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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles


Martins-Klein, B., Orlovsky, I., Heideman, K. (2022). Remembering past challenges to feel better today: Role of neural dedifferentiation and autobiographical integration in late-life. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 29(3), 599-619.

Montagrin, A., Martins-Klein, B., Sander, D., & Mather, M. (2021). Effects of hunger on emotional arousal responses/attention memory biases. Emotion, 21(1), 148-158.

Ready, R.E, Orlovsky, I., & Martins-Klein, B. (2021). Older and younger adult definitions of emotion terms: A qualitative analysis. Aging and Mental Health, 25(12), 2374-2383.

Martins-Klein, B., Bamonti, P. A., Owsiany, M., Naik, A., & Moye, J. (2021). Age differences in cancer-related stress, spontaneous emotion regulation, and emotional distress. Aging & Mental Health, 25(2),250-259.

Martins-Klein, B., Alves, L.A., Chiew, K.S. (2020). Proactive versus reactive emotion regulation: A dual-mechanisms perspective. Emotion, 20(1), 87-92.

Martins, B., Florjanczyk, J., Jackson, N. J., Gatz, M., & Mather, M. (2018). Age differences in emotion regulation effort: Pupil response distinguishes reappraisal and distraction for older but not younger adults. Psychology and Aging, 33(2), 338-349.

Martins, B., Sheppes, G., Gross, J. J., & Mather, M. (2016). Age differences in emotion regulation choice: Older adults use distraction less than younger adults in high-intensity positive contexts. The Journals of Gerontology Series B, 73(4), 603-611.

Barber, S. J., Opitz, P. C., Martins, B., Sakaki, M., & Mather, M. (2016). Thinking about a limited future enhances the positivity of younger and older adults’ recall: Support for Socioemotional Selectivity Theory. Memory & Cognition, 44(6), 869-882. 

Martins, B., Ponzio, A., Velasco, R., Kaplan, J., & Mather, M. (2014). Dedifferentiation of emotion regulation strategies in the aging brain. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience,10(6), 840- 847.

Westbrook, A., Martins, B. S.,Yarkoni, T., & Braver, T. S. (2012). Strategic insight and age-related goal neglect influence risky decision-making. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 6(68), 1-13.

Book Chapters

Whitbourne, S. K. & Martins, B. (2020). Psychotherapy with the Underserved Older Adult Population. In J. Zimmerman, J. Barnett, & L. Campbell (Eds.), Bringing Psychotherapy to the Underserved (pp 263). New York, New York: Oxford University Press.

Martins, B., & Mather, M. (2016). Default mode network and later-life emotion regulation: Linking functional connectivity patterns and emotional outcomes. In A. D. Ong & C. E. Löckenhoff (Eds.), Emotion, aging, and health(pp. 9-29). Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association.

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