Ron H J Scholte

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Body mass index and victimization during adolescence: the mediation role of depressive symptoms and self-esteem
    Matteo Giletta
    Department of Psychology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 69:541-7. 2010
  2. pmc Stability in bullying and victimization and its association with social adjustment in childhood and adolescence
    Ron H J Scholte
    Institute of Family and Child Care Studies, University of Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:217-28. 2007
  3. doi request reprint The significance of reciprocal and unilateral friendships for peer victimization in adolescence
    Ron H J Scholte
    Behavioral Science Institute, Radboud University of Nijmegen, Montessorilaan 3, 6500 HE, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 38:89-100. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of problem drinking in adolescence and young adulthood. A longitudinal twin-family study
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 18:345-52. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Similarities in drinking behavior of twin's friends: moderation of heritability of alcohol use
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 39:145-53. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Stereotypic information about drinkers and students' observed alcohol intake: an experimental study on prototype-behavior relations in males and females in a naturalistic drinking context
    Hanneke A Teunissen
    Department of Developmental Psychopathology, Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:301-6. 2012
  7. pmc Perceptions of problem behavior in adolescents' families: perceiver, target, and family effects
    Willeke A Manders
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 38:1328-38. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Polymorphisms in the dopamine transporter gene (SLC6A3/DAT1) and alcohol dependence in humans: a systematic review
    Carmen S van der Zwaluw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Pharmacogenomics 10:853-66. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Do smoking attitudes predict behaviour? A longitudinal study on the bi-directional relations between adolescents' smoking attitudes and behaviours
    Rebecca N H de Leeuw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Addiction 103:1713-21. 2008
  10. doi request reprint 'One cigarette for you and one for me': children of smoking and non-smoking parents during pretend play
    Rebecca N H de Leeuw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Tob Control 20:344-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. doi request reprint Body mass index and victimization during adolescence: the mediation role of depressive symptoms and self-esteem
    Matteo Giletta
    Department of Psychology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 69:541-7. 2010
    ..This study applied a multi-method approach to examine the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and the experience of victimization during adolescence by investigating the role of intrapersonal feelings...
  2. pmc Stability in bullying and victimization and its association with social adjustment in childhood and adolescence
    Ron H J Scholte
    Institute of Family and Child Care Studies, University of Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:217-28. 2007
    ..The study stresses the need to distinguish between stable and transient bullies and victims...
  3. doi request reprint The significance of reciprocal and unilateral friendships for peer victimization in adolescence
    Ron H J Scholte
    Behavioral Science Institute, Radboud University of Nijmegen, Montessorilaan 3, 6500 HE, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 38:89-100. 2009
    ..Our findings seem to suggest that victims' reciprocal friendships may not be totally default associations and that out of all possible friends, victims might tend to select those who score most positive on personal or social factors...
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of problem drinking in adolescence and young adulthood. A longitudinal twin-family study
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 18:345-52. 2009
    ..Drinking behavior of mother and siblings did not substantially predict problem drinking. Sex and age did not moderate these effects...
  5. doi request reprint Similarities in drinking behavior of twin's friends: moderation of heritability of alcohol use
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 39:145-53. 2009
    ..Genetic factors were more and common environment less important in the explanation of variation in alcohol use in twins discordant for alcohol use of friends than in twins concordant for alcohol use of friends...
  6. doi request reprint Stereotypic information about drinkers and students' observed alcohol intake: an experimental study on prototype-behavior relations in males and females in a naturalistic drinking context
    Hanneke A Teunissen
    Department of Developmental Psychopathology, Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:301-6. 2012
    ..So far, few studies have experimentally tested the causality of this relationship and it is not clear what type of manipulation affects drinker prototypes and drinking levels...
  7. pmc Perceptions of problem behavior in adolescents' families: perceiver, target, and family effects
    Willeke A Manders
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 38:1328-38. 2009
    ..A family/contextual effect on informant reports of problem behavior has not been previously reported...
  8. doi request reprint Polymorphisms in the dopamine transporter gene (SLC6A3/DAT1) and alcohol dependence in humans: a systematic review
    Carmen S van der Zwaluw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Pharmacogenomics 10:853-66. 2009
    ..We discuss shortcomings, such as lack of power and disregarding moderating variables, as well as future challenges of gene association studies...
  9. doi request reprint Do smoking attitudes predict behaviour? A longitudinal study on the bi-directional relations between adolescents' smoking attitudes and behaviours
    Rebecca N H de Leeuw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Addiction 103:1713-21. 2008
    ..Therefore, in the present study we examined to what extent bi-directional relations existed between smoking attitudes and behaviour...
  10. doi request reprint 'One cigarette for you and one for me': children of smoking and non-smoking parents during pretend play
    Rebecca N H de Leeuw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Tob Control 20:344-8. 2011
    ..To investigate whether perceived parental smoking is related to pretend smoking in young children and whether children influence each other in pretend smoking...
  11. ncbi request reprint Best friends and alcohol consumption in adolescence: a within-family analysis
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Drug Alcohol Depend 88:163-73. 2007
    ..Therefore, we tested several potential moderating variables on peer influences, but found no effects of a set of relationship characteristics or individual characteristics on the links between peer and adolescent drinking over time...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relative risks of adolescent and young adult alcohol use: the role of drinking fathers, mothers, siblings, and friends
    Ron H J Scholte
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Addict Behav 33:1-14. 2008
    ..Age differences indicated that these risks decreased with age. Irrespective of age, regular drinking of fathers and mothers posed the lowest risk. Findings were generally the same for males and females...
  13. doi request reprint Alcohol use and social adjustment in adolescence: a longitudinal, multilevel study
    Ron H J Scholte
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Subst Use Misuse 47:821-6. 2012
    ..The findings also did not support the idea of curvilinear effects of alcohol use. In addition, the proportion of peers in class who drank had no effect on this association. Limitations and directions for future research are given...
  14. doi request reprint The crown of love: intimate relations and alcohol use in adolescence
    Carmen S van der Zwaluw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 18:407-17. 2009
    ..In the current study, we examined associations between adolescent alcohol use and romantic partners' drinking behavior...
  15. ncbi request reprint Parental rules and communication: their association with adolescent smoking
    Zeena Harakeh
    Institute of Family and Child Care Studies, Radboud University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Addiction 100:862-70. 2005
    ..To examine the association between parental rules and communication (also referred to as antismoking socialization) and adolescents' smoking...
  16. pmc Parental depressive feelings, parental support, and the serotonin transporter gene as predictors of adolescent depressive feelings: a latent growth curve analysis
    Eeske van Roekel
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 40:453-62. 2011
    ..Furthermore, no associations were found between 5-HTTLPR genotype and adolescent depressive feelings, and no gene-environment interactions emerged. Limitations of the study and implications of the findings are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Peer group reputation and smoking and alcohol consumption in early adolescence
    Rutger C M E Engels
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Addict Behav 31:440-9. 2006
    ..This suggests that beneficial functions of substance use are not only in the eyes of the beholder, at least not in that of the individual drinker or smoker...
  18. pmc Social coping by masking? Parental support and peer victimization as mediators of the relationship between depressive symptoms and expressive suppression in adolescents
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9140, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 41:1628-42. 2012
    ..The implications of our clear results for parental support, and mostly lacking results for peer victimization, are discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Do interactions between personality and social-environmental factors explain smoking development in adolescence?
    Rebecca N H de Leeuw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Fam Psychol 24:68-77. 2010
    ..This study highlights the relevance of personality-target interventions and policy programs directed at parents and peers...
  20. pmc Social intelligence and academic achievement as predictors of adolescent popularity
    Noortje Meijs
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, Comeniuslaan 4, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 39:62-72. 2010
    ..The implications of these findings were discussed...
  21. pmc Bidirectional associations between sibling relationships and parental support during adolescence
    Marleen M S Derkman
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 40:490-501. 2011
    ..Findings and implications are discussed in terms of the congruence/spillover and the compensation hypothesis...
  22. doi request reprint Clueless or powerful? Identifying subtypes of bullies in adolescence
    Margot Peeters
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 39:1041-52. 2010
    ..The results confirm the heterogeneous nature of bullies and the complex nature of bullying in the adolescent peer group...
  23. doi request reprint Parental smoking and pretend smoking in young children
    Rebecca N H de Leeuw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Tob Control 19:201-5. 2010
    ..To investigate whether parental smoking was associated with smoking-related play behaviour in young children...
  24. doi request reprint The relative contribution of genes and environment to alcohol use in early adolescents: are similar factors related to initiation of alcohol use and frequency of drinking?
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:975-82. 2008
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  25. ncbi request reprint Influence and selection processes in friendships and adolescent smoking behaviour: the role of parental smoking
    Rutger C M E Engels
    Institute of Family and Child Care Studies, Nijmegen University, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc 27:531-44. 2004
    ..There was no evidence that parental smoking affected termination of friendships...
  26. pmc Adolescents' conformity to their peers' pro-alcohol and anti-alcohol norms: the power of popularity
    Hanneke A Teunissen
    Department of Developmental Psychopathology, Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:1257-67. 2012
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Implicit and explicit self-esteem as concurrent predictors of suicidal ideation, depressive symptoms, and loneliness
    Daan H M Creemers
    Mental Health Care Institute, GGZ Oost Brabant, Burg Kuyperlaan 5, 5461 AA Veghel, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:638-46. 2012
    ..Together, these findings provide new insights into the relationship of implicit and explicit self-esteem with depressive symptoms, suicidal ideation, and loneliness...
  28. ncbi request reprint Association between personality and adolescent smoking
    Zeena Harakeh
    Institute of Family and Child Care Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Addict Behav 31:232-45. 2006
    ..Additional findings showed that gender moderated the effect of Agreeableness on adolescents' smoking onset. Implications for prevention are also addressed...
  29. doi request reprint Level validity of self-report whole-family measures
    Willeke A Manders
    Institute of Family and Child Care Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Fam Psychol 21:605-13. 2007
    ..The findings underscore the importance of assessing the level validity of individual ratings of whole-family functioning...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and trends of alcohol use and misuse among adolescents and young adults in the Netherlands from 1993 to 2000
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:413-21. 2005
    ..Among 21-25-year-old males, an increase of drunkenness and problem drinking was displayed during the 1990s...
  31. ncbi request reprint Imitation of cigarette smoking: an experimental study on smoking in a naturalistic setting
    Zeena Harakeh
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Drug Alcohol Depend 86:199-206. 2007
    ..Examine whether smokers imitate smoking behaviour of strangers and to what extent this is moderated by the nature of social interactions...
  32. doi request reprint Friendship group influences on body dissatisfaction and dieting among adolescent girls: a prospective study
    Lieke C S Woelders
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc Health 47:456-62. 2010
    ..The current prospective study is the first to examine friendship group influences on eating disorder risk factors, including body dissatisfaction, weight concerns, dietary restraint, and dieting in adolescent girls...
  33. doi request reprint Effects of smoking cues in movies on immediate smoking behavior
    Kirsten Lochbuehler
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:913-8. 2010
    ..e., transportation)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Correspondence between proxy and self-reports on smoking in a full family study
    Zeena Harakeh
    Institute of Family and Child Care Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:40-7. 2006
    ..The present study investigated the reliability of proxy reports obtained from family members with self-reports on adolescent and parental lifetime and current smoking status...
  35. pmc Bullying among adolescents with autism spectrum disorders: prevalence and perception
    Eeske van Roekel
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:63-73. 2010
    ..The more often adolescents bullied, according to teachers and peers, and the less developed their ToM, the more they misinterpreted bullying situations as non-bullying. Implications for clinical practice are discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Drinking by parents, siblings, and friends as predictors of regular alcohol use in adolescents and young adults: a longitudinal twin-family study
    Evelien A P Poelen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:362-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether the drinking habits of parents, siblings, and friends were related to regular drinking in adolescents and young adults, cross-sectionally as well as longitudinally...
  37. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent empathy, parental support, and antisocial behavior
    Raymond A T de Kemp
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Genet Psychol 168:5-18. 2007
    ..Only for girls, were high levels of parental support associated with lower levels of antisocial behavior...
  38. doi request reprint Facial attractiveness and self-esteem in adolescence
    Suzanne H W Mares
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:627-37. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that attractive children are more likely to have lower levels of SE when they enter early adolescence compared to their less attractive counterparts...
  39. doi request reprint Influence of smoking cues in movies on craving among smokers
    Kirsten Lochbuehler
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Addiction 104:2102-9. 2009
    ..In the main study, we tested whether smokers who are confronted with smoking characters in a movie segment have a greater desire to smoke than smokers confronted with non-smoking characters...
  40. doi request reprint Cyberbullying among students with intellectual and developmental disability in special education settings
    Robert Didden
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:146-51. 2009
    ..To explore the types, prevalence and associated variables of cyberbullying among students with intellectual and developmental disability attending special education settings...
  41. ncbi request reprint Parental factors and adolescents' smoking behavior: an extension of The theory of planned behavior
    Zeena Harakeh
    Institute for Family and Child Care Studies, University of Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 39:951-61. 2004
    ..Hum. Dec. 50 (1991) 179] in predicting the onset of smoking. A mediation model is applied in which parental factors affect smoking behavior indirectly by affecting smoking cognitions (i.e., attitude, self-efficacy, and social norm)...
  42. pmc Psychopathic traits of Dutch adolescents in residential care: identifying subgroups
    Karin S Nijhof
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 39:59-70. 2011
    ..Both the impulsive and psychopathy-like group had the highest scores on the use of soft drugs...
  43. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in the mu-opioid receptor gene (OPRM1) and the implications for alcohol dependence in humans
    Carmen S van der Zwaluw
    Radboud University Nijmegen, Behavioural Science Institute, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Pharmacogenomics 8:1427-36. 2007
    ..Factors that complicate genetic research on alcohol dependence, such as gene-environment interaction, and genetic and clinical heterogeneity, are discussed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Mutual antipathies and their significance in middle childhood and adolescence
    Maurissa Abecassis
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Child Dev 73:1543-56. 2002
    ..Mutual antipathies thus appear to be concomitants of adaptational risk in both childhood and adolescence...
  45. pmc Parental problem drinking, parenting, and adolescent alcohol use
    Carmen S van der Zwaluw
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, Nijmegen 6500 HE, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 31:189-200. 2008
    ..When adolescents grow older, and move out of the initiation phase, their drinking behavior may be more affected by other factors, such as genetic susceptibility, and peer drinking...