Supervision

Research Students

PhD students
Alicia Salamanca (Doctor of Philosophy, PhD) Assessing the efficacy of a culturally adapted Cognitive Behavioural Internet-Delivered Treatment for college students with depressive symptoms in Colombia.
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

Emma O’ Brien (Doctorate in Clinical Psychology) Contributions of therapist behaviours to therapeutic alliance and outcome in iCBT for depression and anxiety.
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Charlotte Wilson

Nora Eilert (Doctorate in Counselling Psychology) Following up internet-based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy: CBT skills usage and its mediation of outcomes throughout follow-up.
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

Previous Students

2016 – 2017
Judith Burke (MSc Applied Psychology) Training, being responsive nad building alliance online: Exploring the experiences of volunteer supporters in an iCBT intervention for depression
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Tim Trimble

Rand Hassan (MSc Applied Psychology) Examining the cultural relevance among Asian minority groups of an internet-delivered CBT intervention for depression and anxiety.
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

2015 – 2016
Phelim Tierney (MSc Applied Psychology) Outcomes from the waiting list group in an internet-delivered intervention for depression.
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

Caroline Earley (MSc Applied Psychology) Preventing depression: examining the benefits of depression-focused iCBT for participants who do not meet clinical thresholds
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

Jackie Boland (MSc Applied Psychology) Investigating the imapct of an internet-delivered stress intervention on teenagers
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Charlotte Wilson

John O Burke (MSc Applied Psychology) Helpful aspects of therapy in an online intervention for anxiety
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

Sinead D’Arcy-Bewick (MSc Applied Psychology) Acceptability, Feasibility, and Satisfaction of an Internet-delivered Treatment for Generalised Anxiety Disorder
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Tim Trimble

2014 – 2015
Lisa Murphy (MSc Applied Psychology) Internet-delivered treatment for depression: A randomized controlled trial, examining depression and quality of life outcomes
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

2013 – 2014
Amy Walsh (MSc Applied Psychology) Users’ experiences and engagement with the design features/strategies used in Silvercloud Health online programme (MindBalance Anxiety) for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak

Eileen Maher (MSc CBT) An exploration of ‘Mind Balance’ an internet-delivered programme for depression in a Health Service Executive secondary care setting in Ireland
Supervisors: Derek Richards & Ladislav Timulak