MICHAEL DE BELLIS

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of child abuse
    Sue R Beers
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 13:235-41. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Biologic findings of post-traumatic stress disorder and child maltreatment
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3613, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:108-17. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in brain maturation in maltreatment-related pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder
    Michael D De Bellis
    Healthy Childhood Brain Development and Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3613, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 27:103-17. 2003
  4. pmc Neurodevelopmental biology associated with childhood sexual abuse
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 20:548-87. 2011
  5. pmc Behavioral risk elicits selective activation of the executive system in adolescents: clinical implications
    Richard H Yaxley
    Healthy Childhood Brain Development Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Durham, NC, USA
    Front Psychiatry 2:68. 2011
  6. pmc Neuropsychological findings in pediatric maltreatment: relationship of PTSD, dissociative symptoms, and abuse/neglect indices to neurocognitive outcomes
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical School, Durham, NC, USA
    Child Maltreat 18:171-83. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex, thalamus, and cerebellar volumes in adolescents and young adults with adolescent-onset alcohol use disorders and comorbid mental disorders
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1590-600. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar volumes in pediatric maltreatment-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Michael D De Bellis
    Healthy Childhood Brain Development and Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:697-703. 2006
  9. pmc Demographic, maltreatment, and neurobiological correlates of PTSD symptoms in children and adolescents
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Healthy Childhood Brain Development Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:570-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Segmented hippocampal volume in children and adolescents with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Larry A Tupler
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:523-9. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Adolescent Alcohol Abuse, PTSD & Hippocampal Development
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Pediatric maltreatment-related PTSD: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2000
  5. PTSD & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
  6. Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Sexually Abused Children
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2001
  8. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2001
  9. PTSD & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Frontal function in Adolescent Cannabis Use Disorders
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of child abuse
    Sue R Beers
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 13:235-41. 2002
    ..In this vulnerable population, longitudinal assessment well past the period of initial insult is imperative to assess the rate of development of skills, to identify deficient areas, and to plan appropriate interventions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Biologic findings of post-traumatic stress disorder and child maltreatment
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3613, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:108-17. 2003
    ..The following is a brief review of the most recent neurobiologic findings in child maltreatment and related PTSD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in brain maturation in maltreatment-related pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder
    Michael D De Bellis
    Healthy Childhood Brain Development and Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3613, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 27:103-17. 2003
    ..Recent investigations suggested that pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with adverse brain development. However, sex differences are poorly understood...
  4. pmc Neurodevelopmental biology associated with childhood sexual abuse
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 20:548-87. 2011
    ..This article will critically review the psychiatric problems associated with maltreatment and the emerging biologic stress system research with a special emphasis on what is known about victimization by sexual abuse...
  5. pmc Behavioral risk elicits selective activation of the executive system in adolescents: clinical implications
    Richard H Yaxley
    Healthy Childhood Brain Development Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Durham, NC, USA
    Front Psychiatry 2:68. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Neuropsychological findings in pediatric maltreatment: relationship of PTSD, dissociative symptoms, and abuse/neglect indices to neurocognitive outcomes
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical School, Durham, NC, USA
    Child Maltreat 18:171-83. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex, thalamus, and cerebellar volumes in adolescents and young adults with adolescent-onset alcohol use disorders and comorbid mental disorders
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1590-600. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Cerebellar volumes in pediatric maltreatment-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Michael D De Bellis
    Healthy Childhood Brain Development and Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:697-703. 2006
    ..We investigated the relationship between structural volumes of the cerebellum hemispheres, vermis, brainstem, and clinical variables in pediatric maltreatment-related PTSD...
  9. pmc Demographic, maltreatment, and neurobiological correlates of PTSD symptoms in children and adolescents
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Healthy Childhood Brain Development Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:570-7. 2010
    ..To examine the relationships of demographic, maltreatment, neurostructural and neuropsychological measures with total posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Segmented hippocampal volume in children and adolescents with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Larry A Tupler
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:523-9. 2006
    ..We also hypothesized that differences in PTSD subjects would be observed between boys and girls...
  11. pmc Neuropsychological findings in childhood neglect and their relationships to pediatric PTSD
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:868-78. 2009
    ..Trauma experiences may additionally contribute to subsequent neurodevelopmental risk in neglected children. (JINS, 2009, 15, 868-878.)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Childhood post-traumatic stress disorder: an overview
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3613, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 14:745-72, ix. 2005
    ..The importance of developmental and neurobiologic factors and the uniqueness of these factors to children are emphasized...
  13. ncbi request reprint Development of emotional facial recognition in late childhood and adolescence
    LAURA A THOMAS
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Dev Sci 10:547-58. 2007
    ..The results provide evidence for late developmental changes in emotional expression recognition with some specificity in the time course for distinct emotions...
  14. doi request reprint Neural substrates for processing task-irrelevant sad images in adolescents
    Lihong Wang
    Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, USA
    Dev Sci 11:23-32. 2008
    ..The pattern of activation to task-irrelevant emotional distraction suggests a possible immaturity of brain function in cognitive control over emotional distraction in adolescents...
  15. pmc Diffusion tensor measures of the corpus callosum in adolescents with adolescent onset alcohol use disorders
    Michael D De Bellis
    Duke Healthy Childhood Brain Development and Developmental Traumatology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:395-404. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological function in children with maltreatment-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Sue R Beers
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:483-6. 2002
    ..However, there are few studies of cognitive function in children with PTSD. The goal of the current study was to evaluate cognition in children with PTSD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Superior temporal gyrus volumes in maltreated children and adolescents with PTSD
    Michael D De Bellis
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Developmental Traumatology Program Developmental Family Health Clinic and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Rm 392, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:544-52. 2002
    ..Event-related potential abnormalities were previously reported in PTSD, implicating the existence of dysfunction in the primary auditory cortex and adjacent anterior auditory cortex of the STG in adult PTSD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Superior temporal gyrus volumes in pediatric generalized anxiety disorder
    Michael D De Bellis
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Developmental Traumatology Program Developmental Family Health Clinic and Neuroimaging Laboratory, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Rm 392, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:553-62. 2002
    ..Larger amygdala volumes were previously reported in pediatric GAD; however, the brain regions involved in social intelligence were not examined in this pilot study...
  19. ncbi request reprint The psychobiology of neglect
    Michael D De Bellis
    Duke University, USA
    Child Maltreat 10:150-72. 2005
    ..The author is comprehensively examining these issues as part of the Federal Child Neglect Consortium...
  20. ncbi request reprint Brain structures in pediatric maltreatment-related posttraumatic stress disorder: a sociodemographically matched study
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:1066-78. 2002
    ..Previous anatomical magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) brain studies have not controlled for socioeconomic status...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pituitary volumes in pediatric maltreatment-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Lisa A Thomas
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:752-8. 2004
    ..Previous findings suggest that corticotrophin-releasing hormone (CRH) is elevated in adults with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), maltreated children, and children with maltreatment-related PTSD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Physical and sexual abuse, depression and alcohol use disorders in adolescents: onsets and outcomes
    Duncan B Clark
    Department of Psychiatry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 69:51-60. 2003
    ..These results indicate that MDD among adolescents with AUD may be partly attributable to PS Abuse...
  23. ncbi request reprint Abuse and ACTH response to corticotropin-releasing factor
    Michael D De Bellis
    Am J Psychiatry 159:157; author reply 157-8;. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Developmental traumatology: a contributory mechanism for alcohol and substance use disorders
    Michael D De Bellis
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Developmental Traumatology Laboratory, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:155-70. 2002
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Research Grants27

  1. Adolescent Alcohol Abuse, PTSD & Hippocampal Development
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition to examining the differences among these groups, the effects of AUD age of onset, AUD severity, as well as alcohol consumption quantity, frequency, and duration, on adolescent hippocampal development will also be examined. ..
  2. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We further hypothesize that certain risk factors at Time-01 (e.g. age of onset of abuse, adverse life events, and biological measures) will predict the persistence of PTSD at Time-02. ..
  3. Pediatric maltreatment-related PTSD: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Exploring these biological markers in trauma-focused CBT + Sertraline and CBT + placebo is also proposed. ..
  4. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  5. PTSD & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We further hypothesize that certain risk factors at Time-01 (e.g. age of onset of abuse, adverse life events, and biological measures) will predict the persistence of PTSD at Time-02. ..
  6. Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Sexually Abused Children
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study will enhance our knowledge of neuroanatomical/neuropsychological concomitants of sexual abuse in exchange for additional image analysis. ..
  7. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  8. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  9. PTSD & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We further hypothesize that certain risk factors at Time-01 (e.g. age of onset of abuse, adverse life events, and biological measures) will predict the persistence of PTSD at Time-02. ..
  10. Frontal function in Adolescent Cannabis Use Disorders
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal has public health significance because we will comprehensively evaluate the effects of marijuana on adolescent brain and cognitive development, an understudied area. ..
  11. PTSD & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We further hypothesize that certain risk factors at Time-01 (e.g. age of onset of abuse, adverse life events, and biological measures) will predict the persistence of PTSD at Time-02. ..
  12. Adolescent Alcohol Abuse, PTSD & Hippocampal Development
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In addition to examining the differences among these groups, the effects of AUD age of onset, AUD severity, as well as alcohol consumption quantity, frequency, and duration, on adolescent hippocampal development will also be examined. ..
  13. Prefrontal Function in Adolescent Limited vs Life Course Persistent SUD
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding of brain dysfunction of addiction is critical for more effective treatments of adolescent substance abuse. ..
  14. Frontal function in Adolescent Cannabis Use Disorders
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal has public health significance because we will comprehensively evaluate the effects of marijuana on adolescent brain and cognitive development, an understudied area. ..
  15. Frontal function in Adolescent Cannabis Use Disorders
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This proposal has public health significance because we will comprehensively evaluate the effects of marijuana on adolescent brain and cognitive development, an understudied area. ..
  16. Adolescent Alcohol Abuse, PTSD & Hippocampal Development
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition to examining the differences among these groups, the effects of AUD age of onset, AUD severity, as well as alcohol consumption quantity, frequency, and duration, on adolescent hippocampal development will also be examined. ..
  17. PTSD & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We further hypothesize that certain risk factors at Time-01 (e.g. age of onset of abuse, adverse life events, and biological measures) will predict the persistence of PTSD at Time-02. ..
  18. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Adolescent Alcohol Abuse, PTSD & Hippocampal Development
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition to examining the differences among these groups, the effects of AUD age of onset, AUD severity, as well as alcohol consumption quantity, frequency, and duration, on adolescent hippocampal development will also be examined. ..
  20. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. CHILD NEGLECT--PSYCHOBIOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. PTSD & Childhood Sexual Abuse: Psychobiology
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We further hypothesize that certain risk factors at Time-01 (e.g. age of onset of abuse, adverse life events, and biological measures) will predict the persistence of PTSD at Time-02. ..
  23. Frontal function in Adolescent Cannabis Use Disorders
    MICHAEL DE BELLIS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This proposal has public health significance because we will comprehensively evaluate the effects of marijuana on adolescent brain and cognitive development, an understudied area. ..
  24. Prefrontal Function in Adolescent Limited vs Life Course Persistent SUD
    Michael Damingo De Bellis; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding of brain dysfunction of addiction is critical for more effective treatments of adolescent substance abuse. ..