Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Research projects

Child and adolescent psychiatry includes children with behavioural problems, problems in school and psychic distress. The research aims at understanding the origin of psychopathology and at improving the treatment of those children in need of support and care

  • Clinicians’ attitudes toward standardized assessment and diagnosis within child and adolescent psychiatry
  • Diagnostic validity of the MINI-KID disorder classifications in specialized child and adolescent psychiatric outpatient clinics in Sweden
  • Selective Mutism and Related Problems in Patients at Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Clinics in Stockholm


Per-Anders Rydelius

Project leader, Professor, senior
  • PTSD - Post traumatic stress disorder
  • Children with imperforate anus - psychosocial aspects
  • Child psychiatric patients in adulthood
  • Infant developmental problems