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Byrow Y; Pajak R; McMahon T; Rajouria A; Nickerson A, 2019, 'Barriers to mental health help-seeking amongst refugee men', International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph16152634

Liddell BJ; Nickerson A; Sartor L; Ivancic L; Bryant RA, 2019, 'Corrigendum to “The generational gap: Mental disorder prevalence and disability amongst first and second generation immigrants in Australia” [J. Psychiatr Res. 83 (2016):103–111](S0022395616302370)(10.1016/j.jpsychires.2016.08.011)', Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 118, pp. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2019.08.006

Bryant RA; Edwards B; Creamer M; O'Donnell M; Forbes D; Felmingham KL; Silove D; Steel Z; McFarlane AC; Van Hooff M; Nickerson A; Hadzi-Pavlovic D, 2019, 'A population study of prolonged grief in refugees', Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S2045796019000386

Newnham EA; Pearman A; Olinga-Shannon S; Nickerson A, 2019, 'The mental health effects of visa insecurity for refugees and people seeking asylum: a latent class analysis', International Journal of Public Health, vol. 64, pp. 763 - 772, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-019-01249-6

Nickerson A; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Edwards B; O’Donnell M; Creamer M; Felmingham KL; Forbes D; McFarlane AC; Silove D; Steel Z; van Hoof M; Bryant RA, 2019, 'Identifying distinctive psychological symptom profiles among a nationally representative sample of refugees resettled in Australia', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, pp. 4867419846403, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867419846403

Liddell BJ; Cheung J; Outhred T; Das P; Malhi GS; Felmingham KL; Nickerson A; Den M; Askovic M; Coello M; Aroche J; Bryant RA, 2019, 'Neural Correlates of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms, Trauma Exposure, and Postmigration Stress in Response to Fear Faces in Resettled Refugees', Clinical Psychological Science, vol. 7, pp. 811 - 825, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2167702619841047

Nickerson A; Byrow Y; Pajak R; Mcmahon T; Bryant RA; Christensen H; Liddell BJ, 2019, ''Tell Your Story': a randomized controlled trial of an online intervention to reduce mental health stigma and increase help-seeking in refugee men with posttraumatic stress', Psychological Medicine, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291719000606

Spiller TR; Liddell BJ; Schick M; Morina N; Schnyder U; Pfaltz M; Bryant RA; Nickerson A, 2019, 'Emotional Reactivity, Emotion Regulation Capacity, and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Traumatized Refugees: An Experimental Investigation', Journal of Traumatic Stress, vol. 32, pp. 32 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jts.22371

Nickerson A; Liddell BJ; Keegan D; Edwards B; Felmingham KL; Forbes D; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; McFarlane AC; O'Donnell M; Silove D; Steel Z; Van Hooff M; Bryant RA, 2019, 'Longitudinal association between trust, psychological symptoms and community engagement in resettled refugees', Psychological Medicine, vol. 49, pp. 1661 - 1669, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291718002246

Bryant RA; Kenny L; Rawson N; Cahill C; Joscelyne A; Garber B; Tockar J; Dawson K; Nickerson A, 2019, 'Efficacy of exposure-based cognitive behaviour therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder in emergency service personnel: a randomised clinical trial', Psychological medicine, vol. 49, pp. 1565 - 1573, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291718002234

Forbes D; Nickerson A; Bryant RA; Creamer M; Silove D; McFarlane AC; Van Hooff M; Phelps A; Felmingham KL; Malhi GS; Steel Z; Fredrickson J; Alkemade N; O’Donnell M, 2019, 'The impact of post-traumatic stress disorder symptomatology on quality of life: The sentinel experience of anger, hypervigilance and restricted affect', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 53, pp. 336 - 349, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867418772917

Bryant RA; Kenny L; Joscelyne A; Rawson N; Maccallum F; Cahill C; Hopwood S; Nickerson A, 2018, 'Erratum: Correction. Treating Prolonged Grief Disorder: A 2-Year Follow-Up of a Randomized Controlled Trial (The Journal of clinical psychiatry (2017) 78 9 (1363-1368) PII: 18lcx12157)', The Journal of clinical psychiatry, vol. 79, http://dx.doi.org/10.4088/JCP.18lcx12157

Schick M; Morina N; Mistridis P; Schnyder U; Bryant RA; Nickerson A, 2018, 'Changes in post-migration living difficulties predict treatment outcome in traumatized refugees', Frontiers in Psychiatry, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00476

Lenferink LIM; Nickerson A; de Keijser J; Smid GE; Boelen PA, 2018, 'Trajectories of grief, depression, and posttraumatic stress in disaster-bereaved people', Depression and Anxiety, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.22850

Le L; Morina N; Schnyder U; Schick M; Bryant RA; Nickerson A, 2018, 'The effects of perceived torture controllability on symptom severity of posttraumatic stress, depression and anger in refugees and asylum seekers: A path analysis', Psychiatry Research, vol. 264, pp. 143 - 150, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2018.03.055

Dowd R; Hunter J; Liddell B; McAdam J; Nickerson A; Bryant R, 2018, 'Filling gaps and verifying facts: Assumptions and credibility assessment in the Australian Refugee Review Tribunal', International Journal of Refugee Law, vol. 30, pp. 71 - 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ijrl/eey017

Hoffman J; Liddell B; Bryant RA; Nickerson A, 2018, 'The relationship between moral injury appraisals, trauma exposure, and mental health in refugees', Depression and Anxiety, vol. 35, pp. 1030 - 1039, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.22787

Lau W; Silove D; Edwards B; Forbes D; Bryant R; McFarlane A; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Steel Z; Nickerson A; Van Hooff M; Felmingham K; Cowlishaw S; Alkemade N; Kartal D; O'Donnell M, 2018, 'Adjustment of refugee children and adolescents in Australia: Outcomes from wave three of the Building a New Life in Australia study', BMC Medicine, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-018-1124-5

Boelen PA; Lenferink LIM; Nickerson A; Smid GE, 2018, 'Evaluation of the factor structure, prevalence, and validity of disturbed grief in DSM-5 and ICD-11', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 240, pp. 79 - 87, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2018.07.041

Specker P; Liddell BJ; Byrow Y; Bryant RA; Nickerson A, 2018, 'A factor analytic investigation of DSM-5 PTSD symptoms in a culturally diverse sample of refugees resettled in Australia', Conflict and Health, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13031-018-0155-z

Le L; Moulds ML; Nickerson AM, 2018, 'Anxiety moderates the effects of stressor controllability and cognitive reappraisal on distress following aversive exposure: An experimental investigation', Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, vol. 60, pp. 87 - 94, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbtep.2018.05.001

Bryant RA; Edwards B; Creamer M; O'Donnell M; Forbes D; Felmingham KL; Silove D; Steel Z; Nickerson A; McFarlane AC; Van Hooff M; Hadzi-Pavlovic D, 2018, 'The effect of post-traumatic stress disorder on refugees' parenting and their children's mental health: a cohort study', The Lancet Public Health, vol. 3, pp. e249 - e258, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2468-2667(18)30051-3

Minihan S; Liddell BJ; Byrow Y; Bryant RA; Nickerson A, 2018, 'Patterns and predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder in refugees: A latent class analysis', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 232, pp. 252 - 259, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2018.02.010

Morina N; Kuenburg A; Schnyder U; Bryant RA; Nickerson A; Schick M, 2018, 'The association of post-traumatic and postmigration stress with pain and other somatic symptoms: An explorative analysis in traumatized refugees and asylum seekers', Pain Medicine (United States), vol. 19, pp. 50 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/pm/pnx005

Liddell BJ; Nickerson A; Bryant RA, 2018, 'Clinical science and torture survivors' rights to rehabilitation', The Lancet Psychiatry, vol. 5, pp. 101 - 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30332-2

Morina N; Bryant RA; Doolan EL; Martin-Sölch C; Plichta MM; Pfaltz MC; Schnyder U; Schick M; Nickerson A, 2018, 'The impact of enhancing perceived self-efficacy in torture survivors', Depression and Anxiety, vol. 35, pp. 58 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.22684

Moul C; Nickerson A, 2017, 'Psychopathic Personality Traits as a Protective Factor against the Development of Intrusive Memories', Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, vol. 8, pp. 2 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.5127/jep.055516

Spiller TR; Schick M; Schnyder U; Bryant RA; Nickerson A; Morina N, 2017, 'Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder in a clinical sample of refugees: a network analysis', EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHOTRAUMATOLOGY, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20008198.2017.1318032

Bryant RA; Kenny L; Joscelyne A; Rawson N; Maccallum F; Cahill C; Hopwood S; Nickerson A, 2017, 'Treating prolonged grief disorder: A 2-year follow-up of a randomized controlled trial', Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, vol. 78, pp. 1363 - 1368, http://dx.doi.org/10.4088/JCP.16m10729

Morina N; Ewers SM; Passardi S; Schnyder U; Knaevelsrud C; Müller J; Bryant RA; Nickerson A; Schick M, 2017, 'Mental health assessments in refugees and asylum seekers: Evaluation of a tablet-assisted screening software', Conflict and Health, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13031-017-0120-2

O'Donnell ML; Schaefer I; Varker T; Kartal D; Forbes D; Bryant RAA; Silove D; Creamer M; McFarlane A; Mahli G; Felmingham K; Van Hoof M; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Nickerson A; Steel Z, 2017, 'A systematic review of person-centered approaches to investigating patterns of trauma exposure', Clinical Psychology Review, vol. 57, pp. 208 - 225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cpr.2017.08.009

Nickerson A; Cloitre M; Bryant RA; Schnyder U; Morina N; Schick M, 2017, 'Response to the letter to the editor regarding ‘the factor structure of complex posttraumatic stress disorder in traumatized refugees’', European Journal of Psychotraumatology, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20008198.2017.1308200

Nickerson A; Schick M; Schnyder U; Bryant RA; Morina N, 2017, 'Comorbidity of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Depression in Tortured, Treatment-Seeking Refugees', Journal of Traumatic Stress, vol. 30, pp. 409 - 415, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jts.22205

Bryant RA; Creamer M; O'Donnell M; Forbes D; Felmingham KL; Silove D; Malhi G; Van Hoof M; McFarlane AC; Nickerson A, 2017, 'Separation from parents during childhood trauma predicts adult attachment security and post-traumatic stress disorder', Psychological Medicine, vol. 47, pp. 2028 - 2035, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291717000472

Doolan EL; Bryant RA; Liddell BJ; Nickerson A, 2017, 'The conceptualization of emotion regulation difficulties, and its association with posttraumatic stress symptoms in traumatized refugees', Journal of Anxiety Disorders, vol. 50, pp. 7 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.janxdis.2017.04.005

Nickerson A; Garber B; Liddell BJ; Litz BT; Hofmann SG; Asnaani A; Ahmed O; Cheung J; Huynh L; Pajak R; Bryant RA, 2017, 'Impact of Cognitive Reappraisal on Negative Affect, Heart Rate, and Intrusive Memories in Traumatized Refugees', Clinical Psychological Science, vol. 5, pp. 497 - 512, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2167702617690857

Morina N; Malek M; Nickerson A; Bryant RA, 2017, 'Meta-analysis of interventions for posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in adult survivors of mass violence in low- and middle-income countries', Depression and Anxiety, vol. 34, pp. 679 - 691, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.22618

Morina N; Malek M; Nickerson A; Bryant RA, 2017, 'Psychological interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder and depression in young survivors of mass violence in low- and middle-income counries: Meta-analysis', British Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 210, pp. 247 - 254, http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.bp.115.180265

Nickerson A; Creamer M; Forbes D; McFarlane AC; O'Donnell ML; Silove D; Steel Z; Felmingham K; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Bryant RA, 2017, 'The longitudinal relationship between post-traumatic stress disorder and perceived social support in survivors of traumatic injury', Psychological Medicine, vol. 47, pp. 115 - 126, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0033291716002361

Tay AK; Rees S; Steel Z; Liddell B; Nickerson A; Tam N; Silove D, 2017, 'The role of grief symptoms and a sense of injustice in the pathways to post-traumatic stress symptoms in post-conflict Timor-Leste', Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, vol. 26, pp. 403 - 413, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S2045796016000317

Haldane J; Nickerson A, 2016, 'The Impact of Interpersonal and Noninterpersonal Trauma on Psychological Symptoms in Refugees: The Moderating Role of Gender and Trauma Type', Journal of Traumatic Stress, vol. 29, pp. 457 - 465, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jts.22132

Spiller TR; Schick M; Schnyder U; Bryant RA; Nickerson A; Morina N, 2016, 'Somatisation and anger are associated with symptom severity of posttraumatic stress disorder in severely traumatised refugees and asylum seekers', Swiss medical weekly, vol. 146, pp. w14311, http://dx.doi.org/10.4414/smw.2016.14311

Nickerson A; Cloitre M; Bryant RA; Schnyder U; Morina N; Schick M, 2016, 'The factor structure of complex posttraumatic stress disorder in traumatized refugees', European Journal of Psychotraumatology, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/ejpt.v7.33253

Morina N; Schnyder U; Schick M; Nickerson A; Bryant RA, 2016, 'Attachment style and interpersonal trauma in refugees', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 50, pp. 1161 - 1168, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867416631432

Liddell BJ; Nickerson A; Sartor L; Ivancic L; Bryant RA, 2016, 'The generational gap: Mental disorder prevalence and disability amongst first and second generation immigrants in Australia', Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 83, pp. 103 - 111, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2016.08.011

Li SSY; Liddell BJ; Nickerson A, 2016, 'The Relationship Between Post-Migration Stress and Psychological Disorders in Refugees and Asylum Seekers', Current Psychiatry Reports, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11920-016-0723-0

Schick M; Zumwald A; Knopfli B; Nickerson A; Bryant RA; Schnyder U; Muller J; Morina N, 2016, 'Challenging future, challenging past: The relationship of social integration and psychological impairment in raumatized refugees', European Journal of Psychotraumatology, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/ejpt.v7.28057

Forbes D; Alkemade N; Nickerson A; Bryant RA; Creamer M; Silove D; McFarlane AC; Van Hoof M; Phelps AJ; Rees S; Steele Z; ODonnell M, 2016, 'Prediction of late-onset psychiatric disorder in survivors of severe injury: Findings of a latent transition analysis', Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, vol. 77, pp. 807 - 812, http://dx.doi.org/10.4088/JCP.15m09854

Nickerson A; Garber B; Ahmed O; Asnaani A; Cheung J; Hofmann SG; Huynh L; Liddell B; Litz BT; Pajak R; Bryant RA, 2016, 'Emotional suppression in torture survivors: Relationship to posttraumatic stress symptoms and trauma-related negative affect', Psychiatry Research, vol. 242, pp. 233 - 239, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2016.05.048

Liddell BJ; Kemp AH; Steel Z; Nickerson A; Bryant RA; Tam N; Tay AK; Silove D, 2016, 'Heart rate variability and the relationship between trauma exposure age, and psychopathology in a post-conflict setting', BMC Psychiatry, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12888-016-0850-5


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