Stephane Bouchard

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delivering cognitive-behavior therapy for panic disorder with agoraphobia in videoconference
    Stephane Bouchard
    Department of Psychoeducation and Psychology, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 10:13-25. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Telepresence experienced in videoconference varies according to emotions involved in videoconference sessions
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais
    Stud Health Technol Inform 167:128-32. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of a primary prevention program for anxiety disorders using story books with children aged 9-12 years
    Stephane Bouchard
    Dept de Psychoéducation et de psychologie, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Succ Hull C P 1250, Gatineau, QC, J8X 3X7, Canada
    J Prim Prev 34:345-58. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Empathy toward virtual humans depicting a known or unknown person expressing pain
    Stephane Bouchard
    Department of Psychology, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:61-71. 2013
  5. pmc Using biofeedback while immersed in a stressful videogame increases the effectiveness of stress management skills in soldiers
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e36169. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Selection of key stressors to develop virtual environments for practicing stress management skills with military personnel prior to deployment
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 13:83-94. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Could virtual reality be effective in treating children with phobias?
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Cyberpsychology Lab, PO Box 1250, Station Hull, Gatineau, Quebec, J8X 3X7, Canada
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:207-13. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal relationship between dysfunctional beliefs, self-efficacy and panic apprehension in the treatment of panic disorder with agoraphobia
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais and Centre Hospitalier Pierre Janet, Canada
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:275-92. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of virtual reality exposure in the treatment of arachnophobia using 3D games
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, QC, Canada
    Technol Health Care 14:19-27. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint [Provides a guide to self-treatment as ethically acceptable compensation for having participated in a psychiatry research project]
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Département de Psychoéducation et de Psychologie, CP 1250, Succ Hull, Gatineau, QC, J8X 3X7 Courriel Les Instituts de Recherche en Sant6 du Canada se nommaient A l 6poque le Conseil de Recherches M6dicales
    J Int Bioethique 20:137-44,154. 2009

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Delivering cognitive-behavior therapy for panic disorder with agoraphobia in videoconference
    Stephane Bouchard
    Department of Psychoeducation and Psychology, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 10:13-25. 2004
    ..The importance of these results for treatment accessibility is discussed. Hypotheses are proposed to explain the rapid creation of strong therapeutic alliances in videoconferencing...
  2. ncbi request reprint Telepresence experienced in videoconference varies according to emotions involved in videoconference sessions
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais
    Stud Health Technol Inform 167:128-32. 2011
    ..Results showed that verbal exchanges involving stronger emotions increase telepresence. These results may explain why telepresence is so high in telepsychotherapy...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of a primary prevention program for anxiety disorders using story books with children aged 9-12 years
    Stephane Bouchard
    Dept de Psychoéducation et de psychologie, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Succ Hull C P 1250, Gatineau, QC, J8X 3X7, Canada
    J Prim Prev 34:345-58. 2013
    ..Conclusion: It is suggested that such an approach, without any labelling specific to anxiety disorders, can be useful in primary prevention programs. ..
  4. doi request reprint Empathy toward virtual humans depicting a known or unknown person expressing pain
    Stephane Bouchard
    Department of Psychology, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:61-71. 2013
    ..Multivariate regression analyses revealed that participants' feeling of social presence--impression that the known virtual character is really there, with them--was a significant predictor of empathy...
  5. pmc Using biofeedback while immersed in a stressful videogame increases the effectiveness of stress management skills in soldiers
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e36169. 2012
    ..Repeated-measure ANOVAs and ANCOVAs confirmed that practicing SMT was effective in reducing stress. Results are discussed in terms of the advantages of the proposed program for military personnel and the need to practice SMT...
  6. ncbi request reprint Selection of key stressors to develop virtual environments for practicing stress management skills with military personnel prior to deployment
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 13:83-94. 2010
    ..Information reported in this article could also be useful to document traumatic stressors experienced in theater of operations and their potential impact on psychological injuries...
  7. doi request reprint Could virtual reality be effective in treating children with phobias?
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Cyberpsychology Lab, PO Box 1250, Station Hull, Gatineau, Quebec, J8X 3X7, Canada
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:207-13. 2011
    ..Virtual reality may not increase children's motivation towards therapy unless their fearful apprehension is addressed before initiating the treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal relationship between dysfunctional beliefs, self-efficacy and panic apprehension in the treatment of panic disorder with agoraphobia
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais and Centre Hospitalier Pierre Janet, Canada
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:275-92. 2007
    ..Finally, this study does not support the hypothesis that exposure and cognitive restructuring operate through different mechanisms, namely a behavioral one and a cognitive one...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of virtual reality exposure in the treatment of arachnophobia using 3D games
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, QC, Canada
    Technol Health Care 14:19-27. 2006
    ..These promising results suggest that therapy using virtual reality exposure via a modified computer game is useful in the treatment of arachnophobia...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Provides a guide to self-treatment as ethically acceptable compensation for having participated in a psychiatry research project]
    Stephane Bouchard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Département de Psychoéducation et de Psychologie, CP 1250, Succ Hull, Gatineau, QC, J8X 3X7 Courriel Les Instituts de Recherche en Sant6 du Canada se nommaient A l 6poque le Conseil de Recherches M6dicales
    J Int Bioethique 20:137-44,154. 2009
    ..To sum up, this study is not an outcome study for a new form of therapy; it simply offers researchers data supporting the use of an alternative compensatory measure. Indeed, using a self-help book represents an interesting solution...
  11. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and presence during VR immersion: a comparative study of the reactions of phobic and non-phobic participants in therapeutic virtual environments derived from computer games
    Geneviève Robillard
    Psychoéducation, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Hull, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 6:467-76. 2003
    ..Group differences, correlations, and regression analyses indicate a synergistic relationship between presence and anxiety. These results do not support Slater's contention that presence and emotion are orthogonal...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive mechanisms underlying virtual reality exposure
    Sophie Côté
    Department of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 12:121-9. 2009
    ..These innovative results provide a very detailed and organized picture of the complex cognitive mechanisms involved in therapeutic change following in virtuo exposure for arachnophobia...
  13. ncbi request reprint The development of the SWEAT questionnaire: a scale measuring costs and efforts inherent to conducting exposure sessions
    Geneviève Robillard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Canada
    Stud Health Technol Inform 167:105-10. 2011
    ..Reliability analysis revealed three main factors in the construct of the SWEAT questionnaire. Results also showed that conducting exposure in VR is less of a burden and more readily adapted to the patients' needs than in vivo...
  14. doi request reprint Is virtual reality effective to motivate and raise interest in phobic children toward therapy? A clinical trial study of in vivo with in virtuo versus in vivo only treatment exposure
    Julie St-Jacques
    Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:924-31. 2010
    ..Another objective was the assessment of motivation as a predictor of treatment outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Presence as determined by fractal perceptual-motor dynamics
    Patrice Renaud
    Département de Psychologie et de Psychoéducation, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 10:122-30. 2007
    ..Fractal computations of gaze behavior are shown to be more effective than standard computations of eye movements in predicting presence...
  16. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled clinical trial of in virtuo and in vivo exposure for spider phobia
    David Michaliszyn
    Department of Psychology, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 13:689-95. 2010
    ..Differences in treatment groups were found on one of five measures of fear: greater improvement on the SBQ-F beliefs subscale was associated with in vivo exposure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sexual affordances, perceptual-motor invariance extraction and intentional nonlinear dynamics: sexually deviant and non-deviant patterns in male subjects
    Patrice Renaud
    Université du Québec en Outaouais, Institut Philippe Pinel de Montreal, Canada
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 14:463-89. 2010
    ..Results are interpreted in terms of sexual affordance, perceptual invariance extraction and intentional nonlinear dynamics...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the therapeutic alliance in face-to-face or videoconference treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Vanessa Germain
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 13:29-35. 2010
    ..The results indicate that a therapeutic alliance can develop very well in both treatment conditions and that there is no significant difference between the two. Certain clinical and practical implications are discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Sexual self-regulation and cognitive absorption as factors of sexual response toward virtual characters
    Patrice Renaud
    1 Département de psychoéducation et de psychologie, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Montreal, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 17:241-7. 2014
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  20. ncbi request reprint Scene perception, gaze behavior, and perceptual learning in virtual environments
    Guillaume Albert
    Département de Psychologie et de Psychoéducation, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 8:592-600. 2005
    ..Such findings could contribute in shedding light on learning mechanisms as well as providing additional support for validating virtual learning environments...
  21. ncbi request reprint Using virtual humans to alleviate social anxiety: preliminary report from a comparative outcome study
    Genevève Robillard
    Université du Québec en Outaouais
    Stud Health Technol Inform 154:57-60. 2010
    ..Results show significant reduction of anxiety on all questionnaires as well as statistically significant interactions between both treatment groups and the waiting list...
  22. ncbi request reprint Behavioral avoidance dynamics in the presence of a virtual spider
    Patrice Renaud
    Universite Du Quebec a Hull, Canada
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 6:235-43. 2002
    ..Results are interpreted in terms of ecological psychology and nonlinear dynamics, and implications for virtual reality (VR) psychology are outlined...
  23. doi request reprint Gambling exposure in virtual reality and modification of urge to gamble
    Isabelle Giroux
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 16:224-31. 2013
    ..Future studies should be conducted on virtual exposure over the course of several sessions, with the addition of a cognitive restructuring intervention...
  24. pmc Cognitive behavioural therapy and applied relaxation for generalized anxiety disorder: a time series analysis of change in worry and somatic anxiety
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:29-41. 2009
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of models of psychopathology that posit dynamic interactions between symptom clusters and in terms of the value of examining treatment mechanisms at the individual level...
  25. doi request reprint Crushing virtual cigarettes reduces tobacco addiction and treatment discontinuation
    Benoit Girard
    GRAP, Occupational Psychology Clinic, Saguenay, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 12:477-83. 2009
    ..Increased retention in the program is discussed as a potential explanation for treatment success, and hypotheses are raised about self-efficacy, motivation, and learning...
  26. ncbi request reprint Eye-tracking in immersive environments: a general methodology to analyze affordance-based interactions from oculomotor dynamics
    Patrice Renaud
    The Université du Québec en Outaouais, Institut Philippe Pinel de Montreal, and Centre Hospitalier Pierre Janet, Hull, Quebec, Canada
    Cyberpsychol Behav 6:519-26. 2003
    ..Some preliminary analyses of the dynamical properties of the emergent perceptual and motor patterns are presented as they are considered to be representative of the process of affordance extraction...