Andrew Mathews

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inducing a benign interpretational bias reduces trait anxiety
    Andrew Mathews
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15, Chaucer Road, Cambridge, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:225-36. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpretation biases in social anxiety: response generation, response selection, and self-appraisals
    Jonathan D Huppert
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market St, Suite 600N, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1505-15. 2007
  3. pmc A cognitive model of pathological worry
    Colette R Hirsch
    King s College London, UK
    Behav Res Ther 50:636-46. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Positive interpretation training: effects of mental imagery versus verbal training on positive mood
    Emily A Holmes
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Behav Ther 37:237-47. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in the modulation of fear-related brain activation by attentional control
    Andrew Mathews
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1683-94. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Mental imagery and emotion: a special relationship?
    Emily A Holmes
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Emotion 5:489-97. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Take a closer look: emotion modifies the boundary extension effect
    Andrew Mathews
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, England
    Emotion 4:36-45. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Rapid acquisition of emotional information and attentional bias in anxious children
    Eamon P Fulcher
    School of Psychology, University of the West of England, Bristol, BS16 1QY, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:321-39. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive vulnerability to emotional disorders
    Andrew Mathews
    Medical Research Council, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:167-95. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Rumination and attention in major depression
    Catherine Donaldson
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Behav Res Ther 45:2664-78. 2007

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Inducing a benign interpretational bias reduces trait anxiety
    Andrew Mathews
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15, Chaucer Road, Cambridge, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:225-36. 2007
    ..These results confirm earlier findings that modifying interpretation biases produces congruent changes in emotional vulnerability, and suggest a possible role for similar training methods in controlling pathological anxiety...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpretation biases in social anxiety: response generation, response selection, and self-appraisals
    Jonathan D Huppert
    Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market St, Suite 600N, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1505-15. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in terms of a multi-stage processing model of interpretation biases...
  3. pmc A cognitive model of pathological worry
    Colette R Hirsch
    King s College London, UK
    Behav Res Ther 50:636-46. 2012
    ..After describing this model, we present evidence for each component process and for their causal role in pathological worry, together with implications for new directions in the treatment of pathological worry...
  4. ncbi request reprint Positive interpretation training: effects of mental imagery versus verbal training on positive mood
    Emily A Holmes
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Behav Ther 37:237-47. 2006
    ..This study also provides the first test of a standardized intervention using an "interpretive bias training" paradigm to improve positive mood...
  5. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in the modulation of fear-related brain activation by attentional control
    Andrew Mathews
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1683-94. 2004
    ..More critically, both differential activation and its modulation by attentional control are related to individual variations in emotional vulnerability, in a manner that conforms to predictions derived from existing theoretical accounts...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mental imagery and emotion: a special relationship?
    Emily A Holmes
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Emotion 5:489-97. 2005
    ..Results support the hypothesis of a special link between imagery and anxiety but leave open the question of whether this also applies to other emotions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Take a closer look: emotion modifies the boundary extension effect
    Andrew Mathews
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, England
    Emotion 4:36-45. 2004
    ..These findings are taken to be support for the view that attending to central aspects of emotionally arousing scenes can restrict the usual extended impression of surrounding space...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rapid acquisition of emotional information and attentional bias in anxious children
    Eamon P Fulcher
    School of Psychology, University of the West of England, Bristol, BS16 1QY, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:321-39. 2008
    ..These results indicate that associations between learning, attention and emotional information can be influenced by separation anxiety and maternal anxiety...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive vulnerability to emotional disorders
    Andrew Mathews
    Medical Research Council, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:167-95. 2005
    ..Beyond merely demonstrating the existence of biased processing, research is thus beginning to explore the cognitive causes of emotional vulnerability, and their modification...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rumination and attention in major depression
    Catherine Donaldson
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Behav Res Ther 45:2664-78. 2007
    ..Overall, the results showed that depression is associated with a strategic attentional bias towards negative information and that this bias is stronger in individuals who habitually ruminate...
  11. doi request reprint The causal effect of mental imagery on emotion assessed using picture-word cues
    Emily A Holmes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Emotion 8:395-409. 2008
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  12. pmc Anxiety and sensitivity to gaze direction in emotionally expressive faces
    Elaine Fox
    Department of Psychology, University of Essex, Colchester, Essex, England
    Emotion 7:478-86. 2007
    ..Thus, in anxiety-prone people attention is more likely to be held by an expression of anger, whereas attention is guided more potently by fearful facial expressions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Facilitating a benign interpretation bias in a high socially anxious population
    Rebecca Murphy
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Behav Res Ther 45:1517-29. 2007
    ..Possible implications of the findings for therapeutic interventions in social phobia are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Inducing an interpretation bias changes self-imagery: a preliminary investigation
    Colette R Hirsch
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Behav Res Ther 45:2173-81. 2007
    ..We suggest that this finding is consistent with the hypothesis that inferential biases and content of self-images can interact with each other and may together serve to maintain social anxiety...
  15. ncbi request reprint Self-images play a causal role in social phobia
    Colette R Hirsch
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Behav Res Ther 41:909-21. 2003
    ..Taken together, these results support the hypothesis that negative self-imagery has a causal role in maintaining social phobia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Induced biases in emotional interpretation influence stress vulnerability and endure despite changes in context
    Bundy Mackintosh
    Open University and MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Behav Ther 37:209-22. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint Enduring consequences of experimentally induced biases in interpretation
    Jenny Yiend
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, UK
    Behav Res Ther 43:779-97. 2005
    ..The findings encourage us to believe that induced biases may serve as a useful analogue to those observed clinically...
  18. ncbi request reprint On the malleability of emotional encoding
    Andrew Mathews
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit MRC CBU, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 2EF, UK
    Behav Res Ther 42:1019-36. 2004
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  19. ncbi request reprint Suppression of attentional bias in PTSD
    Joseph I Constans
    Mental Health Service, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112 1262, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:315-23. 2004
    ..Potential theoretical explanations of the findings are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Bigger than a breadbox? Attention to distractors may not enhance negative priming
    Bundy Mackintosh
    Department of Psychology, Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 28:1323-9. 2002
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