Publications

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Peer reviewed journals

 

(* = lab student contribution)

 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Kamsteeg*, C., Bate, J., & Aafjes., M. (in press). A Scoping Review of Machine Learning in Psychotherapy Research. Psychotherapy Research https://doi.org/10.1080/10503307.2020.1808729 .

Békés, V., Aafjes–van Doorn, K., Prout, T. A., & Hoffman, L. (2020). Stretching the Analytic Frame: Analytic Therapists’ Experiences with Remote Therapy During COVID-19. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 0003065120939298.

Békés, V., & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2020). Psychotherapists’ attitudes towards online therapy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Journal for Psychotherapy Integration. Vol. 30, No. 2, 238 –247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/int0000214

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Békés, V., Prout, T. A., & Hoffman, L. (2020). Psychotherapists' vicarious traumatization during the COVID-19 pandemic. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice and Policy. https://doi.org/10.1037/tra0000868

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Békés, V., & Prout, T. A. (2020). Grappling with our therapeutic relationship and professional self-doubt during COVID-19: will we use video therapy again?. Counselling Psychology Quarterly, 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1080/09515070.2020.1773404

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. Porcerelli, J., & Müller-Frommeyer, L. C., (2020). Language style matching in psychotherapy: An implicit aspect of alliance. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 67 (4), 509–522 https://doi.org/10.1002/capr.12298

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. & Müller-Frommeyer, L. C. (2020). Reciprocal language style matching in psychotherapy research. Counseling & Psychotherapy Research, 20,449–455. https://doi.org/10.1002/capr.12298

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Kealy, D., Ogrodniczuk, J., Weber, R., Ehrenthal, J., & Joyce, A. (2020). The effect of hopelessness and perceived group compatibility on treatment outcome for patients with personality dysfunction.  The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. (Advance Online Publication) https://doi.org/10.1097/nmd.0000000000001176

Kealy, D., Aafjes‐van Doorn, K., Ehrenthal, J. C., Weber, R., Ogrodniczuk, J. S., & Joyce, A. S. (2020). Improving social functioning and life satisfaction among patients with personality dysfunction: Connectedness and engagement in integrative group treatment. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 27, 288–299. https://doi.org/10.1002/cpp.2427

 Aafjes-van Doorn, K., McCollum, J., Silberschatz, G., & Snyder, J. (2020). Assessing internalized beliefs: Development of the Pathogenic Belief Scale. Development and Psychopathology, 1-13. Advance online publication https://doi.org/10.1017/s0954579419001615

 Aafjes-van Doorn, K. Etchebarne, I., Garay, C, Kamsteeg, C., & Roussos, A.. (2020). Psychotherapy for personal growth? A multicultural and multitheoretical exploration. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 76,1255–1266. https://doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22942

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Portier*, K., & Kamsteeg* (2020). A dialectical behavior therapy skills group in a psychoanalytic community service: A pilot study. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, 34(1), 21-46. https://doi.org/10.1891/0889-8391.34.1.21

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Silberschatz, G., Kamsteeg, C (2019) Cognitive mediators of the relationship between adverse childhood experiences and adult psychopathology: A systematic review. Development and Psychopathology. 1-13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0954579419001317

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Sweeney*, K. (2019). The effect of initial therapy contact: A systematic review. Clinical Psychology Review, 74, 101786. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpr.2019.101786

Minges, M., Zilcha-Mano, S., Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Gorman, B. & Barber, J.P. (2019) Interpersonal problems of cocaine dependent adults differ from those of a normative sample. Addiction Research & Theory. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1080/16066359.2019.1688304

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Kealy, D., Ogrodniczuk, J., Weber, R., Ehrenthal, J., & Joyce, A. (2019). Improving self-esteem through integrative group therapy for personality dysfunction: Investigating the role of the therapeutic alliance and quality of object relations. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 75, 2079–2094. https://doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22832 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Zilcha-Mano, S., Graham*, K., Caldari*, A., Barber, J. P., Chambless, D.L., & Milrod, B. (2019). The role of safety behaviors in panic disorder treatment: Self-regulation or self-defeat?. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 49(4), 203-212. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10879-019-09432-9

Nehrig, N., Prout, T., & Aafjes-van Doorn (2019) Whose anxiety are we treating, anyway?. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 75(10), 1866-1878. http://doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22824

Zalman*, H., Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Eubanks, C. (2019). Alliance challenges in the treatment of a narcissistic patient: The case of Alex. Research in Psychotherapy: Psychopathology, Process and Outcome, 22(9). Advance online publication https://doi.org/10.4081/ripppo.2019.351

Solomonov, N., Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Lipner, L.M., Gorman, B.S., Milrod, B., Rudden, M.G., Chambless, D.L., & Barber, J.P. (2019). Panic-focused reflective functioning and comorbid borderline traits as predictors of change in quality of object relations in panic disorder treatments. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 49(4), 255-264. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10879-019-09434-7

Hackett, S. S., & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2019). Psychodynamic art psychotherapy for the treatment of aggression in an individual with antisocial personality disorder in a secure forensic hospital: A single-case design study. Psychotherapy, 56(2), 297-308. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pst0000232

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Klinar Alfaro, D., Fialová, M., & Kamsteeg, C. (2018). Psychotherapy integration training around the globe: A personal and empirical perspective. Journal of Psychotherapy Integration, 28(4), 505-520. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/int0000135

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Wooldridge, T. (2018). The complexity of loss during a forced termination: A case illustration. British Journal of Psychotherapy, 34(2), 285-299. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bjp.12362

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Barber, J.P. (2018). Mechanisms of change in treatments of Personality Disorders: Commentary on the special section. Journal of Personality Disorders, 32, 143-151. http://dx.doi.org/10.1521/pedi.2018.32.supp.143

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Barber, J. P. (2017). Systematic review of in-session affect experience in cognitive behavioral therapy for depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 41(6), 807-828. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10608-017-9865-6

Silberschatz, G. & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2017). Pathogenic beliefs mediate the relationship between perceived negative parenting and psychopathology symptoms. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma. 26(3), 258-275. http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1080/10926771.2016.1259279

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Lilliengren, P, Cooper, A., Macdonald, J., & Falkenström, F. (2017) Patients’ affective processes within initial experiential dynamic therapy sessions. Psychotherapy, 54(2), 175-183. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pst0000072

Snyder, J. & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2016). Utilizing measure-based feedback in control-mastery theory: A clinical error. Psychotherapy, 53, 291-296. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pst0000075

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Macdonald, J., Stein, M., Cooper, A. M., & Tucker, S. (2014). Experiential dynamic therapy: A preliminary investigation into the effectiveness and process of the extended initial session. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 70(10), 914-923. https://doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22094

Van Doorn, K., McManus, F., & Yiend, J. (2012). An analysis of matching cognitive-behavior therapy techniques to learning styles. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry. 43, 1039-1044. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbtep.2012.05.001

McManus, F., Van Doorn, K., & Yiend, J. (2011). Examining the effects of thought records and behavioral experiments in instigating belief change. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 43, 540-547. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbtep.2011.07.003

 

Books and Book Chapters

 

Llewelyn, S., & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2017). Clinical Psychology: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Llewelyn, S., Macdonald, J. & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2016). Process-Outcome Studies. In (Ed. J. Norcross) APA Handbook of Clinical Psychology: Theory and research (Vol2)  (pp 451-463), Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Llewelyn, S., Hardy, G. & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2015) Chapter 11. Psychologists as researchers. In J. Hall (Ed.) Clinical psychology in Britain: Historical perspectives, (pp. 154-167). Leicester, UK: British Psychological Society.

Conference Presentations

(*= lab student contribution)

Bekes, V., Spina*, D., Aafjes-van Doorn, K, (accepted for 2020, June). The impact of attachment and defense mechanisms in psychotherapy: a pilot study. Paper to be presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amherst, USA.

Ferstenberg*, Y., Kufferath-lin,* T., Aafjes-van Doorn, K, & Prout, T.A. (accepted for 2020, June). Psychotherapy process for parents in regulation focused psychotherapy for children. Paper to be presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amherst, USA.

Isaacs*, J., Bate,J., Prout,T.A., & Aafjes-van Doorn, K (accepted for 2020, June). From reducing children’s disruptive behavior to enhancing parental reflective functioning: Paper to be presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amherst, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (accepted for 2020, June). Scaling up FIS training; Some machine learning experiments. Paper to be presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amherst, USA.

Tsakas*, A., Aafjes-van Doorn, K, Prout, T., & Bate, J., (accepted for 2020, May). Integrating deliberate practice into psychodynamic psychotherapy training in a doctorate program. Paper to be presented at Society for Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI) 366h Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K, Kamsteeg*, C., & Bate, J., (accepted for 2020, May). Scaling up deliberate practice by using machine learning tools. Paper to be presented at Society for Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI) 366h Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2020, February). Research on Recorded Psychoanalyses. Paper presented at the American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) National Meeting, New York, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2020, January). Outcome research. Invited speaker at the Institute for Psychoanalytic Education, New York, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2019, September). How do therapists change during EDT core training programs? Paper presented at the International Experiential Dynamic Therapy Association (IEDTA) conference, Boston, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Bate, J., & Prout, T., (2019, September). Deliberate practice for psychotherapy training. Yeshiva University Faculty Symposium, New York, NY.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Bate, J., & Prout, T. (2019, July). Improving psychotherapy training; the evaluation of two methods. Paper presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. & Prout, T. A., (2019, June). Changes in trainees’ attitudes towards evidence-based psychodynamic treatments. Paper presented at Society for Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI) 35th Annual Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.

Kealy, D., Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Joyce, A.J. (2019, June). Improving self-esteem through integrative group psychotherapy: Quality of object relations as a moderator of the alliance-outcome relationship among patients with personality dysfunction. Paper presented at Society for Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI) 35th Annual Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.

Kufferath-Lin*, T., Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Prout, T. A. (2019, April). Parental reflective functioning in Regulation Focused Psychotherapy for Children: Initial findings using the Psychotherapy Process Q-Set (PQS). Poster presented at Division 39 Spring Meeting, Philadelphi, USA.

Barnhill Bayne, H., Dietlin, O., Michel, R., Impellizzeri, J., & Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2019, March). Strategies for addressing politically divided relationships in counseling. Paper presented at the annual American Counseling Association meeting, New Orleans, USA. 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2019, February). Building bridges between research and clinical practice. Examining the psychoanalytic process: innovative research methods. Paper presented at the American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) National Meeting, New York, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K (2018, September). Evidence-based psychodynamic psychotherapy? Invited talk at the September meeting of Essex Union Psychological Association, Livingston, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., (2018, June). Affect attunement in psychotherapy for panic disorder: A potential mechanism of change. Paper presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Kamsteeg*, C. (2018, June). Cognitive mediation of the relationship between childhood trauma and adult psychopathology: A systematic review of the empirical findings. Paper presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Portier*, K., & Kamsteeg*, C. (2018, June). A dialectical behavior therapy skills group in a psychoanalytic community service: A pilot study of assimilative integration. Poster presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Garay, C.J., Aafjes-van Doorn, K., & Etchebarne, I. (2018, June). Psychotherapy for personal growth? A comparison of South and North American practices. Paper presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Kuprian, N., Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Portier, K., Kamsteeg, C., Cole, N., & Michaela, B., (2017, June). Therapeutic immediacy in psychodynamic psychotherapy for depression: Assessing therapists` contributions to successful vs. unsuccessful in-session discussions of the therapeutic relationship. Paper presented at the international meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Liu*, Y., & Aafjes-van Doorn, K., (2018, June). Using videotaped therapy sessions in supervision. Paper presented at the 2018 International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

McCollum, J. & Aafjes-van Doorn, K., (2018, June). Assessing Pathogenic Beliefs and their relationship between negative experience and psychopathology. Paper presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K (2018, June). Rupture and repair in psychotherapy attunement: An example of failed technical integration. Poster presented at Society for Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI)’s 34nd Annual Conference, New York, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K (2018, March). Evidence-based psychodynamic psychotherapy: An art or a science? Invited talk at The Frontiers in Psychology Program, Yeshiva University. New York, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K (2018, February). Role of affect attunement in Panic Focused Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Paper presented at the American Psychoanalytic Association (ApsaA) Spring Meeting New York, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K (2017, June). The internalization of adverse early parenting experiences. Paper presented at the international meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Toronto, Canada.

 

Solomonov, N, & Aafjes-van Doorn, K (2017, June). Testing the assumptions of mentalization theories: The relation between reflective function, personality disorders, and improvement in interpersonal functioning in CBT and Psychodynamic Therapy. Paper presented at the International meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Toronto, Canada.

 

Minges, M.V., Perry, J.C., Milrod, B, Chambless, D., Aafjes-van Doorn, K, & Barber, J.P. (2017, June). Defense mechanism use and change within treatment for panic disorder: A preliminary analysis. Paper presented at the 2017 international meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Toronto, Canada. 

Finch, J., Solomonov, N, Minges, M.V., Perry, J.C., Milrod, B, Chambless, D., Aafjes-van Doorn, K, & Barber, J.P. (2017, June). Gender differences in use of defense mechanisms in Psychodynamic Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for panic disorder. Poster presented at the 2017 international meeting of the Society of Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Toronto, Canada. 

Barber, J. P., Sahin, Z, Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2017, January). The progress in mental health project: A naturalistic study of psychotherapy. Poster presented at the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology, Long Beach, USA. 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2016, November). Utilizing Measure-Based Feedback in Control-Mastery Theory: A Clinical Error. Paper presented at the North America Society for Psychotherapy Research (NA-SPR) Chapter Meeting, Berkeley, USA.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Macdonald, J., & Lilliengren, (2016, November). Patients’ affective processes in initial EDT sessions: A case study. Paper presented at the International Experiential Dynamic Therapy Association (IEDTA) Conference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2016, July). Pathogenic beliefs mediate the relationship between adverse parenting and psychopathology. Poster presented at SITAR 19th Annual Meeting of the Society for Interpersonal Theory and Research, Berlin, Germany.

 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K., Macdonald, J. Cooper, A., Lilliengren, P. (2016, June) Micro-analysis of patients’ affective processes in initial EDT sessions. Paper presented at the 47th International Annual Meeting Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Jerusalem, Israel. 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. & Chitre G. (2016, June). Dialectical Behavior Therapy skills group in a psychoanalytic community psychology service: A pilot study. Poster presented at Society for Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI)’s 32nd Annual Conference, Dublin, Ireland.

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. & Silberschatz G (2015, June). Validity of the Pathogenic Belief Scale. Paper presented at the Annual International Conference of the Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR), Philadelphia, USA. 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. (2013, September). The importance of initial therapy sessions. A systematic review. Paper presented at the United Kingdom Chapter of the Society for Psychotherapy Research (UK-SPR) Annual Conference, Oxford, UK. 

Aafjes-van Doorn, K. & Macdonald J. (2012, October). The effect of the initial Experiential Dynamic Therapy Session. Paper presented at the 3rd Joint Meeting of the European Chapter of the Society for Psychotherapy Research (EU-SPR), Porto, Portugal. 

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Process Lab

Katie Aafjes-van Doorn, DClinPsy

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology

Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology

katie.aafjes@yu.edu

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