- Intensive group cognitive therapy and individual cognitive therapy for social phobia: sustained improvement at 5-year follow-upEwa Mörtberg
Karolinska Institute, Department of Clinical Neuroscience Centre for Psychiatry Research, Stockholm, Sweden
J Anxiety Disord 25:994-1000. 2011..These improvements were present in patients who had no additional treatment, as well as in the total sample. In conclusion, it appears that the effects of IGCT and ICT are maintained and improved upon at 5 years post-treatment...
- Intensive cognitive behavioural group treatment for social phobia: a pilot studyEwa Mörtberg
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Cogn Behav Ther 34:41-9. 2005..Of the patients in the study, 85% were taking a prescribed drug, and 70% had taken medication for at least 1 year before they entered the treatment. At 1-year follow-up 52% had discontinued medication...
- Intensive cognitive-behavioral group treatment (CBGT) of social phobia: a randomized controlled studyEwa Mörtberg
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry S t Göran, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
J Anxiety Disord 20:646-60. 2006..Treatment gains at 3 weeks were maintained or improved at 1-year follow-up. Average effect sizes of social phobia measures ranged from 0.56 at post-treatment, 0.68 at 3 months and 0.81 at 6 months and 1 year, respectively...
- Intensive group cognitive treatment and individual cognitive therapy vs. treatment as usual in social phobia: a randomized controlled trialE Mörtberg
Department of Clinical Neuroscience Section of Psychiatry, St Goran s Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Acta Psychiatr Scand 115:142-54. 2007..To compare the effects of an intensive group cognitive treatment (IGCT) to individual cognitive therapy (ICT) and treatment as usual (TAU) in social phobia (DSM-IV)...
- Temperament and character dimensions in patients with social phobia: patterns of change following treatments?Ewa Mörtberg
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry St Göran s Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Psychiatry Res 152:81-90. 2007..Successful treatment is related to decrease in HA and increase in SD. High HA at baseline may suggest a need for extensive treatment in order to achieve remission...
- Shame and guilt in social anxiety disorder: effects of cognitive behavior therapy and association with social anxiety and depressive symptomsErik Hedman
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
PLoS ONE 8:e61713. 2013..We conclude that shame and social anxiety are associated and that it is likely that persons with SAD are more prone to experience shame than persons without SAD. Also, CBT is associated with shame reduction in the treatment of SAD...
- Mediators in psychological treatment of social anxiety disorder: individual cognitive therapy compared to cognitive behavioral group therapyErik Hedman
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
Behav Res Ther 51:696-705. 2013..These results support the importance of the putative mediators, but suggest that their relative weights are moderated by treatment type...
- The Brief Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (BOCS): a self-report scale for OCD and obsessive-compulsive related disordersSusanne Bejerot
Susanne Bejerot, M D, Ph D, Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Nord J Psychiatry 68:549-59. 2014..It is widely used throughout child, adolescent and adult psychiatry settings in Sweden but has not been validated up to date...
- Screening for ADHD in an adult social phobia sampleEwa Mörtberg
Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Frecati Hagvag 8, Stockholm, SE 106 91, Sweden
J Atten Disord 16:645-9. 2012..Recent studies have suggested a link between a primary anxiety disorder and ADHD...
- Social anxiety in adult autism spectrum disorderSusanne Bejerot
Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
Psychiatry Res 220:705-7. 2014..Individuals with ASD showed significantly higher scores of social anxiety and social avoidance relative to the comparison group, but significantly lower scores relative to the SAD sample. ..
- Predictors of response to individual and group cognitive behaviour therapy of social phobiaEwa Mörtberg
Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Sweden Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Centre for Psychiatry Research, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Psychol Psychother 87:32-43. 2014..This study analysed predictors of response to individual cognitive therapy (ICT), and intensive (3-week) group cognitive treatment (IGCT) for social phobia...
- Internet-based cognitive behavior therapy vs. cognitive behavioral group therapy for social anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled non-inferiority trialErik Hedman
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
PLoS ONE 6:e18001. 2011..Our aim was to investigate if ICBT is at least as effective as CBGT for SAD when treatments are delivered in a psychiatric setting...