David A Richards
Affiliation: University of Exeter
- Stepped care: a method to deliver increased access to psychological therapiesDavid A Richards
Mood Disorders Centre, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, England
Can J Psychiatry 57:210-5. 2012..To introduce stepped care as a method of organizing the delivery of treatments, and to consider the factors necessary for implementation...
- Cost and outcome of behavioural activation versus cognitive behaviour therapy for depression (COBRA): study protocol for a randomised controlled trialShelley Rhodes
University of Exeter Medical School, St Luke s Campus, Exeter EX1 2 LU, UK
Trials 15:29. 2014..Behavioural activation (BA) is a psychological treatment for depression that may be an effective alternative to CBT and, because it is simpler, might also be delivered by less highly trained and specialised mental health workers...
- Clinical effectiveness of collaborative care for depression in UK primary care (CADET): cluster randomised controlled trialDavid A Richards
Institute of Health Research, University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter EX1 2LU, UK
BMJ 347:f4913. 2013..To compare the clinical effectiveness of collaborative care with usual care in the management of patients with moderate to severe depression...
- Psychological treatments for common mental health problems experienced by informal carers of adults with chronic physical health conditions (Protocol)Joanne Woodford
Mood Disorders Centre, Psychology, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
Syst Rev 2:9. 2013..Currently there is a lack of evidence-based treatments for such difficulties, resulting in poor health outcomes for both the informal carer and care recipient...
- Delivering stepped care: an analysis of implementation in routine practiceDavid A Richards
Mood Disorders Centre, University of Exeter, Exeter, EX4 4QG, UK
Implement Sci 7:3. 2012..Our objective was to describe patient pathways through stepped care services and the impact of this on patient flow and management...
- A randomised evaluation of CollAborative care and active surveillance for Screen-Positive EldeRs with sub-threshold depression (CASPER): study protocol for a randomized controlled trialNatasha Mitchell
Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
Trials 12:225. 2011..Less attention has been paid to those with mild disorders/sub-threshold depressive syndromes but these patients also suffer impairments in their quality of life and level of functioning...
- What work has to be done to implement collaborative care for depression? Process evaluation of a trial utilizing the Normalization Process ModelLinda Gask
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester UK
Implement Sci 5:15. 2010..This study utilises the Normalisation Process Model (NPM) to inform the process of implementation of collaborative care in both a future full-scale trial, and the wider health economy...
- Developing guided self-help for depression using the Medical Research Council complex interventions framework: a description of the modelling phase and results of an exploratory randomised controlled trialKarina Lovell
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
BMC Psychiatry 8:91. 2008..This paper (a) describes the modelling phase used to develop a guided self-help intervention for depression in primary care and (b) reports data from an exploratory randomised trial of the intervention...
- Implementation of psychological therapies for anxiety and depression in routine practice: two year prospective cohort studyDavid A Richards
Mood Disorders Centre, College of Life and Environmental Science, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4QG, United Kingdom
J Affect Disord 133:51-60. 2011..Evaluations of this effort are limited by the cross sectional nature of studies, short implementation periods, poor data completeness rates and lack of clinically significant and reliable change metrics...
- Equity of access to psychological therapiesDavid A Richards
Mood Disorders Centre, Washington Singer Building, School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4QG, UK
Br J Psychiatry 198:91-2. 2011..We consider the evidence presented by Harris et al on the Australian Better Access initiative, and discuss the challenges of delivering such intitiatives and evaluating their impact...
- RCTs in complex nursing interventions and laboratory experimental studiesDavid A Richards
Mood Disorders Centre, School of Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter EX4 4QG, United Kingdom
Int J Nurs Stud 46:588-92. 2009..We suggest that this argument is false and use examples from complex interventions research in nursing and experimental laboratory methods to demonstrate that RCTs can bring much needed clarity to the search for nursing knowledge...
- Improving access to psychological therapies: phase IV prospective cohort studyDavid A Richards
University of Exeter, Exeter, Devon, UK
Br J Clin Psychol 48:377-96. 2009..To determine the effects of implementing stepped care evidence-based psychological treatments for anxiety and depression in routine practice using a collaborative care implementation model...
- Collaborative Depression Trial (CADET): multi-centre randomised controlled trial of collaborative care for depression--study protocolDavid A Richards
Mood Disorders Centre, School of Psychology, University of Exeter, EX4 4QG, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 9:188. 2009..This Phase III trial was preceded by a Phase II patient level RCT, following the MRC Complex Intervention Framework...
- Internet-based behavioral activation--treatment for postnatal depression (Netmums): a randomized controlled trialHeather A O'Mahen
University of Exeter, Mood Disorders Centre, Washington Singer Building, Exeter EX4 4QG, UK
J Affect Disord 150:814-22. 2013..The internet may increase timely access to treatment. We report a randomized controlled trial of a minimal intervention internet Behavioral Activation (iBA) treatment modified to address postnatal specific concerns (Postnatal-iBA)...
- The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of telephone triage of patients requesting same day consultations in general practice: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial comparing nurse-led and GP-led management systems (ESTEEM)John L Campbell
Primary Care Research Group, University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter EX1 2LU, UK
Trials 14:4. 2013....
- The state of European nursing research: dead, alive, or chronically diseased? A systematic literature reviewDavid A Richards
Professor, University of Exeter Medical School, University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 11:147-55. 2014..Reviews of nursing research have suggested that most is descriptive; with no more than 15% providing strong evidence for practice. No studies have examined this from the perspective of nursing research conducted in Europe...
- Supported cognitive-behavioural self-help versus treatment-as-usual for depressed informal carers of stroke survivors (CEDArS): study protocol for a feasibility randomized controlled trialJoanne Woodford
Mood Disorders Centre, Psychology, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Perry Road, Exeter EX4 4QG, UK
Trials 15:157. 2014..CBTsh, tailored to depressed informal carers of stroke survivors may represent an effective and acceptable solution...
- Computerized cognitive behavioural therapy and the therapeutic alliance: a qualitative enquiryNatalie Barazzone
School of Psychology, University of Sussex, UK
Br J Clin Psychol 51:396-417. 2012..This study investigates whether and to what extent three widely used cCBT programs for depression incorporate and convey key features that serve to establish, develop, and maintain a therapeutic alliance with program users...