dr. Katharina Meyerbröker
k.meyerbroker@uu.nl
Assistant Professor
Psychology - Clinical Psychology
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Profile

Katharina Meyerbröker is assistant professor at the department of Clinical Psychology at Utrecht University since 2016. She is a member of the Experimental Psychology Lab in Utrecht (http://www.epplabutrecht.org/). Besides she works as a registered health psychologist in the Ambulatorium at the University of Utrecht. She is a registered cognitive behavioral therapist (VGCt) and is a member of the VGCt committee aranging clinical workshops of evidence based treatments to cognitive behavioral therapists in the field, trying to link science to mental health care. 

Her PhD project (2007-2011) at the University of Amsterdam focused on the efficacy of virtual reality exposure therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy in anxiety disorders, and on pharmacological ('cognitive enhancers') and cognitive mechanisms involved in these therapies. Since October 2011 she worked as a post-doc at the Department of Clinical Psychology of the University of Amsterdam. Her research focused on the efficacy of treatment for PTSD by means of trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy and EMDR and on the processes taking place during these treatments. 

Her main research interest is clinical research in trauma and anxiety-related psychopathology, using cognitive behavioral methods including advanced technology as virtual reality for treating anxiety disorders. She teaches psychopathology and CBT related courses in Bachelor and Master program at Utrecht University. 

 

 

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All publications
  2015 - Scholarly publications
Morina, Nexhmedin, Ijntema, Hiske, Meyerbröker, Katharina & Emmelkamp, Paul M G (2015). Can virtual reality exposure therapy gains be generalized to real-life? A meta-analysis of studies applying behavioral assessments. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 74, (pp. 18-24) (7 p.). Copyright © 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved..
Meyerbröker, K. (2015). Vliegangst. In John W. Barnhill (Eds.), Casusboek DSM-5 (pp. 158-160) (3 p.). Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Boom.
  2014 - Scholarly publications
Meyerbröker, K. (2014). Flying Fears. In John W. Barnhill (Eds.), DSM-5 clinical cases (pp. 53-55). Washington DC: American Psychiatric Publishing.
Meyerbröker, K. (2014). Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy. In P.M.G. Emmelkamp & T. Ehring (Eds.), The Wiley Handbook of Anxiety Disorders (pp. 1310-1324) (15 p.). Oxford: Blackwell-Wiley.
Meyerbröker, K. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (2014). Virtual Reality Techniques in Older Adults - Exposure Therapy, Memory Training, and Training of Motor Balance. In N.A. Pachana & K. Laidlaw (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Geropsychology (pp. 1011-1024). Oxford: Oxford University Press, Oxford.
  2013 - Scholarly publications
Meyerbröker, K. (2013). Can you enhance virtual reality exposure therapy outcome by adding pharmaceutical agents?. Journal of Cybertherapy and Rehabilitation (1), (pp. 20-21) (2 p.).
Meyerbröker, K., Morina, N., Kerkhof, G.A. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (27.03.2013). Virtual reality exposure thearpy does not provide any additional value in agoraphobic patients - A randomized controlled trail. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 82 (3), (pp. 170-176) (7 p.).
Meyerbröker, K. (2013). Virtual reality exposure therapie - de mogelijkheden en beperkingen om angststoonissen te behandelen. Dth, 33 (3), (pp. 195-209) (15 p.).
  2012 - Scholarly publications
Meyerbröker, K., Powers, M.B., van Stegeren, A. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (2012). Does Yohimbine HCL facilitate fear extinction in virtual reality treatment of fear of flying? A randomized placebo controlled trial . Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 81 (1), (pp. 29-37).
  2012 - Other output
Meyerbröker, K. (2012). Virtual reality exposure therapy - Process and outcome in anxiety disorders. Dissertation, Universiteit Amsterdam. (192 p.).
  2011 - Scholarly publications
Emmelkamp, P.M.G. & Meyerbröker, K. (2011). Virtual reality exposure therapie. Psychopraktijk (1), (pp. 37-40).
Emmelkamp, P.M.G. & Meyerbröker, K. (2011). Virtual reality exposure therapy. In A.J.L.M. van Balkom, D. Oosterbaan, S. Visser & I.M. van Vliet (Eds.), Handboek Angststoornissen (pp. 383-399). Utrecht: De Tijdstroom.
Meyerbröker, K. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (2011). Virtual reality exposure therapy in anxiety disorders - the state of the art. In Sheryl Brahnam & Lakhmi Jain (Eds.), Advanced Computational Intelligence Paradigms in Healthcare - Virtual Reality in Psychotherapy, Rehabilitation, and Assessment (pp. 47-62). Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.
Meyerbröker, K., Morina, N., Kerkhof, G. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (2011). Virtual reality exposure treatment of agoraphobia - a comparison of computer automatic virtual environment and headmounted display. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 167, (pp. 51-56).
  2010 - Scholarly publications
Meyerbröker, K. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (01.10.2010). Virtual reality exposure therapy in anxiety disorders - a systematic review of process-and-outcome studies. Depression and Anxiety, 27 (10), (pp. 933-944) (12 p.).
Aas, Benjamin Gregor, Meyerbröker, K. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (2010). Who am I - and if so, where? An experiment on personality in online virtual realities. Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, 2 (5), (pp. 3-15).
  2009 - Scholarly publications
Aas, Benjamin Gregor, Meyerbröker, K. & Emmelkamp, P.M.G. (2009). Who am I ‐ and if so, where? An experiment on personality in online virtual realities. In Leonel Morgado, Nelson Zagalo & Ana Boa Ventura (Eds.), Proceedings of the Slactions 2009 International Conference - Life, Imagination, and work using Metaverse Platforms (pp. 28-38). Vila Real, Portugal: UTAD.
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