Katie A McLaughlin

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Stressful life events, anxiety sensitivity, and internalizing symptoms in adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:659-69. 2009
  2. pmc Responses to discrimination and psychiatric disorders among Black, Hispanic, female, and lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1477-84. 2010
  3. pmc Childhood adversity, adult stressful life events, and risk of past-year psychiatric disorder: a test of the stress sensitization hypothesis in a population-based sample of adults
    K A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychol Med 40:1647-58. 2010
  4. pmc Emotion dysregulation as a mechanism linking peer victimization to internalizing symptoms in adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:894-904. 2009
  5. pmc Severity of 12-month DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:381-9. 2012
  6. pmc Development of lifetime comorbidity in the World Health Organization world mental health surveys
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:90-100. 2011
  7. pmc Childhood adversities and adult psychiatric disorders in the national comorbidity survey replication II: associations with persistence of DSM-IV disorders
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:124-32. 2010
  8. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and treatment of lifetime suicidal behavior among adolescents: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:300-10. 2013
  9. pmc Disproportionate exposure to early-life adversity and sexual orientation disparities in psychiatric morbidity
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 36:645-55. 2012
  10. pmc Childhood adversities and adult psychopathology in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 197:378-85. 2010

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Publications49

  1. pmc Stressful life events, anxiety sensitivity, and internalizing symptoms in adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:659-69. 2009
    ..Moreover, anxiety sensitivity mediated the longitudinal relation between stressful life events and anxiety symptoms. Evidence was also found for the predictive specificity of anxiety sensitivity to symptoms of anxiety but not depression...
  2. pmc Responses to discrimination and psychiatric disorders among Black, Hispanic, female, and lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1477-84. 2010
    ..We examined associations between perceived discrimination due to race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, or gender; responses to discrimination experiences; and psychiatric disorders...
  3. pmc Childhood adversity, adult stressful life events, and risk of past-year psychiatric disorder: a test of the stress sensitization hypothesis in a population-based sample of adults
    K A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychol Med 40:1647-58. 2010
    ..We provide a test of the stress sensitization hypothesis in a national sample...
  4. pmc Emotion dysregulation as a mechanism linking peer victimization to internalizing symptoms in adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:894-904. 2009
    ..Evidence for a reciprocal relationship between internalizing symptoms and relational victimization was found, but emotion dysregulation did not mediate this relationship. The implications for preventive interventions are discussed...
  5. pmc Severity of 12-month DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:381-9. 2012
    ..Estimates of DSM-IV disorder prevalence are high; stringent criteria to define need for services are desired...
  6. pmc Development of lifetime comorbidity in the World Health Organization world mental health surveys
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:90-100. 2011
    ..Although numerous studies have examined the role of latent variables in the structure of comorbidity among mental disorders, none has examined their role in the development of comorbidity...
  7. pmc Childhood adversities and adult psychiatric disorders in the national comorbidity survey replication II: associations with persistence of DSM-IV disorders
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:124-32. 2010
    ..This distinction is important for conceptual and practical purposes...
  8. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and treatment of lifetime suicidal behavior among adolescents: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:300-10. 2013
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  9. pmc Disproportionate exposure to early-life adversity and sexual orientation disparities in psychiatric morbidity
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 36:645-55. 2012
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  10. pmc Childhood adversities and adult psychopathology in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 197:378-85. 2010
    ..Although significant associations of childhood adversities with adult mental disorders are widely documented, most studies focus on single childhood adversities predicting single disorders...
  11. pmc Emotion regulation and internalizing symptoms in a longitudinal study of sexual minority and heterosexual adolescents
    Mark L Hatzenbuehler
    Yale University, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1270-8. 2008
    ..The present study sought to examine whether deficits in emotion regulation could account for disparities in internalizing symptoms between sexual minority and heterosexual adolescents...
  12. pmc Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder in a national sample of adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:815-830.e14. 2013
    ..S. adolescents...
  13. pmc Food insecurity and mental disorders in a national sample of U.S. adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:1293-303. 2012
    ..To examine whether food insecurity is associated with past-year DSM-IV mental disorders after controlling for standard indicators of family socioeconomic status (SES) in a U.S. national sample of adolescents...
  14. pmc Intermittent explosive disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:1131-9. 2012
    ..Although retrospective reports in these studies suggest that IED typically begins in childhood, no previous epidemiologic research has directly examined the prevalence or correlates of IED among youth...
  15. pmc Trends in serious emotional disturbance among youths exposed to Hurricane Katrina
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:990-1000, 1000.e1-2. 2010
    ..To examine patterns and predictors of trends in DSM-IV serious emotional disturbance (SED) among youths exposed to Hurricane Katrina...
  16. pmc Developmental timing of child maltreatment and symptoms of depression and suicidal ideation in young adulthood: results from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health
    Erin C Dunn
    Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, The Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts
    Depress Anxiety 30:955-64. 2013
    ..This study examines whether age at first exposure to abuse is associated with subsequent depression and suicidal ideation...
  17. pmc Diagnostic validity across racial and ethnic groups in the assessment of adolescent DSM-IV disorders
    Jennifer Greif Green
    School of Education, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 21:311-20. 2012
    ..These findings document the importance of assessing fully-structured diagnostic instruments for differential accuracy in ethnic/racial subgroups...
  18. pmc Prevalence, persistence, and sociodemographic correlates of DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:372-80. 2012
    ..Community epidemiological data on the prevalence and correlates of adolescent mental disorders are needed for policy planning purposes. Only limited data of this sort are available...
  19. pmc Parent psychopathology and offspring mental disorders: results from the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 200:290-9. 2012
    ..Associations between specific parent and offspring mental disorders are likely to have been overestimated in studies that have failed to control for parent comorbidity...
  20. pmc The effects of latent variables in the development of comorbidity among common mental disorders
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:29-39. 2011
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  21. pmc School mental health resources and adolescent mental health service use
    Jennifer Greif Green
    School of Education, Boston University, Two Silber Way, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:501-10. 2013
    ..This article examines associations of school resources with past-year mental health service use among students with 12-month DSM-IV mental disorders...
  22. pmc Alterations in neural processing and psychopathology in children raised in institutions
    Natalie Slopen
    Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:1022-30. 2012
    ..Although this deprivation is likely to disrupt brain development in ways that increase the risk for psychopathology, neurodevelopmental mechanisms linking adverse early environments to psychopathology remain poorly understood...
  23. pmc Attachment security as a mechanism linking foster care placement to improved mental health outcomes in previously institutionalized children
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:46-55. 2012
    ..Second we evaluated the role of lack of attachment in an institutionalized sample on the etiology of internalizing disorders within the context of a randomized trial...
  24. pmc Emotion regulation deficits in generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, and their co-occurrence
    Douglas S Mennin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, P O Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:866-71. 2009
    ..Although their discriminatory ability was weaker, poor emotional understanding best predicted a diagnosis of SAD (regardless of GAD comorbidity), and non-acceptance of emotions best predicted comorbid GAD and SAD...
  25. pmc The impact of institutional discrimination on psychiatric disorders in lesbian, gay, and bisexual populations: a prospective study
    Mark L Hatzenbuehler
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:452-9. 2010
    ..We examined the relation between living in states that instituted bans on same-sex marriage during the 2004 and 2005 elections and the prevalence of psychiatric morbidity among lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) populations...
  26. pmc Emotion dysregulation as a mechanism linking stress exposure to adolescent aggressive behavior
    Kate L Herts
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 667 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:1111-22. 2012
    ..32, p = 0.020) with aggressive behavior. Increasing the use of adaptive emotion regulation strategies is an important target for interventions aimed at preventing the onset of adolescent aggressive behavior...
  27. pmc Variation in neural development as a result of exposure to institutionalization early in childhood
    Margaret A Sheridan
    Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience, Division of Developmental Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:12927-32. 2012
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  28. pmc Socioeconomic status and adolescent mental disorders
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1742-50. 2012
    ..We investigated this issue by examining associations between 5 aspects of SES and adolescent mental disorders...
  29. pmc Serious emotional disturbance among youths exposed to Hurricane Katrina 2 years postdisaster
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:1069-78. 2009
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  30. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in internalizing and externalizing symptoms in adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, P O Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:801-16. 2007
    ..Hispanic females also exhibited higher levels of comorbidity than other racial/ethnic groups...
  31. pmc Age differences in the prevalence and co-morbidity of DSM-IV major depressive episodes: results from the WHO World Mental Health Survey Initiative
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:351-64. 2010
    ..Although depression appears to decrease in late life, this could be due to misattribution of depressive symptoms to physical disorders that increase in late life...
  32. pmc Examination of the response styles theory in a community sample of young adolescents
    Lori M Hilt
    Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:545-56. 2010
    ..Clinical implications include the importance of problem-solving training and rumination reduction techniques in preventive interventions...
  33. pmc Recovery from PTSD following Hurricane Katrina
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:439-46. 2011
    ..We examined patterns and correlates of speed of recovery of estimated posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among people who developed PTSD in the wake of Hurricane Katrina...
  34. pmc Emotion dysregulation and adolescent psychopathology: a prospective study
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, MA 02115, USA
    Behav Res Ther 49:544-54. 2011
    ..This study examined the longitudinal and reciprocal relationships between emotion regulation deficits and psychopathology in adolescents...
  35. pmc Mechanisms linking stressful life events and mental health problems in a prospective, community-based sample of adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:153-60. 2009
    ..This study examined the role of emotion dysregulation as a mechanism linking stress to changes in internalizing symptoms among adolescents...
  36. pmc Suicide among soldiers: a review of psychosocial risk and protective factors
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, in Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Psychiatry 76:97-125. 2013
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  37. pmc Adverse rearing environments and neural development in children: the development of frontal electroencephalogram asymmetry
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:1008-15. 2011
    ..Previous research has never characterized the development of frontal electroencephalogram asymmetry in children or evaluated whether adverse rearing environments alter developmental trajectories...
  38. pmc Rumination as a transdiagnostic factor in depression and anxiety
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180A Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Behav Res Ther 49:186-93. 2011
    ..35, p= .019 and z=5.10, p< .001, respectively). These findings highlight the importance of targeting rumination in transdiagnostic treatment approaches for emotional disorders...
  39. pmc Childhood adversities and adult psychiatric disorders in the national comorbidity survey replication I: associations with first onset of DSM-IV disorders
    Jennifer Greif Green
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:113-23. 2010
    ..Because CAs are highly clustered, this approach results in overestimating the importance of individual CAs. Multivariate CA studies have been based on insufficiently complex models...
  40. pmc Interpersonal stress generation as a mechanism linking rumination to internalizing symptoms in early adolescents
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:584-97. 2012
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  41. ncbi request reprint Childhood social environment, emotional reactivity to stress, and mood and anxiety disorders across the life course
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Depress Anxiety 27:1087-94. 2010
    ..Emotional reactivity may be one mechanism linking childhood adversity to mood and anxiety disorders in adulthood. Depression and Anxiety, 2010. © 2010 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  42. ncbi request reprint The contributory role of worry in emotion generation and dysregulation in generalized anxiety disorder
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1735-52. 2007
    ..However, acceptance and management deficits were most pronounced in individuals with both GAD and co-occurring dysphoria. Implications for the role of emotions in conceptualization and treatment of GAD are discussed...
  43. pmc Childhood social environment, emotional reactivity to stress, and mood and anxiety disorders across the life course
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:1087-94. 2010
    ..We investigate whether emotional reactivity to stress is a mechanism in the association between childhood environment characteristics and adult mood and anxiety disorders...
  44. pmc State-level women's status and psychiatric disorders among US women
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1161-71. 2011
    ..We examined these associations in the current report...
  45. pmc The biopsychosocial model of stress in adolescence: self-awareness of performance versus stress reactivity
    Leslie R Rith-Najarian
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Stress 17:193-203. 2014
    ..Developmental implications of this potential lack of awareness of one's physiological and emotional state during adolescence are discussed...
  46. pmc Delayed maturation in brain electrical activity partially explains the association between early environmental deprivation and symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:329-36. 2010
    ..It is unknown whether deviations in neurodevelopment explain the high rates of developmental problems evident in previously institutionalized children, including psychiatric disorders...
  47. pmc Adulthood stressors, history of childhood adversity, and risk of perpetration of intimate partner violence
    Andrea L Roberts
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:128-38. 2011
    ..women and more than 100,000 men are treated for injuries from intimate partner violence (IPV) annually, making IPV perpetration a major public health problem. However, little is known about causes of perpetration across the life course...
  48. ncbi request reprint The effects of worry and rumination on affect states and cognitive activity
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Behav Ther 38:23-38. 2007
    ..Rumination involved a progression from mentation about the past to mentation about the future over time. Implications for understanding the generation of negative affect and comorbid anxiety and depression are discussed...
  49. pmc The public health impact of major depression: a call for interdisciplinary prevention efforts
    Katie A McLaughlin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Prev Sci 12:361-71. 2011
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