Articles

Sort by
Previous Page Page 2 of 17 Next Page
  1. Review

    Overdiagnosis of mental disorders in children and adolescents (in developed countries)

    During the past 50 years, health insurance providers and national registers of mental health regularly report significant increases in the number of mental disorder diagnoses in children and adolescents. Howev...

    Eva Charlotte Merten, Jan Christopher Cwik, Jürgen Margraf and Silvia Schneider

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2017 11:5

    Published on: 17 January 2017

  2. Research article

    Temperament and character traits in female adolescents with nonsuicidal self-injury disorder with and without comorbid borderline personality disorder

    Temperament and character traits of adolescents with nonsuicidal self-injury disorder (NSSI) might differentiate those- with and without comorbid borderline personality disorder (BPD).

    Taru Tschan, Claudia Peter-Ruf, Marc Schmid and Tina In-Albon

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2017 11:4

    Published on: 13 January 2017

  3. Research article

    Characteristics of adolescents frequently restrained in acute psychiatric units in Norway: a nationwide study

    The use of restraints in adolescent psychiatric settings requires particular professional, ethical, and legal considerations. The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the number of restraint episod...

    Astrid Furre, Ragnhild Sørum Falk, Leiv Sandvik, Svein Friis, Maria Knutzen and Ketil Hanssen-Bauer

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2017 11:3

    Published on: 12 January 2017

  4. Research article

    Distinct profiles of reactive and proactive aggression in adolescents: associations with cognitive and affective empathy

    Aggression comprises a heterogeneous set of behavioral patterns that aim to harm and hurt others. Empathy represents a potential mechanism that inhibits aggressive conduct and enhances prosocial behavior. Neve...

    Felix Euler, Célia Steinlin and Christina Stadler

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2017 11:1

    Published on: 6 January 2017

  5. Research article

    Evaluation of the effectiveness of an online transition planning program for adolescents on the autism spectrum: trial protocol

    The transition from high school to post-secondary education and work is difficult for adolescents on the autism spectrum. Transition planning can be an effective way of supporting adolescents on the autism spe...

    Megan Hatfield, Marita Falkmer, Torbjorn Falkmer and Marina Ciccarelli

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:48

    Published on: 28 December 2016

  6. Research article

    A preliminary study of movement intensity during a Go/No-Go task and its association with ADHD outcomes and symptom severity

    At present, there are no well-validated biomarkers for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The present study used an infrared motion tracking system to monitor and record the movement intensity of...

    Fenghua Li, Yi Zheng, Stephanie D. Smith, Frederick Shic, Christina C. Moore, Xixi Zheng, Yanjie Qi, Zhengkui Liu and James F. Leckman

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:47

    Published on: 12 December 2016

  7. Research Article

    Treating nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) in adolescents: consensus based German guidelines

    Nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) is a frequent and clinically relevant phenomenon in adolescence. Within Europe, Germany has one of the highest prevalence rates in youth with lifetime prevalence ranging between ...

    Paul L. Plener, Romuald Brunner, Jörg M. Fegert, Rebecca C. Groschwitz, Tina In-Albon, Michael Kaess, Nestor D. Kapusta, Franz Resch and Katja Becker

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:46

    Published on: 29 November 2016

  8. Research article

    The student resilience survey: psychometric validation and associations with mental health

    Policies, designed to promote resilience, and research, to understand the determinants and correlates of resilience, require reliable and valid measures to ensure data quality. The student resilience survey (S...

    Suzet Tanya Lereya, Neil Humphrey, Praveetha Patalay, Miranda Wolpert, Jan R. Böhnke, Amy Macdougall and Jessica Deighton

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:44

    Published on: 3 November 2016

  9. Research article

    Childhood traumatic experiences and mental health problems in sexually offending and non-sexually offending juveniles

    To examine the relationship between a history of childhood abuse and mental health problems in juveniles who sexually offended (JSOs) over and above general offending behavior.

    Cyril Boonmann, Thomas Grisso, Laura S. Guy, Olivier F. Colins, Eva A. Mulder, P. Vahl, Lucres M. C. Jansen, Theo A. H. Doreleijers and Robert R. J. M. Vermeiren

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:45

    Published on: 1 November 2016

  10. Research article

    Do seriously offending girls differ from their age- and offence type-matched male counterparts on psychopathic traits or psychopathy-related background variables?

    More research is needed to improve our understanding of the manifestation of psychopathic traits in violently offending girls. Our aim here was to assess psychopathic traits and psychopathy-related background ...

    Nina Lindberg, Svetlana Oshukova, Jouko Miettunen and Riittakerttu Kaltiala-Heino

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:38

    Published on: 1 November 2016

  11. Research article

    Emotional dysregulation and trauma predicting psychopathy dimensions in female and male juvenile offenders

    Psychopathy is a specific syndrome that predicts future violent and aggressive behavior in adults. Studies in youth and adults have demonstrated a strong association between early traumatic incidents and later...

    Kathrin Sevecke, Sebastian Franke, David Kosson and Maya Krischer

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:43

    Published on: 1 November 2016

  12. Research Article

    Do post-trauma symptoms mediate the relation between neurobiological stress parameters and conduct problems in girls?

    Attenuated activity of stress-regulating systems has consistently been reported in boys with conduct problems. Results in studies of girls are inconsistent, which may result from the high prevalence of comorbi...

    Kimberly A. Babel, Tijs Jambroes, Sanne Oostermeijer, Peter M. van de Ven, Arne Popma, Robert R. J. M. Vermeiren, Theo A. H. Doreleijers and Lucres M. C. Jansen

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:42

    Published on: 1 November 2016

  13. Research article

    Mental health problems in male young offenders in custodial versus community based-programs: implications for juvenile justice interventions

    Young offenders are known to be a population with high prevalence of mental health disorders. In most cases, these disorders are neither identified nor treated properly, with the majority of them being chronic...

    Daniel Rijo, Nélio Brazão, Ricardo Barroso, Diana Ribeiro da Silva, Paula Vagos, Ana Vieira, Ana Lavado and Ana Margarida Macedo

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:40

    Published on: 1 November 2016

  14. Research article

    Prevalence and factors associated with depression symptoms among school-going adolescents in Central Uganda

    Depression in adolescents constitutes a global public health concern. However, data on its prevalence and associated factors are limited in low income countries like Uganda.

    Joyce Nalugya-Sserunjogi, Godfrey Zari Rukundo, Emilio Ovuga, Steven M. Kiwuwa, Seggane Musisi and Etheldreda Nakimuli-Mpungu

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:39

    Published on: 26 October 2016

  15. Research article

    Sleep and behavioural problems associate with low mood in Finnish children aged 4–12 years: an epidemiological study

    Few studies have examined the associations between sleep, mood and behaviour in young children in the early stages of developing psychopathology. The purpose here was to examine the association of emotional pr...

    K. Maasalo, T. Fontell, J. Wessman and E. T. Aronen

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:37

    Published on: 6 October 2016

  16. Research article

    The associations of cumulative adverse childhood experiences and irritability with mental disorders in detained male adolescent offenders

    Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and psychiatric disorders are common in juvenile detainees. Emotional dysregulation resulting from cumulated ACEs may be characterized by symptoms of irritability. The pres...

    Hannes Bielas, Steffen Barra, Christine Skrivanek, Marcel Aebi, Hans-Christoph Steinhausen, Cornelia Bessler and Belinda Plattner

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:34

    Published on: 22 September 2016

  17. Case report

    A boy with conduct disorder (CD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), borderline intellectual disability, and 47,XXY syndrome in combination with a 7q11.23 duplication, 11p15.5 deletion, and 20q13.33 deletion

    This is a case with multiple chromosomal aberrations which are likely etiological for the observed psychiatric phenotype consisting of attention deficit hyperactivity and conduct disorders.

    Gerasimos Kolaitis, Christian G. Bouwkamp, Alexia Papakonstantinou, Ioanna Otheiti, Maria Belivanaki, Styliani Haritaki, Terpsihori Korpa, Zinovia Albani, Elena Terzioglou, Polyxeni Apostola, Aggeliki Skamnaki, Athena Xaidara, Konstantina Kosma, Sophia Kitsiou-Tzeli and Maria Tzetis

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:33

    Published on: 15 September 2016

  18. Research article

    Mental health problems in a regional population of Australian adolescents: association with socio-demographic characteristics

    Population level data regarding the general mental health status, and the socio-demographic factors associated with the mental health status of adolescents in Australia aged 12–16 years is limited. This study ...

    Julia Dray, Jenny Bowman, Megan Freund, Elizabeth Campbell, Rebecca K. Hodder, Christophe Lecathelinais and John Wiggers

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:32

    Published on: 13 September 2016

  19. Research article

    Feasibility of parent-mediated behavioural intervention for behavioural problems in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Nigeria: a pilot study

    Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) is a disabling and lifelong neuro-developmental disorder. Challenging behaviours such as aggression and self injury are common maladaptive behaviours in ASD which adversely affe...

    Mashudat Bello-Mojeed, Cornelius Ani, Ike Lagunju and Olayinka Omigbodun

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:28

    Published on: 2 September 2016

  20. Research article

    Effect of a classroom-based intervention on the social skills of pupils with intellectual disability in Southwest Nigeria

    Studies have demonstrated that social skill interventions and classroom supports are effective for pupils with intellectual disability. Such interventions have been demonstrated to reduce the risk of developin...

    Yetunde C. Adeniyi and Olayinka O. Omigbodun

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:29

    Published on: 2 September 2016

  21. Research article

    Effects of problem-solving interventions on aggressive behaviours among primary school pupils in Ibadan, Nigeria

    Aggressive patterns of behavior often start early in childhood, and tend to remain stable into adulthood. The negative consequences include poor academic performance, disciplinary problems and encounters with ...

    Jibril Abdulmalik, Cornelius Ani, Ademola J. Ajuwon and Olayinka Omigbodun

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2016 10:31

    Published on: 2 September 2016

Previous Page Page 2 of 17 Next Page

Advertisement