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Psychological Sciences at MU

Bruce Horwitz, Clinical supervisor

Research Assistant Professor, Missouri Health Sciences Center

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He has worked with patients with primary and co-occurring substance abuse diagnoses and supervised graduate students in clinical and counseling psychology for 30 years in both inpatient and outpatient treatment settings. Currently, he works on several grants related to SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral for Treatment) which involves individual and group interventions for at risk and high risk substance misuse in several treatment settings including inpatient psychiatry, the Emergency Department, Student Health and primary care clinics.


Beck, N.C., Tucker, D., Frank, R., Parker, J., Lake, R., Thomas, R., Lichty, W., Horwitz, E., & Horwitz, B. (1989). The latent factor structure of the WAIS-R: A factor analysis of individual item responses. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 45, 281-293. PMID: 2723085.

Kashani, J., Burk, J., Horwitz, B., & Reid, J. (1985). Differential effect of subtype of parental affective disorder on children. Psychiatric Research, 15, 195-204. PMID: 3862154.

Shipley, R., Butt, J., Farbry, J., & Horwitz, B. (1976). Effect of preparation for Endoscopy: Psychological and physiological changes. Clinical Research, 24, 301a.

Shipley, R., Butt, J., Farbry, J., & Horwitz, B. (1977). Psychological preparation for endoscopy: Physiological and behavioral changes in patients with differing coping styles for stress. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 24, 9-13. PMID: 892404.

Shipley, R., Butt, J., Horwitz, B., & Farbry, J. (1978). Preparation for a stressful medical procedure: Effect of amount of stimulus pre-exposure and coping style. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 46, 499-507. PMID: 670493.

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