Jennifer H Pfeifer

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Publications

  1. pmc "I know you are but what am I?!": neural bases of self- and social knowledge retrieval in children and adults
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1323-37. 2007
  2. pmc Facing puberty: associations between pubertal development and neural responses to affective facial displays
    William E Moore
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:35-43. 2012
  3. pmc Entering adolescence: resistance to peer influence, risky behavior, and neural changes in emotion reactivity
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Neuron 69:1029-36. 2011
  4. pmc Longitudinal change in the neural bases of adolescent social self-evaluations: effects of age and pubertal development
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403 1227, USA
    J Neurosci 33:7415-9. 2013
  5. pmc Neural correlates of direct and reflected self-appraisals in adolescents and adults: when social perspective-taking informs self-perception
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Child Dev 80:1016-38. 2009
  6. pmc Neural correlates of social exclusion during adolescence: understanding the distress of peer rejection
    Carrie L Masten
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:143-57. 2009
  7. pmc Witnessing peer rejection during early adolescence: neural correlates of empathy for experiences of social exclusion
    Carrie L Masten
    Department of Psychology, University of California, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Neurosci 5:496-507. 2010
  8. pmc Subgenual anterior cingulate responses to peer rejection: a marker of adolescents' risk for depression
    Carrie L Masten
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:283-92. 2011
  9. pmc Social status modulates neural activity in the mentalizing network
    Keely A Muscatell
    Department of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 60:1771-7. 2012
  10. pmc Risk-taking and social exclusion in adolescence: neural mechanisms underlying peer influences on decision-making
    Shannon J Peake
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Neuroimage 82:23-34. 2013

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Publications18

  1. pmc "I know you are but what am I?!": neural bases of self- and social knowledge retrieval in children and adults
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1323-37. 2007
    ..Only children activated the MPFC significantly above baseline during self-knowledge retrieval. Implications for social cognitive development and the processing functions performed by the MPFC are discussed...
  2. pmc Facing puberty: associations between pubertal development and neural responses to affective facial displays
    William E Moore
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:35-43. 2012
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  3. pmc Entering adolescence: resistance to peer influence, risky behavior, and neural changes in emotion reactivity
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Neuron 69:1029-36. 2011
    ..Together, these results suggest that VS responses to viewing emotions may play a regulatory role that is critical to adolescent interpersonal functioning...
  4. pmc Longitudinal change in the neural bases of adolescent social self-evaluations: effects of age and pubertal development
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403 1227, USA
    J Neurosci 33:7415-9. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Neural correlates of direct and reflected self-appraisals in adolescents and adults: when social perspective-taking informs self-perception
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Child Dev 80:1016-38. 2009
    ..Activity in the medial fronto-parietal network was also enhanced when adolescents took the perspective of someone more relevant to a given domain...
  6. pmc Neural correlates of social exclusion during adolescence: understanding the distress of peer rejection
    Carrie L Masten
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:143-57. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Witnessing peer rejection during early adolescence: neural correlates of empathy for experiences of social exclusion
    Carrie L Masten
    Department of Psychology, University of California, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Neurosci 5:496-507. 2010
    ..Overall findings suggest that when early adolescents witness social exclusion in their daily lives, some may actually 'feel the pain' of the victims and act more prosocially toward them as a result...
  8. pmc Subgenual anterior cingulate responses to peer rejection: a marker of adolescents' risk for depression
    Carrie L Masten
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:283-92. 2011
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  9. pmc Social status modulates neural activity in the mentalizing network
    Keely A Muscatell
    Department of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 60:1771-7. 2012
    ..These studies demonstrate that social status is fundamentally and neurocognitively linked to how people process and navigate their social worlds...
  10. pmc Risk-taking and social exclusion in adolescence: neural mechanisms underlying peer influences on decision-making
    Shannon J Peake
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Neuroimage 82:23-34. 2013
    ..The results suggest that mentalizing and/or attentional mechanisms have a unique direct effect on adolescents' vulnerability to peer influence on risk-taking. ..
  11. pmc Arrested development? Reconsidering dual-systems models of brain function in adolescence and disorders
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:322-9. 2012
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  12. pmc Mirroring others' emotions relates to empathy and interpersonal competence in children
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7085, USA
    Neuroimage 39:2076-85. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that simulation mechanisms and the MNS may indeed be relevant to social functioning in everyday life during typical human development...
  13. pmc 'Like me?': ventromedial prefrontal cortex is sensitive to both personal relevance and self-similarity during social comparisons
    William E Moore
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:421-6. 2014
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  14. pmc Neural and behavioral responses during self-evaluative processes differ in youth with and without autism
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:272-85. 2013
    ..Together, these results suggest that multiple brain regions support making self-appraisals in neurotypical development, and function atypically in youth with ASD...
  15. pmc What sleeping babies hear: a functional MRI study of interparental conflict and infants' emotion processing
    Alice M Graham
    Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Psychol Sci 24:782-9. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that even moderate environmental stress may be associated with brain functioning during infancy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Putting feelings into words: affect labeling disrupts amygdala activity in response to affective stimuli
    Matthew D Lieberman
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:421-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that affect labeling may diminish emotional reactivity along a pathway from RVLPFC to MPFC to the amygdala...
  17. pmc Prediction-error in the context of real social relationships modulates reward system activity
    Joshua C Poore
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 6:218. 2012
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  18. pmc Understanding emotions in others: mirror neuron dysfunction in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Mirella Dapretto
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    Nat Neurosci 9:28-30. 2006
    ..Notably, activity in this area was inversely related to symptom severity in the social domain, suggesting that a dysfunctional 'mirror neuron system' may underlie the social deficits observed in autism...