Researchers

  • Female

Drs. M.J. Nijdam

Position: PhD student
Main activities: Patient care, Research
Specialisation: Psychotherapy for posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety disorders
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Focus of research:

Treatment efficacy research, randomized controlled trials, neuropsychology of PTSD

AMC themes: Neurological & Psychiatric Disorders
Departments: Psychiatry: Adult Psychiatry
Haugen PT, McCrillis AM, Smid GE, Nijdam MJ, Mental health stigma and barriers to mental health care for first responders: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J PSYCHIATR RES 2017;94:218-229 [PubMed]
Nijdam MJ, Olff M, Erasing memory traces of trauma with eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy. EUR J PSYCHOTRAUMATO 2016;7:32545 [PubMed]
Gersons BPR, Meewisse ML, Nijdam MJ. Brief Eclectic Psychotherapy for PTSD in: Schnyder U, Cloitre M, editors. Evidence Based Treatments for Trauma-Related Psychological Disorders : A Practical Guide for Clinicians. New York: Springer; 2015., p. 255-276
Nijdam MJ, de Vries GJ, Gersons BPR, Olff M, Response to psychotherapy for posttraumatic stress disorder: the role of pretreatment verbal memory performance. J CLIN PSYCHIAT 2015;76 (8):e1023-e1028 [PubMed]
Nijdam MJ, van Amsterdam JGC, Gersons BPR, Olff M, Dexamethasone-suppressed cortisol awakening response predicts treatment outcome in posttraumatic stress disorder. J AFFECT DISORDERS 2015;184:205-208 [PubMed]
Nijdam MJ, Wittmann L. Psychological and Social Theories of PTSD in: Schnyder U, Cloitre M, editors. Evidence Based Treatments for Trauma-Related Psychological Disorders : A Practical Guide for Clinicians. New York: Springer; 2015., p. 41-61
de Boer M, Nijdam MJ, Hofman WF, Olff M, Talamini LM, Effects of emotional experience on sleep depend on circadian phase. EUR J PSYCHOTRAUMATO 2013;4:-
Nijdam MJ. Memory traces of trrauma: neurocognitive aspects of and therapeutic approaches for posttraumatic stress disorder. s.l.: s.n.; 2013. 202p. ISBN 9789088916687 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Olff M, Gersons BPR; copromotor(s): )
Nijdam MJ, Baas MAM, Olff M, Gersons BPR, Hotspots in trauma memories and their relationship to successful trauma-focused psychotherapy: a pilot study. J TRAUMA STRESS 2013;26 (1):38-44 [PubMed]
Nijdam MJ, Gersons BPR, Olff M, The role of major depression in neurocognitive functioning in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder. EUR J PSYCHOTRAUMATO 2013;4:19979 [PubMed]
Nijdam MJ, van der Pol MM, Dekens RE, Olff M, Denys D, Treatment of sexual trauma dissolves contamination fear: case report. EUR J PSYCHOTRAUMATO 2013;4:19157 [PubMed]
Gersons BPR, Nijdam MJ, Meewisse ML. Beknopte Eclectische Psychotherapie voor PTSS (BEPP) in: Vermetten E, Kleber RJ, van der Hart O, editors. Handboek Posttraumatische Stressstoornissen. Utrecht: De Tijdstroom; 2012., p. -
Nijdam MJ, Psychotherapie voor posttraumatische stressstoornis: directe vergelijking van twee behandelingen. TIJDSCHR PSYCHIATR 2012;54 (4):393-394
Nijdam MJ, Gersons BPR, Reitsma JB, de Jongh A, Olff M, Brief eclectic psychotherapy v. eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder: randomised controlled trial. BRIT J PSYCHIAT 2012;200 (3):224-231 [PubMed]
Nijdam MJ, Gersons BPR, Olff M, Dutch politicians' coping with terrorist threat. BRIT J PSYCHIAT 2010;197 (4):328-329 [PubMed]
Pool G, Nijdam MJ, Oostingh ME. Posttraumatic growth in the Netherlands in: Weiss T, Berger R, editors. Posttraumatic Growth and Culturally Competent Practice: Lessons learned from around the globe. Hoboken, New Jersey: Wiley & Sons; 2010., p. 85-96
Meewisse ML, Nijdam MJ, de Vries GJ, Gersons BPR, Kleber RJ, van der Velden PG, Roskam AJ, Christiaanse B, Drogendijk AN, Olff M, Disaster-related posttraumatic stress symptoms and sustained attention: Evaluation of depressive symptomatology and sleep disturbances as mediators. J TRAUMA STRESS 2005;18 (4):299-302 [PubMed]
Key publications

Nijdam MJ, Gersons BPR, Olff M, Dutch politicians' coping with terrorist threat. BRIT J PSYCHIAT 2010;197 (4):328-329 [PubMed]
Meewisse ML, Nijdam MJ, de Vries GJ, Gersons BPR, Kleber RJ, van der Velden PG, Roskam AJ, Christiaanse B, Drogendijk AN, Olff M, Disaster-related posttraumatic stress symptoms and sustained attention: Evaluation of depressive symptomatology and sleep disturbances as mediators. J TRAUMA STRESS 2005;18 (4):299-302 [PubMed]


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