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Faculty

Richard J. Davidson, Center Director

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Guerrero, J. M., Adluru, N., Bendlin, B. B., Goldsmith, H. H., Schaefer, S. M., Davidson, R. J., Kecskemeti, S. R., Zhang, H., & Alexander, A. L. (2019). Optimizing the intrinsic parallel diffusivity in NODDI: An extensive empirical evaluation. PLOS One14(9), e0217118. doi:10.1101/630541
Rosenkranz, M. A., Evans, M. D., Mumford, J. A., Esnault, S., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). The effect of asthma on activation of brain neurocircuits. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology143(2), AB7. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2018.12.021
Grupe, D. W., Hushek, B. A., Davis, K., Schoen, A. J., Wielgosz, J., Nitschke, J. B., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). Elevated perceived threat is associated with reduced hippocampal volume in combat veterans. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 14888. doi:10.1038/s41598-01-51533-x
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Recent Publications

Coatsworth, J. D., Timpe, Z., Nix, R. L., Duncan, L. G., & Greenberg, M. T. (2018). Changes in mindful parenting: Associations with changes in parenting, parent-youth relationship quality, and youth behavior. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research9(4), 511-529. doi:10.1086/701148
Kim, E., Krägeloh, C. U., Medvedev, O. N., Duncan, L. G., & Singh, N. N. (2019). Interpersonal Mindfulness in Parenting scale: Testing the psychometric properties of a Korean version. Mindfulness, 10(3), 516-528. doi:10.1007/s12671-018-0993-1
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Recent Publications

Dunne, J, Thompson, E., & Schooler, J. (2019). Mindful meta-awareness: Sustained and non-propositional. Current Opinion in Psychology, 28.
Dunne, J. (in press). Pac-Man to the rescue: Conceptuality and non-conceptuality in the Dharmakīrtian Theory of Pseudo-Perception. Philosophy East & West.
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Recent Publications

McClintock, A. S., Goldberg, S. B., Coe, C. L., & Zgierska, A. E. (2019). Mindfulness practice predicts interleukin-6 responses to a mindfulness-based alcohol relapse prevention intervention. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment105, 57-63. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2019.07.018
Zoogman, S., Goldberg, S. B., Vousoura, E., Diamond, M., & Miller, L. (in press). Effectiveness of yoga-based interventions in anxiety disorders: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Spirituality in Clinical Practice.
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Recent Publications

Eddy, J. M., & Poehlmann-Tynan, J. (Eds.). (2019). Handbook on Children with Incarcerated Parents. Cham, Switzerland: Springer nature Switzerland AG. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-16707-3
Poehlmann-Tynan, J., Cuthrell, H., Weymouth, L., & Burnson, C. (2018). Incarcerated parents. In B. H. Fiese, M. Celano, K. Deater-Deckard, E. N. Jouriles, & M. A. Whisman (Eds.), APA handbooks in psychology® series. APA handbook of contemporary family psychology: Applications and broad impact of family psychology (pp. 503-521). Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association. doi:10.1037/0000100-031
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Poehlmann-Tynan, J., Engbretson, A., Vigna, A. B., Weymouth, L. A., Burnson, C. F., Zahn-Waxler, C., Gerstein, E., Fanning, K., & Raison, C. L. (2019). Cognitively-Based Compassion Training for parents reduces cortisol in infants and young children. Infant Mental Health Journal.
Quinn, A. M., Williams, A. R., Sivilli, T. I., Raison C. L., & Pace, T. W. W. (2018). The plasma interleukin-6 response to acute psychosocial stress in humans is detected by a magnetic multiplex assay: comparison to high-sensitivity ELISA. Stress21(4), 376-81. doi:10.1080/10253890.2018.1446518
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Recent Publications

Rosenkranz, M. A., Evans, M. D., Mumford, J. A., Esnault, S., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). The effect of asthma on activation of brain neurocircuits. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology143(2), AB7. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2018.12.021
Kral, T. R. A., Imhoff-Smith, T., Dean III, D. C., Grupe, D., Adluru, N., Patsenko, E., Mumford, J. A., Goldman, R., Rosenkrankz, M. A., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). Mindfulness-based stress reduction-related changes in posterior cingulate resting state connectivity. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience14(7), 777-787. doi:10.1093/scan/nsz050
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Recent Publications

Short, S. J., Willoughby, M. T., Camerota, M., Stephens, R. L., Steiner, R. J., Styner, M., & Gilmore, J. H. (in press). Individual differences in neonatal white matter are associated with executive function at 3 years of age. Brain Structure and Functiondoi:10.1007/s00429-019-01955-0
Green, C. S., Bavelier, D., Kramer, A. F., Vinogradov, S.,… Short, S. J.,… Witt, C. M. (2019). Improving methodological standards in behavioral interventions for cognitive enhancement. Perspectives in Cognitive Science. doi:10.1007/s41465-018-0115-y
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Scientists

Heather C. Abercrombie

Heather C. Abercrombie

Recent Publications

Plante, D. T., Birn, R. M., Walsh, E. C., Hoks, R. M., Cornejo, M. D., & Abercrombie, H. C. (2018). Reduced resting-state thalamostriatal functional connectivity is associated with excessive daytime sleepiness in persons with and without depressive disorders. Journal of Affective Disorders227, 517-520. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2017.11.054 PMCID: PMC5805569
Philippi, C. L., Cornejo, M. D., Frost, C. P., Walsh, E. C., Hoks, R. M., Birn, R., & Abercrombie, H. C. (2018). Neural and behavioral correlates of negative self-focused thought associated with depression. Human Brain Mapping39(5), 2246-2257. doi:10.1002/hbm.24003 PMCID: PMC5895491
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Cortland Dahl

Cortland Dahl

Recent Publications

Dahl, C. J. & Davidson, R. J. (2019). Mindfulness and the contemplative life: Pathways to connection, insight, and purpose. Current Opinion in Psychology, 28, 60-4doi:10.1016/j.copsyc.2018.11.007 PMCID: Policy Exempt -- not funded by NIH grants
Davidson, R. J. & Dahl, C. J. (2017). Outstanding challenges in scientific research on mindfulness and meditation. Perspectives on Psychological Science. 13(1), 62-65. doi: 10.1177/1745691617718358 PMCID: Policy Exempt -- not funded by NIH grants
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Robin Goldman

Robin Goldman

Recent Publications

Korb, S., Goldman, R., Davidson, R. J., & Niedenthal, P.M. (2019). Increased medial prefrontal cortex and decreased zygomaticus activation in response to disliked smiles suggest top-down inhibition of facial mimicry. Frontiers in Psychology10, 1715 doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2019.01715 PMCID: PMC6677088
Korponay, C., Dentico, D., Kral, T. R. A., Ly, M., Kruis, A., Davis, K., Goldman, R., Lutz, A., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). The effect of mindfulness meditation on impulsivity and its neurobiological correlates in healthy adults. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 11963. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-47662-y PMCID: PMC6700173
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Dan Grupe

Dan Grupe

Recent Publications

Grupe, D. W., Hushek, B. A., Davis, K., Schoen, A. J., Wielgosz, J., Nitschke, J. B., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). Elevated perceived threat is associated with reduced hippocampal volume in combat veterans. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 14888. doi:10.1038/s41598-01-51533-x
Grupe, D. W., McGehee, C., Smith, C., Francis, A. D., Mumford, J. A., & Davidson, R. J. (in press). Mindfulness training reduces PTSD symptoms and improves stress-related health outcomes in police officers. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology. doi:10.31231/osf.io/jk4e6
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Pelin Kesebir

Pelin Kesebir

Recent Publications

Kesebir, P., Gąsiorowska, A., Goldman, R., & Hirshberg, M. J., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). Emotional Style Questionnaire: A multidimensional measure of healthy emotionality. Psychological Assessment, 31(10), 1234-1246. doi:10.1037/pas0000745 NIHMSID: NIHMS1035912 
Goldberg, S. B., Flook, L., Hirshberg, M. J., Findley, D., Kesebir, P., Schaefer, S. M., & Davidson, R. J. (2017). Getting a grip on the handgrip task: Handgrip duration correlates with neuroticism but not conscientiousness. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01367 PMCID: PMC5554525
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Antoine Lutz

Antoine Lutz

Recent Publications

Dentico, D., Bachhuber, D., Riedner, B. A., Ferrarelli, F., Tononi, G., Davidson, R. J., & Lutz, A. (2018). Acute effects of meditation training on the waking and sleeping brain: Is it all about homeostasis? European Journal of Neuroscience, 48(6), 2310-21. doi:10.1111/ejn.14131 PMCID: PMC6534352
Baird, B., Castelnovo, A., Riedner, B., Lutz, A., Ferrarelli, F., Boly, M., Davidson, R. J., & Tononi, G. (2018). Human rapid eye movement sleep shows local increases in low-frequency oscillations and global decreases in high-frequency oscillations compared to resting wakefulness. eNeuro, 5(4), 1-11. doi:10.1523/ENEURO.0293-18.2018 PMCID: PMC6140120 
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Jeanette Mumford

Jeanette Mumford

Recent Publications

Rosenkranz, M. A., Evans, M. D., Mumford, J. A., Esnault, S., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). The effect of asthma on activation of brain neurocircuits. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology143(2), AB7. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2018.12.021
Grupe, D. W., McGehee, C., Smith, C., Francis, A. D., Mumford, J. A., & Davidson, R. J. (in press). Mindfulness training reduces PTSD symptoms and improves stress-related health outcomes in police officers. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology. doi:10.31231/osf.io/jk4e6
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Elena Patsenko

Elena Patsenko

Recent Publications

Kral, T. R. A., Imhoff-Smith, T., Dean III, D. C., Grupe, D., Adluru, N., Patsenko, E., Mumford, J. A., Goldman, R., Rosenkrankz, M. A., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). Mindfulness-based stress reduction-related changes in posterior cingulate resting state connectivity. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience14(7), 777-787. doi:10.1093/scan/nsz050
Westbrook, C., Patsenko, E. G., Mumford, J. A., Abramson, L. Y., & Davidson, R. J. (2018). Frontoparietal processing of stress-relevant information differs in individuals with a negative cognitive style. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 127(5), 437-447. doi:10.1037/abn0000355 PMCID: PMC6054475
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Stacey Schaefer

Stacey Schaefer

Recent Publications

Guerrero, J. M., Adluru, N., Bendlin, B. B., Goldsmith, H. H., Schaefer, S. M., Davidson, R. J., Kecskemeti, S. R., Zhang, H., & Alexander, A. L. (2019). Optimizing the intrinsic parallel diffusivity in NODDI: An extensive empirical evaluation. PLOS One14(9), e0217118. doi:10.1101/630541
Sommerfeldt, S. L., Schaefer, S. M., Brauer, M., Ryff, C. D., & Davidson, R. J. (2019). Individual differences in the association between subjective stress and heart rate are related to psychological and physical well-being. Psychological Sciencedoi:10.1177/0956797619849555 PMCID: PMC6657151
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Christy Wilson-Mendenhall

Christy Wilson-Mendenhall

Recent Publications

Wilson-Mendenhall, C., J. Dunne, & P. Condon. (2019). Achieving deep integration across disciplines: A process lens on investigating human flourishing. In N. Snow & D. Narvaez (Eds.), Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory: Self, Motivation, and Virtue Innovative Interdisciplinary Research. London, United Kingdom: Routledge. 
Wilson-Mendenhall, C. D. (2017). Constructing emotion through simulation. Current Opinion in Psychology, 17, 189-194. doi:10.1016/j.copsyc.2017.07.015
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