Pilot Testing Behavior Therapy for Chronic Tic Disorders in Neurology and Developmental Pediatrics Clinics

Emily J. Ricketts, Donald L. Gilbert, Samuel H. Zinner, Jonathan W. Mink, Tara D. Lipps, Geoffrey A. Wiegand, Amy E. Vierhile, Laura J. Ely, John Piacentini, John T. Walkup, Douglas W. Woods

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT) is an efficacious treatment with limited regional availability. As neurology and pediatric clinics are often the first point of therapeutic contact for individuals with tics, the present study assessed preliminary treatment response, acceptability, and feasibility of an abbreviated version, modified for child neurology and developmental pediatrics clinics. Fourteen youth (9-17) with Tourette disorder across 2 child neurology clinics and one developmental pediatrics clinic participated in a small case series. Clinician-rated tic severity (Yale Global Tic Severity Scale) decreased from pre- to posttreatment, z = -2.0, P

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)444-450
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Child Neurology
Volume31
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint

Tic Disorders
Tics
Behavior Therapy
Neurology
Pediatrics
Tourette Syndrome
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • behavior therapy
  • dissemination
  • neurology
  • pediatrics
  • tics
  • Tourette disorder

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

Cite this

Ricketts, E. J., Gilbert, D. L., Zinner, S. H., Mink, J. W., Lipps, T. D., Wiegand, G. A., ... Woods, D. W. (2016). Pilot Testing Behavior Therapy for Chronic Tic Disorders in Neurology and Developmental Pediatrics Clinics. Journal of Child Neurology, 31(4), 444-450. https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073815599257

Pilot Testing Behavior Therapy for Chronic Tic Disorders in Neurology and Developmental Pediatrics Clinics. / Ricketts, Emily J.; Gilbert, Donald L.; Zinner, Samuel H.; Mink, Jonathan W.; Lipps, Tara D.; Wiegand, Geoffrey A.; Vierhile, Amy E.; Ely, Laura J.; Piacentini, John; Walkup, John T.; Woods, Douglas W.

In: Journal of Child Neurology, Vol. 31, No. 4, 01.03.2016, p. 444-450.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ricketts, EJ, Gilbert, DL, Zinner, SH, Mink, JW, Lipps, TD, Wiegand, GA, Vierhile, AE, Ely, LJ, Piacentini, J, Walkup, JT & Woods, DW 2016, 'Pilot Testing Behavior Therapy for Chronic Tic Disorders in Neurology and Developmental Pediatrics Clinics', Journal of Child Neurology, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 444-450. https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073815599257
Ricketts, Emily J. ; Gilbert, Donald L. ; Zinner, Samuel H. ; Mink, Jonathan W. ; Lipps, Tara D. ; Wiegand, Geoffrey A. ; Vierhile, Amy E. ; Ely, Laura J. ; Piacentini, John ; Walkup, John T. ; Woods, Douglas W. / Pilot Testing Behavior Therapy for Chronic Tic Disorders in Neurology and Developmental Pediatrics Clinics. In: Journal of Child Neurology. 2016 ; Vol. 31, No. 4. pp. 444-450.
@article{cc918099c26b4f3d9333b70e53953728,
title = "Pilot Testing Behavior Therapy for Chronic Tic Disorders in Neurology and Developmental Pediatrics Clinics",
abstract = "Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT) is an efficacious treatment with limited regional availability. As neurology and pediatric clinics are often the first point of therapeutic contact for individuals with tics, the present study assessed preliminary treatment response, acceptability, and feasibility of an abbreviated version, modified for child neurology and developmental pediatrics clinics. Fourteen youth (9-17) with Tourette disorder across 2 child neurology clinics and one developmental pediatrics clinic participated in a small case series. Clinician-rated tic severity (Yale Global Tic Severity Scale) decreased from pre- to posttreatment, z = -2.0, P",
keywords = "behavior therapy, dissemination, neurology, pediatrics, tics, Tourette disorder",
author = "Ricketts, {Emily J.} and Gilbert, {Donald L.} and Zinner, {Samuel H.} and Mink, {Jonathan W.} and Lipps, {Tara D.} and Wiegand, {Geoffrey A.} and Vierhile, {Amy E.} and Ely, {Laura J.} and John Piacentini and Walkup, {John T.} and Woods, {Douglas W.}",
year = "2016",
month = "3",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1177/0883073815599257",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "31",
pages = "444--450",
journal = "Journal of Child Neurology",
issn = "0883-0738",
publisher = "SAGE Publications Inc.",
number = "4",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Pilot Testing Behavior Therapy for Chronic Tic Disorders in Neurology and Developmental Pediatrics Clinics

AU - Ricketts, Emily J.

AU - Gilbert, Donald L.

AU - Zinner, Samuel H.

AU - Mink, Jonathan W.

AU - Lipps, Tara D.

AU - Wiegand, Geoffrey A.

AU - Vierhile, Amy E.

AU - Ely, Laura J.

AU - Piacentini, John

AU - Walkup, John T.

AU - Woods, Douglas W.

PY - 2016/3/1

Y1 - 2016/3/1

N2 - Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT) is an efficacious treatment with limited regional availability. As neurology and pediatric clinics are often the first point of therapeutic contact for individuals with tics, the present study assessed preliminary treatment response, acceptability, and feasibility of an abbreviated version, modified for child neurology and developmental pediatrics clinics. Fourteen youth (9-17) with Tourette disorder across 2 child neurology clinics and one developmental pediatrics clinic participated in a small case series. Clinician-rated tic severity (Yale Global Tic Severity Scale) decreased from pre- to posttreatment, z = -2.0, P

AB - Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT) is an efficacious treatment with limited regional availability. As neurology and pediatric clinics are often the first point of therapeutic contact for individuals with tics, the present study assessed preliminary treatment response, acceptability, and feasibility of an abbreviated version, modified for child neurology and developmental pediatrics clinics. Fourteen youth (9-17) with Tourette disorder across 2 child neurology clinics and one developmental pediatrics clinic participated in a small case series. Clinician-rated tic severity (Yale Global Tic Severity Scale) decreased from pre- to posttreatment, z = -2.0, P

KW - behavior therapy

KW - dissemination

KW - neurology

KW - pediatrics

KW - tics

KW - Tourette disorder

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84957943632&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84957943632&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1177/0883073815599257

DO - 10.1177/0883073815599257

M3 - Article

C2 - 26271790

AN - SCOPUS:84957943632

VL - 31

SP - 444

EP - 450

JO - Journal of Child Neurology

JF - Journal of Child Neurology

SN - 0883-0738

IS - 4

ER -