Kenneth Rubin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The best friendships of shy/withdrawn children: prevalence, stability, and relationship quality
    Kenneth H Rubin
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:143-57. 2006
  2. pmc Social withdrawal in childhood
    Kenneth H Rubin
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742 1131, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 60:141-71. 2009
  3. pmc Trajectories of social withdrawal from middle childhood to early adolescence
    Wonjung Oh
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, 3304 Benjamin Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:553-66. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychophysiological and behavioral evidence for varying forms and functions of nonsocial behavior in preschoolers
    Heather A Henderson
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, USA
    Child Dev 75:251-63. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a gene-environment interaction in predicting behavioral inhibition in middle childhood
    Nathan A Fox
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:921-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Stability and social-behavioral consequences of toddlers' inhibited temperament and parenting behaviors
    Kenneth H Rubin
    University of Maryland, Center for Children, Relationships, and Culture, College Park 20742 1131, USA
    Child Dev 73:483-95. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Infant attachment and temperament as predictors of subsequent externalizing problems and cardiac physiology
    Kim B Burgess
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland at College Park, 20742, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:819-31. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Predicting preschoolers' externalizing behaviors from toddler temperament, conflict, and maternal negativity
    Kenneth H Rubin
    Center for Children, Relationships, and Culture, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742 1131, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:164-76. 2003
  9. pmc Interactions between rejection sensitivity and supportive relationships in the prediction of adolescents' internalizing difficulties
    Kristina L McDonald
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, 3304 Benjamin Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 39:563-74. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal relations between child vagal tone and parenting behavior: 2 to 4 years
    Amy E Kennedy
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 45:10-21. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc The best friendships of shy/withdrawn children: prevalence, stability, and relationship quality
    Kenneth H Rubin
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:143-57. 2006
    ..Results highlight the importance of both quantitative and qualitative measures of friendship when considering relationships as risk and/or protective factors...
  2. pmc Social withdrawal in childhood
    Kenneth H Rubin
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742 1131, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 60:141-71. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Trajectories of social withdrawal from middle childhood to early adolescence
    Wonjung Oh
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, 3304 Benjamin Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:553-66. 2008
    ..Friendlessness, friendship instability, and exclusion were significant predictors of social withdrawal for the increasing class, whereas lower levels of peer exclusion predicted a decrease in social withdrawal for the decreasing class...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychophysiological and behavioral evidence for varying forms and functions of nonsocial behavior in preschoolers
    Heather A Henderson
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, USA
    Child Dev 75:251-63. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a gene-environment interaction in predicting behavioral inhibition in middle childhood
    Nathan A Fox
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:921-6. 2005
    ..Results were consistent with this hypothesis: Children with the combination of the short 5-HTT allele and low social support had increased risk for behavioral inhibition in middle childhood...
  6. ncbi request reprint Stability and social-behavioral consequences of toddlers' inhibited temperament and parenting behaviors
    Kenneth H Rubin
    University of Maryland, Center for Children, Relationships, and Culture, College Park 20742 1131, USA
    Child Dev 73:483-95. 2002
    ..Thus, maternal behaviors moderated the relation between toddlers' peer inhibition and preschoolers' social reticence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Infant attachment and temperament as predictors of subsequent externalizing problems and cardiac physiology
    Kim B Burgess
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland at College Park, 20742, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:819-31. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Predicting preschoolers' externalizing behaviors from toddler temperament, conflict, and maternal negativity
    Kenneth H Rubin
    Center for Children, Relationships, and Culture, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742 1131, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:164-76. 2003
    ..These findings illustrate temperament by parenting connections in the development of externalizing problems...
  9. pmc Interactions between rejection sensitivity and supportive relationships in the prediction of adolescents' internalizing difficulties
    Kristina L McDonald
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, 3304 Benjamin Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 39:563-74. 2010
    ..Findings highlight the importance of considering relationships in studies of rejection sensitivity and adjustment during adolescence...
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal relations between child vagal tone and parenting behavior: 2 to 4 years
    Amy E Kennedy
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 45:10-21. 2004
    ....
  11. pmc Social information processing and coping strategies of shy/withdrawn and aggressive children: does friendship matter?
    Kim B Burgess
    University of Maryland at College Park, MD, USA
    Child Dev 77:371-83. 2006
    ..From our findings emerges a central message: friends' involvement during interpersonal challenges or stressors mitigates children's attributions, emotions, and coping responses...
  12. ncbi request reprint Attachment, self-worth, and peer-group functioning in middle childhood
    Cathryn Booth-LaForce
    University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7920, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 8:309-25. 2006
    ..We did not find child gender effects, but children had higher security scores in relation to mother than to father. Self-worth perceptions mediated the relation between attachment and social competence...
  13. pmc Social outcomes in childhood brain disorder: a heuristic integration of social neuroscience and developmental psychology
    Keith Owen Yeates
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus, OH, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:535-56. 2007
    ..It also may engender more precise methods of measuring impairments and disabilities in children with brain disorder and suggest ways to promote their social adaptation...

Research Grants10

  1. Friendship and psychosocial adjustment in adolescence
    Kenneth Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally the fourth specific aim is to evaluate the ways in which relationships with best friends and parents shape adjustment over time, and how these pathways differ as a function of behavioral status (withdrawal versus control). ..
  2. FRIENDSHIP, TRANSITION TO MIDDLE SCHOOL, AND ADJUSTMENT
    Kenneth Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Further interactions between quality of friendship and quality of the parenting experience will be examined insofar as the prediction of adaptive and maladaptive sixth grade "outcomes" are concerned. ..