Neurobiological Factors

Studies examining the potential role that neurocognition, psychophysiology, and structural/functional brain abnormalities play in the development of internalizing and externalizing problems.

Fung, M. T., Raine, A., Loeber, R., Lynam, D. R., Steinhauer, S. R., Venables, P. H., & Stouthamer-Loeber, M. (2005). Reduced electrodermal activity in psychopathy-prone adolescents. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 114, 187-196.

Loeber, R., & Pardini, D. (2008). Neurobiology and the development of violence: Common assumptions and controversies. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 363, 2492-2503.

Waldman, I., Tackett, J. L., Van Hulle, C. A., Applegate, B., Pardini, D., Frick, P. J., & Lahey, B. B. (2011).  Child and adolescent conduct disorder substantially shares genetic influences with three socioemotional dispositions.  Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 120, 57-70.

Pardini, D. A., & Phillips, M. (2010).  Neural responses to emotional and neutral facial expressions in chronically violent men.  Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, 35, 390-398. PMCID: PMC2964369