Chris Barker

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The effectiveness of an Internet support forum for carers of people with dementia: a pre-post cohort study
    Vicky McKechnie
    Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 16:e68. 2014
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. pmc Socially anxious and confident men interact with a forward virtual woman: an experimental study
    Xueni Pan
    Department of Computer Science, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e32931. 2012
  10. 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

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Publications15

  1. pmc The effectiveness of an Internet support forum for carers of people with dementia: a pre-post cohort study
    Vicky McKechnie
    Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 16:e68. 2014
    ....
  2. 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
    ....
  3. 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...
  4. 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
    ....
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. pmc Socially anxious and confident men interact with a forward virtual woman: an experimental study
    Xueni Pan
    Department of Computer Science, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e32931. 2012
    ..Interest focused on whether the socially anxious participants would exhibit sustained anxiety during the conversation or whether this would diminish over time, and differ from the responses of the more socially confident men...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Outcome of an online mutual support group for college students with psychological problems
    Ed Freeman
    Department of Clinical Psychology, St Ann s Hospital, Haringey, London, England
    Cyberpsychol Behav 11:591-3. 2008
    ..Participants in both conditions improved on two of the three outcome measures, the CORE-OM and the Satisfaction with Life Scale, but there was no evidence of differential outcome between the two conditions...
  13. pmc A virtual reprise of the Stanley Milgram obedience experiments
    Mel Slater
    Department of Computer Science, University College London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 1:e39. 2006
    ..Our objective has not been the study of obedience in itself, but of the extent to which participants would respond to such an extreme social situation as if it were real in spite of their knowledge that no real events were taking place...
  14. doi request reprint The relationship between trauma, post-migration problems and the psychological well-being of refugees and asylum seekers
    Kenneth Carswell
    The Traumatic Stress Clinic, Camden and Islington Foundation Trust, 73 Charlotte Street, London, UK
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 57:107-19. 2011
    ..There is growing evidence of the impact of post-migration factors on the mental health of refugees. To date, few UK studies have been conducted...
  15. doi request reprint Therapeutic orientation preferences in trainee clinical psychologists: personality or training?
    Joseph R Buckman
    Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychother Res 20:247-58. 2010
    ..Supervision was more influential than the theoretical emphasis of training courses in predicting preferences for psychodynamic and systemic therapies, with the converse pattern found for CBT...