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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

Wells, H. J., Crowe, M., & Inder, M. (2020). Why people choose to participate in psychotherapy for depression: A qualitative study. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 27, 417-424. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12597

Douglas, K. M., Jordan, J., Inder, M. L., Crowe, M. T., Mulder, R., Lacey, C., Beaglehole, B., … Porter, R. J. (2020). Cognitive remediation for outpatients with recurrent mood disorders: A feasibility study. Journal of Psychiatric Practice, 26(4), 273-283. doi: 10.1097/pra.0000000000000487

Crowe, M., Inder, M., Douglas, K., Carlyle, D., Wells, H. J., Jordan, J., Lacey, C., Mulder, R., Beaglehole, B., & Porter, R. (2020). Interpersonal and social rhythm therapy for patients with major depressive disorder. American Journal of Psychology, 73(1), 29-34. doi: 10.1176/appi.psychotherapy.20190024

Crowe, M., Porter, R., Inder, M., Carlyle, D., Luty, S., Lacey, C., & Frampton, C. (2020). Clinical effectiveness trial of adjunctive interpersonal and social rhythm therapy for patients with bipolar disorder. American Journal of Psychotherapy. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1176/appi.psychotherapy.20190035

Cunningham, R., Crowe, M., Stanley, J., Haitana, T., Pitama, S., Porter, R., Baxter, J., Huria, T., Mulder, R., Clark, M. T. R., & Lacey, C. (2020). Gender and mental health service use in bipolar disorder: National cohort study. BJPsych Open, 6(6), 138. doi: 10.1192/bjo.2020.117

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Crowe, M., Gillon, D., McCall, C., & Jordan, J. (2019). "Pain takes over everything": The experience of pain and strategies for management. In S. van Rysewyk (Ed.), Meanings of pain (Vol. 2): Common types of pain and language. (pp. 59-76). Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-24154-4_4

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. (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., & 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. 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

Wells, H. J., Crowe, M., & Inder, M. (2020). Why people choose to participate in psychotherapy for depression: A qualitative study. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 27, 417-424. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12597

Cunningham, R., Crowe, M., Stanley, J., Haitana, T., Pitama, S., Porter, R., Baxter, J., Huria, T., Mulder, R., Clark, M. T. R., & Lacey, C. (2020). Gender and mental health service use in bipolar disorder: National cohort study. BJPsych Open, 6(6), 138. doi: 10.1192/bjo.2020.117

Crowe, M., Porter, R., Inder, M., Carlyle, D., Luty, S., Lacey, C., & Frampton, C. (2020). Clinical effectiveness trial of adjunctive interpersonal and social rhythm therapy for patients with bipolar disorder. American Journal of Psychotherapy. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1176/appi.psychotherapy.20190035

Crowe, M., Inder, M., Douglas, K., Carlyle, D., Wells, H. J., Jordan, J., Lacey, C., Mulder, R., Beaglehole, B., & Porter, R. (2020). Interpersonal and social rhythm therapy for patients with major depressive disorder. American Journal of Psychology, 73(1), 29-34. doi: 10.1176/appi.psychotherapy.20190024

Douglas, K. M., Jordan, J., Inder, M. L., Crowe, M. T., Mulder, R., Lacey, C., Beaglehole, B., … Porter, R. J. (2020). Cognitive remediation for outpatients with recurrent mood disorders: A feasibility study. Journal of Psychiatric Practice, 26(4), 273-283. doi: 10.1097/pra.0000000000000487

Porter, R. J., Inder, M., Douglas, K. M., Moor, S., Carter, J. D., Frampton, C. M. A., & Crowe, M. (2020). Improvement in cognitive function in young people with bipolar disorder: Results from participants in an 18-month randomised controlled trial of adjunctive psychotherapy. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 54(3), 272-281. doi: 10.1177/0004867419887794

Petrović-van der Deen, F., Cunningham, R., Manuel, J., Gibb, S., Porter, R. J., Pitama, S., Crowe, M., Crengle, S., & Lacey, C. (2020). Exploring indigenous ethnic inequities in first episode psychosis in New Zealand: A national cohort study. Schizophrenia Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2020.09.004

Cunningham, R., Stanley, J., Haitana, T., Pitama, S., Crowe, M., Mulder, R., Porter, R., & Lacey, C. (2020). The physical health of Māori with bipolar disorder. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/0004867420954290

Crowe, M., Porter, R., Douglas, K., Inder, M., Lacey, C., Jordan, J., & Wells, H. J. (2020). Patients' experiences of cognitive functioning in recurrent depression: A qualitative study. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing, 27, 321-329. doi: 10.1111/jpm.12603

Trip, H., Whitehead, L., & Crowe, M. (2020). Perceptions of ageing and future aspirations by people with intellectual disability: A grounded theory study using photo-elicitation. Ageing & Society, 40, 966-983. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X18001460

Inder, M., Lacey, C., & Crowe, M. (2019). Participation in decision-making about medication: A qualitative analysis of medication adherence. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 28(1), 181-189. doi: 10.1111/inm.12516

Burrell, B., Jordan, J., Crowe, M., Wilkinson, A., Jones, V., Harris, S., & Gillon, D. (2019). Using intervention mapping to design a self-management programme for older people with chronic conditions. Nursing Inquiry, 26, e12265. doi: 10.1111/nin.12265

Gottlieb, J. F., Benedetti, F., Geoffroy, P. A., Henriksen, T. E. G., Lam, R. W., Murray, G., … Crowe, M., … Inder, M., … Porter, R., … Chen, S. (2019). The chronotherapeutic treatment of bipolar disorders: A systematic review and practice recommendations from the ISBD task force on chronotherapy and chronobiology. Bipolar Disorders, 21, 741-773. doi: 10.1111/bdi.12847

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, 29(11), 1595-1610. doi: 10.1177/1049732319845344

Staps, C., Crowe, M., & Lacey, C. (2019). Effective care for Māori with bipolar disorder: A qualitative study. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 28, 776-783. doi: 10.1111/inm.12582

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

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, 33(7), 463-470. doi: 10.1177/1533317518772685

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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. (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

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., 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

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

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