Evidence-based Prevention and Treatment

Apr 2019

Behavioral health issues during childhood and adolescence play out every day in homes, schools and health care settings, and are increasingly being highlighted on the national stage: the rise of youth suicide, increases in adolescent depression, social pressures, and many other cha...

Authors:

Boyd RC, Cavello L, Doupnik S, Mautone J, Timko CA, Williamson AA, Young JF

Article
Jun 2018

Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a severe psychiatric condition characterized by low body weight, fear of weight gain/becoming fat and/or behavior that interferes with weight gain, and body disturbance. Though there have been recent advances in the treatment of AN, there continues to be an...

Authors:

Timko CA, Goulazian TJ, Fitzpatrick KK, Rodriguez D

Article
Jul 2018

Adolescence represents a vulnerable developmental period for depression and an opportune time for prevention efforts. In this study, 186 adolescents with elevated depressive symptoms (M age = 14.01, SD = 1.22; 66.7% female; 32.2% racial minority) were randomized to receive either I...

Authors:

Young JF, Jones JD, Sbrilli MD, Benas JS, Spiro CN, Haimm CA, Gallop R, Mufson L, Gillham JE

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