Affiliation: Cranmer Terrace
- The development of the P-CAN, a measure to operationalize the pros and cons of anorexia nervosaLucy Serpell
Department of Mental Health, St Georges Hospital Medical School, London, UK
Int J Eat Disord 36:416-33. 2004..The current study describes the development of the P-CAN, a quantitative measure of both positive (valued) and negative aspects of AN...
- Anorexia nervosa: obsessive-compulsive disorder, obsessive-compulsive personality disorder, or neither?Lucy Serpell
Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
Clin Psychol Rev 22:647-69. 2002..In this paper, evidence for links between the three conditions is reviewed, suggestions for further research are outlined and possible implications for the treatment of AN are presented...
- The roles of persistence and perseveration in psychopathologyLucy Serpell
Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London and Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, London
Behav Ther 40:260-71. 2009..Further work is needed to develop these constructs with clinical groups, but the findings support the hypothesis that persistence is an adaptive construct whereas perseveration is maladaptive...
- Bulimia nervosa: friend or foe? The pros and cons of bulimia nervosaLucy Serpell
Department of Psychiatry, St Georges Hospital Medical School and Huntercombe Manor Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Int J Eat Disord 32:164-70. 2002..The aim of the current study was to use a qualitative approach to investigate the attitude of people with bulimia nervosa (BN) to their illness...
- The use of the Pros and Cons of Anorexia Nervosa (P-CAN) Scale with children and adolescentsLucy Serpell
Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
J Psychosom Res 54:567-71. 2003..submitted]. The aim of the current study was to validate the P-CAN in children and adolescents with AN and compare the pros and cons of young people with AN with those of adults...
- Parental decision-making in childhood vaccinationLucy Serpell
Central and North West London Mental Health NHS Trust, London, UK
Vaccine 24:4041-6. 2006..A decision theory model of the decision to vaccinate fits the facts well and generates practical strategies for uptake of MMR and similar childhood vaccines...
- The pros and cons of change in individuals with eating disorders: a broader perspectiveCorinne Gale
Eating Disorders Unit, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
Int J Eat Disord 39:394-403. 2006..CONCLUSION: The P-CED is a useful tool for identifying the positive and negative aspects of eating disorders that can be targeted in treatment or used as an outcome measure in research...
- Moderators of weight gain in the early stages of outpatient cognitive behavioral therapy for adults with anorexia nervosaRebecca Lockwood
Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom
Int J Eat Disord 45:51-6. 2012..Treatments for anorexia nervosa have relatively low levels of effectiveness. This prospective study examines the impact of patients' characteristics on their early responses to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for anorexia nervosa...
- Shame in women with a history of eating disordersNicholas A Troop
Department of Psychology, London Metropolitan University, London, UK
Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:480-8. 2008..The current study explored shame from multiple perspectives in women who report a range of eating disorder diagnoses and who are at different stages of illness and recovery...
- Pattern of birth in anorexia nervosa. I: Early-onset cases in the United KingdomBeth Watkins
Department of General Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, United Kingdom
Int J Eat Disord 32:11-7. 2002..This study examines whether this pattern of birth is true of early-onset anorexia nervosa, and whether there is a relationship between environmental temperature at assumed time of conception and a later diagnosis of anorexia nervosa...
- The phenomenology of body image in men living with HIVJamie Stephen Kelly
Department of Clinical Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London, London, UK
AIDS Care 21:1560-7. 2009..Further research is needed to validate the model and investigate whether the findings are generalisable. However, body image concerns should be acknowledged when addressing HIV-related health...
- Self-reported parental abuse relates to autobiographical memory style in patients with eating disordersTim Dalgleish
Medical Research Council, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Emotion Research Group, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Emotion 3:211-22. 2003..This effect remained significant even after levels of depressed mood were controlled for...
- Cognitive avoidance in the strategic processing of ego threats among eating-disordered patientsCaroline Meyer
Medical School, University of Warwick, Warwick, United Kingdom
Int J Eat Disord 38:30-6. 2005..DISCUSSION: Research and therapeutic implications are discussed, including the potential utility of therapies that directly or indirectly address the schema-level representation of ego threats when working with eating pathology...