David is an Honorary Academic at the School of Arts and Humanities.
PhD, Edith Cowan University.
Master of Applied Science, Scotland.
Bachelor of Arts Honours, England.
PhD (Doctoral Degree), The University of Western Australia, 2004.
Grad.Dip.in Public Sector Mgmt, Curtin University of Technology, 1994.
Recent Research Grants
Domestic Violence, Substance Use and Mental Health, PhD, Department for Child Protection, Grant,
2006 - 2010, $42,644.
Staff Climate Survey 2010, Department of Corrective Services WA, Grant,
Fit for Life Workplace Health Promotion, WA Police , Grant,
2006 - 2007, $36,228.
Development of culturally sensitive clinical assessment compendium, WA Transcultural Mental Health Centre, Grant,
2003 - 2004, $41,636.
Recent Publications (within the last five years)
Gausia, K., Ryder, D., Ali, M., Fisher, C., Moran, A., Koblinsky, M., (2012), Obstetric complications and psychological well-being: Experiences of Bangladeshi women during pregnancy and childbirth. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, 30(2), 172-180.
Research Student Supervision
Doctor of Philosophy, Medical Cannabis In The United States: Policy, Politics And Science
Doctor of Philosophy, Utilization Of Health And Medical Service: Factors Influencing Health Care Seeking Behaviour And Unmet Health Needs In Rural Areas Of Kenya
Doctor of Philosophy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy For Depressed Retirees: Developing And Testing A Clinical Treatment Manual
Master of Health Science, The Negotiation Practices And The Experiences Of Everyday Life With Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.
Doctor of Psychology, An Analysis Of Treatment Retention And Attrition In An Australian Therapeutic Community For Substance Abuse Treatment