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Gee, C., Williamson, H., Maskell, J., Kimble, R. and Newcombe, P. (2018) The challenges of recruiting adolescents for appearance-related research in a specialist tertiary hospital. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. ISSN 1034-4810 [In Press] Available from:

Zucchelli, F., Donnelly, O., Williamson, H. and Hooper, N. (2018) Acceptance and commitment therapy for people experiencing appearance-related distress associated with a visible difference: Rationale and review of relevant research. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy. ISSN 0889-8391 [In Press] Available from:

Merz, E., Kwakkenbos, L., Carrier, M.-E., Gholizadeh, S., Mills, S. D., Fox, R. S., Jewett, L. R., Williamson, H., Harcourt, D., Assassi, S., Furst, D., Gottesman, K., Mayes, M. D., Moss, T., Thombs, R. and Malcarne, V. L. (2018) Factor structure and convergent validity of the Derriford appearance scale-24 using standard scoring versus treating “Not Applicable” responses as missing data: A Scleroderma Patient-centered Intervention Network (SPIN) cohort study. BMJ Open, 8 (3). pp. 1-9. ISSN 2044-6055 Available from:

Heath, J., Williamson, H., Williams, L. and Harcourt, D. (2018) Parent-perceived isolation and barriers to psychosocial support: A qualitative study to investigate how peer support might help parents of burn-injured children. Scars, Burns & Healing, 4. ISSN 2059-5131 Available from:

Harcourt, D., Hamlet, C., Billaud Feragen, K., Garcia-Lopez, L.-J., Masnari, O., Mendes, J., Nobile, F., Okkerse, J., Pittermann, A., Spillekom-van Koulili, S., Stock, N. M. and Williamson, H. (2018) The provision of specialist psychosocial support for people with visible differences: A European survey. Body Image, 25. pp. 35-39. ISSN 1740-1445 Available from:

Griffiths, C., Williamson, H., Zucchelli, F., Paraskeva, N. and Moss, T. (2018) A systematic review of the effectiveness of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for body image dissatisfaction and weight self-stigma in adults. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy. -16. ISSN 0022-0116 Available from:

Hamlet, C., Williamson, H. and Harcourt, D. (2017) Recruiting young people with a visible difference to the YP Face IT feasibility trial: A qualitative exploration of primary care staff experiences. Primary Health Care Research and Development, 18 (6). pp. 541-548. ISSN 1477-1128 Available from:

Williamson, H., Antonelli, P., Bringsen, A., Davies, G., Detorre, D., Harcourt, D., Hedin, G., Jurgutis, A., Tural, U., Ayse, Y. and Persson, M. (2017) Supporting patients with body dissatisfaction: A survey of the experiences and training needs of European multi-disciplinary healthcare professionals. Nursing Plus Open. Available from:

Williamson, H. and Rumsey, N. (2017) The perspectives of health professionals on the psychosocial impact of an altered appearance among adolescents treated for cancer and how to improve appearance-related care. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology, 35 (1). pp. 47-60. ISSN 0734-7332 Available from:

Jewett, L. R., Kwakkenbos, L., Carrier, M.-E., Malcarne, V. L., Bartlett, S. J., Furst, D. E., Gottesman, K., Mayes, M. D., Assassi, S., Harcourt, D., Williamson, H., Johnson, S. R., Korner, A., Steen, V., Fox, R. S., Gholizadeh, S., Mills, S. D., Molnar, J. C., Rice, D. B. and Thombs, B. D. and SPIN Investigators (2016) Examination of the association of sex and race/ethnicity with appearance concerns: A Scleroderma Patient-centered Intervention Network (SPIN) cohort study. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 34 (5). ISSN 0392-856X Available from:

Jankowski, G., Diedrichs, P. C., Williamson, H., Harcourt, D. and Christopher, G. (2016) Looking age-appropriate while growing old gracefully: A qualitative study of ageing and body image among older adults. Journal of Health Psychology, 21 (4). pp. 550-561. ISSN 1359-1053 Available from:

Diedrichs, P. C., Atkinson, M. J., Garbett, K., Williamson, H., Halliwell, E., Rumsey, N., Leckie, G., Sibley, C. and Barlow, F. K. (2016) Randomized controlled trial of an online mother-daughter body image and well-being intervention. Health Psychology, 35 (9). pp. 996-1006. ISSN 0278-6133 Available from:

Williamson, H., Hamlet, C., White, P., Marques, E., Cadogan, J., Perera, R., Rumsey, N., Hayward, L. and Harcourt, D. (2016) Study protocol of the YP Face IT feasibility study: Comparing an online psychosocial intervention versus treatment as usual for adolescents distressed by appearance-altering conditions/injuries. BMJ Open, 6 (10). e012423. ISSN 2044-6055 Available from:

Williamson, H., Griffiths, C. and Harcourt, D. and Centre for Appearance Research (2015) Developing young persons Face IT: Online psychosocial support for adolescents struggling with conditions or injuries affecting their appearance. Health Psychology Open, 2 (2). ISSN 2055-1029 Available from:

Griffiths, C., Panteli, N., Brunton, D., Marder, B. and Williamson, H. and Centre for Appearance Research (CAR), UWE, University of Bath, University Hospitals Bristol (2015) Designing and evaluating the acceptability of realshare: An online support community for teenagers and young adults with cancer (TYAC). Journal of Heath Psychology, 20 (12). pp. 1589-1601. ISSN 1359-1053 Available from:

Jenkinson, E., Williamson, H., Byron-Daniel, J. and Moss, T. (2015) Systematic review: Psychosocial interventions for children and young people with visible differences resulting from appearance altering conditions, injury or treatment effects. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 40 (10). pp. 1017-1033. ISSN 0146-8693 Available from:

Williamson, H. (2015) Social pressures and health consequences associated with body hair removal. Journal of Aesthetic Nursing, 4 (3). pp. 131-133. ISSN 2050-3717 Available from:

Williamson, H. (2014) The psychosocial impact of being a young person with an unusual appearance. Journal of Aesthetic Nursing, 3 (4). pp. 186-188. ISSN 2050-3717 Available from:

Griffiths, C., Williamson, H. and Rumsey, N. (2012) The romantic experiences of adolescents with a visible difference: Exploring concerns, protective factors and support needs. Journal of Health Psychology, 17 (7). pp. 1053-1064. ISSN 1359-1053 Available from:

Williamson, H., Harcourt, D., Halliwell, E., Frith, H. and Wallace, M. (2010) Adolescents' and parents' experiences of managing the psychosocial impact of appearance change during cancer treatment. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 27 (3). pp. 168-175. ISSN 1043-4542 Available from:

Hughes, J., Naqvi, H., Saul, K., Williamson, H., Johnson, M., Rumsey, N. and Charlton, R. (2009) South Asian community views about individuals with a disfigurement. Diversity in Health and Care, 6 (4). pp. 241-253. ISSN 1759-1422 Available from:

Book Section

Williamson, H. and Barke, J. (2013) The emerging adult: Facilitating transition from child to adult services. In: Clarke, A., Thompson, A. R., Jenkinson, E., Rumsey, N. and Newell, R. J., eds. (2013) CBT for Appearance Anxiety: Psychosocial Interventions for Anxiety due to Visible Difference. Wiley Blackwell, pp. 166-175. ISBN 9781118523438 Available from:

Williamson, H. and Wallace, M. and Centre for Appearance Research (2012) When treatment affects appearance. In: Rumsey, N. and Harcourt, D., eds. (2012) The Oxford Handbook of the Psychology of Appearance. 1st. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 414-438. ISBN 9780199580521 Available from:

Williamson, H. and Wallace, M. (2012) Medically induced (iatrogenic) adverse changes in appearance. In: Cash, T., ed. (2012) Encyclopedia of Body Image and Human Appearance. Elsevier. ISBN 9780123849250 Available from:

Report or Working Paper

Moss, T., Bailey, C., Griffiths, C., Lawson, V. and Williamson, H. (2014) Development of new psychometric instruments to measure appearance distress during adolescence: The adolescent appearance distress scales. Project Report. PeerJ. Available from:

Conference or Workshop Item

Ramsey-Wade, C., Williamson, H. and Meyrick, J. (2018) Therapeutic writing for eating disorders: A systematic review. In: Appearance Matters 8, Bath, 12-14 June 2018. Available from:

Ramsey-Wade, C., Williamson, H. and Meyrick, J. (2017) Could therapeutic writing improve outcomes for adult clients diagnosed with Anorexia Nervosa? A systematic review. In: Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference 2017, Bristol, 19 - 21 June 2017. Available from:

Hamlet, C., Williamson, H., Moss, T. and Meyrick, J. (2016) The effect of psychosocial versus surgical weight loss interventions on body image: A systematic review. In: Appearance Matters 7, Royal College of Surgeons, London, 28-30 June 2016. Available from:

Griffiths, C. and Williamson, H. (2012) The development and acceptability of YP Face IT. In: Division of Health Psychology Annual Conference 2012, Liverpool, Liverpool, UK, 5-7 September 2012. Available from:

Griffiths, C. and Williamson, H. and Centre for Appearance Research (CAR) (2012) The development of YP Face It: An online support programme for young people aged 13–17 with a visible difference. In: European Conference in Paediatric Psychology: Joint Conference of PPN-UK and PPN-NI, St Anne's College, University of Oxford, 21 - 22 June 2012. Available from:

Moss, T., Williamson, H. and Bailey, C. (2010) The young person's appearance behaviour checklist (YPABC 23): A new psychometric scale for measuring adjustment to appearance concerns in young people. In: Appearance Matters 4, Bristol, UK, June 2010. Available from:

Harcourt, D., Williamson, H., Sherman, K., Boyages, J., Lam, T. and Cawthorn, S. (2009) Facilitating cancer patients’ decision making about breast reconstruction: The feasibility of BRECONDA, an interactive, computer-based intervention. In: British Psycho-Social Oncology Society Annual Conference, Cardiff, Wales, UK, December 2009. Available from:

Williamson, H., Harcourt, D., Frith, H., Wallace, M. and Halliwell, E. (2008) Using photography as a tool for exploring adolescent experiences of appearance change during treatment for cancer. In: Fifth International Conference on Teenage and Young Adult Cancer Medicine, London, 9-10 June 2008. Available from:

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