Clancy B Blair

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Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint School readiness. Integrating cognition and emotion in a neurobiological conceptualization of children's functioning at school entry
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, S110 Henderson South, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Am Psychol 57:111-27. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related increases in motivation among children with mental retardation and MA- and CA-matched controls
    C Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 106:511-24. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Relating effortful control, executive function, and false belief understanding to emerging math and literacy ability in kindergarten
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6504, USA
    Child Dev 78:647-63. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint How similar are fluid cognition and general intelligence? A developmental neuroscience perspective on fluid cognition as an aspect of human cognitive ability
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 29:109-25; discussion 125-60. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The measurement of executive function in early childhood
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 28:561-71. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Cortisol reactivity is positively related to executive function in preschool children attending head start
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16802, USA
    Child Dev 76:554-67. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Physiological and neuropsychological correlates of approach/withdrawal tendencies in preschool: further examination of the behavioral inhibition system/behavioral activation system scales for young children
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies and Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 45:113-24. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Maternal and child contributions to cortisol response to emotional arousal in young children from low-income, rural communities
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:1095-109. 2008
  9. pmc Biological processes in prevention and intervention: the promotion of self-regulation as a means of preventing school failure
    Clancy Blair
    Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:899-911. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Physiological and neurocognitive correlates of adaptive behavior in preschool among children in Head Start
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:479-97. 2003

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint School readiness. Integrating cognition and emotion in a neurobiological conceptualization of children's functioning at school entry
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, S110 Henderson South, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Am Psychol 57:111-27. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related increases in motivation among children with mental retardation and MA- and CA-matched controls
    C Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 106:511-24. 2001
    ..Correlates of motivation were similar for children with mild mental retardation and typically developing children. Implications for the developmental study of children with mild mental retardation are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relating effortful control, executive function, and false belief understanding to emerging math and literacy ability in kindergarten
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6504, USA
    Child Dev 78:647-63. 2007
    ..Findings suggest that curricula designed to improve self-regulation skills as well as enhance early academic abilities may be most effective in helping children succeed in school...
  4. ncbi request reprint How similar are fluid cognition and general intelligence? A developmental neuroscience perspective on fluid cognition as an aspect of human cognitive ability
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 29:109-25; discussion 125-60. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The measurement of executive function in early childhood
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 28:561-71. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Cortisol reactivity is positively related to executive function in preschool children attending head start
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16802, USA
    Child Dev 76:554-67. 2005
    ..Regression analysis indicates that executive function accounted for the association between cortisol reactivity and self-regulation and letter knowledge...
  7. ncbi request reprint Physiological and neuropsychological correlates of approach/withdrawal tendencies in preschool: further examination of the behavioral inhibition system/behavioral activation system scales for young children
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies and Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 45:113-24. 2004
    ..Directions for future research and implications of findings for the longitudinal study of temperament and personality are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Maternal and child contributions to cortisol response to emotional arousal in young children from low-income, rural communities
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:1095-109. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Biological processes in prevention and intervention: the promotion of self-regulation as a means of preventing school failure
    Clancy Blair
    Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:899-911. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Physiological and neurocognitive correlates of adaptive behavior in preschool among children in Head Start
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:479-97. 2003
    ..Implications are considered of findings for developmental relations between social and academic competence and adaptation to preschool among children in Head Start...
  11. ncbi request reprint Behavioral inhibition and behavioral activation in young children: relations with self-regulation and adaptation to preschool in children attending Head Start
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 42:301-11. 2003
    ..No relations were observed between any of the BAS scales and the outcome measures. Results recommend the application of neurobiological and psychophysiological approaches to the study of children's adaptation to preschool...
  12. ncbi request reprint Early intervention for low birth weight, preterm infants: the role of negative emotionality in the specification of effects
    Clancy Blair
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6504, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:311-32. 2002
    ..Results suggest the need for further attention to child temperament in early intervention research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Maternal sensitivity is related to hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis stress reactivity and regulation in response to emotion challenge in 6-month-old infants
    Clancy Blair
    Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 110 Henderson South, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:263-7. 2006
    ..Maternal negativity was unrelated to infant cortisol. Findings highlight the need for further research on variation in early caregiving and the development of the stress response in young children...
  14. pmc Developmental changes in anger expression and attention focus: learning to wait
    Pamela M Cole
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:1078-89. 2011
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in salivary cortisol: associations with common over-the-counter and prescription medication status in infants and their mothers
    Leah C Hibel
    Behavioral Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Horm Behav 50:293-300. 2006
    ..Recommendations are provided to steer investigators clear of these potential sources of unsystematic error variance in salivary cortisol...
  16. pmc Executive functions and school readiness intervention: impact, moderation, and mediation in the Head Start REDI program
    Karen L Bierman
    Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:821-43. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Factorial invariance in preventive intervention: modeling the development of intelligence in low birth weight, preterm infants
    Frank R Lawrence
    Methodology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Prev Sci 4:249-61. 2003
    ..Results clearly illustrate the utility of invariance testing in modeling developmental trajectories in response to preventive intervention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in salivary cortisol and alpha-amylase in mothers and their infants: relation to tobacco smoke exposure
    Douglas A Granger
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 49:692-701. 2007
    ..The findings are discussed in relation to the influence of smoking tobacco on the validity of salivary biomarkers of stress...
  19. doi request reprint Executive function, approach sensitivity, and emotional decision making as influences on risk behaviors in young adults
    Megan E Patrick
    The Pennsylvania State University, S110 Henderson Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:449-62. 2008
    ..Findings point to the complexity of relations among aspects of self-regulation and personality and provide much needed data on neuropsychological correlates of risk behaviors in a nonclinical population...
  20. pmc Promoting academic and social-emotional school readiness: the head start REDI program
    Karen L Bierman
    The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Psychology, 251 Moore Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Child Dev 79:1802-17. 2008
    ..Implications are discussed for developmental models of school readiness and for early educational programs and policies...
  21. pmc Late-preterm birth, maternal symptomatology, and infant negativity
    Kristin M Voegtline
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 33:545-54. 2010
    ..Mothers' response to late-preterm birth and partiality in the assessment of their infant's temperament is discussed...
  22. doi request reprint Developmental shifts in fMRI activations during visuospatial relational reasoning
    Paul J Eslinger
    Department of Neurology EC037, College of Medicine and Hershey Medical Center, The Pennsylvania State University, P O Box 850, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Brain Cogn 69:1-10. 2009
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Concurrent and 2-year longitudinal relations between executive function and the behavior of 1st and 2nd grade children
    Nathaniel R Riggs
    Prevention Research Center, State College, The Pennsylvania State University, PA 16802, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 9:267-76. 2003
    ..Implications of these findings for the prevention of behavior problems are discussed...

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