Research output

Journal Articles


  1. Details PDF Cheng, T. W., Mills, K. L., Miranda Dominguez, O., Zeithamova, D., Perrone, A., Sturgeon, D., Feldstein Ewing, S. W., Fisher, P. A., Pfeifer, J. H., Fair, D. A., & Mackiewicz Seghete, K. L.(2021)
    Characterizing the impact of adversity, abuse, and neglect on adolescent amygdala resting-state functional connectivity
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 47, 100894
  2. Details PDF Klapwijk, E. T., van den Bos, W., Tamnes, C. K., Raschle, N. M., & Mills, K. L.(2021)
    Opportunities for increased reproducibility and replicability of developmental neuroimaging
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 47, 100902


  1. Details PDF Becht, A. I., Wierenga, L. M., Mills, K. L., Meuwese, R., van Duijvenvoorde, A., Blakemore, S.-J., Güroğlu, B., & Crone, E. A.(2020)
    Beyond the average brain: individual differences in social brain development are associated with friendship quality
    Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
  2. Details PDF Becht, A. I., & Mills, K. L.(2020)
    Modeling individual differences in brain development
    Biological Psychiatry, 34, 101–113
  3. Details PDF Andrews, J. L., Mills, K. L., Flournoy, J. C., Flannery, J. E., Mobasser, A., Ross, G., Durnin, M., Peake, S., Fisher, P. A., & Pfeifer, J. H.(2020)
    Expectations of Social Consequences Impact Anticipated Involvement in Health-Risk Behavior During Adolescence
    Journal of Research on Adolescence
  4. Details Mills, K. L., & Anandakumar, J.(2020)
    The Adolescent Brain is Literally Awesome
    Frontiers for Young Minds, 8
  5. Details Vijayakumar, N., Flournoy, J. C., Mills, K. L., Cheng, T. W., Mobasser, A., Flannery, J. E., Allen, N. B., & Pfeifer, J. H.(2020)
    Getting to know me better: An fMRI study of intimate and superficial self-disclosure during adolescence
    Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 118, 885–889


  1. Details PDF Rusby, J. C., Westling, E., Crowley, R., Mills, K. L., & Light, J. M.(2019)
    Associations between Marijuana Use and Anxious Mood Lability during Adolescence
    Addictive Behaviors, 92, 89–94


  1. Details PDF Haller, S. P. W., Mills, K. L., Hartwright, C. E., David, A. S., & Cohen Kadosh, K.(2018)
    When Change Is the Only Constant: The Promise of Longitudinal Neuroimaging in Understanding Social Anxiety Disorder
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 33, 73–82
  2. Details PDF King, K. M., Littlefield, A. K., McCabe, C. J., Mills, K. L., Flournoy, J., & Chassin, L.(2018)
    Longitudinal Modeling in Developmental Neuroimaging Research: Common Challenges, and Solutions from Developmental Psychology
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 33, 54–72
  3. Details PDF Pfeifer, J. H., Allen, N. B., Byrne, M. L., & Mills, K. L.(2018)
    Modeling Developmental Change: Contemporary Approaches to Key Methodological Challenges in Developmental Neuroimaging
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 33, 1–4
  4. Details PDF Vijayakumar, N., Mills, K. L., Alexander-Bloch, A., Tamnes, C. K., & Whittle, S.(2018)
    Structural Brain Development: A Review of Methodological Approaches and Best Practices
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 33, 129–148
  5. Details PDF Anandakumar, J., Mills, K. L., Earl, E. A., Irwin, L., Miranda-Dominguez, O., Demeter, D. V., Walton-Weston, A., Karalunas, S., Nigg, J., & Fair, D. A.(2018)
    Individual Differences in Functional Brain Connectivity Predict Temporal Discounting Preference in the Transition to Adolescence
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 88, 63–69
  6. Details PDF Herting, M. M., Johnson, C., Mills, K. L., Vijayakumar, N., Dennison, M., Liu, C., Goddings, A.-L., Dahl, R. E., Sowell, E. R., Whittle, S., Allen, N. B., & Tamnes, C. K.(2018)
    Development of Subcortical Volumes across Adolescence in Males and Females: A Multisample Study of Longitudinal Changes
    NeuroImage, 172, 194–205
  7. Details PDF van Rooij, A. J., Ferguson, C. J., Colder Carras, M., Kardefelt-Winther, D., Shi, J., Aarseth, E., Bean, A. M., Bergmark, K. H., Brus, A., Coulson, M., Deleuze, J., Dullur, P., Dunkels, E., Edman, J., Elson, M., Etchells, P. J., Fiskaali, A., Granic, I., Jansz, J., … Przybylski, A. K.(2018)
    A Weak Scientific Basis for Gaming Disorder: Let Us Err on the Side of Caution
    Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7(1), 1–9
  8. Details PDF Mills, B. D., Miranda-Dominguez, O., Mills, K. L., Earl, E., Cordova, M., Painter, J., Karalunas, S. L., Nigg, J. T., & Fair, D. A.(2018)
    ADHD and Attentional Control: Impaired Segregation of Task Positive and Task Negative Brain Networks
    Network Neuroscience, 2(2), 200–217


  1. Details PDF Bell, V., Mills, K. L., Modinos, G., & Wilkinson, S.(2017)
    Phenomenology and Social Agent Representation in Psychosis: A Welcome Integration
    Clinical Psychological Science, 5(5), 769–770
  2. Details PDF Pringle, J., Mills, K. L., McAteer, J., Jepson, R., Hogg, E., Anand, N., & Blakemore, S.-J.(2017)
    The Physiology of Adolescent Sexual Behaviour: A Systematic Review
    Cogent Social Sciences, 3(1), 1368858
  3. Details PDF Bell, V., Mills, K. L., Modinos, G., & Wilkinson, S.(2017)
    Rethinking Social Cognition in Light of Psychosis: Reciprocal Implications for Cognition and Psychopathology
    Clinical Psychological Science, 5(3), 537–550
  4. Details PDF Tamnes, C. K., Herting, M. M., Goddings, A.-L., Meuwese, R., Blakemore, S.-J., Dahl, R. E., Güroğlu, B., Raznahan, A., Sowell, E. R., & Crone, E. A.(2017)
    Development of the Cerebral Cortex across Adolescence: A Multisample Study of Inter-Related Longitudinal Changes in Cortical Volume, Surface Area, and Thickness
    Journal of Neuroscience, 37(12), 3402–3412


  1. Details PDF Mills, K. L., Goddings, A.-L., Herting, M. M., Meuwese, R., Blakemore, S.-J., Crone, E. A., Dahl, R. E., Guroglu, B., Raznahan, A., Sowell, E. R., & Tamnes, C. K.(2016)
    Structural Brain Development between Childhood and Adulthood: Convergence across Four Longitudinal Samples
    Neuroimage, 141, 273–281
  2. Details PDF Mills, K. L.(2016)
    Possible Effects of Internet Use on Cognitive Development in Adolescence
    Media and Communication, 4(3), 4–12


  1. Details PDF Mills, K. L., Dumontheil, I., Speekenbrink, M., & Blakemore, S.-J.(2015)
    Multitasking during Social Interactions in Adolescence and Early Adulthood
    Royal Society Open Science, 2(11), 150117


  1. Details PDF Mills, K. L.(2014)
    Effects of Internet Use on the Adolescent Brain: Despite Popular Claims, Experimental Evidence Remains Scarce
    Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 18(8), 385–387
  2. Details PDF Mills, K. L., & Tamnes, C. K.(2014)
    Methods and Considerations for Longitudinal Structural Brain Imaging Analysis across Development
    Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 9, 172–190
  3. Details PDF Goddings, A.-L., Mills, K. L., Clasen, L. S., Giedd, J. N., Viner, R. M., & Blakemore, S.-J.(2014)
    The Influence of Puberty on Subcortical Brain Development
    NeuroImage, 88, 242–251
  4. Details PDF Mills, K. L., Lalonde, F., Clasen, L. S., Giedd, J. N., & Blakemore, S.-J.(2014)
    Developmental Changes in the Structure of the Social Brain in Late Childhood and Adolescence
    Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9(1), 123–131
  5. Details Blakemore, S.-J., & Mills, K. L.(2014)
    Is Adolescence a Sensitive Period for Sociocultural Processing?
    Annual Review of Psychology, 65(1), 187–207
  6. Details PDF Mills, K. L., Goddings, A.-L., Clasen, L. S., Giedd, J. N., & Blakemore, S.-J.(2014)
    The Developmental Mismatch in Structural Brain Maturation during Adolescence
    Developmental Neuroscience, 36(3-4), 147–160


  1. Details PDF Dias, T. G. C., Wilson, V. B., Bathula, D. R., Iyer, S. P., Mills, K. L., Thurlow, B. L., Stevens, C. A., Musser, E. D., Carpenter, S. D., Grayson, D. S., Mitchell, S. H., Nigg, J. T., & Fair, D. A.(2013)
    Reward Circuit Connectivity Relates to Delay Discounting in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    European Neuropsychopharmacology, 23(1), 33–45
  2. Details PDF Fair, D., Nigg, J. T., Iyer, S., Bathula, D., Mills, K. L., Dosenbach, N. U. F., Schlaggar, B. L., Mennes, M., Gutman, D., Bangaru, S., Buitelaar, J. K., Dickstein, D. P., Di Martino, A., Kennedy, D. N., Kelly, C., Luna, B., Schweitzer, J. B., Velanova, K., Wang, Y.-F., … Milham, M. P.(2013)
    Distinct Neural Signatures Detected for ADHD Subtypes after Controlling for Micro-Movements in Resting State Functional Connectivity MRI Data
    Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 6


  1. Details PDF Giedd, J. N., Raznahan, A., Mills, K. L., & Lenroot, R. K.(2012)
    Review: Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Male/Female Differences in Human Adolescent Brain Anatomy
    Biology of Sex Differences, 3(1), 19


  1. Details PDF Shannon, B. J., Raichle, M. E., Snyder, A. Z., Fair, D. A., Mills, K. L., Zhang, D., Bache, K., Calhoun, V. D., Nigg, J. T., Nagel, B. J., Stevens, A. A., & Kiehl, K. A.(2011)
    Premotor Functional Connectivity Predicts Impulsivity in Juvenile Offenders
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(27), 11241–11245


  1. Details PDF Fair, D. A., Posner, J., Nagel, B. J., Bathula, D., Dias, T. G. C., Mills, K. L., Blythe, M. S., Giwa, A., Schmitt, C. F., & Nigg, J. T.(2010)
    Atypical Default Network Connectivity in Youth with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    Biological Psychiatry, 68(12), 1084–1091



  1. Details Ferschmann, L., Vijayakumar, N., Grydeland, H., Overbye, K., Mills, K., Fjall, A. M., Walhovd, K. B., Pfeifer, J., & Tamnes, C. K.(2019)
    Cognitive reappraisal and expressive suppression relate differentially to longitudinal structural brain development across adolescence [Preprint]
  2. Details PDF Mills, K. L., Light, J. M., Rusby, J. C., & Westling, E.(2019)
    Diffusion of Adolescent Marijuana Use in School Environments Following Recreational Legalization [Preprint]
  3. Details PDF Vijayakumar, N., Shirtcliff, E., Byrne, M. L., Mills, K. L., Cheng, T. W., Mobasser, A., Flannery, J., Nelson, B. W., Flournoy, J. C., Wang, W., Allen, N. B., & Pfeifer, J. H.(2019)
    Pubertal Hormones and Brain Structure: Exploring the Value of Hair Assays [Preprint]



  1. Details Mills, K. L.(2019)
    The Necessity of Longitudinal Imaging for Characterizing Brain Maturation