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Professor Marie T. Crowe

Marie CroweProfessor

BA(Cant) MNurs(Deakin) PhD(Griff) RPN

Email marie.crowe@otago.ac.nz

Research interests

Marie Crowe's current research involves:

  • Psychotherapy and psychosocial interventions for bipolar disorder and other recurrent mood disorders,
  • Improving health care delivery for mental disorders, particularly bipolar disorder,
  • Clinical effectiveness studies,
  • Conduct of studies in ‘real-world’ clinical settings,
  • Functional recovery in mood disorders,
  • New therapies for mood disorders,
  • Cost-effectiveness of service delivery for recurrent mood disorders,
  • Psychosocial interventions for long-term health conditions,
  • Medication adherence in long-term conditions,

She has expertise in a variety of research methods but has particular expertise qualitative research methods and discourse analysis.

She has been successful in obtaining research funding from a range of sources including HRC, Lotteries and CMRF. She is an experienced project leader.

Teaching responsibilities

Marie co-convenes the Clinical Leadership programme for mental health nurses and the Specialty Entry to Mental Health Nursing and Addictions Programme (NURX 403 and NURX 409).

Thesis supervision

Marie has supervised 20 PhDs and 21 Masters theses to successful completion and is currently supervising 4 PhD students.

Marie has availability to supervise in the following PhD topics:

  • Impact of bipolar disorder on individual and family
  • Interventions for bipolar disorder
  • Psychotherapy or psychosocial interventions for recurrent mood disorders
  • Long term condition management and self management
  • Mental health nursing practice

She is currently supervising two post-doctoral students and several students who have successfully obtained competitive funding.

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Publications

Staps, C., Crowe, M., & Lacey, C. (2019). Effective care for Māori with bipolar disorder: A qualitative study. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/inm.12582

Crowe, M., Jones, V., Stone, M.-A., & Coe, G. (2019). The clinical effectiveness of nursing models of diabetes care: A synthesis of the evidence. International Journal of Nursing Studies. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2019.03.004

Trip, H., Whitehead, L., Crowe, M., Mirfin-Veitch, B., & Daffue, C. (2019). Aging with intellectual disabilities in families: Navigating ever-changing seas: A theoretical model. Qualitative Health Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/1049732319845344

Averill, I. R. E., Beaglehole, B., Douglas, K. M., Jordan, J., Crowe, M. T., Inder, M., Lacey, C. J., Frampton, C. M., … Porter, R. J. (2019). Activation therapy for the treatment of inpatients with depression: Protocol for a randomised control trial compared to treatment as usual. BMC Psychiatry, 19(1), 52. doi: 10.1186/s12888-019-2038-2

Crowe, M., & Porter, R. (2019). Translating evidence into mental health nursing practice: User-centred design. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12514

Chapter in Book - Research

Wilson, L., & Crowe, M. (2016). Using discourse analysis to investigate how bipolar disorder is constructed as an object. In M. O'Reilly & J. N. Lester (Eds.), The Palgrave handbook of adult mental health. (pp. 134-150). Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan. doi: 10.1057/9781137496850_8

Crowe, M., & Carlyle, D. (2009). The person with a diagnosis of personality disorder. In P. Barker (Ed.), Psychiatric and mental health nursing: The craft of caring. (2nd ed.) (pp. 244-251). London: Hodder Arnold.

Crowe, M. (2009). Knowing me and understanding you through discourse. In T. Warne & S. McAndrew (Eds.), Creative approaches to health and social care education: Knowing me, understanding you. (pp. 84-96). London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Crowe, M. T., & O'Malley, J. E. (2004). Mental health nursing care for individuals experiencing mood disorders. In P. R. Joyce & P. B. Mitchell (Eds.), Mood disorders: Recognition and treatment. (pp. 270-282). Sydney, Australia: The University of New South Wales Press Ltd.

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Journal - Research Article

Staps, C., Crowe, M., & Lacey, C. (2019). Effective care for Māori with bipolar disorder: A qualitative study. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/inm.12582

Trip, H., Whitehead, L., Crowe, M., Mirfin-Veitch, B., & Daffue, C. (2019). Aging with intellectual disabilities in families: Navigating ever-changing seas: A theoretical model. Qualitative Health Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/1049732319845344

Crowe, M., Jones, V., Stone, M.-A., & Coe, G. (2019). The clinical effectiveness of nursing models of diabetes care: A synthesis of the evidence. International Journal of Nursing Studies. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2019.03.004

Wilson, L., Crowe, M., Scott, A., & Lacey, C. (2018). Psychoeducation for bipolar disorder: A discourse analysis. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 27(1), 349-357. doi: 10.1111/inm.12328

Inder, M. L., Crowe, M. T., Moor, S., Carter, J. D., Luty, S. E., Frampton, C. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2018). Three-year follow-up after psychotherapy for young people with bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disorders, 20(5), 441-447. doi: 10.1111/bdi.12582

Burrell, B., Jordan, J., Crowe, M., Wilkinson, A., Jones, V., Harris, S., & Gillon, D. (2018). Using intervention mapping to design a self-management programme for older people with chronic conditions. Nursing Inquiry. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/nin.12265

Crowe, M., & Inder, M. (2018). Staying well with bipolar disorder: A qualitative analysis of 5-year follow-up interviews with young people. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 25(4), 236-244. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12455

Manuel, J., Crowe, M., Inder, M., & Henaghan, M. (2018). Suicide prevention in mental health services: A qualitative analysis of coroners' reports. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 27(2), 642-651. doi: 10.1111/inm.12349

Trip, H., Whitehead, L., & Crowe, M. (2018). Perceptions of ageing and future aspirations by people with intellectual disability: A grounded theory study using photo-elicitation. Ageing & Society. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X18001460

Averill, I. R. E., Crowe, M., Frampton, C. M., Beaglehole, B., Lacey, C. J., Jordan, J., Wilson, L. D., Douglas, K. M., & Porter, R. J. (2018). Clinical response to treatment in inpatients with depression correlates with changes in activity levels and psychomotor speed. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 52(7), 652-659. doi: 10.1177/0004867417753549

Inder, M., Lacey, C., & Crowe, M. (2018). Participation in decision-making about medication: A qualitative analysis of medication adherence. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/inm.12516

Wilson, L., Crowe, M., Scott, A., & Lacey, C. (2018). Self-management for bipolar disorder and the construction of the ethical self. Nursing Inquiry, 25(3), e12232. doi: 10.1111/nin.12232

Jordan, J., Crowe, M., Gillon, D., McCall, C., Frampton, C., & Jamieson, H. (2018). Reduced pain reports with increasing cognitive impairment in older persons in New Zealand. American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/1533317518772685

Nejat, N., Whitehead, L., & Crowe, M. (2017). The use of spirituality and religiosity in coping with colorectal cancer. Contemporary Nurse, 53(1), 48-59. doi: 10.1080/10376178.2016.1276401

Crowe, M., Whitehead, L., Bugge, C., Carlyle, D., Carter, J., & Maskill, V. (2017). Living with sub-optimal glycemic control: The experiences of Type 2 diabetes diagnosis and education. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 73(3), 612-621. doi: 10.1111/jan.13145

Jones, V., & Crowe, M. (2017). How people from ethnic minorities describe their experiences of managing type-2 diabetes mellitus: A qualitative meta-synthesis. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 76, 78-91. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2017.08.016

Crowe, M., Gillon, D., Jordan, J., & McCall, C. (2017). Older peoples’ strategies for coping with chronic non-malignant pain: A qualitative meta-synthesis. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 68, 40-50. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2016.12.009

Crowe, M., Jordan, J., Gillon, D., McCall, C., Frampton, C., & Jamieson, H. (2017). The prevalence of pain and its relationship to falls, fatigue and depression in a cohort of older people living in the community. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 73(11), 2642-2651. doi: 10.1111/jan.13328

Whitehead, L. C., Crowe, M. T., Carter, J. D., Maskill, V. R., Carlyle, D., Bugge, C., & Frampton, C. M. A. (2017). A nurse-led interdisciplinary approach to promote self-management of type 2 diabetes: A process evaluation of post-intervention experiences. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 23(2), 264-271. doi: 10.1111/jep.12594

Whitehead, L. C., Crowe, M. T., Carter, J. D., Maskill, V. R., Carlyle, D., Bugge, C., & Frampton, C. M. A. (2017). A nurse-led education and cognitive behaviour therapy-based intervention among adults with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes: A randomised controlled trial. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 23(4), 821-829. doi: 10.1111/jep.12725

Crowe, M., Whitehead, L., Seaton, P., Jordan, J., McCall, C., Maskill, V., & Trip, H. (2017). Qualitative meta-synthesis: The experience of chronic pain across conditions. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 73(5), 1004-1016. doi: 10.1111/jan.13174

Jones, V., Whitehead, L., & Crowe, M. T. (2016). Self-efficacy in managing chronic respiratory disease: Parents' experiences. Contemporary Nurse, 52(2-3), 341-351. doi: 10.1080/10376178.2016.1213647

Crowe, M., Beaglehole, B., & Inder, M. (2016). Social rhythm interventions for bipolar disorder: A systematic review and rationale for practice. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 23(1), 3-11. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12271

Whitehead, L. C., Unahi, K., Burrell, B., & Crowe, M. T. (2016). The experience of fatigue across long-term conditions: A qualitative meta-synthesis. Journal of Pain & Symptom Management, 52(1), 131-143. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2016.02.013

Nejat, N., Whitehead, L., & Crowe, M. (2016). Exploratory psychometric properties of the Farsi and English versions of the Spiritual Needs Questionnaire (SpNQ). Religions, 7(7), 84. doi: 10.3390/rel7070084

Wilkinson, M., Whitehead, L., & Crowe, M. (2016). Nurses perspectives on long-term condition self-management: A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(1-2), 240-246. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13072

Burrell, B., Jordan, J., Crowe, M., Wilkinson, A., Williman, J., Jones, V., Harris, S., & Gillon, D. (2016). Life-balance self-management programme for community-based older adults living with chronic disease: A feasibility study. European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare, 4(3), 459-466. doi: 10.5750/ejpch.v4i3.1128

Davies, N., Crowe, M., & Whitehead, L. (2016). Establishing routines to cope with the loneliness associated with widowhood: A narrative analysis. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 23(8), 532-539. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12339

Crowe, M., Jordan, J., Burrell, B., Jones, V., Gillon, D., Harris, S., & Wilkinson, A. (2016). Clinical effectiveness of transdiagnostic health management interventions for older people with multimorbidity: A quantitative systematic review. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 72(10), 2315-2329. doi: 10.1111/jan.13011

Crowe, M., Jordan, J., Burrell, B., Jones, V., Gillon, D., & Harris, S. (2016). Mindfulness-based stress reduction for long-term physical conditions: A systematic review. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 50(1), 21-32. doi: 10.1177/0004867415607984

Reid, J., Cormack, D., & Crowe, M. (2016). The significance of socially-assigned ethnicity for self-identified Māori accessing and engaging with primary healthcare in New Zealand. Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness & Medicine, 20(2), 143-160. doi: 10.1177/1363459315568918

Inder, M. L., Crowe, M. T., Luty, S. E., Carter, J. D., Moor, S., Frampton, C. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2016). Prospective rates of suicide attempts and nonsuicidal self-injury by young people with bipolar disorder participating in a psychotherapy study. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 50(2), 167-173. doi: 10.1177/0004867415622268

Reid, J., Cormack, D., & Crowe, M. (2016). The significance of relational continuity of care for Māori patient engagement with predominantly non-Māori doctors: Findings from a qualitative study. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 40(2), 120-125. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12447

Inder, M. L., Crowe, M. T., Luty, S. E., Carter, J. D., Moor, S., Frampton, C. M., & Joyce, P. R. (2015). Randomized, controlled trial of interpersonal and social rhythm therapy for young people with bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disorders, 17(2), 128-138. doi: 10.1111/bdi.12273

Crowe, M., Beaglehole, B., Wells, H. J., & Porter, R. (2015). Non-pharmacological strategies for treatment of inpatient depression. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 49(3), 215-226. doi: 10.1177/0004867415569799

Inder, M. L., Crowe, M. T., & Porter, R. (2015). Effect of transmeridian travel and jetlag on mood disorders: Evidence and implications. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867415598844

Crowe, M., Inder, M., & Porter, R. (2015). Conducting qualitative research in mental health: Thematic and content analyses. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 49(7), 616-623. doi: 10.1177/0004867415582053

Crowe, M., & Carlyle, D. (2015). Is open access sufficient? A review of the quality of open-access nursing journals. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 24(1), 59-64. doi: 10.1111/inm.12098

Carter, J. D., Crowe, M. T., Jordan, J., McIntosh, V. V. W., Frampton, C., & Joyce, P. R. (2015). Predictors of response to CBT and IPT for depression: The contribution of therapy process. Behaviour Research & Therapy, 74, 72-79. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2015.09.003

Manuel, J., & Crowe, M. (2014). Clinical responsibility, accountability, and risk aversion in mental health nursing: A descriptive, qualitative study. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 23(4), 336-343. doi: 10.1111/inm.12063

Crowe, M., & Porter, R. (2014). Inpatient treatment for mania: A review and rationale for adjunctive interventions. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 48(8), 716-721. doi: 10.1177/0004867414540754

Vierck, E., Porter, R. J., Luty, S. E., Moor, S., Crowe, M. T., Carter, J. D., Inder, M. L., & Joyce, P. R. (2013). Further evidence for slow binocular rivalry rate as a trait marker for bipolar disorder. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 47(4), 371-379. doi: 10.1177/0004867412474105

Carlyle, D., Crowe, M., & Deering, D. (2012). Models of care delivery in mental health nursing practice: A mixed method study. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 19(3), 221-230. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2850.2011.01784.x

Crowe, M., Porter, R., Inder, M., Lacey, C., Carlyle, D., & Wilson, L. (2012). Effectiveness of interventions to improve medication adherence in bipolar disorder. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46(4), 317-326. doi: 10.1177/0004867411428101

Crowe, M., Inder, M., Carlyle, D., Wilson, L., Whitehead, L., Panckhurst, A., … Frampton, C., & Joyce, P. (2012). Nurse-led delivery of specialist supportive care for bipolar disorder: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 19(5), 446-454. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2850.2011.01822.x

Moor, S., Crowe, M., Luty, S., Carter, J., & Joyce, P. R. (2012). Effects of comorbidity and early age of onset in young people with Bipolar Disorder on self harming behaviour and suicide attempts. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136(3), 1212-1215. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2011.10.018

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