Brant P Hasler
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Morningness-eveningness and depression: preliminary evidence for the role of the behavioral activation system and positive affectBrant 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...
- An altered neural response to reward may contribute to alcohol problems among late adolescents with an evening chronotypeBrant P Hasler
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA Electronic address
Psychiatry Res 214:357-64. 2013..Increased reward-related problems among evening-types may be accompanied by altered neural responses to reward. ..
- Circadian misalignment, reward-related brain function, and adolescent alcohol involvementBrant P Hasler
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:558-65. 2013..Developmental changes in sleep and circadian rhythms that occur during adolescence may contribute to reward-related brain dysfunction, and consequently increase the risk of alcohol use disorders (AUDs)...
- Chronotype and diurnal patterns of positive affect and affective neural circuitry in primary insomniaBrant P Hasler
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
J Sleep Res 21:515-26. 2012....
- Weekend-weekday advances in sleep timing are associated with altered reward-related brain function in healthy adolescentsBrant P Hasler
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Biol Psychol 91:334-41. 2012..We speculate that circadian misalignment associated with weekend shifts in sleep timing may contribute to reward-related problems such as depression and substance abuse...
- Circadian rhythms, sleep, and substance abuseBrant P Hasler
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Sleep Med Rev 16:67-81. 2012..Sleep and circadian-based interventions could play a critical role in the prevention and treatment of substance use disorders...
- Couples' nighttime sleep efficiency and concordance: evidence for bidirectional associations with daytime relationship functioningBrant P Hasler
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Psychosom Med 72:794-801. 2010..Emerging evidence suggests the existence of bidirectional links between sleep and relational processes in dyads, but to date, this research has been primarily cross sectional...
- Phase relationships between core body temperature, melatonin, and sleep are associated with depression severity: further evidence for circadian misalignment in non-seasonal depressionBrant P Hasler
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Psychiatry Res 178:205-7. 2010..Two markers of circadian misalignment correlated with depression severity in the depressed group...
- Circadian phase in sleep-disturbed adolescents with a history of substance abuse: a pilot studyBrant P Hasler
Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Behav Sleep Med 6:55-73. 2008..However, circadian phase and its relationship to sleep may have sleep and behavioral consequences...
- Zeitgeber hierarchy in humans: resetting the circadian phase positions of blind people using melatoninAlfred J Lewy
Sleep and Mood Disorders Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
Chronobiol Int 20:837-52. 2003....
- The role of beliefs and attitudes about sleep in seasonal and nonseasonal mood disorder, and nondepressed controlsKathryn A Roecklein
University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychology, 210 South Bouquet Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, United States
J Affect Disord 150:466-73. 2013....
- Evening-type military veterans report worse lifetime posttraumatic stress symptoms and greater brainstem activity across wakefulness and REM sleepBrant P Hasler
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Biol Psychol 94:255-62. 2013..Further investigations of the role of chronotype in PTSD are warranted. ..
- Should it matter when we record? Time of year and time of day as factors influencing frontal EEG asymmetryJamie R Velo
University of Arizona, Department of Psychology, PO Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
Biol Psychol 91:283-91. 2012....
- Low, but not high, doses of melatonin entrained a free-running blind person with a long circadian periodAlfred J Lewy
Department of Psychiatry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
Chronobiol Int 19:649-58. 2002..We now find that this person can be entrained to 0.5 mg of melatonin, but not to 20 mg. These results are consistent with the idea that too much melatonin may spill over onto the wrong zone of the melatonin phase-response curve...
- Affective synchrony in dual- and single-smoker couples: further evidence of "symptom-system fit"?Michael J Rohrbaugh
Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, PO Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Fam Process 48:55-67. 2009..Relationship-focused interventions addressing this fit between symptom and system may help smokers achieve stable cessation...
- Circadian clocks, brain function, and developmentEllen Frank
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1306:43-67. 2013..This model may lend insight into effective treatments for mood disorders and inform development of new interventions. ..
- Melanopsin gene variations interact with season to predict sleep onset and chronotypeKathryn A Roecklein
Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Chronobiol Int 29:1036-47. 2012..e., circadian, sleep, mood) as well as the etiology of disorders with seasonal patterns of recurrence or exacerbation...