I J Elkins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on parent-son relationships: evidence for increasing genetic influence during adolescence
    I J Elkins
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychol 33:351-63. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of parental alcohol and drug disorders on adolescent personality
    Irene J Elkins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:670-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Personality traits and the development of nicotine, alcohol, and illicit drug disorders: prospective links from adolescence to young adulthood
    Irene J Elkins
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:26-39. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective effects of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, conduct disorder, and sex on adolescent substance use and abuse
    Irene J Elkins
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, 75 E River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1145-52. 2007
  5. doi request reprint The mental health of US adolescents adopted in infancy
    Margaret A Keyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, 75 E River Rd, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:419-25. 2008
  6. pmc The enrichment study of the Minnesota twin family study: increasing the yield of twin families at high risk for externalizing psychopathology
    Margaret A Keyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 12:489-501. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on parent-son relationships: evidence for increasing genetic influence during adolescence
    I J Elkins
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychol 33:351-63. 1997
    ..Scarr and K. McCartney (1983) that the importance of active gene-environment correlations increases during adolescence. Older adolescents may have more choice and impact on the nature of the relationships they have with their parents...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of parental alcohol and drug disorders on adolescent personality
    Irene J Elkins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:670-6. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Personality traits and the development of nicotine, alcohol, and illicit drug disorders: prospective links from adolescence to young adulthood
    Irene J Elkins
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:26-39. 2006
    ..Personality traits confer generalized risk for developing any substance disorder, though some traits are more strongly linked with some substance disorders than with others...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective effects of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, conduct disorder, and sex on adolescent substance use and abuse
    Irene J Elkins
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, 75 E River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1145-52. 2007
    ..However, the ADHD-substance abuse relationship often disappears when co-occurring conduct disorder (CD) is considered...
  5. doi request reprint The mental health of US adolescents adopted in infancy
    Margaret A Keyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, 75 E River Rd, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:419-25. 2008
    ..To determine whether adopted adolescents are at excess risk for clinically relevant behavioral and emotional problems...
  6. pmc The enrichment study of the Minnesota twin family study: increasing the yield of twin families at high risk for externalizing psychopathology
    Margaret A Keyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455United States of America
    Twin Res Hum Genet 12:489-501. 2009
    ..At the pair level, 63% of the screened pairs had at least one member with a childhood disruptive disorder. This article provides an overview of the study design and includes a review of recent findings using this sample of twins...