The University of Wollongong Faculty of Social Sciences was formed in 2013 following an organisational restructure. It was dissolved on 1 July 2020 and incorporated in the new Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities. In 2013 it comprised an amalgamation of the former Faculty of Education and the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences. Related series: Faculty of Education - Papers (Archive); Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences - Papers (Archive).

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Papers from 2020

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Persisting students' explanations of and emotional responses to academic failure, Rola Ajjawi, Mary Dracup, Nadine Zacharias, Sue Bennett, and David J. Boud

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A systematic review and meta-analysis of associations between green and blue spaces and birth outcomes, Selin Akaraci, Xiaoqi Feng, Thomas F. Suesse, Bin Jalaludin, and Thomas E. Astell-Burt

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A stepped wedge trial of efficacy and scalability of a virtual clinical pharmacy service (VCPS) in rural and remote NSW health facilities, Julaine M. Allan, Shannon Nott, Brett Chambers, Ged Hawthorn, Alice Munro, Chris Doran, Christopher Oldmeadow, Clare Coleman, and Teesta Saksena

A prospective study of personality and illicit drug use in Australian adults, Mark S. Allen and Sylvain Laborde

Personality and body dissatisfaction: An updated systematic review with meta-analysis, Mark S. Allen and Davina Robson

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Normal variations in personality predict eating behavior, oral health, and partial syndrome bulimia nervosa in adolescent girls, Mark S. Allen, Davina A. Robson, and Sylvain Laborde

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Guest editorial. 2020 special issue: Enabling excellence through equity, Pranit Anand, Jacinta M. McNamara, and Liz Thomas

Citizens' juries give verdict on whether private practice veterinarians should attend unvaccinated Hendra virus suspect horses, E Annand, P Reid, J Johnson, G L. Gilbert, M Taylor, M Walsh, M Ward, A Wilson, and Christopher J. Degeling

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Activating primary care COPD patients with multi-morbidity through tailored self-management support, Sameera Ansari, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, Sarah Dennis, and Nicholas Zwar

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Does sleep grow on trees? A longitudinal study to investigate potential prevention of insufficient sleep with different types of urban green space, Thomas E. Astell-Burt and Xiaoqi Feng

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More green, more 'zzzzz'? Trees may help us sleep, Thomas E. Astell-Burt and Xiaoqi Feng

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International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology (IFCN) - EEG research workgroup: Recommendations on frequency and topographic analysis of resting state EEG rhythms. Part 1: Applications in clinical research studies, Claudio Babiloni, Robert J. Barry, Erol Basar, Katarzyna Blinowska, Andrzej Cichocki, Wilhelmus Drinkenburg, Wolfgang Klimesch, Robert T. Knight, Fernando Lopes da Silva, Paul Nunez, Robert Oostenveld, Jaeseung Jeong, Roberto Pascual-Marqui, P Valdes-Sosa, and Mark Hallett

Natural alpha frequency components in resting EEG and their relation to arousal, Robert J. Barry, Frances M. De Blasio, Jack Fogarty, and Adam R. Clarke

Preferred EEG brain states at stimulus onset in normal ageing: Explorations in a fixed interstimulus interval Go/NoGo task, Robert J. Barry, Frances M. De Blasio, Jack Fogarty, and Adam R. Clarke

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Identification and evaluation of risk of generalizability biases in pilot versus efficacy/effectiveness trials: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Michael Beets, Robert Weaver, John Ioannidis, Marco Geraci, Keith Brazendale, Lindsay Decker, Anthony D. Okely, David Lubans, Esther van Sluijs, Russell Jago, Gabrielle Turner-McGrievy, James Thrasher, Xiaming Li, and Andrew Milat

An exploratory study of culture in treatment for Aboriginal Australian men in residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation services, Stacey Berry, Trevor P. Crowe, Frank P. Deane, and Elly L. Quinlan

What makes a beverage healthy? A qualitative study of young adults' conceptualisation of sugar-containing beverage healthfulness, Aimee Brownbill, Annette J. Braunack-Mayer, and Caroline Miller

Tobacco harm reduction: are smokers becoming more hardcore?, Tanya Buchanan, Christopher A. Magee, Hayley See, and Peter James Kelly

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"A Big Influence on my Teaching Career and my Life": A Longitudinal Study of Learning to Teach English Pronunciation, Michael S. Burri and Amanda Ann Baker

Patterns of hospital utilisation in the lead up to a diagnosis of dementia: A longitudinal retrospective study of hospital dementia patients in Australia, Kara Cappetta, Luise P. Lago, and Lyn Phillipson

Under-coding of dementia and other conditions indicates scope for improved patient management: A longitudinal retrospective study of dementia patients in Australia, Kara Cappetta, Luise P. Lago, Jan M. Potter, and Lyn Phillipson

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Methodological challenges in deliberative empirical ethics, Stacy M. Carter

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The ethical, legal and social implications of using artificial intelligence systems in breast cancer care, Stacy M. Carter, Wendy Rogers, Khin Than Win, Helen Frazer, Bernadette Richards, and Nehmat Houssami

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Friday essay: this grandmother tree connects me to Country. I cried when I saw her burned, Vanessa I. Cavanagh

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Changes in physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep across the transition from primary to secondary school: A systematic review, Kar Hau Chong, Anne-Maree Parrish, Dylan P. Cliff, Byron Kemp, Zhiguang Zhang, and Anthony D. Okely

Resting state EEG power research in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A review update, Adam R. Clarke, Robert J. Barry, and Stuart J. Johnstone

Influence of Purposeful Activities on Upper Extremity Motor Performance: A Systematic Review, Julie Collis, Nada Signal, Elizabeth C. Mayland, and Valerie Wright-St

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Schools are open during the coronavirus outbreak but should I voluntarily keep my kids home anyway, if I can? We asked 5 experts, Sunanda Creagh, Allen C. Cheng, Christopher C. Blyth, Claire Hooker, Paul Andrew Kidson, and Peter Collignon

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Measurement of spelling ability: construction and validation of a phonological, orthographic and morphological pseudo-word instrument for students in Grades 3-6, Tessa Daffern and Ajay Ramful

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Teaching spelling in context can also be explicit and systematic, Tessa Daffern, Kathy Thompson, and Luke Ryan

In with the outputs and out with the inputs: A need for better tracking and research on professional psychology practicum hours, Frank P. Deane, Mark O. Donovan, Elly L. Quinlan, Fiona L. Calvert, and Christopher D. Allan

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Ending TB in Australia: Organizational challenges for regional tuberculosis programs, Christopher J. Degeling, Jane Carroll, Justin Denholm, Ben Marais, and Angus Dawson

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Effects of spatial distance on the effectiveness of mental and physical integration strategies in learning from split-attention examples, Bjorn de Koning, Gertjan Rop, and Fred Paas

Longitudinal Trajectories of Physical Intimate Partner Violence Among Adolescent Girls in Rural South Africa: Findings From HPTN 068, Stephanie DeLong, Kimberly Powers, Brian Pence, Suzanne Maman, Kristin Dunkle, Amanda Selin, Rhian Twine, Ryan Wagner, Francesc Gomez-Olive, Catherine L. Mac Phail, Kathleen Kahn, and Audrey Pettifor

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Risk factors associated with suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in Bhutan: An analysis of the 2014 Bhutan STEPS Survey data, Tashi Dendup, Yun Zhao, Tandin Dorji, and Sonam Phuntsho

When insurance and goodwill are not enough: Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) ratings, risk calculations and disaster resilience in Australia, Eliza R. de Vet and Christine Eriksen

Dietary antioxidants are associated with presence of intra- and sub-retinal fluid in neovascular age-related macular degeneration after 1 year, Harshil Dharamdasani Detaram, Gerald Liew, Joanna Russell, Kim-Phuong L. Vu, George Burlutsky, Paul Mitchell, and Bamini Gopinath

The South African 24-hour movement guidelines for birth to 5 years: An integration of physical activity, sitting behavior, screen time, and sleep, Catherine Draper, Simone Tomaz, Linda Biersteker, Caylee Cook, Jacqui Couper, Monique De Milander, Kamesh Flynn, Sonja Giese, Soezin Krog, Estelle Lambert, Tamarin Liebenberg, Cyndi Mendoza, Terri Nunes, Anita Pienaar, Alessandra Priorieschi, Dale Rae, Nafeesa Rahbeeni, John Reilly, Louis Reynolds, Marie Samuels, Ricardo Siljeur, Jody Urion, Mariza Van Wyk, and Anthony D. Okely

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The invisible line: Students as partners or students as colleagues?, Michelle J. Eady and Corinne Green

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Augmenting cancer registry data with health survey data with no cases in common: The relationship between pre-diagnosis health behaviour and post-diagnosis survival in oesophageal cancer, Paul Fahey, Andrew Page, Glenn Stone, and Thomas E. Astell-Burt

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Using estimated probability of pre-diagnosis behavior as a predictor of cancer survival time: an example in esophageal cancer, Paul P. Fahey, Andrew Page, Glenn Stone, and Thomas E. Astell-Burt

Integration and segregation for social enterprise employees: A relational micro-geography, Jane Farmer, Tracey De Cotta, Peter Kamstra, Christopher R. Brennan-Horley, and Sarah-Anne Munoz

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The First 250 ms of Auditory Processing: No Evidence of Early Processing Negativity in the Go/NoGo Task, Jack Fogarty, Robert J. Barry, and Genevieve Steiner

Auditory stimulus- and response-locked ERP components and behavior, Jack Fogarty, Robert J. Barry, and Genevieve Z. Steiner

Morphometric in vivo evidence of thalamic atrophy correlated with cognitive and motor dysfunction in Huntington's disease: The IMAGE-HD study, Lisa Furlong, David Jakabek, Brian Power, Conor Owens-Walton, Fiona Wilkes, Mark Walterfang, Dennis Velakoulis, Gary Egan, Jeffrey Looi, and Nellie Georgiou-Karistianis

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Animal geographies I: Hearing the cry and extending beyond, Leah Maree Gibbs

Keeping time with trees: Climate change, forest resources, and experimental relations with the future, Christopher R. Gibson and Andrew T. Warren

Is teaching work? A heuristic study of the views of teachers, Joanne Graydon, Robyn Coman, Natalia K. Hanley, and Peter Caputi

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Beyond the conference: Singing our SSONG, Corinne Green, Michelle J. Eady, Marian McCarthy, Ashley B. Akenson, Briony Supple, Jacinta C. McKeon, and James Cronin

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“I Think That’s My Job”: What Motivates Teachers to Partner with Teacher Educators in ITE?, Corinne Green, Michelle J. Eady, and Sharon K. Tindall-Ford

Entering Their World: Using Social Media to Support Students in Modern Times, Corinne Green, Emily McMillan, Lachlan Munn, Caitlin Sole, and Michelle J. Eady

Forward and backward recall: Different visuospatial processes when you know what's coming, Dominic Guitard, Jean Saint-Aubin, Marie Poirier, Leonie M. Miller, and Anne Tolan

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Shared and distinct resting functional connectivity in children and adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, Xiaojie Guo, Dongren Yao, Qingjiu Cao, Lu Liu, Qihua Zhao, Hui Li, Fang Huang, Yanfei Wang, Qiujin Qian, Yufeng Wang, Vince Calhoun, Stuart J. Johnstone, Jing Sui, and Li Sun

Good and bad sugars: Australian adults' perspectives on sugar in their diet, Adyya Gupta, Annette J. Braunack-Mayer, Lisa Smithers, Jane Harford, and John Coveney

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Project-based learning groups of friends and acquaintances: The role of efficacy beliefs, Jose Hanham, John McCormick, and Adam Hendry

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Assessing the quality of health research from an Indigenous perspective: The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander quality appraisal tool, Stephen Harfield, Odette Pearson, Kim Morey, Elaine Kite, Karla Canuto, Karen Glover, Judith Gomersall, Drew Carter, Carol Davy, Edoardo Aromataris, and Annette J. Braunack-Mayer

Post-disaster social work research: A scoping review of the evidence for practice, Louise Harms, Jennifer Boddy, Lyndal Hickey, Kathryn Hay, Melinda Alexander, Lynne Briggs, Lesley L. Cooper, Margaret Alston, Patricia Fronek, Amanda Howard, Carole Adamson, and Tricia Hazeleger

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Sustainability of identification and response to domestic violence in antenatal care: The SUSTAIN Study, Kelsey Hegarty, Jo Spangaro, Jane Koziol-McLain, Jeannette Walsh, Amelia Lee, Minerva Kyei-Onanjiri, Robyn Matthews, Jodie Valpied, Jenny Chapman, Leesa Hooker, Elizabeth McLindon, Kitty Novy, and Kim Spurway

The efficiency of Disposable Filter Elements to control worker exposure to diesel particulate matter in underground coal mines, Jennifer M. Hines, Vinodkumar Gopaldasani, Casper J. Badenhorst, and Brian Davies

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Prospective associations with physiological, psychosocial and educational outcomes of meeting Australian 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for the Early Years, Trina Hinkley, Anna Timperio, Amanda Watson, Rachel Duckham, Anthony D. Okely, Dylan P. Cliff, Alison Carver, and Kylie Hesketh

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Effects of Shape, Roughness and Gloss on the Perceived Reflectance of Colored Surfaces, Vanessa Honson, Quan Huynh-Thu, Matthew Arnison, David Monaghan, Zoey J. Isherwood, and Juno Kim

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Self-Regulation and Executive Function Longitudinally Predict Advanced Learning in Preschool, Steven J. Howard and Elena Vasseleu

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Everyday Practices and Activities to Improve Pre-school Self-Regulation: Cluster RCT Evaluation of the PRSIST Program, Steven J. Howard, Elena Vasseleu, Marijka Batterham, and Cathrine Marguerite Neilsen-Hewett

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A Matched Control Trial of a Mental Health Literacy Intervention for Parents in Community Sports Clubs, Diarmuid Hurley, Mark S. Allen, Christian Swann, and Stewart A. Vella

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A Systematic Review of Parent and Caregiver Mental Health Literacy, Diarmuid Hurley, Christian Swann, Mark S. Allen, Helen L. Ferguson, and Stewart A. Vella

A qualitative evaluation of a mental health literacy intervention for parents delivered through community sport clubs, Diarmuid Hurley, Christian F. Swann, Mark S. Allen, and Stewart A. Vella

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Loneliness among people with substance use problems: A narrative systematic review, Isabella Ingram, Peter James Kelly, Frank P. Deane, Amanda Baker, Melvin Goh, Dayle Raftery, and Genevieve A. Dingle

Assessing multimodal literacies in science: semiotic and practical insights from pre-service teacher education, Pauline T. Jones, Annette Turney, Helen Georgiou, and Wendy S. Nielsen

Working together to reduce energy poverty in Timor-Leste with environmentally sustainable community-based economic development: A transnational developmental social work approach, Lynne M. Keevers

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Better Health Choices: Feasability and preliminary effectiveness of a peer delivered healthy lifestyle intervention in a community mental health setting, Peter James Kelly, Amanda Baker, Naomi Fagan, Alyna Turner, Frank P. Deane, Rebecca McKetin, Robin Callister, Clare Collins, Isabella Ingram, Keren Wolstencroft, Camilla Townsend, Briony Osborne, and Adam Zimmermann

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Participation in domains of physical activity among australian youth during the transition from childhood to adolescence: A longitudinal study, Byron Kemp, Anne-Maree Parrish, Marijka Batterham, and Dylan P. Cliff

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'Social screens' and 'the mainstream': longitudinal competitors of non-organized physical activity in the transition from childhood to adolescence, Byron Kemp, Anne-Maree Parrish, and Dylan P. Cliff

A Complexity Perspective on Narrative Identity Reconstruction in Mental Health Recovery, Douglas Kerr, Frank P. Deane, and Trevor P. Crowe

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Pilot study of a serious board game intervention to facilitate narrative identity reconstruction in mental health recovery, Douglas Kerr, Frank P. Deane, and Trevor P. Crowe

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A clinician's quick guide to evidence-based approaches: Narcissistic personality disorder, Ross M. King, Brin F. S Grenyer, Clint G. Gurtman, and Rita Younan

Exploring migrants’ knowledge and skill in seasonal farm work: more than labouring bodies, Natascha Klocker, Olivia V. Dun, Lesley M. Head, and Ananth Gopal

Parental bonding: Psychometric properties and association with lifetime depression and anxiety disorders, Marie-Louise Kullberg, Dominique Maciejewski, Charlotte C. van Schie, Brenda Penninx, and Bernet M. Elzinga

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It is a family affair: Individual experiences and sibling exposure to emotional, physical and sexual abuse and the impact on adult depressive symptoms, Marie Kullberg, Charlotte C. van Schie, Eleonore Van Sprang, Dominique Maciejewski, Catharina Hartman, Bert Van Hemert, Brenda Penninx, and Bernet Elzinga

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Investigating the relationships between social capital, chronic health conditions and health status among Australian adults: Findings from an Australian national cohort survey, Jeong Lee, Lavinia Lin, and Christopher A. Magee

Australian and New Zealand Veterinary Students' Ranking of Issues in Aquatic Animal Welfare and Ethics, Janice Lloyd, Teresa Collins, Amelia Cornish, Christopher J. Degeling, Anne Fawcett, Andrew Fisher, Rafael Freire, Susan Hazel, Jennifer Hood, Jane Johnson, Clive Phillips, Kevin Stafford, Vicky Tzioumis, and Paul McGreevy

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A crisis of underinsurance threatens to scar rural Australia permanently, Chloe Lucas, Christine Eriksen, and David M. J. S Bowman

Integration of three investigations of Novelty, Intensity, and Significance in dishabituation paradigms: A study of the phasic Orienting Reflex, Brett MacDonald and Robert J. Barry

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Effects of an acute physical activity break on test anxiety and math test performance, Myrto Mavilidi, Kim Ouwehand, Nicholas Riley, Paul A. Chandler, and Fred Paas

Therapist beliefs about exposure therapy implementation, Johanna Meyer, Peter James Kelly, and Brett J. Deacon

"When we were young, it really was a treat; now sugar is just the norm every day"-A qualitative study of parents' and young adults' perceptions and consumption of sugary drinks, Caroline Miller, Annette J. Braunack-Mayer, Melanie Wakefield, David Roder, Kerin O'Dea, Joanne Dono, and Kerry Ettridge

Understanding Our Peers with Pablo: Exploring the Merit of an Autism Spectrum Disorder De-stigmatisation Programme Targeting Peers in Irish Early Education Mainstream Settings, Sonia Morris, Gary O'Reilly, and Mitchell K. Byrne

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Do Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD) Self-Management Interventions Consider Health Literacy and Patient Activation? A Systematic Review, Uday Narayan Yadav, Jane Lloyd, Hassan Hosseinzadeh, Keder Prasad Baral, and Mark Fort Harris

Quantitative skin exposure assessment of metals: a systematic literature review of current approaches for risk assessment using the construction industry as an exposure scenario, Carmen Naylor, Brian Davies, and Vinodkumar Gopaldasani

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How to help young children regulate their emotions and behaviours during the pandemic, Cathrine Marguerite Neilsen-Hewett and Steven J. Howard

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Benchmarking the transparency, comprehensiveness and specificity of population nutrition commitments of major food companies in Malaysia, See Hoe Ng, Gary Sacks, Bridget Kelly, Heather Yeatman, Ella Robinson, Boyd Swinburn, Stefanie Vandevijvere, Karuthan Chinna, Mohd Tahir Ismail, and Tilakavati Karupaiah

Relationship between meeting physical activity guidelines and motor competence among low-income school youth, Alessandro Nicolai, Anthony D. Okely, Samuel Logan, Mellina da Silva, Maria Cattuzzo, and David Stodden

Development of a Brief Patient-Administered Screening Tool for Prescription Opioid Dependence for Primary Care Settings, Suzanne Nielsen, Louisa Picco, Gabrielle Campbell, Nicholas Lintzeris, Briony K. Larance, Michael Farrell, Louisa Degenhardt, and Raimondo Bruno

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'Jump start' childcare-based intervention to promote physical activity in pre-schoolers: six-month findings from a cluster randomised trial, Anthony D. Okely, Rebecca M. Stanley, Rachel A. Jones, Dylan P. Cliff, Stewart Trost, Donna Berthelsen, Jo Salmon, Marijka Batterham, Simon Eckermann, John Reilly, Ngiare J. Brown, Karen J. Mickle, Steven J. Howard, Trina Hinkley, Xanne Janssen, Paul A. Chandler, Penny L. Cross, and Fay L. Gowers

"Their needs are higher than what I can do": Moral distress in providers working with Latino immigrant families, Katarzyna J. Olcon and Lauren E. Gulbas

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Crossing boundaries: rethinking the ways that first-in-family students navigate 'barriers' to higher education, Sarah Elizabeth O'Shea

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The stereoscopic advantage for vection persists despite reversed disparity, Stephen Palmisano, Shinji Nakamura, Robert S. Allison, and Bernhard E. Riecke

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Comparing and assessing physical activity guidelines for children and adolescents: A systematic literature review and analysis, Anne-Maree Parrish, Mark Tremblay, Stephanie Carson, Sanne Veldman, Dylan P. Cliff, Stewart A. Vella, Kar Hau Chong, Maria Nacher, Borja Cruz, Yvonne Ellis, Salome Aubert, Billie Spaven, Mohd Sameeha, Zhuiguang Zhang, and Anthony D. Okely

Opioid use and harms associated with a sustained-release tapentadol formulation: A post-marketing surveillance study, Amy Peacock, Natasa Gisev, Sonja Memedovic, Briony K. Larance, Jared Brown, Rose Cairns, Nicholas Buckley, Michael Farrell, and Louisa Degenhardt

Examining the potential of virtual reality to deliver remote rehabilitation, Shiva Pedram, Stephen Palmisano, Pascal Perez, Rebecca Mursic, and Matthew Farrelly

Examining mental health clinical placement quality using a self-determination theory approach, Dana J. Perlman, Christopher F. Patterson, Lorna Moxham, and Shawn G. Burns