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Dr Miguel A Fullana  PhD
Honorary lecturer

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Institute of Psychiatry
Box  P069
De Crespigny Park
United Kingdom, SE5 8AF

location 7th floor
Main Wing
departmentsPsychological Medicine
alsoCognitive Neuropsychiatry


- Psychologist and researcher. "Hospital del Mar" University Hospital, Barcelona.
- Associate Lecturer. Department of Psychiatry
Autonomous University of Barcelona.


- Marie Curie post-doctoral Research Fellow. King´s College Institute of Psychiatry. London


•Master in Affective Neuroscience.
Maastricht and Florence Universities

•Ph.D. in Psychology. Autonomous University of Barcelona

•European Certificate in Anxiety and Mood Disorders
Maastricht University.

•Master in Behavioural Medicine (Clinical Psychology).
Autonomous University of Barcelona.

• D.E.A. (Diplome d’Etudes Approfondies).
Université Paris-X, France.

• Graduate in Psychology.
University of Balearic Islands.


- Pertusa, A., Frost, R., Fullana, M.A., Samuels, J., Steketee, G., Tolin, D., Saxena, S., Leckman, J. i Mataix-Cols, D. (2010). Refining the boundaries of compulsive hoarding: a critical review. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 371-386.

- Fullana M.A., Vilagut, G., Rojas-Farreras, S., Mataix-Cols, D., de Graaf, R., Demyttenaere, K., Haro, J.M., de Girolamo, G., Lépine, J.P., Matschinger, H.i Alonso, J. (2009). Obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions in the general population: results from an epidemiological study in six European countries. Journal of Affective Disorders, 124, 291-299

- Taberner, J., Fullana, M.A., Caseras, X., Pertusa, A., Bados, A., van den Bree, M., Torrubia, R., Mataix-Cols, D. (2009). Are obsessive compulsive symptom dimensions familial in non-clinical individuals? Depression and Anxiety, 26, 902-908.

- Iervolino, A.C., Perroud, N., Fullana, M.A., Guipponi, M., Cherkas, L., Collier, D., Mataix-Cols, D. (2009). Prevalence and heritability of compulsive hoarding: a twin and genetic association study. American Journal of Psychiatry, 166, 1156-1161.

- Fullana, M.A., Mataix-Cols, D., Caspi, A., Harrington, H., Grisham, H., Moffitt, T.E., Poulton, R. (2009). Obsessions and compulsions in the community: Prevalence, interference, help-seeking, developmental stability and co-occurring psychiatric conditions. American Journal of Psychiatry, 166, 329-336.

- Pertusa, A., Fullana, M.A., Singh, S., Alonso, M.P., Menchon, J.M..i Mataix-Cols, D. (2008). Compulsive hoarding: a symptom of OCD, a distinct clinical syndrome, or both?. American Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 1289-1298.
- Jollant, F., Lawrence, N., Giampietro, V., Brammer, M., Fullana, M.A., Drapier, D., Courtet, P. i Phillips, M. (2008). Orbitofrontal cortex response to disaproval in males with histories of suicide attempts. American Journal of Psychiatry, 165, 740-748.

- Bornas, X., Llabres, J., Tortella-Feliu, M., Fullana, M.A., Montoya, P., Lopez, A., Noguera, M. & Gelabert, J.M. (2007). Vagally mediated heart rate variability and heart rate entropy as predictors of treatment outcome in flight phobia. Biological Psychology, 76, 188-195.

- Fullana, M.A., Tortella-Feliu, M., Taberner, J., Caseras, x., Taberner, J., Torrubia, R. i Mataix-Cols., D. (2007). Temporal Stability of Obsessive-Compulsive Symptom Dimensions in an Undergraduate Sample. A Prospective 2-Year Follow-Up Study. Behavior Modification, 31, 815-824.

- Tortella-Feliu, M., Fullana, M.A., Caseras, X., Andión,O., Torrubia, R. & Mataix-Cols, D. (2006). Spanish Version of the Savings Inventory-Revised: Adaptation, Psychometric Properties and Relationship to Personality Variables. Behavior Modification, 30, 693-712.

- Fullana, M.A., Caseras, X., Riba, J., Barbanoj, M.J., Aluja, A. & Torrubia, R. (2006). Sensitivity to punishment and fear-potentiated startle among undergraduates. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 60, 323-329.

- Caseras, X., Fullana, M.A., Riba, J., Barbanoj, M.J., Aluja, A. & Torrubia, R. (2006). Influence of individual differences in Behavioral Inhibition System and stimuli content (fear vs. disgust) on affective startle reflex modulation. Biological Psychology. 72, 251-256

- Bornas, X., Llabrés, J., Noguera, M., López, A., Barceló, F., Tortella-Feliu, M. & Fullana, M.A. (2005) Looking at the heart of low and high HRV fearful flyers: self-reported anxiety when confronting feared stimuli. Biological Psychology, 70, 182-187.

- Fullana, M.A., Tortella-Feliu, M., Caseras, X., Andión,O., Torrubia, R. & Mataix-Cols, D. (2005). Psychometric properties of the Obsessive-Compulsive Inventory-Revised in a non-clinical sample. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 19, 893-903.

- Fullana, M.A., Mataix-Cols, D., Trujillo, J.L., Caseras, X., Serrano, F., Alonso, P, Menchón, J.M., Vallejo, J. & Torrubia, R. (2004). Personality characteristics in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and sub-clinical obsessive-compulsive subjects. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 43, 347-348

- Fullana, M.A., Mataix-Cols, D., Caseras, X., Alonso, P, Menchón, J.M., Vallejo, J. & Torrubia, R. (2004). Relation of obsessive-compulsive symptom dimensions to normal personality traits. Psychiatry Research., 129, 21-27.

- Mataix-Cols, D., Fullana, M.A., Alonso, P, Menchón, J.M. & Vallejo, J. (2004). Convergent and discriminant validity of the Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale Symptom Checklist. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 73, 190-196.

- Bornas, X., Tortella-Feliu, M., Llabrés, J. & Fullana, M.A. (2001). Computer-assisted exposure treatment of flight phobia: a controlled study. Psychotherapy Research, 11, 259-273.

- Bornas, X., Fullana, M.A., Tortella-Feliu, M., Llabrés, J. & García de la Banda, G. (2001). Computer-assisted therapy in the treatment of flight phobia: a case report. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 8, 234-240

last updated: Wednesday, June 30, 2010