Publications

Johnstone, J. M., Hatsu, I., Tost, G., Srikanth, P., Eiterman, L. P., Bruton, A., Ast, H. K., Robinette, L. M., Stern, M. M., Millington, E. G., Gracious, B., Hughes, A. J., Leung, B. M., & Arnold, L. E. (2021). Micronutrients for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Youth: A Placebo-Controlled Randomized Clinical Trial. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaac.2021.07.005

Johnstone, J. M., Ribbers, A., Jenkins, D., Atchley, R., Gustasfsson, H., Nigg, J. T., Wahbeh, H., Oken, B. (2020). Classroom-Based Mindfulness Training Reduces Anxiety in Adolescents: Acceptability and Effectiveness of a Cluster-Randomized Pilot Study. Journal of Restorative Medicine. DOI 10.14200/jrm.2020.0101

Johnstone, J. M., Leung, B. M. Y., Srikanth, P., Hatsu, I., Perez, L., Gracious, B., Tost, G., Aman, M. G., Gadow, K. D., Findling, R. L., Bukstein, O., & Arnold, L. E. (2020). Development of a Composite Primary Outcome Score for Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Emotional Dysregulation. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol, 30(3), 166-172. https://doi.org/10.1089/cap.2019.0179

Johnstone, J.M., Leung B., Gracious B., Perez L., Tost G., Savoy A., Hatsu I., Hughes A., Bruton A., Arnold L.E. (2019) Rationale and design of an international randomized placebo-controlled trial of a 36-ingredient micronutrient supplement for children with ADHD and irritable mood: The Micronutrients for ADHD in Youth (MADDY) study. Contemp Clin Trials Commun, 16:100478. doi:10.1016/j.conctc.2019.100478

Holton, K. F., Johnstone, J. M., Brandley, E. T., & Nigg, J. T. (2018). Evaluation of dietary intake in children and college students with and without attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Nutritional neuroscience, 1-14. doi: 10.1080/1028415X.2018.1427661

Rucklidge, J. J., Eggleston, M. J., Johnstone, J. M., Darling, K. and Frampton, C. M. (2018), Vitamin‐mineral treatment improves aggression and emotional regulation in children with ADHD: a fully blinded, randomized, placebo‐controlled trial. J Child Psychol Psychiatr, 59: 232-246. doi:10.1111/jcpp.12817

Johnstone, J. M., Roake, C., Sheikh, I., Mole, A., Nigg, J. T., & Oken, B. (2016). School-based mindfulness intervention for stress reduction in adolescents: Design and methodology of an open-label, parallel group, randomized controlled trial. Contemporary clinical trials communications, 4, 99-104. doi:10.1016/j.conctc.2016.07.001

Rucklidge, J. J., Johnstone, J., Gorman, B., Boggis, A., & Frampton, C. M. (2014). Moderators of treatment response in adults with ADHD treated with a vitamin–mineral supplement. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 50, 163-171. doi: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2013.12.014

Rucklidge, J. J., Taylor, M. R., & Johnstone, J. (2018). Does diet and nutrition affect ADHD? Facts and clinical considerations for psychiatrists. Psychiatric Times, 35 (9).

Results from a randomized controlled trial in New Zealand with children who took the same micronutrients used in the MADDY Study

Borlase, N., Melzer, T. R., Eggleston, M. J. F., Darling, K. A., & Rucklidge, J. J. (2019). Resting-state networks and neurometabolites in children with ADHD after 10 weeks of treatment with micronutrients: results of a randomised placebo-controlled trial. Nutritional Neuroscience, 1-11. doi:10.1080/1028415X.2019.1574329 

Rucklidge, J. J., Eggleston, M. J. F., Ealam, B., Beaglehole, B., & Mulder, R. T. (2019). An Observational Preliminary Study on the Safety of Long-Term Consumption of Micronutrients for the Treatment of Psychiatric Symptoms. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine.

Stevens, A. J., Purcell, R. V., Darling, K. A., Eggleston, M. J. F., Kennedy, M. A., & Rucklidge, J. J. (2019). Human gut microbiome changes during a 10 week Randomised Control Trial for micronutrient supplementation in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 10128. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-46146-3

Darling, K. A., Eggleston, M. J. F., Retallick-Brown, H., & Rucklidge, J. J. (2019). Mineral-vitamin treatment associated with remission in ADHD symptoms and related problems: One year naturalistic outcomes of a 10 week randomized placebo-controlled trial. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology.

Rucklidge, J., Eggleston, M., Johnstone, J. M., Darling, K., Stevens, A. J., Kennedy, M. A., & Frampton, C. M. (2019). Can we predict treatment response in children with ADHD to a vitamin-mineral supplement? An investigation into pre-treatment nutrient serum levels, MTHFR status, clinical correlates and demographic variables. Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 89, 181-192.