Freda McManus

Summary

Affiliation: Warneford Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc An investigation of whether patients with post-traumatic stress disorder overestimate the probability and cost of future negative events
    Melanie White
    Lowestoft Community Mental Health Team, Norfolk and Waverley NHS Foundation Trust, Victoria House, 28 Alexandra Road, Lowestoft, UK
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1244-54. 2008
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. doi 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
  6. doi 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc An investigation of whether patients with post-traumatic stress disorder overestimate the probability and cost of future negative events
    Melanie White
    Lowestoft Community Mental Health Team, Norfolk and Waverley NHS Foundation Trust, Victoria House, 28 Alexandra Road, Lowestoft, UK
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1244-54. 2008
    ..Results suggest that patients with PTSD show specific judgment biases in the estimation of probability and cost, which can be successfully modified by cognitive therapy...
  2. 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...
  3. 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
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  4. 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
    ....
  5. doi 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...
  6. doi 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. doi 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
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Residential cognitive therapy versus residential interpersonal therapy for social phobia: a randomized clinical trial
    Finn Magnus Borge
    Research Institute, Modum Bad, Norway
    J Anxiety Disord 22:991-1010. 2008
    ..RCT in the present trial was associated with less improvement compared to individual CT in other recent trials...
  14. pmc Perception of arousal in social anxiety: effects of false feedback during a social interaction
    Jennifer Wild
    Department of Psychology PO77, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:102-16. 2008
    ..Observers rated the behaviour of participants who believed that their arousal had decreased most favourably. The results have implications for the treatment of social phobia...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cognitive therapy versus exposure and applied relaxation in social phobia: A randomized controlled trial
    David M Clark
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:568-78. 2006
    ..In addition, patients in EXP = AR were more likely to have sought additional treatment. Therapist effects were small and nonsignificant. CT appears to be superior to EXP = AR in the treatment of social phobia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cognitive therapy versus fluoxetine in generalized social phobia: a randomized placebo-controlled trial
    David M Clark
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:1058-67. 2003
    ..FLU + SE and PLA + SE did not differ. CT remained superior to FLU + SE at the end of the booster period and at 12-month follow-up. On general mood measures, there were few differences between the treatments..
  18. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of cognitive therapy, a self-help booklet, and repeated assessments as early interventions for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Anke Ehlers
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:1024-32. 2003
    ..Similarly, there is a lack of clarity about the best way of identifying people who are unlikely to recover from early posttraumatic symptoms without intervention...
  19. ncbi request reprint Information processing in social phobia
    David M Clark
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Biol Psychiatry 51:92-100. 2002
    ..Methodological limitations of existing information processing studies are highlighted. Finally, possible neurobiological correlates are discussed and suggestions are made for future attempts to link neurobiology and cognitive psychology...