Katharina Nitsche, M.Sc.

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Curriculum Vitae

2014 - present Ph.D. dissertation on effects of prenatal sex hormones as a vulnerability factor for the development of OCD symptoms, prediction of treatment success and personality trait accentuation, Clinical Neuropsychology Working Group, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy,
University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
2008 - 2014 B.Sc. and M.Sc. in psychology, University of Hamburg, Germany

Research interests

  • factors contributing to OCD, depression, and treatment outcome (especially personality, age of onset, gender, and sex hormones)
  • stress
  • quality of life

Selected Publications

Nitsche, K., Moritz, S., Jelinek, L. (2016). Persönlichkeitsakzentuierungen bei Zwang: Risikofaktoren für den Behandlungserfolg? [Personality accentuation in OCD: risk factors for treatment success?] Verhaltenstherapie & Verhaltensmedizin, 37, 317-333.