Katja Becker

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Affiliation: Philipps University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Teaching child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy in Germany-inventory and implications]
    Katja Becker
    Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinikum Marburg und Philipps Universität Marburg
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 41:227-36. 2013
  2. doi request reprint From regulatory problems in infancy to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in childhood: a moderating role for the dopamine D4 receptor gene?
    Katja Becker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    J Pediatr 156:798-803, 803.e1-803.e2. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of age at first drink on vulnerability to alcohol-related problems: testing the marker hypothesis in a prospective study of young adults
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1205-12. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychosocial adversity on alcohol intake in young adults: moderation by the LL genotype of the serotonin transporter polymorphism
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 66:102-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Interaction between the 5-HTTLPR serotonin transporter polymorphism and environmental adversity for mood and anxiety psychopathology: evidence from a high-risk community sample of young adults
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 12:737-47. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Genetic variation in dopamine pathways differentially associated with smoking progression in adolescence
    Manfred Laucht
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, P O Box 122120, D 68072 Mannheim, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:673-81. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The interaction between the dopamine transporter gene and age at onset in relation to tobacco and alcohol use among 19-year-olds
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Addict Biol 14:489-99. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Evidence for epistasis between the 5-HTTLPR and the dopamine D4 receptor polymorphisms in externalizing behavior among 15-year-olds
    Sarah Hohmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, J 5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    J Neural Transm 116:1621-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Attention deficit/hyperactivity and comorbid symptoms in preschoolers: differences between subgroups in neuropsychological basic deficits
    Ursula Pauli-Pott
    a Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Child Neuropsychol 20:230-44. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Interaction of dopamine transporter genotype with prenatal smoke exposure on ADHD symptoms
    Katja Becker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    J Pediatr 152:263-9. 2008

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint [Teaching child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy in Germany-inventory and implications]
    Katja Becker
    Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinikum Marburg und Philipps Universität Marburg
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 41:227-36. 2013
    ..The article summarizes the current state of affairs of teaching in CAP in German medical schools...
  2. doi request reprint From regulatory problems in infancy to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in childhood: a moderating role for the dopamine D4 receptor gene?
    Katja Becker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    J Pediatr 156:798-803, 803.e1-803.e2. 2010
    ..To examine whether the dopamine receptor D4 gene (DRD4) exon III VNTR moderates the risk of infants with regulatory disorders for developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) later in childhood...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of age at first drink on vulnerability to alcohol-related problems: testing the marker hypothesis in a prospective study of young adults
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1205-12. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychosocial adversity on alcohol intake in young adults: moderation by the LL genotype of the serotonin transporter polymorphism
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 66:102-9. 2009
    ..The present study aims to further explore G x E between 5-HTTLPR and exposure to psychosocial adversity on alcohol consumption in a high-risk community sample of young adults...
  5. doi request reprint Interaction between the 5-HTTLPR serotonin transporter polymorphism and environmental adversity for mood and anxiety psychopathology: evidence from a high-risk community sample of young adults
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 12:737-47. 2009
    ..No evidence for GxE was obtained with regard to current stressful life events and trait anxiety. One possible source for the conflicting findings might be attributed to heterogeneity in depression phenotypes and environmental adversity...
  6. doi request reprint Genetic variation in dopamine pathways differentially associated with smoking progression in adolescence
    Manfred Laucht
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, P O Box 122120, D 68072 Mannheim, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:673-81. 2008
    ..To clarify the nature of the association between dopamine genes and smoking by examining whether genetic variability in components of the dopamine pathway could explain refined phenotypes in adolescent smoking progression...
  7. doi request reprint The interaction between the dopamine transporter gene and age at onset in relation to tobacco and alcohol use among 19-year-olds
    Brigitte Schmid
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Addict Biol 14:489-99. 2009
    ..Further studies are required to confirm these findings...
  8. doi request reprint Evidence for epistasis between the 5-HTTLPR and the dopamine D4 receptor polymorphisms in externalizing behavior among 15-year-olds
    Sarah Hohmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, J 5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    J Neural Transm 116:1621-9. 2009
    ..This result suggests an effect of 5-HTTLPR on externalizing behavior in the presence of DRD4 7r but no effect in its absence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Attention deficit/hyperactivity and comorbid symptoms in preschoolers: differences between subgroups in neuropsychological basic deficits
    Ursula Pauli-Pott
    a Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Child Neuropsychol 20:230-44. 2014
    ..We analyze whether corresponding subgroups at risk for ADHD development can be identified in a preschool sample and whether these subgroups show the assumed neuropsychological deficits...
  10. doi request reprint Interaction of dopamine transporter genotype with prenatal smoke exposure on ADHD symptoms
    Katja Becker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    J Pediatr 152:263-9. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Interaction between prenatal stress and dopamine D4 receptor genotype in predicting aggression and cortisol levels in young adults
    Arlette F Buchmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, J 5, 68159, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 231:3089-97. 2014
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Novelty seeking involved in mediating the association between the dopamine D4 receptor gene exon III polymorphism and heavy drinking in male adolescents: results from a high-risk community sample
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 61:87-92. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether allelic variants of the dopamine D4 receptor gene (DRD4) are associated with alcohol use in adolescents and to determine the extent to which these links are mediated by NS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Interacting effects of the dopamine transporter gene and psychosocial adversity on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms among 15-year-olds from a high-risk community sample
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:585-90. 2007
    ..Recent evidence suggests that gene x environment interactions could explain the inconsistent findings of association studies relating the dopamine transporter (DAT1) gene with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the revised algorithm of Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) in the diagnostic investigation of high-functioning children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders
    Inge Kamp-Becker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Autism 17:87-102. 2013
    ..As the ADOS is valid and reliable even for higher functioning ASD, the findings of the present study have been used to make recommendations regarding the best use of ADOS algorithms in a high-functioning sample...
  15. doi request reprint From nature versus nurture, via nature and nurture, to gene x environment interaction in mental disorders
    Anne Kathrin Wermter
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg, Hans Sachs Strasse 6, Marburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:199-210. 2010
    ..In future we need larger, sufficiently powered studies that include a detailed and sophisticated characterization of both phenotype and the environmental risk...
  16. ncbi request reprint Visual exploratory behaviour in infancy and novelty seeking in adolescence: two developmentally specific phenotypes of DRD4?
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1143-51. 2006
    ..The present study was designed to investigate the association between visual exploratory behaviour in early infancy, novelty seeking in adolescence, and the dopamine D4 receptor (DRD4) genotype...
  17. doi request reprint Early identification of Asperger syndrome in young children
    Wiebke Hoffmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Philipps University Marburg, D 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Res Dev Disabil 34:640-9. 2013
    ..92) and specificity was also excellent (.90). Eight items with high discriminatory power allowed sensitive and economic screening for young children with suspected AS...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rolandic spikes increase impulsivity in ADHD - a neuropsychological pilot study
    Martin Holtmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Brain Dev 28:633-40. 2006
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Impact of family-oriented rehabilitation and prevention: an inpatient program for mothers with breast cancer and their children
    Katja John
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Psychooncology 22:2684-92. 2013
    ..The program combined rehabilitative treatment and preventive, psychosocial, child-centered interventions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Do different ADHD-related etiological risks involve specific neuropsychological pathways? An analysis of mediation processes by inhibitory control and delay aversion
    Ursula Pauli-Pott
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg, Hans Sachs Strasse 6, Marburg, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:800-9. 2013
    ..We thus analyze whether and to what extent executive IC and delay aversion (DA; i.e., reward-related IC) performance mediate the associations of familial, prenatal, and psychosocial risks with ADHD symptoms...
  21. pmc Molecular genetics of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: an overview
    Tobias Banaschewski
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:237-57. 2010
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Association of the DRD4 exon III polymorphism with smoking in fifteen-year-olds: a mediating role for novelty seeking?
    Manfred Laucht
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, D 68072 Mannheim, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:477-84. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Narrative competence and internal state language of children with Asperger Syndrome and ADHD
    Anna Lena Rumpf
    Department of German Language Studies, Clinical Linguistics, Philipps University Marburg, D 35032 Marburg, Germany
    Res Dev Disabil 33:1395-407. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the two clinical groups differed from the HC group on a number of features, and a less frequent reference to cognitive states was identified for the children with AS...
  24. ncbi request reprint On the link between attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and obesity: do comorbid oppositional defiant and conduct disorder matter?
    Ursula Pauli-Pott
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Philipps University Marburg, Hans Sachs Str 6, 35039, Marburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:531-7. 2014
    ..This knowledge could be helpful for preventive interventions...
  25. doi request reprint Categorical and dimensional structure of autism spectrum disorders: the nosologic validity of Asperger Syndrome
    Inge Kamp-Becker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Philipps University Marburg, Hans Sachs Strasse 6, Marburg, Germany
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:921-9. 2010
    ..On the contrary, it provides evidence that e.g. AS and autism are not qualitatively distinct disorders, but rather different quantitative manifestations of the same disorder...
  26. ncbi request reprint Increased frequency of rolandic spikes in ADHD children
    Martin Holtmann
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Mannheim, Germany
    Epilepsia 44:1241-4. 2003
    ..ADHD patients with and without discharges are compared regarding age at admission, sex, global functioning, and distribution of ADHD subtypes...