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Peter M. Gutierrez, PhD

Professor


Contact Info:
Rocky Mountain Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center
Denver VA Medical Center
1055 Clermont Street
Denver, Colorado 80220
(o) 303-329-4408 ext. 301
Email:  Dr. Gutierrez 
 

Clinical/Research Interests:
Dr. Gutierrez' areas of specialization and research interests: Suicide risk factors, assessment, and prevention. Young adult suicidality. Cultural validity of assessment tools and suicide risk models. Scale development and psychometric evaluation.​

Winona State University Winona, MN 1991 BA Summa Cum Laude

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI 1994 MA

Univeristy of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI 1997 PhD

Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications (since 2011):

Gutierrez, P. M., Davidson, C., Friese, A., & Forster, J. (2016). Physical activity, suicide risk factors, and suicidal ideation in a veteran sample. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior46(3), 284-292.

Villate, J., O’Connor, S., Leitner, R., Kerbrat, A., Johnson, L., and Gutierrez, P. M. (2015). Suicide attempt characteristics among veterans and active duty servicemembers:  A pooled data analysis. Military Behavioral Health3(4), 316-327.

Tucker, R. P., Crowley, K., Davidson, C. L., & Gutierrez, P. M. (2015). Risk factors, warning signs, and drivers of suicide: What are they, how do they differ, and why does it matter? Suicide and Life-Theatening Behavior45(6), 679-689. 

Anestis, M. D., Joiner, T., Hanson, J. E., & Gutierrez, P. M. (2015). Response to commentary on the modal suicide decedent did not consume alcohol just prior to the time of death:  An analysis with implications for understanding suicidal behavior. Journal of Abnormal Psychology124(2), 460-461.

Bodell, L., Forney, K. J., Keel, P., Gutierrez, P., & Joiner, T. E. (2014). Consequences of Making Weight: A Review of Eating Disorder Symptoms and Diagnoses in the United States Military. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice21(4), 398-409.

Anestis, M. D., Soberay, K. A., Hernández, T. D., Joiner, T. E., & Gutierrez, P. M. (2014). Reconsidering the link between impulsivity and suicidal behavior. Personality and Social Psychology Review18 (4), 366-386.

Anestis, M. D., Joiner, T., Hanson, J. E., & Gutierrez, P. M. (2014). The modal suicide decedent did not consume alcohol just prior to the time of death:  An analysis with implications for understanding suicidal behavior. Journal of Abnormal Psychology123(4), 835-840. 

Johnson, L. L., O’Connor, S.S., Kaminer, B., Jobes, D. A., & Gutierrez, P. M. (2014). Suicide-Focused Group Therapy for Veterans. Military Behavioral Health0, 1-10. 

Rings, J. A., Forster, J., E., & Gutierrez, P. M. (2014). Exploring Prolonged Grief Disorder and its Relationship to Suicidal Ideation among Veterans. Military Behavioral Health2(3), 283-292. 

Ribeiro, J.D., Bender, T. W., Buchman, J. M., Nock, M. K., Rudd, M. D., Bryan, C.J., Lim, I. C., Baker, M. T., Knight, C., Gutierrez, P. M., & Joiner, T. E. Jr. (2014). An investigation of the interactive effects of the acquired capability for suicide and acute agitation on suicidality in a military sample. Depression and Anxiety00, 1-7.

Osman, A., Bagge, C. L., Freedenthal, S., Gutierrez, P. M., & Emmerich, A. (2011). Development and evaluation of the Social Anxiety and Depression Life Interference-24 (SADLI-24) Inventory. Journal of Clinical Psychology67(1), 82-89.

Freedenthal, S., Lamis, D. A., Osman, A., Kahlo, D., & Gutierrez, P. M. (2011). Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Interpersonal Needs Questionnaire-12 in samples of men and women. Journal of Clinical Psychology67, 609-623. 

Osman, A., Freedenthal, S., Gutierrez, P. M., Wong, J. L., Emmerich, A., & Lozano, G. (2011). The Anxiety Depression Distress Inventory-27 (ADDI-27): A Short Version of the Mood and Anxiety Symptom Questionnaire-90. Journal of Clinical Psychology67, 591-608. 

Military Suicide Research Consortium: Extension to New Opportunities and Challenges (PI)
Military Operational Medicine Research Program (Department of Defense)
Total Awarded Dollar Amount - $9,939,843.00
3/31/16 on going

Toward a Gold Standard for Suicide Risk Assessment for Military Personnel (PI)
Military Suicide Research Consortium (Military Operational Medicine Research Program)
Total Awarded Dollar Amount - $2,381,228
7/1/12 on going

A Randomized Clinical Trial of the Collaborative Assessment and Management of Suicidality vs. Enhanced Care as Usual for Suicidal Soldiers (Co-I)
Military Operational Medicine Research Program (Department of Defense)
Total Awarded Dollar Amount - $3,400,000
3/1/11 on going

Military Suicide Research Consortium (PI)
Military Operational Medicine Research Program (Department of Defense) 
Total Awarded Dollar Amount - $15,000,000
9/30/10 on going