Ivar Snorrason

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of hair pulling- and skin picking disorder]
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Laeknabladid 98:155-62. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Nail picking disorder (onychotillomania): a case report
    Ivar Snorrason
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, United States Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 28:211-4. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The Skin Picking Impact Scale: Factor structure, validity and development of a short version
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211, USA
    Scand J Psychol 54:344-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Skin picking disorder is associated with other body-focused repetitive behaviors: findings from an internet study
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:292-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint How related are hair pulling disorder (trichotillomania) and skin picking disorder? A review of evidence for comorbidity, similarities and shared etiology
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Garland Hall, 2441 Harford Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 32:618-29. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Emotion regulation in pathological skin picking: findings from a non-treatment seeking sample
    Ivar Snorrason
    University of Iceland, Department of Psychology, Sturlugata, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 41:238-45. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The trichotillomania impact project in young children (TIP-YC): clinical characteristics, comorbidity, functional impairment and treatment utilization
    Michael R Walther
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 2441 East Hartford Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53211, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:24-31. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Motor inhibition, reflection impulsivity, and trait impulsivity in pathological skin picking
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Iceland, 101 Reykjavik
    Behav Ther 42:521-32. 2011

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and treatment of hair pulling- and skin picking disorder]
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Laeknabladid 98:155-62. 2012
    ..Results show that behavior therapy (habit reversal) has consistently been shown to be effective, SSRIs seem not to work, but preliminary data suggest that other drugs (e.g. N-acetylcysteine) may benefit some patients...
  2. doi request reprint Nail picking disorder (onychotillomania): a case report
    Ivar Snorrason
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, United States Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 28:211-4. 2014
    ..The client showed clinical characteristics similar to other body focused repetitive behaviors and responded moderately well to the treatment. ..
  3. doi request reprint The Skin Picking Impact Scale: Factor structure, validity and development of a short version
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211, USA
    Scand J Psychol 54:344-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the findings indicate that both versions are psychometrically sound measures of SPD related psychosocial impact; however, some potential limitations of the full scale are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Skin picking disorder is associated with other body-focused repetitive behaviors: findings from an internet study
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 53211, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 24:292-9. 2012
    ..It has been proposed that SPD is related to other problematic body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs), such as hair pulling disorder (HPD) and problematic nail biting and cheek biting...
  5. doi request reprint How related are hair pulling disorder (trichotillomania) and skin picking disorder? A review of evidence for comorbidity, similarities and shared etiology
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Garland Hall, 2441 Harford Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 32:618-29. 2012
    ..g., symptom presentation and course of illness) and may have some distal risk factors in common (e.g., genetic vulnerabilities). Implications for classification in the DSM-5, clinical management and research on etiology were discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Emotion regulation in pathological skin picking: findings from a non-treatment seeking sample
    Ivar Snorrason
    University of Iceland, Department of Psychology, Sturlugata, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 41:238-45. 2010
    ..Furthermore, emotion regulation difficulties statistically mediated the relationship between emotion reactivity and PSP. Overall, the findings support an emotion regulation model of PSP...
  7. doi request reprint The trichotillomania impact project in young children (TIP-YC): clinical characteristics, comorbidity, functional impairment and treatment utilization
    Michael R Walther
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 2441 East Hartford Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53211, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:24-31. 2014
    ..In conclusion, clinical characteristics of childhood hair pulling are largely similar to adult/adolescent hair pulling problems, but there are some notable differences, particularly among pre-school aged children...
  8. doi request reprint Motor inhibition, reflection impulsivity, and trait impulsivity in pathological skin picking
    Ivar Snorrason
    Department of Psychology, University of Iceland, 101 Reykjavik
    Behav Ther 42:521-32. 2011
    ..The results indicate that PSP sufferers are characterized by emotion-based impulsivity and do not appear to be impulsive in other ways...