Articles & Presentations


– Elliott, R., Watson, J., Timulak, L., & Sharbanee, J. (in press). Research on Humanistic-Experiential Psychotherapies. In M. Barkham, W. Lutz, & L Castonguay (eds.). Garfield & Bergin’s Handbook of Psychotherapy & Behavior Change (7th ed.). New York: Wiley. Click here for pdf file

– Elliott, R., & Macdonald, J. (2021). Relational dialogue in emotion-focused therapy. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 77(2), 414-428. DOI: 10.1002/jclp.23069. Click here for pdf file

– Smoliak, O., MacMartin, C., Le Couteur, A., Hepburn, A., Elliott, R., & Quinn-Nilas, C. (2021). Authority in therapeutic interaction: A conversation analytic study. Journal Marital & Family Therapy. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1111/jmft.12471 Click here for pdf file

– Almeida, S., Elliott, R., Silva, E.R., & Sales, C.M.D. (in press). Emotion-Focused Therapy for fear of cancer recurrence: A hospital-based exploratory outcome study. Psychotherapy. Click here for pdf file


– Elliott, Robert. In Search of the Kernel of Interpersonal Helping: Fifty Years as a Therapist-Researcher. Mary Kilborn Lecture, Strathclyde University, Glasgow, May 2022. Click here for pdf file
– Elliott, R., Shearer, J., Gray, K., Lu, H., Srisuwan, T., Watkins, H., Whitelaw, A. & O’Connor, C. (2021, June). Significant Relational Events in Emotion-Focused and Person-Centred Therapy for Social Anxiety: A Comprehensive Process Analysis Study. [Online paper presentation]. Society for Psychotherapy Research Conference, Heidelberg, Germany. Click here for pdf file