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Researcher: Pridmore, S (Professor Saxby Pridmore)

Research Fields

Psychiatry (incl. Psychotherapy)
Mental Health
Creative Writing (incl. Playwriting)
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Performing Arts and Creative Writing
Central Nervous System
Language, Communication and Culture
Primary Health Care
Clinical Sciences
Epidemiology
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Human Movement and Sports Science
Literary Studies
Motor Control
Educational Psychology
Sensory Processes, Perception and Performance

Research Impact

Mental Health
Health
Mental Health Services
Expanding Knowledge in Languages, Communication and Culture
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of the Creative Arts and Writing
Behaviour and Health
Nervous System and Disorders
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Languages and Literature
The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Pedagogy
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

1965 (poem)
A blow to the temple; Australasian Psychiatry
A failure to find large visible effects of ECT-induced seizures on SPECT scams; The Journal of ECT
A Mother and her Unlost Son
A murder-suicide in sculpture; Australasian Psychiatry
A Naturalistic Study of Response in Melancholia - Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS); German Journal of Psychiatry
A perfect war
A pilot investigation of the Operationalized Predicaments of Suicide (OPS) Framework; Malaysian Journal of Medical Science
A Rhythmic Tic in Tourette's Syndrome; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
A Sort of Reunion
A system of TMS maintenance for depressed mood; 2nd International Brain Stimulation Conference
A Taoist on Montserrat
A Trip to the Tip
A water-cooled trancranial magnetic stimulation coil; Brain Stimulation
Abnormal grief reaction is a mental disorder from the legal perspective
Absence of seasonality of suicide in Tasmania (Australia); Australasian Psychiatry
Accelerometers for ECT seizures; Brain Stimulation
Accelerometers for ECT seizures?; Brain Stimulation
An African PTSD proverb?; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
An Attempt to Increase the Rate and Magnitude of the Antidepressant Effect of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS). A Pilot Study; German Journal Of Psychiatry
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Assesing personality ; A guide for students; Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry
Beliefs of poets regarding the triggers of suicide; American Journal of Medical Research
Book review - Crazy like us: the globalization of the American psyche
Book Review: Preventing suicide: a global imperative; Australasian Psychiatry
Book review: Sorrows of a century: Interpreting suicide in New Zealand, 1900-2000; Australasian Psychiatry
Brave Bew Brain; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Bridging the Skull: Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) and Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) in Psychiatry; Convulsive Therapy
C.Chaplin: Retirement Counsellor
Changes to cold detection and pain thresholds following low and high frequency transcranial magnetic stimulation of the motor cortex; Neuroscience Letters
Changes to somatosensory detection and pain thresholds following high frequency repetitive TMS of the motor cortex in individuals suffering from chronic pain; Pain
Clozapine rechallenge after myocarditis; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Coil over-heat provoked shut-down (COPS) in transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS): The influence of coil design and dose; The Science and Art of Psychiatry
Coleridge's 'The Madman and the Lethargist' and psychiatric disorder; Australian Psychiatry
Comparison of unlimited numbers of rapid transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) and ECT treatment sessions in major depressive episode; International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology
Complimentary models [1) Predicament, 2) Pathway] which illustrate suicide; Suicide Prevention Conference
Consultations can Produce not Just Equanimity, but Happiness; Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine
Cortical excitability of psychiatric disorders: reduced post-exercise facilitation in depression compared to schizophrenia and controls; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Cosmetic surgery can alter the mental state findings; Comprehensive Psychiatry
Culture and suicide set points; German Journal of Psychiatry
Cutting; rare in Kelantan (Malaysia); Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Daddy, please don’t go
Daily and spaced treatment with transcranial magnetic stimulation in major depression: a pilot study; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Darwin on the emotions of the insane; Australasian Psychiatry
Delusions in schizophrenia: suggestions for an assessment battery to promote management planning; Treatment Issues and Long-term Outcomes
Dexamethasone suppression test reversal in rapid transcranial magnetic stimulation-treated depression; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Does art imitate death? Depictions of suicide in fiction; Australasian Psychiatry
Download of Psychiatry; Discipline of Psychiatry University Tasmania
Early relapse treatment (ERT) or “maintenance” transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)?; American Journal of Medical Research
Echopraxia in schizophrena: possible mechanisms; The Royal Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
ECT in severe Parkinsons Disease; Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
ECT Seizure Duration: Database Information; German Journal of Psychiatry
Electroconvulsive therapy for the physical signs of Parkinson's disease without depressive disorder; Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
Electroconvulsive therapy in Parkinson's disease: 30 month follow up; Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry
Emerging correlations between measures of population well-being, suicide and homicide: a look at global and Australian data; Australasian Psychiatry
Emotional gear shifting; Australasian Psychiatry
Enlarged Virchow-Robin spaces in a psychotic woman; Journal of Psychiatric Intensive Care
Epidemiology of Opium Use in the General Population; American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Epidemiology of substance use among dentistry students (Shiraz-Iran); Iranian Journal of Psychiatry
Epigenetics for Sacred Pyschiatrists; 18th Malaysian Conference On Psychological Medicine
Estimulacao magnetica transcraniana e dor; Dor Principios e pratica
Estimulação magnetica transcraniana na despressão; Psiquiatria Clinica
Examining the physiological basis of clinical applications of transcranial magnetic stimulation; Australian Neuroscience Society
Excuses; Australasian Psychiatry
Exploring Social Attitudes to Suicide Using a Predicament Questionnaire; Open Journal of Social Sciences
Fibromialgia para o psiquiatra; Psiquiatria Clínica
Fibromyalgia for the psychiatrist; German Journal of Psychiatry
Fibromyalgia for the Psychiatrist; German Journal of Psychiatry
Financial loss and suicide; Malaysian Journal of Medical Science
Fits, Trances and Visions: Experiencing Religion and Explaining Experience from Wesley to James; The American Journal of Psychiatry
Four centuries of suicide in opera; Medical Journal of Australia
Going through private papers
Hanging and poisoning autopsies in Fiji; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Happiness; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Hereditary spastic paraplegia with dementia; Australian and New Zealand of Psychiatry
How Do We Know Who We Are? A Biography of the Self; The American Journal of Psychiatry
Huntington's Disease; Decade of the Brain
Impaired working memory in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and their siblings; Asia-Pacific Psychiatry
Improvement in chronic pain with transcranial magnetic stimulation; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Improvement of methamphetamine-induced psychosis, retardation and craving after few sessions of ECT; Journal of Psychiatry
Inter-rater agreement of the Operationalized Predicaments of Suicide (OPS); Asian Journal of Psychiatry
International suidice rates and prevention strategies
Is Anger an Excuse?; Australasian Psychiatry
Kelper-452b
Letter re: De Clerambault's Syndrome; Neurocase
Lexical analysis of coronial suicide reports: A useful foundation for theory building; Advances in Mental Health
M;Naughten Rules; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Madness of Psychiatry; German Journal of Psychiatry
Madness. A Brief History; Australasian Psychiatry
Make Space for Epigenetics; ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry
Managing Chronic Pain: A Biopsychosocial Approach; Martin Dunitz Ltd
Marcus Aurelius on Suicide; American Journal of Medical Research
Mary
Medicalisation by non-medical personnel in English literature; Australasian Psychiatry
Medicalisation of Suicide; Malaysian Journal of Medical Science
Medication options in the treatment of treatment-resistant depression; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychaitry
Mental disorder and suicide: A faulty connection; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Methamphetamine induced synesthesia: A case report; American Journal on Addictions
Modelling of magnetic Stimulation of Bent Peripheral Nerve; IEEE-EMBS Asia pacific ongerence on Biomedical Engineering
Mood and Effect; German Journal of Psychiatry
Mr Wadowski and a last Dip/Asperger's Disorder
Negative symptoms: another differential; Australasian Psychiatry
Neuroimaging in Psychopathy; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Neuroimaging in the field of psychoses; Malaysian Journal of Medical Science
Neurology and Neuropsychiatry
Neurotic Scores in a Sample of Medical Students; German Journal of Psychaitry
Newspaper reports of suicide: The impact of newsworthiness; German Journal of Psychiatry
Obsessive-compulsive disorders: diagnosis, etiology, treatment; The American Journal of Psychiatry
On the psychobiology of personality: Essays in honor of Marvin Zuckerman
Operationalized Predicaments of Suicide (OPS); Cells, Cricuits and Syndromes. RANZCP Congress
Oral Fixation of 21st Century; Austrlalian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Pain and depression. An interdisciplinary client-centred approach. Advances in psychosomatic medicine Vol 25
Pattern of Cocaine and Heroin Abuse in a sample of Iranian Population; German Journal of Psychiatry
Perbutan Bunuh Diri di Kepulauan Solomon; Medika
Pithed
Poetry
Politics and suicide; Dynamics of Human Health
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: An Update; The Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry
Predicament suicide: an update; Australasian Psychiatry
Predicament suicide: concept and evidence; Australasian Psychiatry
Protest suicide; Australasian Psychiatry
Psalm 137 And Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction; ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry
Psychiatry (translated version); Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology at UM Varna
Psychiatry and Islam; Australasian Psychiatry
Psychiatry has much to offer for chronic pain; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Psychological autopsies; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Psychopathology in twins:ancient case study; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Psychotic disorder NOS with heteropia; Journal of Psychiatric Intersive Care
PTSD criterion in proverbs; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Rapid transcranial magnetic stimulation and normalization of the dexamethasone suppression test ; Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
Reciprocal smiling in negative schizophrenia; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Remission of methamphetamine-induced withdrawal delirium and craving after electroconvulsive therapy; Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in Major Depressive Episode and Postpartum Onset - a case study; German Journal of Psychiatry
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation and chronic tinnitus; Acta Oto-Laryngologica
Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in the Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Other Anxiety Disocrders; Advances in Biological Psychiatry
Reply; Australasian Psychiatry
Reversible splenial lesion of the corpus callosum; Australasian Psychiatry
Risky management; Australasian Psychiatry
Ron
Saving normal: an insider's against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, big pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life
Seduction in the forensic evaluation; Australasian Psychiatry
Self-enucleation of one eye; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Social Attitudes to Suicide and Suicide Rates; Open Journal of Social Sciences
Status Anxiety
Stress may trigger suicidal thinking; Dynamics of Human Health (DHH)
Substance use disorders in patients with lung or heart diseases; Scholars Journal of Applied Medical Sciences
Substance Use Disorders in Rheumatic Patients; German Journal of Psychiatry
Substitution of rapid transcranial magnetic stimulation treatments for electroconvulsive therapy treatments in a course of electroconvulsive therapy; Depression and Anxiety
Suicidal behaviour in the Solomon Islands; Medical Journal of Australia
Suicidal ideation and completed suicide in the decameron; Turkish Journal of Psychiatry
Suicidal thinking and behaviour as of 600 BCE (Aesop’s fables); Australasian Psychiatry
Suicidal Thoughts in the Novel Don Quixote; Malaysian Journal of Medical Science
Suicidal thoughts in the novels of Anthony Trollope (1815-82); Working Paper of Public Health
Suicide and Aging: International Perspectives; American Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide and forced marriage; Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences
Suicide and gambling on the public record; Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide and gender ratios in Tasmania (Australia) using the Operationalized Predicaments of Suicide tool, and negative experiences; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide and life stressors; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide and mental disorder: the legal perspective; Medical Journal of Australia
Suicide and murder-suicide involving automobiles; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide and Predicament: Life is a Predicament; Bentham Sciences Publishers
Suicide and related behaviour in Dostoyevsky novels; ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide and reputation damage; Australasian Psychiatry: bulletin of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Suicide and social problems; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide and the publicly exposed pedophile; Malaysian Journal of Medical Science
Suicide and Western Culture; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide by couples from the public record; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide explained [well]; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide for scrutinizers; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide for Scrutinizers; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide in old Norse and Finnish folk stories; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide in shooting galleries; ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide in the absence of mental disorder; Working Paper of Public Health
Suicide in the Northern Territory, 2001-2006; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide is not exclusively a medical problem; Working Paper of Public Health (online)
Suicide is not the exclusive domain of medicine; American Journal of Medical Research
Suicide is preventable, sometimes; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide Is Preventable: An Unsafe Clause; ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide prediction and prevention; Australasian Psychiatry
Suicide risk factors for NSW; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide triggers described by Herodotus; Iranian Journal of Psychiatry
Suicide triggers in ancient and recent times; Working Paper of Public Health
Suicide: loss, shame, guilt and pain across millennia; American Journal of Medical Research
Supraorbital and d'Elia Electrode Positions in Unilateral ECT?; The Journal of ECT
Taking Stock
Teaching Psychosis using the Web; 18th Malaysian Conference On Psychological Medicine
That'll be the Day
The 'Operationalized Predicaments of Suicide' (OPS) applied to Northern Territory coroners' reports; Asian Journal of Psychiatry
The Awa People
The Bangkok Bombing
The biology of desire. Why addiction is not a disease (book review); Australasian Psychiatry
The Brain and Chronic Pain; German Journal of Psychiatry
The Brain and Chronic pain; The German Journal of Psychiatry
The Centre Pompidou
The conundrum of hanging points in correctional facilities; Australasian Psychiatry
The efficacy of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in the treatment of depression; Medical Research Week
The facial expression measurement system in the assessment of the efficacy of transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of depression; European Review of Applied Psychology
The immune response in the aetiology of Schizophrenia: a review; Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry
The internet as a resource for teaching students about the features of psychosis: a case report; Journal of Contemporary Medical Education
The Loss od Sadness; how psychiatry transformed normal sorrow into depressive disorder
The mechanisms of neuropathic pain: an overview for psychiatrists; German Journal of Psychiatry
The Mechanisms of Neuropathic Pain; an Overview for Psychiatrists; German Journal of Psychiatry
The medicalization of society; on the transformation of human conditions into treatable disorders
The medicalization of suicide; 3rd World Congress of Asian Psychiatry
The predicaments of people whose suicide was captured on film; Malaysian Journal of Medical Science
The suicidal desire of Tolstoy; Australasian Psychiatry
The suicide of Adam Czerniakow; Australasian Psychiatry
The suicides of The Metamorphoses; Australasian Psychiatry
The suidice of Dr Harold Shipman; Australasian Psychiatry
Thematic analysis of key factors associated with Indigenous and non-Indigenous suicide in the Northern Territory, Australia; Rural and Remote Health
Thematic categorization of coroners’ reports of Indigenous and non-Indigenous suicides using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health; Suicidology Online
Theory of Mind and psychiatry ' an introduction; Australasian Psychiatry
Theory of Mind for the Psychiatrists; Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry
Therapeutic use of rTMS; Nature Reviews- Neuroscience
They've Sold The Snowtown Bank
Things
Tickling Healthy Subjects; German Journal of Psychiatry
Tinnitus and suicide: recent cases on the public record give cause for reconsideration; Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
TMS- - Safety issues.Highlights of the International Workshop on the safety of rTMS, 1996; The Science and Art of Psychiatry
To be, or not to be: is suicide predictable and preventable?; Eastern Shore Mental Health Lecture Series
Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS); Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Transcranial Magnetic stimulation (TMS) in Depression - a Review
Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in melancholic dexamethasone suppression test (DST) positive patients; The Science and Art of Psychiatry
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Chronic Pain: Current Status; Australasian Psychiatry
Transcranial magnetic stimulation as therapy for depression and other disorders; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Transcranial Magnetic stimulation in Depression:an overview; German Journal of psychiatry
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Depression; an Overview; German Journal of Psychiatry
Transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of psychiatric disorders; Psychiatry and Clincial Neursciences
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Induced Changes Measured Using the Facial Expression Measurement Program; Psychiatry at the Interface
Transcranial magnetic stimulation: experience, knowledge and attidtudes of recipients; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Transcranial magnetic stimulation; Potential treatment for tinnitus?; Psychiatry and Clinical Nerosciences
Treatment of Heroin Dependence; German Journal of Psychiatry
Trinucleotide expansion in Tasmanian HD families; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Trinucleotide expansion in Tasmanian HD families; Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Two cases of 'Type 3' suicide; Australasian Psychiatry
Understanding the causes of suicide: psychological autopsies should not be our only resource; Turkish Journal of Psychiatry
Unusual ego-defence in HIV encephalopathy: A case report; Psychiatry On-Line
Update of observer's typology of suicide; 3rd World Congress of Asian Psychiatry
Update on psychotropic medication used concurrently with transcranial magnetic stimulation; German Journal of Psychiatry
Update on psychotropic medication used concurrently with transcranial megnetic stimulation; German Journal of Psychiatry
Usage of 'download of psychiatry' by nations of the Asia-Pacific region and Pacific rim; 3rd World Congress of Asian Psychiatry
Usage of 'download of psychiatry' in Africa; African Journal of Psychiatry
Usage of 'Download of Pyschiatry' by Muslim countries; Bulletin of Clinical Psychopharmacology
Victims of violence in Fiji; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Vomiting, burns, and irrational behaviour; Lancet
What a Time!
What does the suicide of C tell us?; Journal of Pediatric Nursing: Nursing Care of Children and Families
White-Out: selected poems 1986-2016
Why do doctors dislike treating people with somatoform disorder?; Australasian Psychiatry
Why suicide eradication is hardly possible; Dynamics Of Human Health
Wolfgang Beltracchi 3
Work related stress and pain; Australian Family Physician
Zolpidem Dependency; Journal of Addiction and Dependence

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

The Effect of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation on Pain and Detection Thresholds in both Healthy Individuals and Individuals Suffering From Chronic Pain