Dr. Sonja Ascheid

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2015 PhD student in the Department for Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology, at the Institute of Psychology, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
10/2012 - 10/2014 Master of Science in Psychology at the University Düsseldorf. Thesis: “Stimulating impulsivity: do Parkinson patients with subthalamic deep brain stimulation favor immediate rewards?”
08/2008 - 05/2012 Bachelor in Psychology at the University of Maine (USA). Thesis: “Circadian phenotyping of selectively bred ethanol withdrawal seizure prone and withdrawal seizure resistant mice”


Research Interests

  • Functional correlates of rumination, Behavioral Activation System (BAS) and Behavioral Inhibition System (BIS) in bipolar disorder and major depression