Falk Leichsenring

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychodynamic psychotherapy: a systematic review of techniques, indications and empirical evidence
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Psychol Psychother 80:217-28. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled versus naturalistic studies: a new research agenda
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Bull Menninger Clin 68:137-51. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Patterns of interpersonal problems in borderline personality disorder
    Simone Salzer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Goettingen, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:94-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy in specific psychiatric disorders: a meta-analysis
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:1208-16. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Psychodynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy in social anxiety disorder: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 170:759-67. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy and cognitive-behavioural therapy in generalized anxiety disorder: 12-month follow-up
    Simone Salzer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Georg August University Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Can J Psychiatry 56:503-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Are psychodynamic and psychoanalytic therapies effective?: A review of empirical data
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn and University of Gottingen, von Sieboldstr 5, D 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    Int J Psychoanal 86:841-68. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy and psychodynamic psychotherapy: techniques, efficacy, and indications
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, University of Goettingen, Germany
    Am J Psychother 60:233-59. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Interpersonal subtypes and change of interpersonal problems in the treatment of patients with generalized anxiety disorder: a pilot study
    Simone Salzer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Georg August University Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 48:304-10. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [Psychotherapy and evidence-based medicine (EBM)--randomized controlled vs. naturalistic studies: is there only one gold standard?]
    Falk Leichsenring
    Niedersächsisches Landeskrankenhaus Tiefenbrunn und Klinik für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Georg August Universitat Gottingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 50:203-17. 2004

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychodynamic psychotherapy: a systematic review of techniques, indications and empirical evidence
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Psychol Psychother 80:217-28. 2007
    ..Evidence is reviewed for both efficacy and mechanisms of change of short- and moderate-term psychodynamic psychotherapy. Furthermore, results of effectiveness studies of long-term psychoanalytic therapy are reviewed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled versus naturalistic studies: a new research agenda
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Bull Menninger Clin 68:137-51. 2004
    ..In this article, a proposal is made to define levels of evidence of naturalistic studies. A gold standard for naturalistic studies is proposed...
  3. doi request reprint Patterns of interpersonal problems in borderline personality disorder
    Simone Salzer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Goettingen, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:94-8. 2013
    ..Our results stress the impact of interpersonal style on the appearance and treatment of BPD...
  4. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy in specific psychiatric disorders: a meta-analysis
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:1208-16. 2004
    ..The efficacy of psychodynamic therapy is controversial. Previous meta-analyses have reported discrepant results...
  5. doi request reprint Psychodynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy in social anxiety disorder: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 170:759-67. 2013
    ..For psychodynamic therapy, the response rate was comparable to rates reported for pharmacotherapy and cognitive-behavioral group therapy. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy and cognitive-behavioural therapy in generalized anxiety disorder: 12-month follow-up
    Simone Salzer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Georg August University Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Can J Psychiatry 56:503-8. 2011
    ..In this article, long-term stability of these effects will be examined. Effects of CBT and STPP will be compared...
  7. ncbi request reprint Are psychodynamic and psychoanalytic therapies effective?: A review of empirical data
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn and University of Gottingen, von Sieboldstr 5, D 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    Int J Psychoanal 86:841-68. 2005
    ..Conclusions are drawn for future research...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy and psychodynamic psychotherapy: techniques, efficacy, and indications
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, University of Goettingen, Germany
    Am J Psychother 60:233-59. 2006
    ..Psychotherapeutic techniques, major indications, and empirical evidence will be presented. The focus will be on empirically supported models of treatment...
  9. doi request reprint Interpersonal subtypes and change of interpersonal problems in the treatment of patients with generalized anxiety disorder: a pilot study
    Simone Salzer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Georg August University Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 48:304-10. 2011
    ..24) and the clusters displayed different changes in the two circumplex axes Dominance and Nurturance. Our study indicates that change of interpersonal problems needs to be specifically analyzed, even within homogenous diagnostic groups...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Psychotherapy and evidence-based medicine (EBM)--randomized controlled vs. naturalistic studies: is there only one gold standard?]
    Falk Leichsenring
    Niedersächsisches Landeskrankenhaus Tiefenbrunn und Klinik für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Georg August Universitat Gottingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 50:203-17. 2004
    ..The present article deals with the question as to which kind of evidence is necessary to demonstrate the effectiveness of a psychotherapeutic method...
  11. pmc Reduced amygdalar and hippocampal size in adults with generalized social phobia
    Eva Irle
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 35:126-31. 2010
    ..Structural and functional brain imaging studies suggest abnormalities of the amygdala and hippocampus in posttraumatic stress disorder and major depressive disorder. However, structural brain imaging studies in social phobia are lacking...
  12. doi request reprint The emerging evidence for long-term psychodynamic therapy
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Giessen, Germany
    Psychodyn Psychiatry 41:361-84. 2013
    ..However, the evidence for LTPP has not gone unchallenged. After several responses have addressed the raised concerns, a recent meta-analysis by Smit and colleagues (2012) again challenges the efficacy of LTPP...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychodynamic psychotherapy for social phobia: a treatment manual based on supportive-expressive therapy
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn, Goettingen, Germany
    Bull Menninger Clin 71:56-83. 2007
    ..The treatment manual is presently being used in a large-scale randomized controlled multicenter study comparing short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy in the treatment of social phobia...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of psychodynamic therapy and cognitive behavior therapy in the treatment of personality disorders: a meta-analysis
    Falk Leichsenring
    Department of Psychosomatics, University of Gottingen, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1223-32. 2003
    ..The authors conducted a meta-analysis to address the effectiveness of psychodynamic therapy and cognitive behavior therapy in the treatment of personality disorders...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tolerance of ambiguity: text analytic vs self-report measures in two nonclinical groups
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Giessen, Germany
    Percept Mot Skills 104:855-69. 2007
    ..In Study 2, 82 nonclinical subjects (43 women, M age = 34.0 yr.) were tested using the Reis inventory. The results obtained in these subjects are consistent with the hypothe-..
  16. ncbi request reprint Quality of depressive experiences in borderline personality disorders: differences between patients with borderline personality disorder and patients with higher levels of personality organization
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Germany
    Bull Menninger Clin 68:9-22. 2004
    ..In the patients with higher levels of personality organization, no such correlations were found. The results are discussed with regard to the understanding of borderline disorders, diagnosis, and therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint The Göttingen study of psychoanalytic therapy: first results
    Falk Leichsenring
    Clinic of Tiefenbrunn and Clinic of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, von Sieboldstr 5, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Int J Psychoanal 86:433-55. 2005
    ..At the end of therapy, 77% of the patients showed clinically significant improvements. In the 1-year follow-up group, this was true for 80%. Further results are presented and discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint [The effectiveness of psychodynamic therapy. A review using criteria of evidence-based medicine]
    Falk Leichsenring
    Klinik für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Von Siebold Str 5, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 48:139-62. 2002
    ..11 (observer-rated measures) for longer term psychodynamic therapy. Although there is evidence of the effectiveness of psychodynamic therapy, further research of specific forms of psychodynamic therapy in specific disorders is necessary...
  19. doi request reprint [The relationship between the experience and success of inpatient psychotherapy treatment among children and adolescents]
    Carola Cropp
    Asklepios Fachklinikum Tiefenbrunn, DE 37124 Rosdorf
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 36:205-13. 2008
    ..Examined here is the degree to which particular aspects of treatment experience in the inpatient psychotherapy of children and adolescents correlate significantly with the actual success of treatment...
  20. doi request reprint Therapist effects on outcome and alliance in inpatient psychotherapy
    Ulrike Dinger
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Clinical Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Psychol 64:344-54. 2008
    ..The relatively small therapist effect on outcome is attributed to compensatory mechanisms in the specific context of inpatient therapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint [The effectiveness of psychoanalytic-interactional therapy in borderline personality disorder: a study of clinical data]
    Falk Leichsenring
    Niedersächsisches Landeskrankenhaus Tiefenbrunn
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 53:129-43. 2007
    ..g. patients with borderline personality disorders, prepsychotic disorders, addictions and perversions...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Results of inpatient psychiatric and psychotherapeutic treatment of patients with schizophrenia, schizoaffective and other psychotic disorders]
    Falk Leichsenring
    Niedersaechsisches Landeskrankenhaus Tiefenbrunn, Department of Psychotherapy, Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine, D 37124 Rosendorf, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 51:23-37. 2005
    ..Psychopharmacological treatments are included if necessary. This article reports the results of the treatment of a sample of patients with schizophrenic and other psychotic disorders (ICD-10: F20-F25)...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Results of psychoanalytic long-term therapy in specific diagnostic groups: improvement in symptoms and interpersonal relationships]
    Thorsten Jakobsen
    Institut für Psychotherapieforschung und Qualitätssicherung, Heidelberg, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 53:87-110. 2007
    ..Specifically, the research question addressed the efficacy of long-term therapy in specific diagnostic groups and was was compared with that of a parallel group who underwent shorter-term psychodynamic therapy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Results of psychodynamically oriented trauma-focused inpatient treatment for women with complex posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and borderline personality disorder (BPD)
    Ulrich Sachsse
    University of Kassel and Psychiatric State Hospital of Lower Saxony Goettingen, Germany
    Bull Menninger Clin 70:125-44. 2006
    ..g., general symptom distress, frequency of self-mutilating behavior, number of hospitalizations). The frequency of inpatient treatments (hospitalizations) decreased dramatically (< 10 days annually; effect size: d = 2.88)...
  25. ncbi request reprint [The generalized anxiety disorder--disease pattern, diagnostics and therapy]
    Falk Leichsenring
    Klinik für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Von Siebold Str 5, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 48:235-55. 2002
    ..This may be linked to the less dramatic symptomatology and the diagnostic criteria which were first clearly defined by DSM-IIIR and ICD-10. This article reviews diagnostics, epidemiology and current research on psychotherapy in GAD...
  26. doi request reprint Effectiveness of long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy: a meta-analysis
    Falk Leichsenring
    Department of Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Giessen, Ludwigstrasse 76, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    JAMA 300:1551-65. 2008
    ..The place of long-term psychodynamic psychotherapy (LTPP) within psychiatry is controversial. Convincing outcome research for LTPP has been lacking...