Researcher interests: Dr. Shahar is a clinical psychologist, studying the outcome of psychotherapy and how people change during therapy, with a special focus on the role of emotion. His current research examines the effectiveness of and change processes in Emotion-Focused Therapy (EFT) among people who suffer from social anxiety and among people who struggle with high levels of self-criticism.
FACULTY / SCHOOL: Faculty of Social Sciences
DEPARTMENT: Psychology
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Selected Publications

david c zuroff, fuya yu, james n kirby, jaskaran basran, julia halamova, kenichi asano, marcela matos, marion sommersspijkerman, martin kanovsk√Ĺ, nicholas a troop, nicola hermanto, nicola petrocchi, nuriye kupeli, paul gilbert, Ben Shahar, tobias krieger
multiple group irt measurement invariance analysis of the forms of self criticising attacking and self reassuring scale in thirteen international samples (2019)| Journal of Rational-emotive & Cognitive-behavior Therapy| Read more
ann haberman, eran barkalifa, gary m diamond, Ben Shahar, sigal zilchamano
exploring the process of change in emotion focused therapy for social anxiety (2019)| Psychotherapy Research| Read more
gerin gaskin, jessica l borelli, meghan kussman, patricia a smiley, phoebe t pham, Ben Shahar
children s and parents perceptions of vulnerability as weakness associations with children s well being (2019)| Journal of Child and Family Studies| Read more
gary m diamond, inbal gat, ofir nirgottlieb, ravit steinmann, Ben Shahar
hechtingsgerichte gezinstherapie en individuele eft voor onopgeloste woede een kwalitatieve analyse van de behandeluitkomsten en veranderingsprocessen (2019)| Gezinstherapie Wereldwijd| Read more
robert elliott, Ben Shahar
emotion focused therapy for social anxiety (2019)| | Read more
david c zuroff, fuya yu, james n kirby, jaskaran basran, julia halamova, kenichi asano, marcela matos, maria petronella johanna sommersspijkerman, martin kanovsk√Ĺ, nicholas a troop, nicola hermanto, nicola petrocchi, nuriye kupeli, paul gilbert, Ben Shahar, tobias krieger
the factor structure of the forms of self criticising attacking self reassuring scale in thirteen distinct populations (2018)| Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment| Read more
gilad adler, Ben Shahar, sigal zilchamano, tohar dolev
the development of the working alliance and its ability to predict outcome in emotion focused therapy for social anxiety disorder (2018)| Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease| Read more
gal lazarus, Ben Shahar
the role of shame and self criticism in social anxiety a daily diary study in a nonclinical sample (2018)| Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology| Read more
anat brunstein klomek, arie hadas, Ben Shahar, silvana fennig, zohar sarelmichnik
inpatient treatment has no impact on the core thoughts and perceptions in adolescents with anorexia nervosa (2017)| Early Intervention in Psychiatry| Read more
eran barkalifa, eve alon, Ben Shahar
emotion focused therapy for social anxiety disorder results from a multiple baseline study (2017)| Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology| Read more

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