Lynne Murray

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Affiliation: University of Reading
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Socioemotional development in adolescents at risk for depression: the role of maternal depression and attachment style
    Lynne Murray
    University of Reading, School of Psychology, Whitenights, Reading, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 18:489-516. 2006
  2. doi request reprint The development of anxiety disorders in childhood: an integrative review
    L Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    Psychol Med 39:1413-23. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Sadness in mothers' 'baby-talk' predicts affective disorder in adolescent offspring
    Lynne Murray
    University of Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
    Infant Behav Dev 33:361-4. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Intergenerational transmission of social anxiety: the role of social referencing processes in infancy
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
    Child Dev 79:1049-64. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health of parents caring for infants
    L Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    Arch Womens Ment Health 6:S71-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-exclusion from health care in women at high risk for postpartum depression
    Lynne Murray
    School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL
    J Public Health Med 25:131-7. 2003
  7. pmc Improving quality of mother-infant relationship and infant attachment in socioeconomically deprived community in South Africa: randomised controlled trial
    Peter J Cooper
    School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AL
    BMJ 338:b974. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The effect of cleft lip on cognitive development in school-aged children: a paradigm for examining sensitive period effects
    Francoise Hentges
    University of Reading, Reading, Berkshire, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:704-12. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Doll play narratives about starting school in children of socially anxious mothers, and their relation to subsequent child school-based anxiety
    Laura Pass
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading, West Berkshire, RG6 6AL, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:1375-84. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Parenting by anxious mothers: effects of disorder subtype, context and child characteristics
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:188-96. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Socioemotional development in adolescents at risk for depression: the role of maternal depression and attachment style
    Lynne Murray
    University of Reading, School of Psychology, Whitenights, Reading, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 18:489-516. 2006
    ..Precursors of adolescent social maturity were evident in the narrative coherence of 5-year family representations. Higher social maturity in the friendship interview was also associated with overall good adjustment...
  2. doi request reprint The development of anxiety disorders in childhood: an integrative review
    L Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    Psychol Med 39:1413-23. 2009
    ..Emerging evidence emphasizes the importance of taking the nature of child and parental anxiety into account, of constructing assessments and interventions that are both disorder specific, and of considering bidirectional influences...
  3. doi request reprint Sadness in mothers' 'baby-talk' predicts affective disorder in adolescent offspring
    Lynne Murray
    University of Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
    Infant Behav Dev 33:361-4. 2010
    ..In a longitudinal study, we found indications of 'sadness' in postnatally depressed mothers' baby-talk statistically mediated effects of maternal depression on offspring adolescent affective disorder...
  4. doi request reprint Intergenerational transmission of social anxiety: the role of social referencing processes in infancy
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
    Child Dev 79:1049-64. 2008
    ..The findings are discussed in relation to theories concerning the intergenerational transmission of social anxiety...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health of parents caring for infants
    L Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    Arch Womens Ment Health 6:S71-7. 2003
    ..Presented is a review of the literature relating to how these conditions impact on parenting and infant outcomes, what measures are in place to detect these conditions and evidence-based models of best clinical practice are proposed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-exclusion from health care in women at high risk for postpartum depression
    Lynne Murray
    School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL
    J Public Health Med 25:131-7. 2003
    ..Little is known about them, other than some general demographic characteristics. In particular, their access to health care and their own and their infants' health outcomes are uncharted...
  7. pmc Improving quality of mother-infant relationship and infant attachment in socioeconomically deprived community in South Africa: randomised controlled trial
    Peter J Cooper
    School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AL
    BMJ 338:b974. 2009
    ..To assess the efficacy of an intervention designed to improve the mother-infant relationship and security of infant attachment in a South African peri-urban settlement with marked adverse socioeconomic circumstances...
  8. doi request reprint The effect of cleft lip on cognitive development in school-aged children: a paradigm for examining sensitive period effects
    Francoise Hentges
    University of Reading, Reading, Berkshire, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:704-12. 2011
    ..These differences were mediated by the quality of early mother-infant interactions. The present study examined whether this pattern persisted into later childhood...
  9. doi request reprint Doll play narratives about starting school in children of socially anxious mothers, and their relation to subsequent child school-based anxiety
    Laura Pass
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading, West Berkshire, RG6 6AL, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:1375-84. 2012
    ..There were no effects of infant behavioral inhibition or attachment. Vulnerability in young children at risk of anxiety can be identified using Doll Play narratives...
  10. doi request reprint Parenting by anxious mothers: effects of disorder subtype, context and child characteristics
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:188-96. 2012
    ..There has been increasing research interest in parenting by anxious adults; however, little is known about anxiety-subtype effects, or effects of the context in which parenting is assessed...
  11. doi request reprint Treatment of child anxiety: an exploratory study of the role of maternal anxiety and behaviours in treatment outcome
    Cathy Creswell
    School of Psychology, University of Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
    Clin Psychol Psychother 15:38-44. 2008
    ..The results suggest that in the context of maternal anxiety disorder, child treatment outcome may be improved by specifically targeting parenting behaviours...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effects of maternal social phobia on mother-infant interactions and infant social responsiveness
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:45-52. 2007
    ..Research on the effects of social phobia on parenting has been subject to problems of small sample size, heterogeneity of samples and lack of specificity of observational frameworks. We addressed these problems in the current study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Exposure to postnatal depression predicts elevated cortisol in adolescent offspring
    Sarah L Halligan
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 55:376-81. 2004
    ..If a similar phenomenon operates in humans, this suggests a biological mechanism whereby early adversity might transmit risk for major depression, glucocorticoid elevations being associated with the development of this disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint Disturbances in morning cortisol secretion in association with maternal postnatal depression predict subsequent depressive symptomatology in adolescents
    Sarah L Halligan
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
    Biol Psychiatry 62:40-6. 2007
    ..In the current article, we examined whether the cortisol disturbances observed at 13 years could predict depressive symptomatology in adolescents at 16 years of age...
  15. doi request reprint Cortisol levels in response to starting school in children at increased risk for social phobia
    Stephanie J Russ
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Science, University of Reading, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 37:462-74. 2012
    ..To determine specificity of effects of maternal social phobia, a third group of children were also examined whose mothers had generalised anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  16. doi request reprint Maternal postnatal depression and the development of depression in offspring up to 16 years of age
    Lynne Murray
    University of Reading, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, Reading, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 50:460-70. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the developmental risk pathway to depression by 16 years in offspring of postnatally depressed mothers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Maternal depression and psychiatric outcomes in adolescent offspring: a 13-year longitudinal study
    Sarah L Halligan
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    J Affect Disord 97:145-54. 2007
    ..We present the preliminary findings of a 13-year longitudinal study...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of cleft lip and palate, and the timing of lip repair on mother-infant interactions and infant development
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading RG66AL, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:115-23. 2008
    ..Children with cleft lip and palate are at risk for psychological problems. Difficulties in mother-child interactions may be relevant, and could be affected by the timing of lip repair...
  19. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of the short- and long-term effect of psychological treatment of post-partum depression: 2. Impact on the mother-child relationship and child outcome
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, Department of Psychology, The University of Reading, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:420-7. 2003
    ..Postnatal depression is associated with adverse child cognitive and socio-emotional outcome. It is not known whether psychological treatment affects the quality of the mother-child relationship and child outcome...
  20. doi request reprint Cognitive, affective, and behavioral characteristics of mothers with anxiety disorders in the context of child anxiety disorder
    Cathy Creswell
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    J Abnorm Psychol 122:26-38. 2013
    ..The findings identify potential cognitive, affective, and behavioral targets to improve treatment outcomes for children with anxiety disorders in the context of a current maternal anxiety disorder...
  21. ncbi request reprint The attribution of hostile intent in mothers, fathers and their children
    Sarah L Halligan
    School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:594-604. 2007
    ..Thus, although the results suggest a role for parental social information processing biases in the development of child externalising symptoms, a direct transmission of such biases from parent to child was not supported...
  22. ncbi request reprint Transmission of social anxiety from mother to infant: an experimental study using a social referencing paradigm
    Marc de Rosnay
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, Earley Gate, Whiteknights Road, Reading RG6 6AL, UK
    Behav Res Ther 44:1165-75. 2006
    ..We discuss these findings in light of the possible mechanisms underpinning infant affective and behavioral responsiveness...
  23. doi request reprint The effects of maternal postnatal depression and child sex on academic performance at age 16 years: a developmental approach
    Lynne Murray
    University of Reading, UK University of Cambridge, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1150-9. 2010
    ..Postnatal depression (PND) is associated with poor cognitive functioning in infancy and the early school years; long-term effects on academic outcome are not known...
  24. doi request reprint The effect of cleft lip on socio-emotional functioning in school-aged children
    Lynne Murray
    University of Reading, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:94-103. 2010
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  25. ncbi request reprint Association between childhood feeding problems and maternal eating disorder: role of the family environment
    Peter J Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 184:210-5. 2004
    ..There is a strong relationship between feeding problems in childhood and eating disorder in the mother. The mechanisms responsible for this relationship are not understood...
  26. doi request reprint Antenatal anxiety disorder as a predictor of postnatal depression: a longitudinal study
    Helen F Coelho
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    J Affect Disord 129:348-53. 2011
    ..One possibility consistent with our findings is that there may be differences in the timing of postnatal depression with different forms of antenatal anxiety disorders...
  27. pmc Might prevention be better than cure?
    Lynne Murray
    School of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:943-4. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychiatric disturbance on identifying psychiatric disorder in relatives: study of mothers and daughters
    Helen F Coelho
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:288-9. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint A family study of co-morbidity between generalized social phobia and generalized anxiety disorder in a non-clinic sample
    Helen F Coelho
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading, UK RG6 6AL
    J Affect Disord 100:103-13. 2007
    ..The reason for this is unclear. Family studies are one means of clarifying the nature of co-morbidity between two disorders...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impact of a mother-infant intervention in an indigent peri-urban South African context: pilot study
    Peter J Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:76-81. 2002
    ..The question arises whether a community-based intervention could be beneficial...
  31. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of the short- and long-term effect of psychological treatment of post-partum depression. I. Impact on maternal mood
    Peter J Cooper
    Winnicott Research Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:412-9. 2003
    ..Psychological interventions for postnatal depression can be beneficial in the short term but their longer-term impact is unknown...
  32. ncbi request reprint Parenting and the development of conduct disorder and hyperactive symptoms in childhood: a prospective longitudinal study from 2 months to 8 years
    Julian Morrell
    Department of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:489-508. 2003
    ..This study investigated the early processes involved in the development of symptoms of conduct disorder and hyperactivity...
  33. doi request reprint Interpretation and expectation in childhood anxiety disorders: age effects and social specificity
    Cathy Creswell
    School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:453-65. 2014
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  34. doi request reprint The timing of maternal depressive symptoms and child cognitive development: a longitudinal study
    Jonathan Evans
    Academic Unit, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:632-40. 2012
    ..Maternal depression is known to be associated with impairments in child cognitive development, although the effect of timing of exposure to maternal depression is unclear...
  35. ncbi request reprint Future directions for doll play narrative research: a commentary
    Lynne Murray
    Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    Attach Hum Dev 9:287-93. 2007
    ..Finally, possibilities of extending the clinical utility of doll play narratives are explored...
  36. doi request reprint Child anxiety and parenting in England and Italy: the moderating role of maternal warmth
    Alessandra Raudino
    Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialization Process, University of Padova, Via Venezia, Padova, Italy Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading Berkshire, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:1318-26. 2013
    ..Most research has been correlational with little experimental or longitudinal work. Cross-cultural comparison could be illuminating. A comparison of Italian and British children and their mothers was conducted...
  37. ncbi request reprint Measurement of mother-infant interactions and the home environment in a European setting: preliminary results from a cross-cultural study
    M Gunning
    Department of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 46:s38-44. 2004
    ..Infant development is adversely affected in the context of postnatal depression. This relationship may be mediated by both the nature of early mother-infant interactions and the quality of the home environment...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cognitive vulnerability to depression in 5-year-old children of depressed mothers
    L Murray
    Department of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:891-9. 2001
    ..increasingly evident in research with adults and older children, of employing methods that involve the induction of low mood in order to elicit cognitions relevant to depression...
  39. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of self-reported healthcare resource utilization in health economic studies
    Stavros Petrou
    University of Oxford
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 18:705-10. 2002
    ..We sought to establish whether the accuracy of self-reported healthcare resource utilization is a function of the duration of the recall period and the saliency of the health service encounter...
  40. ncbi request reprint The mother-infant relationship and infant attachment in a South African peri-urban settlement
    Mark Tomlinson
    Child Guidance Clinic, University of Cape Town, Chapel Road, Rosebank, Cape Town 7700, South Africa
    Child Dev 76:1044-54. 2005
    ..Cross-cultural differences and consistencies in the development of attachment are discussed...
  41. pmc Depression in men in the postnatal period and later child psychopathology: a population cohort study
    Paul G Ramchandani
    Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:390-8. 2008
    ..The present study set out to assess the association between depression in men in the postnatal period and later psychiatric disorders in their children and to investigate predisposing factors for depression in men following childbirth...
  42. pmc The dynamics of threat, fear and intentionality in the conduct disorders: longitudinal findings in the children of women with post-natal depression
    Jonathan Hill
    Child Psychiatry Research Group, Room 3 316, University Place, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK jonathan
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:2529-41. 2008
    ..Intentionality mediated the associations between attachment security and gender and conduct disorder symptoms in the PND group...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a preventive counseling and support package for postnatal depression
    Stavros Petrou
    University of Oxford
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 22:443-53. 2006
    ..This study reports the cost-effectiveness of a preventive intervention, consisting of counseling and specific support for the mother-infant relationship, targeted at women at high risk of developing postnatal depression...
  44. ncbi request reprint Recalled relationships with parents and perceptions of professional support in mothers of infants treated for cleft lip
    Jonathan Hill
    Child and Developmental Psychiatry, University Child Mental Health, Royal Liverpool Children s Hospital, UK
    Attach Hum Dev 6:21-30. 2004
    ..Further research is needed to clarify the role of attachment processes in parents' responses to serious medical conditions in their children, and into the implications for the way professionals in paediatric services provide support...
  45. ncbi request reprint The effect of postnatal depression on mother-infant interaction, infant response to the Still-face perturbation, and performance on an Instrumental Learning task
    Charles Stanley
    Sunderland Royal Hospital
    Dev Psychopathol 16:1-18. 2004
    ..The implications of these findings for theories of infant cognitive and emotional development are discussed...
  46. ncbi request reprint 'I'm gonna beat you!' SNap!: an observational paradigm for assessing young children's disruptive behaviour in competitive play
    Claire Hughes
    Centre for Family Research, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:507-16. 2002
    ..Recent work suggests that this paradigm is useful for assessing disruptive behaviour in young children (Hughes, Cutting, & Dunn, 2001)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Does repairing a cleft lip neonatally have any effect on the longer-term attractiveness of the repair?
    Tim E E Goodacre
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 41:603-8. 2004
    ..To determine whether attractiveness and success of surgical outcome differ according to the timing of cleft lip repair...
  48. ncbi request reprint Economic costs of post-natal depression in a high-risk British cohort
    Stavros Petrou
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:505-12. 2002
    ..Post-natal depression is a common condition that can result in distress for the mother and deleterious effects on the development of the infant...