MATTHEW LIEBERMAN

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Why introverts can't always tell who likes them: multitasking and nonverbal decoding
    M D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:294-310. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Putting feelings into words: affect labeling disrupts amygdala activity in response to affective stimuli
    Matthew D Lieberman
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:421-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Principles, processes, and puzzles of social cognition: an introduction for the special issue on social cognitive neuroscience
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 28:745-56. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Attributional inference across cultures: similar automatic attributions and different controlled corrections
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, 90095 1563, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:889-901. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint An fMRI investigation of race-related amygdala activity in African-American and Caucasian-American individuals
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    Nat Neurosci 8:720-2. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based and intuition-based self-knowledge: an FMRI study
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 87:421-35. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Social cognitive neuroscience: a review of core processes
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 58:259-89. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The neural correlates of placebo effects: a disruption account
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Franz Hall, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 22:447-55. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint An event-related fMRI study of artificial grammar learning in a balanced chunk strength design
    Matthew D Lieberman
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:427-38. 2004
  10. pmc Subjective responses to emotional stimuli during labeling, reappraisal, and distraction
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Emotion 11:468-80. 2011

Research Grants

  1. ACC in Neuroticism and Social Cognition
    MATTHEW LIEBERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Neural Mechanisms Underlying Stress Reactivity
    MATTHEW LIEBERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Affect Labeling Expressive Writing and Emotion Regulation
    MATTHEW LIEBERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Affect Labeling Expressive Writing and Emotion Regulation
    Matthew Dylan Lieberman; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Why introverts can't always tell who likes them: multitasking and nonverbal decoding
    M D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:294-310. 2001
    ..42) but not with storage capacity (r = .04). These results are discussed in terms of arousal theories of extraversion and the role of catecholamines (dopamine and norepinephrine) in prefrontal function...
  2. ncbi request reprint Putting feelings into words: affect labeling disrupts amygdala activity in response to affective stimuli
    Matthew D Lieberman
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:421-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that affect labeling may diminish emotional reactivity along a pathway from RVLPFC to MPFC to the amygdala...
  3. ncbi request reprint Principles, processes, and puzzles of social cognition: an introduction for the special issue on social cognitive neuroscience
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 28:745-56. 2005
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  4. ncbi request reprint Attributional inference across cultures: similar automatic attributions and different controlled corrections
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, 90095 1563, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:889-901. 2005
    ..Studies 4 and 5 examined and ruled out alternative accounts. Results are discussed in terms of a situational causality heuristic present in EA individuals...
  5. ncbi request reprint An fMRI investigation of race-related amygdala activity in African-American and Caucasian-American individuals
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    Nat Neurosci 8:720-2. 2005
    ..Additionally, verbal encoding of African-American targets produced significantly less amygdala activity than perceptual encoding of African-American targets...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based and intuition-based self-knowledge: an FMRI study
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 87:421-35. 2004
    ..The affective and slow-changing nature of intuition-based self-knowledge is discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Social cognitive neuroscience: a review of core processes
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 58:259-89. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The neural correlates of placebo effects: a disruption account
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Franz Hall, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 22:447-55. 2004
    ..This is the first study to identify a neural pathway from a region of the brain associated with placebos and affective thought to a region closely linked to the placebo-related outcome of diminished pain unpleasantness...
  9. ncbi request reprint An event-related fMRI study of artificial grammar learning in a balanced chunk strength design
    Matthew D Lieberman
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:427-38. 2004
    ..Additionally, functional connectivity analyses revealed caudate and medial temporal lobe activations to be strongly negatively correlated (r= -.88) with one another during the performance of this task...
  10. pmc Subjective responses to emotional stimuli during labeling, reappraisal, and distraction
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Emotion 11:468-80. 2011
    ..This suggests that affect labeling tends to dampen affective responses in general, rather than specifically alleviating negative affect...
  11. pmc Type I and Type II error concerns in fMRI research: re-balancing the scale
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:423-8. 2009
    ..From this perspective, Type I errors are self-erasing because they will not replicate, thus allowing for more lenient thresholding to avoid Type II errors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Do amnesics exhibit cognitive dissonance reduction? The role of explicit memory and attention in attitude change
    M D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Psychol Sci 12:135-40. 2001
    ..Using a free-choice paradigm, we found that both amnesics and normal participants under cognitive load showed as much attitude change as did control participants...
  13. pmc Neural correlates of direct and reflected self-appraisals in adolescents and adults: when social perspective-taking informs self-perception
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    Child Dev 80:1016-38. 2009
    ..Activity in the medial fronto-parietal network was also enhanced when adolescents took the perspective of someone more relevant to a given domain...
  14. pmc The neural correlates of persuasion: a common network across cultures and media
    Emily B Falk
    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 22:2447-59. 2010
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  15. pmc Differences in cortical activity between methamphetamine-dependent and healthy individuals performing a facial affect matching task
    Doris E Payer
    Neuroscience Interdepartmental Program, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:93-102. 2008
    ..Together, the results point to cortical abnormalities that could underlie the socially inappropriate behaviors often shown by individuals who abuse MA...
  16. pmc "I know you are but what am I?!": neural bases of self- and social knowledge retrieval in children and adults
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:1323-37. 2007
    ..Only children activated the MPFC significantly above baseline during self-knowledge retrieval. Implications for social cognitive development and the processing functions performed by the MPFC are discussed...
  17. pmc Craving love? Enduring grief activates brain's reward center
    Mary Frances O'Connor
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California at Los Angeles, USA
    Neuroimage 42:969-72. 2008
    ..This study supports the hypothesis that attachment activates reward pathways. For those with CG, reminders of the deceased still activate neural reward activity, which may interfere with adapting to the loss in the present...
  18. pmc Neural correlates of affect processing and aggression in methamphetamine dependence
    Doris E Payer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:271-82. 2011
    ..Methamphetamine abuse is associated with high rates of aggression but few studies have addressed the contributing neurobiological factors...
  19. doi request reprint The lasting effect of words on feelings: words may facilitate exposure effects to threatening images
    Golnaz Tabibnia
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Emotion 8:307-17. 2008
    ..Thus, affective labels may help dampen emotional reactivity in both the short and long terms. Implications for exposure therapy and translational studies are discussed...
  20. doi request reprint Dissociable neural systems support retrieval of how and why action knowledge
    Robert P Spunt
    Department of Psychology, 1285 Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:1593-8. 2010
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  21. doi request reprint Neural bases of moderation of cortisol stress responses by psychosocial resources
    Shelley E Taylor
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:197-211. 2008
    ..Results suggest that psychosocial resources are associated with lower cortisol responses to stress by means of enhanced inhibition of threat responses during threat regulation, rather than by decreased sensitivity to threat...
  22. pmc Inhibitory spillover: intentional motor inhibition produces incidental limbic inhibition via right inferior frontal cortex
    Elliot T Berkman
    Psychology Department, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 47:705-12. 2009
    ..Given the absence of intentional affect regulation, these results suggest that intentional inhibition of a motor response dampens the amygdala activation coincident with affective stimuli to the extent that rIFC activation is higher...
  23. ncbi request reprint Watching social interactions produces dorsomedial prefrontal and medial parietal BOLD fMRI signal increases compared to a resting baseline
    Marco Iacoboni
    UCLA Brain Mapping Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuroimage 21:1167-73. 2004
    ....
  24. pmc Is there a genetic contribution to cultural differences? Collectivism, individualism and genetic markers of social sensitivity
    Baldwin M Way
    Department of Psychology, 1285 Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:203-11. 2010
    ..These results indicate that genetic variation may interact with ecological and social factors to influence psychocultural differences...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does rejection hurt? An FMRI study of social exclusion
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Science 302:290-2. 2003
    ..ACC changes mediated the RVPFC-distress correlation, suggesting that RVPFC regulates the distress of social exclusion by disrupting ACC activity...
  26. pmc Dispositional mindfulness and depressive symptomatology: correlations with limbic and self-referential neural activity during rest
    Baldwin M Way
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Emotion 10:12-24. 2010
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  27. pmc The face of rejection: rejection sensitivity moderates dorsal anterior cingulate activity to disapproving facial expressions
    Lisa J Burklund
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Neurosci 2:238-53. 2007
    ..Results also suggest that disapproving facial expressions convey a distinct type of threat and should be considered in future studies of socially threatening facial expressions...
  28. doi request reprint The sunny side of fairness: preference for fairness activates reward circuitry (and disregarding unfairness activates self-control circuitry)
    Golnaz Tabibnia
    The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1759, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:339-47. 2008
    ..This work provides evidence that fairness is hedonically valued and that tolerating unfair treatment for material gain involves a pattern of activation resembling suppression of negative affect...
  29. ncbi request reprint An experimental study of shared sensitivity to physical pain and social rejection
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pain 126:132-8. 2006
    ..These results provide additional support for the hypothesis that pain distress and social distress share neurocognitive substrates. Implications for clinical populations are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Neural responses to emotional stimuli are associated with childhood family stress
    Shelley E Taylor
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:296-301. 2006
    ..This study examined neural mechanisms underlying these consequences of "risky" families (RF) by exploring neural activity to tasks involving responses to emotional stimuli...
  31. ncbi request reprint Understanding genetic risk for aggression: clues from the brain's response to social exclusion
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, Los Angeles, California 90095 7076, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:1100-8. 2007
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  32. pmc Neural pathways link social support to attenuated neuroendocrine stress responses
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7076, USA
    Neuroimage 35:1601-12. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Personality from a controlled processing perspective: an fMRI study of neuroticism, extraversion, and self-consciousness
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 5:169-81. 2005
    ..74) than by self-reported neuroticism (r2 = .16), suggesting that neural reactivities may provide a more direct measure of personality than self-reports do...
  34. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of dispositional mindfulness during affect labeling
    J David Creswell
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:560-5. 2007
    ..Converging evidence from the mindfulness and neuroscience literature suggests that labeling affect may be one mechanism for these effects...
  35. ncbi request reprint An fMRI study of causal judgments
    Ajay B Satpute
    Department of Psychology, 1285 Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 22:1233-8. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that the evaluation of causal relations in semantic memory involves additional neural mechanisms relative to those required to evaluate associative relations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Fairness and cooperation are rewarding: evidence from social cognitive neuroscience
    Golnaz Tabibnia
    The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1759, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1118:90-101. 2007
    ..Other neuroimaging studies have similarly shown activation in reward regions in response to cooperative partners or cooperative play. Here, we review these findings and discuss the implications for organizational settings...
  37. ncbi request reprint Why rejection hurts: a common neural alarm system for physical and social pain
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:294-300. 2004
    ..We review evidence suggesting that the anterior cingulate cortex plays a key role in the physical-social pain overlap. We also suggest that the physical-social pain circuitry might share components of a broader neural alarm system...
  38. ncbi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging responses relate to differences in real-world social experience
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Emotion 7:745-54. 2007
    ..These findings complement previous work showing a dissociation between momentary and retrospective reports of affect and suggest that these processes rely on dissociable neural systems...
  39. pmc Gaining while giving: an fMRI study of the rewards of family assistance among white and Latino youth
    Eva H Telzer
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Neurosci 5:508-18. 2010
    ..These results suggest that family assistance may be guided, in part, by the personal rewards one attains from that assistance, and that this sense of reward may be modulated by cultural influences and prior family experiences...
  40. ncbi request reprint Integrating automatic and controlled processes into neurocognitive models of social cognition
    Ajay B Satpute
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Brain Res 1079:86-97. 2006
    ..This framework is considered to be a working model rather than a finished product. Finally, the utility of this model and its application to other social cognitive domains such as Theory of Mind are discussed...
  41. doi request reprint The neural correlates of implicit and explicit self-relevant processing
    Lian T Rameson
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 50:701-8. 2010
    ..We suggest that processing self-related material recruits similar neural networks regardless of whether the self-relevance is made explicit or not...
  42. ncbi request reprint The peculiar longevity of things not so bad
    Daniel T Gilbert
    Harvard University, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:14-9. 2004
    ..These errors of prediction are discussed as instances of a more general phenomenon known as the region-beta paradox...
  43. pmc Predicting persuasion-induced behavior change from the brain
    Emily B Falk
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychology, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 30:8421-4. 2010
    ..Additionally, this is the first functional magnetic resonance imaging study to demonstrate that a neural signal can predict complex real world behavior days in advance...
  44. pmc The neural basis of rationalization: cognitive dissonance reduction during decision-making
    Johanna M Jarcho
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:460-7. 2011
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  45. pmc Serotonin modulates behavioral reactions to unfairness
    Molly J Crockett
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EB, UK
    Science 320:1739. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that 5-HT plays a critical role in regulating emotion during social decision-making...

Research Grants5

  1. ACC in Neuroticism and Social Cognition
    MATTHEW LIEBERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Neural Mechanisms Underlying Stress Reactivity
    MATTHEW LIEBERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Supportive evidence will flesh out the neural mechanisms through which individual differences affect biological responses to stress and elucidate the risk factors for stress- related mental and physical health problems. ..
  3. Affect Labeling Expressive Writing and Emotion Regulation
    MATTHEW LIEBERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. Affect Labeling Expressive Writing and Emotion Regulation
    Matthew Dylan Lieberman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....