Journal Publications of Our Team​

About Hoarding Disorder:

Chou, C.Y., Tsoh, J., Vigil, O., Bain, D., Uhm, S.Y., Howell, G.,…Mathews, C.A. (2017). Contributions of shame and self-criticism to hoarding. Psychiatry Research, 262, 488-493.


Chou, C.Y., Tsoh, J.Y., Smith, L. C., Bain, D.L., Botcheva, L., Chan, E.,…Mathews, C.A. (2018). How is hoarding related to trauma? A detailed examination on different aspects of hoarding and age when hoarding started. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 16, 81-87.


Chou, C. Y.,Mackin, R.S., Delucchi, K.L., Mathews, C.A. (2018). <Detail-oriented visual processing style: its role in the relationships between early life adversity and hoarding-related dysfunctions. Psychiatry Research, 267, 30-36. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2018.05.053


Mathews, C. A., Mackin, R. S., Chou, C.Y., Uhm, S.Y., Bain, L.D., Stark, S.J.,…Delucchi, K. (2018). Randomized clinical Trial of Community-Based Peer-Led and Psychologist-Led Group Treatment for Hoarding Disorder. British Journal of Psychiatry Open, 4, 285-293. open access doi: 10.1192/bjo.2018.30


Martin, A.M., Zakrzewski, J. J., Chou, C.Y., Uhm, S.Y., Gause, R.M., Chan, J.,… Mathews, C. A. (2018). Recruiting under-represented populations into psychiatric research: Results from the help for hoarding study. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, 12, 169-175. open access doi: 10.1016/j.conctc.2018.11.003


Chou, C. Y.,Tsoh, J. Y., Shumway, M., Smith, L. C., Chan, J., Delucchi, K.,…Mathews, C. A. (2019). Treating Hoarding Disorder with Compassion Focused Therapy. British Journal of Clinical Psychology. doi: 10.1111/bjc.12228


Archer, C. A., Moran, K., Garza K., Zakrzewski, J. J., Martin A., Chou, C. Y.,… Mathews, C. A. (2019). Relationship between symptom severity, psychiatric comorbidity, social/occupational impairment, and suicidality in Hoarding Disorder. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 21, 158-164.


Zakrzewski, J. J., Mackin, S., Gillett, A., Chou, C. Y., Uhm, S., Bain, D.,…Mathews, C. A. (2019). Perception of abilities and the effect of treatment on neurocognitive performance in a treatment seeking sample of individuals with hoarding disorder. Biological Psychiatry, 85, 308.


Zakrzewski, J. J., Gillett, D., Vigil, O., Smith, L., Komaiko, K., Chou, C. Y.,…Mathews, C. A. (2019). Visually mediated functioning improves following treatment of Hoarding Disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders


About Trauma and PTSD:

Chou, C. Y., Su, Y. J., Wu, H. M., & Chen, S. H. (2011). Child physical abuse and the related PTSD in Taiwan: the role of Chinese cultural background and victims’ subjective reactions. Child Abuse and Neglect, 35, 58-68.


Chou, C.Y.,La Marca, R., Steptoe, A., Brewin, C.R. (2014). Biological responses to trauma and the development of intrusive memories: an analogue study with the trauma film paradigm. Biological Psychology, 103, 135-143.


Chou, C.Y.,La Marca, R., Steptoe, A., Brewin, C.R. (2014). Heart Rate, Startle Response, and Intrusive Trauma Memories. Psychophysiology, 51, 236-246.


Fodor, K. E., Unterhitzenberger, J., Chou, C. Y., Kartal, D., Leistner, S., Milosavljevic, M.…Alisic, E. (2014). Is traumatic stress research global? A bibliometric analysis. European Journal of Psychotramatology, 5, 23269. open access doi: 10.3402/ejpt.v5.23269


Chou, C.Y., La Marca, R., Steptoe, A., Brewin, C.R. (2018). Cardiovascular and psychological responses to the voluntary recall of trauma in PTSD. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 9, 1472988. open access doi: 10.1080/20008198.2018.1472988


Chou, C. Y., Herbst, E., Cloitre, M., Tsoh, J. (2018). An emotion regulation focused theoretical model and a novel treatment approach for nicotine addiction among individuals with PTSD. Cogent Medicine, 5, 1558731