To celebrate the Child and Adolescent Mental Health journal’s 25th anniversary, we have released the 25 top cited articles of all time*! All papers are freely available online for you to read.
Number 3 of 25 is a tie! Jointly in 3rd is…
Erin M. Warnick, Michael B. Bracken, Stanislav Kasl
First Published: 11 August 2008
Key Practitioner Message:
- Published data on the Child Behaviour Checklist (CBCL) and the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) indicate that both are efficient screeners for the identification of psychiatric disorders in youth.
- Systematic reviews are a useful method for examining the utility of symptom scales to assess youth mental health disorders.
- Dimensional symptom scales can be used to help identify areas of difficulty associated with mental health disorders in children and adolescents.
* as of December 2019