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Light-enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy for sleep and fatigue: study protocol for a r..
Suicide Prevention Public Service Announcements (Psas): A Randomized Controlled Trial
Displaying the 4 most recent projects by Maria Ftanou.
Displaying the 41 most recent scholarly works by Maria Ftanou.
Public Service Announcements to Change Attitudes about Youth Suicide: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Maria Ftanou, Anna Ross, Anna Machlin, Matthew J Spittal, Kylie King, Angela Nicholas, Jane Hocking, Jo Robinson, Nicola Reavley, Jane Pirkis
Journal article | 2020 | Archives of Suicide Research
Background: Youth suicide is a major public health concern worldwide. Public service announcements (PSAs) may have a role in suici..
Light-enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy for sleep and fatigue: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial during chemotherapy for breast cancer
Helena R Bean, Lesley Stafford, Ruth Little, Justine Diggens, Maria Ftanou, Marliese Alexander, Prudence A Francis, Bei Bei, Joshua F Wiley
Journal article | 2020 | Trials
Trends in suicide-related research in Australia
Marisa Schlichthorst, Lennart Reifels, Karolina Krysinska, Maria Ftanou, Anna Machlin, Jo Robinson, Jane Pirkis
Journal article | 2020 | International Journal of Mental Health Systems
Background: Despite continuous research over the past 20 years in Australia there is still limited understanding of what works and..
A Psychosexual Intervention for Couples within the First Year Post-Allogeneic Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Pilot Study
Brindha Pillay, Maria Ftanou, David Ritchie, Yvonne Panek-Hudson, Michael Jefford, Teresa Garcia, Cassandra Shields, Jo Gniel, Steve Ellen, Jo Phipps-Nelson, Allison Drosdowsky, Sarah Blaschke
Conference Proceedings | 2019 | ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY
Psychological intervention (ConquerFear) for treating fear of cancer recurrence: mediators and moderators of treatment efficacy.
Louise Sharpe, J Turner, JE Fardell, B Thewes, AB Smith, J Gilchrist, J Beith, A Girgis, S Tesson, S Day, K Grunewald, P Butow, undefined ConquerFear Authorship group
Journal article | 2019 | Journal of Cancer Survivorship
PURPOSE: ConquerFear is an efficacious intervention for fear of cancer recurrence (FCR) that demonstrated greater improvements tha..
Medical, demographic and psychological correlates of fear of cancer recurrence (FCR) morbidity in breast, colorectal and melanoma cancer survivors with probable clinically significant FCR seeking psychological treatment through the ConquerFear study.
Allan 'Ben' Smith, Louise Sharpe, Belinda Thewes, Jane Turner, Jemma Gilchrist, Joanna E Fardell, Afaf Girgis, Stephanie Tesson, Joseph Descallar, Melanie L Bell, Jane Beith, Phyllis Butow, undefined ConquerFear Authorship Group
Journal article | 2018 | Supportive Care in Cancer
PURPOSE: Despite the prevalence of fear of cancer recurrence (FCR), understanding of factors underlying clinically significant FCR..
The Role of a Self-management Intervention for Cancer Survivors with Insomnia, in a Stepped-care Model
Dani Bullen, Justine Diggens, Jeremy Goldin, Michael Jefford, Lesley Stafford, Elizabeth Barson, Amanda Piper, Joshua Wiley, Allison Drodowsky, Maria Ftanou
Conference Proceedings | 2018 | PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY
Research Priorities in Suicide Prevention: Review of Australian Research from 2010–2017 Highlights Continued Need for Intervention Research
L Reifels, M Ftanou, K Krysinska, A Machlin, J Robinson, J Pirkis
Journal article | 2018 | International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Suicide is a major public health concern in Australia and globally, requiring targeted research efforts to build the evidence base..
Individualised mindfulness-based stress reduction for head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy of curative intent: a descriptive pilot study
A Pollard, JL Burchell, D Castle, K Neilson, M Ftanou, J Corry, D Rischin, DW Kissane, M Krishnasamy, LE Carlson, J Couper
Journal article | 2017 | European Journal of Cancer Care
Achievements of the Australian Access to Allied Psychological Services (ATAPS) program: summarising (almost) a decade of key evaluation data
Bridget Bassilios, Angela Nicholas, Lennart Reifels, Kylie King, Justine Fletcher, Anna Machlin, Maria Ftanou, Grant Blashki, Philip Burgess, Jane Pirkis
Journal article | 2016 | International Journal of Mental Health Systems
A Controlled Study of a Group Mindfulness Intervention for Individuals Living With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Kate Neilson, Maria Ftanou, Kaveh Monshat, Mike Salzberg, Sally Bell, Michael A Kamm, William Connell, Simon R Knowles, Katherine Sevar, Sam G Mancuso, David Castle
Journal article | 2016 | Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
A Systematic Review and Evaluation of Measures for Suicidal Ideation and Behaviors in Population-Based Research
Philip J Batterham, Maria Ftanou, Jane Pirkis, Jacqueline L Brewer, Andrew J Mackinnon, Annette Beautrais, A Kate Fairweather-Schmidt, Helen Christensen
Journal article | 2015 | Psychological Assessment
Prevalence of mental health disorders in inflammatory bowel disease: an Australian outpatient cohort
Davina Tribbick, Michael Salzberg, Maria Ftanou, William R Connell, Finlay Macrae, Michael A Kamm, Glen W Bates, Georgina Cunningham, David W Austin, Simon R Knowles
Journal article | 2015 | Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterology
Evaluating the Access to Allied Psychological Services (ATAPS) component of the Better Outcomes in Mental Health Care (BOiMHC) program. Special Report: An evaluation of the ATAPS Child Mental Health Service.
B Bassilios, A Nicholas, J Fletcher, K King, L Reifels, M Ftanou, A Machlin, M Spittal, J Pirkis
Report | 2014
Evaluating the Access to Allied Psychological Services (ATAPS) component of the Better Outcomes in Mental Health Care (BOiMHC) program: Ten year Consolidated ATAPS evaluation report
B Bassilios, AS Nicholas, L Reifels, AF Machlin, M Ftanou, KE King, JR Fletcher, G Blashki, P Burgess, JE Pirkis
Report | 2013
Evaluating the Access to Allied Psychological Services component of the Better Outcomes in Mental Health Program: Third Report of the Perinatal Depression Initiative: Consumers, their treatment and outcomes
M Ftanou, B Bassilios, JR Fletcher, KE King, F Kohn, G Blashki, P Burgess, JE Pirkis
Report | 2011
Evaluating the access to allied psychological services component of the Better Outcomes in Mental Health Care Program: Final report for the evaluation of the Specialist Services for Consumers at Risk of Suicide Pilot
KE King, B Bassilios, JR Fletcher, M Ftanou, L Reifels, G Blashki, P Burgess, JE Pirkis
Report | 2011
Evaluation of the Better Access to Psychiatrists, Psychologists and GPs through the Medicare Benefits Schedule Initiative: Component A: A Study of Consumers and their Outcomes: Final Report.
J Pirkis, M Ftanou, M Williamson, A Machlin, D Warr, J Christo, M Spittal, B Bassilios, M Harris
Report | 2010
Research Fellow - Mental Health
Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health
Australia Psychological Society
Bachelor of Applied Science (Disability Studies)
Doctrate in Clinical Psychology