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Books  

 

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Burack, J.A., & Schmidt, L.A. (Editors).  (2014). Cultural and Contextual Perspectives on Developmental Risk and Well-being (pp. xx-298).  New York:  Cambridge University Press.

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Schmidt, L.A., & Segalowitz, S.J.  (Editors).  (2008). Developmental Psychophysiology: Theory, Systems, and Methods (pp. xxii-462).  New York:  Cambridge University Press.

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Schmidt, L.A., & Schulkin, J. (Editors). (1999).  Extreme Fear, Shyness, and Social Phobia:  Origins, Biological Mechanisms, and Clinical Outcomes (pp. x-311) (Series in Affective Science).  New York:  Oxford University Press.

 

 

Special Collections

 

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Schmidt, L.A., Burack, J.A., & Van Lieshout, R.J. (Editors).(2016).

Developmental origins of adult mental health and illness [Special Issue].

Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 7(6), 564-625.

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Schmidt, L.A., & Coplan, R.J. (Editors). (2014).  Shyness, behavioral inhibition, and social withdrawal: Snapshots from the field. [Special Issue]. Infant and Child Development, 23(3), 217-352.

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Vaillancourt, T., & Schmidt, L.A. (Editors). (2011).  Aggression and peer victimization:  Genetic, neurophysiological, and neuroendocrine considerations.  [Special Issue]. Brain and Cognition, 77(2), 151-199.

braincognition.pngSchmidt, L.A. (Editor). (2007). Social cognitive and affective neuroscience: Developmental and clinical perspectives.  [Special Issue].  Brain and Cognition, 65(1), 1-142.

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Schmidt, L.A. (Editor).  (2003). Affective neuroscience.  [Special Issue].  Brain and Cognition, 52(1), 1-133.

 
 
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Recent Selected Publications

 

Poole, K.L., Tang, A., & Schmidt, L.A. (Accepted).  The temperamentally shy child as the social adult.  In K. Perez-Edgar & N.A. Fox (Eds.), Behavioral inhibition:  Integrating theory, research, and clinical perspectives.  New York:  Springer Publishers.

 

Mathewson, K.J., Tang, A., Fortier, P.,  Miskovic, V., & Schmidt, L.A. (2017).  Individual differences in temperament:  Definition, measurement, and outcomes. In C. Bryne, S. Castelnovo, G. Tomalin, & J. Williams (Eds.), Elsevier Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology (pp.1-11).   New York:  Elsevier Publishers.

 

Tang, A.,& Schmidt, L.A. (2017).  Shyness and sociability.  In V. Zeigler-Hill & T.K. Shackelford (Eds.,) Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences (pp.1-5).  New York:  Springer International Publishing.

 

Tang, A.,& Schmidt, L.A. (2017).  Shyness.  In C. Bryne, S. Castelnovo, G. Tomalin, & J. Williams (Eds.), Elsevier Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology (pp.1-9).   New York:  Elsevier Publishers. 

 

Chen, X., & Schmidt, L.A. (2015).  Temperament and personality development. In R. Lerner (Editor-in-Chief), Handbook of Child Psychology and Developmental Science (7th Ed.), In M. Lamb & C. Garcia-Coll (Section Editors), Vol 3, Social and Emotional Development (pp.152-200).  Hoboken, NJ:  Wiley.

  

Schmidt, L.A., & Miskovic, V. (2014).  Shyness and the electrical activity of the brain:  On the interplay between theory and method.  In R.J. Coplan & J.C. Bowker (Eds.), The Handbook of Solitude:  Psychological Perspectives on Social Isolation, Social Withdrawal, and Being Alone (pp.51-70).  Malden, MA:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

 

 

Recent Selected Publications - Theoretical, Review and Position Papers

 

 

Harrewijn, A., Schmidt, L.A., Westenberg, P.M., Tang, A., & van der Molen, M.J.W. (2017).  Electrocortical measures of information processing biases in social anxiety disorder: A review.  Biological Psychology, 129, 324-348.

 

Khan, A., Schmidt, L.A., & Chen, X. (2017).  Cultural neuroscience of emotion:  Toward a developmental framework.  Psychology & Neuroscience, 10, 11-40.

 

Mathewson, K.J., Chow, C.T., Dobson, K.G., Pope, E.I., Schmidt, L.A., & Van Lieshout, R.J. (2017).  Mental health of extremely low birth weight survivors: A systematic review and meta-analysis.  Psychological Bulletin, 143, 347-383.

 

Saigal, S., Van Lieshout, R.J., & Schmidt, L.A. (2017). Why are prospective longitudinal studies needed in preterm behavioral epigenetic research?—Reply. JAMA Pediatrics, 171, 92-93.

 

Chow, C., Van Lieshout, R.J., Schmidt, L.A., Dobson, K.G., & Buckley, N. (2016).  Systematic review:  Audiovisual interventions for reducing preoperative anxiety in children undergoing elective surgery: A systematic review.  Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 41, 182-203.

 

 
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Typical Development

Temperament, Anxiety, and Psychophysiology: Studies of Children and Adults

 

Poole, K.L., Van Lieshout, R.J., McHolm, A.E., Cunningham, C.E., & Schmidt, L.A. (In press).  Trajectories of social anxiety in children: Influence of child cortisol reactivity and parental social anxiety. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

 

Poole, K.L., Jetha, M.K., & Schmidt, L.A. (2017).  Linking child temperament, physiology, and adult personality:  Relations among retrospective inhibition, salivary cortisol, and shyness.  Personality and Individual Differences, 113, 68-73.

 

Schmidt, L.A., Tang, A., Day, K.L., Lahat, A., Boyle, M.H., Saigal, S., & Van Lieshout, R.J. (2017). Personality development within a generational context:  Life course outcomes of shy children.  Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 48, 632-641.

 

Tsui, T.Y.L., Lahat, L., & Schmidt, L.A. (2017).  Linking temperamental shyness and social anxiety in childhood and adolescence: Moderating influences of age and sex.  Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 48, 778-785.

 

Tang, A., Beaton, E.A., Tatham, E., Schulkin, J., Hall, G.B., & Schmidt, L.A. (2016).  Processing of different types of social threat inshyness: Preliminary findings of distinct functional neural connectivity.  Social Neuroscience, 11, 15-37.

  

Tang, A., Santesso, D.L., Segalowitz, S.J., & Schmidt, L.A. (2016).  Distinguishing shyness and sociability in children:  An event-related potential study.  Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 142, 291-311.

 

Tang, A., Santesso, D.L., Segalowitz, S.J., Schulkin, J., & Schmidt, L.A. (2016).  Distinguishing shyness and sociability in adults:  An event-related electrocortical-neuroendocrine study.  Biological Psychology, 119, 200-209. 

 

Temperament, Anxiety, and Psychophysiology:  Studies Using Ecologically Salient Contexts

 

Chow, C.H.T., Nejati, N., Poole, K.L., Van Lieshout, R.J., Buckley, N., & Schmidt, L.A. (2017). Children’s shyness in a surgical setting.  Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 26, 190-197.

 

Chow, C.H.T.,Van Lieshout, R.J., Schmidt, L.A., & Buckley, N. (2017).  Tablet-based intervention for reducing children’s preoperative anxiety: A pilot study.  Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 38, 409-416.

 

Chow, C.H.T., Van Lieshout, R.J., & Buckley, N. & Schmidt, L.A. (2016).  Children's Preoperative Multidimensional Anxiety Scale (CPMAS): Development and validation.  Psychological Assessment, 28, 1101-1109.

 

Atypical Development

Adults and Children Exposed to Pre and Postnatal Adversity

Studies of Extremely Low Birth Weight Adult Survivors (< 1000 grams):

Van Lieshout, R.J., Boyle, M.H., Favotto, L., Krzeczkowski, J.E., Savoy, C., Saigal, S., Morrison, K.M., & Schmidt, L.A. (In press). Impact of extremely low birth weight status on risk and resilience for depression and anxiety in adulthood.  Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry.

 

Gao, X., Lahat, A., Maurer, D., Savoy, C., Van Lieshout, R.J., Boyle, M.H., Saigal, S., & Schmidt, L.A. (2017).  Sensitivity to facial expressions among extremely low birth weight survivors in their 30s.  Developmental Psychobiology, 59, 1051-1057.

 

Lahat, A., Van Lieshout, R.J., Mathewson, K.J.,MacKillop, J., Saigal, S., Morrison, K.M., Boyle, M.H., & Schmidt, L.A. (2017).  Extremely low birth weight babies grown up: Gene-environment interaction predicts internalizing problems in the 3rd and 4th decades of life.  Development and Psychopathology, 29, 837-843.

 

Saigal, S., Day, K.L., Van Lieshout, R.J., Schmidt, L.A., Morrison, K.M., & Boyle, M.H. (2016). Health, wealth, social integration, and sexuality of extremely low-birth-weight prematurely born adults in the fourth decade of life.  Journal of the American Medical Association, JAMA Pediatrics, 170, 678-686.

 

Van Lieshout, R.J., Boyle, M.H., Saigal, S., Morrison, K.M., & Schmidt, L.A. (2015). Mental health of extremely low birth weight survivors in their 30s.  Pediatrics, 135, 452-459.

 

Studies of Child Maltreatment:

Lahat, A., Tang, A., Van Lieshout, R.J., Tanaka, M., MacMillian, H., & Schmidt, L.A.  (In press).  Longitudinal associations among child maltreatment, resting frontal electroencephalogram (EEG) asymmetry, and adolescent shyness.  Child Development.

 

Tang, A., Miskovic, V., Lahat, A., Tanaka, M., MacMillan, H., Van Lieshout, R.J., & Schmidt, L.A. (2018). Trajectories of resting frontal brain activity and psychopathology in female adolescents exposed to childhood maltreatment.  Developmental Psychobiology, 60, 67-77.