Judy L Silberg

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Unraveling the effect of genes and environment in the transmission of parental antisocial behavior to children's conduct disturbance, depression and hyperactivity
    Judy L Silberg
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:668-77. 2012
  2. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on the transmission of parental depression to children's depression and conduct disturbance: an extended Children of Twins study
    Judy L Silberg
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:734-44. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Etiological heterogeneity in the development of antisocial behavior: the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioral Development and the Young Adult Follow-Up
    Judy L Silberg
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Psychol Med 37:1193-202. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic and cultural transmission of antisocial behavior: an extended twin parent model
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:136-50. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The developmental association between eating disorders symptoms and symptoms of depression and anxiety in juvenile twin girls
    Judy L Silberg
    Department of Human Genetics and Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:1317-26. 2005
  6. doi request reprint The mediating effect of parental neglect on adolescent and young adult anti-sociality: a longitudinal study of twins and their parents
    Lindon J Eaves
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Behav Genet 40:425-37. 2010
  7. pmc Suicidal ideation, depression, and conduct disorder in a sample of adolescent and young adult twins
    Julie Linker
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:426-36. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood adversity, monoamine oxidase a genotype, and risk for conduct disorder
    Debra L Foley
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virgoinia Commonwaelth University, Richmond, 23298 0003, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:738-44. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Course and short-term outcomes of separation anxiety disorder in a community sample of twins
    Debra L Foley
    Human Genetics Department, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298 0003, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1107-14. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Familial influences on alcohol use in adolescent female twins: testing for genetic and environmental interactions
    Donna R Miles
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, P O Box 980003, 800 East Leigh St, Biotech One, Suite 100, Richmond, Virginia, 23298 0003, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:445-51. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Unraveling the effect of genes and environment in the transmission of parental antisocial behavior to children's conduct disturbance, depression and hyperactivity
    Judy L Silberg
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:668-77. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on the transmission of parental depression to children's depression and conduct disturbance: an extended Children of Twins study
    Judy L Silberg
    Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:734-44. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Etiological heterogeneity in the development of antisocial behavior: the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioral Development and the Young Adult Follow-Up
    Judy L Silberg
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Psychol Med 37:1193-202. 2007
    ..Longitudinal, genetically informed, prospective data collected on a large population of male twins (n=1037) were used to examine developmental differences in the etiology of antisocial behavior...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic and cultural transmission of antisocial behavior: an extended twin parent model
    Hermine H Maes
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:136-50. 2007
    ..This study showed significant heritability, which is slightly increased by assortative mating, and significant effects of primarily nonparental shared environment on CD...
  5. ncbi request reprint The developmental association between eating disorders symptoms and symptoms of depression and anxiety in juvenile twin girls
    Judy L Silberg
    Department of Human Genetics and Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:1317-26. 2005
    ..We investigated the role of genetic and environmental factors in the developmental association among symptoms of eating disorders, depression, and anxiety syndromes in 8-13-year-old and 14-17-year-old twin girls...
  6. doi request reprint The mediating effect of parental neglect on adolescent and young adult anti-sociality: a longitudinal study of twins and their parents
    Lindon J Eaves
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Behav Genet 40:425-37. 2010
    ..The longitudinal study of twins and their parents makes it possible to demonstrate there is a direct causal effect of childhood adversity on child conduct disorder over and above any indirect genetic correlation...
  7. pmc Suicidal ideation, depression, and conduct disorder in a sample of adolescent and young adult twins
    Julie Linker
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:426-36. 2012
    ..These findings underscore that prevention and intervention strategies should reflect the different underlying mechanisms involving depression and conduct disorder to assist in identifying adolescents at suicidal risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood adversity, monoamine oxidase a genotype, and risk for conduct disorder
    Debra L Foley
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virgoinia Commonwaelth University, Richmond, 23298 0003, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:738-44. 2004
    ..Very little is known about how different sets of risk factors interact to influence risk for psychiatric disorder...
  9. ncbi request reprint Course and short-term outcomes of separation anxiety disorder in a community sample of twins
    Debra L Foley
    Human Genetics Department, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298 0003, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1107-14. 2004
    ..To assess the course and short-term outcomes associated with separation anxiety disorder (SAD) in a community setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Familial influences on alcohol use in adolescent female twins: testing for genetic and environmental interactions
    Donna R Miles
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, P O Box 980003, 800 East Leigh St, Biotech One, Suite 100, Richmond, Virginia, 23298 0003, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:445-51. 2005
    ..The present study examined whether measures of family adaptability and cohesion may moderate the genetic influence on risk for alcohol use among female adolescents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on temperament in the first year of life: the Puerto Rico Infant Twin Study (PRINTS)
    Judy L Silberg
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:328-36. 2005
    ..In contrast, a significant effect of the shared environment on the temperamental trait of unadaptability has not been reported previously...
  12. doi request reprint Developmental-genetic effects on level and change in childhood fears of twins during adolescence
    Lindon J Eaves
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0003, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1201-10. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the children of twins: can they be used to resolve the environmental effects of dyadic parental treatment on child behavior?
    Lindon J Eaves
    Virginia Institute of Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:283-90. 2005
    ..The fact that many candidate environments, such as parental divorce, are dyadic gives reason to question the interpretation of their correlations with behavior in the children of twins...
  14. ncbi request reprint Parent-child feedback predicts sibling contrast: using twin studies to test theories of parent-offspring interaction in infant behavior
    Lindon J Eaves
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:1-4. 2005
    ....
  15. doi request reprint The Mid-Atlantic Twin Registry, revisited
    Emily C H Lilley
    Mid Atlantic Twin Registry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:424-8. 2013
    ..Researchers interested in utilizing twins are encouraged to contact the MATR to discuss potential research opportunities...
  16. doi request reprint Childhood separation anxiety disorder and adult onset panic attacks share a common genetic diathesis
    Roxann Roberson-Nay
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:320-7. 2012
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  17. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and risk to boys' conduct disturbance: an examination of the causal hypothesis
    Judy L Silberg
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 53:130-5. 2003
    ..We undertook this study to determine whether the widely replicated link between maternal smoking and conduct disturbance (Cd) is better explained by a model of direct causation or of mother-offspring transmission of a latent Cd variable...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risks for conduct disorder symptoms associated with parental alcoholism in stepfather families versus intact families from a community sample
    Debra L Foley
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:687-96. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Modulation of gene expression by genetic and environmental heterogeneity in timing of a developmental milestone
    Lindon J Eaves
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0003, USA
    Behav Genet 33:1-6. 2003
    ..The impact of these effects on age patterns in twin correlations is examined and their relevance to current data on developmental change discussed briefly...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the within-family environment in twins: absolute versus differential ratings, and relationship with conduct problems
    Rene Carbonneau
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:1064-74. 2002
    ..The aim was to compare the psychometric properties of absolute versus differential ratings of the within-family environments and to examine their associations with conduct problems in 8-16-year-old twins...
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology, temperament and unintentional injury: cross-sectional and longitudinal relationships
    Richard Rowe
    King s College London, MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:71-9. 2007
    ..We present further evidence of these associations and address the underlying mechanisms. We also examine the genetic contribution to unintentional injury...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bulimic symptoms in the Virginia Twin Study of Adolescent Behavioral Development: correlates, comorbidity, and genetics
    Richard Rowe
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Center, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Biol Psychiatry 51:172-82. 2002
    ..We aim to identify environmental correlates of bulimia symptoms and relationships with other psychiatric disorder symptoms. The twin design allows examination of the structure of genetic and environmental effects...

Research Grants10

  1. Gene Environment Interplay In Infant Development
    Judy Silberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..DNA samples will be obtained to aid zygosity diagnosis and for subsequent genoryping for markers that have been shown to affect sensitivity to environmental adversity. ..
  2. Parental Effects on Depression and Disruptive Behavior
    Judy Silberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  3. Gene Environment Interplay In Infant Development
    Judy Silberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..DNA samples will be obtained to aid zygosity diagnosis and for subsequent genoryping for markers that have been shown to affect sensitivity to environmental adversity. ..