Koenen, K.C., Hitsman, B., Lyons, M.J., Niaura, R., McCaffery, J., Goldberg, J., Eisen, S.A. & Tsuang, M.T. (2005). A twin study of nicotine dependence and posttraumatic stress disorder in men. Archives of General Psychiatry, 62, 1258-65.

Purcell, S.M. & Koenen, K.C. (2005). Environmental mediation and the twin design. Behavior Genetics, 35, 491-8.

Koenen, K.C. (2005). Nature – Nurture interplay: Genetically informative designs contribute to understanding the effects of trauma and interpersonal violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 20, 507-512.

Koenen, K.C., Lyons, M.J., Goldberg, J., Toomey, R., Eisen, S.A., True, W., & Tsuang, M.T. (2005). Juvenile conduct disorder as a risk factor for posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 18, 23-32.

Taft, C.T., Pleiss, A.P., Stalans, L. J., Koenen, K.C., King, L.A. & King, D.W. (2005). Risk Factors for Partner Violence Among a National Sample of Combat Veterans. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 73, 151-9.

Dohrenwend, B.P., Neria, Y., Turner, J.B., Turse, N., Marshall, R., Lewis-Fernandez, R., & Koenen, K.C. (2004). Positive tertiary appraisals and post-traumatic stress disorder in Vietnam veterans: The roles of positive affirmation, positive reformulation, & defensive denial. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 72, 417-433.

Lyons, M.J., Koenen, K.C., Buchting, F., Meyer, J.M., Eaves, L., Toomey, R., True, W.R., Eisen, S.A., Goldberg, J., Faraone, S.V., Gordon Tuttle, G., & Tsuang, M.T. (2004). A twin study of sexual behavior in men. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 3, 129-136.

Koenen, K.C., Stellman, J.M., Stellman, S.D., & Sommer, J.F.Jr. (2003). Risk factors for course of PTSD among Vietnam veterans: A 14-year follow-up of American Legionnaires. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 71, 980-986.

Koenen, K.C., Lyons, M.J., Goldberg, J., Simpson, J., Williams, W.M., Toomey, R., Eisen, S.A., True, W., & Tsuang, M.T. (2003). A co-twin control study of the relationship between combat exposure, combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder and other mental disorders. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 16, 433-438.

Koenen, K.C. (2003). A brief introduction to genetics research in PTSD. National Center for PTSD Research Quarterly, 14, 1-7. (

Koenen, K.C., Moffitt, T.E., Caspi, A., Taylor, A., & Purcell, S.M. (2003). Domestic violence is associated with environmental suppression of IQ in young children. Development & Psychopathology, 15, 297-311.

Koenen, K.C., Lyons, M.J., Goldberg, J., Simpson, J., Williams, W.M., Toomey, R., Eisen, S.A., True, W., Cloitre, M., Wolfe, J., & Tsuang, M.T. (2003). A High Risk Twin Study of Combat-Related PTSD Comorbidity. Twin Research, 6, 218-226.

Koenen, K.C., Goodwin, R., Struening, E., Hellman, F. & Guardino, M. (2003). PTSD and treatment seeking in a national screening sample. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 16, 5-16.

Harvey, M.R., Liang, B., Harney, P., & Koenen, K.C. (2003). A multidimensional approach to the measurement of trauma recovery and resiliency. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment and Trauma, 6, 87-109.

Neria, Y., & Koenen, K.C. (2003). Do combat stress reaction and posttraumatic stress disorder relate to physical health and adverse health practices? An eighteen-year follow-up of Israeli war veterans. Anxiety, Stress, and Trauma, 16, 227-239.

Cloitre, M., Koenen, K.C., Cohen, L.R., & Han, H. (2002). Skills training followed by modified prolonged exposure: A phase-based approach to the treatment of PTSD related to childhood abuse. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 70, 1067-74.

Goodwin, R., Koenen, K.C., Struening, E., Hellman, F., & Guardino, M. (2002). Help seeking for obsessive-compulsive disorder in the community. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 106, 143-9.

Koenen, K.C., Harney, R., Lyons, M.J., Wolfe, J., Simpson, J., Goldberg, J., Eisen, S., True, W., & Tsuang, M.T. (2002). A twin registry study of familial and individual risk factors for trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 190, 209-218.

Koenen, K.C, Driver, K., Oscar-Berman, M., & Wolfe, J. (2001). Measures of prefrontal system dysfunction in posttraumatic stress disorder. Brain & Cognition, 45, 64-78.

Cloitre, M., & Koenen, K.C. (2001). The impact of borderline personality disorder on the effectiveness of group treatment for women with PTSD related to childhood sexual abuse. International Journal of Group Psychotherapy, 53, 379-398.

Mcleod, S., Koenen, K.C., Meyer, J.R., Lyons, M.J., Eisen, S., True, W., & Goldberg, J. (2001). Genetic and environmental influences on combat exposure, PTSD symptoms, and alcohol use. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 14, 259-275.

Neria, Y., Guttmann-Steinmetz, S., Koenen, K.C., Dekel, R., Levinovsky, L., & Zakin, G. (2001). Do attachment and hardiness relate to each other and to mental health in real life stress? Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 18, 873-887.

Whaley, A., & Koenen, K.C. (2001). Psychiatry and the juvenile-as-adult criminal debate. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 40, 619-20.

Harvey, M.R., Mishler, E., Koenen, K.C., & Harney, P. (2000). In the aftermath of sexual abuse: The narrativization of identity in survivor accounts of trauma and recovery. Narrative Inquiry, 10, 291-311.

Grossman, F.K., Cook, A., Kepkep, S., & Koenen, K.C. (1999). With the phoenix rising: Ten resilient survivors of childhood sexual abuse. San Fransisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.