Thomas L Webb

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Using theories of behaviour change to inform interventions for addictive behaviours
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    Addiction 105:1879-92. 2010
  2. doi Dealing with feeling: a meta-analysis of the effectiveness of strategies derived from the process model of emotion regulation
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 138:775-808. 2012
  3. doi Gaining control over responses to implicit attitude tests: Implementation intentions engender fast responses on attitude-incongruent trials
    Thomas L Webb
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 51:13-32. 2012
  4. doi Advice-taking as an unobtrusive measure of prejudice
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, England, UK
    Behav Res Methods 43:953-63. 2011
  5. doi Using implementation intentions to overcome the effects of social anxiety on attention and appraisals of performance
    Thomas L Webb
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:612-27. 2010
  6. pmc Using the internet to promote health behavior change: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the impact of theoretical basis, use of behavior change techniques, and mode of delivery on efficacy
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    J Med Internet Res 12:e4. 2010
  7. ncbi Planning to break unwanted habits: habit strength moderates implementation intention effects on behaviour change
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 48:507-23. 2009
  8. ncbi Mechanisms of implementation intention effects: the role of goal intentions, self-efficacy, and accessibility of plan components
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 47:373-95. 2008
  9. ncbi A theory-based online health behaviour intervention for new university students (U@Uni): results from a randomised controlled trial
    Tracy Epton
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TP, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:563. 2014
  10. ncbi The goal-dependent automaticity of drinking habits
    Paschal Sheeran
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 44:47-63. 2005

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi Using theories of behaviour change to inform interventions for addictive behaviours
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    Addiction 105:1879-92. 2010
    ..This paper reviews a set of theories of behaviour change that are used outside the field of addiction and considers their relevance for this field...
  2. doi Dealing with feeling: a meta-analysis of the effectiveness of strategies derived from the process model of emotion regulation
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 138:775-808. 2012
    ....
  3. doi Gaining control over responses to implicit attitude tests: Implementation intentions engender fast responses on attitude-incongruent trials
    Thomas L Webb
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 51:13-32. 2012
    ..In sum, implementation intentions enable people to gain control over implicit attitude responses...
  4. doi Advice-taking as an unobtrusive measure of prejudice
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, England, UK
    Behav Res Methods 43:953-63. 2011
    ..Taken together, these findings suggest that the advice task may be a useful tool for researchers seeking an unobtrusive measure of prejudice with predictive validity...
  5. doi Using implementation intentions to overcome the effects of social anxiety on attention and appraisals of performance
    Thomas L Webb
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:612-27. 2010
    ..Together, the findings suggest that forming implementation intentions may provide an effective means of handling self-regulatory problems in social anxiety...
  6. pmc Using the internet to promote health behavior change: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the impact of theoretical basis, use of behavior change techniques, and mode of delivery on efficacy
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    J Med Internet Res 12:e4. 2010
    ..However, reviews of these interventions to date have not systematically identified intervention characteristics and linked these to effectiveness...
  7. ncbi Planning to break unwanted habits: habit strength moderates implementation intention effects on behaviour change
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 48:507-23. 2009
    ..In summary, habit strength moderates the effectiveness of if-then plan formation in breaking unwanted habits...
  8. ncbi Mechanisms of implementation intention effects: the role of goal intentions, self-efficacy, and accessibility of plan components
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 47:373-95. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that implementation intention effects are not explained by increased deliberation, but rather accrue from heightened accessibility of specified opportunities and strong opportunity-response links...
  9. ncbi A theory-based online health behaviour intervention for new university students (U@Uni): results from a randomised controlled trial
    Tracy Epton
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TP, UK
    BMC Public Health 14:563. 2014
    ....
  10. ncbi The goal-dependent automaticity of drinking habits
    Paschal Sheeran
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 44:47-63. 2005
    ..These findings are consistent with a goal-dependent conception of habit. Possibilities for interventions designed to attenuate undesirable habitual behaviours are considered...
  11. doi Meta-analytic estimates predict the effectiveness of emotion regulation strategies in the "real world": reply to Augustine and Hemenover (2013)
    Eleanor Miles
    Department of Psychology, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 139:730-4. 2013
    ..In particular, we demonstrate that our estimates of the effectiveness of emotion regulation strategies reveal how well these strategies predict important emotional outcomes over 1 year...
  12. ncbi The interplay between goal intentions and implementation intentions
    Paschal Sheeran
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TP, UK
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:87-98. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that the rate of goal attainment engendered by implementation intentions takes account of the state (strength, activation) of people's superordinate goal intentions...
  13. doi Using implementation intentions to overcome the effect of mood on risky behaviour
    Thomas L Webb
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Br J Soc Psychol 51:330-45. 2012
    ....
  14. pmc A theory-based online health behavior intervention for new university students: study protocol
    Tracy Epton
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TP, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:107. 2013
    ..This paper describes the intervention and the proposed approach to its evaluation...
  15. doi Making self-help more helpful: a randomized controlled trial of the impact of augmenting self-help materials with implementation intentions on promoting the effective self-management of anxiety symptoms
    Rachel Varley
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:123-8. 2011
    ..The present randomized controlled trial investigated whether augmenting self-help materials with if-then plans (or implementation intentions) could overcome these problems and enhance the self-management of anxiety symptoms...