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Psychotherapeut

, Volume 63, Issue 3, pp 226–234 | Cite as

Interaktionelle Gruppentherapie bei stressinduzierten Schmerzstörungen

Funktion und Aufgaben des Therapeuten
  • Johannes Dobersch
  • Martin grosse Holtforth
  • Ulrich T. Egle
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Zusammenfassung

Patienten mit generalisierten, stressinduzierten Schmerzstörungen weisen neben den Schmerzen häufig starke Beeinträchtigungen des alltäglichen Funktionsniveaus und ausgeprägte, dysfunktionale Interaktionsmuster auf. Kognitiv-verhaltenstherapeutische Schmerzbewältigungsprogramme greifen bei dieser Patientengruppe meist zu kurz. Die interaktionelle (störungsspezifische) Gruppentherapie stellt eine Möglichkeit dar, dysfunktionale Interaktionsmuster so zu verändern, dass es zum Rückgang der Stressbelastung und damit der assoziierten Schmerzsymptomatik kommt. Hintergrund und zentrale Aspekte der Behandlungsmethode werden dargestellt.

Schlüsselwörter

Hyperalgesie Affekt Zwischenmenschliche Beziehungen Gruppenpsychotherapie Neurobiologie 

Interactional group therapy for stress-induced pain syndromes

Function and tasks of therapists

Abstract

In clinical practice, patients suffering from generalized stress-induced pain syndromes often report pronounced impairments in everyday activities and demonstrate pronounced interpersonal problems in addition to the pain. Cognitive behavioral therapeutic pain coping programs often yield unsatisfactory result. A specific interactional (disorder-specific) group therapy may help to change these interpersonal problems by reducing the levels of stress and associated pain symptomatology. The background and central strategies of this treatment approach are described.

Keywords

Hyperalgesia Affect Interpersonal problems Group therapy Neurobiology 

Notes

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Interessenkonflikt

J. Dobersch, M. Grosse Holtforth und U.T. Egle geben an, dass kein Interessenkonflikt besteht.

Dieser Beitrag beinhaltet keine von den Autoren durchgeführten Studien an Menschen oder Tieren.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Johannes Dobersch
    • 1
  • Martin grosse Holtforth
    • 2
  • Ulrich T. Egle
    • 3
  1. 1.Praxis für Psychologische SchmerztherapieOffenburgDeutschland
  2. 2.Psychosomatik, Lory-HausInselspital BernBernSchweiz
  3. 3.Dep. PsychosomatikKlinik BarmelweidAarauSchweiz

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