Sarah L Halligan
Affiliation: University of Reading
- Disturbances in morning cortisol secretion in association with maternal postnatal depression predict subsequent depressive symptomatology in adolescentsSarah L Halligan
Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
Biol Psychiatry 62:40-6. 2007..In the current article, we examined whether the cortisol disturbances observed at 13 years could predict depressive symptomatology in adolescents at 16 years of age...
- Reduced heart rate responding to trauma reliving in trauma survivors with PTSD: correlates and consequencesSarah L Halligan
School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
J Trauma Stress 19:721-34. 2006..B. Foa and M. J. Kozak's (1986) hypothesis that full activation of trauma memories facilitates emotional processing...
- Maternal depression and psychiatric outcomes in adolescent offspring: a 13-year longitudinal studySarah L Halligan
Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, UK
J Affect Disord 97:145-54. 2007..We present the preliminary findings of a 13-year longitudinal study...
- The attribution of hostile intent in mothers, fathers and their childrenSarah L Halligan
School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AL, UK
J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:594-604. 2007..Thus, although the results suggest a role for parental social information processing biases in the development of child externalising symptoms, a direct transmission of such biases from parent to child was not supported...
- Posttraumatic stress disorder following assault: the role of cognitive processing, trauma memory, and appraisalsSarah L Halligan
Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, England
J Consult Clin Psychol 71:419-31. 2003..Assault severity measures explained 22% of symptom variance; measures of cognitive processing, memory disorganization, and appraisals increased prediction accuracy to 71%...
- Are you thinking what I'm thinking? Peer group similarities in adolescent hostile attribution tendenciesSarah L Halligan
School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL, United Kingdom
Dev Psychol 46:1385-8. 2010..Further analyses indicated that this effect occurred specifically in reciprocal friendships and was retained even when own and peer group levels of aggression were controlled...
- Rumination in posttraumatic stress disorderTanja Michael
Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
Depress Anxiety 24:307-17. 2007..These characteristics explained significantly more variance in PTSD severity than the mere presence of rumination, thereby indicating that not all ways of ruminative thinking are equally maladaptive...
- Exposure to postnatal depression predicts elevated cortisol in adolescent offspringSarah L Halligan
Winnicott Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Reading, 3 Earley Gate, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL, United Kingdom
Biol Psychiatry 55:376-81. 2004..If a similar phenomenon operates in humans, this suggests a biological mechanism whereby early adversity might transmit risk for major depression, glucocorticoid elevations being associated with the development of this disorder...
- Enhanced priming for trauma-related material in posttraumatic stress disorderTanja Michael
Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
Emotion 5:103-12. 2005..The enhanced priming effect was specific to trauma-related words. Enhanced perceptual priming for traumatic material appears to be one of the cognitive processes operating in PTSD...
- Socioemotional development in adolescents at risk for depression: the role of maternal depression and attachment styleLynne Murray
University of Reading, School of Psychology, Whitenights, Reading, UK
Dev Psychopathol 18:489-516. 2006..Precursors of adolescent social maturity were evident in the narrative coherence of 5-year family representations. Higher social maturity in the friendship interview was also associated with overall good adjustment...
- Cognitive processing, memory, and the development of PTSD symptoms: two experimental analogue studiesSarah L Halligan
Department of Psychology, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AL, UK S L
J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 33:73-89. 2002..The results indicated that data-driven processing is associated with the development of PTSD-like memories and analogue symptoms...
- Altered engagement of autobiographical memory networks in adult offspring of postnatally depressed mothersBirthe Macdonald
Department of Psychology, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AL, United Kingdom Electronic address
Biol Psychol 118:147-53. 2016..Our results are consistent with adult offspring of PND mothers having less efficient prefrontal regulation of personally relevant pleasant autobiographical memories. ..
- Effects of trauma exposure on the cortisol response to dexamethasone administration in PTSD and major depressive disorderRachel Yehuda
The Traumatic Stress Studies Program, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Bronx Veterans Affairs, Bronx VAMC, OOMH PTSD 116 A, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:389-404. 2004....
- Relationship between 24-hour urinary-free cortisol excretion and salivary cortisol levels sampled from awakening to bedtime in healthy subjectsRachel Yehuda
Psychiatry OOMH, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Bronx Veteran Affairs Medical Center, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
Life Sci 73:349-58. 2003..In addition, subject compliance is a serious consideration in designing studies that employ home salivary collections...
- The cortisol and glucocorticoid receptor response to low dose dexamethasone administration in aging combat veterans and holocaust survivors with and without posttraumatic stress disorderRachel Yehuda
The Traumatic Stress Program and the Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York, NY 10468, USA
Biol Psychiatry 52:393-403. 2002....
- Assessing dissociation as a risk factor for posttraumatic stress disorder: a study of adult offspring of holocaust survivorsSarah L Halligan
The Division of Traumatic Stress Studies, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 190:429-36. 2002..The results suggest that dissociative symptoms are related to current psychiatric symptomatology, including PTSD, rather than representing an enduring trait or preexisting risk factor for the development of PTSD...
- The ACTH response to dexamethasone in PTSDRachel Yehuda
Traumatic Stress Studies Program, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York, USA
Am J Psychiatry 161:1397-403. 2004....
- Learning and memory in Holocaust survivors with posttraumatic stress disorderRachel Yehuda
Traumatic Stress Studies Program, Psychiatry Department, Bronx Veterans Affairs, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
Biol Psychiatry 55:291-5. 2004..Impairments in explicit memory have been observed in Holocaust survivors with posttraumatic stress disorder...
- Cortisol levels in adult offspring of Holocaust survivors: relation to PTSD symptom severity in the parent and childRachel Yehuda
Bronx Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Psychiatry OOMH, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:171-80. 2002....