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Kaitlyn M. Bruns, PHD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Licensed Professional Counselor

Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience | College of Medicine

  • Bachelor of Arts: University of Cincinnati (Psychology)
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Peer Reviewed Publications

Bruns, Kaitlyn M; O?Bryan, Emily M; McLeish, Alison C 2019. An Examination of the Association Between Emotion Reactivity and Distress Tolerance Among College Students. The Journal of nervous and mental disease, 207 6, 429-432

DelBello, M.P., Bruns, K.M., Bloom, T. 2015. Family environment of bipolar disorder first manic episode and families without any serious mental illness, reported by child and parent , ,

DelBello, M.P., Welge, J., Bruns, K.M., Nadagopal, J., Strawn, J.R., Adler, C.M., Strakowski, S.M. 2015. A double-blind placebo-controlled pilot study of topiramate in manic adolescents treated with olanzapine , ,

Patino, L.R., Bruns, K.M., Witt, N.M., McCune, N.R., DelBello, M.P. 2015. Management of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents Focus: The Journal of Lifelong Learning in Psychiatry, 13 , 25-35

Wasson, R., Cotton, S., Kraemer, K., Bruns, K., DelBello, M. 2015. Quality of life and family environment in children and adolescents at risk for bipolar disorder pre-post a mindfulness-based cognitive therapy intervention , ,

McLeish, A.C., Farris, S., Johnson, A., Bruns, K.M., McLaughlin, L. 2014. Craving during a smoking cessation attempt of smokers with and without asthma , ,

Kraemer, K.M., McLeish, A.C., & Bruns, K.M 07-2015. The effects of mindfulness on psychological and physical symptoms among individuals with cancer: A systematic review , ,

Bruns, K.M., O'Bryan, E.M., & McLeish, A.C 06-2015. An examination of the association between emotion reactivity and distress tolerance among college students. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, ,

Patino, L.R., Bruns, K.M., Williams, M., Witt, N., McCune, N.R., DelBello, M.P. 05-2015. Pharmacological treatments for bipolar disorder in children and adolescents Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy, ,