Recent publications

Bockting, C. L. H., Klein, N. S., Elgersma, H. J., van Rijsbergen, G. D., Slofstra, C., Ormel, J.,Buskens, E., Dekker, J., de Jong, P. J., Nolen, W. A., Schene, A. H., Hollon, S. D., Burger, H. (2018). The effectiveness of preventive cognitive therapy while tapering antidepressants compared with maintenance antidepressant treatment and their combination in the prevention of depressive relapse or recurrence (DRD study): a three-arm randomised controlled trial. Lancet Psychiatry. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(18)30100-7.

Arjadi, R., Nauta, M. H., Scholte, W. F., Hollon, S. D., Chowdhary, N., Suryani, A. O., Uiterwaal, C. S. P. M., Bockting, C. L. H. (2018). Internet-based behavioural activation for depression with lay counsellor support: a randomised clinical trial in Indonesia. Lancet Psychiatry. 2018 Jul 10. pii: S2215-0366(18)30223-2. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(18)30223-2.

Holmes, E.A., Ghaderi, A., Hamer, C.J., Ramchandani, P.G., Cuijpers, C., Morrison, A.P., Roiser, J., P., Bockting, C. L. H., OÇonnor, R., Shafran, R., Moulds, M.L., Craske, M. The Lancet Psychiatry Commission on psychological treatments research in tomorrow’s science. Lancet Psychiatry, 5(3), 237-286. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30513-8.

Ongoing complexity projects

Understand onset of common mental health disorders

How can complexity modelling tools successfully be applied and explored to understand the onset and maintenance of common mental health disorders like depression in order to explore new targets for prevention and treatment?

When it all goes down-hill: A complex-dynamical systems approach to depressive relapse

PhD candidate Maartje Eilander (NWO talent grant winner) (AMC)

Collaboration: Prof. Peter Sloot (FNWI), Adele Hayes (University of Delaware, USA)

For ongoing complexity projects with the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), see: http://ias.uva.nl/research/health-systems-complexity/mental-health-disorders/common-mental-health-disorders.html


My research program focuses on severe depressive disorder and related common mental health disorders.
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I’m a lecturer and I have experience with curriculum development at all levels: undergraduate, graduate, PhD, and post-doctoral.
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Clinical psychologist

I’m a registered clinical psychologist, CBT supervisor, Psychotherapist and Health Psychologist.