Loading...
Header Logo
Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Thomas Grisso PhD

TitleProfessor Emeritus
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
DepartmentPsychiatry
AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester MA 01655
Phone508-856-8732
vCardDownload vCard
    Other Positions
    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DepartmentPsychiatry


    Collapse Biography 
    Collapse education and training
    Ashland College, Ashland, OH, United StatesBAPsychology & Sociology
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United StatesPHDClinical Psychology

    Collapse Overview 
    Collapse overview

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Colins OF, Grisso T. The relation between mental health problems and future violence among detained male juveniles. Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health. 2019; 13:4. PMID: 30651752.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Goldstein NES, Giallella CL, Haney-Caron E, Peterson L, Serico J, Kemp K, Romaine CR, Zelechoski AD, Holliday SB, Kalbeitzer R, Kelley SM, Hinz H, Sallee M, Pennacchia D, Prelic A, Burkard C, Grisso T, Heilbrun K, Núñez A, Leff S, Lochman J. Juvenile Justice Anger Management (JJAM) Treatment for Girls: Results of a randomized controlled trial. Psychol Serv. 2018 Nov; 15(4):386-397. PMID: 30382734.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Elzakkers IFFM, Danner UN, Grisso T, Hoek HW, van Elburg AA. Assessment of mental capacity to consent to treatment in anorexia nervosa: A comparison of clinical judgment and MacCAT-T and consequences for clinical practice. Int J Law Psychiatry. 2018 May - Jun; 58:27-35. PMID: 29853010.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Dölitzsch C, Leenarts LE, Schmeck K, Fegert JM, Grisso T, Schmid M. Diagnostic performance and optimal cut-off scores of the Massachusetts youth screening instrument-second version in a sample of Swiss youths in welfare and juvenile justice institutions. BMC Psychiatry. 2017 Feb 08; 17(1):61. PMID: 28178977.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Boonmann C, Grisso T, Guy LS, Colins OF, Mulder EA, Vahl P, Jansen LM, Doreleijers TA, Vermeiren RR. Childhood traumatic experiences and mental health problems in sexually offending and non-sexually offending juveniles. Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health. 2016; 10:45. PMID: 27822305.
      View in: PubMed
    6. Leenarts LE, Dölitzsch C, Schmeck K, Fegert JM, Grisso T, Schmid M. Relationship between Massachusetts Youth Screening Instrument-second version and psychiatric disorders in youths in welfare and juvenile justice institutions in Switzerland. BMC Psychiatry. 2016 Sep 30; 16(1):340. PMID: 27716175.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Boonmann C, Nelson RJ, DiCataldo F, Jansen LM, Doreleijers TA, Vermeiren RR, Colins OF, Grisso T. Mental health problems in young male offenders with and without sex offences: a comparison based on the MAYSI-2. Crim Behav Ment Health. 2016 Dec; 26(5):352-365. PMID: 25995126.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Aalsma MC, White LM, Lau KS, Perkins A, Monahan P, Grisso T. Behavioral Health Care Needs, Detention-Based Care, and Criminal Recidivism at Community Reentry From Juvenile Detention: A Multisite Survival Curve Analysis. Am J Public Health. 2015 Jul; 105(7):1372-8. PMID: 25973804.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Hein IM, Troost PW, Lindeboom R, Christiaans I, Grisso T, van Goudoever JB, Lindauer RJ. Feasibility of an Assessment Tool for Children's Competence to Consent to Predictive Genetic Testing: a Pilot Study. J Genet Couns. 2015 Dec; 24(6):971-7. PMID: 25911621.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Colins OF, Grisso T, Vahl P, Guy L, Mulder E, Hornby N, Pronk C, Markus M, Doreleijers T, Vermeiren R. Standardized Screening for Mental Health Needs of Detained Youths from Various Ethnic Origins: The Dutch Massachusetts Youth Screening Instrument-Second Version (MAYSI-2). J Psychopathol Behav Assess. 2015; 37(3):481-492. PMID: 26273126.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Colins OF, Grisso T, Mulder E, Vermeiren R. The relation of standardized mental health screening and categorical assessment in detained male adolescents. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2015 Mar; 24(3):339-49. PMID: 25116035.
      View in: PubMed
    12. Fogel MH, Schiffman W, Mumley D, Tillbrook C, Grisso T. Ten year research update (2001-2010): evaluations for competence to stand trial (adjudicative competence). Behav Sci Law. 2013 Mar-Apr; 31(2):165-91. PMID: 23348511.
      View in: PubMed
    13. Kassin SM, Drizin SA, Grisso T, Gudjonsson GH, Leo RA, Redlich AD. Police-induced confessions, risk factors, and recommendations: looking ahead. Law Hum Behav. 2010 Feb; 34(1):49-52. PMID: 20112057.
      View in: PubMed
    14. Fisher WH, Grisso T. Commentary: civil commitment statutes--40 years of circumvention. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2010; 38(3):365-8. PMID: 20852222.
      View in: PubMed
    15. Kassin SM, Drizin SA, Grisso T, Gudjonsson GH, Leo RA, Redlich AD. Police-induced confessions: risk factors and recommendations. Law Hum Behav. 2010 Feb; 34(1):3-38. PMID: 19603261.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Viljoen JL, Slaney KL, Grisso T. The use of the MacCAT-CA with adolescents: an item response theory investigation of age-related measurement bias. Law Hum Behav. 2009 Aug; 33(4):283-97. PMID: 18810614.
      View in: PubMed
    17. Vincent GM, Grisso T, Terry A, Banks S. Sex and race differences in mental health symptoms in juvenile justice: the MAYSI-2 national meta-analysis. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2008 Mar; 47(3):282-90. PMID: 18216730.
      View in: PubMed
    18. Grisso T. Adolescent offenders with mental disorders. Future Child. 2008; 18(2):143-64. PMID: 21338001.
      View in: PubMed
    19. Grisso T. Do childhood mental disorders cause adult crime? Am J Psychiatry. 2007 Nov; 164(11):1625-7. PMID: 17974921.
      View in: PubMed
    20. Viljoen JL, Odgers C, Grisso T, Tillbrook C. Teaching adolescents and adults about adjudicative proceedings: a comparison of pre- and post-teaching scores on the MacCAT-CA. Law Hum Behav. 2007 Oct; 31(5):419-32. PMID: 17211689.
      View in: PubMed
    21. Grisso T. Progress and perils in the juvenile justice and mental health movement. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2007; 35(2):158-67. PMID: 17592160.
      View in: PubMed
    22. Poythress N, Lexcen FJ, Grisso T, Steinberg L. The competence-related abilities of adolescent defendants in criminal court. Law Hum Behav. 2006 Feb; 30(1):75-92. PMID: 16729209.
      View in: PubMed
    23. Leavitt N, Presskreischer H, Maykuth PL, Grisso T. Aggression toward forensic evaluators: a statewide survey. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2006; 34(2):231-9. PMID: 16844804.
      View in: PubMed
    24. Monahan J, Steadman HJ, Appelbaum PS, Grisso T, Mulvey EP, Roth LH, Robbins PC, Banks S, Silver E. The classification of violence risk. Behav Sci Law. 2006; 24(6):721-30. PMID: 17171769.
      View in: PubMed
    25. Grisso T, Steinberg L. Between a rock and a soft place: developmental research and the child advocacy process. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2005 Dec; 34(4):619-27. PMID: 16232059.
      View in: PubMed
    26. Monahan J, Steadman HJ, Robbins PC, Appelbaum P, Banks S, Grisso T, Heilbrun K, Mulvey EP, Roth L, Silver E. An actuarial model of violence risk assessment for persons with mental disorders. Psychiatr Serv. 2005 Jul; 56(7):810-5. PMID: 16020812.
      View in: PubMed
    27. Grisso T, Vincent GM. The empirical limits of forensic mental health assessment. Law Hum Behav. 2005 Feb; 29(1):1-5. PMID: 15865329.
      View in: PubMed
    28. Appelbaum PS, Lidz CW, Grisso T. Correction and clarification. IRB. 2004 Sep-Oct; 26(5):18. PMID: 15658014.
      View in: PubMed
    29. Lidz CW, Appelbaum PS, Grisso T, Renaud M. Therapeutic misconception and the appreciation of risks in clinical trials. Soc Sci Med. 2004 May; 58(9):1689-97. PMID: 14990370.
      View in: PubMed
    30. Appelbaum PS, Lidz CW, Grisso T. Therapeutic misconception in clinical research: frequency and risk factors. IRB. 2004 Mar-Apr; 26(2):1-8. PMID: 15069970.
      View in: PubMed
    31. Lexcen FJ, Vincent GM, Grisso T. Validity and structure of a self-report measure of youth psychopathy. Behav Sci Law. 2004; 22(1):69-84. PMID: 14963881.
      View in: PubMed
    32. Goldstein NE, Arnold DH, Weil J, Mesiarik CM, Peuschold D, Grisso T, Osman D. Comorbid symptom patterns in female juvenile offenders. Int J Law Psychiatry. 2003 Sep-Oct; 26(5):565-82. PMID: 14522226.
      View in: PubMed
    33. Grisso T, Steinberg L, Woolard J, Cauffman E, Scott E, Graham S, Lexcen F, Reppucci ND, Schwartz R. Juveniles' competence to stand trial: a comparison of adolescents' and adults' capacities as trial defendants. Law Hum Behav. 2003 Aug; 27(4):333-63. PMID: 12916225.
      View in: PubMed
    34. Wasserman GA, Jensen PS, Ko SJ, Cocozza J, Trupin E, Angold A, Cauffman E, Grisso T. Mental health assessments in juvenile justice: report on the consensus conference. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2003 Jul; 42(7):752-61. PMID: 12819434.
      View in: PubMed
    35. Skeem JL, Mulvey EP, Grisso T. Applicability of traditional and revised models of psychopathy to the Psychopathy Checklist: screening version. Psychol Assess. 2003 Mar; 15(1):41-55. PMID: 12674723.
      View in: PubMed
    36. Vincent GM, Vitacco MJ, Grisso T, Corrado RR. Subtypes of adolescent offenders: affective traits and antisocial behavior patterns. Behav Sci Law. 2003; 21(6):695-712. PMID: 14696027.
      View in: PubMed
    37. Mumley DL, Tillbrook CE, Grisso T. Five year research update (1996-2000): evaluations for competence to stand trial (adjudicative competence). Behav Sci Law. 2003; 21(3):329-50. PMID: 12808694.
      View in: PubMed
    38. Fisher CB, Hoagwood K, Boyce C, Duster T, Frank DA, Grisso T, Levine RJ, Macklin R, Spencer MB, Takanishi R, Trimble JE, Zayas LH. Research ethics for mental health science involving ethnic minority children and youths. Am Psychol. 2002 Dec; 57(12):1024-40. PMID: 12613155.
      View in: PubMed
    39. Seagrave D, Grisso T. Adolescent development and the measurement of juvenile psychopathy. Law Hum Behav. 2002 Apr; 26(2):219-39. PMID: 11985299.
      View in: PubMed
    40. Grisso T, Barnum R, Fletcher KE, Cauffman E, Peuschold D. Massachusetts Youth Screening Instrument for mental health needs of juvenile justice youths. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2001 May; 40(5):541-8. PMID: 11349698.
      View in: PubMed
    41. Cochrane RE, Grisso T, Frederick RI. The relationship between criminal charges, diagnoses, and psycholegal opinions among federal pretrial defendants. Behav Sci Law. 2001; 19(4):565-82. PMID: 11568961.
      View in: PubMed
    42. Grisso T. Reply to Schafer: doing harm ethically. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2001; 29(4):457-60. PMID: 11785620.
      View in: PubMed
    43. Grisso T, Davis J, Vesselinov R, Appelbaum PS, Monahan J. Violent thoughts and violent behavior following hospitalization for mental disorder. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2000 Jun; 68(3):388-98. PMID: 10883555.
      View in: PubMed
    44. Monahan J, Steadman HJ, Appelbaum PS, Robbins PC, Mulvey EP, Silver E, Roth LH, Grisso T. Developing a clinically useful actuarial tool for assessing violence risk. Br J Psychiatry. 2000 Apr; 176:312-9. PMID: 10827877.
      View in: PubMed
    45. Grisso T. Law & psychiatry: the changing face of juvenile justice. Psychiatr Serv. 2000 Apr; 51(4):425-6, 438. PMID: 10737813.
      View in: PubMed
    46. Fisher WH, Packer IK, Grisso T, McDermeit M, Brown JM. From case management to court clinic: examining forensic system involvement of persons with severe mental illness. Ment Health Serv Res. 2000 Mar; 2(1):41-9. PMID: 11254069.
      View in: PubMed
    47. Steadman HJ, Silver E, Monahan J, Appelbaum PS, Robbins PC, Mulvey EP, Grisso T, Roth LH, Banks S. A classification tree approach to the development of actuarial violence risk assessment tools. Law Hum Behav. 2000 Feb; 24(1):83-100. PMID: 10693320.
      View in: PubMed
    48. Appelbaum PS, Grisso T, Frank E, O'Donnell S, Kupfer DJ. Competence of depressed patients for consent to research. Am J Psychiatry. 1999 Sep; 156(9):1380-4. PMID: 10484948.
      View in: PubMed
    49. Appelbaum BC, Appelbaum PS, Grisso T. Competence to consent to voluntary psychiatric hospitalization: a test of a standard proposed by APA. American Psychiatric Association. Psychiatr Serv. 1998 Sep; 49(9):1193-6. PMID: 9735961.
      View in: PubMed
    50. Steadman HJ, Mulvey EP, Monahan J, Robbins PC, Appelbaum PS, Grisso T, Roth LH, Silver E. Violence by people discharged from acute psychiatric inpatient facilities and by others in the same neighborhoods. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1998 May; 55(5):393-401. PMID: 9596041.
      View in: PubMed
    51. Grisso T, Appelbaum PS, Hill-Fotouhi C. The MacCAT-T: a clinical tool to assess patients' capacities to make treatment decisions. Psychiatr Serv. 1997 Nov; 48(11):1415-9. PMID: 9355168.
      View in: PubMed
    52. Appelbaum PS, Grisso T. Capacities of hospitalized, medically ill patients to consent to treatment. Psychosomatics. 1997 Mar-Apr; 38(2):119-25. PMID: 9063042.
      View in: PubMed
    53. Cooper DK, Grisso T. Five year research update (1991-1995): evaluations for competence to stand trial. Behav Sci Law. 1997; 15(3):347-64. PMID: 9415961.
      View in: PubMed
    54. Grisso T, Cocozza JJ, Steadman HJ, Greer A, Fisher WH. A national survey of hospital -and community-based approaches to pretrial mental health evaluations. Psychiatr Serv. 1996 Jun; 47(6):642-4. PMID: 8726494.
      View in: PubMed
    55. Berg JW, Appelbaum PS, Grisso T. Constructing competence: formulating standards of legal competence to make medical decisions. Rutgers Law Rev. 1996; 48(2):345-71. PMID: 16086484.
      View in: PubMed
    56. Grisso T, Appelbaum PS. Comparison of standards for assessing patients' capacities to make treatment decisions. Am J Psychiatry. 1995 Jul; 152(7):1033-7. PMID: 7793439.
      View in: PubMed
    57. Grisso T, Appelbaum PS. The MacArthur Treatment Competence Study. III: Abilities of patients to consent to psychiatric and medical treatments. Law Hum Behav. 1995 Apr; 19(2):149-74. PMID: 11660292.
      View in: PubMed
    58. Appelbaum PS, Grisso T. The MacArthur Treatment Competence Study. I: Mental illness and competence to consent to treatment. Law Hum Behav. 1995 Apr; 19(2):105-26. PMID: 11660290.
      View in: PubMed
    59. Grisso T, Appelbaum PS, Mulvey EP, Fletcher K. The MacArthur Treatment Competence Study. II: Measures of abilities related to competence to consent to treatment. Law Hum Behav. 1995 Apr; 19(2):127-48. PMID: 11660291.
      View in: PubMed
    60. Grisso T, Appelbaum PS. Structuring the debate about ethical predictions of future violence. Law Hum Behav. 1993 Aug; 17(4):482-5. PMID: 11659733.
      View in: PubMed
    61. Appelbaum PS, Jick RZ, Grisso T, Givelber D, Silver E, Steadman HJ. Use of posttraumatic stress disorder to support an insanity defense. Am J Psychiatry. 1993 Feb; 150(2):229-34. PMID: 8422072.
      View in: PubMed
    62. Grisso T. The differences between forensic psychiatry and forensic psychology. Bull Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 1993; 21(2):133-45. PMID: 8364232.
      View in: PubMed
    63. Grisso T, Appelbaum PS. Is it unethical to offer predictions of future violence? Law Hum Behav. 1992 Dec; 16(6):621-33. PMID: 11652178.
      View in: PubMed
    64. Hoge SK, Grisso T. Accuracy and expert testimony. Bull Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 1992; 20(1):67-76. PMID: 1576376.
      View in: PubMed
    65. Grisso T, Appelbaum PS. Mentally ill and non-mentally-ill patients' abilities to understand informed consent disclosures for medication: preliminary data. Law Hum Behav. 1991 Aug; 15(4):377-88. PMID: 11660092.
      View in: PubMed
    66. Grisso T, Baldwin E, Blanck PD, Rotheram-Borus MJ, Schooler NR, Thompson T. Standards in research: APA's mechanism for monitoring the challenges. Am Psychol. 1991 Jul; 46(7):758-66. PMID: 11651629.
      View in: PubMed
    67. Fein RA, Appelbaum KL, Barnum R, Baxter P, Grisso T, Leavitt N. The designated forensic professional program: a state government-university partnership to improve forensic mental health services. J Ment Health Adm. 1991; 18(3):223-30. PMID: 10115784.
      View in: PubMed
    68. Appelbaum PS, Grisso T. Assessing patients' capacities to consent to treatment. N Engl J Med. 1988 Dec 22; 319(25):1635-8. PMID: 3200278.
      View in: PubMed
    69. Grisso T, Miller MO, Sales B. Competency to stand trial in juvenile court. Int J Law Psychiatry. 1987; 10(1):1-20. PMID: 3610428.
      View in: PubMed
    70. Anderten P, Staulcup V, Grisso T. On being ethical in legal places. Prof Psychol. 1980 Oct; 11(5):764-73. PMID: 11650638.
      View in: PubMed
    71. Grisso T, Vierling L. Minors' consent to treatment: a developmental perspective. Prof Psychol. 1978 Aug; 9(3):412-27. PMID: 11662545.
      View in: PubMed
    For assistance with using Profiles, please refer to the online tutorials or contact UMMS Help Desk or call 508-856-8643.
    Grisso's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    _
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    _
    Similar People Expand Description
    _
    Same Department Expand Description
    Physical Neighbors Expand Description
    _