Susanne Schaal

Summary

Affiliation: University of Konstanz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prolonged grief disorder and depression in widows due to the Rwandan genocide
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany
    Omega (Westport) 59:203-19. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between prolonged grief disorder, depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, and anxiety in Rwandan genocide survivors
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Death Stud 36:97-117. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Narrative exposure therapy versus interpersonal psychotherapy. A pilot randomized controlled trial with Rwandan genocide orphans
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 78:298-306. 2009
  4. pmc Rates and risks for prolonged grief disorder in a sample of orphaned and widowed genocide survivors
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 10:55. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Mental health 15 years after the killings in Rwanda: imprisoned perpetrators of the genocide against the Tutsi versus a community sample of survivors
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 25:446-53. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Dissemination of psychotherapy for trauma spectrum disorders in postconflict settings: a randomized controlled trial in Rwanda
    Nadja Jacob
    University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 83:354-63. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Ten years after the genocide: trauma confrontation and posttraumatic stress in Rwandan adolescents
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, Center for Psychiatry Reichenau, University of Konstanz, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 19:95-105. 2006
  8. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder according to DSM-5 and DSM-IV diagnostic criteria: a comparison in a sample of Congolese ex-combatants
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Eur J Psychotraumatol 6:24981. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Psychotherapeutic Intervention in the Demobilization Process: Addressing Combat-related Mental Injuries with Narrative Exposure in a First and Second Dissemination Stage
    Anke Köbach
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother . 2015
  10. doi request reprint Prolonged grief disorder and depression in a German community sample
    Susanne Schaal
    a Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Death Stud 38:476-81. 2014

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Prolonged grief disorder and depression in widows due to the Rwandan genocide
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany
    Omega (Westport) 59:203-19. 2009
    ..The two syndromes were strongly associated. No discriminant validity was found between the two constructs suggesting that PGD may rather be an appearance of depression than a separate nosological entity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between prolonged grief disorder, depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, and anxiety in Rwandan genocide survivors
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Death Stud 36:97-117. 2012
    ..However, the symptom cluster of separation distress presents a grief-specific dimension that may surface unrelated to depressive symptoms...
  3. doi request reprint Narrative exposure therapy versus interpersonal psychotherapy. A pilot randomized controlled trial with Rwandan genocide orphans
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 78:298-306. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy of treatment modules for trauma spectrum disorders in a sample of Rwandan genocide orphans...
  4. pmc Rates and risks for prolonged grief disorder in a sample of orphaned and widowed genocide survivors
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 10:55. 2010
    ..Using these most recent criteria defining PGD, the aim of this study was to determine rates of and risks for PGD in survivors of the 1994 Rwandan genocide who had lost a parent and/or the husband before, during or after the 1994 events...
  5. doi request reprint Mental health 15 years after the killings in Rwanda: imprisoned perpetrators of the genocide against the Tutsi versus a community sample of survivors
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 25:446-53. 2012
    ..Results suggest that both groups exhibit considerable psychiatric morbidity...
  6. doi request reprint Dissemination of psychotherapy for trauma spectrum disorders in postconflict settings: a randomized controlled trial in Rwanda
    Nadja Jacob
    University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 83:354-63. 2014
    ..We tested a train-the-trainer (TTT) dissemination model for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ten years after the genocide: trauma confrontation and posttraumatic stress in Rwandan adolescents
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, Center for Psychiatry Reichenau, University of Konstanz, Germany
    J Trauma Stress 19:95-105. 2006
    ..Furthermore, a significant relationship was found between the number of traumatic experiences and subsequent stress responses...
  8. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder according to DSM-5 and DSM-IV diagnostic criteria: a comparison in a sample of Congolese ex-combatants
    Susanne Schaal
    Department of Psychology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Eur J Psychotraumatol 6:24981. 2015
    ..Compared to DSM-IV, the criteria for diagnosing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have been modified in DSM-5...
  9. doi request reprint Psychotherapeutic Intervention in the Demobilization Process: Addressing Combat-related Mental Injuries with Narrative Exposure in a First and Second Dissemination Stage
    Anke Köbach
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother . 2015
    ..Therefore, psychotherapeutic assistance should address both, trauma-related suffering and the lowered threshold for aggressive behaviour...
  10. doi request reprint Prolonged grief disorder and depression in a German community sample
    Susanne Schaal
    a Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Death Stud 38:476-81. 2014
    ..Symptoms of prolonged grief may endure years post-loss and often overlap with depression. ..