Christina Bryant

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The relationship between attitudes to aging and physical and mental health in older adults
    Christina Bryant
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1674-83. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of anxiety in older adults: methodological issues and a review of the literature
    Christina Bryant
    School of Behavioural Science, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Affect Disord 109:233-50. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression and anxiety in medically unwell older adults: prevalence and short-term course
    Christina Bryant
    School of Behavioural Science, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:754-63. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The role of physical and psychological variables in predicting the outcome of hospitalization in very old adults
    Christina Bryant
    Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:146-51. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the impact of floods on the mental and physical health of older adults
    Bei Bei
    a Centre for Women s Mental Health, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aging Ment Health 17:992-1002. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Anxiety during the menopausal transition: a systematic review
    Christina Bryant
    Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne and Royal, Women s Hospital, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    J Affect Disord 139:141-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Validation of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire (DMQ) in older adults
    Kim Michelle Gilson
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Addict Behav 38:2196-202. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Exploring risky drinking and knowledge of safe drinking guidelines in older adults
    Kim Michelle Gilson
    1Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 49:1473-9. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-compassion weakens the association between hot flushes and night sweats and daily life functioning and depression
    Lydia Brown
    Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, Redmond Barry Building, University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia Electronic address
    Maturitas 78:298-303. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity in gynecological outpatients
    Fiona Judd
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:905-11. 2012

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The relationship between attitudes to aging and physical and mental health in older adults
    Christina Bryant
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1674-83. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the contribution of attitudes toward one's own aging to satisfaction with life and physical and mental health measured in a sample of community-dwelling older adults...
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of anxiety in older adults: methodological issues and a review of the literature
    Christina Bryant
    School of Behavioural Science, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Affect Disord 109:233-50. 2008
    ..This review provides a comprehensive overview of this literature and discusses some unresolved controversies in the field...
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression and anxiety in medically unwell older adults: prevalence and short-term course
    Christina Bryant
    School of Behavioural Science, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:754-63. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the prevalence and short-term course of depression and anxiety in a sample of hospitalized, medically unwell older adults, using both a symptom measure and a diagnostic instrument...
  4. doi request reprint The role of physical and psychological variables in predicting the outcome of hospitalization in very old adults
    Christina Bryant
    Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 53:146-51. 2011
    ..The findings also highlight some difficulties in the use of psychological measures in old-old populations, and the need for more research that recognizes the oldest old as a distinct group...
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the impact of floods on the mental and physical health of older adults
    Bei Bei
    a Centre for Women s Mental Health, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aging Ment Health 17:992-1002. 2013
    ..With a longitudinal prospective design, we examined the impact of floods on the mental and physical health of older adults and explored risk and protective factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Anxiety during the menopausal transition: a systematic review
    Christina Bryant
    Psychological Sciences, University of Melbourne and Royal, Women s Hospital, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    J Affect Disord 139:141-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine the evidence as to the relationship between menopause and anxiety, and between anxiety and hot flushes, one of the core symptoms of menopause...
  7. doi request reprint Validation of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire (DMQ) in older adults
    Kim Michelle Gilson
    Centre for Women s Mental Health, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Addict Behav 38:2196-202. 2013
    ..Social motives were consistently related to drinking behaviors and coping had a direct relationship to drinking problems. Overall, the study shows that the DMQ has promise as a measure for use with older adults...
  8. ncbi request reprint Exploring risky drinking and knowledge of safe drinking guidelines in older adults
    Kim Michelle Gilson
    1Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 49:1473-9. 2014
    ..Risky drinking criteria in older adults lack consistency across the literature. The variable definitions of risk have contributed in part, to widely differing prevalence estimates for risky drinking, ranging from 1% to 15%...
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-compassion weakens the association between hot flushes and night sweats and daily life functioning and depression
    Lydia Brown
    Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, Redmond Barry Building, University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia Electronic address
    Maturitas 78:298-303. 2014
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  10. doi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity in gynecological outpatients
    Fiona Judd
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:905-11. 2012
    ..To assess the prevalence of depression and anxiety in women presenting with gynecological symptoms, to determine how many women with these disorders were receiving treatment for them, and to investigate risk factors for these disorders...
  11. doi request reprint Consultation-liaison psychiatry in a maternity hospital
    Fiona Judd
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 18:120-4. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to describe referral patterns of maternity inpatients to the consultation-liaison psychiatry (CLP) service at a large women's hospital in metropolitan Melbourne, Australia...