Danuta Wasserman

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint School-based suicide prevention programmes: the SEYLE cluster-randomised, controlled trial
    Danuta Wasserman
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Lancet 385:1536-44. 2015
  2. pmc Pathological Internet use among European adolescents: psychopathology and self-destructive behaviours
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:1093-102. 2014
  3. 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
  4. 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
  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. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. doi request reprint School-based suicide prevention programmes: the SEYLE cluster-randomised, controlled trial
    Danuta Wasserman
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Lancet 385:1536-44. 2015
    ..Suicidal behaviours in adolescents are a major public health problem and evidence-based prevention programmes are greatly needed. We aimed to investigate the efficacy of school-based preventive interventions of suicidal behaviours...
  2. pmc Pathological Internet use among European adolescents: psychopathology and self-destructive behaviours
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:1093-102. 2014
    ..At the clinical and public health levels, targeting PIU among adolescents in the early stages could potentially lead to improvements of psychological well-being and a reduction of suicidal behaviours. ..
  3. 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
    ....
  4. 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...
  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. 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...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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
    ....
  13. 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
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Serious suicidal behaviors: socio-demographic and clinical features in a multinational, multicenter sample
    Vladimir Carli
    Vladimir Carli, Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Italy, and National Prevention of Suicide and Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:44-52. 2014
    ..Declared suicidal intent and physical danger are both considered important components in defining suicidal behaviors (SB)...
  15. pmc Repetition of attempted suicide among immigrants in Europe
    Cendrine Bursztein Lipsicas
    Doctoral Graduate, National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health, Karolinska Institute and Stockholm County Council s Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, Stockholm, Sweden
    Can J Psychiatry 59:539-47. 2014
    ..To compare frequencies of suicide attempt repetition in immigrants and local European populations, and the timing of repetition in these groups...
  16. 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
    ..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...
  17. 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
    ....
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint Mental Health First Aid is an effective public health intervention for improving knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour: a meta-analysis
    Gergo Hadlaczky
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Rev Psychiatry 26:467-75. 2014
    ..The MHFA programme appears recommendable for public health action...
  26. doi request reprint Genome-wide association studies of suicidal behaviors: a review
    Marcus Sokolowski
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institute KI, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:1567-77. 2014
    ..We conclude that GWAS should have a lot more potential to show in the case of suicidal outcomes, than what has yet been realized. ..
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Trends in adolescent suicide mortality in the WHO European Region
    Ellenor Mittendorfer Rutz
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 13:321-31. 2004
    ..Increases in female adolescent suicide rates were marginally affected by changes in classification practices and were accompanied primarily by declining suicide rates in females of 20 years and over...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. doi request reprint Suicide mortality trends in the Nordic countries 1980-2009
    David Titelman
    David Titelman, National Center of Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 67:414-23. 2013
    ..The Nordic countries provide a suitable setting for comparing trends in suicide mortality. The aim of this report is to compare suicide trends by age, gender, region and methods in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden 1980-2009...
  32. 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
    ....