Daniel F Connor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Connecticut Health Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of mixed amphetamine salts extended release (adderall XR) in the management of oppositional defiant disorder with or without comorbid attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in school-aged children and adolescents: A 4-week, multicent
    Thomas J Spencer
    Clinical and Research Program, Pediatric Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Ther 28:402-18. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint ADHD with comorbid oppositional defiant disorder or conduct disorder: discrete or nondistinct disruptive behavior disorders?
    Daniel F Connor
    University of Connecticut Medical School, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Atten Disord 12:126-34. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Aggression and diagnosis in psychiatrically referred children
    Daniel F Connor
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 37:1-14. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Juvenile maladaptive aggression: a review of prevention, treatment, and service configuration and a proposed research agenda
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington 06030 1410, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:808-20. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Randomized controlled pilot study of quetiapine in the treatment of adolescent conduct disorder
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 1410, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:140-56. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Conduct disorder subtype and comorbidity
    Daniel F Connor
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:161-8. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Complex trauma among psychiatrically impaired children: a cross-sectional, chart-review study
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1155-63. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Aggressive behavior in abused children
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:79-90. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Proactive and reactive aggression in referred children and adolescents
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA 10655, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:129-36. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Comorbid symptom severity in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a clinical study
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:711-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of mixed amphetamine salts extended release (adderall XR) in the management of oppositional defiant disorder with or without comorbid attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in school-aged children and adolescents: A 4-week, multicent
    Thomas J Spencer
    Clinical and Research Program, Pediatric Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Clin Ther 28:402-18. 2006
    ..Comorbid ODD is reportedly present in 40% to 70% of children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  2. ncbi request reprint ADHD with comorbid oppositional defiant disorder or conduct disorder: discrete or nondistinct disruptive behavior disorders?
    Daniel F Connor
    University of Connecticut Medical School, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Atten Disord 12:126-34. 2008
    ..The authors investigate differences between ODD and CD in a large clinical sample of children with ADHD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Aggression and diagnosis in psychiatrically referred children
    Daniel F Connor
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 37:1-14. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Juvenile maladaptive aggression: a review of prevention, treatment, and service configuration and a proposed research agenda
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington 06030 1410, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:808-20. 2006
    ..To propose a research agenda for disorders of aggression in child and adolescent psychiatry...
  5. doi request reprint Randomized controlled pilot study of quetiapine in the treatment of adolescent conduct disorder
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 1410, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:140-56. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether quetiapine is superior to placebo in the treatment of adolescents with conduct disorder...
  6. ncbi request reprint Conduct disorder subtype and comorbidity
    Daniel F Connor
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:161-8. 2007
    ..We sought to identify patterns of comorbid psychiatric diagnoses and psychopathology associated with conduct disorder by reported age-of-onset...
  7. doi request reprint Complex trauma among psychiatrically impaired children: a cross-sectional, chart-review study
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1155-63. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Aggressive behavior in abused children
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:79-90. 2003
    ..Verbal information processing may be especially vulnerable in abused children and adolescents and enhance vulnerability to aggressive responding...
  9. ncbi request reprint Proactive and reactive aggression in referred children and adolescents
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA 10655, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:129-36. 2004
    ..Younger age and a history of abuse were correlated with reactive aggression. Implications for clinical interventions and future research are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Comorbid symptom severity in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a clinical study
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:711-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to describe emotional and behavioral symptoms in children and adolescents with ADHD and compare them with non-ADHD control groups...
  11. doi request reprint History of interpersonal violence, abuse, and nonvictimization trauma and severity of psychiatric symptoms among children in outpatient psychiatric treatment
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:3316-37. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Child abuse and aggression among seriously emotionally disturbed children
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:25-34. 2010
    ..The association of physical abuse and reactive aggression warrants further scientific study and attention in clinical assessment and treatment with seriously emotionally disturbed children...
  13. doi request reprint Identifying and determining the symptom severity associated with polyvictimization among psychiatrically impaired children in the outpatient setting
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut Health Center, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Farmington, CT, USA
    Child Maltreat 16:216-26. 2011
    ..Evidence-based PTSD assessment and treatment for polyvictimized children with adaptations to address their severe impairment and externalizing problems also warrants empirical evaluation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of children with juvenile bipolar disorder or disruptive behavior disorders and negative mood: can they be distinguished in the clinical setting?
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:261-70. 2012
    ..The distinction is important because treatments differ...
  15. ncbi request reprint Correlates of comorbid psychopathology in children with ADHD
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:193-200. 2003
    ..To investigate correlates of internalizing and externalizing psychopathology in a clinical sample of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  16. doi request reprint Poly-victimization and risk of posttraumatic, depressive, and substance use disorders and involvement in delinquency in a national sample of adolescents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:545-52. 2010
    ..Child Abuse Negl 2007;31:7-26) may be at high risk for psychiatric and behavioral problems. This study empirically identifies trauma profiles in a national sample of adolescents to ascertain correlates of poly-victimization...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of guanfacine extended release on oppositional symptoms in children aged 6-12 years with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and oppositional symptoms: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 1410, USA
    CNS Drugs 24:755-68. 2010
    ..Wayne, PA, USA) in the treatment of oppositional symptoms in children aged 6-12 years with a diagnosis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the presence of oppositional symptoms...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of two doses of alcohol on simulator driving performance in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Russell A Barkley
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466, USA
    Neuropsychology 20:77-87. 2006
    ..The present results demonstrated that alcohol may have a greater detrimental effect on some aspects of driving performance in ADHD than control adults...
  19. ncbi request reprint What does getting better mean? Child improvement and measure of outcome in residential treatment
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts at Worcester, Medical School, 01655, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 72:110-7. 2002
    ..Low levels of staff agreement were found on the 2 outcome measures. Implications for acute residential care are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of two doses of methylphenidate on simulator driving performance in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Russell A Barkley
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Safety Res 36:121-31. 2005
    ..Numerous studies have documented an increased frequency of vehicular crashes, traffic citations, driving performance deficits, and driving-related cognitive impairments in teens and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder...
  21. doi request reprint Impulsive aggression in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: symptom severity, co-morbidity, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder subtype
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 20:119-26. 2010
    ..We also wanted to ascertain whether reactive and impulsive aggression is more prevalent than proactive aggression in an ADHD sample...
  22. doi request reprint A review of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder complicated by symptoms of oppositional defiant disorder or conduct disorder
    Daniel F Connor
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 31:427-40. 2010
    ..This review addresses the impact of oppositional symptoms on ADHD, disease course, functional impairment, clinical management, and treatment response...
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychopharmacology and aggression. I: A meta-analysis of stimulant effects on overt/covert aggression-related behaviors in ADHD
    Daniel F Connor
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:253-61. 2002
    ..To determine by meta-analysis the effect size for stimulants on overt and covert aggression-related behaviors in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), separately from stimulant effects on the core symptoms of ADHD...
  24. ncbi request reprint New formulations of stimulants for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: therapeutic potential
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    CNS Drugs 18:1011-30. 2004
    ..Although more expensive, these new stimulant formulations are easier for patients to use than older stimulants, more resistant to abuse and misuse, and allow for increased privacy of ADHD treatment at school or work...
  25. ncbi request reprint Targeted child psychiatric services: a new model of pediatric primary clinician--child psychiatry collaborative care
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:423-34. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in reactive and proactive aggression
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, North Worcester 01655, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 33:279-94. 2003
    ..Gender differences in correlates of proactive and reactive aggression may provide possible targets for research, prevention, and treatment efforts focused on reducing maladaptive aggression in clinically referred youth...
  27. ncbi request reprint Smaller frontal lobe white matter volumes in depressed adolescents
    Ronald J Steingard
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School RJS, ML, DFC, THA, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:413-7. 2002
    ..Prior studies have demonstrated reduced frontal lobe volumes in depressed adolescents. In this study, frontal lobe gray and white matter volumes in adolescents with major depressive disorder were evaluated...
  28. doi request reprint A review of the rationale and clinical utilization of α2-adrenoceptor agonists for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity and related disorders
    Floyd Sallee
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45219, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 23:308-19. 2013
    ....
  29. pmc Late-life onset bipolar disorder presenting as a case of pseudo-dementia: a case discussion and review of literature
    Alok Banga
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 86:235-44. 2013
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Preschool attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a review of prevalence, diagnosis, neurobiology, and stimulant treatment
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:S1-9. 2002
    ....
  31. pmc Psychotropic medications and substances of abuse interactions in youth
    Yifrah Kaminer
    Alcohol Research Center, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 2103, USA
    Subst Abus 31:53-7. 2010
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Persistent activation of select forebrain regions in aggressive, adolescent cocaine-treated hamsters
    Irina Knyshevski
    Behavioral Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychology, 125 Nightingale Hall, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Behav Brain Res 159:277-86. 2005
    ..A model for how persistent activation of neurons in one of these brain regions (i.e., the hypothalamus) may facilitate the development of the aggressive phenotype in adolescent cocaine-exposed animals is presented...
  33. ncbi request reprint Bupropion XL in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Timothy E Wilens
    Pediatric Psychopharmacology Research, Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 021143 3117, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:793-801. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of an extended-release, once-daily formulation of bupropion (XL) in the treatment of adults with ADHD...
  34. ncbi request reprint A naturalistic study of medication reduction in a residential treatment setting
    Daniel F Connor
    Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:302-10. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of aggression in clinically referred children
    Kara Zivin Bambauer
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    CNS Spectr 10:709-18. 2005
    ..We investigated the phenomenology of aggression in a group of psychiatrically referred children and in a comparison group of children...
  36. ncbi request reprint From zero to a hundred in a split second: understanding aggression in an eight-year-old child
    Nancy Rappaport
    Harvard Medical School and Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 14:165-76. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Panic disorder in clinically referred children and adolescents
    Leonard A Doerfler
    Department of Psychology, Assumption College, 500 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609 1296, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 38:57-71. 2007
    ..At the same time, it was notable that no child had been referred specifically for evaluation or treatment of panic disorder or agoraphobia. Implications for clinical assessment/identification and treatment are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risperidone exerts potent anti-aggressive effects in a developmentally immature animal model of escalated aggression
    Lesley A Ricci
    Behavioral Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:218-25. 2007
    ..This study examined whether risperidone exerts selective aggression-suppressing effects by using this pharmacologic animal model of highly escalated offensive aggression...
  39. ncbi request reprint Adolescent cocaine exposure and offensive aggression: involvement of serotonin neural signaling and innervation in male Syrian hamsters
    Katrina R DeLeon
    Behavioral Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychology, 125 Nightingale Hall, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Behav Brain Res 133:211-20. 2002
    ..Together, these results support a role for serotonin innervation and function in adolescent cocaine-facilitated offensive aggression...
  40. ncbi request reprint Separation anxiety and panic disorder in clinically referred youth
    Leonard A Doerfler
    Department of Psychology, Assumption College, Worcester, MA 01609 1296, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 22:602-11. 2008
    ..Contrary to hypothesis, there were no differences between the groups in the occurrence or number of separation-related events...