Areas of Research

  • Child and adolescent mental health

    Sibley, M.H. (2018). Why are global stimulant medication prescriptions rising?  The Lancet Psychiatry, 5, 774-776. DOI:  10.1016/S2215-0366(18)30317-1

    Sibley, M.H., & Yeguez, C.E. (2018). The impact of DSM-5 A-Criteria changes on parent ratings of ADHD in adolescents.  Journal of Attention Disorders, 22, 83-91. DOI:

    Sibley, M.H., Rohde, L.A., Swanson, J.M., Hechtman, L.T., Molina, J.T., Arnold, E.A. … & the MTA Cooperative Group. (2018). Late-onset ADHD reconsidered with comprehensive repeated assessments between ages 10 and 25.  American Journal of Psychiatry, 175(2), 140-149. DOI:  10.1176/appi.ajp.2017.17030298  

    Sibley, M.H., Coxe, S.J., Campez, M., Morley, C., Olson, S., Hidalgo-Gato, N…Pelham, W.E. (2018). High vs. low intensity summer treatment for ADHD delivered at secondary school transitions.  Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. 47(2) , 248-265. DOI:

    Sibley, M.H. & Yeguez, C. (2018). Managing ADHD at the post-secondary transition: A qualitative study of parent and young adult perspectives.  School Mental Health, 1-20. DOI:  10.1007/s12310-018-9273-4

    Sibley, M.H., Ortiz, M., Graziano, P. Estrada E (2019).  Metacognitive and motivation deficits, exposure to trauma, and high parental demands characterize adolescents with late-onset ADHD. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    Swanson, J., Arnold, L., Jensen, P., Hinshaw, S., Hechtman, L., . . . Sibley, M., . . . for the MTA Cooperative Group. (2018). Long-term outcomes in the multimodal treatment study of children with ADHD. In T. Banaschewski, D. Coghill, & A. Zuddas (Eds.)  Oxford textbook of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

    Vazquez, A., Sibley, M.H., & Campez, M. (2018). Measuring impairment when diagnosing adolescent ADHD: Differentiating problems due to ADHD versus other sources . Psychiatry Research,  264, 407-411. DOI:

  • Treatment of several mental illness

    Castellanos, D., Capo, M., Valderrama, D., Jean-Francois, M., & Luna, A. (2018). Relationship of peer specialists to mental health outcomes in South Florida. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 12, 59-67. DOI: 10.1186/s13033-018-0239-6

  • Substance use disorders

    Salgado, C., & Castellanos, D. (2018). Autism spectrum disorder and cannabidiol: Have we seen this movie before? Global Pediatric Health, 5, 1-5. DOI:

  • Suicide

    Barzilay, S., Yaseen, Z., Hawes, M., Gorman, B., Altman, R., Foster, A., ... & Galynker, I. (2018). Emotional responses to suicidal patients: Factor structure, construct and predictive validity of the Therapist Response Questionnaire-Suicide Form. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 9, 104. DOI:  10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00104

    Rothe E. M., & Pumariega A.J. (2018) Suicide among Latinos. In: A.J. Pumariega & N. Sharma (Eds) Suicide among diverse youth: A case-based handbook. Springer. New York-London.  DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-66203-9

  • Social determinants of health

    Foster, A., Czelusta, K. L., White, D., Seritan, A. L., & Lomax, J. W. (2019). Stories of success: Immigrants contributing to promotion of mental health and wellbeing of their fellow refugees and immigrants. In J. Kotler, S. Banu, & S. Jani (Eds.), Handbook of refugee experience: Trauma, resilience and recovery (pp. 192-197). San Diego, CA: Cognella.

  • Education research

    Alonso, M., Jardon, M., Pizarro, M., Castellanos, D., Aponte, X., Esposito, K., & Foster, A. (2018). The community value of academic psychiatry: The development of a psychiatry residency program in a federally qualified health center. Academic Psychiatry42(4), 572-577.

    Hannan, J. L., Sanchez, G., Musser, E., Ward-Peterson, M., Azutillo E, Goldin, D., . . . Foster, A. (2019). Role of empathy in the perception of medical errors in patient encounters: A preliminary study. BMC Research Notes (12), 327. DOI: