Tee H, Priebe S, Santos C, Xanthopoulou P, Webber M, Giacco D (2020). Helping people with psychosis to expand their social networks: the stakeholders' views. BMC Psychiatry vol. 20, (1) 10.1186/s12888-020-2445-4

Qualitative study exploring service-user and professional stakeholders' views of the main considerations required when developing interventions that aim to reduce social isolation in people with psychosis.  

  

Mbanu J (2020). Understanding how patients with psychosis would prefer to be contacted about research. Psychosis vol 12. 10.1080/17522439.2020.1798490 

Qualitative study exploring preference of contact method for research by service users with schizophrenia, highlighting attitudes towards methods of contact and discussing implications for research engagement. 

 

Donaghy J, Buhagiar K, Xanthopoulou P, Ngamaba K, Priebe S, Giacco D (2021). Routine participation in sports and fitness activities among out-patients with psychotic disorders: A multi-site cross-sectional survey in England. Journal of Mental Health and Physical Activity vol 20. Publication_RP-PG-0615-20009_JournalofMentalHealthandPhyscialactivity_final.pdf

Cross-sectional study survey exploring participation in sports and fitness activities among out-patients with psychotic disorders. The study establishes whether the sample meet the WHO recommendations for weekly physical exercise and the relationship between levels of activity and participant variables (e.g. age, gender, etc.)

 

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