Background and activities
Patrick A. Vogel is professor of adult clinical psychology at the Department of Psychology. He is also certified specialist in clinical psychology by the Norwegian Psychological Association. He does research on mental health problems, especially on the development of innovative treatment methods based on Cognitve Behavior Therapy and Metacognitive Therapy. He has participated in several projects for the treatment of depressions, personality disorders, and anxiety disorders. He has led several projects in the treatment of OCD. Recently he has completed two studies where videoconferance technologi has been successfully employed in the treatment of OCD. He is now leading a study where clinical psychology graduate students apply Metacognitive Therapy methods to treat social phobia in adults. In addition he is co-leader of a longitudinal project that is studying what is important in developing therapeutic skills among our studients.
Scientific, academic and artistic work
A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2017) ACT-enhanced behavior therapy in group format for Trichotillomania: An effectiveness study. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders. vol. 12.
- (2017) The role of metacognitive beliefs about thoughts and rituals: a test of the metacognitive model of obsessive-compulsive disorder in a clinical sample. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders. vol. 13.
- (2017) A long-term follow-up of group behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder in a general outpatient clinic in Norway. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders.
- (2016) Metacognitions in obsessive-compulsive disorder: A psychometric study of the Metacognitions Questionnaire-30. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders. vol. 11.
- (2016) Therapist variability in the task/goal dimension of the early working alliance predicts outcome in exposure and response prevention treatment for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Clinical Neuropsychiatry. vol. 13 (6).
- (2016) Paroxetine, cognitive therapy or their combination in the treatment of social anxiety disorder with and without avoidant personality disorder: A randomized clinical trial. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics. vol. 85 (6).
- (2016) Metacognitive Therapy applications in Social Anxiety Disorder: An exploratory study of the individual and combined effects of the Attention Training Technique and Situational Attentional Refocusing. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology. vol. 7 (4).
- (2015) The role of self-image as a predictor of psychotherapy outcome. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. vol. 56 (1).
- (2015) Thought content and appraisals in cognitive behavior therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy. vol. 29 (2).
- (2015) Psychotic and schizotypal symptoms in non-psychotic patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder. BMC Psychiatry. vol. 15.
- (2015) Interpersonal style in obsessive compulsive disorder. The Cognitive Behaviour Therapist. vol. 8.
- (2014) Metacognition, responsibility, and perfectionism in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Cognitive Therapy and Research. vol. 39 (1).
- (2014) Er metakognitiv terapi en evidensbasert behandling?. Psykologisk tidsskrift. vol. 18 (2).
- (2014) A pilot randomized controlled trial of videoconference-assisted treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy. vol. 63.
- (2013) Metacognition in generalized anxiety disorder, social phobia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder and relationship with treatment outcome. Second International Conference of Metacognitive Therapy - Programme and Abstracts.
- (2013) The effects of attention training and situational attention refocusing on symptoms of social phobia. Second International Conference of Metacognitive Therapy - Programme and Abstracts.
- (2012) Videoconference- and cell phone-based cognitive-behavioral therapy of obsessive-compulsive disorder: A case series. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. vol. 26 (1).
- (2011) The relationship between resilience and levels of anxiety, depression, and obsessive–compulsive symptoms in adolescents. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. vol. 18 (4).
- (2011) The role of early maladaptive schemas in predicting exposure and response prevention outcome for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy. vol. 49 (11).
- (2010) Behavioural group therapy for obsessive–compulsive disorder in Norway. An open community-based trial. Behaviour Research and Therapy. vol. 48 (6).