PHD, University of Connecticut
BA, State University of New York at Binghamton
PhD, University of Connecticut
, Columbia Univeristy
, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)
Internship, Clinical Psychology
Manhattan Veterans Administration Medical Center
Cancer Biology [CAB], Neuroscience [NEU]
Hypnosis to reduce aromatase inhibitor (AI)-associated musculoskeletal pain (MSP) and to improve AI adherence: An RCT to explore clinical efficacy and cost effects
National Institute of Health
The overall goal of the project is to test the clinical efficacy and cost effectiveness of hypnosis to reduce musculoskeletal pain and improve AI adherence in breast cancer patients.
Cancer treatment retraumatization in sexual abuse survivors
National Cancer Institute
The overall goal of the project is to develop a greater understanding of SACA patients experiences of cancer treatment, how this suffering relates to treatment avoidance, and which SACA patients are most at risk for cancer treatment retraumatization and avoidance.
E-Counseling in psychosocial cancer care: A competency-based E-Learning approach
National Cancer Institute
The goal of this project is to train (using an E-Learning approach) psychosocial cancer care providers in the foundational competencies of E-Counseling for cancer.
Cancer Prevention & Control: Multidisciplinary Training
National Cancer Institute
The goal is to enable trainees and junior faculty to become independent researchers and mentors in cancer prevention and control.
Montgomery GH, David D, Kangas M, Green S, Sucala M, Bovbjerg DH, Hallquist MN, Schnur JB. Randomized controlled trial of a cognitive-behavioral therapy plus hypnosis intervention to control fatigue in patients undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2014 Feb; 32(6): 557-563.
Montgomery GH, Kirsch I. Classical conditioning and the placebo effect. Pain 1997 Aug; 72(1-2): 107-113.
Montgomery GH, Schnur JB, Kravits K. Hypnosis for cancer care: over 200 years young. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians 2013 Jan; 63(1): 31-44.
Kangas M, Montgomery GH. The role of cognitive, emotional and personality factors in the experience of fatigue in a university and community sample. Psychology & Health 2011 May; 26 Suppl 1: 1-19.
Montgomery GH, Weltz CR, Seltz M, Bovbjerg DH. Brief presurgery hypnosis reduces distress and pain in excisional breast biopsy patients. Int J Clin Exp Hypn 2002 Jan; 50(1): 17-32.
Montgomery GH, David D, Winkel G, Silverstein JH, Bovbjerg DH. The effectiveness of adjunctive hypnosis with surgical patients: A meta-analysis. Anesth Analg 2002 June; 94(6): 1639-1645.
Montgomery GH, Hallquist MN, Schnur JB, David D, Silverstein JH, Bovbjerg DH. Mediators of a brief hypnosis intervention to control side effects in breast surgery patients: response expectancies and emotional distress. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 2010 Feb; 78(1): 80-88.
Montgomery GH, Bovbjerg DH. Expectations of chemotherapy-related nausea: Emotional and experiential predictors. Ann Behav Med 2003; 25(1): 48-54.
Montgomery GH, Schnur JB, Erblich J, Diefenbach MA, Bovbjerg DH. Presurgery psychological factors predict pain, nausea, and fatigue one week after breast cancer surgery. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 2010 Jun; 39(6): 1043-1052.
Montgomery GH, Kangas M, David D, Hallquist MN, Green S, Bovbjerg DH, Schnur JB. Fatigue during breast cancer radiotherapy: an initial randomized study of cognitive-behavioral therapy plus hypnosis. Health Psychology 2009 May; 28(3): 317-322.
Montgomery GH, Bovbjerg DH. Presurgery distress and specific response expectancies predict postsurgery outcomes in surgery patients confronting breast cancer. Health Psychol 2004 Jul; 23(4): 381-387.
Kangas M, Bovbjerg DH, Montgomery GH. Cancer-related fatigue: a systematic and meta-analytic review of non-pharmacological therapies for cancer patients. Psychological Bulletin 2008 Sep; 134(5).
Green JP, Barabasz AF, Barrett D, Montgomery GH. Forging ahead: the 2003 APA Division 30 definition of hypnosis. Int J Clin Exp Hypn 2005 Jul; 53(3): 259-264.
Montgomery GH, Bovbjerg DH, Schnur JB, David D, Goldfarb A, Weltz CR, Schechter C, Graff-Zivin J, Tatrow K, Price DD, Silverstein JH. A randomized clinical trial of a brief hypnosis intervention to control side effects in breast surgery patients. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2007 Sep; 99(17): 1304-1312.
David D, Bovbjerg DH, Montgomery GH. Relations between coping responses and optimism?"pessimism in predicting anticipatory psychological distress in surgical breast cancer patients. Personality and Individual Differences 2006 Jan; 40(2): 203-213.
Montgomery GH, Bovbjerg DH. Presurgery distress and specific response expectancies predict postsurgery outcomes in surgery patients confronting breast cancer. Health Psychology 2004 Jul; 23(4): 381-387.
Montgomery GH, David D, Dilorenzo T, Erblich J. Is hoping the same as expecting? Discrimination between hopes and response expectancies for nonvolitional outcomes. Personality and Individual Differences 2003; 35(2): 399-409.
Montgomery GH, David D, Winkel G, Silverstein JH, Bovbjerg DH. The effectiveness of adjunctive hypnosis with surgical patients: a meta-analysis. Anesthesia and Analgesia 2002 Jun; 94(6): 1639-1645.
Montgomery GH, Bovbjerg DH. Specific response expectancies predict anticipatory nausea during chemotherapy for breast cancer. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 2001 Oct; 69(5): 831-835.
Montgomery GH, DuHamel KN, Redd WH. A meta-analysis of hypnotically induced analgesia: how effective is hypnosis?. The International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis 2000 Apr; 48(2): 138-153.
Montgomery GH, Bovbjerg DH. The development of anticipatory nausea in patients receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer. Physiology & Behavior 1997 May; 61(5): 737-741.
Montgomery GH, Kirsch I. Mechanisms of placebo pain reduction: An empirical investigation. Psychological Science 1996 May; 7(3): 174-176.
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