Regina Casper

Psychiatrist

Professional Education

Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1974)

Residency: Michael Reese Hospital (1970) IL

Fellowship: University of California at Berkeley (1966) CA

Internship: Jewish Hospital (1963) Germany

Medical Education: Albert Ludwigs Universitaet Freiburg (1962) Germany

Length of prenatal exposure to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants: effects on neonatal adaptation and psychomotor development
Casper, R. C., Gilles, A. A., Fleisher, B. E., Baran, J., Enns, G., & Lazzeroni, L. C. (2011). Length of prenatal exposure to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants: effects on neonatal adaptation and psychomotor development. PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 217(2), 211-219.

Diet and Mental Health: An Up-to-Date Analysis
Casper, R. C. (2011). Diet and Mental Health: An Up-to-Date Analysis. HEALTHY AGRICULTURE, HEALTHY NUTRITION, HEALTHY PEOPLE, 102, 98-113.

Relevance of animal models to human eating disorders and obesity
Casper, R. C., Sullivan, E. L., & Tecott, L. (2008). Relevance of animal models to human eating disorders and obesity. PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, 199(3), 313-329.

The 'drive for activity' and "restlessness" in anorexia nervosa: Potential pathways
Casper, R. C. (2006). The 'drive for activity' and "restlessness" in anorexia nervosa: Potential pathways. JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 92(1), 99-107.

Psychiatric disorders, mood and cognitive function: The influence of nutrients and physical activity
Casper, R. C. (2005). Psychiatric disorders, mood and cognitive function: The influence of nutrients and physical activity. NUTRITION AND FITNESS: MENTAL HEALTH, AGING, AND THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A HEALTHY DIET AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LIFESTYLE, 95, 1-16.

Nutrients, neurodevelopment, and mood.
Casper, R. C. (2004). Nutrients, neurodevelopment, and mood. Current psychiatry reports, 6(6), 425-429.

The need to revise the diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa
Hebebrand, J., Casper, R., Treasure, J., & Schweiger, U. (2004). The need to revise the diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa. JOURNAL OF NEURAL TRANSMISSION, 111(7), 827-840.

Hyperactivity in patients with anorexia nervosa and in semistarved rats: evidence for a pivotal role of hypoleptinemia
Hebebrand, J., Exner, C., Hebebrand, K., Holtkamp, C., Casper, R. C., & Klingenspor, M. (2003). Hyperactivity in patients with anorexia nervosa and in semistarved rats: evidence for a pivotal role of hypoleptinemia. PHYSIOLOGY & BEHAVIOR, 79(1), 25-37.

Follow-up of children of depressed mothers exposed or not exposed to antidepressant drugs during pregnancy
Casper, R. C., Fleisher, B. E., Lee-Ancajas, J. C., Gilles, A., Gaylor, E., & Hoyme, H. E. (2003). Follow-up of children of depressed mothers exposed or not exposed to antidepressant drugs during pregnancy. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 142(4), 402-408.

How useful are pharmacological treatments in eating disorders?
Casper, R. C. (2002). How useful are pharmacological treatments in eating disorders?. Psychopharmacology bulletin, 36(2), 88-104.

Family functioning in anorexia nervosa differs by subtype
Casper, R. C., & Troiani, M. (2001). Family functioning in anorexia nervosa differs by subtype. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EATING DISORDERS, 30(3), 338-342.

What triggers abnormal eating in bulimic and nonbulimic women? The role of dissociative experiences, negative affect, and psychopathology
Lyubomirsky, S., Casper, R. C., & Sousa, L. (2001). What triggers abnormal eating in bulimic and nonbulimic women? The role of dissociative experiences, negative affect, and psychopathology. PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN QUARTERLY, 25(3), 223-232.

No gender differences in placebo responses of patients with major depressive disorder
Casper, R. C., Tollefson, G. D., & Nilsson, M. E. (2001). No gender differences in placebo responses of patients with major depressive disorder. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 49(2), 158-160.

Mood, its relationship to physical activity and nutrition
Casper, R. C., Reed, E., Gilles, A., & Chiang, L. (2001). Mood, its relationship to physical activity and nutrition. NUTRITION AND FITNESS: METABOLIC STUDIES IN HEALTH AND DISEASE, 90, 73-88.

Behavioral activation and lack of concern, core symptoms of anorexia nervosa?
Casper, R. C. (1998). Behavioral activation and lack of concern, core symptoms of anorexia nervosa?. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EATING DISORDERS, 24(4), 381-393.

Serotonin, a major player in the regulation of feeding and affect
Casper, R. C. (1998). Serotonin, a major player in the regulation of feeding and affect. BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY, 44(9), 795-797.

Women?s Health
Casper. (1998). Women?s Health. Cambridge University Press.

Recognizing eating disorders in women
Casper, R. C. (1998). Recognizing eating disorders in women. PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY BULLETIN, 34(3), 267-269.

Depression and eating disorders.
Casper, R. C. (1998). Depression and eating disorders. Depression and anxiety, 8, 96-104.

Individual psychopathology relative to reports of unwanted sexual experiences as predictor of a bulimic eating pattern
Casper, R. C., & Lyubomirsky, S. (1997). Individual psychopathology relative to reports of unwanted sexual experiences as predictor of a bulimic eating pattern. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EATING DISORDERS, 21(3), 229-236.

Body perception and emotional health in athletes: A study of female adolescents involved in aesthetic sports
Casper, R. C., Michaels, J., & Simon, K. (1997). Body perception and emotional health in athletes: A study of female adolescents involved in aesthetic sports. NUTRITION AND FITNESS: METABOLIC AND BEHAVIORAL ASPECTS IN HEALTH AND DISEASE, 82, 134-147.

Truly late onset of eating disorders: A study of 11 cases averaging 60 years of age at presentation
Beck, D., Casper, R., & Andersen, A. (1996). Truly late onset of eating disorders: A study of 11 cases averaging 60 years of age at presentation. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EATING DISORDERS, 20(4), 389-395.

An eight-year follow-up: Outcome from adolescent compared to adult onset anorexia nervosa
Casper, R. C., & Jabine, L. N. (1996). An eight-year follow-up: Outcome from adolescent compared to adult onset anorexia nervosa. JOURNAL OF YOUTH AND ADOLESCENCE, 25(4), 499-517.

Carbohydrate metabolism and its regulatory hormones in anorexia nervosa
Casper, R. C. (1996). Carbohydrate metabolism and its regulatory hormones in anorexia nervosa. PSYCHIATRY RESEARCH, 62(1), 85-96.

Gender differences, but no racial group differences, in self-reported psychiatric symptoms in adolescents
Casper, R. C., Belanoff, J., & Offer, D. (1996). Gender differences, but no racial group differences, in self-reported psychiatric symptoms in adolescents. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY, 35(4), 500-508.

Appetite and nutrition with aging
Casper, R. C. (1996). Appetite and nutrition with aging. PSYCHIATRIC ANNALS, 26(2), 56-?.

NUTRITION AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO AGING
Casper, R. C. (1995). NUTRITION AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO AGING. EXPERIMENTAL GERONTOLOGY, 30(3-4), 299-314.

THE PATTERN OF PHYSICAL SYMPTOM CHANGES IN MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER FOLLOWING TREATMENT WITH AMITRIPTYLINE OR IMIPRAMINE
Casper, R. C., Katz, M. M., Bowden, C. L., Davis, J. M., Koslow, S. H., & Hanin, I. (1994). THE PATTERN OF PHYSICAL SYMPTOM CHANGES IN MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER FOLLOWING TREATMENT WITH AMITRIPTYLINE OR IMIPRAMINE. JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 31(3), 151-164.

PRIMROSE OIL IN THE TREATMENT OF PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER - IS THE BLOOM OFF THE ROSE
Williams, K., & Casper, R. (1994). PRIMROSE OIL IN THE TREATMENT OF PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER - IS THE BLOOM OFF THE ROSE. PSYCHIATRIC ANNALS, 24(5), 255-258.

EXERCISE AND MOOD
Casper, R. C. (1993). EXERCISE AND MOOD. NUTRITION AND FITNESS FOR ATHLETES, 71, 115-143.

WEIGHT AND DIETING CONCERNS IN ADOLESCENTS, FASHION OR SYMPTOM
Casper, R. C., & Offer, D. (1990). WEIGHT AND DIETING CONCERNS IN ADOLESCENTS, FASHION OR SYMPTOM. PEDIATRICS, 86(3), 384-390.

PERSONALITY FEATURES OF WOMEN WITH GOOD OUTCOME FROM RESTRICTING ANOREXIA-NERVOSA
Casper, R. C. (1990). PERSONALITY FEATURES OF WOMEN WITH GOOD OUTCOME FROM RESTRICTING ANOREXIA-NERVOSA. PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE, 52(2), 156-170.

Cortisol measures in primary major depressive disorder with hypersomnia or appetite increase.
Casper, & et al. (1988). Cortisol measures in primary major depressive disorder with hypersomnia or appetite increase. J. Affect. Disorders, (15:).

Bulimia, its incidence and clinical significance in patients with anorexia nervosa.
Casper, & et el. (1980). Bulimia, its incidence and clinical significance in patients with anorexia nervosa. Arch.Gen Psych., (37:).