Grip: Research unit on children's psychosocial maladjustment
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Tremblay, Richard E. Researcher (regular)
Ph.D. Psychology of Education, University of London
Université de Montréal

Address (work) : Groupe de recherche sur l'inadaptation psychosociale chez l'enfant (GRIP)
Université de Montréal
3050 boul. Édouard-Montpetit, local A-210
Montréal, QC H3T 1J7
Telephone (work) : (514) 343-6963
Fax : (514) 343-6962
Department : Psychology, Psychiatry and Pediatry

Research topics

Child development, education, prevention, family, parent-child relations, child psychopathology, aggressive behavior, delinquency, substance abuse

 Publications  Peer-reviewed articles

Fontaine, N. M. G., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Boivin, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Côté, S. M. (SousPresse). Longitudinal associations between delinquency, depression and anxiety symptoms in adolescence: Testing the moderating effect of sex and family socioeconomic status. Journal of Criminal Justice.

Gorin, H. M., Kosson, D. S., Miller, S. A., Fontaine, N. M. G., Vitaro, F., Séguin, J. R., Boivin, M., Côté, S. & Tremblay, R. E. (2019). Psychopathic Traits in Middle Childhood: Evidence of a Hierarchical Three-Factor Structure [Online]. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment.

Morneau-Vaillancourt, G., Dionne, G., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Feng, B., Henry, J., Forget-Dubois, N., Tremblay, R. E. & Boivin, M. (2019). The Genetic and Environmental Etiology of Shyness Through Childhood [Online]. Behavior Genetics.

Petitclerc, A., Henry, J., Feng, B., Poliakova, N., Brendgen, M., Dionne, G., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E. & Boivin, M. (2019). Genetic Correlation between Child Callous-Unemotional Behaviors and Fear Recognition Deficit: Evidence for a Neurocognitive Endophenotype [Online]. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

Vergunst, F., Tremblay, R. E., Nagin, D. S., Algan, Y., Beasley, E., Park, J., Galéra, C., Vitaro, F. & Côté, S. M. (2019). Association of Behavior in Boys From Low Socioeconomic Neighborhoods With Employment Earnings in Adulthood. JAMA Pediatrics, 173(4), 334-341.

Allami, Y., Vitaro, F., Brendgen, M., Carbonneau, R. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Identifying at-risk profiles and protective factors for problem gambling: A longitudinal study across adolescence and early adulthood. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 32(3), 373-382.

Bilodeau, F., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Côté, S. M., Tremblay, R. E., Touchette, É., Montplaisir, J. & Boivin, M. (2018). Longitudinal association between peer victimization and sleep problems in preschoolers: The moderating role of parenting. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 47(supp.1), S555-S568.

Burt, S. A., Hyde, L. W., Frick, P. J., Jaffee, S. R., Shaw, D. S. & Tremblay, R. (2018). Commentary: Childhood conduct problems are a public health crisis and require resources: a commentary on Rivenbark et al. (). Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 59(6), 711-713.

Carbonneau, R., Vitaro, F., Brendgen, M. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). The intergenerational association between parents' problem gambling and impulsivity-hyperactivity/inattention behaviors in children. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 46(6), 1203-1215.

Carbonneau, R., Vitaro, F. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). School adjustment and substance use in early adolescent boys: Association with paternal alcoholism with and without dad in the home. Journal of Early Adolescence, 38(7), 1008-1035.

Cecil, C. A. M., Walton, E., Pingault, J.-B., Provençal, N., Pappa, I., Vitaro, F., Côté, S., Szyf, M., Tremblay, R. E., Viding, I. & McCrory, E. J. (2018). DRD4 methylation as a potential biomarker for physical aggression: An epigenome-wide, cross-tissue investigation [Online]. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics.

Côté, S. M., Ahun, M., Herba, C., Brendgen, M., Geoffroy, M.-C., Orri, M., Liu, X., Vitaro, F., Melchior, M., Boivin, M. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Why is Maternal Depression Related to Adolescent Internalizing Problems? A 15-Year Population-Based Study. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY, 57(12), 916-924.

Côté, S. M., Orri, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Doyle, O. (2018). A multi-component early intervention program and trajectories of behavior, cognition, and health. Pediatrics, 141(5), e20173174-.

Di Sante, J., Ismaylova, E., Nemoda, Z., Gouin, J.-P., Yu, W.-J., Caldwell, W., Vitaro, F., Szyf, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Booij, L. (2018). Peripheral DNA methylation of HPA axis-related genes in humans: Cross-tissue convergence, two-year stability and behavioural and neural correlates. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 97, 196-205.

Dubois, L., Diasparra, M., Bédard, B., Colapinto, C. K., Fontaine-Bisson, B., Tremblay, R. E. & Fraser, W. D. (2018). Adequacy of nutritional intake during pregnancy in relation to prepregnancy BMI: results from the 3D Cohort Study. British Journal of Nutrition, 120(3), 335-344.

Findlay, L. C., Beasley, E., Park, J., Kohen, D. E., Algan, Y., Vitaro, F. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Longitudinal child data: What can be gained by linking administrative data and cohort data? . International Journal of Population Data Science, 3, 21-.

Garon-Carrier, G., Boivin, M., Lemelin, J.-P., Kovas, Y., Parent, S., Séguin, J. R., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E. & Dionne, G. (2018). Early developmental trajectories of number knowledge and math achievement from 4 to 10 years: Low-persistent profile and early-life predictors. Journal of School Psychology, 68, 84-98.

Geoffroy, M.-C., Boivin, M., Arseneault, L., Renaud, J., Perret, L. C., Turecki, G., Michel, G., Salla, J., Vitaro, F., Brendgen, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Côté, S. M. (2018). Childhood trajectories of peer victimization and prediction of mental health outcomes in midadolescence: A longitudinal population-based study. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 190(2), E37-E43.

Girard, L.-C., Doyle, O. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Breastfeeding and externalising problems: a quasi-experimental design with a national cohort. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 27(7), 877-884.

Girard, L.-C., Tremblay, R. E., Nagin, D. & Côté, S. M. (2018). Development of Aggression Subtypes from Childhood to Adolescence: a Group-Based Multi-Trajectory Modelling Perspective [Online]. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

Henry, J., Dionne, G., Viding, E., Petitclerc, A., Feng, B., Vitaro, F., Brendgen, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Boivin, M. (2018). A longitudinal twin study of callous-unemotional traits during childhood. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 127(4), 374-384.

Henry, J., Dionne, G., Viding, E., Vitaro, F., Brendgen, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Boivin, M. (2018). Early warm-rewarding parenting moderates the genetic contributions to callous-unemotional traits in childhood. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 59(12), 1282-1288.

Ismaylova, E., Di Sante, J., Gouin, J.-P., Pomares, F., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E. & Booij, L. (2018). Associations between daily mood states and brain gray matter volume, resting-state functional connectivity and task-based activity in healthy adults. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 12(168), 1-9.

Ismaylova, E., Lévesque, M. L., Pomares, F., Szyf, M., Nemoda, Z., Fahim, C., Vitaro, F., Brendgen, M., Dionne, G., Boivin, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Booij, L. (2018). Serotonin transporter promoter methylation in peripheral cells and neural responses to negative stimuli: A study of adolescent monozygotic twins. Translational Psychiatry, 8, 147-.

Langevin, S., Mascheretti, S., Côté, S. M., Vitaro, F., Boivin, M., Turecki, G., Tremblay, R. E. & Ouellet-Morin, I. (2018). Cumulative risk and protection effect of serotonergic genes on male antisocial behaviour: results from a prospective cohort assessed in adolescence and early adulthood [Online]. British Journal of Psychiatry.

Lemyre, A., Poliakova, N., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E., Boivin, M. & Bélanger, R. E. (2018). Does shyness interact with peer group affiliation in predicting substance use in adolescence? Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 32(1), 132-139.

McMorrow, A. M., Connaughton, R. M., Magalhaes, T. R., McGillicuddy, F. C., Hughes, M. F., Cheishvili, D., Morine, M. J., Ennis, S., Healy, M. L., Roche, E. F., Tremblay, R. E., Szyf, M., Lithander, F. E. & Roche, H. M. (2018). Personalized Cardio-Metabolic Responses to an Anti-Inflammatory Nutrition Intervention in Obese Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Crossover Trial. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, 62(10), e1701008-.

Mimeau, C., Dionne, G., Feng, B., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E. & Boivin, M. (2018). The genetic and environmental etiology of the association between vocabulary and syntax in first grade. Language Learning and Development, 14(2), 149-166.

Nagin, D. S., Jones, B. L., Passos, V. L. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Group-based multi-trajectory modeling. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 27(7), 2015-2023.

Orri, M., Galéra, C., Turecki, G., Boivin, M., Tremblay, R. E., Geoffroy, M.-C. & Côté, S. M. (2018). Pathways of Association Between Childhood Irritability and Adolescent Suicidality [Online]. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

Orri, M., Galéra, C., Turecki, G., Forte, A., Renaud, J., Boivin, M., Tremblay, R. E., Côté, S. M. & Geoffroy, M.-C. (2018). Association of childhood irritability and depressive/anxious mood profiles with adolescent suicidal ideation and attemps. JAMA Psychiatry, 75(5), 465-473.

Plourde, V., Boivin, M., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Robaey, P., Tremblay, R. E. & Dionne, G. (2018). Cognitive mechanisms underlying the associations between inattention and reading abilities. Developmental Neuropsychology, 43(1), 92-105.

Posick, C., Lasko, E. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). On the Need for a Biopsychosocial Victimology: A Foundational Model for Focusing Violence Prevention on Women and Children. Victims & Offenders, 13(7), 938-954.

Qualter, P., Hurley, R., Eccles, A., Abbott, J., Boivin, M. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Reciprocal Prospective Relationships Between Loneliness and Weight Status in Late Childhood and Early Adolescence. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 47(7), 1385-1397.

Rioux, C., Castellanos Ryan, N., Parent, S., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E. & Séguin, J. R. (2018). Age of cannabis use onset and adult drug abuse symptoms: a prospective study of common risk factors and indirect effects. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 63(7), 457-464.

Rouquette, A., Pingault, J.-B., Fried, E. I., Falissard, B., Kossakowski, J. J., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E., Côté, S. M. & Borsboom, D. (2018). Emotional and Behavioral Symptom Network Structure in Elementary School Girls and Association With Anxiety Disorders and Depression in Adolescence and Early Adulthood. Jama Psychiatry, 75(11), 1173-1181.

Teymoori, A., Côté, S. M., Jones, B. L., Nagin, D. S., Vitaro, F., Orri, M. & Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Risk Factors Associated With Boys’ and Girls’ Developmental Trajectories of Physical Aggression From Early Childhood Through Early Adolescence. JAMA Network Open, 1(8), e186364-.

Tosto, M. G., Garon-Carrier, G., Gross, S., Petrill, S. A., Malykh, S., Malki, K., Hart, S. A., Thompson, L., Karadaghi, R. L., Yakovlev, N., Tikhomirova, T., Opfer, J. E., Mazzocco, M. M. M., Dionne, G., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E., Boivin, M. & Kovas, Y. (2018). The nature of the association between number line and mathematical performance: An international twin study [Online]. British Journal of Educational Psychology.

Tremblay, R. E. (2018). Développement des agressions physiques de la petite enfance à l’âge adulte. Enfance, 3(3), 407-419.

Tremblay, R. E., Vitaro, F. & Côté, S. M. (2018). Developmental origins of chronic physical aggression: A bio-psycho-social model for the next generation of preventive interventions. Annual Review of Psychology, 69, 383-407.

Tremblay, R. E., Welsh, B. C. & Sayre-McCord, G. (2018). Crime and the Life-Course, Prevention, Experiments, and Truth Seeking: Joan McCord’s Pioneering Contributions to Criminology [Online]. Annual Review of Criminology, 2.

Vergunst, F., Tremblay, R. E., Galéra, C., Nagin, D. S., Vitaro, F., Boivin, M. & Côté, S. M. (2018). Multi-rater developmental trajectories of hyperactivity-impulsivity and inattention symptoms from 1.5 to 17 years: a population-based birth cohort study [Online] . European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

White, E., Garon-Carrier, G., Tosto, M. G., Malykh, S. B., Li, X., Kiddle, B., Riglin, L., Byrne, B., Dionne, G., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E., Boivin, M. & Kovas, Y. (2018). Twin classroom dilemma: To study together or separately? Developmental Psychology, 54(7), 1244-1254.

Ahun, M. N., Consoli, A., Pingault, J.-B., Falissard, B., Battaglia, M., Boivin, M., Tremblay, R. E. & Côté, S. M. (2017). Maternal depression symptoms and internalising problems in the offspring: the role of maternal and family factors. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 27(7), 921-932.

Allami, Y., Vitaro, F., Brendgen, M., Carbonneau, R., Lacourse, É. & Tremblay, R. E. (2017). A Longitudinal Empirical Investigation of the Pathways Model of Problem Gambling. Journal of Gambling Studies, 33(4), 1153-1167.

Armour, J.-A., Joussemet, M., Kurdi, V., Tessier, J., Boivin, M. & Tremblay, R. E. (2017). How toddlers' irritability and fearfulness relate to parenting: A longitudinal study conducted among Quebec families. Infant and Child Development, 1-16 (e2062).

Côté, S. M., Orri, M., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Boivin, M., Japel, C., Séguin, J. R., Geoffroy, M.-C., Rouquette, A., Falissard, B. & Tremblay, R. E. (2017). Psychometric properties of the Mental Health and Social Inadaptation Assessment for Adolescents (MIA) in a population-based sample. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 26(4), 1-10 (e1566).

Garon-Carrier, G., Boivin, M., Kovas, Y., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Séguin, J. R., Tremblay, R. E. & Dionne, G. (2017). Persistent genetic and family-wide environmental contributions to early number knowledge and later achievement in mathematics. Psychological Science, 28(12), 1707-1718.

Paquin, S., Lacourse, É., Brendgen, M., Vitaro, F., Dionne, G., Tremblay, R. E. & Boivin, M. (2017). Heterogeneity in the development of proactive and reactive aggression in childhood: Common and specific genetic - environmental factors. PLoS One, 12(12), e0188730-.

Robitaille, M.-P., Checknita, D., Vitaro, F., Tremblay, R. E., Paris, J. & Hodgins, S. (2017). A prospective, longitudinal, study of men with borderline personality disorder with and without comorbid antisocial personality disorder. Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Dysregulation, 4(25), 1-13.