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Thèmes de Recherche
  1. Familles de patients atteints de pathologies somatiques graves (cancer) : conjoints, enfants, fratries, parents. Evaluation de l’adaptation au traitement, des représentations de la maladie, sur le plan individuel et familial.
  2. Adolescents atteints de cancer et leurs proches : adaptation, consommations de substances, place et soutien des pairs, ajustement au deuil des pairs.
  3. Enfants atteints de cancer et leurs familles : facteurs de vulnérabilité et protection, après cancer et réadaptation.
  4. Evaluation des processus de deuil chez les adultes et les enfants : identification des prédicteurs et des facteurs de vulnérabilité au deuil complexe et persistant, identification des facteurs de protection, description des processus à l’œuvre.
  5. Evaluation des interventions psychothérapeutiques individuelles et familiales dans différents champs : cancer, obésité, maladies chroniques, adultes, adolescents et enfants.
Recherches en cours
  1. Ajustement psychologique des patients atteints de cancer du pancréas et de leurs aidants.
  2. Évaluation des troubles psychopathologiques et de l’expérience subjective des proches de patients décédés en soins palliatifs en France : étude nationale multicentrique.
  3. Expérience de la transmission de l’information génétique aux enfants atteints de surdité génétique : étude qualitative auprès des parents et des enfants devenus adultes.
Principales publications depuis 2015

Publications internationales depuis 2015

  1. Flahault, C., Trosdorf, M., Sonrier, M., Vioulac, C., Fasse, L., Timsit, J. F., … & Garrouste-Orgeas, M. (2021). ICU Survivors Experience of ICU Diaries: An Ancillary Qualitative Analysis of the ICU Diary Study. Critical care explorations, 3(5).
  2. Jacob, A., Journiac, J., Fischer, L., Astrologo, L., & Flahault, C. (2021).How do cystic fibrosis patients experience parenthood? A systematic review. Journal of Health Psychology, 26(1), 60-81. (SJR Q2, IF: 2.503)
  3. Lisan, Q., Pigneur, B., Pernot, S., Flahault, C., Lenne, F., Friedlander, G., … & Lemogne, C. (2021). Is sexual harassment and psychological abuse among medical students a fatality? A 2-year study in the Paris Descartes School of Medicine. Medical teacher, 1-9 (SJR Q1, IF: 2.65).
  4. Lopez, C., Sultan, S., Lamore, K., Dufour, C., Favré, E., Fasse, L., Flahault, C. (2021, in press). Difficulties encountered by physicians and mental health professionals in evaluating and caring for affective and behavioral problems in pediatric brain tumor survivors. Supportive Care in Cancer, 1-10.
  5. Phan, J., Karsenti, L., Laurence, V., Marec-Berard, P., Cordero, C., Thisse-Sarazin, A., Riberon, C., & Flahault. C. (2021). Longitudinal study of psychological adjustment, adaption and perceived social support of French Adolescents and Young Adults with cancer. Preliminary quantitative results of the initial stage. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology Research and Practice, 3(1), 54.
  6. Grégoire, S., Lamore, K., Laurence, V., Silva Moura, D., Marec-Berard, P., Leprince, T., Corradini, N., Blin, N., Chauvet, S., Seigneur, E., Flahault, C. (2020). Coping strategies and factors related to problematic substance use and behavioral addictions among adolescents and young adults with cancer. Journal of adolescent and young adult oncology, 9(6), 639-650.
  7. Lamore, K., Flahault, C., & Untas, A. (2020). Women and partners’ information need, emotional adjustment and breast reconstruction decision-making before mastectomy. Plastic Surgery, 28(3). (SJR Q3, IF: 0.667)
  8. Stulz, A., Lamore, K., Montalescot, L., Favez, N., & Flahault, C. (2020). Sexual health in colon cancer patients: A systematic review. Psycho‐Oncology, 29(7), 1095-1104. (SJR Q2, IF: 3.455)
  9. Garrouste-Orgeas, M., Flahault, C., Vinatier, I., Rigaud, J. P., Thieulot-Rolin, N., Mercier, E., … & Hamidfar, R. (2019). Effect of an ICU Diary on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms Among Patients Receiving Mechanical Ventilation: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Jama, 322(3), 229-239. [IF : 51.273]
  10. Lamore, K., Flahault, C., Fasse, L., & Untas, A. (2019). “Waiting for breast reconstruction”: An interpretative phenomenological analysis of heterosexual couples’ experiences of mastectomy for breast cancer. European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 42, 42-49.[IF : 1,697]
  11. Lamore, K., Vioulac, C., Fasse, L., Flahault, C., Quintard, B., & Untas, A. (2019). Couples’ Experience of the Decision-Making Process in Breast Reconstruction After Breast Cancer: A Lexical Analysis of Their Discourse. Cancer nursing. Doi: 10.1097/NCC.0000000000000708. [IF=1,844]
  12. Ruffault, A., Vaugeois, F., Barsamian, C., Lurbe i Puerto, K., Le Quentrec-Creven, G., Flahault, C., Naudé, A. J., Ferrand, M., Rives-Lange, C., Czernichow, S., & Carette, C. (2018). Associations of lifetime traumatic experience with dysfunctional eating patterns and post-surgery weight-loss in adults with obesity: A retrospective study. Stress & Health. Doi :10.1002/smi.2807. [IF=2.114]
  13. Husky, M., Mazure, C., Ruffault, A., Flahault, C., & Kovess, V. (2018). Differential associations between excess body weight and psychiatric disorders in men and women in France. Journal of Women’s Health, 27(2), 183-190. Doi:10.1089/jwh.2016.6248 [IF=2.032]
  14. Garrouste-Orgeas, M., Flahault, C., Fasse, L., Ruckly, S., Amdjar-Badidi, N., Argaud, L., Timsit, J.-F. (2017). The ICU-Diary study: prospective, multicenter comparative study of the impact of an ICU diary on the wellbeing of patients and families in French ICUs. Trials, 18, 542. [IF: 1,96]
  15. Ruffault, A., Czernichow, S., Hagger, M. S., Ferrand, M., Erichot, N., Boujut, E., & Flahault, (2017). The effects of mindfulness training on weight-loss and health-related behaviors in adults with overweight and obesity: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Obesity Research & Clinical Practice, 11(5), 90-111. Doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2016.09.002 [IF=2.094]
  16. Robieux, L., Karsenti, L., Pocard, M., & Flahault, C. (2017). Let’s talk about empathy! Patient education and counseling, 101(1), 59-66. Doi:10.1016/j.pec.2017.06.024 [IF:2.42]
  17. Flahault, C., Dolbeault, S., Fasse, L. (2017). Understanding grief in children who have lost a parent with cancer: how do they they give meaning to this experience? Results of an Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis. Death studies, 27, 1-8. Doi:10.1080/07481187.2017.1383951 [IF: 1.16]
  18. Fasse, L. Flahault, C., Vioulac, C., Lamore, K., Van Wersch, A., Quintard, B. & Untas, A. (2017). The decision-making process for breast reconstruction after cancer surgery: representations of heterosexual couples in longstanding relationships. British Journal of Health Psychology. 22(2), 254-269. Doi: 10.1111/bjhp.12228.[IF:2.55]
  19. Lamore, K., Kaci, S., Czernichow, S., Bretault, M., Bouillon, J-L., Naudé, A-J., Gribe-Ouaknine, S., Carette, C. & Flahault, C. (2017). Mental health support provided throughout the bariatric surgery clinical pathway in French specialized care centers for obesity. Obesity Surgery. 27(3), 802-810. Doi: 10.1007/s11695-016-2498-0. IF: [3.603]
  20. Brédart, A., Bodson, S., Le Tourneau, C., Flahault, C., Bonnetain, F., Beaudeau, A., Coquan, E., Dolbeault, S. & Paoletti, X. (2016). Patients’ perceived tolerance of side effects in phase I cancer clinical trials: A qualitative study. European Journal of Cancer Care. Doi: 10.1111/ecc.12596.
  21. Iosifyan M.A., Arina G.A., Flahault C. (2016). Values, coping strategies, and psychopathological symptoms among adolescents with asthma: a cross-cultural study. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 1-16
  22. Ruffault, A., Bernier, M., Thiénot, E., Fournier, J. F., & Flahault, C. (2016). Exploring the links between mindfulness skills, physical activity, signs of anxiety, and signs of depression among non-clinical participants Journal of Behavioral and Cognitive therapies, 27(1), 16-24.  Doi:10.1016/j.jtcc.2016.09.003
  23. Ruffault, A., Carette, C., Lurbe i Puerto, K., Juge, N., Beauchet, A., Benoliel, J. J., Lacorte, J. M., Fournier, J. F., Czernichow, S., & Flahault, C. (2016). Randomized controlled trial of a 12-month computerized mindfulness-based intervention for obese patients with binge eating disorder: The MindOb study protocol. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 49, 126-133. Doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2016.06.012
  24. Ruffault A., Gregoire S., Hendrickson K., Flahault C. (2016). Cognitive behavioral therapy with daily mindfulness training: A case report of comorbid binge eating and bipolar disorders. Mindfulness, 1-4. Doi:10.1007/s12671-015-0446-z
  25. Fasse L., Flahault C., Brédart A., Dolbeault S., Sultan S. (2015). Describing and understanding depression in spouses of cancer patients in palliative phase. Psychooncology, 24(9), 1131-1137. Doi: 10.1002/pon.3777. [IF: 3.43]
  26. Ferrand, M., Ruffault, A., Tytelman, X., Flahault, C., Negovanska, V. (2015). A cognitive and virtual reality treatment program for the fear of flying. Aerospace Medicine and Human Performance, 86(8), 723-727
  27. Iosifyan M.A., Arina G.A., Flahault C. (2015). Attitudes mediate relationships between values and health behaviors among adolescents with asthma. Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 8 (41), 2.
  28. Flahault, C., Seigneur, E., Laurence, V., Pacquement, H., Montel, S. (2015). Parents who have lost a child to cancer: what do they really need? Psychology, 6 (6), 665-671.
  29. Brédart A., Kop JL., DePauw A., Caron O., Sultan S., Leblond D., Fajac A., Buecher B., Gauthier-Villars M., Nogues C., Flahault C., Stoppa-Lyonnet D., Dolbeault S. (2013). Short-term psychological impact of the BRCA1/2 test result in women with breast cancer according to their perceived probability of genetic predisposition to cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 1–9 | doi: 10.1038/bjc.2012.599

Publications nationales depuis 2015

  1. Turpin, A., Flahaut, C., Untas, A., & Hammel, P. Retentissement psychologique du cancer du pancréas: quels enjeux, quelle prise en charge?. Hépato-Gastro & Oncologie Digestive, 1(1).
  2. Ruffault, A., Czernichow, S., i Puerto, K. L., Fournier, J. F., Carette, C., & Flahault, C. (2018). Intervention basée sur la pleine conscience auprès de patients souffrant d’obésité et de trouble de binge eating: résultats préliminaires de l’essai contrôlé randomisé MindOb. Journal de Thérapie Comportementale et Cognitive. Doi :10.1016/j.jtcc.2018.09.001
  3. Lamore, K., Flahault, C., Untas, A. (2018). La communication conjugale après un diagnostic de cancer : exemples de couples confrontés à la mastectomie. Psycho-oncologie. 12(1), 54-56.
  4. Seigneur, E., Dubois, C., Pacquement, H., Laurence, V., Brugières, L., & Flahault, C. (2017). Cryopréservation de sperme chez les adolescents atteints de cancer—Partie I: Étude des pratiques médicales pédiatriques Sperm-banking in teenagers with cancer—Part I: Inventory of pediatric medical practices. Psycho-Oncologie, 1-8.
  5. Dubois, C., Seigneur, E., Pacquement, H., Laurence, V., Brugières, L., & Flahault, C. (2017). Cryopréservation de sperme chez les adolescents atteints de cancer—Partie II: Étude de l’expérience subjective rétrospective des patientsSperm-banking in teenagers with cancer—Part II: Study of retrospective experience and feelings of patients. Psycho-Oncologie, 1-9.
  6. Robieux, L., Zenasni, F., Flahault, C., Tavani, J-L., (2017). L’espoir dans la maladie chronique : représentations sociales de l’espoir chez les patients et soignants. Psychologie Française, 63(1), 37-50. doi: 1016/j.psfr.2016.12.003.
  7. Lamore, K., Quintard, B., Flahault, C., Van Wersch, A., & Untas, A. (2016). Évaluation de l’impact de la reconstruction mammaire chez les femmes en couple grâce à un outil de recherche communautaire : les Seintinelles. Bulletin du Cancer.
  8. Gregoire, S., Flahault, , Laurence, V., Levy, D., Dolbeault, S. (2015). Adolescents et jeunes adultes atteints de cancer, entre adaptation et addiction : Un état de la question. Bull Cancer, 102, 477-483.
  9. Mentec, M., Flahault, C. (2015). Perdre un parent dans l’enfance états des lieux des connaissances théoriques et des enjeux cliniques. Bulletin du Cancer, 102, 287–294.

Chapitres d’ouvrage

  1. Vander Haegen, M., Stassart, C., Tilkin, C., Grégoire, C., & Flahault, C. (2021). Ajustement psychoclinique de l’adulte et de l’enfant dans le champ de l’oncologie : Perspective du patient et du proche. Dans L. Muller, V. Laguette et L. Dany (Eds), Pratiques et interventions en psychologie de la santé (p. 153-163). France, Paris :
    Éditions des archives contemporaines (Collection Psychologie du social).

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