Vulliez-Coady, L., Obsuth, I., Torreiro Casal, M., Ellertsdottir, L., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (in press). Maternal Role-Confusion: Relations to Maternal Attachment and Mother-Child Interaction from Infancy to Adolescence. Infant Mental Health Journal.
Easterbrooks, M.A., Bureau, J-F., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2012). Developmental correlates and predictors of emotional availability in mother-child Interaction: A longitudinal study from infancy to middle childhood. Development & Psychopathology, 24, 65-78.
Lyons-Ruth, K., Bureau, J. -F., Holmes, B., Easterbrooks, M., & Brooks, N. H. (2012). Borderline symptoms and suicidality/self-injury in late adolescence: Prospectively observed relationship correlates in infancy and childhood. Psychiatry Research, Epub ahead of print.
Pechtel, P., Woodman, A., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2012). Early maternal withdrawal and non-verbal childhood IQ as precursors for substance abuse diagnosis in young adulthood: Results of a 20-year prospective study. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 5, 316-329.
Shi, Z., Bureau, JF.,Easterbrooks, M.A., Zhao, X., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2012). Childhood Maltreatment and Prospectively Observed Quality of Early Care as Predictors of Antisocial Personality Disorder Features. Infant Mental Health Journal, 33(1), 55-96.
Madigan, S., Benoit, D., & Boucher, C. (2011). Exploration of the links among fathers' unresolved states of mind with respect to attachment, atypical paternal behaviour, and disorganized infant-father attachment. Infant Mental Health Journal.32(3), 286 - 304.
Madigan, S., Voci, S., & Benoit, D. (2011). Stability of atypical caregiver behaviors over six years and associations with disorganized infant-caregiver attachment. Attachment and Human Development. 13(3), 237-52.
Bureau, J., Easterbrooks, A., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2009). Attachment disorganization and role-reversal in middle childhood: Maternal and child precursors and correlates. Attach Hum Dev, 11(3), 265-284.
Dutra, L., Bianchi, I., Siegel, D. & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2009). The relational context of dissociative phenomena. In: P. Dell & J. O’Neil, editors. Dissociation and the dissociative disorders: DSM-V and beyond. Routledge: Routledge, NY, pp. 83-92.
Dutra,L., Bureau, J., Holmes, B., Lyubchik, A., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2009). Quality of early care and childhood trauma: A prospective study of developmental pathways to dissociation. J Nerv Ment Dis, 197(6), 383-390.
Hobson, R.P., Patrick, M., Hobson, J.A., Crandell, L., Bronfman E., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2009). How mothers with borderline personality disorder relate to their one-year-old infants. Br J Psychiatry, 195, 1-6.
Lyons-Ruth, K., Bureau J., Riley, C., & Atlas-Corbett, A. F. (2009). Socially indiscriminate attachment behavior in the Strange Situation: Convergent and discriminant validity in relation to caregiving risk, later behavior problems, and attachment insecurity. Dev Psychopathol, 21(2), 355-372.
Najmi, S., Bureau, J., Chen, D., & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2009) Maternal attitudinal inflexibility: Longitudinal relations with mother-infant interaction and childhood hostile-aggressive behavior problems. Child Abuse & Neglect. 33(12), 924-32.
Lyons-Ruth, K. (2008). Contributions of the mother-infant relationship to dissociative, borderline, and conduct symptoms in young adulthood. Infant Ment Health J, 29(3), 203-218.
Moran, G., Forbes, L., Evans, E., Tarabulsy, G., Madigan, S. (2008) Both maternal sensitivity and atypical maternal behavior independently predict attachment security and disorganization in adolescent mother-infant relationships. Infant Behavior and Development, 31, 316-320.
Madigan, S., Moran, G., Schuengel, C., Pederson, D., &Otten, R. (2007). Unresolved maternal attachment representations, disrupted maternal behavior and disorganized attachment in infancy: Links to toddler behavior problems. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 48, 1042-1050.
Lyons-Ruth, K., Dutra, L., Schuder, M., & Bianchi, I. (2006). From infant attachment disorganization to adult dissociation: Relational adaptations or traumatic experiences? In R. Chevetz, Ed. Dissociative Disorders. Psychiatr Clin North Am, 29, 63-86.
Madigan, S., Hawkins, E., Benoit, D., & Goldberg, S. (2006). Reduction of disrupted caregiver behavior using modified interaction guidance. Infant Mental Health Journal, 27, 509-527.
Madigan, S., Moran, G., & Pederson, D.R. (2006). Unresolved states of mind, disorganized attachment relationships, and disrupted mother-infant interactions of adolescent mothers and their infants. Developmental Psychology, 42, 293-304.
David, D. & Lyons-Ruth, K. (2005). Differential attachment responses of male and female infants to frightening maternal behavior: Tend or befriend vs. fight or flight? Infant Mental Health Journal, 26(1), 1-18.
Lyons-Ruth, K., Yellin, C., Melnick, S., & Atwood, G. (2005). Expanding the concept of unresolved mental states: Hostile/Helpless states of mind on the adult attachment interview are associated with atypical maternal behavior and infant disorganization. Dev Psychopathol 17, 1-23.
Schechter, D. S., Zeanah, C. H., Myers, M. M., Brunelli, S. A., Liebowitz, M. R., Marshal, R. D., Coates, S. W., Trabka, K. A., Baca, P., & Hofer, M.A., (2004). Psychobiologcal dysregulation in violence-exposed mothers: Salivary cortisol of mothers with very young children pre- and post-separation stress. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 68, 313-336.