L Mevissen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Treatment of PTSD in people with severe intellectual disabilities: a case series
    L Mevissen
    Accare, Centre for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Deventer, The Netherlands
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:223-32. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Do persons with intellectual disability and limited verbal capacities respond to trauma treatment?
    Liesbeth Mevissen
    Accare, Deventer, The Netherlands
    J Intellect Dev Disabil 36:274-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint PTSD and its treatment in people with intellectual disabilities: a review of the literature
    L Mevissen
    Accare, Centre for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Drenthe, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:308-16. 2010
  4. pmc EMDR treatment in people with mild ID and PTSD: 4 cases
    L Mevissen
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry KJP Drenthe Overijssel, Accare, Centre for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Diepenveenseweg 169, 7413 AP, Deventer, The Netherlands
    Psychiatr Q 82:43-57. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Treatment of PTSD in people with severe intellectual disabilities: a case series
    L Mevissen
    Accare, Centre for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Deventer, The Netherlands
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:223-32. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present case studies was to assess the applicability and effects of an evidence-based treatment method for psychological trauma with this population...
  2. doi request reprint Do persons with intellectual disability and limited verbal capacities respond to trauma treatment?
    Liesbeth Mevissen
    Accare, Deventer, The Netherlands
    J Intellect Dev Disabil 36:274-9. 2011
    ..This paper assessed the applicability of eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR) in two clients with moderate ID, serious behavioural problems, and histories of negative life events...
  3. doi request reprint PTSD and its treatment in people with intellectual disabilities: a review of the literature
    L Mevissen
    Accare, Centre for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Drenthe, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:308-16. 2010
    ..Development of diagnostic instruments for assessment of PTSD symptomatology in this population is required, as it could facilitate further research on its prevalence and treatment...
  4. pmc EMDR treatment in people with mild ID and PTSD: 4 cases
    L Mevissen
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry KJP Drenthe Overijssel, Accare, Centre for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Diepenveenseweg 169, 7413 AP, Deventer, The Netherlands
    Psychiatr Q 82:43-57. 2011
    ..It is concluded that clients' improvements converge to suggest the applicability of EMDR in people with mild ID. Difficulties involved in arriving at an accurate PTSD diagnosis in ID clients are discussed...