social behavior disorders

Summary

Summary: Behaviors which are at variance with the expected social norm and which affect other individuals.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Peer rejection and social information-processing factors in the development of aggressive behavior problems in children
    Kenneth A Dodge
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 90264, USA
    Child Dev 74:374-93. 2003
  2. pmc Brain mapping biomarkers of socio-emotional processing in schizophrenia
    Stephan F Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Rachel Upjohn Building, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2700, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:73-80. 2012
  3. ncbi Mouse behavioral assays relevant to the symptoms of autism
    Jacqueline N Crawley
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 3730 USA
    Brain Pathol 17:448-59. 2007
  4. ncbi Behaviour in frontotemporal dementia, Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
    D Bathgate
    Department of Neurology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Acta Neurol Scand 103:367-78. 2001
  5. ncbi Relationship between antisocial behaviour, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and maternal prenatal smoking
    T M M Button
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 187:155-60. 2005
  6. ncbi A pilot study of D-cycloserine in subjects with autistic disorder
    David J Posey
    Riley Hospital for Children, Room 4300, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2115-7. 2004
  7. 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
  8. pmc Social deficits, stereotypy and early emergence of repetitive behavior in the C58/J inbred mouse strain
    Bryce C Ryan
    Department of Biology, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA 92373, USA
    Behav Brain Res 208:178-88. 2010
  9. 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
  10. ncbi Cognition and behaviour are independent and heterogeneous dimensions in Alzheimer's disease
    Gianfranco Spalletta
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 251:688-95. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications222 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Peer rejection and social information-processing factors in the development of aggressive behavior problems in children
    Kenneth A Dodge
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 90264, USA
    Child Dev 74:374-93. 2003
    ..In Study 4, processing patterns measured in Study 2 replicated the mediation effect. Findings are integrated into a recursive model of antisocial development...
  2. pmc Brain mapping biomarkers of socio-emotional processing in schizophrenia
    Stephan F Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Rachel Upjohn Building, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2700, USA
    Schizophr Bull 38:73-80. 2012
    ..Here, we provide a critical appraisal of the ability of candidate socio-emotional tasks to identify putative biomarkers and recommendations for future directions in this rapidly moving research domain...
  3. ncbi Mouse behavioral assays relevant to the symptoms of autism
    Jacqueline N Crawley
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 3730 USA
    Brain Pathol 17:448-59. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi Behaviour in frontotemporal dementia, Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
    D Bathgate
    Department of Neurology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Acta Neurol Scand 103:367-78. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Behavioural characteristics accurately differentiate FTD from AD and CvD. The findings highlight the particular importance of affective change in FTD, and underline the role of the frontotemporal lobes in emotion...
  5. ncbi Relationship between antisocial behaviour, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and maternal prenatal smoking
    T M M Button
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 187:155-60. 2005
    ..However, it is not clear whether maternal smoking during pregnancy is independently associated with antisocial behaviour or whether the association arises because antisocial behaviour and ADHD covary...
  6. ncbi A pilot study of D-cycloserine in subjects with autistic disorder
    David J Posey
    Riley Hospital for Children, Room 4300, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46220, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2115-7. 2004
    ..The authors assessed the effects of D-cycloserine on the core symptom of social impairment in subjects with autism...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Social deficits, stereotypy and early emergence of repetitive behavior in the C58/J inbred mouse strain
    Bryce C Ryan
    Department of Biology, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA 92373, USA
    Behav Brain Res 208:178-88. 2010
    ..Overall, the strain profile for C58/J, including spontaneously developing motor stereotypies emerging early in the developmental trajectory, and social deficits primarily in males, models multiple components of the autism phenotype...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi Cognition and behaviour are independent and heterogeneous dimensions in Alzheimer's disease
    Gianfranco Spalletta
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 251:688-95. 2004
    ..In conclusion, many cognitive and behavioural syndromes exist in patients with AD. However, the results of this study suggest that cognition and behaviour are independent dimensions...
  11. ncbi Increased social fear and decreased fear of objects in monkeys with neonatal amygdala lesions
    M D Prather
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for Neuroscience, University of California at Davis, 95616, USA
    Neuroscience 106:653-8. 2001
    ..Finally, amygdala lesions early in development have different effects on social behavior than lesions produced in adulthood...
  12. pmc Translational science in action: hostile attributional style and the development of aggressive behavior problems
    Kenneth A Dodge
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0264, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 18:791-814. 2006
    ..Challenges for future research are described...
  13. pmc Association of prenatal and childhood blood lead concentrations with criminal arrests in early adulthood
    John Paul Wright
    Cincinnati Children s Environmental Health Center, Division of Criminal Justice, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e101. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if prenatal and childhood blood lead concentrations are associated with arrests for criminal offenses...
  14. pmc A comparison of four scoring methods based on the parent-rated Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire as used in the Dutch preventive child health care system
    Mathilde R Crone
    TNO Quality of Life, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:106. 2008
    ..This study assesses the validity and added value of four scoring methods used with the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) for the identification of psychosocial problems among children aged 7-12 by the PCH...
  15. ncbi Depressive symptomatology, exposure to violence, and the role of social capital among African American adolescents
    Kevin M Fitzpatrick
    Department of Sociology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 3350, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:262-74. 2005
    ..These findings suggest the importance of interrelationships among violence exposure, capital, and well-being for adolescents...
  16. ncbi Social cognition as a mediator of the influence of family and community violence on adolescent development: implications for intervention
    Catherine P Bradshaw
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1036:85-105. 2004
    ..Some of the strongest evidence of the role of social cognition as a mechanism in this association comes from intervention studies which reduced aggressive behavior by targeting negatively biased social-cognitive processing styles...
  17. ncbi Psychosocial and academic characteristics of extremely low birth weight (< or =800 g) adolescents who are free of major impairment compared with term-born control subjects
    Ruth E Grunau
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatrics 114:e725-32. 2004
    ..To compare academic and cognitive ability, attention, attitudes, and behavior of extremely low birth weight (ELBW) adolescents who are free of major impairments at 17 years of age with term-born control subjects...
  18. ncbi Three-year follow-up of a family support service cohort of children with behavioural problems and their parents
    L Anderson
    University of Leicester, Greenwood Institute of Child Health, Westcotes House, Westcotes Drive, Leicester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 31:469-77. 2005
    ..These could be related to various external and developmental factors. This lack of sustainable treatment effects for children with behavioural problems is consistent with previous research findings on parenting programmes...
  19. ncbi [Some aspects of the influence of television on children in early adolescence]
    Aneta Warmuz
    Z Zakładu Pielegniarstwa Pediatrycznego Slaskiej Akademii Medycznej w Katowicach
    Wiad Lek 57:327-30. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi Serotonergic antidepressant effects on aggressive, self-injurious and destructive/disruptive behaviours in intellectually disabled adults: a retrospective, open-label, naturalistic trial
    David S Janowsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7175, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:37-48. 2005
    ..The results suggest that serotonergic antidepressants are useful in the treatment of challenging/maladaptive behaviours in the intellectually disabled...
  21. ncbi [How effective are interventions in children and adolescents with antisocial behavior? A utilization study]
    A Wagner
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 32:5-16. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the outcome and predictors of outpatients and inpatients with conduct disorders and internalizing disorders...
  22. ncbi Aggressive behavior in abused children
    Daniel F Connor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:79-90. 2003
    ..Verbal information processing may be especially vulnerable in abused children and adolescents and enhance vulnerability to aggressive responding...
  23. ncbi Do deviant peer associations mediate the contributions of self-esteem to problem behavior during early adolescence? A 2-year longitudinal study
    David L Dubois
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612 4324, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:382-8. 2004
    ..Deviant peer associations mediated the associations of general and peer-oriented self-esteem with levels and rates of change in problem behavior such that direct paths from self-esteem to problem behavior generally were nonsignificant...
  24. ncbi Cruel intentions on television and in real life: can viewing indirect aggression increase viewers' subsequent indirect aggression?
    Sarah M Coyne
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    J Exp Child Psychol 88:234-53. 2004
    ..This study provides the first evidence that viewing indirect aggression in the media can have an immediate impact on subsequent aggression...
  25. ncbi Do aggressive and non-aggressive antisocial behaviors in adolescents result from the same genetic and environmental effects?
    Tanya M M Button
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 129:59-63. 2004
    ..Our results suggest a partial genetic overlap with a specific genetic effect contributing to the variance of aggressive ASB and a stronger genetic effect on aggression in females than in males...
  26. ncbi Health-related quality of life and psychosocial functioning of adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease
    Mariike De Boer
    Pediatric Psychosocial Department, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 11:400-6. 2005
    ..This study aimed to study how inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) affects health-related quality of life (HRQoL) during adolescence and to examine how self-esteem influences HRQoL...
  27. ncbi [The investigation of behavior problem with secondary deformity of cleft lip]
    Ting Cheng
    Plastic Surgery Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Science, Beijiing 100041, China
    Zhonghua Zheng Xing Wai Ke Za Zhi 20:194-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the behaviors of the children suffered from the secondary deformity after the repair of the cleft lip...
  28. ncbi Emotional, social, and behavioral functioning of children with sickle cell disease and comparison peers
    Angie M Trzepacz
    May Institute, Walpole, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:642-8. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi [Frankfurt group social communication and interaction skills training for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders]
    Evelyn Herbrecht
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Klinikum der Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt, Germany
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 35:33-40. 2007
    ..The training programme focuses on the main deficits of those disorders. Thus, the primary goal is to improve communication and interaction skills...
  30. ncbi Identifying psychosocial problems among youth: factors associated with youth agreement on a positive parent-completed PSC-17
    N Duke
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Child Care Health Dev 31:563-73. 2005
    ..Our study purpose was to identify youth and parent factors associated with whether the youth agrees with a positive parent-completed screen of youth psychosocial problems...
  31. ncbi Developmental issues in school-based aggression prevention from a social-cognitive perspective
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:383-400. 2005
    ..Prevention researchers will also benefit from the authors' insights regarding theoretical mediating processes and the importance of a developmental view...
  32. ncbi Interventions to reduce bullying
    Ken Rigby
    School of Education, University of South Australia, Underdale, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 20:165-83. 2008
    ..Factors considered relevant in the choice of method are discussed, such as the severity of the bullying, the age of the child and the thoroughness of program implementation...
  33. pmc Preference for reinforcers under progressive- and fixed-ratio schedules: a comparison of single and concurrent arrangements
    Ashley C Glover
    Marcus Institute, Georgia State University, Georgia, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 41:163-76. 2008
    ..The results suggest that responding for differentially preferred stimuli may vary as a function of differences in schedule requirements...
  34. ncbi Social psychological processes in family and school: more evidence on their relative etiological significance for bullying behavior
    Thormod Idsoe
    Centre for Behavioural Research, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway
    Aggress Behav 34:460-74. 2008
    ..In general, the variables related to the parents were of more importance for bullying behavior than the variables related to the teachers...
  35. pmc Bullying and school safety
    Gwen M Glew
    Department of Genetics and Developmental Medicine, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105 0371, USA
    J Pediatr 152:123-8, 128.e1. 2008
    ..To identify an association between involvement in bullying and problems in school...
  36. ncbi Behavioral and social outcomes in adolescent survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the childhood cancer survivor study
    Kris Ann P Schultz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3649-56. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate behavioral and social outcomes of adolescent childhood cancer survivors using data from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study...
  37. ncbi The effectiveness of universal school-based programs for the prevention of violent and aggressive behavior: a report on recommendations of the Task Force on Community Preventive Services
    Robert Hahn
    Division of Health Communication and Marketing, National Center for Health Marketing, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 56:1-12. 2007
    ..On the basis of strong evidence of effectiveness, the Task Force recommends the use of universal school-based programs to prevent or reduce violent behavior...
  38. ncbi Effective group work with delinquents in Hong Kong
    Chau Kiu Cheung
    Department of Social Work, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
    Adolescence 42:151-65. 2007
    ..For delinquents in general, developmental group activities were helpful in diminishing delinquency. Moreover, the help was significantly greater for delinquents who spent more time with friends...
  39. ncbi [Asperger syndrome - a too late diagnosed disorder?]
    C Schiffer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Klin Padiatr 219:87-90. 2007
    ..We present a patient, showing the typical behavioural symptoms of the Asperger syndrome, which were first diagnosed at the age of sixteen...
  40. pmc Conjoined effects of low birth weight and childhood abuse on adaptation and well-being in adolescence and adulthood
    Yoko Nomura
    Program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:186-92. 2007
    ..To characterize the conjoined effects of low birth weight (LBW) and childhood abuse on impaired adaptation and illness in adolescence and adulthood...
  41. ncbi Factor analysis of the aberrant behavior checklist in individuals with autism spectrum disorders
    Jason Brinkley
    Center for Human Genetics, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3445, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1949-59. 2007
    ..The emergence of a self-injury factor, while not suggestive of a new subscale, warrants further exploration as a tool that could help dissect relevant neurobiobehavioral groups in ASD...
  42. ncbi Kid's stuff: the nature and impact of peer and sibling violence on younger and older children
    David Finkelhor
    University of New Hampshire, Crimes against Children Research Center, 126 Horton Social Science Center, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 30:1401-21. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the violent peer and sibling episodes of younger children to those of older youth in terms of their seriousness and association with symptoms that might indicate traumatic effects...
  43. ncbi Emotional, behavioral, social, and academic outcomes in adolescents born with very low birth weight
    Lauritz Bredrup Dahl
    Child and Adolescent Clinic, University Hospital of North Norway, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    Pediatrics 118:e449-59. 2006
    ..Very low birth weight survivors are at increased risk of developing emotional and behavioral problems and low social and academic competencies. Information on such problems in very low birth weight adolescents is still sparse...
  44. ncbi Adult social attachment disturbance is related to childhood maltreatment and current symptoms in borderline personality disorder
    Michael J Minzenberg
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:341-8. 2006
    ....
  45. pmc Are multiracial adolescents at greater risk? Comparisons of rates, patterns, and correlates of substance use and violence between monoracial and multiracial adolescents
    Yoonsun Choi
    School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 76:86-97. 2006
    ..The authors found multiracial adolescents reporting higher rates of problem behaviors. Several significant relationships between ethnic identity and racial discrimination were found with these problem behaviors...
  46. ncbi [Children against children: bullying as an emerging disorder]
    R Rodríguez Piedra
    Hospital Universitario Principe de Asturias, Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain
    An Pediatr (Barc) 64:162-6. 2006
    ..Surprisingly, there can be a "pact of silence" between classmates. Schools are perceived as being more tolerant with the aggressors than with the victims of bullying...
  47. ncbi Acceptability and student outcomes of a violence prevention curriculum
    Dana Edwards
    Department of Counseling and Psychological Services, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:401-18. 2005
    ..Longitudinal, experimental research will be necessary to draw any stronger conclusions...
  48. ncbi The impact of culturally relevant violence prevention models on school-age youth
    Laxley W Rodney
    Family and Community Violence Prevention Program, Central State University, Wilberforce, OH 45384, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:439-54. 2005
    ....
  49. ncbi Prevention of public health risks linked to bullying: a need for a whole community approach
    Jorge Srabstein
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, United States
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 20:185-99. 2008
    ..Public health policy should mandate the monitoring, detection, and reporting of bullying incidents; provide guidance for school intervention; and offer guidelines for medical consultation...
  50. ncbi Deficits in reciprocal social behavior in male twins: evidence for a genetically independent domain of psychopathology
    John N Constantino
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8134, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:458-67. 2003
    ....
  51. ncbi Aggressive adolescents benefit from massage therapy
    Miguel A Diego
    Touch Research Institutes, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    Adolescence 37:597-607. 2002
    ..By the end of the study, they also reported feeling less hostile and they were perceived by their parents as being less aggressive. Significant differences were not found for the adolescents who were assigned to the relaxation group...
  52. ncbi Probing the adaptive significance of children's behavior and relationships in the school context: a child by environment perspective
    Gary W Ladd
    Department of Psychology, Department of Family and Human Development, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 87287, USA
    Adv Child Dev Behav 31:43-104. 2003
  53. ncbi Stalking and other forms of intrusive contact after the dissolution of adolescent dating or romantic relationships
    Jeffrey J Haugaard
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Violence Vict 18:279-97. 2003
    ..Thirty-one percent of the respondents described the intrusive contact as having a decidedly negative influence on either their subsequent dating relationships or their lives in general...
  54. ncbi A frightening situation? Youth in the USA today
    Alexander R P Walker
    S Afr Med J 93:125-6. 2003
  55. ncbi Behavioral assessment of social anxiety in females with Turner or fragile X syndrome
    Katarzyna Lesniak-Karpiak
    Kennedy Krieger Institute, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:55-67. 2003
    ..The authors discuss these findings in terms of understanding the nature of social dysfunction in females with Turner or fragile X syndrome...
  56. ncbi Firesetting in adolescence and being aggressive, shy, and rejected by peers: new epidemiologic evidence from a national sample survey
    Yi Hua Chen
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:44-52. 2003
    ..Prevention trials may indicate whether firesetting can be reduced by amelioration of socially maladaptive behavior and peer rejection as manifested in the child and teenage years...
  57. ncbi Angry and aggressive behavior across three generations: a prospective, longitudinal study of parents and children
    Rand D Conger
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:143-60. 2003
    ..The results were consistent with a social learning perspective on intergenerational continuities in angry and aggressive behaviors...
  58. ncbi School vandalism: individual and social context
    Tamar Horowitz
    Department of Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O B 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Adolescence 38:131-9. 2003
    ..Punishment, father's level of education, sense of hope, and class level did not have an effect on motivation to participate in vandalism. It was concluded that the social context is a crucial element in school vandalism...
  59. ncbi Adaptive skills and executive function in autism spectrum disorders
    Lisa Gilotty
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Psychology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20009, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 8:241-8. 2002
    ....
  60. ncbi When syndromal similarity obscures functional dissimilarity: distinctive evoked environments of externalizing and mixed syndrome boys
    Jack C Wright
    Department of Psychology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:516-27. 2003
    ..The results illustrate how a contextualized analysis of behavior can reveal distinctive social interactional patterns that underlie similar overall rates of problem behaviors...
  61. ncbi Prediction of violence perpetration among high-risk youth
    Steve Sussman
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:134-44. 2004
    ....
  62. ncbi [Instruments for evaluating behavioural disorders]
    I C Puerta
    Grupo de Neuropsicología y Conducta, Universidad de San Buenaventura, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 38:271-7. 2004
    ....
  63. ncbi Chromosome 22q11 deletion syndrome (CATCH 22): neuropsychiatric and neuropsychological aspects
    Lena Niklasson
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    Dev Med Child Neurol 44:44-50. 2002
    ....
  64. ncbi Knowledge and attitudes about school bullying in trainee teachers
    Sonia Nicolaides
    Goldsmiths College, University of London, London, UK
    Br J Educ Psychol 72:105-18. 2002
    ..Recent research has highlighted the issue of bullying in schools. However, little attention has been paid to the knowledge and beliefs of trainee teachers, who will hold a key position in reducing the problem of bullying in schools...
  65. pmc An application of the matching law to severe problem behavior
    John C Borrero
    University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 35:13-27. 2002
    ..Methodological constraints were identified, which may limit the application of the matching law on both practical and conceptual levels...
  66. ncbi Victimization in South Korean children's peer groups
    David Schwartz
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 30:113-25. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that there is considerable similarity in the social processes underlying peer group victimization across South Korean and Western cultural settings...
  67. ncbi Romantic relationships of young people with childhood and adolescent onset antisocial behavior problems
    Lianne J Woodward
    Department of Education, University of Canterbury Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 30:231-43. 2002
    ....
  68. ncbi Bullying: why all the fuss?
    Howard Spivak
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1421-2. 2003
  69. ncbi Behavioral problems and tobacco use among adolescents in Chile
    Luis Caris
    University of Chile, School of Public Health, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 14:84-90. 2003
    ..To examine the association between behavioral problems and tobacco smoking among adolescent students in Chile...
  70. ncbi [Social behavior disorders--therapeutic possibilities and limits in inpatient child and adolescent psychiatry]
    Emil Branik
    Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrisches Zentrum Sonnenhof, CH 9608 Ganterschwil SG
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 51:533-45. 2002
    ..Conclusions with regard to possibilities, limits and contraindications for inpatient treatment of children and adolescents with conduct disorders will be drawn...
  71. ncbi Role of family factors in adolescent delinquency in an Elazig/Turkey reformatory
    Aysun Baransel Isir
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Gaziantep, 27100 Gaziantep, Turkey
    J Forensic Sci 52:125-7. 2007
    Family is one of the most important factors in the social and psychological progress of an adolescent. Social behavior disorders in childhood have been reported to be caused by many factors that may lead children to commit a crime...
  72. ncbi Effects of anonymity on antisocial behavior committed by individuals
    Tatsuya Nogami
    Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
    Psychol Rep 102:119-30. 2008
    ..Only participants in the Anonymous condition violated the rules to obtain the reward. Implications for the effects of anonymity on antisocial individual behavior are discussed...
  73. ncbi Bullying at school and later criminality: findings from three Swedish community samples of males
    Dan Olweus
    Uni Health, University of Bergen
    Crim Behav Ment Health 21:151-6. 2011
    ..To examine whether being a bully at school predicts later criminality...
  74. ncbi Criminal law as it pertains to 'mentally incompetent defendants': a McNaughton rule in the light of cognitive neuroscience
    Maxwell Bennett A O
    Brain and Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:289-99. 2009
    ..This raises the question as to what level of synaptic loss will the legislature and the courts rule as sufficient for a subject to be no longer held responsible for their lack of restraint...
  75. ncbi Discriminant validity of the Vineland Scales: score profiles of individuals with mental retardation and a specific disorder
    G Balboni
    Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialization, University of Padova, Italy
    Am J Ment Retard 106:162-72. 2001
    ..Individuals with social behavior disorders obtained lower scores only in the Socialization domain; those with motor disorders, in the Motor domain ..
  76. ncbi Event-list construction and treatment of exposure data in research on political violence
    Marit Netland
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Christiesgt 12, N 5020, Bergen, Norway
    J Trauma Stress 18:507-17. 2005
    ..Alternative future approaches to these measurement issues are also discussed...
  77. ncbi Exploring core relationships between insight and communication and social skills in mentally disordered offenders
    P Woods
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College, London, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 10:518-25. 2003
    ..Clinical practice implications and ongoing European studies examining the use of the instrument in clinical practice and its association to treatment planning are discussed...
  78. pmc A prompt plus delayed contingency procedure for reducing bathroom graffiti
    T S Watson
    Mississippi State University 39762, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 29:121-4. 1996
    ..Immediately following the intervention, no marks were made on any of the three walls. Results were maintained at 3-month follow-up. A possible explanation for the results is that the signs specified an altruistic contingency...
  79. ncbi Syndromes of behavioural and psychological symptoms in mild Alzheimer's disease
    Maria Moran
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:359-64. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to see if patients with AD could be meaningfully classified into syndromes, based on the relationships between their BPSD...
  80. pmc Adapting social neuroscience measures for schizophrenia clinical trials, Part 1: ferrying paradigms across perilous waters
    Michael F Green
    To whom correspondence should be addressed David Geffen School of Medicine, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA, 760 Westwood Plaza, Rm 77 361, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, US tel 310 268 3376, fax 310 268 4056, E mail
    Schizophr Bull 39:1192-200. 2013
    ..This first article in the theme section presents the goals, conceptual background, and rationale for the SCAF project. ..
  81. pmc Disinhibited social behavior among internationally adopted children
    Jacqueline Bruce
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401 4928, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:157-71. 2009
    ..These results suggest that disinhibited social behavior might reflect underlying deficits in inhibitory control...
  82. ncbi Social dysfunctioning after mild to moderate first-ever stroke at vocational age
    M Hommel
    Stroke Unit, University Hospital, Grenoble, Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:371-5. 2009
    ..The aim was to assess work and social dysfunctioning in patients with minor to moderate stroke and explore its contributing factors...
  83. ncbi Emotion, social functioning and activities of daily living in frontotemporal dementia
    Christopher M Kipps
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Neurocase 15:182-9. 2009
    ..The relationship of emotional processing to other aspects of social cognition in FTD is reviewed...
  84. ncbi [The relationship between ADHD, problem behaviour and academic achievement at the end of primary school]
    Vanessa Jantzer
    Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, Zentrum fur Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 61:662-76. 2012
    ..Early applied preventive interventions supporting social and cognitive development seem therefore of central importance for the school career of primary school children...
  85. pmc Prefrontal social cognition network dysfunction underlying face encoding and social anxiety in fragile X syndrome
    Laura M Holsen
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, USA
    Neuroimage 43:592-604. 2008
    ..These data indicate that social anxiety in FXS may be related to the inability to successfully recruit higher level social cognition regions during the initial phases of memory formation...
  86. ncbi Predicting presence of offender's criminal record from antisocial lifestyle indicators of homicide victims
    Pekka Santtila
    Police College of Finland
    J Interpers Violence 19:541-57. 2004
    ..A configural frequency analysis (CFA) showed that it was possible to predict the presence of a criminal record on the basis of the victim variables. The practical significance of the results for police investigations is discussed...
  87. ncbi Psychosocial symptoms and competence among adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease and their peers
    Teija Väistö
    Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:27-35. 2010
    ..The aim was to evaluate psychosocial symptoms and competence as reported by the parents and the adolescents themselves among patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in relation to population-based controls...
  88. ncbi The impact of sexual abuse in the lives of young women involved or at risk of involvement with the juvenile justice system
    Sara Goodkind
    Center on Race and Social Problems, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Violence Against Women 12:456-77. 2006
    ..These findings highlight a need for interventions to assist girls who have experienced abuse and efforts to prevent abuse and improve child welfare and social service systems...
  89. pmc Social behavior problems in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Veronica J Hinton
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center and Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:470-6. 2006
    ..The specificity of the findings of the behavior profile in DMD may be partially due to the lack of dystrophin isoforms in the central nervous system, and not solely a reactive response to the illness...
  90. ncbi Managing dementia in long-term care settings
    Suzanne Holroyd
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia HSC, Box 800623, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:83-92. 2004
  91. ncbi [Three geriatric wards of a psychiatric hospital (GAPZ): a comparison of patient admissions]
    G A Golüke-Willemse
    Afdeling klinische geriatrie, Ziekenhuis Rijnstate, Postbus 9555, 6800 TA Arnhem
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 32:200-5. 2001
    ..In conclusion, the problems of the patients, admitted to the geriatric units of a mental hospital, did not differ significantly between the three wards. Furthermore, they are complex in terms of diagnosis, aetiology and/or treatment...
  92. ncbi [Unruly passengers - resistance to requests by flight attendants]
    J L Muller
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie der Universität Regensburg, Germany
    Psychiatr Prax 28:292-4. 2001
    ..We describe a passenger who became psychotic during an international flight. In addition, we provide an overview over publications dealing with unruly passengers due to psychosis and describe similar cases...
  93. ncbi Behavioral disinhibition and the development of early-onset addiction: common and specific influences
    William G Iacono
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:325-48. 2008
    ..Specific environmental and genetic factors ultimately contribute to the differentiation among externalizing disorders...
  94. pmc The detrimental effects of physical restraint as a consequence for inappropriate classroom behavior
    S K Magee
    University of North Texas, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 34:501-4. 2001
    ..e., basket-hold timeout) was applied contingent on problem behavior, rates of these behaviors increased across sessions for both subjects. Implications for the use of physical restraint in the classroom are discussed...
  95. ncbi A comparative study of psychopathology in Greek adolescents in Germany and in Greece in 1980 and 1998--18 years apart
    Manfred M Fichter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munich, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:27-35. 2004
    ..The current study uses the same design and instruments so that the comparison of the mental health of populations in the same areas, almost two decades apart, becomes possible...
  96. ncbi [Environmental factors in Asperger syndrome]
    Takaaki Abe
    Department of Psychiatry, Jichi Medical University
    Nihon Rinsho 65:439-42. 2007
    ..But it might facilitate the appearance of the second symptoms such as dissociation, anxiety, depression, persecutory delusion as well as antisocial behavior including serious criminal acts...
  97. ncbi The cost effectiveness of specialised facilities for service users with persistent challenging behaviours
    A Hallam
    Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Royal Free and University College Medical School, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 9:429-35. 2001
    ....
  98. ncbi [Mediative therapy in home care for older adults: unknown and unused]
    R J G M Geelen
    Thebe Breda, Verpleeghuis Lucia, Breda, The Netherlands
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 45:19-24. 2014
    ..Psychosocial interventions are of importance in homecare. The dependency and vulnerability of the elderly patient make explicit principles relevant, which are outlined in this article...
  99. ncbi Attention orienting by another's gaze direction in children with autism
    Anneli Kylliäinen
    Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:435-44. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate attention orienting triggered by another's gaze direction in autism...
  100. pmc Concurrent reinforcement schedules: behavior change and maintenance without extinction
    Hannah Hoch
    The Graduate Center, CUNY, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 35:155-69. 2002
    ..Treatment gains were maintained without the use of extinction when the response requirement was increased and the schedule of reinforcement was thinned...
  101. ncbi Behavioral and social interventions for individuals with traumatic brain injury: a summary of the research with clinical implications
    Mark Ylvisaker
    College of Saint Rose, Albany, New York, USA
    Semin Speech Lang 26:256-67. 2005
    ..This clinical summary is associated with a systematic evidence review sponsored by the TBI Practice Guidelines Group of the Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS)...

Research Grants78

  1. Primary Prevention of Anxiety and Depression
    KATIE MCLAUGHLIN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Only the independent effects of the prevention curriculum will be investigated for the purpose of this proposal. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. Brief Intervention to Reduce Injury in Minorities
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  3. Cross Ethnic Trends In Drinking, Alcohol Use Disorders And Service Utilization
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed aims will cover important gaps in significant areas of alcohol epidemiology. Trends analyses covering the period under focus and contrasting Whites, Blacks and Hispanics have not been reported yet in the alcohol literature. ..
  4. Ethnicity, Alcohol, and Spousal Violence
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..collecting data from both couple members. ..
  5. Alcohol Epidemiology In Hispanic National Groups
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results from this study will fill a major gap in epidemiology among U.S. Hispanics, and will have implications for the development of prevention interventions. ..
  6. Examining Contingency Control Deficits in Autism and MR
    Louis Hagopian; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed investigation can be used to set up future comparative research to contrast EF and operant approaches to the performance deficits displayed by individuals with autism. ..
  7. Multi-site Prevention of Adolescent Conduct Problems
    KENNETH DODGE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. TREATMENT OF AGITATION IN THE NURSING HOME
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PHS 398 (Rev. 05/01) Page 2 Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, first, middle): Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska ..
  9. Development of antisocial behavior in early adulthood
    KENNETH DODGE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This research will contribute both to basic theories of antisocial development and to prevention science and public policy. ..
  10. Diffusion of Prevention Science in Communities
    J Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Society for Prevention Research Annual Meetings
    J Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  12. ENGAGEMENT OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
  13. Substance Use and the Consolidation of Adult Roles
    J Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed study will provide important information of use to those designing preventive and treatment interventions for substance abuse and dependence. ..
  14. Functional Perspectives on Health and Risk Behaviors
    M Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It is my hope and belief that this investment will pay rich dividends in terms of increased theoretical and methodological contributions to the field, including both those of my own and my collaborators. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. SOCIAL COGNITION IN WILLIAMS SYNDROME
    HELEN B TAGER FLUSBERG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This research program will not only advance our understanding of WS;it has the potential to influence developing theoretical models in the growing field of social cognitive neuroscience. ..
  16. DEMENTIA AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS IN ASSISTED LIVING
    Adam Rosenblatt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Meta-analysis of Risk for School Failure
    Sandra Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..4. The differences in predictive relationships between risk/protective variables and school success/failure associated with the age, gender, and ethnicity of the students. ..
  18. Childhood Determinants of Adolescent / Adult Drug Use
    Judith S Brook; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Identification of childhood and adolescent factors that can exacerbate the impact of substance use consequences on later adult functioning would provide additional information necessary for effective treatment efforts. ..
  19. LIFE COURSE ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR IN MALES
    DEBORAH CAPALDI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., antisocial behavior in childhood), and similar contextual, social relationships, and behavioral factors in adulthood can explain changes in the course of behaviors across the early adult period. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Parenting To Prevent Problem Behaviors
    John Pierce; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  21. HIV Prevention and Adherence Intervention for HIV Positives and Partners in India
    CARL A contact LATKIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: This proposal has high public relevance due to the low rates of HIV medication adherence found in many impoverished communities domestically and internationally. ..
  22. Field Trial of Effects of the Coping Power Program
    John Lochman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  23. Stigma and Mental Illness in Cross-National Perspective
    Bernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This knowledge can provide the scientific base for public health and treatment system interventions to mitigate the devastating negative effects of stigma on the lives of persons with SMI. ..
  24. FMRI/Pathology/Anterior Cingulate/Frontoinsular Cortex
    WILLIAM SEELEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed research seeks to benefit the public health by clarifying the biological basis of dementia, ultimately promoting earlier diagnosis and better treatments for dementia patients. ..
  25. PSYCHOMOTOR STIMULANTS AND AGGRESSION IN ANIMALS
    KLAUS MICZEK; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Reversal of cross-sensitization from stress may be a means by which to prevent the transition to out-of-control compulsive-like drug taking. ..
  26. Functional Neuroanatomy of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
    Stephan Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Successful completion of the project should lead to an improved understanding of the role of specific brain regions in generating the symptoms of OCD. ..
  27. Neural circuitry of submissive behavior and treatment response in social anxiety
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. CRITICAL TRANSITIONS IN RURAL FAMILIES AT RISK
    Rand Conger; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This information can be used to development more effective preventive interventions designed to reduce lifelong psychiatric problems. ..
  29. Social-Emotional Assessment of Child's School Readiness
    SUSANNE DENHAM; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. SOCIAL CONTEXT OF ADOLESCENT PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
    Susan Duncan; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  31. Infants at Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorders or Language Delay
    Helen Tager Flusberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Legacy Intervention Family Enactment (LIFE): An Effectiveness Trial
    Rebecca Allen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  33. An fMRI Study of the Impact of Stress on Drug Addiction
    Clinton D Kilts; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  34. Development and Evaluation of a Youth Mentoring Program
    David Dubois; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..e., effect size, attrition rates, response rates); and perform preliminary analyses of program effects on outcomes as well as potential mediators and moderators of effects. ..
  35. Cocaine Dependence and Cognitive Control of Behavior
    Clinton Kilts; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The long-term goal of these studies is to develop a novel understanding of the processes related to the acquisition, maintenance and social consequences of cocaine addiction. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. LOW COST PREVENTION OF CONDUCT DISORDERS
    Ted Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Finally, cost-benefit analyses of the intervention will also be performed. ..
  37. END OF LIFE PREFERENCES & OUTCOMES: PATIENTS & SPOUSES
    Rachel Pruchno; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Analyses would focus on both cross-sectional and prospective longitudinal relationships using a combination of a regression, structural equation modeling, and categorical data analysis techniques. ..
  38. CARE INTEGRATION TEAM INTERVENTION DURING HOSPICE CARE
    Rebecca Allen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Behavioral indicators of care recipient pain and communication will be assessed through videotapes and computer-assisted direct observational procedures. ..
  39. Parkinsons disease:visual dysfunction and hallucinations
    Suzanne Holroyd; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results may also increase our understanding of visual hallucinations in other disorders. Conceivably, such knowledge could lead to strategies to prevent, minimize or treat such symptoms. ..
  40. Preventing Psychiatric Sequelae of Traumatic Injury
    Murray Stein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Findings will provide justification for and information about optimal parameters (e.g., subject selection; sample size; dose and duration) for a future randomized controlled trial (RCT). ..
  41. Neuroanatomy and Cognition in Velocardiofacial Syndrome
    Wendy Kates; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  42. A Multimedia Program to Promote Exercise by Older Adults
    A Irvine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Delivered via Internet/Intranet or CD/DVD-ROM, the system may be used from homes or in conjunction with classes in senior centers. The program will be evaluated in a randomized trial. ..
  43. Social Behavior of Young Children with Williams Syndrome
    BONITA KLEIN TASMAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  44. ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL USE AND HIGH RISK BEHAVIOR
    M Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed study promises to yield results of substantial scientific, theoretical, and pragmatic import. ..
  45. PERSUASIVE STRATEGIES FOR EFFECTIVE ANTI-DRUG MESSAGES
    NANCY HARRINGTON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The third experiment will follow the same procedures used in the first with 240 middle school students, except that adapted messages will be viewed at school sites and adapted measures will be used. ..
  46. Vision Loss, Coping Tendencies, and Mental Health
    Kathrin Boerner; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..50-middle aged and 50 older adults will be recruited from a community- based rehabilitation agency. Regression analyses will be conducted to test the effects of independent variables on mental health outcomes. ..
  47. Genetics of Anorexia Nervosa
    Manfred Fichter; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The diagnostic and genetic data and lymphoblastoid cell lines (derived from blood samples) will become part of a national archival resource for genetic studies of AN through the NIMH Genetics Initiative. ..
  48. Neuroanatomy of Emotion in Treatment Resistant Psychosis
    Stephan Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  49. Network HIV Prevention Intervention for Drug Users
    Carl Latkin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. IMPROVING CARE FOR PANIC DISORDER IN PRIMARY CARE
    Murray Stein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. BEHAVIORAL GENETICS--MODELS/MECHANISMS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Clinton Kilts; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. A FAMILY-BASED PREVENTION FOR EARLY CONDUCT PROBLEMS
    Daniel Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  53. Early Childhood Education and School Readiness Planning
    Karen Bierman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. AUTISM--BRAIN MORPHOMETRY AND COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE
    Martha Herbert; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The nature of developmental dysregulation and neural systems abnormalities in this disorder should thus become clearer. ..
  55. Twin Study of ADHD, CD and Substance Abuse
    William G Iacono; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. Childhood Predictors and Consequences of Adult Smoking
    Judith Brook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Identification of childhood and adolescent factors that can lessen or compensate for the impact of tobacco use on later functioning would provide additional aids for effective prevention and treatment efforts. ..
  57. A QUANTITATIVE GENETIC MEASURE OF AUTISTIC TRAITS
    John Constantino; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If the SRS compares favorably with the ADI-R, the SRS could feasibly be used to study the genetics of autism by examining the genetic structure of autistic traits in whole populations. ..
  58. ADULT ANTISOCIAL OUTCOMES OF PSYCHOPATHIC CHILDREN
    Donald Lynam; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..5) what factors account for and mediate the stability in psychopathy across time; 6) if subclinical or so-called "successful" psychopaths can be identified and what factors distinguish them from unsuccessful psychopaths. ..
  59. Latino Minority Drug Abuse Research Program
    Mario De La Rosa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The second pilot study will focus on investigating the inter-generational transmission of drug use between Cuban mothers and daughters in the Miami-Dade area. ..
  60. Assessing Change in Mental Illness Stigma Over A Decade
    Bernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  61. Dopamine function in social phobia & related conditions
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Better understanding of the neurocircuitry associated with GSP holds promise for improving diagnosis and treatment strategies. ..
  62. Life Course Continuity and Change in Antisocial Behavior
    TERENCE THORNBERRY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also examine the impact of these varying patterns of antisocial behavior on life-course transitions to better account for adult development during the late 20s. ..
  63. NEUROBEHAVIORAL SEQUELAE OF CARDIAC SURGERY
    David Bellinger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  64. Imaging the Neural Correlates of Genetic Risk for ADHD
    Clinton Kilts; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..By uniquely defining the impact of the dat1 VNTR polymorphism on DAT, these findings will generate knowledge of how genes confer vulnerability to ADHD and medication nonresponse. ..
  65. Graduated Recovery Intervention for Early Schizophrenia
    David Penn; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  66. Female Juvenile Offenders: Differentiating Mechanisms of Violence Risk by Race
    Preeti Chauhan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The[unreadable] implications of these findings are particularly pertinent to the public health system which serves these high-risk[unreadable] females. ..
  67. Pathways to Psychiatric & Medical Comorbidity in Adults
    Yoko Nomura; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The findings of this project will provide important information for both clinicians and policy makers in order to plan more cost-effective and time-effective early intervention. ..
  68. REDUCING HIV RISK IN FEMALE TEENS: A TAILORED APPROACH
    Ralph DiClemente; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  69. Cognitive Genetic Aspects of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
    Veronica Hinton; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..And newly characterized preschool boys with DMD will be followed to track their language and emotional development. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  70. INTERGENERATIONAL TRANSMISSION OF ANTISOCIAL BEHAVIOR
    TERENCE THORNBERRY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The manner in which these attributes unfold over the parent's life course will be used to explain the development of the child's antisocial behaviors and prosocial competencies. ..
  71. PREDICTORS OF ADOLESCENT ECSTASY USE IN THE NATIONAL SURVEY OF PARENTS AND YOUTH
    Silvia Martins; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, we believe that our study will bring public health contributions to better understand potential determinants of ecstasy use. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  72. Emotion in Dementia
    Howard Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  73. South Africa Adolescent Smoking: A Longitudinal Study
    David Brook; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our research will also focus on developing a fuller understanding of cultural factors which is critical for establishing effective prevention and treatment programs to deal with growing problems due to tobacco use. ..