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Jessica Bramham

School of Psychology

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Biography

Jessica Bramham is a Senior Lecturer in Clinical Neuropsychology and Deputy Head of the UCD School of Psychology.  As an undergraduate, she studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University, then completed a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology followed by a PhD in Neuropsychology at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London.  Jessica worked as a clinical psychologist in the Neuropsychiatry Department at the Maudsley Hospital and co-ordinated the UK National Adult ADHD Service. She became a Clinical Lecturer at King's College London in 2004.  Jessica was appointed at UCD in January 2008.  Her main research area is adulthood ADHD and its co-morbidities.  She teaches neuropsychology at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2008.
Title: Members Prize for Oral Presentation
Year: 2017.
Title: Best Paper of the Year Award
Year: 1995.
Title: Sidney Sussex Scholarship - Cambridge University
Year: 1997.
Title: Taylor Prize - Cambridge University
Year: 1998.
Title: Bethlem & Maudsley Scholarship

Associations

Association: British Psychological Society, Function/Role: Associate Fellow
Association: British Psychological Society - Division of Neuropsychology, Function/Role: Practitioner Full Member
Association: British Psychological Society - Division of Clinical Psychology, Function/Role:
Association: British Neuropsychological Society, Function/Role:
Association: British Neuropsychiatry Association, Function/Role:
     

Conference Contributions

Bramham, J.; (2008) ADHD in adulthood. [Keynote Address], Psychology Congress, Limerick , 04-APR-08 - 04-APR-08.
Bramham, J.; Adulthood ADHD Assessment and Treatment. [Invited Oral Presentation], BPS - DCP Training Day (Northern Ireland), Belfast , 14-MAR-06.
Goldstein, L. & Bramham, J.; Principles and Pragmatics of Neuropsychology. [Other], BPS - Division of Clinical Psychology Workshop, London , 14-DEC-07.
   

Education

Year 1997 Institution: University of Cambridge
Qualification: BA Subject:
Year 2001 Institution: University of Cambridge
Qualification: MA Subject: Honorary MA (Cantab)
Year 2001 Institution: King's College London
Qualification: PhD Subject: Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
Year 2002 Institution: British Psychological Society
Qualification: CHARTERED PSYCHOLOGIST Subject: Clinical Psychology
Year 2007 Institution: Kings College London
Qualification: PhD Subject:
       

Other Activities

Senior Clinical Neuropsychologist at Adult ADHD Service at Dean Clinic, St Patrick's Hospital

Publications

Books

Young, S.J., & Bramham, J. (2016) ADHD in Adults: A Psychological Guide to Practice - Japanese Translation. Japan: Wiley. [Details]
Young, S.J. & Bramham, J. (2013) Terapia poznawczo-behawioralna dla ADHD u młodzieży i dorosłych. Poland: Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN. [Details]
Young, S.J. & Bramham, J. (2012) Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for ADHD in Adolescents and Adults. UK: Wiley. [Details]
Young, S. and Bramham, J. (2012) Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy for ADHD in Adolescents and Adults: A Psychological Guide to Practice. : Wiley-Blackwell. [DOI] [Details]
Young, S.J., & Bramham, J.; (2009) TDAH en adultos. Una guia psicologica para la practica. Mexico: Manual Moderno. [Details]
Young, S.J., & Bramham, J.; (2007) ADHD in Adults: A Psychological Guide to Practice. Chichester, UK: Wiley. [Details]

Book Chapters

Bramham, Jessica (2016) 'Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults' In: Alan Carr & Muireann McNulty (eds). The Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology 2nd Edition. London: Routledge. [Details]
Xenitidis, K., Paliokosta, E., Pappas, V., & Bramham, J. (2012) 'ADHD in adults with intellectual disabilities' In: Xenitidis, K., Paliokosta, E., Pappas, V., & Bramham, J (eds). In: J.K. Buitelaar, C.C. Kan, & P.A. Asherson (Eds) ADHD in Adults: Characterization, Diagnosis and Treatment. UK: Cambridge University Press. [Details]
Bramham, J. & O'Ceallaigh, S.; (2009) 'The neuropsychology of violence and aggression' In: S.J. Young, G.Gudjonsson, & M.K. Kopelman (eds). Forensic Neuropsychology in Practice. UK: Oxford University Press. [Details]
Morris, R.G., Kotitsa, M., & Bramham, J.; (2007) 'Planning in patients with focal brain damage: from simple to complex task performance' In: R.G. Morris & G. Ward (eds). The Psychology of Planning: Cognitive and Neuropsychological Perspectives. UK: Taylor and Francis. [Details]
Morris, R.G., Bramham, J., & Rowe, A.; (2003) 'Social cognition following prefrontal cortical lesions' In: M. Brune, H. Ribbert, & W. Schiefenhovel (eds). The social brain: Evolution and pathology. Chichester, UK: Wiley. [Details]
 

Peer Reviewed Journals

Coyle, C., Bramham, J., Dundon, N., Moynihan, M., & Carr, A. (2015) 'Exploring the positive impact of peers on adolescent substance misuse'. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 25 (2):134-143. [DOI] [Details]
Jessica Bramham* and Naoise Mac Giollabhui (2016) 'Cognitive Functioning, Conduct Disorder and Substance Use as Predictors of Offending in Adults with ADHD'. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, . [Details]
Conor P Kerley, Katrina Hutchinson, Jessica Bramham, Aisling McGowan, John Faul, Liam Cormican (2017) 'Vitamin D Improves Selected Metabolic Parameters but Not Neuropsychological or Quality of Life Indices in OSA: A Pilot Study'. Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 13 (1):19-26. [Details]
Grogan, K., Gormley, I.C., Rooney, B., Whelan, R., Kiiski, H., Naughton, M. & Bramham, J. (2017) 'Differential diagnosis and comorbidity of ADHD and anxiety in adults'. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, . [DOI] [Details]
Kiiski,HSM; Ní Riada,S; Lalor,EC; Gonçalves,NR; Nolan,H; Whelan, R; Lonergan,R; Kelly,S; O'Brien,MC; Kinsella,K; Bramham,J; Burke,T; Ó Donnchadha,S; Hutchinson,M; Tubridy,N; Reilly, RB (2016) 'Delayed P100-Like Latencies in Multiple Sclerosis: A Preliminary Investigation Using Visual Evoked Spread Spectrum Analysis'. PLoS ONE, 1 . [DOI] [Details]
Simona Salomone, Grainne R Fleming, Jessica Bramham, Redmond G O¿Connell, Ian H Robertson (2016) 'Neuropsychological Deficits in Adult ADHD Evidence for Differential Attentional Impairments, Deficient Executive Functions, and High Self-Reported Functional Impairments'. Journal of Attention Disorders, . [Details]
GK O¿Malley, L McHugh, N Mac Giollabhui, J Bramham (2016) 'Characterizing adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity-disorder and comorbid borderline personality disorder: ADHD symptoms, psychopathology, cognitive functioning and psychosocial factors'. European Psychiatry, . [Details]
Ciarán Coyle, Jessica Bramham, Neil Dundon, Manus Moynihan, Alan Carr (2016) 'Exploring the Positive Impact of Peers on Adolescent Substance Misuse'. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, . [Details]
F Dawson, S Shanahan, E Fitzsimons, G O'Malley, N Mac Giollabhui, J Bramham (2016) 'The impact of caring for an adult with intellectual disability and psychiatric comorbidity on carer stress and psychological distress'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, . [Details]
Maria Tropeano, Deirdre Howley, Matthew J Gazzellone, C Ellie Wilson, Joo Wook Ahn, Dimitri J Stavropoulos, Clodagh M Murphy, Peggy S Eis, Eli Hatchwell, Richard J B Dobson, Dene Robertson, Muriel Holder, Melita Irving, Dragana Josifova, Annelise Nehammer, Mina Ryten, Debbie Spain, Mark Pitts, Jessica Bramham, Philip Asherson, Sarah Curran, Evangelos Vassos, Gerome Breen, Frances Flinter, Caroline Mackie Ogilvie, David A Collier, Stephen W Scherer, Grainne M McAlonan, Declan G Murphy (2016) 'Microduplications at the pseudoautosomal SHOX locus in autism spectrum disorders and related neurodevelopmental conditions'. Journal of Medical Genetics, . [DOI] [Details]
Moran, A., Bramham, J., Collet, C., Guillot, A., & MacIntyre, T. (2015) 'Motor imagery in clinical disorders: importance and implications'. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 6 (Article 23):1-4. Available Online [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Simona Salomone, Grainne R Fleming, Jacqueline M Shanahan, Marco Castorina, Jessica Bramham, Redmond G O¿Connell, Ian H Robertson (2015) 'The effects of a Self-Alert Training (SAT) program in adults with ADHD'. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, . [Details]
Nick Ortiz, Aisling Parsons, Robert Whelan, Katie Brennan, Maria LF Agan, Redmond O¿Connell, Jessica Bramham, Hugh Garavan (2015) 'Decreased frontal, striatal and cerebellar activation in adults with ADHD during an adaptive delay discounting task'. Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis, . [Details]
Tatiana Belfort, Jessica Bramham, José Pedro Simões Neto, Maria Fernanda Barroso de Sousa, Raquel Luiza dos Santos, Marcela Moreira Lima Nogueira, Bianca Torres, Rachel Dias Lopes da Rosa, Marcia Cristina Nascimento Dourado (2015) 'Cross-cultural adaptation of the Social and Emotional Questionnaire on Dementia for the Brazilian population'. Sao Paulo Medical Journal, . [Details]
Grogan, K., & Bramham J. (2015) 'Demographic, developmental and psychosocial predictors of the development of anxiety in adults with ADHD'. ADHD Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorders, . [Details]
Morris R, Bramham J, Smith E, Tchanturia K (2014) 'Empathy and social functioning in anorexia nervosa before and after recovery'. Cognitive neuropsychiatry, . [DOI] [Details]
CP Kerley, E Dolan, J Bramham, JL Faul, LJ Cormican (2014) 'Nocturnal Dietary Nitrate for Obstructive Sleep Apnoea: A Pilot, Randomized, Controlled, Crossover 2 week Trial'. Irish Journal of Medical Science, . [Details]
Grogan, K., & Bramham, J. (2016) 'Current mood symptoms do not affect the accuracy of retrospective self-ratings of childhood ADHD symptoms'. Journal of Attention Disorders, . [Details]
Lennon, A., Bramham, J., Carroll, A., McElligott, J., Carton, S., Fortune, D., Waldron, B., Burke, T., Fitzhenry, M., Benson, C. (2014) 'A qualitative exploration of how individuals reconstruct their sense of self following acquired brain injury in comparison with spinal cord injury'. Brain Injury, . [Details]
Scully, C., Young, S., & Bramham, J. (2014) 'Characterising the psychiatric comorbidities among adults with ADHD who have a history of offending'. Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology, . [Details]
Johnston K, Dittner A, Bramham J, Murphy C, Knight A, Russell A (2013) 'Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms in adults with autism spectrum disorders'. Autism Research, 6 (4):225-236. [DOI] [Details]
ÿ Donnchadha S, Burke T, Bramham J, O'Brien MC, Whelan R, Reilly R, Kiiski H, Lonergan R, Kinsella K, Kelly S, McGuigan C, Hutchinson M, Tubridy N (2013) 'Symptom overlap in anxiety and multiple sclerosis'. Multiple Sclerosis, 19 (10):1349-1354. [DOI] [Details]
Ó Donnchadha S, Burke T, Bramham J, O'Brien MC, Reilly R, Kiiski H, Whelan R, Lonergan R, Kinsella K, Kenny O, Kelly S, McGuigan C, Hutchinson M, Tubridy N (2013) 'Reliable change indices for the Brief International Cognitive Assessment for Multiple Sclerosis (BICAMS)'. Multiple Sclerosis, . [Details]
Bramham, J,Murphy, DGM,Xenitidis, K,Asherson, P,Hopkin, G,Young, S (2012) 'Adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: an investigation of age-related differences in behavioural symptoms, neuropsychological function and co-morbidity'. Psychological Medicine, 42 :2225-2234. [DOI] [Details]
Kiiski H, Reilly RB, Lonergan R, Kelly S, O'Brien MC, Kinsella K, Bramham J, Burke T, O Donnchadha S, Nolan H, Hutchinson M, Tubridy N, Whelan R (2012) 'Only low frequency event-related EEG activity is compromised in multiple sclerosis: insights from an independent component clustering analysis'. PLoS ONE, 7 (9). [DOI] [Details]
Lunt, L., Bramham, J., Morris, R.G., Bullock, P., Selway, R.P., Xenitidis, K., David, A.S.; (2012) 'Prefrontal cortex dysfunction and Jumping to Conclusions: Bias or deficit?'. Neuropsychology, 6 (1):65-78. [Details]
Salomone, S., Shanahan, J.M., Bramham, J., O'Connell, R.G., Robertson, I.H. (2012) 'A biofeedback-based programme to improve attention and impulsivity in adults with ADHD'. Irish Journal of Psychology, . [Details]
Kiiski, H., Reilly, R.B., Lonergan, R., Kelly, S., O'Brien, M.C., Kinsella, K., Bramham, J., Burke, T., Ó Donnchadha, S., Nolan, H., Hutchinson, M., Tubridy, N., Whelan, R. (2012) 'Only low frequency event-related EEG activity is compromised in Multiple Sclerosis: Insights from an independent component clustering analysis'. PLoS ONE, . [Details]
Bramham, J., Murphy, D.G.M., Xenitidis, K., Asherson, P.A., Hopkin G., Young, S. (2012) 'Adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: an investigation of age-­related differences in behavioural symptoms, neuropsychological function and co­morbidity'. Psychological Medicine, . [Details]
Johnston, K,Madden, AK,Bramham, J,Russell, AJ; (2011) 'Response Inhibition in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder Compared to Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder'. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 41 :903-912. [DOI] [Details]
Kiiski H, Reilly RB, Lonergan R, Kelly S, O'Brien M, Kinsella K, Bramham J, Burke T, O'Donnchadha S, Nolan H, Hutchinson M, Tubridy N, Whelan R; (2011) 'Change in PASAT performance correlates with change in P3 ERP amplitude over a 12-month period in multiple sclerosis patients'. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 305 (1-2):45-52. [Details]
Wall SE, Huw Williams W, Morris RG, Bramham J; (2011) 'The development of a new measure of social-emotional functioning for young adolescents'. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 16 (3):301-15. [Details]
Whelan R, Lonergan R, Kiiski H, Nolan H, Kinsella K, Bramham J, O'Brien M, Reilly RB, Hutchinson M, Tubridy N.; (2010) 'A high-density ERP study reveals latency, amplitude, and topographical differences in multiple sclerosis patients versus controls'. Clinical Neurophysiology, . [Details]
Xenitidis, K,Paliokosta, E,Rose, E,Maltezos, S,Bramham, J; (2010) 'ADHD symptom presentation and trajectory in adults with borderline and mild intellectual disability'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 54 :668-677. [DOI] [Details]
Bramham, J,Young, S,Bickerdike, A,Spain, D,McCartan, D,Xenitidis, K; (2009) 'Evaluation of group cognitive behavioral therapy for adults with ADHD'. Journal Of Attention Disorders, 12 :434-441. [DOI] [Details]
Rose, E., Bramham, J., Young, S., Paliokostas, E., Xenitidis, K.; (2009) 'Neuropsychological characteristics of adults with comorbid ADHD and borderline/mild intellectual disability'. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 30 (3):496-502. [Details]
Young, S., Gray, K., & Bramham, J.; (2009) 'A phenomenological analysis of the experience of receiving a diagnosis and treatment of ADHD in adulthood: a partner's perspective'. Journal of Attentional Disorders, 12 (4):299-307. [Details]
Bramham, J., Morris, R.G., Hornak, J., Bullock, P., & Polkey, C.E.; (2009) 'Social and emotional functioning following bilateral and unilateral neurosurgical prefrontal cortex lesions'. Neuropsychology, 3 (1):125-43. [Details]
Bramham, J., Ambery, F.Z. Young, S.J., Morris, R.G., Russell, A., Xenitidis, K., Asherson, P., & Murphy, D.G.; (2009) 'Executive functioning differences between adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autistic spectrum disorder in initiation, planning and strategy formation'. Autism, 13 (3):245-64. [Details]
Young, S., Bramham, J., Gray, K., & Rose, E.; (2008) 'The experience of receiving a diagnosis and treatment of ADHD in adulthood. A qualitative study of clinically referred patients using Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis'. Journal of Attentional Disorders, 11 (4):493-503. [Details]
Young, S., Gudjonsson, G., Terry, R., & Bramham, J.; (2008) 'Victim Empathy Response Assessment (VERA): The validation of a new measure for forensic patients'. Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology, 1 :1-14. [Details]
Shaw, P., Lawrence, E., Bramham, J., Brierley, B., Radbourne, C., & David, A.S.; (2007) 'A prospective study of the effects of anterior temporal lobectomy on emotion recognition and theory of mind'. Neuropsychologia, 45 (12):2783-2790. [Details]
Gudjonsson, G.H., Young, S., & Bramham, J.; (2007) 'Interrogative suggestibility in adults diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). A potential vulnerability during police questioning'. Personality and Individual Difference, 43 (4):737-745. [Details]
Young, S., Bramham, J., Tyson, C., & Morris, R.G.; (2006) 'Inhibitory dysfunction in adults diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder'. Personality and Individual Difference, 41 (8):1377-1384. [Details]
Shaw, P., Bramham, J., Lawrence, E.J., Radbourne, C., Baron-Cohen, S., & David, A.S.; (2005) 'The neural correlates of decoding complex mental states: evidence from focal human lesions implicating both amygdalae and the right prefrontal cortex'. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17 (9):1410-1419. [Details]
Whitwell, S., Bramham, J., & Moriarty, J.; (2005) 'Simple schizophrenia or disorganisation syndrome: A case report and review of the literature'. Advances in Psychiatric Treatment, 11 :398-403. [Details]
Hornak, J., O'Doherty, J., Bramham, J., Morris, R.G., Rolls, E.T., Bullock, P., & Polkey, C.E.; (2004) 'Reward-related reversal learning after surgical excisions in orbitofrontal and dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in humans'. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 16 (3):463-478. [Details]
Dalgleish, T.I., Yiend, J., Bramham, J., Teasdale, J.D., Ogilvie, A.D., Mahli, G., & Howard, R.; (2004) 'Neuropsychological investigation of stereotactic subcaudate tractotomy treatment of intractable depression'. American Journal of Psychiatry, 161 (10):1913-1916. [Details]
Shaw, P., Lawrence, E.J., Radbourne, C., Bramham, J., Polkey, C.E., & David, A.S.; (2004) 'The impact of early and late damage to the human amygdala on 'theory of mind' reasoning'. Brain, 127 (7):1535-1548. [Details]
Bramham, J. & Morris, R.G.; (2003) 'Pre- and post-operative intracarotid sodium amytal procedure: An assessment of validity'. Epilepsy and Behavior, 4 (5):556-563. [Details]
Hornak, J., Bramham, J. Rolls, E.T., Morris, R.G., O'Doherty, J., Bullock, P.R., & Polkey, C.E.; (2003) 'Changes in emotion after circumscribed surgical lesions of the orbitofrontal and cingulate cortices'. Brain, 126 :1691-1712. [Details]
Bramham, J. & Dalgleish, T.I.; (2000) 'Assessment of dissimulation of reading ability using a modified Stroop test'. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 7 (2):411-414. [Details]

Other Journals

Grogan, K & Bramham, J. (2015) 'An investigation into the accuracy of retrospective self-reports of childhood ADHD symptoms in an ADHD adult sample for comparison with a non-ADHD adult sample' Cork Journal of Applied Psychology . [Details]
Harrington, B., Bramham, J., & O¿Connell, M. (2015) 'The developmental course of the empathy-altruism hypothesis: the relationship between the development of children¿s empathic concern and altruistic behaviours' Cork Journal of Applied Psychology :14-26. [Details]

Conference Publications

Grogan, K & Bramham, J. (2014) Do current mood symptoms alter adults¿ abilities to self-report their childhood ADHD symptoms? UK Adult ADHD Network 4th Congress London [Details]
Grogan, K & Bramham, J (2015) The development of comorbid anxiety in adults with ADHD: Demographic, developmental and psychosocial risk factors and predictors 5th World ADHD Congress, Glasgow, UK [Details]
Whelan, R., Lonergan, R., Kiiski, H., Nolan, H., Kinsella, K., Bramham, J., O¿Brien, M.C., Reilly, R.B., Hutchinson, M., Tubridy, N. (2009) ERP abnormalities in multiple sclerosis patients: A high-density EEG study Irish Journal Of Medical Science [Details]
Whelan, R., Lonergan, R., Kiiski, H., Nolan, H., Kinsella, K., Bramham, J., O'Brien, M., Reilly, R.B., Hutchinson, M., & Tubridy, N. (2010) A High-density ERP Study Reveals Latency, Amplitude, and Topographical Differences in Multiple Sclerosis Patients versus Controls 16th Annual Bioengineering in Ireland [Details]
Seán Ó Donnchadha, Jessica Bramham, Teresa Burke, O¿Brien M.C, Whelan R, Richard B Reilly, Roisin Lonergan, Kinsella K, Hanni Kiiski, Michael Hutchinson, Tubridy N (2010) A longitudinal analysis of cognitive functioning in multiple sclerosis Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Conference [Details]
Kiiski, H., Reilly, R. B., Lonergan, R., Kelly, S., O¿Brien, M., Kinsella, K., Bramham, J., Burke, T., O¿Donnchadha, S., Nolan, H., Hutchinson, M., Tubridy, N., & Whelan, R. (2011) Change in PASAT Performance Correlates with Change in P3 ERP Amplitude over a 12-Month Period in Multiple Sclerosis Patients 47th Irish Neurological Association Meeting [Details]
Kiiski, H., Reilly, R. B., Lonergan, R., Kelly, S., O¿Brien, M., Kinsella, K., Bramham, J., Burke, T., O Donnchadha, S., Nolan, H., Hutchinson, M., Tubridy, N., & Whelan, R. (2011) Change in PASAT Performance Correlates with Change in P3 ERP Amplitude over a 12-Month Period in Multiple Sclerosis Patients 10th International Conference on Alzheimer's & Parkinson's Diseases AD/PD, Barcelona Spain [Details]
Salomone, S., Shanahan, J.M., O'Connell, R.G., Bramham, J., Robertson, I.H. (2012) A biofeedback-based programme to improve attention and impulsivity in adults with ADHD Eunethydis - Second International ADHD Conference [Details]
Seán Ó Donnchadha, Teresa Burke, Jessica Bramham, Marie Claire O'Brien, Richard B Reilly, Hanni Kiiski, Robert Whelan, Roisin Lonergan, Katie Kinsella, Orla Kenny, Siobhan Kelly, Christopher McGuigan, Michael Hutchinson, Niall Tubridy (2014) Depression, anxiety and the BICAMS: patterns of reliable change over two years International Multiple Sclerosis Cognition Society (IMSCOGS), At Barcelona, Spain [Details]
Katie Grogan, Marie Naughton, Clare O¿Toole & Jessica Bramham (2014) Overlapping symptoms in ADHD and anxiety rating scales Psychological Society of Ireland Conference [Details]
Salomone, S., Fleming, G.R., O¿Connell, R.G., Bramham, J., Robertson, I.H. (2015) Differential attentional impairments in adult ADHD 5th World ADHD Congress, Glasgow, UK [Details]
Kiiski, H., Jollans, L., Lonergan, R., Kelly, S., O'Brien, M. C., Kinsella, K., Bramham, J., Burke, T., Ó Donnchadha, S., Nolan, H., Hutchinson, M., Tubridy, N., Reilly, R. B., & Whelan, R. (2016) Visual P3 Event-Related Potential Activations Predict Cognitive Efficiency after 12-Months in Multiple Sclerosis Patients and Controls BrainModes, Brussels, Belgium [Details]
Kiiski, H., Bennett, M., Kelly, C., Grogan, K., Rai, L., Sweeney, A., Mihelj, E., Boyle, R., Aleni, A., Bramham, J., & Whelan, R. (2017) EEG theta/beta ratio correlates positively with inattention and memory problems in ADHD and controls 30th ECNP Congress, Paris, France [Details]
Bramham, J., Peel, R., Curran, I., & Owens, T (2013) Differential diagnosis of ADHD and depression: symptoms, psychosocial factors, and neuropsychological function European Society Child and Adolescent Psychiatry [Details]
Bramham, J., Peel, R., Owens, T., & Curran, I. (2013) The impact of depression on cognitive functioning in adults with ADHD International Neuropsychological Society Meeting [Details]
Donnchadha, SO and Burke, T and Bramham, J and O'Brien, MC and Reilly, R and Kiiski, H and Whelan, R and Lonergan, R and Kinsella, K and Kenny, O and others (2013) Reliable change indices for the Brief International Cognitive Assessment for Multiple Sclerosis (BICAMS) MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS JOURNAL , pp.971-971 [Details]
Ó Donnchadha, S., Burke, T., Bramham, J., O'Brien, M.C., Whelan, R., Reilly, R., Lonergan, R., Kinsella, K., Kiiski, H., McGuigan, C., Hutchinson, M. & Tubridy, N. (2012) Symptom overlap in anxiety and multiple sclerosis: on the need for caution European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis Lyon, France, [Details]
Ó Donnchadha, S., Burke, T., Bramham, J., O'Brien, M.C., Whelan, R., Reilly, R., Lonergan, R., Kinsella, K., Kiiski, H., McGuigan, C., Hutchinson, M. & Tubridy, N. (2012) Usefulness of the Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI) for the assessment of anxiety in multiple sclerosis 48th Meeting Irish Neurological Association Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, , 10-MAY-12 - 11-MAY-12 [Details]
Ó Donnchadha S., Bramham J., Burke T., O¿Brien M.C., Whelan R., Reilly R., Lonergan R., Kinsella K., Kiiski H., McGuigan C., Hutchinson M., & Tubridy N. ; (2011) A longitudinal study of processing speed and working memory in multiple sclerosis as measured by the Paced Auditory Serial Addition Test (PASAT) Irish Neurological Association Meeting [Details]
Bramham, J.; (2011) Neuropsychology of adult ADHD: clinical and theoretical aspects World Congress of Biological Psychiatry [Details]
Parsons, A., & Bramham, J.; (2009) The impact of ADHD on substance use treatment outcomes Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Conference [Details]
Bramham, J. ; (2009) Neuropsychology and differential diagnosis of adult ADHD UK Adult ADHD Network Conference [Details]
Bramham, J., Young, S.J., Zaremba, A., Xenitidis, K., & Toone, B.K.; (2008) Response inhibition and offending in adulthood ADHD British Neuropsychiatry Association Meeting [Details]
Young, S.J., & Bramham, J.; (2007) Psychological treatment of adulthood ADHD ADDISS Annual Conference [Details]
Bramham, J.; (2006) Differential diagnostic issues in adulthood ADHD Associacao de Psiquiatria Biologica Annual Conference [Details]
Bramham, J., Young, S.J., Morris, R.G., Asherson, P., & Toone, B.K.; (2005) Behavioural symptoms and cognitive deficits in adults with ADHD: What changes with age? British Psychological Society - Division of Clinical Psychology [Details]
Bramham, J., Shaw, P., David, A.S., & Morris, R.G.; (2005) Empathic awareness following prefrontal and temporal cortical damage British Psychological Society - Division of Neuropsychology Symposium [Details]
Bramham, J., Young, S.J., Morris, R.G., Asherson, P., & Toone, B.K.; (2005) Neuropsychological deficits in adults with ADHD: do they improve with age? British Neuropsychiatry Association Meeting [Details]
Bramham, J., Virgo, H., de Zoysa, N., Shaw, P., David, A.S., Bullock, P., Selway, R., & Morris, R.G.; (2004) Differences in verbal and visual theory of mind functioning following unilateral prefrontal cortex lesions European Neuropsychological Society Meeting, Modena, Italy [Details]
Bramham, J., Morris, R.G., Hornak, J., Rolls, E.T., Bullock, P., & Polkey, C.E.; (2003) Insight into social and emotional functioning following prefrontal cortex neurosurgical lesions British Neuropsychology Society Meeting [Details]
Bramham, J., Morris, R.G., Hornak, J., & Rolls, E.T.; (2003) Emotional and social awareness following prefrontal cortex damage 31st Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychology Society, Honolulu, Hawaii [Details]
Hornak, J., Bramham, J. Rolls, E.T., Morris, R.G., O'Doherty, J., Bullock, P.R., & Polkey, C.E.; (2003) Perception of vocal expression and subjective experience of emotion after unilateral focal neurosurgery: Contributions of anterior cingulate cortex, medial BA9 and orbital prefrontal cortex British Neuropsychology Society Meeting [Details]
Bramham, J., Morris, R.G., Hornak, J., & Rolls, E.T.; (2002) Emotional and social consequences of orbitofrontal and non-orbitofrontal lesions of the prefrontal cortex Emotions and the Brain, 12th Rotman Institute Conference, Toronto, Canada [Details]

Published Reports

Coyle, C., Moynihan, M., Dundon, N., Bramham, J., & Carr, A. (2011) The impact of positive peers on adolescent substance use. Dublin North East Task Force, Dublin, Ireland. [Details]
                     

Abstract

Whelan, R,Lonergan, R,Kiiski, H,Nolan, H,Kinsella, K,Bramham, J,O'Reilly, M,Reilly, RB,Hutchinson, M,Tubridy, N (2010) ERP ABNORMALITIES IN MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS PATIENTS: A HIGH-DENSITY EEG STUDY. Abstract [Details]
                                                     

Review Articles

Bramham, J.; (2009) The impact of ADHD in adulthood. Review Articles [Details]
                               

Research

Research Interests

Clinical neuropsychology; Neuropsychiatry; Adulthood ADHD and comorbidities; Social cognition

Research Projects

Sponsor : Irish Research Council (IRC)
Title : Why are adults with ADHD likely to develop anxiety disorders? An investigation of risk factors, measurement techniques, and impact on neuropsychological functioning
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-14 / 30-SEP-17
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Research funding award for VP in Graduate Studies
Start Date / End Date : 01-JAN-15 / 31-AUG-17
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Neuroimaging analysis suite
Start Date / End Date : 26-MAY-08 / 01-DEC-09
Sponsor : Irish Research Council for Science Engineering and Technology (IRCSET)
Title : Cognitive impairment and neuroimaging in multiple sclerosis
Start Date / End Date : 01-AUG-10 / 31-JUL-13
Sponsor : Dublin North East Drugs Task Force Ltd
Title : Influencing the etiology of positive peers
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUL-08 / 31-MAY-10
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Event-related fMRI investigation of delayed gratification in adult ADHD
Start Date / End Date : 26-MAY-08 / 01-DEC-09

Recent Postgraduates

Completed doctorates (N=22)

Katie Grogan PhD (2017), 
Majella Byrne DPsychSc (2016),
Seán Ó Donnchadha DPsychSc (2016)
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Rosemary Keane DPsychSc (2016),
Martha Noone DPsychSc (2015), 

Current Postgraduate Students

Aoife Lonergan, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)   -   Thesis Supervisor