Gwendolyn Portzky

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adjustment disorder and the course of the suicidal process in adolescents
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Gent, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 87:265-70. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Suicide among adolescents. A psychological autopsy study of psychiatric, psychosocial and personality-related risk factors
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry, University Hospital Gent, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Gent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:922-30. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicide prevention in adolescents: a controlled study of the effectiveness of a school-based psycho-educational program
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:910-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in young people: differences in prevalence and risk factors between the Netherlands and Belgium
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry, University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Gent 9000, Belgium
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:179-86. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial and psychiatric factors associated with adolescent suicide: a case-control psychological autopsy study
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Gent, Gent, Belgium
    J Adolesc 32:849-62. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiological trends in attempted suicide in adolescents and young adults between 1996 and 2004
    Stephanie De Munck
    Unit for Suicide Research, University of Gent, Belgium
    Crisis 30:115-9. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Reasons for adolescent deliberate self-harm: a cry of pain and/or a cry for help? Findings from the child and adolescent self-harm in Europe (CASE) study
    Gerrit Scoliers
    Unit for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, University of Ghent, UZ Gent 1K12F, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:601-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint A comparative follow-up study of aftercare and compliance of suicide attempters following standardized psychosocial assessment
    Ciska Wittouck
    Unit for Suicide Research, Gent University, De Pintelaan 185, Gent, Belgium
    Arch Suicide Res 14:135-45. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Sociodemographic and psychopathological risk factors for repetition of attempted suicide: a 5-year follow-up study
    Gerrit Scoliers
    Unit for Suicide Research, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Suicide Res 13:201-13. 2009
  10. doi request reprint The prevention and treatment of complicated grief: a meta-analysis
    Ciska Wittouck
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:69-78. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Adjustment disorder and the course of the suicidal process in adolescents
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Gent, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 87:265-70. 2005
    ..The authors' goal was to investigate the association of adjustment disorders (with depressed mood) and suicide in adolescents by means of a psychological autopsy study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Suicide among adolescents. A psychological autopsy study of psychiatric, psychosocial and personality-related risk factors
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry, University Hospital Gent, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Gent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:922-30. 2005
    ..As more knowledge about risk factors is required to develop national prevention strategies, we investigated adolescent suicides using the psychological autopsy method...
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicide prevention in adolescents: a controlled study of the effectiveness of a school-based psycho-educational program
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:910-8. 2006
    ..This study examined the effectiveness of these programs in a controlled study by assessing the effect on knowledge, attitudes, coping and hopelessness...
  4. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in young people: differences in prevalence and risk factors between the Netherlands and Belgium
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry, University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Gent 9000, Belgium
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:179-86. 2008
    ..This study aimed to examine prevalence and risk factors of deliberate self-harm in Dutch and Dutch-speaking Belgian adolescents...
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial and psychiatric factors associated with adolescent suicide: a case-control psychological autopsy study
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Gent, Gent, Belgium
    J Adolesc 32:849-62. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiological trends in attempted suicide in adolescents and young adults between 1996 and 2004
    Stephanie De Munck
    Unit for Suicide Research, University of Gent, Belgium
    Crisis 30:115-9. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Reasons for adolescent deliberate self-harm: a cry of pain and/or a cry for help? Findings from the child and adolescent self-harm in Europe (CASE) study
    Gerrit Scoliers
    Unit for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, University of Ghent, UZ Gent 1K12F, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:601-7. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint A comparative follow-up study of aftercare and compliance of suicide attempters following standardized psychosocial assessment
    Ciska Wittouck
    Unit for Suicide Research, Gent University, De Pintelaan 185, Gent, Belgium
    Arch Suicide Res 14:135-45. 2010
    ..The current findings support the use of a standardized tool for the assessment of suicide attempters and are in line with the chain of care model for suicide attempters...
  9. doi request reprint Sociodemographic and psychopathological risk factors for repetition of attempted suicide: a 5-year follow-up study
    Gerrit Scoliers
    Unit for Suicide Research, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Suicide Res 13:201-13. 2009
    ..Repetition of suicidal behavior is associated with high anxiety, severe depression, more psychiatric symptoms and is increased in young patients...
  10. doi request reprint The prevention and treatment of complicated grief: a meta-analysis
    Ciska Wittouck
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:69-78. 2011
    ..Therefore the main objective of this meta-analysis was to determine the short-term and long-term effect of both preventive and treatment interventions on complicated grief...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perceptions, needs and mourning reactions of bereaved relatives confronted with a sudden unexpected death
    Els Merlevede
    Department of Psychiatry, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Resuscitation 61:341-8. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in adolescents
    Gwendolyn Portzky
    Unit for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Gent, Gent, Belgium
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:337-42. 2007
    ..To review literature on young people who deliberately harmed themselves that was published between March 2005 and December 2006 in English language journals...