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  • Genetic and environmental influences on developmental trajectories of adolescent alcohol use 

    Zheng, Yao; Brendgen, Mara; Dionne, Ginette; Boivin, Michel; Vitaro, Frank (Springer, 2019-01-31)
    Adolescent alcohol use demonstrates distinct developmental trajectories with different times of onset, levels, and rates of growth. Twin research on adolescent alcohol use has shown that genetic influences are consistent with a gradual growth of ...
  • The CODAT wins project : the current status and recent findings of collaborative project of development of anthropometrical measures in twins 

    Silventoinen, Karri; Brendgen, Mara; Vitaro, Frank
    The COllaborative project of Development of Anthropometrical measures in Twins (CODATwins) project is a large international collaborative effort to analyze individual-level phenotype data from twins in multiple cohorts from different environments. The ...
  • The effect of contextual risk factors on the effectiveness of brief personality‐targeted interventions for adolescent alcohol use and misuse : a cluster‐randomized trial 

    Edalati, Hanie; Afzali, Mohammad H.; Castellanos Ryan, Natalie; Conrod, Patricia (Wiley, 2019-03-13)
    Background A range of school‐based prevention programs has been developed and used to prevent, delay, or reduce alcohol use among adolescents. Most of these programs have been evaluated at the community‐level impact. However, the effect of contextual ...
  • Does shyness interact with peer group affiliation in predicting substance use in adolescence? 

    Lemyre, Alexandre; Poliakova, Natalia; Vitaro, Frank; Tremblay, Richard Ernest; Boivin, Michel; Bélanger, Richard E. (American Psychological Association, 2017-11-20)
    Cigarette use and binge drinking are risky behaviors emerging during adolescence. Although many beneficial factors are well documented, studies linking shyness to substance use are somehow conflicting, which may be due to the contribution of moderators. ...
  • Friendships and deviancy training in young children 

    Salazar, Stefanie; Boivin, Michel; Vitaro, Frank; Cantin, Stéphane; Forget-Dubois, Nadine; Brendgen, Mara; Dionne, Ginette; Tremblay, Richard Ernest (Emerald, 2015-04-13)
    Purpose The purpose of this study was to test a new approach to deviancy training, that is, the shaping and reinforcing of disruptive behaviors in social interaction, which considers not only reinforcement, but also the modeling processes involved, ...
  • Birth size and gestational age in opposite-sex twins as compared to same-sex twins : an individualbased pooled analysis of 21 cohorts 

    Jelenkovic, Aline; Sund, Reijo; Yokoyama, Yoshie; Hur, Yoon-Mi; Ullemar, Vilhelmina; Almqvist, Catarina; Magnusson, Patrik KE; Willemsen, Gonneke; Bartels, Meike; Van Beijsterveldt, Catharina EM; Bogl, Leonie-Helen; Pietiläinen, Kirsi H; Vuoksimaa, Eero; Ji, Fuling; Ning, Feng; Pang, Zengchang; Nelson, Tracy L.; Whitfeld, Keith E.; Rebato, Esther; Llewellyn, Clare H.; Fisher, Abigail; Bayasgalan, Gombojav; Narandalai, Danshiitsoodol; Bjerregaard-Andersen, Morten; Beck-Nielsen, Henning; Sodemann, Morten; Tarnoki, Adam D.; Tarnoki, David L.; Ooki, Syuichi; Stazi, Maria A.; Fagnani, Corrado; Brescianini, Sonia; Dubois, Lise; Boivin, Michel; Brendgen, Mara; Dionne, Ginette; Vitaro, Frank; Cutler, Tessa L.; Hopper, John L.; Krueger, Robert F.; McGue, Matt; Shandell, Pahlen; Craig, Jefrey M.; Safery, Richard; Haworth, Claire MA; Plomin, Robert; Knafo-Noam, Ariel; Mankuta, David; Abramson, Lior; Burt, S. Alexandra; Klump, Kelly L.; Vlietinck, Robert F.; Derom, Catherine A.; Loos, Ruth JF; Loos, Ruth JF; Boomsma, Dorret I.; Sørensen, Thorkild IA; Kaprio, Jaakko; Silventoinen, Karri (Nature research, 2018-04-19)
    It is well established that boys are born heavier and longer than girls, but it remains unclear whether birth size in twins is affected by the sex of their co-twin. We conducted an individual-based pooled analysis of 21 twin cohorts in 15 countries ...
  • Differential negative reinforcement of other behavior to increase compliance with wearing an anti-strip suit 

    Compliance with wearing a medical device
    Wheatley, Tara L.; Goulet, Mélanie; Mann, Kathryn; Lanovaz, Marc (Wiley, 2019-08-27)
    Using a changing-criterion design, we replicated and extended a study (Cook, Rapp, & Schulze, 2015) on differential negative reinforcement of other behavior (DNRO). More specifically, educational assistants implemented DNRO to teach a 12-year-old boy ...
  • Increasing compliance with wearing a medical device in children with autism 

    Dufour, Marie-Michèle; Lanovaz, Marc (Wiley, 2019-09-02)
    Health professionals often recommend the use of medical devices to assess the health, monitor the well-being, or improve the quality of life of their patients. Children with autism may present challenges in these situations as their sensory peculiarities ...
  • Pathways to prevention: protocol for the CAP (Climate and Preventure) study to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of school-based universal, selective and combined alcohol misuse prevention into early adulthood 

    Newton, Nicola C.; Stapinski, Lexine; Slade, Tim; Champion, Katrina E.; Barrett, Emma L.; Chapman, Catherine; Smout, Anna; Lawler, Siobhan; Mather, Marius; Castellanos Ryan, Natalie; Conrod, Patricia; Teesson, Maree (BMC, 2018-05-21)
    Background: Alcohol use and associated harms are among the leading causes of burden of disease among young people, highlighting the need for effective prevention. The Climate and Preventure (CAP) study was the first trial of a combined universal and ...
  • Identifying at-risk profiles and protective factors for problem gambling : a longitudinal study across adolescence and early adulthood 

    Allami, Youssef; Vitaro, Frank; Brendgen, Mara; Carbonneau, René; Tremblay, Richard Ernest (American Psychological Association, 2018-03-19)
    Past studies have identified various risk and protective factors for problem gambling (PG). However, no study has examined the interplay between these factors using a combination of person-centered and variable-centered approaches embedded within a ...

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