Journal Publications

      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J.D., Forman, E.M., Schumacher, L.M., & FIscher, L. (in press). Internet-delivered acceptance-based CBT intervention         for social anxiety disorder with and without therapist support: A randomized trial. Behavior Modification.

Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J.D., Glassman, L.H., Ibrahim, A., Forman, E.M., & Kaye, L. J. (January, 2016). Clinicians’ attitudes and experiences regarding telemental health services. Behavior Therapist, 39, 14-20.

Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J.D., Forman, E.M., & Glassman, L.H. (2015). Guided internet-based self-help intervention for social anxiety disorder with videoconferenced therapist support. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, doi:10.1016/j.cbpra.2015.08.005

Barrett, M. S. & Gershkovich, M. (2014). Computers and psychotherapy: Are we out of a job? Psychotherapy, 51, 220-223. doi: 10.1037/a0032408

Goetter, E. M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Yuen, E. K., Gershkovich, M., Glassman, L. H., Rabin, S., & Goldstein, S. P.  (2013). Delivering exposure and ritual prevention for obsessive-compulsive disorder via videoconference: Clinical considerations and recommendations. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 2(2), 137-143.

Attia, E., Kaplan, A.S., Walsh, B.T., Gershkovich, M., Yilmaz, Z., Musante, D., Wang, Y. (2011). Olanzapine versus placebo for outpatients with anorexia nervosa. Psychological Medicine, 41 (10): 2177-82.

Klein D.A., Schebendach. J.E., Gershkovich, M., Smith, G.P., Walsh, B.T. (2010). Modified sham feeding of sweet solutions in women with anorexia nervosa. Physiology & Behavior, 101(1): 132-40.

Klein, D.A., Schebendach, J.E., Gershkovich, M., Bodell, L., Foltin, R.W., and Walsh, B.T.  (2010). Behavioral assessment of the reinforcing effect of exercise in women with anorexia nervosa: Future paradigm development and data. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 43(7): 611-618.

Book Chapters

1.   Gershkovich, M., Pastucci, O., & Steinglass, J. (in press). Comorbidity of eating disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder. In C. Pittenger (Ed.), Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Phenomenology, Pathophysiology, and Treatment. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

2.    Whitlock, J.L., Purington, A., Gershkovich, M. (2009). Influence of the media on self-injurious behavior. In M. Nock (Ed.), Understanding non-suicidal self-injury: Current science and practice (pp. 139-156). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Press.

3.      Herbert, J. D., Gershkovich, M., & Forman, E. M. (2014). Acceptance and mindfulness-based therapies for social anxiety disorder: Current findings and future directions. In J. Weeks (Ed.), Wiley-Blackwell Handbook on Social Anxiety Disorder. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Presentations

1.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Schumacher, L., & Fischer, L. (2016, November). Implementation of a novel Internet intervention with videoconferencing for social anxiety disorder. In L. Zandberg (Chair), Expanding the Reach of Evidence-Based Treatments: Recent Innovations in Guided Self-Help Interventions. Paper to be presented at the 50th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY.

2.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Schumacher, L., & Fischer, L. (2014, November). The role of therapist support in an Internet self-help intervention for social anxiety disorder. In G. Diefenbach (Chair), Tele-CBT: Efficacy, Predictors, and Challenges When Using the Internet to Deliver Cognitive-Behavior Therapy. Paper presented at the 48th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

3.      Herbert, J. D., Gershkovich, M., Yuen, E.K., Goetter, E. M., & Forman, E. M. (2014, June). ACT-based treatment of anxiety disorders via videoconferencing. In M. E. Levin (Chair), Technology-Based ACT Interventions to Support Large Scale Behavior Change. Paper presented at the annual world conference of Association of Contextual Behavioral Science, Minneapolis, MN.

4.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., & Forman, E. M. (2013, November). A novel Internet guided self-help intervention for social anxiety disorder: Development and pilot data. In M. M. Carper (Chair), New Directions in Computer-Based Psychological Interventions: How We Got There and Where We are Going. Paper presented at the 47th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Nashville, TN.

5.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., & Forman, E. M. (2013, April). Developing an Internet-based self-help intervention for social anxiety disorder: Special considerations, challenges, and recommendations. In E. M. Goetter (Chair), Implementing Internet-Mediated Exposure Therapy for Various Anxiety Disorders: Research Findings and Clinical Considerations. Paper presented at the 33rd annual convention of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, San Diego, CA.

6.      Goetter, E. M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Yuen, E. K., Gershkovich, M., Goldstein, S.P., Glassman, L. H., & Rabin, S. (2013, April). Remote delivery of exposure and ritual prevention for obsessive-compulsive disorder: Results and clinical recommendations. In E. M. Goetter (Chair), Implementing Internet-Mediated Exposure Therapy for Various Anxiety Disorders: Research Findings and Clinical Considerations. Paper presented at the 33rd annual convention of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, San Diego, CA.

7.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., & Forman, E. M.  (2012, July).  ACT-based Internet self-help interventions:  The role of therapist support?  Paper presented at the Innovative Treatment Technologies Forum, 10th World Conference of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, DC.

8.      Goetter, E. M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Yuen, E. K., Gershkovich, M., & Goldstein, S.P.  (2012, July).  Acceptance and commitment therapy in combination with exposure and ritual prevention for obsessive-compulsive disorder via videoconference.  In J. Herbert (Chair), Internet-based delivery of ACT:  Legal, ethical, and clinical developments.  Symposium presented at the 10th World Conference of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, DC.

Poster Presentations

1.      Gershkovich, M., Fischer, L.E., Schumacher, L., Herbert, J. D., & Forman, E.M. (2016, April). Exposure adherence in an Internet acceptance-based behavioral intervention for social anxiety. Poster presented at the 36thannual convention of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, Philadelphia, PA.

2.      Kaye, J. L., Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J., & Forman, E. (2015, November). Clinicians’ perceptions of the benefits and challenges of telemental health services. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

3.      Fischer, L.E., Gershkovich, M., Schumacher, L., Herbert, J. D. (2015, May) Predictive utility of early change in an Internet-based, acceptance-oriented behavioral intervention for Social Anxiety Disorder. Poster presented at the 27th annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science (APS), New York, NY.

4.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J.D., Forman, E. M., Schumacher, L., & Fischer, L. (2015, April). Internet self-help program for social anxiety disorder: Is therapist guidance needed? Poster presented at the 35thannual convention of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, Miami, FL.

5.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Fischer, L., & Schumacher, L. (2014, November). The who and why: Characteristics of and participants’ reasons for seeking an Internet self-help intervention for social anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the 48th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

6.      Gershkovich, M., Glassman, L., Ibrahim, A., Herbert, J.D., & Forman, E.M. (2013, November). Clinicians’ attitudes and experiences regarding telemental health services. Poster presented at the 47th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Nashville, TN.

7.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E.M., Glassman, L., & Bradley, L. (2013, November). The acceptability and feasibility of a novel Internet guided self-help intervention for social anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the 47th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Nashville, TN.

8.      Glassman, L., Gershkovich, M. Ibrahim, A., Herbert, J. D., & Forman, E. (2013, November). The impact of theoretical orientation, professional degree, and discipline on the utilization of telemental health platforms. Poster presented at the 47th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Nashville, TN.

9.      Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., & Forman, E. M. (2013, May). The unique challenges of developing a low-cost, exposure-based Internet self-help intervention for social anxiety disorder. Poster presentation presented at the 6th Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions, Chicago, IL.

10.  Gershkovich, M., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Glassman, L., Ibrahim, A., & Goldstein, S. P. (2012, November). Client satisfaction and treatment distinctiveness in a randomized controlled trial of ACT versus CT for social anxiety disorder: Preliminary findings. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, M.D.

11.  Klein, D.A., Bush, J., Gershkovich, M., Ojserkis, R., & Walsh, B.T. (2010, October). Measures of physical activity and “fidgeting” in anorexia nervosa before and after weight gain. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Eating Disorders Research Society, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

12.  Gershkovich, M., Klein, D.A., Bodell, L.P., Bush, J.A., Walsh, B.T.  (2009, October). Psychological correlates and effects of “work” for exercise in patients with anorexia nervosa. Poster presentation at Eating Disorder Research Society Conference, Brooklyn, New York.

13.  Klein, D.A., Gershkovich, M., Bush, J.A., Walsh, B.T. (2009). Measurement of physical activity in anorexia nervosa. Poster presentation at Eating Disorder Research Society Conference, Brooklyn, New York.