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Donnelly, Lauren J.; Cervantes, Paige E.; Okparaeke, Eugene; Stein, Cheryl R.; Filton, Beryl; Kuriakose, Sarah; Havens, Jennifer; Horwitz, Sarah M. – Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2021
While youth with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are psychiatrically hospitalized at high rates, general psychiatric settings are not designed to meet their unique needs. Previous evaluations of an ASD-Care Pathway (ASD-CP) on a general psychiatric unit revealed sustained reductions in crisis interventions (intramuscular medication use,…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Program Implementation, Fidelity
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Pella, Jeffery E.; Slade, Eric P.; Pikulski, Paige J.; Ginsburg, Golda S. – Grantee Submission, 2020
Few studies provide information about the clinical correlates of economic costs in pediatric anxiety disorders. This study uses baseline data from a randomized trial involving 209 children and adolescents with clinical anxiety to examine clinical and demographic correlates of direct and indirect costs. Measured costs included the direct costs of…
Descriptors: Anxiety Disorders, Correlation, Children, Adolescents
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Tallentire, Liz; Smith, Matthew; David, Lee; Roberts, Adam; Bruce; Morrow, Sarah; Withers, Paul; Smith, Ian – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2020
Background: This research is about people who have intellectual disabilities and live in a secure hospital. It is about a group of people who meet at a support group. The support group is for people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender. Methods: These people with intellectual disabilities helped with planning, doing, and telling other…
Descriptors: LGBTQ People, Intellectual Disability, Social Support Groups, Personal Narratives
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O'Donoghue, Elizabeth M.; Pogge, David L.; Harvey, Philip D. – Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2020
Introduction: Features of intellectual disability (ID) and/or autism spectrum disorder (ASD) may hinder responsiveness to interventions typically used during psychiatric hospitalization to manage severely disruptive behavior, and could increase the likelihood of experiencing restraint and/or seclusion (R/S). This study investigated the occurrence…
Descriptors: Intellectual Disability, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Punishment
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Conner, Caitlin M.; Golt, Josh; Righi, Giulia; Shaffer, Rebecca; Siegel, Matthew; Mazefsky, Carla A. – Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2020
Evidence suggests increased rates of suicidality in autism spectrum disorder (ASD), but the research has rarely used comparison samples and the role of emotion dysregulation has not been considered. We compared the prevalence of parent-reported suicidality ideation and considered the role of emotion dysregulation in 330 psychiatric inpatient youth…
Descriptors: Suicide, Self Control, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders
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Barnoux, Magali; Alexander, Regi; Bhaumik, Sabyasachi; Devapriam, John; Duggan, Connor; Shepstone, Lee; Staufenberg, Ekkehart; Turner, David; Tyler, Nichola; Viding, Essi; Langdon, Peter E. – Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, 2020
Autistic adults who have a history of committing crimes present a major problem for providers of services in terms of legal disposal options and possible interventions, and greater understanding of this group and their associated needs is required. For this reason, we aimed to investigate the face validity of a proposed sub-typology of autistic…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Crime, Intervention
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Fernandes, Natasha A.; Sawyer, Amanda; Zaheer, Juveria; Lunsky, Yona – Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2020
Introduction: This study presents demographic and clinical profiles of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities seen at a psychiatric emergency department (ED). Predictors of admission were also identified. Methods: A retrospective chart review conducted from Oct 2016 to Jan 2017. Results: A total of 73 patients representing 105…
Descriptors: Adults, Intellectual Disability, Developmental Disabilities, Predictor Variables
Hall, Sophie; DuBois, Matthew – Communique, 2020
The frequency of psychiatric hospitalizations for school-age children has increased substantially over the past 2 decades. The prevalence of inpatient psychiatric admissions carries meaningful implications for educators, as schools are regularly in a position where they are supporting a student who has recently been hospitalized. Accordingly, this…
Descriptors: Reentry Students, Psychiatric Hospitals, Adjustment (to Environment), Mental Health
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Thorpe, Alexandra H.; Willbourne, Joe A.; Burdock, Matthew J. – Educational & Child Psychology, 2020
Aim: This article explores the experience of a team of staff from psychology, occupational therapy and educational backgrounds in setting up a play-based therapy group in a secure hospital for adolescents. This is a specialised environment for adolescents with complex presentations, who have often experienced early relational trauma and have a…
Descriptors: Experience, Play, Counseling Techniques, Group Counseling
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Bakken, Trine Lise; Hoidal, Siv Helene – International Journal of Developmental Disabilities, 2019
Background: Mental health services for patients intellectual disabilities (ID) and additional mental illnesses are only sparsely studied. Objective: The objective was to describe a representative sample of patients with ID in a specialized psychiatric department. Methods: Data were collected from case files in a 7-year period. Of 143 invited…
Descriptors: Patients, Psychiatric Hospitals, Behavior Disorders, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
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Marraccini, Marisa E.; Lee, Seungeun; Chin, Andrew J. – School Mental Health, 2019
Youth returning to schools following psychiatric hospitalization are at high risk for mental health crises and rehospitalization. Yet, little is known about the current practices schools use to support student reintegration. This study administered a self-report questionnaire to 133 school psychologists across the nation to identify the prevalence…
Descriptors: Middle School Students, High School Students, Reentry Students, Psychiatric Hospitals
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Germone, Monique M.; Gabriels, Robin L.; Guérin, Noémie A.; Pan, Zhaoxing; Banks, Tiffany; O'Haire, Marguerite E. – Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, 2019
There is preliminary research suggesting that animal-assisted activities can improve social interactions of children with autism spectrum disorder. This pilot study sought to investigate the benefits of animal-assisted activities with dogs and psychiatrically hospitalized youth with autism spectrum disorder. Participants were recruited from a…
Descriptors: Social Behavior, Children, Adolescents, Autism
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Cervantes, Paige; Kuriakose, Sarah; Donnelly, Lauren; Filton, Beryl; Marr, Mollie; Okparaeke, Eugene; Voorheis, Katherine; Havens, Jennifer; Horwitz, Sarah – Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2019
Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are frequently hospitalized within general psychiatric settings, which are not usually designed to meet their needs. An initial evaluation of a care pathway developed for youth with ASD receiving services in a general psychiatric inpatient unit (ASD-CP) showed promise in improving outcomes while using…
Descriptors: Sustainability, Children, Adolescents, Autism
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Hamre, Bjørn; Axelsson, Thom; Ludvigsen, Kari – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2019
This article explores the role of psychiatry in the sorting of schoolchildren in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden from 1920 to 1950. Whereas the role and rise of educational psychology and IQ-testing in the differentiation processes in schooling have been examined through earlier research, the role of psychiatry in the interprofessional collaboration…
Descriptors: Psychiatry, Psychiatric Hospitals, Educational Psychology, Intelligence Tests
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Bianchini, Paolo – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2019
In the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, a number of Italian psychiatrists were convinced that medicine and education should work together to treat children with mental disabilities, then commonly defined as "feeble-minded". To this end they promoted the establishment of "Medico-Pedagogical Institutes", institutes,…
Descriptors: Psychiatry, Foreign Countries, Educational History, Psychiatric Hospitals
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