In Press: O'Sullivan S, Schmaal L, D'Alfonso S, Toenders YJ, Valentine L, McEnery C, Bendall S, Nelson B, Gleeson J, Alvarez-Jimenez M. Characterising Usage of a Multicomponent Digital Intervention to Predict Treatment Outcomes in First-Episode Psychosis: A Cluster Analysis, JMIR (forthcoming)


González‐Blanch, C., Gleeson, J. F., McEnery, C., O'Sullivan, S., Ayesa‐Arriola, R., D'Alfonso, S., Valentine L, Tremain H, Bell I, Bendall, S., & Alvarez‐Jimenez, M. (2021) The impact of persistent social anxiety on social functioning and health‐related quality of life in young people with remitted first‐episode psychosis. Early Intervention in Psychiatry.

In Press: Valentine, L., McEnery, C., O’Sullivan, S., D’Alfonso, S., Gleeson, J., Bendall, S., & Alvarez‐Jimenez, M. (2021). Young people’s experience of online therapy for first‐episode psychosis: A qualitative study. Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice.

Alvarez‐Jimenez M, Koval P, Schmaal L, Bendall S, O'Sullivan S, Cagliarini D, D'Alfonso S, Rice S, Valentine L, Penn DL, Miles C. The Horyzons project: a randomized controlled trial of a novel online social therapy to maintain treatment effects from specialist first‐episode psychosis services. World Psychiatry. 2021 Jun;20(2):233-43.

Nicholas J, Bell IH, Thompson A, Valentine L, Simsir P, Sheppard H, Adams S. Implementation lessons from the transition to telehealth during COVID-19: a survey of clinicians and young people from youth mental health services. Psychiatry Research. 2021 May 1;299:113848.

Bailey E, Robinson J, Alvarez-Jimenez M, Nedeljkovic M, Valentine L, Bendall S, D'Alfonso S, Gilbertson T, McKechnie B, Rice S. Moderated Online Social Therapy for Young People With Active Suicidal Ideation: Qualitative Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2021 Apr 5;23(4):e24260.

O’Bree B, Walton CC, Bendall S, Wilson M, Valentine L, McEnery C, D’Alfonso S, Alvarez-Jimenez M, Rice S. Perceived Helpfulness of a Moderated Online Social Therapy Network for Young People Experiencing Social Anxiety. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021 Jan;18(6):2796.

Valentine, L., Grace, D., Pryor, I. et al. Correction to: “When I’m Thinking Straight, I Can Put Things in Place for When I’m Not.” | Exploring the Use of Advance Statements in First-Episode Psychosis Treatment: Young People, Clinician, and Carer Perspectives."Community Ment Health J (2020).

González-Blanch, César, Leonardo A. Medrano, Sarah Bendall, Simon D’Alfonso, Daniela Cagliarini, Carla McEnery, Shaunagh O’Sullivan, Lee Valentine, John F. Gleeson, and Mario Alvarez-Jimenez. "The role of social relatedness and self-beliefs in social functioning in first-episode psychosis: Are we overestimating the contribution of illness-related factors?" European Psychiatry 63, no. 1 (2020).

Alvarez-Jimenez M, Rice S, D'Alfonso S, Leicester S, Bendall S, Pryor I, Russon P, McEnery C, Santesteban-Echarri O, Da Costa G, Gilbertson T, Valentine L, Solves L, Ratheesh A, McGorry PD, Gleeson J A Novel Multimodal Digital Service (Moderated Online Social Therapy+) for Help-Seeking Young People Experiencing Mental Ill-Health: Pilot Evaluation Within a National Youth E-Mental Health Service J Med Internet Res 2020;0(0):e0

Rice, Simon ; O'Bree, Bridget ; Wilson, Michael ; McEnery, Carla ; Lim, Michelle H. ; Hamilton, Matthew ; Gleeson, John ; Bendall, Sarah ; D'Alfonso, Simon ; Russon, Penni ; Valentine, Lee ; Cagliarini, Daniela ; Howell, Simmone ; Miles, Christopher ; Pearson, Marc ; Álvarez‐Jiménez, Mario ; 2020. Development of a graphic medicine‐enabled social media‐based intervention for youth social anxiety, Clinical Psychologist (2020)


Valentine L, McEnery C, Bell I, O'Sullivan S, Pryor I, Gleeson J, Bendall S, Alvarez-Jimenez M

Blended Digital and Face-to-Face Care for First-Episode Psychosis Treatment in Young People: Qualitative Study

JMIR Ment Health 2020;7(7):e18990

Rice, Simon ; O'Bree, Bridget ; Wilson, Michael ; McEnery, Carla ; Lim, Michelle H. ; Hamilton, Matthew ; Gleeson, John ; Bendall, Sarah ; D'Alfonso, Simon ; Russon, Penni ; Valentine, Lee ; Cagliarini, Daniela ; Howell, Simmone ; Miles, Christopher ; Pearson, Marc ; Nicholls, Laura ; Garland, Nicola ; Mullen, Edward ; McGorry, Patrick D. ; Alvarez-Jimenez, Mario ; (2020). Leveraging the social network for treatment of social anxiety: Pilot study of a youth-specific digital intervention with a focus on engagement of young men. Internet Interventions, 100323.

Valentine L, McEnery C, O’Sullivan S, Gleeson J, Bendall S, Alvarez-Jimenez M. Young People’s Experience of a Long-Term Social Media–Based Intervention for First-Episode Psychosis: Qualitative Analysis J Med Internet Res 2020;22(6):e17570

D'Alfonso S, Phillips J, Valentine L, Gleeson J, Alvarez-Jimenez M. Moderated Online Social Therapy: Viewpoint on the Ethics and Design Principles of a Web-Based Therapy System. JMIR Ment Health 2019;6(12):e14866

Valentine, L., McEnery, C., D’Alfonso, S., Phillips, J., Bailey, E., & Alvarez-Jimenez, M. (2019). Harnessing the Potential of Social Media to Develop the Next Generation of Digital Health Treatments in Youth Mental Health. Current Treatment Options in Psychiatry, 1-12.

Alvarez-Jimenez M, Bendall S, Koval P, Rice S, Cagliarini D, Valentine L, D’Alfonso S, Miles C, Russon P, Penn DL, Phillips J. HORYZONS trial: protocol for a randomized controlled trial of a moderated online social therapy to maintain treatment effects from first-episode psychosis services. BMJ open. 2019 Feb 1;9(2):e024104.