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Peer-Reviewed Articles

Weiss, S., Simeonova, D.I., Kimmel, M., Battle, C., Maki, P., & Flynn, H. (2016). Anxiety and physical health problems increase the odds of women having more severe symptoms of depression, Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 19(3), 491-499.

Simeonova, D.I., Lee, F., & Walker, E. (2015). Longitudinal investigation of the relationship between family history of psychosis and affective disorders and Child Behavior Checklist ratings in clinical high-risk adolescents, Schizophrenia Research, 166, 24-30.

Simeonova, D.I., Attalla, A., Nguyen, T., Stagnaro, E., Knight, B., Craighead, W.E., Stowe, Z., & Newport, J. (2014). Temperament and behavior in toddlers of mothers with bipolar disorder: A preliminary investigation of a population at high familial risk for psychopathology, Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 2014 Dec;24(10):543-50.

Simeonova, D.I., Nguyen, T., & Walker, E. (2014). Psychosis risk screening in clinical high-risk adolescents: A longitudinal investigation using the Child Behavior Checklist, Schizophrenia Research, 159, 7-13.

Simeonova, D.I., Attalla, A., Trotman, H., Esterberg, M., & Walker, E. (2011). Does a parent-report measure of behavioral problems enhance prediction of conversion to psychosis in clinical high-risk adolescents? Schizophrenia Research, 130(1-3), 157-163.

Karchemskiy, A., Garrett, A., Howe, M., Adleman, N., Simeonova, D.I., Alegria, D., Reiss, A., & Chang, K. (2011), Amygdalar, hippocampal, and thalamic volumes in youth at high risk for development of bipolar disorder. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 194, 319-325.

Chang, K.D., Saxena, K., Howe, M., & Simeonova, D.I. (2010). Psychotropic medication exposure and age at onset of bipolar disorder in offspring of parents with bipolar disorder. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 20(1), 25-32.

Muralidharan A., Yoo, D., Ritschel L., Simeonova D.I., & Craighead W.E. (2010). Development of emotion regulation in children of bipolar parents: Putative contributions of socioemotional and familial risk factors. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 17(3), 169-186.

Simeonova, D.I., Jackson, V., Attalla, A., Karchemsky, A., Howe, M., Adleman, N., & Chang, K. D. (2009). Subcortical volumetric correlates of anxiety in familial pediatric bipolar disorder: A preliminary investigation. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 173, 113-120.

Mittal, V.A., Tessner, K., Trottman, H., Esterberg, M., Dhruv, S., Simeonova, D.I., McMillan, A., Murphy, E., Saczawa, M., & Walker, E. F. (2007). Movement abnormalities and the progression of prodromal symptomatology in adolescents at-risk for psychotic disorders. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116(2), 260-267.

Baumer, F. M., Howe, M., Gallelli, K., Simeonova, D.I., Hallmayer, J., & Chang, K.D. (2006). A pilot study of antidepressant-induced mania in pediatric bipolar disorder: Characteristics, risk factors, and the serotonin transporter gene. Biological Psychiatry, 60(9), 1005-1012.

Saxena, K., Howe, M., Simeonova, D.I., Steiner, H., & Chang, K. (2006). Divalproex sodium reduces overall aggression in youth at high risk for bipolar disorder. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 16, 252-259.

Simeonova, D.I., Chang, K.D., Strong, C., & Ketter, T. (2005). Creativity in familial bipolar disorder. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 39, 623-631.

Chang, K., Barnea-Goraly, N., Karchemskiy, A., Simeonova, D.I., Barnes, P., Ketter, T., & Reiss, A.L. (2005). Cortical magnetic resonance imaging findings in familial pediatric bipolar disorder. Biological Psychiatry, 58, 197-203.

Chang, K., Barnea-Goraly, N., Karchemskiy, A., Simeonova, D.I., Garrett, A., & Reiss, A.L. (2005). Reduced amygdalar grey matter volume in familial pediatric bipolar disorder. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 44(6), 565-573.

Tsai, J. L., Simeonova, D.I., & Watanabe, J. (2004). Somatic and social: Chinese Americans talk about emotion. Personality & Social Psychology Bulletin, 30(9), 1226-1238.

Chang, K. D., Adleman, N., Dienes, K., Simeonova, D.I., Menon, V., & Reiss, A.L. (2004). Anomalous prefrontal-subcortical activation in familial pediatric bipolar disorder. Archives of General Psychiatry, 61, 781-792.

Book Chapters

Jaffe, S., Attalla, A., & Simeonova, D.I. (2014). Adolescent treatment and relapse prevention, In: R., Ries, D., Fiellin, S., Miller, & R., Saitz (Eds.) Principles of Addiction Medicine (5th ed.). Wolters Kluwer; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, in press.

Jaffe, S., Attalla, A., & Simeonova, D.I. (2009). Adolescent treatment and relapse prevention, In: R., Ries, D., Fiellin, S., Miller, & R., Saitz (Eds.) Principles of Addiction Medicine (4th ed.) (pp. 1445-1452). Wolters Kluwer; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Chang, K. D., Howe, M., & Simeonova, D.I. (2005). Advances in treatment of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder. In: T. Ketter, & G., Sachs (Eds.) Advances in Treatment of Bipolar Disorder (pp. 179-209). Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association Press.

Chang, K. D., & Simeonova, D.I. (2004). Mood stabilizers: Use in pediatric psychopharmacology. In: H., Steiner, K., Chang, J., Lock, & J., Wilson (Eds.) Handbook of Mental Health Interventions in Children and Adolescents: An Integrated Developmental Approach (pp. 363-412). New York: Jossey-Bass.

Presentations

Flynn, H., Weiss, S., Ammerman, R., Battle, C., Bobo, W., Byatt, N., Deligiannidis, K., Dimidjan, S., Epperson, C., Finely, P., Goldstein, J., Guille, C., Goodman, S., Johnson, D., Koleva, H., Kornstein, S., Maki, P., Marcus, S., Miller, L., Moore, K., Muzik, M., Payne, J., Rasgon, N., Rosenblum, K., Simeonova, D.I., Stuart, S., & Williams, K. (2015). NNDC Women & Mood Disorders Task Group. Annual Meeting of the National Network of Depression Centers, Ann Arbor, Michigan, November 4-6, 2015: Poster.

Flynn, H., Weiss, S., Ammerman, R., Battle, C., Bobo, W., Byatt, N., Deligiannidis, K., Dimidjan, S., Epperson, C., Finely, P., Goldstein, J., Guille, C., Goodman, S., Johnson, D., Koleva, H., Kornstein, S., Maki, P., Marcus, S., Miller, L., Moore, K., Muzik, M., Payne, J., Rasgon, N., Rosenblum, K., Simeonova, D.I., Stuart, S., & Williams, K. (2015). NNDC Women & Mood Disorders Task Group Treatment Guidelines Project. Annual Meeting of the National Network of Depression Centers, Ann Arbor, Michigan, November 4-6, 2015: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Nguyen, T., Hsu, H.C., Juul, S., Mast, J., Goldsmith, T., Stagnaro, E., Craighead, E., & Ressler, K. (2015). Resilience in high-risk infants and toddlers of mothers with bipolar disorder: A longitudinal investigation. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology/NCDEU, Hollywood, June 16-19, 2014: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Nguyen, T., Hsu, H.C., Juul, S., Mast, J., Goldsmith, T., Craighead, E., & Ressler, K. (2014). Opportunities and challenges in establishing a longitudinal cohort of offspring of mothers with bipolar disorder. 16th Annual Conference of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders, Seoul, South Korea, March 18-21, 2014: Poster.

Kimmel, M., Goodman, S., Grote, N., Guille, C., Hart, L., Marcus, S., Muzik., M., Rosenblum, K., Shutty, E., Simeonova, D.I., & Weiss, S. (2013). Integrating research efforts to better understand effects of maternal depression on infant outcomes: Collaborative research of the Women & Mood Disorders Infant Outcomes Work Group. Annual Meeting of the National Network of Depression Centers, Ann Arbor, MI, October 7-9, 2013: Poster. 

Simeonova, D.I., Attalla, A., Stagnaro, E., Knight, B., Craighead,W.E., Stowe, Z., & Newport, J. (2013). Temperamental and behavioral characteristics of high-risk toddlers of mothers with bipolar disorder: A preliminary investigation. 68th Annual Scientific Convention of the Society of Biological Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA, May 16-18, 2013: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Attalla, A., Karchemskiy, A.., Jackson, V., Howe, M., Adleman, N., & Chang, K. (2007). Age at onset and hippocampal volume in pediatric bipolar disorder. 54th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston, October 23-28, 2007: Poster.

Karchemskiy, A., Chang, M., Simeonova, D.I., Howe, M., Liu, Y., Garrett, A., Reiss, A., & Chang, K. (2007). Amygdalar volumes in familial subsyndromal bipolar disorder and ADHD cohorts compared with healthy controls. 54th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston, October 23-28, 2007: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Hamann, S., Tessner, K., Mittal, V., & Walker, F. (2007). Effects of acute cortisol administration on visual memory encoding: An event-related fMRI investigation. Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology, San Diego, October, 2007: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Attalla, A., Jackson, V., & Chang, K. D. (2006). Neuroanatomical correlates of anxiety in familial pediatric bipolar disorder. 53rdAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, San Diego, October 24-29, 2006: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Attalla, A., Baumer, F., Ketter, T., & Chang, K. (2006). Parental and offspring correlates of creativity in familial bipolar disorder. 53rdAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, San Diego, October 24-29, 2006: Poster.

Attalla, A., Simeonova, D.I., & Ramsy, A.. (2006). Dialectical behavior therapy for acute stabilization of adolescents with suicidal behavior. 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, San Diego, October 24-29, 2006: Poster.

Karchemsky, A.., Garrett, A., Howe, M., Adleman, N., Simeonova, D.I., Reiss, A., & Chang, K. (2006). Decreased amygdalar volume in familial subsyndromal bipolar disorder. 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, San Diego, October 24-29, 2006: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Attalla, A., Tessner, K., Mittal, V., & Walker, E. (2006). The role of verbal memory and sustained attention as potential vulnerability markers for bipolar disorder. 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology, San Diego, October 12-15, 2006: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., & Goodman, S. G. (2006). Depression and anxiety during pregnancy: Associations with cortisol in women at risk for depression. Emory University Clinical Psychology Research Day, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, April 14, 2006: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Howe, M., Ketter, T., & Chang, K. D. (2005). Creativity in bipolar offspring with and without psychopathology. 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Toronto, Canada, October 18-25, 2005: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Baumer, F., Steiner, H., & Chang, K. (2005). Temperament characteristics and behavioral problems in bipolar offspring. 158th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Atlanta, GA, May 21-26, 2005: Poster.

Howe, M., Simeonova, D.I., & Chang, K. (2005). Gender differences in mania in pediatric bipolar disorder. 158th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Atlanta, GA, May 21-26, 2005: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., & Goodman, S. G. (2005). Depression and anxiety during pregnancy. Emory University Clinical Psychology Research Day, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, March 28, 2005: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Baumer, F., Steiner, H., & Chang, K. D. (2004). Temperament in offspring of bipolar parents. 51st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Washington, DC, October 19-24, 2004: Poster.

Howe, M., Simeonova, D.I., Baumer, F., Yee, J., Hallmayer, J., & Chang, K. (2004). Age at onset of bipolar disorder in children and parents. 51st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Washington, DC, October 19-24, 2004: Poster.

Hah, M., Howe, M., Simeonova, D.I., Baumer, F., Yee, J., & Chang, K. (2004). Pervasiveness and severity of depression in bipolar offspring. 51st Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Washington, DC, October 19-24, 2004: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Dienes, K., Strong, C., Ketter, T., & Chang, K. (2003). Measurement of creativity in familial pediatric bipolar disorder. 50th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Miami, FL, October 14-19, 2003: Poster.

Karchemskiy, A., Chang, K., Barnea-Goraly, N., Simeonova, D.I., Adleman, N., Dienes, K., & Reiss, A. L. (2003). Structural MRI reveals subcortical abnormalities in adolescents with bipolar disorder. 50th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Miami, FL, October 14-19, 2003: Poster.

Saxena, K., Steiner, H., Howe, M., Simeonova, D.I., & Chang, K. (2003). Divalproex sodium reduces aggression in bipolar offspring with psychopathology. 50th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Miami, FL, October 14-19, 2003: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., Dienes, K., Strong, C., Ketter, T., & Chang, K. (2003). Measurement of creativity in bipolar adults and their offspring. 156th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Francisco, CA, May, 17-22, 2003: Poster.

Saxena, K., Simeonova, D.I., Dienes, K., & Chang, K. (2003). Medication exposure in bipolar offspring with ADHD or depression. 156th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Francisco, CA, May 17-22, 2003: Poster.

Chang, K. D., Barnea-Goraly, N., Karchemskiy, A., Adleman, N., Simeonova, D.I., Barnes, P., Ketter, T., & Reiss, A. L.(2003). Volumetric MRI in pediatric familial bipolar disorder. 58th Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA, May 15-17, 2003: Poster.

Simeonova, D.I., & Dahme, B. (2002). Evaluation of a German version of the Asthma-Symptom-List (ASL). Annual Meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA, April 10-13, 2002: Poster.