David J Castle

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Affiliation: Mental Health Research Institute
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An update on body dysmorphic disorder
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria and The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:74-8. 2006
  2. pmc Obsessive-compulsive spectrum of disorders: a defensible construct?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:114-20. 2006
  3. pmc Does cosmetic surgery improve psychosocial wellbeing?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 176:601-4. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive care for people with schizophrenia living in the community
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 178:S45-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of clinical guidelines for the pharmacological management of behavioural disturbance and aggression in people with psychosis
    David Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 13:247-52. 2005
  6. pmc Correlates of dysmorphic concern in people seeking cosmetic enhancement
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and Universiity of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:439-44. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Treating comorbid substance use disorders in schizophrenia
    Dan I Lubman
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:191-201. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Determining the efficacy and tolerance of quetiapine extended release for the management of psychosis and accompanying acute behavioral disturbance in adult acute psychiatry
    Stuart J Lee
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Health and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:271-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Current visual scanpath research: a review of investigations into the psychotic, anxiety, and mood disorders
    Wei Lin Toh
    Department of Behavioural Science and Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Compr Psychiatry 52:567-79. 2011
  10. pmc A review of psychosocial outcomes for patients seeking cosmetic surgery
    Roberta J Honigman
    School of Social Work and the Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1229-37. 2004

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint An update on body dysmorphic disorder
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria and The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:74-8. 2006
    ..The present review provides an update on current research into body dysmorphic disorder...
  2. pmc Obsessive-compulsive spectrum of disorders: a defensible construct?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:114-20. 2006
    ..To explore critically whether there is a robust basis for the concept of an obsessive-compulsive (OC) spectrum of disorders, and if so, which disorders should be included...
  3. pmc Does cosmetic surgery improve psychosocial wellbeing?
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 176:601-4. 2002
    ..Some people are never satisfied with cosmetic interventions, despite good procedural outcomes. Some of these have a psychiatric disorder called "body dysmorphic disorder"...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive care for people with schizophrenia living in the community
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, Parkville, Vic
    Med J Aust 178:S45-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of clinical guidelines for the pharmacological management of behavioural disturbance and aggression in people with psychosis
    David Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 13:247-52. 2005
    ..To describe the process underpinning the development of clinical guidelines for the management of behavioural disturbance in psychosis...
  6. pmc Correlates of dysmorphic concern in people seeking cosmetic enhancement
    David J Castle
    Mental Health Research Institute and Universiity of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:439-44. 2004
    ..To determine the clinical correlates of dysmorphic concern in persons seeking cosmetic enhancement from cosmetic physicians...
  7. doi request reprint Treating comorbid substance use disorders in schizophrenia
    Dan I Lubman
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:191-201. 2010
    ..To review the literature on pharmacological and psychosocial treatment approaches for people with schizophrenia and comorbid substance use disorder(s) (SUD). Method: Selective literature review...
  8. ncbi request reprint Determining the efficacy and tolerance of quetiapine extended release for the management of psychosis and accompanying acute behavioral disturbance in adult acute psychiatry
    Stuart J Lee
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Health and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:271-8. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to explore the efficacy and tolerability of quetiapine extended release (XR) to treat psychosis and accompanying acute behavioral disturbance in hospitalized psychiatric patients...
  9. doi request reprint Current visual scanpath research: a review of investigations into the psychotic, anxiety, and mood disorders
    Wei Lin Toh
    Department of Behavioural Science and Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Compr Psychiatry 52:567-79. 2011
    ..Future studies should also look toward applying similar techniques to related disorders as well as conducting parallel neuroimaging investigations to elucidate potential neurobiological correlates...
  10. pmc A review of psychosocial outcomes for patients seeking cosmetic surgery
    Roberta J Honigman
    School of Social Work and the Mental Health Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1229-37. 2004
    ..The authors conclude that although most people appear satisfied with the outcome of cosmetic surgical procedures, some are not, and attempts should be made to screen for such individuals in cosmetic surgery settings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Substance use and psychosis
    Brendan Pawsey
    Collaborative Therapy Unit, Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:110-2. 2006
    ..The use of alcohol and illicit substances is high among people with mental illnesses. Clinicians experience a range of complex issues while treating such patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Body dysmorphic disorder--a fear of imagined ugliness
    Don E Jefferys
    Associate Department of Psychiatry, Austin Hospital, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 32:722-5. 2003
    ..Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a distressing and impairing illness characterised by an intense time consuming preoccupation with an imagined or slight defect in appearance of a body part or parts...
  13. pmc Aging and cosmetic enhancement
    Roberta Honigman
    Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Interv Aging 1:115-9. 2006
    ..We pay attention to psychosocial aspects of response to such cosmetic procedures, both in terms of outcome and with respect to risk factors for a poor outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint Why are community psychiatry services in Australia doing it so hard?
    Bruce S Singh
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:410-2. 2007
    ..Better cooperation between state and federal governments is needed to effect real change...
  15. doi request reprint The Dysmorphic Concern Questionnaire: A screening measure for body dysmorphic disorder
    Serafino G Mancuso
    Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:535-42. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the use of the Dysmorphic Concerns Questionnaire (DCQ) as a screening measure for body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and to derive DCQ cutoff scores to facilitate the screening procedure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness training: an adjunctive role in the management of chronic illness?
    Kaveh Monshat
    St Vincent s Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 196:569-71. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Anxiety and substance use: layers of complexity
    David J Castle
    St Vincent s Health and The University of Melbourne, L2 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy, Victoria, 3065, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:493-501. 2008
    ..Treatment options are presented, and the evidence base for various psychosocial and biological treatments are reviewed...
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of psychotherapy in bipolar disorder
    Sue D Lauder
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences Barwon Health, University of Melbourne, Geelong, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 193:S31-5. 2010
    ..Evidence to date supports the use of adjunctive psychosocial interventions in the management of bipolar disorder...
  19. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic treatment in obsessive-compulsive disorder: a literature review
    Richard J Keuneman
    Inner West Mental Health Service, The Royal Melbourne Hospital and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:336-43. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Layer upon layer: thermoregulation in schizophrenia
    Terence W H Chong
    Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre, ORYGEN Youth Health and Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Schizophr Res 69:149-57. 2004
    ..This could further our understanding of the mechanism underlying the syndrome of schizophrenia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Management of mental health patients attending Victorian emergency departments
    Jonathan C Knott
    Emergency Medicine Research Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:759-67. 2007
    ..To evaluate the management of mental health presentations to Victorian emergency departments...
  22. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of relapse prevention therapy for first-episode psychosis patients
    John F M Gleeson
    Department of Psychology, Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, 3010, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:477-86. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of a psychosocial treatment designed to prevent the second episode of psychosis compared with standardized early psychosis care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological approaches to the management of schizophrenia
    Timothy J R Lambert
    Office for Psychiatric Evaluation and Educational Newmedia, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Vic
    Med J Aust 178:S57-61. 2003
    ..The choice of particular agents for individual patients requires a balancing of efficacy and side effects. Medication is only one element of what should be an individualised comprehensive treatment plan for people with schizophrenia...
  24. doi request reprint Trends in antipsychotic prescribing practices in an urban community mental health clinic
    Kaveh Monshat
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 18:238-41. 2010
    ..This study tracked changes in patient diagnostic profiles and compared antipsychotic prescribing patterns for patients managed by a continuing care team over a 2.25-year period...
  25. ncbi request reprint To be Superman--the male looks obsession
    Natalie Knoesen
    St Vincent s Mental Health and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 38:131-3. 2009
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  26. doi request reprint Is there a role for music therapy in the care of the severely mentally ill?
    Denise Grocke
    National Music Therapy Research Unit, Faculty of Music, University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 16:442-5. 2008
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Music therapy is a viable option within the creative arts therapies for enhancing quality of life in people with severe and enduring mental illness...
  27. ncbi request reprint The pharmacological management of behavioural disturbance in psychosis: a naturalistic study
    Jeffrey Daniel
    Secure Extended Care Unit, Austin Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 15:380-4. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the efficacy of atypical and typical anti-psychotics in treating behavioural disturbance in people with psychotic disorders, in a naturalistic setting...
  28. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the safe use of clozapine: a consensus view from Victoria, Australia
    Michael Berk
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, Barwon Health, The University of Melbourne, Geelong, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    CNS Drugs 21:117-27. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint A clinical monitoring system for clozapine
    David Castle
    St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 14:156-68. 2006
    ..To describe a framework for the initiation and ongoing monitoring of patients on clozapine, and detail support materials that can be used in clinical settings, including general practice, to support this process...
  30. ncbi request reprint Do women express and experience psychosis differently from men? Epidemiological evidence from the Australian National Study of Low Prevalence (Psychotic) Disorders
    Vera A Morgan
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:74-82. 2008
    ..To examine how women differ from men in their expression and experience of psychosis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Body dysmorphic disorder
    David J Castle
    St Vincent s Hospital and The University of Melbourne, Level 2, 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy 3065, Australia
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:521-38. 2006
    ..Its relationship to other psychiatric disorders requires clarification. Also needed is a much better understanding of the best treatments to adopt should conventional approaches (eg, SRIs, CBT) fail...
  32. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards cosmetic surgery among university students
    David J Castle
    Med J Aust 187:254. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Investigation of target plasma concentration-effect relationships for olanzapine in schizophrenia
    Linda Fellows
    Departments of Pharmacy and Psychiatry, Graylands Selby Lemnos and Special Care Health Services, Mt Claremont, Western Australia, Australia
    Ther Drug Monit 25:682-9. 2003
    ..We suggest that plasma olanzapine monitoring can be used for dose-response optimization, but only to complement the normal clinical evaluation process...
  34. ncbi request reprint A statewide evaluation system for early psychosis
    Neil J Preston
    Early Intervention Psychosis Program, Directorate of Mental Health, Fremantle Hospital and Health Service, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:421-8. 2003
    ..We describe patients in terms of symptoms, substance use, social functioning and family burden, and examine the effectiveness of treatment programmes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in premorbid adjustment of patients with first episode psychosis
    Neil J Preston
    Mental Health Directorate, Fremantle Hospital and Health Service, P O Box 480, WA 6160, Australia
    Schizophr Res 55:285-90. 2002
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