Neuropsychology and Memory Assessment Lab

Publications

Books

  1. Poreh, A. (2006). Book Editor: The Quantified Process Approach. Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition. L. Bieliauskas (Series Ed.). New York: Taylor & Francis Group, Psychological Press.

 

Submitted

  1. Poreh, A. & Teaford, M. (2016, submitted). Normative Data and Construct Validation for a Novel Nonverbal Memory Test.

 

Peer Reviewed

  1. Poreh, A., Tolfo, S., Krivenko, A, Teaford, M. (2016). Base-Rate Data and Norms for the Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Embedded Performance Validity Indicator. Journal of Applied Neuropsychology, Adult, 25, 1-8.
  2. Poreh, A., Bezdicek, O., Korobkova, I., Levin, J., & Dines, P. (2016). The Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Forced Choice Recognition Task:  Base-Rate Data and Norms. Applied Neuropsychology, Adult, 23(3):155-61.
  3. Poreh. A., Avital, R., Dines, P. & Levin, J. (2015). The effects of age of language acquisition on verbal memory tests in a sample of older adult immigrants. Psychology & Neuroscience, Vol 8(1), 66-74.
  4. Bezdicek, O., Štěpánková, H., Axelrod, B., Woodard, J., Preiss, M., Nikolai, T., Růžička, E., & Poreh, A. (2014). Czech version of Rey’s Auditory Verbal Learning Test: Normative data. Aging Neuropsychology and Cognition. 21(6):693-721
  5. Bezdicek, O., Motak, L., Axelrod, B., Preiss, M., Nikolai, T., Vyhnalek, M., Poreh, A., & Ruzicka, E. (2012). Czech version of the Trail Making Test: Normative data and clinical utility. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 27(8), 906-914. 
  6. Poreh, A., & Sultan, A. (2012).  The Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test: Normative data for the Arabic-speaking population and analysis of the differential influence of demographic variables. Psychology & Neuroscience (APA Journal)., 5 (1), 57-61
  7. Poreh, A., Miller, A., Dines, P., & Levin, J.  (2012). Decomposition of the Trail Making Test - Reliability and utility of a computer assisted method for data collection. Archives of Assessment Psychology, 2(1) 26-32.
  8. Poreh, A., Pastel, D., Miller, A.  & Levin, J.  (2012). The Cleveland Sorting Test – A preliminary study of an alternate form of the Wisconsin Card Sorting Test. Journal of Applied Neuropsychology, 19(2), 147-152.
  9. Iancu, I., Poreh, A., Kotler, M., Rael, S., Ram, & E. (2010). Comparison of admission and inpatient services utilization between Jewish and Arab Israeli patients. Conexiuni Medicale, 2 (18), 12-23.
  10. Iancu, I., Bodner, E., Roitman, S., Piccone S.A., Poreh, A., & Kotler, M. (2010). Impulsivity, aggression and suicide risk among male schizophrenia patients. Psychopathology, 43 (4), 223-229.
  11. Iancu, I., Tchernihovsky, E., Maayan, R., Poreh, A., Dannon, P., Kotler, M., Weizman, A., & Strous, R. (2007). Circulatory neurosteroid levels in smoking and non-smoking chronic schizophrenia patients. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 17(8), 541-545.
  12. Gilboa, A., Winocur, G., Rosenbaum, R.S., Poreh, A., Gao, F., Black, S.E., Westmacott, R., & Moscovitch, M. (2006). Hippocampal contributions to recollection in retrograde and anterograde amnesia. Hippocampus, 16, 966 – 980.
  13. Poreh, A., Winocur, G., Moscovitch. M., Backon, M., Goshen, E., Ram, Z., & Feldman, Z. (2006). Anterograde and retrograde amnesia in a person with bilateral fornix lesions following removal of a colloid cyst. Neuropsychologia, 44, 2241-2248.
  14. Poreh, A., Rawlings, D., Claridge, G., Freeman, J.L., Faulkner, C., & Shelton, C. (2006). The BPQ: A scale for the assessment of borderline personality based on DSM-IV criteria. Journal of Personality Disorders, 20, 247-260. 
  15. Iancu, I., Sapir, A., Shaked, G., Poreh, A., Dannon, P., Chelben J., & Kotler, M. (2006).  Increased suicidal risk among smoking schizophrenia patients. Clinical Neuropharmacology, 29, 230-237.
  16. Iancu, I., Levin, J., Hermesh, H., Dannon, P., Poreh, A., Ben-Yehuda, Y., & Kotler, M. (2006). Prevalence of self-reported specific phobia symptoms in an Israeli sample of young conscripts. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 21, 762-769
  17. Iancu, I., Levin, J., Hermesh, H., Dannon, P., Poreh, A., Ben-Yehuda, Y., Kaplan, Z., Marom, S., & Kotler, M. (2006). Social phobia symptoms: Prevalence, social demographic correlates and overlap with specific phobia symptoms. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 47, 399-405.
  18. Iancu, I., Poreh, A., Lehman, B., Shamir, E., & Kotler, M. (2005). The Positive and Negative Symptoms Questionnaire: A self-report scale in schizophrenia. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 46, 61-66.
  19. Iancu, I., Strous, R., Poreh, A., Kotler, M., & Chelben, Y.  (2005). Psychiatric inpatients' reactions to the SARS epidemic: An Israeli survey. Israeli Journal of Psychiatry & Related Sciences, 42, 258-262.
  20. Poreh, A. (2005). Daubert criteria and their effect on the practice of psychological assessment in Israel. The Society of Medicine and Law in Israel, 32, 111-116 (in Hebrew).
  21. Poreh, A. (2005). Analysis of mean learning of normal participants on the Rey Auditory- Verbal Learning Test. Psychological Assessment (APA Journal), 17, 191-199.
  22. Tanne, D., Freimark, D., Poreh, A., Merzeliak, O., Bruck, B., Schwammenthal, Y., Schwammenthal, E., Motro, M., & Adler, Y. (2005). Cognitive functions in severe congestive heart failure before and after an exercise training program. International Journal of Cardiology, 103, 145-149.
  23. Poreh, A. (2002). Neuropsychological Testing in the 21st Century. Editor of Special Issue. CNS Spectrums - The International Journal of Neuropsychiatric Medicine, 7, 340.
  24. Poreh, A., & Schweiger, A. (2002). The effects of second language acquisition on verbal fluency among elderly Israelis. CNS Spectrums - International Journal of Neuropsychiatric Medicine, 7, 377-386.
  25. Iancu, L., Dannon, P., Poreh, A., Lepkifker, E., & Grunhaus, L. (2001). Alexthymia and suicidality in panic disorder. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 42,477-481.
  26. Poreh, A. (2000). The Quantified Process Approach – An emerging approach to neuropsychological assessment. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 14, 212-222.
  27. Poreh, A. (2000). A quantitative evaluation of the copying process of the Rey Osterrieth Complex Figure. Clinical Neuropsychological Assessment, 1, 21-32.
  28. Dannon, P.N., Iancu, I., Levin, J., Poreh, A., & Grunhaus, L. (1999). The relationship between cholesterol and suicide attempts in patients with either panic or major depressive disorders. New Trends in Experimental and Clinical Psychiatry, 15, 29-32.
  29. Adunsky, A., Hershkowitz, M., Atar, E., Bakoun, M., & Poreh, A. (1999). Infarct volume, neurological severity and PAF binding to platelets of patients with acute cerebral ischemic stroke. Neurological Research, 21, 645-648.
  30. Gard, D., Harrel, E. H., & Poreh, A. (1999). Cognitive deficits in schizophrenia on the WAIS-R NI Sentence Arrangement Subtest. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 55, 1085-1094. 
  31. Poreh, A., & Schullen (1998). Vocational interests and career indecision among psychosis-prone college students. Psychological Reports, 83, 599-607.
  32. Poreh, A., & Shye, S. (1998). Examination of global and local features of the Rey Osterrieth Complex Figure using faceted smallest space analysis. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 12, 453-467. 
  33. Poreh, A. (1997). Integrated psychological therapy for schizophrenic patients. Journal of Personality Assessment, 68, 220-224.
  34. Poreh, A., Levin, J., Teves, H., & States, J. (1997). Mixed handedness and schizotypal personality in a non-clinical sample – The role of task demand. Journal of Personality and Individual Differences, 23, 501-507. 
  35. Levin, J., Lofland, K., Cassisi, J., Poreh, A., & Blonsky, R. (1996). The relationship between self-efficacy and disability in chronic low back pain patients. International Journal of Rehabilitation and Health, 2, 19-28.
  36. Poreh, A., Ross, T., Hanks, R., & Whitman, R. D. (1995). Ethnicity, socioeconomic background, and psychosis-proneness in a diverse sample of college students. Current Psychology: Research and Reviews, 13, 365-370.
  37. Poreh, A. Ross, T. R., & Whitman, R. D. (1995). Reexamination of executive functions in psychosis-prone college students.  Journal of Personality & Individual Differences, 18, 535-539.
  38. Poreh, A. (1995). Psychoanalysis: Waning or waxing? Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA), 273, 1490-1491.
  39. Poreh, A., Chapin, K., & Youseff, I. (1994). Correlations between the MMPI and the scale for the assessment of positive symptoms and the scale for the assessment of negative symptoms in schizophrenic patients.  Journal of Personality Assessment, 63, 275-283.
  40. Poreh, A. (1994).  Reexamination of mixed handedness in psychosis-prone college students. Journal of Personality and Individual Differences, 191, 905-908.
  41. Poreh, A., Whitman, R. D., Weber, W., & Ross, T. (1994).  Facial recognition in hypothetically schizotypic college students: The role of generalized poor performance. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 182, 503-507.
  42. Poreh, A. & Whitman, D. (1993). MMPI-2 schizophrenia spectrum profiles among schizotypal college students and college students who seek psychological treatment.  Psychological Reports, 73, 987-994.
  43. Poreh, A., Whitman, D., & Ross, T. R. (1993).  Creative thinking abilities and hemispheric asymmetry in schizotypal college students. Current Psychology; Research and Reviews, 12, 344-352.
  44. Poreh, A. & Whitman, D. (1991).  Creative cognitive processes and hemispheric  specialization. Journal of Creative Behavior, 25, 169-179.

 

Book Chapters

  1. Poreh, A. and Sultan A. (2009). Guidelines for Neurocognitive Assessment of Minorities. In Determinants of Minority Mental Health and Wellness, S. Loue and M. Sajatovic Eds., (pp. 335-348). Springer Press, New York, NY.
  2. Poreh, A. (2006). Introduction to the Quantified Process Approach. In A. Poreh (Ed.), The Quantified Process Approach to Neuropsychological Assessment, (pp. 3-15). New York: Taylor & Francis Group, Psychological Press.
  3. Poreh, A. (2006). Quandaries of the Quantified Process Approach. In A. Poreh (Ed.), The Quantified Process Approach to Neuropsychological Assessment, (pp. 27-41). New York: Taylor & Francis Group, Psychological Press.
  4. Poreh, A. (2006). Quantification and validation of the Rey Osterrieth global-local indices. In A. Poreh (Ed.), The Quantified Process Approach to Neuropsychological Assessment, (pp. 251-258). New York: Taylor & Francis Group, Psychological Press.
  5. Poreh, A. (2006). Afterword: Future advances of the Quantified Process Approach. In A. Poreh (Ed.), The Quantified Process Approach to Neuropsychological Assessment, (pp. 341-343). New York: Taylor & Francis Group, Psychological Press.
  6. Levin, J., Lofland, K., Cassisi, J., Poreh, A., & Blonsky, R. (2003). Back Pain Self-Efficacy Scale. Measurement tools in patient education 2nd Edition. Edited by Barbara K. Redman, New York : Springer Pub.
  7. Poreh, A. (2002).  Neuropsychological and psychological issues associated with cross-cultural and minority assessment. In R. Ferraro (Ed.), Minority and Cross-Cultural Aspects of Neuropsychological Assessment (pp.329-343). Lisse, Netherlands:  Swets & Zeitlinger Publishers.      

 

Encyclopedia Entries

  1. Poreh, A., & Levin, J. (2012). Jewish Migration. In Encyclopedia of Immigrant Health. S. Loue and M. Sajatovic Eds. (p. 969-970). New York, NY: Springer Press.
  2. Poreh, A., & Levin, J. (2012). Judaism. In Encyclopedia of Immigrant Health. S. Loue and M. Sajatovic Eds. (p. 973-975). New York, NY: Springer Press.
  3. Poreh, A. (2010). The Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test. The Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science, Volume 4, Weiner I. & Craighead E. (Ed.) (p. 1464). New York: Wiley Publishing Corporation.
  4. Poreh, A. (2010). The Rey Complex Figure Test. The Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science, Volume 4, Weiner I. & Craighead E. (Ed.)  (p. 1465). New York: Wiley Publishing Corporation.

 

USPO Patents

  1. Poreh, A., & Poreh, M. (Submitted, 2004; US Patent Issued on September 11, 2007). Method for recording, assessing and premeditating performance on grapho-motor and writing tasks. US Patent Application 20060189903.
  2. Poreh, A., & Poreh, M. (Submitted, 2004; Published application, April, 2006). Method for improving the presentation of test stimuli during one-on-one clinical psychological tests. US Patent Application 20060079803.
  3. Poreh, A., & Poreh M. (Submitted, 2004; Published application, September, 2005). Method for improving the administration of psychological examinations. US Patent Application 20050196734. Israel Patent Application G09B 03/03/05.