Publications

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Preprint:

Calderon Leon, M. D.*, Guassi Moreira, J. F.*, Saragosa-Harris, N. M., Waizman, Y. H., Sedykin, A., Peris, T. S.**, & Silvers, J. A.** (October 6, 2020). Parent and Friend Relationship Quality and Links to Trajectories of Loneliness during the First Year of College. PsyArXiv*Equal author contribution. **Equal author contribution. PDF

Méndez Leal, A.S., & Silvers, J.A. (July 29, 2020). Neuroscientific Approaches to the Study of Self and Social Emotion Regulation During Development. PDF

Waizman, Y.H., Méndez Leal, A.S., Guassi Moreira, J.F., Saragosa-Harris, N.M., Ninova, E., & Silvers, J.A. (July 14, 2020). Effects of Emotion Regulation Strategy Usage on Internalizing Symptoms Following Early Institutional Care. PsyArXiv. PDF

Guassi Moreira, J.F., Méndez Leal, A.S., Waizman, Y.H., Saragosa-Harris, N.M., Ninova, E., & Silvers, J.A. (July 9, 2020). Early caregiving adversity differentially shapes behavioral sensitivity to reward and risk during decision-making. PsyArXiv. PDF

Guassi Moreira, J.F., Tashjian, S.M., Galván, A.G., & Silvers, J.A. (March 5, 2020). Computational and motivational mechanisms of human social decision making involving close others. PsyArXiv. PDF 

Guassi Moreira, J.F., McLaughlin, K.A., & Silvers, J.A. (September 18, 2019). Characterizing the network architecture of emotion regulation neurodevelopment. bioRxiv. PDF


2020:

Sahi, R., Ninova, E., & Silvers, J.A. (2020). With a Little Help From My Friends: Selective Social Potentiation of Emotion Regulation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. PDF

Méndez Leal, A.S., & Silvers, J.A. (2020). Neurobiological Markers of Resilience to Early Life Adversity During Adolescence. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging. 

Silvers, J.A. (2020). Extinction learning and cognitive reappraisal: Windows into the neurodevelopment of emotion regulation. Child Development Perspectives. PDF

Dash, G. F., Thomsen, K. R., Ewing, S. W. F., & Silvers, J. A. (2020). Foundations of addictive problems in adolescents: Neurobiological factors. In Adolescent Addiction (pp. 19-41). Academic Press. PDF

Guassi Moreira, J.F., Sahi, R., Ninova, E., Parkinson, C., & Silvers, J.A. (2020). Performance and belief-based emotion regulation capacity and tendency: Mapping links with cognitive flexibility and perceived stressEmotion. PDF

Méndez Leal, A.S., & Silvers, J.A. (2020). The Developing Social Brain. In J. B. Benson (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Infant and Early Childhood Development (Second Edition) (pp. 410–416). Elsevier. PDF


2019:

Guassi Moreira, J. F., Tashjian, S. M., Galván, A., & Silvers, J. A. (2019). Is social decision making for close others consistent across domains and within individuals? Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. PDF

Botvinik-Nezer, R., … Guassi Moreira, J.F., … Méndez Leal, A.S., Silvers, J.A., … & Poldrack, R.A., Schonberg, T. (2019). Variability in the analysis of a single neuroimaging dataset by many teams. BioRxiv, 843193. PDF

Guassi Moreira, J.F., McLaughlin, K.A., Silvers, J.A. (2019). Spatial and temporal cortical variability track with age and affective experience during emotion regulation in youthDevelopmental Psychology, 55(9), 1921-1937. PDF

Martin, R.E., Silvers, J.A., Hardi, F., Stephano, T., Helion, C., Insel, C., Franz, P.J., Ninova, E., Lander, J.P., Mischel, W., Casey, B.J. & Ochsner, K.N. (2019). Longitudinal changes in brain structures related to appetitive reactivity and regulation across developmentDevelopmental Cognitive Neuroscience. PDF

Silvers, J.A., Squeglia, L.M., Rømer Thomsen, K., Hudson, K.A., & Feldstein Ewing. S.W. (2019). Hunting for what works: Adolescents in addiction treatment. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. PDF

Silvers, J.A., & Guassi Moreira, J.F. (2019). Capacity and tendency: A neuroscientific framework for the study of emotion regulation. Neuroscience Letters, 693, 35-39. PDF


2018:

Guassi Moreira, J.F., Tashjian, S.M., Galván, A., & Silvers, J.A. (2018). Parents versus peers: Assessing the impact of social agents on decision making in young adulthood. Psychological Science, 29(9), 1526-1539. PDF

Guassi Moreira, J.F., & Silvers, J.A. (2018). Emotion Regulation A Matter of Time. P.M. Cole & T. Hollenstein (Eds.), Burlington, MA: Taylor & Francis. PDF


2017:

Silvers, J.A., Insel, C., Powers, A., Franz, P., Helion, C., Martin, R.E., Weber, J., Casey, B.J., Mischel, W., & Ochsner, K.N. (2017). vlPFC-vmPFC-amygdala interactions underlie age-related differences in cognitive regulation of emotion. Cerebral Cortex, 27(7), 3502-3514. PDF

Silvers, J.A., Goff, B., Gabard-Durnam, L., Gee, D.G., Fareri, D.S., Caldera, C., & Tottenham, N. (2017). Vigilance, the amygdala, and anxiety in youth with a history of institutional care. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 2, 493-501. PDF

Silvers, J.A., Insel, C., Powers, A., Franz, P., Helion, C., Martin, R.E., Weber, J., Casey, B.J., Mischel, W., & Ochsner, K.N. (2017). The transition from childhood to adolescence is marked by a general decrease in amygdala reactivity and an affect-specific ventral-to-dorsal shift in medial prefrontal recruitment. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 128-137. PDF


2016:

Silvers, J.A., Hubbard, A.D., Biggs, E., Shu, J., Fertuck, E., Chaudhury, S., Grunebaum, M.F., Weber, J., Kober, H., Chesin, M., Brodsky, B.S., Koenigsberg, H., Ochsner, K.N., Stanley, B. (2016). Affective lability and difficulties with regulation are differentially associated with amygdala and prefrontal response in women with Borderline Personality Disorder. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 254, 74-82. PDF

Silvers, J.A., Hubbard, A.D., Chaudhury, S., Biggs, E., Shu, J., Grunebaum, M.F., Fertuck, E., Weber, J., Kober, H., Brodsky, B.S., Chesin, M., Ochsner, K.N., & Stanley, B. (2016). Suicide attempters with Borderline Personality Disorder show differential orbitofrontal and parietal recruitment when reflecting on aversive memories. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 81, 71-78. PDF

Silvers, J.A., Lumian, D.S., Gabard-Durnam, L., Gee, D.G., Goff, B., Fareri, D.S., Caldera, C., Flannery, J., Telzer, E.H., Humphreys, K.L. & Tottenham, N. (2016). Previous institutionalization is followed by broader amygdala-hippocampal-PFC network connectivity during aversive learning in human developmentJournal of Neuroscience, 36(24), 6420-6430. PDF

Doré, B.P., Silvers, J.A., & Ochsner, K.N. (2016). Towards a personalized science of emotion regulation. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 10(4), 171-187. PDF 


2015:

Silvers, J.A., Shu, J., Hubbard, A.D., Weber, J., & Ochsner, K.N. (2015). Concurrent and lasting effects of emotion regulation on amygdala response in adolescence and young adulthoodDevelopmental Science, 18(5): 771-784. PDF

Silvers, J.A., Weber, J., Wager, T.D., & Ochsner, K.N. (2015). Bad and worse: Neural systems underlying reappraisal of high and low intensity negative emotionsSocial Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10(2), 172-179. PDF

Silvers, J.A., Wager, T.D., Weber, J., & Ochsner, K.N. (2015). The neural bases of uninstructed negative emotion modulationSocial Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10(1), 10-18. PDF


2014:

Buhle, J.T.*, Silvers, J.A.*, Wager, T.D., Lopez, R., Onyemekwu, C., Kober, H., Weber, J. & Ochsner, K.N. (2014). Cognitive reappraisal of emotion: A meta-analysis of human neuroimaging studies. Cerebral Cortex, 24(11), 2981-2990. *Contributed equally PDF

Silvers, J.A., Insel, C., Powers, A., Franz, P., Casey, B.J., Mischel, W., & Ochsner, K.N. (2014). Curbing craving: Behavioral and brain evidence that children regulate craving when instructed to do so but have higher baseline craving than adultsPsychological Science, 25(10), 1932-1941. PDF


2013:

Silvers, J.A., Buhle, J.T., & Ochsner, K.N. (2013). The neuroscience of emotion regulation: Basic mechanisms and their role in development, aging and psychopathology. In K.N. Ochsner & S.M. Kosslyn (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Neuroscience, Volume II: The Cutting Edges (pp. 52-78). New York: Oxford University Press. PDF


2012:

Ochsner, K.N., Silvers, J.A., & Buhle, J.T. (2012). Functional imaging studies of emotion regulation: A synthetic review and evolving model of the cognitive control of emotion. New York Academy of Sciences, 1251, E1-24. PDF

Silvers, J.A., McRae, K., Gabrieli, J.D.E., Gross, J.J., Remy, Katherine A., & Ochsner, K.N. (2012). Age-related differences in emotional reactivity, regulation and social rejection in development. Emotion, 12(6), 1235-1247. PDF


2011:

Wallace, G.L., Case, L.K., Harms, M.B., Silvers, J.A., Kenworthy, L.E., & Martin, A.  (2011). Diminished sensitivity to sad facial expressions in high functioning autism spectrum disorders is associated with symptomatology and adaptive functioning. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 41(11), 1475-1486. PDF


2009:

Denny, B. T., Silvers, J.A., & Ochsner, K. N. (2009). How we heal what we don’t want to feel: The functional neural architecture of emotion regulation. In A. M. Kring & D. M. Sloan (Eds.), Emotion regulation and psychopathology: A transdiagnostic approach to etiology and treatment (pp. 59-87). New York: Guilford Press. PDF

Wallace, G.L., Silvers, J.A., Martin, A. & Kenworthy, L.E. (2009).  Further evidence for inner speech deficits in autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 39(12), 1735-1739. PDF


2008:

Silvers, J.A., & Haidt, J. (2008). Moral elevation can induce nursing. Emotion, 8(2), 291-295. PDF