Publications

MacNamara, A., Rabinak, C.A., Fitzgerald, D.A., Zhou, X.J., Shankman, S.A., Milad, M.R., & Phan, K.L. (2015). Neural correlates of individual differences in fear learning. Behavioural Brain Research, 287, 34-41.

MacNamara, A., Rabinak, C.A., Kennedy, A.E., Fitzgerald, D.A., Liberzon, I., Stein, M.B., & Phan, K.L. (2015 June 26). Emotion regulatory brain function and SSRI treatment in PTSD: Neural correlates and predictors of change. Neuropsychopharmacology, Epub ahead of print, doi: 10.1038/npp.2015.190.

Rabinak, C.A. (2015). Classical Conditioning. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (74-75). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

Mori, S. & Rabinak, C.A. (2015). Amygdala. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (14-16). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

Greco, J.A. & Rabinak, C.A. (2015). Fear, Neural pathways of. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (160-163). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

Mori, S. & Rabinak, C.A. (2015).  Extinction. In I. Milosevic & R.E. McCabe (Eds.), Phobias: The Psychology of Irrational Fear, An Encyclopedia (144-145). Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood.

Wardle, M.C., Fitzgerald, D.A., Angstadt, M., Rabinak, C.A., de Wit, H., & Phan, K.L. (2014). Effects of oxycodone on brain responses to emotional images. Psychopharamcology, 231(22), 4401-4415.

Rabinak, C.A., MacNamara, A., Kennedy, A.E., Angstadt, M., Stein, M.B., Liberzon, I., & Phan, K.L. (2014). Focal and aberrant prefrontal engagement during emotion regulation in veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder. Depression & Anxiety, 31(10), 851-861.

Rabinak, C.A., Angstadt, M., Lyons, M., Mori, S., Milad, M.R., Liberzon, I., & Phan, K.L. (2014). Cannabinoid modulation of prefrontal-limbic activation during fear extinction learning and recall in humans. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 113, 125-134.

Rabinak, C.A., & Phan, K.L. (2014). Cannabinoid modulation of fear extinction brain circuitry: A novel target to advance anxiety treatment. Current Pharmaceutical Design, 20(13), 2212-2217.

MacNamara, A., Post, D., Kennedy, A., Rabinak, C.A., & Phan, K.L.  (2013). Electrocortical processing of social signals of threat in combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder. Biological Psychology, 94(2), 441-9.

Wheaton, M.G., Holman, A., Rabinak, C.A., MacNamara, A., Hajcak, G., & Phan, K.L. (2013). Danger and disease: electrocortical responses to threat- and disgust-eliciting images. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 90, 235-239.

Rabinak, C. A., Holman, A., Angstadt, M., Kennedy, A.E., Hajcak, G., & Phan, K.L. (2013). Neural response to errors in combat-exposed returning veterans with and without posttraumatic stress disorder: a preliminary event-related potential study. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 213(1), 71-78.

Rabinak, C. A., Angstadt, M., Sripada, C. S., Abelson, J. L., Liberzon, I., Milad, M. R., & Phan, K. L. (2013). Cannabinoid facilitation of fear extinction memory recall in humans. Neuropharmacology, 64, 396-402.

Rabinak, C. A., Sripada, C. S., Angstadt, M., de Wit, H., & Phan, K. L. (2012). Cannabinoid modulation of subgenual anterior cingulate cortex activation during experience of negative affect. Journal of Neural Transmission, 119(6), 701-707.

Knox, D., George, S.A., Fitzpatrick, C., Rabinak, C.A., Maren, S., & Liberzon, I. (2012). Single prolonged stress disrupts retention of extinguished fear in rats. Learning & Memory, 19(2), 43-49.

Rabinak, C. A., Angstadt, M., Welsh, R. C., Kenndy, A. E., Lyubkin, M., Martis, B., et al. (2011). Altered amygdala resting-state functional connectivity in post-traumatic stress disorder. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 2, 62.

Rabinak, C. A. & Maren, S. (2010). Amygdala. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology, 4th Ed. John Wiley & Sons, DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy0051.

Rabinak, C.A., Orsini, C.A., Zimmerman, J.M., & Maren, S. (2009). The basolateral amygdala is not necessary for US inflation after Pavlovian fear conditioning in rats. Learning & Memory, 16, 645-654.

Chang, C., Knapska, E., Orsini, C.A., Rabinak, C.A., Zimmerman, J.M., & Maren, S. (2009). Fear extinction in rodents. Current Protocols in Neuroscience, 8, 8.23.

Rabinak, C.A., Zimmerman, J.M., Chang, C., & Orsini, C.A. (2008). Bidirectional changes in the intrinsic excitability of infralimbic neurons reflect a possible regulatory role in the acquisition and extinction of Pavlovian conditioned fear. Journal of Neuroscience, 28, 7245-7247.

Rabinak, C.A. & Maren, S. (2008). Associative structure of fear memory after basolateral amygdala lesions in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 122, 1284-94.

Zimmerman, J.M., Rabinak, C.A., McLaughlin, I. & Maren, S. (2007). The central nucleus of the amygdala is essential for acquiring and expressing conditional fear after overtraining. Learning & Memory, 14, 634-644.

Freeman, J.H., Jr., Rabinak, C.A., & Campolattaro, M.M. (2005). Pontine stimulation overcomes developmental limitations in the neural mechanisms of eyeblink conditioning. Learning & Memory, 12, 255-259.

Freeman, J.H., Jr. & Rabinak, C.A. (2005). Eyeblink conditioning in rats using pontine stimulation as a conditioned stimulus. Integrative Physiological & Behavioral Science, 39, 180-191.

Freeman, J.H. Jr., Nicholson, D.A., Muckler, A., Rabinak, C.A., & DiPietro, N. (2003). Ontogeny of eyeblink conditioned response timing in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 117, 283-291.