Biological and Neuropsychological Studies

Basic SDT research topics

Niemiec, C. P., Olafsen, A. H., Halvari, H., Williams, G. C. (2022) Losing sleep over work: A self-determination theory view on need frustration, sleep disturbance, and mental ill health. Stress and Health, Advance online publication

Di Domenico, S. I.Fournier, M. A.Rodrigo, A. H.Dong, M. (2022) Medial prefrontal activity during self-other judgments is modulated by relationship need fulfillment. Social Neuroscience, 17(3) ,236-245

Quirin, M.Kerber, A.Küstermann, E.Radtke, E. (2022) Not the master of your volitional mind? The roles of the right medial prefrontal cortex and personality traits in unconscious introjections versus self-chosen goals. Frontiers in Psychology, 13 ,740925

Chua, S. N., Philippe, F. L.Bouizegarene, N. (2021) The association of autonomy support on memory need satisfaction and goal progress. Motivation and Emotion, Advance online publication

Lee, W., Reeve, J. (2020) Brain gray matter correlates of general psychological need satisfaction: A voxel-based morphometry study. Motivation and Emotion, 44 ,151-158

Lee, W., Reeve, J. (2020) Remembering pleasure and personal meaning from episodes of intrinsic motivation: an fMRI study. Motivation and Emotion, 44 ,810-818

Steele, R. P.Hussey, B. C. L.Mastana, S. S.Lindley, M. R. (2020) Health-related motivational and behavioral processes associated with DNA methylation of the TNF gene. Health Psychology, 39(1) ,68-76

Di Domenico, S. I.Rodrigo, A. H.Dong, M.Fournier, M. A. (2019) In H. Aya & F. Dehais (Eds.), Functional near-infrared spectroscopy: Proof of concept for its application in social neuroscience. (pp. 169-173) London, UK: Academic Press. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-811926-6.00028-2

Reeve, J., Lee, W. (2019) A neuroscientific perspective on basic psychological needs. Journal of Personality, 87(1) ,102-114

Reeve, J., Lee, W. (2019) In Ryan, R.M., Motivational Neuroscience. , The Oxford handbook of motivation (pp. 355-372) New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Weinstein, N.Zougkou, K.Paulmann, S. (2018) Human Perception and Performance. You ‘have’ to hear this: Using tone of voice to motivate others. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 44 ,898-913

Di Domenico, S. I., Ryan, R. M. (2017) Commentary: Primary emotional systems and personality: An evolutionary perspective. Frontiers in Psychology, 8:1414

Di Domenico, S. I., Ryan, R. M. (2017) The emerging neuroscience of intrinsic motivation: A new frontier in self-determination research. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 11 ,145

Zougkou, K., Weinstein, N.Paulmann, S. (2017) ERP correlates of motivating voices: Quality of motivation and time-course matters. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 12(10) ,1687-1700

Lee, W., Reeve, J. (2017) Identifying the neural substrates of intrinsic motivation during task performance. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 17(5) ,939-953

Ryan, R. M., Di Domenico, S. I. (2016) In S. Kim, J. Reeve, & M. Bong (Eds.), Epilogue: Distinct motivations and their differentiated mechanisms: Reflections on the emerging neuroscience of human motivation. , 19 (pp. 349-369) Emerald Group Publishing. doi: 10.1108/S0749-742320160000019009

Reeve, J., Lee, W. (2016) In K.R. Wentzel & D. Miele, Neuroscientific contributions to motivation in education. , Handbook of Motivation at School (pp. 424-439) New York: Routledge.

Di Domenico, S. I.Le, A.Liu, A.Ayaz, H. (2016) Basic psychological needs and neurophysiological responsiveness to decisional conflict: an event-related potential study of integrative self processes. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 16 ,848-865

Izuma, K.Aoki, R.Matsumoto, K. (2016) In S. Kim, J. Reeve, & M. Bong (Eds.), “Your choice” motivates you in the brain: The emergence of autonomy neuroscience. , 19: Recent Developments in Neuroscience Research on Human Motivation (pp. 95-125) Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited. doi: 10.1108/S0749-7423201719

Marsden, K. E.Ma, W. J., Deci, E. L., Ryan, R. M. (2015) Diminished neural responses predict enhanced intrinsic motivation and sensitivity to external incentive. Cognitive, Affective, Behavioral Neuroscience, 15 ,276-286

Matsumoto, M.Izuma, KSugiura, A. (2015) How self-determined choice facilitates performance: A key role of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex. Cerebral Cortex, 25 ,1241-1251

Legault, L.Inzlicht, M. (2013) Self-determination, self-regulation and the brain: Autonomy improves performance by enhancing neuroaffective responsiveness to self-regulation failure. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 105(1) ,123-138

Di Domenico, S. I.Fournier, M. A.Ayaz, H.Ruocco, A. C. (2013) In search of integrative processes: Basic psychological need satisfaction predicts medial prefrontal activation during decisional conflict. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 142(3) ,967-978

Lee, W., Reeve, J. (2013) Self-determined, but not non-self-determined, motivation predicts activations in the anterior insular cortex an fMRI study of personal agency. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 8 ,538-545

Reeve, J., Lee, W. (2012) Neuroscience and Human Motivation Chapter 21. , Neuroscience and Human Motivation (pp. 365-380)

Legault, L.Al-KhindiInzlincht, I. (2012) Preserving integrity in the face of performance threat: Self-affirmation enhances neurophysiological responsiveness to errors.. Psychological Science, 23 ,1455-1460

Lee, W., Reeve, J.Xue, Y.Xiong, J. (2012) Neural differences between intrinsic reasons for doing versus extrinsic reasons for doing. Neuroscience Research, 73 ,68-72

Lee, W., Reeve, J.Xue, Y.Xiong, J. (2012) Neural differences between intrinsic reasons for doing versus extrinsic reasons for doing: An fMRI study. Neuroscience Research, 73 ,68-72

Lekes, N., Joussemet, M.Koestner, R., Taylor, G. (2011) Transmitting intrinsic values from mothers to adolescents: The moderating role of a supportive family environment. Child Development Research,

Reeve, J.Tseng, T. M. (2011) Cortisol reactivity to a teacher’s motivating style: The biology of being controlled versus supporting autonomy. Motivation and Emotion, 35 ,63-74

Murayama, K.Matsumoto, M.Izuma, K.Matsumoto, K. (2010) Neural basis of the undermining effect of monetary reward on intrinsic motivation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 107(49) ,20911-20916

Renaud-Dube, A., Taylor, G.Lekes, N.Koestner, R. (2010) Adolescents’ motivation toward the environment: Age-related trends and correlates. Canadian Journal of Bahavioural Science, 42 ,194-199