Grant J Devilly

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treating adults with acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder in general practice: a clinical update
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:120-3. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint [The role of psychological debriefing in the treatment of victims of trauma]
    Grant J Devilly
    Centro de Neuropsicologia Universidade Swinburne AustrĂ¡lia
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 25:41-5. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The investigation of exposure and cognitive therapy: comment on Tarrier et al (1999)
    G J Devilly
    Department of Criminology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:114-6. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The psychological effects of a lifestyle management course on war veterans and their spouses
    Grant J Devilly
    Department of Criminology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Psychol 58:1119-34. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Implicit cognitive distortions and sexual offending
    Stephen Mihailides
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Sex Abuse 16:333-50. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The content of sexual fantasies for sexual offenders
    Dion G Gee
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Abuse 16:315-31. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Dissociative tendencies and memory performance on directed-forgetting tasks
    Grant J Devilly
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Psychol Sci 18:212-7; discussion 218-21. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Post-trauma debriefing: the road too frequently travelled
    Richard Gist
    Kansas City, Missouri Fire Department, and University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, M0 64106, USA
    Lancet 360:741-2. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Australian guidelines for the treatment of adults with acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, West Heidelberg, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:637-48. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of group debriefing
    Grant J Devilly
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Vic 3122, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:42-56. 2008

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Treating adults with acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder in general practice: a clinical update
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:120-3. 2007
    ..Monoamine oxidase inhibitors may be considered by mental health specialists for use in people with treatment-resistant symptoms...
  2. ncbi request reprint [The role of psychological debriefing in the treatment of victims of trauma]
    Grant J Devilly
    Centro de Neuropsicologia Universidade Swinburne AustrĂ¡lia
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 25:41-5. 2003
    ..A generic set of guidelines for intervention following trauma is provided...
  3. ncbi request reprint The investigation of exposure and cognitive therapy: comment on Tarrier et al (1999)
    G J Devilly
    Department of Criminology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:114-6. 2001
    ..Equally, in light of N. Tarrier et al.'s low effect sizes in relation to past research the authors also highlight the need to utilize accountable treatment integrity checks...
  4. ncbi request reprint The psychological effects of a lifestyle management course on war veterans and their spouses
    Grant J Devilly
    Department of Criminology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Psychol 58:1119-34. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Implicit cognitive distortions and sexual offending
    Stephen Mihailides
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Sex Abuse 16:333-50. 2004
    ..Child sexual offenders also had a larger IAT effect than male and female nonoffenders for the "sexual entitlement-bias" implicit theory. Implications for the semantic-motivation hypothesis are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint The content of sexual fantasies for sexual offenders
    Dion G Gee
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Abuse 16:315-31. 2004
    ..The strengths of the SFCM are discussed and its clinical implications are reviewed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dissociative tendencies and memory performance on directed-forgetting tasks
    Grant J Devilly
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
    Psychol Sci 18:212-7; discussion 218-21. 2007
    ..In effect, we found little evidence to support betrayal trauma theory, yet observed increased memory fallibility, as demonstrated by lower general recall and (in one study) commission errors, in high dissociators...
  8. ncbi request reprint Post-trauma debriefing: the road too frequently travelled
    Richard Gist
    Kansas City, Missouri Fire Department, and University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, M0 64106, USA
    Lancet 360:741-2. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Australian guidelines for the treatment of adults with acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder
    David Forbes
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, West Heidelberg, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:637-48. 2007
    ..Structured interventions such as psychological debriefing, with a focus on recounting the traumatic event and ventilation of feelings, should not be offered on a routine basis...
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of group debriefing
    Grant J Devilly
    Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Vic 3122, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:42-56. 2008
    ..Those who were debriefed later recalled having wanted to talk more to someone about the video than those who were not debriefed. It is suggested that cognitive dissonance may explain this result...
  11. ncbi request reprint Power Therapies and possible threats to the science of psychology and psychiatry
    Grant J Devilly
    Centre for Neuropsychology, Swinburne University, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:437-45. 2005
    ..These therapies are then put to the test for pseudoscientific practice...
  12. ncbi request reprint Alters in dissociative identity disorder. Metaphors or genuine entities?
    Harald Merckelbach
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Law, University of Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 22:481-97. 2002
    ..As a matter of fact, results of these studies are open to multiple interpretations and in no way refute an interpretation of alters in terms of metaphors for different emotional states...
  13. ncbi request reprint An approach to psychotherapy toleration: the Distress/Endorsement Validation Scale (DEVS) for clinical outcome studies
    Grant J Devilly
    Centre for Neuropsychology, Swinburne University, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Vic 3122, Australia
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 35:319-36. 2004
    ..Suggestions for future research are presented and the full questionnaire is attached as an appendix...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of stressor severity on outcome following group debriefing
    Grant J Devilly
    Clinical and Forensic Research Unit, Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University, Hawthorn, Vic, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 46:130-6. 2008
    ..This was particularly the case for those who received debriefing -- adding further caution to the longer-term effects of systematised group interventions following harrowing events...