Scientia Professor Richard Bryant

Scientia Professor Richard Bryant

Scientia Professor Richard Bryant

Scientia Professor

B.A. (Hons.), University of Sydney, 1983 M.Clin. Psych., Macquarie University, 1986 Ph.D., Macquarie University, 1989

Contact details

Phone: (02) 9385 3640
Email: Scientia Professor Richard Bryant
Fax: (02) 9385 3641

Office: Mathews, Room 1106

Research Summary

Research Areas: Post-traumatic stress disorder and anxiety: assessment, mechanisms, and treatment. Refugee and indigenous research.  Neuroimaging and fMRI.  Experimental and clinical investigation of emotional memory, trauma, and dissociation. Clinical and experimental hypnosis. Autobiographical memory in clinical disorders.  Web-based interventions.


Recent publications:

Rodin R; Bonanno GA; Rahman N; Kouri NA; Bryant RA; Marmar CR; Brown AD, 2017, 'Expressive flexibility in combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder and depression', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 207, pp. 236 - 241,

Cheung J; Bryant RA, 2017, 'The impact of appraisals on intrusive memories', Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, vol. 54, pp. 108 - 111,

Schnyder U; Bryant RA; Ehlers A; Foa EB; Hasan A; Mwiti G; Kristensen CH; Neuner F; Oe M; Yule W, 2016, 'Culture-sensitive psychotraumatology', European Journal of Psychotraumatology, vol. 7,

O'Donnell ML; Alkemade N; Creamer M; McFarlane AC; Silove D; Bryant RA; Felmingham K; Steel Z; Forbes D, 2016, 'A longitudinal study of adjustment disorder after trauma exposure', American Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 173, pp. 1231 - 1238,

Dawson KS; Schafer A; Anjuri D; Ndogoni L; Musyoki C; Sijbrandij M; van Ommeren M; Bryant RA, 2016, 'Feasibility trial of a scalable psychological intervention for women affected by urban adversity and gender-based violence in Nairobi', BMC Psychiatry, vol. 16,

For a full list of all my publications and other articles, please view my UNSW Research Gateway profile.

Other Information

Selected Links:

Traumatic Stress Clinic

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