Coulson, M., Barnett, J., Ferguson, C. J., & Gould, R. L. (2012). Real feelings for virtual people: Emotional attachments and interpersonal attraction in video games. Psychology of Popular Media Culture, 1(3), 176-184. ISSN 2160-4134 doi: 10.1037/a0028192
Gould, R. L., Coulson, M. C. & Howard, R. J. (2012a). Efficacy of cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders in older people: A meta-analysis and meta-regression of randomized controlled trials. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 60(2), 218-229. ISSN 0002-8614 doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2011.03824.x
Gould, R. L., Coulson, M. C. & Howard, R. J. (2012b). Cognitive behavioral therapy for depression in older people: A meta-analysis and meta-regression of randomized controlled trials Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 60 (10), 1817-1830. ISSN 0002-8614 doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2012.04166.x
Ferguson, C. J., Coulson, M., & Barnett, J. (2011). Psychological profiles of school shooters: Positive directions and one big wrong turn. Journal of Police Crisis Negotiations. 11, 1-17. ISSN 1533-2594 (electronic) 1533-2586 (paper) doi: 10.1080/15332586.2011.581523
Ferguson, C. J., Coulson, M., & Barnett, J. (2011). A meta-analysis of pathological gaming prevalence and comorbidity with mental health, academic and social problems. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 45 (12), 1573-1578. ISSN 0022-3956 doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2011.09.005
Gilbert, T., Martin, R., & Coulson, M. (2011). Attentional biases using the body in the crowd task: Are angry body postures detected more rapidly? Cognition and Emotion, 25 (4), 700-708. doi:10.1080/02699931.2010.495881
Barnett, J. & Coulson, M. (2010). Virtually real: A psychological perspective on massively multiplayer online games. Review of General Psychology, 14 (2), 167-179. ISSN 1089-2680 doi: 10.1037/a0019442
Lappin, J. M., Reeves, S. J., Mehta, M. A., Egerton, A., Coulson, M. & Grasby, P. M. (2009). Dopamine release in the human striatum: Motor and cognitive tasks revisited. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism, 29, 1-11. ISSN: 0271-678X doi: 10.1038/jcbfm.2008.146
Administrative and professional duties/roles REF & Impact Coordinator
Psychology of happiness (positive psychology).
Expression of emotion through body posture and movement; theoretical and simulation models of emotion.
Effects of video games.
Efficacy of psychological therapies, especially in older adults.
Sutton, Jennifer L. and Gould, Rebecca L. and Coulson, Mark and Ward, Emma V. and Butler, Aine M. and Smith, Megan and Lavelle, Grace and Rosa, Amy and Langridge, Margret and Howard, Robert J. (2018) Multi-component frailty assessment tools for older people with psychiatric disorders: A systematic review. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society . ISSN 0002-8614 (Accepted/In press)
Norman, Hilary and Marzano, Lisa and Coulson, Mark and Oskis, Andrea (2018) Effects of mindfulness-based interventions on alexithymia: a systematic review. Evidence-Based Mental Health . ISSN 1362-0347 (Published online first)
Coulson, Mark and Oskis, Andrea and Meredith, Jacqueline and Gould, Rebecca (2018) Attachment, attraction and communication in real and virtual worlds: a study of massively multiplayer online gamers. Computers in Human Behavior, 87 . pp. 49-57. ISSN 0747-5632
Van Rooij, Antonius J. and Ferguson, Christopher J. and Colder Carras, Michelle and Kardefelt-Winther, Daniel and Shi, Jing and Aarseth, Espen and Bean, Anthony M. and Bergmark, Karin Helmersson and Brus, Anne and Coulson, Mark and Deleuze, Jory and Dullur, Pravin and Dunkels, Elza and Edman, Johan and Elson, Malte and Etchells, Peter J. and Fiskaali, Anne and Granic, Isabela and Jansz, Jeroen and Karlsen, Faltin and Kaye, Linda K. and Kirsh, Bonnie and Lieberoth, Andreas and Markey, Patrick and Mills, Kathryn L. and Nielsen, Rune Kristian Lundedal and Orben, Amy and Poulsen, Arne and Prause, Nicole and Prax, Patrick and Quandt, Thorsten and Schimmenti, Adriano and Starcevic, Vladan and Stutman, Gabrielle and Turner, Nigel E. and van Looy, Jan and Przybylski, Andrew K. (2018) A weak scientific basis for gaming disorder: let us err on the side of caution. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 7 (1). pp. 1-9. ISSN 2062-5871
Aarseth, Espen and Bean, Anthony M. and Boonen, Huub and Colder Carras, Michelle and Coulson, Mark and Das, Dimitri and Deleuze, Jory and Dunkels, Elza and Edman, Johan and Ferguson, Christopher J. and Haagsma, Maria C. and Helmersson Bergmark, Karin and Hussain, Zaheer and Jansz, Jeroen and Kardefelt-Winther, Daniel and Kutner, Lawrence and Markey, Patrick and Nielsen, Rune Kristian Lundedal and Prause, Nicole and Przybylski, Andrew and Quandt, Thorsten and Schimmenti, Adriano and Starcevic, Vladan and Stutman, Gabrielle and Van Looy, Jan and Van Rooij, Antonius J. (2017) Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 gaming disorder proposal. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 6 (3). pp. 267-270. ISSN 2062-5871