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Decker, S.E., Rosenheck, R.A., Tsai, J., Hoff, R., & Harpaz-Rotem, I. (2013). Military sexual assault and homeless women Veterans: Clinical correlates and treatment preferences. Women's Health Issues, 23(6), e373-e380.

Edens, E.L., Tsai, J., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Does stimulant use impair housing outcomes in low‐demand supportive housing for chronically homeless adults? The American Journal on Addictions, 23(3), 243-248.

Hermes, E. D., & Rosenheck, R. (2016). Psychopharmacologic services for homeless Veterans: Comparing psychotropic prescription fills among homeless and non-homeless Veterans with serious mental illness. Community Mental Health Journal, 52(2), 142-147.

Marcus, S.M., Weaver, J., Lim, S., Duan, N., Gibbons, R.D., & Rosenheck, R. (2012). Assessing the causal effect of Section 8 housing vouchers as the active ingredient for decreasing homelessness in Veterans with mental illness. Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology, 12(4), 273-287.

O’Connell, M., Kasprow, W., & Rosenheck, R. (2012). Differential impact of supported housing on selected subgroups of homeless Veterans with substance abuse histories. Psychiatric Services, 63(12), 1195-1205.

O’Connell, M.J., Kasprow, W.J., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). The impact of current alcohol and drug use on outcomes among homeless Veterans entering supported housing. Psychological Services, 10(2), 241-249.

Tejani, N., Rosenheck, R.A., Tsai, J., Kasprow, W., & McGuire, J.F. (2014). Incarceration histories of homeless Veterans and progression through a national supported housing program. Community Mental Health Journal, 50(5), 514-519.

Tsai, J., Doran, K.M., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). When health insurance is not a factor: National comparison of homeless and nonhomeless US Veterans who use Veterans Affairs Emergency Departments. American Journal of Public Health, 103(Suppl 2), S225-S231.

Tsai, J., Hoff, R., & Harpaz-Rotem, I. (in press). One-year incidence and predictors of homelessness among 300,000 U.S. Veterans referred to specialty mental health care. Psychological Services

Tsai, J., Kasprow, W.J., Culhane, D., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2015). Homeless Veterans eligible for Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Psychiatric Services, 66(12), 1353-1356.

Tsai, J., Kasprow, W.J., Kane, V., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2014). National comparison of literally homeless male and female VA service users: Entry characteristics, clinical needs, and service patterns. Women’s Health Issues, 24(1), e29-e35.

Tsai, J., Kasprow, W.J., Kane, V., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2014). Street outreach and other forms of engagement with literally homeless Veterans. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 25(2), 694-704.

Tsai, J., Kasprow, W.J., Quarles, J.L., & Hoff, R. A. (2016). A 20-site comparison of Transition-in-Place versus traditional transitional housing programs. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, July 22 [Epub ahead of print].

Tsai, J., Kasprow, W.J., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Latent homeless risk profiles of a national sample of homeless Veterans and their relation to program referral and admission patterns. American Journal of Public Health, 103(Suppl 2), S239-S247.

Tsai, J., Kasprow, W.J., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2014). Alcohol and drug use disorders among homeless Veterans: Prevalence and association with supported housing outcomes. Addictive Behaviors, 39(2), 455-460.

Tsai, J., Klee, A., Remmele, J., & Harkness, L. (2013). Life after supported housing: A case series of formerly homeless Veterans in supported housing 20 years later. Journal of Community Psychology, 41(8), 1039-1046.

Tsai, J., Lapidos, A., Rosenheck, R.A., & Harpaz-Rotem, I. (2013). Longitudinal association of therapeutic alliance and clinical outcomes in supported housing for chronically homeless adults. Community Mental Health Journal, 49, 438-443.

Tsai, J., Link, B., Rosenheck, R.A., & Pietrzak, R.H. (2016). Homelessness among a nationally representative sample of U.S. Veterans: Prevalence, service utilization, and correlates. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 51(6), 907-916.

Tsai, J., Mares, A.S., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2012). Does housing chronically homeless adults lead to social reintegration? Psychiatric Services, 63(5), 427-434.

Tsai, J., Mares, A.S., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2012). Housing satisfaction among chronically homeless adults: Identification of its major domains, changes over time, and relation to subjective well-being and functional outcomes. Community Mental Health Journal, 48(3), 255-263.

Tsai, J., Mares, A.S., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2012). Do homeless Veterans have the same needs and outcomes as non-Veterans? Military Medicine, 177(1), 27-31.

Tsai, J., Pietrzak, R.H., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Homeless Veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan: Gender differences, combat exposure, and comparisons with previous cohorts of homeless Veterans. Administration and Policy in Mental Health, 40, 400-405.

Tsai, J., Ramaswamy, S., Bhatia, S.C., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2015). A comparison of homeless male Veterans in metropolitan and micropolitan areas in Nebraska: A methodological caveat. American Journal of Community Psychology, 56(3-4), 357-367.

Tsai, J., Reddy, N., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2014). Client satisfaction with a group-based model of case management for supported housing services. Evaluation and Program Planning, 43, 118-123.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2012). Conceptualizing social integration among chronically homeless individuals with severe mental illness. Journal of Community Psychology, 40(4), 456-467.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2012). Considering alternatives to the Housing First model: A response to “The Ambiguities, Limits and Risks of Housing First from a European perspective.” European Journal of Homelessness, 6(2), 201-208.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2012). Outcomes of a group intensive peer-support model of case management for supported housing. Psychiatric Services, 63(12), 1186-1194.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2012). Racial differences among supported housing clients in outcomes and therapeutic relationships. Psychiatric Quarterly, 83(1), 103-112.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Childhood antecedents of incarceration and criminal justice involvement among homeless Veterans. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 83(4), 545-549.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Conduct disorder behaviors, childhood family instability, and childhood abuse as predictors of severity of adult homelessness among American Veterans. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48(3), 477-486.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Examination of Veterans Affairs disability compensation as a disincentive for employment in a population-based sample of Veterans under age 65. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 23(4), 504-512.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R. A. (2013). Homeless Veterans in supported housing: Exploring the impact of criminal history. Psychological Services, 10(4), 452-458.

Tsai. J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Obesity among chronically homeless adults: Is it a problem? Public Health Reports, 128(1), 29-36.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Risk factors for ED use among homeless Veterans. American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 31(5), 855-858.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2013). Use of group treatment among case managers in the Veterans Affairs supported housing program. Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development, 50(4), 471-476.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2014). Homeless and non-homeless VA service users likely eligible for Medicaid expansion. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 51(5), 675-684.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2015). Risk factors for homelessness among U.S. Veterans. Epidemiologic Reviews, 37, 177-195.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R.A. (2015). VA disability compensation and money spent on substance use among homeless Veterans: A controversial association. Psychiatric Services, 66(6), 641-644.

Tsai, J. & Rosenheck, R. (2016). Psychosis, lack of job skills, and criminal history: Associations with employment in two samples of homeless men. Psychiatric Services, 67(6), 671-675.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., Culhane, D., & Artiga, S. (2013). Medicaid expansion: Chronically homeless adults will need targeted enrollment and access to a broad range of services. Health Affairs, 32(9), 1552-1559.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., Decker, S.E., Desai, R.A., & Harpaz-Rotem, I. (2012). Trauma experience among homeless female Veterans: Correlates and impact on housing, clinical, and psychosocial outcomes. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 25(6), 624-632.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., & Kane, V. (2014). Homeless female U.S. Veterans in a national supported housing program: Comparison of individual characteristics and outcomes with male Veterans. Psychological Services, 11(3), 309-316.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., Kasprow, W.J., & McGuire, J.F. (2012). Do faith-based residential care services affect the religious faith and clinical outcomes of homeless Veterans? Community Mental Health Journal, 48, 682-691.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., Kasprow, W.J., & McGuire, J.F. (2012). Sobriety as an admission criterion for transitional housing: A multi-site comparison of programs with a sobriety requirement to programs with no sobriety requirement. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 125(3), 223-229.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., Kasprow, W.J., & Kane, V. (2015). Characteristics and use of services among literally homeless and unstably housed U.S. Veterans with custody of minor children. Psychiatric Services, 66(10), 1083-1090.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., Kasprow, W.J., & McGuire, J.F. (2014). Homelessness in a national sample of incarcerated Veterans in state and federal prisons. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 41(3), 360-367.

Tsai, J., Rosenheck, R.A., & McGuire, J.F. (2012). Comparison of outcomes of homeless female and male Veterans in transitional housing. Community Mental Health Journal, 48, 705-710.

Tsai, J., Stefanovics, E., & Rosenheck, R.A. (2014). Predictors of group attendance in a group-based model of case management for supported housing. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 37(4), 324-328.

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