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Personality disorders and Axis I comorbidity in adolescent outpatients with ADHD
(Journal article, 2016)
Background Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a lifelong condition which carries great cost to society and has an extensive comorbidity. It has been assumed that ADHD is 2 to 5 times more frequent in boys ...
Medical benefits in young adulthood: A population-based longitudinal study of health behaviour and mental health in adolescence and later receipt of medical benefits
(Journal article, 2015)
Objectives: To examine the extent to which smoking, alcohol, physical activity and mental health problems in 15–16-year-olds are associated with receipt of medical benefits in young adulthood, after adjustment for confou ...
A randomized controlled trial of a home and school-based intervention for selective mutism -defocused communication and behavioural techniques
(Journal article, 2013)
Background Randomized controlled psychosocial treatment studies on selective mutism (SM) are lacking. Method Overall, 24 children with SM, aged 3–9 years, were randomized to 3 months treatment (n = 12) or wait list (n ...
Substance abuse and personality disorder comorbidity in adolescent outpatients: are girls more severely ill than boys?
(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
Background Substance use disorders (SUDs) constitute a major health problem and are associated with an extensive psychiatric comorbidity. Personality disorders (PDs) and SUDs commonly co-occur. Comorbid PD is characterized ...