Peter J. Norton, Ph.D.

Peter J. Norton

Professor and
Director of the Anxiety Disorder Clinic
Clinical Psychology
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Clinical and Research Services Building, Room 1008
713-743-8675
pnorton@uh.edu

Research Interests

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Diagnostic Models
  • Treatment Outcome Research

Teaching

  • PSYC 6397: Seminar in Anxiety and Fear (Graduate)
  • PSYC 4321: Abnormal Psychology (Undergraduate)
  • PSYC 6318: Psychopathology II (Graduate)
  • PSYC 6316: Interventions I (Graduate)
  • PSYC 6397: Diagnostic Interviewing (Graduate)

Selected Publications

Antony, M. M. & Norton, P. J. (2009). The anti-anxiety workbook: Proven strategies to overcome worry, phobias, panic, and obsessions. New York: Guilford.

Nangle, D. W., Hansen, D. J., Erdley, C. A., & Norton, P. J. (Eds.). (2009). Practitioner’s guide to empirically based measures of social skills. Springer.

Norton, P. J. (2008). An open trial of a transdiagnostic cognitive-behavioral group therapy for anxiety disorder. Behavior Therapy, 39, 242-250.

Norton, P. J. & Philipp, L. M. (2008). Transdiagnostic approaches to the treatment of anxiety disorders: A meta-analytic review. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, and Training, 45, 214-226.

Norton, P. J. & Price, E. P. (2007). A meta-analytic review of cognitive-behavioral treatment outcome across the anxiety disorders. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 195, 521-531.

Norton, P. J. & Hope, D. A. (2005). Preliminary evaluation of a broad-spectrum cognitive-behavioral group therapy for anxiety. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 36, 79-97.

Norton, P. J. & Hope, D. A. (2005). Preliminary evaluation of a broad-spectrum cognitive-behavioral group therapy for anxiety. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 36, 79-97.

Norton, P. J., DeCoteau, T. J., Hope, D. A., & Anderson, J. A. (2004). The factor structure of the Anxiety Sensitivity Index among Northern Plains Native Americans. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 42, 241-247.

Norton, P. J. & Whittal, M. L. (2004). Symptom heterogeneity and clinical outcome in group treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Depression and Anxiety, 20, 195-197.

Norton, P. J., Sexton, K. A., Walker, J. R., & Norton, G. R. (2003). Hierarchical model of vulnerabilities for anxiety: Replication and extension with a clinical sample. Submitted to: Cognitive Therapy and Research.

Sexton, K. A., Norton, P. J., Walker, J. R., & Norton, G. R. (2003). A hierarchical model of generalized and specific vulnerabilities in anxiety. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 32, 82-94.

Norton, P. J. & Hope, D. A. (2001). Analogue observational methods in the assessment of social functioning in adults. Psychological Assessment, 13, 59-72.

Norton, P. J. & Hope, D. A. (2001). Kernels of truth and distorted perceptions: Self and other ratings of social anxiety and performance. Behavior Therapy, 32, 765-786.

Norton, P. J., Asmundson, G. J. G., Cox, B. J., & Norton G. R. (2000). Future directions in anxiety disorders: Profiles and perspectives of leading contributors. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 14, 69-95.

Norton, P. J., Burns, J. A., Hope, D. A., & Bauer, B. K. (2000). Generalization of social anxiety to sporting and athletic situations: Gender, sports involvement, and parental pressure. Depression and Anxiety, 12, 193-202.