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Publications 2019

Risk Assessment Tools and Data-Driven Approaches for Predicting and Preventing Suicidal Behavior
Velupillai S, Hadlaczky G, Baca-Garcia E, M.Gorrell G, Werbeloff N, Nguyen D, Patel R, Lightley D, Downs J, Hotopf M, Dutta R. Front. Psychiatry, 13 February 2019.

Bi-directional longitudinal associations between different types of bullying victimization, suicide ideation/attempts, and depression among a large sample of European adolescents.
Brunstein Klomek A, Barzilay S, Apter A, Carli V, Hoven CW, Sarchiapone M, et al
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 2019 Feb;60(2):209-215

Longitudinal development of risk-taking and self-injurious behavior in association with late adolescent borderline personality disorder symptoms.
Ghinea D, Koenig J, Parzer P, Brunner R, Carli V, Hoven CW, et al
Psychiatry Res 2019 Jan;273():127-133

Publications 2018

Increased suicides during new year, but not during Christmas in Sweden: analysis of cause of death data 2006-2015.
Hadlaczky G, Hökby S
Nord J Psychiatry 2018 Jan;72(1):72-74

Psychosocial Factors Correlated with Undisclosed Suicide Attempts to Significant Others: Findings from the Adolescence SEYLE Study.
Levi-Belz Y, Gavish-Marom T, Barzilay S, Apter A, Carli V, Hoven C, et al
Suicide Life Threat Behav 2018 May;():

A cost-effectiveness analysis of school-based suicide prevention programmes.
Ahern S, Burke LA, McElroy B, Corcoran P, McMahon EM, Keeley H, et al
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2018 Oct;27(10):1295-1304

Decision-Making in Suicidal Behavior: The Protective Role of Loss Aversion.
Hadlaczky G, Hökby S, Mkrtchian A, Wasserman D, Balazs J, Machín N, et al
Front Psychiatry 2018 ;9():116

Correlates of sexual initiation among European adolescents.
Gambadauro P, Carli V, Hadlaczky G, Sarchiapone M, Apter A, Balazs J, et al. (2018) PLoS ONE 13(2): e0191451.

Explicit Motives, Antecedents and Consequences of Direct Self-Injurious Behaviours – A Longitudinal Study in a Community Sample of Adolescents.
Snir A, Apter A, Barzilay S, Feldman D, Rafaeli E, Carli V, Wasserman C, Hadlaczky G, Hoven C, Sarchiapone M, Wasserman D. (2018) Crisis 0:0:1-12.

Direct Self-Injurious Behavior (D-SIB) and Life Events among Vocational School and High School Students.
Horváth LO, Balint M, Ferenczi-Dallos G, Farkas L, Gadoros J, Gyori D, et al
Int J Environ Res Public Health 2018 05;15(6):

Exploring Psychiatric Inpatients' Beliefs About the Role of Post-discharge Follow-up Care in Suicide Prevention.
Riblet N, Shiner B, Scott R, Bruce ML, Wasserman D, Watts BV
Mil Med 2019 01;184(1-2):e91-e100

Value of schizophrenia treatment II: Decision modelling for developing early detection and early intervention services in the Czech Republic.
Winkler P, Broulíková HM, Kondrátová L, Knapp M, Arteel P, Boyer P, et al
Eur. Psychiatry 2018 09;53():116-122

Comorbidity of Physical and Anxiety Symptoms in Adolescent: Functional Impairment, Self-Rated Health and Subjective Well-Being.
Balázs J, Miklósi M, Keresztény A, Hoven CW, Carli V, Wasserman C, et al
Int J Environ Res Public Health 2018 08;15(8):

United Nations convention on the rights of persons with disabilities needs to be interpreted on the basis of scientific evidence regarding psychiatry
Galderisi S, Gorwood P, Gaebel W, Kurimay T, Dom G, Beezhold J, Wasserman D, Bailey S, Hanon C, Heinz A, Sartorius N, Jan van der Gaag R, Vavrusova L, Wise J. (2018) European Psychiatry 51: 87-89

Value of schizophrenia treatment I: The patient journey.
Mohr P, Galderisi S, Boyer P, Wasserman D, Arteel P, Ieven A, et al
Eur. Psychiatry 2018 09;53():107-115

Gene-level associations in suicide attempter families show overrepresentation of synaptic genes and genes differentially expressed in brain development.
Sokolowski M, Wasserman J, Wasserman D
Am. J. Med. Genet. B Neuropsychiatr. Genet. 2018 Dec;177(8):774-784

Psychopathology is associated with reproductive health risk in European adolescents.
Gambadauro P, Carli V, Wasserman C, Hadlaczky G, Sarchiapone M, Apter A, et al
Reprod Health 2018 Nov;15(1):186

Publications 2017

The Impact of Knowledge of Suicide Prevention and Work Experience among Clinical Staff on Attitudes towards Working with Suicidal Patients and Suicide Prevention.
Ramberg IL, Di Lucca MA, Hadlaczky G
Int J Environ Res Public Health 2016 Feb;13(2):195

Mental health difficulties and suicidal behaviours among young migrants: multicentre study of European adolescents.
McMahon EM, Corcoran P, Keeley H, Cannon M, Carli V, Wasserman C, et al
BJPsych Open 2017 Nov;3(6):291-299 

Explicit Motives, Antecedents, and Consequences of Direct Self-Injurious Behaviors.
Snir A, Apter A, Barzilay S, Feldman D, Rafaeli E, Carli V, et al
Crisis 2018 Jul;39(4):255-266

[Active follow-up after suicide attempts has a preventive effect].
Stain R, Wasserman D
Lakartidningen 2017 06;114():

Runs of homozygosity, copy number variation, and risk for depression and suicidal behavior in an Arab Bedouin kindred.
Melhem NM, Hamdan S, Klei L, Wood S, Zelazny J, Frisch A, et al
Psychiatr. Genet. 2017 10;27(5):169-177

[The number of suicides can be reduced - evidence exists].
Stain R, Hadlaczky G, Wasserman D
Lakartidningen 2017 04;114():

Bullying Victimization and Suicide Ideation and Behavior Among Adolescents in Europe: A 10-Country Study.
Barzilay S, Brunstein Klomek A, Apter A, Carli V, Wasserman C, Hadlaczky G, et al
J Adolesc Health 2017 Aug;61(2):179-186

A Mapping Study on the Internet and Suicide.
Krysinska K, Westerlund M, Niederkrotenthaler T, Andriessen K, Carli V, Hadlaczky G, et al
Crisis 2017 Jul;38(4):217-226

Substance use or abuse, internet use, psychopathology and suicidal ideation in adolescents.
Bousoño Serrano M, Al-Halabí S, Burón P, Garrido M, Díaz-Mesa EM, Galván G, et al
Adicciones 2017 Jan;29(2):97-104

Evidence-based national suicide prevention taskforce in Europe: A consensus position paper.
Zalsman G, Hawton K, Wasserman D, van Heeringen K, Arensman E, Sarchiapone M, et al
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 2017 04;27(4):418-421

Prospective risk for suicidal thoughts and behaviour in adolescents with onset, maintenance or cessation of direct self-injurious behaviour.
Koenig J, Brunner R, Fischer-Waldschmidt G, Parzer P, Plener PL, Park J, et al
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2017 Mar;26(3):345-354

Fibre tract analysis using diffusion tensor imaging reveals aberrant connectivity in a rat model of depression.
Zalsman G, Weller A, Shbiro L, Barzilay R, Gutman A, Weizman A, et al
World J. Biol. Psychiatry 2017 12;18(8):615-623

Physical activity in European adolescents and associations with anxiety, depression and well-being.
McMahon EM, Corcoran P, O'Regan G, Keeley H, Cannon M, Carli V, et al
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2017 Jan;26(1):111-122

Wasserman D. Chapter 32.1: Suicide: Overview and Epidemiology. In Kaplan and Sadocks Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry (Tenth edition, 2017) pp. 2610 - 2618. Wolters Kluwer Health.

Wasserman D, Iosue M, Carli V. Suicidal behavior among adolescents: Risk and protective factors and universal evidence-based suicide preventive programs. In the Oxford Textbook of Public Mental Health (2017). Oxford University Press.

Publications 2016

EPA guidance on mental health and economic crises in Europe
M. Martin‑Carrasco, S. Evans‑Lacko, G. Dom, N. G. Christodoulou, J. Samochowiec, E. González‑Fraile, P. Bienkowski, M. Gómez‑Beneyto, M. J. H. Dos Santos, D. Wasserman

Pathological internet use and risk-behaviours among European adolescents.
Durkee T, Carli V, Floderus B, Wasserman C, Sarchiapone M, Apter A, Balazs J, Bobes J, Brunner R, Corcoran P, Cosman D, Haring C, Hoven CW, Kaess M, Kahn JP, Nemes B, Postuvan V, Saiz P, Värnik P, Wasserman D. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2016, 8;13(3).

A 2-year longitudinal study of prospective predictors of pathological internet use in adolescents.
Strittmatter E, Parzer P, Brunner R, Fischer G, Durkee T, Carli V, Hoven CW, Wasserman C, Sarchiapone M, Wasserman D, Resch F, Kaess M. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry, 2016 Jul;25(7):725-34.

Developmental trajectories of self-injurious behavior, suicidal behavior and substance misuse and their association with adolescent borderline personality pathology.
Nakar, O., R. Brunner, O. Schilling, A. Chanen, G. Fischer, P. Parzer, V. Carli, D. Wasserman, M. Sarchiapone, C. Wasserman, C. W. Hoven, F. Resch and M. Kaess. J Affect Disord, 2016, 197: 231-238.

Psychopathological risk factors for pathological Internet use and problematic alcohol use in a representative sample of adolescents in Germany.
Wartberg L, Brunner R, Kriston L, Parzer P, Fischer G, Resch F, Durkee T, Sarchiapone M, Wasserman C, Hoven C, Carli V, Wasserman D, Thomasius R, Kaess M. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 2016,1-9.

Fleischmann A, Carli V, De Leo D, Hadlaczky G, Howlader S, Vijaykumar L, Wasserman D, Saxena S. Overview evidence on interventions for population suicide with an eye to identifying best-supported strategies for LMICs. Global Mental Health 2016 Volume 3: e5.

Zalsman, G., K. Hawton, D. Wasserman, K. van Heeringen, E. Arensman, M. Sarchiapone, V. Carli, C. Hoschl, R. Barzilay, J. Balazs, G. Purebl, J. P. Kahn, P. A. Saiz, C. B. Lipsicas, J. Bobes, D. Cozman, U. Hegerl and J. Zohar. Suicide prevention strategies revisited: 10-year systematic review. Lancet Psychiatry, 2016; 3: 646–59.

Hökby S, Hadlaczky G, Westerlund J, Wasserman D, Balazs J, Germanavicius A, Machín N, Mwszatos G, Sarchiapone M, Värnik A, Varnik P, Westerlund M, Carli V. Are Mental Health Effects of Internet Use Attributable to the Web-Based Content or Perceived Consequences of Usage? A Longitudinal Study of European Adolescents. JMIR Ment Health, 2016. 3(3): p. e31.

Sokolowski M, Wasserman J, Wasserman D. Polygenic association of neurodevelopmental genes in suicide attempt. Mol Psychiatry, 2016 Oct;21(10):1381-90.

Publications 2015

School-based suicide prevention programmes: the SEYLE cluster-randomised, controlled trial (Wasserman D, Hoven CW, Wasserman C, et al. 2015)

An overview of the neurobiology of suicidal behaviors as one meta-system (Sokolowski M, Wasserman J, Wasserman D. 2015)

Low-activity alleles of the MAOA gene are associated with measures of hostility (Mandelli L, Carli V, Serretti A, Sarchiapone M. 2015)

Pathological Internet use among adolescents: Comparing gamers and non-gamers (Strittmatter E, Kaess M, Parzer P, Fischer G, Carli V, Hoven CW, Wasserman C, Sarchiapone M, Durkee T, Apter A, Bobes J, Brunner R, Cosman D, Sisask M, Värnik P, Wasserman D.) Psychiatry Res. 2015 Jul 30;228(1):128-35. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2015.04.029. Epub 2015 Apr 30.

Help-seeking behaviour following school-based screening for current suicidality among European adolescents.
Cotter P, Kaess M, Corcoran P, Parzer P, Brunner R, Keeley H, et al
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2015 Jun;50(6):973-82

A 2-year longitudinal study of prospective predictors of pathological Internet use in adolescents (Strittmatter E, Parzer P, Brunner R, Fischer G, Durkee T, Carli V, Hoven CW, Wasserman C, Sarchiapone M, Wasserman D, Resch F, Kaess M). Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2015 Nov 2.

Two novel genomic rearrangements identified in suicide subjects using a-CGH array.
Lombardo B, Zarrilli F, Ceglia C, Vitale A, Keller S, Sarchiapone M, et al
Clin. Chem. Lab. Med. 2015 Sep;53(10):e245-8

The interpersonal theory of suicide and adolescent suicidal behavior.
Barzilay S, Feldman D, Snir A, Apter A, Carli V, Hoven CW, et al
J Affect Disord 2015 Sep;183():68-74

Anxiety at outpatient hysteroscopy.
Gambadauro P, Navaratnarajah R, Carli V
Gynecol Surg ;12(3):189-196

Methodology of the SEYLE trial on suicide prevention in schools - Authors' reply.
Wasserman D, Carli V, Hoven CW, Sarchiapone M, Wasserman C
Lancet 2015 Aug;386(9996):854

Important Variables When Screening for Students at Suicidal Risk: Findings from the French Cohort of the SEYLE Study.
Kahn JP, Tubiana A, Cohen RF, Carli V, Wasserman C, Hoven C, et al
Int J Environ Res Public Health 2015 Sep;12(10):12277-90

Case study of posts before and after a suicide on a Swedish internet forum (Michael Westerlund, Gergö Hadlaczky, Danuta Wasserman) The British Journal of Psychiatry Dec 2015, 207 (6) 476-482; DOI: 10.1192/bjp.bp.114.154484

Reading Books and Watching Films as a Protective Factor against Suicidal Ideation (Kasahara-Kiritani, M.; Hadlaczky, G.; Westerlund, M.; Carli, V.; Wasserman, C.; Apter, A.; Balazs, J.; Bobes, J.; Brunner, R.; McMahon, E.M.; Cosman, D.; Farkas, L.; Haring, C.; Kaess, M.; Kahn, J.-P.; Keeley, H.; Nemes, B.; Mars Bitenc, U.; Postuvan, V.; Saiz, P.; Sisask, M.; Värnik, A.; Sarchiapone, M.; Hoven, C.W.; Wasserman, D) Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2015, 12, 15937-15942.

Pettersén, R., Omerov, P., Titelman, D, Dyregrov, A., Steineck, G. & Nyberg, U. (2015). Lack of trust in the health care system after losing a child to suicide: a nationwide follow-up survey. Crisis, 36(3), 161-172. DOI: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000312

Sundvall, M., Tidemalm, D. H., Titelman, D., Runeson, B., & Bäärnhielm, S. (2015). Assessment and treatment of asylum seekers after a suicide attempt: a comparative study of people registered at mental health services in a Swedish location. BMC Psychiatry, 15, 235246. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-015-0613-8.

Stefenson, A. & Titelman, D. (in press). Psychosis and suicide: Suicidal communication and critical life events before suicide in a one-year psychiatric cohort. Crisis.

Pettersén, R., Omerov, P, Titelman, D., Dyregrov, A., Steineck, G. & Nyberg, U. (in press). Encountering the body at the site of the suicide. Suicide and Life Threatening Behavior

Publications 2014

Study on prevalence and dynamics of suicide among children and young people (12-24 years of age) in Sughd Region of Tajikistan (Hoven, C.W., Musa, G.J., Seaman, F., Harbo, S., Doan, T., Wicks, J., Amsel, L., Carli, V., Wasserman, D., Mandell, D. 2013)

Mental Health First Aid is an effective public health intervention for improving knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour: a meta-analysis. (Hadlaczky G, Hökby S, Mkrtchian A, Carli V, Wasserman D. 2014)

Genome-wide association studies of suicidal behaviors: a review. (Sokolowski M, Wasserman J, Wasserman D. 2014)

An overview of the neurobiology of suicidal behaviors as one meta-system. (Sokolowski M1, Wasserman J, Wasserman D. 2014)

A newly identified group of adolescents at "invisible" risk for psychopathology and suicidal behavior: findings from the SEYLE study. (Carli V, Hoven CW, Wasserman C, Chiesa F, Guffanti G, Sarchiapone M, Apter A, Balazs J, Brunner R, Corcoran P, Cosman D, Haring C, Iosue M, Kaess M, Kahn JP, Keeley H, Postuvan V, Saiz P, Varnik A, Wasserman D. 2014)

Risk-behaviour screening for identifying adolescents with mental health problems in Europe. (Kaess M1, Brunner R, Parzer P, Carli V, Apter A, Balazs JA, Bobes J, Coman HG, Cosman D, Cotter P, Durkee T, Farkas L, Feldman D, Haring C, Iosue M, Kahn JP, Keeley H, Podlogar T, Postuvan V, Resch F, Sáiz PA, Sisask M, Tubiana A, Värnik P, Sarchiapone M, Hoven CW, Wasserman D. 2014)

Alcohol consumption patterns among adolescents are related to family structure and exposure to drunkenness within the family: results from the SEYLE project. (Rüütel E1, Sisask M, Värnik A, Värnik P, Carli V, Wasserman C, Hoven CW, Sarchiapone M, Apter A, Balazs J, Bobes J, Brunner R, Corcoran P, Cosman D, Haring C, Iosue M, Kaess M, Kahn JP, Poštuvan V, Sáiz PA, Wasserman D. 2014)

Pathological Internet use among European adolescents: psychopathology and self-destructive behaviours. (Kaess M, Durkee T, Brunner R, Carli V, Parzer P, Wasserman C, Sarchiapone M, Hoven C, Apter A, Balazs J, Balint M, Bobes J, Cohen R, Cosman D, Cotter P, Fischer G, Floderus B, Iosue M, Haring C, Kahn JP, Musa GJ, Nemes B, Postuvan V, Resch F, Saiz PA, Sisask M, Snir A, Varnik A, Žiberna J, Wasserman D. 2014)

Hours of sleep in adolescents and its association with anxiety, emotional concerns, and suicidal ideation. (Sarchiapone M, Mandelli L, Carli V, Iosue M, Wasserman C, Hadlaczky G, Hoven CW, Apter A, Balazs J, Bobes J, Brunner R11, Corcoran P, Cosman D, Haring C, Kaess M, Keeley H, Keresztény A, Kahn JP, Postuvan V, Mars U, Saiz PA, Varnik P, Sisask M, Wasserman D. 2014)

Serious suicidal behaviors: socio-demographic and clinical features in a multinational, multicenter sample. (Carli V, Mandelli L, Zaninotto L, Iosue M, Hadlaczky G, Wasserman D, Hegerl U, Värnik A, Reisch T, Pfuhlmann B, Maloney J, Schmidtke A, Serretti A, Sarchiapone M. 2014)

Trait-aggressiveness and impulsivity: role of psychological resilience and childhood trauma in a sample of male prisoners. (Carli V, Mandelli L, Zaninotto L, Alberti S, Roy A, Serretti A, Sarchiapone M. 2014)

Life-time prevalence and psychosocial correlates of adolescent direct self-injurious behavior: a comparative study of findings in 11 European countries. (Brunner R, Kaess M, Parzer P, Fischer G, Carli V, Hoven CW, Wasserman C, Sarchiapone M, Resch F, Apter A, Balazs J, Barzilay S, Bobes J, Corcoran P, Cosmanm D, Haring C, Iosuec M, Kahn JP, Keeley H, Meszaros G, Nemes B, Podlogar T, Postuvan V, Saiz PA, Sisask M, Tubiana A, Varnik A, Wasserman D. 2014)

Repetition of attempted suicide among immigrants in Europe. (Lipsicas CB, Mäkinen IH, Wasserman D, et al. 2014)

Victimisation and psychosocial difficulties associated with sexual orientation concerns: a school-based study of adolescents. (Cotter P, Corcoran P, McCarthy J, O'Suilleabháin F, Carli V, Hoven C, Wasserman C, Sarchiapone M, Wasserman D, Keeley H. 2014)

EPA guidance on building trust in mental health services. (Gaebel W, Muijen M, Baumann AE, Bhugra D, Wasserman D, van der Gaag RJ, Heun R, Zielasek J; European Psychiatric Association. 2014)

School absenteeism in Germany: prevalence of excused and unexcused absenteeism and its correlation with emotional and behavioural problems. (Lenzen C1, Fischer G, Jentzsch A, Kaess M, Parzer P, Carli V, Wasserman D, Resch F, Brunner R. 2014)

Tropomyosin-related kinase B receptor polymorphisms and isoforms expression in suicide victims. (Zarrilli F, Amato F, Castaldo G, Tomaiuolo R, Keller S, Florio E, Chiariotti L, Carli V, Stuppia L, Sarchiapone M. 2014)

The interactive effect of MAOA-LPR genotype and childhood physical neglect on aggressive behaviors in Italian male prisoners. (Gorodetsky E, Bevilacqua L, Carli V, Sarchiapone M, Roy A, Goldman D, Enoch MA. 2014)

Comparisons of prisoners who make or do not make suicide attempts and further who make one or multiple attempts. (Roy A, Carli V, Sarchiapone M, Branchey M. 2014)

Suicide-Bereaved Siblings' Perception of Health Services. (Pettersen R, Omerov P, Steineck G, Dyregrov A, Titelman D, Dyregrov K, Nyberg U. 2014)