Our very own Dr Tim Dalgleish had another moment in the spot light when he was invited along to speak with Claudia Hammond on BBC Radio 4’s All in the Mind series. Tim discussed his work on his recent NIHR funded RCT evaluating the modular transdiagnostic intervention for common mental health problems. To listen to the […]
There is more to compulsions than meets the eye Professor Christine Purdon, PhD., C. Psych. What do we really know about compulsions? Surprising little, because there have been almost no systematic studies of the phenomenology of compulsions. Interesting findings emerge when we ask people detailed questions about their compulsions as they are being performed. Using […]
MRC: Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit Chaucer club will be facilitating a talk by Catherine Harmer (University of Oxford) on: “The cognitive neuroscience of antidepressant drug action” Date: Thursday 1st March. 3.30pm Venue: The Lecture Theatre at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, 15 Chaucer Rd, Cambridge, CB2 7EF. All are welcome […]
Join us on Friday 1st December for our C2:AD seminar with guest speaker Sarah Halligan from the University of Bath. Sarah will be discussing childhood trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder: the role of socio-contextual factors. For more information on Sarah’s work, please click here.
The Impact of Affective Context on Autobiographical Recollection in Depression. Across two studies we investigated the influence of contextual cues on autobiographical memory recall. In Study 1, participants (N = 37) with major depressive disorder, in episode or in varying degrees of remission, were administered a Negative Autobiographical Memory Task (NAMT) that required them to retrieve negatively valenced […]
More details and registration information to follow. Please direct any queries to Tim Dalgleish, Melissa Black and Cliodhna O Leary at firstname.lastname@example.org
C2:AD staff joined The Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology’s event on the 16th November 2017 for their mental health and brain sciences day! There were a number of speakers, workshops and discussion groups aimed at their students, to bust myths and promote awareness. We even managed to catch our very own Kirsty Griffiths in action!
C2:AD Assistant Psychologist Rachel Elliott (R) partnered up with CPFT Cambridge Adult locality team to share the work we do in Cambridge on World mental health day. C2:AD works closely with CPFT to build synergy between researchers and clinicians and move forward with mental health research.
Join us for the C2AD November seminar with Andy MacLeod (Royal Holloway). Andy will be discussing: “Future-directed thinking and emotional disorders” How people think about their own personal futures is a key component of their well-being and mental health. This talk will discuss the different kinds of ways that future-directed thinking breaks down in anxiety […]