A gender invariant model of disgust propensity in blood-injection-injury phobia in Latina/o individuals.
Hirai M, Vernon LL, Dolma S
Latinas/os have been underrepresented in research investigating the role of disgust propensity in phobias. The current study was the first to examine ... Read More
Psychol Med 2018 Jul 12
Intellectual disability and mental disorders in a US population representative sample of adolescents.
Platt JM, Keyes KM, McLaughlin KA, Kaufman AS
Most research on the prevalence, distribution, and psychiatric comorbidity of intellectual disability (ID) relies on clinical samples, limiting the ge... Read More
Mol Genet Genomic Med 2018 Jul 15
Exome sequencing of 85 Williams-Beuren syndrome cases rules out coding variation as a major contributor to remaining variance in social behavior.
Kopp ND, Parrish PCR, Lugo M, Dougherty JD, Kozel BA
Large, multigenic deletions at chromosome 7q11.23 result in a highly penetrant constellation of physical and behavioral symptoms known as Williams-Beu... Read More
Behav Cogn Psychother 2018 Jul 13
The Scarier the Better: Maximizing Exposure Therapy Outcomes for Spider Fear.
Norberg MM, Newins AR, Jiang Y, Xu J, Forcadell E, Alberich C, Deacon BJ
While exposure therapy effectively reduces anxiety associated with specific phobias, not all individuals respond to treatment and some will experience... Read More
J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 2018 Jul 03
Group Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Attention Bias Modification for Childhood Anxiety Disorders: A Factorial Randomized Trial of Efficacy.
Salum GA, Petersen CS, Jarros RB, Toazza R, DeSousa D, Borba LN, Castro S, Gallegos J, Barrett P, Abend R, Bar-Haim Y, Pine DS, Koller SH, Manfro GG
The objective of this study is to assess group differences in symptom reduction between individuals receiving group cognitive behavioral therapy (G-CB... Read More