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Researcher: Stephens, MJ (Ms Miranda Stephens)

Research Fields

Biological Psychology (Neuropsychology, Psychopharmacology, Physiological Psychology)
Health and Community Services
Mental Health
Community Child Health
Care for Disabled
Developmental Psychology and Ageing
Primary Health Care

Research Impact

Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Disability and Functional Capacity
Health and Support Services
Health Inequalities
Child Health
Allied Health Therapies (excl. Mental Health Services)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Circadian variation in Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia; Sixth Australasian Psychophysiology Conference
Counselling with People Who Have an Intellectual Disability: Issues and Challenges
Early intervention for children with an autism spectrum disorder: a rural huband-spokes model and the NDIS; 13th National rural health conference
Early intervention for children with autism: An Australian rural hub and spokes model; Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Early intervention helping children with autism and their families in rural Tasmania
Evaluating the effects of mindfulness-based interventions for informal palliative caregivers: A systematic literature review; Palliative Medicine
Psychology Training for Rural Tasmania: Process, Progress and Potential!; Allied Health Professionals Symposium
Utilisation of evidence-based practices by ASD early intervention service providers; Autism

Research Projects

Evaluating Engagement with Rethink Autism in Tasmania; Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania (DHHS)
Assessing the readiness of mainstream childhood education and care centres to provide ASD early intervention
Autism-readiness in mainstream community childcare
Evaluating Care Outcomes of the Burnie Autism Specific Early Learning and Care Centre (ECO-ASELCC)

Research Candidate Supervision