Refereed Publications

Best MW, Milanovic M, Tran T, Leung P, Jackowich R, Gauvin S, Leibovitz T, Bowie CR. (2020). Motivation and Engagement in Cognitive Training for Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorders: Predictors of Therapeutic Outcomes. Schizophrenia Research: Cognition.

Best MW, Milanovic M, Shamblaw AL, Muere A, Lambe LJ, Hong IK, Haque MK, Bowie CR. (2020). An Examination of the Moderating Effects of Neurophysiology on Treatment Outcomes from Cognitive Training in Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorders. International Journal of Psychophysiology.

Best MW, Grossman M, Milanovic M, Renaud S, Bowie CR. (2018). Be Outspoken and Overcome Stigmatizing Thoughts (BOOST): A Group Treatment for Internalized Stigma in First-Episode Psychosis. Psychosis, 10(3), 187-197.

Best MW, Bowie CR, Naiberg M, Goldstein BI. (2017). Neurocognition and Psychosocial Functioning in Adolescents with Bipolar Disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 207, 406-412.

Best MW, Grossman M, Oyewumi LK, Bowie CR. (2016). Examination of the Positive and Negative Syndrome Scale Factor Structure and Longitudinal Relationships with Functioning in Early Psychosis. Early Intervention in Psychiatry, 10(2), 165-170.

Best MW, Bowie CR. (2015). Neurophysiological Evidence for a Processing Bias Towards Schizophrenia-Associated Communication Abnormalities. Schizophrenia Research, 169(1), 334-339.


Best MW, Gupta M, Bowie CR, Harvey PD. (2014). A Longitudinal Examination of the Moderating Effect of Symptomology on the Relationship Between Functional Competence and Real World Functional Performance in Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research: Cognition, 1, 90-95.


Best MW, Bowie CR. (2013). Neurophysiological Responses to Schizophrenia-Associated Communication Abnormalities. Schizophrenia Research, 148(1-3), 157-162.


Best MW, Fitzpatrick M, Milev R, Bowie CR, Jokic R. (2013). Utility of the Berlin Questionnaire for Predicting Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Individuals with Treatment-Resistant Depression. Sleep and Breathing, 17(4), 1221-1227.


Grossman M, Best MW, Harrison A, Bowie CR. (2019). The Neurocognitive Profiles of Individuals Who Exhibit Elevated Psychotic or Depressive Symptoms. Early Intervention in Psychiatry.


Grant PM, Best MW, Beck AT. (2019). The Meaning of Group Differences in Cognitive Test Performance. World Psychiatry, 18(2), 163-164.


Ji LJ, Yap S, Best MW, McGeorge K. (2019). Global Processing Makes People Happier Than Local Processing. Frontiers in Psychology, 10(670), 1-10.


Bowie CR, Best MW, Depp C, Mausbach BT, Patterson TL, Pulver AE, Harvey PD. (2018). Cognitive and Functional Deficits in Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia as a Function of the Presence and History of Psychosis. Bipolar Disorders, 20(7), 604-613.

Harrison J, Barry H, Baune B, Best MW, Bowie CR, Cha D, Culpepper L, Fossati P, Greer T, Harmer C, Klag E, Lam R, Lee Y, Mansur R, Wittchen H, McIntyre R. (2018). Stability, reliability and validity of the THINC-it screening tool for cognitive impairment in depression: A psychometric exploration in healthy volunteers. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 27, 1736.

McIntyre RS, Best MW, Bowie CR, Carmona NC, Cha DS, Lee Y, Subramaniapillai M., Mansur RB, Barry H, Baune BT, Culpepper L. (2017). The THINC-integrated tool (THINC-it) screening assessment for cognitive dysfunction: Validation in patients with major depressive disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 78(7), 873-881.


Cha DS, Best MW, Bowie CR, Gallaugher LA, Woldeyohannes HO, Soczynska JK, Lewis G, MacQueen G, Sahakian BJ, Kennedy SH, Lui JP, Mansur RB, McIntyre RS. (2017). A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Trial Evaluating the Effect of Intranasal Insulin on Cognition and Mood in Individuals with Treatment-Resistant Major Depressive Disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 210, 57-65.


Bowie CR, Grossman MJ, Gupta M, Holshausen K, Best MW. (2017). Action-based Cognitive Remediation for Individuals with Serious Mental Illnesses: Effects of Real- World Simulations and Goal Setting on Functional and Vocational Outcomes. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 40(1), 53.


Xavier S, Best MW, Schorr EM, Bowie CR. (2015). Neurocognition, Functional Competence, and Quality of Life in Psychometrically Defined Schizotypy. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 20(1), 53-63.


Heenan A, Best MW, Ouellette, SJ, Meiklejohn E, Troje NF, Bowie CR. (2014). Assessing Threat Responses Towards Individuals with Schizophrenia Using Visual Perceptual Biases. Schizophrenia Research, 159(1), 238-242.


Gupta M, Holshausen K, Best M, Jokic R, Milev R, Bernard T, Gou L, Bowie CR. (2013). Relationships Among Neurocognition, Symptoms, and Functioning in Treatment-Resistant Depression. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 28(3), 272-281.

Bowie CR, Gupta M, Holshausen K, Jokic R, Best M, Milev R. (2013). Cognitive Remediation for Treatment Resistant Depression: Effects on Cognition and Functioning and the Role of Supplemental Homework Exercises. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 201(8), 680-685.