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PAPERS IN PRESS



Riva G., Gaudio S., Dakanalis A.
The Neuropsychology of Self-Objectification
European Psychologist (in press) DOI: 10.1027/1016-9040/a000190 Download PDF

Dakanalis A., Carrà G., Clerici M., Riva G.
Efforts to make clearer the relationship between body dissatisfaction and binge eating
Eating and Weight Disorders (in press) DOI: 10.1007/s40519-014-0152-1 Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., Mazzoni E., Milani L., Riva G.
The Creative Link: Investigating the Relationship Between Social Network Indices, Creative Performance and Flow in Blended Teams
Computers in Human Behaviors (in press) DOI:
10.1016/j.chb.2013.12.003 Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Timko A.C, Madeddu F., Volpato C., Clerici M., G. Riva, Zanetti M.A.
Are the Male Body Dissatisfaction and Drive for Muscularity scales reliable and valid instruments?
Journal of Health Psychology (in press) DOI: 10.1177/1359105313498108. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Favagrossa L., Clerici M., Prunas A., Colmegna F., Zanetti M.A.,
Riva G.
Body Dissatisfaction and Eating Disorder Symptomatology: A Latent Structural Equation Modeling Analysis of Moderating Variables in 18-to 28-Year-Old Males
The Journal of Psychology Interdisciplinary and Applied (in press) DOI: 10.1080/00223980.2013.842141. Download PDF.

Benyon D., Quigley A., O’Keefe B., Riva G.

Presence and Digital Tourism
AI & Society (in press) DOI: 10.1007/s00146-013-0493-8. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Zanetti M.A., G. Riva, Colmegna F., Volpato C., Madeddu F., Clerici M.
Male body dissatisfaction and eating disorder symptomatology: Moderating variables among men
Journal of Health Psychology (in press) DOI: 10.1177/1359105313499198. Download PDF.



2014

Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Psychological treatments: Smart tools boost mental-health care
Nature (2014) 512, 28 (07 August 2014) Download PDF.

Gaudio S., Brooks S., Riva G.
Nonvisual Multisensory Impairment of Body Perception in Anorexia Nervosa: A Systematic Review of Neuropsychological Studies
PLOS One (2014)  9(10): e110087. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0110087 Download PDF.

Riva G.
Out of my real body. Cognitive Neuroscience meets Eating Disorders
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (2014) DOI: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00236 Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Timko C.A., Carrà G., Clerici M., Zanetti M.A., Riva G., Caccialanza R.
Testing the original and the extended dual-pathway model of lack of control over eating in adolescent girls. A two-year longitudinal study
Appetite (2014). 82: 180-193. Download PDF
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Riva G.
Nativi Digitali. Crescere ed Apprendere nel Mondo dei Nuovi Media
Il Mulino, Bologna (2014). Ordina il volume. Vai sul sito.

Riva G., Marsan P.A., Grassi C. (Eds.)
Active Ageing and Healthy Living: A Human Centered Approach in Research and Innovation as Source of Quality of Life
IOS Press, The Netherlands (2014). Download Full Book in PDF.

Gaggioli A., Pallavicini F., Morganti L., Serino S., Scaratti C., Briguglio M., Crifaci G., Vetrano N., Giulintano A., Bernava G., Tartarisco G., Pioggia G., Raspelli S., Cipresso P., Vigna C., Grassi A., Baruffi M., Wiederhold B., Riva G.
Experiential Virtual Scenarios With Real-Time Monitoring (Interreality) for the Management of Psychological Stress: A Block Randomized Controlled Trial

Journal of Medical Internet Research (2014); 16(7):e167. Download PDF.


Serino, S., Cipresso, P., Morganti, F., Riva G.
The role of egocentric and allocentric abilities in Alzheimer's disease: A systematic review
Ageing Research Reviews (2014) 16, 32-44. Download PDF.

Riva G., Gaudio S., Dakanalis A.
I’m in a virtual body: a locked allocentric memory may impair the experience of the body in both obesity and anorexia nervosa
Eating and Weight Disorders (2014) 19 (1), 133-134. Download PDF.

Triberti, S., Repetto, C., Riva G.
Psychological Factors Influencing the Effectiveness of Virtual Reality–Based Analgesia: A Systematic Review
CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking (2014) 17 (6), 335-345. Download PDF.

Wiederhold, B.K., Soomro, A., Riva G., Wiederhold, M.D.
Future Directions: Advances and Implications of Virtual Environments Designed for Pain Management
CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking (2014) 17 (6), 414-422. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Timko A.C, Favagrossa L., G. Riva, Zanetti M.A., Clerici M.
Why Do Only a Minority of Men Report Severe Levels of Eating Disorder Symptomatology, When so Many Report Substantial Body Dissatisfaction? Examination of Exacerbating Factors
Eating Disorders (2014)  22(4), 292-305. Download PDF.

Wiederhold, B.K., Riva G., Wiederhold, M.D.
How Can Virtual Reality Interventions Help Reduce Prescription Opioid Drug Misuse?
CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking (2014) 17 (6), 331-332. Download PDF.

Cipresso, P. Serino, S., Riva G.
The pursuit of happiness measurement: A psychometric model based on psychophysiological correlates
The Scientific World Journal (2014), Article ID 139128, DOI: 10.1155/2014/139128 Download PDF.

Riva G., Waterworth, J.
Being Present in a Virtual World
In M. Grimshaw (Ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Virtuality
New York, Oxford University Press (2014), pp.205-221.
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Gaggioli, A., Morganti, L., Bonfiglio, S., Scaratti, C., Cipresso, P., Serino, S., Riva G.
Intergenerational Group Reminiscence: A Potentially Effective Intervention to Enhance Elderly Psychosocial Wellbeing and to Improve Children's Perception of Aging
Educational Gerontology (2014); 40 (7); 486-498. Download PDF.

Serino, S., Riva G.
What is the role of spatial processing in the decline of episodic memory in Alzheimer’s disease? The “mental frame syncing” hypothesis
Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience (2014); 6 (33), 1-7 DOI: doi:10.3389/fnagi.2014.00033 Download PDF.

Serino S., Triberti S., Villani D., Cipresso P. Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Toward a validation of cyber-interventions for stress disorders based on stress inoculation training: a systematic review
Virtual Reality (2014); 18 (1), 73-87. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Clerici M., Caslini M., Favagrossa L., Prunas A., Volpato C., G. Riva, Zanetti M.A.
Internalization of sociocultural standards of beauty and disordered eating behaviours: the role of body surveillance, shame and social anxiety
Journal of Psychopathology (2014); 20: 33-37. Download PDF.

Cárdenas-López G., Torres-Villalobos G., Martinez P., Carreño V., Duran X., Dakanalis A., Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Virtual Reality for Improving Body Image Disorders and Weight Loss after Gastric Band Surgery: A Case Series
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics (2014), 196, 43-47. Download PDF.

Argenton L., Triberti S., Serino, S., Riva G.
Serious games as positive technologies for individual and group flourishing
Studies in Computational Intelligence (2014), 536, 221-244. Download PDF.

Morganti, F., 
Riva G.
Virtual Reality as Allocentric/Egocentric Technology for the Assessment of Cognitive Decline in the Elderly

Studies in Health Technology and Informatics (2014), 196, 278-284. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Timko C.A., Zanetti M.A., Rinaldi L., Prunas A., Carrà G., Riva G., Clerici M.
Attachment insecurities, maladaptive perfectionism, and eating disorder symptoms: A latent mediated and moderated structural equation modeling analysis across diagnostic groups
Psychiatric Research (2014), 215 (1): 176-184. Download PDF.


Riva G.

Medical Clinical Uses of Virtual Worlds
In M. Grimshaw (Ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Virtuality
New York, Oxford University Press
(2014), pp.649-665. Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., Cipresso P., Serino S., Pioggia G., Tartarisco G., Baldus G., Corda D., Ferro M., Carbonaro C., Tognetti A., De Rossi D., Giakoumis D., Tzovaras D., A. Riera,
Riva G.
A Decision Support System for Real-Time Stress Detection During Virtual Reality Exposure
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics (2014), 196, 114-120. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A.,
Timko, C.A., Clerici M., Zanetti M.A., Riva G.
Comprehensive examination of the trans-diagnostic cognitive behavioural model of eating disorders in males

Eating Behaviors, (2014), 15(1):63-67. Download PDF.



2013


Ferrer-García M., Gutiérrez-Maldonado J., Riva G.
Virtual reality based treatments in eating disorders and obesity: A review
Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy (2013) 43(4) 207-221. Download PDF.

Morganti F., Stefanini S., Riva G.
From allo-to egocentric spatial ability in early Alzheimer’s disease: A study with virtual reality spatial tasks
Cognitive Neuroscience (2013), 4 (3-4), 171-180. Download PDF.

Cesa G., Manzoni M., Bacchetta M., Castelnuovo G., Conti S., Gaggioli, A., Mantovani F., Molinari E., Cárdenas-López G., Riva G.
Virtual Reality for Enhancing the Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Obesity With Binge Eating Disorder: Randomized Controlled Study With One-Year Follow-up

Journal of Medical Internet Research, (2013), 15(3):e113 doi:10.2196/jmir.1906. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A.,
Zanetti M.A., Clerici M., Madeddu F., G. Riva, R. Caccialanza
I
talian version of the Dutch Eating Behavior Questionnaire. Psychometric proprieties and measurement invariance across sex, BMI-status and age
Appetite (2013) 71: 187-195. Download PDF.

Graffigna, G., Barello S., Riva G.
How to Make Health Information Technology Effective: The Challenge of Patient Engagement
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (2013) 94 (10) 2034-2035. Download PDF.

Cipresso P., Paglia F.L., Cascia CL, Riva G., Albani G., La Barbera D.
Break in volition: a virtual reality study in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
Experimental Brain Research. (2013) 229 (3) 443-449
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Dakanalis A., Zanetti, M.A., G. Riva, M. Clerici
Psychosocial moderators of the relationship between body dissatisfaction and symptoms of eating disorders: A look at a sample of young Italian women
Revue Européenne de Psychologie Appliquée/European Review of Applied Psychology, (2013), 63 (5) 323–334. Download PDF.

Villani D., Grassi A., Cognetta, C., Toniolo, D. Cipresso, P., Riva G.
Self-Help Stress Management Training Through Mobile Phones: An Experience With Oncology Nurses
Psychological Services. (2013), 10 (3) 315-322. Download PDF.

Wiederhold B.K., Riva G.
Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2013: Positive Technology and Health Engagement for Healthy Living and Active Ageing
IOS Press, Amsterdam, 2013. Download PDF.

Graffigna, G., Barello S., Wiederhold B.K., Bosio C. Riva G.
Positive Technology as a Driver for Health Engagement
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. (2013) 191: 9-17. Download PDF.

Pallavicini F., Gaggioli A., Raspelli S., Cipresso P., Serino S., Vigna C., Grassi A., Morganti L., Baruffi M., Wiederhold B. Riva G.
Interreality for the management and training of psychological stress: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
Trials. (2013) 14:191. Download PDF.

Wiederhold, B.K., Riva G., Graffigna, G.
Ensuring the Best Care for Our Increasing Aging Population: Health Engagement and Positive Technology Can Help Patients Achieve a More Active Role in Future Healthcare
Cyberpsychology, Behavior & Social Networking. (2013) 16(6):411-2. Download PDF.

Gaudio S., Riva G.
Body Image in Anorexia Nervosa: The Link Between Functional Connectivity Alterations and Spatial Reference Frames
Biological Psychiatry.
(2013), 73 (9), pp. e25-e26 Download PDF.

Graffigna, G., Barello S., Riva G.
Technologies for Patient Engagement
Health Affairs (2013), 32:6, 1172 (letter). Download PDF


Riva G., Cipresso P., Mantovani, F.,Dakanalis A.,Gaggioli A.
New Technologies for Improving the Psychological Treatment of Obesity
In Capodaglio, P., Faintuch, J. & Liuzzi, Antonio (Eds.) DISABLING OBESITY: From Determinants to Health Care Models
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2013, pp. 269-284. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., G. Riva
Current Considerations for Eating and Body-Related Disorders among Men
In Leroy B. Sams & Janet A. Keels (Eds.) HANDBOOK ON BODY IMAGE: Gender Differences, Sociocultural Influences and Health Implications
Nova Publishers, pp. 195-216. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., G. Riva
Mass Media, Body Image and Eating Disturbances: The Underlying Mechanism through the Lens of the Objectification Theory
In Leroy B. Sams & Janet A. Keels (Eds.) HANDBOOK ON BODY IMAGE: Gender Differences, Sociocultural Influences and Health Implications
Nova Publishers, pp. 217-236. Download PDF.


Dakanalis A., Zanetti M. Assunta , Madeddu F., Clerici M., G. Riva
The impact of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding on body image disturbance, self-esteem and psychological well-being: An Italian follow-up study
Journal of Psychosomatic Research (2013), 74:6, 543 (
Inaugural Conference of the European Association of Psychosomatic Medicine conference abstract). Download PDF

Dakanalis A., Madeddu F., Clerici M., G. Riva, Zanetti M. Assunta
The role of body shame and body image avoidant behaviours in deliberate self-harm

Journal of Psychosomatic Research (2013), 74:6, 543 (
Inaugural Conference of the European Association of Psychosomatic Medicine conference abstract). Download PDF

Gaggioli A., 
Riva G., Milani L., Mazzoni E.
Networked Flow: Towards an understanding of creative networks
Springer, New York, 2013. Buy the bookRead an excerpt.

Pallavicini F., Cipresso P., Raspelli S., Grassi A., Serino S., Vigna C., Triberti S., Villamira M., Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Is virtual reality always an effective stressors for exposure treatments? Some insights from a controlled trial
BMC Psychiatry (2013),
13:52 doi:10.1186/1471-244X-13-52 Download PDF.

Serino S., Riva G.
Getting lost in Alzheimer’s disease: A break in the mental frame syncing
Medical Hypotheses, (2013) 80 (4), pp. 416-421 Download PDF.

Repetto C., Gaggioli A., Pallavicini F., Cipresso P., Raspelli S., Riva G.
Virtual reality and mobile phones in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorders: a phase-2 clinical trial
Personal and Ubiquitous Computing. (2013) 17 (2), pp. 253-260Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., Pioggia G., Tartarisco G., Baldus G., Corda D., Cipresso P., Riva G.
A mobile data collection platform for mental health research 
Personal and Ubiquitous Computing. (2013) 17 (2), pp. 241-251. Download PDF.

Repetto C., Colombo B., Cipresso P., Riva G.
The effects of rTMS over the primary motor cortex: the link between action and language
Neuropsychologia (2013). 51 (1), 8-13. Download PDF.


Morganti, L., Riva, G., Bonfiglio, S. and Gaggioli, A.
Building collective memories on the web: the Nostalgia Bits project’
International Journal of Web Based Communities (2013). Vol. 9, No. 1, pp.83–104.
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Serino S., Cipresso P., Gaggioli A., Riva G.
The potential of pervasive sensors and computing for Positive Technology
In S. C. Mukhopadhyay and O. A. Postolache (Eds.) PERVASIVE AND MOBILE SENSING AND COMPUTING FOR HEALTHCARESmart Sensors, Measurement and Instrumentation
Springer, New York, 2013, Volume 2, 207-232, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-32538-0_10. Download PDF.



2012

Riva, G.
Personal Experience in Positive Psychology May Offer a New Focus for a Growing Discipline
American Psychologist (2012), 67 (7), 574-575. Download PDF.

Giakoumis D., Drosou A., Cipresso P., Tzovaras D., Hassapis G., Gaggioli, A., Riva, G. 
Using Activity-Related Behavioural Features towards More Effective Automatic Stress Detection. 
PLoS ONE 7(9): e43571. Download PDF.

Repetto, C., Colombo, B., Riva, G.
The Link between Action and Language: Recent Findings and Future Perspectives
Biolinguistics (2012), 6 (3-4), 462-474. Download PDF.

Riva, G., Mantovani, F.
From the body to the tools and back: a general framework for presence in mediated interactions
Interacting with Computers (2012), 24 (4), 203-210Download PDF.

Riva G., Gaudio S.
Allocentric lock in anorexia nervosa: New evidences from neuroimaging studies
Medical Hypotheses, (2012), 79 (1), 113-117. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Di Mattei V.E., Bagliacca, E.P, Prunas A., Sarno L., Riva G.,  Zanetti, M.A.
Disordered Eating Behaviors Among Italian Men: Objectifying Media and Sexual Orientation Differences
Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment & Prevention, 20 (5), 356-367. Download PDF.

Waterworth, J., Waterworth, E.L., Mantovani, F., Riva G.
Special Issue: Presence and Interaction
Interacting with Computers (2012), 24 (4), 190-192. Download PDF.

Villani, D., Repetto, C., Cipresso, P., Riva, G.
May I experience more presence in doing the same thing in virtual reality than in reality? An answer from a simulated job interview
Interacting with Computers (2012), 24 (4), 265-272 Download PDF.

Riva G., Mantovani F.
Being There: Understanding the Feeling of Presence in a Synthetic Environment and its Potential for Clinical Change
in Eichenberg, C. (2012), Virtual Reality in Psychological, Medical and Pedagogical Applications, New York: InTech, pp. 3-34. Download PDF.

Cipresso, P., Carelli, L., Solca, F., Meazzi, D., Meriggi, P., Poletti, B., Lulé, D., Ludolph, A.C., Silani, V., Riva G.
The use of P300-based BCIs in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: from augmentative and alternative communication to cognitive assessment

Brain and Behavior, (2012), 2 (4), 479-498. Download PDF.

Villani, D., Gatti, E., Confalonieri, E. Riva, G.
Am I My Avatar? A Tool to Investigate Virtual Body Image Representation in Adolescence
Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. (2012), 15 (8), 435-440. Download PDF.

Dakanalis A., Di Mattei V.E., Prunas A., Riva G.Sarno L., Volpato, C., Zanetti, M.A.
Il corpo oggettivato: media, benessere psicofisico e differenze di genere
Psicologia Sociale, (2012) 2, 259-282. Download PDF.

Raspelli S., Pallavicini F., Carelli L., Morganti F., Pedroli E., Cipresso P., Poletti B., Corra B., Sangalli D., Silani V., Riva G.
Validating the Neuro VR-based virtual version of the Multiple Errands Test: preliminary results
Presence-Teleoperators And Virtual Environments (2012), 21:1, 31-42. Download PDF.


Cipresso, P., Sellitti, L., El Assawy, N., Galli, F., Balgera, A., Dembele, J.M., Villamira, M., Riva G.
Real Emotions for Simulated Social Networks
In A. Abraham & A.-E. Hassanien (Eds.), Computational Social Networks: Tools, Perspectives and Applications, London: Springer-Verlag, pp. 385-409. Order the Volume. Download PDF.


Cipresso, P., Serino, S., Villani, D., Repetto, C., Selitti, L., Albani, G., Mauro, A., Gaggioli, A., Riva, G.  
Is your phone so smart to affect your states? An exploratory study based on psychophysiological measures
Neurocomputing (2012), 84 (1), 23-30. Download PDF.

Riva G., Banos, R., Botella, C., Wiederhold, B.K., Gaggioli, A.
Positive Technology: Using Interactive Technologies to Promote Positive Functioning
Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. (2012), 15 (2), 69-77Download PDF

Botella, C., Riva G., Gaggioli, A., Wiederhold, B.K., Alcaniz, M., Banos, R.
The Present and Future of Positive Technology
Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. (2012), 15 (2), 78-84. Download PDF.

Wiederhold, B.K., Riva G.
Positive Technology supports shift to preventive, integrative health
Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. (2012), 15 (2), 67-68. Download PDF.

Cipresso, P., Gaggioli A., Serino, S., Cipresso, S., Riva G.
How to create memorable and strong passwords
Journal of Medical Internet Research, (2012), 14(1):e10 doi:10.2196/jmir.1906. Download PDF.

Riva G.
I social network
In Durante, M., Pagallo, U., (a cura di) Manuale di informativa giuridica e diritto delle nuove tecnologie. UTET: Torino, 2012. Ordina il volumeDownload PDF.

Cipresso, P., Gaggioli A., Serino, S. Riva G.
Stress diffusion through complex networks
International Journal of Adaptive, Resilient and Autonomic Systems, (2012), 3(1): 46-64. Download PDF.

Villani D., Riva G.
Does Interactive Media Enhance the Management of Stress? Suggestions from a Controlled Study 
Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. (2012),
15(1): 24-30. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Neuroscience and Eating Disorders: The Allocentric Lock Hypothesis
Medical Hypotheses, (2012) 78 (2): 254-257. Download PDF

Mardegan, P., Pettiti, M., Riva G.
Marketing Mobile: La pubblicità in tasca

2011

Riva G.
The Key to Unlocking the Virtual Body: Virtual Reality in the Treatment of Obesity and Eating Disorders
Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology, (2011), 5: 2, 283-292. Download PDF.

Mauri M., Cipresso P., Balgera A., Villamira M., Riva G.
Why Is Facebook So Successful? Psychophysiological Measures Describe a Core Flow State While Using Facebook
Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. (2011), 14 (12): 723-731. Download PDF.


Borroni P., Gorini A., Riva G., Bouchard S., Cerri G.
Mirroring avatars: dissociation of action and intention in human motor resonance
European Journal of Neuroscience, (2011), 34: 662–669. Download PDF.

Stetz MC., Kaloi-Chen MY, Turner DD,  Bouchard S., Riva G., Wiederhold BK.
The Effectiveness of Technology-Enhanced Relaxation Techniques for Military Medical Warriors
Military Medicine, (2011), 176, 9: 1065-1070.  Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., MIlani L., Mazzoni E., Riva G.
Networked Flow: A Framework for Understanding the Dynamics of Creative Collaboration in Educational and Training Settings
The Open Education Journal, (2011), 4, (Suppl 2:M2) 107-115. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Presence, Actions and Emotions: A Theoretical Framework
Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine, (2011), 9, 2-5. Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Crowdfunding e crowdsourcing: nuove strategie partecipate per supportare la ricerca scientifica
In E. Caroppo, D. Integlia, B. Rizzo (a cura di), La Ricerca Sostenibile. Idee per una nuova progettualità nel FUND RAISING. pp. 37-51. Ordina il volume. Leggi il PDF.

Wiederhold, B.K., S. Bouchard, Riva G. (Eds.)
Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2011 - Advanced Technologies in Behavioral, Social and Neurosciences
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2011. Buy the book or read the index.


Grassi A., Gaggioli A., Riva G.
New technologies to manage exam anxiety  
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, (2011), 167:57-62.

Raspelli S., Pallavicini F., Carelli L., Morganti F., Poletti B., Corra B., Silani V., Riva G.
Validation of a Neuro Virtual Reality-based Version of the Multiple Errands Test for the Assessment of Executive Functions  
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, (2011), 167:92-7.

Riva G., Wiederhold B.K, Mantovani F., Gaggioli A.
Interreality: The experiential use of technology in the treatment of obesity
Clinical Practice & Epidemiology in Mental Health (2011), 7, 51-61. Download PDF.

Gorini A., Capideville C.S., De Leo G., Mantovani F., Riva G
The Role of Immersion and Narrative in Mediated Presence: The Virtual Hospital Experience
Cyberpsychology, Behavior & Social Networking (2011),14 (3): 99-105. Download PDF.


Riva G., Banos R., Botella C., Gaggioli A., Wiederhold B.K,
Personal Health Systems for Mental Health: The European Projects
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, (2011), 163:
496- 502.

Carelli L., Rusconi M.L., Scarabelli C., Stampatori C., Mattioli F., Riva G.
The transfer from survey (map-like) to route representations into Virtual Reality Mazes: effect of age and cerebral lesion

Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, (2011), 8:6 doi:10.1186/1743-0003-8-6. Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., Raspelli S., Grassi A., Pallavicini F., Cipresso P., Wiederhold B.K, Riva G.
Ubiquitous Health in Practice: The Interreality Paradigm
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, (2011), 163:185-191.

Repetto, C., Riva G.
From virtual reality to interreality in the treatment of anxiety disorders
Neuropsychiatry, (2011), Vol. 1, No. 1, Pages 31-43. Download PDF.

Villani D., Grassi A.,
Riva G.
Tecnologie Emotive. Nuovi Media per migliorare la qualità della vita e ridurre lo stress
Led Edizioni, Milano (2011). Buy the Paper Version of the Book. Download Full Book in PDF (Italian).

Riva G.
, Waterworth J.A, Waterworth E.L., Mantovani F.

From Intention to Action: the role of Presence
New Ideas in Psychology (2011), 29 (1), 24-37  Download PDF.


2010
Riva G.
I Social Network
Il Mulino: Bologna, 2010. Go to the web site (Italian). Check the slides.

Riva G.
La psicología de la comunicación mediada por el ordenador
In Conrad, I. (Ed.). INVESTIGAR EN PSICOLOGÍA DE LA COMUNICACIÓN. Nuevas perspectivas conceptuales y metodológicas (In press). Barcelona: Amentia Editorial. pp. 175-208. Download PDF.

Riva G.,
Using virtual immersion therapeutically
In Antony K., Merz Nagel D., Goss S. (Eds.) Use of technology in Mental Health. Applications, ethics and practice. (2010). Springfield, IL: C.C. Thomas Publisher. pp. 114-123. Buy the book. Download PDF.

Gaggioli, A., Gorini A., Riva G.
Using Massive Multiplayer Online Games in Telehealth
CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation, 2010, 3 (2): 38-41. Download PDF.

Gorini A., Schruers K., Riva G., Griez E.
Nonhomogeneous results in place learning among panic disorder patients with agoraphobia
Psychiatry Research, 2010, 179: 297-305. Download PDF.

Gorini A., Griez E., Petrova A., Riva G.,
Assessment of the emotional responses produced by exposure to real food, virtual food and photographs of food in patients affected by eating disorders
Annals of General Psychiatry, 2010, 9:30, doi:10.1186/1744-859X-9-30. Download PDF.

Riva G., Raspelli S.,  Pallavicini F., Grassi A., Algeri D., Wiederhold B., Gaggioli A.
Interreality in the Management of Psychological Stress: a Clinical Scenario
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2010;154:20-25. Download PDF.

Gorini A., Pallavincini F., Algeri D., Repetto C., Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Virtual Reality in the Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorders
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2010;154:39-43. Download PDF.

Raspelli S., Carelli L., Morganti F., Poletti B., Corra B., Silani V., Riva G.
Implementation of the Multiple Errands Test in a NeuroVR-supermarkets: a Possible Research 
Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine (2010), 8, 92-95. Download PDF.

Riva G.,
Psicologia e nuovi media: dalla tecnologia alla presenza mediante l’intuizione
In Cesareni D., Manca S. (Eds.) Formazione, Innovazione e Tecnologie, 2010, Scripta Web: Buy the book. Download PDF.

Gaggioli, A., A. Amoresano, E. Gruppioni, G. Verni, G. Riva
A Myoelectric-Controlled Virtual Hand for the Assessment and Treatment of Phantom Limb Pain in Trans-Radial Upper Extremity Amputees: a Research Protocol
Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine (2010), 8, 173-175. Download PDF.

Gorini, A., Gaggioli, A.,
Riva G.
Virtual Reality as an Experiential Tool: The Role of Virtual Worlds in Psychological Interventions
In Mohammed S. and Fiaidhi J. (Eds.). Ubiquitous Health and Medical Informatics: The Ubiquity 2.0 Trend and Beyond, IGI Global: Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA. Buy the Book. Download PDF.

Riva G., Milani, L., Gaggioli A. (a cura di)
Networked Flow. Comprendere e Sviluppare la Creatività di Rete
Led Edizioni, Milano (2010). Buy the Paper Version of the Book. Download Full Book in PDF.

Albani, G., S. Raspelli, L. Carelli, F. Morganti, P. Weiss, R. Kizony, N. Katz, A. Mauro, G. Riva
Executive Functions in a Virtual World: a Study in Parkinson’s Disease
Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine (2010), 8, 73-77. Download PDF.              

Wiederhold, B.K., Riva G., Sun I. Kim (Eds.)
Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2010 - Advanced Technologies in Behavioral, Social and Neurosciences
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2010. Buy the book or read the index.


Riva G.
Neuroscience and Eating Disorders: The role of the medial temporal lobe
Nature Precedings, 2010, doi:10101/npre.2010.4235.1. Download PDF.


Morganti F., Carassa A., Riva G.
Intersoggettività e Inter-Azione: Le strade che portano all’altro in un dialogo tra scienze cognitive, scienze sociali e neuroscienze

Bollati Boringhieri, Torino (2010). Buy the book.

Riva G., Raspelli S., Algeri D., Pallavicini F., Gorini A., Wiederhold B.K., Gaggioli A. 
Interreality in Practice: Bridging Virtual and Real Worlds in the treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorders 
Cyberpsychology, Behavior & Social Networking, 2010, 13 (1): 55-65. Download PDF.

Waterworth J.A, Waterworth E.L., Mantovani F., Riva G.,
On Feeling (the) Present: An evolutionary account of the sense of presence in physical and electronically-mediated environments
Journal of Consciousness Studies, 17, No. 1–2: 167-178, 2010. Download PDF.


2009

Gorini A., Mosso J.L., Mosso D., Pineda E., Ruíz N.L., Ramíez M., Morales J.L., Riva G.
Emotional Response to Virtual Reality Exposure across Different Cultures: The Role of the Attribution Process
CyberPsychology & Behavior. December 2009, Vol. 12, No. 6: 699-705. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Is Presence a Technology Issue? Some insights from Cognitive Sciences
Virtual Reality. 2009, 13 (3): 159-169. Download PDF.

Repetto C., Gorini A., Vigna C., Algeri D., Pallavicini F., Riva G.
The use of biofeedback in clinical virtual reality: The INTREPID project
Journal of Visualized Experiment, (2009), 33. Download PDF and view video.

Pallavicini F., Algeri D., Repetto C., Gorini A., Riva G.

Biofeedback, Virtual Reality and Mobile Phones in the treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD): A Phase-2 controlled clinical trial

Journal of CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation, 2009. 2 (4), 315-327. Download PDF.


Raspelli S., Carelli L., Morganti F., Albani G., Pignatti R., Mauro A., Poletti B., Corra B., Silani V., Riva G. 
A Neuro VR-based version of the Multiple Errands test for the Assessment of Executive Functions: A possible approach
Journal of CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation, 2009. 2 (4), 299-313. Download PDF.


Riva, G., Molinari, E.
Virtual Reality in Eating Disorders and Obesity
CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation, (2009), 2 (2), 16-19.
Download PDF.

Riva, G., Gaggioli, A., Gorini A., Carelli, L., Repetto C., Algeri D., Vigna C.
Virtual Reality as Empowering Environment for Personal Change
Anuario de Psicologia, (2009), 40 (2): 171-192. Download PDF.

Riva G., Vatalaro F., Zaffiro G.
Tecnologie della Presenza: Concetti e Applicazioni
Mondo Digitale, 2009 (3): 32-45. Download PDF.

Morganti F., Marrakchi S., Urban P.P., Iannoccari G.A., Riva G.
A virtual reality based tool for the assessment of “survey to route” spatial organization ability in elderly population: preliminary data
Cognitive Processing. 2009, 10 (Supp.2): 257-259. Download PDF.

Riva G., Gaggioli, A.
Rehabilitation as Empowerment: The Role of Advanced Technologies
In Gaggioli A., Keshner E.A., Weiss P.L., Riva G. (Eds.), Advanced Technologies in Rehabilitation - Empowering Cognitive, Physical, Social and Communicative Skills through Virtual Reality, Robots, Wearable Systems and Brain-Computer Interfaces, Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2009, pp. 3-22. Download PDF.

Gaggioli, A., Morganti F., Meneghini A., Pozzato I., Greggio G., Pigatto M., Riva G.
Computer-Guided Mental Practice in Neurorehabilitation
In Gaggioli A., Keshner E.A., Weiss P.L., Riva G. (Eds.), Advanced Technologies in Rehabilitation - Empowering Cognitive, Physical, Social and Communicative Skills through Virtual Reality, Robots, Wearable Systems and Brain-Computer Interfaces, Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2009, pp. 195-208. Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., Keshner E.A., Weiss P.L., Riva G. (Eds.)
Advanced Technologies in Rehabilitation - Empowering Cognitive, Physical, Social and Communicative Skills through Virtual Reality, Robots, Wearable Systems and Brain-Computer Interfaces
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2009. Read the Index.

Manzoni M., Pagnini F., Gorini A., Preziosa A., Castelnuovo G., Molinari E., Riva G.
Can Relaxation Training reduce Emotional Eating in women with Obesity? An exploratory study with 3 months of follow-up
Journal of American Dietetic Association, 2009, 109 (8): 1427-1432. Download PDF.

Zurlo, R., Riva G.
Online group creativity: The link between the active production of ideas and personality traits
Journal of CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation, 2009. 2 (1), 67-76. Download PDF.

Riva G.
I mille volti della cyberterapia
Il Sole 24 Ore Sanità, 2009, XII (26), 12-13. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Virtual reality: an experiential tool for clinical psychology
British Journal of Guidance & Counselling. 2009;37(3): 335-343. Download PDF.

Preziosa A., Grassi A., Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Therapeutic Applications of the mobile phone
British Journal of Guidance & Counselling. 2009;37(3): 313-324. Download PDF.

Carassa A., Morganti F., Riva G.
Guest Editor Introduction: Intersubjectivity and Communication
Studies in Communication Sciences. 2009;9(1):7–15. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Presence as Cognitive Process.
In D. Benyon, M. Smyth & I. Helgason (Eds.), Presence for everyone: A short guide to presence research (pp. 29-31). Edinburgh, UK: Napier University. Download PDF.

Grassi A., Gaggioli A., Riva G.
The green valley: the use of mobile narratives for reducing stress in commuters
CyberPsychology & Behavior. 2009 Apr;12(2):155-61. Download PDF.

Riva G., Gorini A., Gaggioli A.
The Intrepid project - biosensor-enhanced virtual therapy for the treatment of generalized anxiety disorders.
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2009;142:271-6. Download PDF.

Riva G., Carelli L., Gaggioli A., Gorini A., Vigna C., Corsi R., Faletti G., Vezzadini L.
NeuroVR 1.5 - a free virtual reality platform for the assessment and treatment in clinical psychology and neuroscience.
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2009;142:268-70. Download PDF.

Morganti, F., Carassa, A., Riva G. (Eds.)
Enacting Intersubjectivity: Paving the way for a dialogue between Cognitive Science, Social Cognition and Neuroscience (Conference Proceedings)
Lugano, Università della Svizzera Italiana, 2009. Download full book in PDF.

Villani D., Lucchetta M., Preziosa A., Riva G.
The Role of Interactive Media Features on the Affective Response: a Virtual Reality Study
eMind. International Journal on Human Computer Interaction, 2009, 1 (5), 1-21. Download PDF.

2008

Riva G., Gaggioli A., Mantovani F.
Are robots present? From motor simulation to "being there"
CyberPsychology & Behavior, 2008 Dec;11(6):631-6. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Psicologia dei Nuovi Media
Bologna, Il Mulino, 2008. Download Slides in Italian.

Gaggioli A., Riva G.
Working the Crowd
Science. 2008 Sep 12;321(5895):1443. Download PDF.

Riva G., Gaggioli A.
Virtual clinical therapy
Lecture Notes in Computer Sciences, 2008, 4650: p. 90-107. Download PDF.

Gorini A., Gaggioli A., Vigna C., Riva G.
A Second Life for eHealth: Prospects for the Use of 3-D Virtual Worlds in Clinical Psychology
Journal of Medical Internet Research, 10 (3), e21. Download PDF.

Villani D., Riva, G.
The role of media in supporting a stress management protocol: An experimental study
Journal of Cybertherapy and Rehabilitation. 2008 July 23;1(2):159-173. Download PDF.

Manzoni M., Gorini A., Preziosa A., Pagnini F., Castelnuovo G., Molinari E., Riva, G.
New technologies and relaxation: An explorative study on obese patients with binge eating
Journal of Cybertherapy and Rehabilitation. 2008 July 23;1(2):182-192. Download PDF.

Morganti F., Carassa, A., Riva G. (Eds.)
Enacting Intersubjectivity. A cognitive and social perspective on the study of interactions
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2008. Download full book in PDF.

Riva G.
Enacting Interactivity: The role of presence
In Morganti, F., Carassa, A., Riva, G. (Eds.) Enacting Intersubjectivity. A cognitive and social perspective on the study of interactions. Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2008 (pp. 97-114). Download PDF.

Gorini A., Riva G.
The potential of virtual reality as anxiety management tool: a randomized controlled study in a sample of patients affected by generalized anxiety disorder
Trials, 2008 May; 9:25. Download PDF.

Villani D., Riva G.
Presence and Relaxation: A preliminary controlled study 
PsychNology Journal. 2008 May;6(1):7-25. Download PDF.

Gorini A., Riva G.
Virtual reality in anxiety disorders: the past and the future
Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics. 2008 Feb;8(2):215-33. Download PDF.

Riva G., Grassi A., Villani D., Preziosa A.
Why You Really Eat? Virtual Reality in the Treatment of Obese Emotional Eaters 
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2008;132:417-9. Download PDF.

Gatti E., Massari R., Sacchelli C., Lops T., Gatti R., Riva G.
Why Do You Drink? Virtual Reality As An Experiential Medium For The Assessment Of Alcohol-Dependent Individuals 
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2008;132:132-7. Download PDF.

Riva, G.
From Virtual to Real Body: Virtual Reality as Embodied Technology
Journal of Cybertherapy and Rehabilitation. 2008 Jan 23;1(1):7-22. Download PDF.

2007

Gorini A, Gaggioli A, Riva G.
Virtual Worlds, Real Healing
Science. 2007 Dec 7;318(5856):1549. Download PDF.

Riva, G.
Virtual Reality and Telepresence
Science. 2007 Nov 23;318(5854):1241-1242. Download PDF.

Gaggioli, A., Riva, G. 
Qualità dell'esperienza e nuove tecnologie: Progettare l'interazione ottimale
In A. Delle Fave (a cura di) La condivisione del benessere. Il contributo della Psicologia Positiva, pp. 292-310. Franco Angeli, Milano, 2007. Download PDF.

Riva, G., Pettiti, M. Uggé, E.
Oltre la Televisione, Dal DVB-H al Web 2.0
Edizioni LED, Milano, 2007. Download PDF.

Riva G., Grassi A., Villani D., Gaggioli A., Preziosa A.
Managing exam stress using UMTS phones: the advantage of portable audio/video support
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2007;125:406-8. Download PDF.

Riva G., Gaggioli A., Villani D., Preziosa A., Morganti F., Strambi L., Corsi R., Faletti G., Vezzadini L.
An Open-Source Virtual Reality Platform for Clinical and Research Applications.
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 2007 Vol 4563 (Aug) 699-707. Download PDF.

Riva G., Grassi A., Villani D., Preziosa A.
Cellular phones for reducing battlefield stress: rationale and a preliminary research
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2007;125:400-5. Download PDF.

Botella, C., García-Palacios, A., Villa, H., Baños, R.M., Quero, S., Alcañiz M., Riva, G.
Virtual reality exposure in the treatment of panic disorder and agoraphobia: A controlled study
Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy. 2007 May-Jun Vol 14(3) 164-175. Download PDF.

Morganti F., Gaggioli A., Strambi L., Rusconi M.L., Riva G.           
A virtual reality extended neuropsychological assessment for topographical disorientation: a feasibility study
J Neuroengineering Rehabil. 2007 Jul 11;4:26. Download PDF.

Riva, G.
Cyberterapia: Ambienti Reali, Emozioni Virtuali
Psicologia Contemporanea, 2007, 201 (3) 18-23. Download PDF.

Villani, D., Riva, F., Riva, G.
New technologies for relaxation: The role of presence
International Journal of Stress Management. 2007 Aug Vol 14(3) 260-274. Download PDF.

Riva G., Mantovani F., Capideville C.S., Preziosa A., Morganti F., Villani D., Gaggioli A., Botella C., Alcaniz M.
Affective interactions using virtual reality: the link between presence and emotions
Cyberpsychology & Behavior. 2007 Feb;10(1):45-56. Download PDF.

2006

Riva G., Anguera M.T, Wiederhold B.K., Mantovani F. (Eds.)
From Commuication to Presence: Cognition, Emotions and Culture towards the Ultimate Communicative Experience
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2006. Download full book in PDF.

Riva G., Wiederhold B.K.
Emerging Trends in CyberTherapy: Introduction to the Special Issue
PsychNology Journal. 2006 Vol 4(2) 121-128. Download PDF.

Morganti F., Goulene, K., Gaggioli A., Stramba-Badiale M., Riva, G.
Grasping Virtual Objects: a Feasibility Study for an Enactive Interface Application in Stroke
PsychNology Journal. 2006 Vol 4(2) 181-197. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Comprendere la mente multiculturale: embodiment, presenza e presenza sociale
Giornale Italiano di Psicologia, Giugno 2006, 319-324. Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., Meneghini A., Morganti F., Alcaniz M., Riva G.           
A strategy for computer-assisted mental practice in stroke rehabilitation
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. 2006 Dec;20(4):503-7. Download PDF.

Riva G., Castelnuovo G., Mantovani F.           
Transformation of flow in rehabilitation: the role of advanced communication technologies
Behavior Research Methods. 2006 May;38(2):237-44. Download PDF.

Riva G., Bacchetta M., Cesa G., Conti S., Castelnuovo G., Mantovani F., Molinari E.           
Is severe obesity a form of addiction? Rationale, clinical approach, and controlled clinical trial
Cyberpsychology and Behavior. 2006 Aug;9(4):457-79. Download PDF.

Anolli, L. Zurloni, V., Riva, G.
Linguistic Intergroup Bias in Political Communication
Journal of General Psychology. 2006 Jul Vol 133(3) 237-255. Download PDF.

Riva G., Preziosa A., Grassi A., Villani D.
Stress management using UMTS cellular phones: a controlled trial
Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2007;119:461-3. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Virtual Reality
Wiley Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering, 2006 Volume 4, 1­17 . Download PDF.

Morganti, F., Riva, G.
Conoscenza, Comunicazione e Tecnologia: Aspetti Cognitivi della Realtà Virtuale
Edizioni LED, Milano, 2006. Download PDF.


Before 2006 (selected publications)

Riva G.
Virtual reality in psychotherapy: review
Cyberpsychology and Behavior. 2005 Jun;8(3):220-30; discussion 231-40. Review. Download PDF.

Gaggioli A., di Carlo S., Mantovani F., Castelnuovo G., Riva G.
A telemedicine survey among Milan doctors
J Telemed Telecare. 2005;11(1):29-34. Download PDF.

Anolli, L., Villani, D., Riva, G.
Personality of People Using Chat: An On-Line Research
Cyberpsychology and Behavior. 2005;8(1):89-95. Download PDF.

Riva G., Mantovani F., Gaggioli A.
Presence and rehabilitation: toward second-generation virtual reality applications in neuropsychology
J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2004 Dec 8;1(1):9. Download PDF.

Riva G., Waterworth J.A., Waterworth E.L.
The layers of presence: a bio-cultural approach to understanding presence in natural and mediated environments
Cyberpsychology and Behavior. 2004 Aug;7(4):402-16. Download PDF.

Riva G., Botella C., Legeron P., Optale G.
Cybertherapy: Internet and Virtual Reality as Assessment and Rehabilitation Tools for Clinical Psychology and Neuroscience
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 2004. Download full book in PDF.

Gaggioli A., Mantovani F., Castelnuovo G., Wiederhold B., Riva, G.
Avatars in Clinical Psychology: A Framework for the Clinical Use of Virtual Humans
Cyberpsychology and Behavior. 2003 6(1):117-124. Download PDF.

Riva G.
The Sociocognitive Psychology of Computer-Mediated Communication: The Present and Future of Technology-Based Interactions
Cyberpsychology and Behavior. 2002, 5(6):581-598. Download PDF.

Mantovani G., Riva G.
Building a Bridge between Different Scientific Communities: On Sheridan's Eclectic Ontology of Presence
Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments. 2001, (10) 5: 537-543. Download PDF.

Mantovani G., Riva G.
“Real” Presence: How Different Ontologies Generate Different Criteria for Presence, Telepresence, and Virtual Presence
Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 1999, (8) 5: 540-550. Download PDF.

Riva G., Wiederhold, B.K., Molinari, E.
Virtual Environments in Clinical Psychology and Neuroscience: Methods and techniques in advances patient-therapist interaction
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 1998. Download full book in PDF.

Riva G., Galimberti, C.
The psychology of cyberspace: A socio-cognitive framework to computer-mediated communication
New Ideas in Psychology, 1997, 15 (2), 141-158. Download PDF.

Riva G.
Virtual Reality in Neuro-psycho-physiology: Cognitive, clinical and methodological issues in assessment and rehabilitation
Amsterdam, IOS Press, 1997. Download full book in PDF.