Freda McManus

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishing evidence-based training in cognitive behavioral therapy: A review of current empirical findings and theoretical guidance
    Sarah G Rakovshik
    Oxford University, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:496-516. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint A demonstration of the efficacy of two of the components of cognitive therapy for social phobia
    Freda McManus
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry and Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Anxiety Disord 23:496-503. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Examining the effects of thought records and behavioral experiments in instigating belief change
    F McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:540-7. 2012
  4. pmc A randomized clinical trial of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy versus unrestricted services for health anxiety (hypochondriasis)
    Freda McManus
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:817-28. 2012
  5. doi request reprint An investigation of the accuracy of therapists' self-assessment of cognitive-behaviour therapy skills
    Freda McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 51:292-306. 2012
  6. doi request reprint What does a transdiagnostic approach have to offer the treatment of anxiety disorders?
    Freda McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre and Oxford University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 49:491-505. 2010
  7. pmc Learning to change a way of being: an interpretative phenomenological perspective on cognitive therapy for social phobia
    Freda McManus
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, and Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Anxiety Disord 24:581-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint An evaluation of the effectiveness of diploma-level training in cognitive behaviour therapy
    Freda McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, UK
    Behav Res Ther 48:1123-32. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and non-cognitive factors associated with posttraumatic stress symptoms in mothers of children with type 1 diabetes
    Antje Horsch
    Isis Education Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Behav Cogn Psychother 40:400-11. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for severe health anxiety (hypochondriasis): an interpretative phenomenological analysis of patients' experiences
    Matthew J Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 50:379-97. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishing evidence-based training in cognitive behavioral therapy: A review of current empirical findings and theoretical guidance
    Sarah G Rakovshik
    Oxford University, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:496-516. 2010
    ..Finally, the process of developing efficacious CBT treatment protocols is offered as a template for developing evidence-based CBT training protocols...
  2. ncbi request reprint A demonstration of the efficacy of two of the components of cognitive therapy for social phobia
    Freda McManus
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry and Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Anxiety Disord 23:496-503. 2009
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  3. doi request reprint Examining the effects of thought records and behavioral experiments in instigating belief change
    F McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:540-7. 2012
    ..The present study examined the relative efficacy, in comparison to a control condition, of two central techniques in CBT: thought records (TRs) and behavioral experiments (BEs)...
  4. pmc A randomized clinical trial of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy versus unrestricted services for health anxiety (hypochondriasis)
    Freda McManus
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:817-28. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint An investigation of the accuracy of therapists' self-assessment of cognitive-behaviour therapy skills
    Freda McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 51:292-306. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint What does a transdiagnostic approach have to offer the treatment of anxiety disorders?
    Freda McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre and Oxford University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 49:491-505. 2010
    ..The purpose of this paper is to review the rationale for 'transdiagnostic' approaches to the understanding and treatment of anxiety disorders...
  7. pmc Learning to change a way of being: an interpretative phenomenological perspective on cognitive therapy for social phobia
    Freda McManus
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, and Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Anxiety Disord 24:581-9. 2010
    ..Helpful components of CT for SP were identified as areas where the protocol could be enhanced. Recommendations for the way in which CT for SP is implemented are made...
  8. doi request reprint An evaluation of the effectiveness of diploma-level training in cognitive behaviour therapy
    Freda McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, UK
    Behav Res Ther 48:1123-32. 2010
    ..Previous evaluations of such training programmes have yielded mixed results but have been limited by small sample sizes and/or limited assessment measures...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and non-cognitive factors associated with posttraumatic stress symptoms in mothers of children with type 1 diabetes
    Antje Horsch
    Isis Education Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Behav Cogn Psychother 40:400-11. 2012
    ..However, in the broader PTSD literature is has been shown that both non-cognitive variables and cognitive variables predict PTSD in traumatized populations...
  10. doi request reprint Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for severe health anxiety (hypochondriasis): an interpretative phenomenological analysis of patients' experiences
    Matthew J Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 50:379-97. 2011
    ..Importantly, the focusing of attention upon bodily sensations required in MBCT practice did not exacerbate participants' health anxiety...
  11. doi request reprint Randomized trial comparing Internet-based training in cognitive behavioural therapy theory, assessment and formulation to delayed-training control
    Sarah G Rakovshik
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK 1
    Behav Res Ther 51:231-9. 2013
    ..Hence this study examined the effectiveness of Internet-based training (IBT) in cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) theory, assessment and formulation for participants in Russia with limited previous knowledge or training in CBT...
  12. doi request reprint A systematic review of methods for assessing competence in cognitive-behavioural therapy
    Kate Muse
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:484-99. 2013
    ..Tentative recommendations for assessing therapist competence are made within the context of the limited evidence base and need for feasibility in clinical practice settings...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evaluation of an online training package in cognitive behaviour therapy: satisfaction ratings and impact on knowledge and confidence
    David Westbrook
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Behav Cogn Psychother 40:481-90. 2012
    ..At this stage, there is a need to evaluate programs with different characteristics to determine which are useful, and which are not...
  14. doi request reprint Cyberchondriasis: fact or fiction? A preliminary examination of the relationship between health anxiety and searching for health information on the Internet
    Kate Muse
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7JX, United Kingdom
    J Anxiety Disord 26:189-96. 2012
    ..This preliminary data suggests that searching for health information online may exacerbate health anxiety...
  15. pmc Intrusive imagery in severe health anxiety: Prevalence, nature and links with memories and maintenance cycles
    Kate Muse
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, United Kingdom
    Behav Res Ther 48:792-8. 2010
    ..2%). Participants reported responding to experiencing intrusive images by engaging in avoidance, checking, reassurance seeking, distraction and rumination. Potential treatment implications and links to maintenance cycles are considered...
  16. ncbi request reprint Why social anxiety persists: an experimental investigation of the role of safety behaviours as a maintaining factor
    Freda McManus
    Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:147-61. 2008
    ..Results support the role of safety behaviours and self-focused attention in the cognitive model of social phobia, and the value of dropping safety behaviours and reducing self-focus as therapeutic strategies in social phobia...
  17. doi request reprint An analysis of matching cognitive-behavior therapy techniques to learning styles
    Karlijn van Doorn
    Oxford Institute of Clinical Psychology Training, Isis Education Centre, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:1039-44. 2012
    ..One factor influencing the differential effectiveness of CBT intervention techniques may be the patient's preferred learning style, and whether this is 'matched' to the intervention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Anxiety, depressive, and posttraumatic stress symptoms in mothers of children with type 1 diabetes
    Antje Horsch
    Oxford Doctoral Course in Clinical Psychology, Isis Education Centre, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    J Trauma Stress 20:881-91. 2007
    ..This study highlights the significant emotional impact this diagnosis in children can have on mothers, and identifies a population with clinical needs...