In Press

Steil, R, Müller-Engelmann, M., Stangier, U., Priebe, K., Fydrich, T., Weiß, J. & Dittmann, C. (in press). Scales for Assessing Therapeutic Adherence and Competence in Dialectical Behavior Therapy for PTSD: Development and Analysis of Psychometric Properties. European Journal of Psychotraumatology.

Schwarzkopf, L., Schüller, J. & Müller-Engelmann, M. (in press). Burn-on statt Burn-out: Selbstfürsorge und funktionale Bewältigungsstrategien schützen PsychotherapeutInnen vor psychischen Belastungen während der Corona Pandemie. PPmP – Psychotherapie Psychosomatik Medizinische Psychologie.


Friedmann, F., Hill, H., Santangelo, P., Ebner-Priemer, U., Neubauer, A.B., Steil, R., Müller-Engelmann, M., … & Priebe, K. (2022). Women with posttraumatic stress disorder after childhood abuse sleep more fitfully but just as long as healthy controls. Sleep, 45(2), zsab296.

Kleindienst, N. Steil, R., Priebe, K., Müller-Engelmann, M., …& Bohus, M. (2021). Treating the Dual Diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Related to Childhood Abuse. Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. 89(11), 925.

Lühr, K., Zens, C. & Müller-Engelmann, M. (2021). Therapie-Tools Posttraumatische Belastungsstörung. Beltz Verlag.

Schwarzkopf, L., Gutermann, J., Steil, R. & Müller-Engelmann, M. (2021). Which trauma treatment suits me? Identification of patients' treatment preferences for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Frontiers in Psychology, 3449

Sicorello, M., Herzog, J., Wager, T. D., Ende, G., Müller-Engelmann, M., Herpertz, S. C., ... & Niedtfeld, I. (2021). Affective neural signatures do not distinguish women with emotion dysregulation from healthy controls: A mega-analysis across three task-based fMRI studies. NeuroImage: Reports.

Steil, R., Görg, N., Kümmerle, S., Lechner-Meichsner, F., Gutermann, J. & Müller-Engelmann, M. (2021). Die Cognitive Processing Therapy zur Behandlung Geflüchteter mit einer Posttraumatischen Belastungsstörung: Eine Machbarkeitsstudie. Verhaltenstherapie. 1-14.


Bohus, M., Kleindienst, N., Hahn, C., Müller-Engelmann, M., Ludäscher, P., Steil, R., ... & Schmahl, C. (2020). Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (DBT-PTSD) Compared With Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) in Complex Presentations of PTSD in Women Survivors of Childhood Abuse: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA psychiatry.

Friedmann, F., Santangelo, P., Ebner-Priemer, U. Hill, H., Neubauer, A.B., Rausch, S., Steil, R. Müller-Engelmann, M., …& Priebe, K. (2020). Life within a limited radius: Investigating activity space in women with a history of child abuse using global positioning system tracking. PLoS one, 15(5), e0232666

Herzog, J. I., Thome, J., Demirakca, T., Koppe, G., Ende, G., Lis, S., Rausch, S., Priebe, K., Müller-Engelmann, M.... & Bohus, M. (2020). Influence of severity of type and timing of retrospectively reported childhood maltreatment on female amygdala and hippocampal volume. Scientific reports, 10(1), 1-10.

Weidmann, A., Richert, L., Bernecker, M., Knauss, M., Priebe, K., Reuter, B., Bohus, M., Müller-Engelmann, M., & Fydrich, T. (2020). Dwelling on verbal but not pictorial threat cues: An eye-tracking study with adult survivors of childhood interpersonal violence. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 12(1), 46–54


Bohus, M., Schmahl, C., Fydrich, T., Steil, R., Müller-Engelmann, M., Herzog, J., ... & Priebe, K. (2019). A research programme to evaluate DBT-PTSD, a modular treatment approach for Complex PTSD after childhood abuse. Borderline personality disorder and emotion dysregulation, 6(1), 7.

Herzog, J. I., Niedtfeld, I., Rausch, S., Thome, J., Müller-Engelmann, M., Steil, R., ... & Schmahl, C. (2019). Increased recruitment of cognitive control in the presence of traumatic stimuli in complex PTSD. European archives of psychiatry and clinical neuroscience, 269(2), 147-159.

Lis, S., Thome, J., Kleindienst, N., Mueller‐Engelmann, M., Steil, R., Priebe, K., ... & Bohus, M. (2019). Generalization of fear in post‐traumatic stress disorder. Psychophysiology, e13422.

Müller-Engelmann, M., Schreiber, C., Kümmerle, S., Heidenreich, T., Stangier, U., & Steil, R. (2019). A Trauma-Adapted Mindfulness and Loving-Kindness Intervention for Patients with PTSD After Interpersonal Violence: a Multiple-Baseline Study. Mindfulness, 10(6), 1105-1123.3.024

Müller-Engelmann, M., Kleim, B. & Binder, J. (Eds.) (2019) Abstractband der 21. Jahrestagung der DeGPT vom 14. Bis 16. März 2019 in Frankfurt am Main. Von akut bis komplex. Neue Diagnosen! Neue Behandlungen? Trauma und Gewalt.


Bornefeld-Ettmann, P., Steil, R., Lieberz, K. A., Rausch, S., Herzog, J.I., Priebe, K., Fydrich, T. &  Müller-Engelmann, M. (2018). Sexual functioning after childhood abuse: The influence of PTSD and trauma exposure. The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 15(4), 529-538.

Lieberz, K. A., Müller-Engelmann, M., Bornefeld-Ettmann, P., Priebe, K., Weidmann, A., Fydrich, T., ... & Steil, R. (2018). Detecting implicit cues of aggressiveness in male faces in revictimized female PTSD patients and healthy controls. Psychiatry Research. 267, 429-437.

Müller-Engelmann, M., Hadouch, K., & Steil, R. (2018). Addressing the Negative Self-Concept in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder by a Three-Session Programme of Cognitive Restructuring and Imagery Modification (CRIM-PTSD): A Case Study. Journal of Behavioral and Brain Science, 8(05), 319.

Müller-Engelmann, M., Schnyder, U., Dittmann, C., Priebe, K., Bohus, M., Thome, J., Fydrich, T., Pfaltz, M.C., & Steil, R. (2018). Psychometric properties and factor structure of the German version of the Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5. Assessment. 10731911187 74840.

Steil, R., Dittmann,C., Müller-Engelmann, M., Dyer, A., Maasch, A.-M., Priebe; K. (2018). Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Related to Childhood Sexual Abuse: A Pilot Study in an Outpatient Treatment Setting. European Journal of Psychotraumatology. European journal of psychotraumatology, 9(1), 1423832.


Bornefeld-Ettmann, P., Steil, R., Höfling, V., Weßlau, C., Lieberz, K. A., Rausch, S., ... & Müller-Engelmann, M. (2017). Validation of the German Version of the Sexual Self-Esteem Inventory for Women and its Application in a Sample of Sexually and Physically Abused Women. Sex Roles, 1-14.

Dittmann, C., Müller-Engelmann, M., Stangier, U., Priebe, K. Fydrich, T. Rausch, S., Görk, N. Resick, P. & Steil, R. (2017). Disorder- and treatment-specific therapeutic competence scales for PTSD treatment: Development and psychometric properties Journal of Traumatic Stress. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 0, 1-12.

Dittmann, C., Müller-Engelmann, M., Resick, P. A., Gutermann, J., Stangier, U., Priebe, K. Fydrich, T., Ludäscher, P., Herzog, J. & Steil, R. (2017). Adherence Rating Scale for Cognitive Processing Therapy–Cognitive Only: Analysis of Psychometric Properties. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 1-21.

Herzog, J. I., Niedtfeld, I., Rausch, S., Thome, J., Müller-Engelmann, M., Steil, R., ... & Schmahl, C. (2017). Increased recruitment of cognitive control in the presence of traumatic stimuli in complex PTSD. European archives of psychiatry and clinical neuroscience, 1-13.

Lieberz, K. A., Müller-Engelmann, M., Priebe, K., Friedmann, F., Görg, N., Herzog, J.I. & Steil, R. (2017). Preferences and ratings of partner traits in female survivors of childhood abuse with PTSD and healthy controls. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 1-32.

Lieberz, K. A., Windmann, S., Geniole, S. N., McCormick, C. M., Mueller-Engelmann, M., Gruener, F., ... & Steil, R. (2017). The facial width‐to‐height ratio determines interpersonal distance preferences in the observer. Aggressive Behavior. Aggressive behavior, 43(5), 460-470.

Müller-Engelmann, M., Wünsch, S., Volk, M., & Steil, R. (2017). Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) as a Standalone Intervention for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder after Mixed Traumatic Events: A Mixed-Methods Feasibility Study. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 1407.

Müller-Engelmann & Dittmann (2017). Posttraumatische Belastungsstörung. Belz Video-Learning 

Thome, J., Hauschild, S., Koppe, G., Liebke, L., Rausch, S., Herzog, J. I.,Müller-Engelmann, M. ... & Lis, S. (2017). Generalisation of fear in PTSD related to prolonged childhood maltreatment: an experimental study. Psychological medicine, 1-12.


Müller-Engelmann, M., Dittmann, C., Wesslau, C. & Steil, R. (2016). Die Cognitive Processing Therapy- Cognitive Therapy Only (CPT-C) zur Behandlung der komplexen Posttraumatischen Belastungsstörung. Verhaltenstherapie.

Müller-Engelmann, M. & Steil, R. (2016). Cognitive Restructuring and Imagery Modification for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (CRIM-PTSD): A Pilot Study. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry.

Rausch, S., Herzog,J., Thome, J., Ludäscher, P., Müller-Engelmann, M., Steil, R., Priebe, K., Fydrich, T. & Kleindienst, N. (2016). Women with exposure to childhood interperso-nal violence without psychiatric diagnoses show no signs of impairment in general functioning, quality of life and sexuality. Emotion Dysregulation,  3,13.


Steil, R., Benner, A., Müller-Engelmann, M. & Hadouch, K. (2015). Cognitive Restructuring and Imagery Modification (CRIM). Eine Kurzintervention zur Behandlung der Posttraumatischen Belastungsstörung bei Erwachsenen nach sexualisierter Gewalt in Kindheit und Jugend mit dem Gefühl des Beschmutz-Seins. Psychotherapeut, 60(4), 310-314.

Steil, R., Dittmann, C., Matulis, S., Müller-Engelmann, M. & Priebe, K. (2015). Dialektisch-Behaviorale Therapie der Posttraumatischen Belastungsstörung bei Patientinnen mit schwerer Störung der Emotionsregulation. Psych-up2date, 9, 33-49.


Keller, H., Hirsch, O., Müller-Engelmann, M., Heinzel-Gutenbrunner, M., Krones, T. & Donner-Banzhoff, N. (2013). Trying to optimise the German version of the OPTION scale regarding the dyadic aspect of shared decision making. Methods of Information in Medicine., 51(6), 514-521.

Müller-Engelmann, M., Donner-Banzhoff, N., Keller, H., Rosinger, L., Sauer, C., Rehfeldt K. & Krones, T. (2013). When should medical decisions be shared? – using a factorial survey design to study social norms in medical decision making. Medical decision making, 33 (1), 37-47.


Hirsch, O., Keller, H., Müller-Engelmann, M., Gutenbrunner, M.H., Krones, T. & Donner-Banzhoff, N. (2012)  Reliability and validity of the German version of the OPTION scale. Health Expect., 15(4), 379-388.

Keller, H., Hirsch, O., Müller-Engelmann, M., Heinzel-Gutenbrunner, M., Donner-Banzhoff, N. & Krones, T. (2012). Patient involvement and person-centered medicine in cardiovascular prevention: Modelling the items of the OPTION instrument on process steps of shared decision-making. The International Journal of Person Centered Medicine. 1 (2), 369-375.


Keller, H., Kramer, L., Krones, T., Müller-Engelmann, M., Baum, E. & Donner-Banzhoff, N. (2011). Evaluation der Implementierung von Innovationen am Beispiel von arriba – eine Fokusgruppen-studie. Zeitschrift für Allgemeinmedizin, 87(1), 35-41. 

Müller-Engelmann, M., Keller, H., Donner-Banzhoff, N. & Krones, T. (2011). Shared decision making in medicine: The influence of situational treatment factors. Patient Education and Counseling, 82(2), 240-2466.

Priebe, K., Müller-Engelmann, M. & Steil, R. (2011). Verhaltenstherapeutische Ansätze bei dissoziativen Anfällen. Psychotherapie im Dialog, 12, 311-316.


Müller-Engelmann, M., Krones, T., Keller, H. & Donner-Banzhoff, N. (2008). Decision making preferences in the medical encounter -- a factorial survey design. BMC Health Services Research, 8, 260.

Müller-Engelmann, M. (2008). Das frühe Erwachsenenalter in Deutschland und Spanien. Stress, depressive Symptome und die moderierenden Einflüsse von Coping und sozialer Unterstützung. Saarbrücken: Vdm Verlag Dr. Müller


Müller-Engelmann, M.& Fellgiebel, A. (2007). Alzheimerdemenz: Erhöht Einsamkeit das Risiko? InFo Neurologie & Psychiatrie, 9(9), 8.