Victor G Carrion

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stress predicts brain changes in children: a pilot longitudinal study on youth stress, posttraumatic stress disorder, and the hippocampus
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatrics 119:509-16. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder: shifting toward a developmental framework
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:573-91. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Can traumatic stress alter the brain? Understanding the implications of early trauma on brain development and learning
    Victor G Carrion
    Stanford Early Life Stress Research Program, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:S23-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Toward an empirical definition of pediatric PTSD: the phenomenology of PTSD symptoms in youth
    Victor G Carrion
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development, Stanford University, CA 94305 5719, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:166-73. 2002
  5. pmc Decreased prefrontal cortical volume associated with increased bedtime cortisol in traumatized youth
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5719, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:491-3. 2010
  6. pmc Reduced hippocampal activity in youth with posttraumatic stress symptoms: an FMRI study
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5719, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:559-69. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Treatment manual for trauma-exposed youth: case studies
    Victor G Carrion
    Stanford Early Life Stress Research Program, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 15:27-38. 2010
  8. pmc Converging evidence for abnormalities of the prefrontal cortex and evaluation of midsagittal structures in pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder: an MRI study
    Victor G Carrion
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development, Stanford, CA, United States
    Psychiatry Res 172:226-34. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptoms and brain function during a response-inhibition task: an fMRI study in youth
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5719, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:514-26. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Mixed lateral preference in posttraumatic stress disorder
    Kasey M Saltzman
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:142-4. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Brain Function in Pediatric PTSD
    Victor Carrion; Fiscal Year: 2005

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Stress predicts brain changes in children: a pilot longitudinal study on youth stress, posttraumatic stress disorder, and the hippocampus
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Pediatrics 119:509-16. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that cortisol volumes would predict hippocampal volume reduction in patients with posttraumatic symptoms...
  2. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder: shifting toward a developmental framework
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:573-91. 2012
    ..Diagnosis, neurobiology, treatment development, and treatment outcomes are presented. A summary of current empirical interventions is provided. The authors present implications for future research and for clinical practice...
  3. doi request reprint Can traumatic stress alter the brain? Understanding the implications of early trauma on brain development and learning
    Victor G Carrion
    Stanford Early Life Stress Research Program, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:S23-8. 2012
    ..These two areas of the brain are involved in memory processing and executive function, both critical functions of learning...
  4. ncbi request reprint Toward an empirical definition of pediatric PTSD: the phenomenology of PTSD symptoms in youth
    Victor G Carrion
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development, Stanford University, CA 94305 5719, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:166-73. 2002
    ..e., criteria B, C, D), and to examine the aggregation of PTSD symptom clusters across developmental stages...
  5. pmc Decreased prefrontal cortical volume associated with increased bedtime cortisol in traumatized youth
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5719, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:491-3. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate prefrontal cortex (PFC) volumes in youth with posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) and explore the relationship between cortisol secretion and PFC volumes...
  6. pmc Reduced hippocampal activity in youth with posttraumatic stress symptoms: an FMRI study
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5719, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:559-69. 2010
    ..Our goal is to investigate the function of the hippocampus in adolescents with PTSS during a memory processing task...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment manual for trauma-exposed youth: case studies
    Victor G Carrion
    Stanford Early Life Stress Research Program, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 15:27-38. 2010
    ..These cases provide early data on the feasibility and effectiveness of providing CCT for high-risk youth within a school setting and training of school mental-health personnel in the use of the Stanford CCT Manual...
  8. pmc Converging evidence for abnormalities of the prefrontal cortex and evaluation of midsagittal structures in pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder: an MRI study
    Victor G Carrion
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development, Stanford, CA, United States
    Psychiatry Res 172:226-34. 2009
    ..Voxel-based morphometry may help to corroborate and further localize data obtained by volume of interest methods in PTSD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptoms and brain function during a response-inhibition task: an fMRI study in youth
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5719, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:514-26. 2008
    ..Insula activation correlated positively with PTSS severity. Diminished middle frontal activity and enhanced medial frontal activity during response-inhibition tasks may represent underlying neurofunctional markers of PTSS...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mixed lateral preference in posttraumatic stress disorder
    Kasey M Saltzman
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:142-4. 2006
    ..Mixed laterality was positively associated with PTSD symptoms in traumatized children, suggesting that neurological abnormalities may be related to degree of PTSD symptom expression...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diurnal salivary cortisol in pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder
    Victor G Carrion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5719, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:575-82. 2002
    ..Additional information on basal cortisol levels in children exposed to trauma and experiencing PTSD symptoms may contribute to the understanding of the role of this axis in PTSD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Regional differences of the prefrontal cortex in pediatric PTSD: an MRI study
    Katherine A Richert
    Stanford Early Life Stress Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94305 5719, USA
    Depress Anxiety 23:17-25. 2006
    ..Furthermore, the neuroanatomy of the dorsal PFC may influence the degree of functional impairment experienced by children with PTSD symptoms...
  13. ncbi request reprint An ecological-transactional model of significant risk factors for child psychopathology in outer mongolia
    Holbrook E Kohrt
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, MC 5719, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 35:163-81. 2004
    ..Structural equation modeling provides a useful technique to isolate specific sites for intervention, while maintaining a comprehensive perspective of risk factor interaction...
  14. doi request reprint Guilt and posttraumatic stress symptoms in child victims of interpersonal violence
    Hilit Kletter
    Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 14:71-83. 2009
    ..Findings suggest that it may be important for clinicians to assess for associated features in traumatized children as these are associated with greater PTSD severity. Posttraumatic interventions may benefit from targeting these symptoms...
  15. ncbi request reprint IQ and posttraumatic stress symptoms in children exposed to interpersonal violence
    Kasey M Saltzman
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5719, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 36:261-72. 2006
    ..The literature is mixed as to the relationship between intelligence quotient (IQ) and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptomatology in adult populations. Even less is known about the relationship in children who have been traumatized...
  16. pmc The impact of adverse childhood experiences on an urban pediatric population
    Nadine J Burke
    Department of Pediatrics, California Pacific Medical Center, Bayview Child Health Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 35:408-13. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate the adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in youth in a low-income, urban community...
  17. doi request reprint A prospective study on the association between caregiver psychological symptomatology and symptom clusters of pediatric posttraumatic stress disorder
    Shane Shucheng Wong
    Early Life Stress Research Program, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA94305, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:385-91. 2013
    ..These results suggest caregiver symptomatology may be specifically associated with hyperarousal symptoms in pediatric trauma...
  18. ncbi request reprint The association between PTSD symptoms and salivary cortisol in youth: the role of time since the trauma
    Carl F Weems
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:903-7. 2007
    ..The results point to a potentially important role of the time since trauma in understanding the relationship between PTSD symptoms and cortisol...
  19. ncbi request reprint Development of anxiety disorders in a traumatized pediatric population: a preliminary longitudinal evaluation
    Adriana M Cortes
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 29:905-14. 2005
    ..The current study was conducted to determine if post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptomatology predicted later development of non-PTSD anxiety disorders in children and adolescents victimized by interpersonal trauma...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pathways to dissociation: intrafamilial versus extrafamilial trauma in juvenile delinquents
    Belinda Plattner
    Universit├Ątsklinik f├╝r Neuropsychiatrie des Kindes und Jugendalters, University Vienna, General Hospital Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria, EU
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:781-8. 2003
    ..The relationships to dissociation as a defense were much weaker...
  21. ncbi request reprint A prospective test of the association between hyperarousal and emotional numbing in youth with a history of traumatic stress
    Carl F Weems
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:166-71. 2003
    ..e., Time 2) PTSD symptoms. Results are discussed in terms of the implications of the findings for enhancing the understanding of PTSD symptoms in youth...
  22. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial impact of Hurricane Katrina: contextual differences in psychological symptoms, social support, and discrimination
    Carl F Weems
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2295-306. 2007
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Research Grants1

  1. Brain Function in Pediatric PTSD
    Victor Carrion; Fiscal Year: 2005
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