Mardi Horowitz, MD


Conditions & Treatments

  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Stress

Academic Title


More about Mardi Horowitz


UCSF School of Medicine 1958


UCSF, Psychiatry

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Horowitz M. Redefining Identity after Trauma or Loss. Psychodyn Psychiatry. 2018; 46(1):135-144.
  2. Horowitz M. Emotional Control in Psychotherapy Discourse. Psychodyn Psychiatry. 2016 Fall; 44(3):385-94.
  3. Horowitz MJ. Explanatory Understanding in a Single Case of Separation Anxiety Syndrome: Commentary on Busch and Milrod. J Am Psychoanal Assoc. 2015 Oct; 63(5):921-7.
  4. Horowitz MJ. Clarifying values in psychotherapy. Psychodyn Psychiatry. 2014 Dec; 42(4):671-9.
  5. Horowitz M. Grieving: the role of self-reorganization. Psychodyn Psychiatry. 2014 Mar; 42(1):89-97.
  6. Horowitz M. Disturbed personality functioning and psychotherapy technique. Psychotherapy (Chic). 2013 Sep; 50(3):438-42.
  7. Friedman MJ, Resick PA, Bryant RA, Strain J, Horowitz M, Spiegel D. Classification of trauma and stressor-related disorders in DSM-5. Depress Anxiety. 2011 Sep; 28(9):737-49.
  8. Horowitz MJ. Change in Psychotherapy: A Unifying Paradigmby The Boston Change Process Study Group . New York , W.W. Norton and Company , 2010 , 256 pp., $35.00. . Am J Psychiatry. 2010 Oct; 167(10):1280.
  9. Gabbard G, Horowitz M. Using media to teach how not to do psychotherapy. Acad Psychiatry. 2010 Jan-Feb; 34(1):27-30.
  10. Horowitz MJ. Value reprioritization in psychoanalysis. J Am Psychoanal Assoc. 2009 Dec; 57(6):1361-77.
  11. Prigerson HG, Horowitz MJ, Jacobs SC, Parkes CM, Aslan M, Goodkin K, Raphael B, Marwit SJ, Wortman C, Neimeyer RA, Bonanno GA, Bonanno G, Block SD, Kissane D, Boelen P, Maercker A, Litz BT, Johnson JG, First MB, Maciejewski PK. Prolonged grief disorder: Psychometric validation of criteria proposed for DSM-V and ICD-11. PLoS Med. 2009 Aug; 6(8):e1000121.
  12. Gabbard GO, Horowitz MJ. Insight, transference interpretation, and therapeutic change in the dynamic psychotherapy of borderline personality disorder. Am J Psychiatry. 2009 May; 166(5):517-21.
  13. Horowitz MJ, Möller B. Formulating transference in cognitive and dynamic psychotherapies using role relationship models. J Psychiatr Pract. 2009 Jan; 15(1):25-33.
  14. Prochaska JJ, Fromont SC, Banys P, Eisendrath SJ, Horowitz MJ, Jacobs MH, Hall SM. Addressing nicotine dependence in psychodynamic psychotherapy: perspectives from residency training. Acad Psychiatry. 2007 Jan-Feb; 31(1):8-14.
  15. Horowitz MJ. Understanding and ameliorating revenge fantasies in psychotherapy. Am J Psychiatry. 2007 Jan; 164(1):24-7.
  16. Sundin EC, Horowitz MJ. Horowitz's Impact of Event Scale evaluation of 20 years of use. Psychosom Med. 2003 Sep-Oct; 65(5):870-6.
  17. Sundin EC, Horowitz MJ. Impact of Event Scale: psychometric properties. Br J Psychiatry. 2002 Mar; 180:205-9.
  18. Horowitz M. Defining character integrity. J Am Psychoanal Assoc. 2002; 50(2):551-73.
  19. Horowitz MJ, Field NP, Zanko A, Donnelly EF, Epstein C, Longo F. Psychological impact of news of genetic risk for Huntington disease. Am J Med Genet. 2001 Oct 15; 103(3):188-92.
  20. Horowitz M, Sundin E, Zanko A, Lauer R. Coping with grim news from genetic tests. Psychosomatics. 2001 Mar-Apr; 42(2):100-5.

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