Arnoud Arntz

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  1. ncbi request reprint Schema modes and childhood abuse in borderline and antisocial personality disorders
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:240-53. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Imagery Rescripting as treatment for complicated PTSD in refugees: a multiple baseline case series study
    Arnoud Arntz
    Maastricht University, The Netherlands Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 51:274-83. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Social cognition in borderline personality disorder: evidence for dichotomous thinking but no evidence for less complex attributions
    Arnoud Arntz
    Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 50:707-18. 2012
  4. pmc Disrupting the rhythm of depression: design and protocol of a randomized controlled trial on preventing relapse using brief cognitive therapy with or without antidepressants
    Claudi L H Bockting
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Groningen University, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 11:8. 2011
  5. pmc Implementation of outpatient schema therapy for borderline personality disorder: study design
    Marjon Nadort
    GGZinGeest, Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 9:64. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Interpretation bias in Cluster-C and borderline personality disorders
    Arnoud Arntz
    Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 49:472-81. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Taxometric evidence for the dimensional structure of cluster-C, paranoid, and borderline personality disorders
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, University of Maastricht, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 23:606-28. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Theory of mind in borderline and cluster-C personality disorder
    Arnoud Arntz
    Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:801-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Trauma Relevant Assumptions Scale
    Nicole Buck
    Maastricht University, Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1496-509. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Rumination and worrying as possible mediators in the relation between neuroticism and symptoms of depression and anxiety in clinically depressed individuals
    Jeffrey Roelofs
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, The Netherlands Community Mental Health Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 46:1283-9. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Schema modes and childhood abuse in borderline and antisocial personality disorders
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:240-53. 2005
    ..The Healthy Adult mode was of low presence in BPD and of high presence in APD and the nonpatients. Frequency and severity of the three kinds of abuse were equally high in both PD groups, and significantly higher than in nonpatients...
  2. doi request reprint Imagery Rescripting as treatment for complicated PTSD in refugees: a multiple baseline case series study
    Arnoud Arntz
    Maastricht University, The Netherlands Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 51:274-83. 2013
    ..There were no dropouts. In conclusion, results indicate that ImRs is a highly acceptable and effective treatment for this difficult group of patients...
  3. doi request reprint Social cognition in borderline personality disorder: evidence for dichotomous thinking but no evidence for less complex attributions
    Arnoud Arntz
    Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 50:707-18. 2012
    ..Treatment might address dichotomous thinking to reduce BPD-patients' interpersonal problems...
  4. pmc Disrupting the rhythm of depression: design and protocol of a randomized controlled trial on preventing relapse using brief cognitive therapy with or without antidepressants
    Claudi L H Bockting
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Groningen University, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 11:8. 2011
    ..However, it is unclear whether brief CT while tapering antidepressants (AD) is an effective alternative for long term use of AD in recurrent depression. In addition, it is unclear whether the combination of AD to brief CT is beneficial...
  5. pmc Implementation of outpatient schema therapy for borderline personality disorder: study design
    Marjon Nadort
    GGZinGeest, Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 9:64. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Interpretation bias in Cluster-C and borderline personality disorders
    Arnoud Arntz
    Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 49:472-81. 2011
    ..It is concluded that the assumptions of CT are supported for BPD and AV/DEPD, but not - at least not on the explicit interpretational level - for OCPD. CT of OCPD might need a slightly different approach...
  7. doi request reprint Taxometric evidence for the dimensional structure of cluster-C, paranoid, and borderline personality disorders
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, University of Maastricht, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 23:606-28. 2009
    ..23, SD = .09. Only two analyses yielded ambiguous evidence (CCFI in the .40-.60 range) and none indicated taxonic structure...
  8. doi request reprint Theory of mind in borderline and cluster-C personality disorder
    Arnoud Arntz
    Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:801-7. 2009
    ..All tests correlated similarly with intelligence in the 3 groups. These findings do not support the hypothesis that BPD patients have inferior theory of mind capacities...
  9. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Trauma Relevant Assumptions Scale
    Nicole Buck
    Maastricht University, Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1496-509. 2008
    ..Apart from research settings, the TRAS may also be suitable in therapeutic settings to identify the severity of dysfunctional assumptions, and to assess the progress in change from negative assumptions to more positive assumptions...
  10. doi request reprint Rumination and worrying as possible mediators in the relation between neuroticism and symptoms of depression and anxiety in clinically depressed individuals
    Jeffrey Roelofs
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, The Netherlands Community Mental Health Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 46:1283-9. 2008
    ..The results are discussed in the light of current theories, previous research, and recent treatment developments. Clinical implications and suggestions for future research are provided...
  11. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the short Schema Mode Inventory (SMI)
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Behav Cogn Psychother 38:437-58. 2010
    ..This study presents a new questionnaire to assess schema modes: the Schema Mode Inventory (SMI)...
  12. doi request reprint Minor and major depression in the general population: does dysfunctional thinking play a role?
    L Esther de Graaf
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Compr Psychiatry 51:266-74. 2010
    ..Especially, research on the form of dysfunctional thinking (ie, extreme responding) is lacking. We have addressed these issues by reporting results from a large community sample...
  13. doi request reprint Does illness attribution affect treatment assignment in depression?
    Susanne Schweizer
    Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Psychother 17:418-26. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether illness attribution across the domains of intraindividual, interpersonal and biological reasons was associated with treatment assignment in a naturalistic treatment setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint On the links between self-discrepancies, rumination, metacognitions, and symptoms of depression in undergraduates
    Jeffrey Roelofs
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 45:1295-305. 2007
    ..Clinical implications of the findings, including implementation of a metacognitive-focused cognitive therapy of depression, and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Beliefs in personality disorders: a test with the personality disorder belief questionnaire
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 42:1215-25. 2004
    ..Another explanation is that many patients' position on the underlying dimensions is not high enough to lead to a DSM PD diagnosis, but high enough to lead to an elevated belief score...
  16. doi request reprint A comparative study of patients and therapists' reports of schema modes
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:571-9. 2009
    ..These findings underscore the importance for the use of alternative assessment methods of cognitive concepts in antisocial patients...
  17. doi request reprint Emotional, cognitive and physiological correlates of abuse-related stress in borderline and antisocial personality disorder
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 48:116-24. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that BPD and ASPD-patients are alike in their implicit cognitive abuse-related stress reactivity, but can be differentiated in their self-reported and physiological response patterns...
  18. doi request reprint The relationship between adult reactive and proactive aggression, hostile interpretation bias, and antisocial personality disorder
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 27:53-66. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that reducing hostile bias is a promising avenue for clinical treatment of ASPD-patients high in RA...
  19. doi request reprint Behavioural activation v. antidepressant medication for treating depression in Iran: randomised trial
    Latif Moradveisi
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 202:204-11. 2013
    ..Behavioural activation might be a viable alternative to antidepressant medication for major depressive disorder...
  20. doi request reprint The state dependency of cognitive schemas in antisocial patients
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 198:452-6. 2012
    ..These findings underscore the importance of pathology assessment under emotional conditions in ASPD samples...
  21. doi request reprint Changes in natural language use as an indicator of psychotherapeutic change in personality disorders
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, NL 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 50:191-202. 2012
    ..An increased focus on what patients miss in their lives might improve our understanding and treatment of PDs. In sum, Negative Emotion and Negation word categories appear to reflect key treatment targets...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hypervigilance in patients with borderline personality disorder: specificity, automaticity, and predictors
    Simkje Sieswerda
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 45:1011-24. 2007
    ..Both BPD and axis I disorder patients showed a trend for a bias for negative schema-related subliminal stimuli. More attention to hypervigilance in BPD is recommended for clinical practice...
  23. doi request reprint The clinical effectiveness of evidence-based interventions for depression: a pragmatic trial in routine practice
    Frenk Peeters
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, South Limburg Mental Health Research and Teaching Network, EURON, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 145:349-55. 2013
    ..We examined the acute phase effectiveness of cognitive therapy (CT), interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), and combined psychotherapy-pharmacotherapy (PHT) in a naturalistic setting, allowing patients their choice of treatment...
  24. doi request reprint Adding imagery rescripting during extinction leads to less ABA renewal
    Pauline Dibbets
    Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:614-24. 2012
    ..The present study investigated whether US devaluation, through imagery rescripting during extinction, resulted in less renewal than mere extinction...
  25. pmc Effectiveness, relapse prevention and mechanisms of change of cognitive therapy vs. interpersonal therapy for depression: Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Lotte H J M Lemmens
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Trials 12:150. 2011
    ....
  26. doi request reprint General practitioners' treatment orientations towards low back pain: influence on treatment behaviour and patient outcome
    Judith M Sieben
    Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pain 13:412-8. 2009
    ..Patients' LBP beliefs and attitudes were found to predict long-term outcome, and recently it has been suggested that the health care providers' ideas about LBP are also important predictors of treatment behaviour and outcome...
  27. ncbi request reprint Dependent personality traits and information processing: assessing the interpretation of ambiguous information using the Thematic Apperception Test
    Anoek Weertman
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Br J Clin Psychol 45:273-8. 2006
    ..This study was designed to investigate interpretation bias in people with dependent personality traits...
  28. doi request reprint An empirical test of schema mode conceptualizations in personality disorders
    Jill Lobbestael
    Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 46:854-60. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, the high number of correlations found for some PDs raises concerns about the specificity of the mode model. Implications for both research and therapy are discussed...
  29. doi request reprint Use and acceptability of unsupported online computerized cognitive behavioral therapy for depression and associations with clinical outcome
    L Esther de Graaf
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 116:227-31. 2009
    ..Therefore, the aim of the current study was to have a closer look at usage and acceptability (i.e. expectancy, credibility, and satisfaction) of the intervention...
  30. doi request reprint Does the weather make us sad? Meteorological determinants of mood and depression in the general population
    Marcus J H Huibers
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 180:143-6. 2010
    ..We conclude that, contrary to popular belief, weather conditions and sad mood or depression do not seem to be associated. Future studies might use daily measures of well-being as outcome...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of treatment of childhood memories in cognitive therapy for personality disorders: a controlled study contrasting methods focusing on the present and methods focusing on childhood memories
    Anoek Weertman
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 45:2133-43. 2007
    ..Total effects of the package were large and were maintained till one-year follow-up (d's 0.97-1.90). Experience of the therapist with CT for personality disorders was related to better outcome (d=0.73)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Treatment of PTSD: a comparison of imaginal exposure with and without imagery rescripting
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, University of Maastricht, PO Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:345-70. 2007
    ..Results suggest that the addition of rescripting to IE makes the treatment more acceptable for both patients and therapists, and leads to better effects on non-fear problems like anger and guilt...
  33. pmc The effects of experimentally induced rumination, positive reappraisal, acceptance, and distancing when thinking about a stressful event on affect states in adolescents
    Lea Rood
    Dept of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:73-84. 2012
    ..Future research should focus on long-term effects of these cognitive strategies and on more intensive training of acceptance...
  34. doi request reprint Early maladaptive schemas in depressed patients: stability and relation with depressive symptoms over the course of treatment
    Fritz Renner
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, and Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 136:581-90. 2012
    ..We studied the relation of EMSs with depressive symptom severity and tested the stability of EMSs over a course of evidence-based outpatient treatment for depression in a naturalistic treatment setting...
  35. ncbi request reprint Short-interval test-retest interrater reliability of the Dutch version of the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV personality disorders (SCID-II)
    Anoek Weertman
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 17:562-7. 2003
    ..Values for single criteria were variable, ranging from poor to good agreement. Further large-scale test-retest research is needed to test the interrater reliability of more categorical diagnoses and single traits...
  36. ncbi request reprint An experimental test of the schema mode model of borderline personality disorder
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:226-39. 2005
    ..BPD patients were lowest on the Healthy Adult mode. The stress induction induced negative emotions in all groups, but the BPD group was unique in that the Detached Protector mode increased significantly more than in both control groups...
  37. doi request reprint The influence of comorbid personality disorder on the effects of behavioural activation vs. antidepressant medication for major depressive disorder: results from a randomized trial in Iran
    Latif Moradveisi
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 51:499-506. 2013
    ..The general conclusion is that comorbid PD pathology, especially from cluster-C, is associated with higher depression severity, but not with less response to treatment. Comorbid PD did predict increased chance of dropout. ..
  38. doi request reprint Extended Schema Mode conceptualizations for specific personality disorders: an empirical study
    Lotte L M Bamelis
    Maastricht University, Department of Clinical Psychological Science, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 25:41-58. 2011
    ..The results support recent theoretical developments in Schema Therapy, and are useful for application in clinical practice...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluations of emotional noninterpersonal situations by patients with borderline personality disorder
    Simkje Sieswerda
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:209-25. 2005
    ..Patients with BPD appeared to be characterized best by a general negative evaluative style, more than by DT or splitting. ASPD participants showed a positivity bias in both conditions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Responsibility and obsessive-compulsive disorder: an experimental test
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 45:425-35. 2007
    ..The results confirm the hypothesis that responsibility plays a causal role in OCD...
  41. pmc Design of a multicentered randomized controlled trial on the clinical and cost effectiveness of schema therapy for personality disorders
    Lotte L M Bamelis
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:75. 2012
    ..In this study, we focus on avoidant, dependent, obsessive-compulsive, paranoid, histrionic and narcissistic PD...
  42. doi request reprint Inter-rater reliability of the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis I Disorders (SCID I) and Axis II Disorders (SCID II)
    Jill Lobbestael
    Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Psychother 18:75-9. 2011
    ..Results revealed moderate to excellent inter-rater agreement of the Axis I disorders, while most categorically and dimensionally measured personality disorders showed excellent inter-rater agreement...
  43. doi request reprint Development and psychometric evaluation of a new assessment method for childhood maltreatment experiences: the interview for traumatic events in childhood (ITEC)
    Jill Lobbestael
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Child Abuse Negl 33:505-17. 2009
    ..The ITEC aims to yield dimensional scores for severity of experiences of different childhood maltreatment dimensions...
  44. doi request reprint Short-term group schema cognitive-behavioral therapy for young adults with personality disorders and personality disorder features: associations with changes in symptomatic distress, schemas, schema modes and coping styles
    Fritz Renner
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 51:487-92. 2013
    ....
  45. pmc Clinical and cost-effectiveness of computerised cognitive behavioural therapy for depression in primary care: design of a randomised trial
    L Esther de Graaf
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:224. 2008
    ..Therefore, the objective of the current study is to evaluate the (cost-) effectiveness of online computerised cognitive behavioural therapy for depression in primary care...
  46. doi request reprint Assessing Callous-Unemotional traits across different groups of youths: further cross-cultural validation of the Inventory of Callous-Unemotional traits
    Johanna Feilhauer
    Maastricht University, Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:251-62. 2012
    ..Although groups could be differentiated on a statistical basis, no meaningful distinction based on CU traits alone was possible. Results of this study cast doubt on the validity of the current ICU. Suggestions are made for improvement...
  47. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder after non-traumatic events: evidence from an open population study
    Saskia S L Mol
    Department of General Practice, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 186:494-9. 2005
    ..Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is the only psychiatric condition that requires a specific event to have occurred for its diagnosis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Emotional memory is perceptual
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:19-34. 2005
    ..This might be related to the prominent position of perceptual memories in traumatic memory, manifest in intrusions, nightmares and reliving experiences...
  49. ncbi request reprint On the measurement of rumination: a psychometric evaluation of the ruminative response scale and the rumination on sadness scale in undergraduates
    Jeffrey Roelofs
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 37:299-313. 2006
    ..More specifically, baseline depression was a strong predictor of future depression but this was particularly true for high ruminating individuals. Implications of the results and directions for future research are provided...
  50. doi request reprint Experimental investigation of targeting responsibility versus danger in cognitive therapy of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Sjoertje P F Vos
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Depress Anxiety 29:629-37. 2012
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of chronic Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Sri Lankan tsunami survivors
    Miriam J J Lommen
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 47:60-5. 2009
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study on the predictive validity of the fear-avoidance model in low back pain
    Judith M Sieben
    Department of General Practice, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pain 117:162-70. 2005
    ..Our results do not really support the longitudinal validity of the fear-avoidance model, but they do feed the discussion on the role of pain-related fear in early stages of LBP...
  53. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the borderline personality disorder severity index
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 17:45-59. 2003
    ..97; Cronbach's alpha = 0.93), and validity indices were good. Clinical norms were also derived. In a sample of 28 BPD patients, the instrument detected improvement during 6 months of psychotherapy...
  54. doi request reprint All we need is a cue to remember: the effect of an extinction cue on renewal
    Pauline Dibbets
    Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 46:1070-7. 2008
    ..This safety signal function was not observed after a switch in context. Possible functions of the extinction cue and its application in extinction-based exposure treatments are discussed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cognitive therapy versus interoceptive exposure as treatment of panic disorder without agoraphobia
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, University of Maastricht, MD, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 40:325-41. 2002
    ..Reduction of beliefs may be essential in CT, but not in IE. This suggests that the two treatments utilize different change mechanisms...
  56. ncbi request reprint Peritraumatic dissociation and posttraumatic stress after pregnancy loss: a prospective study
    Iris M Engelhard
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 41:67-78. 2003
    ..It also predicted chronic PTSD symptoms, and this relation was mediated by acute PTSD symptoms...
  57. ncbi request reprint No evidence for overgeneral memories in borderline personality disorder
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 40:1063-8. 2002
    ..Borderline personality disorder, anxiety disorders and childhood traumas were not related to number of specific memories...
  58. ncbi request reprint Traumatic events in a general practice population: the patient's perspective
    Saskia S L Mol
    Department of General Practice, Maastricht University, Post Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 19:390-6. 2002
    ..Events studied were serious accidents, burglary, robbery, physical and sexual abuse, disasters and war...
  59. ncbi request reprint The meaning of pain influences its experienced intensity
    Arnoud Arntz
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pain 109:20-5. 2004
    ..Damage interpretations mediated the effect of information on pain intensity scores, which supported the theory that tissue-damage is a crucial aspect of meaning to influence the subjective intensity of pain...