Elyssa Barrick



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Research Areas: Clinical Psychology PhD

Research Advisor: Sarah Hope Lincoln

Research Interests: I’m interested in using behavioral and neuroimaging methods to investigate the neurocognitive mechanisms underlying emotional and social impairments in populations with serious mental illness.

Publications & Selected Presentations: Barrick, E. M., Thornton, M. A., & Tamir, D. T. (2021). Mask exposure during COVID-19 changes emotional face processing. PLOS One 16(10): e0258470. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0258470

Cooper, J., Nuutinen, M., Lawlor, V., DeVries, B., Barrick, E., Hossein, S., Cole, D., Leonard, C., Hahn, E., Teer, A., Shields, G, Slavich, G., Ongur, D., Jensen, J., Du, F., Pizzagalli, D., & Treadway M. (2021). Reduced adaptation of glutamatergic stress response is associated with pessimistic expectations in depression. Nature Communications. doi:10.1038/s41467-021-23284-9

Wu, C., Dillon, D. G., Hsu, H., Huang, S., Barrick, E., & Liu, Y. (2018). Depression Detection Using Relative EEG Power Induced by Emotionally Positive Images and a Conformal Kernel Support Vector Machine. Applied Sciences, 8(8), 1244. doi: 10.3390/app8081244

Barrick, E. M. & Dillon, D. G. (2018). An ERP Study of Multidimensional Source Retrieval in Depression. Biological Psychology, 132, 176-191. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2018.01.001

Beard, C., Donahue, R. J., Dillon, D. G., Van’t Veer, A., Webber, C., Lee, J., Barrick, E., Hsu, K. J., Foti, D., Carroll, F. Y, Carlezon, W.A.,  Jr., Björgvinsson, T., & Pizzagalli, D. A. (2015). Abnormal Error Processing in Depressive States: A Translational Examination in Humans and Rats. Translational   Psychiatry, 5(5), 564-570. doi: 10.1038/tp.2015.54

Barrick, E. M., Mildner, J., Ibonie, S., Tamir, D. I., Gruber, J. (2021, September). The dynamics of spontaneous thought during mania facilitate creativity among emerging adults. Poster presented at the 34th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology, Virtual Conference. doi: 10.13140/RG.2.2.21666.15045/1

Barrick, E., Thornton, M.& Tamir, D. (2020, February). Emotion Prediction in the Self and Others Across Levels of Autistic Symptoms. 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA. doi: 10.13140/RG.2.2.32533.65766

Barrick, E. M., Lincoln, S., Tully, L. M., Dodell-Feder, D. & Hooker, C. I. (2017, September). Characterizing differences in social cognitive deficits in individuals at clinical-high risk for psychosis, familial risk for psychosis, and with psychotic disorders: A cross-group comparison. Poster presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology, Denver, CO. doi: 10.13140/RG.2.2.15756.44167