Jens Blechert

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Fear conditioning in posttraumatic stress disorder: evidence for delayed extinction of autonomic, experiential, and behavioural responses
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 60 62, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Behav Res Ther 45:2019-33. 2007
  2. pmc Respiratory, autonomic, and experiential responses to repeated inhalations of 20% CO₂ enriched air in panic disorder, social phobia, and healthy controls
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Biol Psychol 84:104-11. 2010
  3. pmc Temporal stability and coherence of anxiety, dyspnea, and physiological variables in panic disorder
    Susan C A Burkhardt
    University of Basel, Institute of Psychology, NCCR sesam National Center of Competence in Research Swiss Etiological Study of Adjustment and Mental Health, Switzerland
    Biol Psychol 85:226-32. 2010
  4. ncbi Autonomic and respiratory characteristics of posttraumatic stress disorder and panic disorder
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 60 62, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Psychosom Med 69:935-43. 2007
  5. doi Reinstatement of fear in humans: autonomic and experiential responses in a differential conditioning paradigm
    Sandra Kull
    Faculty of Psychology, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 60 62, 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 140:43-9. 2012
  6. ncbi Fear conditioning in panic disorder: Enhanced resistance to extinction
    Tanja Michael
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:612-7. 2007
  7. ncbi Respiratory pathophysiology of panic disorder: an ambulatory monitoring study
    Monique C Pfaltz
    Faculty of Psychology, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Basel, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Psychosom Med 71:869-76. 2009
  8. doi Electrocortical processing of food and emotional pictures in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:415-21. 2011
  9. doi The influence of state anxiety on the acquisition and extinction of fear
    Noortje Vriends
    Department of Psychology, Division of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, CH 4055, Basel, Switzerland
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 42:46-53. 2011
  10. ncbi Identifying anxiety states using broad sampling and advanced processing of peripheral physiological information
    Jens Blechert
    Institute for Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Biomed Sci Instrum 42:136-41. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi Fear conditioning in posttraumatic stress disorder: evidence for delayed extinction of autonomic, experiential, and behavioural responses
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 60 62, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Behav Res Ther 45:2019-33. 2007
    ..In addition, there was some evidence that a subgroup of PTSD patients had difficulties in learning the CS-US contingency, thereby providing preliminary evidence of reduced discrimination learning...
  2. pmc Respiratory, autonomic, and experiential responses to repeated inhalations of 20% CO₂ enriched air in panic disorder, social phobia, and healthy controls
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Biol Psychol 84:104-11. 2010
    ..Both patient groups showed continued reactivity during the last air inhalations, which is unlikely to be due to a biological sensitivity...
  3. pmc Temporal stability and coherence of anxiety, dyspnea, and physiological variables in panic disorder
    Susan C A Burkhardt
    University of Basel, Institute of Psychology, NCCR sesam National Center of Competence in Research Swiss Etiological Study of Adjustment and Mental Health, Switzerland
    Biol Psychol 85:226-32. 2010
    ..Thus in PD, experienced anxiety and dyspnea are temporally unstable but are correlated with each other and with fluctuations in respiratory and autonomic variables, even in the absence of panic attacks...
  4. ncbi Autonomic and respiratory characteristics of posttraumatic stress disorder and panic disorder
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 60 62, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Psychosom Med 69:935-43. 2007
    ..In contrast, PD has been associated with respiratory abnormalities such as low end-tidal Pco(2). An integrated analysis of automatic and respiratory function in a direct comparison of these anxiety disorders is currently lacking...
  5. doi Reinstatement of fear in humans: autonomic and experiential responses in a differential conditioning paradigm
    Sandra Kull
    Faculty of Psychology, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Basel, Missionsstrasse 60 62, 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 140:43-9. 2012
    ..Results are discussed with respect to context conditioning, fear generalisation, and anxiety-related cognitive mechanisms underlying fear recovery after extinction...
  6. ncbi Fear conditioning in panic disorder: Enhanced resistance to extinction
    Tanja Michael
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:612-7. 2007
    ..This suggests that PD patients show enhanced conditionability with respect to extinction...
  7. ncbi Respiratory pathophysiology of panic disorder: an ambulatory monitoring study
    Monique C Pfaltz
    Faculty of Psychology, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Basel, CH 4055 Basel, Switzerland
    Psychosom Med 71:869-76. 2009
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  8. doi Electrocortical processing of food and emotional pictures in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:415-21. 2011
    ..Conclusions Patients with eating disorders show a generalized attentional bias for food images, regardless of caloric value. This might explain the persistent preoccupation with food in these individuals...
  9. doi The influence of state anxiety on the acquisition and extinction of fear
    Noortje Vriends
    Department of Psychology, Division of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University Basel, Missionsstrasse 62a, CH 4055, Basel, Switzerland
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 42:46-53. 2011
    ..Since these studies provide circumstantial evidence for a causal link between anxiety and conditionability we examined fear conditionability after experimental induction of anxiety in two experiments...
  10. ncbi Identifying anxiety states using broad sampling and advanced processing of peripheral physiological information
    Jens Blechert
    Institute for Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Biomed Sci Instrum 42:136-41. 2006
    ..Results demonstrate the necessity to include measures from multiple response domains for an adequate assessment of anxiety states. Furthermore, our results point to the significance of respiratory parameters in anxiety assessment...
  11. doi Post-event processing in children with social phobia
    Julian Schmitz
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Freiburg, Engelbergerstrasse 41, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 38:911-9. 2010
    ..The SP group rated their performance immediately after the TSST-C as worse compared to HCs and ratings remained stable over the following 2.5 h. Results are discussed in relation to current theories of SP...
  12. doi A body-related dot-probe task reveals distinct attentional patterns for bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa
    Jens Blechert
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute for Psychology, University of Freiburg, Engelbergerstrasse 41, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:575-85. 2010
    ..This is the first evidence of an attentional bias for self-photos over other photos in the AN group and for fundamental attentional differences between AN and BN...