Christopher Graham


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    United Kingdom


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Research Interests

I am a clinical Psychologist, mostly researching the efficacy of psychological therapies and teaching on the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at QUB. 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)

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)

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)

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

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Activities

    • 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