Dr Meredith Gresham
Visiting Fellow

Dr Meredith Gresham

PhD (Sydney) B.App. Sci. O.T.( Sydney) Dip.Arts Mus. (Qld Con) A.Mus A.

Medicine & Health
Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing
  • Book Chapters | 2013
    Koopmans RTCM; Thompson D; Withall A; Gresham M; Conn D; Chow T; Pasquier F; Lebert F; Bakker C; de Vugt M; Rosness T; Johannessen A; Yang Y-J; Rettenmaier D, 2013, 'Services for people with young onset dementia', in DeWaal H; Lyketsos C; Ames D; OBrien J (ed.), Designing and Delivering Dementia Services, WILEY-BLACKWELL, pp. 33 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118378663.ch3
  • Journal articles | 2023
    Allam I; Gresham M; Phillipson L; Brodaty H; Low LF, 2023, 'Beliefs around help-Seeking and Support for Dementia in the Australian Arabic Speaking Community', Dementia, 22, pp. 995 - 1009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/14713012231166170
    Journal articles | 2023
    Hevink M; Wolfs C; Ponds R; Doucet S; McAiney C; Vedel I; Maćkowiak M; Rymaszewska J; Rait G; Robinson L; Poole M; Gresham M; Jeon YH; Phillipson L; Low LF; Brodaty H; de Vugt M; Verhey F, 2023, 'Experiences of people with dementia and informal caregivers with post-diagnostic support: Data from the international COGNISANCE study', International journal of geriatric psychiatry, 38, pp. e5916, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gps.5916
    Journal articles | 2023
    Low L-F; Duckworth TJ; King L; Gresham M; Phillipson L; Jeon Y-H; Brodaty H, 2023, 'Care Planning for Community-Dwelling People with Dementia: A Systematic Scoping Review', HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE IN THE COMMUNITY, 2023, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2023/4674120
    Journal articles | 2023
    Low LF; Gresham M; Phillipson L, 2023, 'Further development needed: models of post-diagnostic support for people with dementia', Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 36, pp. 104 - 111, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/YCO.0000000000000848
    Journal articles | 2023
    Phillipson L; Hevink M; McAiney C; Gresham M; Conway E; Mackowiak M; Szczesniak D; Smith L; Brodaty H; Low LF, 2023, 'The Utility of Researcher-Driven Projective and Enabling Techniques to Support Engagement in Research About Dementia Diagnosis and Post-Diagnostic Support', International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 22, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/16094069231203131
    Journal articles | 2023
    Wesson J; du Toit SHJ; Wales K; Gresham M; Flavin T; Brodaty H, 2023, 'Australian National Aged Care Classification behaviour assessment and people living with dementia in residential aged care: Inclusive language for reform?', Australasian Journal on Ageing, 42, pp. 234 - 240, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.13142
    Journal articles | 2023
    Zheng J; Gresham M; Phillipson L; Hall D; Jeon YH; Brodaty H; Low LF, 2023, 'Exploring the usability, user experience and usefulness of a supportive website for people with dementia and carers', Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17483107.2023.2180546
    Journal articles | 2022
    O’Connor CMC; Gresham M; Poulos RG; Hudson W; Jackman J; Clemson L; McGilton KS; Cameron ID; Radoslovich H; Poulos CJ, 2022, 'Translating reablement research for dementia practice: development of a handbook using implementation science', Disability and Rehabilitation, 44, pp. 1524 - 1536, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2020.1797910
    Journal articles | 2021
    Gresham M; Morris T; Min Chao S; Lorang C; Cunningham C, 2021, 'Specialist residential dementia care for people with severe and persistent behaviours: A ten-year retrospective review', Australasian Journal on Ageing, 40, pp. 309 - 316, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12964
    Journal articles | 2021
    Gresham MD; Low LF; Phillipson L; Jeon YH; Swaffer K; Brodaty H, 2021, 'Facing the void: The experience of Australian care partners and people living with dementia following diagnosis', Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association, 17, pp. e056629, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/alz.056629
    Journal articles | 2021
    Low LF; Laver K; Lawler K; Swaffer K; Bahar-Fuchs A; Bennett S; Blair A; Burton J; Callisaya M; Cations M; MC O'Connor C; Gresham M; Lewin G; Messent P; Poulos CJ; Wesson J; Scott TL; Rees G, 2021, 'We need a model of health and aged care services that adequately supports Australians with dementia', Medical Journal of Australia, 214, pp. 66 - 68.e1, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50911
    Journal articles | 2021
    Sinclair C; Bajic-Smith J; Gresham M; Blake M; Bucks RS; Field S; Clayton JM; Radoslovich H; Agar M; Kurrle S, 2021, 'Professionals’ views and experiences in supporting decision-making involvement for people living with dementia', Dementia, 20, pp. 84 - 105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1471301219864849
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dyer SM; Standfield LB; Fairhall N; Cameron ID; Gresham M; Brodaty H; Crotty M, 2020, 'Supporting community-dwelling older people with cognitive impairment to stay at home: A modelled cost analysis', Australasian Journal on Ageing, 39, pp. e506 - e514, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12818
    Journal articles | 2020
    O'Connor CMC; Gresham M; Poulos RG; Clemson L; McGilton KS; Cameron ID; Hudson W; Radoslovich H; Jackman J; Poulos CJ, 2020, 'Understanding in the Australian aged care sector of reablement interventions for people living with dementia: A qualitative content analysis', BMC Health Services Research, 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-020-4977-1
    Journal articles | 2020
    van den Berg MEL; Winsall M; Dyer SM; Breen F; Gresham M; Crotty M, 2020, 'Understanding the Barriers and Enablers to Using Outdoor Spaces in Nursing Homes: A Systematic Review.', Gerontologist, 60, pp. e254 - e269, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnz055
    Journal articles | 2019
    Gresham M; Taylor L; Keyes S; Wilkinson H; McIntosh D; Cunningham C, 2019, 'Developing evaluation of signage for people with dementia', HOUSING CARE AND SUPPORT, 22, pp. 153 - 161, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/HCS-12-2018-0035
    Journal articles | 2019
    Sinclair C; Gersbach K; Hogan M; Blake M; Bucks R; Auret K; Clayton J; Stewart C; Field S; Radoslovich H; Agar M; Martini A; Gresham M; Williams K; Kurrle S, 2019, '“A Real Bucket of Worms”: Views of People Living with Dementia and Family Members on Supported Decision-Making', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 16, pp. 587 - 608, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-019-09945-x
    Journal articles | 2018
    Gresham M; Heffernan M; Brodaty H, 2018, 'The Going to Stay at Home program: Combining dementia caregiver training and residential respite care', International Psychogeriatrics, 30, pp. 1697 - 1706, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1041610218000686
    Journal articles | 2018
    Poulos RG; Gresham M; O'Connor CM; Poulos CJ, 2018, 'Bridging the gap: From reablement policy to practice for people with dementia', Alzheimer's and Dementia: Translational Research and Clinical Interventions, 4, pp. 508 - 509, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trci.2018.08.008
    Journal articles | 2017
    Gill L; McCaffrey N; Cameron ID; Ratcliffe J; Kaambwa B; Corlis M; Fiebig J; Gresham M, 2017, 'Consumer Directed Care in Australia: early perceptions and experiences of staff, clients and carers', HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE IN THE COMMUNITY, 25, pp. 478 - 491, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/hsc.12328
    Journal articles | 2015
    Low LF; Fletcher J; Gresham M; Brodaty H, 2015, 'Community care for the Elderly: Needs and Service Use Study (CENSUS): Who receives home care packages and what are the outcomes?', Australasian Journal on Ageing, 34, pp. E1 - E8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12155
    Journal articles | 2014
    Gresham M; Tsang RSM; Heffernan M; Brodaty H, 2014, 'Study protocol of the Going to Stay at Home program: Evaluation of a residential carer training program to reduce dementia carer distress and burden', SpringerPlus, 3, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2193-1801-3-330
    Journal articles | 2014
    Harrison F; Low LF; Barnett A; Gresham M; Brodaty H, 2014, 'What do clients expect of community care and what are their needs? The Community care for the Elderly: Needs and Service Use Study (CENSUS)', Australasian Journal on Ageing, 33, pp. 206 - 213, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12118
    Journal articles | 2013
    Low L; White F; Gresham M; Brodaty H, 2013, 'Desired characteristics and outcomes of community care services for persons with dementia: what is important according to clients, service providers and policy', Australasian Journal on Ageing, EPUB ahead of print, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1741-6612.2012.00625.x
    Journal articles | 2012
    Low L; Chilko NM; Gresham M; Barter S; Brodaty H, 2012, 'An update on the pilot trial of consumer-directed care for older persons in Australia', Australasian Journal on Ageing, 31, pp. 47 - 51, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1741-6612.2011.00572.x
    Journal articles | 2010
    Smith R; Mathews RM; Gresham M, 2010, 'Pre- and postoccupancy evaluation of new dementia care cottages', American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and other Dementias, 25, pp. 265 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1533317509357735
    Journal articles | 1997
    Brodaty H; Gresham M; Luscombe GM, 1997, 'The Prince Henry Hospital dementia caregivers training program', International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 12, pp. 183 - 192
    Journal articles | 1992
    Brodaty H; Gresham M, 1992, 'Prescribing residential respite care for dementia—effects, side‐effects, indications and dosage', International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 7, pp. 357 - 362, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gps.930070509
    Journal articles | 1989
    Brodaty H; Gresham M, 1989, 'Effect of a training programme to reduce stress in carers of patients with dementia', British Medical Journal, 299, pp. 1375 - 1379, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.299.6712.1375
  • Preprints | 2023
    Low L-F; Gresham M; Phillipson L; Jeon Y-H; Hall D; Tan ACW; Wong N; Brodaty H, 2023, Forward with Dementia: process evaluation of an Australian campaign to improve post-diagnostic support, , http://dx.doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-2887624/v1
    Conference Abstracts | 2019
    Dyer S; Standfield L; Gresham M; Brodaty H; Crotty M, 2019, 'What is the financial impact of a dyad training program for people with dementia that delays admission to residential care?', in AUSTRALASIAN JOURNAL ON AGEING, WILEY, Vol. 38, pp. 29 - 30, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000467859100045&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Reports | 2019
    O'Connor C; Poulos CJ; Gresham M; Poulos RG, 2019, Supporting independence and function in people living with dementia: a technical guide to the evidence supporting reablement interventions (2nd edition), HammondCare, Sydney, https://www.hammond.com.au/research/dementia-resources/supporting-people-living-with-dementia-through-reablement
    Reports | 2019
    Sinclair C; Kurrle S; Field S; Agar M; Williams K; Bucks R; Clayton J; Stewart C; Blake M; Auret K; Gresham M; Martini A; Radoslovich H, 2019, Supported Decision-Making in Dementia Care: Final Project Report, NHMRC Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre, Sydney, https://cdpc.sydney.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/CDPC_Supported_Decision-Making_Final_Project_Report.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Beattie E; Fielding E; Neville C; Readford M; Gresham M, 2012, 'Carers of people with dementia: respite use and non-use', in AUSTRALASIAN JOURNAL ON AGEING, WILEY-BLACKWELL, pp. 4 - 4, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000310972700011&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Gresham M; Chilcott C; Thompson E, 2011, 'Can assistive technology reduce family caregiver burden?', in INTERNATIONAL PSYCHOGERIATRICS, CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, pp. S173 - S174, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000300101100250&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Gresham M; McIntosh D; Sarkodee K; Darrow F, 2011, 'Streeton Cottage: Australia's first residential service dedicated to caring for younger people living with dementia', in INTERNATIONAL PSYCHOGERIATRICS, CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, pp. S248 - S248, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000300101100340&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2009
    Gresham M, 2009, 'A RESPONSE TO SEVERELY AND PERSISTENTLY CHALLENGING BEHAVIOURS OF OLDER PEOPLE: THE SOUTHWOOD SPECIAL CARE PROGRAM', in AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY, SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, pp. A27 - A27, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000414835600090&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

#Education of care partners of people living with dementia, reablement in dementia, dementia education of aged care staff, modification of the built environment to promote independence and function of people living with dementia and the use of novel bidet assistive technology in personal care of frail older people and those living with dementia.