Mona El-Sheikh

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Affiliation: College of Veterinary Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Parasympathetic nervous system activity and children's sleep
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Sleep Res 22:282-8. 2013
  2. pmc Children's sleep and adjustment: a residualized change analysis
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203, Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Dev Psychol 49:1591-601. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Economic adversity and children's sleep problems: multiple indicators and moderation of effects
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Health Psychol 32:849-59. 2013
  4. pmc Family conflict, autonomic nervous system functioning, and child adaptation: state of the science and future directions
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:703-21. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Marital conflict and growth in children's internalizing symptoms: the role of autonomic nervous system activity
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Dev Psychol 49:92-108. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Associations between preschoolers' daytime and nighttime sleep parameters
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 11:91-104. 2013
  7. pmc Parental depressive symptoms and children's sleep: the role of family conflict
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:806-14. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Maternal psychological control and child internalizing symptoms: vulnerability and protective factors across bioregulatory and ecological domains
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:188-98. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Salivary alpha-amylase as a longitudinal predictor of children's externalizing symptoms: respiratory sinus arrhythmia as a moderator of effects
    Peggy S Keller
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, KY 40506, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:633-43. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Children's objective and subjective sleep disruptions: links with afternoon cortisol levels
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    Health Psychol 27:26-33. 2008

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Publications65

  1. doi request reprint Parasympathetic nervous system activity and children's sleep
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Sleep Res 22:282-8. 2013
    ..Results illustrate the importance of individual differences in physiological regulation indexed by interactions between PNS baseline activity and PNS reactivity for a better understanding of children's sleep quality...
  2. pmc Children's sleep and adjustment: a residualized change analysis
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203, Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Dev Psychol 49:1591-601. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Economic adversity and children's sleep problems: multiple indicators and moderation of effects
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Health Psychol 32:849-59. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Family conflict, autonomic nervous system functioning, and child adaptation: state of the science and future directions
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:703-21. 2011
    ..Our hope is to accelerate research at the intersection of family conflict and ANS functioning to advance understanding of risk and resilience among children. ..
  5. doi request reprint Marital conflict and growth in children's internalizing symptoms: the role of autonomic nervous system activity
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Dev Psychol 49:92-108. 2013
    ..Findings support the importance of concurrent examinations of environmental risk factors and physiological activity for better prediction of the development of anxiety and depression symptoms...
  6. doi request reprint Associations between preschoolers' daytime and nighttime sleep parameters
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 11:91-104. 2013
    ..Understanding connections between sleep across contexts has important implications for child care providers and parents as they attempt to facilitate child sleep during a developmental period of rapidly changing sleep patterns...
  7. pmc Parental depressive symptoms and children's sleep: the role of family conflict
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:806-14. 2012
    ..Environmental factors including adult inter-partner conflict and parent-child conflict were considered as process variables of this relation...
  8. doi request reprint Maternal psychological control and child internalizing symptoms: vulnerability and protective factors across bioregulatory and ecological domains
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:188-98. 2010
    ..We examined ecological (family socioeconomic status (SES)) and bioregulatory (sleep duration, sleep efficiency) moderators of the link between maternal psychological control and children's vulnerability to internalizing symptoms...
  9. doi request reprint Salivary alpha-amylase as a longitudinal predictor of children's externalizing symptoms: respiratory sinus arrhythmia as a moderator of effects
    Peggy S Keller
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, KY 40506, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:633-43. 2009
    ..Findings highlight the importance of the contemporaneous assessment of SNS and PNS functioning in the prediction of child psychopathology, and the need to examine curvilinear relations between ANS functioning and behavior...
  10. doi request reprint Children's objective and subjective sleep disruptions: links with afternoon cortisol levels
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    Health Psychol 27:26-33. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine possible relations between the quality and amount of children's sleep and cortisol in healthy children...
  11. doi request reprint Cortisol and children's adjustment: the moderating role of sympathetic nervous system activity
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:601-11. 2008
    ..Findings underscore the utility of including information about the coordination between hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) and SNS activity in biosocial models of atypical child development...
  12. pmc Developmental trajectories of skin conductance level in middle childhood: sex, race, and externalizing behavior problems as predictors of growth
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, United States
    Biol Psychol 83:116-24. 2010
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Children's sleep and adjustment over time: the role of socioeconomic context
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Child Dev 81:870-83. 2010
    ..Findings highlight the importance of adequate sleep for children's optimal development, especially in the context of ecological risk...
  14. doi request reprint Children's sleep, skin conductance level and mental health
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    J Sleep Res 20:326-37. 2011
    ..Results illustrate the significance of simultaneous examinations of various biological and physiological systems in the prediction of children's wellbeing...
  15. pmc Developmental trajectories of delinquency symptoms in childhood: the role of marital conflict and autonomic nervous system activity
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:16-32. 2011
    ..Results are discussed in the context of interactions between biology and environment as relevant to the development of psychopathology...
  16. pmc Children's internalizing symptoms: the role of interactions between cortisol and respiratory sinus arrhythmia
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Physiol Behav 103:225-32. 2011
    ..Findings demonstrate that contemporaneous consideration of physiological activity across multiple systems can advance understanding of internalizing symptoms in children...
  17. pmc Marital conflict, respiratory sinus arrhythmia, and allostatic load: interrelations and associations with the development of children's externalizing behavior
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:815-29. 2011
    ..Findings for girls were more mixed. Results are discussed in the context of developmental psychobiology, allostatic load, and implications for the development of psychopathology...
  18. ncbi request reprint Vagal regulation and emotional intensity predict children's sleep problems
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 46:307-17. 2005
    ..Results indicate that children's emotionality and regulation predict unique variance in the amount and quality of children's sleep, and suggest that they may underlie, at least in part, sleep disturbances in healthy children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Children's sleep and adjustment: the moderating role of vagal regulation
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    J Sleep Res 16:396-405. 2007
    ..Findings demonstrating the moderating role of vagal functioning in the context of sleep disruptions are novel, and highlight the importance of individual differences in children's physiological regulation for sleep and adjustment...
  20. ncbi request reprint The association between children's sleep disruption and salivary interleukin-6
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    J Sleep Res 16:188-97. 2007
    ..The findings illustrate (for the first time to our knowledge) that sleep disruptions in otherwise healthy and normally developing children may be associated with individual differences in levels of IL-6 in saliva...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does poor vagal tone exacerbate child maladjustment in the context of parental problem drinking? A longitudinal examination
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:735-41. 2005
    ..Results are supportive of the importance of biopsychosocial perspectives in which child characteristics interact with family risk to predict psychopathology...
  22. ncbi request reprint Marital conflict and disruption of children's sleep
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Auburn University, Auurn, AL 36849, USA
    Child Dev 77:31-43. 2006
    ..The results support the sensitization hypothesis in that exposure to marital conflict may influence an important facet of children's biological regulation, namely sleep...
  23. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal relations between marital conflict and child adjustment: vagal regulation as a protective factor
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:30-9. 2006
    ..Findings are supportive of the value of a biopsychosocial perspective and illustrate that child vagal regulation can contribute to the aggregation or amelioration of risk for maladjustment in the context of exposure to marital conflict...
  24. ncbi request reprint The role of emotional responses and physiological reactivity in the marital conflict-child functioning link
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:1191-9. 2005
    ..Children's emotional responses and physiological reactivity to conflict were examined as mediators and moderators in the associations between exposure to parental marital conflict and child adjustment and cognitive problems...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sleep disruptions and emotional insecurity are pathways of risk for children
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:88-96. 2007
    ..We examined a model linking parental marital conflict and children's emotional insecurity, sleep disruptions, and their adjustment and academic problems...
  26. ncbi request reprint Children's skin conductance level and reactivity: are these measures stable over time and across tasks?
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 49:180-6. 2007
    ..These results support the proposition that SCL-B and SCL-R constitute stable individual differences at the ages examined, and build on the scant longitudinal literature on psychophysiological development in children...
  27. ncbi request reprint Stability of respiratory sinus arrhythmia in children and young adolescents: a longitudinal examination
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 46:66-74. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint The link between marital conflict and child adjustment: parent-child conflict and perceived attachments as mediators, potentiators, and mitigators of risk
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 16:631-48. 2004
    ..The findings illustrate the aggregation, potentiation, and amelioration of risk for adjustment problems associated with marital conflict, and highlight the importance of assessing multiple systems within the family...
  29. ncbi request reprint Parental problem drinking and children's adjustment: attachment and family functioning as moderators and mediators of risk
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Auburn University, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 17:510-20. 2003
    ..The results support that child-parent and family functioning variables act as either pathways and/or vulnerability and protective factors for children exposed to a high-risk environment...
  30. ncbi request reprint Parental problem drinking and children's adjustment: family conflict and parental depression as mediators and moderators of risk
    M El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 29:417-32. 2001
    ..The significant moderation effects indicate that parent-child conflict is a robust vulnerability factor for internalizing problems...
  31. ncbi request reprint Marital conflict and risk for child maladjustment over time: skin conductance level reactivity as a vulnerability factor
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:715-27. 2007
    ..Findings build on the literature by illustrating the importance of examinations of both family risk and youth biological vulnerability for the prediction of psychopathology...
  32. ncbi request reprint Appraisals of marital conflict and children's adjustment, health, and physiological reactivity
    M El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    Dev Psychol 37:875-85. 2001
    ..Further, a higher level of perceived threat was a vulnerability factor for externalizing problems associated with exposure to marital conflict...
  33. ncbi request reprint Parental drinking problems and children's adjustment: vagal regulation and emotional reactivity as pathways and moderators of risk
    M El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:499-515. 2001
    ..Emotional reactivity was a vulnerability factor, and children's increased anger and fear, and to a lesser degree sadness, each moderated and exacerbated the effects of parental problem drinking on child outcomes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Child emotional insecurity and academic achievement: the role of sleep disruptions
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:29-38. 2007
    ..Results highlight the importance of the contemporaneous examinations of family and sleep functioning in the prediction of child outcomes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Exposure to interparental conflict and children's adjustment and physical health: the moderating role of vagal tone
    M El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Child Dev 72:1617-36. 2001
    ..Further, higher levels of delta vagal tone protected boys against externalizing problems associated with verbal conflict, and health problems associated with physical conflict...
  36. ncbi request reprint Children's externalizing and internalizing symptoms over time: the role of individual differences in patterns of RSA responding
    James Benjamin Hinnant
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:1049-61. 2009
    ..Findings highlight the importance of the contemporaneous consideration of basal RSA and RSA regulation in the prediction of developmental psychopathology symptomology...
  37. ncbi request reprint Children's attachment to parents and their academic functioning: sleep disruptions as moderators of effects
    Peggy S Keller
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:441-9. 2008
    ..We investigated the amount and quality of children's sleep as a moderator of relations between attachment to parents and child academic functioning...
  38. pmc Harsh parenting and child externalizing behavior: skin conductance level reactivity as a moderator
    Stephen A Erath
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Child Dev 80:578-92. 2009
    ..SCLR may be a more robust moderator among boys compared to girls. Results are discussed with regard to theories on antisocial behavior and multiple-domain models of child development...
  39. pmc Skin conductance level reactivity moderates the association between harsh parenting and growth in child externalizing behavior
    Stephen A Erath
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:693-706. 2011
    ..Results are discussed from a developmental psychopathology perspective with reference to models of antisocial behavior in childhood...
  40. ncbi request reprint Children's sleep and cognitive functioning: race and socioeconomic status as moderators of effects
    Joseph A Buckhalt
    Department of Counselor Education, Counseling Psychology and School Psychology, 2084 Haley Center, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Child Dev 78:213-31. 2007
    ..Examination of environmental variables associated with race and SES that may underlie these effects may lead to directions for interventions to improve cognitive performance...
  41. pmc Children's sleep and cognitive performance: a cross-domain analysis of change over time
    Kristen L Bub
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:1504-14. 2011
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Concurrent and longitudinal relations between children's sleep and cognitive functioning: the moderating role of parent education
    Joseph A Buckhalt
    Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation, Counseling School Psychology, 2084 Haley Center, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Child Dev 80:875-92. 2009
    ..Children's sleep was related to intellectual ability and academic achievement. Results build substantially on an emerging literature supportive of the importance of sleep in children...
  43. doi request reprint Quick to berate, slow to sleep: interpartner psychological conflict, mental health, and sleep
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University
    Health Psychol 32:1057-66. 2013
    ..Relations between interpartner psychological conflict (IPC) and the sleep of men and women were examined, and depression and anxiety symptoms were assessed as intervening variables of these associations...
  44. pmc Marital psychological and physical aggression and children's mental and physical health: direct, mediated, and moderated effects
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:138-48. 2008
    ..No differences were found in these pathways for African American and European American families or as a function of socioeconomic status or child gender...
  45. doi request reprint Respiratory sinus arrhythmia and cognitive functioning in children
    Lori Staton
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 51:249-58. 2009
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint The alcohol-aggression link: children's aggression expectancies in marital arguments as a function of the sobriety or intoxication of the arguing couple
    Mona El-Sheikh
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA
    Aggress Behav 33:458-66. 2007
    ..Elucidation of factors that can influence associations between aggression and alcohol consumption are of importance and have broad implications for family functioning...
  47. doi request reprint Interactions between salivary cortisol and alpha-amylase as predictors of children's cognitive functioning and academic performance
    Peggy S Keller
    Department of Psychology, 012i Kastle Hall, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Physiol Behav 105:987-95. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that the study of interactions between biological stress response systems should not be based on models of rectilinear interactions...
  48. pmc Codevelopment of externalizing and internalizing symptoms in middle to late childhood: sex, baseline respiratory sinus arrhythmia, and respiratory sinus arrhythmia reactivity as predictors
    J Benjamin Hinnant
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 25:419-36. 2013
    ..Results are discussed in the context of developmental psychobiology and implications for the codevelopment of psychopathology symptoms in childhood...
  49. doi request reprint Effects of physical and verbal aggression, depression, and anxiety on drinking behavior of married partners: a prospective and retrospective longitudinal examination
    Margaret K Keiley
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    Aggress Behav 35:296-312. 2009
    ..Our results shed light on areas of marital functioning (aggression, internalizing, alcohol use) that have not been investigated in conjunction with each other in a longitudinal design...
  50. ncbi request reprint Children's skin conductance reactivity as a mechanism of risk in the context of parental depressive symptoms
    E Mark Cummings
    Department of Psychology, University of Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:436-45. 2007
    ..Children's physiological reactivity was examined as a moderator of relations between parental dysphoria and child adjustment problems, addressing gaps in the study of child characteristics as risk processes...
  51. ncbi request reprint Trajectories of children's internalizing symptoms: the role of maternal internalizing symptoms, respiratory sinus arrhythmia and child sex
    Emily K Wetter
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:168-77. 2012
    ..We assessed trajectories of children's internalizing symptoms as predicted by interactions among maternal internalizing symptoms, respiratory sinus arrhythmia (RSA) and child sex...
  52. pmc Familial risk moderates the association between sleep and zBMI in children
    Erika J Bagley
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:775-84. 2013
    ..A cumulative risk approach was used to examine the moderating effect of familial risk factors on relations between actigraphy-based sleep quantity (minutes) and quality (efficiency) and sex- and age-standardized body mass index (zBMI)...
  53. doi request reprint Preschoolers' daytime respiratory sinus arrhythmia and nighttime sleep
    Lori Elmore-Staton
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    Physiol Behav 107:414-7. 2012
    ..Results highlight the importance of physiological regulation for the sleep of healthy preschool children...
  54. doi request reprint Socially anxious and peer-victimized preadolescents: "doubly primed" for distress?
    Stephen A Erath
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:837-48. 2012
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Children's coping with marital conflict and their adjustment and physical health: vulnerability and protective functions
    Linda Nicolotti
    Department of Psychology, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 17:315-26. 2003
    ..These findings extend the literature by delineating coping strategies that either protected children against, or heightened their vulnerability to, adjustment and health problems associated with exposure to parental marital conflict...
  56. doi request reprint Marital conflict and children's sleep: reciprocal relations and socioeconomic effects
    Ryan J Kelly
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 25:412-22. 2011
    ..Results demonstrate the importance of reciprocal relations between a prevalent familial stressor and a fundamental facet of children's health, especially when considering the sociocultural milieu...
  57. doi request reprint Longitudinal relations between marital aggression and alcohol problems
    Peggy S Keller
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:2-13. 2009
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  58. pmc Sleeping with one eye open: marital abuse as an antecedent of poor sleep
    Amy J Rauer
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:667-77. 2010
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Developmental trajectories of respiratory sinus arrhythmia and preejection period in middle childhood
    J Benjamin Hinnant
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 53:59-68. 2011
    ..Findings extend basic knowledge in developmental biopsychology and have implications for research focusing on ANS measures as important predictors, moderators, and mediators of childhood adaptation...
  60. doi request reprint Children's emotional security and sleep: longitudinal relations and directions of effects
    Peggy Keller
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:64-71. 2011
    ..Gender-related effects were also examined...
  61. pmc Relations between mucosal immunity and children's mental health: the role of child sex
    Peggy S Keller
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Physiol Behav 101:705-12. 2010
    ..Structural equation models were fit to the data, and indicated that greater levels of salivary IL-6 and SIgA were associated with adjustment problems more strongly for girls than for boys...
  62. doi request reprint Attachment representations, sleep quality and adaptive functioning in preschool age children
    Brian E Vaughn
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 13:525-40. 2011
    ....
  63. doi request reprint Reciprocal pathways between intimate partner violence and sleep in men and women
    Amy J Rauer
    Human Development and Family Studies, 203 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    J Fam Psychol 26:470-7. 2012
    ....
  64. pmc Latent change score modeling of psychophysiological data: an empirical instantiation using electrodermal responding
    Peggy S Keller
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, USA
    Psychophysiology 48:1578-87. 2011
    ....
  65. doi request reprint Longitudinal relations between marital aggression and children's sleep: the role of emotional insecurity
    Ryan J Kelly
    Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5214, USA
    J Fam Psychol 27:282-92. 2013
    ..Findings add to this emerging literature and illustrate the importance of considering sleep in the family context...