Publications

2021

Arendt, F., & Mestas, M. (2021). Celebrity suicide of a pre-World War I spy: Colonel Redl and the Werther effect. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. Advance Online Publication. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000762.

Armstrong, G., Haregu, T., Arya, V., Vijayakumar, L., Sinyor, M., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Spittal, M. J. (2021). Suicide-related Internet search queries in India following media reports of a celebrity suicide: an interrupted time series analysis. World Psychiatry, 20(1), 143–144. doi:10.1002/wps.20832.

Capron, D. W., Andel, R., Voracek, M., Till, B., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Bauer, B. W., Anestis, M. D., & Tran, U. S. (2021). Time-series analyses of firearm-related Google searches and United States suicide rates 2004-2016. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. doi:10.1111/sltb.12728.

Côté, D., Williams, M., Zaheer, R., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Schaffer, A., & Sinyor, M. (2021). Suicide-related Twitter Content in Response to a National Mental Health Awareness Campaign and the Association between the Campaign and Suicide Rates in Ontario: Le contenu Lié au Suicide Sur Twitter en Réponse à Une Campagne Nationale de Sensibilisation à la Santé Mentale et à L’association Entre la Campagne et le Taux de Suicide en Ontario. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry. Revue Canadienne de Psychiatrie, 706743720982428. doi:10.1177/0706743720982428.

Eisenwort, B., Fernandez Arias, P., Klier, C., Till, B. (2021). News media representations of women who kill their newly born children. Archives of Women’s Mental Health. doi:10.1007/s00737-021-01148-x.

Eisenwort,B. Schmid,C. Yousuf, F.,Winkler,A., Felnhofer,A., Klier, C (in Druck). Mehrsprachiges Aufwachsen und Sprachentwicklungsstörungen. Sylvia Moosmüllers Forschung über Sprachvariation und die klinische Praxis der Sprachdiagnostik. In: Akustische Phonetik und ihre multidisziplinären Aspekte. In Gedenken an Syvia Moosmüller. ÖAW, Wien.

Grosselli L, Herzog K, Aseltine RH, Balazs J, Carli V, Ciffone J,[…], Niederkrotenthaler T, […] Knapp S (2021). Dos and Don’ts in Designing School-based Awareness Programs for Suicide Prevention: Results of a Three-stage Delphi Survey. Crisis (in press). doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000783.

Klim-Conforti P, Zaheer R, Levitt AJ, Cheung AH, Schachar R, Schaffer A, Goldstein BI, Fefergrad M, Niederkrotenthaler T, Sinyor M. (2021). The Impact of a Harry Potter-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Skills Curriculum on Suicidality and Well-being in Middle Schoolers: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Affective Disorders, 268, 134-141. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2021.02.028.

Knipe, D., Hawton, K., Sinyor, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2021). Researchers must contribute to responsible reporting of suicide. In BMJ (Clinical research ed.) (Vol. 372, p. n351). doi:10.1136/bmj.n351.

Markiewitz, A., Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2021). Verantwortungsvolle Berichterstattung über Suizide: Forschungsüberblick und Empfehlungen für die journalistische Praxis. Medien Journal, 44(3), 50-68. doi:10.24989/medienjournal.v44i3.1804.

Niederkrotenthaler T, Westerlund M. (2021). The role of mass media in suicide prevention. In book: Oxford Textbook of Suicidology and Suicide Prevention (Ed: Wasserman D). Oxford: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/med/9780198834441.003.0075.

Pirkis J, John A, Shin S, DelPozo-Banos M, Arya V, Analuisa Aguilar P, Appleby L, Arensman E, Bantjes J, [….] Niederkrotenthaler T, [….], Gunnell D, Spittal MJ (2021). Suicide trends in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic: Interrupted time series analysis of preliminary data from 21 countries. Lancet Psychiatry, 8(7), 579-588. doi:10.1016/S2215-0366(21)00091-2.

Scherr, S., Arendt, F., Prieler, M., & Ju, Y. (2021). Investigating the negative-cognitive-triad-hypothesis of news choice in Germany and South Korea: Does depression predict selective exposure to negative news? The Social Science Journal. doi:10.1080/03623319.2020.1859817.

Sinyor, M., Williams, M., Zaheer, R., Loureiro, R., Pirkis, J., Heisel, M. J., Schaffer, A., Cheung, A. H., Redelmeier, D. A., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2021). The relationship between suicide-related Twitter events and suicides in Ontario from 2015 to 2016. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 42(1), 40–47. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000684.

Taipale, H., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Helgesson, M., Sijbrandij, M., Berg, L., Tanskanen, A., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2021). Initiation of antidepressant use among refugee and Swedish-born youth after diagnosis of a common mental disorder: findings from the REMAIN study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 56(3), 463–474. doi:10.1007/s00127-020-01951-4.

Till, B. & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (in press). Medieneinflüsse auf suizidales Erleben und Verhalten [Media effects on suicidal experience and behavior]. In T. Teismann, H. Glaesmer & T. Forkmann (Eds.), Handbuch suizidalen Erlebens und Verhaltens. Cologne, Germany: Psychiatrie-Verlag.

2020

Arafat, S. M. Y., Khan, M. M., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Ueda, M., & Armstrong, G. (2020). Assessing the Quality of Media Reporting of Suicide Deaths in Bangladesh Against World Health Organization Guidelines. Crisis, 41(1), 47–53. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000603.

Arendt, F. (2020). The opioid-overdose crisis and fentanyl: The role of online information seeking via internet search engines. Health Communication. Advance Online Publication.

Arendt, F. (2020). The press and suicides in the nineteenth century: Investigating possible imitative effects in five territories of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, 81, 424-435.

Arendt, F., Haim, M., & Scherr, S. (2020). Investigating Google’s suicide-prevention efforts in celebrity suicides using agent-based testing: A cross-national study in four European countries. Social Science & Medicine. Advance Online Publication

Arendt, F., Markiewitz, A., & Scherr, S. (2020). Investigating suicide-related subliminal messages on Instagram: A frame-by-frame analysis of video posts. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. Advance Online Publication

Arendt, F., Markiewitz, A., Mestas, M., & Scherr, S. (2020). COVID-19 pandemic, government responses, and public mental health: Investigating consequences through crisis hotline calls in two countries. Social Science & Medicine, 265, 113532. Advance Online Publication.

Braun, M., Kirchner, S., Leitgeb, S., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2020). SARS CoV-2: Mental Health in Österreich: Ausgewählte Ergebnisse [SARS CoV-2: Mental Health in Austria: Selected results]. Public Health Report, available from: https://www.suizidforschung.at/mental-health-surveys/

Braun, M., Till, B., Pirkis, J., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Suicide prevention videos developed by and for adolescents: A qualitative study. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 1-7. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000696.

Desvars-Larrive, A., Dervic, E., Haug, N., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Chen, J., Di Natale, A., Lasser, J., Gliga, D. S., Roux, A., Sorger, J., Chakraborty, A., Ten, A., Dervic, A., Pacheco, A., Jurczak, A., Cserjan, D., Lederhilger, D., Bulska, D., Berishaj, D., … Thurner, S. (2020). A structured open dataset of government interventions in response to COVID-19. Sci Data, 7(1), 285. doi:10.1038/s41597-020-00609-9

Eisenwort, B., Schmid, C. Tilis, M., Tsoy, D., Diendorfer-Radner, G., Sedlaczek, A., Klier, C. (2020): Important aspects in the assessment of bilingual children with suspected language impairment: The Vienna model. Neuropsychiatrie DOI 10.1007/s40211-020-00361

Eskin, M., Tran, U. S., Carta, M. G., Poyrazli, S., Flood, C., Mechri, A., Hamdan, M., Janghorbani, M., Khader, Y., Yoshimasu, K., Sun, J.-M., Kujan, O., Abuidhail, J., Aidoudi, K., Bakhshi, S., Harlak, H., Moro, M. F., Phillips, L., Shaheen, A., Taifour, S., Tsuno, K., & Voracek, M. (2020). Is individualism suicidogenic? Findings from a multi-national study with young adults from 12 countries. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 11, Article 259. doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2020.00259

Kaleta, M., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Kautzky-Willer, A., & Klimek, P. (2020). How Specialist Aftercare Impacts Long-Term Readmission Risks in Elderly Patients With Metabolic, Cardiac, and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases: Cohort Study Using Administrative Data. JMIR Medical Informatics, 8(9), e18147. doi:10.2196/18147

Kirchner, S., Till, B., Plöderl, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). “It Gets Better” videos for suicide prevention in LGBTIQ+ adolescents: Content analysis of German-language videos. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000691.

Kirchner, S., Till, B., Plöderl, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Perceptions of LGBQ youth and experts of suicide prevention video messages targeting LGBQ youth: Qualitative study. BMC Public Health, 20, 1845. doi:10.1186/s12889-020-09853-5.

Laido, Z., Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Short-term effects of media reports on terrorism that are consistent vs. not consistent with media recommendations on mass shootings: A randomized controlled trial. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior, 50(5), 948-962. doi:10.1111/sltb.12636.

Mittendorfer-Rutz E, Amin R, Niederkrotenthaler T, Björkenstam E, Helgesson M, Qin P, Runeson B, Tinghög P, Mehlum L. Mental ill-health and suicidal behaviour in asylum seekers and refugees during the COVID-19 pandemic. Suicidologi. Nr1, 2020, 31-32.

Markiewitz, A., Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2020). #suizid. Zur Darstellung von Suizid in sozialen Netzwerken und den möglichen Auswirkungen auf Jugendliche. KJug, 65, 19-25.

Markiewitz, A., Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2020). Increasing adherence to media guidelines on responsible reporting on suicide: Suggestions from qualitative interviews with German journalists. Journalism Studies, 21, 494-511.

Markiewitz, A., Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2020). Problematische Suizid- und Selbstverletzungsdarstellungen auf Instagram: Inhaltsanalytische Evidenz und aktuelle Entwicklungen. In: A. Kalch & A. Wagner (Hrsg.), Gesundheitskommunikation und Digitalisierung: Zwischen Lifestyle, Prävention und Krankheitsversorgung. Baden-Baden: Nomos.

Nicholas, A., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Reavley, N., Pirkis, J., Jorm, A., & Spittal, M. J. (2020). Belief in suicide prevention myths and its effect on helping: a nationally representative survey of Australian adults. BMC Psychiatry, 20(1), 303. doi:10.1186/s12888-020-02715-9

Niederkrotenthaler T (co-author). Open Letter by Epidemic Intelligence Service Officers Past and Present – in Support of CDC. (2020). Epimonitor, 41(10), 12–18.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2020a). Effects of awareness material featuring depressed and suicidal individuals on an audience with depressive symptoms: Randomized controlled trial. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 66, 101515. doi:10.1016/j.jbtep.2019.101515.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2020b). Effects of suicide awareness materials on individuals with recent suicidal ideation or attempt: Randomized controlled online trial. British Journal of Psychiatry, 217(6), 693-700. doi:10.1192/bjp.2019.259.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Braun, M., Pirkis, J., Till, B., Stack, S., Sinyor, M., Tran, U. S., Voracek, M., Cheng, Q., Arendt, F., Scherr, S., Yip, P. S. F., & Spittal, M. (2020). Association between suicide reporting and suicide: Systematic review and meta-analysis. British Medical Journal. 368:m575. doi:10.1136/bmj.m575

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Braun, M., Pirkis, J., Till, B., Stack, S., Sinyor, M., Tran, U. S., Voracek, M., Cheng, Q., Arendt, F., Scherr, S., Yip, P. S. F., & Spittal, M. (2020). Association between suicide reporting in the media and suicide: systematic review and meta-analysis. British Medical Journal, 368, m575. doi:10.1136/bmj.m575.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Gunnell, D., Arensman, E., Pirkis, J., Appleby, L., Hawton, K., John, A., Kapur, N., Khan, M., O’Connor, R. C., & Platt, S. (2020). Suicide Research, Prevention, and COVID-19. Crisis (Vol. 41, Issue 5, pp. 321–330). doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000731

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Mittendorfer-Rutz, E., Mehlum, L., Qin, P., & Björkenstam, E. (2020). Previous suicide attempt and subsequent risk of re-attempt and suicide: Are there differences in immigrant subgroups compared to Swedish-born individuals? Journal of Affective Disorders, 265, 263–271. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2020.01.013

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Mittendorfer-Rutz, E., Saboonchi, F., & Helgesson, M. (2020). The role of refugee status and mental disorders regarding subsequent labour market marginalisation: a register study from Sweden. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 55(6), 697–704. doi:10.1007/s00127-020-01842-8

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Mittendorfer-Rutz, E., Thurner, S., Endel, G., & Klimek, P. (2020). Healthcare utilization, psychiatric medication and risk of rehospitalization in suicide-attempting patients with common mental disorders. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 54(4), 409–422. doi:10.1177/0004867419895112

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Schacherl, R., & Till, B. (2020). Communication about suicide in YouTube videos: Content analysis of German-language videos retrieved with method-and help-related search terms. Psychiatry Research, 290, 113170. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113170.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Sinyor, M., & Till, B. (2020). Response to: Ignoring data delays our reaction to emerging public health tragedies like „13 Reasons Why“. JAMA Psychiatry, 77(1), 103. (letter). doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.2758

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B. & Grabenhofer-Eggerth, A. (2020). Papageno-Medienpreis für suizidpräventive Berichterstattung [The Papageno Media Award for suicide-preventative reporting]. Psychologie in Österreich, 40, 44-48

Platt, S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Suicide Prevention Programs. Crisis, 41(Suppl 1), S99–S124. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000671

Reidenberg D. & Niederkrotenthaler T. (2020). Reporting on suicide during the covid-19 pandemic. Available at: iasp.info.

Reidenberg, D., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Sinyor, M., Bridge, J. A., & Till, B. (2020). 13 Reasons Why: The evidence is in and cannot be ignored. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 59(9), 1016-1018. doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2020.01.019.

Schmöger, M., Deckert, M., Eisenwort, B., Loader, B., Hofmair, A., Auff E., Willinger, U. (2020): Evaluating part V of the German version of the Token Test as a screening of specific language impairment in preschoolers. Applied Psycholinguistics 41:237-258.

Seiler-Ramadas, R., Grabovac, I., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Dorner, T. E. (2020). Adolescents’ Perspective on Their Sexual Knowledge and the Role of School in Addressing Emotions in Sex Education: An Exploratory Analysis of Two School Types in Austria. Journal of Sex Research, 57(9), 1180–1188. doi:10.1080/00224499.2020.1802644

Sinyor, M., Kiss, A., Williams, M., Zaheer, R., Pirkis, J., Heisel, M. J., Schaffer, A., Redelmeier, D. A., Cheung, A. H., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Changes in Suicide Reporting Quality and Deaths in Ontario Following Publication of National Media Guidelines. Crisis, 1–8. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000737

Sinyor, M., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Pirkis, J. (2020). Suicide_. In The New England journal of medicine_ (Vol. 382, Issue 21, p. e66). doi:10.1056/NEJMc2002190

Sinyor, M, Spittal, M. J., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Changes in Suicide and Resilience-related Google Searches during the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Can J Psychiatry, 65(10), 741–743. doi:10.1177/0706743720933426

Sinyor, M., Stack, S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). What the highest rated movie of all time may teach us about portraying suicide in film. _Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatr_y, 54(3), 223–224.

Sinyor, M., Tran, U. S., Garcia, D., Till, B., Voracek, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Suicide mortality in the United States following the suicides of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain_. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry_. Advance online publication. doi:10.1177/0004867420976844

Sinyor, M., Williams, M., Zaheer, R., Loureiro, R., Pirkis, J., Heisel, M. J., Schaffer, A., Redelmeier, D. A., Cheung, A. H., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). The association between Twitter content and suicide. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 4867420969805. doi:10.1177/0004867420969805

Smith, L., Jackson, S. E., Vancampfort, D., Jacob, L., Firth, J., Grabovac, I., McDermott, D., Yang, L., López-Sánchez, G. F., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Veronese, N., & Koyanagi, A. (2020). Sexual behavior and suicide attempts among adolescents aged 12-15 years from 38 countries: A global perspective. Psychiatry Research, 287, 112564. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2019.112564

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Die Wirkung von Aufklärungsmaterialien über Suizid auf Personen mit rezenten Suizidgedanken oder Suizidversuchen [Effects of suicide awareness materials on individuals with recent suicidal ideation or attempt]. Das Gesundheitswesen, 82, 446. (abstract).

Till, B., Arendt, F., Zeiler, M., Zechmeister-Koss, I., Nowotny, M., Fox, A., & Grabenhofer-Eggerth, A. (2020). Forschungs- und Präventionsaspekte im Public Mental Health Bereich – Symposium der ÖGPH-Kompetenzgruppe Public Mental Health [Research and prevention ascpects in public mental health – symposium of the ÖGPH competence group public mental health]. Das Gesundheitswesen, 82, 445-446. (abstract).

Till, B., Braun, M., Gahbauer, S., Reisinger, N., Schwenzner, E., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Content analysis of suicide-related online portrayals: changes in contents retrieved with search engines in the United States and Austria from 2013 to 2018. Journal of Affective Disorders, 271, 300-309. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2020.03.063.

Till, B., Tran, U. S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). The impact of educative news articles about suicide prevention: A randomized controlled trial. Health Communication. doi:10.1080/10410236.2020.1813953.

Tucker, R. P., Haydel, R., Zielinski, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2020). Storytelling of suicide attempt recovery and its relationship with mental health treatment-seeking attitudes and behaviors: An experimental study. Journal of American College Health : J of ACH, 1–9. doi:10.1080/07448481.2020.1767110

2019

Arendt, F. (2019). Assessing responsible reporting on suicide in the nineteenth century: Evidence for a high quantity of low-quality news. Death Studies. Advance Online Publication.

Arendt, F. (2019). Suicide on Instagram: Content analysis of a German suicide-related hashtag. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 40, 36-41.

Arendt, F., & Romer, D. (2019). Problems posed by the Werther effect as a “net effect”: A comment on recent scholarly work on the effects of “13 Reasons Why”. British Journal of Psychiatry. Advance Online Publication.

Arendt, F., Scherr, S., & Romer, D. (2019). Effects of exposure to self-harm on social media: Evidence from a two-wave panel study among young adults. New Media & Society, 21, 2422-2442.

Arendt, F., Scherr, S., Pasek, J., Jamieson, P., & Romer, D. (2019). Investigating harmful and helpful effects of watching season 2 of 13 Reasons Why: Results of a two-wave U.S. panel survey. Social Science & Medicine, 232, 489-498.

Armstrong G, Vijayakumar L, Pirkis J, JayaseelanM, CherianA, Brandt Sørensen J, Arya V, Niederkrotenthaler T. (2019). Mass media representation of suicide in a high suicide state in India: an epidemiological comparison with suicide deaths in the population. BMJ Open 2019;9:e030836. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-030836

Dervic K, Oquendo MA. (2019). Suicidal and Self-Harming Preschoolers. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 58(1):22-24.

Eskin, M., Poyrazli, S., Janghorbani, M., Bakhshi, S., Carta, M. G., Moro, M. F., Tran, U. S., Voracek, M., Mechri, A., Aidoudi, K., Hamdan, M., Nawafleh, H., Sun, J.-M., Flood, C., Phillips, L., Yoshimasu, K., Tsuno, K., Kujan, O., Harlak, H., Khader, Y., Shaheen, A., & Taifour, S. (2019). The role of religion in suicidal behavior, attitudes and psychological distress among university students: A multinational study. Transcultural Psychiatry, 56(5), 853-877. doi:10.1177/1363461518823933

Helgesson, M., Wang, M., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Saboonchi, F., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2019). Labour market marginalisation among refugees from different countries of birth: a prospective cohort study on refugees to Sweden. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 73(5), 407–415. doi:10.1136/jech-2018-211177

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2019). „Tote Mädchen lügen nicht“: Studienergebnisse zeigen Anstieg an Suiziden unter Jugendlichen in den Vereinigten Staaten [„13 Reasons Why“: Study results show an increase in suicides among adolescents in the United States]. Suizidprophylaxe, 46(3), 112-113.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2019). Suicide and the media: From Werther to Papageno effects – A selective literature review. Suicidologi, 24(2), 4-12.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2019). Tote Mädchen lügen nicht [13 Reasons Why]. CliniCum neuropsy, 4, 20.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2019). Types of stressors on non-professional against-suicide and pro-suicide message boards: content analysis. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 40(4), 257-264. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000562.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Stack, S., Till, B., Sinyor, M., Pirkis, J., Garcia, D., Rockett, I. R. H., & Tran, U. S. (2019). Association of increased youth suicides in the United States with the release of 13 Reasons Why. JAMA Psychiatry, 76(9), 933-940. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2019.0922.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B., & Garcia, D. (2019). Celebrity suicide on Twitter: Activity, content and network analysis related to the death of Swedish DJ Tim Bergling alias Avicii. Journal of Affective Disorders, 245, 848-855. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2018.11.071.

Oexle, N., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & DeLeo, D. (2019). Emerging trends in suicide prevention research. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 32(4), 336–341.

Scherr, S, Haim, M., & Arendt, F. (2019). Equal access to online information? Google’s suicide-prevention disparities may amplify a global digital divide. New Media & Society, 21, 562–582.

Scherr, S., Arendt, F., Frissen, T., & Oramas, J. (2019). Detecting intentional self-harm on Instagram: Development, testing, and validation of an automatic image-recognition algorithm to discover cutting-related posts. Social Science Computer Review, 21, 562-582.

Scherr, S., Markiewitz, A., & Arendt, F. (2019). Effectiveness of a workshop intervention on responsible reporting on suicide among Swiss media professionals. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 40, 446-450

Sinyor, M., Williams, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2019). Media depictions of possible suicide contagion among celebrities: A cause for concern and potential opportunities for prevention. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 53(8), 735–738. doi:10.1177/0004867419846390

Sinyor, M., Williams, M., Tran, U. S., Schaffer, A., Kurdyak, P., Pirkis, J., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2019). Suicides in young people in Ontario following the release of ‘13 Reasons Why’. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 64(11), 798-804. doi:10.1177/0706743719870507

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2019). Medien und Suizid: Der aktuelle Forschungsstand zum Werther- und Papageno-Effekt – Eine Übersichtsarbeit [Media and Suicide: Current State of Research on Werther and Papageno effect – A Literature Review]. Psychotherapie Forum, 23(3-4), 120-128. doi:10.1007/s00729-019-00125-1.

Till, B., Arendt, F., Scherr, S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2019). Effect of educative suicide prevention news articles featuring experts with vs without personal experience of suicidal ideation: A randomized controlled trial of the Papageno effect. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 80(1), 17m11975. doi:10.4088/JCP.17m11975.

Till, B., Fraissler, M., Voracek, M, Tran, U. S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2019). Associations between suicide risk factors and favorite songs: Content analysis and cross-sectional study. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 40(1), 7-14. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000523.

Till, B., Vesely, C., Mairhofer, D., Braun, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2019). Reports of adolescent psychiatric outpatients on the impact of the TV series ’13 Reasons Why’: A qualitative study. Journal of Adolescent Health, 64, 414-415. (letter). doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2018.11.021.

Van den Nest, M., Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler T. (2019). Comparing indicators of suicidality among users in different types of nonprofessional suicide message boards – a linguistic analysis. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 40(2), 125-133. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000540.

World Health Organization. [lead authors: Arensman E, Holland C, McTernan N, Reidenberg D, Niederkrotenthaler T, Pirkis J] (2019). Preventing suicide: A resource for filmmakers and others working onstage and screen. WHO Reference Number: WHO/MSD/MER/19.4. Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO.

2018 and earlier

2018

Arendt, F. (2018). Framing suicide: Investigating the news media and public’s use of the problematic suicide referents Freitod and Selbstmord in German-speaking countries. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 39, 70-73.

Arendt, F. (2018). Reporting on suicide between 1819 and 1944: Suicide rates, the press, and possible long-term Werther effects in Austria. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 39, 344-352.

Arendt, F. (2018). Suicide rates and information seeking via search engines: A cross-national correlational approach. Death Studies, 42, 508-512.

Arendt, F., Scherr, S., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2018). The role of language in suicide reporting: Investigating the influence of problematic suicide referents. Social Science & Medicine, 208, 165-171. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.02.008.

Arendt, F., Scherr, S., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Krallmann, S., & Till, B. (2018). Effects of awareness material on suicide-related knowledge and the intention to provide adequate help to suicidal individuals. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 39(1), 47-54. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000474.

Armstrong, G., Vijayakumar, L., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Jayaseelan, M., Kannan, R., Pirkis, J. & Jorm, A.F. (2018). Assessing the quality of media reporting of suicide news in India against World Health Organization guidelines: A content analysis study of nine major newspapers in. Journals.Sagepub.Com, 52(9), 856–863. doi:10.1177/0004867418772343

Eisenwort, B., Felnhofer, A., Klier, C. (2018). Mehrsprachiges Aufwachsen und Sprachentwicklungsstörungen. Eine Übersichtsarbeit. Z für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie.1-9 doi:10.1024/1422-4917/a000599

Eisenwort, B., Hacire, A., Symeyye, N. Y., Till, B., & Klier, C. M. (2018). Sprachentwicklung bei Kindern mit Migrationshintergrund und elterliches Vorlesen [Language acquisition in children with migration background and parental reading to children]. Zeitschrift für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie, 46(2), 99-106. doi:10.1007/s11199-014-0395-3.

Niederkrotenthaler, T, Helgesson, M., Rahman, S., Wang, M., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2018). Period effects in the risk of subsequent labour market marginalisation in young suicide attempters. European Journal of Public Health, 28(2), 253–258. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckx140

Sinyor, M., Schaffer, A., Nishikawa, Y., Redelmeier, D. A., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Sareen, J., Levitt, A. J., Kiss, A., & Pirkis, J. (2018). The association between suicide deaths and putatively harmful and protective factors in media reports. CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal de l’Association Medicale Canadienne, 190(30), E900–E907. doi:10.1503/cmaj.170698

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2018). Umgang mit eigenem Stress [Coping with own stress]. In U. Kunze & K. Wittmann (Eds.), Der Mensch in Umwelt, Familie und Gesellschaft (pp. 152-154). Vienna: Facultas.

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2018). Werther- und Papageno-Effekt durch Suiziddarstellungen im Internet – Suizidgefahr durch neue Medien? [Werther and Papageno effect triggered by suicide portrayals on the Internet – suicide risk via new media?]. Spectrum Psychiatrie, 3, 26-29.

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2018). Wie das Internet Suizidverhalten beeinflusst [How the Internet impacts suicidal behavior]. Ärzte Krone, 24, 26-27.

Till, B., Arendt, F., Scherr, S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2018). Effect of Educative Suicide Prevention News Articles Featuring Experts With vs Without Personal Experience of Suicidal Ideation: A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Papageno Effect. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 80(1). doi:10.4088/JCP.17m11975

Till, B., Wild, T. A., Arendt, F., Scherr, S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2018). Associations of tabloid newspaper use with endorsement of suicide myths, suicide-related knowledge, and stigmatizing attitudes toward suicidal individuals. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 39(6), 428-437. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000516.

2017

Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2017). A qualitative study on health practitioners’ subjective theories regarding the media effects on depression-related outcomes. Suicidology Online, 8, 78-88.

Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2017). Optimizing online suicide prevention: A search engine-based tailored approach. Health Communication, 32, 1403-1408.

Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2017). The impact of a highly publicized celebrity suicide on suicide-related online information seeking. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 38, 207-209.

Arendt, F., Scherr, S., Till, B., Prinzellner, Y., Hines, K., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2017). Suicide on TV: minimising the risk to vulnerable viewers. British Medical Journal, 358, j3876. doi:10.1136/bmj.j3876.

Cwik, J. C., Till, B., Bieda, A., Blackwell, S., Walter, C., & Teismann, T. (2017). Measuring attitudes towards suicide: Preliminary evaluation of an attitude towards suicide scale. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 72, 56-65. doi:10.1016/j.comppsych.2016.09.008.

Eisenwort, B, Aslan, H., Yesilyurt, S.N., Till, B., Klier, C. (2017). Sprachentwicklung bei Kindern mit Migrationshintergrund und elterliches Vorlesen. Z für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie 1-8: DOI 10.1024/1422-4917/a000500

Haim, M., Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2017). Abyss or shelter? On the relevance of web search engines’ search results when people google for suicide. Health Communication, 32, 253-258.

Helgesson, M., Tinghög, P., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Saboonchi, F., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2017). Labour-market marginalisation after mental disorders among young natives and immigrants living in Sweden. BMC Public Health, 17(1), 593. doi:10.1186/s12889-017-4504-4

Krysinska, K., Westerlund, M., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Andriessen, K., Carli, V., Hadlaczky, G., Till, B., & Wasserman, D. (2017). A mapping study on the Internet and suicide. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 38(4), 217-226. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000444.

Laido, Z., Voracek, M., Till, B., Pietschnig, J., Eisenwort, B., Dervic, K., Sonneck, G., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2017). The epidemiology of suicide among children and youth in Austria, 2001-2014. Wiener klinische Wochenschrift – The Central European Journal of Medicine, 129(3), 121-128. doi:10.1007/s00508-016-1092-8.

Mayrhuber, E. A.-S., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Kutalek, R. (2017). “We are survivors and not a virus:” Content analysis of media reporting on Ebola survivors in Liberia. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 11(8), e0005845. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0005845

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Haider, A., Till, B., Mok, K., & Pirkis, J. (2017). Comparison of suicidal people who use the Internet for suicide-related reasons and those who do not: Survey study in Austria. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 38(2), 131-135. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000432.

Niederkrotenthaler, T, Wang, M., Helgesson, M., Wilcox, H., Gould, M., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2017). Labour market marginalisation subsequent to suicide attempt in young migrants and native Swedes. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 52(5), 549–558. doi:10.1007/s00127-017-1344-6

Oberaigner, W., Haring, C., Sperner-Unterweger, B., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Waldhör, T. (2017). Letter to the Editor Re: “Suicide among 915,303 Austrian cancer patients: Who is at risk? Benjamin Vyssoki, Andreas Gleiss, Ian R.H. Rockett, Monika Hackl, Barbara Leitner, Gernot Sonneck, Nestor D. Kapusta [J. Affective Disord. 175 (2015)287-291]”. In Journal of affective disorders (Vol. 207, p. 320). doi:10.1016/j.jad.2016.08.045

Scherr, S., Arendt, F., Schäfer, M. (2017). Supporting reporting: On the positive effects of text- and video-based awareness material on responsible journalistic suicide news writing. Archives of Suicide Research, 21, 646-658.

Strauss, M. J., Klimek, P., Sonneck, G., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2017). Suicides on the Austrian railway network: hotspot analysis and effect of proximity to psychiatric institutions. Royal Society Open Science, 4(3), 160711. doi:10.1098/rsos.160711

Till, B. (2017). The impact of suicide portrayals in films on audiences: A qualitative study. In T. Niederkrotenthaler & S. Stack (Eds.), Media & suicide: International perspectives on research, theory, & policy (pp. 171-181). Piscataway, NJ: Transaction Books.

Till, B., Tran, U. S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2017). “Relationship satisfaction and risk factors for suicide”: Correction to Till et al., 2016. Crisis, 38(1), 63-63. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000437

Till, B., Tran, U. S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2017). Relationship satisfaction and risk factors for suicide. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 38(1), 7-16. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000407.

Till, B., Tran, U. S., Voracek, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2017). Beneficial and harmful effects of educative suicide prevention websites: randomised controlled trial exploring Papageno v. Werther effects. British Journal of Psychiatry, 211(2), 109-115. doi:10.1192/bjp.bp.115.177394.

Tran, U.S., Andel, R., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B., Ajdacic-Gross, V., & Voracek, M. (2017). Low validity of Google Trends for behavioral forecasting of national suicide rates. PLoS ONE, 12(8), e0183149. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0183149.

Wang, M., Helgesson, M., Rahman, S., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2017). Trajectories and characteristics of functional impairment before and after suicide attempt in young adults – a nationwide register-based cohort study. BMC Psychiatry, 17(1), 393. doi:10.1186/s12888-017-1567-9

Willinger, U., Schmoeger, M., Deckert, M., Eisenwort, B., Loader, B., Hofmair, A., Auff, E. (2017): Screening for specific language Impairment in preschool children: evaluating a screening procedure including the Token Test. J Psycholinguist Res DOI 10.1007/s10936-017-9493-z

2016

Arendt, F., Karsay, K., & Soffried, T. (2016). Werbung mit idealisierten Körperdarstellungen: Effekte auf die Unzufriedenheit mit dem eigenen Körper und die Ablehnung von Schönheitsoperationen. Medien Journal, 40(1), 29-42.

Arendt, F., Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2016). Effects of suicide awareness material on implicit suicide cognition: A laboratory experiment. Health Communication, 31(6), 718-726. doi:10.1080/10410236.2014.993495.

Chen, Y.-Y., Tsai, C.-W., Biddle, L., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Wu, K. C.-C., & Gunnell, D. (2016). Newspaper reporting and the emergence of charcoal burning suicide in Taiwan: A mixed methods approach. Journal of Affective Disorders, 193, 355–361. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2015.12.041

Eskin, M., Kujan, O., Voracek, M., Shaheen, A., Carta, M. G., Sun, J.-M., Flood, C., Poyrazli, S., Janghorbani, M., Yoshimasu, K., Mechri, A., Khader, Y., Aidoudi, K., Bakhshi, S., Harlak, H., Hmead, M., Moro, M. F., Nawafleh, H., Phillips, L., Taifour, S., Tran, U. S., & Tsuno, K. (2016). Cross-national comparisons of attitudes towards suicide and suicidal persons in university students from 12 countries. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 57(6), 554-563. doi:10.1111/sjop.12318

Eskin, M., Sun, J.-M., Abuidhail, J., Yoshimasu, K., Kujan, O., Janghorbani, M., Flood, C., Carta, M. G., Tran, U. S., Mechri, A., Hamdan, M., Poyrazli, S., Aidoudi, K., Bakhshi, S., Harlak, H., Moro, M. F., Nawafleh, H., Phillips, L., Shaheen, A., Taifour, S., Tsuno, K., & Voracek, M. (2016). Suicidal behavior and psychological distress in university students: A 12-nation study. Archives of Suicide Research, 20(3), 369-388. doi:10.1080/13811118.2015.1054055

Haim, M., Arendt, F., & Scherr, S. (2016). Zum Einfluss von Suchmaschinen-Algorithmen auf das Erscheinen von Hinweisen zur Telefonseelsorge bei erhöhter Suizidalität. In A. Camerini, R. Ludolph, & F. Rothenfluh (Hrsg.), Gesundheitskommunikation im Spannungsfeld zwischen Theorie und Praxis (pp. 224–234). Baden-Baden: Nomos.

Laido Z, Voracek M, Till B, Pietschnig J, Eisenwort B, Dervic K, Sonneck G, Niederkrotenthaler T (2016) Epidemiology of suicides among children and adolescents in Austria, 2001-2014. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift, 2016 Oct 14.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2016). Die Rolle der Online-Medien für die Suizidprävention [The role of online media in suicide prevention]. In SUPRA (Ed.), Suizid und Suizidprävention in Österreich: Bericht 2015 (pp. 21-28). Vienna: Federal Ministry of Health.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2016). Die Rollen der Medien im Rahmen von SUPRA (Suizidprävention Austria) [The role of the media in the frame of SUPRA (Suicide Prevention Austria)]. Suizidprophylaxe, 43(2), 60-65.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2016). Medienberichte können wichtigen Beitrag leisten [Media reports can render an important contribution]. Ärzte Woche, 1-2, 12. (Letter).

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Tinghög, P., Goldman-Mellor, S., Wilcox, H. C., Gould, M., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2016). Medical and Social Determinants of Subsequent Labour Market Marginalization in Young Hospitalized Suicide Attempters. PloS One, 11(1), e0146130. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146130

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Gould, M., Sonneck, G., Stack, S., & Till, B. (2016). Predictors of psychological improvement on non-professional suicide message boards: Content analysis. Psychological Medicine, 46(16), 3429-3442. doi:10.1017/S003329171600221X.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Tran, U. S., & Till B. (2016). Werther vs. Papageno effect online: Randomized controlled trial of the impact of educative suicide prevention websites on suicide risk factors. European Journal of Public Health, 26(suppl. 1), 241. (abstract). doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckw171.007.

Till, B. (2016). Eberhard Hauschildt / Bernd D. Blömeke: Telefonseelsorge interdisziplinär [Eberhard Hauschildt / Bernd Blömeke: Telephone emergency services interdisciplinary]. Suizidprophylaxe, 43(3), 106. (book review).

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler T. (2016). Das Internet als gesellschaftlicher Raum, in dem Gesundheit thematisiert wird: Beispiel Suizidalität und Suizidprävention [The Internet as social space where health is discussed: The example of suicidality and suicide prevention]. In K. Wittmann & R. Schoberberger (Eds.), Der Mensch in Umwelt, Familie und Gesellschaft (pp.. 236-240). Vienna: Facultas.

Till, B., Tran, U. S., Voracek, M., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2016). Music and suicidality: A study on associations between music preferences and risk factors of suicide. Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, 72(4), 340-356. doi:10.1177/0030222815575284.

Till, B., Truong, F., Mar, R. A., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2016). Blurred world view: A study on the relationship between television viewing and the perception of the justice system. Death Studies, 40(9), 538-546. doi:10.1080/07481187.2016.1186761.

2015

Ajdacic-Gross, V., Tran, U. S., Bopp, M., Sonneck, G., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Kapusta, N. D., Rössler, W., Seifritz, E., & Voracek, M. (2015). Understanding weekly cycles in suicide: An analysis of Austrian and Swiss data over 40 years. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 24(4), 315-321. doi:10.1017/S2045796014000195

Ajdacic-Gross, V., Tran, U. S., Bopp, M., Sonneck, G., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Kapusta, N. D., Rössler, W., Seifritz, E., & Voracek, M. (2015). Understanding weekly cycles in suicide: An analysis of Austrian and Swiss data over 40 years – CORRIGENDUM. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 24(4), 322-322. doi:10.1017/S2045796014000389

Dervic K, Garcia-Amador M, Sudol K, Freed P, Brent DA, Mann JJ, Harkavy-Friedman JM, Oquendo MA (2015) Bipolar I and II versus unipolar depression: clinical differences and impulsivity/aggression traits, European Psychiatry, 30(1):106-13.

Lopez-Castroman J, Baca-Garcia E, WORECA authors*, Courtet P, Oquendo MA (2015) A cross-national tool for assessing and studying suicidal behaviors. Archives of Suicide Research, 19(3):335-49.

(*WORECA [World Suicide Research Consortium]: Albores L, Angora R, Aroca F, Blasco-Fontecilla H, Braquehais D, Callado LF, Carli V, Casado-Florez MI, Cervilla J, de Leon-Martinez V, De Diego-Otero Y, Dervic K, Drapier D, Fernandez-Navarro P, Geneste J, Giner L, Gorwood P, Guerrero-Lopez JB, Guillaume S, Haffen E, Haro JM, Heinze G, Jimenez-Arriero MA, Jimenez-Cuzmar M, Leboyer M, Martinez-Jambrina JJ, Mendez-Bustos P, Navio-Acosta M, Olie E, Pacheco-Tabuenca T, Palao-Vidal DJ, Parra-Uribe I, Perez-Costillas LM, Perez-Rodriguez MM, Pichene C, Picouto MD, Poulet E, Quesada M, Saiz P, Saiz-Gonzalez D, Saiz-Ruiz J, San L, Sarchiapone M, Schwan R, Thorell LH, Tournier M, Vaiva G, Vaquero-Lorenzo C, Walter M, Zendjidjian X)

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2015). Suizid und Medien – die Bedeutung der Medien in der Suizidprävention [Suicide and media – the role of the media in suicide prevention]. Spectrum Psychiatrie, 4, 11-13.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Arendt, F., & Till, B. (2015). Predicting intentions to read suicide awareness stories: The role of depression and characteristics of the suicidal role model. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 36(6), 399-406. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000344.

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2015). Reply to ‘Methodological considerations in determining the effects of films with suicidal content‘. British Journal of Psychiatry, 207(6), 562-563. (letter). doi:10.1192/bjp.207.6.562a.

Till, B., Stein, C., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2015). Suizidrisiko steigt mit dem Alter stark an [Suicide risk increases strongly with age]. Ärzte Krone, 9, 22-24.

Till, B., Strauss, M., Sonneck, G., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2015). Determining the effects of films with suicidal content: a laboratory experiment. British Journal of Psychiatry, 207(1), 72-78. doi:10.1192/bjp.bp.114.152827.

Wojczewski, S., Willcox, M., Mubangizi, V., Hoffmann, K., Peersman, W., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Natukunda, S., Maling, S., Maier, M., Mant, D., & Kutalek, R. (2015). Portrayal of the human resource crisis and accountability in healthcare: a qualitative analysis of ugandan newspapers. PloS One, 10(4), e0121766. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0121766

2014

Eisenwort, B., Till, B., Hinterbuchinger, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2014). Sociable, mentally disturbed women and angry, rejected men: Cultural scripts for the suicidal behavior of women and men in the Austrian print media. Sex Roles, 71(5), 246-260. doi:10.1007/s11199-014-0395-3.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Logan, J. E., Karch, D. L., & Crosby, A. (2014). Characteristics of U.S. suicide decedents in 2005-2010 who had received mental health treatment. Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.), 65(3), 387–390. doi:10.1176/appi.ps.201300124

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Reidenberg, D., Till, B., & Gould, M. (2014). Increasing help-seeking and referrals for individuals at risk for suicide by decreasing stigma: The role of mass media. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 47(3), 235-243. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2014.06.010.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Tinghög, P., Alexanderson, K., Dahlin, M., Wang, M., Beckman, K., Gould, M., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2014). Future risk of labour market marginalization in young suicide attempters–a population-based prospective cohort study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 43(5), 1520–1530. doi:10.1093/ije/dyu155

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2014). Positive und negative Aspekte des Internets für die Suizidprävention [Positive and negative aspects of the Internet for suicide prevention]. Suizidprophylaxe, 41(3), 96-106.

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2014). Surfing for suicide methods and help: Content analysis of websites retrieved with search engines in Austria and in the United States. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 75(8), 886-892. doi:10.4088/JCP.13m08861.

Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2014). Vom Werther- zum Papageno-Effekt. Die Rollen von Medien in der Suizidprävention [From Werther to Papageno effect. The role of the media in suicide prevention]. JATROS – Neurologie & Psychiatrie, 6, 27-30.

Till, B., Tran, U. S., Voracek, M., Sonneck, G., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2014). Associations between film preferences and risk factors for suicide: An online survey. PLOS ONE, 9(7), e102293. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102293.

2013

Amiri L, Voracek M, Yousef S, Galadari A, Yammahi S, Sadeghi MR, Eskin M, Dervic K (2013) Suicidal behavior and attitudes among medical students in the United Arab Emirates. Crisis, 34(2):116-23.

Dorner, T. E., Stronegger, W. J., Hoffmann, K., Stein, K. V., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2013). Socio-economic determinants of health behaviours across age groups: results of a cross-sectional survey. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift, 125(9–10), 261–269. doi:10.1007/s00508-013-0360-0

Kapusta, N. D., Tran, U. S., Etzersdorfer, E., & Sonneck, G. (2013). Firearm restriction, more precise [Letter to the editor]. Archives of Suicide Research, 17(3), 319-320. doi:10.1080/13811118.2013.805633

Nader, I. W., Niederkrothenthaler, T., Schild, A. H. E., Koller, I., Tran, U. S., Kapusta, N. D., Sonneck, G., & Voracek, M. (2013). Development of a scale to assess knowledge about suicide postvention using item response theory. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 43(2), 174-184. doi:10.1111/sltb.12006

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Parker, E. M., Ovalle, F., Noe, R. S., Bell, J., Xu, L., Morrison, M. A., Mertzlufft, C. E., & Sugerman, D. E. (2013). Injuries and post-traumatic stress following historic tornados: Alabama, April 2011. PloS One, 8(12), e83038. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0083038

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Sonneck, G., Dervic, K., Nader, I. W., Voracek, M., Kapusta, N. D., Etzersdorfer, E., Mittendorfer-Rutz, E., & Dorner, T. (2012). Predictors of suicide and suicide attempt in subway stations: a population-based ecological study. Journal of Urban Health : Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 89(2), 339–353. doi:10.1007/s11524-011-9656-4

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Xu, L., Parks, S. E., & Sugerman, D. E. (2013). Descriptive factors of abusive head trauma in young children–United States, 2000-2009. Child Abuse & Neglect, 37(7), 446–455. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.02.002

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B., Eisenwort, B., & Pusswald, G. (2013). Assessment von Demenz und Depression [Assessment of Dementia and Depression]. In: T. E. Dorner (Ed.), Public Health. Von den Gesundheitsbedürfnissen der Gesellschaft zu klinischen Implikationen (p. 300-307). Vienna: Facultas.

Schild, A. H. E., Pietschnig, J., Tran, U. S., & Voracek, M. (2013). Genetic association studies between SNPs and suicidal behavior: A meta-meta-analysis. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 46, 36-42. doi:10.1016/j.pnpbp.2013.06.014

Till, B., Herberth, A., Sonneck, G., Vitouch, P., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2013). Who identifies with suicidal film characters? Determinants of identification with suicidal protagonists of drama films. Psychiatria Danubina, 25(2), 158-162.

Till, B., Herberth, A., Voracek, M., Sonneck, G., Vitouch, P., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2013). Die Wirkung von Filmen mit Suiziddarstellungen auf die emotionale Befindlichkeit der Zuschauer und der Einfluss von Rezeptionsmodalitäten und Coping-Strategien [The impact of suicide portrayals in films on viewers‘ emotional well-being and the mediating effects of emotional modes of reception and coping strategies]. Suizidprophylaxe, 40(3), 107-117.

Till, B., Sonneck, G., Baldauf, G., Steiner, E., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2013). Reasons to love life: Effects of a suicide awareness campaign on the utilization of a telephone emergency line in Austria. Crisis – The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 34(6), 382-389. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000212.

Till, B., Vitouch, P., Herberth, A., Sonneck, G., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2013). Personal suicidality in the reception of and identification with suicidal film characters. Death Studies, 37(4), 383-392. doi:10.1080/07481187.2012.673531.

Till, B., Voracek, M., Herberth, A., Strauss, M., Etzersdorfer, E., Eisenwort, B., Sonneck, G., & Niederkrotenthaler, N. (2013). The role of interviews with health professionals in the media in suicide prevention. Archives of Suicide Research, 17(1), 88-89. (letter). doi:10.1080/13811118.2013.748419.

2012

Collings, S., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2012). Suicide prevention and emergent media: surfing the opportunity. Crisis, 33(1), 1–4. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000141

Eisenwort, B., Hermann, A., Till, B., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2012). Darstellung von Suizidalität in deutschsprachigen Jugendmedien in Österreich und ihr Einfluss auf die Suizidprävalenz [Suicide reporting in German print and online media for adolescents in Austria and possible effects on suicide prevalence]. Zeitschrift für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie, 40(4), 251-261. doi:10.1024/1422-4917/a000178.

Dervic, K., Amiri, L., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Yousef, S., Salem, M. O., Voracek, M., & Sonneck, G. (2012). Suicide rates in the national and expatriate population in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 58(6), 652–656. doi:10.1177/0020764011430038

Nader, I. W., Tran, U. S., Baranyai, P., & Voracek, M. (2012). Investigating dimensionality of Eskin’s Attitudes toward Suicide Scale with Mokken scaling and confirmatory factor analysis. Archives of Suicide Research, 16(3), 226-237_._ doi:10.1080/13811118.2012.695271

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Fu, K., Yip, P. S. F., Fong, D. Y. T., Stack, S., Cheng, Q., & Pirkis, J. (2012). Changes in suicide rates following media reports on celebrity suicide: a meta-analysis. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 66(11), 1037–1042. doi:10.1136/jech-2011-200707

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Floderus, B., Alexanderson, K., Rasmussen, F., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2012). Exposure to parental mortality and markers of morbidity, and the risks of attempted and completed suicide in offspring: an analysis of sensitive life periods. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 66(3), 233–239. doi:10.1136/jech.2010.109595

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Rasmussen, F., & Mittendorfer-Rutz, E. (2012). Perinatal conditions and parental age at birth as risk markers for subsequent suicide attempt and suicide: a population based case-control study. European Journal of Epidemiology, 27(9), 729–738. doi:10.1007/s10654-012-9724-4

Niederkrotenthaler, T, Sonneck G, Dervic K, Nader IW, Voracek M, Kapusta ND, Etzersdorfer E, Mittendorfer-Rutz E, Dorner T (2012) Predictors of suicide and suicide attempt in subway stations: A population-based ecological study. Journal of Urban Health, 89(2):339-53.

Till, B. (Co-author). (2012). Suizid – Klischee und Wirklichkeit [Suicide – cliché and reality]. In G. Sonneck, N. Kapusta, G. Tomandl & M. Voracek (Eds.), Krisenintervention und Suizidverhütung (pp. 256-288). Vienna: Facultas.

Till, B., & Vitouch, P. (2012). Capital punishment in films: The impact of death penalty portrayals on viewers’ mood and attitude towards capital punishment. International Journal of Public Opinion Research, 24(3), 387-399. doi:10.1093/ijpor/edr051.

2011

Carballo JJ, Munoz-Lorenzo L, Blasco-Fontecilla H, Lopez-Castroman J, Garcia-Nieto R, Dervic K, Oquendo MA, Baca-Garcia E (2011) Continuity of depressive disorders from childhood and adolescence to adulthood. A naturalistic study in Community Mental Health Centers. The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders, 13(5) pii: PCC.11m01150.

Dervic K, Amiri L, Niederkrotenthaler T, Yousef S, Salem MO, Voracek M, Sonneck G (2011) Suicide rates in the national and expatriate population in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 58(6):652-6.

Dervic K, Carballo JJ, Baca-Gracia E, Galfalvy H, Mann JJ, Brent DA, Oquendo MA (2011) Moral or religious objections to suicide may protect against suicidal behavior in bipolar disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 72(10):1390-6.

Kapusta, N. D., Tran, U. S., Rockett, I. R. H., De Leo, D., Naylor, C. P. E., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Voracek, M., Etzersdorfer, E., & Sonneck, G. (2011). Declining autopsy rates and suicide misclassification: A cross-national analysis of 35 countries. Archives of General Psychiatry, 68(10), 1050-1057. doi:10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2011.66

Nader, I. W., Pietschnig, J., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Kapusta, N. D., Sonneck, G., & Voracek, M. (2011). Suicide seasonality: complex demodulation as a novel approach in epidemiologic analysis. PloS One, 6(2), e17413. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0017413

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Dorner, T. E., & Maier, M. (2011a). Development of a practical tool to measure the impact of publications on the society based on focus group discussions with scientists. BMC Public Health, 11, 588. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-588

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Dorner, T., & Maier, M. (2011b). Measuring impact of research on society. In Nature (Vol. 469, Issue 7328, p. 34). doi:10.1038/469034c

Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (2011). Role of media reports in completed and prevented suicide: Papageno vs. Werther effects. Chinese Mental Health Journal, 25(9), 71. (abstract).

Till, B. (2011). Role of personal suicidality in the reception of and identification with suicidal film characters: A laboratory experiment. Chinese Mental Health Journal, 25(9), 56. (abstract).

Till, B., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Herberth, A., Voracek, M., Sonneck, G., & Vitouch, P. (2011). Coping and film reception: A study on the impact of film dramas and the mediating effects of emotional modes of film reception and coping strategies. Journal of Media Psychology, 23(3), 149-160. doi:10.1027/1864-1105/a000048.

2010

Blasco-Fontecilla H, Baca-Garcia E, Duberstein P, Perez-Rodriguez MM, Dervic K, Saiz-Ruiz J, Courtet P, de Leon J, Oquendo MA (2010) An exploratory study of the relationship between diverse life events and personality disorders in a sample of suicide attempters. Journal of Personality Disorders, 24(6): 773-784.

Dervic K, Lenz G, Friedrich MH (2010) Research skills training for child psychiatry residents. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 19(5):469-70.

Eisenwort, B., Schlanitz, F., & Niederkrotenthaler, T. (2010). [Hearing impairment : successful communication as the main source of positive experiences]. HNO, 58(5), 459–464. doi:10.1007/s00106-009-2055-4

Fajkic A, Lepara O, Voracek M, Kapusta ND, Niederkrotenthaler T, Amiri L, Sonneck G, Dervic K (2010) Child and adolescent suicides in Bosnia and Herzegovina before and after the war (1992-1995). Crisis, 31(3):160-4. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000021

Kapusta, ND, Posch, M., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Fischer-Kern, M., Etzersdorfer, E., & Sonneck, G. (2010). Availability of mental health service providers and suicide rates in Austria: a nationwide study. Psychiatric Services (Washington, D.C.), 61(12), 1198–1203. doi:10.1176/ps.2010.61.12.1198

Kapusta ND, Voracek M, Niederkrotenthaler T, Dervic K, Etzersdorfer E, Plener PL, Schneider E, Stein C, Sonneck G (2010) Characteristics of police officer suicides in the federal Austrian police corps. Crisis, 31(5):265-71. doi:10.1027/0227-5910/a000033

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Voracek, M., Herberth, A., Till, B., Strauss, M., Etzersdorfer, E., Eisenwort, B., & Sonneck, G. (2010). Role of media reports in completed and prevented suicide: Werther v. Papageno effects. British Journal of Psychiatry, 197(3), 234-243. doi:10.1192/bjp.bp.109.074633.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Voracek, M., Herberth, A., Till, B., Strauss, M., Etzersdorfer, E., Eisenwort, B., & Sonneck, G. (2010). Papageno v Werther effect. British Medical Journal, 341, 5841. (letter). doi:10.1136/bmj.c5841.

Till, B. (2010). Hinrichtungen im Film: Die Effekte von in Spielfilmen dargestellten Hinrichtungen auf den Zuschauer [Capital punishment in films: The effects of capital punishment featured in motion pictures on the viewer]. Saarbrücken, Germany: VDM.

Till, B., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Herberth, A., Vitouch, P., & Sonneck, G. (2010). Suicide in films: The impact of suicide portrayals on non-suicidal viewers’ well-being and the effectiveness of censorship. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior, 40(4), 319-327. doi:10.1521/suli.2010.40.4.319.

2009

Blasco-Fontecilla H, Baca-Garcia E, Dervic K, Perez-Rodriguez M, Saiz-Gonzalez D, Saiz-Ruiz J, Oquendo MA, de Leon J (2009) Severity of personality disorders and suicide attempt. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 119(2):149-55.

Blasco-Fontecilla H, Baca-Garcia E, Dervic K, Perez-Rodriguez MM, Lopez-Castroman J, Saiz-Ruiz J, Oquendo MA (2009) Specific features of suicidal behavior in patients with narcissistic personality disorder. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 70(11):1583-7.

Huemer J, Karnik N, Völkl-Kernstock S, Granditsch E, Dervic K, Friedrich MH, Steiner H (2009) Mental health issues in unaccompanied refugee minors. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 3(1):13.

Kapusta ND, Niederkrotenthaler T, Etzersdorfer E, Voracek M, Dervic K, Jandl-Jager E, Sonneck G (2009) Influence of psychotherapist density and antidepressant sales on suicide rates. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 119(3):236-42. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0447.2008.01314.x

Niederkrotenthaler T, Till B, Herberth A, Kapusta N, Voracek M, Dervic K, Etzersdorfer E, Sonneck G (2009) Can media effects counteract legislation reforms? The case of adolescent firearm suicide in the wake of the Austrian firearm legislation. Journal of Adolescent Health, 44(1):90-3.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B., Herberth, A., Kapusta, N. D., Voracek, M., Dervic, K., Etzersdorfer, E., & Sonneck, G. (2009). Can media effects counteract legislation reforms? The case of adolescent firearm suicides in the wake of the Austrian firearm legislation. Journal of Adolescent Health, 44(1), 90-93. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2008.05.010.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B., Herberth, A., Voracek, M., Kapusta, N. D., Etzersdorfer, E., Strauss, M., & Sonneck, G. (2009). The gap between suicide characteristics in the print media and in the population. European Journal of Public Health, 19(4), 361-364. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckp034.

Niederkrotenthaler, T., Till, B., Kapusta, N. D., Voracek, M., Dervic, K. & Sonneck, G. (2009). Copycat effects after media reports on suicide: A population-based ecologic study. Social Science & Medicine, 69(7), 1085-1090. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.07.041.

Voracek M, Loibl LM, Dervic K, Kapusta N, Niederkrotenthaler T, Sonneck G (2009) Consistency of immigrant suicide rates in Austria with country-of-birth suicide rates: A role for genetic risk factors for suicide? Psychiatry Research, 170 (2-3):286-9. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2008.10.032

2008

Dervic K, Brent DA, Oquendo MA (2008) Completed suicide in childhood. Psychiatric Clinics of North America 31(2):271-91.

Herberth, A., Niederkrotenthaler, T., & Till, B. (Eds.) (2008). Suizidalität in den Medien / Suicidality in the media: Interdisziplinäre Betrachtungen / Interdisciplinary contributions. Münster: LIT.

Lizardi D*, Dervic K*, Grunebaum MF, Burke AK, Mann JJ, Oquendo MA (2008) The role of moral objections to suicide in the assessment of suicidal patients. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 42(10):815-21. (*Dr. Lizardi and Dr. Dervic contributed equally to this paper)

Loibl, L. M., Tran, U. S., Hirner, A., & Voracek, M. (2008). Lay theories of suicide: Test-retest reliability and further validation of Lester and Bean’s Attribution of Causes to Suicide scale. Psychiatria Danubina, 20(1), 26-30.

Till, B., & Vitouch, P. (2008). On the impact of suicide portrayal in films: Preliminary results. In A. Herberth, T. Niederkotenthaler & B. Till (Eds.), Suizidalität in den Medien / Suicidality in the media: Interdisziplinäre Betrachtungen / Interdisciplinary contributions (pp. 69-77). Münster, Germany: LIT.

Voracek, M., Loibl, L. M., Kapusta, N. D., Niederkrotenthaler, T., Dervic, K., & Sonneck, G. (2008). Not carried away by a moonlight shadow: no evidence for associations between suicide occurrence and lunar phase among more than 65,000 suicide cases in Austria, 1970-2006. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift, 120(11–12), 343–349. doi:10.1007/s00508-008-0985-6

Voracek, M., Tran, U. S., & Sonneck, G. (2008). Psychometric properties of the Revised Facts on Suicide Quiz in Austrian medical and psychology undergraduates. Death Studies, 32(10), 937-950. doi:10.2466/pms.105.1.3-7

2007

Dervic K, Akkaya-Kalayci T, Kapusta ND, Kaya M, Merl E, Vogel E, Pellegrini E, Friedrich MH (2007) Suicidal ideation among Viennese high school students. Wiener klinische Wochenschrift, 119(5-6):174-180.

Dervic K, Friedrich MH, Sonneck G (2007) Suicidal behavior in Austrian children and adolescents. Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, 4:133-139.

Dervic K, Grunebaum MF, Burke AK, Mann JJ, Oquendo MA (2007) Cluster C personality disorders in major depressive episodes: The relationship between hostility and suicidal behavior. Archives of Suicide Research, 11(1):83-90.

Klier CM, Muzik M, Dervic K, Mossaheb N, Benesch T, Ulm B, Zeller M (2007) The role of estrogen and progesterone in depression after birth. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 41(3-4):273-9.

Kõlves, K., Tran, U. S., & Voracek, M. (2007). Knowledge about suicide and local suicide prevalence: Comparison of Estonia and Austria. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 105(1), 3-7. doi:10.2466/PMS.105.1.3-7

Niederkrotenthaler, Thomas, Herberth, A., & Sonneck, G. (2007). [The “Werther-effect”: legend or reality?]. Neuropsychiatrie : Klinik, Diagnostik, Therapie und Rehabilitation : Organ der Gesellschaft Osterreichischer Nervenarzte und Psychiater, 21(4), 284–290.

Niederkrotenthaler, Thomas, & Sonneck, G. (2007). Assessing the impact of media guidelines for reporting on suicides in Austria: interrupted time series analysis. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 41(5), 419–428. doi:10.1080/00048670701266680

Voracek, M., & Tran, U. S. (2007). Dietary tryptophan intake and suicide rate in industrialized nations. Journal of Affect__ive Disorders, 98(3), 259-262. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2006.07.019

Voracek, M., Tran, U. S., & Sonneck, G. (2007). Facts and myths about seasonal variation in suicide. Psychological Reports, 100(3), 810-814. doi:10.2466/pr0.100.3.810-814