Publications and Presentations

Publications

Understanding systemic problems in providing mental health services to people with an intellectual disability and co-morbid mental disorders in Victoria
Author: Dr Chad Bennett


Clinical Outcome Data for People with Intellectual Disability and Mental Illness Who Have Utilised the Victorian Dual Disability Service
Authors: Dr Chad Bennett, David Watkins  


The Late Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Conceptual and Systems Issues for Adult Mental Health Services

Authors: Stephen Edwards, Chad Bennett


Psychopathology in intellectual disability: characteristics and outcomes for a population of intellectually disabled people referred to a state-wide specialist mental health service
Authors: Andrew Pridding, Janina Tomasoni


Seclusion Across Mental Health and Disability. Definitions of seclusion, comparing different legislative approaches and the effect of this practice in mental health, dual disability and intellectual disability
Author: Angela Livingstone


Assessing for autism spectrum disorders in adults with longstanding diagnoses of psychotic illness and intellectual disability
Authors: Chad Bennett (psychiatrist), Stephen Edwards (psychologist), Felicity Lawrence (psychologist), Janina Tomasoni (psychologist), David Watkins (psychiatric nurse)


Services in Victoria for People with a Dual Disability
Authors: Dr Chad Bennett, Steve Edwards

 

Presentations

The Diagnosis of Autism in Women and Girls

 

Dual Disability Forum

 

The Victorian Dual Disability Service recognises the Traditional Owners of the land on which our office islocated; the Wurundjeri People of the Kulin Nations. We pay our respects to Elders past and present and welcome all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to our health service.