Michael Kaess

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Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Stress vulnerability in male youth with Internet Gaming Disorder
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 77:244-251. 2017
  2. doi request reprint Pathological Internet Use Is on the Rise Among European Adolescents
    Michael Kaess
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 59:236-9. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Borderline personality disorder in adolescence
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Pediatrics 134:782-93. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Risk-behaviour screening for identifying adolescents with mental health problems in Europe
    Michael Kaess
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:611-20. 2014
  5. pmc Short-term psychotherapeutic treatment in adolescents engaging in non-suicidal self-injury: a randomized controlled trial
    Gloria Fischer
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    Trials 14:294. 2013
  6. pmc The saving and empowering young lives in Europe (SEYLE) randomized controlled trial (RCT): methodological issues and participant characteristics
    Vladimir Carli
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:479. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Temperamental patterns in female adolescents with borderline personality disorder
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:109-15. 2013
  8. pmc Saving and empowering young lives in Europe (SEYLE): a randomized controlled trial
    Danuta Wasserman
    National Swedish Prevention of Mental Ill Health and Suicide NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:192. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Pathological Internet use among adolescents: Comparing gamers and non-gamers
    Esther Strittmatter
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany University Medical Center Münster, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Munster, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 228:128-35. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Life-time prevalence and psychosocial correlates of adolescent direct self-injurious behavior: a comparative study of findings in 11 European countries
    Romuald Brunner
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 55:337-48. 2014

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Publications37

  1. doi request reprint Stress vulnerability in male youth with Internet Gaming Disorder
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 77:244-251. 2017
    ..Findings illustrate differences in acute psychological and neurobiological stress reactivity in patients with IGD. Alterations of the stress response system may be involved in the development and maintenance of IGD...
  2. doi request reprint Pathological Internet Use Is on the Rise Among European Adolescents
    Michael Kaess
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 59:236-9. 2016
    ..Increased Internet accessibility has been accompanied by an increased awareness of pathological Internet use (PIU). The aim of the study was to investigate a potential increase of PIU among European adolescents...
  3. doi request reprint Borderline personality disorder in adolescence
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Pediatrics 134:782-93. 2014
    ..BPD diagnosis and treatment should be considered part of routine practice in adolescent mental health to improve these individuals' well-being and long-term prognosis. ..
  4. doi request reprint Risk-behaviour screening for identifying adolescents with mental health problems in Europe
    Michael Kaess
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:611-20. 2014
    ..Identifying factors that increase compliance to clinical interviews are crucial in improving screening procedures...
  5. pmc Short-term psychotherapeutic treatment in adolescents engaging in non-suicidal self-injury: a randomized controlled trial
    Gloria Fischer
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    Trials 14:294. 2013
    ..Despite the large impact of this behavior, there is still a lack of evidence-based, specific, and effective manualized treatment approaches for adolescents with NSSI...
  6. pmc The saving and empowering young lives in Europe (SEYLE) randomized controlled trial (RCT): methodological issues and participant characteristics
    Vladimir Carli
    National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention of Mental Ill Health NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:479. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Temperamental patterns in female adolescents with borderline personality disorder
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:109-15. 2013
    ..Early identification of a "borderline temperament" may facilitate early intervention and lower the risk for developing BPD...
  8. pmc Saving and empowering young lives in Europe (SEYLE): a randomized controlled trial
    Danuta Wasserman
    National Swedish Prevention of Mental Ill Health and Suicide NASP, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:192. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Pathological Internet use among adolescents: Comparing gamers and non-gamers
    Esther Strittmatter
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany University Medical Center Münster, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Munster, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 228:128-35. 2015
    ..Students with PIU-NG had a higher risk of depression than those with PIU-G. The significant psychological impairment of PIU-NG suggests that it should be considered in future diagnostic criteria. ..
  10. doi request reprint Life-time prevalence and psychosocial correlates of adolescent direct self-injurious behavior: a comparative study of findings in 11 European countries
    Romuald Brunner
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 55:337-48. 2014
    ....
  11. doi request reprint A 2-year longitudinal study of prospective predictors of pathological Internet use in adolescents
    Esther Strittmatter
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 25:725-34. 2016
    ..Both PIU symptoms and emotional problems may contribute to the vicious cycle that supports the perpetuation of PIU. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Prospective risk for suicidal thoughts and behaviour in adolescents with onset, maintenance or cessation of direct self-injurious behaviour
    Julian Koenig
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry . 2016
    ..This is the first study showing that D-SIB cessation reduces later risk for suicidal thoughts and behaviour in adolescence. Suicide prevention efforts should set one focus on reducing adolescent D-SIB...
  13. doi request reprint Developmental trajectories of self-injurious behavior, suicidal behavior and substance misuse and their association with adolescent borderline personality pathology
    Orit Nakar
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Affect Disord 197:231-8. 2016
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  14. pmc Pathological Internet use among European adolescents: psychopathology and self-destructive behaviours
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:1093-102. 2014
    ..At the clinical and public health levels, targeting PIU among adolescents in the early stages could potentially lead to improvements of psychological well-being and a reduction of suicidal behaviours. ..
  15. doi request reprint Axis I and II comorbidity and psychosocial functioning in female adolescents with borderline personality disorder
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychopathology 46:55-62. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate Axis I and Axis II disorders, as well as psychosocial functioning, in a clinical sample of adolescents with BPD and to compare these with participants with mixed psychiatric diagnoses...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association of Adolescent Dimensional Borderline Personality Pathology with Past and Current Nonsuicidal Self-Injury and Lifetime Suicidal Behavior: A Clinical Multicenter Study
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychopathology 49:356-363. 2016
    ..It can be hypothesized that D-BPP underlies adolescent self-harm and may persist even after its termination, promoting a higher burden of mental health problems...
  17. doi request reprint Parents' childhood experiences of bonding and parental psychopathology predict borderline personality disorder during adolescence in offspring
    Maria Rita Infurna
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 246:373-378. 2016
    ..Our findings highlight the importance of including both parents in future research and in early clinical treatment in adolescents with BPD...
  18. doi request reprint The Specific Role of Childhood Abuse, Parental Bonding, and Family Functioning in Female Adolescents With Borderline Personality Disorder
    Maria Rita Infurna
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Pers Disord 30:177-92. 2016
    ..They have important implications for prevention and early intervention as they highlight the need for specific strategies for involving the family. ..
  19. doi request reprint Resting cardiac function in adolescent non-suicidal self-injury: The impact of borderline personality disorder symptoms and psychosocial functioning
    Julian Koenig
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 248:117-120. 2016
    ..Controlling for a host of confounding variables resting state HR and vmHRV in adolescents with NSSI were significantly correlated with BPD symptoms and the current level of functioning...
  20. doi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, childhood adversity and adolescent nonsuicidal self-injury
    Corinna Reichl
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 74:203-211. 2016
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  21. doi request reprint Specific music therapy techniques in the treatment of primary headache disorders in adolescents: a randomized attention-placebo-controlled trial
    Julian Koenig
    School of Therapeutic Sciences, SRH University Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Pain 14:1196-207. 2013
    ..Both groups showed a moderate mean reduction of headache frequency posttreatment of about 20%, but only small numbers of responders (50% frequency reduction). Follow-up data showed no significant deteriorations or improvements...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Early Mother-to-Child Bond and Its Unique Prospective Contribution to Child Behavior Evaluated by Mothers and Teachers
    Anna Fuchs
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychopathology 49:211-216. 2016
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Dual-task performance under acute stress in female adolescents with borderline personality disorder
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 25:1027-35. 2016
    ..The finding of attenuated HR response to acute stress in adolescent patients with BPD may contradict current theories that the affective hyperresponsivity in BPD is based on a biologically determined mechanism. ..
  24. pmc The German version of the self-injurious thoughts and behaviors interview (SITBI-G): a tool to assess non-suicidal self-injury and suicidal behavior disorder
    Gloria Fischer
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 14:265. 2014
    ..In the present study the psychometric properties of the German version of the SITBI (SITBI-G) were assessed. We also evaluated whether SITBI-G is a reliable and valid instrument to establish diagnoses of NSSI and SBD...
  25. doi request reprint Depression and resting state heart rate variability in children and adolescents - A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Julian Koenig
    Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Psychol Rev 46:136-50. 2016
    ..Findings have important clinical implications including a potentially increased risk for future physical ill health and also the identification of potential new treatment targets in child and adolescent depression. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint Resting state vagal tone in attention deficit (hyperactivity) disorder: A meta-analysis
    Julian Koenig
    a Section for Translational Psychobiology in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry . 2016
    ..To quantify evidence on resting-state vagal activity in patients with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) relative to controls using meta-analysis...
  27. doi request reprint Selective Mutism: The Fraternal Twin of Childhood Social Phobia
    Angelika Gensthaler
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Psychopathology 49:95-107. 2016
    ..Our studies compare behavioral problem profiles in children and adolescents with SM and SP and control groups and assess the comorbidity patterns of SM and SP...
  28. pmc Does parental monitoring moderate the relationship between bullying and adolescent nonsuicidal self-injury and suicidal behavior? A community-based self-report study of adolescents in Germany
    Vanessa Jantzer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstraße 8, Heidelberg, 69115, Germany
    BMC Public Health 15:583. 2015
    ..The present study therefore focuses on the nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) and suicidal behavior (SB) in victims of bullying and the potentially moderating effect of parental monitoring...
  29. doi request reprint Pain perception in female adolescents with borderline personality disorder
    Petra Ludäscher
    Central Institute of Mental Health, Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, J5, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 24:351-7. 2015
    ..This provides support for the idea that disturbed pain processing is not only a consequence of chronic BPD but is already present in early stages of BPD. ..
  30. doi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences and their impact on frequency, severity, and the individual function of nonsuicidal self-injury in youth
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 206:265-72. 2013
    ..Since ACEs also influence the functions of NSSI such factors need to be examined as part of clinical care planning...
  31. doi request reprint Alterations in the neuroendocrinological stress response to acute psychosocial stress in adolescents engaging in nonsuicidal self-injury
    Michael Kaess
    Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 37:157-61. 2012
    ..To investigate the neuroendocrinological stress response to acute psychosocial stress in a clinical sample of female adolescents engaging in nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI)...
  32. doi request reprint Associations between depression and specific childhood experiences of abuse and neglect: A meta-analysis
    Maria Rita Infurna
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Department of Psychological and Educational Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy Institute of Psychology, Faculty of Behavioural and Cultural Studies, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Affect Disord 190:47-55. 2016
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Sex-specific prediction of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity by pituitary volume during adolescence: a longitudinal study from 12 to 17 years of age
    Michael Kaess
    Orygen Youth Health Clinical Program, NorthWestern Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia Section for Disorders of Personality Development, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:2694-704. 2013
    ..To investigate the longitudinal relationship between pituitary gland volume (PGV) and parameters of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis (HPAA) functioning during adolescence...
  34. pmc Explaining gender differences in non-fatal suicidal behaviour among adolescents: a population-based study
    Michael Kaess
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 11:597. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate gender differences in prevalence and emotional and behavioural correlates of suicidal behaviour in a representative school-based sample of adolescents...
  35. doi request reprint Resting state vagal tone in borderline personality disorder: A meta-analysis
    Julian Koenig
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany The Ohio State University, Department of Psychology, Columbus, OH, USA Electronic address
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 64:18-26. 2016
    ....
  36. pmc Autonomic nervous system and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis response to experimentally induced cold pain in adolescent non-suicidal self-injury--study protocol
    Julian Koenig
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 15:150. 2015
    ..However, previous research has not yet systematically addressed differences in the physiological response to experimentally induced pain comparing adolescents with NSSI and age- and sex-matched healthy controls...
  37. doi request reprint Impact of a maternal history of childhood abuse on the development of mother-infant interaction during the first year of life
    Anna Fuchs
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstraße 8, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Child Abuse Negl 48:179-89. 2015
    ..This period could be targeted by strategies to prevent intergenerational transmission of abusive experiences. ..