Yair Bar-Haim

Summary

Affiliation: Tel Aviv University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Research review: Attention bias modification (ABM): a novel treatment for anxiety disorders
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:859-70. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Enhanced neural reactivity and selective attention to threat in anxiety
    Sharon Eldar
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Developmental and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Biol Psychol 85:252-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint P50 suppression in children with selective mutism: a preliminary report
    Yael Henkin
    Department of Communication Disorders, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:43-8. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Attentional bias in anxiety: a behavioral and ERP study
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Brain Cogn 59:11-22. 2005
  5. pmc Attention bias modification treatment for pediatric anxiety disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Sharon Eldar
    Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Psychiatry 169:213-20. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Training anxious children to disengage attention from threat: a randomized controlled trial
    Yair Bar-Haim
    The Adler Center of Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:861-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Neural activation during the processing of ambiguous fearful facial expressions: an ERP study in anxious and nonanxious individuals
    Tahl I Frenkel
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Developmental and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Biol Psychol 88:188-95. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Influence of methylphenidate on motor performance and attention in children with developmental coordination disorder and attention deficit hyperactive disorder
    Orit Bart
    The Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Allied Health, Medical Faculty, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Res Dev Disabil 34:1922-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Life-threatening danger and suppression of attention bias to threat
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Psychiatry 167:694-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The P3 component of the ERP reflects conscious perception, not confidence
    Moti Salti
    Tel Aviv University, Department of Psychology, Israel
    Conscious Cogn 21:961-8. 2012

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Publications35

  1. doi request reprint Research review: Attention bias modification (ABM): a novel treatment for anxiety disorders
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:859-70. 2010
    ..The review also outlines the gaps in need of bridging before ABM techniques could be routinely applied and incorporated into standard treatment protocols...
  2. doi request reprint Enhanced neural reactivity and selective attention to threat in anxiety
    Sharon Eldar
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Developmental and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Biol Psychol 85:252-7. 2010
    ..It is this over-activation that may set the stage for the attention bias towards threat observed in anxious individuals...
  3. doi request reprint P50 suppression in children with selective mutism: a preliminary report
    Yael Henkin
    Department of Communication Disorders, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:43-8. 2010
    ..The current data extends our previous findings suggesting that differential auditory processing may be involved in speech selectivity in SM...
  4. ncbi request reprint Attentional bias in anxiety: a behavioral and ERP study
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Brain Cogn 59:11-22. 2005
    ..The between-group pattern in ERP waveforms suggests that the slower reaction times in high-anxious participants might reflect increased attentional dwelling on the face cues, rather than a general slowing of response enacting...
  5. pmc Attention bias modification treatment for pediatric anxiety disorders: a randomized controlled trial
    Sharon Eldar
    Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Psychiatry 169:213-20. 2012
    ..The authors examined whether ABM induces greater reductions in pediatric anxiety symptoms and symptom severity than multiple control training interventions...
  6. doi request reprint Training anxious children to disengage attention from threat: a randomized controlled trial
    Yair Bar-Haim
    The Adler Center of Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:861-9. 2011
    ..A randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial was conducted to examine the efficacy of an ABM protocol designed to facilitate attention disengagement from threats, thereby reducing anxiety and stress vulnerability in children...
  7. doi request reprint Neural activation during the processing of ambiguous fearful facial expressions: an ERP study in anxious and nonanxious individuals
    Tahl I Frenkel
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Developmental and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Biol Psychol 88:188-95. 2011
    ..These findings reveal an anxiety-related dissociation between the early and late processing stages of threat processing. Implications are discussed in light of existing theories of cognitive biases in anxiety...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of methylphenidate on motor performance and attention in children with developmental coordination disorder and attention deficit hyperactive disorder
    Orit Bart
    The Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Allied Health, Medical Faculty, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Res Dev Disabil 34:1922-7. 2013
    ..More research is needed to disentangle the causality of the improvement effect and whether improvement in motor coordination is directly affected by methylphenidate or mediated by improvement in attention...
  9. doi request reprint Life-threatening danger and suppression of attention bias to threat
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Am J Psychiatry 167:694-8. 2010
    ..The authors examined associations, in real time, among imminent life-threatening danger, stress-related symptoms, and vigilance...
  10. doi request reprint The P3 component of the ERP reflects conscious perception, not confidence
    Moti Salti
    Tel Aviv University, Department of Psychology, Israel
    Conscious Cogn 21:961-8. 2012
    ..The results showed that our previous findings are replicated when confidence is controlled for...
  11. doi request reprint Emotional priming of pop-out in visual search
    Dominique Lamy
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Isreal
    Emotion 8:151-61. 2008
    ..The implications of the present findings for theoretical accounts of intertrial priming and for the face-in-the-crowd phenomenon are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Comorbidity between balance and anxiety disorders: verification in a normal population
    Elizabeth Kogan
    Psychobiology Research Unit, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Psychol 142:601-13. 2008
    ..These data suggest that the clinical entity designated as a comorbidity of balance and anxiety disorders has an analogous representation in the normal population...
  13. doi request reprint Attention to threats and combat-related posttraumatic stress symptoms: prospective associations and moderation by the serotonin transporter gene
    Ilan Wald
    School of Psychological Sciences and School of Neuroscience, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:401-8. 2013
    ..The excessive rates of PTSD and other adjustment disorders in soldiers returning home make it imperative to identify risk and resilience factors that could be targeted by novel therapeutic treatments...
  14. pmc Flexible attention deployment in threatening contexts: an instructed fear conditioning study
    Tomer Shechner
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Emotion 12:1041-9. 2012
    ..However, this did not occur in the experimental group. These experiments show that acute contextual threat and learning experiences interact to shape the deployment of attention away from danger cues...
  15. doi request reprint Plasticity in attention: implications for stress response in children
    Sharon Eldar
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Behav Res Ther 46:450-61. 2008
    ..The findings suggest that biased attentional responses to threat, among children, can exert a specific influence on the tendency to experience anxiety in the face of stress...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reduced auditory processing capacity during vocalization in children with Selective Mutism
    Miri Arie
    Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Biol Psychiatry 61:419-21. 2007
    ..Because abnormal Auditory Efferent Activity (AEA) is associated with auditory distortions during vocalization, we tested whether auditory processing is impaired during vocalization in children with Selective Mutism (SM)...
  17. pmc Learning to attend to threat accelerates and enhances memory consolidation
    Rany Abend
    School of Psychological Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    PLoS ONE 8:e62501. 2013
    ..These results provide a novel demonstration of how attention to threat can accelerate and enhance memory consolidation effects associated with skill acquisition...
  18. ncbi request reprint Nature and nurture in own-race face processing
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychol Sci 17:159-63. 2006
    ..The results indicate that preference for own-race faces is present as early as 3 months of age, but that this preference results from exposure to the prototypical facial environment...
  19. doi request reprint Online assessment of sustained attention following sleep restriction
    Avi Sadeh
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Sleep Med 12:257-61. 2011
    ..To assess the feasibility of conducting home-based sleep restriction studies with actigraphic monitoring of sleep and a new online continuous performance test (OCPT)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Attention to eyes and mouth in high-functioning children with autism
    Yair Bar-Haim
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 36:131-7. 2006
    ..The present findings suggest that atypical face processing in autism does not result from abnormal attentional allocation to the different face parts...
  21. doi request reprint Variations in the promoter region of the serotonin transporter gene and biased attention for emotional information: a meta-analysis
    Lee Pergamin-Hight
    The Adler Center for Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Biol Psychiatry 71:373-9. 2012
    ..The present meta-analysis tested whether the extant published data support the notion that variation in the 5-HTTLPR genotype modulates selective attention to negative information...
  22. doi request reprint A preliminary study on the effect of methylphenidate on motor performance in children with comorbid DCD and ADHD
    Orit Bart
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Res Dev Disabil 31:1443-7. 2010
    ..The findings suggest that MPH improves motor coordination in children with comorbid DCD and ADHD but clinically significant improvement was found in only 33% of the children...
  23. doi request reprint Measuring children's regulation of emotion-expressive behavior
    Yair Bar-Haim
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Emotion 11:215-23. 2011
    ..The findings suggest that the Balloons Game provides a reliable tool for the study of regulation of emotion expression in young children...
  24. doi request reprint Resilience of the immune system in healthy young students to 30-hour sleep deprivation with psychological stress
    Pini Matzner
    School of Psychological Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Neuroimmunomodulation 20:194-204. 2013
    ..Both have been separately reported to modulate immunity, and occasionally they occur simultaneously. We assessed the combined effects of these conditions on immune competence in healthy students...
  25. ncbi request reprint Threat-related attentional bias in anxious and nonanxious individuals: a meta-analytic study
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Adler Center for Reasearch in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychol Bull 133:1-24. 2007
    ..Empirical and clinical implications as well as future directions for research are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sleep in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder: a meta-analysis of polysomnographic studies
    Avi Sadeh
    Department of Psychology, The Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Romat Aviv 69978 Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Sleep Med Rev 10:381-98. 2006
    ..To provide new insight regarding the links between sleep and ADHD research in this field should adopt new strict guidelines and consider the role of multiple pertinent moderating factors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Attachment in infancy and personal space regulation in early adolescence
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel 69978
    Attach Hum Dev 4:68-83. 2002
    ..Finally, perceived interpersonal competence was positively correlated with personal space permeability...
  28. doi request reprint Abnormalities in auditory efferent activities in children with selective mutism
    Chava Muchnik
    Department of Communication Disorders, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Audiol Neurootol 18:353-61. 2013
    ..The finding of aberrant efferent auditory function in a large proportion of children with SM provides further support for the notion that MEAR and MOCB may play a significant role in the process of self-vocalization...
  29. doi request reprint Balance treatment ameliorates anxiety and increases self-esteem in children with comorbid anxiety and balance disorder
    Orit Bart
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Res Dev Disabil 30:486-95. 2009
    ..This profile of comorbidity between balance dysfunction and anxiety also include lower self-esteem...
  30. doi request reprint Neural correlates of subjective awareness and unconscious processing: an ERP study
    Dominique Lamy
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1435-46. 2009
    ..These results indicate that liminal stimuli that do not affect performance undergo considerable processing and that subjective awareness is associated with a late wave of activation with widely distributed topography...
  31. ncbi request reprint Predicting children's anxiety from early attachment relationships
    Yair Bar-Haim
    The Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    J Anxiety Disord 21:1061-8. 2007
    ..These findings are discussed within the context of previous research on associations between attachment and anxiety disorders...
  32. doi request reprint Sleep and physical growth in infants during the first 6 months
    Liat Tikotzky
    Department of Psychology, The Adler Center for Research in Child Development and Psychopathology, Tel Aviv University
    J Sleep Res 19:103-10. 2010
    ..The study supports increasing evidence from recent studies demonstrating a link between short sleep duration and weight gain and obesity in young children...
  33. pmc Neural correlates of reward processing in adolescents with a history of inhibited temperament
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Psychol Sci 20:1009-18. 2009
    ..These results link inhibited temperament and perturbed neural responses to reward-contingency cues...
  34. ncbi request reprint The role of skin colour in face recognition
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Perception 38:145-8. 2009
    ..We show that, despite the notion that skin colour plays a major role in categorising faces into own and other-race faces, its effect on face recognition is minor relative to differences across races in facial features...
  35. ncbi request reprint Children's narratives and patterns of cardiac reactivity
    Yair Bar-Haim
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel 69978
    Dev Psychobiol 44:238-49. 2004
    ..The findings suggest interplay between the cognitive-emotional processes associated with narrative processing and production and cardiac activation patterns...