Affiliation: University of Queensland
- Involving parents in indicated early intervention for childhood PTSD following accidental injuryVanessa E Cobham
School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 15:345-63. 2012..Two case studies are presented in order to illustrate key issues raised in the review, implementation of the interventions, and the challenges involved...
- Do anxiety-disordered children need to come into the clinic for efficacious treatment?Vanessa E Cobham
University of Queensland, Australia
J Consult Clin Psychol 80:465-76. 2012..This study compared 3 experimental conditions: wait-list, therapist-supported bibliotherapy, and individual therapy, in the treatment of child anxiety...
- Family functioning in the aftermath of a natural disasterBrett M McDermott
Kids in Mind Research The Mater Center for Service Research in Mental Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
BMC Psychiatry 12:55. 2012....
- The role of parental anxiety in the treatment of childhood anxietyV E Cobham
School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
J Consult Clin Psychol 66:893-905. 1998..At follow-up, these differences were maintained, with some weakening over time. Results were not consistent across outcome measures. The interpretation and potential clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
- Anxious children and their parents: what do they expect?V E Cobham
School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Australia
J Clin Child Psychol 28:220-31. 1999..Finally, the family discussion was found to produce no changes in anxious children's expectations of their future performance. The implications of these findings are discussed...
- Parental anxiety in the treatment of childhood anxiety: a different story three years laterVanessa E Cobham
School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4067, Australia
J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:410-20. 2010....
- Protocol for a randomised controlled trial of risk screening and early intervention comparing child- and family-focused cognitive-behavioural therapy for PTSD in children following accidental injuryJustin Kenardy
Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston QLD 4029, Australia
BMC Psychiatry 10:92. 2010..The present trial aims to evaluate and compare child- and family-focused versions of a cognitive-behavioural early intervention for PTSD following accidental injury...
- Individual versus group family-focused cognitive-behaviour therapy for childhood anxiety: pilot randomized controlled trialJules de Groot
Department of Psychology, University of Queensland, Kids in Mind Research, Mater Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:990-7. 2007..The aim of the present study was to compare the relative effectiveness of group and individual formats of a family-focused cognitive-behavioural intervention, for the treatment of childhood anxiety disorders...
- Correlates of persisting posttraumatic symptoms in children and adolescents 18 months after a cyclone disasterBrett McDermott
1Mater Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Brisbane, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 48:80-6. 2014..To describe PTSD symptom persistence and resolution, including the potential phenomenon of late-onset PTSD, in children and adolescents 18 months after a cyclone disaster; and to investigate factors that predict longer-term symptom outcome...
- Parents' grief in the context of adult child mental illness: a qualitative reviewMeg Richardson
School of Psychology, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 14:28-43. 2011..Finally, this paper considers methodological and theoretical issues associated with existent research and presents options for further study...
- Social connectedness: a potential aetiological factor in the development of child post-traumatic stress disorderBrett McDermott
Mater Children s Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:109-17. 2012..The aim of this study was to investigate a new social connectedness factor and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in children who experienced a cyclone disaster...
- A 30-month prospective follow-up study of psychological symptoms, psychiatric diagnoses, and their effects on quality of life in children witnessing a single incident of death at schoolSook Hyung Song
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
J Clin Psychiatry 73:e594-600. 2012....