Dr. biol. hum. Erich Flammer, Diplom-Psychologe

Dr. biol. hum. Erich Flammer


Geboren  29.06.1963


Wissenschaftliche und berufliche Tätigkeit

06/2016                     Promotion zum Dr. biol. hum. an der medizinischen Fakultät
                                   der Universität Ulm

seit 11/2006               ZfP Südwürttemberg, Abteilung Versorgungsforschung Weissenau

seit 01/2003               Freiberufliche Tätigkeit im Bereich Statistik, empirische 
                                    Sozialforschung und Datenanalyse

04/2003 - 09/2003     Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter im Fachbereich Politik  und 03/2004 - 08/2004     Verwaltung der Universität Konstanz



10/1994 - 04/2003      Studium der Psychologie an der Universität Konstanz
                                      mit dem Schwerpunkt Klinische Psychologie und dem   
                                      Nachbarfach Statistik mit Abschluss Diplom

10/1983 - 10/1990      Studium der Rechtswissenschaft und der Volkswirtschaftslehre 
                                      an der Universität Konstanz



Dr. biol. hum. Erich Flammer


Adorjan, K.; Steinert, T.; Flammer, E.; Deister, A.; Koller, M.; Zinkler, M. et al. (2017): Coercive measures in German hospitals for psychiatry and psychotherapy. A pilot study by the DGPPN to evaluate a uniform assessment instrument. In: Der Nervenarzt 88 (7), S. 802–810. DOI: 10.1007/s00115-016-0261-3.

Bergk, Jan; Einsiedler, Beate; Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2011): A randomized controlled comparison of seclusion and mechanical restraint in inpatient settings. In: Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) 62 (11), S. 1310–1317. DOI: 10.1176/ps.62.11.pss6211_1310.

Bergk, Jan; Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2009): Ratings of coercive interventions by inpatients and staff in Germany. In: Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) 60 (10), 1401; author reply 1401-2. DOI: 10.1176/ps.2009.60.10.1401.

Bergk, Jan; Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2010): "Coercion Experience Scale" (CES)--validation of a questionnaire on coercive measures. In: BMC psychiatry 10, S. 5. DOI: 10.1186/1471-244X-10-5.

Borbe, Raoul; Flammer, Erich; Borbe, Susanne; Muller, Thomas (2009): Social-psychiatric research in Germany--a literature review. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 36 (8), e7-18. DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1223359.

Borbe, Raoul; Klein, Andreas; Onnen, Margarete; Flammer, Erich; Bergk, Jan; Steinert, Tilman (2010): Subjective patient experience of psychiatric admissions. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 37 (1), S. 20–26. DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1223338.

Eisele, Frank; Schmid, Peter; Steinert, Tilman; Uhlmann, Carmen; Grupp, Dieter; Rieger, Wolfgang; Flammer, Erich (2012): Analysis of patterns of in-patient and out-patient mental health care by use of routine data. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 39 (7), S. 319–325. DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1305186.

Flammer, Erich; Alladin, Assen (2007): The efficacy of hypnotherapy in the treatment of psychosomatic disorders: meta-analytical evidence. In: The International journal of clinical and experimental hypnosis 55 (3), S. 251–274. DOI: 10.1080/00207140701338696.

Flammer, Erich; Breier, Andrea; Steinert, Tilman (2009): Oral health and hygiene among persons with severe mental illness. In: Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) 60 (10), 1402; author reply 1402-3. DOI: 10.1176/ps.2009.60.10.1402.

Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2015): Impact of the Temporaneous Lack of Legal Basis for Involuntary Treatment on the Frequency of Aggressive Incidents, Seclusion and Restraint among Patients with Chronic Schizophrenic Disorders. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 42 (5), S. 260–266. DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1370069.

Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2015): Involuntary Medication, Seclusion, and Restraint in German Psychiatric Hospitals after the Adoption of Legislation in 2013. In: Frontiers in psychiatry 6, S. 153. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyt.2015.00153.

Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2016): Association Between Restriction of Involuntary Medication and Frequency of Coercive Measures and Violent Incidents. In: Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) 67 (12), S. 1315–1320. DOI: 10.1176/appi.ps.201500476.

Flammer, E.; Steinert, T.; Eisele, F.; Bergk, J.; Uhlmann, C. (2013): Who is Subjected to Coercive Measures as a Psychiatric Inpatient? A Multi-Level Analysis. In: Clinical practice and epidemiology in mental health : CP & EMH 9, S. 110–119. DOI: 10.2174/1745017901309010110.

Grempler, Julia; Droste-Arndt, Hildegard; Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2012): Wish to change smoking behaviour among staff and patients of a psychiatric hospital. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 39 (4), S. 164–168. DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1298973.

Jaeger, Susanne; Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2011): Psychiatric basic documentation in practice: how reliable is the data? In: Psychiatrische Praxis 38 (5), S. 244–249. DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1266084.

Jaeger, Susanne; Steinert, Tilman; Uhlmann, Carmen; Flammer, Erich; Bichescu-Burian, Dana; Tschoke, Stefan (2017): Dissociation in patients with borderline personality disorder in acute inpatient care - A latent profile analysis. In: Comprehensive psychiatry 78, S. 67–75. DOI: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2017.07.005.

Jaeger, Susanne; Weisshaupt, Sabine; Flammer, Erich; Steinert, Tilman (2014): Control beliefs, therapeutic relationship, and adherence in schizophrenia outpatients: a cross-sectional study. In: American journal of health behavior 38 (6), S. 914–923. DOI: 10.5993/AJHB.38.6.13.

Konrad, Michael; Frank, Udo Gisbert; Flammer, Erich (2011): Community care for former forensic patients in the local mental health care system--evaluation of the basic documentation in two regions. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 38 (8), S. 376–381. DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1276862.

Lepping, Peter; Masood, Barkat; Flammer, Erich; Noorthoorn, Eric O. (2016): Comparison of restraint data from four countries. In: Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology 51 (9), S. 1301–1309. DOI: 10.1007/s00127-016-1203-x.

Lepping, P.; Steinert, T.; Needham, I.; Abderhalden, C.; Flammer, E.; Schmid, P. (2009): Ward safety perceived by ward managers in Britain, Germany and Switzerland: identifying factors that improve ability to deal with violence. In: Journal of psychiatric and mental health nursing 16 (7), S. 629–635. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2850.2009.01425.x.

Schirmer, Uwe B.; Steinert, Tilman; Flammer, Erich; Borbe, Raoul (2015): Skills-based medication training program for patients with schizophrenic disorders: a rater-blind randomized controlled trial. In: Patient preference and adherence 9, S. 541–549. DOI: 10.2147/PPA.S75616.

Schmid, Petra; Flammer, Erich; Grupp, Dieter; Steinert, Tilman (2015): Evaluation of a Model of Cross-Sectorial Mental Health Care (Integrated Health): Service Use and Treatment Quality. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 42 (8), S. 448–454. DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1387231.

Steinert, Tilman; Birk, Michael; Flammer, Erich; Bergk, Jan (2013): Subjective distress after seclusion or mechanical restraint: one-year follow-up of a randomized controlled study. In: Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.) 64 (10), S. 1012–1017. DOI: 10.1176/appi.ps.201200315.

Steinert, Tilman; Bohnet, Ulrich; Flammer, Erich; Luchtenberg, Dietmar; Eisele, Frank (2009): Effects of a training of power and balance on the use of mechanical restraint among in-patients with dementia. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 36 (6), S. 273–278. DOI: 10.1055/s-0028-1090216.

Steinert, Tilman; Breier, Andrea; Flammer, Erich (2011): Preventive medical checkups and consultations in people with schizophrenia and a comparison group of similar social status. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 38 (2), S. 87–90. DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1248553.

Steinert, Tilman; Eisele, Frank; Langle, Gerhard; Albani, Cornelia; Flammer, Erich; Borbe, Raoul (2010): PGI-I (patient's global impression) as an outcome and quality indicator of psychiatric in-patient treatment: results and concordance with doctor's assessments. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 37 (7), S. 343–349. DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1248444.

Steinert, Tilman; Kappenschneider, Judith; Flammer, Erich (2017): Subjective Experiences of Ward Rules on Wards for Treatment of Alcohol Dependency. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 44 (4), S. 206–212. DOI: 10.1055/s-0041-111167.

Steinert, Christoph; Steinert, Tilman; Flammer, Erich; Jaeger, Susanne (2016): Impact of the UN convention on the rights of persons with disabilities (UN-CRPD) on mental health care research - a systematic review. In: BMC psychiatry 16, S. 166. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-016-0862-1.

Steinert, Tilman; Zinkler, Martin; Elsasser-Gaissmaier, Hans-Peter; Starrach, Axel; Hoppstock, Sandra; Flammer, Erich (2015): Long-Term Tendencies in the Use of Seclusion and Restraint in Five Psychiatric Hospitals in Germany. In: Psychiatrische Praxis 42 (7), S. 377–383. DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1370174.

Tschoeke, Stefan; Steinert, Tilman; Flammer, Erich; Uhlmann, Carmen (2014): Similarities and differences in borderline personality disorder and schizophrenia with voice hearing. In: The Journal of nervous and mental disease 202 (7), S. 544–549. DOI: 10.1097/NMD.0000000000000159.

Uhlmann, Carmen; Eisele, Frank; Flammer, Erich (2011): Assessment and treatment of patients with nonepileptic dissociative seizures in a department of epileptology. In: Zeitschrift fur Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie 57 (3), S. 288–294. DOI: 10.13109/zptm.2011.57.3.288.

Uhlmann, C.; Flammer, E.; Pfiffner, C.; Grempler, J.; Langle, G.; Eschweiler, G-W et al. (2017): Implementation of the recommendations for psychotherapy after psychiatric inpatient treatment. Results of the PAKT study Part II. In: Der Nervenarzt 88 (3), S. 275–281. DOI: 10.1007/s00115-016-0109-x.

Uhlmann, C.; Flammer, E.; Pfiffner, C.; Grempler, J.; Langle, G.; Eschweiler, G-W et al. (2017): Recommendations for psychotherapy in psychiatric inpatient treatment. Results of the PAKT Study Part I. In: Der Nervenarzt 88 (3), S. 268–274. DOI: 10.1007/s00115-016-0107-z.