Publications

Journal Articles and Books

Social Aspects of Ageing Across the Life Course

Biggs, S., Carr, A. (2016) Age friendliness, childhood and dementia: toward generationally intelligent environments. In Thibauld Moulaert and Suzanne Garon (Eds): Age-friendly cities and communities in international comparison. Geneva: Springer International.

Biggs, S., McGann, M. (2016) Retirement and Social Policy, In ( Ed Alpas, F) Encyclopedia of Gero-psychology. NY: Springer

Biggs, S., McGann, M., Bowman, D., Kimberley, H. (2016) ‘Work, health and the commodification of life’s time: reframing work–life balance and the promise of a long life’, Ageing and Society, doi: 10.1017/S0144686X16000404.

Bowman D., McGann, M., Biggs S., Kimberley, H. (2016) Rusty, invisible and threatening: ageing, capital and employability, Work, Employment & Society, DOI: 10.1177/0950017016645732

Dow, B., Joosten, M., Biggs, S., Kimberley, H. (2016) Age Encounters: Exploring Age and Intergenerational Perceptions, Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 14(2): 104-118, DOI: 10.1080/15350770.2016.1160731

Dow, B., Vrantsidis, F., Evans, C., O’Brien, M., Joosten, M. (accepted for publication August 2016) Elder abuse policy and practice in Australia, In (Ed  Mala Kapur Shankardass) Elder Abuse: International perspectives. Springer.

Gan, L., (2016) Population ageing as catalyst for social change - the case of cultural institutions - a literature review, International Gerontechnology Journal: http://journal.gerontechnology.org.tw/currentIssueContent.aspx?aid=337

Leadership for Ageing

Gahan, P., Harbridge, R., Healy, J., Williams, R. (2016) The Ageing Workforce: Policy Dilemmas and Choices, Australian Journal of Public Administration, DOI: 10.1111/1467-8500.12232

Healthy Ageing

Bennell, K., Ahamed, Y., Bryant, C., Hunt, M., Kenardy J., Forbes, A., Akram,  M., Harris, M., Metcalf, B., Egerton, T., Keefe, F. (2016) Physiotherapist-delivered pain coping skills training and exercise for knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial,  Arthritis Care and Research 68 (5), 590-602.

Bryant, C. (2016). Natural and premature menopause. How they affect psychological health. Medicine Today, 17 (5), 41-45.

Bryant, C. (in press). The Diagnosis of Anxiety Disorders in Older Adults. In (eds. Pachana, N. and Byrne, G.) Treatment of Anxiety Disorders in Older Adults, New York, Cambridge University Press.

Bryant, C.  (in press). Psychological Interventions for Older Adults, In (eds. Chiu, H. and Shulman, D.) Mental Health of the Elderly, New York, Springer. In series Mental Health and Illness Worldwide, ed. Sartorius, A.

Chan, W., Lautenschlager, N., Dow, B., Ma, S., Wong, C., Lam, L. (2016) Home-based exercise intervention for caregivers of persons with dementia: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 17(1) 460.

Cyarto, E., Dow, B., Vrantsidis, F., Meyer, C. (2012) Promoting healthy ageing: Development of the Healthy Ageing Quiz. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 30(4): 200-225.

Dow, B., Cyarto, E., Batchelor, F. (2016) Healthy ageing. In P. Liamputtong (Ed.), Public health: Local and global perspectives (pp. 281-299). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Dow, B., Malta, S. (In press, accepted for publication Nov 2016) People with Alzheimer’s disease and their spouse-caregivers: differences in perceptions of sexual satisfaction? (Commentary paper) International Psychogeriatrics.

Gilson, K., Bryant, C., Judd, F. (In press). Understanding older problem drinkers: the role of drinking to cope, Addicitive Behaviors http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2016.08.032

Haralambous, B., Dow, B., Goh, A., Pachana, N., Bryant, C., LoGiudice, D., Lin, X. (2016) Depression is not an illness. It’s up to you to make yourself happy. Perceptions of health professionals and community workers about older Chinese immigrants’ experiences of depression and anxiety. Australasian Journal of Ageing. DOI: 10.1111/ajag.12306

Huang, S., Griva, K., Bryant, C., Yap, P. (In press).  Non-use of Day Care Services for Dementia in Singapore - A Dilemma for Caregivers. International Psychogeriatrics.

Lin, X., Bryant, C., Boldero, J., Dow, B. (In press). Psychological well-being of older Chinese immigrants living in Australia: a comparison with older Caucasians. International Psychogeriatrics DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1041610216001010

Lin, X., Haralambous, B., Pachana, N., Bryant, C., Lo Giudice, D., Goh, A., Dow, B. (2016). Screening for depression and anxiety amongst older Chinese immigrants living in Western countries: the use of the Geriatric Depression Scale and the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory. Asia-Pacific Psychiatry, 8 (1), 32-43.

Lin, X., Bryant, C., Boldero, J., Dow, B. (2016). Psychological wellbeing of older Chinese immigrants living in Australia: a comparison with older Caucasians. International Psychogeriatrics, 28(10): 1671-1679.

Lin, X., Bryant, C., Boldero, J., Dow, B. (2016). Older people’s relationships with their adult children in multicultural Australia: a comparison of Australian-born people and Chinese immigrants. Ageing and Society, published on-line 8/2016.

Lin, X., Haralambous, B., Pachana, N., Bryant, C., LoGiudice, D., Goh, A., Dow, B. (2016) Screening for depression and anxiety among older Chinese immigrants living in Western countries: The use of the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) and the Geriatric Anxiety Inventory (GAI) Asia Pacific Psychiatry, 8 (1), 32-43.

Mastwyk, M., Dow, B., Ames, D., et al.,(2016) Why attend a memory clinic? What do patients and their families want and/or expect? Australasian Journal on Ageing. Published on-line 11/04/2016.

Meyer, C., Hill, K., Dow, B., Hill, S. (2016) The right way at the right time: Insights on the uptake of falls prevention strategies from people with dementia and their caregivers. Frontiers in Public Health, 4(244).

Mohlman, J., Bryant, C. (2016). Anxiety Disorders; chapter in Encyclopaedia of Aging (ed. Whitbourne, S.), New York, Wiley.

Unkenstein, A., Bei, B., Bryant, C. (In press) Enhancing memory self-efficacy during menopause through a group memory strategies. Menopause.

Unkenstein, A., Bryant, C., Judd, F., Ong. B., Kinsella, G., (In press). Understanding women’s experience of memory over the menopausal transition: subjective and objective memory in pre-, peri-, and postmenopausal women. Menopause, 23, e-pub ahead of print.

Technology and Ageing

Cyarto, E., Batchelor, F., Dow, B., Baker, S. (peer reviewed conference paper) Active Ageing with Avatars: A virtual exercise class for older adults. OzCHI 2016 Connected Futures.

Waycott, J., Davis, H., Vetere, F., Morgans, A., Ozanne, E., Pedell, S., Kulik, L. (2015) Ethics in Evaluating a Sociotechnical Intervention With Socially Isolated Older Adults. Qualitative Health Research, 25(11): 1518-1528. doi:10.1177/1049732315570136

Waycott, J., Vetere, F., Pedell, S., Morgans, A., Ozanne, E., Kulik, L. (2016) Not For Me: Older Adults Choosing Not to Participate in a Social Isolation Intervention. In Proc. of CHI 2016: ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. doi:10.1145/2858036.2858458

Demography and Ageing

Beaujot, R., McDonald, P. (2016). Comparative demography of Australia and Canada. Canadian Studies in Population, 43(1-2): 1-4.

Kendig, H., McDonald, P., Piggott, K. (eds.) (2016). Population Ageing and Australia’s Future. Canberra: ANU Press, 317p +xix.

Kendig, H., McDonald, P., Piggott, J. (2016). ‘A multidisciplinary approach to ageing’ In Kendig, H., McDonald, P., Piggott, J. (eds.). Population Ageing and Australia’s Future. Canberra: ANU Press, pp. 65-83.

McDonald, P. (2016). Demographic change in the Asian Century: implications for Australia and the region, Asia and the Pacific Policy Studies 3(2): 155-172.

McDonald, P., Beaujot, R. (eds.) (2016). Demographic Trends in Canada and Australia. Special Issue Dedicated to Graeme Hugo. Canadian Studies in Population. 43(1-2).

McDonald, P. (2016). ‘Ageing in Australia: Population changes and reponses’ In Kendig, H., McDonald, P., Piggott, J. (eds.). (2016) Population Ageing and Australia’s Future. Canberra: ANU Press, pp. 65-83.

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