John J B Allen

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Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiac Vagal Tone, defensiveness, and motivational style
    Hallam L Movius
    Department of Psychology, Cognitive Science and Neuroscience, University of Arizona, P O Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 68:147-62. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The many metrics of cardiac chronotropy: a pragmatic primer and a brief comparison of metrics
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:243-62. 2007
  3. pmc Social stress reactivity alters reward and punishment learning
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:311-20. 2011
  4. pmc Resting frontal EEG asymmetry as an endophenotype for depression risk: sex-specific patterns of frontal brain asymmetry
    Jennifer L Stewart
    Department of Psychology, University of rizona, 1503 East University Avenue, Room 312, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:502-12. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Neurophysiological evidence for the influence of past experience on figure-ground perception
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Vis 10:5.1-21. 2010
  6. pmc The role of devaluing and discounting in performance monitoring: a neurophysiological study of minorities under threat
    Chad E Forbes
    University of Arizona, Department of Psychology, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:253-61. 2008
  7. pmc Altered cingulate sub-region activation accounts for task-related dissociation in ERN amplitude as a function of obsessive-compulsive symptoms
    James F Cavanagh
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:2098-109. 2010
  8. pmc Sex differences in cardiac vagal control in a depressed sample: implications for differential cardiovascular mortality
    Andrea S Chambers
    University of Arizona, Cognitive Science, and Neuroscience, 1503 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    Biol Psychol 75:32-6. 2007
  9. pmc Prelude to and resolution of an error: EEG phase synchrony reveals cognitive control dynamics during action monitoring
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    J Neurosci 29:98-105. 2009
  10. pmc The oft-neglected role of parietal EEG asymmetry and risk for major depressive disorder
    Jennifer L Stewart
    Psychology Department, University of Arizona, Tuscon, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 48:82-95. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiac Vagal Tone, defensiveness, and motivational style
    Hallam L Movius
    Department of Psychology, Cognitive Science and Neuroscience, University of Arizona, P O Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 68:147-62. 2005
    ..Poorer modulation for vagal tone was associated with greater social anxiety, while lower vagal tone across recording periods was associated with greater defensiveness and lower behavioral activation sensitivity...
  2. ncbi request reprint The many metrics of cardiac chronotropy: a pragmatic primer and a brief comparison of metrics
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:243-62. 2007
    ..Although generally highly correlated, the various metrics responded differently under challenge...
  3. pmc Social stress reactivity alters reward and punishment learning
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:311-20. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Resting frontal EEG asymmetry as an endophenotype for depression risk: sex-specific patterns of frontal brain asymmetry
    Jennifer L Stewart
    Department of Psychology, University of rizona, 1503 East University Avenue, Room 312, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:502-12. 2010
    ..In contrast, results for average and linked mastoid references were less consistent but demonstrated a link between less left frontal activity and current depression severity in women...
  5. doi request reprint Neurophysiological evidence for the influence of past experience on figure-ground perception
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Vis 10:5.1-21. 2010
    ..These results provide the first neurophysiological evidence for an influence of past experience during the earliest stages of shape assignment...
  6. pmc The role of devaluing and discounting in performance monitoring: a neurophysiological study of minorities under threat
    Chad E Forbes
    University of Arizona, Department of Psychology, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:253-61. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Altered cingulate sub-region activation accounts for task-related dissociation in ERN amplitude as a function of obsessive-compulsive symptoms
    James F Cavanagh
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:2098-109. 2010
    ..These novel findings link both tonic and phasic activities in the ACC to action monitoring alterations, including dissociation in performance deficits, in OC symptomatic participants...
  8. pmc Sex differences in cardiac vagal control in a depressed sample: implications for differential cardiovascular mortality
    Andrea S Chambers
    University of Arizona, Cognitive Science, and Neuroscience, 1503 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    Biol Psychol 75:32-6. 2007
    ..The results suggest greater CVC in depressed women might confer cardioprotective functions, which may partially explain the sex difference in mortality rates in the depressed population...
  9. pmc Prelude to and resolution of an error: EEG phase synchrony reveals cognitive control dynamics during action monitoring
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    J Neurosci 29:98-105. 2009
    ..Oscillatory dynamics in the theta band may in part underlie a mechanism of communication between networks involved in action monitoring and cognitive control...
  10. pmc The oft-neglected role of parietal EEG asymmetry and risk for major depressive disorder
    Jennifer L Stewart
    Psychology Department, University of Arizona, Tuscon, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 48:82-95. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that sex differences and arousal should be examined in studies of depression and regional brain activity...
  11. pmc Frontal EEG asymmetry during emotional challenge differentiates individuals with and without lifetime major depressive disorder
    Jennifer L Stewart
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    J Affect Disord 129:167-74. 2011
    ..Examination of frontal asymmetry during emotion task manipulations could provide an assessment of the function of systems relevant for MDD, and test the limits of frontal EEG asymmetry as a marker of risk for depression...
  12. doi request reprint Subgenual anterior cingulate cortex activity covariation with cardiac vagal control is altered in depression
    Richard D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Affect Disord 150:565-70. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that subgenual anterior cingulate cortex (sgACC) participates in concurrently regulating shifts in both affective state and cardiac vagal control...
  13. pmc Should it matter when we record? Time of year and time of day as factors influencing frontal EEG asymmetry
    Jamie R Velo
    University of Arizona, Department of Psychology, PO Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    Biol Psychol 91:283-91. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Limitations to the detection of deception: true and false recollections are poorly distinguished using an event-related potential procedure
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Soc Neurosci 4:473-90. 2009
    ..Results suggested that under certain conditions both true and false recollections can produce a pattern of brain activity indicative of recognition...
  15. pmc The role of outcome expectations in the generation of the feedback-related negativity
    Andrew W Bismark
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 50:125-33. 2013
    ..These results provide empirical support for an untested but central tenet of the reinforcement learning account of the genesis of the FRN...
  16. pmc Morningness-eveningness and depression: preliminary evidence for the role of the behavioral activation system and positive affect
    Brant P Hasler
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Psychiatry Res 176:166-73. 2010
    ..A variety of alternative path models all provided a weaker fit to the data. Thus, results were consistent with the BAS and PA mediating the effects of morningness-eveningness on depression...
  17. pmc Alteration of frontal EEG asymmetry during tryptophan depletion predicts future depression
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    J Affect Disord 115:189-95. 2009
    ..Better prediction might result by assessing a putative endophenotype for depressive risk, frontal electroencephalographic (EEG) asymmetry, in the context of TD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Multiple aspects of the stress response under social evaluative threat: an electrophysiological investigation
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, 1503 University Avenue, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:41-53. 2008
    ..High state affect related to a larger Pe amplitude. Results are interpreted as consequences of different motivational and affective reactivities under social evaluative threat...
  19. doi request reprint Increased association over time between regional frontal lobe BOLD change magnitude and cardiac vagal control with sertraline treatment for major depression
    Ryan Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 224:225-33. 2014
    ..This suggests that as depressive symptoms improve on sertraline, subgenual ACC and DLPFC may more efficiently regulate visceral states during affective state shifting. ..
  20. pmc The impact of depression on social economic decision making
    Katia M Harlé
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:440-6. 2010
    ..This suggests distinct biasing processes in depression, which may be related to higher reliance on regulating negative emotion...
  21. pmc Frontal theta links prediction errors to behavioral adaptation in reinforcement learning
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Neuroimage 49:3198-209. 2010
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  22. pmc Polymorphisms of the HTR1a allele are linked to frontal brain electrical asymmetry
    Andrew W Bismark
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, United States
    Biol Psychol 83:153-8. 2010
    ..In conclusion, variation in HTR1a can influence trait level brain activity, which may ultimately be indicative of risk for psychopathology...
  23. pmc A better estimate of the internal consistency reliability of frontal EEG asymmetry scores
    David N Towers
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Psychophysiology 46:132-42. 2009
    ..Estimates at all scalp sites and reference schemes approached .90 with as few as 100 epochs, suggesting the internal consistency of frontal asymmetry is greater than that previously reported...
  24. ncbi request reprint The role of psychophysiology in forensic assessments: deception detection, ERPs, and virtual reality mock crime scenarios
    Ralf Mertens
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 45:286-98. 2008
    ..Results suggested that guilty verdicts from ERP-based deception detection approaches are likely to be accurate, but that innocent (or indeterminate) verdicts yield no useful interpretation in an applied setting...
  25. ncbi request reprint The role of psychophysiology in clinical assessment: ERPs in the evaluation of memory
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:261-80. 2002
    ..To facilitate the development of other psychophysiological assessment tools, psychophysiological researchers are encouraged to report the sensitivity and specificity of their measures where possible...
  26. ncbi request reprint Vagal tone as an indicator of treatment response in major depression
    Andrea S Chambers
    Psychophysiology 39:861-4. 2002
    ..Future work manipulating vagal tone might prove informative in teasing apart the causal role of vagal tone and depression...
  27. ncbi request reprint Bridging the gap in complementary and alternative medicine research: manualization as a means of promoting standardization and flexibility of treatment in clinical trials of acupuncture
    Rosa N Schnyer
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 8:623-34. 2002
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  28. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry and the behavioral activation and inhibition systems
    James A Coan
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:106-14. 2003
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  29. ncbi request reprint The stability of resting frontal electroencephalographic asymmetry in depression
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Psychophysiology 41:269-80. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Issues and assumptions on the road from raw signals to metrics of frontal EEG asymmetry in emotion
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 67:183-218. 2004
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Increased alpha band activity indexes inhibitory competition across a border during figure assignment
    Joseph L Sanguinetti
    The University of Arizona, Department of Psychology, 1503 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA Electronic address
    Vision Res 126:120-30. 2016
    ..These are the first results to show via an online index of neural activity that figure assignment entails inhibitory competition. ..
  32. doi request reprint Altered functional connectivity between medial prefrontal cortex and the inferior brainstem in major depression during appraisal of subjective emotional responses: A preliminary study
    Ryan Smith
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States Electronic address
    Biol Psychol 108:13-24. 2015
    ..We tested the hypothesis that reduced rostral anterior cingulate cortex (rACC)-subcortical functional connectivity in depressed subjects might account for depression-related autonomic dysregulation...
  33. pmc Personal history of major depression may put women at risk for premenstrual dysphoric symptomatology
    Eynav E Accortt
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Affect Disord 150:1234-7. 2013
    ..Therefore, the present study examined rates of PMDD in young depressed women...
  34. doi request reprint Cardiac vagal control as a prospective predictor of anxiety in women diagnosed with breast cancer
    Anya V Kogan
    Department of Psychology, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 90:105-11. 2012
    ..These results are consistent with the hypothesis that CVC facilitates the modulation of anxiety in women coping with significant stressors of breast cancer diagnosis and treatment...
  35. doi request reprint Women and major depressive disorder: clinical perspectives on causal pathways
    Eynav Elgavish Accortt
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:1583-90. 2008
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  36. doi request reprint Not devoid of forensic potential, but
    John J B Allen
    University of Arizona, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:27-8; discussion W1-4. 2008
  37. doi request reprint Decomposing depression: on the prospective and reciprocal dynamics of mood and sleep disturbances
    David A Sbarra
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:171-82. 2009
    ..The results have implications for better understanding the complexity and reciprocity of sleep-mood associations, as well as the dynamic, time-based predictors of depressive treatment response...
  38. ncbi request reprint Varieties of emotional experience during voluntary emotional facial expressions
    James A Coan
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0068, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1000:375-9. 2003
  39. ncbi request reprint Autonomic and emotion regulation in bereavement and depression
    Mary Frances O'Connor
    Department of Psychology, Building 68, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721, USA
    J Psychosom Res 52:183-5. 2002
    ..Differences include an increase in restlessness, suggesting underlying physiological differences between the groups...
  40. pmc Spontaneous default mode network phase-locking moderates performance perceptions under stereotype threat
    Chad E Forbes
    Social Neuroscience Laboratory, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA, Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, and Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 10:994-1002. 2015
    ..Spontaneous synchronization between DMN regions may play a role in anticipatory coping mechanisms that buffer individuals from stereotype threat. ..
  41. ncbi request reprint Theta EEG dynamics of the error-related negativity
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:645-68. 2007
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  42. ncbi request reprint The effects of experimentally induced stress on false recognition
    Jessica D Payne
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Memory 10:1-6. 2002
    ..This finding indicates that stress, possibly through its impact on the hippocampus and prefrontal cortex, can potentiate false memories...
  43. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry as a moderator and mediator of emotion
    James A Coan
    University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Biol Psychol 67:7-49. 2004
    ..The present report reviews the frontal EEG asymmetry literature from the framework of moderators and mediators, and overviews data analytic strategies that would support claims of moderation and mediation...
  44. doi request reprint Patterns of alpha asymmetry in those with elevated worry, trait anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive symptoms: A test of the worry and avoidance models of alpha asymmetry
    Ezra E Smith
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 85:118-26. 2016
    ..The present results suggest that brain lateralization is not solely related to avoidance motivation, and suggest that facets of anxiety may cut across dimensions not well-represented by DSM-based categories. ..
  45. doi request reprint Assessing and conceptualizing frontal EEG asymmetry: An updated primer on recording, processing, analyzing, and interpreting frontal alpha asymmetry
    Ezra E Smith
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, United States
    Int J Psychophysiol . 2016
    ..Finally, the effects of two automated component-based artifact correction algorithms-MARA and ADJUST-on frontal alpha asymmetry are evaluated...
  46. doi request reprint Depressive episodes, symptoms, and trajectories in women recently diagnosed with breast cancer
    Annette L Stanton
    Department of Psychology, University of California, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 1563, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 154:105-15. 2015
    ..Identification of patients at risk for persistently high depressive symptoms (e.g., younger, longer treatment course) opens targeted opportunities to prevent and promote rapid recovery from depression. ..
  47. ncbi request reprint Emotional disclosure for whom? A study of vagal tone in bereavement
    Mary Frances O'Connor
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Biol Psychol 68:135-46. 2005
    ..Future research should investigate whether vagal tone moderates the impact of written disclosure for non-bereaved individuals...
  48. doi request reprint Interidentity memory transfer in dissociative identity disorder
    LAUREN L KONG
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:686-92. 2008
    ..These findings demonstrate that subjective reports of interidentity amnesia are not necessarily corroborated by objective tests of explicit memory transfer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for depression: a randomized controlled trial
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson 85721 0068, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1665-73. 2006
    ..To assess the efficacy of acupuncture as an intervention for major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry and premenstrual dysphoric symptomatology
    Eynav Elgavish Accortt
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:179-84. 2006
    ..These results are consistent with a diathesis-stress model for premenstrual dysphoric symptomatology...
  51. pmc Deconstructing the "resting" state: exploring the temporal dynamics of frontal alpha asymmetry as an endophenotype for depression
    John J B Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona Tucson, AZ, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 4:232. 2010
    ..This approach opens new possibilities for investigating rapid cortical dynamics during resting-state EEG...
  52. ncbi request reprint EEG phase synchrony differences across visual perception conditions may depend on recording and analysis methods
    Logan T Trujillo
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, P O Box 210068, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:172-89. 2005
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  53. pmc Theta lingua franca: a common mid-frontal substrate for action monitoring processes
    James F Cavanagh
    Department of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Psychophysiology 49:220-38. 2012
    ..The findings support the hypothesis that generic and reactive medial prefrontal cortex processes are parsimoniously reflected by theta band activities...
  54. ncbi request reprint Frontal EEG asymmetry, emotion, and psychopathology: the first, and the next 25 years
    John J B Allen
    Biol Psychol 67:1-5. 2004
  55. pmc Cardiac vagal control in the severity and course of depression: the importance of symptomatic heterogeneity
    Jonathan Rottenberg
    Mood and Emotion Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, PCD 4118G, 4202 E Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33620 7200, United States
    J Affect Disord 103:173-9. 2007
    ..One possible explanation for mixed findings is that CVC abnormalities in MDD are related more closely to specific depression symptoms than to the syndrome as a whole...
  56. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture: a promising treatment for depression during pregnancy
    Rachel Manber
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University 401, Quarry Rd, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Affect Disord 83:89-95. 2004
    ..Few medically acceptable treatments for depression during pregnancy are available. The aim of this randomized controlled pilot study was to determine whether acupuncture holds promise as a treatment for depression during pregnancy...
  57. ncbi request reprint Cardiac vagal control, emotion, psychopathology, and health
    Andrea S Chambers
    Biol Psychol 74:113-5. 2007
  58. ncbi request reprint Alternative treatments for depression: empirical support and relevance to women
    Rachel Manber
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Calif 94305, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:628-40. 2002
    ..John's wort, bright light, and sleep deprivation. Issues related to women across the life span, including pregnancy and lactation, are highlighted...
  59. pmc A capability model of individual differences in frontal EEG asymmetry
    James A Coan
    University of Virginia, Department of Psychology 102, Gilmer Hall, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904 4400, USA
    Biol Psychol 72:198-207. 2006
    ..Logical as well as empirical arguments supportive of this conclusion are presented...
  60. ncbi request reprint Patients' perception of their depressive illness
    Rachel Manber
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 401 Quarry Road, Suite 3301, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 37:335-43. 2003
    ..The subscales have adequate convergent/discriminant validity and are clinically relevant to aspects of treatment provision...