Mitchell J Prinstein

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Moderators of peer contagion: a longitudinal examination of depression socialization between adolescents and their best friends
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 36:159-70. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Childhood peer rejection and aggression as predictors of adolescent girls' externalizing and health risk behaviors: a 6-year longitudinal study
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:103-12. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive moderators of the longitudinal association between peer rejection and adolescent depressive symptoms
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 32:147-58. 2004
  4. pmc Peer influence and nonsuicidal self injury: longitudinal results in community and clinically-referred adolescent samples
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:669-82. 2010
  5. pmc Depression socialization within friendship groups at the transition to adolescence: the roles of gender and group centrality as moderators of peer influence
    Christopher C Conway
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:857-67. 2011
  6. pmc Longitudinal trajectories and predictors of adolescent suicidal ideation and attempts following inpatient hospitalization
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:92-103. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Childhood depressive symptoms and adolescent cigarette use: a six-year longitudinal study controlling for peer relations correlates
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Psychol 28:283-91. 2009
  8. pmc High peer popularity longitudinally predicts adolescent health risk behavior, or does it?: an examination of linear and quadratic associations
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:980-90. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Gender composition of preadolescents' friendship groups moderates peer socialization of body change behaviors
    Diana Rancourt
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Health Psychol 32:283-92. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Reciprocal, longitudinal associations among adolescents' negative feedback-seeking, depressive symptoms, and peer relations
    Jessica L Borelli
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:159-69. 2006

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Moderators of peer contagion: a longitudinal examination of depression socialization between adolescents and their best friends
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 36:159-70. 2007
    ..Among boys, higher levels of friends' peer perceived popularity and lower levels of positive friendship quality each were associated with greater susceptibility to depressive symptom contagion...
  2. ncbi request reprint Childhood peer rejection and aggression as predictors of adolescent girls' externalizing and health risk behaviors: a 6-year longitudinal study
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:103-12. 2004
    ..However, under conditions of peer acceptance, no significant association between childhood aggression and adolescent outcomes emerged...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive moderators of the longitudinal association between peer rejection and adolescent depressive symptoms
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 32:147-58. 2004
    ..Specifically, peer rejection was a significant prospective predictor of depressive symptoms when combined with high levels of importance ascribed to peer status and high levels of adolescents' depressogenic attributional styles...
  4. pmc Peer influence and nonsuicidal self injury: longitudinal results in community and clinically-referred adolescent samples
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:669-82. 2010
    ..Findings contribute to the nascent literature on longitudinal predictors of NSSI and to work on peer influence...
  5. pmc Depression socialization within friendship groups at the transition to adolescence: the roles of gender and group centrality as moderators of peer influence
    Christopher C Conway
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:857-67. 2011
    ..Future studies would benefit from incorporating child and adolescent peer groups as a developmentally salient context for interpersonal models of depression...
  6. pmc Longitudinal trajectories and predictors of adolescent suicidal ideation and attempts following inpatient hospitalization
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:92-103. 2008
    ..Findings underscore the need for more longitudinal research on the course of adolescent suicidality...
  7. doi request reprint Childhood depressive symptoms and adolescent cigarette use: a six-year longitudinal study controlling for peer relations correlates
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Psychol 28:283-91. 2009
    ..To examine potential pathways between childhood depressive symptoms and adolescent cigarette use, controlling for potential "third variable" causes...
  8. pmc High peer popularity longitudinally predicts adolescent health risk behavior, or does it?: an examination of linear and quadratic associations
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:980-90. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Gender composition of preadolescents' friendship groups moderates peer socialization of body change behaviors
    Diana Rancourt
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Health Psychol 32:283-92. 2013
    ..It was predicted that peer socialization effects would vary according to the gender composition of preadolescents' friendship group...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reciprocal, longitudinal associations among adolescents' negative feedback-seeking, depressive symptoms, and peer relations
    Jessica L Borelli
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:159-69. 2006
    ..Implications for interpersonal models of adolescent depression are discussed...
  11. pmc Romantic partner selection and socialization during early adolescence
    Valerie A Simon
    Department of Psychology, Merrill Palmer Institute, Wayne State University, 71 East Ferry Street, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Child Dev 79:1676-92. 2008
    ..Results were consistent even when controlling for best friend characteristics. The current findings are among the first to demonstrate unique contributions of romantic partner characteristics to adolescents' psychosocial functioning...
  12. ncbi request reprint Peer contagion of aggression and health risk behavior among adolescent males: an experimental investigation of effects on public conduct and private attitudes
    Geoffrey L Cohen
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Child Dev 77:967-83. 2006
    ..The role of status-maintenance motivations in aggression and risk behavior, and implications for preventive intervention, are discussed...
  13. pmc Susceptibility to peer influence: using a performance-based measure to identify adolescent males at heightened risk for deviant peer socialization
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:1167-72. 2011
    ..Findings support the predictive validity of a performance-based susceptibility measure and suggest that adolescents' peer influence susceptibility may generalize across peer contexts...
  14. doi request reprint Revealing the form and function of self-injurious thoughts and behaviors: A real-time ecological assessment study among adolescents and young adults
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:816-27. 2009
    ..This study provides a first glimpse of how SITBs are experienced in everyday life and has significant implications for scientific and clinical work on self-injurious behaviors...
  15. doi request reprint Longitudinal prediction of adolescent nonsuicidal self-injury: examination of a cognitive vulnerability-stress model
    John D Guerry
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:77-89. 2010
    ..This association remained significant while considering the longitudinal association between depressive symptoms and NSSI; results were not significantly mediated by depressive symptoms at 9 months...
  16. doi request reprint Perceived discrimination and peer victimization among African American and Latino youth
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 42:342-50. 2013
    ..The results suggest that there is consistency between African American and Latino youth's perceptions of racial discrimination and nominations of peer victimization by their European American peers...
  17. ncbi request reprint Adolescent girls' interpersonal vulnerability to depressive symptoms: a longitudinal examination of reassurance-seeking and peer relationships
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:676-88. 2005
    ....
  18. pmc Social skill and social cognition in adolescents at genetic risk for psychosis
    Clare M Gibson
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Schizophr Res 122:179-84. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the findings add to the current body of literature that indicates that social skill impairments are related to schizophrenia vulnerability...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adolescent girls' and boys' weight-related health behaviors and cognitions: associations with reputation- and preference-based peer status
    Shirley S Wang
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Psychol 25:658-63. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that peer status is an important source of social reinforcement associated with weight-related behaviors and cognitions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Trajectories of internalizing problems across childhood: heterogeneity, external validity, and gender differences
    Sonya K Sterba
    L L Thurstone Psychometric Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:345-66. 2007
    ..However, discussion focuses on the need for further external validation of extracted latent classes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Applying depression-distortion hypotheses to the assessment of peer victimization in adolescents
    Andres De Los Reyes
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:325-35. 2004
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  22. ncbi request reprint Peer victimization, cue interpretation, and internalizing symptoms: preliminary concurrent and longitudinal findings for children and adolescents
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychology, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:11-24. 2005
    ..Longitudinal findings (Study 2) offers preliminary evidence for this cognitive vulnerability-stress model as a predictor of adolescents' depressive symptoms over a 17-month interval...
  23. ncbi request reprint Peer contagion of depressogenic attributional styles among adolescents: a longitudinal study
    Elizabeth A Stevens
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 33:25-37. 2005
    ..Findings have important implications for cognitive and interpersonal models of adolescent depression, as well as the study of peer contagion effects...
  24. ncbi request reprint Non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents: diagnostic correlates and relation to suicide attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, 1280, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychiatry Res 144:65-72. 2006
    ....
  25. doi request reprint A review and reconceptualization of social aggression: adaptive and maladaptive correlates
    Nicole Heilbron
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 11:176-217. 2008
    ..Key developmental considerations and methodological issues are addressed, and recommendations for future research integrating current theoretical conceptualizations and empirical findings on social aggression are advanced...
  26. doi request reprint Introduction to the special section on suicide and nonsuicidal self-injury: a review of unique challenges and important directions for self-injury science
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:1-8. 2008
    ..Articles in this special section include studies of functional models of NSSI, studies that examine more distal risk factors for NSSI, and studies of suicidality. A brief review of current research in these areas is offered...
  27. pmc Nonsuicidal self-injury as a time-invariant predictor of adolescent suicide ideation and attempts in a diverse community sample
    Karen Guan
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychology, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:842-9. 2012
    ..This study examined nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) as a time-invariant, prospective predictor of adolescent suicide ideation, threats or gestures, and attempts over a 2.5-year interval...
  28. ncbi request reprint Adolescent oral sex, peer popularity, and perceptions of best friends' sexual behavior
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Yale University, Department of Psychology, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:243-9. 2003
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Feeling worse to feel better: pain-offset relief simultaneously stimulates positive affect and reduces negative affect
    Joseph C Franklin
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychol Sci 24:521-9. 2013
    ..These findings clarify the affective nature of relief and provide insight into why people engage in both normal and abnormal behaviors associated with relief...
  30. doi request reprint The functions of nonsuicidal self-injury: support for cognitive-affective regulation and opponent processes from a novel psychophysiological paradigm
    Joseph C Franklin
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:850-62. 2010
    ..Overall, the present study represents an important extension of previous laboratory NSSI studies and provides a fertile foundation for future studies aimed at understanding why people engage in NSSI...
  31. ncbi request reprint Contextual features and behavioral functions of self-mutilation among adolescents
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Havard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:140-6. 2005
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  32. ncbi request reprint Adolescent obesity, overt and relational peer victimization, and romantic relationships
    Michelle J Pearce
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Obes Res 10:386-93. 2002
    ..To examine associations between obesity and peer relations in adolescents, specifically testing the hypotheses that obese adolescents are more frequent victims of peer aggression and are less likely to develop romantic relationships...
  33. ncbi request reprint False consensus and adolescent peer contagion: examining discrepancies between perceptions and actual reported levels of friends' deviant and health risk behaviors
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 3270, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 33:293-306. 2005
    ..Low levels of positive friendship quality were significantly associated with estimation errors, but not overestimations specifically...
  34. ncbi request reprint The Adolescent and Child Health Initiative to Encourage Vision Empowerment (ACHIEVE) study design and baseline data
    Jeffrey J Walline
    The Ohio State University College of Optometry, 338 West Tenth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 1240, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 83:37-45. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the baseline characteristics of subjects and methods for a multicenter, randomized clinical trial to compare the effects of contact lens wear and spectacle wear on children's self-perception...