Early Growth and Development Studies Publications

Klahr, A. M., Burt, S. A., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., Ganiban, J. M., Reiss, D., & Neiderhiser, J. M. (in press). Birth and Adoptive Parent Antisocial Behavior and Parenting: A Study of Evocative Gene-Environment Correlation. Child Development. doi:10.1111/cdev.12619

Marceau, K., De Araujo-Greecher, M., Miller, E.S., Massey, S.H., Mayes, L.C., Ganiban, J.M. Reiss, D., Shaw, D.S., Leve, L.D., & Neiderhiser, J.M. (in press). The Perinatal Risk Index: Early risks experienced by children adopted domestically in the United States. PLOS ONE.

Taraban, L. E., Shaw, D. S., Leve, L. D., Wilson, M. N., Dishion, T. J., Natsuaki, M., Neiderhiser, J. M., Gardner, F., and Reiss, D. (in press). Depression and parenting: The contextual influence of marital quality and social support. Developmental Psychology.

Waller, R., Shaw, D.S., Neiderhiser, J.M., Ganiban, J.M., Natsuaki, M.N., Reiss, D., Trentacosta, C.J., Leve, L.D., & Hyde, L.W. (2017). Towards an understanding of the role of the environment in the development of early callous behavior. Journal of Personality, 85, 90-103.

Massey, S. H., Reiss, D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., & Ganiban, J. M. (2016). Maternal personality traits associated with patterns of prenatal smoking and exposure: Implications for etiologic and prevention research. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 53, 48–54. doi:10.1016/j.ntt.2015.11.010

Waller, R., Trentacosta, C.J., Shaw, D.S., Neiderhiser, J.M., Ganiban, J.M., Reiss, D., Leve, L.D., & Hyde, L.W. (2016). Heritable temperamental pathways to early callous-unemotional behaviour. British Journal of Psychiatry, 209, 475-482, doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.116.181503

Brooker, R. Alto, K., Narceau, K., Najjar, R., Leve, L. D., Ganiban, J., Shaw, D. S., Reiss, D., & Neiderhiser, J. M. (2016). Genetic risk for anxiety moderates the association between child-centered parenting and early social inhibition. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 7, 602-615, doi:10.1017/S204017441600043X

Hyde, L.W., Waller, R., Trentacosta, T.J., Shaw, D.S., Neiderhiser, J.M., Ganiban, J.M., Reiss, D., & Leve, L.D. (2016). Heritable and non-heritable pathways to early callous unemotional behavior in an adoptive sample. American Journal of Psychiatry, 173, 903-910.

Mammen, M. A., Moore, G. A., Neiderhiser, J. M., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., Scaramella, L., & Reiss, D. (2016). Infant patterns of reactivity to tactile stimulation during parent-child interaction.  Infant Behavior and Development, 44, 121-132. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.infbeh.2016.06.004

Neiderhiser, J. M., Marceau, K., De Araujo-Greecher, M., Ganiban, J. M., Mayes, L. C., Shaw, D. S., Reiss, D., & Leve, L. D. (2016). Estimating the roles of genetic risk, perinatal risk, and rearing environment on early childhood adjustment: Medical records and self-reports.  Behavior Genetics, 46, 334-352.

Reuben, J., Shaw, D. S., Neiderhiser, J. M., Natsuaki, M., Reiss, D., & Leve, L. D. (2016). Warm parenting and effortful control in toddlerhood: Independent and interactive predictors of school-age externalizing behavior. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 44, 1083-1096.

Stover, C., Zhou, Y., Kiselica, A., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., Neiderhiser, J. M., Natsuaki, M., Scaramella, L., & Reiss, D. (2016).  Marital hostility, hostile parenting, and child aggression: Associations from toddlerhood to school-age. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 55, 235-242.

Beekman, C., Neiderhiser, J. M., Buss, K., Moore, G., Loken, E., Leve, L. D., Ganiban, J., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2015). The development of early profiles of temperament: Characterization, continuity, and etiology. Child Development, 86, 1794-1811.

Brooker, R. J., Neiderhiser, J. M., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., Scaramella, L. V., & Reiss, D. (2015). Associations Between Infant Negative Affect and Parent Anxiety Symptoms are Bidirectional: Evidence from Mothers and Fathers. Frontiers in Psychology, 6. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01875

Brotnow, S., Stover, C. S., Reiss, D., Ganiban, J., Leve, L. D., Neidershider, J M., Shaw, D. S., & Stevens H. E. (2015). Expectant Mothers Maximizing Opportunities: Maternal characteristics moderate multifactorial prenatal stress in the prediction of birth weight in a sample of children adopted at birth. PLOS ONE, 10, e0141881. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0141881, PMC4636431.

Hajal, N. J., Neiderhiser, J. M., Moore, G. A., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., Scaramella, L. Harold, G., Ganiban, J., & Reiss, D. (2015). Angry responses to infant challenges: Parent, marital, and child genetic factors associated with harsh parenting. Child Development, 86, 80-93.

Mammen, M. A., Moore, G. A., Scaramella, L. V., Reiss, D., Ganiban, J. M., Shaw, D. S., … Neiderhiser, J. M. (2015). Infant avoidance during a tactile task predicts autism spectrum behaviors in toddlerhood. Infant Mental Health Journal, 36(6), 575–587. doi:10.1002/imhj.21539

McAdams, T. A., Rijsdijk, F. V., Neiderhiser, J. M., Narusyte, J., Shaw, D. S., Natsuaki, M. N., … Eley, T. C. (2015). The relationship between parental depressive symptoms and offspring psychopathology: evidence from a children-of-twins study and an adoption study. Psychological Medicine, 45(12), 2583–2594. doi:10.1017/s0033291715000501

Roben, C. K. P., Moore, G. A., Cole, P. M., Molenaar, P., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., … Neiderhiser, J. M. (2015). Transactional Patterns of Maternal Depressive Symptoms and Mother-Child Mutual Negativity in an Adoption Sample. Infant and Child Development, 24(3), 322–342. doi:10.1002/icd.1906

Roos, L. E., Fisher, P. A., Shaw, D. S., Kim, H. K., Neiderhiser, J. M., Reiss, D., … Leve, L. D. (2015). Inherited and environmental influences on a childhood co-occurring symptom phenotype: Evidence from an adoption study. Development and Psychopathology, 28(01), 111–125. doi:10.1017/s0954579415000322

Van Ryzin, M. J., Leve, L. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Natsuaki, M. N., & Reiss, D. (2015). Genetic Influences Can Protect Against Unresponsive Parenting in the Prediction of Child Social Competence. Child Development, 86(3), 667–680. doi:10.1111/cdev.12335

 

Brooker, R. J., Neiderhiser, J. M., Ganiban, J. M., Leve, L., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2014). Birth and adoptive parent anxiety symptoms moderate the link between infant attention control and internalizing problems in toddlerhood. Development and Psychopathology, 26, 347-359.

Elam, K.,  Harold, G. T., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., Neiderhiser, J., Natsuaki, M. N., & Reiss, D. (2014).  Parental Hostility and Children’s Disrupted Peer Behavior: Unpacking the Role of Passive and Evocative Genotype-Environment Correlation. Developmental Psychology, 50, 1543-1552.

Fearon, R. M. P., Reiss, D., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., Scaramella, L. V., Ganiban, J. M., & Neiderhiser, J. M. (2014). Child-evoked maternal negativity from 9 to 27 months: Evidence of gene–environment correlation and its moderation by marital distress. Development and Psychopathology, 27(4pt1), 1251–1265. doi:10.1017/s0954579414000868

Marceau, K., Laurent, H. K., Neiderhiser, J. M., Reiss, D., Shaw, D. S., Natsuaki, M. N., … Leve, L. D. (2014). Combined Influences of Genes, Prenatal Environment, Cortisol, and Parenting on the Development of Children’s Internalizing Versus Externalizing Problems. Behavior Genetics, 45(3), 268–282. doi:10.1007/s10519-014-9689-z

Natsuaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., Neiderhiser, J. M., Ganiban, J. M., Harold, G. T., Reiss, D., & Level, L. D. (2014). Raised by Depressed parents: Is it an Environmental Risk? Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 17, 357-367.

Blozis, S. A., Ge., X., Shu, X., Misaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., Scaramella, L., & Reiss, D. (2013). Sensitivity analysis of multiple informant models when data are not missing at random. Structural Equation Modeling, 20, 283-298.

Gaysina, D., Fergusson, D. M., Leve, L. D., Horwood, J., Reiss, D., Shaw, D. S., … Harold, G. T. (2013). Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Offspring Conduct Problems. JAMA Psychiatry, 70(9), 956. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.127

Harold, G. T., Leve, L. D., Elam, K. K., Thapar, A., Neiderhiser, J. M., Natsuaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2013). The nature of nurture: Disentangling passive genotype-environment correlation from family relationship influences on children’s externalizing problems. Journal of Family Psychology, 27, 12-21.

Harold, G. T., Leve, L. D., Barrett, D., Elam, K., Neiderhiser, J. M., Natsuaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., Reiss, D., & Thapar, A. (2013). Examining the role of genotype-environment correlation underlying maternal behaviour and children’s ADHD symptoms utilizing two novel genetically sensitive research designs. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 54, 1038-1046.

Kerr, D. C. R., Harold, G. T., Neiderhiser, J. M., Leve, L. D., Natsuaki, M., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2013). Influences of maternal depression and antisocial behavior on adoptees' early behavior trajectories. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 41, 723-734.

Laurent, H. K., Leve, L. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Natsuaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., Fisher, P. A., Marceau, K, Harold, G., & Reiss, D. (2013).Effects of parental depressive symptoms on child adjustment moderated by hypothalamic pituitary adrenal activity: Within- and between-family risk. Child Development, 84, 528-542.

Laurent, H. K., Neiderhiser, J. M., Natsuaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., Fisher, P. A., Reiss, D., & Leve, L. D. (2013). Stress system development from age 4.5 to 6: Family environment predictors and adjustment implications of HPA activity stability versus change. Developmental Psychobiology, 56(3), 340–354. doi:10.1002/dev.21103

Laurent, H. K., Leve, L. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Natsuaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., Harold, G. T., & Reiss, D. (2013). Effects of prenatal and postnatal parent depressive symptoms on adopted child HPA regulation: Independent and moderated influences. Developmental Psychology, 49(5), 876–886. doi:10.1037/a0028800

Leve, L. D., DeGarmo D., Shaw, D. S., Neiderhiser, J. M., & Reiss, D. (2013). Disentangling the contributions of prenatal influences, genetic influences, and negative emotionality on executive function in toddlers using as adoption design. Developmental Psychology, 49, 1045-1057, PMC3509265.

Lipscomb, S. T., Laurent, H., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Natsuaki, M. N., Reiss, D., & Leve, L. D. (2013). Genetic vulnerability interacts with parenting and early care and education to predict increasing externalizing behavior. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 38(1), 70–80. doi:10.1177/0165025413508708

Marceau, K., Ram, N., Neiderhiser, J. M., Laurent, H. K., Shaw, D. S., Fisher, P., … Leve, L. D. (2013). Disentangling the effects of genetic, prenatal and parenting influences on children’s cortisol variability. Stress, 16(6), 607–615. doi:10.3109/10253890.2013.825766

Marceau, K., Hajal, N., Leve, L. D., Reiss, D., Shaw, D. S., Ganiban, J. M., … Neiderhiser, J. M. (2013). Measurement and associations of pregnancy risk factors with genetic influences, postnatal environmental influences, and toddler behavior. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 37(4), 366–375. doi:10.1177/0165025413489378

Natsuaki, M. N., Leve, L. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Ge, X., & Reiss, D. (2013). Pathways from a mother with social phobia to an inhibited, anxious child: Testing the contribution of genes and a responsive environment in a longitudinal adoption design. Development and Psychopathology, 25, 261-274.

Natsuaki, M. N., Leve, L. D., Harold, G. T., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Ganiban, J., Scaramella, L. V., & Reiss, D. (2013). Transactions between child social wariness and observed structured parenting: Evidence from a prospective adoption study. Child Development, 84, 1750-1765.

Brooker, R. J., Neiderhiser, J. M., Kiel, E. J., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2012). The association between infants’ attention control and social inhibition is moderated by genetic and environmental risk for anxiety. Infancy, 16, 490-507, PMC3158002.

Leve, L. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Ganiban, J., Natsuaki, M. N., & Reiss, D. (2012). The Early Growth and Development Study: A Prospective Adoption Study From Birth Through Middle Childhood. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 16(01), 412–423. doi:10.1017/thg.2012.126

Lipscomb, S. T., Leve, L., Shaw, D. S., Neiderhiser, J. M., Scaramella, L., Ge, X., Conger, R. D., Reid, J. B., & Reiss, D. (2012). Negative emotionality and externalizing problems in Toddlerhood: Overreactive parenting as a moderator of genetic influences. Development and Psychopathology, 24, 167-179, PMC3270900.

Massey, S. H., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Leve, L. D., Ganiban, J. M., & Reiss, D. (2012). Maternal self concept as a provider and cessation of substance use during pregnancy. Addictive Behaviors, 37(8), 956–961. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2012.04.002

Rhoades, K. A., Leve, L. D., Harold, G. T., Mannering, A. M., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Natsuaki, M. N., & Reiss, D. (2012). Marital hostility and child sleep problems in early childhood: Indirect associations via negative parenting. Journal of Family Psychology, 26, 488-498.

Stover, C. S., Connell, C. M., Leve, L. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Scaramella, L. V., … Reiss, D. (2012). Fathering and mothering in the family system: linking marital hostility and aggression in adopted toddlers. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 53(4), 401–409. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7610.2011.02510.x

Lipscomb, S. T., Leve, L. D., Harold G. T., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Ge, X., & Reiss, D. (2011). Trajectories of parenting and child negative emotionality during infancy and toddlerhood: A longitudinal analysis. Child Development, 82, 1676-1690, PMC3177150.

Mannering, A. M., Harold, G. T., Leve, L. D., Shelton, K. H., Shaw, D. S., Conger, R. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Scaramella, L. V., & Reiss, D. (2011). Longitudinal associations between marital instability and child sleep problems across infancy and toddlerhood in adoptive families. Child Development, 82, PMC3134604.

Massey, S. H., Lieberman, D. Z., Reiss, D., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D., Neiderhiser, J. M. (2011). Association of clinical characteristics and cessation of tobacco, alcohol and illicit drug use during pregnancy. American Journal on Addictions, 20, 143–150. PMC3052631

Massey, S. H., Lieberman, D. Z., Reiss, D., Leve, L. D., Shaw, D. S., & Neiderhiser, J. M. (2011). Association of clinical characteristics and cessation of tobacco, alcohol, and illicit drug use during pregnancy. American Journal on Addictions, 20, 143–150, PMC3052631.

Rhoades, K., A., Leve, L. D., Harold, G. T., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2011). Longitudinal Pathways from Marital Hostility to Child Anger During Toddlerhood: Genetic Susceptibility and Indirect Effects via Harsh Parenting. Journal of Family Psychology, 25, 282–291. PMC3084154

Leve, L. D., Kerr, D., Shaw, D. S., Ge, X., Neiderhiser, J. M., Reid, J. B., Scaramella, L., Conger, R., & Reiss, D. (2010). Infant pathways to externalizing behavior: Evidence of genotype X environment interactions. Child Development, 81, 340-356.

Natsuaki, M. N., Ge, X., Leve, L. D., Neiderhiser, J. M., Shaw, D. S., Conger, R. D., Scaramella, L. V., Reid, J., & Reiss, D. (2010). Genetic liability, environment, and the development of fussiness in toddlers: The roles of maternal depression and parental responsiveness. Developmental Psychology, 46, 1147-1158, NIHMSID: 165798.

Pemberton, C. K., Leve, L. D., Natsuaki, M. N., Shaw, D. S., Reiss, D., & Ge, X. (2010). Influence of parental depressive symptoms on adopted toddler behaviors: An emerging developmental cascade of genetic and environmental effects. Development and Psychopathology, 22, 803-818.

Leve, L. D., Harold, G. T., Ge, X., Shaw, D. S., Neiderhiser, J., & Reiss, D. (2009). Structured parenting of toddlers at high versus low genetic risk: Two pathways to child problems. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 48, 1102-1109.

Ge, X., Misaki, N., Martin, D., Leve, L., Neiderhiser, J., Shaw, D. S., Villareal, G., Scaramella, L., & Reiss, D. (2008, lead article). Bridging the divide: Openness in adoption and post-adoption psychosocial adjustment. Journal of Family Psychology, 22, 529-540.

Leve, L., Neiderhiser, J., Ge, X., Scaramella, L., Conger, R., Reid, J., Shaw, D. S., & Reiss, D. (2007). The Early Growth and Development Study: A prospective adoption design. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 28, 84-95.