Publications

In press / forthcoming

Causadias, J.M., Telzer, E.H., & Gonzales, N.A. Eds. (forthcoming). The Handbook of Culture and Biology. Wiley Press.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   With the following chapters from the lab:

  1. Causadias, J.M., Telzer, E.H., & Gonzales, N. Introduction to culture and biology interplay.
  2. Qu, Y. & Telzer, E.H. Developmental cultural neuroscience.
  3.  Lin, L. & Telzer, E.H. An introduction to cultural neuroscience.

Fowler, C.H+., Miernicki, M.E+., Rudolph, K.D., & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Disrupted amygdala-prefrontal connectivity during emotion regulation links stress-reactive rumination and adolescent depressive symptoms. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience.  +denotes equal author contribution

Guassi Moreira, J. & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Family conflict influences whether adolescents take greater or fewer risks when their parent is affected. Developmental Science. 

Guassi Moreira, J. & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Family conflict is associated with longitudinal changes in insular-striatal functional connectivity during adolescent risk taking under maternal influence. Developmental Science.

Guassi Moreira, J. & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Longitudinal increases in family connectedness and sensation seeking interact to increase adolescent risk taking. Emerging Adulthood.

Johnson, C.L., & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Magnetic resonance elastography for examining developmental changes in the mechanical properties of the brain. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience.

Lee, T., Qu, Y., & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Dyadic neural similarity during stress in mother-child dyads. Journal of Research on Adolescence.

Qu, Y., Fuligni, A.J., Gálvan, A., Lieberman, M.D., & Telzer, E.H. (in press). A biopsychosocial approach to examine Mexican-American adolescents’ academic achievement and substance use. The Russel Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences. Special Issue on Biosocial Pathways of Well-Being across the Life Course.

Qu, Y., Pomerantz, E.M., McCormick, E.M., & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Conceptions of adolescence predict longitudinal changes in prefrontal cortex activation and risk taking. Child Development.

Sharp, P.B. & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Structural connectomics of anxious arousal in early adolescence: Translating clinical and ethological findings. NeuroImage: Clinical. 

Telzer, E.H., Rogers, C.R+., & van Hoorn, J+. (in press). Neural correlates of social influence on risk taking and substance use in adolescents. Addiction Reports. [PDF] +denotes equal author contribution

Yuen, C.X., Fuligni, A.J., Gonzales, N.A., & Telzer, E.H. (in press). Family first?: The costs and benefits of family centrality for adolescents with high-conflict families. Journal of Youth and Adolescence.

2017

Do, K+., Guassi Moreira, J+. & Telzer, E.H+. (2017). But is helping you worth the risk?: Defining prosocial risk taking in adolescence. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 260-271. [PDF] +denotes equal author contribution

Causadias, J., Telzer, E.H., & Lee, R. (2017). Culture biology interplay: An introduction. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 23, 1-4. [PDF]

Goldenberg, D., Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D., & Gálvan, A. (2017). Greater response variability in adolescents is associated with increased white matter development. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 12, 436-444. [PDF]

Guassi Moreira, J., Van Bavel, J., & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Neurodevelopment of us and them. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 12, 184-196 . [PDF]

Lee, T., Miernicki, M.E., & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Behavioral and neural concordance in parent-child dyadic sleep patterns. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 26, 77-83. [PDF]

Lee, T., Miernicki, M., & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Families that fire together smile together: Resting state connectome similarity and daily emotional synchrony in parent-child dyads. NeuroImage, 152, 31-37. [PDF]

McCormick, E., Qu, Y., & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Activation in context: Differential conclusions drawn from cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses of adolescents’ cognitive control-related neural activity. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 11, 141. [PDF] 

McCormick, E. & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Adaptive adolescent flexibility: Neurodevelopment of decision-making and learning in a risky context. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 29, 413-423. [PDF]

McCormick, E. & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Failure to retreat: Blunted sensitivity to negative feedback supports risky behavior in adolescents. NeuroImage, 147, 381-389. [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Miernicki, M.E., & Rudolph, K. (2017). Chronic childhood peer victimization heightens neural sensitivity to risk taking. Development and Psychopathology, 1-14. [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Qu, Y., & Lin, L.C. (2017). Neural processes underlying cultural differences in cognitive persistence. NeuroImage, 156, 224-231. [PDF]

Qu, Y. & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Cultural differences in beliefs, practices, and neural mechanisms of emotion regulation. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 23, 36-44. [PDF]

Uddin, M., Jensen, S. & Telzer, E.H. (2017). Adolescent depression linked to socioeconomic status? Molecular approaches for revealing premorbid risk factors. Bioessays, 39. [PDF]

2016

Gabard-Durnam, L., Gee, D.G., Goff, B., Flannery, J., Telzer, E.H., Humphreys, K.L., Lumian, D.S., Fareri, D.S., Caldera, C., & Tottenham, N. (2016). Stimulus-elicited connectivity influences resting-state connectivity years later in human development: A prospective study. Journal of Neuroscience, 36, 4771-4784. [PDF]

Guassi Moreira, J. F., Miernicki, M.E., & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Relationship quality buffers association between co- rumination and depressive symptoms among first year college students. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 45, 484-493. [PDF]

Guassi Moreira, J. & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Mother still knows best: Maternal influence uniquely modulates adolescent reward sensitivity during risk taking. Developmental Science.  [PDF]

Humphreys, K.L., Telzer, E.H., Flannery, J., Goff, B., Gabard-Durnam, L., Gee, D.G., Lee, S.S., & Tottenham, N. (2016). Risky decision-making from childhood through adulthood: Contributions of learning and sensitivity to negative feedback. Emotion, 16(1), 101-109.

Lee, T. & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Negative coupling between the right fronto-parietal and limbic resting state networks predicts increased self-control and later substance use onset in adolescence. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 20, 35-42. [PDF]

McCormick, E., Qu, Y., & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Adolescent neurodevelopment of cognitive control and risk-taking in negative family contexts. NeuroImage, 124, 989-996. [PDF]

Perino, M.T., Miernicki, M.E. & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Letting the good times roll: Adolescence as a period of reduced inhibition to appetitive social cues. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 11, 1762-1771. [PDF]

Qu, Y., Fuligni, A.J., Gálvan, A., Lieberman, M.D., & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Links between parental depression and longitudinal changes in youths’ neural sensitivity to rewards. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 11, 1262-1271. [PDF]

Rudolph, K., Miernicki, M.E., Troop-Gordon, W., Davis, M. & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Adding insult to injury: Neural sensitivity to social exclusion is associated with depression in chronically peer-victimized girls. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 11(5), 829-842. [PDF]

Silvers, J.A., Lumian, D.S., Gabard-Durnam, L., Gee, D.G., Goff, B., Fareri, D.S., Caldera, C., Flannery, J., Telzer, E.H., Humphreys, K., & Tottenham, N. (2016). Previous institutionalization is followed by broader amygdala-hippocampal-PFC network connectivity during aversive learning in human development. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(24), 6420-6430. [PDF]

Telzer, E.H. (2016). Dopaminergic reward sensitivity can promote adolescent health: A new perspective on the mechanism of ventral striatum activation. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 17, 57-67. [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., & Gálvan, A. (2016). Identifying a cultural resource: Neural correlates of familial influence on risk taking among Mexican-origin adolescents. In J.Y. Chiao, S-C Li, R. Seligman, & R. Turner (Eds). The Oxford Handbook of Cultural Neuroscience. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Yuen, C.X., Gonzales, N.A., & Fuligini, A.J. (2016). Filling gaps in the acculturation gap-distress model: Heritage cultural maintenance and adjustment in Mexican-American adolescents. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 45(7), 1412-1425. [PDF]

Welborn, L.B., Lieberman, M.D., Goldenberg, D., Fuligni, A.J., Gálvan, A., & Telzer, E.H. (2016). Neural mechanisms of social influence during adolescence. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 11(1), 100-109. [PDF]

2015

Guassi Moreira, J.F., & Telzer, E.H. (2015). Changes in parent cohesion and links to depression during the college transition. Journal of Adolescence, 43, 72-82. doi: 10.1016/j.adolescence.2015.05.012 [PDF]

Humphreys, K.L., Lee, S.S., Telzer, E.H., Gabard-Durnam, L.J., Goff, B., Flannery, J., & Tottenham, N. (2015). Exploration-exploitation strategy is dependent on early experience. Developmental Psychobiology, 57, 313- 321. doi: 10.1002/dev.21293 [PDF]

Qu, Y., Fuligni, A.J., Gálvan, A., & Telzer, E.H. (2015). Buffering effect of positive parent-child relationships on adolescent risk taking: A longitudinal neuroimaging investigation. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 15, 26-34. doi:10.1016/j.dcn.2015.08.005 [PDF]

Qu, Y., Galvan, A., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D., & Telzer, E.H. (2015). Longitudinal changes in prefrontal cortex activation underlie declines in adolescent risk taking. Journal of Neuroscience, 35, 11308- 11314. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1553-15.2015 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Flannery, J., Humphreys, K.L., Goff, B., Gabard-Durman, L., Gee, D.G., & Tottenham, N. (2015). “The Cooties Effect”: Amygdala reactivity to opposite- versus same-sex faces declines from childhood to adolescence. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27, 1685-1696. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00813 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D, Miernicki, M.E., & Gálvan, A. (2015). The quality of adolescents’ peer relationships modulates neural sensitivity to risk taking. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 10, 389-398. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsu06 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Goldenberg, D., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D, & Gálvan, A. (2015). Sleep variability in adolescence is associated with altered brain development. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 14, 16- 22. doi: 10.1016/j.dcn.2015.05.007 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Ichien, N.I., & Qu, Y. (2015). Mothers know best: Redirecting adolescent reward sensitivity to promote safe behavior during risk taking. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 10, 1383 -1391. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsv026 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Ichien, N.I., & Qu, Y. (2015). The ties that bind: Group membership shapes the neural correlates of ingroup positivity. NeuroImage, 115, 42-51. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.04.035 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Tsai, K.M., Gonzales, N., & Fuligni, A.J. (2015). Mexican-American adolescents’ family obligation values and behaviors: Links to internalizing symptoms across time and family context. Developmental Psychology, 51, 75-86. doi: 10.1037/a0038434. [PDF]

Tsai, K.M., Telzer, E.H., Gonzales, N., & Fuligni, A.J. (2015). Parental cultural socialization of Mexican- American adolescents’ family obligation values and behaviors. Child Development, 86, 1252. doi: 10.1111/cdev.12358 [PDF]

2014

Gabard-Durnam, L., Flannery, J., Goff, B., Gee, D.G., Humphreys, K.L., Telzer, E.H., Hare, T., & Tottenham, N. (2014). The development of human amygdala functional connectivity at rest from 4 to 23 Years: A cross- sectional study. NeuroImage, 95, 193-297. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2014.03.038 [PDF]

Gee, D.G., Gabard-Durman, L., Telzer, E.H., Humphreys, K.L., Goff, B., Shapiro, M., Flannery, J., Hare, T.A., Luniam, D.S., Fareri, D.S., Caldera, C., & Tottenham, N. (2014). Maternal buffering of human amygdala- prefrontal circuitry during childhood but not adolescence. Psychological Science, 25, 2067-78. doi: 10.1177/0956797614550878 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D, & Gálvan, A. (2014). Neural sensitivity to eudaimonic and hedonic rewards differentially predict adolescent depressive symptoms over time. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111, 6600-6605. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1323014111 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Gonzales, N., & Fuligni, A.J. (2014). Family obligation values and family assistance behaviors: Protective and risk factors for adolescent substance use. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 43, 270-283. doi: 10.1007/s10964-013-9941-5 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Qu, Y., Golenberg, D., Fuligni, A.J., Galvan, A. & Lieberman, M.D. (2014). Adolescents’ emotional competence is associated with parents’ neural sensitivity to emotions. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 558. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00558 [PDF]

2013

Fuligni, A.J. & Telzer, E.H. (2013). Another way the family can get in the head and under the skin: The neurobiology of family assistance. Perspectives in Child Development, 7, 138-142. doi: 10.1111/cdep.12029 [PDF]

Gee, D.G., Gabard-Durman, L., Flannery, K., Goff, B., Humphreys, K.L., Telzer, E.H., Hare, T.A., Bookheimer, S.Y., & Tottenham, N. (2013). Early developmental emergence of human amygdala-prefrontal connectivity after maternal deprivation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110, 15638-15643. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1307893110 [PDF]

Gee, D.G., Humphreys, K.L., Flannery, J., Goff, B., Telzer, E.H., Shapiro, M., Hare, T.A., Bookheimer, S.Y., & Tottenham, N. (2013). A developmental shift from positive to negative connectivity in human amygdala-prefrontal circuitry. Journal of Neuroscience, 33, 4584-4593. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3446-12.2013 [PDF]

Goldenberg, D*., Telzer, E.H*., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D., & Galvan, A. (2013). Neural mechanisms of impulse control in sexually risky adolescents. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 6, 23-29. doi: 10.1016/j.dcn.2013.06.002 [PDF]

Goff, B., Gee, D.G., Telzer, E.H., Humphreys, K.L., Gabard-Durnam, L., Flannery, J., & Tottenham, N. (2013). Reduced nucleus accumbens reactivity and adolescent depression following early-life stress. Neuroscience, 249, 129-138. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2012.12.010 [PDF]

Olsavsky, A.K., Telzer, E.H., Shapiro, M. Humphreys, K.L., Flannery, J., Goff, B., & Tottenham, N. (2013). Indiscriminate amygdala response to mothers and strangers following early maternal deprivation. Biological Psychiatry, 74, 853-860. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2013.05.025 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Flannery, J., Shapiro, M., Humphreys, K.L., Goff, B., Gabard-Durman, L., Gee, D.G., & Tottenham, N. (2013). Early experience shapes amygdala sensitivity to race: An international adoption design. Journal of Neuroscience, 33, 13484-13488. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1272-13.2013 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H. & Fuligni, A.J. (2013). Positive daily family interactions eliminate gender differences in internalizing symptoms during adolescence. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 42, 1498-511. doi: 10.1007/s10964-013- 9964-y [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D, & Gálvan, A. (2013a). Meaningful family relationships: Neurocognitive buffers of adolescent risk taking. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 374-387. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00331 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D, & Gálvan, A. (2013b). Ventral striatum activation to prosocial rewards predicts longitudinal declines in adolescent risk taking. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 3, 45- 52. doi: 10.1016/j.dcn.2012.08.004 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D., & Gálvan, A. (2013c). The effects of poor quality sleep on brain function during risk taking in adolescence. NeuroImage, 71, 275-283. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.01.025 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Humphreys, K., Shapiro, M., & Tottenham, N.L (2013). Amygdala sensitivity to race is not present in childhood but emerges in adolescence. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 234-244. doi: 10.1162/jocn_a_00311 [PDF]

Tsai, K.M., Telzer, E.H. & Fuligni, A.J. (2013). Continuity and discontinuity in perceptions of family relationships from adolescent to young adulthood. Child Development, 84, 471-484. doi: 10.1111/j.1467- 8624.2012.01858.x [PDF]

Tsai, K.M., Telzer, E.H., Gonzales, N., & Fuligni, A.J. (2013). Adolescents’ daily assistance to the family in response to maternal need. Journal of Marriage and Family, 75, 964-980. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12035 [PDF]

2012

Fuligni, A.K. & Telzer, E.H. (2012). The contributions of immigrant adolescents. In A.S. Masten, D. Hernandez, & K. Liebkind (Eds.) Realizing the Potential of Immigrant Youth. Cambridge University Press, New York, NY.

Masten, C L., Telzer, E.H., Fuligni, A.J., Lieberman, M.D. & Eisenberger, N.I. (2012). Time spent with friends in adolescence relates to less neural sensitivity to later peer rejection. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 7, 106-114. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsq098 [PDF]

Tottenham, N., Shapiro, M., Telzer, E.H. & Humphreys, K. (2012). Amygdala response to mother. Developmental Science, 15, 307-315. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-7687.2011.01128.x [PDF]

2011

Cole, S.W., Arevalo, J.M.G., Manu, K., Telzer, E.H., Kinag, L., Bower, J.E., Irwin, M.R., & Fuligni, A.K. (2011). Antagonistic pleiotropy at the human IL6 promoter polymorphism confers genetic resilience to the pro- inflammatory effects of adverse social conditions in adolescence. Developmental Psychology, 47, 1173- 1180. doi: 0.1037/a0023871 [PDF]

Masten, C.L., Telzer, E.H., & Eisenberger, N.I. (2011). An fMRI investigation of attributing negative social treatment to racial discrimination. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 1042-1051. doi: 10.1162/jocn.2010.21520 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Masten, C.L., Berkamn, E.T., Lieberman, M.D., & Fuligni, A.J. (2011). Neural regions involved in self-control and mentalizing are recruited during prosocial decisions towards the family. NeuroImage, 58, 242- 249. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2011.06.013 [PDF]

2010

Telzer, E.H. (2010). Expanding the acculturation gap-distress model: An integrative review of research. Human Development, 53, 313-340. doi: 10.1159/000322476 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Masten, C.L., Berkman, E.T., Lieberman, M.D., & Fuligni, A.J. (2010). Gaining while giving: An fMRI study of the rewards of family assistance among White and Latino youth. Social Neuroscience, 5, 508-518. doi: 10.1080/17470911003687913 [PDF]

2009

Fuligni, A.J., Telzer, E.H., Bower, J., Irwin, M., Kiang, L., & Cole, S.W. (2009). Daily family assistance and inflammation among adolescents from Latin American and European backgrounds. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 23, 803-809. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2009.02.021 [PDF]

Fuligni, A.J., Telzer, E.H., Cole, S.W., Bower, J., Kiang, L., & Irwin, M. (2009). A preliminary study of daily interpersonal stress and C-Reactive Protein levels among adolescents from Latin American and European backgrounds. Psychosomatic Medicine, 71, 1-5. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0b013e3181921b1f [PDF]

Telzer, E H. & Fuligni, A.J. (2009a). A longitudinal daily diary study of family assistance and academic achievement among adolescents from Mexican, Chinese, and European backgrounds. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 38, 560-571. doi: 10.1007/s10964-008-9391-7 [PDF]

Telzer, E H. & Fuligni, A.J. (2009b). Daily family assistance and the psychological well being of adolescents from Latin American, Asian, and European backgrounds. Developmental Psychology, 45, 1177-1189. doi: 10.1037/a0014728 [PDF]

Telzer, E H. & Vazquez-Garcia, H.A. (2009). Skin color and self perceptions of immigrant and U.S. born Latinas: The moderating role of racial socialization and ethnic identity. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 31, 357-374. doi: 10.1177/0739986309336913 [PDF]

2008

Monk, C.S., Telzer, E.H., Mogg, K., Bradley, B.P., Mai, X., Louro, H.M.C., Chen, G., McClue, E.B., Ernst, M., & Pine, D.S. (2008). Amygdala and ventrolateral prefrontal cortex activation to masked angry faces in children and adolescents with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Archives of General Psychiatry, 65, 568-576. doi: 10.1001/archpsyc.65.5.568 [PDF]

Telzer, E.H., Mogg, K., Bradley, B., Mai, X., Ernst, M., Pine, D., & Monk, C.S. (2008). Relationship between trait anxiety, prefrontal cortex, and attention bias to angry faces in children and adolescents. Biological Psychology, 79, 216-222. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2008.05.004. [PDF]

2007

Monk, C.S., Klein, R.G., Telzer, E.H., Schroth, E.A., Mannuzza, S., Moulton III, J.L., Masten, C.L., McClure, E.B., Fromm, S., Blair, J.R., Pine, D.S., & Ernst, M. (2007). Amygdala and nucleus accumbens activation to emotional facial expressions in diagnosis free juveniles at risk for major depression. American Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 90-98. doi:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2008.05.004 [PDF]

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