Selected publications 2014

Andreou, C., Treszl, A., Roesch-Ely, D., Köther, U., Veckenstedt, R., & Moritz, S. (2014). Investigation of the role of the jumping-to-conclusions bias for short-term functional outcome in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research, 218, 341-347.

Andreou, C., Veith, K., Bozikas, V. P., Lincoln, T. M., & Moritz S. (2014). Effects of dopaminergic modulation on automatic semantic priming: A double-blind study. Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, 39, 110-117.

Clamor, A., Hartmann, M. M., Köther, U., Otte, C., Moritz, S., & Lincoln, T. M. (2014). Altered autonomic arousal in psychosis: An analysis of vulnerability and specificity. Schizophrenia Research, 154, 73-78.

Favrod, J., Rexhaj, S., Bardy, S., Ferrari, P., Hayoz, C., Moritz, S., Conus, P. & Bonsack, C. (2014). Sustained antipsychotic effect of metacognitive training in psychosis: A randomized-controlled study. European Psychiatry, 29, 275-281.

Hauschildt, M., Moritz, S., & Wittekind, C. (2014). Neue Selbsthilfeverfahren gegen Zwangsgedanken: Beschreibung einer Auswahl wissenschaftlich überprüfter Ansätze. [New self-help interventions for obsessive thoughts: A description of selected evidence-based treatments]. Psychotherapie im Dialog, 2, 65-69.

Jelinek, L., Hauschildt, M., Hottenrott, B., Kellner, M., & Moritz, S. (2014). Further evidence for biased semantic networks in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): When knives are no longer associated with buttering bread but only with stabbing people. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 45, 427-434.

Klein, J. P., & Moritz, S. (2014). On the relevance of mental imagery beyond stress-related psychiatric disorders. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 5, 77.

Külz, A. K., Landmann, S., Cludius, B., Hottenrott, B., Rose, N., Heidenreich, T., Hertenstein, E., Voderholzer, U. & Moritz, S. (2014). How effective is mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) in obsessive-compulsive disorder? Protocol and rationale of a randomized controlled trial. BMC Psychiatry, 14, 314.

Lincoln, T. M., Stahnke, J., & Moritz, S. (2014). The short- and long-term impact of a paranoid explanation on self-esteem. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 38, 397-406.

Lincoln, T., Moebius, C., Huber, M., Nagel, M., & Moritz, S. (2014). Frequency and correlates of maladaptive responses to paranoid thoughts in patients with psychosis compared to a population sample. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 19, 509-526.

Mehl, S., Landsberg, M. W., Schmidt, A.-C., Cabanis, M., Bechdolf, A., Herrlich, J.,. . .  Loos-Jankowiak, S., Kircher, T., Kiszkenow, S., Klingberg, S., Kommescher, M., Moritz, S., Sartory, G., Müller, B. W., Wiedemann, G., Wittorf, A., Wölwer, W. & Wagner, M. (2014). Why do bad things happen to me? Attributional style, depressed mood, and persecutory delusions in patients with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 40, 1338-1346.

Moritz, S., & Andreou, C. [joint first author], Veith, K., Veckenstedt, R., & Naber, D. (2014). Dopaminergic modulation of probabilistic reasoning and overconfidence in errors: A double-blind study. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 40, 558-565.

Moritz, S., & Van Quaquebeke, N. [joint first author]. (2014). Are you sure? Delusion conviction moderates the behavioural and emotional consequences of paranoid ideas. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 19, 164-180.

Moritz, S., Andreou, C., Schneider, B. C., Wittekind, C. E., Menon, M., Balzan, R. P., & Woodward, T. S. (2014). Sowing the seeds of doubt: A narrative review on metacognitive training in schizophrenia. Clinical Psychology Review, 34, 358-366.

Moritz, S., Claussen, M., Hauschildt, M., & Kellner, M. (2014). Perceptual properties of obsessive thoughts are associated with low insight in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 202, 562-565.

Moritz, S., Göritz, A. S., Van Quaquebeke, N., Andreou, C., Jungclaussen, D., & Peters, M. J. (2014). Knowledge corruption for visual perception in individuals high on paranoia. Psychiatry Research, 215, 700-705.

Moritz, S., Hörmann, C. C., Schröder, J., Berger, T., Jacob, G. A., Meyer, B., Holmes, E. A., Späth, C., Hautzinger, M., Lutz, W., Rose, M. & Klein, J. P. (2014). Beyond words: Sensory properties of depressive thoughts. Cognition and Emotion, 28, 1047-1056.

Moritz, S., Hünsche, A., & Lincoln, T. M. (2014). Nonadherence for antipsychotics: The role of positive attitudes towards positive symptoms. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 24, 1745-1752.

Moritz, S., Ramdani, N., Klass, H., Andreou, C., Jungclaussen, D., Eifler, E., Englisch, S., Schirmbeck, F. & Zink, M. (2014). Overconfidence in incorrect perceptual judgments in patients with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research: Cognition, 1, 165-170.

Moritz, S., Thompson, S. C., & Andreou, C. (2014). Illusory control in schizophrenia. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 5, 113-122.

Moritz, S., Veckenstedt, R., Andreou, C., Bohn, F., Hottenrott, B., Leighton, L., Köther, U., Woodward, T. S., Treszl, A., Menon, M., Schneider, B., Pfueller, U., Roesch-Ely, D. (2014). Sustained and “sleeper” effects of metacognitive group training (MCT) for schizophrenia: A randomized clinical trial. JAMA Psychiatry, 71, 1103-1111.

Moritz, S., Voigt, M., Köther, U., Leighton, L., Kjahili, B., Babur, Z., Jungclaussen, D., Veckenstedt, R. & Grzella, K. (2014). Can virtual reality reduce reality distortion? Impact of performance feedback on symptom change in schizophrenia patients. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 45, 267-271.

Musiat, S., Moritz, S., Jacobi, C., & Schmidt, U. (2014). Association splitting: Feasibility study of a novel technique to reduce weight and shape concerns. Eating and Weight Disorders, 19, 153-158.

Otgaar, H., Howe, M. L., Peters, M., Smeets, T., & Moritz, S. (2014). The production of spontaneous false memories across childhood. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 121, 28-41.

Peters, E. R., Moritz, S., Schwannauer, M., Wiseman, Z., Greenwood, K. E., Scott, J., Beck, A. T., Donaldson, C., Hagen, R., Ross, K., Veckenstedt, R., Ison, R., Williams, S., Kuipers, E. & Garety, P. A. (2014). Cognitive Biases Questionnaire for psychosis. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 40, 300-313.

Rufer, M., Bamert, T., Klaghofer, R., Moritz, S., Schilling, L. & Weidt, S. (2014). Trichotillomania and emotion regulation: Is symptom severity related to alexithymia? Psychiatry Research. 218, 161-165.

Rufer, M., Moergeli, H., Moritz, S., Drabe, N., & Weidt, S. (2014). Alexithymia and non-treatment: An Internet-based study of 312 people with chronic anxiety. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 55, 179-187.

Sanford, N., Veckenstedt, R., Moritz, S., Balzan, R., & Woodward, T. S. (2014). Impaired integration of disambiguating evidence in delusional schizophrenia patients. Psychological Medicine, 44, 2729-2738.

Schneider, B. C., Wittekind, C. E., Talhof, A., Korrelboom, K., & Moritz, S. (2014). Competitive Memory Training (COMET) for OCD: A self-treatment approach to obsessions. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 24, 142-152.

Schröder, J., Brückner, K., Fischer, A., Lindenau, M., Köther, U., Vettorazzi, E., & Moritz, S. (2014) Efficacy of a psychological online intervention for depression in people with epilepsy: A randomised controlled trial. Epilepsia, 55, 2069-2076.

Veling, W., Moritz, S., & van der Gaag, M. (2014). Brave new worlds—Review and update on virtual reality assessment and treatment in psychosis. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 40, 1194-1197.

Vitzthum, F. B., Veckenstedt, R., & Moritz, S. (2014). Individualized metacognitive therapy program for patients with psychosis (MCT+): Introduction of a novel approach for psychotic symptoms. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 42, 105-110.

Wittekind, C., Terfehr, K., Otte, C., Jelinek, L., Hinkelmann, K., & Moritz, S. (2014). Mood-congruent memory in depression - The influence of personal relevance and emotional context. Psychiatry Research, 215, 606-613.