• Programs for Consultation & Training

    Resources & Videos for Healthcare Professionals

    We invite you to explore some of the resources produced by various team members at SLBMI. We hope you find this section helpful to you, be it for professional or personal growth.

    Podcasts

    Pollard, A. Treatment-Resistant OCD and Generalized Anxiety Disorder [Audio Podcast].

    Publications, Articles of Interest, Presentations and Books, Organized by Subject

    Aging
    Anxiety
    Behavior & Spirituality
    Headache & Pain
    Integrated Care
    Mental Health/Psychology/General
    Religion, Faith & Spirituality

    Aging

    Awakening_to_agingAwakening to Aging: Glimpsing the Gifts of Aging is edited by one of Dr. Grimes’ mentors, Myrtle Heery, Ph.D., and her colleague, Gregg Richardson, Ph.D. Written for Baby-Boomers and their families, the book consists of reflections on aging with practical insights on the true gifts of aging. It has been enjoyed by old and young alike, and even adopted as a supplemental text book in graduate level classes on aging and gerontology. In his chapter, Dr. Grimes reflects on his work with nursing home residents, and shares insights for caretakers of older adults.

    Anxiety

    Dying of EmbrassmentDying of Embarrassment: Help for Social Anxiety and Phobia, by Barbara G. Markway, Ph.D., C. Alec Pollard, Ph.D., Teresa Flynn, Ph.D., and Cheryl N. Carmin, Ph.D. (New Harbinger Publications, October 1992)

    agoraphobia_workbookThe Agoraphobia Workbook: A Comprehensive Program to End Your Fear of Symptom Attacks, by C. Alec Pollard, Ph.D. and Elke Zuercher-White, Ph.D. (New Harbinger Publications, June 2003)

     

    Behavior & Spirituality

    are_you_good_enoughYou Are Good Enough: Overcoming Feelings of Inadequacy (The Crossroad Publishing Company, September 2001) by Robert J. Furey, Ph.D.

    Facing_fearFacing Fear: The Search for Courage (Alba House, November 1990) by Robert J. Furey, Ph.D.

     

    the_art_of_affirmationThe Art of Affirmation (Paulist Press, January 2007) by Robert J. Furey, Ph.D.

     

    The_Road_to_YouThe Road to You: Callings and How We Fulfill Them (Alba House, April 1997) by Robert J. Furey, Ph.D.

     

     


    Headache & PainTaking_Control_of_Your_HeadachesTaking Control of Your Headaches: How to Get the Treatment You Need By Paul Nicholas Duckro Ph.D., William D. Richardson, M.D., Janet E. Marshal, RN, Steven Cassabaum, PT, Greg Marshall, Ph.D.

    While no longer with SLBMI, Drs. Duckro, Ph.D., and Richardson, M.D. were long-time staff members at the Institute, and The Institute is proud to recommend their work.


    Integrated CarePollard, C.A., Margolis, R.B., Niemiec, R., Salas, J., & Aatre, G. (in press). Psychometric properties of the Primary Care Behavioral Health Screen. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.Margolis, R.B., Pollard, C.A., & Niemiec, R. (in press). Transporting integrated primary care to the private sector: Addressing the business challenges. Families, Systems, and Health.

    Mental Health/Psychology/General

    Margolis, R. B., Duckro, P. D., & Merkel, W. T. Behavioral Medicine, St. Louis Style. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 1992, 23, 293-299.

    Margolis, R.B. & Pollard, C.A. University Hospital Administration. Chapter in: Management and Administration Skills for the Mental Health Professional, 1999, 119 – 131.

    Zoberi, K., Niemiec, R. M., & Margolis, R. B. Teaching Behavioral Health in a Family Medicine Clerkship. Medical Teacher, 2008.

    Religion, Faith & Spirituality

    Dripps, B., Ph.D. & Grimes, C., Psy.D. Forming the Whole Person: The Importance of Psychological and Social Aspects of Spiritual Formation [PowerPoint Presentation].

    Called_by_NameCalled By Name: Discovering Your Unique Purpose in Life (Crossroad Publishing Company, May 1995) by Robert J. Furey, Ph.D.

     

    God_Image_handbookDr. Grimes is very pleased to have been invited to contribute a chapter to the God Image Handbook for Spiritual Counseling and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, and Practice. Dr. Grimes authored Chapter 2: God Image Research, A Literature Review, which summarizes insights into the God image from the field of psychology, and suggests directions for future research. This book, edited by Glendon Moriarity, Psy.D., and Louis Hoffman, Ph.D., is intended for mental health professionals and pastoral counselors.

     

    Spirituality_&_Psychological_HealthSpirituality & Psychological Health Dr. Grimes collaborated with colleagues on a chapter reviewing the literature on religion, spirituality, and wellbeing in this volume which explores the relationship between spiritual and psychological health from multiple perspectives.

    Webinar Videos

    An Update on Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care: Part 1. Diagnosis, Presentation, & Evidence- Based Psychological Intervention

    Features:

    Ronald Margolis, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of SLBMI. Read more about Dr. Margolis.

    Alec Pollard, Ph.D., Founder and Director Center for OCD and Anxiety-Related Disorders (COARD) at SLBMI. Read more about Dr. Pollard.

    BiPolar Disorder: Pharmacological Approaches to Treatment.

    Features:

    Dr. Karen Cowan, M.D., Psychiatrist.

    Ronald Margolis, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of SLBMI. Read more about Dr. Margolis.

    Depression: Pharmacological and Behavioral Approaches to Treatment

    Features:

    Miggie L. Greenberg, M.D., Assistant Professor, St. Louis University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology & Psychiatry, Adult Psychiatry

    Ronald Margolis, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of SLBMI. Read more about Dr. Margolis.

    Alec C. Pollard, Ph.D., Founder and Director Center for OCD and Anxiety-Related Disorders (COARD) at SLBMI and Professor of Community and Family Medicine at Saint Louis University. He is a member of the Clinical Advisory Board of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America and the Scientific Advisory Board of the International OCD Foundation. He serves on the editorial board or as a reviewer for numerous journals and frequently conducts workshops on the treatment of anxiety disorders. Dr. Pollard has written 85 professional and scientific publications, including two books, “Dying of Embarrassment: Help for Social Anxiety” and “Phobia and The Agoraphobia Workbook”. His primary professional interest is the study of innovative methods for improving treatment access and effectiveness. Read more about Dr. Pollard