47th CONGRESS OF THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR BEHAVIOURAL AND COGNITIVE THERAPIES
13 - 16 SEPTEMBER 2017 / LJUBLJANA - SLOVENIA
Organized by Turkish Association Of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies

Viktoria Ritter

EDUCATION:

2005 Dipl.-Psych., Schiller University Jena
2012 Approbation (Licensed Cognitive-Behavioral Therapist)
2013 Doctorate Degree (Dr. phil. nat.) in Psychology, Goethe University Frankfurt

 

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:

Since 2013: Research Assistent at the Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Goethe University Frankfurt (DFG funded project: Face Perception in Body Dysmorphic Disorder)

2008-2012: Clinical Research Fellow at the Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Goethe University Frankfurt (2008-2011: BMBF funded project: The Social Phobia Research Network - SophoNet, since 2011: DFG funded project: Face Perception in Body Dysmorphic Disorder)

2007-2008: Clinical Research Fellow at the Department of Clinical Psychological Intervention, Schiller University Jena (BMBF funded project: The Social Phobia Research Network - SophoNet)

2006-2011: Honorary Position as Therapist at the Outpatient Unit of Schiller University Jena

2006-2008: Honorary Position as Therapist at the Department of Clinical Psychological Intervention, Schiller University Jena (DFG funded project: Combined Cognitive-Behavioral and Pharmacological Continuation and Maintenance Treatment of Recurrent Depression)

2006: Clinical Psychologist at the Clinic for Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, HELIOS Klinikum Erfurt

SELECTED PEER - REVIEWED PULICATIONS

  1. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2016). Seeing in the mind's eye: Imagery rescripting for patients with body dysmoprhic disorder. A single case series. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 50, 187-195.
  2. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2013). Kognitive Therapie bei Körperdysmorpher Störung. Zeitschrift für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 42, 192-200.
  3. Ritter, V., Leichsenring, F., Strauss, B. & Stangier, U. (2013). Changes in implicit and explicit self-esteem following cognitive and psychodynamic therapy in social anxiety disorder. Psychotherapy Research, 23, 547-558.
  4. Ritter, V., Ertel, C., Beil, K., Steffens, M.C. & Stangier, U. (2013). In the presence of social threat: Implicit and explicit self-esteem in social anxiety disorder. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 37, 1101-1109.
  5. Boehme, S., Ritter, V., Tefikow, S., Stangier, U., Strauss, B., Miltner, W. & Straube, T. (in press). Neural correlates of emotional interference in social anxiety disorder. PLoS ONE 10(6): e0128608. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0128608.
  6. Boehme, S., Ritter, V., Tefikow, S., Stangier, U., Strauss, B., Miltner, W. & Straube, T. (2014). Brain activation during anticipatory processing in social anxiety disorder. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 1413-1418.
  7. Leichsenring, F., Salzer, S., Beutel, M.E., Herpertz, S., Hiller, W., Hoyer, J., Hüsing, J., Joraschky, P., Nolting, B., Poehlmann, K., Ritter, V., Stangier, U., Strauss, B., Tefikow, S., Teisman, T., Willutzki, U., Wiltink, 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.
  8. Leichsenring, F., Salzer, S., Beutel, M.E., Herpertz, S., Hiller, W., Hoyer, J., Hüsing, J., Joraschky, P., Nolting, B., Poehlmann, K., Ritter, V., Stangier, U., Strauss, B., Stuhldreher, N., Tefikow, S., Teisman, T., Willutzki, U., Wiltink, J. & Leibing, E. (2013). Psychodynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy in social anxiety disorder: A multicenter randomized controlled trial. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 170, 759-767.

BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS

  1. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2013). Körperdysmorphe Störung. In A. Stirn, R. Stark, K. Tabbert, S. Wehrum & S. Oddo (Hrsg.). Körper, Sexualität und Neurobiologie. Grundlagen und Störungsbilder im interdisziplinären Fokus (S. 287-301). Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.
  2. Weck, F., Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2012). Variants of exposure in body dysmorphic disorder and hypochondriasis. In P. Neudeck & H.U. Wittchen (Eds.). Exposure Therapy - Rethinking the Model -Refining the Method (pp. 217-244). New York: Springer.
  3. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2010). Wenn das Spiegelbild zur Qual wird. Ein Ratgeber zur Körperdysmorphen Störung. Göttingen: Hogrefe.
  4. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2009). Körperdysmorphe Störung. In V. Niemeier, Stangier, U. & Gieler, U. (Hrsg.). Hauterkrankungen - Ergebnisse psychologischer Forschung und Anwendungsperspektiven. Göttingen: Hogrefe.

SELECTED WORKSHOPS AND PRESENTATIONS

  1. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2015). Seeing in the mind's eye: Imagery rescripting for patients with body dysmorphic disorder. A single case series. Paper presented at the 45th Congress of the European Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Therapies, Jerusalem, Israel.
  2. Stangier, U. & Ritter, V. (2015). Cognitive therapy for body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop at the 45th Congress of the European Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Therapies, Jerusalem, Israel.
  3. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2015). Mirror images, internal images, modifications: Cognitive Therapy for body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop at the 9th Workshop Congress of the DGPs Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Dresden, Germany.
  4. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2015). Changes in intrusive images and memories: Imagery rescripting for patients with body dysmorphic disorder. Paper presented at the 33th Symposia of the DGPs Fachgruppe für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Dresden, Germany.
  5. Ritter, V. (2014). Cognitive therapy for body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop at the Congress of the DGVT, Krefeld, Germany.
  6. Ritter, V., Kaufmann, J.M., Schweinberger, S., & Stangier, U. (2014). Adaptation to unfamiliar faces in patients with body dysmorphic disorder. Paper presented at the 32th Symposia of the DGPs Fachgruppe für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Braunschweig, Germany.
  7. Ritter, V., Kaufmann, J.M., Schweinberger, S., & Stangier, U. (2013). Face adaptation in patients with body dysmorphic disorder. Paper presented at the 8th Congress of the DGPs Fachgruppe für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Trier, Germany.
  8. Ritter, V. (2013). Cognitive therapy for body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop presented at the 19th Workshop Congress of the DGVT, Tübingen, Germany.
  9. Ritter, V. (2012). Mirror, mirror on the wall: Aetiology, assessment and treatment of body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop at the 19th Erfurter Psychotherapiewoche, Gesellschaft für Psychotherapie und psychotherapeutische Ausbildungsforschung, Germany.
  10. Ritter, V. (2011). Cognitive-behavioral therapy for body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop at the 18th Erfurter Psychotherapiewoche, Gesellschaft für Psychotherapie und psychotherapeutische Ausbildungsforschung, Germany.
  11. Ritter, V. (2011). Body dysmorphic disorder: 120 years after Morselli. Lecture series at the 18th Erfurter Psychotherapiewoche, Gesellschaft für Psychotherapie und psychotherapeutische Ausbildungsforschung, Germany.
  12. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2011). Assessment and treatment of body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop at the 7th Workshop congress of the DGPs Fachgruppe für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Berlin, Germany.
  13. Ritter, V., Ertel, C., Hiller, T. & Stangier, U. (2009). Implicit self-esteem in social anxiety. Paper presented at the 39th Congress of European Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Therapies, Dubrovnik, Croatia.
  14. Ritter, V. & Stangier, U. (2008). Treatment studies in body dysmorphic disorder - a critical review. Paper presented at the 26th Symposia of the Fachgruppe Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie, Potsdam, Germany.
  15. Ritter, V. (2007). Skin deseases and body dysmorphic disorder. Workshop for the training of the healthcare personnel, Health Department, Bozen, Italy.
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