Michelle Cleary

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dealing with bullying in the workplace: toward zero tolerance
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Concord Centre for Mental Health, Concord Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 47:34-41. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint What is the role of e-technology in mental health services and psychiatric research?
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 46:42-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Demystifying research and evidence-based practice for consumers and carers: development and evaluation of an educational package
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:131-43. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Staff and patient perceptions of research in an integrated mental health service
    Michelle Cleary
    University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:341-58. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial treatments for people with co-occurring severe mental illness and substance misuse: systematic review
    Michelle Cleary
    Mental Health Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 65:238-58. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Fostering a culture of support in mental health settings: alternatives to traditional models of clinical supervision
    Michelle Cleary
    Sydney South West Area Health Service Eastern Zone, Rozelle Hospital, Rozelle, NSW, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:985-1000. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The patient's view of need and caregiving consequences: a cross-sectional study of inpatients with severe mental illness
    M Cleary
    Mental Health, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:506-14. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The quest to fund research: playing research lotto
    Michelle Cleary
    University of Sydney, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 14:323-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Carer participation in mental health service delivery
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Eastern Zone Area Mental Health Service, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:189-94. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The trials and tribulations of performing within the research arena
    M Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:247-9. 2006

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. doi request reprint Dealing with bullying in the workplace: toward zero tolerance
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Concord Centre for Mental Health, Concord Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 47:34-41. 2009
    ..The role of the leader/manager is crucial in developing a positive workplace culture that supports a high level of professionalism and a culture of zero tolerance toward bullying...
  2. ncbi request reprint What is the role of e-technology in mental health services and psychiatric research?
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 46:42-8. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Demystifying research and evidence-based practice for consumers and carers: development and evaluation of an educational package
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:131-43. 2008
    ..The findings provide evidence that workshop attendance increases knowledge and encourages participation in future research projects, particularly when participants have confidence in the researcher...
  4. ncbi request reprint Staff and patient perceptions of research in an integrated mental health service
    Michelle Cleary
    University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:341-58. 2007
    ..The findings support the notion that staff and patients hold similar views about research methods and influences...
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial treatments for people with co-occurring severe mental illness and substance misuse: systematic review
    Michelle Cleary
    Mental Health Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 65:238-58. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Fostering a culture of support in mental health settings: alternatives to traditional models of clinical supervision
    Michelle Cleary
    Sydney South West Area Health Service Eastern Zone, Rozelle Hospital, Rozelle, NSW, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:985-1000. 2006
    ..This we believe has the potential to promote professional behaviour, continuous learning and development, cohesive teamwork, and ultimately a change in culture regarding CS...
  7. ncbi request reprint The patient's view of need and caregiving consequences: a cross-sectional study of inpatients with severe mental illness
    M Cleary
    Mental Health, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:506-14. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The quest to fund research: playing research lotto
    Michelle Cleary
    University of Sydney, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 14:323-6. 2006
    ..To provide some direction for those interested in obtaining funding with the purpose of highlighting opportunities for beginner researchers in the health-care field...
  9. ncbi request reprint Carer participation in mental health service delivery
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Eastern Zone Area Mental Health Service, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:189-94. 2006
    ..The authors anticipate that this discussion will resonate with many clinical staff as well as carers themselves. Identifying barriers to carer participation opens the way to promoting collaboration and enhancing care...
  10. ncbi request reprint The trials and tribulations of performing within the research arena
    M Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:247-9. 2006
  11. doi request reprint The association between substance use and the needs of patients with psychiatric disorder, levels of anxiety, and caregiving burden
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 22:375-85. 2008
    ..Carers of patients who used substances also reported higher anxiety and more caregiving consequences. Very few patients were actively involved in treatment programs to reduce their substance use...
  12. ncbi request reprint Promoting dual diagnosis awareness in everyday clinical practice
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 46:43-9. 2008
    ..Setting expectations for everyday practice and ensuring that clients with a dual diagnosis receive the best care possible are important goals for the nursing profession...
  13. doi request reprint Conducting efficient literature searches
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Center for Mental Health Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 47:34-41. 2009
    ..This article provides an overview of these search steps...
  14. doi request reprint Delivering difficult news in psychiatric settings
    Michelle Cleary
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 17:315-21. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Locked inpatient units in modern mental health care: values and practice issues
    M Cleary
    Concord Hospital, Australia
    J Med Ethics 35:644-6. 2009
    ..Further patient/clinician focused enquiry is necessary to mitigate the negative and stigmatising effects of locked mental health units...
  16. doi request reprint Transition to psychiatric/mental health nursing programs: Expectations and practical considerations
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Concord Centre for Mental Health, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord, NSW 2139, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 18:265-73. 2009
    ..Consideration of these expectations should be reflected in the design and delivery of mental health nursing transition programs...
  17. doi request reprint Developing practice in mental health settings
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 19:45-52. 2010
    ..PD programmes that are effective are built into mainstream activities, considered core business, utilize existing resources to build sustainable and realistic improvements, take direction from practitioners, and incorporate client needs...
  18. doi request reprint Drug and alcohol education for consumer workers and caregivers: a pilot project assessing attitudes toward persons with mental illness and problematic substance use
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 23:104-10. 2009
    ..This study highlights the effectiveness of targeted workshops for caregivers and consumer workers and advocates that nurses take a more active role in educational projects involving stakeholders...
  19. doi request reprint Views of Australian mental health stakeholders on clients' problematic drug and alcohol use
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Health Service at Concord Centre for Mental Health, Concord Hospital, Hospital Road, Concord, NSW 2139, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:122-8. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to ascertain the views of a wide range of Australian mental health service providers on staff education and training, client contact and management, assessment, and treatment effectiveness and service delivery...
  20. doi request reprint A comparison of patient and staff satisfaction with services after relocating to a new purpose-built mental health facility
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 17:212-7. 2009
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  21. doi request reprint Evaluation of a transition to practice programme for mental health nursing
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 65:844-50. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a study assessing nurses' satisfaction with a 12-month transition to practice programme into mental health nursing and its impact on their perceived knowledge, confidence and self-concept...
  22. ncbi request reprint 'Consumer consultant': expanding the role of consumers in modern mental health services
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:29-34. 2006
    ..There is opportunity for greater sharing of expertise and skills among health professional staff and consumer consultants to enhance current work practices, increase workplace satisfaction, and achieve positive patient outcomes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Patient and carer perceptions of need and associations with care-giving burden in an integrated adult mental health service
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service Eastern Zone, Rozelle, NSW, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:208-14. 2006
    ..To identify patients' and carers' perceptions of need in inpatient and community settings and investigate the relationship between need and caregiver burden...
  24. pmc Psychosocial treatment programs for people with both severe mental illness and substance misuse
    M Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Health Service Eastern Zone, Rozelle Hospital, PO Box 1 Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 34:226-8. 2008
    ..Future trials of this quality will allow a more thorough assessment of the efficacy of psychosocial interventions for reducing substance use in this challenging population...
  25. ncbi request reprint Promoting a sustainable mental health nursing workforce: an evaluation of a transition mental health nursing programme
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 14:109-16. 2005
    ..The results are directing the ongoing development of clinical placements, clinical supports, education programmes and recruitment and retention initiatives for nurses within the Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service...
  26. ncbi request reprint What patients and carers want to know: an exploration of information and resource needs in adult mental health services
    Michelle Cleary
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:507-13. 2005
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  27. ncbi request reprint The cultural realities of clinical supervision in an acute inpatient mental health setting
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:489-505. 2005
    ..This study contributes to current discussions regarding the purpose of CS, the realities of its implementation, and its role relative to existing professional support opportunities...
  28. ncbi request reprint Apportioning our time and energy: oral presentation, poster, journal article or other?
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, University of Sydney, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 13:204-7. 2004
    ..It is anticipated that this discussion will be of interest to clinicians, managers and researchers when considering where best to present their work...
  29. ncbi request reprint The development, implementation, and evaluation of a clinical leadership program for mental health nurses
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, New South, Wales, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:827-42. 2005
    ..The self-directed nature of this program was found to be an effective way for clinical nurses to undertake continued professional development within the exigencies of clinical practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint The experience and views of mental health nurses regarding nursing care delivery in an integrated, inpatient setting
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service CSAMHS, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 14:72-7. 2005
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  31. ncbi request reprint Facilitating research within clinical settings: the development of a beginner's guide
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 14:202-8. 2005
    ..It is a strategy intended to encourage research and ongoing education and narrow the research-practice gap while placing minimum demand upon existing organizational infrastructure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Towards a healthier lifestyle for staff of a psychiatric hospital: description of a pilot programme
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service CSAMHS, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 14:32-6. 2005
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  33. ncbi request reprint The challenges of mental health care reform for contemporary mental health nursing practice: delivery of nursing care
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 12:213-22. 2003
    ..As such, findings of the study contribute to current discussions concerning acute inpatient mental health nursing practice...
  34. doi request reprint Identifying and addressing bullying in nursing
    Michelle Cleary
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 1797, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:331-5. 2010
    ..This review provides an overview of bullying, how this impacts on nursing staff, and ways to reduce bullying incidents to cultivate a more positive work environment...
  35. doi request reprint The Concord Centre for Mental Health's new 'phase of illness' model of care: are we on the right track?
    Michelle Cleary
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 18:246-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to provide an overview of a new 'phase of illness' model of care after relocation of Rozelle Hospital to the new purpose built Concord Centre for Mental Health and discuss its implementation and progress thus far...
  36. ncbi request reprint Self-directed learning and portfolio development for nurses: developing workbooks as a facilitative tool
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West, Eastern Zone Area, Mental Health Service, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 20:14-20. 2005
    ..This paper will argue that the proposed program has the potential to contribute to healthcare improvement by promoting skill development amongst staff and contributing to evidence-based practice...
  37. ncbi request reprint Experience, knowledge and attitudes of mental health staff regarding clients with a borderline personality disorder
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service CSAMHS, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 11:186-91. 2002
    ..Although many staff believed they were knowledgeable about and confident in managing these clients, most staff also indicated difficulties posed by these clients and perceived a need for further education and training in this area...
  38. doi request reprint Receiving difficult news. Views of patients in an inpatient setting
    Michelle Cleary
    Mental Health Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, and Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 48:40-8. 2010
    ..These results indicate the importance of communicating accurate and timely information to patients in an empathic and understanding manner...
  39. doi request reprint Views and experiences of mental health nurses working with undergraduate assistants in nursing in an acute mental health setting
    Michelle Cleary
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 21:184-90. 2012
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  40. doi request reprint Stigma in mental health: clients and professionals
    Jan Horsfall
    Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:450-5. 2010
    ..The way that mental health professionals work with patients can have an important effect on their recovery...
  41. ncbi request reprint The realities of mental health nursing in acute inpatient environments
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 13:53-60. 2004
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Continuing challenges for the mental health consumer workforce: a role for mental health nurses?
    Michelle Cleary
    Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 20:438-44. 2011
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Making evidence based practice a reality for mental health nursing
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Eastern Zone Area Mental Health Service, Rozelle, New South Wales
    Contemp Nurse 20:278-89. 2005
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Medical students' attitudes towards a career in psychiatry before and after viewing a promotional DVD
    Tasha Robertson
    University of Sydney Graduate Medical Program, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 17:311-7. 2009
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  45. doi request reprint Nurse-patient interaction in acute adult inpatient mental health units: a review and synthesis of qualitative studies
    Michelle Cleary
    University of Western Sydney, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 33:66-79. 2012
    ..Further quality research should focus on the conditions that enable the development of therapeutic interactional skills and the relationship of these skills to the nuanced context in which they are practiced...
  46. doi request reprint Psychosocial treatments for people with co-occurring severe mental illnesses and substance use disorders (dual diagnosis): a review of empirical evidence
    Jan Horsfall
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Health Service, Concord Centre for Mental Health, Concord Hospital, New South Wales 2139, Australia
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 17:24-34. 2009
    ..Interventions for substance reduction may need to be further developed and adapted for people with serious mental illnesses. Further quality trials in this area will contribute to the growing body of data of effective interventions...
  47. ncbi request reprint Challenging conventional practice: placing consumers at the centre of the research enterprise
    Jan Horsfall
    Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service Eastern Zone, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:1201-13. 2007
    ..These factors apply equally to carers and, arguably, staff. With sufficient motivation, commitment, and funds for the requisite time, all of these disadvantages could be overcome or at least minimized...
  48. ncbi request reprint Ethical practice guidelines: an evaluation
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 11:199-202. 2002
    ..Findings from this survey support the need to explore avenues to facilitate education, discussion and reflective practice in relation to ethical mental health nursing practice...
  49. pmc Transportability of tertiary qualifications and CPD: a continuing challenge for the global health workforce
    Deborah C Saltman
    Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology Sydney UTS, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 12:51. 2012
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  50. doi request reprint Ethical conduct in nurse education: creating safe staff-student boundaries
    Michelle Cleary
    Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 32:320-4. 2012
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  51. doi request reprint Valuing teamwork: Insights from newly-registered nurses working in specialist mental health services
    Michelle Cleary
    Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 20:454-9. 2011
    ..Therefore, it is important that efforts are made to facilitate team building and opportunities for teamwork when new graduates are transitioning into the mental health clinical practice environment...
  52. doi request reprint Establishing clinical supervision in acute mental health inpatient units: acknowledging the challenges
    Michelle Cleary
    Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:525-31. 2010
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Acute inpatient units in a comprehensive (integrated) mental health system: a review of the literature
    Jan Horsfall
    Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:273-8. 2010
    ..Further research is required to define nursing clinical priorities and philosophies to ensure a recovery focus in which care is aligned with that of consumer expectations and is consistent with other service providers...
  54. doi request reprint Delivering difficult news. Views of mental health staff in inpatient settings
    Michelle Cleary
    Mental Health Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, and Sydney West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 48:32-9. 2010
    ..In DDN, staff usually or always considered patients' level of insight/awareness, likely distress, diagnosis, and whether they would understand the consequences of the diagnosis...
  55. doi request reprint Seclusion and its context in acute inpatient psychiatric care
    Michelle Cleary
    Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Med Ethics 36:459-62. 2010
    ..It is hoped that this brief report will encourage further evidence-based discussion and research initiatives on this important ethical topic...
  56. doi request reprint Self-reported side effects in children and adolescents taking risperidone
    Simon Byrne
    Northern Sydney Central Coast Health, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 18:42-5. 2010
    ..We aimed to describe medication side effects in a cross-section of young people taking low-dose risperidone, using a self-report measure...
  57. ncbi request reprint Planning and facilitating workshops
    Jan Horsfall
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Contin Educ Nurs 39:511-6. 2008
    ..This article provides teaching tips on how to prepare for and conduct well-structured, quality workshops...
  58. ncbi request reprint Measuring outcomes in the workplace: the impact of an education program
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 11:269-75. 2002
    ..The findings suggest the workshops were beneficial to participants in many areas relevant to the measurement of outcomes. The recommendations made on the basis of this study are described...
  59. ncbi request reprint Handover in psychiatric settings: is change needed?
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, New South Wales, Australia
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 47:28-33. 2009
    ..This combination will ensure face-to-face interaction remains and perhaps decrease time spent unproductively. Further research is necessary to evaluate such a handover system...
  60. ncbi request reprint Educating mental health nurses in clinical settings: tackling the challenge
    Michelle Cleary
    Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sydney, Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service Eastern Zone, Rozelle NSW, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 21:153-7. 2006
  61. doi request reprint The views of mental health nurses on continuing professional development
    Michelle Cleary
    Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 20:3561-6. 2011
    ..To determine clinical mental health nurses' views and preferences about continuing professional development...
  62. ncbi request reprint Conducting mental health research: key steps, practicalities, and issues for the early career researcher
    Jan Horsfall
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service Eastern Zone, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:S1-20. 2007
  63. doi request reprint Turning mental health nursing problems into quality or research projects
    Michelle Cleary
    University of Western Sydney, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Sydney, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 32:228-33. 2011
    ..Conducting high quality research and quality initiatives will likely improve care and outcomes for mental health consumers as well as providing a reliable evidence-based foundation for further improvements...
  64. doi request reprint Developing partnerships in mental health to bridge the research-practitioner gap
    Jan Horsfall
    Research Unit, Concord Centre for Mental Health, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Hospital, and Discipline of Psychiatry, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 47:6-12. 2011
    ..Collaboration, as a key concept and practice, is investigated particularly in relation to community and consumer participation in mental health research...
  65. ncbi request reprint Consumer feedback on nursing care and discharge planning
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, New South Wales, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 42:269-77. 2003
    ..Consumers can best define the quality of the service they receive and surveys are considered to be good sources of information about nursing care and discharge planning...
  66. ncbi request reprint The challenges of mental health care reform for contemporary mental health nursing practice: relationships, power and control
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service CSAMHS, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 12:139-47. 2003
    ..The discussion reveals nurses negotiating relationships that are contradictory and challenging in ordinary and everyday ways within the exigencies of daily practice...
  67. doi request reprint Teaching and learning "on the run": ready-to-use toolkits in busy clinical settings
    Michelle Cleary
    Mental Health Nursing, Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Contin Educ Nurs 41:244-5. 2010
    ..These toolkits could include brief quizzes, crossword puzzles, vignettes, role-playing, storytelling, or reflective activities to engage students in context-specific, collaborative learning...
  68. doi request reprint A guide for mental health clinicians to develop and undertake benchmarking activities
    Michelle Cleary
    Research Unit, Sydney South West Area Mental Health Service, Concord Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 19:137-41. 2010
    ..There is a need to build the capacity of clinicians in relation to benchmarking...
  69. doi request reprint Side effects of second-generation antipsychotics: the experiences, views and monitoring practices of Australian child psychiatrists
    Garry Walter
    Discipline of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 16:253-62. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain the experiences, views and monitoring practices of Australian child psychiatrists regarding the metabolic and other side effects of second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs)...
  70. doi request reprint Psychiatry and the Hirsch h-index: The relationship between journal impact factors and accrued citations
    Glenn E Hunt
    University of Sydney, Concord Hospital, Australia
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:207-19. 2010
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  71. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement projects: finding a pathway through policies
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service CSAMHS, P O Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 11:121-7. 2002
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  72. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for presentations and publications
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service CSAMHS, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 12:158-9. 2003
    ..This research note provides protocols and a checklist that may be of interest and may be relevant for clinicians and researchers to review and appraise their work before oral or written presentation...
  73. doi request reprint Building community engagement in nursing
    Michelle Cleary
    Family and Community Health Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Contin Educ Nurs 41:344-5. 2010
    ..Such collaborative education activities can be mutually beneficial and stimulating, and when goals are aligned, valuable outcomes can be produced...
  74. ncbi request reprint Patient concerns about seclusion: developing a leaflet
    Jan Horsfall
    School of Nursing, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 24:575-85. 2003
    ..This initiative involves collaboration with consumer consultants to creatively develop effective solutions to some long-standing patient-identified problems associated with the experience of seclusion...
  75. ncbi request reprint Email etiquette: guidelines for mental health nurses
    Michelle Cleary
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 14:62-5. 2005
    ..It is hoped that the information and checklist provided in this paper will strike a chord with many, encouraging discussion and promoting appropriate use of this form of communication...
  76. ncbi request reprint An exploratory investigation into the nursing management of aggression in acute psychiatric settings
    J Delaney
    Central Sydney Area Mental Health Service (CSAMHS, Rozelle, New South Wales, Australia
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 8:77-84. 2001
    ..The development of support structures, formal preceptoring and supervisory arrangements and postincident supports were suggested as part of an overall strategy to support nurses working in acute inpatient settings...
  77. ncbi request reprint Mental health quality improvement: what about ethics?
    Jan Horsfall
    University of Western Sydney Macarthur, Division of Nursing, Faculty of Health, PO Box 555, Campbelltown, NSW 2560, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 11:40-6. 2002
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  78. ncbi request reprint Dehydration, cramping, and exertional rhabdomyolysis: a case report with suggestions for recovery
    Michelle Cleary
    Florida International University, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Miami, FL, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 16:244-59. 2007
    ..We present a case of severe dehydration, muscle cramping, and rhabdomyolysis in a high school football player followed by a suggested program for gradual return to play...