N Amir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Family distress and involvement in relatives of obsessive-compulsive disorder patients
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 14:209-17. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Implicit memory bias for threat-relevant information in individuals with generalized social phobia
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 3013, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:713-20. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of practice on recall of emotional information in individuals with generalized social phobia
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30606, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:76-82. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Thought-action fusion in individuals with OCD symptoms
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3013, USA
    Behav Res Ther 39:765-76. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Enhanced Stroop interference for threat in social phobia
    Nader Ami
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3013, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:1-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Attentional bias to threat in social phobia: facilitated processing of threat or difficulty disengaging attention from threat?
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 3013, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:1325-35. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased activation of the anterior cingulate cortex during processing of disgust faces in individuals with social phobia
    Nader Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3013, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:975-81. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolving ambiguity: the effect of experience on interpretation of ambiguous events in generalized social phobia
    Nader Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30606, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:402-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Family distress and involvement in relatives of obsessive-compulsive disorder patients
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 14:209-17. 2000
    ..At posttreatment, family accommodation and modification of routine was related to the severity of patients' OCD. These results remained significant when the effect of pretreatment OCD severity was partialled out...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implicit memory bias for threat-relevant information in individuals with generalized social phobia
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 3013, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:713-20. 2000
    ..Those with GSP demonstrated an implicit memory bias for social-threat sentences, whereas controls did not. This differential priming effect suggests that information about threat may be automatically accessed in GSP...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of practice on recall of emotional information in individuals with generalized social phobia
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30606, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:76-82. 2001
    ..This pattern of processing may hamper GSPs' learning of, and habituation to, negative social information...
  4. ncbi request reprint Thought-action fusion in individuals with OCD symptoms
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3013, USA
    Behav Res Ther 39:765-76. 2001
    ..These results suggest that the role of thought-action fusion in OCs may extend to exaggerated beliefs about thoughts regarding the reduction of harm...
  5. ncbi request reprint Enhanced Stroop interference for threat in social phobia
    Nader Ami
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3013, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:1-9. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that when the ratio of words to nonwords was low, individuals with social phobia (SPs) would show increased Stroop interference, but only for words related to social threat. Results were consistent with this hypothesis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Attentional bias to threat in social phobia: facilitated processing of threat or difficulty disengaging attention from threat?
    N Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 3013, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:1325-35. 2003
    ..These results suggest that individuals with social phobia may have difficulty disengaging their attention from socially threatening material...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increased activation of the anterior cingulate cortex during processing of disgust faces in individuals with social phobia
    Nader Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 3013, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:975-81. 2005
    ..These studies have focused mostly on the activation of the amygdala. The anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) also has been implicated in processing emotional information, but its role in social phobia has not been examined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolving ambiguity: the effect of experience on interpretation of ambiguous events in generalized social phobia
    Nader Amir
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30606, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:402-8. 2005
    ..GSP participants did not show this pattern in learning a nonthreat meaning of a homograph. These results support the hypothesis that a faulty learning mechanism may be involved in social anxiety...