affective symptoms

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Summary: Mood or emotional responses dissonant with or inappropriate to the behavior and/or stimulus.

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  1. pmc Pain, affective symptoms, and cognitive deficits in patients with cerebral dopamine dysfunction
    Johanna M Jarcho
    National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Pain 153:744-54. 2012
  2. ncbi Psychometric properties of the strengths and difficulties questionnaire
    R Goodman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1337-45. 2001
  3. ncbi Empathy and judging other's pain: an fMRI study of alexithymia
    Yoshiya Moriguchi
    Department of Psychosomatic Research, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira City, Tokyo 187 8553, Japan
    Cereb Cortex 17:2223-34. 2007
  4. pmc Empathic brain responses in insula are modulated by levels of alexithymia but not autism
    Geoffrey Bird
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck College, London WC1E 7HX, United Kingdom
    Brain 133:1515-25. 2010
  5. pmc Dealing with feelings: characterization of trait alexithymia on emotion regulation strategies and cognitive-emotional processing
    Marte Swart
    Neuroimaging Center, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 4:e5751. 2009
  6. ncbi Impaired self-awareness and theory of mind: an fMRI study of mentalizing in alexithymia
    Yoshiya Moriguchi
    Department of Psychosomatic Research, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, 4 1 1 Ogawa Higashi cho, Kodaira City, Tokyo 187 8553, Japan
    Neuroimage 32:1472-82. 2006
  7. ncbi Alexithymia and somatization in general population
    Aino K Mattila
    Tampere School of Public Health, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Psychosom Med 70:716-22. 2008
  8. ncbi Regulation of emotions during experimental stress in alexithymia
    Mark Connelly
    University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA
    J Psychosom Res 62:649-56. 2007
  9. ncbi No words for feelings: alexithymia in schizophrenia patients and first-degree relatives
    Mascha van 't Wout
    Department of Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Utrecht University, 3584 CS Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Compr Psychiatry 48:27-33. 2007
  10. ncbi The role of alexithymia in reduced eye-fixation in Autism Spectrum Conditions
    Geoffrey Bird
    Division of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck College, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:1556-64. 2011

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  1. pmc Pain, affective symptoms, and cognitive deficits in patients with cerebral dopamine dysfunction
    Johanna M Jarcho
    National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Pain 153:744-54. 2012
    ..The present review focuses on this relationship, and discusses clinical and potential therapeutic implications for both patients with dopamine-related disorders and those with chronic pain syndromes...
  2. ncbi Psychometric properties of the strengths and difficulties questionnaire
    R Goodman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1337-45. 2001
    ..To describe the psychometric properties of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ), a brief measure of the prosocial behavior and psychopathology of 3-16-year-olds that can be completed by parents, teachers, or youths...
  3. ncbi Empathy and judging other's pain: an fMRI study of alexithymia
    Yoshiya Moriguchi
    Department of Psychosomatic Research, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Kodaira City, Tokyo 187 8553, Japan
    Cereb Cortex 17:2223-34. 2007
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  4. pmc Empathic brain responses in insula are modulated by levels of alexithymia but not autism
    Geoffrey Bird
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck College, London WC1E 7HX, United Kingdom
    Brain 133:1515-25. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that empathy deficits observed in autism may be due to the large comorbidity between alexithymic traits and autism, rather than representing a necessary feature of the social impairments in autism...
  5. pmc Dealing with feelings: characterization of trait alexithymia on emotion regulation strategies and cognitive-emotional processing
    Marte Swart
    Neuroimaging Center, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 4:e5751. 2009
    ..In order to shed light on the core deficit, we tested our subjects on a wide range of emotional tasks. We expected the high alexithymics to underperform on all tasks...
  6. ncbi Impaired self-awareness and theory of mind: an fMRI study of mentalizing in alexithymia
    Yoshiya Moriguchi
    Department of Psychosomatic Research, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, 4 1 1 Ogawa Higashi cho, Kodaira City, Tokyo 187 8553, Japan
    Neuroimage 32:1472-82. 2006
    ..Thus, the skills involved in comprehending the self and others are inter-related and play an important role in emotion regulation...
  7. ncbi Alexithymia and somatization in general population
    Aino K Mattila
    Tampere School of Public Health, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Psychosom Med 70:716-22. 2008
    ..We conducted such a study to find out whether alexithymia is associated with somatization at population level...
  8. ncbi Regulation of emotions during experimental stress in alexithymia
    Mark Connelly
    University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA
    J Psychosom Res 62:649-56. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether deficits in emotion regulation manifest as a relative lack of congruence between subjective reports of emotion and autonomic activity when confronted with stressors...
  9. ncbi No words for feelings: alexithymia in schizophrenia patients and first-degree relatives
    Mascha van 't Wout
    Department of Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Utrecht University, 3584 CS Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Compr Psychiatry 48:27-33. 2007
    ..In addition, we investigated if alexithymia would be associated with vulnerability to schizophrenia, by studying unaffected first-degree relatives of schizophrenia patients. Furthermore, sex differences were taken into account...
  10. ncbi The role of alexithymia in reduced eye-fixation in Autism Spectrum Conditions
    Geoffrey Bird
    Division of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck College, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:1556-64. 2011
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  11. ncbi Alexithymia decreases altruism in real social decisions
    Oriel FeldmanHall
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Cortex 49:899-904. 2013
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  12. pmc Migraine prevalence, alexithymia, and post-traumatic stress disorder among medical students in Turkey
    Hatice Balaban
    Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Cumhuriyet University, 58140, Sivas, Turkey
    J Headache Pain 13:459-67. 2012
    ..Treatment strategies must be developed to manage these comorbidities...
  13. pmc Alexithymia and the processing of emotional facial expressions (EFEs): systematic review, unanswered questions and further perspectives
    Delphine Grynberg
    Research institute for Psychological Sciences, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e42429. 2012
    ..These studies are discussed with respect to processes involved in the recognition of EFEs. Future directions for research on emotion perception are also discussed...
  14. pmc Toward an objective characterization of an anhedonic phenotype: a signal-detection approach
    Diego A Pizzagalli
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:319-27. 2005
    ..Decreased approach-related behavior and anhedonia (lack of responsiveness to pleasure) are considered cardinal features of depression, but few studies have used laboratory-based measures to objectively characterize these constructs...
  15. ncbi Alexithymia and pain in three chronic pain samples: comparing Caucasians and African Americans
    Mark A Lumley
    Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Pain Med 6:251-61. 2005
    ..We tested whether the mean level of alexithymia is higher, and whether alexithymia and pain are more highly correlated, among African Americans than among Caucasians in patients with chronic pain disorders...
  16. ncbi Emotional vulnerability in borderline personality disorder is cue specific and modulated by traumatization
    Anke Limberg
    Department of Biological and Clinical Psychology, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 69:574-82. 2011
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  17. ncbi Antenatal anxiety predicts child behavioral/emotional problems independently of postnatal depression
    Thomas G O'Connor
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and SGDP Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1470-7. 2002
    ..To examine the hypothesis that the effects of postnatal depression on children's behavioral/emotional problems are explained by antenatal maternal mood...
  18. ncbi The epidemiology, pathophysiology, and management of psychosocial risk factors in cardiac practice: the emerging field of behavioral cardiology
    Alan Rozanski
    Division of Cardiology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, and the Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:637-51. 2005
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  19. ncbi Reduced activation of posterior cingulate cortex during imagery in subjects with high degrees of alexithymia: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Tomoyuki Mantani
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, Division of Frontier Medical Science, Programs for Biomedical Research, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Biol Psychiatry 57:982-90. 2005
    ..People with high degrees of alexithymia (HDA) are known to have constricted imaginal capacities. The purpose of this study was to investigate neural correlates of imagery disturbance in subjects with HDA...
  20. ncbi Emotional dysregulation in adult ADHD and response to atomoxetine
    Frederick W Reimherr
    Mood Disorders Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:125-31. 2005
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  21. ncbi Individual differences in socioaffective skills influence the neural bases of fear processing: the case of alexithymia
    Lydia Pouga
    Cognitives Neurosciences Laboratory, INSERM U960 and DEC Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:1469-81. 2010
    ..Moreover, this neural mechanism could account for the description of the "cold-blooded" personality of individuals with alexithymia...
  22. ncbi Help seeking for emotional and behavioural problems in children and adolescents: a review of recent literature
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 12:153-61. 2003
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  23. ncbi Antenatal maternal stress and long-term effects on child neurodevelopment: how and why?
    Nicole M Talge
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:245-61. 2007
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  24. ncbi Emotion dysregulation in schizophrenia: reduced amplification of emotional expression is associated with emotional blunting
    Julie D Henry
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia
    Schizophr Res 95:197-204. 2007
    ..These difficulties are significantly correlated with total negative symptoms experienced, particularly emotional blunting...
  25. ncbi Alexithymia, empathy, and psychological symptoms in a family context
    Herta Guttman
    Allan Memorial Institute, Royal Victoria Hospital Pavilion, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Compr Psychiatry 43:448-55. 2002
    ..There may be an association between the general emotional distress, history of abuse, and high levels of alexithymia that occur in women with BPD...
  26. ncbi Alexithymia, not autism, predicts poor recognition of emotional facial expressions
    Richard Cook
    Department of Psychology, City University London, London, England
    Psychol Sci 24:723-32. 2013
    ..These findings accord with the hypothesis that the emotional symptoms of autism are in fact due to co-occurring alexithymia and that existing diagnostic criteria may need to be revised...
  27. ncbi Interaction effect of functional variants of the BDNF and DRD2/ANKK1 gene is associated with alexithymia in healthy human subjects
    Nora T Walter
    Department of Psychology, University of Bonn, Kaiser Karl Ring 9, Bonn, Germany
    Psychosom Med 73:23-8. 2011
    ..An interaction between two polymorphisms on the BDNF and DRD2/ANKK1 gene has been recently associated with reduced gray matter volume in the ACC and higher trait anxiety...
  28. pmc Alexithymia in oncologic disease: association with cancer invasion and hemoglobin levels
    Antonino Messina
    Scuola di Specializzazione in Psichiatria, Universita di Catania, Catania, Italy
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 23:125-30. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the extent to which individual differences in perceived stress and biological markers of illness severity are associated with alexithymia among patients with cancer...
  29. ncbi Alexithymia and interpersonal problems
    Carsten Spitzer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald Stralsund, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 74:240-6. 2005
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  30. pmc Relationships among alexithymia and pain intensity, pain interference, and vitality in persons with neuromuscular disease: Considering the effect of negative affectivity
    Masako Hosoi
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Kyushu University Hospital, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashiku, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
    Pain 149:273-7. 2010
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  31. pmc Hearing feelings: affective categorization of music and speech in alexithymia, an ERP study
    Katharina Sophia Goerlich
    Neuroimaging Center, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e19501. 2011
    ..We investigated the neural signature of such emotional processing in alexithymia by means of event-related potentials...
  32. ncbi Alexithymia is related to differences in gray matter volume: a voxel-based morphometry study
    Klas Ihme
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig, Semmelweisstrasse 10 Leipzig, Germany
    Brain Res 1491:60-7. 2013
    ..In this respect, anterior cingulate cortex (ACC), amygdala, anterior insula and fusiform gyrus (FFG) have been consistently reported. However, it remains to be clarified whether alexithymia is also associated with structural differences...
  33. ncbi Effect of impaired recognition and expression of emotions on frontocingulate cortices: an fMRI study of men with alexithymia
    Sylvie Berthoz
    Equipe de Recherche ERM 0205, Imagerie Cérébrale en Psychiatrie, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Service Hospitalier Frédéric Joliot Commissariat á l Energie Atomique, Orsay, France
    Am J Psychiatry 159:961-7. 2002
    ..Alexithymia has been hypothesized to involve anterior cingulate dysfunction. Therefore, the authors searched for differential cerebral regional activation in response to emotional stimuli in subjects with alexithymia...
  34. ncbi Specific brain processing of facial expressions in people with alexithymia: an H2 15O-PET study
    Michiko Kano
    Department of Pharmacology, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Brain 126:1474-84. 2003
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  35. ncbi The validity of using self-reports to assess emotion regulation abilities in adults with autism spectrum disorder
    Sylvie Berthoz
    Department of Psychiatry, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, 42, boulevard Jourdan, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Eur Psychiatry 20:291-8. 2005
    ..To assess this we sought responses to two alexithymia self-reports and a depression self-report at two time points from adults with and without ASD...
  36. ncbi Alexithymia is associated with increased cardiovascular mortality in middle-aged Finnish men
    Tommi Tolmunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Psychosom Med 72:187-91. 2010
    ..To explore the associations between alexithymia and increased somatic morbidity. The mechanisms underlying these associations, however, are still unclear. Furthermore, data on the association between alexithymia and mortality are scarce...
  37. ncbi Predictive value of alexithymia in patients with eating disorders: a 3-year prospective study
    Mario Speranza
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Centre Hospitalier de Versailes, Versailes, France
    J Psychosom Res 63:365-71. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the long-term prognostic value of alexithymic features in a sample of patients with eating disorders...
  38. ncbi Affective symptoms and cognitive functions in Parkinson's disease
    Michele Poletti
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 317:97-102. 2012
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  39. ncbi Sex differences in health at ages 11, 13 and 15
    Helen Sweeting
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Soc Sci Med 56:31-9. 2003
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to explanations for the adult female excess in poorer health, and the emergence of a female excess of depression during adolescence...
  40. ncbi Self-injurious behaviour, traumatic life events and alexithymia among treatment-seeking opiate addicts: prevalence, pattern and correlates
    Adenekan Oyefeso
    Division of Mental Health, Medical School, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:227-34. 2008
    ..Aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and pattern of self-injurious behaviour (SIB) and identify the predictors of SIB among treatment-seeking opiate addicts...
  41. ncbi Prevalence and characteristics of alexithymia in Parkinson's disease
    Alberto Costa
    I R C C S Fondazione Santa Lucia, Roma, Italy
    Psychosomatics 51:22-8. 2010
    ..Alexithymia, a reduction in the tendency to think about emotions, together with a difficulty in identifying and describing feelings, has been characterized as a personality trait, but may be secondary to other pathological conditions...
  42. ncbi Genetic influences on alexithymia and their relationship with depressive symptoms
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 71:256-63. 2011
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  43. pmc Neurocognitive correlates of alexithymia in asymptomatic individuals with HIV
    YELENA BOGDANOVA
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215 2013, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:1295-304. 2010
    ..Alexithymia correlated strongly with QoL ratings, underscoring the importance of assessment and treatment of HIV-associated emotional and cognitive processing deficits...
  44. ncbi The role of alexithymia in quality of life and health care use in asthma
    Isabel Vazquez
    Facultad de Psicologia, Psicología Clínica y Psicobiología, Campus Universitario Sur, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Asthma 47:797-804. 2010
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  45. ncbi Correlations between alexithymia and pain severity, depression, and anxiety among patients with chronic and episodic migraine
    Irem Yalug
    Department of Psychiatry, Kocaeli University, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 64:231-8. 2010
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  46. ncbi Cerebrospinal fluid IL-8 levels reflect symptoms of alexithymia in patients with non-inflammatory neurological disorders
    Tomas Uher
    Center for Neuropsychiatric Research of Traumatic Stress, Department of Psychiatry, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:1148-53. 2011
    ..46, p=0.007) and SAS (Spearman R=0.44, p=0.009) but not to BDI-II. The findings of the present study indicate that increased level of IL-8 (in CSF) may be related to symptoms of alexithymia and anxiety in patients with NIND...
  47. ncbi Alexithymia is associated with low tolerance to experimental painful stimulation
    I Nyklicek
    Department of Psychology, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Pain 85:471-5. 2000
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  48. ncbi Is alexithymia a permanent feature in depressed patients? Results from a 6-month follow-up study
    K Honkalampi
    Department of Psychiatry, Research and Development Unit, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Psychother Psychosom 69:303-8. 2000
    ..A six-month follow-up study was conducted to determine whether alexithymia is a permanent feature in 169 depressed outpatients...
  49. ncbi Relationship between alexithymia and panic disorder: a longitudinal study to answer an open question
    Carlo Marchesi
    Department of Neuroscience, Psychiatric Clinic, University of Parma, Str del Quartiere 2, IT 43100 Parma, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 74:56-60. 2005
    ..In the present study, we evaluated whether patients with panic disorder (PD) in complete remission were more alexithymic than normal controls...
  50. ncbi Stability of alexithymia in the general population: an 11-year follow-up
    Tommi Tolmunen
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, 70210 Kuopio, Finland
    Compr Psychiatry 52:536-41. 2011
    ..Nevertheless, few general population studies have been published, and there have been no follow-ups longer than 5 years...
  51. ncbi Impaired recognition of facial emotions from low-spatial frequencies in Asperger syndrome
    Jari Kätsyri
    Laboratory of Computational Engineering, Helsinki University of Technology, P O Box 9203, FI 02015 TKK, Finland
    Neuropsychologia 46:1888-97. 2008
    ..The results suggest intact recognition of basic facial emotions and dynamic facial information, but impaired visual processing of global features in ASDs...
  52. ncbi Alexithymia in schizophrenia: an exploratory study
    A Cedro
    II Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Warsaw, ul. Nowowiejska 27, 00-665 Warszawa
    Psychol Rep 89:95-8. 2001
    ..There seems a need for a comprehensive examination of relations between alexithymia and other concepts denoting pathology of affect in schizophrenia...
  53. ncbi Alexithymic features in stroke: effects of laterality and gender
    G Spalletta
    IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Psychosom Med 63:944-50. 2001
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that stroke patients with a lesion in the right hemisphere are at high risk of developing alexithymic features...
  54. ncbi Illness beliefs and alexithymia in headache patients
    T N Wise
    Department of Psychiatry, Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia
    Headache 34:362-5. 1994
    ..The clinical implications of the findings suggest that patients with head pain are psychologically distressed but often possess alexithymic characteristics that make insightful associations difficult...
  55. ncbi Difficulty identifying feelings and automatic activation in the fusiform gyrus in response to facial emotion
    Mischa Eichmann
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster
    Percept Mot Skills 107:915-22. 2008
    ..The correlation results suggest that automatic hyporesponsiveness of the fusiform gyrus to negative emotion stimuli may reflect problems in recognizing one's emotions in everyday life...
  56. ncbi An evaluation of the absolute and relative stability of alexithymia in women with breast cancer
    Olivier Luminet
    Department of Psychology, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Psychosom Res 62:641-8. 2007
    ..The present study extended this question by investigating a disease with highly threatening outcomes (breast cancer), by looking at changes in depression and anxiety, and by examining stability for total and factor alexithymia scores...
  57. ncbi Alexithymia and facial emotion recognition in patients with eating disorders
    Henrik Kessler
    University Clinic of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 39:245-51. 2006
    ..The current study tested whether it could be that facial emotion recognition is a basic skill that is independent from alexithymia...
  58. ncbi Facial emotion recognition and alexithymia in adults with somatoform disorders
    Francisco Pedrosa Gil
    Psychosomatic Out Patient Clinic, Department of Medicine Innenstadt, Ludwig Maximilians University, Pettenkoferstrasse 10, Munich, Germany
    Depress Anxiety 26:E26-33. 2009
    ..Also of interest was the extent to which concurrent alexithymia contributed to any changes in emotion recognition accuracy...
  59. ncbi Deficit in the discrimination of nonverbal emotions in children with obesity and their mothers
    B Baldaro
    Department of Psychology, Unviversity of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 27:191-5. 2003
    ..Referring to the alexithymia construct and Bruch's clinical observations, this study investigated the ability to decode nonverbal signs of emotion in obese boys and girls, and their mothers...
  60. ncbi Type D personality predicts poor medication adherence in myocardial infarction patients
    Lynn Williams
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    Psychol Health 26:703-12. 2011
    ..Interventions, which target the self-management of medication, may be useful in these high-risk patients...
  61. ncbi Differences in emotion processing in patients with essential and secondary hypertension
    Silla M Consoli
    Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Department of C L Psychiatry, European Georges Pompidou Hospital, Paris, France
    Am J Hypertens 23:515-21. 2010
    ..Alexithymia and related emotion-processing variables, however, have never been examined as a function of the type of hypertension, essential (EH) or secondary (SH)...
  62. ncbi The role of alexithymia factors in glucose control of persons with type 1 diabetes: a pilot study
    O Luminet
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Department of Psychology, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    Diabetes Metab 32:417-24. 2006
    ..To clarify the respective contribution of demographic characteristics, health conditions and three psychological variables (depression, anxiety, alexithymia) for glycaemic control measured by glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c)...
  63. ncbi The link between emotion identification skills and socio-emotional functioning in early adolescence: a 1-year longitudinal study
    Joseph Ciarrochi
    School of Psychology, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    J Adolesc 31:565-82. 2008
    ..Amongst boys, low EIS also predicted increases in sadness. We discuss the implications of these findings for early prevention programmes...
  64. pmc Preschool psychopathology reported by parents in 23 societies: testing the seven-syndrome model of the child behavior checklist for ages 1.5-5
    Masha Y Ivanova
    Vermont Center for Children, Youth and Families, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1215-24. 2010
    ..To test the fit of a seven-syndrome model to ratings of preschoolers' problems by parents in very diverse societies...
  65. ncbi Is impaired neurogenesis relevant to the affective symptoms of depression?
    Robert M Sapolsky
    Gilbert Laboratory, Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:137-9. 2004
  66. ncbi Associations of alexithymia with anterior and posterior activation asymmetries during evoked emotions: EEG evidence of right hemisphere "electrocortical effort"
    Ljubomir Aftanas
    Psychophysiology Laboratory, State Research Institute of Physiology, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia
    Int J Neurosci 114:1443-62. 2004
    ..Such a right-hemispheric "electrocortical effort" in alexithymia could reflect difficulties in symbolization of emotion resulting from impaired right-hemispheric analogical and global nonverbal emotional representation...
  67. ncbi The assessment of alexithymia: a critical review of the literature and a psychometric study of the Toronto Alexithymia Scale-20
    C G Kooiman
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 53:1083-90. 2002
    ..The objectives were to give an overview of studies on the validity of the Toronto Alexithymia Scale (TAS-20) and to present data regarding the validity of the TAS-20...
  68. pmc G x E interaction in the organization of attachment: mothers' responsiveness as a moderator of children's genotypes
    Robin A Barry
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1313-20. 2008
    ..We present evidence for gene by environment (G x E) interaction in the organization of attachment...
  69. ncbi Clinical and neural correlates of alexithymia in posttraumatic stress disorder
    Paul A Frewen
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:171-81. 2008
    ..Clinical and theoretical implications and future research directions are discussed...
  70. ncbi Individual differences in alexithymia and brain response to masked emotion faces
    Maraike Reker
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany
    Cortex 46:658-67. 2010
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  71. ncbi Behavioral problems and cognitive performance at 5 years of age after very preterm birth: the EPIPAGE Study
    Malika Delobel-Ayoub
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, U558, 37 Allees Jules Guesde, 31073 Toulouse Cedex, France
    Pediatrics 123:1485-92. 2009
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  72. ncbi Alexithymic features and automatic amygdala reactivity to facial emotion
    Harald Kugel
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 435:40-4. 2008
    ..Low spontaneous reactivity of the amygdala to sad faces could implicate less engagement in the encoding of negative emotional stimuli...
  73. ncbi Alexithymia in the German general population
    Matthias Franz
    Clinical Institute for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy 15 16, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:54-62. 2008
    ..The factorial structure is reliable; the fourth factor ("importance of emotional introspection") provides differentiation of content and allows for enhanced explanation of variance...
  74. ncbi Alexithymia and interpersonal problems
    Stijn Vanheule
    Department of Psychoanalysis and Clinical Consulting, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Clin Psychol 63:109-17. 2007
    ..The theoretical relevance of the results for attachment and psychoanalytic theory is indicated, as well as implications of the findings for clinical practice...
  75. ncbi Impaired central processing of emotional faces in anorexia nervosa
    Olga Pollatos
    Department of Neurology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
    Psychosom Med 70:701-8. 2008
    ..To elucidate the potential relationship between classification of emotional faces and impaired central processing in eating disorders and to investigate the potential mediatory role of alexithymia and depression in this relationship...
  76. ncbi Pervasive emotion recognition deficit common to alexithymia and the repressive coping style
    R D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
    Psychosom Med 62:492-501. 2000
    ..We compared emotion recognition ability in both individuals with alexithymia and those with the repressive coping style...
  77. ncbi Is alexithymia a risk factor for major depression, personality disorder, or alcohol use disorders? A prospective population-based study
    Kirsi Honkalampi
    Department of Psychiatry, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    J Psychosom Res 68:269-73. 2010
    ..The aim of this 7-year follow-up study was to examine whether alexithymia predicts subsequent major depression, personality disorder, or alcohol use disorders in a population-based sample...
  78. pmc The assessment of alexithymia in medical settings: implications for understanding and treating health problems
    Mark A Lumley
    Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    J Pers Assess 89:230-46. 2007
    ..Nonetheless, we encourage the assessment of alexithymia in applied settings...
  79. ncbi The development of the Toronto Structured Interview for Alexithymia: item selection, factor structure, reliability and concurrent validity
    R Michael Bagby
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Canada
    Psychother Psychosom 75:25-39. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a valid and reliable structured interview for assessing the alexithymia construct...
  80. ncbi Prevalence of social-emotional and behavioral problems in a community sample of 1- and 2-year-old children
    M J Briggs-Gowan
    Psychology Department, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:811-9. 2001
    ..To examine the prevalence of infant-toddler social-emotional and behavioral problems and associations with social-emotional competence, interference in family life, and parental worry...
  81. ncbi Dutch version of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ)
    Brigit M van Widenfelt
    Leiden University Medical Center, Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Curium, Endegeesterstraatweg 27, 2342 AK Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 12:281-9. 2003
    ..48; mean parent-self-report 0.24). Concurrent validity with the other measures of psychopathology used in the present study was good...
  82. ncbi The assessment of anhedonia in clinical and non-clinical populations: further validation of the Snaith-Hamilton Pleasure Scale (SHAPS)
    Ingmar H A Franken
    Institute of Psychology Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 99:83-9. 2007
    ..In addition to this, it is an important clinical feature of schizophrenia and substance abuse disorders. Valid instruments to measure anhedonia are sparse...
  83. ncbi Epidemiology of alexithymia among adolescents
    Matti Joukamaa
    Tampere School of Public Health, University of Tampere, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    J Psychosom Res 63:373-6. 2007
    ..There are no data concerning the epidemiology of alexithymia among teenagers in the general population. We studied the prevalence of alexithymia among a representative sample of 15-16-year olds...
  84. ncbi Childhood predictors of completed and severe suicide attempts: findings from the Finnish 1981 Birth Cohort Study
    Andre Sourander
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Turku University Hospital, PO Box 52, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:398-406. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, no prospective, population-based study in existence examines predictive associations between early or middle childhood psychopathologic disorders and later completed suicides...
  85. ncbi Early emergence of behavior and social-emotional problems in very preterm infants
    Alicia J Spittle
    Victorian Infant Brain Studies VIBeS team, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:909-18. 2009
    ..In addition, the relation between perinatal variables and early behavior problems was also examined to help identify those very preterm children most at risk...
  86. ncbi Increased activation of the supragenual anterior cingulate cortex during visual emotional processing in male subjects with high degrees of alexithymia: an event-related fMRI study
    Alexander Heinzel
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany a heinzel fz juelich de
    Psychother Psychosom 79:363-70. 2010
    ..So far functional imaging studies have yielded inconclusive results. Therefore, we tested this hypothesis in healthy alexithymics and nonalexithymics in an event-related fMRI study...
  87. ncbi Emotional hyper-reactivity in normothymic bipolar patients
    Katia M'Bailara
    Departement de psychiatrie adulte, CHS Charles Perrens, Bordeaux, France
    Bipolar Disord 11:63-9. 2009
    ....
  88. ncbi Alexithymia, absorption, and cognitive failures in depersonalization disorder: a comparison to posttraumatic stress disorder and healthy volunteers
    Daphne Simeon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:492-8. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the link between depersonalization and alexithymia appeared to be specific rather than broadly related to early trauma or to trauma-spectrum psychopathology...
  89. ncbi Alexithymia, somatization and negative affect in a community sample
    Phoebe E Bailey
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 150:13-20. 2007
    ..The theoretical and clinical implications of these results are discussed...
  90. ncbi Overlap between alexithymia and Asperger's syndrome
    Michael Fitzgerald
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2134-5. 2004
  91. ncbi Processing of facial expressions of negative emotion in alexithymia: the influence of temporal constraint
    Philippa D Parker
    Psychology Program, University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, Canada
    J Pers 73:1087-107. 2005
    ..Theoretical and methodological implications are discussed...
  92. pmc Social-emotional screening status in early childhood predicts elementary school outcomes
    Margaret J Briggs-Gowan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, MC 1410, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Pediatrics 121:957-62. 2008
    ..The goal was to examine whether children who screen positive for social-emotional/behavioral problems at 12 to 36 months of age are at elevated risk for social-emotional/behavioral problems in early elementary school...
  93. ncbi Alexithymic features in migraine patients
    Münife Neyal Muftuoglu
    Department of Neurology, Gaziantep University School of Medicine, Turkey
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:182-6. 2004
    ..According to our results, alexithymia is a frequent finding in migraine patients and is associated with anxiety to a considerable extent but not with depression...
  94. ncbi Childhood adversities as risk factors for alexithymia and other aspects of affect dysregulation in adulthood
    Cornelis G Kooiman
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Psychother Psychosom 73:107-16. 2004
    ..We studied the relation between the perceived parental parenting style, and sexual and physical abuse, with alexithymia, dissociation, anxiety and depression...
  95. ncbi Alexithymia, hypertension, and subclinical atherosclerosis in the general population
    Hans Joergen Grabe
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 68:139-47. 2010
    ..Therefore, we hypothesize that alexithymia is associated with hypertension and carotid atherosclerosis in the general population...
  96. ncbi Alexithymia in fibromyalgia syndrome: associations with ongoing pain, experimental pain sensitivity and illness behavior
    Alexa Huber
    Department of Physiology, Siena University, Siena, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 66:425-33. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship of alexithymia to ongoing pain, experimental pain sensitivity, and illness behavior in patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain...
  97. ncbi Affect regulation and pain in borderline personality disorder: a possible link to the understanding of self-injury
    Inga Niedtfeld
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 68:383-91. 2010
    ..Pain in BPD has further been observed to lead to a reduction in neural activity in the amygdala and anterior cingulate cortex, which may be attributed to patients' perception of relaxation...
  98. ncbi Deficits in early emotional reactivity in alexithymia
    Olga Pollatos
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Psychophysiology 45:839-46. 2008
    ..Differences in the early emotional reactivity to arousing material could contribute to difficulties in emotional processes related to alexithymia...
  99. ncbi Emotional and behavioural functioning of children of a parent diagnosed with cancer: a cross-informant perspective
    Annemieke Visser
    Department of Health Psychology, Groningen University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 14:746-58. 2005
    ..The perception of child's functioning and potential influencing variables varied according to informant...
  100. ncbi Asperger syndrome, alexithymia and perception of sleep
    Pekka Tani
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Neuropsychobiology 49:64-70. 2004
    ..It is possible that alexithymic traits predispose to anxiety, which in turn lowers the sleep quality in AS adults. Alternatively, low sleep quality might be due to AS itself...
  101. ncbi Insecure attachment and alexithymia in young men with mood symptoms
    A Troisi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:311-6. 2001
    ..These data suggest a role for early developmental factors in the etiology of alexithymia..

Research Grants62

  1. Continuous OC Treatment in PMDD: Steroid Hormone Mechanisms
    David R Rubinow; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A second objective is to demonstrate that changing hormones trigger affective symptoms in PMDD, and to establish which gonadal hormones and their neuroactive metabolites are associated with ..
  2. 1/2-Early Intervention for Youth at Risk for Bipolar Disorder
    DAVID JAY MIKLOWITZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..study, we found FFT-HR to be highly effective compared to a brief psychoeducational intervention in reducing affective symptoms and enhancing functioning among youth at high risk for BD, particularly those in high expressed emotion ..
  3. The Role of Nicotinic Receptors in Nicotine Withdrawal
    Andrew R Tapper; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..While somatic symptoms have a peripheral component, affective symptoms are centrally mediated and associated with hypoactivity of dopaminergic neurons in midbrain reward and ..
  4. Mechanisms of Social Isolation and Environmental Enrichment in an Animal Model
    Angela J Grippo; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and physiological responses to social stressors and isolation play an important role in the development of affective symptoms and cardiovascular dysfunction...
  5. The Role of Dynorphin / Kappa-Opioid Systems in Alcohol Dependence
    Brendan M Walker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of dynorphin targets will enable the development of pharmacotherapies designed to alleviate motivational and affective symptoms produced by alcohol dependence...
  6. Capacity to Consent to Research on Bipolar Disorder
    Barton W Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..However, the primary affective symptoms, and deficits in insight and cognitive functioning that are often associated with this condition, may ..
  7. Neural Substrates of Emotion Regulation in Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
    Andrea J Rapkin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Affective symptoms, such as irritability/anger, depression, mood swings, anxiety, which appear in the luteal phase, suggest ..
  8. Xiangya-UCLA HIV/AIDS Nursing Research Initiative
    Ann Bartley Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..research addressing questions in HIV/AIDS nursing with a focus on mental health and management of cognitive/affective symptoms of HIV and concomitant conditions...
  9. Eltoprazine for the Treatment of Cognitive Dysfunction Assoc. With Schizophrenia
    Emer Leahy; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..2. Determine whether eltoprazine has an effect on positive, negative or affective symptoms by administering the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) for positive symptoms, Calgary Depression Scale (..
  10. SEX DIFFERENCES IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Gretchen Haas; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Females have a more benign course, typified by later age of onset, better premorbid adjustment, more affective symptoms, fewer cognitive deficits, better neuroleptic response, shorter hospital stay, fewer relapses, lower risk ..
  11. Center for Adaptive Leadership in Symptom Science
    Sharron L Docherty; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to extend symptom science using the Adaptive Leadership (AL) framework to conceptualize and study cognitive/affective symptoms in chronic illness...
  12. ALPHA2-ADRENERGIC RECEPTOR SUBTYPES IN THE CNS
    Kevin Lynch; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..drugs useful as antihypertensives, in potentiating volatile anesthetics and in blunting the autonomic and affective symptoms of opiate withdrawal...
  13. Role of CRF in the affective symptoms of acute and protracted ethanol withdrawal
    ADRIAAN BRUIJNZEEL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Behavioral autonomic and endocrine regulation in depression and heart disease
    ANGELA GRIPPO; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..stressors, and in particular reactions in the social context, play an important role in the development of affective symptoms and behaviors, and have been linked directly to cardiovascular dysfunction...
  15. SCHIZOPHRENIC COGNITION: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY
    Martin Harrow; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..They also are being assessed for neurotic and affective symptoms, rehospitalization, and social and work adjustment...
  16. SCHIZOPHRENIC COGNITION--A LONGITUDINAL STUDY
    Martin Harrow; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..They also are being assessed for neurotic and affective symptoms, rehospitalization, and social and work adjustment...
  17. PHYSIOLOGY OF PUBERTY AND ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
    Elizabeth Susman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..increases in antisocial behavior during puberty (2) to establish the effect of gonadal and adrenal hormones, affective symptoms, exposure to violence, peer interactions and parenting on antisocial behavior, (3) to assess the effect of ..
  18. Assessing Preschool Comorbidity: A Test-Retest Study
    Adrian Angold; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL), and provide preliminary data about parent-reported comorbidity between affective symptoms, syndromes, and disorders, and disruptive symptoms, syndromes, and disorders in preschool children...
  19. Neuropeptide-based therapies for nicotine dependence
    ADRIAAN BRUIJNZEEL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Therefore, the overall aim of our studies is to investigate the neuronal substrates that may mediate the affective symptoms of nicotine withdrawal...
  20. Orbitofrontal cortex mediation of emotion regulation
    Christine Hooker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This research is crucial to the understanding of affective symptoms across a variety of neurological and psychological disorders...
  21. A Novel Multimodal Intervention for Children with ADHD and Impaired Mood
    JAMES GAIER WAXMONSKY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A psychosocial treatment that targets ADHD and mood symptoms, while conjointly addressing affective symptoms in the parents, can be combined with medications and easily administered to children and families would be ..
  22. Neuromaging of nicotine withdrawal
    Jody Tanabe; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Withdrawal has two components: somatic and affective. Avoidance of negative affective symptoms is thought to play a bigger role in relapse than avoidance of somatic symptoms, yet little is known about ..
  23. BUILT ENVIRONMENT & HISPANIC ELDERS' BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
    Jose Szapocznik; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and effective social supports to influence the trajectory of change in their cognitive functioning and their affective symptoms over a 36-month period...
  24. TARGETING DISABILITIES FOR REHAB IN BIPOLAR DISORDER
    Judith Jaeger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..descriptive information of actual service use patterns in BPD patients recovering from a severe relapse of affective symptoms. More effective rehabilitation and support services are needed to reduce disability in BPD...
  25. Social Anhedonia and Schizophrenia Proneness
    JACK BLANCHARD; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  26. Anterior limbic network dysfunction in bipolar disorder
    Stephen Strakowski; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Finally, this work will provide a neurophysiologic substrate to inform additional investigations aimed at identify mechanisms underlying anterior limbic dysfunction both in human and animal models. ..
  27. Norepinephrine and Impulsivity
    Alan Swann; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of these experiments may suggest means for monitoring risk for impulsive behavior and for a rational treatment schema for impulsivity. ..
  28. Affective Deficits in Schizophrenia
    Ellen Herbener; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Impulsivity as a Core Trait of Bipolar Disorder
    Stephen Strakowski; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    Stephen Strakowski; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..suggested that misdiagnoses of schizophrenic disorders appeared to occur because clinicians failed to elicit affective symptoms from African-Americans with mood disorders...
  31. SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN FIRST EPISODE MANIA
    Stephen Strakowski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this study could have immediate impact on how treatment of this patient population is developed. ..
  32. Problems and Competence under Age5: School Transition
    Alice Carter; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  33. Emotion in Dementia
    Howard Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  34. PREVENTION OF CIGARETTE SMOKING IN ADHD YOUTH
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Since there are estimated to be 3.5 million children with ADHD and 20% have been shown to be smokers, targeting this group could potentially impact 700,000 children and adolescents. ..
  35. Child & Family Disaster Research Training & Education
    Betty Pfefferbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..6) To design a modular, multidisciplinary research-training curriculum on child and family disaster mental health incorporating modern principles of public mental health and a scientifically informed developmental psychopathology model. ..
  36. CO-OCCURING DRUG AND MENTAL DISORDERS IN YOUTH
    CRAIG HEFLINGER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The project builds on program of health services research by the Principal Investigator that has focused on child, adolescent, and family behavioral health issues. ..
  37. LONGITUDINAL FOLLOW UP OF ADHD GIRLS AND THEIR SIBLINGS
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  38. Mood and Substance Use Among College Students
    Jeffrey Simons; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Better understanding of the etiological paths of substance use problems may be useful for early identification of individuals at risk for substance use problems and may inform the development of effective interventions. ..
  39. Emotional Mechanisms /Blood-Injection-Injury Phobia
    Olubunmi Olatunji; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research will provide an important contribution to the understanding of the emotions that mediate BII phobia, thus potentially providing a foundation for incorporating effective treatment strategies. ..
  40. SERVICE USE BY YOUTH WITH ALCOHOL AND MENTAL DISORDERS
    CRAIG HEFLINGER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The project builds on program of health services research by the Principal Investigator that has focused on child, adolescent, and family behavioral health issues. ..
  41. Self-control and alcohol problems: Psychological mechanisms
    Jeffrey S Simons; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To enhance understanding of alcohol disorder etiology, a theory-based, multi-level model of self control, goal-setting, and alcohol consumption and use disorder symptoms will be tested. ..
  42. Validation of Infant-Toddler Mental Health Measures
    Margaret Briggs Gowan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Disclosure and Skills Training for Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Mark Lumley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This research is key to the goal of developing theoretically-grounded, highly efficacious, and easily implemented self-management strategies to improve adjustment of people with RA and other pain conditions. ..
  44. Risk for Alcohol Problems Among College Students
    Jeffrey Simons; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Better understanding of the etiological paths to alcohol use problems may be useful for early identification of individuals at risk for alcohol use problems and may inform the development of effective interventions. ..
  45. Collaborative Pediatric Bipolar Disorder Conference
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..While the proposed conference does not intend to solve all outstanding problems associated with pediatric bipolar disorder, it will provide a forum to begin formulating a solution. ..
  46. Adult Outcome of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For these reasons, we expect the proposed work to clarify the course and outcome of ADHD. ..
  47. Substance Use Disorders & Service Use Among Rural Youth
    CRAIG HEFLINGER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Risks for Opioid Use and Abuse in Contrasting Chronic Pain Populations
    Mark Sullivan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  49. Rural Child/Adolescent Mental Health Service Use
    CRAIG HEFLINGER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  50. Cognitive-Emotional Integration in Adulthood and Aging
    Mark Lumley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Course of psychopathology in female youth: Analysis with extant longitudinal data
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. Transcriptional Mechanisms of Trigeminal Development
    ZHOUFENG CHEN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Control groups consist of wild-type embryos subjected to identical electroporation parameters, as well as Drg11+ embryos receiving control plasmid injections and identical Drg11 electroporation parameters. ..
  53. ANTISOCIAL AND VIOLENT BEHAVIOR--LONGITUDINAL SEQUELAE
    Thomas Farmer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A special concern is how some individuals escape the constraints of violent, aggressive behavior in their own ontogeny or in the ontogeny of their offspring. ..
  54. Family-Based Drug Services for Young Disaster Victims
    CYNTHIA ROWE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  55. Prevention of post-stroke depression-treatment strategy
    Robert Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. FDG PET Study of Laboratory Induced Aggression
    Antonia New; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. INTERPERSONAL CONTEXT OF ADOLESCENT DEPRESSION
    Karen Rudolph; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Ultimately, it is anticipated that knowledge from such research can inform the creation of empirically based intervention programs designed to treat childhood-onset depression. ..
  58. Endocrine Function and Mood in Bipolar Disorder
    Natalie Rasgon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  59. Clinical Ratings of Neurocognition (CRON)
    Joseph Ventura; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed developments are urgently needed to continue the momentum established by the MATRICS initiative, and facilitate regulatory acceptance and clinical awareness of new treatments for CIAS. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. FAMILY PROCESSES, RISK AND PRESCHOOL EMOTION REGULATION
    Pamela Cole; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings will assist in building a theoretical model for the role of language in the socialization of adaptive emotional functioning and in risk for behavior problems. ..
  61. EVALUATION OF A CONCEPTUAL MODEL OF ORGAN DONATION
    James Rodrigue; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..