Psychology Research, publications, books and presentations

O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., McGrann, A., O’Neill, J.O., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. & Maher, V.(2014) A Controlled Evaluation of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression. Published: Mindfulness Journal, Available at: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12671-013-0272-0

Margaret Boyle Spelman (Author, Editor), Frances Thomson-Salo (2014). The Winnicott Tradition: Lines of Development - Evolution of Theory and Practice over the Decades (The Lines of Development - Evolution of Theory and Practice Over the Decades Series) Paperback.

H. Gibbons, P. Greally & B. Elnazir. Pill school: a case study of a ‘graduate’ (using a behaviour modification intervention to teach pill swallowing) [2014]. Presented: 14th Annual Cystic Fibrosis Conference, Killarney, Co. Kerry, 2014.

Presented: O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., McGrann, A., O’Neill, J.O., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. & Maher, V. (2013) A Controlled Evaluation of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression. Mind and Life Europe Symposium for Contemplative Studies, European conference on personal and societal change from the contemplative perspective, Berlin, Germany , October 10th - 13th, 2013

O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2013). Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression. Presented: Psychological Society of Ireland, 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo, Radisson Blu Hotel, 6th - 9th November 2013.

Spelman, M. (2013). The Evolution of Winnicott's Thinking: Examining the Growth of Psychoanalytic Thought Over Three Generations, Karnac Books, London.

Spelman, M. (2013). Winnicott's Babies and Winnicott's Patients: Psychoanalysis as Transitional Space, Karnac Books, London.

O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2012). Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression. Presented: Irish Association of Cardiac Rehab (IACR) 2012 Annual Scientific Conference and AGM, Dublin, Ireland, 19th – 20th October, 2012.

Phukan, J., Elamin, M., Bede, P., Jordan, N., Gallagher, L., Byrne, S. Lynch, C., Pender, N. & Hardiman, O. (2012). The syndrome of cognitive impairment in ALS: a population-based study. Published:Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, Vol. 83

O’Doherty, V., (2011) Contributor to chapter 67, Rehabilitation of the Patient with Coronary Heart Disease. Published: Graham, I., Ingram, S., Fallon, N., Leong, T., Gormley, J., O’Doherty, V., Maher, V. & Benson, S. (2011). Rehabilitation of the Patient with Coronary Heart Disease. Chapter 67, In Hurst’s The Heart, 13th Edition, Volume 1, McGraw-Hill, China.

Z. Edwothy, A. O’Dea, H. Gibbons, N.G. McElvaney, C. Gunaratnam, B. Elnazir, P. Greally, P. McNally & D. Slattery. The psychological and emotional impact of CF: a survey of presenting issues in paediatric and adult services in three Dublin hospitals (2011). Presented: 12th Annual Cystic Fibrosis Conference, Killarney, Co. Kerry, February 2011.

O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A., & Graham, I. (2009). Evaluating Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioural Group Intervention for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression. Presented: European Health Psychology Society 23rd Annual Conference, Pisa, Italy, 23rd -26th September 2009

Austin, NA (2009). Living with Epilepsy: A psychological perspective.
Presented: Brainwave conference 2009

O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A., & Graham, I. (2008). Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy for Patients with Depression and Coronary Heart Disease. Presented: Polish Mindfulness Association’s First Buddhist Conference on Practical Application off Buddhism in Western Psychology. Mindfulness: Theory and Practice. Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities, ul Chodakowska 18/31, 03-815, Warsaw, Poland, November 27th - 28th 2008.

O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A. & Graham, I. (2008). Evaluation of a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with cardiac heart disease. Presented: 39th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Tullow, County Carlow, November 20-23rd 2008.

O’Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A., & Graham, I. (2008). Evaluation of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioural Group Therapy Intervention for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression. Presented: Annual Conference of the Irish Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation, The Radisson, St Helens, Dublin, 8th November 2008.

O’Doherty, V. Light at the End of the Tunnel. (2008) Symposium: When Ending are Beginnings. Presented:Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology 20-21 June, Trinity College, Dublin. When Ending are Beginnings Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology 20-21 June, Trinity College, Dublin.

Snowden JS, Austin NA, Sembi S, Thompson JC, Craufurd D, Neary D (2008). Emotion recognition in Huntington’s disease and frontotemporal dementia. Neuropsychologia 46; 2638–2649.

Gallagher, L., Pender, N. P., Phukan, J., Trimble, T. & Hardiman, O (2008). The role of cognitive and behavioural difficulties in predicting psychological distress in caregivers of people with ALS Presented: Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, Nov 2008.

Austin, NA (2008). Emotion recognition in Huntington’s disease and frontotemporal dementia. Presented: Psychological Society of Ireland conference 2008. 

N.Mc Glade and VO’Doherty. (2008) A Snap shot of satisfaction. Presented: Poster presented at UCD

O’Doherty, V., (2007) Contributor to chapter 67, Rehabilitation of the Patient with Coronary Heart Disease. Published: Graham, I., Ingram, S., Fallon, N., Leong, T., Gormley, J., O’Doherty, V., Maher, V. & Benson, S. (2007). Rehabilitation of the Patient with Coronary Heart Disease. Chapter 67, In Hurst’s The Heart, 12th Edition, McGraw-Hill, China.

Austin, NA (2006). Clinical Psychology, NEAD and Video-EEG Monitoring.
Presented: Electrophysiology Technicians Association annual conference, Newport, UK.

Gibbons, H. (2005) An investigation into the use of bibliotherapy in Ireland (2005). Presented: Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Conference, The City Hotel, Londonderry, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland, 17th -20th November.

Austin, NA (2005). Clinical Psychology and Nonepileptic Attacks.
Presented: Welsh Epilepsy Nurses annual meeting, Morriston, UK.

Baker, GA, Austin, NA, Downes, JJ (2003). Validation of the Wechsler Memory Scale-III in a population of people with intractable temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsy Research 53(3), 201-206.

O'Neill, H. and Woodward, R. (2002). Evaluation of the Parenting Wisely CD-ROM Parent Training Programme. Irish Journal of Psychology, Vol.l, 23, No.1-2.
Presented: PSI annual conference in 2001.

O’Doherty, V and Cormac, C. (2001) Community Mental Health for Adolescents: Listening to young people’s views on the Mental Health Service. Presented: Psychological Society of Ireland Conference Nov’01.

Browne,J.P., O’Doherty, V.A., McGee, H.M., Mac Laughlin, B., O’Boyle, C.A., Fuller., R. (1997) General Practitioner and Public Health Nurse Views of Nutritional Risk Factors in the Elderly. Published:Irish Journal of Medical Science. Vol. 166 No. 1.