Mary K Colvin

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BACKGROUND Evidence that different neuropsychiatric conditions share genetic liability has increased interest in phenotypes with 'cross-disorder' relevance, as they may contribute to revised models of psychopathology. Cognition is a promising construct for study; yet, evidence that the same cognitive functions are impaired across different forms of(More)
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common neurodevelopmental illness that can have devastating long-term consequences if untreated. Studies have shown that untreated individuals have worse outcomes than treated patients in academic, occupational, and social functioning; antisocial behavior; driving; substance use; and use of services.(More)
OBJECTIVES Studies suggest that impairments in some of the same domains of cognition occur in different neuropsychiatric conditions, including those known to share genetic liability. Yet, direct, multi-disorder cognitive comparisons are limited, and it remains unclear whether overlapping deficits are due to comorbidity. We aimed to extend the literature by(More)
Any educator, regardless of experience, feels apprehension as the final preparations are made for a National League for Nursing (NLN) review. Recognizing that 70% of our faculty had never experienced the review process, school administrators decided to take a novel approach to prepare faculty for the NLN visit. The authors discuss program development for a(More)
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