John C Piacentini

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc 24- and 36-Week Outcomes for the Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Study (CAMS)
    John Piacentini
    University of California Los Angeles UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 53:297-310. 2014
  2. pmc Controlled comparison of family cognitive behavioral therapy and psychoeducation/relaxation training for child obsessive-compulsive disorder
    John Piacentini
    University of California Los Angeles Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:1149-61. 2011
  3. pmc Behavior therapy for children with Tourette disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    John Piacentini
    UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza, Room 68 251, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    JAMA 303:1929-37. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment in childhood OCD: development and psychometrics properties of the Child Obsessive-Compulsive Impact Scale-Revised (COIS-R)
    John Piacentini
    UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 36:645-53. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Reactivity of tic observation procedures to situation and setting
    John Piacentini
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA NPI, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:649-58. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Habit reversal training for tic disorders in children and adolescents
    John Piacentini
    UCLA School of Medicine, USA
    Behav Modif 29:803-22. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for children who have obsessive-compulsive disorder
    John Piacentini
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Clin Psychol 60:1181-94. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Impairment in childhood anxiety disorders: preliminary examination of the child anxiety impact scale-parent version
    Audra K Langley
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:105-14. 2004
  9. pmc One-year follow-up of family versus child CBT for anxiety disorders: Exploring the roles of child age and parental intrusiveness
    Jeffrey J Wood
    UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 40:301-16. 2009
  10. pmc An emergency department intervention for linking pediatric suicidal patients to follow-up mental health treatment
    Joan Rosenbaum Asarnow
    Department of Psychiatry and Semel Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1303-9. 2011

Research Grants

  1. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 1999
  2. Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Treatment Study
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2004
  7. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2001
  9. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2000
  10. 6/6-Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Extended Long-Term Study (CAMELS)
    John C Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc 24- and 36-Week Outcomes for the Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Study (CAMS)
    John Piacentini
    University of California Los Angeles UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 53:297-310. 2014
    ..We report active treatment group differences on response and remission rates and changes in anxiety severity at weeks 24 and 36 for the Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Study (CAMS)...
  2. pmc Controlled comparison of family cognitive behavioral therapy and psychoeducation/relaxation training for child obsessive-compulsive disorder
    John Piacentini
    University of California Los Angeles Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:1149-61. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Behavior therapy for children with Tourette disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    John Piacentini
    UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza, Room 68 251, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    JAMA 303:1929-37. 2010
    ..Antipsychotic medications, the first-line treatments for moderate to severe tics, are often associated with adverse effects. Behavioral interventions, although promising, have not been evaluated in large-scale controlled trials...
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment in childhood OCD: development and psychometrics properties of the Child Obsessive-Compulsive Impact Scale-Revised (COIS-R)
    John Piacentini
    UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 36:645-53. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the COIS-R may hold utility for assessing the specific impact of OCD symptoms on youth functioning...
  5. ncbi request reprint Reactivity of tic observation procedures to situation and setting
    John Piacentini
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA NPI, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:649-58. 2006
    ..The clinical and research implications of these results are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Habit reversal training for tic disorders in children and adolescents
    John Piacentini
    UCLA School of Medicine, USA
    Behav Modif 29:803-22. 2005
    ..A growing body of data suggests that HRT is a well-tolerated and efficacious intervention for tic disorders in this age group...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for children who have obsessive-compulsive disorder
    John Piacentini
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Clin Psychol 60:1181-94. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Impairment in childhood anxiety disorders: preliminary examination of the child anxiety impact scale-parent version
    Audra K Langley
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 14:105-14. 2004
    ..The results provide initial support that the CAIS-P is a reliable and valid measure for the assessment of the impact of anxiety on child and adolescent functioning...
  9. pmc One-year follow-up of family versus child CBT for anxiety disorders: Exploring the roles of child age and parental intrusiveness
    Jeffrey J Wood
    UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 40:301-16. 2009
    ..To compare the relative long-term benefit of family-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (FCBT) and child-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (CCBT) for child anxiety disorders at a 1-year follow-up...
  10. pmc An emergency department intervention for linking pediatric suicidal patients to follow-up mental health treatment
    Joan Rosenbaum Asarnow
    Department of Psychiatry and Semel Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1303-9. 2011
    ..Many suicidal youths treated in emergency departments do not receive follow-up treatment as advocated by the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention. Two strategies for improving rates of follow-up treatment were compared...
  11. doi request reprint MRSI correlates of cognitive-behavioral therapy in pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder
    JOSEPH O'NEILL
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Semel Institute for Neurosciences, Department of Radiological Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, United States
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 36:161-8. 2012
    ..We therefore probed putative metabolic effects of CBT on these brain structures in pediatric OCD using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging (1H MRSI)...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents
    Katharina Kircanski
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 20:239-54. 2011
    ..The current state of knowledge will be aided by further study of predictors and mechanisms of CBT treatment response...
  13. ncbi request reprint Concurrent validity of the anxiety disorders section of the Anxiety Disorders Interview Schedule for DSM-IV: child and parent versions
    Jeffrey J Wood
    Psychology Clinic, 2191 Franz Hall, Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 31:335-42. 2002
    ..These results provide support for the concurrent validity of the anxiety disorders section of the ADIS-C/P...
  14. pmc Cluster analysis of the Yale Global Tic Severity Scale (YGTSS): symptom dimensions and clinical correlates in an outpatient youth sample
    Katharina Kircanski
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:777-88. 2010
    ..Findings lend support to prior research on tic phenomenology, help to organize treatment goals, and suggest symptom dimensions of tic disorders for further evaluation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Family cognitive behavioral therapy for child anxiety disorders
    Jeffrey J Wood
    Department of Education, University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:314-21. 2006
    ..This study compared family-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT; the Building Confidence Program) with traditional child-focused CBT with minimal family involvement for children with anxiety disorders...
  16. doi request reprint Depression, anxiety, and functional impairment in children with trichotillomania
    Adam B Lewin
    UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:521-7. 2009
    ....
  17. pmc Correlates of comorbid anxiety and externalizing disorders in childhood obsessive compulsive disorder
    Audra K Langley
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 1315, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:637-45. 2010
    ..Results and clinical implications are further discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and description of selective mutism in a school-based sample
    R Lindsey Bergman
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:938-46. 2002
    ..To examine the prevalence of selective mutism (SM) in a public school sample and compare the functioning and symptoms of children with SM to age- and gender-matched unaffected children...
  19. pmc Clinical and cognitive correlates of depressive symptoms among youth with obsessive compulsive disorder
    Tara S Peris
    UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, CA, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:616-26. 2010
    ..Depressive symptoms were also linked to older age and more severe OCD. Low perceived control and self-competence and high OCD severity independently predicted depression scores...
  20. pmc Effectiveness and tolerability of open label olanzapine in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome
    James T McCracken
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90024 1759, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:501-8. 2008
    ..Secondary aims included assessing the response of TS-associated disruptive behaviors to olanzapine exposure...
  21. pmc Correlates of accommodation of pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: parent, child, and family characteristics
    Tara S Peris
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1173-81. 2008
    ..This study conducted exploratory analyses of parent-, child-, and family-level correlates of family accommodation, considering both behavioral and affective components of the response...
  22. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    John Piacentini
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:S61-9. 2003
    ..Given the adverse developmental consequences of psychosocial dysfunction, treatment studies need to carefully track and address OCD-specific functional impairments in affected youngsters...
  23. pmc Recognizing and treating childhood anxiety disorders
    John Piacentini
    University of California Los Angeles, UCLA NPI, Room 68 251, 760 Westwood Plaza, 90024, USA
    West J Med 176:149-51. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Open trial of cognitive behavior therapy for childhood obsessive-compulsive disorder
    John Piacentini
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:207-19. 2002
    ..Controlled trials are needed to provide a more rigorous test of this treatment approach and provide better information regarding potential mediators and moderators of outcome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pediatric emergency department suicidal patients: two-site evaluation of suicide ideators, single attempters, and repeat attempters
    Joan Rosenbaum Asarnow
    UCLA Department of Psychiatry, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:958-66. 2008
    ..In one of the largest clinical studies of youth ED patients presenting with suicidality, we examine ideators, single attempters, and repeat attempters with the aim of clarifying optimal strategies for ED management and risk assessment...
  26. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive correlates of child obsessive compulsive disorder and Tourette syndrome
    SUSANNA W CHANG
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 29:724-33. 2007
    ..TS findings were less robust and may be construed tentatively as suggestive of executive function deficits. Future research is needed to delineate the influence of development on neurocognitive deficits associated with OCD and TS...
  27. doi request reprint The development and psychometric properties of the selective mutism questionnaire
    R Lindsey Bergman
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:456-64. 2008
    ..Scores on the SMQ were correlated with measures of several theoretically and clinically important dimensions...
  28. pmc Cognitive behavioral therapy, sertraline, or a combination in childhood anxiety
    John T Walkup
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:2753-66. 2008
    ..Although cognitive behavioral therapy and selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitors have shown efficacy in treating these disorders, little is known about their relative or combined efficacy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder with and without tics in a clinical sample of children and adolescents
    Gregory L Hanna
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Michigan Health System, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0390, USA
    Depress Anxiety 16:59-63. 2002
    ..The results indicate that tic-related OCD may be differentiated from non-tic-related OCD early in life by the presence or absence of certain compulsive symptoms...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavior therapy for childhood anxiety disorders
    Tami Roblek
    School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 14:863-76, x. 2005
    ..This article describes the conceptual framework underlying CBT and the key elements of this treatment approach. Important developmental and family considerations in treatment are discussed, and the empirical literature is reviewed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Brief review of habit reversal training for Tourette syndrome
    Michael B Himle
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Child Neurol 21:719-25. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Behavioral treatments for tic suppression: habit reversal training
    John C Piacentini
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles Los Angeles, California, USA
    Adv Neurol 99:227-33. 2006
  33. pmc Establishing the feasibility of direct observation in the assessment of tics in children with chronic tic disorders
    Michael B Himle
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee 53211, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 39:429-40. 2006
    ....

Research Grants10

  1. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The impact of baseline functioning, including family context, and initial change over time on treatment outcome will also be systematically evaluated. ..
  2. Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Treatment Study
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Yale Infomatics group will provide data management services. ..
  4. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The Yale Infomatics group will provide data management services. ..
  5. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The Yale Infomatics group will provide data management services. ..
  6. Behavior Therapy for Children with Chronic Tic Disorders
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The Yale Infomatics group will provide data management services. ..
  7. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The impact of baseline functioning, including family context, and initial change over time on treatment outcome will also be systematically evaluated. ..
  8. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The impact of baseline functioning, including family context, and initial change over time on treatment outcome will also be systematically evaluated. ..
  9. BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR CHILDHOOD OCD
    John Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The impact of baseline functioning, including family context, and initial change over time on treatment outcome will also be systematically evaluated. ..
  10. 6/6-Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Extended Long-Term Study (CAMELS)
    John C Piacentini; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Key findings will inform the field about the preventive effects of successful treatment (both psychosocial and medication) on the development of later psychopathology and treatment durability. ..