Examplar publications include:


Caseras, X., Lawrence, N. S., Murphy, K., Wise, R. G., & Phillips, M. L. (2013). Ventral striatum activity in response to reward: differences between bipolar I and II disorders. American Journal of Psychiatry, 170(5), 533-541.

Dickson, J. M., & Moberly, N. J. (2013). Reduced Specificity of Personal Goals and Explanations for Goal Attainment in Major Depression. PloS one, 8(5), e64512.

Dunn, B. D., Evans, D., Makarova, D., White, J., & Clark, L. (2012). Gut feelings and the reaction to perceived inequity: The interplay between bodily responses, regulation, and perception shapes the rejection of unfair offers on the ultimatum game. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 12(3), 419-429.

Norman L, Lawrence N, Iles A, Benattayallah A, Karl A (2015). Attachment-security priming attenuates amygdala activation to social and linguistic threat. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 10, 832-839.

O'Mahen, HA, Karl A, Moberly N, Fedock G (2015). The association between childhood maltreatment and emotion regulation: Two different mechanisms contributing to depression?. Journal of Affective Disorders, 174, 287-295.

Psychogiou, L., & Parry, E. (2013). Why do depressed individuals have difficulties in their parenting role?. Psychological medicine, 1-3.

Ramchandani, P., & Psychogiou, L. (2009). Paternal psychiatric disorders and children’s psychosocial development. Lancet, 374, 646-653

Steinacher, A., & Wright, K. A. (2013). Relating the Bipolar Spectrum to Dysregulation of Behavioural Activation: A Perspective from Dynamical Modelling. PloS one, 8, e63345.

Watkins, E. R., & Nolen-Hoeksema, S. (2014). A habit-goal framework of depressive rumination. Journal of Abnormal psychology, 123, 24.

Williams MJ, Dalgleish T, Karl A, Kuyken W (2014). Examining the factor structures of the five facet mindfulness questionnaire and the self-compassion scale. Psychological Assessment, 26, 407-418.


O’Mahen, H.A., Woodford, J., Richards, D., Wilkinson, E., McKinley, J., Warren, F., & Taylor, R.S. (2014). Netmums: A Phase II Randomized Controlled Trial of a Guided Internet Behavioral Activation Treatment for Postpartum Depression. Psychological Medicine, 44, 1675-1689.

O'Mahen, H., Himle, J. A., Fedock, G., Henshaw, E., & Flynn, H. (2013). A pilot randomized controlled trial of cognitive behavioral therapy for perinatal depression adapted for women with low incomes. Depression and anxiety, 30(7), 679-687.

Kuyken, W., Byford, S., Taylor, R.S., Watkins, E.R., Holden, E., White, K., Barrett, B., Byng, R., Evans, A., Mullan, E., & Teasdale, J.D. (2008). Mindfulness-based Cognitive therapy to prevent relapse in recurrent depression. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76, 966-978.

Kuyken, W., Hayes, R., Barrett, B., Byng, R., T Dalgleish, T., Kessler, D., ...Byford, S. (2015). Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy compared with maintenance antidepressant treatment in the prevention of depressive relapse or recurrence (PREVENT): a randomised controlled trial. The Lancet 386, 63-73

Watkins, E. R., Taylor, R. S., Byng, R., Baeyens, C., Read, R., Pearson, K., ... & Hennessy, S. (2012). Guided self-help concreteness training as an intervention for major depression in primary care: a Phase II randomized controlled trial. Psychological medicine, 42(7), 1359.

Watkins, E.R., Mullan, E.G., Wingrove, J., Rimes, K., Steiner, H., Bathurst, N., Eastman, E., & Scott, J. (2011, July 21 on-line publication). Rumination-focused cognitive behaviour therapy for residual depression: phase II randomized controlled trial. British Journal of Psychiatry, 199, 317-322.


Crane, R. S., & Kuyken, W. (2013). The implementation of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy: Learning from the UK health service experience. Mindfulness, 4(3), 246-254.

O’Mahen, H.A. Woodford, J., McKinley, J., Warren, F., Lynch, T.,  & Taylor, R.S. (2013). Internet-based Behavioral Activation Treatment for Postnatal Depression (Netmums): A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Affective Disorders. 150, 814-822.