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Biography/Publications

Sandra Evans

PUBLICATIONS:
PEER REVIEWED JOURNALS

2014: Evans, S. What the National Dementia Strategy Forgot: Providing dementia care from a psychodynamic perspective. Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. Vol 28. No 3. pp321-329

2013: Holloway, L & Evans,S.Seasonality of Depression in Older People in East London. Community Mental Health Journal. In Press. (COMH 1009R1)

2011: C. W. Ritchie , M. B. King, F. Nolan, S. O'Connor, M. Evans, N. Toms, G. Kitchen, S. Evans, C, Bielawski, D. Lee and M. Blanchard. The association between personality disorder and an act of deliberate self harm in the older person. International Psychogeriatrics. (2011), 23: 299-307

2008: Evans, S. Beyond forgetfulness: how psychoanalytic ideas can help us to Understand the experience of patients with Dementia. Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. Vol.3 September 155-176

2005: Evans,S. Psychotherapy for older people: Users and providers of psychotherapeutic services for older people. Abstract. Symposium. 12th Congress of the IPA. International Psychogeriatrics. Vol 17. Supplement 2. pp114

2004: Evans, S. Sex and Death; the ramifications of illness and aging on late life partnerships. Journal of relationship and marital therapy: Special Issue. Vol. 19, No. 3. August. pp 319-335

2004: Evans, S.What works for whom? A Survey of provision of psychological therapies for older people in the NHS. Psychiatric Bulletin. Vol 28, No 11. pp411-414

2003: Baldwin, R. Anderson, D. Black, S. Evans, S. Jones, R. Wilson, K. Iliffe, S. Guidelines for the Management of Late-life Depression in Primary Care. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 18: 829-838

2002: Garner, J & Evans, S. An ethical perspective on the Institutional Abuse of older people. Psychiatric Bulletin. Vol. 26, 5. 164-166.

2001: Evans, S. Group analytic psychotherapy: A realistic treatment for older adults. CPD Bulletin Old Age Psychiatry. Vol 3 (1) 16-19

2001: Garner J, Anderson D, Baldwin R, Evans S. The Faculty Response to the NSF. Old Age Psychiatrist 23, 9 – 11

2001: Evans, S. Chisholm, P, Walshe, J. A psychotherapy group for the elderly. Group Analysis 34 (2) 287-298

1998: Evans, S. Beyond the Mirror: a Group Analytic Exploration of Late Life Depression. Aging and Mental Health. 2(2): 94-99.

1996: Garner, J. and Evans, S.APP Spring Conference. Psychodynamic Perspectives in Old Age Psychiatry. Psychiatric Bulletin. Vol. 20.2

1994: D’ath, P. Katona, P. Mullan, E. Evans, S. Katona, C. Screening, Detection and Management of Depression in Elderly Primary Care Attendees 1; The acceptability and performance of the 15-item Geriatric Depression Scale. (GDS-15) development of short versions. Family Practice 11; 260-266.

1993: Evans, S. and Katona, C.L.E. Epidemiology of Depressive Symptoms - Elderly Primary Care Attendees. Dementia 4(6) 327-333.

EXPERT REPORTS:

2000: Garner, J. and Evans, S. The Institutional abuse of elderly people. College Document. Royal College of Psychiatrists. CR 84

2002: Mezey, G. Hicks, M. Gopfert, M. Evans, S. Hall, A. Hicks, M. Rumball, D. Domestic Violence. CR 102. Royal College of Psychiatrists.

2006: Evans, S. Garner, J. Wilson, K. Martindale, B. Gould, D. King, C. Boddington, S. The Provision of Psychological Therapies to Older Adults in the NHS.

2009: Improving Access to Psychological therapies: Older people” Chapter -DH

LETTERS:

2000: Evans, S. More disappointing treatment outcomes in late life depression. British Journal of Psychiatry.177 (3):281-282 Letter to the Editor.

2012: Bartlett. A & Evans, S. Up to date service evaluation and needs assessment would be useful in caring for elderly prisoners. BMJ 345. e7578

BOOKS EDITED:

2004: Evans, S. and Garner, J. Editors. Talking over the Years: A handbook of dynamic psychotherapy for older adults. Brunner-Routledge. London

2017: Evans, S. Garner, J. & Darnley-Smith, R. Psychodynamic understanding of Dementia and Dementia Care Routledge in press

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS:

1991: Evans, S. and Katona, C.L.E. Treatment of Anxiety Disorders in the Elderly. In The Anxiolytic Jungle; Where Next? Ed D. Wheatley. John Wiley London.

1995: Evans, S. Physical Treatments. In “Neurotic Disorders in the Elderly” Ed. J. Lindesay. OUP.

1998: Evans, S. Lucey, J. Psychotherapeutic Work in Groups: In Understanding Psychiatric Treatments. Editors Lucey, J. O’Mahony. J. Wiley and SonsLondon.

2004: Evans, S. Attachment Theory and its application in late adult life. In Talking Over the Years: A Handbook of Psychodynamic Theory and Practice with Older People.(Eds) Sandra Evans & Jane Garner. Routledge London.

2009: Evans, S Where is the Unconscious in Dementia? Psychoanalytic ideas. R Doctor & R Lucas (Eds) Karnac

2010: Garner J & Evans S. Psychodynamic Approaches to the Challenges of Ageing: Chapter 4. In International Perspectives on Geronto-psychology. Eds Pachana, Knight & Laidlaw. OUP.Ref

2014: Evans, S. Delirium. Chapter on identification, pathophysiology and management of delirium. BMJ Masterclass. Updates for General Practice. BMJ Publishing

2014: Cushing, A & Evans, S. Teaching Co-morbidities in medical education. International textbook Sartorius. N (Ed) Karger. Switzerland

2016: Evans, S. Psychotherapy in Late Life: Medical Psychotherapy (Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Psychiatry) Jessica Yakeley, Gwen Adshead & Laura Allison (Eds) OUP

2017: Evans, S. Sadism in Late Life. In Sadism, Sengal et al. Karnac London – In Press

2017: Evans, S & Garner, J Women, Old Age and Psychotherapy. In An Anthology of women’s writing about Psychiatry. G Rands (Ed). OUP In Press