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1. Glicksohn, J., Berkovich-Ohana, A., Balaban-Dotan, T., Goldstein, A., & Donchin, O. (2009). Time production and EEG alpha revisited. NeuroQuantology, 7: 138-151.

2. Glicksohn, J. & Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2011). From trance to transcendence: A neurocognitive approach. The Journal of Mind and Behavior, 32, 49-62.

3. Berkovich-Ohana, A., Glicksohn, J., & Goldstein, A. (2012). Mindfulness-induced changes in gamma band activity – implications for the default mode network, self-reference and attention. Clinical Neurophysiology, 123: 700-710.

4. Balaban Dotan Ben Soussan, T. Glicksohn, J. Goldstein, A. Berkovich-Ohana A. & O. Donchin (2013). Moving into the square and out of the box: Effects of Quadrato Motor Training on creativity and EEG coherence. Plos ONE, 8: e55023.

5. Berkovich-Ohana, A., Glicksohn, J., & Goldstein, A. (2013). Studying the default mode and its Mindfulness-induced changes using EEG functional connectivity. Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 1–9. doi:10.1093/scan/nst153

6. Gilaie-Dotan, S., Hahamy-Dubossarsky, A., Nir, Y., Berkovich-Ohana, A., Bentin, S., & Malach, R. (2013). Resting state functional connectivity reflects abnormal task-activated patterns in a developmental object agnostic. NeuroImage, 70: 189-198.

7. Dor-Ziderman, Y., Berkovich-Ohana, A., Glicksohn, J., & Goldstein, A. (2013). Studying mindfulness-induced selflessness: a MEG neurophenomenological study. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 582. Doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00582.

8. Berkovich-Ohana, A., Dor-Ziderman, Y., Glicksohn, J., & Goldstein, A. (2013). Alterations in the sense of time, space and body in the Mindfulness-trained brain: A neurophenomenologically-guided MEG study. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 912. Doi: 10.3389 /fpsyg.2013.00912.

9. Balaban Dotan Ben Soussan, T., Berkovich-Ohana A., Glicksohn, J. & Goldstein, A. (2014). A suspended act: increased reflectivity and gender-dependent electrophysiological change following Quadrato Motor Training. Frontiers in Psychology 5, 55. Doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00055

10. Berkovich-Ohana, A. & Glicksohn, J. (2014). The consciousness state space (CSS) – a unifying model for consciousness and self. Frontiers in Psychology. Doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00341. 1-19.

11. Yellin, D., Berkovich-Ohana, A. & Malach, A. (2015). Coupling between pupil fluctuations and resting-state fMRI uncovers a slow build-up of antagonistic responses in the human cortex. NeuroImage, 106: 414–427.

12. Berkovich-Ohana, A., Wilf, M., Arieli, A., Kahana, R. & Malach, R. (2015). Repetitive speech elicits widespread deactivation in the human cortex: the “Mantra” effect?. Brain and Behavior. Doi: 10.1002/brb3.346.

13. Dotan Ben-Soussan T., Glicksohn, J. & Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2015). From cerebellar activation and connectivity to cognition: a review of the Quadrato Motor Training. BioMed Research International., 1-11.

14. Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2015). A case study of a meditation-induced altered state: increased overall gamma synchronization. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences. 10.1007/s11097-015-9435, 1-16.

15. Dotan Ben-Soussan T., Berkovich-Ohana, A. Piervincenzi, C., Glicksohn, J. & Carducci F. (2015). Embodied cognitive flexibility and neuroplasticity following Quadrato Motor Training. Frontiers in Psychology. 6: 1021. Doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01021

16. Ataria, Y., Dor-Ziderman, Y. & Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2015). How does it feel to lack a sense of boundaries? A case study of a long-term mindfulness meditator. Consciousness and Cognition, 37: 133-147.

17. Berkovich-Ohana, A. & Glicksohn, J. (2016). Meditation, absorption, transcendent experience and affect - tying it all together via the Consciousness State Space (CSS) model. Mindfulness. DOI: 10.1007/s12671-015-0481-9. pp: 1-10.

18. Dotan Ben-Soussan T., Glicksohn, J., & Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2016). Attentional Effort, Mindfulness, and Altered States of Consciousness Experiences Following Quadrato Motor Training. Mindfulness. Doi: 10.1007/s12671-015-0469-5. pp: 1-9.

19. Berkovich-Ohana, A., Harel, M., Hahami-Dubossarsky A., Arieli, A., & Malach, R. Alterations in task-induced activity and resting-state fluctuations in visual and DMN areas revealed in long-term meditators. NeuroImage, 135: 125–134.

20. Berkovich-Ohana, A., Harel, M., Hahami-Dubossarsky A., Arieli, A., & Malach, R. (2016). Data for default network reduced functional connectivity in meditators, negatively correlated with meditation expertise. Data in Brief, 8: 910–914.

21. Dor-Ziderman, Ataria, Y., Y., Goldstein, A. & Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2016). The sense of self-world boundaries is mediated by beta oscillations in lateral and medial posterior-parietal cortices: A MEG neurophenomenological study. Neuroscience of Consciousness, 1: 1-13.

22. Berkovich-Ohana, A., Glicksohn, J. Dotan Ben-Soussan T. & Goldstein, A. (2016). Creativity is enhanced by long-term mindfulness training and is negatively correlated with trait default-mode-related low-gamma inter-hemispheric connectivity. Mindfulness. 1-11. Doi:10.1007/s12671-016-0649-y.

23. Berkovich-Ohana, A. & Wittmann, M. (2017). A typology of altered states according to the consciousness state space (CSS) model: A special reference to subjective time. Journal of Consciousness Studies, 24. 37-61.

24. Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2017). Radical Neurophenomenology: We Cannot Solve the Problems Using the Same Kind of Thinking We Used When We Created Them. Constructivist Foundations, 12. 118-121.