Tara Donker

Summary

Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc A brief Web-based screening questionnaire for common mental disorders: development and validation
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 11:e19. 2009
  2. doi request reprint The validity of the Dutch K10 and extended K10 screening scales for depressive and anxiety disorders
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 176:45-50. 2010
  3. pmc Implementation of Internet-based preventive interventions for depression and anxiety: role of support? The design of a randomized controlled trial
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorstraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 10:59. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Brief self-rated screening for depression on the Internet
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 122:253-9. 2010
  5. pmc Psychoeducation for depression, anxiety and psychological distress: a meta-analysis
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorstraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 7:79. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Quick and easy self-rating of Generalized Anxiety Disorder: validity of the Dutch web-based GAD-7, GAD-2 and GAD-SI
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 188:58-64. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Internet-based screening for suicidal ideation in common mental disorders
    Esther Hemelrijk
    113Online, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crisis 33:215-21. 2012
  8. pmc Single-item screening for agoraphobic symptoms: validation of a web-based audiovisual screening instrument
    Wouter van Ballegooijen
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e38480. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Psychological treatment of depression: results of a series of meta-analyses
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, and EMGO institute, The Netherlands
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:354-64. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Personalized treatment of adult depression: medication, psychotherapy, or both? A systematic review
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Depress Anxiety 29:855-64. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc A brief Web-based screening questionnaire for common mental disorders: development and validation
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 11:e19. 2009
    ..This need can be met by using brief online screening questionnaires, which can also be quickly used to screen patients prior to consultation with a GP...
  2. doi request reprint The validity of the Dutch K10 and extended K10 screening scales for depressive and anxiety disorders
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 176:45-50. 2010
    ..75 for detecting any depressive and/or anxiety disorder. The Dutch version of the K10 is appropriate for screening depressive disorders in primary care, while the EK10 is preferred in screening for both depressive and anxiety disorders...
  3. pmc Implementation of Internet-based preventive interventions for depression and anxiety: role of support? The design of a randomized controlled trial
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorstraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 10:59. 2009
    ..Moreover, we will investigate which level of support by a coach is more effective compared to other levels of support...
  4. doi request reprint Brief self-rated screening for depression on the Internet
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 122:253-9. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Psychoeducation for depression, anxiety and psychological distress: a meta-analysis
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Van der Boechorstraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 7:79. 2009
    ..There are no published meta-analyses of the effectiveness of passive psychoeducation in reducing symptoms of depression, anxiety or psychological distress...
  6. doi request reprint Quick and easy self-rating of Generalized Anxiety Disorder: validity of the Dutch web-based GAD-7, GAD-2 and GAD-SI
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 188:58-64. 2011
    ..More research is needed to validate the GAD-SI 'Do you have trouble relaxing' to see if its screening properties approach those of the GAD-7...
  7. doi request reprint Internet-based screening for suicidal ideation in common mental disorders
    Esther Hemelrijk
    113Online, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crisis 33:215-21. 2012
    ..Research in the field of web-based interventions for common mental disorders, however, usually excludes participants with a suicidal risk, although a large proportion of participants might suffer from suicidal ideation...
  8. pmc Single-item screening for agoraphobic symptoms: validation of a web-based audiovisual screening instrument
    Wouter van Ballegooijen
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e38480. 2012
    ..66, AUC.734) and the text-based items (AUC.607-.697). Single-item multimedia screening for anxiety disorders should be further developed and tested in the general population and in patient, illiterate and immigrant samples...
  9. doi request reprint Psychological treatment of depression: results of a series of meta-analyses
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, and EMGO institute, The Netherlands
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:354-64. 2011
    ..In the past few decades, a considerable number of studies have examined the effects of psychotherapies for adult depression...
  10. doi request reprint Personalized treatment of adult depression: medication, psychotherapy, or both? A systematic review
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Depress Anxiety 29:855-64. 2012
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials comparing two treatments directly in a group of patients with a specific characteristic...
  11. doi request reprint Screening for mood and anxiety disorders with the five-item, the three-item, and the two-item Mental Health Inventory
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 168:250-5. 2009
    ....
  12. pmc Self-guided psychological treatment for depressive symptoms: a meta-analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e21274. 2011
    ..The results and sizes of these trials have been mixed. This is the first quantitative meta-analysis, aimed at organizing and evaluating the literature, and estimating effect size...
  13. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial on the role of support in Internet-based problem solving therapy for depression and anxiety
    Annet Kleiboer
    Department of Clinical Psychology and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Behav Res Ther 72:63-71. 2015
    ..Results for anxiety were less robust but in favor of the weekly support condition. The results underscore the importance of structural support in Internet-based interventions for depression and anxiety. ..
  14. doi request reprint Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Mental Health Problems: A Comprehensive Meta-Analysis
    Pim Cuijpers
    From the Department of Clinical, Neuro and Developmental Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Leuphana University, Luneburg, Germany Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Mailman School of Public Health, New York the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, and the Department of Psychiatry, Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada the Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Babes Bolyai University, Cluj Napoca, Romania and the Department of Surgical, Medical, Molecular and Critical Pathology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Am J Psychiatry 173:680-7. 2016
    ..A comprehensive meta-analysis of all randomized trials examining the effects of IPT for all mental health problems was conducted...
  15. pmc Cost-effectiveness of blended vs. face-to-face cognitive behavioural therapy for severe anxiety disorders: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Geke Romijn
    Faculty of Behavioural and Movement Sciences, Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, BT 1081, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 15:311. 2015
    ..We thus hypothesize that blended cognitive behavioural therapy is more cost-effective than face-to-face cognitive behavioural therapy...