David Berle

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Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Thought-action fusion: review of the literature and future directions
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Department of Psychological Medicine, Nepean Hospital, P O Box 63, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:263-84. 2005
  2. doi Do symptom interpretations mediate the relationship between panic attack symptoms and agoraphobic avoidance?
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, Australia
    Behav Cogn Psychother 38:275-89. 2010
  3. doi Disgust propensity in obsessive-compulsive disorder: cross-sectional and prospective relationships
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health Network, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:656-63. 2012
  4. doi Preliminary validation of an ultra-brief version of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 18:339-46. 2011
  5. doi Functions of compulsions in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Vladan Starcevic
    University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School, Discipline of Psychiatry, Nepean Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:449-57. 2011
  6. doi Cognitive factors in panic disorder, agoraphobic avoidance and agoraphobia
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Nepean Hospital, P O Box 63, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 46:282-91. 2008
  7. doi The use of psychotropic agents for the symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Vlasios Brakoulias
    University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School Nepean, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 21:117-21. 2013
  8. ncbi Pathological worry, anxiety disorders and the impact of co-occurrence with depressive and other anxiety disorders
    Vladan Starcevic
    University of Sydney, Discipline of Psychological Medicine, Nepean Hospital, Sydney Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 21:1016-27. 2007
  9. doi The factor structure of the Kessler-10 questionnaire in a treatment-seeking sample
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:660-4. 2010
  10. doi A pilot study of cognitive behaviour therapy for panic disorder augmented by panic surfing
    Claire Lamplugh
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 15:440-5. 2008

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Publications17

  1. ncbi Thought-action fusion: review of the literature and future directions
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Department of Psychological Medicine, Nepean Hospital, P O Box 63, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:263-84. 2005
    ..TAF is also associated with the presence of psychological disorders in children and adolescents. Educational and cognitive therapy approaches to reduce TAF and consequent symptoms are discussed, and suggestions for further research made...
  2. doi Do symptom interpretations mediate the relationship between panic attack symptoms and agoraphobic avoidance?
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, Australia
    Behav Cogn Psychother 38:275-89. 2010
    ..There is little consensus as to whether agoraphobic avoidance in panic disorder is characterized by a prominence of particular symptoms and interpretations of those symptoms...
  3. doi Disgust propensity in obsessive-compulsive disorder: cross-sectional and prospective relationships
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health Network, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:656-63. 2012
    ..We investigated the relationship between disgust propensity and OCD symptoms in a clinical sample and examined whether changes in disgust propensity are associated with changes in OCD symptoms...
  4. doi Preliminary validation of an ultra-brief version of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 18:339-46. 2011
    ..Further research should confirm the psychometric properties of the 3-item version when administered independently of the other items and assess the scale's test-retest reliability...
  5. doi Functions of compulsions in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Vladan Starcevic
    University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School, Discipline of Psychiatry, Nepean Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:449-57. 2011
    ..The main aim of this study was to systematically ascertain what motivates individuals with OCD to perform compulsions...
  6. doi Cognitive factors in panic disorder, agoraphobic avoidance and agoraphobia
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Nepean Hospital, P O Box 63, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 46:282-91. 2008
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  7. doi The use of psychotropic agents for the symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Vlasios Brakoulias
    University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School Nepean, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 21:117-21. 2013
    ..To describe the use of psychotropic agents in a sample of subjects with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and in particular the differences associated with different OCD symptoms...
  8. ncbi Pathological worry, anxiety disorders and the impact of co-occurrence with depressive and other anxiety disorders
    Vladan Starcevic
    University of Sydney, Discipline of Psychological Medicine, Nepean Hospital, Sydney Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 21:1016-27. 2007
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  9. doi The factor structure of the Kessler-10 questionnaire in a treatment-seeking sample
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:660-4. 2010
    ..These findings call into question the construct validity of the K10 in treatment seeking samples, and the suitability of the scale for clinical settings may need to be reconsidered...
  10. doi A pilot study of cognitive behaviour therapy for panic disorder augmented by panic surfing
    Claire Lamplugh
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 15:440-5. 2008
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  11. ncbi Cognitive specificity of anxiety disorders: a review of selected key constructs
    Vladan Starcevic
    University of Sydney and Nepean Hospital, Penrith, New South Wales, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 23:51-61. 2006
    ..We discuss the implications of these findings for diagnostic systems and treatment, and suggest areas for further research...
  12. ncbi Are there gender differences in catastrophic appraisals in panic disorder with agoraphobia?
    Vladan Starcevic
    University of Sydney, Discipline of Psychological Medicine, and Nepean Hospital, Penrith, New South Wales, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 24:545-52. 2007
    ..These findings also support a notion that there is no gender difference in response to CBT-based treatment of PDA...
  13. doi The clinical characteristics of obsessive compulsive disorder associated with high levels of schizotypy
    Vlasios Brakoulias
    Nepean Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 48:852-60. 2014
    ..This study aims to examine the characteristics of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) associated with high levels of schizotypy...
  14. doi Preliminary validation of the Nepean Dysphoria Scale
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 20:322-6. 2012
    ..To present the psychometric properties of the Nepean Dysphoria Scale (NDS), the first instrument developed to measure the severity of dysphoria...
  15. doi Cyberchondria: towards a better understanding of excessive health-related Internet use
    Vladan Starcevic
    University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School Nepean, Discipline of Psychiatry, Penrith, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 13:205-13. 2013
    ..Managing cyberchondria poses a challenge, and several approaches as part of the treatment of health anxiety and hypochondriasis are described. The article makes suggestions for further research on cyberchondria...
  16. doi Inconsistencies between reported test statistics and p-values in two psychiatry journals
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 16:202-7. 2007
    ..1% for APS. We conclude that inconsistencies in p-values are common and may reflect errors of analysis and rounding, typographic errors or typesetting errors. Suggestions for reducing the occurrence of such inconsistencies are provided...
  17. ncbi Disgust and obsessive-compulsive disorder: an update
    David Berle
    Clinical Psychologist at the Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic and Adult Mental Health Rehabilitation Services, Sydney West Area Health Service, Australia
    Psychiatry 69:228-38. 2006
    ..Finally, treatment implications are discussed, and suggestions are made for further research...