Bethany Kok
Bethany Kok
Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Social Neuroscience, Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences
Verified email at
TitleCited byYear
How positive emotions build physical health: Perceived positive social connections account for the upward spiral between positive emotions and vagal tone
BE Kok, KA Coffey, MA Cohn, LI Catalino, T Vacharkulksemsuk, SB Algoe, ...
Psychological science 24 (7), 1123-1132, 2013
Upward spirals of the heart: Autonomic flexibility, as indexed by vagal tone, reciprocally and prospectively predicts positive emotions and social connectedness
BE Kok, BL Fredrickson
Biological psychology 85 (3), 432-436, 2010
Is meditation always relaxing? Investigating heart rate, heart rate variability, experienced effort and likeability during training of three types of meditation
AL Lumma, BE Kok, T Singer
International Journal of Psychophysiology 97 (1), 38-45, 2015
The broadening, building, buffering effects of positive emotions.
BE Kok, LI Catalino, BL Fredrickson
Praeger Publishers/Greenwood Publishing Group, 2008
Meditation and health: The search for mechanisms of action
BE Kok, CE Waugh, BL Fredrickson
Social and Personality Psychology Compass 7 (1), 27-39, 2013
Estimating and visualizing nonlinear relations among latent variables: a semiparametric approach
J Pek, SK Sterba, BE Kok, DJ Bauer
Multivariate Behavioral Research 44 (4), 407-436, 2009
Effects of contemplative dyads on engagement and perceived social connectedness over 9 months of mental training: A randomized clinical trial
BE Kok, T Singer
Jama psychiatry 74 (2), 126-134, 2017
Phenomenological fingerprints of four meditations: Differential state changes in affect, mind-wandering, meta-cognition, and interoception before and after daily practice …
BE Kok, T Singer
Mindfulness 8 (1), 218-231, 2017
The ReSource Project: Background, design, samples, and measurements.
T Singer, BE Kok, B Bornemann, S Zurborg, M Bolz, C Bochow
Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, 2016
Unmasking the chemistry and properties of non-peripherally octasubstituted phthalocyanines
MJ Cook, I Chambrier
Journal of Porphyrins and Phthalocyanines 15 (03), 149-173, 2011
The resource project
T Singer, BE Kok, B Bornemann, S Zurborg, M Bolz, CA Bochow
Background, design, samples, and measurements 2, 2016
Helping from the heart: Voluntary upregulation of heart rate variability predicts altruistic behavior
B Bornemann, BE Kok, A Böckler, T Singer
Biological psychology 119, 54-63, 2016
Specific reduction in cortisol stress reactivity after social but not attention-based mental training
V Engert, BE Kok, I Papassotiriou, GP Chrousos, T Singer
Science Advances 3 (10), e1700495, 2017
Evidence for the upward spiral stands steady: A response to Heathers, Brown, Coyne, and Friedman (2015)
BE Kok, BL Fredrickson
Psychological science 26 (7), 1144-1146, 2015
Positive emotion: How positive emotions broaden and build.
BE Kok, BL Fredrickson
American Psychological Association, 2013
Influences of oxytocin and respiratory sinus arrhythmia on emotions and social behavior in daily life.
SF Isgett, BE Kok, BM Baczkowski, SB Algoe, KM Grewen, BL Fredrickson
American Psychological Association, 2017
Wellbeing Begins with “We” The Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Interventions that Increase Social Closeness
BE Kok, BL Fredrickson
Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide, 1-29, 2014
Visualizing confidence bands for semiparametrically estimated nonlinear relations among latent variables
J Pek, RP Chalmers, BE Kok, D Losardo
Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics 40 (4), 402-423, 2015
How positive emotions broaden and build.
BE Kok, BL Fredrickson
Activities for teaching positive psychology: A guide for instructors., 61-63, 2012
Exploring the Multidimensional Complex Systems Structure of the Stress Response and its Relation to Health and Sleep Outcomes
V Engert, BE Kok, LM Puhlmann, T Stalder, C Kirschbaum, F Apostolakou, ...
Brain, behavior, and immunity, 2018
The system can't perform the operation now. Try again later.
Articles 1–20