Ginette Dionne

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes hinders language development in offspring
    Ginette Dionne
    Research Unit on Psychosocial Maladjustment in Children, bSchool of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e1073-9. 2008
  2. pmc Associations between sleep-wake consolidation and language development in early childhood: a longitudinal twin study
    Ginette Dionne
    Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment, Montreal, Canada
    Sleep 34:987-95. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Gene-environment interplay between peer rejection and depressive behavior in children
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:1009-17. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Gene-environment interaction between peer victimization and child aggression
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centreville, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3P8, Canada
    Dev Psychopathol 20:455-71. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Linkages between children's and their friends' social and physical aggression: evidence for a gene-environment interaction?
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3P8
    Child Dev 79:13-29. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Do other people's plights matter? A genetically informed twin study of the role of social context in the link between peer victimization and children's aggression and depression symptoms
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 49:327-40. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Evidence of gene-environment correlation for peer difficulties: disruptive behaviors predict early peer relation difficulties in school through genetic effects
    Michel Boivin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, 2325 rue des Bibliothèques, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC G1V 0A6, Canada
    Dev Psychopathol 25:79-92. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Gene-environment processes linking aggression, peer victimization, and the teacher-child relationship
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 82:2021-36. 2011
  9. doi request reprint A monozygotic twin difference study of friends' aggression and children's adjustment problems
    Frank Vitaro
    University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 82:617-32. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Daytime cortisol secretion in 6-month-old twins: genetic and environmental contributions as a function of early familial adversity
    Isabelle Ouellet-Morin
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 65:409-16. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Gestational diabetes hinders language development in offspring
    Ginette Dionne
    Research Unit on Psychosocial Maladjustment in Children, bSchool of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e1073-9. 2008
    ..Previous studies have suggested that language is affected in infants of diabetic mothers, yet there have been no systematic investigations to address this question...
  2. pmc Associations between sleep-wake consolidation and language development in early childhood: a longitudinal twin study
    Ginette Dionne
    Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment, Montreal, Canada
    Sleep 34:987-95. 2011
    ..The objectives were (1) to assess associations between sleep consolidation at 6, 18 and 30 months and language skills at 18, 30, and 60 months; and (2) to investigate the genetic/environmental etiology of these associations...
  3. doi request reprint Gene-environment interplay between peer rejection and depressive behavior in children
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:1009-17. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Gene-environment interaction between peer victimization and child aggression
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centreville, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3P8, Canada
    Dev Psychopathol 20:455-71. 2008
    ..Different socialization experiences in girls' compared to boys' peer groups may explain the different pattern of results for girls and boys...
  5. doi request reprint Linkages between children's and their friends' social and physical aggression: evidence for a gene-environment interaction?
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3P8
    Child Dev 79:13-29. 2008
    ..Instead, friends' social aggression was directly related to children's social aggression, in addition to genetic effects on this behavior. Theoretical and practical implications of these results are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Do other people's plights matter? A genetically informed twin study of the role of social context in the link between peer victimization and children's aggression and depression symptoms
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 49:327-40. 2013
    ..All of these results were independent of children's genetic risk for aggression or depression. Theoretical and practical implications are discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Evidence of gene-environment correlation for peer difficulties: disruptive behaviors predict early peer relation difficulties in school through genetic effects
    Michel Boivin
    Ecole de Psychologie, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, 2325 rue des Bibliothèques, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC G1V 0A6, Canada
    Dev Psychopathol 25:79-92. 2013
    ..These results emphasize the need to adopt an early and persistent prevention framework targeting both the child and the peer context to alleviate the establishment of a negative coercive process and its consequences...
  8. doi request reprint Gene-environment processes linking aggression, peer victimization, and the teacher-child relationship
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 82:2021-36. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint A monozygotic twin difference study of friends' aggression and children's adjustment problems
    Frank Vitaro
    University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 82:617-32. 2011
    ..Differences in perceived victimization by the friend also predicted an increase in MZ twins' differences in depressive symptoms. These results support the importance of friendship experiences during early childhood...
  10. doi request reprint Daytime cortisol secretion in 6-month-old twins: genetic and environmental contributions as a function of early familial adversity
    Isabelle Ouellet-Morin
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 65:409-16. 2009
    ..The goals of the study were to estimate the genetic and environmental contributions to daytime cortisol secretion in infant twins and to investigate whether these contributions varied as a function of familial adversity (FA)...
  11. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal twin study of the genetic and environmental etiology of maternal hostile-reactive behavior during infancy and toddlerhood
    Nadine Forget-Dubois
    Groupe de recherche sur l inadaptation psychosociale chez l enfant, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Infant Behav Dev 30:453-65. 2007
    ..We concluded that children's heritable characteristics evoked maternal negative response at specific times, but were not responsible for the stability of maternal hostility from infancy to toddlerhood...
  12. doi request reprint Associations of mother's and father's parenting practices with children's observed social reticence in a competitive situation: a monozygotic twin difference study
    Fanny Alexandra Guimond
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, C P 8888 succursale Centre ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3C 3P8
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:391-402. 2012
    ..The results from the present study suggest that targeting maladaptive maternal as well as paternal child-rearing practices and psychopathology early on may be useful for reducing later internalizing behavior in the offspring...
  13. pmc Interactive links between theory of mind, peer victimization, and reactive and proactive aggression
    Annie Renouf
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:1109-23. 2010
    ..These findings challenge the social skills deficit view of aggression and provide support for a multidimensional perspective of aggressive behavior...
  14. doi request reprint Variations in heritability of cortisol reactivity to stress as a function of early familial adversity among 19-month-old twins
    Isabelle Ouellet-Morin
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:211-8. 2008
    ..However, little is known about gene-environment interplay in early cortisol reactivity...
  15. doi request reprint Maternal self-efficacy and hostile-reactive parenting from infancy to toddlerhood
    Tamarha Pierce
    Laval University, Quebec, Canada G1V 0A6
    Infant Behav Dev 33:149-58. 2010
    ..23, p<.0001). Failure to support the expected reciprocal influences between SE and HRP over time, as well as maternal and child contributions to early manifestations of maternal HRP and their evolution are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on daytime and nighttime sleep duration in early childhood
    Evelyne Touchette
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 131:e1874-80. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint Early child language mediates the relation between home environment and school readiness
    Nadine Forget-Dubois
    Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC G1V 0A6, Canada
    Child Dev 80:736-49. 2009
    ..These results suggest that home characteristics affect SR in part through their effect on early language skills, and show that this process is mainly environmental rather than genetic in nature...
  18. ncbi request reprint Do friends' characteristics moderate the prospective links between peer victimization and reactive and proactive aggression?
    Véronique Lamarche
    Department of Psychology, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, QC, Canada, H3C 3P8
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:665-80. 2007
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of their theoretical and practical implications for victimized children's risk of displaying reactive and proactive aggressive behaviors...
  19. doi request reprint The Quebec Newborn Twin Study into adolescence: 15 years later
    Michel Boivin
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:64-9. 2013
    ..g., family income) features of the child's environment. This detailed longitudinal information makes QNTS uniquely suited for the study of the role of the early years and gene-environment transactions in development...
  20. doi request reprint Gene-environment processes linking peer victimization and physical health problems: a longitudinal twin study
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3C 3P8
    J Pediatr Psychol 39:96-108. 2014
    ..This study examined whether (a) a genetic disposition for physical health problems increases the risk of peer victimization and (b) peer victimization interacts with genetic vulnerability in explaining physical health problems...
  21. doi request reprint Altered patterns of brain activity during transient sadness in children at familial risk for major depression
    Mélissa L Lévesque
    CHU Sainte Justine Research Centre, Montreal, Canada
    J Affect Disord 135:410-3. 2011
    ..We used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to investigate the neural correlates of sadness, the prevailing mood in major depression (MD), in a prospective, well-documented community sample followed since birth...
  22. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental etiology of disregard for rules
    Amélie Petitclerc
    Ecole de Psychologie, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, 2325 rue des Bibliothèques, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Behav Genet 41:192-200. 2011
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Examining genetic and environmental effects on reactive versus proactive aggression
    Mara Brendgen
    Department of Psychology, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 42:1299-312. 2006
    ..These specific effects indicate that both reactive and proactive aggression may be influenced mostly by socialization experiences that are specific to each type of aggression and only to a very small degree by specific genes...
  24. doi request reprint Contribution of temporal processing skills to reading comprehension in 8-year-olds: evidence for a mediation effect of phonological awareness
    Nathalie Malenfant
    Groupe de recherche sur l inadaptationpsychosociale chez l enfant, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 83:1332-46. 2012
    ..This finding is consistent with a dual-phonological and visual-pathway model of the association between TP and reading in normative reading skills...
  25. ncbi request reprint The genetic-environmental etiology of parents' perceptions and self-assessed behaviours toward their 5-month-old infants in a large twin and singleton sample
    Michel Boivin
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:612-30. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Familiality of heart rate and cardiac-related autonomic activity in five-month-old twins: the Québec newborn twins study
    Etienne Dubreuil
    Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment GRIP, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychophysiology 40:849-62. 2003
    ..Estimates of relative LF and HF HRV were determined by common (familial) and unique environmental factors; familial influences on these estimates did not overlap with familial influences on sleeping HR...
  27. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence for bidirectional effects of early lexical and grammatical development
    Ginette Dionne
    Ecole de Psychologie, Université Leval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 74:394-412. 2003
    ..Crosslagged longitudinal genetic models indicate both lexical and syntactical bootstrapping operate from 2 to 3 years...
  28. ncbi request reprint Physical aggression and expressive vocabulary in 19-month-old twins
    Ginette Dionne
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 39:261-73. 2003
    ..The implications of these results for early prevention of chronic physical aggression are discussed...