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Allen, J.J. (1986). A developmental approach to self-monitoring behavior.  Communication Monographs53, 277-288.


Allen, J.J., Chapman, L.J., & Chapman, J.C. (1987). Cognitive slippage and depression in hypothetically psychosis-prone college students. Journal of Nervous and Mental 

Allen, J.J., Chapman, L.J., Chapman, J.C., Vuchetich, J.P., & Frost, L.A. (1987). The prediction of psychotic-like symptoms in hypothetically psychosis-prone college students. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 96, 83-88.

Chapman, L.J., Chapman, J.C., & Allen, J.J. (1987). The measurement of foot preference. Neuropsychologia, 25, 579-584.


Depue, R.A., Arbisi, P., Krauss, S., Iacono, W.G., Leon, A., Muir, R., & Allen, J.J. (1990). Seasonal independence of low prolactin concentration and high spontaneous eye-blink rates in unipolar and bipolar II seasonal affective disorder. Archives of General Psychiatry, 47, 356-364.


Allen, J.J., Iacono, W.G., & Danielson, K.D. (1992). The identification of concealed memories using the event-related potential and implicit behavioral measures: A methodology for prediction in the face of individual differences. Psychophysiology, 29, 504-522.


Allen, J.J., Iacono, W.G., Depue, R.A., & Arbisi, P. (1993). Regional electroencephalographic asymmetries in bipolar seasonal affective disorder before and after exposure to bright light. Biological Psychiatry, 33, 642-646.


Schnyer, D.M., & Allen, J.J. (1995). Attention-related Electroencephalographic and Event-related Potential Predictors of Responsiveness to Suggested Posthypnotic Amnesia. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 43, 295-315.


Allen, J.J., Iacono, W.G., Laravuso, J.J., & Dunn, L.A. (1995). An Event-related Potential investigation of posthypnotic recognition amnesia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 104, 421-430.

Sponheim, S.S., Allen, J.J., & Iacono, W.G. (1995). Selected psychophysiological measures in depression: The significance of electrodermal activity, electroencephalographic asymmetries, and contingent negative variation to behavioral and neurobiological aspects of depression. In G. Miller (Ed.), The Behavioral High-Risk Paradigm in Psychopathology (pp. 222-249). New York: Springer-Verlag.


Allen, J.J.B., Law, H. & Laravuso, J.J. (1996). Items for assessing posthypnotic recognition amnesia with the HGSHS:A and the SHSS:C. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 44, 52-65.

van Hooff, J.C., Brunia, C.H.M. & Allen, J.J.B. (1996). Event-related potentials as indirect measures of recognition memory. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 21, 15-31.


Harmon-Jones, E., & Allen, J.J.B. (1997). Behavioral activation sensitivity and resting frontal EEG asymmetry: Covariation of putative indicators related to risk for mood disorders. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 106, 159-163.

Allen, J.J.B., & Iacono, W.G. (1997). A comparison of methods for the analysis of event-related potentials in deception-detection. Psychophysiology, 34, 234-240.

Schnyer, D.M., Allen, J.J.B., & Forster, K. (1997). An Event-Related Brain Potential Examination of Implicit Memory Processes: Masked and Unmasked Repetition Priming. Neuropsychology, 11, 243-260.

Wyatt, J.K., Bootzin, R.R., Allen, J.J.B., & Anthony, J.L. (1997). Mesograde amnesia during the sleep onset transition: replication and spectral correlates. Sleep, 20, 512-522.


Allen, J.J.B., & Schnyer, R.N. (1998). Depression and acupuncture. In: E.A. Blechman and K.D. Brownell (Eds.), Behavioral Medicine for Women: A comprehensive Handbook, (pp. 764-769). New York: Guilford Press.

Allen, J.J.B. (1998). DSM-IV. In H. Friedman, N. Adler, R. Parke, C. Peterson. R. Rosenthal, R.C. Silver, R. Schwarzer, & D. Speigel (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Mental Health (pp. 29-41), San Diego: Academic Press.

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Allen, J.J.B. (2001).  DSM-IV. In H.Friedman (Ed.), The Disorders: Specialty Articles from the Encyclopedia of Mental Health (pp.209-221), San Diego: Academic Press.

Allen, J.J.B. (2001).  DSM-IV. In H.Friedman (Ed.), Assessmen and Therapy:  Specialty Articles from the Encyclopedia of Mental Health (pp.189-201), San Diego: Academic Press.

Kline, J.P., Allen, J.J.B., & Schwartz, G.E. (1998). Is left frontal brain activation in defensiveness gender specific? Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 107, 149-153.

Harmon-Jones, E., & Allen, J.J.B. (1998). Anger and frontal brain activity: EEG asymmetry consistent with approach motivation despite negative affective valence. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 74, 1310-1316.

Kline, J.P., Schwartz, G.E., Allen, J.J.B., and Dikman, Z.V. (1998). Perceptual and electroencephalographic registration of masked emotional words in defensiveness: An exploratory study. Personality and Individual Differences, 24, 499-512.

Allen, J.J.B., Schnyer, R.N., & Hitt. S.K. (1998). The efficacy of acupuncture in the treatment of major depression in women. Psychological Science, 9, 397-401.

Reid, S.A., Duke, L.M., & Allen, J.J.B. (1998). Resting frontal electroencephalographic asymmetry in depression: Inconsistencies suggest the need to identify mediating factors. Psychophysiology, 35, 389-404.

Schwartz, G.E.R., Nelson, L., Russek, L.G.S., & Allen, J.J.B. (1998). Electrostatic body-motion registration and the human antenna-receiver effect: A new method for investigating interpersonal dynamical energy system interactions. Subtle Engergies, 7, 149-184.


Schnyer, D.M., Allen, J.J.B., Kaszniak, A.W., & Forster, K.I. (1999). An ERP examination of masked and unmasked repetition priming in Alzheimer's Disease: Implications for theories of implicit memory. Neuropsychology, 13, 1-15.

Moreno, F.A.,Gelenberg, A.J., Heninger, G.R., Potter, R.L., McKnight, K.M., Allen, J., Phillips, A.P., & Delgado, P.L. (1999). Tryptophan depletion and depressive vulnerability. Biological Psychiatry, 46, 498-505.


Dikman, Z.V., & Allen, J.J.B. (2000). Error monitoring during reward and avoidance learning in high and low-socialized individuals. Psychophysiology, 37, 43-54.

Lane, R.D., Nadel, L., Ahern, G., Allen, J.J.B., Kaszniak, A.W., Rapscak, S., & Schwartz, G.E.R. (Eds.) (2000). The Cognitive Neuroscience of Emotion. New York: Oxford University Press.

Lane, R.D., Nadel, L. Allen, J.J.B., & Kaszniak, A.W. (2000). The study of emotion from the perspective of cognitive neuroscience. In R.D. Lane, L. Nadel, G. Ahern, J.J.B. Allen, A.W. Kaszniak, S. Rapscak,& G.E.R. Schwartz, G.E.R. (Eds), The Cognitive Neuroscience of Emotion (pp3-11). New York: Oxford University Press.

Manber, R., Allen, J.J.B., Burton, K. & Kaszniak, A.W. (2000). Valence-dependent modulation psychophysiological measures: Is there consistency across repeated testing? Psychophysiology, 37, 683-692.

Allen, J.J.B. (2000). Depression and Acupuncture: A Controlled Clinical Trial. Psychiatric Times, 17(3), 72-75. (Invited submission)

Bohbot, V.D., Allen, J.J.B., & Nadel, L. (2000). Memory deficits characterized by patterns of lesions to the hippocampus and parahippocampal cortex. In H.E. Scharfman, and M.P. Witter, Menno P. et al. (Eds), The parahippocampal region: Implications for neurological and psychiatric diseases. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 911, 355-368.

Allen,J.J.B. & Movius, H.L. (2000). The objective assessment of amnesia in dissociative identity disorder using event-related potentials. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 21-41


Allen, J.J.B., & Iacono, W.G. (2001). Assessing the Validity of Amnesia in Dissociative Identity Disorder: A Dilemma for the DSM and the Courts. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law,7, 311‑344. (Invited manuscript).

Harmon-Jones, E., & Allen, J.J.B (2001). The role of affect in the mere exposure effect: Evidence from psychophysiological and individual differences approaches. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 889-898.

Newman, M.C., Allen, J.J.B., & Kaszniak, A.W. (2001). Tasks for assessing memory for temporal order versus memory for items in aging. Aging, Neuropsychology and Cognition, 8, 72‑78.

Schnyer, R.N. & Allen, J.J.B. (2001). Acupuncture in the Treatment of Major Depression: A Manual for Research and Practice. London: Harcourt-Brace Churchill Livingstone.

Allen, J.J.B., Harmon-Jones, E., & Cavender, J.H. (2001). Manipulation of frontal EEG asymmetry through biofeedback alters self-reported emotional responses and facial EMG. Psychophysiology, 38, 685–693.

Coan, J.A., Allen, J.J.B., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2001). Voluntary facial expression and hemispheric asymmetry over the frontal cortex. Psychophysiology, 38, 912-925.

Gallagher, S., Allen, J.J.B., Hitt, S.K., Schnyer, R.N., & Manber, R. (2001). Six-month depression relapse rates among women treated with acupuncture. Complementary Therapies in Medicine,9, 216-218.


Schnyer, R.N., & Allen, J.J.B. (2002). Depression and Mental Illness. In C.M. Cassidy and M. Micozzi (Eds.), Contemporary Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture (pp. 330-349). Philadelphia: Harcourt Brace Churchill Livingstone.

Payne, J.D., Nadel, L., Allen, J.J.B., Thomas, K.G.F., & Jacobs, W.J. (2002). The Effects of experimentally‑induced stress on false recognition. Memory, 10, 1-6.

Allen, J.J.B.  (2002) The role of psychophysiology in clinical assessment: ERPs in the evaluation of memory. Psychophysiology, 39, 261-280. (Invited manuscript)

Schnyer, R.N., & Allen, J.J.B. (2002).  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.  The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 8(5), 623-634.

Chambers, A.S., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2002). Vagal tone as indicator of treatment response in major depression. Psychohysiology, 39, 861-864.

O'Connor, M.F., Allen, J.J.B., and Kaszniak, A.W. (2002).  Autonomic and emotion regulation in bereavement and depression. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 52, 183-185.

Manber, R., Allen, J.J.B.,& Morris, M.M. (2002).  Alternative treatments for depression: empirical support and relevance to women. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 63(7), 628-40.


Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2003). The state and trait nature of frontal EEG asymmetry in emotion. In K. Hugdahl and R. J. Davidson (Eds.) The Asymmetrical Brain (pp.565-615), Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2003)  Frontal EEG asymmetry and the behavioral activation and inhibition systems. Psychophysiology, 40, 106-114.

Allen, J.J.B., & Dveirin, K.  (2003).  Mechanism of wart disappearance: An alternative hypothesis. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 157, 490.

Manber, R., Chambers, A.S., Hitt, S.K., McGahuey, C., Delgado, P. & Allen, J.J.B. (2003). Patients' perception of their depressive illness. Journal of Psychiatry Research,  37, 335-343.

Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2003).  Varieties of emotional experience during voluntary emotional facial expressions. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1000,375-379.


Allen, J.J.B., Urry, H.L., Hitt, S.K., & Coan, J.A. (2004).  The stability of resting frontal electroencephalographic asymmetry in depression. Psychophysiology,41,269-280.

Allen, J.J.B., Trujillo, L, & Dikman, Z.V. (2004). Assessing moderators and mediators of error-monitoring. In M. Ullsperger & M. Falkenstein (Eds.) Errors, Conflicts, and the Brain. Current Opinions on Performance Monitoring. Leipzig: Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kognitions-und Neurowissenschaften.

Allen, J.J.B., Coan, J.A., & Nazarian, M.  (2004) Issues and assumptions on the road from raw signals to metrics of frontal EEG asymmetry in emotion. Biological Psychology, 67,183-218.

Coan, J.A. & Allen, J.J.B. (2004). Frontal EEG asymmetry as a moderator and mediator of emotion. Biological Psychology, 67, 7-49.

Allen, J.J.B., & Kline, J.P. (2004).Frontal EEG asymmetry, emotion, and psychopathology: The first, and the next, twenty-five years. Biological Psychology, 67, 1-5.

Manber, R., Schnyer, R.N., Allen, J.J.B., Rush, A.J., & Blasey, C.D. (2004). Acupuncture: A promising treatment for depression during pregnancy. Journal of Affective Disorders. 83, 89-95.


Movius, H.L. & Allen, J.J.B. (2005)  Cardiac vagal tone, defensiveness, and motivational style. Biological Psychology, 68, 147-162.

O'Connor, M., Allen, J.J.B., & Kaszniak, A.W. (2005). Emotional disclosure for whom? A study of vagal tone in bereavement.  Biological Psychology, 68, 135-146.

Trujillo, L., Peterson, M.A., Kaszniak, A.W., and Allen, J.J.B. (2005). EEG phase synchrony differences across visual perception conditions may depend on recording and analysis methods. Clinical Neurophysiology, 116, 172-189.

Garriock, H.A., Allen, J.J.B., Delgado, P., Nahaz, Z., Kling, M.A., Carpenter, L., Burke, M., Burke, W., Schwartz, T., Marangell, L.B., Husain, M., Erickson, R.P., Moreno, F.A. (2005).  Lack of association of TPH2 exon XI polymorphisms with major depression and treatment resistance. Molecular Psychiatry, 10, 976-977.


Elgavish Accortt, E., & Allen, J.J.B. (2006). Frontal EEG asymmetry and premenstrual dysphoria. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 115, 179-184.

Demaree, H.A., Robinson, J.L., Pu, J., Allen, J.J.B. (2006). Strategies actually employed during response-focused emotion regulation research: Affective and physiological consequences. Cognition and Emotion, 20, 1248-1260.

Coan, J.A., Allen, J.J.B., & McKnight, P.E. (2006).  A capability model of individual differences in frontal EEG asymmetry. Biological Psychology, 72, 198-207. PMCID:PMC2835626

Allen, J.J.B., Schnyer, R.N., Chambers, A.S., Hitt, S.K., Moreno, F.M., & Manber, R. (2006).  Acupuncture for Depression: A Controlled Trial. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 67, 1665-1673.


Santerre, C., & Allen, J.J.B. (2007).  Methods for studying the psychophysiology of emotion.  In  J. Rottenberg & S.L. Johnson  (Eds.) Emotion and psychopathology: Bridging affective and clinical science (pp. 53-79). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (Eds.) (2007).  The Handbook Of Emotion Elicitation And Assessment.  New York: Oxford University Press.

Curtin, J.J., Lozano, D.L., & Allen, J.J.B (2007).  The Psychophysiology laboratory. In J.A. Coan and J.J.B. Allen (Eds.), The Handbook Of Emotion Elicitation And Assessment, New York: Oxford University Press.

Allen, J.J.B., Chambers, A.S., & Towers, D.N. (2007).  The many metrics of cardiac chronotropy: A pragmatic primer and a brief comparison of metrics.  Biological Psychology, 74, 243–262.

Chambers, A.S., & Allen, J.J.B. (2007).  Cardiac vagal control, emotion, psychopathology and health.  Biological Psychology, 74, 113–115.

Trujillo, L. & Allen, J.J.B. (2007).  Theta EEG dynamics of the error-related negativity.  Clinical Neurophysiology. 118, 645-668.

Rottenberg, J. Chambers, A.S., Allen, J.J.B., & Manber, R. (2007).  Cardiac vagal control in the severity and course of depression: The importance of symptomatic heterogeneity. Journal of Affective Disorders, 103, 173-179.

Chambers, A.S., & Allen, J.J.B. (2007).  Sex differences in cardiac vagal control in a depressed sample: Implications for differential cardiovascular mortality. Biological Psychology, 75, 32-36.

Schnyer, R.N., Chambers, A.S., Hitt, S.K., Moreno, F.M., Manber, R., & Allen, J.J.B. (2007).  Acupuncture for Major Depressive Disorder: Unconvincing Evidence for Efficacy in One Trial Highlights the Challenge of Research Designs. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 68(10), 1617.


Cavanagh, J., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2008).  Multiple aspects of the stress response under social evaluative threat: An electrophysiological investigation.  Psychoneuroendocrinology, 33,41–53.

Mertens, R. & Allen, J.J.B. (2008).  The role of psychophysiology in forensic assessments: Deception detection, ERPs and virtual reality mock crime scenarios. Psychophysiology,45, 286–298.PMID: 17995914

Allen, J.J.B. & Mertens, R. (2008). Limitations to the Detection of Deception: True and False recollections are Poorly Distinguished using an Event-related Potential Procedure. Social Neuroscience. DOI: 10.1080/17470910802109939

Forbes, C.E., Schmader, T., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2008).  The role of devaluing and discounting in performance monitoring: A neurophysiological study of minorities under threat. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, DOI 10.1093/scan/nsn012. PMCID: PMC2566773

Manber, R., Blasey, C., & Allen, J.J.B. (2008).  Depression symptoms during pregnancy.  Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 11, 43-48PMID: 18270654

Allen, J.J.B.  (2008).  Not devoid of forensic potential, but...  American Journal of Bioethics, 8, 27‑28. (Invited open peer commentary) PMID: 18236331

Kong, L.L., Allen, J.J.B., & Glisky, E.L.  (2008). Inter-identity memory transfer in Dissociative Identity Disorder, Journal of Abnormal Psychology117, 686–692. PMID: 18729620

Accortt, E.E., Freeman M.P., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2008).  Women and depression: Multiple perspectives on sex and gender differences. Journal of Women's Health, 1583-1590PMID: 19049352

Martens, A., Greenberg, J., & Allen, J.J.B. (2008). Self-esteem and autonomic physiology: Parallels between self-esteem and cardiac vagal tone as buffers of threat.  Personality and Social Psychology Review, 12(4),370-389PMID: 18927472


Cavanagh, J., & Allen, J.J.B. (2009).  Behavioral Inhibition System.  In D. Sander & K.R. Scherer (Eds.), Oxford Companion to Affective Sciences, pp. 73-74.  New York: Oxford University Press.

Cavanagh, J., & Allen, J.J.B. (2009).  Behavioral Activation System.  In D. Sander & K.R. Scherer (Eds.), Oxford Companion to Affective Sciences pp. 72-73.  New York: Oxford University Press.

Towers, D.N., & Allen, J.J.B. (2009).  A better estimate of the internal consistency reliability of frontal EEG asymmetry scores.  Psychophysiology, 46, 132–142. PMCID: PMC2743447

Cavanagh, J.F., Cohen, M.X., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2009).  Prelude to and resolution of an error:  EEG phase coherence reveals cognitive control dynamics during action monitoring.  Journal of Neuroscience, 29, 98‑105PMCID: PMC2742325

Allen, J.J.B., McKnight, K.M., Moreno, F.A., Demaree, H.A., & Delgado, P.L. (2009).  Alteration of frontal EEG asymmetry during tryptophan depletion predicts future depression. Journal of Affective Disorders,115,189-195PMCID: PMC2688527

Sbarra, D.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2009).  Decomposing depression: Do sleep disturbances lead changes in cognitive-affective symptom recovery?  Journal of Abnormal Psychology,118, 171-182. PMID: 19222323

Allen, J.J.B. & Mertens, R. (2009). Limitations to the Detection of Deception: True and False recollections are Poorly Distinguished using an Event-related Potential Procedure. Social Neuroscience, 4(6), 473-490. DOI: 10.1080/17470910802109939 PMID: 18633842

Gründler, T.O.J., Cavanagh, J.F., Figueroa, C.M., Frank, M.J., & Allen,  J.J.B.  (2009) Task-related dissociation in ERN amplitude.  Neuropsychologia, 47,.  1978-1987. PMCID: PMC2680784


Hasler, B.P., Allen, J.J.B., Sbarra, D.A., Bootzin, R.R., & Bernert, R.A.  (2010) Morningness-eveningness and depression: Preliminary evidence for the role of BAS and positive affect.  Psychiatry Research.176, 166-173.  PMCID: PMC2844473

Harlé, K.M., Allen, J.J.B., & Sanfey, A.G. (2010).  The Impact of Depression on Social Economic Decisions.  Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 440-446. PMCID: PMC2869467.

Manber, R., Schnyer, R.N., Lyell1, D., Chambers, A.S., Caughey, A.B., Druzin, M., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2010).  Acupuncture for Depression During Pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial.  Obstet Gynecol 115, 511-520. PMID: 20177281

Cavanagh, J.F., Frank, M.J., Klein, B.A., & Allen. J.J.B. (2010).  Frontal Theta links prediction errors to behavioral adaptation in reinforcement learning.  Neuroimage, 49, 3198–3209. PMCID: PMC2818688

Bismark, A.W., Moreno, F.A., Stewart, J.L., Towers, D.N., Coan, J.A., Oas, J, Erickson, R.P., & Allen, J.J.B. (2010).  Polymorphisms of the 5HT1A allele are linked to frontal brain electrical asymmetry.  Biological Psychology, 83, 153–158.  PMCID: PMC2845287

Trujillo, L.T., Allen, J.J.B., Schnyer, D.M., & Peterson, M.A. (2010) Neurophysiological evidence for the influence of past experience on figure-ground perception. Journal of Vision, 10, 1-21PMID: 20462306

Stewart, J.L., Bismark, A.W., Towers, D.N., Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2010).   Resting frontal EEG asymmetry as an endophenotype for depression risk: Sex-specific patterns of frontal brain asymmetry. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119 ,502-512.  PMCID: PMC2916182

Martens, A., Greenberg. J., Allen, J.J.B., Hayes, J., Schimel, J., & Johns, M. (2010). Self-esteem and autonomic physiology: Self-esteem levels predict cardiac vagal tone., Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 573-584 .

Mikhail, M., El-Ayat, K., El Kaliouby, R., Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2010). Emotion detection using noisy EEG data.In H. Saito, J.M. Seigneur, G. Moreau, and P. Mistry  (Eds.). Proceedings of the 1st Augmented Human International Conference, AH 2010, ACM Press, 1-7.

Cavanagh, J.F., Gründler, T.O.J., Frank, M.J., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2010).  Altered cingulate sub-region activation accounts for task-related dissociation in ERN amplitude as a function of obsessive-compulsive symptoms. Neuropsychologia, 48, 2098–2109PMCID: PMC2876228

Cavanagh, J.F., Frank, M.J., & Allen. J.J.B. (2010).  Social stress reactivity alters reward and punishment learning.  Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience . doi: 10.1093/scan/nsq041. PMID: 20453038

Accortt, E.E., Stewart, J.L., Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2010).  Prefrontal brain asymmetry and pre-menstrual dysphoric disorder symptomatology, Journal of Affective Disorders, 128, 178-183. PMCID: PMC2994967

Allen, J.J.B., & Cohen, M.X. (2010). Deconstructing the “resting” state: Exploring the temporal dynamics of frontal alpha asymmetry as an endophenotype for depression.  Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 4:232,  doi:10.3389/fnhum.2010.00232. PMCID: PMC3017362


Stewart, J.L., Towers, D.N., Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2011). The oft-neglected role of parietal EEG asymmetry and risk for major depressive disorder. Psychophysiology, 48, 82–95. PMCID: PMC3000438

Stewart, J.L., Coan, J.A., Towers, D.N., & Allen, J.J.B. (2011). Frontal EEG asymmetry during emotional challenge differentiates individuals with and without lifetime major depressive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 129, 167-174. PMCID: PMC3021630

Allen, J.J.B. Clinical applications of the Concealed Information Test. (2011). In B. Verschuere, G. Ben-Shakhar, & E. Meijer (Eds.). Memory Detection: Theory and application of the Concealed Information Test, pp231-252. Oxford: Cambridge University Press.

Accortt, E.E., Bismark, A., Schneider, T.R., & Allen, J.J.B. (2011) Diagnosing Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder: The Reliability Of A Structured Clinical Interview. Archives of Women's Mental Health. 14, 265-267. PMID: 21336934  Copy of Interview available for download.

Gustafson, K.M., Allen, J.J.B., Yeh, H., & May, L.E. (2011). Characterization of the fetal diaphragmatic magnetomyogram and the effect of breathing movements on cardiac metrics of rate and variability. Early Human Development, 87, 467–47. PMCID: PMC3114157

Cavanagh, J.F., Bismark, A.J., Frank, M.J., & Allen, J.J.B. (2011).  Larger error signals in Major Depression are associated with better avoidance learning. Frontiers in Cognition, 2:331. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00331.


Wu, L., Allen, J.J.B., & Pauli, P. (2012).  Recognition of facial expressions in individuals with elevated levels of depressive symptoms: An eye-movement study.  Depression Research and Treatment, vol. 2012, Article ID 249030, 7 pages, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/249030. 

Cavanagh, J.F., Zambrano-Vazquez, L., & Allen, J.J.B. (2012). Theta Lingua Franca: A common mediofrontal substrate for action monitoring processes.Psychophysiology, 49, 220-238.

Kogan, A.V., Allen, J.J.B., & Weihs, K.L. (2012). Cardiac vagal control as a prospective predictor of anxiety in women diagnosed with breast cancer. Biological Psychology, 90, 105-111. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2012.02.019

Gustafson, K.M., May, L.E.,  Yeh, H., Million, S.K., & Allen, J.J.B. (2012).  Fetal cardiac autonomic control during breathing and non-breathing epochs: The effect of maternal exercise. Early Human Development, 88, 539-546.

Matsuda, I., Nittono, H., & Allen, J.J.B. (2012).  The current and future status of the Concealed Information Test for field use. Frontiers in Cognitive Science. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00532

Velo, J.R., Stewart, J.L., Hasler, B.P., Towers, D.N., & Allen, J.J.B. (2012). Should it matter when we record? Time of year and time of day as factors influencing frontal EEG asymmetry. Biological Psychology, 91, 283-291.  PMCID: PMC3530616, doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2012.06.010.


Mikhail, M., El-Ayat, K., Coan, J.A., & Allen, J.J.B. (2013). Using minimal number of electrodes for emotion detection using brain signals produced from a new elicitation technique.International Journal on Autonomous and Adaptive Communication Systems, 6, 80-97. 

Bismark, A.W., Hajcak, G., Whitworth, N.M., & Allen, J.J.B. (2013). The role of outcome expectations in the generation of the Feedback-related Negativity. Psychophysiology, 50,  125-133. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8986.2012.01490.x 

Matsuda, I., Nittono, H., & Allen, J.J.B. (2013). Detection of concealed information by frontal EEG asymmetry.  Neuroscience Letters, , 537, 55-59. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2013.01.029

Accortt, E.E., Kogan, A.V., & Allen, J.J.B. (2013). Personal history of Major Depression may put women at risk for Pre-menstrual Dysphoric Disorder Symptomatology.  Journal of Affective Disorders, 150, 1234-1237doi:10.1016/j.jad.2013.05.091

Lane, R.D., Weidenbacher, H, Smith R., Fort, C., Thayer, J.F., & Allen, J.J.B. (2013). Subgenual Anterior Cingulate Cortex Activity Covariation with Cardiac Vagal Control Is Altered in Depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 150, 565-570. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2013.02.005.

Allen, J.J.B. (2013). Never Trust the Polygraph.  The Writ, the official publication of the Pima County Bar Association.


Mussel, P., Hewig, J., Allen, J.J.B., Coles, M.G.H., & Miltner, W.H.R. (2014). Smiling Faces Sometimes, they don’t tell the Truth: Facial Expression in the Ultimatum Game Impacts Decision-Making and Event-related Potentials. Psychophysiology, 51, 358-363. doi:10.1111/psyp.12184

Stewart, J.L., Coan, J.A., Towers, D.N., & Allen, J.J.B. (2014).Resting and Task-Elicited Prefrontal Brain Asymmetry in Depression: Support for the Capability Model. Psychophysiology, 51, 446-455. doi:10.1111/psyp.12191

Sanguinetti, J.L., Allen, J.J.B., & Peterson, M.A. (2014).  The ground side of an object: Perceived as shapeless yet processed for semantics. Psychological Science, 25, 256-264. doi: 10.1177/0956797613502814

Cavanagh, J.F., Sanguinetti, J.L., Allen, J.J.B., Sherman, S.J., & Frank, M.J. (2014). The subthalamic nucleus contributes to post error slowing. Jounral of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26. 2637–2644. doi:10.1162/jocn_a_00659

Zambrano-Vazquez, L. & Allen, J.J.B. (2014).  Differential contributions of worry, anxiety, and obsessive compulsive symptoms to ERN amplitudes in response monitoring and reinforcement learning tasks.  Neuropsychologia, 61, 197–209. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2014.06.023

Smith, R., Allen, J.J.B., Thayer, J.F., Fort, C., & Lane, R.D. (2014). Increased association over time between regional frontal lobe BOLD change magnitude and cardiac vagal control with sertraline treatment for major depression Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 224, 225-233. doi:10.1016/j.pscychresns.2014.08.015

Sanguinetti, J. L., Smith, E., Allen, J. J. B., Hameroff, S. (2014). Human brain stimulation with transcranial ultrasound (TUS); Potential applications for mental health. In Bioelectromagnetic Medicine. New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.

Gustafson, K. M., May, L. E., & Allen, J. J. B. (2014). Heart rate variability as a proxy for fetal programming: The effect of maternal exercise. In 2014 8th Conference of the European Study Group on Cardiovascular Oscillations, ESGCO 2014 (pp. 33-34). [6847505] IEEE Computer Society. DOI: 10.1109/ESGCO.2014.6847505


Forbes, C.E., Leitner, J., Duran-Jordan, K., Magerman, A., Schmader, T., & Allen, J.J.B. (2015).  Spontaneous Default Mode Network phase-locking moderates performance perceptions under stereotype threat. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience10, 994-1002. doi:10.1093/scan/nsu145

Alkozei, A., Creswell, C., Cooper, P.J., & Allen, J.J.B (2015). Heart rate and respiratory sinus arrhythmia in childhood anxiety disorders: Associations with state anxiety and social anxiety disorder.  Journal of Affective Disorders. 175, 25-33. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2014.11.056.

Allen, J.J.B., & Reznik, S.J. (2015).  Frontal asymmetry as a promising marker of depression vulnerability: Summary and methodological consideration. Current Opinion in Psychology, 4, 93–97. doi:10.1016/j.copsyc.2014.12.017

Schafer, S.M., Wager, T.D., Mercado, R.A. Jr., Thayer, J.F., Allen, J.J.B., & Lane, R.D. (2015) Medial visceromotor network dysfunction in Major Depression is partially ameliorated by sertraline. Psychosomatic Medicine.77, 752-761.

Stanton, A.L., Wiley, J.F., Krull, J.L., Crespi, C.M., Hammen, C, Allen, J.J.B., Barrón, M.L., Jorge, A., & Weihs, K.L. (2015). Depressive episodes, symptoms, and trajectories in women recently diagnosed with breast cancer         Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 154, 105-115.

Smith, R., Allen, J.J.B., Thayer, J.F., & Lane, R.D. (2015).  Altered functional connectivity between medial prefrontal cortex and the inferior brainstem in major depression during appraisal of subjective emotional responses: A preliminary study.  Biological Psychology, 108, 13-24.

Bohbot, V.D., Allen, J.J.B., Dagher, A., Dumoulin, S., Evans, A., Petrides, M., Kalina, M., Stepankova, K., & Nadel, L. (2015). Role of the parahippocampal cortex in memory for the configuration but not the identity of objects: converging evidence from patients with selective thermal lesions and fMRI. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 9.

Breitborde, N.J.K,, Dawley, D., Bell, E.K., Vanuk, J., Allen, J.J.B., & Lane, R.D. (2015).  A personalized paced-breathing intervention to increase heart rate variability among individuals with first-episode psychosis following stress exposure. Schizophrenia Research, 169, 496-497, doi:10.1016/j.schres.2015.11.005

Chen, K., Fink, W., Roveda, J., Lane, R.D., Allen, J.J.B., & Vanuk, J.R. (2015). Wearable sensor based stress management using integrated respiratory and ECG waveforms. 2015 IEEE 12th International Conference on Wearable and Implantable Body Sensor Networks (BSN). doi: 10.1109/BSN.2015.7299369



May, L.E., Allen, J.J.B., & Gustafson, K.E. (2016). Fetal and maternal cardiac responses to physical activity and exercise during pregnancy, Early Human Development, 94,49-52. DOI:10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2016.01.005

Sanguinetti, J.L., Trujillo, L.T., Schnyer, D.M., Allen, J.J.B., & Peterson, M.A. (2016). Increased alpha band activity indexes inhibitory competition across a border during figure assignment. Vision Research, 128,120-130. DOI:10.1016/j.visres.2015.06.008

Smith, R, Allen, J.J.B., Thayer, J.F., & Lane, R.D. (2016). Regional frontal lobe response magnitudes during affective shifting covary with resting heart rate variability in healthy volunteers: A preliminary report. Journal of Psychophysiology, 165-174. DOI:10.1027/0269-8803/a000166.

Smith, E.E.,  Zambrano-Vazquez, L., & Allen, J.J.B. (2016). 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. Neuropsychologia, 85, 118-126.

Janssen, C.H.W, Lowry, C.A., Mehl, M., Allen, J.J.B., Kelly, K.L., Gartner, D.E., Medrano, A. Begay, T.K., Rentscher, K., White, J.J., Fridman, A., Roberts, L.J., Robbins, M.L., Hanusch, K., Cole, S.P., & Raison, C.L. (2016). Whole body hyperthermia for the treatment of major depressive disorder: A randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled trial. JAMA Psychiatry73(8), 789-95. DOI:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.1031.

Mussel, P., Ulrich, N., Allen, J.J.B., Osinsky, R., & Hewig, J. (2016).  Patterns of theta oscillation reflect the neural basis of individual differences in epistemic motivation. Scientific Reports, 6:29245.  DOI:10.1038/srep29245


Smith, E.E., Reznik, S.J, Stewart, J.L., & Allen, J.J.B. (2017). Assessing and conceptualizing frontal EEG asymmetry: An updated primer on recording, processing, analyzing, and interpreting frontal alpha asymmetry.  International Journal of Psychophysiology, 111, 98-114. DOI:10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2016.11.005

Bourassa, K.J., Allen, J.J.B., Mehl, M.R., & Sbarra, D.A. (2017). Narrative expressive writing decreases heart rate and increases heart rate variability following marital separation. Psychosomatic Medicine, 79, 697-705. DOI: 10.1097/PSY.0000000000000475


Reznik, S.J., & Allen, J.J.B. (2018). Frontal asymmetry as a mediator and moderator of emotion: An updated review. Psychophysiology. 2018;55: e12965.  DOI:10.1111/psyp.12965

Smith, E.E., Cavanagh, J.F., & Allen, J.J.B. (2018). Intracranial source activity (eLORETA) related to scalp-level asymmetry scores and depression status. Psychophysiology. 2018;55:e13019. DOI:10.1111/psyp.13019

Allen, J.J.B., Keune. P.M., Schönenberg, M., & Nusslock, R. (2018). Frontal EEG alpha asymmetry and emotion: From neural underpinnings and methodological considerations to psychopathology and social cognition. Psychophysiology. 2018;55:e13028. . DOI:10.1111/psyp.13028

Do Carmo Blanco, N., & Allen, J.J.B. (in press).  Guidance of spatial attention during associative learning: contributions of predictability and intention to learn. Psychophysiology, 55, e13077. DOI:10.1111/psyp.13077

Kromenacker, B.W., Sanova, A.A., Marcus, F.I., Allen, J.J.B., & Lane, R.D.  (2018). Vagal mediation of low frequency heart rate variability during slow yogic breathing. Psychosomatic Medicine, 80, 581-587.

Stewart, J.L., & Allen, J.J.B. (2018). Resting frontal brain asymmetry is linked to future depressive symptoms in women.  Biological Psychology, 136, 161-167. PMCID: PMC6084483  DOI:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2018.06.004


Smith, E.E., & Allen, J.J.B. (2019) Theta-band functional connectivity and single-trial cognitive control in sports-related concussion: Demonstration of proof-of-concept for a potential biomarker of concussion.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 25, 314-323. PMID: 29023805, DOI:10.1017/S135561771800108X

Cavanagh, J.F., Bismark, A.J., Frank, M.J., & Allen, J.J.B. (2019). Multiple dissociations between co-morbid depression and anxiety on reward and punishment processing: Evidence from computationally-informed EEG. Computational Psychiatry, 3, 1-17. DOI:10.1162/cpsy_a_00024

Beevers, C.G., Mullarkey, M.C., Dainer-Best, J., Stewart, R.A., Labrada, J., Allen, J.J.B., McGeary, J.E., & Shumamke, J. (2019). Association between negative cognitive bias and depression: A symptom level approach. Journal of Abnormal Psychology. DOI: 10.1037/abn0000405

Herring, D. R., Allen, J.J.B., Guereca, Y, & Crites, S.L. (2019).  An intra-individual approach for detecting evaluation with event-related potentials.  International Journal of Psychophysiology, 141, 65-75. DOI:10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2019.05.004  

Vanuk. J.R., Alkozei, A., Raikes, A.C., Allen, J.J.B., &. Killgore, W.D.S.  (2019).  Ability-based Emotional Intelligence is associated with greater cardiac vagal control and reactivity. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 13, 181. DOI: 10.3389/fnhum.2019.00181

Do Carmo Blanco, N., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2019) Neural correlates of cue predictiveness during intentional and incidental paired-associate learning: A time-frequency study. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 143, 80-87. DOI:10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2019.06.010

Zambrano-Vazquez, L., Szabo, Y.Z., Santerre, C.L., & Allen, J.J.B. (2019).  Suppress or Accept? A pilot study to evaluate the effect of coping strategies on ERN amplitude among individuals with obsessive-compulsive traits.  Acta Neuropsychologica, 17, 283-301.

2020 and in press

Smith, E.E., Schüller, T., Huys, D., Baldermann, J.C., Ullsperger, M., Allen, J.J.B., Visser-Vandewalle, V., Kuhn, J. & Gruendler, T.O.J. (2020).  Prefrontal delta oscillations during deep brain stimulation predict treatment success in patients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.  Brain Stimulation, 13, 259-261. DOI:10.1016/j.brs.2019.09.008

Curham, K.J., & Allen, J.J.B. (in press). Logic behind EEG Frequency Analysis: Basic Electricity and Assumptions.  In P. Gable (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook on EEG frequency.

Czamanski-Cohen, J., Galili, G., & Allen, J.J.B. (2020).  Examining changes in HRV and emotion following art-making with three different art materials. Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE), 155, e60376. DOI: 10.3791/60376

Sanguinetti, J.L., Hameroff, S., Smith, E.E., Sato, T., Daft, C.M.W., Tyler, W.J., & Allen, J.J.B. (2020). Transcranial focused ultrasound of the right prefrontal cortex improves mood and alters functional connectivity in humans.  Frontiers in Human Neuroscience – Brain Imaging and Stimulation. DOI: 10.3389/fnhum.2020.00052

Goldstein, M.R., Lewin, R.K., Bailey,E.F, & Allen, J.J.B.  (in press).  Improvements in well-being and cardiac stress metrics following a yogic breathing workshop: A randomized controlled trial with active comparison. The Journal of American College Health

Helm. P., Medrano, M., Allen, J.J.B., & Greenberg, J. (in press). Existential isolation, loneliness, depression, and suicide ideation in young adults. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology

Reznik, S. J.,  Sanguinetti, J.L., Tyler, W.J., Daft, C., & Allen, J.J.B. (2020). A double-blind pilot study of transcranial ultrasound (TUS) as a five-day intervention: TUS mitigates worry among depressed participants. Neurology, Psychiatry and Brain Research, 37, 60-66.  DOI: 10.1016/j.npbr.2020.06.004

Smith, E.E., Schüller, T., Huys, D., Baldermann, J.C., Andrade, P., Allen, J.J.B., Visser-Vandewalle, V., Ullsperger, M., Gruendler, T.O.J., & Kuhn, J.  (in press). A brief demonstration of frontostriatal connectivity in refractory OCD patients with intracranial electrodes.  NeuroImage.