Dr Emma Sciberras

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Publications

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2017

Early high school engagement in students with attention/deficit hyperactivity disorder

N Zendarski, E Sciberras, F Mensah, H Hiscock

(2017), Vol. 87, pp. 127-145, British journal of educational psychology, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Prenatal risk factors and the etiology of ADHD - review of existing evidence

E Sciberras, M Mulraney, D Silva, D Coghill

(2017), Vol. 19, pp. 1-8, Current psychiatry reports, New York, N.Y., C1

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Research Review: language problems in children with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - a systematic meta-analytic review

H Korrel, K Mueller, T Silk, V Anderson, E Sciberras

(2017), Vol. 58, pp. 640-654, Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Oxford, Eng., C1

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Does a brief, behavioural intervention, delivered by paediatricians or psychologists improve sleep problems for children with ADHD? Protocol for a cluster-randomised, translational trial

E Sciberras, M Mulraney, H Heussler, N Rinehart, T Schuster, L Gold, N Hayes, H Hiscock

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 1-10, BMJ open, London, Eng., C1

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Do early internalizing and externalizing problems predict later irritability in adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder?

M Mulraney, N Zendarski, F Mensah, H Hiscock, E Sciberras

(2017), Vol. 51, pp. 393-402, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, London, Eng., C1

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Systematic review of meditation-based interventions for children with ADHD

S Evans, M Ling, B Hill, N Rinehart, D Austin, E Sciberras

(2017), pp. 1-19, European child and adolescent psychiatry, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Sleep problems in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: associations with parenting style and sleep hygiene

E Sciberras, J Song, M Mulraney, T Schuster, H Hiscock

(2017), Vol. 26, pp. 1129-1139, European child and adolescent psychiatry, Berlin, Germany, C1

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2016

Autism spectrum disorder: presentation and prevalence in a nationally representative Australian sample

M Randall, E Sciberras, A Brignell, E Ihsen, D Efron, C Dissanayake, K Williams

(2016), Vol. 50, pp. 243-253, Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry, London, Eng., C1-1

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Comorbidity and correlates of disruptive mood dysregulation disorder in 6-8-year-old children with ADHD

M Mulraney, E Schilpzand, P Hazell, J Nicholson, V Anderson, D Efron, T Silk, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 25, pp. 321-330, European child and adolescent psychiatry, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Congruent validity of the strengths and difficulties questionnaire to screen for comorbidities in children with ADHD

J Bekker, D Bruck, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 20, pp. 879-888, Journal of attention disorders, London, Eng., C1-1

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Service use in children aged 6-8 years with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

D Efron, O Moisuc, V McKenzie, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 101, pp. 161-165, Archives of disease in childhood, London, Eng., C1

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A longitudinal study of risk and protective factors associated with successful transition to secondary school in youth with ADHD: prospective cohort study protocol

N Zendarski, E Sciberras, F Mensah, H Hiscock

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-11, BMC pediatrics, London, Eng., C1

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The bidirectional relationship between sleep problems and internalizing and externalizing problems in children with ADHD: a prospective cohort study

M Mulraney, R Giallo, K Lycett, F Mensah, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 17, pp. 45-51, Sleep medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Developmental brain trajectories in children with ADHD and controls: a longitudinal neuroimaging study

T Silk, S Genc, V Anderson, D Efron, P Hazell, J Nicholson, M Kean, C Malpas, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-9, BMC Psychiatry, London, Eng., C1

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Sleep and self-regulation from birth to 7 years: a retrospective study of children with and without attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder at 8 to 9 years

K Williams, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 37, pp. 385-394, Journal of developmental & behavioral pediatrics, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

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Association between autism symptoms and functioning in children with ADHD

J Green, E Sciberras, V Anderson, D Efron, N Rinehart

(2016), Vol. 10, pp. 922-928, Archives of disease in childhood, London, Eng., C1

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Association between autism symptoms and family functioning in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a community-based study

J Green, N Rinehart, V Anderson, D Efron, J Nicholson, B Jongeling, P Hazell, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 25, pp. 1307-1318, European child & adolescent psychiatry, Berlin, Germany, C1

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The diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in Australian children: current paediatric practice and parent perspective

D Efron, E Sciberras, H Hiscock, B Jongeling, K Lycett, M Bisset, G Smith

(2016), Vol. 52, pp. 410-416, Journal of paediatrics and child health, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Sleep problem trajectories and well-being in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a prospective cohort study

K Lycett, E Sciberras, H Hiscock, F Mensah

(2016), Vol. 37, pp. 405-414, Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

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Children referred for evaluation for ADHD: comorbidity profiles and characteristics associated with a positive diagnosis

D Efron, H Bryson, K Lycett, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. 42, pp. 718-724, Child: care, health and development, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Relationship between executive functioning and symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder in 6-8 year old children

R Neely, J Green, E Sciberras, P Hazell, V Anderson

(2016), Vol. 46, pp. 3270-3280, Journal of autism and developmental disorders, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Health-related impairments in young children with ADHD: a community-based study

E Sciberras, M Bisset, P Hazell, J Nicholson, V Anderson, K Lycett, B Jongeling, D Efron

(2016), Vol. 42, pp. 709-717, Child: care, health and development, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Family and community predictors of comorbid language, socioemotional and behavior problems at school entry

N Hughes, E Sciberras, S Goldfeld

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-11, PLoS One, San Francsico, Calif., C1

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Association between teacher-reported symptoms of autism spectrum disorder and child functioning in children With ADHD

D Clayton, J Green, N Rinehart, E Sciberras

(2016), Vol. In Press, pp. 1-8, Journal of attention disorders, Thousand Oaks, Calif., C1

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2015

Healthcare costs associated with language difficulties up to 9 years of age: Australian population-based study

E Sciberras, E Westrupp, M Wake, J Nicholson, N Lucas, F Mensah, L Gold, S Reilly

(2015), Vol. 17, pp. 41-52, International journal of speech-language pathology, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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The efficacy of a brief behavioral sleep intervention in school-aged children with ADHD and comorbid autism spectrum disorder

N Papadopoulos, E Sciberras, H Hiscock, M Mulraney, J Mc Gillivray, N Rinehart

(2015), pp. 1-10, Journal of attention disorders, London, Eng., C1

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Physical functioning, emotional, and behavioral problems in children with ADHD and comorbid ASD : a cross-sectional study

S Thomas, E Sciberras, K Lycett, N Papadopoulos, N Rinehart

(2015), Journal of attention disorders, Thousand Oaks, Calif., C1

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Longitudinal associations between internalizing and externalizing comorbidities and functional outcomes for children with ADHD

D Armstrong, K Lycett, H Hiscock, E Care, E Sciberras

(2015), Vol. 46, pp. 736-748, Child psychiatry and human development, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Association between sleep and working memory in children with ADHD: a cross-sectional study

E Sciberras, A DePetro, F Mensah, H Hiscock

(2015), Vol. 16, pp. 1192-1197, Sleep medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Improving survey response rates from parents in school-based research using a multi-level approach

E Schilpzand, E Sciberras, D Efron, V Anderson, J Nicholson

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 1-11, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1-1

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Behavioral sleep problems and internalizing and externalizing comorbidities in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

K Lycett, E Sciberras, F Mensah, H Hiscock

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 31-40, European child and adolescent psychiatry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Autism spectrum disorder symptoms in children with ADHD: a community-based study

J Green, N Rinehart, V Anderson, J Nicholson, B Jongeling, E Sciberras

(2015), Vol. 47, pp. 175-184, Research in developmental disabilities, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Comparing subjective measures of behavioral sleep problems in children with ADHD: a cross-sectional study

K Lycett, F Mensah, H Hiscock, E Sciberras

(2015), Vol. 16, pp. 1377-1380, Sleep medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Exploring behavioral sleep problems in children with ADHD and comorbid Autism Spectrum Disorder

S Thomas, K Lycett, N Papadopoulos, E Sciberras, N Rinehart

(2015), pp. 1-12, Journal of attention disorders, Oxford, Eng., C1

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2014

Functional status in children with ADHD at age 6-8: a controlled community study

D Efron, E Sciberras, V Anderson, P Hazell, O Ukoumunne, B Jongeling, E Schilpzand, M Bisset, J Nicholson

(2014), Vol. 134, pp. e992-e1000, Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Ill., C1-1

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A prospective study of sleep problems in children with ADHD

K Lycett, F Mensah, H Hiscock, E Sciberras

(2014), Vol. 15, pp. 1354-1361, Sleep medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Paediatricians' decision making about prescribing stimulant medications for children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

S-J Chow, E Sciberras, L Gillam, J Green, D Efron

(2014), Vol. 40, pp. 301-308, Child: care, health and development, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Language problems in children with ADHD: a community-based study

E Sciberras, K Mueller, D Efron, M Bisset, V Anderson, E Schilpzand, B Jongeling, J Nicholson

(2014), Vol. 133, pp. 793-800, Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Ill., C1-1

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Use of sleep medication in children with ADHD

D Efron, K Lycett, E Sciberras

(2014), Vol. 15, pp. 472-475, Sleep medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Behavioural sleep problems in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): protocol for a prospective cohort study

K Lycett, E Sciberras, F Mensah, A Gulenc, H Hiscock

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-8, BMJ open, London, Eng., C1-1

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Assessment of children with learning and behavioural problems: comparison of a multidisciplinary and sole paediatrician model

R Mittal, E Sciberras, J Sewell, D Efron

(2014), Vol. 50, pp. 135-140, Journal of paediatrics and child health, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Anxiety in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

E Sciberras, K Lycett, D Efron, F Mensah, B Gerner, H Hiscock

(2014), Vol. 133, pp. 801-808, Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Ill., C1-1

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2013

Health care costs associated with parent-reported ADHD: a longitudinal Australian population-based study

E Sciberras, N Lucas, D Efron, L Gold, H Hiscock, J Nicholson

(2013), pp. 1-10, Journal of attention disorders, London, Eng., C1-1

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Current Australian pediatric practice in the assessment and treatment of ADHD.

D Efron, S Davies, E Sciberras

(2013), Vol. 13, pp. 328-333, Academic pediatric association, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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The Children's Attention Project: a community-based longitudinal study of children with ADHD and non-ADHD controls.

E Sciberras, D Efron, E Schilpzand, V Anderson, B Jongeling, P Hazell, O Ukoumunne, J Nicholson

(2013), Vol. 13, pp. 1-11, BMC psychiatry, London, Eng., C1-1

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2012

Unmet developmental, behavioral, and psychosocial needs in children attending pediatric outpatient clinics

A Rhodes, E Sciberras, F Oberklaid, M South, S Davies, D Efron

(2012), Vol. 33, pp. 469-478, Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

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Relationship between symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and family functioning: a community-based study

A Cussen, E Sciberras, O Ukoumunne, D Efron

(2012), Vol. 171, pp. 271-280, European journal of pediatrics, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Bullying and peer victimisation in adolescent girls with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

E Sciberras, J Ohan, V Anderson

(2012), Vol. 43, pp. 254-270, Child psychiatry & human development, New York, N.Y., C1-1

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2011

Managing sleep problems in school aged children with ADHD: a pilot randomised controlled trial

E Sciberras, M Fulton, D Efron, F Oberklaid, H Hiscock

(2011), Vol. 12, pp. 932-935, Sleep medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Predictors of parent-reported attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children aged 6-7 years: a national longitudinal study

E Sciberras, O Ukoumunne, D Efron

(2011), Vol. 39, pp. 1025-1034, Journal of abnormal child psychology, New York, N.Y., C1-1

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The child's experience of ADHD

E Sciberras, D Efron, A Iser

(2011), Vol. 15, pp. 321-327, Journal of attention disorders, London, Eng., C1-1

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2010

Study protocol: the sleeping sound with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder project

E Sciberras, D Efron, B Gerner, M Davey, F Mensah, F Oberklaid, H Hiscock

(2010), Vol. 10, pp. 1-9, BMC pediatrics, London, Eng., C1-1

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Information needs of parents of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

E Sciberras, S Iyer, D Efron, J Green

(2010), Vol. 49, pp. 150-157, Clinical pediatrics, Thousand Oaks, Calif., C1-1

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The diagnostic outcomes of children with suspected attention deficit hyperactivity disorder following multidisciplinary assessment

D Efron, E Sciberras

(2010), Vol. 46, pp. 392-397, Journal of paediatrics and child health, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Impact of a sleep intervention in ADHD: translational randomised trial

Dr Harriet Hiscock, Dr Emma Sciberras, A/Prof Helen Heussler, Prof Frank Oberklaid, Prof Nicole Rinehart, Dr Michelle Wiest, A/Prof Lisa Gold

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2017: $29,200
  • 2016: $8,892
  • 2015: $9,930
  • 2014: $19,565

Tailoring a brief sleep intervention for autism: a randomised controlled trial

Prof Nicole Rinehart, Dr Emma Sciberras, Dr Harriet Hiscock, Prof Katrina Williams, Prof Jane McGillivray, EM/Prof Patricia Howlin, Ms Nicole Papadopoulos

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2017: $83,587
  • 2016: $89,902

How can we improve outcomes for children with common developmental conditions?

Dr Emma Sciberras, Prof Nicole Rinehart, A/Prof Harriet Hiscock

NHMRC ECF - Early Career Fellowship

  • 2015: $32,925

Does the treatment of anxiety in children with ADHD improve outcomes? A large-scale randomised controlled trial

Dr Emma Sciberras, A/Prof Harriet Hiscock, Dr Daryl Efron, Dr Katherine Lee, Dr Cathy Mihalopoulos

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2017: $23,074
  • 2016: $25,298

Improving outcomes for children with ADHD: mapping developmental trajectories and developing targeted interventions

Dr Emma Sciberras

NHMRC CDF - Career Development Fellowship

  • 2017: $33,844
  • 2016: $106,262

Industry and Other Funding

Getting children moving: An evaluation of the effectiveness of the Joy of Moving program in Australian primary school aged children

Prof Nicole Rinehart, Prof Jane McGillivray, A/Prof Peter Enticott, A/Prof David Austin, Dr Emma Sciberras, Ms Nicole Papadopoulos, Dr Jarrad Lum, Dr Christian Hyde

  • 2017: $280,000

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report