social perception


Summary: The perceiving of attributes, characteristics, and behaviors of one's associates or social groups.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Developmental deficits in social perception in autism: the role of the amygdala and fusiform face area
    Robert T Schultz
    Yale Child Study Center, 230 S Frontage Road, PO Box 207900, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 23:125-41. 2005
  2. ncbi People thinking about thinking people. The role of the temporo-parietal junction in "theory of mind"
    R Saxe
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, NE20 464, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuroimage 19:1835-42. 2003
  3. ncbi Somatosensation in social perception
    Christian Keysers
    Social Brain Laboratory, Department of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Groningen, A Deusinglaan 2, 9713AW Groningen, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Neurosci 11:417-28. 2010
  4. ncbi A unifying view of the basis of social cognition
    Vittorio Gallese
    Department of Neuroscience, Section of Physiology, University of Parma, Italy
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:396-403. 2004
  5. ncbi Human neural systems for face recognition and social communication
    James V Haxby
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, Building 10, Room 4C104, 10 Center Drive MSC 1366, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:59-67. 2002
  6. pmc Perceived discrimination and health: a meta-analytic review
    Elizabeth A Pascoe
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0086, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:531-54. 2009
  7. ncbi Embodiment in attitudes, social perception, and emotion
    Paula M Niedenthal
    Laboratory in Social and Cognitive Psychology, CNRS and University of Clermont Ferrand, France
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 9:184-211. 2005
  8. ncbi Implicit measures in social cognition. research: their meaning and use
    Russell H Fazio
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1222, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 54:297-327. 2003
  9. ncbi TASIT: A new clinical tool for assessing social perception after traumatic brain injury
    Skye McDonald
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 18:219-38. 2003
  10. pmc Evaluating face trustworthiness: a model based approach
    Alexander Todorov
    Department of Psychology and Center for the Study of Brain, Mind and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:119-27. 2008

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  1. ncbi Developmental deficits in social perception in autism: the role of the amygdala and fusiform face area
    Robert T Schultz
    Yale Child Study Center, 230 S Frontage Road, PO Box 207900, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Int J Dev Neurosci 23:125-41. 2005
    ..autism involving the amygdala, with a cascading influence on the development of cortical areas that mediate social perception in the visual domain, specifically the fusiform "face area" of the ventral temporal lobe...
  2. ncbi People thinking about thinking people. The role of the temporo-parietal junction in "theory of mind"
    R Saxe
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, NE20 464, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuroimage 19:1835-42. 2003
    ..Thus, the role of the TPJ-M in understanding other people appears to be specific to reasoning about the content of mental states...
  3. ncbi Somatosensation in social perception
    Christian Keysers
    Social Brain Laboratory, Department of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Groningen, A Deusinglaan 2, 9713AW Groningen, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Neurosci 11:417-28. 2010
    ..These have anatomical connections that enable them to have a role in visual and auditory social perception. Studies that measure brain activity while participants witness the sensations, actions and somatic pain of ..
  4. ncbi A unifying view of the basis of social cognition
    Vittorio Gallese
    Department of Neuroscience, Section of Physiology, University of Parma, Italy
    Trends Cogn Sci 8:396-403. 2004
    ..A similar mechanism, but involving the activation of viscero-motor centers, underlies the experiential understanding of the emotions of others...
  5. ncbi Human neural systems for face recognition and social communication
    James V Haxby
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, Building 10, Room 4C104, 10 Center Drive MSC 1366, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:59-67. 2002
    ..Of regions in the extended system for face perception, the amygdala plays a central role in processing the social relevance of information gleaned from faces, particularly when that information may signal a potential threat...
  6. pmc Perceived discrimination and health: a meta-analytic review
    Elizabeth A Pascoe
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0086, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:531-54. 2009
    ..These findings suggest potential pathways linking perceived discrimination to negative health outcomes...
  7. ncbi Embodiment in attitudes, social perception, and emotion
    Paula M Niedenthal
    Laboratory in Social and Cognitive Psychology, CNRS and University of Clermont Ferrand, France
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 9:184-211. 2005
    Findings in the social psychology literatures on attitudes, social perception, and emotion demonstrate that social information processing involves embodiment, where embodiment refers both to actual bodily states and to simulations of ..
  8. ncbi Implicit measures in social cognition. research: their meaning and use
    Russell H Fazio
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1222, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 54:297-327. 2003
  9. ncbi TASIT: A new clinical tool for assessing social perception after traumatic brain injury
    Skye McDonald
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 18:219-38. 2003
    To develop a clinically sensitive test of social perception for people with traumatic brain injury (TBI).
  10. pmc Evaluating face trustworthiness: a model based approach
    Alexander Todorov
    Department of Psychology and Center for the Study of Brain, Mind and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:119-27. 2008
    ..The medial prefrontal cortex and precuneus also showed a quadratic response, but their response was strongest to faces in the middle range of the trustworthiness dimension...
  11. ncbi Intranasal oxytocin reduces psychotic symptoms and improves Theory of Mind and social perception in schizophrenia
    Cort A Pedersen
    Department of Psychiatry CB 7160, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States
    Schizophr Res 132:50-3. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that, in addition to reducing classic psychotic symptoms, oxytocin may diminish certain social cognition deficits that are not improved by current antipsychotic medications...
  12. pmc Understanding emotions in others: mirror neuron dysfunction in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Mirella Dapretto
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    Nat Neurosci 9:28-30. 2006
    ..Notably, activity in this area was inversely related to symptom severity in the social domain, suggesting that a dysfunctional 'mirror neuron system' may underlie the social deficits observed in autism...
  13. ncbi Identification of emotional intonation evaluated by fMRI
    D Wildgruber
    Department of General Neurology, Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, University of Tubingen, Hoppe Seyler Str 3, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Neuroimage 24:1233-41. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that partially distinct cerebral networks subserve processing of phonetic and intonational information during speech perception...
  14. pmc Brain mechanisms for social perception: lessons from autism and typical development
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1145:283-99. 2008 important component of the network of brain regions that support various aspects of social cognition and social perception. Our work in typically developing adults has led to the conclusion that the STS region is involved in social ..
  15. ncbi The processing of emotional facial expression is gated by spatial attention: evidence from event-related brain potentials
    Amanda Holmes
    School of Psychology, Birkbeck University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 16:174-84. 2003
    ..The face-sensitive N170 component was unaffected by emotional facial expression, but N170 amplitudes were enhanced when faces were attended, suggesting that spatial attention can modulate the structural encoding of faces...
  16. pmc Deficits in facial affect recognition among antisocial populations: a meta-analysis
    Abigail A Marsh
    National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 32:454-65. 2008
    ..This impairment cannot be attributed solely to task difficulty. These results suggest dysfunction among antisocial individuals in specified neural substrates, namely the amygdala, involved in processing fearful facial affect...
  17. ncbi Seeing minds: A neurophilosophical investigation of the role of perception-action coupling in social perception
    Nivedita Gangopadhyay
    Center for Subjectivity Research, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Soc Neurosci 7:410-23. 2012
    ..Thus, we propose an "action-oriented account of social perception" to develop a neurophilosophical account of the perceptual knowledge of other minds.
  18. ncbi A meta-analytic review of sex differences in facial expression processing and their development in infants, children, and adolescents
    E B McClure
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:424-53. 2000
    ..Possible directions for future study are discussed, with emphasis on the need to integrate the infant literature with research focused on older children and adults...
  19. ncbi Inferences of competence from faces predict election outcomes
    Alexander Todorov
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Science 308:1623-6. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that rapid, unreflective trait inferences can contribute to voting choices, which are widely assumed to be based primarily on rational and deliberative considerations...
  20. pmc Big and mighty: preverbal infants mentally represent social dominance
    Lotte Thomsen
    Laboratory for Developmental Studies, Department of Psychology, Harvard University, William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Science 331:477-80. 2011
  21. ncbi Limited attentional bias for faces in toddlers with autism spectrum disorders
    Katarzyna Chawarska
    Yale University School of Medicine, Child Study Center, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:178-85. 2010
    ..Typical individuals require more effort to shift their attention from faces compared with other objects. This increased disengagement cost is thought to reflect deeper processing of these socially relevant stimuli...
  22. pmc Modifying interpretations among individuals high in anxiety sensitivity
    Shari A Steinman
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904 4400, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 24:71-8. 2010
    ..Evidence was mixed for the effect of Positive training on emotional vulnerability (small effect for less fear, but not for avoidance). Findings support the causal premise underlying cognitive models of anxiety...
  23. pmc Mirroring others' emotions relates to empathy and interpersonal competence in children
    Jennifer H Pfeifer
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7085, USA
    Neuroimage 39:2076-85. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that simulation mechanisms and the MNS may indeed be relevant to social functioning in everyday life during typical human development...
  24. pmc Aberrant amygdala-frontal cortex connectivity during perception of fearful faces and at rest in generalized social anxiety disorder
    Katherine E Prater
    Neuroscience Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:234-41. 2013
    ..Here, we address this by studying amygdala-frontal cortex connectivity during viewing of fearful faces and at rest in gSAD patients...
  25. pmc Nine-months-old infants do not need to know what the agent prefers in order to reason about its goals: on the role of preference and persistence in infants' goal-attribution
    Mikolaj Hernik
    Research Department of Educational, Clinical and Health Psychology, University College London, UK
    Dev Sci 15:714-22. 2012
    ..We conclude that infants do not need to know about the agent's preferences in order to form expectations about its goal-directed actions. Implications for the role of action persistency and action selectivity are discussed...
  26. ncbi Dentofacial self-perception and social perception of adults with unilateral cleft lip and palate
    Philipp Meyer-Marcotty
    Department of Orthodontics, Dental Clinic of the Medical Faculty, Pleicherwall 2, 97070, Wuerzburg, Germany
    J Orofac Orthop 70:224-36. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of facial asymmetry on how an adult population with unilateral cleft lip and palate (CLP) perceived themselves and were perceived by others...
  27. pmc Online social network size is reflected in human brain structure
    R Kanai
    UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1327-34. 2012
    ..Such regions have been previously implicated in social perception and associative memory, respectively...
  28. ncbi Neural correlates associated with impaired disgust processing in pre-symptomatic Huntington's disease
    A Hennenlotter
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, TU Munchen, Mohlstrasse 28, D 81675 Munchen, Germany
    Brain 127:1446-53. 2004
    ..Furthermore, it underscores the role of the insula in the emotion of disgust...
  29. ncbi Oxytocin and social perception: oxytocin increases perceived facial trustworthiness and attractiveness
    Angeliki Theodoridou
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Horm Behav 56:128-32. 2009
    ..Our results provide evidence in support of a general facilitative role of oxytocin in promoting positive trait judgements...
  30. pmc Perceived discrimination and mental health disorders: the South African Stress and Health study
    Hashim Moomal
    African Public Health Initiatives, Johannesburg
    S Afr Med J 99:383-9. 2009
    ..To describe the demographic correlates of perceived discrimination and explore the association between perceived discrimination and psychiatric disorders...
  31. ncbi Oxytocin improves "mind-reading" in humans
    Gregor Domes
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Rostock University, Rostock, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 61:731-3. 2007
    ..The neuropeptide oxytocin plays a central role in social approach behavior in nonhuman mammals...
  32. ncbi Visual scanning of faces in autism
    Kevin A Pelphrey
    Department of Psychology, UNC Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 32:249-61. 2002
    ..Collectively, these results indicate disorganized processing of face stimuli in autistic individuals and suggest a mechanism that may subserve the social information processing deficits that characterize autism spectrum disorders...
  33. pmc Neural basis of irony comprehension in children with autism: the role of prosody and context
    A Ting Wang
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Brain 129:932-43. 2006
  34. ncbi Acquired theory of mind impairments in individuals with bilateral amygdala lesions
    Valerie E Stone
    Department of Psychology, University of Denver, 2155 South Race Street, Denver, CO 80208 2478, USA
    Neuropsychologia 41:209-20. 2003
    ..These results indicate that the amygdala's critical role in theory of mind may not be just in development, but also in "on-line" theory of mind processing in the adult brain...
  35. ncbi How we predict what other people are going to do
    Chris D Frith
    Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience, UCL Institute of Neurology, 12 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Brain Res 1079:36-46. 2006
    ..In this way, they provide an escape from the tyranny of strong emotions that are readily aroused in social interactions...
  36. ncbi Social class, sense of control, and social explanation
    Michael W Kraus
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, 3210 Tolman Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:992-1004. 2009
    ..Implications for future research on social class as well as theoretical distinctions between objective SES and subjective SES are discussed...
  37. pmc Eye contact facilitates awareness of faces during interocular suppression
    Timo Stein
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Cognition 119:307-11. 2011
    ..These results indicate an enhanced unconscious representation of direct gaze, enabling the automatic and rapid detection of other individuals making eye contact with the observer...
  38. ncbi Social perception in infancy: a near infrared spectroscopy study
    Sarah Lloyd-Fox
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Child Dev 80:986-99. 2009
    ..A significant increase in oxyhemoglobin was localized to 2 posterior temporal sites bilaterally, indicating that these areas are involved in the social brain network in young infants...
  39. pmc Experiencing physical warmth promotes interpersonal warmth
    Lawrence E Williams
    Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder, UCB 419, Boulder, CO, 80309 0419, USA
    Science 322:606-7. 2008
  40. ncbi Hemispheric dominance for emotions, empathy and social behaviour: evidence from right and left handers with frontotemporal dementia
    R J Perry
    Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Neurocase 7:145-60. 2001
    ..The other left hander showed the opposite pattern of deficits, suggesting a novel presentation of anomalous dominance with reversed hemispheric specialization of semantic memory and emotional processing...
  41. ncbi Understanding animate agents: distinct roles for the social network and mirror system
    Thalia Wheatley
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:469-74. 2007
    ..Although observing and imagining the moving shapes engaged the mirror system, only activation of the social network was modulated by animacy...
  42. ncbi Social and language skills in adolescent boys with Asperger syndrome
    C Koning
    Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Canada
    Autism 5:23-36. 2001
    ..syndrome and 21 boys matched on age and an estimate of IQ were assessed using standardized measures of social perception (Child and Adolescent Social Perception Measure, CASP), social skills (parent, teacher, and student forms of ..
  43. ncbi Angry, disgusted, or afraid? Studies on the malleability of emotion perception
    Hillel Aviezer
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91905, Israel
    Psychol Sci 19:724-32. 2008
    ..Our results indicate that the perception of basic facial expressions is not context invariant and can be categorically altered by context at early perceptual levels...
  44. ncbi The automaticity of race and Afrocentric facial features in social judgments
    Irene V Blair
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USS
    J Pers Soc Psychol 87:763-78. 2004
  45. ncbi Natural pedagogy
    Gergely Csibra
    Department of Philosophy, Central European University, Nador u 9, H 1051 Budapest, Hungary
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:148-53. 2009
  46. ncbi Neural responses to facial expression and face identity in the monkey amygdala
    K M Gothard
    The University of Arizona, College of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Neurophysiol 97:1671-83. 2007
    ..Thus global activation in the amygdala might be larger to threatening faces than to neutral or appeasing faces...
  47. ncbi Anatomical differences in the mirror neuron system and social cognition network in autism
    Nouchine Hadjikhani
    Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Cereb Cortex 16:1276-82. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the social and emotional deficits characteristic of autism may reflect abnormal thinning of the MNS and the broader network of cortical areas subserving social cognition...
  48. pmc Perceived social isolation and cognition
    John T Cacioppo
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, 5848 S University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:447-54. 2009
  49. pmc Social attention and the brain
    Jeffrey T Klein
    Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr Biol 19:R958-62. 2009
  50. ncbi The neural integration of speaker and message
    Jos J A van Berkum
    Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:580-91. 2008
    ..The linguistic brain relates the message to the speaker immediately...
  51. ncbi Facilitating a benign interpretation bias in a high socially anxious population
    Rebecca Murphy
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Behav Res Ther 45:1517-29. 2007
    ..Possible implications of the findings for therapeutic interventions in social phobia are discussed...
  52. ncbi A role for the macaque anterior cingulate gyrus in social valuation
    P H Rudebeck
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX1 3UD, UK
    Science 313:1310-2. 2006
    ..These results suggest that damage to the anterior cingulate gyrus may be the cause of changes in social interaction seen after frontal lobe damage...
  53. ncbi Cutting stress off at the pass: reducing vigilance and responsiveness to social threat by manipulating attention
    Stéphane D Dandeneau
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:651-66. 2007
    Personality processes relating to social perception have been shown to play a significant role in the experience of stress...
  54. ncbi Understanding social dysfunction in the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia: the role of emotion and sarcasm processing
    C M Kipps
    Cognitive Disorders Group, Wessex Neurological Centre, Southampton University NHS Trust, Southampton, UK
    Brain 132:592-603. 2009
    ..These results provide additional evidence for the role of the orbitofrontal cortex and related structures in the processing of socially relevant signals, particularly those where negative emotion recognition is important...
  55. pmc Do 12.5-month-old infants consider what objects others can see when interpreting their actions?
    Yuyan Luo
    University of Missouri at Columbia, 20 McAlester Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Cognition 105:489-512. 2007
    ..If the agent's representation is incomplete, because the agent is ignorant about some aspect of the setting, infants use the agent's representation, rather than their own more complete representation, to interpret the agent's actions...
  56. pmc In the eye of the beholder: individual differences in perceived social isolation predict regional brain activation to social stimuli
    John T Cacioppo
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:83-92. 2009
    ..Although recent research has shed light on the neural correlates of social perception, cooperation, empathy, rejection, and love, little is known about how individual differences in loneliness ..
  57. ncbi Global analyses of evolutionary dynamics and exhaustive search for social norms that maintain cooperation by reputation
    Hisashi Ohtsuki
    Faculty of Sciences, Department of Biology, Kyushu University, 6 10 1 Hakozaki, Fukuoka 812 8581, Japan
    J Theor Biol 244:518-31. 2007
    ..Also, we study the model in which private reputation errors exist to a small extent. In this case, we find the stable coexistence of unconditional and conditional cooperators under the three norms...
  58. ncbi Rhesus monkeys attribute perceptions to others
    Jonathan I Flombaum
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Curr Biol 15:447-52. 2005
    ..Moreover, they raise the possibility that, in primates, cortical cells thought to encode where others are looking [7] may encode what those individuals see as well...
  59. ncbi Neighbourhood life and social capital: the implications for health
    Anna M Ziersch
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 60:71-86. 2005
    ..The paper concludes that there is a need for more complex measures of social capital and that socio-economic factors are of relatively greater importance in determining health...
  60. ncbi Recognizing emotion from facial expressions: psychological and neurological mechanisms
    Ralph Adolphs
    University of Iowa College of Medicine, USA
    Behav Cogn Neurosci Rev 1:21-62. 2002
    ..Although recent studies have provided a wealth of detail regarding these mechanisms in the adult human brain, investigations are also being extended to nonhuman primates, to infants, and to patients with psychiatric disorders...
  61. ncbi Face and emotion processing in frontal variant frontotemporal dementia
    Jill Keane
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 2EF, UK
    Neuropsychologia 40:655-65. 2002
    ..It is plausible that the emotion recognition impairments observed contribute to the abnormal social behaviour that is characteristic of this condition...
  62. ncbi Interventions to reduce HIV/AIDS stigma: what have we learned?
    Lisanne Brown
    Department of International Health and Development, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 15:49-69. 2003
  63. ncbi How stigma interferes with mental health care
    Patrick Corrigan
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am Psychol 59:614-25. 2004
    ..Implications for the development of antistigma programs that might promote care seeking and participation are also reviewed...
  64. ncbi Comparing imagery and verbal instructions for the experimental modification of interpretation and judgmental bias in children
    Stephanos P Vassilopoulos
    Department of Primary Education, University of Patras, Patras 26 110, Greece
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:594-601. 2012
    ..The current experiment was designed to replicate and extend the results reported by Vassilopoulos et al. (2009)...
  65. ncbi Making sense of another mind: the role of the right temporo-parietal junction
    Rebecca Saxe
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Science, MIT, NE20 443, 77 Massachussetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:1391-9. 2005
    ..The implications of these results for an alternative theory of reasoning about other minds--Simulation Theory--are discussed...
  66. ncbi Enduring consequences of experimentally induced biases in interpretation
    Jenny Yiend
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, UK
    Behav Res Ther 43:779-97. 2005
    ..The findings encourage us to believe that induced biases may serve as a useful analogue to those observed clinically...
  67. ncbi Rapid detection of fear in body expressions, an ERP study
    C C R J van Heijnsbergen
    Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Brain Res 1186:233-41. 2007
  68. ncbi Spontaneous trait inference is culture-specific: behavioral and neural evidence
    Jinkyung Na
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 3232 East Hall, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:1025-32. 2011
    ..e., the N400). As predicted, however, neither effect was observed for Asian Americans. The cultural difference was mediated by independent self-construal...
  69. ncbi The effects of fear and anger facial expressions on approach- and avoidance-related behaviors
    Abigail A Marsh
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Emotion 5:119-24. 2005
    ..Although the fear expression may signal that a threat is present in the environment, the effect of the expression on conspecifics may be in part to elicit approach...
  70. ncbi Seeing other minds: attributed mental states influence perception
    Christoph Teufel
    Brain Mapping Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Downing Site, Cambridge CB2 3EB, UK
    Trends Cogn Sci 14:376-82. 2010
    A current consensus views social perception as a bottom-up process in which the human brain uses social signals to make inferences about another's mental state...
  71. pmc A parallel and distributed-processing model of joint attention, social cognition and autism
    Peter Mundy
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Education, School of Education and the M I N D Institute, University of California at Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Autism Res 2:2-21. 2009
  72. ncbi Happy but not so approachable: the social judgments of individuals with generalized social phobia
    D W Campbell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, 801E John Buhler Research Centre, 715 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3P4, Canada
    Depress Anxiety 26:419-24. 2009
    ..We examined social approachability judgments in a psychiatric population that frequently experiences interpersonal difficulties and reduced social satisfaction, individuals with generalized social phobia (gSP)...
  73. ncbi Race and gender on the brain: electrocortical measures of attention to the race and gender of multiply categorizable individuals
    Tiffany A Ito
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:616-26. 2003
    ..Results are consistent with models suggesting that information about certain category dimensions is encoded relatively automatically...
  74. ncbi Toward a comprehensive test battery for face cognition: assessment of the tasks
    Grit Herzmann
    Institute for Psychology, Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Behav Res Methods 40:840-57. 2008
    ..Most of these experimental effects were confirmed in our large sample, and valuable effect size estimates were obtained. However, in many cases these difference measures showed poor estimates of internal consistency...
  75. ncbi Sense of presence and atypical social judgments in immersive virtual environments. Responses of adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Simon Wallace
    University of Oxford, UK
    Autism 14:199-213. 2010
    ..This study paints a very encouraging picture for the potential uses of IVEs in assessing and educating individuals with ASD...
  76. ncbi Reliability and validity of The Awareness of Social Inference Test (TASIT): a clinical test of social perception
    Skye McDonald
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney
    Disabil Rehabil 28:1529-42. 2006
    The Awareness of Social Inference Test (TASIT) is an audiovisual tool designed for the clinical assessment of social perception with alternate forms for re-testing...
  77. ncbi Perception of facial expressions of emotion during binocular rivalry
    K Lira Yoon
    University of Miami, Department of Psychology, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Emotion 9:172-82. 2009
    ..These results indicate that individuals who report more depressive symptoms compared to their less depressed counterparts tend to assign more meaning to neutral faces...
  78. ncbi The amygdala and FFA track both social and non-social face dimensions
    Christopher P Said
    Department of Psychology, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:3596-605. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the responses in these regions to socially relevant faces may be partially due to general distance from the average face...
  79. ncbi Exclusion and micro-rejection: event-related potential response predicts mitigated distress
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06473, USA
    Neuroreport 20:1518-22. 2009
    ..Relations emerged even during fair play, providing a window into the neural basis of more subtle social-cognitive perceptual processes...
  80. ncbi Is there room for 'development' in developmental models of information processing biases to threat in children and adolescents?
    Andy P Field
    School of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 13:315-32. 2010
    ..Finally, we speculate about the developmental processes that might be important to consider in future research...
  81. pmc Functional abnormalities of the default network during self- and other-reflection in autism
    Daniel P Kennedy
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0662, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:177-90. 2008
    ..Overall, these results provide a more detailed view of default network functionality and abnormality in autism...
  82. ncbi Social perception and WAIS-IV Performance in adolescents and adults diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome and Autism
    James Holdnack
    Pearson Inc, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Assessment 18:192-200. 2011
    ..Autism or Asperger's syndrome using the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Fourth Edition (WAIS-IV) and the Social Perception subtest from the Advanced Clinical Solutions...
  83. ncbi Defining and quantifying the social phenotype in autism
    Ami Klin
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:895-908. 2002
    ..Genetic and neurofunctional research in autism has highlighted the need for improved characterization of the core social disorder defining the broad spectrum of syndrome manifestations...
  84. pmc Keeping one's distance: the influence of spatial distance cues on affect and evaluation
    Lawrence E Williams
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:302-8. 2008
    ..These results support a broader conceptualization of distance-mediated effects on judgment and affect...
  85. ncbi Can imagined interactions produce positive perceptions? Reducing prejudice through simulated social contact
    Richard J Crisp
    Centre for the Study of Group Processes, Department of Psychology, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NP, United Kingdom
    Am Psychol 64:231-40. 2009
  86. ncbi Acute SSRI administration affects the processing of social cues in healthy volunteers
    C J Harmer
    University Department of Psychiatry, Warneord Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:148-52. 2003
    ..This effect may represent an early acute effect of SSRIs on social and emotional processing that is relevant to their therapeutic actions...
  87. ncbi Imagining intergroup contact reduces implicit prejudice
    Rhiannon N Turner
    Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds LS29JT, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 49:129-42. 2010
    ..We discuss the implications of these findings for furthering the application of indirect contact strategies aimed at improving intergroup relations...
  88. ncbi Seventeen-month-olds appeal to false beliefs to interpret others' referential communication
    Victoria Southgate
    Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, School of Psychology, Birkbeck, University of London, UK
    Dev Sci 13:907-12. 2010
    ..Our results show that manipulating whether or not a communicator has a false belief leads infants to different interpretations of the same communicative act, and demonstrate early mental state attribution in a pragmatic context...
  89. pmc A meta-analysis of interventions to reduce loneliness
    Christopher M Masi
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 15:219-66. 2011
    ..This is consistent with current theories regarding loneliness and its etiology. Theoretical and methodological issues associated with designing new loneliness reduction interventions are discussed...
  90. pmc Action understanding in the superior temporal sulcus region
    Brent C Vander Wyk
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:771-7. 2009
    ..e., STS activity was greater on incongruent than on congruent trials). These findings suggest that the posterior STS represents not only biological motion, but also how another person's motion is related to his or her intentions...
  91. ncbi Avoidance of emotionally arousing stimuli predicts social-perceptual impairment in Asperger's syndrome
    Ben Corden
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Neuropsychologia 46:137-47. 2008
    ..Furthermore, our findings are consistent with theories implicating amygdala-mediated over-arousal and anxiety in the development of these social-perceptual deficits...
  92. ncbi Autism, the superior temporal sulcus and social perception
    Monica Zilbovicius
    URM 0205 Brain Imaging in Psychiatry, INSERM CEA, Service Hospitalier Frederic Joliot, CEA, 4 Place du General Leclerc, Orsay 91406, France
    Trends Neurosci 29:359-66. 2006
    ..This review is part of the INMED/TINS special issue "Nature and nurture in brain development and neurological disorders", based on presentations at the annual INMED/TINS symposium (
  93. ncbi Social Cognition and Interaction Training (SCIT) for inpatients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders: preliminary findings
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Tulsa, Department of Psychology, 600 South College Ave Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Res 91:112-6. 2007
    ..Participants were assessed at pre-test and post-test on measures of emotion and social perception, theory of mind, attributional style (e.g...
  94. ncbi Interpretation bias and social anxiety in adolescents
    Anne C Miers
    Leiden University Institute for Psychological Research, Developmental Psychology Unit, Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1462-71. 2008
    ..Findings are discussed in relation to the adult literature and their clinical relevance is considered...
  95. ncbi The role of 'shared representations' in social perception and empathy: an fMRI study
    E J Lawrence
    Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, PO Box 68, Institute of Psychiatry and GKT School of Medicine, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Neuroimage 29:1173-84. 2006
    ..Such 'shared representations' may also underlie social perception and empathy...
  96. ncbi The role of group membership on the modulation of joint action
    Cristina Iani
    Dipartimento di Comunicazione e Economia, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Allegri, 9, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 211:439-45. 2011
    ..These results suggest that when acting in a social context, by default, individuals may perceive positive interdependence with co-acting individuals, even when cooperation is not explicitly requested...
  97. pmc Sociotopy in the temporoparietal cortex: common versus distinct processes
    Markus Bahnemann
    Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Lentzeallee 94, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:48-58. 2010
  98. ncbi Emotion recognition accuracy in healthy young females is associated with cycle phase
    Birgit Derntl
    MR Centre of Excellence, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Horm Behav 53:90-5. 2008
    ..Our results indicate a significant association of menstrual cycle phase and thus ovarian hormone concentration on facial emotion recognition, with progesterone exerting a special influence on this social-emotional ability...
  99. ncbi Resolving ambiguous behavioral intentions by means of involuntary prioritization of gaze processing
    Matthew Hudson
    Department of Psychology, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    Emotion 11:681-6. 2011
    ..These results show that social cue integration does not follow simple additive rules, and suggests that the involuntary allocation of attention to another's gaze depends on the perceived ambiguity of the agent's behavioral intentions...
  100. ncbi Friend or foe? Brain systems involved in the perception of dynamic signals of menacing and friendly social approaches
    Elizabeth J Carter
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, United States of America
    Soc Neurosci 3:151-63. 2008
    ..In particular, they demonstrate brain regions sensitive to social signals of dominance and affiliation...
  101. ncbi Sexual orientation perception involves gendered facial cues
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Tufts University, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1318-31. 2010
    ..Together, the findings demonstrate that perceivers utilize gendered facial cues to glean another's sexual orientation, and this influences the accuracy or error of judgments...

Research Grants65

  1. Development of social-emotional functioning in children with Williams syndrome
    DANIELA PLESA SKWERER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., in theory of mind, social perception and cognition, in socio-communicative behavior)...
  2. Neuroscience of Late-Life Depression, Social Perception, and Emotional Awareness
    Sergio Paradiso; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..the candidate, supported by outstanding resources and mentorship, proposes in Specific Aim # 1 to study social perception tasks known to engage limbic functioning, and emotional awareness and psychosocial adaptation in ..
  3. Neurogenetic Model of Social Behavior Heterogeneity in Autism Spectrum Disorders
    Michael L Platt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..One of the hallmark features of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is dysfunction in social perception, attention, and interaction...
  4. Human Functional Brain Anatomy
    Allen W Song; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and Kevin Pelphrey, will investigate how affect and social context influence brain systems for attention and social perception, particularly those related to the processing of faces, face emotion, and eye gaze...
  5. Training in translational social neuroscience
    Lisa A Parr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..methods used to study visual social engagement in infants at risk for developing autism to studies of monkey social perception. This will strengthen the approach to be taken in the current R01 Aim 1, which is to use eye-tracking to ..
  6. Developmental Social Neuroscience in Infants At-Risk for Autism
    ..experiments will be administered at 4 time points (6, 12, 18, and 24 months) to contrast social and non-social perception using static visual stimuli (mother/stranger face versus familiar/unfamiliar object), auditory stimuli (..
  7. Facilitating Advancement in the Social Sciences
    CARRIE L SAETERMOE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Family and Consumer Sciences and Sociology participate in research laboratories related to, for example, social perception in individuals with schizophrenia, norming neuropsychological measures for differing cultural groups, and ..
  8. Social perception and social communication in adults with traumatic brain injury
    Lyn S Turkstra; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e., impaired social perception. Social perception problems after TBI may range from failure to read basic nonverbal cues such as gaze ..
  9. Towards an Endophenotype for Amygdala Dysfunction
    Ralph Adolphs; Fiscal Year: 2012 well as others over the past decade have confirmed the important participation of the amygdala in social perception, such as processing faces, and generated hypotheses about its role in mental illness, such as autism...
  10. Compensatory Expressive Behavior for Social Functioning with Facial Paralysis
    Kathleen Rives Bogart; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed research consists of three social perception studies...
    Katalin M Gothard; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This will complement our current understanding of the role of the amygdala in social perception. A more detailed understanding of the role that individual nuclei of the amygdala play in the production of ..
  12. Longitudinal Functional Imaging of Early Childhood Anxiety Disorders
    Helen L Egger; Fiscal Year: 2012 characterize the development and to identify the neural basis of deficits in emotion processing and social perception in young children diagnosed with these early onset anxiety disorders...
  13. Behavioral and neural processing of faces and expressions in nonhuman primates
    Lisa A Parr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of these basic processes in species related to humans are critical for understanding the evolution of social perception as well as for developing research models for studying the neurobiological factors associated with disorders ..
  14. Neurobehavioral Research on Infants at Risk for SLI and Autism
    HELEN B TAGER-FLUSBERG; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This is a highly significant stage because during this time development of both language and social perception depend on critical socially-embedded learning experiences...
  15. Social Cognitive Training for Psychosis: Phase I Treatment Development
    Joanna M Fiszdon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Potential targets for social cognitive training include affect recognition, social knowledge /social perception, and attributional style (AS)/Theory of Mind (ToM)...
    DAVID FUNDER; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..personality disorders are directly relevant to or even stem directly from deficiencies in the accuracy of social perception. Patterns of paranoia, hostility, fearfulness, shyness, narcissism and others are produced, exacerbated and ..
    ALLEN MCCONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Although this work posits that self concept formation shares much in common with social perception for other types of targets (e.g., individuals, groups), it also examines issues unique to the self (e.g...
  18. Neural markers of shared gaze during simulated social interactions in ASD
    ..Our innovative approach will advance understanding of the brain bases of ASD by studying social perception in a naturalistic, interactive context...
  19. Contribution of emotional memory to social cognition in aging
    Haiyin Chen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..provided by applicant): The broad goal of this project is to determine how emotional memories modify social perception. The precise evaluation of social signals, such as facial expressions, is the results of life-long learning ..
  20. Vulnerability and Protective Factors for Early Onset
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The research will include constructs from epigenetic theory, social perception theory, and attitudinal theory...
    Jeffrey Sherman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    Though they are usually noted for their negative impact on social perception, stereotypes are not without their benefits, at least for the social perceiver...
  22. Fundamental Goals and Social Perception
    DOUGLAS KENRICK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This research extends a basic model that has already proven fruitful in expanding our understanding of motivated cognition, and should provide a more articulated understanding of social anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorders. ..
    ELIOT SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
    WILLIAM SWANN; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Such experiences will enhance the applicant's ability to pursue his goal of developing a comprehensive theory of social perception that embraces the reciprocal influence of social thought and social action.
  25. Center for the Psychological Study of Urban Diversity
    Carrie Saetermoe; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..crucial areas of mental health research -- culturally sensitive norms for neurological tests (Razani), social perception of schizophrenics (Sergi), adjustment and educational expectations in low income Latinos (Saetermoe), social ..
    JOHN BARGH; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The goals of the research program are to (a) describe a precise model of a social perception mechanism that accounts for individual differences in sensitivity towards some forms of behavioral ..
  27. Functional Neuroimaging of the Nonhuman Primate Social Brain
    CHRISTOPHER MACHADO; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and a lack of standardized behavioral testing paradigms that probe components of social cognition, such as social perception and social motivation...
  28. Neuroimaging of Social Perception
    James Morris; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..low-level stimulus factors 'as well as differences in motivation and behavior on brain activity during social perception. The successful completion of experiments proposed here will lead to a solid foundation on which to build an ..
  29. Cognitive Training and Enhanced Supported Employment
    Morris D Bell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..FU, and 2 yr. FU will focus on cognitive and vocational outcomes, but will also include clinical status, quality of life and community function measures. Predictors of response to training will also be examined. ..
  30. Female Anti-Problem Drinking Group & Campus Initiatives
    Joseph LaBrie; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Campus awareness will increase and campus culture will be changed. Evaluation/analysis plan is included. ..
  31. Electrophysiological Correlates of Anhedonia in Schizophrenia
    WILLIAM HORAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    ROBERT WYER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..the other hand, the research will be germane to several fundamental questions related to the encoding, organization, and retrieval operations that are strongly emphasized in recent attempts to develop process models of social perception.
  33. Neuroimaging of the Development of Neural Mechanisms Social Cognition
    Kevin A Pelphrey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A successful demonstration of the usefulness of fNIRS would open new lines of research into how children's brains develop to function in a social world. ..
    Thomas Hess; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. Children's Conceptions of Lying: East-West Comparisons
    GAIL HEYMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In the legal domain, our findings can assist legal practitioners in developing culturally sensitive procedures to assess child witnesses'competence and credibility in courts of law. ..
  36. Fundamental Goals and Risky Decision-Making
    JON MANER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., substance use disorders), as well as exaggerated risk-aversion. ..
  37. Social Isolation, Loneliness, Health & the Aging Process
    John Cacioppo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..There are also two cores that provide broad support to the projects: Core A the administrative core, and Core B the data management and statistical management core. ..
  38. Enhancing Bystander Efficacy to Prevent Sexual Violence: Extending Primary Preven
    Victoria L Banyard; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research will enable us to replicate our work in this area on a larger scale in two very different communities serving college-age individuals. ..
  39. Enhancing the Prospective Prediction of Psychosis
    Jean Addington; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Each site has proven its ability to recruit prodromal patients in a previous collaboration. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    HENRY WELLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. An Internet-based intervention for problem drinking
    John Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Secondary hypotheses will address the mediating or moderating role of perceived drinking norms, perceived risk and the problem drinker's social reasons for drinking. ..
  42. Social Anxiety Disorder and Emotion Regulation
    TODD KASHDAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings could ultimately lead to the development of more effective intervention efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    GAIL HEYMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Together, these studies should provide a nuanced picture of the way in which children of different ages reason about ability, the factors affecting their reasoning, and the motivational consequences. ..
    Sheryl Olson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In the transactional model, Wave I child regulation problems are predicted to negatively affect Wave II parent and peer interaction behavior that will, in turn, exacerbate Wave II externalizing problem behavior. ..
  45. Developing Health Behaviors in Middle Adolescence
    DONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010
  46. The Neurobiology of Affective Dysfunction in Schizophrenia
    Ruben C Gur; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We expect the results to shed light on mechanisms for affective dysfunction in schizophrenia that can lead to improved identification of vulnerability and treatment. ..
  47. Conflict Monitoring and the Control of Prejudice
    Tiffany Ito; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will also examine the role of ACC and PFC mediated conflict monitoring systems in producing successful inhibition of stereotypes. ..
  48. Exercise for Mental Health: Does Exercise Make People Feel Better?
    Panteleimon Ekkekakis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The immediate anticipated benefit of this research is the development of physical activity public health recommendations that incorporate affect as a fundamental consideration. ..
    Allan Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2003
  50. Consumer Influences of Treatment of Depression
    Richard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
    DONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The expected outcome is an effective, brief intervention for promoting sexual health that can be delivered to homeless adolescents in an unsheltered environment. ..
  52. Impact of CHD Risk Perception on Health Behaviors and O*
    Janice Barnhart; Fiscal Year: 2005
  53. Using Third-Party Data in Pedigree and Subgroup Analyses
    MORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, we will examine the implications of third-party information from the perspectives of study participants. We will conduct this project in the contexts of actual clinical populations. ..
  54. Multiple Components of the Self-Concept
    ALLEN MCCONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. Guardian Angel Alcohol Test: The devil is in the details
    Mark Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This research not only has practical implications by validating the GA test, but also theoretical implications regarding the role of BAC feedback in general. ..
  56. Social Pyschological Interventions for UV Protection
    HEIKE MAHLER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Thus, the studies should provide useful information about process as well as outcome. ..
  57. Cognitive Impairments in Parkinson's Disease and Aging
    Murray Grossman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our data support a componential neurocognitive architecture consisting of dynamically interactive networks modified to process sentences depending on available resources and relative demand. ..
  58. Developing a Culturally-Sensitive Attributional Measure
    Stephen Leff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Relevance: This study will develop and validate a culturally-relevant.measure that could be extremely useful in future studies examining the social information processing among urban African American girls. ..
  59. Psychosocial Stress and the Risk of Uterine Fibroids
    ANISSA VINES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. COMT genotype and response to cognitive remediation in schizophrenia
    Jean Pierre Lindenmayer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. Improving Weight Loss Outcomes in African Americans
    Jamy Ard; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed training and research will provide Dr. Ard with the necessary skills and experience to advance his career to an independent investigator in obesity in special populations such as African Americans. ..
  62. Child & Family Disaster Research Training & Education
    Betty Pfefferbaum; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..6) To design a modular, multidisciplinary research-training curriculum on child and family disaster mental health incorporating modern principles of public mental health and a scientifically informed developmental psychopathology model. ..
    Sanjay Nigam; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..He will then determine total vs. radiolabeled tight junction protein in immunoprecipitates from macromolecular complex, the extractable fraction, and in the cell-surface pool. ..