Published in Clinical psychology & psychotherapy
This study investigated whether early maladaptive schemas can explain the relation between attachment anxiety and avoidance dimensions and symptoms of psychopathology. For this purpose, 289 Flemish, Dutch-speaking, late adolescents participated on a questionnaire study. Using a non-parametric re-sampling approach, we investigated whether the associ...
Research indicates that in functional somatic disorders the request for therapeutic help is related to either medical symptoms or interpersonal problems. We test whether a specific type of request for help is present in a sample of primary care patients with either chronic fatigue syndrome; a chronic cardiovascular or auto-immune disease; or a mino...
Published in Psychology and psychotherapy
Patients' perception of interpersonal relationships as distressing may be pivotal in understanding these results. Implications for clinical intervention and future research are indicated.
Published in Obesity Surgery
Background: Among the treatment options offered to patients with severe obesity are surgery and psychotherapy plus dieting. The treatment choice may reflect differences in the psychology of these patients. The objective was to assess the psychopathological differences between patients with obesity who choose surgery and those who choose non-surgica...
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