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Dr Penny Xanthopoulou

Dr Penny Xanthopoulou

Research Fellow

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01392 726058

College House 1.02

Penny studied Psychology at East London University, London School of Economics and Loughborough University. After completing her PhD, Penny was a Research Associate, based at Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, working on various health services research projects. In 2015, Penny joined the Mental Health Research Group at the University of Exeter Medical School as a Research Fellow.

Qualifications

  • PhD Psychology  
  • MSc Social Psychology
  • BSc. (Hons) Psychology                                    
  • Diploma in CBT    

Research

Research interests

  • Clinical communication
  • Dementia
  • Mental Health

Broad Research Specialisms

  • Communication in clinical settings
  • Qualitative research methods
  • Discursive Psychology
  • Conversation Analysis

Research projects

  •  Shared Decision Making in Mild to Moderate Dementia
  •  SLaDe: Sensing Language for Dementia Diagnosis

Key publications | Publications by category | Publications by year

Publications by category


Journal articles

McCabe R, Garside R, Backhouse A, Xanthopoulou P (2016). Effective communication in eliciting and responding to suicidal thoughts: a systematic review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 5(1). Full text.
Nic a Bháird C, Xanthopoulou PD, Black G, Michie S, Pashayan N, Raine R (2016). Multidisciplinary team meetings in community mental health: a systematic review of their functions. Mental Health Review Journal, 21
Nic a Bháird C, Xanthopoulou P, Black G, Michie S, Pashayan N, Raine R (2016). Multidisciplinary team meetings in community mental health: a systematic review of their functions. Mental Health Review Journal, 21
Raine R, a' Bháird CN, Xanthopoulou P, Wallace I, Ardron D, Harris M, Barber J, Prentice A, Gibbs S, King M, et al (2015). Use of a formal consensus development technique to produce recommendations for improving the effectiveness of adult mental health multidisciplinary team meetings. BMC psychiatry, 15, 143-143. Abstract.  Full text.
Raine R, Xanthopoulou P, Wallace I, Nic a’ Bháird C, Lanceley A, Clarke A, Livingston G, Prentice A, Ardron D, Harris M, et al (2014). Determinants of treatment plan implementation in multidisciplinary team meetings for patients with chronic diseases: a mixed-methods study. BMJ Quality & Safety, 23(10), 867-876. Full text.
O'Driscoll W, Livingston G, Lanceley A, Nic a' Bháird C, Xanthopoulou P, Wallace I, Manoharan M, Raine R (2014). Patient experience of MDT care and decision-making. Mental Health Review Journal, 19(4), 265-278.
Hignett S, Sands G, Fray M, Xanthopoulou P, Healey F, Griffiths P (2013). Which bed designs and patient characteristics increase bed rail use?. Age and Ageing, 42(4), 531-535.
Xanthopoulou P (2010). The production of 'defectiveness' as a linguistic resource in broadcast evangelical discourse: a discursive psychology approach. Discourse & Society, 21(6), 675-691.
Xanthopoulou PD (2008). The social construction of emotion: a study of religious discursive practices. Bulletin Suisse de Linguistique Appliquée, 88, 65-85.

Reports

Raine R, Wallace I, Nic a’ Bháird C, Xanthopoulou P, Lanceley A, Clarke A, Prentice A, Ardron D, Harris M, Gibbs JSR, et al (2014). Improving the effectiveness of multidisciplinary team meetings for patients with chronic diseases: a prospective observational study. 171 pages.

Publications by year


2016

McCabe R, Garside R, Backhouse A, Xanthopoulou P (2016). Effective communication in eliciting and responding to suicidal thoughts: a systematic review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 5(1). Full text.
Nic a Bháird C, Xanthopoulou PD, Black G, Michie S, Pashayan N, Raine R (2016). Multidisciplinary team meetings in community mental health: a systematic review of their functions. Mental Health Review Journal, 21
Nic a Bháird C, Xanthopoulou P, Black G, Michie S, Pashayan N, Raine R (2016). Multidisciplinary team meetings in community mental health: a systematic review of their functions. Mental Health Review Journal, 21

2015

Raine R, a' Bháird CN, Xanthopoulou P, Wallace I, Ardron D, Harris M, Barber J, Prentice A, Gibbs S, King M, et al (2015). Use of a formal consensus development technique to produce recommendations for improving the effectiveness of adult mental health multidisciplinary team meetings. BMC psychiatry, 15, 143-143. Abstract.  Full text.

2014

Raine R, Xanthopoulou P, Wallace I, Nic a’ Bháird C, Lanceley A, Clarke A, Livingston G, Prentice A, Ardron D, Harris M, et al (2014). Determinants of treatment plan implementation in multidisciplinary team meetings for patients with chronic diseases: a mixed-methods study. BMJ Quality & Safety, 23(10), 867-876. Full text.
Raine R, Wallace I, Nic a’ Bháird C, Xanthopoulou P, Lanceley A, Clarke A, Prentice A, Ardron D, Harris M, Gibbs JSR, et al (2014). Improving the effectiveness of multidisciplinary team meetings for patients with chronic diseases: a prospective observational study. 171 pages.
O'Driscoll W, Livingston G, Lanceley A, Nic a' Bháird C, Xanthopoulou P, Wallace I, Manoharan M, Raine R (2014). Patient experience of MDT care and decision-making. Mental Health Review Journal, 19(4), 265-278.

2013

Hignett S, Sands G, Fray M, Xanthopoulou P, Healey F, Griffiths P (2013). Which bed designs and patient characteristics increase bed rail use?. Age and Ageing, 42(4), 531-535.

2010

Xanthopoulou P (2010). The production of 'defectiveness' as a linguistic resource in broadcast evangelical discourse: a discursive psychology approach. Discourse & Society, 21(6), 675-691.

2008

Xanthopoulou PD (2008). The social construction of emotion: a study of religious discursive practices. Bulletin Suisse de Linguistique Appliquée, 88, 65-85.

Penny has taught various lectures and seminars in qualitative research methods and Psychology.

Penny supervises a Medical Science student and a exchange Psychology student and is contributing to various seminars and tutorials.

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