MA (Hons) MPhil (Clinical Pychology) DPhil CPsychol FBPsS
Interim Deputy Director (Academic & Research) / Senior Research Tutor
Responsible for day to day organisation of the research component of the Oxford Doctoral Training Course in Clinical Psychology.
Investigating the effectiveness of brief cognitive reappraisal training to reduce fear in adolescents.
Shore T. et al, (2017), Cogn Emot, 31, 806 - 815
negative self schema in dieters
Cooper MJ. and greer S., (2016), Journal of Eating Disorders
Development and Validation of a Short Version of the Supervisory Relationship Questionnaire.
Cliffe T. et al, (2016), Clin Psychol Psychother, 23, 77 - 86
Parental Bonding and Body Mass Index in a Female Community Sample: The Mediating Role of Eating Disorder Thoughts and Core Beliefs.
Cooper MJ. and Young E., (2016), Behav Cogn Psychother, 44, 123 - 127
Do female dieters have an "eating disorder" self-schema?
Greer S. and Cooper M., (2016), J Eat Disord, 4
Eating disorders and a range of topics related to these.
Yiend, J., Parnes, C., Shepherd, K., Roche, M-K., Cooper, M.J. (in press). Negative self beliefs in eating disorders: a cognitive bias modification study. Clinical Psychology Science.
Shuttlewood, E., Dalton, L. & Cooper, M.J. (in press). Developing a measure of appraisal: A psychometric analysis of the parental appraisal of cleft questionnaire (PACQ). The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal.
Young, E. & Cooper, M.J. (2013). Applying a cognitive model to binge eating in a female community sample. Eating Behaviours, 14, 296-398.
Tillotson, Z., Cooper, M.J. & Turner, H. (2013). Pregnancy and the self: A qualitative exploration of the impact of pregnancy on self-identity and the relational self in women with a history of anorexia nervosa. Advances in Eating Disorders, 1, 195-206.
Reinecke, A., Waldenmaier, L., Cooper, M.J. & Harmer, C.J. (2013). Changes in automatic threat processing precede and predict clinical changes with exposure-based cognitive-behaviour therapy for panic disorder. Biological Psychiatry, 73, 1064-1070.
Cooper, M.J. (2013). How to do research in a career as a clinical psychologist: A personal perspective on motivation, personal, strategic and opportunistic factors. Clinical Psychology, 37-40.
Cooper, M.J. & Proudfoot, J. (2013). Positive core beliefs and their relationship to eating disorder symptoms in women. European Eating Disorders Review, 21, 155-159.
Mason, Z., Turner, H. & Cooper, M.J. (2012). The experience of pregnancy in women with a history of anorexia nervosa: an interpretive phenomenological analysis. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 1, 59-67.
Manser, R., Cooper, M. & Trefusis, J. (2012). Beliefs about emotions as a metacognitive construct: initial development of a self-report questionnaire measure and preliminary investigation in relation to emotion regulation. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 19, 235-246.
Pearce, N., Beinart, H., Clohessy, S. & Cooper, M.J. (2012). Development and validation of the Supervisory Relationship Questionnaire. British Journal of Psychology, 52, 249-268.
Pringle, A., Browning, M., Cooper, M.J. & Harmer, C.J. (2012). Acute low dose typtophan depletion in volunteers at high risk of eating disorders. Eating Behaviours, 13, 154-157.
Cooper, M.J. (2012). Cognitive behavioural models in eating disorders. In J.Fox & K.Goss (Eds). Eating and its disorders. Oxford: Wiley Blackwell.
Pringle, A., Ashworth, F., Norbury, R., Harmer, C.J. & Cooper, M.J. (2011). Neural correlates of the processing of self-referent processing information in bulimia nervosa. Neuropsychologia, 41, 2375-2384.
Ashworth, F., Pringle, A., Norbury, R., Harmer, C.J., Cowen, P.J. & Cooper, M.J. (2011). Neural response to angry and disgusted faces in bulimia nervosa. Psychological Medicine, 49, 3272-3278.
Cooper, M.J. (2011). Working with imagery to modify core beliefs in people with eating disorders: a clinical protocol. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 18, 454-465.
Warren, L. & Cooper, M.J. (2011). Understanding your own and other’s minds: the relationship to eating disorder related symptoms. European Eating Disorders Review, 19, 417-425.
Cooper, M.J. & Bowers, W. (2011). Cognitive behaviour therapy for eating disorders, commentary. In Liu, A. (Ed). Restoring our bodies, reclaiming our lives: guidance and reflections on recovery from eating disorders. Trumpeter Books: Boston, Massachusetts.
Reinecke, A., Cooper, M.J., Favaron, E., Massey-Chase, R. & Harmer, C.J. (2011). Attentional bias in untreated panic disorder. Psychiatry Research, 185, 387-393.
Cooper, M.J. & Warren, L. (2011). The relationship between body weight (body mass index) and attachment history in young women. Eating Behaviours, 12, 94-96.
Pringle, A., Harmer, C.J. & Cooper, M.J. (2010). Biases in emotional processing are associated with vulnerability to eating disorders over time. Eating Behaviours, 12, 56-59.
Fairchild, H. & Cooper, M.J. (2010). A multidimensional measure of core beliefs relevant to eating disorders: Preliminary development and validation. Eating Behaviours, 11, 239-246.
Pringle, A., Harmer, C. J. & Cooper, M.J. (2010). Investigating vulnerability to eating disorders: Biases in emotional processing. Psychological Medicine, 40, 645-655.
Lawrence, C., Jones, J. & Cooper, M.J. (2010). Hearing voices in a non-psychiatric population. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 38, 363-373.
Paloma, M., Beinart, H. & Cooper, M.J. (2010). Development and validation of the Supervisory Relationship Questionnaire (SRQ) in UK trainee clinical psychologists. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 49, 131-149.