Annie Bernier

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Intergenerational transmission of attachment in father-child dyads: the case of single parenthood
    Annie Bernier
    Universite de Montreal, Department of Psychology, PO Box 6128, Downtown Station, Montreal, Quebec, H3C3J7, Canada
    J Genet Psychol 170:31-51. 2009
  2. doi My mother is sensitive, but I am too tired to know: infant sleep as a moderator of prospective relations between maternal sensitivity and infant outcomes
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, PO Box 6128, Downtown Station, Montreal, QC, Canada H3C 3J7 Electronic address
    Infant Behav Dev 37:682-94. 2014
  3. doi Sleep and cognition in preschool years: specific links to executive functioning
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Canada
    Child Dev 84:1542-53. 2013
  4. doi Mothers, fathers, and toddlers: parental psychosocial functioning as a context for young children's sleep
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 49:1375-84. 2013
  5. doi Social factors in the development of early executive functioning: a closer look at the caregiving environment
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, P O Box 6128 Downtown Station, Montreal, QC, H3C 3J7, Canada
    Dev Sci 15:12-24. 2012
  6. doi A threshold approach to understanding the origins of attachment disorganization
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 44:969-82. 2008
  7. doi Relations between physiological and cognitive regulatory systems: infant sleep regulation and subsequent executive functioning
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 81:1739-52. 2010
  8. ncbi Leaving home for college: a potentially stressful event for adolescents with preoccupied attachment patterns
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Canada
    Attach Hum Dev 7:171-85. 2005
  9. doi From external regulation to self-regulation: early parenting precursors of young children's executive functioning
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 81:326-39. 2010
  10. doi Infant attachment and toddlers' sleep assessed by maternal reports and actigraphy: different measurement methods yield different relations
    Valérie Simard
    Department of Psychology, Université de Sherbrooke campus Longueuil, 150 place Charles Le Moyne, Bureau 200, Longueuil, QC, Canada, J4K 0A8
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:473-83. 2013

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  1. doi Intergenerational transmission of attachment in father-child dyads: the case of single parenthood
    Annie Bernier
    Universite de Montreal, Department of Psychology, PO Box 6128, Downtown Station, Montreal, Quebec, H3C3J7, Canada
    J Genet Psychol 170:31-51. 2009
    ..The findings suggest that attachment transmission is more likely to occur when fathers have a primary caregiving role...
  2. doi My mother is sensitive, but I am too tired to know: infant sleep as a moderator of prospective relations between maternal sensitivity and infant outcomes
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, PO Box 6128, Downtown Station, Montreal, QC, Canada H3C 3J7 Electronic address
    Infant Behav Dev 37:682-94. 2014
    ..These results suggest that sleep may enhance the benefits of maternal sensitivity for some aspects of infants' functioning, providing further support for the importance of sleep maturation as a salient developmental task of infancy. ..
  3. doi Sleep and cognition in preschool years: specific links to executive functioning
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Canada
    Child Dev 84:1542-53. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that the special importance of sleep for higher order cognition, documented among adults, may appear very early in life. ..
  4. doi Mothers, fathers, and toddlers: parental psychosocial functioning as a context for young children's sleep
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 49:1375-84. 2013
    ..In addition, all these relations were moderated by family socioeconomic status (SES), such that links were stronger in lower SES homes...
  5. doi Social factors in the development of early executive functioning: a closer look at the caregiving environment
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, P O Box 6128 Downtown Station, Montreal, QC, H3C 3J7, Canada
    Dev Sci 15:12-24. 2012
    ..Attachment security may thus play a meaningful role in young children's development of executive control...
  6. doi A threshold approach to understanding the origins of attachment disorganization
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 44:969-82. 2008
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  7. doi Relations between physiological and cognitive regulatory systems: infant sleep regulation and subsequent executive functioning
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 81:1739-52. 2010
    ..These findings add to previous results with school-age children in suggesting that sleep favors the development of higher order cognitive functions requiring prefrontal cortex involvement...
  8. ncbi Leaving home for college: a potentially stressful event for adolescents with preoccupied attachment patterns
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Canada
    Attach Hum Dev 7:171-85. 2005
    ..This suggests that individual differences related to attachment state of mind in adolescence may be magnified by a stressful life experience...
  9. doi From external regulation to self-regulation: early parenting precursors of young children's executive functioning
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Child Dev 81:326-39. 2010
    ..These findings add to previous results on child stress-response systems in suggesting that parent-child relationships may play an important role in children's developing self-regulatory capacities...
  10. doi Infant attachment and toddlers' sleep assessed by maternal reports and actigraphy: different measurement methods yield different relations
    Valérie Simard
    Department of Psychology, Université de Sherbrooke campus Longueuil, 150 place Charles Le Moyne, Bureau 200, Longueuil, QC, Canada, J4K 0A8
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:473-83. 2013
    ..To investigate relations between children's attachment and sleep, using objective and subjective sleep measures. Secondarily, to identify the most accurate actigraphy algorithm for toddlers...
  11. doi Maternal sensitivity and children's behavior problems: examining the moderating role of infant sleep duration
    Stéphanie Bordeleau
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, H3C 3J7, Canada
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:471-81. 2012
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  12. doi Longitudinal associations between the quality of parent-child interactions and children's sleep at preschool age
    Stéphanie Bordeleau
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, P O Box 6128 Downtown Station, Montreal QC H3C 3J7, Canada
    J Fam Psychol 26:254-62. 2012
    ..These findings add to previous literature in suggesting that early caregiving behavior by both mothers and fathers is related to subsequent child sleep...
  13. doi Attachment-based intervention for maltreating families
    George M Tarabulsy
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 78:322-32. 2008
    ..Finally, the authors end with recommendations aimed at the effective implementation of attachment-based intervention...
  14. doi Video-feedback intervention with maltreating parents and their children: program implementation and case study
    Ellen Moss
    a Department of Psychology, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Attach Hum Dev 16:329-42. 2014
    ..We have previously described the theoretical and empirical basis of the intervention program and evidence for its efficacy. Details of program implementation and a case study are currently presented. ..
  15. doi Behavior problems of children in foster care: Associations with foster mothers' representations, commitment, and the quality of mother-child interaction
    Karine Dubois-Comtois
    Department of Psychology, Universite du Quebec a Trois Rivieres, Trois Rivieres, Canada Department of Child Psychiatry and Research Center, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Child Abuse Negl 48:119-30. 2015
    ..Findings underscore the crucial contribution of the foster caregiver-child relationship to fostering child adjustment and, thereby, have important implications for clinical services offered to this population. ..
  16. doi A dimensional approach to maternal attachment state of mind: relations to maternal sensitivity and maternal autonomy support
    Natasha Whipple
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Dev Psychol 47:396-403. 2011
    ..These results speak to the relevance of using a continuous approach to attachment state of mind when predicting individual differences in specific caregiving behaviors...
  17. doi Investigating social functioning after early mild TBI: the quality of parent-child interactions
    Gabrielle Lalonde
    Ste Justine Research Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Neuropsychol . 2016
    ..The current findings have implications for children's post-injury social development and highlight the importance of monitoring social outcomes even after minor head injuries...
  18. doi Viii. Attachment and sleep among toddlers: disentangling attachment security and dependency
    Marie Ève Bélanger
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Canada
    Monogr Soc Res Child Dev 80:125-40. 2015
    ..These findings suggest a unique role for secure attachment relationships in the development of young children's sleep regulation, while addressing methodological issues that have long precluded consensus in this literature. ..
  19. doi Associations between maternal mind-mindedness and infant attachment security: investigating the mediating role of maternal sensitivity
    Jessica Laranjo
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Infant Behav Dev 31:688-95. 2008
    ..The results confirmed that maternal sensitivity mediates the relation between mind-mindedness and infant attachment. The findings are discussed in light of the assessments used in this and previous studies...
  20. pmc Validating actigraphy as a measure of sleep for preschool children
    Marie Ève Bélanger
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:701-6. 2013
    ..This study compares the validity of three algorithms for detecting sleep with actigraphy by comparing them to PSG in preschoolers. The putative influence of device location (wrist or ankle) is also examined...
  21. doi The roles of maternal mind-mindedness and infant security of attachment in predicting preschoolers' understanding of visual perspective taking and false belief
    Jessica Laranjo
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7, Canada
    J Exp Child Psychol 125:48-62. 2014
    ..The current results also suggest that maternal mind-mindedness may be most relevant to children's social cognition when assessed in toy-based play contexts...
  22. ncbi Electrophysiological correlates of emotional face processing after mild traumatic brain injury in preschool children
    Fabien D'Hondt
    Departement de Psychologie, Universite de Montreal, C P 6128, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3C 3J7
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci . 2016
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  23. doi A secure base from which to regulate: Attachment security in toddlerhood as a predictor of executive functioning at school entry
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal
    Dev Psychol 51:1177-89. 2015
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  24. doi Prospective relations between maternal autonomy support and child executive functioning: investigating the mediating role of child language ability
    Célia Matte-Gagné
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3J7
    J Exp Child Psychol 110:611-25. 2011
    ..In contrast, no such mediating role of language was found with EF tasks tapping mostly into working memory and set shifting. Thus, this study highlights one pathway through which parenting can affect child executive control...
  25. ncbi Maternal Psychosocial Maladjustment and Child Internalizing Symptoms: Investigating the Modulating Role of Maternal Sensitivity
    Andrée Anne Bouvette-Turcot
    University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol . 2016
    ..These results suggest that young children may be differentially affected by their parents' emotional adjustment, while highlighting the pivotal protective role of maternal sensitivity in this process...
  26. doi Effects of Genotype and Sleep on Temperament
    Andrée Anne Bouvette-Turcot
    Ludmer Center for Neuroinformatics and Mental Health, and Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal Canada Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Pediatrics 136:e914-21. 2015
    ..We investigated whether a polymorphism in the serotonin transporter gene, which is linked to emotional function, is a potential moderator of the influences of sleep duration on infant temperament using longitudinal data...
  27. doi When Injury Clouds Understanding of Others: Theory of Mind after Mild TBI in Preschool Children
    Jenny Bellerose
    1Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 21:483-93. 2015
    ..This is the first evidence that mTBI in preschool children is associated with theory of mind difficulties. Reduced perspective taking abilities could be linked with the social impairments that have been shown to arise following TBI...
  28. ncbi Assessing adult attachment: empirical sophistication and conceptual bases
    Annie Bernier
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, CP 6128 Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, QC, H3C 3J7, Canada
    Attach Hum Dev 4:171-9. 2002
  29. ncbi Attachment state of mind, learning dispositions, and academic performance during the college transition
    Simon Larose
    Groupe de recherche sur l inadaptation psychosociale chez l enfant, Département d études sur l enseignement et l apprentissage, Universite Laval, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    Dev Psychol 41:281-9. 2005
    ..In addition, dismissing students obtained the lowest average of grades in college, and this association was mediated by changes in quality of attention during the transition...
  30. ncbi Another look inside the gap: ecological contributions to the transmission of attachment in a sample of adolescent mother-infant dyads
    George M Tarabulsy
    Groupe de recherche sur l inadaptation psychosociale chez l enfant, Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    Dev Psychol 41:212-24. 2005
    ..Sensitivity also mediated an association between maternal education and infant attachment, suggesting that attachment transmission is embedded in a more global process of infant attachment development...
  31. ncbi Attachment state of mind and perceptual processing of emotional stimuli
    Markus A Maier
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Leopoldstrasse 13, 80802 Munchen, Germany
    Attach Hum Dev 7:67-81. 2005
    ..The pattern of correlations was especially clear for the dismissing dimension. The results suggest that higher vigilance to social stimuli is related to dismissing attachment tendencies and, to a milder degree, to preoccupied tendencies...