Karolien van den Akker
Article in Journal
Schyns, G., van den Akker, K., Roefs, A., Houben, K., & Jansen, A. (2019). Exposure therapy vs lifestyle intervention to reduce food cue reactivity and binge eating in obesity: A pilot study., Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry , 01/2019: Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.jbtep.2019.01.005.
Schyns, G.L.T., van den Akker, K., & Jansen, A. (2018). What works better? Food cue exposure aiming at the habituation of eating desires or food cue exposure aiming at the violation of overeating expectancies?, Behaviour Research and Therapy, 102, 03/2018, 1-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.brat.2017.12.001.
van den Akker, K., Schyns, G.L.T., & Jansen, A. (2018). Learned Overeating: Applying Principles of Pavlovian Conditioning to Explain and Treat Overeating, Current Addiction Reports, 5(2), 04/2018, 223-231, DOI: 10.1007/s40429-018-0207-x.
van den Akker, K., Nederkoorn, C., & Jansen, A. (2017). Electrodermal responses during appetitive conditioning are sensitive to contingency instruction ambiguity, International Journal of Psychophysiology, 118, 06-2017, 40-47, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2017.06.004.
van den Akker, K., Havermans, R.C., & Jansen, A. (2017). Appetitive conditioning to specific times of day, Appetite, 116, 09/2017, 232-238, DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2017.05.014.
van den Akker, K., Schyns, G.L.T., & Jansen, A. (2017). Altered appetitive learning in overweight and obese women, Behaviour Research and Therapy, 99, 12/2017, 78-88, DOI: 10.1016/j.brat.2017.09.006.
van den Akker, K., Bongers, P., & Jansen, A. (2017). Validation of prospective portion size and latency to eat as behavioural measures of reactivity to snack foods, Appetite, 116, 05/2017, 480-486, DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2017.05.049.
van den Akker, K., van den Broek, M., Havermans, R.C., & Jansen, A. (2016). Violation of eating expectancies does not reduce conditioned desires for chocolate, Appetite, 100, 05/2016, 10-17, DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2016.02.004.
Jansen, A., Schyns, G.L.T., & van den Akker, K. (2016). From lab to clinic: extinction of cued craving to reduce overeating, Physiology & Behavior, 162, 08/2106, 174-180, DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2016.03.018.
van den Akker, K., Schyns, G.L.T., & Jansen, A. (2016). Enhancing inhibitory learning for the treatment of overeating: design and rationale of a cue exposure therapy trial in overweight and obese women, Contemporary Clinical Trials, 49, 07/2016, 85-91, DOI: 10.1016/j.cct.2016.06.008.
Bongers, P., van den Akker, K., Havermans, R.C., & Jansen, A. (2015). Emotional eating and Pavlovian learning: does negative mood facilitate appetitive conditioning?, Appetite, 89, 06/2015, 226-236, DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2015.02.018.
van den Akker, K., Havermans, R.C., & Jansen, A. (2015). Effects of occasional reinforced trials during extinction on the reacquisition of conditioned responses to food cues, Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 48, 09/2015, 50-58, DOI: 10.1016/j.jbtep.2015.02.001.
Bongers, P., & van den Akker, K. (2015). Deskundigen in het voedseldoolhof. Bespreking van ‘Het Voedsellabyrint’ van J. Seidell en J. Halberstadt en ‘Overgewicht en gezondheid’ van E. Van Thiel, De Psycholoog, 50, 21-23.
van den Akker, K., Stewart, K., Antoniou, E.E., Palmberg, A., & Jansen, A. (2014). Food cue reactivity, obesity, and impulsivity: are they associated?, Current Addiction, 1(4), 301-308, DOI: 10.1007/s40429-014-0038-3.
van den Akker, K. (2014). Pavlov en de zoetstofmythe, De Psycholoog, 49, 12-19.
van den Akker, K., Havermans, R.C., Bouton, M.E., & Jansen, A. (2014). How partial reinforcement of food cues affects the extinction and reacquisition of appetitive responses. A new model for dieting success?, Appetite, 81, 10/2014, 242-252, DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2014.06.024.
Havermans, R.C., & van den Akker, K. (2013). Odysseus in luilekkerland. Bespreking van ‘Eet mij: de psychologie van eten, diëten en teveel eten’ van A. ten Broeke & R. Veldhuizen, De Psycholoog, 48, 25-26.
van den Akker, K., Jansen, A., Frentz, F., & Havermans, R.C. (2013). Impulsivity makes more susceptible to overeating after contextual appetitive conditioning, Appetite, 70, 11/2013, 73-80, DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2013.06.092.
van den Akker, K., & Jansen, A. (2012). Eten uit gewoonte, hoe zit dat precies? Obesitas door Pavlovreactie, Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Voeding en Diëtetiek,, 67, 01/2012, 26-28.
Coelho, J.S., van den Akker, K., Nederkoorn, C., & Jansen, A. (2011). Pre-exposure to high- versus low-caloric foods: Effects on children's subsequent fruit intake, Eating Behaviors, 13, 11/2011, 71-73.
Book Chapter
Vervoort, L., Vandeweghe, L., van den Akker, K., Braet, N., & Kemps, E. (2016). Food: Treat or Threat or Treatment? Reward and punishment in eating behaviour and interventions to change them, Innovations and Future Directions in the Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, 06/2016 (pp. 113-117). Samford Valley, QLD: Australian Academic Press, ISBN: 9781922117700.
Vervoort, L., van den Akker, K., & Schyns, G.L.T. (2016). Automatic processes in eating behavior: understanding and overcoming food cue-reactivity, Innovations and Future Directions in the Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (pp. 1-2). Samford Valley, QLD: Australian Academic Press, ISBN: 9781922117700.

Projects by Karolien van den Akker