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Mag. Johanna Xenia Kafka

Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Position: PHD Student

ORCID: 0000-0003-3404-3546


Autistic Disorder; Social Sciences; Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic; Stress, Psychological; Suicide; Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy

Selected publications

  1. Kothgassner, O.D. et al., 2019. Virtual social support buffers stress response: An experimental comparison of real-life and virtual support prior to a social stressor. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 63, pp.57,
  2. Kafka, J. X., & Kothgassner, O. D. (2018). 19. Der digitale Werther-Effekt: die Auswirkungen des Internets bei Suizidalität und selbstverletzendem Verhalten. In O.D. Kothgassner, A. Felnhofer (Eds.) Klinische Cyberpsychologie und Cybertherapie, 4894, 199-206.
  3. Felnhofer, A. et al., 2018. Meeting others virtually in a day-to-day setting: Investigating social avoidance and prosocial behavior towards avatars and agents. Computers in Human Behavior, 80, pp.399,
  4. Kothgassner, O.D. et al., 2018. Agency and Gender Influence Older Adults,
  5. Krösl, K. et al., 2018. The virtual schoolyard. ACM SIGGRAPH 2018 Posters on - SIGGRAPH ,