R M Rapee

Summary

Affiliation: Macquarie University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi Do controlling maternal behaviours increase state anxiety in children's responses to a social threat? A pilot study
    Alice de Wilde
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:526-37. 2008
  2. doi The preventative effects of a brief, early intervention for preschool-aged children at risk for internalising: follow-up into middle adolescence
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:780-8. 2013
  3. doi Integrating cognitive bias modification into a standard cognitive behavioural treatment package for social phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 51:207-15. 2013
  4. doi Effect of comorbidity on treatment of anxious children and adolescents: results from a large, combined sample
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:47-56. 2013
  5. doi Family factors in the development and management of anxiety disorders
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 15:69-80. 2012
  6. doi Altering the trajectory of anxiety in at-risk young children
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 167:1518-25. 2010
  7. ncbi Mental representation of observable attributes in people with social phobia
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 37:113-26. 2006
  8. ncbi Recall of family factors in social phobia and panic disorder: comparison of mother and offspring reports
    R M Rapee
    School of Behavioural Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 5:7-11. 1997
  9. doi Testing the efficacy of theoretically derived improvements in the treatment of social phobia
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:317-27. 2009
  10. doi Early adolescents' perceptions of their mother's anxious parenting as a predictor of anxiety symptoms 12 months later
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, 2109, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:1103-12. 2009

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Publications80

  1. doi Do controlling maternal behaviours increase state anxiety in children's responses to a social threat? A pilot study
    Alice de Wilde
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:526-37. 2008
    ..This pilot study describes a novel paradigm that has the potential to address issues related to the causal role of specific parenting behaviours in the experience of negative emotions...
  2. doi The preventative effects of a brief, early intervention for preschool-aged children at risk for internalising: follow-up into middle adolescence
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:780-8. 2013
    ..The current study evaluated the very long term effects (11 years) of a brief internalising prevention program presented to parents of preschool aged children...
  3. doi Integrating cognitive bias modification into a standard cognitive behavioural treatment package for social phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 51:207-15. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to integrate recent developments in the retraining of attentional biases towards threat into a standard cognitive behavioural treatment package for social phobia...
  4. doi Effect of comorbidity on treatment of anxious children and adolescents: results from a large, combined sample
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:47-56. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the influence of comorbid disorders on the degree of change and the endpoint of cognitive-behavioral treatment in anxious young people...
  5. doi Family factors in the development and management of anxiety disorders
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 15:69-80. 2012
    ....
  6. doi Altering the trajectory of anxiety in at-risk young children
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 167:1518-25. 2010
    ..Early interventions targeting known risk for anxiety have rarely been evaluated. The authors evaluated the medium-term (3-year) effects of a parent-focused intervention for anxiety in inhibited preschool-age children...
  7. ncbi Mental representation of observable attributes in people with social phobia
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 37:113-26. 2006
    ..People with social phobia also reported significantly lower perceived ability in other areas of performance and appearance. These data held even after statistically controlling for levels of depression...
  8. ncbi Recall of family factors in social phobia and panic disorder: comparison of mother and offspring reports
    R M Rapee
    School of Behavioural Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 5:7-11. 1997
    ..In terms of early life factors, both anxiety disorders were associated with fewer friends and more introverted behaviors, while family size and two major life events did not differentiate groups...
  9. doi Testing the efficacy of theoretically derived improvements in the treatment of social phobia
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:317-27. 2009
    ..Changes on these process variables mediated differences between the treatments on changes in diagnostic severity...
  10. doi Early adolescents' perceptions of their mother's anxious parenting as a predictor of anxiety symptoms 12 months later
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, 2109, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:1103-12. 2009
    ..The data are partly consistent with reciprocal influence models of parent/child relationships but point to the importance of informant perspectives in determining relationships between these complex variables...
  11. ncbi The etiology of social phobia: empirical evidence and an initial model
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, 2109, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:737-67. 2004
    ..The paper concludes with an initial model that draws together some of the current findings and aims to provide a platform for future research directions...
  12. ncbi Prevention and early intervention of anxiety disorders in inhibited preschool children
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:488-97. 2005
    ..The results demonstrate the value of (even brief) very early intervention for anxiety disorders, although these effects do not appear to be mediated through alterations of temperament...
  13. ncbi Adolescents' reactions to universal and indicated prevention programs for depression: perceived stigma and consumer satisfaction
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Prev Sci 7:167-77. 2006
    ..The results point to the need for further empirical evaluation of both perceived stigma and program satisfaction in providing balanced considerations of the value of indicated and universal programs...
  14. doi Perceived impact of socially anxious behaviors on individuals' lives in Western and East Asian countries
    Ronald M Rapee
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Behav Ther 42:485-92. 2011
    ..The results point to the more negative impact of withdrawn and socially reticent behaviors for people from Western countries relative to those from East Asia...
  15. ncbi The influence of comorbidity on treatment outcome for children and adolescents with anxiety disorders
    R M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 41:105-12. 2003
    ..Overall, the results indicate that treatment for child and adolescent anxiety disorders produces broadly comparable results regardless of the existence of comorbid disorders...
  16. ncbi Bibliotherapy for children with anxiety disorders using written materials for parents: A randomized controlled trial
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:436-44. 2006
    ..These results have implications for the dissemination and efficient delivery of empirically validated treatment for childhood anxiety...
  17. doi Anxiety disorders during childhood and adolescence: origins and treatment
    Ronald M Rapee
    Center for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109 Australia
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 5:311-41. 2009
    ..The review concludes with brief coverage of some more recent developments in treatment including alternative models of delivery and prevention strategies...
  18. ncbi Modelling relationships between cognitive variables during and following public speaking in participants with social phobia
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 45:2977-89. 2007
    ..A second model supported the theory that negative rumination mediated between characteristic social anxiety and negative bias in the recollection of performance...
  19. ncbi Treatment of social phobia through pure self-help and therapist-augmented self-help
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 191:246-52. 2007
    ..Self-help for social phobia has not received controlled empirical evaluation...
  20. ncbi Perceived threat and perceived control as predictors of the degree of fear in physical and social situations
    R M Rapee
    School of Behavioural Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 11:455-61. 1997
    ..Multiple regressions indicated that only general probability of threat predicted fear in physical situations while the general consequences of threat and the degree of personal control predicted fear in response to social situations...
  21. ncbi Symptoms of offensive type Taijin-Kyofusho among Australian social phobics
    JinKwan Kim
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 25:601-8. 2008
    ..The mixed findings relevant to the existence of TK offensive type among an Australian sample with social phobia are discussed in relation to cultural influences on life interference, referral behaviors, and diagnostic customs...
  22. ncbi The interpretation of negative social events in social phobia: changes during treatment and relationship to outcome
    Judith K Wilson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 43:373-89. 2005
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to cognitive models of the maintenance of social anxiety, and implications for treatment are considered...
  23. doi The Cool Teens CD-ROM for anxiety disorders in adolescents : a pilot case series
    M J Cunningham
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 18:125-9. 2009
    ..Participants were generally satisfied with the multimedia content, the modules, and the delivery format of the program...
  24. doi Prediction of anxiety symptoms in preschool-aged children: examination of maternal and paternal perspectives
    Susan L Edwards
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:313-21. 2010
    ..Little is known about risk factors for anxiety in young children. The current study investigated the value of a set of theoretically derived risk factors to predict symptoms of anxiety in a sample of preschool-aged children...
  25. doi A self-report measure of subtle avoidance and safety behaviors relevant to social anxiety: development and psychometric properties
    Samantha Cuming
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 23:879-83. 2009
    ..Given its excellent psychometric properties, the SAFE may be useful to further investigate the role of safety strategies in social anxiety and to assess treatment outcomes...
  26. doi The assessment of anxiety symptoms in preschool-aged children: the revised Preschool Anxiety Scale
    Susan L Edwards
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:400-9. 2010
    ..60-.75) and maternal/paternal agreement (rs = .60-.75). Scores on the scale also showed expected correlations with a measure of emotional distress, diagnosed anxiety disorders, and behavioral indicators of anxiety...
  27. ncbi Attachment, behavioral inhibition, and anxiety in preschool children
    Galia Shamir-Essakow
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 33:131-43. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the highest levels of anxiety were shown by children who were behaviorally inhibited and insecurely attached and whose mothers were also anxious...
  28. ncbi The effect of situational structure on the social performance of socially anxious and non-anxious participants
    Simon Thompson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 33:91-102. 2002
    ..It appears that socially anxious females do perform more poorly in social interactions than do low-anxious females, but a large component of this poor performance may be a result of avoidance rather than a lack of ability...
  29. ncbi Parent-child interactions and anxiety disorders: an observational study
    J L Hudson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 39:1411-27. 2001
    ..The results support the relationship between an overinvolved parenting style and anxiety but question the specificity of this relationship...
  30. ncbi The origins of social phobia
    J L Hudson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Behav Modif 24:102-29. 2000
    ..Combining these areas of research, this review addresses four main factors that may be important to the origins of social phobia: (a) genetic factors; (b) family factors; (c) other environmental factors; and (d) developmental factors...
  31. doi Are reported differences in life events for anxious children and controls due to comorbid disorders?
    Jennifer L Allen
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 23:511-8. 2009
    ..Results indicated that anxious-control differences remain irrespective of comorbidity with non-anxiety disorders. However, the highest rates of negative life events were present in children with a comorbid disorder...
  32. ncbi Mother knows best: effects of maternal modelling on the acquisition of fear and avoidance behaviour in toddlers
    Friederike C Gerull
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 40:279-87. 2002
    ..The strong observational learning results are consistent with views that modelling constitutes a mechanism by which fear may be acquired early in life...
  33. ncbi The interpretation of negative social events in social phobia with versus without comorbid mood disorder
    Judith K Wilson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 19:245-74. 2005
    ....
  34. doi Social anxiety and self-protective communication style in close relationships
    Samantha Cuming
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 48:87-96. 2010
    ..Addressing disclosure in the context of close relationships may assist socially anxious women to develop more fulfilling and harmonious close relationships...
  35. doi A selective intervention program for inhibited preschool-aged children of parents with an anxiety disorder: effects on current anxiety disorders and temperament
    Susan J Kennedy
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney 2019, NSW, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:602-9. 2009
    ..The current study evaluated the efficacy of early intervention for preschool-aged children selected on the basis of risk who also met diagnostic criteria for anxiety disorders...
  36. doi The role of cognitive flexibility in cognitive restructuring skill acquisition among older adults
    C Johnco
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney 2109, Australia Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 27:576-84. 2013
    ..Further research is needed to clarify whether older adults with poor cognitive flexibility can improve their cognitive restructuring skills with repetition over treatment or whether alternative skills should be considered. ..
  37. doi Cognitive-behavioral treatment versus an active control for children and adolescents with anxiety disorders: a randomized trial
    Jennifer L Hudson
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:533-44. 2009
    ..The current trial examined whether a specific cognitive-behavioral treatment package was more efficacious in treating childhood anxiety disorders than a nonspecific support package...
  38. doi The time-course of attention to emotional faces in social phobia
    Amanda L Gamble
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 41:39-44. 2010
    ..There were no group differences in attention to faces throughout the remainder of the exposure. Results suggest that social phobia is characterised by early vigilance for social cues with no bias in subsequent processing...
  39. ncbi Retrospective report of social withdrawal during adolescence and current maladjustment in young adulthood: cross-cultural comparisons between Australian and South Korean students
    JinKwan Kim
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    J Adolesc 31:543-63. 2008
    ..These cross-cultural differences are discussed in terms of socio-cultural values and environments unique to the two countries...
  40. doi A randomized controlled trial of D-cycloserine enhancement of exposure therapy for social anxiety disorder
    Adam J Guastella
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 63:544-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether 50 mg of DCS enhances ET for social anxiety disorder (SAD) according to a comprehensive set of symptom and life impairment measures...
  41. doi The time-course of attentional bias in anxious children and adolescents
    Amanda L Gamble
    Psychology Department, Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 23:841-7. 2009
    ..Results suggest that childhood anxiety is characterized by a bias in initial orienting, with no bias in sustained attention, although only for briefly presented faces...
  42. doi Neuroticism, life events and negative thoughts in the development of depression in adolescent girls
    Amy J Kercher
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, 2109, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:903-15. 2009
    ..Unexpectedly, initial depression was also associated with later independent life events. This study establishes potential mechanisms through which personality contributes to the development of depression in adolescent girls...
  43. doi A model of therapist competencies for the empirically supported cognitive behavioral treatment of child and adolescent anxiety and depressive disorders
    Elizabeth S Sburlati
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, NSW, Australia
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 14:89-109. 2011
    ..This model thus brings us one step closer to bridging the gap between science and practice when treating child and adolescent anxiety and depression...
  44. doi Fear and perceived uncontrollability of emotion: Evaluating the unique contribution of emotion appraisal variables to prediction of worry and generalised anxiety disorder
    Lexine A Stapinski
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 48:1097-104. 2010
    ..Supporting current models, results showed that perceived control over emotional reactions was a unique predictor of GAD diagnostic status and both clinical and non-clinical worry...
  45. doi A test of a cognitive diathesis-stress generation pathway in early adolescent depression
    Amy Kercher
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, 2109, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:845-55. 2009
    ..Cognitive vulnerability was also linked with an increased likelihood of dependent stressors...
  46. doi Evaluating the cognitive avoidance model of generalised anxiety disorder: impact of worry on threat appraisal, perceived control and anxious arousal
    Lexine A Stapinski
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 48:1032-40. 2010
    ..These findings highlight the need for clarification of the mechanisms involved in the maintenance of threat associations and worry in GAD...
  47. ncbi Panic attacks as risk markers for mental disorders*
    Andrew J Baillie
    Psychology Dept, Macquarie University, Sydney NSW 2109, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:240-4. 2005
    ..This paper extends previous epidemiological findings linking panic attacks with future episodes of depression and examines whether this relationship is independent of the effects of gender and neuroticism...
  48. ncbi The structure of negative self-statements in children and adolescents: a confirmatory factor-analytic approach
    Carolyn A Schniering
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 32:95-109. 2004
    ..The pattern of results was consistent across age and gender. Results were consistent with assumptions of cognitive specificity models of psychopathology, on the latent structure of automatic thoughts in children and adolescents...
  49. ncbi Do empirically supported treatments generalize to private practice? A benchmark study of a cognitive-behavioural group treatment programme for social phobia
    Jonathan E Gaston
    Sydney Anxiety Disorders Practice, and Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Br J Clin Psychol 45:33-48. 2006
    ..The current study sought to examine this issue in relation to social phobia...
  50. ncbi Evaluation and treatment of anxiety disorders in the general pediatric population: a clinician's guide
    Heidi J Lyneham
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 14:845-61, x. 2005
    ....
  51. ncbi Psychometric properties of the School Anxiety Scale-Teacher Report (SAS-TR)
    Heidi J Lyneham
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 22:292-300. 2008
    ..The SAS-TR complements existing measures and can be used within a multi-informant approach to the assessment of child anxiety...
  52. ncbi Inhibition of fear acquisition in toddlers following positive modelling by their mothers
    Kerry Ann Egliston
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 45:1871-82. 2007
    ..Further, positive maternal reactions to a stimulus can over-ride any fear-evoking effect of negative reactions to that stimulus by a stranger...
  53. ncbi Post-event rumination and negative self-appraisal in social phobia before and after treatment
    Maree J Abbott
    Department of Psychology, Marquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:136-44. 2004
    ..Treatment improved perceptions of performance and reduced negative rumination. These results are discussed in the light of cognitive models of social phobia...
  54. ncbi Predicting who benefits from psychoeducation and self help for panic attacks
    Andrew J Baillie
    Psychology Department, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 42:513-27. 2004
    ..Conclusions: The prognostic scale may be used to guide the choice of psychoeducation, self-help or face-to-face therapy as the first step in stepped care...
  55. ncbi Interrater reliability of the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-IV: child and parent version
    Heidi J Lyneham
    Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Sydney NSW, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:731-6. 2007
    ....
  56. ncbi The relationship between automatic thoughts and negative emotions in children and adolescents: a test of the cognitive content-specificity hypothesis
    Carolyn A Schniering
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:464-70. 2004
    ..Results showed clear evidence of cognitive-affective specificity across both internalizing and externalizing problems in youth...
  57. ncbi Evaluation of therapist-supported parent-implemented CBT for anxiety disorders in rural children
    Heidi J Lyneham
    Macquarie University Anxiety Research Unit, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 44:1287-300. 2006
    ..The results suggest that therapist supplemented bibliotherapy could provide an efficacious treatment option for families isolated from traditional treatment services...
  58. ncbi A test of the cognitive model of panic: primed lexical decision in panic disorder
    C A Schniering
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 11:557-71. 1997
    ..Semantic priming was found for both neutral and threatening word pairs, but was demonstrated equally by panic disorder subjects and nonclinical controls. The results did not provide support for cognitive models of panic disorder...
  59. ncbi Early intervention for childhood anxiety in a school setting: outcomes for an economically disadvantaged population
    Cynthia Mifsud
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:996-1004. 2005
    ..To evaluate a school-based early intervention program for the reduction of anxious symptoms in at-risk children from low socioeconomic status neighborhoods...
  60. ncbi Evaluation of universal, indicated, and combined cognitive-behavioral approaches to the prevention of depression among adolescents
    Jeanie K Sheffield
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, and Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:66-79. 2006
    ..There were also no significant intervention effects for the universal intervention in comparison with no intervention for the total sample of students in those conditions...
  61. ncbi Do friends share similar body image and eating problems? The role of social networks and peer influences in early adolescence
    Delyse M Hutchinson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 45:1557-77. 2007
    ..Findings highlight the significance of the peer environment in body image and eating problems during early adolescence...
  62. ncbi Self-concept certainty in social phobia
    Judith K Wilson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 44:113-36. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the potential role that reduced self-concept certainty may play in social phobia...
  63. ncbi The development and modification of temperamental risk for anxiety disorders: prevention of a lifetime of anxiety?
    Ronald M Rapee
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 52:947-57. 2002
    ..Although there remains considerable room for stronger effects, preliminary results show clear promise that it may be possible to modify early risk for anxiety disorders...
  64. ncbi Caregiving representations of mothers of behaviorally inhibited and uninhibited preschool children
    Galia Shamir-Essakow
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Dev Psychol 40:899-910. 2004
    ..Implications of the more problematic caregiving representations of mothers of insecure inhibited children for parent-child relationships are discussed...
  65. ncbi The influence of cognitive flexibility on treatment outcome and cognitive restructuring skill acquisition during cognitive behavioural treatment for anxiety and depression in older adults: Results of a pilot study
    C Johnco
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney 2109, Australia Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 57:55-64. 2014
    ..However, those with poorer cognitive flexibility can still benefit from standardised CBT, even if their use of cognitive restructuring is less effective. ..
  66. doi Social approach in pre-school children with Williams syndrome: the role of the face
    H F Dodd
    Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science, Macquarie University, Marsfield, NSW, Australia
    J Intellect Disabil Res 54:194-203. 2010
    ..The present study examines approach behaviour in pre-schoolers with WS and evaluates the role of the face in WS social approach behaviour...
  67. ncbi Agreement between telephone and in-person delivery of a structured interview for anxiety disorders in children
    Heidi J Lyneham
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:274-82. 2005
    ..The current study determined the viability of using the telephone to facilitate assessment of children using the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for children for DSM-IV (ADIS-C-IV)...
  68. doi Generalized worry disorder: a review of DSM-IV generalized anxiety disorder and options for DSM-V
    Gavin Andrews
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 27:134-47. 2010
    ..The majority of these revisions have been in response to its poor inter-rater reliability and concerns that it may lack diagnostic validity. This article provides options for the revision of the DSM-IV GAD criteria for DSM-V...
  69. ncbi The effect of attentional focus on social anxiety
    Judy B Zou
    Centre for Emotional Health, Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 45:2326-33. 2007
    ....
  70. ncbi Parent-child interactions in clinically anxious children and their siblings
    Jennifer L Hudson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, NSW, 2109 Australia
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 31:548-55. 2002
    ....
  71. ncbi Development and validation of a measure of children's automatic thoughts: the children's automatic thoughts scale
    C A Schniering
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 40:1091-109. 2002
    ..Results suggest that the CATS is a promising instrument in the assessment of a range of negative automatic thoughts across both internalizing and externalizing problems in young people...
  72. ncbi Regional differences in men attending a sexual health clinic in Sydney for premature ejaculation
    Amie Frewen
    Parramatta Sexual Health Clinic, Sydney, Australia
    J Sex Med 4:1733-8. 2007
    ..This interesting finding requires replication, especially in populations from other countries...
  73. ncbi Threat interpretation in anxious children and their mothers: comparison with nonclinical children and the effects of treatment
    Cathy Creswell
    School of Psychology, Winnicott Research Unit, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, PO Box 218, Reading RG6 6AL, UK
    Behav Res Ther 43:1375-81. 2005
    ..Furthermore, mothers' and children's threat interpretation correlated significantly. Following treatment for child anxiety, both children and their mothers reported a reduction in threat interpretation...
  74. pmc Cross-cultural study of conviction subtype Taijin Kyofu: proposal and reliability of Nagoya-Osaka diagnostic criteria for social anxiety disorder
    Yoshihiro Kinoshita
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:307-13. 2008
    ..5% with DSM-IV and 87.6% with the modified DSM-IV with Nagoya-Osaka criteria (p < 0.001). These findings indicate that the Nagoya-Osaka criteria for SAD can improve interrater reliability of SAD...
  75. ncbi Maternal modeling and the acquisition of fear and avoidance in toddlers: influence of stimulus preparedness and child temperament
    Kathrin Dubi
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:499-512. 2008
    ..It is suggested that early maternal modeling may be relevant to a broad spectrum of fearful reactions...
  76. ncbi A parent-report measure of children's anxiety: psychometric properties and comparison with child-report in a clinic and normal sample
    Maaike H Nauta
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 42:813-39. 2004
    ..The SCAS-P is recommended as a screening instrument for normal children and as a diagnostic instrument in clinical settings...
  77. ncbi More information from fewer questions: the factor structure and item properties of the original and brief fear of negative evaluation scale
    Thomas L Rodebaugh
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychol Assess 16:169-81. 2004
    ..On the basis of all analyses, usage of the straightforwardly-worded BFNE factor is recommended for the assessment of fear of negative evaluation...
  78. ncbi Child-rearing practices and psychological disorders in children: cross-cultural comparison of Korea and Australia
    Kyung Ja Oh
    Department of Psychiatry, Yonsei University College of Medicine, C P O Box 8044, Seoul 120 752, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 43:411-9. 2002
    ..Furthermore, anxiety diagnosis was associated with low maternal involvement in the Korean subjects, while in the Australian subjects, high maternal involvement was associated with clinical status in the child...
  79. ncbi Cultural differences in perceived social norms and social anxiety
    Nina Heinrichs
    Institute of Psychology, Technical University of Braunschweig, Spielmannstr 12a, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 44:1187-97. 2006
    ..These results provide initial evidence that social anxiety may be related to different cultural norms across countries...
  80. ncbi Adolescent mental health literacy: young people's knowledge of depression and help seeking
    John R Burns
    Shore School, Australia
    J Adolesc 29:225-39. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in light of findings from adult mental health literacy and clinical implications...