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Butera, C., Kaplan, J.T., Kilroy, E., Harrison, L., Jayashanka, A., Loureiro, F., & Aziz-Zadeh, L. (2023). The relationship between alexithymia, interoception, and neural functional connectivity during facial expression processing in autism spectrum disorder. Neuropsychologia.

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Marshall, N., Kaplan, J.T., Stoycos, S., Goldenberg, D., Khoddam, H., Cárdenas, S., Sellery, P., & Saxbe, D. (2022). Stronger Mentalizing Network Connectivity in Expectant Fathers Predicts Postpartum Father-Infant Attachment and Parenting Behavior. Social Neuroscience. doi: 10.1080/17470919.2022.2029559.

Greening, S., Lee, T-H., Grégoire, L., Burleigh, L., Robinson, T., Jiang, X., Mather, M., & Kaplan, J.T. (2022). Mental imagery can generate and regulate acquired differential fear conditioned reactivity. Scientific Reports, 12:997. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-05019-y.

Kaplan, J.T., Henning, M., Vaccaro, A., & Christov-Moore, L. (under review) Moral reframing of messages about mask-wearing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Christov-Moore, L., Reggente, N., Vaccaro, A., Schoeller, F., Pluimer, B., Douglas, P. K., Iacoboni, M., & Kaplan, J. T. (2022 under review). Are Robots Sociopaths? A Neuroscientific Approach to the Alignment Problem.

Gotlieb, R., Immordino-Yang, M.H., Gonzalez, E., Rhinehart, L., Mahjouri, S., Pueschel, E., & Nadaya, G. (2022). Becoming Literate: Current Perspectives on the Coordinated Development of Reading Skill and Social-Emotional Functioning Among Diverse Youth. Journal of Literacy Research. 45pp, featured article.

Gotlieb, R., Yang, X.-F. & Immordino-Yang, M. H. (2022). Default and Executive Networks’ Roles in Diverse Adolescents’ Emotionally Engaged Construals of Complex Social Issues. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 17(4), 421-429.

Gotlieb, R., Yang, X-F. & Immordino-Yang, M.H. (2022). Concrete and Abstract Dimensions of Diverse Adolescents’ Social-Emotional Meaning-Making, and Associations with Broader Functioning. Journal of Adolescent Research.

Lee, C., Suad Nasir, N., & Immordino-Yang, M.H. (2023, in press) What the sciences of human learning and development can tell us about civic reasoning. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, Special Issue: The Science of Civics.

Riveros, R., & Immordino-Yang, M.H. (2022). Transcendent social thinking in adolescence: A neuropsychological perspective on supporting youth spiritual thriving. Second International Research Handbook on Values Education and Student wellbeing. New South Wales, Australia: Springer.

Immordino-Yang, M.H., Darling-Hammond, L. & Krone, C. (2022). Nurturing nature: How brain development is inherently social and emotional, and what this means for education. Social and Emotional Learning. New York: Routledge (Taylor & Francis).

Habibi, A., Kreutz, G., Russo, F., Tervaniemi, M. (2022). Music-Based Interventions in Community Settings: Navigating the tension between rigor and ecological validity (in press Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences)

Herschel, E., Hennessey, S., Goldsworthy, R. & Habibi, A.  Efficacy of Online Choir and Mindfulness Interventions on Auditory Perception and Well-Being in Older Adults During the COVID-19 pandemic (in press Music and Science).

Hennessy, S., Mack, W. J., & Habibi, A. (2022). Speech‐in‐noise perception in musicians and non‐musicians: A multi‐level meta-analysis. Hearing Research, 416, 108442.

Abrams,G., Jayashankar, A., Kilroy, E., Butera, C., Harrison, L., Ring, Houssain, A., Nalbach, A., Cermak, S.A., Aziz-Zadeh, L. (2022). Differences in praxis errors in autism spectrum disorder compared to developmental coordination disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. doi: 10.1007/s10803-022-05858-8.

Borelli, E., Butera, C., Katirai, A., Adams, T.C., Aziz-Zadeh, L. (2022). Impact of motorstroke on novel and conventional action metaphor comprehension. Brain and Language, 226, 105081. doi:10.1016/j.bandl.2022.105081.

Butera, C.D., Harrison, L., Kilroy, E., Jayashankar, A., Pruyser, A., Chernikova, M., Aziz-Zadeh, L.  (2022). Relationships between alexithymia, interoception, and emotional empathy in autism spectrum disorder. Autism. doi:10.1177/13623613221111310.

Kilroy, E., Gerbella, M., Cao, L., Molfese, P., Butera, C., Harrison, L., Jayashankar, A., Rizzolatti, G., Aziz-Zadeh, L. (2022). Specific tractography differences in autism as compared to developmental coordination disorder. Nature: Scientific Reports. doi:10.1038/s41598-022-21538-0.

Kilroy, E., Ring, P., Houssain, A., Nalbach, A., Butera, C.D., Harrison, L., Jayashankar, A., Vigen, C., Aziz-Zadeh, L., Cermak, S. (2022). Motor performance, praxis, and social skills in autism spectrum disorder and developmental coordination disorder. Autism  Research. doi:10.1002/aur.2774.

Ringold, S., McGuire, R., Jayashankar, A., Kilroy, E., Ring, P., Butera, C., Harrison, L., Cermak, S., Aziz-Zadeh, L. (2022). Sensory sensitivities in developmental coordination disorder as compared to autism. Brain Sciences. 9: 1171.

Aziz-Zadeh, L. (2022, June 3). Existential physics. [Review of the book Existential physics: A scientist’s guide to life’s biggest questions, by S. Hossenfelder]. Science, 376(6597), 1044. doi:10.1126/science.abq6526.

Alves, Jasmin M, Alexandra G Yunker, Shan Luo, Kay Jann, Brendan Angelo, Alexis DeFendis, Trevor A Pickering, Alexandro Smith, John R Monterosso, and Kathleen A Page. “FGF21 Response to Sucrose Is Associated with BMI and Dorsal Striatal Signaling in Humans.” Obesity, 2022.

Beroukhim-Kay, Dorsa, Bokkyu Kim, John Monterosso, Rebecca Lewthwaite, and Carolee Winstein. “Different Patterns of Neural Activity Characterize Motor Skill Performance During Acquisition and Retention.” Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 16 (2022).

Chen, Yi-An, Rebecca Lewthwaite, Nicolas Schweighofer, John R Monterosso, Beth E Fisher, and Carolee Winstein. “Essential Role of Social Context and Self-Efficacy in Daily Paretic Arm/Hand Use After Stroke: An Ecological Momentary Assessment Study With Accelerometry.” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2022.

Droutman, Vita, Tasha Poppa, John Monterosso, David Black, and Hortensia Amaro. “Association Between Dispositional Mindfulness, Clinical Characteristics, and Emotion Regulation in Women Entering Substance Use Disorder Treatment: An FMRI Study.” Mindfulness, 2022, 1–15.

Kullmann, Stephanie, Ralf Veit, Kay Jann, Alexandra G Yunker, Shan H Luo, Brendan C Angelo, Jasmin M Alves, John R Monterosso, and Kathleen A Page. “1310-P: Effects of Insulin Resistance on Brain Responses to Caloric Sugars and Nonnutritive Sweetener.” Diabetes 71, no. Supplement_1 (2022).

Tackett, Alayna P, Melissa Wong, Junhan Cho, Alyssa F Harlow, Erin A Vogel, Dae-Hee Han, Jessica L Barrington-Trimis, Rob McConnell, Alan J Budney, Janet E Audrain-McGovern, Caryn Lerman, John Monterosso and Adam Leventhal. “Willingness to Use Commercial Nicotine Gums, Lozenges, and Gummies Among Nontobacco Using Adolescents in Southern California.” Journal of Adolescent Health, 2022.

Vogel, Erin A, Meghan E Rebuli, Melissa Wong, Adam Leventhal, John Monterosso, and Alayna P Tackett. “Feasibility and Acceptability of Remote Procedures to Study Tobacco Product Use and Respiratory Health: An Observational Study.” BMJ Open 12, no. 12 (2022): e065962.

Zyuzin, Jekaterina, Dalton Combs, John R Monterosso, and Isabelle Brocas. “The Neural Correlates of Value Representation: From Single Items to Bundles.” Human Brain Mapping, 2022.

Monterosso, J. R. Present-state dependency in valuation of the future. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 44.

Reimer, N. K., Atari, M., Karimi-Malekabadi, F., Trager, J., Kennedy, B., Graham, J., & Dehghani, M. (2022). Moral Values Predict County-Level COVID-19 Vaccination Rates in the United States. American Psychologist.

Kennedy, B., Atari, M., Davani, A. M., Yeh, L., Omrani, A., Kim, Y., … Dehghani, M. (2022). Introducing the Gab Hate Corpus: defining and applying hate-based rhetoric to social media posts at scale. Language Resources and Evaluation, 56, 1.

Atari, M., Reimer, N. K., Graham, J., Hoover, J., Kennedy, B., Davani, A. M., Karimi- Malekabadi, F., Birjandi, S., & Dehghani, M. (2022). Pathogens Are Linked to Human Moral Systems Across Time and Space. Current Research in Ecological and Social Psychology.

Atari, M., Haidt, J., Graham, J., Koleva, S., Stevens, S. T., & Dehghani, M. (2022). Morality beyond the weird: How the nomological network of morality varies across cultures. https://

Kennedy, B., Golazizian, P., Trager, J., Atari, M., Hoover, J., Mostafazadeh Davani, A. & Dehghani, M. (2022). The (Moral) Language of Hate.

Trager, J., Ziabari, A. S.†, Mostafazadeh Davani, A., Golazazian, P., Karimi-Malekabadi, F.†, Omrani, A., … & Dehghani, M. (2022). The Moral Foundations Reddit Corpus. https://

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Karimi-Malekabadi, F., Atari, M., & Dehghani, M. (in press). Morality. In M. Mehl, M. Eid, C. Wrzus, G. Harari, U. & Ebner-Priemer (Eds.). Mobile Sensing in Psychology: Methods and Applications. NY: Guilford Press.

Kennedy, B., Ashokkumar, A., Boyd, R. & Dehghani, M. (2022). Text Analysis for Psychology: Methods, Principles, and Practices. In M. Dehghani & R. Boyd (Eds.), Handbook of Language Analysis in Psychology. New York: Guilford.

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