L Goubert

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Environmental factors influencing older adults' walking for transportation: a study using walk-along interviews
    Jelle Van Cauwenberg
    Department of Human Biometry and Biomechanics, Faculty of Physical Education and Physical Therapy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B 1050, Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:85. 2012
  2. pmc Relationship between the physical environment and different domains of physical activity in European adults: a systematic review
    Veerle Van Holle
    Department of Movement and Sports Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 12:807. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The impact of parental gender, catastrophizing and situational threat upon parental behaviour to child pain: a vignette study
    L Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 16:1176-84. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Facing others in pain: the effects of empathy
    L Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 118:285-8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Parental emotional responses to their child's pain: the role of dispositional empathy and catastrophizing about their child's pain
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Pain 9:272-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of varied-stimulus exposure on overpredictions of pain and behavioural performance in low back pain patients
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 43:1347-61. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The reluctance to generalize corrective experiences in chronic low back pain patients: a questionnaire study of dysfunctional cognitions
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 43:1055-67. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Catastrophizing about their children's pain is related to higher parent-child congruency in pain ratings: an experimental investigation
    L Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 13:196-201. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Distraction from chronic pain during a pain-inducing activity is associated with greater post-activity pain
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Pain 110:220-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Low back pain, disability and back pain myths in a community sample: prevalence and interrelationships
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 8:385-94. 2004

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Environmental factors influencing older adults' walking for transportation: a study using walk-along interviews
    Jelle Van Cauwenberg
    Department of Human Biometry and Biomechanics, Faculty of Physical Education and Physical Therapy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B 1050, Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:85. 2012
    ..The current study sought to uncover the perceived environmental influences on Flemish older adults' walking for transportation. To get detailed and context-sensitive environmental information, it used walk-along interviews...
  2. pmc Relationship between the physical environment and different domains of physical activity in European adults: a systematic review
    Veerle Van Holle
    Department of Movement and Sports Sciences, Ghent University, Watersportlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 12:807. 2012
    ..This systematic review aimed at summarizing Europe-specific evidence on the relationship between the physical environment and different PA domains in adults...
  3. doi request reprint The impact of parental gender, catastrophizing and situational threat upon parental behaviour to child pain: a vignette study
    L Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 16:1176-84. 2012
    ..This study examined which parents report to be solicitous or discouraging in response to their child's pain, and when they do so...
  4. ncbi request reprint Facing others in pain: the effects of empathy
    L Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 118:285-8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Parental emotional responses to their child's pain: the role of dispositional empathy and catastrophizing about their child's pain
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Pain 9:272-9. 2008
    ..The findings provide indications for the processes implied in parental helping behavior...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of varied-stimulus exposure on overpredictions of pain and behavioural performance in low back pain patients
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 43:1347-61. 2005
    ..Possible reasons for the failure to find an advantageous effect of varied-stimulus exposure and ideas for future research are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint The reluctance to generalize corrective experiences in chronic low back pain patients: a questionnaire study of dysfunctional cognitions
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 43:1055-67. 2005
    ..As predicted, pain catastrophizing and pain-related fear had a unique contribution in predicting the lack of generalization of corrective experiences, over and above sociodemogaphic variables, pain severity and pain duration...
  8. doi request reprint Catastrophizing about their children's pain is related to higher parent-child congruency in pain ratings: an experimental investigation
    L Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 13:196-201. 2009
    ..The discussion addresses the possible functions of catastrophizing of parents about their children's pain, and delineates avenues for future research...
  9. ncbi request reprint Distraction from chronic pain during a pain-inducing activity is associated with greater post-activity pain
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Pain 110:220-7. 2004
    ..Clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Low back pain, disability and back pain myths in a community sample: prevalence and interrelationships
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 8:385-94. 2004
    ..Finally, it is argued that community actions may be useful to correct LBP myths in order to prevent the development of long-term disability due to LBP...
  11. ncbi request reprint Parental catastrophizing about their child's pain. The parent version of the Pain Catastrophizing Scale (PCS-P): a preliminary validation
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Pain 123:254-63. 2006
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  12. doi request reprint Learning about pain from others: an observational learning account
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Pain 12:167-74. 2011
    ..A main objective of this paper is to stimulate research on the role of learning about pain from others. Several lines for further research, including clinical applications, are delineated...
  13. doi request reprint The relationship between high catastrophizing children's facial display of pain and parental judgment of their child's pain
    T Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 142:142-8. 2009
    ..The implications of the findings are discussed in terms of the importance of assessing different dimensions of pain encoded in expression, different types of pain expression, and its differential effects upon others...
  14. doi request reprint Children's catastrophic thinking about their pain predicts pain and disability 6 months later
    T Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 14:90-6. 2010
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of potential mechanisms through which catastrophizing might exert its negative impact upon pain and disability outcomes in children...
  15. doi request reprint Expressive dimensions of pain catastrophizing: An observational study in adolescents with chronic pain
    T Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 146:170-6. 2009
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the processes linking (1) catastrophizing to communicative pain behaviours and (2) pain to pain-related protective behaviours...
  16. ncbi request reprint Expressive dimensions of pain catastrophizing: a comparative analysis of school children and children with clinical pain
    T Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 134:59-68. 2008
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of the possible functions and effects upon others of pain catastrophizing and associated categories of pain behaviour...
  17. ncbi request reprint Child's and parents' catastrophizing about pain is associated with procedural fear in children: a study in children with diabetes and their mothers
    T Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Psychol Rep 109:879-95. 2011
    ..Further investigation of the mechanisms relating catastrophizing to deleterious outcomes is warranted...
  18. doi request reprint The effects of parental presence upon the facial expression of pain: the moderating role of child pain catastrophizing
    T Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 138:277-85. 2008
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the social consequences of pain catastrophizing, and the variables contributing to the expression or suppression of pain display in children and its impact upon others...
  19. doi request reprint Mothers' and fathers' responses to their child's pain moderate the relationship between the child's pain catastrophizing and disability
    T Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 152:786-93. 2011
    ..The findings of the present study suggest the importance of assessing and targeting parental responses to their child's pain to alter the adverse impact of the child's pain catastrophizing on pain outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effects of catastrophic thinking about pain on attentional interference by pain: no mediation of negative affectivity in healthy volunteers and in patients with low back pain
    G Crombez
    Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Pain Res Manag 7:31-9. 2002
    ..Previous studies have shown that catastrophic thinking about pain enhances attentional interference in healthy volunteers...
  21. doi request reprint Parental catastrophizing about child's pain and its relationship with activity restriction: the mediating role of parental distress
    L Caes
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Pain 152:212-22. 2011
    ..Parental catastrophizing was associated with parental tendency to restrict their child's engagement in a painful test, and this relationship was mediated by parental distress...
  22. ncbi request reprint Catastrophic thinking about pain is independently associated with pain severity, disability, and somatic complaints in school children and children with chronic pain
    Tine Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:674-83. 2006
    ..To investigate the value of pain catastrophizing in explaining pain, disability, and somatic complaints, beyond negative affectivity (NA)...
  23. doi request reprint Acceptance and well-being in adolescents and young adults with cystic fibrosis: a prospective study
    Annabelle Casier
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Pediatr Psychol 36:476-87. 2011
    ..To prospectively investigate the role of acceptance in well-being in adolescents and young adults with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Is distraction less effective when pain is threatening? An experimental investigation with the cold pressor task
    Stefaan Van Damme
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 12:60-7. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that caution is required in using distraction as a pain control strategy when the threat value is high, because fearful appraisal of pain is associated with less engagement in distraction tasks...
  25. ncbi request reprint Brief report: The accuracy of parents for the thoughts and feelings of their adolescent suffering from chronic fatigue: a preliminary study of empathy
    Tine Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:494-9. 2007
    ..This study examined the actual and estimated empathic accuracy (EA) of the parents of adolescents with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)...
  26. ncbi request reprint The role of neuroticism, pain catastrophizing and pain-related fear in vigilance to pain: a structural equations approach
    Liesbet Goubert
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 107:234-41. 2004
    ..Neuroticism is best conceived of as a vulnerability factor; it lowers the threshold at which pain is perceived as threatening, and at which catastrophic thoughts about pain emerge...
  27. doi request reprint Parental responses to pain in high catastrophizing children: the moderating effect of child attachment
    Tine Vervoort
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, Belgium
    J Pain 11:755-63. 2010
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of the function of pain catastrophizing in interactional processes between parents and children...
  28. doi request reprint A multi-modal approach to the study of attachment-related distress
    Marieke Dewitte
    Ghent University, Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Henri Dunantlaan 2, Gent, Belgium
    Biol Psychol 85:149-62. 2010
    ..Attachment style was also found to moderate the interrelations between emotional indices, revealing interesting information on the regulatory strategies underlying attachment anxiety and avoidance...
  29. ncbi request reprint The child version of the pain catastrophizing scale (PCS-C): a preliminary validation
    Geert Crombez
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 104:639-46. 2003
    ..The function of pain catastrophizing is discussed in terms of the facilitation of escape from pain, and of the communication of distress to significant others...
  30. ncbi request reprint Impaired disengagement from threatening cues of impending pain in a crossmodal cueing paradigm
    Stefaan Van Damme
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 8:227-36. 2004
    ..Our findings provide further evidence that pain cues demand attention, particularly resulting in impaired disengagement...
  31. ncbi request reprint A confirmatory factor analysis of the Pain Catastrophizing Scale: invariant factor structure across clinical and non-clinical populations
    Stefaan Van Damme
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Pain 96:319-24. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Hypervigilance to pain in fibromyalgia: the mediating role of pain intensity and catastrophic thinking about pain
    Geert Crombez
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Clin J Pain 20:98-102. 2004
    ..To investigate the mediating role of pain intensity, catastrophic thinking about pain, and negative affectivity in explaining enhanced attention for pain in patients with fibromyalgia...
  33. pmc Vicarious pain while observing another in pain: an experimental approach
    S Vandenbroucke
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University Ghent, Belgium
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:265. 2013
    ..However, the prevalence of vicarious experiences of pain is low, and only a small percentage of participants display the phenomenon. It remains however unknown which variables affect its occurrence...
  34. doi request reprint Pain catastrophizing influences the use and the effectiveness of distraction in schoolchildren
    K Verhoeven
    Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 16:256-67. 2012
    ..Caution may be warranted in using distraction as a 'one size fits all' method, especially in high catastrophizing children...
  35. ncbi request reprint Confirmatory factor analysis of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia: invariant two-factor model across low back pain patients and fibromyalgia patients
    Liesbet Goubert
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    Clin J Pain 20:103-10. 2004
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Implicit attitude towards pictures of back-stressing activities in pain-free subjects and patients with low back pain: an affective priming study
    Liesbet Goubert
    Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Pain 7:33-42. 2003
    ..The implications for the prevention of negative attitudes towards back-stressing activities in non-clinical and clinical samples are discussed...
  37. ncbi request reprint Exposure to physical movement in chronic back pain patients: no evidence for generalization across different movements
    Liesbet Goubert
    Faculty of Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 40:415-29. 2002
    ..Low pain catastrophizers did not overpredict pain. The results are discussed in terms of the view that exposure may be better conceived of as the learning of exceptions to a general rule...
  38. ncbi request reprint The Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia: further examination of psychometric properties in patients with chronic low back pain and fibromyalgia
    Jeffrey Roelofs
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pain 8:495-502. 2004
    ..e., lifting tasks, bicycle task) mainly in CLBP patients. Implications of the results are discussed and directions for future research are provided...