Eva H Telzer
Affiliation: University of California
- Daily family assistance and the psychological well-being of adolescents from Latin American, Asian, and European backgroundsEva H Telzer
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
Dev Psychol 45:1177-89. 2009..These results suggest that family assistance serves as a meaningful activity in adolescents' lives by creating a sense of connection to the family...
- A longitudinal daily diary study of family assistance and academic achievement among adolescents from Mexican, Chinese, and European backgroundsEva H Telzer
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1563, USA
J Youth Adolesc 38:560-71. 2009..These results suggest that the chronicity rather than the amount of family assistance may be difficult for adolescents from Mexican and Chinese backgrounds...
- Relationship between trait anxiety, prefrontal cortex, and attention bias to angry faces in children and adolescentsEva H Telzer
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Biol Psychol 79:216-22. 2008..e. angry-incongruent versus angry-congruent trials). Trait anxiety was also positively associated with right ventrolateral PFC activation on trials with face stimuli (vesus baseline), irrespective of their emotional content...
- Neural regions associated with self control and mentalizing are recruited during prosocial behaviors towards the familyEva H Telzer
Department of Psychology, University of California, LA, USA
Neuroimage 58:242-9. 2011..These findings suggest that prosocial behavior may require both social cognition and deliberate effort, and the application of these processes may result in greater positive reinforcement during prosocial behavior...
- Gaining while giving: an fMRI study of the rewards of family assistance among white and Latino youthEva 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...
- A developmental shift from positive to negative connectivity in human amygdala-prefrontal circuitryDylan G Gee
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
J Neurosci 33:4584-93. 2013....
- Amygdala and ventrolateral prefrontal cortex activation to masked angry faces in children and adolescents with generalized anxiety disorderChristopher S Monk
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:568-76. 2008..Disturbed interactions between these structures may underlie pediatric anxiety. To date, no study has selectively examined responses to briefly presented threats in GAD or in pediatric anxiety...
- Daily family assistance and inflammation among adolescents from Latin American and European backgroundsAndrew J Fuligni
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Brain Behav Immun 23:803-9. 2009..Additional work should explore the family context that drives high levels of assistance among adolescents, as well as the variety of ways adolescents may derive meaning from this activity...
- Indiscriminate amygdala response to mothers and strangers after early maternal deprivationAviva K Olsavsky
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Electronic address
Biol Psychiatry 74:853-60. 2013..We hypothesized that maternal deprivation would be associated with reduced amygdala discrimination between mothers and strangers and increased parent report of indiscriminate friendliness behaviors...
- Early developmental emergence of human amygdala-prefrontal connectivity after maternal deprivationDylan G Gee
Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Services, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:15638-43. 2013..These findings suggest that accelerated amygdala-mPFC development is an ontogenetic adaptation in response to early adversity. ..
- Early experience shapes amygdala sensitivity to race: an international adoption designEva H Telzer
Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
J Neurosci 33:13484-8. 2013..These data demonstrate how early social deprivation to race shapes amygdala function later in life and provides support that early postnatal development may represent a sensitive period for race perception. ..
- Meaningful family relationships: neurocognitive buffers of adolescent risk takingEva H Telzer
Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, 603 East Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 25:374-87. 2013..Thus, family obligation may decrease reward sensitivity and enhance cognitive control, thereby reducing risk-taking behaviors...
- Continuity and discontinuity in perceptions of family relationships from adolescence to young adulthoodKim M Tsai
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
Child Dev 84:471-84. 2013..Results suggest that the transition to adulthood is a period of significant transformation in family relationships...
- Amygdala and nucleus accumbens activation to emotional facial expressions in children and adolescents at risk for major depressionChristopher S Monk
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Am J Psychiatry 165:90-8. 2008..This study compares amygdala and nucleus accumbens activation in children and adolescents at high and low risk for major depression under varying attentional and emotional conditions...
- The effects of poor quality sleep on brain function and risk taking in adolescenceEva H Telzer
Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, USA
Neuroimage 71:275-83. 2013..Collectively, these results suggest that poor sleep may exaggerate the normative imbalance between affective and cognitive control systems, leading to greater risk-taking in adolescents...
- Time spent with friends in adolescence relates to less neural sensitivity to later peer rejectionCarrie L Masten
Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, 267 Cousteau Place, Davis, CA 95618, USA
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:106-14. 2012..These findings are consistent with the notion that positive relationships during adolescence may relate to individuals being less sensitive to negative social experiences later on...
- Antagonistic pleiotropy at the human IL6 promoter confers genetic resilience to the pro-inflammatory effects of adverse social conditions in adolescenceSteven W Cole
Department of Medicine, Norman Cousins Center, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Dev Psychol 47:1173-80. 2011....
- An FMRI investigation of attributing negative social treatment to racial discriminationCarrie L Masten
University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 23:1042-51. 2011..The potential negative impact that frequent negative social treatment and discrimination-related distress regulation might have on individuals' long-term mental and physical health is discussed...
- A preliminary study of daily interpersonal stress and C-reactive protein levels among adolescents from Latin American and European backgroundsAndrew J Fuligni
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Box 62, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Psychosom Med 71:329-33. 2009..To examine the association between the experience of daily interpersonal stress and levels of C-reactive protein (CRP), an inflammatory marker that is a key indicator of cardiovascular risk, during the teenage years...
- Neural mechanisms of impulse control in sexually risky adolescentsDiane Goldenberg
Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Dev Cogn Neurosci 6:23-9. 2013..These results suggest that diminished engagement of impulse control circuitry may contribute to sexual riskiness in adolescents. ..
- Amygdala response to motherNim Tottenham
University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychology, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Dev Sci 15:307-19. 2012..These results suggest that mother-induced behaviors are enacted by maternal influence on amygdala-cortical circuitry during childhood and adolescence...