Selected Lab Publications

In press

Berry, M. P., Tanovic, E., Joormann, J., & Sanislow, C. (in press). Sustained reward and loss responding across subclinical depression symptoms: A time-based ERP study. Psychophysiology

Bronstein, M.V., Pennycook, G., Joormann, J., Corlett, P.R., & Cannon, T.D. (in press). Dual-process theory, conflict processing, and delusional beliefs. Clinical Psychology Review.

Everaert, J., Koster, E.H.W., & Joormann, J. (in press). Finding patterns in emotional information: Enhanced sensitivity to statistical regularities in negative and positive information. Emotion.

Everaert, J. & Joormann, J. (in press). Emotion regulation in anxiety and depression: A network approach to model relations among individual symptoms, reappraisal and repetitive negative thinking. Clinical Psychological Science.

Joormann, J. (in press). Is the glass half empty or half full or does it even matter? Cognition and Emotion.

Lewis, E., Blanco, I., Raila, H. & Joormann, J. (in press). Does emotion regulation affect attention? Differential effects of worry and rumination on attention to emotional stimuli. Emotion.

Lewis, E., Yoon, L., & Joormann, J. (in press). Biological stress reactivity in Social Anxiety Disorder: Differential associations with distraction and reappraisal. Cognition and Emotion. 

Rief, W., Joormann, J. (in press). Revisiting the cognitive model of depression: The role of expectations. Clinical Psychology in Europe.

Ronold, E.H., Joormann, J., & Hammar, A. (in press). Facing recovery: Emotional working memory bias is associated with rumination. Applied Neuropsychology Adult.

Wang, W., Zhornitsky, S., Li, C.S.P., Le, T.M., Joormann, J., & Li, C.R. (in press). Cerebral responses to self-initiated action during social interaction. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience


Tanovic, E., & Joormann, J. (2019). Anticipating the unknown: The stimulus-preceding negativity is enhanced by uncertain threat. International Journal of Psychophysiology.

Wang, W., Zhornitsky, S., Li, C.S.P., Le, T.M., Joormann, J., & Li, C.R. (2019). Social anxiety, posterior insula activation, and autonomic response during self-initiated action in a Cyberball game. Journal of Affective Disorders, 255, 158-167.

Arditte Hall, K., Vanderlind, M.,W., Quinn, M.E. & Joormann, J. (2019). Comparing cognitive styles in social anxiety and major depressive disorders: An examination of rumination, worry, and reappraisal. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 58, 231-244.

Bronstein, M.V., Everaert, J., Castro, A., Joormann, J., & Cannon, T.D. (2019). Pathways to paranoia: Analytic thinking and belief flexibility. Behavior Research and Therapy, 113, 18-24.

Millgram, Y., Joormann, J., Huppert, J.D., Lampert, A. & Tamir, M. (2019). Motivation to experience happiness and sadness in depression: Temporal stability and implications for coping with stress. Clinical Psychological Science, 7, 143-161.

Stanton, C.H., Holmes, A.J., Chang, S.W.C & Joormann, J. (2019). From stress to anhedonia: Molecular processes through functional circuits. Trends in Neurosciences, 42, 23-42.


Tanovic, E., Pruessner, L., & Joormann, J. (2018). Attention and anticipation in response to varying levels of uncertain threat: An ERP study. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 18(6), 1207-1220.

Tanovic, E., Gee, D. G., & Joormann, J. (2018). Intolerance of uncertainty: Neural and psychophysiological correlates of the perception of uncertainty as threatening. Clinical Psychology Review, 60, 87-99.

Dey, S., Joormann, J., Moulds, M.L., & Newell, B. R. (2018). The relative effects of abstract versus concrete rumination on the experience of post-decisional regret. Behavior Research and Therapy, 108, 18-28.

Ehret, A., Joormann, J., & Berking, M. (2018). Self-compassion is more effective than acceptance and reappraisal in decreasing depressed mood in currently and formerly depressed individuals. Journal of Affective Disorders, 226, 220-226.

Tanovic, E., Hajcak, G., & Joormann, J. (2018). Hating waiting: Individual differences in willingness to wait in uncertainty. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology.

Arditte-Hall, K.A., DeRaedt, R., Timpano, K.R., & Joormann, J. (2018). Positive memory enhancement training for individuals with Major Depressive Disorder. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 47, 155-168.

Arditte Hall, K.A., Joormann, J., Siemer, M., & Timpano, K.R. (2018). The impact bias in self and others: Affective and empathic forecasting in individuals with social anxiety. Behavior Research and Therapy, 106, 37-46.

LeMoult, J., Colich, N., Joormann, J., Singh, M. K., Eggleston, C., & Gotlib, I. H. (2018). Interpretation bias training in depressed adolescents: Near and far transfer effects. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 46, 159-167.


Blanco, I. & Joormann, J. (2017). Examining facets of depression and social anxiety: The relation among lack of positive affect, negative cognitions, and emotion dysregulation. Spanish Journal of Psychology, 20, 51-53.

Rutherford, H.J.V. & Joormann, J. (2017). The role of attentional bias in prenatal and postpartum depression. Women’s Health Research, 1, 1-10.

Wolkenstein, L., Kanske, P., Wessa, M., Hautzinger, M., & Joormann, J. (2017). Impaired cognitive control over emotional material in euthymic bipolar disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 214, 108-114.

Yoon, K. L., Kutz, A., LeMoult, J., & Joormann, J. (2017). Working memory in social anxiety disorder: Better manipulation of emotional vs. neutral material. Cognition and Emotion, 31, 1733-1740.

Tanovic, E., Hajcak, G., & Sanislow, C. (2017). Rumination is associated with diminished performance monitoring. Emotion, 17(6), 953-964.

Vanderlind, W. M., Stanton, C. H., Weinbrecht, A., Velkoff, E. A., & Joormann, J. (2017). Remembering the good ole days: Fear of positive emotion relates to affect repair using positive memories. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 41, 362-368.

Sacchet, M., Levy, B., Hamilton, J., Maksimovskiy, A., Hertel, P., Joormann, J., Anderson, M., Wagner, A., & Gotlib, I.H. (2017). Cognitive and neural consequences of memory suppression in major depressive disorder. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 17, 77-93.


Joormann, J., & Stanton, C. H. (2016). Examining emotion regulation in depression: A review and future directions. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 86, 35–49.

White, S. F., Geraci, M., Lewis, E., Leshin, J., Teng, C., Averbeck, B., … & Blair, K. S. (2016). Prediction error representation in individuals with generalized anxiety disorder during passive avoidance. American Journal of Psychiatry, 174(2), 110-117.

Blair, K. S., Otero, M., Teng, C., Geraci, M., Lewis, E., Hollon, N., et al. (2016). Learning from other people’s fear: Amygdala-based social reference learning in social anxiety disorder. Psychological Medicine, 1–11.

Johnson, S.L., Carver, C.S., Joormann, J., & Cuccaro, M.L. (2016). Genetic polymorphism related to behavioral approach and behavioral inhibition scales. Personality and Individual Differences, 88, 251-255.

LeMoult, J., Yoon, K. L., & Joormann, J. (2016). Rumination and cognitive distraction in major depressive disorder: An examiniation of respiratory sinus arrhythmia. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 38, 20-29.

LeMoult, J., Joormann, J., Kircanski, K., Gotlib, I.H. (2016). Attentional bias training in girls at risk for depression. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 57, 1326-1333.

Kotelnikova, Y., Mackrell, S.V.M., LeMoult, J., Sheikh, H.I., Singh, S.M., Joormann, J., Gotlib, I.H. & Hayden, E.P. (2016). The serotonin transporter promoter variant, stress, and attentional bias in middle childhood. Personality and Individual Differences, 101, 371-379.

Kneeland, E. T., Dovidio, J.F., Joormann, J., & Clark, Margaret, S. (2016). Emotion malleability beliefs, emotion regulation, and psychopathology. Clinical Psychology Review, 45, 81-88.



Ehret, A., Joormann, J., Berking, M. (2015). Examining risk and resilience factors for depression: The role of self-criticism and self-compassion. Cognition and Emotion, 29, 1496-1504.

Foland-Ross, L.C., Gilbert, B.L., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2015). Neural markers of familial risk for depression: An investigation of cortical thickness abnormalities in healthy adolescent daughters of mothers with recurrent depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 124, 476-485.

Goergen, S.M., Joormann, J., Hiller, W., & Witthoeft, M. (2015). The role of mental imagery in depression: Negative mental imagery induces strong implicit and explicit affect in depression. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 6.

Goergen, S., Joormann, J., Hiller, W., & Witthoeft, M. (2015). Implicit and explicit affect after mental imagery: Relations to depression. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 6, 59-81.

Gotlib, I.H., LeMoult, J., Colich, N.L., Foland-Ross, L.C., Hallmayer, J., Joormann, J., Lin, J., & Wolkowitz, O.M. (2015). Telomere length and cortisol reactivity in children of depressed mothers. Molecular Psychiatry, 20, 615-620.

Hamilton, J. P., Chen, M.C., Waugh, C.E., Joormann, J. & Gotlib, I.H. (2015). Distinctive and common neural underpinnings of Major Depression, Social Anxiety, and their comorbidity. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10, 552-560.

Johnson, S.L., Carver, C.S., Joormann, J., & Cuccaro, M. (2015). A genetic analysis of the validity of the Hypomanic Personality Scale. Bipolar Disorders, 17, 331-339.

Joormann, J. & Tanovic, E. (2015). Cognitive vulnerability to depression: Examining cognitive control and emotion regulation. Current Opinion in Psychology,4, 86-92 .

Joormann, J., Waugh, C., & Gotlib, I.H. (2015). Cognitive bias modification training for interpretation in major depression: Effects on memory and stress reactivity. Clinical Psychological Science, 126-139.

Kircanski, K., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2015). Attention to emotional information in social anxiety disorder with and without co-occurring depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 39, 153-161.

LeMoult, J., Carver, C.S., Johnson, S.L. & Joormann, J. (2015). Predicting change in symptoms of depression during the transition to university: The roles of BDNF and working memory capacity. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 15, 95-103.

Millgram, Y., Joormann, J., Huppert, J.D. & Tamir, M. (2015). Sad as a matter of choice? Emotion-regulation goals in depression. Psychological Science, 26, 1216-1228.

Quinn, M.E. & Joormann, J. (2015). Control when it counts: Change in executive control under stress predicts depression symptoms. Emotion, 15, 522-530.

Quinn, M.E. & Joormann, J. (2015). Stress-induced changes in executive control are associated with depression symptoms: Examining the role of rumination. Clinical Psychological Science, 3, 628-636.

Shaw, A.M., Timpano, K.R., Tran, T.B. & Joormann, J. (2015). Correlates of Facebook usage patterns: The relationship between passive Facebook use, social anxiety symptoms, and brooding. Computers in Human Behavior, 48, 575-580.

Tran, T.B. & Joormann, J. (2015). The role of Facebook use in mediating the relation between rumination and adjustment after a relationship breakup. Computers in Human Behavior, 49, 56-61.

Yoon, K. L., Vidaurri, D. N., Joormann, J., & De Raedt, R. (2015). Social anxiety and narrowed attentional breadth toward faces. Emotion, 15, 682-686. 

Carver, C.S., Johnson, S.L., Joormann, J., & Scheier, M.F. (2015). An evolving view of the structure of self-regulation. In G. Gendolla, M. Tops & S. Koole (Eds.). Biobehavioral foundations of self-regulation, pp.9-23. Springer Science.


Arditte, K.A. & Joormann, J. (2014). Rumination moderates the effects of attentional bias modification. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 38, 189-199.

Asarnow, L.D., Thompson, R.J., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2014). Children at risk for depression: Memory biases, self-schemas, and genotypic variation. Journal of Affective Disorders, 159, 66-72.

Carver, C.S., LeMoult, J., Johnson, S.L., & Joormann, J. (2014). Gene effects and GxE interactions in the differential prediction of three aspects of impulsivity. Social Psychology and Personality Science, 5, 730-739.

Foland-Ross, L.C., Cooney, R.C., Joormann, J., Henry, M.L. & Gotlib, I.H. (2014). Recalling happy memories in remitted depression: A neuroimaging investigation of the repair of sad mood. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neurosience, 14, 818-826.

Gotlib, I.H., Joormann, J., & Foland-Ross, L. (2014). Understanding Familial Risk for Depression: A 25-Year Perspective. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 9, 94-108.

Joormann, J., & Goodman, S.H. (2014). Transdiagnostic processes in psychopathology. In memory of Susan Nolen-Hoeksema. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 123, 49-50.

Joormann, J. & Quinn, M.E. (2014). Cognitive processes and emotion regulation in depression. Depression and Anxiety, 31, 308-315.

Joormann, J. & Vanderlind, M. (2014). Emotion regulation in depression: The role of biased cognition and reduced cognitive control. Clinical Psychological Science, 402-420.

LeMoult, J. & Joormann, J. (2014). Depressive rumination alters cortisol decline in Major Depressive Disorder. Biological Psychology, 100, 50-55.

Yoon, K.L., LeMoult, J., & Joormann, J. (2014). Updating emotional material in working memory: A depression-specific deficit? Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 45, 368-374.

Sanchez, A., Vazquez, C., Gomez, D. & Joormann, J. (2014). Gaze-fixation to positive faces predicts mood repair after a negative mood induction. Emotion, 14, 85-94.

Verhaeghen, P., Joormann, J., & Aikman, S. (2014). Creativity and the examined life: The relation among mood, creativity, and rumination. The Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts, 8, 211-218.

Wolkenstein, L., Zwick, J., Hautzinger, & Joormann, J. (2014). Cognitive emotion regulation in euthymic bipolar disorder. Journal of Affective Disorder, 160, 92-97.

Gotlib, I. H., & LeMoult, J. (2014). The “Ins” and “Outs” of the depressive disorders section of DSM-5. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 21, 193-207.

LeMoult, J., Rowa, K., Antony, M. M., Chudzik, S., & McCabe, R. E. (2014). Effect of comorbid depression on cognitive behavioral group treatment for social anxiety disorder. Behaviour Change, 31, 53-64. 

Wells, T. T., Va​nderlind, W. M., Selby, E. A. & Beevers, C. G. (2014). Childhood abuse and vulnerability to depression: Cognitive scars in otherwise healthy young adults. Cognition and Emotion, 28(5), 821-833.

Vanderlind, W. M., Beevers, C. G., Sherman, S. M., Trujillo, L. T., Maddox, W. T., McGeary, J. E., Matthews, M. D., & Schnyer, D. M. (2014). Sleep and sadness: Exploring the relation among the CLOCK gene, sleep, cognitive control, and depressive symptoms. Sleep Medicine, 15(1), 144-149. 

Ellis, A. J., Wells, T. T., Vanderlind, W. M., & Beevers, C. G. (2014). The role of controlled attention on recall in major depression. Cognition and Emotion, 28(3), 520-529. 

Vine, V., & Aldao, A. (2014). Impaired emotional clarity: A transdiagnostic deficit with symptom-specific pathways through emotion regulation. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 33(4), 319-342.

Vine, V., Aldao, A., & Nolen-Hoeksema, S. (2014).  Chasing clarity: Rumination as a strategy for making sense of emotions.  Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 5(3), 229-243. 

Joormann, J. & Arditte, K.A. (2014). Cognitive Aspects of Depression. . In I.H. Gotlib & C. Hammen (Eds.), Handbook of depression, pp. 298-321. New York, NY: Guilford Press. 

Arditte, K.A., & Joormann, J. (2014). Cognitive biases in child psychopathology. In J. Ehrenreich-May & B. Chu (Eds.) Transdiagnostic treatments for children and adolescents: Principles and practice, pp. 59-83. New York, NY: Guilford Press. 

Joormann, J. & Siemer, M. (2014). Emotion regulation in mood disorders. In J. Gross. Handbook of Emotion Regulation, pp. 413-427. New York: Guilford Press. 

LeMoult, J., Castonguay, L.G., Joormann, J., & McAleavey, A. (2014). Depression: Basic research and clinical implications. In L. Castonguay & T. Oltmanns (Eds.). Psychopathology, pp. 17-61. New York: NY: Guilford Press.


Carver, C., Johnson, S.L., & Joormann, J. (2013). Major depressive disorder and impulsive reactivity to emotion. British Journal of Psychiatry, 52, 285-299.

D’Avanzato, C., Joormann, J., Siemer, M., & Gotlib, I.H. (2013). Emotion regulation in depression and anxiety: Examining diagnostic specificity and stability of strategy use. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 37, 968-980.

Foland-Ross, L.C., Hamilton, P.J., Joormann, J., Berman, M.G., Jonides, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2013). The neural basis of difficulties in the processing of irrelevant, negatively valenced stimuli in major depression. Psychological Science, 24, 334-344.

Johnson, S., Carver, C.S., Mule, S., Joormann, J. (2013). Impulsivity and risk for mania: Toward greater specificity. Psychology and Psychotherapy, 86, 401-412.

Johnson, S.L., Carver, C.S. & Joormann, J. (2013). Impulsive responses to emotion as a transdiagnostic vulnerability to internalizing and externalizing symptoms. Journal of Affective Disorders, 150, 872-878.

Joormann, J. & Arditte, K.A. (2013). The relational theory of attention: Implications for the processing of emotional stimuli in psychological disorders. Australian Psychologist, 48, 399-401.

Kwon, H., Yoon, K.L., Joormann, J., & Kown, J.H. (2013). Cultural and gender differences in emotion regulation in depression. Cognition and Emotion, 27, 769-782.

LaGreca, A., Lai, B.S., Joormann, J., Auslander, B.A., & Short, M.B. (2013). Children’s risk and resilience following a natural disaster: Genetic vulnerability, posttraumatic stress, and depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 151, 860-867.

LeMoult, J., Arditte, K., & Joormann, J. (2013). State rumination and stress reactivity: Association with attention biases. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 4, 471-484.

Mata, J., Lowdermilk, C., Joormann, J., Waugh, C.E., & Gotlib, I.H. (2013). Acute exercise attenuates negative affect following repeated sad mood inductions in persons who have recovered from depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 45-50.

Sanchez, A., Vazquez, C., Marker, C., LeMoult, J., & Joormann, J. (2013). Attentional disengagement predicts stress recovery in depression: An eye tracking study. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 303-313.

Yoon, K.L., Maltby, J., & Joormann, J. (2013). A pathway from neuroticism to emotional and physical distress: Examining the role of emotion regulation. Anxiety, Stress and Coping, 26, 558-572.

Ellis, A. J., Vanderlind, W. M., & Beevers, C. G. (2013). The use of acceptance and reappraisal strategies for the regulation of anger and distress tolerance in depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 37(3), 498-509. 

Carver, C., Johnson, S.L., & Joormann, J. (in press). Two-mode models of self-regulation and serotonergic functioning: Divergent manifestations of impulse and constraint. In B. Sokol, F. M. E. Grouzet, & U. Mueller (Eds). Self-regulation and autonomy. New York: Cambridge University Press.


Blanton, R. E., Cooney, R. E., Joormann, J., Eugene, F., Glover, G.H., & Gotlib, I.H. (2012). Pubertal stage and brain anatomy in girls. Neuroscience, 217, 105-112.

Joormann, J., Cooney, R.E., Henry, M.L., Gotlib, I.H. (2012). Neural correlates of mood regulation in girls at high risk for depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121, 61-72.

Kircanski, K., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2012). Cognitive aspects of depression. WIREs Cogn Sci. doi: 10.1002/wcs.1177

LeMoult, J. & Joormann, J. (2012). Attention and memory biases in Social Anxiety Disorder: The role of comorbid depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 36, 47-57.

LeMoult, J., Yoon, K.L., & Joormann, J. (2012). Affective priming in Major Depressive Disorder. Frontiers In Integrative Neuroscience, Vol. 6. ArtID 76.

Teachman, B., Joormann, J., Steinman, S.A., & Gotlib, I.H. (2012). Automaticity in anxiety disorders and major depressive disorder. Clinical Psychology Review, 32, 575-603.

Waugh, C.E., Hamilton, P., Chen, M.C., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2012). Neural temporal dynamics of stress in comorbid major depressive disorder and social anxiety disorder. Biology of Mood and Anxiety Disorders, 2, 11.

Waugh, C. E., Muhtadie, L., Thompson, R.J., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2012). Affective and Physiological Responses to Stress in Girls at Elevated Risk for Depression. Development and Psychopathology, 661-675.

Whitney, J., Joormann, J., Gotlib, I.H., Kelley, R.G., Adams, E., Acquaye, T., Howe, M., Chang, K.D., & Singh, M.K. (2012). Information processing in adolescents with bipolar disorder. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 53, 937-945.

Yoon, K.L. & Joormann, J. (2012). Is Timing Everything? Investigating the impact of rumination and distraction on interpersonal problem solving. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 36, 165-172.

Yoon, K.L. & Joormann, J. (2012). Stress reactivity in social anxiety disorder with and without comorbid depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121, 250-255.

Zetsche, U., D’Avanzato, C., & Joormann, J. (2012). Depression and Rumination: Relation to components of inhibition. Cognition and Emotion, 26, 758-767.


Arditte, K.A., & Joormann, J. (2011). Emotion regulation in depression: Reflection predicts recovery from a depressive episode. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 35, 536-543.

Arteche, A., Joormann, J., Harvey, A., Craske, M., Gotlib, I.H., Lehtonen A., Counsell, N. & Stein, A. (2011). The effects of postnatal maternal depression and anxiety on the processing of baby faces. Journal of Affective Disorders, 133, 197-203.

Berman, M.G., Nee, D.E, Casement, M., Kim, H.S., Deldin, P., Kross, E., Gonzalez, R., Gotlib, I.H., Hamilton, P., Joormann, J., Waugh, C., & Jonides, J. (2011). Neural and behavioural effects of interference resolution in depression. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 11, 85-96.

Carver, C., Johnson, S.L., Joormann, J., Kim, Y. & Nam, J.Y. (2011). Serotonin transporter polymorphism interacts with childhood adversity to predict aspects of impulsivity. Psychological Science, 22, 589-595.

Carver, C., Johnson, S.L., Joormann, J., LeMoult, J., & Cuccaro, M.L. (2011). Childhood adversity interacts separately with 5-HTTLPR and BDNF to predict lifetime depression diagnosis. Journal of Affective Disorders, 132, 89-93.

Furman, D., Joormann, J., Hamilton, J.P.,Gotlib, I.H. (2011). Altered Timing of Limbic System Activation During Elaboration of Sad Mood as a Function of Serotonin Transporter Polymorphism. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 6, 270-276.

Gotlib, I.H., Jonides, J., & Joormann, J. (2011). Memory for affectively valenced stimuli in depression: Evidence from a novel matching task. Cognition and Emotion, 25, 1246-1254.

Joormann, J. & Siemer, M. (2011). Affective processing and emotion regulation in depression and dysphoria: Cognitive biases and deficits in executive control. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 5, 13-28.

Joormann, J., Levens, S., & Gotlib, I.H. (2011). Sticky thoughts: Depression and rumination are associated with difficulties manipulating emotional material in working memory. Psychological Science, 22, 979-983.

Tran, T., Hertel, P. & Joormann, J. (2011). Cognitive Bias Modification: Induced Interpretive Biases Affect Memory. Emotion, 11, 145-152.

Tran, T., Siemer M., & Joormann, J. (2011). Implicit interpretation biases affect stress reactivity. Cognition and Emotion, 25, 546-558.

Zetsche, U. & Joormann, J. (2011). Components of cognitive inhibition differentially predict rumination and depressive symptoms. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 42, 65-73.


Cooney, R.E., Joormann, J., Eugene, F., & Gotlib, I.H. (2010). Neural correlates of rumination in depression. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, 470-478.

DeRaedt, R., Koster, E., & Joormann, J. (2010). Attentional Control in Depression: A Translational Affective Neuroscience Approach. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, 1-7.

Eugene, F., Joormann, J., Cooney, R., Atlas, L., & Gotlib, I.H. (2010). Neural correlates of inhibitory deficits in depression. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 181, 30-35.

Fritzsche, A., Dahme, B., Gotlib, I.H., Joormann, J., Magnussen, H., Watz, H., Nutzinger, D., & Von Leupoldt, A. (2010). Specificity of cognitive biases in patients with current depression and remitted depression and in patients with asthma. Psychological Medicine, 40, 815-826.

Gotlib, I.H., Hamilton, J.P., Cooney, R.E., Singh, M.K., Henry, M.L., & Joormann, J. (2010). Altered neural processing of reward and loss in girls at risk for major depression. Archives of General Psychiatry, 67, 380-387.

Gotlib, I.H. & Joormann, J. (2010). Cognition and Depression: Current status and future directions. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 6, 285-312.

Joormann, J. (2010). Inhibition and emotion regulation in depression. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 19, 161-166.

Joormann, J. & D’Avanzato, C. (2010). Emotion regulation in depression: The role of cognitive factors. Cognition and Emotion, 24, 913-939.

Joormann, J., Gilbert, K., & Gotlib, I.H. (2010). Emotion identification in girls at risk for depression. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 51, 575-582.

Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2010). Emotion regulation in depression: Relation to cognitive inhibition. Cognition and Emotion, 24, 281-298.

Joormann, J., Nee, D.E., Berman, M.G., Jonides, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2010). Interference resolution in major depression. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 10, 21-33.

LeMoult, J., Hertel, P., & Joormann, J. (2010). Training the Forgetting of Negative Material: The Role of Active Suppression and the Relation to Stress Reactivity. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 24, 365-375.

Thomason, M.E., Henry, M.L., Hamilton, P.J., Joormann, J., Pine, D.S., Ernst, M., Goldman, D., Mogg, K., Bradley, B.P., Britton, J.C., Lindstrom, K.M., Monk, C., Sankin, L.S., Louro, H.M.C., & Gotlib, I.H. (2010). Neural and behavioral responses to emotional faces in children as a function of the short allele of the serotonin transporter gene. Biological Psychology, 85, 38-44.

Van Randenborgh, A., Hueffmeier, J., LeMoult, J., & Joormann, J. (2010). Letting go of unmet goals: Does depressive rumination impair goal disengagement? Motivation and Emotion, 34, 325-332.


Carver, C. S., Johnson, S. L., & Joormann, J. (2009). Two-mode models of self-regulation as a tool for conceptualizing the role of serotonergic function in normal behavior and diverse disorers. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 18, 195-199.

Chen, M.C., Joormann, J., Hallmayer, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2009). 5-HTTLPR predicts waking cortisol in girls at risk for depression. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 34, 681-686.

Ertle, A., Joormann, J., Wahl, K., & Kordon, A. (2009). Dysfunctional cognitions as predictors of treatment success. Zeitschrift fuer Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 38, 44-51.

Joormann, J., Hertel, P., LeMoult, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2009). Training intentional forgetting of negative material in depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 34-43.

Joormann, J., Teachman, B., & Gotlib, I.H. (2009). Sadder and Less Accurate? False memory for negative material in depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 412-417.

Joormann, J. & Tran, T. (2009). Rumination and intentional forgetting of emotional material. Cognition and Emotion, 23, 1233-1246.

LeMoult, J., Joormann, J., Sherdell, L., Wright, Y., & Gotlib, I.H. (2009). Identification of facial expressions of emotion in recurrent depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 828-833.

Waugh, C., Dearing, K., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2009). Association between the COMT val158met polymorphism and self-perceived social acceptance in adolescent girls. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, 19, 395-401.

Yoon, K. L., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I. H. (2009). Judging the intensity of facial expressions of emotion: Depression-related biases in the processing of positive affect. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 223-228.

Yoon, K. L., Hong, S. W., Joormann, J., & Kang, P. (2009). Perception of facial expressions of emotion during binocular rivalry. Emotion, 9, 172-182.

Gotlib, I.H. & Joormann, J. (2009). Risk factors for emotional disorders. In D. Sander & K. R. Scherer (Eds.). Oxford Companion to the Affective Sciences. Oxford University Press, pp. 347-348.

Gotlib, I.H. & Joormann, J. (2009). Emotion Regulation and Stress Reactivity. In J. Rumsey & M. Ernst (Eds.). Neuroimaging in Developmental Clinical Neuroscience, pp. 38-52. Cambridge University Press.

Joormann, J., Yoon, K. L., & Siemer, M. (2009). Cognition, attention and emotion regulation. In A. Kring & D. Sloan (Eds.), Emotion Regulation and Psychopathology. New York, NY: Guilford Press, pp. 174-203.


Carver, C.S., Johnson, S.L., & Joormann, J. (2008). Serotonergic function, two-mode models of self-regulation, and vulnerability to depression: What depression has in common with impulsive aggression. Psychological Bulletin, 134, 912-943.

Feldman, G., Joormann, J., & Johnson, S.L. (2008). A self-report measure of responses to positive affect: Rumination and Dampening. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 32, 507-525.

Gotlib, I.H., Joormann, J., Hallmayer, J., & Minor, K.L. (2008). Biological stress reactivity mediates the relation between genotype and risk for depression. Biological Psychiatry, 63, 847-851.

Hertel, P. T., Brozovich, F., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2008). Biases in interpretation and memory in generalized social phobia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117, 277-288.

Joormann, J. & Gotlib, I.H. (2008). Updating the contents of working memory in depression: Interference from irrelevant negative material. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117, 206-213.

Kovacs, M., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2008). Emotion (dys)regulation and links to depressive disorders. Child Development Perspectives, 2, 149-155.

Johnson, S.L., Joormann, J., LeMoult, J., & Miller, C. (2008). Mood Disorders: Biological Bases. In P. Blaney & T. Millon (Eds.). Oxford Textbook of Psychopathology, pp. 198-229. Oxford University Press.

Joormann, J. (2008). Cognitive aspects of depression. In I.H. Gotlib & C. Hammen (Eds.), Handbook of depression, pp. 298-321. New York, NY: Guilford Press.

Joormann, J., Eugene, F., & Gotlib, I.H. (2008) Parental depression: Impact on children and mechanisms underlying transmission of risk. In S. Nolen-Hoeksema & L. Hilt (Eds.). Handbook of depression in adolescents, pp.441-472. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.


Cooney, R.E., Joormann, J., Atlas, L., Y., Eugene, F., & Gotlib, I.H. (2007). Neural correlates of affect regulation through mood-incongruent recall. Neuroreport, 18,1771-1774.

Johnson, S.L., Joormann, J., & Gotlib, I.H. (2007). Information-processing biases as predictors of symptomatic improvement and diagnostic recovery from major depression. Emotion, 7, 201-206.

Joormann, J., Siemer, M., & Gotlib, I.H. (2007). Mood regulation in depression: Differential effects of distraction and recall of happy memories on sad mood. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 484-490.

Joormann, J. & Gotlib, I.H. (2007). Selective attention to emotional faces following recovery from depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 80-85.

Joormann, J., Talbot, L., Gotlib, I.H. (2007). Biased processing of emotional information in girls at risk for depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 135-143.

Joormann, J., Yoon, K.L., & Zetsche, U. (2007). Cognitive inhibition in depression. Applied and Preventive Psychology, 12, 128-139.

Joormann, J., Kreijtz, I. & Sedek, G. (2007). Inhibitory dysfunctions in depression. In M. Fajkowska-Stanik, M. Marszal-Wisniewska, & G. Sedek (Eds.). Emotional and cognitive processes – disorders and optimization. New research directions, pp. 148-167. Gdansk, PL: GWP.

Johnson, S., & Tran, T. (2007). Bipolar disorder: What can psychotherapists learn from the cognitive research? Journal of Clinical Psychology, 63, 425-432.


Cooney, R., Atlas, L., Joormann, J., Eugene, F., & Gotlib, I.H. (2006). Amygdala activation in the processing of neutral faces in social anxiety disorder: Is neutral really neutral? Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 148, 55-59.

Joormann, J. & Gotlib, I.H. (2006). Is this happiness I see? Biases in the identification of emotional facial expressions in depression and social phobia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 115, 705-714.

Joormann, J. (2006). The relation of rumination and inhibition: Evidence from a negative priming task. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 30, 149-160.

Joormann, J., Dkane, M., & Gotlib, I.H. (2006). Adaptive and maladaptive components of rumination? Diagnostic specificity and relation to depressive biases. Behavior Therapy, 37, 269-280.

Michalak, J., Püschel, O., Joormann, J. & Schulte, D. (2006). Implicit motives and explicit goals: Two distinctive modes of motivational functioning and their relations to clinical symptoms. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 13, 81-96.

Gotlib, I.H., Joormann, J., Minor, K.L., & Cooney, R.E. (2006). Cognitive and biological functioning in children at risk for depression. In T. Canli (Ed.), Biology of personality and individual difference, pp. 353-382. New York: Guilford Press.


Gotlib, I.H., Traill, S.K., Montoya, R.L., Joormann, J., & Chang, K. (2005). Attention and memory biases in the offspring of parents with bipolar disorder: Indications from a pilot study. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 46, 84-93.

Gotlib, I.H., Yue, D.N., & Joormann, J. (2005). Selective attention in dysphoric individuals: The role of affective interference and inhibition. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 29, 17-429.

Joormann, J., Hertel, P.T., Brozovich, F., & Gotlib, I.H. (2005). Remembering the good, forgetting the bad: Intentional forgetting of emotional material in depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 114, 640-648.

Joormann, J., Kosfelder, J., & Schulte, D. (2005). The impact of comorbidity of depression on the treatment of anxiety disorders. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 29, 569-591.

Rottenberg, J., Joormann, J., Brozovich, F., & Gotlib, I.H. (2005). Emotional intensity of idiographic sad memories in depression predicts symptom levels one year later. Emotion, 5, 238-242.

Verhaeghen, P., Joormann, J. & Kahn, R. (2005). Why we sing the blues: The relation between self-reflective rumination, mood, and creativity. Emotion, 5, 226-232.

Joormann, J. (2005). Inhibition, rumination, and mood regulation in depression. In R.W. Engle, G. Sedek, U. von Hecker, & D.N. McIntosh (Eds.), Cognitive limitations in aging and psychopathology: Attention, working memory, and executive functions, pp. 275-312. Cambridge University Press.

Hautzinger, M., Joormann, J., & Keller, F. (2005). Die Skala dysfunktionaler Einstellungen [The dysfunctional attitude scale]. Goettingen: Hogrefe.

Lutz, W., Kosfelder, J., & Joormann, J. (2005). Misserfolge und Abbrueche in der Psychotherapie psychischer Stoerungen [Failures in psychotherapy: Early identification and prevention]. Goettingen: Hogrefe.

2004 and earlier

Joormann, J. (2004). Attentional bias in dysphoria: The role of inhibitory processes. Cognition and Emotion, 18, 125-147.

Joormann, J. & Siemer, M. (2004). Memory accessibility, mood regulation and dysphoria: Difficulties in repairing sad mood with happy memories? Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 113, 179-188.

Gotlib, I.H., Kasch, K.L., Traill, S.K., Joormann, J., Arnow, B.A., & Johnson, S.L. (2004). Coherence and specificity of information-processing biases in depression and social phobia. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 113, 386-398.

Gotlib, I.H., Krasnoperova, E., Yue, D.N., & Joormann, J. (2004). Attentional bias for negative interpersonal stimuli in clinical depression. Journal of Abnormal Psychology,113, 127-133.

Siemer, M. & Joormann, J. (2003). Power and measures of effect size in analysis of variance with fixed versus random nested factors. Psychological Methods, 8, 497-517.

Stöber, J., & Joormann, J. (2001). Worry, procrastination and perfectionism: Discriminating worry from anxiety and depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 25, 49-60.

Stöber, J., & Joormann, J. (2001). A short form of the Worry Domains Questionnaire: Construction and structural validation. Personality and Individual Differences, 31, 591-598.

Joormann, J., & Stöber, J. (1999). DSM-IV somatic symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder: Associations with pathological worry and depression symptoms in a nonclinical sample. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 13, 491-503

Joormann, J. (1998). Eine Überprüfung der Konstruktvalidität des Fragebogens irrationaler Einstellungen (FIE) [Investigating the construct validity of the Irrational Beliefs Questionnaire]. Diagnostica, 41, 201-208.

Joormann, J., & Stöber, J. (1997). Measuring facets of worry: A LISREL analysis of the Worry Domains Questionnaire. Personality and Individual Differences, 23, 827-837.