Peer-reviewed Articles

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There is evidence that poor readers are at increased risk for various types of low self-concept—particularly academic self-concept. However, this evidence ignores the heterogeneous nature of poor readers, and hence the likelihood that not all poor readers have...

["Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.2669
75 downloads
244 views

A small molecule named ISRIB has recently been described to enhance memory in rodents. In this study we aimed to test whether ISRIB would reverse learning and memory deficits in the J20 mouse model of human amyloid precursor protein (hAPP) overexpression, a model...

["Animal Behavior","Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Neurology","Translational Medicine"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.2565
68 downloads
314 views

Background. Taking into account the high prevalence of mental disorders and the multiple barriers to the use of mental health services, new forms of fostering patient information, involvement, and self-management are needed to complement existing mental health...

["Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology","Public Health","Science and Medical Education","Human\u2013Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.2093
123 downloads
746 views

As a fundamental dimension of cognition and behavior, time perception has been found to be sensitive to stress. However, how one’s time perception changes with responses to stress is still unclear. The present study aimed to investigate the relationship between...

["Cognitive Disorders","Neurology","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.2061
213 downloads
931 views

Little is known about the individual factors that predict outcomes in Internet-administered psychological treatments. We hypothesized that greater cognitive flexibility (i.e. the ability to simultaneously consider several concepts and tasks and switch effortlessly...

["Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1934
166 downloads
638 views

Background. The revised Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI-R) measures Cloninger’s psychobiological model of personality. The average effects of individual temperament and character traits have been associated with schizotypy and with impaired regulation...

["Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1830
155 downloads
579 views

Background. The Barcelona Music Reward Questionnaire (BMRQ) questionnaire investigates the main facets of music experience that could explain the variance observed in how people experience reward associated with music. Currently, only English and Spanish versions...

["Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Otorhinolaryngology","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1760
76 downloads
634 views

This study examines the role of the magnocellular system in the early stages of face perception, in particular sex categorization. Utilizing the specific property of magnocellular suppression in red light, we investigated visually guided reaching to low and high...

["Neuroscience","Cognitive disorders","Psychiatry and psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1617
2 citations
195 downloads
577 views

Despite the agreement that experience with faces leads to more efficient processing, the underlying mechanisms remain largely unknown. Building on empirical evidence from unfamiliar face processing in healthy populations and neuropsychological patients, the present...

["Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1465
161 downloads
597 views

Social anxiety is an emotional disorder common to various populations around the world. The newly developed Self-Beliefs Related to Social Anxiety Scale (SBSA) aims to assess three kinds of self-beliefs through 15 items that include self-related cognitive factors...

["Cognitive Disorders","Global Health","Psychiatry and Psychology","Public Health"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1312
78 downloads
653 views

The behavior of concerned significant others (CSOs) can have a measurable impact on the health and wellness of individuals attempting to meet behavioral and health goals, and research is needed to better understand the attributes of text-based CSO language when...

["Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Neurology","Psychiatry and Psychology","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1151
2 citations
539 downloads
2,502 views

Given the importance of effective treatments for children with reading impairment, paired with growing concern about the lack of scientific replication in psychological science, the aim of this study was to replicate a quasi-randomised trial of sight word and phonics...

["Clinical Trials","Cognitive Disorders"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.922
2 citations
322 downloads
1,312 views

Despite the wealth of mental-health information available online to consumers, research has shown that the mental-health information needs of consumers are not being met. This study contributes to that research by soliciting consumer questions directly, categorizing...

["Bioinformatics","Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology","Public Health","Human\u2013Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.867
2 citations
152 downloads
1,245 views

Several competing aetiologies of developmental dyslexia suggest that the problems with acquiring literacy skills are causally entailed by low-level auditory and/or speech perception processes. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the diverging claims about...

["Biophysics","Developmental Biology","Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.837
5 citations
144 downloads
935 views

Identification of personally familiar faces is highly efficient across various viewing conditions. While the presence of robust facial representations stored in memory is considered to aid this process, the mechanisms underlying invariant identification remain...

["Neuroscience","Cognitive Disorders","Psychiatry and Psychology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.850

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