Gerhard Andersson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Stroop facilitation in tinnitus patients: an experiment conducted via the world wide web
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cyberpsychol Behav 8:32-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint [Promising therapy of borderline personality disorder]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Institutionen för beteendevetenskap, Linkopings Universitet, Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping
    Lakartidningen 103:3188-90. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Internet-based self-help with therapist feedback and in vivo group exposure for social phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:677-86. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Consequences of suppressing thoughts about tinnitus and the effects of cognitive distraction on brain activity in tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Audiol Neurootol 11:301-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Memories of significant episodes in child psychotherapy: an autobiographical memory approach
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Psychol Psychother 79:229-36. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive bias via the Internet: a comparison of Web-based and standard emotional Stroop tasks in social phobia
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:55-62. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of tinnitus in the elderly: a controlled trial of cognitive behavior therapy
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 44:671-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Hyperacusis--an unexplored field. Cognitive behavior therapy can relieve problems in auditory intolerance, a condition with many questions]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkopings Universitet, och öronkliniken, Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping
    Lakartidningen 102:3210-2. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of cognitive-behavior therapy combined with vestibular rehabilitation in the treatment of dizziness
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 44:1265-73. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Internet-based self-help for depression: randomised controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 187:456-61. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Stroop facilitation in tinnitus patients: an experiment conducted via the world wide web
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cyberpsychol Behav 8:32-8. 2005
    ..However, future research is warranted in order to clarify the precise mechanisms involved in tinnitusrelated Stroop effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Promising therapy of borderline personality disorder]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Institutionen för beteendevetenskap, Linkopings Universitet, Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping
    Lakartidningen 103:3188-90. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Internet-based self-help with therapist feedback and in vivo group exposure for social phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:677-86. 2006
    ..87 and 0.70, respectively. Treatment gains were maintained at 1-year follow-up. The results from this study support the continued use and development of Internet-distributed, self-help programs for people diagnosed with social phobia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Consequences of suppressing thoughts about tinnitus and the effects of cognitive distraction on brain activity in tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Audiol Neurootol 11:301-9. 2006
    ..Thus, distraction that altered the tinnitus experience seemed to attenuate auditory cortex activity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Memories of significant episodes in child psychotherapy: an autobiographical memory approach
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Psychol Psychother 79:229-36. 2006
    ..Finally, we checked memory specificity for each memory derived. A high degree of specificity was found overall (72-88%). In conclusion, cue words might be a useful way to generate specific memories of therapy episodes in future research...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive bias via the Internet: a comparison of Web-based and standard emotional Stroop tasks in social phobia
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:55-62. 2006
    ..Possible explanations for these contrasting findings and issues for further research are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of tinnitus in the elderly: a controlled trial of cognitive behavior therapy
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 44:671-5. 2005
    ..Thus, CBT was better than no treatment, but the particular aspects of CBT that contributed to the effects can not be established. In conclusion, the findings give some support for the use of group CBT for elderly people with tinnitus...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Hyperacusis--an unexplored field. Cognitive behavior therapy can relieve problems in auditory intolerance, a condition with many questions]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkopings Universitet, och öronkliniken, Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping
    Lakartidningen 102:3210-2. 2005
    ..This treatment includes relaxation methods, advice regarding sound, and gradual exposure to everyday sounds...
  9. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of cognitive-behavior therapy combined with vestibular rehabilitation in the treatment of dizziness
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 44:1265-73. 2006
    ..These findings provide preliminary support for the combination of Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and VR methods in the treatment of dizziness...
  10. ncbi request reprint Internet-based self-help for depression: randomised controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 187:456-61. 2005
    ..Many individuals with depression use the internet for discussion of symptoms and to share their experience...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cognitive bias in dizziness: emotional Stroop and autobiographical memories
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 33:208-20. 2004
    ..The overall pattern of results suggests that dizziness is related to deficits in information processing, which could be targeted in treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive-behavioral self help for depression
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkoping University, Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:1637-42. 2006
    ..Future possible applications of internet-based self help are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Future thinking in tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 63:191-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to investigate future thinking in a group of tinnitus patients. It was predicted that participants in the tinnitus group would report fewer positive future events...
  14. ncbi request reprint Treatment of panic disorder: live therapy vs. self-help via the Internet
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 43:1321-33. 2005
    ..80 for the Internet group and d=0.93 for the live group. The results from this study generally provide evidence to support the continued use and development of Internet-distributed self-help programs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Remote treatment of panic disorder: a randomized trial of internet-based cognitive behavior therapy supplemented with telephone calls
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2119-25. 2006
    ..This study evaluated a 10-week Internet-based bibliotherapy self-help program with short weekly telephone calls for people suffering from panic disorder with or without agoraphobia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Stroop interference for food- and body-related words: a meta-analysis
    Linda Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eat Behav 6:271-81. 2005
    ..21). Stroop interference for eating disordered females was thus of fairly modest magnitude where it was unclear whether such interference is specific to this sample...
  17. doi request reprint Implicit memory bias for eating- and body appearance-related sentences in eating disorders: an application of Jacoby's white noise task
    Linda Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 37:135-45. 2008
    ..However, previous studies have demonstrated explicit memory bias in eating disorders, which is inconsistent with this interpretation. Future research is required to clarify the precise cognitive biases associated with eating disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and personality traits in patients with hyperacusis
    Linda Jüris
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 52:230-5. 2013
    ..Therefore, psychiatric morbidity and personality traits were investigated, along with different sociodemographic and clinical characteristics...
  19. pmc Combining attention training with cognitive-behavior therapy in Internet-based self-help for social anxiety: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Johanna Boettcher
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Trials 14:68. 2013
    ..We hypothesize that the group receiving ICBT plus CBM will show superior treatment outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of Internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy in the treatment of tinnitus
    Hugo Hesser
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linnaeus Centre HEAD, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:649-61. 2012
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Guided internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy for generalized anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Björn Paxling
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 40:159-73. 2011
    ..Results at 1- and 3-year follow-up indicated that treatment results improved or were maintained. The authors conclude that Internet-delivered CBT with therapist support can reduce symptoms and problems related to GAD...
  22. doi request reprint Is it the sound or your relationship to it? The role of acceptance in predicting tinnitus impact
    Vendela Westin
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, SE 58183 Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 46:1259-65. 2008
    ..The role of acceptance in the negative impact of tinnitus distress merits further investigation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy for tinnitus
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    J Clin Psychol 60:171-8. 2004
    ..The treatment was successful with reductions of tinnitus-related annoyance and anxious and depressive mood. Implications for Internet administration of self-help treatment are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dual-task study of cognitive and postural interference in patients with vestibular disorders
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Otol Neurotol 24:289-93. 2003
    ..To study the relation between a mental task (silent backward counting) and posture in patients with vestibular deficits and to study the role of attention...
  25. doi request reprint Therapeutic alliance in guided internet-delivered cognitive behavioural treatment of depression, generalized anxiety disorder and social anxiety disorder
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 50:544-50. 2012
    ..We conclude that even if alliance ratings are in line with face-to-face studies, therapeutic alliance as measured by the WAI is probably less important in ICBT than in regular face-to-face psychotherapy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Consciousness about own and others' affects: a study of the validity of a revised version of the Affect Consciousness Interview
    Börje Lech
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 49:515-21. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Treatment of social phobia: randomised trial of internet-delivered cognitive-behavioural therapy with telephone support
    Per Carlbring
    Linkoping University, Department of Behavioural Sciences, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 190:123-8. 2007
    ..Internet-based cognitive-behavioural self-help can be an alternative, but adherence is a problem...
  28. doi request reprint Internet administered guided self-help versus individualized e-mail therapy: A randomized trial of two versions of CBT for major depression
    Kristofer Vernmark
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 48:368-76. 2010
    ..4% and 43.3%. Overall, the difference between guided self-help and e-mail therapy was small, but in favour of the latter. These findings indicate that both guided self-help and individualized e-mail therapy can be effective...
  29. doi request reprint Guided and unguided self-help for social anxiety disorder: randomised controlled trial
    Tomas Furmark
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 195:440-7. 2009
    ..Internet-delivered self-help programmes with added therapist guidance have shown efficacy in social anxiety disorder, but unguided self-help has been insufficiently studied...
  30. pmc Tailored internet-administered treatment of anxiety disorders for primary care patients: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Lise Bergman Nordgren
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Trials 13:16. 2012
    ..It is a randomised controlled trial aimed to evaluate the treatment against an active control group...
  31. doi request reprint Acceptance and commitment therapy versus tinnitus retraining therapy in the treatment of tinnitus: a randomised controlled trial
    Vendela Zetterqvist Westin
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 49:737-47. 2011
    ..5% in the ACT condition and 20% in the TRT condition. The results suggest that ACT can reduce tinnitus distress and impact in a group of normal hearing tinnitus patients...
  32. doi request reprint Understanding tinnitus distress: introducing the concepts of moderators and mediators
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 47:S106-11. 2008
    ..We encourage more research on moderators and mediators of tinnitus distress, as these will help illuminate treatment protocols and how they might work...
  33. doi request reprint Internet versus group cognitive-behavioral treatment of distress associated with tinnitus: a randomized controlled trial
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Ther 39:348-59. 2008
    ..At pretreatment patients rated the Internet treatment as less credible than the group treatment. In conclusion, Internet treatment for tinnitus distress merits further investigation, as the outcomes achieved are promising...
  34. doi request reprint Consequences of controlling background sounds: the effect of experiential avoidance on tinnitus interference
    Hugo Hesser
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Rehabil Psychol 54:381-9. 2009
    ..The present study investigated the effects of control of background sounds (type and loudness) on perceived intrusiveness of tinnitus and cognitive performance...
  35. ncbi request reprint Personality characteristics and perceived health problems after burn injury
    Morten Kildal
    Burn Unit, The Department of Plastic Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:228-35. 2004
    ..The data suggest that personality is related to health status because it is perceived a long time after severe burn injury and that its effect is not confined only to psychological but also to physical aspects of life...
  36. ncbi request reprint Prediction of psychological health after an accidental burn
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience Psychiatry, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Trauma 57:367-74. 2004
    ..This study aimed to predict psychological health 3 months after burn injury from coping and trauma-related factors assessed early in hospitalization...
  37. doi request reprint A 3.5-year follow-up of Internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy for major depression
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Sweden
    J Ment Health 22:155-64. 2013
    ..Internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy (ICBT) for major depression has been tested in several trials, but only with follow-ups up to 1.5 years...
  38. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive-behavioral self-help treatment of tinnitus: clinical effectiveness and predictors of outcome
    Viktor Kaldo-Sandström
    University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am J Audiol 13:185-92. 2004
    ..Future research should focus on further controlled evaluations of the treatment technique and evaluate the cost-effectiveness compared to other forms of tinnitus treatments...
  39. pmc Internet-based treatment of pathological gambling with a three-year follow-up
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 41:321-34. 2012
    ..72, p < .01) and at 36-month follow-up (AUC = .70, p < .01). We conclude that ICBT for pathological gamblers, even if depressed, can be effective and that outcome can partly be predicted by pre-treatment characteristics...
  40. pmc Internet-delivered attention bias modification training in individuals with social anxiety disorder--a double blind randomized controlled trial
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 12:66. 2012
    ..To test if the same program can be transferred from a clinical setting to an internet delivered home based treatment the authors conducted a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial...
  41. pmc Tailored vs. standardized internet-based cognitive behavior therapy for depression and comorbid symptoms: a randomized controlled trial
    Robert Johansson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e36905. 2012
    ..Both guided self-help treatments were based on cognitive behavior therapy and lasted for 10 weeks. The discussion group consisted of weekly discussion themes related to depression and the treatment of depression...
  42. doi request reprint Social anxiety disorder and victimization in a community sample of adolescents
    Malin Gren-Landell
    Linkoping University, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    J Adolesc 34:569-77. 2011
    ..Further studies are needed to elaborate developmental models on SAD and to add to modification of prevention- and treatment interventions...
  43. doi request reprint Emotional Stroop via Internet among individuals with eating disorders
    Linda Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 49:69-76. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Treatment of panic disorder via the Internet: a randomized trial of CBT vs. applied relaxation
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, Uppsala, SE 751 42, Sweden
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 34:129-40. 2003
    ..71 for AR and d=0.42 for CBT). The results from this study generally provide evidence to support the continued use and development of Internet-distributed self-help programs...
  45. ncbi request reprint Autobiographical memories in patients treated for breast cancer
    Elisabeth Nilsson-Ihrfelt
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 57:363-6. 2004
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Therapist effects in guided internet-delivered CBT for anxiety disorders
    Jonas Almlov
    Linkoping University, Sweden
    Behav Cogn Psychother 39:311-22. 2011
    ..Guided internet-delivered CBT for anxiety disorders has received increasing empirical support, but little is known regarding the role of the therapist...
  47. doi request reprint All at once or one at a time? A randomized controlled trial comparing two ways to deliver bibliotherapy for panic disorder
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 40:228-35. 2011
    ..Pacing of text material in bibliotherapy for PD is not needed, and all material can be provided at once when the treatment is guided by a therapist...
  48. doi request reprint Individually-tailored, Internet-based treatment for anxiety disorders: A randomized controlled trial
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Umea University, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 49:18-24. 2011
    ..13 and d = 1.04 at 1 and 2 year follow-up respectively. The tentative conclusion drawn from these results is that tailoring the Internet-based therapy can be a feasible approach in the treatment of anxiety in a homogeneous population...
  49. ncbi request reprint Pruritus, personality traits and coping in long-term follow-up of burn-injured patients
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:375-80. 2004
    ..In summary, chronic burn-related pruritus is rather common and psychological factors such as anxiety-related traits and coping are significantly associated with its presence...
  50. ncbi request reprint Internet-based treatment of headache: does telephone contact add anything?
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 12 25, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Headache 43:353-61. 2003
    ..To study the contribution of therapist-initiated telephone contact in the treatment of recurrent headache via the Internet...
  51. pmc Experiences of guided Internet-based cognitive-behavioural treatment for depression: a qualitative study
    Nina Bendelin
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 11:107. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to explore participants' views of Internet administrated guided self-help treatment for depression...
  52. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of guided Internet-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy for erectile dysfunction
    Erik Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Sweden
    J Sex Med 8:2800-9. 2011
    ..Internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy (ICBT) has been shown effective for a number of health problems but evidence is limited concerning the treatment of erectile dysfunction...
  53. ncbi request reprint Guided internet-based cognitive behavioural treatment for chronic back pain reduces pain catastrophizing: a randomized controlled trial
    Monica Buhrman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 43:500-5. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether an Internet-based cognitive behavioural intervention would have an effect on the symptoms of chronic back pain...
  54. doi request reprint The effects of acceptance versus thought suppression for dealing with the intrusiveness of tinnitus
    Vendela Westin
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 47:S112-8. 2008
    ..The study provides preliminary support for the notion that acceptance can be a helpful strategy for tinnitus patients...
  55. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of Internet-based treatment with telephone support for chronic back pain
    Monica Buhrman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 12 25, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Pain 111:368-77. 2004
    ..Findings indicate that Internet-based self-help with telephone support, based on established psychological treatment methods, holds promise as an effective approach for treating disability in association with pain...
  56. doi request reprint Prominent ears: the effect of reconstructive surgery on self-esteem and social interaction in children with a minor defect compared to children with a major orthopedic defect
    Birgitta Johansson Niemelä
    Departments of Neuroscience and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:1390-8. 2008
    ..In a prospective study of patients with prominent ears, the effect of reconstructive surgery on self-esteem and social interaction was examined 1 year after surgery...
  57. ncbi request reprint Use of a self-help book with weekly therapist contact to reduce tinnitus distress: a randomized controlled trial
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 63:195-202. 2007
    ..To compensate for the shortage of CBT therapists, we aimed, in this study, to investigate the effects of a CBT-based self-help book guided by brief telephone support...
  58. ncbi request reprint Screening of psychiatric disorders via the Internet. A pilot study with tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83, Linkoping, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 58:287-91. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the findings suggest that the Internet version of CIDI-SF can be used as a screening tool for psychiatric disturbance in somatic patients, but that diagnostic criteria need to be adjusted for Internet use...
  59. doi request reprint Tinnitus and short-term serial recall in stable versus intermittent masking conditions
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 50:517-22. 2009
    ..Groups did however differ regarding subjective measures of concentration problems, anxiety and depression. Results are discussed in relation to thought suppression and distraction from tinnitus...
  60. ncbi request reprint Internet administration of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in a sample of tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 55:259-62. 2003
    ..To administer and validate the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) via the Internet to a sample of persons with tinnitus...
  61. doi request reprint Guided internet-delivered acceptance and commitment therapy for chronic pain patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Monica Buhrman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 51:307-15. 2013
    ..A six month follow-up showed maintenance of improvements. We conclude that an acceptance based internet-delivered treatment can be effective for persons with chronic pain...
  62. doi request reprint What makes Internet therapy work?
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:55-60. 2009
    ..Several issues remain for exploration in future research, such as mediating and moderating mechanisms and the role of tailoring the intervention...
  63. pmc Therapist experience and knowledge acquisition in internet-delivered CBT for social anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e37411. 2012
    ..Second, to investigate if knowledge about SAD increased following treatment and third to compare the effects of inexperienced versus experienced therapists on patient outcomes...
  64. pmc Behavioral activation-based guided self-help treatment administered through a smartphone application: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kien Hoa Ly
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Trials 13:62. 2012
    ..The aim of this study will be to test the effects of a smartphone-delivered behavioral activation treatment...
  65. doi request reprint Chronic pain in older adults: a controlled pilot trial of a brief cognitive-behavioural group treatment
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkoping University, and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Behav Cogn Psychother 40:239-44. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of a six-session CBT group treatment for older persons with chronic pain. As a secondary aim we investigated whether treatment credibility was associated with outcome...
  66. ncbi request reprint The role of anxiety sensitivity and behavioral avoidance in tinnitus disability
    Hugo Hesser
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 48:295-9. 2009
    ..Implications for the role of anxiety sensitivity and behavioral avoidance in tinnitus research are discussed...
  67. doi request reprint Therapist factors in Internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy for major depressive disorder
    Jonas Almlov
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:247-54. 2009
    ..Limitations of the study are discussed...
  68. doi request reprint Internet-based self-help versus one-session exposure in the treatment of spider phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:114-20. 2009
    ..84 and 2.58 for the Internet and live-exposure groups, respectively, at posttreatment). The authors conclude that guided Internet-delivered exposure treatment is a promising new approach in the treatment of spider phobia...
  69. ncbi request reprint Social competence and behaviour problems in burned children
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, SE 751 42, Uppsala, Sweden
    Burns 29:25-30. 2003
    ..However, they do call for attention to the possible adverse effects of growing up with a burn injury, but also to the possible pre-morbid characteristics that may be related to the injury...
  70. doi request reprint Can the patient decide which modules to endorse? An open trial of tailored internet treatment of anxiety disorders
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 40:57-64. 2011
    ....
  71. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of Internet-delivered cognitive-behavioural therapy for social phobia: a 30-month follow-up
    Per Carlbring
    Linkoping University, Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 47:848-50. 2009
    ..10-1.71), and a majority (68.4%; 26/38) reported improvements in the interview. The findings suggest that the long-term effects seen in previous live treatment CBT trials can occur in Internet-delivered treatment as well...
  72. ncbi request reprint Using the Internet to provide cognitive behaviour therapy
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 47:175-80. 2009
    ..This article provides a brief summary of the evidence, comments on the role of the therapist and for which patient and therapist this is suitable. Areas of future research and exploration are identified...
  73. doi request reprint Social phobia in Swedish adolescents : prevalence and gender differences
    Malin Gren-Landell
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, 581 85, Linkoping, Sweden
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:1-7. 2009
    ..Of particular interest was to investigate gender differences in prevalence across ages. Prevalence of sub-threshold social phobia was also studied...
  74. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus Stages of Change Questionnaire: psychometric development and validation
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Psychol Health Med 11:483-97. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the TSOCQ had some ability to predict treatment success, but further research is required into the utility of the TTM for understanding the rehabilitation process in tinnitus patients...
  75. ncbi request reprint The role of sensitivity to external food cues in attentional allocation to food words on dot probe and Stroop tasks
    Linda Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Sweden
    Eat Behav 5:261-71. 2004
    ..Results are discussed with reference to theoretical views of differences between the Stroop and the dot probe tasks...
  76. ncbi request reprint Does leg lengthening pose a threat to a child's mental health?: An interim report one year after surgery
    Birgitta Johansson Niemelä
    Department of Neuroscience, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Uppsala University, Sweden
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:611-7. 2007
    ..Long-term effects are not known, and there is a lack of prospective studies. The aim of this interim prospective study was to investigate the psychological impact of the Ilizarov technique on a sample of children 1 year after surgery...
  77. doi request reprint The effect of waiting: A meta-analysis of wait-list control groups in trials for tinnitus distress
    Hugo Hesser
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linnaeus Centre, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 70:378-84. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to quantify the overall effect of wait-list control groups on tinnitus distress...
  78. pmc The promise and pitfalls of the internet for cognitive behavioral therapy
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkoping University, Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Sweden
    BMC Med 8:82. 2010
    ..However, I also warn against disseminating internet-delivered CBT to patients for whom it is not suitable, and that clinical skills may suffer if clinicians are trained and practice mainly using the internet...
  79. doi request reprint Rehabilitative online education versus internet discussion group for hearing aid users: a randomized controlled trial
    Elisabet Thorén
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linkoping University, Sweden
    J Am Acad Audiol 22:274-85. 2011
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  80. ncbi request reprint Personalized pain words and Stroop interference in chronic pain patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, Uppsala SE 751 42, Sweden
    Eur J Pain 7:431-8. 2003
    ..The overall pattern of results are in line with previous Stroop studies on pain patients showing weak support for the attentional bias hypothesis...
  81. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of internet-based cognitive behavior therapy for distress associated with tinnitus
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 64:810-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate if cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) provided via the Internet results in significant decreases of distress in individuals with tinnitus...
  82. ncbi request reprint Fears, hyperacusis and musicality in Williams syndrome
    Stefan Blomberg
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Res Dev Disabil 27:668-80. 2006
    ..A hypothesis that hyperacusis could be connected to a general, readily arousal, tendency in the sympathetic nervous system and could be seen as vulnerability for psychopathology is discussed...
  83. ncbi request reprint 12-month prevalence of panic disorder with or without agoraphobia in the Swedish general population
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, Sweden
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:207-11. 2002
    ..The present study examined the prevalence of panic disorder with or without agoraphobia according to DSM-IV criteria in the Swedish general population...
  84. doi request reprint Internet-based and other computerized psychological treatments for adult depression: a meta-analysis
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:196-205. 2009
    ..45-0.77) and unsupported (d = 0.25; 95% CI: 0.14-0.35) treatments. The authors conclude that although more studies are needed, Internet and other computerized treatments hold promise as potentially evidence-based treatments of depression...
  85. ncbi request reprint Internet-based treatment for insomnia: a controlled evaluation
    Lars Ström
    Department of Psychology, University of Uppsala, Sweden
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:113-20. 2004
    ..However, improvements were also found in the control group. Overall, between-groups effect sizes were low, with the exception of the Beliefs and Attitudes About Sleep Scale (Cohen's d =.81)...
  86. ncbi request reprint Cognitive distortions in recovered burn patients: the emotional Stroop task and autobiographical memory test
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience, Psychiatry Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85, Uppsala, Sweden
    Burns 28:465-71. 2002
    ..The post-burn patients also presented signs of a slight cognitive slowness as compared to the controls. This finding deserves further attention in the rehabilitation of burn patients...
  87. ncbi request reprint What is coping? A critical review of the construct and its application in audiology
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 42:S97-103. 2003
    ..g. telling about your hearing impairment) can become a problem in another situation, or even the same situation (e.g. stigma). Finally, some recommendations regarding the future use of the coping construct in audiology are made...
  88. doi request reprint Commentary on Berger, Hohl, and Caspar's (2009) Internet-based treatment for social phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    J Clin Psychol 65:1036-8. 2009
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus distress, anxiety, depression, and hearing problems among cochlear implant patients with tinnitus
    Gerhard Andersson
    Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Am Acad Audiol 20:315-9. 2009
    ..While several studies have investigated the presence and annoyance of tinnitus in cochlear implant (CI) recipients, few studies have probed the handicap experienced in association with tinnitus in this population...
  90. doi request reprint Less positive or more negative? Future-directed thinking in mild to moderate depression
    Jonas Bjärehed
    Department of Psychology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 39:37-45. 2010
    ..The results are consistent with previous research and further strengthen the notion that reduced anticipation of future positive events is a defining characteristic of depression, even in the absence of suicidal ideation...
  91. ncbi request reprint Effect of cognitive load on postural control
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Brain Res Bull 58:135-9. 2002
    ..The mental task led to less body sway, while focused attention attenuated the effect. In conclusion, control of body sway and cognitive functioning are to some extent related...
  92. ncbi request reprint Long-term assessment of personality after burn trauma in adults
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience Psychiatry, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:53-6. 2002
  93. ncbi request reprint Coping strategies, injury characteristics and long-term outcome after burn injury
    Morten Kildal
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery, University Hospital, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Injury 36:511-8. 2005
    ..Emotional support was the most beneficial strategy and was mainly associated with the psychosocial scales of the BSHS-B...
  94. pmc Internet-administered cognitive behavior therapy for health problems: a systematic review
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 31:169-77. 2008
    ..The Internet will most likely assume a major role in the future delivery of cognitive-behavioral interventions to patients with health problems...
  95. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive behavior therapy via Internet. Patients with tinnitus are helped to manage their problem--simpler and cheaper]
    Viktor Kaldo
    Institutionen för Psykologi, Uppsala universitet, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 101:556-60. 2004
    ..A recent replication showed that the results can be generalised to a clinical setting...
  96. pmc Psychological treatment of depression: a meta-analytic database of randomized studies
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 8:36. 2008
    ..The database can be accessed freely through the Internet...
  97. pmc Directions for the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions (ISRII)
    Lee M Ritterband
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, Center for Behavioral Medicine Research, University of Virginia Health System, PO Box 800223, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Med Internet Res 8:e23. 2006
    ..ISRII plans to provide the necessary venue to ensure the science driving this field is strong, enabling researchers to conduct the highest quality research and permitting meaningful conclusions from completed studies...
  98. ncbi request reprint [Tinnitus affects 15 percent--today's environmental noise a risk factor. Early treatment can prevent chronic problems]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Audiologavdelningen, Akademiska sjukhuset, Institutionen för Psykologi, Uppsala universitet, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 100:1708-13. 2003
    ..Future efforts should focus on prevention of noise-induced hearing loss and ways to foster habituation to tinnitus...
  99. ncbi request reprint Fear-avoidance in recovered burn patients: association with psychological and somatic symptoms
    Maria Ingelsson Sgroi
    Department of Neuroscience, Psychiatry, University Hospital and Uppsala University, Sweden
    J Health Psychol 10:491-502. 2005
    ..The model was capable of explaining 73 per cent of the variance in fear-avoidance beliefs...
  100. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer on the Internet: the quality of Swedish breast cancer websites
    Elisabeth Nilsson-Ihrfelt
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Breast 13:376-82. 2004
    ..Our findings broadly match the results of earlier studies of English-language websites...
  101. ncbi request reprint Increasing the efficacy of current available treatments
    David M Baguley
    Otol Neurotol 23:411; author reply 411-2. 2002