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Professor Amanda Phelan
Professor in Ageing & Community Nursing, School of Nursing & Midwifery

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Phelan A & O'Shea D, Changing Horizons in the 21st Century: Perspectives on Ageing, first, United Kingdom, Cambridge Scholars, 2020, 1 - 340pp Book, 2020

Phelan A, Advances in Elder Abuse Research: Practice, legislation and policy, first, United Kingdom, Springer, 2020, 1 - 263pp Book, 2020 URL

Phelan A. & Kirwan M. , Contextualising missed care in two healthcare inquiries using a socio-ecological systems approach, Journal of Clinical Nursing, 2020 Journal Article, 2020

Teehan A, Lafferty A., McAuliffe E. O'Sullivan L, Shea D., Nicolson E & Fealy G. , Psychosocial Interventions for Family Carers of People With Dementia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, , Journal of Ageing & Health, 2020, phttps://doi.org/10.1177/089826 Journal Article, 2020

International Journal of Older People Nursing, Wiley, [eds.], 2020 Editorial Board, 2020

Phelan A., Duggan A., McCarthy S. & Fealy G, An Evaluation of a Pilot Programme for Consumer Directed Home Care, IAGG, Gothenburg, May, 2019 Poster, 2019

Gewirtz-Meydan A., Hafford-Letchfield T., Ayalon, T., Benyamini, Y., Biermann, V., Coffey, A., Jackson, J., Phelan, A., Voß P., Geiger Zeman M. , How do older people discuss their own sexuality? A systematic review of qualitative research studies, How do older people discuss their own sexuality? A systematic review of qualitative research studies,, 21, (3), 2019, p293 - 308 Journal Article, 2019

Molloy U & Phelan A, A Review of Documentation of Care Residents Received in the Last Forty-Eight Hours of Life in Two Residential Care Units. Palliative Care or End of Life Care? , IAGG, Gothenburg, May, 2019 Poster, 2019

Molloy U & Phelan A, Living, Loving & Letting go: Person Centred Care and End of Life. , EAPC, Berlin, May, 2019 Oral Presentation, 2019

Molloy U & Phelan A, Palliative care for older people in residential care: From the inside out, Age & Ageing, Innovation, Advances & Excellence in Ageing, Ireland, Sept , 48, (3), 2019, ppiii- Published Abstract, 2019

Phelan A., McCarthy S. & O'Donnell D. , Irish Bank Staff's Experiences of Financial Abuse of Older People-Qualitative Results., IAGG, Gothenburg, May, 2019 Oral Presentation, 2019

Phelan A. & Rickard-Clarke P. , The intersection of human rights and decision making capacity legislation with person-centred approaches. , Age & Ageing, Innovation, Advances & Excellence in Ageing, Ireland, 48, (3), 2019, pp1 Published Abstract, 2019

Phelan A., McCarthy S. & O'Donnell D. , Safeguarding Older People From Financial Abuse: Experiences of Irish Banks, GSA, Austin, Tx, Nov, 2019 Oral Presentation, 2019

Phelan A. , Developing citizen advocacy for adults with intellectual disability, Value for People and Populations: Investing in Integrated Care, , Utrecht, May, 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Campbell J., Davis M., Phelan A., Hanley D. , Dealing with the learning needs of child welfare social and health care workers: A multidisciplinary approach to blended learning, , Social Work Education, 37, (6), 2018, p746 - 760 Journal Article, 2018

Phelan A. & McCarthy S, Missed care in community nursing: An Irish Perspective. , International Philosophy of Nursing Conference,, Galway, August, 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Phelan, A. & McCarthy, S. & Adams, E. , Challenges in care co-ordination: missed care in community nursing., Journal of Integrated Care, Integrated care, Netherlands, Sept , 18, 2018, pp211- Published Abstract, 2018

Phelan A., O'Donnell D. & Duggan A. , Evaluating a consumer directed homecare pilot for older people, IGS, Cavan, 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Phelan A., Downes C., Fealy G. & O'Donnell D. , Piloting the elder abuse suspicion index, , TEMIDA, 21, (3), 2018, p325 - 344 Journal Article, 2018

Teahan, Á. & Lafferty, A. & McAuliffe, E. & Phelan, A. & O'Sullivan, L. & O'Shea, D. & Fealy, G.. , Resilience in family caregiving for people with dementia: A systematic review. , . International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 2018, p1582-1595 Journal Article, 2018

Phelan, A. & McCarthy, S. & O'Donnell, D. , Bank Staff's Experiences of Financial Abuse of Older People., Age & Ageing, Innovation, Advances & Excellence in Ageing, Sept , 47, 2018, pp12- Published Abstract, 2018

Phelan A., McCarthy S. & Adams E. , Examining missed care in community nursing, , Journal of Advanced Nursing, 74, (3), 2018, p626 - 636 Journal Article, 2018

Phelan, A. & McCarthy, S. & Forde, M. & Nicholson, E. & Lafferty, A. & Mcauliffe, E. & O'Sullivan, L. & O'Shea, D. & Fealy, G. , Feasibility of a Resilience-Enhancing Resource for Family Carers of People with Dementia. , Age & Ageing, Sept , 47, (5), 2018, pp1 - 12 Published Abstract, 2018

Phelan A., The role of the nurse in detecting elder abuse and neglect: current perspectives, Nursing Research & Reviews, 5, 2018, p15 - 22 Journal Article, 2018

Researching Ageism through Discourse in, editor(s)Ayalon L. & Tesch Romer C , A Handbook on Ageism , `NYC, Springer, 2018, pp549 - 564, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2018

Phelan, A. & Duggan, A. & O Donnell, D. & Fealy,G. , Evaluating a Consumer Directed Health Care (CDHC) Pilot for Older People in the Community., Age & Ageing, Ireland, Sept, 47, 2018, pp13- Published Abstract, 2018

Phelan A., O'Donnell D. & Fealy G. , Interventions and services which address elder abuse: Findings from an integrated review, , Gerontological Society of Serbia, Belgrade, May, 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Phelan A., O'Donnell D. & McCarthy S. , Bank staff's experiences of financial abuse of older people. , IGS, Cavan, Sept , 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Fealy G., McCarthy S., Phelan A., Forde M., Nicolson E., Lafferty A., McAuliffe E., O'Sullivan L. & O'Shea D. , Developing a resilience-enhancing resource for family carers, 28th Alzheimers' Europe, , Barceloma, October, 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Phelan A., McCarthy S. & Mc Kee J. , Safeguarding staff's experiences of financial abuse, British Journal of Social Work,, 48, (4), 2018, p924 - 942 Journal Article, 2018

Phelan A., McCarthy S., Forde M., Nicolson E., Lafferty A., McAuliffe E., O'Sullivan L., O'Shea D. & Fealy G. , Establishing the feasibility of a resilience-enhancing resource for family carers of people with dementia. , IGS, Cavan, Sept , 2018 Poster, 2018

Phelan A., Rohde, D. & Casey, M., Fealy, G., Felle, P., O'Kelly, G & Lloyd, H. , Back to basics: Building a health service grounded on what people want. , International Journal of Integrated Care. , 15, 2018 Journal Article, 2018

Ageism & Sexuality in, A Handbook on Ageism , NYC, Springer, 2018, pp149 - 162, [Gewirtz-Meyden A., Ayalon L., Benyamini Y., Coffey A., Hafford-Letchfield T., GeigerZeman M., Jackson J., Phelan A. Zeman Z. Voss P.] Book Chapter, 2018

Phelan A. , The Citizens' Assembly: Directing Ageing Policy in Ireland, Gerontological Society of Serbia, , Belgrade, May, 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Phelan A, McCarthy S. & Adams E., Examining the context of community nursing in Ireland and the impact of missed care, , British Journal of Community Nursing, 23, (1), 2018, p34 - 40 Journal Article, 2018

Phelan, A. & Duggan, A. & O Donnell, D. & Fealy, G. , Back to basics: Building a health service grounded on what people want. , Journal of Integrated Care, Integrated Care, Netherlands, Sept , 18, (s2), 2018, pp15- Published Abstract, 2018

Phelan A. & McCarty S., Challenges in Care Co-ordination: Missed Care in Community Nursing, , Value for People and Populations: Investing in Integrated Care, Utrecht, May, 2018 Oral Presentation, 2018

Phelan A. , Back to basics: Building a health service grounded on what people want, , Value for People and Populations: Investing in Integrated Care, , Utrecht, May, 2018 Poster, 2018

Phelan A., Fealy G. & Downes C, Piloting the older adult financial exploitation measure in adult safeguarding services, , Archives of Geriatrics & Gerontology, , 70, 2017, p148 - 154 Journal Article, 2017

O'Sullivan R., Phelan A. & Feely N. , Financial Abuse of Older People: An Irish Perspective., IAGG, San Francisco, July, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Lafferty, A., Teahan, Á, McAuliffe, E., Phelan, A., O'Sullivan, L., O'Shea, D. & Fealy, G, Results of a national survey of family carers of people with dementia: Carer resilience and associated factors. , 7th International Carers Conference, Adelaide, October, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Connolly S. Phelan A. & Casey M. (2017) , Insider research: Being and insider researcher. , 7th International Action Research Colloquium, , Dublin, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Reiga C, Teahan A, Fealy G, Lafferty A, Phelan A, McAuliffe E, O'Sullivan L, McCarthy S, Barriers and facilitators to conducting a patient and public involvement (PPI) project with family carers of people with dementia, , British Society of Gerontology 46th Annual Conference, Swansea, July, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Phelan A. , Innovative interventions in elder abuse prevention and mitigation: An Irish perspective. , IAGG, San Francisco, July, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Phelan A. , Does discourse matter in ageism? , IAGG, San Francisco, July, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Teahan, Á. & Lafferty, A. & Fealy, G. & Mcauliffe, E. & Phelan, A. & O'Sullivan, L. & O'Shea, D. , An Exploration of Resilience among Family Carers of People with Dementia. , International Journal of Integrated Care. , 17, (5), 2017, pA186 Journal Article, 2017

Teahan, Á., Lafferty, A., Fealy. G., McAuliffe, E., Phelan, A., O'Sullivan, L., & O'Shea, D, An Exploration of Resilience among Family Carers of People with Dementia. , 17th International Conference on Integrated Care., Dublin, May, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Reigada C, Lafferty A., Teahan Á, Phelan A., O' Sullivan L., McCarthy S., McAuliffe E., O'Shea E., Fealy G. , Key Considerations in the development of a participatory action research network of family carers of people with dementia. , Age and Ageing. , 43, (3), 2017, pii6 Journal Article, 2017

Leahy-Warren P., Mulcahy H., Benefield L., Bradley C., Coffey A., Donohoe A, Fitzgerald S, Frawley T., El Healy E., Healy M., Kelly M., McCarthy B., McLoughlin K., Meagher C., O'Connell R., O' Mahony A., Paul G., Phelan A., Stokes D., Walsh J. & Savage E. , Conceptualising a model to guide nursing and midwifery in the community guided by an evidence review, BMC Nursing, , 16, (35), 2017, phttps://doi.org/10.1186/s12912 Journal Article, 2017

Phelan A. , Significant interventions to combat financial abuse of older people, IAGG, San Francisco, July, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Phelan A. & McCormack B, Exploring nursing expertise in residential care for older people: A mixed method study, Journal of Advanced Nursing, 72, (10), 2016, p2524 - 2535 Journal Article, 2016

Teahan, Á., Lafferty, A., Fealy, G., McAuliffe, E., Phelan, A., O' Sullivan, L. O' Shea, E, An evidence synthesis of resilience in dementia caregiving: A systematic review, , 45, (2), 2016, ppii1 Published Abstract, 2016

Ramalingam K. & Phelan A. (2016) , Implementing person centred reminiscence education for nurses caring for elderly persons with dementia in long term care settings: An Action Research Approach, , AIGNA Annual Conference, Dundalk, May, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Lafferty, A., Fealy, G., Teahan, Á., McAuliffe, E., Phelan, A., O'Sullivan, L., & O'Shea, D. , Profiling Family Carers of People with Dementia: Results from a National Survey., 64th Irish Gerontological Society Conference. , Kilarney, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Phelan A. , A History of the Present: The Impact of Newspapers' Constructions of Maltreatment in an Irish Nursing Home, International Journal of Research in Nursing, , 7, (1), 2016, p1 - 11 Journal Article, 2016

Phelan A. , Financial abuse of vulnerable adults: Safeguarding staff's experiences and the potential application of the Older Adult Financial Abuse Measure. , TCD International Healthcare Conference, Dublin, Nov, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Molloy U & Phelan A, Embracing ways of knowing: Challenges in presenting data from a co- operative inquiry group. , 6th Action Research Colloquium, , Dublin, June, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Molloy U & Phelan A, Palliative Care or End of Life Care? : Using Death Reviews to Improve Care for Older People Living in Nursing Homes. , 9th World Research Congress for the European Association for Palliative Care. , Dublin, June, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Campbell J, Davis M, Phelan A. , Delivering A Blended Learning Cross-Disciplinary Masters Programme On Child Protection And Welfare. , 11th International Conference on Practice Teaching and Field Education, Belfast, April, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Teahan, A., Lafferty, A, Fealy, G, McAuliffe, E, Phelan, A, O'Sullivan, L, O'Shea, D , An evidence synthesis of resilience in dementia caregiving: A systematic review., Irish Gerontological Society Conference. , Kilarney, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Phelan A. & McCarthy S, Missed care in community nursing, TCD International Health Care Conference, Dublin, Nov, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Molloy U & Phelan A, End of life care documentation in residential care of older people: A chart analysis, 9th World Research Congress for the European Association for Palliative Care, Dublin, June, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

Lafferty, A., Fealy, G., Teahan, Á., McAuliffe, E., Phelan, A., O'Sullivan, L. O'Shea, D, Profiling family carers of people with dementia: Results from a national survey,, 45, (2), 2016, ppi13 Published Abstract, 2016

Phelan A. & Davies M. , Lessons Learned: Public Health Nurses Practice in Safeguarding Children in the Republic of Ireland. , Global Pediatric Health, 2, 2015, p1 - 9 Journal Article, 2015

Phelan A., Fealy G., Downes C. & Donnelly N.A. , Piloting the Elder Abuse Screening Index (EASI) , IAGG, Dublin, May, 2015 Oral Presentation, 2015

Molloy U. & Phelan A. , How do death reviews contribute to the development of a palliative approach to care in older person residential care? An Action Research Approach. , AIGNA Annual Conference, Dundalk, May, 2015 Oral Presentation, 2015

Davis M., Phelan A., O'Brien V. & Campbell J. (, Equipping practitioners to deal with child protection and welfare: an interdisciplinary model for delivering blended learning, IPL conference, , Dublin, October, 2015 Oral Presentation, 2015

O'Donovan B & Phelan A. , Malnutrition screening of older people by community nurses: An imperative for population health in Ireland. , NUIG, International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Galway, March-April, 2015 Oral Presentation, 2015

Phelan A. , Examining the synergy of practice: The Irish public health nurse's potential from the first post-natal visit and beyond. , Global Pediatric Health, (1), 2015, pDOI 10.1177/2333794X14553623 Journal Article, 2015

JAIGNA, Ireland, AIGNA, [eds.], 2015 Editorial Board, 2015

Phelan A. , Older people identified by social services to be at risk of abuse have higher rates of hospitalization, , BMJ Evidence Based Nursing, , 18, 2015, p5 Journal Article, 2015

Davis M., Phelan A., O'Brien V. & Campbell J. , Equipping practitioners to deal with child protection and welfare: an interdisciplinary model for delivering blended learning. , 11th International Conference on Practice Teaching and Field Education, , Belfast, May, 2015 Oral Presentation, 2015

Phelan A., Protecting care home residents from mistreatment and abuse: on the need for policy, Risk Management and Healthcare Policy, , 8, 2014, p215 - 223 Journal Article, 2014

Lafferty A., Phelan A. & Fealy G, Non-compliance with residential care standards: Towards a risk management framework for the prevention of maltreatment, NCPOP, Dublin, 2014 Report, 2014

O' Donnell D., Phelan A. & Fealy G. , Interventions and service which address elder abuse: An integrated review, , NCPOP, Dublin, 2014 Report, 2014

Phelan A., Fealy G. Downes C. & Donnelly N. , The Elder Abuse Suspicion Index: A Pilot study to Test its Reliability in an Irish Context, Dublin NCPOP, 2014 Report, 2014

Phelan A., Fealy G. Downes C. & Donnelly N. , Pilot study to test the appropriateness of the Older Adult Financial Exploitation Measure in an Irish context. , Dublin, 2014 Report, 2014

Phelan A. , Irish approaches to safeguarding adults. , Journal of Adult Protection, 15, (6), 2013, p275 - 279 Journal Article, 2013

Lafferty A., Drennan J., Treacy MP, Fealy G., Phelan A., Lyons I. & Hall P. , Prevalence and types of abuse in residential care facilities in Ireland, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 182, (6), 2013, pS222 Journal Article, 2013

Phelan A. , Elder abuse: A review of progress in Ireland, Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 26, (2), 2013, p172 - 188 Journal Article, 2013

Phelan A. , Primary healthcare for older people: editorial comments, International Journal of Older Person Nursing, 8, (2), 2013, p81 - 82 Journal Article, 2013

Phelan A. & Fealy G. (2013) , Turning research into practice: A case study of the National Centre for the Protection of Older People in Ireland, . International Federation on Ageing. , Istanbul, October, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

Downes C., Fealy G., Phelan A., Donnelly N. & Lafferty A, Abuse of older people with dementia: A review. , 2013 Report, 2013

Phelan A. & McCormack B. , The expertise of the registered nurse in enhancing delivery to older people in long-term care in Ireland. , International Federation on Ageing Conference, Istanbul, October, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

Lafferty A., Drennan J., Treacy MP, Fealy G., Phelan A., Lyons I. & Hall P. , Prevalence and types of abuse in residential care facilities in Ireland. , 61st Annual and Scientific Meeting of the Irish Gerontological Society, , Dublin, Sept , 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

Downes C., Fealy G. Phelan A. & Donnolly N. , Elder Abuse of People with Dementia: A Review. , International Federation on Ageing Conference, Istanbul, October, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

Phelan A., International perspectives on elder abuse, first, United Kingdom, Routledge, 2013, 1 - 256pp Book, 2013

Downes C., Fealy G. Phelan A. & Donnolly N. , Elder Abuse and dementia: A review of the literature , International Nursing & Midwifery Conference, NUIG, Galway, April, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

Phelan A. & Daly O. , Blended learning with Elluminate live. , EDTech conference, , Cork, May, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

Fealy G., Donnelly N.A., Bergin A., Treacy M.P. & Phelan A. , Financial abuse of older people: A review., Dublin, 2012 Report, 2012

Phelan A. , Financial elder abuse: Concepts and promising strategies to combat the issue, . International Federation on Ageing Conference, , Prague, June, 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

. Naughton C., Drennan J., Lyons I., Lafferty A., Treacy M., Phelan A., O'Loughlin A., & Delaney L. (, Elder Abuse & Neglect in Ireland: Results from a national prevalence study, , Age and Ageing. , 41, (1), 2012, p98 - 103 Journal Article, 2012

Citizenship and Older People in, editor(s)Petty D. & McFarland C , Citizenship: Practices, Types and Challenges., NYC, Nova Publishers, 2012, pp83 - 94, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2012

Phelan A. , An Ecological Framework for the delivery of Child Health by Public Health Nurses in Ireland. , 31st International Nursing & Midwifery Research & Education Conference, RCSI Dublin, Sept , 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Phelan A. , An Ecological Framework for the delivery of Child Health by Public Health Nurses in Ireland. , 31st International Nursing & Midwifery Research & Education Conference, RCSI Dublin, Sept , 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Phelan, A., Treacy M.P., Donnelly N.A., & Fealy G, Approaches to screening older people for elder abuse., British Gerontological Society 41st meeting, May, 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Phelan A. & Treacy M.P. , The use of screening tools in elder abuse. , Brussels, Sept, 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse in the Emergency Department, International Emergency Nursing, 20, (4), 2012, p214 - 220 Journal Article, 2012

Phelan A. , Addressing the challenge of elder abuse: The Irish experience, European Union Geriatric Medicine Society (EUGMS) , Brussels, 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Phelan A. , Using Person Centred approaches to address elder abuse: The potential for Nursing Practice. , 31st International Nursing & Midwifery Research & Education Conference, , RCSI Dublin, Sept , 2012 Poster, 2012

Phelan A. , An Ecological Framework for the delivery of Child Health by Public Health Nurses in Ireland. , 31st International Nursing & Midwifery Research & Education Conference, RCSI Dublin, Sept , 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Phelan A. , Financial abuse of Older People: A review of issues, best practices and future recommendation, European Union Geriatric Medicine Society (EUGMS), Brussels, Sept , 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Drennan J., Lafferty A., Treacy M.P., Fealy G., Phelan A., Lyons I. & Hall P. , Older people in residential settings: Results of a national survey of staff-residential interaction,, Drennan J., Lafferty A., Treacy M.P., Fealy G., Phelan A., Lyons I. & Hall P. , 2012 Report, 2012

O'Farrell M. & Phelan A. , Agitation in dementia: a review of the literature. , FEASA- Newsletter of the All-Ireland Gerontologial Nurses' Association, , 4, (1), 2012, p1 - 11 Journal Article, 2012

Phelan A., Treacy M.P. & Lyons I. , Examining newspaper reports of care in an Irish nursing home., British Gerontological Society 41st meeting, University of Keele, 2012 Poster, 2012

Phelan A. Treacy M.P, & Fealy G. , Screening Tools for Elder Abuse: Evaluation and Implementation in Ireland., International Federation on Ageing Conference, Prague, May, 2012 Oral Presentation, 2012

Drennan J., Lafferty A., Treacy M.P., Fealy G., Phelan A., Lyons I. & Hall P. , Older people in residential settings: Results of a national survey of staff-residential interaction,, Dublin, 2012 Report, 2012

Phelan A., Lyons I. & Treacy MP , Examining newspaper reports of care in an Irish Nursing Home. Promoting Patient Centred Care in Times of Change. , 30th International Nursing & Midwifery Research & Education Conference, RCPI, Sept , 2011 Oral Presentation, 2011

Phelan A. , Socially constructing older people: examining discourses which can shape nurses' understanding and practice, Journal of Advanced Nursing, 64, (4), 2011, p893 - 903 Journal Article, 2011

O'Donnell, D., Treacy M.P., Fealy G., Lyons I., Phelan A., Lafferty A., Quin S., O'Loughlin A. (2011) , Managing elder abuse in Ireland: Senior Case Workers' Experiences, Dublin, 2011 Report, 2011

Phelan A., Treacy M.P. & Lyons I. , Examining newspaper reports of care in an Irish nursing home. , European Union Gerontological Medicine Society, Conference, Dublin, Sept , 2010 Poster, 2010

Phelan A. , Discursive constructions of elder abuse: community nurses' accounts, 19, (1), 2010, pp65 Published Abstract, 2010

Phelan A. , Discursive Constructions of Elder Abuse: Community Nurses' Accounts, , , Fourth European Nursing Congress: Older Persons: The Future Of Care., Rotterdam , October, 2010 Oral Presentation, 2010

Phelan A. , Discursive Constructions of Elder Abuse: Community Nurses' Accounts, European Union Gerontological Medicine Society, Conference, Dublin, Sept, 2010 Poster, 2010

Phelan A. , Elder abuse and the community nurse: supporting the patient,, British Journal of Community Nursing, 15, (10), 2010, p472 - 478 Journal Article, 2010

Naughton C., Drennan J., Treacy M.P., Lafferty A., Lyons I., Phelan A., Quin S., O'Loughlin A. & Delaney L. (2010) , Abuse and Neglect of Older People in Ireland- Report on the National Study of Elder Abuse & Neglect, Dublin, 2010 Report, 2010

Phelan A. , Managing elder abuse: Ethical and philosophical debates of community nurses in Ireland, Annual British Society of Gerontology Conference, Brunel University, July, 2010 Oral Presentation, 2010

Phelan A. & Treacy M.P. , Critical review of elder abuse screening tools for use in the Irish context (Review 5), , Dublin, 2009 Report, 2009

Phelan A. , Media representations of elder abuse: A case study., Dublin, NCPOP, 2009 Report, 2009

Phelan A. , Elder abuse and neglect: the nurse's responsibility in care of the older person , International Journal of Older Person Nursing, 42, (2), 2009, p2015 - 2019 Journal Article, 2009

Phelan A. , Discursive constructions of elder abuse: Community nurses' accounts. , . Transforming Healthcare through Research Education and Technology., TCD DUblin, Nov, 2009 Oral Presentation, 2009

Casey M. & Phelan A, Treating head lice effectively. Transforming Healthcare through Research Education and Technology., 9th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference , Dublin TCD, Nov, 2008 Oral Presentation, 2008

Casey M & Phelan A. , Using action research to promote a safer approach to hair care in children., 27th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Dublin RCSI, Nov, 2008 Poster, 2008

Phelan A. & Casey M, Changing practice to promote quality and patient safety in the management of head lice in children: An Irish experience, International Nursing Management Conference, Antalya, Turkey, October, 2008 Oral Presentation, 2008

Phelan A. , Elder abuse, human rights, citizenship: Implications for nursing discourse, Nursing Inquiry, 15, (4), 2008, p320 - 330 Journal Article, 2008

Phelan A. & Casey M, Phelan A. & Casey M. , 27th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research Conference, Dublin, Nov, 2008 Oral Presentation, 2008

Phelan A. , Elder abuse in the community, Universitas 21 Conference, Hong Kong, Sept , 2007 Oral Presentation, 2007

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse in the Community: A Foucauldian Perspective, Universitas 21 Conference., Nottingham, Sept , 2006 Oral Presentation, 2006

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse-A conceptual analysis, 6th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Conference,, Dublin TCD, March, 2005 Oral Presentation, 2005

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse- An attack against older persons' dignity, Conference Abstract book, Dignity and Older Europeans, Cardiff, Dec, 2004, pp15- Poster, 2004

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Phelan A. , The NCPOP and financial abuse of older people. , Active Ageing for Mental Health, Promoting Positive Attitudes, Cork, June, 2023 Invited Talk, 2023

Person centred care and capacity legislation in, editor(s)Phelan A. , Advances in elder abuse knowledge, practice and education, London, Springer, 2020, pp23 - 38, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2020

Introduction in, editor(s)Phelan A , Advances in elder abuse knowledge, practice and education, United Kingdom, Springer, 2020, pp1 - 9, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2020

Phelan A. , Disrupting the Global Pandemic: Nursing Stories from the Frontlines, Dextrel University InternationalYear of the Nurse and Midwife, Virtual, July, 2020 Invited Talk, 2020

An ecological perspective on elder abuse interventions in, editor(s)Phelan A. , Advances in elder abuse knowledge, practice and education., London, Springer, 2020, pp193 - 221, [Phelan A. & O'Donnell D.] Book Chapter, 2020

Phelan A. , COVID-19: Perspectives on caring for the older person, INMO Older Person Conference, Virtual, 26/5/20, 2020 Invited Talk, 2020

Introduction in, editor(s)Phelan A. & O'Shea D. , Changing horizons in the 21st century: Perspectives on ageing., United Kingdom, Cambridge Scholars, 2020, [Phelan A. & O'Shea D] Book Chapter, 2020

Financial abuse of older people in, editor(s)Phelan A , Advances in elder abuse knowledge, practice and education., London, Springer, 2020, pp101 - 120, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2020

Person Centred Care in, editor(s)Phelan A. & O'Shea D. , Changing horizons in the 21st century: Perspectives on ageing, United Kingdom, Cambridge Scholars, 2020, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2020

The intersection of ageism and elder abuse in, editor(s)Phelan A , In Advances in elder abuse knowledge, practice and education, London, Springer, 2020, pp11 - 22, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2020

Elder abuse in, editor(s)Phelan A. & O'Shea D , Changing horizons in the 21st century: Perspectives on ageing. , United Kingdom, Cambridge Scholars, 2020, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2020

Phelan A. , Elder abuse: advancing knowledge, USC-Tamkin Symposium on Elder Abuse, , Pasadena CA., March, 2018, . USC Invited Talk, 2018

Phelan A., Duggan A., O'Donnell D. & Fealy G. , Evaluation of A Client Directed Home Care Pilot Project. , Dublin, 2018 Report, 2018

Phelan A. , Examining challenges in global health in the 21st Century. , Global Association of Student and Novice Nurses' Conference, June, 2018, Global Association of Student and Novice Nurses' Conference Invited Talk, 2018

Phelan A., McCarthy S. & O'Donnell D. , Financial abuse of vulnerable adults in Irish banks. , Dublin, 2018 Report, 2018

Phelan A. , Elder abuse, Offaly Domestic Violence Workshop, Tullamore, December, 2018, Offaly Domestic Violence Services Invited Talk, 2018

Phelan A., Rohde D., Casey M., Fealy G., Felle P., Lloyd H. & O'Kelly G. (2017) , Patient Narrative Project for Person Centred Co-ordinated Care, Dublin, 2017 Report, 2017

Phelan A. , Person Centred Care under the Assisted Decision Making Capacity Legislation, , NMPDU Seminar, Dublin, December, 2017, NMPDU Invited Talk, 2017

. Phelan A. & Meigher E. , 'The need for my voice to be heard': Citizen advocacy-South East Project. , Dublin, 2017 Report, 2017

Phelan A., Hudson C., Rohde D., Casey M., Fealy G., Felle P., Lloyd H. & O'Kelly G. (2017) , Patient narratives for person centred co-ordinated care. , AIGNA Annual Conference, Waterford, May, 2017, AIGNA Invited Talk, 2017

Phelan A. & O' Donovan B, Malnutrition in older people, Nursing in General Practice, 3, (5), 2017, p3 - 10 Journal Article, 2017

Leahy-Warrren P., Mulcahy H., McLoughlin K., Kelly M., Phelan A., Savage E., Benefield L, Bradley C., Coffey A., Donohoe A., Fitzgerald S., Frawley T., Healy M., McCarthy B., Meagher C., O'Connell R., O'Mahoney A., Paul G., Stokes D., Walsh J. & Healy E. (2016) , An evidence review on current models of registered nursing and midwifery practice in the community to inform policy development, COrk, 2016 Report, 2016

Phelan A., & McCarthy S, Missed Care in Community Nursing. , ICHN anual conference, Dublin, Sept , 2016 Invited Talk, 2016

Phelan A. , Abuse of older people, , Ageing Conference, Limerick, May, 2016, Marigold Ageing Committee Invited Talk, 2016

Phelan A. & McCarthy S, Missed care: Community nursing in Ireland, Dublin, 2016 Report, 2016

Ramalingam K. & Phelan A. (2016) , Implementing person centred reminiscence education for nurses caring for elderly persons with dementia in long term care settings: An Action Research Approach. , . Nursing Research Showcase, , St Mary's Hospital, 2016 Invited Talk, 2016

Phelan A. & McCarthy S, Measuring financial exploitation of vulnerable adults in Northern Ireland (Phase 1). , Dublin, 2016 Report, 2016

Phelan A. , Missed care in community nursing, World of Irish Nursing, 24, (4), 2016, p26 - 28 Journal Article, 2016

Phelan A. , Contextualising elder abuse in Ireland. , Tackling elder abuse in Europe: a renewed commitment or a missed opportunity, EU Brussels, June, 2015, Council of Europe, EU Commission & AGE Platform Invited Talk, 2015

Phelan A. , Older people and sexuality. , INMO Older Person Conference, Athlone, April, 2015, INMO Invited Talk, 2015

Phelan A. , Workshop on elder abuse. Nothing about you/withoutyou/ , Quality Standards for support and advocacy work with older people, , Dublin, October, 2015, SAGE Invited Talk, 2015

Phelan A. , Elder abuse: Developments in Ireland. , INPEA Conference, Dublin, April, 2015, INPEA Invited Talk, 2015

O'Donovan B & Phelan A, Malnutrition screening of older people by community nurses: An imperative for population health in Ireland., AIGNA, Dublin, 2015 Report, 2015

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse. , World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Dublin, June, 2015, Mater Hospital Invited Talk, 2015

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse, PAUL Conference, Limerick, June, 2014 Invited Talk, 2014

Phelan A. , Recognising and tackling financial abuse. Safeguarding Adults at risk. , CAPITA Conference, Belfast, Nov, 2014, CAPITA Invited Talk, 2014

Phelan A. , Risk Management Seminar, Galway, December, 2014, Health Management Institute (West) Invited Talk, 2014

Phelan A. , International Perspectives on elder abuse. , Action on Elder Abuse National Conference, London, October, 2014 Invited Talk, 2014

Phelan A. , Exploring nursing expertise in residential care for older people in Ireland. Helping Older People to Flourish in Different Care Settings: The nursing contribution. , AIGNA Annual Conference, Dundalk, May, 2013, AIGNA Invited Talk, 2013

Phelan A. , Elder abuse and the work of the National Centre for the Protection of Older People, RCPI Conference, Athlone, March, 2013, RCPI Invited Talk, 2013

Conclusion in, editor(s)Phelan A. , International Perspectives on Elder Abuse. , London, Routledge, 2013, pp222 - 228, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2013

Phelan A. , Exploring nursing expertise in residential care for older people in Ireland. Helping Older People to Flourish in Different Care Settings: The nursing contribution. , AIGNA Annual Conference, Dundalk, May, 2013, AIGNA Invited Talk, 2013

Phelan A. , Exploring nursing expertise in residential care for older people in Ireland. , Donnybrook Biennial Conference, Dublin, May, 2013 Invited Talk, 2013

Phelan A. , Perspectives on elder abuse in Ireland. The best way forward: inclusive communities for older people. , Inclusive communities for older people, Dublin, October, 2013, Respond! Housing Association & The Irish Centre for Social Gerontology Invited Talk, 2013

Phelan A. & McCormack B. , Exploring nursing expertise in residential care for older people in Ireland. , AIGNA & NHI, Dublin, 2013 Report, 2013

Ireland in, editor(s)Phelan A , International Perspectives on Elder Abuse. , London, Routledge, 2013, pp83 - 96, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2013

Understanding elder abuse in, editor(s)Phelan A. , International Perspectives on Elder Abuse. , London, Routledge, 2013, pp1 - 31, [Phelan A. ] Book Chapter, 2013

Phelan A. , Elder abuse and the work of the National Centre for the Protection of Older People, RCPI Conference, Athlone, March, 2013, RCPI Invited Talk, 2013

Phelan A. , Exploring nursing expertise in residential care for older people in Ireland. Helping Older People to Flourish in Different Care Settings: The nursing contribution. , AIGNA Annual Conference, Dundalk, May, 2013, AIGNA Invited Talk, 2013

Phelan A. , Human rights, elder abuse and person centred care: forging interconnections. , WeDO Conference launch, European Parliament Blds, June, 2013, WeDo IRE Invited Talk, 2013

Phelan A. , The NCPOP & financial abuse of older people, AIGNA Conference, Cork, May, 2012, AIGNA Invited Talk, 2012

Phelan A. , Position paper on skill mix in long-term care facilities for older people in Ireland., Dublin, 2012 Report, 2012

Phelan A., Financial Abuse: A literature Review., Dublin, 2012 Report, 2012

Phelan A. , Report on the work of the Adult Sub-Group. , ICHN anual conference, Dublin, May, 2012, ICHN Invited Talk, 2012

Phelan A. , Dignity and elder abuse, Elder abuse conference, Brunel University, October, 2012, Brunel University Invited Talk, 2012

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse. , Conference on the topic of Domestic Violence, Dublin, April, 2011, Bray Women's Refuge Invited Talk, 2011

Phelan A. , INPEA activities in Ireland, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Dublin, June, 2011, NCPOP Invited Talk, 2011

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse in Ireland, RIA mobility grant presentation, Weill Cornell Medical College, Division of Geriatrics, June, 2011, Weill Cornell Medical College Invited Talk, 2011

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse Research, Older Adults Flourishing/Nurse Promoting Active Ageing, AIGNA Annual Conference, Dublin, May, 2011, AIGNA Invited Talk, 2011

Phelan A. , Perspectives on Elder Abuse, Annual Conference, Dublin, Sept , 2010, ICHN Invited Talk, 2010

Phelan A. , Care of the vulnerable adult in ED: Elder abuse. , Elder Abuse Day, Dublin, July, 2010, Mater Hospital Invited Talk, 2010

Phelan A. , Media representations of elder abuse: A case study, Report Launch, UCD, June, 2010, NCPOP Invited Talk, 2010

Phelan A. , Protecting older people in the community, Achieving Quality and Safety in the Community' , Dublin, Sept , 2010, ICHN Invited Talk, 2010

Phelan A. , Older Adults Flourishing / Nurses promoting Active Ageing. , AIGNA Conference 2010, Limerick, June, 2010, AIGNA Invited Talk, 2010

Phelan A. , Elder abuse: The nurse's responsibility, Caring For and about the Older Person: Professional Guidance for Nursing Care, , Dublin, May, 2009, NMBI Invited Talk, 2009

Casey M & Phelan A. , Using action research to promote a safer approach in the management of head lice in children: An Irish perspective., Sharing the Future: Community and Public Health Nursing Conference, Dublin, June, 2008 Invited Talk, 2008

Phelan A. , Irish Community Nurses and elder abuse- A discursive analysis of practice, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, UCD, June, 2008 Invited Talk, 2008

Casey M & Phelan A. , Introducing Bug-busting: An Action research study to treat and prevent head Lice. , Dublin, 2008, p1 - 101 Report, 2008

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse through a Human Rights lens. , World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Dublin, October, 2007, Reachout and AEA Invited Talk, 2007

Phelan A. , Legislation and vulnerable Irish people., Action on Elder Abuse annual conference, London, April, 2007, AEA Invited Talk, 2007

Phelan A. , Perspectives on School Nursing in the Republic Of Ireland., 7th Amicus/CPHVA/University of Ulster school nurse conference, Belfast, Sept , 2006, Amicus Invited Talk, 2006

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse and Healthcare professionals. , Cavan Community Care Confrence, Cavan, June, 2006, Cavan Community Care Invited Talk, 2006

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse & Nursing Homes, Dublin, Sept , 2006, Catholic Nursing Homes Association of Ireland. Invited Talk, 2006

Phelan A. , The social and legal consequences of elder abuse, Irish Healthcare Risk Management, Dublin, April, 2005 Oral Presentation, 2005

Waters A., Hayes B. & Phelan , An Inquiry into abuse in a Nursing Home. , Dublin, 2005, p1 - 40 Report, 2005

Phelan A. , What is elder abuse, Elder abuse Conference, Dublin, Nov, 2004 Oral Presentation, 2004

Phelan A. , Elder Abuse and Nursing, World of Irish Nursing, 13, 2004, p16 - 18 Journal Article, 2004

Phelan A. , Older People in the North West Inner City. , Dublin, July, 2004, p1 - 54 Report, 2004

Research Expertise

Description

My primary area of research is focused on safeguarding older people and older person care. I have also undertaken work related to child welfare and protection and domestic violence. I am involved in research groups related to missed care, community nursing and person centred care.

Keywords

ABUSE; Discourse analysis; Health and Well-being; Health Care Policy; Missed care; OLDER ADULTS; OLDER PATIENTS; OLDER PEOPLE; Older person; Older Person Nursing; OLDER PERSONS; Safeguarding adults

Recognition

Representations

Member, Board of Directors, Third Age 2017

Member, Board of Directors, Safeguarding Ireland 2017

Member, Fitness to Practice Committee, NMBI 2014

Visiting Research Advisor, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway. 2018

Member, Policy & Procedures Committee, Sage Advocacy 2016

Vice President, All Ireland Gerontological Nurses' Association. 2018

General Secretary, International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse. 2018

Visiting Professor, Belmont College, Nashville, Tennessee, USA 2016

Research Advisor, National Institute for the Care of the Elderly 2013

Member of Expert Advisory Group. Citizens' Assembly focused on the Opportunities and Challenges of an Ageing Society 2017

Memberships

INMO 1989 – current

All Ireland Gerontological Nurses' Association 1999 – current