Published Work




King, L.S., Humphreys, K.L., & Gotlib, I.H. (2019). The neglect-enrichment continuum: Characterizing variation in early caregiving environments. Developmental Review.


Humphreys, K.L., King, L.S., Sacchet, M., Camacho, M.C., Colich, N.L., Ordaz, S.J., Ho, T.C., & Gotlib, I.H. (2019). Evidence for a sensitive period in the effects of early life stress on hippocampal volume. Developmental Science.


Humphreys, K.L., King, L.S., Choi, P., & Gotlib, I.H. (2018). Depressive symptoms in mothers are associated with increased self-focus and psychological distancing: Implications for caregiving behavior. Journal of Affective Disorders, 239, ­465-371.


King, L.S., Humphreys, K.L., Camacho, M.C. Gotlib, I.H. (2018). A person-centered approach to the assessment of early life stress: Associations with the volume of stress-sensitive brain regions in early adolescence. Development and Psychopathology.


Roth, M., Humphreys, K.L., King, L.S., & Gotlib, I.H. (2018). Self-reported neglect, amygdala volume, and symptoms of anxiety in adolescent boys. Child Abuse & Neglect, 80, 80-89.


Humphreys, K.L., Watts, E.L., Dennis, E.L., King, L.S., Thompson, P.M., & Gotlib, I.H. (2018). Stressful life events, ADHD symptoms, and brain structure in early adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.


Lemoult, J., Humphreys, K.L., King, L.S., Colich, N.L., Price, A.N., Ordaz, S.J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2018). Associations among early life stress, rumination, symptoms of psychopathology, and sex in early pubertal youth: A moderated mediation analysis. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.


Osofsky, H. J., Weems, C. F., Graham, R. A., Osofsky, J. D., Hansel, T. C., & King, L.S. (2018). Perceptions of resilience and physical health symptom improvement following post disaster integrated health services. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness.


King, L.S., Colich, N.L., Lemoult, J., Humphreys, K.L., Ordaz, S.J., Price, A.M., & Gotlib, I.H. (2017). The impact of early life stress on diurnal cortisol: The role of puberty. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 77, 68-74.


Colich, N.L., Williams, E.S., Ho, T.C., King, L.S., Humphreys, K.L., Price, A.N., Ordaz, S.J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2017). The association between early life stress and prefrontal cortex activation during implicit emotion regulation is moderated by sex in early adolescence. Development and Psychopathology.


Ho, T.C., King, L.S., Leong, J.K., Colich, N.L., Humphreys, K.L., Ordaz, S.J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2017). Effects of sensitivity to life stress on uncinate fasciculus segments in early adolescents. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. https://doiiorg/10.1093/scan/nsx065


Weems, C.F., Osofsky, J.D., Osofsky, H.J., King, L. S., Hansel, T.C., & Russell, J.D. (2016). A three-year longitudinal study of perceptions of competence and well-being among youth exposed to disasters. Applied Developmental Science.


King, L.S., Osofsky, J.D., Osofsky, H.J., Weems, C.F., Hansel, T.C., & Fassnacht, G. (2015). Perceptions of trauma and loss among children and adolescents exposed to multiple disasters: A mixed-methods study. Current Psychology, 34(3), 524-536.


Osofsky, J.D., Osofsky, H.J., Weems, C.F., King, L.S, & Hansel, T.C. (2015). Trajectories of posttraumatic stress disorder among youth exposed to both natural and technological disasters. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 56(12), 1347-1355.


Bosquet Enlow, M., King, L.S, Schreier, H.M.C, Howard, J.M., Rosenfield, D., Ritz, T., & Wright, R.J. (2014) Maternal sensitivity and infant autonomic and endocrine stress responses. Early Human Development, 90(7), 377-385.


Osofsky, J.D., Osofsky, H.J., Weems, C.F., Hansel, T.C., & King, L.S. (2014). Effects of stress related to the Gulf Oil Spill on child and adolescent mental health. Journal of Pediatric Psychology. https:// 10.1093/jpepsy/jsu085.





King, L.S. & Osofsky, J.D. (2018). Violence in childhood and adolescence: An interpersonal–developmental perspective. In J.D. Osofsky & B. McAlister Groves (Eds.), Violence and trauma in the lives of children (pp. 9-28). Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger.


Humphreys, K.H., King, L.S., Gotlib, I.H. (2018). Neglect. In C.H. Zeanah (Ed.), Handbook of infant mental health (4th ed). Guildford Press.


Osofsky, J.D., Stepka, P., & King, L.S. (2017). Treating infants and young children impacted by trauma: Interventions that promote healthy development. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.