Jennifer S Silk

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' emotion regulation in daily life: links to depressive symptoms and problem behavior
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, USA
    Child Dev 74:1869-80. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Resilience among children and adolescents at risk for depression: Mediation and moderation across social and neurobiological contexts
    Jennifer S Silk
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:841-65. 2007
  3. pmc Caffeine consumption, sleep, and affect in the natural environments of depressed youth and healthy controls
    Diana J Whalen
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:358-67. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Vagal tone and temperament as predictors of emotion regulation strategies in young children
    Aimee K Santucci
    Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Suite 600, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 50:205-16. 2008
  5. pmc Mother-child interactions in depressed children and children at high risk and low risk for future depression
    Laura J Dietz
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:574-82. 2008
  6. pmc Increased neural response to peer rejection associated with adolescent depression and pubertal development
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20895, USA, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA, and School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20895, USA, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA, and School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:1798-807. 2014
  7. pmc "You can do it!": The role of parental encouragement of bravery in child anxiety treatment
    Jennifer S Silk
    University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 27:439-46. 2013
  8. pmc Why do anxious children become depressed teenagers? The role of social evaluative threat and reward processing
    J S Silk
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychol Med 42:2095-107. 2012
  9. pmc Pubertal changes in emotional information processing: pupillary, behavioral, and subjective evidence during emotional word identification
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:7-26. 2009
  10. pmc Daily emotional dynamics in depressed youth: a cell phone ecological momentary assessment study
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 110:241-57. 2011

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Publications52

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' emotion regulation in daily life: links to depressive symptoms and problem behavior
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, USA
    Child Dev 74:1869-80. 2003
    ..g., denial) or involuntary engagement (e.g., rumination) was less effective in regulating negative affect, and greater use of these strategies was related to higher levels of depressive symptoms and problem behavior...
  2. ncbi request reprint Resilience among children and adolescents at risk for depression: Mediation and moderation across social and neurobiological contexts
    Jennifer S Silk
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:841-65. 2007
    ..The paper concludes with a discussion of clinical implications of this approach...
  3. pmc Caffeine consumption, sleep, and affect in the natural environments of depressed youth and healthy controls
    Diana J Whalen
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:358-67. 2008
    ..We examined caffeine use and its relation to sleep and affect in youth's natural environments...
  4. doi request reprint Vagal tone and temperament as predictors of emotion regulation strategies in young children
    Aimee K Santucci
    Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh, Suite 600, 230 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 50:205-16. 2008
    ..Overall, the findings are consistent with models of vagal tone and temperament as markers of individual differences in ER...
  5. pmc Mother-child interactions in depressed children and children at high risk and low risk for future depression
    Laura J Dietz
    Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:574-82. 2008
    ..To compare mother-child interactions and parenting styles in families of children with major depressive disorder, youths at high risk for depression, and healthy controls...
  6. pmc Increased neural response to peer rejection associated with adolescent depression and pubertal development
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20895, USA, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA, and School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20895, USA, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA, and School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:1798-807. 2014
    ..Findings suggest that increased reactivity to peer rejection is a normative developmental process associated with pubertal development, but is particularly enhanced among youth with depression. ..
  7. pmc "You can do it!": The role of parental encouragement of bravery in child anxiety treatment
    Jennifer S Silk
    University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 27:439-46. 2013
    ..Encouragement of bravery increased from pre- to post-treatment for youth who received CBT but not CCT, and pre-treatment encouragement of bravery predicted a better response to treatment, particularly for youth receiving CBT. ..
  8. pmc Why do anxious children become depressed teenagers? The role of social evaluative threat and reward processing
    J S Silk
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychol Med 42:2095-107. 2012
    ..Adolescence represents a key developmental window in which rates of this disorder increase markedly. Children with an anxiety disorder show a particular risk of developing depression during adolescence...
  9. pmc Pubertal changes in emotional information processing: pupillary, behavioral, and subjective evidence during emotional word identification
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:7-26. 2009
    ..These results provide physiological, behavioral, and subjective evidence consistent with a model of puberty-specific changes in neurobehavioral systems underpinning emotional reactivity...
  10. pmc Daily emotional dynamics in depressed youth: a cell phone ecological momentary assessment study
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 110:241-57. 2011
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  11. pmc Pupillary reactivity to emotional information in child and adolescent depression: links to clinical and ecological measures
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1873-80. 2007
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  12. pmc Peer acceptance and rejection through the eyes of youth: pupillary, eyetracking and ecological data from the Chatroom Interact task
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:93-105. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the salience of social rejection and acceptance feedback appears to increase during adolescence...
  13. ncbi request reprint Maternal depression and child internalizing: the moderating role of child emotion regulation
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:116-26. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that generating positive affect in the face of a potential frustration may be a protective ER strategy for children at risk for depression...
  14. pmc Expressed emotion in mothers of currently depressed, remitted, high-risk, and low-risk youth: links to child depression status and longitudinal course
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:36-47. 2009
    ..Higher initial critical expressed emotion was associated with a greater likelihood of having a future onset of a depressive episode in high-risk and depressed participants. Diagnostic groups did not differ in Emotional Overinvolvement...
  15. pmc Neural systems of threat processing in adolescents: role of pubertal maturation and relation to measures of negative affect
    Erika E Forbes
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:429-52. 2011
    ..Amygdala and VLPFC reactivity were correlated with negative affect and depressive symptoms. Threat-processing changes during puberty may facilitate changes in social behavior and negative affect...
  16. pmc Real-world affect and social context as predictors of treatment response in child and adolescent depression and anxiety: an ecological momentary assessment study
    Erika E Forbes
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:37-47. 2012
    ..Individual differences in the social and affective dynamics of daily life could help to elucidate the characteristics of youth who respond to treatment...
  17. pmc "I won, but I'm not getting my hopes up": depression moderates the relationship of outcomes and reward anticipation
    Thomas M Olino
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:393-5. 2011
    ..This finding has implications for understanding the developmental pathophysiology of MDD and suggests specific contexts where altered motivational system functioning may play a role in maintaining depression...
  18. pmc Children's affect expression and frontal EEG asymmetry: transactional associations with mothers' depressive symptoms
    Erika E Forbes
    WPIC Loeffler 319, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:207-21. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that akin to other interpersonal stressors, children's affective characteristics may contribute to maternal depressive symptoms...
  19. pmc Sustained neural alterations in anxious youth performing an attentional bias task: a pupilometry study
    Rebecca B Price
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:22-30. 2013
    ..We investigated early, intermediate, and sustained forms of bias using behavioral measures and pupillary reactivity, an index of cognitive and affective load, to gain insight into potential neurocognitive targets for early intervention...
  20. pmc A longitudinal study of childhood depression and anxiety in relation to weight gain
    Dana L Rofey
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Weight Management and Wellness Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 40:517-26. 2009
    ..The major finding that depression and anxiety are associated with increased BMI percentiles in a non-obese sample suggests that childhood psychopathology is an important factor that should be carefully monitored...
  21. pmc Pediatric functional magnetic resonance neuroimaging: tactics for encouraging task compliance
    Michael W Schlund
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh PA, USA
    Behav Brain Funct 7:10. 2011
    ....
  22. pmc Affective functioning among early adolescents at high and low familial risk for depression and their mothers: a focus on individual and transactional processes across contexts
    Dana L McMakin
    School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, 322 Loeffler Building, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 39:1213-25. 2011
    ..transactional processes (e.g., negative escalation). Findings are discussed in concert with attention to affect flexibility, contextual and transactional factors...
  23. pmc The bidirectional association between daytime affect and nighttime sleep in youth with anxiety and depression
    Jennifer C Cousins
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh PA 15213, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:969-79. 2011
    ..This study examines relationships between affect and sleep in youth with affective disorders using ecological momentary assessment (EMA)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Maternal depression, child frontal asymmetry, and child affective behavior as factors in child behavior problems
    Erika E Forbes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:79-87. 2006
    ..Despite findings that parent depression increases children's risk for internalizing and externalizing problems, little is known about other factors that combine with parent depression to contribute to behavior problems...
  25. pmc Emotional reactivity and regulation in anxious and nonanxious youth: a cell-phone ecological momentary assessment study
    PATRICIA Z TAN
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:197-206. 2012
    ..However, no study has examined anxious youth's emotional reactivity and regulation in real-world contexts...
  26. ncbi request reprint Emotion regulation strategies in offspring of childhood-onset depressed mothers
    Jennifer S Silk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:69-78. 2006
    ..This study examines emotion regulation strategies used by children of mothers with childhood-onset depression (COD) and children of never-depressed mothers (NCOD)...
  27. pmc Weekend-weekday advances in sleep timing are associated with altered reward-related brain function in healthy adolescents
    Brant P Hasler
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychol 91:334-41. 2012
    ..We speculate that circadian misalignment associated with weekend shifts in sleep timing may contribute to reward-related problems such as depression and substance abuse...
  28. pmc Altered striatal activation predicting real-world positive affect in adolescent major depressive disorder
    Erika E Forbes
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Loeffler 319, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:64-73. 2009
    ..The authors tested differences in reward-related brain function in healthy and depressed adolescents, and the authors examined direct links between reward-related brain function and positive mood that occurred in real-world contexts...
  29. pmc Nothing to fear? Neural systems supporting avoidance behavior in healthy youths
    Michael W Schlund
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh PA, USA
    Neuroimage 52:710-9. 2010
    ..The present approach may offer developmental affective neuroscience a conceptual and methodological framework for investigating avoidance in childhood anxiety...
  30. pmc The role of day-to-day emotions, sleep, and social interactions in pediatric anxiety treatment
    Meredith L Wallace
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA Department of Statistics, University of Pittsburgh, 230 South Bouquet Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 90:87-95. 2016
    ..Future studies will need to enhance the practicality of real-time measures for use in clinical decision making and evaluate additional anxiety treatments...
  31. doi request reprint Fearful faces influence attentional control processes in anxious youth and adults
    Cecile D Ladouceur
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Schoolof Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Emotion 9:855-64. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that anxious individuals, particularly younger ones, exhibit difficulty resisting interference from threat-related stimuli when greater attentional resources are being recruited...
  32. pmc Vigilance in the laboratory predicts avoidance in the real world: A dimensional analysis of neural, behavioral, and ecological momentary data in anxious youth
    Rebecca B Price
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA Electronic address
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 19:128-36. 2016
    ..These findings lend ecological validity to laboratory vigilance assessments and suggest PFC-amygdalar connectivity is a neural mechanism bridging laboratory and naturalistic contexts. ..
  33. pmc Depressed Adolescents' Pupillary Response to Peer Acceptance and Rejection: The Role of Rumination
    Lindsey B Stone
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 47:397-406. 2016
    ..Results indicate that depressed adolescents high on trait rumination are more reactive to social feedback regardless of valence, but fail to sustain cognitive-affective load on positive feedback. ..
  34. pmc Parental autonomy granting and child perceived control: effects on the everyday emotional experience of anxious youth
    Kristy Benoit Allen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 57:835-42. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to test mediation and moderation models linking parental autonomy granting and child perceived control with child emotional reactivity and emotion regulation in anxious youth...
  35. doi request reprint Altered Positive Affect in Clinically Anxious Youth: the Role of Social Context and Anxiety Subtype
    Judith K Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol . 2016
    ..Findings provide potential treatment targets for anxious youth, including applying regulatory strategies to positive events...
  36. pmc Emotion Socialization in Anxious Youth: Parenting Buffers Emotional Reactivity to Peer Negative Events
    Caroline W Oppenheimer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 121 Meyran Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 44:1267-78. 2016
    ..Findings inform our understanding of parenting influences on anxious youth's emotional reactivity to developmentally salient negative events during the transition into adolescence. ..
  37. pmc From anxious youth to depressed adolescents: Prospective prediction of 2-year depression symptoms via attentional bias measures
    Rebecca B Price
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh
    J Abnorm Psychol 125:267-78. 2016
    ..Prevention efforts explicitly targeting avoidant attentional patterns may be warranted...
  38. pmc Looking under the hood of the dot-probe task: an fMRI study in anxious youth
    Rebecca B Price
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Depress Anxiety 31:178-87. 2014
    ..In particular, neural mechanisms of threat disengagement, a clinically relevant construct, have been inadequately explored...
  39. pmc Mom-it helps when you're right here! Attenuation of neural stress markers in anxious youths whose caregivers are present during fMRI
    Olivia L Conner
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e50680. 2012
    ..Capitalizing on the ability of anxious youths to manifest low levels of anxiety-like information processing in the presence of a caregiver could help in modeling adaptive function in behavioral treatments...
  40. pmc Impact of inflammatory bowel disease and high-dose steroid exposure on pupillary responses to negative information in pediatric depression
    Neil P Jones
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15224, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:151-7. 2011
    ..In systemic inflammation, proinflammatory cytokines have been implicated in altering activity in brain regions known to affect emotion processing and emotion regulation in depression...
  41. pmc Empirical recommendations for improving the stability of the dot-probe task in clinical research
    Rebecca B Price
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    Psychol Assess 27:365-76. 2015
    ..On the basis of these findings, we make specific recommendations to researchers using the dot-probe, particularly those wishing to investigate individual differences and/or single-patient applications...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in relations between family process and child internalizing problems
    Matthew Vendlinski
    University of Pittsburgh, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:960-9. 2006
    ..The current study examined how ethnicity moderates relations between parent conflict, parent-child relationship quality, and internalizing problems...
  43. pmc Associations between maternal negative affect and adolescent's neural response to peer evaluation
    PATRICIA Z TAN
    University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, USA Electronic address
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 8:28-39. 2014
    ..Findings also suggest that maternal negative affect could contribute to alterations in affective processing, specifically, dampening the saliency and/or reward of peer interactions during adolescence. ..
  44. pmc Developmental trajectories of anxiety symptoms among boys across early and middle childhood
    Xin Feng
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:32-47. 2008
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the mechanisms of risk factors and implications for early identification and prevention...
  45. pmc Utilizing Ecological Momentary Assessment in pediatric obesity to quantify behavior, emotion, and sleep
    Dana L Rofey
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Weight Management and Wellness Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1270-2. 2010
    ..7 +/- 0.3% and 64.2 +/- 0.3%, respectively. Data from the armband and phone calls are presented to illustrate the depth of information acquired by utilizing this innovative methodology...
  46. pmc Using ecological momentary assessment to determine media use by individuals with and without major depressive disorder
    Brian A Primack
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:360-5. 2011
    ..To use ecological momentary assessment techniques to measure the association of major depressive disorder (MDD) with media use...
  47. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood cohesion as a buffer against hostile maternal parenting
    Jennifer S Silk
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:135-46. 2004
    ..Findings highlight the protective effect of neighborhood social cohesion and the utility of including young children's perspectives in research on neighborhoods and families...
  48. pmc Neural responses to maternal criticism in healthy youth
    Kyung Hwa Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA, and Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 10:902-12. 2015
    ..A better understanding of children's responses to parental criticism may provide insights into the ways that parental feedback can be modified to be more helpful to behavior and development in youth. ..
  49. pmc Affective behavior during mother-daughter conflict and borderline personality disorder severity across adolescence
    Diana J Whalen
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh
    Personal Disord 5:88-96. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that the mother-daughter context is an important protective factor in shaping the course of BPD severity scores during adolescence and may be valuable in assessment, intervention, and prevention efforts...
  50. pmc Maternal response to child affect: Role of maternal depression and relationship quality
    Judith K Morgan
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry, United States Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 187:106-13. 2015
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Parasympathetic Nervous System Reactivity Moderates Associations Between Children's Executive Functioning and Social and Academic Competence
    Julia D McQuade
    Department of Psychology, Amherst College, Campus Box 2236, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, 01002, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol . 2016
    ..Results suggest that not all children with poor EF evidence social and academic impairment; RSA withdrawal during experiences of failure may be protective specifically for children with impaired EF skills...
  52. pmc The SmartCAT: an m-health platform for ecological momentary intervention in child anxiety treatment
    Gede Pramana
    1 Department of Health Information Management, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Telemed J E Health 20:419-27. 2014
    ..Mobile health (m-health) has the potential to improve BCBT efficacy by delivering ecological momentary intervention to engage youth in learning and practicing CBT skills in their everyday lives (in vivo)...