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Sweet, D., Byng, R., Webber, M., Enki, D. G., Porter, I., Larsen, J., Huxley, P. & Pinfold, V. (2017) Personal well-being networks, social capital and severe mental illness: exploratory study. The British Journal of Psychiatry, DOI: 10.1192/bjp.bp.117.203950

Scantlebury, A., Fairhurst, C., Booth, A., McDaid, C., Moran, N., Parker, A., Payne, R., Scott, W., Torgerson, D., Webber, M. & Hewitt, C. (2017) Effectiveness of a training program for police officers who come into contact with people with mental health problems: A pragmatic randomised controlled trial. PLoS ONE, 12(9), e0184377

Webber, M. & Fendt-Newlin, M. (2017) A review of social participation interventions for people with mental health problems, Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 52 (4), 369-380

Sun, X., Liu, K. U. N., Webber, M. & Shi, L. (2017) Individual social capital and health-related quality of life among older rural Chinese. Ageing and Society, 37, (2), 221-242

Paton, F., Wright, K., Ayre, N., Dare, C., Johnson, S., Lloyd-Evans, B., Simpson, A., Webber, M. & Meader, N. (2016) Improving outcomes for people in mental health crisis: a rapid synthesis of the evidence for available models of care. Health Technology Assessment, 20, 3, 1-162.

Howarth, S., Morris, D., Newlin, M., & Webber, M. (2016) Health and social care interventions which promote social participation for adults with learning disabilities: A review, British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 44, (1), 3-15.

Webber, M., Reidy, H., Ansari, D., Stevens, M. & Morris, D. (2016) Developing and modelling complex social interventions: introducing the Connecting People Intervention, Research on Social Work Practice26 (1), 14-19

Santini, Z. I., Koyanagi, A., Tyrovolas, S., Haro, J. M., Fiori, K. L., Uwakwa, R., Thiyagarajan, J. A., Webber, M., Prince, M. & Prina, A. M. (2015) Social network typologies and mortality risk among older people in China, India, and Latin America: A 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based cohort study. Social Science & Medicine, 147, 134-143.

Newlin, M. & Webber, M. (2015) Effectiveness of knowledge translation of social interventions across economic boundaries: a systematic review, European Journal of Social Work, 18 (4), 543-568

Newlin, M., Webber, M., Morris, D. & Howarth, S. (2015) Social participation interventions for adults with mental health problems: A review and narrative synthesis, Social Work Research, 39 (3), 167-180

Pinfold, V., Sweet, D., Porter, I., Quinn, C., Byng, R., Griffiths, C., Billsborough, J., Enki, D.G., Chandler, R., Webber, M., Larsen, J., Carpenter, J. & Huxley, P. (2015) Improving community health networks for people with severe mental illness: a case study investigation, Health Services and Delivery Research, 3 (5)

Davies, P., Webber, M., & Briskman, J. (2015) Evaluation of a training programme for foster carers in an independent fostering agency, Practice: Social Work in Action, 27 (1), 35-49

Webber, M., Reidy, H., Ansari, D., Stevens, M. & Morris, D. (2015) Enhancing social networks: a qualitative study of health and social care practice in UK mental health services, Health and Social Care in the Community, 23 (2), 180-189

Webber M., Treacy S., Carr S., Clark M. & Parker G. (2014) L’efficacia dei personal budget per le persone con problemi di salute mentale: una revisione sistematica della letteratura internazionale, Autonomie Locali e Servizi Sociali, 2, 221-238

Webber, M., Hardy, M., Cauvain, S., Kääräinen, A., Satka, M., Yliruka, L. & Shaw, I. (2014) W(h)ither the academy? An exploration of the role of university social work in shaping the future of social work in Europe, European Journal of Social Work, 17 (5), 627-640

Henderson, R.C., Corker, E., Hamilton, S., Williams, P., Pinfold, V., Rose, D., Webber, M., Evans-Lacko, S. & Thornicroft, G. (2014) Viewpoint survey of mental health service users’ experiences of discrimination in England 2008-12, Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 49 (10), 1599-1608

Zoppei, S., Lasalvia, A., Bonetto, C., van Bortel, T., Nyqvist, F., Webber, M., Aromaa, E., van Weeghel, J., Lanfredi, M., Harangozó, J., Wahlbeck, K. & Thornicroft, G. (2014) Social capital and reported discrimination among people with depression in 15 European countries, Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 49 (10), 1589-1598

Henderson, C., O’Hara, S., Thornicroft, G. & Webber, M. (2014) Corporate social responsibility and mental health: The Premier League football Imagine Your Goals programme, International Review of Psychiatry, 26 (4), 460-466

A. Thiyagarajan, J., Prince, M. & Webber, M. (2014) Social support network typologies and health outcomes of older people in low and middle income countries – A 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study, International Review of Psychiatry, 26 (4), 476-485

Webber, M., Treacy, S., Carr, S., Clark, M. & Parker, G. (2014) The effectiveness of personal budgets for people with mental health problems: A systematic review, Journal of Mental Health, 23 (3), 146-155

Webber, M., Corker, E., Hamilton, S., Weeks, C., Pinfold, V., Rose, D., Thornicroft, G. & Henderson, C. (2014) Discrimination against people with severe mental health illness and their access to social capital: findings from the Viewpoint Survey, Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 23 (2), 155-165

Webber, M. (2014) From ethnography to randomised controlled trial: An innovative approach to developing complex social interventions. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work, 11 (1-2), 173-182

Webber, M. (2013) Developing advanced practitioners in mental health social work: pedagogical considerations. Social Work Education: The International Journal, 31 (7), 944-955

Robinson, K. & Webber, M. (2013) Models and effectiveness of service user and carer involvement in social work education: A literature review. British Journal of Social Work, 43 (5), 925-944.

Webber, M., McCree, C. & Angeli, P. (2013) Inter-agency joint protocols for safeguarding children in social care and adult mental health agencies: a cross-sectional survey of practitioner experiences. Child and Family Social Work, 18 (2) 149-158

Webber, M., Lynch, S. & Oluku, J. (2013) Enhancing student engagement in student experience surveys: A mixed methods study. Educational Research, 55 (1), 71-86

Webber, M. & Robinson, K. (2012) The meaningful involvement of service users and carers in advanced level post-qualifying social work education: A qualitative study. British Journal of Social Work, 42 (7), 1256-1274

van der Gaag, M.,Appelhof, G.J. & Webber, M. (2012) Ambiguities in responses to the Position Generator. Sociologia e Politiche Sociali, 15 (2), 113-141

Huxley, P., Evans, S., Madge, S., Webber, M., Burchardt, T., McDaid, D. and Knapp, M. (2012) Development of a social inclusion index to capture subjective and objective life domains (Phase II): psychometric development study. NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme. Health Technology Assessment, 16 (1)

Webber, M. & Currin Salter, L. (2011) Gearing practitioners up for research: evaluation of a pilot online research training course for social workers. Research, Policy and Planning, 28 (3), 185-197

Bookle, M. & Webber, M. (2011) Ethnicity and access to an inner city home treatment service: a case-control study. Health and Social Care in the Community, 19 (3), 280-288

Webber, M., Huxley, P. & Harris, T. (2011) Social capital and the course of depression: six-month prospective cohort study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 129 (1-2), 149-157

Dutt, K. & Webber, M. (2010) Access to social capital and social support among South East Asian women with severe mental health problems: a cross-sectional survey. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 56 (6), 593-605

Kingsford, R. & Webber, M. (2010) Social deprivation and the outcomes of crisis resolution and home treatment for people with mental health problems: an historical cohort study. Health and Social Care in the Community, 18 (5), 456-464

Webber, M., Currin, L., Groves, N., Hay, D. & Fernando, N. (2010) Social workers can e-learn: evaluation of a pilot post-qualifying e-learning course in research methods and critical appraisal skills for social workers. Social Work Education, 29 (1), 48-66

Bhugra, D., Gupta, S., Smyth, G. & Webber, M. (2010) Through the prism darkly: how do others see psychiatrists? Australasian Psychiatry, 18 (1), 7-11

Nathan, J. & Webber, M. (2010) Mental health social work and the bureau-medicalisation of mental health care: Identity in a changing world. Journal of Social Work Practice, 24 (1), 15-28

Furminger, E. & Webber, M. (2009) The effect of crisis resolution and home treatment on assessments under the Mental Health Act 1983. An increased workload for Approved Social Workers?, British Journal of Social Work, 39 (5), 901-917

Briddon, J., Baguley, C. & Webber, M. (2008) The ABC-E Model of Emotion: a bio-psychosocial model for primary mental health care, Journal of Mental Health Training, Education and Practice, 3 (1), 12-21

Slack, K. & Webber, M. (2008) Do we care? Adult mental health professionals’ attitudes towards supporting service users’ children, Child & Family Social Work, 13 (1), 72-79

Webber, M. & Huxley, P. (2007) Measuring access to social capital: The validity and reliability of the Resource Generator-UK and its association with common mental disorder, Social Science and Medicine, 65 (3), 481-492

Evans, S., Huxley, P., Gately, C., Webber, M. et al (2006) Mental health, burnout and job satisfaction among mental health social workers in England and Wales, British Journal of Psychiatry, 188 (1), 75-80

Huxley, P., Evans, S., Webber, M. et al (2005) Staff shortages in the mental health workforce: the case of the disappearing approved social worker, Health and Social Care in the Community, 13 (6), 504-513

Evans, S., Huxley, P., Webber, M. et al (2005) The impact of ‘statutory duties’ on mental health social workers in the UK, Health and Social Care in the Community, 13 (2), 145-154

Huxley, P., Evans, S., Gately, C., Webber, M. et al (2005) Stress and pressures in mental health social work: The worker speaks, British Journal of Social Work, 35 (7), 1063-1079

Webber, M. & Huxley, P. (2004) Social exclusion and risk of emergency compulsory admission. A case-control study, Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 39 (12), 1000-9

Books

Webber, M. (2015) (ed.) Applying Research Evidence in Social Work Practice, London, Palgrave

Webber, M. (2011) Evidence-Based Policy and Practice in Mental Health Social Work, 2nd edition, Exeter, Learning Matters

Webber, M. & Nathan, J. (eds.) (2010) Reflective Practice in Mental Health. Advanced Psychosocial Practice with Children, Adolescents and Adults, London, Jessica Kingsley

Webber, M. (2008) Evidence-Based Policy and Practice in Mental Health Social Work, Exeter, Learning Matters

Book chapters

Webber, M. & Carr, S. (2015) ‘Applying research evidence in social work practice: seeing beyond paradigms’ in Webber, M. (ed.) Applying Research Evidence in Social Work Practice, London, Palgrave, 3-21

Webber, M. (2015) ‘Increasing the synergy between research and practice in social work’ in Webber, M. (ed.) Applying Research Evidence in Social Work Practice, London, Palgrave, 219-229

Webber, M. & Nathan, J. (2012) ‘Social policy and mental health social work’ in Davies, M. (ed.) Social Work with Adults: From Policy to Practice,London, Palgrave Macmillan, 94-107

Bhugra, D., Gupta, S., Smyth, G. & Webber, M. (2010) ‘Stakeholders’ expectations of psychiatric professionalism’ in Bhugra, D., Malik, A. & Ikkos, G. (eds.) Psychiatry’s Contract with Society: Concepts, Controversies and Consequences, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 59-71

Webber, M. (2010) ‘Helping women with depression to access social capital: A role for social workers’ in Sekar, A, Rajaram, P., Shekhar, R. & Mubarak, A.R. (eds.) Women and Mental Health, Bangalore, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, 19-27

Webber, M. (2010) ‘Introduction’ in Webber, M. & Nathan, J. (eds.) Reflective Practice in Mental Health. Advanced Psychosocial Practice with Children, Adolescents and Adults, London, Jessica Kingsley, 19-26

Webber, M. & Nathan, J. (2010) ‘Challenges and opportunities for psychosocial practice in mental health’ in Webber, M. & Nathan, J. (eds.) Reflective Practice in Mental Health. Advanced Psychosocial Practice with Children, Adolescents and Adults, London, Jessica Kingsley, 253-261

Webber, M. (2010) ‘The evidence-base for psychosocial practice’ in Webber, M. & Nathan, J. (eds.) Reflective Practice in Mental Health. Advanced Psychosocial Practice with Children, Adolescents and Adults, London, Jessica Kingsley, 100-118

Huxley, P., Sheppard M & Webber, M. (2010) ‘Mental health’ inShaw, I., Briar-Lawson, B., Orme, J. & Ruckdeschel, R. (eds.) SAGE Handbook of Social Work Research, London, Sage Publications, 418-432

Webber, M. (2009) ‘Social capital and mental health’ in Reynolds, J., Muston, R., Heller, T., Leach, J., McCormick, M., Wallcraft, J. & Walsh, M. (eds.) Mental Health Still Matters.Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan, 179-183

van der Gaag, M. & Webber, M. (2007) ‘Measurement of individual social capital: questions, instruments and measures’ in Kawachi, I., Subrumanian, S.V. & Kim, D. (eds.) Social Capital and Health, New York, Springer-Verlag, 29-49

Webber, M. (2005) ‘Social capital and mental health’ in Tew, J. (ed.) Social Perspectives in Mental Health. Developing Social Models to Understand and Work with Mental Distress.London, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 90-111

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