Prof Dawn EdgePhD, MRes, BSc Hons

Professor Mental Health & Inclusivity

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Publications

  1. Published

    ‘It was me answering my own questions’: Experiences of method of levels therapy amongst people with first-episode psychosis

    Griffiths, R., Mansell, W., Edge, D., Carey, T. A., Peel, H. & Tai, S., 31 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Mental Health Nursing.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. E-pub ahead of print
  3. Published

    A comparison of psychotropic medication prescribing patterns in East of England prisons and the general population

    Hassan, L., Senior, J., Frisher, M., Edge, D. & Shaw, J., 2014, In : Journal of Psychopharmacology. 28, 4, p. 357-362 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    A Qualitative Study of Contemporary Secure Mental Health Services: Women Service Users Views in England

    Walker, T., Shaw, J., Edge, D., Senior, J., Sutton, M., Meacock, R., Wilson, H., Mcnair, L., Mitchell, H., Gutridge, K. & Abel, K., 2019, In : International Journal of Forensic Mental Health.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    A theory-informed digital health intervention in people with severe mental health problems

    Bucci, S., Ainsworth, J., Barrowclough, C., Lewis, S., Haddock, G., Berry, K., Emsley, R., Edge, D. & Machin, M., 2019, In : Studies in Health Technology and Informatics . 264, p. 526-530

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Access to primary mental health care for hard-to-reach groups: From 'silent suffering' to 'making it work'

    Kovandžić, M., Chew-Graham, C., Reeve, J., Edwards, S., Peters, S., Edge, D., Aseem, S., Gask, L. & Dowrick, C., Mar 2011, In : Social Science and Medicine. 72, 5, p. 763-772 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Accounting for Psychotropic Medication Changes in Prisons: Patient and Doctor Perspectives

    Hassan, L., Edge, D., Senior, J. & Shaw, J., 7 Oct 2014, In : Qualitative Health Research. 25, 7, p. 954-965 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Actissist: Proof-of-concept trial of a theory-driven digital intervention for psychosis.

    Bucci, S., Barrowclough, C., Ainsworth, J., Machin, M., Morris, R., Berry, K., Emsley, R., Lewis, S., Edge, D., Buchan, I. & Haddock, G., Sep 2018, In : Schizophrenia Bulletin. 44, 5, p. 1070-1080

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    Barriers and facilitators to ‘moving on’ from Early Intervention in Psychosis Services

    Woodward, S., Bucci, S., Edge, D. & Berry, K., 2018, In : Early Intervention in Psychiatry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Black and minority ethnic (BME) women and postpartum depression

    Edge, D. & Jackson-Best, F., 2016, Another Twinkle in the Eye: Contemplating another pregnancy after perinatal mental illness. Hanzak, E. A. (ed.). Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, p. 291-303 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  11. Published

    Clients' experiences of one-to-one low intensity interventions for common mental health problems: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis

    Amos, R., Morris, L., Mansell, W. & Edge, D., 2018, In : Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Contemporary women's secure psychiatric services in the United Kingdom: A qualitative analysis of staff views

    Walker, T., Edge, D., Shaw, J., Wilson, H., McNair, L., Mitchell, H., Gutridge, K., Senior, J., Sutton, M., Meacock, R. & Abel, K., 3 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 24, 9-10, p. 660-670 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    Continuity of psychiatric medicines supply for newly received prisoners

    Hassan, L., Senior, J., Edge, D. & Shaw, J., Jun 2011, In : The Psychiatrist. 35, p. 244 248 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Continuity of supply of psychiatric medicines for newly received prisoners

    Hassan, L., Senior, J., Edge, D. & Shaw, J., Jul 2011, In : Psychiatrist. 35, 7, p. 244-248 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Conversations with God or psychopathology? Black Caribbeans, Pentecostalism and mental health practice

    Edge, D., 10 Apr 2010, host publication.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  16. Published
  17. Published

    Critical time intervention for severely mentally ill released prisoners (CrISP): A Randomised Control Trial

    Shaw, J., Conover, S., Herman, D., Jarrett, M., Leese, M., McCrone, P., Murphy, C., Senior, J., Susser, E., Thornicroft, G., Wright, N., Edge, D., Emsley, R., Lennox, C., Williams, A., Cust, H., Hopkin, G. & Stevenson, C., 2016, In : Health Services and Delivery Research. 5, 8

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Critical Time Intervention: a qualitative study of the perspectives of prisoners and staff

    Lennox, C., Stevenson, C., Edge, D., Hopkin, G., Thornicroft, G., Susser, E., Conover, S., Herman, D., Senior, J. & Shaw, J., 2019, In : The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Culturally adapted Family Intervention (CaFI): case examples from therapists’ perspectives

    Berry, K., Day, C., Mulligan, L. D., Seed, T., Degnan, A. & Edge, D., 2018, In : The Cognitive Behaviour Therapist. 11

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Culturally determined risk factors for postnatal depression in Sub-Saharan Africa: A mixed method systematic review

    Wittkowski, A., Gardner, P. L., Bunton, P. & Edge, D., 2014, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 163, p. 115-124 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  21. Published

    Culturally-adapted Family Intervention (CaFI) for African Caribbeans with schizophrenia and their families: A feasibility study of implementation and acceptability

    Edge, D., Degnan, A., Cotterill, S., Berry, K., Baker, J. & Abel, K., Sep 2018, In : Health Service & Delivery Research (NIHR Journals). 6, 32, p. 1 348 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    Culturally-adapted Family Intervention (CaFI) for African-Caribbeans diagnosed with schizophrenia and their families: Protocol for a feasibility study of implementation and acceptability.

    Edge, D., Degnan, A., Cotterill, S., Berry, K., Drake, R., Baker, J., Barrowclough, C., Hughes-Morley, A., Grey, P., Bhugra, D., Cahoon, P., Tarrier, N., Lewis, S. & Abel, K., 4 Sep 2016, In : Pilot and Feasibility Studies. 2, 39, p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Dealing with it: Black Caribbean women's response to adversity and psychological distress associated with pregnancy, childbirth, and early motherhood

    Edge, D. & Rogers, A., Jul 2005, In : Social Science and Medicine. 61, 1, p. 15-25 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Depressive symptoms during pregnancy and after childbirth – A longitudinal survey among Black Caribbean and White British women

    Edge, D., 2002, host publication.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  25. Published
  26. Published

    Development, validation and cultural-adaptation of the knowledge about psychosis questionnaire for African-Caribbean people in the UK

    Degnan, A., Berry, K., James, S. & Edge, D., May 2018, In : Psychiatry Research. 263, p. 199-206 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Digital interventions in severe mental health problems: lessons from the Actissist development and trial

    Bucci, S., Lewis, S., Ainsworth, J., Haddock, G., Machin, M., Berry, K., Berry, N., Edge, D. & Emsley, R., Jun 2018, In : World Psychiatry. 17, 2, p. 230-231

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  28. Published

    Does stigma keep poor young immigrant and U.S.-born black and Latina women from seeking mental health care?

    Nadeem, E., Lange, J. M., Edge, D., Fongwa, M., Belin, T. & Miranda, J., Dec 2007, In : Psychiatric Services. 58, 12, p. 1547-1554 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    Early psychosis service user views on digital technology: qualitative analysis.

    Bucci, S., Morris, R., Berry, K., Berry, N., Haddock, G., Barrowclough, C., Lewis, S. & Edge, D., 2018, In : JMIR Mental Health.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    Ethnic and Cultural effects on Mental Health for Women

    Edge, D. & Bhugra, D., 1 Jun 2016, Comprehensive Women's Mental Health. Castle, D. J. & Abel, K. M. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 14-27 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  31. Published

    Ethnicity and mental health encounters in primary care: help-seeking and help-giving for perinatal depression among Black Caribbean women in the UK.

    Edge, D. & MacKian, S. C., 2010, In : Ethnicity and Health. 15, 1, p. 93-111 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Ethnicity, psychosocial risk, and perinatal depression-a comparative study among inner-city women in the United Kingdom

    Edge, D., Sep 2007, In : Journal of psychosomatic research. 63, 3, p. 291-295 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    Every baby is different: the sociocultural context of feeding choices and the role of the midwife

    Edge, D., 2007, In : Midwifery Focus.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    Experiences of a transdiagnostic group, the Take Control Course, for clients with common mental health problems: a qualitative study

    Morris, L., Mansell, W., Amos, R. & Edge, D., Sep 2018, In : Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. 25, 5, p. 730-744

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Published

    Exploring functional impairment in young people at ultra-high risk for psychosis: A qualitative study

    Cotter, J., Bucci, S., Drake, R. J., Yung, A. R., Carney, R. & Edge, D., 2018, In : Early Intervention in Psychiatry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published

    Exploring the relationship between stigma and help-seeking for mental illness in African-descended faith communities in the UK.

    Mantovani, N., Pizzolati, M. & Edge, D., 2016, In : Health expectations : an international journal of public participation in health care and health policy.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Falling through the net - Black and minority ethnic women and perinatal mental healthcare: health professionals' views

    Edge, D., Jan 2010, In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 32, 1, p. 17-25 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Falling through the net- Black and minority ethnic women & perinatal mental healthcare

    Edge, D., 14 Aug 2009, International Institute for Qualitative Methodology's 2009 'Qualitative Health Research' conference.. Vancouver

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  39. Published

    Foreign-Born Women's Experiences of Community-Based Doulas in Sweden-A Qualitative Study

    Akhavan, S. & Edge, D., Sep 2012, In : Health Care for Women International. 33, 9, p. 833-848 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    Health professionals' views about perinatal mental healthcare for Black and minority ethnic (BME) women.

    Edge, D., 9 Sep 2009, SRIP 2009 Conference. Newcastle

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  41. Published

    Health professionals’ views of perinatal mental healthcare for Black and minority ethnic (BME) women

    Edge, D., 2009, Journal of Reproductive & Infant Psychology. London: Routledge, Vol. 27.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  42. Published

    Is perinatal depression a White Women thing

    Edge, D., 2007, Current Issues in Midwifery Series. Quay Publications, Vol. 2.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  43. Published

    'It's leaflet, leaflet, leaflet then, "see you later"': Black Caribbean women's perceptions of perinatal mental health care

    Edge, D., Apr 2011, In : British Journal of General Practice. 61, 585, p. 256-262 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    Managed Care Networks: vehicles for improving perinatal mental health for BME women

    Edge, D., 2011, In : Journal of Public Mental Health. 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Mental health and ‘The Big Society’: Where do counselling psychologists and therapists fit in?

    Edge, D. & West, W., Jun 2011, In : Counselling Psychology Review. 26, 2, p. 17-23 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    Method of Levels therapy for first-episode psychosis: The feasibility randomised controlled Next Level trial

    Griffiths, R., Mansell, W., Carey, T. A., Edge, D., Emsley, R. & Tai, S., Oct 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Midwives' experiences of providing care for women from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) backgrounds: An exploratory study

    Edge, D., Aquino, M. R. J. & Smith, D. M., Oct 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  48. Published

    Mind the Gap: Improving Transitions for Mentally Disordered Offenders Leaving Custodial Environments.

    Pearsall, A., Edge, D., Doyle, M. & Shaw, J., 2 Nov 2014, In : International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation. 18, 2, p. 101-112

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    National Perinatal Mental Health Project Report Perinatal Mental Health of Black and Minority Ethnic Women: A Review of Current Provision in England, Scotland, and Wales

    Edge, D., Mar 2011, London: National Mental Health Development Unit, Department of Health. 63 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  50. Published
  51. Published

    Not all women fancy single-sex wards

    Travers, RF., Holdsworth, P. & Edge, D., 2006, In : British Journal of Psychiatry. 188

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Published

    On the Road to Social Death: A Grounded Theory Study of the Emotional and Social Effects of Honor Killing on Families - A Palestinian Perspective

    Alkhatib, S., Edge, D. & Speed, S., 2019, In : Violence Against Women.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Published

    Perinatal depression among black Caribbean women

    Edge, D., Baker, D. & Rogers, A., Sep 2004, In : Health and Social Care in the Community. 12, 5, p. 430-438 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Published

    Perinatal depression and Black Caribbean women: Lessons for primary care

    Edge, D., 2007, In : Primary Health Care. 17 (2)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Perinatal depression: Its absence among Black Caribbean women

    Edge, D., Nov 2006, In : British Journal of Midwifery. 14, 11, p. 646-652 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    Perinatal Healthcare in Prison: A Scoping Review of Policy and Provision

    Edge, D., 2006, No publisher name. (Department of Health)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  57. Published

    Perinatal mental health care for Black and minority ethnic (BME) women: a scoping review of provision in England

    Edge, D., 2010, In : Ethnicity and Inequalities in Health and Social Care. 3, 3, p. 24-32

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  58. Published

    Perinatal mental healthcare in the UK: ‘New Horizons’ for minority women?

    Edge, D., 2009, host publication.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  59. Published

    Pregnancy as an ideal time for intervention to address the complex needs of black and minority ethnic women: Views of British midwives.

    Aquino, M. R. J., Edge, D. & Smith, D., Mar 2015, In : Midwifery. 31, 3, p. 373-379 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Published

    Pregnancy in prison, mental health and admission to prison mother and baby units

    Dolan, R., Hann, M., Edge, D. & Shaw, J., 2019, In : Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Published

    Psychology across cultures: Challenges and opportunities

    Edge, D. & Lemetyinen, H., 2019, In : Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. Published

    Rationale, design and baseline data of the Next Level study: Feasibility randomised controlled trial of Method of Levels therapy for first-episode psychosis

    Griffiths, R., Mansell, W., Carey, T. A., Edge, D., Emsley, R. & Tai, S., Sep 2018, In : BJPsych Open. 4, 5, p. 339-345 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Accepted/In press

    Readability and quality of online eating disorder information - are they sufficient? A systematic review evaluating websites on anorexia nervosa using DISCERN and Flesch Readability

    Arts, H., Lemetyinen, H. & Edge, D., 10 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Eating Disorders.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Published

    Research by a Black woman on Black women - acts of betrayal and abandonment?

    Edge, D., 2004, host publication.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  65. Published

    Researching postnatal depression in West African Women – methodological considerations (In Press)

    Gardner, PL., Wittokowski, A., Bunton, P. & Edge, D., 2014, In : Ethnicity and Health.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  66. Published

    Secure pathways for women in the UK: lessons from the women's enhanced medium secure services (WEMSS)

    Edge, D., Walker, T., Meacock, R., Wilson, H., McNair, L., Shaw, J., Gutridge, K., Mitchell, H., Robinson, L., Senior, J., Sutton, M. & Abel, K., 2016, In : The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology. p. 1-20 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published

    Social networks and symptomatic and functional outcomes in schizophrenia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Degnan, A., Berry, K., Sweet, D., Abel, K., Crossley, N. & Edge, D., 2018, In : Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. Published

    Sources of distress in first-episode psychosis: A systematic review and qualitative meta-synthesis

    Griffiths, R., Mansell, W., Edge, D. & Tai, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : Qualitative Health Research. 29, 1, p. 107-123 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  69. Published

    Staff and patient perspectives on the purpose of psychotropic prescribing in prisons: Care or control?

    Hassan, L., Edge, D., Senior, J. & Shaw, J., Jul 2013, In : General Hospital Psychiatry. 35, 4, p. 433-438 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. Published

    Strong-Black-Women: Identity and the Resistance of Psychiatric Labelling

    Edge, D., 2006, host publication.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  71. Published

    The effectiveness of the Older prisoner Health and Social Care Assessment and Plan (OHSCAP): a randomised controlled trial

    Forsyth, K., Archer-Power, L., Senior, J., Meacock, R., Webb, R., Emsley, R., Edge, D., Walsh, E., Ware, S., Challis, D., Hayes, A., O'Hara, K., Burns, A. & Shaw, J., 3 Jan 2018, In : Health Services and Delivery Research. 5, 31

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Published

    The experience of postnatal depression in West African mothers living in England: A qualitative study

    Gardner, P. L., Bunton, P., Edge, D. & Wittkowski, A., 2013, In : Midwifery. 30, p. 756-763 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Published

    The experience of postnatal depression in West African mothers living in the United Kingdom: A qualitative study

    Gardner, PL., Bunton, P., Edge, D. & Wittokowski, A., 2014, In : Midwifery. 30, 6

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Published

    The nature and efficacy of culturally-adapted psychosocial interventions in schizophrenia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Degnan, A., Baker, S., Edge, D., Nottidge, W., Noke, M., Husain, N., Rathod, S. & Drake, R., 23 Aug 2017, In : Psychological Medicine.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. Published

    The spaces in between: unspoken discourses on Blackness in the UK

    Edge, D., 2006, host publication.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  76. Published

    Therapeutic alliance in psychological therapy for people with schizophrenia and related psychoses: A systematic review

    Shattock, L., Berry, K., Degnan, A. & Edge, D., 2017, In : Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  80. Published

    What do Black Caribbean women think about screening with the EPDS?

    Edge, D., 2005, In: Screening for Perinatal Depression. Jessica Kingsley, London.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  81. Published

    What drives poor functioning in the at-risk mental state? A systematic review.

    Cotter, J., Drake, R., Bucci, S., Firth, J., Edge, D. & Yung, A., Nov 2014, In : Schizophrenia Research. 159, 2-3, p. 267-277 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  82. Published
  83. Published

    Women's Enhanced Medium Secure Services (WEMSS): A Scoping Exercise to Develop a Research and Evaluation Strategy

    Edge, D., 2005, No publisher name. (Department of Health)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report