Christianne Esposito-Smythers

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescent perceptions of a suicide prevention group on an inpatient unit
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 10:265-75. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The relative contribution of diagnostic and psychosocial factors in the prediction of adolescent suicidal ideation
    Christianne L Esposito
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:386-95. 2003
  3. pmc Challenges and opportunities in the treatment of adolescents with substance use disorder and suicidal behavior
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Subst Abus 29:5-17. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Child comorbidity, maternal mood disorder, and perceptions of family functioning among bipolar youth
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:955-64. 2006
  5. pmc Cognitive behavioral treatment for suicidal alcohol abusing adolescents: development and pilot testing
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Addict 15:126-30. 2006
  6. pmc Significance of cigarette smoking among youths with bipolar disorder
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Addict 17:364-71. 2008
  7. pmc Substance use disorders among adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:469-78. 2008
  8. pmc Factors associated with mental health service utilization among bipolar youth
    Christie J Rizzo
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, CAAS, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Bipolar Disord 9:839-50. 2007
  9. pmc Preliminary findings regarding overweight and obesity in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1953-9. 2008
  10. pmc Comparison of manic and depressive symptoms between children and adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders
    Boris Birmaher
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:52-62. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Psychopathology, Cognition, and Suicide in Adolescents
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescent perceptions of a suicide prevention group on an inpatient unit
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 10:265-75. 2006
    ..However, some differences did emerge as a function of history of prior suicidal behavior. Recommendations for future treatment research with suicidal adolescent psychiatric inpatients are offered...
  2. ncbi request reprint The relative contribution of diagnostic and psychosocial factors in the prediction of adolescent suicidal ideation
    Christianne L Esposito
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:386-95. 2003
    ..Further, they suggest that adolescents presenting with psychiatric disorders, high levels of stress, and poor social support networks should be monitored for suicidality...
  3. pmc Challenges and opportunities in the treatment of adolescents with substance use disorder and suicidal behavior
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Subst Abus 29:5-17. 2008
    ..We conclude with recommendations for future treatment development research in this very important area...
  4. ncbi request reprint Child comorbidity, maternal mood disorder, and perceptions of family functioning among bipolar youth
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:955-64. 2006
    ..To examine the association between youth comorbid psychiatric disorders, maternal mood disorder, and perceptions of family cohesion and conflict among youth diagnosed with pediatric bipolar disorder (PBD)...
  5. pmc Cognitive behavioral treatment for suicidal alcohol abusing adolescents: development and pilot testing
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Addict 15:126-30. 2006
    ..Preliminary results suggest that integrated outpatient cognitive behavioral treatment for alcohol abusing suicidal adolescents is feasible, acceptable, and associated with symptomatic improvement...
  6. pmc Significance of cigarette smoking among youths with bipolar disorder
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Addict 17:364-71. 2008
    ..Daily heavy smokers had greater prevalence of SUD and suicide attempts, and worse depression versus daily light smokers. Smoking among youths with BP is independently associated with suicide attempts and SUD...
  7. pmc Substance use disorders among adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:469-78. 2008
    ..We set out to examine the prevalence and correlates of substance use disorders (SUD) in a large sample of adolescents with bipolar disorder (BP)...
  8. pmc Factors associated with mental health service utilization among bipolar youth
    Christie J Rizzo
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, CAAS, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Bipolar Disord 9:839-50. 2007
    ..Demographic variables, youth bipolar characteristics, youth comorbid conditions, and parental psychopathology were examined as predictors of treatment utilization across different levels of care...
  9. pmc Preliminary findings regarding overweight and obesity in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Benjamin I Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1953-9. 2008
    ..Overweight/obesity is highly prevalent among adults with bipolar disorder and has been associated with illness severity. Little is known regarding overweight/obesity among youth with bipolar disorder...
  10. pmc Comparison of manic and depressive symptoms between children and adolescents with bipolar spectrum disorders
    Boris Birmaher
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:52-62. 2009
    ..To compare the most severe lifetime (current or past) mood symptoms, duration of illness, and rates of lifetime comorbid disorders among youth with bipolar spectrum disorders [BP (bipolar-I, bipolar-II and bipolar-not otherwise specified)]...
  11. pmc Associations of the dopamine D4 receptor gene VNTR polymorphism with drug use in adolescent psychiatric inpatients
    John E McGeary
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 86:401-6. 2007
    ..Examination of the DRD4 in an adolescent sample may provide evidence of a mechanism of this putative relationship...
  12. pmc Irritability without elation in a large bipolar youth sample: frequency and clinical description
    Jeffrey Hunt
    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:730-9. 2009
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  13. pmc Associations of the DRD2 TaqIA polymorphism with impulsivity and substance use: preliminary results from a clinical sample of adolescents
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, United States
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 93:306-12. 2009
    ..It is also possible that DRD2 is related to a behavioral phenotype common to externalizing disorders and substance use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Attempted and completed suicide in adolescence
    Anthony Spirito
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies and Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 2:237-66. 2006
    ..Findings from prevention and intervention studies are modest and indicate the need for substantially more theory-driven treatment research...
  15. pmc Gender, social support, and depression in criminal justice-involved adolescents
    Jennifer E Johnson
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, 700 Butler Drive, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 55:1096-109. 2011
    ..Results suggest that nonparent family members, especially siblings and extended family, provide important emotional resources for teens in the criminal justice system...
  16. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Children's Interview for Psychiatric Syndromes (ChIPS) with psychiatrically hospitalized adolescents
    Lance P Swenson
    Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1482-90. 2007
    ..To examine the concurrent validity of the Children's Interview for Psychiatric Syndromes (ChIPS) for adolescent inpatients...
  17. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy for adolescent depression and suicidality
    Anthony Spirito
    Division of Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 20:191-204. 2011
    ..A description of some of the core cognitive, affective, and behavioral techniques used in CBT treatments of suicidal ideation and behavior in depressed adolescents is included...
  18. ncbi request reprint Adolescent substance use and suicidal behavior: a review with implications for treatment research
    Christianne Esposito-Smythers
    Brown Medical School and Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:77S-88S. 2004
    ..Finally, we conclude with proposed directions for future research, including the development of integrated interventions tailored to adolescents with these co-occurring problems...
  19. pmc Cognitive and social factors associated with NSSI and suicide attempts in psychiatrically hospitalized adolescents
    Jennifer Wolff
    The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 1 Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 41:1005-13. 2013
    ..No significant demographic or diagnostic differences were found between the NSSI and SA groups. Limitations and clinical implications of the current research are discussed. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Adolescent alcohol misuse: methodological issues for enhancing treatment research
    Suzanne M Colby
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Addiction 99:47-62. 2004
    ..The objective of this article is to present an overview of the current state of the field of adolescent alcohol treatment research and to discuss several priorities for future research directions...

Research Grants2

  1. Psychopathology, Cognition, and Suicide in Adolescents
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2006
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