William R Beardslee

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dissemination of family-centered prevention for military and veteran families: adaptations and adoption within community and military systems of care
    William R Beardslee
    Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 16:394-409. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Military and veteran family-centered preventive interventions and care: making meaning of experiences over time
    William R Beardslee
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Twenty One Autumn Street, Suite 130 2, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 16:341-3. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Developmental risk of depression: experience matters
    William R Beardslee
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:261-78, vii. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Transmission and prevention of mood disorders among children of affectively ill parents: a review
    William R Beardslee
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:1098-109. 2011
  5. pmc Family-centered preventive intervention for military families: implications for implementation science
    William Beardslee
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street, Suite 130 2, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Prev Sci 12:339-48. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Family Connections: an approach for strengthening early care systems in facing depression and adversity
    William R Beardslee
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 80:482-95. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Adaptation of the preventive intervention program for depression for use with predominantly low-income Latino families
    Eugene J D'Angelo
    Division of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02110, USA
    Fam Process 48:269-91. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease and subsyndromal depression
    Eva Szigethy
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1290-8. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Long-term impact of family arguments and physical violence on adult functioning at age 30 years: findings from the simmons longitudinal study
    Angela D Paradis
    Simmons College School of Social Work, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:290-8. 2009
  10. pmc Nothing can defeat combined hands (Abashize hamwe ntakibananira): protective processes and resilience in Rwandan children and families affected by HIV/AIDS
    Theresa Stichick Betancourt
    Department of Global Health and Population, Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, 651 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Soc Sci Med 73:693-701. 2011

Research Grants

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Dissemination of family-centered prevention for military and veteran families: adaptations and adoption within community and military systems of care
    William R Beardslee
    Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 16:394-409. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Military and veteran family-centered preventive interventions and care: making meaning of experiences over time
    William R Beardslee
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Twenty One Autumn Street, Suite 130 2, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 16:341-3. 2013
    ..They also emphasize the need for families to understand and make meaning together of the experiences they have undergone and that this is a long-term, ongoing, dynamic, and interactive process. ..
  3. doi request reprint Developmental risk of depression: experience matters
    William R Beardslee
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:261-78, vii. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Transmission and prevention of mood disorders among children of affectively ill parents: a review
    William R Beardslee
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:1098-109. 2011
    ..To provide a conceptual review of the literature on children of depressed parents over the past 12 years...
  5. pmc Family-centered preventive intervention for military families: implications for implementation science
    William Beardslee
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street, Suite 130 2, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Prev Sci 12:339-48. 2011
    ..Data are presented to describe the range of services offered, as well as initial intervention outcomes. It proved possible to develop the intervention rapidly and to deploy it consistently and effectively...
  6. doi request reprint Family Connections: an approach for strengthening early care systems in facing depression and adversity
    William R Beardslee
    Harvard Medical School, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 80:482-95. 2010
    ..Teachers were better able to deal with the challenges presented by parents and children. Results suggest that center-wide staff-focused training and consultation approaches deserve consideration...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adaptation of the preventive intervention program for depression for use with predominantly low-income Latino families
    Eugene J D'Angelo
    Division of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02110, USA
    Fam Process 48:269-91. 2009
    ..The therapeutic alliance with the preventionists was experienced as quite positive by the mothers. A case example illustrates how the intervention was adapted...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease and subsyndromal depression
    Eva Szigethy
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1290-8. 2007
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Long-term impact of family arguments and physical violence on adult functioning at age 30 years: findings from the simmons longitudinal study
    Angela D Paradis
    Simmons College School of Social Work, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:290-8. 2009
    ..To prospectively examine the extent to which an increase in family arguments by age 15 years and the occurrence of family physical violence by age 18 years are related to deficits in key domains of adult functioning at age 30 years...
  10. pmc Nothing can defeat combined hands (Abashize hamwe ntakibananira): protective processes and resilience in Rwandan children and families affected by HIV/AIDS
    Theresa Stichick Betancourt
    Department of Global Health and Population, Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, 651 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Soc Sci Med 73:693-701. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint A family-based approach to the prevention of depressive symptoms in children at risk: evidence of parental and child change
    William R Beardslee
    Judge Baker Children s Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e119-31. 2003
    ..In addition, we hypothesized that this parental change would produce change in children's self-understanding, and in children's depressive symptomatology...
  12. doi request reprint Prevention of depression in at-risk adolescents: longer-term effects
    William R Beardslee
    Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts2Judge Baker Children s Center, Boston, Massachusetts
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:1161-70. 2013
    ..Adolescent offspring of depressed parents are at high risk for experiencing depressive disorders themselves...
  13. ncbi request reprint Case study: longitudinal treatment of adolescents with depression and inflammatory bowel disease
    Eva Szigethy
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:396-400. 2006
    ..To assess longitudinal maintenance of improvements in depression, anxiety, global functioning, and physical health perception in 11 adolescents at 6 and 12 months following completion of manual-based cognitive-behavioral therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Exposure to violence and low-income children's mental health: direct, moderated, and mediated relations
    John C Buckner
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:413-23. 2004
    ..Regression analyses indicated that self-esteem and a measure of perceived chronic danger may partially mediate the link between violence exposure and mental health symptoms...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adolescent suicidal ideation as predictive of psychopathology, suicidal behavior, and compromised functioning at age 30
    Helen Z Reinherz
    Simmons Longitudinal Study, Simmons College School of Social Work, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1226-32. 2006
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Self-regulation and its relations to adaptive functioning in low income youths
    John C Buckner
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:19-30. 2009
    ..Findings are discussed in light of their implications for theory and intervention for children of diverse economic backgrounds...
  17. ncbi request reprint The prevention of depression in children and adolescents: a review
    Tracy R G Gladstone
    Wellesley Centers for Women, Wellesley College, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 54:212-21. 2009
    ..To review the recent literature on the prevention of clinical diagnoses of depression in children and adolescents...
  18. doi request reprint Validating the Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale for Children in Rwanda
    Theresa Betancourt
    Research Program on Children and Global Adversity, Fran├žois Xavier Bagnoud FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, 651 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:1284-92. 2012
    ..Although the CES-DC is widely used for depression screening in high-income countries, its validity in low-income and culturally diverse settings, including sub-Saharan Africa, is unknown...
  19. doi request reprint Momentary affective states surrounding sexual intercourse in depressed adolescents and young adults
    Lydia A Shrier
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1161-71. 2012
    ..The findings suggest that depressed youth may have sex to regulate their positive affect and have implications for provision of their mental and physical health care...
  20. doi request reprint Emerging adulthood and the perception of parental depression
    Girija Kaimal
    Temple University College of Education, Ritter Annex 443, 1301 Cecil B Moore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Qual Health Res 20:1213-28. 2010
    ..Some respondents with depression in both parents and/or siblings revealed changes in perception toward one parent but no change toward other family members with depression...
  21. ncbi request reprint Temporal associations between depressive symptoms and self-reported sexually transmitted disease among adolescents
    Lydia A Shrier
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:599-606. 2002
    ..To examine the longitudinal associations between depressive symptoms and self-reported sexually transmitted disease (STD) diagnosis among adolescents...
  22. ncbi request reprint Testimonial psychotherapy for adolescent refugees: a case series
    Stuart L Lustig
    Harvard University, Boston University, USA
    Transcult Psychiatry 41:31-45. 2004
    ..This article describes the testimonial process with three Sudanese adolescents (the so-called 'Lost Boys'), which appeared feasible and safe. An efficacy study is underway...
  23. ncbi request reprint Tolerability of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in thirty-nine children under age seven: a retrospective chart review
    Marcia L Zuckerman
    Psychopharmacology Program, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, MA 02115, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:165-74. 2007
    ..To characterize the adverse effects of treatment with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) started in children under age 7 yr...
  24. pmc Understanding locally, culturally, and contextually relevant mental health problems among Rwandan children and adolescents affected by HIV/AIDS
    Theresa S Betancourt
    Department of Global Health and Population, Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    AIDS Care 23:401-12. 2011
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression in adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease: a pilot study
    Eva Szigethy
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1469-77. 2004
    ..To evaluate the safety and feasibility of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for depression in physically ill adolescents...
  26. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and inflammatory bowel disease in children and adolescents: a cross-sectional study
    Eva Szigethy
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 39:395-403. 2004
    ..This study assessed the rates of depressive symptoms in older children and adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and the associations between depressive symptoms and IBD disease characteristics...
  27. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of resilient youths living in poverty: the role of self-regulatory processes
    John C Buckner
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:139-62. 2003
    ..Study findings are discussed with regard to the theoretical framework of self-regulation and their implications for preventive intervention...
  28. pmc Affect and sexual behavior in adolescents: a review of the literature and comparison of momentary sampling with diary and retrospective self-report methods of measurement
    Lydia A Shrier
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e573-81. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Consultation-liaison psychiatry: a longitudinal and integrated approach
    Eva M Szigethy
    Harvard University Medical School, Boston, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:373-8. 2002
  30. doi request reprint Prevention of mental disorders, substance abuse, and problem behaviors: a developmental perspective
    William R Beardslee
    Baer Prevention Initiatives, Children s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:247-54. 2011
    ..Further systemic recommendations are to prioritize prevention and to coordinate and facilitate research on preventive practices in order to reduce suffering, create healthier families, and save money...
  31. ncbi request reprint Children's responses to low parental mood. II: Associations with family perceptions of parenting styles and child distress
    Tytti Solantaus-Simula
    National Research and Development Centre and Helsinki University Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Finland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:287-95. 2002
    ..They then hypothesized that these response patterns were related to parenting styles and to discrepancies in family members' perceptions of parenting and child mental distress...
  32. ncbi request reprint Children's responses to low parental mood. I: Balancing between active empathy, overinvolvement, indifference, and avoidance
    Tytti Solantaus-Simula
    National Research and Development Centre and Helsinki University Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Finland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:278-86. 2002
    ..The aims were to study children's behavioral and emotional responses to parental low mood, and the associations of these responses with parental depressive symptoms and the children's own mental distress...
  33. ncbi request reprint Change in prevalence of psychiatric disorders from ages 21 to 30 in a community sample
    Jennifer L Tanner
    Rutgers University, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:298-306. 2007
    ..Results of this study have implications for mental health service planning in emerging adulthood...
  34. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial intervention development for the prevention and treatment of depression: promoting innovation and increasing access
    Steven D Hollon
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:610-30. 2002
    ....

Research Grants18

  1. 2/4-Prevention of Depression: Impact on the Transition to Early Adulthood
    William Beardslee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This study also will identify youth who are most likely to benefit from this program, and will inform us about how to create future prevention programs that help those youth who did not benefit. ..
  2. Prevention of Depression in At-Risk Adolescents
    William Beardslee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application is based in Nashville (Judy Garber, PI), and interlocks with applications from Boston (William Beardslee, PI), Pittsburgh (David Brent, PI), and Portland (Greg Clarke, PI). ..
  3. PREVENTION FOR FAMILIES WITH AFFECTIVE DISORDER
    William Beardslee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The pilot families, who have been followed for three to four years, have reported sustained effects. Differences between groups were also sustained. ..
  4. PREVENTION FOR FAMILIES WITH AFFECTIVE DISORDER
    William Beardslee; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The data set from the proposed study will be combined with the data from the pilot study to obtain a large enough sample followed for a sufficient period to test preventive intervention effects...
  5. 2/4-Prevention of Depression: Impact on the Transition to Early Adulthood
    TRACY G GLADSTONE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study also will identify youth who are most likely to benefit from this program, and will inform us about how to create future prevention programs that help those youth who did not benefit. ..