Research

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Recent Publications

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Zucker, K. J. Gender Identity Interview for Children. In R. Milhausen, T. D. Fisher, C. M. Davis, W. L. Yarber, and J. K. Sakaluk (Eds.), Handbook of sexuality-related measures (4th ed.). New York: Taylor & Francis, in press.

Zucker, K. J. Gender Identity Questionnaire for Children. In R. Milhausen, T. D. Fisher, C. M. Davis, W. L. Yarber, and J. K. Sakaluk (Eds.), Handbook of sexuality-related measures (4th ed.). New York: Taylor & Francis, in press.

Zucker, K. J. Recalled Childhood Gender Identity/Gender Role Questionnaire. In R. Milhausen, T. D. Fisher, C. M. Davis, W. L. Yarber, and J. K. Sakaluk (Eds.), Handbook of sexuality-related measures (4th ed.). New York: Taylor & Francis, in press.

Zucker, K. J., Meyer-Bahlburg, H. F. L., Kessler, S. J., and Schober, J. Gender Identity/Gender Dysphoria Questionnaire for Adolescents and Adults. In R. Milhausen, T. D. Fisher, C. M. Davis, W. L. Yarber, and J. K. Sakaluk (Eds.), Handbook of sexuality-related measures (4th ed.). New York: Taylor & Francis, in press.

Steensma, T. D., Cohen-Kettenis, P. T., and Zucker, K. J. Evidence for a change in the sex ratio of children referred for gender dysphoria: Data from the Center of Expertise on Gender Dysphoria in Amsterdam (1988-2016) [Letter to the Editor]. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 2018, doi:10.1080/0092623X.2018.1437580.

Bogaert, A. F., Skorska, M. N., Wang, C., Gabrie, J., MacNeil, A. J., Hoffarth, M. R., VanderLaan, D. P., Zucker, K. J., and Blanchard, R. Male homosexuality and maternal immune responsivity to the Y-linked protein NLGN4Y. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 2018, 115, 302-306.

Drummond, K. D., Bradley, S. J., Peterson-Badali, M., VanderLaan, D. P, and Zucker, K. J. Behavior problems and psychiatric diagnoses in girls with gender identity disorder: A follow-up study. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 2018, 42, 172-187.

Zucker, K. J. The myth of persistence: Response to “A Critical Commentary on Follow-Up Studies and 'Desistance' Theories about Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Children” by Temple Newhook et al. (2018). International Journal of Transgenderism, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1080/15532739.2018.1468293.

Bechard, M., VanderLaan, D. P.,Wood, H., Wasserman, L., and Zucker, K. J. Psychosocial and psychiatric vulnerability in adolescents with gender dysphoria: A “proof of principle” study. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 2017, 43, 678-688.

Zucker, K. J. Epidemiology of gender dysphoria and transgender identity. Sexual Health, 2017, 14, 404-411.

Zucker, K. J., Nabbijohn, A. N., Santarossa, A., Wood, H., Bradley, S. J., Matthews, J., and VanderLaan, D. P. Intense/obsessional interests in children with gender dysphoria: A cross-validation study using the Teacher’s Report Form. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 2017, 11(1). doi:10.1186/s13034-017-0189-9

Skorska, M. N., Blanchard, R., VanderLaan, D. P., Zucker, K. J., and Bogaert, A. F. Gay male only-children: Evidence for low birth weight and high maternal miscarriage rates. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 2017, 46, 205-215.

VanderLaan, D. P., Blanchard, R., Zucker, K. J., Massuda, R., Fontanari, A. M. V., Borba, A. O., Costa, A. B., Schneider, M. A., Mueller, A., Soll, B. M. B., Schwarz, K., da Silva, D. C., and Lobato, M. I. R. Birth order and androphilic male-to-female transsexualism in Brazil. Journal of Biosocial Science, 2017, 49, 527-535.

Aitken, M., VanderLaan, D. P., Wasserman, L., Stojanovski, S., and Zucker, K. J. Self-harm and suicidality in children referred for gender dysphoria. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2016, 55, 513-520.

de Vries, A. L. C., Steensma, T. D., Cohen-Kettenis, P. T., VanderLaan, D. P., and Zucker, K. J. Poor peer relations predict parent- and self-reported behavioral and emotional problems of adolescents with gender dysphoria: A cross-national, cross-clinic comparative analysis. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 2016, 25, 579-588.

Schwarz, K., Fontanari, A. M. V., Mueller, A., Soll, B., da Silva, D. C., Salvador, J., Zucker, K. J., Schneider, M. A., and Lobato, M. I. R. Neural correlates of psychosis and gender dysphoria in an adult male. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 2016, 45, 761-765.

Shiffman, M., VanderLaan, D. P., Wood, H., Hughes, S. K., Owen-Anderson, A., Lumley, M. M., Lollis, S. P., and Zucker, K. J. Behavioral and emotional problems as a function of peer relationships in adolescents with gender dysphoria: A comparison to clinical and non-clinical controls. Psychology of Sexual Orientation & Gender Diversity, 2016, 3, 27-36.

Zucker, K. J., and Duschinsky, R. Dilemmas encountered by the Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders Work Group for DSM-5: An interview with Kenneth J. Zucker. Psychology & Sexuality, 2016, 7, 23-33.

Zucker, K. J., Lawrence, A. A., and Kreukels, B. P. C. Gender dysphoria in adults. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 2016, 12, 217-247.

Aitken, M., Steensma, T. D., Blanchard, R., VanderLaan, D. P., Wood, H., Fuentes, A., Spegg, C., Wasserman, L., Ames, M., Fitzsimmons, C. L., Leef, J. H., Lishak, V., Reim, E., Takagi, A., Vinik, J., Wreford, J., Cohen-Kettenis, P. T., de Vries, A. L. C., Kreukels, B. P. C., and Zucker, K. J. Evidence for an altered sex ratio in clinic-referred adolescents with gender dysphoria. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 2015, 12, 756-763.

Munson, B., Crocker, L., Pierrehumbert, J. B., Owen-Anderson, A., and Zucker, K. J. Gender typicality in children's speech: A comparison of boys with and without gender identity disorder. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 2015, 137, 1995-2003.

 

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