Affective Cognition and its Disruption in Mood Disorders

  title={Affective Cognition and its Disruption in Mood Disorders},
  author={Rebecca Elliott and Roland Zahn and J F William Deakin and Ian Muir Anderson},
In this review, we consider affective cognition, responses to emotional stimuli occurring in the context of cognitive evaluation. In particular, we discuss emotion categorization, biasing of memory and attention, as well as social/moral emotion. We discuss limited neuropsychological evidence suggesting that affective cognition depends critically on the… CONTINUE READING