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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.


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

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., & Allen, J.J.B.  (2020).  Improvements in well-being and cardiac metrics of stress following a yogic breathing workshop: Randomized controlled trial with active comparison. The Journal of American College Health. DOI: 10.1080/07448481.2020.1781867

Helm. P., Medrano, M., Allen, J.J.B., & Greenberg, J. (2020). Existential isolation, loneliness, depression, and suicide ideation in young adults. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 39, 641–674.

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 NIHMSID:1644140

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.  (2020). A brief demonstration of frontostriatal connectivity in refractory OCD patients with intracranial electrodes.  NeuroImage, 220, 117138. DOI:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.117138
Rodrigues, J., Allen, J.J.B., Müller, M., & Hewig, J. (2021).  Methods matter: An examination of factors that moderate predictions of the capability model concerning the relationship of frontal asymmetry to trait measures.  Biological Psychology, 151, 1079932. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2020.107993



McNamara ME, Shumake J, Stewart RA, Labrada J, Alario A, Allen JJB, Palmer R, Schnyer DM, McGeary JE, Beevers CG. (2021). Multifactorial prediction of depression diagnosis and symptom dimensions. Psychiatry Research. Apr;298:113805. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2021.113805. Epub 2021 Feb 13. 

Rodrigues, J., Weiß1, M., Hewig, J.S., Mussel, P., & Allen, J.J.B. (2021). EPOS: EEG processing open-source scripts. Frontiers in Neuroscience. DOI:10.3389/fnins.2021.660449,

Ehrmann K., Allen J.J.B., Moreno F.A. (2021) Psilocybin for the Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders. In:  Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.


2022 and in press

Ku, L., Allen, J.J.B., & Lai, V. T. Attention and regulation during emotional word comprehension in older adults: Evidence from event-related potentials and brain oscillations. Brain and Language, 227, 105086.

Smith, R., Steklis, H.D., Steklis, N., Weihs, K.L., Allen, J.J.B, & Lane, R.D. (2022). Lower emotional awareness is associated with greater early adversity and faster life history strategy. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences.

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.