Publications

*Indicates student author

2018
Gao, Y., *Zhang, W., Eisenbarth, H., Fung, A., *Lu, M., Raine, A, Lee, T., & Li, X. (2018). P3 amplitude and psychopathic traits in youths: Distinct contributions of grandiose-manipulative and daring-impulsive traits. Personality and Individual Differences, 120, 87-94. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2017.08.017

Wang, M.C., Shou, Y., Deng, Q., Sellbom, M., Salekin, R. T., & Gao, Y. (2018). Factor structure and construct validity of the Levenson Self-Report Psychopathy Scale (LSRP) in a sample of Chinese male inmates. Psychological Assessment, 30, 882-892. doi: 10.1037/pas0000537

Gao, Y., *Mendez, K., Li, X., & Wang, M.C. (2018). Autonomic conditioning to monetary and social stimuli and aggression in children. Aggressive Behavior, 44, 147-155. doi:10.1002/ab.21738

Wu, Z., Mazzola, C.A., Catania, L., Owoeye, O., Yaramothu, C., Gao, Y., & Li, X. (2018). Altered cortical activation and connectivity patterns for visual attention processing in young adults post Traumatic Brain Injury: A functional near infrared spectroscopy study. CNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics, 24, 539-548. doi: 10.1111.cns.12811

*Cuve, H.C., Gao, Y., & Fuse, A. (2018). Is it avoidance or hypoarousal? A systematic review of emotion recognition, eye-tracking, and psychophysiological studies in young adults with autism spectrum conditions. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 55, 1-13. doi: 10.1016/j.rasd.2018.07.002

Ling, S., Raine, A., Gao, Y., & Schug, R. (2018). The mediating role of emotional intelligence on the autonomic functioning – psychopathy relationship. Biological Psychology, 136, 136-143. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2018.05.012

Wang, M.C., Deng, J., Shou, Y., Gao, Y., & Li, Z. (in press). Assessing impulsivity in Chinese: Elaborating validity of BIS among male prisoners. Criminal Justice and Behavior.

2017

Wang, M.C., Gao, Y., Deng, J., Lai, H., Deng, Q., & Armour, C. (2017). The factor structure and construct validity of the inventory of callous-unemotional traits in Chinese undergraduate students. PLoS ONE 12(12): e0189003. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0189003

*Zhang, W., *Fagan, S., & Gao, Y. (2017). Respiratory sinus arrhythmia activity predicts internalizing and externalizing behaviors in non-referred boys. Frontiers in Psychology, 8 , 1496. doi: 10.1007/s10802-017-0262-0

Zhan, C., Liu, Y., Wu, K., Gao, Y., & Li, X. (2017). Structural and functional abnormalities in children with ADHD: A focus on subgenual anterior cingulate cortex. Brain Connectivity, 7, 106-114. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/brain.2016.0444

*Fagan, S., *Zhang, W., & Gao, Y. (2017). Social adversity and antisocial behavior: Mediating effects of autonomic nervous system activity. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10802-017-0262-0

Gao, Y., *Huang, Y, & Li, X. (2017). Interaction between prenatal maternal stress and autonomic arousal in predicting conduct problems and psychopathic traits in children. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 39, 1-14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10862-016-9556-8

2016
Gao, Y., & *Zhang, W. (2016). Confirmatory factor analyses of self- and parent- report Inventory of Callous-Unemotional Traits in 8- to 10-year-olds. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 38, 331-340. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10862-015-9527-5

2015
Gao, Y., Tuvblad, C., Schell, A., Baker, L., & Raine, A. (2015). Skin conductance fear conditioning impairments and aggression: A longitudinal study. Psychophysiology, 52, 288-295. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/psyp.12322

Gao, Y., *Borlam, D., & *Zhang, W. (2015). The association between heart rate reactivity and fluid intelligence in children. Biological Psychology, 107, 69-75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsycho.2015.03.006

Gao, Y., *Zhang, W., & Fung, A. (2015). The associations between parenting styles and proactive and reactive aggression in Hong Kong children and adolescents. International Journal of Psychology, 50(6), 463-471. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijop.12104

Glenn, A.L., Remmel, R.J., Raine, A., Schug, R.A., Gao, Y., & Granger, D.A. (2015). Alpha-amylase reactivity in relation to psychopathic traits in adults. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 54, 14-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psyneuen.2015.01.012.

Choy, O., Raine, A., Portnoy, J., Rudo-Hutt, A., Gao, Y., & Soyfer, L. (2015). The mediating role of heart rate on the social adversity-antisocial behavior relationship: A social neurocriminology perspective. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 52(3), 303-341. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/022427814565905

*Zhang, W., & Gao, Y. (2015). Interactive effects of social adversity and respiratory sinus arrhythmia activity on reactive and proactive aggression. Psychophysiology, 52, 1343-1350. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/psyp.12473

Wang, P., Gao, Y., Isen, J., Raine, A., Lozano, D. I., & Baker, L.A. (2015). Genetic covariance between psychopathic traits and anticipatory skin conductance responses to threat: Evidence for a potential endophenotype. Development and Psychopathology, 27, 1313-1322. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017S0954579414001424

2013
Gao, Y., & Tang, S. (2013). Utilitarian moral judgment and psychopathic personality in college students. Journal of Criminal Justice, 41, 342-349. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2013.06.012 [abstract]

Gao, Y., Raine, A., Venables, P. H., & Mednick, S. A., (2013). The association between P3 amplitude at age 11 and criminal offending at age 23. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 42, 120-130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15374416.2012.719458 [abstract]

Tuvblad, C., Gao, Y., Wang, P. Raine, A., Botwick, T., & Baker, L.A. (2013). The genetic and environmental etiology of decision making: A longitudinal twin study. Journal of Adolescence, 36, 245-255.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.adolescence.2012.10.006 [abstract]

2012
Gao, Y., Raine, A., & Schug, R. A. (2012). Somatic aphasia: Mismatch of body sensations with autonomic stress reactivity in psychopathy. Biological Psychology, 90, 228-233. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsycho.2012.03.015 [abstract]

Tuvblad, C., Gao, Y., Isen, J., Botwick, T., Raine, A., & Baker, L.A. (2012). The heritability of the skin conductance orienting response: A longitudinal twin study. Biological Psychology, 89, 47-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsycho.2011.09.003 [full text]

Wang, P., Baker, L.A., Gao, Y., Raine, A., & Lozano, D. I. (2012). Psychopathy and physiological responses to aversive stimuli in children aged 9-10 years. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 40, 759-769. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10802-011-9606-3 [full text]

2011
Gao, Y., Raine, A., & Schug, R. A. (2011). P3 event-related potentials and childhood maltreatment in successful and unsuccessful psychopaths. Brain and Cognition, 77, 176-182. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bandc.2011.06.010 [full text]

Glenn, A., Raine, A., Schug, R.A., Gao, Y., & Granger, D. (2011). Increased testosterone-to-cortisol ratio in psychopathy. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 120, 389-399. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0021407%5Bfull text]

Peskin, M., Raine, A, Gao, Y., Venables, P., & Mednick, S. A. (2011). A developmental increase in allostatic load from ages 3 to 11 years is associated with increased schizotypal personality at age 23 years. Development and Psychopathology, 23, 1059-1068. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0954579411000496%5Babstract%5D

2010
Fung, A.L.C., Gao, Y. & Raine, A. (2010). The utility of the child and adolescent psychopathy construct in Hong Kong, China. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 39, 134-140. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15374410903401138 [abstract]

Gao, Y., & Raine, A. (2010). Successful and unsuccessful psychopaths: A neurobiological model. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 28, 194-210. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bsl.924 [abstract]

Gao, Y., Raine, A., Venables, P. H., & Mednick, S. A. (2010). Early maternal and paternal bonding, childhood physical abuse, and adult psychopathic personality. Psychological Medicine, 40, 1007-1016. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291709991279%5Babstract%5D

Gao, Y., Raine, A., Venables, P. H., Dawson, M. E., & Mednick, S. A. (2010). Association of poor childhood fear conditioning and adult crime. American Journal of Psychiatry, 167, 56-60.(Findings discussed in editorial by P. Sterzer (2010): Born to be criminal? What to make of early biological risk factors for criminal behavior. American Journal of Psychiatry 167, 1-3) http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2009.09040499 [abstract]

Gao, Y., Raine, A., Venables, P. H., Dawson, M. E., & Mednick, S. A. (2010). Reduced electrodermal fear conditioning from ages 3 to 8 years is associated with aggressive behavior at age 8 years. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 51, 550-558. (Findings discussed in editorial by D. Pine (2010): Lessons learned on the quest to understand developmental psychopathology. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 51, 533-534) http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7610.2009.02176.x [full text]

Gao, Y., Raine, A., Venables, P. H., Dawson, M. E., & Mednick, S. A. (2010). The development of skin conductance fear conditioning in children from ages 3 to 8 years. Developmental Science, 13, 201-212. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-7687.2009.00874.x [full text]

2009
Fung, A.L.C., Raine, A., & Gao, Y. (2009). Cross-cultural generalizability of the reactive-proactive aggression questionnaire (RPQ). Journal of Personality Assessment, 91, 473-479. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00223890903088420 [abstract]

Gao, Y., & Raine, A. (2009). P3 event-related potential impairments in antisocial and psychopathic individuals: A meta-analysis. Biological Psychology, 82, 199-210. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biopsycho.2009.06.006. [abstract]

Gao, Y., Glenn, A. L., Schug, R. A., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2009). The neurobiology of psychopathy: A neurodevelopmental perspective. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 54, 813-823. [abstract]

Gao, Y., Tuvblad, C., Raine, A., & Baker, L.A. (2009). Genetic and environmental influences on frontal EEG asymmetry and alpha power in 9-10-year-old twins. Psychophysiology, 46, 787-796. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8986.2009.00815.x [full text]

Gao, Y., Baker, L.A., Raine, A., Wu, H., & Bezdjian, S. (2009). Brief Report: Interaction between social class and risky decision-making in children with psychopathic tendencies. Journal of Adolescence, 32, 409-414. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.adolescence.2008.09.001. [full text]

2007
Gao, Y., Raine, A., Dawson, M.E., Venables, P.H., & Mednick, S.A. (2007). Development of skin conductance orienting, habituation, and reorienting from ages 3 to 8 years: A longitudinal latent growth curve analysis. Psychophysiology, 44, 855-863. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8986.2007.00564.x. [abstract]

Book Chapters:

*Koenig, S., & Gao, Y. (accepted). The antisocial personality – building on Lykken (1957). In Graham Davey (Ed.), Revisiting Classic Studies in Clinical Psychology. London, UK: SAGE.

Gao, Y., Schug, R. A., *Huang, Y., & Raine, A. (accepted). Successful and unsuccessful psychopathy: An updated neurobiological model. In A. Felthous (Ed.), International Handbook of Psychopathic Disorders and the Law. UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

Gao, Y., & Schug, R. A. (accepted). Neurodevelopmental Disorders in Incarcerated Offenders, Treatment of. In R. Morgan and M. Olver (Eds.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Criminal Psychology. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.

Gao, Y. (2018). Psychophysiology. In B. Puri and I. Treasaden (Eds.), Forensic Psychiatry: Fundamental and clinical practice (pp. 39-44). London, UK: CRC Press.

*Zitron, L., & Gao, Y. (2017). The effects of Mindfulness based training on physiological regulation. In K. Tobin and M. Powietrzynska (Eds.), Weaving Complementary Knowledge Systems and Mindfulness to Educate a Literate Citizenry for Sustainable and Healthy Lives (pp. 387-400). Rotterdam, the Netherlands: Sense Publishers.

Chen, F.R., Gao, Y., Glenn, A.L., Niv, S., Portnoy, J., Schug, R., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2016). Biosocial bases of antisocial and criminal behavior. In Piquero, A.R. (Ed.), The Handbook of Criminological Theory (pp. 355-379). Wiley & Sons: Hoboken, NJ.

Schug, R. A., Raine, A., Gao, Y., Glenn, A., & Yang, Y. (2015). Neurocriminology: Applications for forensic psychiatry. In R. Sadoff (Ed.), The evolution of forensic psychiatry: History, current developments, future directions (pp. 313-328). New York: Oxford University Press.

Chen, F.R., Gao, Y., Glenn, A.L., Niv, S., Portnoy, J., Schug, R., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2015). Biosocial bases of antisocial and criminal behavior. In Piquero, A.R. (Ed.), The Handbook of Criminological Theory (pp. 355-379). Wiley & Sons: Hoboken, NJ. [info]

Portnoy, J., Chen, F. R., Gao, Y., Niv, S., Schug, R., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2014). Biological perspectives on sex differences in crime and antisocial behavior. In R. Gartner & B. McCarthy (Eds.), Oxford handbook of gender, sex, and crime (pp. 260-285). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Nordstrom, B.R., Gao, Y., Glenn, A.L., Peskin, M., Rudo-Hutt, A.S., Schug, R.A., Yang, Y., Raine, A. (2013). Perspectives in Neurocriminology. In J. B. Helfgott (Ed.), Criminal Psychology, Volumes 1- 3 (pp. 117-162). Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers. [info]

Peskin, M., Gao, Y., Glenn, A.L., Rudo-Hutt, A., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2013). Biology and crime. In F.T. Cullen and P. Wilcox (Eds.). The Oxford Handbook of Criminological Theory (pp. 22-29). New York: Oxford University Press. [info]

Portnoy, J., Gao, Y., Glenn, A.L., Niv, S. Peskin, M., Rudo-Hutt, A., Schug, R.A., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2013). The biology of childhood crime and antisocial behavior. In Gibson, Chris L. and Krohn, Marvin D. (Eds.), Handbook of Life-Course Criminology: Emerging Trends and Directions for Future Research (pp. 21-42). New York: Springer. [info]

Gao, Y., Glenn, A. L., Peskin, M., Rudo-Hutt, A., Schug, R. A., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2011). Neurocriminological approaches. In D. Gadd, S. Karstedt, and S. Messner (Eds.), The Sage handbook of criminological research methods (pp. 63-75). London: SAGE. [info]

Nordstrom, B.R., Gao, Y., Glenn, A.L., Peskin, M., Rudo-Hutt, A.S., Schug, R.A., Yang, Y., Raine, A. (2011). Neurocriminology. In R. Huber (Ed.), Aggression. Advances in Genetics, Volume 75 (pp. 255-283). New York: Elsevier. [info]

Peskin, M., Gao, Y., Glenn, A.L., Schug, R.A., Yang, Y., Raine, A., et al. (2011). Personal characteristics of delinquents: Neurobiology, genetic predispositions, individual psychosocial attributes. In B. C. Feld and D. M. Bishop (Eds.), Oxford handbook of juvenile crime and juvenile justice (pp. 73-106), NY: Oxford University Press. [info]

Rudo-Hutt, A., Gao, Y., Glenn, A., Peskin, M., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2011). Biosocial interactions and correlates of crime. In K. M. Beaver and A. Walsh (Eds.). The Ashgate Research Companion to Biosocial Theories of Crime (pp. 17-44). Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing Company. [info]

Gao, Y., & Raine, A. (2010). Psychophysiology and crime. In F. Cullen and P. K. Wilcox (Eds.), Encyclopedia of criminological theory (pp. 740-747). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE. [info]

Yaling, Y., Gao, Y., Glenn, A. L., Schug, R. A., Peskin, M., & Raine, A. (2010). Biosocial bases of antisocial behavior. In M. DeLisi and K. Beaver (Eds.), Criminological theory: A life-course approach (pp. 3-30). Boston: Jones & Bartlett. [info]

Schug, R. A., Gao, Y., Glenn, A. L., Peskin, M., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2010). The developmental bases: Neurobiological research and forensic applications. In G. J. Towl and D. A. Crighton (Eds.), Forensic Psychology (pp. 73-94), UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

Schug, R. A., Gao, Y., Glenn, A. L., Yang, Y., & Raine, A. (2009). Role of the frontal lobe in violence. In McGraw-Hill yearbook of science and technology (pp. 326-328). Hightstown, NJ: McGraw-Hill Inc. [info]