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Efficacy of Interpersonal Psychotherapy-Adolescent Skills Training: an indicated preventive intervention for depression.
BACKGROUND Indicated interventions for adolescents with elevated depressive symptoms may help decrease rates of depression. The current study reports on the efficacy of InterpersonalExpand
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Differential susceptibility in youth: evidence that 5-HTTLPR x positive parenting is associated with positive affect ‘for better and worse'
Positive affect has been implicated in the phenomenological experience of various psychiatric disorders, vulnerability to develop psychopathology and overall socio-emotional functioning. However,Expand
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Prevention of depressive symptoms in adolescents: a randomized trial of cognitive-behavioral and interpersonal prevention programs.
This study evaluated the efficacy of 2 programs for preventing depressive symptoms in adolescents. Participants were 380 high school students randomly assigned to a cognitive-behavioral program (CB),Expand
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Rates of Nonsuicidal Self-Injury in Youth: Age, Sex, and Behavioral Methods in a Community Sample
OBJECTIVE: The goal was to assess the rate and behavioral methods of nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) in a community sample of youth and examine effects of age and sex. METHODS: Youth in the third,Expand
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Depression from childhood into late adolescence: Influence of gender, development, genetic susceptibility, and peer stress.
Depression is a debilitating mental illness with clear developmental patterns from childhood through late adolescence. Here, we present data from the Gene Environment Mood (GEM) study, which used anExpand
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Preventing depression: a randomized trial of interpersonal psychotherapy‐adolescent skills training
Background: The study evaluated the efficacy of an indicated prevention program for adolescent depression. Methods: Fifty‐seven adolescents with elevated depression symptoms were randomized toExpand
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Predicting intraindividual self-concept trajectories during adolescence.
The level and stability of both global and domain-specific self-concepts was examined in a study of 253 adolescents, aged 11-20. Intraindividual self-concept trajectories were calculated throughExpand
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Impact of comorbid anxiety in an effectiveness study of interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescents.
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of comorbid anxiety on treatment for adolescent depression in an effectiveness study of interpersonal psychotherapy for depressed adolescents (IPT-A). METHOD AExpand
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The Role of Parent and Peer Support in Predicting Adolescent Depression: A Longitudinal Community Study
This study examines whether perceived parent support, peer support, and the interaction between them predict depression symptoms and depression diagnosis 2 years later in a community sample of 389Expand
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Chronic family stress interacts with 5-HTTLPR to predict prospective depressive symptoms among youth.
BACKGROUND Previous research, predominantly with adults, has shown that the serotonin transporter gene (5-HTTLPR) interacts with stress (G × E) to predict depressive symptoms; however, few G × EExpand
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