John Read

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of electroconvulsive therapy: a literature review
    John Read
    Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, New Zeland
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 19:333-47. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Abuse histories of psychiatric inpatients: to ask or not to ask?
    J Read
    Psychology Department at The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychiatr Serv 49:355-9. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia, drug companies and the internet
    John Read
    The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Soc Sci Med 66:99-109. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Negative childhood experiences and mental health: theoretical, clinical and primary prevention implications
    John Read
    Department of Psychology, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Psychiatry 200:89-91. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Childhood trauma, psychosis and schizophrenia: a literature review with theoretical and clinical implications
    J Read
    Department of Psychology, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:330-50. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Prejudice and schizophrenia: a review of the 'mental illness is an illness like any other' approach
    J Read
    Department of Psychology, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:303-18. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Mental health services and sexual abuse: the need for staff training
    John Read
    University of New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Trauma Dissociation 7:33-50. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sexual and physical abuse during childhood and adulthood as predictors of hallucinations, delusions and thought disorder
    John Read
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychol Psychother 76:1-22. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint To ask, or not to ask, about abuse--New Zealand research
    John Read
    Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Am Psychol 62:325-6; discussion 330-2. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The contribution of early traumatic events to schizophrenia in some patients: a traumagenic neurodevelopmental model
    J Read
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1, New Zealand
    Psychiatry 64:319-45. 2001

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of electroconvulsive therapy: a literature review
    John Read
    Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, New Zeland
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 19:333-47. 2010
    ..To review the literature on the efficacy of electroconvulsive therapy [ECT], with a particular focus on depression, its primary target group...
  2. ncbi request reprint Abuse histories of psychiatric inpatients: to ask or not to ask?
    J Read
    Psychology Department at The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychiatr Serv 49:355-9. 1998
    ..This study examined rates of reported abuse among patients who were and were not asked about abuse at admission...
  3. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia, drug companies and the internet
    John Read
    The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Soc Sci Med 66:99-109. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint Negative childhood experiences and mental health: theoretical, clinical and primary prevention implications
    John Read
    Department of Psychology, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Psychiatry 200:89-91. 2012
    ..It is argued that the theoretical, clinical and primary prevention implications of our belated focus on childhood are profound...
  5. ncbi request reprint Childhood trauma, psychosis and schizophrenia: a literature review with theoretical and clinical implications
    J Read
    Department of Psychology, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:330-50. 2005
    ..To review the research addressing the relationship of childhood trauma to psychosis and schizophrenia, and to discuss the theoretical and clinical implications...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prejudice and schizophrenia: a review of the 'mental illness is an illness like any other' approach
    J Read
    Department of Psychology, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 114:303-18. 2006
    ..Many anti-stigma programmes use the 'mental illness is an illness like any other' approach. This review evaluates the effectiveness of this approach in relation to schizophrenia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mental health services and sexual abuse: the need for staff training
    John Read
    University of New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Trauma Dissociation 7:33-50. 2006
    ..The need for staff training is discussed, and an example described...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sexual and physical abuse during childhood and adulthood as predictors of hallucinations, delusions and thought disorder
    John Read
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychol Psychother 76:1-22. 2003
    ..Possible psychological and neurobiological pathways from abuse to symptoms are discussed, along with research and clinical implications...
  9. ncbi request reprint To ask, or not to ask, about abuse--New Zealand research
    John Read
    Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Am Psychol 62:325-6; discussion 330-2. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The contribution of early traumatic events to schizophrenia in some patients: a traumagenic neurodevelopmental model
    J Read
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1, New Zealand
    Psychiatry 64:319-45. 2001
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  11. ncbi request reprint The relationship of causal beliefs and contact with users of mental health services to attitudes to the 'mentally ill'
    J Read
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 45:216-29. 1999
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  12. ncbi request reprint Hallucinations, delusions, and thought disorder among adult psychiatric inpatients with a history of child abuse
    J Read
    Psychology Department at The University of Auckland, Auckland 1, New Zealand
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1467-72. 1999
    ..The relationship between three positive symptoms of schizophrenia-hallucinations, delusions and thought disorder-and childhood physical and sexual abuse among psychiatric inpatients was investigated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Staff response to abuse histories of psychiatric inpatients
    J Read
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 32:206-13. 1998
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  14. ncbi request reprint What happens when people disclose sexual or physical abuse to staff at a community mental health centre?
    Kirsty Agar
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 11:70-9. 2002
    ..None of the alleged crimes, past, recent or ongoing, was reported to legal authorities. Development of unit policies and training programmes to ensure appropriate response to abuse histories is recommended...
  15. doi request reprint The prevalence of voice-hearers in the general population: a literature review
    Vanessa Beavan
    First Episode Psychosis Team, St Lukes Community Mental Health Centre, Auckland District Health Board, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Ment Health 20:281-92. 2011
    ..It is increasingly understood that voice-hearing is neither a rare phenomenon experienced only by 'psychiatric patients' nor a meaningless symptom of a 'mental illness'...
  16. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder, drug companies, and the Internet
    Penny Mansell
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Trauma Dissociation 10:9-23. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, drug companies and the internet
    Jessica Mitchell
    University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 17:121-39. 2012
    ..The findings, which are consistent with previous similar studies in relation to websites about adult mental health problems, confirm that the pharmaceutical industry is seeking to influence public opinion via the internet...
  18. doi request reprint Hearing voices and listening to what they say: the importance of voice content in understanding and working with distressing voices
    Vanessa Beavan
    First Episode Psychosis Team, St Lukes Community Mental Health Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:201-5. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that content is an important characteristic of auditory hallucinations and should be explored with voice-hearers who find themselves in clinical settings...
  19. ncbi request reprint Young peoples' opinions about the causes of, and solutions to, New Zealand's high youth suicide rate
    Edna Heled
    Psychology Department at The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:170-80. 2005
    ..Neither increasing mental health services, nor reducing media coverage of suicides, was considered to be a solution...
  20. ncbi request reprint Psychological trauma and psychosis: another reason why people diagnosed schizophrenic must be offered psychological therapies
    John Read
    The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 31:247-68. 2003
    ..It is the same bias that leads some to argue for a reduction in the availability of psychological therapies for such people...
  21. ncbi request reprint Therapy for child sexual abuse:women talk about helpful and unhelpful therapy experiences
    Kim McGregor
    Rape Crisis Auckland, New Zealand
    J Child Sex Abus 15:35-59. 2006
    ..doi:10.1300/J070v15n04_03...
  22. ncbi request reprint The differential effectiveness of psychosocial and biogenetic causal explanations in reducing negative attitudes toward "mental illness"
    Ian Walker
    Psychology Department, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychiatry 65:313-25. 2002
    ..Further research is required to determine whether such exposure should include life histories, so as to highlight the psychosocial causes of mental health problems...
  23. doi request reprint Coping strategies in female survivors of childhood sexual abuse from two Canadian and two New Zealand cultural groups
    Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Department of Psychology, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Trauma Dissociation 13:435-47. 2012
    ..This in turn also raises the issue of whether cross-validation and replication of findings are needed if the findings are to be applied outside of the country in which the data were gathered...
  24. ncbi request reprint Routine questioning about non-consenting sex: a survey of practice in Australasian sexual health clinics
    Claire Hurst
    Doctors for Sexual Abuse Care Inc, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J STD AIDS 14:329-33. 2003
    ..Sexual health clinics should develop protocols and guidelines and provide appropriate training to ensure that routine questioning about non-consenting sex is integrated into safe practice...
  25. ncbi request reprint Childhood trauma and psychosis: evidence, pathways, and implications
    W Larkin
    Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Postgrad Med 54:287-93. 2008
    ..Clinically it is imperative to routinely inquire about traumatic experiences, to respond appropriately and to offer psychosocial treatments to those who report traumatic life events in the context of psychotic experiences...
  26. ncbi request reprint Into the unknown: the experiences of individuals living with multiple sclerosis
    Suzanne Barker-Collo
    Department of Psychology, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Neurosci Nurs 38:435-41, 446. 2006
    ..All aspects of the narratives revealed fear and anxiety in relation to the unknown...
  27. ncbi request reprint Models of response to childhood sexual abuse: their implications for treatment
    Suzanne Barker-Collo
    University of Auckland
    Trauma Violence Abuse 4:95-111. 2003
    ..The implications of increased understanding of the complex interaction of these factors in understanding clinical presentations and in the formulation of treatment plans are explored...
  28. ncbi request reprint Childhood trauma and dissociation in female patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders: an exploratory study
    Ingo Schafer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinik Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:135-8. 2006
    ..Our results confirm the relevance of childhood trauma in schizophrenic patients but also demonstrate the need to develop appropriate methodologies for measuring dissociation in this population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Trauma and psychosis: theoretical and clinical implications
    Anthony Morrison
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:327-9. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint The problem of child sexual abuse
    John Read
    Science 309:1182-5; author reply 1182-5. 2005