JOHN J ALLEN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint EEG phase synchrony differences across visual perception conditions may depend on recording and analysis methods
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, P O Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:172-89. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Items for assessing posthypnotic recognition amnesia with the HGSHS:A and the SHSS:C
    J J Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 44:52-65. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for depression: a randomized controlled trial
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1665-73. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Issues and assumptions on the road from raw signals to metrics of frontal EEG asymmetry in emotion
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 67:183-218. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Limitations to the detection of deception: true and false recollections are poorly distinguished using an event-related potential procedure
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Soc Neurosci 4:473-90. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint The stability of resting frontal electroencephalographic asymmetry in depression
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 41:269-80. 2004
  7. pmc Alteration of frontal EEG asymmetry during tryptophan depletion predicts future depression
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    J Affect Disord 115:189-95. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of psychophysiology in clinical assessment: ERPs in the evaluation of memory
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:261-80. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of methods for the analysis of event-related potentials in deception detection
    J J Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 34:234-40. 1997
  10. ncbi request reprint Manipulation of frontal EEG asymmetry through biofeedback alters self-reported emotional responses and facial EMG
    J J Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 38:685-93. 2001

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint EEG phase synchrony differences across visual perception conditions may depend on recording and analysis methods
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, P O Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:172-89. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Items for assessing posthypnotic recognition amnesia with the HGSHS:A and the SHSS:C
    J J Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 44:52-65. 1996
    ..These items may prove useful for assessing posthypnotic recognition amnesia in conjunction with widely used scales of hypnotic susceptibility...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for depression: a randomized controlled trial
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1665-73. 2006
    ..To assess the efficacy of acupuncture as an intervention for major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Issues and assumptions on the road from raw signals to metrics of frontal EEG asymmetry in emotion
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 67:183-218. 2004
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Limitations to the detection of deception: true and false recollections are poorly distinguished using an event-related potential procedure
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Soc Neurosci 4:473-90. 2009
    ..Results suggested that under certain conditions both true and false recollections can produce a pattern of brain activity indicative of recognition...
  6. ncbi request reprint The stability of resting frontal electroencephalographic asymmetry in depression
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 41:269-80. 2004
    ....
  7. pmc Alteration of frontal EEG asymmetry during tryptophan depletion predicts future depression
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    J Affect Disord 115:189-95. 2009
    ..Better prediction might result by assessing a putative endophenotype for depressive risk, frontal electroencephalographic (EEG) asymmetry, in the context of TD...
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of psychophysiology in clinical assessment: ERPs in the evaluation of memory
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:261-80. 2002
    ..To facilitate the development of other psychophysiological assessment tools, psychophysiological researchers are encouraged to report the sensitivity and specificity of their measures where possible...
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of methods for the analysis of event-related potentials in deception detection
    J J Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 34:234-40. 1997
    ..One or the other method may be preferred depending upon incentive to deceive, the cost of incorrect decisions, and the availability of extra psychophysiological data...
  10. ncbi request reprint Manipulation of frontal EEG asymmetry through biofeedback alters self-reported emotional responses and facial EMG
    J J Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 38:685-93. 2001
    ..Moreover, subsequent self-reported affect and facial muscle activity in response to emotionally evocative film clips were influenced by the direction of biofeedback training...
  11. pmc Cardiac vagal control in the severity and course of depression: the importance of symptomatic heterogeneity
    Jonathan Rottenberg
    Mood and Emotion Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, PCD 4118G, 4202 E Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33620 7200, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:173-9. 2007
    ..One possible explanation for mixed findings is that CVC abnormalities in MDD are related more closely to specific depression symptoms than to the syndrome as a whole...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of psychophysiology in forensic assessments: deception detection, ERPs, and virtual reality mock crime scenarios
    Ralf Mertens
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 45:286-98. 2008
    ..Results suggested that guilty verdicts from ERP-based deception detection approaches are likely to be accurate, but that innocent (or indeterminate) verdicts yield no useful interpretation in an applied setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cardiac Vagal Tone, defensiveness, and motivational style
    Hallam L Movius
    Department of Psychology, Cognitive Science and Neuroscience, University of Arizona, P O Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 68:147-62. 2005
    ..Poorer modulation for vagal tone was associated with greater social anxiety, while lower vagal tone across recording periods was associated with greater defensiveness and lower behavioral activation sensitivity...
  14. doi request reprint Neurophysiological evidence for the influence of past experience on figure-ground perception
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Vis 10:5.1-21. 2010
    ..These results provide the first neurophysiological evidence for an influence of past experience during the earliest stages of shape assignment...
  15. pmc Sex differences in cardiac vagal control in a depressed sample: implications for differential cardiovascular mortality
    Andrea S Chambers
    University of Arizona, Cognitive Science, and Neuroscience, 1503 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    Biol Psychol 75:32-6. 2007
    ..The results suggest greater CVC in depressed women might confer cardioprotective functions, which may partially explain the sex difference in mortality rates in the depressed population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Theta EEG dynamics of the error-related negativity
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:645-68. 2007
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Decomposing depression: on the prospective and reciprocal dynamics of mood and sleep disturbances
    David A Sbarra
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:171-82. 2009
    ..The results have implications for better understanding the complexity and reciprocity of sleep-mood associations, as well as the dynamic, time-based predictors of depressive treatment response...
  18. pmc Resting frontal EEG asymmetry as an endophenotype for depression risk: sex-specific patterns of frontal brain asymmetry
    Jennifer L Stewart
    Department of Psychology, University of rizona, 1503 East University Avenue, Room 312, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:502-12. 2010
    ..In contrast, results for average and linked mastoid references were less consistent but demonstrated a link between less left frontal activity and current depression severity in women...
  19. pmc Altered cingulate sub-region activation accounts for task-related dissociation in ERN amplitude as a function of obsessive-compulsive symptoms
    James F Cavanagh
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:2098-109. 2010
    ..These novel findings link both tonic and phasic activities in the ACC to action monitoring alterations, including dissociation in performance deficits, in OC symptomatic participants...
  20. pmc The role of devaluing and discounting in performance monitoring: a neurophysiological study of minorities under threat
    Chad E Forbes
    University of Arizona, Department of Psychology, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:253-61. 2008
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  21. doi request reprint Women and major depressive disorder: clinical perspectives on causal pathways
    Eynav Elgavish Accortt
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1583-90. 2008
    ....
  22. pmc Prelude to and resolution of an error: EEG phase synchrony reveals cognitive control dynamics during action monitoring
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    J Neurosci 29:98-105. 2009
    ..Oscillatory dynamics in the theta band may in part underlie a mechanism of communication between networks involved in action monitoring and cognitive control...
  23. ncbi request reprint The many metrics of cardiac chronotropy: a pragmatic primer and a brief comparison of metrics
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:243-62. 2007
    ..Although generally highly correlated, the various metrics responded differently under challenge...
  24. pmc Polymorphisms of the HTR1a allele are linked to frontal brain electrical asymmetry
    Andrew W Bismark
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    Biol Psychol 83:153-8. 2010
    ..In conclusion, variation in HTR1a can influence trait level brain activity, which may ultimately be indicative of risk for psychopathology...
  25. ncbi request reprint Vagal tone as an indicator of treatment response in major depression
    Andrea S Chambers
    Psychophysiology 39:861-4. 2002
    ..Future work manipulating vagal tone might prove informative in teasing apart the causal role of vagal tone and depression...
  26. ncbi request reprint Multiple aspects of the stress response under social evaluative threat: an electrophysiological investigation
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 University Avenue, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:41-53. 2008
    ..High state affect related to a larger Pe amplitude. Results are interpreted as consequences of different motivational and affective reactivities under social evaluative threat...
  27. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry and the behavioral activation and inhibition systems
    James A Coan
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:106-14. 2003
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  28. ncbi request reprint Bridging the gap in complementary and alternative medicine research: manualization as a means of promoting standardization and flexibility of treatment in clinical trials of acupuncture
    Rosa N Schnyer
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 8:623-34. 2002
    ....
  29. pmc Morningness-eveningness and depression: preliminary evidence for the role of the behavioral activation system and positive affect
    Brant P Hasler
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Psychiatry Res 176:166-73. 2010
    ..A variety of alternative path models all provided a weaker fit to the data. Thus, results were consistent with the BAS and PA mediating the effects of morningness-eveningness on depression...
  30. pmc A better estimate of the internal consistency reliability of frontal EEG asymmetry scores
    David N Towers
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Psychophysiology 46:132-42. 2009
    ..Estimates at all scalp sites and reference schemes approached .90 with as few as 100 epochs, suggesting the internal consistency of frontal asymmetry is greater than that previously reported...
  31. pmc The impact of depression on social economic decision making
    Katia M Harlé
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:440-6. 2010
    ..This suggests distinct biasing processes in depression, which may be related to higher reliance on regulating negative emotion...
  32. ncbi request reprint Emotional disclosure for whom? A study of vagal tone in bereavement
    Mary Frances O'Connor
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Biol Psychol 68:135-46. 2005
    ..Future research should investigate whether vagal tone moderates the impact of written disclosure for non-bereaved individuals...
  33. ncbi request reprint Autonomic and emotion regulation in bereavement and depression
    Mary Frances O'Connor
    Department of Psychology, Building 68, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    J Psychosom Res 52:183-5. 2002
    ..Differences include an increase in restlessness, suggesting underlying physiological differences between the groups...
  34. ncbi request reprint Varieties of emotional experience during voluntary emotional facial expressions
    James A Coan
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1000:375-9. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint The effects of experimentally induced stress on false recognition
    Jessica D Payne
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Memory 10:1-6. 2002
    ..This finding indicates that stress, possibly through its impact on the hippocampus and prefrontal cortex, can potentiate false memories...
  36. doi request reprint Not devoid of forensic potential, but
    John J B Allen
    University of Arizona, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:27-8; discussion W1-4. 2008
  37. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry as a moderator and mediator of emotion
    James A Coan
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 67:7-49. 2004
    ..The present report reviews the frontal EEG asymmetry literature from the framework of moderators and mediators, and overviews data analytic strategies that would support claims of moderation and mediation...
  38. pmc Frontal theta links prediction errors to behavioral adaptation in reinforcement learning
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Neuroimage 49:3198-209. 2010
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Interidentity memory transfer in dissociative identity disorder
    LAUREN L KONG
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:686-92. 2008
    ..These findings demonstrate that subjective reports of interidentity amnesia are not necessarily corroborated by objective tests of explicit memory transfer...
  40. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry and premenstrual dysphoric symptomatology
    Eynav Elgavish Accortt
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:179-84. 2006
    ..These results are consistent with a diathesis-stress model for premenstrual dysphoric symptomatology...
  41. ncbi request reprint Alternative treatments for depression: empirical support and relevance to women
    Rachel Manber
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Calif 94305, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:628-40. 2002
    ..John's wort, bright light, and sleep deprivation. Issues related to women across the life span, including pregnancy and lactation, are highlighted...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cardiac vagal control, emotion, psychopathology, and health
    Andrea S Chambers
    Biol Psychol 74:113-5. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry, emotion, and psychopathology: the first, and the next 25 years
    John J B Allen
    Biol Psychol 67:1-5. 2004
  44. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture: a promising treatment for depression during pregnancy
    Rachel Manber
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University 401, Quarry Rd, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Affect Disord 83:89-95. 2004
    ..Few medically acceptable treatments for depression during pregnancy are available. The aim of this randomized controlled pilot study was to determine whether acupuncture holds promise as a treatment for depression during pregnancy...
  45. pmc A capability model of individual differences in frontal EEG asymmetry
    James A Coan
    University of Virginia, Department of Psychology 102, Gilmer Hall, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904 4400, USA
    Biol Psychol 72:198-207. 2006
    ..Logical as well as empirical arguments supportive of this conclusion are presented...
  46. ncbi request reprint Patients' perception of their depressive illness
    Rachel Manber
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 401 Quarry Road, Suite 3301, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 37:335-43. 2003
    ..The subscales have adequate convergent/discriminant validity and are clinically relevant to aspects of treatment provision...

Research Grants9

  1. ACUPUNCTURE IN THE TREATMENT OF DEPRESSION
    John Allen; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  2. Trait and State Frontal Brain Asymmetry in Depression
    John Allen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Secondary aims address methodological and treatment-related questions, as well as assessing gender and menstrual cycle effects that may moderate the relationship between frontal EEG asymmetry and depression. ..