

Saeed SA, Bloch RM, Antonacci DJ, (2010). Exercise, Yoga, and Meditation for Depressive and Anxiety Disorders. American Family Physician: Vol. 8, Number 4, pp 981-86.