Grundlagen- und Vertiefungsliteratur für Masterprüfungen im FS24 in der Vertiefungsrichtung Klinische Psychologie und Neurowissenschaften

Es gilt zu beachten, dass alle folgenden Angaben ausschliesslich für die ausgewählte Prüfungsperiode gültig sind.

Prof. Dr. Roselind Lieb: Klinische Psychologie und Epidemiologie
  • American Psychiatric Asspciation (2013). Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition. Arlington VA, APA (2013). Deutsch Ausgabe: Falkai, P. & Wittchen, H.-U. (2018). Diagnostisches und Statistisches Manual Psychischer Störungen - DSM-5. 2., korrigierte Auflage. Göttingen: Hogrefe. Hieraus aus Teil II: Diagnostische Kriterien der spezifischen Störungsbilder der Gruppe der "Angststörungen", "Zwangsstörung und verwandte Störungen", "Depressive Störungen" sowie "Fütter- und Essstörungen".
  • Gordis, L. (2014). Epidemiology. 5th Edition. Philadelphia: Saunders.

  • Wittchen, H.-U. & Hoyer, J. Hrsg. (2011). Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie. 2. Auflage. Berlin: Springer

  • Amrhein, V., Greenland, S., & McShane, B. (2019). Retire statistical significance. Nature, 567, 305.

  • Cuthbert, B.N.C. & Insel, T.R. (2013). Towards the future of psychiatric diagnosis: The seven pillars of RDoC. BMC Medicine, 11: 126.

  • Hofer, P., Wahl, K., Meyer, A.H., Miché, M., Beesdo-Baum, K., Wong, S.F., Grisham, J.R., Wittchen, H.-U., & Lieb, R. (2018). Obsessive-compulsive disorder and the risk of subsequent mental disorders: A community study of adolescents and young adults. Depression and Anxiety, 35, 339-345.

  • Kotov, R, Krueger; R.F. et al. (2017). The Hierarchical Taxonomy of Psychopathology (HiTOP): A Dimensional Alternative to Traditional Nosologies. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 126, 454-477

  • Matthews, R. (2021). The p-value statement, five years on. Significance, Apr 2021.

  • Miché, M., Studerus, E., Meyer, A.H., Gloster, A.T., Beesdo-Baum, K., Wittchen, H.-U., & Lieb, R. (2020). Prospective prediction of suicide attempts in community adolescents and young adults, using regression methods and machine learning. Journal of Affective Disorders, 265, 570 - 578.

  • Wahl, K., van den Hout, M., Heinzel, C. V., Kollárik, M., Meyer, A., Benoy, C., Berberich, G., Domschke, K., Gloster, A., Gradwohl, G., Hofecker, M., Jähne, A., Koch, S., Külz, A. K., Moggi, F., Poppe, C., Riedel, A., Rufer, M., Stierle, C., ... & Lieb, R. (2021). Rumination about obsessive symptoms and mood maintains obsessive-compulsive symptoms and depressed mood: An experimental study. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 130, 435-442. 10.1037/abn0000677

  • Wasserstein, R.L., & Lazar, N.A. (2016).The ASA Staement on p-Values: Context, Process, and Purpose. The American Statistician, 70:2, 129-133.

  • Wasserstein, R.L., Schirm, A.L., & Lazar, N.A. (2019). Moving to a world beyond "p < 0.05". The American Statistician, 73, supp 1, 1-19.

  • Zander-Schellenberg, T., Collins, I., Miché, M., Guttmann, C., Lieb, R., & Wahl, K. (2020). Does laughing have a stress-buffering effect in daily life? An intensive longitudinal study. PLOS ONE. pone.0235851.

Prof. Dr. Jens Gaab: Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie
  • Locher, C., Frey Nascimento, A., Kossowsky, J., Kirsch, I., Meyer, A.H., Gaab, J. (in press). Is the Rationale More Important than Deception? A Randomized Controlled Trial of Open-Label Placebo Analgesia. Pain
  • Birkhäuer, J., Gaab, J., Kossowsky, J, Hasler, S., Krummenacher, P., Werner, C., Gerger, H., (in press). Trust in the Health Care Professional and Health Outcome: A Meta-Analysis. PLOS ONE, 12(2): e0170988.
  • Trachsel, M., & Gaab, J. (2016). Disclosure of incidental constituents of psychotherapy as a moral obligation for psychiatrists and psychotherapists. Journal of Medical Ethics, 42(8), 493-495.
  • Gerger, H. & Gaab, J. (2016). Researcher allegiance as hidden moderator in psychotherapy outcome research. Verhaltenstherapie, 26, 41-45.
  • Locher, C., Hasler, S., Gaab, J. (2016). When do psychotherapeutic placebos work? A critical review on the example of systematic desensitization. Verhaltenstherapie, 26, 9-20.
  • Gaab, J., Blease, C., Locher, C., Gerger, H. (2015). Go open - a plea for transparency in psychotherapy. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice, American Psychological Association.
  • Locher, C., Koechlin, H., Zion, S.R., Werner, C., Pine, D.S., Kirsch, I., Kessler, R.C., & Kossowsky, J (in press). Efficacy and Safety of SSRIs, SNRIs, and Placebo in Common Psychiatric Disorders: A Comprehensive Meta-Analysis in Children and Adolescents, JAMA Psychiatry
  • Wessely, S., Nimnuan, C., & Sharpe, M. (1999). Functional somatic syndromes: one or many?. The Lancet354(9182), 936-939.
  • Kelley JM, Kraft-Todd G, Schapira L, Kossowsky J, Riess H (2014) The Influence of the Patient-Clinician Relationship on Healthcare Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. PLoS ONE 9(4): e94207.
  • Kaptchuk, T. J., Kelley, J. M., Conboy, L. A., Davis, R. B., Kerr, C. E., Jacobson, E. E., . . . Lembo, A. J. (2008). Components of placebo effect: Ran- domised controlled trial in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 336, 999 –1003.
  • Kim, S., Wollburg, E., & Roth, W. T. (2012). Op- posing breathing therapies for panic disorder: A randomized controlled trial of lowering vs raising end-tidal P(CO2). Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 73, 931–939. Der Artikel kann bei Prof. Dr. Jens Gaab angefragt werden.
  • Baskin, T. W., Tierney, S. C., Minami, T., & Wampold, B. E. (2003). Establishing specificity in psychotherapy: A meta-analysis of structural equivalence of placebo controls. Journal of Con- sulting and Clinical Psychology, 71, 973–979.
  • Beecher, H. K. (1955). The powerful placebo. Journal of the American Medical Association, 159, 1602–1606.
  • Blease, C. R. (2015). Talking more about talking cures: Cognitive behavioural therapy and informed consent. Journal of Medical Ethics. Advance on- line publication.
  • Enck, P., Bingel, U., Schedlowski, M., & Rief, W. (2013). The placebo response in medicine: Minimize, maximize or personalize? Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, 12, 191–204.
  • Frank, J. D. (1986). Psychotherapy—The transformation of meanings: Discussion paper. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 79, 341–346.
  • Goldfried, M. R. (2013). What should we expect from psychotherapy? Clinical Psychology Review, 33, 862– 869.
  • Cuijpers, P., Driessen, E., Hollon, S. D., van Oppen, P., Barth, J., & Andersson, G. (2012). The efficacy of non-directive supportive therapy for adult depression: A meta-analysis. Clinical Psychology Review, 32, 280 –291.
  • Cuijpers, P., Turner, E. H., Mohr, D. C., Hofmann, S. G., Andersson, G., Berking, M., & Coyne, J. (2014). Comparison of psychotherapies for adult depression to pill placebo control groups: A meta- analysis. Psychological Medicine, 44, 685– 695.
  • Grünbaum, A. (1981). The placebo concept. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 19, 157–167.
  • Frost, N. D., Laska, K. M., & Wampold, B. E. (2014). The evidence for present-centered therapy as a treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 27, 1–8.
  • Leichsenring, F., Salzer, S., Beutel, M. E., Herpertz, S., Hiller, W., Hoyer, J., . . . Leibing, E. (2014). Long-term outcome of psychodynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy in social anxiety disorder. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 171, 1074 –1082.
  • Jopling, D. A. (2001). Placebo insight: The rationality of insight-oriented psychotherapy. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 57, 19–36.<19::AID-JCLP4>3.0.CO;2-Z
  • Justman, S. (2011a). From medicine to psychotherapy: The placebo effect. History of the Human Sciences, 24, 95–107.
  • Lilienfeld, S. O. (2007). Psychological treatments that cause harm. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 2, 53–70.
  • Wampold, B. E., Mondin, G. W., Moody, M., Stich, F., Benson, K., & Ahn, H. N. (1997). A meta-analysis of outcome studies comparing bona fide psychotherapies: Empirically, “all must have prizes. Psychological Bulletin, 122, 203–215.
  • Marcus, D. K., O’Connell, D., Norris, A. L., & Sawaqdeh, A. (2014). Is the Dodo bird endangered in the 21st century? A meta-analysis of treatment comparison studies. Clinical Psychology Review, 34, 519–530.
  • McNally, R. J. (1999). EMDR and Mesmerism: A comparative historical analysis. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 13, 225–236.
  • Miller, S., Wampold, B., & Varhely, K. (2008). Direct comparisons of treatment modalities for youth disorders: A meta-analysis. Psychotherapy Research, 18, 5–14.
  • Munder, T., Flückiger, C., Gerger, H., Wampold, B. E., & Barth, J. (2012). Is the allegiance effect an epiphenomenon of true efficacy differences be- tween treatments? a meta-analysis. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 59, 631– 637.
  • Munder, T., Gerger, H., Trelle, S., & Barth, J. (2011). Testing the allegiance bias hypothesis: A meta-analysis. Psychotherapy Research, 21, 670–684.
  • Rosenzweig, S. (1936). Some implicit common factors in diverse methods of psychotherapy. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 6, 412– 415.
  • Wampold, B. E., Imel, Z. E., Laska, K. M., Benish, S., Miller, S. D., Flückiger, C., . . . Budge, S. (2010). Determining what works in the treatment of PTSD. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 923– 933.
Prof. Dr. Dominique de Quervain: Cognitive Neuroscience
Eric Kandel (2013) Principles of Neural Science, 5th Edition, McGraw-Hill Companies
  • Chapter 1: The brain and behavior
  • Chapter 3: Genes and behavior
  • Chapter 13: Neurotransmitters
  • Chapter 15: The organization of the central nervous system
  • Chapter 63: Disorders of mood and anxiety
  • Chapter 65: Learning and memory
  • de Quervain, D., Schwabe, L. & Roozendaal, B. Stress, glucocorticoids and memory: implications for treating fear-related disorders. Nat Rev Neurosci 18, 7-19 (2017).


Prof. Dr. Andreas Papassotiropoulos: Molecular Neuroscience
Eric Kandel (2013) Principles of Neural Science, 5th Edition, McGraw-Hill Companies
  • Chapter 1: The brain and behavior
  • Chapter 3: Genes and behavior
  • Chapter 13: Neurotransmitters
  • Chapter 15: The organization of the central nervous system
  • Chapter 63: Disorders of mood and anxiety
  • Chapter 65: Learning and memory
  •  Bush WS, Moore JH (2012) Chapter 11: Genome-Wide Association Studies. PLoS Comput Biol 8(12): e1002822.
  • Papassotiropoulos & de Quervain (2011). Genetics of human episodic memory: dealing with complexity. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. Volume 15, Issue 9, September 2011, Pages 381-387.
  • Papassotiropoulos &.de Quervain (2015). Failed drug discovery in psychiatry: time for human genome-guided solutions. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, Volume 19, Issue 4, April 2015, Pages 183-187.
Prof. Dr. Pasquale Calabrese: Neuropsychology and Behavioral Neurology Unit der Abteilungen Molecular Neuroscience und Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Bear, M.F., Connors, B.W. & Paradiso, M.A. (2009, 3. Aufl.) Neurowissenschaften. Heidelberg: Spektrum Verlag. Kapitel: 1, 2, 7,18, 20, 21, 22
  • Wolf, A. & Calabrese, P. (2020). Stressmedizin und Stresspsychologie. Stuttgart: Schattauer.
  • Calabrese P. & Markowitsch H.J. (2013). Kognitive Störungen in Neurologie und Psychiatrie, Bad Honnef: Hippocampus Verlag.
  • Calabrese P. (2007). Multiple Sklerose und Kognition. Stuttgart: Thieme Verlag.
  • Bassetti, C.L. Calabrese, P. & Gutzwiller, F. (2011). Demenz – Ursachen, Verlauf und Behandlungsmöglichkeiten. Stuttgart: Ligatur Verlag.



Fakultät für Psychologie
Universität Basel
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