Susan Hatters Friedman
Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
- Child murder by mothers: a critical analysis of the current state of knowledge and a research agendaSusan Hatters Friedman
Department of Psychiatry Hanna Pavilion, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Am J Psychiatry 162:1578-87. 2005..However, little is known about factors that confer risk to children. The authors review the literature to identify predictors of maternal filicide and identify gaps in knowledge about maternal filicide...
- Gender differences in criminality: bipolar disorder with co-occurring substance abuseSusan Hatters Friedman
Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Hanna Pavilion, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:188-95. 2005..Implications from this pilot study include the need for earlier identification of bipolar disorder and for the increased availability of psychiatric and substance abuse services within correctional facilities...
- Child murder committed by severely mentally III mothers: an examination of mothers found not guilty by reason of insanity. 2005 Honorable Mention/Richard Rosner Award for the best paper by a fellow in forensic psychiatry or forensic psychologySusan Hatters Friedman
Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Department of Psychiatry, Hanna Pavilion, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
J Forensic Sci 50:1466-71. 2005..Psychiatrists should perform careful risk assessments for filicide in mothers with mental illnesses...
- Filicide-suicide: common factors in parents who kill their children and themselvesSusan Hatters Friedman
Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Hanna Pavilion, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, 44106, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:496-504. 2005..The data support the hypothesis that traditional risk factors for violence appear different from commonly occurring factors in filicide-suicide. This descriptive study represents a step toward understanding filicide-suicide risk...
- Menopause-related quality of life in chronically mentally ill womenSusan Hatters Friedman
Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
Int J Psychiatry Med 35:259-71. 2005..Menopause is an important life event that has not yet been well characterized among women with severe mental illness. Our goal was to evaluate menopause-related quality of life among severely mentally ill women...
- Psychiatrists' knowledge about maternal filicidal thoughtsSusan H Friedman
Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Compr Psychiatry 49:106-10. 2008..Psychiatrists were expected to underestimate the prevalence maternal thoughts of harming their children. It was hypothesized that psychiatrists often do not ask their patients about these thoughts...
- Characteristics of women who deny or conceal pregnancySusan Hatters Friedman
Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare Northfield Campus, 1756 Sagamore Rd, P O Box 305, Northfield, OH 44067 0305, USA
Psychosomatics 48:117-22. 2007..Strikingly, psychiatric consultation was rare for women who had denied or concealed their pregnancies, and yet they would often subsequently take responsibility for their infants...
- Menopause knowledge and subjective experience among peri- and postmenopausal women with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and major depressionMartha Sajatovic
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 194:173-8. 2006..Larger-scale studies evaluating the effects of menopause on serious mental illness are needed to clarify how menopause affects illness outcomes in women with serious mental illness...
- Fathers who kill their children: an analysis of the literatureSara G West
Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
J Forensic Sci 54:463-8. 2009..Considering this risk, clinicians should inquire about thoughts of harming children, partners, and themselves...
- Clinical characteristics and length of hospital stay among older adults with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder, depression, and dementiaMartha Sajatovic
Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 17:3-8. 2004..Additional studies are needed on outcomes of serious chronic psychiatric illnesses in later life to optimize care environments for older adult psychiatric patients...
- Characteristics of women who do not seek prenatal care and implications for preventionSusan Hatters Friedman
Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 38:174-81. 2009..To describe characteristics of women without prenatal care and their reasons for not seeking prenatal care...
- Commentary: postpartum psychosis, infanticide, and insanity--implications for forensic psychiatrySusan Hatters Friedman
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 40:326-32. 2012..In this article, we discuss postpartum psychosis, infanticide law, and research regarding mothers who kill, and we make recommendations to forensic psychiatrists...
- Incidence and prevalence of intimate partner violence by and against women with severe mental illnessSusan Hatters Friedman
Department of Psychiatry and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4945, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:471-80. 2007..Directions for future research and suggestions for clinical practice are presented...
- Treatment of perinatal delusional disorder: a case reportSusan Hatters Friedman
University Hospitals of Cleveland, North East Ohio Health Services, 44106, USA
Int J Psychiatry Med 33:391-4. 2003..Her delusional beliefs did not recur, nor did she have postpartum depression or psychosis...