Dr. Leonie Ascone - Indonesian Psychological Healthcare Center


Dr. Leonie Ascone

Psychologist and Researcher

  1. Ascone, L., Garcia Forlim, C., Gallinat, J., & Kühn, S. (2022). Effects of a multi-strain probiotic on hippocampal structure and function, cognition, and emotional well-being in healthy individuals: a double-blind randomised-controlled trial. Psychological Medicine, 1-11. doi: 10.1017/s0033291722000988
  2. Kugler, D., Ascone, L., Pohlmann, K., Weichenberger, M., & Kuehn, S. (2022). Construct Validation of a German Version of the Word Completion Task for Aggression. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/3dh5r
  3. Olotu, C., Ascone, L., Wiede, J., Manthey, J., Kuehn, S., Scherwath, A., & Kiefmann, R. (2022). The effect of delirium preventive measures on the occurrence of postoperative cognitive dysfunction in older adults undergoing cardiovascular surgery. The DelPOCD randomised controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 78, 110686. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2022.110686
  4. Skøt, L., Mejldal, A., Guala, M., Støving, R., Ascone, L., & Stenager, E. et al. (2022). Eating disorders and subsequent risk of substance use disorders involving illicit drugs: a Danish nationwide register-based cohort study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 57(4), 695-708. doi: 10.1007/s00127-021-02201-x
  5. Stobbe, E., Sundermann, J., Ascone, L., & Kühn, S. (2022). Birdsongs alleviate anxiety and paranoia in healthy participants. doi: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-1637809/v1
  6. Wirtz, J., Ascone, L., Mellentin, A., Kugler, D., Bremer, T., & Schadow, F. et al. (2022). Transferring the Approach Avoidance Task into Virtual Reality: A Study in Patients with Alcohol Use Disorder vs. Healthy Controls. doi: 10.31234/osf.io/fkcxd
  7. Wirtz, J., Moritz, S., Gehlenborg, J., Ascone, L., & Kühn, S. (2022). Is less more? Dismantling imaginal retraining and examining the effects of psychoeducation and embodied cognition on craving and alcohol consumption in problem drinkers. A randomized controlled trial. doi: 10.31234/osf.io/xwudv
  8. Ascone, L., Kling, C., Wieczorek, J., Koch, C., & Kühn, S. (2021). A longitudinal, randomized experimental pilot study to investigate the effects of airborne ultrasound on human mental health, cognition, and brain structure. Scientific Reports, 11(1). doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-83527-z
  9. Mellentin, A., Skøt, L., Guala, M., Støving, R., Ascone, L., Stenager, E., & Mejldal, A. (2021). Does receiving an eating disorder diagnosis increase the risk of a subsequent alcohol use disorder? A Danish nationwide register‐based cohort study. Addiction, 117(2), 354-367. doi: 10.1111/add.15639
  10. Wirtz, J., Ascone, L., Gehlenborg, J., Moritz, S., & Kühn, S. (2021). A dismantling study on imaginal retraining in overweight or obese women. Translational Psychiatry, 11(1). doi: 10.1038/s41398-021-01595-1
  11.  Ascone, L., Ney, K., Mostajeran, F., Steinicke, F., Moritz, S., Gallinat, J., & Kühn, S. (2020). Virtual Reality for Individuals with Occasional Paranoid Thoughts. Extended Abstracts of The 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. doi: 10.1145/3334480.3382918
  12. Moritz, S., Göritz, A., Kraj, M., Gehlenborg, J., Hottenrott, B., & Tonn, P. et al. (2020). Imaginal Retraining Reduces Cigarette Smoking: A Randomized Controlled Study. European Addiction Research, 26(6), 355-364. doi: 10.1159/000509823
  13. Mellentin, A., Nielsen, A., Ascone, L., Wirtz, J., Samochowiec, J., & Kucharska-Mazur, J. et al. (2020). A randomized controlled trial of a virtual reality based, approach-avoidance training program for alcohol use disorder: a study protocol. BMC Psychiatry, 20(1). doi: 10.1186/s12888-020-02739-1
  14. Ascone, L., Uppenkamp, S., Behler, O., Lineton, B., Burke, E., Koch, C., Kühn, S., & Geršak, G. (2019). Deductive development and validation of a questionnaire to assess sensitivity to very low and very high frequency sounds: SISUS-Q (Sensitivity to Infra-Sound and Ultra-Sound Questionnaire). Noise & Health, 21(101), 173–182. https://doi.org/10.4103/nah.NAH_46_19
  15. Ascone, L., Schlier, B., Sundag, J., & Lincoln, T. (2019). Pathways from insecure attachment dimensions to paranoia: The mediating role of hyperactivating emotion regulation versus blaming others. Psychology and Psychotherapy,  93(1), 72-87. doi: 10.1111/papt.12208
  16. Scheunemann, J., Schlier, B., Ascone, L., & Lincoln, T. (2018). The link between self‐compassion and psychotic‐like experiences: A matter of distress? Psychology and Psychotherapy, 92(4), 523-538. doi: 10.1111/papt.12193
  17. Sundag, J., Zens, C., Ascone, L., Thome, S., & Lincoln, T. (2018). Are Schemas Passed on? A Study on the Association Between Early Maladaptive Schemas in Parents and Their Offspring and the Putative Translating Mechanisms. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 46(6), 738-753. doi: 10.1017/s1352465818000073
  18. Ascone, L., Jaya, E., & Lincoln, T. (2017). The effect of unfavourable and favourable social comparisons on paranoid ideation: An experimental study. Journal Of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 56, 97-105. doi: 10.1016/j.jbtep.2016.08.002
  19. Hillmann, T., Ascone, L., Kempkensteffen, J., & Lincoln, T. (2017). Scanning to conclusions? Visual attention to neutral faces under stress in individuals with and without subclinical paranoia. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 56, 137-143. doi: 10.1016/j.jbtep.2016.08.013
  20. Jaya, E., Ascone, L., & Lincoln, T. (2017). A longitudinal mediation analysis of the effect of negative-self-schemas on positive symptoms via negative affect. Psychological Medicine, 48(8), 1299-1307. doi: 10.1017/s003329171700277x
  21. Sundag, J., Ascone, L., & Lincoln, T. (2017). The predictive value of early maladaptive schemas in paranoid responses to social stress. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 25(1), 65-75. doi: 10.1002/cpp.2128
  22. Ascone, L., Sundag, J., Schlier, B., & Lincoln, T. (2016). Feasibility and Effects of a Brief Compassion-Focused Imagery Intervention in Psychotic Patients with Paranoid Ideation: A Randomized Experimental Pilot Study. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 24(2), 348-358. doi: 10.1002/cpp.2003
  23. Jaya, E., Ascone, L., & Lincoln, T. (2016). Social Adversity and Psychosis: The Mediating Role of Cognitive Vulnerability. Schizophrenia Bulletin, sbw104. doi: 10.1093/schbul/sbw104
  24. Sundag, J., Ascone, L., de Matos Marques, A., Moritz, S., & Lincoln, T. (2016). Elucidating the role of Early Maladaptive Schemas for psychotic symptomatology. Psychiatry Research, 238, 53-59. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2016.02.008
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