Here is a list of recent publications by faculty of the UAMS Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.


  1. Cammack, A. L. Hogue, C. J., Drews-Botsch, C. D., Kramer, M. R., Pearse, B. D., Stowe, Z. N., & Newport, D. J. (2016). Test-retest reliability of retrospective self-reported maternal exposure to childhood abuse and neglect. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 19(2), 415-421.
  2. Cheung, A., Levitt, A., Cheng, M., Santor, D., Kutcher, S., Dubo, E., … Kiss, A. (2016). A pilot study of citalopram treatment in preventing relapse of depressive episode after acute treatment. Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 25(1), 11-16.
  3. Cisler, J. M., Sigel, B. A., Kramer, T. L., Smitherman, S., Vanderzee, K. L., Pemberton, J. R., & Kilts, C. D. (2016). Modes of large-scale brain network organization during threat processing and PTSD symptom reduction during TF-CBT among adolescent girls. PLoS ONE, 11(8): e0159620.
  4. Cisler, J. M., Sigel, B. A., Steele, J. S., Smitherman, S., Vanderzee, K. L., Pemberton, J. R., … Kilts C. D. (2016). Changes in functional connectivity of the amygdala predict symptom reduction during trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy among adolescent girls with PTSD. Psychological Medicine, 46(14), 3013-3023.
  5. Conners-Burrow, N. A., McKelvey, L. M., Perry, D., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Kraleti, S., Mesman, G. R. & Kyzer, A. (2016). Low-level symptoms of depression in mothers of young children are associated with behavior problems in middle childhood. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 20(1), 516-524.
  6. Jensen, P. S. (2016). It takes a (green) village. Journal of American Academy of Child Adolescent Psychiatry, 559(7), 540-541.
  7. Johnston, C., Williamson, D., Noyes, A., Stewart, K., & Weiss, M. D. (2016). Parent and child ADHD symptoms in relation to parental attitudes and parenting: Testing the similarity-fit hypothesis. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology.
  8. Kumar, N., Stowe, Z. N., Han, X., & Mancino, M. J. (2016). Impact of early childhood trauma on retention and phase advancement in an outpatient buprenorphine treatment program. The American Journal on Addictions, 25(7)542-548.
  9. Lasky, A. K., Weisner, T. S., Jensen, P. S., Hinshaw, S. P., Hechtman, L., Arnold, L.E., … Swanson J. M. (2016). ADHD in context: Young adults’ reports of occupational environment on the manifestation of ADHD. Social Science Medicine, 161, 160-168
  10. Owens, J., Weiss, M. D., Nordbrock, E., Mattingly, G., Wigal, S., Greenhill, L., …Adjei, A. (2016). Effect of Aptensio XR (methylphenidate HCI extended-release) Capsules on sleep in children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 26(10), 873-881.
  11. Sibley, M. H., Swanson, J. M., Arnold, L. E., Hechtman, L. T., Owens, L. E., Stehli, A., … Pelham, W. E. (2016). Defining ADHD symptom persistence in adulthood: Optimizing sensitivity and specificity. Journal of Child Psychology & Psychiatry.
  12. Takeda, T., Tsuji, Y., Kanazawa, J., Sakai, T., & Weiss, M. D. (2016). Psychometric properties of the Japanese version of the Weiss Functional Impairment Rating Scale: Self-Report. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
  13. Vanderzee, K. L., Pemberton, J., Conners-Burrow, N. A., & Kramer, T. L. (2016).  Who’s advocating for Children under six?  Uncovering unmet needs in child advocacy centers.  Children and Youth Services Review, 61, 303-310.
  14. Yuki, K., Bhagia J., Mrazek D., & Jensen, P. S. (2016). How Does a Real-World Child Psychiatric Clinic Diagnose and Treat ADHD?  World Journal of Psychiatry, 6(1),118-27.