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Mechanisms of attentional biases towards threat in anxiety disorders: An integrative review.
A wealth of research demonstrates attentional biases toward threat in the anxiety disorders. Several models have been advanced to explain these biases in anxiety, yet the mechanisms comprising andExpand
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Selective attention to threat in the dot probe paradigm: differentiating vigilance and difficulty to disengage.
The dot probe task [J Abnorm Psychol 95 (1986) 15] is an often-used paradigm to investigate selective attention to threat. A facilitated response to probes that appear at the same location of threatExpand
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Understanding depressive rumination from a cognitive science perspective: the impaired disengagement hypothesis.
Persisting negative thoughts are considered a hallmark of depression. Recent information-processing approaches have begun to uncover underlying mechanisms of depressive rumination. Despite markedExpand
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Components of attentional bias to threat in high trait anxiety: Facilitated engagement, impaired disengagement, and attentional avoidance.
There is a wealth of evidence demonstrating enhanced attention to threat in high trait anxious individuals (HTA) compared with low trait anxious individuals (LTA). In two experiments, we investigatedExpand
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Clinical efficacy of attentional bias modification procedures: an updated meta-analysis.
CONTEXT Attentional bias modification (ABM) treatment is a promising intervention tool for a variety of clinical conditions. OBJECTIVES This study provides an updated review of the clinical effectExpand
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Understanding vulnerability for depression from a cognitive neuroscience perspective: A reappraisal of attentional factors and a new conceptual framework
  • R. Raedt, E. Koster
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Cognitive, affective & behavioral neuroscience
  • 1 March 2010
We propose a framework to understand increases in vulnerability for depression after recurrent episodes that links attention processes and schema activation to negative mood states, by integratingExpand
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Deficient inhibition of emotional information in depression.
BACKGROUND There are numerous indications that impaired inhibition of negative affective material could be an important cognitive component of depression. To study whether impaired inhibition ofExpand
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Mood-congruent attentional bias in dysphoria: maintained attention to and impaired disengagement from negative information.
Attentional bias to negative information has been proposed to be a cognitive vulnerability factor for the development of depression. In 2 experiments, the authors examined mood-congruent attentionalExpand
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Does imminent threat capture and hold attention?
According to models of attention and emotion, threat captures and holds attention. In behavioral tasks, robust evidence has been found for attentional holding but not for attentional capture byExpand
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The Default Mode Network and Recurrent Depression: A Neurobiological Model of Cognitive Risk Factors
A neurobiological account of cognitive vulnerability for recurrent depression is presented based on recent developments of resting state neural networks. We propose that alterations in the interplayExpand
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