2015 in press

Alquist, J.L., Ainsworth, S.E., Baumeister, R.F., Daly, M., & Stillman, T.F. (2015). The making of might-have-beens: Effects of free will beliefs on counterfactual thinking. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 41, 268-283.

Binder, M., & Lades, L. K. (2015). Autonomy‐Enhancing Paternalism. Kyklos68(1), 3-27.

Boyce, C. J., Wood, A. M., Daly, M., & Sedikides, C. (in press). Personality change following unemployment. Journal of Applied Psychology.

Campbell, D., & Erdem, S. (2015). Position bias in best-worst scaling surveys: a case study on trust in institutions. American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Davidson, A., & Wood, A. M. (in press). Psychological research into gratitude and well-being: An updated critical review and suggestions for future research. In Carr, D. (2016) Gratitude: An Interdisciplinary Approach, London: Routledge.

Daly, M., Delaney, L., Egan, M., & Baumeister, R. F. (in press). Childhood self-control and unemployment throughout the lifespan: evidence from two British cohort studiesPsychological Science.

Daly, M., Egan, M., & O'Reilly, F. (in press). Childhood general cognitive ability predicts leadership role occupancy across life: Evidence from 17,000 cohort study participants. Leadership Quarterly.

Daly, M., McMinn, D., & Allan, J. L. (2015). A bidirectional relationship between physical activity and executive function in older adults. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 1044.

Griffiths, A. W., Wood., A. M., Maltby, J., Taylor, P. J., Panagioti, M., & Tai, S. (in press). The development of Short Defeat and Entrapment Scale. Psychological Assessment.

Hounkpatin, O. H., Wood, A. M., Boyce, C. J., & Dunn, G. (in press). An existential-humanistic view of personality change: Co-occurring changes with psychological well-being in a ten year cohort study. Social Indicators Research.

Hounkpatin, O. H., Wood, A. M., Brown, G. D. A., Dunn, G. (in press). Why does income relate to depressive symptoms? Testing the income rank hypothesis longitudinally. Social Indicators Research.

Kelly, R., Mansell, W., & Wood, A. M. (in press). Goal conflict and well-being: A review and hierarchical model of goal conflict, ambivalence, self-discrepancy and self-concordance. Personality and Individual Differences.

McCabe, S., Arndt, J., Goldenberg, J. L., Vess, M., Vail III, K. E., Gibbons, F. X., & Rogers, R. (2015). The Effect of Visualizing Healthy Eaters and Mortality Reminders on Nutritious Grocery Purchases: An Integrative Terror Management and Prototype Willingness Analysis. Health Psychology, 34, 279-282.

Melrose, K., Brown, G. D. A., & Wood, A. M. (2015). When is received social support related to perceived support and well-being? When it is needed. Personality and Individual Differences, 77, 97-105.

Mills, P. J., Redwine, L., Wilson, K., Pung, M., Chinh, K., Greenberg, B. H... Wood, A. M., & Chopra, D. (in press). The role of gratitude in spiritual wellbeing in asymptomatic heart failure patients. Spirituality in Clinical Practice.

Taylor, M. J., Vlaev, I., Maltby, J., Brown, G. D. A., & Wood, A. M. (in press). Improving social norms interventions: Rank-framing increases excessive alcohol drinkers' information-seeking. Health Psychology

Ubel, P. A., Comerford, D. A., & Johnson, E. (2015). Healthcare. gov 3.0—Behavioral Economics and Insurance Exchanges. New England Journal of Medicine372(8), 695-698.

Wetherall, K. Daly, M., Robb, K. A., Wood, A. M., & O’Connor, R. C. (in press). Explaining the income and suicidality relationship: Income rank is more strongly associated with suicidal thoughts and attempts than income. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.

Wood, A. M. (in press). Gratitude: Appreciating today. In L. Bormans [ed.,], World Book of Hope. Firefly Books.


Aldrovandi, S., Wood, A. M., Maltby, J., & Brown, G. D. A. (in press). Students' concern about indebtedness: A rank based social norms account. Studies in Higher Education.

Brown, G. D. A., Wood, A. M., Ogden, R., & Maltby, J. (in press). Do student evaluations of university reflect inaccurate beliefs or actual experience? A relative rank model. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making.

Campbell, D. & Erdem, S. (2015) Position Bias in Best-Worst Scaling Surveys: A Case Study on Trust in Institutions. American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Daly, M. (2014). Association of ambient indoor temperature with body mass index in England. Obesity, 22, 626-629. Request copy

Daly, M., Baumeister, R., Delaney, L., & MacLachlan, M. (2014). Self-control and its relation to emotions: Evidence from a Day Reconstruction Method study. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 37,  81-93. Request copy

Daly, M., Boyce, C.J., & Wood, A.M. (2014). A social rank explanation of how money influences health. Health Psychology. Advance online publication.

Delaney, L., and Smith, J.P., (in press) 'Acquiring human capital across the generations by migration', Journal of Human Capital.

Egan, M., Daly, M., & Delaney, L. (2014). Childhood psychological distress and youth unemployment: Evidence from two British cohort studies. Social Science & Medicine.

Erdem, S. (2014) Consumers’ preferences for nanotechnology in food packaging: a discrete choice experiment. Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Erdem, S., Campbell, D., & Hole, A. R. (in press) Accounting for attribute-level non-attendance in a health choice experiment: does it matter?. Health Economics.

Erdem, S., Campbell, D., & Thompson, C. (in press). Elimination and selection by aspects in health choice experiments: Prioritising health service innovations. Journal of Health Economics.

Erdem, S., & Thompson, C. (2014). Prioritising health service innovation investments using public preferences: a discrete choice experiment. BMC Health Services Research14, 360.

Froh, J. J., Bono, G., Fan, J., Emmons, R. A., Henderson, K., Harris, C., Leggio, H., & Wood, A. M. (in press). Nice thinking! An educational intervention that teaches children how to think gratefully. School Psychology Review [Special Issue].

Griffiths, A. W., Wood, A. M., Maltby, J., Taylor, P. J., & Tai, S. (in press). The prospective role of defeat and entrapment in depression and anxiety: A 12-month longitudinal study. Psychiatry Research.

Lades, L. K. (2014). Impulsive consumption and reflexive thought: Nudging ethical consumer behavior. Journal of Economic Psychology41, 114-128. Request copy

McCabe, S., Vail 3rd, K. E., Arndt, J., & Goldenberg, J. L. (2014). Hails from the crypt: a terror management health model investigation of the effectiveness of health-oriented versus celebrity-oriented endorsements. Personality & social psychology bulletin40(3), 289.

Ostafo, H., Wood, A. M., Boyce, C. J., & Dunn, G. (in press). An existential-humanistic view of personality change: Co-occurring changes with psychological well-being in a ten year cohort study. Social Indicators Research.

Schubert, C., & Lades, L. K. (2014). Fighting maritime piracy: three lessons from Pompeius magnus. Defence and Peace Economics, 25, 481-497.

Siddaway, A. P., Wood, A. M., Schulz, J., & Trickey, D. (2014). Evaluation of the CHUMS child bereavement group programme: A pilot study examining statistical and clinical change. Death Studies.

Siddaway, A. P. (2014). Measurement of depression and anxiety problems has not kept up with theory and evidence. British Journal of Psychiatry eLetter.

Siddaway, A. P., Wood, A. M., & Cartwright-Hatton, S. (2014). Involving parents in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for child anxiety problems: A case study. Clinical Case Studies13, 359-372.

Simpson, A., Quigley, J., Henry, S. J., & Hall, C. (2014). Evaluating the selection, training, and support of peer support workers in the United Kingdom. Journal of psychosocial nursing and mental health services52, 31-40.

Simpson, A., Flood, C., Rowe, J., Quigley, J., Henry, S., Hall, C., ... & Bowers, L. (2014). Results of a pilot randomised controlled trial to measure the clinical and cost effectiveness of peer support in increasing hope and quality of life in mental health patients discharged from hospital in the UK. BMC psychiatry14(1), 30.

Tate, K., Stewart, A.J., & Daly, M. (2014). Influencing green behaviour through environmental goal-priming: The mediating role of automatic evaluation. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 38, 225 – 232. Request copy

Taylor, P. J., & Wood, A. M. (in press). Psychometric properties and development of the Brief Adolescent Prosocial Perception Scale (BAPPS). Journal of Child and Family Studies.

Wood, A. M. (in press). Gratitude. In A. Michalos [ed.], Encyclopedia of Quality of Life Research. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer, pp 2609-2611

Wood, A. M., & Boyce, C. J. (2014). Personality, an overview. In A. Michalos [ed.], Encyclopedia of Quality of Life Research. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer, pp 4773-4775.


Aldrovandi, S., Wood, A. M., & Brown, G. D. (2013). Sentencing, severity, and social norms: A rank-based model of contextual influence on judgments of crimes and punishments. Acta Psychologica, 144, 538-547.

Angott, A. M., Comerford, D. A. & Ubel, P. A. (2013). Imagining life with an ostomy: Does a video intervention improve quality of life predictions for a medical condition that may elicit disgust? Patient Education and Counseling, 91, 113-119. Request copy

Boyce, C. J., Wood, A. M., Banks, J., Clark, A. E., & Brown, G. D. (2013). Money, well-being, and loss aversion does an income loss have a greater effect on well-being than an equivalent income gain? Psychological Science24, 2557-2562. Request copy

Boyce, C. J., Wood, A. M., & Powdthavee, N. (2013). Is personality fixed? Personality changes as much as 'variable' economic factors and more strongly predicts changes to life satisfaction. Social Indicators Research, 111, 287-305. Request copy

Comerford, D. A., & Ubel, P. A. (2013). Effort Aversion: Job choice and compensation decisions overweight effort. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization92, 152-162. Request copy

Daly, M., & Delaney, L. (2013). The scarring effect of unemployment throughout adulthood on psychological distress at age 50: Estimates controlling for early adulthood distress and childhood psychological factors. Social Science & Medicine80, 19-23. Request copy

Daly, M. (2013). The relationship of C-reactive protein to obesity-related depressive symptoms: A longitudinal study. Obesity, 21, 248-250. Request copy

Daly, M. (2013). Personality may explain the association between cannabis use and neuropsychological impairment. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America,110, E979. Request copy

Delaney, L., Fernihough, A., & Smith, J. P. (2013). Exporting poor health: the Irish in England. Demography, 50, 2013-2035.

Delaney, L., Harmon, C., & Ryan, M. (2013). The role of noncognitive traits in undergraduate study behaviours. Economics of Education Review, 32, 181-195.

Erdem, S., & Rigby, D. (2013). Investigating heterogeneity in the characterization of risks using best worst scaling. Risk Analysis33, 1728-1748. Request copy

Johnson, J., Gooding, P. A., Wood, A. M., Fair, K. L., & Tarrier, N. (2013). A therapeutic tool for boosting mood: The broad-minded affective coping procedure (BMAC). Cognitive therapy and research, 37, 61-70. Request copy

Kelly, R. E., Wood, A. M., & Mansell, W. (2013). Flexible and tenacious goal pursuit lead to improving well-being in an aging population: A ten-year cohort study. International Psychogeriatrics, 25, 16-24. Request copy

Keville, S., Siddaway, A. P., Rhodes, L., Horley, N., Brown,. R., Dove, L., & White, L. (2013). Learning on the front line: Can personal development during problem-based learning facilitate professional development in Trainee Clinical Psychologists? Reflective Practice: International and Multidisciplinary Perspectives14, 717-728.

Lades, L. K. (2013). Explaining shapes of Engel curves: the impact of differential satiation dynamics on consumer behavior. Journal of Evolutionary Economics23, 1023-1045. Request copy

Maltby, J., Day, L., Wood, A. M., Pinto, D. G., & Hogan, R. A. (2013). Beliefs in being unlucky and deficits in executive functioning. Consciousness and Cognition, 22, 137-147. Request copy

McAuliffe, E., Daly, M., Kamwendo, F., Masanja, H., Sidat, M., & de Pinho, H. (2013). The critical role of supervision in retaining staff in obstetric services: A three country study. PloS one, 8, e58415. Request copy

McCabe, S., Vail III, K. E., Arndt, J., & Goldenberg, J. (2013). Multilayered meanings in health decision making: A terror management health model analysis. In The experience of meaning in life (pp. 349-362). Springer Netherlands.

McMinn D, Allan J, & Daly M (2013). Executive functioning affects health behaviour in older people too. British Medical Journal (Letters), 347.

Melrose, K., Brown, G. D. A., & Wood, A. M. (2013). Am I abnormal? Relative rank and social norm effects in judgments of anxiety and depression symptom severity. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 26, 174-184. Request copy

O'Brien, K., Forrest, W., Lynott, D., & Daly, M. (2013). Racism, gun ownership and gun control: Biased attitudes in US whites may influence policy decisions.  PloS one, 8, e77552. Request copy

Siddaway, A. P., & Wood, A. M . (2013). Recommendations for conducting mindfulness based cognitive therapy trials. Psychiatry Research, 207, 229-231.

Siddaway, A. P., & Trickey, D. (2013). Following a trauma, which children are most likely to develop posttraumatic stress disorder? Clinical Psychology Forum, 245, 39-43.

Siddaway, A. P., & Wood, A. M. (2013). Suggestions for improving mindfulness based cognitive therapy trials. Psychiatry Research207, 229-231.

Taylor, P. J., & Wood, A. M. (2013). Discrepancies in parental and self-appraisals of prosocial characteristics predict emotional problems in adolescents. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 52, 269-284. Request copy

Watkinson, P., Wood, .A. M., Lloyd, D., & Brown, G. D. A. (2013). Pain ratings reflect cognitive context: A range frequency model of pain. Pain, 154, 743-749. Request copy


Brown, G. D. A., Wood, A. M., & Chater, N. (2012).Sources of variation within the individual. In P. Hammerstein and J. R. Stevens [Eds], Evolution and Mechanisms of Decision Making (pp. 227-241). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Boyce, C. J., & Oswald, A. J. (2012). Do people become healthier after being promoted? Health Economics, 21, 580-596. Request copy

Callard, F., Rose, D., Hanif, E. L., Quigley, J., Greenwood, K., & Wykes, T. (2012). Holding blame at bay?‘Gene talk’in family members’ accounts of schizophrenia aetiology. BioSocieties7(3), 273-293.

Daly, M. (2012). Are momentary measures of positive affect better predictors of mortality than recalled feelings? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109, E1049. Request copy

Daly, M. (2012). Childhood trauma may combine synergistically with stimulant use rather than cannabis use to predict psychosis. Psychological Medicine, 42, 445-446. Request copy

Daly, M. (2012). Importance of accurately measuring spatial abilities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109, E584. Request copy

Daly, M. (2012). The midlife peak in distress amongst the disadvantaged and existing ideas about mental health inequalities over the lifespan. Psychological Medicine, 42, 215-216. Request copy

Delaney, L., & Smith, J. (2012). Childhood health: Trends and consequences over the life course. The Future of Children, 22, 43-63.

Delaney, L., & Doyle, O. (2012). Socioeconomic differences in early childhood time preferences. Journal of Economic Psychology, 33, 237-247. Request copy

Erdem, S., Rigby, D., & Wossink, A. (2012). Using best–worst scaling to explore perceptions of relative responsibility for ensuring food safety. Food Policy37, 661-670. Request copy

Joseph, S., Maltby, J., Wood, A. M., Stockton, H., Hunt, N., & Regal, S. (2012). The psychological well-being post-trauma changes questionnaire (PWB-PTCQ): Reliability and validity. Psychological Trauma, 4, 420-428. Request copy

Kelly, R., Mansell, W., Sadhnani, V., & Wood, A. M. (2012). Positive and negative appraisals of the consequences of activated states uniquely relate to symptoms of hypomania and depression. Cognition and Emotion, 26, 899-906.

Kelly, R., Wood, A. M., Shearman, K., Phillips, S., & Mansell, W. (2012). Encouraging acceptance of ambivalence using the expressive writing paradigm. Psychology and Psychotherapy, 85, 220-228. Request copy

Lades, L. K. (2012). Towards an incentive salience model of intertemporal choice. Journal of Economic Psychology33, 833-841. Request copy

Maltby, J., Wood, A. M., Day, L., & Pinto, D. G. (2012). The position of authenticity within extant models of personality. Personality and Individual Differences, 52, 269-273. Request copy

Maltby, J., Wood, A. M., Vlaev, I., Taylor, M. J., & Brown, G. D. A. (2012). Contextual effects on the perceived health benefits of exercise: The exercise rank hypothesis. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 34, 828-841. Request copy

McAllister, M., Wood. A. M., Dunn, G., Shiloh, S., & Todd, C. (2012). The Perceived Personal Control (PPC) Questionnaire: Reliability and validity in a UK sample. American Journal of Medical Genetics: Part A, 158A, 367-372. Request copy

Pinto, D. G., Maltby, J, & Wood, A. M., & Day, L. (2012). A behavioural test of Horney's linkage between authenticity and aggression: People living authentically are less-likely to respond aggressively in unfair situations. Personality and Individual Differences, 52, 41-44. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Boyce, C. J., Moore, S. C., & Brown, G. D. A. (2012). An evolutionary based social rank explanation of why low income predicts mental distress: A 17 year cohort study of 30,000 people. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136, 882-888. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Brown, G. D. A., & Maltby, J. (2012). Social norm influences on evaluations of the risks associated with alcohol consumption: Applying the rank based Decision by Sampling model to health judgments. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 47, 57-62.

Wood, A. M., Brown, G. D. A., Maltby, J., & Watkinson, P. (2012). How are personality judgments made? A cognitive model of reference group effects, personality scale responses, and behavioural reactions. Journal of Personality, 80, 1275-1311. Request copy


Boyce, C. J., & Wood, A. M. (2011). Personality and the marginal utility of income: Personality interacts with increases in household income to determine life satisfaction. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 78, 183-191. Request copy

Boyce, C. J., & Wood, A. M. (2011). Personality prior to disability determines adaptation: Agreeable individuals recover lost life satisfaction faster and more completely. Psychological Science, 22, 1397-1402. Request copy

Comerford, D. A. (2011). Attenuating focalism in affective forecasts of the commuting experience: Implications for economic decisions and policy. Journal of Economic Psychology, 32, 691-699. Request copy

Daly, M. (2011). Childhood psychotic symptoms: link between non-consensual sex and later psychosis. British Journal of Psychiatry, 199, 251-252. Request copy

Daly, M. (2011). Intelligence differences may explain the link between childhood psychological problems and adult socioeconomic status. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108, E251. Request copy

Daly, M. (2011). Letter to the Editor: Poor childhood mental health may explain linkages between trauma, cannabis use and later psychotic experiences. Psychological Medicine, 41, 2012-2014. Request copy

Daly, M. (2011). Physical health differences may provide a general explanation for why happy people live longer: A Letter to the Editor regarding Wiest et al (2011). Health Psychology.

Daly, M., Delaney, L., Doran, P., & MacLachlan, M. (2011). The role of awakening cortisol and psychological distress in diurnal variations in affect: A day reconstruction study. Emotion, 11, 524-32. Request copy

Daly, M., Hevey, D., & Regan, C. (2011). The role of perceived risk in general practitioners’ decisions to inform partners of HIV-infected patients. British Journal of Health Psychology, 16, 273-287. Request copy

Daly, M., & MacLachlan, M. (2011). Heredity links natural hazards and human health: Apolipoprotein E gene moderates the health of earthquake survivors. Health Psychology, 30, 228-235. Request copy

Delaney, L., McGovern, M., & Smith, J. P. (2011). From Angela's Ashes to the Celtic Tiger: Early life conditions and adult health in Ireland. Journal of Health Economics, 30, 1-10. Request copy

Delaney, L., Kapteyn, A., & Smith, J. P. (2011). Why do the Irish drink so much? Family, historical and regional effects on students’ alcohol consumption and subjective normative thresholds. Review of the Economics of the Household, 11, 1-27. Request copy

Delaney, L., Harmon, C., & Redmond, C. (2011). Parental education, grade attainment and earnings expectations among university students. Economics of Education Review, 30, 1136–1152. Request copy

Higginson, S., Mansell, W., & Wood, A. M. (2011). An integrative mechanistic account of psychological distress, therapeutic change and recovery: The perceptual control theory approach. Clinical Psychology Review, 31, 249-259.

Johnson, J., Gooding, P., Wood, A. M., & Tarrier, N. (2011). Trait reappraisal amplifies subjective defeat, sadness and negative affect in response to failure versus success in non-clinical and psychosis populations. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 120, 922-934. Request copy

Johnson, J., Wood, A. M., Gooding, P., & Tarrier, N. (2011). Resilience to suicidality: The buffering hypothesis. Clinical Psychology Review, 31, 563-591. Request copy

Kelly, R., Mansell, W., & Wood, A. M. (2011). Goal conflict and ambivalence interact to predict depression. Personality and Individual Differences, 50, 531-534. Request copy

Kelly, R., Mansell, W., Wood, A. M., Alatiq, Y., Dodd, A., & Searson, R. (2011). Extreme positive and negative appraisals of activated states interact to discriminate bipolar disorder from unipolar depression and non-clinical controls. Journal of Affective Disorders, 134, 438-444. Request copy

McAllister, M., Wood, A. M., Dunn, G, Shiloh, S., & Todd, C. (2011). The Genetic Counseling Outcome Scale: A new patient reported outcome measure for clinical genetics services. Clinical Genetics, 79, 413-424. Request copy

Pinto, D. G., Maltby, J., & Wood, A. M. (2011). Exploring the tripartite model of authenticity within Gray's approach and inhibition systems and Cloninger's bio-social model of personality. Personality and Individual Differences, 51, 194-197. Request copy

Proctor, C., Tsukayama, E., Wood, A. M., Maltby, J., Eades, F., & Linley, P. A. (2011). Strengths Gym: The impact of a character strengths-based intervention on the life satisfaction and well-being of adolescent students. Journal of Positive Psychology, 6, 377-388.

Taylor, P. J., Gooding, P., Wood, A. M., & Tarrier, N. (2011). The role of defeat and entrapment in depression, anxiety, and suicide. Psychological Bulletin, 137, 391-420. Request copy

Taylor, P. J., Wood, A. M, Gooding, P. A., & Tarrier, N. (2011). Prospective predictors of suicidality: Defeat and entrapment lead to changes in suicidal ideation over time. Suicide and Life Threatening Behaviour, 41, 297-306. Request copy

Van Soest, A., Delaney, L., Harmon, C., Kapteyn, A., & Smith, J. (2011). Validating the use of anchoring vignettes for the correction of response scale differences in subjective questions. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society – Series A, 174, 575-595. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Brown, G. D. A., & Maltby, J. (2011). Thanks, but I'm used to better: A relative rank model of gratitude. Emotion, 11, 175-180. Request copy


Boyce, C. J. (2010). Understanding fixed effects in human well-being. Journal of Economic Psychology, 31, 1-16. Request copy

Boyce, C. J., Brown, G. D. A., & Moore, S. C. (2010). Money and happiness: Rank of income, not income, affects life satisfaction. Psychological Science, 21, 471-475. Request copy

Boyce, C. J., & Wood, A. M. (2010). Money or mental health: The cost of alleviating psychological distress with monetary compensation versus psychological therapy. Health Economics, Policy and Law, 5, 509-516. Request copy

Boyce, C. J., & Wood, A., M., & Brown, G. D. A. (2010). The dark side of conscientiousness: Conscientious people experience greater drops in life satisfaction following unemployment. Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 535-539.

Brown, G. D. A., Stewart, N., & Wood, A. M. (2010). Cognitive science and behavioural economics. In K. Richards (Ed.), The New Optimists (pp. 189-193). Birmingham: Linus Publishing.

Comerford, D., Delaney, L., & Harmon, C., (2010). Experimental tests of survey responses to expenditure questions. Fiscal Studies, 30, 419-433. Request copy

Daly, M., Delaney, L., Doran, P., Harmon, C., & MacLachLan, M., (2010). Naturalistic monitoring of the affect-heart rate relationship: A day reconstruction study. Health Psychology, 29, 186-195. Request copy

Day, L., Hanson, K., Maltby, J., Proctor, C. L., & Wood, A. M. (2010). Hope uniquely predicts objective academic achievement above intelligence, personality, and previous academic achievement. Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 550-553. Request copy

Geraghty, A. W. A., Wood, A. M., & Hyland, M. E. (2010). Attrition from self-directed interventions: Investigating the relationship between psychological predictors, intervention content and dropout from a body dissatisfaction intervention. Social Science & Medicine, 71, 31-37.

Geraghty, A. W. A., Wood, A. M., & Hyland, M. E. (2010). Dissociating the facets of hope: Agency and pathways predict dropout from unguided self-help therapy in opposite directions. Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 155-158. Request copy

Johnson, J., Gooding, P. A., Wood, A. M., & Tarrier, N. (2010). Resilience as positive coping appraisals: Testing the schematic appraisals model of suicide. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48, 179-186. Request copy

Johnson, J., Gooding, P. A., Wood, A. M., Taylor, P. J., Pratt, D., & Tarrier, N. (2010). Resilience to suicidal ideation in psychosis: Positive self-appraisals buffer the impact of hopelessness. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48, 883-889. Request copy

Joseph, S., & Wood, A. M. (2010). Assessment of positive functioning in clinical psychology: Theoretical and practical issues. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 830-838. Request copy

Kellaghan, T., & Daly, M. (2010). Opinions of the Irish public on the availability of information about schools. Irish Journal of Education, 38, 43-72.

Kennedy, J., Delaney, L., Hudson, E., McGloin, A., and Wall, P. (2010). Public perceptions of the dioxin incident in Irish pork. Journal of Risk Research, 13, 937-949.

Smallman, R., Wood, A. M., Maltby, J., Barkus, E., Lewis, S., & Rushe, T. (2010). Invariance testing of the 4-factor solution of schizotypal personality questionnaire across age, sex and ethnicity. Schizophrenia Research, 117, 431.

Taylor, P. J., Awenat, Y., Gooding, P. A., Johnson, J., Pratt, D., Wood, A. M., & Tarrier, N. (2010). The subjective experience of participation in schizophrenia research: A practical and ethical issue. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 198, 343-348.

Taylor, P. J., Gooding, P. A., Wood, A. M., Johnson, J., Pratt, D., & Tarrier, N. (2010). Defeat and entrapment in schizophrenia: The relationship with suicidal ideation and positive psychotic symptoms. Psychiatry Research, 178, 244-248. Request copy

Taylor, P. J., Gooding, P. A., Wood, A. M., & Tarrier, N. (2010). Memory specificity as a risk-factor for suicidality in non-affective psychosis: The ability to recall specific autobiographical memories is related to greater suicidality. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48, 1047-1052. Request copy

Taylor, P. J, Wood, A. M., Gooding, T., & Tarrier, N. (2010). Appraisals and suicidality: The mediating role of defeat and entrapment. Archives of Suicide Research, 14, 236-247.

Walshe, C., Boner, K., Bourke, J., Hone, R., Lynch, M., Delaney, L. & Phelan, D. (2010). Catheter-related blood stream infection (CRBSI) in TPN patients: Benefit of an educational programme and multimodal expression of CRBSI incidence. Clinical Governance: An International Journal, 15, 292-301. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Froh, J. J, & Geraghty, A. W. A. (2010). Gratitude and well-being: A review and theoretical integration. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 890-905.

Wood, A. M., & Joseph, S. (2010). An agenda for the next decade of psychotherapy research and practice. Psychological Medicine, 40, 1055-1056.

Wood, A. M., & Joseph S. (2010). The absence of positive psychological (eudemonic) well-being as a risk factor for depression: A ten year cohort study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 122, 213-217. Request copy

Wood, A. M., & Tarrier, N. (2010). Positive Clinical Psychology: A new vision and strategy for integrated research and practice. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 819-829.

Wood, A. M., Taylor, P. T., & Joseph, S. (2010). Does the CES-D measure a continuum from depression to happiness? Comparing substantive and artifactual models. Psychiatry Research, 177, 120-123. Request copy

2008 - 2009


Amjad, N., & Wood, A. M. (2009). Identifying and changing the normative beliefs about aggression which lead young Muslim adults to join extremist anti-Semitic groups in Pakistan. Aggressive Behavior, 35, 514-519. Request copy

Colley, A., Maltby, J., Mulhern, G., & Wood, A. M. (2009). The Short Form BSRI: Structure among a United Kingdom sample. Personality and Individual Differences, 46, 384-387. Request copy

Daly, M., & Baumeister, R.F. (2009). Social support and mental health. In Piotrowski, N.A [Ed], Salem Health: Psychology & Mental Health. Pasadena (pp. 1838 - 1841). CA: Salem Press. Request copy

Daly, M., Harmon, C., & Delaney, L. (2009). Psychological and biological foundations of time preference. Journal of the European Economic Association, 7, 659-669. Request copy

Delaney, L. (2009). Well-being under conditions of abundance: Ireland 1990-2007. Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland, 38, 205-220. Request copy

Delaney, L., Doyle, O., McKenzie, K., & Wall, P. (2009). The distribution of well-being in Ireland. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 26, 119-126.

Linley, P. A, Joseph S., Maltby J., Harrington S., & Wood, A. M. (2009). Positive psychology applications. In S. Lopez [Ed], Oxford Handbook of Positive Psychology (pp. 35-49). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Linley, P. A, Maltby, J., Wood, A. M., Osborne, G., & Hurling, R. (2009). Measuring happiness: The higher order factor structure of subjective and psychological well-being measures. Personality and Individual Differences, 47, 878-884. Request copy

McGloin, A., Delaney, L., Hudson, E., & Wall, P. (2009). Nutrition communication: the challenge of effective food risk communication. Symposium on ‘The challenge of translating nutrition research into public health nutrition’. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 68, 135-141. Request copy

Quoidbach, J., Wood, A. M., & Hansenne, M. (2009). Back to the future: The effect of daily practice of mental time travel into the future on happiness and anxiety. Journal of Positive Psychology, 4, 349-355.

Sweeney, L., Quinlivan, L., Malone, K., O’Loughlin, E., & Delaney, L., (2009). Suicide research in Ireland. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 26, 104-106.

Taylor, P., Wood, A. M., Johnson, J., Gooding, P. A., & Tarrier, N. (2009). Are defeat and entrapment best defined as a single construct? Personality and Individual Differences, 47, 795-797. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Joseph, S., Lloyd, J., & Atkins, S. (2009). Gratitude influences sleep through the mechanism of pre-sleep cognitions. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 66, 43-48. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Joseph, S., & Maltby, J. (2009). Gratitude predicts psychological well-being above the Big Five facets. Personality and Individual Differences, 46, 443-447. Request copy


Delaney, L., Harmon C., & Wall, P. (2008).Behavioural economics and Irish drinking: Evidence from a college study. Economic Inquiry, 46, 29-36. Request copy

Delaney, L., & O’Toole, F. (2008).Individual, household and gender preferences for social transfers. Journal of Economic Psychology, 29, 348-359. Request copy

Delaney, L., & O’Toole, F. (2008) Preferences for specific social welfare expenditures in Ireland. Applied Economics Letters, 15, 985-989. Request copy

Maltby, J., Day, L., Gill, P., Colley, A., & Wood, A. M. (2008). Beliefs around luck: Confirming the empirical conceptualization of beliefs around luck and the development of the Darke and Freedman beliefs around luck scale. Personality and Individual Differences, 45, 655-660. Request copy

Maltby, J., Wood, A. M., Day, L., Kon, T. W. H, Colley, A., & Linley, P. A. (2008). Personality predictors of levels of forgiveness two and a half years after the transgression. Journal of Research in Personality, 42, 1088-1094. Request copy

Newman, C., Delaney, L., & Nolan, B., (2008). A dynamic model of the relationship between income and financial satisfaction: Evidence from Ireland. Economic and Social Review, 39, 105-130.

Wood, A. M., Joseph, S., & Maltby, J. (2008). Gratitude uniquely predicts satisfaction with life: Incremental validity above the domains and facets of the five factor model. Personality and Individual Differences, 45, 49-54. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Linley, P. A., Maltby, J., Baliousis, M., & Joseph, S. (2008). The authentic personality: A theoretical and empirical conceptualization, and the development of the Authenticity Scale. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 55, 385-399. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Maltby, J., Gillett, R., Linley, P. A., & Joseph, S. (2008). The role of gratitude in the development of social support, stress, and depression: Two longitudinal studies. Journal of Research in Personality, 42, 854-871. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Maltby, J., Stewart, N., Joseph, S. (2008). Conceptualizing gratitude and appreciation as a unitary personality trait. Personality and Individual Differences, 44, 619-630. Request copy

Wood, A. M., Maltby, J., Stewart, N., Linley, P. A., & Joseph, S. (2008). A social-cognitive model of trait and state levels of gratitude. Emotion, 8, 281-290. Request copy