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Publications

Dr Chris Papadopoulos

Peer review journal article publications

  • Rimal, R. & Papadopoulos, C. (forthcoming 2016). The mental health of sexually trafficked survivors in Nepal. Social Science and Medicine. In preparation.
  • Garcia, R., Ali, N., Randhawa, G., & Papadopoulos, C. (forthcoming 2015). Specific antenatal interventions for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) pregnant women at high risk of poor birth outcomes in the United Kingdom: A scoping review. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. Under review.
  • Murphy, S.M., Papadopoulos, C. et al (forthcoming 2015). Loneliness, anxiety, ADHD and social impairment in adolescents with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder from a multi-informant perspective. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders. Under review.
  • Tzouvara, V., Papadopoulos, C. and Randhawa, G (forthcoming 2015). Systematic review of the prevalence of mental illness stigma within the Greek culture. Journal of Mental Health. Under review.
  • Getanda, E., Papadopoulos, C. & Evans, H. (2015). The quality of life of internally displaced persons living in Nakuru, Kenya. BMC Public Health; 15, 755; doi:10.1186/s12889-015-2085-7.
  • Tzouvara, V., Papadopoulos, C. & Randhawa, G. (2015). A narrative review of the theoretical foundations of loneliness. British Journal of Community Journal; 20(7):329-34
  • Tzouvara, V., Papadopoulos, C., and Randhawa, G. (2015). Challenges in the recruitment of older adults residing in nursing homes: lessons learned from a pilot study. Nurse Researcher. In press.
  • Wadd, S. and Papadopoulos, C. (2014). Drinking behaviour and alcohol-related harm amongst older adults: Analysis of existing UK datasets. BMC Research Notes; 7, 741; doi:10.1186/1756-0500-7-741.
  • Tzouvara, V., and Papadopoulos, C.(2014). Public stigma towards mental illness in the Greek culture. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 21(10): 931-938.
  • Amaugo, L., Papadopoulos, C., Ochieng, B.,and Ali, N. (2014). The effectiveness of HIV/AIDS school-based sexual health education programmes in Nigeria: A systematic review. Health Education Research; 29 (4): 633-648.
  • Bowers, L., Alexander, J. Bilgin, H., Dack, C., James, K. Jarrett, M., Jeffery, D., Nijman, H., Owiti, J., Papadopoulos, C., Ross, J., Ryan, C., Van Der Merwe, M., Wright, S. and Stewart, D (2014). Safewards: the empirical basis of the model and a critical appraisal. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing; 21 (4): 354-364.
  • Dack, C., Ross, J., Papadopoulos, C. Stewart, D., and Bowers, L. (2013). A review and meta-analysis of the patient factors associated with psychiatric inpatient aggression. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica; 127(4): 255-268.
  • Bowers, L., Stewart, D., Papadopoulos, C., & Iennaco, J (2013). Exploration of the low correlation between conflict and containment levels on acute psychiatric wards: The City-128 study. Psychiatric Services; 64(5): 423-430.
  • Papadopoulos, C. and Ali, N. (2013). Stress levels and their risk/protective factors among MSc Public Health students. Journal of Pedagogic Development, 3(2):5-10.
  • Dack, C., Ross, J., Papadopoulos, C., Stewart, D., and Bowers, L. (2013). Letter to the editor: Reply. Assessing risk of suicide and aggression in hospitals: Same but different. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavia; 128(1): 101.
  • Kamau, B. and Papadopoulos, C (2013). Perceptions of cultural competence: The views of health professionals serving an ethnically diverse population. Journal of Transcultural Nursing. Paper submitted
  • Papadopoulos, C. and Sapsed, S. (2012) Segregation or integration? How should distance learning and taught modes be treated? Journal of Pedagogic Development, 2(2): 6-11.
  • Papadopoulos, C., Ross, J., Stewart, D., Dack, C., James, K., and Bowers, L. (2012). The antecedents of violence and aggression within psychiatric in-patient settings. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavia. Jan 23. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0447.2012.01827.x. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Papadopoulos, C., Bowers, L., Quirk, A., and Khanom, H. (2012). Factors preceding changes in conflict and containment rates on acute psychiatric wards. Psychiatric Services, 63(1):40-47.
  • Papadopoulos, C., Foster, J., & Caldwell, K. (2012). 'Individualism-collectivism' as an explanatory device for mental illness stigma. Community Mental Health Journal. July 27. doi: 10.1007/s10597-012-9534-x [Epub ahead of print]
  • Bezzina, N. Trevisan, A., Randhawa, G., and Papadopoulos, C. (2012). Sleep disorders and the sleeping environment: A neurological approach. Positive Health Online, 194 (May Issue).
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2009). Stigma towards people with mental health problems: an individualism-collectivism cross-cultural comparison. PhD thesis, Middlesex University.
  • Foster, J., Papadopoulos, C., Dadzie, L., and Jayasinghe, N. (2007). A review of the literature concerning illicit drugs, prescription drugs of abuse and their link to mental health in Greek communities. Journal of Substance Use, 12(5):311-322.
  • Foster, J., Papadopoulos, C., Dadzie, L., and Jayasinghe, N. (2007). A review of tobacco and alcohol use literature in the native and migrant Greek community. Journal of Substance Use, 12(5):323-335.
  • Leavey, G., Papageorgiou, A., and Papadopoulos, C (2006). Patient and staff perspectives on single-sex accommodation. Journal of Health Management, 8(1):79-90.
  • Leavey, G., Hollins, K., King, M., Barnes, J., Papadopoulos, C. and Grayson, K. (2004). Psychological disorder amongst refugee and migrant schoolchildren in London. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 39(3):191-195.
  • Leavey, G., Gulamhussein, S., Papadopoulos, C., Johnson-Sabine, E., Blizard, B., and King, M. (2004). A Randomised controlled trial of a brief intervention for families of patients with a first episode of psychosis. Psychological Medicine, Apr;34(3):423-431.
  • Papadopoulos, C., Leavey, G. and Vincent, C. (2002). Factors influencing stigma: A comparison of Greek-Cypriot and English attitudes towards mental illness in north London. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, Sep;37(9):430-434.

Book chapters

  • Papadopoulos, C., Ross, J., Stewart, D., Dack, C., James, K., & Bowers, L. (2012). A systematic review of the antecedents of conflict and containment within psychiatric settings. In Needham, I., McKenna, K., Kingma, M., and Oud, N. Third International Conference on Violence in Health Sector. Linking local initiatives with global learning. Ch. 3, p.87-89.Kavanah, The Netherlands. ISBN: 9789057401008.
  • Papadopoulos, I. and Papadopoulos, C. (2006). Illegal drugs: knowledge, attitudes and drug habits of the Greek and Greek Cypriot youth living in London. In Papadopoulos, I. Transcultural Health and Social Care: Developing Culturally Competent Practitioners. Ch. 10, p.163-175. Elsevier, Oxford. ISBN: 978-0443101311.

Selected conference presentations

  • Papadopoulos, C. (2014). 'Stigma towards mental illness within the Greek/Greek Cypriot culture' Symposium in Mental Health and Counselling (May 19th 2014; University of Bedfordshire, UK.
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2014). 'The antecedents of violence and aggression within psychiatric in-patient settings' Symposium in Mental Health and Counselling (May 19th 2014; University of Bedfordshire, UK)
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2012). 'The antecedents of violence and aggression within psychiatric in-patient settings'. Third International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector (October 24th-26th 2012; Vancouver, Canada)
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2010). 'Factors preceding changes in conflict and containment rates on acute psychiatric wards'. East London NHS Trust's Eighth Annual Mental Health Research Presentation day ( November 10th, 2010; London, UK)
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2010). 'Factors preceding changes in conflict and containment rates on acute psychiatric wards'. The 16th International National Psychiatric Nurses Research Conference (September 23rd, 2010; Oxford, UK)
  • Papadopoulos, C. & Bowers, L. (2010). 'Factors preceding changes in conflict and containment rates on acute psychiatric wards'. National Institute for Health Research's Annual London Showcase Conference (February 8th, 2010; London, UK)
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2010). 'What factors precede changes in conflict and containment rates on acute psychiatric wards?' The Mental Health Nurses Association Conference (June 17th, 2010; London, UK).
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2007). 'Stigma Towards People with Mental Health Problems: An Individualism-Collectivism Cross-Cultural Comparison' (poster presentation). The Annual Middlesex University Student and Staff Conference (May 22nd, 2007; London, UK).
  • Papadopoulos, C. (2005). 'Stigma Towards People with Mental Health Problems: An Individualism-Collectivism Cross-Cultural Comparison.' The 2nd Annual International Stigma Conference (August 15th, 2005; London, UK

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