Susan dosReis

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The meaning of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder medication and parents' initiation and continuity of treatment for their child
    Susan dosReis
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:377-83. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Parental attitudes and involvement in psychopharmacological treatment for ADHD: a conceptual model
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 20:135-41. 2008
  3. pmc Antipsychotic treatment patterns and hospitalizations among adults with schizophrenia
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Schizophr Res 101:304-11. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Coming to terms with ADHD: how urban African-American families come to seek care for their children
    Susan dosReis
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:636-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Attitudes about stimulant medication for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder among African American families in an inner city community
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 33:423-30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple psychotropic medication use for youths: a two-state comparison
    Susan dosReis
    Johns Hopkins Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:68-77. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Multimodal treatment for ADHD among youths in three Medicaid subgroups: disabled, foster care, and low income
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1041-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint A guide for managing acute aggressive behavior of youths in residential and inpatient treatment facilities
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at John Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1357-63. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic dosing and concurrent psychotropic treatments for Medicaid-insured individuals with schizophrenia
    Susan dosReis
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Baltimore, MD 21287 3325, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:607-17. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Connections to outpatient mental health care of youths with repeat emergency department visits for psychiatric crises
    Emily Frosch
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:646-9. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc The meaning of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder medication and parents' initiation and continuity of treatment for their child
    Susan dosReis
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:377-83. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine parents' early understanding of medication for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in relation to decisions to initiate and continue treatment for their child...
  2. doi request reprint Parental attitudes and involvement in psychopharmacological treatment for ADHD: a conceptual model
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 20:135-41. 2008
    ..It is hoped that this research will stimulate innovative approaches for tailoring treatments that are respectful of the individual needs of children and their families...
  3. pmc Antipsychotic treatment patterns and hospitalizations among adults with schizophrenia
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Schizophr Res 101:304-11. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that continuous antipsychotic treatment would be associated with fewer hospitalizations and shorter lengths of stay...
  4. ncbi request reprint Coming to terms with ADHD: how urban African-American families come to seek care for their children
    Susan dosReis
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:636-41. 2007
    ..This study investigated how parents' interpretations of their child's disruptive or inattentive behaviors led them to seek medical care that resulted in a diagnosis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Attitudes about stimulant medication for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder among African American families in an inner city community
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 33:423-30. 2006
    ..Views did not differ between participants whose child had or had not received counseling. Additional studies are needed to clarify whether such views impact treatment choices and health outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple psychotropic medication use for youths: a two-state comparison
    Susan dosReis
    Johns Hopkins Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:68-77. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare multiple psychotropic use among youths enrolled in two U.S. mid-Atlantic state Medicaid and state Children's Health Insurance Programs (SCHIP)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Multimodal treatment for ADHD among youths in three Medicaid subgroups: disabled, foster care, and low income
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1041-8. 2004
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  8. ncbi request reprint A guide for managing acute aggressive behavior of youths in residential and inpatient treatment facilities
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at John Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1357-63. 2003
    ..The authors caution that the recommendations should be used in accordance with current regulations of the Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic dosing and concurrent psychotropic treatments for Medicaid-insured individuals with schizophrenia
    Susan dosReis
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Baltimore, MD 21287 3325, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:607-17. 2002
    ..Likewise, concurrent antiparkinsonian treatment exceeded the 1990 World Health Organization recommendations...
  10. doi request reprint Connections to outpatient mental health care of youths with repeat emergency department visits for psychiatric crises
    Emily Frosch
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:646-9. 2011
    ..This study examined connections to outpatient mental health care before and between an initial and subsequent pediatric psychiatric emergency department visit...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic practice patterns for youth: a 10-year perspective
    Julie Magno Zito
    Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, University of Maryland, 100 Greene St, Room 5 13, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:17-25. 2003
    ..To examine changes in the full spectrum of psychotropic medication treatment for youths from 1987 to 1996...
  12. doi request reprint Barriers to mental health care for urban, lower income families referred from pediatric primary care
    Justine Larson
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 40:159-67. 2013
    ..20, 0.06-0.83; P = 0.03). Therefore, we conclude that parental concerns about mental health care may be important for engagement in treatment...
  13. pmc Antipsychotic treatment patterns and aggressive behavior among adolescents in residential facilities
    Leslie Miller
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 40:97-110. 2013
    ..Despite persistent antipsychotic use at higher doses, youth in the high and moderate S/R groups continued to be secluded/restrained frequently. The findings question the adequacy of these medications in managing aggressive behavior...
  14. ncbi request reprint Concomitant psychotropic medication for youths
    Daniel J Safer
    Division of Child Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:438-49. 2003
    ..This study reviewed the clinical research and practice literature relating to the prevalence and patterns of concomitant psychotropic medication given to youths with emotional and behavioral disorders...
  15. ncbi request reprint Parental perceptions and satisfaction with stimulant medication for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 24:155-62. 2003
    ..The findings highlight parental misconceptions and reservations about ADHD medication treatment that require clarification as to whether race/ethnicity, income, and social status influence their views and use of treatments...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pediatric psychopharmacology in primary care: a conceptual framework
    Mark A Riddle
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 24:371-90, vii. 2013
    ..A few medications with proven efficacy and safety are emphasized. Secondarily, other medications that may be useful for other disorders are noted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Rising prevalence of antidepressants among US youths
    Julie Magno Zito
    School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Pediatrics 109:721-7. 2002
    ..To examine changes in antidepressant (ATD) prevalence and the sociodemographic and clinical correlates of ATD use among youths who are treated in community practice settings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Community perspectives of childhood behavioral problems and ADHD among African American parents
    Omolara Olaniyan
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:226-31. 2007
    ..To explore parents' perceptions of childhood behavior problems and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among a sample of African American (AA) parents...
  19. doi request reprint Characteristics of patients with histories of multiple seclusion and restraint events during a single psychiatric hospitalization
    Karin Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 18:159-65. 2012
    ..This descriptive, retrospective study examined patient and event characteristics associated with multiple seclusion and restraint (SR)...
  20. pmc Antipsychotic treatment among youth in foster care
    Susan dosReis
    Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatrics 128:e1459-66. 2011
    ..In this study, concomitant antipsychotic use among Medicaid-enrolled youth in foster care was compared with disabled or low-income Medicaid-enrolled youth...
  21. doi request reprint A common factors approach to improving the mental health capacity of pediatric primary care
    Larry Wissow
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:305-18. 2008
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  22. doi request reprint Stigmatizing experiences of parents of children with a new diagnosis of ADHD
    Susan dosReis
    Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:811-6. 2010
    ..The experiences of parents of a child who received an initial diagnosis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) were examined to determine the ways in which they may have encountered stigmatizing situations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Improving the management of acute aggression in state residential and inpatient psychiatric facilities for youths
    Shannon R Barnett
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:897-905. 2002
    ..This report concludes with a brief discussion of future plans for the implementation and evaluation of this protocol in clinical practice...
  24. ncbi request reprint Autism spectrum disorder screening and management practices among general pediatric providers
    Susan dosReis
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:S88-94. 2006
    ..Service system limitations must be overcome to increase awareness and familiarity with screening tools, provide sufficient time and resources, improve screening, and enhance provider education...
  25. doi request reprint Identifying patient-relevant endpoints among individuals with schizophrenia: an application of patient-centered health technology assessment
    Elizabeth T Kinter
    Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 25:35-41. 2009
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  26. pmc Activation adverse events induced by the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor fluvoxamine in children and adolescents
    Shauna P Reinblatt
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:119-26. 2009
    ....
  27. pmc Quality of care for heart failure among disabled Medicaid recipients with and without severe mental illness
    Saul Blecker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:255-61. 2010
    ..To examine the association between severe mental illness (SMI) and quality of care in heart failure...
  28. doi request reprint Influence of caregivers' experiences on service use among children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Justine J Larson
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Hospital, CMSC 309, 600 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:734-9. 2011
    ..This study examined how prior experiences of caregivers of children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) leading up to treatment related to later service use...
  29. pmc Assessing the impact of a web-based comprehensive somatic and mental health screening tool in pediatric primary care
    Kate E Fothergill
    Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Acad Pediatr 13:340-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate how parents and physicians perceive the utility of a comprehensive, electronic previsit screener, and to assess its impact on the visit...
  30. doi request reprint Pediatric emergency consultations: prior mental health service use in suicide attempters
    Emily Frosch
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 38:68-79. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to better understand the role that emergency departments play in the course of care and to maximize the opportunity to make lasting and effective community-based care connections...

Research Grants1

  1. Approaches to Improve Youth Psychotropic Services
    Susan dosReis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This will clarify how youth mental health treatments are adopted in clinical settings, and will explore alternative methods for improving psychopharmacologic treatments for youths. ..