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Postnatal maternal bereavement stress associated with increased psychosis risk in offspring

January 30, 2015

Severe postnatal maternal bereavement stress may be associated with an increased risk for psychosis in offspring, especially following a suicide in the nuclear family, according to data published in BMJ.

However, prenatal bereavement stress was not associated with an increased risk for later severe mental illness in offspring.

Peter Szatmari In the Journals

ASD symptom severity differences increased by age 6 years

January 28, 2015
Only a small portion of developmental trajectories in autism spectrum disorder severity and adaptive functioning occurs during the preschool years, suggesting that some…
In the Journals

Neglect linked to changes in neurocognitive, behavioral functioning

January 27, 2015
Severe neglect in infancy may be associated with changes to brain development and associated behavioral functioning, especially among children institutionalized or…
Patricia A. Cavazos-Rehg, PhD In the Journals

Most pro-marijuana tweets involved those aged younger than 25 years

January 26, 2015
Study findings published in the Journal of Adolescent Health indicate the majority of tweets about marijuana were sent and received by Twitter users aged younger than…
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SSRIs for Anxiety and Depression in Children and Adolescents

Psychiatric Annals, March 2013, Volume 43 Issue 3
1. Understand which indications are best suited for selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) administration in…
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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services May 2014 CNE Activity

Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services May 2014 CNE Activity

This activity is co-provided by Villanova University College of Nursing and SLACK Incorporated.

Topics include use of a sensory room on an intensive care unit, characteristics of temper tantrums in preschoolers with…
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In the Journals

Postnatal maternal bereavement stress associated with increased psychosis risk in offspring

January 30, 2015
Severe postnatal maternal bereavement stress may be associated with an increased risk for psychosis in offspring, especially following a suicide in…
Peter Szatmari In the Journals

ASD symptom severity differences increased by age 6 years

January 28, 2015
Only a small portion of developmental trajectories in autism spectrum disorder severity and adaptive functioning occurs during the preschool years…
In the Journals

Neglect linked to changes in neurocognitive, behavioral functioning

January 27, 2015
Severe neglect in infancy may be associated with changes to brain development and associated behavioral functioning, especially among children…
Patricia A. Cavazos-Rehg, PhD In the Journals

Most pro-marijuana tweets involved those aged younger than 25 years

January 26, 2015
Study findings published in the Journal of Adolescent Health indicate the majority of tweets about marijuana were sent and received by Twitter users…
In the Journals

Familial link found between conduct disorder and emotion recognition

January 23, 2015
Adolescents may have an increased chance of developing conduct disorder if emotion recognition impairments are present, according to a recent study…
In the Journals

Brief observations insufficient to diagnose autism symptoms

January 23, 2015
The presence of typical behaviors — or absence of atypical behaviors — among children during brief observation periods at a medical visit…
In the Journals

Video-based therapy may help parents of infants with autism risk

January 21, 2015
Video feedback-based video therapy improved infant attentiveness to parents, parent-child interactions and other positive behavioral outcomes…
Meghan McCormick In the Journals

Intervention increased engagement, decreased disruption among students with behavioral disorder

January 16, 2015
INSIGHTS, a social-emotional learning program, increased behavioral engagement and decreased disruptive and off-task behaviors among young children…
In the Journals

Targeted programs may halt adolescent, partner sexual violence

January 16, 2015
Prevention programs within the community, at school and through parenting may be efficacious in deterring adolescent intimate partner violence and…
Fetal alcohol syndrome diagnosis missed in adopted children In the Journals

Fetal alcohol syndrome diagnosis missed in adopted children

January 12, 2015
Over 85% of foster and adopted youth with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders were not previously diagnosed or were misdiagnosed with behavioral…
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