Mary A Fristad
Affiliation: The Ohio State University
- What differentiates children visiting outpatient mental health services with bipolar spectrum disorder from children with other psychiatric diagnoses?Mary A Fristad
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Bipolar Disord 14:497-506. 2012....
- Impact of multifamily psychoeducational psychotherapy in treating children aged 8 to 12 years with mood disordersMary A Fristad
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, The Ohio State University, 1670 Upham Dr, Ste 460G, Columbus, OH 432101 1250, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1013-21. 2009..Childhood mood disorders lack sufficient evidence-based treatments. While psychosocial treatments are recommended for both childhood depression and bipolar disorder, empirical support is scarce...
- Characteristics of children with elevated symptoms of mania: the Longitudinal Assessment of Manic Symptoms (LAMS) studyRobert L Findling
Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 71:1664-72. 2010..This article describes the initial demographic information, diagnostic and symptom prevalence, and medication exposure for the LAMS cohort that will be followed longitudinally...
- Early-onset bipolar spectrum disorders: diagnostic issuesStephanie Danner
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 12:271-93. 2009..Research findings concerning these challenges and relevant recommendations are offered. Areas for further research to guide clinicians' assessment of children with early-onset BPSD are highlighted...
- Feasibility of a nutritional supplement as treatment for pediatric bipolar spectrum disordersElisabeth A Frazier
Department of Psychiatry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
J Altern Complement Med 18:678-85. 2012..This open-label study explored the feasibility of testing therapeutic effects of a multinutrient supplement, EMPowerplus™ (EMP+), for pediatric BPSD...
- Multi-family psychoeducation groups in the treatment of children with mood disordersMary A Fristad
Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, Ohio State University, 1670 Upham Drive, Suite 460G, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1250, USA
J Marital Fam Ther 29:491-504. 2003..Results are largely consistent with hypothesized findings and support the need to further investigate the adjunctive role of psychoeducation in the treatment of childhood mood disorders...
- Pediatric bipolar disorder and ADHD: family history comparison in the LAMS clinical sampleL Eugene Arnold
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States
J Affect Disord 141:382-9. 2012..Transgenerational association of bipolar spectrum disorder (BPSD) and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has been reported, but inconclusively...
- Pediatric bipolar disorder: recognition in primary careColleen M Cummings
Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1250, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 20:560-5. 2008..Research on BPD in youth has also increased dramatically; this paper summarizes issues of clinical relevance in primary care, advancements in the last year, and areas in which more research is needed...
- Factors influencing service utilization and mood symptom severity in children with mood disorders: effects of multifamily psychoeducation groups (MFPGs)Amy N Mendenhall
Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210 1250, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 77:463-73. 2009..MFPG appears to be a psychoeducational intervention that helps parents to become better consumers of the mental health system who access higher quality services. Children's symptom severity decreases as a result...
- Clinical course of children with a depressive spectrum disorder and transient manic symptomsRadha B Nadkarni
Behavioral Health Services, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Bipolar Disord 12:494-503. 2010..TMS are manic-like symptoms of insufficient duration or number to warrant a diagnosis of BPSD...
- Psychoeducational treatment for school-aged children with bipolar disorderMary A Fristad
Ohio State University, Coumbus, OH 32101 1250, USA
Dev Psychopathol 18:1289-306. 2006..Then, new findings from an RCT of IFP are presented, along with preliminary pilot data from an expanded version of IFP. The paper concludes with recommendations for future research...
- Family psychoeducation: an adjunctive intervention for children with bipolar disorderMary A Fristad
Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
Biol Psychiatry 53:1000-8. 2003..We conclude with current limitations of psychoeducation and recommendations for future study to develop psychoeducation as an empirically supported adjunctive intervention for children with bipolar disorder...
- Defining and identifying early onset bipolar spectrum disorderColleen A Quinn
Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:101-7. 2004..This comprehensive approach to assessing EOBPSD, a severe and possibly lifelong disorder, is strongly advocated. No scale, instrument, or technique alone is adequate to diagnose EOBPSD...
- Medications prescribed for children with mood disorders: effects of a family-based psychoeducation programColleen M Cummings
Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210 1250, USA
Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:555-62. 2007..Implications and future research goals are discussed...
- Behavior disorders in extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight children in kindergartenMegan N Scott
Department of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
J Dev Behav Pediatr 33:202-13. 2012..To examine the prevalence of behavior disorders in a 2001-2003 birth cohort of extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight (EPT/ELBW, <28 weeks gestational age or <1000 g) children in kindergarten...
- Web-survey of pharmacological and non-pharmacological sleep interventions for children with early-onset bipolar spectrum disordersNicholas Lofthouse
Department of Psychiatry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210 1250, USA
J Affect Disord 120:267-71. 2010..A web-based survey was developed to explore the effect of pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions for sleep difficulties associated with Early-Onset Bipolar Spectrum Disorders (EBSD)...
- Multifamily psychoeducation groups (MFPG) for families of children with bipolar disorderMary A Fristad
Department of Psychiatry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Bipolar Disord 4:254-62. 2002..with mood disorders and address two questions: Do families of children with BPD and families of children with major depressive disorder/dysthymic disorder (MDD/DD): 1) differ at treatment entry?; 2) benefit equally from intervention?..
- Multinutrient supplement as treatment: literature review and case report of a 12-year-old boy with bipolar disorderElisabeth A Frazier
Department of Psychiatry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210 1250, USA
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:453-60. 2009..EMP+ resulted in outcome superior to conventional treatment. This report adds to accumulating preliminary evidence that further basic science and clinical studies of multinutrient supplements are warranted...
- Psychosocial interventions for children with early-onset bipolar spectrum disorderNicholas Lofthouse
Department of Psychiatry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210-1250, USA
Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 7:71-88. 2004..Following this, we discuss treatments being developed and tested for children with EOBPSD. Finally, we conclude with recommendations for future studies needed to move the field forward...
- Mania in six preschool childrenRameshwari V Tumuluru
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:489-94. 2003..They were diagnosed following a thorough clinical interview. Five children were treated with lithium; all five improved. Preschool mania exists as an identifiable entity and may respond to classic pharmacologic treatments...