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Dr Quincy Wong

BPsych USyd, PhD/MClinPsych UNSW.

Associate Investigator

Contact Details

email : quincy.wong@mq.edu.au

External Address

Black Dog Institute,
Prince of Wales Hospital

Recent External Appointments

  • Associate Editorial Board, Behaviour Research and Therapy. (2016 - 2018)
  • Review Editor, Frontiers in Psychopathology. (2016 continuing)
  • Co-Editor of Special Issue, Biased Cognitions & Social Anxiety: Building a Global Framework for Integrating Cognitive, Behavioral, and Neural Processes, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. (2014)

External Memberships

  • Member, Golden Key International Honour Society
  • Member, Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (NSW)

Awards

  • The University of New South Wales Austra (2012), Wong, Q.J.J. Australian Psychological Society Excellent PhD in Psychology Award ($1000)
  • The University of New South Wales Austra (2011), Wong, Q.J.J. Australian Psychological Society College of Clinical Psychologists Student Prize

Recent Grants Awarded

  • Macquarie University Faculty of Human Sciences Open Access Journal Assistance Scheme (2016) "Development and validation of the Core Beliefs Questionnaire in a sample of individuals with social anxiety disorder" (Journal of Affective Disorders). Wong, Q.J.J. ($3,000)
  • Macquarie University Research Development Grants (2014 - 2015) "The role of oxytocin in modulating anxiety and social behaviour in neurodevelopmental and anxiety disorders." Porter, M.A., Tassabehji, M., Hocking, D., Wong, Q., Williams, M., Rapee, R., & Dissanayake, C. ($49,737)
  • Macquarie University Faculty of Human Sciences Open Access Journal Assistance Scheme (2014) "Validation of the self-beliefs related to social anxiety (SBSA) scale: A replication and extension" (Assessment). Wong, Q.J.J., & Rapee, R.M. ($1,668)
  • NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (2012 - 2015) "Cognitive factors in youth that increase vulnerability to social phobia." Wong, Q.J.J. ($294,892)

Selected Publications

Book Chapters

  • Chen, J., Crome, E., Cox, S., Byrow, Y., Kanai, Y., Johnstone, K., Balzan, R., Peters, L., Wong, Q., Baillie, A., & Hofmann, S. (In Press). Broadening the research areas on social anxiety disorder. In R. Menzies, M. Kyrios, & N. Kazantzis (Eds.), Innovations and Future Directions in the Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Samford Valley: Australian Academic Press.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Rapee, R.M. (2015). The developmental psychopathology of social anxiety and phobia in adolescents. In K. Ranta, A.M. La Greca, L.-J. Garcia-Lopez, & M. Marttunen (Eds.), Social Anxiety and Phobia in Adolescents: Development, Manifestation and Intervention Strategies (pp. 11-37). Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing.

Periodicals

  • Iverach, L., Rapee, R.M., Wong, Q.J.J., & Lowe, R. (2017). Maintenance of social anxiety in stuttering: A cognitive-behavioural perspective. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 26(2), 540-556. doi:10.1044/2016_AJSLP-16-0033
  • Wong, Q.J.J., Gregory, B., Gaston, J.E., Rapee, R.M., Wilson, J.K., & Abbott, M.J. (2017). Development and validation of the Core Beliefs Questionnaire in a sample of individuals with social anxiety disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 207, 121-127. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2016.09.020
  • Wong, Q.J.J. (2016). Anticipatory processing and post-event processing in social anxiety disorder: An update on the literature. Australian Psychologist, 51(2), 105-113. doi:10.1111/ap.12189
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Rapee, R.M. (2016). The aetiology and maintenance of social anxiety disorder: A synthesis of complimentary theoretical models and formulation of a new integrated model. Journal of Affective Disorders, 203, 84-100. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2016.05.069
  • Wong, Q.J.J., Gregory, B., & McLellan, L.F. (2016). A review of scales to measure social anxiety disorder in clinical and epidemiological studies. Current Psychiatry Reports, 18, 38. doi:10.1007/s11920-016-0677-2
  • Wong, Q.J.J., McEvoy, P.M., & Rapee, R.M. (2016). A comparison of repetitive negative thinking and post-event processing in the prediction of maladaptive social-evaluative beliefs: A short-term prospective study. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 38(2), 230-241. doi:10.1007/s10862-015-9506-x
  • Titchener, K., & Wong, Q.J.J. (2015). A weighty issue: Explaining the association between body mass index and appearance-based social anxiety. Eating Behaviors, 16, 13-16. doi:10.1016/j.eatbeh.2014.10.005
  • Wong, Q.J.J. (2015). Psychometric evaluation of the English version of the extended post-event processing questionnaire. Anxiety, Stress & Coping, 28(2), 215-225. doi:10.1080/10615806.2014.925546
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Miller, M. (2015). Broad spectrum psychiatric comorbidity is associated with better executive functioning in an inpatient sample of individuals with schizophrenia. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 60, 47-52. doi:10.1016/j.comppsych.2015.04.006
  • Heeren, A., Lange, W.-G., Philippot, P., & Wong, Q.J.J. (2014). Biased cognitions and social anxiety: Building a global framework for integrating cognitive, behavioral, and neural processes. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 538. doi:10.3389/fnhum.2014.00538
  • Heeren, A., Wong, Q.J.J., Ceschi, G., Moulds, M.L., & Philippot, P. (2014). Probing the structural validity of the self-beliefs in social anxiety scale (SBSA): Adaptation and validation in a French-speaking community sample. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 46(4), 506-513. doi:10.1037/a0035295
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2014). An examination of the measurement equivalence of the brief fear of negative evaluation scale across individuals who identify with an Asian ethnicity and individuals who identify with a European ethnicity. Assessment, 21(6), 713-722. doi:10.1177/1073191114528570
  • Wong, Q.J.J., Moulds, M.L., & Rapee, R.M. (2014). Validation of the self-beliefs related to social anxiety scale: A replication and extension. Assessment, 21(3), 300-311. doi:10.1177/1073191113485120
  • Maurage, P., de Timary, P., Moulds, M.L., Wong, Q.J.J., Collignon, M., Philippot, P., & Heeren, A. (2013). Maladaptive social self-beliefs in alcohol-dependence: A specific bias towards excessive high standards. PLoS ONE, 8(3), e58928. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058928
  • Wong, Q.J.J., Miller, M., Fiorito, A., & Ireland, J. (2013). A snapshot of cognitive functioning: Deriving a tool for the efficient assessment of cognition in schizophrenia and other chronic psychiatric disorders in a real-world inpatient setting. Psychiatry Research, 210(2), 375-380. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2013.07.006
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2012). Does rumination predict the strength of maladaptive self-beliefs characteristic of social anxiety over time? Cognitive Therapy and Research, 36(1), 94-102. doi:10.1007/s10608-010-9316-0
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2012). Processing mode during repetitive thinking in socially anxious individuals: Evidence for a maladaptive experiential mode. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 43(4), 1064-1073. doi:10.1016/j.jbtep.2012.05.002
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011). A new measure of the maladaptive self-beliefs in social anxiety: Psychometric properties in a non-clinical sample. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 33(2), 273-284. doi:10.1007/s10862-010-9208-3
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011). The relationship between the maladaptive self-beliefs characteristic of social anxiety and avoidance. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 42(2), 171-178. doi:10.1016/j.jbtep.2010.11.004
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011). Impact of anticipatory processing versus distraction on multiple indices of anxiety in socially anxious individuals. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 49(10), 700-706. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2011.07.007

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Gregory, B., Wong, Q.J.J., Marker, C.D., & Peters, L. (2016, September). Self-related beliefs in the treatment of social anxiety disorder. Poster session presented at the 46th European Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies (EACBT) Congress, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • Crome, E., Baillie, A., & Wong, Q.J.J. (2016, June). Barriers and facilitators of treatment for social anxiety disorder. Paper presented at the 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Melbourne.
  • Gregory, B., Wong, Q.J.J., Mercanti, C., & Peters, L. (2016, June). Anticipatory processing, self-focused attention, and post-event processing for interactional and performance situations: Treatment response and relationships with symptom trajectories for individuals with social anxiety disorder. Paper presented at the 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Melbourne.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., Gregory, B., McLellan, L.F., Kangas, M., Abbott, M.J., Carpenter, L., McEvoy, P. M., Peters, L., & Rapee, R.M. (2016, June). Self-concept clarity, certainty, and social anxiety disorder: Treatment outcome. Paper presented at the 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Melbourne.
  • Hudson, J.L., Johnson, B.W., Broeren, S., McLellan, L., Wong, Q., Dodd, H., He, W., & Meng, D. (2014, September). Using magnetoencephalography (MEG) to examine neurological activation during emotion processin in anxious children. Paper presented at the Inter-University Neuroscience and Mental Health Conference, Sydney.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., Miller, M., Fiorito, A., & Ireland, J. (2013, October). A snapshot of cognitive functioning: Deriving a tool for the efficient assessment of cognition in schizophrenia and other chronic psychiatric disorders in a real-world inpatient setting. Paper presented at the Schizophrenia, Cognition, and Metacognitive Training Symposium at the 36th National Conference of the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (AACBT), Adelaide.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., Miller, M., Fiorito, A., & Ireland, J. (2012, July). A snapshot of cognitive functioning: Developing a brief cognitive assessment tool for schizophrenia. Presentation given at the Northern Sydney Local Health District Mental Health Drug & Alcohol Research Conference, Macquarie Hospital, Sydney.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011, October). The development of a measure of the three maladaptive self-belief types characteristic of social phobia. Poster session presented at the 34th National Conference of the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (AACBT), Sydney.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011, October). The relationship between ruminative thinking, maladaptive self-beliefs and avoidance in social anxiety. Paper presented at the 34th National Conference of the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (AACBT), Sydney.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011, October). It is about time: The effect of rumination on the maladaptive self-beliefs characteristic of social anxiety before and after a social-evaluative situation. Paper presented at the Recent Advances in the Examination of Ruminative Thinking Symposium at the 34th National Conference of the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (AACBT), Sydney.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011, July). The development and validation of a new measure of maladaptive self-beliefs related to social anxiety. Poster session presented at the 39th Annual Conference of the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP), Guildford, UK.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011, July). Do socially anxious individuals hold positive metacognitive beliefs about rumination? Paper presented at the Cognitive and Affective Processes in Psychological Disorder Symposium at the 39th Annual Conference of the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP), Guildford, UK.
  • Wong, Q.J.J., & Moulds, M.L. (2011, July). It is about time: The effect of rumination on the maladaptive self-beliefs characteristic of social anxiety before and after a social-evaluative situation. Paper presented at the New Developments in Anxiety Processes Symposium at the 39th Annual Conference of the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP), Guildford, UK.

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