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Psychiatric characteristics in transsexual individuals: multicentre study in four European countries.
- G. Heylens, E. Elaut, G. De Cuypere
- Psychology, MedicineThe British journal of psychiatry : the journal…
- 1 February 2014
People with gender identity disorder show more psychiatric problems than the general population; mostly affective and anxiety problems are found.
Influence of childhood sexual abuse on pregnancy, delivery, and the early postpartum period in adult women.
A European network for the investigation of gender incongruence: The ENIGI initiative
Sexual life and sexual wellness in individuals with complete androgen insensitivity syndrome (CAIS) and Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser Syndrome (MRKHS).
- M. Fliegner, K. Krupp, H. Richter-Appelt
- Psychology, MedicineThe journal of sexual medicine
- 1 March 2014
Different conditions can affect individuals in diagnosis-specific ways despite some shared clinical features, and the results point to a far-reaching lack of sexual confidence and sexual satisfaction in CAIS and MRKHS.
Eating Pattern Inventory for Children: a new self-rating questionnaire for preadolescents.
- M. Schacht, H. Richter-Appelt, M. Schulte-Markwort, J. Hebebrand, B. Schimmelmann
- PsychologyJournal of clinical psychology
- 1 October 2006
The development of the EPI-C was based on a sample of 373 fourth-grade students, and subscale scores and emerging eating patterns were associated with children's body weight suggesting initial evidence of its validity.
Body Image in Young Gender Dysphoric Adults: A European Multi-Center Study
The aim of the study was to develop new scales and examine the psychometric properties of the Hamburg Body Drawing Scale and find psychosocial guidance with regard to body image might be helpful for GD individuals before transitioning.
The psychosocial impact of hair loss among men: a multinational European study
- M. Alfonso, H. Richter-Appelt, A. Tosti, Miguel Sánchez Viera, Marcos García
- Psychology, MedicineCurrent Medical Research and Opinion
- 13 October 2005
A gap between the need for treatment of hair loss and initiation of such treatment among men in five European countries is indicated and further research is needed into the factors affecting men's willingness to seek treatment for hair loss.
Psychological Distress, Self-Harming Behavior, and Suicidal Tendencies in Adults with Disorders of Sex Development
- K. Schützmann, Lisa Brinkmann, M. Schacht, H. Richter-Appelt
- PsychologyArchives of sexual behavior
- 1 February 2009
The results suggest that adults with DSD are markedly psychologically distressed with rates of suicidal tendencies and self-harming behavior on a level comparable to non-DSD women with a history of physical or sexual abuse, but sample recruitment procedures do not permit a firm generalization.
Coping With Diverse Sex Development: Treatment Experiences and Psychosocial Support During Childhood and Adolescence and Adult Well-Being
- K. Schweizer, F. Brunner, B. Gedrose, C. Handford, H. Richter-Appelt
- Psychology, MedicineJournal of pediatric psychology
- 24 July 2016
Social support and DSD-related treatment experiences appear to have an impact on adult well-being and Appropriate psychosocial care including peer-to-peer support should be made available to children with DSD and their families.
Gender identity and coping in female 46, XY adults with androgen biosynthesis deficiency (intersexuality/DSD).
Individuals living with an intersex condition have not received much attention in counseling psychology, although a high need for psychosocial care is obvious. Using a mixed-methods multiple case…