[Translate to Englisch:] Prof. Dr. Stefan M. Schulz

Univ. Prof. Dr. Phil. Stefan M. Schulz, Dipl.-Psych.
Faculty I, Nursing Science, Department of Behavioural Medicine and Principles of Human Biology for the Health Sciences
Max-Planck Str. 6 - W1302.09
54296 Trier
Phone +49 651 201-1918
Fax +49 651 201-1907
E-Mail: stefan.m.schulz@uni-trier.de
Consultation hours by appointment

 

 

 

 

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List of publications

Article in peer-reviewed journals

Schnabel, K., Schulz, S. M., Witthöft, M. (under review). Emotional Reactivity, Emotion Regulation, and Regulatory Choice in Somatic Symptom Disorder. Psychosomatic Medicine

Gründahl, M., Ghafoor, H., Hein, G., Pauli, P., Schulz, S. M. (under review). Protective Effects of Trait Emotional Intelligence and the Roles of Cognition, Physiology and Personality in Coping with Psychosocial Stress. Psychophysiology

Winter, A., Rasche, E., Hartmann, S., Schmitter, M., Kübler, A., & Schulz, S. M.

(2021). Validation of the German-language version of the Liverpool Oral Rehabilitation Questionnaire version 3 and Evaluation of oral-health-related quality of life among patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. Journal of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, 49(Suppl 1), doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2021.06.007

Ritz, T., Schulz, S. M.

, Rosenfield, D., Wright, R. J., & Bosquet Enlow, M. (2020). Cardiac sympathetic activation and parasympathetic withdrawal during psychosocial stress exposure in 6-month-old infants. Psychophysiology, 57(12), e13673. doi.org/10.1111/psyp.13673

Bräscher, A. K., Schulz, S. M.

, Van den Bergh, O., & Witthöft, M. (2020). Prospective study of nocebo effects related to symptoms of idiopathic environmental intolerance attributed to electromagnetic fields (IEI-EMF). Environmental research, 190, 110019. doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2020.110019

Cowell, W., Khoury, J. E., Petty, C. R., Day, H. E., Benítez, B. E., Cunningham, M. K., Schulz, S. M.

, Ritz, T., Wright, R. J., & Enlow, M. B. (2020). Integrated and diurnal indices of maternal pregnancy cortisol in relation to sex-specific parasympathetic responsivity to stress in infants. Developmental psychobiology, 10.1002/dev.22015. Advance online publication. doi.org/10.1002/dev.22015

Ghafoor, H., Ahmad, R. A., Nordbeck, P., Ritter, O., Pauli, P., & Schulz, S. M.

(2019). A cross-cultural comparison of the roles of emotional intelligence, metacognition, and negative coping for health-related quality of life in German versus Pakistani patients with chronic heart failure. British journal of health psychology, 24(4), 828–846. doi.org/10.1111/bjhp.12381

Schulz, S. M., Ritter, O., Zniva, R., Nordbeck, P., Wacker, C., Jack, M., Groschup, G., Deneke, T., Puppe, F., Ertl, G., Angermann, C., Störk, S., & Pauli, P. (2020). Efficacy of a web-based intervention for improving psychosocial well-being in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators – the randomised controlled ICD-FORUM trial. European Heart Journal. 41, 1203-1211. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehz134

Ghafoor H., Ahmad R. A., Nordbeck P., Ritter O., Pauli P., Schulz S. M. (2019), A cross-cultural comparison of the roles of emotional intelligence, metacognition, and negative coping for health-related quality of life in German versus Pakistani patients with chronic heart failure. Br J Health Psychol. doi: 10.1111/bjhp.12381 [Epub ahead of print]

Halder, S., Leinfelder, T., Schulz, S. M., & Kübler, A. (2019). Neural mechanisms of training an auditory perception task in a brain-computer interface context. Human Brain Mapping. doi: 10.1002/hbm.24531. [Epub ahead of print]

Ghafoor, H., Schulz, S. M., & Mohsin, H. (2018). Does religiosity ameliorate the negative impact of obsessive-compulsive disorder on self-esteem? Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 1-9. doi: 10.1080/13674676.2018.1458082

Reicherts, P., Wiemer, J., Gerdes, A., Schulz, S. M., Pauli, P., & Wieser, M. J. (2017). Anxious anticipation and pain: the influence of instructed vs conditioned threat on pain. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 12(4), 544-554. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsw181

Zniva, R., Pauli, P., & Schulz, S. M. (2017). Overprotective social support leads to increased cardiovascular and subjective stress reactivity. Biological psychology, 123, 226-234. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2016.12.009

Herrmann, M. J., Neueder, D., Troeller, A. K., & Schulz, S. M. (2016). Simultaneous recording of EEG and fNIRS during visuo-spatial and facial expression processing in a dual task paradigm. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 109, 21-28. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2016.09.013

Schulz, S. M. (2016). Neural correlates of heart-focused interoception: a functional magnetic resonance imaging meta-analysis. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B, 371(1708), 20160018. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2016.0018

Geiger, M. J., Domschke, K., Homola, G. A., Schulz, S. M., Nowak, J., Akhrif, A., Pauli P., Deckert J., & Neufang, S. (2016). ADORA2A genotype modulates interoceptive and exteroceptive processing in a fronto-insular network. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 26(8), 1274-1285. doi: 10.1016/j.euroneuro.2016.05.007

Wiemer, J., Schulz, S. M., Reicherts, P., Glotzbach-Schoon, E., Andreatta, M., & Pauli, P. (2015). Brain activity associated with illusory correlations in animal phobia. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10(7), 969-977. doi: 10.1093/scan/nsu142

Andreatta M., Glotzbach-Schoon E., Mühlberger A., Schulz S. M., Wiemer J., & Pauli P. (2015). Initial and sustained brain responses to contextual conditioned anxiety in humans. Cortex. 63, 352-63. doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2014.09.014

Hedman, E., Lekander, M., Ljótsson, B., Lindefors, N., Rück, C., Hofmann, S. G., Andersson, E., Andersson, G. & Schulz, S. M. (2014). Sudden gains in internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy for severe health anxiety. Behaviour research and therapy, 54, 22-29. doi:  10.1016/j.brat.2013.12.007

Wölk, J., Sütterlin, S., Koch, S., Vögele, C., & Schulz, S. M. (2014). Enhanced cardiac perception predicts impaired performance in the Iowa Gambling Task in patients with panic disorder. Brain and behavior, 4(2), 238-246. doi: 10.1002/brb3.206

Neumann, R., Schulz, S. M., Lozo, L., & Alpers, G. W. (2014). Automatic facial responses to near-threshold presented facial displays of emotion: Imitation or evaluation? Biological psychology, 96, 144-149. doi: 10.1080/02699930441000364.001

Sütterlin, S., Schulz, S. M., Stumpf, T., Pauli, P., & Vögele, C. (2013). Enhanced cardiac perception is associated with increased susceptibility to framing effects. Cognitive science, 37(5), 922-935. doi: 10.1111/cogs.12036

Kaufmann, T., Schulz, S. M., Köblitz, A., Renner, G., Wessig, C., & Kübler, A. (2013). Face stimuli effectively prevent brain–computer interface inefficiency in patients with neurodegenerative disease. Clinical Neurophysiology, 124(5), 893-900. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2012.11.006

Schulz, S. M., Massa, C., Grzbiela, A., Dengler, W., Wiedemann, G., & Pauli, P. (2013). Implantable cardioverter defibrillator shocks are prospective predictors of anxiety. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care, 42(2), 105-111. doi: 10.1016/j.hrtlng.2012.08.006

Ritz, T., Enlow, M. B., Schulz, S. M., Kitts, R., Staudenmayer, J., & Wright, R. J. (2012). Respiratory sinus arrhythmia as an index of vagal activity during stress in infants: Respiratory influences and their control. PloS one, 7(12), e52729. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0052729

Kaufmann, T., Sütterlin, S., Schulz, S. M., & Vögele, C. (2011). ARTiiFACT: a tool for heart rate artifact processing and heart rate variability analysis. Behavior research methods, 43(4), 1161-1170. doi:10.3758/s13428-011-0107-7

Kaufmann, T., Schulz, S., Grünzinger, C., & Kübler, A. (2011). Flashing characters with famous faces improves ERP-based brain–computer interface performance. Journal of neural engineering, 8(5), 056016. doi: 10.1088/1741-2560/8/5/056016

Schulz, S., & Pauli, P. (2011). Internettherapie für ICD-Patienten. Herzschrittmachertherapie und Elektrophysiologie, 22(3), 166-173. doi: 10.1007/s00399-011-0145-y

Dürholt, M., Weinhold, D. T., Dax, S., & Schulz, S. M. (2011). Comparison of lateral augmentation techniques. Zeitschrift für Zahnärztliche Implantologie, 27(3), 251-260.

Hofmann, S. G., Schulz, S. M., Heering, S., Muench, F., & Bufka, L. F. (2010). Psychophysiological correlates of generalized anxiety disorder with or without comorbid depression. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 78(1), 35-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2009.12.016

Crössmann, A.*, Schulz, S. M.*, Kühlkamp, V., Ritter, O., Neuser, H., Schumacher, B., Bauer, W., & Pauli, P. (2010). A randomized controlled trial of secondary prevention of anxiety and distress in a German sample of patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator. Psychosomatic medicine, 72(5), 434-441. [* equal author contribution] doi: 10.1097/PSY.0b13e3181d9bcec

Schulz, S. M., Ayala, E., Dahme, B., & Ritz, T. (2009). A MATLAB toolbox for correcting within-individual effects of respiration rate and tidal volume on respiratory sinus arrhythmia during variable breathing. Behavior research methods, 41(4), 1121-1126. doi: 10.3758/BRM.41.4.1121

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2008). Negative self-focused cognitions mediate the effect of trait social anxiety on state anxiety. Behaviour research and therapy, 46(4), 438-449. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2008.01.008

Hofmann, S. G., Schulz, S. M., Meuret, A. E., Moscovitch, D. A., & Suvak, M. (2006). Sudden gains during therapy of social phobia. Journal of consulting and clinical psychology, 74(4), 687. doi: 10.1037/0022-006X.74.4.687

Neumann, R., Hess, M., Schulz, S. M., & Alpers, G. W. (2005). Automatic behavioural responses to valence: Evidence that facial action is facilitated by evaluative processing. Cognition & Emotion, 19(4), 499-513. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2013.12.009

 

Book chapters

Schulz, S. M., Meuret, A. E., Loh, R., & Hofmann, S. G. (2007), Social Phobia. In M. H. Herson and J. C. Thomas (Eds.), Comprehensive Handbook of Interviewing, Volume I – Interviewing Adults (pp. 223-237). Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, California.

 

Peer reviewed conference proceedings

Ghafoor, H., Nordbeck, P., Ritter, O., Pauli, P., Schulz, S. M.: Psychosocial Stress and Resulting Satisfaction with Life Among Unaccompanied Refugees in Würzburg, Germany, To appear in the proceedings of the International E-Conference Neglect, Abuse and Trauma: The Living Nightmares, March 18, 2021

Schulz, S. M., Hennemann, S., Bräscher, A.-K., Witthöft, M. & Pauli, P.: Psychologische Auswirkungen der COVID-19 Pandemie auf Psychotherapeut*innen in Ausbildung (PACO-T), to appear in the proceedings of the digitaler DGVT Kongress 2021.

Schulz, S. M., Ritter, O., Zniva, R., Nordbeck, P., Wacker, C.-M., Jack, M., Groschup, G., Deneke, T., Puppe, F., Ertl, G., Angermann, C., & Pauli, P. (2019), A web-based intervention for improving psychosocial distress in heart failure patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator, WASAD

Schulz, S. M., Zniva, R., Ritter, O., Nordbeck, P., Wacker, C.-M., Jack, M., Groschup, G., Deneke, T., & Pauli, P. (2018), ICD-Forum.de - wirksame internetbasierte psychosoziale Nachsorge bei Patienten mit implantierbarem Kardioverter-Defibrillator, Reha Kolloquium München

Schulz, S. M., Zniva, R., Ritter, O., Nordbeck, P., Wacker, C.-M., Jack, M., Groschup, G., Deneke, T., & Pauli, P. (2018), ICD-Forum.de - Ein internetbasiertes Programm das psychosoziales Wohlbefinden von Herzpatienten mit implantierbarem kardioverter Defibrillator verbessert, DGPs Landau

Ghafoor, H., Schulz, S. M., Mohsin, H. (2017) Does religiosity ameliorate the negative impact of obsessive-compulsive disorder on self-esteem? International Association for the Psychology of Religion Conference, Hamar, Norway, 21-24 August, 2017.

Ghafoor, H., Ahmad, R. A., Pauli, P., Schulz, S. M. (2017) On the roles of emotional intelligence and metacognitive beliefs for coping with chronic heart failure. World Association for Stress Related and Anxiety Disorders (WASAD) Congress, Würzburg, Germany, 14-16 September, 2017 (Journal of Neural Transmission

, 124: 1277-1328, doi.org/10.1007/s00702-017-1777-9).

Schulz, S. M. (2016), Challenges for treating chronic heart failure, a psychologist’s perspective, World Health Summit, Berlin, Germany, October 9-11, 2016

2017

Schulz, S. M., Gahr, E., Walz, N. (2016), High anxiety sensitivity, a predictor of fear in the human open field test? Würzburg Center for Mental Health Science Conference ‐ June 17, 2016

Schulz, S. M., Zniva, R., Ritter, O., Wacker, C.-M., Jack, M., Groschup, G., Deneke, T., & Pauli, P. (2016), ICD-Forum.de – Web-based psychosocial support for patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators, 21st World Congress on Heart Disease, Boston, MA, USA, July 31-August 01, 2016

Schulz, S. M., Zniva, R., Ritter, O., Wacker, C.-M., Jack, M., Groschup, G., Deneke, T., & Pauli, P. (2016), ICD-Forum.de a web-based programme supporting psychosocial well-being in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators, 82nd Annual Meeting of the German Cardiac Society, 30. März - 02. April 2016, Mannheim.

Schulz, S. M. (2016) Meta-Analysis of BOLD fMRI Correlates of Interoception, 3rd International conference of the European Society for Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (ESCAN), 23-26 of June, 2016, Porto, Portugal.

Geiger, M., Neufang, S., Homola, G., Schulz, S. M., Nowak, J., Solymosi, L., Pauli, P., Romanos, M., Deckert, J., & Domschke, K. (2015), Modulation of insula network function and interoceptive awareness by ADORA2A genotype. Proceedings Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Psychosomatik und Nervenheilkunde (DGPPN) Kongress, 25.-28.11.2015.

Sütterlin, S., Scheuren, R., Mueller, S., Meessen, J., De Witte, N., & Schulz, S. M. (2015), Cognitive processing of interoceptive information and negative health outcomes.Proceedings 45th Annual EABCT Congress, CBT: A Road to Hope and Compassion for People in Conflict, 31.08.- 3.09.2015, Jerusalem, Israel

Zniva, R. & Schulz, S. M. (2015). "Your support is not helpful at all!" - A Self-Determination-Theory based approach on instrumental support and cardiovascular stress reactivity. 55th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, 30.9.-4.10.2015, Seattle, US.

Zniva R., Ritter O., Pauli P., and Schulz S. M. (2015). Social support in patients in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) - quality before quantity. Abstracts of 29th Conference of the EHPS: Principles of Behaviour Change in Health and Illness, 1.-5.9.2015, Limassol, Cyprus.

Zniva, R. & Schulz, S. M. (2015). Autonomiefördernde soziale Unterstützung, Selbst-Regulation und kardiovaskuläre Reaktivität. Abstractband zur 41. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn in Frankfurt, 4.-6.6.2015.

Schulz, S. M., and Tikkanen, J., (2015). Angstsensitivität, ein Endophänotyp der Reaktivität im "Human Open Field Test"? Abstractband zur 41. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn in Frankfurt, 4.-6.6.2015.

Schulz S. M., and Braig, J. (2015). Fernbetreuung zur Behandlung von Depression bei Herzpatienten - Reha Kolloquium Augsburg. DRV-Schriftband - 24. Rehabilitationswissenschaftliches Kolloquium, Psychische Störungen – Herausforderungen für Prävention und Rehabilitation vom 16. bis 18. März in Augsburg (Band 107, p. 266-267).

Schulz S. M., and Braig, J. (2014). Herausforderungen bei der Fernbetreuung depressiver Herzpatienten - ein Review. Abstracts zum 49. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie, 21.-25.9.2014, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Supplement to Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling (p. 189).

Schulz, S. M., and Wolter, K. (2014). Psychosocial predictors of broken-heart-syndrome – myth or fact? Abstractband zur 2nd International Conference on Heart & Brain, Paris, France, 27.2.2014-1.3.2014

Schulz, S. M., Zniva, R., Hammer, F., Deneke, T., Wagner, J., Jack, M., Wacker, C., Ritter, O., Bauer, W., and Pauli, P. (2014). ICD-Forum.de - web-based psychosocial support for patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators. Abstractband zur 2nd International Conference on Heart & Brain, Paris, France, 27.2.2014-1.3.2014

Schulz, S. M., Zniva, R., Hammer, F., Ritter, O., Bauer, W., and Pauli, P. (2014). ICD-Forum.de – Ein webbasiertes Programm zur psychosozialen Unterstützung von Patienten nach Implantation eines Implantierbaren Kardioverter Defibrillators. DRV-Schriftband - 23. Rehabilitationswissenschaftliches Kolloquium, Arbeit Gesundheit Rehabilitation vom 10. bis 12. März in Karlsruhe (Band 103, p. 254-255).

Wölk, J., Sütterlin, S., Koch, S., Vögele, C., and Schulz, S. M. (2014). The Janus-faced effect of high cardiac perception on intuitive decision-making in patients with panic disorder vs. matched controls. Abstractband zur 2nd International Conference on Heart & Brain, Paris, France, 27.2.2014-1.3.2014

Zniva, R. & Schulz, S. M. (2014). Hilft Autonomie fördernde soziale Unterstützung bei der Stressbewältigung? – Effekte auf kardiovaskuläre Reaktivität und subjektive Stressbewertung, In R. Verleger, U. Krämer, F. Beyer, M. Schildmann, E. Tzvi & A. Wilhoeft (Eds.), 40. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn (Lübeck, 19.06.-21.06.2014) Abstracts der Beiträge, Lübeck.

Gahr, E., Walz, N., and Schulz, S. M. (2013). Startling effects of anxiety sensitivity in the open field, In P. Pauli, A. Kübler, J. Hewig, S. M. Schulz, M. J. Wieser, and R. Zniva (Eds.), 39. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn (Würzburg, 30.05.-01.06.2013) ABSTRACTS, p. 58, Würzburg.

Schulz, S. M., and Findeis, C. (2013). Meta-Analyse zur Fernbehandlung von Depression bei Herzpatienten, 11. Kongress der Fachgruppe Gesundheitspsychologie, 5. - 7.9.2013, Luxemburg

Schulz, S. M., Wölk, J., Sütterlin, S., Koch, S., Pauli, P., and Voegele, C. (2013). Kardiozeption bei Panikpatienten: Gute Intuition als Prädiktor schlechter Entscheidungen?!, In P. Pauli, A. Kübler, J. Hewig, S. M. Schulz, M. J. Wieser, and R. Zniva (Eds.) 39. Tagung Psychologie und Gehirn (Würzburg, 30.05.-01.06.2013) ABSTRACTS, p. 17, Würzburg.

Zniva, R., Schulz, S. M., Massa, C., Grzbiela, A., Dengler, W., Wiedemann, G., and Pauli, P. (März 2013). Schocks durch implantierbare Cardioverter Defibrillatoren - Ursache oder Konsequenz von Angst? In Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund (Hrsg.), DRV-Schriftband - 22. Rehabilitationswissenschaftliches Kolloquium, Teilhabe 2.0 - Reha neu denken? 4. bis 6. März in Mainz (Band 101, p. 420-421).

Zniva, R., Schulz, S. M., and Pauli, P. (2013) Web-Based Psychosocial Care for Patients with Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators. In M. Jordanova & Lievens (Hrsg.), Med-e-Tel 2013. Electronic Proceedings of the International eHealth, Telemedicine and Health ICT Forum for Educational, Networking and Business (p. 147). Luxembourg: ISfTeH.

Schulz, S. M., Spaderna, H., and Weidner, G. (2012). Implantierbare cardioverter Defibrillatoren – Hilfe oder Hindernis für eine positive Prognose in der Studie „Warten auf ein neues Herz“? Abstractband zum 48. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie, Bielefeld, 23.-27. September, 2012

Wölk. J., Schulz, S. M., Sütterlin, S., Koch, S., Pauli, P., and Vögele, C. (2012) Interozeptions- und Regulationsfähigkeit moderieren implizites Lernen in der Iowa Gambling Task bei Patienten mit Panikstörung, Inside Research Reports, 30. Symposium Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie der DGPs Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, The mind-body connection, Abstractband des Symposiums, 85-86.

Zniva, R., Schulz, S. M., Massa, C., Grzbiela, A., Dengler, W., Wiedemann, G., and Pauli, P. (2012). Schocks durch implantierbare cardioverter Defibrillatoren als prospektiver Prädiktor von Angst, In R. Riemann (Hrsg.), 48. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie. Supplement to Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling (p. 332). Lengerich: Pabst Science Publishers.

Grosche, C., Sütterlin, S., Koch, S., Schulz, S. M., and Vögele, C. (2011) Interozeption und Inhibitionskapazität bei Panikstörung und Somatoformen Störungen, Verhaltenstherapie, 21 (suppl1), 7.

Schulz, S. M., Neumann, R., & Alpers, G. W. (2010) Are stimulus response compatibility effects facilitated by emotion specific stimulus-response fit or mapping of stimulus valence? Psychophysiology, 47 (S1), S75.

Schulz, S. M., Hofmann, S. G., Smits, J., Meuret, A., Simon, N., Pollack M. (2010). Strategic planning of group CBT session structure increases treatment efficiency for patients experiencing sudden gains. Talk presented at the Wold Congress of Cognitive and Behavior Therapies (WCBCT), June 2-5, Boston, MA, USA.

Schulz, S. M., Murphy J., Spira, J. L., Gevirtz, R., Heering, S., Muench, F. & Hofmann, S. G. (2010). Augmenting CBT for Generalized Anxiety Disorder with HRV-biofeedback vs. progressive muscle relaxation. Talk presented at the Wold Congress of Cognitive and Behavior Therapies (WCBCT), June 2-5, Boston, MA, USA.

Schulz, S. M., Murphy, J., Spira, J. L., Gevirtz, R., Heering, S., Muench, F., Hofmann, S. G. (2010).  HRV-Biofeedback in der Therapie der Generalisierten Angstörung. Talk presented at the Symposium Die Physiologie der Angst at the 52. Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen und Psychologinnen (TeaP), March 22-24, Saarbrücken, Germany.

Hofmann, S. G., Schulz, S. M., & Alpers, G. W. (2009). Cognitions Mediate the Effects of Trait Anxiety on State Anxiety during a Social Stress Test. Talk presented in Symposium No. 620581: Cognitive Models of Social Anxiety: Testing Proposed Mediators at the ABCT's 43rd Annual Convention, Nov. 19-22, NY, NY, USA.

Schulz, S. M., Murphy, J., Spira, J. L., Gevirtz, R., Heering, S., Muench, F., Pauli, P., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2009). Augmenting CBT for GAD with biofeedback vs. PMR yields similar effects. Psychophysiology, 46 (S1), S128-S129.

Schulz, S. M. (2009). Faces. Talk presented at the SPR-Preconference Workshop - The startling effects of emotional stimuli on brain and behavior, Oct. 19-20. 2019, Würzburg

Schulz, S. M. (11/7/2009). Mediatoren Sozialer Angst - Welche Rolle spielen negative Gedanken und sozial bedrohliche Umweltreize? Talk presented at the Pain and Fear Days, November 6.-7., Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg, Germany.

Hofmann, S. G., Smits, J., Schulz, S. M., Meuret, A., Simon, N. (2009). Sudden gains and session structure of group therapy for social anxiety disorder. Talk presented at the 39th Annual EABCT Congress, Sept. 16-19, Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Neumann, R., Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., Lozo, L. (2009, September) Automatische mimische Reaktionen auf subliminal präsentierte Emotionsausdrücke: Imitation oder Evaluation? Talk presented at the 12. Tagung der Fachgruppe Sozialpsychologie, Luxemburg.

Schulz, S. M., Murphy, J., Spira, J. L., Gevirtz, R., Heering, S., Muench, F., Alpers, G. W., Pauli, P., & Hofmann, S. G. (2009). Biofeedbacktraining respiratorischer Sinusarrhythmie zur Unterstützung kognitiver Verhaltenstherapie (CBT) bei generalisierter Angststörung. Poster presented at the 35. Arbeitstagung Psychophysiologie und Methodik, Leipzig.

Schulz, S. M., Murphy, J., Spira, J. L., Heering, S., Muench, F., Gevirtz, R., Alpers, G. W., Pauli, P., & Hofmann, S. G. (2009). Kognitive Verhaltenstherapie für generalisierter Angststörung wirkt unabhängig vom Entspannungstraining: PMR vs. Biofeedbackgestützte Atementspannung. Poster presented at the 27. Tagung für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie der Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs), Zürich.

Webb-Murphy, J., Spira, J., Gevirtz, R., Hofmann, S., Schulz, S. M. & Muench, F. (2009). Comparison of relaxation techniques for group cognitive behavioral therapy for generalized anxiety disorder. Poster session presented at the Annual meeting of the Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, Albuquerque, NM.

Schulz, S. M., & Alpers, G. W. (2009). Reaktionszeit als Momentaufnahme komplexer Prozesse... - sind kontinuierliche Maße überlegen? In A. B. Eder, K. Rothermund, S. R. Schweinberger, M. C. Steffens, H. Wiese (Eds.), Tagungsprogramm und Abstracts der 51. Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologinnen, (p. 44), Lengerich: Pabst.

Hofmann, S. G., Murphy, J., Spira, J. L., Schulz, S. M., Heering, S., & Muench, F. (2008, November). Augmentation of CBT for generalized anxiety disorder with biofeedback of cardiac vagal tone. In A. E. Meuret (Chair), Novel biobehavioral and technology-supported treatment approaches in anxiety disorders. Paper presented at the 42nd annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Orlando, FL.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers G. W., Gerlach A. L., Dahme B., & Ritz T., (2008), RsaToolbox - A Matlab toolbox for controlling individual effects of breathing frequency and volume on respiratory sinus arrhythmia. Psychophysiology, 45, S43.

Schulz, S. M., Gerdes B. M., Alpers, G. W. (2008). Positive Faces, Words, and Scenes facilitate approach. Poster presented at the XXIX International Congress of Psychology ICP 2008, Berlin.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2008), Social Anxiety and the Mediating Power of Negative Thought. Talk presented at the 34. DGPA Jahrestagung "Psychologie und Gehirn", Magdeburg

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2008). Mediators of Social Anxiety: Negative Self-Focused Cognition vs. Threat-Cue Vulnerability. Poster presented at the 2008 DGPA Spring School "Biopsychology of Emotions", Kloster Seeon.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2008). Social Anxiety and the Mediating Power of Negative Thought. In C. S. Hermann, & B. A. Sabel (Eds.), Tagungsband Psychologie und Gehirn 2008 - Magdeburg (p. 46), GCC, Calbe.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., Pauli, P. (2008). How the internet may bridge a supply gap for patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD). In P. Warschburger, W. Ihle, G. Esser, Seelisch gesund von Anfang an, Programm und Abstracts des 26. Symposiums der Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 52), 1. - 3. Mai 2008 in Potsdam.

Schulz, S. M., Baumeister, J., Alpers G. W., Crössmann., A., Neuser, H., Puppe, F., & Pauli, P. (2007). An internet-based intervention to reduce cardiac fear in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillator. German Journal of Psychiatry 11, S14.

Schulz, S. M., Baumeister, J., Crössmann., A., Alpers, G. W., Neuser, H., Puppe, F., & Pauli, P. (2007). www.icd-forum.de – Ein internetbasiertes Programm für Patienten mit implantiertem Cardioverter Defibrillator. In H. Eschenbeck, U. Heim-Dreger, & C. Kohlmann (Eds.), Gmünder Hochschulreihe Nr. 29 (p. 127), Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch Gmünd.

Schulz, S. M., & Alpers, G. W. (2007). EMGpeakfind - A MATLAB-toolbox for scoring startle eye-blink, and other EMG data. In E. Wascher, M. Falkenstein, G. Rinkenauer, & M. Grosjean (Eds.), Psychologie und Gehirn 2007

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Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2007). Negative Kognitionen als Mediator sozialer Angst. Poster presented at the 5. Workshopkongress für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 25. Symposium der Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs), Tübingen.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2007). Mediatoren subjektiver und physiologischer Komponenten von sozialer Angst in einer Bewertungssituation. In K. F. Wender, S. Mecklenbräuker, G. D. Rey, & T. Wehr (Eds.), Beiträge zur 49 Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen (p. 114), Lengerich: Pabst.

Conzelmann, A., Weyers, P., Mucha, R., Gerdes, A., Jacob C., Romanos M., Bähne C., Schulz, S. M., Lesch K.-P., Warnke A., Alpers G. W., Pauli, P. (2006). Emotionale Defizite bei ADHS: Startle-Reflex und subjektive Bewertungen bei affektiver Bildverarbeitung und deren Bezug zu genetischen Markern. In F. Lösel, D. Bender (Eds.), 45. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 56), Lengerich: Pabst.

Conzelmann, A., Weyers, P., Mucha, R., Jacob, C. P., Gerdes, A., Schulz, S. M., Bähne, C. G., Lesch, K.-P., Alpers, G. W., Pauli, P. (2006). Emotional deficits in ADHD as indicated by ratings and startle response modulation and its relation to genetic markers. In G. W. Alpers, H. Krebs, A. Mühlberger, P. Weyers & P. Pauli (Eds.), Wissenschaftliche Beiträge zum 24. Symposium der Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie (pp. 17). Lengerich: Pabst.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Hofmann, S. G. (2006). Schreckreflex-Modulation durch Soziale Ängstlichkeit. In F. Lösel, D. Bender (Eds.), 45. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 323), Lengerich: Pabst.

Schulz, S. M., Hofmann, S. G., & Alpers, G. W. (2006). Plötzliche Symptomreduktion (Sudden Gains) im Verlauf der Therapie Sozialer Phobie. In G. W. Alpers, H. Krebs, A. Mühlberger, P. Weyers & P. Pauli (Eds.), Wissenschaftliche Beiträge zum 24. Symposium der Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie (p. 191). Lengerich: Pabst.

Schulz, S. M., Gerdes, A., & Alpers, G. W. (2006). Emotionale Gesichter, Wörter und Szenen erleichtern unterschiedliche Komponenten valenzkompatibler motorischer Reaktionen. . In H. Hecht, S. Berti, G. Meinhardt & M. Gamer (Eds.), Beiträge zur 48. Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen (pp. 305). Lengerich: Pabst.

Walker, S., Stangier, U., Steffens, M. C., Hofmann, S. G., Schulz, S. M. (2006). Implicit self-evaluation during socially anxious and depressive mood: Are there specific dysfunctional differences? Poster presented at the 36th Congress of the EABCT, Paris.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., Hofmann, S. G. (2005), Cognitive augmenting of social anxiety vs. relaxation in anticipation of public speaking, Psychophysiology, 42, S114.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., Pauli, P. (2004). Facing emotional expressions with startle reflex, Psychophysiology, 41, S77.

Schulz, S. M., Alpers, G. W., & Pauli, P. (2004). Schreckreflex-Modulation durch emotionale Gesichtsausdrücke. In T. Rammsayer, S. Grabianowski & S. Troche (Eds.), 44. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie: 100 Jahre Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 312). Lengerich, Berlin: Pabst Science.

Neumann, R., Alpers, G. W., & Schulz, S. M. (2003). The latency of facial action differentiates the valence of processed information: Evidence that facial action is facilitated by evaluative processing. Journal of Psychophysiology, 17(3), 170.

Schulz, S. M., Neumann, R., & Alpers, G. W. (2003). Interoceptive skills affect automatic processing of motor valence information in appraisals of attractiveness. Journal of Psychophysiology, 17(3), 178.

Neumann, R., Alpers, G. W., Schulz, S. M., (2003). The latency of facial action differentiates the valence of processed information: evidence that facial action is facilitated by evaluative processing. Talk presented at the 29. Arbeitstagung "Psychophysiologische Methodik (APM)" 2003, Würzburg, Germany.