personality development

Summary

Summary: Growth of habitual patterns of behavior in childhood and adolescence.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The rank-order consistency of personality traits from childhood to old age: a quantitative review of longitudinal studies
    B W Roberts
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:3-25. 2000
  2. ncbi Mother-child and father-child mutually responsive orientation in the first 2 years and children's outcomes at preschool age: mechanisms of influence
    Grazyna Kochanska
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    Child Dev 79:30-44. 2008
  3. ncbi Child development and personality disorder
    Patricia Cohen
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:477-93, vii. 2008
  4. ncbi Personality development: stability and change
    Avshalom Caspi
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Center, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, England SE5 8AF, UK
    Annu Rev Psychol 56:453-84. 2005
  5. ncbi Personality development across the life span: longitudinal analyses with a national sample from Germany
    Richard E Lucas
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 101:847-61. 2011
  6. ncbi The impact of ADHD and autism spectrum disorders on temperament, character, and personality development
    Henrik Anckarsater
    Malmo University Hospital, Forensic Psychiatric Clinic, Sege Park 8A, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1239-44. 2006
  7. ncbi Personality development characteristics of women with anorexia nervosa, their healthy siblings and healthy controls: What prevents and what relates to psychopathology?
    Federico Amianto
    Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatry Section, Service for Eating Disorders, Turin University, Turin, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 187:401-8. 2011
  8. ncbi Males on the life-course-persistent and adolescence-limited antisocial pathways: follow-up at age 26 years
    Terrie E Moffitt
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:179-207. 2002
  9. ncbi Prosocial foundations of children's academic achievement
    G V Caprara
    Dipartimento di Psicologia, Via dei Marsi 78, 00185 Roma, Italy
    Psychol Sci 11:302-6. 2000
  10. ncbi Developmental trajectories of externalizing behaviors in childhood and adolescence
    Ilja L Bongers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Child Dev 75:1523-37. 2004

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  1. ncbi The rank-order consistency of personality traits from childhood to old age: a quantitative review of longitudinal studies
    B W Roberts
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:3-25. 2000
    ..7 years. Analysis of moderators of consistency showed that the longitudinal time interval had a negative relation to trait consistency and that temperament dimensions were less consistent than adult personality traits...
  2. ncbi Mother-child and father-child mutually responsive orientation in the first 2 years and children's outcomes at preschool age: mechanisms of influence
    Grazyna Kochanska
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    Child Dev 79:30-44. 2008
    ..Although MRO with both parents correlated with child self-representation, and it correlated with self-regulation, this mediational path was unsupported...
  3. ncbi Child development and personality disorder
    Patricia Cohen
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:477-93, vii. 2008
    ..And of course, childhood conduct disorder is in a peculiar status, disappearing in adulthood to be manifest as a very severe disorder-antisocial PD-in a minority of those with the adolescent disorder...
  4. ncbi Personality development: stability and change
    Avshalom Caspi
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Center, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, England SE5 8AF, UK
    Annu Rev Psychol 56:453-84. 2005
    In this review, we evaluate four topics in the study of personality development where discernible progress has been made since 1995 (the last time the area of personality development was reviewed in this series)...
  5. ncbi Personality development across the life span: longitudinal analyses with a national sample from Germany
    Richard E Lucas
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 101:847-61. 2011
    ..Mean levels of Conscientiousness increased among young adults and then decreased among older adults. Trajectories for Neuroticism were relatively flat, with slight increases during middle age and a slight decline in late life...
  6. ncbi The impact of ADHD and autism spectrum disorders on temperament, character, and personality development
    Henrik Anckarsater
    Malmo University Hospital, Forensic Psychiatric Clinic, Sege Park 8A, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1239-44. 2006
    The authors describe personality development and disorders in relation to symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorders.
  7. ncbi Personality development characteristics of women with anorexia nervosa, their healthy siblings and healthy controls: What prevents and what relates to psychopathology?
    Federico Amianto
    Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatry Section, Service for Eating Disorders, Turin University, Turin, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 187:401-8. 2011
    ..b>Personality development characteristics were assessed using the Attachment Style Questionnaire (ASQ), Temperament and Character ..
  8. ncbi Males on the life-course-persistent and adolescence-limited antisocial pathways: follow-up at age 26 years
    Terrie E Moffitt
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:179-207. 2002
    ..Findings recommend intervention with all aggressive children and with all delinquent adolescents, to prevent a variety of maladjustments in adult life...
  9. ncbi Prosocial foundations of children's academic achievement
    G V Caprara
    Dipartimento di Psicologia, Via dei Marsi 78, 00185 Roma, Italy
    Psychol Sci 11:302-6. 2000
    ..Possible mediating processes by which prosocialness may affect academic achievement and other socially desirable developmental outcomes are proposed...
  10. ncbi Developmental trajectories of externalizing behaviors in childhood and adolescence
    Ilja L Bongers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Child Dev 75:1523-37. 2004
    ..The trajectories found in this study provide a basis against which deviations from the expected developmental course can be identified and classified as deviant or nondeviant...
  11. ncbi Longitudinal interrelationships between frequent geographic relocation and personality development: results from the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Kuan Chia Lin
    National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Taiwan Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 81:285-92. 2011
    ..Increased awareness of the potential interrelationships between frequent geographic relocation and personality development may have positive consequences for adult psychological health.
  12. ncbi Personality development: continuity and change over the life course
    Dan P McAdams
    Department of Psychology, and School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 61:517-42. 2010
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  13. ncbi Capturing the dynamics of identity formation in various ethnic groups: development and validation of a three-dimensional model
    Elisabetta Crocetti
    Department of Educational Sciences, University of Macerata, P O Box Piazzale Luigi Bertelli Contrada Vallebona, 62100 Macerata, Italy
    J Adolesc 31:207-22. 2008
    ..Implications and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  14. ncbi [Impacts of computer- and media usage on the personality development of children and young people]
    D Süss
    HAP Hochschule für Angewandte Psychologie, Fachbereich Kommunikations und Medienpsychologie, Zurich
    Ther Umsch 64:103-8. 2007
    ..If media usage is part of an environment which is adequat for children's wellbeeing, the psychosocial development will not be affected negatively by the media...
  15. ncbi From censure to reinforcement: developmental changes in the association between aggression and social status
    Antonius H N Cillessen
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
    Child Dev 75:147-63. 2004
    ..Implications for the attainment of high status, processes of peer influence on antisocial behavior, and gender differences in the meaning of status are discussed...
  16. ncbi Self-regulatory processes in early personality development: a multilevel approach to the study of childhood social withdrawal and aggression
    Susan D Calkins
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 27402 6164, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:477-98. 2002
    ..Significant gaps remain in our knowledge of the pathways to disordered behavior and the role that self-regulation plays in such pathways. Suggestions are made for the ways in which future longitudinal studies might address these gaps...
  17. ncbi Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and problems in peer relations: predictions from childhood to adolescence
    C L Bagwell
    Department of Psychology, University of Richmond, VA 23173, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1285-92. 2001
    ..Given the developmental significance of peer relations, further research into the causes and treatment of poor social functioning in youths with ADHD is recommended...
  18. ncbi The kids are alright: growth and stability in personality development from adolescence to adulthood
    B W Roberts
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign 61820, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 81:670-83. 2001
    ..The results indicate that the transition from adolescence to young adulthood is marked by continuity of personality and growth toward greater maturity...
  19. ncbi Work experiences and personality development in young adulthood
    Brent W Roberts
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 61820, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:582-93. 2003
    ..The relevance of the findings to theories of personality development is discussed.
  20. ncbi Altruism and antisocial behavior: independent tendencies, unique personality correlates, distinct etiologies
    R F Krueger
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, USA
    Psychol Sci 12:397-402. 2001
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  21. ncbi Observed peer victimization during early elementary school: continuity, growth, and relation to risk for child antisocial and depressive behavior
    James Snyder
    Department of Psychology, Wichita State University, KS 67260, USA
    Child Dev 74:1881-98. 2003
    ..At a short-term group level, antisocial behavior had a lagged suppressive effect on victimization for boys but a facilitating effect for girls...
  22. ncbi Genetic and environmental influences in adolescent peer socialization: evidence from two genetically sensitive designs
    Alessandra C Iervolino
    Institute of Psychiatry, Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Research Center, London, UK
    Child Dev 73:162-74. 2002
    Harris argues that peer relationships are the chief determinants of personality development. Harris's thesis makes the behavioral genetic investigation of peer groups particularly timely...
  23. ncbi A longitudinal study of personality change in young adulthood
    R W Robins
    University of California, Davis, USA
    J Pers 69:617-40. 2001
    ..e. profile) stability. Overall, the findings are consistent with the perspective that personality traits exhibit considerable continuity over time, yet can change in systematic ways...
  24. ncbi Identity-in-context is not yet identity development-in-context
    Harke A Bosma
    Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences, Development of Psychology, University of Groningen, Grote Kruisstraat 2 1, Groningen 9712 TS, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc 31:281-9. 2008
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  25. ncbi Integrating theory-driven and empirically-derived models of personality development and psychopathology: a proposal for DSM V
    Patrick Luyten
    Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:52-68. 2011
    ..findings increasingly suggest that an integration of theory-driven and empirically-derived models of personality development is not only possible, but also has the potential to provide a more comprehensive and clinically-relevant ..
  26. ncbi A developmental contextual perspective on identity construction in emerging adulthood: change dynamics in commitment formation and commitment evaluation
    Koen Luyckx
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Dev Psychol 42:366-80. 2006
    ..Both commitment formation and commitment evaluation were at work in the reorientation group (i.e., students who repeated their freshman year or changed their major). Implications and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  27. ncbi Unpacking commitment and exploration: preliminary validation of an integrative model of late adolescent identity formation
    Koen Luyckx
    Department of Psychology, K U Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, B 3000 Belgium
    J Adolesc 29:361-78. 2006
    ..Exploration in Depth, on the other hand, was positively related to academic adjustment and negatively to substance use. Implications and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  28. pmc Predicting the developmental course of mother-reported monitoring across childhood and adolescence from early proactive parenting, child temperament, and parents' worries
    Gregory S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:206-17. 2007
    ..These findings shed light on factors contributing to continuity and change across development in a key domain of parenting...
  29. ncbi Children's peer selection: experimental examination of the role of self-perceptions
    Jude Cassidy
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:495-508. 2003
    ..Selection of a globally negative peer was associated with attachment-insecurity/maternal-rejection and depressive symptoms...
  30. ncbi [Psychosis sight from the complexity research--a model for the examination of the self organisation of a dysfunctional self]
    Karl Toifl
    Univ Klinik für Neuropsychiatrie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Neuropsychiatr 21:275-83. 2007
    ..Such a dysfunctional self arises in a self organizing process...
  31. ncbi Childhood personality predicts long-term trajectories of shyness and aggressiveness in the context of demographic transitions in emerging adulthood
    Jaap J A Dennissen
    Humboldt University Berlin, Institute for Psychology, Unter den Linden 6, D 10099 Berlin, Germany
    J Pers 76:67-99. 2008
    ..Together, results demonstrate the importance of considering person-environment transactions in explaining both change and stability in personality between childhood and adulthood...
  32. ncbi Maltreatment, attachment, and resilience in the orphans of Duplessis
    Helen Stein
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
    Psychiatry 69:306-13. 2006
  33. ncbi Does adolescent self-esteem predict later life outcomes? A test of the causal role of self-esteem
    Joseph M Boden
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Dev Psychopathol 20:319-39. 2008
    ..It was concluded that the effects of self-esteem during adolescence on later developmental outcomes were weak, and largely explained by the psychosocial context within which self-esteem develops...
  34. ncbi Case studies of the orphans of Duplessis: the power of stories
    Stephen J Cozza
    Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Services, Bethesda, Marylnad, USA
    Psychiatry 69:325-7. 2006
  35. ncbi What modifies the expression of personality tendencies? Defining basic domains of situation variables
    Gerard Saucier
    University of Oregon, OR 97403 1227, USA
    J Pers 75:479-503. 2007
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  36. pmc Childhood adversity and youth depression: influence of gender and pubertal status
    Karen D Rudolph
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:497-521. 2007
    ..Future research will need to identify the specific mechanisms underlying this stress-sensitization process...
  37. ncbi Interpersonal relatedness, self-definition, and their motivational orientation during adolescence: a theoretical and empirical integration
    Golan Shahar
    Department of Psychiatry and the Yale Program for Poverty, Disability, and Urban Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:470-83. 2003
    ..Controlled motivation, predicted by self-criticism and maladaptive neediness, did not predict negative events. Results illustrate the centrality of protective, pleasure-related processes in adaptive adolescent development...
  38. ncbi Interpersonal rejection sensitivity: toward exploration of a construct
    Linda Stafford
    University of Texas, Health Science Center, Houston School of Nursing, Texas 77030, USA Linda Stafford uth tmc edu
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:359-72. 2007
    ..It is hoped that thoughtful exploration of this construct will lead to testable applications for practice...
  39. ncbi Les Enfants de Duplessis: perspectives on trauma and resiliency
    Jon A Shaw
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, USA
    Psychiatry 69:328-32. 2006
  40. ncbi Commentary on "Seven institutionalized children and their adaptation in late adulthood: the children of Duplessis"
    Frank W Putnam
    Mayerson Center for Safe and Healthy Children, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Psychiatry 69:333-5. 2006
  41. ncbi Our adolescents--our future
    Hatim Omar
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 15:1-2. 2003
  42. ncbi The parent-infant dyad and the construction of the subjective self
    Peter Fonagy
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:288-328. 2007
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  43. ncbi The role of chronic peer difficulties in the development of children's psychological adjustment problems
    Gary W Ladd
    Department of Family and Human Development, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 2502, USA
    Child Dev 74:1344-67. 2003
    ..The results highlight the utility of child-by-environment models as a guide for the investigation of processes that antecede psychosocial maladjustment...
  44. ncbi Temperament and adolescent substance use: a transactional analysis of emerging self-control
    Thomas Ashby Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:69-81. 2004
    ..We also suggest that temperament and self-control moderate links between parenting, peer associations, and substance use. Implications of the transactional model for clinical intervention and research are discussed...
  45. ncbi Developmental precipitants of borderline personality disorder
    Abigail A Baird
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:1031-49. 2005
    ..Within this model, adolescence is described as a period of intense change that serves as the tipping point for the onset of borderline personality disorder...
  46. ncbi Attachment representations in adults with congenital blindness: association with maternal interactive behaviors during childhood
    Rita B Ardito
    Department of Psychology, University of Turin, Center for Cognitive Science of Turin, Italy
    Psychol Rep 95:263-74. 2004
    ..Results did not support the hypothesis that directive and overprotective maternal interactive behaviors have a necessarily negative effect on the development of persons with congenital blindness...
  47. ncbi Potential cognitive, parenting, and developmental mediators of the relationship between ADHD and depression
    Rick Ostrander
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 3325, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:89-98. 2006
    ..Implications for designing interventions and prevention strategies for children with ADHD are discussed...
  48. ncbi Interparental discord and child adjustment: prospective investigations of emotional security as an explanatory mechanism
    E Mark Cummings
    University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Child Dev 77:132-52. 2006
    ..Relations between discord and emotional security increased as children moved into adolescence in Study 1. Emotional security was identified as an explanatory mechanism for both internalizing and externalizing problems in children...
  49. ncbi An experimental manipulation of retrospectively defined earned and continuous attachment security
    Glenn I Roisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Child Dev 77:59-71. 2006
    ..Induced mood was unrelated to security versus insecurity...
  50. ncbi Untangling the links of parental responsiveness to distress and warmth to child outcomes
    Maayan Davidov
    University of Toronto, Canada
    Child Dev 77:44-58. 2006
    ..Positive affect regulation mediated between maternal warmth and boys' peer acceptance. The findings support a differentiated approach to positive parenting...
  51. ncbi Relational outcomes of childhood sexual trauma in female survivors: a longitudinal study
    Belle Liang
    Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 1981, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:42-57. 2006
    ..These data can help guide future research on the adult relational outcomes of female CSA survivors, especially among minority populations...
  52. ncbi Parental support, psychological control, and behavioral control: assessing relevance across time, culture, and method
    Brian K Barber
    Department of Child and Family Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Monogr Soc Res Child Dev 70:1-137. 2005
  53. ncbi Psychodynamic assessment of changes in children with autism under psychoanalytic treatment
    Geneviève Haag
    Department of Child Psychiatry, 154 rue de Chatillon, F 35000 Rennes, France
    Int J Psychoanal 86:335-52. 2005
    ..First, the authors describe the principal psychoanalytic approaches to autism and reflect on the links possible with non-psychoanalytic work...
  54. ncbi [Interdependencies between the actual self-image and the actual image of parents in women with anorexia nervosa]
    Beata P Pawłowska
    Katedra i Klinika Psychiatrii AM w Lublinie
    Psychiatr Pol 39:773-83. 2005
    ..The actual images were examined using the Gough and Heilbrun Adjective Check List (ACL), which was completed by the patients three times following the instruction: "I am", "my mother is", "my father is"...
  55. ncbi Adolescents' attachment representations and developmental tasks in emerging adulthood
    Miri Scharf
    Faculty of Education, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Dev Psychol 40:430-44. 2004
    ..The results highlight the importance of attachment representations in shaping an individual's developmental trajectory...
  56. ncbi Aversive parenting in China: associations with child physical and relational aggression
    David A Nelson
    Brigham Young University, UT 84602, USA
    Child Dev 77:554-72. 2006
    ..Findings extend our understanding of relational aggression and the meaning of aversive parenting, particularly within the Chinese cultural context...
  57. ncbi When disaster becomes commonplace reaction of children and adolescents to prolonged terrorist attacks in Israel
    Shlomo A Sharlin
    The Center for Research and Study of the Family, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Haifa, Israel
    Soc Work Health Care 43:95-114. 2006
    ..Terror that has become habitual becomes negligible. Children learn to adjust to loss without experiencing grief...
  58. ncbi Differing profiles of developmental experiences across types of organized youth activities
    Reed W Larson
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:849-63. 2006
    ..Youth reported all of these positive developmental experiences to occur significantly more often in youth programs than during school classes...
  59. ncbi Working with parentification: implications for clients and counselling psychologists
    Antonietta DiCaccavo
    School of Psychology, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
    Psychol Psychother 79:469-78. 2006
    ..The paper concludes by emphasising the importance of personal therapy and supportive working environments for the well-being of counselling psychologists and consequently that of their clients...
  60. ncbi The miniaturization of expression in the development of emotional self-regulation
    Manfred Holodynski
    Department of Psychology, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    Dev Psychol 40:16-28. 2004
    ..Results are discussed in relation to the major developmental trend toward creating a mental level of self-regulation--first described by Vygotsky...
  61. pmc Thinking about children's attachments
    C A Rees
    Tyndalls Park Children s Centre, 31 Tyndalls Park Road, Bristol BS8 1PH, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:1058-65. 2005
    ..The current under-representation of attachment in paediatric education, practice, and research needs to be rectified...
  62. ncbi Parenting and development of one-year-olds: links with parental, contextual, and child characteristics
    Hedwig J A van Bakel
    Department of Developmental Psychology, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Child Dev 73:256-73. 2002
    ..Belsky's claim that parents' personal resources are most effective and child characteristics are least effective in buffering the parenting system was not empirically confirmed...
  63. ncbi The construction of experience: a longitudinal study of representation and behavior
    Elizabeth A Carlson
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Child Dev 75:66-83. 2004
    ..Findings support an organizational developmental view that socioemotional adaptation arises from the progressive construction of mutually informing expectations and experience...
  64. ncbi Holism, contextual variability, and the study of friendships in adolescent development
    Robert Crosnoe
    Department of Sociology and Population Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, 78712 1088, USA
    Child Dev 75:264-79. 2004
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  65. ncbi Temperament and developmental pathways to conduct problems
    Paul J Frick
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:54-68. 2004
    ..Importantly, these 2 processes may designate children who develop conduct problems through distinct causal pathways and, as a result, could help to explain some of the subtypes of antisocial youth reported in past research...
  66. ncbi Risky and protective contexts and exposure to violence in urban African American young adolescents
    Maryse H Richards
    Department of Psychology, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:138-48. 2004
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  67. ncbi The role of social stressors and interpersonal orientation in explaining the longitudinal relation between externalizing and depressive symptoms
    Stephanie A Little
    Psychology Department, Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH 45501, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:432-43. 2005
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  68. ncbi Earned-secure attachment status in retrospect and prospect
    Glenn L Roisman
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Child Dev 73:1204-19. 2002
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  69. ncbi Parenting, motivation, and the development of children's coping
    Ellen Skinner
    Portland State University, USA
    Nebr Symp Motiv 48:77-143. 2002
  70. ncbi Inhibited and aggressive preschool children at 23 years of age: personality and social transitions into adulthood
    Jens B Asendorpf
    Department of Psychology, Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Dev Psychol 44:997-1011. 2008
    ..The results suggest delayed social transitions without internalizing problems for most male and female inhibited children and a significant long-term risk of an externalizing profile for aggressive children...
  71. ncbi Developmental experiences of child sexual abusers and rapists
    Dominique A Simons
    Colorado Department of Corrections, Canon City, CO, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 32:549-60. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to identify the distinct developmental experiences associated with child sexual abuse and rape...
  72. ncbi Developmental trajectories of proactive and reactive aggression from fifth to ninth grade
    Paula J Fite
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:412-21. 2008
    ..However, 1-year cross-lagged paths indicated that proactive aggression predicted increases in delinquency, not vice versa...
  73. ncbi Prediction of three social cognitive-motivational structure types
    A J Malerstein
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Psychol Rep 89:371-85. 2001
    ..01). Findings were consonant with the idea that CMS type formation is influenced at about Age 9 and sufficiently established to be recognized at Age 15...
  74. ncbi The relation of parental practices and self-conceptions to young adolescent problem behaviors and substance use
    Z Raboteg-Sarić
    Institute of Social Sciences Ivo Pilar, Marulicev trg 19, Zagreb, Croatia
    Nord J Psychiatry 55:203-9. 2001
    ..Parental involvement and supervision of children's day-to-day activities seem particularly important in socializing children's behavior at the time of early adolescence...
  75. pmc Stability and change in personality traits from late adolescence to early adulthood: a longitudinal twin study
    Daniel M Blonigen
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Elliott Hall, 75 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0344, USA
    J Pers 76:229-66. 2008
    ..Findings correspond with prior evidence of a normative trend toward growth and maturity in personality during emerging adulthood...
  76. ncbi [Familial body concepts and illness attributions in primary headache in childhood and adolescence]
    Matthias Ochs
    Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Psychosomatische Klinik, Abteilung für Medizinische Psychologie, Bergheimer Str 20, 69115 Heidelberg
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 51:209-23. 2002
    ..These results are illustrated with the aid of case reports and are discussed as an indication that the exploration of family body concepts and attribution preferences may be clinically useful in the treatment of pediatric headache...
  77. ncbi Assessment of genetic and environmental influences on differential ratings of within-family experiences and relationships in twins
    R Carbonneau
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Medical College of Virginia of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Psychol Med 32:729-41. 2002
    ..Although there is evidence that genetic factors influence individual differences in environmental risk exposure, there are few findings on genetic effects on differential parenting. The present study sought to examine this issue...
  78. ncbi The leopard cannot change his spots, or can he? Culture and the development of lay theories of change
    Li Jun Ji
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 34:613-22. 2008
    ..This was true for questions starting with an extremely positive or negative state and those starting with a neutral state. Reasons for cultural and developmental differences were discussed...
  79. ncbi Correlates of the categories of adolescent attachment styles: Perceived rearing, family function, early life events, and personality
    Nao Tanaka
    Department of Clinical Behavioral Sciences Psychological Medicine, Kumamoto University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto, Japan
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:65-74. 2008
    ..To identify the psychosocial correlates of adolescents...
  80. ncbi Clinical and developmental dimensions of hate
    H P Blum
    American Psychoanalytic Association, Los Angeles, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 45:358-75. 1997
    ..When excessive and unmodulated, hate interferes with object relations and personality development. Paradoxically, hate may also subserve adaptation and personality organization...
  81. ncbi As the wheel turns: a centennial reflection on Freud's Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality
    Ethel Spector Person
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 53:1257-82. 2005
    ..For Freud, libido was the major force in personality development, and he posited sexual conflicts as the heart of neuroses, sexual fixations as the essence of perversions...
  82. ncbi Better psychological functioning and higher social status may largely explain the apparent health benefits of wine: a study of wine and beer drinking in young Danish adults
    E L Mortensen
    Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Institute of Preventive Medicine, Kommunehospitalet, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Arch Intern Med 161:1844-8. 2001
    ..Findings from a recent series of Danish studies suggest that moderate wine drinkers are healthier than those who drink other alcoholic beverages or those who abstain...
  83. ncbi The development of personality disorders: perspectives from normal personality development in childhood and adolescence
    Rebecca L Shiner
    Department of Psychology, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:715-34. 2009
    ..understood, but clues to these pathways come from recent research on personality disorders and normal personality development in childhood and adolescence...
  84. ncbi [The psychology of suffering]
    J Makselon
    Papieska Akademia Teologiczna, Katedra Psychologii Religii, Krakow
    Folia Med Cracov 39:59-66. 1998
    ..in the life and personality of a human being; it can cause a personality degradation or can further a personality development. Therefore, we can speak of the ambivalent character of suffering...
  85. ncbi Tracking the trajectory of shame, guilt, and pride across the life span
    Ulrich Orth
    Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Pers Soc Psychol 99:1061-71. 2010
    ..Overall, the findings support the maturity principle of personality development and suggest that as people age they become more prone to experiencing psychologically adaptive self-..
  86. ncbi How to work with dreams in psychodrama: developmental therapy from an existential-dialectical viewpoint
    L M Verhofstadt-Denève
    University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Group Psychother 45:405-35. 1995
    ..based on self-reflection in relation to dialectic processes, existential questions, self-evaluations, and personality development. The theoretical introduction is followed by a description of the basic elements, techniques, and stages ..
  87. ncbi Pathological mechanisms of acne with special emphasis on Propionibacterium acnes and related therapy
    Uta Jappe
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Derm Venereol 83:241-8. 2003
    Acne is a common disease that in cases of extreme disfiguration can have severe consequences for the personality development of young people and is associated with a relatively high prevalence of depression and suicide...
  88. ncbi The relation of childhood personality types to adolescent behavior and development: a longitudinal study of Icelandic children
    D Hart
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey 08102, USA
    Dev Psychol 33:195-205. 1997
    ..In contrast to the other 2 types, children classified as undercontrolled showed an increase in aggressive behavior in adolescence. Implications of the findings for research on personality development are discussed.
  89. ncbi The development of animal personality: relevance, concepts and perspectives
    Judy Stamps
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 85:301-25. 2010
    ..Here, we provide a framework for studying personality development that focuses on the properties of animal personality, and considers how and why these properties may ..
  90. ncbi A structural-developmental psychodynamic approach to psychopathology: two polarities of experience across the life span
    Sidney J Blatt
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:793-814. 2009
    ..structural developmental perspective that establishes conceptual continuities between processes of normal personality development, personality organization, concepts of psychopathology, and processes of therapeutic change...
  91. pmc Linking gene, brain, and behavior: DRD4, frontal asymmetry, and temperament
    Louis A Schmidt
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
    Psychol Sci 20:831-7. 2009
    Gene-environment interactions involving exogenous environmental factors are known to shape behavior and personality development. Although gene-environment interactions involving endogenous environmental factors are hypothesized to play ..
  92. ncbi [Socio-demographic and healthy situation of children with Down syndrome based own observation]
    Ludwika Sadowska
    Samodzielna Pracownia Rehabilitacji Rozwojowej, Katedra Fizjoterapii, Wydział Nauk o Zdrowiu Akademii Medycznej we Wrocławiu, Wrocław
    Pediatr Endocrinol Diabetes Metab 15:93-101. 2009
    ..for the development of a child with Down's syndrome, is a place where are the links, and course of personality development of its members...
  93. ncbi Personality development in emerging adulthood: integrating evidence from self-ratings and spouse ratings
    David Watson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242 1407, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:959-74. 2006
    ..These results highlight the value of collecting multimethod data in studies of adult personality development.
  94. ncbi Personality types in adolescence: change and stability and links with adjustment and relationships: a five-wave longitudinal study
    Wim Meeus
    Research Centre Adolescent Development, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Dev Psychol 47:1181-95. 2011
    ..The transitional analyses implied that the resilient type serves more often as the end point of personality development in adolescence than do overcontrol and undercontrol...
  95. ncbi Personality development in the context of intractable epilepsy
    Sarah J Wilson
    Department of Psychology, School of Behavioural Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3010
    Arch Neurol 66:68-72. 2009
    ..To investigate the developmental time frame of epilepsy onset on adult personality traits of neuroticism and extraversion and to consider their role in adjustment to intractable epilepsy...
  96. ncbi Socialization, personality development, and the child's environments: comment on Vandell (2000)
    J R Harris
    Dev Psychol 36:711-23. 2000
    ..The latter proposition is still largely untested but other aspects of the theory are well supported by evidence...
  97. ncbi Contributions of psychoanalysis to the understanding and treatment of depression
    S J Blatt
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Am Psychoanal Assoc 46:722-52. 1998
    ..provided the basis for a wide range of contemporary psychoanalytic and nonpsychoanalytic formulations of personality development and organization; for understanding various forms of psychopathology in adults as deriving from ..
  98. pmc Child maltreatment and trajectories of personality and behavioral functioning: implications for the development of personality disorder
    Jungmeen Kim
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:889-912. 2009
    ..Growth mixture modeling indicated multifinality in personality development depending on the risk status (i.e., maltreated vs. nonmaltreated)...
  99. ncbi Personality traits in women with Turner syndrome
    Ulla Wide Boman
    International Pediatric Growth Research Center at the Department of Pediatrics, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 47:219-23. 2006
    ..has been reported for females with Turner syndrome, indicating possible genetic factors related to personality development. This study examines personality traits in 37 Swedish women with Turner syndrome using the Karolinska ..
  100. pmc Multifinality in the development of personality disorders: a Biology x Sex x Environment interaction model of antisocial and borderline traits
    Theodore P Beauchaine
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:735-70. 2009
    ..In this article, we present a common model of antisocial and borderline personality development. We begin by reviewing issues and problems with diagnosing and studying PDs in children and adolescents...
  101. ncbi Normality evaluations and their relation to personality traits and well-being
    Dustin Wood
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Illinois, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:861-79. 2007
    ..Supporting a broader hypothesis that normality evaluations may be involved in directing or motivating personality development processes, normality evaluations were positively associated with well-being and a sense of fitting in ..

Research Grants65

  1. Self-concordant goals, self-regulation, and personality
    KENNON SHELDON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..personal goals have been shown to provide routes to positive adaptation, increased mental health, and new personality development. However, recent studies have found a crucial moderating factor in this process, namely the fit or ..
  2. Precursors to Borderline and Antisocial Personality Disorders in Adolescence
    Lori N Scott; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to describe and explain trajectories of development of BPD and ASPD in girls across critical periods of personality development and to identify the risk factors and precursors that are common and specific to the development and ..
  3. Personality Development and Vulnerability to First-Episode Depression
    ROMAN I KOTOV; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This multidisciplinary project will form the basis for a program of research that ultimately seeks to design and target new preventive interventions for adolescent depression. ..
  4. Personality and Well-Being Trajectories in Adulthood
    Daniel K Mroczek; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Two sets of recent findings can tie together the areas of lifespan personality development and personality and health. First, certain personality traits predict mortality...
  5. DIMENSIONS OF PERSONALITY IN AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILDREN
    James Victor; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Through adopting the lexical natural language approach and collaborating with multinational research teams, we hope to contribute to the unification of the study of personality development from childhood to adulthood.
  6. GENOTYPE/PHENOTYPE CORRELATIONS IN WILLIAMS SYNDROME
    CAROLYN MERVIS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The long term objective is to provide a better understanding of mechanisms underlying cognitive and personality development. The findings will be of immediate use to practitioners who provide educational and therapeutic services ..
  7. NONAPEPTIDES AND MATERNAL BEHAVIOR ACTIVATION
    Cort Pedersen; Fiscal Year: 1999
    The parent-infant relationship is crucial to human personality development and sets the pattern for relationships throughout life...
  8. Heterogenous Life Course Transition in Older Adulthood
    Laura Landry Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..research that has examined the link between the off-time role of parental surrogate to a grandparent's personality development. The goal of this study is to examine how the grandparent caregiver role and societal perceptions of that ..
  9. Personality and Health from Childhood to Adulthood
    Avshalom Caspi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed research applies life-course theory as an innovative framework to study health and personality development in a unique longitudinal study, from birth to age 31...
  10. A LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT
    JOAN MC CORD; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Additional information has been gathered through questionnaires and interviews with the men. The study will attempt to identify long-term effects of the treatment program and to discover links between childhood and adult personality. ..
  11. Longitudinal Studies of Conscientiousness and Health
    BRENT ROBERTS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..of the grant into the interplay of conscientiousness, health behaviors, and social environmental factors over time, permitting us to test the predictive validity of conscientiousness in a prospective longitudinal design; ..
  12. Domestic Violence, Child Security & Child Mental Health
    Patrick Davies; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. THE CHILD'S THEORY OF MIND
    HENRY WELLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Risk and Protective Mechanisms in Child Maltreatment
    Jungmeen Kim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Furthermore, the proposed research will provide critical information for the development of effective preventive interventions for child abuse and neglect. ..
  15. Peer Victimization and Children's Development
    Karen Rudolph; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Moreover, this research will provide a basis for the creation of child-level and school-level programs designed to interrupt the cycle of victimization, violence, and distress associated with maltreatment by peers. ..
  16. INTERPERSONAL CONTEXT OF ADOLESCENT DEPRESSION
    Karen Rudolph; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Ultimately, it is anticipated that knowledge from such research can inform the creation of empirically based intervention programs designed to treat childhood-onset depression. ..
  17. FAMILY PROCESS, EMOTIONAL SECURITY, AND CHILD ADJUSTMENT
    Patrick T Davies; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our long-term objective is to translate the scientific knowledge gained from this project into clinical treatment and social policy initiatives that are designed improve the welfare of vulnerable children and families. ..
  18. TRANSITION TO ADULTHOOD: YOUTHS FROM IMMIGRANT FAMILIES
    Andrew Fuligni; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Structure and Assessment of Symptoms of Depression
    David Watson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., adolescents, pregnant and postpartum women, and older adults) and to modify the instrument as necessary for use with these populations. ..
  20. Economic Evaluation of Adolescent Drug Services
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In accord with recommended strategies for economic evaluation studies of health care interventions, we propose to examine outcomes from two important perspectives: 1) societal and 2) state policy makers. ..
  21. Measurement Models in Latent Curve Analysis
    Patrick Curran; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Children's Conceptions of Lying: East-West Comparisons
    GAIL HEYMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In the legal domain, our findings can assist legal practitioners in developing culturally sensitive procedures to assess child witnesses'competence and credibility in courts of law. ..
  23. Conduct Disorder and Depression in Childhood
    Theodore Beauchaine; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Findings obtained should further our understanding of the autonomic substrates of CD, depression, and their comorbidity, and may have differential treatment implications for depressed probands who do and do not present with comorbid CD. ..
  24. THE DEVELOPMENT OF ABILITY CONCEPTIONS
    GAIL HEYMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Together, these studies should provide a nuanced picture of the way in which children of different ages reason about ability, the factors affecting their reasoning, and the motivational consequences. ..
  25. Emotional Knowledge and Memory Across Preschool Years
    Qi Wang; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings from this project will have great implications for current research on autobiographical memory development as well as for policy-making with regard to issues such as education and parenting. ..
  26. Brief Family-Based Therapy for Adolescent Drug Abuse
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study could produce one of the first brief, family-based therapies for adolescent drug abusers and yield findings that would have significant implications for technology transfer efforts. ..
  27. Psychopathology and Controlling Behavior in Adolescents.
    Karlen Lyons Ruth; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  28. NICHD Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development -*
    Cathryn Booth LaForce; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These data, in concert with data from earlier Phases, will be used to test four models of developmental processes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Adolescent Peer Relations: Outcomes & Family Precursors
    Joseph Allen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  30. FACTORS INFLUENCING WOMENS ADULT DEVELOPMENT
    Ravenna Helson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In planning collaborations, comparisons with other longitudinal samples will be conducted, particularly on factors associated with life satisfaction and adult development throughout middle age. ..
  31. Family Obligation and Assistance Among Adolescents with Mexican Backgrounds
    Andrew J Fuligni; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  32. CENTER FOR TREATMENT RESEARCH ON ADOLESCENT DRUG ABUSE
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This collaboration has yielded an integrative perspective on core challenges to the field which we have formed into this proposal. ..
  33. CROSS GENERATIONAL INFLUENCES ON DEV OF AGGRESSION
    L Huesmann; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Finally, we will evaluate the role of cognitive, information-processing factors as mediators in a social- learning process that teachers children life-long aggressive habits and promotes transmission across generations. ..
  34. SOCIAL RISK AND SELF REGULATION PROBLEMS IN CHILDHOOD
    Sheryl Olson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In the transactional model, Wave I child regulation problems are predicted to negatively affect Wave II parent and peer interaction behavior that will, in turn, exacerbate Wave II externalizing problem behavior. ..
  35. SUBSTANCE USE AMONG CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    Laurie Chassin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Youth's Social Cognitive Responses to Scenes of Ethnic Violence
    L Huesmann; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Serious Youth Violence & Long-term Use of Violent Media
    L Huesmann; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. SUBSTANCE USE AMONG CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    LAURIE A CHASSIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. Training Clinicians in Empirically Based Family Therapy
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. A Cohort-Sequential Study of Self-Esteem Development
    Richard Robins; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, by examining patterns of results across developmental periods and across three life domains, we will use the findings to develop an overarching theory of the life course trajectory of self-esteem. ..
  41. Goals, Identity, and Meaning in Life
    Laura King; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Study 1 allows for a prospective examination of the impact of goal investment and goal change on personality development. It is predicted that those who are deeply invested in their daily goals will be most likely to develop ..
  42. INTERGENERATIONAL TRANSMISSION OF RISK
    DEBORAH CAPALDI; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Using this design, we will be able to examine the intergenerational transmission of parenting styles, as well as direct child effects and interactions between parenting and child effects. ..
  43. THE INFLUENCE OF AGING SELF-STEREOTYPES ON HEALTH
    Becca Levy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Together, these studies offer an excellent training opportunity and the possibility of identifying a new risk factor for disability and mortality that could be targeted by a psychosocial intervention. ..
  44. Emotion Regulation in Pediatric Cancer Survivors
    LYNN KATZ; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Alcoholism Susceptibility Genes in High Density Families
    Shirley Hill; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..4 cm intervals for all three generations would be combined and linkage analyses performed using the well validated alcoholism phenotype and the well validated childhood diagnoses obtained from the K-SADS. ..
  46. Temperament and Parent-child Interaction in Infancy
    MARIA GARTSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Temperament and parent child interactions will be evaluated through out the first year of life, with attachment security assessed at 12 months of age. ..
  47. Promoting Resourcefulness in Grandmothers Raising Grandchildren
    Jaclene Zauszniewski; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Center for Prevention & Early Intervention
    Nicholas Ialongo; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These 4 Cores will work in an integrated fashion to insure the realization of the Centers' aims. ..
  49. LIFE COURSE, MENTAL HEALTH AND LATER DEVELOPMENT
    George Vaillant; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Parallel data (including daily diary data) will be collected on husbands and wives. ..
  50. Genetic Influences on Activity Level in Early Childhood
    KIMBERLY SAUDINO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our multi-method, multi-situation approach will allow a more complete picture of child behavior, moreover the finding of similar results across methods should inform about the robustness of the results. ..
  51. Substance Use & Girls: Stress, Hormones & Puberty
    Judy Andrews; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..All assessments will be timed to menstruating girls' menstrual cycle, with timing of non-menstruating girls yoked to that of menstruating girls. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. Developing a Culturally-Sensitive Attributional Measure
    Stephen Leff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Relevance: This study will develop and validate a culturally-relevant.measure that could be extremely useful in future studies examining the social information processing among urban African American girls. ..
  53. FACTORS AFFECTING GROWTH OF BRUGIA MALAYI IN SCID MICE
    THIRUCHANDURAI RAJAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  54. Periodic Follow-up of Two Interventive Preventive Trials
    Nicholas Ialongo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. Development of antisocial behavior in early adulthood
    GREGORY PETTIT; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This research will contribute both to basic theories of antisocial development and to prevention science and public policy. ..
  56. Positive Illusions in ADHD: Processes and Consequences
    Betsy Hoza; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Prevention of Depression in Adolescents
    JAMI YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Cross Cultural Parenting
    Leanne Whiteside Mansell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  59. PRECURSORS TO ANTISOCIAL PERSONALITY AND VIOLENCE
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  60. Desistance versus persistence in antisocial behavior
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, we will explore whether resistors are able to function as well adjusted adults, free from significant mental health problems (e.g., antisocial personality disorder, substance abuse, depression). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. Mothering & Addiction:Internal Conceptions of Parenting
    Nancy Suchman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..