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INTER-OBSERVER AGREEMENT AND THE EFFECTS OF ETHNICITY ON OBSERVATIONAL CODING OF AFFECT
Observational research has shown that ethnicity of coders can bias their coding of people of different ethnic origin. However, observational coding systems of affect assume that emotion is universal and can be reliably ...
DISTRESS TOLERANCE, EMOTION DYSREGULATION, AND ANXIETY AND DEPRESSIVE SYMPTOMS AMONG HIV+ INDIVIDUALS
A disproportionately high percentage of HIV infected individuals experience clinically meaningful symptoms of anxiety and depression. To date, few studies have examined cognitive-affective factors that may account for these ...
THE RELATION OF ANOMALOUS HESCHL’S GYRUS AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE IN SPINA BIFIDA
The present study focused on bilateral variation in the structure (single, duplicated) and size (left or right asymmetry) of the Heschl’s gyrus (HG) in individuals with spina bifida meningomyelocele (SBM). A higher rate ...
The Role of Stress Generation in Emerging Borderline Personality Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a debilitating disorder that is highly prevalent among clinical samples, and is associated with high levels of comorbidity with other Axis I conditions. Thus, identifying mechanisms ...
Changes in Affect Following Smoking Cessation in Depressed Smokers
Smoking cessation for individuals with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) represents an important clinical issue. It often has been hypothesized that withdrawing from cigarettes exacerbates affective disturbances in this ...