Robert R Althoff

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vermont
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Temperamental profiles of dysregulated children
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 43:511-22. 2012
  2. pmc Latent class analysis of the Child Behavior Checklist Obsessive-Compulsive Scale
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 50:584-92. 2009
  3. pmc Cross-informant agreement of the Dysregulation Profile of the Child Behavior Checklist
    Robert R Althoff
    The Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401, United States
    Psychiatry Res 178:550-5. 2010
  4. pmc Assessment of dysregulated children using the Child Behavior Checklist: a receiver operating characteristic curve analysis
    Robert R Althoff
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Psychol Assess 22:609-17. 2010
  5. doi request reprint In this issue/abstract thinking: parenting
    Robert R Althoff
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:357-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Commentary: Psychiatric training for physicians: a call to modernize
    Robert R Althoff
    Division of Behavioral Genetics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Acad Med 86:285-7. 2011
  7. pmc Genetic and environmental contributions to self-reported thoughts of self-harm and suicide
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:120-7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Latent class analysis shows strong heritability of the child behavior checklist-juvenile bipolar phenotype
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:903-11. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The Obsessive Compulsive Scale of the Child Behavior Checklist predicts obsessive-compulsive disorder: a receiver operating characteristic curve analysis
    James J Hudziak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Given B229, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:160-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The genetic and environmental contributions to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as measured by the Conners' Rating Scales--Revised
    James J Hudziak
    Division of Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Given B229, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1614-20. 2005

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Publications29

  1. pmc Temperamental profiles of dysregulated children
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 43:511-22. 2012
    ..This profile is similar to the profile seen in adult disorders of self-regulation, including cluster B personality disorders. These results support the hypothesis that the CBCL-DP measures poor self-regulation...
  2. pmc Latent class analysis of the Child Behavior Checklist Obsessive-Compulsive Scale
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 50:584-92. 2009
    ..Within-class odds ratios were higher than across-class odds ratios and were higher for monozygotic than dizygotic twins. We conclude that LCA identifies an OCS class and that class is highly heritable using across-twin comparisons...
  3. pmc Cross-informant agreement of the Dysregulation Profile of the Child Behavior Checklist
    Robert R Althoff
    The Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401, United States
    Psychiatry Res 178:550-5. 2010
    ..Children in this class as identified by parental and youth reports have a very high risk for suicidal thoughts and behaviors...
  4. pmc Assessment of dysregulated children using the Child Behavior Checklist: a receiver operating characteristic curve analysis
    Robert R Althoff
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Psychol Assess 22:609-17. 2010
    ..Therefore, the authors recommend renaming the CBCL-PTSP the Dysregulation Short Scale and provide some guidelines for the use of the CBCL-DP scale and the CBCL-PTSP in clinical practice...
  5. doi request reprint In this issue/abstract thinking: parenting
    Robert R Althoff
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:357-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Commentary: Psychiatric training for physicians: a call to modernize
    Robert R Althoff
    Division of Behavioral Genetics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Acad Med 86:285-7. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Genetic and environmental contributions to self-reported thoughts of self-harm and suicide
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:120-7. 2012
    ..These results suggest contributions from additive genetic factors to self-reported thoughts of self-harm and suicide and support the continued study of both molecular genetic and individual-specific environmental risk factors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Latent class analysis shows strong heritability of the child behavior checklist-juvenile bipolar phenotype
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:903-11. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The Obsessive Compulsive Scale of the Child Behavior Checklist predicts obsessive-compulsive disorder: a receiver operating characteristic curve analysis
    James J Hudziak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Given B229, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:160-6. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The genetic and environmental contributions to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as measured by the Conners' Rating Scales--Revised
    James J Hudziak
    Division of Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Given B229, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1614-20. 2005
    ..These studies typically used DSM ADHD symptoms collected by telephone or interviews with mothers. The purpose of this study was to test the genetic architecture of ADHD by using the ADHD index from Conners' Rating Scales-Revised...
  11. pmc Separating the domains of oppositional behavior: comparing latent models of the conners' oppositional subscale
    Ana V Kuny
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:172-183.e8. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental contributions to the Child Behavior Checklist Obsessive-Compulsive Scale: a cross-cultural twin study
    James J Hudziak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:608-16. 2004
    ..Twin studies of obsessive-compulsive disorder have indicated a significant genetic component to its expression...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and genetic architecture of Child Behavior Checklist-juvenile bipolar disorder
    James J Hudziak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:562-8. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint The latent class structure of ADHD is stable across informants
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405, United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:507-22. 2006
    ..Results from LCA using Dutch twins with the CRS show stability across informants suggesting that more stable phenotypes may be accessible for genotyping using a multi-informant approach...
  15. pmc COMT Val158Met genotype as a risk factor for problem behaviors in youth
    Matthew D Albaugh
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families, University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:841-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that youth carrying a Met allele would have greater average aggressive behavior scores, and that youth exhibiting Val-homozygosity would have greater average attention problems scores...
  16. ncbi request reprint The genetic and environmental contributions to oppositional defiant behavior: a multi-informant twin study
    James J Hudziak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:907-14. 2005
    ..To estimate the genetic and environmental contributions to oppositional defiant behavior (ODB) from mother, father, and teacher report using the Conners Revised Short Forms in a large twin sample...
  17. doi request reprint When parent and teacher ratings don't agree: the Tracking Adolescents' Individual Lives Survey (TRAILS)
    David C Rettew
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont 05400, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:389-97. 2011
    ..This study aims to describe this phenomenon and to examine its relations with other child and family characteristics...
  18. ncbi request reprint Family, twin, adoption, and molecular genetic studies of juvenile bipolar disorder
    Robert R Althoff
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:598-609. 2005
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  19. pmc Adolescent personality profiles, neighborhood income, and young adult alcohol use: a longitudinal study
    Lynsay Ayer
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth, and Families, Burlington, VT, USA
    Addict Behav 36:1301-4. 2011
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  20. pmc Adult outcomes of childhood dysregulation: a 14-year follow-up study
    Robert R Althoff
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1105-16. 2010
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Cross-informant agreement on child and adolescent withdrawn behavior: a latent class approach
    David H Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 44:361-9. 2013
    ..The TRF lacked the moderate--secretive class, and the YSR lacked the moderate--shy class. Agreement was low. LCA shows similar structure of withdrawn behavior across informants but characterizations of moderate WB vary...
  22. doi request reprint Latent profiles of temperament and their relations to psychopathology and wellness
    David C Rettew
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:273-81. 2008
    ..To test for empirically defined temperament phenotypes and to investigate their associations with psychopathology and wellness...
  23. ncbi request reprint A dimensional approach to developmental psychopathology
    James J Hudziak
    University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 16:S16-23. 2007
    ..Because dimensional approaches are already used widely as an alternative measure of psychopathology, we argue that there is reason to consider dimensionalizing some aspects of the DSM...
  24. pmc Monitoring daily affective symptoms and memory function using interactive voice response in outpatients receiving electroconvulsive therapy
    Tera L Fazzino
    From the Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont College of Medicine Fletcher Allen Health Care Departments of Psychology, Family Medicine, and Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
    J ECT 29:318-24. 2013
    ..Scheduling is typically algorithmic rather than empirically based. Daily monitoring through an automated telephone, interactive voice response (IVR), is a potential solution to this quandary...
  25. pmc Evidence for a cerebral cortical thickness network anti-correlated with amygdalar volume in healthy youths: implications for the neural substrates of emotion regulation
    Matthew D Albaugh
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Neuroimage 71:42-9. 2013
    ..Future research may benefit from investigating the extent to which such cortical-limbic morphometric relations are qualified by the presence of mood and anxiety psychopathology...
  26. pmc Childhood personality types: vulnerability and adaptation over time
    Barbara De Clercq
    Department of Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, Belgium
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:716-22. 2012
    ..The current study explores whether childhood personality characteristics tend to cluster in particular personality profiles that show unique associations with psychopathology and quality of life across time...
  27. ncbi request reprint The CBCL predicts DSM bipolar disorder in children: a receiver operating characteristic curve analysis
    Stephen V Faraone
    Medical Genetics Research Program and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:518-24. 2005
    ..The CBCL-PBD profile on the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) has been consistently reported showing deviant findings on the Attention Problems, Aggressive Behavior, and Anxious-Depressed subscales...
  28. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal stability of the CBCL-juvenile bipolar disorder phenotype: A study in Dutch twins
    Dorret I Boomsma
    Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychiatry 60:912-20. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the developmental stability of the CBCL-JBD phenotype across ages 7, 10, and 12 years in a large population-based twin sample and to examine its genetic architecture...
  29. ncbi request reprint Principal components analysis of a large cohort with Tourette syndrome
    Mary M Robertson
    Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit, Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 185 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 193:31-6. 2008
    ..Tourette syndrome is a heterogeneous familial disorder for which the genetic mechanisms are unknown. A better characterisation of the phenotype may help identify susceptibility genes...