Recent team publications and major contributions



Messerli-Bürgy, M., Kakebeeke. T.H., Arhab, A., Stülb, K., Zysset, A., Leeger-Aschmann, C.S., Schmutz, E.A., Fares, F.,  Meyer, A.,  Munsch, S.,  Kriemler, S., Jenni, O.G., Puder, J.J. (In press). The Swiss Preschoolers’ Health Study (SPLASHY):  Objectives and design of a prospective multi-site cohort study assessing psychological  and physiological health in young children. BMC Pediatrics.

Fischer, S., Meyer, A.H., Dremmel, D., Schlup, B. & Munsch, S. (2014). Short-Term Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Binge Eating Disorder: Long-term Efficacy and Predictors of Long-Term Treatment Success. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 58, 36-42 (doi10.1016/j.brat.2014.04.007).

Garcia-Burgos, D., & Zamora, M. C. (2015). Exploring the hedonic and incentive properties in preferences for bitter foods via self-reports, facial expressions and instrumental behaviours. Food Quality and Preference, 39, 73-81.

Kurz, S., Dyck van, Z., Dremmel, D., Munsch, S. & Hilbert, A. (2015). Early-onset restrictive eating disturbances in primary school boys and girls. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 24, 779-785, (doi 10.1007/s00787-014-0622-z).

Martarelli, C.S., Borter, N., Bryjova, J., Mast, F.W. & Munsch S. (2015). The influence of parent’s body mass index on peer selection: An experimental approach using virtual reality. Psychiatry Research, ( 075).

Messerli?Bürgy, N., Barth, J., Känel, R., Schmid, J. P., Saner, H., & Znoj, H. (2012). Maladaptive emotion regulation is related to distressed personalities in cardiac patients. Stress and Health, 28(4), 347-352.

Messerli-Bürgy, N., Engesser, C., Lemmenmeier, E., Steptoe, A., & Laederach-Hofmann, K. (2010). Cardiovascular stress reactivity and recovery in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 78(2), 163-168.

Messerli-Bürgy, N., Molloy, G. J., Poole, L., Wikman, A., Kaski, J. C., & Steptoe, A. (2015). Psychological coping and recurrent major adverse cardiac events following acute coronary syndrome. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 1, 6.

Messerli-Bürgy, N., Molloy, G. J., Wikman, A., Perkins-Porras, L., Randall, G., & Steptoe, A. (2012). Cortisol levels and history of depression in acute coronary syndrome patients. Psychological medicine, 42(09), 1815-1823.

Munsch, S. (2014). Study protocol: psychological and physiological consequences of exposure to mass media in young women - an experimental cross-sectional and longitudinal study and the role of moderators. BMC Psychology, 37(2), (doi10.1186/s40359-014-0037-0).

Wilhelm, P., & Perrez, M. (2008). Ambulantes Assessment in der Klinischen Psychologie und Psychiatrie. [Ambulatory Assessment in Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry] Zeitschrift für Psychiatrie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 56, 169–179.

Wilhelm, P., & Schoebi, D. (2007). Assessing mood in daily life. Structural validity, sensitivity to change, and reliability of a short scale to measure three basic dimensions of mood. European Journal of Psychological Assessment, 23, 258-267.


Munsch, S. & Hilbert, A. (2015). Übergewicht und Adipositas. (Reihe Fortschritte der Psychotherapie). Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Munsch, S., & Stülb, K. (in prep.). Adipositas. In Verhaltenstherapie mit Kindern und Jugendlichen. Weinheim: BELTZ-PVU.

Wilhelm, P., Perrez, M., & Pawlik, K. (2012). Conducting research in daily life: A Historical Review. In M. R. Mehl & T. S. Conner (Eds.), Handbook of research methods for studying daily life (pp. 62-86). New York, NY: Guilford.

Wyssen, A., Stülb, K. & Munsch, S. (in prep.). Adipositas und Binge-Eating-Störung. In S. Schneider & J. Margraf (Hrsg.), Lehrbuch der Verhaltenstherapie. Band 3: Störungen im Kindes- und Jugendalter. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

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