Position

Professor
Psychiatry

Biography

Joined Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit in 2004, as lead writer of the Self-Management brief for the Australian National Chronic Disease Strategy. This submission placed self-management firmly within policy and practice nationally. Its recommendations contributed to the development of the Australian Better Health Initiative. It was also seminal in establishing FHBHRU as the national leader in chronic disease research. Sharon is highly active in mental health movement in Australia and brings multi-disciplinary skills and experience from being a health clinician for more than 23 years. Her research uses a broad range of qualitative and mixed methods, and focuses on examining the culture of service provision, systems of care, implementation, and service users experiences of care.

In 2011, Sharon gave the Annual Memorial Bruce Woodcock Lecture at the Arts Centre in Melbourne, for MI Fellowship, in recognition of her leadership in the area of physical health and mental health research.

Qualifications

PhD, MSW, Dip Ed., BA

Honours, awards and grants

Exceptional contribution to Mental Health Services in Australia by an Individual - The Mental Health Services (TheMHS) Conference 2007.
SA Pride of Australia Medal - Community Spirit Category, 2012.

Key responsibilities

Course Coordinator for the Post Graduate Program in Chronic Condition Management and Self-Management

Director, Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit, Dept of Psychiatry, Flinders University

Teaching interests

  • Chronic Conditions
  • Mental Health
  • Addictions / Tobacco
  • Person Centred Approaches

Research expertise

  • Consumer and carer perspectives
  • Disability
  • Health professional education
  • Health services research
  • Public health and health services
  • Tobacco control

Research interests

  • Chronic Condition Management and Self-Management
  • Consumer and Carer Perspectives
  • Interprofessional Learning and Practice
  • Mental Health Systems and Care
  • Smoking
  • Resilience
  • Carers
  • Systems change
  • Tobacco Control

Supervisory interests

  • Chronic condition self-managment support
  • Consumer and carer perspectives
  • Tobacco control

RHD research supervision

Current

Principal supervisor : Chronic condition self-management in children (1) ; Youth Mental Health & Technology (1) ; Gambling (1) ; Mental Health Carers (1) ;

Associate supervisor : Mental Health Care Planning (1) ; Dental Caries in Children - Indonesia (1) ; Obesity & Midwifery (1) ; Gambling in Vietnamese population (1) ; Acquired brain injury - family carers (1) ; Physical health and mental health (Univ. Melbourne) (1) ; Mental health and smoking (Univ. Otago) (1) ;

Completion

Associate supervisor : Gambling (1) ;

RHD Student Achievements

  • Simone Orlowski
    RHD Student Publication Award - August 2015
  • Nicole Micallef
    Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme: NAHSSS Scholarship 2014
  • Teresa Kelly
    Heart Foundation Scholarship 2014

Publications

  • Lawn, S., Walsh, J., Barbara, A., Springgay, M. and Sutton, P. (2013). The Bond We Share: Experiences of Caring for a Person with Mental and Physical Health Conditions. In R Woolfolk & L Allen, ed. Mental Disorders - Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives. Rijeka, Croatia: InTech, pp. 199-230.
    [10.5772/46217]
  • Battersby, M.W., Lawn, S.J. and Pols, R.G. (2010). Conceptualisation of self-management. In D. Kralik, B. Paterson & V. Coates, ed. Translating chronic illness research into practice. London: Wiley Blackwell, pp. 155-201.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S.J., Smith, A., Hunter, K., Smith, J., Hirst, N., Nanai, M., et al. (2010). Training peers to provide low-intensity CBT support: the value of personal experience. In Bennett-Levy, J., Richards, D., Farrand, P., Christensen, H., Griffiths, K., Kavanagh, D., Klein, B., Lau, M.A., Proudfoot, J., Ritterband, L., Williams, C. & White, J., ed. Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions. London: Oxford University Press, pp. 437-444.
  • Lawn, S.J. and Battersby, M.W. (2009). Skills for person-centred care: Health Professionals Supporting Chronic Condition Prevention and Self-Management. In D'Cruz H, Jacobs S, Schoo AMM, ed. Knowledge-in-Practice in the Caring Professions: MultiDisciplinary Perspectives. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing, pp. 161-192.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. (2008). "A Day in the Life of...:" The Culture of Cigarette Smoking for Psychiatric Populations. In Jerome E. Landow, ed. Smoking Cessation: Theory, Interventions and Prevention. New York: Nova Publishers, pp. 1-96.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2013). Skills for Collaboration, Behaviour Change & Managing Complexity: Building the Aged Care Workforce Capacity in Complex Care Coordination. A Training Resource developed for Health Workforce Australia.
  • Lawn, S.J. and McMahon, J. (2011). Foundations for Change Part 1- Experiences of Consumers with the Diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). Adelaide: Flinders University.
  • Lawn, S.J. and McMahon, J. (2011). Foundations for Change Part 2- Experiences of Carers Supporting Someone with the Diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). Adelaide: Flinders University.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2010). The Culture of Smoking in Mental Health Service Populations. Germany: Lambert Academic Publishing.
  • Lawn, S.J. and Battersby, M.W. (2009). Capabilities for supporting prevention and chronic condition self-management: A resource for educators of primary health care professionals. Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australian: Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. (2008). The Person's Experience of Chronic Condition Self-Management. Australia: Flinders Press.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2008). The Person's Experience of Chronic Condition Self-Management: A Collection of Case Studies. Adelaide: Flinders Press.
    [Web Link]
  • Battersby, M.W., Baigent, M.F., Brown, S., Cromarty, P.G., Drummond, A., Freeston, M., et al. (2016). Increasing Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) in Australia: Evidence-based CBT interventions for anxiety, depression and gambling addiction. 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Melbourne, VIC. Jun 2016.
  • Kemp, V., Fisher, A.C., Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W. and Isaac, M.K. (2016). Making the best of it: The reality of in vivo research. International RANZCP Congress of Psychiatry. Hong Kong. May 2016.
  • Riley, B., Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W., Harvey, P.W. and Crisp, B. (2016). Exploring the experiences of partners of non-help-seeking problem gamblers. Preventing harm in the shifting gambling environment: Challenges, Policies & Strategies, International Gambling Conference. Auckland, New Zealand. Feb 2016.
  • Schoo, A.M., Litt, J.C. and Lawn, S.J. (2016). Motivational interviewing in primary health care: Developing and maintaining best practice to facilitate and maintain health behaviour change. 2016 Primary Health Care Research Conference. Canberra, ACT. Jun 2016.
  • Dawson, S.K., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., Gerace, A., O'Kane, D., Henderson, J.A., Lawn, S.J., et al. (2015). Carers' experiences of accessing mental health care for older people in a rural area in South Australia. TheMHS Conference 2015. Canberra, ACT. Aug 2015.
  • Dawson, S.K., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., Gerace, A., O'Kane, D., Henderson, J.A., Lawn, S.J., et al. (2015). Carers' experiences accessing mental health care for older people in South Australia: Mapping the journey. In International Journal of Mental Health Nursing. Australian College of Mental Health Nurses (ACMHN) 41st International Mental Health Nurses Conference. Brisbane, QLD. Oct 2015, pp. 14.
  • Hui, F., Fuller, J.D., Shuang, X., Huayan, L., Mei, S., Parker, S., et al. (2015). Developing chronic disease management capacity in community health centres in Hunan Province, China. 6th ICCHNR Conference: Health Promotion Across the Lifespan. Seoul, South Korea. Aug 2015.
  • Kelly, T., Sundrum, S., Lawn, S.J. and Hamilton, B.M. (2015). Cardiovascular health up close and personal: A study protocol. Australian College of Mental Health Nurses 41st International Mental Health Nurses Conference. Brisbane, QLD. Oct 2015.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2015). How do we move the IPE research agenda beyond the limits of satisfaction? Victoria University’s Interprofessional Health, Education and Practice International Conference (IHEP) Melabourne, VIC. Oct 2015.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2015). Is chronic condition self-management relevant for people with Parkinson’s disease and the Parkinson’s workforce? Parkinson’s Australia National Conference. Adelaide, SA. May 2015.
  • Lawn, S.J. and Koczwara, B. (2015). What is important to research: the cancer consumers' voice. Flinderss Centre for Innovation in Cancer Survivorship Conference. Adelaide, SA. Feb 2015.
  • Lawn, S.J., Delany, T.N., Pulvirenti, M. and McMillan, J.M. (2015). Moral framing and community treatment orders. XXIVth International Association of Law and Mental Health. Vienna, Austria. Jul 2015.
  • Morello, A.L. and Lawn, S.J. (2015). What role for primary health care nurses in cancer suvivorship. Australian Practice Nurses Association National Conference 2015. Gold Coast, QLD. May 2015.
  • Orlowski, S.K., Mathews, B., Jones, G., Bidargaddi, N., Lawn, S.J. and Venning, A.J. (2015). Health technology research: Learnings from a Youth Mental Health context. Ethical Encounters in HCI Research in Sensitive and Complex Settings at OzCHI 2015. Melbourne, VIC. Dec 2015.
  • Fuller, J.D., Dawson, S.K., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., Oster, C.T., Henderson, J.A., O'Kane, D., et al. (2015). Together for the Mental health of Older People (TMOP): a case study of facilitated reflection to problem solve networked older people's mental health services in rural South Australia. 6th International Conference on Community Health Nursing Research (ICCHNR) Seoul, Korea. Aug 2015.
  • Fuller, J.D., Dawson, S.K., Oster, C.T., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., Henderson, J.A., O'Kane, D., et al. (2015). Together for the Mental health of Older People (TMOP): a case study of network problem solving for the management of older people's mental health services in rural South Australia using facilitated reflection. Primary Health Care Research Conference. Adelaide, SA. Jul 2015.
  • Saxby, N. and Lawn, S.J. (2015). Are childeren just little adults? A concept analysis of children's chronic condition self-management. Pediatric Pulmonology. The 29th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference. Phoenix, Arizona. Oct 2015, pp. 449-449.
  • Fuller, J.D., Oster, C.T., Dawson, S.K., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., Lawn, S.J., McPhail, M.R., et al. (2015). How we manage primary care networks: Think networks; use network data. Improving Healthcare International Convention (IHIC) Melbourne, VIC. Nov 2015.
  • Fuller, J.D., Oster, C.T., Dawson, S.K., Lawn, S.J., Reed, R.L. and Muir-Cochrane, E.C. (2015). How can we manage primary care networks: Mixed methods case study in rural community mental health care for older people. 2015 NAPCRG Annual Meeting. Cancun, North America. Oct 2015.
  • Schoo, A., Lawn, S., Litt, J., Luerssen, M. and Leibbrandt, R. (2014). Motivational Interviewing in chronic disease management: Preparing for clinical practice and supervision through reflective practice. Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Brisbane, QLD. Jul 2014.
    [Web Link]
  • Rudnik, E.M., Willis, E.M., Lawn, S.J. and Ash, J.K. (2014). Communicating Interprofessional Education (IPE) in health and Medical Sciences. In All Together Better Health VII - International Conference on Interprofessional Practice and Education. University of Pittsburgh and the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education. International Conference on Interprofessional Practice and Education. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jul 2014.
  • Rowley, D. and Lawn, S. (2014). Who should be taking responsibility and what should we be doing for the problem of high smoking rates among people with mental illness? What we share makes us strong, 24th Annual TheMHS Conference. Perth, WA. Aug 2014.
  • Lawn, S., Delany, T., Pulvirenti, M. and McMillan, J. (2014). Worker and patient moral framings of community treatment orders. Bridging the Gap, Society for Mental Health Research Conference. Adelaide, SA. Dec 2014.
  • Lawn, S. (2014). Does it take one to know one? Doing consumer-focused health research. Achieving better health outcomes for Australians living with chronic conditions through more effective research translation, 3rd Annual NHMRC Research Translation Faculty Symposium. Melbourne, VIC. Nov 2014.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. (2014). Consumer participation in mental health. 21st Century Integrated Care: serving citizens, patients and communities, Second World Congress on Integrated Care. Sydney, NSW. Nov 2014.
  • Kumar, K., Schoo, A., George, S., Lawn, S. and McAllister, S. (2014). Interprofessional education and supervision: How is it enacted in the clinical workplace and what is the impact on professional identity? Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Brisbane, QLD. Jul 2014.
  • Kemp, V., Fisher, C., Lawn, S., Bailey, S., Isaac, M.K. and Battersby, M. (2014). Mental health overwhelms everything else': Facilitators and barriers to health self-management by people living with mental illness. What we share makes us strong, 24th Annual TheMHS Conference. Perth, WA. Aug 2014.
  • Dawson, S., Oster, C., O'Kane, D., Muir-Cochrane, E., Lawn, S., Henderson, J., et al. (2014). Older persons' mental health in rural Australia: Testing a model for integration. In International Journal of Integrated Care. 21st Century Integrated Care: serving citizens, patients and communities, Second World Congress on Integrated Care. Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Nov 2014.
    [Web Link]
  • Battersby, M.W., Harris, M., Lawn, S.J. and Morello, A.L. (2014). Chronic disease management translation: implementation models and the Flinders Program. 3rd Annual NHMRC Research Translation Faculty Symposium, Achieving better health outcomes for Australians living with chronic conditions through more effective research translation. Melabourne, VIC. Nov 2014.
  • Schoo, A., Leibbrandt, R., Litt, J., Lawn, S. and Luerssen, M. (2014). Developing Motivational Interviewing skills for clinical educators and practitioners: Training with virtual patients. Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Brisbane, QLD. Jul 2014.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S., Zrim, S., Leggett, S., Miller, M., Jones, L., Dollman, J., et al. (2013). Utility of a self-management approach in lifestyle interventions for cancer survivors - preliminary findings from the NAPA trial. ASBHM. Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine Newcastle February 2013. Newcastle, NSW Australia. Feb 2013.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. and Campion, J. (2013). Achieving smoke-free mental health services: how far have we come and what obstacles remain? Oceania Tobacco Control Conference. Auckland, NZ. Oct 2013.
    [Web Link]
  • Harris, M., Jones, P., Heartfield, M., Allstrom, M., Hancock, J., Lawn, S., et al. (2013). Psychosocial support in mental illness: Creating change to improve services. In Timetable program. 21st Congress of the World Association for Social Psychiatry. Lisbon, Portugal. Jun 2013.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S., Zrim, S., Miller, M., Jones, L., Woodman, R., Karapetis, C., et al. (2013). A pilot study of a healthy lifestyle self-management intervention with cancer survivors (poster presentation) In Poster Abstracts. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. Cancer Care Coming of Age, Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA), Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) Adelaide, SA. Nov 2013, pp. 100-159.
    [10.1111/ajco.12145]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2013). Walk a mile in my shoes: reflective peer-to-peer dialogues within the eLearning space. Educating into the Future e3: engagement, effectiveness, efficiency. Bedford Park, SA. Jul 2013.
  • Zrim, S., Miller, M., Lawn, S., Leggett, S., Jones, L., Karapetis, C., et al. (2013). A pilot study of tailored nutrition and physical activity intervention in cancer survivors. In Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. Abstract 280 ed. Cancer Care Coming of Age, Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA), Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) Nov 2013, pp. 139-140.
    [10.1111/ajco.12145]
  • O'Brien, I., Sarfati, D., Signal, L., Bycroft, J., Lawn, S. and Koczwara, B. (2013). Self-management of comorbidity and recovery after colorectal cancer: A phase I/II study. In Oral Abstracts. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. Cancer Care Coming of Age, Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA), Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) Adelaide, SA. Nov 2013, pp. 61-98.
    [10.1111/ajco.12144] [Scopus]
  • Rudnik, E.M., Willis, E.M., Lawn, S.J. and Ash, J.K. (2013). Interprofessional Education: Communicating IPE in Health and Medical Sciences. Education in Health. Adelaide, SA. Nov 2013.
  • Sarfati, D., Gurney, J., Valery, P., Signal, L., O'Brien, I., Simpson, A., et al. (2013). Cancer care in the context of comorbidity. In Oral Abstracts. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. Cancer Care Coming of Age, Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA), Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) Adelaide, SA. Nov 2013, pp. 61-98.
    [10.1111/ajco.12144] [Scopus]
  • Zrim, S., Miller, M., Lawn, S., Leggett, S., Jones, L., Karapetis, C., et al. (2013). A pilot study of tailored nutrition and physical activity intervention in cancer survivors. COSA. Clinical Oncology Society of Australia ASM. Adelaide South Australia. Nov 2013.
    [Web Link]
  • McGough, S. and Lawn, S. (2013). Too-hard basket or health for all? Getting to know NZ smokers with mental health issues. Oceania Tobacco Control Conference. Auckland, NZ. Oct 2013.
  • Zrim, S., Leggett, S., Miller, M., Dollman, J., Jones, L., Lawn, S., et al. (2012). The feasibility of an innovative combined nutrition and physical activity intervention for cancer survivors-preliminary results. In Asia-Pacific J Clin Oncology. COSA 39TH Annual scientific meeting and IPOS 14th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology, pp. 358.
  • Zrim, S., Knott, V., Lawn, S., Anastassiadis, P., Shanahan, E. and Koczwara, B. (2012). Returning to work following curative chemotherapy: A qualitative study. International Psycho-oncology Society (IPOS) Scientific Meeting 2012. Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Nov 2012.
  • Delany, T., Lawn, S., Sweet, L., Skinner, T. and Battersby, M. (2012). What impedes effective collaboration between clients and health care providers during care planning for chronic condition management? In Primary Health Care Research Conference: Inform, influence, implement: Research improving policy and practice. Primary Health Care Research Conference: Inform, influence, implement: Research improving policy and practice. Canberra. Jul 2012.
  • Zrim, S., Miller, M., Jones, L., Lawn, S., Dollman, J., Woodman, R.J., et al. (2012). Outlining the protocol for an innovative combined nutrition and physical activity intervention for cancer survivors. In Asia-Pacific J Clin Oncology. COSA 39TH Annual scientific meeting and IPOS 14th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology.
  • Lawn, S., Battersby, M., Hood, C., Reschke, K. and Stapleton, C. (2011). The Coordinated Veteran's Care Program: Improving the care of Veterans with complex chronic conditions. In Conference Program (http://www.phcris.org.au/events/research_activity.php?eventId=8864) 2011 PHCRED Tri-State Conference. Adelaide. Nov 2011.
    [Web Link]
  • Coveney, J.D., Martin, A. and Lawn, S.J. (2010). Paradigm lost: What is the role of physical health in psychiatric rehabilitation? In Brain, Behaviour & Mind 2010. supplement ed. Hong Kong: East Asian Archives of Psychiatry. Brain, Behaviour & Mind 2010: Second Joint International Conference of the Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists and the Royal College of Psychiatrists (UK) Hong Kong. Dec 2010, pp. 67-68.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2010). Factors associated with success of smokefree initiatives in Australian psychiatric inpatient units: Lessons for progressing smokefree mental health in the UK. In UK National Smoking Cessation Conference, ed. UK National Smoking Cessation Conference 2010. UK National Smoking Cessation Conference. UK National Smoking Cessation Conference. Glasgow, Scotland. Jun 2010.
    [Web Link]
  • Muir-Cochrane, E.C., McMillan, J.R., Lawn, S.J., Barkway, P.M., Roberts, L. and Green, D.J. (2010). Mental health education for the future: Learning together through Second Life. In Creating Futures 2010. Creating Futures 2010. Cairns, Queensland. Sep 2010, pp. 46-46.
  • Lawn, S.J., Ward, P.R., Muller, R., Tsourtos, G. and Hersh, D.J. (2009). "Just because they do, doesn't mean I have to": the resilience of non-smokers in a high prevalence smoking population. In Oceania Tobacco Control Conference. Northern Territory: Cancer Council Northern Territory. Cancer Council Oceania Conference, "reducing Inequality through Tobacco Control". Darwin Northern Territory. Dec 2009.
  • Lawn, S.J., Muller, R., Ward, P.R., Tsourtos, G. and Winefield, A.H. (2009). Resilience in primary health care: a multi-factorial model. In General Practice & Primary Health Care Research Conference 2009. Australia: PHCRIS - Primary Health Care Research and Information Service. General Practice & Primary Health Care Research Conference 2009. Melbourne Victoria. Jul 2009.
    [Web Link]
  • Schoo, A. and Lawn, S. (2009). Supporting Self-Management of Chronic Health Conditions: Common Approaches. SA Country Allied Health Forum. Barossa Valley, South Australia. Mar 2009.
  • Ward, P.R., Muller, R., Winefield, A.H., Lawn, S.J. and Tsourtos, G. (2009). Smoking, depression and resilience: Quitting and the process of biographical reinvention. In PHAA 39th Annual Conference: making a difference, intervening to improve health outcomes. Canberra ACT: Public Health Association. PHAA 39th Annual Conference. Canberra. Sep 2009.
  • Schoo, A. and Lawn, S. (2009). Supporting Self-Management of Chronic Health Conditions: Common Approaches. The Institute for Reality Therapy UK - 4th European & International Reality Therapy Conference. Edinburgh, UK. Jun 2009.
  • Lawn, S.J. and Battersby, M.W. (2006). Improving Self-Management of Co-morbid Mental Health and Physical Health Conditions Through Shared Care Planning. In Change Champions, ed. Change Champions HealthCare Without Walls. NSW: Change Champions. HealthCare Without Walls. Adelaide. Jun 2006.
  • Lawn, S.J. and Battersby, M.W. (2006). Improving self-management of co-morbid mental health and physical health conditions through shared care planning. In Healthcare Without Walls: Delivering the Best Care in the Best Place. Heathcare Without Walls: 2006 Change Champions Seminar. Adelaide, SA. Jun 2006.
  • Lawn, S.J., Smith, A. and Hunter, K. (2006). Mental health peer supported hospital-to-home service. In Proceedings of the Suicide Prevention Australia National Conference. Suicide Prevention Australia National Conference 2006. Adelaide, SA. Nov 2006.
  • Lawn, S.J., Urukalo, M., Parry, T. and Lawrence, J.S. (2003). Genuine Partnerships In Care With Consumers In The Driver's Seat: The Rewards, Opportunities And Challenges Of Chronic Disease Self-Management (Cdsm) Principles Applied To Mental Health Populations. In From Rhetoric to Reality' 13th Annual TheMHS Conference Proceedings. Canberra, pp. 162-170.
  • Lawn, S.J. and Abram, L. (2002). Quitline Workers and Mental Health Services: A Rewarding Partnership. In 'There's No Health Without Mental Health' 12th Annual TheMHS Conference Proceedings. Sydney, NSW.
  • Dawson, S.K., Gerace, A., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., O'Kane, D., Henderson, J.A., Lawn, S.J., et al. (2016). Accessing mental health services for older people in rural South Australia. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, 23(7) pp. 50.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2015). Why banning smoking in prisons is a good idea. The Conversation,
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S., Pulvirenti, M., MacMillan, J. and McNaughton, D. (2014). Health literacy and supported health understanding: a shared responsibility for patients and health professionals. Journal of Advanced Nursing,
  • Lawn, S. (2013). Public health and plain packaging of cigarettes: legal issues. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 37(4) pp. 397-398.
    [10.1111/1753-6405.12095]
  • Lawn, S. (2012). First to fulfil our responsibilities to addicted smokers: a response to Dalton. Drug and Alcohol Review, 31(5) pp. 721-722.
    [10.1111/j.1465-3362.2012.00451.x] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S. (2012). Valuing Care Work: Comparative Perspectives. Health Sociology Review, 21(2) pp. 255-256.
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  • Lawn, S. (2011). Habit or addiction: the critical tension in deciding who should enforce hospital smoke-free policies. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 183(18) pp. 2085-2086.
    [10.1503/cmaj.110235] [10.1503/cmaj.110235] [Scopus]
  • Davies, P. and Lawn, S. (2011). Mental illness and tobacco use need not go hand in hand. New Zealand Herald, pp. 13-13.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. (2011). Mental illness is no excuse for turning a blind eye to smoking. The Conversation,
    [Web Link] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2011). Compliance, concordance, and patient-centred care. Patient Preference and adherence, 5 pp. 89-90.
    [10.2147/PPA.S17822] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2011). Compliance, concordance, and patient-centered care. Patient Preference and adherence, 5 pp. 89-90.
    [Scopus] [Web Link] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. (2009). Chronic physical illness: self-management and behavioural interventions. International Journal of Integrated Care, 9(11) pp. e07.
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  • Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W., Pols, R.G. and Harvey, P. (2009). A behavioural therapy approach to self-managing chronic conditions : the Flinders Program. Diabetes Voice, 54(Special issue) pp. 30-32.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. (2008). Tobacco Control Policies, Social Inequality and Mental Health Populations: Time for a comprehensive treatment response. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 42(5) pp. 353-356.
    [10.1080/00048670801961180] [Scopus]
  • Johnson, A.E., Lawn, S.J. and Struber, J. (2007). Consumer and citizen participation in health care: where are the principles for ethical conduct? Health Issues, 91(Winter) pp. 12-13.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2007). Should psychiatric facilities be smoke free, and are we even asking the right questions? Australasian Psychiatry, 15(3) pp. 246.
    [10.1080/10398560701200125] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2005). Noarlunga chronic disease self-management (CDSM) project: outcomes with people with chronic mental illness. PARC Update, 2(2) pp. 9-9.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2001). White Pages misses important population segments. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 25(5) pp. 472-472.
    [10.1111/j.1467-842X.2001.tb00664.x]
  • Fuller, J.D., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., Lawn, S.J., Reed, R.L., Dawson, S.K., Oster, C.T., et al. (2015). Together for the mental health care of older people (TMOP): Improving the network planning and management of integrated primary mental health care for older people in rural regions, Report to the Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute, pp. 1-95.
    [Web Link] [Web Link]
  • Kemp, V., Isaac, M.K., Fisher, C., Lawn, S.J. and Battersby, M.W. (2015). Chronic disease self-management for people living with mental illness. SHRAC Research Translation Projects.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2015). Story board and E-Collage for the Dignity in Mental Health Project. World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH). Lille, France
  • Lawn, S.J., Sweet, L.P., Skinner, T.C., Battersby, M.W. and Delany, T.N. (2012). Information sharing for the management of chronic conditions in primary health care: How does it work and what are the outcomes?
    [Web Link]
  • McMahon, J. and Lawn, S.J. (2011). Foundations for Change - Experiences of Consumers and Carers Supporting Someone with the Diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). ). An Independent Report of the Data from a National Survey Undertaken by the PMHCCN Australia.
  • Lawn, S.J., Walsh, J. and Barbara, A. (2010). The bond we share: experiences of caring for a person with mental and physical health conditions. A resource for mental health services, primary health care, educators and carers.
  • Ward, P.R., Tsourtos, G., Hersh, D.J., Muller, R., Winefield, A.H. and Lawn, S.J. (2009). Smoking and Resilience: Experiences from smokers, ex-smokers and non-smokers in high smoking prevalence populations. Final Report. Report to SA Health.
  • Battersby, M.W., Lawn, S.J., Wells, L., Morris, S., Wong, T., Lindner, H., et al. (2008). An Analysis of Training and Information Options to Support Chronic Disease Prevention and Self-Management in Primary Health Care .
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  • Lawn, S.J. and Campion, J. (2008). Smoke-free Initiatives in Psychiatric Inpatient Units: A national Survey of Australian Sites. Independent Report.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2008). Making Smoking History . Australia: The Healthiest Country by 2020: National Preventative Health Taskforce.
    [Web Link]
  • Beattie, J., Martin, A., Heartfield, M., Lawrence-Wood, E.R., Battersby, M.W., Hood, C.D., et al. (2007). Undergraduate Nursing Curricula and the Future of Nurses’ Involvement in Chronic Condition Self-Management.
  • Blunden, S.L., Battersby, M.W., Pols, R.G., Lawn, S.J., Williams, A.S. and Agnew, D.J. (2005). Submission to Australian Government Productivity Commission based on proposals included in The Position Paper from the Australia's Health Workforce Study. Flinders Human Behaviour & Health Research Unit, pp. 1-28.
  • Pols, R.G., Battersby, M.W., Lawn, S.J. and Markwick, M.J. (2005). GEMP Chronic Condition Self-Management Curriculum.
  • Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W. and Pols, R.G. (2005). National Chronic Disease Strategy - Self-Management.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2003). Is it time to consider the sociology of nicotine addiction? In Touch. 20(1) pp. 9-9.
    [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S.J., Westwood, T., Jordans, S. and O'Connor, J. (2016). Support workers as agents for health behaviour change: an Australian study of the perceptions of clients with complex needs, support workers and care coordinators. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education,
  • Lawn, S.J., Westwood, T., Jordans, S., Zabeen, S. and O'Connor, J. (2016). 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. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education,
  • Miller, M.D., Zrim, S.A., Lawn, S.J., Woodman, R.J., Leggett, S.M., Jones, L., et al. (2016). A pilot study of self-management-based nutrition and physical activity intervention in cancer survivors. Nutrition and Cancer-An International Journal,
    [10.1080/01635581.2016.1170169] [Scopus]
  • Orlowski, S.K., Mathews, B., Bidargaddi, N., Jones, G., Lawn, S.J., Venning, A.J., et al. (2016). Mental Health Technologies: Designing With Consumers. JMIR Human Factors, 3(1) pp. e4.
    [10.2196/humanfactors.4336] [Scopus]
  • Oster, C.T., Henderson, J.A., Lawn, S.J., Reed, R.L., Dawson, S.K., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., et al. (2016). Fragmentation in Australian Commonwealth and South Australian State policy on mental health and older people: a governmentality analysis. Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine, pp. 1-18.
    [Scopus]
  • Schoo, A.M., Lawn, S.J. and Carson, D.B. (2016). Towards equity and sustainability of rural and remote health services access: supporting social capital and integrated organisational and professional development. BMC Health Services Research, 16(111)
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2016). What researchers think of involving consumers in health research. Australian Journal of Primary Health, pp. 1-8.
    [10.1071/PY15089]
  • Lawn, S.J., Delany, T.N., Pulvirenti, M., Smith, A. and McMillan, J. (2016). Examining the use of metaphors to understand the experience of community treatment orders for patients and mental health workers. BMC Psychiatry, 16(82)
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., McNaughton, D.A. and Fuller, L.A. (2015). What carers of family members with mental illness say, think and do about their relative's smoking and the implications for health promotion and service delivery: a qualitative study. International Journal of Mental Health Promotion, 17(5) pp. 261-277.
    [Scopus]
  • Orlowski, S.K., Lawn, S.J., Venning, A.J., Winsall, M., Jones, G.M., Wyld, K., et al. (2015). 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. JMIR Human Factors, 2(2) pp. e12.
    [10.2196/humanfactors.4361]
  • Rowley, D.R., Lawn, S.J. and Coveney, J.D. (2015). Two Heads Are Better Than One': Tobacco control experts' and mental health change champions' consensus on addressing the problem of high smoking rates among people with mental illness. Australian Health Review,
    [Scopus]
  • Schoo, A.M., Lawn, S.J., Rudnik, E.M. and Litt, J.C. (2015). Teaching health science students foundation motivational interviewing skills: use of motivational interviewing treatment integrity and self-reflection to approach transformative learning. BMC Medical Education, 15(228)
    [10.1186/s12909-015-0512-1]
  • Waddell, E., Lawn, S.J. and Pulvirenti, M. (2015). The lived experience of caring for an Australian military veteran with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Qualitative Health Research,
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Delany, T.N., Pulvirenti, M., Smith, A. and McMillan, P.Z. (2015). A qualitative study using moral framing to understand patients' and mental health workers' experiences of community treatment orders. BMC Psychiatry, 15(274)
    [10.1186/s12888-015-0653-0]
  • Lawn, S.J. and McMahon, J. (2015). Experiences of care by Australians with a diagnosis of borderline personality disorder. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 22(7) pp. 510-521.
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2015). Integrating service user participation in mental health care: What will it take? International Journal of Integrated Care, 15(1)
    [Scopus] [Web Link] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S. and McMahon, J. (2015). Experiences of family carers of people diagnosed with borderline personality disorder. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 22(4) pp. 234-243.
    [10.1111/jpm.12193] [Scopus]
  • Kemp, V., Fisher, C., Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W. and Isaac, M.K. (2015). Small steps: physical health promotion for people living with mental illness. International Journal of Mental Health Promotion, 17(2) pp. 97-112.
    [10.1080/14623730.2015.1010370]
  • Zabeen, S., Tsourtos, G., Campion, J. and Lawn, S.J. (2015). Type of unit and population served matters when implementing a smoke-free policy in mental health settings: Perceptions of unit managers across England. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 61(7) pp. 700-710.
    [10.1177/0020764015575799] [Scopus]
  • Fisher, A.C., Lennon, S.M., Bellon, M.L. and Lawn, S.J. (2015). Family involvement in behaviour management following acquired brain injury (ABI) in community settings: A systematic review. Brain Injury,
    [10.3109/02699052.2015.1004751] [Scopus]
  • Dawson, S.K., Gerace, A., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., O'Kane, D., Henderson, J.A., Lawn, S.J., et al. (2015). Carers’ experiences of accessing and navigating mental health care for older people in a rural area in Australia. Aging & Mental Health,
    [10.1080/13607863.2015.1078283] [Scopus]
  • Fuller, J.D., Oster, C.T., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., Dawson, S.K., Lawn, S.J., Henderson, J.A., et al. (2015). Testing a model of facilitated reflection on network feedback: A mixed method study on integration of Integration of rural mental healthcare services for older people. BMJ Open, 5(11) pp. e008593.
    [10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008593]
  • Lawn, S., Lloyd, A., King, A., Sweet, L. and Gum, L. (2014). Integration of Primary Health Services: being put together does not mean they will work together. BMC Research Notes, 7(1) pp. Article 66.
    [10.1186/1756-0500-7-66] [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S., Hehir, A., Indig, D., Prosser, S., Macleod, S. and Keller, A. (2014). Evaluation of a totally smoke-free forensic psychiatry inpatient facility: practice and policy implications. Australian Health Review, 38(4) pp. 476-482.
    [10.1071/AH13200] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S. and McMahon, J. (2014). The importance of relationship in understanding the experiences of spouse mental health carers. Qualitative Health Research, 24(2) pp. 254-266.
    [10.1177/1049732313520078] [Scopus]
  • Knott, V., Zrim, S.A., Shanahan, E.M., Anastassiadis, P.L., Lawn, S., Kichenadasse, G., et al. (2014). Returning to work following curative chemotherapy: a qualitative study of return to work barriers and preferences for intervention. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22(12) pp. 3263-3273.
    [10.1007/s00520-014-2324-y]
  • Kemp, V., Fisher, C., Lawn, S., Battersby, M. and Isaac, M.K. (2014). Small steps: barriers and facilitators to physical health self-management by people living with mental illness. International Journal of Mental Health Promotion, pp. 1-15.
    [10.1080/14623730.2014.931069]
  • Harris, M., Jones, P., Heartfield, M., Allstrom, M., Hancock, J., Lawn, S., et al. (2014). Changing practice to support self-management and recovery in mental illness: application of an implementation model. Australian Journal of Primary Health, Online
    [10.1071/PY13103] [Scopus]
  • Fuller, J., Oster, C.T., Dawson, S.K., O'Kane, D., Lawn, S., Henderson, J.A., et al. (2014). Improving the network management of integrated primary mental healthcare for older people in a rural Australian region: protocol for a mixed methods case study. BMJ Open, 4(9)
    [10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006304] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S., Zrim, S., Leggett, S., Miller, M., Woodman, R., Jones, L., et al. (2014). Is self-management feasible and acceptable for addressing nutrition and physical activity needs of cancer survivors? Health Expectations, pp. 1-16.
    [10.1111/hex.12327] [Scopus]
  • Wye, P., Gow, L., Constable, J., Bowman, J., Lawn, S. and Wiggers, J. (2014). Observation of the extent of smoking in a mental health inpatient facility with a smoke-free policy. BMC Psychiatry, 14(Art 94)
    [10.1186/1471-244X-14-94] [Scopus]
  • Wye, P., Gow, L., Constable, J., Bowman, J., Lawn, S. and Wiggers, J. (2014). Observation of smoking in a mental health inpatient facility with smoke-free policy. BMC Psychiatry, 14 pp. 94-102.
    [Scopus] [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Tsourtos, G., Ward, P.R., Lawn, S., Winefield, A.H., Hersh, D. and Coveney, J. (2014). Is resilience relevant to smoking abstinence for Indigenous Australians? Health Promotion International, 30(1) pp. 64-76.
    [10.1093/heapro/dau087] [Scopus]
  • Pulvirenti, M., McMillan, J.R. and Lawn, S.J. (2014). Empowerment, patient centred care and self-management. Health Expectations, 17(3) pp. 303-310.
    [10.1111/j.1369-7625.2011.00757.x] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., McMillan, J., Comley, Z., Smith, A. and Brayley, J. (2014). Mental health recovery and voting: why being treated as a citizen matters and how we can do it. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 21(4) pp. 289-295.
    [10.1111/jpm.12109] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Feng, Y., Tsourtos, G. and Campion, J. (2014). Mental Health Professionals' perspectives on the implementation of smoke-free policies in pyschiatric units across England. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, pp. 1-10.
    [10.1177/0020764014553002] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Delany, T., Sweet, L., Battersby, M. and Skinner, T. (2014). Control in chronic condition self-care management: How it occurs in the health worker-client relationship, and implications for client empowerment. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 70(2) pp. 383-394.
    [10.1111/jan.12203] [Scopus]
  • Heartfield, M., Morello, A.L., Harris, M., Lawn, S., Pols, V.C., Stapleton, C., et al. (2013). e-Learning competency for practice nurses: an evaluation report. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 19(4) pp. 287-291.
    [10.1071/PY13033] [Scopus]
  • Gum, L., Lloyd, A., Lawn, S., Richards, J., Lindemann, I., Sweet, L., et al. (2013). Developing an interprofessional capability framework for teaching healthcare students in a primary healthcare setting. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 27(6) pp. 454-460.
    [10.3109/13561820.2013.807777] [Scopus]
  • Byrnes, C. and Lawn, S. (2013). Disability Employment Services in Australia: A Brief Primer. Australian Journal of Rehabilitation Counselling, 19(1) pp. 46-56.
    [10.1017/jrc.2013.4]
  • Lawn, S. and Campion, J. (2013). Achieving smoke-free mental health services: lessons from the past decade of implementation research. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10(9) pp. 4224-4244.
    [10.3390/ijerph10094224] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S., Delany, T., Sweet, L., Battersby, M. and Skinner, T. (2013). Barriers and enablers to good communication and information-sharing practices in care planning for chronic condition management. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 21(1) pp. 84-89.
    [10.1071/PY13087] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S. and Ahmed, N.Y. (2012). Does starting with the behavioural component of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) increase patients' retention in therapy? Behaviour Change, 29(4) pp. 238-257.
    [10.1017/bec.2012.23] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2012). In it together: Physical health and well-being for people with mental illness. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46(1) pp. 14-17.
    [10.1177/0004867411432079] [Scopus]
  • Oakes, J., Pols, R., Battersby, M., Lawn, S., Pulvirenti, M. and Smith, D.P. (2012). A focus group study of predictors of relapse in electronic gaming machine problem gambling, part 1: factors that 'push' towards relapse. Journal of Gambling Studies,
    [10.1007/s10899-011-9264-y] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., McMillan, J.R. and Pulvirenti, M. (2011). Chronic condition self-management: Expectations of responsibility. Patient Education and Counseling, 84 pp. e5-e8.
    [10.1016/j.pec.2010.07.008] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Hersh, D.J., Ward, P.R., Tsourtos, G., Muller, R., Winefield, A.H., et al. (2011). 'I just saw it as something that would pull you down, rather than lift you up': resilience in never-smokers with mental illness. Health Education Research, 26(1) pp. 26-38.
    [10.1093/her/cyq065] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S. and Lawton, K. (2011). Chronic condition self-management support within a respiratory nursing service. Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness, 3(4) pp. 372-380.
    [10.1111/j.1752-9824.2011.01109.x]
  • Lawrence, D., Lawn, S., Kisely, S., Bates, A., Mitrou, F. and Zubrick, S.R. (2011). The potential impact of smoke-free facilities on smoking cessation in people with mental illness. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 45(12) pp. 1053-1060.
    [10.3109/00048674.2011.619961] [Scopus]
  • Ward, P.R., Muller, R., Tsourtos, G., Hersh, D., Lawn, S.J., Winefield, A.H., et al. (2011). Additive and subtractive resilience strategies as enablers of biographical reinvention: a qualitative study of ex-smokers and never smokers. Social Science and Medicine, 72(7) pp. 1140-1148.
    [10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.01.023] [Scopus]
  • Tsourtos, G., Ward, P.R., Muller, R., Lawn, S.J., Winefield, A.H., Hersh, D.J., et al. (2011). The importance of resilience and stress to maintaining smoking abstinence and cessation: a qualitative study in Australia with people diagnosed with depression. Health and Social Care in The Community, 19(3) pp. 299-306.
    [10.1111/j.1365-2524.2010.00973.x] [Scopus]
  • Trudgen, M. and Lawn, S.J. (2011). What is the threshold of teachers' recognition and report of concerns about anxiety and depression in students? An exploratory study with teachers of adolescents in regional Australia. Australian Journal of Guidance and Counselling, 21(2) pp. 126-141.
    [10.1375/ajgc.21.2.126] [Scopus]
  • Oakes, J., Pols, R., Battersby, M., Lawn, S., Pulvirenti, M. and Smith, D.P. (2011). A focus group study of predictors of relapse in electronic gaming machine problem gambling, part 2:factors that 'pull' the gambler away from relapse. Journal of Gambling Studies, 28(3)
    [10.1007/s10899-011-9267-8] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. and Schoo, A.M. (2010). Supporting self-management of chronic health conditions : common approaches. Patient Education and Counseling, pp. 1-7.
    [10.1016/j.pec.2009.10.006] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. and Campion, J. (2010). Factors Associated With Success of Smoke-Free Initiatives in Australian Psychiatric Inpatient Units. Psychiatric Services, 61(3) pp. 300-305.
    [10.1176/appi.ps.61.3.300] [Scopus]
  • Smitham, L. and Lawn, S. (2010). The effect of motivational interviewing on the intradialytic exerciser: a pilot study. The Renal Society of Australasia Journal, 6(3) pp. 106-113.
  • Ashton, M., Lawn, S.J. and Hosking, J.R. (2010). Mental health workers views on addressing se. tobacco use. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 44(9) pp. 846-851.
    [Scopus]
  • Bennett, P.N., Gum, L.F., Lindemann, I.C., Lawn, S.J., McAllister, S.M., Richards, J.N., et al. (2010). Faculty perceptions of interprofessional education. Nurse Education Today, On line
    [10.1016/j.nedt.2010.09.008] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2010). Top Tips for Embedding Chronic Condition Self-Management (CCSM) Support into Practice. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 16(4) pp. 334-343.
    [10.1071/PY09070] [Scopus]
  • Smitham, L. and Lawn, S.J. (2010). A pilot study of the effect of motivational interviewing on the intradialytic exerciser. The Renal Society of Australasia Journal, 6(3) pp. 106-113.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2009). Motivational Interviewing. The Journal of Complementary Medicine, 8(4) pp. 20-22.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W., Lindner, H., Mathews, R., Morris, S., Wells, L., et al. (2009). What skills do primary health care professionals need to provide effective self-management support?: seeking consumer perspectives. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 15(1) pp. 37-44.
    [10.1071/PY08053] [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Lawn, S.J., Pols, R.G. and Battersby, M.W. (2009). Working effectively with patients with comorbid mental illness and substance abuse: a case study using a structured motivational behavioural approach. BMJ Case Reports,
    [10.1136/bcr.08.2008.0674] [Scopus]
  • Muller, R., Ward, P.R., Winefield, A.H., Tsourtos, G. and Lawn, S.J. (2009). The importance of resilience to primary care practitioners: an interactivie psycho-social model. Australasian Medical Journal, 1(1) pp. 1-15.
    [10.4066/amj.2009.23] [Scopus]
  • Campion, J., Lawn, S.J., Brownlie, A., Hunter, E., Gynther, B. and Pols, R.G. (2008). Implementing smoke-free policies in mental health inpatient units: learning from unsuccessful experience. Australasian Psychiatry, 16(2) pp. 92-97.
    [10.1080/10398560701851976] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2008). The Needs of Strangers: Understanding Determinants of Mental Health. Social Alternatives, 27(4) pp. 36-41.
  • Lawn, S.J. (2008). The person's perspective of chronic condition self-management: Time to shift from rhetoric to reality. Health Issues, Summer 08(97) pp. 22-24.
  • Lawn, S.J., Smith, A. and Hunter, K. (2008). Mental health peer support for hospital avoidance and early discharge: an Australian example of consumer driven and operated service. Journal of Mental Health, 17(5) pp. 498-508.
    [10.1080/09638230701530242] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W., Pols, R.G., Lawrence, J.S., Parry, T. and Urukalo, M. (2007). The mental health expert patient: findings from a pilot study of a generic chronic condition self-management programme for people with mental illness. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 53(1) pp. 63-74.
    [10.1177/0020764007075010] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. and Condon, J.A. (2006). Psychiatric nurses' ethical stance on cigarette smoking by patients: determinants and dilemmas in their role in supporting cessation. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 15(2) pp. 111-118.
    [10.1111/j.1447-0349.2006.00410.x] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Battersby, M.W. and Pols, R.G. (2006). Self-management of chronic conditions: everybody's business. Public Health Bulletin South Australia, 3 pp. 23-25.
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2005). Cigarette smoking in psychiatric settings: occupational health, safety, welfare and legal concerns. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 39(10) pp. 886-891.
    [10.1111/j.1440-1614.2005.01698.x] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. and Pols, R.G. (2005). Smoking bans in psychiatric inpatient settings? a review of the research. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 39(10) pp. 866-885.
    [10.1111/j.1440-1614.2005.01697.x] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2004). Systemic barriers to quitting smoking among institutionalised public mental health service populations: a comparison of two Australian sites. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 50(3) pp. 204-215.
    [10.1177/0020764004043129] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. and Pols, R.G. (2003). Nicotine withdrawal: pathway to aggression and assault in the locked psychiatric ward? Australasian Psychiatry, 11(2) pp. 199-203.
    [10.1046/j.1039-8562.2003.00548.x] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Pols, R.G. and Barber, J.G. (2002). Smoking and quitting: a qualitative study with community-living psychiatric clients. Social Science and Medicine, 54(1) pp. 93-104.
    [10.1016/S0277-9536(01)00008-9] [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2001). Australians with mental illness who smoke. British Journal of Psychiatry, 178(1) pp. 85-85.
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J. (2016). What researchers think of involving consumers in health research. Australian Journal of Primary Health, pp. 1-8.
    [10.1071/PY15089]
  • Lawn, S.J., Delany, T.N., Pulvirenti, M., Smith, A. and McMillan, J. (2016). Examining the use of metaphors to understand the experience of community treatment orders for patients and mental health workers. BMC Psychiatry, 16(82)
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Westwood, T., Jordans, S. and O'Connor, J. (2016). Support workers as agents for health behaviour change: an Australian study of the perceptions of clients with complex needs, support workers and care coordinators. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education,
  • Lawn, S.J., Westwood, T., Jordans, S., Zabeen, S. and O'Connor, J. (2016). 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. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education,
  • Miller, M.D., Zrim, S.A., Lawn, S.J., Woodman, R.J., Leggett, S.M., Jones, L., et al. (2016). A pilot study of self-management-based nutrition and physical activity intervention in cancer survivors. Nutrition and Cancer-An International Journal,
    [10.1080/01635581.2016.1170169] [Scopus]
  • Schoo, A.M., Lawn, S.J. and Carson, D.B. (2016). Towards equity and sustainability of rural and remote health services access: supporting social capital and integrated organisational and professional development. BMC Health Services Research, 16(111)
    [Scopus]
  • Orlowski, S.K., Mathews, B., Bidargaddi, N., Jones, G., Lawn, S.J., Venning, A.J., et al. (2016). Mental Health Technologies: Designing With Consumers. JMIR Human Factors, 3(1) pp. e4.
    [10.2196/humanfactors.4336] [Scopus]
  • Oster, C.T., Henderson, J.A., Lawn, S.J., Reed, R.L., Dawson, S.K., Muir-Cochrane, E.C., et al. (2016). Fragmentation in Australian Commonwealth and South Australian State policy on mental health and older people: a governmentality analysis. Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine, pp. 1-18.
    [Scopus]
  • Lawn, S.J., Delany, T.N., Pulvirenti, M., Smith, A. and McMillan, P.Z. (2015). A qualitative study using moral framing to understand patients' and mental health workers' experiences of community treatment orders. BMC Psychiatry, 15(274)
    [10.1186/s12888-015-0653-0]
  • Lawn, S.J., McNaughton, D.A. and Fuller, L.A. (2015). What carers of family members with mental illness say, think and do about their relative's smoking and the implications for health promotion and service delivery: a qualitative study. International Journal of Mental Health Promotion, 17(5) pp. 261-277.
    [Scopus]

Professional and community engagement

  • SA Health Human Research Ethics Committee
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry, Community Collaboration Committee
  • Private Mental Health Consumer and Carer Network (Australia) SA State Coordinator
  • Member Mental Illness Fellowship of South Australia (MIFSA)
  • Member of Carers SA
  • International Early Psychosis Association, South Australia
  • International Network on Tobacco and Mental Health
  • International Chronic Disease Self Management Research Network
  • Tobacco Cessation Leadership Network (TCLN),Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School for Health Professionals, 2009; 2010.
  • Judging Panel for The Mental Health Services (TheMHS) Conference Inc of Australia and New Zealand

Expertise for media contact

Subject Titles

  • Addiction
  • Health/Medical education
  • Mental health
  • Schizophrenia

Interests

  • Chronic Condition Management adn Self-Management
  • Health Service Consumer and Carer Issues
  • Smoking and Mental Health

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