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  1. The psychometric properties and cross-informant agreement of a German translation of the Screen for Child Anxiety Related Emotional Disorders (SCARED) were assessed in a clinical sample

    Authors: Katharina Weitkamp, Georg Romer, Sandra Rosenthal, Silke Wiegand-Grefe and Judith Daniels
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:19
  2. A randomized controlled trial examining the efficacy of behavior therapy for pediatric trichotillomania was recently completed with 24 participants ranging in age from 7 - 17. The broad age range raised a ques...

    Authors: Martin E Franklin, Aubrey L Edson and Jennifer B Freeman
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:18
  3. Consumption of alcohol is associated with acute and chronic adverse health outcomes. There is a paucity of studies that explore the determinants of alcohol use among adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa and, in p...

    Authors: Caroline W Kabiru, Donatien Beguy, Joanna Crichton and Alex C Ezeh
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:17
  4. Students who are tracked into low performing schools or classrooms that limit their life chances may report increased depressive symptoms. Limited research has been conducted on academic tracking and its assoc...

    Authors: Garth E Lipps, Gillian A Lowe, Sharon Halliday, Amrie Morris-Patterson, Nelson Clarke and Rosemarie N Wilson
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:16
  5. Parents are the ones who decide whether or not to participate in parent focused prevention trials. Their decisions may be affected by internal factors (e.g., personality, attitudes, sociodemographic characteri...

    Authors: Julia Plueck, Inez Freund-Braier, Christopher Hautmann, Gabriele Beckers, Elke Wieczorrek and Manfred Doepfner
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:15
  6. Approximately 20% of children experience internalizing or externalizing DSM-IV-TR disorders. This prevalence rate cannot be reduced through treatment only. Effective preventive interventions are therefore urge...

    Authors: Kurt Hahlweg, Nina Heinrichs, Annett Kuschel, Heike Bertram and Sebastian Naumann
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:14
  7. The identification of mental health problems early in life can increase the well-being of children and youth. Several studies have reported that youth who experience mental health disorders are also at a great...

    Authors: Stefania Maggi, Aleck Ostry, Kristy Callaghan, Ruth Hershler, Lisa Chen, Amedeo D'Angiulli and Clyde Hertzman
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:13
  8. The purpose of this study was to test the feasibility of a randomised controlled trial comparing six weeks of humanistic school-based counselling versus waiting list in the reduction of emotional distress in y...

    Authors: Mick Cooper, Nancy Rowland, Katherine McArthur, Susan Pattison, Karen Cromarty and Kaye Richards
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:12
  9. The objective of this study was to evaluate a resilience-enhancing program for youth (mean age = 13.32 years) from Beslan, North Ossetia, in the Russian Federation. The program, offered in the summer of 2006, ...

    Authors: Stefan Vetter, Igor Dulaev, Mario Mueller, Robert R Henley, William T Gallo and Zalina Kanukova
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:11
  10. Sri Lanka recorded an extraordinary high suicide rate for adolescents aged 15 - 19 in the early 1990s (46.5/100,000). With this in perspective, the Ministry of Health in Sri Lanka recommends school programmes ...

    Authors: Chaturaka Rodrigo, Srina Welgama, Jayantha Gurusinghe, Thilina Wijeratne, Gamini Jayananda and Senaka Rajapakse
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:10
  11. The use of short screening questionnaires may be a promising option for identifying children at risk for depression in a community setting. The objective of this study was to assess the validity of the Short M...

    Authors: Isaac C Rhew, Kate Simpson, Melissa Tracy, James Lymp, Elizabeth McCauley, Debby Tsuang and Ann Vander Stoep
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:8
  12. Road traffic accidents (RTAs) are the leading health threat to children in Europe, resulting in 355 000 injuries annually. Because children can suffer significant and long-term mental health problems following...

    Authors: Daniel Zehnder, Martin Meuli and Markus A Landolt
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:7
  13. The HIV/AIDS epidemic has continued to pose significant challenges to countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Millions of African children and youth have lost parents to HIV/AIDS leaving a generation of orphans to be...

    Authors: Sheila Harms, Susan Jack, Joshua Ssebunnya and Ruth Kizza
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:6
  14. Research has shown strong links between parenting and child psychopathology. The moderating role of child gender is of particular interest, due to gender differences in socialization history and in the prevale...

    Authors: Dillon T Browne, Adefowope Odueyungbo, Lehana Thabane, Carolyn Byrne and Lindsay A Smart
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:5
  15. Anger is an ignored research area in children and young adolescents with Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in the school setting. This study compares school anger dimensions in children and young...

    Authors: Ahmad Ghanizadeh and Habib Bagherpour Haghighi
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:4
  16. High intellectual function is considered as a protective factor for children's mental health. Few studies have investigated the effect of intellectual function on mental health in children with chronic illness...

    Authors: Hilde K Ryland, Astri J Lundervold, Irene Elgen and Mari Hysing
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:3
  17. To present the design, methods, and rationale of the Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Study (CAMS), a recently completed federally-funded, multi-site, randomized placebo-controlled trial that examined the r...

    Authors: Scott N Compton, John T Walkup, Anne Marie Albano, John C Piacentini, Boris Birmaher, Joel T Sherrill, Golda S Ginsburg, Moira A Rynn, James T McCracken, Bruce D Waslick, Satish Iyengar, Phillip C Kendall and John S March
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2010 4:1
  18. The objective of this study was to assess the effects of atomoxetine on treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), on reading performance, and on neurocognitive function in youth with ADHD and d...

    Authors: Calvin R Sumner, Susan Gathercole, Michael Greenbaum, Richard Rubin, David Williams, Millie Hollandbeck and Linda Wietecha
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:40
  19. To evaluate health-related quality of life (HRQL) and medication satisfaction after switching from a stable dose of oral extended-release methylphenidate (ER-MPH) to methylphenidate transdermal system (MTS) vi...

    Authors: Oscar G Bukstein, L Eugene Arnold, Jeanne M Landgraf and Paul Hodgkins
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:39
  20. No measure of childhood behaviour has been validated in Uganda despite the documented risks to behaviour. Cerebral malaria in children poses a great risk to their behaviour, however behavioural outcomes after ...

    Authors: Paul Bangirana, Noeline Nakasujja, Bruno Giordani, Robert O Opoka, Chandy C John and Michael J Boivin
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:38
  21. Social phobia (social anxiety disorder - SAD) is a rather common but often undetected and undertreated psychiatric condition in youths. Screening of SAD in young individuals in community samples is thus import...

    Authors: Malin Gren-Landell, Andreas Björklind, Maria Tillfors, Tomas Furmark, Carl Göran Svedin and Gerhard Andersson
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:36
  22. There are conflicting results on whether immigrant children are at a heightened risk of mental health problems compared with native youth in the resettlement country.

    Authors: Aina Basilier Vaage, Laila Tingvold, Edvard Hauff, Thong Van Ta, Tore Wentzel-Larsen, Jocelyne Clench-Aas and Per Hove Thomsen
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:34
  23. To study the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression in parents three months after pediatric intensive care treatment of their child and examine if peritraumatic dissocation ...

    Authors: Madelon B Bronner, Anne-Marie Kayser, Hendrika Knoester, Albert P Bos, Bob F Last and Martha A Grootenhuis
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:33
  24. Child and adolescent psychiatry (CAP), a subspecialty of psychiatry in Japan, is facing a serious workforce shortage. To resolve this situation, the Japanese government has organized a task force and has been ...

    Authors: Masaru Tateno, Naoki Uchida, Saya Kikuchi, Ryosaku Kawada, Seiju Kobayashi, Wakako Nakano, Ryuji Sasaki, Keisuke Shibata, Tomohiro Shirasaka, Muneyuki Suzuki, Kumi Uehara and Toshikazu Saito
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:30
  25. There is a dearth of studies exploring the magnitude of mental disorders amongst adolescents and youths in the Arab world. To our knowledge, this phase 2 survey in Oman is the first nationally representative s...

    Authors: Sanjay Jaju, Samir Al-Adawi, Hilal Al-Kharusi, Magdi Morsi and Asya Al-Riyami
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:29
  26. Depressive symptoms in children are associated with social skills deficits and problems with peers. We propose a model which suggests different mechanisms for the impact of deficits in self-oriented social ski...

    Authors: Sonja Perren and Françoise D Alsaker
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:28
  27. Previous reports have suggested impairment in facial expression recognition in delinquents, but controversy remains with respect to how such recognition is impaired. To address this issue, we investigated faci...

    Authors: Wataru Sato, Shota Uono, Naomi Matsuura and Motomi Toichi
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:27
  28. Diagnosis and treatment of children affected by disruptions of attachment (out of home placement, multiple changes of primary caregiver) is an area of considerable controversy. The possible contribution of psy...

    Authors: Carlo Schuengel, Mirjam Oosterman and Paula S Sterkenburg
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:26
  29. Attachment theory predicts and subsequent empirical research has amply demonstrated that individual variations in patterns of early attachment behaviour are primarily influenced by differences in sensitive res...

    Authors: Judit Gervai
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:25
  30. Early intervention and preventive interventions are attracting increasing attention in the child and adolescent mental health field because recent research findings offer new insights into risk mechanisms and ...

    Authors: Thomas G O'Connor and Mary E Spagnola
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:24
  31. The degree of ADHD-related difficulties – reflecting overall impairment, social functioning, and quality of life – may be perceived differently by adolescent patients, parents and physicians. The primary aim o...

    Authors: Ralf W Dittmann, Peter M Wehmeier, Alexander Schacht, Anette Minarzyk, Martin Lehmann, Kathrin Sevecke and Gerd Lehmkuhl
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:21
  32. Deliberate self harm (DSH) is a major public health concern and has increased among young people in Ireland. While DSH is undoubtedly the result of interacting factors, studies have identified an association b...

    Authors: Lorna Power, Sophia Morgan, Sinead Byrne, Carole Boylan, Andreé Carthy, Sinead Crowley, Carol Fitzpatrick and Suzanne Guerin
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:20
  33. This article reports on offense related characteristics and the psychosexual development in subgroups of juvenile sex offenders as measured by the Global Assessment Instrument for Juvenile Sex Offenders (GAIJS...

    Authors: Lisette 't A Hart-Kerkhoffs, Theo AH Doreleijers, Lucres MC Jansen, Anton PH van Wijk and Ruud AR Bullens
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:19
  34. The aims of this study were to describe alcohol use among Norwegian teenagers and investigate the associations between mental health problems and alcohol intoxications with focus on age and gender.

    Authors: Arve Strandheim, Turid Lingaas Holmen, Lindsey Coombes and Niels Bentzen
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:18
  35. Lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (LDX) is indicated for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children 6 to 12 years of age and in adults. In a previous laboratory school study, LDX de...

    Authors: Sharon B Wigal, Scott H Kollins, Ann C Childress and Liza Squires
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:17
  36. Ethnic diversity in schools increases due to globalization. Thus, the children's social-emotional competence development must be considered in the context of a multi-ethnic classroom.

    Authors: Katja Petrowski, Ulf Herold, Peter Joraschky, Agnes von Wyl and Manfred Cierpka
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:16
  37. The origin of the present study was to develop the liaison work between the disciplines of child and adolescent psychiatry and paediatric surgery and nursing, so as to improve the quality of treatment and care...

    Authors: Margret Nisell, Ulf Brodin, Kyllike Christensson and Per-Anders Rydelius
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:15
  38. Most psychotropic drugs used in the treatment of children and adolescents are applied "off label" with a direct risk of under- or overdosing and a delayed risk of long-term side effects. The selection of doses...

    Authors: Claudia Mehler-Wex, Michael Kölch, Julia Kirchheiner, Gisela Antony, Jörg M Fegert and Manfred Gerlach
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:14
  39. Previous studies about unaccompanied refugee minors (URMs) showed that they are a highly vulnerable group who have greater psychiatric morbidity than the general population. This review focuses on mental healt...

    Authors: Julia Huemer, Niranjan S Karnik, Sabine Voelkl-Kernstock, Elisabeth Granditsch, Kanita Dervic, Max H Friedrich and Hans Steiner
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:13
  40. In 2003, the National Institute of Mental Health funded the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Trials Network (CAPTN) under the Advanced Center for Services and Intervention Research (ACSIR) mechanism. At the tim...

    Authors: Mark Shapiro, Susan G Silva, Scott Compton, Allan Chrisman, Joseph DeVeaugh-Geiss, Alfiee Breland-Noble, Douglas Kondo, Jerry Kirchner and John S March
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:12
  41. The objective of this study was to examine whether fluoxetine was superior to placebo in the acute amelioration of depressive symptomatology in adolescents with depressive illness and a comorbid substance use ...

    Authors: Robert L Findling, Maria E Pagano, Nora K McNamara, Robert J Stansbrey, Jon E Faber, Jacqui Lingler, Christine A Demeter, Denise Bedoya and Michael D Reed
    Citation: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health 2009 3:11