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Gordon Harold
Andrew and Virginia Rudd Chair in Psychology (Psychology)
Professor of Child and Adolescent Mental Health
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Selected publications

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Grabow, Aleksandria Perez, Khurana, Atika, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Harold, Gordon T, Shaw, Daniel S, Ganiban, Jody M, Reiss, David and Leve, Leslie D (2017) Using an adoption–biological family design to examine associations between maternal trauma, maternal depressive symptoms, and child internalizing and externalizing behaviors. Development and Psychopathology. ISSN 0954-5794 (Accepted)

Harold, Gordon T, Leve, Leslie D and Sellers, Ruth (2017) How can genetically-informed research help inform the next generation of interparental and parenting interventions? Child Development, 88 (2). pp. 446-458. ISSN 0009-3920

Rice, Frances, Sellers, Ruth, Hammerton, Gemma, Eyre, Olga, Bevan-Jones, Rhys, Thapar, Ajay K, Collishaw, Stephan, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2017) Antecedents of new-onset major depressive disorder in adolescence: a longitudinal familial high-risk study. JAMA Psychiatry, 74 (2). pp. 153-160. ISSN 2168-622X

Leve, Leslie D, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Harold, Gordon, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Bohannan, Brendan J M and Cresko, William A (2017) Naturalistic experimental designs as tools for understanding the role of genes and the environment in prevention research. Prevention Science. ISSN 1389-4986

Laurent, Heidemarie K, Harold, Gordon T, Leve, Leslie, Shelton, Katherine H and Van Goozen, Stephanie H M (2016) Understanding the unfolding of stress regulation in infants. Development and Psychopathology, 28 (4pt2). pp. 1431-1440. ISSN 0954-5794

Davidovich, Shiri, Collishaw, Stephan, Thapar, Ajay K, Harold, Gordon, Thapar, Anita and Rice, Frances (2016) Do better executive functions buffer the effect of current parental depression on adolescent depressive symptoms? Journal of Affective Disorders, 199. pp. 54-64. ISSN 0165-0327

Sellers, Ruth, Hammerton, Gemma, Harold, Gordon T, Mahedy, Liam, Potter, Robert, Langley, Kate, Thapar, Ajay, Rice, Frances, Thapar, Anita and Collishaw, Stephan (2016) Examining whether offspring psychopathology influences illness course in mothers with recurrent depression using a high-risk longitudinal sample. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 125 (2). pp. 256-266. ISSN 0021-843X

Collishaw, Stephan, Hammerton, Gemma, Mahedy, Liam, Sellers, Ruth, Owen, Michael J, Craddock, Nicholas, Thapar, Ajay K, Harold, Gordon T, Rice, Frances and Thapar, Anita (2016) Mental health resilience in the adolescent offspring of parents with depression: a prospective longitudinal study. Lancet Psychiatry, 3 (1). pp. 49-57. ISSN 2215-0366

Sellers, Ruth, Harold, Gordon T, Elam, Kit, Rhoades, Kimberly A, Potter, Robert, Mars, Becky, Craddock, Nick, Thapar, Anita and Collishaw, Stephan (2015) Maternal depression and co-occurring antisocial behaviour: testing maternal hostility and warmth as mediators of risk for offspring psychopathology. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 55 (2). pp. 112-120. ISSN 00219630

Mars, Becky, Collishaw, Stephan, Hammerton, Gemma, Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon T, Smith, Daniel, Bevan Jones, Rhys, Sellers, Ruth, Potter, Robert, Craddock, Nicolas, Thapar, Ajay K, Heron, Jon and Thapar, Anita (2015) Longitudinal symptom course in adults with recurrent depression: impact on impairment and risk of psychopathology in offspring. Journal of Affective Disorders, 182. pp. 32-38. ISSN 0165-0327

Hammerton, Gemma, Mahedy, Liam, Mars, Becky, Harold, Gordon T, Thapar, Anita, Zammit, Stanley and Collishaw, Stephan (2015) Association between maternal depression symptoms across the first eleven years of their child’s life and subsequent offspring suicidal ideation. PLoS ONE, 10 (7). pp. 1-18. ISSN 1932-6203

Badiani, Aldo, Boden, Joseph M, De Pirro, Silvana, Fergusson, David M, Horwood, L John and Harold, Gordon (2015) Tobacco smoking and cannabis use in a longitudinal birth cohort: evidence of reciprocal causal relationships. Drug and alcohol dependence, 150. pp. 69-76. ISSN 1879-0046

Hajal, Nastassia, Neiderhiser, Jenae, Moore, Ginger, Leve, Leslie, Shaw, Daniel, Harold, Gordon, Scaramella, Laura, Ganiban, Jody and Reiss, David (2015) Angry responses to infant challenges: parent, marital, and child genetic factors associated with harsh parenting. Child development, 86 (1). pp. 80-93. ISSN 0009-3920

Harold, Gordon and DeGarmo, David S (2014) Concerns regarding an evaluation of MTFC-A for adolescents in English care. British Journal of Psychiatry, 205 (6). p. 498. ISSN 0007-1250

Poulton, Richie, Van Ryzin, Mark J, Harold, Gordon T, Chamberlain, Patricia, Fowler, David, Cannon, Mary, Arseneault, Louise and Leve, Leslie D (2014) Effects of multidimensional treatment foster care on psychotic symptoms in girls. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 53 (12). pp. 1279-1287. ISSN 0890-8567

Harold, Gordon T, Leve, Leslie D, Kim, Hyoun K, Mahedy, Liam, Gaysina, Darya, Thapar, Anita and Collishaw, Stephan (2014) Maternal caregiving and girls' depressive symptom and antisocial behavior trajectories: An examination among high-risk youth. Development and Psychopathology, 26 (4pt2). pp. 1461-1475. ISSN 0954-5794

Haller, J, Harold, G, Sandi, C and Neumann, I D (2014) Effects of adverse early-life events on aggression and anti-social behaviours in animals and humans. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 26 (10). pp. 724-738. ISSN 0953-8194

Thapar, Anita and Harold, Gordon (2014) Editorial Perspective: Why is there such a mismatch between traditional heritability estimates and molecular genetic findings for behavioural traits? Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 55 (10). pp. 1088-1091. ISSN 00219630

Natsuaki, Misaki N, Shaw, Daniel S, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Ganiban, Jody M, Harold, Gordon T, Reiss, David and Leve, Leslie D (2014) Raised by depressed parents: is it an environmental risk? Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 17 (4). pp. 357-367. ISSN 1096-4037

Hay, Dale F, Waters, Cerith S, Perra, Oliver, Swift, Naomi, Kairis, Victoria, Phillips, Rebecca, Jones, Roland, Goodyer, Ian, Harold, Gordon, Thapar, Anita and van Goozen, Stephanie (2014) Precursors to aggression are evident by 6 months of age. Developmental Science, 17 (3). pp. 471-480. ISSN 1363-755X

Elam, Kit K., Harold, Gordon T, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Reiss, David, Shaw, Daniel S, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Gaysina, Darya, Barrett, Doug and Leve, Leslie D (2014) Adoptive parent hostility and children’s peer behavior problems: examining the role of genetically informed child attributes on adoptive parent behavior. Developmental Psychology, 50 (5). pp. 1543-1552. ISSN 0012-1649

Rhoades, Kimberly A, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Kim, Hyoun K and Chamberlain, Patricia (2014) Drug use trajectories after a randomized controlled trial of MTFC: associations with partner drug use. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 24 (1). pp. 40-54. ISSN 1050-8392

Thapar, Ajay, Hammerton, Gemma, Collishaw, Stephan, Potter, Robert, Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon, Craddock, Nicholas, Thapar, Anita and Smith, Daniel J (2014) Detecting recurrent major depressive disorder within primary care rapidly and reliably using short questionnaire measures. British Journal of General Practice, 64 (618). e31-e37. ISSN 0960-1643

Lewis, Katie, Elam, Kit, Sellers, Ruth, Rhoades, Kimberly, Bevan Jones, Rhys, Thapar, Ajay, Rice, Frances, Collishaw, Stephan, Harold, Gordon and Thapar, Anita (2013) The depression impairment scale for parents (DISP): a new scale for the measurement of impairment in depressed parents. Psychiatry Research, 210 (3). pp. 1184-1190. ISSN 01651781

Chen, Jie, Li, Xinying, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Leve, Leslie D and Harold, Gordon T (2013) Genetic and environmental influences on depressive symptoms in Chinese adolescents. Behavior Genetics, 44 (1). pp. 36-44. ISSN 0001-8244

Harold, Gordon T, Leve, Leslie D, Barrett, Douglas, Elam, Kit, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Shaw, Daniel S, Reiss, David and Thapar, Anita (2013) Biological and rearing mother influences on child ADHD symptoms: revisiting the developmental interface between nature and nurture. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 54 (10). pp. 1038-1046. ISSN 0021-9630

Harold, Gordon T, Kerr, David C R, van Ryzin, Mark, DeGarmo, David S, Rhoades, Kimberly A and Leve, Leslie D (2013) Depressive symptom trajectories among girls in the juvenile justice system: 24-month outcomes of an RCT of Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care. Prevention Science, 14 (5). pp. 437-446. ISSN 1389-4986

Thapar, A, Hammerton, G and Harold, Gordon (2013) Depression and blood pressure in high-risk children and adolescents: an investigation using two longitudinal cohorts. BMJ Open, 3 (9). e003206. ISSN 2044-6055

Gaysina, Darya, Fergusson, David M, Leve, Leslie D, Horwood, John, Reiss, David, Shaw, Daniel S, Elam, Kit K, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Neiderhiser, Jenae M and Harold, Gordon T (2013) Maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring conduct problems: evidence from 3 independent genetically sensitive research designs. JAMA Psychiatry, 70 (9). pp. 956-963. ISSN 2168-622X

Leve, Leslie D, Kerr, David C R and Harold, Gordon T (2013) Young adult outcomes associated with teen pregnancy among high-risk girls in a randomized controlled trial of Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 22 (5). pp. 421-434. ISSN 1067-828X

Lewis, Gemma, Collishaw, Stephan, Thapar, Anita and Harold, Gordon T (2013) Parent-child hostility and child and adolescent depression symptoms: the direction of effects, role of genetic factors and gender. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 23 (5). pp. 317-327. ISSN 1018-8827

Kerr, David C R, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Shaw, Daniel S and Reiss, David (2013) Influences of biological and adoptive mothers' depression and antisocial behavior on adoptees' early behavior trajectories. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 41 (5). pp. 723-734. ISSN 0091-0627

Laurent, Heidemarie K, Leve, Leslie D, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Shaw, Daniel S, Harold, Gordon T and Reiss, David (2013) Effects of prenatal and postnatal parent depressive symptoms on adopted child HPA regulation: independent and moderated influences. Developmental Psychology, 49 (5). pp. 876-886. ISSN 0012-1649

Chen, Jie, Li, Xinying, Zhang, Jianxin, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Chen, Zhiyan, Yang, Xiaodong, Guo, Fei, Zhang, Jie and Ge, Xiaojia (2013) The Beijing Twin Study (BeTwiSt): a longitudinal study of child and adolescent development. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 16 (1). pp. 91-97. ISSN 1832-4274

Chen, Jie, Li, Xinying, Zhang, Jianxin, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Chen, Zhiyan, Yang, Xiaodong, Guo, Fei, Zhang, Jie and Ge, Xiaojia (2013) Erratum: The Beijing Twin Study (BeTwiSt): a longitudinal study of child and adolescent development (Twin Research and Human Genetics DOI: 10.1017/thg.2012.115). Twin Research and Human Genetics, 16 (1). p. 502. ISSN 1832-4274

Rice, Frances, Lewis, Gemma, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2013) Examining the role of passive gene-environment correlation in childhood depression using a novel genetically sensitive design. Development and Psychopathology, 25 (1). pp. 37-50. ISSN 0954-5794

Kovas, Yulia, Galajinsky, Eduard V, Boivin, Michel, Harold, Gordon T, Jones, Alice, Lemelin, Jean-Pascal, Luo, Yu, Petrill, Stephen A, Plomin, Robert, Tikhomirova, Tatiana, Zhou, Xinlin and Malykh, Sergey (2013) The Russian School Twin Registry (RSTR): project progress. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 16 (1). pp. 126-133. ISSN 1832-4274

Harold, Gordon T, Leve, Leslie D, Elam, Kit K, Thapar, Anita, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Shaw, Daniel S and Reiss, David (2013) The nature of nurture: disentangling passive genotype-environment correlation from family relationship influences on children's externalizing problems. Journal of Family Psychology, 27 (1). pp. 12-21. ISSN 0893-3200

Laurent, Heidemarie K, Leve, Leslie D, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Natsuaki, Misaki N, Shaw, Daniel S, Fisher, Philip A, Marceau, Kristine, Harold, Gordon T and Reiss, Daid (2013) Effects of parental depressive symptoms on child adjustment moderated by hypothalamic pituitary adrenal activity: within- and between-family risk. Child Development, 84 (2). pp. 528-542. ISSN 0009-3920

Sellers, Ruth, Collishaw, Stephan, Rice, Frances, Thapar, Ajay K, Potter, Robert, Mars, Becky, Harold, Gordon T, Smith, Daniel J, Owen, Michael J, Craddock, Nick and Thapar, Anita (2013) Risk of psychopathology in adolescent offspring of mothers with psychopathology and recurrent depression. British Journal of Psychiatry, 202 (2). pp. 108-114. ISSN 0007-1250

Mars, Becky, Harold, Gordon T, Elam, Kit K, Sellers, Ruth, Owen, Michael J, Craddock, Nicholas, Thapar, Ajay K, Rice, Frances, Collishaw, Stephan and Thapar, Anita (2013) Specific parental depression symptoms as risk markers for new-onset depression in high-risk offspring. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 74 (9). pp. 925-931. ISSN 0160-6689

Natsuaki, Misaki N, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Shaw, Daniel S, Ganiban, Jody, Scaramella, Laura V and Reiss, David (2013) Transactions between child social wariness and observed structured parenting: evidence from a prospective adoption study. Child Development, 84 (5). pp. 1750-1765. ISSN 0009-3920

Leve, Leslie D, DeGarmo, David S, Bridgett, David J, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Shaw, Daniel S, Harold, Gordon T, Natsuaki, Misaki N and Reiss, David (2013) Using an adoption design to separate genetic, prenatal, and temperament influences on toddler executive function. Developmental Psychology, 49 (6). pp. 1045-1057. ISSN 0012-1649

Tang, Yi-Yan, Yang, Lizhu, Leve, Leslie D and Harold, Gordon T (2012) Improving executive function and its neurobiological mechanisms through a mindfulness-based intervention: advances within the field of developmental neuroscience. Child Development Perspectives, 6 (4). pp. 361-366. ISSN 1750-8592

Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Chamberlain, Patricia, Landsverk, John A, Fisher, Philip A and Vostanis, Panos (2012) Practitioner Review: children in foster care - vulnerabilities and evidence-based interventions that promote resilience processes. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 53 (12). pp. 1197-1211. ISSN 0021-9630

Harold, Gordon T, Elam, Kit K, Lewis, Gemma, Rice, Frances and Thapar, Anita (2012) Interparental conflict, parent psychopathology, hostile parenting, and child antisocial behavior: examining the role of maternal versus paternal influences using a novel genetically sensitive research design. Development and Psychopathology, 24 (4). pp. 1283-1295. ISSN 0954-5794

Rhoades, Kimberly A, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Mannering, Anne M, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Shaw, Daniel S, Natsuaki, Misaki N and Reiss, David (2012) Marital hostility and child sleep problems: direct and indirect associations via hostile parenting. Journal of Family Psychology, 26 (4). pp. 488-498. ISSN 0893-3200

Lewis, Gemma, Collishaw, Stephan, Harold, Gordon, Rice, Frances and Thapar, Anita (2012) Maternal depression and child and adolescent depression symptoms: an exploratory test for moderation by CRHR1, FKBP5 and NR3C1 gene variants. Behavior Genetics, 42 (1). pp. 121-132. ISSN 0001-8244

Mars, Becky, Collishaw, Stephan, Smith, Daniel, Thapar, Ajay, Potter, Robert, Sellers, Ruth, Harold, Gordon T, Craddock, Nicholas, Rice, Frances and Thapar, Anita (2012) Offspring of parents with recurrent depression: which features of parent depression index risk for offspring psychopathology? Journal of Affective Disorders, 136 (1-2). pp. 44-53. ISSN 0165-0327

Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, van Ryzin, Mark J, Elam, Kit and Chamberlain, Patricia (2012) Girls' tobacco and alcohol use during early adolescence: prediction from trajectories of depressive symptoms across two studies. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 21 (3). pp. 254-272. ISSN 1067-828X

Shelton, Katherine H, Collishaw, Stephan, Rice, Frances J, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2011) Using a genetically informative design to examine the relationship between breastfeeding and childhood conduct problems. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 20 (11-12). pp. 571-579. ISSN 1018-8827

Lipscomb, Shannon T, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Shaw, Daniel S, Ge, Xiaojia and Reiss, David (2011) Trajectories of parenting and child negative emotionality during infancy and toddlerhood: a longitudinal analysis. Child Development, 82 (5). pp. 1661-1675. ISSN 0009-3920

Hay, Dale F, Mundy, Lisa, Roberts, Siwan, Carta, Raffella, Waters, Cerith S, Perra, Oliver, Jones, Roland, Jones, Ian, Goodyer, Ian, Harold, Gordon T, Thapar, Anita and van Goozen, Stephanie (2011) Known risk factors for violence predict 12-month-old infants' aggressiveness with peers. Psychological Science, 22 (9). pp. 1205-1211. ISSN 0956-7976

Mannering, Anne M, Harold, Gordon T, Leve, Leslie D, Shelton, Katherine H, Shaw, Daniel S, Conger, Rand D, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Scaramella, Laura V and Reiss, David (2011) Longitudinal associations between marital instability and child sleep problems across infancy and toddlerhood in adoptive families. Child Development, 82 (4). pp. 1252-1266. ISSN 0009-3920

Lewis, Gemma, Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon T, Collishaw, Stephan and Thapar, Anita (2011) Investigating environmental links between parent depression and child depressive/anxiety symptoms using an assisted conception design. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 50 (5). pp. 451-459. ISSN 0890-8567

Rhoades, Kimberly A, Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Shaw, Daniel S and Reiss, David (2011) Longitudinal pathways from marital hostility to child anger during toddlerhood: genetic susceptibility and indirect effects via harsh parenting. Journal of Family Psychology, 25 (2). pp. 282-291. ISSN 08933200

Harold, G T, Rice, F, Hay, D F, Boivin, J, Van Den Bree, M and Thapar, A (2011) Familial transmission of depression and antisocial behavior symptoms: disentangling the contribution of inherited and environmental factors and testing the mediating role of parenting. Psychological Medicine, 41 (6). pp. 1175-1185. ISSN 0033-2917

Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Ge, Xiaojia, Neiderhiser, Jenae M and Patterson, Gerald (2010) Refining intervention targets in family-based research: lessons from quantitative behavioral genetics. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 5 (5). pp. 516-526. ISSN 1745-6916

Rice, F, Harold, G T, Boivin, J, van den Bree, M, Hay, D F and Thapar, A (2010) The links between prenatal stress and offspring development and psychopathology: disentangling environmental and inherited influences. Psychological Medicine, 40 (2). pp. 335-342. ISSN 0033-2917

Langley, Kate, Fowler, Tom, Ford, Tamsin, Thapar, Ajay K, van den Bree, Marianne, Harold, Gordon, Owen, Michael J, O'Donovan, Michael C and Thapar, Anita (2010) Adolescent clinical outcomes for young people with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. British Journal of Psychiatry, 196 (3). pp. 235-240. ISSN 0007-1250

Hay, Dale F, Perra, Oliver, Hudson, Kathryn, Waters, Cerith S, Mundy, Lisa, Phillips, Rebecca, Goodyer, Ian, Harold, Gordon, Thapar, Anita, van Goozen, Stephanie and Team, CCDS (2010) Identifying early signs of aggression: psychometric properties of the Cardiff infant contentiousness scale. Aggressive behavior, 36 (6). pp. 351-357. ISSN 1098-2337

Hunter, John A, Kafka, Sarah, Hayhurst, Jill, Clark, Haley, Dickerson, Desiree, Harold, Gordon T, Boyes, Mike, O'Brien, Kerry and Stringer, Maurice (2010) Increased self-efficacy following a ten-day developmental voyage. Journal of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 22 (1). pp. 63-65. ISSN 1728-0583

Thapar, Anita, Rice, Frances, Hay, Dale, Boivin, Jacky, Langley, Kate, Van Den Bree, Marianne, Rutter, Michael and Harold, Gordon (2010) Response to: testing the association between smoking in pregnancy and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a novel design. Biological Psychiatry, 68 (4). e13-e14. ISSN 0006-3223

Lifford, Kate J, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, A (2009) Parent-child hostility and child ADHD symptoms: a genetically sensitive and longitudinal analysis. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 50 (12). pp. 1468-1476. ISSN 0021-9630

Thapar, Anita, Rice, Frances, Hay, Dale, Boivin, Jacky, Langley, Kate, van Den Bree, Marianne, Rutter, Michael and Harold, Gordon (2009) Prenatal smoking might not cause attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: evidence from a novel design. Biological Psychiatry, 66 (8). pp. 722-727. ISSN 0006-3223

Boivin, J, Rice, Frances, Hay, Dale, Harold, Gordon, Lewis, Allyson, van den Bree, Marianne M B and Thapar, Anita (2009) Associations between maternal older age, family environment and parent and child wellbeing in families using assisted reproductive techniques to conceive. Social Science and Medicine, 68 (11). pp. 1948-1955. ISSN 0277-9536

Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon T, Boivin, Jacky, Hay, Dale F, van den Bree, Marianne and Thapar, Anita (2009) Disentangling prenatal and inherited influences in humans with an experimental design. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106 (7). pp. 2464-2467. ISSN 0027-8424

Boivin, J, Rice, Frances, Hay, Dale, Harold, Gordon, Lewis, Allyson, van den Bree, Marianne M B and Thapar, Anita (2009) Associations between maternal older age, family environment and parent and child wellbeing in families using assisted reproductive techniques to conceive. Social Science and Medicine, 68 (11). pp. 1948-1955. ISSN 0277-9536

Shelton, Katherine H, Boivin, Jacky, Hay, Dale, van den Bree, Marianne B M, Rice, Frances J, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2009) Examining differences in psychological adjustment problems among children conceived by assisted reproductive technologies. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 33 (5). pp. 385-392. ISSN 0165-0254

Thapar, Ajay, Kerridge, Michael and Harold, Gordon (2009) Stress, anxiety, depression, and epilepsy: investigating the relationship between psychological factors and seizures. Epilepsy and Behavior, 14 (1). pp. 134-140. ISSN 1525-5050

Leve, Leslie D, Harold, Gordon T, Ge, Xiaojia, Neiderhiser, Jenae M, Shaw, Daniel, Scaramella, Laura V and Reiss, David (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 (11). pp. 1102-1109. ISSN 0890-8567

Shelton, Katherine H, Harold, Gordon T, Fowler, Tom A, Rice, Frances J, Neale, Michael C, Thapar, Anita and Van Den Bree, Marianne B M (2008) Parent-child relations, conduct problems and cigarette use in adolescence: Examining the role of genetic and environmental factors on patterns of behavior. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 37 (10). pp. 1216-1228. ISSN 0047-2891

Shelton, Katherine H and Harold, Gordon T (2008) Interparental conflict, negative parenting, and children's adjustment: bridging links between parents' depression and children's psychological distress. Journal of Family Psychology, 22 (5). pp. 712-724. ISSN 0893-3200

Van Goozen, Stephanie H M, Fairchild, Graeme and Harold, Gordon T (2008) The role of neurobiological deficits in childhood antisocial behavior. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 17 (3). pp. 224-228. ISSN 0963-7214

Lifford, Kate J, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2008) Parent-child relationships and ADHD symptoms: a longitudinal analysis. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 36 (2). pp. 285-296. ISSN 0091-0627

Shelton, Katherine H and Harold, Gordon T (2008) Pathways between interparental conflict and adolescent psychological adjustment: bridging links through children's cognitive appraisals and coping strategies. Journal of Early Adolescence, 28 (4). pp. 555-582. ISSN 0272-4316

Harold, Gordon T, Aitken, Jessica J and Shelton, Katherine H (2007) Inter-parental conflict and children's academic attainment: a longitudinal analysis. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 48 (12). pp. 1223-1232. ISSN 0021-9630

Rice, Frances, Lewis, Allyson, Harold, Gordon, van den Bree, Marianne, Boivin, Jacky, Hay, Dale F, Owen, Michael J and Thapar, Anita (2007) Agreement between maternal report and antenatal records for a range of pre and peri-natal factors: the influence of maternal and child characteristics. Early Human Development, 83 (8). pp. 497-504. ISSN 0378-3782

Shelton, Katherine H and Harold, Gordon T (2007) Marital conflict and children's adjustment: the mediating and moderating role of children's coping strategies. Social Development, 16 (3). pp. 497-512. ISSN 0961-205X

Fowler, Tom, Shelton, Katherine, Lifford, Kate, Rice, Frances, McBride, Andrew, Nikolov, Ivan, Neale, Michael C, Harold, Gordon, Thapar, Anita and Van Den Bree, Marianne B M (2007) Genetic and environmental influences on the relationship between peer alcohol use and own alcohol use in adolescents. Addiction, 102 (6). pp. 894-903. ISSN 0965-2140

Thapar, Anita, Harold, Gordon, Holmans, Peter, Rice, Frances, Langley, Kate, Fowler, Tom, Aggleton, John, van den Bree, Marianne, Owen, Michael and O'Donovan, Michael (2007) Promoting measured genes and measured environments: on the importance of careful statistical analyses and biological relevance — reply. Archives of General Psychiatry, 64 (3). pp. 378-379. ISSN 0003-990X

Shelton, Katherine, Lifford, Kate, Fowler, Tom, Rice, Frances, Neale, Mike, Harold, Gordon, Thapar, Anita and van den Bree, Marianne (2007) The association between conduct problems and the initiation and progression of marijuana use during adolescence: a genetic analysis across time. Behavior Genetics, 37 (2). pp. 314-325. ISSN 0001-8244

van den Bree, Marianne B M, Rice, Frances, Fowler, Tom A, Shelton, Katherine H, Lifford, Kate J, Scourfield, Jane, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2007) The Cardiff Study of All Wales and North West of England Twins (CaStANET): a longitudinal research program of child and adolescent development. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10 (1). pp. 13-23. ISSN 1832-4274

Thapar, Anita, Harold, Gordon T, Rice, Frances, Ge, XiaoJia, Boivin, Jacky, Haynes, Dale, Van Den Bree, Marianne and Lewis, Alyson (2007) Do intrauterine or genetic influences explain the foetal origins of chronic disease? A novel experimental method for disentangling effects. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 7 (25). ISSN 1471-2288

Thapar, Anita, Harold, Gordon, Rice, Frances, Langley, Kate and O'Donovan, Michael (2007) The contribution of gene-environment interaction to psychopathology. Development and Psychopathology, 19 (4). pp. 989-1004. ISSN 0954-5794

Van Goozen, Stephanie H M, Fairchild, Graeme, Snoek, Heddeke and Harold, Gordon T (2007) The evidence for a neurobiological model of childhood antisocial behavior. Psychological Bulletin, 133 (1). pp. 149-182. ISSN 0033-2909

Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2006) The effect of birth-weight with genetic susceptibility on depressive symptoms in childhood and adolescence. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 15 (7). pp. 383-391. ISSN 1018-8827

Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon T, Shelton, Katherine H and Thapar, Anita (2006) Family conflict interacts with genetic liability in predicting childhood and adolescent depression. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 45 (7). pp. 841-848. ISSN 0890-8567

Shelton, Katherine H, Harold, Gordon T, Goeke-Morey, Marcie C and Cummings, E Mark (2006) Children's coping with marital conflict: the role of conflict expression and gender. Social Development, 15 (2). pp. 232-247. ISSN 0961-205X

Rivett, Mark, Howarth, Emma and Harold, Gordon (2006) 'Watching from the stairs': towards an evidence-based practice in work with child witnesses of domestic violence. Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 11 (1). pp. 103-125. ISSN 1359-1045

Goody, Adam, Rice, Frances, Boivin, Jackie, Harold, Gordon T, Hay, Dale F and Thapar, Anita (2005) Twins born following fertility treatment: implications for quantitative genetic studies. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 8 (4). pp. 337-345. ISSN 1832-4274

Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Aanita (2005) The link between depression in mothers and offspring: an extended twin analysis. Behavior Genetics, 35 (5). pp. 565-577. ISSN 0001-8244

Harold, Gordon T and Hay, Dale F (2005) Normal development in middle childhood. Psychiatry, 4 (6). pp. 3-5. ISSN 14761793

Thapar, Ajay, Roland, Martin and Harold, Gordon (2005) Do depression symptoms predict seizure frequency - or vice versa? Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 59 (5). pp. 269-274. ISSN 0022-3999

Burt, Keith B, Hay, Dale F, Pawlby, Susan, Harold, Gordon T and Sharp, Deborah (2004) The prediction of disruptive behaviour disorders in an urban community sample: the contribution of person-centered analyses. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 45 (6). pp. 1159-1170. ISSN 0021-9630

Harold, Gordon T, Shelton, Katherine H, Goeke-Morey, Marcie C and Cummings, E Mark (2004) Marital conflict, child emotional security about family relationships and child adjustment. Social Development, 13 (3). pp. 350-376. ISSN 0961-205X

Hay, Dale F, Pawlby, Susan, Angold, Adrian, Harold, Gordon T and Sharp, Deborah (2003) Pathways to violence in the children of mothers who were depressed postpartum. Developmental Psychology, 39 (6). pp. 1083-1094. ISSN 0012-1649

Scourfield, Jane, Rice, Frances, Thapar, Anita, Harold, Gordon T, Martin, Neilson and McGuffin, Peter (2003) Depressive symptoms in children and adolescents: changing aetiological influences with development. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 44 (7). pp. 968-976. ISSN 0021-9630

Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon T and Thapar, Anita (2003) Negative life events as an account of age-related differences in the genetic aetiology of depression in childhood and adolescence. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 44 (7). pp. 977-987. ISSN 0021-9630

Goeke-Morey, Marcie C, Cummings, E Mark, Harold, Gordon T and Shelton, Katherine H (2003) Categories and continua of destructive and constructive marital conflict tactics from the perspective of U.S. and Welsh children. Journal of Family Psychology, 17 (3). pp. 327-338. ISSN 0893-3200

Jenkins, Trisha A, Amin, Eman, Harold, Gordon T, Pearce, John M and Aggleton, John P (2003) Distinct patterns of hippocampal formation activity associated with different spatial tasks: a Fos imaging study in rats. Experimental Brain Research, 151 (4). pp. 514-523. ISSN 0014-4819

Thapar, A, Fowler, T, Rice, F, Scourfield, J, Van Den Bree, M, Thomas, H, Harold, G and Hay, D (2003) Maternal smoking during pregnancy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms in offspring. American Journal of Psychiatry, 160 (11). pp. 1985-1989. ISSN 0002-953X

Grych, John H, Harold, Gordon T and Miles, Claire J (2003) A prospective investigation of appraisals as mediators of the link between interparental conflict and child adjustmen. Child Development, 74 (4). pp. 1176-1193. ISSN 00093920

Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon and Thapar, Anita (2002) Assessing the effects of age, sex and shared environment on the genetic aetiology of depression in childhood and adolescence. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 43 (8). pp. 1039-1051. ISSN 0021-9630

Davies, Patrick T, Harold, Gordon T, Goeke-Morey, Marcie C, Cummings, E Mark, Shelton, Katherine and Rasi, Jennifer A (2002) Child emotional security and interparental conflict. Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, 67 (3). pp. 27-40. ISSN 0037-976X

Rice, Frances, Harold, Gordon and Thapar, Anita (2002) The genetic aetiology of childhood depression: a review. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 43 (1). pp. 65-79. ISSN 0021-9630

Paley, Blair, Conger, Rand D and Harold, Gordon T (2000) Parents' affect, adolescent cognitive representations, and adolescent social development. Journal of Marriage and Family, 62 (3). pp. 761-776. ISSN 0022-2445

Fincham, Frank D, Harold, Gordon T and Gano-Phillips, Susan (2000) The longitudinal association between attributions and marital satisfaction: direction of effects and role of efficacy expectations. Journal of Family Psychology, 14 (2). pp. 267-285. ISSN 0893-3200

Thapar, Anita, Harold, Gordon and McGuffin, Peter (1998) Life events and depressive symptoms in childhood - shared genes or shared adversity? A research note. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 39 (8). pp. 1153-1158. ISSN 0021-9630

Harold, Gordon T and Conger, Rand D (1997) Marital conflict and adolescent distress: the role of adolescent awareness. Child Development, 68 (2). pp. 333-350. ISSN 0009-3920

Harold, Gordon T, Osborne, Lori N and Conger, Rand D (1997) Mom and dad are at it again: adolescent perceptions of marital conflict and adolescent psychological distress. Developmental Psychology, 33 (2). pp. 333-350. ISSN 0012-1649

Fincham, Frank D, Beach, Steven R H, Harold, Gordon T and Osborne, Lori N (1997) Marital satisfaction and depression: different causal relationships for men and women? Psychological Science, 8 (5). pp. 351-357. ISSN 0956-7976

Book Section

Stein, A and Harold, G (2015) Impact of parental psychiatric disorder and physical illness. In: Rutter's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. John Wiley and Sons Ltd, pp. 352-363. ISBN 9781118381953

Leve, Leslie D, Chamberlain, Patricia, Smith, Dana K and Harold, Gordon T (2012) Multidimensional treatment foster care as an intervention for juvenile justice girls in out-of-home care. In: Delinquent Girls: Contexts, Relationships, and Adaptation. Springer New York, pp. 147-160. ISBN 9781461404156

Shelton, Katherine H, Walters, Sasha L and Harold, Gordon T (2012) Children's appraisals of relationships in stepfamilies and first families. In: Pryor, Jan (ed.) The International Handbook of Stepfamilies: Policy and Practice in Legal, Research, and Clinical Environments. John Wiley and Sons, Wellington, New Zealand, pp. 250-276. ISBN 9780470114582

Reports and working papers

Harold, Gordon, Hampden-Thompson, Gillian, Rodic Bjedov, Maja and Sellers, Ruth (2017) An evaluation of the AdOPt parenting programme. Project Report. Department for Education.