Kaitlyn Bruns

Kaitlyn Michelle Bruns

Sr Clinical Research Professional - COM

One Stetson Square


COM Psychiatry Business Research Affairs - 0559

UC Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience; Division of Bipolar Disorders Research
260 Stetson Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45209


Bachelor of Arts, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, 2014 (Psychology)

Clinical Focus



Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor


Peer Reviewed Publications

Patino, L.R., Bruns, K.M., Witt, N.M., McCune, N.R., DelBello, M.P. (2015. ) Management of Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents .Focus: The Journal of Lifelong Learning in Psychiatry, , 13 ,25-35

Patino, L.R., Bruns, K.M., Williams, M., Witt, N., McCune, N.R., DelBello, M.P. (05-2015. ) Pharmacological treatments for bipolar disorder in children and adolescents .Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy, ,

Bruns, K.M., O'Bryan, E.M., & McLeish, A.C (06-2015. ) An examination of the association between emotion reactivity and distress tolerance among college students. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, ,

Kraemer, K.M., McLeish, A.C., & Bruns, K.M (07-2015. ) The effects of mindfulness on psychological and physical symptoms among individuals with cancer: A systematic review .

DelBello, M.P., Bruns, K.M., Bloom, T. (2015. ) Family environment of bipolar disorder first manic episode and families without any serious mental illness, reported by child and parent .

DelBello, M.P., Welge, J., Bruns, K.M., Nadagopal, J., Strawn, J.R., Adler, C.M., Strakowski, S.M. (2015. ) A double-blind placebo-controlled pilot study of topiramate in manic adolescents treated with olanzapine .

McLeish, A.C., Farris, S., Johnson, A., Bruns, K.M., McLaughlin, L. (2014. ) Craving during a smoking cessation attempt of smokers with and without asthma .

Wasson, R., Cotton, S., Kraemer, K., Bruns, K., DelBello, M. (2015. ) Quality of life and family environment in children and adolescents at risk for bipolar disorder pre-post a mindfulness-based cognitive therapy intervention .

Bruns, Kaitlyn M; O?Bryan, Emily M; McLeish, Alison C (2019. ) An Examination of the Association Between Emotion Reactivity and Distress Tolerance Among College Students.The Journal of nervous and mental disease, , 207 (6 ) ,429-432


Poster Presentations

Bruns, K.M., Luberto, C.M., & McLeish, A.C. (11-2014. ) Differences in the intolerance of uncertainty among young adults with and without elevated levels of depression .Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA. . Level:National

Rogers, N., Bruns, K., & Green, E. (10-2014. ) A Parallel universe: Can active learning activities be as effective in traditional and online venues? .American Evaluation Association, Denver, CO. . Level:National

Bruns, K.M., Luberto, C.M., & McLeish, A.C. (04-2014. ) The role of intolerance of uncertainty in symptoms of depression .Anxiety and Depression Association of America, Chicago, IL. . Level:National

Contact Information

Research - UC Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience; Division of Bipolar Disorders Research
260 Stetson Street
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45209
Phone: 513-558-5303
Fax: 513-558-3399