Deborah Beidel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Central Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint SET-C versus fluoxetine in the treatment of childhood social phobia
    Deborah C Beidel
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL32186, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1622-32. 2007
  2. pmc Social skills and social phobia: an investigation of DSM-IV subtypes
    Deborah C Beidel
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, 4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, FL 32816, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:992-1001. 2010
  3. pmc Multicomponent behavioral treatment for chronic combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah C Beidel
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 25:224-31. 2011
  4. pmc Children with generalized anxiety disorder do not have peer problems, just fewer friends
    Lindsay Scharfstein
    University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 42:712-23. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The relations among measurements of informant discrepancies within a multisite trial of treatments for childhood social phobia
    Andres De Los Reyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland at College Park, Biology Psychology Building, Room 3123H, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:395-404. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment attrition and childhood social phobia: Parental concerns about medication
    Brennan J Young
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 20:1133-47. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-report measures in the study of comorbidity in children and adolescents with social phobia: research and clinical utility
    Andres G Viana
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:781-92. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The Social Thoughts and Beliefs Scale: a new inventory for assessing cognitions in social phobia
    Samuel M Turner
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742 4411, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:384-91. 2003
  9. pmc Differentiating social phobia from shyness
    Nancy A Heiser
    Department of Psychology, Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:469-76. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Selective mutism: a review and integration of the last 15 years
    Andres G Viana
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:57-67. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Behavior Treatment for Chronic PTSD
    Deborah Beidel; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. TREATMENT OF CHILDHOOD SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Deborah Beidel; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. CHILDHOOD SOCIAL PHOBIA: LONG-TERM FOLLOW-UP
    Deborah Beidel; Fiscal Year: 2004

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint SET-C versus fluoxetine in the treatment of childhood social phobia
    Deborah C Beidel
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL32186, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1622-32. 2007
    ..To determine the efficacy of fluoxetine, pill placebo, and Social Effectiveness Therapy for Children (SET-C) for children and adolescents with social phobia...
  2. pmc Social skills and social phobia: an investigation of DSM-IV subtypes
    Deborah C Beidel
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, 4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, FL 32816, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:992-1001. 2010
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the contribution of skill deficits to the conceptualization and treatment of social phobia...
  3. pmc Multicomponent behavioral treatment for chronic combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Deborah C Beidel
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 25:224-31. 2011
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  4. pmc Children with generalized anxiety disorder do not have peer problems, just fewer friends
    Lindsay Scharfstein
    University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 42:712-23. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that peer difficulties are not a universal feature of all childhood AD and highlight a need to better understand the social experiences and functioning of children with GAD...
  5. doi request reprint The relations among measurements of informant discrepancies within a multisite trial of treatments for childhood social phobia
    Andres De Los Reyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland at College Park, Biology Psychology Building, Room 3123H, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:395-404. 2010
    ..These data provide additional empirical support for recent work suggesting that informant discrepancies can meaningfully inform understanding of treatment response as well as variability in treatment outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment attrition and childhood social phobia: Parental concerns about medication
    Brennan J Young
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 20:1133-47. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the implications for external validity in future psychopharmacological clinical trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-report measures in the study of comorbidity in children and adolescents with social phobia: research and clinical utility
    Andres G Viana
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:781-92. 2008
    ..The potential of self-report measures to further our understanding of childhood anxiety comorbidity and the clinical implications of their use to screen for comorbidity are discussed along with suggestions for further study...
  8. ncbi request reprint The Social Thoughts and Beliefs Scale: a new inventory for assessing cognitions in social phobia
    Samuel M Turner
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742 4411, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:384-91. 2003
    ..Potential usefulness of the STABS for assessing cognitions associated with social phobia is discussed...
  9. pmc Differentiating social phobia from shyness
    Nancy A Heiser
    Department of Psychology, Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:469-76. 2009
    ..None of the groups differed on psychophysiological measures. Results are discussed in the context of theoretical models of social phobia...
  10. doi request reprint Selective mutism: a review and integration of the last 15 years
    Andres G Viana
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:57-67. 2009
    ..Recommendations for future research are made with the goal of expanding the current knowledge base on the etiology of SM...
  11. ncbi request reprint Shyness: relationship to social phobia and other psychiatric disorders
    Nancy A Heiser
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:209-21. 2003
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the overlap in shyness and social phobia and the relationship of shyness to other psychiatric diagnoses and personality dimensions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessment and treatment of socially phobic children: a cross cultural comparison
    Courtney B Ferrell
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:260-8. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the applicability of models 0of social phobia and treatment outcome across these 2 ethnic groups...
  13. doi request reprint Negative self-imagery among adolescents with social phobia: a test of an adult model of the disorder
    Candice A Alfano
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington School of Medicine, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:327-36. 2008
    ..A significantly fewer number of on-task thoughts reported by IMAG adolescents suggests that inability to attend to the interaction itself, rather the presence of NSI, served to increase anxiety...
  14. ncbi request reprint Development of an abbreviated Social Phobia and Anxiety Inventory (SPAI) using item response theory: the SPAI-23
    Roxann Roberson-Nay
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Psychiatry, Richmond, VA 23298 0489, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:133-45. 2007
    ..The SPAI-23 has considerable practical benefits, including a screening of both social and agoraphobic anxiety as well as decreased assessment and scoring time...
  15. ncbi request reprint Social effectiveness therapy for children: five years later
    Deborah C Beidel
    Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Behav Ther 37:416-25. 2006
    ..The data indicate that SET-C results in long-term positive effects for youth suffering from social phobia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety disorder in childhood and adolescence: descriptive psychopathology
    Patricia A Rao
    Penn State Hershey College of
    Behav Res Ther 45:1181-91. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that interventions for SAD need to carefully consider clinical presentation of the disorder as it manifests in childhood and adolescence...
  17. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence for sleep complaints among children referred for anxiety
    Candice A Alfano
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street CMSC 346, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Sleep Med 7:467-73. 2006
    ..Clinical observation suggests that sleep complaints are common among youth with anxiety disorders though empirical data documenting this co-occurrence of symptoms are generally unavailable...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cognitive correlates of social phobia among children and adolescents
    Candice A Alfano
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:189-201. 2006
    ..The current findings highlight the importance of considering developmental factors in the presentation and treatment of social phobia in youths...
  19. ncbi request reprint Selective mutism: more than social anxiety?
    Robin Yeganeh
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, University of Maryland College Park, USA
    Depress Anxiety 23:117-23. 2006
    ..Furthermore, they suggest that oppositional behaviors may be part of the clinical presentation of a subset of children with SM...
  20. ncbi request reprint Social effectiveness therapy for children: three-year follow-up
    Deborah C Beidel
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:721-5. 2005
    ..These findings support the long-term efficacy of SET-C for children and adolescents suffering from social phobia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Social Phobia and Anxiety Inventory (SPAI) Portuguese version in a heterogeneous sample of Brazilian university students
    Patrícia Picon
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences Psychiatry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 27:124-30. 2005
    ..To evaluate internal consistency and temporal stability trough test re-test reliability of the Portuguese version of the Social Phobia and Anxiety Inventory (SPAI) in a heterogeneous Brazilian sample...
  22. ncbi request reprint Clinical distinctions between selective mutism and social phobia: an investigation of childhood psychopathology
    Robin Yeganeh
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1069-75. 2003
    ..To investigate the hypothesis that children with selective mutism are more socially anxious than children with social anxiety disorder but who are not selectively mute...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine in children and adolescents with OCD: a placebo-controlled trial
    Michael R Liebowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1431-8. 2002
    ..To examine the safety and efficacy of fluoxetine in child and adolescent obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)...

Research Grants11

  1. Behavior Treatment for Chronic PTSD
    Deborah Beidel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., depression); and (4) treatment credibility and satisfaction. This application is submitted under the R21 (Exploratory/Developmental Grants) Mechanism. ..
  2. TREATMENT OF CHILDHOOD SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Deborah Beidel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Similarly, critical data on the efficacy of fluoxetine will be available. ..
  3. CHILDHOOD SOCIAL PHOBIA: LONG-TERM FOLLOW-UP
    Deborah Beidel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Data from this study will be particularly useful because the followup period will cover the children during the age of highest risk for social phobia (15-18 years). ..