Richard P Bentall

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The cognitive and affective structure of paranoid delusions: a transdiagnostic investigation of patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders and depression
    Richard P Bentall
    School of Psychology, Adeilad Brigantia Bldg, Penrallt Road, Gwynedd, Wales
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:236-47. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Paranoid delusions in schizophrenia spectrum disorders and depression: the transdiagnostic role of expectations of negative events and negative self-esteem
    Richard P Bentall
    School of Psychology, University of Bangor, Bangor, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:375-83. 2008
  3. pmc Social predictors of psychotic experiences: specificity and psychological mechanisms
    Richard P Bentall
    School of Psychology, University of Bangor, Brigantia Building, Penrallt Road, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2AS, UK
    Schizophr Bull 34:1012-20. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Understanding the relationships between self-esteem, experiential avoidance, and paranoia: structural equation modelling and experience sampling studies
    Alisa Udachina
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:661-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The metacognitive beliefs account of hallucinatory experiences: a literature review and meta-analysis
    Filippo Varese
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Brigantia Building, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:850-64. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Dissociative and metacognitive factors in hallucination-proneness when controlling for comorbid symptoms
    Filippo Varese
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:193-217. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Patterns of lifetime female victimisation and psychotic experiences: a study based on the UK Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey 2007
    Mark Shevlin
    School of Psychology, University of Ulster at Magee, Londonderry, BT48 7JL, Northern Ireland, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:15-24. 2013
  8. pmc The dynamics of mood and coping in bipolar disorder: longitudinal investigations of the inter-relationship between affect, self-esteem and response styles
    Hana Pavlickova
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e62514. 2013
  9. doi request reprint fMRI evidence of a relationship between hypomania and both increased goal-sensitivity and positive outcome-expectancy bias
    Noreen O'Sullivan
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Adeilad Brigantia, Gwynedd, UK
    Neuropsychologia 49:2825-35. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Insight as a predictor of the outcome of first-episode nonaffective psychosis in a prospective cohort study in England
    Richard J Drake
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, Education and Research Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:81-6. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint The cognitive and affective structure of paranoid delusions: a transdiagnostic investigation of patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders and depression
    Richard P Bentall
    School of Psychology, Adeilad Brigantia Bldg, Penrallt Road, Gwynedd, Wales
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:236-47. 2009
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  2. doi request reprint Paranoid delusions in schizophrenia spectrum disorders and depression: the transdiagnostic role of expectations of negative events and negative self-esteem
    Richard P Bentall
    School of Psychology, University of Bangor, Bangor, UK
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:375-83. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Social predictors of psychotic experiences: specificity and psychological mechanisms
    Richard P Bentall
    School of Psychology, University of Bangor, Brigantia Building, Penrallt Road, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2AS, UK
    Schizophr Bull 34:1012-20. 2008
    ..We discuss the implications of this approach for neurobiological and genetic research into psychosis, as well as clinical practice...
  4. doi request reprint Understanding the relationships between self-esteem, experiential avoidance, and paranoia: structural equation modelling and experience sampling studies
    Alisa Udachina
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:661-8. 2009
    ..Although people may employ EA to regulate self-esteem, this strategy is maladaptive as it damages self-esteem, incurs cognitive costs, and fosters paranoid thinking...
  5. doi request reprint The metacognitive beliefs account of hallucinatory experiences: a literature review and meta-analysis
    Filippo Varese
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Brigantia Building, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:850-64. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Dissociative and metacognitive factors in hallucination-proneness when controlling for comorbid symptoms
    Filippo Varese
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:193-217. 2011
    ..This study addressed a number of methodological limitations of previous research by investigating the relationship between hallucination-proneness and the aforementioned variables while controlling for comorbid symptoms...
  7. doi request reprint Patterns of lifetime female victimisation and psychotic experiences: a study based on the UK Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey 2007
    Mark Shevlin
    School of Psychology, University of Ulster at Magee, Londonderry, BT48 7JL, Northern Ireland, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:15-24. 2013
    ..Females are likely to exhibit distinct lifetime trauma profiles, i.e. female sexual trauma victims are often more likely to experience particular forms of re-victimisation, such as intimate partner and domestic violence...
  8. pmc The dynamics of mood and coping in bipolar disorder: longitudinal investigations of the inter-relationship between affect, self-esteem and response styles
    Hana Pavlickova
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e62514. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint fMRI evidence of a relationship between hypomania and both increased goal-sensitivity and positive outcome-expectancy bias
    Noreen O'Sullivan
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Adeilad Brigantia, Gwynedd, UK
    Neuropsychologia 49:2825-35. 2011
    ..Mania is argued to stem from the dysfunctional processing of reward. Investigation of hypomania in healthy samples has the potential to offer refined insight into the particular aspects of reward processing in mania that are dysfunctional...
  10. ncbi request reprint Insight as a predictor of the outcome of first-episode nonaffective psychosis in a prospective cohort study in England
    Richard J Drake
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Manchester, Education and Research Centre, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:81-6. 2007
    ..To estimate the effect of insight on time to relapse and readmission and on social function and symptoms after following up a cohort of first-episodes of nonaffective psychosis for 18 months...
  11. doi request reprint Predictors and profiles of treatment non-adherence and engagement in services problems in early psychosis
    Tania Lecomte
    University of Montreal, Canada
    Schizophr Res 102:295-302. 2008
    ..Results are presented in light of the existing literature and clinical implications are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Fluctuations in self-esteem and paranoia in the context of daily life
    Viviane Thewissen
    Faculty of Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:143-53. 2008
    ..These results are consistent with the hypothesis that paranoia is associated with dysfunctional strategies of self-esteem regulation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Persecutory delusions and the conditioned avoidance paradigm: towards an integration of the psychology and biology of paranoia
    Michael Moutoussis
    Tolworth Hospital, Red Lion Road, Surbiton, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 12:495-510. 2007
    ..In this study, we reappraise the psychological significance of the CAR model of antipsychotic drug action; and we relate this to contemporary psychological theories of paranoia...
  14. pmc Three-year follow-up of a randomized controlled trial of cognitive therapy for the prevention of psychosis in people at ultrahigh risk
    Anthony P Morrison
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, Coupland Street, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Schizophr Bull 33:682-7. 2007
    ..Follow-up rate at 3 years was 47%. There appear to be enduring benefits of CT over the long term, suggesting that it is an efficacious intervention for people at high risk of developing psychosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint 'Poor me' versus 'bad me' paranoia and the instability of persecutory ideation
    Sara Sigmaringa Melo
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
    Psychol Psychother 79:271-87. 2006
    ..To investigate whether there are two stable types of paranoia, 'poor me' and 'bad me', as described by Trower and Chadwick (1995), and whether beliefs about the deservedness of persecution are associated with psychological measures...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reasoning under uncertainty: heuristic judgments in patients with persecutory delusions or depression
    Rhiannon Corcoran
    Division of Psychology, School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1109-18. 2006
    ..We address this imbalance by reporting here the findings of the first study to explore heuristic reasoning in people with persecutory delusions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Self-discrepancies in bipolar disorder: comparison of manic, depressed, remitted and normal participants
    Richard P Bentall
    University of Manchester, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 44:457-73. 2005
    ..To study the role of self-discrepancies in different phases of bipolar disorder (manic-depression)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward antipsychotic medication: the impact of clinical variables and relationships with health professionals
    Jennifer C Day
    Pharmacy Department, Mersey Care NHS Trust, Merseyside, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:717-24. 2005
    ..Although patient variables such as insight and symptoms that contribute toward attitudes have been identified, the contributions of relationship and service factors have not been adequately studied...
  19. ncbi request reprint Delusional discourse: an investigation comparing the spontaneous causal attributions of paranoid and non-paranoid individuals
    David A Lee
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, UK
    Psychol Psychother 77:525-40. 2004
    ..This paper highlights important issues underlying the extraction of attributions from paranoid talk, and discusses the implications for attributional models of paranoia and future discourse-based research in this area...
  20. ncbi request reprint Deception and false belief in paranoia: modelling theory of mind stories
    Nick M Shryane
    Institute for Social Change, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 13:8-32. 2008
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Theory of mind, schizotypy, and persecutory ideation in young adults
    Charles Fernyhough
    Durham University, Durham, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 13:233-49. 2008
    ..This study set out to test this hypothesis and address limitations of previous research...
  22. ncbi request reprint Stability of self-esteem in bipolar disorder: comparisons among remitted bipolar patients, remitted unipolar patients and healthy controls
    Rebecca Knowles
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Bipolar Disord 9:490-5. 2007
    ..We investigated whether unstable self-esteem is a characteristic of bipolar disorder in remission...
  23. ncbi request reprint Theory of mind deficits in bipolar affective disorder
    Natalie Kerr
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    J Affect Disord 73:253-9. 2003
    ..Theory of mind (the ability to understand others' mental states) is compromised in currently ill schizophrenia patients. This study aimed to establish whether similar deficits are found in bipolar patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint The best laid schemas of paranoid patients: autonomy, sociotropy and need for closure
    Richard P Bentall
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, UK
    Psychol Psychother 76:163-71. 2003
    ..It is possible that this contributes to their performance on reasoning measures. The role of self-schemas in paranoid thinking needs to be studied further...
  25. ncbi request reprint Patients' understanding and participation in a trial designed to improve the management of anti-psychotic medication: a qualitative study
    Anne Rogers
    School of Primary Care, University of Manchester, Oxford Road Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:720-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to illuminate patients' understanding of the nature and purpose and outcomes of a trial designed to improve the management of neuroleptic medication...
  26. ncbi request reprint Persecutory beliefs, attributions and theory of mind: comparison of patients with paranoid delusions, Asperger's syndrome and healthy controls
    Jaime S Craig
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Schizophr Res 69:29-33. 2004
    ..The lack of attributional abnormalities in the Asperger's group suggests that their low-level paranoid symptoms arise as a consequence of different mechanisms than those involved in psychotic delusions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cognitive therapy for the prevention of psychosis in people at ultra-high risk: randomised controlled trial
    Anthony P Morrison
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, Coupland Street, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:291-7. 2004
    ..Advances in the ability to identify people at high risk of developing psychosis have generated interest in the possibility of preventing psychosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Attributional lability in depression and paranoia
    Richard P Bentall
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 44:475-88. 2005
    ..Attributions play an important role in depression and paranoia. However, contrary to most attributional models of psychopathology, there is evidence that attributional style is not a stable trait but is affected by recent experiences...
  29. ncbi request reprint Psychological processes and paranoia: implications for forensic behavioural science
    Richard P Bentall
    School of Psychological Sciences, Univesity of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Behav Sci Law 24:277-94. 2006
    ..Some of these processes have recently been implicated in violent behaviour, and they therefore have the potential to explain the apparent association between paranoid delusions and offending...
  30. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors in people at ultra-high risk of psychosis: comparisons with non-patients and associations with symptoms
    Anthony P Morrison
    Psychology Services, Bolton Salford and Trafford Mental Health Trust, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1395-404. 2006
    ..This has led to interest in the possibility of preventing the development of psychosis and provides the opportunity to investigate psychological mechanisms that may confer vulnerability to psychosis...
  31. ncbi request reprint How healers manage the pluralistic healing context: the perspective of indigenous, religious and allopathic healers in relation to psychosis in Uganda
    Joanna Teuton
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Soc Sci Med 65:1260-73. 2007
    ..There appear to be opportunities for greater dialogue between indigenous and religious healers and allopathic doctors and this could contribute to a more integrative model of care for individuals with psychotic experiences in Uganda...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prospects for a cognitive-developmental account of psychotic experiences
    Richard P Bentall
    University of Manchester, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 46:155-73. 2007
    ..The approach we advocate integrates findings from neurodevelopmental research with research on typical cognitive and sociocognitive development and the psychology of psychotic symptoms...
  33. ncbi request reprint Hypomanic traits and response styles to depression
    Justin Thomas
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 41:309-13. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that the manic defence involves specific response styles to depression, namely distraction and indulging in dangerous activities...