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In Press

49. Guha A, Spielberg JM, Lake J, Popov T, Heller W, Yee CM, & Miller GA. (in press). Effective connectivity between Broca’s area and amygdala as a mechanism of top-down control in worry. Clinical Psychological Science. doi:10.1177/2167702619867098

48. Anand A, Grandhi J, Karne H, & Spielberg JM. (in press). Intrinsic functional connectivity during continuous maintenance and suppression of emotion in bipolar disorder. Brain Imaging & Behavior. doi:10.1007/s11682-019-00109-4


47. Spielberg JM, Schwarz JM, & **Matyi MA. (2019). Anxiety in transition: Neuroendocrine mechanisms supporting the development of anxiety pathology in adolescence and young adulthood. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology, 55, 100791. doi:10.1016/j.yfrne.2019.100791

46. Sadeh N, Spielberg JM, Logue MW, Hayes JP, Wolf EJ, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, Schichman SA, Stone A, & Miller MW. (2019). Linking genes, circuits, & behavior: Network connectivity as a novel endophenotype of externalizing. Psychological Medicine, 49(11), 1905-1913. doi:10.1017/S0033291718002672

45. Spielberg JM, **Matyi MA, Karne H, & Anand A. (2019). Lithium monotherapy associated longitudinal effects on resting state brain networks in clinical treatment of bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disorders, 21(4), 361-371. doi:10.1111/bdi.12718

44. Lake JI, Spielberg JM, Infantolino ZP, Crocker LD, Yee CM, Heller W, & Miller GA. (2019). Reward anticipation and punishment anticipation are instantiated in the brain via opponent mechanisms. Psychophysiology, 56(8), e13381. doi:10.1111/psyp.13381

43. **Bartholomew ME, Yee CM, Heller W, Miller GA, & Spielberg JM. (2019). Reconfiguration of brain networks supporting inhibition of emotional challenge. NeuroImage, 186, 350-357. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.10.066


42. Popov T, Westner BU, Silton RL, Sass SM, Spielberg JM, Rockstroh B, Heller W, & Miller GA. (2018). Time course of brain network reconfiguration supporting inhibitory controlJournal of Neuroscience, 38(18), 4348-56. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2639-17.2018

41. Sadeh N, Spielberg JM, & Hayes JP. (2018). Impulsive responding in threat and reward contexts as a function of PTSD symptoms and trait disinhibitionJournal of Anxiety Disorders, 53, 76-84. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2017.11.001

40. Logue MW, van Rooij SJH, Dennis EL, Davis SL, Hayes JP, Stevens JS, Densmore M, Haswell CC, Jonathan Ipser J, Koch SB, Korgaonkar M, Lebois LAM, Peverill M, Baker JT, Boedhoe PSW, Frijling JL, Gruber SA, Harpaz-Rotem I, Jahanshad N, Koopowitz S, Levy I, Nawijn L, O’Connor L, Olff M, Salat DH, Sheridan MA, Spielberg JM, van Zuiden M, Winternitz SR, Wolff JD, Wolf EJ, Wang X, Wrocklage K, Abdallah CG, Bryant RA, Geuze E, Jovanovic T, Kaufman ML, King AP, Krystal JH, Lagopoulos J, Lanius R, Liberzon I, McGlinchey RE, McLaughlin KA, Milberg WP, Miller MW, Ressler KJ, Veltman DJ, Stein DJ, Thomaes K, Thompson PM, Morey RA. (2018). Smaller hippocampal volume in posttraumatic stress disorder: A multi-site ENIGMA-PGC study. Biological Psychiatry, 83(3), 244-53. doi:10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.09.006


39. Spielberg JM, Sadeh N, Leritz EC, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, Hayes JP, Salat DH. (2017). Higher serum cholesterol is associated with intensified age-related neural network decoupling & cognitive decline in early- to mid-life. Human Brain Mapping, 38, 3249-61. doi:10.1002/hbm.23587

38. Miller DR, Hayes SM, Hayes JP, Spielberg JM, Lafleche G, & Verfaellie M. (2017). Default mode network subsystems are differentially disrupted in posttraumatic stress disorder. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 2, 363-71. doi:10.1016/j.bpsc.2016.12.006

37. Hayes JP, Logue, MW, Sadeh N, Spielberg JM,Verfaellie M, Hayes SM, Reagan A, Salat DH, Wolf EJ, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, Stone A, Schichman SA, & Miller MW. (2017). Mild traumatic brain injury is associated with greater cortical thinning in brain regions sensitive to neurodegeneration among individuals at genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease. Brain, 140, 813-25. doi:10.1093/brain/aww344

36. Hayes JP, Logue, MW, Reagan A, Salat DH, Wolf EJ, Sadeh N, Spielberg JM, Sperbeck E, Hayes SM, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, Verfaellie M, & Miller MW. (2017). COMT Val158Met polymorphism moderates the association between PTSD symptom severity and hippocampal volume. Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, 42, 95-102. doi:10.1503/jpn.150339


35. Spielberg JM, Beall EB, Hulvershorn LA, Altinay M, Karne H, & Anand A. (2017). Resting state brain network disturbances related to hypomania & depression in medication-free bipolar disorder. Neuropsychopharmacology, 41, 3016-24. doi:10.1038/npp.2016.112

34. Sadeh N, Spielberg JM, Logue MW, Wolf EJ, Smith AK, Lusk J, Hayes JP, Sperbeck E, Milberg WP, McGlinchey RE, Salat DH, Carter WC, Stone A, Schichman SA, Humphries DE, & Miller MW. (2016). SKA2 methylation is associated with decreased prefrontal cortical thickness and greater PTSD Severity among trauma-exposed veterans. Molecular Psychiatry, 21, 357-363. doi:10.1038/mp.2015.134

33. Burdwood EN, Infantolino ZP, Crocker LD, Spielberg JM, Banich MT, Miller GA, & Heller W. (2016). Resting-state functional connectivity differentiates anxious apprehension and anxious arousal. Psychophysiology, 53, 1451-1459. doi:10.1111/psyp.12696


32. Spielberg JM, Miller GA, Heller W, & Banich MT. (2015). Flexible brain network reconfiguration supporting inhibitory control. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112, 10020-10025. doi:10.1073/pnas.1500048112

31. Spielberg JM, Galarce EM, Ladouceur CD, McMakin DL, Olino TM, Forbes EE, Silk JS, Ryan ND, & Dahl RE. (2015). Adolescent development of inhibition as a function of SES and gender: Converging evidence from behavior & fMRI. Human Brain Mapping, 36, 3194-3203. doi:10.1002/hbm.22838

30. Spielberg JM, Forbes EE, Ladouceur CD, Worthman CM, Olino TM, Ryan ND, & Dahl RE. (2015). Pubertal testosterone influences threat-related amygdala-orbitofrontal coupling. Social, Cognitive, & Affective Neuroscience, 10, 408-415. doi:10.1093/scan/nsu062

29. Spielberg JM, McGlinchey RE, Milberg WP, & Salat DH. (2015). Brain network disturbance related to posttraumatic stress & traumatic brain injury in veterans. Biological Psychiatry, 78, 210-216. doi:10.1016/j.biopsych.2015.02.013

28. Spielberg JM, Jarcho J.M, Dahl, R.E., Pine, D.S., Ernst, M., & Nelson, E.E. (2015). Anticipation of peer evaluation in anxious adolescents: divergence in neural activation & maturation. Social, Cognitive, & Affective Neuroscience, 10, 1084-1091. doi:10.1093/scan/nsu165

27. Sadeh N, Spielberg JM, Miller MW, Milberg WP, Salat DH, Amick M, Fortier CB, & McGlinchey RE. (2015). Neurobiological indicators of disinhibition in posttraumatic stress disorder. Human Brain Mapping, 36, 3076-3086. doi:10.1002/hbm.22838

26. Kaiser RH, Andrews-Hanna JR, Spielberg JM, Warren SL, Sutton BP, Miller GA, Heller W, & Banich MT. (2015) Distracted and down: Neural mechanisms of affective interference in subclinical depression. Social, Cognitive, & Affective Neuroscience, 10, 654-663. doi:10.1093/scan/nsu100

25. Herting MM, Gautam P, Spielberg JM, Dahl RE, & Sowell ER. (2015). A longitudinal study: Changes in cortical thickness and surface area during pubertal maturation. PLOS ONE, 10, e0119774-e0119774. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0119774

24. Hur L, Miller GA, McDavitt JB, Spielberg JM, Crocker LD, Infantolino ZP, Towers DN, Warren SL, & Heller W. (2015). Interactive effects of trait and state affect on top-down control of attention. Social, Cognitive, & Affective Neuroscience, 10, 1128-1136. doi:10.1093/scan/nsu163

23. Miller MW, Wolf EJ, Sadeh N, Logue M, Spielberg JM, Hayes JP, Sperbeck E, Schichman SA, Stone A, Carter WC, Humphries DE, Milberg W, & McGlinchey R. (2015). A novel locus in the oxidative stress-related gene ALOX12 moderates the association between PTSD and thickness of the prefrontal cortex. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 62, 359-65. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2015.09.003


22. Spielberg JM, Olino TM, Forbes EE, & Dahl RE. (2014). Exciting fear in adolescence: Does pubertal development alter threat processing? Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 8, 86-95. doi:10.1016/j.dcn.2014.01.004

21. Spielberg JM, Miller GA, Warren SL, Engels AS, Sutton BP, & Heller W. (2014). Transdiagnostic dimensions of anxiety & depression moderate motivation-related brain networks during goal maintenance. Depression & Anxiety, 31, 805-813. doi:10.1002/da.22271

20. *Sadeh N, *Spielberg JM, Warren SL, Miller GA, & Heller W. (2014). Aberrant neural connectivity during emotional processing associated with posttraumatic stress. Clinical Psychological Science, 2, 748-755. doi:10.1177/2167702614530113 *Authors contributed equally to this work

19. Dahl RE, & Spielberg JM. (2014). Response to Helfinstein & Casey. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 8, 98-99. doi:10.1016/j.dcn.2014.02.008

18. Herting MM, Gautam P, Spielberg JM, Kan E, Dahl RE, & Sowell ER. (2014). The role of testosterone and estradiol in brain volume changes across adolescence: A longitudinal structural MRI study. Human Brain Mapping, 35, 5633-5645. doi:10.1002/hbm.22575


17. Spielberg JM, Heller W, & Miller GA. (2013). Hierarchical brain networks active in approach and avoidance goal pursuit. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 284. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2013.00284 Featured article on Frontiers homepage, 06/13

16. Spielberg JM, De Leon AA, Bredemeier K, Heller W, Engels AS, Warren SL, Crocker LD, Sutton BP, & Miller GA. (2013). Anxiety type modulates immediate vs. delayed engagement of attention-related brain regions. Brain & Behavior, 3, 532-551. doi:10.1002/brb3.157

15. Warren SL, Crocker LD, Spielberg JM, Engels AS, Banich MT, Sutton BP, Miller GA, & Heller W. (2013). Cortical organization of inhibition-related functions and modulation by psychopathology. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 271. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2013.00271

14. Sadeh N, Spielberg JM, Heller W, Herrington JD, Engels AS, Warren SL, Crocker LD, Sutton BP, & Miller GA. (2013). Emotion disrupts neural activity during selective attention in psychopathy. Social, Cognitive, & Affective Neuroscience, 8, 235-246. doi:10.1093/scan/nsr092

13. Miller GA, Crocker LD, Spielberg JM, Infantolino ZP, & Heller W. (2013). Issues in localization of brain function: The case of lateralized frontal cortex in cognition, emotion, and psychopathology. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 7, 2. doi:10.3389/fnint.2013.00002


12. Spielberg JM, Miller GA, Warren SL, Engels AS, Crocker LD, Sutton BP, & Heller W. (2012). Trait motivation moderates neural activation associated with goal pursuit. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 12, 308-322. doi:10.3758/s13415-012-0088-8

11. Spielberg JM, Miller GA, Warren SL, Engels AS, Crocker LD, Banich MT, Sutton BP, & Heller W. (2012). A brain network instantiating approach and avoidance motivation. Psychophysiology, 49, 1200-1214. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8986.2012.01443.x

10. Crocker LD, Heller W, Spielberg JM, Warren SL, Bredemeier K, Banich MT, & Miller GA. (2012). Neural mechanisms in attentional control differentiate trait and state negative affect. Frontiers in Emotion Science, 3, 298. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00298

9. Bredemeier K, Berenbaum H, & Spielberg JM. (2012). Worry and perceived threat of proximal and distal undesirable outcomes. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 26, 425-429. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2012.01.001


8. Spielberg JM, Miller GA, Engels AS, Herrington JD, Sutton BP, Banich MT, & Heller W. (2011). Trait approach and avoidance motivation: Lateralized neural activity associated with executive function. NeuroImage, 54, 661-670. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.08.037

7. Spielberg JM, Heller W, Silton RL, Stewart JL, & Miller GA. (2011). Approach and avoidance profiles distinguish dimensions of anxiety and depression. Cognitive Therapy & Research, 35, 359-371. doi:10.1007/s10608-011-9364-0

6. Silton RL, Heller W, Towers DN, Engels AS, Edgar JC, Spielberg JM, Sass SM, Stewart JL, Sutton BP, Banich MT, & Miller GA. (2011). Depression and anxious apprehension distinguish frontocingulate cortical activity during top-down attentional control. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 120, 272-285. doi:10.1037/a0023204


5. Bredemeier KE, Spielberg JM, Silton RL, Berenbaum H, Heller W, & Miller GA. (2010). Screening for clinical depression using the MASQ anhedonic depression scale: A receiver-operator characteristic analysis. Psychological Assessment, 22, 702-710. doi:10.1037/a0019915

4. Engels AS, Heller W, Spielberg JM, Warren SL, Sutton BP, Banich MT, & Miller GA. (2010). Co-occurring anxiety influences patterns of brain activity in depression. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, 141-156. doi:10.3758/CABN.10.1.141

3. Silton RL, Miller GA, Towers DN, Engels AS, Edgar JC, Spielberg JM, Sass SM, Stewart JL, Sutton BP, Banich MT, & Heller W. (2010). The time course of activity in dorsolateral prefrontal cortex and anterior cingulate cortex during top-down attentional control. NeuroImage, 50, 1292-1302. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2009.12.061

2. Warren SL, Bost K, Roisman GI, Silton RL, Spielberg JM, Choi E, Sutton BP, Miller GA, & Heller W. (2010). Effects of adult attachment and emotional distractors on brain mechanisms of cognitive control. Psychological Science, 21, 1818-1826. doi:10.1177/0956797610388809


1. Spielberg JM, Heller W, Stewart JL, Levin RL, & Miller GA. (2008). Prefrontal cortex, emotion, and approach/withdrawal motivation. Social & Personality Psychology Compass, 2, 135-153. doi:10.1111/j.1751-9004.2007.00064.x


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