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Hankin, B.L. & Cohen, J.R. (in press). Assessment of depression in children and adolescents. In

M.J. Prinstein, E.A. Young, E.J. Mash, and R.A. Barkley (Eds.). Assessment of Childhood Disorders, 5th Ed. NY: Guilford Press.


Davis, E.P., Hankin, B.L., Swales, D. Hoffman, C. (2018). An experimental test of the fetal

programming hypothesis: Can re reduce child ontogenetic vulnerability to psychopathology by decreasing maternal depression? Development and Psychopathology, 30(3), 787-806.


Hankin, B. L. (2019). A choose your own adventure story: Conceptualizing depression in children

and adolescents from traditional DSM and alternative latent dimensional approaches. Behaviour research and therapy118, 94-100.


Hankin, B.L., Young, J.F., Gallop, R. & Garber, J. (2018). Cognitive and interpersonal

vulnerabilities to adolescent depression: Classification of risk profiles and implications for a personalized prevention approach. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology. PDF


Snyder, H.R. Young, J.F. & Hankin, B.L. (2017). Strong homotypic continuity in common

psychopathology, internalizing and externalizing factors across 18 months in adolescents. Clinical Psychological Science. PDF


Hankin, B.L., Snyder, H.R., Gulley, L.D., Schweizer, T.H., Bijttebier, P. Niels, S., Toh, G., & Vasey,

M.W. (2016). Understanding comorbidity among internalizing problems: Integrating structural models of psychopathology and risk mechanisms. Development and Psychopathology. PDF


Hankin, B.L., Young, J.F., Smolen, A., Jenness, J.L., Gulley, L.D., Technow, J.R., Barrocas

Gottlieb, A., Cohen, J.R., & Oppenheimer, C.W.  (2015). Depression from childhood in late adolescence: Influence of gender, development, genetic susceptibility, and peer stress. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 124, 803-816. PDF


Hankin, B.L. (2012). Future directions in vulnerability to depression among youth: Integrating

risks across multiple levels of analysis. Journal of Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology, 41, 695-718PDF


Hankin, B.L., Mermelstein, R., & Roesch, L. (2007). Sex differences in adolescent depression:

Stress exposure and reactivity models.  Child Development, 78, 279-295PDF


Hankin, B.L. & Abramson, L.Y. (2001). Development of gender differences in depression: An

elaborated cognitive vulnerability-transactional stress theory. Psychological Bulletin, 127, 773-796. PDF


Hankin, B.L., Abramson, L.Y., Moffitt, T.E., Silva, P.A., McGee, R., & Angell, K.A. (1998). 

Development of depression from preadolescence to young adulthood: Emerging gender differences in a 10 year longitudinal study. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 107, 128-141. PDF