Anica Pless Kaiser, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

150 S Huntington Avenue

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • Central Michigan University, PhD
  • Central Michigan University, MA
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst, BA


  • Published on 3/2/2024

    Pless Kaiser A, Daks JS, Korsun L, Heintz H, Moye J, Sloan DM, Cook JM, Vogt D, Spiro A. Enhancing social functioning in older veterans with PTSD: Rationale and design of an intervention and initial RCT. Contemp Clin Trials. 2024 Apr; 139:107485. PMID: 38432471.

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  • Published on 10/27/2023

    Marini CM, Yorgason JB, Pless Kaiser A, Erickson LD. Marital Quality and Loneliness Among Aging Vietnam-Era Combat Veterans: The Moderating Role of PTSD Symptom Severity. Clin Gerontol. 2023 Oct 27; 1-15. PMID: 37888842.

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  • Published on 9/28/2023

    Pless Kaiser A, Chennapragada L, Andrusier S, Silver C, Padgett C, Beaudreau SA, Fairchild JK, Goodman M. Firearm Safety and Suicide Prevention for Medically Complex Older Veterans: Perspectives of VA Home-Based Primary Care Directors and Psychologists. Clin Gerontol. 2023 Sep 28; 1-12. PMID: 37767999.

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  • Published on 8/1/2023

    O'Malley KA, Etchin AG, Auguste EJ, Kaiser AP, Korsun L, Weiskittle RE, Bashian HM, Sager ZS, Moye J. Advancing Trauma-Informed Care Education for Hospice and Palliative Staff: Development and Evaluation of Educational Videos. J Hosp Palliat Nurs. 2023 Aug 01; 25(4):224-233. PMID: 34608883.

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  • Published on 4/19/2023

    Pless Kaiser A, Moye J, Baird L, Sager Z, Wachterman M. Factors Associated With Distress Related to Posttraumatic Stress Disorder at the End of Life Among U.S. Veterans. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2023 Aug; 66(2):102-115. PMID: 37084828.

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  • Published on 6/22/2022

    Sager Z, Nathan S, Doherty K, Pless Kaiser A, King KD, Topor DR, Morrison NR, Moye J. Traumatic disclosures in the life stories of older Vietnam era veterans. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2022 Oct; 70(10):2967-2972. PMID: 35730430.

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  • Published on 1/17/2022

    Stellman JM, Stellman SD, Spiro A, Pless Kaiser A, Smith BN. Impact of Military Service in Vietnam on Coping and Health Behaviors of Aging Veterans During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Front Public Health. 2021; 9:809357. PMID: 35111722.

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  • Published on 6/11/2020

    Marini CM, Pless Kaiser A, Smith BN, Fiori KL. Aging veterans' mental health and well-being in the context of COVID-19: The importance of social ties during physical distancing. Psychol Trauma. 2020 Aug; 12(S1):S217-S219. PMID: 32525383.

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  • Published on 6/2/2020

    LaMotte AD, Pless Kaiser A, Lee LO, Supelana C, Taft CT, Vasterling JJ. Factors Influencing Family Environment Reporting Concordance Among U.S. War Zone Veterans and Their Partners. Assessment. 2021 07; 28(5):1459-1470. PMID: 32486907.

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  • Published on 12/27/2019

    O'Malley KA, Vinson L, Pless Kaiser A, Sager Z, Hinrichs K. Mental Health and Aging Veterans: How the Veterans Health Administration Meets the Needs of Aging Veterans. Public Policy Aging Rep. 2020; 30(1):19-23. PMID: 36570679.

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