Publications in International Peer-reviewed journals

2020

 

83. Lannoy, S., Chatard, A., Selimbegovic, L., Tello, N., Van der Linden, M., Heeren, A., & Billieux, J. (2020). Too good to be cautious: High implicit self-esteem predicts self-reported dangerous mobile phone use. Computers in Human Behavior, 103, 208-213. [PDF]

82. Bernstein, E.E., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2019). A network approach to understanding the emotion regulation benefits of aerobic exercise. Cognitive Therapy and Research, In press. [PDF]

 

2019

81.  Heeren, A.. Hoebeke, Y., & Cousement, C. (2019). Unfolding the complex dynamic interplay between attentional processes and anxiety: A commentary on Ghassemzadeh, Rothbart, and Posner. Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology, 32, 63-66. [PDF]

 

80. Bernstein, E.E., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2019). Reexamining trait rumination as a system of repetitive negative thoughts: A network analysis.  Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 63, 21-27.  [PDF]

 

79. Woud, M. L., Heeren, A., Shkreli, L., Meyer, T., Egeri, L., Cwik, J. C., Zlomuzica, A., Kessler, H., & Margraf, J. (2019). Investigating the effect of proactive interference control training on intrusive memories. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 10, 1611092.  [PDF]
 

78. Kraft, B., Jonassen, R., Heeren, A., Harmer, C., Stiles, T., Landrø, N.I. (2019). Attention bias modification in remitted depression is associated with increased interest and leads to reduced adverse impact of anxiety symptoms and negative cognition. Clinical Psychological Science, 7, 530-544.  [PDF] [Suppl

 

77.  Lannoy, S., Heeren, A., Dormal, V., Billieux, J., & Maurage, P. (2019). Is there room for attentional impairments in binge drinking? A commentary on Carbia et al. (2018). Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 98, 58-60. [PDF]

 

76.  Aalbers, G.,  McNally, R.J., Heeren, A., de Wit, S., & Fried, E. I. (2019). Social Media and Depression Symptoms:  A Network Perspective. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 148, 8, 1454-1462.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xge0000528  [PDF] [OSF]

 

75. Flaudias, V., Heeren, A., Brousse, G., & Maurage, P. (2019). Towards a triadic approach to craving in addictive disorders: The metacognitive hub

model. Harvard Review of Psychiatry, 27, 326-331. [PDF]

 

74. Bravo, M.C., Lecomte, T., Corbière, M., Heeren, A. (2019). Psychometric properties of the French version of the Social Anxiety Questionnaire for Adults. International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy, 1, 101-110. [LINK] [Scale]

 

73.  Coussement, C., Maurage, P, Billieux, J., & Heeren, A. (2019).  Does change in attention control mediate the impact of tDCS on attentional bias for threat? Limited evidence from a double-blind sham-controlled experiment in an unselected sample. Psychologica Belgica, 59, 16-32. [PDF]

 

72. Krings, A., Wagener, A., Heeren, A., & Blairy, S. (2019). Etude préliminaire de l'effet de l'activation comportemental sur les biais attentionnels envers l'information émotionnelle à valence positive et négative. Annales Médico-psychologiques, In press. [PDF]

 

71. Kotsou, I., Mickolajcazak, M., Heeren, A., Grégoire, J., & Leys, C. (2019). Improving emotional intelligence: A systematic review of existing work and future challenges. Emotion Review, 11, 151-165.  [PDF]

 

70. Rochat, L., Maurage, P.,   Heeren, A.,  & Billieux, J.  (2018). Let's open the "Decision-Making" umbrella:  A framework for conceptualizing and assessing features of impaired decision making in addiction.  Neuropsychology Review, 29, 27-51  [PDF]

 

2018

 

69. Heeren, A.,  Bernstein, E.E., & McNally, R.J. (2018). Deconstructing trait anxiety: A network perspective. Anxiety, Stress, & Coping, 31, 262-276.    [PDF]  [Suppl]

 

68. Heeren, A. (2018). Commentary: The impact of digital technology on psychological treatments and their dissemination. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1571. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2018.01571  [PDF]

 

67.  Heeren, A. & McNally (2018). Correction to: Social anxiety disorder as a densely interconnected network of fear and avoidance for social situations. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 42(6), 878-879.  doi:10.1007/s10608-018-9952-3.   [PDF]  [R code]

 

66. Heeren, A.,  Jones, P. J., & McNally, R.J. (2018). Mapping network connectivity among symptoms of social anxiety and comorbid depression in people with social anxiety disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 228, 75-82    [PDF] [Suppl]

 

65. Dormal, V., Heeren, A. Pesenti, M., & Maurage, P. (2018). Time perception is not for the faint-hearted? Physiological arousal does not influence duration categorization. Cognitive Processing, 19, 399-409.  [PDF]

 

64. Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2018). Social anxiety disorder as a densely interconnected network of fear and avoidance for social situations. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 42, 103-113.   [PDF [Suppl ]

 

2017

 

63. Bernstein, E.E., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2017). Unpacking rumination and executive control: A network perspective. Clinical Psychological Science, 5, 816-826.  [PDF]

 

62. McNally, R.J., Heeren, A., & Robinaugh, D.J. (2017). A Bayesian network analysis of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in adults reporting childhood sexual abuse. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, Vol 8, Sup 3.   [PDF]  [Suppl]

 

61. Jones, P., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2017). Commentary: A network theory of mental disorders. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 1305 doi:10.3389/fpsyg/2017.01305  [PDF] [OSF

 

60. Heeren, A., Dricot, L., Billieux, J., Philippot, P., Grynberg, D., de Timary, P., & Maurage, P. (2017). Correlates of social exclusion in social anxiety disorder: An fMRI study. Scientific Reports — Nature, 7, 260.  [PDF]

 

59. Heeren, A., Billieux, J., Philippot, P., de Raedt, R., Baeken, C., de Timary, P., Maurage, P., & Vanderhasselt, M.-A. (2017). Impact of transcranial direct current stimulation on attentional bias for threat: A proof-of-concept study among individuals with social anxiety disorder. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 21, 251-260.     [PDF  [Suppl]

 

58. Kardefelt-Winther, D., Heeren, A., Schimmenti, A., Van Rooij, T., Maurage, P., Carras, M, Edman, J., Blaszczynski, A., Khazaal, Y., & Billieux, B.  (2017). How can we conceptualize behavioral addiction without pathologizing common behaviors? Addiction, 112, 1709-1715.  [PDF]

 

57. Billieux, J., van Rooij, A., Heeren, A., Schimmenti, A., Maurage, P., Edman, J., Blaszczynski, A., Khazaal, Y., & Kardefelt-Winther, D. (2017). Behavioral addiction open definition 2.0. — How open science frameworks are useful for collaborative and transparent theoretical development. Addiction, 112, 1723-1724. [PDF]

 

56. Billieux, J., Blaszczynski, A., Carras, M., Edman, J.,  Heeren, A., Kardefelt-Winther, D., ..., Van Rooij, A. J. (2017). Behavioral Addiction: Open definition development. Open Science Framework. http://doi.org/10.17605/OSF.IO/Q2VVA  [OSF]

 

55. Maurage, P., Heeren, A., Lahaye, M., Jeanjean, A., Guettat, L., Verellen-Dumoulin, C., & Halkin, S., Billieux, J., & Constant, E. (2017). Attentional impairments in Hungtinton's disease: A specific deficit for the executive conflict. Neuropsychology, 31, 424-436.    [PDF     [Suppl]

 

54. Lannoy, S., Heeren, A., Moyaerts, N., Bruneau, N., Evrard, S., Billieux, J., & Maurage, P. (2017). Differential attentional impairments across attentional networks in binge drinking. Psychopharmacology, 234, 1054-1068. [PDF]

 

53. Krings, A. Blairy, S., Fontaine, P., Vandriette, Y.-M., & Heeren, A. (2017). Biais attentions et symptômes dépressifs: Quels sont leurs liens et leur association avec d'autres processus psychologiques? Résultats préliminaires. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 22, 3, 15-21.  [PDF]

 

52. Dethier, V., Heeren, A., Bouvard, M.,  Baeyens, C., & Philippot, P. (2017). Embracing the structure of metacognitive beliefs: Validation of the French short version of the Metacognitions Questionnaire. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 10, 219-233. [PDF]

 

2016

 

51. Heeren, A. & McNally, R.J. (2016). An integrative network approach to social anxiety disorder: The complex dynamic interplay among attentional bias for threat, attentional control, and symptoms. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 42, 95-104.  [PDF]

 

50. Heeren, A. & McNally, R.J. (2016). A  call for complexity in the study of social anxiety disorder. [Commentary on The aetiology and maintenance of social anxiety disorder: A synthesis of complementary theoretical models and formulation of a new integrated model]. Frontiers in Psychology: 7:1963. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01963.  [PDF]

 

49. Heeren, A., Coussement, C., & McNally, R.J. (2016). Untangling attention bias modification from emotion: A double-blind randomized experiment among individuals with social anxiety disorder. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 50, 61-67.  [PDF]

 

48. Grynberg, D., de Timary, P., Philippot, P., D’Hondt, F., Briane, Y., Devynck, F., Douilliez, C., Billieux, J., Heeren, A., & Maurage, P. (2016). Abstract and concrete repetitive thinking modes in alcohol-dependence. Journal of Addictive Diseases, 35, 4. [PDF]

 

47. Maurage, P., Lahaye, M., Grynberg, D., Jeanjean, A., Guettat, L., Verellen-Dumoulin, C., Halkin, S., Heeren, A., Billieux, J., & Constant, E. (2016). Dissociation between emotional and cognitive empathy in pre-clinical and clinical Huntington’s disease. Psychiatry Research, 237, 103-108. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2016.01.070   [PDF]

 

46Heeren, A., Coussement, C., & Colon, E. (2016). Stimulation transcrânienne à courant continu: Perspectives nouvelles d’interventions en psychiatrie [Invited Communication]. Médecines/Sciences, 32, 752-757. [PDF]

 

2015
 

45. Heeren, A., Mogoaşe, C., Philippot, P., & McNally, R.J. (2015). Attention bias modification for social anxiety: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical Psychology Review, 40, 76-90.    [PDF

44. Heeren, A., Mogoaşe, C., McNally, R. J., Schmitz, A., & Philippot, P. (2015). Does attention bias modification improve attentional control? A double-blind randomized experiment with individuals with social anxiety disorder. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 29, 1, 35-42.  [PDF]

 

43. Heeren, A., Philippot, P., & Koster, E. H. W. (2015). Impact of the Temporal Stability of Preexistent Attentional Bias for Threat on its Alteration through Attention Bias Modification. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 49, 69-75.  [PDF]

 

42. Billieux, J., Schimmenti, A., & Khazaal, Y., Maurage, P., & Heeren, A. (2015). Are we overpathologizing everyday life? A tenable blueprint for behavioral addiction research. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 4, 3, 119-123.  [PDF]

41. Heeren, A., Billieux, J., Philippot, P., & Maurage, P. (2015). Looking under the hood of executive function impairments in psychopathology: A commentary on “Advancing understanding of executive function impairments and psychopathology: bridging the gap between clinical and cognitive approaches”. Frontiers in Psychology, 6: 1170. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01170.  [PDF]

40. Coussement, C. & Heeren, A. (2015). Vers une architecture cognitive du maintien du biais attentionnel envers la menace dans l'anxiété: Une approche par comparaison de modèles. L’ Année Psychologique/Topics in Cognitive Psychology, 115, 4, 665-690.  [PDF]

 

39. Heeren, A., Busana, C., Coussement, C., & Philippot, P. (2015). Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for trichotillomania: A Bayesian case-control study. Psychologica Belgica, 55, 3, 118-133.  [PDF]

 

38. Adam*, F., Heeren, A., de Sutter, P., & Day, J. (2015). Development of a sex-related Five Facets Mindfulness Questionnaire: Preliminary validation and relationship with sex-related distress among a community sample of French-speaking women. Journal of Sex Research, 52, 6, 617-626. (*denotes equal contribution and shared first authorship). [PDF]

 

37. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., & Philippot, P. (2015). Revisiting attentional processing of non-emotional cues in social anxiety: A specific impairment for the orienting network of attention. Psychiatry Research, 228, 1, 136-142.  [PDF]

 

36. Heeren, A., Deplus, S., Peschard, V., Nef, F., Kotsou, I., Dierickx, C., Mondillon, L., Robinaugh, D., & Philippot, P. (2015). Does change in self-reported mindfulness mediate the clinical benefits of mindfulness training? A controlled study using the French translation of the Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire. Mindfulness, 6, 553-559.   [PDF]

 

35. Heeren, A., Baeken, C., Vanderhasselt, M.-A., Philippot, P., & De Raedt, R. (2015). Impact of anodal and cathodal transcranial direct current stimulation over the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex during attention bias modification: an eye-tracking study. PLOS ONE, 10(4): e0124182. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0124182.  [PDF]

 

34. Araneda, R., De Volder, A. G., Deggouj, N., Philippot, P., Heeren, A., Lacroix, E., Decat, M., Rombaux, P., & Renier, L. (2015). Altered top-down cognitive control and auditory processing in tinnitus: Evidences from auditory and visual spatial Stroop. Restorative Neurology & Neuroscience, 33, 67-80.  [PDF]

2014

 

33. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., Perrot, H., De Volder, A. G., Renier, L., Araneda, R., Lacroix, E., Decat, M., Deggouj, N., & Philippot, P. (2014). Tinnitus specifically alters the top-down executive sub-component of attention: Evidence from the Attention Network Task. Behavioural Brain Research, 269, 147-154.  [PDF]

32. Lannoy, S., Heeren, A., Rochat, L., Rossignol, M., Van der Linden, M., & Billieux, J. (2014). Is there an all-embracing construct of emotional reactivity? Adaptation and validation of the Emotion Reactivity Scale among a French-speaking community sample. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 55, 8, 1960-1967. [PDF]

31. Heeren, A. (2014). Same old song or new road map? Annals of Depression and Anxiety, 1, 1-2. 

 

30. Heeren, A., Wong, Q.J.J., Ceschi, G., Moulds, M. L., & Philippot, P. (2014). Probing the structural validity of the Self-Beliefs in Social Anxiety Scale (SBSA): Adaptation and validation in a French-speaking community sample. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 46, 506-513.  [PDF]

 

29. Dethier, V., Heeren, A., Galanti, L., Philippot, P., & Billieux, J. (2014). Probing smoking craving with a multidimensional approach: Validation of the 12-Item French-language version of the Questionnaire on Smoking Urges. Neuropsychiatric Diseases and Treatment, 10, 1459-1468. [PDF]

 

28. Maurage, P., de Timary, P., Billieux, J., Collignon, M., & Heeren, A. (2014). Attentional alterations in alcohol-dependence are underpinned by specific executive control deficits. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38,7, 20105-12. [PDF]

 

27. Heeren, A., Lange, W.-G., Philippot, P., & Wong Q. J. J. (2014). Biased cognitions and social anxiety: Building a global framework for integrating cognitive, behavioral, and neural processes. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8: 538.  [PDF] [Download the full special issue]

26. Doi, H., Heeren, A., & Maurage, P. (2014). Scientific activity is a better predictor of Nobel award chances than dietary habits and economic factors. PLoS ONE, 9(3): e92612.  [PDF]

 

25. Douilliez, C., Heeren, A., Lefèvre, N., Watkins, E., Barnard, P., & Philippot, P. (2014). Validation de la version française d’un questionnaire évaluant les pensées répétitives constructives et non constructives. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 46, 2, 185-192.  [PDF]

 

24. Schmits, E., Heeren, A., & Quertemont, E. (2014). The self-report version of the LSAS-CA: Psychometric properties of the French version in a non-clinical adolescent sample. Psychologica Belgica, 54, 2, 191-198. [PDF]

2013

23. Heeren, A., De Raedt, R., Koster, E.H.W., & Philippot P. (2013). The (neuro)cognitive mechanisms behind attention bias modification in anxiety: Proposals based on theoretical accounts of attentional bias. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7: 119.  [PDF]

 

22. Maurage, P., Joassin, F., Pesenti, M., Grandin, C., Heeren, A., Philippot, P., & de Timary, P. (2013). The neural network sustaining crossmodal integration is impaired in alcohol-dependence: An fMRI study. Cortex, 49, 1610-1626. [PDF]

 

21. Maurage, P., Heeren, A., & Pesenti, M. (2013). Does chocolate consumption really boost Nobel award chances? The peril of over-interpreting correlations in nutrition and health studies. The Journal of Nutrition, 143, 931-933. [PDF]

 

20. Delespaux, E., Ryckebosch-Dayez, A.-S., Heeren, A., & Zech, E. (2013). Attachment and severity of Grief: The mediating role of negative appraisal and inflexible coping. Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, 67, 269-289.  [PDF]

 

19. Heeren, A., Ceschi, G., Valentiner, D. P., Dethier, V., & Philippot, P. (2013). Assessing public speaking fear with the short-form of the Personal Report of Confidence as a Speaker scale: Confirmatory factor analyses among a French-speaking community sample. Neuropsychiatric Diseases and Treatment, 9, 609-618. [PDF]

18. Deleuze, J., Heeren, A., Billieux, J., de Timary, P., Philippot, P., Maurage, P. (2013). Implication des biais d'attention sélective dans l'alcoolo-dépendance : Une revue conceptuelle et empirique. Alcoologie & Addictologie, 35, 127-135.  [PDF]

17. Eeckhout, C., Francaux, M.,Heeren, A.,& Philippot, P. (2013). Assessment of decisional balance for regular physical exercise: Adaptation and validation of the Decisional Balance Scale for Exercise among a French sample. European Review of Applied Psychology, 63, 185-191. [PDF]

 

16. Maurage, P., de Timary, P., Moulds, M. L., Wong, Q. J. J., Collignon, M., Philippot, P., & Heeren, A., (2013). Maladaptive social self-beliefs in alcohol-dependence: A specific bias towards excessive high standards. PLoS ONE, 8, (3), e58928.  [PDF]

 

15. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., & Philippot, P. (2013). A Bayesian case-controls exploration of the malleability of attentional bias for threat in social phobia. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 6, 24-39. [PDF]

2012

14. Heeren, A., Peschard, V., & Philippot, P. (2012). The causal role of attentional bias to threat cues in social anxiety: A test on a cyber-ostracism task. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 36, 512-521.  [PDF]

 

13. Rossignol, M., Campanella, S., Maurage, P., Heeren, A., Falbo, L., & Philippot, P. (2012). Enhanced perceptual responses during visual processing of facial stimuli in young socially anxious individuals. Neuroscience Letters, 526, 68-73.  [PDF]

 

12. Maurage, P., Joassin, F., Philippot, P., Heeren, A., Vermeulen, N., Mahau, P., Delperdange, C., Corneille, O., Luminet, O., & de Timary, P. (2012). Disrupted regulation of social exclusion in alcohol-dependence: An fMRI study. Neuropsychopharmacology, 37, 2067-2075.  [PDF]

 

11. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., Rossignol, M., Vanhaelen, M., Peschard, V., Eeckhout, C., & Philippot, P. (2012). The self-report version of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale: Psychometric properties of the French version. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 44, 99-107. [PDF]

 

10. Heeren, A., Ceschi, G., & Philippot, P. (2012). Biais attentionnels et troubles émotionnels: De l’évaluation au changement clinique. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 17, 24-41. [PDF]

9. Grynberg, D., Heeren, A., & Luminet, O. (2012). Development and validation of the Vicarious Distress Questionnaire. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 44, 138-145. [PDF]

8. Heeren, A.Brevers, D., Eeckhout, C., & Philippot, P. (2012). Evaluation et traitement du Syndrome de Gilles de la Tourette: Une revue empirique. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 17, 8-18.  [PDF]

 

7. Heeren, A., Reese, H. E., McNally, R. J., & Philippot, P. (2012). Attention training toward and away from threat in social phobia: Effects on subjective, behavioral, and physiological measures of anxiety. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 50, 30-39.   [PDF]

2011

6. Heeren, A., Lievens, L., & Philippot, P. (2011). How does attention training work in social phobia: Disengagement from threat or reengagement to non-threat? Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 25, 1108-1115.  [PDF]

 

5. Heeren, A., Douilliez, C., Peschard, V., Debrauwere, L., & Philippot, P. (2011). Cross-cultural consistency of the Five Facets Mindfulness Questionnaire: Adaptation and validation in a French sample. European Review of Applied Psychology, 61, 147-151.  [PDF]   Suppl 1 Suppl 2

 

4. Heeren, A. & Philippot, P. (2011). Changes in ruminative thinking mediate the clinical benefits of mindfulness: Preliminary findings. Mindfulness, 2, 8-13. [PDF]

2010

3. Heeren, A. & Philippot, P. (2010). Les interventions basées sur la pleine conscience: Une revue conceptuelle et empirique. Revue Québécoise de Psychologie, 31, 37-61. [PDF]

2009

 

2. Heeren, A. & Philippot, P. (2009). Les interventions basées sur la pleine conscience. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 14, 13-23. 

1. Heeren, A.Van Broeck, N., & Philippot, P. (2009). The effects of mindfulness training on executive processes and autobiographical memory specificity. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 47, 403-409.  [PDF]    

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