References, Contributions  to Literature, Abstracts, Etc.


Longitudinal Follow-Up Studies Including Treatment Evaluation (Child & Adolescent Psychiatry)


1. HealyE., Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  A sixteen year follow up of a child inpatient population.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal.9:46-53

2. Fitzgerald M., Cleary A., Nixon E.  (2003).  “The Dublin 2000 ten year olds study”.  A 10 year follow up of a subsample. Department of Social, Community and Family Affairs, Dublin.

3. Fitzgerald M., Jeffers A., Kinsella A.  (1994). A follow up study of depressive illness in childhood.  British Journal Clinical and Social Psychiatry, 9, 1, 12 – 15.  

4. Cleary A., Fitzgerald M., Nixon E.  (2005). Factors affecting educational outcome for Irish Children.  Presentation to the European Conference on Educational Research, UCD.  

5. Cleary A., Nixon E., Fitzgerald M.  (2007). Psychological health and well-being among young Irish adults.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 24 (4):138 – 143. 

6. Moukaddem S., Fitzgerald M., Barry M.  (1996).  Service evaluation of a child and family centre.  Child Psychology and Psychiatry Review, 3, 4, 161 – 168.  

7. Kelly M., Fitzgerald M., Mackey B.  (1999).  A 10 year descriptive follow-up study of 50 delinquent boys.  The British Journal of Clinical and Social Psychiatry, 10, 1, 8 – 13

8. Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  A ten year follow up of boys admitted to an assessment centre for juvenile offenders.  Tenth International Congress.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Utrecht, 182.

9. Leeson S., Carr A., Fitzgerald M.  (1998). Patterns of recovery and relapse in children and mothers attending an outpatient child and family service.  14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, August, 324.

10. Fitzgerald M.  (1996). Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 5.  Evaluation and Audit of a Child and Family Centre, E.H.B.:  Dublin.  

11. Fitzgerald M., Heffernan B., MacLachlan M., McAuliffe E. (2002).  The impact of booster sessions on the treatment outcome of children and adolescents with behavioural
and other problems.  Annual Residential Meeting, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Faculty:  Royal College of Psychiatrists, Harrogate, September 2002, 5. # 

12. O’Brien P., Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  A study of changing attitudes of nursing students to psychiatry over the course of their training.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.: Dublin, 333 – 353.

  • 13. Cleary A., Fitzgerald M., Nixon E.  (2004).  From Child to Adult.  A Longitudinal Study of Irish Children and their Families.  Criterion Press.



Some Irish Epidemiology Studies (Child & Adolescent Psychiatry)

14. Leader H., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1989).  The incidence of major depressive disorder in children attending a child guidance clinic.  British Journal Clinical and Social Psychiatry, 6, 4, 117 – 147.

15. Lynch K., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1987).  The prevalence of child psychiatric disorder in 10 and 1 year old boys in an urban area.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 8 (2), 20 – 24.

16. McDonnell K., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1988).  A community based study of unmarried and married mothers.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 157: 3, 70 – 82.

17. Fitzgerald M., (2013) Epidemiological Studies in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in Ireland. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 22, Suppl. 2, page S99

18. Fitzgerald M., Hayes M., Regan M.  (1995).  Leisure activities of adolescent school children.  Journal of Adolescence, 18, 349 – 358.  

19. Fitzgerald M., Horgan M.  (1991).  Screening for psychological distress among Dublin adolescents.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 12, 1, 7 – 9. 

20. Fitzgerald M., Horgan M.  (1991).  Screening of abnormal eating attitudes in 16 year old Dublin school girls.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 160, 6, 170 – 172.

21. Fitzgerald M., Jeffers A.  (1990).  The prevalence of behaviour problems and child psychiatric disorder in an urban area.  Psychiatric Bulletin Supplement 3, 29.

22. McDonagh C., Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  A study of depression and personality in school going children.  In Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Winter Meeting, Glasgow, 45.

23.Kapoor V., O’Rourke M. H., Fitzgerald M., Breen P.  (1985).  The prevalence of sleep related disorders and bed wetting in children of mothers attending a public health clinic.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 9, 1, 18 – 22

24. Leader H., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1985).  Behaviourally deviant pre-school children and depressed mothers.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 154, 3, 106 – 109.
Fitzgerald M., McDermott M.  (1995). Psychosocial morbidity in a group of socially disadvantaged pregnant women.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 10th Annual Congress, Utrecht, Netherlands.

25. McDermott M., Fitzgerald M., Cloonan B.  (1994).  A study of social problems and psychiatric morbidity in a group of pregnant women from a socially disadvantaged area.  In International Conference of Marcé Society, Cambridge, 27.

26. Fitzgerald M., Joseph A., Hayes M., O’Regan M.  (1994).  Leisure activities of Irish adolescents.  Royal College Psychiatrists Annual Meeting Cork, 67.
Devitt P., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1991).  Adolescents and their health.  Irish Families Under Stress.  Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin

27.Fitzgerald M., Murphy M., Kinsella A.  (1991).  Reading ability and behavioural deviance in child population.  Association of Psychology – Psychiatry Meeting, Dublin, January

28. Fitzgerald M., O’Rourke M., Murphy M.  (1987).  Blood lead levels of children attending a child guidance clinic.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 8, 2, 4 – 13.

30 Murphy M., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A., Cullen M. (1989).  A study of emotions and behaviour in children attending a normal school in an urban area.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 158, 4, 117 – 147.  

31. Murphy P., Fitzgerald M.  (1988).  A study of temperamental characteristics in children. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 1, 13 – 16.  

32. McDermott M., Fitzgerald M.  (1994).  A study of psychiatric morbidity in a group of pregnant women.  Royal College Psychiatrists Annual Meeting Cork 1994, 77. And 14th Annual conference of the Society of Reproductive and Infant Psychology Dublin, 48.  

33. Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Epidemiological aspects of Irish Child Psychiatry.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential Meeting, Dublin 26.  

34. Fitzgerald M., Jeffers A.  (1992).  Children and parents under stress – lessons from recent Irish studies.  Royal College Psychiatrists Annual Meeting.  Dublin, 64.

35. Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1987).  Behavioural deviance in an Irish urban and rural town sample.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 156, 219 – 221.  

36. Fitzgerald M., O’Hanlon M.  (1991).  The incidence of fire setting and associated psychopathology of children attending a child psychiatric outpatients.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 160, 5, 128 – 129.   

37. Fitzgerald M., O’Hanlon M., Kinsella A. (1990).  The onset of Menarche in an Eastern Health Board population.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 11, 2, 3 – 4. 

38. Halpin C., Fitzgerald M.  (1992).  A study of abnormal eating attitudes and body shape in male adolescents.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 3, 3 – 6.  

39. Houlihan M., Fitzgerald M., O’Regan M. (1994).  A study of self esteem, hostility and general health of adolescents in an urban and a rural area.  Journal of Adolescence, 17, 565 – 577.  

40. Barton  Y., Fitzgerald M.  (1986).  A study of behavioural deviance in 10 and 11 year old Irish school girls in an urban area. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 155 (3), 80 – 82. 

41. Brown K., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1990).  Prevalence of psychological distress in Irish female adolescents. J. Adolescence, 13, 4, 341 – 350. 

42. Cheasty M., Fitzgerald M., O’Callaghan E. (1996).  The social competency of psychiatrically disturbed pre-school children compared with that of a control group.  British
Journal of Clinical and Social Psychiatry, Volume 9, No. 4, 10 – 12. 

43. Coughlan B., Carr A., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Factors related to the adjustment of siblings following sudden infant death.  Irish Journal of Psychology, 19, 2 – 3, 295 – 312. 

44. Dooley E., Fitzgerald M.  (1984).  Life events and psychiatric referral in children:  comparison with a general population.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 159: 9, 310 – 315.  

45. McNestry F. B., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1988).  Maternal mental health, childhood behaviour problems and social disadvantage in families of children attending a child guidance clinic. Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 9, 2, 14 – 17.  

46. Mohan D., Fitzgerald M., Collin C. (1998).  The relationship between maternal depression (antenatal and pre-school stage) and childhood behaviour problems.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 50, 1, 10 – 13.  

47. Lucey C., Fitzgerald M.  (1989).  Marital adjustment and behaviour problems in children.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 158, 11, 269 – 271.  

48. Fitzgerald M.  (1985).  Behavioural deviance and maternal depressive symptoms in paediatric outpatients. Archives Disease Childhood, 60, 550 – 562.  

49. Day-Cody D., Fitzgerald M.  (1989).  Childhood behavioural problems and maternal depression in general practice.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 6, 112 – 114.  

50. CotterS., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1991).  Hopelessness among mothers of children with behaviour problems. Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 12, 14 – 16.  

51. O’Grady Walshe A., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1996).  The role of perceived parental rearing practices in depressive illness. British Journal of Clinical and Social Psychiatry,
9, 4: 70 – 75. 

52. Jeffers A., Fitzgerald M.  (1994).  A study of maternal mental illness in an urban community.  In Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting, Cork, 60. 

53. Cleary A., Nixon E., Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  Psychological health and wellbeing among Irish adults.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 24, 4, 139 – 144.  

54. Fitzgerald M., Jeffers A.  (1994).  Psychosocial factors associated with psychological problems in Irish children and their mothers.  Economic and Social Review, 125, 285 – 301.  

..   M. McDermott, M. Duffy, A. Percy, M. Fitzgerald, C. Cole (2013) “A school Based Study of Psychological Disturbance in Children Following the Omagh Bomb” Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 7/36 (peer reviewed)


Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome


55. Harpur J., Lawlor M., Fitzgerald M. (2004).  Succeeding in College with Asperger’s syndrome. Published by Jessica Kingsley.  

56. Harpur J., Lawlor M., Fitzgerald M. (2006).  Succeeding with Interventions for Asperger’s syndrome and Adolescents.  London Jessica Kingsley. (Also in Polish)  

57. Harpur J., Lawlor M., Foley V., Fitzgerald M. (2002).  Normal Adolescents as Drama Script Writers in a Multi Project. Proceedings of the International Meeting for Autism
Research, Orlando, Florida, November 2002, Page 17. 

58. Lyons V., Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  Humour in Autism and Asperger’s syndrome.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 34, 5, 521 – 531.  

59. Lyons V., Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  The case of Robert Walser.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 21, 4, 138 – 142.  

60. Lyons V., Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Asperger’s syndrome Gift or Curse?  Nova Scientific:  New York.  

61. Lyons V., Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Early Memory and Autism.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 35, 5, 683.  

62. Lyons V., Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  Asperger (1906-1980) and Kanner (1894-1981), the Two Pioneers of Autism.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37, 2022 – 2023.  

63. Lyons V., Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  Did Hans Asperger have Asperger’s syndrome?  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37: 20 – 21.  

64. Matthews P., Woods M., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Research on possible links between autism and coeliac disease.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting, Belfast, 42.  

65. McCarthy P., Fitzgerald M., Smith M.  (1984).  Prevalence of childhood autism in Ireland.  Irish Medical Journal, 77, 5, 129 – 130.  

66. Gallagher L., Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  The syndrome of autism.  Irish Journal of Clinical Medicine, Volume 32, No. 5, 14 – 22.  

67. Gallagher L., Hawi Z., Kearney G., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2004).  No association between allelic variants of HOXA1/HOXB1 and autism. Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 124B, 64 – 7. 

68. Galvin P., Lawlor B., Fitzgerald M., Davis K., Silverman J. (1998).  Family studies in autism.  Proceedings of the 14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, 82.  

69. McElearney C., Fitzgerald M.  (2006).  Did the Duke of Wellington have Asperger’s syndrome?  Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association, 7, 2, 57 – 60.  

70. Moore K., Abouzakouk M., Feighery C., Fitzgerald M. (1998).  The prevalence of coeliac disease in children with autistic spectrum disorders. 14th International Congress of
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, August, 90. 

71. O’Connell H., Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Did Alan Turing have Asperger’s syndrome?  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 20, 1, 28 – 31.  

72. O’Connell H., Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Laurence Stephen Lowry and Asperger’s syndrome.  Irish Journal of Medical Science, 172, 3, 2003, 147 – 148.  

73. O’Driscoll E., Shelley R., Fitzgerald M., Regan C.  Expression of serum sialyltransference in schizophrenic and autistic patients.  Submitted for publication.  

74. O’Hanrahan S., M., O’Regan M.  (1999).  Personality traits in parents of people with autism.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 8, 2, 466.  

75. Oetringer E, Fitzgerald M.  (2008). Hypothesis:  Capacity bottlenecks cause mental conditions and disorders. Bioscience Hypothesis, 1, 1, 28 – 31.  

76. Segurado R., Conroy J., Meally E., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Gallagher L. (2005).  Confirmation of association between autism and the mitochondrial aspartate/glutamate carrier
SLC25A12 gene on chromosome 2q31. American Journal of Psychiatry, 162, 11, 2182 – 2184. 

77. Sexton D., Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Autism and Changelings.  Autism Europe Link, 2005, 10-11.  

78. Silverman J., Smith C., Schmeidler J., Hollander E., Lawlor B., Fitzgerald M., Buxbaum J., Delaney K., Galvin P.  (2002). Symptom domains in autism and Related Conditions:  Evidence for Familiality.  American Journal of Medical Genetics (Neuropsychiatric Genetics), 114: 64 – 73.  

79. Yang M., Cochrane L., Conroy J., Hawi Z., Gallagher L., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2007).  Protein Kinase C-Beta 1 Gene Variants are not associated with Autism. Psychiatric Genetics, 17, 1, 39 – 41.  

80. Aldred S., Moore K., Fitzgerald M., Waring R. (2003).  Plasma amino acid levels in children with autism and their families. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 33, 1, 93
– 98. 

81. Arshad M., Aslam U., Fitzgerald M.  (2006). Did MA Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, have Asperger’s syndrome?  Irish Psychiatrist, 25, 17 – 19.  

82. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2002). Did Nobel Prize Winner John Nash have Asperger’s syndrome and Schizophrenia?  Irish Psychiatrist, Vol. 3, Issue 3, 90 – 94.  

83. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003). Did ‘Stonewall’ Jackson have Asperger’s syndrome?  Irish Psychiatrist:  Official Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association, 3, 6, 223 – 224.  

84. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  Did Michelangelo have High Functioning Autism?  Journal of Medical Biography, 12, 2, 115 – 120.  

85. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  Michael Ventris:  A case of High Functioning Autism?  Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association:  Irish Psychiatrist, 5, 1, 28 – 30.  

86. Buxeaum J. D., Silverman J., Smith C., Kilifarski M., Reichert J., Hollander E., Lawlor B., Fitzgerald M., Greenberg D., Davis K. (2001).  Evidence for a susceptibility gene for autism on chromosome 2 and for genetic heterogeneity.  American Journal of Human Genetics, 68:  1514– 1520. 

87. Buxeaum J., Silverman J., Smith C., Kilifarski M., Reichert J., Zong C., Zhou G., Lawlor B., Fitzgerald M., Galvin P., Whiting K., Greenberg D., Davis K.  (1999). A genome-wide linkage study in autism. Molecular Psychiatry, 4, 1, 13.   

88. Conroy J., Meally E., Kearney G., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Gallagher L.  (2004). Serotonin transporter gene and autism: A haplotype analysis in an Irish autistic population.  Molecular Psychiatry, 9, 6, 587 – 593.   

89. Conroy J., Seguardo R., Meally E., Green A., Stallings R., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Ennis S., Gallagher L.  (2004).  Evidence of association for a susceptibility region for autism and chromosome 2q. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 130b, 1, 21.  

90. Coulthard P., Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  The impact of a child with autism on their family, with particular reference to social support. Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section Meeting, Dublin, 50.  

91. Coulthard P., Fitzgerald M.  (1996).  Autism – Who Cares?  5th Congress Autism – Europe Barcelona.  

92. Coulthard P., Fitzgerald M.  (1997).  Friends, relations, and professionals?  Social support in families who have a child with autism spectrum disorder.  5th European Congress of Psychology, Dublin.  

93. Coulthard P., Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Parenting adolescents on the autistic spectrum.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 8, 2, 464.  

94. Coulthard P., Fitzgerald M., Matthews P. (1996).  Autism and the wider social support network.  In Proceedings of the 5th Congress Autism Europe, Barcelona, 26.  

95. Doherty K., Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Autism and the psychosocial effects on the family.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 8, 2, 465.  

96. Doherty K., Fitzgerald M., Matthews P. (2000).  Services for autism in Ireland.  Irish Journal of Psychology, 21, 1 – 2, 50 – 69.  

97. Fitzgerald M., (2013) Studies of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Irish Populations, European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal 22, Suppl.2, page S111  

98. Fitzgerald M., (2013) Overlap between Schizophrenia and Autism Spectrum Disorders European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal 22, Suppl. 2, page S112  

99. Fitzgerald M.  (1988).  Antecedents to Asperger’s syndrome.  Autism – International Journal of Research and Practice, 2, 4, 427 – 429.  

100. Fitzgerald M.  (1996).  Current research on autism in Ireland.  Frontline, 26; 21 – 22.  

101. Fitzgerald M.  (2010).  Autistic disorders and psychopathy.  Faculty of Psychiatry of Learning Disability Annual Meeting, Leeds, 7th – 8th October, Royal College f Psychiatrists, Page 4.  

102. Fitzgerald M.  (1997).  Asperger’s syndrome.  In: Proceedings of the Asperger’s Syndrome Association Conference, Dublin 1 – 7. 

103. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  A prevalence and psychosocial study of autism in Ireland.  14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, August, 192.  

104. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Antecedents to Asperger’s syndrome.  International Journal of Research and Practice:  Autism, 2, 4, 427 – 429.  

105. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  The prevalence and psychosocial study of autism in Ireland.  14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, August, 192.  

106. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Alfred Kinsey:  Asperger’s disorder.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 9, 4, 225.  

107. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Criteria for Asperger’s disorder.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 38, 9, 1071.  

108. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Cycles and epicycles of autism.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 29, 2, 183.  

109. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Did “the man who loved only numbers” Paul Erdos, have Asperger’s syndrome? Nord. J. Psychiatry, 53, 6, 465 – 466.  

110. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Did Isaac Newton have Asperger’s Disorder?  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 8, 244.  

111. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not Otherwise Specified.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 38, 3, 229.  

112. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Did Isaac Newton have Asperger’s syndrome.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 8, 204. 

113. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Did Bartok have High Functioning Autism or Asperger’s syndrome?  Autism – Europe Link, 29, 21.  

114. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Did Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery (Montgomery of Alamein) have Asperger’s syndrome? Indian Journal of Psychiatry, 42, 1, 73 – 76.  

115. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Did Ludwig Wittgenstein have Asperger’s syndrome?  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 9, 61 – 65.  

116. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Einstein: Brain and behaviour. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 620 – 621.   

117. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Is the cognitive style of persons with Asperger’s syndrome also a “mathematical style”?  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 30, 2, 175 – 176.  

118. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Jonathan Swift:  Victim of Asperger’s syndrome.  Canadian Journal of Diagnosis, 31 – 36.  

119. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Ludwig Wittgenstein:  Autism and Philosophy.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 30, 6, 621 – 622.  

120. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  The influence of Ludwig Wittgenstein’s Asperger’s syndrome on philosophy in the 20th century.  In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Philosophy and Psychiatry, Science, and Society, Florence, 26th August, 26.  

121. Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  The Allegro Composer.  Canadian Journal of Diagnosis, 17, 11, 61 – 64.  

122. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Checklist for Autism and Toddlers.  Irish Medical Journal, 94, 8, 254.  

123. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Did Isaac Newton have Asperger’s disorder?  48th Annual American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Honolulu, October 23rd – 28th, 20.  

124. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Did President Eamon de Valera have a developmental disorder?  Journal of Medical Biography, 9, 231 – 235.  

125. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  The influence of Wittgenstein’s Asperger’s syndrome on Philosophy in the 20th Century.  24th International Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg am Wechel, Austria, 12th – 18th August, 5.  

126. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Was Spinoza autistic?  Philosophers Magazine Spring, 15 – 16.  

127. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Asperger’s disorder and mathematicians of genius.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 32, 1, 59 – 60.  

128. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Did Ramanujan have Asperger’s syndrome.  Journal of Medical Biography, 10, 167 – 169.  

129. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Does ‘Real Life’ Child Psychiatry work? Pilot study of the impact of booster sessions on the treatment outcome of children and adolescents with behavioural
problems.  Faculty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, Royal College of Psychiatrists, 18th – 20th September 2002, Harrogate, 20,5. 

130. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  John Nash: Asperger’s syndrome and schizophrenia. Irish Psychiatrist:  Official Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association, 3, 3, 90 – 96.  

131. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Louis Wain and Asperger’s syndrome.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 19, 3, 101.  

132. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Misdiagnosis of Asperger’s syndrome as Anankastic Personality Disorder. Autism:  International Journal of Research and Practice, 6, 4, 435.  

133. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Wittgenstein and Autism.  Times Literary Supplement, August 2nd, 15.  

134. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Callous-unemotional traits and Asperger’s syndrome?  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 42, 9, 1011.  

135. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Did ‘Stonewall’ Jackson have Asperger’s syndrome?  Irish Psychiatrist:  Official Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association, 3, 6, 223 – 224.  

136. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Did Bertrand Russell suffer from a neurodevelopmental disorder?  Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association: Irish Psychiatrist, 4, 5, 171 – 178.  

137. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Erik Satie: An autistic musical brain. Proceedings of the Social Brain Conference, Goteborg, Sweden, 25th – 27th March, 32.  

138. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Late-talking toddlers.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 42, 10, 1141 – 1142.  

139. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Unemotional traits in Asperger’s syndrome.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 42: 9, 1011.  

140. Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  Autism and Creativity:  Is there a link between autism in men and exceptional ability?  Brunner Routledge:  New York.  

141. Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  Spectrum disorders survive by creativity.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 21, 2, 75. ]

142. Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  The Genesis of Artistic Creativity.  London Jessica Kingsley.  

143. Fitzgerald M.  (2006).  Asperger’s syndrome.  The Edinburgh International Encyclopaedia of Psychoanalysis, general editor Ross M. Skelton. Edinburgh University Press:
Edinburgh, 36 – 37. 

144. Fitzgerald M.  (2006).  Autism, Asperger’s syndrome and Creativity.  

145. Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  Contributions of Persons with Autism and Asperger’s syndrome to Society, 66 – 72. In:  Jennifer’s Story:  Andreas Haaf and Son:  Port Talbot.  

146. Fitzgerald M.  (2008).  Asperger’s disorder edited by Rausch J., Johnson M., Casanova M.  Informa, 2008.  Chapter:  Autism: Asperger’s syndrome – History and First Descriptions, 1 – 5.  

147. Fitzgerald M.  (2009).  Book Review: Dietary Interventions in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Why They Work When They do, Why They Don’t When They Don’t by K.
Aitken.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 39, 5, 819 – 820. 

148. Fitzgerald M., Birkbeck G., Matthews P. (1998).  A prevalence and psychosocial study of autism in Ireland Royal College of Psychiatrists, Annual Meeting, Belfast, 41.  

149. Fitzgerald M., Corvin A.  (2001).  Diagnosis and differential diagnosis of Asperger’s syndrome.  Advances in Psychiatric Treatment, 7, 310 – 318.  

150. Fitzgerald M., Griffin J.  (2006).  Autistic Tendencies:  The Consequences for Our Culture.  Human Givens, 13, 4, 24 – 29.  

151. Fitzgerald M., Hawi Z.  (2008).  Creativity, Psychosis, Autism, and the Social Brain.  Behavioural and Brain Sciences, 31, 3, Page 268 – 269.  

152. Fitzgerald M., Lyons V.  (2004).  Kurt Godel: The mathematical genius who had Asperger’s syndrome.  Autism / Asperger’s Digest, May / June 2004, 46 – 47.  

153. Fitzgerald M., Matthews P.  (1998).  Increased mortality in persons with autism.  Autism – International Journal of Research and Practice, 2, 4, 429 – 430. 

154. Fitzgerald M., Woods M., Matthews P.  (1999).  Investigation of possible links between Autism and Coeliac disease.  Autism – International Journal of Research and Practice, 3, 2, 193 – 195.  

155. Gallagher L., Becker K., Kearney G., Dunlop A., Stallings R., Green A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2003).  A case of autism associated with del(2) (q32.1q32.2) or (q32.2q32.3).  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 33, 1, 105 – 108.  

156. Gallagher L., Ennis S., Conroy J., Seguardo R., Meally E., Kearney G., Fitzgerald M., Stallings R., Green A., Gill M. (2003).  Identification of a susceptibility region for autism on chromosome 2q. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 12, 2, Supplement 2, 69.  

157. Gallagher L., Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Focus on Autism.  Irish Journal of Clinical Medicine, 32, 5, 14 – 24. 

158. Murphy P., Brady N., Fitzgerald M., Troje N. (2009).  No evidence for impaired perception of biological motion in adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Neuropsychologica,
47, 3225 – 3235. 

159. Fitzgerald M. Autism and Creativity Japanese Edition Publisher Seiwa Shoten ISBN 1583912134.

160. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Young Violent and Dangerous to Know. Garda Review 6, 39, 34/35.

161. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Creativity Psychosis Autism and the Social Brain. 213/224 in MR Mohammadi 2011 ed. A comprehensive book on Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Publisher: Intech: Croatia.

162. Fitzgerald M. (1999) Ludwig Wittgenstein had Asperger’s Syndrome/Points to future research in Asperger’s Syndrome.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 8, suppl. 2, 629.

163. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Overlap between Attention Deficit Hyper Activity Disorder and Autism.  European Psychiatric Association Conference 13th March, 47.

164. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Criminal Autistic Psychopathy European Psychiatric Conference 13th March,177.

165. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Necrophilia and Autistic Psychopathy Clinical Neuropsychiatry 8, 5, 301, 302.

166. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome. 10th Congresso Nazionale University Verona 14-16th September, 2.

167. Moore K. Fitzgerald M. Waring R. (1999) Biochemical Parameters in Autistic Individuals and their families.  European child and Adolescent Psychiatry 8, Suppl. 2, 216.

168. Fitzgerald M., Matthews P., Birkbeck G., O’Connor J.  (1997).  Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 6.  A prevalence on psychosocial study in the Eastern Health Board area of Dublin. Eastern Health Board: Dublin.  

169. Fitzgerald M. (2010) Autistic Disorders and Psychopathy. The Faculty of Psychiatry of Learning Disability Annual Residential Conference 7/8 October Leeds.  

170. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Loss of Autism in DSM V.  British Journal of Psychiatry DOI:10. 1192/BJP. 201. 1. 74B.  

171. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Criminal Autistic Psychopathy. European child and Adolescent Psychiatry 20, suppl. 1, S86.

172. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Criminal Autistic Psychopathy 12th International Conference, Association of Psychology and Psychiatry for Adults and Children May 15-18th Hilton Hotel, Athens, Greece, 6.

173. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Schizophrenia and Autism/Overlap and Difference 17th International Conference Association of Psychology and Psychiatry for Adults and Children May
15-18th.  Hilton Hotel, Athens, Greece

174. Fitzgerald M. (2010) clinical and Neurofunctional Aspects of Asperger’s Syndrome. Autism in Adults. Piazza Bra Verona 28-29th March.

175. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Schizophrenia and Autism/Overlap and Difference. European Archives of Psychiatry = Clinical Neuroscience, 261, suppl. 1, S53

176. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Schizophrenia and Autism/Overlap and Difference 17th International Conference Association of Psychology and Psychiatry for Adults and Children May 15-18th.  Hilton Hotel, Athens, Greece.  

177. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Schizophrenia and Autism/Overlap and Difference.  Faculty of Psychiatry of Learning Disability Annual Residential Conference 6/7 October, Bristol. 

178. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Schizophrenia and Autism/Overlap and Difference. 3rd European congress on Schizophrenia Research Berlin, Germany, 25.

179. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Schizophrenia and Autism/Overlap and Difference. Neuropsychiatrie de L’enfance et de Adolescence International Association of Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry 20th World Congress 60, 55, suppl. S129.  

180. Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  Callous-unemotional Traits and Autistic Psychopathy.  British Journal of Psychiatry, 2007, 265. 

181. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Autistic psychopathy.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 40: 8, 870.  

182. Fitzgerald  M. (2007) Asperger’s Syndrome: Gift or Curse. Conference Centre November 2007. 

183. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Autistic Psychopathy and Criminality. 15 World Congress of Psychiatry 18-22nd September Buenos Aires, Argentina, 521.

184. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Young Violent and Dangerous to Know. The Consultant 54/58.

185. Yang M. Cochrane J. Conroy Z. Hawy M. Fitzgerald M. Gallagher L. Gill L. (2007) Protein Kinase C/beta 1 Gene Variants are not associated with Autism in the Irish Population.  Psychiatric Genetic 17, 1. 39/41.

186. O’Hanrahan S. Fitzgerald M. O’Regan M. (1999) Personality traits in parents of people with Autism.  European child Adolescent Psychiatry 8, suppl. 2, 464.

187. Fitzgerald M. (2010) Clinical and Neurofunctional Aspects of Asperger’s Syndrome.  Autism in Adults. Pizza Bra Verone 28-29th March.

188. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Autism Asperger’s Syndrome and Creativity in School.  Vicenzo E. Autismo 16th September Vicenzo.

189. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Criminal Autistic Psychopathy 17th International Conference, Association of Psychology and Psychiatry for Adults and Children May 15-18th Hilton Hotels,
Athens, Greece 6.

190. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).Multidimensionally impaired disorder. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 37, 11, 1125.

191. Coulthard P., Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  In God we trust?  Organised religion and personal beliefs as resources and coping strategies, and their implications for health in parents with a child on the autistic spectrum. Mental Health, Religion and Culture Journal, 2, 1, 19 – 33.  

192. Fitzgerald M., Birkbeck G., Matthews P.  (2002).  Maternal burden in families with children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder.  The Irish Journal of Psychology, 33, 1-2, 2 – 17.

193. Fitzgerald  M., Butler B., Kinsella A.  (1990).  The burden on a family having a child with special needs.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 7, 109 – 113.  

194. O’Hanrahan S. Fitzgerald M. O’Regan M. (1999) Personality traits in parents of people with Autism.  European Child Adolescent Psychiatry 8, Suppel 2, 464.  

195. Fitzgerald  M., Bellgrove M.  (2006).  The overlap between Alexithymia and Asperger’s syndrome.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 36, 4, 575 – 576.  

196. Coulthard P., Matthews P., Fitzgerald M. (1995).  The impact of a child with autism on their family, with particular reference to social support.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential Meeting, Dublin, 50.  

197. Casanova M., Switala A., Trippe J., Fitzgerald M. (2007).  Comparative Minicolumnar Morphometry of Three Distinguished Scientists. Autism:  International Journal of Research and Practice, 11, 6, 557 – 569.  

198. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Differential diagnosis of adolescent and adult Pervasive Developmental Disorder / Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 16,
4, 145 – 148. 

199. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Features of Alexithymia or features of Asperger’s syndrome?  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 12, Supplement 2, 15.  

200. Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Borderline Personality Disorder and Asperger’s syndrome.  Autism, 9, 4, 452.  

201. Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  Suicide and Asperger’s Syndrome.  Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention:  Crisis, 28, 1, 1 – 3.

202. Fitzgerald M.(2011) Diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome. In Norbert Seel (ed Encyclopaedia of the Science of Learning. DO1 10.100 7/978/1/1419/6 Springer Science + Business Media LLC 2011.

203. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Reflections on Autism 67/71 in Matthews P. Matthews T. (2012).  Charter on Rights for People with Autism Reflections and Personal Experiences. Original Writing:  Dublin.

204. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Adult Services.  Irish centre for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Research National University of Ireland, Galway, January 12/13.

205. Walker A., Fitzgerald M.  (2006).  Unstoppable Brilliance.  Dublin Liberties Press.  

206. Fitzgerald M., O’Brien B.  (2007).  Genius Genes: How Asperger’s syndrome Changed the World.  Autism Asperger Publishing Company.  

207. Coulthard P. Fitzgerald M. (1999) Parenting adolescents on the Autistic Spectrum European and Adolescent Psychiatry 8, supple 2, 464. 

208. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Philosophy of Psychiatry Newsletter 32, June, 1.  

209. Fitzgerald M. (2012) The Evidence and Knowledge Base:  Mental Health Disorders in Children and Adolescents in Europe. European Parliament Interest Group on Mental Health, Well Being and Brain Disorders Tuesday 24th European Parliament.  

210. Kooig S. Bejerots. Blackwell A. Cacih Casas/Brugue M. Carpenter P. Foeken K. Fitzgerald M. Gaillac V  Ginsberg Y. Kraus C.J. Lensing M. Manor I. Oswald P. (2010) European Concensus Statement on Diagnosis and Treatment of Adult ADHD: The European Network Adult ADHD BMC Psychiatry 10:67.  

211. Fitzgerald M (2012) Schizophrenia and Autism Overlap and Difference (Neuro Psychiatry 1X,4,171-176.  

…   Fitzgerald. M., (2014) “Overlap Between Autism and Schizophrenia: History and Current Status” Advances in Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities, 8,1,15/23 (peer reviewed)

…   Fitzgerald M., (2012) “Schizophrenia and Autism/Aspergers Syndrome: Overlap and Difference”, Clinical Neuro-Psychology, IX,4,171/176 (peer reviewed)

…  Skeppar P. Thorr R. Agren S. Skeppar I. Parson B., Fitzgerald M. (2013) “Neuro-developmental Disorders with Co-Morbid Affective Disorders Sometimes Produce Psychiatric Conditions Traditionally Diagnosed as Schizophrenia” Clinical         Neuropsychiatry 10 3/4, 123/133(peer reviewed)

…  Cleary L., Looney I.K. Brady N., Fitzgerald M., (2013) “Inversion Effects in the Perception of the Moving Human Form: a Comparison of Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Typically Developing Adolescents” Autism, DOI:            10,1177/136236131349945

…  Cleary L., Fitzgerald M., Brady N., Gallagher L., (2014) “Holistic Processing of Faces as Measured by the Thatcher Illusion is Intact in Autism Spectrum Disorders” Autism DOI:10.1177/1362361314526005 (peer reviewed)

…    Not Peer Reviewed Fitzgerald M, Molneux G., (2004) “Overlap Between Alexithymia and Aspergers Syndrome”, American Journal of Psychiatry, 161:11, 2134-2135


Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder


212. Bellgrove M. A., Gill M., Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Kirley A., Robertson I.  (2005). Association between dopamine transporter (DAT1) genotype, left-sided inattention, and an enhanced response to Methylphenidate in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Neuropsychopharmacology, 30, 12, 2290 – 2297.  

213. Bellgrove M., Barry E., Johnson K., Cox M., Daibhis A., Daly M., Hawi Z., Lambert D., Fitzgerald M., McNicholas F., Robertson I., Gill M., Kirley A.  (2008). Spatial attentional bias as a marker of genetic risk, symptom severity and stimulant response in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Neuropsychopharmacology, 33, 2536 – 2545.  

214. Brophy K., Hawi Z., Kirley A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2002).  Synaptosomal associated protein 25 (SNAP-25) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD):  Evidence of
linkage and association in the Irish population.  Molecular Psychiatry, 7, 913 – 917. 

215. Daly G., Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (1999).  Mapping susceptibility loci in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Preferential transmission of parental alleles at DAT1, DBH and DRD5 to affected children. Molecular Psychiatry, 4: 192 – 196.  

216. Domschke K., Sheehan K., Lowe N., Kirley A., Mullins C., O’Sullivan R., Freitage C., Becker J., Conroy J., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Hawi Z. (2005). Association analysis of the Monoamine oxidase A & B genes with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in an Irish sample:  Preferential transmission of the MAO-A 941G allele to affected children.  American
Journal of Medical Genetics, 134, 1, 110 – 114. 

217. Kent L., Green E., Kirley A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Tharper A., Craddock N. (2004).  Evidence that variation at Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) influences susceptibility
to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 130b, 1, 22. 

218. Kent L., Middle F., Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Feehan C., Craddock N. (2001).  Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor Alfa 4 subunit gene polymorphisms and Attention Deficit
Hyperactivity Disorder.  Psychiatric Genetics, 11(1): 37 – 40. 

219. Kirley A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2000).  No association of the DRDII polymorphism in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in an Irish population.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 96, 4, 488.  

220. Kirley A., Hawi Z., Daly G., McCarron M., Mullins C., Millar N., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2002).  Dopaminergic system genes in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder:  Towards
a biological hypothesis. Neuropsychopharmacology, 7 (7): 718 – 725. 

221. Kirley A., Hawi Z., Daly G., McCarron M., Mullins C., Millar N., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2002).  Dopaminergic system genes in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder:  Towards
a biological hypothesis. Neuropsychopharmacology, 27, 607 – 619. 

222. Kirley A., Hawi Z., McCarron M., Mullins C., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2005). A study of Dopamine system candidate genes in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Poster
Presentation at World Congress Psychiatric Genetics, St. Louis. 

223. Fitzgerald M.  (2010).  Novelty Seeking, Risk, Creativity and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Chinese Medical Journal, 123, Supplement 2, May 28, Page 35.  

224. Kirley A., Lowe N., Hawi Z., Mullins C., Daly G., Waldman I., McCarron M., O’Donnell D., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2003).  Association of the 480bp DAT1 allele with Methylphenidate response in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 15, 121 (1): 50 – 54.  

225. Kirley A., Lowe N., Mullins C., McCarron M., Daly G., Walman I., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Hawi Z.  (2004).  Phenotype studies of the DRD4 gene polymorphisms in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder:  Association with Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Positive Family History. American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B – Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 131B, 1, 38 – 42.  

226. Lowe N., Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2001).  Letter to the Editor:  No evidence of linkage or association between the ADHD and DXS7 locus in Irish population.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 8, 105, 4, 394 – 395.  

227. Lowe N., Hawi Z., Kirley A., Mullins C., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2005). New evidence supporting an association between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and the DRD5 locus in the Irish Population.  Poster Presentation to the World Congress Psychiatric Genetics, St. Louis.  

228. Lowe N., Kirley A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2004).  No evidence of association between N. / Methyl D/Aspartate 2a (grin 2a) gene and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in the Irish population. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 130b, 1, 99.  

229. Lowe N., Kirley A., Mullins C., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Hawi Z.  (2004). Multiple marker analysis at the promoter region of the DRD4 gene and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
Evidence of linkage and association with the SNP-616.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B – Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 131B, 1, 33 – 37. 

230. McNicholas F., Fitzgerald M., (2013) Attitudes and Practices of Healthcare Professionals in the Management of ADHD: A European Pilot Survey. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal 22, Supple. 2, page S202  

231. McEvoy B., Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2002).  No evidence of linkage or association between Noreprinephrine Transporter (NET) Gene Polymorphisms and ADHD in Irish population.  American Journal of Medical Genetics (Neuropsychiatric Genetics), 7 (7): 718 – 725 

232. Mulligan A, Fitzgerald M, Gill M.  (2008).  Autism symptoms in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder:  A familial trait which correlates with conduct, oppositional defiant, language, and motor disorders.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 1, 13.  

233. Mulligan A., Anney R., Chen W., Butler L., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. and the IMAGE Consortium.  (2006).  Autistic Symptoms in ADHD:  A report from the International Multicentre
ADHD Genetics Project (IMAGE).  American Journal of Medical Genetics; Vol. 141(B), (7), 687. 

234. Mulligan A., Anney R., O’Regan M., Chen W., Butler L., Fitzgerald M., Buitelaar J., Minderaa R., Nijmeijer J., Hoekstra P. J., Hartman C., Oades R., Christiansen H., Roeyers H., Banaschewski T., Ebstein R., Einsenberg J., Manor I., Miranda  A., Rothenberger A., Sergeant J., Sonuga-Barke E., Steinhausen H. C., Buschgens C., Gabriels I., Kuntsi J., Marco R., Meidad S., Mueller U., Psychogiou L., Rommelse N., Thompson M., Uebel H., Asherson P., Faraone S. V., Gill M.  Autistic symptoms in ADHD:  A familial trait which correlates with
conduct, oppositional defiant, speech and motor disorders.  Submitted to Archives of General Psychiatry, February 2007. 

235. Mulligan A., Anney R., O’Regan M., Chen W., Butler L., Fitzgerald M., Buitelaar J., Steinhausen H., Rothenberger A., Minderaa R., Nijmeijer J., Hoekstra P., Oades R., Roeyers H., Buschgens C., Christiansen H., Gabriels I., Hartman C., Kuntsi J., Marco R., Meidad S., Mueller U., Psychogiou L., Rommelse N., Thompson M., Uebel H., Banaschewski T., Ebstein R., Eisenberg J., Manor I., Miranda A., Mulas F., Sergeant J., Sonuga-Barke E., Asherson P., Faraone S., Gill M.  (2008). Association of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
with genetic variants in the five-region of the dopamine transporter gene: Evidence for allelic heterogeneity. American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B:  Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 147b, 1519 – 23. 

236. Mulligan A., Butler L., Sorohan J., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2005).  Home and Family Environment in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, Vol. 138(B), (1), 60.  

237. Hawi Z., McCarron M., Kirley A., Daly G., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2000).  No association of the dopamine DRD4 receptor gene polymorphism with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in the Irish population.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 12, 96, 3, 268 – 272.  

238. Hawi Z., Millar N., Daly G., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2000).  No association between catechol-o-methyltransferase (COMT) gene polymorphism and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in an Irish sample.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 96, 3, 282 – 284.  

239. Hawi Z., Segurado, R., Conroy J., Sheehan K., Lowe N, Kirley A., Shields D., Fitzgerald M., Gallagher L., Gill M.  (2005).  Preferential transmission of paternal alleles at risk genes in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  American Journal of Human Genetics, 77, 958 – 965.  

240. Holmes J., Payton A., Barrett J., Harrington R., McGuffin P., Owen M., Ollier W., Worthington J., Gill M., Kirley A., Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Asherson P., Curran S., Mill J., Gould A., Taylor E., Kent L., Craddock N., Thapar A.  (2002). Association of DRD4 in children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and comorbid conduct problems. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 114, 150 – 153.  

241. Johnson K., Barry E., Fitzgerald M., McNicholas F., Kirley A., Gill M., Belgrove M., Hawi Z., (2013) Methlphenidate side effect profile is influenced by genetic variation in the ADHD-associated CES1 gene. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal 22, Suppl. 2, page S187-S188  

242. Johnson K., Robertson I., Watchorn A., Barry E., Cox M., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Bellgrove M.  (2007).  Dissociation in Performance of Children with ADHD and Autism on a task of sustained attention. Neuropsychologia, 45, 2234 – 2245.  

243. Johnson K., Barry E., Bellgrove M., Cox M., Kelly S., Daibhis A., Daly M., Keavey M., Watchorn A., Fitzgerald M., McNicholas F., Kirley A., Robertson I., Gill M. (2008).  Dissociation in response to Methylphenidate on response variability in a group of medication naïve children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Neuropsychologia, 46, 5, 1532 – 41.  

244. Kent L., Doerry U., Hardy E., Parmar R., Gingell K., Hawi Z., Kirley A., Lowe N., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Craddock N.  (2002).  Evidence that variation at the Serotonin transporter gene influences susceptibility to ADHD: Analysis and pooled analysis. Molecular Psychiatry, 7, 908 – 912.  

245. Kent L., Fitzgerald M., Hawi Z., Gill M., Middle F., Craddock N.  (1999).  Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor Alpha 4 sub unit gene polymorphisms and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Molecular Psychiatry, 4, 1, 273. 

246. Kent L., Green E., Hawi Z., Kirley A., Dudbridge F., Lowe N., Raybould R., Langley K., Fitzgerald M., O’Donovan M., Gill M., Thapar A., Craddock N. (2005).  Association of the
paternally transmitted copy of common valine allele of the Val66Met polymorphism of the brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene with susceptibility to ADHD. Molecular Psychiatry, 10, 10, 939 – 943.

247. Kent L., Green E., Holmes T., Thapar A., Gill M., Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Asherson P., Curran S., Mills A., Payton A., Craddock N.  (2001).  No association between CHRNA7 microsatellite markers and ADHD.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 105, 686 – 689 

248. Fitzgerald M., Asherson S., P Caci H., Doepfner M., Hervas A., Redstone T., Farone S., (2013) Adults with ADHD recall a negative impact of the condition on their childhood: Results of the European Lifetime Impairment Survey. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal 22, Supple. 2, page S201  

249. Fitzgerald M.  (2001). Did Lord Byron have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?  Journal of Medical Biography, 9, 31 – 33.  

250. Fitzgerald M.  (2001). Under diagnosed and controversial. Chemistry and Industry, 342 – 343.  

251. Fitzgerald M.  (2002). Did Cromwell have Hyperkinetic syndrome? Royal College of Psychiatrists, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Faculty, Residential Meeting, Harrogate International Centre, September 2002, 13 – 14. 

252. Fitzgerald M.  (2003). Association of 480 bp DAT1 allele with Methylphenidate response in a sample of Irish children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 15, 121, 50 – 54.  

253. Gallagher L., Bellgrove M., Hawi Z., Segurado R., Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder and Tourette’s Syndrome:  Investigating the Evidence for Clinical and Genetic Overlap.  Handbook of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, 69 – 87.  

254. Fitzgerald M., McNicholas F., Henson L. (2010).  European Professionals Attitudes and Practices in the Management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  European
Neuropsychopharmacology:  The Journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Volume 20, Supplement 3, Page 629 – 630. 

255. Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Asperger’s syndrome?’. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2044, 3, 210.  

256. Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder versus Childhood Bipolar Disorder. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 22, 2, 75.  

257. Fitzgerald M., Bellgrove M., Gill M.  (2007).  Handbook of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  John Wiley & Sons.  

258. Fitzgerald M., Flannery W.  (2002).  Did Cromwell have Hyperkinetic syndrome?  Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Child and Adolescent Meeting, Harrogate, 20th
September 2002, 13 – 14. 

259. Fitzgerald M., Kewley G.  (2005).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Asperger’s syndrome?  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 44, 3, 210. 

260. Gill M., Daly G., Hawi Z., Heron S., Fitzgerald M. (1997).  Confirmation of association between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and a dopamine transporter polymorphism.  Molecular Psychiatry, 2, 311 – 313.  

261. Hawi Z., Daly G., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (1999).  Susceptibility genes for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  The Irish Scientist, 7: 79.  

262. Hawi Z., Dring M., Kirley A., Foley D., Kent K., Asherson P., Curran C., Gould A., Richards S., Thapar A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2002).  Serotonergic system and
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): A potential susceptibility locus at the 5-HT1B receptor gene in 273 Trios from a multi centre sample.  Molecular Psychiatry, 7 (7): 718 – 725. 

263. Hawi Z., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2000).  No association of Serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 96, 4, 490. 

264. Hawi Z., Foley D., Kirley A., McCarron M., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2001). Dopa decarboxylase gene polymorphisms and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder:  No evidence for association in the Irish population.  Molecular Psychiatry, 6, 4, 420 – 424.  

265. Hawi Z., Kirley A., Lowe N., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2003).  Recent genetic advances in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and diagnostic and therapeutic prospects.  Expert
Review in Neurotherapeutics, 3, 4, 453 – 464. 

266. Hawi Z., Kirley A., Mullins C., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2000). No association of Serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 96, 4, 490.  

267. Hawi Z., Lowe N., Kirley A., Gruenhage F., Nothen M., Greenwood T., Kelsoe J., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2003).  Linkage disequilibrium mapping at DAT1, DRD5 and DBH narrows the search for ADHD susceptibility alleles at these loci.  Molecular Psychiatry, 8, 3, 299 – 308.  

268. Hawi Z., Lowe N., Kirley A., Mullin C., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2004). Multi marker analysis of SNAP-25 provided further evidence of association with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in an Irish population.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 130b, 1, 99.  

269. Hawi Z., McCarron M., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (1999).  Association between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and the Dopamine Beta Hydroxylase gene:  Linkage disequilibrium relationship between polymorphisms. Molecular Psychiatry, 4, Supplement 1, 269.  

270. Mulligan A., Butler L., Sorohan J., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2005). Symptoms of Autism in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, Vol.
138(B), (1), 60. 

271. Mulligan A., Gill M., Fitzgerald M.  (2008).  A case of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and a major Y chromosome abnormality. Journal of Attention Disorders, 12, 103 – 105. 

272. O’Connell R., Bellgrove M., Dockree P., Lau A., Hester R., Garavan H., Fitzgerald M., Foxe J., Robinson I.  (2009).  The neural correlates of deficient error awareness in adult ADHD – an electrophysiological analysis.  Neuropsychologia, 47, 4, 1149 – 1159.  

273. Sheehan K., Hawi Z., Kirley A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M. (2004).  Multiple marker analysis of 5-ht1b in an Irish population: No evidence of haplotype association with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, 130b, 1, 102. 

274. Sheehan K., Kirley A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M., Hawi Z. (2004).  No evidence of association between MAO/B gene polymorphism and ADHD in the Irish population.  American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B, 130, 1, 99.  

275. Sheehan K., Lowe N., Kirley A., Shields D., Fitzgerald M., Gallagher L., Gill M.  (2005). Tryptophan hydroxylase 2 (TPH2) gene variants associated with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Molecular Psychiatry, 10, 944 – 949.  

276. Siddiqui A., Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Did Sir Winston Churchill have Hyperkinetic or Bipolar Affective Disorder?  European Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 12, 2, 219.  

277. O’Connell R., Bellgrove M., Gravan H., Fitzgerald M., Robertson I.  (2009). The neural correlates of deficient error awareness in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Neuropsychologia, 47, 4, 1149 – 1159.  

278. Xu X., Hawi Z., Banaschewski T., Buitelaar J., Rouiers J., Rothenberger A., Sergeant J., Sonuga-Barke E., Steinhausen H., Farone S., Gill M., Asherson P., Fitzgerald M.  (2008).  Replication of a Rate Protective Allele in the Noradrenaline Transporter Gene and ADHD. American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B, Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 147B, 1564 – 1567. 

279. Fitzgerald M.  (2008).Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Creativity, Novelty Seeking and Risk.  Nova Scientific:  New York.  

280. Asherson P. Herv Caci Doepfner M. Ferone S. Fitzgerald M. (2011). The Negative Impact of ADHD on Adult Daily Life:  Results of the European Lifetime Impairment Survey 20th European congress of Psychiatry/European Psychiatric Association, Prague, Czech Republic 3/12th March (2012).

281. Asherson P. Caci Doepfner M. Ferone S. Fitzgerald M. Hervas A. (2011) Adults with ADHD Recall a negative Impact of the Condition on their Childhood: Results of the European lifetime Impairment Survey. 15th World Congress of Psychiatry. 18/22nd September Buenos Aires, Argentina, 269.

282. Caci H. Asherson P. Doepfner M. Donfrancesco R. Farone S. Fitzgerald M. Hervas A. Redston T. Webber D. Woods A. (2011) ADHD is Associated with Impairment in Every Day Life as Reported by Parents of Affected Children:  Results of the European Lifetime Impairment Study, 3rd International Congress on ADHD 20th May, Berlin, Germany. 30-04. 

283. Caci H. Asherson P. Doepfner M. Donfrancesco R. Farone S. Fitzgerald M. Hervas A. Redston T. Webber D. Woods A. (2011) Parental Experiences of Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD in Children:  Results of the European Lifetime Impairment Survey. 3rd International Congress on ADHD. 26-29th May Berlin, Germany. P34-01.  

284. Dineen P. Fitzgerald M. (2010) Executive Function in Routine Childhood 19th European Congress of Psychiatry, Vienna, Austria 12th to 15th March 192.  

285. Dineen P. Fitzgerald M. (2010) Developmental Comorbidity Assessment in Childhood ADHD European Psychiatry 2010, 25 (Suppl. 1) 403.  

286. Dineen P. Fitzgerald M. (2010) Executive Function in Routine Childhood ADHD Assessment European Psychiatry (2010) 25 (Suppl. 1): 402.  

287. Dineen P. Fitzgerald M. (2009) Correlations between ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorder and Asperger’s Syndrome, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder 1, (1) 84/85. 

288. Dineen P. Fitzgerald M. (2009) Overlap Between ADHD and Autistic Spectrum Disorder Royal College of Psychiatrists Faculty Meeting. Dineen P. Fitzgerald M. (2009) A Review of Anxiety as a comorbidity of ADHD 2nd International Congress on ADHD, Vienna.  

289. Fitzgerald M. Daly G. Hawi XZ. Gill M. (1999) Mapping Susceptibility Loci in ADHD: Preferential Transmission of Parental Alleles at DAT 1, BTH and DRD 5 to affected children.  European child and Adolescent Psychiatry 8, suppl. 2, 713.  

290. Fitzgerald M. (2010) ADHD/ASD Overlap and Difference.  Chinese Medical Journal 123, suppl. 294.  

291. Fitzgerald M. (2010) Novelty Seeking, Risk, Creativity and ADHD.  Chinese Medical Journal 123, suppl. 2, 35.  

292. Fitzgerald M. (2011) ADHD:  The Original X Factor.  Special Educational Needs 36/37.  

293. Fitzgerald M. (2009) Nature versus Nurture:  The Genetics of ADHD through the looking glass:  A Child’s Perspective on ADHD.  The Royal Society London,  Friday 11th December.  

294. Fitzgerald M. (2010) ADHD and Creativity.  19th European congress of Psychiatry, Vienna, Austria 59.  

295. Fitzgerald M. Dineen P. (2009) ADHD Novelty Seeking and Risk Taking Behaviour. Second International Congress on ADHD.  

296. Fitzgerald M. Dineen P. (2009) ADHD, Novelty Seeking and Risk Taking Behaviour, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder 1, (2): 85.  

297. Fitzgerald M. (2011) Overlap between Attention Deficit Hyper Activity Disorder and Autism. European Psychiatric Association Conference 13th March 47.  

298. Fitzgerald M., Bellgrove M., Gill M.  (2007).  Handbook of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Wiley:  New York.  

299. Fitzgerald M.  (2008). Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Creativity, Novelty Seeking and Risk.  Nova Scientific:  New York.  

300. Fitzgerald M. McNicholas F. Henson L. (2010) European Professionals Attitudes and Practices in the Management of ADHD European college of Neuropsychopharmacology, Amsterdam, Netherlands 28 August – 1st September. European Neuropsychopharmacology, the Journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology, 20, 3, S629. 

301. Fitzgerald M. (2009) Growing up with ADHD:  A multi-faceted story.  2nd International Congress on ADHD 22nd May, Vienna, Austria.  

302. Kooig S. Bejerots, Blackwell A. Caci Casas/Brugue M. Carpenter P. Foeken K. Fitzgerald M. Gaillac V. Ginsberg Y. Kraus C.J. Lensing M. Manor I. Oswald P. (2010) European Concensus Statement on Diagnosis and Treatment of Adult ADHD: The European Network Adult ADHD BMC Psychiatry 10:67. 

303. Mulligan A. Anney R. Butler L. O’Regan M. Fitzgerald M. Gill M. (2011) Home Environment: Association with ADHD in Children with ADHD and their non-ADHD Siblings.  Child:  Care Health and Development doi: 10.2011/J.1362/2214.2011.01345X. 

304. Young S., Fitzgerald M., Postma M.J., (2013) ADHD: Making the Invisible Visible – ADHD White Paper Samian: European Brain Council Shine APCD  

305. Paton K., Hammond P., Barry E., Fitzgerald M., McNicholas F.,Gill M., Robertson I.,Johnson K., (2013) “Methylphenidate Improves Some but not All Measures of Attention as measured by the TEA-Ch in Medication Naieve Children”, Child Neuropsychology – A Journal of Normal and Abnormal Development in Childhood and Adolescence,  

306. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Long acting Psychostimulants in Attention Deficit Disorder / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Modern Medicine, 28 – 32.  

307. Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in cardiovascular functioning.  Irish Medical Journal, 97, 5, 158.  

308. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Treatment of children with ADHD with particular emphasis on pre-school children. CPD Bulletin, Psychiatry, 1, 3, 93. 

309. Nugent E., Hawi Z., Lowe N., Kirley A., Fitzgerald M., Gill M.  (2001).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and 5-HT2C receptor:  A slight increase in the transmission of Cys23 to ADHD cases. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 105(7): 637.  

310. O’Connell R., Bellgrove M., Fitzgerald M., Robertson I. (2008).  Self alert training:  Volitional modulation of autonomic arousal improves sustained attention. Neuropsychologia, 46, 1379 – 1390.  

311. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Psychopharmacological treatment of adolescent and adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 18, 3, 93 – 98.  

312. Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adulthood.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 22(1), 34.  

313. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Does adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder exist?  Journal of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, 2, 1, 114 – 116. 

314. Kirley A., Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder:  A controversial diagnosis.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 19, 3, 86 – 91.  

315. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 15, 3, 82 – 83.  

316. Curran S., Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in the prison population.  American Journal of Psychiatry, 156, 10, 1664 – 1665.  

…    Fitzgerald M., McNicholas F., (2014) “Attitudes and Practices in the Management of ADHD Among Healthcare Professionals who Responded to a European Survey”  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine 31,31/37 (peer reviewed)

…   (peer reviewed) Caci H., Anderson P., Donfrancisco R., Farone S., Fitzgerald M., Doepfner M., (2014) “Daily Life Impairments Associated with Childhood/Adolescent ADHD as Recalled by Adults: Results from the European Lifetime                Impairment Survey” CNS Spectrums, 1/10 DOI:

…   (peer reviewed) Caci H., Doepfner M., Asherson P., Donfrancesco R., Farone S., Herves A.,  Fitzgerald M., 214 (2013) “Daily Life Impairments Associated with Self/Reported Childhood/Adolescent Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder         and the Experiences of Diagnosis and Treatment: Results from the European Lifetime Impairment Survey”  European Psychiatry, 29,316/323


Accidents, Psychotherapy and Suicidology 

Accidents And A Bombing


317. McDermott M., McCrystal P., Fitzgerald M. (2001).  Assessment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in children and adolescents two years after the Omagh bomb.  Royal College
of Psychiatrists, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Faculty, Residential Meeting, York, 3rd – 5th October, 222. 

318. McDermott M., Percy A., Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Psychological screening of children and adolescents aged 8 – 18 fifteen months after the Omagh bomb.  European Journal of Child
and Adolescent Psychiatry, 12, 2, 191. 

319. O’Brien C., Kissane N., Fitzgerald M. (1998).  Psychological sequelae of road traffic accidents.  14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, 412. 

320. O’Brien C., Kissane N., Fitzgerald M. (1999).  Psychopathology following a road traffic accident.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 8, 2, 686. 



Studies of Travellers


321. Heron S., Fitzgerald M., Barry J., MacLachlan M. (2000).  Cultivating Pluralism.  Published by Oak Tree Press.  Edited by Mark MacLachlan.  

322. Heron S., Fitzgerald M., Barry J., MacLachlan M. (1998).  Irish travellers:  Conception of health and illness.  Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Meeting, Kilkenny, 40.  

323. Fitzgerald M., Pritchard A., Kinsella A. (1988).  A psychosocial and educational study of travellers children. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 5 (1), 33 – 36.  

324. Heron S., Fitzgerald M., Barry J., MacLachlan M. (1999).  A study of the psychosocial health status of Irish traveller mothers and children. Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting, April 1999:  Manchester. 




325. Sheehan J., Fitzgerald M.  (1994). Measuring progress in psychoanalytic psychotherapy.  Journal Group Analytic Psychotherapy, 27(2): 211 – 220.  

326. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Child psychoanalytic psychotherapy.  Advances in Psychiatric Treatment, 4, 18 – 24.  

327. Corvin A., Fitzgerald M.  (2000).  Evidence-based medicine psychoanalysis and psychotherapy.  Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Volume 14, No. 2, 143 – 151.  

328. Daly M., Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Psychotherapy in a custodial setting.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 477 – 495.  

329. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Child psychoanalytic psychotherapy.  A Quarterly Publication for Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy:  Inside Out.  33, 32 – 35.  

330. Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Counselling children who have suffered separation and loss, Éisteach: A Quarterly Journal of Counselling and Therapy, 2, 4, 25 – 27.  

331. Fitzgerald M. (1999).  Psychoanalytic psychotherapy in Ireland.  A quarterly Journal of Counselling and Therapy:  Eisteach, 2, 11, 39 – 42.  

332. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  The development of psychotherapy in Northern Ireland.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 18, 1, 38.  

333. Fitzgerald M.  (2002).  Psychoanalysis in a Textbook of Psychological Medicine:  An Irish Perspective.  Edited by Brian O’Shea.  Eireann Health Care Publications, 73 – 79.  

334. Grieve K., Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  A study of difficulties of students of psychotherapy.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 352 – 384.  

335. Huber V., Fitzgerald M., Kachele H.  (1989). Psychotherapy research in social context. Third European SPR Conference on Psychotherapy.  Research Bern Switzerland, 50.  

336. Ni Ghallchobhair M., Fitzgerald M. (1995).  Suitability for psychotherapy – a prognostic profile for children.  Pilot study of a semi structured interview.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential Meeting, Dublin, 53.  

337. Ni Ghallchobhair M., Fitzgerald M. (1996).  Psychotherapy assessment for children and adolescents.  A preliminary study of a semi structured interview. Irish Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy, 1, 2, 5 – 14.  

338. Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  The boundaries of psychotherapy.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 4, E.H.B.:  Dublin.  

339. Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  The contribution of psychoanalysis to psychiatry paper to St. Patrick’s Hospital, Dublin.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 385 – 413.  

340. Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  The statutory registration of psychotherapists.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 310 – 313.  

341. Fitzgerald M.  (1992).  The future of psychotherapy.  Journal Irish Forum Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 2, 2, 13 – 33.  

342. Fitzgerald M.  (1992).  The treatment of character disorder.  Journal of the Irish forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 2, 13 – 33. 

343. Fitzgerald M.  (1993).  Child Psychoanalysis.  In Psychotherapy in Ireland.  Edited by E. Boyne.  Columba Press:  Dublin.  

344. Fitzgerald M.  (1993).  European psychotherapy.  Journal Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 3, 3 – 6.  

345. Fitzgerald M.  (1993).  Psychoanalysis in O’Shea B. and Falvey J.  Text Book of Psychological Medicine.  Dublin;  E.H.B.  

346. Fitzgerald M.  (1994).  European psychotherapy and Counselling.  Inside Out, 17, 15 – 18.  

347. Fitzgerald M. (1994).  Psychotherapy in Ireland.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting, 89. 

348. Fitzgerald M.  (1994).  The training of doctors in psychotherapy.  Proceedings Royal College Psychiatrists Annual Meeting Cork.  

349. Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Developments in psychoanalytic psychotherapy in Ireland.  A personal view 1981 – 1993. Irish Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy, 1, 1: 5 – 14. 

350. Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  The boundaries of psychotherapy.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 4, E.H.B.:  Dublin. 

351. Fitzgerald M.  (1997).  The development of counselling and psychotherapeutic skills through supervision. In Proceedings of the Association for Study of Medical Education
Conference of Psychology, Vienna, 30. 

352.  Barrett N., Fitzgerald M.  (1990).  Impasse with routine psychiatric treatment:  progress with analytic psychotherapy in a case of neurotic depression. The Midland Journal of Psychotherapy, 11, 1, 9 – 17.  

353. Fitzgerald M.  (1987).  The Balint group in general practice.  Irish Journal of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatic Medicine, 4, 1: 23 – 26.  

354. Fitzgerald M.  (1987).  The effectiveness of psychotherapy.  Journal Irish Forum Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 1, 1: 29 – 35.  

355. Fitzgerald M.  (1988).  Editorial (integrating psychoanalytic theories).  Journal Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 1, 2, 1.  

356. Fitzgerald M.  (1988).  The technique of analytic psychotherapy.  Journal Irish Forum Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 1, 2:  34 – 44.  

357. Fitzgerald M.  (1990).  Supervision of trainee therapists.  Journal Irish Journal Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 1: 4:  17 – 29.   

358. Fitzgerald M.  (1990).  Why Psychotherapy?  Journal Postgraduate Medical Education, 3, 12, 324 – 326.  

359. Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Applied psychoanalysis and child psychiatry.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 414 – 444.  

360. Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Existentialism and psychiatry.  Journal Irish Forum Psychoanalytic psychotherapy, 2, 1, 27 – 35.  

361. Fitzgerald M.  (1991). Irish Standing Conference on Psychotherapy.  Journal Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 2, i.  

362. Fitzgerald M.  (1991). Psychoanalysis, behaviour therapy and pharmacotherapy.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 496 – 507.  

363. Fitzgerald M.  (1991). Psychological adaptation to pregnancy – psychoanalytic aspects.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 50 – 63.  

364. Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Psychotherapy services in Ireland.  Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.  

365. Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Psychoanalytic psychotherapy in Ireland – History.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin,115 – 119. 

366. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Irish Council for Psychotherapy:  The Beginning.  Creative Horizons:  Contemporary Practice.  Second National Conference Dublin Castle 26-27 January, 4. 





367. Curran S., Fitzgerald M., Greene V. (1999).  Psychopathology 8½ years post parasuicide.  The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention: Crisis, 20, 3, 115 – 120.  

368. O’Sullivan M., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Suicidal ideation and acts of self harm among Dublin school children.  Journal of Adolescence, 21, 4, 427 – 444.  

369. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Impulsivity and suicide.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 38, 8, 939 – 940.  

370. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Suicidal behaviour in children.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 16, 1, 34 – 35. 

371. Fitzgerald M.  (2007).  The Amygdala Theory of Suicide:  Brain, Gender and Suicide.  Journal of Irish Psychiatric Association, December, 8, 6, 227.  

372. Lambe K., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Suicidal ideation and acts of self harm among west Dublin school children.  Journal of Adolescence, 21, 4, 427 – 444.  

373. Barry M., O’Brien M., Fitzgerald M. (1996).  Parasuicide in E.H.B. Child Guidance Clinics.  27th Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, Waterford.  

374. Stone D., Fitzgerald M., Walsh N.  (1994). A study of failed suicides. Fifth European Symposium on Suicide.  Cork, 116. 

375. Grace M., Fitzgerald M.  (1994).  Suicidal behaviour in children attending a child psychiatric clinic.  In Proceedings of the Fifth European Symposium on Suicide, Cork, 29.  

376. McGauran S., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1991).  Psychosocial aspects of suicide in an Irish urban area.  Topics in Psychiatry.  Lilly:  Basingstoke, 3 – 11. 

377. McGauran S., Fitzgerald M., Lyons R.  (1997).  Suicide – Who are the Victims?  A psychological profile of suicide victims, Dublin, 1989 – 1990.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 16, 3, 2 – 6.  

378. O’Neill D., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Parasuicide in a disadvantaged area of Dublin.  7th European Symposium on Suicide and Suicidal Behaviour. Gent, Belgium, September, 5. 

379. O’Neill, D., Fitzgerald M. (2013) Is Suicidal Behaviour in an accident and emergency representative of community rates? European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 22, Suppl. 2 July page S99  

380. O’Rourke M., Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Aspects of suicidal behaviour in children.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential Meeting, Dublin, 42. 

381. O’Rourke M., Fitzgerald M.  (1986).  An epidemiological study of behavioural deviance, hyperactivity and physical abnormalities in a Dublin primary school population.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 6(1), 10 – 16.  

382. O’Rourke R., Fitzgerald M.  (1998). Problems with assessing suicidal thinking in boys and girls in Ireland.  14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, August, 226. 

383. O’Rourke R., Fitzgerald M.  (1999). Gender issues in suicide in Irish children.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 8, 2, 447.  

384. Curran A., Greene V., Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Parasuicide: Preliminary results of a prospective eight year follow up.  In Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Winter Meeting, Glasgow, 39.  

385. Curran S., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  A prospective 8½ year follow up study of parasuicides.  Royal College of Psychiatrists, Annual Meeting, Belfast, June 1998.  

386. Curran S., Fitzgerald M., Greene V. T (1995).  Parasuicide and parental bonding.  Royal College of Psychiatrists, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential Meeting, Dublin, 40. 

387. Curran S., Greene V., Fitzgerald M. (1994).  Attempted suicide:  An eight year follow up.  In the value of research for clinical practice.  Eireann Publications:  Dublin, 36.  

388. Doody B., Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Prevalence of suicidal ideation among adolescents.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential
Meeting, Dublin, 42. 

389. Fitzgerald M., Curran S., Greene V. T.  (1995).  Parasuicide and parental bonding.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 10th Annual Congress, Utrecht, Netherlands, 26.  

390. Fitzgerald M., Joseph A., O’Neill D.  (1997).  Parasuicide in a disadvantaged area.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 16, 3, 10 – 11.  

391. Fitzgerald M., McCarthy R.  (1995).  Aspects of suicidal behavioural in children.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting Torquay.  37.  

392. Fitzgerald M., O’Neill D., Joseph A. (1997).  A community study of parasuicide in a disadvantaged area.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 16, 3, 10 – 11. 


Substance Misuse Issues


393. McArdle P., Wiegersma, Gilvarry E., McCarthy S., Blom M., Fitzgerald M., Brinkley A., Kolte B., Quensel S.  (2000).  International variations in drug use.  European Addiction Research, 6, 4, 163 – 169.  

394. McArdle P., Wiegersma A., Gilvarry E., Kolte B., McCarthy S., Fitzgerald M., Brinkley A., Blom M., Stoeckel I., Pierolini A., Michels I., Johnson R., Quensel S.  (2002).
European adolescent substance use: The roles of family structure, function and gender.  Society for the Study of Addiction to Alcohol and Drugs.  Addiction, 97, 329 – 336. 

395. Quensel S., McArdle P., Brinkley A., Wiegersma A., Blom M., Fitzgerald M., Johnson R., Kolte B., Michels I., Pierolini A., Pos R., Stoeckel I. (2002). Broken home or drug using peers: significant relations? Journal of Drug Issues, 32, 2, 467 – 490. 

396. O’Neill T., Fitzgerald M., McGee H.  (1991).  Consumption of alcohol and drugs in mothers of children attending a child psychiatric clinic. Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 12, 3 – 5.  

397. Fitzgerald M., McArdle P., Brinkley A.  (1998).  A European study of substance use in adolescents.  European Child Psychiatry Research Group Meeting, Paris, October, 12.  

398. Brinkley A., Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Alcohol use in early adolescents – is a distinction between occasional and frequent use valid? European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 8,
2, 205.

399. Brinkley A., Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Risky business:  A risk focussed approach to adolescent substance abuse.  48th Annual American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Honolulu, October 23rd – 28th, 144.

400. Brinkley A., Fitzgerald M., McArdle P.  (1999).  Substance use rates and delinquent behaviour among young people in five European cities Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting, April 1999:  Manchester.  

401. Brinkley A., Michels I., McArdle P., Fitzgerald M. (1998).  Drug dependence:  Risk and monitoring.  European Drug Prevention and Drug Policy Conference, Vienna. 

402. Brinkley A. Fitzgerald M. (1999) Alcohol use in early Adolescence/Is a distinction between Occasional and Frequent use valid? European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 8, 2, 205.



403. Fitzgerald M. (2013) History of Child Psychiatry in Ireland. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 22, Suppl. 2, page 100 

404. Fitzgerald M. (2006) Creativity and Behavioural Disorder: Historical Review and new Associations. Scientific proceedings American Academy of Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry.  San Diego October 24-29, 182.

405. Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Children and families.  In Mental Health in Ireland.  Edited by C. Keane, Gill & McMillan / R.T.E.:  Dublin.  

406. Michels I., Brinkley A., Fitzgerald M. (1998).  Leisure time and health and social risk behaviours among young pupils in five European cities. 2nd International Conference on Health, Precariousness, Vulnerability in Europe, Paris, France, December, 4. 

407. Mulhall D., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1988).  A study of the relationships between the home environment and psychiatric symptoms in children and parents.  Irish Journal of
Psychiatry, 9, 1, 13 – 18.

408. McElearney C., Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2004).  A pocket guide to Part II M.R.C.Psych.:  Examination papers, Single Statement and Extended Matching Items’. Eli Lilly:  Dublin.

409. Tansey L., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1990).  The measurement of adolescent adaptive process in clinical interview.  Journal of Adolescence, 13, 299 – 305. 

410. Gannon M., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1992).  Social support and behaviour problems in children.  British Journal, Clinical & Social Psychiatry, 8, 3, 64 – 66. 

411. Garland M., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  Social skills correlates of depressed mood in normal young adolescents.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 15, 1, 19 – 21. 

412. Garland M., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  The relationship between social skills and depressed mood in normal young adolescents. 14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, August, 219.

413. Ryan I., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A. (1991).  The personalities of child psychiatric patients.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.: Dublin, 185 – 191.  

414. O’Connor  J., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H.  (1997).  Selected areas of intellectual functioning in girls with Turner’s syndrome: A study of the impact of Karyotype on aspects of performance and verbal intelligence.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting, Belfast, 42 – 43.  

415. O’Connor J., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H.  (2000).  The relationship between karyotype and cognitive functioning in Turner’s syndrome. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 17, 3, 82
– 85.

416. O’Connor J., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H., Linehan C. (1999). Diverging attributions of sex role identity.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 8, 2, 655. 

417. O’Flynn M., Fitzgerald M., Simms C.  (1997).  Are mothers and children with conduct disorder temperamentally incompatible? 5th European Congress of Psychology, Dublin.  

418. Fitzgerald M., James I.  (2007). The Mind of the Mathematician. Johns Hopkins University Press.  

419. Fitzgerald M., Joseph A.  (1994). The value of Irish adolescents. Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 15, 2, 4 – 6.  

420. Fitzgerald M., Maher C.  (1995). Self esteem and anxiety in children. European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 10th Annual Congress, Utrecht, Netherlands.  

421. Fitzgerald M., McGee H.  (1989). Psychosocial factors influencing childhood hospital admissions.  European Medical Research Council Meeting Brussels.  (Accepted for publication by EMRC). 

422. Fitzgerald M., Murphy E.  (2001). Effects of domestic violence on children. 48th Annual American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Honolulu, October 23rd – 28th,

423. Fitzgerald M.  (1998). Depression and psychological factors in school children.  14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm,
August, 218. 

424. Fitzgerald M.  (2001).  Borderline pathology.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 40, 10, 1124. 

425. Fitzgerald M.  (2002). Child Psychiatry.  In O’Shea B. (Ed).  A Textbook of Psychological Medicine.  Eireann Publications:  Dublin, 349 – 369. 

426. Fitzgerald M.  (2002). Mind and morals.  Philosophy Now, 38. 

427.Fitzgerald M.  (2003). Child Psychiatry.  Irish Psychiatrist:  Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association, 4, 1, 9 – 10. 

428. Fitzgerald M.  (2003). Irish Families Under Stress Volume VII. South Western Area Health Board: Dublin. 

429. Fitzgerald M.  (2003). Child Psychiatry.  In:  M. T. Haslam. Psychiatry for the New Millennium. Society of Clinical Psychiatrist:  Carlisle. 

430. Fitzgerald M.  (2005). Creativity and Psychiatric Disorder: Historical Review and New Associations. Royal College of Psychiatrists. Faculty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Annual Residential Conference, Harrogate International Centre. Abstract. 

431. Fitzgerald M., Berman D.  (1994). Of sound mind.  Nature, 368, 92.  Reprinted in Portraits of Wittgenstein.  Ed. by F. A. Flowers, Thoemmes Press, 1999.  

432. Fitzgerald M., Berman D.  (1996). Obsessive compulsive disorder in the 1990’s.  Irish Journal of Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy, Volume 1, No. 2, 65 – 74. 

433. Hoey H., Flynn M., De Arce M., MacKay B., Connolly M., Fitzgerald M., O’Connor J., Lambe K., Brennan A., Corby A., Quinn E.  (1994).  Research on growth standards.  Turners
syndrome and diabetes.  In the Value of Research for Clinical Practice Eireann.  Public:  Dublin, 33. 

434. Houlihan B., Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Attitudes of Irish adolescent to parents, authority and cultural identity:  An urban rural study.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 10th Annual Congress, Utrecht, Netherlands, 24. 

435. Houlihan B., Fitzgerald M., O’Regan M.  (1992).  Depression in Irish adolescents.  Royal College Psychiatrists.  Annual Meeting, Dublin, 31.  

436. Jeffers A., Fitzgerald M.  (1991). Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 2. Dublin:  Eastern Health Board. 

437. Lambe K., Carr A., Fitzgerald M.  (1998). The family system test: An examination of its capability as a diagnostic tool in clinical and non-clinical settings.  14th International
Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, 217. 

438. Lambe K., Fitzgerald M.  (1995). A psychosocial study of diabetic control, the father’s role.  Tenth International Congress.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Utrecht, 28 – 29.

439. Lambe K., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H.  (1995). Does parental self esteem and locus of control have an impact on their children’s ratings?  Royal College of Psychiatrists Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential Meeting, Dublin, 54.  

440. Lambe K., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H.  (1996). Diabetes control and emotional adjustment in young Irish patients.  In Proceedings of the 10th European Health Psychology Society Conference, Dublin, 10.  

441. Lambe K., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H.  (1997).  Psychiatric symptoms of mothers and fathers of children with diabetes:  A controlled study.  In:  Proceedings of the 5th European
Congress of Psychology, Dublin, 135. 

442. Mackey B., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H.  (1998). A psychosocial study of a population of diabetic children and adolescents.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 10th Annual Congress, Utrecht, Netherlands. 

443. Maher C., Fitzgerald M.  (1996). Relating anxiety levels and self esteem in school children.  Irish Journal of  Psychiatry, 16, 2, 6 – 7.  

444. O’Connor J., Fitzgerald M.  (1995). A psychosocial study of Turner’s syndrome in an Irish population.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 10th International Congress, Utrecht, 182.  

445. O’Connor J., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H.  (1995).  Processing the meaning and consequences of Turner’s syndrome; A discussion of family and patient adaptation to a syndrome
of childhood and adolescence.  Royal College of Psychiatrists Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, Annual Residential Meeting, Dublin 12.

446. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Case studies in Child Psychiatry.  Irish Journal of Clinical Medicine, 33, 3, 43 – 50.  

447. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003). Casebook:  Behavioural problems.  The Practitioner, 247, 907 – 923.  

448. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003) Depression in children and adolescents, Part I.  Hospital Doctor, 9, 1, 68 – 73.  

449. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003) Depression in children and adolescents, Part II.  Hospital Doctor, 9, 2, 81 – 85.  

450. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003). Examination, education programme: Psychology.  Irish Psychiatrist:  Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association, 4, 1, 18 – 20.  

451. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2006). Neuroleptic malignant syndrome: A medical emergency.  Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association, 6, 6, 237 – 242.  

452. Berman D., Fitzgerald M., Hayes J. (Editors) (1996).  The danger of words and writings on Wittgenstein.  M. O. C. Drury.  Bristol:  Thoemmes Press.  

453. De Arce M. A., Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  First Irish family with fragile X chromosome.  Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin.  228 – 232.  

454. Murphy M., Fitzgerald M.  (1989) A study of speech/language disability and behavioural deviance in children referred to a child psychiatric outpatients. Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 4, E.H.B.: Dublin.  

455. Murphy M., Fitzgerald M., Fitzpatrick L., Kinsella A. (1988).  Self esteem and behavioural deviance in child populations. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 5: 94 – 97.0 

456. Fitzgerald M.  (1991) Levels of psychosocial stress and disturbance in Irish children. In coping with adversity.  Pergamon, 26. 

457. Fitzgerald M.  (1991) The middle years.  Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 280 – 287.  

458. Fitzgerald M.  (1992) “The end of Psychiatry”. In Psychiatry in Europe, Royal College Psychiatrists Meeting, 52 – 53.  

459. Fitzgerald M.  (1993). Child Psychiatry in O’Shea B. and Falvey J.  Text Book of Psychological Medicine.  Dublin: E.H.B.  

460. Fitzgerald M.  (1993). Childhood depression. Irish Bulletin of Psychiatry, 1, 1, 4.  

461. Fitzgerald M.  (1994). Psychosocial state of children and mothers.  In the value of research for clinical practice.  Eireann Publications:  Dublin, 36 – 37. 

462. Fitzgerald M.  (1991). Disconnection in Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 270 – 280.  

463. Fitzgerald M.  (1991). Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3. E.H.B.:  Dublin.  

464. Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Irish Psychiatry; the problem of achieving a balance.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 4, E.H.B.:  Dublin.

465. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1995).  Immunisation uptake – an ongoing cause for concern.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 4, E.H.B.:  Dublin.

466. Nelis S., Fitzgerald M.  (1997).  Epidemiology of psychological problems in adolescents: a longitudinal perspective. In: Proceedings of the 5th European Congress of Psychology,
Dublin, 64.

467. O’Leary Z., Fitzgerald M., Naidu M.  (1989).  A study of behavioural deviance and social competence in children of psychiatric inpatient females.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry 10, 2, 8 – 10.

468. O’Regan S., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1991).  Motivation towards learning and behaviour deviance in 8 to 13 year old children attending an urban primary school. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 8, 128 – 129.

469. O’Rourke M., Fitzgerald M.  (1986).  An epidemiological study of behavioural deviance, hyperactivity and physical abnormalities in a Dublin primary school population.  Irish Journal of Psychiatry, 6(1), 10 – 16.

470. Stone D., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1990).  A study of behavioural deviance and social difficulties in 11 and 12 year old school children. Irish Journal of Psychiatry, Spring, 12 – 14.

471. Veluri R., Fitzgerald M.  (1993).  A study of the lifetime prevalence of depressive disorder in the first degree relatives of patients with major depressive disorder.  Irish Journal of
Psychiatry, Spring, 3 – 4.

472. Williams H., Fitzgerald M., Kinsella A.  (1989).  Psychological distress and attitude in authority in a sample of Irish adolescents. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 5, 37 –40.

473. Fitzgerald M., Balbin I., Kinsella A.  (1986).  A study of behavioural deviance and maternal depressive and anxiety symptoms in Malaysia and Ireland.  In new approaches to
infant, child, adolescent and family mental health. Expansion Scientifique Francaise, 551 – 552.

474. Leeson S., Fitzgerald M., Carr A., Moukaddem S. (1995).  The West Dublin Child Guidance Service Evaluation.  Tenth International Congress.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Utrecht, 84.

475. Fitzgerald M.  (1996). Mental health problems among adolescents. Ulster Paediatric Society in association with British Association of Community Child Health Annual Symposium, March, Belfast Castle.

476. Scully A., Fitzgerald M.  A comparison of fears in children attending a child psychiatric centre patients with fears in children attending a normal school.  Submitted for publication.

477. Fitzgerald M. (2012) Mental Health. Symposium of Well Being of Young People in Eastern Europe and Caucasus. Tbilisi, Georgia 11-12th June.  

478. Fitzgerald M. Lawlor M. (2012) Pressure Points on Irish Families.  A free ebook.  

479. O’Connor J. Fitzgerald M. Hoey H. Linihen C. (1999) Diverging attributions sex role identity.  European child and Adolescent Psychiatry 8, suppl. 2, 655.  

480. Fitzgerald M., (2011) Philosophy of Psychiatry Newletter 32, June 1.  

481. Drumm A., Carr A., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  An investigation into the relative merits of three approaches to structured family assessment. 14th International Congress of the
International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry & Allied Professions, Stockholm, Sweden, 213.

482. Drumm A., Carr A., Fitzgerald M.  (1998).  The Beavers, McMaster and Circumflex Clinical Rating Scales.  A study of sensitivity, specificity and discriminant validity.
Journal of Family Therapy, 221, 225 – 238. 

483. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Childhood hospitalisation for gastroenteritis:  Psychosocial and medical factors.  International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine, 21, 4, 355 – 368. 

484. Hoey H., McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  International quality of life instruments for assessment of children / adolescents with diabetes and their families.  Diabetes:
Journal of the American Diabetes Association, 48, 1, 397. 

485. Hoey H., McGee H., Fitzgerald M., Mortensen H., Hougaard P. (1999). Multidimensional, international quality of life questionnaires for children and adolescents with IDDM and their families. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, ISPAD, 74.  

486. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1989).  Immunisation uptake – an ongoing cause for concern.  Irish Families Under Stress.  Volume 4, E.H.B.:  Dublin. 

487. Fitzgerald M., McGee H.  (1991). Should children with minor medical problems be sent to hospital?  Infant care practices in families with children hospitalised and non-hospitalised for gastroenteritis.  Ulster Medical Journal 60, 1, 53 – 57.  

488. Fitzgerald M.  (1996).  Does child psychiatry work?  In Proceedings of the 3rd European conference, Association for Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Glasgow, 49 – 50.  

489. Murphy G., Smith E., Wynne R., Fitzgerald M., Clarkin N. (1991). Stress in child psychiatric service. In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 314 – 332.  

490. Piha J., Jorgesen O. S., McQuaid P. E., Klosinski G., Fitzgerald M., Sogaard H., Sourdandre A.  (1991).  Child psychiatric inpatient treatment in Denmark, Finland, Ireland, and Switzerland. 9th Congress of European Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, London. 

491. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1988).  Family factors in influencing child health care decisions.  Irish Psychologist, 15: 24.  

492. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1988).  Home or hospital care for childhood gastroenteritis; determining factors and recommendations for improved management.  Journal of the Irish College of Physicians and Surgeons, 17, 3, 134. 

493. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1990).  Attitudes of urban Irish doctors to the hospitalisation of young children. Irish Journal of Psychology, 11, 1, 77 – 81.  

494. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1990).  The impact of hospital experiences during training on G.P. referral rates.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 1990, 7, 22 – 23.  

495. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1990).  The influence of non-medical factors in childhood hospitalisation.  British Psychological Society, Occasional Paper 2, Leicester.  

496. McDermott M., Brennan A., Fitzgerald M., Hoey H. (1998).  Cognitive behavioural intervention in a group of diabetic children versus controls.  14th International Congress of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Stockholm, August, 349. 

497. McGee H., Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Pathways to Childhood Hospitalisation.  Health Promotion Unit, Department of Health, Dublin, 1988.  This publication was followed by a leaflet on gastroenteritis published by the Health Promotion Unit of the Department of Health.  Pathways to Childhood Hospitalisation was reprinted by the Department of Health and the
Eastern Health Board in 1991 with a preface by Mr. C. Flood, Minister for State Department of Health.

498. Fitzgerald M.  (1997).  The relationship between child, adolescent and adult psychiatry.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 14, 2, 42.  

499.     Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  The multidisciplinary team in Child Psychiatry.  Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 20, 3, 106.  

500. Fitzgerald M., Callaghan M., McDonald M. (1995).  Consumer satisfaction in a paediatric outpatients.  In Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 4, E.H.B.: Dublin.  

501. Fitzgerald M., Keenan O.  (1989). A study of expectations of a Child & Family Centre.  The Journal of the Irish Forum for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 1, 3, 15 – 23.  

502. McElearney C., Fitzgerald M., Doody B.  (2003).  Changing times:  An audit of an Inpatient Child Psychiatry unit in Ireland.  European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Journal, 12, 2, Supplement 2, 156 – 157.  

503. Mirza K., McCarthy P., Fitzgerald M.  (1994).  Prescribing practices of Irish child psychiatrists.  In Proceedings of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting, Cork, 69.  

504. Moukaddem S., Fitzgerald M.  (1994). An audit of a Child & Family Centre. Royal College of Psychiatrists. Annual Meeting Cork, 14.  

505. Arshad M., Fitzgerald M.  (2003).  Therapeutic review Lithium:  Bipolar Affective Disorders and anti-suicidal effect.  Journal of the Irish Psychiatric Association:  Irish
Psychiatrist, 4, 6, 205 – 213. 

506. McDermott M., Fitzgerald M., Connolly M., Hoey H. (1995).  Cognitive behavioural intervention in a group of diabetic children versus control.  Tenth International Congress.  European Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Utrecht, 77. 

507. Halpin C., Fitzgerald M.  (1991).  Response to the working party on child adolescent psychiatric services in the Eastern Health Board.  IV. Irish Families Under Stress, Volume 3, E.H.B.:  Dublin, 299 – 306.  

508. Heary C., Hennessy E., McGee H., Breathnach F., Fitzgerald M. (1999). Children’s views of hospital services. Psychological Society of Ireland Conference, Cork. 

509. Heary C., Hennessy E., McGee H., Breathnach F., Fitzgerald M.  (2000). Assessing the quality of hospital services:  What do children think is important?  Paper presented at the British Psychological Society, Developmental Section Annual Conference, University of Bristol, U.K.

510. Heary C., Hennessy E., McGee H., Breathnach F., Fitzgerald M. (2001). A child centred evaluation of paediatric hospital services.  Paper presented at the 2nd Biennial Health Services Research Conference, Cork, Ireland. 

511. Heary C., Hennessy E., McGee H., Breathnach F., Fitzgerald M. (2001). The development of an instrument to measure children’s satisfaction with paediatric hospital services.  Paper presented at the European Health Psychology Conference, St. Andrew’s, Scotland. 

512. Heary C., Hennessy E., McGee H., Breathnach F., Fitzgerald M. (2002). The Children’s Evaluation Questionnaire (CHEQ):  Development of a child-centred evaluation of
hospital services.  Paper presented at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Research Day.

513. Hoey H., McGee H., Fitzgerald M., Mortensen H. B., Hougaard P., Lynggaard H., Skovlund S. E., Aanstoot H. J., Chiarelli F., Daneman D., Danne T., Dorchy H., Garandeau P., Greene S., Holl R., Kaprio E., Kocova M., Martul P., Matsuura N., Robertson K., Schoenle E., Sovik O., Swift P., Tsou R. M., Vanelli M., Aman J.  (2006). Parent and Health Professionals Perspectives in the Management of Adolescents with Diabetes:  Development of Assessment Instruments for International Studies’.  Quality of Life Research, 15, 1033 – 1042. 

514. Hoey H., Mortensen H., McGee H., Fitzgerald M. (1999).  Is metabolic control related to quality of life?  A study of 2,103 children and adolescents with IDDM from 17 countries.  Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 44, 6. 

515. Hoey H., Mortensen H., McGee H., Fitzgerald M., Hougaard P. (2000).  Hvidore study group on childhood diabetes.  Metabolic control and quality of life in 2,101 adolescents with diabetes. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 169, 1, Supplement 2, 14. 

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518. Fitzgerald M.  (1998). Drug use in Ireland. 10th Conference of the European Child Psychiatry Research Group, Paris, France, October, 7.  

519. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Fundamentals of Child psychopharmacology.  CNS, 2, 2, 16 – 18.

520. Fitzgerald M.  (1999).  Unlicensed and off label drug use for children with child psychiatric problems. Irish Medical Journal, 92, 2, 284.

521. Fitzgerald M.  (2005).  Malignant Alienation.  Journal of Psychiatric Practice, 29, 5, 193.

522. Hoey H., Fitzgerald M., McGee H.  (2001).  Good metabolic control is associated with better quality of life in 2,101 adolescents with type 1 diabetes.  Diabetes Care, 24, 11,1923 – 1928.

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525. Fitzgerald M., McGee H.  (1990).  Psychological health status of mothers and the admission of children to hospital with gastroenteritis.  International Journal Family Practice, 7, 2, 116 – 120.

526. Fitzgerald M.  (2004). Unpacking Personality Disorder. Psychiatric Bulletin, The Journal of Psychiatric Practice, 28, 3, 105

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…   Not Peer Reviewed Fitzgerald M., (2014) “Unfair Playing Field”, Psychiatric Bulletin 38,2,87