Journal articles

publications as part of consortia are listed below

Allen K, Brandle F,..., Hauser TU, ... Schulz E (2024). Using games to understand the mind Nature Human Behaviour
Norbury A, Hauser TU, Fleming SM, Dolan RJ &, Huys QJM (2024). Different components of cognitive-behavioral therapy affect specific cognitive mechanisms Science Advances 10(13)
Sacu S*, Dubois M*, Hezeman FH, Aggensteiner PM, Monninger M, Brandeis D, Banaschewski T, Hauser TU* & Holz N* (2024). Early life adversities are associated with lower expected value signaling in the adult brain Biol Psychiatry
Rollwage M, Habicht J, Juchems K, Carrington B, Hauser TU & Harper R (2024). Conversational AI facilitates mental health assessments and is associated with improved recovery rates BMJ Innovations
Habicht J, Viswanathan S, Carrington B, Hauser TU, Harper R & Rollwage M (2024). Closing the accessibility gap to mental health treatment with a personalized self-referral chatbot Nature Medicine
Piccin J,Viduani A,Buchweitz C,Pereira RB,Zimerman A,Amando GR,Cosenza V,Ferreira LZ,McMahon NAG,de Melo RF,Richter D, Reckziegel FDS, Cunegatto FR, Souza L, Tonon AC, Tuerlinckx Costa-Valle M, Zajkowska Z, Matsumura Araujo R, Hauser TU, van Heerden A, Paz Hidalgo M, Kohrt BA, Mondelli V, Swartz JR, Fisher HL, Kieling C (2023). Prospective Follow-Up of Adolescents With and at Risk for Depression: Protocol and Methods of the Identifying Depression Early in Adolescence Risk Stratified Cohort (IDEA-RiSCo) Longitudinal Assessments. JAACAP Open
Story GW, Kurth-Nelson Z, Moutoussis M, Iigaya K, Will GJ, Hauser TU, Blain B, Vlaev I & Dolan RJ (2023). Discounting future reward in an uncertain world.Decision. Advance online publication Decision
Hewitt SRC*, Habicht J*, Bowler A, Lockwood RL & Hauser TU (2023). Probing apathy in children and adolescents with the Apathy Motivation Index–Child version Behavior Research Methods
Michely J, Martin IM, Dolan RJ & Hauser TU (2023). Boosting serotonin increases information gathering by reducing subjective cognitive costs J Neurosci
Rollwage M, Habicht J, Juchems K, Carrington B, Stylianou M, Hauser TU & Harper B (2023). Using Conversational AI to Facilitate Mental Health Assessments and Improve Clinical Efficiency Within Psychotherapy Services: Real-World Observational Study JMIR AI 2:e44358
Reiter AMF, Hula A, Vanes L, Hauser TU, Kokorikou D, Goodye IM, NSPN Consortium, Fonagy P, Moutoussis M & Dolan RJ (2023). Self-reported childhood family adversity is linked to an attenuated gain of trust during adolescence Nat Commun 14, 6920
Smid CR, Ganesan K, Thompson A, Canigueral R, Veselic S, Royer J, Kool W, Hauser TU, Bernhardt B, Steinbeis N (2023). Neurocognitive basis of model-based decision making and its metacontrol in childhood. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience
Hauser TU, Skvortsova V, De Choudhury M & Koutsouleris N (2022). The promise of a model-based psychiatry: building computational models of mental ill health Lancet Digital Health
Koutsouleris N, Hauser TU, Skvortsova V & De Choudhury M (2022). From promise to practice: towards the realisation of AI-informed mental health care Lancet Digital Health
O'Leary T, Hauser TU, Ryan TJ & Rezaval C (2022). FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence: Science needs strong European cohesion Eur J Neurosci
Dubois M & Hauser TU (2022). Value-free random exploration is linked to impulsivity Nature Communications 13:4542
Smid CR, Kool W, Hauser TU & Steinbeis N (2020). Computational and behavioral markers of model-based decision making in childhood. Dev Sci e13295
Dubois M, Bowler A, Moses-Payne ME, Habicht J, Moran R, Steibeis N & Hauser TU (2022). Exploration heuristics decrease during youth. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci
Habicht J, Bowler A, Moses-Payne ME & Hauser TU (2021). Children are full of optimism, but those rose-tinted glasses are fading – reduced learning from negative outcomes drives hyperoptimism in children. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General
Piras F, …, Hauser TU, …, ENIGMA OCD Working Group, …, & Spalletta G (2021). White matter microstructure and its relation to clinical features of obsessive–compulsive disorder: findings from the ENIGMA OCD Working Group Translational Psychiatry 17;11(1):173
Shahar N, Hauser TU, Moran R, Moutoussis M, NSPN Consortium, Bullmore ET, Dolan RJ (2021). Assigning the right credit to the wrong action: compulsivity in the general population is associated with augmented outcome-irrelevant value-based learning. Transl Psychiatry 11, 564
Loosen AM, Skvortsova V & Hauser TU (2021). Obsessive–compulsive symptoms and information seeking during the Covid-19 pandemic. Transl Psychiatry 11, 309
Seow TXF & Hauser TU (2021). Reliability of web-based affective auditory stimulus presentation Behavior Research Methods
Moses-Payne ME, Habicht J, Bowler A, Steinbeis N & Hauser TU (2021). I know better! Emerging metacognition allows adolescents to ignore false advice. Developmental Science
Hauser TU (2021). On the Development of OCD. Curr Top Behav Neurosci
Dubois M, Habicht J, Michely J, Moran R, Dolan RJ & Hauser TU (2021). Human complex exploration strategies are enriched by noradrenaline-modulated heuristics eLife 10:e59907
Loosen AM & Hauser TU (2020). Towards a computational psychiatry of juvenile obsessive-compulsive disorder Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 14;118:631-642
Bowler A, Habicht J, Moses-Payne ME, Steinbeis N, Moutoussis M & Hauser TU (2021). Children perform extensive information gathering when it is not costly. Cognition 104535
Iigaya K, Hauser TU, Kurth-Nelson Z, O‘Doherty JP, Dayan P & Dolan RJ (2020). The value of what’s to come: Neural mechanisms coupling prediction error and the utility of anticipation. Science Advances 6: eaba3828
Ereira S, Hauser TU, Moran R, Story GW, Dolan RJ & Kurth-Nelson Z (2020). Social training reconfigures prediction errors to shape Self-Other boundaries Nat Commun 11:3030
Hauser TU (2020). Bringing development into the equation. Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging 5(10):935-936
Vaghi MM, Vasa F, Moutoussis MM, Kievit R, Hauser TU, Vertes PE, Shahar N, Romero-Garcia R, Kitzbichler MG, Bullmore ET, NSPN Consortium & Dolan RJ (2020). Compulsivity disrupts adolescent development of goal-directed control and fronto-striatal functional connectivity. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA
Rollwage M, Loosen AM, Hauser TU, Moran R, Dolan RJ & Fleming SM (2020). Confidence drives a neural confirmation bias. Nat Commun 11, 2634
Ziegler G*, Moutoussis M*, Hauser TU, Fearon P, Bullmore ET, Goodyer IM, Fonagy P, Jones PB, NSPN Consortium, Lindenberger U & Dolan RJ (2020). Childhood socio-economic disadvantage predicts reduced myelin growth across adolescence and young adulthood. Hum Brain Mapping
Michely J, Viswanathan S, Delker L, Hauser TU, Dolan RJ & Grefkes C (2020). The role of dopamine in reward-based motor adaptation during action. Neuropsychopharmacology
Hauser TU, Eldar E, Purg N, Moutoussis M & Dolan RJ (2019). Distinct roles of dopamine and noradrenaline in incidental memory. J Neurosci 39 (39) 7715-7721
Chew B*, Hauser TU*, Papoutsi M, Magerkurth J, Dolan RJ & Rutledge RB (2019). Endogenous fluctuations in the dopaminergic midbrain drive choice variability. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 116 (37) 18732-18737
Michely J, Rigoli F, Rutledge RB, Hauser TU & Dolan RJ (2019). Distinct processing of aversive experience in amygdala subregions. Biol Psych: CNNI 5(3): 291-300
Shahar N, Moran R, Hauser TU, Kievit R, McNamee D, Moutoussis M, NSPN Consortium & Dolan RJ (2019). Credit assignment to state-independent task representations and its relationship with model-based decision making. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 116 (32) 15871-15876
Ziegler G*, Hauser TU*, Moutoussis M, Bullmore ET, Goodyer IM, Fonagy P, Jones PB, NSPN Consortium, Lindenberger U & Dolan RJ (2019). Compulsivity and impulsivity are linked to distinct developmental trajectories of fronto-striatal myelinatioCompulsivity and impulsivity traits linked to attenuated developmental frontostriatal myelination trajectories. Nature Neuroscience 22,992–999
Schwartenbeck P, Passecker J, Hauser TU, FitzGerald THB, Kronbichler M & Friston K (2019). Computational mechanisms of curiosity and goal-directed exploration. eLife
Kong X, Bodheoe PSW, …, Hauser TU, …, ENIGMA-OCD Working Group, … & Francks C (2019). Mapping Cortical and Subcortical Asymmetry in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Findings from the ENIGMA Consortium. Biol Psychiatry
Chamberlain SR, Tiego J, Fontenelle LF, Hook R, Parkes L, Segrave R, Hauser TU, Dolan RJ, Goodyer IM, Bullmore E, Grant J & Yucel M (2019). Fractionation of impulsive and compulsive trans-diagnostic phenotypes and their longitudinal associations. Aust N Z J Psychiatry
Shahar N, Hauser TU, Moutoussis M, Moran R, Keramati M, NSPN Consortium & Dolan RJ (2019). Improving the reliability of model-based decision-making estimates in the two-stage decision task with reaction-times and drift-diffusion modeling. PLoS Comput Biol
Hauser TU, Will GJ, Dubois M & Dolan RJ (2019). Developmental Computational Psychiatry. J Child Psychology & Psychiatry 60(4): 412-426
Hauser TU, Moutoussis M, Purg N, Dayan P* & Dolan RJ* (2018). Beta-blocker propranolol modulates decision urgency during sequential information gathering. J Neurosci 38 (32) 7170-7178
Hauser TU, Moutoussis M, NSPN Consortium, Dayan P* & Dolan RJ* (2017). Increased decision thresholds trigger extended information gathering across the compulsivity spectrum. Nat Translat Psychiatry 7(12):1296
Hauser TU, Eldar E & Dolan RJ (2017). Separate mesocortical and mesolimbic pathways encode effort and reward learning signals Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 114(35):E7395-E7404
Hauser TU, Allen M, NSPN Consortium, Rees G & Dolan RJ (2017). Metacognitive impairments extend perceptual decision making weaknesses in compulsivity. Nature Sci Rep
Hauser TU*, Allen M*, Purg N, Moutoussis M, Rees G & Dolan RJ (2017). Noradrenaline blockade specifically enhances metacognitive performance. eLife 6:e24901
Hauser TU, Moutoussis M, Iannaccone R, Brem S, Walitza S, Drechsler R*, Dayan P* & Dolan RJ* (2017). Increased decision thresholds enhance information gathering performance in juvenile obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). PLoS Comput Biol 13(4):e1005440
Hauser TU, Iannaccone R, Dolan RJ, Ball J, Hättenschwiler J, Drechsler R, Rufer M, Brandeis D, Walitza S* & Brem S* (2017). Increased reward prediction errors in fronto-striatal areas moderate decision making in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Psychol Med 47:1246-1258
Allen M, Frank D, Schwarzkopf DS, Fardo D, Winston JS, Hauser TU & Rees G (2016). Unexpected arousal modulates the influence of sensory noise on confidence. eLife 5:e18103
Kasper L, Bollmann S, Diaconescu AO, Hutton C, Heinzle J, Iglesias S, Hauser TU, Sebold M, Manjaly ZM, Pruessmann KP & Stephan KE (2016). The PhysIO Toolbox for Modeling Physiological Noisein fMRI Data J Neurosci Methods 276:56-72
Hauser TU (2016). Learning in development and education – A mechanistic understanding is needed. Zeitschrift für Psychologie 224:307-308
Hauser TU, Eldar E & Dolan RJ (2016). Neural mechanisms of harm-avoidance learning: A model for obsessive-compulsive disorder? JAMA Psychiatry 73(11):1196-1197
Eldar E, Hauser TU, Dayan P* & Dolan RJ* (2016). Striatal structure and function predict individual biases in learning to avoid pain. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 113(17):4812-4817
Guadalupe, ..., Hauser TU, ..., & Francks C (2016). Human subcortical brain asymmetries in 15,847 people worldwide reveal effects of age and sex. Brain Imaging and Behaviour
Hauser TU, Fiore V, Moutoussis M & Dolan RJ (2015). Computational Psychiatry of ADHD: Neural Gain Impairments across Marrian Levels of Analysis. Trends Neurosci 39(2):63-73
Hauser TU*, Hunt LT*, Iannaccone R, Walitza S, Brandeis D, Brem S* & Dolan RJ* (2015). Temporally Dissociable Contributions of Human Medial Prefrontal Subregions to Reward-Guided Learning. J Neurosci 35(32):11209-11220
Grabner RH , Rütsche B, Ruff CC & Hauser TU (2015). Transcranial direct current stimulation of the posterior parietal cortex modulates arithmetic learning. Eur J Neurosci 42(1):1667-74
Iannaccone R, Hauser TU, Ball J, Brandeis D, Walitza S & Brem S (2015). Classifying adolescent attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) based on functional and structural imaging. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry
Iannaccone R, Hauser TU, Staempfli P, Walitza S, Brandeis D & Brem S (2015). Conflict monitoring and error processing: New insights from simultaneous EEG-fMRI. NeuroImage 105:395-407
Hauser TU, Iannaccone R, Ball J, Mathys C, Brandeis D, Walitza S & Brem S (2014). Role of the Medial Prefrontal Cortex in Impaired Decision Making in Juvenile Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. JAMA Psychiatry 71(10):1165-1173
Walitza S, Brem S, Hauser TU & Grünblatt E (2014). Wie biologisch sind Zwangsstörungen? Genetische Befunde und Bildgebung bei Zwangsstörungen. Kindheit und Entwicklung 23(2):1-12
Hauser TU, Iannaccone R, Stämpfli P, Drechsler R, Brandeis D, Walitza S & Brem S (2014). The Feedback-Related Negativity (FRN) revisited: New insights into the localization, meaning and network organization. NeuroImage 84:159-168
Hauser TU, Rotzer S, Grabner RH, Merillat S & Jäncke L (2013). Enhancing performance in numerical magnitude processing and mental arithmetic using transcranial Direct Current Stimulations (tDCS). Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 7:244
Brem S, Hauser TU, Iannaccone R, Brandeis D, Drechsler R & Walitza S (2012). Neuroimaging of cognitive brain function in paediatric obsessive compulsive disorder: a review of literature and preliminary meta-analysis. Journal of Neural Transmission 119(11):1425-48


Articles as author of NSPN Consortium

Vasa F, Romero-Garcia R, Kitzbichler MG, Seidlitz J, Whitaker KJ, Vaghi MM, Kundu P, Patel AX, Fonagy P, Dolan RJ, Jones PB, Goodyer IM, NSPN Consortium, Vertes PE & Bullmore ET (2020). Conservative and disruptive modes of adolescent change in human brain functional connectivity. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA.


Romero-Garcia R, Seidlitz J, Whitaker KJ, Morgan SE, Fonagy P, Dolan RJ, Jones PB, Goodyer IM, Suckling J, NSPN Consortium, Vertes PE & Bullmore ET (2019). Schizotypy-related magnetization of cortex in healthy adolescence is co-located with expression of schizophrenia-related genes. Biol Psychiatry.


Mihalik A, Ferreira FS, Moutoussis M, Ziegler G, Adams RA, Rosa MJ, Prabhu G, de Oliveira L, Pereira M, Bullmore ET, Fonagy P, Goodyer IM, Jones PB, NSPN Consortium, Shawe-Taylor J, Dolan RJ & Mourao-Miranda J (2019). Multiple hold-outs with stability: improving the generalizability of machine learning analyses of brain-behaviour relationships: A novel framework to link behaviour to neurobiology. Biol Psychiatry.


Reiter AMF, Moutoussis M, Vanes L, Kievit R, Bullmore ET, Goodyer IM, Fonagy P, Jones PB, NSPN Consortium & Dolan RJ (2019). Taste uncertainty explains developmental effects on susceptibility to peer influence in adolescence. Psyarxiv.


Mihalik A, Ferreira FS, Rosa MJ, Moutoussis M, Ziegler G, Monteiro JM, Portugal L, Adams RA, Romero-Garcia R, Vértes PE, Kitzbichler MG, Váša F, Vaghi MM, Bullmore ET, Fonagy P, Goodyer IM, Jones PB, NSPN Consortium, Dolan RJ & Mourão-Miranda J (2019). Brain-behaviour modes of covariation in healthy and clinically depressed young people. Sci Rep 9(1):11536. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-47277-3.


Moutoussis M, Bullmore ET, Goodyer IM, Fonagy P, Jones PB, NSPN Consortium, Dolan RJ & Dayan P (2018). Change, stability, and instability in the Pavlovian guidance of behaviour from adolescence to young adulthood. PLoS Comput Biol 14(12):e1006679


Polek E, Jones PB, Fearon P, Brodbeck J, Moutoussis M, NSPN Consortium, Dolan R, Fonagy P Bullmore ET, Goodyer IM (2018). Personality dimensions emerging during adolescence and young adulthood are underpinned by a single latent trait indexing impairment in social functioning. BMC Psychiatry.


Boedhoe PSW, …, ENIGMA-OCD Working Group, Thompson PM, Stein DJ & van den Heuvel OA (2017). Cortical Abnormalities Associated With Pediatric and Adult Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Findings from the ENIGMA Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Working Group. Am J Psychiatry.


Kievit RA, Brandmaier AM, Ziegler G, van Harmelen AL, de Mooij SMM, Moutoussis M, Goodyer IM, Bullmore E, Jones PB, Fonagy P; NSPN Consortium, Lindenberger U & Dolan RJ (2018) Developmental cognitive neuroscience using latent change score models: A tutorial and applications. Dev Cogn Neurosci 33:99-117


Seidlitz J, Vasa F, Shinn M, Romero-Garcia R, Shinn M, Whitaker KJ, Vertes PE, Reardon PK, Clasen L, Messinger A, Leopold DA, Fonagy P, Dolan RJ, Jones PB, Goodyer IM, NSPN Consortium, Raznahan A & Bullmore ET (2017). Morphometric Similarity Networks Detect Microscale Cortical Organisation And Predict Inter-Individual Cognitive Variation. Neuron 97(1):231-247.


Kiddle B, Inkster B, Prabhu G, Moutoussis M, Whitaker KJ, NSPN Consortium, Bullmore ET, Dolan RJ, Fonagy P, Goodyer IM & Jones PB (2017). Cohort profile: The NSPN 2400 Cohort: a developmental sample supporting the Wellcome Trust NeuroScience in Psychiatry Network. Int J Epidemiol.


Vasa F, Seidlitz J, Romero-Garcia R, Whitaker KJ, Rosenthal G, Vertes PE, Shinn M, Alexander-Bloch A, Fonagy P, Dolan RJ, Jones PB, Goodyer IM, NSPN Consortium, Sporns O & Bullmore ET (2017). Adolescent Tuning of Association Cortex in Human Structural Brain Networks. Cereb Cortex.


Van Harmelen AL, Kievit RA, Ioannidis K, Neufeld S, Jones PB, Bullmore ET, Dolan RJ, NSPN Consortium, Fonagy P & Goodyer IM (2017). Adolescent friendships predict later resilient functioning across psychosocial domains in a healthy community cohort. Psychol Med 47:2312-2322.


Vertes PE, Rittman T, Whitaker KJ, Romero-Garcia R, Vasa F, Kitzbicher MG, Wagstyl K, Fonagy P, Dolan RJ, Jones PB, Goodyer IM, NSPN Consortium & Bullmore ET. (2016). Gene transcription profiles associated with inter-modular hubs and connection distance in human functional magnetic resonance imaging networks. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 371(1705)


Whitaker KJ*, Vertes PE*, Romero-Garcia R, Vasa F, Moutoussis M, Prabhu G, Weiskopf N, Callaghan MF, Wagstyl K, Rittman T, Tait R, Ooi C, Suckling J, Inkster B, Fonagy P, Dolan RJ, Jones PE, Goodyer IM, NSPN Consortium & Bullmore ET. (2016). Adolescence is associated with genomically patterned consolidation of the hubs of the human brain connectome. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 113(32):9105-9110



* shared authors