Tracy Vaillancourt

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Students aggress against professors in reaction to receiving poor grades: an effect moderated by student narcissism and self-esteem
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Aggress Behav 39:71-84. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Peer victimization, depressive symptoms, and high salivary cortisol predict poorer memory in children
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Faculty of Education and School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Cogn 77:191-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Intolerance of sexy peers: intrasexual competition among women
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 37:569-77. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Psychopathy and indirect aggression: the roles of cortisol, sex, and type of psychopathy
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Faculty of Education and School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Brain Cogn 77:170-5. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Androgen dynamics in the context of children's peer relations: an examination of the links between testosterone and peer victimization
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 35:103-13. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity among bullied and non-bullied children
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 34:294-305. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Influence of reporting effects on the association between maternal depression and child autism spectrum disorder behaviors
    Teresa Bennett
    Offord Center for Child Studies, Mc Master University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:89-96. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Investigating phenotypic heterogeneity in children with autism spectrum disorder: a factor mixture modeling approach
    Stelios Georgiades
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University and Offord Centre for Child Studies, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:206-15. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint A multi-informant longitudinal study on the relationship between aggression, peer victimization, and dating status in adolescence
    Steven Arnocky
    Department of Psychology, Nipissing University, North Bay, Canada
    Evol Psychol 10:253-70. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Investigating the measurement properties of the social responsiveness scale in preschool children with autism spectrum disorders
    Eric Duku
    Offord Centre for Child Studies, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:860-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Students aggress against professors in reaction to receiving poor grades: an effect moderated by student narcissism and self-esteem
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Aggress Behav 39:71-84. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Peer victimization, depressive symptoms, and high salivary cortisol predict poorer memory in children
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Faculty of Education and School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Cogn 77:191-9. 2011
    ..These findings highlight that peer abuse is harmful and may impact children's long-term mental health and memory functioning...
  3. doi request reprint Intolerance of sexy peers: intrasexual competition among women
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 37:569-77. 2011
    ..Results indicated that as hypothesized, women did not want to introduce her to their boyfriend, allow him to spend time alone with her, or be friends with her. Findings from both studies are discussed in terms of evolutionary theory...
  4. doi request reprint Psychopathy and indirect aggression: the roles of cortisol, sex, and type of psychopathy
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Faculty of Education and School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Brain Cogn 77:170-5. 2011
    ..Cortisol was not related to indirect aggression. Results are discussed from both an evolutionary and developmental perspective...
  5. doi request reprint Androgen dynamics in the context of children's peer relations: an examination of the links between testosterone and peer victimization
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 35:103-13. 2009
    ..Sex differences are discussed in terms of empirically validated differences in coping styles, as girls tend to internalize, whereas boys tend to externalize, their abuse...
  6. ncbi request reprint Variation in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity among bullied and non-bullied children
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 34:294-305. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Influence of reporting effects on the association between maternal depression and child autism spectrum disorder behaviors
    Teresa Bennett
    Offord Center for Child Studies, Mc Master University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:89-96. 2012
    ..Using structural equation modeling, we disaggregated shared from unique variation in the association between latent variable measures of maternal depression and ASD behaviors...
  8. doi request reprint Investigating phenotypic heterogeneity in children with autism spectrum disorder: a factor mixture modeling approach
    Stelios Georgiades
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University and Offord Centre for Child Studies, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:206-15. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A multi-informant longitudinal study on the relationship between aggression, peer victimization, and dating status in adolescence
    Steven Arnocky
    Department of Psychology, Nipissing University, North Bay, Canada
    Evol Psychol 10:253-70. 2012
    ..For both sexes, self-reported peer victimization was negatively related to having a dating partner at Time 2. Findings are discussed within the framework of intrasexual competition...
  10. doi request reprint Investigating the measurement properties of the social responsiveness scale in preschool children with autism spectrum disorders
    Eric Duku
    Offord Centre for Child Studies, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:860-8. 2013
    ..This subset was shown to have enhanced psychometric properties and could be used in measuring social responsiveness among preschool age children with Autism Spectrum Disorders...
  11. doi request reprint A prospective study of autistic-like traits in unaffected siblings of probands with autism spectrum disorder
    Stelios Georgiades
    Offord Centre for Child Studies and McMaster Children s Hospital, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:42-8. 2013
    ..The presence of autistic-like traits in relatives of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is well recognized, but, to our knowledge, the emergence of these traits early in development has not been studied...
  12. doi request reprint Developmental trajectories of physical and indirect aggression from late childhood to adolescence: sex differences and outcomes in emerging adulthood
    Kristin Cleverley
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ottawa, ON
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:1037-51. 2012
    ..However, nothing is known about psychiatric outcomes of joint trajectories of physical aggression (PA) and indirect aggression (IA) in emerging adulthood...
  13. doi request reprint Linking oppositional behaviour trajectories to the development of depressive symptoms in childhood
    Khrista Boylan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 43:484-97. 2012
    ..Of all children who developed depressive symptoms, all had moderate or high levels of pre-existing oppositional symptoms. Oppositional symptoms typically precede, or co-occur with depressive symptoms in childhood...
  14. doi request reprint Confirmatory factor structure of anxiety and depression: evidence of item variance across childhood
    Khrista R Boylan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 20:194-202. 2011
    ..However, items indicating factors of anxiety and depression in the NLSY may not be sufficient to permit developmentally-sensitive measurement of these factors...
  15. doi request reprint Perceived maternal stress during pregnancy and its relation to infant stress reactivity at 2 days and 10 months of postnatal life
    Eman Leung
    McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:158-65. 2010
    ..Although the negative impact of maternal stress during pregnancy on stress reactivity in offspring is well documented in nonhuman animals, we know little about these relations in humans and their lasting effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Trajectories and predictors of indirect aggression: results from a nationally representative longitudinal study of Canadian children aged 2-10
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 33:314-26. 2007
    ..Although this study provides unique information regarding the early development of indirect aggression and its predictors, more longitudinal research is needed to fully understand its development...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relation between childhood peer victimization and adult perfectionism: are victims of indirect aggression more perfectionistic?
    Jessie L Miller
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 33:230-41. 2007
    ..Discussion addresses the implications of these results, which hold importance for both the bullying and perfectionism literatures...
  18. doi request reprint Shyness, sociability, and eating problems in a non-clinical sample of female undergraduates
    Jessie L Miller
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Eat Behav 9:352-9. 2008
    ..These findings extend earlier work on shyness to another form of psychopathology (i.e., eating problems) not previously examined in a non-clinical sample...
  19. doi request reprint Modeling the bullying prevention program design recommendations of students from grades five to eight: a discrete choice conjoint experiment
    Charles E Cunningham
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aggress Behav 37:521-37. 2011
    ..The simulated introduction of mandatory uniforms, surveillance cameras, and long suspensions reduced overall support for a comprehensive program, particularly among students involved as bullies or bully-victims...
  20. doi request reprint The measurement of "eating-disorder-thoughts" and "eating-disorder-behaviors": Implications for assessment and detection of eating disorders in epidemiological studies
    Jessie L Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Chedoke Site, Central building, 3rd Floor, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Eat Behav 10:89-96. 2009
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Child physical and sexual abuse in a community sample of young adults: results from the Ontario Child Health Study
    Harriet L MacMillan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4K1
    Child Abuse Negl 37:14-21. 2013
    ..We examined the prevalence of child physical and sexual abuse and the associations of child abuse with early contextual, family, and individual factors using a community-based sample in Ontario...
  22. doi request reprint Individual differences in mate poaching: an examination of hormonal, dispositional, and behavioral mate-value traits
    Shafik Sunderani
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 42:533-42. 2013
    ..Sex differences in the context of mate poaching attraction as well as the characteristics of those who are successful in their attempts to lure away another person's romantic partner were discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of internalizing disorders in children with oppositional defiant disorder
    Khrista Boylan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, 1200 Main St West, Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8N 3Z5
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:484-94. 2007
    ..This could have important implications for the treatment of these ODD children and the prevention of sequential comorbidity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Neuroticism and introversion: a risky combination for disordered eating among a non-clinical sample of undergraduate women
    Jessie L Miller
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Eat Behav 7:69-78. 2006
    ..Thus, a combination of neuroticism and introversion may be a risk-factor for symptoms of eating disorders in a non-clinical sample of university women...
  25. doi request reprint Phenotypic overlap between core diagnostic features and emotional/behavioral problems in preschool children with autism spectrum disorder
    Stelios Georgiades
    Offord Centre for Child Studies, McMaster University, 1200 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:1321-9. 2011
    ..This exploratory study contributes to our understanding of the ASD phenotype and provides further support for including emotional/behavioral problems as part of the clinical characterization of children with ASD...
  26. doi request reprint Modeling the bullying prevention program preferences of educators: a discrete choice conjoint experiment
    Charles E Cunningham
    Offord Centre for Child Studies, McMaster Children s Hospital, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:929-43. 2009
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal confirmatory factor analysis of indirect and physical aggression: evidence of two factors over time?
    Tracy Vaillancourt
    Department of Psychology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Child Dev 74:1628-38. 2003
    ..Findings did not support the notion that maturation is associated with changes in the ways children aggress but rather suggest that children are consistent in the type of aggression they use over time, whether it be indirect or physical...