Professor Michael Barkham
Clinical Psychology Unit
Department of Psychology
The University of Sheffield
Sheffield S10 2TP, UK
Tel: (+44) (0)114 222 26527
Fax: (+44) (0)114 222 6610
Teaching and administrative duties
I teach on module PSY319: Clinical Psychology.
Current Postgraduate Students
- Nicholas Firth (DClin Psy): A multi-level modelling approach to investigating therapist effects and factors influencing therapy outcome with IAPT low intensity workers (joint supervisor with Dr Stephen Kellett)
- Katharine Harvey (DClin Psy): Identifying client and therapist predictors of no reliable client change in routine clinical practice
- Keeley Rolling (DClin Psy)
- Jo-Ann Pereira (PhD)
A list of key publications can be found below. For a full list of publications please click here
- Barkham M, Moller NP & Pybis J (2017) How should we evaluate research on counselling and the treatment of depression? A case study on how the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence's draft 2018 guideline for depression considered what counts as best evidence. Counselling and Psychotherapy Research, 17(4), 253-268. View this article in WRRO
- Pybis J, Saxon D, Hill A & Barkham M (2017) The comparative effectiveness and efficiency of cognitive behaviour therapy and generic counselling in the treatment of depression: evidence from the 2(nd) UK National Audit of psychological therapies. BMC Psychiatry, 17(1). View this article in WRRO
- Saxon D, Ashley K, Bishop-Edwards L, Connell J, Harrison P, Ohlsen S, Hardy GE, Kellett S, Mukuria C, Mank T, Bower P, Bradburn M, Brazier J, Elliott R, Gabriel L, King M, Pilling S, Shaw S, Waller G & Barkham M (2017) A pragmatic randomised controlled trial assessing the non-inferiority of counselling for depression versus cognitive-behaviour therapy for patients in primary care meeting a diagnosis of moderate or severe depression (PRaCTICED): Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.. Trials, 18(1), 93-93. View this article in WRRO
- Saxon D & Barkham M (2012) Patterns of therapist variability: therapist effects and the contribution of patient severity and risk.. J Consult Clin Psychol, 80(4), 535-546. View this article in WRRO
- Mavranezouli I, Brazier JE, Young TA & Barkham M (2011) Using rasch analysis to form plausible health states amenable to valuation: The development of CORE-6D from a measure of common mental health problems (CORE-OM). Quality of Life Research, 20(3), 321-333. View this article in WRRO
- Stiles WB, Barkham M, Mellor-Clark J & Connell J (2008) Effectiveness of cognitive-behavioural, person-centred, and psychodynamic therapies in UK primary-care routine practice: replication in a larger sample.. Psychol Med, 38(5), 677-688.
- Barkham M, Connell J, Stiles WB, Miles JNV, Margison F, Evans C & Mellor-Clark J (2006) Dose-effect relations and responsive regulation of treatment duration: the good enough level.. J Consult Clin Psychol, 74(1), 160-167.
- Lutz W, Leach C, Barkham M, Lucock M, Stiles WB, Evans C, Noble R & Iveson S (2005) Predicting change for individual psychotherapy clients on the basis of their nearest neighbors.. J Consult Clin Psychol, 73(5), 904-913.