Journal Articles

Shear, M. K., Simon, N., Wall, M., Zisook, S., Neimeyer, R., Duan, N., et al. (2011). Complicated grief and related bereavement issues for DSM-5. Depression and Anxiety, 28(2), 103-117.

Simon, N. M., Wall, M. M., Keshaviah, A., Dryman, M. T., Leblanc, N. J., & Shear, M. K. (2011). Informing the symptom profile of complicated grief. Depression and Anxiety, 28: 118-126.

Shear, M. K., McLaughlin, K. A., Ghesquiere, A., Gruber, M. J., Sampson, N. A., & Kessler, R. C. (2011). Complicated grief associated with Hurricane Katrina. Depression and Anxiety, 28(8), 648-657.

Meert, K. L., Shear, M. K., Newth, C. J., Harrison, R., Berger, J., Zimmerman, J., et al. (2011). Follow-up study of complicated grief among parents eighteen months after a child’s death in the pediatric intensive care unit. J Palliat Med, 14(2), 207-214.

Sung, S. C., Dryman, M. T., Marks, E., Shear, M. K., Ghesquiere, A., Fava, M., et al. (2011). Complicated grief among individuals with major depression: Prevalence, comorbidity, and associated features. Journal of Affect Disorders.

Shear, M. K. (2010). Exploring the role of experiential avoidance from the perspective of attachment theory and the dual process model. Omega (Westport), 61(4), 357-369.

Zisook, S., Reynolds, C. F., 3rd, Pies, R., Simon, N., Lebowitz, B., Madowitz, J., et al. (2010). Bereavement, complicated grief, and DSM, part 1: depression. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 71(7), 955-956.

Zisook, S., Simon, N. M., Reynolds, C. F., 3rd, Pies, R., Lebowitz, B., Young, I. T., et al. (2010). Bereavement, complicated grief, and DSM, part 2: complicated grief. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 71(8), 1097-1098.

Shear, M. K. (2009). Grief and depression: Treatment decisions for bereaved children and adults. American Journal of Psychiatry, 166(7), 746-748.

Zisook, S., & Shear, M. K. (2009). Grief and bereavement: what psychiatrists need to know. World Psychiatry, 8(2), 67-74.

Mancini, A. D., Robinaugh, D., Shear, M. K., & Bonanno, G. A. (2009). Does attachment avoidance help people cope with loss? The moderating effects of relationship quality. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 65(10), 1127-1136.

Zisook, S., & Shear, M. K. (2009). Grief and bereavement: what psychiatrists need to know. World Psychiatry, 8(2), 67-74.

Porensky, E. K., et al. (2009). The burden of late-life generalized anxiety disorder: effects on disability, health-related quality of life, and healthcare utilization. Americal Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 17(6), 473-82.

Lenze, E. J., Rollman, B. L., Shear, M. K., Dew, M. A., Pollock, B. G., Ciliberti, C., et al. (2009). Escitalopram for older adults with generalized anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial. Jama, 301(3), 295-303.

Book Chapters

Shear, M. K., Boelen, P., Neimeyer, R.A. (2011). Treating complicated grief: Converging approaches. In R.A. Neimeyer, D.L. Harris, H.R. Winokuer, G.F. Thornton, (Eds.), Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society.  Routledge.

Mulhare E., Guesquire, A., & Shear, M. K. (2010). Attachment, separation and anxiety disorders. In H. B. Simpson, Y. Neria, R. Lewis-Fernandez, & F. Schneier (Eds.), Anxiety Disorders: Theory, Research, and Clinical Perspectives. Cambridge University Press.

Zisook S., Shear, M. K. (2009). Understanding and managing adult bereavement in palliative care. In H.M. Chochinov and W. Breitbart (Eds.), Handbook of Psychiatry in Palliative Care, 2nd Ed. Oxford University Press.