Sharon Lawn

Summary

Affiliation: South Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Observation of the extent of smoking in a mental health inpatient facility with a smoke-free policy
    Paula Wye
    University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, New South Wales NSW 2308, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:94. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Chronic condition self-management: expectations of responsibility
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 84:e5-8. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Factors associated with success of smoke-free initiatives in Australian psychiatric inpatient units
    Sharon Lawn
    Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Room 4T306, Margaret Tobin Centre, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Psychiatr Serv 61:300-5. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Top tips for embedding chronic condition self-management support into practice
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders University, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 16:334-43. 2010
  5. doi request reprint 'I just saw it as something that would pull you down, rather than lift you up': resilience in never-smokers with mental illness
    Sharon Lawn
    Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Health Educ Res 26:26-38. 2011
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint Is resilience relevant to smoking abstinence for Indigenous Australians?
    George Tsourtos
    Discipline of Public Health, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Health Promot Int 30:64-76. 2015
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications31

  1. pmc Observation of the extent of smoking in a mental health inpatient facility with a smoke-free policy
    Paula Wye
    University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, New South Wales NSW 2308, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:94. 2014
    ..The aims of this study are to describe the extent of smoking and the provision of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) to patients in a mental health facility with a smoke-free policy...
  2. doi request reprint Chronic condition self-management: expectations of responsibility
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 84:e5-8. 2011
    ..It therefore warrants further examination...
  3. doi request reprint Factors associated with success of smoke-free initiatives in Australian psychiatric inpatient units
    Sharon Lawn
    Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Room 4T306, Margaret Tobin Centre, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Psychiatr Serv 61:300-5. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Top tips for embedding chronic condition self-management support into practice
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders University, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 16:334-43. 2010
    ..Current imperatives to develop service models responsive to the growing demands of chronic conditions on health systems suggest that reflection on core change principles is warranted...
  5. doi request reprint 'I just saw it as something that would pull you down, rather than lift you up': resilience in never-smokers with mental illness
    Sharon Lawn
    Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Health Educ Res 26:26-38. 2011
    ..Understanding resilience holds potential lessons for health promotion and primary health care professionals supporting the prevention of smoking uptake and supporting smoking cessation by at risk groups...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Is resilience relevant to smoking abstinence for Indigenous Australians?
    George Tsourtos
    Discipline of Public Health, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia
    Health Promot Int 30:64-76. 2015
    ....
  8. 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
    ....
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking in psychiatric settings: occupational health, safety, welfare and legal concerns
    Sharon Lawn
    Division of Mental Health Finders Medical Centre, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:886-91. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to raise awareness of this significant health and legal issue and to inform policy and practice change...
  12. ncbi request reprint Smoking bans in psychiatric inpatient settings? A review of the research
    Sharon Lawn
    Division of Mental Health Finders Medical Centre, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:866-85. 2005
    ..The main aim is to identify which processes contribute to successful implementation of smoking bans and which processes create problems for implementation in these settings...
  13. 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
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  14. doi request reprint Barriers and enablers to good communication and information-sharing practices in care planning for chronic condition management
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Margaret Tobin Centre, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 21:84-9. 2015
    ..To assist in meeting these aims, we make several recommendations. ..
  15. 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
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  16. ncbi request reprint Measuring chronic condition self-management in an Australian community: factor structure of the revised Partners in Health (PIH) scale
    David Smith
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA, 2001, Australia
    Qual Life Res . 2016
    ..To evaluate the factor structure of the revised Partners in Health (PIH) scale for measuring chronic condition self-management in a representative sample from the Australian community...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint Type of unit and population served matters when implementing a smoke-free policy in mental health settings: Perceptions of unit managers across England
    Sara Zabeen
    Flinders University, Australia
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 61:700-10. 2015
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  19. pmc Empowerment, patient centred care and self-management
    Mariastella Pulvirenti
    Lecturer, Discipline of Public Health, School of Medicine, Flinders University, Adelaide, SAAssociate Professor in Ethics, Law and Professionalism, School of Medicine, Flinders University, Adelaide, SAAssociate Professor, Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Health Expect 17:303-10. 2014
    ..An examination of the Australian National Chronic Disease Strategy and literature in the field highlights assumptions about the self-manager as patient and a focus on clinical settings...
  20. 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...
  21. pmc Mental Health Technologies: Designing With Consumers
    Simone Orlowski
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Bedford Park, Australia
    JMIR Hum Factors 3:e4. 2016
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  22. pmc Participatory Research as One Piece of the Puzzle: A Systematic Review of Consumer Involvement in Design of Technology-Based Youth Mental Health and Well-Being Interventions
    Simone Kate Orlowski
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Flinders University, Bedford Park, Australia
    JMIR Hum Factors 2:e12. 2015
    ..Further research is required to understand the role of participatory approaches in design of technology-based mental health and well-being interventions for youth...
  23. pmc Towards equity and sustainability of rural and remote health services access: supporting social capital and integrated organisational and professional development
    Adrian Schoo
    Flinders Rural Clinical School, Flinders University, Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 16:111. 2016
    ..Access to rural health services is compromised in many countries including Australia due to workforce shortages. The issues that consequently impact on equity of access and sustainability of rural and remote health services are complex...
  24. ncbi request reprint Support workers can develop the skills to work with complexity in community aged care: An Australian study of training provided across aged care community services
    Sharon Lawn
    a Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ . 2016
    ..Educators, policy makers, and services should account for these contributions, given growing fiscal restraint and focus on reablement and consumer-directed care...
  25. doi request reprint Two heads are better than one: Australian tobacco control experts' and mental health change champions' consensus on addressing the problem of high smoking rates among people with mental illness
    Della Rowley
    Discipline of Public Health, Flinders University, Level 2 Health Sciences Building, Registry Road, Bedford Park, SA 5042, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 40:155-62. 2016
    ..Joining together as a partnership of government and non-government services, including public health leaders and policy makers, and involving people with mental illness and their families, would benefit all concerned. ..
  26. doi request reprint The Lived Experience of Caring for an Australian Military Veteran With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    Elaine Waddell
    Flinders University, South Australia, Australia
    Qual Health Res 26:1603-13. 2016
    ..Of vital importance to these carers was that partners of younger veterans should not have to suffer the same experiences. ..
  27. pmc Educating for interprofessional practice: moving from knowing to being, is it the final piece of the puzzle?
    Helena Ward
    School of Medicine, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 17:5. 2017
    ..This paper reports on a study that brought together university-based educators responsible for teaching health professional students and health service-based practitioners who supervise students in the field...
  28. doi request reprint Control in chronic condition self-care management: how it occurs in the health worker-client relationship and implications for client empowerment
    Sharon Lawn
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 70:383-94. 2014
    ..To examine health worker-client interactions during care planning to understand processes that foster client empowerment and disempowerment...
  29. doi request reprint e-Learning competency for practice nurses: an evaluation report
    Marie Heartfield
    Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, The Margaret Tobin Centre, Flinders University, PO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 19:287-91. 2013
    ..Merely providing practice nurses with necessary information via web-based learning systems does not ensure successful learning or progress toward improving health outcomes for patients. ..
  30. doi request reprint Mental health workers' views on addressing tobacco use
    Maxie Ashton
    Tobacco and Mental Illness Project, Central Northern Adelaide Health Service, Mental Health Directorate, Department of Health, 338 340 Tapleys Hill Road, Seaton, Adelaide, South Australia 5023, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:846-51. 2010
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