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Compassion-focused therapy: Preface and introduction for special section.
I am delighted to welcome you to this short, special edition on compassion-focused therapy (CFT). One of the core principles of CFT is that it is rooted in clinical science rather than any particular approach to therapy. ...
Exploring the experience of hearing voices from a first person perspective: a meta-ethnographic synthesis
Purpose. The purpose of this review was to identify, appraise, and synthesize thecurrent peer-reviewed qualitative literature which explores the phenomenon of hearing voices from a first person perspective. Methods. A ...
Shyness, social anxiety, and social phobia
(Academic Press, 2014)
Book Chapter, No Abstract
Tackling child health inequalities due to deprivation: Using health equity audit to improve and monitor access to a community paediatric service.
Background: Deprived children constitute a large population with high levels of ill health, and difficulty with access to healthcare contributes to their poor health outcomes. There is debate on how best to engage deprived ...
Predictors of painkiller dependence among people with pain in the general population
Objectives: Self-medication with painkillers is widespread and increasing, and evidence about influences on painkiller dependence is needed to inform efforts to prevent and treat problem painkiller use. Design: Online ...
The origins and nature of compassion focused therapy
Compassion focused therapy (CFT) is rooted in an evolutionary, functional analysis of basic social motivational systems (e.g., to live in groups, form hierarchies and ranks, seek out sexual, partners help and share with ...
Rare coding variants in the phospholipase D3 gene confer risk for Alzheimer's disease
Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified several risk variants for late-onset Alzheimer's disease (LOAD). These common variants have replicable but small effects on LOAD risk and generally do not have obvious ...
Genetic Predisposition to Increased Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Lipid Levels and Risk of Alzheimer Disease: A Mendelian Randomization Analysis
Although altered lipid metabolism has been extensively implicated in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer disease (AD) through cell biological, epidemiological, and genetic studies, the molecular mechanisms linking cholesterol ...
Experiences of self-practice/self-reflection in cognitive behavioural therapy: a meta-synthesis of qualitative studies
Background. Self-practice/self-reflection is a valuable training strategy which involves therapists applying therapeutic techniques to themselves, and reflecting on the process. Purpose. To undertake a meta-synthesis of ...
Audit of discharges from a regional service in the United Kingdom.
Aim As early intervention in psychosis (EI) continues to develop, clinical governance maintains an important role in the 'real world' analysis of services. This paper details an audit of all discharges from a regional ...