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Below is a list of publications involving members of staff currently working within the Neuropsychology Department: 



Hampson, N. E., Kemp, S., Coughlan, A. K., Moulin, C. J. A.  & Bhakta, B. B. (2014). Effort Test Performance in Clinical Acute Brain Injury, Community Brain Injury, and Epilepsy Populations. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult, 21 (3), 183-194.


N. Hampson (2014). Structured Programmes for people with Neurological Conditions: Relaxation. Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust.


Quinn K, Murray C, Malone C.(2014). Spousal experiences of coping with and adapting to caregiving for a partner who has a stroke: a meta-synthesis of qualitative research. Disability Rehabilitation, 36(3):185-98. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2013.783630.  Epub 2013 Apr 18.


Quinn K, Murray C, Malone C.(2014). The experience of couples when one partner has a stroke at a young age: an interpretative phenomenological analysis. Disability  Rehabilitation. 2014;36(20):1670-8. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2013.866699. Epub 2013 Dec 12.



James, H; Simpson, J; Wall, G. (2013). Living with a pituitary tumour: A narritive analysis. Psychology and Health.


Noonan, K. A.,Jefferies, E., Ehsan, S., Garrard, P., & Lambon-Ralph, M. A. (2013). Demonstrating the qualitative differences between semantic aphasia and semantic dementia: a novel exploration of nonverbal semantic processing. Behavioural Neurology, 26, 7-20.





Gill, I.J., Wall, G., & Simpson, J. (2012). Clients’ perspectives of rehabilitation in one acquired brain injury residential rehabilitation unit: A thematic analysis. Brain Injury, 26, 909-920.


Hoffman, P., Jefferies, E., Ehsan, S., Jones, R., & Lambon-Ralph, M. A. (2012). How does linguistic knowledge contribute to STM? Contrasting effects of impaired semantic knowledge and executive control. Aphasiology, 26, 383-403.  DOI:10.1080/02687038.2011.581798.


Lambon-Ralph, M. A., Ehsan, S., Baker, G. A., & Rogers. T. T. (2012). Semantic Memory is impaired in patients with unilateral anterior temporal lobe resection for temporal lobe epilepsy. Brain, 135, 242-258. DOI:10.1093/brain/awr325.


Simpson, J., Heath, J., Wall, G. (2012). Living with a pituitary tumour.  Psychology & Health, 29, (2). P. 162-176. DOI:10.1080/08870446.2013.840784.


Wall, G., Turner, A., & Clarke, R. (2012). Evaluation of neuropsychological rehabilitation following severe traumatic brain injury: A case report. Neurocase, 12, (1), p. 1-12. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13554794.2012.701642.




Fleming, P., King, L. & Royle, J. (2011). Perceptions of a clinical psychology support group for spinal injury. British Journal of Nursing, 750-755.



Jefferies, E., Bott, S., Ehsan, S., & Lambon-Ralph, M. A.  (2011). Phonological learning in semantic dementia. Neuropsychologia, 49, 1208-1218.  DOI:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2011.01.036.



Mayberry, E. J., Sage, K., Ehsan, S., & Lambon-Ralph, M. A. (2011). An emergent effect of phonemic cueing following relearning in semantic dementia. Aphasiology, 25, 1069-1077. DOI:10.1080/02687038.2011.575203.


Mayberry, E. J., Sage, K., Ehsan, S., & Lambon-Ralph, M. A. (2011). Relearning in semantic dementia reflects contributions from both medial temporal lobe episodic and degraded neocortical semantic systems: Evidence in support of the complementary learning systems theory. Neuropsychologia, 49, 3591-3598. DOI:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2011.09.010.



Thompson, J.N., Sheldrick, R., & Berry, E. (2011). Cognitive and mental health difficulties following subarachnoid haemorrhage, Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 21 (1), 92-102.




Wall, G.K., Pearce, E., & McGuire, J. (2010). Are internet child sexual offenders emotionally avoidant? Psychology, Crime and Law, 1477-2744.


Wall, G.K. (2010). Enhancing psychological wellbeing for people with long-term neurological conditions: What, why, where, when and how? Psychological Wellbeing, 7 (1), 25-29.





Corbett, F., Jefferies, E., Ehsan, S. & Lambon-Ralph, M. A. (2009). Different impairments of semantic cognition in semantic dementia and semantic aphasia: evidence from the non-verbal domain. Brain, 132(9), 2593-2608.DOI:10.1093/brain/awp146.


Duncan, S., Talbot, A., Sheldrick, R., Caswell, H. (2009). Erectile function, sexual desire, and psychological well-being in men with epilepsy. Epilepsy and Behaviour, 15 (3): 351-357.


Hall-Patch, L., Brown, R., House, A., Howlett, S., Kemp, S., Lawton, G., et al. (2009) Acceptability and effectiveness of a strategy for the communication of the diagnosis of psychogenic nonepileptic seizures. Epilepsia, 51 (1), 70-78.


Hoffman P, Jefferies E., Ehsan S, Hopper S, Lambon-Ralph, M. A. (2009). Selective short-term memory deficits arise from impaired domain-general semantic control mechanisms. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 35, 137-156. DOI:10.1037/a0013985





Hoffman P, Jefferies, E., Ehsan S, Jones, R. W., Lambon-Ralph, M. A. (2009). Semantic memory is key to binding phonology: Converging evidence from immediate serial recall in semantic dementia and healthy participants. Neuropsychologia, 47, 747-760.DOI:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2008.12.001.


Iqbal, N., Caswell, H.L., Hare, D.J., Pilkington, O., Mercer, S. & Duncan, S. (2009). Neuropsychological profiles of patients with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy and their siblings: a preliminary controlled experimental video-EEG case series. Epilepsy and Behaviour, 14 (3), 516-521.


King, L., Hamilton, S., Wraith, A., Ackroyd, C., Calvert, C. & Coakes, J. (2009). Meeting the training needs of recently qualified clinical psychologists in Yorkshire. Clinical Psychology Forum, 197, 41-44.


Lawton, G., Mayor, R.J., Howlett, S., & Reuber, M. (2009). Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures and health-related quality of life: the relationship with psychological distress and other physical symptoms. Epilepsy and Behaviour, 14 (1), 167-171.


Mercer, G., Reuber, M. & Martin, R. (2009). Health related quality of life: utility and limitation in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures. In S.C. Schachter & W.C. LaFrance Jr. (Eds.), Gates & Rowan's Nonepileptic Seizures, 3rd Edition, Cambridge University Press.


Prosser, C. M. &  King, L. (2009). Evaluating information leaflets in a neurorehabilitation setting. Journal of Communication in Healthcare, 2(4), 348-358.


Soni, M., Lambon-Ralph, M. A., Noonan, K., Ehsan, S., Hodgson, C. & Woollams, A (2009). "L" is for tiger: Effects of phonological (mis)cueing on picture naming in semantic aphasia. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 22(6), 538-547.DOI:10.1016/j.jneuroling.2009.06.002. 




Kemp, S., Wilkinson, K., Caswell, H., Reynders, H., Baker, G. (2008). The Base Rate of Wada test failure. Epilepsy and Behaviour, 13 (4), 630-633.

Lawton, G., Baker, G.A. & Brown, R.J. (2008). Comparison of two types of dissociation in people with epileptic and non-epileptic seizures. Epilepsy and Behaviour, 13 (2), 333-336.


Talbot, J.A., Sheldrick, R., Caswell, H., Duncan, S. (2008). Sexual function in men with epilepsy: how important is testosterone? Neurology, 70 (16), 1346-1352.




Manchester, D., Wall, G.K., Jackson, H., & Dawson, P. (2007).  Bullying and antisocial attitudes after traumatic brain injury: Their impact and treatment.  Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 17 (2), 206-229.


McKenna, S.P., Doward, L.C., Meads, D.M., Tennant, A., Lawton, G. & Grueger, J. (2007). Quality of life in infants and children with atopic dermatitis: addressing issues of differential item functioning across countries in multinational clinical trials. Health & Quality of Life Outcomes. 5 (45).


Mullin, S. & Simpson, J. (2007). Does executive functioning predict improvement in offenders' behaviour following enhanced thinking skills training? An exploratory study with implications for rehabilitation. British Journal of Legal and Criminological Psychology, 12 (1), 117-131.


Santhouse, J., Carrier, C., Arya, S., Fowler, H., Duncan, S. (2007). A comparison of self-reported quality of life between patients with epilepsy and neurocardiogenic syncope. Epilepsia 48 (5), 1019-1022.




Fowler, H. L., Baker, G. A., Tipples, J., Hare, D. J., Chadwick, D., & Young, A. W. (2006). Emotion Recognition and asymmetrical amygdala damage in temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsy and Behaviour. 9(1), 164-172.


Heald, A. H., Parr, C. J., Gibson, C., O’Driscoll, K., & Fowler, H., L. (2006). A cross-sectional study to investigate long-term cognitive function in people with treated pituitary Cushing’s disease.Experimental Clinical Endocrinology and Diabetes. 114(9): 490-497.


King, L. & Latchford, G. (2006). Clinical health psychology in clinical psychology training: A national survey. Clinical Psychology Forum, 166, 7-10.


Lambon-Ralph, M., A, & Ehsan, S. (2006). Age of acquisition effects depend on the mapping between representations and the frequency of occurrence: Empirical and computational evidence. Visual Cognition, 13.





Lawton, G. et al. (2006). Cross-cultural validity of FIM in spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord, 44(12), 746-752.


Sheldrick, R., Tarrier, N., Berry, E., & Kincey, J. (2006). Post-traumatic stress disorder and illness perception over time following myocardial infarction and subarachnoid haemorrhage. British Journal of Health Psychology, 11, 387-400.




Bhakta, B., Tennant, A., Horton, M., Lawton, G. & Andrich, D. (2005). Using item response theory to explore the psychometric properties of extended matching questions examination in undergraduate medical education. BMC Medical Education, 5 (1), 9.


Doward, L.C., McKenna, S.P., Meads, D.M., Kavyasiddhi, D., Hampson, N.E. & Mayo, K.W. (2005). The symptomatic, functional and quality of life impact of multiple sclerosis: report on a qualitative investigation of the patients’ perspective. Value in Health, 8 (6), A135.


Hampson, N.E., Meads, D.M., McKenna, S.P., Doward, L.C. & Turk, F. (2005). Factors influencing quality of life in atopic dermatitis. Value in Health, 8 (6), A149.


Hossack, A., & Wall, G.K. (2005). Service users: Undervalued and underused? The Psychologist, 18 (3) 134-136.


Lundgren-Nilsson, A., Grimby, G., Ring, H., Tesio, L., Lawton, G., et al. (2005). Cross-cultural validity of functional independence measure items in stroke: a study using Rasch analysis. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 37 (1), 23-31.


Meads, D.M., Hampson, N.E., Fisk, J.D., McKenna, S.P., Doward, L.C., & Mayo, K.W. (2005). Rasch analysis of the Fatigue Impact Scale. Value in Health, 8 (6), A70.


Meads, D.M., McKenna, S.P., Doward, L.C., Hampson, N.E., & McGeown, C. (2005). Interpreting scores on the quality of life index for atopic dermatitis (QoLIAD). Value in Health, 8 (3), A331.




Hare, DJ. and Malone, CA. (2004).  Catatonia and Autistic Spectrum Disorders.  Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, 8 (2),183-195.


Heald, A. H., Ghosh, S., Bray, S., Gibson, C., Anderson, S. G., Buckler, H., & Fowler, H. L (2004). Longterm negative impact on quality of life in patients with successfully treated Cushing’s disease. Clinical Endocrinology. 61 (4), 485-65.


Hughes, D. G., Jackson, A., Mason, D. L., & Berry, E., Hollis, S., & Yates, D. W. (2004). Abnormalities on magnetic resonance imaging seen acutely following mild traumatic brain injury: correlation with neuropsychological tests and delayed recovery. Neuroradiology 47, 550- 558.


Lawton, G., Bhakta, B.B., Chamberlain, M.A., & Tennant, A. (2004). The Behçet's disease activity index. Rheumatology. 43 (1), 73-78.


Tennant, A., Penta, M., Tesio, L., Grimby, G., Thonnard, J. L., Slade, A., Lawton, G., et al. (2004). Assessing and adjusting for cross-cultural validity of impairment and activity limitation scales through differential item functioning within the framework of the Rasch model: the PRO-ESOR project. Medical Care. 42 (1 Suppl), 137-148.



Danquah, A.,  Limb, K., Chapman, M., Burke, C., Flood, A. Gore, S.,Greenwood, K., Healey, K., Reid, W., Kilroy, J.,  Lacey, Malone, C., Perkin, M. and Hare, DJ. (1999).  An Investigation of Factors Predictive of Continued Self-Injurious Behaviour in an Intellectual Disability Service. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 22, 395–399.


Hare, DJ., Malone, CA. & Flood, A. (1999).  Mental Health and people with severe learning disabilities: challenging the biopsychiatric model.  Mental Health and Learning Disabilities Care 3 (4), 126-129.


Thornton, A., Hatton, C., Malone, C., Fryer, T., et al (2003).  Distraction Burglary amongst older adults and ethnic minority communities.  Home office Research Study 269.  London: Home Office. Retrieved from http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/rds/distraction1.html.


Thornton, A., Hatton, C., Malone, C. and Fryer, T. (2001).  The psychology of Later Life.  Retrieved from http://www.crimereduction.homeoffice.gov.uk/burglary/burglary58.


Supervision of 3rd year projects:



2011-2012: G Fairclough: Treatment needs of people with nonepileptic attack disorder. Supervised by Dr Gemma Mercer.


2011-2012: H Nelson: How do family members come to understand Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and how does this influence their expectations of recovery? Supervised by Dr Gemma Wall.


2011-2012: J Heath: Living with a Pituitary Tumour: A narrative analysis. Supervised by Dr Gemma Wall.


2011-2012: I Gill: The Role of Metacognitive Beliefs in PTSD after Sustaining a Brain Injury. Supervised by Dr Stephen Mullin.


2011-2012: M Robertshaw: Predictors of Self Concept and Self Acceptance following Traumatic Brain Injury. Supervised by Dr Stephen Mullin.




2010-2011: A Wrigglesworth: Post-traumatic Emotional Reactions to Traumatic Brain Injury: How do Brain-Injured Survivors Respond to and Make Sense of Their Experiences? Supervised by Dr Stephen Mullin.


2010-2011: J Vaughan: The experience of non-epileptic attack disorder (NEAD):  A repertory grid study examining NEAD patient’s construal of their disorder. Supervised by Dr Helen Caswell.




2006-2007: N Iqbal: Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy and higher executive functioning.  Supervised by Dr Helen Caswell.




2005-2006: P Pradhan: Personality and affective disorders in Non Epileptic Attack Disorder (NEAD). Supervised by Dr Helen Caswell & Dr Antonia Kirkby.


2005-2006: V Teggart: Effort testing in psychosomatic disorders. Supervised By Dr Helen Caswell.




2003-2004: L Talbot: Psychological outcome in people with Parkinson’s disease and their spouses: the effect of motor fluctuation. Supervised by Dr Helen Fowler (Caswell).