Defining cognitive-behavior therapy response and remission in pediatric OCD: a signal detection analysis of the Children’s Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale

@article{Skarphedinsson2016DefiningCT,
  title={Defining cognitive-behavior therapy response and remission in pediatric OCD: a signal detection analysis of the Children’s Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale},
  author={Gudmundur Skarphedinsson and Alessandro S. De Nadai and Eric A. Storch and Adam B. Lewin and Tord Ivarsson},
  journal={European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2016},
  volume={26},
  pages={47-55}
}
The objective of the study was to examine the optimal Children’s Yale-Brown Obsessive–Compulsive Scale (CY-BOCS) percent reduction and raw cutoffs for predicting cognitive-behavioral treatment (CBT) response among children and adolescents with obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD). The sample consisted of children and adolescents with OCD (N = 241) participating in the first step of the Nordic long-term OCD treatment study and receiving 14 weekly sessions of CBT in the form of exposure and… CONTINUE READING