Wolfgang Tschacher

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Affiliation: University of Bern
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi Modeling psychotherapy process by time-series panel analysis (TSPA)
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    Wolfgang Tschacher and Fabian Ramseyer, University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern 3010, Switzerland
    Psychother Res 19:469-81. 2009
  2. pmc Change mechanisms of schema-centered group psychotherapy with personality disorder patients
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    Department of Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Psychiatry, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e39687. 2012
  3. doi Altered perception of apparent motion in schizophrenia spectrum disorder
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 159:290-9. 2008
  4. doi Brain connectivity in listening to affective stimuli: a functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) study and implications for psychotherapy
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Psychother Res 20:576-88. 2010
  5. pmc Cognitive binding in schizophrenia: weakened integration of temporal intersensory information
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Schizophr Bull 37:S13-22. 2011
  6. pmc Perception of causality in schizophrenia spectrum disorder
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Schizophr Bull 32:S106-12. 2006
  7. ncbi Reduced perception of the motion-induced blindness illusion in schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University of Bern, Switzerland
    Schizophr Res 81:261-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Analysis of crisis intervention processes
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University of Bern, Switzerland
    Crisis 23:59-67. 2002
  9. ncbi Time series models of symptoms in schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University of Bern, University Hospital of Social and Community Psychiatry, Laupenstrasse 49, CH 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 113:127-37. 2002
  10. ncbi Time series modeling of heroin and morphine drug action
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    Psychiatric Services, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 165:188-93. 2003

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Publications22

  1. doi Modeling psychotherapy process by time-series panel analysis (TSPA)
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    Wolfgang Tschacher and Fabian Ramseyer, University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern 3010, Switzerland
    Psychother Res 19:469-81. 2009
    ..In particular, TSPA can illuminate change mechanisms in psychotherapy field data by its nonexperimental approximation to an analysis of causal dynamic structures...
  2. pmc Change mechanisms of schema-centered group psychotherapy with personality disorder patients
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    Department of Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Psychiatry, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e39687. 2012
    ..It investigated the change mechanisms of psychotherapy using a novel method by which psychotherapy can be modeled explicitly in the temporal domain...
  3. doi Altered perception of apparent motion in schizophrenia spectrum disorder
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 159:290-9. 2008
    ..Hence AM perceptual dysfunctions are not specific for schizophrenia, yet AM may be a promising stage marker...
  4. doi Brain connectivity in listening to affective stimuli: a functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) study and implications for psychotherapy
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Psychother Res 20:576-88. 2010
    ..The authors discuss the implications of the findings for the change mechanisms inherent in psychotherapy...
  5. pmc Cognitive binding in schizophrenia: weakened integration of temporal intersensory information
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Schizophr Bull 37:S13-22. 2011
    ..The present findings point to ways in which the disconnection (or Gestalt) hypothesis of schizophrenia can be refined, suggesting more specific markers of neurocognitive functioning and potential targets of treatment...
  6. pmc Perception of causality in schizophrenia spectrum disorder
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Schizophr Bull 32:S106-12. 2006
    ..It is suggested that cognitive remediation therapy should address both increased and reduced perception of causality...
  7. ncbi Reduced perception of the motion-induced blindness illusion in schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University of Bern, Switzerland
    Schizophr Res 81:261-7. 2006
    ..MIB was more frequently found in normal subjects. The results remained consistent after adjusting for reaction time and error rates. Hence, MIB may provide a valid and reliable measure of cognitive organization in schizophrenia...
  8. ncbi Analysis of crisis intervention processes
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University of Bern, Switzerland
    Crisis 23:59-67. 2002
    ..In conclusion, crisis intervention should focus on having patients increasingly engage in outward cognitive orientation in order to stabilize mood, reduce anxiety, and activate their resources...
  9. ncbi Time series models of symptoms in schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University of Bern, University Hospital of Social and Community Psychiatry, Laupenstrasse 49, CH 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 113:127-37. 2002
    ..The findings were interpreted as generating hypotheses about how patients cope with psychotic episodes...
  10. ncbi Time series modeling of heroin and morphine drug action
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    Psychiatric Services, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 165:188-93. 2003
    ..We postulated that this is caused by differences in the perceived effects of these drugs, especially how desired and adverse effects of both drugs interacted...
  11. ncbi Lack of concordance between subjective improvement and symptom change in psychotic episodes
    Zeno Kupper
    Department of Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Br J Clin Psychol 47:75-93. 2008
    ..This study assessed the concordance between post-treatment subjective improvement and the observed symptom change after a psychotic episode...
  12. ncbi A dynamics-oriented approach to psychopathology
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, Department of Psychotherapy, Switzerland
    Nebr Symp Motiv 52:85-122. 2007
  13. ncbi Symptom trajectories in psychotic episodes
    Zeno Kupper
    University Hospital of Social and Community Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern Switzerland
    Compr Psychiatry 43:311-8. 2002
    ..The results support the validity of this approach for the description of symptom trajectories...
  14. doi Video-based quantification of body movement during social interaction indicates the severity of negative symptoms in patients with schizophrenia
    Zeno Kupper
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Schizophr Res 121:90-100. 2010
    ..MEA appears to be an objective, reliable and valid method for quantifying nonverbal behavior, an aspect which may furnish new insights into the processes related to reduced expressiveness in schizophrenia...
  15. ncbi [Evaluation of the bern day treatment programme and its position in the psychiatric network]
    Thomas Reisch
    Universitäre Psychiatrische Dienste Bern, Direktion Sozial, und Gemeindepsychiatrie, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 52:56-63. 2002
    ..The Bern Day Treatment Programme seems to be feasible for highly impacted patients with non-psychotic disorders and might be a useful model for areas with low population density...
  16. ncbi [A Qualitative Follow-Up Assessment two Years after Inpatient Crisis Intervention]
    Thomas Reisch
    Direktion Sozial und Gemeindepsychiatrie, Universitäre Psychiatrische Dienste Bern, Schweiz
    Psychiatr Prax 31:16-22. 2004
    ..34 patients (50 % adjustment disorder) were investigated at admission, at discharge and 2 years after participating in a 2-week crisis intervention program...
  17. pmc Nonverbal Synchrony in Social Interactions of Patients with Schizophrenia Indicates Socio-Communicative Deficits
    Zeno Kupper
    Division of Molecular Psychiatry, Translational Research Center, University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 10:e0145882. 2015
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  18. doi Nonverbal synchrony in psychotherapy: coordinated body movement reflects relationship quality and outcome
    Fabian Ramseyer
    Department of Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Laupenstrasse 49, Bern, Switzerland
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:284-95. 2011
    ..The authors contrasted nonverbal synchrony in these dyads with a control condition and assessed its association with session-level and overall psychotherapy outcome...
  19. doi Towards a taxonomy of common factors in psychotherapy-results of an expert survey
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    Department of Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Psychol Psychother 21:82-96. 2014
    ..The Taxonomy Project therefore aims at contributing to the definition and conceptualization of common factors of psychotherapy by analyzing their differential associations to standard techniques...
  20. ncbi Movement Coordination in Psychotherapy: Synchrony of Hand Movements is Associated with Session Outcome. A Single-Case Study
    Fabian Ramseyer
    University of Bern, Switzerland
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 20:145-66. 2016
    ..Its assessment and quantification may provide therapists important additional information on processes that usually occur outside conscious awareness, but that nevertheless influence core aspects of the therapy...
  21. doi The Social Present: The Duration of the Shared Now in Dyads is Linked with Personality
    Wolfgang Tschacher
    University Hospital of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Bern, Bolligenstrasse 111, 3060, Bern, Switzerland
    J Pers . 2016
    ..We wished to connect this descriptor to personality attributes...
  22. pmc Editorial: the significance of psychotherapy in the age of neuroscience
    Hans Dieter Brenner
    Schizophr Bull 32:S10-1. 2006