J J M Dekker

Summary

Affiliation: Mentrum Mental Health Organization
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint What is the best sequential treatment strategy in the treatment of depression? Adding pharmacotherapy to psychotherapy or vice versa?
    Jack Dekker
    Arkin Mental Health Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychother Psychosom 82:89-98. 2013
  2. pmc Treatment of chronically depressed patients: a multisite randomized controlled trial testing the effectiveness of 'Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy' (CBASP) for chronic depressions versus usual secondary care
    Jenneke E Wiersma
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center and Academic Outpatient Clinic for Affective Disorders, Stichting GGZBuitenamstel de Geestgronden, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 8:18. 2008
  3. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of the Major Depression Inventory in outpatients
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 7:39. 2007
  4. pmc Cognitive Behavioral Therapy versus Short Psychodynamic Supportive Psychotherapy in the outpatient treatment of depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Ellen Driessen
    Depression Research Group, JellinekMentrum Mental Health Care, Overschiestraat 65, 1062 XD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 7:58. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Dose-effect relations in time-limited combined psycho-pharmacological treatment for depression
    J Dekker
    Depression Research Group of the Mentrum Institute for Mental Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 35:47-58. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in clinical features of depressed outpatients: preliminary evidence for subtyping of depression?
    Jack Dekker
    Mentrum Depression Research Group, JellinekMentrum Mental Health Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Women Health 46:19-38. 2007
  7. pmc Psychiatric disorders and urbanization in Germany
    Jack Dekker
    JellinekMentrum Mental Health Institute, Klaprozenweg 111, P, O, Box 75848, 1070 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:17. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Speed of action: the relative efficacy of short psychodynamic supportive psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy in the first 8 weeks of a treatment algorithm for depression
    J J M Dekker
    Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 109:183-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Urbanisation as a risk indicator for psychiatric admission
    J Peen
    Mentrum Mental Health Amsterdam, Section Research and Development, Klaprozenweg 111, PO Box 75848, 1070 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:535-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of depressive disorder and comorbid personality pathology: combined therapy versus pharmacotherapy]
    S Kool
    Mentrum GGZ Amsterdam, Polikliniek West, Frederik Hendrikstraat, Amsterdam
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 49:361-72. 2007

Collaborators

  • Jaap Peen
  • Simone Kool
  • Henricus L Van
  • R A Schoevers
  • Filip Smit
  • Sandra D M Bot
  • L M Bouter
  • T Fassaert
  • H Beckerman
  • Pim Cuijpers
  • Jenneke E Wiersma
  • Marike E De Boer
  • Ellen Driessen
  • J M van der Waal
  • A Spijkerman
  • F de Jonghe
  • Patricia van Oppen
  • Kristel Maas
  • Johannes H Smit
  • Aartjan T F Beekman
  • Brenda W J H Penninx
  • Marc B J Blom
  • James P McCullough
  • Digna J F van Schaik
  • Pieter J Molenaar
  • Annemieke Noteboom
  • M W Ribbe
  • Niels Smits
  • Gerda van Aalst
  • C J Leemrijse
  • Marielle Hendriksen
  • Frank J Don
  • C H M Van den Ende
  • C B Terwee
  • F G Schellevis
  • D A W M van der Windt
  • G Nijpels
  • N J Wareham
  • S Griffin
  • G Van Aalst

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint What is the best sequential treatment strategy in the treatment of depression? Adding pharmacotherapy to psychotherapy or vice versa?
    Jack Dekker
    Arkin Mental Health Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychother Psychosom 82:89-98. 2013
    ..Insufficient response to monotreatment for depression is a common phenomenon in clinical practice. Even so, evidence indicating how to proceed in such cases is sparse...
  2. pmc Treatment of chronically depressed patients: a multisite randomized controlled trial testing the effectiveness of 'Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy' (CBASP) for chronic depressions versus usual secondary care
    Jenneke E Wiersma
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center and Academic Outpatient Clinic for Affective Disorders, Stichting GGZBuitenamstel de Geestgronden, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 8:18. 2008
    ..However, no other studies have as yet replicated these findings and CBASP has not been tested outside the United States. This protocol describes a randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of CBASP in the Netherlands...
  3. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of the Major Depression Inventory in outpatients
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 7:39. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Cognitive Behavioral Therapy versus Short Psychodynamic Supportive Psychotherapy in the outpatient treatment of depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Ellen Driessen
    Depression Research Group, JellinekMentrum Mental Health Care, Overschiestraat 65, 1062 XD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 7:58. 2007
    ..This article outlines the study protocol. The results of the study, which is being currently carried out, will be presented as soon as they are available...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dose-effect relations in time-limited combined psycho-pharmacological treatment for depression
    J Dekker
    Depression Research Group of the Mentrum Institute for Mental Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 35:47-58. 2005
    ..Whether there is a relation between the number of sessions and the efficacy of the treatment is uncertain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in clinical features of depressed outpatients: preliminary evidence for subtyping of depression?
    Jack Dekker
    Mentrum Depression Research Group, JellinekMentrum Mental Health Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Women Health 46:19-38. 2007
    ..Gender differences in depression are usually associated with prevalence, severity, and sometimes with specific syndromes or subtypes. However, a lack of differentiation exists between these factors...
  7. pmc Psychiatric disorders and urbanization in Germany
    Jack Dekker
    JellinekMentrum Mental Health Institute, Klaprozenweg 111, P, O, Box 75848, 1070 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:17. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Speed of action: the relative efficacy of short psychodynamic supportive psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy in the first 8 weeks of a treatment algorithm for depression
    J J M Dekker
    Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 109:183-8. 2008
    ..To examine the efficacy and speed of action of short-term psychodynamic supportive psychotherapy (SPSP) in comparison to pharmacotherapy (PhT) in the acute treatment of depression...
  9. ncbi request reprint Urbanisation as a risk indicator for psychiatric admission
    J Peen
    Mentrum Mental Health Amsterdam, Section Research and Development, Klaprozenweg 111, PO Box 75848, 1070 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:535-8. 2003
    ..This study examines the independent effect of urbanisation on the risk for admission irrespective of age, sex and marital status...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of depressive disorder and comorbid personality pathology: combined therapy versus pharmacotherapy]
    S Kool
    Mentrum GGZ Amsterdam, Polikliniek West, Frederik Hendrikstraat, Amsterdam
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 49:361-72. 2007
    ..There is no equivocal treatment method of choice in literature, and opinions differ as to whether personality pathology has an adverse influence on the efficacy of the treatment for depression...
  11. ncbi request reprint Combining psychotherapy and antidepressants in the treatment of depression
    F de Jonghe
    Mentrum Mental Health Amsterdam, Department SPDC, Tweede Constantijn Huygenstraat 37, 1054 AG, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 64:217-29. 2001
    ..To compare the efficacy of antidepressants with that of antidepressants plus psychotherapy ("combined therapy") in the treatment of depression...
  12. doi request reprint Utilization of health care by patients with multiple sclerosis is based on professional and patient-defined health needs
    H Beckerman
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Mult Scler 14:1269-79. 2008
    ..This cross-sectional study investigates healthcare utilization, and determines which predisposing, enabling, and health factors are associated with healthcare utilization among 121 patients with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  13. doi request reprint The current status of urban-rural differences in psychiatric disorders
    J Peen
    Research Department, Arkin Mental Health Institute Amsterdam, 1070 AV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 121:84-93. 2010
    ..Reviews of urban-rural differences in psychiatric disorders conclude that urban rates may be marginally higher and, specifically, somewhat higher for depression. However, pooled results are not available...
  14. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of an interviewer-administered version of the Kessler Psychological Distress scale (K10) among Dutch, Moroccan and Turkish respondents
    T Fassaert
    Department of Epidemiology, Documentation and Health Promotion, Municipal Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 18:159-68. 2009
    ..The results nevertheless highlight the importance of cross-cultural validation, as we found different cut-off values for ethnic subgroups to obtain optimal sensitivity and specificity for detecting depressive and/or anxiety disorders...
  15. ncbi request reprint The availability of allied health care in nursing homes
    Marike E De Boer
    Department of Nursing Home Medicine, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil 29:665-70. 2007
    ..To determine the availability of allied health care in nursing homes in the Netherlands, and its dependency on characteristics of the nursing home...
  16. ncbi request reprint What is the risk of mortality for people who are screen positive in a diabetes screening programme but who do not have diabetes on biochemical testing? Diabetes screening programmes from a public health perspective
    A Spijkerman
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, UK
    J Med Screen 9:187-90. 2002
    ..To assess mortality risk in people classified by the Cambridge risk score (CRS), a previously validated simple screening tool for undiagnosed type 2 diabetes that uses only information routinely available in primary care...
  17. ncbi request reprint The possession of technical aids among persons with a somatic chronic disease
    J Dekker
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, PO Box 7057 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil 25:393-8. 2003
    ..The goal of the present study was to determine whether the possession of technical aids is dependent on the type of chronic disease, illness duration, co-morbidity, disability, age, and several other factors...
  18. pmc The incidences of and consultation rate for lower extremity complaints in general practice
    J M van der Waal
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:809-15. 2006
    ..To estimate the incidence and consultation rate of lower extremity complaints in general practice...