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European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Editor-in-Chief: Johannes Hebebrand

ISSN: 1018-8827 (print version)
ISSN: 1435-165X (electronic version)

Journal no. 787

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Johannes Hebebrand
Dept. of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy
Rheinische Kliniken
LVR Klinikum Essen, University of Duisburg-Essen
Wickenburgerstr. 21
45147 Essen, Germany


Alan Apter
Tel Aviv University
Department of Psychiatry
P.O. Box 39040
Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel

Graeme Fairchild
University of Bath
Department of Psychology
10 West
Bath BA2 7AY, United Kingdom

Bruno Fallisard
Maison de Solenn
97 Bld de Port Royal
75679 Paris cedex 14, France

Pieter J. Hoekstra
University Medical Center Groningen
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Hanzeplein 1
9713 GZ Groningen, The Netherlands

Michael Kaess
Universitäre Psychiatrische Dienste Bern (UPD)
Universitätsklinik für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie
Bolligenstraße 111
3000 Bern 30, Switzerland

Nanda N.J. Lambregts-Rommelse
University Medical Centre Nijmegen
Dept. of Psychiatry 966
P.O.Box 9101
6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Maria Melchior
Hôpital Paul Brousse
16 avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier
94800 Villejuif, France

Nadia Micali
Behavioural and Brain Sciences
UnitUCL Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street
London WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom

Carmen Moreno
Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department
Calle del Dr. Esquerdo, 46,
28007 Madrid, Spain

Guilherme Vanoni Polanczyk
Department of Psychiatry
University of São Paulo Medical School
Rua Dr. Ovídio Pires de Campos 785
05403-010 São Paulo, SP Brazil

Veit Roessner
Klinik und Poliklinik für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie
und -psychotherapie
Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus
an der Technischen Universität Dresden
Fetscherstraße 74
01307 Dresden, Germany

Giulia Signorini
IRCCS Istituto  - Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli
Via Pilastroni 4
25125 Brescia, Italy

Founding Editors

Herman van Engeland
Christopher Gillberg
Philip Graham
Helmut Remschmidt
Hans-Christoph Steinhausen

Former Editors

Robert Adler
Celso Arango
Catherine Barthélemy
David Coghill
M. Elena Garralda
Philippe Jeammet
Luis Augusto Rhode
Ariberth Rothenberger
Benno Graf Schimmelmann
Eric Taylor
Anita Thapar
Frank C. Verhulst
Allesandro Zuddas
Paul Ramchandani
Thomas M. Achenbach
Andre Sourander

ESCAP Communications Editor

Dimitris Anagnostopoulos
Korai 51, Nea Smirni
Athens, 17122

Corresponding Editors

Martine F. Flament
Dept. of Psychiatry
Royal Ottawa Hospital Care Group
1145 Carling Avenue
Room CB 2111 X
Ottawa (ON) K1Z 7K4, Canada

Patrick Dennistoun McGorry
Dept. of Psychiatry
Mental Health Service for Kids and Youth
PACE Ckinic and Early Psychosis Prevention
and Intervention Centre
University of Melbourne
Locked Bag 10
3052 Parkville (VIC), Australia

Judith Rapoport
National Institute of Mental Health
Child Psychiatry Branch
Bldg 10, Room 6N240
Rockville Pike
Bethesda (MD) 20892, USA

Peter Szatmari
Dept. of Psychiatry
Chedoke-McMaster Hospitals
Chedoke Division
Patterson Bldg., P.O.Box 2000
Station A
Hamilton (ON) L8N 3Z5, Canada

Book Review Editor

Jan K. Buitelaar

Members of the Advisory Board

Fredrik Almqvist (Helsinki, Finland)
Tobias Banaschewski (Göttingen, Germany)
Ernesto Caffo (Modena, Italy)
Michael Fitzgerald (Dublin, Ireland)
Martin Flament (Ottawa, Canada)
Eric Fombonne (Montreal, Canada)
Carina Gillberg (Göteborg, Sweden)
Ian Goodyer (Cambridge, UK)
Jonathan Green (Manchester, UK)
Anne-Liis von Knorring (Uppsala, Sweden)
Bo Larsson (Örsundsbro, Sweden)
Marion Leboyer (Paris, France)
Ruud Minderaa (Groningen, The Netherlands)
Klaus-Jürgen Neumärker (Berlin, Germany)
Rory Nicol (Leicester, UK)
Jorma Piha (Turku, Finland)
Fritz Poustka (Frankfurt, Germany)
Michael Rutter (London, UK)
Seija Sandberg (Romford, UK)
Benno Graf Schimmelmann (Hamburg, Germany)
Martin Schmidt (Mannheim, Germany)
Stephen Scott (London, UK)
Alan Stein (London, UK)
John Tsiantis (Athens, Greece)
Lorna Wing (London, UK)
Michele Zappella (Siena, Italy)

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    European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is Europe's only peer-reviewed journal entirely devoted to child and adolescent psychiatry. It aims to further a broad understanding of psychopathology in children and adolescents. Empirical research is its foundation, and clinical relevance is its hallmark.

    European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry welcomes in particular papers covering neuropsychiatry, cognitive neuroscience, genetics, neuroimaging, pharmacology, and related fields of interest. Contributions are encouraged from all around the world.

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