Publications

Here you will find a listing of references to most of our publications. Open Access publications are marked with a '*'.

2015
Becker, D., Jostmann, N. B., Wiers, R. W. & Holland, R. W. (2015). Approach Avoidance Training in the Eating Domain: Testing the Effectiveness Across Three Single Session Studies. Appetite, 85, 58-65.
Berk, L., Stewart, J. L., May, A. C., Wiers, R. W., Davenport, P. W., Paulus, M. P., Tapert, S. F. (2015). Under Pressure: Adolescent Substance Users Show Exaggerated Neural Processing of Aversive Interoceptive Stimuli. Addiction, 110, 2025-2036.
Boendermaker, W. J., Boffo, M., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Exploring elements of fun to motivate youth to do cognitive bias modification. Games for health journal, 4(6), 434-443. DOI: 10.1089/g4h.2015.0053
Boendermaker, W. J., Prins, P. J. M, & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Cognitive Bias Modification for Adolescents with Substance Use Problems - Can Serious Games Help? Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 49, 13-20.*
Boffo, M., Pronk, T., R. W. Wiers, & Mannarini, S. (2015). Combining cognitive bias modification training with motivational support in alcohol dependent outpatients: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Trials, 16, 63.*
Den Uyl, T. E., Gladwin, T. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Transcranial direct current stimulation, implicit alcohol associations and craving. Biological Psychology, 105, 37-42.
Dovis, S., Van der Oord, S., Wiers, R. W., & Prins, P. J. M. (2015). Improving Executive Functioning in Children with ADHD: Training Multiple Executive Functions within the Context of a Computer Game. A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo Controlled Trial. PLoS ONE, 10(4), e0121651.*
Dovis, S., Van der Oord, S., Huizenga, H. M., Wiers, R. W. & Prins, P. J. M. (2015). Prevalence and diagnostic validity of motivational impairments and deficits in visuospatial short-term memory and working memory in ADHD subtypes. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 24 (5), 575-590.
Dovis, S., Van der Oord, S., Wiers, R. W., & Prins, P. J. (2015). ADHD Subtype Differences in Reinforcement Sensitivity and Visuospatial Working Memory. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 44(5), 859-874.
Folkvord, F., Anschütz, D. J., Wiers, R. W., & Buijzen, M. (2015). The role of attentional bias in the effect of food advertising on actual food intake among children. Appetite, 84, 251-258.
Gladwin, T. E., Rinck, M., Eberl, C., Becker, E. S. Lindenmeyer, J., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Mediation of Cognitive Bias Modification for Alcohol Addiction via Stimulus-specific Alcohol Avoidance Association. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39(1), 101-107.
Janssen, T., Larsen, H., Vollebergh, W. & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Longitudinal Relations between Cognitive Bias and Adolescent Alcohol Use. Addictive Behaviors, 44, 51-57.
Janssen, T., Larsen, H., Peeters, M., Boendermaker, W. J., Vollebergh, W. A., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Do online assessed self-report and behavioral measures of impulsivity-related constructs predict onset of substance use in adolescents? Addictive Behaviors Reports, 1, 12-18.*
Janssen, T., Wood, M. D., Larsen, H., Peeters, M., Vollebergh, W. & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Investigating the joint development of approach bias and adolescent alcohol use. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39, 2447-2454.
Larsen, H., Kong, G., Cavallo, D. A., Becker, D., Cousijn, J., Salemink, E., Collot D'Escury-Koenigs, A. L., Morean, M. E., Krishnan-Sarin, S. & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Re-training automatic action tendencies to approach cigarettes among adolescent smokers: a pilot study. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 41(5), 425-432.
Korucuoglu, O., Gladwin, T. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Alcohol-induced changes in conflict monitoring and error detection as predictors of alcohol use in late adolescence. Neuropsychopharmacology, 40(3), 614-621.
Kreusch, F., Goffaux, V., Siep, N., Houben, K., Quertemont, E., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Brain Activation Associated with Automatic Processing of Alcohol?Related Cues in Young Heavy Drinkers and Its Modulation by Alcohol Administration. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39(10), 1957-1966.
Lammers, J., Goossens, F., Conrod, P., Engels, R., Wiers, R.W. Kleinjan, M. (2015). Effectiveness of a selective intervention program targeting personality risk factors for alcohol misuse among young adolescents: Results of a cluster randomized controlled trial. Addiction, 110, 1101-1109.
Lindgren, K. P., Neighbors, C., Wiers, R. W., Gasser, M. L., & Teachman, B. A. (2015). Evaluating Implicit Drinking Identity as a Mediator of Drinking Motives and Alcohol Consumption and Craving. Addictive Behaviors, 43, 33-38.
Lindgren, K. P., Neighbors, C., Teachman, B. A., Gasser, M., Kaysen, D., Norris, J. & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Habit Doesn't Make the Predictions Stronger: Implicit Alcohol Associations and Habitualness Predict Drinking Uniquely. Addictive Behaviors, 45, 139-145.
Lindgren, K. P., Wiers, R. W., Teachman, B., Gasser, M. L., Westgate, E. C., Cousijn, J., Enkema, M., & Neighbors, C. (2015). Attempted Training of Alcohol Approach and Drinking Identity Associations in US Undergraduate Drinkers: Null Results from Two Studies. PlosOne, 10(8), e0134642.*
Moreno-López, L., Perales, J. C., van Son, D., Albein-Urios, N., Soriano-Mas, C., Wiers, R. W., & Verdejo-García, A. (2015). Cocaine use severity and cerebellar gray matter are associated with reversal learning deficits in cocaine dependent individuals. Addiction Biology, 20(3), 546-556.
Pieters, S., Burk, W. J., Van der Vorst, H., Dahl, R. E., Wiers, R. W., & Engels, R. C. (2015). Prospective relationships between sleep problems and substance use, internalizing and externalizing problems. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 44(2), 379-388.
Pronk, T., van Deursen, D. S., Beraha, E. M., Larsen, H. and Wiers, R. W. (2015), Validation of the Amsterdam Beverage Picture Set: A Controlled Picture Set for Cognitive Bias Measurement and Modification Paradigms. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39(10): 2047-2055. doi: 10.1111/acer.12853*
Salemink, E., Raaijmakers, S., Meeus, W., van Lier, P.A.C., & Wiers, R.W. (2015). Implicit alcohol-relaxation associations in frequently drinking adolescents with high levels of neuroticism. Addictive Behaviors, 45, 8-13.
Van Deursen, D., Salemink, E., Boendermaker, W. J., Pronk, T., Hofmann, W., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Executive functions and Motivation as Moderators of the Relationship between Automatic Associations and Alcohol Use in Problem Drinkers seeking Online Help. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39(9), 1788-1796.
van Hemel-Ruiter, M., de Jong, P. J., Ostafin, B. D., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Reward sensitivity, attentional bias, and executive control in early adolescent alcohol use. Addictive Behaviors, 40, 84-90.
Watson, P., van Steenbergen, H., de Wit, S., Wiers, R.W., Hommel,. B. (2015). Limits of ideomotor action-outcome acquisition. Brain Research, 1626, 45-53
Wiers, C. E., Stelzel, C., Gladwin, T. E., Park, S. Q., Pawelczack S., Gawron, C. K., Stuke, H., Heinz, A., Wiers, R. W., Rinck, M., Lindenmeyer, J., Walter, H. (2015). Effects of Cognitive Bias Modification-Training on Neural Alcohol Cue Reactivity in Alcohol-Dependence. American Journal of Psychiatry, 172(4), 335-343.
Wiers, C. E., Ludwig, V., Gladwin, T. E., Park, S. Q., Heinz, A., Wiers, R. W., Rinck, M., Lindenmeyer, J., Walter, H. Bermpohl, F. (2015). Neural effects of cognitive bias modification training on alcohol approach tendencies in male alcohol-dependent patients. Addiction Biology, 20, 990-999.
Wiers, R. W., Boelema, S. R., Nikolaou, K. & Gladwin, T.E. (2015). On the Development of Implicit and Control Processes in Relation to Substance Use in Adolescence. Current Addiction Reports, 2, 141-155.*
Wiers, R. W., Houben, K., Fadardi, J. S., van Beek, P., Rhemtulla, M. T., & Cox, W. M. (2015). Alcohol Cognitive Bias Modification Training for Problem Drinkers over the Web. Addictive Behaviors, 40, 21-26.
Witteman, J., Post, H., Tarvainen, M., de Bruijn, A., Perna, E. D. S. F., Ramaekers, J. G., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Cue reactivity and its relation to craving and relapse in alcohol dependence: a combined laboratory and field study. Psychopharmacology, 232(20), 3685-3696.
2014
Cousijn, J., Luijten, M., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Mechanisms underlying alcohol-approach action tendencies: the role of emotional primes and drinking motives. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 5, 44.*
Cousijn, J., Vingerhoets, W. A., Koenders, L., de Haan, L., van den Brink, W., Wiers, R. W., & Goudriaan, A. E. (2014). Relationship between working-memory network function and substance use: a 3-year longitudinal fMRI study in heavy cannabis users and controls. Addiction Biology, 19(2), 282-293.
Cousijn, J., Wiers, R. W., Ridderinkhof, K. R., van den Brink, W., Veltman, D. J., & Goudriaan, A. E. (2014). Effect of baseline cannabis use and working?memory network function on changes in cannabis use in heavy cannabis users: A prospective fMRI study. Human Brain Mapping, 35(5), 2470-2482.
De Voogd, E.L., Wiers, R.W., Prins, P.J.M., & Salemink, E. (2014). Visual search attentional bias modification reduced social phobia in adolescents. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 45(1), 252-259.
Eberl, C., Wiers, R. W., Pawelczack, S., Rinck, M., Becker, E. S., & Lindenmeyer, J. (2014). Implementation of Approach Bias Re-Training in Alcoholism-How Many Sessions are Needed? Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38(2), 587-594.
Faggiano, F., Allara, E., Giannotta, F., Molinar, R., Sumnall, H., Wiers, R., Michie, S., Collins, L. & Conrod, P. (2014). Europe Needs a Central, Transparent, and Evidence-Based Approval Process for Behavioural Prevention Interventions. PlosMedicine, 11(10), e1001740.*
Gladwin, T. E., Mohr, S. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). The Potential Role of Temporal Dynamics in Approach Biases: Delay-dependence of a General Approach Bias in an Alcohol Approach-Avoidance Task. Frontiers in Psychology, 5,1398.*
Janssen, T., Larsen, H., Peeters, M., Pronk, T., Vollebergh, W., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Interactions between Parental Alcohol-Specific Rules and Risk Personalities in the Prediction of Adolescent Alcohol Use. Alcohol & Alcoholism, 49(5), 579-585.
Kopetz, C., Hofmann, W., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). On the selection and balancing of multiple selfish goals. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 37(2), 147-148
Korucuoglu, O., Gladwin, T. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Preparing to approach or avoid alcohol: EEG correlates, and acute alcohol effects. Neuroscience Letters, 559, 199-204.
Larsen, H., Kong, G., Becker, D., Cousijn, J., Boendermaker, W., Cavallo, D., Krishnan-Sarin, S. & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Implicit motivational processes underlying smoking in American and Dutch adolescents. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 5, 51.*
Peeters, M., Vollebergh, W. A., Wiers, R. W., & Field, M. (2014). Psychological changes and cognitive impairments in adolescent heavy drinkers. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 49(2), 182-186.
Peeters, M., Monshouwer, K., Janssen, T., Wiers, R. W., & Vollebergh, W. A. (2014). Working Memory and Alcohol Use in At-Risk Adolescents: A 2-Year Follow-Up. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38(4), 1176-1183.
Peeters, M., Monshouwer, K., Schoot, R. A., Janssen, T., Vollebergh, W. A., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Automatic processes and the drinking behavior in early adolescence: a prospective study. Alcoholism: clinical and experimental research, 37(10), 1737-1744.
Wiers, R. W. (2014). Personality and the prediction of high-risk trajectories of alcohol use during adolescence. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 75(5), 790-798.
Pieters, S., Burk, W. J., Van der Vorst, H., Engels, R. C., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Impulsive and reflective processes related to alcohol use in young adolescents. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 5, 56.*
Rehm, J., Marmet, S., Anderson, P., Gual, A., Kraus, L., Nutt, D. J., Room, R., Samokhvalov, A. V., Scafato, E., Trapencieris, M., Wiers, R. W., & Gmel, G. (2014). The Tangible Common Denominator of Substance Use Disorders: A Reply to Commentaries to Rehm et al. (2013a). Alcohol Alcoholism, 49(1), 118-122.
Riper, H., Blankers, M., Hadiwijaya, H., Cunningham, J., Clarke, S., Wiers, R. W., Ebert, D., & Cuijpers, P. (2014) Effectiveness of Guided and Unguided Low-Intensity Internet Interventions for Adult Alcohol Misuse: A Meta-Analysis. PLoS ONE, 9(6), e99912.*
Salemink, E., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Alcohol-related memory associations in positive and negative affect situations: Drinking motives, working memory capacity, and prospective drinking. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 28(1), 105-113.
Schulte, M. H. J., Cousijn, J., Den Uyl, T. E., Goudriaan, A. E., van den Brink, W., Veltman, D. J., Schilt, T. & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Recovery of neurocognitive functions following sustained abstinence after substance dependence and implications for treatment. Clinical Psychology Review, 34, 531-550.
Sharbanee, J. M., Hu, L., Stritzke, W. G. K., Wiers, R. W., Rinck, M., & MacLeod, C. (2014) The Effect of Approach/Avoidance Training on Alcohol Consumption Is Mediated by Change in Alcohol Action Tendency. PLoS ONE, 9(1), e85855.*
Sharbanee, J. M., Stritzke, W. G., Jamalludin, M. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2014). Approach-alcohol action tendencies can be inhibited by cognitive load. Psychopharmacology, 231(5), 967-975.
Watson, P., Wiers, R. W., Hommel, B., & De Wit, S. (2014). Working for food you don't desire. Cues interfere with goal-directed food-seeking. Appetite, 79, 139-148.
Wiers, C. E., Stelzel, C., Park, S. Q., Gawron, C. K., Ludwig, V. U., Gutwinski, S., Heinz, A., Lindenmeyer, J., Wiers, R. W., Walter, H., & Bermpohl, F. (2014). Neural Correlates of Alcohol-Approach Bias in Alcohol Addiction: the Spirit is Willing but the Flesh is Weak for Spirits. Neuropsychopharmacology, 39, 688-697.
Woud, M. L., Pawelczak, S., Rinck, M., Lindenmeyer, J., Souren, P., Wiers, R. W., & Becker, E. S. (2014). Alcohol-Related Interpretation Bias in Alcohol-Dependent Patients. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research,38(4), 1151-1159.
2013
Ames, S. L. Grenard, J. L., Stacy, A. W., Xiao, L., He, Q, Wong, S. W., Xue, G., Wiers, R. W. & Bechara, A. (2013). Functional imaging of implicit marijuana associations during performance on an Implicit Association Test (IAT). Behavioural Brain Research, 256, 494-502.
Beraha, E. M., Cousijn, J., Hermanides, E., Goudriaan, A. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Implicit Associations and Explicit Expectancies toward Cannabis in Heavy Cannabis Users and Controls. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 4, 59.*
Cousijn, J., Goudriaan, A.E., Ridderinkhof, K. R., Van den Brink, W., Veltman, D., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Neural responses associated with cue-reactivity in frequent cannabis users. Addiction Biology, 18(3), 570-580.
Cousijn, J., Snoek, R. W., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Cannabis intoxication inhibits avoidance action tendencies: a field study in the Amsterdam coffee shops. Psychopharmacology, 229, 167-176.
Cousijn, J., Watson, P., Koenders, L., Vingerhoets, W. A., Goudriaan, A. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Cannabis dependence, cognitive control and attentional bias for cannabis words. Addictive Behaviors, 38(12), 2825-2832.
Cousijn, J., Wiers, R. W., Ridderinkhof, K. R., van den Brink, W., Veltman, D. J., Porrino, L. J., Goudriaan, A. E. (2013). Individual differences in decision making and reward processing predict changes in cannabis use: a prospective functional magnetic resonance imaging study. Addiction Biology, 18, 6, 1013-1023.
Creemers, D. H. M., Scholte, R. H. J., Engels, R. C. M. E., Prinstein, M. J., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Damaged Self-Esteem is Associated with Internalizing Problems. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 152.*
Dovis, S., Van der Oord, S., Wiers, R. W., & Prins, P. J. (2013). What part of working memory is not working in ADHD? Short-term memory, the central executive and effects of reinforcement. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 41(6), 901-917.
Eberl, C., Wiers, R. W., Pawelczack, S., Rinck, M., Becker, E. S., & Lindenmeyer, J. (2013). Approach bias modification in alcohol dependence: Do clinical effects replicate and for whom does it work best? Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 4, 38-51
Gladwin, T. E., ter Mors-Schulte, M. H. J., Ridderinkhof, K. R., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Medial parietal cortex activation related to attention control involving alcohol-cues. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 4, 174.*
Glashouwer, K. A., Smulders, F. T., de Jong, P. J., Roefs, A., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Measuring automatic associations: validation of algorithms for the Implicit Association Test (IAT) in a laboratory setting. Journal of Behavioral Therapy Experimental Psychiatry, 44 (1), 105-113.
Köpetz, C. E., Lejuez, C. W., Wiers, R. W., & Kruglanski, A. W. (2013). Motivation and Self-Regulation in Addiction: A Call for Convergence. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 8, 3-24.
Lammers, J., Kuntsche, E., Engels, R. C., Wiers, R. W., & Kleinjan, M. (2013). Mediational relations of substance use risk profiles, alcohol-related outcomes, and drinking motives among young adolescents in the Netherlands. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 133(2), 571-579.
Lindgren, K. P., Neighbors, C., Teachman, B. A., Wiers, R. W., & Greenwald, A. G. (2013). I Drink Therefore I am: Validating Alcohol-related Implicit Association Tests. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 27(1), 1-13.
Marini, M., Sriram, N., Schnabel, K., Maliszewski, N., Devos, T., Ekehammar, B., Wiers, R. ... & Nosek, B. A. (2013). Overweight People Have Low Levels of Implicit Weight Bias, but Overweight Nations Have High Levels of Implicit Weight Bias. PloS one, 8(12), e83543.*
Peeters, M., Monshouwer, K., van de Schoot, R. A., Janssen, T., Vollebergh, W. A., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Automatic processes and the drinking behavior in early adolescence: a prospective study. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 37(10), 1737-1744.
Rehm, J., Marmet, S., Anderson, P., Gual, A., Kraus, L., Nutt, D. J., Room, R., Samokhvalov, A. V., Scafato, E., Trapencieris, M., Wiers, R. W., & Gmel, G. (2013). Defining substance use disorders: do we really need more than heavy use? Alcohol Alcoholism, 48(6), 633-640.
Sharbanee, J. M., Stritzke, W. G., Wiers, R. W., Young, P., Rinck, M., & Macleod, C. (2013). The Interaction of Approach-Alcohol Action Tendencies, Working Memory Capacity, and Current Task Goals Predicts the Inability to Regulate Drinking Behavior. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 27(3), 649-661.
Sharbanee, J. M., Stritzke, W. G., Wiers, R. W., & MacLeod, C. (2013). Alcohol-related biases in selective attention and action tendency make distinct contributions to dysregulated drinking behaviour. Addiction, 108(10), 1758-1766.
van Deursen, D. S., Salemink, E., Smit, F., Kramer, J., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Web-based cognitive bias modification for problem drinkers: protocol of a randomised controlled trial with a 2x2x2 factorial design. BMC Public Health, 13, 674.*
Wiers, R. W., Gladwin, T. E., Hofmann, W. Salemink, E., & Ridderinkhof, K. R. (2013). Cognitive Bias Modification and Control Training in Addiction and Related Psychopathology: Mechanisms, Clinical Perspectives and Ways Forward. Clinical Psychological Science, 1(2), 192-212.
Wiers, R. W., Gladwin, T. E., & Rinck, M. (2013). Should we train alcohol-dependent patients to avoid alcohol? Commentary on Spruyt et al "On the predictive validity of automatically activated approach/avoidance tendencies in abstaining alcohol-dependent patients". Frontiers in Psychiatry, 4, 33.*
Wiers, C. E., Kühn, S., Javadi, A. H., Korucuoglu, O., Wiers, R. W., Walter, H., Gallinat, J., & Bermpohl, F. (2013). Automatic approach bias towards smoking cues is present in smokers but not in ex-smokers. Psychopharmacology, 229(1), 187-197.
Woud, M. L., Wiers, R. W., Pawelzcak, S., Becker, E. S., Lindenmeyer, J., & Rinck, M. (2013). Does Negative Affect Prime Alcohol in Alcohol-Dependent Inpatients? A Large-Scale Clinical Investigation of the Moderating role of Depression and Executive Control. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 4(3), 279-290.
Creemers, D. H. M., Scholte, R. H. J., Engels, R. C. M. E., Prinstein, M. J., Wiers, R. W. (2013). Implicit and Explicit Self-esteem as Concurrent Predictors of Suicidal Ideation, Depressive Symptoms, and Loneliness. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 43, 638-646.
2012
Cousijn, J., Goudriaan, A. E., Ridderinkhof, K. R., van den Brink, W., Veltman, D. J., & Wiers, R. W. (2012). Approach-bias predicts development of cannabis problem severity in heavy cannabis users: results from a prospective FMRI study. PLoS One, 7, e42394.*
Cousijn, J., Wiers, R. W., Ridderinkhof, K. R., Van den Brink, W., Goudriaan, A. E. (2012). Grey matter alterations associated with cannabis use: results of a VBM study in heavy cannabis users and healthy controls. Neuroimage, 59(4), 3845-3851.
Dovis, S., Van der Oord, S., Wiers, R. W., & Prins, P. J. (2012). Can motivation normalize working memory and task persistence in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder? The effects of money and computer-gaming. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology,40(5), 669-681.
Elfeddali, I., Bolman, C., Candel, M. J. J.M, Wiers, R. W.,& de Vries, H. (2012). Preventing Smoking Relapse via Web-Based Computer-Tailored Feedback: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 14(4), e109.
Elfeddali, I., Bolman, C., Candel, M. J., Wiers, R. W., & De Vries, H. (2012). The role of self-efficacy, recovery self-efficacy, and preparatory planning in predicting short-term smoking relapse. British Journal of Health Psychology, 17, 185-201.
Gladwin, T. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2012). Alcohol-related effects on Automaticity due to Experimentally Manipulated Conditioning. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 36 (5), 895-899.
Gladwin, T. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2012). How do alcohol cues affect working memory? Persistent slowing due to alcohol-related distracters in an alcohol version of the Sternberg task. Addiction Research & Theory, 20, 284-290.
Gladwin, T. E., den Uyl, T., Fregni, F., & Wiers, R. W. (2012). Enhancement of Selective Attention by tDCS: Interaction with Interference in a Sternberg Task. Neuroscience Letters, 512(1), 33-37.
Gladwin, T. E., den Uyl, T.,& Wiers, R. W. (2012). Anodal tDCS of dorsolateral prefontal cortex during an Implicit Association Test. Neuroscience Letters, 517 (2), 82-86.
Kuss, D., Louws, J. & Wiers, R. W. (2012). Online Gaming Addiction? Motives Predict Addictive Play Behavior in Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games". Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 15(9), 480-485.
Larsen, H., Engels, R. C. M. E., Wiers, R. W., Granic, I., Spijkerman, R. (2012). Implicit and Explicit Alcohol Cognitions and Observed Alcohol Consumption: Three Studies in (Semi-) Naturalistic Drinking Settings. Addiction, 107, 1420-1428.
Loeber, S., Grosshans, M., Korucuoglu, O., Vollmert, C., Vollstädt-Klein, S., Schneider, S., Wiers, R. W., Mann, & K. Kiefer, F. (2012). Impairment of inhibitory control in response to food-associated cues and attentional bias of obese participants and normal-weight controls. International Journal of Obesity,36(10), 1334-1339.
Maric, M., Wiers, R. W., & Prins, P. J. (2012). Ten ways to improve the use of statistical mediation analysis in the practice of child and adolescent treatment research. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 15, 177-191.
Peeters, M., Wiers, R. W., Monshouwer, K., van de Schoot, R., Janssen, T., & Vollebergh, W. A. (2012). Automatic processes in at-risk adolescents: the role of alcohol-approach tendencies and response inhibition in drinking behavior. Addiction, 107, 1939-1946.
Pieters, S., Burk ,W. J., Van der Vorst, H., Wiers, R. W., Engels, R. C. (2012). The moderating role of working memory capacity and alcohol-specific rule-setting on the relation between approach tendencies and alcohol use in young adolescents. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 36(5), 915-922.
Pieters, S., Van Der Zwaluw, C.S., Van Der Vorst, H., Wiers, R. W., Smeets, H., Lambrichs, E., Burk, W. J., & Engels, R. C. (2012). The Moderating Effect of Alcohol-Specific Parental Rule-Setting on the Relation between the Dopamine D2 Receptor Gene (DRD2), the Mu-Opioid Receptor Gene (OPRM1) and Alcohol Use in Young Adolescents. Alcohol Alcoholism 47, 663-670.
Salemink, E. & Wiers, R. W. (2012). Adolescent threat-related interpretive bias and its modification: The moderating role of regulatory control. Behavioral Research and Therapy, 50, 40-46.
Watson, P., de Wit, S., Hommel, B., & Wiers, R. W. (2012). Motivational Mechanisms and Outcome Expectancies Underlying the Approach Bias toward Addictive Substances. Frontiers in Psychology, 3, 440.
Woud, M. L., Fitzgerald, D. A., Wiers, R. W., Rinck, M., & Becker, E. S. (2012). 'Getting into the spirit': Alcohol-related interpretation bias in heavy-drinking students. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 26, 627-632.
2011
Aarts, F. & Wiers, R. W. (2011). What does death have to do with drinking? A test of the terror management account of alcohol misuse using subliminal priming. Netherlands Journal of Psychology, 66, 2-10.
Cousijn, J., Goudriaan, A. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). Reaching out towards cannabis: Approach?bias in heavy cannabis users predicts changes in cannabis use. Addiction, 106(9), 1667-1674.
Friese, M., Hofmann, W., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). On Taming Horses and Strengthening Riders: Recent Developments in Research on Interventions to Improve Self-Control in Health Behaviors. Self and Identity, 10, 336-351.
Gladwin, T. E., Figner, B., Crone, E. A., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). Addiction, Adolescence, and the Integration of Control and Motivation. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 1, 364-376.
Hofmann, W., Friese, M., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). Impulsive processes in the self-regulation of health behaviour: theoretical and methodological considerations in response to commentaries. Health Psychology Review, 5(2), 162-171.
Houben, K., Nederkoorn, C., Wiers, R. W., &Jansen, A. (2011). Resisting Temptation: Decreasing Alcohol-Related Affect and Drinking Behavior by Training Response Inhibition. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 116, 132-136.
Houben, K., Wiers, R. W., & Jansen, A. (2011). Getting a grip on drinking behavior: Training working memory to reduce alcohol abuse. Psychological Science, 22(7), 968-975.
Lammers, J., Goossens, F., Lokman, S., Monshouwer, K., Lemmers, L., Conrod, P., Wiers, R. W., Engels, R. & Kleinjan, M. (2011). Evaluating a Selective Prevention Programme for Binge Drinking among Young Adolescents: Study Protocol of a Randomized Controlled Trial. BMC Public Health, 11, 126.*
Pieters, S., Van Der Vorst, H., Burk, W. J., Schoenmakers, T., Van den Wildenberg, E, Smeets, H. J., Lambrichs, E., Field, M., Engels, R. C. M. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). The effect of the OPRM1 and DRD4 polymorphisms on the relation between attentional bias and alcohol use in adolescence and young adulthood. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 1, 591-599.
Roefs, A., Huijding, J., Smulders, F. T. Y., MacLeod, C. M., De Jong, P., Wiers, R. W. & Jansen, A. T. M. (2011). Implicit Measures of Association in Psychopathology Research. Psychological Bulletin, 137, 149-193.
Salemink, E., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). Modifying Threat-related Interpretive Bias in Adolescents. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 39(7), 967-976.
Schmaal, L., Berk, L., Hulstijn, K. P., Cousijn, J., Wiers, R. W., & Van den Brink, W. (2011). Efficacy of N-acetylcysteine in the treatment of nicotine dependence: A double-blind placebo controlled pilot study. European Addiction Research, 17(4), 211-216.
Van Hemel - Ruiter, M., de Jong, P. J., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). Appetitive and Regulatory Processes in Young Adolescent Drinkers. Addictive Behaviors, 36, 18-26.
Wiers, R. W., Eberl, C., Rinck, M., Becker, E. & Lindenmeyer, J. (2011). Re-training automatic action tendencies changes alcoholic patients' approach bias for alcohol and improves treatment outcome. Psychological Science, 22(4), 490-497.*
2010
Dekker, N., Smeerdijk, A. M., Wiers, R. W., Duits, J. H., van Gelder, G., Houben, K., Schippers, G., Linszen, D. H., & de Haan, L. (2010). Implicit and explicit affective associations toward cannabis use in patients with recent-onset schizophrenia and healthy controls. Psychological Medicine, 40(8), 1325-1336.
Elfeddali, I, Bolman, C., Mesters, I., Wiers, R. W. & de Vries, H. (2010). Factors underlying smoking relapse prevention: results of an international Delphi study. Health Education Research, 25 (6), 1008-1020.
Field, M., Wiers, R. W., Christiansen, P., Fillmore, M. T., Verster, J. C. (2010). Acute alcohol effects on executive function and implicit cognition: implications for loss of control. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 34 (8), 1346-1352.
Friese, M. Bargas-Avila, J., Hofmann, W., & Wiers, R. W. (2010). Here's Looking at You, Bud: Alcohol-Related Memory Structures Predict Eye Movements for Social Drinkers with Low Executive Control" Social Psychological and Personality Science, 1(2), 143-151.
Houben, K., Havermans, R., & Wiers, R. W. (2010). Learning to dislike alcohol: Conditioning negative implicit attitudes towards alcohol and its effect on drinking behavior. Psychopharmacology (Berl), 211(1), 79-86.
Houben, K. Nosek, B., Wiers, R. W. (2010). Seeing the forest through the trees: A comparison of different IAT variants measuring implicit alcohol associations. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 106, 204-211.
Houben, K., Schoenmakers, T., & Wiers, R. W. (2010). I didn't feel like drinking but I don't know why: The effects of evaluative conditioning on alcohol-related attitudes, craving and behavior. Addictive Behaviors, 35, (12), 1161-1163.
Kuntsche, E., Wiers, R. W., Janssen, T., & Gmel, G. (2010). Same wording, distinct concepts? Testing differences of expectancies and motives in a mediation model of alcohol outcomes. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 18(5), 436-444.
Pieters ,S., Van Der Vorst, H., Burk, W. J., Wiers, R. W. & Engels, R. C. M. E. (2010). Puberty-dependent sleep regulation and alcohol use in early-adolescents. Alcoholism Clinical and Experimental Research, 34 (9), 1512-1518.
Pieters, S., van der Vorst, H., Engels, R. C. M. E., & Wiers, R. W. (2010). Implicit and Explicit Cognitions Related to Alcohol Use in Children. Addictive Behaviors 35 (5), 471-478.
Schoenmakers, T., Lux, I., Goertz, A., Van Kerkhof, D., De Bruin, M. & Wiers, R. W. (2010). A randomized clinical trial to measure effects of an intervention to modify attentional bias in alcohol dependent patients. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 109, 30-36.
Schoenmakers, T. & Wiers, R. W. (2010). Craving and attentional bias respond differently to alcohol priming: a field study in the pub. European Addiction Research, 16, 9-16.
Stacy, A. W. & Wiers, R. W. (2010). Implicit Cognition and Addiction: A Tool for Explaining Paradoxical Behavior. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 6, 551-575.
Van de Luitgaarden, .J, Knibbe, R. A., &Wiers, R. W. (2010). Adolescents binge drinking when on holiday: an evaluation of a community intervention based on self-regulation. Substance Use Misuse, 45(1-2), 190-203.
Van Goethem, A. A., Scholte, R. H., & Wiers, R. W. (2010). Explicit- and implicit bullying attitudes in relation to bullying behavior. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 38 (6), 829-842.
Wiers, R. W., Rinck, M. Kordts, R., Houben, K., & Strack, F. (2010). Re-training Automatic Action-Tendencies to Approach Alcohol in Hazardous Drinkers. Addiction, 105, 279-287.
Wiers, R. W., & Stacy, A. W. (2010). Are alcohol expectancies associations? Comment on Moss & Albery (2009). Psychological Bulletin, 136 (1), 12-16.
Wiers, R. W. & Hofmann, W. (2010). Implicit cogntion and health psychology: changing perspectives and new interventions. European Health Psychologist, 12(1), 4-6.*
Wiers, R. W., Ames, S. L., Hofmann, W., Krank, M. & Stacy, A. W. (2010). Impulsivity, impulsive and reflective processes and the development of alcohol use and misuse in adolescents and young adults. Frontiers in Psychopathology, 1,144.*
2009
Houben, K. & Wiers, R. W. (2009a). Response Inhibition Moderates the Relationship between Implicit Associations and Drinking Behavior. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research, 33, 626-633.
Houben, K., & Wiers, R. W. (2009b). Beer Makes the Heart Grow Fonder: Single-Target Implicit Preferences for Beer Determine Consumption. Netherlands Journal of Psychology, 65, 10-21.
Houben, K., Rothermund, K., & Wiers, R. W. (2009). Predicting alcohol use with a recoding-free variant of the Implicit Association Test. Addictive Behaviors, 34, 487-489.
Nederkoorn, C., Baltus, M., Guerrieri, R. & Wiers, R. W. (2009). Heavy drinking is associated with deficient response inhibition in women but not in men. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 93, 331-336.
Nosek, B. A., Smyth, F. L., Sriram, N., Lindner, N. M., Devos, T., Ayala, A., Bar-Anan, Y., Bergh, R., Cai, H., Gonsalkorale, K., Kesebir, S., Maliszewski, N., Neto, F., Olli, E., Park, J., Schnabel, K., Shiomura, K., Tulbure, B., Wiers, R. W., Somogyi, M., Akrami, N., Ekehammar, B., Vianello, M. Banaji, M. R., & Greenwald, A. G. (2009). National differences in gender-science stereotypes predict national sex differences in science and math achievement. Proceedings for the National Academcy of Sciences, 106(26), 10593-10597.
Thush, C., Wiers, R. W., Moerbeek, M., Ames, S. L., Grenard, J. L., Sussman, S., & Stacy, A.W. (2009). The Influence of Motivational Interviewing on Explicit and Implicit Alcohol-Related Cognition and Alcohol Use in At-Risk Adolescents. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 23, 146-151.
Wiers, R. W. Rinck, M., Dictus, M. & Van den Wildenberg, E. (2009). Relatively Strong Automatic Appetitive Action-Tendencies in Male Carriers of the OPRM1 G-Allele. Genes Brain & Behavior, 8, 101-106.
Wiers, R. W., Beckers, L., Houben, K., Hofmann, W. (2009). A Short Fuse After Alcohol: Implicit Power Associations Predict Aggressiveness after Alcohol Consumption in Young Heavy Drinkers with Limited Executive Control. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior. 93, 300-305.
Book Chapters
Huijding, J., Wiers, R.W., & Field, A. (2010). The assessment of fear-related automatic associations in children and adolescents. in: J. A. Hadwin & A. P. Field. (Eds.). Information processing biases and anxiety: a developmental perspective. (pp 151-182). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. IRIS 32196
Stacy, A. W., Ames, S. Wiers, R. W. & Krank, M. (2010). Associative Memory in Appetitive Behavior: A Framework and Relevance to Prevention and Epidemiology. In: L.M. Scheier (Ed.) Handbook of drug use etiology: Theory, methods, and empirical findings. (pp. 165-182). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. IRIS 32195
Wiers, R. W., Houben, K., Roefs, A., De Jong, P., Hofmann, W., Stacy, A. W. (2010). Implicit Cognition in Health Psychology: Why Common Sense Goes Out of the Window. In: B. Gawronski & K. Payne (Eds.). Handbook of Implicit Social Cognition. (pp. 463-488). NY: Guilford. IRIS 32197
Hofmann, W., Förster, G., Stroebe, W., & Wiers, R. W. (2011). The great disinhibitor: Alcohol, food cues, and eating behavior. In: V. R. Preedy, R. R. Watson & C. R. Martin (Eds.). Handbook of behavior, food, and nutrition (pp. 2977-2991). New York: Springer. IRIS 64528
Field, M. & Wiers, R. W. (2012). Automatic and controlled processes in the pathway from drug abuse to addiction. In: J. C. Verster, K. Brady, M. Galanter & P. Conrod (Eds.). Drug Abuse and Addiction in Medical Illness. Causes, Consequences and Treatment. (pp. 35-45). NY: Springer. IRIS 54109
Wiers, R. W., Fromme, K., Latvala, A. & Stewart, S. H. (2012). Risk and Protective Factors for Underage Drinking. In: Philippe De Witte and Mack C. Mitchell, Jr. (Eds.) Underage Drinking. A Report on Drinking in the Second Decade of Life in Europe and North America. (pp. 79-146). Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.
Stewart, S. H., Conrod, P. J., Latvala, A., Wiers, R. W., & White, H. R. (2012). Prevention of Alcohol Use and Misuse in Youth: A Comparison of North American and European Approaches. In: Philippe De Witte and Mack C. Mitchell, Jr. (Eds.) Underage Drinking. A Report on Drinking in the Second Decade of Life in Europe and North America. (pp. 147-208). Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.
Beccaria, F., Conrod, P. J., Fromme, K., Latvala, A., Stewart, S. H., Wiers, R. W., & White, H. R. (2012). Recommendations. In: Philippe De Witte and Mack C. Mitchell, Jr. (Eds.) Underage Drinking. A Report on Drinking in the Second Decade of Life in Europe and North America. (pp. 209-216). Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.
Wiers, R. W., Derks, E. M., & Gladwin, T. E. (2013). Implicit cognition: an intermediate phenotype for addiction? In: J. MacKillop & M. Munafo (Eds). Genetic influences on addiction. An intermediate phenotype approach. (pp. 207-235). Cambridge (MA): MIT Press. . IRIS 84785
Wiers, R. W., Field, M. & Stacy, A. W. (2014). Passion's Slave? Cognitive Processes in Alcohol and Drug Abuse. In: K. J. Sher (Ed.). Oxford Handbook of Substance Use Disorders. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199381678.013.009
Wiers, R. W., Houben, K., Hofmann, W. & Stacy, A. W. (2015). Indirect measures in the domain of health psychology. In: T. M. Ortner & F. J. R. Van de Vijver (Eds.). Behavior-based assessment in psychology. Going beyond self-report in the personality, affective, motivation, and social domains. Series: Psychological Assessment - Science & Practice, Vol. 1. (pp. 153-172). Göttingen, Germany: Hogrefe.
Hernandez, L., Lavigne, A., Wood, M. & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Moderators and mediators of treatments for youth with substance abuse. In: M. Maric, P. J. M. Prins & T. H. Ollendick. Moderators and Mediators of Youth Treatment Outcomes. (pp. 174-209). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
Boendermaker, W. J., Prins, P. J., & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Prevention in Addiction: Using Serious Games to (re) train Cognition in Dutch Adolescents. InSerious Games (pp. 173-178). Springer International Publishing.
Blankers, M., Salemink, E., & Wiers, R. W. (2016). Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Cognitive Bias Modification in Internet-Based Interventions for Mood, Anxiety and Substance Use Disorders. In e-Mental Health (pp. 193-215). Springer International Publishing.
Wiers, R. W., Becker, D., Holland, R., Moggi, F. & Lejuez, C. W. (2016). Cognitive Motivational Processes Underlying Addiction Treatment. In: Addiction. C. Köpetz & C. Lejuez (Eds.). Frontiers in Social Psychology. (pp. 201-236). A. Kruglanski & J. Forgas (Series Editors). Psychology Press.
Gladwin, T. E., Wiers, C. & Wiers, R. W. (2016). Cognitive Neuroscience of Cognitive Retraining for Addiction Medicine: From Mediating Mechanisms to Questions of Efficacy. In: H. Ekhtiari & M. P. Paulus (Eds.). Neuroscience for Addiction Medicine: From Prevention to Rehabilitation - Methods and Interventions Progress in Brain Research. (pp. 323-344). Volume 224. San Diego (CA): Elsevier.
Dutch Publications
Wiers, R. W. (2009). Automatische en controlerende processen en het ontstaan van verslavingsgedrag. In: I. Franken & W. Van den Brink (Red). Handboek Verslaving. (pp. 115-124) Utrecht: De Tijdstroom.
Deursen van, D. S., Salemink, E., Schoenmakers, T. & Wiers, R. W. (2009). Het her-trainen van automatische cognitieve processen bij angst- en verslavingsproblematiek. GZ-Psychologie, 2, 24-29.
Deursen van, D. S., Salemink, E., Lammers, J. & Wiers, R. W. (2010). Selectieve en geïndiceerde preventie van problematisch middelengebruikt bij jongeren. Kind & Adolescent, 31(4), 234-246.
Kraag, G., Salemink, E., & Wiers, R. (2011). Middelengebruik. In: M. Taal & C. Poleij (Red.). Interventies in het onderwijs: werken aan goede verhoudingen. Den Haag: Boom Lemma. (pp. 93-120). IRIS
Wiers, R. W., Gladwin, T. E. & Salemink, E. (2011). Executieve Functies en Probleemgedrag: Tel eerst tot 10. De Psycholoog, 46 (11), 54-62.
Wiers, R. W. & Cousijn, J. (2012). Het Nederlandse cannabisbeleid rationaliseren. MGv (Medium GGZ en Verslaving). November 2012. http://www.mgv-online.nl/debat_artikel/38/Reinout-W-Wiers-Janna-Cousijn-Het-Nederlandse-cannabisbeleid-rationaliseren
Franken, I. H. A., & Wiers, R. W. (2013). Motivationele processen bij verslaving: de rol van craving, salience en aandacht. Tijdschrift voor psychiatrie, 55(11), 833-840.*
Wiers, R. W. (2013). Grip op je problemen. Cognitieve training bij verslaving en angst. Amsterdam: Bert Bakker.
Wiers, R. W., van Deursen, D., Wolf, A. & Salemink, E. (2013b). Gecomputeriseerde trainingen voor verslavingsgedrag bij adolescenten. In: C. Braet & S. Bögels (Redactie). Protocollaire behandelingen voor kinderen en adolescenten met psychische klachten 2. Amsterdam: Boom.
Salemink, E., de Voogd, E. L., de Hullu, E., & Wiers, R.W. (2013). Het glas is halfvol: Computergestuurde interpretatietraining bij angst. Gedragstherapie, 46, 329-342.
Salemink, E., Bosmans, G., de Haan, E., & Wiers, R.W. (2013). Look at the bright side of life: Computergestuurde training bij angst. Directieve Therapie, 33, 102-116.
Wiers, R. W., van Deursen, D., Wolf, A., Gladwin, T., & Salemink, E. (2013). Train je verslaving weg! Cognitieve trainingen bij verslavingsgedrag. Directieve Therapie 33, 118-134.
Wiers, R. W., van Deursen, D., Wolf, A., Boffo, M. & Salemink, E. (2014). Training van cognitieve processen ter ondersteuning van de behandeling van problematisch middelengebruik. In: G. M. Schippers, M. Smeerdijk & M. J.M. Merkx (Redactie). Handboek cognitieve gedragstherapie bij middelengebruik en gokken. Utrecht: Stichting Resultaten Scoren, Kenniscentrum Verslaving in samenwerking met Perspectief Uitgevers. Pp. 411-427.
Wiers, R. W. & Engels, R. (2014). Middelenmisbruik en verslaving. In: P. Prins & C. Braet (Eds). Handboek klinische ontwikkelingspsychologie. 2e Editie (pp. 467-490). Houten: Bohn, Stafleu Van Loghum.
Creemers, H., Cousijn, J. & Wiers, R. W. (2015). Stoornissen in cannabisgebruik. In: I. Franken, P. Muris & D. Denys (Redactie). Psychopathologie, Oorzaken, diagnostiek en behandeling. 2e druk. (pp. 743-753). Utrecht: De Tijdstroom.
Van Bockstaele, B., Salemink, E., Wiers, R. W. & Bögels, S. (in press). Nieuwe ontwikkelingen in de behandeling van sociale angst: De klinische effecten van aandachts- en mindfulnesstraining. Tijdschrift Gedragstherapie.
Wiers, R. W., Larsen, H. & Salemink, E. (2015). Middelgebonden stoornissen en verslaving. In H. T. Van der Molen, E. Simon & J. Van Lankveld (Red.). Klinische Psychologie. Theorieën en psychopathologie. Groningen: Noordhoff Uitgevers. (Pp 265-288).
Wiers, R. W. & Salemink E. (2015). Gecomputeriseerde training van psychologische processen bij problematisch middelengebruik. Gedragstherapie, 48 (2), 171-184.

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