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Theo Waters

Assistant Professor of Psychology

    20102019
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    2019

    A meta-analytic examination of maternal reminiscing style: Elaboration, gender, and children's cognitive development

    Waters, T. E. A., Camia, C., Facompré, C. R. & Fivush, R., Nov 1 2019, In : Psychological bulletin. 145, 11, p. 1082-1102 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Child Development
    Mothers
    Nuclear Family
    Theory of Mind
    Meta-Analysis

    Autobiographical memory stability in the context of the Adult Attachment Interview

    Köber, C., Facompré, C. R., Waters, T. & Simpson, J. A., Oct 1 2019, In : Cognition. 191, 103980.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Episodic Memory
    Interviews
    interview
    Knowledge Bases
    Autobiographical Memory

    Children’s secure base script knowledge as a mediator between early life stress and later behavior problems

    Ruiz, S. K., Waters, T. E. A. & Yates, T. M., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Attachment and Human Development.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    Psychological Stress
    Child Behavior
    Psychopathology
    Caregivers

    Early maternal sensitivity, attachment security in young adulthood, and cardiometabolic risk at midlife

    Farrell, A. K., Waters, T., Young, E. S., Englund, M. M., Carlson, E. E., Roisman, G. I. & Simpson, J. A., Jan 2 2019, In : Attachment and Human Development. 21, 1, p. 70-86 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    Mothers
    Parenting
    Health
    Longitudinal Studies

    Stability and Change in Secure Base Script Knowledge During Middle Childhood and Early Adolescence: A 3- Year Longitudinal Study

    Waters, T., Facompré, C. R., Van de Walle, M., Dujardin, A., De Winter, S., Heylen, J., Santens, T., Verhees, M., Finet, C. & Bosmans, G., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Developmental psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    adolescence
    Longitudinal Studies
    longitudinal study
    childhood

    Taxometric Analysis of Secure Base Script Knowledge in Middle Childhood Reveals Categorical Latent Structure

    Waters, T., Facompré, C. R., Dujardin, A., Van De Walle, M., Verhees, M., Bodner, N., Boldt, L. J. & Bosmans, G., May 1 2019, In : Child Development. 90, 3, p. 694-707 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    childhood
    adulthood

    Trust development as an expectancy-learning process: Testing contingency effects

    Bosmans, G., Waters, T. E. A., Finet, C., de Winter, S. & Hermans, D., Jan 1 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 12, e0225934.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    caregivers
    Caregivers
    learning
    Learning
    Testing
    2018
    Parent-Child Relations
    parent-child relationship
    Knowledge Bases
    Parenting
    Interviews

    Can an unpredictable childhood environment enhance working memory? Testing the sensitized-specialization hypothesis

    Young, E. S., Griskevicius, V., Simpson, J. A., Waters, T. & Mittal, C., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 114, 6, p. 891-908 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Short-Term Memory
    specialization
    childhood
    Cognition
    human being

    Consistency and stability of narrative coherence: An examination of personal narrative as a domain of adult personality

    Waters, T., Köber, C., Raby, K. L., Habermas, T. & Fivush, R., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Personality.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Personal Narratives
    Individuality
    Personality
    Narration
    Chronology

    Effectiveness of interventions in preventing disorganized attachment: A meta-analysis

    Facompré, C. R., Bernard, K. & Waters, T., Feb 1 2018, In : Development and Psychopathology. 30, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Meta-Analysis
    MEDLINE
    Databases

    Maternal sensitivity during the first 31/2 years of life predicts electrophysiological responding to and cognitive appraisals of infant crying at midlife

    Martin, J., Anderson, J. E., Groh, A. M., Waters, T., Young, E., Johnson, W. F., Shankman, J. L., Eller, J., Fleck, C., Steele, R. D., Carlson, E. A., Simpson, J. A. & Roisman, G. I., Oct 1 2018, In : Developmental Psychology. 54, 10, p. 1917-1927 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Crying
    infant
    Mothers
    parents
    Parents

    Middle Childhood Problem Behaviors: Testing the Transaction Between Responsive Parenting, Temperament, and Attachment-Related Processing Biases

    De Winter, S., Waters, T., Braet, C. & Bosmans, G., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Child and Family Studies. 27, 3, p. 916-927 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Temperament
    Parenting
    transaction
    childhood
    trend

    The nature of narrative coherence: An empirical approach

    Adler, J. M., Waters, T., Poh, J. & Seitz, S., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Research in Personality. 74, p. 30-34 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Personal Narratives
    Psychology
    Direction compound

    VII. MATERNAL SECURE BASE SCRIPT KNOWLEDGE AND JUDGMENTS OF MOTHER–CHILD INTERACTIONS

    Waters, H. S., Corcoran, D. M. & Waters, T., Dec 1 2018, In : Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development. 83, 4, p. 106-120 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    Q-Sort
    Mothers
    Surgical Instruments
    Joints
    2017

    Brain activity and infant attachment history in young men during loss and reward processing

    Quevedo, K., Waters, T., Scott, H., Roisman, G. I., Shaw, D. S. & Forbes, E. E., May 1 2017, In : Development and Psychopathology. 29, 2, p. 465-476 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Reward
    History
    Brain
    Emotions
    Amygdala

    Origins of Secure Base Script Knowledge and the Developmental Construction of Attachment Representations

    Waters, T., Ruiz, S. K. & Roisman, G. I., Jan 1 2017, In : Child Development. 88, 1, p. 198-209 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    childhood
    Caregivers
    Longitudinal Studies
    Mothers
    2016

    Connecting the self to traumatic and positive events: links to identity and well-being

    Merrill, N., Waters, T. & Fivush, R., Nov 25 2016, In : Memory. 24, 10, p. 1321-1328 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Psychology
    Episodic Memory
    Growth
    Research
    Well-being

    Lack of Trust in Maternal Support is Associated with Negative Interpretations of Ambiguous Maternal Behavior

    De Winter, S., Vandevivere, E., Waters, T., Braet, C. & Bosmans, G., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Child and Family Studies. 25, 1, p. 146-151 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Maternal Behavior
    Mothers
    interpretation
    lack
    adolescent

    Multiple domains of parental secure base support during childhood and adolescence contribute to adolescents’ representations of attachment as a secure base script

    Vaughn, B. E., Waters, T., Steele, R. D., Roisman, G. I., Bost, K. K., Truitt, W., Waters, H. S. & Booth-Laforce, C., Jul 3 2016, In : Attachment and Human Development. 18, 4, p. 317-336 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    Parenting
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (U.S.)
    Child Care
    Fathers
    2015

    Relations between narrative coherence, identity, and psychological well-being in emerging adulthood

    Waters, T. & Fivush, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Personality. 83, 4, p. 441-451 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Aptitude
    Psychology
    Episodic Memory
    Students
    Emotional Adjustment

    Secure base representations in middle childhood across two western cultures: Associations with parental attachment representations and maternal reports of behavior problems

    Waters, T., Bosmans, G., Vandevivere, E., Dujardin, A. & Waters, H. S., Aug 1 2015, In : Developmental Psychology. 51, 8, p. 1013-1025 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Maternal Behavior
    Knowledge Bases
    childhood
    Belgium
    Psychopathology

    The latent structure of secure base script knowledge

    Waters, T., Fraley, R. C., Groh, A. M., Steele, R. D., Vaughn, B. E., Bost, K. K., Veríssimo, M., Coppola, G. & Roisman, G. I., Jan 1 2015, In : Developmental Psychology. 51, 6, p. 823-830 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    Individuality
    Caregivers
    Statistical Factor Analysis
    caregiver
    2014

    Autobiographical Memory Functions Served by Multiple Event Types

    Waters, T., Bauer, P. J. & Fivush, R., Jan 1 2014, In : Applied Cognitive Psychology. 28, 2, p. 185-195 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Episodic Memory
    Psychology
    Research
    Autobiographical Memory
    Surveys and Questionnaires

    Caregiving antecedents of secure base script knowledge: A comparative analysis of young adult attachment representations

    Steele, R. D., Waters, T., Bost, K. K., Vaughn, B. E., Truitt, W., Waters, H. S., Booth-LaForce, C. & Roisman, G. I., Jan 1 2014, In : Developmental Psychology. 50, 11, p. 2526-2538 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    caregiving
    child care
    young adult
    Young Adult

    Relations between the functions of autobiographical memory and psychological wellbeing

    Waters, T., Apr 1 2014, In : Memory. 22, 3, p. 265-275 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Episodic Memory
    Psychology
    Research
    Psychological Well-being
    Autobiographical Memory
    2013

    AAI coherence predicts caregiving and care seeking behavior: Secure base script knowledge helps explain why

    Waters, T., Brockmeyer, S. L. & Crowell, J. A., May 1 2013, In : Attachment and Human Development. 15, 3, p. 316-331 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Knowledge Bases
    Interviews
    Aptitude
    Regression Analysis
    Research

    Null's the word: A comparison of memory quality for intensely negative and positive events

    Waters, T., Bohanek, J. G., Marin, K. & Fivush, R., Aug 1 2013, In : Memory. 21, 6, p. 633-645 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Research
    Cognition
    Emotions
    Language
    Research Personnel

    The many facets of meaning making: Comparing multiple measures of meaning making and their relations to psychological distress

    Waters, T., Shallcross, J. F. & Fivush, R., Jan 1 2013, In : Memory. 21, 1, p. 111-124 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Psychology
    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
    Depression
    Growth
    Regression Analysis
    2011

    The making of autobiographical memory: Intersections of culture, narratives and identity

    Fivush, R., Habermas, T., Waters, T. & Zaman, W., Oct 1 2011, In : International Journal of Psychology. 46, 5, p. 321-345 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Episodic Memory
    Personal Narratives
    Ego
    Parents
    Autobiography