Andreas Wittorf

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Specificity of jumping to conclusions and attributional biases: a comparison between patients with schizophrenia, depression, and anorexia nervosa
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tubingen, and Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Medical University Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 17:262-86. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Secondary verbal memory: a potential endophenotype of schizophrenia
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Germany Osianderstrasse 24, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 38:601-12. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Quality and correlates of specific self-esteem at the beginning stabilisation phase of schizophrenia
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 179:130-8. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The influence of baseline symptoms and insight on the therapeutic alliance early in the treatment of schizophrenia
    Andreas Wittorf
    University of Tuebingen, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 24:259-67. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Neurocognitive effects of atypical and conventional antipsychotic drugs in schizophrenia: a naturalistic 6-month follow-up study
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 23:271-82. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Prediction of community outcome in schizophrenia 1 year after discharge from inpatient treatment
    Andreas Wittorf
    Dept of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Osiander Str 24, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:48-58. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Does the cognitive dispute of psychotic symptoms do harm to the therapeutic alliance?
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:478-85. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Adverse effects of cognitive behavioral therapy and cognitive remediation in schizophrenia: results of the treatment of negative symptoms study
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:569-76. 2012
  9. pmc Negative symptoms of schizophrenia as primary target of cognitive behavioral therapy: results of the randomized clinical TONES study
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tubingen, Osianderstrasse 24, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 37:S98-110. 2011
  10. pmc Cognitive behavioural therapy versus supportive therapy for persistent positive symptoms in psychotic disorders: the POSITIVE Study, a multicenter, prospective, single-blind, randomised controlled clinical trial
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    Trials 11:123. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Specificity of jumping to conclusions and attributional biases: a comparison between patients with schizophrenia, depression, and anorexia nervosa
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tubingen, and Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Medical University Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 17:262-86. 2012
    ..This cross-sectional study aimed to investigate the specificity of jumping to conclusions (JTC) and attributional biases (AB) for patients with schizophrenia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Secondary verbal memory: a potential endophenotype of schizophrenia
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Germany Osianderstrasse 24, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 38:601-12. 2004
    ..Thus, the secondary verbal memory seems to be a potential endophenotypic marker of schizophrenia, even for cases with a hypothetically lower genetic loading...
  3. doi request reprint Quality and correlates of specific self-esteem at the beginning stabilisation phase of schizophrenia
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 179:130-8. 2010
    ..Thus, our results suggest that specific self-esteem at the point of beginning stabilisation of schizophrenia is significantly confounded not only by depression but also by negative symptoms...
  4. doi request reprint The influence of baseline symptoms and insight on the therapeutic alliance early in the treatment of schizophrenia
    Andreas Wittorf
    University of Tuebingen, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 24:259-67. 2009
    ..However, only few studies have examined the association between pretreatment characteristics and alliance formation in patients with schizophrenia...
  5. doi request reprint Neurocognitive effects of atypical and conventional antipsychotic drugs in schizophrenia: a naturalistic 6-month follow-up study
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 23:271-82. 2008
    ..Administering antipsychotic medications in an individually optimized manner seems to have the potential to improve some aspects of neurocognition in schizophrenia, regardless of the kind of antipsychotic medication...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prediction of community outcome in schizophrenia 1 year after discharge from inpatient treatment
    Andreas Wittorf
    Dept of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Osiander Str 24, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:48-58. 2008
    ..The findings not only reemphasize that negative symptoms and cognitive dysfunctions are key determinants of community outcome but also point to a potential predictive relevance of positive symptoms...
  7. doi request reprint Does the cognitive dispute of psychotic symptoms do harm to the therapeutic alliance?
    Andreas Wittorf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:478-85. 2010
    ..Baseline symptoms and insight differentiated between the types of clusters. In conclusion, CBT-specific interventions that challenge psychotic symptoms do not necessarily negatively influence the course of the alliance...
  8. doi request reprint Adverse effects of cognitive behavioral therapy and cognitive remediation in schizophrenia: results of the treatment of negative symptoms study
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:569-76. 2012
    ..Therapists should be aware of a subgroup of patients who show symptom increases with large effect sizes and might require more intensive care...
  9. pmc Negative symptoms of schizophrenia as primary target of cognitive behavioral therapy: results of the randomized clinical TONES study
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tubingen, Osianderstrasse 24, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 37:S98-110. 2011
    ..In conclusion, psychotherapeutic intervention may be useful for the reduction of negative symptoms. However, there is no indication for specific effects of CBT compared with CR...
  10. pmc Cognitive behavioural therapy versus supportive therapy for persistent positive symptoms in psychotic disorders: the POSITIVE Study, a multicenter, prospective, single-blind, randomised controlled clinical trial
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Germany
    Trials 11:123. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Collaboration in outpatient antipsychotic drug treatment: analysis of potentially influencing factors
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 24, D 72116 T├╝bingen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 161:225-34. 2008
    ..The data indicate that illness and treatment-related subjective attitudes may be more relevant than side effects, cognitive functioning or any sociodemographic variable...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive behavioural treatment of negative symptoms in schizophrenia patients: study design of the TONES study, feasibility and safety of treatment
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tubingen, Osianderstrasse 24, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S149-54. 2009
    ..On the background of the data presented we conclude that CBT for the reduction of negative symptoms is feasible and can be conducted safely...
  13. ncbi request reprint Course of cognitive functioning during the stabilization phase of schizophrenia
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstrasse 24, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 42:259-67. 2008
    ..The statistically and clinically significant cognitive improvements should be ground for clinical optimism...
  14. doi request reprint Change mechanisms in psychotherapy: multiperspective assessment and relation to outcome
    Johannes Volker Mander
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Psychother Res 23:105-16. 2013
    ..Patient evaluations of change mechanisms were better predictors of outcome than the corresponding therapist evaluations...
  15. doi request reprint Patients with depression, somatoform disorders, and eating disorders on the stages of change: validation of a short version of the URICA
    Johannes Mander
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 49:519-27. 2012
    ..These findings implicate that a disorder-specific combination of action and relapse-prevention-oriented interventions might optimize outcome in inpatients with different psychiatric disorders...
  16. ncbi request reprint Disorganization and cognitive impairment in schizophrenia: independent symptom dimensions?
    Stefan Klingberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 24, 72076, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:532-40. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that disorganization and cognitive impairment represent different symptom dimensions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Increased BDNF serum concentration in fibromyalgia with or without depression or antidepressants
    Christoph Laske
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstrasse 24, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 41:600-5. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the results from our study indicate that BDNF may be involved in the pathophysiology of pain in FM. Nevertheless, how BDNF increases susceptibility to pain is still not known...
  18. ncbi request reprint BDNF serum and CSF concentrations in Alzheimer's disease, normal pressure hydrocephalus and healthy controls
    Christoph Laske
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Tuebingen, Osianderstr 24, D 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 41:387-94. 2007
    ..Further examinations have to follow to elucidate the potential sources and the meaning of reduced BDNF levels in the blood in AD and NPH...
  19. doi request reprint [Research into the feasibility of cognitive behavioural therapy in the treatment of psychotic disorders]
    Stefan Klingberg
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Tubingen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 59:141-8. 2009
    ..The psychotherapy research network "psychotherapy of psychotic syndromes" conducts research projects on these issues. The present paper gives an overview over the treatment and the scientific concept of this network...