The Experimental Psychopathology Lab

Barry, T. J., Murray, L., Fearon, P., Moutsiana, C., Johnstone, T., & Halligan, S. L. (2017). Amygdala volume and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity to social stress. Psychoneuroendocrinology85, 96–99. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.07.487

Treanor, M., & Barry, T. J. (2017). Treatment of avoidance behavior as an adjunct to exposure therapy: Insights from modern learning theory. Behaviour Research and Therapy96, 30–36. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2017.04.009

Barry, T. J., Vervliet, B. & Hermans, D. (2017). Feature specific attention and the return of fear after extinction. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology8, 76-87. doi:10.5127/jep.051115


Barry, T. J., Vervliet, B. & Hermans, D. (2016). Threat-related gaze fixation and its effects on the speed and generalizability of extinction learningAustralian Journal of Psychology, 68 (special issue on ‘Cognitive and conditioning approaches to advancing knowledge about anxiety disorders’), 139-138. doi:10.1111/ajpy.12124

Barry, T. J., & Lau, J. Y. F.  (2016). Predicting outcomes of treatment for anxiety disorders – using data from fear learning paradigms. A commentary on Waters and Pine (2016).  Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 57, 877–879. doi:10.1111/jcpp.12553

Barry, T. J., Griffith, J. W., Vervliet, B., & Hermans, D. (2016). The role of stimulus specificity and attention in the generalization of extinction. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology7, 143–152. doi:10.5127/jep.048615


Barry, T. J., Sewart, A., Arch, J. & Craske, M. G. (2015). Deficits in disengaging attention from threat predict improved response to CBT for anxiety. Depression and Anxiety32, 892–899. doi:10.1002/da.22421

Lenaert, B., Barry, T. J., Vervliet, B., Schruers, K. & Hermans, D. (2015). Emotional attentional control predicts changes in diurnal cortisol secretion after exposure to a prolonged psychosocial stressor. Psychoneuroendocrinology63, 291–295. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2015.10.013

Barry, T. J., Vervliet, B., & Hermans, D. (2015). An integrative review of attention biases and their contribution to treatment for anxiety disorders. Frontiers in Psychology6. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00968


Barry, T. J., Murray, L., Fearon, P., Moutsiana, C., Cooper, P., Goodyer, I. M., … Halligan, S. L. (2014). Maternal postnatal depression predicts altered offspring biological stress reactivity in adulthood. Psychoneuroendocrinology52, 251–260. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2014.12.003

Barry, T. J., Griffith, J. W., De Rossi, S., & Hermans, D.  (2014).  Meet the Fribbles: Novel stimuli for use within psychiatric research.  Frontiers in Psychology, 5. doi.10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00103


Barry, T. J., Hermans, D., Lenaert, B., Debeer, E., & Griffith, J. W.  (2013).  The eACS: Attentional control in the presence of emotion.  Personality and Individual Differences, 55, 777 –782. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2013.06.014