Emotional Processing Scale (EPS) - key references and further information

Key references:

Baker, R., Thomas, S., Thomas, P. and Owens, M., 2007. Development of an emotional processing scale. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 62, 167-178.

Baker, R., Thomas, S., Thomas, P., Gower, P., Santonastaso, M. and Whittlesea, A., 2010. The emotional processing scale: Scale refinement and abridgement (EPS-25). Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 68, 83-88.

Baker, R., Owens, M., Thomas, S., Whittlesea, A., Abbey, G., Gower, P., Tosunlar, L., Corrigan, E. and Thomas, P.W., 2012. Does CBT facilitate emotional processing? Behavioural Cognitive Psychotherapy, 40 (1), 19-37.

Baker, R., Holloway, J., Thomas, P., Thomas, S. and Owens, M., 2004. Emotional processing and panic. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 42, 1271-1287.

Baker, R., Gale, L., Abbey, G., Thomas, S., 2013. Emotional Processing Therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder. Counselling Psychology Quarterly, 26 (3-4)

Wilkins, C., Baker, R., Bick, D., Thomas, P., 2009. Emotional processing in childbirth: a predictor of postnatal depression? British Journal of Midwifery, 17 (3), 154-159.

Kwasniewska, A., Thomas, R., Baker., R., 2014. Are there cross-cultural differences in emotional processing and social problem-solving? Polish Psychological Bulletin, 45 (2), 205-210.

For more information:

(Theory) www.emotionalprocessing.org

(Assessment) www.emotionalprocessingscale.org

(Therapy) www.emotionalprocessingtherapy.org


Lead author of the Emotional Processing Scale Roger Baker discusses panic attacks in relation to emotional processing in this video, published by Bournemouth University.