Emily A Holmes

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Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The neural basis of flashback formation: the impact of viewing trauma
    C Bourne
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Psychol Med 43:1521-32. 2013
  2. pmc Effects of emotion recognition training on mood among individuals with high levels of depressive symptoms: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Sally Adams
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Trials 14:161. 2013
  3. pmc Positive involuntary autobiographical memories: you first have to live them
    Ian A Clark
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Conscious Cogn 22:402-6. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrusive images and "hotspots" of trauma memories in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: an exploratory investigation of emotions and cognitive themes
    Emily A Holmes
    Traumatic Stress Clinic, Camden and Islington Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge, CB2 2EF, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:3-17. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Trauma films, information processing, and intrusive memory development
    Emily A Holmes
    Psychology Department, Royal Holloway, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Gen 133:3-22. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Reflecting on imagery: a clinical perspective and overview of the special issue of memory on mental imagery and memory in psychopathology
    Ann Hackmann
    Oxford University, and Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Memory 12:389-402. 2004
  7. pmc SenseCam, imagery and bias in memory for wellbeing
    Fionnuala C Murphy
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Memory 19:768-77. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Positive interpretation training: effects of mental imagery versus verbal training on positive mood
    Emily A Holmes
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Behav Ther 37:237-47. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Does trauma memory play a role in the experience of reporting sexual assault during police interviews? An exploratory study
    Amy Hardy
    Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Memory 17:783-8. 2009
  10. pmc Optimism and mental imagery: a possible cognitive marker to promote well-being?
    Simon E Blackwell
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Psychiatry Res 206:56-61. 2013

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  1. pmc The neural basis of flashback formation: the impact of viewing trauma
    C Bourne
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Psychol Med 43:1521-32. 2013
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  2. pmc Effects of emotion recognition training on mood among individuals with high levels of depressive symptoms: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Sally Adams
    School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, 12a Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK
    Trials 14:161. 2013
    ..Here we report the protocol of a randomised controlled trial of the effects of emotion recognition training on mood in a sample of individuals with depressive symptoms over a 6-week follow-up period...
  3. pmc Positive involuntary autobiographical memories: you first have to live them
    Ian A Clark
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Conscious Cogn 22:402-6. 2013
    ..Results demonstrate the importance of positive emotional reaction at the time of an event for subsequent positive IAMs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrusive images and "hotspots" of trauma memories in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: an exploratory investigation of emotions and cognitive themes
    Emily A Holmes
    Traumatic Stress Clinic, Camden and Islington Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge, CB2 2EF, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 36:3-17. 2005
    ..The relative of frequency of these peritraumatic themes is presented. The exploratory findings are discussed with respect to our understanding and treatment of intrusive imagery in PTSD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trauma films, information processing, and intrusive memory development
    Emily A Holmes
    Psychology Department, Royal Holloway, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Gen 133:3-22. 2004
    ..Intrusive memories were largely unrelated to recall and recognition measures. Increases in dissociation and decreases in heart rate during the film were also associated with later intrusions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reflecting on imagery: a clinical perspective and overview of the special issue of memory on mental imagery and memory in psychopathology
    Ann Hackmann
    Oxford University, and Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Memory 12:389-402. 2004
    ..These include consideration of a variety of techniques for eliminating troublesome imagery, and creating healthy, realistic alternatives...
  7. pmc SenseCam, imagery and bias in memory for wellbeing
    Fionnuala C Murphy
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Memory 19:768-77. 2011
    ..Further refinements are necessary before similar methods can be applied to individuals suffering from subclinical and clinical depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Positive interpretation training: effects of mental imagery versus verbal training on positive mood
    Emily A Holmes
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Behav Ther 37:237-47. 2006
    ..This study also provides the first test of a standardized intervention using an "interpretive bias training" paradigm to improve positive mood...
  9. doi request reprint Does trauma memory play a role in the experience of reporting sexual assault during police interviews? An exploratory study
    Amy Hardy
    Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Memory 17:783-8. 2009
    ..The findings suggest trauma impacts on memory, and these trauma-related disruptions to memory may paradoxically contribute to attrition...
  10. pmc Optimism and mental imagery: a possible cognitive marker to promote well-being?
    Simon E Blackwell
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Psychiatry Res 206:56-61. 2013
    ..Boosting positive future imagery could provide a cognitive target for treatment innovations to promote optimism, with implications for mental health and even physical well-being...
  11. ncbi request reprint Are there two qualitatively distinct forms of dissociation? A review and some clinical implications
    Emily A Holmes
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge, CB2 2EF, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:1-23. 2005
    ..Examples are provided within Depersonalization Disorder, Conversion Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mental imagery and emotion: a special relationship?
    Emily A Holmes
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Emotion 5:489-97. 2005
    ..Results support the hypothesis of a special link between imagery and anxiety but leave open the question of whether this also applies to other emotions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Schizotypy: a vulnerability factor for traumatic intrusions
    Emily A Holmes
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:28-34. 2004
    ..More reported intrusive experiences were associated with high positive symptom schizotypy. Our findings are discussed in relation to the possible role of trauma-related intrusions within psychotic disorders...
  14. doi request reprint Inducing and modulating intrusive emotional memories: a review of the trauma film paradigm
    Emily A Holmes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:553-66. 2008
    ..It is hoped that further use of this paradigm may lead to prophylactic training for at risk groups and an improved understanding of intrusions across psychopathologies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Memory suppression in PTSD treatment?
    Emily A Holmes
    Science 318:1722; author reply 1722. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Investigating peri-traumatic dissociation using hypnosis during a traumatic film
    Emily A Holmes
    Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Fellow, University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    J Trauma Dissociation 7:91-113. 2006
    ..Implications of our results for views of the relationship between peri-traumatic dissociation and intrusive memories are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of imagery and its link with early memories in agoraphobia
    Samantha J Day
    University College London, UK
    Memory 12:416-27. 2004
    ..While these exploratory findings require replication, potential treatment implications are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint The influence of a visuospatial grounding task on intrusive images of a traumatic film
    Ailsa D P Stuart
    University College London, Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Behav Res Ther 44:611-9. 2006
    ..The task had no effect on levels of distress or peritraumatic dissociation, consistent with the hypothesis that intrusions were reduced because the task competed for resources necessary for encoding into an image-based memory system...
  19. ncbi request reprint Positive schizotypy and trait dissociation as vulnerability factors for post-traumatic distress
    Craig Steel
    Department of Psychology, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 47:245-9. 2008
    ..This study investigated whether trait positive schizotypy or trait dissociation was associated with increased levels of data-driven processing and symptoms of post-traumatic distress following a road traffic accident...
  20. ncbi request reprint A healthy imagination? Editorial for the special issue of memory: mental imagery and memory in psychopathology
    Emily A Holmes
    Memory 12:387-8. 2004
  21. pmc Imagery about suicide in depression--"Flash-forwards"?
    Emily A Holmes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:423-34. 2007
    ..These results provide the first data to our knowledge on the existence of mental imagery in suicidality, opening a promising new avenue for research...
  22. doi request reprint The causal effect of mental imagery on emotion assessed using picture-word cues
    Emily A Holmes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Emotion 8:395-409. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptoms in London school children following September 11, 2001: an exploratory investigation of peri-traumatic reactions and intrusive imagery
    Emily A Holmes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JK, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:474-90. 2007
    ..Implications for treating children's intrusive images following stressful events are explored...
  24. ncbi request reprint Imagery rescripting in cognitive behaviour therapy: images, treatment techniques and outcomes
    Emily A Holmes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 38:297-305. 2007
    ..A working definition of two types of imagery rescripting is provided, along with a heuristic framework for conceptualising the range of imagery techniques in cognitive therapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Psychological theories of posttraumatic stress disorder
    Chris R Brewin
    Subdepartment of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 23:339-76. 2003
    ..We review empirical evidence relevant to each model and identify promising areas for further research...