adolescent development

Summary

Summary: The continuous sequential physiological and psychological changes during ADOLESCENCE, approximately between the age of 13 and 18.

Top Publications

  1. pmc A role for synaptic plasticity in the adolescent development of executive function
    L D Selemon
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8001, USA
    Transl Psychiatry 3:e238. 2013
  2. pmc Adolescent onset of cortical disinhibition in schizophrenia: insights from animal models
    PATRICIO O'DONNELL
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology and Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:484-92. 2011
  3. ncbi Effects of different socioeconomic conditions on menarche in Turkish female students
    B Ersoy
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Early Hum Dev 76:115-25. 2004
  4. pmc Immaturities in reward processing and its influence on inhibitory control in adolescence
    C F Geier
    Laboratory of Neurocognitive Development, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:1613-29. 2010
  5. pmc Human puberty: salivary melatonin profiles in constant conditions
    Stephanie J Crowley
    Biological Rhythms Research Laboratory, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 54:468-73. 2012
  6. ncbi The Genesis 12-19 (G1219) Study: a twin and sibling study of gene-environment interplay and adolescent development in the UK
    Tom A McAdams
    MRC Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:134-43. 2013
  7. pmc Biological substrates of emotional reactivity and regulation in adolescence during an emotional go-nogo task
    Todd A Hare
    The Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:927-34. 2008
  8. ncbi Online usage of theory of mind continues to develop in late adolescence
    Iroise Dumontheil
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Dev Sci 13:331-8. 2010
  9. ncbi Cognitive and affective development in adolescence
    Laurence Steinberg
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:69-74. 2005
  10. 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

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  1. pmc A role for synaptic plasticity in the adolescent development of executive function
    L D Selemon
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8001, USA
    Transl Psychiatry 3:e238. 2013
    ..Greater insight into the neurobiology of the adolescent brain is needed to fully understand the molecular basis for heightened vulnerability during adolescence to the injurious effects of substance abuse and stress...
  2. pmc Adolescent onset of cortical disinhibition in schizophrenia: insights from animal models
    PATRICIO O'DONNELL
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology and Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:484-92. 2011
    ..These observations provide the foundation for novel research-based therapeutic approaches and perhaps will even lead to ways to prevent the progression of the disease in predisposed subjects...
  3. ncbi Effects of different socioeconomic conditions on menarche in Turkish female students
    B Ersoy
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Early Hum Dev 76:115-25. 2004
    ..In addition, we tried to assess whether there is a relationship between age at menarche and body composition...
  4. pmc Immaturities in reward processing and its influence on inhibitory control in adolescence
    C F Geier
    Laboratory of Neurocognitive Development, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:1613-29. 2010
    ..In sum, our findings suggest mechanisms that may underlie adolescents' vulnerability to poor decision-making and risk-taking behavior...
  5. pmc Human puberty: salivary melatonin profiles in constant conditions
    Stephanie J Crowley
    Biological Rhythms Research Laboratory, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 54:468-73. 2012
    ..These findings also indicate that the melatonin decline during puberty is not entirely accounted for by body mass or by age...
  6. ncbi The Genesis 12-19 (G1219) Study: a twin and sibling study of gene-environment interplay and adolescent development in the UK
    Tom A McAdams
    MRC Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:134-43. 2013
    ..In this article, we describe the sample, data collection, and measures used. We also summarize some of the key findings to date...
  7. pmc Biological substrates of emotional reactivity and regulation in adolescence during an emotional go-nogo task
    Todd A Hare
    The Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 63:927-34. 2008
    ..Individual differences in emotional reactivity might put some teens at greater risk during this sensitive transition in development...
  8. ncbi Online usage of theory of mind continues to develop in late adolescence
    Iroise Dumontheil
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK
    Dev Sci 13:331-8. 2010
    ..Thus, while theory of mind tasks are passed by age 4, these data indicate that the interaction between theory of mind and executive functions continues to develop in late adolescence...
  9. ncbi Cognitive and affective development in adolescence
    Laurence Steinberg
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 9:69-74. 2005
    ..Taken together, these developments reinforce the emerging understanding of adolescence as a critical or sensitive period for a reorganization of regulatory systems, a reorganization that is fraught with both risks and opportunities...
  10. 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...
  11. pmc The adolescent brain
    B J Casey
    Sackler Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, Box 140, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1124:111-26. 2008
    ..This developmental pattern may be exacerbated in those adolescents prone to emotional reactivity, increasing the likelihood of poor outcomes...
  12. pmc The influence of substance use on adolescent brain development
    L M Squeglia
    SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California, USA
    Clin EEG Neurosci 40:31-8. 2009
    ..Methodological and treatment implications are provided...
  13. ncbi Cultural considerations in theories of adolescent development: a case study from Botswana
    Esther Ntsayagae
    University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:165-77. 2008
    Western studies of adolescent development are beginning to corporate not only the traditional ideas of nature and nurture, but also contextual factors such as culture, ecology and historical time...
  14. pmc Bidirectional links and concurrent development of parent-child relationships and boys' offending behavior
    Loes Keijsers
    Research Center Adolescent Development, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:878-89. 2011
    ..The discussion focuses on the theoretical implications of these two types of longitudinal associations...
  15. ncbi The Beijing Twin Study (BeTwiSt): a longitudinal study of child and adolescent development
    Jie Chen
    Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:91-7. 2013
    ..Findings from this study are expected to help understanding of the etiological mechanisms underlying child and adolescent normal and abnormal development in regions undergoing substantial social, cultural, and economic changes...
  16. pmc Trait-like characteristics of the sleep EEG across adolescent development
    Leila Tarokh
    E P Bradley Sleep Research Laboratory, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Neurosci 31:6371-8. 2011
    ..The present study examines whether a trait-like sleep EEG pattern is detectable across adolescent development. Two consecutive nights of standard sleep recordings were performed in 19 9-10-year-old children and 26 15-..
  17. pmc A developmental perspective on executive function
    John R Best
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Child Dev 81:1641-60. 2010
    ..g., developmental sequences, trajectories, and processes) and suggests research needed for constructing a developmental framework encompassing early childhood through adolescence...
  18. ncbi Anxiety trajectories and identity development in adolescence: a five-wave longitudinal study
    Elisabetta Crocetti
    Department of Educational Sciences, University of Macerata, Italy, P O Box Piazzale Luigi Bertelli Contrada Vallebona, Macerata 62100, Italy
    J Youth Adolesc 38:839-49. 2009
    ..Findings indicated that the high anxiety adolescents displayed a more troublesome identity development than their low anxiety peers, since their commitments became weaker with age, and they reconsidered them intensively...
  19. ncbi Stress, sensitive periods and maturational events in adolescent depression
    Susan L Andersen
    Department of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Trends Neurosci 31:183-91. 2008
    ..Adolescent depression is a serious recurrent brain-based disorder. Understanding the genesis and neurobiological basis is important in the development of more effective intervention strategies to treat or prevent the disorder...
  20. ncbi Reconceptualizing in a dual-system model the effects of prenatal cocaine exposure on adolescent development: a short review
    Jie Liu
    Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 29:803-9. 2011
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  21. ncbi Subjective outcome evaluation of the training program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. based on qualitative findings
    Daniel T L Shek
    Dept of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:437-47. 2010
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  22. ncbi Subjective outcome evaluation of the Secondary 2 Training Program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Hong Kong, P R China
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:325-32. 2011
    ..The present findings provide support for the effectiveness of the Secondary 2 Training Program (Experimental Implementation Phase) of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong...
  23. ncbi Design of training programs for a positive youth development program: Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:345-67. 2010
    ..The training programs cover theories of adolescent development, positive youth development, background and curricula of the Project P.A.T.H.S...
  24. ncbi Sex steroids and brain structure in pubertal boys and girls: a mini-review of neuroimaging studies
    J S Peper
    Leiden Institute of Psychology, Brain and Development Laboratory, Leiden University, Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden, The Netherlands
    Neuroscience 191:28-37. 2011
    ..This article is part of a Special Issue entitled: Neuroactive Steroids: Focus on Human Brain...
  25. pmc Adolescent development
    Deborah Christie
    Middlesex Adolescent Unit, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London
    BMJ 330:301-4. 2005
  26. ncbi Subjective outcome evaluation based on secondary data analyses: the project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:224-37. 2010
    ..11%) were also reported. The present study replicated the findings reported in previous studies and suggests that the Tier 1 Program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. is beneficial to the development of the program participants...
  27. ncbi Adolescent risky decision-making: neurocognitive development of reward and control regions
    Linda van Leijenhorst
    Institute of Psychology, Leiden University, 2300 RB Leiden, The Netherlands
    Neuroimage 51:345-55. 2010
    ..These findings support the hypothesis that risky behavior in adolescence is associated with an imbalance caused by different developmental trajectories of reward and regulatory brain circuitry...
  28. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of the training program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Dept of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:425-35. 2010
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  29. ncbi Relationship of pain and symptoms to pubertal development in adolescents
    Linda LeResche
    Department of Oral Medicine, University of Washington, P O Box 356370, Seattle, WA 98195 6370, USA
    Pain 118:201-9. 2005
    ..For both sexes, pubertal development was a better predictor of pain than was age. Thus it appears that pain, other somatic symptoms and depression increase systematically with pubertal development in girls...
  30. ncbi Effectiveness of the Tier 1 Program of Project P.A.T.H.S.: findings based on three years of program implementation
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, P R C
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:1509-19. 2010
    ..Similarly, differences between experimental participants who perceived the program to be beneficial and control participants were found...
  31. ncbi Developmental changes in adolescents' perceptions of relationships with their parents
    Irene H A De Goede
    Research Centre Adolescent Development, Utrecht University, 3508 TC, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 38:75-88. 2009
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  32. ncbi One good thing leads to another: cascades of positive youth development among American adolescents
    Selva Lewin-Bizan
    Applied Research in Youth Development, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 22:759-70. 2010
    ..We discuss the limitations and future directions of this research and the implications of developmental cascades for applications to policies and programs...
  33. ncbi Construction of a positive youth development program in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:299-302. 2006
  34. ncbi Adolescent brain development: a period of vulnerabilities and opportunities. Keynote address
    Ronald E Dahl
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara St, Rm E 724, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:1-22. 2004
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  35. ncbi Conceptual framework underlying the development of a positive youth development program in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:303-14. 2006
    ..adolescent resilience; b) adolescent developmental assets; c) deficits-based and assets-based models on adolescent development; d) models on positive youth development programs and e) ecological models, 15 positive youth development ..
  36. ncbi A review of validated youth prevention and positive youth development programs in Asia
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Hong Kong, P R China
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:317-24. 2011
    ..Finally, there were very few rigorously designed evaluative studies of prevention and positive youth development programs over a long period of time...
  37. ncbi Quantitative and qualitative approaches in the study of poverty and adolescent development: separation or integration?
    Janet T Y Leung
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, PR China
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:115-21. 2011
    ..and qualitative approaches to study the impact of economic disadvantage on family processes and adolescent development. Quantitative research has the merits of objectivity, good predictive and explanatory power, parsimony, ..
  38. ncbi Growth reference centiles and secular changes in Turkish children and adolescents
    Başak Koca Ozer
    Laboratory of Physical Anthropology, Department of Zoology, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    Econ Hum Biol 5:280-301. 2007
    ..This positive secular change appears to be a logical outcome of the gradual changes in nutrition, health care and education, and environmental and economic conditions...
  39. pmc Neurocognitive correlates of white matter quality in adolescent substance users
    Sunita Bava
    University of California, Department of Psychiatry, 9500 Gilman Drive, San Diego, CA 92093 0603, United States
    Brain Cogn 72:347-54. 2010
    ..This study examined the cognitive manifestations of altered white matter microstructure in chronic marijuana and alcohol-using (MJ+ALC) adolescents...
  40. ncbi Impact of the project P.A.T.H.S. In the junior secondary school years: individual growth curve analyses
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, P R C
    ScientificWorldJournal 11:253-66. 2011
    ..The present findings strongly suggest that the Project P.A.T.H.S. is making an important positive impact for junior secondary school students in Hong Kong...
  41. pmc A developmental perspective on alcohol and youths 16 to 20 years of age
    Sandra A Brown
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0109, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S290-310. 2008
    ..Finally, we discuss both the challenges and successes in the treatment and prevention of adolescent drinking problems...
  42. ncbi Changes in sleep as a function of adolescent development
    Ian M Colrain
    Human Sleep Research Program, SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94043, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 21:5-21. 2011
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  43. ncbi Linking the prevention of problem behaviors and positive youth development: core competencies for positive youth development and risk prevention
    Nancy G Guerra
    Academic Center for Excellence in Youth Violence Prevention at the University of California, Riverside, CA, USA
    New Dir Child Adolesc Dev 2008:1-17. 2008
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  44. ncbi Maturity indicators in spinal deformity
    James O Sanders
    Shriners Hospital for Children, 1645 West 8th Street, Erie, PA 16505, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:14-20. 2007
  45. ncbi Development and validation of a positive youth development scale in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:547-58. 2006
    ..The present findings provide support for the reliability and validity of the CPYDS to assess positive youth development in the Chinese culture...
  46. ncbi Moral competence as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum development
    Hing Keung Ma
    Department of Education Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:371-8. 2006
    ..The general goal is to help students to develop an altruistic orientation and a judgment structure of a high level of justice. This paper is part of the development of the positive youth development program in Hong Kong...
  47. ncbi Adolescent developmental issues in Hong Kong: Relevance to positive youth development programs in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:341-54. 2006
    ..These adolescent issues and problems provide useful pointers for designing the positive youth development program financially sponsored by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust...
  48. pmc The adolescent brain: insights from functional neuroimaging research
    Monique Ernst
    Emotional Development and Affective Neuroscience Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Dev Neurobiol 68:729-43. 2008
    ..The conclusion places this functional neuroimaging research in relation to clinical and molecular work, and shows how answers will ultimately come from the combined efforts of these disciplines...
  49. pmc Why do many psychiatric disorders emerge during adolescence?
    Tomas Paus
    Brain and Body Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
    Nat Rev Neurosci 9:947-57. 2008
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  50. ncbi Positive youth development and behavioral intention to gamble among Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:163-72. 2010
    ..The present findings suggest that promoting positive youth development is a possible strategy that can help to prevent adolescent problem gambling...
  51. ncbi Design of a positive youth development program in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Social Welfare Practice and Research Centre, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:315-27. 2006
    ..constructs, theoretical and empirical grounding of the program, holistic emphasis, focus on both adolescent development assets and problems, developmentally appropriate content, culturally relevant content, multi-year ..
  52. ncbi Cognitive competence as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum development
    Rachel C F Sun
    Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:401-8. 2006
    ..Based on the adolescent development progression on cognitive competence, and with reference to Hong Kong Chinese context, six units are ..
  53. ncbi Beliefs in the future as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum development
    Rachel C F Sun
    Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:409-16. 2006
    ..In the Secondary 2 and 3 curricula, the goals of the units are to enhance students' optimistic future orientation as well as hopeful goal-directed thoughts and motivation in the aspects of academic achievement and future careers...
  54. ncbi Spirituality as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum development
    Patrick S Y Lau
    Department of Educational Psychology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:363-70. 2006
    ..In the Secondary 3 curriculum, the goals are to help students search for the meaning of life...
  55. ncbi Self-efficacy as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum development
    Sandra K M Tsang
    Department of Social Work and Social Administration, Faculty of Social Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:441-9. 2006
    ..A.T.H.S.), supported by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, to help adolescents cultivate self-efficacy...
  56. ncbi Regulatory processes, risk, and resilience in adolescent development
    Ann S Masten
    Institute of Child Development, 51 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0345, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:310-9. 2004
    ..risks and assets, or vulnerabilities and protective factors for the development of competence and psychopathology in adolescence; and it advocates more integrative neurobehavioral research on risk and resilience in adolescent development.
  57. ncbi Twins' Early Development Study (TEDS): a multivariate, longitudinal genetic investigation of language, cognition and behavior problems from childhood through adolescence
    Bonamy R Oliver
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:96-105. 2007
    ..The TEDS dataset is proving valuable in genome-wide association research that tries to identify some of the many genes responsible for the ubiquitous heritability of behavior...
  58. ncbi Risk and promotive factors in families, schools, and communities: a contextual model of positive youth development in adolescence
    Lise M Youngblade
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Pediatrics 119:S47-53. 2007
    ..a contextual model derived from positive youth-development theory by examining the association of family, school, and community risk and promotive factors, with several outcome indices of both positive and negative adolescent development.
  59. ncbi Father absence and adolescent development: a review of the literature
    Leah East
    School of Nursing, Family and Community Health, College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Child Health Care 10:283-95. 2006
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  60. ncbi Age-related reduction in dopamine D1 receptors in the human brain: from late childhood to adulthood, a positron emission tomography study
    A Jucaite
    Department of Woman and Child Health, Stockholm Brain Institute, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuroscience 167:104-10. 2010
    ..The present PET-study provides new evidence on the development of D1DR in humans in vivo which is of critical importance for understanding of the biology of neurodevelopmental disorders...
  61. ncbi The relations between white matter and declarative memory in older children and adolescents
    Donald J Mabbott
    Program in Neuroscience and Mental Health, Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Res 1294:80-90. 2009
    ..Our findings support the role of white matter in facilitating connectivity between cerebral regions important for declarative memory...
  62. ncbi Variation in relative fat distribution associated with maturational timing: The Wrocław Growth study
    Sławomir Kozieł
    Institute of Anthropology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wrocław, Poland
    Ann Hum Biol 32:691-701. 2005
    ..The data suggest that early maturing subjects accumulate more subcutaneous adipose tissue on the lower trunk compared with later maturing peers of the same age and sex...
  63. ncbi Qualitative evaluation of the training program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Hong Kong, PRC
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 22:413-23. 2010
    ..This qualitative evaluation study provides support for the effectiveness of the training program in the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong...
  64. ncbi The Cardiff Study of all Wales and North West of England Twins (CaStANET): a longitudinal research program of child and adolescent development
    Marianne B M van den Bree
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:13-23. 2007
    ....
  65. ncbi Training evaluation of the Secondary 3 Training Program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong
    Daniel T L Shek
    Department of Applied Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Hong Kong, PR China
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 23:333-9. 2011
    ..A.T.H.S. generated positive reactions, enhanced learning, and desired behavioral changes in the program participants...
  66. pmc Adolescence: what do transmission, transition, and translation have to do with it?
    B J Casey
    Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 1300 York Avenue, Box 140, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Neuron 67:749-60. 2010
    ..This review examines changes in explorative and emotive behaviors during the transition into and out of adolescence and the underlying neurobiological bases in the context of adaptive and maladaptive functions...
  67. ncbi Positive youth development programs targeting students with greater psychosocial needs: a replication
    Tak Lan Lee
    Department of Applied Social Studies, City University of Hong Kong
    ScientificWorldJournal 10:261-72. 2010
    ..The present study provides support for the effectiveness of the Tier 2 Program of the Project P.A.T.H.S. in Hong Kong for the Full Implementation Phase...
  68. ncbi Bonding as a positive youth development construct: conceptual bases and implications for curriculum development
    Tak Yan Lee
    Department ofApplied Social Studies, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:483-92. 2006
    ..This article contributes to the construction of a service construct and provides a direction for curriculum planning that assists adolescents to develop bonding with significant others...
  69. ncbi Maturation of personality in adolescence
    Theo A Klimstra
    Research Centre Adolescent Development, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Pers Soc Psychol 96:898-912. 2009
    ..For all change facets, the authors found evidence for gender differences in the timing of adolescent personality maturation, as girls were found to mature earlier than boys...
  70. ncbi Maturity assessment and curve progression in girls with idiopathic scoliosis
    James O Sanders
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, 1645 West 8th Street, Erie, PA 16505, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:64-73. 2007
    ..It is not certain which of these indicators correlates most strongly with scoliosis progression. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate various maturity measurements and how they relate to scoliosis progression...
  71. pmc Double burden of iron deficiency in infancy and low socioeconomic status: a longitudinal analysis of cognitive test scores to age 19 years
    Betsy Lozoff
    Center for Human Growth and Development, and Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:1108-13. 2006
    ..To assess change in cognitive functioning after iron deficiency in infancy, depending on socioeconomic status (SES; middle vs low)...
  72. ncbi Genetic and environmental factors in relative weight from birth to age 18: the Swedish young male twins study
    K Silventoinen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:615-21. 2007
    ..To investigate the contributions of genetic and environmental factors to the development of relative weight during the growth period...
  73. ncbi Meat supplementation improves growth, cognitive, and behavioral outcomes in Kenyan children
    Charlotte G Neumann
    Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Nutr 137:1119-23. 2007
    ..This is the first randomized, controlled feeding study to examine the effect of meat- vs. milk- vs. plant-based snacks on functional outcomes in children...
  74. ncbi Teen mothers and their teenaged children: the reciprocity of developmental trajectories
    Lee SmithBattle
    School of Nursing, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 29:351-65. 2006
    ..This emic view shows how teens respond to the challenges of adolescence shaped by mothers' agency, family practices, class, and culture...
  75. ncbi Interpopulation variation in height among children 7 to 18 years of age
    Jere D Haas
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 27:S212-23. 2006
    ....
  76. ncbi [Little heroes in distress]
    R Neutzling
    Gesundheitswesen 66:S61-70. 2004
    ..Such demands made on adolescent boys by an inconsiderate environment can have incalculable consequences on their psychosocial potentials and on their physical and mental health and well-being...
  77. ncbi Adolescents' resilience as a self-regulatory process: promising themes for linking intervention with developmental science
    Thomas J Dishion
    Child and Family Center, University of Oregon, 377 Straub Hall, Eugene, Oregon 97401, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:125-38. 2006
    ..The construct of self-regulation also provides an excellent target for strategies aimed to improve child and adolescent adjustment in problematic environments and stressful circumstances...
  78. ncbi Anthropometric parameters and sexual maturation in 12- to 15-year-old Estonian boys
    Gudrun Veldre
    Institute of Zoology and Hydrobiology Centre for Physical Anthropology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Anthropol Anz 62:203-15. 2004
    ..Mostly length and breadth/length parameters change during the studied age period in respect to sexual development subgroups of boys. The skinfold thicknesses were not changed or even decreased...
  79. ncbi Adiposity in adolescents: change in actual BMI works better than change in BMI z score for longitudinal studies
    Catherine S Berkey
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:44-50. 2007
    ..Alternatively, we can directly analyze BMI change (Delta BMI). We compare these two widely used measures of change in adiposity...
  80. ncbi Pubertal course of persistently short children born small for gestational age (SGA) compared with idiopathic short children born appropriate for gestational age (AGA)
    Liora Lazar
    Institute for Endocrinology and Diabetes, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Eur J Endocrinol 149:425-32. 2003
    ..Few data are available on the pubertal development of children born small for gestational age (SGA) who fail to show catch-up growth...
  81. ncbi The morphology of the medial gastrocnemius in typically developing children and children with spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy
    Ritu Malaiya
    One Small Step Gait Laboratory, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 17:657-63. 2007
    ..0001). The MG is short and small in the paretic limb of children with SHCP. The altered morphology is not due to a decrease in fascicle length. We suggest that MG deformity in SHCP is caused by lack of cross-sectional growth...
  82. ncbi Body mass index of Kuwaiti adolescents aged 10-14 years: reference percentiles and curves
    A N Al-Isa
    Department of Community Medicine and Behavioural Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kuwait, Kuwait
    East Mediterr Health J 14:333-43. 2008
    ..At higher centiles, the BMI of girls was almost always higher than boys. The data were compared with the United States National Center for Health Statistics standards and data from Saudi Arabian and Iranian adolescents...
  83. ncbi Somatic development long after the Fontan operation: factors influencing catch-up growth
    Masamichi Ono
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1199-206. 2007
    ..To understand the long-term effects of this operation, we followed somatic development for up to 15 years...
  84. ncbi Cognitive progression in epilepsy
    Michael Seidenberg
    Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:445-54. 2007
    ..Several important methodological issues of this literature are highlighted and areas which require more investigation are identified...
  85. ncbi Bullying: emotional and physical terrorism
    Byron Y Newman
    Optometry 78:567-8. 2007
  86. ncbi Editorial: Answering questions in developmental science: separating the wheat from the chaff
    Daniel S Pine
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1157-9. 2007
  87. ncbi To give or not to give: children's and adolescents' sharing and moral negotiations in economic decision situations
    Michaela Gummerum
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development
    Child Dev 79:562-76. 2008
    ..The youngest participants justified offers more frequently by referring to simple distribution principles. Older participants employed more complex reasons to justify deviations from allocation principles...
  88. ncbi Genetic regulation of growth from birth to 18 years of age: the Swedish young male twins study
    Karri Silventoinen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Hum Biol 20:292-8. 2008
    ..These results suggest that genetic regulation of growth is rather uniform, which is encouraging for further efforts to identify genes affecting growth...
  89. ncbi Secular changes in stature and body mass index for Chinese youth in sixteen major cities, 1950s-2005
    Cheng Ye Ji
    Institute of Child and Adolescent Health, Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing, China
    Am J Hum Biol 20:530-7. 2008
    ..Effective preventive strategies and measures should be taken to prevent the progressive increase in the prevalence of childhood obesity accompanying this trend...
  90. pmc Childhood and adolescent predictors of heavy drinking and alcohol use disorders in early adulthood: a longitudinal developmental analysis
    Michelle M Englund
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Addiction 103:23-35. 2008
    ..To identify childhood and adolescent factors differentiating heavy alcohol users in early adulthood from more moderate users or abstainers...
  91. ncbi The development of prosocial behaviour in children and adolescents: a twin study
    Jane Scourfield
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:927-35. 2004
    ..The influences on these individual differences have not previously been examined in children and adolescents using multiple raters in a genetically informative design...
  92. pmc The role of afterschool settings in positive youth development
    Emilie Phillips Smith
    J Adolesc Health 41:219-20. 2007
  93. pmc Social outcomes in childhood brain disorder: a heuristic integration of social neuroscience and developmental psychology
    Keith Owen Yeates
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Center for Biobehavioral Health, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus, OH, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:535-56. 2007
    ..It also may engender more precise methods of measuring impairments and disabilities in children with brain disorder and suggest ways to promote their social adaptation...
  94. pmc Forty years trends in timing of pubertal growth spurt in 157,000 Danish school children
    Lise Aksglaede
    University Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 3:e2728. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to determine if the age at onset of pubertal growth spurt (OGS) and at peak height velocity (PHV) during puberty show secular trends during four decades in a large cohort of school children...
  95. ncbi Mental health promotion and socio-economic disadvantage: lessons from substance abuse, violence and crime prevention and child health
    J W Toumbourou
    School of Psychology, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria
    Health Promot J Austr 18:184-90. 2007
    ..Mental health promotion aimed at populations with low socio-economic status (SES) may benefit by investigating prevention strategies that effectively address related child and adolescent problems...
  96. ncbi It takes nine days to iron a shirt: the development of cognitive estimation skills in school age children
    Brian T Harel
    University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 13:309-18. 2007
    ....
  97. ncbi Speech rate and fluency in children and adolescents
    Isabel Pavao Martins
    Language Research Laboratory, I M M, Lisbon Faculty of Medicine, Hospital de Sta Maria, Lisboa, Portugal
    Child Neuropsychol 13:319-32. 2007
    ..These results indicate that the interpretation of disorders of speech fluency in childhood must incorporate age appropriate norms...
  98. ncbi Explaining developmental reversals in false memory
    C J Brainerd
    Cornell University, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:442-8. 2007
    ..A control experiment ruled out the hypothesis that these results were due to young children having generic deficits in forming relations among list items...
  99. ncbi Quantitative reference curves for associated movements in children and adolescents
    Theo Gasser
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Dev Med Child Neurol 49:608-14. 2007
    ..There is a decrease of AMs with age depending on the complexity of tasks. Females showed consistently fewer AMs than males, whereas only minor side differences were shown...
  100. pmc Why do children from socioeconomically disadvantaged families suffer from poor health when they reach adulthood? A life-course study
    Maria Melchior
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 166:966-74. 2007
    ..No single risk factor emerged as the prime explanation, suggesting that the processes mediating the link between childhood low SES and adult poor health are multifactorial...
  101. ncbi Data on pubertal development in Greek boys. A longitudinal study
    Kyratsoula Pantsiotou
    National Health Service, Endocrine Clinic Athens, Greece
    Hormones (Athens) 6:148-51. 2007
    ..We present data from a longitudinal study on height, weight, BMI and age at the different pubertal stages in Greek boys...

Research Grants71

  1. Understanding/ Treating Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Pediatric Physical Illness
    Eva Szigethy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Parenting, Adolescent Self-Regulation, and Risk-Taking Across Cultures
    Jennifer E Lansford; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It will inform theories of the nature of adolescent development and will shape interventions to prevent health-compromising and illegal risky behaviors.
  3. Race-based social stress and health trajectories from adolescence to adulthood
    Jacquelynne S Eccles; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Using the Maryland Adolescent Development in Context Study (MADICS) we propose to complement existing psychosocial, mental, and physical health data ..
  4. Emotion Regulation in Adolescence: A Social Affective Neuroscience Approach
    JENNIFER S contact SILK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..emotion regulation has been identified as a critical yet poorly understood domain in normative child and adolescent development and in the development of problems in mental health, drug and alcohol abuse, and risk-taking and reckless ..
  5. Mechanisms underlying sexually differentiated brain remodeling during adolescence
    Cheryl L Sisk; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in the face of remodeling of the adolescent brain or for creating new sex differences that emerge during adolescent development. Using timed injections of bromo-deoxyuridine (BrdU) coupled with immunohistochemistry for markers of ..
  6. Genetic by Context Influence on Trajectories of Adolescent Health Risk Behaviors
    Vangie A Foshee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..is crucial for developing effective public health and individualized programs to promote healthy adolescent development. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Genetic by Context Influence on Trajectories of Adolescent Health Risk Behaviors ..
  7. Depression and Insulin Resistance in Adolescents
    LAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The PI, Dr. Lauren Shomaker, is a child clinical psychologist whose background in adolescent development/psychopathology, eating behavior, and pediatric obesity/obesity related health co-morbidities is uniquely ..
  8. Depression and Insulin Resistance in Adolescents
    LAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The PI, Dr. Lauren Shomaker, is a child clinical psychologist whose background in adolescent development/psychopathology, eating behavior, and pediatric obesity/obesity- related health co-morbidities is uniquely ..
  9. Genetic Susceptibility to Mercury Toxicity in Children
    James S Woods; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..susceptibility in boys and girls to mercury toxicity throughout the period from childhood through adolescent development. This study addresses a long-term public health goal aimed at stratifying risk to chemical toxicity based ..
  10. Effects of a neighborhood experiment on adolescent female psychological distress
    THERESA LOUISE OSYPUK; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Yet prior MTO analyses have not fully integrated theoretical understanding of female adolescent development to motivate the empirical analyses...
  11. Effects of a housing policy experiment on youth behavioral problems
    THERESA LOUISE OSYPUK; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Yet prior MTO analyses have not integrated theoretical understanding of adolescent development to motivate empirical analyses...
  12. Longitudinal Imaging of Frontal Cortex Afferents in a Mouse Model of Anxiety
    LINDA E WILBRECHT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..art longitudinal in vivo imaging of synapse formation (Aim 1) and optogenetic tools (Aim 2) to probe the adolescent development of long range afferents from the PRH and BLA to the cingulated cortex in BDNF val66met knocking mice (Chen ..
  13. Reward-related Brain Functioning as an Endophenotype for Depression
    Thomas M Olino; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research Scientist Development Award (MRSDA) is to train the candidate in affective neuroscience and adolescent development relevant to understanding the role of positive emotionality, a potential endophenotype, in the development ..
  14. Adolescent Conflict, Physiological Stress, and Risky Health Behaviors
    LAUREN ANNE SPIES; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..symptoms to gain a more thorough understanding of how to integrate these constructs within the context of adolescent development. The proposed study builds on an ongoing longitudinal project that provides multiple waves of data of IC ..
  15. Gender-Dependent Effects of Stress During Adolescence on Adult Brain and Behavior
    KALYNN MARIE SCHULZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Despite the known relationships between stress exposure during prenatal and adolescent development and mental illness, whether prenatal stress exposure increases sensitivity to stress during adolescence is ..
  16. HPA Reactivity and Diurnal Patterns Associated with Adolescent Anxiety/Depression
    Marilyn J Essex; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..will be recruited from the Wisconsin Study of Families and Work, a longitudinal community study of child/adolescent development (N=417)...
  17. Methyl Mercury Effect on Adolescent Development Renewal
    Philip W Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This application is a competing renewal of Grant 5-R01ES008442 entitled "Methyl Mercury Effects on Adolescent Development." The Seychelles Child development Study (SCDS) has been testing the hypothesis that methyl mercury (MeHg) ..
  18. Information Technology Enabled Treatment of Adolescent Depression
    Thomas J McLaughlin; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..costs that inadequately treated adolescent Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) has on the course of adolescent development and society as a whole...
  19. Facilitating Advancement in the Social Sciences
    CARRIE L SAETERMOE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Program faculty from Psychology, Chicana/o Studies, Child and Adolescent Development, Family and Consumer Sciences and Sociology participate in research laboratories related to, for example, ..
  20. Promoting Teen Health: A Web-based Intervention to Prevent Risky Driving
    CATHERINE CLAIRE MCDONALD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The overall goal of the K99 is to gain advanced research training in attention and adolescent development, driving outcome measures, intervention development, and randomized controlled trials (RCT) methodology in ..
  21. Development of a Syndemic Model Among Gay/Bisexual Male Adolescents/Young Adults
    Douglas Bruce; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In order to achieve these goals, I propose to develop and apply skills in the areas of adolescent development, psychosocial scale development and validation, latent class analysis and mixed models. Dr...
  22. Economic Stress & Child Development Across 3 Generations
    Tricia K Neppl; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..RELEVANCE: Clarification of the intertwining of social, economic, and personal influences on child and adolescent development has the potential for enormous public health benefits, especially during times of economic crisis of the ..
  23. Intrinsic Circadian Period: Development Delayed Phase and Genetic Associations
    Mary A Carskadon; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Study 1 examines the hypothesis that intrinsic circadian period lengthens across adolescent development and then shortens in young adulthood...
  24. Variability in Brain Function Underlying Motivated Behavior in Adolescence
    Beatriz Luna; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Incorporating imaging genetics with brain-imaging studies during adolescent development can help clarify known age-related differences in reward processing and cognitive control as well as ..
  25. Cervical, Anal &Oral HPV Persistence/Adolescent Girls
    NICOLAS SCHLECHT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for break-through HPV infections, as well as integrate a new aim to evaluate psychosocial elements of adolescent development and high-risk behaviors in teens...
  26. Pubertal Organization of Brain and Behavior
    Cheryl L Sisk; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A fundamental but unanswered question about normal adolescent development is which of these two aspects of adolescent maturation are governed by pubertal gonadal hormones and which ..
  27. East African Immigrant Females: Adolescent Developmental Protective/Risk Factors
    EMILY KENNEDY GREEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..frameworks acknowledge the unique strengths, protective factors and risk factors contributing to adolescent development. Screening tools, treatment and intervention plans, as well as community programs that integrate these ..
  28. Cervical, Anal &Oral HPV Persistence/Adolescent Girls
    NICOLAS SCHLECHT; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..factors for break-through HPV infections, and integrate a new aim to evaluate psychosocial elements of adolescent development and risk behaviors in high-risk teens...
  29. The Role of Place on the Co-occurrence of ATOD Use and Violence Among Youth
    Sarah A Stoddard; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I will be mentored by experts in adolescent development, adolescent substance use, spatial analysis, and intervention development and implementation...
  30. Development of Defensive Behavior and Social Stress Consequences
    RITA VALENTINO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..characterize the neurobehavioral responses to, and consequences of, social stress at different stages of adolescent development compared to adulthood...
  31. Embryo Transfer for the Study of Transgenerational Modifications in Morphine Sens
    Elizabeth M Byrnes; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is to develop, refine, and implement non-surgical embryo transfer in females exposed to morphine during adolescent development. This technique will then be used to delineate offspring effects that are directly mediated by ..
  32. Adolescent development of emotion regulation mechanisms
    JENNIFER ASHLEY SILVERS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  33. Combinations of genetic and environmental risk for externalization in adolescence
    ERIC NATHAN TURKHEIMER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..datasets: The Australian Twin Registry, The Virginia 30,000, Add Health, and the Nonshared Environment and Adolescent Development project...
  34. Gains and Losses: Reward Processing in Pediatric Major Depressive Disorder
    KATHERINE ROSE LUKING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The current proposal tests the hypothesis that pre-puberty children (7-10 years) with MDD, prior to adolescent development of reward systems, are hyper-responsive to punishments and hypo-responsive to rewards compared to healthy ..
  35. Parenting and Adolescent Risk Behaviors in Context
    Christopher R Browning; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..on Human Development in Chicago Neighborhoods (PHDCN) - an innovative study designed specifically to study adolescent development in the context of urban neighborhoods - we will address the following research questions using multilevel ..
  36. Family Therapy for Adolescent Depression: Deployment Focused Development, Phase 1
    Lisa B Sheeber; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The treatment will be based on the latest research on adolescent development and depression...
  37. Emergence of Gender Inequitable Practice in Adolescence
    Elizabeth Miller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Innovations are first, a transdisciplinary approach, which combines gender theory, adolescent development, and community-partnered research to conduct an analysis of gender Inequitable practice in adolescence;..
  38. Developmental Pathways to Suicide Attempt
    Holly C Wilcox; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Improvement in the ability to predict suicide attempts through the identification of specific risk and protective factors experienced over the course of child and adolescent development is an important goal for the prevention of suicide.
  39. Health trajectories from age 12-32: Disparities, discrimination, &socialization
    Jacquelynne S Eccles; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Using the Maryland Adolescent Development in Context Study - a nationally-recognized, 8-wave, longitudinal study of family, school, neighborhood, ..
  40. Under Age Drinking in Latino Youth
    James J Jaccard; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The time span encompasses the transition from middle school to high school, a crucial period in adolescent development. Data will be collected from both mothers and adolescents...
  41. Understanding how Marital Satisfaction is Linked to Partners'Wellbeing
    Briana N Horwitz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed research will use existing data from two complimentary samples: the Nonshared Environment in Adolescent Development (NEAD;R01MH43373, R01MH48825, and R01MH59014) project: a longitudinal sample of spouses in middle and ..
  42. EEG Biomarkers of Psychosis Risk and Adolescent Neurodevelopment
    Peter Bachman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..arise with respect to the appearance of frank psychotic symptoms and with respect to landmarks in typical adolescent development remains unknown...
  43. Family Therapy for Adolescent Bulimia Nervosa
    Daniel le Grange; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..sophisticated statistical techniques for longitudinal data analysis, more in-depth knowledge of child and adolescent development and mentoring to conduct an independent controlled treatment trial in adolescent BN...
  44. "Differential Effects of Methamphetamine and Cocaine"
    Glen R Hanson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..models will inform issues such as: (i) adolescent drug abuse vulnerability;(ii) impact of METH use during adolescent development;and (iii) the persistent impact of METH-related neurotoxicity during adulthood...
  45. Contextual Risk Factors for Substance Use in Adolescent Reservation-Dwelling Amer
    NICHEA SOLOMON SPILLANE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The career development plan consists of mentored training in measurement development, adolescent development as it relates to substance use, adolescent American Indian substance use research, qualitative and ..
  46. Abused and non-abused females'high-risk online behaviors: Impact on development
    Jennie G Noll; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..internet safety campaigns by providing objective HRIBs prevalence rates and articulating their impact on adolescent development. By focusing on the high-risk group of sexually abused adolescents and testing a conceptual model which ..
  47. Consequences of Adolescent Substance Use on the Development of Impulse Control
    Donald M Dougherty; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to, or is the result of, substance use and whether poor impulse control and substance use interact across adolescent development to produce increasingly negative outcomes...
  48. Adolescent Maturation of Brain Network Integration for Executive Control Ability
    Michael C Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Moreover, the relationship between brain activity and executive test performance changes during typical adolescent development is virtually unexamined...
  49. Positive Behavior Support and the Prevention of Adolescent Problems
    JEFFREY RICHARD SPRAGUE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The research will contribute to our basic understanding of early adolescent development at the same time that it provides a rigorous test of a highly promising preventive intervention...
  50. Isolating Targets with Existing Data to Prevent Teen Drug Use in Child Welfare
    DORIAN E TRAUBE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to determine the prevalence and impact of substance use, predictors of substance abuse over the course of adolescent development, and the role that current child welfare services play in ameliorating substance use and abuse...
  51. Longitudinal imaging in adolescents prodromal for schizophrenia
    Tiziano Colibazzi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The PI will receive intensive training in advanced neuroimaging techniques, adolescent development as well as in the neurobiology of schizophrenia and of its prodrome. Under the mentorship of Dr...
  52. White Matter Integrity, Drug Use, and Risk Taking in Adolescence
    Joanna Jacobus; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..delinquency, yet limited studies have explored the relationship between WM changes and risk taking during adolescent development. Therefore, this study will utilize diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) to examine the influence of WM ..
  53. IBSC Determinants of Executive Function and Dysfunction
    MARIE BANICH; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..clinical psychology, behavior genetics, cognitive neuroscience, physics, computer science, and child and adolescent development. Increased understanding of executive function is highly relevant for mental health, as aspects of it are ..
  54. Online Social Networks and Risky Sexual Behavior in Maltreated Adolescents
    Sonya Negriff; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The sample will be drawn from an ongoing longitudinal study of maltreatment on adolescent development. Data on pubertal development, sexual activity, and substance use were obtained at four waves of ..
  55. Relating brain maturation to impulse control and substance use development
    Donald M Dougherty; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..mechanisms underlying relationships observed between impulse control and substance use disorders across adolescent development. This is an opportunity to study the etiology of adolescent substance use by examining neurobiological ..
  56. Linking Parent Drug Use and Child Development Across Three Generations
    KARL GORDON HILL; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to examine the effects and mechanisms of action of parental and grandparental drug use on child and adolescent development. We seek 5 years of support to collect and analyze data on the children of the members of the Seattle ..
  57. Parent Socialization and School Engagement as a Mechanism of Resilience for Adole
    Ming Te Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research into these critical contexts of adolescent development could identify important intervention points and targets that will promote positive youth development and ..
  58. Information Technology Enabled Treatment of Adolescent Depression
    Steven Locke; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..costs that inadequately treated adolescent Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) has on the course of adolescent development and society as a whole...
  59. A Telephone-Based Cancer Education & Prevention Intervention for Teens
    KENNETH TERCYAK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..disease, and must take into account the unique biological, behavioral, and social aspects of child and adolescent development. Unfortunately, most teens do not receive age-appropriate information about behavior-cancer/heart disease/..
  60. fMRI of Unconscious Affect Processing in Adolescence
    Deborah Yurgelun Todd; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..fMRI) to examine the neurobiological pathways involved in the unconscious perception of emotion during adolescent development. While undergoing Blood Oxygen Level Dependent (BOLD) fMRI, 48 healthy adolescents ranging in age from 11 ..
  61. INFLUENCES OF NEIGHBORHOOD QUALITY ON YOUTH ADJUSTMENT
    LEE SHUMOW; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..youth and for youth in the neighborhood social controls which are expected to influence directly child and adolescent development. Resources are expected to predict positively youth adjustment...
  62. Physical Abuse and Child Aggression:Role of ANS Arousal
    Elana Gordis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Data collection will be part of a larger R01 grant examining the effects of abuse and neglect on adolescent development. The sample will include 210 abused adolescents identified by the Los Angeles Department of Child and ..
  63. Institute for Translational Research Education (ITRE) in Adolescent Drug Abuse
    JULIE ANN BALDWIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..emotional and behavioral disorders of childhood that, along with drug abuse, have devastating effects on adolescent development. Special attention will be afforded to childhood precursors to drug abuse and mental disorders in middle ..
  64. Web-Based 5 A Day Education for Adolescents
    TARA COUSINEAU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for nutrition and physical activity, as well as theories of behavior change, social learning, and adolescent development. It is well established that poor dietary intake, minimal fruit and vegetable (FandV) consumption, ..
  65. INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA FOR MIDDLE GRADES LIFE SCIENCES
    H Heller; Fiscal Year: 1991
    To form a collaboration among biologists, biomedical scientists, and specialists in adolescent development and science education at Stanford University; film producers, software programmers, and other multimedia specialists at Lucasfilm ..
  66. Development, Positive Affect, and Adolescent Depression
    Erika E Forbes; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..educational aim of the proposed MRSDA, the candidate will (1) learn from expert mentors and consultants on adolescent development, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), neuroimaging data analysis, and longitudinal data analysis;(..
  67. A LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF LEAD EXPOSURE AND DENTAL CARIES
    Gene Watson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..of 15-16 year-olds is currently in its third year of funding (R01 ES08158, Early Exposure to Lead and Adolescent Development, P.I.: K. Dietrich)...
  68. HPA Reactivity, Puberty, & Sex Differences in Depression
    Laura Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..in depression? My Career Development Plan includes training in social and biological influences on adolescent development, nosology and measurement of adolescent depression, statistical methods and ethics...
  69. Social and Cultural Influences on Adolescent Development
    Elizabeth Moje; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  70. Maternal Employment, Low-Income Youth, and Neighborhoods
    LISA GENNETIAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed analyses aim to bridge the empirical findings from two areas of research on adolescent development by focusing on several key features of maternal employment and neighborhood context, in particular, ..
  71. LGBTQ Youth: Developmental Complexity In The Age Of HIV
    DORINDA WELLE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..sexual identify formation for LGBTQ youth, the dimensions of HIV risk, sexual identify formation, and adolescent development remain to be integrated into an LGBTQ developmental model. Building on recent theoretical...