Sharon Lawn

Summary

Affiliation: Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit
Location: Adelaide, Australia
URL: http://www.flinders.edu.au/people/sharon.lawn

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The importance of resilience and stress to maintaining smoking abstinence and cessation: a qualitative study in Australia with people diagnosed with depression
    George Tsourtos
    Discipline of Public Health, Flinders University, South Australia
    Health Soc Care Community 19:299-306. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Additive and subtractive resilience strategies as enablers of biographical reinvention: a qualitative study of ex-smokers and never-smokers
    Paul 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
  3. pmc 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
  4. doi request reprint Exploring the Potential for Family Carers to Support People With Mental Illness to Stop Smoking
    Sharon 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
  5. pmc Examining the use of metaphors to understand the experience of community treatment orders for patients and mental health workers
    Sharon 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
  6. doi request reprint Mental health professionals' perspectives on the implementation of smoke-free policies in psychiatric units across England
    Sharon Lawn
    Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 61:465-74. 2015
  7. pmc A qualitative study examining the presence and consequences of moral framings in patients' and mental health workers' experiences of community treatment orders
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Flinders Drive, Adelaide, 5042, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 15:274. 2015
  8. pmc Integration of primary health services: being put together does not mean they will work together
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, Margaret Tobin Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    BMC Res Notes 7:66. 2014
  9. pmc Achieving smoke-free mental health services: lessons from the past decade of implementation research
    Sharon 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
  10. ncbi request reprint The mental health expert patient: findings from a pilot study of a generic chronic condition self-management programme for people with mental illness
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Adelaide, Australia
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 53:63-74. 2007

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint The importance of resilience and stress to maintaining smoking abstinence and cessation: a qualitative study in Australia with people diagnosed with depression
    George 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...
  2. doi request reprint Additive and subtractive resilience strategies as enablers of biographical reinvention: a qualitative study of ex-smokers and never-smokers
    Paul 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
    ....
  3. pmc 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
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Exploring the Potential for Family Carers to Support People With Mental Illness to Stop Smoking
    Sharon 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...
  5. pmc Examining the use of metaphors to understand the experience of community treatment orders for patients and mental health workers
    Sharon 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...
  6. doi request reprint Mental health professionals' perspectives on the implementation of smoke-free policies in psychiatric units across England
    Sharon 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...
  7. pmc A qualitative study examining the presence and consequences of moral framings in patients' and mental health workers' experiences of community treatment orders
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Flinders Drive, Adelaide, 5042, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 15:274. 2015
    ....
  8. pmc Integration of primary health services: being put together does not mean they will work together
    Sharon 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...
  9. pmc Achieving smoke-free mental health services: lessons from the past decade of implementation research
    Sharon 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
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The mental health expert patient: findings from a pilot study of a generic chronic condition self-management programme for people with mental illness
    Sharon 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...
  11. doi request reprint Supporting self-management of chronic health conditions: common approaches
    Sharon 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
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric nurses' ethical stance on cigarette smoking by patients: determinants and dilemmas in their role in supporting cessation
    Sharon 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Should psychiatric facilities be smoke free, and are we even asking the right questions?
    Sharon Lawn
    Australas Psychiatry 15:246. 2007
  14. doi request reprint Implementing smoke-free policies in mental health inpatient units: learning from unsuccessful experience
    Jonathan Campion
    Remote Area Mental Health Service, Northern Area Health Service, QLD, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 16:92-7. 2008
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Tobacco control policies, social inequality and mental health populations: time for a comprehensive treatment response
    Sharon Lawn
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:353-6. 2008