Journal of Depression and Anxiety

Journal of Depression and Anxiety
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-1044

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Adrian Wells

Adrian Wells

University of Manchester, School of Psychological Sciences, Rawnsley Building, Manchester Royal Infirmary Oxford Road, UK

Dr. Adrian Wells' done Ph.D Clinical Psychology from Aston university, His research interests are in the areas of cognitive theory and therapy, emotional disorders and metacognitive therapy. He has contributed to an understanding of mechanisms underlying general vulnerability to disorder, and the development of new treatments for social anxiety disorder, generalised anxiety, trauma reactions, and obsessions. His book: Attention and Emotion: A Clinical Perspective (co-authored with G. Matthews) was awarded the 1998 British Psychological Society Book Award for significant contributions to psychology.
Research Interest
  1. Information processing and emotional disorders
  2. Metacognitive therapy
  3. Cognitive behavioural therapies
  4. Anxiety disorders and phobias: nature and treatment
  5. Social anxiety disorder
  6. Worry and intrusive thoughts
  7. Post-traumatic stress: predictors and treatment
  8. Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  9. Depression

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