Dr. Jan Christopher Cwik

Main research interests

Versorgungsforschung; Psychoonkologie; Clinical assessment and diagnostic accuracy, i.e., structured interviews, diagnostic biases, misdiagnosesTrauma-related disorders, i.e., Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder; Functional Neuroimaging and Psychophysiology

Vita

Ausbildung

2010 - present PhD student with Prof. Dr. G. Sartory, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany, PhD thesis: “Neural activation pattern in Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder“

2010 - 2013 Psychological Psychotherapist for Cognitive Behavioral Theapy, Mental Health Research and Treatment Center, Faculty of Psychology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

2005 - 2010 Diploma (magna cum laude), Bergische Universität Wuppertal, GermanyAdditional Qualifications

2015 – present Additional qualification for „Notfallpsychologie (BDP)“, Deutsche Psychologen Akademie, Berlin2015 – present Additional qualification for „(Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR))“, EMDRiA Deutschland, Hamburg

2014 – 2016 Additional qualification for trauma therapy („Spezielle Psychotraumatherapie (DeGPT)“, Akademie für angewandte Psychologie und Psychotherapie (APP), Köln, Germany

2011 - 2015 Additional qualification for Child and Youth Psychotherapy, Mental Health Research and Treatment Center, Faculty of Psychology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GermanyMain areas:- Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy- Educational psychologyProfessional Experience Zum Seitenanfang

2013 - 2017 Research Associate with Humbolt-Professor Dr. J. Margraf and Professor Dr. S. Schneider, Mental Health Research and Treatment Center, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

2013 - present Docent at the Faculty of Psychology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

2011 - 2014 Docent at Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany

2012 - 2013 Research assistant to Prof. Dr. S. Löber and Prof. Dr. A. Martin, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany

2011 - 2012 Scientific assistant to Prof. Dr. G. Sartory and PD Dr. K. Elsesser, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany

2010 - 2011 Psychotherapist in training, St. Vinzenz Hospital, Dinslaken, Germany

2008 - 2009 Teaching assistant for multivariate data analysis to Dr. G. Molz, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, GermanyAwards & Grants

2013 PhD Scholarship by the Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany

2016 - 2010 Scholarship by the Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit Peer reviewer activitiesBiological PsychiatryCognitive Therapy and ResearchISTSS Meeting ComteeJournal of Medical

 

Literatur

Peer Reviewed

    2016

  1. Cwik, J. C. & Teismann, T. (2016). Misclassification of self-directed violence. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. doi: 10.1002/cpp.2036
  2. Cwik, J. C., Sartory, G., Nuyken, M., Schürholt, B., & Seitz, R. J. (2016). Posterior and prefrontal contributions to the development of posttraumatic stress disorder symptom severity: an fMRI study of symptom provocation in acute stress disorder. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience. doi: 10.1007/s00406-016-0713-6
  3. 2014

  4. Cwik, J. C., Sartory, G., Schürholt, B., Knuppertz, H., & Seitz, R. J. (2014). Posterior midline activation during symptom provocation in acute stress disorder: An fMRI study. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 5:49. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2014.00049
  5. 2013

  6. Sartory, G., Röper, G., Pietrowsky, R., Cwik, J., & Zaudig, M. (2013). Symptomkategorien der Zwangsstörung - spezifisch oder generalisiert? Ein Vergleich zwischen der Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Skala (Y-BOCS) und dem Vacouver Obsessional Compulive Inventar (VOCI). Zeitschrift für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 42, 107-117.
  7. Sartory, G., Cwik, J., Knuppertz, H., Schürholt, B., Lebens, M., Seitz, R. J., & Schulze, R. (2013). In Search of the Trauma Memory: A Meta-Analysis of Functional Neuroimaging Studies of Symptom Provocation in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). PLoS ONE 8:e58150. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058150
  8. Diagnostik

  9. Cwik, J. C. & Woud, M. L. (2015). German version of the Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 (CAPS-5). Interview available from the Mental Health Research and Treatment Center Bochum at http://www.kli.psy.ruhr-uni-bochum.de or the National Center for PTSD at www.ptsd.va.gov.
  10. Buchkapitel

  11. Molz, G., Cwik, J. C., & Iskenius, M. (2009). The suggestive impact of cognitive illusions on interactive information exchange processes on terrorism. In A. T. Heatherton & V. A. Walcott (Eds.), Handbook of Social Interactions in the 21st Century (pp. 111-123). New York: Nova Science Publishers. Memberships Zum Seitenanfang Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs) Association for Psychological Science (APS) Bundesverband deutscher PsychologInnen (BDP) Psychotherapeutenkammer NRW