Journal Articles

  1. Edwards, D. A systematic review of associations between interoception, vagal tone, and emotional regulation: Potential applications for mental health, wellbeing, psychological flexibility, and chronic conditions Frontiers in Psychology
  2. Griffiths, F., McSweeney, T., Edwards, D. Immediate effects and associations between interoceptive accuracy and range of motion after a HVLA thrust on the thoracolumbar junction: A randomised controlled trial Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies
  3. Shackleton, E., Toutt, C., Edwards, D. Psychological context effects of participant expectation on pain pressure thresholds as an adjunct to cervicothoracic HVLA thrust manipulation: A randomised controlled trial International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine
  4. Panagioti, M., Khan, K., Keers, R., Abuzour, A., Phipps, D., Kontopantelis, E., Bower, P., Campbell, S., Haneef, R., Avery, A., Ashcroft, D., Edwards, D. Prevalence, severity, and nature of preventable patient harm across medical care settings: systematic review and meta-analysis BMJ l4185
  5. Edwards, D., Rainey, E., Boukouvala, V., Wells, Y., Bennett, P., Tree, J., Kemp, A. Novel ACT-based eHealth psychoeducational intervention for students with mental distress: a study protocol for a mixed-methodology pilot trial BMJ Open 9 7 e029411
  6. Saracutu, M., Edwards, D., Davies, H., Rance, J. Protocol for a feasibility and acceptability study using a brief ACT-based intervention for people from Southwest Wales who live with persistent pain BMJ Open 8 11 e021866
  7. Cathcart, E., McSweeney, T., Johnston, R., Young, H., Edwards, D. Immediate biomechanical, systemic, and interoceptive effects of myofascial release on the thoracic spine: A randomised controlled trial Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies
  8. Edwards, D., Toutt, C. An evaluation of osteopathic treatment on psychological outcomes with patients suffering from chronic pain: A prospective observational cohort study collected through a health and well-being academy Health Psychology Open 5 1 205510291877468
  9. Edwards, D., Young, H., Johnston, R. The Immediate Effect of Therapeutic Touch and Deep Touch Pressure on Range of Motion, Interoceptive Accuracy and Heart Rate Variability: A Randomized Controlled Trial With Moderation Analysis Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience 12
  10. Whelan, G., Johnston, R., Millward, C., Edwards, D. The immediate effect of osteopathic cervical spine mobilization on median nerve mechanosensitivity: A triple-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies
  11. Saracutu, M., Rance, J., Davies, H., Edwards, D. The effects of osteopathic treatment on psychosocial factors in people with persistent pain: A systematic review International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine
  12. Edwards, D., McEnteggart, C., Barnes-Holmes, Y., Lowe, R., Evans, N., Vilardaga, R. The Impact of Mindfulness and Perspective-Taking on Implicit Associations Toward the Elderly: a Relational Frame Theory Account Mindfulness
  13. Edwards, D. Unsupervised categorization with a child sample: category cohesion development European Journal of Developmental Psychology 14 1 75 86
  14. Hoffman, Y., Perlman, A., Orr-Urtreger, B., Tzelgov, J., Pothos, E., Edwards, D. Unitization of route knowledge Psychological Research
  15. Edwards, D., Wood, R. Unsupervised categorization with individuals diagnosed as having moderate traumatic brain injury: Over-selective responding Brain Injury 1 5
  16. McCoss, C., Johnston, R., Edwards, D., Millward, C. Preliminary evidence of Regional Interdependent Inhibition, using a ‘Diaphragm Release’ to specifically induce an immediate hypoalgesic effect in the cervical spine Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies
  17. Osborne, L., Whittall, C., Edwards, D., Emanuel, R., Emery, S., Reed, P. Randomised control trial of a values-based motivational interview support to promote attendance at pelvic floor muscle training physiotherapy treatment Journal of Pelvic, Obstetric and Gynaecological Physiotherapy 119 38-46
  18. Osborne, L., Dixon, C., Edwards, D., Begum, R., Younis, A., Lucas, M., Reed, P., Reed, P., Edwards, D. A qualitative analysis of patients reasons for choosing neobladder or ileal conduit after cystectomy for bladder cancer Journal of Clinical Urology 9 5 340 345
  19. Chung, D., Archambault, D., Borgo, R., Edwards, D., Laramee, R., Chen, M., Laramee, B. How Ordered Is It? On the Perceptual Orderability of Visual Channels Computer Graphics Forum 35 3 131 140
  20. Perlman, A., Hoffman, Y., Tzelgov, J., Pothos, E., Edwards, D. The notion of contextual locking: Previously learnt items are not accessible as such when appearing in a less common context The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology 69 3 410 431
  21. Whittal,, C., Khan, Z., Edwards, D., Osborne, L., Emery, S., Reed, P., Edwards, D. A prospective observational study of the impact of patient values on compliance and outcomes for physiotherapy treatment for pelvic floor dysfunction. Neurology and Urodynamics, 32 (6), 663-664.
  22. Edwards, D., Pothos, E., Perlman, A., Edwards, D. Relational Vs. absolute representation in categorization. American Journal of Psychology. 125, 4, 481- 497.
  23. Perlman, A., Hahn, U., Edwards, D., Pothos, E. Further attempts to clarify the importance of category variability for categorisation Journal of Cognitive Psychology 24 2 203 220
  24. Edwards, D., Perlman, A., Reed, P. Unsupervised Categorization in a sample of children with autism spectrum disorders Research in Developmental Disabilities 33 4 1264 1269
  25. Pothos, E., Perlman, A., Bailey, T., Kurtz, K., Edwards, D., Hines, P., McDonnell, J. Measuring category intuitiveness in unconstrained categorization tasks Cognition 121 1 83 100
  26. Pothos, E., Edwards, D., Perlman, A. Supervised versus unsupervised categorization: Two sides of the same coin? The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology 64 9 1692 1713
  27. Blagrove, M., Henley-Einion, J., Barnett, A., Edwards, D., Seage, C. A replication of the 5–7day dream-lag effect with comparison of dreams to future events as control for baseline matching Consciousness and Cognition 20 2 384 391
  28. Perlman, A., Pothos, E., Edwards, D., Tzelgov, J. Task-relevant chunking in sequence learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance 36 3 649 661


  1. Edwards, D. Integrating behavioural and cognitive psychology: A modern categorization theoretical approach.

Book Chapters

  1. Edwards, D., Kaastra, L., Fisher, B., Chang, R., Chen, M. Cognitive Information Theories of Psychology and Applications with Visualization and HCI Through Crowdsourcing Platforms (Ed.), Evaluation in the Crowd. Crowdsourcing and Human-Centered Experiments 153 Springer International Publishing
  2. Edwards, D. Psychology of Health and Illness (Ed.), The textbook of Health and Social Care SAGE

Conference Contributions

  1. Edwards, D., , T. Systematic Review of Associations Between Interoception, Vagal Tone, and Emotional Regulation ICHP 2020: 22th International Conference on Health Psychology
  2. Edwards, D. Visualization Psychology IEEE VIS
  3. Edwards, D. The impact of osteopathy on co-morbid health psychological outcomes associated with pain BPS Division of Health Psychology Annual Conference
  4. Edwards, D. 'A Mindful ACT’- the Development of a Psychosocial Intervention for People with Persistent Pain and Psychological Comorbidities Scientific Program Committee for the 17th World Congress on Pain. IASP. Boston, USA PTH553 4797 4798
  5. Edwards, D. Health professionals students’ knowledge, beliefs and behaviours toward public health issues in Saudi Arabia International Diabetes Federation’s Annual Congress. Abu Dhabi, UAE.
  6. Edwards, D. A qualitative study to inform the development of a novel psychosocial intervention to accompany osteopathic treatment for persistent pain. BPS Division of Health Psychology Section Annual Conference. Cardiff.
  7. Edwards, D. (2016). Association of cooperation with mindfulness and age through a prisoner’s dilemma task proceedings of the BPS Social Psychology Section Annual Conference
  8. Edwards, D. Unsupervised categorization with a child sample: category cohesion development BPS. Developmental Section and Social Section Annual. Manchester.
  9. Edwards, D. Effects of mindfulness and perspective-taking on implicit attitudes towards the elderly; an RFT perspective BPS Social Psychology Section Annual Conference
  10. Edwards, D. Investigating the difference between GP’s and osteopath’s beliefs of contraindication for using manual therapy as part of complementary treatment for cancer. ICOAR, Brazil.
  11. Edwards, D. Unsupervised Categorization in a TBI population. BPS Joint Cognitive Section and Developmental Section Conference
  12. Edwards, D. A qualitative analysis of patient reasons for choosing neobladder or ileal conduit following radical cystectomy for bladder cancer In Proceedings of the Spring Welsh Urological Society Meeting. Llandudno.
  13. Edwards, D. Unsupervised categorization in individuals with autistic spectrum disorders. n proceedings of the 28th Anniversary BPS Cognitive Section Conference. keel.
  14. Pothos, E., Edwards, D., Gureckis, T., Hines, P., Chater, N., Edwards, D. Modeling category intuitiveness Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society

Other Research Outputs

  1. Edwards, D., Curry, D. The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Wales. Policy Brief
  2. Edwards, D. Osteopathy can be used to treat mental health issues related to back pain – new study The Conversation