Karoline Körfer

Karoline Körfer

Doctoral Candidate, IPAM-Therapeut/in

Contact information

karoline.koerfer@staff 1 Gutenbergstraße 18
35032 Marburg
G|01 Institutsgebäude (Room: 03033 resp. +3033)

Doctoral Candidate

Contact information

+49 6421 28-23647 karoline.koerfer@staff 1 Gutenbergstraße 18
35032 Marburg
G|01 Institutsgebäude (Room: 03035 resp. +3035)

Research Interests

  • Enhancing exposure-based treatment for chronic pain
  • Expectation violation and immunization in the context of chronic pain
  • Mechanism of action in exposure-based treatments
  • Self-concepts of chronic pain patients

Curriculum Vitae

  • Inhalt ausklappen Inhalt einklappen Education Education 

    Since 05/2017
    PhD in Psychology (Dr. rer. nat.), Philipps University of Marburg, Department of Psychology, Division of Clinical Psychology and Psychological Treatment
    Thesis: " When and why does exposure therapy fail in patients with chronic back pain?” , Advisors: Prof. Dr. Julia A. Glombiewski & Prof. Dr. Harald Lachnit

    Since 10/2017
    Postgraduate training in cognitive behavioral therapy, Institut für Psychotherapieausbildung Marburg (IPAM)

    04/2016 – 04/2017
    Master in Psychology (M.Sc.), Philipps-University of Marburg
    Thesis: “The impact of different pain exposure instructions on psychophysiological correlates and treatment outcome: Inhibitory learning approach vs. habituation approach”

    10/2011 – 09/2015
    Bachelor in Psychology (B.Sc.), Philipps-University of Marburg

  • Inhalt ausklappen Inhalt einklappen Professional ExperienceProfessional Experience

    Since 10/2017
    PhD student in the DFG funded research training group (RTG 2271) “Breaking Expectations”

    05/2017 – 09/2017
    PhD-Scholarship, Philipps University of Marburg, Department of Psychology, Division of Clinical Psychology and Psychological Treatment

    since 05/2017
    Clinical Psychologist, Outpatient Clinic for Psychological Interventions, Psychotherapie Ambulanz Marburg (PAM)

    04/2016 – 04/2017
    Student Research Assistant at the working group of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg

    10/2014 – 10/2015
    Student Research Assistant at the working group of Cognitive Neuroscience of Perception and Action, Philipps-University of Marburg

  • Inhalt ausklappen Inhalt einklappen International ExperienceInternational Experience

    04/2014 – 07/2014
    Internship at the Department of Psychology, University of York, UK (Dr. Katie E. Slocombe)

Publications

  • Inhalt ausklappen Inhalt einklappen Journal PapersJournal Papers

    Wallace, E. K., Altschul, D., Körfer, K., Benti, B., Kaeser, A., Lambeth, S., ... & Slocombe, K. E. (2017). Is music enriching for group-housed captive chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)?. PLoS One, 12(3), e0172672.

    Schemer, L., Körfer, K., & Glombiewski, J. A. (under submission). Performing exposures to pain, but how? Testing therapeutic instructions in an experimental design.

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