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Publications: Miss Victoria Bird

McNamee P, Matanov A, Jerome L, Kerry S, Walker N, Feng Y, Molodynski A, Scott S et al. ( 2022 ) . Clinical- and cost-effectiveness of a technology-supported and solution-focused intervention (DIALOG+) in treatment of patients with chronic depression—study protocol for a multi-site, cluster randomised controlled trial [TACK] . Trials vol. 23 , ( 1 )
Gómez-Restrepo C, Sarmiento-Suárez MJ, Alba-Saavedra M, Bird VJ, Priebe S, van Loggerenberg F ( 2022 ) . Adapting DIALOG+ in a School Setting-A Tool to Support Well-being and Resilience in Adolescents Living in Postconflict Areas During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Exploratory Study . JMIR Res Protoc vol. 11 , ( 11 )
Diez-Canseco F, Toyama M, Hidalgo-Padilla L, Bird VJ ( 2022 ) . Systematic Review of Policies and Interventions to Prevent Sexual Harassment in the Workplace in Order to Prevent Depression . International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health vol. 19 , ( 20 )
Bird VJ, Davis S, Jawed A, Qureshi O, Ramachandran P, Shahab A, Venkatraman L ( 2022 ) . Implementing psychosocial interventions within low and middle-income countries to improve community-based care for people with psychosis—A situation analysis . Frontiers in Psychiatry vol. 13 ,
Gómez-Restrepo C, Marroquín-Rivera A, Calvo-Valderrama MG, Ospina-Pinillos L, Sureshkumar DS, Bird VJ ( 2022 ) . Stakeholder perspectives on a patient-centred intervention (DIALOG+) for adolescents with common mental disorders in Colombia: A qualitative study . PLoS ONE vol. 17 , ( 8 August )
Rajabzadeh V, McGrath M, van Loggerenberg F, Bird VJ, Priebe S ( 2022 ) . What are the expectations and experiences of a GMH research programme delivered in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Colombia and Uganda? A prospective longitudinal qualitative study . BMJ Open vol. 12 , ( 6 )
Ramírez SM, Cabarique C, Ortiz N, Uribe-Restrepo JM, Bird V, Priebe S, Gómez-Restrepo C ( 2022 ) . Experience with the use of the DIALOG+ Intervention in Patients with Severe Mental Illness in Outpatient Services in Colombia . Revista Colombiana de Psiquiatria
Saleem S, Baig A, Sajun S, Bird V, Priebe S, Pasha A ( 2021 ) . A mixed methods exploration of the role of multi-family groups in community treatment of patients with depression and anxiety in Pakistan . International Journal of Mental Health Systems vol. 15 , ( 1 )
Matanov A, McNamee P, Akther S, Barber N, Bird V ( 2021 ) . Acceptability of a technology-supported and solution-focused intervention (DIALOG+) for chronic depression: views of service users and clinicians . BMC Psychiatry vol. 21 , ( 1 )
Calvo-Valderrama MG, Marroquín-Rivera A, Burn E, Ospina-Pinillos L, Bird V, Gómez-Restrepo C ( 2021 ) . Adapting a mental health intervention for adolescents during the covid-19 pandemic: Web-based synchronous focus group study . JMIR Formative Research vol. 5 , ( 11 )
Anderson K, Giacco D, Bird V, Bauer M, Pfennig A, Lasalvia A, Ruggeri M, Lorant V et al. ( 2021 ) . Do outcomes of psychiatric hospital treatment differ for migrants and non-migrants? . Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology vol. 56 , ( 11 ) 1957 - 1965 .
Priebe S, Fung C, Brusco LI, Carbonetti F, Gómez-Restrepo C, Uribe M, DIez-Canseco F, Smuk M et al. ( 2021 ) . Which resources help young people to prevent and overcome mental distress in deprived urban areas in Latin America? A protocol for a prospective cohort study . BMJ Open vol. 11 , ( 9 )
Bird V, He FJ, Heritage P, Kelly P, MacGregor G, Martineau A, McCoy D, Montag D et al. ( 2021 ) . The United Kingdom's global health funding cuts will exacerbate inequities . Nat Microbiol
Rajabzadeh V, Burn E, Sajun SZ, Suzuki M, Bird VJ, Priebe S ( 2021 ) . Understanding global mental health: A conceptual review . BMJ Global Health vol. 6 , ( 3 )
Dilgul M, Hickling LM, Antonie D, Priebe S, Bird VJ ( 2021 ) . Virtual Reality Group Therapy for the Treatment of Depression: A Qualitative Study on Stakeholder Perspectives . Frontiers in Virtual Reality vol. 1 ,
Mosler F, Priebe S, Bird V ( 2020 ) . Routine measurement of satisfaction with life and treatment aspects in mental health patients – the DIALOG scale in East London . BMC Health Services Research vol. 20 , ( 1 )
Smith P, Nicaise P, Giacco D, Bird VJ, Bauer M, Ruggeri M, Welbel M, Pfennig A et al. ( 2020 ) . Use of psychiatric hospitals and social integration of patients with psychiatric disorders: a prospective cohort study in five European countries . Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology vol. 55 , ( 11 ) 1425 - 1438 .
Dilgul M, Martinez J, Laxhman N, Priebe S, Bird V ( 2020 ) . Cognitive behavioural therapy in virtual reality treatments across mental health conditions: a systematic review . Consortium Psychiatricum vol. 1 , ( 1 ) 30 - 46 .
Priebe S, Borrero A, Bird V, Kulenovic A, Giacco D, Restrepo C, Hanna F, Sandrasagary J et al. ( 2019 ) . Possibilities for the future of global mental health: a scenario planning approach . BMC Psychiatry vol. 19 , 392 - 392 .
Nicaise P, Giacco D, Soltmann B, Pfennig A, Miglietta E, Lasalvia A, Welbel M, Wciórka J et al. ( 2019 ) . Healthcare system performance in continuity of care for patients with severe mental illness: A comparison of five European countries . Health Policy vol. 124 , ( 1 ) 25 - 36 .
Gastaldon C, Mosler F, Toner S, Tedeschi F, Bird VJ, Barbui C, Priebe S ( 2019 ) . Are trials of psychological and psychosocial interventions for schizophrenia and psychosis included in the NICE guidelines pragmatic? A systematic review . PLoS One vol. 14 , ( 9 )
Priebe S, Conneely M, McCabe R, Bird V ( 2019 ) . What can clinicians do to improve outcomes across psychiatric treatments: a conceptual review of non-specific components . Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci1 - 8 .
Priebe S, Fung C, Sajun SZ, Alinaitwe R, Giacco D, Gómez-Restrepo C, Kulenoviĉ AD, Nakasujja N et al. ( 2019 ) . Resource-oriented interventions for patients with severe mental illnesses in low-and middle-income countries: Trials in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Colombia and Uganda . BMC Psychiatry vol. 19 , ( 1 )
Klingemann J, Welbel M, Nicaise P, Priebe S, Matanov A, Bird V, Moskalewicz J ( 2019 ) . Assessment and Treatment of Patients with Comorbidity of Mental Health Problems and Alcohol Use Disorders: Experiences of Clinicians and Patients in the UK and Poland . Alcohol and Alcoholism
Lax-Pericall MT, Bird V, Taylor E ( 2019 ) . Gender and psychiatric disorders in children with epilepsy. A meta-analysis . Epilepsy Behav vol. 94 , 144 - 150 .
Giacco D, Bird VJ, Ahmad T, Bauer M, Lasalvia A, Lorant V, Miglietta E, Moskalewicz J et al. ( 2019 ) . The same or different psychiatrists for in- and out-patient treatment? A multi-country natural experiment - ADDENDUM . Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci1 - 1 .
BIRD VJ, Miglietta E, GIACCO D, Bauer M, GREENBERG L, Lorant V, Moskalewicz J, Nicaise P et al. ( 2019 ) . Factors associated with satisfaction of inpatient psychiatric care: A cross country comparison . Psychological Medicine
Smith P, Nicaise P, Giacco D, Bird VJ, Bauer M, Ruggeri M, Welbel M, Pfennig A et al. ( 2018 ) . Predictors of personal continuity of care of patients with severe mental illness: A comparison across five European countries . European Psychiatry vol. 56 , 69 - 74 .
Giacco D, Bird VJ, Ahmad T, Bauer M, Lasalvia A, Lorant V, Miglietta E, Moskalewicz J et al. ( 2018 ) . The same or different psychiatrists for in- and out-patient treatment? A multi-country natural experiment . Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci1 - 9 .
Chevalier A, Ntala E, Fung C, Priebe S, Bird VJ ( 2018 ) . Exploring the initial experience of hospitalisation to an acute psychiatric ward . PLoS One vol. 13 , ( 9 ) e0203457 - e0203457 .
CASSIDY M, BIRD V, PRIEBE S, Visentini C ( 2018 ) . Social networks of patients with chronic depression: a systematic review . Journal of Affective Disorders
Bird VJ, Giacco D, Nicaise P, Pfennig A, Lasalvia A, Welbel M, Priebe S ( 2018 ) . In-patient treatment in functional and sectorised care: Patient satisfaction and length of stay . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 212 , ( 2 ) 81 - 87 .
Dimitri G, Giacco D, Bauer M, Bird VJ, Greenberg L, Lasalvia A, Lorant V, Moskalewicz J et al. ( 2018 ) . Predictors of length of stay in psychiatric inpatient units: Does their effect vary across countries? . European Psychiatry vol. 48 , 6 - 12 .
Giacco D, Amering M, Bird V, Craig T, Ducci G, Gallinat J, Gillard SG, Greacen T et al. ( 2016 ) . Scenarios for the future of mental health care: a social perspective . Lancet Psychiatry vol. 4 , ( 3 ) 257 - 260 .
Macpherson R, Pesola F, Leamy M, Bird V, Le Boutillier C, Williams J, Slade M ( 2016 ) . The relationship between clinical and recovery dimensions of outcome in mental health . Schizophrenia Research vol. 175 , ( 1-3 ) 142 - 147 .
Wallace G, Bird V, Leamy M, Bacon F, Le Boutillier C, Janosik M, MacPherson R, Williams J et al. ( 2016 ) . Service user experiences of REFOCUS: a process evaluation of a pro-recovery complex intervention . Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology vol. 51 ,
Leamy M, Clarke E, Le Boutillier C, Bird V, Choudhury R, MacPherson R, Pesola F, Sabas K et al. ( 2016 ) . Recovery practice in community mental health teams: national survey . The British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 209 , ( 4 ) 340 - 346 .
Giacco D, Bird VJ, McCrone P ( 2016 ) . Erratum: Specialised teams or personal continuity across inpatient and outpatient mental healthcare? Study protocol for a natural experiment (BMJ Open (2015) 5 (e008996)) . BMJ Open vol. 6 , ( 1 )
Pesola F, Williams J, Bird V, Freidl M, Le Boutillier C, Leamy M, Macpherson R, Slade M ( 2015 ) . Development and evaluation of an Individualized Outcome Measure (IOM) for randomized controlled trials in mental health . International journal of methods in psychiatric research vol. 24 , ( 4 ) 257 - 265 .
Slade M, Bird V, Le Boutillier C, Farkas M, Grey B, Larsen J, Leamy M, Oades L et al. ( 2015 ) . Development of the REFOCUS intervention to increase mental health team support for personal recovery . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 207 , ( 6 ) 544 - 550 .
Williams J, Leamy M, Pesola F, Bird V, Le Boutillier C, Slade M ( 2015 ) . Psychometric evaluation of the Questionnaire about the Process of Recovery (QPR) . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 207 , ( 6 ) 551 - 555 .
Le Boutillier C, Slade M, Lawrence V, Bird VJ, Chandler R, Farkas M, Harding C, Larsen J et al. ( 2015 ) . Competing Priorities: Staff Perspectives on Supporting Recovery . Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research vol. 42 , ( 4 ) 429 - 438 .
Le Boutillier C, Chevalier A, Lawrence V, Leamy M, Bird VJ, Macpherson R, Williams J, Slade M ( 2015 ) . Staff understanding of recovery-orientated mental health practice: A systematic review and narrative synthesis . Implementation Science vol. 10 , ( 1 )
Slade M, Bird V, Clarke E, Le Boutillier C, McCrone P, Macpherson R, Pesola F, Wallace G et al. ( 2015 ) . Supporting recovery in patients with psychosis through care by community-based adult mental health teams (REFOCUS): A multisite, cluster, randomised, controlled trial . The Lancet Psychiatry vol. 2 , ( 6 ) 503 - 514 .
van der Krieke L, Bird V, Leamy M, Bacon F, Dunn R, Pesola F, Janosik M, Le Boutillier C et al. ( 2015 ) . The feasibility of implementing recovery, psychosocial and pharmacological interventions for psychosis: Comparison study . Implementation Science vol. 10 , ( 1 )
Williams J, Leamy M, Bird V, Le Boutillier C, Norton S, Pesola F, Slade M ( 2015 ) . Development and evaluation of the INSPIRE measure of staff support for personal recovery . Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology vol. 50 , ( 5 ) 777 - 786 .
Giacco D, Bird VJ, McCrone P, Lorant V, Nicaise P, Pfennig A, Bauer M, Ruggeri M et al. ( 2015 ) . Specialised teams or personal continuity across inpatient and outpatient mental healthcare? Study protocol for a natural experiment . BMJ Open vol. 5 , ( 11 )
Schrank B, Riches S, Bird V, Murray J, Tylee A, Slade M ( 2014 ) . A conceptual framework for improving well-being in people with a diagnosis of psychosis . Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences vol. 23 , ( 4 ) 377 - 387 .
Mitchell AJ, Bird V, Rizzo M, Hussain S, Meader N ( 2014 ) . Accuracy of one or two simple questions to identify alcohol-use disorder in primary care: A meta-analysis . British Journal of General Practice vol. 64 , ( 624 )
Leamy M, Clarke E, Le Boutillier C, Bird V, Janosik M, Sabas K, Riley G, Williams J et al. ( 2014 ) . Implementing a complex intervention to support personal recovery: A qualitative study nested within a cluster randomised controlled trial . PLoS ONE vol. 9 , ( 5 )
Bird VJ, Le Boutillier C, Leamy M, Williams J, Bradstreet S, Slade M ( 2014 ) . Evaluating the feasibility of complex interventions in mental health services: Standardised measure and reporting guidelines . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 204 , ( 4 ) 316 - 321 .
Bird V, Leamy M, Tew J, Le Boutillier C, Williams J, Slade M ( 2014 ) . Fit for purpose? Validation of a conceptual framework for personal recovery with current mental health consumers . Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry vol. 48 , ( 7 ) 644 - 653 .
Copeland J, Thornicroft G, Bird V, Bowis J, Slade M ( 2014 ) . Global priorities of civil society for mental health services: Findings from a 53 country survey . World Psychiatry vol. 13 , ( 2 ) 198 - 200 .
Shanks V, Williams J, Leamy M, Bird VJ, Le Boutillier C, Slade M ( 2013 ) . Measures of personal recovery: A systematic review . Psychiatric Services vol. 64 , ( 10 ) 974 - 980 .
Schrank B, Bird V, Tylee A, Coggins T, Rashid T, Slade M ( 2013 ) . Conceptualising and measuring the well-being of people with psychosis: Systematic review and narrative synthesis . Social Science and Medicine vol. 92 , 9 - 21 .
Gilburt H, Slade M, Bird V, Oduola S, Craig TKJ ( 2013 ) . Promoting recovery-oriented practice in mental health services: A quasi-experimental mixed-methods study . BMC Psychiatry vol. 13 ,
Slade M, Leamy M, Bird V, le Boutillier C ( 2013 ) . Mental health services and recovery . Improving Mental Health Care: The Global Challenge ,
Bird VJ, Le Boutillier C, Leamy M, Larsen J, Oades LG, Williams J, Slade M ( 2012 ) . Assessing the strengths of mental health consumers: A systematic review . Psychological Assessment vol. 24 , ( 4 ) 1024 - 1033 .
Slade M, Leamy M, Bacon F, Janosik M, Le Boutillier C, Williams J, Bird V ( 2012 ) . International differences in understanding recovery: Systematic review . Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences vol. 21 , ( 4 ) 353 - 364 .
Williams J, Leamy M, Bird V, Harding C, Larsen J, Le Boutillier C, Oades L, Slade M ( 2012 ) . Measures of the recovery orientation of mental health services: Systematic review . Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology vol. 47 , ( 11 ) 1827 - 1835 .
Mitchell AJ, Meader N, Bird V, Rizzo M ( 2012 ) . Clinical recognition and recording of alcohol disorders by clinicians in primary and secondary care: Meta-analysis . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 201 , ( 2 ) 93 - 100 .
( 2012 ) . Supplemental Material for Assessing the Strengths of Mental Health Consumers: A Systematic Review . Psychological Assessment
Tew J, Ramon S, Slade M, Bird V, Melton J, Le Boutillier C ( 2012 ) . Social factors and recovery from mental health difficulties: A review of the evidence . British Journal of Social Work vol. 42 , ( 3 ) 443 - 460 .
Schrank B, Bird V, Rudnick A, Slade M ( 2012 ) . Determinants, self-management strategies and interventions for hope in people with mental disorders: Systematic search and narrative review . Social Science and Medicine vol. 74 , ( 4 ) 554 - 564 .
Slade M, Williams J, Bird V, Leamy M, Le Boutillier C ( 2012 ) . Recovery grows up . Journal of Mental Health vol. 21 , ( 2 ) 99 - 103 .
Kendall T, Bird V, Cantwell R, Taylor C ( 2012 ) . To meta-analyse or not to meta-analyse: Abortion, birth and mental health . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 200 , ( 1 ) 12 - 14 .
Meader N, Mitchell AJ, Chew-Graham C, Goldberg D, Rizzo M, Bird V, Kessler D, Packham J et al. ( 2011 ) . Case identification of depression in patients with chronic physical health problems: A diagnostic accuracy meta-analysis of 113 studies . British Journal of General Practice vol. 61 , ( 593 )
Leamy M, Bird V, Le Boutillier C, Williams J, Slade M ( 2011 ) . Conceptual framework for personal recovery in mental health: Systematic review and narrative synthesis . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 199 , ( 6 ) 445 - 452 .
Le Boutillier C, Leamy M, Bird VJ, Davidson L, Williams J, Slade M ( 2011 ) . What does recovery mean in practice? A qualitative analysis of international recovery-oriented practice guidance . Psychiatric Services vol. 62 , ( 12 ) 1470 - 1476 .
Slade M, Bird V, Le Boutillier C, Williams J, McCrone P, Leamy M ( 2011 ) . REFOCUS Trial: Protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of a pro-recovery intervention within community based mental health teams . BMC Psychiatry vol. 11 ,
Le Boutillier C, Bird V, Leamy M, Williams J, Slade M ( 2011 ) . Personal recovery and mental health services: a practice framework . Psychiatrische Praxis . vol. 38 ,
Bird V, Craig T, Leamy M, Le Boutillier C, Williams J ( 2011 ) . Supporting the recovery of black individuals who use adult community mental health services . Psychiatrische Praxis . vol. 38 ,
Leamy M, Le Boutillier C, Bird V, Slade M, Williams J ( 2011 ) . The REFOCUS randomised controlled trial: lessons and early findings . Psychiatrische Praxis . vol. 38 ,
Williams J, Bird V, Leamy M, Le Boutillier C, Slade M ( 2011 ) . The development of a new measure of recovery . Psychiatrische Praxis . vol. 38 ,
Bird VJ, Premkumar P, Kendall T, Whittington C, Mitchell J, Kuipers E ( 2011 ) . Authors' reply . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 198 , ( 3 )
Taylor D, Meader N, Bird V, Pilling S, Creed F, Goldberg D ( 2011 ) . Pharmacological interventions for people with depression and chronic physical health problems: Systematic review and meta-analyses of safety and efficacy . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 198 , ( 3 ) 179 - 188 .
Douglas-Hall P, Curran S, Bird V, Taylor D ( 2011 ) . Aripiprazole: a review of its use in the treatment of irritability associated with autistic disorder patients aged 6-17 . J Cent Nerv Syst Dis vol. 3 , 143 - 153 .
Slade M, Bird V, Chandler R, Fox J, Larsen J, Tew J, Leamy M ( 2010 ) . The contribution of advisory committees and public involvement to large studies: case study . BMC Health Services Research vol. 10 , ( 1 ) Article 323 , 323 - 323 .
Bird V, Premkumar P, Kendall T, Whittington C, Mitchell J, Kuipers E ( 2010 ) . Early intervention services, cognitive-behavioural therapy and family intervention in early psychosis: Systematic review . British Journal of Psychiatry vol. 197 , ( 5 ) 350 - 356 .
Mitchell AJ, Bird V, Rizzo M, Meader N ( 2010 ) . Diagnostic validity and added value of the geriatric depression scale for depression in primary care: A meta analysis of GDS<inf>30</inf> and GDS <inf>15</inf> . Journal of Affective Disorders vol. 125 , ( 1-3 ) 10 - 17 .
Mitchell AJ, Bird V, Rizzo M, Meader N ( 2010 ) . Which version of the geriatric depression scale is most useful in medical settings and nursing homes? diagnostic validity meta-analysis . American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry vol. 18 , ( 12 ) 1066 - 1077 .
Choudhury S, Charman T, Bird V, Blakemore SJ ( 2007 ) . Adolescent development of motor imagery in a visually guided pointing task . Consciousness and Cognition vol. 16 , ( 4 ) 886 - 896 .
Choudhury S, Charman T, Bird V, Blakemore SJ ( 2007 ) . Development of action representation during adolescence . Neuropsychologia vol. 45 , ( 2 ) 255 - 262 .