Selected Publications

Aitken, M., Sagar, A., Courtney, D., & Szatmari, P. (2023). Development and preliminary effectiveness of a group intervention to improve parent-adolescent relationships in the context of adolescent depression, JCPP Advances, Advance online publication.

Aitken, M., Perquier, F., Haltigan, J. D., Wang, L., Andrade, B. F., Battaglia, M., Szatmari, P., & Georgiades, K. (2023). Individual- and family-level associations between child psychopathology and parenting, Development and Psychopathology, Advance Online Publication

Andrade, B. F., Aitken, M., Sawrikar, V., & Brodkin, S.* (2022). Multiple needs and multiple treatments: What’s a clinician to do? Update on the psychosocial treatment of disruptive behaviours in childhood (invited manuscript), Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 35(6), 409-416.

Krause, K. R.*, Courtney, D. B., Chan, B., Bonato, S., Relihan, J., Prebeg, M.,

Darnay, K., Aitken, M., Hawke, L. D., Watson, P., & Szatmari, P. (2021).

Problem-solving training as an active ingredient of treatment for youth depression: A scoping review and exploratory meta-analysis. BMC Psychiatry, 21, 397.

Aitken, M., & Andrade, B. F. (2021). Attention problems and restlessness as transdiagnostic markers of severity and treatment response in youth with internalizing problems, Research on Child and Adolescent Psychopathology, 49, 1069–1082.

Haltigan, J. D., Olino, T. M., Aitken, M., & Andrade, B. F. (2020). The value of a dimensional nosology of psychiatric illness: current progress and new research. Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 29(4), 253-255.

Aitken, M., Haltigan, J. D., Szatmari, P., Dubicka, B., Fonagy, P., Kelvin, R., Midgley, N., Reynolds, S., Wilkinson, P.O., & Goodyer, I. M. (2020). Toward precision therapeutics: General and specific factors differentiate symptom change in depressed adolescents. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 61(9), 998-1008.

Ngo, H.*, VanderLaan, D. P., & Aitken, M. (2020). Self-esteem, symptom severity, and treatment response in adolescents with internalizing problems. Journal of Affective Disorders, 273, 183-191.

Aitken, M., Battaglia, M., Marino, C., Mahendran, N.*, & Andrade, B. F. (2019). Clinical utility of the CBCL dysregulation profile in children with disruptive behavior. Journal of Affective Disorders, 253, 87-95.

Haltigan, J. D., Aitken, M., Skilling, T., Henderson, J., Hawke, L., Battaglia, M., Strauss, J., Szatmari, P., & Andrade, B. F. (2018). “P” and “DP”: examining symptom-level bifactor models of psychopathology in clinically referred children and adolescents. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 57(6), 384-396.

Aitken, M., Waxman, J. A.*, MacDonald, K., & Andrade, B. F. (2018). Effect of comorbid psychopathology and conduct problem severity on response to a multicomponent intervention for childhood disruptive behavior. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 49(6), 853-864.