Richard P Bentall

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Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Fatigue Intervention by Nurses Evaluation--the FINE Trial. A randomised controlled trial of nurse led self-help treatment for patients in primary care with chronic fatigue syndrome: study protocol. [ISRCTN74156610]
    A J Wearden
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    BMC Med 4:9. 2006
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. pmc Early detection and intervention evaluation for people at risk of psychosis: multisite randomised controlled trial
    Anthony P Morrison
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    BMJ 344:e2233. 2012
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint The persecution and deservedness scale
    Sara Melo
    The School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychol Psychother 82:247-60. 2009
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications38

  1. pmc Fatigue Intervention by Nurses Evaluation--the FINE Trial. A randomised controlled trial of nurse led self-help treatment for patients in primary care with chronic fatigue syndrome: study protocol. [ISRCTN74156610]
    A J Wearden
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    BMC Med 4:9. 2006
    ..Our control condition is treatment as usual by the general practitioner (GP)...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. pmc Early detection and intervention evaluation for people at risk of psychosis: multisite randomised controlled trial
    Anthony P Morrison
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    BMJ 344:e2233. 2012
    ..To determine whether cognitive therapy is effective in preventing the worsening of emerging psychotic symptoms experienced by help seeking young people deemed to be at risk for serious conditions such as schizophrenia...
  5. 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...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The persecution and deservedness scale
    Sara Melo
    The School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychol Psychother 82:247-60. 2009
    ..To design a brief measure to assess both the severity of paranoid thinking and the perceived deservedness of persecution, which can be employed in clinical and non-clinical populations...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. doi request reprint Early detection and intervention evaluation for people at high-risk of psychosis-2 (EDIE-2): trial rationale, design and baseline characteristics
    Anthony P Morrison
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Early Interv Psychiatry 5:24-32. 2011
    ..We report on the rationale and design for a large-scale, multi-site randomized, controlled trial of CT for people who are assessed to be at high risk of psychosis because of either state or state-plus-trait risk factors...
  12. 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...
  13. doi request reprint Bayesian modelling of Jumping-to-Conclusions bias in delusional patients
    Michael Moutoussis
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 16:422-47. 2011
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  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Better than I thought: positive evaluation bias in hypomania
    Liam Mason
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e47754. 2012
    ..The neurobiological mechanisms remain poorly understood. Here we examine reinforcement learning and sensitivity to both reward and punishment outcomes in hypomania-prone individuals not receiving pharmacotherapy...
  17. doi request reprint Psychosocial and neuropsychiatric predictors of subjective recovery from psychosis
    Anthony P Morrison
    Greater Manchester West Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, United Kingdom School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 208:203-9. 2013
    ..Psychosocial factors are more directly related to perceived recovery than neuropsychiatric factors. The implications of these findings are discussed. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Response styles to depressed mood in bipolar affective disorder
    Justin Thomas
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Coupland 1 Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 100:249-52. 2007
    ..Support for this hypothesis comes from studies demonstrating that remitted and manic bipolar patients show similar cognitive biases to currently depressed patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Patient education to encourage graded exercise in chronic fatigue syndrome. 2-year follow-up of randomised controlled trial
    Pauline Powell
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 184:142-6. 2004
    ..An earlier trial demonstrated good outcomes after 1 year for patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) who received an educational intervention designed to encourage graded activity...
  20. 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)...
  21. pmc Nurse led, home based self help treatment for patients in primary care with chronic fatigue syndrome: randomised controlled trial
    Alison J Wearden
    School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester
    BMJ 340:c1777. 2010
    ....
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Predictors of response to treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome
    Richard P Bentall
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, Coupland I Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:248-52. 2002
    ..Controlled trials have shown that psychological interventions designed to encourage graded exercise can facilitate recovery from chronic fatigue syndrome...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Childhood trauma and hallucinations in bipolar affective disorder: preliminary investigation
    Paul Hammersley
    Department of Psychology, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:543-7. 2003
    ..Strong evidence exists for an association between childhood trauma, particularly childhood sexual abuse, and hallucinations in schizophrenia. Hallucinations are also well-documented symptoms in people with bipolar affective disorder...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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
    ....
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predicting postdischarge opiate abstinence from admission measures of motivation and confidence
    Philip N Murphy
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Psychol Addict Behav 17:167-70. 2003
    ..External constraints on heroin use may not provide a basis for success in this treatment modality...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...