GERALDINE A DOWNEY

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The self-fulfilling prophecy in close relationships: rejection sensitivity and rejection by romantic partners
    G Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:545-60. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Rejection sensitivity and children's interpersonal difficulties
    G Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Child Dev 69:1074-91. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Rejection sensitivity and the defensive motivational system: insights from the startle response to rejection cues
    Geraldine Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:668-73. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Implications of rejection sensitivity for intimate relationships
    G Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York 10027, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 70:1327-43. 1996
  5. ncbi request reprint Regulating the interpersonal self: strategic self-regulation for coping with rejection sensitivity
    O Ayduk
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 79:776-92. 2000

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint The self-fulfilling prophecy in close relationships: rejection sensitivity and rejection by romantic partners
    G Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:545-60. 1998
    ..The lab study showed that HRS women's negative behavior during conflictual discussions helped explain their partners' more rejecting postconflict responses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rejection sensitivity and children's interpersonal difficulties
    G Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Child Dev 69:1074-91. 1998
    ..Study 3 shows that rejection sensitive children behaved more aggressively and experienced increased interpersonal difficulties and declines in academic functioning over time...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rejection sensitivity and the defensive motivational system: insights from the startle response to rejection cues
    Geraldine Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:668-73. 2004
    ..Overall, the results provide evidence that for people high in RS, rejection cues automatically activate the defensive motivational system, but acceptance cues do not automatically activate the appetitive motivational system...
  4. ncbi request reprint Implications of rejection sensitivity for intimate relationships
    G Downey
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York 10027, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 70:1327-43. 1996
    ..Rejection-sensitive men's jealousy and rejection-sensitive women's hostility and diminished supportiveness help explain their partners' dissatisfaction...
  5. ncbi request reprint Regulating the interpersonal self: strategic self-regulation for coping with rejection sensitivity
    O Ayduk
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 79:776-92. 2000
    ..The protective effect of DG ability on high-RS children's self-worth is explained by reduced interpersonal problems. Attentional mechanisms underlying the interaction between RS and strategic self-regulation are discussed...

Research Grants10

  1. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    GERALDINE A DOWNEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    Geraldine Downey; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  3. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    Geraldine Downey; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Processing Dynamics of Rejection Sensitivity
    Geraldine Downey; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also test whether over-accommodation gives way to hostile and dejected overreactions when rejection is perceived. ..
  5. Rejection sensitivity and self-regulation in personality disorders
    GERALDINE A DOWNEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....