Christine Knaevelsrud

Summary

Affiliation: Treatment Center for Torture Victims
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Internet-based treatment for PTSD reduces distress and facilitates the development of a strong therapeutic alliance: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 7:13. 2007
  2. pmc Does the quality of the working alliance predict treatment outcome in online psychotherapy for traumatized patients?
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Centre for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    J Med Internet Res 8:e31. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint New treatment approaches: integrating new media in the treatment of war and torture victims
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Torture 17:67-78. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Posttraumatic growth, optimism and openness as outcomes of a cognitive-behavioural intervention for posttraumatic stress reactions
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Centre for Torture Victims Berlin and Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Health Psychol 15:1030-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effects of an internet-based treatment for posttraumatic stress
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Cogn Behav Ther 39:72-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Predictors of outcome of an Internet-based cognitive-behavioural therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder in older adults
    Maria Böttche
    Berlin Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Psychother 89:82-96. 2016
  7. doi request reprint [Retraumatization--a conceptional approach]
    Katrin Schock
    Behandlungszentrum für Folteropfer eV, Forschungsabteilung, Berlin
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 60:243-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Typologies of posttraumatic stress disorder in treatment-seeking older adults
    Maria Böttche
    Berlin Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 27:501-9. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Physical activity within a CBT intervention improves coping with pain in traumatized refugees: results of a randomized controlled design
    Alexandra Liedl
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Pain Med 12:234-45. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Integrative testimonial therapy: an Internet-based, therapist-assisted therapy for German elderly survivors of the World War II with posttraumatic stress symptoms
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Centre for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Freie University, Berlin, Germany National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT and Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, HELIOS Hansehospital Stralsund, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:651-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Internet-based treatment for PTSD reduces distress and facilitates the development of a strong therapeutic alliance: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 7:13. 2007
    ..Also, the quality of the online therapeutic relationship, its development and its relevance as potential moderator of the treatment effects was investigated...
  2. pmc Does the quality of the working alliance predict treatment outcome in online psychotherapy for traumatized patients?
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Centre for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    J Med Internet Res 8:e31. 2006
    ..The working alliance has been defined as the extent to which a patient and a therapist work collaboratively and purposefully and connect emotionally...
  3. ncbi request reprint New treatment approaches: integrating new media in the treatment of war and torture victims
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Torture 17:67-78. 2007
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Posttraumatic growth, optimism and openness as outcomes of a cognitive-behavioural intervention for posttraumatic stress reactions
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Centre for Torture Victims Berlin and Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Health Psychol 15:1030-8. 2010
    ..Our findings indicate the potential of psychotherapy to stimulate posttraumatic growth...
  5. doi request reprint Long-term effects of an internet-based treatment for posttraumatic stress
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Free University Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Cogn Behav Ther 39:72-7. 2010
    ..However, research with larger and clinically more diverse samples is needed to fully assess the clinical impact and potential of Internet-based health care provision...
  6. doi request reprint Predictors of outcome of an Internet-based cognitive-behavioural therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder in older adults
    Maria Böttche
    Berlin Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Psychother 89:82-96. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of resource-oriented variables such as self-efficacy, locus of control (LOC) and post-traumatic growth (PTG) in predicting treatment response in older adults with post-traumatic stress...
  7. doi request reprint [Retraumatization--a conceptional approach]
    Katrin Schock
    Behandlungszentrum für Folteropfer eV, Forschungsabteilung, Berlin
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 60:243-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this overview is to operationalize the term retraumatization on the background of empirical studies and to deduce a standardized definition. Furthermore implications for research and clinical practice are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Typologies of posttraumatic stress disorder in treatment-seeking older adults
    Maria Böttche
    Berlin Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 27:501-9. 2015
    ..While it is well known that posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is characterized by heterogeneous symptom clusters, little is known about predominant typologies of PTSD symptoms in older adults...
  9. doi request reprint Physical activity within a CBT intervention improves coping with pain in traumatized refugees: results of a randomized controlled design
    Alexandra Liedl
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Pain Med 12:234-45. 2011
    ..Based on Mutual Maintenance Theory and the Perpetual Avoidance Model, this study examined the additional effect of physical activity within a biofeedback-based cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT-BF) for traumatized refugees...
  10. doi request reprint Integrative testimonial therapy: an Internet-based, therapist-assisted therapy for German elderly survivors of the World War II with posttraumatic stress symptoms
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Treatment Centre for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Freie University, Berlin, Germany National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT and Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, HELIOS Hansehospital Stralsund, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:651-8. 2014
    ..Results of this study suggest that integrative testimonial therapy is a well accepted and potentially effective treatment for older war trauma survivors experiencing PTSD symptoms. ..
  11. pmc Risk recognition, attachment anxiety, self-efficacy, and state dissociation predict revictimization
    Estelle Bockers
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany The Berlin Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e108206. 2014
    ....
  12. pmc Impact of new traumatic or stressful life events on pre-existing PTSD in traumatized refugees: results of a longitudinal study
    Katrin Schock
    Center Ueberleben, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Psychotraumatol 7:32106. 2016
    ..A significant proportion of trauma survivors experience an additional critical life event in the aftermath. These renewed experiences of traumatic and stressful life events may lead to an increase in trauma-related mental health symptoms...
  13. pmc Web-based psychotherapy for posttraumatic stress disorder in war-traumatized Arab patients: randomized controlled trial
    Christine Knaevelsrud
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Freie University, Berlin, Germany
    J Med Internet Res 17:e71. 2015
    ..Internet-based interventions for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have proved feasible and effective in Western countries, but their applicability and efficacy in war and conflict regions remains unknown...
  14. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder in older adults: an overview of characteristics and treatment approaches
    Maria Böttche
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:230-9. 2012
    ..Moreover, there has been little evaluation of the efficacy of psychotherapeutic treatment approaches for older patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reconciliation in Cambodia: thirty years after the terror of the Khmer Rouge regime
    Estelle Bockers
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims, and Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Torture 21:71-83. 2011
    ..Thirty years after the Khmer Rouge regime this article gives an overview on the status of the country's current reconciliation process and recommends potential future steps...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain and PTSD: the Perpetual Avoidance Model and its treatment implications
    Alexandra Liedl
    Treatment Center for Torture Victims, Berlin, Germany
    Torture 18:69-76. 2008
    ..This model provides an explanation of the reciprocal maintenance of both disorders and offers treatment implications...
  17. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for complicated grief: a randomized controlled trial
    Birgit Wagner
    Department of Psychopathology, University of Zurich, Scheuchzerstr 21, 8006 Zurich, Switzerland
    Death Stud 30:429-53. 2006
    ..Follow-up results show that this improvement was maintained after 3 months...
  18. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic growth and optimism as outcomes of an internet-based intervention for complicated grief
    Birgit Wagner
    Department of Psychopathology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cogn Behav Ther 36:156-61. 2007
    ..Results indicate that post-traumatic growth increased in the treatment group. No treatment effect was found for optimism. These findings contribute to the growing literature on personal growth in psychotherapy...