Derek P de Beurs

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Longitudinal measurement invariance of the Beck Scale for Suicide Ideation
    Derek P de Beurs
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, the Netherlands EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 225:368-73. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Applying computer adaptive testing to optimize online assessment of suicidal behavior: a simulation study
    Derek Paul De Beurs
    Faculty of Psychology and Education, Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 16:e207. 2014
  3. pmc Reducing patients' suicide ideation through training mental health teams in the application of the Dutch multidisciplinary practice guideline on assessment and treatment of suicidal behavior: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Derek P de Beurs
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 14:372. 2013
  4. pmc Improving the application of a practice guideline for the assessment and treatment of suicidal behavior by training the full staff of psychiatric departments via an e-learning supported Train-the-Trainer program: study protocol for a randomized controlled
    Derek P de Beurs
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 14:9. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The effects of psychotherapy for adult depression on suicidality and hopelessness: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 144:183-90. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Longitudinal measurement invariance of the Beck Scale for Suicide Ideation
    Derek P de Beurs
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, the Netherlands EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 225:368-73. 2015
    ..This means that changes in test-scores over time can be attributed to true changes in the construct of interest. These findings legitimate the use of the 19 item scale and the five-item screener in longitudinal assessments. ..
  2. doi request reprint Applying computer adaptive testing to optimize online assessment of suicidal behavior: a simulation study
    Derek Paul De Beurs
    Faculty of Psychology and Education, Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 16:e207. 2014
    ..Computer adaptive testing (CAT) can be used to reduce response burden and improve accuracy, and make the available pencil-and-paper tools more appropriate for online administration...
  3. pmc Reducing patients' suicide ideation through training mental health teams in the application of the Dutch multidisciplinary practice guideline on assessment and treatment of suicidal behavior: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Derek P de Beurs
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 14:372. 2013
    ..The main objective of this study is to examine whether patients of multidisciplinary teams who are trained in guideline application show greater recovery from suicide ideation than patients of untrained teams...
  4. pmc Improving the application of a practice guideline for the assessment and treatment of suicidal behavior by training the full staff of psychiatric departments via an e-learning supported Train-the-Trainer program: study protocol for a randomized controlled
    Derek P de Beurs
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 14:9. 2013
    ..We hypothesize that both professionals and departments will benefit from the program...
  5. doi request reprint The effects of psychotherapy for adult depression on suicidality and hopelessness: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 144:183-90. 2013
    ..Although treatment guidelines suggest that suicidal patients with depression should be treated for depression with psychotherapy, it is not clear whether these psychological treatments actually reduce suicidal ideation or suicide risk...