Post‐Traumatic Stress Disorder in Canada
- M. Van Ameringen, C. Mancini, B. Patterson, M. Boyle
- PsychologyCNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics
- 1 September 2008
In respondents meeting criteria for PTSD, the symptoms were chronic in nature, and associated with significant impairment and high rates of comorbidity, which is surprising, given the comparably low rates of violent crime, a small military and few natural disasters.
Canadian clinical practice guidelines for the management of anxiety, posttraumatic stress and obsessive-compulsive disorders
- M. Katzman, P. Bleau, P. Blier, P. Chokka, K. Kjernisted, M. Van Ameringen
- Psychology, MedicineBMC Psychiatry
- 2 July 2014
These guidelines were developed by Canadian experts in anxiety and related disorders through a consensus process based on global impression of efficacy, effectiveness, and side effects, using a modified version of the periodic health examination guidelines.
The impact of anxiety disorders on educational achievement.
Sertraline treatment of generalized social phobia: a 20-week, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.
- M. Van Ameringen, R. Lane, R. Swinson
- Psychology, MedicineAmerican Journal of Psychiatry
- 1 February 2001
Sertraline is an effective treatment for patients with generalized social phobia and analysis of covariance showed superiority of sERTraline over placebo on all primary and secondary efficacy measures.
Childhood maltreatment linked to greater symptom severity and poorer quality of life and function in social anxiety disorder
A high rate of childhood maltreatment in individuals seeking treatment for GSAD is suggested, and the association of maltreatment with greater disorder severity suggests that screening is clinically prudent.
Manifesto for a European research network into Problematic Usage of the Internet
A confirmatory factor analysis of a self-report version of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale.
Confirmatory factor analyses of the self-report version of the LSAS are conducted using data from a sample of 188 outpatients with anxiety disorders and the structure and psychometric properties are highly similar to that ofThe LSAS and robust across groups of patients with a variety of primary anxiety disorders.
Relationship of social phobia with other psychiatric illness.
The relationship of behavioral inhibition and shyness to anxiety disorder.
Social, rather than nonsocial, fearfulness may account for the relationship between behavioral inhibition and anxiety disorder symptomatology.
How to manage obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) under COVID-19: A clinician's guide from the International College of Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (ICOCS) and the Obsessive-Compulsive…