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Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale: reliability and validity.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the reliability and validity of a semistructured measure of obsessive-compulsive symptom severity in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). METHODExpand
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Social Skills Development in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Review of the Intervention Research
Social reciprocity deficits are a core feature of the autism spectrum disorders (ASD). This review summarizes the state of research in group-based social skills training programs for school-ageExpand
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Anxiety in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders.
Anxiety and poor stress management are common concerns in clinical samples of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Anxiety may worsen during adolescence, as young people face anExpand
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Designing Research Studies on Psychosocial Interventions in Autism
To address methodological challenges in research on psychosocial interventions for autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a model was developed for systematically validating and disseminating interventionsExpand
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Behavior therapy for children with Tourette disorder: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Tourette disorder is a chronic and typically impairing childhood-onset neurologic condition. Antipsychotic medications, the first-line treatments for moderate to severe tics, are oftenExpand
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A placebo-controlled study of guanfacine in the treatment of children with tic disorders and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of guanfacine in treating children with tic disorders and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). METHOD Subjects from a specialtyExpand
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Randomized Controlled Trial: Multimodal Anxiety and Social Skill Intervention for Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Anxiety is common among adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and may amplify the core social disability, thus necessitating combined treatment approaches. This pilot, randomizedExpand
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Challenges in Evaluating Psychosocial Interventions for Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • C. Lord, A. Wagner, +20 authors P. Yoder
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of autism and developmental disorders
  • 1 December 2005
In 2002, the National Institutes of Health sponsored a meeting concerning methodological challenges of research in psychosocial interventions in Autism Spectrum Disorders. This paper provides aExpand
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The role of emotion regulation in autism spectrum disorder.
OBJECTIVE Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is associated with amplified emotional responses and poor emotional control, but little is known about the underlying mechanisms. This article provides aExpand
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Basal Ganglia volumes in patients with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome.
BACKGROUND Despite strong circumstantial evidence that the pathophysiology of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (TS) involves structural and functional disturbances of the basal ganglia, inconsistentExpand
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