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Om mentalisering og MBT

Bateman & Fonagy (2011) Handbook of Mentalizing in Mental Health Practice.

Wallroth, P. (2011) Mentaliseringsboken Oslo: Arneberg Forlag

A. Bateman & P. Fonagy (2007) Mentaliseringsbasert terapi av borderline personlighetsforstyrrelse. En praktisk veileder. Oslo: Arneberg forlag

Karterud, S. & Bateman, A. (2010) Manual for mentaliseringsbasert terapi (MBT) og MBT vurderingsskala. Versjon individualterapi. Oslo: Gyldendal akademisk forlag.


A prevention and promotion program in the field of mother-infant relationship. • Ammaniti, M., Speranza, A. M., Tambelli, R., Muscetta, S., Loredana, L., Vismara, L. et al.(2006) Infant Mental Health Journal, 27, 70-90.

Health service utilization costs for borderline personality disorder patients treated with psychoanalytically oriented partial hospitalization versus general psychiatric care. • Bateman, A., & Fonagy, P.(2003) American Journal of Psychiatry, 160, 169-171.

Effectiveness of partial hospitalization in the treatment of borderline personality disorder: A randomized controlled trial • Bateman, A., & Fonagy, P.(1999) American Journal of Psychiatry, 156, 1563-1569.

8-year follow-up of patients treated for borderline personality disorder: Mentalization-based treatment versus treatment as usual. • Bateman, A., & Fonagy, P.(2008) American Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 631-638.

Treatment of borderline personality disorder with psychoanalytically oriented partial hospitalization: An 18-month follow-up. • Bateman, A., & Fonagy, P.(2001) American Journal of Psychiatry, 158, 36-42.


Effects of and attachment-based intervention on daily cortisol moderated by dopamine receptor D4: A randomized control trial on 1- to 3-year olds screened for externalizing behavior. • Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J., & Van Ijzerndoorn, M. H.(2008) Development and Psychopathology, 20, 805-820.

Mechanisms of change in mentalization-based treatment of BPD. • Fonagy, P., & Bateman, A.(2006) Journal of Clinical Psychology, 62, 411-430.

Comorbid Antisocial and borderline personality disorders: Mentalization-based treatment. • Bateman, A., & Fonagy, P. (2009) Journal of Clinical Psychology, In press.

Nevrobiologi og nevropsykologi

Neural correlates of psychodynamic psychotherapy in borderline disorders: A pilot investigation. • Carlo, L., Silvia, D., Calcagni, M. L., Bruno, I., & De Risio, S.(2007) Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 76, 403-405.

Neural correlates of beliefs- and desire-reasoning. • Liu, D., Meltzoff, A. N., & Wellman, H. M.(2009) Child Development, 80, 1163-1171

Apophenia, theory of mind and schizotypy: Perceiving meaning and intentionality in randomness. • Fyfe, S., Williams, C., Mason, O. J., Pickup, G. J.(2008) Cortex, 44, 1316-1325.

Control of shared representations relies on key processes involved in mental state attribution. • Spengler, S., von Cramon, D. Y., & Bass, M.(2009) Human Brain Mapping.

Are women better mindreaders? Sex differences in neural correlates of mentalizing detected with functional MRI. • Krach, S., Bluemel, I., Marjoram, D., Lataster, T., Krabbendam, L., Weber, J., et al(2009) BMC Neuroscience, 10.

The neural origins of superficial and individuated judgments about ingroup and outgroup members. • Freeman, J. B., Schiller, D., Rule, N. O., & Ambady, N.(2009) Human Brain Mapping.

Understanding others’ actions and goals by mirror and mentalizing systems: A meta-analysis. • Overwalle, F. Van., & Baetens, K.(2009) NeuroImage.

Mentalizing under uncertainty: Dissociated neural responses to ambiguous and unambiguous mental state inferences. • NY! Jenkins, A. C., & Mitchell, J. P.(2009) Cerebral Cortex.

Who caused the pain? An fMRI investigation of empathy and intentionality in children. • Decety, J., Michalska, K. J., & Akitsuki, Y. (2008) Neuropsychologia, 46, 2607-2614.

Absence of Embodied Empathy During Pain Observation in Asperger Syndrome. • Minio-Paluello, I., Baron-Cohen, S., Avenanti, A., Walsh, V., & Aglioti, S. M.(2009) Biological Psychiatry, 65, 55-62.

Mentalizing about emotion and its relationship to empathy. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. • Hooker, C. I., Verosky, S. C., Germine, L. T, Knight, R. T., & D´Esposito, M.(2008) 3, 204-217

Neural correlates of observing pretend play in which one object is represented as another. • Whitehead, C., Marchant, J. L., Craik, D., & Frith, C. D.(2009) Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.

Gamma-band activity in the human superior temporal sulcus during mentalizing from nonverbal social cues. • Cohen, M. X., David, N., Vogeley, K., & Elger, C. E.(2009) Psychophysiology, 46, 43-51.

Shared neural circuits for mentalizing about the self and others. • Lombardo, M. V., Chakrabarti, B., Bullmore, E. T., Wheelwright, S. J., Sadek, S. A., Suckling, J., & Baron-Cohen, S.(2009) Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience.

Distinct regions of medial rostral prefrontal cortex supporting social and nonsocial functions. • Gilbert, S. J., Williamson, I. D., Dumontheil, I., Simons, J. S., Frith, C. D., & Burgess, B. W.(2007) Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 2, 217-226.

Functional neuroimagining of mentalizing during the trust game in social anxiety disorder. • Sripada, C. S., Angstadt, M., Banks, S., Nathan, P. J., Liberzon, I., & Phan, K. L. (2009) NeuroReport, 20, 984-989.

Duration matters: Dissociating neural correlates of detection and evaluation of social gaze. • Kuzmanovic, B., Georgescu, A., Eickhoff, S., Shah, N. J., Gente, G., Fink, G. R., & Vogeley, K.(2009) NeuroImage, 46, 1154-1163.

The neural basis of mentalizing. • Frith, C. D., & Frith, U.(2006) Neuron, 50, 531-534.

The role of orbitofrontal cortex in affective theory of mind deficits in criminal offenders with psychopathic tendencies. • Shamay-Tsoory, S. G., Harari, H., Aharon-Peretz, J., & Levkovitz,Y. (2009) Cortex.

Mapping functional brain development: Building a social brain through interactive specialization. • Johnson, M. H., Grossman, T., & Kadosh, K. C.(2009) Developmental Psychology, 45, 151-159.

Thinking about intentions • Den Ouden, H. E., Frith, C. D., & Blakemore, S. J.(2005) Neuroimage, 28, 787-796.

The neural network for the mirror system and mentalizing in normally developed children: An fMRI study. • Ohnishi, T., Moriguch, Y., Matsuda, H, Takeyuki, M., Hirakata, M., Imbayashi, E. et al.(2004) Neuroreport, 15, 1483-1487.

Origins of individual differences in theory of mind: From nature to nurture? • Hughes, C., Jaffee, S. R., Happé, F., Taylor., Caspi, A., & Moffitt, T. E.(2005) Child Development, 76, 356-370.

Differential involvement of the posterior temporal cortex in mentalizing but not perspective taking. • David, N., Aumann, C., Santos, N. S., Bewernick, B. H., Eickhoff, S. B., Newen, A., et al.(2008) Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 3, 279-289.

Perspective-taking as part of narrative comprehension: A functional MRI study. • Mano, Y., Harada, T., Sugiura, M., Saito, D. N., & Sadato, N.(2009) Neuropsychologia, 47, 813-824.

Competing with peers: Mentalizing-related brain activity reflects what is at stake. • Halko, M. L., Hlushchuk, Y., Hari, R., & Schürmann, M.(2009) Neuroimage, 46, 542-548.

Neuronal correlates of theory of mind and empathy: A functional magnetic resonance imaging study in a nonverbal task. • Völlm, B. A., Taylor, A. N., Richardson, P., Corcoran, R., Stirling, J., & McKie, S.(2006) NeuroImage, 29, 90-98.

Utviklingspsykologi og utviklingspsykopatologi

Reference production in young speakers with and without autism: Effect of discourse status and processing constraints. • Arnold, J. E., Bennetto, L., & Diehl, J. J.(2009) Cognition, 110, 131-146.

Biased mentalizing in children aged seven to 11: Latent class confirmation of response styles to social scenarios and associations with psychopathology. • Sharp, C., Croudace, T. J., & Goodyer, I. M.(2007) Social Development, 16, 181-202.

The parent-infant dyad and the construction of the subjective self. • Fonagy, P., Gergely, G., & Target, M.(2007) Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 48, 288-328.

A behavior-genetic study of parenting quality, infant attachment security, and their covariation in a nationally representative sample. • Roisman, G. I., & Fraley, R. C.(2008) Developmental Psychology, 44, 831-839.

Attachment and reflective function: Their role in self-organization. • Fonagy, P.(1997) Development and Psychopathology, 9, 679-700.

Self-other relations in social development and autism: Multiple roles for mirror neurons and other brain bases. • Williams, J. H.(2008) Autism Research, 1, 73-90.

Age-related decline in mentalization skills across adult life span. • Pardini, M., & Nichelli, P. F.(2009) Experimental Aging Research, 35, 98-106.

Insecure attachment and personality disorder: A twin study of adults. • Crawford, T. N., Livesly, W.J., Jang, K. J., Shaver, P. R., Cohen, P., & Ganiban, J.(2007) European Journal of Personality, 21, 191-208.

Dealing with feelings: Characterization of trait alexithymia on emotion regulation strategies and cognitive-emotional processing. • Schore, J., & Schore, A. N.(2009) PLoS ONE, 4.

Complex trauma, impact on development and possible solutions on an adolescent intensive care unit. • Jonsson, P. V.(2009) Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 14, 437-454.

Impaired competence for pretense in children with autism: Exploring potential cognitive predictors. • Bigham, S.(2009) Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.

The parent’s capacity to treat the child as a psychological agent: Constructs, measures and implications for developmental psychopathology. • Sharp, C., & Fonagy, P.(2008) Social Development, 17, 737-754.

Alexithymia and attachment insecurities in impulsive aggression. • Fossati, A., Acquarini, E., Feeney, J. A., Borroni, S., Grazioli, F., Giarolli, L. E., et al.(2009) Attachment & Human Development, 11, 165-182.

Mindblind eyes: An abscence of spontaneuos Theory of Mind in asperber syndrome. • Senju, A., Southgate, V., White, S., & Frith, U.(2009) Science.

Bridging the transmission gap: An end to an important mystery of attachment research? • Fonagy, P., & Target, M.(2005) Attachment & Human Development, 7, 333-343.

The embodied mind. • Mizen, R.(2009) Journal of Analytical Psychology, 54, 253-272.

Neural correlates of worry in generalized anxiety disorder and in normal controls: A functional MRI study. • Paulesu, E., Sambugaro, E., Torti, T., Danelli, L., Ferri, F., Scialfa, G., et al.(2009) Psychological Medicine

Suicidality connected with mentalizing anomalies in schizophrenia. • Duñó, R., Pousa, E., Miguélez, M., Montalvo, I., Suarez, D., & Tobeña, A.(2009) Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1167, 207-211.

Revisiting the strange stories: Revealing mentalizing impairments in autism. • White, S., Hill, E., Happé, F., & Frith, U.(2009) Child Development, 80,

Mirror neurons and embodied simulation in the development of archetypes and self-agency. • Knox, J.(2009) Journal of Analytical Psychology, 54, 307-323.

Theory of mind impairment: A distinct trait-marker for schizophrenia spectrum disorders and bipolar disorder? • Bora, E., Yücel, M., & Pantelis, C.(2009) Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica.

Modern attachment theory: The central role of affect regulation in development and treatment. • Schore, J., & Schore, A. N.(2008) Clinical Social Work Journal, 36, 9-20.

Abnormal functional specialization within medial prefrontal cortex in high-functioning autism: A multi-voxel similarity analysis. • Gilbert, S. J., Meuwese, J. D., Towgood, K. J., Frith, . D., & Burgess, P. W.(2009) Brain, 132, 869-878


Assessing patterns of adult attachment in medical patients. • Maunder, R. G., & Hunter, J. J.(2009) General Hospital Psychiatry, 31, 123-130.

How to evaluate metacognitive functioning in psychotherapy? • Semerari, A., Carcione, A., Dimaggio, G. Falcone, M., Nicolo, G. Procacci, M., & Alleva, G. (2003) The metacognition assessment scale and Its applications. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 10, 238-261.

Measuring reflective function with a multidimensional rating scale: Comparisons with scoring reflective function on the AAI. • Meehan, K. B., Levy, K. N., Reynoso, J. S., Hill, L. J., & Clarkin, J. F.(2009) Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 57, 208-213.

The clinical use of the adult attachment interview in parent-infant psychotherapy. • Steele, M., & Baradon, T.(2004) Infant Mental Health Journal, 25, 284-299.

The adult attachment interview and self-reports of attachment style: An empirical rapprochement. • Roisman, G. I., Ashley, H., Fortuna, K., Fraley, R. C., Clusell, E., & Clarke, A.(2007) Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92, 678-697.


Comorbid antisocial and borderline personality disorders: Mentalization-based treatment. • Bateman, A. W., & Fonagy, P.(2008) Journal of Clinical Psychology, 64, 181-194.

Personality disorders in adolescence: Conceptual issues and treatment approaches. • Schmeck, K.(2008) [Originalspråk tysk]. Praxis der Kinderpsychologie und Kinderpsychiatrie, 57, 625-640.

Mentalization-based treatment for patients with borderline personality disorder: An overview. • Eizirik, M., & Fonagy, P.(2009) Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, 31, 72-75.

The development of an attachment-based treatment program for borderline personality disorder. • Bateman, A. W., & Fonagy, P.(2003) Journal of Clinical Psychology, 64, 181-194.

Mentalizing and borderline personality disorder. • Fonagy, P., & Bateman, A. W.(2007) Journal of Mental Health, 16, 83-101.

Mentalization: Ontogeny, assessment and application in the treatment of borderline personality disorder. • Choi-Kain, L. W., & Gunderson, J. G.(2008) American Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 1127-1135.


Eating one’s words, part I: «Concretised metaphors» and reflective function in anorexia nervosa – An interview study. • Skårderud, F.(2007) European Eating Disorders Review, 15, 163-174.

Feelings of insecurity. Review of attachment and eating disorders. • Zachrisson, H. & Skårderud, F.(2010) European Eating Disorders Review. In press.

«Bad boys» bodies: The embodiment of troubled lives – Body images and disorderd eating among adolescents in residental childcare institutions. • Skårderud, F., Nygren, P., & Edlund, B.(2005) Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 10, 395-411.

Eating one’s words, part II: The embodied mind and reflective function anorexia nervosa – Theory. • Skårderud, F.(2007) European Eating Disorders Review, 15, 243-252.

Viewpoint, Bruch Revisited and Revised. • Skårderud, F.(2009) European Eating Disorders Review, 17, 83-88

Eating one’s words, part III: Mentalisation-based psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa – An outline for a treatment and training manual. • Skårderud, F.(2007) European Eating Disorders Review, 15, 323-339.


The capacity for mentalization in depressive patients: A pilot study • Fischer-Kern, M., Tmej, A., Kapusta, N. D., Naderer, A., Leithner-Dziubas, K., Löffler-Stastka, H., & Springer-Kremser, M.(2008) [Originalspråk tysk]. Zeitschrift für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, 54, 368-380.

Executive function, mentalizing and humor in major depression. • Uekermann, J., Channon, S., Lehmkämper, C., Abdel-Hamid, M., Vollmoeller, W., & Daum, I.(2008) Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 14, 55-62.


Mentalizing as a framework for integrating therapeutic exposure and relationship repair in the treatment of a patient with complex posttraumatic psychopathlogy. • Stein, H., & Allen, J. G.(2007) Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 71, 273-290.


Mentalization-based psychodynamic psychotherapy for psychosis. • Brent, B.(2009) Journal of Clinical Psychology.

Familieterapi og foreldretrening

Short-term Mentalization and relational therapy (SMART): An integrative family therapy for children and adolescents • Fearon, P., Target, M., Sargent, J., Williams, L. L., McGregor, J, Bleiberg, E., & Fonagy, P.(2006) I J. G. Allen & P. Fonagy (Eds.), Handbook of Mentalization-based treatment. (s. 201-222). Hoboken: Wiley.

Minding the baby: A mentalization-based parenting program. • Sadler, L. S., Slade, A., & Hayes, L. C.(2006) I J. G. Allen & P. Fonagy (Eds.), Handbook of Mentalization-based treatment. (s. 271-288). Hoboken: Wiley. Minding the baby. Mentalization-based treatment in families with parental substance abuse disorder: Theoretical background. (In press). Söderstrøm, K., & Skårderud, F. Nordic Psychology.


A cluster randomized controlled trial of child-focused psychiatric consultation and a school systems-focused intervention to reduce aggression. • Fonagy, P., Twemlow, S. T., Vernberg, E. M., Nelson, J. M., Dill, E. J., Little, T. D., & Sargent, J. A.(2009) The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 50, 607-616.

Transforming violent social systems into non-violent mentalizing systems: An experiment in schools. • Livney, D.(2006) I J. G. Allen & P. Fonagy (Eds.), Handbook of Mentalization-based treatment. (s. 289-306). Hoboken: Wiley.

Keeping mind in mind: Reflection and mentalization in the service-learning classroom. • Livney, D.(2008) Psychoanalysis, Culture & Society, 13, 205-214.

A developmental approach to mentalizing communities: II. The peaceful schools experiment. • Twemlow, S. T., Fonagy, P. & Sacco, F. C.(2008) Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 69, 282-304.

A developmental approach to mentalizing communities: I. A model for social change. • Twemlow, S. T., Fonagy, P. & Sacco, F.C.(2005) Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic, 69, 265-281.


Handbook of mentalization-based treatment. • Allen, J. G., & Fonagy, P. (Eds.)(2006) Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

The neuroscience of human relationships: Attachment and the developing social brain. • Cozolino, L.(2006) New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

Miljøterapiboken. Mentalisering som holdning og handling (MBT-M) • Finn Skårderud, Bente Sommerfeldt (2013) God miljøterapi betyr en bevisst holdning og en praksis som integrerer samtalen og samværet.

Mentalization: Theoretical considerations, research findings, and clinical implications. • Busch, F. N. (Ed.)(2008) New York: Analytic Press.

Mentalizing in child therapy. • Verheugt-Pleiter, A. J. E., Zevalkink, J., & Schmeets, M. G. J. (Eds.)(2008) London: Karnac

Mentalization-based treatment for borderline personality disorder: A practical guide. • Bateman, A. W., & Fonagy, P.(2006) Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Social cognition and developmental psychopathology. • Sharp, C., Fonagy, P., & Goodyer, I.(2008) Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Mentalizing in clinical practice. • Allen, J. G., Fonagy, P., & Bateman, A. W.(2008) Arlington: American Psychatric Publishing.

Psychotherapy of personality disorders: Metacognition, states of mind and interpersonal cycles. • Dimaggio, G., Semerari, A., Carcione, A., Nicolò, G., & Procacci, M. (2007) New York: Routledge.

The healthy aging brain: Sustaining attachment, attaining wisdom. • Cozolino, L.(2008) New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

Mentalisering: Att leka med verkligheten. • Wallroth, P., & Rydén, G.(2008) Stockholm: Natur & Kultur.

Treating personality disorders in children and adolescents; A relational approach. • Bleiberg, E.(2001) New York: The Guildford Press.

Mind to mind: Infant research, neuroscience, and psychoanalysis. • Jurist, E. L., Slade, A., & Bergner, S. (Eds.)(2008) New York: Other Press.

Psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder: Mentalization-based treatment. • Bateman, A. W., & Fonagy, P.(2004) Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Affect regulation, mentalization, and the development of the self. • Fonagy, P., Gergely, G., Jurist, E. L., & Target, M.(2002) New York: Other Press.


Psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder: Mentalization-based therapy and cognitive analytic therapy compared. • Bateman, A., Ryle, A., Fonagy, P., & Kerr, I. B.(2007) International Review of Psychiatry, 19, 51-62.

Social foundations of the capacity for mindfulness: An attachment perspective. • Shaver, P. R., Shiri, L., Clifford, S., & Mikulincer, M. (2007) Psychological Inquiry, 18, 264-271.

Psychoanalytic self psychology and its conceptual development in light of developmental psychology, attachment theory, and neuroscience. • Hartmann, H. P.(2009) Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1159, 86-105.

How does the general practitioner understand the patient? A qualitative study about psychological interventions in general practice. • Davidsen, A. S.(2008) Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice.

Transference-focused psychotherapy and mentalization-based treatment: Brother and sister? • Verheugt-Pleiter, A., & Deben-Mager, M.(2006) Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 20, 297-315.

Activation of self-observation: A core process among the psychotherapies. • Beitman, B., & Soth, A.(2006) Journal of Psychotherapy Integration, 16, 383-397.

Reflections on integration, mentalization, and institutional realization. • Steele, K.(2009) Journal of Trauma & Dissociation, 10, 1-8.

Mentalization and metaphor, acknowledgement and grief: Forms of transformation in the reflexive space. • Seligman, S.(2007) Psychoanalytic Dialogues, 17, 321-344.

Considering «self-ful» desire. • Davies, J. E.(2009) Psychoanalytic Psychology, 26, 310-321.

Mentalisering – et nytt teoretisk og terapeutisk begrep. • Skårderud, F. & Sommerfeldt, B.(2008) Tidsskrift for Den Norske Legeforening, 9,1066-1069

Mentalization in adult attachment narratives: Reflective functioning, mental states and affect elaboration compared. • Bouchard, M., Lecours, S., Tremblay, L. Target, M. Fonagy, P. Schachter, A., & Stein, H. (2008) Mentalization in adult attachment narratives: Reflective functioning, mental states and affect elaboration compared. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 25, 47-66.

Embodying the mind: Movement as a container for destructive aggression. • Twemlow, S.T., Sacco, F.C., & Fonagy, P.(2008) American Journal of Psychotherapy, 62, 1-33.