Danuta Wasserman

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Suicide prevention for youth--a mental health awareness program: lessons learned from the Saving and Empowering Young Lives in Europe (SEYLE) intervention study
    Camilla Wasserman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:776. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The European Psychiatric Association (EPA) guidance on suicide treatment and prevention
    D Wasserman
    The National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Psychiatry 27:129-41. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Depression in suicidal males: genetic risk variants in the CRHR1 gene
    D Wasserman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The National Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Genes Brain Behav 8:72-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The 2009 Nobel conference on the role of genetics in promoting suicide prevention and the mental health of the population
    D Wasserman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The National Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institute KI, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mol Psychiatry 15:12-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Genetics of HPA-axis, depression and suicidality
    D Wasserman
    The National Swedish Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute KI, Box 230, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Psychiatry 25:278-80. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Nature and nurture in suicidal behavior, the role of genetics: some novel findings concerning personality traits and neural conduction
    Danuta Wasserman
    Karolinska Institutet, The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP at the Department of Public Health Sciences, Box 230, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 92:245-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The CRHR1 gene: a marker for suicidality in depressed males exposed to low stress
    D Wasserman
    The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, the Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute KI, Stockholm, Sweden
    Genes Brain Behav 7:14-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of the serotonin transporter promotor polymorphism with suicide attempters with a high medical damage
    Danuta Wasserman
    The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health, Dep of the Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 17:230-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis regulatory factor, T-box 19, and the angry/hostility personality trait
    D Wasserman
    The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP at the Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute KI, Stockholm, Sweden
    Genes Brain Behav 6:321-8. 2007
  10. pmc Saving and empowering young lives in Europe (SEYLE): a randomized controlled trial
    Danuta Wasserman
    National Swedish Prevention of Mental Ill Health and Suicide NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:192. 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Suicide prevention for youth--a mental health awareness program: lessons learned from the Saving and Empowering Young Lives in Europe (SEYLE) intervention study
    Camilla Wasserman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:776. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint The European Psychiatric Association (EPA) guidance on suicide treatment and prevention
    D Wasserman
    The National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Psychiatry 27:129-41. 2012
    ..Suicide is a major public health problem in the WHO European Region accounting for over 150,000 deaths per year. SUICIDAL CRISIS: Acute intervention should start immediately in order to keep the patient alive...
  3. doi request reprint Depression in suicidal males: genetic risk variants in the CRHR1 gene
    D Wasserman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The National Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Genes Brain Behav 8:72-9. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The 2009 Nobel conference on the role of genetics in promoting suicide prevention and the mental health of the population
    D Wasserman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, The National Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institute KI, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mol Psychiatry 15:12-7. 2010
    ..Here, we provide an overview based on the highlights of what was presented...
  5. doi request reprint Genetics of HPA-axis, depression and suicidality
    D Wasserman
    The National Swedish Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute KI, Box 230, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Psychiatry 25:278-80. 2010
    ..Here we review some of the current knowledge on what is known about the roles of the HPA axis in SB, with a focus on CRHR1...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nature and nurture in suicidal behavior, the role of genetics: some novel findings concerning personality traits and neural conduction
    Danuta Wasserman
    Karolinska Institutet, The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP at the Department of Public Health Sciences, Box 230, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 92:245-9. 2007
    ..Our future studies aim at identifying and resolving complex patterns and mechanisms of neurobiological gene-environment interactions, which may contribute to suicide...
  7. ncbi request reprint The CRHR1 gene: a marker for suicidality in depressed males exposed to low stress
    D Wasserman
    The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, the Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute KI, Stockholm, Sweden
    Genes Brain Behav 7:14-9. 2008
    ..002), among whom most males were depressed (P = 0.001). The identified allele may represent a part of the genetic susceptibility for suicidality by increasing HPA axis activity upon exposure to low levels of stress...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of the serotonin transporter promotor polymorphism with suicide attempters with a high medical damage
    Danuta Wasserman
    The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health, Dep of the Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 17:230-3. 2007
    ..054, df=1, p=0.0026). The results suggest that the S-allele may predispose for suicidal behavior characterized by high determination...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis regulatory factor, T-box 19, and the angry/hostility personality trait
    D Wasserman
    The National and the Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP at the Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute KI, Stockholm, Sweden
    Genes Brain Behav 6:321-8. 2007
    ..This is to our knowledge the first report on the association of the angry hostility personality trait with genetic variation at the TBX19 locus, an important regulator of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis...
  10. pmc Saving and empowering young lives in Europe (SEYLE): a randomized controlled trial
    Danuta Wasserman
    National Swedish Prevention of Mental Ill Health and Suicide NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:192. 2010
    ....
  11. pmc The saving and empowering young lives in Europe (SEYLE) randomized controlled trial (RCT): methodological issues and participant characteristics
    Vladimir Carli
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:479. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Suicide-preventive activities in psychiatric care: evaluation of an educational programme in suicide prevention
    Inga Lill Ramberg
    Swedish National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP at the Swedish National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 58:389-94. 2004
    ..There is a need to strengthen the course participants' formal roles as implementers and encourage the clinical management in their continuous implementation of suicide-preventive activities...
  13. ncbi request reprint [The European Psychiatric Association (EPA) guidance on suicide treatment and prevention]
    Danuta Wasserman
    The National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuropsychopharmacol Hung 14:113-36. 2012
    ..Continuous training including discussions about ethical and legal issues is necessary for psychiatrists and other mental health professionals...
  14. doi request reprint Pregnancies in high psychosocial risk groups: research findings and implications for early intervention
    Ellenor Mittendorfer-Rutz
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Granits väg 4, Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:205-12. 2008
    ..Effective collaboration among the sectors within health care and social services is crucial for early detection and adequate intervention...
  15. pmc The representation of suicide on the Internet: implications for clinicians
    Michael Westerlund
    Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Med Internet Res 14:e122. 2012
    ..A great deal of ambivalence is discernible as to whether online communication about suicide primarily should be seen as an opportunity or a serious threat...
  16. doi request reprint The state of psychiatry in Sweden
    Gergo Hadlaczky
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental lll Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:356-62. 2012
    ..Results from these analyses can be used for increasing quality of treatment...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence of pathological internet use among adolescents in Europe: demographic and social factors
    Tony Durkee
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Addiction 107:2210-22. 2012
    ..To investigate the prevalence of pathological internet use (PIU) and maladaptive internet use (MIU) among adolescents in 11 European countries in relation to demographic, social factors and internet accessibility...
  18. pmc The response inventory for stressful life events (RISLE) I. refinement of the 100-item version
    Emilio Ovuga
    The National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine and The Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Box 230 SE, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Afr Health Sci 5:137-44. 2005
    ..The Response Inventory for Stressful Life Events (RISLE) may be an appropriate tool, but requires validation...
  19. pmc Family-based study of AVPR1B association and interaction with stressful life events on depression and anxiety in suicide attempts
    Yair J Ben-Efraim
    The National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institute KI, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:1504-11. 2013
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  20. doi request reprint Maintaining confidentiality in prospective studies: anonymous repeated measurements via email (ARME) procedure
    Vladimir Carli
    National Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Med Ethics 38:127-9. 2012
    ..Strengths and limitations of the approach are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint The roles of knowledge and supervision in work with suicidal patients
    Inga Lill Ramberg
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 57:365-71. 2003
    ..Basic and specific training in suicidology is needed and cannot be replaced solely by supervision, since psychiatric staff often have to deal with suicidal patients in emergency situations and must be able to rely on their own skills...
  22. ncbi request reprint Familial clustering of suicidal behaviour and psychopathology in young suicide attempters. A register-based nested case control study
    Ellenor Mittendorfer-Rutz
    National Centre for Suicide Prevention and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Dept of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:28-36. 2008
    ..Most of these studies were predominantly carried out in clinical treatment settings and lacked statistical power to assess the independent and modifying influences of own and familial psychopathology and suicidal behaviour...
  23. doi request reprint Attempted suicide among immigrants in European countries: an international perspective
    Cendrine Bursztein Lipsicas
    National Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP at Karolinska Institute and Stockholm County Council s Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, WHO Lead Collaborating Centre of Mental Health Problems and Suicide across Europe, Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:241-51. 2012
    ..This study compares the frequencies of attempted suicide among immigrants and their hosts, between different immigrant groups, and between immigrants and their countries of origin...
  24. pmc Suicidal process, suicidal communication and psychosocial situation of young suicide attempters in a rural Vietnamese community
    Danuta Wasserman
    Swedish National and Stockholm County Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP at the Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, P O Box 230, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    World Psychiatry 7:47-53. 2008
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