Stephen D Benning

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Estimating facets of psychopathy from normal personality traits: a step toward community epidemiological investigations
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Assessment 12:3-18. 2005
  2. pmc Convergent and discriminant validity of psychopathy factors assessed via self-report: a comparison of three instruments
    Stephen D Benning
    University of Minnesota at Twin Cities, MN 55455, USA
    Assessment 12:270-89. 2005
  3. pmc Psychopathy, startle blink modulation, and electrodermal reactivity in twin men
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Psychophysiology 42:753-62. 2005
  4. doi request reprint The role of fearless dominance in psychopathy: confusions, controversies, and clarifications
    Scott O Lilienfeld
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Personal Disord 3:327-40. 2012
  5. pmc Effects of picture content and intensity on affective physiological response
    Edward Bernat
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Psychophysiology 43:93-103. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Factors of the psychopathic personality inventory: criterion-related validity and relationship to the BIS/BAS and five-factor models of personality
    Scott R Ross
    Department of Psychology, DePauw University, Greencastle, IN 46135, USA
    Assessment 16:71-87. 2009
  7. pmc Linking antisocial behavior, substance use, and personality: an integrative quantitative model of the adult externalizing spectrum
    Robert F Krueger
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:645-66. 2007
  8. pmc Construct validity of the psychopathic personality inventory two-factor model with offenders
    Christopher J Patrick
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Psychol Assess 18:204-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Criterion-related validity of the three-factor model of psychopathy: personality, behavior, and adaptive functioning
    Jason R Hall
    Clinical Science and Psychopathology Research Training Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Assessment 11:4-16. 2004
  10. pmc Postauricular and superior auricular reflex modulation during emotional pictures and sounds
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Psychophysiology 48:410-4. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Emotional Modulation of the Post-Auricular Reflex
    STEPHEN BENNING; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Estimating facets of psychopathy from normal personality traits: a step toward community epidemiological investigations
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Assessment 12:3-18. 2005
    ..Additionally, PPI-I was selectively related to the interpersonal facet of Factor 1 of the Psychopathy Checklist-Revised (PCL-R), whereas PPI-II was related preferentially to Factor 2 of the PCL-R...
  2. pmc Convergent and discriminant validity of psychopathy factors assessed via self-report: a comparison of three instruments
    Stephen D Benning
    University of Minnesota at Twin Cities, MN 55455, USA
    Assessment 12:270-89. 2005
    ..Results suggest ways in which the measurement of the constructs in each instrument may be improved...
  3. pmc Psychopathy, startle blink modulation, and electrodermal reactivity in twin men
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Psychophysiology 42:753-62. 2005
    ..Participants high in fearless dominance also exhibited deficient skin conductance magnitudes specifically to aversive pictures. Findings encourage further investigation of psychopathy and its etiology in community samples...
  4. doi request reprint The role of fearless dominance in psychopathy: confusions, controversies, and clarifications
    Scott O Lilienfeld
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Personal Disord 3:327-40. 2012
    ..A scientific approach to psychopathy requires the question of whether its subdimensions are linked to adaptive functioning to be adjudicated by data, not by fiat...
  5. pmc Effects of picture content and intensity on affective physiological response
    Edward Bernat
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Psychophysiology 43:93-103. 2006
    ..These results indicate that stimulus parameters of intensity and thematic content exert separate-and in some cases interactive-modulatory effects on physiological reactions to emotional pictures...
  6. doi request reprint Factors of the psychopathic personality inventory: criterion-related validity and relationship to the BIS/BAS and five-factor models of personality
    Scott R Ross
    Department of Psychology, DePauw University, Greencastle, IN 46135, USA
    Assessment 16:71-87. 2009
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  7. pmc Linking antisocial behavior, substance use, and personality: an integrative quantitative model of the adult externalizing spectrum
    Robert F Krueger
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:645-66. 2007
    ..The authors discuss the utility of this model for framing research on the correlates and the etiology of externalizing phenomena...
  8. pmc Construct validity of the psychopathic personality inventory two-factor model with offenders
    Christopher J Patrick
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Psychol Assess 18:204-8. 2006
    ..These results highlight the importance of examining facets of psychopathy as well as total scores...
  9. ncbi request reprint Criterion-related validity of the three-factor model of psychopathy: personality, behavior, and adaptive functioning
    Jason R Hall
    Clinical Science and Psychopathology Research Training Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Assessment 11:4-16. 2004
    ..These findings provide support for the convergent and discriminant validity of these psychopathy facets...
  10. pmc Postauricular and superior auricular reflex modulation during emotional pictures and sounds
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Psychophysiology 48:410-4. 2011
    ..Additionally, postauricular reflexes were significantly modulated for both emotional pictures and sounds; in both cases, postauricular reflexes were greatest during pleasant stimuli...
  11. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the psychopathic personality inventory: validity and implications for clinical assessment
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:340-50. 2003
    ..Findings support using the PPI to assess these facets of psychopathy in community samples and to explore their behavioral correlates and genetic-neurobiological underpinnings...
  12. pmc The onset of puberty: effects on the psychophysiology of defensive and appetitive motivation
    Karina M Quevedo
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:27-45. 2009
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  13. ncbi request reprint Emotional modulation of the post-auricular reflex
    Stephen D Benning
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Psychophysiology 41:426-32. 2004
    ..This modulatory effect did not vary as a function of picture content, but it was most robust for highly intense emotional pictures. Implications for the assessment of basic emotional action tendencies are discussed...
  14. pmc Mesolimbic dopamine reward system hypersensitivity in individuals with psychopathic traits
    Joshua W Buckholtz
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Nat Neurosci 13:419-21. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that neurochemical and neurophysiological hyper-reactivity of the dopaminergic reward system may comprise a neural substrate for impulsive-antisocial behavior and substance abuse in psychopathy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of executive dysfunction are endemic to secondary psychopathy: an examination in criminal offenders and noninstitutionalized young adults
    Scott R Ross
    DePauw University, Greencastle, IN 46135, USA
    J Pers Disord 21:384-99. 2007
    ..These findings underscore the role of prefrontal circuitry in psychopathy, and specifically implicate executive dysfunction in secondary psychopathy...

Research Grants1

  1. Emotional Modulation of the Post-Auricular Reflex
    STEPHEN BENNING; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The effects of gender and ear of recording on the modulation of the PA reflex will be investigated in both studies. ..