Florian Weck

Summary

Affiliation: Frankfurt am Main
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Previous experiences with illness and traumatic experiences: a specific risk factor for hypochondriasis?
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany Electronic address
    Psychosomatics 55:362-71. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessing treatment integrity in cognitive-behavioral therapy: comparing session segments with entire sessions
    Florian Weck
    University of Frankfurt Electronic address
    Behav Ther 45:541-52. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Treatment of mental hypochondriasis: a case report
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstrasse 40 42, 60486, Frankfurt, Germany
    Psychiatr Q 85:57-64. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Relapses in recurrent depression 1 year after maintenance cognitive-behavioral therapy: the role of therapist adherence, competence, and the therapeutic alliance
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:140-5. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint The German version of the H-YBOCS for the assessment of hypochondriacal cognitions and behaviors: development, reliability and validity
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstrasse 40 42, D 60486, Frankfurt, Germany
    Int J Behav Med 20:618-26. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between therapist competence and homework compliance in maintenance cognitive therapy for recurrent depression: secondary analysis of a randomized trial
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt D 60486 Frankfurt, Germany
    Behav Ther 44:162-72. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Relapses in recurrent depression 1 year after psychoeducational treatment: the role of therapist adherence and competence, and the therapeutic alliance
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 195:51-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Assessment of adherence and competence in cognitive therapy: comparing session segments with entire sessions
    Florian Weck
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstr 40 42, Frankfurt D 60486, Germany
    Psychother Res 21:658-69. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The restrictive concept of good health in patients with hypochondriasis
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Anxiety Disord 26:792-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Reliability of adherence and competence assessment in psychoeducational treatment: influence of clinical experience
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:983-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Previous experiences with illness and traumatic experiences: a specific risk factor for hypochondriasis?
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany Electronic address
    Psychosomatics 55:362-71. 2014
    ..However, empirical research is insufficient and lacks adequate comparison groups...
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessing treatment integrity in cognitive-behavioral therapy: comparing session segments with entire sessions
    Florian Weck
    University of Frankfurt Electronic address
    Behav Ther 45:541-52. 2014
    ..The findings demonstrate that session segments are an adequate and cost-effective alternative to entire sessions for the evaluation of therapist adherence and competence. ..
  3. doi request reprint Treatment of mental hypochondriasis: a case report
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstrasse 40 42, 60486, Frankfurt, Germany
    Psychiatr Q 85:57-64. 2014
    ..Cognitive treatment strategies for hypochondriasis (e.g., attention training, behavioral experiments) also proved effective in this case of mental hypochondriasis. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Relapses in recurrent depression 1 year after maintenance cognitive-behavioral therapy: the role of therapist adherence, competence, and the therapeutic alliance
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:140-5. 2013
    ..For the psychotherapeutic treatment of recurrent depression and the prevention of relapse, sufficient attention should be paid to the therapeutic alliance...
  5. ncbi request reprint The German version of the H-YBOCS for the assessment of hypochondriacal cognitions and behaviors: development, reliability and validity
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstrasse 40 42, D 60486, Frankfurt, Germany
    Int J Behav Med 20:618-26. 2013
    ..Recently, the Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale was adapted for the dimensional assessment of hypochondriacal characteristics (H-YBOCS) and yielded promising results...
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between therapist competence and homework compliance in maintenance cognitive therapy for recurrent depression: secondary analysis of a randomized trial
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt D 60486 Frankfurt, Germany
    Behav Ther 44:162-72. 2013
    ..e., competence in reviewing homework) is associated with patient compliance with homework, and therefore, provides further empirical evidence of the importance of therapist competence in the psychotherapeutic process...
  7. doi request reprint Relapses in recurrent depression 1 year after psychoeducational treatment: the role of therapist adherence and competence, and the therapeutic alliance
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 195:51-5. 2012
    ..However, the correlation disappeared when controlled for the number of previous depressive episodes. The latter was the most important predictor of time to relapse, explaining 15% of variance...
  8. doi request reprint Assessment of adherence and competence in cognitive therapy: comparing session segments with entire sessions
    Florian Weck
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Varrentrappstr 40 42, Frankfurt D 60486, Germany
    Psychother Res 21:658-69. 2011
    ..The implications of these results are important in terms of reducing time and costs associated with the judgment process...
  9. doi request reprint The restrictive concept of good health in patients with hypochondriasis
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Anxiety Disord 26:792-8. 2012
    ..The misinterpretation of bodily symptoms demonstrates to be a highly specific characteristic of hypochondriasis...
  10. doi request reprint Reliability of adherence and competence assessment in psychoeducational treatment: influence of clinical experience
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:983-6. 2011
    ..Adherence and competence ratings of experts and novices showed high concordance. These results carry implications in terms of reducing costs associated with the judgment process...
  11. doi request reprint Dysfunctional beliefs about symptoms and illness in patients with hypochondriasis
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Psychosomatics 53:148-54. 2012
    ..However, specificity of such beliefs has not yet been adequately demonstrated for patients with hypochondriasis...
  12. doi request reprint Screening for hypochondriasis with the Illness Attitude Scales
    Florian Weck
    Department for Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Pers Assess 92:260-8. 2010
    ..92) and specificity (.90) as well as demonstrating convergent and discriminant validity. We found evidence for the superiority of the BP subscale over the Whiteley-7 in the screening of hypochondriasis...
  13. doi request reprint Reliability of adherence and competence assessment in cognitive behavioral therapy: influence of clinical experience
    Florian Weck
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:276-9. 2011
    ..Results revealed that therapists' adherence could be evaluated satisfactorily by trained novices with some restrictions, but not their competence...
  14. doi request reprint [Psychoeducation for depression--features of interventions and therapeutic competencies]
    Florian Weck
    Abteilung Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Frankfurt, Frankfurt
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 61:148-53. 2011
    ..46). The SK-P is therefore a promising instrument for reviewing competencies of therapists treating depression with psychoeducation...
  15. pmc Treatment specific competence predicts outcome in cognitive therapy for social anxiety disorder
    Denise M Ginzburg
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 50:747-52. 2012
    ..Further research is needed to compare different ways of assessing competence and to understand the complex relationships between competence and other therapy factors that are likely to influence outcome...
  16. doi request reprint Maintenance cognitive-behavioral therapy and manualized psychoeducation in the treatment of recurrent depression: a multicenter prospective randomized controlled trial
    Ulrich Stangier
    Department of Psychology, University of Frankfurt, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 170:624-32. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint Nondisclosure during psychotherapy supervision: validation of the German version of the Supervisory Questionnaire (SQ)
    Marion Jakob
    a Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Psychother Res 24:42-51. 2014
    ..Additionally assessed supervisee characteristics accounted for 16% of the variance in nondisclosure. These results provide general support for the reliability and validity of the SQ in a large sample of supervisees...
  18. doi request reprint Assessing Bodily Preoccupations is sufficient: clinically effective screening for hypochondriasis
    Volkmar Höfling
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 75:526-31. 2013
    ..This identification is achieved by means of two brief standardised screening instruments, namely the Bodily Preoccupation (BP) Scale with 3 items and the Whiteley-7 (WI-7) with 7 items...