Christopher Graham


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Research Interests

I undertake research and teaching in clinical health psychology and clinical neuropsychology, and am particularly interested in Contextual Behavioural Science approaches (mainly Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) for improving quality of life and well-being. 

My main ongoing research projects:

Developing and feasibility testing an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) interventION for improving medication-taking behaviour in women with early stage invasive breast cancer: The ACTION trial. Yorkshire Cancer Research (01.06.18 – 01.06.2021)

ACTMUS: A pilot randomized-controlled trial of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) for people with muscle disorders NIHR Research for Patient Benefit: (01.02.16 – 01.06.18)

COMMEND: A randomized-controlled trial of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) for improving QoL in motor neuron disease. NIHR HTA award (01.01.2018- 2023)

FRESH STarT. A new approach to assessing self-harm in mental health contexts. NIHR Programme grant (01.06.2018 – 2023)

Effectiveness of a psychological intervention (ACT) on improving wellbeing in healthcare professionals. NHS Leeds West Clinical Commissioning Group. (01.10.17- 01.10. 2020)

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Research Output 2011 2019

Association of psychological flexibility with engagement in pulmonary rehabilitation following an acute exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Fernandes-James, C., Graham, C., Batterham, A. & Harrison, S., 10 Sep 2019, (Accepted) In : Chronic Respiratory Disease.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Computer Vision Of Smartphone Video Has Potential To Detect Functional Tremor

Williams, S., Shepherd, S., Fang, H., Alty, J., O'Gorman, P. & Graham, C. D., 15 Jun 2019, In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 401, p. 27-28 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needs and preferences for psychological interventions of people with motor neuron disease

Weeks, K. R., Gould, R. L., McDermott, C., Lynch, J., Goldstein, L. H., Graham, C. D., McCracken, L., Serfaty, M., Howard, R., Al-Chalabi, A., White, D., Bradburn, M., Young, T., Cooper, C., Shaw, P. J. & Vanessa, L., 12 Jul 2019, In : Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. 20, 7-8, p. 521-531 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motor Neuron Disease
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Supervised classification of bradykinesia for Parkinson's disease diagnosis from smartphone videos

Wong, D. C., Relton, S. D., Fang, H., Qhawaji, R., Graham, C. D., Alty, J. & Williams, S., 01 Jun 2019, Proceedings - 2019 IEEE 32nd International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems, CBMS 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2019-June. p. 32-37 6 p. 8787472

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Parkinson Disease
Costs and Cost Analysis

The Development of the Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Fidelity Measure (ACT-FM): A Delphi Study and Field Test.

O'Neill, L., latchford, G., McCracken, L. & Graham, C. D., 10 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Delphi Technique
Psychological Models

Activities 2019 2019

  • 1 Oral presentation

The development of the Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Fidelity Measure

Christopher Graham (Advisor)
26 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation