Publications

2018

  • Minihan, S., Liddell, B. J., Byrow, Y., Bryant, R. A., & Nickerson, A. (2018). Patterns and predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder in refugees: A latent class analysis. Journal of Affective Disorders, 232, 252-259.
    doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2018.02.010
  • Liddell, B. J., Nickerson, A., & Bryant, R. A. (2018). Clinical science and torture survivors’ rights to rehabilitation. The Lancet Psychiatry, 5(2), 101-103.
    doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30332-2

2017 (back to top)

  • Morina, N., Bryant, R. A., Doolan, E. L., Martin-Solch, C., Plichta, M. M., Pfaltz, M. C., Schnyder, U., Schick, M., & Nickerson, A. (2017). The impact of enhancing perceived self-efficacy in torture survivors. Depression and Anxiety, 35, 58-64.
    doi: 10.1002/da.22684
  • Spiller, T. R., Schick, M., Schnyder, U., Bryant, R. A., Nickerson, A., & Morina, N. (2017). Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder in a clinical sample of refugees: A network analysis. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 8, 1318032.
    doi: 10.1080/20008198.2017.1318032.

  • Nickerson, A., Schick, M., Schnyder, U., Bryant, R. A., & Morina, N. (2017). Comorbidity of posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in tortured, treatment-seeking refugees. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 30(4), 409-415.
    doi: 30. 10.1002/jts.22205

  • Nickerson, A., Garber, B., Liddell, B. J., Litz, B. T., Hofmann, S. G., Asnaani, A., Ahmed, O., Cheung, J., Huynh, L., Pajak, R., & Bryant, R. A. (2017). Impact of cognitive reappraisal on negative affect, heart rate, and intrusive memories in traumatized refugees. Clinical Psychological Science. 5(3), 497-512.
    doi: 10.1177/2167702617690857.

  • Liddell, B. J., Cheung, J., Den, M., Felmingham, K., Malhi, G., Das, P., Nickerson, A., Askovic, M., Aroche, J., Coello, M., & Bryant, R. A. (2017). Neural correlates of threat reactivity and PTSD symptoms in refugees with torture trauma. Biological Psychiatry, 81(10), S150.
    doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.02.384.

  • Doolan, E. L., Bryant, R. A., Liddell, B. J., & Nickerson, A. (2017). The conceptualization of emotion regulation difficulties, and its association with posttraumatic stress symptoms in traumatized refugees. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 50, 7-14.
    doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2017.04.005.

2016 (back to top)

  • Nickerson, A., Cloitre, M., Bryant, R. A., Schnyder, U., Morina, N., & Schick, M. (2016). The factor structure of complex posttraumatic stress disorder in traumatized refugees. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 7, 33253.
    doi: 
    10.3402/ejpt.v7.33253
  • Liddell, B. J., Nickerson, A., Sartor, L., Ivancic, L., & Bryant, R. A. (2016). The generational gap: Mental disorder prevalence and disability amongst first and second generation immigrants in Australia. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 83, 103-111.
    doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2016.08.011

  • Li, S. S. Y., Liddell, B. J., & Nickerson, A. (2016). The relationship between post-migration stress and psychological disorders in refugees and asylum seekers. Current Psychiatry Reports, 18(82), 1-9.
    doi: 10.1007/s11920-016-0723-0

  • 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, 29(5), 457-465.
    doi: 
    10.1002/jts.22132

  • Spiller, T. R., Schick, M., Schnyder, U., Bryant, R. A., 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, 146, 1-8.
    doi: 10.4414/smw.2016.14311

  • Liddell, B. J., Kemp, A. H., Steel, Z., Nickerson, A., Bryant, R. A., Tam, N., Tay, A. K., & Silove, D. (2016). Heart rate variability and the relationship between trauma exposure age, and psychopathology in a post-conflict setting. BMC Psychiatry, 16(133), 1-9.
    doi: 10.1186/s12888-016-0850-5

  • Nickerson, A., Garber, B., Ahmed, O., Asnaani, A., Cheung, J., Hofmann, S. G., Huynh, L., Liddell, B., Litz, B. T., Pajak, R., & Bryant, R. A. (2016). Emotional suppression in torture survivors: Relationship to posttraumatic stress symptoms and trauma-related negative affect. Psychiatry Research, 242, 233-239.
    doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2016.05.048

  • Liddell, B. J. & Jobson, L. (2016). The impact of cultural differences in self-representation on the neural substrates of posttraumatic stress disorder. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 7, 30464.
    doi: 10.3402/ejpt.v7.30464

  • Liddell, B., Ahmed, O., Pajak, R., Doolan, E., & Nickerson, A. (2016). Psychological Mechanisms Underpinning Psychopathology in Refugees In R. G. Meznies, M. Kyrios, & N. Kazantzis (Ed.), Innovations and future directions in the behavioural and cognitive therapies (pp. 81-86). Samford Valley, QLD: Australian Academic Press.

  • Morina, N., Schnyder, U., Schick, M., Nickerson, A., & Bryant, R. A. (2016). Attachment style and interpersonal trauma in refugees. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 50(12),1161-1168.
    doi: 10.1177/0004867416631432

2015 (back to top)

  • Schnyder, U., Müller, J., Morina, N., Schick, M., Byrant, R. A., & Nickerson, A. (2015) A comparison of DSM-5 and DSM-IV diagnostic criteria for posttraumatic stress disorder in traumatized refugees. Journal of Traumatic Stress28(4), 267-274.
    doi: 10.1002/jts.22023

  • Liddell, B. J., Das, P., Battaglini, E, Malhi, G. S., Felmingham, K. L., Whitford, T. J., & Bryant, R. A. (2015) Self-Orientation Modulates the Neural Correlates of Global and Local Processing. PLoS ONE,10(8), e0135453.
    doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0135453

  • Nickerson, A., Schnyder, U., Bryant, R. A., Schick, M., Muller, J., & Morina, N. (2015). Moral injury in traumatized refugees. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 84, 122-123.
    doi: 10.1159/000369353

2014 and prior (back to top)

  • Nickerson, A., Bryant, R. A., Schnyder, U., Schick, M., Müller, J., & Morina, N. (2014). Emotion dysregulation mediates the relationship between trauma exposure, post-migration living difficulties and psychological outcomes in traumatized refugees. Journal of Affective Disorders, 173, 185-192.
    doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2014.10.043
  • Nickerson, A., Bryant, R. A., Rosebrock, L., & Litz, B. T. (2014). The mechanisms of psychosocial injury following human rights violations, mass trauma, and torture. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 21(2), 172-191.
    doi: 10.1111/cpsp.12064.

  • Nickerson, A., Liddell, B. J., Maccallum, F., Steel, Z., Silove, D., & Bryant, R. A. (2014). Posttraumatic stress disorder and prolonged grief in refugees exposed to trauma and loss. BMC Psychiatry, 14, 106.
    doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-14-106.