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Publications in International Peer-reviewed Journals

2024 & In press

124.  Contreras, A., Blanchard, M. A., Mouguiama-Daouda, C., & Heeren, A. (2024). When eco-anger  (but not eco-anxiety nor eco-sadness) makes you change! A temporal network approach to the emotional experience of climate change. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 102, 102822. [OSF] [PDF]

123.  Hoebeke, Y., Vanderhasselt, M.A., Carême, M., Maurage, P., & Heeren A. (2024). No impact of tDCS on stress-induced state rumination and no influence of executive control and trait rumination: A double-blind sham-controlled within-subjects study. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 21(1), 99-109.   [OSF] [PDF]


122.  Bruin, W. B., Zhutovsky, P., van Wingen, G., Bas-Hoogendam, J. M., Groenewold, N., Hilbert, K., ..., Heeren, A.,… & Aghajani, M. (2024). Brain-Based Classification of Youth with Anxiety Disorders: an ENIGMA-ANXIETY Transdiagnostic Examination using Machine Learning. Nature Mental Health, 2, 104-118.  [PDF]


121.  Della Libera, C., Mouguiama-Daouda, C., Deschietere, G., & Heeren, A. (2024). Dérèglement climatique, santé mentale et éco-anxiété. Louvain Médical, 143, 01, 46-52. [PDF]

120.  Hoebeke, Y., Blanchard, M.A., Bernstein, E.E., McNally, R.J., & Heeren, A. (in press). Negativity is Key for Understanding the Interplay Between Rumination’s Features, Attention Control, and Their Dynamic Nature: A Temporal Network Approach. Cognitive Therapy and Research, in press. [PDF] [OSF] 


119. Heeren, A., & Asmundson, G. J. (2023). Understanding climate anxiety: What decision makers, health care providers, and the mental health community need to know to promote adaptive coping. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 93, 102654.  [PDF]


118. Heeren, A., Mouguiama-Daouda, C., & McNally, R. J. (2023). A network approach to climate change anxiety and its key related features. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 93, 102625.  [PDF] [OSF]

117. Blanchard, M. A., Contreras, A., Kalkan, R. B., & Heeren, A. (2023). Auditing the research practices and statistical analyses of group-level temporal network approach to psychological constructs: A systematic scoping review. Behavior Research Methods, 55, 767-787.  [PDF] [OSF]

116. Blanchard, M. A., Revol, J., Hoebeke, Y., Roskam, I., Mikolajczak, M., & Heeren, A. (2023). On the Temporal Nature of Parental Burnout: Development of an Experience Sampling Methodology (ESM) Tool to Assess Parental Burnout and Its Related Ever-Changing Family Context. Collabra: Psychology, 9(1): 74614.  [PDF] [OSF]

115. Groenewold, N. A., Bas-Hoogendam, J. M., Amod, A. R., Laansma, M. A., Van Velzen, L. S., Aghajani, M., Hilbert, K., Oh, H., Salas, R., Jackowski, A. P., Pan, P. M., Salum, G. A., Blair, J. R., Blair, K. S., Hirsch, J., Pantazatos, S. P., Schneier, F. R., Talati, A., Roelofs, K., Volman, I.,Blanco-Hinojo L, Cardoner N, Pujol J, Beesdo-Baum K, Ching CRK, Thomopoulos SI, Jansen A, Kircher T, Krug A, Nenadić I, Stein F, Dannlowski U, Grotegerd D, Lemke H, Meinert S, Winter A, Erb M, Kreifelts B, Gong Q, Lui S, Zhu F, Mwangi B, Soares JC, Wu MJ, Bayram A, Canli M, Tükel R, Westenberg PM, Heeren, A.  … Van der Wee, N. J. A. (2023). Volume of subcortical brain regions in social anxiety disorder: mega-analytic results from 37 samples in the ENIGMA-Anxiety Working Group. Molecular Psychiatry, 28: 1079-1089. [PDF]

114. Blanchard, M. A., Hoebeke, Y.,  & Heeren, A. (2023). Parental Burnout Features and the Family Context: A Temporal Network Approach in Mothers. Journal of Family Psychology, 37(3), 398-407.  [PDF] 

113. Kraft, B., Bø, R., Jonassen, R., Heeren, A., Ulset, V., Stiles, T., & Landrø, N. I. (2022). The Association Between Depression Symptoms and Reduced Executive Functioning is Primarily Linked By Fatigue. Psychiatry Research Communications, 3(2): 100120. [PDF]

112. Mouguiama-Daouda, C., Blanchard, M. A., & Heeren, A. (2023). Is there an all-embracing “intolerance to uncertainty” construct? French adaptation and validation of the Intolerance to Uncertainty Scale-Revised. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 20(1), 48-54.[OSF] [PDF]

111. Kalkan*, R. B., Blanchard*, M. A., Mikolajczak, M., Roskam, I., & Heeren, A. (2023). Emotional exhaustion and feeling fed up as the driving forces of parental burnout and its consequences on children: Insights from a network approach. Current Psychology, 42, 22278–22289. (*shared first authorship). [PDF]

110. Lin, G.-X., Mikolajczak, M., Keller, H., Akgun, E., Arikan, G., Aunola, K., Barham, E., Besson, E., Blanchard, M. A., Brianda, M. E., Brytek-Matera, A., César, F., Chen, B.-B., Dorald, G., Dunsmuir, S., Egorova, N., Escobar, M. J., Favez, N., Fontaine, A. M., Foran, H., Gannagé, M., Gaspar, M., Godbout, L., Goldenberg, A., Gross, J.,, Ancuta Gurza, M., Hatta, O., Heeren, A.,…, Roskam, I.  (2023). Parenting Culture(s): Ideal-Parent Beliefs Across 37 Countries. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 54(1), 4–24. [PDF]




109. Hoebeke, Y., Blanchard, M. A., Contreras, A., & Heeren, A. (2022). An experience sampling measure of the key features of rumination. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 19(5): 288-297. [PDF]  [OSF]


108. Maurage, P., Heeren, A., Lannoy, S., Flaudias, V. (2022). The role of attentional networks in smoking behavior among young adults: Specific contribution of executive control. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 24:1906-1913:  


107. Heeren, A., Mouguiama-Daouda, C., & Contreras, A. (2022). On climate anxiety and the threat it may pose to daily life functioning and adaptation: A study among European and African French-speaking participants. Climatic Change, 173, 15.  [PDF]  [OSF]


106. Mouguiama-Daouda, C., Blanchard, M. A., Coussement, C., & Heeren, A. (2022). On the Measurement of Climate Change Anxiety: French Validation of the Climate Anxiety Scale. Psychologica Belgica, 62, 1, 123-135. [PDF]  [OSF] [French version of the scale]


105. Desmedt, O., Heeren, A.., Corneille, O., & Luminet, O. (2022). What do measures of self-report interoception measure? Insights from a systematic review, latent factor analysis, and network approach. Biological psychology, 169, 108289. [PDF] [OSF]


104. Coussement, C., & Heeren, A. (2022). Sleep problems as a transdiagnostic hub bridging impaired attention control, generalized anxiety, and depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 296, 305–308. [PDF] [OSF]


103. Coussement, C., de Longueville, X., & Heeren, A. (2022). Attentional networks in co-occurring generalized anxiety disorder and major depression disorder: Towards a staging approach to the executive control deficits. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 113, 1, 152294. [PDF] [OSF]


102. Bas‐Hoogendam, J.M.,  Groenewold, N. A.,  Aghajani, M., Freitag, G. F., Hilbert, K., Jahanshad, N., Thomopoulos, S. I., Thompson, P. M., Veltman, D. J., Winkler, A. M., Lueken, U., Pine, D.S., van der Wee, N. J. A., Stein, D. J., & Enigma-Anxiety Working Group* (2022). ENIGMA-anxiety working group: Rationale for and organization of large-scale neuroimaging studies of anxiety disorders. Human Brain Mapping, 43, 1, 83–112.  * as a member of the Enigma-Anxiety Working Group  [PDF]

101. Suen, P., Bacchi, P. S., Razza, L., Dos Santos, L. A., Fatori, D., Klein, I., Passos, I. C., Smoller, J. W., Bauermeister, S., Goulart, A. C., de Souza Santos, I., Bensenor, I. M., Lotufo, P. A., Heeren, A., & Brunoni, A. R. (2022). Examining the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic through the lens of the network approach to psychopathology: Analysis of the Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Health (ELSA-Brasil) cohort over a 12-year timespan. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 85, 102512. [PDF]

100. Blanchard, M.A. & Heeren, A. (2022). Ongoing and future challenges of the network approach to psychopathology: From theoretical conjectures to clinical transitions. In G. Asmundson (Ed). Comprehensive Clinical Psychology—2nd edition. Amsterdam: Elsevier. [PDF]


99.  Heeren, A., Lannoy, S., Coussement, C., Hoebeke, Y., Verschuren, A., Blanchard, M.A., Chakroun-Baggioni, N., Philippot, P., & Gierski, F. (2021). A network approach to the five-facet model of mindfulness. Scientific Reports, 11:15094.  [PDF] [OSF


98. Billieux, J., Heeren, A., Rochat, L., Maurage, P., Bayard, S., [...], & Baggio, S. (2021), Positive and Negative Urgency as a single coherent construct: Evidence from a large-scale network analysis in clinical and non-clinical samples. Journal of Personality, In press.   [PDF] [OSF]

97. Wong, Q. J. J., & Heeren, A. (2021). Understanding the dynamic interaction of maladaptive social-evaluative beliefs and social anxiety: A latent change score model approach. Cognitive Therapy and Research, In press. [PDF]

96. Lannoy, S., Baggio, S., Heeren, A., Dormal, V., Maurage, P., & Billieux, J. (2021). What is binge drinking? Insights from network analyses. Addictive Behaviors, 117, 106848;[PDF]


95. Hoebeke, Y., Desmedt, O.,  Özçimen, B.,  & & Heeren, A. (2021).  The Impact of transcranial Direct Current Stimulation on Rumination: A Systematic Review of the Sham-controlled Studies in Healthy and Clinical Samples. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 106, 152226. [PDF[OSF]


94. Blanchard*, M. A., Roskam, I., Mickolajcazak, M., & Heeren, A. (2021). A network approach to parental burnout. Child Abuse and Neglect, 111, 104826.  [PDF] [OSF]

 *MAB received the 2020 STAR Student Development Award  from the Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and Resilience research society, for a preprint version of this publication. ​


93.  Blanchard, M. A., & Heeren, A. (2020). Why we should move from reductionism and embrace a network approach to parental burnout. New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, 2020, 159–168. 159–168.  [PDF]

92.  Heeren, A., Bernstein, E.E.,& McNally, R.J. (2020). Bridging maladaptive social self-beliefs and social anxiety: A network perspective. Journal of Anxiety Disorders,  74, 10226. [PDF] [OSF

91. Heeren, A. (2020). On the distinction between fear and anxiety in a (post)pandemic world: A commentary on Schimmenti et al. (2020). Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 17, 189-191. [PDF]

90. Bernstein, E.E., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2020). A network approach to understanding the emotion regulation benefits of aerobic exercise. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 44, 52-60. [PDF]

89. Coussement, C., Riesco de Vega, M., & Heeren, A. (2020). The impact of anodal tDCS on attentional networks as a function of anxiety and depressive symptoms: A preregistered double-blind sham-controlled experiment. Clinical Neuropsychiatry, 17, 4, 225-235.  [PDF] [OSF]

88.  Conteras, A., Valiente, C., Heeren, A., & Bentall, R.P. (2020). A temporal network approach to paranoia: A pilot study. Frontiers in Psychology, 11: 544565. [PDF] [OSF]

87. Baggio, S., Gonçalves, L., Heeren, A., Heller, P., Gétaz, L., Graf, M., Rossegger, A., Endrass, J., & Wolff, H. (2020). The Mental Health Burden of Immigration Detention: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Criminology - The Online Journal, (2), 219-233. [PDF]

86.  Hanseeuw, B., Cougnon, L.-A., Heeren, A., Gurnet, N., & Lits, G. (2020). Le (dé-) confinement, un enjeu humain et sociétal: Focus sur l’impact de « l’infodémie » de COVID-19 en Belgique francophone. Louvain Médical, 39, 05, 369-374. [PDF]

85. Krings, A., Heeren, A., Fontaine, P., & Blairy, S. (2020). Attentional biases in depression: Relation to disorder severity, rumination, and anhedonia.  Comprehensive Psychiatry, 100, 152173. [PDF] [OSF]

84. Pabst, A., Heeren, A., & Maurage, P. (2020). Socio-affective processing biases in severe alcohol use disorders: Experimental and therapeutic perspectives. Addictive Behaviors, 106, 106382.  [PDF]


83. Coussement, C., & Heeren, A.  (2020). Repenser la comorbidité psychiatrique: Une revue conceptuelle sous l'angle de la comorbidité psychiatrique. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 25, 2-30. [PDF]

82. Krings, A., Wagener, A., Heeren, A., & Blairy, S. (2020). Etude préliminaire de l'effet de l'activation comportemental sur les biais attentionnels envers l'information émotionnelle à valence positive et négative. Annales Médico-psychologiques, 178, 460- 466. [PDF]

81. Lannoy, S., Chatard, A., Selimbegovic, L., Tello, N., Van der Linden, M., Heeren, A., & Billieux, J. (2020). Too good to be cautious: High implicit self-esteem predicts self-reported dangerous mobile phone use. Computers in Human Behavior, 103, 208-213. [PDF]


80.  Heeren, A.. Hoebeke, Y., & Cousement, C. (2019). Unfolding the complex dynamic interplay between attentional processes and anxiety: A commentary on Ghassemzadeh, Rothbart, and Posner. Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology, 32, 63-66. [PDF]


79. Bernstein, E.E., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2019). Reexamining trait rumination as a system of repetitive negative thoughts: A network analysis.  Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 63, 21-27. [PDF]


78. Woud, M. L., Heeren, A., Shkreli, L., Meyer, T., Egeri, L., Cwik, J. C., Zlomuzica, A., Kessler, H., & Margraf, J. (2019). Investigating the effect of proactive interference control training on intrusive memories. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 10, 1611092. [PDF]

77. Kraft, B., Jonassen, R., Heeren, A., Harmer, C., Stiles, T., Landrø, N.I. (2019). Attention bias modification in remitted depression is associated with increased interest and leads to reduced adverse impact of anxiety symptoms and negative cognition. Clinical Psychological Science, 7, 530-544. [PDF] [Suppl


76.  Lannoy, S., Heeren, A., Dormal, V., Billieux, J., & Maurage, P. (2019). Is there room for attentional impairments in binge drinking? A commentary on Carbia et al. (2018). Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 98, 58-60.



75.  Aalbers, G.,  McNally, R.J., Heeren, A., de Wit, S., & Fried, E. I. (2019). Social Media and Depression Symptoms:  A Network Perspective. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 148, 8, 1454-1462.  [PDF] [OSF]

74. Flaudias, V., Heeren, A., Brousse, G., & Maurage, P. (2019). Towards a triadic approach to craving in addictive disorders: The metacognitive hub

model. Harvard Review of Psychiatry, 27, 326-331. [PDF]


73. Bravo, M.C., Lecomte, T., Corbière, M., Heeren, A. (2019). Psychometric properties of the French version of the Social Anxiety Questionnaire for Adults. International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy, 1, 101-110. [LINK] [Scale]


72.  Coussement, C., Maurage, P, Billieux, J., & Heeren, A. (2019).  Does change in attention control mediate the impact of tDCS on attentional bias for threat? Limited evidence from a double-blind sham-controlled experiment in an unselected sample. Psychologica Belgica, 59, 16-32.  [PDF]

71. Kotsou, I., Mickolajcazak, M., Heeren, A., Grégoire, J., & Leys, C. (2019). Improving emotional intelligence: A systematic review of existing work and future challenges. Emotion Review, 11, 151-165. [PDF]


70. Rochat, L., Maurage, P.,   Heeren, A.,  & Billieux, J.  (2018). Let's open the "Decision-Making" umbrella:  A framework for conceptualizing and assessing features of impaired decision making in addiction.  Neuropsychology Review, 29, 27-51.





69. Heeren, A.,  Bernstein, E.E., & McNally, R.J. (2018). Deconstructing trait anxiety: A network perspective. Anxiety, Stress, & Coping, 31, 262-276.    [PDF]  [Suppl]


68. Heeren, A. (2018). Commentary: The impact of digital technology on psychological treatments and their dissemination. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1571. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2018.01571  [PDF]


67.  Heeren, A. & McNally (2018). Correction to: Social anxiety disorder as a densely interconnected network of fear and avoidance for social situations. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 42(6), 878-879.  doi:10.1007/s10608-018-9952-3.   [PDF]  [R code]


66. Heeren, A.,  Jones, P. J., & McNally, R.J. (2018). Mapping network connectivity among symptoms of social anxiety and comorbid depression in people with social anxiety disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 228, 75-82    [PDF] [Suppl]


65. Dormal, V., Heeren, A. Pesenti, M., & Maurage, P. (2018). Time perception is not for the faint-hearted? Physiological arousal does not influence duration categorization. Cognitive Processing, 19, 399-409.  [PDF]


64. Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2018). Social anxiety disorder as a densely interconnected network of fear and avoidance for social situations. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 42, 103-113.   [PDF [Suppl ]




63. Bernstein, E.E., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2017). Unpacking rumination and executive control: A network perspective. Clinical Psychological Science, 5, 816-826.  [PDF]


62. McNally, R.J., Heeren, A., & Robinaugh, D.J. (2017). A Bayesian network analysis of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in adults reporting childhood sexual abuse. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, Vol 8, Sup 3.   [PDF]  [Suppl]


61. Jones, P., Heeren, A., & McNally, R.J. (2017). Commentary: A network theory of mental disorders. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 1305 doi:10.3389/fpsyg/2017.01305  [PDF] [OSF


60. Heeren, A., Dricot, L., Billieux, J., Philippot, P., Grynberg, D., de Timary, P., & Maurage, P. (2017). Correlates of social exclusion in social anxiety disorder: An fMRI study. Scientific Reports — Nature, 7, 260.  [PDF]


59. Heeren, A., Billieux, J., Philippot, P., de Raedt, R., Baeken, C., de Timary, P., Maurage, P., & Vanderhasselt, M.-A. (2017). Impact of transcranial direct current stimulation on attentional bias for threat: A proof-of-concept study among individuals with social anxiety disorder. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 21, 251-260.     [PDF]   [Suppl]


58. Kardefelt-Winther, D., Heeren, A., Schimmenti, A., Van Rooij, T., Maurage, P., Carras, M, Edman, J., Blaszczynski, A., Khazaal, Y., & Billieux, B.  (2017). How can we conceptualize behavioral addiction without pathologizing common behaviors? Addiction, 112, 1709-1715.  [PDF]


57. Billieux, J., van Rooij, A., Heeren, A., Schimmenti, A., Maurage, P., Edman, J., Blaszczynski, A., Khazaal, Y., & Kardefelt-Winther, D. (2017). Behavioral addiction open definition 2.0. — How open science frameworks are useful for collaborative and transparent theoretical development. Addiction, 112, 1723-1724. [PDF]


56. Billieux, J., Blaszczynski, A., Carras, M., Edman, J.,  Heeren, A., Kardefelt-Winther, D., ..., Van Rooij, A. J. (2017). Behavioral Addiction: Open definition development. Open Science Framework.  [OSF]


55. Maurage, P., Heeren, A., Lahaye, M., Jeanjean, A., Guettat, L., Verellen-Dumoulin, C., & Halkin, S., Billieux, J., & Constant, E. (2017). Attentional impairments in Hungtinton's disease: A specific deficit for the executive conflict. Neuropsychology, 31, 424-436.    [PDF     [Suppl]


54. Lannoy, S., Heeren, A., Moyaerts, N., Bruneau, N., Evrard, S., Billieux, J., & Maurage, P. (2017). Differential attentional impairments across attentional networks in binge drinking. Psychopharmacology, 234, 1054-1068. [PDF]


53. Krings, A. Blairy, S., Fontaine, P., Vandriette, Y.-M., & Heeren, A. (2017). Biais attentions et symptômes dépressifs: Quels sont leurs liens et leur association avec d'autres processus psychologiques? Résultats préliminaires. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 22, 3, 15-21.  [PDF]


52. Dethier, V., Heeren, A., Bouvard, M.,  Baeyens, C., & Philippot, P. (2017). Embracing the structure of metacognitive beliefs: Validation of the French short version of the Metacognitions Questionnaire. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 10, 219-233. [PDF]




51. Heeren, A. & McNally, R.J. (2016). An integrative network approach to social anxiety disorder: The complex dynamic interplay among attentional bias for threat, attentional control, and symptoms. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 42, 95-104.  [PDF]


50. Heeren, A. & McNally, R.J. (2016). A  call for complexity in the study of social anxiety disorder. [Commentary on The aetiology and maintenance of social anxiety disorder: A synthesis of complementary theoretical models and formulation of a new integrated model]. Frontiers in Psychology: 7:1963. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01963.  [PDF]


49. Heeren, A., Coussement, C., & McNally, R.J. (2016). Untangling attention bias modification from emotion: A double-blind randomized experiment among individuals with social anxiety disorder. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 50, 61-67.  [PDF]


48. Grynberg, D., de Timary, P., Philippot, P., D’Hondt, F., Briane, Y., Devynck, F., Douilliez, C., Billieux, J., Heeren, A., & Maurage, P. (2016). Abstract and concrete repetitive thinking modes in alcohol-dependence. Journal of Addictive Diseases, 35, 4. [PDF]


47. Maurage, P., Lahaye, M., Grynberg, D., Jeanjean, A., Guettat, L., Verellen-Dumoulin, C., Halkin, S., Heeren, A., Billieux, J., & Constant, E. (2016). Dissociation between emotional and cognitive empathy in pre-clinical and clinical Huntington’s disease. Psychiatry Research, 237, 103-108.   [PDF]


46Heeren, A., Coussement, C., & Colon, E. (2016). Stimulation transcrânienne à courant continu: Perspectives nouvelles d’interventions en psychiatrie [Invited Communication]. Médecines/Sciences, 32, 752-757. [PDF]



44. Heeren, A., Mogoaşe, C., Philippot, P., & McNally, R.J. (2015). Attention bias modification for social anxiety: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical Psychology Review, 40, 76-90.    [PDF

43. Heeren, A., Mogoaşe, C., McNally, R. J., Schmitz, A., & Philippot, P. (2015). Does attention bias modification improve attentional control? A double-blind randomized experiment with individuals with social anxiety disorder. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 29, 1, 35-42.  [PDF]


42.  Heeren, A., Philippot, P., & Koster, E. H. W. (2015). Impact of the Temporal Stability of Preexistent Attentional Bias for Threat on its Alteration through Attention Bias Modification. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 49, 69-75.  [PDF]


41. Billieux, J., Schimmenti, A., & Khazaal, Y., Maurage, P., & Heeren, A. (2015). Are we overpathologizing everyday life? A tenable blueprint for behavioral addiction research. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 4, 3, 119-123.  [PDF]

40. Heeren, A., Billieux, J., Philippot, P., & Maurage, P. (2015). Looking under the hood of executive function impairments in psychopathology: A commentary on “Advancing understanding of executive function impairments and psychopathology: bridging the gap between clinical and cognitive approaches”. Frontiers in Psychology, 6: 1170. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01170.  [PDF]

39. Coussement, C. & Heeren, A. (2015). Vers une architecture cognitive du maintien du biais attentionnel envers la menace dans l'anxiété: Une approche par comparaison de modèles. L’ Année Psychologique/Topics in Cognitive Psychology, 115, 4, 665-690.  [PDF]


38. Heeren, A., Busana, C., Coussement, C., & Philippot, P. (2015). Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for trichotillomania: A Bayesian case-control study. Psychologica Belgica, 55, 3, 118-133.  [PDF]


37. Adam*, F., Heeren, A., de Sutter, P., & Day, J. (2015). Development of a sex-related Five Facets Mindfulness Questionnaire: Preliminary validation and relationship with sex-related distress among a community sample of French-speaking women. Journal of Sex Research, 52, 6, 617-626. (*denotes equal contribution and shared first authorship). [PDF]


36. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., & Philippot, P. (2015). Revisiting attentional processing of non-emotional cues in social anxiety: A specific impairment for the orienting network of attention. Psychiatry Research, 228, 1, 136-142.  [PDF]


35. Heeren, A., Deplus, S., Peschard, V., Nef, F., Kotsou, I., Dierickx, C., Mondillon, L., Robinaugh, D., & Philippot, P. (2015). Does change in self-reported mindfulness mediate the clinical benefits of mindfulness training? A controlled study using the French translation of the Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire. Mindfulness, 6, 553-559.   [PDF]


34. Heeren, A., Baeken, C., Vanderhasselt, M.-A., Philippot, P., & De Raedt, R. (2015). Impact of anodal and cathodal transcranial direct current stimulation over the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex during attention bias modification: an eye-tracking study. PLOS ONE, 10(4): e0124182. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0124182.  [PDF]


33. Araneda, R., De Volder, A. G., Deggouj, N., Philippot, P., Heeren, A., Lacroix, E., Decat, M., Rombaux, P., & Renier, L. (2015). Altered top-down cognitive control and auditory processing in tinnitus: Evidences from auditory and visual spatial Stroop. Restorative Neurology & Neuroscience, 33, 67-80.  [PDF]



32. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., Perrot, H., De Volder, A. G., Renier, L., Araneda, R., Lacroix, E., Decat, M., Deggouj, N., & Philippot, P. (2014). Tinnitus specifically alters the top-down executive sub-component of attention: Evidence from the Attention Network Task. Behavioural Brain Research, 269, 147-154.  [PDF]

31. Lannoy, S., Heeren, A., Rochat, L., Rossignol, M., Van der Linden, M., & Billieux, J. (2014). Is there an all-embracing construct of emotional reactivity? Adaptation and validation of the Emotion Reactivity Scale among a French-speaking community sample. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 55, 8, 1960-1967. [PDF]


30. Heeren, A., Wong, Q.J.J., Ceschi, G., Moulds, M. L., & Philippot, P. (2014). Probing the structural validity of the Self-Beliefs in Social Anxiety Scale (SBSA): Adaptation and validation in a French-speaking community sample. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 46, 506-513.  [PDF]


29. Dethier, V., Heeren, A., Galanti, L., Philippot, P., & Billieux, J. (2014). Probing smoking craving with a multidimensional approach: Validation of the 12-Item French-language version of the Questionnaire on Smoking Urges. Neuropsychiatric Diseases and Treatment, 10, 1459-1468. [PDF]


28. Maurage, P., de Timary, P., Billieux, J., Collignon, M., & Heeren, A. (2014). Attentional alterations in alcohol-dependence are underpinned by specific executive control deficits. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38,7, 20105-12. [PDF]


27. Heeren, A., Lange, W.-G., Philippot, P., & Wong Q. J. J. (2014). Biased cognitions and social anxiety: Building a global framework for integrating cognitive, behavioral, and neural processes. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8: 538.  [PDF] [Download the full special issue]

26. Doi, H., Heeren, A., & Maurage, P. (2014). Scientific activity is a better predictor of Nobel award chances than dietary habits and economic factors. PLoS ONE, 9(3): e92612.  [PDF]


25. Douilliez, C., Heeren, A., Lefèvre, N., Watkins, E., Barnard, P., & Philippot, P. (2014). Validation de la version française d’un questionnaire évaluant les pensées répétitives constructives et non constructives. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 46, 2, 185-192.  [PDF]


24. Schmits, E., Heeren, A., & Quertemont, E. (2014). The self-report version of the LSAS-CA: Psychometric properties of the French version in a non-clinical adolescent sample. Psychologica Belgica, 54, 2, 191-198. [PDF]


23. Heeren, A., De Raedt, R., Koster, E.H.W., & Philippot P. (2013). The (neuro)cognitive mechanisms behind attention bias modification in anxiety: Proposals based on theoretical accounts of attentional bias. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7: 119.  [PDF]


22. Maurage, P., Joassin, F., Pesenti, M., Grandin, C., Heeren, A., Philippot, P., & de Timary, P. (2013). The neural network sustaining crossmodal integration is impaired in alcohol-dependence: An fMRI study. Cortex, 49, 1610-1626. [PDF]


21. Maurage, P., Heeren, A., & Pesenti, M. (2013). Does chocolate consumption really boost Nobel award chances? The peril of over-interpreting correlations in nutrition and health studies. The Journal of Nutrition, 143, 931-933. [PDF]


20. Delespaux, E., Ryckebosch-Dayez, A.-S., Heeren, A., & Zech, E. (2013). Attachment and severity of Grief: The mediating role of negative appraisal and inflexible coping. Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, 67, 269-289.  [PDF]


19. Heeren, A., Ceschi, G., Valentiner, D. P., Dethier, V., & Philippot, P. (2013). Assessing public speaking fear with the short-form of the Personal Report of Confidence as a Speaker scale: Confirmatory factor analyses among a French-speaking community sample. Neuropsychiatric Diseases and Treatment, 9, 609-618. [PDF]

18. Deleuze, J., Heeren, A., Billieux, J., de Timary, P., Philippot, P., Maurage, P. (2013). Implication des biais d'attention sélective dans l'alcoolo-dépendance : Une revue conceptuelle et empirique. Alcoologie & Addictologie, 35, 127-135.  [PDF]

17. Eeckhout, C., Francaux, M.,Heeren, A.,& Philippot, P. (2013). Assessment of decisional balance for regular physical exercise: Adaptation and validation of the Decisional Balance Scale for Exercise among a French sample. European Review of Applied Psychology, 63, 185-191. [PDF]


16. Maurage, P., de Timary, P., Moulds, M. L., Wong, Q. J. J., Collignon, M., Philippot, P., & Heeren, A., (2013). Maladaptive social self-beliefs in alcohol-dependence: A specific bias towards excessive high standards. PLoS ONE, 8, (3), e58928.  [PDF]


15. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., & Philippot, P. (2013). A Bayesian case-controls exploration of the malleability of attentional bias for threat in social phobia. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy, 6, 24-39. [PDF]


14. Heeren, A., Peschard, V., & Philippot, P. (2012). The causal role of attentional bias to threat cues in social anxiety: A test on a cyber-ostracism task. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 36, 512-521.  [PDF]


13. Rossignol, M., Campanella, S., Maurage, P., Heeren, A., Falbo, L., & Philippot, P. (2012). Enhanced perceptual responses during visual processing of facial stimuli in young socially anxious individuals. Neuroscience Letters, 526, 68-73.  [PDF]


12. Maurage, P., Joassin, F., Philippot, P., Heeren, A., Vermeulen, N., Mahau, P., Delperdange, C., Corneille, O., Luminet, O., & de Timary, P. (2012). Disrupted regulation of social exclusion in alcohol-dependence: An fMRI study. Neuropsychopharmacology, 37, 2067-2075.  [PDF]


11. Heeren, A., Maurage, P., Rossignol, M., Vanhaelen, M., Peschard, V., Eeckhout, C., & Philippot, P. (2012). The self-report version of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale: Psychometric properties of the French version. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 44, 99-107. [PDF]


10. Heeren, A., Ceschi, G., & Philippot, P. (2012). Biais attentionnels et troubles émotionnels: De l’évaluation au changement clinique. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 17, 24-41. [PDF]

9. Grynberg, D., Heeren, A., & Luminet, O. (2012). Development and validation of the Vicarious Distress Questionnaire. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 44, 138-145. [PDF]

8. Heeren, A.Brevers, D., Eeckhout, C., & Philippot, P. (2012). Evaluation et traitement du Syndrome de Gilles de la Tourette: Une revue empirique. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 17, 8-18.  [PDF]


7. Heeren, A., Reese, H. E., McNally, R. J., & Philippot, P. (2012). Attention training toward and away from threat in social phobia: Effects on subjective, behavioral, and physiological measures of anxiety. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 50, 30-39.   [PDF]


6. Heeren, A., Lievens, L., & Philippot, P. (2011). How does attention training work in social phobia: Disengagement from threat or reengagement to non-threat? Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 25, 1108-1115.  [PDF]


5. Heeren, A., Douilliez, C., Peschard, V., Debrauwere, L., & Philippot, P. (2011). Cross-cultural consistency of the Five Facets Mindfulness Questionnaire: Adaptation and validation in a French sample. European Review of Applied Psychology, 61, 147-151.  [PDF]   Suppl 1 Suppl 2


4. Heeren, A. & Philippot, P. (2011). Changes in ruminative thinking mediate the clinical benefits of mindfulness: Preliminary findings. Mindfulness, 2, 8-13. [PDF]


3. Heeren, A. & Philippot, P. (2010). Les interventions basées sur la pleine conscience: Une revue conceptuelle et empirique. Revue Québécoise de Psychologie, 31, 37-61. [PDF]



2. Heeren, A. & Philippot, P. (2009). Les interventions basées sur la pleine conscience. Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive, 14, 13-23. 

1. Heeren, A.Van Broeck, N., & Philippot, P. (2009). The effects of mindfulness training on executive processes and autobiographical memory specificity. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 47, 403-409.  [PDF]    

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