Dipl.-Psych. Natalie Schüz (née Mallach)

Natalie Mallach

Research Associate; PhD Candidate

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DIPL.-PSYCH. NATALIE MALLACH

Freie Universität Berlin

Educational Science and Psychology

Methods and Evaluation

Habelschwerdter Allee 45

14195 Berlin

n.mallach@fu-berlin.de

www.natalie-mallach.de

T +49 (0)30 83855610

F +49 (0) 30 83855629

 

2000

  • Abitur Canisius Kolleg, Berlin [Diploma from German secondary school qualifying for university admission]

2001-2007

  • Psychology, Freien Universität Berlin

2004-2007

  • Student research assistant,  Health Psychology, Prof. Ralf Schwarzer

Since October 2007

  • Fellow in the International Max Planck Research School LIFE

Since October 2010

  • Research assistant, Methods and Evaluation, Prof. Michael Eid

 

CURRENT POSITION

 

PhD Candidate, Predoctoral Fellow of the International Max Planck

Research School LIFE

Department of Methods and Evaluation, Freie Universität Berlin

 

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

 

DOCTORAL STUDENT

Freie Universität Berlin Since Oct. 2007

Department of Methods and Evaluation, Prof. Dr. Michael Eid

 

PREDOCTORAL FELLOW

International Max Planck Research School LIFE Since Oct. 2007

Participating Institutions: Max Planck Institute for Human Development,

Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, University of

Michigan, University of Virginia, University of Zurich.

 

LECTURER

Freie Universität Berlin Summer Term 2008

Department of Methods and Evaluation, Prof. Dr. Michael Eid

 

WEBMASTER & CO-ORGANIZER

Create Since April 2007

Collaborative REsearch And Training in the EHPS, a network for early

career researchers in health psychology providing annual workshops:

www.ehps.net/create

 

ASSISTANT

Scientific committee of the

XXIX International Congress of Psychology Jan.-Feb. 2008

STUDENT RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Freie Universität Berlin Oct. 2004-Sept.2007

Department of Health Psychology Prof. Dr. Ralf Schwarzer

 

PROJECT ASSISTANT

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Jan. 2004-Jan. 2005

Department of Sports Psychology, Prof. Dr. Hanno Strang: Project STEPS:

physical activity, nutritional and cognitive training for obese children.

 

EDUCATION

 

DISSERTATION PROJECT

Development and evaluation of theory- and evidence-based health

promotion programs for adolescents. (Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Michael Eid,

Prof. Dr. Ralf Schwarzer)

 

MA-THESIS (DIPLOMARBEIT)

Matched and mismatched interventions for health behavior change - a

study on interdental hygiene.

M.A. (DIPLOM)

Psychology April 2003-April 2007

Freie Universität Berlin

 

B.A. (VORDIPLOM)

Psychology April 2001-April 2003

Freie Universität Berlin

 

A-LEVELS (ABITUR)

Canisius Kolleg Berlin June 2000

 

PUBLICATIONS - PAPERS IN PRESS

 

Schüz, B., Wiedemann, A., Mallach, N., & Scholz, U. (in press). Effects of

a short behavioral intervention on dental flossing: RCT on planning when,

where and how. Journal of Clinical Periodontology.

2009

Schüz, B., Sniehotta, F. F., Mallach, N., Wiedemann, A. U., & Schwarzer,

R. (2009). Predicting transitions from preintentional, intentional and

actional stages of change: Adherence to oral self-care recommendations.

Health Education Research, 24, 64-75.

2008

Eid, M., Lischetzke, T., Nussbeck, F.W., Geiser, C., Luhmann, M., &

Mallach, N. (2008). Subjective well-being, sun protection behavior, and

multimethod measurement: Major research themes of the Methodology

Group at the Freie Universität Berlin. Zeitschrift für

Gesundheitspsychologie, 16(3), 119-122.

2006

Kaschke, I., Schüz, B., Heiden, A., Mallach, N., & Jahn, K. (2006).

Evaluation of an oral health program for carers in institutions for adults

with disabilities. Journal of Disability and Oral Health, 7, 86.

Schüz, B., Sniehotta, F. F., Scholz, U., & Mallach, N. (2006). Gender

differences in preventive nutrition: An exploratory study addressing meat

consumption after livestock epidemics. Irish Journal of Psychology, 26,

101-113.

 

PUBLICATIONS - BOOK CHAPTER

 

Eid, M. & Mallach, N. (in press). Kritische Sonnenexposition und

Sonnenschutzverhalten [Critical Sun Exposure and Sun Protection

Behavior]. In J. Bengel & M. Jerusalem (Eds.). Handbuch der

Gesundheitspsychologie. Göttingen: Hogrefe

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PRESENTATIONS

2008

Mallach, N. & Eid, M. (2008). Anxiety and impulsivity in latent classes of

protective and risk behavior. Psychology and Health, 23, Suppl. 1.

Mallach, N. & Eid, M. (2008). Skin cancer prevention for adolescents -

determinants of sun protection intentions and behavior. International

Journal of Psychology, Special Issue XXIX International Congress of

Psychology: Abstracts.

Schüz, B., Renner, B., Mallach, N., & Wiedemann, A. U. (2008).

Volitional factors in health behaviour regulation. International Journal of

Psychology, Special Issue XXIX International Congress of Psychology:

Abstracts.

2007

Mallach, N., Schüz, B., Kanzlivius, B., & Peroz, I. (2007). Individual stress

levels, cognitive coping and temporomandibular disorders. Health

Psychology Review, 1, Suppl. 1, 120-121.

Mallach, N., Schüz, B., Kanzlivius, B., & Peroz, I. (2007). Zähne

zusammenbeißen und durch? Stressbewältigung und

temporomandibuläre Dysfunktionen. In: H. Eschenbeck, U. Heim-Dreger,

C.-W. Kohlmann (Hrsg.). Beiträge zur Gesundheitspsychologie (S. 96).

Schwäbisch Gmünd: Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch Gmünd.

Schüz, B., Sniehotta, F. F., Mallach, N., & Schwarzer, R. (2007). Evidence

for three stages of change: Preintentional, intentional and actional. Health

Psychology Review, 1, Suppl. 1, 121-122.

Schüz, B., Sniehotta, F. F., Mallach, N., & Schwarzer, R. (2007). Weniger

sind manchmal mehr: Identifikation und Überprüfung von gemeinsamen

Übergängen in aktuellen Stadienmodellen. In: H. Eschenbeck, U. Heim-

Dreger, C.-W. Kohlmann (Hrsg.). Beiträge zur Gesundheitspsychologie (S.

128). Schwäbisch Gmünd: Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch

Gmünd.

2006

Mallach, N., Schüz, B., & Sniehotta, F. F. (2006). Self-monitoring

interventions for health behaviour change. Psychology and Health 21,

Suppl. 1, 96.

Mallach, N., Schüz, B., & Sniehotta, F. F. (2006). Passende und nichtpassende

Interventionen - Stadienspezifische Effekte einer

Planungsintervention bei Dentalhygiene. In F. Lösel, D. Bender (Eds.). 45.

Kongerss der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 222). Lengerich:

Pabst Science Publishers

Schüz, B., Wiedemann, A., & Mallach, N. (2006). Pläne für die Zähne:

Effekte von Ausführungs- und Bewältigungsplanung auf regelmäßiges

Gesundheitsverhalten. In F. Lösel, D. Bender (Eds.). 45. Kongerss der

Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 325). Lengerich: Pabst Science

Publishers.

2005

Mallach, N., Schüz, B., & Sniehotta, F. F. (2005). Prävention von

Zahnerkrankungen- Effekte einer motivationalen und einer volitionalen

Intervention. In A. Helmes (Ed.) Lebensstiländerung in Prävention und

Rehabilitation (p. 131). Lengerich: Pabst.

 

GRANTS

Travel grant from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG; German

Science Foundation) for the 22nd Conference of the European Health

Psychology Society (EHPS), Bath, UK, 2008.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Association for Psychological Science (APS)

Collaborative Research and Training in the EHPS (CREATE)

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs)

European Health Psychology Society (EHPS)

  • Health behavior change
  • Health-related self-regulation
  • Lifespan psychology

 

Journal
Articles

  • Craciun, C., Schüz, N., Lippke, S., & Schwarzer, R. (2010). Risk perception moderates how intentions are translated into sunscreen use. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 33, 392-398. doi: 10.1007/s10865-010-9269-5.

  • Luszczynska, A., Cao, D. S., Mallach, N., Pietron, K., Mazurkiewicz, M., & Schwarzer, R. (2010). Intentions, planning, and self-efficacy predict physical activity in Chinese and Polish adolescents: Two moderated mediation analyses. Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology.

  • Schüz, B., Wiedemann, A., Mallach, N., & Scholz, U. (2009). Effects of a short behavioral intervention on dental flossing: RCT on planning when, where and how. Journal of Clinical Periodontology.

  • Schüz, B., Sniehotta, F. F., Mallach, N., Wiedemann, A. U., & Schwarzer, R. (2009). Predicting transitions from preintentional, intentional and actional stages of change. Health Education Research, 24, 64-75.

  • Eid, M., Lischetzke, T., Nussbeck, F. W., Geiser, C., Luhmann, M., & Mallach, N. (2008). Subjective well-being, sun protection behavior, and multimethod measurement: Major research themes of the Methodology Group at the Freie Universität Berlin. Zeitschrift für Gesundheitspsychologie, 16(3), 119-122.

  • Schüz, B., Sniehotta, F. F., Scholz, U., & Mallach, N. (2006). Gender differences in preventive nutrition: An exploratory study addressing meat consumption after livestock epidemics. Irish Journal of Psychology, 26, 101-113.

  • Kaschke, I., Schüz, B., Heiden, A., Mallach, N., & Jahn, K. (2006). Evaluation of an oral health program for carers in institutions for adults with disabilities. Journal of Disability and Oral Health, 7, 86.

 

Book
Chapters

  • Eid, M. & Mallach, N. (2009). Kritische Sonnenexposition und Sonnenschutzverhalten. In J. Bengel & M. Jerusalem (Hrsg.). Handbuch der Gesundheitspsychologie. Göttingen: Hogrefe.

 

Diploma Thesis

  • Mallach, N. (2006). Matched versus mismatched interventions for health behaviour change - A study on interdental hygiene. Unveröffentlichte Diplomarbeit im Studiengang Psychologie, Freie Universität Berlin.
 

Presentations

  • Mallach, N. & Eid, M. (2010). Präferenzen ohne Inferenzen? Emotionale und kognitive Einstellungen in der Vorhersage von Intention zum Geshundheitsverhalten. [Preferences need no inferences? Emotional and cognitive attitudes predict health behavior intentions]In F. Petermann, U. Koglin (Eds.). 47. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 120). Lengerich: Pabst Science Publishers.

  • Mallach, N., Schüz, B. & Eid, M. (2010). Be fond of yourself and admit that you're at risk - Self-affirmation helps accepting personalised risk feedback. Psychology and Health, 25, 102.

  • Mallach, N. & Eid, M. (2009). Why care about tomorrow if I look good today: Health behaviour theories and adolescent risk behaviour. Psychology and Health, 24, Suppl. 1.

  • Mallach, N. & Eid, M. (2008). Anxiety and impulsivity in latent classes of protective and risk behavior. Psychology and Health, 23, Suppl. 1.

  • Mallach, N. & Eid, M. (2008). Skin cancer prevention for adolescents - determinants of sun protection intentions and behavior. International Journal of Psychology, Special Issue XXIX International Congress of Psychology: Abstracts.

  • Mallach, N., Schüz, B., Kanzlivius, B., & Peroz, I. (2007). Individual stress levels, cognitive coping and temporomandibular disorders. Health Psychology Review, 1, Suppl. 1, 120-121.

  • Mallach, N., Schüz, B., Kanzlivius, B., & Peroz, I. (2007). Zähne zusammenbeißen und durch? Stressbewältigung und temporomandibuläre Dysfunktionen. In: H. Eschenbeck, U. Heim-Dreger, C.-W. Kohlmann (Hrsg.). Beiträge zur Gesundheitspsychologie (S. 96). Schwäbisch Gmünd: Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch Gmünd.

  • Mallach, N., Schüz, B., & Sniehotta, F. F. (2006). Self-monitoring interventions for health behaviour change. Psychology and Health 21, Suppl. 1, 96.

  • Mallach, N., Schüz, B., & Sniehotta, F. F. (2006). Passende und nicht-passende Interventionen- Stadienspezifische Effekte einer Planungsintervention bei Dentalhygiene. [Matched and mismatched interventions: Stage-specific effects of planning interventions in dental hygiene]. In F. Lösel, D. Bender (Eds.). 45. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie (p. 222). Lengerich: Pabst Science Publishers

  • Mallach, N., Schüz, B., & Sniehotta, F. F. (2005). Prävention von Zahnerkrankungen- Effekte einer motivationalen und einer volitionalen Intervention. [Prevention of dental diseases- Effects of a motivational and a volitional intervention] In A. Helmes (Ed.) Lebensstiländerung in Prävention und Rehabilitation (p. 131). Lengerich: Pabst.