S Golombok

Summary

Affiliation: City University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Offspring created as a result of donor insemination: a study of family relationships, child adjustment, and disclosure
    Emma Lycett
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 82:172-9. 2004
  2. ncbi Going it alone: solo mothers and their infants conceived by donor insemination
    Clare Murray
    Family and Child Psychology Research Center, City University, London, England
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:242-53. 2005
  3. ncbi Development and validation of a new screening tool for hypoactive sexual desire disorder: The Brief Profile of Female Sexual Function (B-PFSF)
    John Rust
    The Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Gynecol Endocrinol 23:638-44. 2007
  4. ncbi Parenting infants conceived by gamete donation
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    J Fam Psychol 18:443-52. 2004
  5. ncbi Families created by gamete donation: follow-up at age 2
    S Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    Hum Reprod 20:286-93. 2005
  6. ncbi Surrogacy families: parental functioning, parent-child relationships and children's psychological development at age 2
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:213-22. 2006
  7. ncbi Families created through surrogacy arrangements: parent-child relationships in the 1st year of life
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Reseaerch Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Dev Psychol 40:400-11. 2004
  8. ncbi Unusual families
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 10:9-12. 2005
  9. ncbi Practitioner review: outcomes for parents and children following non-traditional conception: what do clinicians need to know?
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:303-15. 2003
  10. ncbi Children with lesbian parents: a community study
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Center, City University, London, England
    Dev Psychol 39:20-33. 2003

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  1. ncbi Offspring created as a result of donor insemination: a study of family relationships, child adjustment, and disclosure
    Emma Lycett
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 82:172-9. 2004
    ..To compare the quality of family relationships and children's socioemotional adjustment in families created by donor insemination where parents tended either toward disclosure or nondisclosure...
  2. ncbi Going it alone: solo mothers and their infants conceived by donor insemination
    Clare Murray
    Family and Child Psychology Research Center, City University, London, England
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:242-53. 2005
    ..Solo DI mothers appeared to be more open toward disclosing the donor conception to the child than were married DI mothers...
  3. ncbi Development and validation of a new screening tool for hypoactive sexual desire disorder: The Brief Profile of Female Sexual Function (B-PFSF)
    John Rust
    The Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Gynecol Endocrinol 23:638-44. 2007
    ..To develop a screening tool to allow a postmenopausal woman to determine whether to seek evaluation for hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD)...
  4. ncbi Parenting infants conceived by gamete donation
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    J Fam Psychol 18:443-52. 2004
    ..It was concluded that infants conceived by egg or sperm donation did not appear to be at risk for parenting difficulties...
  5. ncbi Families created by gamete donation: follow-up at age 2
    S Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    Hum Reprod 20:286-93. 2005
    ..Findings are presented of the second phase of a longitudinal study of families created through gamete donation...
  6. ncbi Surrogacy families: parental functioning, parent-child relationships and children's psychological development at age 2
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:213-22. 2006
    ..Findings are presented of the second phase of a longitudinal study of families created through surrogacy...
  7. ncbi Families created through surrogacy arrangements: parent-child relationships in the 1st year of life
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Reseaerch Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Dev Psychol 40:400-11. 2004
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  8. ncbi Unusual families
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 10:9-12. 2005
    ..The introduction of assisted reproduction has led to unusual forms of procreation. This article describes the social consequences of lesbian motherhood and of families headed by single heterosexual mothers...
  9. ncbi Practitioner review: outcomes for parents and children following non-traditional conception: what do clinicians need to know?
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:303-15. 2003
    ..The birth of the first 'test-tube' baby in 1978 has led to the creation of family types that would not otherwise have existed...
  10. ncbi Children with lesbian parents: a community study
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Center, City University, London, England
    Dev Psychol 39:20-33. 2003
    ..Findings are in line with those of earlier investigations showing positive mother-child relationships and well-adjusted children...
  11. ncbi The European study of assisted reproduction families: the transition to adolescence
    S Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:830-40. 2002
    ..Findings are presented of the second phase of a European longitudinal study of families created by assisted reproduction. The present investigation reports on data obtained during the child's transition to adolescence...
  12. ncbi Families with children conceived by donor insemination: a follow-up at age twelve
    Susan Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Child Dev 73:952-68. 2002
    ..The DI children were well adjusted in terms of their social and emotional development. The findings are discussed with respect to the secrecy surrounding DI and the imbalance in genetic relatedness between the parents and the child...
  13. ncbi Egg donation parents and their children: follow-up at age 12 years
    Clare Murray
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 85:610-8. 2006
    ..To assess the quality of parenting and psychological adjustment of egg donation families as the child approaches adolescence in comparison with donor insemination (DI) and IVF families...
  14. ncbi The "test-tube" generation: parent-child relationships and the psychological well-being of in vitro fertilization children at adolescence
    S Golombok
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, UK
    Child Dev 72:599-608. 2001
    ..The IVF children were found to be functioning well and did not differ from the adoptive or naturally conceived children on any of the assessments of social or emotional adjustment...
  15. ncbi Solo mothers and their donor insemination infants: follow-up at age 2 years
    C Murray
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V OHB, UK
    Hum Reprod 20:1655-60. 2005
    ..Findings are presented of the second phase of a longitudinal study of solo-mother families created through donor insemination (DI)...
  16. ncbi Condom failure among homosexual men
    S Golombok
    Department of Psychology, City University, London
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2:404-9. 1989
    ..Examination of the reasons for breakage and a review of the literature indicated that physical stress on the condom is likely to be a major factor in these incidents...
  17. ncbi Oocyte and semen donation: a survey of UK licensed centres
    C Murray
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    Hum Reprod 15:2133-9. 2000
    ..Clinics also reported a shortage of both oocyte and semen donors from specific ethnic groups...
  18. ncbi Children raised in fatherless families from infancy: a follow-up of children of lesbian and single heterosexual mothers at early adolescence
    Fiona Maccallum
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:1407-19. 2004
    ..An increasing number of lesbian women and single heterosexual women are bringing up children with no male involvement. This study follows up to adolescence a sample of children raised in fatherless families from birth or early infancy...
  19. ncbi Prenatal stress and gender role behavior in girls and boys: a longitudinal, population study
    Melissa Hines
    Department of Psychology, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Horm Behav 42:126-34. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that prenatal stress does not influence the development of gender role behavior in boys and appears to have relatively little, if any, influence on gender role behavior in girls...
  20. ncbi Surrogacy: the experiences of surrogate mothers
    Vasanti Jadva
    City University, London, United Kingdom
    Hum Reprod 18:2196-204. 2003
    ..This study examined the motivations, experiences and psychological consequences of surrogacy for surrogate mothers...
  21. ncbi Surrogacy: the experience of commissioning couples
    Fiona Maccallum
    City University, London Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, Northampton Square, UK
    Hum Reprod 18:1334-42. 2003
    ..Findings are presented of a study of families with a child created through a surrogacy arrangement. This paper focuses on the commissioning couples' reports of their experiences...
  22. ncbi Testosterone during pregnancy and gender role behavior of preschool children: a longitudinal, population study
    Melissa Hines
    Department of Psychology, City University, London, UK
    Child Dev 73:1678-87. 2002
    ..Although other, unmeasured factors may explain the relation, the results suggest that normal variability in T levels prenatally may contribute to the development of individual differences in the gender role behavior of preschool girls...
  23. ncbi Children's play narratives: what they tell us about lesbian-mother families
    Beth Perry
    Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, London, England
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:467-79. 2004
    ..Girls' narratives showed more affection than boys' and were more strongly associated with mothers' interview measures, suggesting that girls' play narratives reveal a more accurate picture of family relationships...
  24. ncbi To tell or not to tell: the decision-making process of egg-donation parents
    Clare Murray
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 6:89-95. 2003
    ..The findings demonstrate the importance of understanding the views of egg-donation parents themselves, if openness is to be encouraged in these families...
  25. ncbi School-aged children of donor insemination: a study of parents' disclosure patterns
    E Lycett
    Family and Child Psychology Research Centre, City University, Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB, UK
    Hum Reprod 20:810-9. 2005
    ..This study compared the thoughts, feelings and experiences of DI parents who were inclined towards openness with those who were inclined towards non-disclosure...
  26. ncbi Condom use among homosexual men
    S Golombok
    Department of Psychology, City University, Northampton Square, London
    AIDS Care 1:27-33. 1989
    ..The reason for the apparent discrepancy is that those who continue to engage in high risk behaviour tend to be particularly sexually active...
  27. ncbi Discussion (day 1 session 1): Assisted conception and moral philosophy
    John Robertson
    Reprod Biomed Online 10:21-3. 2005
  28. ncbi Embryo donation families: mothers' decisions regarding disclosure of donor conception
    Fiona Maccallum
    Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Hum Reprod 22:2888-95. 2007
    ..It is not known whether parents in embryo donation families will tend towards the adoption model, therefore, we studied families with a child conceived using donated embryos...
  29. ncbi Parenting and child development in families with a child conceived through embryo donation
    Fiona Maccallum
    Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom
    J Fam Psychol 21:278-87. 2007
    ..The children were not at increased risk of psychological problems. The study provides interesting but preliminary findings on parent-child relationships and child development in a new family form...
  30. pmc Adoption by lesbian couples
    Susan Golombok
    BMJ 324:1407-8. 2002
  31. ncbi Behavioral and cognitive development as well as family functioning of twins conceived by assisted reproduction: findings from a large population study
    Francois Olivennes
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France
    Fertil Steril 84:725-33. 2005
    ..To establish the nature and extent of difficulties in parenting and child development in families with twins conceived by assisted reproduction...
  32. ncbi Psychological assessment of mothers and their assisted reproduction triplets at age 3 years
    Tabitha Freeman
    Centre for Family Research, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cambridge, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:13-7. 2007
    ..However, the triplets and twins showed a delay in some aspects of language development in comparison with the singleton children...
  33. ncbi Profile of Female Sexual Function: a patient-based, international, psychometric instrument for the assessment of hypoactive sexual desire in oophorectomized women
    Colleen A McHorney
    Indiana University School of Medicine and Regenstrief Institute Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Menopause 11:474-83. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a self-administered, patient-based questionnaire to assess loss of sexual desire and associated symptoms in postmenopausal women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) experiencing distress...
  34. ncbi Discussion (day 2 session 3): Ethics of choosing the sex of our offspring
    Susan Golombok
    Reprod Biomed Online 10:125-8. 2005