Jehannine C Austin

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Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia: an update and review
    Jehannine Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Genet Couns 14:329-40. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in clinical genetics II: Individualizing recurrence risks
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Genet Couns 17:18-29. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The genomic era and serious mental illness: a potential application for psychiatric genetic counseling
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 203 828 West 10th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 1L8
    Psychiatr Serv 58:254-61. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The genomic era and perceptions of psychotic disorders: genetic risk estimation, associations with reproductive decisions and views about predictive testing
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Complex Disorders, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:926-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Applications and limitations of empiric data in provision of recurrence risks for schizophrenia: a practical review for healthcare professionals providing clinical psychiatric genetics consultations
    J C Austin
    Centre for Complex Disorders and Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital Research Pavillion, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Genet 70:177-87. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric genetic counselling for parents of individuals affected with psychotic disorders: a pilot study
    Jehannine C Austin
    Centre for Complex Disorders UBC Department of Psychiatry, VGH Research Pavilion, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Early Interv Psychiatry 2:80-9. 2008
  7. pmc Descriptive and numeric estimation of risk for psychotic disorders among affected individuals and relatives: implications for clinical practice
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 196:52-6. 2012
  8. pmc Re-conceptualizing risk in genetic counseling: implications for clinical practice
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry and Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Rm A3 112 3rd Floor, CFRI Translational Lab Building, 938 W28th Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V5Z 4H4
    J Genet Couns 19:228-34. 2010
  9. pmc "Nothing is absolute in life": understanding uncertainty in the context of psychiatric genetic counseling from the perspective of those with serious mental illness
    Catriona Hippman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Genet Couns 22:625-32. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling for schizophrenia: a review of referrals to a provincial medical genetics program from 1968 to 2007
    M J Hunter
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Med Genet A 152:147-52. 2010

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia: an update and review
    Jehannine Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Genet Couns 14:329-40. 2005
    ..Limitations of the findings and implications of these advances for genetic counseling practice will also be discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in clinical genetics II: Individualizing recurrence risks
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Genet Couns 17:18-29. 2008
    ..We present four cases that illustrate important components of and process for generating individualized risk assessment for family histories of psychiatric disorders...
  3. ncbi request reprint The genomic era and serious mental illness: a potential application for psychiatric genetic counseling
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 203 828 West 10th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 1L8
    Psychiatr Serv 58:254-61. 2007
    ..The authors endorse a multidisciplinary approach in which a psychiatrist and genetic counselor collaborate to provide comprehensive psychiatric genetic counseling...
  4. ncbi request reprint The genomic era and perceptions of psychotic disorders: genetic risk estimation, associations with reproductive decisions and views about predictive testing
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Complex Disorders, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:926-8. 2006
    ..Facilitating accurate risk perception through genetic counseling could significantly impact reproductive decisions, and the appropriate use of genetic tests in the future...
  5. ncbi request reprint Applications and limitations of empiric data in provision of recurrence risks for schizophrenia: a practical review for healthcare professionals providing clinical psychiatric genetics consultations
    J C Austin
    Centre for Complex Disorders and Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital Research Pavillion, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Genet 70:177-87. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric genetic counselling for parents of individuals affected with psychotic disorders: a pilot study
    Jehannine C Austin
    Centre for Complex Disorders UBC Department of Psychiatry, VGH Research Pavilion, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Early Interv Psychiatry 2:80-9. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Descriptive and numeric estimation of risk for psychotic disorders among affected individuals and relatives: implications for clinical practice
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 196:52-6. 2012
    ..Clinically, brief interventions around risk (using either probabilities or descriptors alone) are vulnerable to miscommunication and potentially negative consequences-interventions around risk are best suited to in-depth discussion...
  8. pmc Re-conceptualizing risk in genetic counseling: implications for clinical practice
    Jehannine C Austin
    Department of Psychiatry and Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Rm A3 112 3rd Floor, CFRI Translational Lab Building, 938 W28th Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V5Z 4H4
    J Genet Couns 19:228-34. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc "Nothing is absolute in life": understanding uncertainty in the context of psychiatric genetic counseling from the perspective of those with serious mental illness
    Catriona Hippman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Genet Couns 22:625-32. 2013
    ..Ultimately, these findings offer insight into providing GC for those with serious mental illness, and potentially could be applied to other areas of GC where uncertainty lies, with downstream impact on GC practice and future research. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic counseling for schizophrenia: a review of referrals to a provincial medical genetics program from 1968 to 2007
    M J Hunter
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Med Genet A 152:147-52. 2010
    ..There is a need to identify barriers to psychiatric genetic counseling and develop strategies to improve access...
  11. ncbi request reprint Depression during pregnancy: the potential impact of increased risk for fetal aneuploidy on maternal mood
    C Hippman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Genet 75:30-6. 2009
    ..4% of women, respectively, scored above 12. Mean EPDS score was significantly higher in the MG group than in the control group (p < 0.0001). These results suggest a place for depression screening in prenatal genetic counseling...
  12. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of genetic counseling for mental illness
    J C Austin
    Centre for Complex Disorders, and Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 203 828 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1L8, Canada
    Clin Genet 67:134-42. 2005
    ..The review allows a preliminary formulation of a series of suggestions for genetic counseling in mental illness...
  13. pmc Awareness of genetic counseling and perceptions of its purpose: a survey of the Canadian public
    Melissa Maio
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Genet Couns 22:762-70. 2013
    ..These data could be used to inform the strategy for development of future awareness efforts, and as a baseline from which to measure their effects. ..
  14. pmc Effects of a documentary film on public stigma related to mental illness among genetic counselors
    Kelly Anderson
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Genet Couns 21:573-81. 2012
    ..The findings suggest the documentary increased genetic counselors' and genetic counseling students' comfort with asking about mental illness and temporarily decreased their stigmatizing attitudes...
  15. doi request reprint Prenatal testing for Down syndrome: the perspectives of parents of individuals with Down syndrome
    Angela Inglis
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Med Genet A 158:743-50. 2012
    ....
  16. doi request reprint A novel syndrome with psychiatric features and review of malformation syndromes with psychiatric disorders
    Christèle du Souich
    Provincial Medical Genetics Programme, Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Med Genet A 149:713-21. 2009
    ..The study of Mendelian syndromes such as the one presented will likely be helpful for isolating novel genes involved in psychiatric illness...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mania and depression in the perinatal period among women with a history of major depressive disorders
    Angela J Inglis
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Arch Womens Ment Health 17:137-43. 2014
    ..Taken with other recent data, these findings suggest a possible rationale for screening women with a history of MDD for mania/hypomania during the early postpartum period, but issues with screening instruments are discussed. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in clinical genetics I: Addressing family histories of psychiatric illness
    Holly L Peay
    National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Genet Couns 17:6-17. 2008
    ..We then use four simulated cases to make recommendations about the scope and timing of discussions related to the psychiatric family history...
  19. ncbi request reprint Future ethical use of genetic findings on schizophrenia: comments on data interpretation, and support for conclusions
    Jehannine C Austin
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:428; author reply 429. 2006