• Acceptability and feasibility of enhanced cognitive behavioral therapy (eCBT) for children and adolescents with obsessive–compulsive disorder 

      Babiano-Espinosa, Lucia; Wolters, Lidewij H.; Weidle, Bernhard; Compton, Scott; Lydersen, Stian; Skokauskas, Norbert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Introduction Obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) is a disabling mental health disorder affecting 1–3% of children and adolescents. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is recommended as the first-line treatment, but is limited ...
    • Acceptability, feasibility, and efficacy of Internet cognitive behavioral therapy (iCBT) for pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder: a systematic review 

      Babiano-Espinosa, Lucia; Wolters, Lidewij H.; Weidle, Bernhard; Beek, Vivian op de; Pedersen, Sindre Andre; Compton, Scott N.; Skokauskas, Norbert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background:Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a chronic mental health disorder characterized by recurringobsessions and compulsions affecting 1–3% of children and adolescents. Current treatment options are limited ...
    • Brain imaging of the cortex in ADHD: A coordinated analysis of large-scale clinical and population-based samples 

      Hoogman, Martine; Muetzel, Ryan; Guimãraes, João-Tiago; Shumskaya, Elena; Mennes, Maarten; Zwiers, Marcel P.; Jahanshad, Neda; Sudre, Gustavo; Wolfers, Thomas; Earl, Eric A.; Soliva Vila, Juan Carlos; Vives-Gilabert, Yolanda; Khadka, Sabin; Novotny, Stephanie E.; Hartman, Catharina A.; Heslenfeld, Dirk J.; Schweren, Lizanne J.S.; Ambrosino, Sara; Oranje, Bob; De Zeeuw Oranje, Patrick; Chaim-Avancini, Tiffany M.; Rosa, Pedro G.P.; Zanetti, Marcus V.; Malpas, Charles B.; Kohls, Gregor; von Polier, Georg G.; Seitz, Jochen; Biederman, Joseph; Doyle, Alysa E.; Dale, Anders; van Erp, Theo G.M.; Epstein, Jeffery N.; Jernigan, Terry L.; Baur-Streubel, Ramona; Ziegler, Georg C.; Zierhut, Kathrin C.; Schrantee, Anouk; Høvik, Marie Farstad; Lundervold, Astri; Kelly, Clare; McCarthy, Hazel; Skokauskas, Norbert; O'Gorman Tuura, Ruth L.; Calvo, Anna; Lera-Miguel, Sara; Nicolau, Rosa; Chantiluke, Kaylita C.; Christakou, Anastasia; Vance, Alasdair; Cercignani, Mara; Gabel, Matt C.; Asherson, Philip; Baumeister, Sarah; Brandeis, Daniel; Hohmann, Sarah; Bramati, Ivanei E.; Tovar-Moll, Fernanda; Fallgatter, Andreas J.; Kardatzki, Bernd; Schwarz, Lena; Anikin, Anatoly; Baranov, Alexandr; Gogberashvili, Tinatin; Kapilushniy, Dmitry; Solovieva, Anastasia; El Marroun, Hanan; White, Tonya; Karkashadze, Georgii; Namazova-Baranova, Leyla; Ethofer, Thomas; Mattos, Paulo; Banaschewski, Tobias; Coghill, David; Plessen, Kerstin J.; Kuntsi, Jonna; Mehta, Mitul A.; Paloyelis, Yannis; Harrison, Neil A.; Bellgrove, Mark A.; Silk, Tim J.; Cubillo, Ana I.; Rubia, Katya; Lazaro, Luisa; Brem, Silvia; Walitza, Susanne; Frodl, Thomas; Zentis, Mariam; Castellanos, Francisco X.; Yoncheva, Yuliya N.; Haavik, Jan; Reneman, Liesbeth; Conzelmann, Annette; Lesch, Klaus-Peter; Pauli, Paul; Reif, Andreas; Tamm, Leanne; Konrad, Kerstin; Oberwelland Weiss, Eileen; Busatto, Geraldo F.; Louza, Mario R.; Durston, Sarah; Hoekstra, Pieter J.; Oosterlaan, Jaap; Stevens, Michael C.; Ramos-Quiroga, Josep-Antoni; Vilarroya, Oscar; Fair, Damien A.; Nigg, Joel T.; Thompson, Paul M.; Buitelaar, Jan K.; Faraone, Stephen V.; Shaw, Philip; Tiemeier, Henning; Bralten, Janita; Franke, Barbara (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Objective: Neuroimaging studies show structural alterations of various brain regions in children and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), although nonreplications are frequent. The authors sought ...
    • Child alcohol use disorder in Eastern Uganda: screening, diagnostics, risk factors and management of children drinking alcohol in Uganda (TREAT C-AUD): a mixed-methods research protocol 

      Skylstad, Vilde; Aber, Harriet; Bakken, Victoria; Dierkes, Jutta; Iversen, Silje Akselberg; Kisaakye, Esther; Kühl, Melf-Jakob; Nalugya, Joyce; Rayamajhi, Divya; Sebuwufu, Deogratious; Skar, Ane-Marthe Solheim; Skokauskas, Norbert; Valeckaite, Neda; Wamani, Henry; Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie Stadskleiv; Babirye, Juliet Ndimwibo (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Abstract Background Following a finding of alcohol use among children aged 5–8 years old in Mbale, Uganda, this project investigates the magnitude of alcohol and substance use among children ged 6–13 years old and related ...
    • Child and adolescent mental health problems in Nepal: a scoping review 

      Chaulagain, Ashmita; Skokauskas, Norbert; Kunwar, Arun; Watts, Sarah; Anthony P.S., Guerrero (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      NTRODUCTION: Globally, 10-20% of children and adolescents suffer from mental disorders, with half of all them starting by the age of 14 and three-quarters before the age of 25. In Nepal, 40% of the population is younger ...
    • Clinical Decision Support Systems: An Innovative Approach to Enhancing Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services 

      Clausen, Carolyn; Leventhal, Bennett; Nytrø, Øystein; Koposov, Roman A; Westbye, Odd Sverre; Røst, Thomas Brox; Bakken, Victoria; Koochakpour, Kaban; Thorvik, Ketil; Skokauskas, Norbert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      In the “good old days,” Hippocrates narrowed the basic understanding of disease and clinical practice to 4 “humors”: blood, phlegm, yellow bile, and black bile. Today, medical practice takes place in a rapidly expanding ...
    • Clinical Decision Support Systems: An Innovative Approach to Enhancing Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services 

      Clausen, Carolyn; Leventhal, Bennett; Nytrø, Øystein; Koposov, Roman A; Westbye, Odd Sverre; Røst, Thomas Brox; Bakken, Victoria; Koochakpour, Kaban; Thorvik, Ketil; Skokauskas, Norbert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      In the “good old days,” Hippocrates narrowed the basic understanding of disease and clinical practice to 4 “humors”: blood, phlegm, yellow bile, and black bile. Today, medical practice takes place in a rapidly expanding ...
    • Cohort profile: The Youth and Mental Health Study (YAMHS) – a longitudinal study of the period from adolescence to adulthood 

      Kaasbøll, Jannike; Sigurdson, Johannes Foss; Skokauskas, Norbert; Sund, Anne Mari (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      The aim of this article is to provide a detailed description of the Youth and Mental Health Study (YAMHS),a population-based, representative (cluster sampling), prospective cohort study that was conducted to investigate ...
    • The cost-effectiveness of treatments for attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder in children and adolescents: a systematic review 

      Sampaio, Filipa; Feldman, Inna; Lavelle, Tara A.; Skokauskas, Norbert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Economic evaluations can help decision makers identify what services for children with neurodevelopmental disorders provide best value-for-money. The aim of this paper is to review the best available economic evidence to ...
    • Developmental course of anxiety and depressive disorders from adolescence to young adulthood in a prospective Norwegian clinical cohort 

      Ranøyen, Ingunn; Lydersen, Stian; Larose, Tricia L; Weidle, Bernhard; Skokauskas, Norbert; Thomsen, Per Hove; Wallander, Jan Lance Anders; Indredavik, Marit Sæbø (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Anxiety and depression are often co-occurring disorders, reflecting both homotypic and heterotypic continuity as possible developmental pathways. The present study aimed to examine homotypic and heterotypic continuities ...
    • How can technology enhance cognitive behavioral therapy: The case of pediatric obsessive compulsive disorder 

      Wolters, Lidewij H.; de Beek, Vivian Op; Weidle, Bernhard; Skokauskas, Norbert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Many children with mental health disorders do not receive adequate treatment due to the uneven dissemination of resources, and other barriers to treatment. In the case of pediatric obsessive compulsive disorder treatment ...
    • Local, Early, and Precise: Designing a Clinical Decision Support System for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services 

      Røst, Thomas Brox; Clausen, Carolyn E.; Øystein, Nytro; Koposov, Roman A; Leventhal, Bennett; Westbye, Odd Sverre; Bakken, Victoria; Flygel, Linda; Koochakpour, Kaban; Skokauskas, Norbert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Mental health disorders often develop during childhood and adolescence, causing long term and debilitating impacts at individual and societal levels. Local, early, and precise assessment and evidence-based treatment are ...
    • Needs and Offers: A Comparison of Mental Health Services Between Certain Scandinavian and Eurasian Countries 

      Wang, Bo (Master thesis, 2021)
      Background: Mental health services (MHS) are inadequate in many countries of Eurasia, and resource allocation status is unsatisfactory. Since the beginning of this century, mental health reform has prompted the growing ...
    • Pharmacotherapy of restricted/repetitive behavior in autism spectrum disorder:a systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Yu, Yanjie; Chaulagain, Ashmita; Pedersen, Sindre Andre; Lydersen, Stian; Leventhal, Bennett; szatmari, peter; Aleksic, Branco; ozaki, norio; Skokauskas, Norbert (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Background: This paper is a systematic review and meta-analysis of the efficacy of available medications for the treatment of restricted/repetitive behavior (RRBs) in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Method: We searched ...
    • Risk factors for impaired maternal bonding when infants are 3 months old: A longitudinal population based study from Japan 

      Nakano, Mami; Upadhyaya, Subina; Chudal, Roshan; Skokauskas, Norbert; Luntamo, Terhi; Sourander, Andre; Kaneko, Hitoshi (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background Impaired maternal bonding has been associated with antenatal and postnatal factors, especially postpartum depression. Only a few population-based, longitudinal studies have examined the association between ...
    • Testing an individualized digital decision assist system for the diagnosis and management of mental and behavior disorders in children and adolescents 

      Clausen, Carolyn E.; Leventhal, Bennett; Øystein, Nytro; Koposov, Roman A; Westbye, Odd Sverre; Røst, Thomas Brox; Bakken, Victoria; Koochakpour, Kaban; Thorvik, Ketil; Skokauskas, Norbert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background Nearly half of all mental health disorders develop prior to the age of 15. Early assessments, diagnosis, and treatment are critical to shortening single episodes of care, reducing possible comorbidity and ...
    • The effects of comorbid Tourette symptoms on distress caused by compulsive-like behavior in very young children: A cross-sectional study 

      Goto, Ryunosuke; Fujio, Miyuki; Matsuda, Natsumi; Fujiwara, Mayu; Nobuyoshi, Marina; Nonaka, Maiko; Kono, Toshiaki; Kojima, Masaki; Skokauskas, Norbert; Kano, Yukiko (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background Many children 4 to 6 years old exhibit compulsive-like behavior, often with comorbid Tourette symptoms, making this age group critical for investigating the effects of having comorbid Tourette symptoms with ...