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  1. Swarbrick, M. A., Cook, J. A., Razzano, L. A., Jonikas, J. A., Gao, N., Williams, J., & Yudof, J. (2017). Correlates of current smoking among adults served by the public mental health system. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 13(2), 82-90.
  2. Rubin, L.H., Cook, J.A., Springer, G., Weber, K.M., Cohen, M.H., Martin, E.M., Valcour, V.G., Benning, L., Alden, C., Milam, J., Anastos, K., Young, M.A., Gustafson, D.R., Sundermann, E.E., & Maki, P.M. (in press). Perceived and post-traumatic stress are associated with decreased learning, memory, and fluency in HIV-infected women. AIDS.
  3. Adams, L. M., Wilson, T. E., Merenstein, D., Milam, J., Cohen, J., Golub, E. T., Adedimeji, A., & Cook, J. A. (2017). Using the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale to assess depression in women with HIV and women at risk for HIV: Are somatic items invariant? Psychological Assessment, Advance Online Publication,
  4. Cook, J.A., Razzano, L., Jonikas, J.A., Swarbrick, M.A., Steigman, P.J., Hamilton, M.M. Carter, T.M., & Santos, A.B. (2016). Correlates of Co-Occurring Diabetes and Obesity among Community Mental Health Program Members with Serious Mental Illnesses. Psychiatric Services in Advance (
  5. Ferron, J. C., Devitt, T., McHugo, G. J., Jonikas, J. A., Cook, J. A., & Brunette, M. F. (2016). Abstinence and use of community-based cessation treatment after a motivational intervention among smokers with severe mental illness. Community Mental Health Journal, 52(4), 446-456.
  6. Cook, J.A., Razzano, L.A., Swarbrick, M.A., Jonikas, J.A., Yost, C., Burke, L., Steigman, P.K., Santos, A. (2015). Health risks and changes in self-​efficacy following community health screening of adults with serious mental illnesses. PLoS ONE, 10(4): e0123552. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.012355.
  7. ​Jonikas, J.A., Cook, J.A., Razzano, L.A., Steigman, P.J., Hamilton, M.M., Swarbrick, M.A., Santos, A. (2015). Associations between gender and obesity among adults with mental illnesses in a community health screening study. Community Mental Health Journal. [Epub ahead of ​print].
  8. Brown, C., Goetz, J., Bledsoe, C., Cook, J.A., Jonikas, J.A. (2015). A pilot study of Nutrition and Exercise for Wellness and Recovery (NEW-R): A ​weight loss program for individuals with serious mental illness. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 38(4), 371-373.
  9. Razzano, L.A., Cook, J.A., Yost, C., Jonikas, J.A., Swarbrick, M.A. et al., (2014). Factors associated with co-occurring medical conditions among  adults with serious mental disorders. Schizophrenia Research, 161(2-3), 458-464.
  10. Cook, J. A., Burke-Miller, J. K., Grey, D. D., Coccohoba, J., Liu, C., Schwartz, R., Golub, E.T, Anastos, K., Steigman, P.J., & Cohen, M.H. (2014). Do HIV-positive women receive depression treatment that meets best practice guidelines? AIDS and Behavior, 18(6), 1094-1102.
  11. Swarbrick, M., Cook, J.A., Razzano, L.A., Yost, C., Cohn, J., Redman, E., Carter, T., Yudof, J., Fitzferald, C. (2013). Health screening dialogues. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 51(12), 22-28.
  12. Brunette, M.F., Ferron, J.C., Devitt, T., Cook, J.A. et al. (2013). Carbon monoxide feedback in a motivational decision support system for ​nicotine dependence among smokers with severe mental illness. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 45(4), 319-324.
  13. Ferron, J.C., Brunette, M.F., McGurk, S., Xie, H., Frounfelker, R., Cook, J.A., Jonikas, J.A., McHugo, G. (2012). Do symptoms and cognitive problems affect the use and efficacy of a web-based decision support system for smokers with serious mental illness? Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 8(4), 315-325.
  1. Fonow, M.M., Cook, J.A., Burke-Miller, J.K., Goldsand, R. (2017). Implications of the Feldenkrais Method of somatic education for training college students to be transformational leaders. Journal of Education and Social Policy, 4(3), 1-18.
  2. Fonow, M. M., Cook, J. A., Goldsand, R. S., & Burke-Miller, J. K. (2016). Using the Feldenkrais method of somatic education to enhance mindfulness, body awareness, and empathetic leadership perceptions among college students. Journal of Leadership Education, 15(3), 125-136.
  3. ​Cook, J.A., Jonikas, J.A., Hamilton, M.M., Goldrick, V., Steigman, P.J., Grey, D.D., Burke, L., Carter, T.M., Razzano, L.A., Copeland, M.E. (2013). Impact of Wellness Recovery Action Planning on service utilization and need in a randomized controlled trial. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 36(4), 250-257.
  4. Jonikas, J.A., Copeland, M.E., Razzano, L.A…Cook, J.A. (2013). Improving propensity for patient self-advocacy through Wellness Recovery Action Planning: results of a randomized controlled trial. Community Mental Health Journal, 49(3), 260-269.​
  5. Cook, J.A., Copeland, M.E., Floyd, C.B. et al. (2012). Impact of Wellness Recovery Action Planning on depression, anxiety, and recovery: Results of a randomized controlled trial. Psychiatric Services, 63(6), 541-547.​
  6. Cook, J.A., Copeland, M.E., Jonikas, J.A., Hamilton, M.M., Razzano, L.A. et al. (2012). Results of a randomized controlled trial of mental illness self-management using Wellness Recovery Action Planning. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 38(4), 881-891. ​
  7. Steigman, P, Pickett, S.A., Diehl, S., Fox, A. Cook, J.A. (2014). Psychiatric symptoms moderate the effects of mental illness self-management in a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 202(3), 193-199.​
  8. Pickett, S.A., Diehl, S., Steigman, P., Fox, A., Cook, J.A. (2012). Consumer empowerment and self-advocacy outcomes in a ​randomized study of peer-led education. Community Mental Health Journal, 48(4), 420-430. ​
  9. Cook, J.A., Steigman, P., Pickett, S.A., Diehl, S. et al., (2012). Randomized controlled trial of peer-led recovery education using ​Building Recovery of Individual Dreams and Goals through Education and Support (BRIDGES). Schizophrenia Research, 136(1-3), 36-42.  ​
  1. Cook, J. A., Shore, S., Burke-Miller, J. K., Jonikas, J. A., Hamilton, M., Ruckdeschel, B., ... & Bhaumik, D. (2019). Mental health self-directed care financing: efficacy in improving outcomes and controlling costs for adults with serious mental illness. Psychiatric services, 70(3), 191-201.
  2. Cook, J. A., Morrow, M., & Battersby, L. (2017). Intersectional policy analysis of self-directed mental health care in Canada. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. APA Online first
  3. Cook. J. A., Steigman, P. J., & Jonikas, J. A. (2014). Outcomes of programs serving mothers with psychiatric disabilities and their young children: A multisite case file abstraction study. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 37(3), 232-241.
  4. ​Cook, J.A., Shore, S.E., Burke-Miller, J.A., Jonikas, J.A., Ferrara, M., Colegrove, S., et al. (2010). Participatory action research to establish self-directed care for mental health recovery in Texas. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 34(2), 137-144.
  5. Cook, J.A. Russell, C., Grey, D.D. & Jonikas, J.A. (2008). A self-directed care model for mental health recovery. Psychiatric Services, ​59(6), 600-602.​
  1. Cook, J.A., Burke-Miller, J.K., Roessel, E. (2015). Long-Term Effects of Evidence-Based Supported Employment on Earnings and on SSI and SSDI Participation among Individuals with Psychiatric Disabilities. American Journal of Psychiatry in Advance (doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2016.15101359).
  2. Cook, J.A., Burke, J.K. (2015). Reasons for job separations in a cohort of workers with psychiatric disabilities. Journal of ​Rehabilitation Research and Development, 52(4), 371-384.
  3. Burke-Miller, J.K., Razzano, L.A., Grey, D.D., Blyler, C.R., Cook, J.A. (2012). Best practice supported employment outcomes for transition age youth and young adults. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 35(3), 171-179.​
  4. Burke-Miller, J.K., Swarbrick, P., Carter, T.M., Jonikas, J.A., Zipple, A., Fraser, V., Cook, J.A. (2010). Promoting self-determination and financial security through innovative asset building approaches. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 34(2), 104-112.
  5. Cook, J.A., Blyler, C.R., Leff, H.S., McFarlane, W.R., Goldberg, R.W., Gold, P.B., Mueser, K.T., Razzano, L.A. (2008). The ​Employment Intervention Demonstration Program: findings and policy implications. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 31(4), 291-295. ​
  6. Cook, J.A., Razzano, L.A., Burke-Miller, J.K. et al.  (2007). Effects of co-occurring disorders on employment outcomes in a multi-site randomized study of supported employment for people with severe mental illness. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 44(6), 837–850. ​