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The Mood Research Lab

Harkness, K. L., Theriault, J. E., Stewart, J. G., & Bagby, R. M. (in press). Exposure to Acute Life Events and Chronic Stress Predicts One-Year Recurrence in Adult Outpatients with Residual Depression Symptoms Following Acute Treatment. Depression and Anxiety.

Stewart, J. G., Mazurka, R. Bond, L., Wynne-Edwards, K. E., & Harkness, K. L., (2013). Rumination and Impaired Cortisol Recovery Following a Social Stressor in Adolescent Depression. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology,41,1015-1026.

Monroe, S. M. & Harkness, K. L. (2012). Is Depression a Chronic Mental Illness? Psychological Medicine, 42, 899-902.

Stewart, J. G., & Harkness, K. L. (2012). Symptom Specificity in the Acute Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder: A Re-Analysis of the Treatment of Depression Collaborative Research Program. Journal of Affective Disorders, 137, 87-97.

Harkness, K. L., Bagby, R. M., & Kennedy, S. (2012). Childhood Maltreatment and Differential Treatment Response and Recurrence in Episodic Major Depression. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 80, 342-353.

Harkness, K. L., Jacobson, J. A., Sinclair, B., Chan, E., & Sabbagh, M. A. (2012). For Love or Money? What Motivates People to Know Others’ Minds? Cognition and Emotion, 26, 541-549.

Monroe, S. M., & Harkness, K. L. (2011). Recurrence in Major Depression: A Conceptual Analysis. Psychological Review, 118, 655-674.

Harkness, K. L., Washburn, D., Theriault, J., Lee, L., & Sabbagh, M. A. (2011). Maternal history of depression is associated with enhanced theory of mind ability in depressed and non-depressed women. Psychiatry Research, 189, 91-96.

Harkness, K. L., Stewart, J. G., Wynne-Edwards, K. E. (2011). Cortisol reactivity to social stress in adolescents: Moderation by depression severity and child maltreatment. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 36, 173-181.

Harkness, K. L., Alavi, N., Monroe, S. M., Slavich, G. M., Gotlib, I. H., & Bagby, R. M. (2010). Gender differences in life events prior to onset of major depressive disorder: The moderating effect of age. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 791-803.

Seeds, P. M., Harkness, K. L., & Quilty, L. C. (2010). Parental maltreatment, bullying, and adolescent depression: Evidence for the mediating role of perceived social support. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 39, 681-692.

Harkness, K. L., Jacobson, J. A., Duong, D., & Sabbagh, M. A. (2010). Mental state decoding in past major depression: Effect of sad versus happy mood induction. Cognition and Emotion, 24, 497-513. 

Bulmash, E., Harkness, K. L., Stewart, J. G., & R. M. Bagby. (2009). Personality, Stressful Life Events, and Treatment Response in Major Depression. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 77, 1067-1077.

Lumley, M. N., & Harkness, K. L. (2009). Childhood Maltreatment and Depressotypic Cognitive Organization. Cognitive Therapy & Research, 33, 511-522.

Harkness, K. L., & Stewart, J. G. (2009). Symptom Specificity and the Prospective Generation of Life Events in Adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 278-287.

Harkness, K. L. (2009). Role of life events. In R. Ingram (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Depression. (pp. 527-531). NewYork: Springer Publishing.

Harkness, K. L. (2009). Mood disorders and suicide. In D. J. Dozois  & P. Firestone (Eds.) Abnormal Psychology Perspectives. Pearson: Toronto.

Harkness, K. L., Lumley, M. N. & Truss, A. E. (2008). Stress generation in adolescent depression: The moderating effect of childhood adversity. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 36, 421-432.

Harkness, K. L. (2008). Life events and hassles. In K. S. Dobson & D. J. Dozois (Eds.) Risk Factors in Depression (pp. 317-342). Elsevier: Oxford.

Harkness, K. L., & Lumley, M. N. (2007). Child abuse and neglect and the development of depression in children and adolescents. In J. Abela & B. Hankin (Eds.) Depression in Children and Adolescents. (pp. 639-657) Guilford: New York.

Lumley, M. N., & Harkness, K. L. (2007). Specificity in the relations among childhood adversity, early maladaptive schemas, and symptom profiles in adolescent depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 31, 639-657.

Pohl, J., Olmstead, M. C., Wynne-Edwards, K. E., Harkness, K., & Menard, J. L. (2007). Repeated exposure to stress across the childhood-adolescent period alters rats’ anxiety- and depression-like behaviours in adulthood: The importance of stressor type and gender. Behavioral Neuroscience, 121, 462-474.

Harkness, K. L., Bruce, A. E., & Lumley, M. N. (2006). The role of childhood abuse and neglect in the sensitization to stressful life events in adolescent depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 115, 730-741.

Monroe, S. M., Torres, L., Guillaumot, J., Harkness, K. L., Roberts, J. E., Frank, E., & Kupfer, D. (2006). Life stress and the long-term treatment course of recurrent depression: III. Nonsevere life events predict recurrence for medicated patients over 3 years. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 74, 112-120.

Harkness, K. L., & Monroe, S. M. (2006). Severe melancholic depression is more vulnerable than non-melancholic depression to minor precipitating life events. Journal of Affective Disorders, 91, 257-263.

Lee, L., Harkness, K. L., Sabbagh, M. A., & Jacobson, J. A. (2005). Mental state decoding abilities in clinical depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 86, 247-258.

Harkness, K. L., Sabbagh, M. A., Jacobson, J., Chowdrey, N., & Chen, T. (2005). Sensitivity to subtle social information in dysphoric college students: Evidence for an enhanced “theory of mind”. Cognition and Emotion, 19, 999-1026.

Monroe, S. M. & Harkness, K. L. (2005). Life stress, the ‘kindling’ hypothesis, and the recurrence of depression: Considerations from a life stress perspective. Psychological Review, 112, 417-445.

Sabbagh, M. S., Moulson, M. C., & Harkness, K. L. (2004). Event-related potential correlates of decoding others’ emotional mental states: Implications for understanding the neural bases of theory of mind. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 16, 416-425.

Harkness, K. L, Shear, M. K., Frank, E., & Silberman, R. (2002). Traumatic grief treatment: Case histories of 4 patients. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 63, 1113-1120.

Harkness, K. L., & Wildes, J. (2002). Childhood adversity and anxiety versus dysthymia comorbidity in major depression. Psychological Medicine, 32, 1239-1249.

Harkness, K. L., & Bagby, R. M. (2002). Major depression, chronic minor depression, and the five-factor model of personality. European Journal of Personality, 16, 271-281.

Harkness, K. L., Frank, E., Anderson, B. P., Luther, J., Houck, P., Rucci, P. & Kupfer, D. (2002). Does interpersonal psychotherapy protect women from depression in the face of stressful life events? Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 70, 908-915.

Harkness, K.L., & Monroe, S. M. (2002). Childhood adversity and the endogenous versus non-endogenous distinction in women with major depression. American Journal of Psychiatry, 159, 387-393.

Wildes, J. E., Harkness, K. L., & Simons, A. D. (2002). Life events, number of social relationships, and twelve-month naturalistic course of major depression in a community sample of women. Depression and Anxiety, 16, 104-113.

Harkness, K. L., & Luther, J. (2001). Clinical risk factors for the generation of life events in major depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 110, 564-572.

Monroe, S. M., Harkness, K. L., Simons, A. D., & Thase, M. E. (2001). Life stress and the symptoms of major depression. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 189, 168-175.

Harkness, K. L. & Tucker, D. M. (2000). Adaptive organization of corticolimbic networks. In M. Lewis and I. Granic (Eds.) Emotion, Development, and Self-Organization. Cambridge University Press: New York.

Harkness, K. L., Monroe, S. M., Simons, A. D., & Thase, M. E. (1999). The generation of life events in recurrent and non-recurrent depression. Psychological Medicine, 29, 135-144.

Bagby, R. M., Schuller, D. R., Levitt, A. J., Joffe, R. T., & Harkness, K. L. (1996). Seasonal and non-seasonal depression and the five-factor model of personality. Journal of Affective Disorders, 38, 89-95.

Bagby, R. M., Joffe, R. T., Parker, J. D. A., Kalemba, V., & Harkness, K. L.(1995). Major depression and the five-factor model of personality. Journal of Personality Disorders, 9, 224-234.

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