K J Zucker

Summary

Affiliation: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Birth order and sibling sex ratio in homosexual transsexual South Korean men: Effects of the male-preference stopping rule
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:529-33. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A developmental, biopsychosocial model for the treatment of children with gender identity disorder
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Homosex 59:369-97. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Demographics, behavior problems, and psychosexual characteristics of adolescents with gender identity disorder or transvestic fetishism
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 38:151-89. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Handedness in boys with gender identity disorder
    K J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:767-76. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Birth order among homosexual men
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, ON, Canada
    Psychol Rep 92:117-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth order in the fakafefine
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, Center for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 29:251-3. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender identity development and issues
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 13:551-68, vii. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sexual arousability in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:343-55. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender identity disorder in children and adolescents
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R8 Canada
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:467-92. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Was the gender identity disorder of childhood diagnosis introduced into DSM-III as a backdoor maneuver to replace homosexuality? A historical note
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R8, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:31-42. 2005

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Publications49

  1. ncbi request reprint Birth order and sibling sex ratio in homosexual transsexual South Korean men: Effects of the male-preference stopping rule
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 61:529-33. 2007
    ..Future studies that examine birth order and sibling sex ratio in non-Western samples of transsexuals need to be vigilant for the influential role of stopping rules, including the one identified in the present study...
  2. doi request reprint A developmental, biopsychosocial model for the treatment of children with gender identity disorder
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Homosex 59:369-97. 2012
    ..The authors describe their assessment protocol, describe their current multifactorial case formulation model, including a strong emphasis on developmental factors, and provide clinical examples of how the model is used in the treatment...
  3. doi request reprint Demographics, behavior problems, and psychosexual characteristics of adolescents with gender identity disorder or transvestic fetishism
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 38:151-89. 2012
    ..The authors discuss the clinical utility of their assessment protocol...
  4. ncbi request reprint Handedness in boys with gender identity disorder
    K J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:767-76. 2001
    ..Left-handedness appears to be a behavioral marker of an underlying neurobiological process associated with gender identity disorder in boys...
  5. ncbi request reprint Birth order among homosexual men
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, ON, Canada
    Psychol Rep 92:117-8. 2003
    ..They did not, however, note a more refined analysis of an earlier null finding by Siegelman. This 1998 reanalysis by Blanchard, Zucker, Siegelman, Dickey, and Klassen also confirmed the later birth order of homosexual men...
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth order in the fakafefine
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, Center for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 29:251-3. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender identity development and issues
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 13:551-68, vii. 2004
    ..The author provides an update on phenomenology and diagnosis, associated behavior problems, developmental course, biologic and psychosocial influences, and treatment and ethical issues...
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-reported sexual arousability in women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:343-55. 2004
    ..We discuss the results in the context of assessing sexual function and dysfunction in women with CAH...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender identity disorder in children and adolescents
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R8 Canada
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:467-92. 2005
    ..This article reviews three domains of empirical research on gender identity disorder in children and adolescents: diagnosis and assessment, associated psychopathology, and developmental trajectories...
  10. ncbi request reprint Was the gender identity disorder of childhood diagnosis introduced into DSM-III as a backdoor maneuver to replace homosexuality? A historical note
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R8, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:31-42. 2005
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  11. doi request reprint The DSM diagnostic criteria for gender identity disorder in children
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College Street, Toronto, ON M5T 1R8, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 39:477-98. 2010
    ..If anything, this would result in a tightening of the diagnostic criteria and may result in a better separation of children with GID from children who display marked gender variance, but without the desire to be of the other gender...
  12. doi request reprint Assessment of gender variance in children
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 20:665-80. 2011
    ..It will also provide an overview of some common approaches to the assessment of other types of behavioral and socioemotional issues that may require clinical attention in these youngsters...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measurement of psychosexual differentiation
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, M5T 1R8, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 34:375-88. 2005
    ..It is hoped that this overview will provide a template for the new generation of studies that are looking at both gender development and sexual orientation in people born with physical intersex conditions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of sex- and gender-assignment decisions in patients with physical intersex conditions: a methodological and statistical note
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, 250 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1R8, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:269-74. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint Gender constancy judgments in children with gender identity disorder: evidence for a developmental lag
    K J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 28:475-502. 1999
    ..quot; It is concluded that children referred for problems in their gender identity development have a developmental lag in gender constancy acquisition. Possible reasons for the lag are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Birth order in girls with gender identity disorder
    K J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child and Family Studies Centre, Clarke Institute of Psychiatry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 7:30-5. 1998
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  17. ncbi request reprint Sibling sex ratio of boys with gender identity disorder
    K J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child and Family Studies Centre, Clarke Institute of Psychiatry, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 38:543-51. 1997
    ..These findings are amenable to several psychosocial and biological explanations, which require further investigation...
  18. doi request reprint A follow-up study of girls with gender identity disorder
    Kelley D Drummond
    Department of Human Development and Applied Psychology, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Psychol 44:34-45. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Empathy in boys with gender identity disorder: a comparison to externalizing clinical control boys and community control boys and girls
    Allison F H Owen-Anderson
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON M5T 1R8, Canada
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 39:67-83. 2008
    ..The mean age of the children was 6.86 years (range = 4-8 years). It was hypothesized that boys with GID would show similar levels of empathy to those shown by NC girls and higher levels of empathy than the NC and ECC boys...
  20. doi request reprint Sexual orientation and the second to fourth finger length ratio: a meta-analysis in men and women
    Teresa Grimbos
    Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 124:278-87. 2010
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  21. doi request reprint Troubled meditations on psychosexual differentiation: reply to Hegarty (2009)
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Dev Psychol 45:904-8. 2009
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  22. ncbi request reprint Fraternal birth order and birth weight in probably prehomosexual feminine boys
    Ray Blanchard
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Site, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1R8
    Horm Behav 41:321-7. 2002
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  23. ncbi request reprint Fraternal birth order and sexual orientation in pedophiles
    R Blanchard
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 29:463-78. 2000
    ..An alternative explanation in terms of canalization of development is suggested...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sexual orientation and handedness in men and women: a meta-analysis
    M L Lalumière
    Law and Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Bull 126:575-92. 2000
    ..The authors discuss 3 possibilities: cerebral laterality and prenatal exposure to sex hormones, maternal immunological reactions to the fetus, and developmental instability...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adoptee overrepresentation among clinic-referred boys with gender identity disorder
    K J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Clarke Institute of Psychiatry, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 43:1040-3. 1998
    ..To test the hypothesis that adoptees are overrepresented among a sample of clinic-referred boys with gender identity problems (N = 238). To compare the adoptees and nonadoptees on demographic, behaviour problem, and gender-typed measures...
  26. ncbi request reprint The playmate and play style preferences structured interview: a comparison of children with gender identity disorder and controls
    Sari R Fridell
    Gender Identity Service, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5T 1R8
    Arch Sex Behav 35:729-37. 2006
    ..The results were discussed in relation to both basic and applied issues in the assessment of sex-typed behavior in children...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intersexuality and gender identity differentiation
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child Psychiatry Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 15:3-13. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint A parent-report gender identity questionnaire for children
    Laurel L Johnson
    Child and Adolescent Gender Identity Clinic, Child, Youth, and Family Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Clarke Division, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 33:105-16. 2004
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  29. doi request reprint Desire for non-mutilative disability in a nonhomosexual, male-to-female transsexual
    Nathan J Kolla
    Law and Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College Street, Toronto, ON M5T 1R8, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 38:1057-63. 2009
    ..Hypotheses are proposed for the development of this condition with special emphasis accorded to the significance of the preferred target disability...
  30. doi request reprint The gender identity/gender dysphoria questionnaire for adolescents and adults
    Joseph J Deogracias
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Res 44:370-9. 2007
    ..Using a cut-point of 3.00, we found the sensitivity was 90.4% for the gender identity patients and specificity was 99.7% for the controls. The utility of the GIDYQ-AA is discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Re: Sexual behaviors, sexual orientation and gender identity in adult intersexuals: a pilot study
    Kenneth J Zucker
    J Urol 168:1507-8; author reply 1508. 2002
  32. doi request reprint 2D:4D finger-length ratios in children and adults with gender identity disorder
    Madeleine S C Wallien
    Gender Clinic, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Horm Behav 54:450-4. 2008
    ..This last finding was consistent with the prediction that a variance in prenatal hormone exposure contributes to a departure from a sex-typical gender identity in women...
  33. ncbi request reprint The politics and science of "reparative therapy"
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Arch Sex Behav 32:399-402. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Birth order in transgendered males from Polynesia: a quantitative study of Samoan fa'afāfine
    Kris H Poasa
    Department of Psychology and Professional Counseling, Northwest Christian College, Eugene, Oregon
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:13-23. 2004
    ..We consider possible interpretations of the late birth order effect, along with recommendations for further research to identify common mechanisms that might underlie transgenderism across different cultural groups...
  35. ncbi request reprint Re: Androgen imprinting of the brain in animal models and humans with intersex disorders: review and recommendations
    Kenneth J Zucker
    J Urol 169:2306; author reply 2306. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Demographic characteristics, social competence, and behavior problems in children with gender identity disorder: a cross-national, cross-clinic comparative analysis
    Peggy T Cohen-Kettenis
    Gender Clinic, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:41-53. 2003
    ..The most salient demographic difference was age at referral. Cross-national differences in factors that might influence referral patterns are discussed...
  37. ncbi request reprint The Recalled Childhood Gender Questionnaire-Revised: a psychometric analysis in a sample of women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Heino F L Meyer-Bahlburg
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Dept of Psychiatry, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, NYSPI Unit 15, New York, NY 1003, USA
    J Sex Res 43:364-7. 2006
    ..We conclude that the first 2 RCGQ-R scales show good psychometric qualities, but that the third scale needs to be further evaluated in a sample that includes women with gender identity disorder...
  38. ncbi request reprint Is gender identity disorder in adolescents coming out of the closet?
    Kenneth J Zucker
    J Sex Marital Ther 34:287-90. 2008
  39. ncbi request reprint Receiving the torch in the era of sexology's renaissance
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Arch Sex Behav 31:1-6. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology in the parents of boys with gender identity disorder
    Kenneth J Zucker
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:2-4. 2003
  41. doi request reprint The Archives in the era of online first ahead of print
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Arch Sex Behav 37:512-6. 2008
  42. ncbi request reprint The impact factor: the archives breaks from the pack
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Arch Sex Behav 35:7-9. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint Adoption in boys with gender identity disorder
    Kenneth J Zucker
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:622. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Ignoring the evidence dictating the practice: sexual orientation, suicidality and the dichotomy of the mental health nurse
    Kenneth J Zucker
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 11:746-7; author reply 747. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Transvestic fetishism in the general population: prevalence and correlates
    Niklas Långström
    Centre for Violence Prevention, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:87-95. 2005
    ..A positive attitude to this sexual practice and paraphilia indicators--sexual arousal from using pain, exposing genitals to a stranger, and spying on others having sex--were particularly strong correlates to the dependent variable...
  46. ncbi request reprint Sexology and epidemiology
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Arch Sex Behav 36:1-3. 2007
  47. ncbi request reprint The impact factor: "goin' up"
    Kenneth J Zucker
    Arch Sex Behav 34:7-9. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint A parent-report Gender Identity Questionnaire for Children: A cross-national, cross-clinic comparative analysis
    Peggy T Cohen-Kettenis
    Gender Clinic for Children, Adolescents and Adults, Free University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 11:397-405. 2006
    ..The results also provide some support for cross-clinic consistency in clinician-based diagnosis of GID...
  49. ncbi request reprint A psychosexual follow-up study of patients with mixed or partial gonadal dysgenesis
    Maria Szarras-Czapnik
    Department of Endocrinology, The Children s Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 20:333-8. 2007
    ..To provide late adolescent and young adult psychosexual follow-up information on a consecutive series of patients with either mixed or partial gonadal dysgenesis...