Eric Youngstrom

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A primer on receiver operating characteristic analysis and diagnostic efficiency statistics for pediatric psychology: we are ready to ROC
    Eric A Youngstrom
    PhD, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Davie Hall CB 3270, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 39:204-21. 2014
  2. pmc Clinical significance of treatment effects with aripiprazole versus placebo in a study of manic or mixed episodes associated with pediatric bipolar I disorder
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 23:72-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Future directions in psychological assessment: combining evidence-based medicine innovations with psychology's historical strengths to enhance utility
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 42:139-59. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Andrew J Freeman
    University of North Carolina, Department of Psychology, CB3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e446-52. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The bipolar spectrum: myth or reality?
    Eric Youngstrom
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599 3270, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 12:479-89. 2010
  6. pmc The assessment of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:353-90, viii-ix. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Comparing the psychometric properties of multiple teacher report instruments as predictors of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:382-401. 2008
  8. pmc Informants are not all equal: predictors and correlates of clinician judgments about caregiver and youth credibility
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3270, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:407-15. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing the effects of sampling designs on the diagnostic accuracy of eight promising screening algorithms for pediatric bipolar disorder
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3270, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1013-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Reward dysregulation and mood symptoms in an adolescent outpatient sample
    June Gruber
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 41:1053-65. 2013

Research Grants

  1. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications66

  1. pmc A primer on receiver operating characteristic analysis and diagnostic efficiency statistics for pediatric psychology: we are ready to ROC
    Eric A Youngstrom
    PhD, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Davie Hall CB 3270, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 39:204-21. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc Clinical significance of treatment effects with aripiprazole versus placebo in a study of manic or mixed episodes associated with pediatric bipolar I disorder
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 23:72-9. 2013
    ..Published studies in adult and pediatric bipolar disorder have used different definitions of treatment response. This analysis aimed to compare different definitions of response in a large sample of children and adolescents...
  3. doi request reprint Future directions in psychological assessment: combining evidence-based medicine innovations with psychology's historical strengths to enhance utility
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 42:139-59. 2013
    ..An eclectic integration of EBM and evidence-based assessment generates a powerful hybrid that is likely to have broad applicability within clinical psychology and enhance the utility of psychological assessments...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Andrew J Freeman
    University of North Carolina, Department of Psychology, CB3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e446-52. 2009
    ..The current study examines the quality of life in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder compared with other physical and psychiatric illnesses...
  5. doi request reprint The bipolar spectrum: myth or reality?
    Eric Youngstrom
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599 3270, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 12:479-89. 2010
    ..Practitioners can use inexpensive and practical strategies to incorporate the spectrum concept into their work while minimizing risks of overdiagnosis or unnecessary medication exposure...
  6. pmc The assessment of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:353-90, viii-ix. 2009
    ..By the end of the article, clinicians will have a framework and set of clinically useful tools with which to effectively make evidence-based decisions regarding the diagnosis of BPD in children and adolescents...
  7. doi request reprint Comparing the psychometric properties of multiple teacher report instruments as predictors of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:382-401. 2008
    ..Teacher report appears to be insufficiently specific or sensitive to BPSD for clinical diagnostic use, although teacher scales might have research utility...
  8. pmc Informants are not all equal: predictors and correlates of clinician judgments about caregiver and youth credibility
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3270, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:407-15. 2011
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  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing the effects of sampling designs on the diagnostic accuracy of eight promising screening algorithms for pediatric bipolar disorder
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3270, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1013-9. 2006
    ..The present investigation compared eight screening algorithms in the same sample but under two different design strategies...
  10. doi request reprint Reward dysregulation and mood symptoms in an adolescent outpatient sample
    June Gruber
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 41:1053-65. 2013
    ..Results extend work in adults with BPSD, suggesting a transdiagnostic association between reward dysregulation and mood symptom severity in adolescence...
  11. pmc A proposal to facilitate weight-of-evidence assessments: Harmonization of Neurodevelopmental Environmental Epidemiology Studies (HONEES)
    Eric Youngstrom
    Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Davie Hall, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 33:354-9. 2011
    ..Broad acceptance and application of such an approach can facilitate the expanded use of environmental epidemiology studies of potential neurodevelopmental toxicants in the protection of public health, and specifically children's health...
  12. pmc The effects of including a callous-unemotional specifier for the diagnosis of conduct disorder
    Rachel E Kahn
    University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:271-82. 2012
    ..The impact of this specifier on children diagnosed with CD should be considered...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and measurement issues in the assessment of pediatric bipolar disorder: implications for understanding mood disorder across the life cycle
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 18:989-1021. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Comparing diagnostic checklists for pediatric bipolar disorder in academic and community mental health settings
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:507-17. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Discriminative validity of the general behavior inventory using youth report
    Carla Kmett Danielson
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:29-39. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Bipolar diagnoses in community mental health: Achenbach Child Behavior Checklist profiles and patterns of comorbidity
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:569-75. 2005
    ..However, no study has examined clinical or demographic characteristics of youths clinically diagnosed with bipolar disorder in a low-income, diverse community clinical sample...
  17. pmc Pediatric bipolar disorder: validity, phenomenology, and recommendations for diagnosis
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:194-214. 2008
    ..To find, review, and critically evaluate evidence pertaining to the phenomenology of pediatric bipolar disorder and its validity as a diagnosis...
  18. pmc Developing a 10-item mania scale from the Parent General Behavior Inventory for children and adolescents
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:831-9. 2008
    ..The goal of the present study was to develop and validate a brief (10 item) instrument to assess mania in a large sample of outpatients presenting with a variety of different DSM-IV diagnoses, including frequent comorbid conditions...
  19. pmc A quantitative and qualitative review of neurocognitive performance in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Megan F Joseph
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:595-605. 2008
    ..Study reporting guidelines are offered that may help clarify the impact of illness definitions, mood state, medication status, and other methodological variables on neurocognition in pediatric BD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Who are the comorbid adolescents? Agreement between psychiatric diagnosis, youth, parent, and teacher report
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:231-45. 2003
    ..14-.40). Results also indicate that single DSM-IV disorders, such as bipolar disorder, can manifest "comorbid" patterns of behavior problems on checklists...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neurocognition in early-onset schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders
    Stephen R Hooper
    The Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7255, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:52-60. 2010
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparing the diagnostic accuracy of six potential screening instruments for bipolar disorder in youths aged 5 to 17 years
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohia 44106 7123, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:847-58. 2004
    ..To compare the diagnostic efficiency of six index tests as predictors of juvenile bipolar disorder in two large outpatient samples, aged 5 to 10 and 11 to 17 years, gathered from 1997 to 2002...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: measuring outcomes
    Steven W Evans
    Alvin V Baird Attention and Learning Disabilities Center, Department of Psychology, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:1132-7. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Jeanne M Duax
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 7123, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1565-73. 2007
    ..To explore sex differences in pediatric bipolar disorder in terms of subtype and severity of depressive and manic symptomatology...
  25. doi request reprint The role of family functioning in bipolar disorder in families
    Tina D Du Rocher Schudlich
    Department of Psychology, Western Washington University, 516 High Street, MS 9089, Bellingham, WA 98225 9089, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:849-63. 2008
    ..Associations between parent diagnoses and family functioning changed depending on youth age, but not youth sex...
  26. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of intellectual and neuropsychological test performance in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Thomas W Frazier
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:543-55. 2004
    ..These findings indicate that overall cognitive ability is significantly lower among persons with ADHD and that FSIQ may show as large a difference between ADHD and control participants as most other measures...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment of pediatric bipolar disorder, Part II: Incorporating information from behavior checklists
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:823-8. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Factor and subtest discrepancies on the differential ability scales: examining prevalence and validity in predicting academic achievement
    Shoshana Y Kahana
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 7123, USA
    Assessment 9:82-93. 2002
    ..Findings suggest that when predicting academic achievement, there is little value in interpreting cognitive scores beyond the global ability estimate...
  29. pmc Advancing the selection of neurodevelopmental measures in epidemiological studies of environmental chemical exposure and health effects
    Eric Youngstrom
    Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Davie Hall, CB 3270, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:229-68. 2010
    ..We also discuss important considerations in selecting appropriate tests and provide a case study by reviewing the literature on polychlorinated biphenyls...
  30. ncbi request reprint Toward an evidence-based assessment of pediatric bipolar disorder
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 7123, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:433-48. 2005
    ..Twelve recommendations are offered to move toward an evidence-based assessment model for PBD...
  31. ncbi request reprint Behavioral inhibition system (BIS) strength and trait dominance are associated with affective response and perspective taking when viewing dyadic interactions
    Heath A Demaree
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
    Int J Neurosci 115:1579-93. 2005
    ..Interestingly, although not hypothesized, trait dominance was also associated with character identification by virtue of being positively associated with BAS and PA and negatively associated with BIS and NA...
  32. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment of pediatric bipolar disorder, part I: base rate and family history
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 7123, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:712-7. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Increasing the reliability of ipsative interpretations in neuropsychology: a comparison of reliable components analysis and other factor analytic methods
    Thomas W Frazier
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:578-89. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that difference scores derived from orthogonal factor solutions, particularly RCA solutions, may improve reliability for clinical assessment purposes...
  34. ncbi request reprint A Parent General Behavior Inventory subscale to measure sleep disturbance in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Oren I Meyers
    Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:840-3. 2008
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Diagnostic guidelines for bipolar disorder: a summary of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders Diagnostic Guidelines Task Force Report
    S Nassir Ghaemi
    Bipolar Disorder Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:117-28. 2008
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Evaluation and comparison of psychometric instruments for pediatric bipolar spectrum disorders in four age groups
    Thomas W Frazier
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:853-66. 2007
    ..The CDRS-R may be better conceptualized as a two-factor measure in older adolescents. The semistructured K-SADS interview can be used to generate reliable diagnoses across a broad age range...
  37. ncbi request reprint Consensus report on impulsive aggression as a symptom across diagnostic categories in child psychiatry: implications for medication studies
    Peter S Jensen
    Center for the Advancement of Children s Mental Health, Columbia University NYSPI 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 78, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:309-22. 2007
    ..If so, how should IA be assessed, pharmacological studies designed, and ethical issues addressed?..
  38. ncbi request reprint Effects of adolescent manic symptoms on agreement between youth, parent, and teacher ratings of behavior problems
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University CWRU and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 441106 7123, USA
    J Affect Disord 82:S5-S16. 2004
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint The child bipolar questionnaire: a dimensional approach to screening for pediatric bipolar disorder
    Demitri Papolos
    The Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation, USA
    J Affect Disord 95:149-58. 2006
    ..This report provides preliminary data on the reliability and validity of the CBQ...
  40. ncbi request reprint Early symptoms of mania and the role of parental risk
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:623-34. 2005
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Employing parent, teacher, and youth self-report checklists in identifying pediatric bipolar spectrum disorders: an examination of diagnostic accuracy and clinical utility
    Shoshana Y Kahana
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:471-88. 2003
    ..Results indicate that the Child Behavior Checklist has limited utility when attempting to derive clinically meaningful information about the presentation of juvenile BPSD...
  42. ncbi request reprint Review and meta-analysis of the phenomenology and clinical characteristics of mania in children and adolescents
    Robert A Kowatch
    Department of Psychiatry, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:483-96. 2005
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Toward an integration of parent and clinician report on the Young Mania Rating Scale
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Department of Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Affect Disord 77:179-90. 2003
    ..The Young Mania Rating Scale (YMRS) has validity in the assessment of mania in adults. The purpose of this study was to examine how the YMRS might optimally be used in the assessment of youths...
  44. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of pervasive manic symptoms in children
    Gabrielle A Carlson
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 53:1050-8. 2003
    ..Prior investigations of cross-informant agreement among parents, teachers, and clinicians about externalizing and internalizing problems have not directly addressed agreement about manic symptoms...
  45. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the Young Mania Rating Scale for use with youths ages 5 to 17 years
    Eric A Youngstrom
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 31:567-72. 2002
    ..However, the young male group showed higher scores on several items as well as the total YMRS score. Results suggest that the YMRS total score can be meaningfully interpreted in child and adolescent samples...
  46. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: using multiple sources of information
    Thomas W Frazier
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Section of Neuropsychology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, John Carroll University, OH 44118, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:614-20. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Behavioral outcomes and evidence of psychopathology among very low birth weight infants at age 20 years
    Maureen Hack
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 114:932-40. 2004
    ..We thus sought to examine gender-specific behavioral outcomes and evidence of psychopathology in a cohort of VLBW young adults at 20 years of age...
  48. ncbi request reprint Combination lithium and divalproex sodium in pediatric bipolarity
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:895-901. 2003
    ..Many youths with bipolar disorder do not respond to DVPX or Li monotherapy. An open-label study was conducted to examine the effectiveness of combination DVPX and Li therapy with youths diagnosed with bipolar disorder...
  49. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for bipolar disorders in adolescents: a pilot study
    Norah C Feeny
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:508-15. 2006
    ..To develop a cognitive behavioral intervention for adolescents with bipolar disorders, test its feasibility and preliminary efficacy...
  50. ncbi request reprint The latent structure of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a clinic-referred sample
    Thomas W Frazier
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Section of Neuropsychology, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Neuropsychology 21:45-64. 2007
    ..Alternatively, the null findings may have resulted from inadequate indicator selection. A dimensional model may better facilitate accurate identification of individuals at risk for functional impairment...
  51. ncbi request reprint Elevated thyrotropin in bipolar youths prescribed both lithium and divalproex sodium
    Barbara L Gracious
    Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:215-20. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of combined lithium and divalproex sodium on thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) levels in children and adolescents with bipolar disorders and to identify risk factors for lithium-induced hypothyroidism...
  52. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues and controversies in clinical trials with child and adolescent patients with bipolar disorder: report of a consensus conference
    Gabrielle A Carlson
    Department of Psychiatry, Stony Brook University Putnam Hall, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:13-27. 2003
    ..To achieve consensus among researchers, pharmaceutical industry representatives, federal regulatory agency staff, and family advocates on a template for clinical trials of acute mania/bipolar disorder in children and adolescents...
  53. ncbi request reprint Discriminative validity of a parent version of the Young Mania Rating Scale
    Barbara L Gracious
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1350-9. 2002
    ..To examine the usefulness of a parent report version of the Young Mania Rating Scale (P-YMRS) in distinguishing bipolar disorder from other mental health conditions in children and adolescents...
  54. ncbi request reprint Mood state at study entry as predictor of the polarity of relapse in bipolar disorder
    Joseph R Calabrese
    Case University School of Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11400 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:957-63. 2004
    ..We conclude that putative mood stabilizers must be tested in recently manic and recently depressed patients to determine their spectrum of prophylactic efficacy...
  55. ncbi request reprint ADHD and college students: exploratory and confirmatory factor structures with student and parent data
    Joseph J Glutting
    School of Education, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716 2922, USA
    Psychol Assess 17:44-55. 2005
    ..Factor structures replicated across genders (3 factors for the SRI, and 2 factors for the PRI). Results are discussed in terms of the divergence of structures...
  56. ncbi request reprint ADHD and achievement: meta-analysis of the child, adolescent, and adult literatures and a concomitant study with college students
    Thomas W Frazier
    Section of Behavioral Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic, Shaker Medical Campus, OH 44104, USA
    J Learn Disabil 40:49-65. 2007
    ..However, unlike earlier studies with children and adolescents, student ratings were as predictive as parent ratings. Findings are discussed in terms of the impact of moderator variables on ADHD and achievement...
  57. ncbi request reprint The latent structure of cognitive symptom exaggeration on the Victoria Symptom Validity Test
    Thomas W Frazier
    Section of Behavioral Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44104, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:197-211. 2007
    ..13-.14 in the present sample. Likelihood ratios are presented to assist clinical detection of individuals exhibiting the category of cognitive symptom exaggeration...
  58. ncbi request reprint Barriers to the identification and management of psychosocial issues in children and maternal depression
    Sarah McCue Horwitz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Room W G 72, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4945, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e208-18. 2007
    ..Child psychosocial issues and maternal depression are underidentified and undertreated, but we know surprisingly little about the barriers to identification and treatment of these problems by primary care pediatricians...
  59. ncbi request reprint Response and remission in adolescent mania: signal detection analyses of the young mania rating scale
    Nick C Patel
    Division of Bipolar Disorders Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0004, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:628-35. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine optimal criteria for defining response and remission in adolescents with acute mania...
  60. ncbi request reprint Double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of divalproex monotherapy in the treatment of symptomatic youth at high risk for developing bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, and the University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5080, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:781-8. 2007
    ..To determine if divalproex sodium was superior to placebo in the treatment of symptomatic youths who suffer from a bipolar spectrum disorder and who also have a parent with a diagnosis of a bipolar illness...
  61. ncbi request reprint Exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis of the autism diagnostic interview-revised
    Thomas W Frazier
    Section of Behavioral Medicine, Children s Hospital for Rehabilitation, The Cleveland Clinic, Shaker Campus CR11, Cleveland, OH 44104, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:474-80. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that the current ADI-R structure be revised to more accurately reflect the relationships between sub-scales...
  62. ncbi request reprint Treatment adherence in individuals with rapid cycling bipolar disorder: results from a clinical-trial setting
    Martha Sajatovic
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:412-4. 2007
  63. ncbi request reprint Combination lithium and divalproex sodium in pediatric bipolar symptom re-stabilization
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:142-8. 2006
    ..The primary goal of this study was to assess the rate of re-stabilization after the resumption of lithium (Li) plus divalproex (DVPX) following relapse on either agent as monotherapy...
  64. ncbi request reprint A 20-month, double-blind, maintenance trial of lithium versus divalproex in rapid-cycling bipolar disorder
    Joseph R Calabrese
    Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2152-61. 2005
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that divalproex would be more effective than lithium in the long-term management of patients with recently stabilized rapid-cycling bipolar disorder...
  65. ncbi request reprint Double-blind 18-month trial of lithium versus divalproex maintenance treatment in pediatric bipolar disorder
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:409-17. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision-making using the General Behavior Inventory in juvenile bipolarity
    Robert L Findling
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106 5080, USA
    Bipolar Disord 4:34-42. 2002
    ..The General Behavior Inventory (GBI) is a questionnaire that has utility in the assessment of mood disorders in adults. The purpose of this study was to examine how the GBI might optimally be used in the assessment of youths...

Research Grants7

  1. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These children, currently labeled "Bipolar- Not Otherwise Specified", may represent an early developmental precursor of later bipolar disorder, or they may manifest a developmentally different presentation and course. ..
  2. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These children, currently labeled "Bipolar- Not Otherwise Specified", may represent an early developmental precursor of later bipolar disorder, or they may manifest a developmentally different presentation and course. ..
  3. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These children, currently labeled "Bipolar- Not Otherwise Specified", may represent an early developmental precursor of later bipolar disorder, or they may manifest a developmentally different presentation and course. ..
  4. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These children, currently labeled "Bipolar- Not Otherwise Specified", may represent an early developmental precursor of later bipolar disorder, or they may manifest a developmentally different presentation and course. ..
  5. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These children, currently labeled "Bipolar- Not Otherwise Specified", may represent an early developmental precursor of later bipolar disorder, or they may manifest a developmentally different presentation and course. ..
  6. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These children, currently labeled "Bipolar- Not Otherwise Specified", may represent an early developmental precursor of later bipolar disorder, or they may manifest a developmentally different presentation and course. ..
  7. Assessment of Juvenille Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    Eric Youngstrom; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These children, currently labeled "Bipolar- Not Otherwise Specified", may represent an early developmental precursor of later bipolar disorder, or they may manifest a developmentally different presentation and course. ..