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The Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry  (The JCACAP) is the official journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. This open-access journal has no submission fees and no publication fees. Publishing 4 issues a year, The JCACAP contains original, previously unpublished, peer-reviewed scientific articles related to all aspects of child and adolescent psychiatry. The JCACAP is indexed in PubMed, PubMed CentralPsycINFO, CINAHL and Scopus.

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Past Issues (2011 onward)

Current Issue – Volume 30, Number 4, November 2021 

EDITORIAL
Inpatient Child Psychiatry Research: Time to be More Experimental
John D. McLennan

RESEARCH ARTICLES
Psychiatric Admissions of Children and Adolescents Across School Periods and Daylight-Saving Transitions
Ashley Nixon, Joseph De Koninck, Stephanie Greenham, Rebecca Robillard, Addo Boafo

Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor (NMDAR) Encephalitis in Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Quantitative Analysis of Reported Cases
Yam R. Giri, Allison Parrill, Sreedevi Damodar, Joshua Fogel, Nisrin Ayed, Muhammad Syed, Ijendu Korie, Sivaranjani Ayyanar, Christopher Typhair, Seema Hashmi

Longitudinal Emergence of Concurrent Mental Health and Substance Use Concerns in an Ontario SchoolBased Sample: The Research and Action for Teens Study
Joanna L. Henderson, Leanne K. Wilkins, Lisa D. Hawke, Wei Wang, Marcos Sanches, E.B. Brownlie, Joseph H. Beitchman

Parent-Child Agreement on the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview for Children andAdolescents (MINI-KID)
Erica McDonald, Sydney Whitney, Laurie Horricks, Ellen L. Lipman, Mark A. Ferro

COMMENTARY
Clomipramine in Combination with Fluvoxamine: A Potent Medication Combination for Severe or Refractory Pediatric OCD
Nathan E. Hardy, John T. Walkup

RESPONSE TO: “Clomipramine in Combination with Fluvoxamine: A Potent Medication Combination for Severe or Refractory Pediatric OCD”
Ryan Fung, Dean Elbe, S. Evelyn Stewart

CLINICAL CASE ROUNDS
Case Presentations Combining Family-Based Treatment with the Unified Protocols for Transdiagnostic Treatment of Emotional Disorders in Children and Adolescents for Comorbid Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorder
Claire Burton, Erica Allan, Sarah Eckhardt, Daniel Le Grange, Jill Ehrenreich-May, Manya Singh, Gina Dimitropoulos

A Case of Constipation and Gastrointestinal Retention of Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate Capsules in an 11-Year-Old
Usman Hameed, Asfand Khan, Hassaan Gomaa, John C. Garman, Ahmad Hameed

ARTS, LITERATURE & NATURE (ALAN)
Abel Ickowicz, Michael Cheng, John McLennan

UPDATE FROM CACAP EXECUTIVE/NOUVELLES DE LA DIRECTION DE L’ACPEA
A Time for Community and for Mental Health
Claire De Souza

Un temps pour la communauté et la santé mentale
Claire De Souza

SUPPLEMENT: ABSTRACTS FROM THE 41ST ANNUAL CACAP MEETING

SUPPLÉMENT : RÉSUMÉS DU 41e CONGRÈS ANNUEL DE L’ACPEA

Editor-in-Chief

John D. McLennan, MD, MPH, PhD, FRCPC
Clinician Investigator & Clinical Associate Professor
Departments of Psychiatry & Community Health Sciences
Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research & Education
Cumming School of Medicine
University of Calgary

Associate Editors

Brendan Andrade, PhD., C.Psych.
Clinician-Scientist
Child, Youth and Emerging Adult Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Margaret and Wallace McCain Centre for Child, Youth and Family Mental Health
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

Peter Braunberger, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor,  Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Staff Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
St. Joseph’s Care Group
Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre
Liaison with rural and remote communities, Tele-mental Health,
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Gina Dimitropoulos MSW, PhD., RSW, RMFT
Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Work
Cross appointed to the Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research
University of Calgary

Dean Elbe BSc(Pharm), PharmD, BCPP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, BC Children’s Hospital
Clinical Instructor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia
Associate Member, Division of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Dr. Elbe is also the Head of the Psychopharmacology Section of the JCACAP  

John D. Haltigan, MA, MS, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Associate Professor, Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development, University of Toronto
Research Scientist, Child and Youth Mental Health Collaborative Centre for Addiction and Mental Health & Hospital for Sick Children

Editorial Assistant

Vicki Simmons, BA, MEd
Victoria, BC
For general information on the journal, email Vicki at VSimmons@shaw.ca.

Editorial Board Members

Paul Arnold, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS) Translational Health Chair in Child and Youth Mental Health Professor, Departments of Psychiatry & Medical Genetics
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Kathryn Bennett, PhD
Professor, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact
McMaster University
Member, Offord Centre for Child Studies

Khrista Boylan, MD, FRCPC, PhD
Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Associate Professor, Offord Centre for Child Studies
McMaster Children’s Hospital

Alice Charach, MD, MSc FRCPC
Staff Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital of Sick Children
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

Kristin Cleverly, RN, PhD
CAMH Chair in Mental Health Nursing Research
Assistant Professor, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing and
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Senior Scientist, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Jennifer Crosbie, PhD., C.Psych.
Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital for Sick Children
Susan J. Bradley Health Clinician Scientist
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

Joshua Fogel, PhD
Professor, Department of Business Management
Murray Koppelman School of Business
Brooklyn College of the City University of New York
Brooklyn College, CUNY

Nathalie Gingras, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Professeure, Département de psychiatrie et de neurosciences
Faculté de médecine
Université Laval

Rebecca Haines-Saah, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Laurence Y. Katz, MD, FRCPC
Professor of Psychiatry & Section Head, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Medical Director, Child and Adolescent Mental Health,
Health Sciences Centre Site, Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba

Faye Mishna, PhD
The Margaret and Wallace McCain Family Chair in Child and Family
Professor, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work and Department of Psychiatry
University of Toronto

Amanda S. Newton, BScN, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta

Dorothy Reddy, MD, FRCPC
Clinical Instructor, Department of Psychiatry
University of British Columbia

Nico Trocmé, MSW, PhD
Director of the School of Social Work and the Philip Fisher Chair in Social Work
School of Social Work, McGill University

Previous Editors-in-Chief

Khrista Boylan, MD, PhD, FRCPC (2016-2019)
Abel Ickowicz, MD, FRCPC & Russell Schachar, MD, FRCPC (2013-2015)
Normand Carrey, MD, FRCPC (2008-2013)
Mary Kay Nixon, MD, FRCPC (2002-2008)(Founding Editor)