Yana Suchy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The relationship between motor programming and executive abilities: constructs measured by the Push-Turn-Taptap task from the Behavioral Dyscontrol Scale-Electronic Version
    Yana Suchy
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 29:648-59. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Facial and prosodic affect recognition among pedophilic and nonpedophilic criminal child molesters
    Yana Suchy
    University of Utah, Department of Psychology, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    Sex Abuse 21:93-110. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Instrumental activities of daily living among community-dwelling older adults: personality associations with self-report, performance, and awareness of functional difficulties
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 S 1530 E, Rm 502, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:542-50. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Aberrant cortico-subcortical functional connectivity among women with poor motor control: toward uncovering the substrate of hyperkinetic perseveration
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, USA Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 51:2130-41. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Confronting patients about insufficient effort: the impact on subsequent symptom validity and memory performance
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 26:1296-311. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Verbal and nonverbal fluency performance before and after seizure surgery
    Yana Suchy
    Cleveland DVA, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 25:190-200. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Executive functioning: overview, assessment, and research issues for non-neuropsychologists
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 S 1530 E, Rm 502, Salt Lake, UT, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:106-16. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Understanding design fluency: motor and executive contributions
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:26-37. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Instrumental activities of daily living among community-dwelling older adults: discrepancies between self-report and performance are mediated by cognitive reserve
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:92-100. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Practice effect and beyond: reaction to novelty as an independent predictor of cognitive decline among older adults
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0251, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 17:101-11. 2011

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint The relationship between motor programming and executive abilities: constructs measured by the Push-Turn-Taptap task from the Behavioral Dyscontrol Scale-Electronic Version
    Yana Suchy
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 29:648-59. 2007
    ..Additionally, task complexity, but not task novelty, accounted for the relationship between executive functioning and motor learning and motor control, but not motor planning...
  2. doi request reprint Facial and prosodic affect recognition among pedophilic and nonpedophilic criminal child molesters
    Yana Suchy
    University of Utah, Department of Psychology, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    Sex Abuse 21:93-110. 2009
    ..These findings are consistent with greater psychopathic tendencies among nonpedophilic molesters as well as with prior findings of smaller amygdala volume among child molesters...
  3. doi request reprint Instrumental activities of daily living among community-dwelling older adults: personality associations with self-report, performance, and awareness of functional difficulties
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 S 1530 E, Rm 502, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:542-50. 2010
    ..When unique personality associations with self-report and performance were examined, neuroticism and agreeableness, respectively, emerged as the strongest predictors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aberrant cortico-subcortical functional connectivity among women with poor motor control: toward uncovering the substrate of hyperkinetic perseveration
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, USA Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 51:2130-41. 2013
    ..e., in the absence of known neuropathology). The purpose of the present study was to examine anomalies in brain functioning associated with HKP tendencies in a non-injured brain...
  5. doi request reprint Confronting patients about insufficient effort: the impact on subsequent symptom validity and memory performance
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 26:1296-311. 2012
    ..This is the first study to provide empirical support for the effectiveness of intervention when patients exhibit inadequate effort on SVTs in clinical, non-forensic settings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Verbal and nonverbal fluency performance before and after seizure surgery
    Yana Suchy
    Cleveland DVA, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 25:190-200. 2003
    ..Controlling for postsurgical seizure outcome did not change the results, although continued seizures did have a deleterious effect on both FAS and RFFT, regardless of site of surgery...
  7. doi request reprint Executive functioning: overview, assessment, and research issues for non-neuropsychologists
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 S 1530 E, Rm 502, Salt Lake, UT, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:106-16. 2009
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  8. doi request reprint Understanding design fluency: motor and executive contributions
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:26-37. 2010
    ..These findings highlight the wisdom of interpreting the switching trial of the D-KEFS DF separately. Interestingly, cognitive flexibility did not contribute to performance on any of the three D-KEFS DF trials...
  9. doi request reprint Instrumental activities of daily living among community-dwelling older adults: discrepancies between self-report and performance are mediated by cognitive reserve
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:92-100. 2011
    ..Additionally, consistent with prior research, better IADL performances were associated with better cognition...
  10. doi request reprint Practice effect and beyond: reaction to novelty as an independent predictor of cognitive decline among older adults
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0251, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 17:101-11. 2011
    ..These findings highlight the differing contributions of NE and LRN to PE, and demonstrate that NE may be sensitive to depletion of cognitive reserve among individuals who are on the verge of exhibiting a reliable cognitive decline...
  11. doi request reprint Neurocognitive differences between pedophilic and nonpedophilic child molesters
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, 84112, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:248-57. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Behavioral Dyscontrol Scale-Electronic Version: first examination of reliability, validity, and incremental utility
    Yana Suchy
    University of Utah, Department of Psychology, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 19:4-26. 2005
    ..Overall, the results demonstrate the feasibility of converting the BDS into an electronic instrument and support continued research and development of this instrument...
  13. ncbi request reprint Behavioral Dyscontrol Scale deficits among traumatic brain injury patients, part II: Comparison to other measures of executive functioning
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 17:492-506. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that severity of injury may be an important moderator of tests' sensitivity to frontal lobe involvement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Validation of the behavioral dyscontrol scale-electronic version: sensitivity to subtle sequelae of mild traumatic brain injury
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, Utah Brain Institute University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0251, USA
    Brain Inj 21:69-80. 2007
    ..Both BDS-EV and BDS are comprised of three factors (motor programming, environmental independence, and fluid intelligence)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Forming, switching, and maintaining mental sets among psychopathic offenders during verbal and nonverbal tasks: another look at the left-hemisphere activation hypothesis
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0251, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:538-48. 2006
    ..Within those trials, most errors occurred when set-maintenance demands were the highest. No response latency differences between groups were found...
  16. ncbi request reprint State-dependent executive deficits among psychopathic offenders
    Yana Suchy
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0251, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:311-21. 2005
    ..These results offer an explanation for inconsistent findings of executive deficits among psychopaths...
  17. doi request reprint Functional architecture of the cortico-basal ganglia circuitry during motor task execution: correlations of strength of functional connectivity with neuropsychological task performance among female subjects
    William R Marchand
    George E Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1194-207. 2013
    ..Finally, output (thalamus to cortex) feedback was only correlated with motor planning. This result suggests circuit processes may be more relevant for future behaviors than the execution of the current task...
  18. doi request reprint Putamen coactivation during motor task execution
    William R Marchand
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 19 MIRECC, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    Neuroreport 19:957-60. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that the two corticostriatal circuits are functionally integrated. New circuit models based on functional connectivity may need to be developed...
  19. doi request reprint Aberrant functional connectivity of cortico-basal ganglia circuits in major depression
    William R Marchand
    George E Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Neurosci Lett 514:86-90. 2012
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  20. doi request reprint Executive functioning, motor programming, and functional independence: accounting for variance, people, and time
    Matthew L Kraybill
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 25:210-23. 2011
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  21. doi request reprint Evaluating the role of motor regulation in figural fluency: partialing variance in the Ruff Figural fluency test
    Matthew L Kraybill
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:903-12. 2008
    ..Consequently, the role of motor regulation and motor flexibility may in fact be more important for RFFT performance than previously thought, whereas visual-spatial processing may play a lesser role...
  22. doi request reprint Age-related changes of the functional architecture of the cortico-basal ganglia circuitry during motor task execution
    William R Marchand
    George E Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 500 Foothill, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Neuroimage 55:194-203. 2011
    ..Further, the methods employed will likely be useful for future studies aimed at disambiguating age-related versus illness progression changes associated with neuropsychiatric disorders that involve the cortico-basal ganglia circuitry...
  23. doi request reprint The Push-Turn-Taptap task outperforms measures of executive functioning in predicting declines in functionality: evidence-based approach to test validation
    Matthew L Kraybill
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 27:238-55. 2013
    ..The PTT tasks may provide a particularly advantageous method of predicting future changes in everyday functioning in older adults...
  24. doi request reprint Psychopathy among pedophilic and nonpedophilic child molesters
    Donald S Strassberg
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 S 1530 E, Room 502, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 36:379-82. 2012
    ..Among men who commit sexual offenses against children, at least 2 distinct groups can be identified on the basis of the age of the primary targets of their sexual interest; pedophiles and nonpedophiles...
  25. ncbi request reprint Facial affect recognition in criminal psychopaths
    David S Kosson
    Department of Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
    Emotion 2:398-411. 2002
    ..These findings demonstrate that psychopaths exhibit specific deficits in nonverbal emotional processing...
  26. doi request reprint Individual differences in executive functioning: implications for stress regulation
    Paula G Williams
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 S 1530 E, Room 502, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:126-40. 2009
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  27. ncbi request reprint Intact emotion facilitation for nonsocial stimuli in autism: is amygdala impairment in autism specific for social information?
    Mikle South
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:42-54. 2008
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  28. doi request reprint Understanding processing speed weaknesses among pedophilic child molesters: response style vs. neuropathology
    Yana Suchy
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah
    J Abnorm Psychol 123:273-85. 2014
    ..These results are consistent with Cantor et al.'s (2008) work identifying white matter abnormalities among PEDs and provide further support for a neurodevelopmental etiology of pedophilia...
  29. ncbi request reprint Behavioral Dyscontrol Scale deficits among traumatic brain injury patients, part I: Validation with nongeriatric patients
    Brian Leahy
    Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 17:474-91. 2003
    ..Receiver Operating Characteristic curves demonstrated sensitivity and specificity rates that ranged from 60% to 100% for clinically meaningful cutting scores...