Publications by the Psychological Medicine team

Selected publications by the Psychological Medicine team at Great Ormond Street Hospital.


Cuenca J, Glazebrook C, Jackson G, Hollis C, Kendall T, Hedderly T, Heyman I, Murphy T, Rickards H, Robertson M, Stern J, Trayner P (2015). Perceptions of treatment for tics among young people with Tourette syndrome and their parents: A mixed methods study. BMC Psychiatry, 15 (1). doi:10.1186/s12888-015-0430-0

Bennett S, Stark D, Shafran R, Heyman I, Krebs G  Evaluation of cognitive behaviour therapy for paediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder in the context of tic disorders. J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry. 2015 Mar 14. pii: S0005-7916(15)00034-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jbtep.2015.03.004. [Epub ahead of print]

Bennett S, Shafran R, Coughtrey A, Walker S, Heyman I. Psychological interventions for mental health disorders in children with chronic physical illness: a systematic review. Arch Dis Child. 2015 Apr;100(4):308-316.

Dietrich A, Fernandez TV, King RA, State MW, Tischfield JA, Hoekstra PJ, Heiman GA; TIC Genetics Collaborative Group. The Tourette International Collaborative Genetics (TIC Genetics) study, finding the genes causing Tourette syndrome: objectives and methods. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2015 Feb;24(2):141-51.

Reilly, C., McWilliams, A., & Heyman, I. (2015). What's in a name? 'Psychogenic' non-epileptic events in children and adolescents. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 57 (1), 100-101. 

Nussey C, Pistrang N and Murphy T. A review of the Impact of Psychoeducation about Tourette Syndrome and ADHD. Child: Care, Health and Development. In press.

Krebs, G., & Heyman, I. (2014). Obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents. Archives of disease in childhood, archdischild-2014.

Nussey C, Pistrang N and Murphy T (2012) Does it help to talk about tics? An evaluation of a classroom presentation about Tourette syndrome. Child and Adolescent Mental Health. Article first published online: 9 Oct DOI: 10.1111/camh.12000

Murphy T and Muter V (2012) Risk factors for co-morbidity in ADHD and TS: looking beyond a single deficit model. Applied Neuropsychology: Child. doi: Aug 3 10.1080/21622965.2012.703889

O'Keeffe, Ganesan, King & Murphy (2012) Quality of life and psychosocial outcome following childhood arterial ischaemic stroke. Brain Injury, 26(9), 1072- 1083.

Colonnelli MC, Cross JH , Davies S, D’Argenzio L, Scott RC, Pickles A, Hannan S, Harkness W and Heyman I (2012) Psychopathology in children before and after surgery for extra-temporal lobe epilepsy. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 54, 521–526.

Hilton K, Turner C, Krebs G, Volz C and Heyman I (2012) Parent experiences of attending a specialist clinic for assessment of their child’s obsessive compulsive disorder. CAMH, 17 31-36.

Nicholson TR, Ferdinando S, Krishnaiah RB, Anhoury S, Lennox BR, Mataix-Cols D, Cleare A, Veale DM, Drummond LM, Fineberg NA, Church AJ, Giovannoni G, Heyman I (2012) Prevalence of anti-basal ganglia antibodies in adult obsessive-compulsive disorder: cross-sectional study. Br J Psychiatry. Jan 26.

Cath D, Hedderly T, Ludolph A, Stern J, Murphy T, Martino D et al (2011) European clinical guidelines for Tourette Syndrome and other tic disorders – Part I: assessment and medical examination. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Vol 20 (4), 155-171.

Verdellen C, van de Griendt J, Hartmann A, and Murphy T (2011) Part III: Clinical guidelines for the psychological treatment of tic disorders. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Vol 20 (4), 197-207.

Micali N, Hilton K, Natatani E, Heyman I, Turner C and Mataix-Cols D (2011) Is childhood OCD a risk factor for eating disorders later in life? A longitudinal study. Psychological Medicine; 41 2507-2513.

Zarei M , Mataix-Cols D, Heyman I, Hough M, Doherty J, Burge L, Winmill L, Nijhawan S, Matthews P M and James A. Changes in grey matter density and white matter microstructure in adolescents with obsessive compulsive disorder. Biol Psychiatry. 2011 70(11):1083-90.

Micali N, Heyman I, Perez M, Hilton K, Nakatani E, Turner C and Mataix-Cols D (2010) Long-term outcomes of obsessive-compulsive disorder: follow-up of 142 children and adolescents. British Journal of Psychiatry, 197, 128-134.

Rubia K, Cubillo A, Smith AB, Woolley J, Heyman I and Brammer MJ (2010) Disorder-specific dysfunction in right inferior prefrontal cortex during two inhibition tasks in boys with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder compared to boys with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Hum Brain Mapp; 31(2):287-99.

Cutler D, Murphy T, Gilmour J and Heyman I (2009) The quality of life of young people with Tourette syndrome. Child Care Health Dev. Jul;35(4):496-504.

Hannan S, Cross H, Harkness W and Heyman I (2009) The effects of epilepsy surgery on emotions, behaviour and psychosocial impairment in children and adolescents with drug resistant epilepsy: a prospective study. Epilepsy and Behaviour; (15) 318-324.

Woolley J, Heyman I, Brammer M, Frampton I, McGuire PK, and Rubia K (2008) Brain activation in paediatric obsessive compulsive disorder during tasks of inhibitory control. Br J Psychiatry 2008; 192:25-31.

Murphy T and Heyman I (2007) Group Work in Young People with Tourette Syndrome. Child and Adolescent Mental Health, (12) 46-48.

Heyman I, Mataix-Cols D, Fineberg NA (2006) Obsessive-compulsive disorder. British Medical Journal;333(7565):424-9.

Micali N and Heyman I (2006) Comorbidity of anxiety with eating disorders and OCD. Am J Psychiatry; 163(2):326-7.

Dale R, Heyman I, Giovannoni G and Church A (2005) High incidence of anti brain antibodies in children with obsessive compulsive disorder. Brit J Psychiatry; 187, 314-319.

Lee W, Jones L, Goodman R and Heyman I (2005) Broad outcome measures may underestimate effectiveness: an instrument comparison study. Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 10, 143-144.

McLellan A, Davies S, Heyman I, Harding B, Harkness W, Taylor D, Neville BGR, and Cross JH (2005) Psychopathology in children undergoing temporal lobe resection for the treatment of epilepsy: a pre and post-operative assessment. Dev Med and Child Neurol, 47, 666-672.

Chowdhury U and Heyman I (2004) Tourette's syndrome in children. BMJ; 329(7479):1356-1357.

Dale R, Heyman I, Surtees R, Church A, Giovannoni G and Neville B (2004) Dyskinesias and associated psychiatric disorders following streptococcal infections. Archives of Disease 89(7): 604-10.

Ellison-Wright Z, Heyman I, Frampton I, Rubia K, Chitnis X, Ellison-Wright I, Williams SC, Suckling J, Simmons A, Bullmore E (2004) Heterozygous PAX6 mutation, adult brain structure and fronto-striato-thalamic function in a human family. Eur J Neurosci. 19(6):1505-12.

Dale RC, Church AJ and Heyman I (2003) Striatal encephalitis after varicella zoster infection complicated by Tourettism. Mov Disord, 18, 1554-1556.

Davies S, Heyman I and Goodman R (2003) A population survey of mental health problems in children with epilepsy. Dev Med Child Neurol, 45:292-5.

Dale RC and HeymanI (2002) Post-streptococcal autoimmune psychiatric and movement disorders in children. Br J Psychiatry, 181:188-90.

Heyman I, Frampton I, Van Heyningen V, Hanson I, Teague P, Taylor A and Simonoff, E (1999) Psychiatric disorder and cognitive function in a family with an inherited novel mutation of the developmental control gene PAX6. Psychiatr Genet, 9:85-90.

Book chapters

Murphy T and Eddy C (2013) Cognitive Assessment in Tourette Syndrome. James Leckman and Davide Martino, Oxford University Press.

Cross JH, McLellan A, Davies S and Heyman I (2005) Autism spectrum disorders in children with temporal lobe epilepsy. Cognitive dysfunction in children with temporal lobe epilepsy. Arzimanoglou et al John Libbey, Eurotext.

Davies S and Heyman I (2004). Psychiatric aspects of childhood epilepsy. Chap 24, p447-462 in Epilepsy in Children. Eds Wallace & Farrell, Arnold.

Heyman I, Skuse D and Goodman, R (2015) Brain Disorders and Psychopathology, Chap 31 pg 998-1019 in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Eds Rutter and Taylor, Wiley, 2015