Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Lebenswissen­schaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Psychologie

Dr. rer. nat. Björn Elsner

Dr. rer. nat. Björn Elsner
wiss. Mitarb.
bjoern.elsner (at)

Humboldt-Universität → Präsidium → Lebenswissenschaftliche Fakultät → Institut für Psychologie → Klinische Psychologie
Rudower Chaussee 18 , Raum 0'240
(030) 2093-9338
(030) 2093-4859
Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin


Grützmann, R., Klawohn, J., Elsner, B., Reuter, B., Kaufmann, C., Riesel, A., Bey, K., Heinzel, S., & Kathmann, N. (2022). Error-related activity of the sensorimotor network contributes to the prediction of response to cognitive-behavioral therapy in obsessive–compulsive disorder. NeuroImage: Clinical, 36, 103216.

Balzus, L., Klawohn, J., Elsner, B., Schmidt, S., Brandt, S. A., & Kathmann, N. (2022). Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation Modulates Neural Correlates of Performance Monitoring in Patients With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. NeuroImage: Clinical, 103113.

Paul, S., Kathmann, N., Elsner, B., Reuter, B., Barnow, S., Simon, D., ... & Klawohn, J. (2022). Neural correlates of emotional reactivity predict response to cognitive-behavioral therapy in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 308, 398-406.

Funk, C. S., Hart, X. M., Gründer, G., Hiemke, C., Elsner, B., Kreutz, R., & Riemer, T. G. (2022). Is Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Relevant for Antidepressant Drug Therapy? Implications From a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis With Focus on Moderating Factors. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 13:826138.

Elsner, B., Jacobi, T., Kischkel, E., Schulze, D., & Reuter, B. (2022). Mechanisms of exposure and response prevention in obsessive-compulsive disorder: effects of habituation and expectancy violation on short-term outcome in cognitive behavioral therapy. BMC Psychiatry, 22(1), 1-16.

Kathmann, N., Jacobi, T., Elsner, B., & Reuter, B. (2022). Effectiveness of Individual Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Predictors of Outcome in Adult Patients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 1-13.

Elsner, B., Reuter, B., Said, M., Linnman, C., Kathmann, N., & Beucke, J. C. (2022). Impaired differential learning of fear versus safety signs in obsessive‐compulsive disorder. Psychophysiology, 59(2), e13956.

Hilbert, K., Jacobi, T., Kunas, S. L., Elsner, B., Reuter, B., Lueken, U., & Kathmann, N. (2021). Identifying CBT non-response among OCD outpatients: A machine-learning approach. Psychotherapy Research, 31(1), 52-62.

Elsner, B., Wolfsberger, F., Srp, J., Windsheimer, A., Becker, L., Jacobi, T., Kathmann, N., & Reuter, B. (2020). Long-Term Stability of Benefits of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Depends on Symptom Remission During Treatment. Clinical Psychology in Europe, 2(1), 1-18.

Reuter, B., Elsner, B., Möllers, D., & Kathmann, N. (2016). Decomposing mechanisms of abnormal saccade generation in schizophrenia patients: Contributions of volitional initiation, motor preparation, and fixation release. Psychophysiology, 53(11), 1712-1720.