Selected Publications

 
2016

Lieberman, L., Gorka, S.M., Sarapas, C., & Shankman, S.A. (In press). Cognitive flexibility mediates the relation between intolerance of uncertainty and safety signal responding in those with panic disorder. Cognition and Emotion.

Lieberman, L., Gorka, S.M., Huggins, A.A., Katz., A.C., Sarapas, C. & Shankman, S.A. (In press).  Agreement between self and informant-reported ratings of personality traits: The moderating effects of major depressive and/or panic disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.

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

Weinberg, A., & Shankman, S.A. (In press). Blunted reward processing in remitted melancholic depression. Clinical Psychological Science.

Shankman, S,A., Gorka, S.M., Katz, A.C., Klein, D.N., Markowitz, J.C., Arnow, B.A., Manber, R., Rothbaum, B.O., Thase, M.E., Schatzberg, A.F., Keller, M.B., Trivedi, M.H., & Kocsis, J.H. (In press). Side effects to antidepressant treatment in patients with depression and comorbid panic disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry.

Weinberg, A., Liu, H., & Shankman, S.A. (2016). Blunted neural response to errors as a trait marker of melancholic depression. Biological Psychology, 113¸ 100-107. {abstract}

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 and Emotion, 30, 417-429.{abstract}

Zalta, A.K., & Shankman, S.A. (2016). Conducting psychopathology prevention research in the RDoC era. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 23, 94-104. {abstract}


2015

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. {abstract}

Shankman, S.A., & Gorka, S.M. (2015). Psychopathology research in the RDoC era: Unanswered questions and the importance of the psychophysiological unit of analysis. International Journal of Psychophysiology. {abstract}

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. {abstract}

Katz, A.C., Sarapas, C., Bishop, J.R., Patel, S.R., & Shankman, S.A. (2015). The mediating effect of prefrontal asymmetry on the relationship between the COMT Val158Met SNP and trait consummatory positive affect. Cognition and Emotion, 5, 867-881. {abstract}

MacNamara, A., Rabinak, C., Fitzgerald, D., Zhou, X.J., Shankman, S., Milad, M., & Phan, K.L. (2015). Neural correlates of individual differences in fear learning. Behavioural Brain Research, 287, 34-41. {abstract}

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 reflex and event-related potentials. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 33, 62-71. {abstract}

Gorka, G.M., Liu, H., Daughters, S.B., & Shankman, S.A. (2015). Is risk-taking propensity a familial risk factor for alcohol use problems? An examination in two separate samples. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 68, 54-60. {abstract}

Gorka, S.G., Liu, H., Sarapas, C., & Shankman, S.A. (2015). Time course of threat responding in panic disorder and depression. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 98, 87-94. {abstract}

DelDonno, S.R., Weldon, A.L., Crane, N.A., Passarotti, A.M., Pruitt, P.J., Gabriel, L.B., Yau, W., Meyers, K.K., Hsu, D.T., Taylor, S.F., Heitzeg, M.M., Herbener, E.S., Shankman, S.A., Mickey, B.J., Zubieta, J-K., & Langenecker., S.A. (2015). Affective personality predictors of disrupted reward learning and pursuit in Major Depressive Disorder. Psychiatry Research, 230, 56-64. {abstract}

Gorka, S.M., Phan, K.L., & Shankman, S.A. (2015). Convergence of EEG and fMRI measures of reward anticipation. Biological Psychology, 112, 12-19. {abstract}

Weinberg, A., Liu, H., Proudfit, G.H., & Shankman, S.A. (2015). Blunted neural response to rewards as a vulnerability factor for depression: Results from a family study. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 124, 878-889. {abstract}

Peters, A.T., Shankman, S.A., Deckersbach, T., & West, A.E. (2015). Predictors of first episode unipolar depression in individuals with and without sub-threshold depressive symptoms: A prospective, population-based study. Psychiatry Research, 230, 150-156. {abstract}

Olson, E.K., Bjorkquist, O.A., Bodapati, A.S., Shankman, S.A., & Herbener, E.S. (2015). Associations between trait anhedonia and emotional memory deficits in females with schizophrenia versus major depression. Psychiatry Research, 230, 323-330. {abstract}


2014

Katz, A.C., Sarapas, C., Bishop, J.R., Patel, S.R., & Shankman, S.A. (2014). The mediating effect of prefrontal asymmetry on the relationship between the COMT Val158Met SNP and trait consummatory positive affectCognition and Emotion. {abstract}

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. {abstract}

Gorka, S.M., Shankman, S.A., Olino, T.M., Seeley, J.R., Kosty, D.B., & Lewinsohn, P.M. (2014). Anxiety disorders and risk for alcohol use disorders: The moderating effect of parental support. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 140, 191-197. {abstract}

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. {abstract}

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

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 multi-ethnic sample.
Emotion. {abstract}

Shankman, S. A., Gorka, S. M., Nelson, B. D., Fitzgerald, D. A., Phan, L. K., & O'Daly, O. (2014). Anterior insula responds to temporally unpredictable aversiveness: An fMRI study. Neuroreport, 25, 596-600. {abstract}

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

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. {abstract}

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

2013

Shankman, S. A., Nelson, B. D., Sarapas, C., Robison-Andrew, E. J., Campbell, M. L., Altman, S. E., McGowan, S. K., Katz, A. C., & 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. {abstract}

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

Altman, S. E., Campbell, M. L., Nelson, B. D., Faust, J., & 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.

Sarapas, C., Shankman, S. A., Harrow, M., & Faull, R. N. (2013). Attention/processing speed prospectively predicts social impairment 18 years later in mood disorders. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 201, 824-827. {abstract}

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, 216-22. {abstract}

Gorka, S. M., Shankman, S. A., Seeley, J. R., & Lewinsohn, P. M. (2013). The moderating effect of parental illicit substance use disorders on the relation between adolescent depression and subsequent illicit substance use disorders. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 128, 1-7. {abstract}

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. {abstract}

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. {abstract}

Shankman, S. A., Campbell, M. L., Klein, D. N., Leon, A. C., Arnow, B. A., Manber, R., Keller, M. B., Markowitz, J. C., Rothbaum, B. O., Thase, M. E., & Kocsis, J. H. (2013). Dysfunctional attitudes as a moderator of pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy for chronic depression. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 47, 113-121 {abstract}

Shankman, S. A., Katz, A. C., Passarotti, A. M., & Pavuluri, M. N. (2013). Deficits in emotion recognition in pediatric bipolar disorder: The mediating effects of irritability. Journal of Affective Disorders, 144, 134-140. {abstract}

2012

Sarapas, C., Shankman, S. A., Harrow, M., & Goldberg, J. F. (2012). Parsing trait and state effects of depression severity on neurocognition: Evidence from a 26-year longitudinal study. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121, 830-837. {abstract}

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

Shankman, S. A., Nadelson, J., McGowan. S. K., Sovari, A., & Vidovich, M. I. (2012). The predictive power of depression screening procedures for veterans with coronary artery disease. Vascular Health and Risk Management, 8, 233-238. {abstract}

2011

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

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

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 temperaments interact in predicting risk for depression? A resting EEG study of 329 preschoolers. Development and Psychopathology, 23, 551-562. {abstract}

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 fearful and anxious responses. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 80, 112-118. {abstract}

Shankman, S. A., Sarapas, C., & Klein, D. N. (2011). The effect of pre vs. post-reward attainment on EEG asymmetry in melancholic depression. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 79, 287-295. {abstract}

2010

Altman, S. E., Shankman, S. A., & Spring, B. (2010). Effect of acute tryptophan depletion on emotions in individuals with personal and family history of depression following a mood induction. Neuropsychobiology, 62, 171–176. {abstract}

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. {abstract}

2009

Shankman, S. A., Lewinsohn, P. M., Klein, D. N., Small, J. W, Seeley, J. R., & Altman, S. E. (2009). Subthreshold conditions as precursors for full syndrome disorders: A 15-year longitudinal study of multiple diagnostic classes. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 50, 1485-1494. {abstract}

Altman, S. E., & Shankman, S. A. (2009). What is the association between obsessive-compulsive disorder and eating disorders? Clinical Psychology Review, 29, 638-646. {abstract}

Robison, E. J., Shankman, S. A., & McFarland, B. R. (2009). Independent associations between personality and age of onset and chronicity of depression. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 197, 476-483. {abstract}

Klein, D. N., Shankman, S. A., Lewinsohn, P. M., & Seeley, J. R. (2009). Subthreshold depression in adolescents: Predictors of escalation to full syndrome depressive disorders. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 48, 703-710. {abstract}

2008

Shankman, S. A., Silverstein, S. M., Williams, L. M., Hopkinson, P., Kemp, A. H., Felmingham, K. L., Bryant, R. A., McFarlane, A., & Clark, C. R. (2008). Resting electroencephalogram asymmetry and post-traumatic stress disorder. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 21, 190-198. {abstract}

Shankman, S. A., Klein, D. N., Lewinsohn, P. M., Seeley, J. R., & Small, J. W. (2008). Family study of subthreshold psychopathology in a community sample. Psychological Medicine, 38, 187-198. {abstract}

2007

Shankman, S. A., Klein, D. N., Tenke, C. E., & Bruder, G. E. (2007). Reward sensitivity in depression: A biobehavioral study. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 95-104. {abstract}