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Kate Cavanagh
Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology (Psychology)
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Selected publications

Article

Hazell, Cassie, Hayward, Mark, Cavanagh, Kate, Jones, Anna-Marie and Strauss, Clara (2017) Guided self-help cognitive-behaviour Intervention for VoicEs (GiVE): results from a pilot randomised controlled trial in a transdiagnostic sample. Schizophrenia Research. ISSN 0920-9964

Carolan, Stephany, Harris, Peter R, Greenwood, Kathryn and Cavanagh, Kate (2017) Increasing engagement with an occupational digital stress management program through the use of an online facilitated discussion group: results of a pilot randomised controlled trial. Internet Interventions, 10. pp. 1-11. ISSN 2214-7829

Carolan, Stephany, Harris, Peter and Cavanagh, Kate (2017) Improving employee wellbeing and effectiveness: a systematic review and meta-analysis of workplace psychological interventions delivered online. Journal of Medical Internet Resarch, 19 (7). e271. ISSN 1439-4456

Hazell, Cassie M, Strauss, Clara, Hayward, Mark and Cavanagh, Kate (2017) Understanding clinician attitudes towards implementation of guided self-help cognitive behaviour therapy for those who hear distressing voices: using factor analysis to test normalisation process theory. BMC Health Services Research, 17 (507). pp. 1-9. ISSN 1472-6963

Shore, Robert, Strauss, Clara, Cavanagh, Kate, Hayward, Mark and Ellet, Lyn (2017) A randomised controlled trial of a brief online mindfulness-based intervention on paranoia in a non-clinical sample. Mindfulness. pp. 1-9. ISSN 1868-8527

Hazell, Cassie M, Strauss, Clara, Cavanagh, Kate and Hayward, Mark (2017) Barriers to disseminating brief CBT for voices from a lived experience and clinician perspective. PLoS ONE, 12 (6). e0178715. ISSN 1932-6203

Banerjee, Moitree, Cavanagh, Kate and Strauss, Clara (2017) A qualitative study with healthcare staff exploring the facilitators and barriers to engaging in a self-help mindfulness-based intervention. Mindfulness, 8 (6). pp. 1653-1664. ISSN 1868-8527

Gellatly, Judith, Chisnall, Leanne, Seccombe, Nic, Lidbetter, Nicola and Cavanagh, Kate (2017) @Home eTherapy service for people with common mental health problems: an evaluation. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 46 (1). pp. 115-120. ISSN 1352-4658

Gu, Jenny, Cavanagh, Kate, Strauss, Clara and Baer, Ruth (2017) An empirical examination of the factor structure of compassion. PLoS ONE, 12 (2). e0172471. ISSN 1932-6203

Hazell, Cassie M, Hayward, Mark, Cavanagh, Kate, Jones, Anna-Marie and Strauss, Clara (2016) Guided self-help cognitive behavioral intervention for VoicEs (GiVE): study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial. Trials, 17. p. 351. ISSN 1745-6215

Gu, Jenny, Strauss, Clara, Crane, Catherine, Barnhofer, Thorsten, Karl, Anke, Cavanagh, Kate and Kuyken, Willem (2016) Examining the factor structure of the 39-item and 15-item versions of the five facet mindfulness questionnaire before and after mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for people with recurrent depression. Psychological Assessment, 28 (7). pp. 791-802. ISSN 1040-3590

Strauss, Clara, Lever Taylor, Billie, Gu, Jenny, Kuyken, Willem, Baer, Ruth, Jones, Fergal and Cavanagh, Kate (2016) What is compassion and how can we measure it? A review of definitions and measures. Clinical Psychology Review, 47. pp. 15-27. ISSN 0272-7358

Rowe, Angela C, Shepstone, Laura, Carnelley, Katherine B, Cavanagh, Kate and Millings, Abigail (2016) Attachment security and self-compassion priming increase the likelihood that first-time engagers in mindfulness meditation will continue with mindfulness training. Mindfulness, 7 (3). pp. 642-650. ISSN 1868-8527

Lever Taylor, Billie, Cavanagh, Kate and Strauss, Clara (2016) The effectiveness of mindfulness-based interventions in the perinatal period: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS ONE, 11 (5). e0155720. ISSN 1932-6203

Hazell, Cassie M, Hayward, Mark, Cavanagh, Kate and Strauss, Clara (2016) A systematic review and meta-analysis of low intensity CBT for psychosis. Clinical Psychology Review, 45. pp. 183-192. ISSN 0272-7358

Gu, Jenny, Strauss, Clara, Bond, Rod and Cavanagh, Kate (2015) How do mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and mindfulness-based stress reduction improve mental health and wellbeing? A systematic review and meta-analysis of mediation studies. Clinical Psychology Review, 37. pp. 1-12. ISSN 0272-7358

Lever Taylor, Billie Lever, Strauss, Clara, Cavanagh, Kate and Jones, Fergal (2014) The effectiveness of self-help mindfulness-based cognitive therapy in a student sample: a randomised controlled trial. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 63. pp. 63-69. ISSN 0005-7967

Cavanagh, Kate (2014) Geographic inequity in the availability of cognitive behavioural therapy in England and Wales: a 10-year update. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 42 (04). pp. 497-501. ISSN 1352-4658

Strauss, Clara, Cavanagh, Kate, Oliver, Annie and Pettman, Danelle (2014) Mindfulness-based interventions for people diagnosed with a current episode of an anxiety or depressive disorder: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. PLoS ONE, 9 (4). e96110. ISSN 1932-6203

Cavanagh, Kate, Strauss, Clara, Forder, Lewis and Jones, Fergal (2014) Can mindfulness and acceptance be learnt by self-help?: A systematic review and meta-analysis of mindfulness and acceptance-based self-help interventions. Clinical Psychology Review, 34 (2). pp. 118-129. ISSN 0272-7358

Cavanagh, Kate, Strauss, Clara, Cicconi, Francesca, Griffiths, Natasha, Wyper, Andy and Jones, Fergal (2013) A randomised controlled trial of a brief online mindfulness-based intervention. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 51 (9). pp. 573-578. ISSN 0005-7967

Cavanagh, Kate and Millings, Abigail (2013) (Inter)personal computing: the role of the therapeutic relationship in e-mental health. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 43 (4). pp. 197-206. ISSN 0022-0116

Cavanagh, Kate and Millings, Abigail (2013) Increasing engagement with computerised cognitive behavioural therapies. ICST Transactions on Ambient Systems, 1 (2). e3. ISSN 2032-927X

Grist, Rebecca and Cavanagh, Kate (2013) Computerised cognitive behavioural therapy for common mental health disorders, what works, for whom under what circumstances? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 43 (4). pp. 243-251. ISSN 0022-0116

Barazzone, Natalie, Cavanagh, Kate and Richards, David A (2012) Computerised cognitive behavioural therapy and the therapeutic alliance: A qualitative enquiry. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 51 (4). pp. 396-417. ISSN 0144-6657

Cavanagh, Kate, Seccombe, Nick and Lidbetter, Nicky (2011) The implementation of Computerised Cognitive Behavioural Therapy in a service user-led, third sector self-help clinic. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 39 (4). pp. 427-442. ISSN 1352-4658

Davey, Graham C L, Cavanagh, Kate and Lamb, Alice (2003) Differential aversive outcome expectancies for high- and low-predation fear-relevant animals. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 34 (2). pp. 117-128. ISSN 0005-7916

Cavanagh, Kate and Davey, Graham C L (2001) The use of stimulus dimensions in judgement making in spider fearful and nonfearful individuals. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 39 (10). pp. 1199-1211. ISSN 0005-7967

Cavanagh, Kate and Davey, Graham C L (2001) The effect of mood and arousal on UCS expectancy biases. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 32 (1). pp. 29-49. ISSN 0005-7916

Cavanagh, Kate and Davey, Graham C L (2000) UCS expectancy biases in spider phobics: underestimation of aversive consequences following fear-irrelevant stimuli. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 38 (7). pp. 641-651. ISSN 0005-7967

Book

Davey, Graham, Cavanagh, Kate, Jones, Fergal, Turner, Lydia and Whittington, Adrian (2012) Managing anxiety with CBT for dummies. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester. ISBN 9781118366066

Book Section

Cavanagh, Kate (2010) Computer-aided cognitive behavioural therapy (CCBT). In: Anthony, Kate, Merz-Nagel, DeeAnna and Goss, Stephen (eds.) The use of technology in mental health: applications, ethics and practice. Charles C. Thomas Publishers, Springfield, Ill.. ISBN 9780398079536

Kaltenthaler, Eva, Cavanagh, Kate and McCrone, Paul (2010) Evaluating computer based clinical applications. In: Anthony, Kate, Merz-Nagel, DeeAnna and Goss, Stephen (eds.) The use of technology in mental health: applications, ethics and practice. Charles C. Thomas Publishers, Springfield, Ill.. ISBN 9780398079536