Dr. Susan Young

 

Treatment Manuals

Young. (2009). RAPID: Reasoning and Problem Solving for Inattentive Detectives. London: Psychology Services Limited.

Young, S.J. & Ross, R.R. (2007). R&R2 for ADHD Youths and Adults: A Prosocial Competence Training Program. Ottawa: Cognitive Centre of Canada

 

Books

Young, S. & Bramham, J. (2013). Psychoterapia Poznawczo-Behawioralna ADHD Nastolatków I Dorosłych: Praktyczny Przewodnik Po Terapii. Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN SA. 

Asherson, P., Young, S., Adamou, M., Bolea, B., Coghill, D., Gudjonsson, G., Kustow, J., Muller, U., Pitts, M., & Thome, J. (2013) Handbook for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults. London: Springer Healthcare Ltd

Young, S. & Bramham, J  (2012). Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for ADHD Adolescents and Adults: A Psychological Guide to Practice, Second Edition.   Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Young, S., Kopelman, M. & Gudjonsson, G. (Eds). (2009). Forensic Neuropsychology in Practice: A Guide to Assessment and Legal Processes.
Oxford University Press.

Young, S. & Bramham, J.
(2007). ADHD in Adults: A Psychological Guide to Practice. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

 

Book Chapters

Young, S. (2009). Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In Young, S., Kopelman, M. & Gudjonsson, G. (Eds.) Forensic Neuropsychology in Practice: A Guide to Assessment and Legal Processes. Oxford University Press.

Young, S. (2007). Forensic Aspects of ADHD. In Fitzgerald, M., Bellgrove, M. & Gill, M. (Eds.) Handbook of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder. Chichester: Wiley.

Young, S. (2007). Cognitive Behavoural Treatment of ADHD. In Fitzgerald, M., Bellgrove, M. & Gill, M. (Eds.) Handbook of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder. Chichester: Wiley.

Young, S. & Toone, B. (2006). Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In Newrith, C. Meux, C. & Taylor, P. (Eds.) Personality Disorder and Serious Offending: Hospital Treatment Models. London: Hodder Arnold.

Young, S. (2002). A model of psychotherapy for adults with ADHD. In Goldstein, S. & Teeter, A. (Eds.) Clinical Interventions for Adult ADHD: A Comprehensive Approach. Harcourt Academic Press.


Academic Journals

Publications in submission

Young, S., Gonzalez, R., Fridman, M., Hodgkins, P., & Gudjonsson, G. The economic consequences of ADHD in the Scottish prison system. To be submitted to Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica.

Sigfusdottir ID, Asgeirsdottir BB, Hall HA, Sigurdsson JF, Young S, & Gudjonsson GH.  An epidemiological study of ADHD and Conduct Disorder: Does Family Conflict moderate the association? Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.

Dhanani, S., de Belleroche, J., Gray, N.S., Kumari, V., Puri, B.K., Snowden, R.J., Young, S., & Sen, P. (in submission).  A systematic review of the heritability for specific psychopathic traits.  CNS Spectrums. 11.07.16.

Sedgwick, O., Young, S., Baumeister, D., Greer, B., Das, M.  and Kumari, V. Neuropsychology and emotion processing in violent individuals with antisocial personality disorder or schizophrenia: the same or different? A systematic review and meta-analysis.  Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 12.12.16.

González R, Gudjonsson G.H., Vélez Pastrana M.C., Ginsberg Y, Konstenius M, Albizu C E, Sigurdsson J.F. & Young S.  Exploratory and confirmatory analysis of the Wender Utah Rating Scale for ADHD symptoms: A cross-cultural prison study.  Psychological Assessment

Young S, González R, Gudjonsson GH. Health-related quality of life in prisoners with head injury and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). To be submitted to European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience.

Young S, González R, Mullens, Mutch L, Mallet-Lambert I, Gudjonsson GH. Neurodevelopmental disorders in prison inmates: comorbidity and combined associations with psychiatric symptoms and behavioural disturbance. J Psychiatric Research 20.5.16

Young, S., Das, M. & Gudjonsson, G. Reasoning and Rehabilitation cognitive skills programme for mentally disordered offenders: Predictors of outcome. World Journal of Psychiatry

 

In Press Publications

Mortlock, A., Puzzo, I., Taylor, S., Kumari, V., Young, S., Sengupta, S., & Das, M. Enrichment activities in the medical school psychiatry programme – could this be a key to engaging medical students in psychiatry? A study from a high secure forensic psychiatric UK hospital. BMC Psychiatry

Young S, González R, Wolff K, Xenitidis K, Mutch L, Mallet-Lambert I & Gudjonsson GH. Transitions and motivations for substance misuse in prison inmates with ADHD and conduct disorder: Validation of a new instrument. Journal of Dual Diagnosis.

Young S, González R, Wolff K., Xenitidis, K., Mutch L, Mallet-Lambert I & Gudjonsson GH. Substance and alcohol misuse, drug pathways and offending behaviours in association with ADHD in prison inmates. Journal of Attention Disorders

 

Online

Young, S., Khondoker, M, Emilsson, B., Sigurdsson, J.F., Philipp-Wiegmann, F., Baldursson, G., Olafsdottir, H., Gudjonsson, G. (2016). A randomized controlled trial reporting functional outcomes of cognitive behavoural therapy in medication-treated adults with ADHD and comorbicd psychopathology. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, 1-10, doi:10.1007/s00406-016-0735-0

Young, S., Greer, B. & Church, R.  (2016).  Juvenile Delinquency, Welfare, Justice and Therapeutic Interventions:  A Global Perspective.  British Journal of Psychiatry Bulletin, 1-9.  Doi:10.1192/pb.bp.115.052274

Young, S, Absoud M, Blackburn C, Branney P, Colley B, Farrag E, Fleisher S, Gregory G, Gudjonsson GH, Kim K,  O’Malley K, Plant M, Rodriguez A, Ozer S, Takon I, Woodhouse E & Mukherjee R (2016). Guidelines for Identification and Treatment of Individuals with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Associated Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Based upon Expert Consensus.  BMC Psychiatry, 16:324, doi:10.1186/s12888-016-1027-y

Young, S., Adamou, M., Asherson, P., Coghill, D., Colley, B., Gudjonsson, G., Hollis, H., McCarthy, J., Müller, U., Moli, P., Pitts, M. & Arif, M.  (2016) Recommendations for the transition of patients with ADHD from child to adult healthcare services:  a consensus statement from the UK Adult ADHD Network. BMC Psychiatry, 16:301. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-016-1013-4

Young, S., Khondoker, M, Emilsson, B., Sigurdsson, J.F., Philipp-Wiegmann, G., Baldursson, G., Olafsdottir, H., Gudjonsson, G. (2015) Cognitive behavioral therapy in medication-treated adults with ADHD and comorbid psyhopathology: A randomized controlled trial using multi-level analysis.  Psychological Medicine  http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291715000756

Young, S., & Sedgwick, O. (in press). Substance use and ADHD: an evaluation of causal hypotheses and treatment considerations. Expert Review Neurotherapeutics

Gonzalez, R.., Gudjonsson, G., Wells, J., & Young, S.  The role of emotional distress and ADHD on institutional behavioral disturbance and recidivism among offenders.  Journal of Attention Disorders, Prepublished on July 26, 2013.   http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1087054713493322

Young, S., Taylor, E. & Gudjonsson, G.H.  Childhood predictors of offending:  Results from a 19 year longitudinal epidemiological study of boys.  Journal of Attention Disorders.  Prepublished on November, 29, 2012. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1087054712461934


2016 Publications

McCarthy J, Chaplin E, Underwood L, Forrester A, Hayward H, Sabet J, Young S, Asherson P, Mills R, Murphy, DGM. (2015). Characteristics of prisoners with neurodevelopmental disorders and difficulties. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 60(3), 201-206.

Ashwood, K.L, Gillan, N., Horder, J, Hayward, H., Woodhouse, E., McEwen, F., Findon, J., Eklund, H., Spain, D., Wilson, C.E., Cadman, T., Young, S., Stoencheva, V., Murphy, C.M., Robertson, D., Charman, T., Bolton, P., Glaser, K., Asherson, P., Simonoff, E., & Murphy, D.G.  (2016). Predicting the diagnosis of autism in adults using the Autism-Spectrum Quotient (AQ) questionnaire Psychological Medicine, 46(12).

Young, S., Jacobson, R., Einzig, S., Gray, K. & Gudjonsson, G. (2016). Can we recognise malingerers? The association between malingering, personality traits and clinical impression among complainants in civil compensation cases. Personality and Individual Differences, 98, 235-238.

Gonzalez, R., Gudjonsson, G., Wells, J., & Young, S.  (2016).  The role of emotional distress and ADHD on institutional behavioral disturbance and recidivism among offenders.  Journal of Attention Disorders, 20, 368-78

Young S, González R, Mutch L., Mallet-Lambert I., O’Rourke L., Hickey N, Asherson P & Gudjonsson GH. (2016) Diagnostic accuracy of a brief screening tool for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in UK prison inmates. Psychological Medicine , 46, 1449-1458

Gudjonsson, G.H., Sigurdsson, J.F., Sigfusdottir, I.D., Asgeirsdottir, B.B., González, R.A. & Young, S.  (2016) A national epidemiological study investigating risk factors for police interrogation and false confession among juveniles and young persons. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 51, 359-367

Young, S., Taylor, E. & Gudjonsson, G.H.  (2016) Childhood predictors of offending:  Results from a 19 year longitudinal epidemiological study of boys.  J Attention Disorders, 20(3), 206-213

Sedgwick, O., Young, S., Das, M. & Kumari, V. (2016). Objective predictors of outcome in forensic mental health services – a systematic review. CNS Spectrums, 21(6), 430-444.

 

2015

Young, S., Sedgwick, O., Perkins, D., Lister, H., Southgate, K., Das, M., Kumari, V. & Gudjonsson, G.H. (2015). Measuring Victim Empathy among Mentally Disordered Offenders: Validating VERA-2.  J of Psychiatric Research, 60, 156-162.

Young, S., Sedgwick, O., Fridman, M., Gudjonsson, G., Hodgkins, P., Lantigua, M., & González, R. A. (2015). Co-morbid psychiatric disorders among incarcerated ADHD populations: a meta-analysis. Psychological medicine, 45(12), 2499-2510.

Jotangia, A., Rees-Jones, A., Gudjonsson, G.H. & Young, S. (2015) A multi-site controlled trial of the R&R2MHP cognitive skills program for mentally disordered female offenders.  International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 59, 539-559.

Arnold, L.E., Hodgkins, P., Caci, H., Kahle, J., & Young, S.  (2015) Effect of Treatment on Long-term Outcomes in ADHD:  A Systematic Review .  PLoS ONE, 10(2), e0116407.  

Young, S., Moss, D., Sedgwick, O., Fridman, M., & Hodgkins, P. (2015) A meta-analysis of the prevalence of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in incarcerated populations.  Psychological Medicine, 45(02), 247-258 http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291714000762

Young, S., & Sedgwick, O. (2015). Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and substance use: an evaluation of causal hypotheses and treatment considerations. Expert Review Neurotherapeutics, 15(9), 1005-14. 

McCarthy JM, Chaplin E, Underwood L, Forrester A, Hayward H, Sabet J, Young S, Asherson P, Mills R, Murphy, D. (2015). Screening and diagnostic assessment of neurodevelopmental disorders in a male prison. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities and Offending Behaviour, 6. 102-111

Young, S, Gudjonsson, G.H., O’Rourke, L., Woodhouse, E., Ashwood, K., Murphy, M. & Asherson, P.  (2015) Attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder and associated functional impairments in mentally disordered offenders Psychiatry Research, 230, 387-393

Young, S., Khondoker, M, Emilsson, B., Sigurdsson, J.F., Philipp-Wiegmann, F., Baldursson, G., Olafsdottir, H., Gudjonsson, G. (2015) Cognitive behavioral therapy in medication-treated adults with ADHD and comorbid psychopathology: A randomized controlled trial using multi-level analysis. Psychological Medicine, 45(13), 2793-804http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291715000756

 

2014

Scully, C., Young, S., & Bramham, J. (2014). Characterising the psychiatric comorbidities among adults with ADHD who have a history of offending.  The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology, 25(5), 535-555

Thomason, K, Gudjonsson, G.H., Morris, R., German, E., & Young, S.  Sociomoral reasoning in adults with ADHD AIMS Public Health, 1(3), 147-159 http://aimspress.ijournals.cn/aimsph/ch/reader/view_abstract.aspx?file_no=20140303&flag=1

Bolea-Alamañac, B., Nutt, D.J., Adamou, M., Asherson, P., Bazire, S., Coghill, D., Heal, D., Müller, U., Nash, J., Santosh, P., Sayal, K., Sonuga-Barke, E., Young, S.J. and for the Consensus Group (2014), Evidence-based guidelines for the pharmacological management of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Update on recommendations from the British Association for Psychopharmacology.  Journal of Psychopharmacology, 28(3), 179-203. http://jop.sagepub.com/content/28/3/179

Hollingdale, J., Woodhouse, E., Asherson, P., Gudjonsson, G.H. & Young, S.  (2014)  A pilot study examining ADHD and behavioural disturbance in female mentally disordered offenders. AIMS Public Health,1(2), 100-108. http://aimspress.com/aimsph/ch/reader/view_abstract.aspx?file_no=20140206&flag=1

Young, S., Gudjonsson, G.H., Goodwin, E.J., Jotangia, A., Farooq, R., Haddrick, D. & Adamou, M.  (2014) Beyond the gates: identifying and managing offenders with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in community probation services.  AIMS Public Health, 1, 33-42.

Huntley, Z. & Young, S. (2014).  Alcohol and substance use history among ADHD adults: the relationship with persistent remitting symptoms, personality, employment and history of service use.  Journal of Attention Disorders, 18, 82-90.

Deane, H. & Young, S.J.  (2014). Navigating adolescence: an epidemiological follow-up of adaptive functioning in girls with childhood ADHD symptoms and conduct disorder.  Journal of Attention Disorders, 18(1), 44-51.

Gudjonsson, G.H., Sigurdsson, J.F., Sigfusdottir, I.D., & Young. S. (2014). A national epidemiological study of offending and its relationship with ADHD symptoms and associated risk factors.  Journal of Attention Disorders, 18(1)3-13.

  

2013

Young, S., Goodwin, E.J., Sedgwick, O. & Gudjonsson, G.H.  (2013). The effectiveness of police custody assessments in identifying suspects with intellectual disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.BMC Medicine 11:248, http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7015/11/248

Young, S., Hopkin, G., Perkins, D., Farr, C., Doidge, A., & Gudjonsson, G.H. (2013). A controlled trial of a cognitive skills program for personality disordered offenders.  Journal of Attention Disorders, 17, 598-607.

Gudjonsson, G.H., Sigurdsson, J.F., Adalssteinsson, T., & Young S. (2013). The relationship between ADHD symptoms, mood instability, and self-reported offending.  Journal of Attention Disorders. 17(4), 339-346.

Adamou, M., Arif, M., Asherson, P, Aw, T., Bolea, B., Coghill, D., Gudjonsson, G., Halmoy, A., Hodgkins, P., Muller, U., Pitts, M., Trakoli, A., Williams, N., & Young, S.  (2013). Consensus statement: Occupational issues of adults with ADHD.  BMC Psychiatry, 13(1):59. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-244X-13-59

  

2012

Huntley Z, Maltezos S, Williams C, Morinan A, Hammon A, Ball D, Marshall EJ, Keaney F, Young  S, Bolton P, Glaser K, Howe-Forbes R, Kuntsi J, Xenitidis K, Murphy D, & Asherson P.  (2012) Rates of undiagnosed attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in London drug and alcohol detoxification units.  BMC Psychiatry, 12:223. 

Bramham, J., Murphy, D., Xenitidis, K., Asherson, P., Hopkin, G., & Young, S. (2012) Adults with ADHD; An investigation of age-related differences in behavioural symptoms, neuropsychological function and comorbidity.  Psychological Medicine. 42, 2225-2234.

Harpin, V. & Young, S.  (2012).  The Challenge of ADHD and Youth Offending.  Focus Issue:  The Management of ADHD in Children, Young People and Adults.  Cutting Edge Psychiatry in Practice, 2, 138-143.

Shaw, M, Hodgkins, P, Caci, S, Young, S, Kahle, J, Woods, A, Arnold, LG.  (2012).  A Systematic Review and Analysis of Long-term Outcomes in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Effects of Treatment and Non-treatment.  BMC Medicine, 10; 99, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1741-7015-10-99

Bolea B, Adamou M, Arif M, Asherson P, Gudjonsson G, Muller U, Nutt DJ, Pitts M, Thome J, Young S: (2012).  ADHD matures: time for practitioners to do the same? J Psychopharmacology , 26, 766-770. 

Gudjonsson, G. H., Wells, J., & Young, S.  (2012). Personality Disorders and Clinical Syndromes in ADHD Prisoners. Journal of Attention Disorders, 16, 305-314

Gudjonsson, G.H., Sigurdsson, J.F., Sigfusdottir, I.D. & Young S.  (2012).  False confessions to police and their relationship with conduct disorder, ADHD, and life adversity.  Personality and Individual Differences, 52, 696-701

Gudjonsson, G., H., Sigurdsson, J. F., Sigfusdottir, I. D., & Young, S. (2012).  An epidemiological study of ADHD symptoms among young persons and the relationship with ciga rette smoking, alcohol consumption, and illicit drug use.  Journal of Child Psychiatry and Psychology, 53, 304-312. 

Hodgkins, P, Arnold, L.G., Shaw, M, Caci, H, Kahle, J, Woods, A.G., Young, S., (2012)  A systematic review of long-term outcomes in ADHD: global publication trends.  Frontiers in Psychiatry, 2:84. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2011.00084