Francisco Esteves

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Articles in journals

Strack, J. , Lopes, P. , Esteves, F. & Fernandez-Berrocal, P. (2017). Must we suffer to succeed? : When anxiety boosts motivation and performance. Journal of Individual Differences, vol. 38: 2, pp. 113-124.  

Fernandes, S. , Arriaga, P. , Carvalho, H. & Esteves, F. (2017). Psychometric Assessment of the Child Surgery Worries Questionnaire Among Portuguese Children. Journal of clinical psychology in medical settings, vol. 24: 3-4, pp. 289-301.  

Silva, C. , Da Fonseca, D. , Esteves, F. & Deruelle, C. (2017). Seeing the funny side of things : Humour processing in Autism Spectrum Disorders. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, vol. 43-44, pp. 8-17.  

Emauz, A. , Gaspar, A. , Esteves, F. & Carvalhosa, S. F. (2016). Adaptação da escala de empatia com animais (EEA) para a população Portuguesa. Analise Psicologica, vol. 34: 2, pp. 189-201.  

Galinha, I. C. , Garcia-Martin, M. A. , Oishi, S. , Wirtz, D. & Esteves, F. G. (2016). Cross-Cultural Comparison of Personality Traits, Attachment Security, and Satisfaction With Relationships as Predictors of Subjective Well-Being in India, Sweden, and the United States. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, vol. 47: 8, pp. 1033-1052.  

Oliveira, S. E. H. , Carvalho, H. & Esteves, F. (2016). Internalized stigma and quality of life domains among people with mental illness : the mediating role of self-esteem. Journal of Mental Health, vol. 25: 1, pp. 55-61.  

Esteves, F. G. , Claudio, A. P. , Carmo, M. B. & Gaspa, M. A. (2016). Psychophysiological responses to a Virtual Reality scenario for the treatment of Social Anxiety. International Journal of Psychophysiology, vol. 108, pp. 138-138.  

Oliveira, S. E. H. , Carvalho, H. & Esteves, F. (2016). Toward an understanding of the quality of life construct : Validity and reliability of the WHOQOL-Bref in a psychiatric sample. Psychiatry Research, vol. 244, pp. 37-44.  

Arriaga, P. , Adrião, J. , Madeira, F. , Cavaleiro, I. , Maia e Silva, A. , Barahona, I. & Esteves, F. (2015). A "dry eye" for victims of violence: effects of playing a violent video game on pupillary dilation to victims and on aggressive behavior. Psychology of violence, vol. 5: 2, pp. 199-208.  

Silva, C. , Chaminade, T. , Fonseca, D. , Santos, A. , Esteves, F. , Soares, I. & Deruelle, C. (2015). Attachment style impacts behavior and early oculomotor response to positive, but not negative, pictures. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, vol. 56: 3, pp. 327-334.  

Rosa, P. J. , Esteves, F. & Arriaga, P. (2015). Beyond Traditional Clinical Measurements for Screening Fears and Phobias. IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 64: 12, pp. 3396-3404.  

Oliveira, S. E. H. , Esteves, F. & Carvalho, H. (2015). Clinical profiles of stigma experiences, self-esteem and social relationships among people with schizophrenia, depressive, and bipolar disorders. Psychiatry Research, vol. 229: 1-2, pp. 167-173.  

Silva, C. , Ferreira, A. , Soares, I. & Esteves, F. (2015). Emotions Under the Skin: Autonomic Reactivity to Emotional Pictures in Insecure Attachment. Journal of Psychophysiology, vol. 29: 4, pp. 161-170.  

Strack, J. & Esteves, F. (2015). Exams? Why worry? Interpreting anxiety as facilitative and stress appraisals. Anxiety, Stress, and Coping, vol. 28: 2, pp. 205-214.  

Soares, S. , Esteves, F. & Lundqvist, D. (2015). In the grip of fear: Dissociations in attentional processing of animal fearful individuals. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, vol. 56: 1, pp. 11-17.  

Silva, C. , Da Fonseca, D. , Esteves, F. & Deruelle, C. (2015). Motivational approach and avoidance in autism spectrum disorder : A comparison between real photographs and cartoons. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, vol. 17, pp. 13-24.  

Oliveira, S. , Esteves, F. , Pereira, E. , Carvalho, M. & Boyd, J. (2015). The Internalized Stigma of Mental Illness: Cross-Cultural Adaptation and Psychometric Properties of the Portuguese Version of the ISMI Scale. Community mental health journal, vol. 51: 5, pp. 606-612.  

Fernandes, S. , Arriaga, P. & Esteves, F. (2015). Using an educational multimedia application to prepare children for outpatient surgeries. Health Communication, vol. 30: 12, pp. 1190-1200.  

Strack, J. , Lopes, P. & Esteves, F. (2015). Will you thrive under pressure or burn out? Linking anxiety motivation and emotional exhaustion. Cognition & Emotion, vol. 29: 4, pp. 578-591.  

Arriaga, P. & Esteves, F. (2014). 100 anos depois: Onde está o Watson?. Psicologia Na Actualidade, : 18, pp. 18-35.

Galinha, I. C. , Oishi, S. , Pereira, C. R. , Wirtz, D. & Esteves, F. (2014). Adult Attachment, Love Styles, Relationship Experiences and Subjective Well-Being : Cross-Cultural and Gender Comparison between Americans, Portuguese, and Mozambicans. Social Indicators Research, vol. 119: 2, pp. 823-852.  

Fernandes, S. , Arriaga, P. & Esteves, F. (2014). Atitudes infantis face aos cuidados de saúde e percepcão de dor: Papel mediador dos medos médicos. Ciência e Saúde Colectiva, vol. 19: 7, pp. 2073-2082.    

Arriaga, P. , Esteves, F. & Feddes, A. R. (2014). Looking at the (mis) fortunes of others while listening to music. Psychology of Music, vol. 42: 2, pp. 251-268.  

Fernandes, S. , Arriaga, P. & Esteves, F. (2014). Providing preoperative information for children undergoing surgery: a randomized study testing different types of educational material to reduce children’s preoperative worries. Health Education Research, vol. 29: 6, pp. 1058-1076.  

Soares, S. , Lindström, B. , Esteves, F. & Öhman, A. (2014). The hidden snake in the grass: superior detection of snakes in challenging attentional conditions. PLoS ONE, vol. 9: 12, pp. Art. no. 0114724    

Galinha, I. , Pereira, C. & Esteves, F. (2014). Versão reduzida da escala portuguesa de afeto positivo e negativo-PANAS-VRP: Análise fatorial confirmatória e invariância temporal. Psicologia, vol. 28: 1, pp. 53-65.

Soares, S. & Esteves, F. (2013). A glimpse of fear: Fast detection of threatening targets in visual search with brief stimulus durations. PsyCh Journal, vol. 2: 1, pp. 11-16.  

Galinha, I. C. , Pereira, C. R. & Esteves, F. G. (2013). Confirmatory Factor Analysis and Temporal Invariance of the Positive and Negative Affect Schedule (PANAS). Psicologia, vol. 26: 4, pp. 671-679.    

Bernhardsson, J. , Bjärtå, A. , Esteves, F. & Sundin, Ö. (2013). INDEPENDENT COMPONENT ANALYSIS OF N2pc DURING FEAR PROCESSING. Psychophysiology, vol. 50, pp. S119-S119.

Silva, C. , Soares, I. & Esteves, F. (2012). Attachment insecurity and strategies for regulation: When emotion triggers attention. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, vol. 53: 1, pp. 9-16.  

Martins, A. , Faisca, L. , Esteves, F. , Muresan, A. & Reis, A. (2012). Atypical moral judgements following traumatic brain injury. Judgment and decision making, vol. 7: 4, pp. 478-487.    

Gaspar, A. & Esteves, F. (2012). Preschooler´s faces in spontaneous emotional contexts - how well do they match adult facial expression prototypes?. International Journal of Behavioral Development, vol. 36: 5, pp. 348-357.  

Esteves, F. , Arriaga, P. , Carneiro, P. & Flykt, A. (2010). Emotional responses (verbal and psychophysiological) to pictures of food stimuli. Psicologia, vol. 24: 2, pp. 89-111.

Soares, S. , Esteves, F. , Lundqvist, D. & Öhman, A. (2009). Some specific animal fears are more specific than others: Evidence from attention and emotion measures. Behaviour Research and Therapy, vol. 47: 12, pp. 1032-1042.  

Costa, R. & Esteves, F. (2008). Skin conductance responses to visual sexual stimuli. International Journal of Psychophysiology, vol. 67: 1, pp. 64-69.  

Carneiro, P. , Albuquerque, P. , Fernandez, A. & Esteves, F. (2007). Analyzing false memories in children with associative lists specific for their age. Child Development, vol. 78: 4, pp. 1171-1185.  

Chapters in books

Arriaga, P. , Zillmann, D. & Esteves, F. (2016). The Promotion of Violence by the Mainstream Media of Communication. In The Social Developmental Construction of Violence and Intergroup Conflict. Springer. pp. 171-195.  

Gaspar, A. , Esteves, F. & Arriaga, P. (2014). On Prototypical Facial Expressions Versus Variation in Facial Behavior : What Have We Learned on the “Visibility” of Emotions from Measuring Facial Actions in Humans and Apes. In The Evolution of Social Communication in Primates. Springer (Interdisciplinary Evolution Research). pp. 101-126.

Madeira, F. , Arriaga, P. , Adrião, J. , Lopes, R. & Esteves, F. (2013). Emotional gaming. In Psychology of gaming. Nova Science Publishers, Inc.. pp. 11-29.

Arriaga, P. , Esteves, F. & Fernandes, S. (2013). Playing for better or for worse? : Health and social outcomes with electronic gaming. In Handbook of Research on ICTs for Human-Centered Healthcare and Social Care Services. IGI Global. pp. 48-69.  

Conference papers

Dylman, A. , Champoux-Larsson, M. & Esteves, F. (2017). Gender differences in the generation of emotional words in children and adults. Paper presented at the 13th International Symposium of Psycholinguistics, Braga, Portugal, April 5-8, 2017

Champoux-Larsson, M. , Dylman, A. & Esteves, F. (2017). Identification of facial expressions of emotion in bilingual children with different exposures to their languages. Paper presented at the 13th International Symposium of Psycholinguistics, April 5-8, 2017

Champoux-Larsson, M. , Dylman, A. , Örnkloo, H. & Esteves, F. G. (2016). Identification of Facial Expressions of Emotion in Balanced and Unbalanced 4-year-old Bilinguals. Paper presented at the Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing Psychology Workshop, Bilbao, Spain, 2016; Conference on Multilingualism, Ghent, Belgium 2016

Esteves, F. , Emauz, A. & Gaspar, A. (2015). Assessing affective empathy towards humans and other animals from emotional facial expressions. Paper presented at the 15th European Conference on Facial Expression, Geneve, July 2015

Esteves, F. & Santos, I. (2015). Attentional bias to caloric food stimuli. Paper presented at the Association for Psychological Science, 27th Annual Convention, New York, May, 2015

Fernandes, S. , Arriaga, P. & Esteves, F. (2015). PREPARING CHILDREN FOR SURGERY - EFFECTIVENESS OF EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS. Paper presented at the VIII International Congress of Clinical Psychology, Granada, Spain, November 2015

Claudio, A. P. , Carmo, M. B. , Gomes, I. L. , Esteves, F. & Gaspar, A. (2015). Sense of presence inside a feared (virtual) tunnel. In PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2015 10TH IBERIAN CONFERENCE ON INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND TECHNOLOGIES (CISTI 2015).. pp. Art. no. 7170433-  

Lavrador, L. , Arriaga, P. & Esteves, F. (2015). Sensiblización a escalofrios emocionales. Paper presented at the V Jornadas Emociones y Bienestar, Madrid, Oktuber 2015

Rosa, P. J. , Esteves, F. & Arriaga, P. (2014). Effects of fear-relevant stimuli on attention : Integrating gaze data with subliminal exposure. In IEEE MeMeA 2014 - IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements and Applications, Proceedings.. pp. Art. no. 6860021-  

Petisca, S. & Esteves, F. (2014). Food choices in conditions of fictitious food scarcity. Paper presented at the X Congreso Internacional de la Sociedad para el Estudio de la Ansiedad y el Estrés, Valência, Espanha, September 2014

Leal, A. , Lopes, R. , Arriaga, P. & Esteves, F. (2014). The brain mapping of emotion in human faces : Clinical aplication in epilepsy. In IEEE MeMeA 2014 - IEEE International Symposium on Medical Measurements and Applications, Proceedings.. pp. 46--49.  

Gaspar, A. , Esteves, F. & Emauz, A. (2014). Us humans, them dogs and the others: assessing affective empathy towards humans and other animals from facial expression, using facial EMG. Paper presented at the IX Congreso da Sociedad Española de Psicofisiología y Neurociencia Cognitiva y Afectiva, Murcia, Espanha, oktober 2014

Cláudio, A. P. , Carmo, M. B. , Pinheiro, T. , Esteves, F. & Lopes, E. (2013). Virtual environment to treat social anxiety. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics).. pp. 442--451.