Seth Pollak

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Early experience is associated with the development of categorical representations for facial expressions of emotion
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology and Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:9072-6. 2002
  2. pmc Sentence comprehension in postinstitutionalized school-age children
    Chantal Desmarais
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 55:45-54. 2012
  3. pmc Development of perceptual expertise in emotion recognition
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology and Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Cognition 110:242-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Physically abused children's regulation of attention in response to hostility
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI 53706 1696, USA
    Child Dev 76:968-77. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric asymmetries in children's perception of nonlinguistic human affective sounds
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    Dev Sci 7:10-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of early experience on children's recognition of facial displays of emotion
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    Dev Psychol 38:784-91. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Experience-dependent affective learning and risk for psychopathology in children
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706 8190, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:102-11. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Selective attention to facial emotion in physically abused children
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:323-38. 2003
  9. pmc Emotion understanding in postinstitutionalized Eastern European children
    Alison B Wismer Fries
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, 53706 8190, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 16:355-69. 2004
  10. pmc Neurodevelopmental effects of early deprivation in postinstitutionalized children
    Seth D Pollak
    University of Wisconsin, USA
    Child Dev 81:224-36. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    SETH DAVID POLLAK; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. NeuroBehavioral Correlates of Early Deprivation
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Emotion Processing:Risk for Psychopathology in Children
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2005
  7. Emotion Processing - Neuroendocrine Supplement
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2005
  8. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    SETH DAVID POLLAK; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Early experience is associated with the development of categorical representations for facial expressions of emotion
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology and Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:9072-6. 2002
    ..This study suggests that affective experiences can influence perceptual representations of basic emotions...
  2. pmc Sentence comprehension in postinstitutionalized school-age children
    Chantal Desmarais
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 55:45-54. 2012
    ..They hypothesized that PI children would perform below clinical threshold on tasks of sentence comprehension and that poor sentence comprehension would be associated with poor performance in working memory...
  3. pmc Development of perceptual expertise in emotion recognition
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology and Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Cognition 110:242-7. 2009
    ..The speed of children's recognition was associated with the degree of anger/hostility reported by the child's parent. These data highlight the ways in which perceptual learning can shape the timing of emotion perception...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physically abused children's regulation of attention in response to hostility
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI 53706 1696, USA
    Child Dev 76:968-77. 2005
    ..These data suggest that the emergence of anger leads to increases in anticipatory monitoring of the environment among children with histories of abuse. Results are discussed in terms of risk factors in the development of psychopathology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hemispheric asymmetries in children's perception of nonlinguistic human affective sounds
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    Dev Sci 7:10-8. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of early experience on children's recognition of facial displays of emotion
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    Dev Psychol 38:784-91. 2002
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of experiential processes in perceptual learning...
  7. ncbi request reprint Experience-dependent affective learning and risk for psychopathology in children
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706 8190, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:102-11. 2003
    ..Therefore, plasticity confers risk for maladaptation in that children's learning will be based upon these prominent features of the environment, however aberrant...
  8. ncbi request reprint Selective attention to facial emotion in physically abused children
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706 1696, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:323-38. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the influence of early adverse experience on children's selective attention to threat-related signals as a mechanism in the development of psychopathology...
  9. pmc Emotion understanding in postinstitutionalized Eastern European children
    Alison B Wismer Fries
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, 53706 8190, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 16:355-69. 2004
    ..These results are discussed in terms of the importance of emotional input early in life on later developmental organization...
  10. pmc Neurodevelopmental effects of early deprivation in postinstitutionalized children
    Seth D Pollak
    University of Wisconsin, USA
    Child Dev 81:224-36. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that specific aspects of brain-behavioral circuitry may be particularly vulnerable to postnatal experience...
  11. pmc Sensory processing in internationally adopted, post-institutionalized children
    Julia Wilbarger
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53706, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1105-14. 2010
    ..g., cerebral palsy, fetal alcohol syndrome, Down's syndrome). Sensory processing was evaluated with a commonly used parent-report measure and a laboratory assessment...
  12. pmc Dog is a dog is a dog: infant rule learning is not specific to language
    Jenny R Saffran
    Department of Psychology and Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Cognition 105:669-80. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that rule learning of this type is not specific to language acquisition...
  13. ncbi request reprint Early adversity and mechanisms of plasticity: integrating affective neuroscience with developmental approaches to psychopathology
    Seth D Pollak
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 53706 8190, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:735-52. 2005
    ..Here, we consider two general principles that can guide understanding of plasticity in the neural circuitry of emotion systems and the development of psychopathology...
  14. pmc Neuroendocrine dysregulation following early social deprivation in children
    Alison B Wismer Fries
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, Department of Psychology, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 50:588-99. 2008
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  15. ncbi request reprint Experiential influences on multimodal perception of emotion
    Jessica E Shackman
    University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Child Dev 76:1116-26. 2005
    ..These results are discussed in terms of the impact of both typical and atypical early experiences on the development of emotion perception...
  16. pmc Early stress is associated with alterations in the orbitofrontal cortex: a tensor-based morphometry investigation of brain structure and behavioral risk
    Jamie L Hanson
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Neurosci 30:7466-72. 2010
    ..These data suggest a biological mechanism linking early social learning to later behavioral outcomes...
  17. pmc Social vocalizations can release oxytocin in humans
    Leslie J Seltzer
    Departmentsof Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:2661-6. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that vocalizations may be as important as touch to the neuroendocrine regulation of social bonding in our species...
  18. pmc Early experience in humans is associated with changes in neuropeptides critical for regulating social behavior
    Alison B Wismer Fries
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706 1696, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:17237-40. 2005
    ..The present findings are consistent with the view that there is a critical role for early experience in the development of the brain systems underlying basic aspects of human social behavior...
  19. pmc Cerebellar volume and cognitive functioning in children who experienced early deprivation
    Patrick M Bauer
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:1100-6. 2009
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the role of early environmental deprivation in the maturation of the cerebellum and aspects of cognitive development...
  20. ncbi request reprint Physical abuse amplifies attention to threat and increases anxiety in children
    Jessica E Shackman
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Emotion 7:838-52. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that extreme emotional experiences may promote vulnerability for anxiety by influencing the development of attention regulation abilities...
  21. pmc Early childhood stress is associated with elevated antibody levels to herpes simplex virus type 1
    Elizabeth A Shirtcliff
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, 2006 Geology Psychology Building, New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:2963-7. 2009
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  22. pmc Hormonal reactivity to MRI scanning in adolescents
    Erin M Eatough
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Waisman Center, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:1242-6. 2009
    ....

Research Grants18

  1. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    SETH DAVID POLLAK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Each of these foci holds tremendous promise for advancement of knowledge and application to improvement of public health. ..
  2. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Each of these foci holds tremendous promise for advancement of knowledge and application to improvement of public health. ..
  3. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Each of these foci holds tremendous promise for advancement of knowledge and application to improvement of public health. ..
  4. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Each of these foci holds tremendous promise for advancement of knowledge and application to improvement of public health. ..
  5. NeuroBehavioral Correlates of Early Deprivation
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. Emotion Processing:Risk for Psychopathology in Children
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  7. Emotion Processing - Neuroendocrine Supplement
    Seth Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our general aim is to shed new light on the ways in which early traumatic experience may continue to compromise biobehavioral development, while also highlighting processes that are likely candidates for intervention/remediation. ..
  8. Emotion processing: Risk for psychopathology
    SETH DAVID POLLAK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Each of these foci holds tremendous promise for advancement of knowledge and application to improvement of public health. ..