A first research topic is the integration of clinical psychology and neuroimaging in order to understand the detailed mechanisms mediating inter-individual differences in human behavior. Individual variability in emotion processing may be associated with genetic variations as well as with psychological predispositions. Our concept of dispositional affect (Arciero & Bondolfi, Selfhood, Identity and Personality Styles. Wiley & Blackwell, 2009) has been developed based on previous works bearing on the relationship between cognitive styles and attachment patterns in some psychopathological conditions. A second research topic, deals with the prediction and the etiopathogeny of recurrence in unipolar depression in an integrative perspective (psychological and biological factors).
Identifying the Common Genetic Basis of Antidepressant Response.
Possible Contribution of Meaning in Life in Patients With Chronic Pain and Suicidal Ideation: Observational Study.
One-year persistent symptoms and functional impairment in SARS-CoV-2 positive and negative individuals.
Implementation of a Psychiatric Consultation for Healthcare Workers during First Wave of COVID-19 Outbreak.
Département de psychiatrie