Melissa J Green

Summary

Affiliation: Macquarie University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Visual scanpaths and facial affect recognition in delusion-prone individuals: Increased sensitivity to threat?
    Melissa J Green
    University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 8:19-41. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Visual scanpaths to threat-related faces in deluded schizophrenia
    Melissa J Green
    Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW 2006, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 119:271-85. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Social threat perception and the evolution of paranoia
    Melissa J Green
    Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science, Division of Linguistics and Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, 2109, Australia
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 28:333-42. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Emotion dysregulation and schizotypy
    Julie D Henry
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia
    Psychiatry Res 166:116-24. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Remediation of facial emotion perception in schizophrenia: concomitant changes in visual attention
    Tamara A Russell
    Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, 2109, Australia
    Schizophr Res 103:248-56. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Emotion dysregulation in schizophrenia: reduced amplification of emotional expression is associated with emotional blunting
    Julie D Henry
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia
    Schizophr Res 95:197-204. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Hospital admission for infection during early childhood influences developmental vulnerabilities at age 5 years
    Maina Kariuki
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 52:882-8. 2016
  8. pmc Shared intermediate phenotypes for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: neuroanatomical features of subtypes distinguished by executive dysfunction
    Alana M Shepherd
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW, Australia, and Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney NSW, Australia
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 40:58-68. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Network dysfunction of emotional and cognitive processes in those at genetic risk of bipolar disorder
    Michael Breakspear
    1 QIMR Berghofer, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 2 Metro North Mental Health Service, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 3 School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Brain 138:3427-39. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Do common genotypes of FK506 binding protein 5 (FKBP5) moderate the effects of childhood maltreatment on cognition in schizophrenia and healthy controls?
    Melissa J Green
    School of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia Schizophrenia Research Institute, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 70:9-17. 2015

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Visual scanpaths and facial affect recognition in delusion-prone individuals: Increased sensitivity to threat?
    Melissa J Green
    University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 8:19-41. 2003
    ..Using visual scanpaths as a measure of directed attention, we investigated whether delusion-prone individuals would exhibit reduced visual appraisal, and impaired recognition accuracy, for threat-related facial expressions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Visual scanpaths to threat-related faces in deluded schizophrenia
    Melissa J Green
    Cognitive Neuroscience Unit, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW 2006, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 119:271-85. 2003
    ..This controlled bias away from negative social stimuli in deluded schizophrenia is discussed in terms of an attentional style of 'vigilance-avoidance' operating across early and late stages of information processing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Social threat perception and the evolution of paranoia
    Melissa J Green
    Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science, Division of Linguistics and Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, 2109, Australia
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 28:333-42. 2004
    ..As such, clinical levels of paranoia may represent the inevitable cost of efficient threat perception--or 'justified' suspicion--that is necessary for survival of the human species...
  4. doi request reprint Emotion dysregulation and schizotypy
    Julie D Henry
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia
    Psychiatry Res 166:116-24. 2009
    ..Implications for understanding blunted affect in schizophrenia and related disorders are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Remediation of facial emotion perception in schizophrenia: concomitant changes in visual attention
    Tamara A Russell
    Macquarie Centre for Cognitive Science, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, 2109, Australia
    Schizophr Res 103:248-56. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Emotion dysregulation in schizophrenia: reduced amplification of emotional expression is associated with emotional blunting
    Julie D Henry
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia
    Schizophr Res 95:197-204. 2007
    ..These difficulties are significantly correlated with total negative symptoms experienced, particularly emotional blunting...
  7. doi request reprint Hospital admission for infection during early childhood influences developmental vulnerabilities at age 5 years
    Maina Kariuki
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 52:882-8. 2016
    ..This study aimed to examine the effects of hospitalisation for early life infection on early childhood development...
  8. pmc Shared intermediate phenotypes for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: neuroanatomical features of subtypes distinguished by executive dysfunction
    Alana M Shepherd
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW, Australia, and Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney NSW, Australia
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 40:58-68. 2015
    ..In view of the evidence for working memory dysfunction as a candidate intermediate phenotype for both disorders, we explored neuroanatomical distinctions between subtypes defined according to working memory (n-back task) performance...
  9. doi request reprint Network dysfunction of emotional and cognitive processes in those at genetic risk of bipolar disorder
    Michael Breakspear
    1 QIMR Berghofer, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 2 Metro North Mental Health Service, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 3 School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Brain 138:3427-39. 2015
    ..We thus establish a specific network disturbance suggesting dysfunction in the processes that support hierarchical relationships between emotion and cognitive control in those at high genetic risk for bipolar disorder. ..
  10. doi request reprint Do common genotypes of FK506 binding protein 5 (FKBP5) moderate the effects of childhood maltreatment on cognition in schizophrenia and healthy controls?
    Melissa J Green
    School of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia Schizophrenia Research Institute, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 70:9-17. 2015
    ..Study of these processes may be particularly informative in subgroups exposed to various other forms of early life adversity (i.e., birth complications, immigration). ..
  11. doi request reprint Facial affect recognition and schizotypal personality characteristics
    Gavin R Abbott
    School of Psychology, Deakin University, Melbourne School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 7:58-63. 2013
    ..The present study therefore sought to investigate relationships between facial emotion recognition and the different aspects of schizotypy...
  12. doi request reprint Altered neural signaling and immune pathways in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of schizophrenia patients with cognitive impairment: A transcriptome analysis
    Jing Qin Wu
    School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney, Australia Centre for Translational Neuroscience and Mental Health, Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW 2305, Australia
    Brain Behav Immun 53:194-206. 2016
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  13. doi request reprint Diurnal cortisol variation and cortisol response to an MRI stressor in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Leah Girshkin
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia Neuroscience Research Australia, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 67:61-9. 2016
    ..These results suggest that cortisol responses may normalize with medication (in SZ) and longer illness duration (in BD), in line with findings of aberrant cortisol levels in the early stages of psychotic disorders. ..
  14. doi request reprint Task-related fronto-striatal functional connectivity during working memory performance in schizophrenia
    Yann Quidé
    Schizophrenia Research Institute, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Schizophr Res 150:468-75. 2013
    ..Results suggest a critical dysfunction of cortico-striatal connectivity underpinning information retrieval for SZ patients during WM performance. ..
  15. pmc Common or distinct pathways to psychosis? A systematic review of evidence from prospective studies for developmental risk factors and antecedents of the schizophrenia spectrum disorders and affective psychoses
    Kristin R Laurens
    Research Unit for Schizophrenia Epidemiology, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 15:205. 2015
    ..This systematic review synthesises the available evidence concerning developmental risk factors and antecedents of SSD and AP to identify those with the most robust support, and to highlight remaining evidence gaps...
  16. doi request reprint Systematic meta-analysis of insula volume in schizophrenia
    Alana M Shepherd
    University of New South Wales Research Unit for Schizophrenia Epidemiology, School of Psychiatry, Sydney, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 72:775-84. 2012
    ..We provide the first meta-analysis of studies that conducted region-of-interest analyses of the magnitude of effect and pattern of insula volume reduction in schizophrenia compared with healthy control subjects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Emotion perception in schizophrenia: an eye movement study comparing the effectiveness of risperidone vs. haloperidol
    Leanne M Williams
    School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 120:13-27. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of childhood trauma on working memory in affective and non-affective psychotic disorders
    Yann Quidé
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Brain Imaging Behav . 2016
    ..Childhood trauma may therefore contribute to alterations in attention in SCZ and BD while performing an n-back working memory task...
  19. pmc Multivariate neuroanatomical classification of cognitive subtypes in schizophrenia: a support vector machine learning approach
    Ian C Gould
    Schizophrenia Research Institute, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Neuroimage Clin 6:229-36. 2014
    ..Consideration of sex-specific differences in brain organization is thus likely to assist future attempts to distinguish subgroups of schizophrenia patients on the basis of neuroanatomical features. ..
  20. doi request reprint Reduced inferior frontal gyrus activation during response inhibition to emotional stimuli in youth at high risk of bipolar disorder
    Gloria Roberts
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 74:55-61. 2013
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  21. doi request reprint Systematic meta-review and quality assessment of the structural brain alterations in schizophrenia
    Alana M Shepherd
    University of New South Wales Research Unit for Schizophrenia Epidemiology, O Brien Centre at St Vincent s Hospital, 394 404 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 36:1342-56. 2012
    ..This meta-review synthesises the available information from systematic reviews of structural alteration in both chronic and first-episode schizophrenia...
  22. doi request reprint Preliminary evidence of an interaction between the FOXP2 gene and childhood emotional abuse predicting likelihood of auditory verbal hallucinations in schizophrenia
    Simon McCarthy-Jones
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, Department of Cognitive Science, Macquarie University, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 50:66-72. 2014
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  23. pmc New South Wales Child Development Study (NSW-CDS): an Australian multiagency, multigenerational, longitudinal record linkage study
    Vaughan J Carr
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Schizophrenia Research Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Department of Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMJ Open 6:e009023. 2016
    ..The research will assist in informing the development of public policy and intervention guidelines to help prevent or mitigate adverse long-term health and social outcomes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Selective attention to threatening faces in delusion-prone individuals
    Deborah Arguedas
    Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 11:557-75. 2006
    ..The present study examined which of these processes operate in nonclinical delusion-prone individuals...
  25. ncbi request reprint Do cognitive deficits in juvenile bipolar disorder persist into adulthood?
    Catherine M Cahill
    Academic Discipline of Psychological Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:891-6. 2007
    ..Precise knowledge about when, how, and why these deficits appear requires future research of prodromal changes in neurocognition in childhood and adolescent bipolar disorder...
  26. pmc DNA methylation in peripheral tissue of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: a systematic review
    Nina Teroganova
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    BMC Genet 17:27. 2016
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  27. doi request reprint Stress, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Melissa J Green
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 18:217-35. 2014
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  28. doi request reprint Transcranial direct current stimulation to enhance cognition in euthymic bipolar disorder
    Donel M Martin
    School of Psychiatry, Black Dog Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Bipolar Disord 17:849-58. 2015
    ..To investigate the use of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) for enhancing working memory and sustained attention in euthymic patients with bipolar disorder...
  29. doi request reprint Morning cortisol levels in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: a meta-analysis
    Leah Girshkin
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia Schizophrenia Research Institute, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia Neuroscience Research Australia, Randwick, NSW, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 49:187-206. 2014
    ..Heightened levels of morning cortisol in SZ and BD suggest long-term pathology of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis that may reflect a shared process of illness development in line with current stress-vulnerability models. ..
  30. doi request reprint Comparing algorithms for deriving psychosis diagnoses from longitudinal administrative clinical records
    Grant Sara
    Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office, NSW Ministry of Health, Sydney, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1729-37. 2014
    ..We sought to compare the relative performance of four methods for assigning a single diagnosis from longitudinal administrative clinical records when compared with reference diagnoses...
  31. doi request reprint Corticostriatal control of goal-directed action is impaired in schizophrenia
    Richard W Morris
    Brain and Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney, Camperdown Schizophrenia Research Institute, Darlinghurst, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 77:187-95. 2015
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  32. doi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) genotype moderates the effects of childhood trauma on cognition and symptoms in schizophrenia
    Melissa J Green
    School of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia Schizophrenia Research Institute, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 49:43-50. 2014
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  33. doi request reprint Emotion regulation in schizophrenia: affective, social, and clinical correlates of suppression and reappraisal
    Julie D Henry
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:473-8. 2008
    ..Implications for understanding blunted affect and social dysfunction in schizophrenia are discussed...
  34. pmc Visual processing of social context during mental state perception in schizophrenia
    Melissa J Green
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 33:34-42. 2008
    ..To examine schizophrenia patients' visual attention to social contextual information during a novel mental state perception task...
  35. ncbi request reprint The cognitive and neurophysiological basis of emotion dysregulation in bipolar disorder
    Melissa J Green
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2031, Australia
    J Affect Disord 103:29-42. 2007
    ..This network is critical for emotion regulation...
  36. ncbi request reprint A social cognitive approach to emotional intensity judgment deficits in schizophrenia
    E Serap Monkul
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Schizophr Res 94:245-52. 2007
    ..These results suggest that patients with schizophrenia differ from healthy subjects in both their ability to rate emotional intensity and the influence of contextual adjustment upon such ratings...