Manager of Research

Qualifications:

PhD (Clinical Psychology), 2017

M.A. (Psychology), 2010

B.A. (Hons.) Psychology, 2008

Areas of interest:

Parenting, couple and child relationships; Project management; Early intervention; Evidence-based interventions; Research and evaluation; Chronic illness; Improving outcomes for individuals with disabilities.

Contact: ALohan@raq.org.au

Publications:

Journal Articles

Lohan, A., Morawska, A. & Mitchell, A.E. (2017). Parenting challenges related to child diabetes behaviour: Validation of the Diabetes Behaviour Checklist. Comprehensive Child and Adolescent Nursing, in press. Accepted for publication (21/04/17).

Lohan, A., Morawska, A. & Mitchell, A. (2017). Associations between parental factors and child diabetes management related behaviours. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, in press. Accepted for publication (17/03/17).

Lohan, A., Mitchell, A.E., Filus, A., Sofronoff, K. & Morawska, A. (2016). Positive parenting for healthy living (Triple P) for parents of children with type 1 diabetes: protocol of a randomised controlled trial. BMC Pediatrics, 16 (1), 158. doi :10.1186/s12887-016-0697-4. Full-text available at: http://rdcu.be/nfCp

Lohan, A., Morawska, A. & Mitchell, A.E. (2015). A systematic review of parenting interventions for parents of children with type 1 diabetes. Child: Care, Health & Development. doi:10.1111/cch.12278

Book Chapters

Sharma, R. & Lohan, A. (2016). Psychosocial Interventions for Individuals with Intellectual Disability. In Handbook of Research on Diagnosing, Treating, and Managing Intellectual Disabilities (pp. 262-282). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0089-6.ch014

Conference Presentations

Mitchell, A., Morawska, A., Lohan, A., Filus, A., Sofronoff, K. & Batch, J. (2016, 22-25 June). Randomised controlled trial of Positive Parenting for Healthy Living (Triple P) for parents of children with type 1 diabetes. World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Melbourne, Australia.

Morawska, A., Lohan, A. & Mitchell, A. (2016, February). What influences diabetes behaviour in children? Paper presented at the 18th Annual Helping Families Change Conference: Banff, Canada.

Mitchell, A., Lohan, A. & Morawska, A. (2015, 7-10 October).The role of parenting interventions in the management of children with type 1 diabetes.(Poster). Joint Annual Conference of the International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes and Australasian Pediatric Endocrine Group, Brisbane, Australia.

Lohan, A., Morawska, A. & Mitchell, A. (2015, February). Triple P for parents of young children with type 1 diabetes. Paper presented at the 17th Annual Helping Families Change Conference: Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Lohan, A., Morawska, A. & Mitchell, A. (2014, October). The effects of parenting intervention on multiple child, parent and family outcomes. Paper presented at the 37th Annual Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy Conference: Perth, Australia.

Morawska, A., Lohan, A. & Mitchell, A. (2014, February). Parenting challenges related to diabetes management and preferences for accessing parenting support. Paper presented at the 16th Annual Helping Families Change Conference: Sydney, Australia.

Lohan, A., Morawska, A. & Mitchell, A. (2013, July). Parenting interventions for parents of children with type 1 diabetes: A review. Paper presented at the 18th Australasian Human Development Association Conference: Gold Coast, Australia.

Lohan, A., Morawska, A. & Mitchell, A. (2013, February). Parenting interventions for parents of children with type 1 diabetes: A review. Paper presented at the 15th Annual Helping Families Change Conference: Los Angeles, USA.