Affiliation: University of Groningen
Country: The Netherlands
- A pictorial version of the Extrinsic Affective Simon Task: sensitivity to generally affective and phobia-relevant stimuli in high and low spider fearful individualsJorg Huijding
Clinical and Developmental Psychology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Exp Psychol 52:289-95. 2005..The pictorial EAST was sensitive to normatively valenced stimuli, tended to differentiate between high and low fearful individuals with respect to spider pictures, and showed independent predictive validity for avoidance behavior...
- Implicit and explicit attitudes toward smoking in a smoking and a nonsmoking settingJorg Huijding
Department of Clinical and Developmental Psychology, University of Groningen, Grote Kruisstraat 2 1, 9712 TS Groningen, The Netherlands
Addict Behav 30:949-61. 2005..In both settings, negative attitudes emerged, suggesting that global (implicit) attitudes may be a moderating rather than a driving factor in smoking behavior...
- Automatic associations with the sensory aspects of smoking: positive in habitual smokers but negative in non-smokersJorg Huijding
Department of Clinical and Developmental Psychology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Addict Behav 31:182-6. 2006..Together these findings are consistent with the idea that positive (automatic) attitudes are involved in smoking behavior and support the view that direct and indirect measures tap different cognitive motivational systems...
- Specific predictive power of automatic spider-related affective associations for controllable and uncontrollable fear responses toward spidersJorg Huijding
Department of Clinical and Developmental Psychology, University of Groningen, P O Box 800, NL 9700 AV, The Netherlands
Behav Res Ther 44:161-76. 2006..These results suggest that indirect measures of automatic associations may have specific predictive power for automatic fear responses...
- Using the Extrinsic Affective Simon Test as a measure of implicit attitudes towards alcohol: relationship with drinking behavior and alcohol problemsPeter J de Jong
University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Addict Behav 32:881-7. 2007..Importantly, positive automatic alcohol associations predicted unique variance of alcohol (mis)use and was the single best predictor of individuals' alcohol problems, underlining the idea that they do play a role in alcohol (mis)use...
- Automatic affective appraisal of sexual penetration stimuli in women with vaginismus or dyspareuniaJorg Huijding
University of Groningen, Department of Clinical Psychology and Experimental Psychopathology, Groningen, The Netherlands
J Sex Med 8:806-13. 2011....
- Training children to approach or avoid novel animals: effects on self-reported attitudes and fear beliefs and information-seeking behaviorsJorg Huijding
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, The Netherlands
Behav Res Ther 49:606-13. 2011....
- Spider fear and covariation bias in children and adolescentsPeter Muris
Institute of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, Suite T13 37, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Behav Res Ther 45:2604-15. 2007..Further developmental analyses indicated that this type of cognitive bias seems to be more consistently present among adolescents than among children...
- A dirty animal is a scary animal! Effects of disgust-related information on fear beliefs in childrenPeter Muris
Institute of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Behav Res Ther 46:137-44. 2008..The other way around, cleanliness-related information decreased levels of disgust and resulted in lower levels of fear. The implications for the role of disgust in the development of animal fear are briefly discussed...
- Beyond fear and disgust: the role of (automatic) contamination-related associations in spider phobiaJorg Huijding
Institute of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Woudestein, T13 30, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:200-11. 2007....
- Does disgust enhance eating disorder symptoms?Birgit Mayer
Institute of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The
Eat Behav 9:124-7. 2008..Furthermore, they did not display a decreased explicit or implicit preference for high-caloric food. Thus, in the present study no indication for a causal relation between disgust and eating disorder symptoms in young females was found...
- Vulnerability associations and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder in soldiers deployed to IraqIris M Engelhard
Clinical and Health Psychology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
Behav Res Ther 45:2317-25. 2007..This was no longer the case after controlling for neuroticism. The results suggest that strong implicit associations between the self and vulnerability are a consequence rather than a cause of PTSD symptoms...