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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 150 Citations 101,240 497 World Ranking 37 National Ranking 18
Medicine D-index 128 Citations 66,887 383 World Ranking 1073 National Ranking 641
Best female scientists D-index 155 Citations 104,946 673 World Ranking 75 National Ranking 52

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Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Best Female Scientist Award

2015 - APA Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions to Psychology, American Psychological Association

1994 - Fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA)

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Psychiatry
  • Internal medicine
  • Cognition

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Psychiatry, Anxiety disorder, Clinical psychology, Cognitive therapy and Cognition. Her work in Psychiatry addresses issues such as Psychometrics, which are connected to fields such as Test validity and Psychological testing. Her work deals with themes such as Psychopathology, Developmental psychology, Exposure therapy, Traumatic stress and Feeling, which intersect with Anxiety disorder.

Her Clinical psychology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Arousal, Psychosocial, Psychotherapist and Panic disorder, Anxiety. Edna B. Foa studied Cognitive therapy and Cognitive behavioral therapy that intersect with Sertraline. Her research integrates issues of Cognitive psychology, Information processing, Neurosis and Personality in her study of Cognition.

Her most cited work include:

  • Emotional processing of fear : exposure to corrective information (3868 citations)
  • Reliability and validity of a brief instrument for assessing post-traumatic stress disorder (2206 citations)
  • The validation of a self-report measure of posttraumatic stress disorder : The Posttraumatic Diagnostic Scale (2186 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Edna B. Foa mainly investigates Psychiatry, Clinical psychology, Anxiety disorder, Anxiety and Cognition. Her work on Cognitive therapy, Depression and Cognitive behavioral therapy as part of general Psychiatry study is frequently linked to Injury prevention, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of science. Her Clinical psychology study combines topics in areas such as Psychotherapist, Exposure therapy, Prolonged exposure therapy and Comorbidity.

In her study, Convergent validity is strongly linked to Psychometrics, which falls under the umbrella field of Anxiety disorder. Her research in Anxiety is mostly focused on Panic disorder. The study incorporates disciplines such as Developmental psychology and Cognitive psychology in addition to Cognition.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Psychiatry (43.99%)
  • Clinical psychology (40.64%)
  • Anxiety disorder (20.70%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Clinical psychology (40.64%)
  • Psychiatry (43.99%)
  • Posttraumatic stress (15.07%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Edna B. Foa focuses on Clinical psychology, Psychiatry, Posttraumatic stress, Randomized controlled trial and Prolonged exposure therapy. Her Clinical psychology study incorporates themes from Severity of illness, Cognition, Depression and Anxiety. Her research ties Active duty and Psychiatry together.

Her study on Posttraumatic stress also encompasses disciplines like

  • Psychotherapist, Treatment response and Effective treatment most often made with reference to Prolonged exposure,
  • Military personnel which connect with Clinical trial and PsycINFO. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Risperidone, Placebo, Physical therapy and Young adult. Her Prolonged exposure therapy study contributes to a more complete understanding of Exposure therapy.

Between 2014 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • Psychometric analysis of the PTSD Checklist-5 (PCL-5) among treatment-seeking military service members. (382 citations)
  • Treatment of Anxiety Disorders : Implications for Psychopathology (145 citations)
  • Effect of Prolonged Exposure Therapy Delivered Over 2 Weeks vs 8 Weeks vs Present-Centered Therapy on PTSD Symptom Severity in Military Personnel: A Randomized Clinical Trial. (136 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Internal medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • Cognition

Clinical psychology, Psychiatry, Posttraumatic stress, Randomized controlled trial and Exposure therapy are her primary areas of study. Her studies deal with areas such as Psychotherapist, Cognitive therapy, Depression and Anxiety as well as Clinical psychology. Her Psychotherapist research integrates issues from Complex ptsd, Anxiety disorder, Emotional processing and Psychoeducation.

Her work in Psychiatry covers topics such as Psychometrics which are related to areas like DSM-5, Test validity and Discriminant validity. Her Posttraumatic stress research includes elements of Prolonged exposure, Cognition and Disgust. Edna B. Foa mostly deals with Prolonged exposure therapy in her studies of Exposure therapy.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Emotional processing of fear : exposure to corrective information

Edna B. Foa;Michael J. Kozak.
Psychological Bulletin (1986)

7047 Citations

Reliability and validity of a brief instrument for assessing post‐traumatic stress disorder

Edna B. Foa;David S. Riggs;Constance V. Dancu;Barbara O. Rothbaum.
Journal of Traumatic Stress (1993)

3137 Citations

The validation of a self-report measure of posttraumatic stress disorder : The Posttraumatic Diagnostic Scale

Edna B. Foa;Laurie Cashman;Lisa H. Jaycox;Kevin Perry.
Psychological Assessment (1997)

3106 Citations

Treating the Trauma of Rape: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Ptsd

Edna B. Foa;Barbara Olasov Rothbaum.
(1997)

2820 Citations

The Obsessive-Compulsive Inventory: development and validation of a short version.

Edna B. Foa;Jonathan D. Huppert;Susanne Leiberg;Robert Langner.
Psychological Assessment (2002)

2459 Citations

Prolonged Exposure Therapy for Adolescents with Ptsd: Emotional Processing of Traumatic Experiences: Therapist Guide

Edna B. Foa;Kelly R. Chrestman;Eva Gilboa-Schechtman.
(2008)

2369 Citations

Behavioral/cognitive conceptualizations of post-traumatic stress disorder

Edna B. Foa;Gail Steketee;Barbara Olasov Rothbaum.
Behavior Therapy (1989)

2302 Citations

Prolonged Exposure Therapy for PTSD : Emotional Processing of Traumatic Experiences Therapist Guide

Edna B. Foa;Elizabeth Ann Hembree;Barbara Olasov Rothbaum.
(2007)

2266 Citations

Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder in rape victims: a comparison between cognitive-behavioral procedures and counseling.

Edna B. Foa;Barbara O. Rothbaum;David S. Riggs;Tamera B. Murdock.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology (1991)

2112 Citations

The Posttraumatic Cognitions Inventory (PTCI): Development and validation.

E B Foa;D F Tolin;A Ehlers;D M Clark.
Psychological Assessment (1999)

1855 Citations

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