Sara R Jaffee

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in early childhood risk factors for juvenile-onset and adult-onset depression
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, 111 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, England, UK
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:215-22. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Why are children born to teen mothers at risk for adverse outcomes in young adulthood? Results from a 20-year longitudinal study
    S Jaffee
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 13:377-97. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Predicting early fatherhood and whether young fathers live with their children: prospective findings and policy reconsiderations
    S R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:803-15. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Pathways to adversity in young adulthood among early childbearers
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London
    J Fam Psychol 16:38-49. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of adult domestic violence on children's internalizing and externalizing problems: an environmentally informative twin study
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1095-103. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Life with (or without) father: the benefits of living with two biological parents depend on the father's antisocial behavior
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Child Dev 74:109-26. 2003
  7. pmc A prospective longitudinal study of children's theory of mind and adolescent involvement in bullying
    Sania Shakoor
    MRC Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:254-61. 2012
  8. pmc Chaotic homes and children's disruptive behavior: a longitudinal cross-lagged twin study
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, Medical Research Council Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, King s College London, England
    Psychol Sci 23:643-50. 2012
  9. pmc From correlates to causes: can quasi-experimental studies and statistical innovations bring us closer to identifying the causes of antisocial behavior?
    Sara R Jaffee
    MRC Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Bull 138:272-95. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Strong genetic effects on cross-situational antisocial behaviour among 5-year-old children according to mothers, teachers, examiner-observers, and twins' self-reports
    Louise Arseneault
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:832-48. 2003

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in early childhood risk factors for juvenile-onset and adult-onset depression
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, 111 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, England, UK
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:215-22. 2002
    ..This study is the first to distinguish prospectively between juvenile- and adult-onset cases of MDD in a representative birth cohort followed up from childhood into adulthood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Why are children born to teen mothers at risk for adverse outcomes in young adulthood? Results from a 20-year longitudinal study
    S Jaffee
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 13:377-97. 2001
    ..These results suggest that public policy initiatives should be targeted not only at delaying childbearing in the population but at supporting individual at-risk mothers and their children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predicting early fatherhood and whether young fathers live with their children: prospective findings and policy reconsiderations
    S R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:803-15. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Pathways to adversity in young adulthood among early childbearers
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London
    J Fam Psychol 16:38-49. 2002
    ..However, early childbearing exacerbated the difficulties associated with these risk factors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of adult domestic violence on children's internalizing and externalizing problems: an environmentally informative twin study
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1095-103. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Life with (or without) father: the benefits of living with two biological parents depend on the father's antisocial behavior
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Child Dev 74:109-26. 2003
    ..Marriage may not be the answer to the problems faced by some children living in single-parent families unless their fathers can become reliable sources of emotional and economic support...
  7. pmc A prospective longitudinal study of children's theory of mind and adolescent involvement in bullying
    Sania Shakoor
    MRC Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:254-61. 2012
    ..It is important for healthy social relationships and thus may contribute towards children's involvement in bullying. The present study investigated whether children involved in bullying during early adolescence had poor ToM in childhood...
  8. pmc Chaotic homes and children's disruptive behavior: a longitudinal cross-lagged twin study
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, Medical Research Council Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, King s College London, England
    Psychol Sci 23:643-50. 2012
    ..However, genetic influences on disruptive behavior did not explain why household chaos was heritable...
  9. pmc From correlates to causes: can quasi-experimental studies and statistical innovations bring us closer to identifying the causes of antisocial behavior?
    Sara R Jaffee
    MRC Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Bull 138:272-95. 2012
    ..We discuss the implications of these findings for intervention efforts to reduce antisocial behavior and for basic research on the etiology and course of antisocial behavior...
  10. ncbi request reprint Strong genetic effects on cross-situational antisocial behaviour among 5-year-old children according to mothers, teachers, examiner-observers, and twins' self-reports
    Louise Arseneault
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:832-48. 2003
    ..Genetic etiology is unknown because most research with young children focuses on environmental risk factors, and the few existing studies of young twins used only mothers' reports of behaviour, which may be biased...
  11. doi request reprint Mothers and children as informants of bullying victimization: results from an epidemiological cohort of children
    Sania Shakoor
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Box Number p080, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 39:379-87. 2011
    ..However, in the absence of child self-reports, mothers can be considered as a viable alternative, and vice versa...
  12. doi request reprint The implications of genotype-environment correlation for establishing causal processes in psychopathology
    Sara R Jaffee
    King s College London, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 24:1253-64. 2012
    ..We use the example of parenting and its influence on childhood externalizing problems to review how genotype-environment correlations can be exploited to demonstrate causal processes in pyschopathology...
  13. pmc Genetics of callous-unemotional behavior in children
    Essi Viding
    King s College London, Medical Research Council Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e65789. 2013
    ..This GCTA ceiling is very low for CU in our study, despite its high twin study heritability estimate. The gap between GCTA and twin study heritabilities will make it challenging to identify genes responsible for the heritability of CU. ..
  14. pmc Chaotic homes and school achievement: a twin study
    Ken B Hanscombe
    King s College London, MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:1212-20. 2011
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  15. pmc Research review: DSM-V conduct disorder: research needs for an evidence base
    Terrie E Moffitt
    Duke University, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:3-33. 2008
    ..We outline specific research questions and study designs needed to build the lacking evidence base for or against proposed changes to DSM-V conduct disorder...
  16. doi request reprint Association between maladaptive parenting and child self-control over time: cross-lagged study using a monozygotic twin difference design
    Charlotte A M Cecil
    Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 201:291-7. 2012
    ..Harsh parenting practices and negative parental feelings may be environmental risk factors for low self-control in children. Children may also evoke certain parenting reactions...
  17. pmc Effects of nonmaternal care in the first 3 years on children's academic skills and behavioral functioning in childhood and early adolescence: a sibling comparison study
    Sara R Jaffee
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Child Dev 82:1076-91. 2011
    ..The study concludes that the timing of entry to nonmaternal care in the first 3 years has neither positive nor negative effects on children's outcomes...
  18. pmc Effects of chronic maltreatment and maltreatment timing on children's behavior and cognitive abilities
    Sara R Jaffee
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:184-94. 2011
    ..Chronic maltreatment has been associated with the poorest developmental outcomes, but its effects may depend on the age when the maltreatment began, or be confounded by co-occurring psychosocial risk factors...
  19. doi request reprint Fetal genotype for the xenobiotic metabolizing enzyme NQO1 influences intrauterine growth among infants whose mothers smoked during pregnancy
    Thomas S Price
    SGDP Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
    Child Dev 81:101-14. 2010
    ..Future studies should conduct formal tests of Fetal Genotype x Maternal Smoking interactions...
  20. pmc Nature X nurture: genetic vulnerabilities interact with physical maltreatment to promote conduct problems
    Sara R Jaffee
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:67-84. 2005
    ..Certain genotypes may promote resistance to trauma. Physically maltreated children whose first-degree relatives engage in antisocial behavior warrant priority for therapeutic intervention...
  21. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational relationships in young adulthood and their life course, mental health, and personality correlates
    Jay Belsky
    Birkbeck University of London, Families and Social Issues, London, United Kingdom
    J Fam Psychol 17:460-71. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the openness of the parent-child relationship in adulthood to further development...
  22. ncbi request reprint Physical maltreatment victim to antisocial child: evidence of an environmentally mediated process
    Sara R Jaffee
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychology, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:44-55. 2004
    ..The findings support the hypothesis that physical maltreatment plays a causal role in the development of children's antisocial behavior and that preventing maltreatment can prevent its violent sequelae...
  23. ncbi request reprint Intergenerational transmission of warm-sensitive-stimulating parenting: a prospective study of mothers and fathers of 3-year-olds
    Jay Belsky
    Institute for the Study of Children, Families, and Social Issues, Birkbeck University of London, United Kingdom
    Child Dev 76:384-96. 2005
    ..Results are discussed in terms of supportive versus harsh parenting, mother-father differences, and the characteristics of the sample...
  24. doi request reprint Effects of the family environment: gene-environment interaction and passive gene-environment correlation
    Thomas S Price
    Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:305-15. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint When parents have a history of conduct disorder: how is the caregiving environment affected?
    Sara R Jaffee
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:309-19. 2006
    ..The cumulative consequences of early-onset conduct disorder and assortative mating for antisocial behavior may explain the long-term effects of conduct disorder on young adult functioning...
  26. pmc Individual, family, and neighborhood factors distinguish resilient from non-resilient maltreated children: a cumulative stressors model
    Sara R Jaffee
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:231-53. 2007
    ..characteristics distinguish resilient from non-resilient maltreated children? Do children's individual strengths promote resilience even when children are exposed to multiple family and neighborhood stressors (cumulative stressors model)?..
  27. pmc Sensitive, stimulating caregiving predicts cognitive and behavioral resilience in neurodevelopmentally at-risk infants
    Sara R Jaffee
    Departmnet of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:631-47. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Origins of individual differences in theory of mind: from nature to nurture?
    Claire Hughes
    Centre for Family Research, University of Cambridge, UK
    Child Dev 76:356-70. 2005
    ..Possible underlying proximal mechanisms are discussed, including maternal speech and mind-mindedness, sibling interactions, and peer influences...
  29. ncbi request reprint The limits of child effects: evidence for genetically mediated child effects on corporal punishment but not on physical maltreatment
    Sara R Jaffee
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:1047-58. 2004
    ..The authors conclude that risk factors for maltreatment are less likely to reside within the child and more likely to reside in characteristics that differ between families...
  30. pmc Social, emotional, and academic competence among children who have had contact with child protective services: prevalence and stability estimates
    Sara R Jaffee
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:757-65. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence and stability of social, emotional, and academic competence in a nationally representative sample of children involved with child protective services...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cumulative prevalence of psychiatric disorder in youths
    Sara R Jaffee
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:406-7. 2005