Simone Kool

Summary

Affiliation: Mentrum Mental Health Organization
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in personality pathology after pharmacotherapy and combined therapy for depressed patients
    Simone Kool
    Mentrum Mental Health Organization Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 17:60-72. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of combined therapy and pharmacotherapy for depressed patients with or without personality disorders
    Simone Kool
    Mentrum Mental Health Organization, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:133-41. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of pharmacotherapy in depressed patients with and without personality disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Simone Kool
    Mentrum Mental Health Organization, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 88:269-78. 2005
  5. 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
  6. doi request reprint Patient preference compared with random allocation in short-term psychodynamic supportive psychotherapy with indicated addition of pharmacotherapy for depression
    Henricus L Van
    Mentrum Depression Research Group, Mentrum Mental Health Care, Mentrum Mental Health Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychother Res 19:205-12. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Short psychodynamic supportive psychotherapy, antidepressants, and their combination in the treatment of major depression: a mega-analysis based on three randomized clinical trials
    Saskia de Maat
    Depression Research Group of the Mentrum Institute for Mental Health, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Depress Anxiety 25:565-74. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Managing the patient with co-morbid depression and an anxiety disorder
    Robert A Schoevers
    JellinekMentrum Mental Health Care Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the NetherlandsDepartment of Psychiatry, Medical Center, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Drugs 68:1621-34. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Does early response predict outcome in psychotherapy and combined therapy for major depression?
    Henricus L Van
    Depression Research Group of Mentrum Health Care Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 105:261-5. 2008
  10. 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

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Publications13

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in personality pathology after pharmacotherapy and combined therapy for depressed patients
    Simone Kool
    Mentrum Mental Health Organization Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 17:60-72. 2003
    ..Patients with cluster B pathology changed the least. Depressed patients with comorbid personality pathology appear to benefit most from a combination of pharmacotherapy and a form of short, psychodynamic, supportive psychotherapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of combined therapy and pharmacotherapy for depressed patients with or without personality disorders
    Simone Kool
    Mentrum Mental Health Organization, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:133-41. 2003
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  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of pharmacotherapy in depressed patients with and without personality disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Simone Kool
    Mentrum Mental Health Organization, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 88:269-78. 2005
    ..Recently, there has been a shift towards a less negative opinion. Still, the evidence in the literature remains inconclusive. This may be explained by methodological differences between published studies...
  5. 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...
  6. doi request reprint Patient preference compared with random allocation in short-term psychodynamic supportive psychotherapy with indicated addition of pharmacotherapy for depression
    Henricus L Van
    Mentrum Depression Research Group, Mentrum Mental Health Care, Mentrum Mental Health Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychother Res 19:205-12. 2009
    ..It might be warranted to continue an initially ineffective psychotherapy for depression, because a considerable number of patients do have a pattern of delayed response...
  7. ncbi request reprint Short psychodynamic supportive psychotherapy, antidepressants, and their combination in the treatment of major depression: a mega-analysis based on three randomized clinical trials
    Saskia de Maat
    Depression Research Group of the Mentrum Institute for Mental Health, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Depress Anxiety 25:565-74. 2008
    ..Combined therapy and SPSP also seem equally efficacious, except that patients think that the first is better in symptom reduction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Managing the patient with co-morbid depression and an anxiety disorder
    Robert A Schoevers
    JellinekMentrum Mental Health Care Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the NetherlandsDepartment of Psychiatry, Medical Center, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Drugs 68:1621-34. 2008
    ..The results should be interpreted with caution because the number of studies on this issue was relatively small, with considerable clinical and methodological heterogeneity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Does early response predict outcome in psychotherapy and combined therapy for major depression?
    Henricus L Van
    Depression Research Group of Mentrum Health Care Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 105:261-5. 2008
    ..To examine the predictive value of early response for final outcome of psychotherapy and combined therapy in major depression...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy alone and combined with pharmacotherapy in the treatment of depression
    Frans de Jonghe
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Amsterdam, and Depression Research Group, Mentrum Institute for Mental Health, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 185:37-45. 2004
    ..The relative efficacy of psychotherapy and combined therapy in the treatment of depression is still a matter of debate...