Professor Fiona Lobban

Professor

Research Overview

The aim of my research is to improve the evidence base for psychological interventions for people with severe and enduring mental health problems and their families, with a particular focus on developing easily accessible interventions to radically increase access to evidence based psychological care

Psychological mechanisms and the ups and downs of personal recovery in bipolar disorder
Dodd, A.L., Mezes, B., Lobban, A.F., Jones, S.H. 09/2017 In: British Journal of Clinical Psychology. 56, 3, p. 310-328. 19 p.
Journal article

Web-based integrated bipolar parenting intervention for parents with bipolar disorder: a randomised controlled pilot trial
Jones, S.H., Jovanoska, J., Calam, R., Wainwright, L.D., Vincent, H., Asar, O., Diggle, P.J., Parker, R., Long, R., Sanders, M., Lobban, F. 09/2017 In: Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 58, 9, p. 1033-1041. 9 p.
Journal article

Investigating the role of rumination in the relationship between socioeconomic environment and mental health
Panagaki, K., Jones, S.H., Lobban, A.F., Perez Algorta, G.D. 9/07/2017
Poster

Protocol for an online randomised controlled trial to evaluate the clinical and cost-effectiveness of a peer-supported self-management intervention for relatives of people with psychosis or bipolar disorder: Relatives Education And Coping Toolkit (REACT)
Lobban, A.F., Robinson, H.A., Appelbe, D., Barraclough, J., Bedson, E., Collinge, E., Dodd, S., Flowers, S., Honary, M., Johnson, S., Caixeiro Mateus, M.D.C., Mezes, B., Minns, V., Murray, E., Walker, A.J., Williamson, P., Wintermeyer, C., Jones, S.H. 1/07/2017 In: BMJ Open. 7, 12 p.
Journal article

Comparing early signs and basic symptoms as methods for predicting psychotic relapse in clinical practice
Eisner, E., Drake, R., Lobban, F., Bucci, S., Emsley, R., Barrowclough, C. 9/05/2017 In: Schizophrenia Research.
Journal article

Assessing feasibility and acceptability of web-based enhanced relapse prevention for bipolar disorder (ERPonline): a randomized controlled trial
Lobban, A.F., Dodd, A.L., Sawczuk, A.P., Asar, Ö., Dagnan, D.J., Diggle, P.J., Griffiths, M.J., Honary, M., Knowles, D., Long, R.M., Morriss, R., Parker, R.J., Jones, S.H. 24/03/2017 In: Journal of Medical Internet Research. 19, 3, 21 p.
Journal article

Cost-effectiveness of structured group psychoeducation versus unstructured group support for bipolar disorder: results from a multi-centre pragmatic randomised controlled trial
Camacho, E., Ntais, D., Jones, S., Riste, L., Morriss, R., Lobban, F., Davies, L. 15/03/2017 In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 211, p. 27-36. 10 p.
Journal article

Clinical effectiveness and acceptability of structured group psychoeducation versus optimised unstructured peer support for patients with remitted bipolar disorder (PARADES): a pragmatic, multicentre, observer-blind, randomised controlled superiority trial
NIHR PARADES Psychoeducation Study Group 11/2016 In: Lancet Psychiatry. 3, 11, p. 1029-1038. 10 p.
Journal article

Associations between circadian rhythm instability, appraisal style and mood in bipolar disorder
Banks, F.D., Lobban, A.F., Fanshawe, T.R., Jones, S.H. 10/2016 In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 203, p. 166-175. 10 p.
Journal article

Therapeutic alliance in psychological therapy for people with recent onset psychosis who use cannabis
Berry, K., Gregg, L., Lobban, A.F., Barrowclough, C. 05/2016 In: Comprehensive Psychiatry. 67, p. 73-80. 8 p.
Journal article

An interpersonal CBT framework for involving relatives in interventions for psychosis: evidence base and clinical implications
Lobban, A.F., Barrowclough, C. 04/2016 In: Cognitive Therapy and Research. 40, 2, p. 198-215. 18 p.
Journal article

Feasibility randomised controlled trial of Recovery-focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for older adults with Bipolar disorder (RfCBT-OA): study protocol
Tyler, E., Lobban, A.F., Sutton, C., Depp, C., Johnson, S.L., Laidlaw, K., Jones, S.H. 03/2016 In: BMJ Open. 6, 3, 12 p.
Journal article

Harnessing the potential of community based participatory research approaches in bipolar disorder
Michalak, E.E., Jones, S.H., Lobban, A.F., Perez Algorta, G.D., Barnes, S.J., Berk, L., Berk, M., Hole, R., Lapsley, S., Maxwell, V., Milev, R., McManamy, J., Murray, G., Tohen, M., Tse, S., Sanchez de Carmona, M., Johnson, S.L. 9/02/2016 In: International Journal of Bipolar Disorders. 4, 4
Journal article

A qualitative analysis of relatives’, health professionals’ and service users’ views on the involvement in care of relatives in Bipolar Disorder
Chatzidamianos, G., Lobban, F., Jones, S. 23/09/2015 In: BMC Psychiatry. 15, 1, p. 1-12. 12 p.
Journal article

Friends interventions in psychosis: a narrative review and call to action
Harrop, C., Ellett, L., Brand, R., Lobban, F. 08/2015 In: Early Intervention in Psychiatry. 9, 4, p. 269-278. 10 p.
Journal article

An exploratory randomised controlled trial of a web-based integrated bipolar parenting intervention (IBPI) for bipolar parents of young children (aged 3–10)
Jones, S., Wainwright, L., Jovanoska, J., Vincent, H., Diggle, P., Calam, R., Parker, R., Long, R., Mayes, D., Sanders, M., Lobban, F. 6/06/2015 In: BMC Psychiatry. 15, 8 p.
Journal article

Resilience to Bipolar Disorder (Rbd) Questionnaire: Development, Psychometric Evaluation and Validation in Bipolar Disorder
Echezarraga, A., Las Hayas, C., Gonzalez-Pinto, A., Perez Algorta, G., Lobban, F., Steven, J. 28/03/2015
Meeting abstract

Managing bipolar moods without medication: a qualitative investigation
Cappleman, R., Smith, I., Lobban, F. 15/03/2015 In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 174, p. 241-249. 9 p.
Journal article

Feasibility and acceptability of web-based enhanced relapse prevention for bipolar disorder (ERPonline): trial protocol
Lobban, F., Dodd, A., Dagnan, D., Diggle, P., Griffiths, M., Hollingsworth, B., Knowles, D., Long, R., Mallinson, S., Morriss, R., Parker, R., Sawczuk, A., Jones, S. 03/2015 In: Contemporary Clinical Trials. 41, p. 100-109. 10 p.
Journal article

Recovery-focused cognitive-behavioural therapy for recent-onset bipolar disorder: randomised controlled pilot trial
Jones, S.H., Smith, G., Mulligan, L.D., Lobban, F., Law, H., Dunn, G., Welford, M., Kelly, J., Mulligan, J., Morrison, A.P. 01/2015 In: British Journal of Psychiatry. 206, 1, p. 58-66. 9 p.
Journal article

Beliefs about mood swings and the experience of recovery in bipolar disorder
Dodd, A.L., Jones, S.H., Lobban, A.F., Mezes, B. 2015
Speech

Exploring the links between the phenomenology of creativity and bipolar disorder
Taylor, K., Fletcher, I., Lobban, F. 2015 In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 174, p. 658-664.
Journal article

Formulating collaboratively with significant others
Lobban, F., berry, k. 2015 In: Case formulation in cognitive behaviour therapy. London : Taylor & Francis p. 304-321. 18 p. ISBN: 9780415741781 . Electronic ISBN: 9781315694191.
Chapter

The impact of cannabis use on clinical outcomes in recent onset psychosis
Barrowclough, C., Gregg, L., Lobban, F., Bucci, S., Emsley, R. 2015 In: Schizophrenia Bulletin. 41, 2, p. 382-390. 9 p.
Journal article

Towards a better future for Canadians with bipolar disorder: principles and implementation of a community-based participatory research model
Michalak, E.E., Lane, K., Hole, R., Barnes, S.J., Khatri, N., Lapsley, S., Maxwell, V., Milev, R., Parikh, S.V., Berk, L., Berk, M., Tse, S., Murray, G., Perez Algorta, G., Lobban, F., Jones, S., Johnson, S. 2015 In: Engaged Scholar Journal: Community-Engaged Research, Teaching and Learning. 1, 1, p. 132-147. 16 p.
Journal article

A web-based self-management intervention for Bipolar Disorder 'living with bipolar': a feasibility randomised controlled trial
Todd, N.J., Jones, S.H., Hart, A., Lobban, F.A. 1/12/2014 In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 169, p. 21-29. 9 p.
Journal article

A phase specific psychological therapy for people with problematic cannabis use following a first episode of psychosis
Barrowclough, C., Marshall, M., Gregg, L., Fitzsimmons, M., Tomenson, B., Warburton, J., Lobban, F. 10/2014 In: Psychological Medicine. 44, 13, p. 2749-2761. 13 p.
Journal article

Qualitative investigation of targets for and barriers to preventative interventions for psychosis relapse
Eisner, E., Barrowclough, C., Lobban, F., R, D. 16/07/2014 In: BMC Psychiatry. 14, 14 p.
Journal article

Exploring perceived barriers, drivers, impacts and the need for evaluation of public involvement in health and social care research: a modified Delphi study
Snape, D., Kirkham, J., Britten, N., Froggatt, K., Gradinger, F., Lobban, F., Popay, J., Wyatt, K., Jacoby, A. 17/06/2014 In: BMJ Open. 4, 6, 12 p.
Journal article

What do relatives experience when supporting someone in early psychosis?
Wainwright, L., Glentworth, D., Haddock, G., Bentley, R., Lobban, F. 12/03/2014 In: Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice. 88, 1, p. 105-119. 15 p.
Journal article

Exploring areas of consensus and conflict around values underpinning public involvement in health and social care research: a modified Delphi study
Snape, D., Kirkham, J., Preston, J., Popay, J., Britten, N., Collins, M., Froggatt, K., Gibson, A., Lobban, F., Wyatt, K., Jacoby, A. 10/01/2014 In: BMJ Open. 4, 1, 12 p.
Journal article

Meeting mental health relatives’ needs in Central and North West London: a qualitative analysis report
Chatzidamianos, G., Jones, S., Lobban, F. 2014 Lancaster University. 21 p.
Commissioned report

What do service users with Bipolar Disorder want from a web-based self-management intervention?: a qualitative focus group study
Todd, N., Jones, S., Lobban, F. 11/2013 In: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. 20, 6, p. 531-543. 13 p.
Journal article

Carers and confidentiality: what to share, where and with whom?
Lobban, F., Chatzidamianos, G. 6/09/2013
Conference paper

Collaborative therapy
Jones, S., Lobban, F. 10/07/2013 In: Nursing Standard. 27, 45, p. 24-25. 2 p.
Journal article

Relatives' responses to psychosis: an exploratory investigation of low expressed emotion relatives
Treanor, L., Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C. 06/2013 In: Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice. 86, 2, p. 197-211. 15 p.
Journal article

The role of beliefs about mood swings in determining outcome in Bipolar Disorder
Lobban, F., Solis-Trapala, I., Tyler, E., Chandler, C., Morriss, R.K., ERP Group, U.o.L. 02/2013 In: Cognitive Therapy and Research. 37, 1, p. 51-60. 10 p.
Journal article

Embracing patient choice
Lobban, F. 12/2012 In: British Journal of Psychiatry. 201, 6, 1 p.
Letter

An online randomised controlled trial to assess the feasibility, acceptability and potential effectiveness of 'Living with Bipolar': a web-based self-management intervention for Bipolar Disorder.: trial design and protocol
Todd, N., Solis-Trapala, I., Jones, S., Lobban, F. 07/2012 In: Contemporary Clinical Trials. 33, 4, p. 679-688. 20 p.
Journal article

'Recovery' in bipolar disorder: how can service users be supported through a self-management intervention? A qualitative focus group study.
Todd, N., Jones, S., Lobban, F. 04/2012 In: Journal of Mental Health. 21, 2, p. 114-126. 13 p.
Journal article

An evaluation of the feasibility and effectiveness of a supported self management package for relatives of people with recent onset psychosis. Relatives Education and Coping Toolkit (REACT) study: NIHR research for patient benefit final report
Lobban, F., Glentworth, D., Pinfold, V., Minns, V., Dunn, G., Larkin, W., Haddock, G. 2012 Unknown Publisher.
Other report

Barriers and facilitators to relatives’ involvement in Bipolar Disorder: a qualitative study
Chatzidamianos, G., Jones, S., Lobban, F. 2012
Conference paper

Bipolar Disorder is a two-edged sword: a qualitative study to understand the positive edge
Lobban, F., Taylor, K., Murray, C., Jones, S. 2012 In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 141, 2-3, p. 204-212. 9 p.
Journal article

Self-management in Bipolar Disorder: The story so far
Jones, S., Deville, M., Mayes, D., Lobban, F. 12/2011 In: Journal of Mental Health. 20, 6, p. 583-592. 10 p.
Journal article

The views of relatives of young people with psychosis on how to design a Relatives Education And Coping Toolkit (REACT)
REACT Team 12/2011 In: Journal of Mental Health. 20, 6, p. 567-579. 13 p.
Journal article

Involving relatives in relapse prevention for bipolar disorder: a multi-perspective qualitative study of value and barriers
Lobban, F., Peters, S., Pontin, E., Morriss, R.K. 1/11/2011 In: BMC Psychiatry. 11, 10 p.
Journal article

Psychological therapies for bipolar disorder: addressing some misunderstandings
Jones, S., Lobban, F., Cooke, A., Mansell, W., Wright, K., Hemmingfield, J. 1/11/2011 In: The Psychiatrist. 35, 11, 3 p.
Letter

Pragmatic randomised controlled trial of group psychoeducation versus group support in the maintenance of bipolar disorder.
Morriss, R., Lobban, F., Jones, S., Riste, L., Peters, S., Roberts, C., Davies, L., Mayes, D. 21/07/2011 In: BMC Psychiatry. 11
Journal article

Relatives Education And Coping Toolkit - REACT. Study protocol of a randomised controlled trial to assess the feasibility and effectiveness of a supported self-management package for relatives of people with recent onset psychosis.
Lobban, F., Glentworth, D., Wainwright, L., Pinfold, V., Chapman, L., Larkin, W., Dunn, G., Postlethwaite, A., Haddock, G. 16/06/2011 In: BMC Psychiatry. 11, 7 p.
Journal article

The influence of positive affect on jumping to conclusions in delusional thinking
Lee, G., Barrowclough, C., Lobban, F. 04/2011 In: Personality and Individual Differences. 50, 5, p. 717-722. 6 p.
Journal article

Early warning signs checklists for relapse in bipolar depression and mania: utility, reliability and validity
Lobban, F., Solis-Trapala, I.L., Symes, W., Morriss, R., ERP Group, U.o.L., Sellwood, W. 2011 In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 133, 3, p. 413-422. 10 p.
Journal article

Corrigendum to: “Understanding factors influencing substance use in people with recent onset psychosis : a qualitative study” [Social Science & Medicine 70 (2010) 1141–1147]
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C., Jeffery, S., Bucci, S., Taylor, K., Mallinson, S., Fitzsimmons, M., Marshall, M. 10/2010 In: Social Science and Medicine. 71, 7, p. 1374-1374. 1 p.
Journal article

Enhanced relapse prevention for bipolar disorder by community mental health teams: cluster feasibility randomised trial
Lobban, F., Taylor, L., Chandler, C., Tyler, E., Kinderman, P., Kolamunnage-Dona, R., Gamble, C., Peters, S., Pontin, E., Sellwood, W., Morriss, R.K. 01/2010 In: British Journal of Psychiatry. 196, 1, p. 59-63. 5 p.
Journal article

Understanding bipolar disorder : why some people experience extreme mood states and what can help.
Jones, S.H., Lobban, F., Cooke, A. 2010 Leicester : British Psychological Society. Electronic ISBN: 978 1 85433 707 8.
Book

Training staff in enhanced relapse prevention for bipolar disorder: rates of uptake and measures of skill and confidence
Lobban, F., Taylor, L., Chandler, C., Sellwood, W., Gamble, C., Tyler, E., Kinderman, P., Morriss, R. 05/2009 In: Psychiatric Services. 60, 5, p. 702-706. 5 p.
Journal article

Enhanced relapse prevention for bipolar disorder: a qualitative investigation of value perceived for service users and care coordinators
Pontin, E., Peters, S., Lobban, F., Rogers, A., Morriss, R.K. 9/02/2009 In: Implementation Science. 4, 12 p.
Journal article

A Casebook of Family Interventions for Psychosis
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C. 2009 Wiley Blackwell. 396 p. ISBN: 978-0470027073.
Book

Implementing clinical guidelines (or not?)
Lobban, F., Jones, S.H. 12/2008 In: Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice. 81, 4, p. 329-330. 2 p.
Journal article

The impact of low secure care on patients' outcomes.
Jones, S.H., Lobban, F., Evershed, K., Taylor, L., Wittkowski, A. 06/2008 In: British Journal of Forensic Practice. 10, 2, p. 26-32. 7 p.
Journal article

Psychotic experiences in people who have been sexually assaulted
Kilcommons, A.M., Morrison, A.P., Knight, A., Lobban, F. 04/2008 In: Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 43, 8, p. 602-611. 10 p.
Journal article

The social problem-solving abilities of people with borderline personality disorder
Bray, S., Barrowclough, C., Lobban, F. 06/2007 In: Behaviour Research and Therapy. 45, 6, p. 1409-1417. 9 p.
Journal article

Enhanced Relapse Prevention for Bipolar Disorder - ERP Trial: a cluster randomised controlled trial to assess the feasibility of training care coordinators to offer enhanced relapse prevention for bipolar disorder
Lobban, F., Gamble, C., Kinderman, P., Taylor, L., Chandler, C., Tyler, E., Peters, S., Pontin, E., Sellwood, W., Morriss, R. 2/02/2007 In: BMC Psychiatry. 7, 6, p. 1-9. 9 p.
Journal article

Family Interventions
Barrowclough, C., Lobban, F. 2007 In: The Clinical Handbook of Schizophrenia. New York : Guilford Press
Chapter

Staff supporting people with intellectual difficulties and mental health problems
Hatton, C., Lobban, F. 2007 In: Psychiatric and Behavioural Disorders in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press p. 388-399. ISBN: 9780521608251.
Chapter

Group cognitive–behavioural therapy for schizophrenia : randomised controlled trial.
Barrowclough, C., Haddock, G., Lobban, F., Jones, S.H., Siddle, R., Roberts, C., Gregg, L. 12/2006 In: British Journal of Psychiatry. 189, 6, p. 527-532. 6 p.
Journal article

Illness beliefs in schizophrenia
Kinderman, P., Setzu, E., Lobban, F., Salmon, P. 10/2006 In: Social Science and Medicine. 63, 7, p. 1900-1911. 12 p.
Journal article

Does expressed emotion need to be understood within a more systemic framework? : an examination of discrepancies in appraisals between patients diagnosed with schizophrenia and their relatives.
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C., Jones, S.H. 01/2006 In: Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 41, 1, p. 50-55. 6 p.
Journal article

Assessing cognitive representations of mental health problems I :the illness perception questionnaire for schizophrenia.
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C., Jones, S.H. 06/2005 In: British Journal of Clinical Psychology. 44, 2, p. 147-162. 16 p.
Journal article

Assessing cognitive representations of mental health problems II : the illness perception questionnaire for schizophrenia : relatives' version.
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C., Jones, S.H. 06/2005 In: British Journal of Clinical Psychology. 44, 2, p. 163-180. 18 p.
Journal article

Common sense representations of schizophrenia in patients and their relatives
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C. 03/2005 In: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. 12, 2, p. 134-141. 8 p.
Journal article

Illness representations in depression
Fortune, G., Barrowclough, C., Lobban, F. 11/2004 In: British Journal of Clinical Psychology. 43, 4, p. 347-364. 18 p.
Journal article

The impact of beliefs about mental health problems and coping on outcome in schizophrenia.
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C., Jones, S.H. 10/2004 In: Psychological Medicine. 34, 7, p. 1165-1176. 12 p.
Journal article

Cognitive-behaviour therapy for people with psychosis and mild intellectual disabilities: a case series
Haddock, G., Lobban, F., Hatton, C., Carson, R. 07/2004 In: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. 11, 4, p. 282-298. 17 p.
Journal article

A review of the role of illness models in severe mental health problems.
Lobban, F., Barrowclough, C., Jones, S.H. 03/2003 In: Clinical Psychology Review. 23, 2, p. 171-196. 26 p.
Journal article

The role of metacognitive beliefs in auditory hallucinations
Lobban, F., Haddock, G., Kinderman, P., Wells, A. 06/2002 In: Personality and Individual Differences. 32, 8, p. 1351-1363. 13 p.
Journal article

An investigation of models of illness in carers of schizophrenia patients using the Illness Perception Questionnaire
Barrowclough, C., Lobban, F., Hatton, C., Quinn, J. 11/2001 In: British Journal of Clinical Psychology. 40, 4, p. 371-385. 15 p.
Journal article

Evolving Formulations: sharing complex information with clients
Kinderman, P., Lobban, F. 1/07/2000 In: Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. 28, 3, p. 307-310. 4 p.
Journal article

Group CBT for people with schizophrenia
Gledhill, A., Lobban, F., Sellwood, W. 01/1998 In: Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. 26, 1, p. 63-75. 13 p.
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