Littman, R., & Kalanthroff, E. (2022). Neutral affordances: Task conflict in the Affordances task. Consciousness and Cognition, 97, 103262.

​Naftalovich, H., Anholt, G. E., Keren, R., Arush, O. B., & Kalanthroff, E. (2021). Waxing and waning: The roles of chronotype and time of day in predicting symptom fluctuations in obsessive-compulsive disorder using a daily-monitoring design. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 143, 91-97.

Littman, R., & Kalanthroff, E. (2021). Control over task conflict in the Stroop and affordances tasks: an individual differences study. Psychological Research, 85, 2420-2427.

Simpson, H. B., Foa, E. B., Wheaton, M. G., … Kalanthroff, E., … Wang, Y. (2021). Maximizing remission from Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in medicated adults with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 143, 103890.

Weinbach, N., Keha, E., Leib, H., & Kalanthroff, E. (2020). The influence of response inhibition training on food consumption and implicit attitudes toward food among female restrained eaters. Nutrients, 12, 3609.

Naftalovich, H., Tauber, N., & Kalanthroff, E. (2020). But first, coffee: The roles of arousal and inhibition in the resistance of compulsive cleansing in individuals with high contaminations fears. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 76.

Hochman, S., Leshem, S., Henik, A., & Kalanthroff, E. (2020). Conditioning automatic inhibition task: Introducing a novel task to associate automatic inhibition with specific cues. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 342ץ

Akerman, A., Naftalovich, H., Akiva-Kabiri, L., & Kalanthroff, E. (2020). Inhibiting the emergence of Involuntary Musical Imagery: Implications for improving our understanding of intrusive thoughts. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 44, 885–891.

Kalanthroff, E., Marsh, R., Hassin, R., & Simpson, H. B. (2020). Evidence for post-conflict adaptation of control in unmedicated Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder patients. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 126.

Littman, R., Naftalovich, H., Huppert, J., & Kalanthroff, E. (2020). The Impact of COVID-19 on Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Patients. Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences.

Gillan, C. M, Kalanthroff, E., Evans, M., Weingarden, H. M., Jacoby, R. J., Gershkovich, M., Snorrason, I., Campeas, R., Cervoni, C., Crimarco, N., Sokol, Y., Garnaat, S. L., Mclaughlin, N., Phelps, E. A., Pinto, A., Boisseau, C., Wilhelm, S., Daw, N. D., & Simpson, H. B. (2020). Comparison of the association between goal-directed planning and self-reported compulsivity vs Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder diagnosis. JAMA Psychiatry, 77, 77-85.

Miron, S., Naftalovich, H., & Kalanthroff, E. (in press). The effect of emotion on attentional focus in high vs. low depression. Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics.


Littman, R., Keha, E., & Kalanthroff, E. (2019). Task conflict and task control: A mini-review. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 1598.


Cohen, E, & Kalanthroff, E. (2019). Visuospatial processing bias in ADHD: A potential artifact in the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale and the Rorschach Inkblots Test. Psychological Assessment, 31, 699-706. PDF

Saban, W., Gabay, S., & Kalanthroff, E. (2018). More than just channeling: the role of subcortical mechanisms in executive functions — evidence from the Stroop task. Acta Psychologica, 189, 36-42.


Ganor Moscovitz, N., Weinbach. N., Canetti, L., & Kalanthroff, E. (2018). The effect of food-related stimuli on inhibition in high vs. low restrained eaters. Appetite, 131, 53-58. PDF


Hochman, S., Henik, A., & Kalanthroff, E. (2018). Stopping at a red light: Recruitment of inhibitory control by environmental cues. PLoS ONE, 13, e0196199. PDF


Kalanthroff, E. *, Davelaar, E. J. *, Henik, A., & Usher, M. (2018). Task conflict and pro-active control: a computational theory of the Stroop task. Psychological Review, 125, 59-82. PDF 

* These authors contributed equally to this research


Kalanthroff, E., Steinman, S. A., Schmidt, A. B., Campeas, R., & Simpson, H. B. (2018). Piloting a personalized computerized inhibitory training program for patients with obsessive compulsive disorder. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 87, 52-54. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Henik, A., Simpson, H. B., Todder, D., & Anholt, G. E. (2017). To do or not to do: Task control deficit in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Behavior Therapy, 48, 603-613.


Kalanthroff, E., Linkovski, O., Weinbach, N., Pascucci, O., Anholt, G. E., & Simpson, H. B. (2017). What underlies the effect of sleep disruption? The role of alertness in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 57, 212-213. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Teichert, T., Wheaton, M., Ahmari, S., Kimeldorf, M., Linkovski, O., Fyer, A., Schneier, F., Anholt, G., & Simpson, H. B. (2017). The role of response inhibition in medicated and unmedicated obsessive-compulsive disorder patients: Evidence from the stop-signal task. Depression and Anxiety, 34, 301-306. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Aslan C., & Dar, R. (2017). Washing away your sins will set your mind free: Physical cleansing modulates the effect of threatened morality on executive control. Cognition and Emotion, 31, 185-192. PDF 


Rodriguez, C. I., Lapidus, K. A. B., Zwerling, J., Levinson, A., Mahnke, A., Steinman, S. A., Kalanthroff, E., & Simpson, H. B. (2017). Challenges in testing intranasal Ketamine in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 78, 466-467. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Linkovski, L., Henik, A., Wheaton, G. M., & Anholt, E. G. (2016). Inhibiting uncertainty: Priming inhibition promotes reduction of uncertainty. Neuropsychologia, 92, 142-146. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Henik, A., Derakhshan, N., & Usher, M. (2016). Anxiety, emotional distraction and attentional control in the Stroop task. Emotion, 16, 293-300. PDF 


Kalanthorff, E., Abramovitch, A., Steinman, S., Abramowitz, J., & Simpson, H. B. (2016). The chicken or the egg: What drives OCD? Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 11, 9-12.


Rodriguez, C. I., Zwerling, J., Kalanthroff, E., Sheri, H., Filippou, M., Jo, B., Simpson, H. B., Burch, R. M., & Moskal, J. R. (2016). Effect of a novel NMDA receptor modulator, Rapastinel (formerly GLYX-13) in OCD: Proof of concept. American Journal of Psychiatry, 173, 1239-1241. PDF 


Wheaton, M.G., Carpenter, J.K., Kalanthroff, E., Foa, E.B, & Simpson, H. B. (2016). Augmenting SRIs for OCD: Patient preference for rispderidone does not limit effectiveness of exposure and ritual prevention. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 85, 314-316. PDF 


Gabay, S., Kalanthroff, E., Henik, A., & Gronau, N. (2016). Conceptual size representation in ventral visual cortex. Neuropsychologia, 81, 198-206.


Linkovski, O., Kalanthroff, E., Anholt, G. E., & Henik, A. (2016). Stop checking: Repeated checking and its effects on response inhibition and doubt. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 53, 84-91.


Kalanthroff, E., Avnit A., Henik, A., Davelaar, E., & Usher, M. (2015). Stroop proactive control and task conflict are modulated by concurrent working memory load. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 22, 869-875. PDF 


Weinbach, N.*, Kalanthroff, E.*, Avnit, A., & Henik, A. (2015). Can arousal modulate response inhibition? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 41, 1873-1877. PDF 

* These authors contributed equally to this research


Kalanthroff, E., Avnit, A., Aslan, C., & Henik, A. (2014). Inhibiting doubt and uncertainty: Integrating behavioral and cognitive models in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 11, 160-163. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Anholt, G. E., & Henik, A. (2014). Always on guard: Test of high vs. low control conditions in obsessive-compulsive disorder patients. Psychiatry Research, 219, 322–328.


Kalanthroff, E., & Henik, A. (2014). Preparation time modulates pro-active control and enhances task conflict in task switching. Psychological Research, 78, 276-288. PDF 


Anholt, G. E. & Kalanthroff, E. (2014). Do we need a cognitive theory for obsessive-compulsive disorder? Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 11, 185-187. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Anholt, G. E., Keren, R., & Henik, A. (2013). What should I (not) do? Control over irrelevant tasks in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder patients. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 10, 37-40. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E.*, Cohen, N.*, & Henik, A. (2013). Stop feeling: Inhibition of emotional interference following stop-signal trials. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Goldfarb, L., & Henik, A. (2013). Evidence for interaction between the stop signal and the Stroop task conflict. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 39, 579-592. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., Goldfarb, L., Usher, M., & Henik, A. (2013). Stop interfering: Stroop task conflict independence from informational conflict and interference. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 66, 1356-1367. PDF 


Kalanthroff, E., & Henik, A. (2013). Individual but not fragile: Individual differences in task control predict Stroop facilitation. Consciousness and Cognition, 22, 413-419.


Kalanthroff, E., Naparstek, S., & Henik, A. (2013). Spatial processing in adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Neuropsychology, 27, 546-555. PDF 


Linkovski, O.*, Kalanthroff, E.*, Anholt, G. E., & Henik, A. (2013). Did I turn-off the stove? Good inhibitory control can protect from influences of repeated checking. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 44, 30-36.

* These authors contributed equally to this research


Anholt, G. E. & Kalanthroff, E. (2013). Letter to the editor: Recent advances in research on cognition and emotion in OCD: A review. Current Psychiatry Reports, 15, 416. PDF 


Anholt, G. E., Linkovski, O., Kalanthroff, E., & Henik, A. (2012). If I do it, it must be important: Integrating basic cognitive research findings with cognitive behavior theory of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Behavioral and Cognitive Psychotherapy (Psicoterapia cognitiva e comportamentale), 18, 69-77. PDF 

Book chapters

Kalanthroff, E., Anholt, G. E., Simpson, H. B. (2017). Research Domain Criteria and OCD: An oxymoron? In: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Phenomenology, pathophysiology, and treatment. C. Pittenger (Ed.), Oxford University Press. pp. 689-702.