Bruce Fernie, psychologist

  • Twitter Social Icon

London, UK

©2018 by Psychology Services. Proudly created with Wix.com

Conferences and presentations

Fernie, B.A. (2019). Translational Research: Developing Metacognitive Therapy for Motor Fluctuation-Related Distress in Parkinson’s disease. Invited Keynote, 4th International Conference on Metacognitive Therapy, Prague, Czech Republic.


Fernie, B. A. (2017). Talking about sex, HIV Liaison Service - HIV and mental health awareness update, Presentation, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

Fernie, B. A., Brown, R. G. & Spada, M. M. (2017). Predictors of distress in Parkinson’s disease: an ecological momentary assessment study. Invited Symposium Paper, EABCT International Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Fernie, B. A. (2017). Predictors of momentary distress in Parkinson’s disease. Poster, Research Student Showcase, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK.

Fernie, B. A. (2017). Metacognitions in Parkinson’s disease, Presentation, London Southbank University, London, UK.

Ferguson, A., Klein, H., & Fernie, B.A. (2017). Group-Based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Programme for Chronic Orofacial Pain in Routine Clinical Practice. Poster, 50th Anniversary Annual Scientific Meeting, British Pain Society, Birmingham, UK. 

Gandini, F., Spada, M. M., Caselli, G., Fernie, B. A., Manfredi, C., Boccaletti, F., Dallari, G., Pinna, E., Ruggiero, G. M. & Sassaroli, S. (2016). Desire thinking: A risk factor for binge eating? Oral Paper, 3rd International Conference on Metacognitive Therapy, Milan, Italy.


Spada, M. M., Fernie, B. A. & Nikčević, A. V. (2016). The Metacognitions about Symptoms Control Scale. Invited Symposium Paper, 3rd International Conference on Metacognitive Therapy, Milan, Italy.

Fernie, B. A., Brown, R. G. & Spada, M. M. (2016). The role of metacognitions in Parkinson’s disease. Invited Symposium Paper, 3rd International Conference on Metacognitive Therapy, Milan, Italy.

Nikčević, A. V., Fernie, B. A., Wells, A. & Spada, M. M. (2016). Metacognitions as predictors of treatment outcome in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Invited Symposium Paper, 3rd International Conference on Metacognitive Therapy, Milan, Italy.

Spada, M. M., Giustina, L., Rolandi, S., Fernie, B. A. & Caselli, G. (2016). Profiling metacognition in gambling disorder. Invited Symposium Paper, 3rd International Conference on Metacognitive Therapy, Milan, Italy.

Fernie, B. A., Brown, R. G. & Spada, M. M. (2015). The role of metacognitions in Parkinson’s disease. Oral Paper, Division of Health Psychology Annual Conference, London, UK.

Fernie, B. A. & Cook, J. (2012). Chronic fatigue syndrome. CPD Event, Bodies Under Construction Physio, London, UK.

Ferguson, A. M., Holltum, S., Gibson, S. & Fernie, B. A. (2012). Psychological Resources in Women with HIV Living in the United Kingdom: Brief Report. Invited Symposium Paper, International Conference for Behavioural Medicine, Budapest, Hungary.

Lindberg, A., Fernie, B. A. & Spada, M. M. (2012). Metacognitions in problem gambling. Invited Symposium Paper, 40th Annual Conference of the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies, Leeds, UK.

Spada, M. M., Maher-Edwards, L., Fernie, B. A., Murphy, G., Wells, A. & Nikčević, A. V. (2011). Metacognitions and negative emotions as predictors of severity of symptoms in chronic fatigue syndrome. Invited Symposium Paper, 1st International Conference on Metacognitive Therapy, Manchester, UK.

Fernie, B. A., Spada, M. M., Nikčević, A. V., Georgiou, G. & Moneta, G. B. (2010). Metacognitive beliefs about procrastination: development and concurrent validity of a self-report questionnaire. Poster, 40th Congress of the European Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Milan, Italy.

Maher-Edwards, L. Fernie, B. A. & Murphy, G. (2008). Metacognitions in CFS/ME: A preliminary investigation. Poster, CFS/ME Clinical Research & Network Collaborative Conference, Milton Keynes, UK.

Fernie, B. A, Levy, K. & Marsden, I. (2005). Evaluation of group therapies, NHS CFS/ME Clinical Reseach & Network Collaborative Conference, Manchester, UK.