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General Reports
 

      Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Identifying risks for mental health problems in HIV positive adolescents accessing HIV treatment in Johannesburg.
Woollett N, Cluver L, Bandeira M, Brahmbhatt H.
J Child Adolesc Ment Health. 2017 Mar 13:1-17\
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Qualitative Exploration of the Mental Health and Psychosocial Contexts of HIV-Positive Adolescents in Tanzania.
Ramaiya MK, Sullivan KA, O' Donnell K,
et al
PLoS One
. 2016 Nov 16;11(11):e0165936.
Paper

Psychiatric disorders among adolescents from Lebanon: prevalence, correlates, and treatment gap.
Maalouf FT, Ghandour LA, Halabi F, et al

Soc Psychiatry Psychiat
r Epidemiol
. 2016 May 31
Abstract

Associations between problematic gaming and psychiatric symptoms among adolescents in two samples.
Sofia V, Cecilia Ĺ, Charlotta H, Kent W N.
Addict Behav. 2016 May 3;61:8-15
Abstract

Sexual risk, substance use, mental health, and trauma experiences of gang-involved homeless youth.
Petering R.

J Adolesc
. 2016 Apr;48:73-81.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
The relationship between posttraumatic stress symptoms and narrative structure among adolescent terrorist-attack survivors.
Filkuková P, Jensen TK, Hafstad GS,  et al
Eur J Psychotraumatol. 2016 Mar 16;7:29551
Paper

An Application of an Ecological Framework to Understand Risk Factors of PTSD Due to Prolonged Conflict Exposure: Israeli and Palestinian Adolescents in the Line of Fire.
Rosshandler Y, Hall BJ, Canetti D.

Psychol Trauma
. 2016 Mar 7
Abstract

Marijuana Use and Psychiatric Disorders in Perinatally HIV-Exposed Youth: Does HIV Matter?
Elkington KS, Cruz JE, Warne P, et al
J Pediatr Psychol
. 2015 Dec 22.
Abstract

How Later Adolescents With Adult Responsibilities Experience HIV Bereavement in Nigeria: Application of a Bereavement Model.
Popoola T, Mchunu G.
J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care
. 2015 Jun 22.
Abstract

Pathological Internet use among adolescents: Comparing gamers and non-gamers.
Strittmatter E, Kaess M, Parzer P, et al
Psychiatry Res
. 2015 Apr 30.
Abstract

Psychiatric disorders and violence: a study of delinquent youth after detention.
Elkington KS, Teplin LA, Abram KM, et al
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry
. 2015 Apr;54(4):302-312.e5
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Cyberbullying and adolescent mental health: systematic review.
Bottino SM, Bottino CM, Regina CG,
et al
Cad Saude Publica
. 2015 Mar;31(3):463-75.
Paper

Mental health and support among young key populations: an ecological approach to understanding and intervention.
Mutumba M, Harper GW.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2015 Feb 26;18(2(Suppl 1)):19429.
Abstract

The Association Between Social Support and Mental Health Among Vulnerable Adolescents in Five Cities: Findings From the Study of the Well-Being of Adolescents in Vulnerable Environments.
Cheng Y, Li X, Lou C, Sonenstein FL, et al 
J Adolesc Health. 2014 Dec;55(6S):S31-S38.
Abstract

The health diagnoses of homeless adolescents: A systematic review of the literature.
Medlow S, Klineberg E, Steinbeck K.

J Adolesc
. 2014 Jul;37(5):531-42.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Two Sides of the Same Coin: Cannabis Dependence and Mental Health
Problems in Help-Seeking Adolescent and Young Adult Outpatients.

Norberg MM, Battisti RA, Copeland J,  et al
Int J Ment Health Addict. 2012 Dec;10(6):818-828
Paper

The Mediating Roles of Stress and Maladaptive Behaviors on Self-Harm and Suicide Attempts Among Runaway and Homeless Youth.
Moskowitz A, Stein JA, Lightfoot M.
J Youth Adolesc
.
2012 Jul 20
Abstract

Psychological Distress, Substance Use, and HIV/STI Risk Behaviors Among Youth.
Elkington KS, Bauermeister JA, Zimmerman MA.

J Youth Adolesc
. 2010 Mar 14.
Abstract

Cigarette Smoking as a Coping Strategy: Negative Implications for Subsequent Psychological
Distress Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Youths.
Rosario M, Schrimshaw EW, Hunter J.

J Pediatr Psychol
. 2010 Feb 1.
Abstract

 
 

Abuse/Violence
 

          Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  Can Better Emotion Regulation Protect against Suicidality in Traumatized Homeless Youth?
Barr N, Fulginiti A, Rhoades H, Rice E.
Arch Suicide Res. 2016 Aug 23
Abstract

Social networking sites and mental health problems in adolescents: The mediating role of cyberbullying victimization.
Sampasa-Kanyinga H, Hamilton HA.

Eur Psychiatry
. 2015 Oct 26;30(8):1021-1027.
Abstract

A School-Based Mental Health Program for Traumatized Latino Immigrant Children.
Kataoka SH, Stein BD, Jaycox LH, et al.
 
Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry
2003 Mar;42(3):311-318
Abstract

Reports of parental maltreatment during childhood in a United States population-based
survey of homosexual, bisexual, and heterosexual adults.
Corliss HL, Cochran SD, Mays VM.
Child Abuse Negl 2002 Nov;26(11):1165-78
Abstract

 

Depression
 

          Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries         

 
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Key Characteristics of Major Depressive Disorder Occurring in Childhood, Adolescence, Emerging Adulthood, Adulthood.
Rohde P, Lewinsohn PM, Klein DN,et al
Clin Psychol Sci. 2013 Jan;1(1).
Paper

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Adolescent depression: clinical features and therapeutic strategies.
Nardi B, Francesconi G, Catena-Dell'osso M, Bellantuono C.
Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2013 Jun;17(11):1546-51.
Paper

Pediatricians' Self-Reported Role in Treating Children and Adolescents With Major Depressive Disorder:
A National Random Survey.
Pfalzgraf AR, Scott V, Makela EH,  et al
Prim Care Companion CNS Disord
. 2012;14(4).
Abstract

Using the Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services to estimate adolescent
depressive symptoms in school-based health centers.
Kopec MT, Randel J, Naz B, Bartoces M,
et al
Fam Med
. 2010 Mar;42(3):193-201.
Abstract

 

Personality Disorders
 

      Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Sadistic personality disorder and comorbid mental illness in adolescent psychiatric inpatients.
Myers WC, Burket RC, Husted DS.  
 
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2006;34(1):61-71.
Abstract
 

Psychosis
 

      Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Psychiatric Disorders in Youth With Perinatally Acquired Human Immunodeficiency Virus |
Infection.
Mellins CA, Brackis-Cott E, Dolezal C, Abrams EJ.
 
Pediatr Infect Dis J
. 2006 May;25(5):432-437
Abstract
 
Depression, suicidal behavior and insight in adolescents with schizophrenia.
Schwartz-Stav O, Apter A, Zalsman G.

Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry.
2006 Apr 7;
Abstract

Diagnostic stability in adolescent onset psychotic disorders.
Jarbin H, Von Knorring AL. 
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2003 Feb;12(1):15-22
Abstract

 

Risk Behaviors
 

        Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries         

 
FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Psychosocial and Clinical Correlates of Substance use Disorder in an Adolescent Inpatient
Psychiatric Population.

Daudin M, Cohen D, Edel Y,  et al 
J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry
. 2010 Nov;19(4):264-73
Paper
 
Reasons for substance use among adolescents with bipolar disorder.
Lorberg B, Wilens TE, Martelon M,  et al
Am J Addict
. 2010 Nov;19(6):474-80.
Abstract
 
Smoking, Substance Use, and Mental Health Correlates in Urban Adolescent Girls.
Groth SW, Morrison-Beedy D.
J Community Health
. 2010 Nov 25
Abstract
 
Mental Health, School Problems, and Social Networks: Modeling Urban Adolescent Substance Use.
Mason MJ. J
Prim Prev
. 2010 Nov 10
Abstract

Retention of adolescents with substance dependence and coexisting mental health disorders in
outpatient alcohol and drug group therapy.

Pagey B, Deering D, Sellman D.
Int J Ment Health Nurs. 2010 Dec;19(6):437-44
Abstract

Psychiatric disorders and sexual risk among  adolescents in mental health treatment
Brown LK, Hadley W, Stewart A, et al

J Consult Clin Psychol
. 2010 Aug;78(4):590-7.
Abstract

 

Parents with HIV/AIDS
 

          Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters

  The psychosocial impact of parental HIV/AIDS on adolescents
L A Woodring, A A Cancelli, J G Ponterotto, M Keitel
(14IAC)
Abstract

Coping strategies and mental distress in adolescents affected by parental AIDS
N R Leonard
(14IAC)
Abstract

Predicting somatic symptoms in the adolescent children of parents with AIDS
J A Stein, P Lester, M J Rotheram-Borus
(14IAC)
Abstract

 

Unmet Needs
 

        Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries         

  Unmet need for mental health care among U.S. children: variation by ethnicity and
insurance status.
Kataoka SH, Zhang L, Wells KB.
Am J Psychiatry 2002 Sep;159(9):1548-55
Abstract
 


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