Joan Luby

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differential performance of the macarthur HBQ and DISC-IV in identifying DSM-IV internalizing psychopathology in young children
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:458-66. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic prescriptions in a sample including both healthy and mood and disruptive disordered preschoolers: relationships to diagnosis, impairment, prescriber type, and assessment methods
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:205-15. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint An observational analysis of behavior in depressed preschoolers: further validation of early-onset depression
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:203-12. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Alterations in stress cortisol reactivity in depressed preschoolers relative to psychiatric and no-disorder comparison groups
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:1248-55. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Depressed preschoolers with bipolar family history: a group at high risk for later switching to mania?
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:187-97. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Modification of DSM-IV criteria for depressed preschool children
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, AMO 63110, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1169-72. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Risperidone in preschool children with autistic spectrum disorders: an investigation of safety and efficacy
    Joan Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63117, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:575-87. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Three clinical cases of DSM-IV mania symptoms in preschoolers
    Joan Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:237-43. 2007
  9. pmc Gender differences in emotional reactivity of depressed and at-risk preschoolers: implications for gender specific manifestations of preschool depression
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University, St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:525-37. 2009
  10. pmc Preschool onset attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: course and predictors of stability over 24 months
    Mini Tandon
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry Child, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:321-30. 2011

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Differential performance of the macarthur HBQ and DISC-IV in identifying DSM-IV internalizing psychopathology in young children
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:458-66. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic prescriptions in a sample including both healthy and mood and disruptive disordered preschoolers: relationships to diagnosis, impairment, prescriber type, and assessment methods
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:205-15. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint An observational analysis of behavior in depressed preschoolers: further validation of early-onset depression
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:203-12. 2006
    ..Support for the validity of preschool depression is now available; however, objective evidence of negative behaviors among depressed preschoolers is needed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alterations in stress cortisol reactivity in depressed preschoolers relative to psychiatric and no-disorder comparison groups
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:1248-55. 2003
    ..The current study is, to our knowledge, the first investigation of HPA axis reactivity in very young children with a clinical depressive syndrome for which content validity has been established...
  5. ncbi request reprint Depressed preschoolers with bipolar family history: a group at high risk for later switching to mania?
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 13:187-97. 2003
    ..Future studies that directly investigate age-appropriate mania manifestations in preschool samples are now warranted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Modification of DSM-IV criteria for depressed preschool children
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, AMO 63110, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1169-72. 2003
    ..This study compared the severity of depression in preschoolers diagnosed by standard versus modified DSM-IV criteria for major depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risperidone in preschool children with autistic spectrum disorders: an investigation of safety and efficacy
    Joan Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63117, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:575-87. 2006
    ..Whereas the safety and efficacy of risperidone have been established for children aged 5 and older, they has not been adequately tested in preschool children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Three clinical cases of DSM-IV mania symptoms in preschoolers
    Joan Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:237-43. 2007
    ..Possible manifestations of mood cycling are also described. Clinical observations, parental reports, and related family mental health history are reviewed...
  9. pmc Gender differences in emotional reactivity of depressed and at-risk preschoolers: implications for gender specific manifestations of preschool depression
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University, St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:525-37. 2009
    ..This finding was detected in depressed and "at risk for internalizing" boys who were not comorbid for externalizing problems...
  10. pmc Preschool onset attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: course and predictors of stability over 24 months
    Mini Tandon
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry Child, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 21:321-30. 2011
    ..The present study examined the course of ADHD over 24 months in a preschool population...
  11. pmc Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in preschool children: an investigation of validation based on visual attention performance
    Mini Tandon
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 19:137-46. 2009
    ..The aim was to investigate whether attentional impairments in preschoolers with DSM-IV ADHD could be detected, informing the nosology of preschool ADHD...
  12. pmc Internalizing disorders in early childhood: a review of depressive and anxiety disorders
    Mini Tandon
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8134, 660 South Euclid, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:593-610. 2009
    ..Identification of recent advances in the understanding and treatment of anxiety disorders in young children and areas in which future studies are needed also are explored...
  13. pmc Shame and guilt in preschool depression: evidence for elevations in self-conscious emotions in depression as early as age 3
    Joan Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:1156-66. 2009
    ....
  14. pmc A novel early intervention for preschool depression: findings from a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Joan Luby
    Early Emotional Development Program, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:313-22. 2012
    ..Therefore, a novel form of treatment for preschool depression, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy Emotion Development (PCIT-ED) was developed and tested...
  15. ncbi request reprint Defining and validating bipolar disorder in the preschool period
    Joan Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 18:971-88. 2006
    ..Recommendations for future research in this area that integrates developmental and mental health models are made...
  16. pmc Parenting practices in pregnancy smokers compared to non smokers
    Mini Tandon
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine WUSM, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Clin Med Res 5:84-91. 2013
    ..The present investigation compared parenting practices in a sample of preschoolers whose mothers reported smoking during pregnancy versus those who did not...
  17. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of autistic symptomatology in preschoolers
    Elyse Pine
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Autism 10:344-52. 2006
    ..We conclude that it is possible to obtain reliable quantitative measurements of autistic social impairment in preschoolers, suitable for assessing treatment response...
  18. pmc Parent-child interaction therapy emotion development: a novel treatment for depression in preschool children
    Shannon N Lenze
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:153-9. 2011
    ..Preliminary findings of an open trial of this novel intervention, PCIT-ED, with depressed preschool children are reported...
  19. pmc Anomalous functional brain activation following negative mood induction in children with pre-school onset major depression
    David Pagliaccio
    The Program in Neuroscience, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 2:256-67. 2012
    ..Similar to results observed in adult depression, the current findings indicate disruptions in emotion-related neural circuitry associated with preschool-onset depression...
  20. pmc Temper tantrums in healthy versus depressed and disruptive preschoolers: defining tantrum behaviors associated with clinical problems
    Andy C Belden
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Pediatr 152:117-22. 2008
    ..To investigate whether differences in the tantrum behaviors of healthy versus mood and disruptive disordered preschoolers can be detected...
  21. ncbi request reprint Depressed and healthy preschoolers' internal representations of their mothers' caregiving: associations with observed caregiving behaviors one year later
    Andy C Belden
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 9:239-54. 2007
    ..Results suggest that the MSSB may be a useful child-informant method for interpreting depressed children's internalization of caregiving relationships...
  22. ncbi request reprint Psychopharmacological treatment for very young children: contexts and guidelines
    Mary Margaret Gleason
    Bradley Hasbro Research Center, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1532-72. 2007
    ..The purpose of this effort is to promote responsible treatment of young children, recognizing that this will sometimes involve the use of medications...
  23. ncbi request reprint Preschoolers' contribution to their diagnosis of depression and anxiety: uses and limitations of young child self-report of symptoms
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 38:321-38. 2007
    ..Based on the finding of a valid preschool depressive syndrome, methods to obtain self-report of symptoms of depression and related anxiety directly from the child are now needed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Preschool major depressive disorder: preliminary validation for developmentally modified DSM-IV criteria
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:928-37. 2002
    ..To investigate the validity of developmentally modified DSM-IV criteria for preschool major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  25. ncbi request reprint The clinical picture of depression in preschool children
    Joan L Luby
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:340-8. 2003
    ..To investigate the clinical characteristics of depression in preschool children...
  26. ncbi request reprint ThePreschool Feelings Checklist: a brief and sensitive screening measure for depression in young children
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:708-17. 2004
    ..Based on the need for the earliest possible identification of depression, the development of a brief screening measure to capture young children with markers of depression from these community settings was developed and tested...
  27. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of depressed preschoolers with and without anhedonia: evidence for a melancholic depressive subtype in young children
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1998-2004. 2004
    ..This study investigated whether a melancholic subtype similar to that established in depressed adults can be identified in depressed preschool children...
  28. ncbi request reprint Preschoolers' depression severity and behaviors during dyadic interactions: the mediating role of parental support
    Andy C Belden
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:213-22. 2006
    ..To investigate the relationship between preschool depression severity, observed behavior, and parental emotional support in a population of 3.0- to 5.6-year-olds and their mothers...
  29. ncbi request reprint Preschool depression
    Melissa Meade Stalets
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 15:899-917, viii-ix. 2006
    ..This article reviews the relatively new body of evidence supporting the validity of preschool depression...
  30. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for preschool depression: the mediating role of early stressful life events
    Joan L Luby
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1292-8. 2006
    ..The current study used regression analyses to examine the relationships between family history of mood disorders and stressful life events as risk factors for depression in a preschool sample...
  31. ncbi request reprint Adaptive strategies for treating childhood mania
    Ree Dawson
    Frontier Science Technology and Research Foundation, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:758-64. 2007
    ..Our exposition is developed in the specific clinical context of childhood mania to maximize accessibility of the ideas but applies more generally to other chronic mental and physical health disorders that are difficult to treat...
  32. pmc Depression and social functioning in preschool children with chronic medical conditions
    Carmen E Curtis
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Pediatr 153:408-13. 2008
    ..To investigate the relations among depressive symptoms, social behavior, and chronic medical illness in preschool children...
  33. ncbi request reprint Psychopharmacology of psychiatric disorders in the preschool period
    Joan L Luby
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 17:149-51. 2007