Ueli Kramer

Summary

Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Coping and defence mechanisms: what's the difference?--second act
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute of Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Site de Cery, Prilly Lausannne, Switzerland
    Psychol Psychother 83:207-21. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Biased thinking assessed by external observers in borderline personality disorder
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute of Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry CHUV, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychol Psychother 86:183-96. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Change in defense mechanisms and coping patterns during the course of 2-year-long psychotherapy and psychoanalysis for recurrent depression: a pilot study of a randomized controlled trial
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute of Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry CHUV, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:614-20. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Change in cognitive errors and coping over the course of brief psychodynamic intervention
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute of Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychol 69:727-36. 2013
  5. doi request reprint [Psychotherapy of chronic depression: contributions of CBASP by McCullough]
    U Kramer
    Section Karl Jaspers, Département de Psychiatrie CHUV, Institut universitaire de psychothérapie, Universite de Lausanne, 9, avenue d Echallens, 1004 Lausanne, Suisse
    Encephale 39:137-42. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint [What place is there for psychotherapy in public psychiatry?]
    U Kramer
    Institut universitaire de psychothérapie, Departement de Psychiatrie, CHUV, Site de Cery, Bâtiment Les Cèdres, Prilly
    Rev Med Suisse 6:1760-2, 1764. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Motive-oriented therapeutic relationship in brief psychodynamic intervention for patients with depression and personality disorders
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute of Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry, CHUV, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychol 67:1017-27. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Effects of motive-oriented therapeutic relationship in early-phase treatment of borderline personality disorder: a pilot study of a randomized trial
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute of Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Prilly Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:244-50. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Change in defense mechanisms and coping over the course of short-term dynamic psychotherapy for adjustment disorder
    Ueli Kramer
    University of Lausanne
    J Clin Psychol 66:1232-41. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Specificities of defense mechanisms in bipolar affective disorder: relations with symptoms and therapeutic alliance
    Ueli Kramer
    Departments of Psychology, University Hospitals of Lausanne, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:675-81. 2009

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Coping and defence mechanisms: what's the difference?--second act
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute of Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Site de Cery, Prilly Lausannne, Switzerland
    Psychol Psychother 83:207-21. 2010
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Biased thinking assessed by external observers in borderline personality disorder
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute of Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry CHUV, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychol Psychother 86:183-96. 2013
    ..So far, no studies were conducted using valid observer-rated methodology addressing the question of biased thinking in BPD as it unfolds spontaneously in session...
  3. ncbi request reprint Change in defense mechanisms and coping patterns during the course of 2-year-long psychotherapy and psychoanalysis for recurrent depression: a pilot study of a randomized controlled trial
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute of Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry CHUV, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:614-20. 2013
    ..These results are discussed along with previous data comparing change in defense mechanisms and coping during the course of treatments. ..
  4. doi request reprint Change in cognitive errors and coping over the course of brief psychodynamic intervention
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute of Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychol 69:727-36. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint [Psychotherapy of chronic depression: contributions of CBASP by McCullough]
    U Kramer
    Section Karl Jaspers, Département de Psychiatrie CHUV, Institut universitaire de psychothérapie, Universite de Lausanne, 9, avenue d Echallens, 1004 Lausanne, Suisse
    Encephale 39:137-42. 2013
    ..Chronic depression is a frequent disorder and is usually treated using traditional approaches. These approaches rarely take into account the psychopathological specificities of the chronic evolution of the disorder...
  6. ncbi request reprint [What place is there for psychotherapy in public psychiatry?]
    U Kramer
    Institut universitaire de psychothérapie, Departement de Psychiatrie, CHUV, Site de Cery, Bâtiment Les Cèdres, Prilly
    Rev Med Suisse 6:1760-2, 1764. 2010
    ..We conclude by underlining the convergences of the two programmes...
  7. doi request reprint Motive-oriented therapeutic relationship in brief psychodynamic intervention for patients with depression and personality disorders
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute of Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry, CHUV, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychol 67:1017-27. 2011
    ..These results are discussed in line with the generalization and refinement of the conclusions of previous findings on the MOTR...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of motive-oriented therapeutic relationship in early-phase treatment of borderline personality disorder: a pilot study of a randomized trial
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute of Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Prilly Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:244-50. 2011
    ..These results may have important clinical implications for the early-phase treatment of patients presenting with BPD...
  9. doi request reprint Change in defense mechanisms and coping over the course of short-term dynamic psychotherapy for adjustment disorder
    Ueli Kramer
    University of Lausanne
    J Clin Psychol 66:1232-41. 2010
    ..Links with outcome confirm the importance of the effect. These results are discussed from methodological and clinical viewpoints...
  10. doi request reprint Specificities of defense mechanisms in bipolar affective disorder: relations with symptoms and therapeutic alliance
    Ueli Kramer
    Departments of Psychology, University Hospitals of Lausanne, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:675-81. 2009
    ..These results are discussed with regard to the psychological vulnerability of BD, and treatment implications for psychodynamic psychotherapy with such challenging patients are evoked...
  11. doi request reprint Alliance patterns over the course of short-term dynamic psychotherapy: the shape of productive relationships
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute for Psychotherapy, Bâtiment des Cèdres, Site de Cery, CH 1008 Prilly Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychother Res 19:699-706. 2009
    ..This study sheds additional light on alliance process research, underscores the importance of linear alliance progression for outcome, and also fosters a better understanding of its limitations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Defence and coping in bipolar affective disorder: stability and change of adaptational processes
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute for Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Prilly Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Clin Psychol 49:291-306. 2010
    ..We are particularly interested in stability and change of these adaptational processes in clinical crisis situations of in-patients presenting with bipolar affective disorder...
  13. doi request reprint Early change in defence mechanisms and coping in short-term dynamic psychotherapy: relations with symptoms and alliance
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute for Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry CHUV, University of Lausanne, Cèdres Site de Cery, CH 1008 Prilly Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Psychol Psychother 16:408-17. 2009
    ..These results are discussed within the framework of disentangling processes underlying adaptation, i.e., related to issues on trait and state aspects, as well as the role of the therapeutic alliance...
  14. doi request reprint Psychotherapeutic case conceptualization using plan analysis for bipolar affective disorder
    Ueli Kramer
    University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychol 65:352-67. 2009
    ..Finally, conclusions are drawn for enhancing psychotherapeutic practice with BD patients, based on the motive-oriented therapeutic relationship...
  15. doi request reprint Fear and anxiety at the basis of adolescent externalizing and internalizing behaviors: a case study
    Ueli Kramer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Lausanne, Prilly Lausannne, Switzerland
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 53:113-20. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Are relationship patterns with significant others reenacted with the therapist?: a study of early transference reactions
    Veronique Beretta
    Research Unit of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Lausanne, Prilly, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:443-50. 2007
    ..These findings provide some support for the clinical concept of repetition of internalized relational patterns with the therapist very early in psychotherapy. Clinical implications are discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Using plan analysis in psychotherapeutic case formulation of borderline personality disorder
    Laurent Berthoud
    University Institute of Psychotherapy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Psychol Psychother 20:1-9. 2013
    ..These findings are in line with earlier studies and expand the latter with the aim of contributing to the understanding of BPD psychopathology. Clinical implications are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance and patients' perceived change in four sessions of brief psychodynamic intervention: characteristics of early responders
    Veronique Beretta
    Research Unit on Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychol Psychother 78:347-62. 2005
    ..Results were maintained at 3 month and 6 month follow-ups. Findings are discussed in reference to Howard's suggestions on remoralization and remission...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of motive-oriented therapeutic relationship in a ten-session general psychiatric treatment of borderline personality disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Ueli Kramer
    Institute of Psychotherapy, CHUV, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 83:176-86. 2014
    ..The present randomized controlled study using an add-on design is the first study to test this assumption in a 10-session general psychiatric treatment with patients presenting with BPD on symptom reduction and therapeutic alliance...
  20. doi request reprint The role of alliance in the relationship between therapist competence and outcome in brief psychodynamic psychotherapy
    Jean Nicolas Despland
    Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute for Psychotherapy, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:362-7. 2009
    ..These findings are discussed with regard to the importance for outcome of therapist competence and alliance construction processes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Change in biased thinking in a 10-session treatment for borderline personality disorder: further evidence of the motive-oriented therapeutic relationship
    Ueli Kramer
    a Department of Psychiatry CHUV, Institute of Psychotherapy, Cèdres Cery, Prilly Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychother Res 23:633-45. 2013
    ..These changes were related to outcome in various ways. These findings underline the importance of an individualized case formulation method in bringing about therapeutic change...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Assimilation of problematic experiences: a case study on short-term dynamic psychotherapy]
    Claudia Meystre
    Institut universitaire de psychothérapie, Département de psychiatrie du CHUV, Lausanne, Suisse
    Sante Ment Que 36:181-99. 2011
    ..We've chosen eight sessions we transcribed and analyzed by establishing points of contact between the case and the theory. The results are presented and discussed in terms of the evolution of the main voices in the patient...
  23. ncbi request reprint Advance directives in bipolar disorder, a cognitive behavioural conceptualization
    Yasser Khazaal
    University Department of Adult Psychiatry, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Law Psychiatry 31:1-8. 2008
    ..Therefore, this intervention seems to be relevant for patients with bipolar disorder...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatry]
    Patrice Guex
    Departement de Psychiatrie, CHUV, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 7:150-3. 2011
    ..Systematic follow-up of the metabolic syndrome, often induced by atypical antipsychotics, belongs to those basic adjustment processes...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Methods of psychotherapy case studies: current perspectives]
    Ueli Kramer
    Institut Universitaire de Psychothérapie et Section Karl Jaspers DP CHUV, Cèdres Site de Cery, Lausanne, Suisse
    Sante Ment Que 36:201-16. 2011
    ....