Cover image of Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Each month JAACAP highlights a selected article found within the pages of the Journal by providing a podcast interview with the author. Tune in regularly to this feature of JAACAP, where we strive for a relaxed 'fireside chat' atmosphere in which authors can share aspects of their science that we are less often privy to. Podcasts are typically 15 to 20 minutes in length.

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

Popular episodes

All episodes

The best episodes ranked using user listens.

Podcast cover

Trends in Serious Emotional Disturbance Among Youths Exposed to Hurricane Katrina: JAACAP October 2010; pages 990-1000.

JAACAP October 2010: In this podcast, JAACAP Editor-in-Chief Dr. Andres Martin interviews Dr. Ronald C. Kessler on the continuing emotional impact for children exposed to Hurricane Katrina.

1 Oct 2010

Rank #1

Podcast cover

A Comparison of DSM-IV Pervasive Developmental Disorder and DSM-5 Autism Spectrum Disorder Prevalence in an Epidemiologic Sample: JAACAP May 2014

JAACAP May 2014: Contributing Editor Dr. Natalie Weder interviews Dr. Young Shin Kim on changes in autism diagnosticcriteria found in the DSM-5.

23 Apr 2014

Rank #2

Similar Podcasts

Podcast cover

Presidential Address: Depression Awareness and Screening in Children and Adolescents: JAACAP January 2018

JAACAP January 2018: Contributing Editor Dr. Kara Bagot interviews AACAP President Dr. Karen Dineen Wagner on her presidential initiative regarding depression in children and adolescents.

3 Jan 2018

Rank #3

Podcast cover

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Child Anxiety Confers Long-Term Protection From Suicidality: JAACAP March 2015

JAACAP March 2015: Contributing Editor Dr. David Hong interviews Dr. Courtney Benjamin Wolk on the relationship between childhood anxiety and later suicidal ideation and long-term treatment response to cognitive-behavioral therapy.

25 Feb 2015

Rank #4

Most Popular Podcasts

Podcast cover

Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation: Results of a Statewide Random-Controlled Evaluation: JAACAP September 2016

JAACAP September 2016: Contributing Editor Dr. David Hong interviews Dr. Walter S. Gilliam about mental health consultation programs for preschool teachers to decrease preschool expulsion rates.

27 Aug 2016

Rank #5

Podcast cover

Does ADHD Predict Substance-Use Disorders? A 10-Year Follow-up Study of Young Adults With ADHD: JAACAP June 2011; pages 543-553.

JAACAP June 2011: In this podcast, Contributing Editor Dr. Argyris Strigaris interviews Dr. Timothy E. Wilens on the overlap of ADHD and substance-use disorders and how we can alter the trajectory from ADHD to substance abuse.

1 Jun 2011

Rank #6

Podcast cover

Childhood Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Homelessness: A 33-Year Follow-Up Study: JAACAP November 2016

JAACAP November 2016: Contributing Editor Dr. Tamara Vanderwal interviews Dr. Rachel Klein on a possible relationshipbetween childhood diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and later homelessness.

7 Nov 2016

Rank #7

Podcast cover

The Validity of Evidence-Derived Criteria for Reactive Attachment Disorder: Indiscriminately Social/Disinhibited and Emotionally Withdrawn/Inhibited Types: JAACAP March 2011; pages 216-231.

JAACAP March 2011: In this podcast, Contributing Editor Dr. Manpreet Singh interviews Dr. Mary Margaret Gleason on the two types of reactive attachment disorder that may be seen in young children that have experienced problematic care giving environments.

1 Mar 2011

Rank #8

Podcast cover

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Infants and Young Children Exposed to War-Related Trauma: JAACAP July 2011; pages 645-658.

JAACAP July 2011: In this podcast, Contributing Editor Dr. Roberto Sassi interviews Dr. Ruth Feldman on the negative impact of repeated wartime trauma on young children residing near the Gaza strip and the need for support networks that can serve as resilience factors for families living in these circumstances.

1 Jul 2011

Rank #9

Podcast cover

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children With Anxiety and Comorbid Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: JAACAP July 2018

JAACAP July 2018: Contributing Editor Dr. Marika Wrzosek interviews Dr. Jennifer L. Hudson and Dr. Karen L. Gould on suitability of manual-based group-based CBT for anxiety treatment in children with comorbid ADHD.

28 Jun 2018

Rank #10

Podcast cover

Reducing Preschool Behavior Problems in an Urban Mental Health Clinic: A Pragmatic, Non-Inferiority Trial: JAACAP June 2019

JAACAP June 2019: Contributing Editor Dr. Jerome H. Taylor interviews Dr. Deborah Gross on a randomized pragmatic trial comparing the effectiveness and cost of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy or the Chicago Parent Program to reduce child behavior problems.

24 May 2019

Rank #11

Podcast cover

Child Abuse and Neglect: JAACAP September 2018

JAACAP September 2018: Contributing Editor Dr. Christopher Hammond interviews Dr. Charles H. Zeanah on various forms of neglect of children, assessing maltreated children, and the treatment of psychopathology associated with maltreatment.

7 Sep 2018

Rank #12

Podcast cover

The Impact of Antidepressant Dose and Class on Treatment Response in Pediatric Anxiety Disorders: A Meta-Analysis : JAACAP April 2018

JAACAP April 2018: Contributing Editor Dr. Gerrit Van Schalkwyk interviews Dr. Jeffrey Strawn on the trajectory and magnitude of antidepressant response and the effect of antidepressant class and dose on symptomatic improvement in pediatric anxiety disorders.

27 Mar 2018

Rank #13

Podcast cover

How Gay-Straight Alliance Groups Mitigate the Relationship Between Gay-Bias Victimization and Adolescent Suicide Attempts: JAACAP December 2014

JAACAP December 2014: Contributing Editor Dr. Christian Kieling interviews Dr. Brennan Davis on the role that Gay-Straight Alliance groups may play in reducing suicide rates among gay and perceived-as-gay adolescents.

21 Nov 2014

Rank #14

Podcast cover

The Familial Co-Aggregation of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Intellectual Disability: A Register-Based Family Study: JAACAP February 2017

JAACAP February 2017: Contributing Editor Dr. Craigan Usher interviews Dr. Stephen Faraone on the interplay of attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder and intellectual disability and its implications for treatment.

20 Mar 2017

Rank #15

Podcast cover

Risk of Diabetes in Children and Adolescents Exposed to Antipsychotics: A Nationwide 12-Year Case-Control Study: JAACAP September 2014

JAACAP September 2014: Contributing Editor Dr. Samuele Cortese interviews Dr. Rene Ernst Nielsen on the risk of developing type 2 diabetes in youths treated with antipsychotics.

24 Sep 2014

Rank #16

Podcast cover

Concomitant Use of Atypical Antipsychotics With Other Psychotropic Medication Classes and the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: JAACAP August 2017

JAACAP August 2017: Contributing Editor Dr. Danella M. Hafeman interviews Dr. Mehmet Burcu on polypharmacy and type2 diabetes in youth treated with antipsychotics.

21 Jul 2017

Rank #17

Podcast cover

LGBT Youth, Mental Health, and Spiritual Care: Psychiatric Collaboration With Health Care Chaplains: JAACAP July 2019

JAACAP July 2019: Contributing Editor Dr. Marika Inga Wrzosek interviews Dr. Stewart Adelson on a how healthcare chaplains can collaborate with psychiatrists and other healthcare professionals to support mental and physical health among LGBT youth.

20 Jun 2019

Rank #18

Podcast cover

Leo Kanner and Hans Asperger: Setting the Historical Record Straight: JAACAP August 2016

JAACAP August 2016: Contributing Editor Dr. Danella Hafeman interviews Dr. James C. Harris on his professional relationship with pioneering expert on autism Dr. Leo Kanner and recent publications on his legacy.

26 Aug 2016

Rank #19

Podcast cover

Master Clinician Review: Parental Depression and Family Health and Wellness: What Clinicians Can Do and Reflections on Opportunities for the Future : JAACAP August 2019

JAACAP August 2019: Contributing Editor Dr. Christopher Hammond interviews Dr. William R. Beardslee on the problem of depression in families and intervention approaches that address parental depression on its own and in the context of treating mental illness in children.

23 Jul 2019

Rank #20