Amanda Holmes

Summary

Affiliation: Roehampton University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for greater attention to threat when cognitive control resources are depleted
    Amanda Holmes
    Department of Psychology, University of Roehampton, London, UK
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 14:827-35. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Neural activity associated with attention orienting triggered by gaze cues: A study of lateralized ERPs
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Whitelands College, London, UK
    Soc Neurosci 5:285-95. 2010
  3. doi request reprint An electrophysiological investigation into the automaticity of emotional face processing in high versus low trait anxious individuals
    Amanda Holmes
    Roehampton University, London, England
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 9:323-34. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Attentional selectivity for emotional faces: evidence from human electrophysiology
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, London, UK
    Psychophysiology 46:62-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Neurophysiological evidence for categorical perception of color
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Whitelands College, Holybourne Avenue, West Hill, London SW154JD, UK
    Brain Cogn 69:426-34. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of anxiety on the processing of fearful and happy faces: an event-related potential study
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, UK
    Biol Psychol 77:159-73. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and sensitivity to eye gaze in emotional faces
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Psychology, Birkbeck University of London, UK
    Brain Cogn 60:282-94. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Attention modulates the processing of emotional expression triggered by foveal faces
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Whitelands College, Holybourne Avenue, London SW15 4JD, UK
    Neurosci Lett 394:48-52. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of spatial frequency information for ERP components sensitive to faces and emotional facial expression
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, London, UK
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 25:508-20. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Sensitivity of 'mu' rhythm modulation to the relevance of an observed movement but not to goal congruency
    Jonathan Silas
    Department of Psychology, University of Roehampton, UK
    Int J Psychophysiol 85:168-73. 2012

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological evidence for greater attention to threat when cognitive control resources are depleted
    Amanda Holmes
    Department of Psychology, University of Roehampton, London, UK
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 14:827-35. 2014
    ..Overall, the findings indicate that depletion of cognitive control resources, using a working memory manipulation, increases the capacity of task-irrelevant threat cues to capture and hold attention. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Neural activity associated with attention orienting triggered by gaze cues: A study of lateralized ERPs
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Whitelands College, London, UK
    Soc Neurosci 5:285-95. 2010
    ..The presence of the ADAN may reflect neural mechanisms that underlie the holding of attention on gazed-at locations...
  3. doi request reprint An electrophysiological investigation into the automaticity of emotional face processing in high versus low trait anxious individuals
    Amanda Holmes
    Roehampton University, London, England
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 9:323-34. 2009
    ..This result suggests greater automaticity in processing affective information in high trait anxious participants...
  4. doi request reprint Attentional selectivity for emotional faces: evidence from human electrophysiology
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, London, UK
    Psychophysiology 46:62-8. 2009
    ..These findings are consistent with models of attention and emotion that posit rapid attentional prioritization of threat...
  5. doi request reprint Neurophysiological evidence for categorical perception of color
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Whitelands College, Holybourne Avenue, West Hill, London SW154JD, UK
    Brain Cogn 69:426-34. 2009
    ..Enhanced P2 and P3 waves were also found for between- compared to within-category stimuli, indicating a role for later post-perceptual processes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of anxiety on the processing of fearful and happy faces: an event-related potential study
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, UK
    Biol Psychol 77:159-73. 2008
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  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and sensitivity to eye gaze in emotional faces
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Psychology, Birkbeck University of London, UK
    Brain Cogn 60:282-94. 2006
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  8. ncbi request reprint Attention modulates the processing of emotional expression triggered by foveal faces
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Whitelands College, Holybourne Avenue, London SW15 4JD, UK
    Neurosci Lett 394:48-52. 2006
    ..In contrast, attentional task instructions are effective in inhibiting later, more controlled stages of expression analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of spatial frequency information for ERP components sensitive to faces and emotional facial expression
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, London, UK
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 25:508-20. 2005
    ..The face-sensitive N170 component was neither affected by emotional facial expression nor by spatial frequency information...
  10. doi request reprint Sensitivity of 'mu' rhythm modulation to the relevance of an observed movement but not to goal congruency
    Jonathan Silas
    Department of Psychology, University of Roehampton, UK
    Int J Psychophysiol 85:168-73. 2012
    ..However, the EEG data appear to reflect a system that is sensitive to the relevance of the observed movement and suggest an action prediction role for a mirror neuron system...
  11. doi request reprint Color categories affect pre-attentive color perception
    Alexandra Clifford
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Surrey, UK
    Biol Psychol 85:275-82. 2010
    ..The findings provide the first clear evidence for an automatic and pre-attentive categorical code for color...
  12. pmc Links between rapid ERP responses to fearful faces and conscious awareness
    Martin Eimer
    School of Psychology, Birkbeck College, University of London, London, UK
    J Neuropsychol 2:165-81. 2008
    ..They suggest that frontal brain regions involved in the construction of conscious representations of facial expression are activated at very short latencies...
  13. ncbi request reprint The processing of emotional facial expression is gated by spatial attention: evidence from event-related brain potentials
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Psychology, Birkbeck University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 16:174-84. 2003
    ..The face-sensitive N170 component was unaffected by emotional facial expression, but N170 amplitudes were enhanced when faces were attended, suggesting that spatial attention can modulate the structural encoding of faces...
  14. doi request reprint Forgetting emotional and neutral words: an ERP study
    Karen R Brandt
    Department of Psychology, Whitelands College, University of Roehampton, Holybourne Avenue, London, SW15 4JD, United Kingdom
    Brain Res 1501:21-31. 2013
    ..The discrepancies between the present findings and those of previous studies are discussed...
  15. doi request reprint Neural correlates of acquired color category effects
    Alexandra Clifford
    School of Psychology, University of Surrey, UK
    Brain Cogn 80:126-43. 2012
    ..These findings provide new evidence for the involvement of cognitive mechanisms in acquired category effects and suggest that category effects of this kind can exist independent of early perceptual processes...
  16. pmc Effects of threat cues on attentional shifting, disengagement and response slowing in anxious individuals
    Karin Mogg
    School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southhampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Behav Res Ther 46:656-67. 2008
    ..As this experimental method may reflect both threat-related attentional cueing and response slowing effects, it cannot be assumed to provide pure measures of shift or disengagement components of attention bias...
  17. doi request reprint Sex and individual differences in induced and evoked EEG measures of action observation
    Jonathan Silas
    Department of Psychology, Roehampton University, London, UK
    Neuropsychologia 48:2417-26. 2010
    ..We suggest that the results may indicate two dissociable motor mirroring systems that can be measured by induced and evoked EEG...
  18. doi request reprint Electrophysiological markers of categorical perception of color in 7-month old infants
    Alexandra Clifford
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK
    Brain Cogn 71:165-72. 2009
    ..The data are discussed in relation to the processes that underlie categorical responding in infancy, as well as the debate about the origin of color categories in language and cognition...
  19. pmc Event-related brain potential correlates of emotional face processing
    Martin Eimer
    Department of Psychology, Birkbeck College, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Neuropsychologia 45:15-31. 2007
    ..Given the early onset of the emotion-specific effects reviewed here, it is likely that this system is activated in parallel with the ongoing evaluation of emotional content in the amygdala and related subcortical brain circuits...
  20. ncbi request reprint The role of spatial attention in the processing of facial expression: an ERP study of rapid brain responses to six basic emotions
    Martin Eimer
    Department of Psychology, Birkbeck College, University of London, London, England
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 3:97-110. 2003
    ..The face-specific N170 component was unaffected by any emotional expression, supporting the hypothesis that structural encoding and expression analysis are independent processes...
  21. ncbi request reprint An ERP study on the time course of emotional face processing
    Martin Eimer
    Department of Psychology, Birkbeck College, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Neuroreport 13:427-31. 2002
    ..Early emotional ERP modulations may reflect the rapid activation of prefrontal areas involved in the analysis of facial expression...
  22. pmc Evidence that emotion mediates social attention in rhesus macaques
    Emily J Bethell
    Centre for Research in Evolutionary and Environmental Anthropology, University of Roehampton, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e44387. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, no studies have tested for an effect of emotion state on allocation of social attention in any non-human species...
  23. ncbi request reprint What is enumerated by subitization mechanisms?
    Greg Davis
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EB, England
    Percept Psychophys 67:1229-41. 2005
    ..Rather, such mechanisms are compelled to operate on object representations...