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Contact details +64 (09) 414 0800  ext. 43106

Dr Angela McNaught BA, BA(Hons)(First Class), PGDipClinPsych, PhD

Senior Lecturer

School of Psychology

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: xtn 43106
    Location: 3.23, Albany Library Building
    Campus: Albany Village

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts - Otago University (1991)
  • Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) - Massey University (1998)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology - Massey University (2003)
  • PhD - Massey University (2003)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Areas related to clinical and health psychology, particularly personality disorders, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, appearance medicine, social anxiety disorder, clinical competency issues, ethics in clinical practice, and technology uses in therapy.

Thematics

Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology (170106): Psychology (170100): Psychology And Cognitive Sciences (170000)

Research Outputs

Journal

Miller nee Johnston, E., & Mcnaught, A. (2016). Exploring Decision Making Around Therapist Self-Disclosure in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Australian Psychologist.
[Journal article]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, A., & Spicer, J. (2000). Theoretical perspectives on suicide in gay men with AIDS. Social Science and Medicine. 51(1), 65-72
[Journal article]Authored by: McNaught, A.

Book

Gardner, D., Hopner, ., McNaught, ., Nelson, NRP., & Chamberlain, K. (2015). Processes to support psychological well-being in deployed personnel. In . Powles, . Partow, & . Nelson (Eds.) United Nations Peacekeeping Challenge: The Importance of the Integrated Approach. (pp. 131 - 148). Farnham, England: Ashgate
[Chapter]Authored by: Chamberlain, K., Gardner, D., Hopner, V., McNaught, A., Nelson, N.Edited by: Nelson, N., Powles, A.
McNaught, A.(2010). A Death of One's Own: Understanding Dying Well for Patients Receiving Palliative Care. Germany: Lambert Academic Publishing
[Authored Book]Authored by: McNaught, A.

Thesis

McNaught, AJ. (2002). A death of one's own: Understanding dying well for patients receiving palliative care. (Doctoral Thesis, Massey University)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: McNaught, A.

Report

Gardner, D., Hopner, V., McNaught, AJ., Nelson, N., & Chamberlain, K.(2015). A process review of deployment and psychological wellbeing in the New Zealand Defence Force. Auckland, New Zealand: Massey University
[Technical Report]Authored by: Chamberlain, K., Gardner, D., Hopner, V., McNaught, A., Nelson, N.

Conference

McNaught, AJ.Conference Workshop: Integrating Technology Into Your Clinical Practice. . Washington DC, USA
[Conference Other]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., & van Kessel, K. (2017). New Zealand Psychologists' Use of and Attitudes Toward Technology in Clinical Practice. Poster session presented at the meeting of American Psychological Association Convention. Washington DC, USA
[Conference Poster]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ.Workshop: Using technology in your CBT practice. . Wellington, New Zealand
[Conference Other]Authored by: McNaught, A.
Miller, E., McNaught, AJ., Haarhoff, B., & Merrick, PL. (2016, October). A web-based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for clinical perfectionism: A pilot study. Presented at AnzaCBT Workshop and Conference. Wellington, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Haarhoff, B., McNaught, A., Merrick, P.
Van Kessel, K., & McNaught, AJ. (2016, June). New Zealand psychologists use of and attitudes towards cognitive behaviour therapy based technology in clinical practice. Presented at 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., & Johnson, E. (2016, June). A web-based cognitive behaviour therapy intervention for clinical perfectionism. Presented at 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., Haarhoff, B., & Hawkings, P. (2016, June). What happens to CBT skills after training ends?. Presented at 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Melbourne, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Haarhoff, B., McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2016, June). Body dysmorphic disorder and associated disorders. Presented at Plastic Surgery Nurses Symposium: 12th Annual Education Meeting for Plastic Surgical/Theatre Nurses & Patient Co-ordinators. Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, A., & Stenhouse, L."I tried to do the activity schedule but it just didn't work" - The secret to working with difficult clients. . Waipuna Hotel and Conference Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Other]Authored by: McNaught, A.
Johnston, E., & McNaught, AJ. (2015, October). Recommendations for the use of therapist self-disclosure in CBT. Presented at ANZACBT Conference 2015. Waipuna Hotel and Conference Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., & Johnston, E. (2015). Guidelines for using therapist self-disclosure in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. Poster session presented at the meeting of British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) 43rd Annual Conference. University of Warwick, Warwick, United Kingdom
[Conference Poster]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., & Howard, V. (2013, July). DBT Skills Use in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders in a Community Alcohol and Drug Service. Presented at 7th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Lima, Peru.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
Gardner, DH., Chamberlain, K., Hopner, V., McNaught, A., & Nelson, N. (2013). Processes to support psychological well-being in deployed personnel. , Pacific Army Chiefs Conference/Pacific Armies Management Seminar (PACC/PAMS),
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Chamberlain, K., Gardner, D., Hopner, V., McNaught, A., Nelson, N.
McNaught, AJ. (2013, July). Dialectical behaviour therapy skills use in the treatment of substance use disorders in a community alcohol and drug service. Presented at World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Lima, Peru.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, A. (2012, April). New Zealand Psychological Society. Presented at New Zealand Psychological Society and New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists Joint Conference: Tūtahitanga: Standing together as one. Wellington, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, A. (2012). Attitudinal changes following LapBand Surgery for obesity. In New Zealand Psychological Society and New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists Joint Conference: Tūtahitanga: Standing together as one: Programme and Abstracts(pp. 48 - 49). , New Zealand Psychological Society and New Zealand College of Clinical Psychologists Joint Conference: Tūtahitanga: Standing together as one New Zealand: New Zealand Psychological Society
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., & Howard, V.(2011, October 26). Pilot Study of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder and Substance Use Disorders in a Community Alcohol and Drug Setting. , Australian Association of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy National Conference
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: McNaught, A.
Howard, V., & McNaught, AJ. (2011, August). Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for Substance Use Disorders and Borderline Personality Disorder traits: A treatment intervention at Community Alcohol and Drug Services North. Presented at New Zealand Psychological Society Annual Conference. Queenstown.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., & Walter, S. (2011, August). Relationship between Dialectical Behaviour Therapy skills use and drug use behaviour in a substance use and borderline personality population. Presented at New Zealand Psychological Society Annual Conference. Queenstown.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ.Guest Judge for Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Presentation Competition at Aotearoa New Zealand Association for Cognitive Behavioural Therapies annual conference. . Massey University, Auckland
[Conference Other]Authored by: McNaught, A.

Other

McNaught, AJ. (2017, March). Workshop Presentation: Challenging Consultations: Personality Disorders.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2017, March). Workshop Presentation at Goodfellow Symposium: Using CBT in Primary Care.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., Arrol, B., & Codyre, D. (2017, March). Workshop delivered at Pharmac, Wellington, as part of Pharmac Seminar Series, entitled: Mental Health in Primary Care: Talk First, Prescribe Later.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2015, May). Challenging consultations: Personality disorders. In Goodfellow Mental Health Skills Update Day: Goodfellow Unit, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland: Mental Health Skills Update Day for General Practitioners.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., & van Kessel, K. (2015, August). Workshop delivered entitled: Using technology in clinical practice. In Workshop at the Centre for Psychology, Massey University, Albany Village, Auckland, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ., Howard, V., & Walter, S. (2011, October). Presentation to Waitemata District Health Board Community Alcohol and Drug (North) Dialectical Behavioural Therapy Team on the outcomes of research with their clients. In Waitemata District Health Board Community Alcohol and Drug Service Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Team and Service Management.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2011, February). Presentation to Clinical Psychologist Private Practitioner Group on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. In Ponsonby Clinical Psychologists.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2011, August). Presentation to Auckland Bariatric Psychologists Group on Weight Management - Review of Recent Findings. In Auckland Bariatric Psychologists Group.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2011, September). Presentation to Clinical Psychologist Private Practitioner Group on Weight Management - Review of Current Treatment Options. In Ponsonby Clinical Psychologists.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2010, April). Presentation to Clinical Psychologist Private Practitioner Group on Management of Stress and Burnout in Health Professionals. In Ponsonby Clinical Psychologists.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.
McNaught, AJ. (2009, February). Presentation to medical and nursing staff in a private surgical clinic on the role of a clinical psychologist in a bariatric surgery setting. In Bariatrics Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: McNaught, A.

Supervision and Teaching

Current Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • Ella Kroch - Doctor of Clinical Psychology
    Exploring the Effectiveness of Combined Ketamine and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Treatment Resistant Depression: A Pilot Case Series
  • Emma Johnston - Doctor of Clinical Psychology
    Web-based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Clinical Perfectionism
  • Pixie Armstrong-Barrington - Doctor of Clinical Psychology
    The Treatment Barriers for Maori with Social Anxiety: A Maori Perspective

CoSupervisor of:

  • Pornchanoke Tipgomut - PhD
    "Cutting edge: Consumers' attitudes towards ads portraying female models who have undergone cosmetic surgery."
  • Antonia Dodds - Doctor of Clinical Psychology
    Retirement villages in New Zealand

Completed Doctoral Supervision

CoSupervisor of:

  • 2016 - Sarah Marie Cluley - Doctor of Clinical Psychology
    Fathers of children with cancer: A narrative inquiry
  • 2015 - Freya Madeleine Lucy Smith - Doctor of Clinical Psychology
    The Impact of Aggression Replacement Training on Emotion Regulation and Aggressive Behaviour

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