Join us for the C2AD June seminar with Martina Di Simplicio (CPFT and MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit). Martina will be discussing her recent work on: IMAGINATOR: A proof of concept trial of an intervention for young people who self-harm. Details: Friday 2nd June 12:30pm-1:30pm Herchel Smith Building on the Forvie site at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in […]
We have recently published some work exploring a novel training programme that aims to isolate active components of current gold standard intervention for relapse prevention. The programme, Self-Distancing and Perspective Broadening Training, was effective at reducing distress to upsetting memories and reducing residual symptoms of depression in those who were currently remitted from depression, relative […]
Workshop: Treating Anhedonia with Dr Barney Dunn. April 28th 2017 Friday 28th April 2017. 9:30am -12:30pm ( arrive by 09:15) *This is a Free event* Introduction ‘The primary focus in CBT for depression has been on down-regulating negative thinking and feeling. However, it is increasingly realised that anhedonia, a reduction in the ability to experience […]
See here for published papers affiliated with the C2:AD: In press GOODALL, B., DALGLEISH, T., Chadwick, I. , WERNER-SEIDLER, A., McKinnon, A., Morant, N., SCHWEIZER, S., PANESAR, I., Humhrey, A., WATSON, P., Lafortune, L., Smith, P., Meiser-Stedman, R. (In Press) Trauma-focused cognitive behaviour therapy versus treatment-as-usual for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in young children aged […]
We have delighted to report that the C2:AD and colleagues in Oxford and Exeter have been successful in their application for a large Wellcome Trust Strategic Award entitled ‘Promoting Mental Health and Building Resilience in Adolescence: Investigating Mindfulness and Attentional Control’. Mindfulness has proven effective in relapse prevention for those who experience recurrent depression. We are […]
Dr Tim Dalgleish (of the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit) successfully applied for and has been awarded a grant from the NIHR Research for Patient Benefit Scheme for “A Randomised Controlled Feasibility Trial of a Novel Transdiagnostic Psychological Intervention for Mood and Anxiety Disorders”. We have developed a new psychological treatment for adult depression and […]
We are pleased to announce the new C2:AD seminar series programme for 2014. Please click here for the full schedule.
In a study forthcoming in Clinical Psychological Science, psychological scientists Hamid Neshat-Doost (University of Isfahan), Laura Jobson (University of East Anglia), Tim Dalgleish of (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, C2AD) and colleagues investigated whether Memory Specificity Training, might improve people’s memory for past events and ameliorate their symptoms of depression. Based on their promising findings […]
Funding has been obtained from the NIHR Research for Patient Benefit Scheme for a clinical trial at C2:AD of trauma-focused cognitive behaviour therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in young children aged 3-8 years old. The trial – PYCES (Parents and Young Children under Extreme Stress) – is now underway.
The service is initially being run as part of a pragmatic clinical trial in comparison to usual care. The CSDS offers specialist and coordinated psychiatric, psychological and nursing care for refractory depression and is funded by the NIHR CLAHRC and the MRC. The trial will run for 2 years and is in collaboration with the […]