Tromp. T., Sools, A., & Egmond, S.van (2016). Sterke verhalen uit het ziekenhuis. Patiëntparticipatie vanuit zorgethisch perspectief. Tijdschrift voor Gezondheidszorg en ethiek.

Westerhof, G., Beernink, J. & Sools, A. (2016). "Who am I? A life story intervention for persons with intellectual disabilities and psychiatric problems". Intellectual and developmental disabilities.

In Press

Wiegersma, S., Sools, A.M. & Veldkamp, B.P. (2016). Exploring “Letters from the Future” by

visualizing narrative structure. Proceedings Computational Models of Narrative ’16. Krakau, Poland, 12-16 July 2016.


Lamers, S. M. A., Bohlmeijer, E. T., Korte, J., & Westerhof, G. J. (2015). The efficacy of life-review as online-guided self-help for adults: A randomized trial. Journals of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 70, 24-24.

Murray, M., & Sools, A. (2015). Narrative research in clinical and health psychology. In P. Rohleder, & A. Lyons (Eds.), Qualitative research in clinical and health psychology. PalgraveMacmillan.

Sools, A. M., Murray, M., & Westerhof, G. J. (2015). Narrative health psychology: Once more unto the breach. Journal of Health Psychology, 20, 239-245.

Sools, A., & Murray, M. (2015). Promoting health through narrative practice. In M.Murray (Ed.), Critical Health Psychology, Palgrave Macmillan.

Sools, A., Tromp, T. & Mooren, J.H.M. (2015). Mapping letters from the future: Exploring narrative processes of imagining the future. Journal of Health Psychology 20: 350-364.

Vowinckel, J., C., Westerhof, G. J., Bohlmeijer, E. T., & Webster, J. D. (2015, online first). Flourishing in the now: Initial validation of a present-eudaimonic time perspective scale. Time and Society.

Vuuren, M. van, & Westerhof, G. J. (2015). Identity as ‘knowing your place’: The narrative construction of space in a healthcare profession. Journal of Health Psychology, 20, 326-337.

Westerhof, G. J., Bohlmeijer, E. T., & McAdams, D. P. (2015, online first). The relation of ego-integrity and despair to personality traits and mental health. Journals of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences.


Bohlmeijer, E. T., Lamers, S. M. A., & Westerhof, G. J. (2014). The development and initial validation of the narrative foreclosure scale. Aging and Mental Health, 18, 879-888.

Heerings, M., Egmond, S. van, & Sools, A. (2014). What TA can learn from patient narratives. Using narrative methodology to assess the role of patients in Dutch hospitals. In Technology Assessment and Policy Areas of Great Transitions.

Korte, J., Drossaert, C. H. C., Westerhof, G. J., & Bohlmeijer, E. T. (2014). Life-review in groups? An explorative analysis of social processes that facilitate or hinder the effectiveness of life-review. Aging and Mental Health, 18, 376-384.

Lamers, S., Truong, K.P., Steunenberg, B., de Jong, F., & Westerhof, G.J. (2014). Applying prosodic speech features in mental health care: An exploratory study in life-review intervention for depression. Proceedings of the ACL workshop on Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology: From Linguistic Signal to Clinical Reality, pp. 61-68.

Sools, A., & Schuhmann, C. (2014). Theorizing the narrative dimension of psychotherapy and counseling: A big and small story approach. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy.

Truong, K. P., Westerhof, G. J., de Jong, F., & Heylen, D. (2014). An annotation scheme for sighs in spontaneous dialogue. Interspeech-2014, 228-232.

Truong, K., Westerhof, G. J., Lamers, S. M. A., & Jong, F. de. (2014). Towards modeling expressed emotions in oral history interviews: using verbal and non-verbal signals to track personal narratives. LLC: The Journal of Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, 29, 621-636.

Webster, J. D., Bohlmeijer, E. T., & Westerhof, G. J. (2014). Time to flourish: The relationship of temporal perspective to well-being and wisdom across adulthood. Aging and Mental Health, 18, 1046-1056.

Webster, J. D., Westerhof, G. J., & Bohlmeijer, E. T. (2014). Wisdom and mental health across the lifespan. Journals of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 69, 209-218.

Westerhof, G. J., & Bohlmeijer, E. T. (2014). Celebrating fifty years of research and applications in reminiscence and life review: State of the art and new directions. Journal of Aging Studies, 29, 107-114.

Westerhof, G. J., Vuuren, M. van., Brummans, B., & Custers, A. F. J. (2014). A Buberian approach to the co-construction of relationships between professional caregivers and residents in nursing homes. Gerontologist, 54, 354-362.


Bohlmeijer, E. T., & Westerhof, G. J. (2013). Life review as a way to enhance personal growth in midlife: A case-study. International Journal of Reminiscence and Life Review, 1, 13-18.

Sools, A., & Mooren, J. H. M. (2013). Futuring in Psychotherapie und psychologischer Beratung. Instrument zur Förderung von Resilienz. Psychotherapie im Dialog 14(1), 14-15.

Sools, A., Mooren, J. H., & Tromp, T. (2013). Positieve gezondheid versterken via narratieve toekomstverbeelding. In E. Bohlmeijer, L. Bolier, G. Westerhof, & J. A. Walburg (Eds.), Handboek positieve psychologie. Theorie, onderzoek en toepassingen (pp. 91-103). Amsterdam: Boom. [Enhancing positive health through narrative future imagination].

Truong, K.P., Westerhof, G.J., Lamers, S.M.A., & de Jong, F. (2013). Multidisciplinary analysis of oral history collections: Emotions in narrative psychology and automatic human behavior analysis. Proceedings Digital Testimonies on War and Trauma.

Truong, K.P., Westerhof, G.J., Lamers, S.M.A., De Jong, F., & Sools, A.M. (2013). Emotional expression in oral history narratives: Comparing results of automated verbal and nonverbal analyses. Proceedings of Computational Models of Narrative, pp. 310-314.

Westerhof, G. J. (2013). Levenskunst in de medische psychologie: Navigatie als metafoor in de therapeutische behandeling [The art of living in medical psychology: Navigation as a metaphor in thereapeutic treatment]. Tijdschrift voor Psychotherapie, 39, 343-350.

Westerhof, G. J. (2013). Levenskunst: De betekenis van levensverhalen. In J. Wijsbek (Ed.). Levenskunt à la carte (pp. 119-130). Leidschedam: Quist.

Westerhof, G. J. (2013). Zingeving en ouder worden [Meaning in life and aging]. PsychoPraktijk, 5, 15-18.

Boksebeld, B., Westerhof, G. J., & Wessels, A. M. (2012). Schuldhulp en herstel: Verhalen van cliënten [Debt counseling and recovery: Client stories]. Maandblad Geestelijke Volksgezondheid, 67.


Bohlmeijer, E. (2012). De verhalen die we leven: Narratieve psychologie als methode. Boom: Amsterdam. ISBN 9789461056405

Korte, J., Bohlmeijer, E. T., Cappeliez, P., Smit, F., & Westerhof G. J. (2012). Life-review therapy for older adults with moderate depressive symptomatology: A pragmatic randomized controlled trial. Psychological Medicine, 42 (6), 1163-1172.

Korte, J., Cappeliez, P., Westerhof, G. J., & Bohlmeijer, E. T. (2012). Meaning in life and mastery mediate the relationship of negative reminiscence with psychological distress among older adults with mild to moderate depressive symptoms. European Journal of Aging, 9, 343-351.

Korte, J., Westerhof, G. J., & Bohlmeijer, E. T. (2012). Mediating processes in an effective life review intervention. Psychology and Aging, 27, 1172-1181.

Sools, A. & Basten, F. (2012). Editoral Narrative on the Move. Narrative Works, Vol 2(1).  

Sools, A. (2012). “To see a world in a grain of sand”: Towards future-oriented what-if analysis in narrative research. Narrative Works, 2(1).

Sools, A. (2012). Narratief Onderzoek. Kwalon. Vol 1, Maart 2012. 

Sools, A. (2012). Narrative health research: Exploring big and small stories as analytical tools. Health: An interdisciplinary journal for the social study of health, illness, and medicine, 17(1), 93-110.

Sools, A., & Basten, F. (2012). Narrative on the move. Narrative Works, 2(1).

Sools, A., & Mooren, J. H. M. (2012). Towards narrative futuring in psychology: Becoming resilient by imagining the future. Graduate Journal of Social Science, 9(2), pp. 203-226.

Sools, A.M. (2012). Het verleden als uitdaging: richtingwijzer voor herinneren als methode in de ouderenzorg [Book review Het verleden als uitdaging. Een onderzoek naar de effecten van life review op de constructie van zin in levensverhalen van ouderen]. Geron.

Westerhof, G. J., & Bohlmeijer, E. (2012). Life stories and mental health: The role of identification processes in theory and interventions. Narrative Works, 2(1), 106-128.


Webster, J. D. (2014). Time to be wise: Temporal perspective and wisdom.

Korte, J. (2012). The stories we live by: The adaptive role of reminiscence in later life. Florence Gray-Soltis Graduate Student Award of the International Institute for Reminiscence and Life Review.