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Comparing oxytocin and cortisol regulation in a double-blind, placebo-controlled, hydrocortisone challenge pilot study in children with autism and typical development
(Springer New York, 2016-08-18)
Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) show marked impairment in social functioning and poor adaptation to new and changing contexts, which may be influenced by underlying regulatory processes. Oxytocin (OT) and ...
Hallucinations and hemispatial neglect following right middle cerebral artery cerebrovascular accident: Left gaze bias with left sensory hemineglect syndrome
Lesions within the right middle cerebral artery distribution commonly result in one or another variant of left hemineglect syndrome with sensory or attention deficits derived from damage within the posterior branches serving ...
Control and Effort Costs Influence the Motivational Consequences of Choice
The act of making a choice, apart from any outcomes the choice may yield, has, paradoxically, been linked to both the enhancement and the detriment of intrinsic motivation. Research has implicated two factors in potentially ...
Object Recognition in Mental Representations: Directions for Exploring Diagnostic Features through Visual Mental Imagery
One of the fundamental goals of object recognition research is to understand how a cognitive representation produced from the output of filtered and transformed sensory information facilitates efficient viewer behavior. ...
Corporal Punishment of Children in Nine Countries as a Function of Child Gender and Parent Gender
Background. The purpose of this paper is to contribute to a global perspective on corporal punishment by examining differences between mothers' and fathers' use of corporal punishment with daughters and sons in nine ...
Self-Regulation Deficits Explain the Link between Reactive Aggression and Internalizing and Externalizing Behavior Problems in Children
(Springer/Plenum Publishers, 2013-03-01)
Childhood aggression is often associated with significant psychosocial maladjustment; however, adjustment difficulties may vary based on the function of aggression. The present study used the Behavior Rating Inventory of ...
Attentional control mediates fearful responding to an ecologically valid stressor
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016-01-02)
Health beliefs as a key determinant of intent to use anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) among high-school football players: implications for prevention
(Taylor & Francis, 2017-07-05)
The use of anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) is problematic for youth because of negative effects such as reduced fertility, increased aggression and exposure to toxic chemicals. An effective programme for addressing this ...
In Cocaine Dependence, Neural Prediction Errors During Loss Avoidance Are Increased With Cocaine Deprivation and Predict Drug Use
Background: In substance-dependent individuals, drug deprivation and drug use trigger divergent behavioral responses to environmental cues. These divergent responses are consonant with data showing that short- and long-term ...
Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Component Structure and Correlates of Symptom Checklist
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2014-01-01)