RESEARCH IN INTEGRATIVE, ANTHROPOSOPHIC HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE
Research Methodologies, Case study guideline
Mehl A, Brauer D, Didwiszus A, Gelin-Kröz B, Pranga D, Zerm R, Gutenbrunner C (2020), The Anthroposophic Art Therapy Assessment Paint (AART-ASSESS-P): A peer-report instrument to assess patients’ pictorial expression during Anthroposophic Painting Therapy,
Lees J (2001) Reflexive Action Research: Developing Knowledge Through Practice: Counselling and Psychotherapy Research (2001), August 2001, Counselling and Psychotherapy Research 1(2):132-138, DOI:10.1080/14733140112331385178
Shlonsky A and Gobbs L, Will the Real Evidence-Based Practice Please Stand Up? Teaching the Process of Evidence-based Practice to the Helping Professions. Brief Treatment and Criss Intervention. Vol 4. No. 2., January 2004, Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention 4(2):137-153, DOI:10.1093/brief-treatment/mhh011
Kienle G S, Albonico H U, Baars E, Hamre H J, Zimmermann P, Kiene H (2013). ( pdf, 882 KB )Anthroposophic Medicine: An Integrative Medical System Originating in Europe. ( pdf, 882 KB ) Global Advances In Health And Medicine November 2013, Volume 2, Number 6
Abbing A, Ponstein A, Kienle G, Gruber H, Baars E (2016) The CARE-AAT Guideline: Development and testing of a consensus-based guideline for case reports in anthroposophic art therapy. International Journal of Art Therapy, DOI: 10.1080/17454832.2016.1170054
Abbing A C, Ponstein A, Kienle G, Gruber H, Baars EW (2015). Development of a case report guideline for anthroposophic art therapy. European Journal of Integrative Medicine, 7(1):29
Hamre HJ et a. (2014) Overview of the Publications From the Anthroposophic Medicine Outcomes Study, Global Advances in Health and Medicine 3(1):54-70, DOI: 10.7453/gahmj.2013.010
Ponstein A S, Zwart C A (2014). Anthroposophic Healthcare ( pdf, 859 KB ) Alternative and Complementary Therapies 20(1), pg. 57-58
Baars E W, Ponstein A, Kok ET, Heybroek R, Van der Veen W, Kröz M, De Bruin A (2015). Validation of the Dutch State Version of the Autonomic Regulation (State-aR) questionnaire in a group of patients and a group of healthy persons. European Journal of Integrative Medicine, 7(1):52
Kröz M, Reif M, Pranga D, Zerm R, Schad F, Baars, EW, Girke M (2016). The questionnaire on Autonomic Regulation - a useful concept for Integrative Medicine? Journal of Integrative Medicine., 14(5), 315-321.
Baars E W, Kiene H, Kienle G S, Heusser P and Hamre H J (2018). An assessment of the scientific status of anthroposophic medicine, applying criteria from the philosophy of science. Complementary Therapies in Medicine.
Baars E W (2008). Health by self-regulation: Towards an evidence-based fundamental concept for science and practice of integrative medicine. ( pdf, 31 KB) European Journal of Integrative Medicine: 1:34.
Baars E W, Koster E B and Verhoef J (2017). The Contribution of Anthroposophic Medicine to Self-Management: An Exploration of Concepts, Evidence, and Patient Perspectives. Complementary Medicine Research, 24.
Baars, E W and Hamre H J (2017) Whole Medical Systems versus the System of Conventional Biomedicine: A critical narrative review of similarities, differences, and factors that promote the integration process ( pdf, 1.45 MB ). Hindawi, Volume 2017, Article ID4904930, 13 pages
Baars EW, Kienle G S, Heusser P, Hamre H J (2013). Is anthroposophic medicine a scientific research field? Forschende Komplementarmedizin 8th Annual International Congress of Complementary Medicine Research, ICCMR 2013 London, 11-13 April, 2013. ABSTRACTS. 20(3):15.
Baars E W (2013). The contribution of Anthroposophic Medicine. Science Omega Review Europe, pp. 72-73.
Baars E W (2012). From PBE to EBP: How to develop and test practice-based healthcare programs in anthroposophic healthcare? Der Merkurstab, 2: 154-155.
Koster E B, Baars E W and Delnoij D M J (2016) Patiënt-centered outcomes on quality of life and anthroposophic healthcare: a qualitative triangulation study. Quality of Life Research, DOI: 10.1007/s11136-016-1276-8
Koster E B, Baars E W and Delnoij D M (2020). Patient-reported quality of care in anthroposophic and integrative medicine: A scoping review. Patient education and counseling, 103(2), 276-285.
Pregnancy, Birth and Early childhood
Gollmer B (15.01.2019) Painting Therapy in Pregnancy and Preparation for Childbirth (professional information)
Gollmer B 19.07.2019) Painting Therapy in Pregnancy and Birth Preparation (parent information)
Bissegger M (07.06.2019) Music Therapy for Premature Infants and their Mothers
Bissegger M (02.01.2020) Music Therapy for Babies and Toddlers
Bissegger M (02.01.2020) Singing and Music for Babies and Toddlers (parent information)
Hamre HJ et al. (2009) Anthroposophic therapy for children with chronic disease: a two-year Prospective Cohort Study in Routine Outpatient Settings. BMC Pediatr 2009; 9:39. DOI 10.1186/1471-2431-9-39
Abbing A, Krantz B, Simon E, Heynen E, De Witte M and Van Hooren S (2020). Effectiveness of Music Therapy Interventions in Reducing Behavioural and Emotional Problems Among Children. PROSPERO 2020. CRD42020162709
Baars E W, Koster E B, Schoorel E P (2012). Client experiences with an integrated conventional and anthroposophic approach at the Kindertherapeuticum in Zeist. Der Merkurstab, 4:335-338
Niemeijer M H, Baars E W, Hoekman J, Ruijssenaars A J J M (2018). An instrument for dimensional diagnosis of a child’s constitution (ICC). International Journal of Complementary & Alternative Medicine, Issue 2-2018.
Niemeijer M H, Baars E W, Hoekman J, and Ruijssenaars A J J M (2018). Validity and Reliability of the Instrument for Assessing the Child’s Constitution (ICC): Individualising Processes in Diagnosing Children With a Developmental Disorder. International Journal of Studies in Nursing, 3(3), 172.
Infectious and chronic diseases
Hamre H J. Witt C M, Glockmann A, Ziegler R (July 2007) Anthroposophic Art Therapy in Chronic Disease: A Four-Year Prospective Cohort Study The Journal of Science and Healing 3(4):365-71, Doi: 10.1016/j.explore.2007.04.008,
Hamre H J et al. (2004). Anthroposophic therapies in chronic disease: The Anthroposophic Medicine Outcomes Study (AMOS). European Journal of Medical Research 2004; 9:351-360
Hamre H J et al. (2007) Anthroposophic Art Therapy in Chronic Disease: a four-year prospective cohort study. Explore (NY). 2007 Nov-Dec;3(6):553
Hamre HJ et al. (2013). Long-term Outcomes of Anthroposophic Treatment for Chronic Disease: A four-year follow-up Analysis of 1510 Patients from a Prospective Observational Study in routine outpatient settings BMC Research Notes. 2013;6(1):269. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/1756-0500-6-269
Soldner G, Breitkreuz T (2020) COVID-19
Fear, Anxiety, Stress, Depression, Affect Regulation
Berthold M, Psychotherapy for Fear,
Oldmann-Wendenburg M, Pastoral Care for Fear
Von Bonin D, Therapeutic Speech for Fear
Heckel V, Dorfmeister D, Music Therapy for Fear in Palliative Care,
Abbing A, Baars E, De Sonneville L M, Ponstein A and Swaab H (2019). The Effectiveness of Art Therapy for Anxiety in Adult Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 1203.
Abbing A, Ponstein A, Van Hooren S, De Sonneville L, Swaab and Baars E (2018). The effectiveness of art therapy for anxiety in adults: A systematic review of randomised and nonrandomised controlled trials. PLoS ONE 13(12): e0208716.
Abbing A C, Baars E W, Van Haastrecht O and Ponstein A S, “Acceptance of Anxiety through Art Therapy: A Case Report Exploring How Anthroposophic Art Therapy Addresses Emotion Regulation and Executive Functioning,”. Case Reports in Psychiatry, vol. 2019, Article ID 4875381, 13 pages, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/4875381.
Abbing A, de Sonneville L, Baars E, Bourne D, Swaab H (2019) Anxiety reduction through art therapy in women. Exploring stress regulation and executive functioning as underlying neurocognitive mechanisms. PLOS ONE 14(12): e0225200. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0225200.
Gruber H, Oepen R (2017) Emotion regulation strategies and effects in art-making: A narrative synthesis, December 2017, The Arts in Psychotherapy 59, DOI:10.1016/j.aip.2017.12.006.
Hamre H J et al. (2009) Anthroposophic therapy for anxiety disorders: a two-year prospective cohort study in routine outpatient settings. Clinical Medicine: Psychiatry 2009; 2:17 31year Prospective Cohort Study in Routine Outpatient Settings
Hamre HJ et al. (2006) Anthroposophic therapy for chronic depression: a four-year prospective cohort study. BMC Psychiatry 2006; 6:57. DOI 10.1186/1471-244X-6-57
Von Bonin D (2018) Anthroposophic Therapeutic Speech for Fear
Baars E W, Van der Hart O, Nijenhuis E R S, Chu J A, Glas G, Draijer N (2011). Predicting Stabilizing Treatment Outcomes for Complex Posttraumatic Stres Disorder and Dissociative Identity Disorder: An Expertise-Based Prognostic Model. Journal of Trauma & Dissociation, 12(1): 67 - 87.
Cardiovascular System, Breathing
Bernardi L et al. (2001a) Effect of rosary prayer and yoga mantras on autonomic cardiovascular rhythms: comparative study. BMj, 323(7327), pp. 1446, doi: 10.1136/bmj.323.7327.1446
Bernardi L et al. (2002) Slow breathing increases arterial baroreflex sensitivity in patients with chronic heart failure. Circulation, 105(2), pp. 143-145, PMID: 11790690, DOI: 10.1161/hc0202.103311
Bettermann, H. et al. (2002) Effects of speech therapy with poetry on heart rate rhythmicity and cardiorespiratory coordination. International journal of cardiology, 84(1), pp. 77-88, PMID: 12104068DOI: 10.1016/s0167-5273(02)00137-7
Van Tellingen C, MD, Vder Bie G, MD (eds.) Project: Renewal of Medical Education, Bolk’s Companions for The Study Of Medicine, Respirators System Disorders and Therapy, Louis Bolk Institute, Chapter 6 Therapeutic Considerations
Cysarz, D. et al. (2004) Oscillations of heart rate and respiration synchronize during poetry recitation.American Journal Of Physiology Heart And Circulatory Physiology, 287(2), pp. H579-H587, PMID: 15072959,DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.01131.2003
Von Bonin, D. et al. (2001) Effects of speech therapy with poetry on heart rate variability and well-being.Forschende Komplementarmedizin, 8(3), pp. 144
Von Bonin, D. et al (2018) Speech-guided breathing retaining in asthma: a randomised controlled crossover try you in real life outpatient settings, PMID: 29941003, PMCID: PMC6019518, DOI: 10.1186/s13063-018-2727-z,
Burgess J A, Buddhini E, Lowe J A, Dunt D, Systematic review of the effectiveness of breathing retraining in asthma management
Von, Bonin D, Girke M (2019) Therapeutic Speech for Dyspnea
Wolf M, Von Bonin D and Wolf U (2011) Speech therapy changes blood circulation and oxygenation in the brain and muscle: a near-infrared spectrophotometry study. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 915, pp. 21-25
Wolf U, Scholkmann F, (2011) Changes in Hemodynamics and Tissue Oxygenation Saturation in the Brain and Skeletal Muscle Induced by Speech Therapy – A Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Study, The Scientific World Journal, DOI:10.1100/tsw.2011.116
Brauer D, Mösch de Carvalho C (04.02.2020) Painting Therapy for Cancer-Related Fatigue
Weiss S (29.04.2020) Music Therapy for Cancer-Related Fatigue
Ziegler-Denjean B (06.03.2020) Therapeutic Speech for Cancer-Related Fatigue
Stenz H, Mösch C, Staguhn J, Hegglin G, Ritter A (12.06.2019) Arts Therapies for Diarrhea
Hegglin G, Mösch de Carvalho C, Ritter A, Staguhn J, Stenz H (08.10.2018) Painting Therapy and Sculpture Therapy for Loss of Appetite, Nausea and Vomiting
Heckel V, Weiss S (08.10.2018) Music Therapy for Loss of Appetite, Nausea and Vomiting
Ziegler-Denjean B (02.11.2018) Therapeutic Speech for Loss of Appetite, Nausea and Vomiting
Stenz H, Mösch C, Staguhn J, Hegglin G, Ritter A, Heckel V, Ziegler-Denjean B (25.06.2019) Arts Therapies for Dry Mouth
Stenz H, Mösch C, Staguhn J, Hegglin G, Ritter A, Heckel V, Ziegler-Denjean B (18.07.2019) Arts Therapies for Constipation
Ziegler-Denjean B (2020) Therapeutic Speech for Cancer- Related Fatigue,
Ziegler-Dejean, B, (2018) Therapeutic Speech for Loss of Appetite, Nausea and Vomiting
Belt-van Zoen E, De Bruin A M, Ponstein A S, Ephraïm M P and Baars E W (2020). First Steps in the Development of an Expertise-Based Anthroposophic Complex Intervention for Oncological
Treatment in Primary Care: A Qualitative Study. Integrative Cancer Therapies, 19, 1534735420969825.
Palliative medicine, Pain (please see also Fear)
Didwiszus A (29.04.2020) Painting Therapy for Pain in Palliative Care
Heckel V (04.02.2020) Music Therapy for Pain in Palliative Care
Vogler L, Girke M (20.02.2019) Painting Therapy for Dyspnea
Von Bonin D, Girke M (06.06.2019) Therapeutic Speech for Dyspnea
Heckel V (14.08.2019) Music Therapy for Edema
Brauer D, Didwiszus A (20.11.2020) Painting Therapy to Support and Care for the Consciousness of Palliative Patients
Heckel V (15.12.2020) Music Therapy to Support and Care for the Consciousness of Palliative Patients
Von Bonin D (22.12.2020) Anthroposophic Therapeutic Speech for Orientation in Palliative Phases of Illness
Floriani C, Anthroposophy and Integrative Care at the End of Life, May 2016, Alternative and Complementary Therapies 22(3), DOI:10.1089/act.2016.29055.caf
Anthroposophic Medicine Journal Publication
This link has all the yearly journal publications in Anthroposophic Medicine for the past 4 years.
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