Preprints and Submitted Manuscripts

Saxena, A., & Dodell-Feder, D. (2021, June 4). Explaining the association between urbanicity and psychotic-like experiences in adolescence: The indirect effect of urban exposures.

Saxena, A., & Dodell-Feder, D. (2020, July 9). Environmental Risk Factors for Childhood Psychotic-Like Experiences in the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Dataset.


Lincoln, S. H., Mukerji, C. M., Dodell-Feder, D., Ricco, A., & Hooker, C. I. (2021). The neural basis of social cognition in typically developing children and its relationship to social functioning. Frontiers in Psychology.

Dodell-Feder, D., Tully, L., Dudek, D., & Hooker, C. (2021). The representation of mental state information in schizophrenia and first-degree relatives: A multivariate pattern analysis of fMRI data. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. PDF


Dudek, E., & Dodell-Feder, D. (2020). The efficacy of real-time functional magnetic resonance imaging neurofeedback for psychiatric illness: A meta-analysis of brain and behavioral outcomes. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews.

Li, L. Y., Cicero, D. C., Dodell-Feder, D., Germine, L., & Martin, E. A. (2020). Comparability of social anhedonia across epidemiological dimensions: A multinational study of measurement invariance of the Revised Social Anhedonia Scale. Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication.

Anderson, A., McDermott, K., Rooks, B., Heffner, K., Dodell-Feder, D., & Lin, F. (2020). Decoding individual identity from brain activity elicited in imagining common experiences. Nature Communications.

Shovestul, B., Han, J., Germine, L., & Dodell-Feder, D. (2020). Risk factors for loneliness: The high relative importance of age versus other factors. PLoS ONE, 15(2), e0229087. PDF

Richardson, H., Gweon, H., Dodell-Feder, D., Malloy, C., Pelton, H., Keil, B., Kanwisher, N., & Saxe, R. (2020). Response patterns in the developing social brain are organized by social and emotion features and disrupted in children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Cortex, 125, 12-29. PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., Shovestul, B., Woodyatt, J., Popov, V., & Germine, L. (2020). Social anhedonia, social networks, and psychotic-like experiences: A test of social deafferentation. Psychiatry Research, 284, 112682. PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., Ressler, K. J., & Germine, L. (2020). Social cognition or social class and culture? On the interpretation of differences in social cognitive performance. Psychological Medicine, 50(1), 133-145. PDF


Haut, K. M., Dodell-Feder, D., Guty, E., Nahum, M., & Hooker, C. I. (2019). Change in objective measure of empathic accuracy following social cognitive training. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 10, 894. PDF

Bowman LC, Dodell-Feder D, Saxe R, Sabbagh MA, (2019). Continuity in the neural system supporting children’s theory of mind development: Longitudinal links between task-independent EEG and task-dependent fMRI. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 40. PDF

Mukerji, C. E., Lincoln, S. H., Dodell-Feder, D., Nelson, C. A., & Hooker, C. I. (2019). Neural correlates of theory-of-mind are associated with variation in children’s everyday social cognition. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 14(6), 579–589. PDF

Rutter, L. A., Dodell-Feder, D., Vahia, I. V., Forester, B. P., Ressler, K. J., Wilmer, J. B., & Germine, L. T. (2019). Emotion sensitivity across the lifespan: Mapping clinical risk periods to sensitivity to facial emotion intensity. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 148(11), 1993-2005.  PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., Saxena, A., Rutter, L., & Germine, L. (2019). The network structure of schizotypal personality traits in a population-based sample. Schizophrenia Research, 208, 258-267. PDF


Dodell-Feder, D., & Germine, L. T. (2018). Common social cognitive impairments do not mean common causes: A commentary on Cotter et al (2018). Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 92, 150-151. PDF 

Dodell-Feder, D., & Germine, L. T. (2018). Epidemiological dimensions of social anhedonia. Clinical Psychological Science, 6(5), 735-743. PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., & Tamir, D. (2018). Fiction reading has a small positive impact on social cognition: A meta-analysis. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 147(11), 1713-1727. PDF

Nook, E. C., Dodell-Feder, D., Germine, L.T., Hooley, J. M., DeLisi, L. E., & Hooker, C. I. (2018).Weak dorsolateral prefrontal response to social criticism predicts worsened mood and symptoms following social conflict in people at familial risk for schizophrenia. NeuroImage: Clinical, 18, 40-50. PDF

Mukerji, C. E., Lincoln, S. H., Tully, L. M., Dodell-Feder, D., Hooker, C. I. (2018). Neural simulation and social-emotional functioning in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 271, 34- 42. PDF


Dodell-Feder, D., Gates, A., Anthony, D., & Agarkar, S. (2017). Yoga for schizophrenia: A review of efficacy and neurobiology. Current Behavioral Neuroscience Reports, 4(3), 209-220. PDF


Dodell-Feder, D., Felix, S., Yung, M., & Hooker, C. I. (2016). Theory-of-mind-related neural activity for one’s romantic partner predicts partner well-being. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 11(4), 593-603. PDF

Tamir, D. I., Bricker, A. B., Dodell-Feder, D., & Mitchell, J. P. (2016). Reading fiction and reading minds: The role of simulation in the default network. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience,11(2), 215-224. PDF


Dodell-Feder, D., Tully, L. M., & Hooker, C. I. (2015). Social impairment in schizophrenia: New approaches for treating a persistent problem. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 28(3), 236-242. PDF


Jenkins, A. C., Dodell-Feder, D., Saxe, R., & Knobe, J. (2014). The neural bases of directed and spontaneous mental state attributions to group agents. PLoS ONE, 9(8), e105341. PDF

Hooker, C. I., Carol, E., Eisenstein, T. J., Yin, H., Lincoln, S. H., Tully, L. M., Dodell-Feder, D., Nahum, M., Keshavan, M., & Seidman, L. (2014). A pilot study of cognitive training in clinical high risk for psychosis: Initial evidence of cognitive benefit. Schizophrenia Research, 157(1-3), 314-316. PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., DeLisi, L. E., & Hooker, C. I. (2014). The relationship between default mode network connectivity and social functioning in individuals at familial high-risk for schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 156(1), 87-95. PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., DeLisi, L. E., & Hooker, C. I. (2014). Neural disruption to theory of mind predicts daily social functioning in individuals at familial high-risk for schizophrenia. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9(12), 1914-1925. PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., Tully, L. M., Lincoln, S. H., & Hooker, C. I. (2014). The neural basis of theory of mind and its relationship to social functioning and social anhedonia in individuals with schizophrenia. NeuroImage: Clinical, 4, 154-163. PDF


Dodell-Feder, D., Lincoln, S. H., Coulson, J. P., & Hooker, C. I. (2013). Using fiction to assess mental state understanding: A new task for assessing theory of mind in adults. PLoS ONE, 8(11), e81279. PDF

Redcay, E., Dodell-Feder, D., Mavros, P. L., Kleiner, M., Pearrow, M. J., Gabrieli, J. D. E., & Saxe, R. (2013). Atypical brain activation patterns during a face-to-face joint attention game in adults with autism spectrum disorders. Human Brain Mapping, 34(10), 2511-2523. PDF


Gweon, H., Dodell-Feder, D., Bedny, M., & Saxe, R. (2012). Theory of mind performance in children correlates with functional specialization of brain regions recruited for thinking about thoughts. Child Development, 86(3), 1853-1868. PDF


Bedny, M., Pascual-Leone, A., Dodell-Feder, D., Fedorenko, E. A., & Saxe, R. (2011). Language processing in the occipital cortex of congenitally blind adults. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108(11), 4429-4434. PDF

Dodell-Feder, D., Koster-Hale, J., Bedny, M., & Saxe, R. (2011). fMRI item analysis in a theory of mind task. NeuroImage, 55(2), 705-712. PDF


Young, L., Dodell-Feder, D., & Saxe, R. (2010). What gets the attention of the temporo-parietal junction? An fMRI investigation of attention and theory of mind. Neuropsychologia, 48(9), 2658- 2664. PDF

Redcay, E., Dodell-Feder, D., Pearrow, M. J., Mavros, P. L., Kleiner, M., Gabrieli, J. D. E., & Saxe, R. (2010). Live face-to-face interaction during fMRI: A new tool for social cognitive neuroscience. NeuroImage, 50(4), 1639-1647. PDF