Tara A Niendam

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive performance and functional disability in the psychosis prodrome
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Schizophr Res 84:100-11. 2006
  2. pmc The course of neurocognition and social functioning in individuals at ultra high risk for psychosis
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Schizophr Bull 33:772-81. 2007
  3. pmc Ecological assessment of executive dysfunction in the psychosis prodrome: a pilot study
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, United States
    Schizophr Res 93:350-4. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Processing speed and neurodevelopment in adolescent-onset psychosis: cognitive slowing predicts social function
    Peter Bachman
    Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1759, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:645-54. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of childhood neurocognitive functioning in schizophrenic patients and their siblings
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:2060-2. 2003
  6. pmc Gender differences in symptoms, functioning and social support in patients at ultra-high risk for developing a psychotic disorder
    Rachael K Willhite
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychology, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States
    Schizophr Res 104:237-45. 2008
  7. pmc Use of eye movement monitoring to examine item and relational memory in schizophrenia
    Deborah E Hannula
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:610-6. 2010
  8. pmc Recovery from an at-risk state: clinical and functional outcomes of putatively prodromal youth who do not develop psychosis
    Danielle A Schlosser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 401 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0984, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:1225-33. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Psychoeducational multi-family group treatment with adolescents at high risk for developing psychosis
    Mary P O'Brien
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Early Interv Psychiatry 1:325-32. 2007
  10. pmc White matter integrity and prediction of social and role functioning in subjects at ultra-high risk for psychosis
    Katherine H Karlsgodt
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, California 90095 1563, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:562-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive performance and functional disability in the psychosis prodrome
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Schizophr Res 84:100-11. 2006
    ..This study evaluates the pattern of neuropsychological deficits and their association with clinical symptomatology and social functioning in individuals identified as ultra-high-risk (UHR) for psychosis...
  2. pmc The course of neurocognition and social functioning in individuals at ultra high risk for psychosis
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Schizophr Bull 33:772-81. 2007
    ..This study evaluates longitudinal neuropsychological performance and its association with clinical symptomatology and psychosocial outcome in individuals identified as ultra high risk (UHR) for psychosis...
  3. pmc Ecological assessment of executive dysfunction in the psychosis prodrome: a pilot study
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, United States
    Schizophr Res 93:350-4. 2007
    ..The BRIEF appears to capture unique aspects of executive dysfunction, possibly associated with illness progression and functioning in the psychosis prodrome...
  4. doi request reprint Processing speed and neurodevelopment in adolescent-onset psychosis: cognitive slowing predicts social function
    Peter Bachman
    Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1759, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:645-54. 2012
    ..This pattern is consistent with the view that adolescent brain developmental processes, such as myelination, may be disrupted in these patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of childhood neurocognitive functioning in schizophrenic patients and their siblings
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:2060-2. 2003
    ..This study evaluated childhood cognitive functioning in individuals who later developed schizophrenia and in their unaffected siblings...
  6. pmc Gender differences in symptoms, functioning and social support in patients at ultra-high risk for developing a psychotic disorder
    Rachael K Willhite
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychology, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States
    Schizophr Res 104:237-45. 2008
    ..Follow-up studies should examine the relationship between symptoms, functioning and social support in this population...
  7. pmc Use of eye movement monitoring to examine item and relational memory in schizophrenia
    Deborah E Hannula
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:610-6. 2010
    ..This method does not rely on introspection and may be more readily translated to animal models than traditional behavioral methods...
  8. pmc Recovery from an at-risk state: clinical and functional outcomes of putatively prodromal youth who do not develop psychosis
    Danielle A Schlosser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 401 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0984, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:1225-33. 2012
    ..However, most individuals identified as CHR do not convert to psychosis, and it is unknown whether these nonconverting individuals actually recover from an at-risk state...
  9. doi request reprint Psychoeducational multi-family group treatment with adolescents at high risk for developing psychosis
    Mary P O'Brien
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Early Interv Psychiatry 1:325-32. 2007
    ..In this study, we investigate the feasibility and acceptability of a 9-month psychoeducational multi-family group (PMFG) intervention for adolescents who are at ultra-high-risk (UHR) for developing psychosis...
  10. pmc White matter integrity and prediction of social and role functioning in subjects at ultra-high risk for psychosis
    Katherine H Karlsgodt
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, California 90095 1563, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:562-9. 2009
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  11. pmc Meta-analytic evidence for a superordinate cognitive control network subserving diverse executive functions
    Tara A Niendam
    Imaging Research Center, University of California, Davis, 4701 X Street, Suite E, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 12:241-68. 2012
    ..These results are consistent with the existence of a superordinate cognitive control network in the brain, involving dorsolateral prefrontal, anterior cingulate, and parietal cortices, that supports a broad range of executive functions...
  12. pmc Obsessive compulsive symptoms in the psychosis prodrome: correlates of clinical and functional outcome
    Tara A Niendam
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Schizophr Res 108:170-5. 2009
    ..However, the prevalence of obsessive compulsive symptomatology (OCS) and its relationship to outcome has not been evaluated in adolescents at ultra high-risk for psychosis (UHR)...
  13. ncbi request reprint The psychosis prodrome in adolescent patients viewed through the lens of DSM-IV
    Stephanie E Meyer
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:434-51. 2005
    ..However, the array of symptomatology in these patients is broad and has not yet been systematically characterized using established diagnostic and assessment tools...
  14. pmc Cognitive control deficits in schizophrenia: mechanisms and meaning
    Tyler A Lesh
    Department of Psychiatry, UC Davis Imaging Research Center, Davis School of Medicine, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:316-38. 2011
    ..Finally, we discuss recent advances in the neuropharmacology of cognition and how they can inform a targeted approach to the development of effective therapies for this disabling aspect of schizophrenia...
  15. pmc Symptom dimensions and functional impairment in early psychosis: more to the story than just negative symptoms
    Daniel Fulford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 401 Parnassus Avenue Box PAR 0984, CA, USA
    Schizophr Res 147:125-31. 2013
    ..These results suggest the need for phase-specific treatment in early psychosis, with a focus on symptom dimensions to improve functional outcomes for CHR individuals...
  16. ncbi request reprint The feasibility of neuropsychological endophenotypes in the search for genes associated with bipolar affective disorder
    David C Glahn
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    Bipolar Disord 6:171-82. 2004
    ..We reviewed the literature to determine if neuropsychological measures could be used as effective endophenotypes to aid molecular genetic studies searching for genes predisposing to BPD...