Prof. Dr. Susanne Walitza

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Current research projects

Project leader Project title
Berger Franscini PURPOSE: Placebo-controlled trial in subjects at Ultra-high Risk for Psychosis with Omega-3 fatty acids in Europe
Grünblatt Effect of serotonin 1A and 1B autoreceptors on cell signaling in rat raphe nucleus cells.
Walitza Psychose-Risikokriterien im Kindes- und Jugendalter (BEARS)

Completed research projects

Project leader Project title
Aebi Bessler A game theoretic approach to analyze male adolescents social behavior
Ball Walitza Evaluation of cognitiv-behavioral group therapy with parent of ADHD children "Active parents"
Bartl Impact of methylphenidate on brain development: risk or benefit? An experimental neural stem cell study
Bessler Juvenile Delinquency in the Canton of Zurich - Analysis of 106 forensic expert opinions of juvenile offenders
Bessler Aebi Juvenile Sexual Offenders in the Canton of Zurich: Demographic Factors, Psychopathology, Offence Characteristics and Recidivism
Bessler Czuczor Steinhausen Differences and Similarities in the development, socialization and personality of juvenile offenders with and without sexual offences.
Bessler Nigl Effectiveness of a standardized treatment program for juveniles who have committed sexual offences
Bessler Nigl Aebi Walitza Efficacy of relapse prevention techniques and social skills training for juveniles who have sexually offended
Bessler Plattner Psychopathology, personality variables, psychosocial background and irritability in juvenile detainees in the Canton Zurich
Brandeis Resting states of the brain and state dependent information processing in health and disease- linking resting state and task regulation in development and ADHD
Linking the major system markers for typical and atypical brain development: a multimodal imaging and spectroscopy study
Developing neural specialization for print and dyslexia (LELE - "Lesenlernen")
Dyslexia genes and neurobiological pathways (NEURODYS)
Neural print tuning and persistence of dyslexia
Brandeis Banaschewski Rothenberger Kuntsi Multicenter ERP mapping of attention and control in ADHD subtypes (MUCHMAP, NeuroImage)
Brem Early- vs. late-onset obsessive compulsive disorder: Neural correlates of distinct endophenotypes?
Neuronal markers of grapheme-phoneme training response for prediction of successful reading acquisition in children at familial risk for developmental dyslexia
Christiaanse-Brezinka Computer games to support cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) in children
Della Casa Schmid Validation of a satisfaction questionnaire with inpatient child and adolescent psychiatric treaments
Della Casa Steinhausen The quality of involvement of non residental fathers
Drechsler Standardization and evaluation of the German version of the “Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function” (BRIEF)
Standardization and clinical validation of the German version of the Conners 3.
Neurofeedback and computerized cognitive training in different settings for children and adolescents with ADHD
Drechsler Steinhausen Cognitive flexibility and decision-making in adolescents with eating disorders
Standardization of the Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function "BRIEF"
Drechsler Zulauf-Logoz Walitza Steinhausen Clinical Diagnosis of Behavioral Regulation in Children
Grünblatt Biomarkers for dementia in the longitudinal VITA-Study
Platelet rich plasma MAO-B activity protocol
Expression of neurotransmitter receptors and signalling molecules in post-mortem brain: correlation with developmental stages and genotypes
Influence of methylphendidate on the intercellular and synaptic localization of the dompamine and noradrenergic transporter
Analysis of D-amino acid oxidase (DAO) and DAO activator (DAOA) gene and their role in schizophrenia
Prenatal stress as a risk factor for ADHD
Biomarkers and risk factors for dementia and depression in the Vienna-Transdanube Aging (VITA) Study
Insulin resistant Brain state and Alzheimer's disease
Effect of EquazenTM in combination with Iron Zink and Vitamin B5 on neuronal cell line model for Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Grünblatt Walitza Spontaneous hypertensive rats (SHR) as an animal model for ADHD?
Genetic association of Oxytocin gene in Autism
Methylphenidate mechanism of action in neuronal cell culture (Verein Neurowiss. Tagungen)
Hauser Grabner Brain mechanisms of successful mathematics learning: The functional relevance of the posterior parietal cortex in the acquisition of arithmetic skills
Huber Closed-loop stimulation during slow wave sleep
High-density electroencephalography in children and adolescents with an affective disorder or a psychosis
Exploring diurnal changes in markers of cortical plasticity using multimodal imaging in healthy children and adolescents and in patients with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Sleep as a model to understand and manipulate cortical activity in order to promote neuroplasticity and functional recovery after stroke
The impact of microglia on markers of cortical maturation during the pruning period
Effects of LTE exposure on human electrophysiology
Effekt eines intensiven Arbeitsgedächtnistrainings auf die Gehirnstruktur von Kindern und Jugendlichen
Huber Brandeis Differences in brain activity in children/adolescents with an attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder measured with high-density EEG during sleep
Imbach Steinhausen Mental Health and psychiatric disorders of juvenile offenders. An epidemiological, developmental and psychopathological study.
Jäncke Brandeis Drechsler Steinhausen Advanced neurofeedback with direct training of specific brain regions in ADHD adults and children
Jenny Evaluation of the Social Skills Group-Training for Adolescents with Autism-Spectrum-Disorder (KOMPASS)
Manetsch Interventions for Young Sexual Offenders - A systematic review.
Marinova Walitza Grünblatt Serotonin receptor 2A (HTR2A) and 1A (HTR1A) signaling in rat cortical neurons and lymphocytes from children and adolescents with early-onset obsessive-compulsive disorder: role of histone deacetylase inhibition and receptor polymorphism.
O'Gorman Martin Michels Daniel Combining Neurospectroscopy, functional MRI and EEG during mental operations (cognition)
Pauli Titze School absent behavior and mental disorder in childhood and adolescence. Development and evaluation of an intervention model
Plattner Aebi Psychopathology, personality and psychosocial background of detained juveniles
Rössler Early detection of psychosis in children and adolescents: An evaluation of current at-risk criteria (ZINEP)
Steinhausen Multilevel Family Assessment of ADHD (MFAA)
Standardization of the Developmental Behavior Checklist
Steinhausen Brandeis Drechsler The course of hyperkinetic disorders in childhood and adolescence. A developmental-behavioral, neuropsychological, and neurophysiological study
Steinhausen Kuhn Winkler Metzke Aebi Effects of an internet-based assessement of child and adolescent psychopathology (DAWBA) on clinical decision making.
Steinhausen Maffezzoni Efficacy of dialectical behavior therapy adapted for impulsive and suicidal adolescents at the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in Zurich
Steinhausen Pauli Winkler Metzke Motivations, attitudes, self-related cognitions, and social support in adolescents with eating disorders
Steinhausen Winkler Metzke Mental health and psychiatric disorders in adolescence. An epidemiological and developmental psychopathological study
Titze The representation of the parent-child relationship. A diagnosis related intervention for disorders in the parent-child relationship
von Aster The development of cerebral pathways for calculation: a neuropsychological and fMRI study in children and adults
Development of diagnostic instruments for number processing and calculation in children
Developmental Dyscalculia - Behavioral Characteristics, Neuronal Correlates, and Intervention
von Aster Weinhold Zulauf Bilingual scholastic development: chances and risks
Walitza Addictive and/or compulsive behaviour in children and adolescents: translating pre-clinical results into therapies (EMTICS)
Pharmacovigilance in children and adolescents
Functional molecular genetics: genotype-phenotype correlation and linkage analysis in attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Drugs Use Chronic Effects (ADDUCE)
Swiss Early Intervention Project in Autism: An Evaluation of Early Intervention Outcome (SWEIPA)
Bundesprogramm Chancengleichheit
Methylphenidate effects in cell culture and children
Molecular Pathogenesis of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Syndrome
Association studies of cognitive functions and biomarkers in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders.
Walitza Ball Grünblatt Genetic studies in early onset obsessive-compulsive disorders
Walitza Brandeis Aggression subtyping for improved insight and treatment innovation in psychiatric disorders (Aggressotype)
Walitza Brandeis Drechsler Grünblatt Genetic interactions with neuropsychological and electrophysiological parameters in ADHD- The Zurich Multimodal Family Assessment Study on ADHD (MFAA) study
Walitza Brem Neuroimaging of cognitive flexibility and action monitoring in paediatric obsessive -compulsive disorder (OCD) and attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Walitza Grünblatt Gundelfinger Genetics in high functioning Autism
Walitza Grünblatt Gundelfinger Werling Genetic studies in Autism
Walitza Grünblatt Werling Family-based association study of ADHD
Walitza Lange Cognitiv functions in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Walitza Lange Bobrowski Endophenotyping of Autism
Walitza Marinova Identification of biomarkers for obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents
Walitza Rössler Biomarkers and genetic risk factors in at risk subjects for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder- ZInEP Project
Walitza Steinhausen Zurich longitudinal and Family study (ZüLFS)
Walitza Stopper Effect of dopaminergic drugs on genomic stability
Walitza Werling Ball Family Studies in ADHD
Wettach Aebi Evaluation of a manualized group therapy for children with oppositional defiant disorder
Wilhelm Emotional Memory Consolidation during Sleep in Adolescents with and without Anxiety
Does cueing during sleep help adolescents forget conditioned fears?
Zulauf Logoz Language effects in autogenic training with children
Translation of relaxation exercises for children into swiss dialect
Zulauf Logoz Prün Temperament and character in adolescents related to externalizing and internalizing disorders

Last update 01.03.2016