Nancy Pistrang

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Telephone peer support for women with gynaecological cancer: recipients' perspectives
    Nancy Pistrang
    Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, London, UK
    Psychooncology 21:1082-90. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Social support as conversation: analysing breast cancer patients' interactions with their partners
    N Pistrang
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, U K
    Soc Sci Med 45:773-82. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint The helping process in couples during recovery from heart attack: a single case study
    N Pistrang
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, UK
    Br J Med Psychol 72:227-37. 1999
  4. doi request reprint Mutual help groups for mental health problems: a review of effectiveness studies
    Nancy Pistrang
    Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Am J Community Psychol 42:110-21. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Couples' experiences of the support process in depression: a phenomenological analysis
    Thomas J R Harris
    Gordon Hospital, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 79:1-21. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Befriending for mental health problems: processes of helping
    Gemma Mitchell
    East London NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 84:151-69. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Multisystemic therapy for young offenders: families' experiences of therapeutic processes and outcomes
    Andrea Tighe
    Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    J Fam Psychol 26:187-97. 2012
  8. pmc Patients' experiences of GP consultations for psychological problems: a qualitative study
    Marta Buszewicz
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Archway Campus, London N19 5LW
    Br J Gen Pract 56:496-503. 2006
  9. pmc Facilitating understanding of mental health problems in GP consultations: a qualitative study using taped-assisted recall
    John Cape
    Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust, London
    Br J Gen Pract 60:837-45. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality criteria under methodological pluralism: implications for conducting and evaluating research
    Chris Barker
    Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, London, England
    Am J Community Psychol 35:201-12. 2005

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Telephone peer support for women with gynaecological cancer: recipients' perspectives
    Nancy Pistrang
    Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, London, UK
    Psychooncology 21:1082-90. 2012
    ..This qualitative study examined a telephone-delivered one-to-one peer support intervention for women with gynaecological cancer, focusing on recipients' experiences of process and outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Social support as conversation: analysing breast cancer patients' interactions with their partners
    N Pistrang
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, U K
    Soc Sci Med 45:773-82. 1997
    ..The strengths and limitations of the method for the study of social support are discussed. Implications for community health interventions to optimize support for couples coping with illness are also addressed...
  3. ncbi request reprint The helping process in couples during recovery from heart attack: a single case study
    N Pistrang
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, UK
    Br J Med Psychol 72:227-37. 1999
    ..The results were discussed in terms of the unique features of helping in close relationships...
  4. doi request reprint Mutual help groups for mental health problems: a review of effectiveness studies
    Nancy Pistrang
    Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Am J Community Psychol 42:110-21. 2008
    ..The studies varied in terms of design quality and reporting of results. More high-quality outcome research is needed to evaluate the effectiveness of mutual help groups across the spectrum of mental health problems...
  5. ncbi request reprint Couples' experiences of the support process in depression: a phenomenological analysis
    Thomas J R Harris
    Gordon Hospital, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 79:1-21. 2006
    ..Couples' accounts of the support process were characterized by a pervasive sense of bewilderment and struggle. The findings underline the importance of including the partner in psychological interventions for depression...
  6. doi request reprint Befriending for mental health problems: processes of helping
    Gemma Mitchell
    East London NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 84:151-69. 2011
    ..Although there is some evidence that befriending can improve psychological and social functioning, little is known about how it works...
  7. doi request reprint Multisystemic therapy for young offenders: families' experiences of therapeutic processes and outcomes
    Andrea Tighe
    Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    J Fam Psychol 26:187-97. 2012
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  8. pmc Patients' experiences of GP consultations for psychological problems: a qualitative study
    Marta Buszewicz
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Archway Campus, London N19 5LW
    Br J Gen Pract 56:496-503. 2006
    ....
  9. pmc Facilitating understanding of mental health problems in GP consultations: a qualitative study using taped-assisted recall
    John Cape
    Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust, London
    Br J Gen Pract 60:837-45. 2010
    ..Patients strive to understand their mental health problems, and facilitating patients' understanding may be important in their care, yet little is known about this process in GP consultations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quality criteria under methodological pluralism: implications for conducting and evaluating research
    Chris Barker
    Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, London, England
    Am J Community Psychol 35:201-12. 2005
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Telephone peer support for women with gynaecological cancer: benefits and challenges for supporters
    Nancy Pistrang
    University College London, London, UK
    Psychooncology 22:886-94. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy and social support: integrating research on psychological helping
    Chris Barker
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 22:363-81. 2002
    ..This paper argues that such a division of the field is unnecessary and unproductive. It outlines several ways in which the two bodies of literature might inform each other and argues for conceptual integration of the two fields...
  13. doi request reprint "Brother from another mother": mentoring for African-Caribbean adolescent boys
    Hilary Garraway
    North East London Foundation Trust, London, UK
    J Adolesc 33:719-29. 2010
    ..The findings suggest that mentoring can assist at-risk African-Caribbean youth in coping with challenges in their lives and may help to promote positive developmental trajectories for these vulnerable adolescents...
  14. doi request reprint High-functioning autism and Asperger's disorder: utility and meaning for families
    Luisa Ruiz Calzada
    Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:230-43. 2012
    ..Improvement of post-diagnostic services will improve the utility of AD and AsD...
  15. doi request reprint The use of therapist self-disclosure: clinical psychology trainees' experiences
    Samantha Bottrill
    Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Psychother Res 20:165-80. 2010
    ..Working out one's position on self-disclosure is a challenge that trainee therapists may require support in mastering...