Eric Broekaert

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Differential roles of childhood adversities and stressful war experiences in the development of mental health symptoms in post-war adolescents in northern Uganda
    James Okello
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Psychiatry 14:260. 2014
  2. pmc The effect of using assessment instruments on substance-abuse outpatients' adherence to treatment: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial
    Veerle Raes
    De Sleutel, Dept, of Research and Quality Assurance, Jozef Guislainstraat 43a, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:123. 2011
  3. doi request reprint 'The human prerogative': a critical analysis of evidence-based and other paradigms of care in substance abuse treatment
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Q 81:227-38. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The third generation of therapeutic communities: the early development of the TC for addictions in Europe
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 12:1-11. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Towards the integration of treatment systems for substance abusers: report on the second International Symposium on Substance Abuse Treatment and Special Target Groups
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:237-45. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in property, violent, and versatile offending detained male adolescents
    Olivier Colins
    Department of Special Education, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:31-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Screening for traumatic exposure and posttraumatic stress symptoms in adolescents in the war-affected eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan, 2 B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:525-30. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Challenges faced by former child soldiers in the aftermath of war in Uganda
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Adolesc Health 52:757-64. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Community-based cross-cultural adaptation of mental health measures in emergency settings: validating the IES-R and HSCL-37A in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:899-910. 2010
  10. pmc Fixed and dynamic predictors of treatment process in therapeutic communities for substance abusers in Belgium
    Ilse Goethals
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Department of Orthopedagogics Special Education, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:43. 2012

Detail Information

Publications60

  1. pmc Differential roles of childhood adversities and stressful war experiences in the development of mental health symptoms in post-war adolescents in northern Uganda
    James Okello
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Psychiatry 14:260. 2014
    ..To date, no comprehensive studies on the role of childhood adversities have been conducted with war-exposed adolescents living in post-war, low-resource settings in Sub-Saharan Africa...
  2. pmc The effect of using assessment instruments on substance-abuse outpatients' adherence to treatment: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial
    Veerle Raes
    De Sleutel, Dept, of Research and Quality Assurance, Jozef Guislainstraat 43a, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:123. 2011
    ..Feedback consisted of personal resources' and readiness to change status and progress that facilitate or hinder change, thereby using graphical representation...
  3. doi request reprint 'The human prerogative': a critical analysis of evidence-based and other paradigms of care in substance abuse treatment
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Q 81:227-38. 2010
    ..We conclude that through the dialectical integration of these diverse approaches, evidence, existence/humanism and social emancipation can be combined for the benefit of the human prerogative of care...
  4. ncbi request reprint The third generation of therapeutic communities: the early development of the TC for addictions in Europe
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 12:1-11. 2006
    ..The paper aims at systemizing information, scattered all over Europe and is the first stage in an ongoing study to record the development of the European TC movement and its influences...
  5. ncbi request reprint Towards the integration of treatment systems for substance abusers: report on the second International Symposium on Substance Abuse Treatment and Special Target Groups
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:237-45. 2003
    ..Participants maintain that collaboration between these apparently incompatible treatment paradigms will depend on mutual respect, the introduction of a common language and a thorough analysis of clients' treatment demands...
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in property, violent, and versatile offending detained male adolescents
    Olivier Colins
    Department of Special Education, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:31-8. 2009
    ..The long-term impact of these differences, and the possible effects of intervention, should be subject of further research...
  7. doi request reprint Screening for traumatic exposure and posttraumatic stress symptoms in adolescents in the war-affected eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan, 2 B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:525-30. 2009
    ..To explore adolescent mental health in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, scene of a complex emergency since 1996...
  8. doi request reprint Challenges faced by former child soldiers in the aftermath of war in Uganda
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Adolesc Health 52:757-64. 2013
    ..This study aims to assess the scope and salience of challenges confronting former child soldiers and at identifying additional challenges they face compared to non-recruited young people in war-affected northern Uganda...
  9. doi request reprint Community-based cross-cultural adaptation of mental health measures in emergency settings: validating the IES-R and HSCL-37A in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:899-910. 2010
    ..We therefore describe an apt procedure to adapt and translate standard screening instruments in close collaboration with the local community, feasible under challenging conditions in emergency settings...
  10. pmc Fixed and dynamic predictors of treatment process in therapeutic communities for substance abusers in Belgium
    Ilse Goethals
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Department of Orthopedagogics Special Education, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:43. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study is to address this gap by exploring clients' early in-treatment experiences and to determine the predictors that are related to the treatment process, using a TC-specific multidimensional instrument...
  11. doi request reprint The psychological impact of forced displacement and related risk factors on Eastern Congolese adolescents affected by war
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1096-104. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Beyond child soldiering: the interference of daily living conditions in former child soldiers' longer term psychosocial well-being in northern Uganda
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Department of Orthopedagogics Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Glob Public Health 8:485-503. 2013
    ..These exploratory conclusions should be further investigated in representative samples of former child soldiers using validated assessment tools...
  13. pmc Informal and formal supports for former child soldiers in Northern Uganda
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:825028. 2012
    ..This highlights the importance of community-based, collective, and comprehensive support of formerly recruited young people and their surroundings in the aftermath of armed conflict...
  14. doi request reprint Are psychotic experiences among detained juvenile offenders explained by trauma and substance use?
    Olivier Colins
    Department of Special Education, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Drug Alcohol Depend 100:39-46. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Unaccompanied refugee children and adolescents: the glaring contrast between a legal and a psychological perspective
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Law Psychiatry 31:319-30. 2008
    ..Moreover, this legal perspective contrasts sharply with the psychological perspective, as such that these children and adolescents do not receive appropriate support and care as they need...
  16. ncbi request reprint The role of gender differences and other client characteristics in the prevalence of DSM-IV affective disorders among a European therapeutic community population
    Joke De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, B 9000, Belgium
    Psychiatr Q 78:39-51. 2007
    ..The study illustrates that not only gender but also other client characteristics should be taken into account when organizing treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of a social network intervention on retention in Belgian therapeutic communities: a quasi-experimental study
    Veerle Soyez
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent, Belgium
    Addiction 101:1027-34. 2006
    ..The primary objective of this research was to enhance retention in Therapeutic Community treatment utilizing a social network intervention...
  18. doi request reprint Profiles of quality of life in opiate-dependent individuals after starting methadone treatment: a latent class analysis
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Drug Policy 24:342-50. 2013
    ..This study aimed to identify classes of quality of life (QoL) among opiate-dependent individuals five to ten years after starting methadone treatment in order to tailor services to the needs of this population...
  19. doi request reprint Illicit drug use in the flemish nightlife scene between 2003 and 2009
    Tina Van Havere
    Faculty of Education, Health and Social Work, University College Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 18:153-60. 2012
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  20. doi request reprint A good quality of life under the influence of methadone: a qualitative study among opiate-dependent individuals
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1244-57. 2011
    ..No information is available on how opiate-dependent individuals themselves perceive QoL and what they see as the important components that contribute to a good QoL...
  21. ncbi request reprint Implementation and effect of life space crisis intervention in special schools with residential treatment for students with emotional and behavioral disorders (EBD)
    Franky DOosterlinck
    OOBC Nieuwe Vaart, Ghent, 9000, Belgium
    Psychiatr Q 79:65-79. 2008
    ..A positive effect of LSCI was found on direct aggression and social desirability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Emotional and behavioural problems in migrant adolescents in Belgium
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:54-62. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Motivation and readiness for therapeutic community treatment: psychometric evaluation of the Dutch translation of the Circumstances, Motivation, Readiness, and Suitability scales
    Veerle Soyez
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:297-308. 2006
    ..It is concluded that the Dutch translation of the CMRS and the CMR can be employed as a valid indicator of treatment motivation and readiness, although additional research concerning factorial structures is needed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Problem severity profiles of substance abusing women in European Therapeutic Communities: influence of psychiatric problems
    Joke De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Subst Abuse Treat 26:243-51. 2004
    ..They also have a more severe history of abuse. Women in therapeutic communities may need specific treatment interventions for their more severe psychiatric needs...
  25. doi request reprint Longitudinal follow-up of the mental health of unaccompanied refugee minors
    Marianne Vervliet
    Department of Social Welfare Studies, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:337-46. 2014
    ..Moreover, regular mental health screenings are needed, in combination with, if needed, adapted psychosocial and therapeutic care. ..
  26. pmc Therapeutic communities for addictions: a review of their effectiveness from a recovery-oriented perspective
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:427817. 2013
    ..Since recovering addicts often cycle between abstinence and relapse, a continuing care approach is advisable, including assessment of multiple and subjective outcome indicators...
  27. ncbi request reprint Informant agreement in the assessment of disruptive behavior disorders in detained minors in Belgium: a diagnosis-level and symptom-level examination
    Olivier Colins
    Department of Special Education, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:141-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the current study was to examine parent-child agreement with regard to disruptive behavior disorders (with or without impairment) and disorder-related symptoms in detained male youths...
  28. ncbi request reprint Two decades of "research-practice" encounters in the development of European therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:371-7. 2002
    ..The role of "grey" literature and the availability of information through the Internet will become more and more important in the communication between researchers and practitioners...
  29. doi request reprint War-related experiences of former child soldiers in northern Uganda: comparison with non-recruited youths
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Paediatr Int Child Health 33:281-91. 2013
    ..This study assessed former child soldiers' experience and perception of stress in common war events during the armed conflict in northern Uganda and compares it with their non-recruited counterparts...
  30. doi request reprint Latent personality profiles and the relations with psychopathology and psychopathic traits in detained adolescents
    Mieke Decuyper
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 44:217-32. 2013
    ..These three personality types within detained minors showed particular constellations of general traits and differed meaningfully in terms of their mean-scores on externalizing psychopathology and psychopathy measures...
  31. ncbi request reprint Problem severity profiles of clients in European therapeutic communities: gender differences in various areas of functioning
    Joke De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 12:128-37. 2006
    ..In response, they may require a gender-adapted set of therapeutic interventions at the moment they enter treatment...
  32. doi request reprint Dealing with the consequences of war: resources of formerly recruited and non-recruited youth in northern Uganda
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Department of Special Education Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 55:134-40. 2014
    ..This article explores resources that help formerly recruited young people in dealing with war-related adversity and subsequent challenges, hence fostering their resilience...
  33. doi request reprint Forced conscription of children during armed conflict: experiences of former child soldiers in northern Uganda
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    Child Abuse Negl 35:551-62. 2011
    ..This research aims at enriching the knowledge on the experiences of child soldiers in the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in northern Uganda...
  34. ncbi request reprint Intellectual abilities and motivation toward substance abuse treatment in drug-involved offenders: a pilot study in the Belgian criminal justice system
    Stijn Vandevelde
    Department of Orthopedagogics Special Education, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 49:277-97. 2005
    ..Participants with high intellectual abilities are less motivated to enter substance abuse treatment compared to their counterparts with average and low intellectual abilities. Implications for treatment are discussed...
  35. ncbi request reprint The development of the therapeutic community in correctional establishments: a comparative retrospective account of the 'democratic' Maxwell Jones TC and the hierarchical concept-based TC in prison
    Stijn Vandevelde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 50:66-79. 2004
    ..Both branches have developed independently, targeting different people and tackling diverse problems...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evolution of encounter group methods in therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Addict Behav 29:231-44. 2004
    ..These findings support the reported evolution in encounter groups, where the focus has moved from mutual confrontation toward balanced and respectful dialogue...
  37. doi request reprint Mental health problems in separated refugee adolescents
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Adolesc Health 44:291-7. 2009
    ....
  38. pmc Effectiveness of different models of case management for substance-abusing populations
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Gent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 39:81-95. 2007
    ..Further research is required to learn more about the extent of the effects of this intervention, how long these are sustained and what specific elements cause particular outcomes...
  39. doi request reprint Essential elements of treatment: a comparative study between European and American therapeutic communities for addiction
    Ilse Goethals
    Department of Special Education, Ghent University, Belgium
    Subst Use Misuse 46:1023-31. 2011
    ..Despite comparable perspectives, European traditional TCs (N = 11) scored significantly higher than their American predecessors (N = 11) on four SEEQ domains. Cluster differences were more pronounced in Europe than in America...
  40. pmc Current quality of life and its determinants among opiate-dependent individuals five years after starting methadone treatment
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Qual Life Res 20:139-50. 2011
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Minors travelling alone: a risk group for human trafficking?
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    Int Migr 48:164-85. 2010
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Different perspectives on emotional and behavioural problems in unaccompanied refugee children and adolescents
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics Ghent University, H Dunantlaan, Gent, Belgium
    Ethn Health 12:141-62. 2007
    ..Secondly, this study compares the perspectives of the adolescents with those of social workers on the adolescents' emotional well-being...
  43. doi request reprint "It helps me transform in my life from the past to the new": the meaning of resources for former child soldiers
    Sofie Vindevogel
    Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Interpers Violence 28:2413-36. 2013
    ..As such, this research delivers empirical evidence illustrating how resources help to pilot former child soldiers through transition in the wake of child soldiering. ..
  44. doi request reprint Impact of addiction severity and psychiatric comorbidity on the quality of life of alcohol-, drug- and dual-dependent persons in residential treatment
    Kathy Colpaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, BE 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 19:173-83. 2013
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of personality disorders in a clinical sample of alcohol-, drug-, and dual-dependent patients
    Kathy Colpaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Subst Use Misuse 47:649-61. 2012
    ..The analyses showed that drug- and dual-dependent patients have higher PD prevalence rates than alcohol-dependent patients. The severity, but not the nature of the dependence, appears as an important predictor for personality pathology...
  46. doi request reprint Quality of life among opiate-dependent individuals: A review of the literature
    Jessica De Maeyer
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Drug Policy 21:364-80. 2010
    ..Future research starting from a subjective, multidimensional approach of the concept of QoL is required...
  47. pmc The development and implementation of case management for substance use disorders in North America and Europe
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Serv 55:913-22. 2004
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Coping behaviours and post-traumatic stress in war-affected eastern Congolese adolescents
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Developmental and Educational Psychology, Universidad Catolica del Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Stress Health 31:83-8. 2015
    ....
  49. pmc Mental health of victims of sexual violence in eastern Congo: associations with daily stressors, stigma, and labeling
    An Verelst
    Department of Social Welfare Studies and Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    BMC Womens Health 14:106. 2014
    ....
  50. doi request reprint The mental health of unaccompanied refugee minors on arrival in the host country
    Marianne Vervliet
    Department of Social Welfare Studies, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Scand J Psychol 55:33-7. 2014
    ..Longitudinal studies following up patterns of continuity and change in their mental health during their trajectories in the host country are necessary...
  51. pmc Drug use and nightlife: more than just dance music
    Tina Van Havere
    Department of Social Work and Welfare Studies, University College Ghent, Ghent, Brussels, Belgium
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 6:18. 2011
    ..The question of how these nightlife variables influence the use of popular drugs like alcohol, MDMA, cannabis, cocaine and amphetamines is addressed...
  52. ncbi request reprint The Biomed II IPTRP Project: Implementation of Diagnostic Instruments
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 8:201-3. 2002
  53. pmc The association between attachment and mental health symptoms among school-going adolescents in northern Uganda: the moderating role of war-related trauma
    James Okello
    Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda Department of Psychiatry, Gulu University, Gulu, Uganda Department of Social Welfare Studies and Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 9:e88494. 2014
    ..The association between attachment and mental health symptoms in adolescents in a post-conflict low resource setting has not been documented...
  54. doi request reprint Psychotic-like symptoms as a risk factor of violent recidivism in detained male adolescents
    Olivier F Colins
    Curium LUMC Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:478-83. 2013
    ..In contrast, by identifying detained youths with PDs or TCODs, clinicians are likely to identify youths with a low risk for future violent crimes...
  55. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic stress in former Ugandan child soldiers
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Lancet 363:861-3. 2004
    ..1 to 25.8), but almost no change for boys (from 17.7 to 17.4; p=0.02). Our findings shed light on the nature of severe trauma experienced by this group of children, and show a high rate of post-traumatic stress reactions...
  56. ncbi request reprint Validation of the multiple language versions of the Hopkins Symptom Checklist-37 for refugee adolescents
    Tammy Bean
    Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15221, USA
    Adolescence 42:51-71. 2007
    ..The findings of this study suggest that the HSCL-37A is a reliable and valid instrument to be used among culturally diverse refugee adolescents to assess emotional distress and maladaptive behaviors...
  57. ncbi request reprint Comparing psychological distress, traumatic stress reactions, and experiences of unaccompanied refugee minors with experiences of adolescents accompanied by parents
    Tammy Bean
    Centrum 45, Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:288-97. 2007
    ..URMs appear to be at significantly higher risk for the development of psychopathology than refugee adolescents living with a family member, immigrants, or Dutch adolescents...
  58. ncbi request reprint Validation of the multiple language versions of the Reactions of Adolescents to Traumatic Stress questionnaire
    Tammy Bean
    Centrum 45, Oegstgeest, The Netherlands, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:241-55. 2006
    ..The RATS, in this study, was found to be a reliable and valid instrument for assessing posttraumatic stress reactions of culturally diverse adolescents...
  59. ncbi request reprint What future for the Therapeutic Community in the field of addiction? A view from Europe
    Eric Broekaert
    Addiction 101:1677-8. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Integrating school-based and therapeutic conflict management models at schools
    Franky D'Oosterlinck
    Orthopedagogical Treatment Center, Jozef Guislainstraat 47 49, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Sch Health 73:222-5. 2003
    ..Further implementation of integrated conflict management models can be considered but must be underpinned by appropriate scientific research...