Jan M Nicholson

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The feeding practices and structure questionnaire: construction and initial validation in a sample of Australian first-time mothers and their 2-year olds
    Elena Jansen
    Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, 60 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove, Queensland 4059, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:72. 2014
  2. pmc The NOURISH randomised control trial: positive feeding practices and food preferences in early childhood - a primary prevention program for childhood obesity
    Lynne A Daniels
    School of Public Health, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:387. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Impact of music therapy to promote positive parenting and child development
    Jan M Nicholson
    Griffith University, Australia
    J Health Psychol 13:226-38. 2008
  4. doi request reprint National study of an early parenting intervention: implementation differences on parent and child outcomes: parenting program implementation
    Jan M Nicholson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Prev Sci 11:360-70. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequality profiles in physical and developmental health from 0-7 years: Australian National Study
    Jan M Nicholson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:81-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Bidirectional associations between mothers' and fathers' parenting consistency and child BMI
    Pauline W Jansen
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e1513-20. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Postpartum maternal separation anxiety, overprotective parenting, and children's social-emotional well-being: longitudinal evidence from an Australian cohort
    Amanda R Cooklin
    Parenting Research Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Fam Psychol 27:618-28. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Functional status in children with ADHD at age 6-8: a controlled community study
    Daryl Efron
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 134:e992-e1000. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Healthcare costs associated with language difficulties up to 9 years of age: Australian population-based study
    Emma Sciberras
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Speech Lang Pathol 17:41-52. 2015
  10. doi request reprint The cost of healthcare for children with mental health difficulties
    Nina Lucas
    Parenting Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 47:849-58. 2013

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Publications33

  1. pmc The feeding practices and structure questionnaire: construction and initial validation in a sample of Australian first-time mothers and their 2-year olds
    Elena Jansen
    Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, 60 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove, Queensland 4059, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:72. 2014
    ..Our aim was to consolidate a range of existing items into a parsimonious and conceptually robust questionnaire for assessing feeding practices with very young children (<3 years)...
  2. pmc The NOURISH randomised control trial: positive feeding practices and food preferences in early childhood - a primary prevention program for childhood obesity
    Lynne A Daniels
    School of Public Health, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:387. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Impact of music therapy to promote positive parenting and child development
    Jan M Nicholson
    Griffith University, Australia
    J Health Psychol 13:226-38. 2008
    ..This study provides evidence of the potential effectiveness of music therapy for early intervention...
  4. doi request reprint National study of an early parenting intervention: implementation differences on parent and child outcomes: parenting program implementation
    Jan M Nicholson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Prev Sci 11:360-70. 2010
    ..This study further highlights the potential for music therapy as an early parenting intervention, and the need for more rigorous evaluations in this field...
  5. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequality profiles in physical and developmental health from 0-7 years: Australian National Study
    Jan M Nicholson
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:81-7. 2012
    ..We address these issues using cross-sectional Australian population data on the physical and developmental health of children at ages 0-1, 2-3, 4-5 and 6-7 years...
  6. doi request reprint Bidirectional associations between mothers' and fathers' parenting consistency and child BMI
    Pauline W Jansen
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Pediatrics 132:e1513-20. 2013
    ..Moreover, there has been little attention to the influences of both mothers' and fathers' parenting. We aimed to examine reciprocal relationships between maternal and paternal parenting consistency and child BMI...
  7. doi request reprint Postpartum maternal separation anxiety, overprotective parenting, and children's social-emotional well-being: longitudinal evidence from an Australian cohort
    Amanda R Cooklin
    Parenting Research Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Fam Psychol 27:618-28. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Functional status in children with ADHD at age 6-8: a controlled community study
    Daryl Efron
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 134:e992-e1000. 2014
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Healthcare costs associated with language difficulties up to 9 years of age: Australian population-based study
    Emma Sciberras
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Speech Lang Pathol 17:41-52. 2015
    ..This study aimed to quantify the non-hospital healthcare costs associated with language difficulties within two nationally representative samples of children...
  10. doi request reprint The cost of healthcare for children with mental health difficulties
    Nina Lucas
    Parenting Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 47:849-58. 2013
    ..It also reports on the use and cost of particular categories of service use, including the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) mental health items introduced in 2006...
  11. ncbi request reprint Correlates of Anxiety in 6- to 8-Year-Old Children With ADHD: A Community-Based Study
    Melissa Mulraney
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Atten Disord . 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the child and parent/family correlates of anxiety in a community-based sample of children with ADHD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association between autism symptoms and family functioning in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a community-based study
    Jessica L Green
    School of Psychological Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 25:1307-1318. 2016
    ..The presence of ASD symptoms in children with ADHD may signal the need for enhanced family support...
  13. doi request reprint Health-care costs of underweight, overweight and obesity: Australian population-based study
    Susan A Clifford
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 51:1199-206. 2015
    ..We aimed to determine the (1) cross-sectional relationships between BMI and costs across the first decade of life and (2) in longitudinal analyses, whether costs increase with duration of underweight or obesity...
  14. doi request reprint Language problems in children with ADHD: a community-based study
    Emma Sciberras
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia The Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatrics 133:793-800. 2014
    ..To examine the prevalence of language problems in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) versus non-ADHD controls, and the impact of language problems on the social and academic functioning of children with ADHD...
  15. doi request reprint Psychosocial risk factors associated with fathers' mental health in the postnatal period: results from a population-based study
    Rebecca Giallo
    Parenting Research Centre, Level 5, 232 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne, VIC 3002, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:563-73. 2013
    ..This paper examines a broad range of socio-demographic, individual, infant and contextual factors to identify those associated with fathers' psychological distress in the first year postpartum...
  16. ncbi request reprint Managing Anxiety in Children With ADHD Using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial
    Emma Sciberras
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia The Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    J Atten Disord . 2015
    ..This pilot randomized controlled trial examined the acceptability and feasibility of a cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) intervention for children with ADHD and anxiety, and provided preliminary information on child and family outcomes...
  17. doi request reprint Comorbidity and correlates of disruptive mood dysregulation disorder in 6-8-year-old children with ADHD
    Melissa Mulraney
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 25:321-30. 2016
    ..DMDD added to the burden of ADHD particularly in the area of social functioning...
  18. pmc Developmental brain trajectories in children with ADHD and controls: a longitudinal neuroimaging study
    Timothy J Silk
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 16:59. 2016
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Factors associated with trajectories of psychological distress for Australian fathers across the early parenting period
    Rebecca Giallo
    Parenting Research Centre, 5 232 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, 3002, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1961-71. 2014
    ....
  20. pmc The Children's Attention Project: a community-based longitudinal study of children with ADHD and non-ADHD controls
    Emma Sciberras
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 13:18. 2013
    ..The study aims to map the course of ADHD symptoms over time and to identify risk and protective factors associated with differential outcomes...
  21. doi request reprint Father mental health during the early parenting period: results of an Australian population based longitudinal study
    Rebecca Giallo
    Parenting Research Centre, Level 5, 232 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne, Vic, 3002, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:1907-16. 2012
    ..Secondary objectives were to compare fathers' mental health against normative data for the general male adult population, and to examine the course of mental health problems for fathers across the early childhood period...
  22. pmc Enhancing the early home learning environment through a brief group parenting intervention: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Jan M Nicholson
    Parenting Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 16:73. 2016
    ..It evaluates the effects of 'smalltalk', a brief group parenting intervention (with or without home coaching) on the quality of the early childhood home learning environment...
  23. ncbi request reprint Association Between Parenting Style and Socio-Emotional and Academic Functioning in Children With and Without ADHD: A Community-Based Study
    Sampada Bhide
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Atten Disord . 2016
    ..In a community-based study, we examined parenting style and its relationship to functioning in 6- to 8-year-old children (n = 391; 66.2% male) with ADHD (n = 179), compared with non-ADHD controls (n = 212)...
  24. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorder symptoms in children with ADHD: A community-based study
    Jessica Leigh Green
    School of Psychological Sciences, Monash University, Vic, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Vic, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 47:175-84. 2015
    ..0; 95% CI 0.0; 2.0, p=0.04) however, this finding attenuated in adjusted analyses (p=0.45). ASD symptoms are common in children with ADHD. It is important for clinicians to assess for ASD symptoms to ensure appropriate intervention. ..
  25. pmc Specific language impairment: a convenient label for whom?
    Sheena Reilly
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 49:416-51. 2014
    ..SLI is determined by applying exclusionary criteria, so that it is defined by what it is not rather than by what it is. The recent decision to not include SLI in DSM-5 provoked much debate and concern from researchers and clinicians...
  26. doi request reprint Development of mental health problems and overweight between ages 4 and 11 years: a population-based longitudinal study of Australian children
    Pauline W Jansen
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Acad Pediatr 13:159-67. 2013
    ..To investigate timing and strength of associations between mental health and overweight in childhood; to investigate how the cumulative burden of each of these problems affects the other...
  27. doi request reprint Risk factors for childhood mental health symptoms: national longitudinal study of Australian children
    Jordana K Bayer
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatrics 128:e865-79. 2011
    ..To determine predictors of child externalizing (behavioral) and internalizing (emotional) symptoms in a national population sample...
  28. doi request reprint Employment conditions and maternal postpartum mental health: results from the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children
    Amanda R Cooklin
    Parenting Research Centre, Level 5, 232 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne, Vic, 3002, Australia
    Arch Womens Ment Health 14:217-25. 2011
    ..These results provide strong evidence that employment conditions are associated with maternal postpartum mood, and warrant consideration in psychosocial risk assessments and interventions...
  29. doi request reprint Exposure to Inter-Parental Conflict Across 10 Years of Childhood: Data from the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children
    Elizabeth M Westrupp
    Parenting Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Matern Child Health J 19:1966-73. 2015
    ....
  30. pmc Comparison of methods for recruiting and engaging parents in online interventions: study protocol for the Cry Baby infant sleep and settling program
    Fallon Cook
    Parenting Research Centre, 5 232 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne, 3002, Vic, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 15:174. 2015
    ....
  31. pmc Depression in working adults: comparing the costs and health outcomes of working when ill
    Fiona Cocker
    School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e105430. 2014
    ..Therefore, this study has compared the costs and health outcomes of short-term absenteeism versus working while ill ("presenteeism") amongst employed Australians reporting lifetime major depression...
  32. doi request reprint Stressful life events and the onset of chronic diseases among Australian adults: findings from a longitudinal survey
    Andre M N Renzaho
    1 International Public Health Unit, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Public Health 24:57-62. 2014
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Preschooler obesity and parenting styles of mothers and fathers: Australian national population study
    Melissa Wake
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 120:e1520-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this work was to determine relationships between BMI status at ages 4 to 5 years and mothers' and fathers' parenting dimensions and parenting styles...