Children's psychopathologies diagnosed with K-SADS
and CBCL Psychopathologies diagnosed by K-SADS
and Male Female % CBCL Anxiety disorder, somatoform and dissociative 13 25 35.81 disorder (e.g.
Depression caseness and severity were measured for this study by the adapted K-SADS (Kaufman, Birmaher, & Brent, 1997), which consists of sixteen items that measure DSM-IV (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th edition; American Psychiatric Association, 1994) depressive symptoms with excellent kappas (k = 0.73 to 1.00), test-retest reliability (r = 0.60 to 0.90), and convergent validity with clinician ratings (mean r = 0.75).
Students with K-SADS scores indicating major depression and/or suicidal ideation were referred to the school guidance counselor, who made referrals to primary care physicians or local medical clinics as dictated by school policy.
The post-program interview consisted of the K-SADS questionnaire as well as open-ended questions about program satisfaction.
Although the K-SADS is designed to be administered to both parent and participant, it was administered to participants only.
K-SADS Screening Part screened 27% of the 'exposed' group as against 25% of the 'controls'.
Routine diagnoses by the PCPs and actual cases identified following the K-SADS and psychiatric interviews were compared.
The PCPs identified 12 children as having some mental health problems (12/157=7.6%), while the K-SADS identified 40 as having psychiatric disorders; however only 8 of the 12 cases identified by PCPs had a psychiatric diagnosis on the K-SADS.
child-centered therapy in hyperarousal and total PTSD on the K-SADS
and total PTSD on the RI.
: Entrevista semi-estruturada para diagnostico em Psiquiatria da Infancia: Versao epidemiologica.
"We've been using the ChIPS for the last 4 years, but we thought we needed to make sure that it was valid compared to what we think the gold standard is: the K-SADS," said Dr.
He and his associates administered the ChIPS and the K-SADS to 100 psychiatric inpatients aged 12-18 years who were enrolled in a study exploring the cognitive risk factors for suicidality.