H Dressing

Summary

Affiliation: Central Institute of Mental Health
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi [Stalking--from psychoterror to murder]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim, Germany
    Nervenarzt 73:1112-5. 2002
  2. ncbi [Is there an increase in the number of compulsory admissions of mentally ill patients in European Union Member States?]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Gesundheitswesen 66:240-5. 2004
  3. ncbi Stalking behavior - an overview of the problem and a case report of male-to-male stalking during delusional disorder
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychopathology 35:313-8. 2002
  4. ncbi Compulsory admission of mentally ill patients in European Union Member States
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:797-803. 2004
  5. ncbi [Compulsory admission of mentally ill patients in European union member States]
    Harald Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 31:34-9. 2004
  6. ncbi [Psychiatric significance of stalking]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Gesundheitswesen 67:869-71. 2005
  7. ncbi Forensic psychiatric assessment in European Union member states
    H Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, J5, University of Heidelberg, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:282-9. 2006
  8. ncbi [Symptom validity tests in psychiatric assessment: a critical review]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Versicherungsmedizin 62:163-7. 2010
  9. doi [Expert opinion on post-traumatic stress disorder]
    H Dressing
    Forensische Psychiatrie, Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 78:475-8. 2010
  10. doi [Risk assessment of threatened amok. New responsibilities for psychiatry?]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Universitat Heidelberg, J 5, 68159, Mannheim, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 81:594-601. 2010

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi [Stalking--from psychoterror to murder]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim, Germany
    Nervenarzt 73:1112-5. 2002
    ..Members of the medical profession and other socially exposed people are especially potential victims of stalkers. Therefore, information on this topic is necessary in order to deal with it in a professional manner...
  2. ncbi [Is there an increase in the number of compulsory admissions of mentally ill patients in European Union Member States?]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Gesundheitswesen 66:240-5. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi Stalking behavior - an overview of the problem and a case report of male-to-male stalking during delusional disorder
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychopathology 35:313-8. 2002
    ..Special gender aspects are discussed by presenting a case history of male-to-male stalking...
  4. ncbi Compulsory admission of mentally ill patients in European Union Member States
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:797-803. 2004
    ..This study aimed at gathering, describing and analysing information on the differences or similarities of legal frameworks for involuntary placement and treatment of mentally ill patients across the European Union Member States...
  5. ncbi [Compulsory admission of mentally ill patients in European union member States]
    Harald Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 31:34-9. 2004
    ..This study aimed at gathering, describing and analysing information on the differences or similarities of legal frameworks for involuntary placement and treatment of mentally ill patients across the European Union Member States...
  6. ncbi [Psychiatric significance of stalking]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Gesundheitswesen 67:869-71. 2005
    ..To provide an overview on the psychiatric significance of stalking and the implications for the health care system...
  7. ncbi Forensic psychiatric assessment in European Union member states
    H Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, J5, University of Heidelberg, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:282-9. 2006
    ..To provide a structured description and cross-boundary comparison of legal frameworks and training standards relevant for forensic psychiatric assessment in European Union member states before the extension in May 2004...
  8. ncbi [Symptom validity tests in psychiatric assessment: a critical review]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Versicherungsmedizin 62:163-7. 2010
    ..Therefore, symptom validity tests cannot differentiate between malingering and somatoform disorder. Test results have to be considered carefully in the medicolegal context and require thorough clinical assessment...
  9. doi [Expert opinion on post-traumatic stress disorder]
    H Dressing
    Forensische Psychiatrie, Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 78:475-8. 2010
    ..The significance of symptom validity tests is critically discussed. Test results have to be considered carefully in the medicolegal context and require thorough clinical assessment...
  10. doi [Risk assessment of threatened amok. New responsibilities for psychiatry?]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Universitat Heidelberg, J 5, 68159, Mannheim, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 81:594-601. 2010
    ..Prospective research approaches that integrate psychopathological and neurobiological methods are urgently needed...
  11. ncbi [Malingering of post-traumatic stress disorder]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Versicherungsmedizin 60:8-13. 2008
    ..This paper outlines the general problems and assessment strategies involved in the detection of malingering. A special focus is placed on the typical presentation of malingered PTSD symptoms...
  12. ncbi [Multiaxial classification of stalking. Guidelines for the assessment of criminal liability and prognosis]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg, J 5, Mannheim
    Nervenarzt 78:764, 766-8, 770-2. 2007
    ..The central components of the forensic psychiatric assessment remain the known diagnostic categories, the effects of which on behaviour can be analysed...
  13. doi [Are journalists more frequently victims of stalking? Results of first empirical examinations]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg
    Gesundheitswesen 69:699-703. 2007
    ..Since stalking may cause severe psychological distress in the victims and, in some cases, puts them in severe risk of aggressive violence, preventive strategies should be considered...
  14. doi Efficacy and tolerability of ziprasidone versus risperidone as augmentation in patients partially responsive to clozapine: a randomised controlled clinical trial
    Mathias Zink
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    J Psychopharmacol 23:305-14. 2009
    ..The side effects differed between the treatment groups. Further head-to-head comparisons of atypical antipsychotics as add-on to clozapine are necessary...
  15. doi [Cyberstalking]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg, J 5, 68159, Mannheim
    Nervenarzt 80:833-6. 2009
    ..The need for a scientific definition of cyberstalking and for future studies is presented. Since it is likely that psychiatrists will encounter victims of cyberstalking they should have knowledge of this phenomenon...
  16. ncbi Clozapine in patients with chronic schizophrenia: serum level, EEG and memory performance
    G Adler
    Clinical Neurophysiology Service, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 35:190-4. 2002
    ..These findings may suggest that clozapine treatment brings about dose-dependent impairments of vigilance and memory, for which a reduction of high-frequency EEG activity is indicative...
  17. ncbi [Stalking--what does the family doctor need to know?]
    H Dressing
    Zentralinstitut für seelische Gesundheit J5, Mannheim
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:41-3. 2006
    ..In the light of the above, it is of great importance that the physician should thoroughly familiarize himself with the problems associated with stalking...
  18. ncbi Combination of ziprasidone and clozapine in treatment-resistant schizophrenia
    M Zink
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Mannheim, Germany
    Hum Psychopharmacol 19:271-3. 2004
    ..The reported combination is a promising option in cases of treatment-resistant schizophrenia and should be further evaluated in prospective studies...
  19. ncbi [Augmenting atypical antipsychotic medications with clozapin]
    M Zink
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Mannheim, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 76:1092, 1094-8, 1100-2. 2005
    ..We discuss criteria for the indication for augmenting clozapine therapy and the differential indication for existing alternatives. Additional randomized prospective trials are needed in order to evaluate these strategies systematically...
  20. ncbi [For and against: increase of compulsory admissions of psychiatric patients]
    Peter Muller
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, 37075 Gottingen
    Psychiatr Prax 33:157-9. 2006
  21. ncbi Epidemiology of involuntary placement of mentally ill people across the European Union
    Hans Joachim Salize
    Mental Health Services Research Unit, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 184:163-8. 2004
    ..Rapid European integration and other political developments require valid and reliable international overviews, sound studies and profound analyses of this controversial issue...
  22. ncbi [Ziprasidone-augmentation of clozapine]
    Mathias Zink
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 31:259-61. 2004
    ..In cases of treatment-resistant schizophrenic psychoses combined application of atypical antipsychotic drugs is an often-used strategy...
  23. ncbi Pedophilia: neuropsychological evidence encouraging a brain network perspective
    Heike Tost
    Central Institute of Mental Health, NMR Research in Psychiatry, P O Box 122120, 68072 Mannheim, Germany
    Med Hypotheses 63:528-31. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi [Prevalence of stalking in Germany]
    Harald Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg
    Psychiatr Prax 32:73-8. 2005
    ..The present study aimed at gathering information on the lifetime prevalence and impact of stalking on victims in a German community...
  25. ncbi [Placement and treatment of mentally ill offenders--basic concepts and service provision in European Union Member States]
    Hans Joachim Salize
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 34:388-94. 2007
    ..European overviews are missing. Major indicators have not been standardized yet, which is a serious obstacle for cross-boundary comparisons...
  26. ncbi Legal frameworks and key concepts regulating diversion and treatment of mentally disordered offenders in European Union member states
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 22:427-32. 2007
    ..There is only limited research on the various legal regulations governing assessment, placement and treatment of mentally ill offenders in European Union member states (EU-member states)...
  27. ncbi [Involuntary hospital admissions of mentally ill patients--how specific are differences among the German Federal States?]
    Hans Joachim Salize
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, J5, 68159 Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 34:S196-202. 2007
    ..Sector-specific rates and quotas for Germany as a whole and for the sixteen Federal States were calculated, and the change of these indicators between 1993 and 2003 analysed...
  28. ncbi Admission of mentally disordered offenders to specialized forensic care in fifteen European Union member states
    Hans Joachim Salize
    Mental Health Services Research Group, Central Institute of Mental Health, J 5, 68159, Mannheim, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:336-42. 2007
    ..Against poor evidence the rapid European integration and the strive for models of good practice require valid and reliable international overviews, sound studies and profound analyses of this most controversial issue...
  29. ncbi How harmonized are we? Forensic mental health legislation and service provision in the European Union
    Hans Joachim Salize
    Crim Behav Ment Health 15:143-7. 2005
  30. ncbi The epidemiology and characteristics of stalking
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim ZI, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:395-9. 2006
    ..This article summarizes major results in the field of epidemiology and characteristics of stalking, as published in literature between 2003 and October 2005...
  31. ncbi [Mental health impact of stalking in men and women]
    Christine Kuehner
    AG Verlaufs und Interventionsforschung, Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 56:336-41. 2006
    ..In contrast, the associations of stalking victimization with poor mental health, psychosocial functioning, and use of medication were largely comparable across gender...
  32. ncbi Lifetime prevalence and impact of stalking in a European population: epidemiological data from a middle-sized German city
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim ZI, J 5, D 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 187:168-72. 2005
    ..There is a lack of community-based studies on prevalence rates of stalking and the impact of stalking on victims in European countries...
  33. ncbi [Dilemmas of expert opinion and coercive treatment according to section sign 64 German penal code]
    Klaus Hoffmann
    Zentrum für Psychiatrie, Reichenau, Germany
    Psychiatr Prax 33:398-400. 2006
    ..There is also a dramatic increase in dropout-rates with regard to coercive therapeutic interventions in forensic facilities specialized in the treatment of offenders addicted to drugs or alcohol...
  34. ncbi What can we learn from the first community-based epidemiological study on stalking in Germany?
    Harald Dressing
    Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim ZI J 5 D 68159 Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Law Psychiatry 30:10-7. 2007
    ..Implications for forensic psychiatric assessment and treatment of stalkers as well as for management of stalking victims are discussed...
  35. ncbi Increased risk of mental disorders among lifetime victims of stalking--findings from a community study
    Christine Kuehner
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Research Group Longitudinal and Intervention Research, P O Box 122120, 68072 Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 22:142-5. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess associations between stalking victimization and specific DSM-IV mental disorders in a community sample...
  36. ncbi [Münchhausen syndrome: diagnosis and management]
    Wagner F Gattaz
    Instituto Central de Saúde Mental, Mannheim, Brasil
    Rev Assoc Med Bras 49:220-4. 2003
    ....
  37. doi Implications of fMRI and genetics for the law and the routine practice of forensic psychiatry
    Harald Dressing
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurocase 14:7-14. 2008
    ..Rather, optimal integration of neurobiological findings requires cooperation among many disciplines such as medicine, criminology, sociology, psychology, politics and neuroscience...