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Research Articles

30            Fernie, B.A., Spada, M.M. & Brown, R.G. (2019). Impact of a brief auditory attention training on a modified colour-word Stroop task in a high anxiety and worry sample, Journal of Cognitive Psychology.
29             Fernie, B.A., Aoun, A., Kollmann, J., Nikčević, A.V. & Spada, M.M. (2019). Transcultural, transdiagnostic, and concurrent validity of a revised Metacognitions about Symptoms Control Scale, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy.
28             Fernie, B.A., Spada, M.M. & Brown, R.G. (2019). Motor Fluctuations and Psychological Distress in Parkinson’s Disease, Health Psychology.
27             Fernie, B.A., Kopar. Y.K., Fisher, P.L. & Spada, M.M. (2018). Further Development and Testing of the Metacognitive Model of Procrastination: Self-Reported Academic Performance, Journal of Affective Disorders.
26             Alma, L., Spada, M.M., Fernie, B.A., Yılmaz-Samancı, Caselli, G. & Nikčević, A.V. (2018). Metacognitions in smoking: Evidence from a cross-cultural validation of the Metacognitions about Smoking Questionnaire in a Turkish sample, Psychiatry Research.
25             Caselli, G , Fernie, B.A., Canfora, F., Mascolo, C., Ferrari, A., Antonioni, M., Bertani, A., Altieri, A., Pellegrini, E. & Spada, M.M. (2018). The gambling metacognitions questionnaire:  development and psychometric properties, Psychiatry Research.
24             Marino, C., Vieno, A., Lenzi, M. Fernie, B.A., Nikčević, A.V., & Spada, M.M. (2016). Personality traits and metacognitions as predictors of positive mental health in college students, Journal of Happiness Studies
23             Fernie, B.A., Bharucha, Z., Nikčević, A.V., Marino, C. & Spada, M.M. (2016). A metacognitive model of procrastination, Journal of Affective Disorders.
22             Fernie, B.A., Bharucha, Z., Nikčević, A.V., & Spada, M.M. (2016). The Unintentional Procrastination Scale, Journal of Rational-Emotive Therapy.
21             Fernie, B.A., Fung, A. & Nikčević, A.V. (2016). Different Coping Strategies Amongst Individuals with Grandiose and Vulnerable Narcissistic Traits, Journal of Affective Disorders.
20             Kollmann, J., Gollwitzer, M., Spada, M.M. & Fernie, B.A. (2016). The association between metacognitions and the impact of Fibromyalgia in a German sample, Journal of Psychosomatic Research.
19             Fernie, B.A., Wright, T., Caselli, G., & Spada, M.M. (2015). Metacognitions as mediators of gender identity-related anxiety, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy.
18             Spada, M.M., Harriet, G., Nikčević, A.V., Fernie, B.A., & Caselli, G. (2015). Metacognitive beliefs about worry and pain catastrophizing as mediators between neuroticism and pain behaviour, Clinical Psychologist.
17             Fernie, B.A., McKenzie, A.M., Nikčević, A.V., Caselli, G., & Spada, M.M. (2015). The contribution of metacognitions and attentional control to decisional procrastination, Journal of Rational-Emotive Therapy.
16             Crawford, C., Burns, J., & Fernie, B.A. (2015). Psychosocial impact of involvement in the Special Olympics, Research in Developmental Disabilities.
15             Spada, M.M., Caselli, G., Fernie, B.A., Nikčević, A.V., Ruggiero, G.M., Boccaletti, F., Dallari, G. & Sassaroli, S. (2015). Metacognitions about desire thinking predict the severity of binge eating in a sample of Italian women, Eating and Weight Disorders.
14             Fernie, B.A., Spada, M.M., Chaudhari, R.K., Klingelhoefer, L., & Brown, R.G. (2015). Thinking about motor fluctuations: an examination of metacognitions in Parkinson’s disease, Journal of Psychosomatic Research.
13             Spada, M.M., Caselli, G., Fernie, B.A., Manfredi, C., Boccaletti, F., Dallari, G., Gandini, F., Pinna, E., Ruggiero, G. M. & Sassaroli, S. (2015). Desire thinking: A risk factor for binge eating? Eating Behaviors.
12             Fernie, B.A., Kollmann, J., & Brown, R.G. (2015). Cognitive behavioural interventions in chronic neurological conditions: a systematic review, Journal of Psychosomatic Research.
11             Fernie, B.A., Murphy, G., Wells, A., Nikčević, A.V., & Spada, M.M. (2015). Treatment outcome and metacognitive change in CBT and GET for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy.
10             Brown, R.G. & Fernie, B.A. (2014). Metacognitions, anxiety, and motor fluctuation-related distress in Parkinson’s disease, Journal of Psychosomatic Research.
9                Tanwani, P., Fernie, B.A., Nikčević, A.V., & Spada, M.M. (2014). A systematic review of pharmacological and cognitive behavioural interventions for Impulse Control Disorder in Parkinson’s disease, Psychiatry Research.
8                Fernie, B.A., Maher-Edwards, L., Murphy, G., Nikčević, A.V., & Spada, M.M. (2014).  The metacognitions about symptoms control Scale: development and concurrent validity, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy.
7                Spada, M.M., Giustina, L., Rolandi, S., Fernie, B.A., & Caselli, G. (2014). Profiling metacognition in gambling disorder, Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy.
6                Fernie, B.A., Caselli, G., Giustina, L., Donato, G., Marcotriggiani, A., & Spada, M.M. (2014). Desire thinking as a predictor of gambling. Addictive Behaviors, 39(4), 793-796.
5                Maher-Edwards, L., Fernie, B.A., Murphy, G., Nikčević, A.V. & Spada, M.M. (2012). Metacognitive factors in chronic fatigue syndrome. Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 19(6), 552–557.
4                Maher-Edwards, L., Fernie, B.A., Murphy, G., Wells, A. & Spada, M.M. (2011). Metacognitions and negative emotions as predictors of symptom severity in chronic fatigue syndrome. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 70(4), 311-317.
3                Lindberg, A., Fernie, B.A. & Spada, M.M. (2011). Metacognitions in problem gambling. Journal of Gambling Studies, 27(1), 73-81.
2                Fernie, B.A., Spada, M.M., Nikčević, A.V., Georgiou, G. & Moneta, G.B. (2009). Metacognitive beliefs about procrastination: development and concurrent validity of a self-report questionnaire. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, 23(4), 283-293.
1                Fernie, B.A. & Spada, M.M. (2008). Metacognitions about procrastination: a preliminary investigation. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 36(3), 359-364.

Editorial work

I am on the editorial board of Addictive Behaviours Reports and I have served as a reviewer for this journal as well as for Addictive Behaviours, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, the Cognitive Behaviour Therapist, Cognitive Therapy and Research, the European Journal of Neurology, General Hospital Psychiatry, the Journal of Affective Disorders, the Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, the Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioural Assessment, the Journal of Psychosomatic Research, the Journal of Rational-Emotive Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Learning and Individual Differences, Psychiatry Research, and the Scandinavian Journal.

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