Josien Schuurmans

Summary

Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of the effectiveness of cognitive-behavioral therapy and sertraline versus a waitlist control group for anxiety disorders in older adults
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:255-63. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness and prediction of treatment outcome in cognitive behavioral therapy and sertraline for late-life anxiety disorders
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:1148-59. 2009
  3. pmc Effects of Internet-based guided self-help problem-solving therapy for adolescents with depression and anxiety: a randomized controlled trial
    Willemijn Hoek
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e43485. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Does the therapy manual or the therapist matter most in treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder? A randomized controlled trial of exposure with response or ritual prevention in 118 patients
    Patricia van Oppen
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, GGZ InGeest VU Medical Center Academic Anxiety Outpatient Clinic, A J Ernststraat 887, 1081 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1158-67. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Psychotherapy for chronic major depression and dysthymia: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:51-62. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of primary care physician motivational interviewing versus brief advice to engage adolescents with an Internet-based depression prevention intervention: 6-month outcomes and predictors of improvement
    Willemijn Hoek
    Faculty of Psychology and Education, Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transl Res 158:315-25. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The Netherlands Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Association (NOCDA) study: design and rationale of a longitudinal naturalistic study of the course of OCD and clinical characteristics of the sample at baseline
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 21:273-85. 2012
  8. pmc Prevention of depression and anxiety in adolescents: a randomized controlled trial testing the efficacy and mechanisms of Internet-based self-help problem-solving therapy
    Willemijn Hoek
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 10:93. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Late-life anxiety disorders: a review
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department for Older Adults, GGZinGeest, Osdorpplein 880, 1068 TD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 13:267-73. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-help interventions for anxiety disorders: an overview
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 9:284-90. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of the effectiveness of cognitive-behavioral therapy and sertraline versus a waitlist control group for anxiety disorders in older adults
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:255-63. 2006
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  2. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness and prediction of treatment outcome in cognitive behavioral therapy and sertraline for late-life anxiety disorders
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:1148-59. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to study long-term treatment outcomes and to explore differential predictors for both short-term and long-term treatment outcomes of sertraline and CBT for late-life anxiety disorders...
  3. pmc Effects of Internet-based guided self-help problem-solving therapy for adolescents with depression and anxiety: a randomized controlled trial
    Willemijn Hoek
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e43485. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Does the therapy manual or the therapist matter most in treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder? A randomized controlled trial of exposure with response or ritual prevention in 118 patients
    Patricia van Oppen
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, GGZ InGeest VU Medical Center Academic Anxiety Outpatient Clinic, A J Ernststraat 887, 1081 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1158-67. 2010
    ..The present study compared the effectiveness of 4 different modes of delivery of ERP in a referred sample of OCD patients...
  5. doi request reprint Psychotherapy for chronic major depression and dysthymia: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:51-62. 2010
    ..We conclude that psychotherapy is effective in the treatment of chronic depression and dysthymia but probably not as effective as pharmacotherapy (particularly the SSRIs)...
  6. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of primary care physician motivational interviewing versus brief advice to engage adolescents with an Internet-based depression prevention intervention: 6-month outcomes and predictors of improvement
    Willemijn Hoek
    Faculty of Psychology and Education, Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Transl Res 158:315-25. 2011
    ..In conclusion, a primary care/Internet-based intervention model among adolescents demonstrated reductions in depressed mood over 6 months and may result in fewer depressive episodes...
  7. doi request reprint The Netherlands Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Association (NOCDA) study: design and rationale of a longitudinal naturalistic study of the course of OCD and clinical characteristics of the sample at baseline
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 21:273-85. 2012
    ..4% and 63.7%, respectively) and anxiety disorders other than OCD (36% current and 46.5% lifetime)...
  8. pmc Prevention of depression and anxiety in adolescents: a randomized controlled trial testing the efficacy and mechanisms of Internet-based self-help problem-solving therapy
    Willemijn Hoek
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 10:93. 2009
    ..A secondary objective is to test potential mediating and moderating variables in order to gain insight into how the intervention works and for whom it works best...
  9. doi request reprint Late-life anxiety disorders: a review
    Josien Schuurmans
    Department for Older Adults, GGZinGeest, Osdorpplein 880, 1068 TD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 13:267-73. 2011
    ..The dissemination of knowledge regarding late-life anxiety disorders is vital, as evidence-based treatments are available but are still rarely implemented...
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-help interventions for anxiety disorders: an overview
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 9:284-90. 2007
    ..However, several research questions need to be answered before broad-scale dissemination is possible. The Internet will continue to play a prominent role in the further development of this field of research and clinical practice...