Affiliation: Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit
Location: Adelaide, Australia
- The importance of resilience and stress to maintaining smoking abstinence and cessation: a qualitative study in Australia with people diagnosed with depressionGeorge Tsourtos
Discipline of Public Health, Flinders University, South Australia
Health Soc Care Community 19:299-306. 2011..The finding that external factors can interact with internal properties to build resilience in relation to stress and smoking is important for policy and practice...
- Additive and subtractive resilience strategies as enablers of biographical reinvention: a qualitative study of ex-smokers and never-smokersPaul Russell Ward
Flinders University, Discipline of Public Health, G P O Box 2100, Bedford Park, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Soc Sci Med 72:1140-8. 2011....
- Addressing Smoking in Supported Residential Facilities for People with Severe Mental Illness: Has Any Progress Been Achieved?Sharon Lawn
Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, P O Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016....
- Exploring the Potential for Family Carers to Support People With Mental Illness to Stop SmokingSharon Lawn
a Flinders Human Behavior and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
J Dual Diagn . 2016..This suggests also that mental health services and other health service providers could benefit from including family carers in their efforts to support smoking cessation for people with mental illness who smoke...
- Examining the use of metaphors to understand the experience of community treatment orders for patients and mental health workersSharon Lawn
Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Room 4 T306 Margaret Tobin Centre, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia, 5001, Australia
BMC Psychiatry 16:82. 2016..There is limited research that examines the complexity of CTOs and how patients on CTOs and workers administering CTOs make sense of their experiences...
- Mental health professionals' perspectives on the implementation of smoke-free policies in psychiatric units across EnglandSharon Lawn
Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Int J Soc Psychiatry 61:465-74. 2015..It explored implementation of smoke-free policies from the perspective of unit managers in 147 psychiatric units across England comprising a randomly selected sample of nine different unit types...
- A qualitative study examining the presence and consequences of moral framings in patients' and mental health workers' experiences of community treatment ordersSharon Lawn
Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Flinders Drive, Adelaide, 5042, Australia
BMC Psychiatry 15:274. 2015....
- Integration of primary health services: being put together does not mean they will work togetherSharon Lawn
Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, Margaret Tobin Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
BMC Res Notes 7:66. 2014..It discusses some of the early challenges involved with moving services together and reasons why collaborative and integrated working relationships to improve the clients' journey, may remain elusive...
- Achieving smoke-free mental health services: lessons from the past decade of implementation researchSharon Lawn
Department of Psychiatry, Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, Room 4T306, Margaret Tobin Centre, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, Australia
Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:4224-44. 2013....
- The mental health expert patient: findings from a pilot study of a generic chronic condition self-management programme for people with mental illnessSharon Lawn
Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Adelaide, Australia
Int J Soc Psychiatry 53:63-74. 2007..Less than optimal outcomes and escalating costs for chronic conditions including mental illness have prompted calls for innovative approaches to chronic illness management...
- Supporting self-management of chronic health conditions: common approachesSharon Lawn
Graduate Program in Chronic Condition Management and Self Management, Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, The Margaret Tobin Centre Room 4T306, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, SA, Australia
Patient Educ Couns 80:205-11. 2010....
- Psychiatric nurses' ethical stance on cigarette smoking by patients: determinants and dilemmas in their role in supporting cessationSharon Lawn
Division of Mental Health Flinders Medical Centre now known as Southern Adelaide Health Service, Flinders University of South Australia, South Australia, Australia
Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:111-8. 2006..The findings suggest that psychiatric nurses can be more effective in the primary care role of supporting patients' smoking cessation if they receive adequate institutional support to do so...
- Should psychiatric facilities be smoke free, and are we even asking the right questions?Sharon Lawn
Australas Psychiatry 15:246. 2007
- Implementing smoke-free policies in mental health inpatient units: learning from unsuccessful experienceJonathan Campion
Remote Area Mental Health Service, Northern Area Health Service, QLD, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 16:92-7. 2008....
- Tobacco control policies, social inequality and mental health populations: time for a comprehensive treatment responseSharon Lawn
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:353-6. 2008