Giancarlo Dimaggio

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Early narcissistic transference patterns: an exploratory single case study from the perspective of dialogical self theory
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training school in psychotherapy, Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Psychother 79:495-516. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Know yourself and you shall know the other... to a certain extent: multiple paths of influence of self-reflection on mindreading
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva, Via Ravenna 9 C, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Conscious Cogn 17:778-89. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Differences between axes depend on where you set the bar: associations among symptoms, interpersonal relationship and alexithymia with number of personality disorder criteria
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Third Center of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Disord 27:371-82. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Metacognitive interpersonal therapy for narcissistic personality disorder and associated perfectionism
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Center for Metacognitive Interpersonal Therapy, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 68:922-34. 2012
  5. doi request reprint General principles for treating personality disorder with a prominent inhibitedness trait: towards an operationalizing integrated technique
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Centro di Terapia Metacognitiva Interpersonale, Piazza Martiri di Belfiore 4, 00195, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Disord 26:63-83. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Mental state understanding in adult psychiatric disorders: impact on symptoms, social functioning and treatment
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Third Center of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 190:1-2. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Treating patients with two or more personality disorders: an introduction
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 64:127-38. 2008
  8. doi request reprint States of minds in narcissistic personality disorder: three psychotherapies analyzed using the grid of problematic states
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Res 18:466-80. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy in light of internal multiplicity
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training School of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 63:119-27. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Impaired self-reflection in psychiatric disorders among adults: a proposal for the existence of a network of semi independent functions
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training School in Psychotherapy Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva, Via Ravenna 9 C, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Conscious Cogn 18:653-64. 2009

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Early narcissistic transference patterns: an exploratory single case study from the perspective of dialogical self theory
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training school in psychotherapy, Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Psychother 79:495-516. 2006
    ..Implications for treatment are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Know yourself and you shall know the other... to a certain extent: multiple paths of influence of self-reflection on mindreading
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva, Via Ravenna 9 C, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Conscious Cogn 17:778-89. 2008
    ..We finally discuss the implications for research and practice and consider whether there are conditions in which the reverse is true, where self-reflection might impair mindreading or in which mindreading may facilitate self-reflection...
  3. doi request reprint Differences between axes depend on where you set the bar: associations among symptoms, interpersonal relationship and alexithymia with number of personality disorder criteria
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Third Center of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Disord 27:371-82. 2013
    ..It instead may be more fruitful to consider group differences in terms of numbers of personality disorder traits met...
  4. doi request reprint Metacognitive interpersonal therapy for narcissistic personality disorder and associated perfectionism
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Center for Metacognitive Interpersonal Therapy, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 68:922-34. 2012
    ..We describe here a successful case of MIT applied to a man in his early 20's with narcissism, perfectionism, and significant co-occurrence of Axis I and Axis II disorders...
  5. doi request reprint General principles for treating personality disorder with a prominent inhibitedness trait: towards an operationalizing integrated technique
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Centro di Terapia Metacognitiva Interpersonale, Piazza Martiri di Belfiore 4, 00195, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Disord 26:63-83. 2012
    ..The procedure is illustrated by reference to the treatment of cases of emotionally overly-constricted PDs. We include a theoretical proposal to facilitate the development of measures for evaluating the efficacy of therapist actions...
  6. doi request reprint Mental state understanding in adult psychiatric disorders: impact on symptoms, social functioning and treatment
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Third Center of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 190:1-2. 2011
    ..The intent is to shed light how various difficulties in understanding mental states can be detected using different approaches and how findings can be meaningfully integrated within an internally consistent theoretical framework...
  7. doi request reprint Treating patients with two or more personality disorders: an introduction
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 64:127-38. 2008
    ..They provide several clinical vignettes to portray frequent difficulties encountered by psychotherapists in treating these complex, co-occurrent cases...
  8. doi request reprint States of minds in narcissistic personality disorder: three psychotherapies analyzed using the grid of problematic states
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Res 18:466-80. 2008
    ..The authors discuss the results and their implications for future research and for the definition of NPD in future editions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy in light of internal multiplicity
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training School of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 63:119-27. 2007
    ..The authors contributing to this issue of Journal of Clinical Psychology: In Session describe, from their different theoretical perspectives, how they deal with patients' and therapists' inner multiplicity in clinical practice...
  10. doi request reprint Impaired self-reflection in psychiatric disorders among adults: a proposal for the existence of a network of semi independent functions
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training School in Psychotherapy Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva, Via Ravenna 9 C, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Conscious Cogn 18:653-64. 2009
    ..We propose how these different impairments in self-reflection are linked with one another...
  11. doi request reprint Metacognitive interpersonal therapy in a case of obsessive-compulsive and avoidant personality disorders
    Donatella Fiore
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 64:168-80. 2008
    ..We show how treatment focused on the various dysfunctional personality aspects...
  12. doi request reprint Metacognitive mastery dysfunctions in personality disorder psychotherapy
    Antonino Carcione
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Scuola di Psicoterapia Cognitiva SPC Training School in Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 190:60-71. 2011
    ..Moreover, the attitudes towards problem-solving were not homogenous across the patients. Lastly, we discuss implications for assessment and treatment of metacognitive disorders in psychotherapy...
  13. doi request reprint An intensive case analysis of client metacognition in a good-outcome psychotherapy: Lisa's case
    Antonino Carcione
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy 00161
    Psychother Res 18:667-76. 2008
    ..During the therapy such difficulties improved progressively. Limitations and implications of these findings are discussed...
  14. doi request reprint How states of mind change in psychotherapy: an intensive case analysis of Lisa's case using the Grid of Problematic States
    Giuseppe Nicolo
    SPC Training School of Cognitive Therapy, Terzo Centro Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Res 18:645-56. 2008
    ..At the end of treatment, Lisa was less sad and displayed some anger, and a state of being nurtured emerged...
  15. doi request reprint Alexithymia in personality disorders: correlations with symptoms and interpersonal functioning
    Giuseppe Nicolo
    SPC Training School of Cognitive Therapy, Terzocentro Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 190:37-42. 2011
    ..A patient with cluster B PD featured no alexithymia. Implications of this study for future research and treatment are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Metarepresentative functions in borderline personality disorder
    Antonio Semerari
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training School in Cognitive Psychotherapy, Scuola di Psicoterapia Cognitiva SPC, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Disord 19:690-710. 2005
    ..In particular, such patients maintain their ability to identify internal states, whereas they are impaired in the integration of representations of self and others and in the differentiation between fantasy and reality...
  17. doi request reprint Vulnerable self, poor understanding of others' minds, threat anticipation and cognitive biases as triggers for delusional experience in schizophrenia: a theoretical model
    Giampaolo Salvatore
    Third Center of Cognitive Psychotherapy Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, Rome, Italy
    Clin Psychol Psychother 19:247-59. 2012
    ..Implications for future research and treatment of people suffering from this symptom are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Toward a model of self pathology underlying personality disorders: narratives, metacognition, interpersonal cycles and decision-making processes
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Disord 20:597-617. 2006
    ..The model is illustrated with an example of how the pathogenic elements can interact to form personality disorder. Lastly, the limitations and advantages of the model are discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Associations of metacognition with symptoms, insight, and neurocognition in clinically stable outpatients with schizophrenia
    Giuseppe Nicolo
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:644-7. 2012
    ..Other metacognitive domains were also linked to poorer neurocognition. Results support contentions that deficits in metacognition are linked with negative symptoms, insight, and neurocognitive deficits...
  20. ncbi request reprint Out of illness experience: metacognition-oriented therapy for promoting self-awareness in individuals with psychosis
    Giampaolo Salvatore
    Centre for Metacognitive Interpersonal Therapy, Rome, Italy
    Am J Psychother 66:85-106. 2012
    ..We stress how these procedures helped the patient eventually become more able to start questioning her own delusional beliefs. The generalization of these procedures to the psychotherapy of schizophrenia is discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reaching the covert, fragile side of patients: the case of narcissistic personality disorder
    Giuseppe Nicolo
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training School of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 63:141-52. 2007
    ..We demonstrate, moreover, how reaching such a self-part is associated with an improvement in the patient's interpersonal relationships outside the consulting room...
  22. doi request reprint Deficits in mindreading in stressful contexts and their relationships to social withdrawal in schizophrenia
    Giampaolo Salvatore
    Third Center for Cognitive Psychotherapy, Training School in Psychotherapy, Rome, Italy
    Bull Menninger Clin 72:191-209. 2008
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  23. doi request reprint The development of the Metacognition Assessment interview: instrument description, factor structure and reliability in a non-clinical sample
    Antonio Semerari
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Scuola di Psicoterapia Cognitiva SPC, Training School in Cognitive Psychotherapy, Via Ravenna 9 C, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 200:890-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe and develop a valid and reliable interview for assessing metacognition...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impoverished dialogical relationship patterns in paranoid personality disorder
    Giampaolo Salvatore
    The Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training school in cognitive psychotherapy Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, via Ravenna 9 c 00161, Rome, Italy
    Am J Psychother 59:247-65. 2005
    ..We shall give a number of strategies as to how a therapist may avoid patient drop-outs and provide effective treatment...
  25. doi request reprint Progressively promoting metacognition in a case of obsessive-compulsive personality disorder treated with metacognitive interpersonal therapy
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Third Center of Cognitive Psychotherapy Training School in Cognitive Psychotherapy Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Psychother 84:70-83; 98-110. 2011
    ..Therapists can focus on metacognitive dysfunctions in order to tailor PD treatment to clients' metacognitive skills...
  26. doi request reprint Introduction to the special feature on the integrated treatment of personality disorder
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Disord 26:1-6. 2012
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  27. ncbi request reprint An intersubjective perspective on negative symptoms of schizophrenia: implications of simulation theory
    Giampaolo Salvatore
    Third Center for Cognitive Psychotherapy, Training School in Psychotherapy, Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, Rome, Italy
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 12:144-64. 2007
    ..These hypotheses are explored in the context of a single case study...
  28. ncbi request reprint A model of narrative development: implications for understanding psychopathology and guiding therapy
    Giampaolo Salvatore
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva Training School for Psychotherapy, Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Psychother 77:231-54. 2004
    ..Our hypothesis is based on: (1) a review of various theories from different fields of research; and (2) illustrative clinical material obtained by recording psychotherapy sessions with severely personality-disordered patients...
  29. doi request reprint Addressing metacognitive capacity for self reflection in the psychotherapy for schizophrenia: a conceptual model of the key tasks and processes
    Paul H Lysaker
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Psychol Psychother 84:58-69; discussion 98-110. 2011
    ..Accordingly, the current paper formulates a model of how psychotherapy might address one specific element of metacognition, namely self-reflectivity...
  30. doi request reprint Investigating the personality disorder psychotherapy process: The roles of symptoms, quality of affects, emotional dysregulation, interpersonal processes, and mentalizing
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    a Centro Di Terapia Metacognitiva Interpersonale, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Res 23:624-32. 2013
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  31. doi request reprint Metacognitive disturbances in persons with severe mental illness: theory, correlates with psychopathology and models of psychotherapy
    Paul H Lysaker
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Psychol Psychother 84:1-8. 2011
    ..They then summarize the proceeding seven pieces that explore models of metacognitive disturbance in severe mental illness, its correlates with psychopathology, and emerging models of psychotherapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Dialogical relationships in impoverished narratives: from theory to clinical practice
    Giancarlo Dimaggio
    Terzo Centro di Psicoterapia Cognitiva, Training School in Cognitive Psychotherapy, Associazione di Psicologia Cognitiva APC, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Psychother 76:385-409. 2003
    ..We illustrate this narrative deficit with a psychotherapy case study and hypothesize about the way a therapist ought to operate in order to tackle the deficit...
  33. doi request reprint Metacognitive and social cognition deficits in patients with significant psychiatric and medical adversity: a comparison between participants with schizophrenia and a sample of participants who are HIV-positive
    Paul H Lysaker
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:130-4. 2012
    ..No differences were found on the BLERT. The results are consistent with the possibility that schizophrenia is linked to decrements in metacognition and some forms of social cognition...
  34. doi request reprint Metacognition in schizophrenia: associations with multiple assessments of executive function
    Paul H Lysaker
    Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:384-9. 2008
    ..Results suggest different domains of metacognition may be influenced by and influence different neurocognitive processes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Metacognition within narratives of schizophrenia: associations with multiple domains of neurocognition
    Paul H Lysaker
    Roudebush VA Medical Center and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Schizophr Res 93:278-87. 2007
    ..Results suggest different deficits in metacognition may be linked to different neurocognitive capacities...