DAPHNE BUGENTAL

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A cognitive approach to child abuse prevention
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    J Fam Psychol 16:243-58. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of parental investment in high-risk children
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 116:59-67. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Preventing children's aggression: outcomes of an early intervention
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:1443-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Adaptive calibration of children's physiological responses to family stress: the utility of evolutionary developmental theory: comment on Del Giudice et al. (2012) and Sturge-Apple et al. (2012)
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:806-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Increases in parental investment and child health as a result of an early intervention
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 106:30-40. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A cognitive approach to child mistreatment prevention among medically at-risk infants
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:284-8. 2009
  7. pmc Hormonal sensitivity of preterm versus full-term infants to the effects of maternal depression
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 31:51-61. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Predicting infant maltreatment in low-income families: the interactive effects of maternal attributions and child status at birth
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:234-43. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The hormonal costs of subtle forms of infant maltreatment
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Horm Behav 43:237-44. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Parental and child cognitions in the context of the family
    D B Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 51:315-44. 2000

Research Grants

  1. SOCIAL POWER AS A REGULATOR OF CAREGIVING SYSTEMS
    DAPHNE BUGENTAL; Fiscal Year: 1999
  2. A Biosocial Study of Childhood Disability
    DAPHNE BUGENTAL; Fiscal Year: 2006

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Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint A cognitive approach to child abuse prevention
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    J Fam Psychol 16:243-58. 2002
    ..Benefits were greatest in families that included a medically at-risk child. A linear pattern of benefits was found for child health; as program features were added, benefits for child health increased...
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of parental investment in high-risk children
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 116:59-67. 2013
    ..Findings were interpreted as showing that high-risk children with a history of high parental investment are more likely to attend to potentially threatening events, an adaptive response in the presence of reliable support...
  3. doi request reprint Preventing children's aggression: outcomes of an early intervention
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:1443-9. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that an early, cognitively based intervention may lead to reduced child aggression as a result of increased maternal social-emotional availability within the caregiving relationship...
  4. doi request reprint Adaptive calibration of children's physiological responses to family stress: the utility of evolutionary developmental theory: comment on Del Giudice et al. (2012) and Sturge-Apple et al. (2012)
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Dev Psychol 48:806-9. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Increases in parental investment and child health as a result of an early intervention
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 106:30-40. 2010
    ..This pattern supports an evolutionary model of parental investment in which parents show discriminative solicitude based on the reproductive potential of the child and parents' access to relevant resources...
  6. doi request reprint A cognitive approach to child mistreatment prevention among medically at-risk infants
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:284-8. 2009
    ..The sample (N = 102) was primarily Latino; however, the effects of the intervention were not qualified by ethnicity, maternal education, or immigration status...
  7. pmc Hormonal sensitivity of preterm versus full-term infants to the effects of maternal depression
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 31:51-61. 2008
    ..It was concluded that premature infants are exceptionally sensitive to the "emotional climate" in their home environment. As a result, they may manifest very different hormonal outcomes--with implications for their later development...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predicting infant maltreatment in low-income families: the interactive effects of maternal attributions and child status at birth
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:234-43. 2004
    ..It is suggested that lack of perceived parental power constrains investment in protective relationships and fosters sensitization to potential threat...
  9. ncbi request reprint The hormonal costs of subtle forms of infant maltreatment
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Horm Behav 43:237-44. 2003
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  10. ncbi request reprint Parental and child cognitions in the context of the family
    D B Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 51:315-44. 2000
    ..As a growth area, there is emerging interest in the application of our knowledge of cognitions to the clinical context in programs designed to remediate and prevent family problems...
  11. ncbi request reprint Acquisition of the algorithms of social life: a domain-based approach
    D B Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:187-219. 2000
    ..Empirical evidence for domain specificity was strongest for the attachment domain; supportive evidence was also found for the distinctiveness of the 4 other domains. Implications are considered at theoretical and applied levels...
  12. ncbi request reprint In charge but not in control: the management of teaching relationships by adults with low perceived power
    D B Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    Dev Psychol 35:1367-78. 1999
    ..Women with low perceived power were also more likely to attribute intentionality to children whose behavior was ambiguous. Results were interpreted as having implications for violence within adult-child relationships...
  13. ncbi request reprint Children "tune out" in response to the ambiguous communication style of powerless adults
    D B Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    Child Dev 70:214-30. 1999
    ..Results were interpreted as showing that adult ambiguity (naturally occurring or experimentally produced) leads to reductions in children's attentional engagement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Maternal variations in stress reactivity: implications for harsh parenting practices with very young children
    Gabriela A Martorell
    Department of Psychology, Portland State University, Portland, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:641-7. 2006
    ..These findings have clinical implications for the ways in which parental empowerment (via early interventions) can serve to reduce stress and thus the negative outcomes at-risk children may experience...
  15. ncbi request reprint A bio-social-cognitive approach to understanding and promoting the outcomes of children with medical and physical disorders
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, CA 93106, USA
    Adv Child Dev Behav 31:329-61. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Gender, power, and violence in the family
    Daphne Blunt Bugental
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
    Child Maltreat 7:56-64. 2002
    ..Women (but no men) with a history of abuse attributed less power or control to self than to children. Implications are drawn for gender differences in the role of biased attributions as a consequence of physical abuse...

Research Grants9

  1. SOCIAL POWER AS A REGULATOR OF CAREGIVING SYSTEMS
    DAPHNE BUGENTAL; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Future instances of abusive or coercive patenting will be assessed as a combined function on parental power perceptions and child temperament characteristics. ..
  2. A Biosocial Study of Childhood Disability
    DAPHNE BUGENTAL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, we will study the benefits of an attribution-based home visitation program for new parents of "challenged" children as a means of reducing risk and fostering opportunity. ..