Kate L Harkness

Summary

Affiliation: Queen's University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cortisol reactivity to social stress in adolescents: role of depression severity and child maltreatment
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:173-81. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Parental maltreatment, bullying, and adolescent depression: evidence for the mediating role of perceived social support
    Pamela M Seeds
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:681-92. 2010
  3. doi request reprint For love or money? What motivates people to know the minds of others?
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Cogn Emot 26:541-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Childhood maltreatment and differential treatment response and recurrence in adult major depressive disorder
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:342-53. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Stress generation in adolescent depression: the moderating role of child abuse and neglect
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:421-32. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Symptom specificity and the prospective generation of life events in adolescence
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L3N6
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:278-87. 2009
  7. pmc Gender differences in life events prior to onset of major depressive disorder: the moderating effect of age
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:791-803. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Maternal history of depression is associated with enhanced theory of mind in depressed and nondepressed adult women
    Kate Leslie Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 189:91-6. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental state decoding abilities in clinical depression
    Lisa Lee
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    J Affect Disord 86:247-58. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Personality, stressful life events, and treatment response in major depression
    Eric Bulmash
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:1067-77. 2009

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Cortisol reactivity to social stress in adolescents: role of depression severity and child maltreatment
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:173-81. 2011
    ..These findings indicate that depression is a heterogeneous syndrome, and that both depression severity and child maltreatment history should be considered in studies examining biological stress reactivity...
  2. doi request reprint Parental maltreatment, bullying, and adolescent depression: evidence for the mediating role of perceived social support
    Pamela M Seeds
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:681-92. 2010
    ..These forms of support mediated the association of bullying and father-perpetrated maltreatment with greater depression severity. In contrast, mother-perpetrated maltreatment was associated with higher perceptions of tangible support...
  3. doi request reprint For love or money? What motivates people to know the minds of others?
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Cogn Emot 26:541-9. 2012
    ..These results suggest that dysphoric individuals may be especially, and preferentially, motivated to understand the mental states of others...
  4. doi request reprint Childhood maltreatment and differential treatment response and recurrence in adult major depressive disorder
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:342-53. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine a history of severe childhood abuse as a moderator of response following a 16-week acute treatment trial, and of recurrence over a 12-month follow-up...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stress generation in adolescent depression: the moderating role of child abuse and neglect
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:421-32. 2008
    ..These results suggest that a history of childhood abuse and neglect exacerbates the psychosocial dysfunction associated with the onset of depression, particularly in the very first episode...
  6. doi request reprint Symptom specificity and the prospective generation of life events in adolescence
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L3N6
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:278-87. 2009
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  7. pmc Gender differences in life events prior to onset of major depressive disorder: the moderating effect of age
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:791-803. 2010
    ..These results are discussed in term of their implications for understanding the etiological role of stressful life events in depression...
  8. doi request reprint Maternal history of depression is associated with enhanced theory of mind in depressed and nondepressed adult women
    Kate Leslie Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 189:91-6. 2011
    ..These results are consistent with a broader literature linking hypersensitive social cognition and depression risk. We discuss the potential clinical implications of our results...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental state decoding abilities in clinical depression
    Lisa Lee
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    J Affect Disord 86:247-58. 2005
    ..However, the nature of this difficulty is equivocal. This investigation is the first to adopt a theory-of-mind framework to examine unipolar depressed individuals' ability to identify complex mental states from eye expressions...
  10. doi request reprint Personality, stressful life events, and treatment response in major depression
    Eric Bulmash
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:1067-77. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Symptom specificity in the acute treatment of Major Depressive Disorder: a re-analysis of the treatment of depression collaborative research program
    Jeremy G Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, 62 Arch St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Affect Disord 137:87-97. 2012
    ..Examining the differential time course of remission of specific symptom clusters across treatments may provide a basis for assigning patients to treatments that have the highest chance of being effective...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of childhood abuse and neglect in the sensitization to stressful life events in adolescent depression
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:730-41. 2006
    ..The authors suggest that childhood abuse and/or neglect may be an important risk factor that sensitizes individuals to the effects of acute independent life events...
  13. ncbi request reprint Severe melancholic depression is more vulnerable than non-melancholic depression to minor precipitating life events
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 3N6
    J Affect Disord 91:257-63. 2006
    ..The present study examines the moderating role of global depression severity on the relation of melancholic versus non-melancholic depression to severe and non-severe levels of stress...
  14. doi request reprint Rumination and impaired cortisol recovery following a social stressor in adolescent depression
    Jeremy G Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 41:1015-26. 2013
    ..These findings implicate impaired post-stress cortisol recovery as a potential mechanism underlying the pathological effect of rumination on the development and maintenance of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of mental state decoding in human adults: an event-related potential study
    Mark A Sabbagh
    Queen s University, Kingston ON, Canada
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:415-26. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that different components of everyday theory-of-mind skills may rely on dissociable neural mechanisms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Childhood adversity and the endogenous versus nonendogenous distinction in women with major depression
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:387-93. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Does interpersonal psychotherapy protect women from depression in the face of stressful life events?
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:908-15. 2002
    ..These results provide evidence that IPT may decrease the potency of life events in provoking recurrence...
  18. doi request reprint Acute and chronic stress exposure predicts 1-year recurrence in adult outpatients with residual depression symptoms following response to treatment
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Depress Anxiety 31:1-8. 2014
    ..That is, we predicted that higher levels of residual symptoms will significantly predict exposure to acute life events that will then heighten prospective recurrence risk...
  19. ncbi request reprint Life stress and the long-term treatment course of recurrent depression: III. Nonsevere life events predict recurrence for medicated patients over 3 years
    Scott M Monroe
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:112-20. 2006
    ..Other nonsevere life events did not predict recurrence. The findings underscore the potential importance of specific stressors for triggering recurrences of depression...
  20. ncbi request reprint Life stress, the "kindling" hypothesis, and the recurrence of depression: considerations from a life stress perspective
    Scott M Monroe
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Psychol Rev 112:417-45. 2005
    ..They integrate these themes and extrapolate the ideas with available data to develop a preliminary framework for evaluating competing explanatory models and to guide research on life stress and the recurrence of depression...
  21. ncbi request reprint Childhood adversity and anxiety versus dysthymia co-morbidity in major depression
    Kate L Harkness
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, USA
    Psychol Med 32:1239-49. 2002
    ..g. abuse versus neglect/indifference) and the resulting co-morbid disorder (e.g. anxiety versus dysthymia co-morbidity)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Life events, number of social relationships, and twelve-month naturalistic course of major depression in a community sample of women
    Jennifer E Wildes
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Depress Anxiety 16:104-13. 2002
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  23. ncbi request reprint Traumatic grief treatment: case histories of 4 patients
    Kate L Harkness
    Anxiety Disorders Prevention Program and the Centers for Mid Life and Late Life Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:1113-20. 2002
    ..The present report describes 4 case histories of patients treated in this way...