NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Publication Type
Journal Articles338
Reports - Research338
Information Analyses9
Numerical/Quantitative Data2
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 338 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Joshi, Gagan; Faraone, Stephen V.; Wozniak, Janet; Petty, Carter; Fried, Ronna; Galdo, Maribel; Furtak, Stephannie L.; McDermott, Katie; Epstien, Cecily; Walker, Rosemary; Caron, Ashley; Feinberg, Leah; Biederman, Joseph – Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2014
To examine whether presentation of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and associated patterns of psychiatric comorbidity and dysfunction vary by referral source. ASD youth referred to a specialized ambulatory program for ASD (N = 143) were compared to ASD youth referred to a general child psychiatry clinic (N = 217). More ASD clinic youth met criteria…
Descriptors: Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Autism, Comorbidity, Youth
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wolfe, Kate; Stueber, Kerstin; McQuillin, Andrew; Jichi, Fatima; Patch, Christine; Flinter, Frances; Strydom, André; Bass, Nick – Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2018
Background: An increasing number of genetic causes of intellectual disabilities (ID) are identifiable by clinical genetic testing, offering the prospect of bespoke patient management. However, little is known about the practices of psychiatrists and their views on genetic testing. Method: We undertook an online survey of 215 psychiatrists, who…
Descriptors: Genetics, Psychiatry, Intellectual Disability, Referral
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hamre, Bjørn; Hedegaard-Sørensen, Lotte; Langager, Søren – International Journal of Inclusive Education, 2018
This article reports on a Danish study on interprofessional collaboration between child psychiatrists and educational psychologists concerning children who are categorised as being at risk. Methodologically, the analysis is grounded in qualitative interviews with psychologists. A Foucauldian approach is applied to narratives and experiences that…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Interviews, Qualitative Research, Clinical Diagnosis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Goisman, Robert M.; Levin, Robert M.; Krupat, Edward; Pelletier, Stephen R.; Alpert, Jonathan E. – Academic Psychiatry, 2010
Objective: The OSCE has been demonstrated to be a reliable and valid method by which to assess students' clinical skills. An OSCE station was used to determine whether or not students who had completed a core psychiatry clerkship demonstrated skills that were superior to those who had not taken the clerkship and which areas discriminated between…
Descriptors: Objective Tests, Medical Students, Psychiatry, Clinical Experience
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Mota, Natália Bezerra; Copelli, Mauro; Ribeiro, Sidarta – New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, 2016
The early onset of mental disorders can lead to serious cognitive damage, and timely interventions are needed in order to prevent them. In patients of low socioeconomic status, as is common in Latin America, it can be hard to identify children at risk. Here, we briefly introduce the problem by reviewing the scarce epidemiological data from Latin…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Mental Disorders, Epidemiology, Clinical Diagnosis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kirmayer, Laurence J.; Rousseau, Cecile; Guzder, Jaswant; Jarvis, G. Eric – Academic Psychiatry, 2008
Objectives: The authors summarize the pedagogical approaches and curriculum used in the training of clinicians in cultural psychiatry at the Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University. Method: We reviewed available published and unpublished reports on the history and development of training in cultural psychiatry at McGill…
Descriptors: Ethnicity, Summer Programs, Demography, Psychiatry
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Schwartz, Robert C.; Feisthamel, Kevin P. – Journal of Counseling & Development, 2009
Research generated by the professions of psychiatry and psychology reveals that African Americans are more often diagnosed with specific mental disorders (e.g., psychotic disorders) compared with European Americans. No research to date, however, has investigated whether professional counselors make differential diagnoses according to client race.…
Descriptors: African Americans, Mental Disorders, Psychiatry, Counselors
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
West, Donald A.; Nierenberg, David W. – Academic Psychiatry, 2009
Objectives: The authors reviewed medical student encounters during 3 years of a required psychiatry clerkship that were recorded on a web-based system of six broad competency domains (similar to ACGME-recommended domains). These were used to determine diagnoses of patients seen, clinical skills practiced, and experiences in interpersonal and…
Descriptors: Psychiatry, Medical Students, Clinical Experience, Competence
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Tor, Phern-Chern; Ng, Tze-Pin; Kua, Ee-Heok – Academic Psychiatry, 2010
Objective: The specialty training program for psychiatry in Singapore is transitioning to a seamless 5-year training program. It is timely to assess the perceived adequacy of current psychiatric specialty training. Methods: An anonymous survey was sent to all psychiatry trainees and psychiatrists in the public sector to assess the current adequacy…
Descriptors: Psychiatry, Foreign Countries, Psychotherapy, Public Sector
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ponniah, Kathryn; Weissman, Myrna M.; Bledsoe, Sarah E.; Verdeli, Helen; Gameroff, Marc J.; Mufson, Laura; Fitterling, Heidi; Wickramaratne, Priya – Research on Social Work Practice, 2011
Objectives: Determining a patient's psychiatric diagnosis is an important first step for the selection of empirically supported treatments and a critical component of evidence-based practice. Structured diagnostic assessment covers the range of psychiatric diagnoses and is usually more complete and accurate than unstructured assessment. Method: We…
Descriptors: Clinical Diagnosis, Psychological Evaluation, Mental Disorders, Evaluation Criteria
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Chlebowski, Colby; Green, James A.; Barton, Marianne L.; Fein, Deborah – Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2010
This study investigated the childhood autism rating scale (CARS) as a tool for ASD diagnoses for 2-year-old (n = 376) and 4-year-old (n = 230) children referred for possible autism. The cut-off score to distinguish autistic disorder from PDD-NOS was 32 in the 2-year-old sample (consistent with Lord in "J Child Psychol Psychiatry Allied…
Descriptors: Autism, Rating Scales, Young Children, Evaluation Methods
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kutner, Lawrence; Olson, Cheryl K.; Schlozman, Steven; Goldstein, Mark; Warner, Dorothy; Beresin, Eugene V. – Academic Psychiatry, 2008
Objective: This article presents a DVD-based educational program intended to help pediatric residents and practicing pediatricians recognize and respond to adolescent depression in busy primary care settings. Methods: Representatives from pediatrics and adolescent medicine, child and adolescent psychiatry and psychology, and experts in the…
Descriptors: National Curriculum, Mental Health Programs, Mental Health, Psychiatry
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Rutter, Michael – Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 2011
The conceptual issues are briefly noted with respect to the distinctions between classification and diagnosis; the question of whether mental disorders can be considered to be "diseases"; and whether descriptive psychiatry is outmoded. The criteria for diagnosis are reviewed, with the conclusion that, at present, there are far too many diagnoses,…
Descriptors: Mental Disorders, Psychiatry, Clinical Diagnosis, Classification
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Equit, Monika; Paulus, Frank; Fuhrmann, Pia; Niemczyk, Justine; von Gontard, Alexander – Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 2011
The purpose of this study was to analyze and compare diagnoses of patients from a special outpatient department for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Specifically, overlap, age and gender differences according to the two classification systems DC: 0-3R and ICD-10 were examined. 299 consecutive children aged 0-5;11 years received both ICD-10 and…
Descriptors: Emotional Disturbances, Behavior Disorders, Psychiatry, Infants
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Russell, Andrew T.; Hahn, Joan Earle; Hayward, Katharine – Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2011
The purpose of this study was to describe the medication management and treatment provided in a specialty outpatient psychiatry clinic for 198 community-residing children and adults with intellectual disability and other developmental disabilities (IDD) referred to the clinic and discharged between 1999 and 2008. Using a descriptive design, data…
Descriptors: Psychiatric Services, Mental Retardation, Mental Disorders, Developmental Disabilities
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  23