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Barbara Hannigan
Asst Prof & Placement Co-Ordinator, Psychology

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Doherty, S., Hannigan, B., & Campbell, M.J., The Experience of Depression during the Careers of Elite Male Athletes, Frontiers in Psychology, Volumn 7, (Article 1069), 2016, 1 - 10 Journal Article, 2016

Timothy James Trimble , Mark Shevlin , Vincent Egan , Geraldine O'Hare , Dave Rogers , Barbara Hannigan, An evaluation of a brief anger management programme for offenders managed in the community using cross-lagged panel models, Journal of Criminal Psychology, 5, (2), 2015, p124 - 136 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

O'Donovan, C, & Hannigan, B.., Growing up and living with a parent with schizophrenia. , Psychological Society of Ireland, Sligo, Ireland, November, 2013, 2013 Conference Paper, 2013 URL

Lanigan, C., & Hannigan, B. , A life story approach to understanding the experiences of adults who stammer., Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, , Sligo, Ireland, November, 2013, 2013 Conference Paper, 2013 URL

Elmer, N. & Hannigan, B. , (2013) The lived experience: Breast cancer, identity and the expression of self. , PSI Annual Conference, Sligo, Ireland, November, 2013, 2013 Conference Paper, 2013 URL

Hannigan, B., Seldom told stories of suffering and resilience - and Sexual attraction in therapy. , Counselling Psychology Symposium, Psychological Society of Ireland, Sligo, Ireland, 2013, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013 URL

Elmer, N. & Hannigan, B. , (2013) The lived experience of a breast cancer diagnosis. , , National Conference for Cancer Survivorship, Aviva Stadium, Dublin, , 21st September 2013, 2013 Conference Paper, 2013 URL

Culligan, S., Hannigan, B., & Trimble, T. , (2013) An in-depth exploration of therapists' experience of sexual attraction to a client. , The PSI Annual Conference, Sligo, Ireland, November, 2013, 2013 Conference Paper, 2013

Spies, M. & Hannigan, B. , The Psychosocial Construction of Lesbians' Sense of Self and Sexual Identity in Ireland. , Paper presented at Dublin City University's Self, Selves and Sexualities Conference, , Dublin, Ireland, March, 2012, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012 URL

The Irish Journal of Psychology, Ireland, Routledge, [eds.], Guest Editor, Special Edition. Celebrating fifty years of psychology at Trinity College Dublin, 2012 Editorial Board, 2012 URL

Trimble, T., Hannigan, B., & Gaffney, M. , Suicide postvention; Coping, support and transformation. , The Irish Journal of Psychology, 33, (2-3), 2012, p115 - 121 Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Hannigan, B., Spies, M., O'Neill, S., King, D., Hamilton, L. & Long, C. , The Meaning of Life Stories (in two parts)! Validating meaning and experience with diverse groups and in-depth analysis of Challenge Events and Body Countertransference in Therapy. , Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, , Cork, Ireland, 2012, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012 URL

King, D. & Hannigan, B. , Irish Traveller Women Voice their Unique Stories and Share their Views on Counselling. , Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, , Cork, Ireland, November, 2012, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012 URL

Hannigan, B., Spies, M., Merriman, K., & Duffy, M.., Keeping on the 'Straight' and 'Narrow' Workshop, Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference,, Galway, Ireland, November, 2011, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012

Long, C. & Hannigan, B. , The process and experience of challenge events in psychotherapy from the perspectives of both clients and therapists. , Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, , Cork, Ireland, 2012, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012 URL

Hamilton, L., Hannigan, B., & Trimble, T. , Body-centred countertransference. , Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, , Cork, Ireland, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012 URL

O'Neill, S. & Hannigan, B. , The lived experience of attempted suicide. , Psychological Society of Ireland, Annual Conference, , Cork, Ireland., November, 2012, 2012 Conference Paper, 2012 URL

Crowe, B. & Hannigan, B. , Issues and Implications of Pet Loss: Counsellor and Veterinary Client Perspectives , PSI 40th Annual Conference , Athlone, Ireland, November 2010, 2010 Conference Paper, 2010 URL

Viagano, N. & Hannigan, B. , (2010) An in-depth exploration of clients' and therapists' asynchronous (email) submissions and their experiences of using an online counselling service. , Presented at: PSI 40th Annual Conference , Athlone, Ireland, November, 2010, 2010 Conference Paper, 2010 URL

McCullagh, A. & Hannigan, B. , Seeking Psychological Counselling and the Role of Stigma within a Primary Care Setting. , PSI 40th Annual Conference 11 -14, , November, 2010, 2010 Conference Paper, 2010 URL

Gaffney, M. & Hannigan, B., Suicide bereavement and coping: A descriptive and interpretative analysis of the coping process, World Conference on Psychology, Counselling Guidance WCPCG-2010, Antalya, Turkey, 2010, edited by Elsevier , 2010 Conference Paper, 2010

Walsh, T., Hannigan, B., & Fuller, R. , Risk and the driving of emergency vehicles. , Behavioural Research in Road Safety 2008 Eighteenth Seminar, Eighteenth Seminar, 2010, p222- Journal Article, 2010 URL

O'Keefe, R. & & Hannigan, B. , Therapists' Experience of Impact in Their Work withTrauma: An Irish Perspective. , PSI 40th Annual Conference , Athlone, Ireland, November, 2010, 2010 Conference Paper, 2010 URL

Gaffney, M. & Hannigan, B., Suicide bereavement and coping: A descriptive and interpretative analysis of the coping process, Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, Volume 5, 2010, p526- - 535 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Furney, S & Hannigan, B., Attitudes to and Practice of Self-Care as it pertains to the Professional Practice of Counselling Psychologists in Ireland. , PSI 40th Annual Conference , Athlone, Ireland, November, 2010, 2010 Conference Paper, 2010 URL

Broughton, P., Stradling, P., Gormley, P., Fuller, R., Kinnear, N., O'Dolan, C., and Hannigan, B., , Unsafe High Speed: A comparison of drivers and powered two wheeled riders: implications for rider safety interventions, Accident Analysis and Prevention, 2009 Journal Article, 2009

McCutcheon, G., & Hannigan, B., , Exploring factors involved in children's disclosures. , PSI 39th Annual Conference , Wexford, Ireland, November, 2009, 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Fuller, R., Gormley, M., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., O'Dolan, C. and Hannigan, B., Impact of speed change on estimated journey time: Failure of drivers to appreciate relevance of initial speed., Accident Analysis & Prevention , 41, (1), 2009, p10-14 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Broughton, P., Stradling, P., Gormley, P., Fuller, R.. Kinnear, N., O'Dolan, C., and Hannigan, B.,, Unsafe High Speed: A comparison of drivers and powered two wheeled riders: implications for rider safety interventions, Journal of the Transportation Research Forum (JTRF), 2009 Journal Article, 2009

Broughton, P.S., Fuller, R, Stradling , S, Gormley, M., Kinnear, M.N., O'Dolan, C. Hannigan, B., Conditions for speeding behaviour: A comparison of car drivers and, Transportation Research Part F, Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, An International Journal, 12, (5), 2009, p417 - 427 Journal Article, 2009 URL

Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., O'Dolan, C., Fuller, R., Bates, H., Gormley, M. and Hannigan, B., Understanding Inappropriate High Speed: A Quantitative Analysis. Road Safety Research Report, London, Department for Transport., 2008, 93 Report, 2008

Fuller, R., Hannigan, B., Bates, H., Gormley, M., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N. and O'Dolan, C., Understanding Inappropriate High Speed: A Qualitative Analysis. Road Safety Research Report, London, Department for Transport., 2008, no. 94 Report, 2008

Gormley, M., Fuller, R., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., O'Dolan, C. & Hannigan, B., Interface between driver capability and task difficulty: influence of speeder type and accident culpability, International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology, Washington DC, August 31 - Sept 4th, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Fuller, R., Bates, H., Gormley, M., Hannigan, B., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N. and O'Dolan, C., The Conditions for Inappropriate High Speed: A Review of the Research Literature from 1995 to 2006. Road Safety Research Report, London, Department for Transport., 2008, no 92. Report, 2008

Understanding inappropriate high speed by motorcyclists: a qualitative analysis. in, editor(s)L.Dorn , Driver Behaviour and Training,, Aldershot, Ashgate Publishing Limited., 2007, [Hannigan, B., Fuller, R., Bates, H., Gormley, M., Stradling, S. Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., & O'Dolan, C.,] Book Chapter, 2007

Fuller, R., Bates, H., Gormley, M., Hannigan, B., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., & O'Dolan, C. , Inappropriate High Speed: Who does it and Why?, Behavioural Research Seminar in Road Safety , Behavioural Research Seminar in Road Safety Sixteenth Seminar, Bath, England, 3-5 April, 2006, Department for Transport, London., 2006, pp70 - 84 Conference Paper, 2006

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Gaffney, M., Hannigan, B.,, Suicide Bereavement and Coping: A Descriptive Analysis of the Coping Process., BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology, 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

McCaul, A.M., & Hannigan, B., Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction: An Exploratory Study., BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology, 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Murphy, A., Hannigan, B., McAuliffe, C., , An Investigation into Attitudes Towards Suicide and its Prevention Among Professionals, who work with Individuals at an Increased Risk of Suicidal Behaviour., BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology, 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

O'Keeffe, N., & Hannigan, B., An Exploration into the Attitudes to Short Term Therapy among Irish Therapists. , BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology, 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Beatty, S.A, Mangaoang, M.A., Hannigan, B., O'Mara, S.M., McDonough, M., Burke, T., & Lucey, J. , The effects of Electroconvulsive Therapy on the therapeutic alliance for Counselling Psychologists. , BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology, 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Byrne, G., & Hannigan, B.,, Examining The Effects of an 8-week Mindfulness Program on Cancer Patients' Quality of Life. , BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology, 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Sundlöv, E.B, & Hannigan, B., Factors influencing GP's in their decision to refer patients with mental health problems to a mental health professional: An exploratory study., BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology, 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Mathews. S., & Hannigan, B.,, Core Competencies in Counselling Psychology in Ireland: A qualitative audit., BPS/PSI Joint Conference of the Divisions of Counselling Psychology , 20-21 June, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Stradling, S., Gormley, M., Fuller, R., Hannigan, B., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., & O'Dolan, C., A typology of speeding drivers: extent of and motives for exceeding the speed limit, Behavioural Research Seminar in Road Safety, Seventeenth Seminar, DfT Behavioural Studies Seminar, Haslemere, May 2nd, Department for Transport, London, 2007 Conference Paper, 2007

Fuller, R., Bates, H., Gormley, M., Hannigan, B., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., & O'Dolan, C, Understanding inappropriate high speed: qualitative results from the HUSSAR project., Behavioural Research Seminar in Road Safety, Seventeenth Seminar, Haslemere, Department for Transport, 2007 Conference Paper, 2007

Hannigan, B., Fuller, R., Bates, H., Gormley, M., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N. and O'Dolan, C., Understanding Inappropriate High Speed by Motorcyclists: a Qualitative Analysis. , International Conference on Driver Behaviour & Training,, November, 12th -13th, 2007 Conference Paper, 2007

Murphy, A., Hannigan, B., McAuliffe, C., An Investigation into Attitudes Towards Suicide and its Prevention Among Professionals, who work with Individuals at an Increased Risk of Suicidal Behaviour, PSI Conference, 2007 Conference Paper, 2007

Fuller, R., Bates, H., Gormley, M., Hannigan, B., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N. and O'Dolan, C., Inappropriate high speed: who does it and why?, Behavioural Research in Road Safety , Behavioural Research in Road Safety 2006. Sixteenth seminar, 3-5 April, 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

Gaffney, M., & Hannigan, B., Suicide Bereavement and Coping: An exploratory study, Irish Association of Suicidology., 2005, 2005 Conference Paper, 2005

Hannigan, B., In the Aftermath of 911. What's Happening to You Now. The Trauma Response. Attitudes Towards Suicide and its Prevention Among Professionals, - Miscellaneous,

Research Expertise

Description

Broad research interests include; counselling psychology and the therapeutic process, including mixed methodology research on typically occurring presenting issues to counselling psychologists, evaluating therapeutic interventions, programme evaluation along with phenomenological experiences of both therapists and their clients. Specifically: therapist development and related topics across their career lifespan development from trainee/novice to master/senior practitioners. Issues relating to suicide prevention and postvention along with research inquiry into relevant issues of diversity and inclusive practice by psychologists.

Projects

  • Title
    • Renowned Master Therapist Academics: Personal Lives and Professional Mastery - A Life-story Approach
  • Summary
    • PhD Research Project explorng the synergy between the personal life story and professional career mastery and success of some world renowned master therapists.
  • Funding Agency
    • TCD Arts and Social Benefactions Fund
  • Date From
    • 2013
  • Title
    • Eating Disorders: Understanding the Process of Recovery
  • Summary
    • Ph.D. study conducted by Virginia Kielty Oberlin under co-supervision, with Prof. Ladislav Timulak & Prof. Barbara Hannigan
  • Funding Agency
    • Bodywhys
  • Date From
    • 2008
  • Date To
    • 2013
  • Title
    • Irish Defence Forces: Academic Course Review and Revision
  • Summary
    • Academic programme review, development and implementation to Hetac B.A. Level 7. Academic Subjects Reviewed and Revised: . Economics, . Politics & political science, . Irish Cultural, Heritage & Social Studies . Irish History. 2 additional courses developed: Cadet Empowerment Programme and The Generic Academic Course
  • Funding Agency
    • Irish Defence Forces Euro 43,000.00
  • Date From
    • 2005
  • Date To
    • 2008
  • Title
    • Hussar
  • Summary
    • €170,000 from UK Department for Transport to investigate ways to change attitudes towards speeding.
  • Funding Agency
    • Department for Transport, UK
  • Date From
    • Sept. 2006
  • Date To
    • June 2008
  • Title
    • Steering to Safety Project, Cooperation and Working Together (CAWT)
  • Summary
    • €22,000.00 For retrieval please search: www.cawt.com
  • Funding Agency
    • CAWT< Steering to safety project,
  • Date From
    • July 2005
  • Date To
    • 2006
  • Title
    • A National Survey of Traumatised Irish Children
  • Summary
    • Research Associate. Rogers, A. et al. A collaborative project between Harvard University and Trinity College Dublin
  • Date To
    • 1998

Keywords

Health, Clinical and Counselling; POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS; POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER; PSYCHOLOGICAL; PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDER; PSYCHOLOGICAL DISTRESS; PSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECTS; PSYCHOLOGICAL STRESS; PSYCHOLOGY; Psychology of Driving; Psychology of women and perspectives on personhood; PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY; PSYCHOSIS; PSYCHOSIS, SCHIZOPHRENIA; PSYCHOTHERAPY; PUBLIC HEALTH; SEXUAL ABUSE; SEXUAL BEHAVIOR; SUICIDE; SUICIDE RATES; TRAUMA

Recognition

Representations

Assistant Professor, Clinical and Research Supervisor & Placement Coordinator, Doctorate in Counselling Psychology, TCD. Lecturer Postgraduate Diploma & M.Sc. in Clinical Supervision (Psychology) School of Psychology, TCD Ethics Committee member, School of Psychology, TCD. Lecturer and Ethics Committee member to M.Ed. in Educational Guidance & Counselling, School of Education, TCD.

Awards and Honours

DCOP Annual Conference prize for best research presentation, supervisor 2013

Allen Burke Memorial Prize for best D. Couns. Psych. research

Nomination: Provosts Teaching Award for excellence in teaching 2012 - 2013

Nomination: Provosts Teaching Award for excellence in teaching 2011 - 2012

Memberships

Psychological Society of Ireland, full member. PSI Division of Counselling Psychology, full member


Last updated 4 June 2015 School of Psychology (Email).