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Alan Carr

Full Professor of Clinical Psychology

School Of Psychology
Newman Building
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7168740
Email: alan.carr@ucd.ie

Biography

Professor Alan Carr, BA, MA, PhD, C Clin Psychol FPsI, C Psychol FBPsS, Reg FT (FTAI), ECP - is Head of the UCD School of Psychology (1999-2000, 2012-2015, 2016-2019). He has a personal chair in clinical psychology at UCD and is director of the doctoral programme in clinical psychology. He has a family therapy clinical practice at the Clanwilliam Institute, Dublin where he treats individuals couples and families with a range of psychological challenges across the lifespan. He has produced over 20 volumes and 200 papers and presentations in the areas of clinical psychology, family therapy and positive psychology. He has held research grants from the SSRC, the HRB, the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform, the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse, the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry, Crosscare Teen Counselling, Archways Families First, and the Daughters of Charity.  In addition he has co-ordinated a sponsorship programme involving the Irish Health Service and agencies which since 1997 has supported the training of over 100 doctoral students in clinical psychology and involved funding of over 10 million Euro. He received the Award of Special Merit from the Psychological Society of Ireland in 2001 for his contribution to the development of clinical psychology training and research and was made a Fellow of the Psychological Society of Ireland in 2002. He was a visiting professor at the University of Aarhus in 2005 and was awarded a personal chair at UCD in 2006. In 2009 he was made a Fellow of the British Psychological Society and received the International Research Promotion Council, Eminent Scientist of the Year, Europe, award in Clinical Psychology and Mental Health. In 2011 he received an award from the European Family Therapy Association for his contribution to family therapy research.


Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2010.
Title: Award for contribution to family therapy research.
Year: 2009.
Title: Eminent Scientist of the Year, Europe, Clinical Psychology and Mental Health (International Research Promotion Council )
Year: 2009.
Title: FBPsS (Fellow of the British Psychological Society)
Year: 2007.
Title: President's Research Fellowship
Year: 2005.
Title: Honorary life membership of the Division of Clinical Psychology of PSsI
Year: 2002.
Title: FPsSI (Fellow of the Psychological Society of Ireland)
Year: 2002.
Title: European Certificate in Psychotherapy
Year: 2001.
Title: Special award of merit for outstanding contribution to psychology from Psychological Society of Ireland
Year: 1995.
Title: Registered Family Therapist (Family Therapy Network of Ireland)
Year: 1989.
Title: Reg. Psychol (Registered Psychologist in Ireland)
Year: 1988.
Title: C. Psychol (Chartered Psychologist in the UK)
Year: 1985.
Title: AFBPsS (Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society)
Year: 1984.
Title: AFPsSI (Associate Fellow of the Psychological Society of Ireland)

Associations

Association: Family Therapy Network of Ireland, Function/Role: Member
Association: Association for Family Therapy, UK, Function/Role: Member
Association: European Association for Psychotherapy, Function/Role: Member
Association: British Psychological Society, Function/Role: Member
Association: Psychological Society of Ireland, Function/Role: Member
       

Committees

Committee : UCD College of Social Sciences and Law Executive Management Committee
Committee : Head of the UCD School of Psychology (1999-2000, 2012-2015, 2016-2019)
Committee : UCD College of Human Sciences Executive Managment Committee
Committee : Leeds University Self-Harm Intervention, Family Therapy Trial - Data Monitoring and Ethics Committee
Committee : Association for Family Therapy on Core Competencies for Systemic Therapists
Committee : UCD University Committee for Academic Appointments Tenure and Promotion
Committee : Board of UCD Student Health Service
Committee : D Psych Sc Course Advisory Committee
Committee : D Psych Sc Board of Studies
Committee : UCD School of Psychology Executive Management Committee
Committee : UCD College of Human Sciences Research and Innovation Board
Committee : Clanwilliam Institute Academic Council
Committee : UCD Psychology Department Executive Management Committee
Committee : UCD Research and Scholarship Board
Committee : UCD Research Innovation board
Committee : UCD Faculty of Human Sciences Research and Staff Development Board
Committee : UCD Faculty of Human Sciences Executive Committee
Committee : Clinical Psychology recruitment & appointment's committees for the HSE, Mater Dei Counselling Service, Mater University Hospital, St Luke's Hospital and Our Lady's Hospital Crumlin

Employment

Employer: University College Dublin
Position: Staff member
Employer: Clanwilliam Institute Dublin
Position: Consultant Psychologist
Employer: Carr Communications Ltd
Position: Senior communications consultant
Employer: Thurlow House Child and Family Centre
Position: Clinical psychologist
Employer: Queen's University, Kingston
Position: Clinical psychology Intern
Employer: Mater Hospital Child Guidance Clinic
Position: Clinical psychologist
Employer: National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Position: Senior tutor
Employer: National Drug Advisory and Treatment Centre
Position: Clinical psychologist

Education

Year 2007 Institution:
Qualification: AFBPsS Subject:
Year 2007 Institution:
Qualification: AFPsSI Subject:
Year 1984 Institution: Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
Qualification: PhD Subject:
Year 1979 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: MA Subject:
Year 1977 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: BA Subject:
         

Publications

Books

Carr, A., Linehan, C., O' Reilly, G., Walsh, P., & McEvoy, J. (2016) Handbook of Clinical Psychology and Intellectual Disability (Second Edition). London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A., & McNulty, M. (2016) Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) Handbook of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology: A Contextual Approach (Third Edition). London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A. (2014) Positive Psychology (Second edition). Chinese Translation. China: Yang Chi Book Company version. [Details]
Carr, A. (2014) Handbook of Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology: Portuguese Translation. Portugal: Portuguese Press. [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) Positive Psychology. The Science of Happiness and Human Strengths (Second Edition) - Chinese Translation. China: Yang Chih Book Company. [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) Positive Psychology (second edition). Chinese Translation, China Light Industry Press version in simplified Chinese Characters. China: China Light Industry Press. [Details]
Carr, A., Fry, J. & Casey, T., Forrest, M., Beirne, F. & Cassells, C. (2013) Positive Systemic Practice: The Crosscare Teen Counselling Model of Intervention for Adolescents and their Parents (A Practice Manual). Dublin: Crosscare Teen Counselling. [Details]
Egan, J. & Carr, A. (2013) To Be a Trauma Therapist. The Role of Defences, Personal History and Self-Care. Saarbrucken, Germany:: Scholars Press. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2012) Clinical Psychology: An Introduction. London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2012) Family Therapy: Concepts, Process and Practice (Third Edition). Chichester: Wiley. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2011) Positive Psychology. The Science of Happiness and Human Strengths (Second Edition). London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A; (2010) Positive Psychology - German Translation. Germany: German Press. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2009) Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families - Korean Translation. Korea: Korean Press. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2009) What Works with Children, Adolescents and Adults? A Review of Research on the Effectiveness of Psychotherapy. London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2008) Positive Psychology - Chinese Translation. China: Chinese Press. [Details]
Carr, A; (2008) Positive Psychology - Polish translation. Poland: Polish Translation. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2007) Positive Psychology - Spanish Translation. Spain: Spanish Press. [Details]
Carr, A., O'Reilly, G., Walsh, PN & McEvoy, J.; (2007) Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice. London: Routledge. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A.; (2006) Handbook of Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology: A Contextual Approach (Second Edition). London: Brunner Routledge. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A.; (2006) Family therapy: Concepts, Process and Practice (Second Edition). Chichester: Wiley. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M.; (2006) Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2004) Handbook of Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology - Chinese translation. London: Routledge. [Details]
O Reilly, G., Marshall, W., Beckett, R., & Carr, A.; (2004) The Handbook of Clinical Intervention with Juvenile Sexual Offenders. : Brunner Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A; (2004) Depression and Attempted Suicide in Adolescence - Polish Translation. Poland: Polish Press. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2004) Avoiding Sexually Risky Behaviour In Adolescence - Polish Translation. Poland: Polish Press. [Details]
Carr, A. & OReilly, G.; (2004) Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. : Edwin Mellen. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2004) Positive Psychology. The Science of Happiness and Human Strengths. London: Brunner-Routledge. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A.; (2002) Abnormal Psychology - Korean translation. Korea: *. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2002) Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. : Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2002) Depression and Attempted Suicide in Adolescence. Oxford: Blackwell. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A.; (2002) Avoiding Sexually Risky Behaviour In Adolescence. Oxford: Blackwell. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A.; (2001) Abnormal Psychology. London: Psychology Press. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) Clinical Psychology In Ireland. Volume 1. Empirical Studies of Professional Practice. : Edwin Mellen. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. : Edwin Mellen. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) Family therapy: Concepts, Process and Practice. Chichester: Wiley. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A; (2000) Empirical approaches to Family assessment. Special Guest Edited Issue of the Journal of Family Therapy, Volume 22, No. 2. Oxford: Blackwell. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. : Edwin Mellen. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. : Edwin Mellen. [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) What Works With Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Research on Psychological Interventions with Children Adolescents and their Families. : Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1999) Handbook of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology: A Contextual Approach. London: Routledge. Available Online [Details]
O'Reilly, G. & Carr, A.; (1998) Understanding, Assessing and Treating Juvenile and Adult Sex Offenders. Special Guest Edited Issue of the Irish Journal of Psychology, Volume 19 No.1. : Psychological Society of Ireland. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1997) Family Therapy and Systemic Practice. Lanham, MD: University Press of America. Available Online [Details]
Carr, A.; (1995) Positive Practice: A Step-by-Step Approach to Family Therapy. : Harwood. [Details]

Book Chapters

Carr, A. (2017) 'Narratives of hope' In: A. Vetere & E. Dowling (eds). Narrative Therapies with Children and Their families: A Practitioners Guide to Concepts and Approaches (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.289-312 [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) 'Social and emotional development in middle childhood' In: D. Skuse, H. Bruce, & L. Dowdney (eds). Child Psychology and Psychiatry. Frameworks for Practice (Third Edition). London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A. (2016) 'Child clinical psychology' In: J. Norcross, G. VandenBos, & D. Freedheim (eds). APA Handbook of Clinical Psychology. Volume I: Roots and Branches. Washington, DC: APA. , pp.59-80 [Details]
Carr, A. (2016) 'Social and emotional development in middle childhood' In: D. Skuse, H. Bruce, & L. Dowdney (eds). Child Psychology and Psychiatry. Frameworks for Practice (Third Edition). London: Routledge. [Details]
Carr, A. & O' Reilly, G. (2016) 'Consultation, interviewing and report writing' In: A. Carr, C. Linehan, G. O' Reilly, P. Walsh, & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.161-208 [Details]
O' Reilly, G. & Carr, A. (2016) 'Intelligence' In: A. Carr, C. Linehan, G. O' Reilly, P. Walsh, & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.81-106 [Details]
Carr, A. & O' Reilly, G. (2016) 'Lifespan development and the family lifecycle' In: A. Carr, C. Linehan, G. O' Reilly, P. Walsh, & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.45-78 [Details]
Carr, A. & O' Reilly, G. (2016) 'Diagnosis, classification and epidemiology' In: A. Carr, C. Linehan, G. O' Reilly, P. Walsh, & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.3-44 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Psychosis' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.849-917 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Eating disorders: Bulimia and anorexia' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.715-758 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Suicide risk' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.354-379 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Depression' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.265-316 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Intake interviews, testing and report writing' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.233-262 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Systemic couple therapy' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.161-205 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Psychodynamic therapy' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.102-136 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Cognitive behavioural therapy' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.64-102 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Classification and epidemiology' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.37-63 [Details]
Carr, A. & McNulty, M. (2016) 'Normal psychological development in adulthood' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach (Second Edition). London: Routledge. , pp.3-36 [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) 'The evolution of systems theory' In: T. Sexton & J. Lebow (eds). Handbook of Family Therapy (Fourth Edition). New York: Routledge. , pp.13-29 [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) 'The development of clinical psychology in the Republic of Ireland' In: J. Hall, D. Pilgrim & G. Turpin (eds). Clinical Psychology in Britain: Historical Perspectives. London: British Psychological Society. , pp.344-350 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2014) 'Positive psychology' In: A. Michalos (eds). Enclylopedia of Quality of Life. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer. , pp.4927-4932 [Details]
Carr, A. (2012) 'Family-based therapy' In: R. Levesque (eds). Encyclopedia of Adolescence. New York: Springer. , pp.976-983 [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2011) 'Social and emotional development in middle childhood' In: D. Skuse, H. Bruce, L. Dowdney & D. Mrazek (eds). Child Psychology and Psychiatry. Frameworks for Practice. London: Routledge. , pp.56-61 [Details]
Carr, A.; (2009) 'Combatting Depression. In K Geldard (Ed)' In: Carr, A.; (eds). Practical Interventions for Young People at Risk. Thousand Oaks CA: Sage. , pp.45-55 [Details]
Carr, A.; (2009) 'Preventing  suicide' In: K. Geldard (eds). Practical Interventions for Young People at Risk. Thousand Oaks: Sage. , pp.66-78 [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2009) 'Combatting depression' In: K. Geldard (eds). Practical Interventions for Young People at Risk. Thousand Oaks: Sage. , pp.45-55 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2009) 'Preventing Suicide. In K. Geldard (Ed)' In: Carr, A.; (eds). Practical Interventions for Young People at Risk. Thousand Oaks: Sage. [Details]
O'Reilly, G., Carr, A. & Bullens, R. ; (2007) 'Ontwikkelingsmodellen seksueel misbruik' In: A. Ph van Wijk, R. Bullens & P. van der Eshof (eds). Facetten van Zedencriminaliteit. London: Elsevier. , pp.53-69 [Details]
Carr, A. & OReilly, G.; (2007) 'Chapter 1. Diagnosis, classification and epidemiology' In: A. Carr, G. OReilly, P. Walsh, & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice. London: Routledge. , pp.3-49 [Details]
Carr, A. & OReilly, G.; (2007) 'Chapter 2. Lifespan development and the family lifecycle' In: A.Carr, G. OReilly, P. Walsh & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice. London: Routledge. , pp.50-92 [Details]
OReilly, G. & Carr, A.; (2007) 'Chapter 3. Evaluating intelligence across the lifespan: Integrating theory, research and measurement' In: A. Carr, G. OReilly, P. Walsh, & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice. London: Routledge. , pp.95-142 [Details]
Carr, A. & OReilly, G. ; (2007) 'Chapter 5. Interviewing and report writing' In: A. Carr, G. OReilly, P. Walsh, & J. McEvoy (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice. London: Routledge. , pp.169-228 [Details]
Carr, A.; (2006) 'Children and adolescents' In: C. Freeman & M. Power (eds). The Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapy: A Guide for Research and Practice. Chichester: Wiley. , pp.385-400 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 8. Depression' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.291-345 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 7. Intake interviews, testing and report writing' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.253-288 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 5. Systemic couples therapy' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.157-219 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 4. Psychodynamic therapy' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.108-156 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 3. Cognitive behaviour therapy' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.61-107 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 2. Classification and epidemiology' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.42-60 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 19. Eating disorders: Bulimia and anorexia' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.724-765 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 10. Suicide risk' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.383-420 [Details]
Carr, A. McNulty, M.; (2006) 'Chapter 1. Normal psychological development in adulthood' In: A. Carr & M. McNulty (eds). Handbook of Adult Clinical Psychology: An Evidence Based Practice Approach. London: Routledge. , pp.3-41 [Details]
O'Reilly, G. Carr, A.; (2005) 'Assessment and treatment of criminogenic needs' In: O'Reilly, G. Carr, A.; (eds). The Juvenile Sexual Offender (Seconnd Edition). New York: Guilford. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2005) 'Narratives of hope' In: A. Vetere & E. Dowling, E (eds). Narrative Therapies with Children and Their families: A Practitioners Guide to Concepts and Approaches. London: Brunner Routledge. London: Routledge. , pp.268-282 [Details]
O' Reilly, G., & Carr, A.; (2005) 'Assessment and treatment of criminogenic needs' In: H. Barbaree & W. L. Marshall (eds). The Juvenile Sexual Offender (2nd Edition). New York: Guilford. , pp.192-218 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2005) 'Research on the therapeutic alliance in family therapy' In: Carr, A.; (eds). The Space Between: Experience, Context and Process in the Therapeutic Relationship. London: Karnac. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2005) 'Narratives of hope' In: Carr, A.; (eds). Narrative Therapies with Children and Their families: A Practitioners Guide to Concepts and Approaches. London: Routledge. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2004) 'Family therapy and intellectual disability' In: P. Walsh & H. Gash (eds). Lives And Times - Practice, Policy And People with Disabilities. Bray: Rathdown. Link to full text [Details]
O Reilly, G. & Carr, A.; (2004) 'A review of theoretical models of sexual offending' In: G. OReilly, W. Marshall, A. Carr & R. Beckett (eds). The Handbook of Clinical Intervention with Young People who Sexually Abuse. London: Routledge. [Details]
Duane, D., Carr, A., Cherry, J., McGrath, K., & OShea, D.; (2004) 'Supporting parents of adolescent perpetrators of CSA' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.213-234 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. & OReilly, G; (2004) 'Prevalence of CSA in Ireland' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.13-36 Link to full text [Details]
ORiordan, B., Carr, A. & Turner , R.; (2004) 'Profiles of cases referred for CSA assessment' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.37-58 Link to full text [Details]
Nolan, M., OFlaherty, A., Turner, R., Keary, K., Fitzpatrick, C. & Carr, A.; (2004) 'Profiles of subgroups of cases referred for CSA assessment' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.59-84 Link to full text [Details]
Nolan, M., Carr, A., OFlaherty, A., Fitzpatrick, C., Turner, R., Keary, K., OShea, D., Smyth, P., & Tobin, G.; (2004) 'A comparison of two CSA treatment programmes' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.85-116 Link to full text [Details]
O'Halloran, M., Carr, A., O'Reilly, G., Sheerin, D., Cherry, J., Turner, R., Beckett, R. & Brown, S.; (2004) 'Profiles of adolescent perpetrators of CSA' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.117-154 Link to full text [Details]
Duane, Y., Carr, A., Cherry, J., McGrath, K., & OShea, D.; (2004) 'Profiles of parents of adolescent perpetrators of CSA' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.155-186 Link to full text [Details]
O Reilly, G., Morrison, T., Sheerin, D., & Carr, A.; (2004) 'Enhancing motivation to change in adolescent perpetrators of CSA' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.187-212 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. & OReilly, G.; (2004) 'Introduction' In: A. Carr & G. OReilly (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 5: Empirical Studies of Child Sexual Abuse. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.1-12 Available Online Link to full text [Details]
O Reilly, G. , Beckett, R. & Carr, A.; (2004) 'The clinical assessment of young people with sexually abusive behaviour' In: G. OReilly, W. Marshall, & A. Carr, & R.Beckett (eds). The Handbook of Clinical Intervention with Young People who Sexually Abuse. London: Brunner-Routledge. Available Online Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2002) 'Conclusion' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. London: Brunner- Routledge. , pp.359-372 Available Online Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2002) 'Child and Adolescence Problems' In: In F. Bond & W. Dryden (Eds.) (eds). Handbook of Brief Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Chichester: Wiley. , pp.208-238 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2002) 'Compendium of practices for including children in family sessions' In: In L. Miller (Ed.),Thousand Oaks: Sage (eds). Practical Approaches for School Counsellors: Integrating Family Counselling in School Settings. , pp.73-88 Link to full text [Details]
Finnegan, L. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of adjustment problems in children with autism' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.107-128 [Details]
Fahey, A. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of adjustment problems in children with sensory disabilities' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.83-106 [Details]
Waldron, B. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of adjustment problems in children cerebral palsy' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.64-82 [Details]
Lange, G. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of cognitive delays in socially disadvantaged children' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and AdolescentsA Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.41-63 [Details]
OSullivan, A. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of developmental delay in low birth weight infants' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents?A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. London: Routledge. , pp.17-40 [Details]
Farrell, E., & Cullen, R. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of adjustment problems in children with diabetes' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.249-266 [Details]
Brinkley, A., Cullen, R. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of adjustment problems in children with asthma' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.222-248 [Details]
McCarthy, O. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of bullying' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.205-221 [Details]
Duane, Y. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of sexual abuse' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.181-204 [Details]
ORiordan, D. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of physical abuse' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.154-180 [Details]
Kennedy, B. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of challenging behaviour in children with intellectual disabilities' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.129-153 [Details]
Enright, S. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of post-traumatic adjustment problems in children and adolescents' In: * (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. London: Routledge. , pp.314-335 [Details]
McGlinchey, A., Moore, N. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of teenage pregnancy, STDs and HIV infection' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.287-313 [Details]
Coughlan, B., Doyle, M. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of teenage smoking, alcohol use and drug abuse' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.267-286 [Details]
Hickey, D. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Prevention of suicide in adolescence' In: London: Routledge (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. , pp.336-358 [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Introduction' In: Carr, A.; (eds). Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents? A Critical Review of Psychological Prevention Programmes for Children, Adolescents and their Families. London: Routledge. [Details]
Dunne, D. & Carr, A. ; (2000) 'Harassment of clinical psychologists by clients. ' In: Dunne, D. & Carr, A. ; (eds). Clinical Psychology In Ireland. Volume 1. Empirical Studies of Professional Practice. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. Link to full text [Details]
Lange,W. & Carr, A. ; (2000) 'Mood congruent memory bias of individuals with depressed mood and anxiety' In: Lange,W. & Carr, A. ; (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. Link to full text [Details]
Behan, J. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Oppositional defiant disorder' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.102-130 [Details]
Brosnan, R. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Adolescent conduct problems' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. London: Routledge. , pp.131-154 [Details]
Cormack, C & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Drug abuse' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.155-177 [Details]
Moore, M. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Anxiety disorders' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.178-202 [Details]
Moorhouse, A. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'The correlates of phone-in frequency, duration and the number of suggestions made in family therapy supervision' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.145-160 Link to full text [Details]
McHale, E. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'The effect of supervisor and trainee therapist gender on supervision discourse' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.161-182 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Introduction' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.1-16 [Details]
Edgeworth, J. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Child abuse' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.17-48 [Details]
Murphy, E. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Enuresis and encopresis' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.49-64 [Details]
Nolan, M. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.65-102 [Details]
Drumm, M., Carr, A. & Fitzgerald, M.; (2000) 'The Beavers, McMaster and Circumplex Clinical Rating Scales: A study of their sensitivity, specificity and discriminant validity' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.125-144 Link to full text [Details]
Leeson, S., Carr, A., Fitzgerald, M. & Moukaddem, S.; (2000) 'Recovery and relapse in multiproblem families following community-based multidisciplinary treatment' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. , pp.161-186 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Ken Gergens argument for social constructionism' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.1-14 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Michael White's narrative therapy' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.15-38 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Karl Tomms approach to systemic practice' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume . Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.39-64 Link to full text [Details]
Ryan, D. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'A study of the differential effects of Tomms questioning styles on therapeutic alliance' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.65-86 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Fathers in family therapy: Lessons from research' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. , pp.87-106 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Divorce research: Lessons for family therapists' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 4. Family Therapy Theory, Practice and Research. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.107-124 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'The epidemiology of psychological disorders in Irish children' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. , pp.29-50 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Twenty years a growing: gains in the intelligence test scores of Irish children over two decades' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. , pp.51-60 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. & O'Reilly, M.; (2000) 'Service needs of carers for people with intellectual disabilities: Profiles of high-need and low-need groups' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. , pp.61-82 Link to full text [Details]
Byrne, J. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Psychosocial profiles of Irish children with conduct disorders, mixed disorders of conduct and emotion and emotional disorders' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. , pp.83-108 Link to full text [Details]
O'Keefe, J., Carr, A. & McQuaid, P.; (2000) 'Conduct disorder in girls and boys: The identification of distinct psychosocial profiles' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents . , pp.109-134 Link to full text [Details]
Coughlan, B., Carr, A. & Fitzgerald, M.; (2000) 'Factors related to the adjustment of siblings following sudden infant death' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. , pp.135-160 Link to full text [Details]
Collins, S., Carr, A. & O'Keeffe, D.; (2000) 'Evaluation of the effectiveness of a chronic pain management programme' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. , pp.159-174 Link to full text [Details]
Rosengrave, P. Carr, A. & Fitzgerald, M.X.; (2000) 'Stress and coping in staff managing patients with cystic fibrosis' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. , pp.175-188 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'The classification of problems in clinical child and family psychology' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland, Volume 3. Empirical Studies of Problems and Treatment Processes in Children and Adolescents. , pp.1-28 [Details]
Byrne, M. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Depression and power in marriage' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. , pp.93-116 Link to full text [Details]
Cullen, J. & Carr , A.; (2000) 'Co-dependency: an empirical study from a systemic perspective' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. , pp.117-142 Link to full text [Details]
Moore, O., Cassidy, E., Carr, A. & O'Callaghan, E.; (2000) 'Schizophrenia and the relationship between insight depression and self-deception' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. , pp.143-158 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'A national survey of clinical psychologists in Ireland' In: Lampeter, Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology In Ireland. Volume 1. Empirical Studies of Professional Practice. , pp.19-56 Link to full text [Details]
Doran, A. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Clinical psychologists' roles' In: Lampeter, Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology In Ireland. Volume 1. Empirical Studies of Professional Practice. , pp.57-82 Link to full text [Details]
O'Brien, E., Carey, S. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Clinical psychology and child protection' In: Lampeter, Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland Volume 1. Empirical Studies of Professional Practice. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.83-132 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2000).; (2000) 'Evidence based practice in counselling and psychotherapy' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. Wales: Edwin Mellen Press. , pp.1-52 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'The effectiveness of psychological treatments of offenders' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. , pp.53-64 Link to full text [Details]
Humphries, C. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'The short term effectiveness of critical incident stress debriefing' In: Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology in Ireland. Volume 2. Empirical Studies of Problems And Treatment Processes In Adults. , pp.65-78 Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Clinical psychology in Ireland: What empirical studies of professional practice tell us' In: Lampeter, Wales: Edwin Mellen Press (eds). Clinical Psychology In Ireland. Volume 1. Empirical Studies of Professional Practice. , pp.1-18 Link to full text [Details]
O'Halloran, M. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Adjustment to parental separation and divorce' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.280-299 [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Conclusions' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.300-222 Link to full text [Details]
Moore, M. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Depression and grief' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. london: Routledge. , pp.203-232 [Details]
Mitchell, K. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Anorexia and bulimia' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.233-257 [Details]
Murphy, E. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Pediatric pain problems' In: London: Routledge (eds). What Works With Children And Adolescents? A Critical Review Of Psychological Interventions With Children, Adolescents And Their Families. , pp.258-279 [Details]
 

Peer Reviewed Journals

O'Harrahan, K., Daly White, M., Carr, A., Cahill, P., Keenleyside, M., Fitzhenry, M., Harte, E., Hayes, J., McCullagh, A., McGuinness, S., Noonan, H., O¿Shea, H., Rodgers, C., Whelan, N., Sheppard, N., Browne, S. (2017) 'Validation of 28 and 15 item versions of the SCORE family assessment questionnaire with adult mental health service users'. Journal of Family Therapy, 39 (1):4-20. [DOI] [Details]
Moore, L. M., Carr, A., Hodgins, S., Duffy, D., & Rooney, B. (2017) 'What works best for reducing symptoms and improving quality of life? A six month follow-up on the effectiveness of group cognitive-behaviour therapy and group information and support for adults suffering from depression'. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, . [DOI] [Details]
Cotter, P., Hollwey, S., & Carr, A. (2017) 'Working with persons with an intellectual disability: The transferential process between therapist and client and the systems they inhabit'. Tizard Learning Disability Review, 22 (3):136-143. [DOI] [Details]
Moore, L. M., Carr, A., Hartnett, D. (2017) 'Does group CBT for depression do what it says on the tin? A systemic review and meta-analysis of group CBT for depressed adults (2000 ¿ 2016)'. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 47 (3):141-152. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A., Finnegan, L., Griffin, E., Cotter, P., & Hyland, A. (2017) 'A randomized controlled trial of the Say Yes to Life (SYTL) positive psychology group psychotherapy program for depression. An interim report'. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 47 (1):153-161. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) 'A tribute to Professor William R. Shadish'. Journal of Family Therapy, 39 (1):125-127. [Details]
Carr, A. & Stratton, P. (2017) 'SCORE family assessment questionnaire: A decade of progress'. Family Process, 56 (2):285-301. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) 'Family therapy for adolescents. A research informed perspective'. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 37 (4):467-479. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A., Hartnett, D., Brosnan, E., & Sharry, J. (2017) 'Parents Plus systemic, solution-focused parent training programs: Description, review of the evidence-base, and meta-analysis'. Family Process, 56 (3):652-668. [DOI] [Details]
Hartnett, D., Carr, A., Hamilton, E., & O¿Reilly, G. (2017) 'The effectiveness of Functional Family Therapy for adolescent behavioural and substance misuse problems: A meta-analysis'. Family Process, 56 (3):607-619. [DOI] [Details]
Hartnett, D., Carr, A., & Hamilton, E. (2017) 'Therapist implementation and parent experiences of the three phases of functional family therapy'. Journal of Family Therapy, 39 (1). [DOI] [Details]
Keating, A., Sharry, J., Murphy, M. Rooney, B. & Carr, A. (2016) 'An evaluation of the Parents Plus Parenting when Separated programme'. Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 21 (2):240-254. [DOI] [Details]
MacDonald, K, Thomas, M., Sciolla, A., Schneider, B., Pappas, K., Bleijenberg, G., Bohus, M., Bekh, B.,Carpenter, L., Carr, A., Dannlowski, U., Dorahy, M., Fahlke, C., Finzi-Dottan, R., Karu, T., Gerdner, A., Glaesmer, H., Grabe, H., Heins, M., Kenny, D., Kim, D., Knoop, H., Lobbestael, J., Lochner, C.,Lauritzen, G., Ravndal, E., Riggs, S., Sar, V., Schäfer, I., Schlosser, N., Schwandt, M., Stein, M., Subic-Wrana, C., Vogel, M., & Wingenfeld, K. (2016) 'Minimization of childhood maltreatment is common and consequential: results from a large, multinational sample using the Childhood Trauma Questionnaire'. PLoS ONE, 11 (1):e0146058-e0146058. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A. (2016) 'How and why do family and systemic therapies work? keynote address to AAFT, Melbourne, 2015'. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 37 (1):37-55. [DOI] [Details]
Hamilton, E. & Carr, A. (2016) 'Systematic review of self-report family assessment measures'. Family Process, 55 (1):16-30. [DOI] [Details]
Hartnett, D., Carr, A., & Sexton, T. (2016) 'The effectiveness of Functional Family Therapy in reducing mental health risk and family adjustment difficulties in an Irish Context'. Family Process, 55 (2):287-304. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A. & Finnegan, L. (2015) 'The Say Yes to Life (SYTL) program: A positive psychology group intervention for major depressive disorder'. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 45 (2):109-118. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne, F., Casey, T. & Rooney, B. (2015) 'Positive Systemic Practice: A controlled trial of family therapy for adolescents with emotional and behavioural problems in Ireland'. Journal of Family Therapy, 37 (4):429-449. [DOI] [Details]
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]
O'Doherty, V. and Carr, A. and McGrann, A. and O'Neill, J.O., Dinan, S., Graham, I. & Maher, V. (2015) 'A Controlled Evaluation of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression'. Mindfulness, 6 (3):405-416. Available Online [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A., Keenleyside, M., Daly White, M., Fitzhenry, M., Harte, E., O¿Hanrahan, K., Hayes, J., McCullagh, A., McGuinness, S., Noonan, H., O¿Shea, H., Rodgers, C., Whelan, N., Cahill, P., Sheppard, N., & Browne, S. (2015) 'Personality disorders in an Irish mental health service: The Waterford Mental Health Survey'. Irish Journal of Psychology, . [DOI] [Details]
Fitzhenry, M., Harte, E., Carr, A., Keenleyside, M., O¿Hanrahan, K., Daly White, M., Hayes, J., Cahill, P., McCullagh, A., McGuinness, S., Noonan, H., O¿Shea, H., Rodgers, C., Whelan, N., Sheppard, N., Browne, S. (2015) 'Child maltreatment and adult psychopathology in an Irish context'. Child Abuse and Neglect, 45 :101-107. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A., Cahill, P., Cassells, C. & Hartnett, D. (2015) 'Psychometric properties and responsiveness to change of 15 and 28 item versions of the SCORE: A family assessment questionnaire'. Family Process, 54 (3):454-463. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Casey, T. & Beirne, F. (2015) 'Positive Systemic Practice for families of adolescents with emotional and behavioural problems'. Human Systems: Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management be added to the list of publications, 26 (1):5-28. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2014) 'The evidence-base for family therapy and systemic interventions for child-focused problems'. Journal of Family Therapy, 36 :107-157. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2014) 'History of family therapy in Ireland. 2. Profiles of key figures'. Feedback, :125-147. [Details]
Graham, C.; Carr, A.; Rooney, B.; Sexton, T.; Wilson Satterfield, L. (2014) 'Evaluation of functional family therapy in an Irish context'. Journal of Family Therapy, 36 :20-38. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Jewell, T.; Stratton, P.; Lask, J.; Eisler, I.; Carr, A. (2014) 'Development of a children's version of the SCORE index of family function and change'. Family Process, 52 :673-684. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A. (2014) 'Thematic review of family therapy journals 2013'. Journal of Family Therapy, 36 :420-443. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne, F., Casey, T. & Rooney, B. (2014) 'Positive Systemic Practice: A controlled trial of family therapy for adolescents with emotional and behavioural problems in Ireland'. Journal of Family Therapy, 37 :429-449. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A. (2014) 'The evidence-base for couple therapy, family therapy and systemic interventions for adult-focused problems'. Journal of Family Therapy, 36 :158-194. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Hartnett, D.; Carr, A. (2013) 'Leaves on a stream: The effectiveness of a mindfulness-based exercise on the frequency, and difficulty in letting go of, anxious self-statements'. The Journal of Articles in Support if the Null Hypothesis, 10 (1):41-52. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) 'History of family therapy in Ireland. 1. A bird¿s-eye view'. Feedback, :3-32. [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) 'The development of family therapy in Ireland'. Contemporary Family Therapy, 35 :179-199. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) 'Thematic review of family therapy journals 2012'. Journal of Family Therapy, 35 :407-426. [DOI] [Details]
Fay, D., Carr, A., O'Reilly, K., Cahill, P., Dooley, B., Guerin, S., & Stratton, P. (2013) 'Irish norms for the SCORE-15 and 28 from a national telephone survey'. Journal of Family Therapy, 35 (1):24-42. [DOI] [Details]
Carr, A. (2012) 'Positive mental health: a research agenda'. World Psychiatry, 11 (2):100-100. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2012) 'Thematic review of family therapy journals 2011'. Journal of Family Therapy, 34 :431-451. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2011) 'Power and influence in systemic consultation'. Human Systems: Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management be added to the list of publications, 22 :34-48. Link to full text [Details]
Connon, G., Crooks, A., Carr, A., Dooley, B., Guerin, S., Deasy, D., O'Shea, D., Ryan, I. & O'Flaherty, A.; (2011) 'Child sex abuse and the Irish criminal justice system'. Child Abuse Review, 20 (2):102-119. Available Online [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Randall, P. Carr, A., Dooley, B., & Rooney, B. ; (2011) 'Psychological characteristics of Irish clerical sexual offenders'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 32 :4-13. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2011) 'Thematic review of family therapy Journals 2010'. Journal of Family Therapy, 33 :429-447. Link to full text [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, A., Guerin, S. & Carr, A.; (2010) 'A controlled trial of group cognitive behaviour therapy for Irish breast cancer patients'. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology, 28 (2):143-156. Link to full text [Details]
Cahill, P., O'Reilly, K., Carr, A., Dooley, B., & Stratton, P. ; (2010) 'Validation of a 28-item version of the Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation in an Irish context: The SCORE-28. '. Journal of Family Therapy, 32 :210-231. Link to full text [Details]
O' Reilly, G. Carr, A. Murphy, P., M., & Cotter, A. ; (2010) 'Evaluation of a prison based sexual offender intervention programme'. Sexual Abuse, 22 :95-111. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A., Dooley, B., Fitzpatrick, M, Flanagan, E., Flanagan-Howard, R., Tierney, K., White, M., Daly, M. & Egan, J.; (2010) 'Adult adjustment of survivors of institutional child abuse in Ireland. '. Child Abuse and Neglect, 34 :477-489. Link to full text [Details]
Fitzpatrick, M., Carr, A., Dooley, B., Flanagan-Howard, R., Flanagan, E., Shevlin, K., Tierney, K., & White, M., Daly, M. & Egan J. ; (2010) 'Profiles of adult survivors of severe sexual, physical and emotional institutional abuse in Ireland'. Child Abuse Review, 19 :387-404. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2010) 'Ten research questions for family therapy. '. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 31 :116-132. Link to full text [Details]
McMorrow, E., Walsh, R., O'Keefe, D., Dooley, B. & Carr, A. ; (2010) 'Evaluation of Differential Responses of Subgroups of Chronic Pain Patients to a Pain Management Programme'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 31 :11-26. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A; (2010) 'Thematic Review of Family Therapy Journals 2009'. Journal of Family Therapy, 32 :409-427. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2009) 'Bipolar disorder in young people, description, assessment and evidence-based treatment'. Developmental neurorehabilitation, 12 :427-441. Link to full text [Details]
Flanagan, E., Carr, A., Dooley, B., Fitzpatrick, M. Flanagan-Howard, R., Shevlin, M., Tierney, K., & White, M., Daly, M. & Egan, J. ; (2009) 'Profiles of resilient survivors of institutional abuse in Ireland'. International Journal of Child & Family Welfare, 2-3 :56-73. Link to full text [Details]
Flanagan-Howard, R., Carr, A., Shevlin, M., Dooley, B., Fitzpatrick, M. Flanagan, E., Tierney, K., White, M., Daly, M. & Egan, J. ; (2009) 'Development and initial validation of the Institutional Child Abuse Processes and Coping Inventory among a sample of Irish adult survivors of institutional abuse. '. Child Abuse and Neglect, 33 :586-597. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2009) 'Thematic review of family therapy journals 2008. '. JOURNAL OF FAMILY THERAPY, 31 :404-426. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2009) 'The effectiveness of family therapy and systemic interventions for adult-focused problems'. JOURNAL OF FAMILY THERAPY, 31 :46-74. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2009) 'The effectiveness of family therapy and systemic interventions for child -focused problems'. JOURNAL OF FAMILY THERAPY, 31 :3-45. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2009) 'Family therapy training on a clinical psychology programme in Ireland. '. Recent Advances and Research Updates, 10 :83-84. [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2009) 'Bipolar disorder in young people. description, assessment and evidence-based treatment. '. Developmental neurorehabilitation, 12 :427-441. [Details]
Carr, A, Flanagan, E., Dooley, B., Fitzpatrick, M. Flanagan-Howard, R., Shevlin, M. Tierney, K. & White, M. Daly, M. & Egan, J.; (2009) 'Profiles of irish survivors of institutional abuse with different adult attachment styles'. Attachment & human development, 11 (2):183-201. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2008) 'Thematic review of family therapy journals 2007. '. Journal of Family Therapy, 30 :296-319. Link to full text [Details]
Egan, J. & Carr, A. ; (2008) 'Body-centred countertransference in female trauma therapists. '. Eisteacht, 8 (1):24-27. Link to full text [Details]
Carr A, ; (2008) 'Depression in young people: description, assessment and evidence-based treatment'. Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 11 :3-15. [DOI] Link to full text [Details]
Quinn, M, Carr, A, Carroll, L, OSullivan, D, ; (2007) 'Parents plus programme I: Evaluation of its effectiveness for pre-school children with developmental disabilities and behavioural problems'. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 20 :345-359. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A; (2007) 'Family therapy training on a clinical psychology programme'. Journal of Family Therapy, 29 :326-329. Link to full text [Details]
Quinn, M., Carr, A., Carroll, L. & O'Sullivan, D. ; (2006) 'Parents Plus Programme 2. Comparison of its effectiveness for preschool children with and without developmental disabilities'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 27 :169-190. [Details]
Carr, A; (2006) 'Thematic review of family therapy journals 2005'. JOURNAL OF FAMILY THERAPY, 28 (4):417-436. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A; (2006) 'Involving fathers in psychology services for children'. Cognitive and Behavioural Practice (Special series on involving fathers in psychological services), 13 :94-97. Link to full text [Details]
Waldron, B., O'Reilly, G., Carr, A., Randall, P., Shevlin, M., Dooley, B., Cotter, A., & Murphy, P. ; (2006) 'Factor structures of measures of cognitive distortions, emotional congruence, and victim empathy based on data from irish child sex offenders'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 27 :142-149. Link to full text [Details]
Lange, G, Sheerin, D, Carr, A, Dooley, B, Barton, V, Marshall, D, Mulligan, A, Lawlor, M, Belton, M, Doyle, M, ; (2005) 'Family factors associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and emotional disorders in children'. Journal of Family Therapy, 27 (1):76-96. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A; (2005) 'Thematic review of family therapy journals 2004'. JOURNAL OF FAMILY THERAPY, 27 (4):416-437. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A; (2005) 'Positive psychology'. Clinical Psychology Forum, 45 :94-97. Link to full text [Details]
Riggs, E., Carr, A., Bogue, J. Dooley, B.; (2005) 'Overgeneral memory and depression. Influences of distraction, referential set and cue word valence on memory retrieval'. IRISH JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY, 26 (03-Apr):177-184. Link to full text [Details]
Nevin, S., Carr, A., Shelvin, M., Dooley, B.; (2005) 'Factors related to well-being in Irish adolescents'. IRISH JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY, 26 :123-136. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2005) 'Contributions to the study of violence and trauma: Multisystemic therapy, exposure therapy, attachment styles and therapy process research'. JOURNAL OF INTERPERSONAL VIOLENCE, 20 (4):426-435. Link to full text [Details]
Hickey, D, Carr, A, Dooley, B, Guerin, S, Butler, E, Fitzpatrick, L, ; (2005) 'Family and marital profiles of couples in which one partner has depression or anxiety'. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 31 (2):171-182. Link to full text [Details]
Marsa, F., O'Reilly, G., Carr, A. Murphy, P., O¿Sullivan, M., Cotter, A. & Heavy, D. ; (2004) 'Attachment styles and psychological profiles of child sex offenders in Ireland. '. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 19 :1-24. [Details]
Coughlan, B., Sheehan, J., Cockram A., Carr, A. & Crowe, J. ; (2004) 'Evaluation of a group based psychoeducational treatment programme for women with an iatrogenic hepatitis C virus infection'. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 11 (4):303-314. [Details]
Byrne, M. , Carr, A. & Clarke. ; (2004) 'The efficacy of behavioural couples therapy and emotionally focused therapy for couple distress'. Contemporary Family Therapy, 26 :361-387. Link to full text [Details]
Marsa, F., O'Reilly, G., Carr, A. Murphy, P., OSullivan, M., Cotter, A. & Heavy, D.; (2004) 'Attachment styles and psychological profiles of child sex offenders in Ireland'. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 19 :1-24. Link to full text [Details]
Hickey, D., Carr, A., Dooley, B., Guerin, S. Butler, E. & Fitzpatrick, L. (In Press).; (2004) 'Family and marital profiles of couples in which one partner has depression or anxiety'. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, . [Details]
Byrne, M., Carr, A. & Clarke, M. (In Press); (2004) 'Power processes in couples where one partner has depression or panic disorder with agoraphobia'. Journal of Family Therapy, 26 . [Details]
Byrne, M., Carr, A. & Clarke, M.; (2004) 'The efficacy of couples based interventions for panic disorder with agoraphobia'. Journal of Family Therapy, 26 (2):105-125. Link to full text [Details]
Coughlan, B., Sheehan, J., Bunting, B., Carr, A. & Crowe, J. (In Press).; (2004) 'Evaluation of a model of adjustment to an iatrogenic hepatitis C infection'. British Journal of Health Psychology, . [Details]
Carr, A.; (2004) 'Interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents. Paediatric Rehabilitation'. Paediatric Rehabilitation, . Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2004) 'Contributions to the study of violence and trauma: Multisystemic therapy, exposure therapy, attachment styles and therapy process research'. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 20 (1). [Details]
Carr, A; (2004) 'Thematic Review of Family Therapy Journals 2003'. Journal of Family Therapy, . Link to full text [Details]
Coughlan, B., Sheehan, J., Carr, A., Crowe, J.; (2003) 'An Investigation of the psychosocial impact of a compensation tribunal on women with an iatrogenic Hepatitis C infection'. Irish Medical Journal, 96 (3):73-76. Link to full text [Details]
ORiordan, B., Carr, A. & Turner, R.; (2003) 'Characteristics of Irish child sexual abuse victims attending a specialist centre'. Child Abuse Review, 12 :190-204. Link to full text [Details]
McMorrow, E. & Carr, A.; (2003) 'How do we find out what works for whom? Evaluating the Efficacy and Effectiveness of Psychotherapy'. Eisteacht, 2 (26):24-31. Link to full text [Details]
Duane, Y., Carr, A. Cherry, J., McGrath, K. & OShea, D.; (2003) 'Profiles of the parents of adolescent CSA perpetrators attending a voluntary outpatient treatment programme in Ireland'. Child Abuse Review, 12 :5-24. Link to full text [Details]
Doyle, M., Carr, A., Rowen, S., Galvin, P., Lyons, S., & Cooney, G.; (2003) 'Residential and community-based programmes for people with alcohol problems in Ireland: A comparison of treatment effectiveness'. Journal of Family Therapy, 25 :15-40. Link to full text [Details]
Duane, Y., Carr, A. Cherry, J., McGrath, K. & O¿Shea, D. ; (2002) 'Experiences of parents attending a programme for Families of adolescent  CSA perpetrators in Ireland. '. Child Care in Practice, 8 :46-57. Link to full text [Details]
Waldron, B., Sharry, J., Fitzpatrick, C., Behan, J. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Measuring Childrens Emotional and Behavioural problems'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 23 :18-26. [Details]
Nolan, M., Carr, A., Fitzpatrick, C., OFlaherty, A., Keary, K., Turner, R., OShea, D., Smyth, P. & Tobin, J.; (2002) 'A comparison of two programmes for victims of Child sexual abuse: A treatment Outcome Study'. Child Abuse Review, 11 :103-123. Link to full text [Details]
Moorehouse, A. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'The effects of supervisors' and therapists' gender on supervisors, therapists and clients behaviour during and after live supervisory phone-ins in family therapy'. Journal of Family Therapy, 24 :46-56. Link to full text [Details]
McGrane, D. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Young women at risk for eating disorders: Perceived family dysfunction and parental psychological problems'. Contemporary Family Therapy, 24 (2):385-395. Link to full text [Details]
O'Halloran, M., Carr, A., O'Reilly, G., Sheerin, D., Cherry, J., Turner, R., Beckett, R., & Brown, S.; (2002) 'Psychological profiles of sexually abusive adolescents in Ireland'. Child Abuse and Neglect, 26 (4):349-370. Link to full text [Details]
Nolan, M., OFlaherty, A., Turner, R., Keary, K., Fitzpatrick, C. & Carr, A.; (2002) 'Profiles of child sexual abuse cases in Ireland: An archival study'. Child Abuse and Neglect, 26 (4):333-348. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2001) 'What works with children and adolescents? '. Eisteacht, 2 (19):30-35. Link to full text [Details]
Behan, J., Fitzpatrick, C., Sharry, J., Carr, A. & Waldron, B.; (2001) 'Evaluation of the Parenting Plus Programme'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 22 :238-256. Link to full text [Details]
Humphries, C. & Carr, A.; (2001) 'The short term effectiveness of critical incident stress debriefing'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 22 :188-197. Link to full text [Details]
O Reilly, G., Morrison, T., Sheerin, D. & Carr, A.; (2001) 'A group based intervention for adolescents to improve motivation to change sexually abusive behaviour'. Child Abuse Review, 10 :150-159. Link to full text [Details]
Ryan, D. & Carr, A.; (2001) 'A study of the differential effects of Tomms questioning styles on therapeutic alliance'. Family Process, 40 (1):67-77. Link to full text [Details]
Moorehouse, A. & Carr, A.; (2001) 'A study of live supervisory phone-ins in family therapy: Correlates of client co-operation'. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 27 :241-250. Link to full text [Details]
O Reilly, G. Murphy, P., Cotter, A., & Carr, A.; (2000) 'A Robust Method for the Evaluation of Prison Based Sex Offender Treatment Programmes'. European Probation Bulletin, :1-4. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Physical child abuse: A comprehensive family based approach to treatment'. Journal of Child Centred Practice, 7 (1):41-69. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Child sexual abuse: A comprehensive family based approach to treatment'. Journal of Child Centred Practice, :45-74. Link to full text [Details]
Gavigan, P., Carr, A. & McKeon, P.; (2000) 'Urban public attitudes to the treatment of psychological problems and depression in general practice'. Irish Medical Journal, 93 (7):200-202. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Research update: Evidence based practice in family therapy and systemic consultation. 11. Adult focused problems'. Journal of Family Therapy, 22 :273-295. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Empirical approaches to family assessment'. Journal of Family Therapy, 22 :121-127. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) 'Research update: Evidence based practice in family therapy and systemic consultation, 1. Child focused problems'. Journal of Family Therapy, 22 :29-59. Link to full text [Details]
Byrne, M. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Depression and power in marriage'. Journal of Family Therapy, 22 :408-427. Link to full text [Details]
Drumm, M., Carr, A. & Fitzgerald, M.; (2000) 'The Beavers, McMaster and Circumplex Clinical Rating Scales: A study of their sensitivity, specificity and discriminant validity'. Journal of Family Therapy, 22 :225-238. Link to full text [Details]
MacIntyre, D. & Carr, A.; (2000) 'Prevention of child sexual abuse: Implications of programme evaluation research'. Child Abuse Review, 9 (3):183-199. Link to full text [Details]
MacIntyre, D. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'Helping children to the other side of silence: A study of the impact of the stay safe programme on Irish children's disclosures of sexual victimisation'. Child Abuse and Neglect, 23 :1327-1340. Link to full text [Details]
MacIntyre, D. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'The epidemiology of child sexual abuse'. Journal of Child Centred Practice, 6 (1):57-86. Link to full text [Details]
MacIntyre, D. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'The effects of child sexual abuse'. Journal of Child Centred Practice, 6 (1):87-126. Link to full text [Details]
Lange, W. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'Mood congruent memory bias of individuals with depressed mood and anxiety'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 20 (1):28-38. Link to full text [Details]
Leeson, S., Carr, A, Fitzgerald, M. & Moukaddem, S.; (1999) 'Recovery and relapse in multiproblem families following community based multidisciplinary treatment'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 20 (1):69-88. Link to full text [Details]
O'Reilly, G. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'Child sexual abuse in Ireland: A synthesis of two studies'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 20 (1):1-14. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1999) 'Evidence based practice in psychotherapy and counselling. '. Eisteacht, 2 (9):15-34. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1999) 'Positief behandelen in gezinstherapie'. Gezins Therapie, 10 (1):30-60. [Details]
MacIntyre, D. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'Evaluation of the effectiveness of the Stay safe primary prevention programme for child abuse'. Child Abuse Review, 23 :1307-1325. Link to full text [Details]
Moorehouse, A. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'The correlates of phone-in frequency, duration and the number of suggestions made in live supervision'. Journal of Family Therapy, 21 :407-418. Link to full text [Details]
Cullen, J. & Carr, A.; (1999) 'Co-dependency: An empirical study from a systemic perspective'. Contemporary Family Therapy, 21 :505-526. Link to full text [Details]
Moore, O., Cassidy, E., Carr, A. & O'Callaghan, E.; (1999) 'Unawareness of illness and its relationship with depression and self-deception in schizophrenia'. European Psychiatry, 14 :264-269. Link to full text [Details]
O'Reilly, G. , Sheridan, Carr, A., Cherry, J., Donohoe, E., McGrath, C., Phelan, S., Tallon, M., O'Reilly, K.; (1998) 'A descriptive study of adolescent sexual offenders in an Irish community-based treatment programme'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 19 :152-167. [Details]
O'Keefe, J., Carr, A. , McQuaid, P.; (1998) 'Conduct disorder in girls and boys: The identification of distinct psychosocial profiles'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 19 :368-385. Link to full text [Details]
Collins, S. , Carr, A. & O'Keefe, D.; (1998) 'Evaluation of the effectiveness of a chronic pain management programme'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 19 :283-294. Link to full text [Details]
Coughlan, B., Carr, A, & Fitzgerald, M.; (1998) 'Factors related to the adjustment of siblings following sudden infant death'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 19 :295-312. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1998) 'Michael White's narrative therapy'. Contemporary Family Therapy, 20 (4):485-503. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1998) 'The inclusion of fathers in family therapy: A research based perspective'. Contemporary Family Therapy, 20 :371-383. Link to full text [Details]
McHale, E. & Carr, A.; (1998) 'The effect of supervisor and trainee therapist gender on supervision discourse'. Journal of Family Therapy, 20 :395-411. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1997) 'Family Violence and Child abuse: An interview with Dr Kevin Browne'. Journal of Child Centred Practice, 4 (2):145-150. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1997) 'Positive practice in family therapy'. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 23 :271-293. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1997) 'Three stages in the development of an integrative approach to working with families'. Eisteacht, 1 (40):9-15. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) 'Psychotherapy Research. '. Inside Out. Quarterly Publication for Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy, 27 :20-32. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) 'A survey of clinical psychologists in Ireland: 1. Demographic characteristics, qualifications, employment patterns, workload and approach to practice'. Clinical Psychology Forum, 94 :7-14. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) 'A structured approach to disengagement in Family therapy with child-focused problems'. Contemporary Family Therapy, 18 :471-479. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) 'A survey of clinical psychologists in Ireland: 2. Research, Job satisfaction, continuing professional development, and private practice'. Clinical Psychology Forum, 96 :24-30. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) 'The classification of problems in clinical child & family psychology'. The Thornfield Journal, 19 :4-13. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A., Roseingrave, P. Fitzgerald, M.X.; (1996) 'Factors associated with stress responses in staff caring for patients with cystic fibrosis'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 17 :241-250. Link to full text [Details]
Doran, A. & Carr, A.; (1996) 'Clinical Psychologists' Roles'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 17 :228-240. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. & O'Reilly, M.; (1996) 'A survey of needs of families with disabled children'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 17 :48-59. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1995) 'The psychology of divorce: A synthesis of the literature'. Journal of Child Centred Practice, 2 :101-113. Link to full text [Details]
Byrne, J. & Carr, A.; (1995) 'Psychosocial profiles of Irish children with conduct disorders, mixed disorders of conduct and emotion and emotional disorders'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 16 :117-132. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1995) 'Child abuse, rehabilitation and poverty: A quintet of Problems. Human Systems'. The Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management, 5 :283-292. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1995) 'Family therapy and clinical psychology'. Journal of Family Therapy, 17 :435-444. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1995) 'Resistance, dilemmas and crises in family therapy: A framework for positive practice'. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 6 :29-42. Link to full text [Details]
Fulcher, T., O'Keefe, M., Bowell, R., Lanigan, B., Burke, T., Carr, A., O'Rourke, M. & Bolger, M.; (1995) 'Intellectual and educational attainment in albinism'. Journal of Paediatrics, 32 :368-372. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1995) 'Clinical Psychology in Ireland: A national survey'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 16 :1-20. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) 'Audit and family systems consultation: Evaluation of practice at a child and family centre'. Journal of Family Therapy, 16 :143-157. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) 'Family work and child centred practice'. Journal of Child Centred Practice, 1 :5-22. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) 'Family Psychology. The emergence of a new field'. The Thornfield Journal, 17 :1-8. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) 'Positive practice: A structured integrative approach to family therapy'. Eisteacht, 1 (31):48-61. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) 'Involving children in family therapy and systemic consultation'. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 5 (1):41-59. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) 'Systemic consultation and goal setting. Human Systems:'. The Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management, 4 :49-59. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) 'Epidemiology of psychological disorders in Irish children'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 14 (4):546-560. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) 'Twenty years a growing. Changes in the IQs of Irish children over the past two decades'. Irish Journal of Psychology, 14 :576-582. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) 'Carrying parcels and making puddings: Two co-operative styles'. The Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management, 3 :111-136. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1992) 'De Milanese systeemgerichte gezinstherapie: een overzicht van tien empirische onderzoeken'. Gezins Therapie, 3 (3):239-270. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1991) 'Milan Systemic Family Therapy: A review of 10 empirical investigations'. Journal of Family Therapy, 13 :237-264. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1991) 'Power and influence in systemic consultation'. The Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management, 2 :15-20. Link to full text [Details]
Carr,. A.; (1991) 'Clinical Psychology Training in Canada: A personal account'. Clinical Psychology Forum, 33 :10-12. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) 'Compliance with medical advice'. British Journal of General Practice, 40 :358-360. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) 'Giving directives effectively: The implications of research on compliance with doctor's orders for family therapy'. The Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management, 1 :115-127. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) 'Failure in family therapy: A catalogue of engagement mistakes'. Journal of Family Therapy, 12 :371-386. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) 'A formulation model for use in family therapy'. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therap, 11 :85-92. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. & Afnan, S.; (1989) 'Concurrent individual and family therapy in a case of elective mutism'. Journal of Family Therapy, 11 :29-44. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1989) 'Countertransference reactions to families where child abuse has occurred'. Journal of Family Therapy, :87-97. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A., Gawlinski, G., MacDonnell, D., Irving, N., & Docking, S.; (1989) 'Thurlow House Adolescent Assessment Programme'. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 2 :60-190. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. MacDonnell, D., & Afnan, S.; (1989) 'Anorexia Nervosa: The treatment of a male case with combined behavioural and family therapy'. Journal of Family Therapy, 11 :335-351. Link to full text [Details]
Irving, N., Carr, A., Gawlinski, G., & MacDonnell, D.; (1988) 'Thurlow House Child Abuse Programme: Residential family evaluation'. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 51 :116-119. [Details]
Carr, A. & Wilde, G.; (1988) 'Effects of actual and potential stressor control on physiological and self reported stress responses'. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 6 (3/4):371-387. Link to full text [Details]
Gawlinski, G. Carr, A., MacDonnell, D., & Irving, N.; (1988) 'Thurlow House Assessment Programme for Families with Physically Abused Children'. Practice, 2 (3):208-220. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. & MacDonnell, D.; (1986) 'Wilson's Disease in an adolescent displaying an adjustment reaction to a series of life stressors: A case study'. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 27 :697-700. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1986) 'Three techniques for the solo-family therapist'. Journal of Family Therapy, 8 :373-382. [Details]
Carr, A.; (1985) 'The effects of actual and potential stressor control on physiological and self-reported stress responses. '. Dissertation Abstracts International, 45 (9/10):3330. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1981) 'Drug abuse'. Social Studies, 7 :20-32. [Details]
Carr, A., Kelly, M., & Hart, I.; (1981) 'Irish drug abusers: 2. Their Psychological Characteristics'. Irish Medical Journal, 74 :8-11. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A., Kelly, M., & Hart, I.; (1981) 'Irish Drug Abusers: 3. A Psychosocial Typology'. Irish Medical Journal, 74 :66-70. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A., Kelly, M., & Hart, I.; (1980) 'Irish drug abusers: 1. Their social backgrounds'. Irish Medical Journal, 73 :453-457. Link to full text [Details]

Other Journals

Carr, A. (2017) 'Systemic interventions for preventing re-exposure to physical abuse' Human Systems 28 (1) :91-123. [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, S., Carr, A. (2013) 'Understanding how people cope with cancer' Irish Psychologist 38 (8) :218-223. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. (2011) 'Power and influence in systemic consultation' Human Systems: Journal of Systemic Consultation and Management 22 :34-48. [Details]
McKiernan, A., Guerin, S., Steggles, S. & Carr, A.; (2007) 'Finding a balance in the mix: Examining the merits of mixed-methods designs' The Irish Psychologist 33 (11) :279-282. [Details]

Conference Publications

Duff, H., Craddock, F., Carr, A. (2017) Reflections on the process of conducting a systematic review Psychological Society of Ireland Early Graduate Group Conference 2017, Communicating Psychology: Getting the message out there, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) Research informed systemic therapy Association for family Therapy Annual Conference, Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Dunblane Hydro, Dunblane, Scotland [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) The relevance of reviews of systemic therapy research for practitioners International Systemic Research Conference 2017, New University, Heidelberg, Germany [Details]
Moore, L., Carr, A., Hodgins, S., Duffy, D., & Rooney, B. (2017) Group therapy for depressed adults: CBT v Information and Support Group therapy for depressed adults: CBT v Information and Support. Paper presented at the British Psychological Society, Clinical Division Annual Conference in Liverpool, UK [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) Invited discussion on papers by Bruce Wampold and Gunter Schiepek on evidence based treatments or evidence based practice International Systemic Research Conference 2017, New University, Heidelberg, Germany [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) How to write family therapy manuals International Systemic Research Conference 2017, New University, Heidelberg, Germany [Details]
Carr, A. (2017) SCORE studies conducted in Ireland International Systemic Research Conference 2017, New University, Heidelberg, Germany [Details]
Finnegan, L., Carr, A., Griffin, E., Cotter, P., & Hyland, A. (2016) Preliminary results from a randomized controlled trial evaluating the Say Yes to Life positive psychology programme for depression The 46th Psychological Society of Ireland Annual Conference, Athlone [Details]
McKiernan, A., Guerin, S., Quinn, C. & Carr, A. (2016) Respite, family functioning and parental coping in paediatric palliative care Second International Children's Palliative Care Conference. Building Bridges - Home, Hospital and Hospice: An Interdisciplinary Conference. Farmleigh House, Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland [Details]
O'Reilly, G., Wolsey, H., Crittenden, P., Murphy, P., Cotter, A., & Carr, A. (2015) Adult Attachment Classifications in Men Convicted of Sexual Crimes International Association for the Study of Attachment 4th Annual Conference, Miami, USA [Details]
McKiernan, A. , O¿Keeffe, L., Quinn, C., Butler, E. Guerin, S., & Carr, A. (2015) LauraLynn Children's Hospice: Respite, family functioning & parental coping Annual Conference Psychological Society of Ireland - Published in The Irish Psychologist [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) The evidence base for the Parents Plus and Working Things Out Programmes Innovations In Working with Families: Parents Plus International Conference, Croke Park Conference Centre, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) Doing the best possible in family therapy: Research informed practice Invited workshop presented to Williams Road Family Therapy Centre, Caulfield, Australia [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) Teaching research informed systemic therapy Invited presentation to 36th Australian Family Therapy Conference, Melbourne, Australia [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) Functional Family Therapy in an Irish Context Invited Keynote address to the launch of the final report on Putting Families First: Evaluation of Functional Family Therapy in an Irish Context, Ailsing Hotel, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) Family therapy practice and research; A tale of two trials Invited keynote address at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) Family therapy research and family assessment Joint Heidelberg-Dublin seminar on family therapy research convened by Professor Jochen Schweitzer and Professor Carr at the University of Heidelberg Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Heidelberg [Details]
Egan, J., Meehan, J., Carr, A., Hevey, D. (2015) Burnout, is it just a case of immature defence styles? 29th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society: Principles of Behaviour Change in Health and Illness. Grand Resort, Limassol, Cyprus [Details]
Carr, A. (2015) How and why do family and systemic therapies work? Invited keynote address to 36th Australian Family Therapy Conference, Melbourne, Australia [Details]
O¿Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2014) Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression Grand Rounds, Tallaght Hospital [Details]
Carr, A. & Hamilton, E. (2014) An Evaluation of the Outcomes of Children and Families Attending the Daughters of Charity Child and Family Service What¿s Working for Young People 2014? 2 Day Conference, Chartered Accounts House, Dublin [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. & Cahill, P. (2014) Further Validation of the SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): A Brief Questionnaire for Assessing Outcome in Family Therapy UCD & PSI One Day Conference for Early Career Psychologists [Details]
O'Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2014) Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression British Association Cardiac Rehabilitation BACR Conference, City Hotel Derry, Northern Ireland [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne. F. & Rooney, B. (2014) Evaluation of a Family Based Approach to Counselling for Adolescents with Conduct and Emotional Problems European Systemic Research Conference in Heidelberg University, Germany [Details]
Hartnett, D., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. (2014) A randomized controlled trial of Functional Family Therapy for adolescents with behavioural problems Conference organized by Foróige, National University of Ireland, Galway, Atlantic Philanthropies, National Youth Council of Ireland, Department of Children and Youth Affairs, Centre for Effective Services and Archways, Chartered Accountants House Dublin [Details]
Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne, F., Casey, T., Carr, A., & Cassells, C. (2014) Positive Systemic Practice at Crosscare Teen Counselling What's Working for Young People. A conference organized by Foróige, National University of Ireland, Galway, Atlantic Philanthropies, National Youth Council of Ireland, Department of Children and Youth Affairs, Centre for Effective Services and Archways, Chartered Accountants House Dublin [Details]
O¿Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2014) Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression Health and Social Care Professions Research Conference, Tallaght Hospital [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) Recent research on the effectiveness of systemic therapy in an Irish context: A tale of two trials 8th Congress of the European Family Therapy Association, organized in cooperation with the Family and Marital Therapies Association of Turkey - Opportunities in a Time of Crisis: The Role of the Family ¿ Istanbul [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) Systemic therapy with child and adult focused problems: Reflections on reviewing the evidence base 8th Congress of the European Family Therapy Association, organized in cooperation with the Family and Marital Therapies Association of Turkey - Opportunities in a Time of Crisis: The Role of the Family. Istanbul [Details]
O¿Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2013) Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression Psychological Society of Ireland, 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne. F. & Rooney, B. (2013) Evaluation of a family based approach to counselling for adolescents with conduct and emotional problems 10th Annual Psychology Health and Medicine Conference, Dublin City University, Dublin [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne. F. & Rooney, B (2013) Evaluation of a family based approach to counselling for adolescents with conduct and emotional problems ACAMH Ireland Research Day, Trinity Centre, St. James's Hospital, Dublin [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. and Cahill, P. (2013) Further validation of the SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): A brief questionnaire for assessing outcome in family therapy The 35th Annual Congress of Psychology Students in Ireland, IADT, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. and Cahill, P. (2013) Further validation of the SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): a brief questionnaire for assessing outcome in family therapy 10th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference, Dublin City University, DUblin [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. and Cahill, P. (2013) Further validation of the SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): A brief questionnaire for assessing outcome in family therapy ACAMH Ireland Research Day, Trinity Centre, St. James's Hospital, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A. & Hamilton, E. (2013) Daughters of Charity Child and Family Service Survey, Interim Report A Global Gathering for Early Childhood. Today's Children, Tomorrow's World, Turning Points. Aviva Conference Centre, Dublin [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. and Cahill, P. (2013) Further validation of the SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): A brief questionnaire for assessing outcome in family therapy Psychological Society of Ireland, 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo [Details]
Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne, F., Casey, T., Carr, A., & Cassells, C. (2013) Positive Systemic Practice: New approaches to improving wellbeing of marginalised young people and their families European Social Network 21st European Conference; Transforming Lives. Burlington Hotel Dublin [Details]
Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne, F., Casey, T., Carr, A., & Cassells, C. (2013) Positive Systemic Practice at Crosscare Teen Counselling Second Conference of the Children¿s Research Network for Ireland and Northern Ireland, Children's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Impact on outcomes for children and young people. Chartered Accountants House, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A., Forrest, M. Fry, J., Beirne, F., Casey, T., & Cassells, C. (2013) Positive Systemic Practice: An integrative family therapy model to help families with adolescent emotional and behavioural problems Interventions that work for young people and their families. Crosscare Confernce, Red Cow Moran Hotel, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A., Forrest, M. Fry, J., Beirne, F., Casey, T., & Cassells, C. (2013) Positive Systemic Practice: An integrative family therapy model to help families with adolescent emotional and behavioural problems Interventions that work for young people and their families. Crosscare Confernce, Red Cow Moran Hotel, Dublin [Details]
Hartnett, D., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. (2013) A randomized controlled trial of Functional Family Therapy for adolescents with behavioural problems Psychological Society of Ireland, 43rd Annual Conference, Sligo [Details]
Hartnett, D., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. (2013) A randomized controlled trial of Functional Family Therapy for adolescents with behavioural problems Second Conference of the Children's Research Network for Ireland and Northern Ireland, Children's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Impact on outcomes for children and young people. Chartered Accountants House, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) Upping our game in clinical psychology. Training workshop National Conference of the New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists, Dunedin, New Zealand [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) Upping our game in clinical psychology practice. Keynote address National Conference of the New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists, Dunedin, New Zealand [Details]
Carr, A. (2013) Functional family therapy. Implementation in an Irish Context Invited address to the Clinical Psychology Department, Otago University, Dunedin, New Zealand [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., & Beirne. F. B. (2013) Evaluation of a family based approach to counselling for adolescents with conduct and emotional problems 4th World Conference on Psychology, Counseling and Guidance, Istanbul Kultur University, Istanbul, Turkey [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne. F. & Rooney, B. (2013) Evaluation of a family based approach to counselling for adolescents with conduct and emotional problems The 21st International Family Therapy Association's World Family Therapy Congress, Working with Families: Whole or Parts, Orlando, Florida, USA [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. & Cahill, P. (2013) Further Validation of The SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): A Brief Questionnaire for Assessing Outcome in Family Therapy The 21st International Family Therapy Association's World Family Therapy Congress, Working with Families: Whole or Parts, Orlando, Florida, USA [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne. F. & Rooney, B. (2013) Evaluation of a family based approach to counselling for adolescents with conduct and emotional problems ACAMH Making Parenting Work for Children's Mental Health - Emanuel Miller Memorial Lecture and Annual Conference. London [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. and Cahill, P. (2013) Further Validation of the SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): A brief questionnaire for assessing outcome in family therapy 6th International and 11th National Congress of Clinical Psychology, Santiago de Compostela, Spain [Details]
Hamilton, E., Carr, A. and Cahill, P. (2013) Further Validation of the SCORE (Systemic Clinical Outcome and Routine Evaluation): A brief questionnaire for assessing outcome in family therapy 2nd International Association of Youth Mental Health Conference 2013, Brighton Dome, UK [Details]
O¿Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2013) Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression Mind and Life Europe Symposium for Contemplative Studies, European conference on personal and societal change from the contemplative perspective, Berlin, Germany [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne. F. & Rooney, B. (2013) Evaluation of a Family Based Approach to Counselling for Adolescents with Conduct and Emotional Problems Psychology Society of Ireland 35th Annual student congress, Institute for Art, Design and Technology in Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, 12th-13th April 2013 [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne. F. & Rooney, B. (2013) Evaluation of a Family Based Approach to Counselling for Adolescents with Conduct and Emotional Problems University College Dublin Graduate Research Symposium in University College Dublin [Details]
McKiernan, A., Quinn, C., Tracey, C., Hillis, R. & Carr, A. (2013) LauraLynn Children's Hospice: Study of families' experiences of respite care, parental coping and family functioning 43rd Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Sligo [Details]
Hartnett, D., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. (2013) A randomized controlled trial of Functional Family Therapy for adolescents with behavioural problems Psychological Society of Ireland Early Graduate Group One Day Conference for Early Career Psychologists [Details]
Carr, A.; (2012) The psychological adjustment of adult survivors of institutional abuse in Ireland Invited keynote address to grand rounds at Stony Brook University's School of Medicine, New York [Details]
Carr, A., Graham, C. & Sexton, T. (2012) Evaluation of functional family therapy in an Irish context Invited address to the School of Psychology, UCD, Dublin [Details]
Cassells, C., Carr, A., Forrest, M., Fry, J., Beirne, F. & Casey, T. (2012) Positive systemic practice for families of adolescents with emotional and behavioural problems: a controlled trial Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 3rd National One-Day Research Conference on Youth Mental Health, Promoting Youth Mental Health through Intervention, Engagement and Innovation Limerick, Ireland [Details]
O'Doherty, V., Carr, A., Dinan, S. & Graham, I. (2012) Evaluation of a mindfulness based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with coronary heart disease and depression Irish Association of Cardiac Rehab (IACR) 2012 Annual Scientific Conference and AGM, Dublin, Ireland [Details]
Meleady, J. & Carr, A. (2012) A mood-as-input account of perseverative checking: The relationship between mood and stop rules Paper presented at the 19th International Family Therapy Association World Family Therapy Congress, NH Conference Centre, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2011) The psychological adjustment of adult survivors of institutional abuse in Ireland Invited address to the School of Psychology, UCD, Dublin [Details]
Graham, C., Lee, A., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. (2011) Functional Family Therapy (FFT): The implementation of an effective multisystem intervention for youths with emotional and behaviour problems in a community setting What's Working For Children Conference, Chartered Accountants House, Dublin, Ireland [Details]
Graham, C., Wilson, L., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. (2011) Evaluation of functional family therapy in an Irish context XIX World Family Therapy Congress, NH Conference Centre, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands [Details]
Graham, C., Wilson, L., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. (2011) An evaluation of functional family therapy in an Irish context. The Pilot phase . In: Guerin, S eds. 42nd Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Galway Bay Hotel, Galway, Ireland Irish Psychologist, , pp.34-34 [Details]
Graham, C., Wilson, L., Carr, A. & Sexton, T. ; (2011) Evaluation of functional family therapy in an Irish context XIX World Family Therapy Congress, NH Conference Centre, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands , 30-MAR-11 - 02-APR-11 [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2011) The evidence base for the Parents Plus Programme Innovations in working with Adolescents.Croke Park Conference Centre, Conference organized by the Mater University Hospital to celebrate its 150th Anniversary, Dublin Dublin, , 26-SEP-11 - 26-SEP-11 [Details]
Carr, A.; (2010) Individual and systemic approaches to case formulation in clinical psychology Invited keynote address to the Postdoctorale Beroepsopleiding Orthopedagogiek (PDBO) congress, University of Leiden, The Netherlands [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2010) Family Therapy? It Really Works! 7th European Family Therapy Association (EFTA) Congress, Palais des Congrès, Paris, France [Details]
Moore, L., Gibson, J. & Carr, A. ; (2009) Group Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Depression: Does it help Bipolar patients too? European Psychiatric Association's  17th European Congeress of Psychaitry, Lisbon, Portugal Lisbon, Portugal, [Details]
O'Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A., & Graham, I. ; (2009) Evaluating Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioural Group Intervention for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression Polish Mindfulness Association's First Buddhist Conference on Practical Application of Buddhism in Western Psychology. Mindfulness: Theory and Practice European Health Psychology Society 23rd Annual Conference, Warsaw, Poland Pisa, [Details]
O'Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A., & Graham, I. ; (2009) Evaluating Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioural Group Intervention for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression European Health Psychology Society 23rd Annual Conference,  Pisa, Italy [Details]
Moore, L., Keating, A., Carr, A. ; (2009) Do we need group CBT or is information and support sufficient when treating major depressive disorder? British Psychological Society Division of Clinical Psychology Annual Conference, London, UK [Details]
Finn, E., Carr, A., McNulty, M., Dooley, B., O¿Callaghan, E. ; (2008) Reliability and validity of a brief self-report inventory for assessing service-users' attitudes to research participation 29th  International Congress of Psychology, Berlin, Germany Berlin, [Details]
Martin, M., Carr, A. & Burke, L., Carroll, L. & Byrne, S. ; (2008) The Clonmel Project. Mental health service needs of children and adolescents in the south east of Ireland 29th  International Congress of Psychology, Berlin, Germany Berlin, [Details]
O¿Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A., & Graham, I. ; (2008) Evaluation of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioural Group Therapy Intervention for Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and Depression Annual Conference of the Irish Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation, Dublin Dublin, [Details]
Carr, A.; (2008) The evidence base for the Parents Plus programme Parents Plus Conference and Programme Launch, Mater University Hospital, Dublin Mater University Hospital, Dublin, , 06-MAR-08 - 06-MAR-08 [Details]
Dowling, C., Carr, A., Turner, R. Cherry, J., O¿Reilly, G., McMahon, E., Keating, M. ; (2008) Adolescent sexually abusive behaviour. A case control study of psychological characteristics of boys in treatment  39th  Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Tullow [Details]
O¿Doherty, V., Carr, A., Kehoe, A. & Graham, I. ; (2008) Evaluation of a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural group therapy intervention for patients with cardiac heart disease 39th  Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Tullow [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., Hession, N., & Carr, A. ; (2008) Conclusions from a controlled evaluation of a psychoeducational intervention for breast cancer patients: The Time to Adjust Programme Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology The Psychological Society of  Ireland & The British Psychological Society, Dublin Dublin, , 20-JUN-08 - 21-JUN-08 [Details]
Martin, M., Carr, A., Burke, L., Carroll, L. & Byrne, S. ; (2008) The Clonmel Project: Mental Health Service Needs of Children and Adolescents in the South East of Ireland Researching Children's World Conference. Sharing Knowledge to Improve Action. Organized by the HSE Population Health: Children andYoung People's Team in association with the HRB, NUIG and UCD. Galway.  Galway, , 26-FEB-08 - 27-FEB-08 [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2008) Evidenced-based practice for children and adolescents: with psychological problems and developmental disabilities Psychological Society of Ireland Special Interest Group for Children and Adolescents Annual General Meeting, Dublin UCD, Dublin, , 08-MAR-08 - 08-MAR-08 [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., Hession, N. & Carr, A. ; (2007) Exploring concerns and meeting goals: Irish patients¿ perception of psychoeducational intervention 9th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology, London, UK [Details]
Carr, A.; (2007) The Effectiveness of Psychotherapy : A Review of Research The Irish Council for Psychotherapy national conferecne: Healing the Hurt: Psychotherapeutic Perspectives in Clinical Practice, Dublin Castle [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, S. & Carr, A. ; (2007) Utilizing a mixed methods design to gauge Irish cancer patients perception of psychoeducaitonal intervention Hawaii International Conference of Social Sciences. Honolulu, Hawaii [Details]
Deasey, D., O¿Shea, D., O¿Flaherty,A., Ryan, I., Crooks, A., Connon, G, Mulhollant, L. & Carr, A. ; (2007) An Interdisciplinary analysis of cases presented to the DPPs office in 2002 38th  Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland,, Killarney [Details]
Steggles, S., McKiernan, A., Carr, A., & Brophy, S.; (2007) Time to Adjust Programme: A Manualized Cognitive-Behavioural Group Psychoeducational Programme for Early Stage Breast Cancer Patients in the Republic of Ireland Inaugural Conference, Irish Psycho-Oncology Group, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A. ; (2007) The effectiveness of psychotherapy for psychosis and schizophrenia Schizophrenia Ireland Conference TCD, Dublin, , 06-NOV-07 [Details]
Randell, P., Rooney, B. & Carr, A. ; (2007) Psychological profiles of clerical and non-clerical men who have sexually abused children . In: F. Lyddy eds. 38th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Killarney Killarney, , 15-NOV-07 - 18-NOV-07 , pp.132-132 [Details]
Martin, M., Carr, A. & Burke, L., Carroll, L. & Byrne, S. ; (2007) The Clonmel Project . In: F. Lyddy eds. 38th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Killarney Killarney, , 15-NOV-07 - 18-NOV-07 , pp.122-122 [Details]
O'Brien, T., Murphy, K., Cullen, C., Carroll, A., Webb, M. & Carr, A. ; (2007) The Recovery Context Inventory. A personal recovery environment audit tool: a progress update . In: F. Lyddy eds. 38th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Killarney Killarney, , 15-NOV-07 - 18-NOV-07 , pp.128-128 [Details]
Connon, G., Crooks, A. Deasy, D., O'Shea, D., Ryan, I., O'Flaherty, A., & Carr, A. ; (2007) Effects of the Irish criminal justice system on children and families following a report of CSA 38th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Killarney [Details]
Carr, A.; (2007) The Effectiveness of Psychotherapy. A Review of Research Launch of the Report by The Irish Council for Psychotherapy, Dublin [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, S., Carr, A.; (2006) Examining the place of cognitive behavioural therapy in supporting people with cancer 28th Annual Congress of Psychology Students in Ireland, Maynooth , 07-APR-06 - 08-APR-06 [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, S. Carr, A.; (2006) Applying the cognitive model of adjustment to the cancer experience The British Psychological Society Student Members Group Annual Conference, Cardiff, Wales , 31-MAR-06 - 31-MAR-06 [Details]
Connon, G., Crooks, A. Deasy, D., O'Shea, D., Ryan, I., O'Flaherty, A., & Carr, A. ; (2006) Effects of the Irish criminal justice system on children and families following a report of CSA Child Protection Conference at the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Dublin [Details]
Carr, A. & Martin, M. ; (2006) Psychological problems in children in the South East of Ireland Clonmel HSE Conference, Tipperary [Details]
Carr, A; (2006) Positive aspects of peer relationships Developmental Psychology Conference on Peer Relationships, UCD [Details]
Carr, A; (2006) What works with children and adolescents? Danish Psychological Society special seminar, Copenhagen [Details]
Carr, A; (2006) Prevention: What Works with Children and Adolescents Atlantic Philanthropies Disadvantaged Children and Youth Group Seminar, Trinity College Dublin [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., & Carr, A. ; (2006) Utilising a mixed-methods design to evaluate the Time to Adjust psychological intervention for Irish breast cancer patients 37th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Galway [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., Brophy, S., & Carr, ; (2006) An evaluation of a cognitive behavioural group intervention for Irish breast cancer patients 37th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Galway [Details]
Steggles, S., Mc Kiernan, A., Carr, A. & Brophy, S. ; (2006) A manualized cognitive-behavioural group psychoeducational programme for early stage breast cancer patients in the Republic of Ireland: The Time to Adjust programme IPOS and European Cancer League Conference, Venice, Italy [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., & Carr, A. ; (2006) Evaluating the Time to Adjust psychological intervention for Irish breast cancer patients: Informing quantitative analysis through examination of patient reports Mixed Methods Conference, Cambridge, UK [Details]
Steggles, S., Mc Kiernan, A., Guerin, S, & Carr, A. ; (2006) Utilsiing a Mixed-Methods approach to evaluate a coping skills programme for cancer patients: Findings from the Time to Adjust Programme Mixed Methods Conference, Cambridge, U.K Cambridge, UK, [Details]
Mc Kiernan A, Steggles S, & Carr A. ; (2006) Examining findings from the Time to Adjust programme: Utilising a mixed-method design to determine for the first time the acceptability, feasibility and effectiveness of providing structured psychological support for Irish cancer patients 8th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology, Venice, Italy [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., & Carr, A. ; (2006) Examining the feasibility and effectiveness of providing structured psychological group support for Irish breast cancer patients: Findings from a study at Saint Luke's hospital, Dublin Research and Practise in Psycho-Oncology One Day Seminar, Irish Psycho-Oncology Group, Dublin [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, S., & Carr, A. ; (2006) Examining the place of cognitive behavioural therapy in supporting people with cancer 28th Annual Congress of Psychology Students in Ireland, NUIM, Maynooth [Details]
Doyle, M. & Carr, A. ; (2006) Family-oriented treatment for people with alcohol problems in Ireland: a comparison of residential and community-based programmes Society for the Study of Addiction Annual Symposium, York, UK [Details]
Crooks, A., Connon, G., Deasy, D., O'Shea, D., Ryan, I., O'Flaherty, A., & Carr, A. ; (2006) Effects of the Irish criminal justice system on children and families following a report of CSA XVIth IPSCAN International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect - Children in a Changing World: Getting it Right, University of York, UK [Details]
Egan, J. Carr, A.; (2005) Burnout in female counsellor/therapists of the NCS: Study II 36th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Derry , 17-NOV-05 - 20-NOV-05 [Details]
O'Reilly, G., Carr, A., Gaynor, K. Dooley, B; (2005) An independent evaluation of the Irish Prison Service Sexual Offender Intervention Service National Organization for the Treatment of Abusers (NOTA) Conference, DCU, Dublin , 13-SEP-05 - 15-SEP-05 [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., & Carr, A. ; (2005) Description of a group cognitive behavioural intervention for stages I and II breast cancer patients in the Republic of Ireland 27th  Annual Congress of Psychology  Students in Ireland, Belfast [Details]
Egan, J. & Carr, A. ; (2005) Burnout in female counsellor/therapists of the NCS: Study I 36th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Derry [Details]
Martin, M., Carr, A., Carroll, L., Byrne, S.; (2005) Mental health service needs of children and adolescents in the south east of Ireland: a preliminary screening study Sixth International Conference of Integrated Care, Organized by the International Network of Integrated Care, Dublin , 14-FEB-05 - 15-FEB-05 [Details]
Egan, J. Carr, A.; (2005) Burnout in female counsellor/therapists of the NCS: Study III 36th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Derry , 17-NOV-05 - 20-NOV-05 [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Steggles, S., Carr, A. Gauthier-Frohlick, G.; (2005) Development of a psychological intervention for breast cancer patients. Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology Meeting Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology Meeting, Victoria, BC, Canada , 01-APR-05 - 01-APR-05 [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, S., Carr, A., Brady, L. Kenny, A.; (2005) Development of a psychoeducational programme for breast cancer patients: The Time to Adjust programme 36th Annual Conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, Derry , 17-NOV-05 - 20-NOV-05 [Details]
Coughlan, B., Sheehan, J., Cockram, A., Bunting, B., Carr, A., Crowe, J.; (2005) From research to practice the development of a psychological service for individuals diagnosed with an iatrogenic hepatitis C infection 19th Annual European Health Psychology Society Conference 2005, Galway , 31-AUG-05 - 03-SEP-05 [Details]
McKiernan, A., Steggles, S. Carr, A.; (2005) A cognitive behavioural intervention for cancer patients: results of a pilot study 19th Annual European Health Psychology Society Conference 2005, Galway , 31-AUG-05 - 02-SEP-05 [Details]

Published Reports

Carr, A. et al. (2015) The Waterford mental health survey. UCD School of Psychology, Waterford. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; Hartnett, D.; Sexton, T.; Graham, C. (2014) Putting families first: An evaluation of Functional Family Therapy in an Irish context. Archways Families First, Dublin, Ireland. Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A. & Hamilton, E. (2013) Daughters of Charity Child And Family Services Survey: Final Report. Daughters of Charity, Dublin. [Details]
Carr, A. (2008) Psychotherapy: Evidence for its importance in recovery from schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Ireland, Dublin. Link to full text [Details]
                           

Guest Lectures

Carr, A.; (2001) Case study in family therapy. Guest Lectures [Details]
Carr, A.; (1998) Family therapy and cognitive therapy. Guest Lectures [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) Lifespan Psychology, Family therapy and Systemic Practice. Guest Lectures [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) Research in family therapy. Guest Lectures [Details]

Reports

Carr, A. ; (2009) The Psychological Effects in Adulthood of Institutional Living. Report prepared for the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse (CICA).0 In volume 5 of:  S. Ryan (2009). Report of the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse0 . Dublin: Stationary Office. http://www.childabusecommission.com/rpt/pdfs/. Reports Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A; (2007) The Effectiveness of Psychotherapy. A Review of Research prepared for the Irish Council for Psychotherapy. Reports Link to full text [Details]
Martin, M., Carr, A. & Burke, L., Carroll, L. & Byrne, S. ; (2006) The Clonmel Project. Mental Health Service Needs of Children and Adolescents in the South East of Ireland: Final Report. Reports Link to full text [Details]
Martin, M., Carr, A., Burke, L., Carroll, L., & Byrne, S. ; (2005) The Clonmel Project. Mental Health Service Needs of Children and Adolescents in the South East of Ireland: A Preliminary Screening Study. Reports [Details]
OReilly, G. & Carr, A.; (2004) An Independent Evaluation of the Irish Prison Service Sexual Offender Intervention Programme. Dublin: Irish Prison Service. Reports [Details]
Carr, A., Lange, G. & Kennedy, J.; (2004) Evaluation of the Genesis Counselling Service. Reports Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2001) Research Brief for An Investigation into the Long-term Effects of Institutional Child Abuse. Prepared For The Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse. Reports [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) Midland Health Board Psychology Service Review. Tullamore: Midland Health Board. Reports [Details]
Olden, J., Carr, A., Casey, P., Gogan, R., MacCarthy, F., Nolan, P., O'Mahony, D. & Ryan, R.; (1999) Report of the Group Established to Review the Psychology Service of the Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform. Reports Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1995) Lifespan Psychology, Family therapy and Systemic Practice. Clanwilliam Institute Dublin. Reports [Details]
Carr, A. & Hillman, P.; (1990) Department of Child & Family Psychiatry Thurlow House: An evaluation Project. Reports [Details]
Carr, A., Gawlinski, G. Irving, N., & MacDonnell, D.; (1987) Thurlow House Assessment Programme for Families with Physically Abused Children: Training Manual. Reports [Details]
Carr, A. & Gawlinski, G.; (1986) Thurlow House Adolescent Assessment Programme: A practice manual. Reports [Details]
Carr, A. & Coleville, R.; (1986) Kings Lynn Mental Handicap Survey. Reports [Details]
Carr, A.; (1984) A stress management programme for students: Description and evaluation.Queen's University Counselling Service, Ontario, Canada. (30 pages approx.). Reports [Details]
               

Book Reviews

Carr, A. (2016) Book review of Rudi Dallos and Ros Draper. An Introduction to Family Therapy: Systemic Theory and Practice (Fourth Edition). Journal of Family Therapy, 38, 291-294. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A; (2006) Book review of Linley, A. & Joseph, S. (2004). Positive Psychology in Practice. Chichester: Wiley. Journal of Positive Psychology, 1 (3), 171-172. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2006) Book review of: Newnes, C. & Radcliffe, N. ( 2006). Making and Breaking Children's Lives. Ross-on Wye, UK; PCCS Books. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 156, 45-44. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A (2005) Essay book review of D. Barlow & C. Durand (2005). Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach (Fourth Edition, International Student Edition, Paperback). London: Wadsworth. R. Comer (2004). Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology (Fifth Edition). Boston: Worth Publishers;E, Mash & D. Wolfe (2005). Abnormal Child Psychology (International Student Edition, Third Edition, paperback). London: Wadsworth. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2004) Book review of P. Barrett and T. Ollendick (2003). (Eds.) Handbook of interventions that work with children and adolescents. Prevention and treatment. Published by John Wiley. ISBN 0470844531. pp. 555. Paediatric Rehabilitation, X, X-Y. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2003) Review of A. Demetriou, W. Doise & C. van Lieshout (1998). Lifespan Developmental Psychology. Chichester: Wiley. Clinical psychology, 21, 45. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (2003) Essay book review of P. Bennett (2003). Abnormal and Clinical Psychology: An Introductory Textbook. London: Open University Press; S. Nolan-Hoeksema (2003). Abnormal Psychology (Third Edition). New York: McGraw Hill T. Oltmanns & R. Emery (2003). Abnormal Psychology (Fourth Edition). Prentice Hall; R. Comer (2003). Abnormal Psychology (Fifth Edition). Boston: Worth Publishers; G. Davison, J. Neale & A.Kring (2003). Abnormal Psychology (Ninth Edition). New York: Wiley. Times Higher Educational Supplement, 28th November 2003, 8. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2001) Essay book review of D. Barlow & M. Durand (2001) Abnormal Psychology (Second Edition, Movie Edition). New York: Wadsworth; R. Comer (2001). Abnormal Psychology (Fourth Edition). Boston: Worth Publishers; S. Nolan-Hoeksema (2001). Abnormal Psychology (International Edition, Second Edition). New York: McGraw Hill; and M. Seligman, E. Walker & D. Rosenhand (2001). Abnormal Psychology (Fourth Edition). New York: Norton. Times Higher Educational Supplement, 30th November 2001, 11-12. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2001) Book review of J. Green & W. Yule (2000). Festschrift for Professor Sir Michael Rutter. Volume I. Research and Innovation on the Road to Modern child Psychiatry. London: Gaskell and the Association for Child Psychology and Psychiatry. Young Minds. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2000) Book review of M. Clarke (2000). Lives in care: Issues for policy and practice in childrens homes. Dublin Childrens Research Centre. Irish Psychologist. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1999) Book review of D. Wiger (1997). The Clinical Documentation Sourcebook: A comprehensive Collection of Mental health Records of Practice Forms, Handouts and Records. Chichester: Wiley. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 126, 34-35. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Car, A.; (1998) Book review of J. M. G. Williams, S.N. Watts, C. McLeod and A. Matthews (1997). Cognitive Psychology and the Emotional Disorders (Second Edition). Chichester: Wiley. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 119, 31. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1998) Book review of K. Strongman (1996). The Psychology of Emotion: Theories of Emotion in Perspective. Chichester: Wiley. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 113, 31. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1997) Book review of D. Kiesler (1996). Contemporary Interpersonal Theory and Research: Personality, Psychopathology and Psychotherapy. Chichester: Wiley. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 106 41-42. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) Book review of C. Mace (1995). The Art and Science of Assessment in Psychotherapy. London: Routledge. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 98, 42. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) Book review of H. Conte and R. Plutchick (1995). Ego Defences: Theory and Measurement. Chichester: Wiley. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 97, 45-46. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A; (1994) A review of Boyne, E. (1993) Psychotherapy in Ireland Dublin. Columba. Irish Journal of Psychology, 15 (4), 599-601. Reprinted in Journal of Child Centred Practice, 1 (2), 133-135. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) A review of A. Gurman and D Kniskern (1991). Handbook of Family Therapy, Volumes 2. New York: Brunner Mazel. Clinical Psychology Forum. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1994) A review of C. Keane, C. (1993). Nervous breakdown. Dublin Columba. Feedback, Vol 5, No 1, 30. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) A review of Wells, R. & Gianetti, V. (1990). Handbook of Brief Psychotherapies. New York Plenum. Irish Journal of Psychology, 14, 305-307. Book Reviews Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) Essay Book Review of Recent Handbooks on Stress Research. Fletcher, D. (1991). Work Stress, Disease and Life Expectancy. New York: Wiley. Fisher, S. & Cooper, C. (1990).On the Move: The Psychology of Change and Transition. Chichester: Wiley. Cooper, C. & Payne, R. (1991). Personality and Stress: Individual Differences in the Stress Process. Chichester: Wiley. Irish Journal of Psychology, 13, 376-378. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) Essay Book Review of Recent Stress Management Self-Help Manuals. Fontana, D. (1989). Managing Stress. Leicester: BPsS. Cranwell-Ward, J. (1990). Thriving on Stress. London. Routledge. Lovelace, R. New York: Wiley. Hanson, P. (1989). Stress for Success. London: Pan. Irish Journal of Psychology, 13, 380-381. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1992) Book review of Robins, L. & Rutter, M. (1990) Straight and devious pathways from childhood to adolescence. Cambridge University Press. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 40, 44. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1992) Book review of Tjosvold, D. (1991). Team Organisation: An Enduring Competitive Advantage. Chichester: Wiley. Clinical Psychology Forum, No 49, 44. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1991) Book review of Goodyer, 1. (1990) Childhood adversity, disposition and psychopathology. Chichester. Wiley. Clinical Psychology Forum, No33, 44. Book Reviews [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) Book review of D. Cicchetti & V. Carlson (1989). Child Maltreatment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Clinical Psychology Forum, No. 29, Oct. 1990, 43-44. Book Reviews [Details]
                                               

Articles

Connon, G., Crooks, A. Carr, A., Deasy, D., O'Shea, D., O'Flaherty, A., & Ryan, I.; (2007) Perceptions of the  criminal justice system  and its association with well-being following a report on of child sexual abuse . NOTA Ireland Newsletter0 , 5, 3. . Articles Link to full text [Details]
Mc Kiernan, A., Guerin, S. Steggles, S., & Carr, A. ; (2007) Finding a balance in the mix: Examining the merits of mixed-method designs. Irish Psychologist, 330 (11), 279-282. Articles [Details]
Carr, A. & O'Reilly, G.; (2004) The assessment and treatment of juvenile sex offenders in Ireland. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2004) Positive psychology: New worlds for old. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (2001) Christine Padesky pushes the boundaries of Cognitive therapy in Dublin. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1999) Family therapy for cases of sexual abuse and drug abuse: Reflections on the work of Terry Trepper. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1999) Narrative Therapy: One Perspective on the Work of Michael White. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1998) Fathers in family therapy: Lessons from research. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1998) Successful families: Reflections on the work of professor Bob Beavers. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1997) Development of Positive Practice. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1997) One Perspective on Karl Tomms Current Approach to Systemic Practice. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) Therapeutic dilemmas and crisis phonecalls in family therapy:Guidelines for positive practice. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) Social constructionist psychology & family therapy. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1996) Psychology and social constructionism. Reflections on professor Ken Gergen's paper to the Psychology Department. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) The Effects of Divorce. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1993) Psychotherapeutic Interventions in infancy. Report on a seminar with Dr Margareta Berg-Broden. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1991) The co-ordinated management of meaning.Report on a workshop given by Vernon Cronen at Norwich in 1990 under the auspices of the Kensington Consultation Centre. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) Developments in Systemic Approaches. Full report on the International Family Therapy Conference at Cardiff. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) From Problem to Solution. Report on a workshop by Steve de Shazer and Insoo Kim Berg from the Milwalkee Brief Therapy Centre, USA. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) Psychosomatic disorders. Report on a workshop conducted by Kersten Lauren and Florrie Widen of Danderyd Hospital, Stockholm. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) Cloe Madanes; comprehensive guide to strategic therapy.Report on a workshop by Cloe Madanes from the Institute for Family Therapy in Washington DC, USA. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1990) Developments in Systemic Approaches. Brief report on the international Family Therapy Conference at Cardiff. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1989) Mistaken Love: Therapeutic conversations with families after the disclosure of sexual abuse. Report on a workshop by Nollaig Byrne, Phil Kearney and Imelda McCarthy from the Mater Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1984) Jay Haley's Invited address to the World Congress on Behaviour Therapy, Washington DC, 1983. Articles Link to full text [Details]
Carr, A.; (1984) The World Congress on Behaviour Therapy, Washington DC, 1983:A brief report. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1983) Management of custody and access disputes: Conciliation counselling at a family court clinic. Articles [Details]
Carr, A.; (1981) Drug Abuse: Definitions, theories and treatment programmes. Articles [Details]
                                 

Research

Research Interests

Clinical psychology, Family therapy, Positive Psychology

Research Projects

Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : OBRSS Research Support Scheme
Start Date / End Date : 01-NOV-16 / 31-OCT-19
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : 2016 Internal funding scheme
Start Date / End Date : 20-DEC-16 / 19-DEC-19
Sponsor : Irish Research Council (IRC)
Title : An interdisciplinary analysis of informed consent to psychological treatments
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-17 / 30-SEP-20
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Two related books on POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUL-16 / 30-JUN-18
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : HoS Research Support Scheme
Start Date / End Date : 01-JAN-17 / 31-DEC-19
Sponsor : Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry
Title : A Literature review on the effect of child maltreatment while in care or living with family on adult adjustment prepared for the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry
Start Date / End Date : 01-MAY-17 / 31-OCT-17
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Dr. Cliodhna O'Connor - Supplementary Payment
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-17 / 31-AUG-19
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : HoS Research Support
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-17 / 31-AUG-20
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : The UCD College of Human Sciences Research Funding Scheme
Start Date / End Date : 19-MAY-15 / 30-JUN-16
Sponsor : University College Dublin Foundation Ltd.
Title : Computerised CBT
Start Date / End Date : 25-AUG-14 / 31-JUL-18
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Evaluation of a Family Based Approach to Counselling for Adolescents with Conduct and Emotional Problems.
Start Date / End Date : 01-MAY-13 / 31-OCT-14
Sponsor : Daughters of Charity Child and Family Services
Title : Daughters of Charity Child and Family Services Survey
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-11 / 31-DEC-13
Sponsor : Crosscare Teen Counselling
Title : Teen counselling evaluation project
Start Date / End Date : 31-JAN-10 / 31-JAN-13
Sponsor : Families First
Title : Diversion projects study
Start Date / End Date : 29-MAR-10 / 15-SEP-14
Sponsor : The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God
Health Service Executive
Title : Clinical Psychology Fees
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-09 / 31-AUG-10
Sponsor : Health Services Executive (HSE)
Title : Clinical Psychology Fees 07/08
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-07 / 30-SEP-08
Sponsor : Health Services Executive North East
Title : Clinical psychology fees North East HSE Trainees
Start Date / End Date : 02-OCT-06 / 30-SEP-07
Sponsor : Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse
Title : The long-term effects of living in an Institution in Childhood
Start Date / End Date : 01-MAY-05 / 31-DEC-10
Sponsor : Genesis Psychotherapy & Family Therapy Service
Title : Genesis Project
Start Date / End Date : 01-APR-04 / 30-AUG-04
Sponsor : Co-operation and Working Together (CAWT)
Title : The psychological assessment of sexually offending men
Start Date / End Date : 24-NOV-04 / 23-NOV-07
Sponsor : The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God
Health Boards Ireland
Title : Clinical Psychology Doctorate Funding Account No. 2 - Bursaries
Start Date / End Date : 04-OCT-04 / 03-OCT-05
Sponsor : The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God
Health Boards Ireland
Title : Clinical Psychology Doctorate Funding Account No. 1 - Fees
Start Date / End Date : 04-OCT-04 / 30-APR-06
Sponsor : St Luke's Institute of Cancer Research
Title : Studentship - Controlled evaluation of a cognitive - behavioural psychological intervention programme for breast cancer patients
Start Date / End Date : 30-AUG-04 / 01-SEP-06
Sponsor : South Eastern Health Board
Title : Mental Health Service Needs of Children and Adolescents in the South East of Ireland
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-04 / 01-SEP-06
Sponsor : The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God
Health Boards Ireland
Title : Clinical Psychology Doctorate Funding Account
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-03 / 30-SEP-04
Sponsor : Health Boards Ireland
Title : A psychometric study of the Beck Depression and Anxiety Inventories. Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-02 / 30-SEP-03
Sponsor : Health Boards
Title : Clinical Psychology Training Programme
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-01 / 30-SEP-02
Sponsor : Health Boards
Title : Clinical Psychology Training Programme
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-00 / 31-MAY-01
Sponsor : Royal Irish Academy (RIA)
Title : Alcohol Study
Start Date / End Date : 01-JAN-00 / 31-DEC-00
Sponsor : Midlands & South Eastern Health Boards
Title : Clinical psychology training programme
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-99 / 31-AUG-00
Sponsor : Dept. of Justice, Equality & Law Reform (DJELR)
Title : An evaluation of the sex offender treatment programme
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-98 / 31-DEC-08
Sponsor : The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God
Health Service Executive South & Midlands
Title : Clinical Psychology Fees No 2. Account
Start Date / End Date : 02-OCT-06 / 30-SEP-07
Sponsor : The Hospitaller Order of St. John of God
Health Boards Ireland
Title : Clinical Psychology Doctoral Funding Account (Fees and Placement Fees)
Start Date / End Date : 04-OCT-05 / 03-OCT-06
Sponsor : Health Research Board (HRB)
Title : The epidemiology of psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents in Clonmel: An interview study following a preliminary CBC screening of a population of 3000 youngsters.
Start Date / End Date : 01-DEC-05 / 30-NOV-06

Recent Postgraduates

Lucy Moore, PhD, 2017

Ailbhe Ruane, PhD Clin Psych, 2017 
 
Padraig Cotter, D Psych Sc, 2016

Edel Griffin, D Psych Sc, 2016

Dan Hartnett, PhD, 2015

Mark Fitzhenry, D Psych Sc, 2015

Kevin O'Hanrahan, D Psych Sc, 2015 
 
Elena Hamilton, PhD, 2014

Veronica O'Doherty, PhD, 2014

Megan Daly White, D Psych Sc, 2013

Elizabeth Harte, D Psych Sc, 2013

Adele Keating, D Psych Sc, 2013

Ciara Cassells, PhD, 2013

Tom O'Brien, PhD 2013

Clare Graham, M Litt, 2012

Declan Fay, D Psych Sc, 2010


Current Postgraduate Students

Anita Hyland (PhD Clin Psych)

Grace Sheridan (PhD Clin Psych)

Tom Burke (PhD Clin Psych) 

Jane Meleady (PhD Clin Psych) 


 



 

 
 

Teaching

Teaching Philosophy

Clinical Psychology, Family Therapy, Positive Psychology

         

Collaborators

Internal Collaborators

Dr Barbara Dooley, UCD School of Psychology
Dr Suzanne Guerin, UCD School of Psychology
Dr Jessica Bramham, UCD School of Psychology
Dr Gary O'Reilly, UCD School of Psychology
Margaret Daly, UCD School of Psychology
Dr John Sharry, UCD School of Psychology and Mater University Hospital

 

External Collaborators

Professor Tom Sexton, Indiana University
Professor Peter Stratton, Leeds University
Dr Jonathon Egan, NUIG
Dr John McEvoy, Dundalk Institute of Technology
Dr Muireann McNulty, Saint John of Gods Mental Health Services, Dublin
Dr Mairi Keenleyside, HSE, Waterford
Dr Tom O'Brien, Eve, HSE Dublin
Dr Paul Cahill, HSE, Dublin Mid-Leinster
Dr Ken O'Reilly, Central Mental Hosptial, Dundrum, Dublin
Dr Aidan McKiernan, Laura Lynn, Children's Hospice, Dublin
Daughters of Charity Child and Family Service, Dublin
Crosscare Teen Counselling, Dublin