K C Wells

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment-related changes in objectively measured parenting behaviors in the multimodal treatment study of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Karen C Wells
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:649-57. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Parenting and family stress treatment outcomes in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): an empirical analysis in the MTA study
    K C Wells
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 28:543-53. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive versus matched psychosocial treatment in the MTA study: conceptual and empirical issues
    K C Wells
    Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 3320, Durham, NC 20010, USA
    J Clin Child Psychol 30:131-5. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Anxiety as a predictor and outcome variable in the multimodal treatment study of children with ADHD (MTA)
    J S March
    Department of Psychiatry, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 28:527-41. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Multimodal treatment of ADHD in the MTA: an alternative outcome analysis
    C K Conners
    Attention Deficit Disorder Program, DUMC, 2200 West Main Street, Suite 230B, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:159-67. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Symptom profiles in children with ADHD: effects of comorbidity and gender
    J H Newcorn
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:137-46. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral intervention for depressed, substance-abusing adolescents: development and pilot testing
    John F Curry
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:656-65. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The moderating effects of children's fear and activity level on relations between parenting practices and childhood symptomatology
    C R Colder
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 25:251-63. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of ethnicity on treatment attendance, stimulant response/dose, and 14-month outcome in ADHD
    L Eugene Arnold
    Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:713-27. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Delinquent behavior and emerging substance use in the MTA at 36 months: prevalence, course, and treatment effects
    Brooke S G Molina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1028-40. 2007

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment-related changes in objectively measured parenting behaviors in the multimodal treatment study of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Karen C Wells
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:649-57. 2006
    ..The authors discuss the importance of changes in parenting behavior for families of children with ADHD and the need for reliable and objective measures in evaluating treatment outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Parenting and family stress treatment outcomes in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): an empirical analysis in the MTA study
    K C Wells
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 28:543-53. 2000
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the theoretical and empirically documented importance of negative parenting in the symptoms, comorbidities and long-term outcomes of ADHD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive versus matched psychosocial treatment in the MTA study: conceptual and empirical issues
    K C Wells
    Duke University Medical Center, P O Box 3320, Durham, NC 20010, USA
    J Clin Child Psychol 30:131-5. 2001
    ..I argue that the questions asked by the MTA study about psychosocial treatment were important, relevant, and were addressed well in the MTA study design...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anxiety as a predictor and outcome variable in the multimodal treatment study of children with ADHD (MTA)
    J S March
    Department of Psychiatry, DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 28:527-41. 2000
    ..When treating ADHD, it is important to search for comorbid anxiety and negative affectivity and to adjust treatment strategies accordingly...
  5. ncbi request reprint Multimodal treatment of ADHD in the MTA: an alternative outcome analysis
    C K Conners
    Attention Deficit Disorder Program, DUMC, 2200 West Main Street, Suite 230B, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:159-67. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Symptom profiles in children with ADHD: effects of comorbidity and gender
    J H Newcorn
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:137-46. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral intervention for depressed, substance-abusing adolescents: development and pilot testing
    John F Curry
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:656-65. 2003
    ..To develop a cognitive-behavioral treatment for depressed, substance-abusing adolescents, determine its feasibility, and test its association with symptomatic improvement...
  8. ncbi request reprint The moderating effects of children's fear and activity level on relations between parenting practices and childhood symptomatology
    C R Colder
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 25:251-63. 1997
    ..These findings suggest that integrating children's individual differences with parenting models enhances our understanding of the etiology of childhood symptomatology. The intervention implications of such an integration are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of ethnicity on treatment attendance, stimulant response/dose, and 14-month outcome in ADHD
    L Eugene Arnold
    Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:713-27. 2003
    ..Treatment for lower socioeconomic status minority children, especially if comorbid, should combine medication and behavioral treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Delinquent behavior and emerging substance use in the MTA at 36 months: prevalence, course, and treatment effects
    Brooke S G Molina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1028-40. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of stimulant medication on growth rates across 3 years in the MTA follow-up
    James M Swanson
    UCI Child Development Center, 19722 MacArthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1015-27. 2007
    ..To evaluate the hypothesis of stimulant medication effect on physical growth in the follow-up phase of the Multimodal Treatment Study of Children With ADHD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Secondary evaluations of MTA 36-month outcomes: propensity score and growth mixture model analyses
    James M Swanson
    UCI Child Development Center, 19722 MacArthur Blvd, Irvine, CA 92612, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1003-14. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint 3-year follow-up of the NIMH MTA study
    Peter S Jensen
    Center for the Advancement of Children s Mental Health, Unit 78, Columbia University NYSPI, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10027, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:989-1002. 2007
    ..This report examines 36-month outcomes, 2 years after treatment by the study ended...
  14. doi request reprint Evidence, interpretation, and qualification from multiple reports of long-term outcomes in the Multimodal Treatment study of Children With ADHD (MTA): part I: executive summary
    James Swanson
    UCI Child Development Center, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92612, USA
    J Atten Disord 12:4-14. 2008
    ..To review the primary and secondary findings from the Multimodal Treatment study of ADHD (MTA) published over the past decade as three sets of articles...
  15. ncbi request reprint Child and parent predictors of perceptions of parent--child relationship quality
    Alyson C Gerdes
    Marquette University, USA
    J Atten Disord 11:37-48. 2007
    ..The findings resolve a previous contradiction in the literature regarding the relationship between child depressive symptoms and parental perceptions of parent-child relationship quality...
  16. ncbi request reprint Peer-assessed outcomes in the multimodal treatment study of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Betsy Hoza
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2081, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:74-86. 2005
    ..Results indicated that children from all groups remained significantly impaired in their peer relationships...
  17. doi request reprint Evidence, interpretation, and qualification from multiple reports of long-term outcomes in the Multimodal Treatment Study of children with ADHD (MTA): Part II: supporting details
    James Swanson
    UCI Child Development Center, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92612, USA
    J Atten Disord 12:15-43. 2008
    ..To review and provide details about the primary and secondary findings from the Multimodal Treatment study of ADHD (MTA) published during the past decade as three sets of articles...
  18. ncbi request reprint Emergency/Adjunct services and attrition prevention for randomized clinical trials in children: the MTA manual-based solution
    Howard Abikoff
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, NYU Child Study Center, NYU School of Medicine, NY 10016, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:498-504. 2002
    ..Although the manual-based guidelines are especially applicable to multisite RCTs, many of the procedures in the ASAP Manual can apply to any treatment study in children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Response to commentary on the multimodal treatment study of ADHD (MTA): mining the meaning of the MTA
    James M Swanson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Irvine 92612, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 30:327-32. 2002
    ..Finally, we invite others to use the large and rich data set that will soon be available in the public domain, to perform secondary analyses to mine the meaning of the MTA and to evaluate theories of ADHD and response to treatments...
  20. ncbi request reprint The Coping Power program at the middle-school transition: universal and indicated prevention effects
    John E Lochman
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa 35487, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:S40-54. 2002
    ..The interventions also produced effects on 3 of the 4 predictor variable domains: children's social competence and self-regulation and parents' parenting skills...
  21. ncbi request reprint Childhood behavioral and emotional disorders
    William F Northey
    American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, 112 South Alfred, St Alexandria, Virginia 22314, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 29:523-45. 2003
    ..To date, cognitive behavioral family therapy and parent management have been the two models studied, almost exclusively. Implications for family therapy and future research are considered...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nine months of multicomponent behavioral treatment for ADHD and effectiveness of MTA fading procedures
    L Eugene Arnold
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 32:39-51. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Which treatment for whom for ADHD? Moderators of treatment response in the MTA
    Elizabeth B Owens
    Institute of Human Development, University of California, Berkeley 94720 1690, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:540-52. 2003
    ..No predictors or moderators emerged for behavioral and community comparison treatments. The authors discuss conceptual and clinical implications of research on treatment moderators...
  24. ncbi request reprint The relation between childhood proactive and reactive aggression and substance use initiation
    Paula J Fite
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:261-71. 2008
    ..However, high levels of reactive aggression that did not lead to peer rejection were negatively associated with risk for initiation of tobacco and marijuana use. Implications for intervention are discussed...
  25. doi request reprint Developmental trajectories of proactive and reactive aggression from fifth to ninth grade
    Paula J Fite
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:412-21. 2008
    ..However, 1-year cross-lagged paths indicated that proactive aggression predicted increases in delinquency, not vice versa...
  26. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status as a moderator of ADHD treatment outcomes
    Ricardo Rieppi
    Department of Psychology, St Johns University, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:269-77. 2002
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint The influence of maternal stress and distress on disruptive behavior problems in boys
    Tammy D Barry
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, 39406, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:265-73. 2005
    ..The current study examined how self-reported maternal stress and distress are associated with child disruptive behaviors...