NICOLAS RUSCH

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Affiliation: University of Freiburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Motivational interviewing to improve insight and treatment adherence in schizophrenia
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 26:23-32. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Measuring shame and guilt by self-report questionnaires: a validation study
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 150:313-25. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-stigma in women with borderline personality disorder and women with social phobia
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:766-73. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-stigma, empowerment, and perceived legitimacy of discrimination among women with mental illness
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatr Serv 57:399-402. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental illness stigma: concepts, consequences, and initiatives to reduce stigma
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 20:529-39. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [The stigma of mental illness: concepts, forms, and consequences]
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Abteilung Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Freiburg
    Psychiatr Prax 32:221-32. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of dropout from inpatient dialectical behavior therapy among women with borderline personality disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:497-503. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of posttraumatic stress disorder on dysfunctional implicit and explicit emotions among women with borderline personality disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:537-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Shame and implicit self-concept in women with borderline personality disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 164:500-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Extraction of prefronto-amygdalar pathways by combining probability maps
    Tobias Bracht
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 174:217-22. 2009

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Motivational interviewing to improve insight and treatment adherence in schizophrenia
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 26:23-32. 2002
    ..Motivational Interviewing can, with specific modifications for persons with schizophrenia, successfully increase their insight and compliance, because it allows them to explore their own goals and to take a more active role in treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Measuring shame and guilt by self-report questionnaires: a validation study
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 150:313-25. 2007
    ..The discriminant validity of the TOSCA-3 to distinguish between shame- and guilt-proneness may be diminished in clinical samples. The measure of state shame (ESS) showed a large overlap with state anxiety...
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-stigma in women with borderline personality disorder and women with social phobia
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:766-73. 2006
    ..This may reflect intense labeling processes as being mentally ill due to repeated hospitalizations, frequent interpersonal difficulties, and visible scars...
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-stigma, empowerment, and perceived legitimacy of discrimination among women with mental illness
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatr Serv 57:399-402. 2006
    ..The authors hypothesized that a high level of perceived discrimination, little sense of identification with the group of people with mental illness, and a high level of perceived legitimacy of discrimination lead to self-stigma...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental illness stigma: concepts, consequences, and initiatives to reduce stigma
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 20:529-39. 2005
    ..Well-designed anti-stigma initiatives will help to diminish negative consequences of mental illness stigma...
  6. ncbi request reprint [The stigma of mental illness: concepts, forms, and consequences]
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Abteilung Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Freiburg
    Psychiatr Prax 32:221-32. 2005
    ..Persons with mental illness frequently encounter public stigma and may suffer from self-stigma. We aim to clarify the concept of mental illness stigma and discuss important consequences for people with mental illness...
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of dropout from inpatient dialectical behavior therapy among women with borderline personality disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:497-503. 2008
    ..Experiential avoidance and anxiety may be associated with dropout in inpatient DBT. Low life-time suicidality and high anger could reflect a subtype at risk for discontinuation of inpatient treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of posttraumatic stress disorder on dysfunctional implicit and explicit emotions among women with borderline personality disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:537-9. 2007
    ..Self-reported guilt proneness and implicit anxiety may mediate the negative impact of comorbid PTSD on women with BPD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Shame and implicit self-concept in women with borderline personality disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 164:500-8. 2007
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  10. doi request reprint Extraction of prefronto-amygdalar pathways by combining probability maps
    Tobias Bracht
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 174:217-22. 2009
    ..We believe that our approach provides a promising tool to assess the integrity of specific structural connections in patients with neuropsychiatric disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Frontolimbic glutamate alterations in first episode schizophrenia: evidence from a magnetic resonance spectroscopy study
    Hans M Olbrich
    Section for Experimental NeuroPsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 9:59-63. 2008
    ..Absolute-quantification [1H]MRS can reveal glutamatergic abnormalities which might play an important role in the pathogenesis and course of schizophrenia...
  12. doi request reprint Neurochemical alterations in women with borderline personality disorder and comorbid attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:372-81. 2010
    ..Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is associated with structural and functional brain changes. Recent models and findings refer to alterations of glutamate and total N-acetylaspartate (tNAA) in this condition...
  13. doi request reprint Reduced interhemispheric structural connectivity between anterior cingulate cortices in borderline personality disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 181:151-4. 2010
    ..Decreased interhemispheric structural connectivity between both ACCs may be a structural correlate of BPD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clonidine in acute aversive inner tension and self-injurious behavior in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    Alexandra Philipsen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Freiburg, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1414-9. 2004
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  15. doi request reprint Small amygdala-high aggression? The role of the amygdala in modulating aggression in healthy subjects
    Swantje Matthies
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Centre Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 13:75-81. 2012
    ..In order to better understand the physiological role of the amygdala in modulating aggressive behaviour we investigated the relationship between amygdala volumes and lifetime aggression in healthy subjects...
  16. doi request reprint Emotional reactions to standardized stimuli in women with borderline personality disorder: stronger negative affect, but no differences in reactivity
    Gitta A Jacob
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Freiburg, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:808-15. 2009
    ..Extreme negative affectivity may be a more appropriate description of BPD-related emotional problems than emotional hyperreactivity...
  17. pmc Corpus callosum abnormalities in women with borderline personality disorder and comorbid attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Rüsch, Zahn, Ebert, Tebartz van Elst Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, and the South German Brain Imaging Center, Freiburg, Germany
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 32:417-22. 2007
    ..Recent models suggest impaired structural and functional connectivity in this condition. To investigate this, we studied the thickness of the corpus callosum, the largest connecting fibre bundle in the human brain...
  18. doi request reprint Time course of anger and other emotions in women with borderline personality disorder: a preliminary study
    Gitta A Jacob
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:391-402. 2008
    ..The BPD group showed also stronger negative emotions over the whole experiment. The study is the first to demonstrate prolonged anger reactions in BPD patients in an experimental setting...
  19. doi request reprint Visual cortex abnormalities in adults with ADHD: a structural MRI study
    Johannes Ahrendts
    Section for Experimental NeuroPsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 12:260-70. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to clarify the involvement of prefronto-striatal and posterior parietal areas in adult ADHD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical and structural correlates of executive dysfunction in schizophrenia
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Schizophr Res 99:155-63. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of Coming Out Proud to reduce stigma's impact among people with mental illness: pilot randomised controlled trial
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Nicolas Rüsch, MD, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland, and Department of Psychiatry II, University of Ulm, Germany Elvira Abbruzzese, PhD, Eva Hagedorn, MA, Daniel Hartenhauer, MA, Ilias Kaufmann, MA, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Zurich, Switzerland Jan Curschellas, BA, Stephanie Ventling, MSc, Gianfranco Zuaboni, MScN, René Bridler, MD, Sanatorium Kilchberg, Switzerland Manfred Olschewski, MSc, Department of Medical Biometry and Statistics, University of Freiburg, Germany Wolfram Kawohl, MD, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland Wulf Rössler, MD, MSc, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics
    Br J Psychiatry 204:391-7. 2014
    ..Some effects diminished during the 3-week follow-up period. Conclusions Coming Out Proud has immediate positive effects on disclosure- and stigma stress-related variables and may thus alleviate stigma's negative impact. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Inferior frontal white matter microstructure and patterns of psychopathology in women with borderline personality disorder and comorbid attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    NICOLAS RUSCH
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Neuroimage 35:738-47. 2007
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