Dawn L Thatcher

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Alcohol, psychological dysregulation, and adolescent brain development
    Duncan B Clark
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:375-85. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in adolescents with alcohol use disorders
    Dawn L Thatcher
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:151-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Adolescent alcohol use disorders predict adult borderline personality
    Dawn L Thatcher
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center PAARC, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1709-24. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Supervisory neglect and adolescent alcohol use disorders: effects on AUD onset and treatment outcome
    Duncan B Clark
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1737-50. 2005
  5. pmc Psychological dysregulation, white matter disorganization and substance use disorders in adolescence
    Duncan B Clark
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA edu
    Addiction 107:206-14. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploratory factor analysis of two measures of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in a non-clinical sample of college students
    Dawn L Thatcher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811, O Hara St, Oxford Bldg 800, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 19:904-14. 2005
  7. pmc Child abuse and other traumatic experiences, alcohol use disorders, and health problems in adolescence and young adulthood
    Duncan B Clark
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 1521, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:499-510. 2010
  8. pmc Gender differences in the relationship between white matter organization and adolescent substance use disorders
    Dawn L Thatcher
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 110:55-61. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent neglect and alcohol use disorders in two-parent families
    Duncan B Clark
    University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Child Maltreat 9:357-70. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex, thalamus, and cerebellar volumes in adolescents and young adults with adolescent-onset alcohol use disorders and comorbid mental disorders
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1590-600. 2005

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Alcohol, psychological dysregulation, and adolescent brain development
    Duncan B Clark
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:375-85. 2008
    ..This article will describe some of the opportunities contemporary neuroimaging techniques offer for advancing understanding of adolescent neurodevelopment and alcohol involvement...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in adolescents with alcohol use disorders
    Dawn L Thatcher
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:151-7. 2006
    ..Interventions focusing on health behaviors in conjunction with addiction treatment might help improve long-term health outcomes in adolescents with AUDs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adolescent alcohol use disorders predict adult borderline personality
    Dawn L Thatcher
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center PAARC, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1709-24. 2005
    ..This study investigated adolescent alcohol use disorders (AUDs) and other characteristics as predictors of adult borderline personality disorder (BPD) symptoms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Supervisory neglect and adolescent alcohol use disorders: effects on AUD onset and treatment outcome
    Duncan B Clark
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1737-50. 2005
    ..Utilizing a four-item supervision scale, this study identified adolescents with inadequate supervision, and examined effects on AUD development and treatment outcome...
  5. pmc Psychological dysregulation, white matter disorganization and substance use disorders in adolescence
    Duncan B Clark
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA edu
    Addiction 107:206-14. 2012
    ..This study compared adolescents with SUD and control adolescents to investigate relationships among psychological dysregulation, WM disorganization and SUD symptoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploratory factor analysis of two measures of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in a non-clinical sample of college students
    Dawn L Thatcher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811, O Hara St, Oxford Bldg 800, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 19:904-14. 2005
    ..Notably, non-clinical samples tended to report fewer social and occupational dysfunction than clinical samples predominantly utilized in PTSD research. Implications for use of these instruments in screening samples are discussed...
  7. pmc Child abuse and other traumatic experiences, alcohol use disorders, and health problems in adolescence and young adulthood
    Duncan B Clark
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 1521, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:499-510. 2010
    ..We prospectively examined the health effects of child abuse and other traumatic events, with objective health indicators and consideration of alcohol use disorders (AUD)...
  8. pmc Gender differences in the relationship between white matter organization and adolescent substance use disorders
    Dawn L Thatcher
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 110:55-61. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the disruption of normal white matter development due to substance exposure may be more severe in females than in males...
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent neglect and alcohol use disorders in two-parent families
    Duncan B Clark
    University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Child Maltreat 9:357-70. 2004
    ..Among adolescents receiving treatment for AUDs, those in the Neglect group showed more improvement during a 1-year follow-up period. The results indicate that inadequate parent involvement may be a form of neglect...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex, thalamus, and cerebellar volumes in adolescents and young adults with adolescent-onset alcohol use disorders and comorbid mental disorders
    Michael D De Bellis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1590-600. 2005
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Research Grants1

  1. ADULT NEUROBEHAVIORAL OUTCOMES OF ADOLESCENT DRUG ABUSE
    Dawn Thatcher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed career development and research activities will provide a solid foundation for the candidate to become an independent investigator specializing in neurobehavioral outcomes of adolescent SUDs. ..