Publications and Presentations

Public engagement, social responsibility and dissemination of key findings associated with suicide bereavement are key priorities for Suicide Bereavement UK.  This involves publishing articles in peer reviewed journals, presenting at national and international conferences, organising an annual suicide bereavement conference and presenting to the general public.
 

Peer reviewed publications and presentations

 


 

2017

Peer reviewed publications

  • Lascelles, K. Pitman, A. McDonnell, S. Elvidge, H. Garham, H. and Hawton, K. (In press)  England: Help for People Bereaved by Suicide in England. In:  Support. Andriessen, K. Krysinska, Grad, O. Postvention in Action: The International Handbook of Suicide Bereavement. Gottingben/Boston: Hogrefe. Chapter 33.

 

Public Engagement

  • Wainwright, V., Lennox, C., McDonnell, S., Shaw, J. & Senior,J. (2017) Offending characteristics of male ex-armed forces personnel in prison. The Howard Journal of Crime and Justice. 56, 1, p. 19-33
  • Wainwright, V., Lennox, C., McDonnell, S., Shaw, J. & Senior,J. (2017) The mental health and substance misuse needs of male ex-armed forces personnel in prison Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology. p. 1-17
  • Wainwright, V., Lennox, C., McDonnell, S., Shaw, J. & Senior,J. (2016) Soldier, civilian, criminal: identifying pathways to offending of ex-armed forces personnel in prison Psychology, Crime and Law. 22, 8, p. 741-757 17
  • Wainwright, V., McDonnell, S., Lennox, C., Shaw, J. & Senior,J. (2016) Treatment barriers and support for male ex-armed forces personnel in prison: Professional and service user perspectives, Qualitative Health Research Vol 27, 5 p 759-769
  • Wainwright, V., Shaw, J., McDonnell, S., Lennox, C., & Senior,J. Feb (2016) Ex-armed forces personnel in prison: Where do we stand? Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health. 26, 1, p.1-5
  • McDonnell, S. (2017) The Development of PABBS suicide Bereavement Training,  Patient Safety Learning Event: South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (18th Jan).
  • McDonnell, S. (2017) Giving a Voice to Those Bereaved by Suicide and Those Responsible for Their Care.  Suicide and Self Harm, College  Centre for Quality Improvement, Royal College of Psychiatrists, London (17th Jan)
  • McDonnell, S. (2017) Presenting Findings of PABBS Study to Families who Participated in the Research. If U Care Share Foundation, Durham. (12th Jan)

2016

Peer reviewed publications

  • Pitman, A. Hunt, I. McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Appleby, L. (In Press)  Inequities in Support for Relatives Bereaved by Psychiatric Patient Suicide: National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide Findings. Psychiatric Services.
  • Foggin, E. McDonnell, S. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. Shaw, J. Chew-Graham, C. (2016) GPs’ Experiences of Dealing with Parents Bereaved by Suicide: A Qualitative Study, British Journal of General Practice, DOI: 10.3399/bjgp16X686605 Published 16 August 2016.
  • Wainwright, V. McDonnell, S. Lennox, C. Shaw, J. and Senior, J. (2016). Treatment Barriers and Support for Male Ex-Armed Forces Personnel in Prison: Professional and Service User Perspectives. Qualitative Health Research, 1-11.
  • Wainwright, V. Shaw, J. Lennox, C. McDonnell, S. and Senior, J. (2016). Ex-armed Forces Personnel in Prison: Where Do We Stand? Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 26 (1), 1-5.
  • Wainwright, V. Mcdonnell, S. Lennox, C. Shaw, J. and Senior, J. (2016). Soldier, Civilian, Criminal: Identifying Pathways to Offending of Ex-Armed Forces Personnel in Prison. Psychology, Crime and Law.
  • Wainwright, V. Mcdonnell, S. Lennox, C. Shaw, J. and Senior, J. (2016). Soldier, civilian, criminal: identifying pathways to offending of ex-armed forces personnel in prison. Psychology, Crime and Law, 22(8), 741-757.
  • Wainwright, V. Lennox, C. McDonnell, S. Shaw, J.  and Senior, J. (2016). Offending Characteristics of Ex-Armed Forces Personnel in Prison. Presented at North East Crime Research Network, Northumbria University, 7th April.  
  • Wainwright, V., McDonnell, S., Lennox, C. Shaw, J. and  Senior, J. (2016). Treatment Barriers and Support for Male Ex-Armed Forces Personnel in Prison: Professional and Service User Perspectives. Presented at Royal College of Psychiatrists, Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry annual conference, Glasgow, March.

Public Engagement

  • McDonnell, S. The Importance of Suicide Bereavement Research, Manchester 5th National Annual Suicide entitled ‘ Suicide Bereavement: Working Together to Make a Difference, Suicide Bereavement UK Manchester Conference Centre, Manchester, 28th September.
  • McDonnell, S. Giving a Voice to Those Bereaved by Suicide and Those Responsible for Their Care.  SPIN Conference, Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, Unipart, Oxford, 13th September.
  • McDonnell, S. The Development of PABBS Suicide Bereavement Training, Leeds Suicide Bereavement Service Annual Conference, Leeds City Musuem, 10th September.
  • McDonnell, SSuicide: The Impact on the Bereaved.  Staffordshire Suicide Prevention Symposium, Himley Hall, Dudley, Staffordshire , 9th September.
  • McDonnell, S. Suicide: The Impact on the Bereaved.  The British Psychological Society NW England Branch. Waterstones, Manchester, 23rd June.
  • McDonnell, S. Empowering Staff to Care for Those Bereaved by Suicide.  Centre for Recovery and Social Inclusion 9th annual conference entitled ‘Building Bridges, Connecting for Life’ University College Cork, 8th June.
  • McDonnell, S. Suicide: The Impact on the Bereaved, Pint of Science Festival, entitled Suicide: Breaking the Silence. Pie and Ale, The Hive, Manchester, 23rd May
  • McDonnell, S. Suicide: The Impact on the Bereaved, Ashton Suicide Prevention Subgroup, Ashton Police Station, Ashton Under Lyne, 11th May
  • McDonnell, S. Suicide: The Impact on the Bereaved, Wigan Suicide Prevention Group meeting, Wigan Town Hall, Wigan 24th March.
  • McDonnell, S. Suicide: The Impact on the Bereaved.  Presented at CRUSE Bereavement Care conference entitled ‘ Suicide-Help Me to Help Others’. Best Western Hotel, Leyland, Lancs 25th February.
  • McDonnell, S. Suicide: The Impact on the Bereaved. Presented at State of Mind Ireland Conference entitled, Inspiring Hope: What’s Your State of Mind: Sport Recovery and Mental Illness. Titanic Centre, Belfast, 18th February.

 


2015

Peer reviewed publications

  • Chew-Graham,  C. Foggin, E.  Cordingley, L. Kapur, N, McDonnell, S. (2015) How do General Practitioners Deal with Parents Bereaved by Suicide?  A Qualitative Study. Presented at The Society for Academic Primary Care (SAPC). Oxford. July.
  • McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Shaw, J. Chew-Graham, C. McGale, B. Smith, S. and Cordingley, L. (2015) Giving a Voice to Parents Bereaved by Suicide and Health Professionals who Support Them. Presented at The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) conference, Montreal, Canada 26th June.
  • Wainwright, V. McDonnell, S. Lennox, C. Shaw, J. and Senior, J. (2015). Soldier, Civilian, Criminal: Identifying Pathways to Offending of Ex-Armed Forces Personnel in Prison. Presented at The International Association of Forensic Mental Health Services (IAFMHS) conference, Manchester, 18th June.
  • Karpuk, D. and Kaur, R. (2015), Integrating Multiple Realities: A Systemic Action Research in the Context of Mental Health Systems Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Leeds, Human Systems, Volume 26, issue 3.

Public Engagement

  • McDonnell, S. Postvention:  Reflecting on our Progress in England. Presented at Coroners’ Courts Volunteer North West Conference.  St George’s Hall Liverpool. 13th November.
  • McDonnell, S. Postvention:  Reflecting on our Progress in England. Presented at Sheffield NHS Foundation Trust conference, entitled ‘Why Won’t You Talk to Us?’  Mayfield Suite, Fulwood House, Sheffield 15th October.
  • McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Shaw, J. Chew-Graham, C. McGale, B. Smith, S. and Cordingley, L. Reflecting on Our Progress. 4th National Suicide Bereavement conference, entitled  Suicide Bereavement:  Bridging the Gap Between What we Know and What we Do.  Suicide Bereavement UK, Manchester Conference Centre, 24th Sept.
  • McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Shaw, J. Chew-Graham, C. McGale, B. Smith, S. and Cordingley, L. Identifying the Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide and those Responsible for Their Care. Saving the Next Life, Durham Centre, Belmont, Public Health Durham, 9th Sept.
  • Scanlon, T. McDonnell, S. Fincham, B. Betts, K. and Brown, C. Debate: Surviving Suicide?  How can Those Left Behind Ever Make Sense of a Death through Suicide? SICK Festival. Fabrica, Bristol. 18th March.
  • McDonnell, S. The Need of Parents Bereaved by Suicide. National Meeting on Suicide Bereavement. Choose Life, Scotland. Surgeon’s Hall, Edinburgh, 31st March.
  • McDonnell, S. The Missing Gap in Suicide Prevention. Presented at the Department of Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, London, 30th January.2014
  • McDonnell, S. Identifying the Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide and Health Professionals Responsible for their Care.  University of New England, Armidale, Australia.
  • McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Shaw, J. Chew-Graham, C. Smith, S. McGale, B. and Cordingley, L. Giving a Voice to Parents Bereaved by Suicide and Health Professionals Responsible for their Care.  Presented at Manchester  3rd national annual suicide bereavement conference entitled, ‘Suicide Bereavement: The Missing Link in Suicide Prevention.  Manchester Conference Centre, Manchester, 23rd September.
  • McDonnell, S. Chew- Graham, C. Kapur, N. Shaw, J. McGale, B. Smith, S. and Cordingley, L. Giving a Voice to Parents Bereaved by Suicide.  Presented at  Building Resilience and Well Being in Sport.  Stadium of Light, Sunderland: Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust.
  • McDonnell, S. The Development of a Suicide Bereavement Research Unit.  Presented at Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust conference entitled Compassionate Care for Everyone:  Nursing and Healthcare Professionals Strategy.  A. J. Bell Stadium, Manchester, 30th October.

 


2014

Peer reviewed publications

  • Foggin, E. Chew-Graham, CA. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. Shaw, J. and McDonnell, S. (2014) How do General Practitioners Deal with Parents Bereaved by Suicide?  A Qualitative Study. Presented at The Society of Academic Primary Care (SAPC)  North. Kendal, 29th Nov.
  • Foggin, E. McDonnell, S. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. and Chew-Graham C. (2014) How do General Practitioners Deal with Parents Bereaved by Suicide?  A Qualitative Study. Presented at the Royal College General Practitioners Annual Conference, Liverpool, October.

 


2013

Peer reviewed publications

  • McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Appleby, N. Cordingley, L. (2013). Identifying how Parents Bereaved by Suicide are Informed of their Child's Death and the Impact this has on their Grief Responses. Presented at The XXVII World Congress  entitled ‘The International Association for Suicide Prevention: Preventing Suicidal Behaviour on Five Continents.’ Raddison Blu, Oslo, Norway. 24th September.
  • Karpuk, D and Kaur, R (2013). Incorporating Coaching Based on the Systems-Centred Perspective into Systemic Action Research (SAR) Methodology. Paper presented at 4th European Coaching Psychology Conference, Edinburgh. December.
  • Karpuk, D and Kaur, R (2013). A Systemic Oriented Action Research Project: Exploring Experiences of Refugees' and Asylum Seekers' (RAS) with Regard to the Mental Health (MH) Support in Leeds. Paper presented at the UKCP 4th annual research conference, London, United Kingdom. June

Public Engagement

  • McDonnell, S. Suicide Bereavement: The Missing Link in Suicide Prevention. Presented at Choose Life National Forum. Launch of the Scottish Suicide Prevention Strategy, Choose Life NHS Scotland, Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow, 2nd December.
  • McDonnell, S. Identifying the Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide.  Presented at Suicide: The Hidden Killer. St Michael’s Hospice, The Swan Hotel, Harrogate, Yorkshire, 22nd November.
  • McDonnell, S. The Development of a Parental Suicide Bereavement Resource for Health Professionals.  Presented at Creating Knowledge, Saving Lives Conference. Greater Manchester West NHS Trust,Longfield Suite, Prestwich Village, Greater Manchester, 12th September.
  • McDonnell, S. The Trauma of Suicide.  Suicide Bereavement Forum.  Derbyshire NHS Foundation Trust, Appleby Inn, Leicestershire.
  • McDonnell, S. Impact on Parents and Family - The Development of a Parental Suicide Bereavement Training Pack. Presented at Suicide Prevention Conference. Westleigh Conference Centre, Preston. 15th May.
  • McDonnell, S. Parents Experiences of Being Bereaved by Suicide. Presented at Console World Suicide Prevention Day Conference. Croke Park Conference Centre, Dublin. DATE
  • McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Chew-Graham, J. Shaw, C. Peters, J. and Cordingley, L. Parents Experience of Finding their Deceased Child. Presented at  Manchester 2nd national  annual suicide bereavement conference entitled ‘Suicide Bereavement is Everyone's Business: Policy, Research and Practice’. Manchester Conference centre, 18th September.
  • McDonnell, S. The Development of a Parental Suicide Bereavement Training Pack for Health Professionals. Counselling and Psychotherapy conference entitled What Do You Think You Are Doing? An Exploration into What Works. The Rose Bowl, Leeds Metropolitan University.  21st May.
  • McDonnell, S. The Experiences and Perceived Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide. Presented at CALM North West Reducing Suicide Summit. The Studio, At the Hive, Manchester. 17th May.
  • McDonnell, S. The Experiences and Perceived Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide. Presented at Coroners' Courts Volunteer Conference. Directory of Social Change, London. 15th March.

2012

Peer reviewed publications

  • Lennox, C. Mason, J. McDonnell, S. Shaw, J. and Senior, J. (2012). Information Sharing Between the National Health Service and Criminal Justice System in the United Kingdom. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 8, 131-137.
  • Senior, J. McDonnell, S. Lennox, C. Yao, L. and Zhang, N. (2012). The Development of a Pilot Electronic Multi-Agency Information Sharing System for Offenders with Mental Illness. Final Report to the NIHR SDO Programme.
  • McDonnell, S. Chew-Graham, C. Kapur, N. Peters, J. Elton, J. and Cordingley, L (2012). The Development of a Parental Suicide Bereavement Pack for Health Professionals. Presented at 14th European Symposium of Suicide and Suicidal Behaviour. Tel Aviv, Israel.
  • McDonnell, S. Chew-Graham, C. Kapur, N. Peters, J. Elton, P. Shaw, J. and Cordingley. (2012). Negotiating Access to Data for a Study of Parental Suicide Bereavement: Challenges and Opportunities. Presented at 14th European Symposium of Suicide and Suicidal Behaviour. Tel Aviv, Israel.

Public Engagement

  • McDonnell, S. Suicide Bereavement: The Missing Link in Suicide Prevention. Keynote speaker. Presented at PAPYRUS, Prevention of Young Suicide Annual Conference. Grand Hotel, Bristol.
  • McDonnell, S. Kapur, N. Chew-Graham, Shaw, J. Peters, J. and Cordingley, L. The Development of a Parental Suicide Bereavement Training Pack for Health Professionals. Presented at Manchester suicide bereavement conference entitled Looking at the Problems, Looking for Solutions. University of Manchester, Jean McFarlane Building, 27th September
  • Karpuk, D., Cunningham, M., Kaur, R., Short, S., Cannon, C., Odunukwe, D & Beech, J. (2012), PAFRAS/Touchstone Action Research project “Understanding how asylum seekers and refugees access and experience mental health support in Leeds’’, Airedale, Bradford & Leeds NHS Trust.

 


2011

Peer reviewed publications

  • Stevenson, C., McDonnell, S. Lennox C. Shaw, J & Senior, J. (2011). Share, Don't Hoard: The Importance of Information Exchange in 21st Century Health-Criminal Justice. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 21 (3), 157-162.
  • McDonnell, S., Lennox, C. Shaw, J. Yao, L. Zhang, N. and Senior, J. (2011). The Development of a Pilot Electronic Multi-Agency Information Sharing System for Mentally Disordered Offenders. Presented at the 11th International Association of Forensic Mental Health Services (IAFMHS) conference entitled ‘Towards Integrated Prevention’. Hotel Fira Palace, Barcelona.

 


2008

Peer reviewed publications

  •  McDonnell, S. Senior, J. and Shaw, J. (2008) Introducing the Integrated Drug Treatment System in Prisons. Presented at Drug and Alcohol Misuse in the Criminal Justice System Conference. The Lowry Centre, Manchester. 3rd April.
  • Michaux, T and Karpuk, D (2008), Coaching with Object Oriented Methodology: A System and Knowledge Theory Approach, 1st European Coaching Psychology Conference, London, pp 48-49.

Public Engagement

  • McDonnell, S. Senior, J. and Shaw, J. Introducing the Integrated Drug Treatment System in Prisons. Presented at Drug and Alcohol Misuse in the Criminal Justice System Conference. The Lowry Centre, Manchester.

 


2006

Peer reviewed publications

  • McDonnell, S. (2006) A Study to Identify the Experiences of Parents Bereaved by Suicide or Undetermined Death, [Ph.D. thesis], The University of Manchester.

 


2005

Peer reviewed publications

  • McDonnell, S., Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. & Appleby, L. (2005). Grief Responses of Parents Bereaved by Suicide: Contact With Professionals Before and After the Death. Presented at International Association for Suicide Prevention Conference (IASP) 12th-16th September, Durban, South Africa.

Public Engagement

  • McDonnell, S. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. and Appleby, L. Grief Responses of Parents Bereaved by Suicide: Contact with Professionals. 12th British Isles Workshop on Research and Suicide and Deliberate Self Harm. 8th November, Oxford University.
  • Karpuk D and Dzernakovsky, M (2005), Psychological Improvement Based on Training Techniques of Self-Control and Visual Neutralization of Obsessive Fears,   SEPS International Congress’ Psychology of Sport and Exercise’ Rheims, France,   July 4-7, pp 123-124.
  • Karpuk D, Nabeeva, T. (2005), Belarus Approach of ‘Guided Affective Imagery’ as Psychological Improvement Techniques for Healthy Athletes, SEPS International Congress ‘Psychology of Sport and Exercise’ Rheims, France, July 4-7, pp 125-126.

 


2004

Peer reviewed publications

  • Pavlenko, L., Dzernakovsky, M,  Karpuk, D. (2004), Physical Culture, Sport and Tourism in the System of Postgraduate Education (Psycho-regulation), Minsk, Belarus State University of Physical Culture, Techno Print. (Russian text)  Book.

 


2003

Peer reviewed publications

  • McDonnell, S., Cordingley, L. Kapur, N., and Appleby, L. (2003). Parental Suicide Bereavement. Presented at World Federation for Mental Health Biennial Conference. Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Australia.
  • McDonnell, S. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. and Appleby, L. (2003) The Grief Responses of Parents Bereaved by Suicide. Presented at The Royal College of Psychiatrists Annual Meeting 30th June to 3rd July Edinburgh International Conference Centre.
  • Karpuk, D (2003), Features of Counselling Psychology in Sport Activities, Scientific Notes of the Belarus State University of Physical Culture, Minsk, Belarus (Russian text).
  • Karpuk, D and Nabeeva, T. (2003), Psycho-Corrections:  Methods of Psychological Improvement for Sportsmen, Scientific Notes of the Belarus State University of Physical Culture, Minsk, Belarus (Russian text).

 


2002

Peer reviewed publications

  • Karpuk, D (2002), Peculiarity of Social and Psychological Needs of First-year Students at the Belarus State   University of Physical Culture, Scientific Notes of the Belarus State University of Physical Culture, Minsk, Belarus (Russian text).

 


2001

Peer reviewed publications

  • Karpuk, D (2001), Peculiarity of running psychological training for students of the Belarus State University of Physical Culture, Scientific Notes of the Belarus State University of Physical Culture, Minsk, Belarus (Russian text).
  • Karpuk, D and Furmanov, X (2001), Some Aspects of Organizations and Management of the Centre for Physical Rehabilitation at the Belarus State University of Physical Culture, The Collection of theses of the 5th  International Scientific Congress: ‘Olympic Sport and Sport for All ‘, Minsk, Belarus, June 5, p 529. (Russian text).
  • Karpuk, D and Kolominsky, J (2001), The Impact of Psychological Culture and Skills in the Psychological Preparation of Professional Experts and Specialists in sport, The Collection of Theses of the 5th  International Scientific Congress: ‘Olympic Sport and Sport for All ‘, Minsk, Belarus, June 5, p 420. (Russian text)
  • Nabieva, T (2001), Key Results of the Psychological Preparation of the National Olympic Rowing Team, The Collection of theses of the 5th  International Scientific Congress: ‘Olympic Sport and Sport for All ‘, Minsk, Belarus, June 5, p 417. (Russian text).

 


2000

Peer reviewed publications

  • McDonnell, S. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. and Appleby, L. (2000). Identifying the Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide. Presented at International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). Bled, Slovenia.

Public Engagement

  • McDonnell, S. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. and Appleby, L.  Identifying the Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide.  7th British Isles Workshop on Suicide and Deliberate Self-harm.  7th November, Oxford University.
  • McDonnell, S. Cordingley, L. Kapur, N. and Appleby, L. Identifying the Needs of Parents Bereaved by Suicide. Presented at 7th British Isles Workshop on Suicide and Deliberate Self Harm. Oxford University.

 


1998

Peer reviewed publications

  • Amelkov, A & Bugaev, L & Karpuk, D, A (1998), The Psychological Analysis of Reasons for Alcohol Dependence in Study clients’ cases at the ‘Optimalist’ Health Club , The Scientific Conference’ Development of Personality Psychology and pedagogical problems in the Social Psychology’, Minsk, Belarus, pp 56-57. (Russian text).

 


1997

Peer reviewed publications

  • Hodgson, S. (nee McDonnell, S.) (1997). A Pilot Study to Determine Whether There are any Differences in the Grief Responses of Parents Bereaved Through Suicide Compared with Parents Bereaved Through Other Causes. [BSc Hons thesis]. University of Bolton.