Andrew Thompson

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Melbourne Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Psychotic symptoms with sexual content in the "ultra high risk" for psychosis population: frequency and association with sexual trauma
    Andrew Thompson
    The PACE Clinic, ORYGEN Youth Health, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 177:84-91. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Targeted intervention to improve monitoring of antipsychotic-induced weight gain and metabolic disturbance in first episode psychosis
    Andrew Thompson
    ORYGEN Youth Health, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:740-8. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Predictive validity of clinical variables in the "at risk" for psychosis population: international comparison with results from the North American Prodrome Longitudinal Study
    Andrew Thompson
    The PACE Clinic, ORYGEN Youth Health, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Res 126:51-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Childhood facial emotion recognition and psychosis-like symptoms in a nonclinical population at 12 years of age: results from the ALSPAC birth cohort
    Andrew Thompson
    The Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:136-57. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between locus of control in childhood and psychotic symptoms in early adolescence: results from a large birth cohort
    Andrew Thompson
    The Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:385-402. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Social cognition deficits and the 'ultra high risk' for psychosis population: a review of literature
    Andrew D Thompson
    Orygen Youth Health and Research Centre, Centre for Adolescent Mental Health, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 5:192-202. 2011
  7. pmc IQ and non-clinical psychotic symptoms in 12-year-olds: results from the ALSPAC birth cohort
    Jeremy Horwood
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 193:185-91. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Social cognition in clinical "at risk" for psychosis and first episode psychosis populations
    Andrew Thompson
    Orygen Youth Health and Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Res 141:204-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Investigating if psychosis-like symptoms (PLIKS) are associated with family history of schizophrenia or paternal age in the ALSPAC birth cohort
    Stanley Zammit
    The Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Schizophr Res 104:279-86. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Does disturbance of self underlie social cognition deficits in schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders?
    Barnaby Nelson
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 3:83-93. 2009

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Psychotic symptoms with sexual content in the "ultra high risk" for psychosis population: frequency and association with sexual trauma
    Andrew Thompson
    The PACE Clinic, ORYGEN Youth Health, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 177:84-91. 2010
    ..17, P<0.01). This relationship remained significant when other traumatic experiences, PTSD diagnosis, age and sex were adjusted for. Further research into this relationship with regard to outcome and treatment is warranted...
  2. doi request reprint Targeted intervention to improve monitoring of antipsychotic-induced weight gain and metabolic disturbance in first episode psychosis
    Andrew Thompson
    ORYGEN Youth Health, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:740-8. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate whether a targeted intervention could improve levels of monitoring in a first episode psychosis clinic...
  3. doi request reprint Predictive validity of clinical variables in the "at risk" for psychosis population: international comparison with results from the North American Prodrome Longitudinal Study
    Andrew Thompson
    The PACE Clinic, ORYGEN Youth Health, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Res 126:51-7. 2011
    ..We aimed to test the recent results from a large collaborative consortium in an independent cohort from the PACE (Personal Assistance and Clinical Evaluation) clinic in Australia...
  4. doi request reprint Childhood facial emotion recognition and psychosis-like symptoms in a nonclinical population at 12 years of age: results from the ALSPAC birth cohort
    Andrew Thompson
    The Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:136-57. 2011
    ..We aimed to examine the association between childhood facial emotion recognition and PLIKS in adolescents...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between locus of control in childhood and psychotic symptoms in early adolescence: results from a large birth cohort
    Andrew Thompson
    The Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:385-402. 2011
    ..Further investigation of the role of attributional styles, such as LOC, in increasing the risk for psychotic disorders, is warranted...
  6. doi request reprint Social cognition deficits and the 'ultra high risk' for psychosis population: a review of literature
    Andrew D Thompson
    Orygen Youth Health and Research Centre, Centre for Adolescent Mental Health, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 5:192-202. 2011
    ..We aimed to review the literature on social cognition in the UHR population...
  7. pmc IQ and non-clinical psychotic symptoms in 12-year-olds: results from the ALSPAC birth cohort
    Jeremy Horwood
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 193:185-91. 2008
    ..There is a well-established association between pre-morbid low IQ score and schizophrenia. Psychosis-like symptoms in children may also be a risk factor for psychotic disorder but their relationship with IQ is unclear...
  8. doi request reprint Social cognition in clinical "at risk" for psychosis and first episode psychosis populations
    Andrew Thompson
    Orygen Youth Health and Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Res 141:204-9. 2012
    ..The study aimed to compare the degree of impairment in social cognition in three groups: FEP, those at "ultra high risk" (UHR) for psychosis and healthy controls...
  9. doi request reprint Investigating if psychosis-like symptoms (PLIKS) are associated with family history of schizophrenia or paternal age in the ALSPAC birth cohort
    Stanley Zammit
    The Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Schizophr Res 104:279-86. 2008
    ..Whether future studies of PLIKS will increase our understanding of mechanisms underlying the development of schizophrenia, or prove useful in prediction of this disorder, remains to be seen...
  10. doi request reprint Does disturbance of self underlie social cognition deficits in schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders?
    Barnaby Nelson
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 3:83-93. 2009
    ..This paper attempts to integrate a strand of cognitive research in psychotic disorders (specifically, social cognition research) with phenomenological accounts of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Social cognition training as an intervention for improving functional outcome in first-episode psychosis: a feasibility study
    Cali F Bartholomeusz
    Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, The University of Melbourne, Carlton South, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 7:421-6. 2013
    ..Social cognitive deficits have a detrimental effect on social and role functioning at both early and late stages of psychotic illness...
  12. doi request reprint Externalized attributional bias in the Ultra High Risk (UHR) for psychosis population
    Andrew Thompson
    Orygen Youth Health and Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 206:200-5. 2013
    ..These findings have implications for identifying potential psychological vulnerabilities for the development of psychosis and informing treatment approaches within the at risk group...
  13. pmc Basic self-disturbance predicts psychosis onset in the ultra high risk for psychosis "prodromal" population
    Barnaby Nelson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, 35 Poplar Road Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 38:1277-87. 2012
    ..In this study, we investigated the presence of basic self-disturbance in an "ultra high risk" (UHR) for psychosis sample compared with a healthy control sample and whether it predicted transition to psychotic disorder...
  14. doi request reprint Psychotic experiences and social functioning: a longitudinal study
    Sarah Sullivan
    Centre for Mental Health, Addiction and Suicide Research, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1053-65. 2013
    ..We investigate this question as well as whether deterioration in social functioning confers the strongest risk of psychotic experiences and whether theory of mind ability mediates any association, in a large community sample...
  15. doi request reprint Does specific psychopathology predict development of psychosis in ultra high-risk (UHR) patients?
    Andrew Thompson
    ORYGEN Youth Health, North Western Mental Health Service, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 47:380-90. 2013
    ..We aimed to investigate the relationship between baseline clinical psychotic or psychotic-like symptoms and the subsequent transition to a psychotic disorder in a UHR sample...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of a group at ultra high risk ("prodromal") for psychosis: the PACE 400 study
    Barnaby Nelson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:793-802. 2013
    ..The ultra high-risk (UHR) criteria were introduced to prospectively identify patients at high risk of psychotic disorder. Although the short-term outcome of UHR patients has been well researched, the long-term outcome is not known...
  17. doi request reprint Promoting physical health in youth mental health services: ensuring routine monitoring of weight and metabolic indices in a first episode psychosis clinic
    Sarah Hetrick
    Centre of Excellence, Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 18:451-5. 2010
    ..This barrier analysis allowed us to develop and introduce feasible and acceptable strategies to address these barriers, increasing the likelihood that routine monitoring would take place...
  18. doi request reprint Is basic self-disturbance in ultra-high risk for psychosis ('prodromal') patients associated with borderline personality pathology?
    Barnaby Nelson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 7:306-10. 2013
    ..The current study investigated this proposal in an ultra-high risk for psychosis sample...
  19. doi request reprint Not all first-episode psychosis is the same: preliminary evidence of greater basic self-disturbance in schizophrenia spectrum cases
    Barnaby Nelson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 7:200-4. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that basic self-disturbance would be more prominent in cases with a schizophrenia spectrum disorder compared to those with other psychoses...
  20. doi request reprint Facial and vocal affect perception in people at ultra-high risk of psychosis, first-episode schizophrenia and healthy controls
    G Paul Amminger
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Early Interv Psychiatry 6:450-4. 2012
    ..The study aims to investigate affect recognition in young people at different stages of psychotic illness...
  21. doi request reprint What are specialist mental health clinician attitudes to guideline recommendations for the treatment of depression in young people?
    Sarah E Hetrick
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:993-1001. 2011
    ..We sought to examine potential barriers to the use of evidence-based guidelines for youth depression in a tertiary specialist mental health service, as part of an initiative to implement evidence based practice within the service...
  22. pmc Is there a gap between recommended and 'real world' practice in the management of depression in young people? A medical file audit of practice
    Sarah E Hetrick
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:178. 2012
    ..Literature has shown that dissemination of guidelines alone is insufficient to ensure that guideline recommendations are incorporated into every day clinical practice...
  23. doi request reprint Borderline personality features and development of psychosis in an 'ultra high risk' (UHR) population: a case control study
    Andrew Thompson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 6:247-55. 2012
    ..We aimed to investigate the relationship between baseline BPD features, risk of transition and type of psychotic disorder experienced...
  24. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a cognitive behavioural workbook for changing beliefs about antipsychotic polypharmacy: analysis from a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Andrew Thompson
    Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:520-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine whether clinicians' beliefs about a common prescribing issue in psychiatry (antipsychotic polypharmacy prescription) changed alongside behaviour as a result of a complex intervention...
  25. doi request reprint A preliminary evaluation of the validity of at-risk criteria for bipolar disorders in help-seeking adolescents and young adults
    Andreas Bechdolf
    ORYGEN Youth Health, Department of Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Affect Disord 127:316-20. 2010
    ..In the current study, the predictive validity of these criteria were tested in help-seeking adolescents and young adults...
  26. pmc Using internet enabled mobile devices and social networking technologies to promote exercise as an intervention for young first episode psychosis patients
    Eoin Killackey
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 11:80. 2011
    ..The aim of the study is to test the feasibility and acceptability of an exercise program that will be delivered via internet enabled mobile devices and social networking technologies among young people with first episode psychosis...
  27. doi request reprint Non-expert clinicians' detection of autistic traits among attenders of a youth mental health service
    Richard Fraser
    Sussex Early Intervention in Psychosis Service, Horsham, UK
    Early Interv Psychiatry 6:83-6. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to determine the point prevalence of autism spectrum disorders and to estimate the prevalence of autistic traits in a youth mental health service...
  28. doi request reprint Pseudoneurotic schizophrenia revisited
    Karen O'Connor
    ORYGEN Youth Health, Poplar Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:873-6. 2009
    ..It described a subgroup of patients who presented with prominent anxiety symptoms, which masked a latent psychotic disorder. Pseudoneurotic schizophrenia as a diagnostic entity has fallen out of clinical use...
  29. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the experiences of people who identify themselves as having adjusted positively to a visible difference
    Katie Egan
    University of the West of England, Frenchay Campus, Bristol, BS16 1QY, UK
    J Health Psychol 16:739-49. 2011
    ..The article reflects on the use of both individual and group interviews for research in this field...