Katherine A Rittenbach

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UNLABELLED We describe initial pilot findings from a novel school-based approach to reduce youth depression and suicidality, the Empowering a Multimodal Pathway Towards Healthy Youth (EMPATHY) program. Here we present the findings from the pilot cohort of 3,244 youth aged 11-18 (Grades 6-12). They were screened for depression, suicidality, anxiety, use of(More)
1. We used an in vitro screening procedure and studies with individual human liver microsomes and cDNA-expressed CYP enzymes to investigate the metabolism of the putative neuroprotective drug N-methyl,N-propargyl-2-phenylethylamine (MPPE) to N-methylphenylethylamine (N-methylPEA) and N-propargylphenylethylamine (N-propargylPEA). 2. An electron-capture gas(More)
OBJECTIVE Bibliometrics play an increasingly critical role in the assessment of faculty for promotion and merit increases. Bibliometrics is the statistical analysis of publications, aimed at evaluating their impact. The objective of this study is to describe h-index and citation benchmarks in academic psychiatry. METHODS Faculty lists were acquired from(More)
Copyright: © 2016 Silverstone PH, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. Abstract There is a pressing need for effective interventions to treat mental(More)
There is uncertainty regarding possible benefits of screening for depression in family practice, as well as the most effective treatment approach when depression is identified. Here, we examined whether screening patients for depression in primary care, and then treating them with different modalities, was better than treatment-as-usual (TAU) alone.(More)
Research activity is especially critical in the field of psychiatry as it is evolving rapidly thanks to advances in neuroscience. We administered a 34-item survey regarding research experiences targeted at psychiatry residents and postgraduate residency program directors in Canada. One hundred and nineteen participants answered the survey (16 program(More)
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