psychological interview


Summary: A directed conversation aimed at eliciting information for psychiatric diagnosis, evaluation, treatment planning, etc. The interview may be conducted by a social worker or psychologist.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Structured assessment of current mental state in clinical practice: an international study of the reliability and validity of the Current Psychiatric State interview, CPS-50
    I R H Falloon
    OTP European Coordinating Centre, ARIETE, Perugia, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:44-50. 2005
  2. ncbi Validation of the Portuguese version of the Questionnaire on Eating and Weight Patterns-Revised (QEWP-R) for the screening of binge eating disorder
    Maria Beatriz Ferrari Borges
    Program of Orientation and Attention of Eating Disorders, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 27:319-22. 2005
  3. ncbi Concordance of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview Version 3.0 (CIDI 3.0) with standardized clinical assessments in the WHO World Mental Health surveys
    Josep Maria Haro
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 15:167-80. 2006
  4. ncbi Association of Western and traditional diets with depression and anxiety in women
    Felice N Jacka
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Melbourne, Geelong 3220, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 167:305-11. 2010
  5. ncbi Standardised Assessment of Personality - Abbreviated Scale (SAPAS): preliminary validation of a brief screen for personality disorder
    Paul Moran
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:228-32. 2003
  6. ncbi Intergenerational transmission of subthreshold autistic traits in the general population
    John N Constantino
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:655-60. 2005
  7. ncbi Diagnostic reliability of the Semi-structured Assessment for Drug Dependence and Alcoholism (SSADDA)
    Amira Pierucci-Lagha
    Alcohol Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030 2103, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:303-12. 2005
  8. ncbi The timeline followback reports of psychoactive substance use by drug-abusing patients: psychometric properties
    W Fals-Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia 23529, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:134-44. 2000
  9. ncbi Training in motivational interviewing: a systematic review
    Michael B Madson
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 5025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:101-9. 2009
  10. ncbi The efficacy of motivational interviewing: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials
    Brian L Burke
    Department of Psychology, Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO 81301 3999, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:843-61. 2003

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  1. ncbi Structured assessment of current mental state in clinical practice: an international study of the reliability and validity of the Current Psychiatric State interview, CPS-50
    I R H Falloon
    OTP European Coordinating Centre, ARIETE, Perugia, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 111:44-50. 2005
    ..To develop a reliable standardized assessment of psychiatric symptoms for use in clinical practice...
  2. ncbi Validation of the Portuguese version of the Questionnaire on Eating and Weight Patterns-Revised (QEWP-R) for the screening of binge eating disorder
    Maria Beatriz Ferrari Borges
    Program of Orientation and Attention of Eating Disorders, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 27:319-22. 2005
    ..The present paper describes the validation of the Questionnaire on Eating and Weight Patterns-Revised (QEWP-R) designed for the diagnosis of binge eating disorder (BED) and sub-clinical binge eating...
  3. ncbi Concordance of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview Version 3.0 (CIDI 3.0) with standardized clinical assessments in the WHO World Mental Health surveys
    Josep Maria Haro
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 15:167-80. 2006
    ..The validity of the CIDI is likely to be under-estimated in these comparisons due to the fact that the reliability of the SCID diagnoses, which is presumably less than perfect, sets a ceiling on maximum CIDI-SCID concordance...
  4. ncbi Association of Western and traditional diets with depression and anxiety in women
    Felice N Jacka
    Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Melbourne, Geelong 3220, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 167:305-11. 2010
    ..This study examined the extent to which the high-prevalence mental disorders are related to habitual diet in 1,046 women ages 20-93 years randomly selected from the population...
  5. ncbi Standardised Assessment of Personality - Abbreviated Scale (SAPAS): preliminary validation of a brief screen for personality disorder
    Paul Moran
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:228-32. 2003
    ..There is a need for a brief and simple screen for personality disorders that can be used in routine psychiatric assessments...
  6. ncbi Intergenerational transmission of subthreshold autistic traits in the general population
    John N Constantino
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:655-60. 2005
    ..Subthreshold autistic social impairments are known to aggregate in the family members of autistic probands; therefore, we conducted this study to examine the intergenerational transmission of such traits in the general population...
  7. ncbi Diagnostic reliability of the Semi-structured Assessment for Drug Dependence and Alcoholism (SSADDA)
    Amira Pierucci-Lagha
    Alcohol Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT 06030 2103, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:303-12. 2005
    ..This study examines the diagnostic reliability of the SSADDA for substance use disorders and for other DSM-IV disorders that are commonly associated with substance use disorders...
  8. ncbi The timeline followback reports of psychoactive substance use by drug-abusing patients: psychometric properties
    W Fals-Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia 23529, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:134-44. 2000
  9. ncbi Training in motivational interviewing: a systematic review
    Michael B Madson
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 5025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:101-9. 2009
    ..We also identify which aspects of the (W. R. Miller & T. B. Moyers, 2006) eight stages of learning MI each study addressed. Recommendations for advancing the MI training research are highlighted...
  10. ncbi The efficacy of motivational interviewing: a meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials
    Brian L Burke
    Department of Psychology, Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO 81301 3999, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:843-61. 2003
    ..Results are compared with other review results and suggestions for future research are offered...
  11. ncbi The World Mental Health (WMH) Survey Initiative Version of the World Health Organization (WHO) Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI)
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 13:93-121. 2004
    ..Elaborate CD-ROM-based training materials are available to teach interviewers how to administer the interview as well as to teach supervisors how to monitor the quality of data collection...
  12. ncbi The Alcohol Use Disorder and Associated Disabilities Interview Schedule-IV (AUDADIS-IV): reliability of alcohol consumption, tobacco use, family history of depression and psychiatric diagnostic modules in a general population sample
    Bridget F Grant
    Division of Biometry and Epidemiology, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Suite 514, 6000 Executive Boulevard, MSC 7003, Bethesda, MD 20892 7003, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 71:7-16. 2003
  13. ncbi A test of the validity of the motivational interviewing treatment integrity code
    Lars Forsberg
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Addiction Research, Karolinska Institute, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 37:183-91. 2008
    ..MITI may be used as a training tool together with supervision to confirm and enhance MI practice in clinical settings. MITI can also serve as a tool for evaluating MI integrity in clinical research...
  14. pmc Assessing addiction: concepts and instruments
    Sharon Samet
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 4:19-31. 2007
    ..Our aim is to help researchers and clinical programs identify the instruments that best suit their particular situations and purposes...
  15. pmc DSM and the death of phenomenology in america: an example of unintended consequences
    Nancy C Andreasen
    The University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine Mental Health Clinical Research Center, Room W 278 GH, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Schizophr Bull 33:108-12. 2007
    ..By 2005, the decline has become so severe that it could be referred to as "the death of phenomenology in the United States."..
  16. ncbi An evaluation of workshop training in motivational interviewing for addiction and mental health clinicians
    John S Baer
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, VA Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98108 1597, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:99-106. 2004
    ..Findings highlight the need for additional research on the use of standardized patients, alternative assessment techniques, and effective methods of technology transfer for MI skill acquisition and retention...
  17. ncbi Measures of fidelity in motivational enhancement: a systematic review
    Michael B Madson
    Department of Psychology, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 5025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:67-73. 2006
    ..This article provides a systematic review of MI adherence and competence measures that have been developed and described independently elsewhere. Recommendations for refinement of the measures and future research are also discussed...
  18. ncbi Clinical calibration of DSM-IV diagnoses in the World Mental Health (WMH) version of the World Health Organization (WHO) Composite International Diagnostic Interview (WMHCIDI)
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 13:122-39. 2004
    ..A brief illustration of this approach is presented in comparing the precision of SCID and predicted SCID estimates of prevalence and correlates under varying sample designs...
  19. ncbi Psychiatric research interview for substance and mental disorders: phenomenologically based diagnosis in patients who abuse alcohol or drugs
    D Hasin
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 34:3-8. 1998
    ..By making use of psychometric principles, particularly the need to reduce criterion variance, these instruments can clarify some of the longstanding issues in the diagnosis of patients who abuse alcohol and drugs...
  20. ncbi Telepsychiatry: assessment of televideo psychiatric interview reliability with present- and next-generation internet infrastructures
    A Yoshino
    Department of Psychiatry, National Defense Medical College, Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:223-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: While reliability of televideo psychiatric interviews is insufficient using the present narrow-band internet infrastructure, the next generation of infrastructure (broad-band) may permit reliable diagnostic interviews...
  21. pmc Validating automated screening for psychological distress by means of computer touchscreens for use in routine oncology practice
    A Cull
    Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Medical Oncology Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    Br J Cancer 85:1842-9. 2001
    ..It offers the potential for improving 'case' detection in routine oncology practice while reducing the burden of questions put to 'non-cases'. Further work is needed to develop optimal choice of screening questions for this purpose...
  22. ncbi Spontaneously occurring images and early memories in people with body dysmorphic disorder
    Selen Osman
    University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Memory 12:428-36. 2004
    ..The study also found that BDD images were linked to early stressful memories, and that images were more likely than verbal thoughts to be linked to these memories. Implications for theory and clinical practice are discussed...
  23. ncbi Postnatal quality of life assessment: introducing the mother-generated index
    Andrew Symon
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Scotland
    Birth 29:40-6. 2002
    ..This pilot study introduces a subjective tool, the Mother-Generated Index, which assesses the woman's quality of life and identifies those aspects that are of most concern to her...
  24. ncbi Ten things that motivational interviewing is not
    William R Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Logan Hall, Albuquerque, New Mexico NM 87131 1161, USA
    Behav Cogn Psychother 37:129-40. 2009
    ..In the 26 years since it was first introduced in this journal, motivational interviewing (MI) has become confused with various other ideas and approaches, owing in part to its rapid international diffusion...
  25. ncbi Preliminary validity and reliability testing of a structured clinical interview for pathological gambling
    Jon E Grant
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatry Res 128:79-88. 2004
    ..The SCI-PG demonstrated excellent reliability and validity in diagnosing PG in subjects presenting with gambling problems. These findings require replication in other groups to examine their generalizability...
  26. pmc Motivational interviewing to improve treatment engagement and outcome in individuals seeking treatment for substance abuse: a multisite effectiveness study
    Kathleen M Carroll
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 81:301-12. 2006
  27. ncbi Counselor skill influences outcomes of brief motivational interventions
    Jacques Gaume
    Alcohol Treatment Centre, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:151-9. 2009
  28. ncbi Randomized trial of training and supervision in motivational interviewing with adolescent drug treatment practitioners
    Luke Mitcheson
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:73-8. 2009
    ..Progress made indicates the importance of ongoing supervision, and for high level skill acquisition to occur requires more intensive support of learning from ongoing practice than was used here...
  29. ncbi A1 Ain Community Psychiatric Survey. I. Prevalence and socio-demographic correlates
    M T Abou-Saleh
    Department of Addictive Behaviour and Psychological Medicine, St. George's Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:20-8. 2001
    ..Differences in rates are explained by different methodologies used...
  30. pmc Lifetime prevalence of mental disorders in Lebanon: first onset, treatment, and exposure to war
    Elie G Karam
    Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    PLoS Med 5:e61. 2008
    ..Thus, the current study aims at investigating the lifetime prevalence, treatment, age of onset of mental disorders, and their relationship to war in Lebanon...
  31. ncbi Accuracy of self-reported arrests among a forensic SPMI population
    Annette S Crisanti
    State of Hawai i, Department of Health, West Hawai i Mental Health Service, Kealakekua 96750, USA
    Behav Sci Law 23:295-305. 2005
    ..Further research on issues such as the accuracy of self-reports over longer recall periods, or the accuracy of self-reported frequency of arrest, is necessary, given the reliance on self-report methodology in outcome studies...
  32. ncbi An evaluation of a computer-based psychiatric assessment: evidence for expanded use
    D Cawthorpe
    Department of Psychiatry, Calgary Regional Health Authority and The Alberta Mental Health Board, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 4:503-10. 2001
  33. ncbi Multiple assessments of depressive symptoms as an index of depression in population-based samples
    Ivan Nyklicek
    Research Unit of The Diagnostic Center Eindhoven, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 128:111-6. 2004
    ..When employed repeatedly, a more stable depression may be tapped, which can be of substantial value for both epidemiological research and clinical practice...
  34. pmc Selection of a substance use disorder diagnostic instrument by the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network
    Robert F Forman
    Treatment Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:1-8. 2004
    ..Implications for practice/research collaboration and initiatives are explored...
  35. ncbi Assessing competence in the use of motivational interviewing
    Theresa B Moyers
    Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:19-26. 2005
    ..Implications for the use of this instrument in research and supervision are discussed...
  36. ncbi Monitoring depression treatment outcomes with the patient health questionnaire-9
    Bernd Löwe
    Department of General Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine, Heidelberg University Medical Center, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Med Care 42:1194-201. 2004
    ..We investigated responsiveness to treatment, reproducibility, and minimal clinically important difference of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9), a standard instrument for diagnosing depression in primary care...
  37. ncbi Motivational interviewing
    Jennifer Hettema
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 1161, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:91-111. 2005
    ..Progress toward a theory of MI is described, as is research on how clinicians develop proficiency in this method...
  38. ncbi Test-Retest Reliability of the Preschool Age Psychiatric Assessment (PAPA)
    Helen Link Egger
    Center for Developmental Epidemiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:538-49. 2006
    ..To examine the test-retest reliability of a new interviewer-based psychiatric diagnostic measure (the Preschool Age Psychiatric Assessment) for use with parents of preschoolers aged 2 to 5 years...
  39. ncbi Gender and risk assessment accuracy: underestimating women's violence potential
    Jennifer Skeem
    Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California 92697 7085, USA
    Law Hum Behav 29:173-86. 2005
    ..Implications for future research on the judgment processes that may underlie MHPs' limited accuracy with women and for training programs in violence risk assessment are discussed...
  40. ncbi A scale to screen for DSM-IV Axis I disorders in psychiatric out-patients: performance of the Psychiatric Diagnostic Screening Questionnaire
    M Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Psychol Med 36:1601-11. 2006
    ..Because some of the sizes of the diagnostic groups in the initial report were modest, it is important to determine whether the recommended cut-off scores to screen for psychiatric disorders remained the same in a replication study...
  41. ncbi The CBCL predicts DSM bipolar disorder in children: a receiver operating characteristic curve analysis
    Stephen V Faraone
    Medical Genetics Research Program and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Bipolar Disord 7:518-24. 2005
    ..The CBCL-PBD profile on the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL) has been consistently reported showing deviant findings on the Attention Problems, Aggressive Behavior, and Anxious-Depressed subscales...
  42. ncbi Development and validation of a new procedure for the diagnostic assessment of personality disorder: the Multidimensional Personality Disorder Rating Scale (MPDRS)
    Jeffrey G Johnson
    Columbia University, New York, USA
    J Pers Disord 22:246-58. 2008
  43. pmc Screening for social fears and social anxiety disorder in psychiatric outpatients
    Kristy L Dalrymple
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:399-406. 2008
    ..Results suggest that perhaps these fears could be added to the SCID screening question to capture individuals missed by the SCID screening question and to provide more comprehensive information for treatment purposes...
  44. ncbi Specificity of symptoms of depression in Alzheimer disease: a longitudinal analysis
    Sergio E Starkstein
    Education Building T 7, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, 6959 WA, Australia
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:802-7. 2005
    ..Authors examined the temporal stability of symptoms of major and minor depression and apathy in dementia...
  45. ncbi DSM-IV or ICD-10-DCR diagnoses in child and adolescent psychiatry: does it matter?
    Merete Juul Sørensen
    Psychiatric Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Harald Selmersvej 66, 8240, Risskov, Denmark
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:335-40. 2005
    ..Knowledge of differences is essential when research findings are implemented in daily clinical practice. We examined differences between the two diagnostic systems regarding three major child psychiatric diagnostic categories...
  46. ncbi [The psychopathy-concept and its psychometric evaluation in childhood and adolescence]
    Kathrin Sevecke
    Klinick für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters der Universität zu Köln
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 54:173-90. 2005
    ..This paper discusses the concept of psychopathy for adolescents on the basis of 3 case reports. Biological determinants, experimental results and diagnostic aspects are described...
  47. ncbi [Age and gender: confounders for axis I disorders as risk factors for suicide]
    Barbara Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt Main
    Psychiatr Prax 32:185-94. 2005
    ..163 suicides and 396 population-based control persons were assessed with a standardized semi-structured interview including SCID-I (for DSM-IV)...
  48. ncbi The role of affective instability and impulsivity in predicting future BPD features
    Sarah L Tragesser
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Pers Disord 21:603-14. 2007
    ..These results are consistent with Linehan's theory (1993) that emotional dysregulation drives the other BPD symptoms...
  49. ncbi Parent and child agreement for acute stress disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder and other psychopathology in a prospective study of children and adolescents exposed to single-event trauma
    Richard Meiser-Stedman
    Department of Psychology P77, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:191-201. 2007
    ..The findings support the need to directly interview children and adolescents, particularly for the early screening of posttraumatic stress, and suggest that other anxiety disorders may have a clearer presentation post-trauma...
  50. ncbi Severity Indices of Personality Problems (SIPP-118): development, factor structure, reliability, and validity
    Roel Verheul
    Viersprong Institute for Studies on Personality Disorders VISPD, Center of Psychotherapy De Viersprong, Halsteren, The Netherlands
    Psychol Assess 20:23-34. 2008
    ..Taken together, the final instrument, the SIPP-118, provides a set of 5 reliable, valid, and efficient indices of the core components of (mal)adaptive personality functioning...
  51. ncbi The assessment of binge eating disorder in obese women: a comparison of the binge eating scale with the structured clinical interview for the DSM-IV
    Silvia R Freitas
    State Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Eat Behav 7:282-9. 2006
    ..3%. The test-retest reliability, measured by kappa statistics, was 0.66. Cronbach's alpha was 0.89. These results suggest that the BES is valid as a screening instrument for BED in obese Brazilian women seeking treatment for obesity...
  52. ncbi Korean panic disorder severity scale: construct validity by confirmatory factor analysis
    Young Jin Lim
    Department of Psychiatry, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Depress Anxiety 24:95-102. 2007
    ..Furthermore, our results support the construct validity of the Korean version of the PDSS...
  53. ncbi Gender differences in psychiatric morbidity and violent behaviour among a household population in Great Britain
    Min Yang
    Forensic Psychiatry Research Unit, St Bartholomew s Hospital, William Harvey House, 61 Bartholomew Close, London, EC1A 7BE, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:599-605. 2007
  54. ncbi Testing new diagnostic criteria for hypomania
    Franco Benazzi
    Hecker Psychiatry Research Center, Forli, Italy
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:99-104. 2007
    ..Angst has suggested new criteria for hypomania, giving priority to overactivity. Study aim was to test the validity of Angst's diagnostic criteria for hypomania...
  55. ncbi [Validity of axis III "Conflicts" of Operationalized Psychodynamic Diagnostics (OPD-1)--empirical results and conclusions for OPD-2]
    Gudrun Schneider
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie am Universitätsklinikum Münster
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 54:46-62. 2008
    ..Using specific psychometric instruments, we investigate criteria-related validity of axis III ("conflicts") of OPD-1 by a priori formulated hypotheses concerning the relations to the main conflict/mode...
  56. ncbi A tetrachoric factor analysis validation of mixed depression
    Franco Benazzi
    Hecker Psychiatry Research Center, Forli, Italy
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:186-92. 2008
    ..However, its diagnostic validity and bipolar nature are still not firmly supported. A bipolar nature could have significant treatment impacts...
  57. pmc Diagnostic specificity and nonspecificity in the dimensions of preschool psychopathology
    Thurstone Psychometric Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1005-13. 2007
    ..To inform this debate, we investigate whether preschool psychopathology shows differentiation along diagnostically specific lines when DSM-IV symptoms are aggregated statistically...
  58. ncbi Psychiatric morbidity and its screening in Turkish women with breast cancer: a comparison between the HADS and SCID tests
    Elvan Ozalp
    Ankara Oncology Training and Research Hospital, Psychiatry Clinic, Ankara, Turkey
    Psychooncology 17:668-75. 2008
    ..This study's objective was to determine the overall performance of Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) as a screening instrument in identifying cases of psychiatric morbidity such as ADs and MDD...
  59. ncbi Should relational aggression be included in DSM-V?
    Kate Keenan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:86-93. 2008
  60. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Eating Disorders in Obesity questionnaire: validating against the Eating Disorder Examination interview
    J de Man Lapidoth
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Orebro University, and Psychiatric Research Centre, SE 70116 Orebro, Sweden
    Eat Weight Disord 12:168-75. 2007
    ..Results suggest that the EDO is a short, easily administered instrument with good psychometric properties which makes it a suitable, economical method of assessing eating disorders and binge eating in clinical WLT settings...
  61. pmc Response: assessing the instruments
    Jack D Blaine
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 4:31-3. 2007
  62. pmc Cross-cultural study of conviction subtype Taijin Kyofu: proposal and reliability of Nagoya-Osaka diagnostic criteria for social anxiety disorder
    Yoshihiro Kinoshita
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:307-13. 2008
    ..5% with DSM-IV and 87.6% with the modified DSM-IV with Nagoya-Osaka criteria (p < 0.001). These findings indicate that the Nagoya-Osaka criteria for SAD can improve interrater reliability of SAD...
  63. pmc Factor structure, reliability and criterion validity of the Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ): a study in Dutch population and patient groups
    Rosa A Hoekstra
    Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:1555-66. 2008
    ..Men scored higher than women and science students higher than non-science students. The Dutch translation of the AQ is a reliable instrument to assess autism spectrum conditions...
  64. ncbi Informativeness of maternal reports on the diagnosis of ADHD: an analysis of mother and youth reports
    Joseph Biederman
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Atten Disord 10:410-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated correlates of the diagnosis of ADHD in youth by informant source...
  65. ncbi Subject and interviewer determinants of the adequacy of the dynamic interview
    J Christopher Perry
    The Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis, Jewish General Hospital McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:612-9. 2008
    ..Adequate dynamic interviews established a positive subject-interviewer interaction, facilitated subject exploration, and minimized technical interviewing errors, thereby yielding sufficient topic coverage...
  66. ncbi Comparing the CAAPE, a new assessment tool for co-occurring disorders, with the SCID
    Sandra M Gallagher
    La Frontera Center Inc, Tucson, AZ 85701, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 30:63-5. 2006
    ..The CAAPE promises to be a useful screening and diagnostic instrument for persons with co-occurring disorders, especially suited for use in psychosocial rehabilitation...
  67. pmc Sleep problems, comorbid mental disorders, and role functioning in the national comorbidity survey replication
    Thomas Roth
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1364-71. 2006
    ..Little is known about the population prevalence of sleep problems or whether the associations of sleep problems with role impairment are due to comorbid mental disorders...
  68. ncbi Occupational Functioning Scale (OFS)--an instrument for assessment of work ability in psychiatric disorders
    Jorma A Hannula
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Nord J Psychiatry 60:372-8. 2006
    ..26 and 0.12). OFS is a simple, reliable and clinically meaningful instrument for assessment of work ability in depressive and anxiety disorders...
  69. ncbi Examination of the known-groups validity of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale
    Richard G Heimberg
    Adult Anxiety Clinic, Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122 6085, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:447-54. 2007
    ..Limitations and future directions for research on the LSAS are discussed...
  70. ncbi Challenging DSM-IV criteria for hypomania: diagnosing based on number of no-priority symptoms
    Franco Benazzi
    Hecker Psychiatry Research Center at Forli, Forli, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 22:99-103. 2007
    ..DSM-IV definition of hypomania of bipolar-II disorder (BP-II), which includes elevated/irritable mood change as core feature (i.e., it must always be present), is not based on sound evidence...
  71. ncbi [Diagnostic of personality disorders in adolescence according to SCID-II]
    H Salbach-Andrae
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Charite, Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 36:117-25. 2008
    ..In addition, we identified predicting factors for personality disorders in adolescent psychiatric inpatients...
  72. ncbi The schizotypal ambivalence scale as a marker of schizotypy
    Monica C Mann
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:399-404. 2008
    ..The SAS seems to be a promising measure of schizotypy in young adults...
  73. ncbi The GRID-HAMD: standardization of the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
    Janet B W Williams
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 23:120-9. 2008
    ..Overall, these data suggest that the GRID-HAMD is an improvement over the original Guy version as well as the SIGH-D in its incorporation of innovative features and preservation of high reliability and validity...
  74. ncbi Structure of the autism symptom phenotype: A proposed multidimensional model
    Stelios Georgiades
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:188-96. 2007
  75. ncbi Assessing the clinical utility of agoraphobia in the context of panic disorder
    Norman B Schmidt
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:158-66. 2008
    ..In summary, the agoraphobia specifier seems to have clinical utility but this could be improved by focusing on a dimensional assessment of situational avoidance...
  76. ncbi Computer-administered interviews and rating scales
    Howard N Garb
    Psychology Research Service, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX 78236 5300, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:4-13. 2007
    ..However, the use of computer-administered interviews and rating scales will sometimes lead to false positive diagnoses, and for this reason, it is recommended that computer assessment be combined with clinical judgment...
  77. ncbi Psychiatric manifestations in Wilson's disease: a cross-sectional analysis
    A Shanmugiah
    Department of Neurology, NIMH and Neurosciences NIMHANS, Hosur Road, Bangalore 560 029, Karnataka, India
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 20:81-5. 2008
    ..Formal assessment of psychopathology in all patients with Wilson's disease may have therapeutic significance...
  78. ncbi Prevalence of co-occurring disorders among juveniles committed to detention centers
    Ana M Abrantes
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 49:179-93. 2005
    ..Results demonstrated that a majority of adolescents manifested multiple problems. Whereas prevalence rates were high across gender, females displayed significantly greater mental health problems and maltreatment histories...
  79. ncbi Is juvenile obsessive-compulsive disorder a developmental subtype of the disorder?--Findings from an Indian study
    T S Jaisoorya
    Dept of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences NIMHANS, Bangalore 560029, Karnataka, India
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 12:290-7. 2003
    ..The juvenile OCD appears to be different from both juvenile-onset adult OCD and adult-onset OCD supporting previous observations that juvenile OCD could be a developmental subtype of the disorder...
  80. ncbi The Homeless Supplement to the Diagnostic Interview Schedule: test-retest analyses
    Carol S North
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 13:184-91. 2004
    ..Replication is needed in larger, more representative samples and comparison of reliability with other psychiatric and cognitive characteristics...
  81. ncbi The reliability of the Mini-International Neuropsychiatric Interview--Italian version
    Alberto Rossi
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 24:561-3. 2004
  82. ncbi [Study of compatibility of psychiatric diagnoses with ICD-10 diagnostic criteria using the SCAN questionnaire]
    Tomasz Adamowski
    Katedra i Klinika Psychiatrii AM, Wrocławiu
    Psychiatr Pol 40:761-73. 2006
    ..Authors aimed at testing whether psychiatrists in their diagnostic process obeyed strict ICD-10 diagnostic criteria. Diagnoses made by psychiatrists at discharge were compared with those of SCAN ver.2.1 on admission...
  83. ncbi The structure of child and adolescent psychopathology: generating new hypotheses
    Benjamin B Lahey
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:358-85. 2004
  84. ncbi Estimating the prevalence of mental and somatic disorders in the community: aims and methods of the German National Health Interview and Examination Survey
    Frank Jacobi
    Institute of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Unit, Technical University of Dresden, Germany
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 11:1-18. 2002
    ..Overall, the GHS core survey and its mental health supplement provide the mental health research community with complex data that allow for high-quality analysis of mental disorders and associations with somatic disorders...
  85. ncbi Co-occurring psychiatric symptoms and drug dependence or heavy drinking among HIV-positive people
    Frank H Galvan
    Center for AIDS Research, Education and Services and the Collaborative Alcohol Research Center, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California 90059, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:153-60. 2003
    ..Sixty-nine percent of those with a substance-related condition also had psychiatric symptoms; 27% of those with psychiatric symptoms also had a substance-related condition...
  86. ncbi Psychiatric disorders among older adolescents treated in emergency departments on weekends: a comparison with a matched community sample
    Thomas M Kelly
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:616-22. 2003
  87. pmc Measuring mental health of the Dutch population: a comparison of the GHQ-12 and the MHI-5
    Nancy Hoeymans
    National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, P, O, Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:23. 2004
    ..Therefore, we studied the relationship of the GHQ-12 and MHI-5 with sociodemographic characteristics, self-reported visits to general practice and mental health care, and with diagnoses made by the general practitioner...
  88. ncbi An illustration of how a self-report diagnostic screening scale could improve the internal validity of antidepressant efficacy trials
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Affect Disord 80:79-85. 2004
  89. ncbi Assessing depression in youth: relation between the Children's Depression Inventory and a structured interview
    Benedikte Timbremont
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:149-57. 2004
    ..Those results provide support for the usefulness of the CDI as a screening tool for detecting depressive disorders in children and adolescents...
  90. ncbi Co-morbid post-traumatic stress disorder in a substance misusing clinical population
    Martina Reynolds
    School of Social Sciences and Law, Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PH, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:251-8. 2005
  91. ncbi Feasibility, reliability and validity of the Spanish version of Psychiatric Assessment Schedule for Adults with Developmental Disability: a structured psychiatric interview for intellectual disability
    R G Gonzalez-Gordon
    Clinical Unit, AFANAS, Jerez, Spain
    J Intellect Disabil Res 46:209-17. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to standardize the Spanish version of the Psychiatric Assessment Schedule for Adults with Developmental Disability (PAS-ADD-10), a semi-structured interview for people with ID...
  92. ncbi Profiles of "manic" symptoms in bipolar I, bipolar II and major depressive disorders
    Alessandro Serretti
    Department of Psychiatry, Vita Salute University, San Raffaele Institute, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127 Milan, Italy
    J Affect Disord 84:159-66. 2005
  93. ncbi Classifying psychiatric disorders after traumatic brain injury and orthopaedic injury in children: adequacy of K-SADS versus CBCL
    Renske Wassenberg
    University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Brain Inj 18:377-90. 2004
    ..Research design: Cross-sectional psychiatric study of 72 children with traumatic brain injuries or orthopaedic injuries aged 5-14...
  94. ncbi Clinical implications of pervasive manic symptoms in children
    Gabrielle A Carlson
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 53:1050-8. 2003
    ..Prior investigations of cross-informant agreement among parents, teachers, and clinicians about externalizing and internalizing problems have not directly addressed agreement about manic symptoms...
  95. ncbi Analysis of Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 profiles of prospective anonymous oocyte donors in relation to the outcome of the donor selection process
    S C Klock
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Fertil Steril 72:1066-72. 1999
    ..To examine the scores of prospective anonymous oocyte donors on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2) in four outcome groups...
  96. ncbi Hypospadias: incidence and effects on psychosexual development as evaluated with the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory test in a sample of 11,649 young Italian men
    Nicola Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Urol Int 68:81-5. 2002
    ..Some defects in methodology, such as low response rates, heterogeneity of age ranges and the choice of controls, have been the main limitations. Our study was designed to take these problems into account...
  97. ncbi [Research into communication and health. A Spanish and international perspective through bibliometric analysis]
    J A Bellón Saameño
    Medico de Familia, Centro de Salud El Palo Málaga, Malaga, Spain
    Aten Primaria 27:452-8. 2001
    ..1. To find the scientific output on communication and health both in Spain and internationally. 2. To compare the two outputs according to the type of articles published and the design of the research...
  98. ncbi Psychosocial aspects and mental health in children after permanent pacemaker implantation
    C Andersen
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Odense University Hospital, Denmark
    Acta Cardiol 49:405-18. 1994
    ..The psychological interview used intelligence tests and the Draw-A-Person test as well as the Rorschach test...
  99. ncbi [Migraine type childhood headache aggravated by sexual abuse: case report]
    Hakan Kaleagasi
    Department of Neurology, Mersin University Faculty of Medicine, Mersin, Turkey
    Agri 21:80-2. 2009
    ..A multidisciplinary approach with the Departments of Forensic Sciences and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and detailed psychiatric evaluation should be useful in these cases...
  100. ncbi Drug use patterns in young German women and association with mental disorders
    Isabel Hach
    Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, TU Dresden, Germany
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1529-34. 2004
    ..There is a lack of data about drug use patterns in young women. Mental disorders may influence those drug use patterns...
  101. ncbi Psychological status of patients with seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis
    Sevim Bavbek
    Ankara University, Medical School, Department of Allergy, Ankara, Turkey
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 12:204-10. 2002
    ..Since the recognition of specific psychiatric disorders can have therapeutic importance, further studies focusing on the associations of these disorders and allergic rhinitis should be conducted...

Research Grants84

  1. Screening for GAD among Frail Elderly
    Gretchen Diefenbach; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The R03 will provide pilot data to support a subsequent R34 to develop and pilot test a cognitive behavioral treatment for use within the community-based program. ..
  2. Behavioral Approach System (BAS)and Bipolar Spectrum: Biopsychosocial Integration
    LAUREN ALLOY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, these same factors will be examined to predict general worsening of course and progression to Bi II and Bi I status among the Bi Ss. ..
    Richard Rothenberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. 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. ..
  6. Course of psychopathology in female youth: Analysis with extant longitudinal data
    Joseph Biederman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. 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. ..
    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. ..
  9. Training Strategies for Motivational Interviewing
    Steve Martino; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Brief Substance Abuse Treatment for Homeless Adolescents
    JOHN BAER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..TAU includes drop-in programs (hygiene, food, material assistance, and case management). Follow-up interviews at one- and three-months post-treatment, will assess substance use, stage of change, and service utilization. ..
  11. Outreach and Treatment for Depression in the Labor Force
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This is an extremely important opportunity for rapid and widespread dissemination in an area of research where dissemination of positive results has traditionally been a serious problem. ..
  12. Risk Factors for Psychopathology in the WHO WMH Surveys
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Third, the level of detail in the description of data analysis plans has been substantially expanded in this revised submission in response to reviewer comments. ..
  13. Computer-Adapted Standardized Patients Instrument
    JOHN BAER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The research and development team has extensive experience with Ml and with technology applications for training in academic and small business contexts. ..
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2003
  15. Testing Theory-Based Training in Motivational Interviewing
    Theresa B Moyers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research will also provide a foundation for future investigations of effective ingredients of substance abuse treatments. ..
  16. Development and Evaluation of Context Tailored Training
    JOHN BAER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If successful, subsequent proposals for research on a much larger scale can test training effectiveness across a broad range of agencies, personnel, and topics. ..
  17. Quantifying the Value of Value-Based Purchasing
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010
  19. How Does Motivational Interviewing Reduce Alcohol Abuse?
    Theresa Moyers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The integrity of the Project MATCH motivational enhancement therapy (MET) and the comprehensive client follow up data already collected in that project provide a vehicle for cost-effective investigation of mechanisms of action in MI. ..
  20. Female Anti-Problem Drinking Group & Campus Initiatives
    Joseph LaBrie; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Campus awareness will increase and campus culture will be changed. Evaluation/analysis plan is included. ..
  21. Psychotherapy Training Pediatric Bipolar Disorder
    Mary Fristad; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A commercial outlet is anticipated to purchase and market the therapist training manual and training DVD; the website, which will be expanded during Phase II, will be used to aid marketing efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Improving informed consent in Alzheimer disease research
    Jason Karlawish; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results will also begin to elucidate how experts make judgments of competency. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Mary Fristad; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Measuring implicit associations about suicide
    Matthew Nock; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of this research have significant implications for research and clinical efforts related to suicide assessment. ..
  25. Consent Methods and Participation in Geriatric Clinical Research
    Jason Karlawish; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These results will assist researchers and proxies in conducting subject-centered informed consent discussions. ..
  26. Maximizing CBT's Efficacy with Medication & CM
    Kathleen Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Variables assessing theoretical mechanisms of action will be assessed monthly during treatment. ..
  27. Prevalence of and Risk and Protective Factors for Suicidal Behaviors
    Matthew Nock; Fiscal Year: 2009
  28. Persistence and Desistence in Heavy Drinking and Violence
    Helene R White; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Within a 2-year period, we will be able to make a significant contribution to the scholarly literature and provide data to be used in the development of targeted pre,vention programs. ..
    Matthew Nock; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Jason Karlawish; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Karlawish advanced training in bioethics scholarship. Other sponsors include experts in clinical trial design, Alzheimers Disease research and empirical research in research ethics. ..
  31. Longitudinal Course and Impact of Depression
    JEREMY PETTIT; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Juvenile Bipolar Disorder and Substance Abuse
    Timothy E Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Since BPD is identifiable and treatable, findings from the four-year follow-up will provide valuable information to formulate prevention and early intervention strategies. ..
  33. A Culturally-Based Family Therapy for Schizophrenia
    Amy Weisman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Pi's long term goal is to develop effective culturally informed family interventions for schizophrenia and related disorders, in Spanish and in English. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. Human Genetics of Drug-Abuse Related Phenotypes
    Joseph Cubells; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The latter goal will be accomplished by the candidate directing the newly-established Yale Human Behavioral Genetics Clinic, which offers psychiatric and substance-abuse services to patients with genetic illnesses. ..
  35. Recovery & Help-Seeking Processes in Problem Drinkers
    JALIE TUCKER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed research appropriately models an "open economy" in which drinking problems are developed, maintained, and must be resolved. ..
  36. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) Collaborative Genetics Association Study
    Daniel A Geller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of these analyses will guide future molecular strategies to identify genes involved in the pathogenesis of OCD. The clinical and genotype data from the sample will be publicly available for OCD genetics research. ..
  37. Searching for ADHD Susceptibility Genes
    Stephen V Faraone; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..That, in turn, should facilitate the search for newer, more effective treatments for the disorder. ..
  38. Validating a child acute stress measure in English and Spanish
    Nancy Kassam Adams; Fiscal Year: 2010
  39. TeleCare Management of Pain and Depression in Cancer
    Kurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Furthermore, if proven effective for depression and pain, TCM could readily be expanded to reducing barriers and improving care of other cancer-related symptoms. ..
  40. International Multi-Center ADHD Genetics Project
    Stephen Faraone; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. Preadolescent Precursors to Depression in Girls
    KATHRYN KEENAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Telehealth Assessment of Risk Behaviors in Rural HIV+ Substance Users
    JALIE TUCKER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Impulsivity and Partner Violence in Male Alcoholics
    JULIE SCHUMACHER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. Promoting Self-Change From Alcohol Problems: Mechanisms of Change in a Community
    Linda Sobell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Genetics of plasma dopamine beta-hydroxylase activity in schizophrenia
    Joseph Cubells; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Identifying predictors of varying outcomes in SCZ would open new avenues for development of targeted interventions that could significantly ameliorate the impact of SCZ on individuals and society. ..
  46. Sociocultural Processes in Latina Suicide Attempts
    Luis Zayas; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Key research goals are to determine if, and how, the explanatory factors hypothesized in the literature play a role in the attempts, and to invite the emergence of factors not considered previously. ..
  47. Spectrum of Narcolepsy in the Probands Families
    MAURICE OHAYON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A blood sample (3-5 ml) will be asked also to all participants. This will allow us to link some genetic markers of narcolepsy to specific symptoms even in subjects without the full-fledge manifestation of the disease. ..
    Peter Lewinsohn; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This information is important for the design of preventative interventions intended to reduce the deleterious effects of parental depression on children. ..
    William Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Kurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. MDD in Adolescents & Young Adults: Pathways & Processes
    Daniel Klein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will use latent growth curve modeling to identify distinct groups of developmental trajectories of psychopathology in offspring, and examine grandparental, parental, and familial predictors of these trajectories. ..
    Luis Zayas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our goal is to produce highly trained mental health investigators with interest, skills, and experience in addressing the psychiatric and psychosocial needs of Hispanic and other minority populations. ..
  53. Hispanicity, Language, and Psychiatric Diagnosis
    Luis Zayas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In Spanish-only taped interviews, the second clinician who will be monolingual (English) will also be assisted by the translator. Data analysis consists of both quantitative and qualitative approaches. ..
    Daniel Geller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The clinical, scientific, and public health relevance of confirming or refuting these hypotheses is discussed. ..
    Stephen Faraone; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Furthermore, no studies have used an ecogenetic approach to sharpen the accuracy of risk prediction. ..
    Luis Zayas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A comparison group of pregnant depressed women will receive the standard services offered by their health care centers. A second comparison group of non-depressed pregnant women will also receive standard services. ..
  57. Validity of Preschool Disruptive Behavior Disorders
    KATHRYN KEENAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If DSM-IV diagnoses of ODD and CD are valid for preschoolers, then etiologic and prevention research must focus on the first years of life. ..
  58. Substance Abuse in ADHD Girls
    Timothy Wilens; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Thus, the research, approach, and goals of this R01 application are consistent with those underscored in the PA and by the Institute of Medicine as being of the highest research priority. ..
  59. Characterizing Affective Instability Using EMA
    Timothy Trull; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Timothy Trull; Fiscal Year: 2001
  61. Alcohol Use Reduction in Methadone Individuals with HCV
    Adeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. Community-Based Approach to Designing an AIDS Program for HIV+ Mothers in India
    Adeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These findings will lead to future funding to actually develop and test a newly designed program. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Adeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2002
  64. Non-Medical Prescription Drug Use Among High-Risk Youth
    Stephen E Lankenau; Fiscal Year: 2010
  65. Treating Child Sexual Abuse: Effectiveness Pilot Study
    Rochelle Hanson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Michael Gara; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In spite of the relatively high prevalence of somatization in this group, to our knowledge, there are no controlled trials of the effectiveness of treatments for somatization in the Latino community. ..
  67. Weaving Work and Family: Implications for Mother and Child
    JOSEPH GRZYWACZ; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  68. Neurobiologic Study of Psychological Distress & Dementia
    Robert S Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2010
  69. Images of self and others in AIDS-orphaned youth
    Warren Reich; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results will lay the groundwork for theoretically informed prevention interventions. ..
  70. Ethnicity and the Diagnosis of Affective Illness
    Michael Gara; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The final objective is to determine whether Latinos are at risk for similar problems in diagnostic assessments and treatment assignment. ..
    Marie Nolan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3)There will be a change from more control to less control in patients' decision control preferences as they approach death ..
    Kimberly Yonkers; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..phenotypic indices of vulnerability using combinations of clinical and psychophysiological measures. ..
  73. Explaining the Extraversion /Positive Affect Relation
    Richard Lucas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results will also have implications for researchers' use of experience sampling measure of personality and emotion. ..
    William Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..However, each study site has provided site-specific information on the budget, budget justifications, listing of key personnel, consultant/consortium agreements, and human subjects sections of their respective proposals. ..
  75. Modeling HIV Diffusion through Drug Using Networks
    William Zule; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2004
  77. Desistance versus persistence in antisocial behavior
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, we will explore whether resistors are able to function as well adjusted adults, free from significant mental health problems (e.g., antisocial personality disorder, substance abuse, depression). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  78. Improving Hispanic Retention in Antidepressant Therapy
    Roberto Lewis Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This pilot data will allow us to apply for an R01 to further study this intervention and model in a controlled clinical trial. ..
    LEONARD JASON; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study would be the first longitudinal evaluation of Oxford Houses, and it would provide important information on the nature and role of the Oxford House experience on long-term sobriety among recovering alcoholics. ..
  80. Motivating Changes in Condom, Methamphetamine Use During MSM Sexual Encounters
    William Zule; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  81. Child Psychopathology and Risk for Drug Use Disorders
    NAOMI MARMORSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These hypotheses will be examined using survival analyses, odds ratios, logistic regression, and hierarchical linear modeling; the correlated nature of the twin data used in this study will be statistically controlled. ..
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thus, the proposed study should be the definitive test of this new promising eating disorder prevention program and should significantly advance our knowledge regarding the prevention of this pervasive psychiatric problem. ..