Sharon Mudd, PMHCNS-BC, NP

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Lead
Adjunct Faculty, School of Nursing

Biography

Sharon Mudd, PMHCSN-BC, NP has worked as a psychiatric nurse practitioner in general outpatient and University populations for over 25 years. Sharon has precepted numerous students and beginning psychiatric nurse practitioners. She has worked in the area of research of older adults with substance abuse. She has expertise in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy as well as prescribing and managing psychotropic medications.

Clinical Interests

Depression and Anxiety, with an emphasis on perinatal and women’s mental health issues across the lifespan and in university students, and the effect of mindfulness practice on mood and anxiety disorders.

Credentials

PMHCNS-BC, NP

M.S. University of Michigan

Published Articles or Reviews

PUBLICATIONSIN REFEREED JOURNALS

Blow, F.C., Walton, M.A., Barry, K., Coyne, J., Mudd, S.A., & Copeland, L.A. (2000). The Relationship Between Alcohol Problems and Health Functioning of Older Adults in Primary Care Settings. Journal of the American Geriatric Society, 48(7), 769-774.

Blow FC, Walton MA, Chermack ST, Mudd SA, Brower KJ & Comstock, M.A. (2000). Older Adult Treatment Outcome following Elder-Specific Inpatient Alcoholism Treatment. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 19(1): 67-75.

Brower, K.J., Blow, F.C., Hill, E.M., & Mudd, S.A. (1994). Treatment Outcome of Alcoholics With and Without Cocaine Disorders.  Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research,18: 261-264.

Brower, K.J., Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C., Young, J.P., & Hill, E.M. (1994). Severity and Treatment of Alcohol Withdrawal in Elderly Versus Younger Patients.  Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 18: 196-201.

Chermack, S.T., Blow, F.C., Walton, M.A., Mudd, S.A., and Hill, E.M. (under review). Older adults  with alcohol diagnoses:  An examination of early and late onset. Submitted for publication to the Journal of Studies on Alcohol.

Chermack, S.T., Blow, F.C., Gomberg, E.S.L., Mudd, S.A. & Hill, E.M.  (1996). Older Adult Controlled Drinkers and Abstainers. Journal of Substance Abuse 8(4), 453 - 462.

Chermack, S.T., Blow, F.C., Hill, E.M., & Mudd, S.A..  (1996).  The Relationship Between Alcohol Symptoms and Consumption Among Older Drinkers. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 20: 1153-1158.

Curran, G.M., Stoltenberg, S.F., Hill, E.M., Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C. and Zucker, R.A. (1999) Gender differences in the relationships among SES, family history of alcoholism and alcohol dependence. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 60 (6), 825-832.

Hill, E.H., Ross, L.T., Mudd. S.A., & Blow, F.C. (1997).  Adulthood Functioning: The Joint Effects of Parental Alcoholism, Gender and Childhood Socioeconomic Stress. Addiction 92, (5), 583 - 596.

Marks, J.L., Hill, E.M., Pomerleau, C.S., Mudd, S.A., & Blow, F.C. (1997). Nicotine Dependence and Withdrawal Symptoms in Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Ever-Smokers. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 14, (6), 521-527.

Mudd, S.A., Brower, K.J., Gillespie, B.W., Snedecor, S.M. (1994). Specialized care during detoxification for older and younger alcoholic patients. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.

Mudd, S.A., Boyd, C.J., Brower, K.J., Young, J. P., & Blow, F. C. (1994).  Alcohol Withdrawal and Related Nursing Care.  Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 20: (10),17 - 26.

Stoltenberg, S.F., Hill, E.M., Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C. & Zucker, R.A. (1999). Birth cohort differences in features of antisocial alcoholism among men and women. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 23 (12), 1884-1891.

Stoltenberg, S. F., Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C. & Hill, E.M. (1998). Evaluating measures of family history of alcoholism: Density versus dichotomy. Addiction, 93, 1511-1520.

Walton MA, Mudd SA, Blow FC, Chermack ST & Gomberg ESL. (2000). Stability in the drinking habits of older problem drinkers recruited from nontreatment settings. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 18:169-177.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

 

Marcus, S. Flynn, H., Young E., Ghaziuddin N., Mudd S., (2001). Recurrent Depression in Women Through the Lifespan in APA Annual Review of Psychiatry, Volume 20 Section 1 American Psychiatric Press Inc. Edited by: M. Riba and J. Oldham.

 

 

PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS AND CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Barry, K.L., Blow, F. C., Walton, M.,  Coyne, J.,  Mudd, S., Gomberg, S.L. (1997). Comparison of Physical and Mental Health Functioning Among Middle Aged and Older Hazardous Drinkers. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 21 (3), 23A.

Barry, K.L., Blow, F.C., Walton, M.A., Chermack, S.T., Mudd, S.A., Coyne, J.C., Gomberg, E.S.L. (1998).  Elder-specific brief alcohol intervention: 3-month outcomes. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research, 22(3) (Abstract #162).

 

Blow, F.C., Chermack, S.T., Walton, M.A., Mudd, S.A., Nelson, B.W., Brower, K.J., Comstock, P. (1997). Twelve Month Outcome For Elderly Alcoholics Following Elder Specific Treatment. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 21 (3), 24A.

Blow FC, Gillespie BW, Barry KL ,Mudd SA, Hill EM.  (1998): Brief screening for alcohol problems in elderly populations using the Short Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test-Geriatric Version (SMAST-G) Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research, 22(3).

Blow, F. C., Walton, M. A., Mudd, S. A., Nord, J. L., Brower, K. J., & Comstock, M. (1995). Physical and emotional functioning among older adults seeking substance abuse treatment. Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism , Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Alcohol, Clinical and Experimental Research, 19(2) (Abstract # 514).

Blow, F.C., Walton, M. A., Mudd, S.A., Brower, K.J., Comstock, M.A., Chermack, S.T.. (1996). Predictors of Treatment Outcome for Elderly Alcoholics Following Elder-Specific Inpatient Treatment. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 20 (2), 85A.

Brower, K.J., Blow, F.C., Mudd, S., Irish, B., Beresford, T.P. (1989).  Treatment outcome of alcoholics with and without cocaine dependence. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 13 (2), 351.

Chermack, S.T., Blow, F.C., Walton, M.A., Mudd, S.A., Hill, E.M.  (1996). Older Adults with Alcohol Diagnoses: An Examination of Early and Late Onset.  Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 20 (2), 84A.

Chermack, S.T., Blow, F.C., Walton, M.A., Mudd, S.A., Nelson, B.W., Brower, K.J., Comstock, P. (1997). Twelve Month Outcome For Elderly Alcoholics Following Elder Specific Treatment. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 21 (3), 24A.

Curran G.M., Stoltenberg S.F., Hill E. M, Mudd S. A., Blow F. C. & Zucker R. A. (1998). Gender differences in the relationships among SES, family history of alcohol disorders and alcohol dependence. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research 22 (3) 33A. Winner of the RSA Research Award for Postdoctoral Fellows (Psychosocial).

Hegedus, A.M., Gillespie, B., Snedecor, S., Blow, F.C., Barry, K.L., Mudd, S.A., & Zucker, R.A. (1998). Health Status and psychiatric comorbidity in the elderly alcoholics. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 22, 30A.

Hill, E.M., Marks, J.L., Harris, K.R.,  Mudd, S.A., & Himle, J.A. (1997). Stress-Response Dampening by Alcohol For Women: Role of Interpersonal Anxiety. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 21 (3), 80A.

Hill, E.M., Young, J.P., Mudd, S.A., & Blow, F.C. (1993).  Healthy Adults With Alcoholic Parents.  Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research. 17 (2), 489.

Marks, J.L., Hill, E.M., Pomerleau, C.S., Mudd, S.A., & Blow, F.C. (1993). DSM-III-R tobacco dependence and withdrawal symptoms in male alcoholics and non-alcoholic ex-smokers  Society for Behavioral Medicine.

Mudd, S.A. (2009). Treatment of Unipolar and Bipolar Illness During the Perinatal Period: Psychopharmacological Implications. International Society of Psychiatric Nursing. 11th Annual Conference Proceedings.

Mudd, S.A. (2009). Mental Health Needs on the College Campus: Implications for the Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse. International Society of Psychiatric Nursing. 11th Annual Conference Proceedings.

Mudd, S.A. (2008) Pharmacological Implications for the Treatment of Depression During Pregnancy and Lactation. International Society of Psychiatric Nursing. 10th Annual Conference Proceedings.

Mudd, S.A., Blow, F., Hill, E.M., Demo-Dananberg, L. & Young, J. P.  (1993).  Differences in Symptom Reporting Between Older Problem Drinkers With and Without A History of Major Depression.  Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research. 17 (2), 489.

Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C., & Hill, E.M.  (1994). Screening elderly adults for alcohol problems and functional impairment in primary care settings.  Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research,  18 (2), 474.

Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C., Snedecor, S.M., Walton, M.A., Chermack, S.T., & Nelson, B.W. (1998). Stages of change in an elder-specific brief alcohol intervention: relationship to measures of drinking. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 22 (3), 30A.

Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C., Walton, M.A., Snedecor, S.M., Nord, J.L. (1995). Stages of Change in Elderly Substance Abusers. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research,  19.

Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C., Walton, M.A., Snedecor, S.M., Nord, J.L. (1995). Stages of Change in Elderly Substance Abusers. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research,  19.

Mudd, S.A. (Treatment of Unipolar and Bipolar Illness During the Perinatal Period: Psychopharmacological Implications Sharon Mudd, MS, APRN-BC, NP

Mudd, S.A., Boyd, C.J., Brower, K.J., Young, J. P., & Blow, F. C.  (1992).  Age-Related Differences in Symptoms of Alcohol Withdrawal and Requirements for Care During Detoxification.  Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 16 (2), 384.

Mudd, S.A., Brower, K.J., Snedecor, S.  (1997).  Differences in Provision of Specialized Care During Detoxification for Older and Younger Alcoholics.  Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 21 (3), 24A.

Mudd, S.A, Demo-Dananberg, L., Dillow, P., Sheldon, J., Meyer, E., Schrock, M.A., & Hedlund, N.  (1984). Primary Nursing in a Psychiatric Setting: An Empirical Analysis of Practice Based on ANA Standards.  Proceedings from the Sigma Theta Tau Fourth Annual Research Conference. Pontiac, MI.

Mudd, S.A., Dyehouse, J.M., Blow, F.C., (1994). Brief Intervention Techniques for Moving Clients Toward Change.  Psychiatric Nursing: State of the Art Conference Proceedings.  Ohio State University: Columbus, Ohio.

Shipley, J.E., Aldrich, M., Tandon, R., Kroll, P., Helmbold, B., Mudd, S., Heiss, K. (1990).  EEG Sleep in Alcoholism.  Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 14 (2), 392.

Stoltenberg, S.F., Mudd, S.A., Blow, F.C., Hill, E.M. (1997). A New Measure of Family History Density Better Defines Alcoholism Phenotypes. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 21 (3), 114A.

Stoltenberg S.F., Hill E. M., Mudd S. A, Blow F. C. & Zucker R. A (1998). Using age of symptom onset and age cohort in women to restrict subject population for genetic dissection. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research 22 (3) 98A.

Walton, M.A., Blow, F.C., Chermack, S.T., Gomberg, E.S.L., F.C., Mudd, S.A., Nelson, B.W., & Coyne, J.C.(1996). Alcohol Problems and Health Functioning of Older Adults Screened in Primary Care Settings. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 20 (2), 84A.

Walton, M.A., Blow, F.C., Chermack, S.T., Gomberg, E.S.L., F.C., Mudd, S.A. (1996). Long-Term Follow-Up of Older Alcoholics Not in Treatment. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 20 (2), 84A.

Walton, M.A., Blow, F.C., Mudd, S.A., Nord, J. L. (1995). Social Support and Living Arrangement Among Older Adults Seeking Substance Abuse Treatment. Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research, 19