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Frontal Brain Asymmetry in Depression with Comorbid Anxiety: A Neuropsychological Investigation
(American Psychological Association, 2012-08)
The approach-withdrawal model posits that depression and anxiety are associated with a relative right asymmetry in frontal brain activity. Most studies have tested this model using measures of cortical brain activity such ...
Biomarkers of Threat and Reward Sensitivity Demonstrate Unique Associations with Risk for Psychopathology
(American Psychological Association, 2013-08)
Two emotional/motivational constructs that have been posited to underlie anxiety and depressive disorders are heightened sensitivity to threat and reduced sensitivity to reward, respectively. It is unclear, though, whether ...
Does Intolerance of Uncertainty Predict Anticipatory Startle Responses to Uncertain Threat?
Intolerance of uncertainty (IU) has been proposed to be an important maintaining factor in several anxiety disorders, including generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and social phobia. While IU has ...