- Neighbourhood characteristics and the rate of identification of young people at ultra-high risk for psychosis
ORYGEN, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, 35 Poplar Rd, Parkville, Vic, Australia Centre of Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia Electronic address
Schizophr Res 169:214-6. 2015
..There was a trend for UHR individuals to reside in relatively more deprived areas and there was no association between the rate of identification of UHR migrants and neighbourhood ethnic density. ..
- Environmental factors and the age at onset in first episode psychosis
Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
Schizophr Res 168:106-12. 2015
..Additionally, we investigated whether environmental factors could have a cumulative effect on the age at onset...
- Longer term outcomes of voluntarily admitted service users with high levels of perceived coercion
Cluain Mhuire Mental Health Services, Blackrock, CO Dublin Electronic address
Psychiatry Res 229:602-5. 2015
..There was no difference between the coerced voluntary, uncoerced voluntary and involuntary groups in engagement, satisfaction and functioning. ..
- Social class at birth and risk of psychosis
University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland DETECT Early Intervention for Psychosis Service, Dublin, Ireland Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, Parkville, Vic, Australia
Int J Soc Psychiatry 61:768-76. 2015
..The aim of this study was to examine whether the social class at birth is a risk factor for developing psychosis...
- Social environmental risk factors for transition to psychosis in an Ultra-High Risk population
Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, 35 Poplar Rd, Parkville, Victoria, Australia University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland Division of Mental Health and Wellbeing, University of Warwick, UK Electronic address
Schizophr Res 161:150-5. 2015
..Firstly, we aimed to investigate the association between social deprivation and risk of transition and secondly, we aimed to investigate the association between migration status and the risk of transition...
- Social class mobility in first episode psychosis and the association with depression, hopelessness and suicidality
University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland DETECT Early Intervention for Psychosis Service, Avila House, Blackrock Business Park, Dublin 4, Ireland Electronic address
Schizophr Res 157:8-11. 2014
..We evaluated whether social drift was associated with depression, hopelessness and suicidality at first presentation...
- Perceived coercion in voluntary hospital admission
Department of General Adult Psychiatry, Cluain Mhuire Mental Health Service, Newtownpark Avenue, Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland Electronic address
Psychiatry Res 215:120-6. 2014
..It needs to be ensured that if any service user, whether voluntary or involuntary, experiences treatment pressures or coercion that there is sufficient oversight of the practice, to ensure that individual's rights are respected. ..
- Service users' perceptions about their hospital admission elicited by service user-researchers or by clinicians
Cluain Mhuire Mental Health Service, Newtownpark Ave, Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland
Psychiatr Serv 64:416-22, 416.e1-3. 2013
..Researchers can also feel more confident in directly comparing the results of studies undertaken by clinicians and by service user-researchers...
- A descriptive study of 'non-cases' and referral rates to an early intervention for psychosis service
DETECT, Early Intervention in Psychosis service, Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland
Early Interv Psychiatry 6:276-82. 2012
..We then aimed to examine the referral rates of cases and non-cases to an early intervention service...
- Involuntary admission from the patients' perspective
St John of God Psychiatry Rotation, Hospitaller Order of St John of God, Dublin, Ireland
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:631-8. 2010
..In Ireland, the Mental Health Act 2001 has introduced significant changes in the care for patients admitted involuntarily, including mental health tribunals that review the involuntary admission orders...
- Physical coercion, perceived pressures and procedural justice in the involuntary admission and future engagement with mental health services
DETECT, Early Intervention in Psychosis service, Avila House, Block 5, Blackrock Business Park, Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland
Eur Psychiatry 26:208-14. 2011
..We sought to determine the level of procedural justice experienced by individuals at the time of involuntary admission and whether this influenced future engagement with the mental health services...
- Perceptions of involuntary admission and risk of subsequent readmission at one-year follow-up: the influence of insight and recovery style
St John of God St Vincents University Hospital Postgraduate Training Scheme in Psychiatry, Dublin, Ireland
J Ment Health 20:249-59. 2011
..Involuntary admission is one of the most ethically challenging practices in medicine, yet we are only beginning to learn more about the patient's perspective...
- The therapeutic relationship after psychiatric admission
Cluain Mhuire Community Mental Health Service, Dublin, Ireland St Vincent s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland and Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
J Nerv Ment Dis 202:186-92. 2014
..Targeted interventions to improve the therapeutic relationship, particularly for involuntarily admitted service users, are discussed. ..
- Prevalence of item level negative symptoms in first episode psychosis diagnoses
DETECT Services, Avila House, Block 5 Blackrock Business Park, Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland
Schizophr Res 135:128-33. 2012
..SANS items and subscales which significantly predicted schizophrenia spectrum diagnoses, were also frequently present in some of the other psychotic diagnoses...
- Negative symptom domain prevalence across diagnostic boundaries: The relevance of diagnostic shifts
Dublin and East Treatment and Early Care Team DETECT Services, Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland College of Life Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland Centre for Support and Training in Analysis and Research CSTAR, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland The School of Psychotherapy, St Vincent s University Hospital School of Medicine and Medical Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland Electronic address
Psychiatry Res 228:347-54. 2015
- Detection and characteristics of individuals with a very long duration of untreated psychosis in an early intervention for psychosis service
DETECT, Early Intervention in Psychosis service, Dublin, Ireland
Early Interv Psychiatry 8:332-9. 2014
- Satisfaction with services following voluntary and involuntary admission
Department of Psychiatry, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin, Ireland
J Ment Health 23:38-45. 2014
..Service user perspectives are essential for the evaluation and development of mental health services. Service users expressing less satisfaction with services subsequently have poorer treatment outcomes...
- Quality of Life and Functioning One Year After Experiencing Accumulated Coercive Events During Psychiatric Admission
Mr Shannon, Dr Feeney, and Prof Murphy are with the Department of Psychiatry, and Mr Madigan is with the Institute of Leadership, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin e mail Mr Shannon is also with the Mental Health Commission, Dublin, where Dr Devitt is affiliated Dr Feeney and Mr Madigan are also with Cluain Mhuire Mental Health Service, where Dr Roche and Dr Dolan are affiliated Dr Renwick is with the Department of Health Service and Population Research, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, London Dr O Donoghue is with Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia A poster reporting results of this study was presented at the European Congress on Violence in Clinical Psychiatry, Ghent, Belgium, October 23 26, 2013 An oral presentation of this study was delivered at the European Psychiatric Association s epidemiology and social psychiatry section meeting, Ulm, Germany, May 21 24, 2014
Psychiatr Serv 66:883-7. 2015
- The factor structure and clinical utility of formal thought disorder in first episode psychosis
Dublin and East Treatment and Early Care Team DETECT Service, Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland Electronic address
Schizophr Res 168:92-8. 2015
..We had two aims: first, to establish the factor structure of FTD; second, to explore the clinical utility of dimensions of FTD in order to further the understanding of its nosology...
- Caregivers' perceptions of coercion in psychiatric hospital admission
Department of Psychology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Psychiatry Res 228:380-5. 2015
..Reducing the disparity of perceptions between caregivers and service users could result in caregivers having a greater understanding of the admission process and why some service users may be reluctant to be admitted. ..
- Can we combine symptom scales for collaborative research projects?
John P Lyne
DETECT Services, Avila House, Block 5 Blackrock Business Park, Co Dublin, Ireland
J Psychiatr Res 46:233-8. 2012
..The paper discusses potential methods for combining the scales in collaborative research, including use of the recently developed standardised remission criteria for schizophrenia...