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Researcher: Wootton, BM (Dr Bethany Wootton)

Fields of Research

Health psychology
Mental health services
Rehabilitation
Memory and attention
Personality and individual differences
Learning, motivation and emotion
Social psychology
Human information interaction and retrieval
Industrial and organisational psychology (incl. human factors)
Aged health care

Research Objectives

Mental health services
Mental health
Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Provision of health and support services
Other health
Rural and remote area health
Specific population health (excl. Indigenous health)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A contemporary psychometric evaluation of the Obsessive Compulsive Inventory - Revised; Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy 37th National Conference Uniting Research and Practice in Mental Health Care
A contemporary psychometric evaluation of the obsessive compulsive inventory-revised (OCI-R); Psychological Assessment
A preliminary examination of the prevalence and clinical features of primary tokophobia in a university sample; Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy 37th National Conference Uniting Research and Practice in Mental Health Care
ABCT’s 47th Annual Convention; ABCT’s 47th Annual Convention
Accelerated outpatient individual cognitive-behaviour therapy for panic disorder: a case study; Clinical Psychologist
Adolescent racial prejudice development: The role of friendship quality and interracial contact; International Journal of Intercultural Relations
An evaluation of the effectiveness of a Transdiagnostic Bibliotherapy Program for anxiety and related disorders: results from two studies using a benchmarking approach; Cognitive Therapy and Research
An Internet administered treatment program for obsessive–compulsive disorder: A feasibility study; Journal of Anxiety Disorders
An internet survey of emotional health, treatment seeking and barriers to accessing mental health treatment among Chinese-speaking international students in Australia; Counselling Psychology Quarterly
Characteristics and treatment preferences of people with symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: an internet survey; PLoS One
Contemporary Psychometric Evaluation of the Obsessive­Compulsive Inventory– Revised; ABCT 48th Annual Convention
Danger Ideation Reduction Therapy for Obsessive–Compulsive Checking: Preliminary Findings; Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
Disorder-specific versus transdiagnostic and clinician-guided versus self-guided treatment for major depressive disorder and comorbid anxiety disorders: A randomized controlled trial; Journal of Anxiety Disorders
Distance Treatment of Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder; Behaviour Change
Executive Functioning Deficits in Hoarding Disorder; ABCT 48th Annual Convention
Exploring the nature of obsessive compulsive checking; 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology
Exposure Therapy for Anxiety Disorders; Encyclopedia of Mental Health
Five­year trajectory of individuals with anxiety disorders following cognitive-­behavioral therapy; ABCT’s 47th Annual Convention
Improving adherence and clinical outcomes in self-guided internet treatment for anxiety and depression: a 12-month follow-up of a randomised controlled trial; PLOS ONE
Improving adherence and clinical outcomes in self-guided internet treatment for anxiety and depression: randomised controlled trial; PLOS ONE
Internet-Delivered Cognitive Behavior Therapy (ICBT) for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder; Guided Internet-Based Treatments in Psychiatry
Internet-Delivered Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (iCBT) for Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder; Clinical Psychologist
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder; Encyclopedia of Mental Health
Outcome and Patient Preferences for Contact in an Internet­administered CBT Treatment for OCD; ABCT’s 47th Annual Convention
Psychometric Investigation of the CBT Adherence Measure; ABCT 48th Annual Convention
Randomized controlled trial of Internet-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder; Depression and Anxiety
Reasons for utilization of remote low intensity treatment for obsessive­-compulsive-disorde; ABCT’s 47th Annual Convention
Reliability and Validity of the Diagnostic Interview for Anxiety, Mood, and OCD, and Related Neuropsychiatric Disorders; ABCT 48th Annual Convention
Remote cognitive-behavior therapy for obsessive-compulsive symptoms: A meta-analysis; Clinical Psychology Review
Remote treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder: A randomized controlled trial; Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
Remote Treatment of Obsessive­Compulsive Disorder: Results from 3 Trials Demonstrating the Efficacy of Guided and Self­Guided Administration; ISRII 2013
Self-guided internet administered treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder: Results from two open trials; Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
Self-guided internet-delivered cognitive behavior therapy (iCBT) for obsessive–compulsive disorder: 12 month follow-up; Internet Interventions
Self-guided internet-delivered treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder: Short-term and long-term outcomes; Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy 37th National Conference Uniting Research and Practice in Mental Health Care
Successful treatment of an 80-year old man with a 65 year history of obsessivecompulsive disorder: A case study; 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology
The Acceptability of Internet-Based Treatment and Characteristics of an Adult Sample with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: An Internet Survey; PLOS ONE
The Depressive Symptoms Scale (DSS): A preliminary psychometric analysis; Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy 37th National Conference Uniting Research and Practice in Mental Health Care
The development and initial validation of the Tokophobia Severity Scale; Clinical Psychologist
The Efficacy of Danger Ideation Reduction Therapy for an 86-Year Old Man with a 63-Year History of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Case Study; World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology. Proceedings
The efficacy of exposure and response prevention for Geriatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: A clinical case illustration; Case Reports in Psychiatry
The impact of climate change on obsessive compulsive checking concerns; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
The Pain Course: a randomised controlled trial examining an internet-delivered pain management program when provided with different levels of clinician support; Pain
The Pain Course: A randomised controlled trial of a clinician-guided Internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy program for managing chronic pain and emotional well-being; Pain
The relationship between self-reported and objective neuropsychological impairments in patients with hoarding disorder; Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
The treatment of obsessive-compulsive checking: A randomised trial comparing danger ideation reduction therapy with exposure and response prevention; Clinical Psychologist
The UniWellbeing course: A randomised controlled trial of a transdiagnostic internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) programme for university students with symptoms of anxiety and depression; Internet Interventions
The utility of the Health Belief Model variables in predicting help-seeking intention for anxiety disorders; Australian Psychologist
Three-year outcomes of adults with anxiety and related disorders following cognitive-behavioral therapy in a non-research clinical setting; Journal of Anxiety Disorders
Three-year trajectory of individuals with anxiety and related disorders following cognitive behavioural therapy; Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy 37th National Conference Uniting Research and Practice in Mental Health Care
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Depression Also Improves Anxiety Symptoms: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized-Controlled Trials; American Psychiatric Association 167th Annual Meeting
Transdiagnostic versus disorder-specific and clinician-guided versus self-guided internet-delivered treatment for generalized anxiety disorder and comorbid disorders: A randomized controlled trial; Journal of Anxiety Disorders
Women in the midluteal phase of the menstrual cycle have difficulty suppressing the processing of negative emotional stimuli: An event-related potential study; Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision