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Selected publications

PUBLICATIONS 2015-2018  

Journal articles, peer reviewed: 

2018 

Mathiesen, B.B., Nielsen, J., Turnstedt, C. & Esbjørn, B.H. (in preparation). Does working with real clients matter? Self-efficacy in psychology student therapists. Will be submitted to Journal of Counseling Psychology. 

Nielsen, J.,  Pedersen, S.H. & Mathiesen, B.B. (in preparation). Group supervision as psychotherapy training method - an updated review of the research. Will be submitted to The Clinical Supervisor

Soegaard, U., Mathiesen, B.B., & Simonsen, E. (under revision). Personality and psychopathology for patients with Conversion Disorder (psychogenic movement disorder). Will be submitted to Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease

Juul, S. & Lunn, S. (submitted). Et psykoanalytisk perspektiv på dissociation og konstrueret erindring hos borderline-patienter. Matrix

Lunn, S. & Køppe, S. (submitted). The history of a university clinic -  two steps forward and one step back. 

2017

Vestergaard, M, Kongerslev, M.,  Thomsen, M.S., Mathiesen, B.B., Harmer, C.J., Simonsen, E. & Miskowiak, K.W. (submitted). Women with borderline personality disorder show impaired, and negatively biased, processing of facial stimuli. Journal of Personality Disorders. 

Daniel, S. I. F., Folke, S., Lunn, S., Gondan, M. & Poulsen, S. (in press). Mind the Gap: In-Session Silence is Associated with Client Attachment Insecurity, Therapeutic Alliance, and Outcome. Psychotherapy Research. DOI: 10.1080/10503307.2016.1177673.

Lunn, S. (in press). Bulimia. In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Lifespan Human Development.

Schmidt, J. B., Christensen, B. J., Nielsen, M. S., Tækker, L., Holm, L., Lunn, S., Bredie, W., Ritz, C., Holst, J. J. Hansen, T., Hilbert, A., le Roux, C., Hulme, O. J., Siebner, H., Morville,  T. L. D., Naver, L., Andrea Karen Floyd, A. K. & Sjödin, A. (in press). Patient profiling for success after weight loss surgery (GO Bypass). An interdisciplinary study protocol. BMC Public Health.

Talia, A., Miller-Bottome, M., Katznelson, H., Pedersen, S. H., Withers, A., Giovanardi, G., Andersson, M., Scharff, F. B., Di Riso, D., Lingiardi, V., Lunn, S., Poulsen, S., Safran, J. D., Steele, H. & Taubner, S. (in press). Mentalizing in the Presence of Another: Measuring Reflective Functioning and Attachment in the Therapy Process. Psychotherapy Research. DOI: 10.1080/10503307.2017.1417651.

Arnfred, S. M., Nielsen, R. A., Hvenegaard, M., Poulsen, S., Bach, B., Arendt, M., Rosenberg, N. K. & Reinholt, N. (2017). Trans-diagnostic group CBT vs. standard group CBT for depression, social anxiety disorder and agoraphobia/panic disorder: Study protocol for a pragmatic, multicenter non-inferiority randomized controlled trial. BMC Psychiatry, 17, 37. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-016-1175-0. 

Beck, E., Sharp, C., Poulsen, S., Bo, S., Pedersen, J. & Simonsen, E. (2017). The mediating role of mentalizing capacity between parents and peer attachment and adolescent borderline personality disorder. Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Dysregulation, 4, 23. DOI: 10.1186/s40479-017-0074-4. 

Davidsen, A., Hoyt, W., Poulsen, S., Waaddegaard, M. & Lau, M. (2017). Eating disorder severity and functional impairment: Moderating effects of illness duration in a clinical sample. Eating and Weight Disorders, 22(3), 499-507. DOI: 10.1007/s40519-016-0319-z.

Davidsen, A. H., Poulsen, S., Lindschou, J., Winkel, P., Tróndarson, M. F., Waaddegaard, M. & Lau, M. (2017). Feedback in group psychotherapy for eating disorders: a randomized clinical trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 85(5), 484-494. DOI: 10.1037/ccp0000173. 

Folke, S., Daniel, S. I. F, Gondan, M., Lunn, S., Tækker, L. & Poulsen, S. (2017). Therapist Adherence is Associated with Outcome in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Bulimia Nervosa. Psychotherapy, 54(2), 195-200. DOI: 10.1037/pst0000107. 

Harder, S. & Simonsen, S. (2017). Udviklingspsykopatologi (Developmental Psychopathology). In E. Simonsen & B. Møhl (red.), Grundbog i Psykiatri (2. udgave) (Psychiatry: A basic text (2nd Edition)). København: Hans Reitzel. 

Nielsen, J. (2017). Godt begyndt – en minimalistisk supervisionsmodel for noviceterapeuter. Psyke & Logos 38, (2), 11-30.  

Nielsen, S. K. K., Lønfeldt, N. N., Wolitzky-Taylor, K., Hageman, I., Vangkilde, S. & Daniel, S. I. F. (2017). Adult attachment and anxiety: The mediating role of emotion regulation. Journal of Affective Disorders, 218, 253–259. 

Poulsen, S. & Simonsen, E. (2017). Psykiatrisk og klinisk psykologisk assessment (Psychiatric and clinical psychological assessment). In E. Simonsen & B. Møhl (red.), Grundbog i Psykiatri (2. udgave) (Psychiatry: A basic text (2nd Edition)), pp. 165-189. København: Hans Reitzel. 

Talia, A., Miller-Bottome, M., & Daniel, S.I.F. (2017). Observing attachment in psychotherapy: Validation of process-based assessment with the Patient Attachment Coding System (PACS). Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 24(1), 149–161.

Thomsen, M.S., Ruocco, A.C., Carcone, D., Mathiesen, B. B. and Simonsen, E. (2017): Neurocognitive Deficits in Borderline Personality Disorder: Associations with Dimensions of Personality Psychopathology and Childhood Trauma. Journal of Personality Disorders, 31, 503-521

Thomsen, M.S., Ruocco, A.C., Uliaszek, A., Mathiesen, B.B., & Simonsen, E. (2017). Changes in Neurocognitive Functioning After Six Months of Mentalization Based Treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder. Journal of Personality Disorders, 31(3), 306–324.

Ung, E. M., Erichsen, C. B, Poulsen, S., Lau, M. E., Simonsen, S. & Davidsen, A. H. (2017). The association between interpersonal problems and treatment outcome in patients with eating disorders. Journal of Eating Disorders, 5, 53. DOI: 10.1186/s40337-017-0179-6. 

2016

Beck, E., Bo, S., Gondan, M., Poulsen, S., Pedersen, L., Pedersen, J. & Simonsen, E. (2016). Mentalization-Based Treatment in Groups for Adolescents with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) or subthreshold BPD versus Treatment As Usual (M-GAB): study protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial. Trials, 17, 314. DOI 10.1186/s13063-016-1431-0. 

Dalgaard, N.T., Todd, B.K, Daniel, S.I.F., & Montgomery, E. (2016). The transmission of trauma in refugee families. Associations between intra-family trauma communication style, children’s attachment security and psychosocial adjustment. Attachment & Human Development, 18(1), 69-89. 

Daniel, S. I. F., Poulsen, S. & Lunn, S. (2016). Client Attachment in a Randomized Clinical Trial of Psychoanalytic and Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapy for Bulimia Nervosa: Outcome Moderation and Change. Psychotherapy, 53(2), 174-184. DOI: 10.1037/pst0000046. 

Folke, S., Daniel, S.I.F., Poulsen, S. & Lunn, S. (2016). Client attachment security predicts alliance in a randomized controlled trial of two psychotherapies for bulimia nervosa. Psychotherapy Research, 26(4), 459–471. DOI: 10.1080/10503307.2015.1027319. 

Lunn, S., Daniel, S. I. F. & Poulsen, S. (2016). Psychoanalytic psychotherapy with a client with Bulimia Nervosa. Psychotherapy, 53(2), 206–215. 

Lunn, S., Høydahl, K. & Berggren, G. (2016). On the authority of the presidents of psychoanalytic societies: Perspectives from inside and outside. The Scandinavian Psychoanalytic Review, 39(2), 118-125. DOI: 10.1080/01062301.2017.1295199.

Lunn, S. & Pedersen, S. H. (2016). Too much - not enough. The representation of the body and the meaning of symptoms in patients with eating disorders. The Scandinavian Psychoanalytic Review, 39(2), 126-136. DOI: 10.1080/01062301.2017.1306764.

Nielsen, S.K.K., Vangkilde, S., Wolitzky-Taylor, K.B., Daniel, S.I.F., & Hageman, I. (2016). Study protocol: an investigation of general predictors for cognitive behavioral therapy outcome for anxiety disorders in a routine clinical setting. British Medical Journal Open, 6(3).

2015

Dalgaard, N. T. & Montgomery, E. (2015). Disclosure and silencing: A systematic review of the literature on patterns of trauma communication in refugee families. Transcultural psychiatry, 52(5), 579-593.

Daniel, S. I. F., Lunn, S. & Poulsen, S. (2015). Client attachment and therapist feelings in the treatment of bulimia nervosa. Psychotherapy, 52(2), 247-257. DOI: 10.1037/a0038886. 

Hvenegaard, M., Watkins, E.R., Poulsen, S., Rosenberg, N. K., Gondan, M., Grafton, B., Austin, S. F., Howard, H. & Moeller, S.B. (2015). Rumination-focused cognitive behaviour therapy vs. cognitive behaviour therapy for depression: Study protocol for a randomised controlled superiority trial. Trials, 16, 344. DOI: 10.1186/s13063-015-0875-y. 

Høeg, B. L., Appel, C. W., von Heymann-Horan, A. B., Frederiksen, K., Johansen, C., Mathiesen, B. B, Bidstrup, P. E., Bøge, P., Dencker, A., & Dyregrov, A. (2015): Early Parental Loss, Grief Counseling and Maladaptive Coping in Adulthood. The European Health Psychologist, 17 (suppl.). 

Jansen, J. E., Gleeson, J. & Cotton, S. (2015). Towards a better understanding of caregiver distress in early psychosis: A systematic review of the psychological factors involved. Clinical Psychology Review, 35, 56-66. 

Jansen, J. E., Harder, S., Haahr, U. H., Lyse, H.-G.; Pedersen, M. B., Trauelsen, A. M. & Simonsen, E. (2015). The Role of Metacognitions in Expressed Emotion and Distress: A Study on Caregivers of Persons with First-Episode Psychosis. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 22(6), 525–532. 

Jansen, J. E., Haahr, U. H., Harder, S., Trauelsen, A. M., Lyse, H.-G., Pedersen, M. B. & Simonsen, E. (2015). Caregiver distress in first-episode psychosis: the role of subjective appraisal, over-involvement and symptomatology. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 50(3), 371-378. 

Mathiesen, B. B., Sandros, C., Wilczek, A., Poulsen, S., Lunn, S. & Pedersen, S. H. (2015). Psychodynamic profile and reflective functioning in patients with bulimia nervosa. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 62, 20-26. DOI: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2015.06.005. 

Melau, M., Harder, S., Jeppesen, P., Hjorthøj, C., Thorup, A. A. E. & Nordentoft, M. (2015). The association between working alliance and clinical and functional outcome in a cohort of 400 patients with first-episode psychosis: a cross-sectional study. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 76(1). 

Pedersen, S. H., Lunn, S. & Poulsen, S. (2015). Eating disorders and mentalization: High reflective functioning in patients with bulimia nervosa. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 63(4), 671-694. DOI: 10.1177/0003065115602440. 

Straarup, N. S. & Poulsen, S. (2015). Helpful aspects of metacognitive therapy and cognitive behaviour therapy for depression: A qualitative study. The Cognitive Behaviour Therapist, 8, e22. DOI: 10.1017/S1754470X15000574. 

Book chapters, peer reviewed: 

2018 

Thomsen, M.S., Ruocco, A.C., Mathiesen, B.B., & Simonsen, E. (in press). Neuropsychological Perspectives. In W. J. Livesley & R. Larstone (Eds.), Handbook of Personality Disorders: Theory, Research and Treatment (2nd Ed.). New York, NY, USA: Guilford. 

2017 

Harder, S. & Simonsen, S. (2017). Udviklingspsykopatologi (Developmental Psychology). In E. Simonsen & B. Møhl (red.), Grundbog i Psykiatri (2. udgave) (Psychiatry: A basic text (2nd Edition)). København: Hans Reitzel. 

Mathiesen, B.B. & Thomsen, M.S. (2017). Menneskets hjerne og personlighed: Evolution og temperament, neurovidenskab og personlighedsforstyrrelser. In Simonsen, E. & Mathiesen, B.B., (red.), Personlighed og Personlighedsforstyrrelser: En Grundbog. København: Hans Reitzels Forlag. 

Poulsen, S. & Simonsen, E. (2017). Psykiatrisk og klinisk psykologisk assessment (Psychiatric and clinical psychological assessment). In E. Simonsen & B. Møhl (red.), Grundbog i Psykiatri (2. udgave) (Psychiatry: A basic text (2nd Edition)), pp. 165-189. København: Hans Reitzel. 

2015 

Harder, S. & Rosenbaum, B. (2015). Contemporary Psychodynamic Approaches to Psychosis. In P. Luyten, L. Mayes, P. Fonagy, M. Target & S. J. Blatt (Eds.), Handbook of Contemporary Psychodynamic Approaches to Psychopathology, pp. 259-287. New York, NY: The Guilford Press.

Jacobsen, C.H., & Nielsen, J. (2015). Supervision af psykoterapi. In F. Alberdi, B. Rosenbaum & P. Sørensen (Red.), Moderne Psykoterapi – teorier og metoder, pp. 583-602. København: Hans Reitzels Forlag.

Lunn, S., Poulsen, S. & Daniel, S. I. F. (2015). Psychoanalytic psychotherapy for bulimia nervosa. In H. Thompson-Brenner (Ed.), Casebook of evidence-based therapy for eating disorders, pp.135-162. New York: Guilford Press. 

Poulsen, S., Lau, M. & Simonsen, S. (2015). Forskning i psykoterapi (Psychotherapy Research). In F. Alberdi, B. Rosenbaum & P. Sørensen (red.), Moderne psykoterapi: Teorier og metoder (Modern psychotherapy: Theories and methods), pp. 543-581. København: Hans Reitzel. 

Sørensen, P., & Nielsen, J. (2015). Psykodynamisk gruppeterapi. In F. Alberdi, B. Rosenbaum & P. Sørensen (Red.), Moderne Psykoterapi – teorier og metoder, pp. 65-97. København: Hans Reitzels Forlag. 

Book chapters, non-peer reviewed: 

Poulsen, S. (2016). Psykoterapeutiske behandlingsmetoder (Psychotherapeutic treatment methods), pp. 595-645. In T. Koester & K. Frandsen (Eds.), Introduktion til psykologi: teori – anvendelse – praksis (3. udgave) (Introduction to psychology: Theory – Application – Practice). Copenhagen: Frydenlund.