G A Wasserman

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dichotic listening deficits and the prediction of substance use in young boys
    G A Wasserman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1032-9. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint The Yugoslavia Prospective Lead Study: contributions of prenatal and postnatal lead exposure to early intelligence
    G A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 22:811-8. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Contribution of maternal smoking during pregnancy and lead exposure to early child behavior problems
    G A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 23:13-21. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The voice DISC-IV with incarcerated male youths: prevalence of disorder
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:314-21. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between blood lead, bone lead and child intelligence
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and New York State Pyschiatric Institute, New York City, 10032, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 9:22-34. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Memory and anxiety in prepubertal boys at risk for delinquency
    D S Pine
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1024-31. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk at juvenile justice intake
    Gail A Wasserman
    Center for Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Division of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:239-49. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine exposures and dose-related cocaine effects on infant tone and behavior
    Claudia A Chiriboga
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:323-30. 2007
  9. pmc Water arsenic exposure and intellectual function in 6-year-old children in Araihazar, Bangladesh
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:285-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Developmental impacts of heavy metals and undernutrition
    Gail A Wasserman
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 102:212-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Dichotic listening deficits and the prediction of substance use in young boys
    G A Wasserman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1032-9. 1999
    ..The current study examines the relationship between verbal deficits, assessed through a dichotic listening test, and children's substance use...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Yugoslavia Prospective Lead Study: contributions of prenatal and postnatal lead exposure to early intelligence
    G A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 22:811-8. 2000
    ..Elevations in both prenatal and postnatal BPb were associated with small decrements in young children's intelligence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Contribution of maternal smoking during pregnancy and lead exposure to early child behavior problems
    G A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 23:13-21. 2001
    ..Because the present smoking/child behavior associations persist after control for individual and social factors also related to behavior problems, possible biological mediators are considered...
  4. ncbi request reprint The voice DISC-IV with incarcerated male youths: prevalence of disorder
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:314-21. 2002
    ..1) To accurately assess rate of psychiatric disorder in incarcerated juveniles, and (2) to examine the feasibility of using a self-administered, comprehensive structured psychiatric assessment with those youths...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between blood lead, bone lead and child intelligence
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and New York State Pyschiatric Institute, New York City, 10032, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 9:22-34. 2003
    ..1 points, respectively. Bone lead-IQ associations were stronger than those for blood lead, which nonetheless provide robust analogues. Current BPb, easy to obtain, provides a useful means for assessing Pb exposure/IQ associations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Memory and anxiety in prepubertal boys at risk for delinquency
    D S Pine
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:1024-31. 1999
    ..To examine the association between memory and anxiety symptoms in young urban-dwelling boys...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk at juvenile justice intake
    Gail A Wasserman
    Center for Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Division of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:239-49. 2006
    ..While more girls reported recent attempts regardless of depression, depressed boys' attempt risk was as high as girls'. Depression contributed more to attempt history than did substance disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine exposures and dose-related cocaine effects on infant tone and behavior
    Claudia A Chiriboga
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:323-30. 2007
    ..In humans, numerous studies have sought clinical correlates, but few have focused on dose-related effects, especially as regards neurologic function beyond the neonatal period...
  9. pmc Water arsenic exposure and intellectual function in 6-year-old children in Araihazar, Bangladesh
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:285-9. 2007
    ..We recently reported results of a cross-sectional investigation of intellectual function in 10-year-olds in Bangladesh, who had been exposed to arsenic from drinking water in their home wells...
  10. doi request reprint Developmental impacts of heavy metals and undernutrition
    Gail A Wasserman
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 102:212-7. 2008
    ..Stunting affects more than 25% of young children in developing countries. The combined neurocognitive loss from both risks, although rarely jointly studied, represents a substantial loss of global potential...
  11. doi request reprint Lifetime suicide attempts in juvenile assessment center youth
    Scott Nolen
    Center for Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Division of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 12:111-23. 2008
    ..JACs need to develop protocols for identifying suicide risk; further, since suicide history predicts future attempts, Anxiety Disordered boys may be at particular risk...
  12. doi request reprint Juvenile probation officers' mental health decision making
    Gail A Wasserman
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for the Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Columbia University NY State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive Unit 78, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:410-22. 2008
    ..Probation officers were especially likely to underidentify internalizing disorders. Policy implications for promoting identification of mental health needs and improving linkage to community service providers are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Prenatal cocaine exposure and prolonged focus attention. Poor infant information processing ability or precocious maturation of attentional systems?
    Claudia A Chiriboga
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Dev Neurosci 31:149-58. 2009
    ..Whether focused attention findings impact long term development awaits further study...
  14. ncbi request reprint A cure for crime: can mental health treatment diversion reduce crime among youth?
    Alison Evans Cuellar
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University, New York, USA
    J Policy Anal Manage 25:197-214. 2006
    ..In addition, it evaluates the effect of a mental health diversion program for youth that was implemented in Texas. The paper finds that mental health diversion can be used effectively to delay or prevent youth recidivism...
  15. pmc Water manganese exposure and children's intellectual function in Araihazar, Bangladesh
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:124-9. 2006
    ..S. Environmental Protection Agency lifetime health advisory level. We conclude that in both Bangladesh and the United States, some children are at risk for Mn-induced neurotoxicity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Mental health assessments in juvenile justice: report on the consensus conference
    Gail A Wasserman
    Center for the Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Department of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:752-61. 2003
    ..The proposed guidelines for mental health assessment provide explicit information about how, why, and when to obtain mental health information on justice youths at each important juncture in processing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Screening for emergent risk and service needs among incarcerated youth: comparing MAYSI-2 and Voice DISC-IV
    Gail A Wasserman
    Center for Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Division of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, NYC, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:629-39. 2004
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  18. doi request reprint Evaluating Project Connect: improving juvenile probationers' mental health and substance use service access
    Gail A Wasserman
    Center for the Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, NY State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:393-405. 2009
    ..Compared to Baseline, under Project Connect, referred youths were 2.7 times as likely to access services, regardless of youth or county characteristics, service availability, or when the intervention took place...
  19. pmc Water arsenic exposure and children's intellectual function in Araihazar, Bangladesh
    Gail A Wasserman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1329-33. 2004
    ..5 microg/L. The association was generally stronger for well-water As than for urinary As...
  20. pmc Gender differences in psychiatric disorders at juvenile probation intake
    Gail A Wasserman
    Center for Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 78, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:131-7. 2005
    ..We identified gender differences in psychiatric disorders among youths at probation intake...
  21. ncbi request reprint Paper and voice MAYSI-2: format comparability and concordance with the voice DISC-IV
    Maureen A Hayes
    Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    Assessment 12:395-403. 2005
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  22. ncbi request reprint Child development: risk factors for adverse outcomes in developing countries
    Susan P Walker
    Epidemiology Research Unit, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica
    Lancet 369:145-57. 2007
    ..Furthermore, risks often occur together or cumulatively, with concomitant increased adverse effects on the development of the world's poorest children...
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in incarcerated youths
    Gail A Wasserman
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1011. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Contribution of parent report to voice DISC-IV diagnosis among incarcerated youths
    Susan J Ko
    National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:868-77. 2004
    ..To examine the contribution of parent report to youth report in defining psychiatric "caseness" among incarcerated youths. The authors compared reports with each other and examined the influence of varying case definitions...