Thanos Karatzias

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Affiliation: Napier University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Organic vs. functional neurological disorders: The role of childhood psychological trauma
    Thanos Karatzias
    Edinburgh Napier University, School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh, UK NHS Lothian, Rivers Centre for Traumatic Stress, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    Child Abuse Negl 63:1-6. 2016
  2. doi request reprint An initial psychometric assessment of an ICD-11 based measure of PTSD and complex PTSD (ICD-TQ): Evidence of construct validity
    Thanos Karatzias
    Edinburgh Napier University, School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh, UK NHS Lothian, Rivers Centre for Traumatic Stress, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 44:73-79. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Adverse life events and health: a population study in Hong Kong
    Thanos Karatzias
    Edinburgh Napier University, Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh UK NHS Lothian, Rivers Centre, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 78:173-7. 2015
  4. doi request reprint A controlled comparison of the effectiveness and efficiency of two psychological therapies for posttraumatic stress disorder: eye movement desensitization and reprocessing vs. emotional freedom techniques
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:372-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint General psychopathology in anorexia nervosa: the role of psychosocial factors
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Scotland, UK
    Clin Psychol Psychother 17:519-27. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Posttraumatic symptomatology and dissociation in outpatients with chronic posttraumatic stress disorder
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland
    J Trauma Dissociation 11:83-92. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting treatment outcome on three measures for post-traumatic stress disorder
    Athanasios Karatzias
    Faculty of Health Life and Social Sciences, School of Community Health, Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Crewe Road South Edinburgh, EH4 2LD Scotland, UK
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:40-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Predicting general well-being from self-esteem and affectivity: an exploratory study with Scottish adolescents
    Athanasios Karatzias
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Qual Life Res 15:1143-51. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Illness appraisals and self-esteem as correlates of anxiety and affective comorbid disorders in schizophrenia
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, School of Community Health, Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Edinburgh, EH4 2LD Scotland, UK
    Compr Psychiatry 48:371-5. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Cognitive appraisals and physical health in people with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
    Thanos Karatzias
    Napier University, Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Research Centre for Health and Wellness, Comely Bank Campus, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh EH4 2LD, Scotland, UK
    Med Hypotheses 72:444-7. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Organic vs. functional neurological disorders: The role of childhood psychological trauma
    Thanos Karatzias
    Edinburgh Napier University, School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh, UK NHS Lothian, Rivers Centre for Traumatic Stress, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    Child Abuse Negl 63:1-6. 2016
    ..Although further research is required to confirm our findings, our results suggest that identifying and addressing the impact of childhood trauma, may alleviate distress and aid recovery from functional neurological disorders...
  2. doi request reprint An initial psychometric assessment of an ICD-11 based measure of PTSD and complex PTSD (ICD-TQ): Evidence of construct validity
    Thanos Karatzias
    Edinburgh Napier University, School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh, UK NHS Lothian, Rivers Centre for Traumatic Stress, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 44:73-79. 2016
    ..Future theoretical and empirical work will be required to generate a final version of the ICD-TQ that will match the diagnostic structure of PTSD and CPTSD when ICD-11 is published...
  3. doi request reprint Adverse life events and health: a population study in Hong Kong
    Thanos Karatzias
    Edinburgh Napier University, Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh UK NHS Lothian, Rivers Centre, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    J Psychosom Res 78:173-7. 2015
    ....
  4. doi request reprint A controlled comparison of the effectiveness and efficiency of two psychological therapies for posttraumatic stress disorder: eye movement desensitization and reprocessing vs. emotional freedom techniques
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 199:372-8. 2011
    ..Given the speculative nature of the theoretical basis of EFT, a dismantling study on the active ingredients of EFT should be subject to future research...
  5. doi request reprint General psychopathology in anorexia nervosa: the role of psychosocial factors
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Scotland, UK
    Clin Psychol Psychother 17:519-27. 2010
    ..Given the strong association between psychosocial factors such as self-esteem, social support and general psychopathology, psychological therapies could play an important role in facilitating emotional recovery...
  6. doi request reprint Posttraumatic symptomatology and dissociation in outpatients with chronic posttraumatic stress disorder
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland
    J Trauma Dissociation 11:83-92. 2010
    ..In line with previous research, our findings indicate that chronic PTSD symptoms could be contributing to the maintenance of clinical dissociation and vice versa in this sample of Scottish outpatients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting treatment outcome on three measures for post-traumatic stress disorder
    Athanasios Karatzias
    Faculty of Health Life and Social Sciences, School of Community Health, Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Crewe Road South Edinburgh, EH4 2LD Scotland, UK
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:40-6. 2007
    ..Clinical relevance of the present results and directions for future research are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predicting general well-being from self-esteem and affectivity: an exploratory study with Scottish adolescents
    Athanasios Karatzias
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Qual Life Res 15:1143-51. 2006
    ..The study adds to previous evidence regarding the high association between GWB and personality factors in adult and adolescent populations. Directions for future research are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Illness appraisals and self-esteem as correlates of anxiety and affective comorbid disorders in schizophrenia
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, School of Community Health, Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Edinburgh, EH4 2LD Scotland, UK
    Compr Psychiatry 48:371-5. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Cognitive appraisals and physical health in people with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
    Thanos Karatzias
    Napier University, Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Research Centre for Health and Wellness, Comely Bank Campus, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh EH4 2LD, Scotland, UK
    Med Hypotheses 72:444-7. 2009
    ..Although this conceptualisation has certain clinical implications for the management of physical health following PTSD, further research is required to test such by investigating the association between its elements...
  11. doi request reprint Vividness of mental imagery in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): the role of depression
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Comely Bank Campus, Scotland, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 40:352-8. 2009
    ..The implications of these results for the management of depression in people with PTSD are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Evidence of distinct profiles of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (CPTSD) based on the new ICD-11 Trauma Questionnaire (ICD-TQ)
    Thanos Karatzias
    Edinburgh Napier University, School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh, UK NHS Lothian, Rivers Centre for Traumatic Stress, Edinburgh, UK Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 207:181-187. 2017
    ..Participants completed the ICD-TQ as well as measures of life events and functioning...
  13. doi request reprint The effectiveness of, and predictors of response to, inpatient treatment of anorexia nervosa
    Paula Collin
    Consultant Clinical Psychologist, NHS Tayside Psychological Therapies Service, Scotland, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 18:464-74. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the effectiveness of, and predictors of response to, a specialist inpatient programme for adults with anorexia nervosa, and to survey satisfaction with the same...
  14. doi request reprint Life satisfaction in people with post-traumatic stress disorder
    Thanos Karatzias
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences and NHS Lothian, Clinical Psychology Department, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
    J Ment Health 22:501-8. 2013
    ..We set out to investigate levels of life satisfaction and its demographic, trauma related and clinical predictors in a sample of people with PTSD (n = 46)...
  15. doi request reprint A review of the literature relating to psychological interventions and people with intellectual disabilities: issues for research, policy, education and clinical practice
    Michael Brown
    NHS Lothian, UK
    J Intellect Disabil 15:31-45. 2011
    ..This has significant implications for research, policy, education and clinical practice and is an area requiring strategic and local attention and development in the future...
  16. doi request reprint From Childhood Trauma to Self-Harm: An Investigation of Theoretical Pathways among Female Prisoners
    Ruth Howard
    Edinburgh Napier University, School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh, UK
    Clin Psychol Psychother . 2016
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Depression and resilience mediate the relationship between traumatic life events and ill physical health: results from a population study
    Thanos Karatzias
    A School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
    Psychol Health Med . 2016
    ..Our results also indicate that behavioural factors, such as smoking and drinking, are not significant mediators of the relationship between life events and health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms mediate the relationship between substance misuse and violent offending among female prisoners
    Ruth Howard
    School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh Napier University, Sighthill Campus, Sighthill Court, Edinburgh, EH11 4BN, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol . 2016
    ..Despite empirical evidence suggesting complex associations between psychological trauma, substance misuse, and violent offending, there is a dearth of research investigating these associations in the female prison population...
  19. doi request reprint A randomized trial of face-to-face counselling versus telephone counselling versus bibliotherapy for occupational stress
    Catherine Kilfedder
    Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Service, Edinburgh, UK
    Psychol Psychother 83:223-42. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the effectiveness and acceptability of three interventions for occupational stress...
  20. pmc Early maladaptive schemas in adult survivors of interpersonal trauma: foundations for a cognitive theory of psychopathology
    Thanos Karatzias
    School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
    Eur J Psychotraumatol 7:30713. 2016
    ..This information may be useful in helping our understanding on how to best treat interpersonal trauma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) for DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adults with intellectual disabilities: A case study review
    Sally Jowett
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University
    Psychol Trauma 8:709-719. 2016
    ..This review aims to critically appraise for the 1st time case studies published in this area, because no controlled investigations are available at present...
  22. doi request reprint Intellectual Disabilities Among Prisoners: Prevalence and Mental and Physical Health Comorbidities
    Mike Hellenbach
    Faculty of Health, Life and Social Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK
    J Appl Res Intellect Disabil . 2016
    ..Limited evidence suggests that people with ID (ID) are overrepresented in prisons although prevalence rates of ID among prisoners vary significantly across studies, making it difficult to identify prevalence and assess existing need...
  23. ncbi request reprint Early intervention for relapse in schizophrenia: impact of cognitive behavioural therapy on negative beliefs about psychosis and self-esteem
    Andrew Gumley
    University of Glasgow, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 45:247-60. 2006
    ..Secondly, that cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for early signs of relapse would result in a reduction in negative beliefs about psychosis and an improvement in self-esteem at 12 months...