2019 and in press

Quarmley, M., Nelson, B. D., Clarkson, T., White, L., & Jarcho, J. M. (in press). I knew you weren’t going to like me? Neural Response to Accurately Predicting Rejection is associated with Anxiety and Depression. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience.

Keifer, C., Hajcak, G., Hauschild, K. M., Nelson, B. D., & Lerner, M. D. (in press). Differences in the late positive potential and P300 to emotional faces in individuals with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.

Jin, J., Sabharwal, A., Infantolino, Z., Jarcho, J. M., & Nelson, B. D. (in press). Time-frequency delta activity to social feedback demonstrates differential associations with depression and social anxiety symptoms. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience.

Burani, K., Klawohn, J., Levinson, A., Klein, D. N., Nelson, B. D., & Hajcak, G. (in press). Neural responses to rewards, stress and sleep disturbance interact to prospectively predict depressive symptoms in adolescent girls. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.

Kessel, E. M., Nelson, B. D., Finsaas, M., Kujawa, A., Meyer, A., Hajcak, G., … Klein, D. N. (in press). Parenting style, exposure to natural disaster-related stress and the development of neural reactivity to threat and reward in children. Development and Psychopathology.

Luking, K. R., Infantolino, Z. P., Nelson, B. D., & Hajcak, G. (2019). Age-typical changes in neural reward response are moderated by maternal anhedonia. Psychophysiology, 56e13358.

Kuzava, S., Nissim, G., Frost, A., Nelson, B., & Bernard, K. (2019). Latent profiles of maternal neural response to infant emotional stimuli: Associations with maternal sensitivity. Biological Psychology, 143, 113-120.

Burani, K., Mulligan, E., Klawohn, J., Luking, K., Nelson, B., & Hajcak, G. (2019). Longitudinal increases in reward-related neural activity in adolescence: Evidence from event-related potentials (ERPs). Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 36, 100620.

Mackin, D. M., Kotov, R., Perlman, G., Nelson, B. D., Goldstein, B. L., Hajcak, G., & Klein, D. N. (2019). Reward processing and future life stress: Stress generation pathway to depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 128, 305-314.

Mulligan, E. M., Hajcak, G., Klawohn, J., Nelson, B., & Meyer, A. (2019). Effects of menstrual cycle phase on associations between the error-related negativity and checking symptoms in women. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 103, 233-240.

2018

Luking, K. R., Nelson, B. D., Infantolino, Z. P., Sauder, C. L., & Hajcak, G. (2018). Ventral striatal function interacts with positive and negative life events to predict concurrent youth depressive symptoms. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 3, 937-946.

Mulligan, E., Nelson, B. D., Infantolino, Z. P., Luking, K. R., Sharma, R., & Hajcak, G. (2018). Effects of menstrual cycle phase on electrocortical response to reward and depressive symptoms in women. Psychophysiology, 55, e13268.

Meyer, A., Nelson, B. D., Perlman, G., Klein, D. N., & Kotov, R. (2018). A neural biomarker, the error-related negativity, predicts the first onset of generalized anxiety disorder in a large sample of adolescent females. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 59, 1162-1170.

Speed, B. C., Nelson, B. D., Levinson, A. R., Perlman, G., Klein, D. N., Kotov, R., & Hajcak, G. (2018). Extraversion, neuroticism, and the electrocortical response to monetary rewards in adolescent girls. Biological Psychology, 136, 111-118.

Kessel, E. M., Nelson, B. D., Kujawa, A. J., Hajcak, G., Kotov, R., Bromet, E., Carlson, G. A., & Klein, D. N. (2018). Hurricane Sandy exposure alters the development of neural reactivity to negative stimuli in children. Child Development, 89, 339-348.

Distefano, A., Jackson, F., Levinson, A., R., Infantolino, Z. P., Jarcho, J. M., & Nelson, B. D. (2018). A comparison of the electrocortical response to monetary and social reward. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 13, 247-255.

Stevens, E. S., Weinberg, A., Nelson, B. D., Meissel, E. E. E., & Shankman, S. A. (2018). The effect of panic disorder versus anxiety sensitivity on event-related potentials during the anticipation of threat. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 54, 1-10.

Nelson, B. D., Infantolino, Z. P., Klein, D. N., Perlman, G., Kotov, R., & Hajcak, G. (2018). Time-frequency reward-related delta prospectively predicts adolescent-onset depression. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience & Neuroimaging, 3, 41-49.

Nelson, B. D., Kessel, E. M., Klein, D. K., & Shankman, S. A. (2018). Depression symptom dimensions and asymmetrical cortical activity while anticipating reward. Psychophysiology, 55, e12892.

2017

Speed, B. C., Jackson, F., Nelson, B. D., Infantolino, Z. P., & Hajcak, G. (2017). Unpredictability increases the error-related negativity in children and adolescents. Brain and Cognition, 119, 25-31.

Nelson, B. D., Jackson, F., Amir, N., & Hajcak, G. (2017). Attention bias modification reduces neural correlates of response monitoring. Biological Psychology, 129, 103-110.

Parisi, E., Hajcak, G., Aneziris, E., & Nelson, B. D. (2017). Effects of anticipated emotional category and temporal predictability on the startle reflex. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 119, 67-72.

Nelson, B. D., & Hajcak, G. (2017). Defensive motivation and attention in anticipation of different types of predictable and unpredictable aversive stimuli: A startle and event-related potential investigation. Psychophysiology, 54, 1180-1194.

Faust, K., Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., & Pliskin, N. H. (2017). Depression and performance on the Repeatable Battery for the Assessment of Neuropsychological Status. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 24, 350-356.

Jackson, F., Nelson, B. D., Meyer, A., & Hajcak, G. (2017). Pubertal development and anxiety risk independently relate to startle habituation during fear conditioning in 8 to 14 year-old females. Developmental Psychobiology, 59, 436-448.

Luking, K. R., Nelson, B. D., Infantolino, Z. P., Sauder, C. L., & Hajcak, G. (2017). Internal consistency of fMRI and EEG measures of reward in late childhood and early adolescence. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 2, 289-297.

Levinson, A. R., Speed, B., Nelson, B. D., Bress, J. N., & Hajcak, G. (2017). Authoritarian parenting predicts reduced electrocortical response to adolescent offspring rewards. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 12, 363-371.

Nelson, B. D., & Hajcak, G. (2017). Anxiety and depression symptom dimensions demonstrate unique associations with the startle reflex in anticipation of unpredictable threat in 8 to 14 year-old girls. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 45, 397-410.

2016

Nelson, B. D., Perlman, G., Klein, D. N., Kotov, R., & Hajcak, G. (2016). Blunted neural response to rewards as a prospective predictor of the development of depression in adolescent girls. American Journal of Psychiatry, 173, 1223-1230.

Gorka, S. M., Nelson, B. D., Phan, K. L., & Shankman, S. A. (2016). Intolerance of uncertainty and insula activation during the anticipation of reward. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 16, 929-939.

Nelson, B. D., Liu, H., Sarapas, C., & Shankman, S. A. (2016). Intolerance of uncertainty mediates the relationship between panic and the startle reflex in anticipation of unpredictable threat. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 7, 172-189.

Bjorkquist, O. A., Olsen, E. K., Nelson, B. D., & Herbener, E. S. (2016). Altered amygdala-prefrontal connectivity during emotion perception in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 175, 35-41.

Speed, B. C., Nelson, B. D., Auerbach, R. P., Klein, D. N., & Hajcak, G. (2016). Depression risk and electrocortical reactivity during self-referential emotional processing in 8 to 14 year-old girls. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 125, 607-619.

Nelson, B. D., Kessel, E. M., Jackson, F., & Hajcak, G. (2016). The impact of an unpredictable context and intolerance of uncertainty on the electrocortical response to monetary gains and losses. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 16, 153-163.

Nelson, B. D., & Shankman, S. A. (2016). Visuospatial and mathematical dysfunction in major depressive disorder and/or panic disorder: A study of parietal functioning. Cognition & Emotion, 30, 417-429.

Chin, B., Nelson, B. D., Jackson, F., & Hajcak, G. (2016). Intolerance of uncertainty and startle potentiation in relation to different threat reinforcement rates. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 99, 79-84.

Jackson, F., Nelson, B. D., & Hajcak, G. (2016). The uncertainty of errors: Intolerance of uncertainty is associated with error-related brain activity. Biological Psychology, 113, 52-58.

2015

Nelson, B. D., Bjorkquist, O. A., Olsen, E. K., & Herbener, E. S. (2015). Schizophrenia symptom and functional correlates of anterior cingulate cortex activation to emotional stimuli: An fMRI investigation. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 234, 285-291.

Nelson, B. D., Jackson, F., Amir, N., & Hajcak, G. (2015). Single-session attention bias modification and error-related brain activity. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 15, 776-786.

Nelson, B. D., Weinberg, A., Pawluck, J., Gawlowska, M., & Proudfit, G. H. (2015). An event-related potential investigation of fear generalization and intolerance of uncertainty. Behavior Therapy, 46, 661-670.

Nelson, B. D., Perlman, G., Hajcak, G., Klein, D. N., & Kotov, R. (2015). Familial risk for distress and fear disorders and emotional reactivity in adolescence: An event-related potential investigation. Psychological Medicine, 45, 2545-2556.

Nelson, B. D., Hodges, A., Hajcak, G., & Shankman, S. A. (2015). Anxiety sensitivity and the anticipation of predictable and unpredictable threat: Evidence from the startle response and event-related potentials. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 33, 62-71.

Nelson, B. D., Hajcak, G., & Shankman, S. A. (2015). Event-related potentials to acoustic startle probes during the anticipation of predictable and unpredictable threat. Psychophysiology, 52, 887-894.

Nelson, B. D., Fitzgerald, D. A., Klumpp, H., Shankman, S. A., & Phan, K. L. (2015). Prefrontal engagement by cognitive reappraisal of negative faces. Behavioural Brain Research, 279, 218-225.

Speed, B. C., Nelson, B. D., Perlman, G., Klein, D. N., Kotov, R., & Hajcak, G. (2015). Personality and emotional processing: A relationship between extraversion and the late positive potential in adolescence. Psychophysiology, 52, 1039-1047.

Jackson, F., Nelson, B. D., & Proudfit, G. H. (2015). In an uncertain world, errors are more aversive: Evidence from the ERN. Emotion, 15, 12-16.

Shankman, S. A. & Nelson, B. D. (2015). Selection of subjects in psychopathology research. In R. Cautin & S. Lilienfeld (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology. New Jersey: Wiley-Blackwell.

2014

Gorka, S. M., Nelson, B. D., Phan, K. L., & Shankman, S. A. (2014). Insula response to unpredictable and predictable threat in individuals with panic disorder and comorbid depression. Biology of Mood and Anxiety Disorders, 4, 1-6.

Gorka, S. M., Lieberman, L., Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., & Shankman, S. A. (2014). Aversive responding to safety signals in panic disorder: The moderating role of intolerance of uncertainty. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 28, 731-736.

Nelson, B. D., Bishop, J. R., Sarapas, C., Kittles, R. A., & Shankman, S. A. (2014). Asians demonstrate reduced sensitivity to unpredictable threat: A preliminary startle investigation using genetic ancestry in a multiethnic population. Emotion, 14, 615-623.

Gorka, S. M., Huggins, A. A., Fitzgerald, D. A., Nelson, B. D., Phan, K. L., & Shankman, S. A. (2014). Neural response to reward anticipation in those with depression with and without panic disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 164, 50-56.

Shankman, S. A., Gorka, S. M., Nelson, B. D., Fitzgerald, D. A., Phan, K. L., & O’Daly, O.G. (2014). Anterior insula responds to temporally unpredictable aversiveness: an fMRI study. NeuroReport, 25, 596-600.

Sarapas, C., Katz, A. C., Nelson, B. D., Campbell, M. L., Bishop, J. R., Robison-Andrew, E. J., … Shankman, S. A. (2014). Are individual differences in appetitive and defensive motivation related? A psychophysiological examination in two samples. Cognition & Emotion, 28, 636-655.

Nelson, B. D., Shankman, S. A, & Proudfit, G. H. (2014). Intolerance of uncertainty mediates reduced reward anticipation in major depressive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 158, 108-113.

Campbell, M. L., Gorka, S. M., McGowan, S. K., Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., Katz, A. C., … Shankman, S. A. (2014). Does anxiety sensitivity correlate with reductions in startle habituation? An examination in two independent samples. Cognition & Emotion, 28, 46-58.

2013

Altman, S. E., Campbell, M. L., Nelson, B. D., Faust, J. P., & Shankman, S. A. (2013). The relation between symptoms of bulimia nervosa and obsessive-compulsive disorder: A startle investigation. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 1132-1141.

Nelson, B. D., McGowan, S. K., Sarapas, C., Robison-Andrew, E. J., Altman, S. E., Campbell, M. L., … Shankman, S. A. (2013). Biomarkers of threat and reward sensitivity demonstrate unique associations with risk for psychopathology. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 662-671.

Gorka, S. M., Nelson, B. D., & Shankman, S. A. (2013). Startle response to unpredictable threat in comorbid panic disorder and alcohol dependence. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 132, 216-222.

Shankman, S. A., Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., Robison-Andrews, E. J., Campbell, M. L., Altman, S. E., … Gorka, S. M. (2013). A psychophysiological investigation of threat and reward sensitivity in individuals with panic disorder and/or major depressive disorder. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 322-338.

Gorka, S. M., McGowan, S. K., Campbell, M. L., Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., Bishop, J. R., & Shankman, S. A. (2013). Association between respiratory sinus arrhythmia and reductions in startle responding in three independent samples. Biological Psychology, 93, 334-341.

Gorka, S. M., Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., Campbell, M. L., Lewis, G. F., Bishop, J. R., Porges, S. W., & Shankman, S. A. (2013). Relation between respiratory sinus arrhythmia and startle response during predictable and unpredictable threat. Journal of Psychophysiology, 27, 95-104.

2012

Lee, H., Heller, A. S., van Reekum, C., Nelson, B. D., & Davidson, R. J. (2012). Amygdala-prefrontal coupling underlies individual differences in emotion regulation. NeuroImage, 62, 1575-1581.

Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., Robison-Andrew, E. J., Altman, S. E., Campbell, M. C., & Shankman, S. A. (2012). Frontal brain asymmetry in depression with comorbid anxiety: A neuropsychological investigation. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121, 579-591.

2011

Nelson, B. D., Shankman, S. A., Olino, T. M., & Klein, D. N. (2011). Defining reactivity: How several methodological decisions can affect conclusions about emotional reactivity in psychopathology. Cognition & Emotion, 25, 1439-1459.

Shankman, S. A., Robison-Andrew, E. J., Nelson, B. D., Altman, S. E., & Campbell, M. L. (2011). Effects of predictability of shock timing and intensity on anxious responses. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 80, 112-118.

Shankman, S. A., Klein, D. N., Torpey, D. C., Olino, T. M., Dyson, M. W., Kim, J., Durbin, C. E., Nelson, B. D., & Tenke, C. E. (2011). Do positive and negative temperament traits interact in predicting risk for depression? A resting EEG study of 329 preschoolers. Development and Psychopathology, 23, 551-562.

Nelson, B. D. & Shankman, S. A. (2011). Does intolerance of uncertainty predict anticipatory startle responses to uncertain threat? International Journal of Psychophysiology, 81, 107-115.

2010

Shankman, S. A., Nelson, B. D., Harrow, M., & Faull, R. (2010). Does physical anhedonia play a role in depression? A 20-year longitudinal study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 120, 170-176.