Ausgewählte Publikationen des Forschungsschwerpunkts Neue diagnostische und therapeutische Ansätze und deren Implementierung


Herhaus, B., Ullmann, E., Chrousos, G., & Petrowski, K. (2020). High/low cortisol reactivity and food intake in people with obesity and healthy weight. Translational Psychiatry, 10(1), 1–8. doi: 10.1038/s41398-020-0729-6.

Kampa M, Schick A, Sebastian A, Wessa M, Tüscher O, Kalisch R, Yuen K (2020) Replication of fMRI group activations in the neuroimaging battery for the Mainz Resilience Project (MARP). NeuroImage. 204:116223. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.116223

Petrowski, K., Wichmann, S., Pyrc, J., Steudte-Schmiedgen, S., & Kirschbaum, C. (2020). Hair Cortisol predicts Avoidance Behavior and Depressiveness after first-time and single Event Trauma Exposure in Motor Vehicle Crash Victims. Stress, in press  1–28. doi: 10.1080/10253890.2020.1714585.

Wenzel M, Rowland Z, Kubiak T. How mindfulness shapes the situational use of emotion regulation strategies in daily life. Cogn Emot. 2020 May 6:1-15. doi: 10.1080/02699931.2020.1758632. 



Brand, M., Wegmann, E., Stark, R., Müller, A., Wölfling, K., Robbins, T. W., & Potenza, M. N. (2019). The Interaction of Person-Affect-Cognition-Execution (I-PACE) model for addictive behaviors: update, generalization to addictive behaviors beyond internet-use disorders, and specification of the process character of addictive behaviors. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews.

Leuzinger-Bohleber M, Hautzinger M, Fiedler G, Keller W, Bahrke U, Kallenbach L, Kaufhold J, Ernst M, Negele A, Schoett M, Küchenhoff H, Günther F, Rüger B, Beutel M. Outcome of Psychoanalytic and Cognitive-Behavioural Long-Term Therapy with Chronically Depressed Patients: A Controlled Trial with Preferential and Randomized Allocation.  Can J Psychiatry. 2019 Jan;64(1):47-58.

Petrowski, K., Schmalbach, B., Niedling, M., & Stalder, T. (2019). The effects of post-awakening light exposure on the cortisol awakening response in healthy male individuals. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 108, 28–34. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2019.05.016.

Wenzel M, Rowland Z, Weber H, Kubiak T. A round peg in a square hole: strategy-situation fit of intra- and interpersonal emotion regulation strategies and controllability. Cogn Emot. 2019 Dec 1:1-7. doi: 10.1080/02699931.2019.1697209.

Woelfling K, Mueller KW, Dreier M, Ruckes C, Deuster O, Batra A, Mann K, Musalek M, Schuster A, Lemenager T, Hanke S, Beutel ME.  Efficacy of Short-term Treatment of Internet and Computer Game Addiction A Randomized Clinical Trial JAMA PSYCHIATRY. 2019; 76 (10): 1018-1025



Herhaus, B., Päßler, S., & Petrowski, K. (2018). Stress-related laboratory eating behavior in adults with obesity and healthy weight. Physiology & Behavior, 1(196), 150-157. doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2018.08.018.

Linnemann A, Wenzel M, Grammes J, Kubiak T, Nater UM. Music Listening and Stress in Daily Life-a Matter of Timing. Int J Behav Med. 2018 Apr;25(2):223-230. doi: 10.1007/s12529-017-9697-5.

Petrowski, K., Wichmann, S., & Kirschbaum, C. (2018). Stress-induced pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine concentrations in panic disorder patients. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 94, 31-37. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2018.05.005.

Unterrainer, J. M., Domschke, K., Rahm, B., Wiltink, J., Schulz, A., Pfeiffer, N., ... & Beutel, M. (2018). Subclinical levels of anxiety but not depression are associated with planning performance in a large population-based sample. Psychological medicine, 48(1), 168-174.

Wichmann, S., Bornstein, S.R., Lorenz, T., & Petrowski, K. (2018). Stress hormone response to the DEX–CRH test and its relation to psychotherapy outcome in panic disorder patients with and without agoraphobia. Translational Psychiatry, 8(1), 37. doi: 10.1038/s41398-017-0081-7.



Van den Bergh O, Witthöft M, Petersen S, Brown RJ. Symptoms and the body: Taking the inferential leap. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2017;74(Pt A):185-203. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.01.015

Wagner S, Engel A, Engelmann J, Herzog D, Dreimüller N, Müller MB, Tadic A, Lieb K (2017) Early improvement as a resilience signal predicting later remission to antidepressant treatment in patients with Major Depressive Disorder: Systematic review and meta-analysis. J Psychiatr Res. 94:96-106.

Wichmann, S., Kirschbaum, C., Böhm, C. & Petrowski, K. (2017). Cortisol stress response in post-traumatic stress disorder, panic disorder, and major depressive disorder patients. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 83, 135 – 141. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.06.005.

Wichmann, S., Kirschbaum, C., Lorenz, T., & Petrowski, K. (2017). Effects of the cortisol stress response on the psychotherapy outcome for panic disorder patients. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 77, 9-17. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2016.11.030.



Krautwurst S, Gerlach AL, Witthöft M. Interoception in pathological health anxiety. J Abnorm Psychol. 2016;125(8):1179-1184. doi:10.1037/abn0000210.

Petrowski, K., Wendt, K., Wichmann, S., & Siepmann, M. (2016). A randomized controlled biofeedback intervention study on heart rate variability in unemployed subjects. Journal of Depression and Therapy, 1(3), 18. doi: 10.14302/issn.2476-1710.jdt-16-1332.

Wintermann, G.-B, Weidner, K., Strauß, B., Rosendahl, J. & Petrowski, K. (2016). Predictors of posttraumatic stress and quality of life in family members of chronically critically ill patients after intensive care. Annals of Intensive Care, 6, 69. doi: 10.1186/s13613-016-0174-0.

Zahn D, Adams J, Krohn J, Wenzel M, Mann CG, Gomille LK, Jacobi-Scherbening V, Kubiak T. Heart rate variability and self-control--A meta-analysis. Biol Psychol. 2016 Mar;115:9-26. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2015.12.007.