Moria J Smoski

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Neural mechanisms of cognitive reappraisal in remitted major depressive disorder
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Affect Disord 151:171-7. 2013
  2. pmc Major depressive disorder is characterized by greater reward network activation to monetary than pleasant image rewards
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:263-70. 2011
  3. pmc Functional imaging of emotion reactivity in opiate-dependent borderline personality disorder
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Personal Disord 2:230-41. 2011
  4. pmc Decision-making and risk aversion among depressive adults
    Moria J Smoski
    Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3026, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:567-76. 2008
  5. pmc fMRI of alterations in reward selection, anticipation, and feedback in major depressive disorder
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
    J Affect Disord 118:69-78. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Speed and accuracy of facial expression classification in avoidant personality disorder: a preliminary study
    M Zachary Rosenthal
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Personal Disord 2:327-34. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Smoking withdrawal is associated with increases in brain activation during decision making and reward anticipation: a preliminary study
    Merideth A Addicott
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2701, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 219:563-73. 2012
  8. pmc Neural mechanisms of subclinical depressive symptoms in women: a pilot functional brain imaging study
    Jennifer N Felder
    Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:152. 2012
  9. pmc Remitted major depression is characterized by reward network hyperactivation during reward anticipation and hypoactivation during reward outcomes
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, United States
    J Affect Disord 136:1126-34. 2012
  10. pmc The effects of psychotherapy on neural responses to rewards in major depression
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3366, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:886-97. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Neural mechanisms of cognitive reappraisal in remitted major depressive disorder
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Affect Disord 151:171-7. 2013
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  2. pmc Major depressive disorder is characterized by greater reward network activation to monetary than pleasant image rewards
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:263-70. 2011
    ..Results suggest reduced reward network activation in MDD when anticipating rewards, as well as relatively greater hypoactivation to pleasant image than monetary rewards...
  3. pmc Functional imaging of emotion reactivity in opiate-dependent borderline personality disorder
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Personal Disord 2:230-41. 2011
    ..Future studies that also include BPD-only and OD-only groups are necessary to help clarify the individual and potentially synergistic effects of these two conditions...
  4. pmc Decision-making and risk aversion among depressive adults
    Moria J Smoski
    Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3026, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:567-76. 2008
    ..Findings suggested enhanced feedback-based decision-making and risk aversion among depressive individuals...
  5. pmc fMRI of alterations in reward selection, anticipation, and feedback in major depressive disorder
    Moria J Smoski
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
    J Affect Disord 118:69-78. 2009
    ..Results indicate that MDD is characterized by striatal hyporesponsivity, and that future studies of MDD treatments that seek to improve responses to rewarding stimuli should assess striatal functioning...
  6. doi request reprint Speed and accuracy of facial expression classification in avoidant personality disorder: a preliminary study
    M Zachary Rosenthal
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Personal Disord 2:327-34. 2011
    ..The findings are some of the first to investigate facial emotional processing in a sample of individuals with APD and point to an underlying deficit in processing social cues that may be involved in the maintenance of APD...
  7. doi request reprint Smoking withdrawal is associated with increases in brain activation during decision making and reward anticipation: a preliminary study
    Merideth A Addicott
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2701, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 219:563-73. 2012
    ..Acute nicotine abstinence is associated with disruption of executive function and reward processes; however, the neurobiological basis of these effects has not been fully elucidated...
  8. pmc Neural mechanisms of subclinical depressive symptoms in women: a pilot functional brain imaging study
    Jennifer N Felder
    Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:152. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate relations between subclinical levels of depressive symptoms and neural activation patterns during tasks previously shown to differentiate individuals with and without MDD...
  9. pmc Remitted major depression is characterized by reward network hyperactivation during reward anticipation and hypoactivation during reward outcomes
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, United States
    J Affect Disord 136:1126-34. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc The effects of psychotherapy on neural responses to rewards in major depression
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3366, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:886-97. 2009
    ..However, the potential for psychotherapy to normalize neurobiological responses to pleasant stimuli has not been evaluated...
  11. pmc Psychological and neural mechanisms of trait mindfulness in reducing depression vulnerability
    Natalie A Paul
    Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:56-64. 2013
    ..Based on these results, mindfulness could reduce vulnerability to depression in at least two ways: (i) by buffering against trait rumination and negative bias and (ii) by reducing automatic emotional responding via the insula...
  12. pmc The effects of Brief Behavioral Activation Therapy for Depression on cognitive control in affective contexts: An fMRI investigation
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    J Affect Disord 126:236-44. 2010
    ..Unipolar major depressive disorder (MDD) is characterized by impaired cognitive control in affective contexts, but the potential for psychotherapy to affect the neural correlates of these functions has not been evaluated...
  13. pmc Effects of mindfulness on psychological health: a review of empirical studies
    Shian Ling Keng
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:1041-56. 2011
    ..The review ends with a discussion on mechanisms of change of mindfulness interventions and suggested directions for future research...
  14. pmc Loss of sustained activity in the ventromedial prefrontal cortex in response to repeated stress in individuals with early-life emotional abuse: implications for depression vulnerability
    Lihong Wang
    Center for Biomedical Research Imaging, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Front Psychol 4:320. 2013
    ..This pilot study warrants future investigation to clarify the stress-related neural activity pattern dynamically to identify depression vulnerability at an individual level...
  15. pmc Unipolar depression does not moderate responses to the Sweet Taste Test
    Gabriel S Dichter
    Department of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3366, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:859-63. 2010
    ..However, STT response profiles in unipolar major depressive disorder (MDD), a disorder characterized by anhedonia, have been minimally investigated...
  16. pmc Changes in spirituality partly explain health-related quality of life outcomes after Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction
    Jeffrey M Greeson
    Duke Integrative Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Behav Med 34:508-18. 2011
    ..Findings suggest a novel mechanism by which increased daily spiritual experiences following Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction may partially explain improved mental health as a function of greater mindfulness...