Laurence Claes

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Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Validation of the social appearance anxiety scale in female eating disorder patients
    Laurence Claes
    Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:406-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Personality subtypes in male patients with eating disorder: validation of a classification approach
    Laurence Claes
    University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Compr Psychiatry 53:981-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Male eating disorder patients with and without non-suicidal self-injury: a comparison of psychopathological and personality features
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:335-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The scars of the inner critic: perfectionism and nonsuicidal self-injury in eating disorders
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:196-202. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Out of control? Inhibition processes in eating disorders from a personality and cognitive perspective
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Eat Disord 45:407-14. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The relationship among compulsive buying, compulsive internet use and temperament in a sample of female patients with eating disorders
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:126-31. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between compulsive buying, eating disorder symptoms, and temperament in a sample of female students
    Laurence Claes
    Catholic University of Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Compr Psychiatry 52:50-5. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Brief report: the association between non-suicidal self-injury, self-concept and acquaintance with self-injurious peers in a sample of adolescents
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, Leuven, Belgium
    J Adolesc 33:775-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Validation of the Psychopathic Personality Inventory among psychiatric inpatients: sociodemographic, cognitive and personality correlates
    Laurence Claes
    Catholic University of Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Pers Disord 23:477-93. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Is there a link between traumatic experiences and self-injurious behaviors in eating-disordered patients?
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belguim
    Eat Disord 15:305-15. 2007

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Validation of the social appearance anxiety scale in female eating disorder patients
    Laurence Claes
    Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:406-9. 2012
    ..g. suspiciousness, submissiveness). Findings suggest that the SAAS is a psychometrically sound instrument to assess anxiety about being negatively evaluated about one's appearance in a sample of eating disorder patients...
  2. doi request reprint Personality subtypes in male patients with eating disorder: validation of a classification approach
    Laurence Claes
    University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Compr Psychiatry 53:981-7. 2012
    ..Our data support the presence of the 3 personality subtypes in male patients with ED. Future studies need to address whether patients of different subtypes differ with respect to therapy outcome...
  3. doi request reprint Male eating disorder patients with and without non-suicidal self-injury: a comparison of psychopathological and personality features
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:335-8. 2012
    ..As previously described in female ED, our data confirm the affect regulation and impulse regulation functions of NSSI in male ED patients...
  4. doi request reprint The scars of the inner critic: perfectionism and nonsuicidal self-injury in eating disorders
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:196-202. 2012
    ..Finally, ECP was found to mediate the association between parental criticism and NSSI symptoms. Directions for future research and practical implications are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Out of control? Inhibition processes in eating disorders from a personality and cognitive perspective
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Eat Disord 45:407-14. 2012
    ..Two types of inhibition (i.e., executive and reactive inhibition) were assessed by means of personality and neuropsychological tests...
  6. doi request reprint The relationship among compulsive buying, compulsive internet use and temperament in a sample of female patients with eating disorders
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:126-31. 2012
    ..The implication of these findings for the treatment of both disorders will be discussed...
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between compulsive buying, eating disorder symptoms, and temperament in a sample of female students
    Laurence Claes
    Catholic University of Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Compr Psychiatry 52:50-5. 2011
    ..The implications of these findings for the treatment of CB and eating disorder symptoms will be discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Brief report: the association between non-suicidal self-injury, self-concept and acquaintance with self-injurious peers in a sample of adolescents
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, Leuven, Belgium
    J Adolesc 33:775-8. 2010
    ..Future studies must test these possible NSSI pathways...
  9. doi request reprint Validation of the Psychopathic Personality Inventory among psychiatric inpatients: sociodemographic, cognitive and personality correlates
    Laurence Claes
    Catholic University of Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Pers Disord 23:477-93. 2009
    ..PPI-II was negatively related to age and educational level, and positively to physical and verbal aggression, dysfunctional impulsivity, and other-centered narcissism. Implications for clinical practice are outlined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is there a link between traumatic experiences and self-injurious behaviors in eating-disordered patients?
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belguim
    Eat Disord 15:305-15. 2007
    ..We discuss some clinical implications of our findings, with suggestions for treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Self-injurious behavior: differential diagnosis and functional differentiation
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Compr Psychiatry 48:137-44. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Personality prototypes in eating disorders based on the Big Five model
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    J Pers Disord 20:401-16. 2006
    ..Finally, cluster membership was not clearly associated with eating disorder subtypes, suggesting that there is considerable variance in personality features and/or pathology within the various eating disorder categories...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impulsiveness and lack of inhibitory control in eating disorders
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, K U Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eat Behav 7:196-203. 2006
    ..In conclusion: Our results from the self-report measures are at odds with the behavioral measures certainly in the AN-R group. Perhaps the latter patients' distorted self-perception and/or self-description may explain this discrepancy...
  14. doi request reprint The affect-regulation function of nonsuicidal self-injury in eating-disordered patients: which affect states are regulated?
    Laurence Claes
    Deparment of Psychology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven 3000, Belgium
    Compr Psychiatry 51:386-92. 2010
    ..Theoretical and treatment implications are discussed...
  15. doi request reprint Eating disorders and pathological gambling in males: can they be differentiated by means of weight history and temperament and character traits?
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eat Disord 20:395-404. 2012
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  16. ncbi request reprint Pain experience related to self-injury in eating disorder patients
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eat Behav 7:204-13. 2006
    ..Ratings of dissociation and traumatic experiences were higher in patients who did not experience pain while injuring themselves. We discuss several biopsychosocial explanations for these findings with suggestions for future research...
  17. doi request reprint Personality subtypes in female pre-bariatric obese patients: do they differ in eating disorder symptoms, psychological complaints and coping behaviour?
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 21:72-7. 2013
    ..Further research should clarify whether these clearly different psychological profiles are related to different outcomes (weight loss or well-being) of bariatric surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Personality traits in eating-disordered patients with and without self-injurious behaviors
    Laurence Claes
    The Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    J Pers Disord 18:399-404. 2004
    ..Personality traits were not associated with frequency or form of SIB or subtype of ED (except for impulsiveness). We also did not find a significant interaction effect between ED subtype and presence/absence of SIB...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hyperactivity in anorexia nervosa: a case study using experience sampling methodology
    Kristof Vansteelandt
    Department of Psychology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eat Behav 5:67-74. 2004
    ..In this patient, obsessions and compulsions were not related to hyperactivity. The usefulness of ESM for studying the role of hyperactivity in AN is discussed...
  20. doi request reprint The Dutch Claustrophobia Questionnaire: psychometric properties and predictive validity
    Ilse Van Diest
    Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Anxiety Disord 24:715-22. 2010
    ..It can be concluded that the Dutch version of the CLQ is a reliable and valid instrument to assess claustrophobic fear...
  21. doi request reprint Differences in psychological symptoms and self-competencies in non-suicidal self-injurious Flemish adolescents
    Imke Baetens
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Department of Psychology, Tiensestraat 102 03720, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Adolesc 35:753-9. 2012
    ..Clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  22. doi request reprint The facial and subjective emotional reaction in response to a video game designed to train emotional regulation (Playmancer)
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:484-9. 2012
    ..ED patients self reported more anger at baseline but expressed less facial expression of anger during the Playmancer game. The discrepancy between self-report and non-verbal expression may lead to problems in social communication...
  23. ncbi request reprint Family environment of eating disordered patients with and without self-injurious behaviors
    Laurence Claes
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Tiensestraat 102, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Psychiatry 19:494-8. 2004
    ..The family environment is known to be an important contributor to the course of psychiatric disorders. In this study, we examined the family context of eating disordered (ED) patients with and without self-injurious behaviors (SIB)...
  24. doi request reprint Non-suicidal and suicidal self-injurious behavior among Flemish adolescents: A web-survey
    Imke Baetens
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Arch Suicide Res 15:56-67. 2011
    ..Finally, the likelihood of receiving professional help differed between adolescents engaging in NSSI and adolescents engaging in SSI. Implications of the findings for assessment and treating NSSI and SSI are discussed...
  25. doi request reprint Adjuvant dendritic cell-based tumour vaccination for children with malignant brain tumours
    Hilko Ardon
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:519-25. 2010
    ..A large experience with dendritic cell (DC)-based vaccination for malignant brain tumours has been gained in adults. Here we focus on the results obtained in children with relapsed malignant brain tumours...
  26. doi request reprint Memory specificity in borderline personality disorder: associations with depression and self-discrepancy
    Kris Van den Broeck
    Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Belgium
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:S51-9. 2012
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  27. doi request reprint Gray's Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory as a framework for research on personality-psychopathology associations
    Patricia Bijttebier
    Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:421-30. 2009
    ..The discussion section highlights several topics that deserve future research attention...
  28. doi request reprint Reactive and self-regulatory temperament dimensions in relation to alcohol use in adolescence
    Lore Willem
    Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Addict Behav 35:1029-35. 2010
    ..The findings of the present study confirm and extend previous research and add to the growing literature of temperamental vulnerability to alcohol use in young populations...
  29. doi request reprint Identifying personality subtypes based on the five-factor model dimensions in male prisoners: implications for psychopathy and criminal offending
    Laurence Claes
    University of Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 58:41-58. 2014
    ..These two personality subtypes bear theoretically and practically important implications for psychopathy subtypes and different pathways to criminal offenses. ..
  30. doi request reprint Self-injury and disordered eating: expressing emotion dysregulation through the body
    Jennifer J Muehlenkamp
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:416-25. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that treatment and prevention efforts should emphasize emotion regulation skills and differentially target body concerns or depressive symptoms according to the primary behavioral dysfunction that is present...
  31. doi request reprint Integration of autologous dendritic cell-based immunotherapy in the primary treatment for patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme: a pilot study
    Hilko Ardon
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Leuven, Catholic University of Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Neurooncol 99:261-72. 2010
    ..The survival data were used to power a currently running phase I/II trial...