The names of current students and lab alumni are in bold.

Archived papers

Stein, M. V., Holt, R., Wieder, L., & Terhune, D. B. (under review). Responsiveness to direct verbal suggestions and dissociation predict symptoms attributed to environmental factors. PsyArXiv
Wieder, L., Brown, R. J., Thompson, T., & Terhune, D. B. (under review). Hypnotic suggestibility in dissociative and germane disorders: A meta-analysis. PsyArXiv
Apelian, C., Terhune, D. B., & De Vignemont, F. (Under review). Hypnotic suggestion versus sensory modulation of bodily awareness. PsArXiv
Millman, L. S. M., Hunter, E., David, A. S., Orgs, G., & Terhune, D. B. (under review). Assessing responsiveness to direct verbal suggestions in depersonalisation-derealisation disorder. medRxiv.
Amoruso, E., Terhune, D. B., Kromm, M., Kirker, S., Muret, D., & Makin, T. R. (Under review). Reassessing referred sensations following peripheral deafferentation and the role of cortical reorganisation. medRxiv.
Seidel Malkinson, T., Terhune, D. B., Kollamkulam, M., Guerreiro, M., Bassett, D., & Makin, T. R. (Under review). Gender imbalance in the assignment of editorial activities in a scientists-led journal. bioRxiv.



Marcusson-Clavertz, D., Persson, S. D., Cardeña, E., Terhune, D. B., Gort, C., & Kuehner, C. (accepted). The contribution of latent factors of executive functioning to mind wandering. Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications
Sadibolova, R., & Terhune, D. B. (accepted).  The temporal context in Bayesian models of interval timing: Recent advances and future directions. Behavioral Neuroscience
Piazza, G., Iskandar, G., Hennessy, V., Zhou, H., Walsh, K., McDonnell, J., Terhune, D. B., Das, R. K., & Kamboj, S., K. (in press). Pharmacological modelling of dissociation and psychosis: An evaluation of the Clinician Administered Dissociative States Scale and Psychotomimetic States Inventory during nitrous oxide (‘laughing gas’)-induced anomalous states. Psychopharmacology
Sadibolova, R., Monaldi, L., & Terhune, D. B. (in press). A proxy measure of striatal dopamine predicts individual differences in temporal precision. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
Smith, D. M., & Terhune, D. B. (in press). Pedunculopontine-induced cortical decoupling as the neurophysiological locus of dissociation. Psychological Review
Luke, D. P., Lungu, L., Friday, R., & Terhune, D. B. (in press). The chemical induction of synaesthesia. Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental.
Reshetnikov, M., & Terhune, D. B. (in press). Taxometric evidence for a dimensional latent structure of hypnotic suggestibility. Consciousness and Cognition.
Barnier, A. J., Terhune, D. B., Polito, V., & Woody, E. Z. (in press). A componential approach to individual differences in hypnotizability. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research and Practice.
Polychroni, P., Hedman, L. R., & Terhune, D. B. (in press). Response time fluctuations in the sustained attention to response task predict performance accuracy and meta-awareness of attentional states. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research and Practice.



Polychroni, P., Herrojo-Ruiz, M., & Terhune, D. B. (2022). Introspection confidence predicts EEG decoding of self-generated thoughts and meta-awareness. Human Brain Mapping, 43, 2311-2327.
Kekecs, Z., Moss, D., Elkins, G., De Benedittis, G., Palsson, O. S., Shenefelt, P. D., Terhune, D. B., Varga, K., Whorwell, P. J. (2022). Guidelines for the assessment of efficacy of clinical hypnosis applications. International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis, 70, 104-122.
Geagea, D., Griffin, B., Kimble, R., Polito, V., Terhune, D. B., & Tyack, Z. (2022). Hypnotherapy for procedural pain, itch and state anxiety in children with acute burns: A feasibility and acceptability study protocol. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 8:58.
Ivanof, B. E., Terhune, D. B., Coyle, D., Gottero, M., & Moore, J. W. (2022). Examining the effect of changes to Libet clock stimulus parameters on intentional binding. Psychological Research, 86, 937-951.
Millman, L. S., M., Hunter, E., Orgs, G., David, A. S., & Terhune, D. B. (2022). Symptom variability in depersonalisation-derealisation disorder: A latent profile analysis. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 78, 637-655.



Sadibolova, R., Sun, S., & Terhune, D. B. (2021). Using adaptive psychophysics to identify the neural network reset time in subsecond interval timingExperimental Brain Research, 239, 3565-3572.
Parsons, R., Bergmann, S., Wiech, K., & Terhune, D. B. (2021). Direct verbal suggestibility as a predictor of placebo hypoalgesia responsiveness. Psychosomatic Medicine, 83, 1041-1049.
Terhune, D. B., & Jamieson, G. (2021). Hallucinations and the meaning and structure of absorption. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 118, e2108467118. [commentary]
Acunzo, D. J., Oakley, D.A., & Terhune, D. B. (2021). The neurochemistry of hypnotic suggestion. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 63, 355-371.
Acunzo, D. J., & Terhune, D. B. (2021). A critical review of standardized measures of hypnotic suggestibility. International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis, 69, 50-71.
Lungu, L., Rothen, N., & Terhune, D.B. (2021). The time course of synaesthetic colour perception. Cortex, 141, 322-330.
Millman, L.S.M.Terhune, D. B., Hunter, E., & Orgs, G. (2021). Towards a neurocognitive approach to Dance Movement Therapy for mental health: A systematic review. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 28, 24-38.
Tamè, L., Tucciarelli, R., Sadibolova, R., Sereno, M., & Longo, M.R. (2021). Reconstructing neural representations of tactile space. NeuroImage, 229, 117730.
Wieder, L., Brown, R. J., Thompson, T., & Terhune, D. B. (2021). Suggestibility in functional neurological disorder: A meta-analysis. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 92, 150-157.



Acunzo, D, Cardeña, E. & Terhune, D. B. (2020). Anomalous experiences are more prevalent among highly suggestible individuals who are also highly dissociative. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 25, 179-189.
Lynn, S. J., Kirsch, I., Terhune, D. B., & Green, J., (2020). Myths and misconceptions about hypnosis: Separating fact from fiction. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 34, 1253-1264.
Lungu, L., Stewart, R., Luke, D. P., & Terhune, D. B. (2020). Primary visual cortex excitability is not atypical in acquired synaesthesia. Brain Stimulation, 13, 341-342.
Terhune, D. B. (2020). Suggestion and suggestibility in functional neurological disorders. Neurodiem.
Terhune, D. B., & Oakley, D. A. (2020). Hypnosis and imagination. In A. Abraham (Ed.), Cambridge handbook of imagination (pp. 711-727). Cambridge University Press.



Cardeña, E. & Terhune, D. B. (2019). The roles of response expectancies, baseline experiences, and hypnotizability in spontaneous hypnotic experiences. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 67:1, 1-27.
Popescu, T., Sader, E., Schaerc, M., Thomas, A., Terhune, D. B., Dowker, A., Rogier B. Mars, R. B., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2019). The brain-structural correlates of mathematical expertise, Cortex, 114, 140-150.
Sadibolova, R., Ferrè, E. R., Linkenauger, S. A., & Longo, M. R. (2019). Distortions of perceived volume and length of body parts. Cortex, 111, 74-86.
Thompson, T., Terhune, D. B., Oram, C., Sharangparni, J., Rouf, R., Solmi, M., Veronese, N., & Stubbs, B. (2019). The effectiveness of hypnosis for reducing pain: A meta-analysis of 85 controlled experimental pain trials.  Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 99, 298-310.
Wieder, L., & Terhune, D. B. (2019). Dissociation and anxious attachment influence the relationship between trauma and suggestibility: A moderated-moderation analysis. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 24, 191-207.
Yanakieva, S., Luke, D. P., Jansari, A., & Terhune, D. B. (2019). Acquired synaesthesia following 2-CB use. Psychopharmacology,  236, 2287-2289.
Yanakieva, S., Polychroni, N., Family, N., Williams, L. T. J., Luke, D. P., & Terhune, D. B.(2019). The effects of microdose LSD on time perception: A randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Psychopharmacology, 236, 1159-1170.



Lemercier, C. & Terhune, D. B. (2018). Psychedelics and hypnosis: Commonalities and therapeutic implications. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 32, 732-740.
Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2018). Nuances and uncertainties regarding hypnotic inductions: Towards a theoretically informed praxis. In V. K. Kumar & S. R. Lankton (Eds.), Hypnotic induction: Perspectives, strategies, and concerns. Taylor & Francis/Routledge.
Sadibolova, R., Tamè, L., & Longo, M. R. (2018). More than skin-deep: Integration of skin-based and musculoskeletal reference frames in localization of touch. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 44, 1672-1682.
Sadibolova, R., Tamè, L., Walsh, E., & Longo, M. R. (2018). Mind the gap: The effects of temporal and spatial separation in localization of dual touches on the hand. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 12, 55.



Terhune, D. B., Croucher, M., Marcusson-Clavertz, D., & Macdonald, J. S. P. (2017). Time contracts and temporal precision declines when the mind wanders. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 43, 1864-1871.
Terhune, D. B., Cleeremans, A., Raz, A., & Lynn, S. J. (2017). Hypnosis and top-down regulation of consciousness. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 81, 59-74.
Terhune, D. B., Luke, D. P., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2017). The induction of synaesthesia in non-synaesthetes. In O. Deroy (Ed.), Sensory blending: On synaesthesia and related phenomena (pp. 215-247). Oxford University Press.
Terhune, D. B., & Hedman, L. (2017). Highly suggestible individuals exhibit reduced metacognition of agency. Cognition, 168, 176-181.
Jensen, M. P., Jamieson, G., Bányai, É., Demertzi, A., De Pascalis, V., Mazzoni, G., Lutz, A., McGeown, W. J., Rominger, C., Santarcangelo, E. L., Vuilleumier, P., & Faymonville, M.-E., & Terhune, D. B. (2017). New directions in hypnosis research: Strategies for advancing the cognitive and clinical neuroscience of hypnosis. Neuroscience of Consciousness, 1-14.



Terhune, D. B., Polito, V., Barnier, A. J., & Woody, E. Z. (2016). Variation in the sense of agency during response to hypnotic suggestions: Insights from latent profile analysis. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice, 3, 293-302.
Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2016). Nuances and uncertainties regarding hypnotic inductions: Towards a theoretically informed praxis. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 59, 155-174.
Terhune, D. B., Luke, D. P., Kaelen, M., Bolstridge, M., Feilding, A., Nutt, D., Carhart-Harris, R., & Ward, J. (2016). A placebo-controlled investigation of synaesthesia-like experiences under LSD. Neuropsychologia, 88, 28-34.
Terhune, D. B., Sullivan, J. G., & Simola, J. M. (2016). Time dilates after spontaneous blinking. Current Biology, 26, R459-460.
Longo, M. R., Sadibolova, R., & Tamè, L. (2016). Embodying prostheses – how to let the body welcome assistive devices: Comment on “The embodiment of assistive devices—from wheelchair to exoskeleton” by M. Pazzaglia and M. Molinari. Physics of Life Reviews, 16, 184-185.
Popescu, T., Krause, B., Terhune, D. B., Twose, O., Page, T., Humphreys, G., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2016). Transcranial random noise stimulation mitigates increased difficulty in an arithmetic learning task. Neuropsychologia, 81, 255-264.
Marcusson-Clavertz, D., Cardeña, E., & Terhune, D. B. (2016). Daydreaming style moderates the relationship between working memory and mind wandering: Towards an integration of two hypotheses. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 42, 451-464.
Yin, B., Terhune, D. B., Smythies, J., & Meck, W. H. (2016). Claustrum, consciousness, and time perception. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, 8, 258-267.



Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2015). Dissociative subtypes in posttraumatic stress disorders and hypnosis: Neurocognitive parallels and clinical implications. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 24, 452-457.
Terhune, D. B., Murray, L., Near J., Stagg, C. J., Cowey, A., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2015). Phosphene perception relates to visual cortex glutamate levels and covaries with atypical visuospatial awareness. Cerebral Cortex, 25, 4341-4350.
Terhune, D. B. (2015). Discrete response patterns in the upper range of hypnotic suggestibility: A latent profile analysis. Consciousness and Cognition, 33, 334-341.
Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2015). Heterogeneity in high hypnotic suggestibility and the neurophysiology of hypnosis. Neurophysiologie Clinique/Clinical Neurophysiology, 45, 177-179.
*Terhune, D. B., *Song, S. M., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2015). Transcranial alternating current stimulation reveals atypical 40Hz phosphene thresholds in synaesthesia. Cortex, 63, 267-270. (* equal contribution)



Cardeña, E., & Terhune, D. B. (2014). Hypnotizability, personality traits and the propensity to experience alterations of consciousness. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice, 1, 292-307.
Matthews, W. J., Terhune, D. B., van Rijn, H., Eagleman, D. M., Sommer, M. A., & Meck, W. H. (2014). Subjective duration as a signature of coding efficiency: Emerging links among stimulus repetition, predictive coding, and cortical GABA levels. Timing and Time Perception Reviews, 1, e3.
Terhune, D. B., Russo, S., Near, J., Stagg, C. J., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2014). GABA predicts time perception. Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 4364-4370.
Terhune, D. B. (2014). Defining hypnosis: The pitfalls of prioritizing spontaneous experience over response to suggestion. Journal of Mind-body Regulation, 2, 116-117.
Terhune, D. B., Song, M. S., Duta, M., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2014). Probing the neurochemical basis of synaesthesia using psychophysics. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 89.
Sadibolova, R., & Longo, M. R. (2014). Seeing the body produces limb-specific modulation of skin temperature. Biology Letters, 10, 2014.0157.



*Luke, D. P., & *Terhune, D. B. (2013). The induction of synaesthesia with chemical agents: A systematic review. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 753. (* equal contribution)
Terhune, D. B., Wudarcyk, O., Kochuparampil, P., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2013). Enhanced dimension-specific visual working memory in grapheme-colour synaesthesia. Cognition, 129, 123-137.
Terhune, D. B., Rothen, N., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2013). Correcting misconceptions about synaesthesia. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 103, 1-2.
Rugens, A., & Terhune, D. B. (2013). Guilt by dissociation: Guilt primes augment the relationship between state dissociation and dissociative tendencies. Psychiatry Research, 206, 114-116.
Longo, M. R., & Sadibolova, R. (2013). Seeing the body distorts tactile size perception. Cognition, 126, 475-481.
Cardeña, E., Jönsson, P., Terhune, D. B., & Marcusson-Clavertz, D. (2013). The neurophenomenology of neutral hypnosis. Cortex, 49, 375-385.
Terhune, D. B., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2013). Modulating cognitive control in major depression with transcranial electrical stimulation. Biological Psychiatry, 73, 595-596.



Terhune, D. B., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2012). Synaesthesias. In J. D. Blom & I. E. C. Sommer (Eds.), Hallucinations: Research and practice (pp. 91-104). New York: Springer.
Rothen, N., & Terhune, D. B. (2012). Enhanced intrinsic network connectivity in synaesthesia: Evidence for a neural basis of synaesthetic consistency. Journal of Neuroscience, 32, 13641-13643.
Terhune, D. B. (2012). Metacognition, cold control and hypnosis. Journal of Mind-body Regulation, 2, 75-79.
Marcusson-Clavertz, D., Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2012). Individual differences and state effects on mind-wandering: Hypnotizability, dissociation, and sensory homogenization. Consciousness and Cognition, 21,1097-1108.
Terhune, D. B., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2012). The emerging neuroscience of hypnosis. Cortex, 48, 382-386.
Cohen Kadosh, R., & Terhune, D. B. (2012). Redefining synaesthesia? British Journal of Psychology, 103, 20-23.
Cardeña, E., & Terhune, D. B. (2012). A proposal that does not advance our understanding of hypnosis. Journal of Scientific Exploration, 26, 51-60.
Cohen Kadosh, R., Gertner, L., & Terhune, D. B. (2012). Exceptional abilities in the spatial representation of numbers and time: Insights from synaesthesia. Neuroscientist, 18, 208-215.



Terhune, D. B., & Brugger, P. (2011). Doing better by getting worse: Posthypnotic amnesia improves random number generation. PLoS One, 6, e29206.
Terhune, D. B., Tai, S., Cowey, A., Popescu, T., & Cohen Kadosh, R. (2011). Enhanced cortical excitability in grapheme colour synaesthesia and its modulation. Current Biology, 21, 2006-2009.
Terhune, D. B., Cardeña, E., & Lindgren, M. (2011). Differential frontal-parietal phase synchrony during hypnosis as a function of hypnotic suggestibility. Psychophysiology, 48, 1444-1447.
Terhune, D. B., Cardeña, E., & Lindgren, M. (2011). Dissociated control as a signature of typological variability in high hypnotic suggestibility. Consciousness and Cognition, 20, 727-736.
Terhune, D. B., Cardeña, E., & Lindgren, M. (2011). Dissociative tendencies and individual differences in high hypnotic suggestibility. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 16, 113-135.



Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2010). Methodological and practical issues regarding phenomenological subtypes of highly suggestible individuals: A response to Kumar. Consciousness and Cognition, 19, 1154-1155.
Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2010). Differential patterns of spontaneous phenomenological response to a hypnotic induction: A latent profile analysis. Consciousness and Cognition, 19, 1140-1150.
Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2010). Methodological and interpretative issues regarding the Phenomenology of Consciousness Inventory – Hypnotic Assessment Procedure: A comment on Pekala et al. (2010a, 2010b). American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 53, 105-113.
Terhune, D. B., Cardeña, E., & Lindgren, M. (2010). Disruption of synaesthesia by posthypnotic suggestion: An ERP study. Neuropsychologia, 48, 3360-3364.




Cardeña, E., & Terhune, D. B. (2009). A note of caution on the Waterloo Stanford Group Scale of Hypnotic Susceptibility. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 45, 222-226.
Terhune, D. B. (2009). The incidence and determinants of visual phenomenology during out-of-body experiences. Cortex, 45, 236-242.
Cardeña, E., & Terhune, D. B. (2009). Flights of fancy? In C. Murray (Ed.), Psychological scientific perspectives on out-of-body and near-death experiences (pp. 61-63). NY: Nova Scientific Publishers.
Terhune, D. B., & Cardeña, E. (2009). Out-of-body experiences in the context of hypnosis: Phenomenology, methodology, and neurophysiology. In C. Murray (Ed.), Psychological scientific perspectives on out-of-body and near-death experiences (pp. 89-104). NY: Nova Scientific Publishers.
Cardeña, E., Van Duijl, M., Weiner, L., & Terhune, D. B. (2009). Possession/trance phenomena. In Dell, P.F., & O’Neil, J. A. (Eds.). Dissociation and the dissociative disorders: DSM-V and beyond (pp. 171-181). New York: Routledge.
Cardeña, E., Terhune, D. B., Lööf, A., & Buratti, S. (2009). Hypnotic experience is related to emotional contagion. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 57, 33-46.
Streeter, C. C., Terhune, D. B., Whitfield, T. H., Gruber, S., Sarid-Segal, O., Silveri, M. M., Tzilos, G., Afshar M., Rouse, E. D., Tian H., Renshaw, P. F., Ciraulo, D. A., & Yurgelun-Todd, D. A. (2008). Performance on the Stroop predicts treatment compliance in cocaine dependent individuals. Neuropsychopharmacology, 33, 827-836.
Cardeña, E., Kallio, S., Terhune, D. B., Buratti, S., & Lööf, A. (2007). The effect of translation and sex on hypnotizability testing. Contemporary Hypnosis, 27, 154-160.
Streeter, C. C., Jensen, J. E., Perlmutter, R. M., Cabral, H. J., Tian H., Terhune, D. B., Ciraulo, D. A., & Renshaw P. F. (2007). Yoga asana sessions increase brain GABA levels: A pilot study. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 13, 419-426.
Terhune, D. B. (2006). Dissociative alterations in body image among individuals reporting out-of-body experiences: A conceptual replication. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 103, 76-80.
Terhune, D. B., & Smith, M. D. (2006). The induction of anomalous experiences in a mirror-gazing facility: Suggestion, cognitive perceptual personality traits and phenomenological state effects. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 194, 415-421.