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Dr Michael Ireland

Name Michael Ireland
Position Senior Lecturer (Psychology)
Section School of Psychology and Counselling
Office B337
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4497
Extension 4497
Email
Qualifications PhD Qld

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Psychology not elsewhere classified ( 170199 )

Research interests
Emotion regulation, psychometrics, mindfulness and meditation practices, health psychology

Currently teaching courses/programs
PSY4001 & PSY4002 Honours thesis

Research most recent
Ireland, M. J. (2013). Meditation and psychological health: Modelling predictors, processes, and outcomes. Mindfulness, 4(4), 362-374. doi: 10.1007/s12671-012-0136-z

Kelly, S., Alpert, F., Mangan, J., Ireland, M.J. (2014). The Impact of Alcohol Sponsorship in Sport upon Varsity Sportspeople. Journal of Sport Management, 28(4), 418-432.

Kelly, S., Alpert, F., Mangan, J., Ireland, M.J. (2014). Young Consumers’ Exposure to Alcohol Sponsors in Sports. Alcohol & Alcoholism.


Research most notable
Ireland, M. J. (2012a). Meditation and psychological health and functioning: A descriptive and critical review. The Scientific Review of Mental Health Practice, 9(1), 4-19.

Ireland, M. J. (2012b). Meditative insight: conceptual and measurement development. Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 1-21. doi: 10.1080/13674676.2011.645225

Ireland, M. J. (2013). Meditation and psychological health: Modelling predictors, processes, and outcomes. Mindfulness, 4(4), 362-374. doi: 10.1007/s12671-012-0136-z

Kelly, S., Alpert, F., Mangan, J., Ireland, M.J. (2014). The Impact of Alcohol Sponsorship in Sport upon Varsity Sportspeople. Journal of Sport Management, 28(4), 418-432.

Kelly, S., Alpert, F., Mangan, J., Ireland, M.J. (2014). Young Consumers’ Exposure to Alcohol Sponsors in Sports. Alcohol & Alcoholism.

Ireland, M. J., & Pakenham, K. I. (2010). The nature of youth care tasks in families experiencing chronic illness/disability: Development of the Youth Activities of Caregiving Scale (YACS). Psychology & Health, 25(6), 713 - 731. doi: 10.1080/08870440902893724

Ireland, M. J., & Pakenham, K. I. (2010). Youth adjustment to parental illness or disability: The role of illness characteristics, caregiving, and attachment. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 15(6), 632 - 645. doi: 10.1080/13548506.2010.498891

Ireland, M. J. (2008). Young Carers in Education:Students with Family Caring Responsibilities. New Transitions, 12(1).

Ireland, M. J. (2007). Illness and Disability and Family Caregiving: The Role of Young People. New Transitions, 11(1), 27-31.

Ireland, M. J. (2006). Young Carers. Synapse, Summer, 19.

Izadikhah, Z., Jackson, C., Ireland, M. J. (2012). The Effect of Context on Performance Approach Goal Orientation. American Journal of Psychology, 125(2) 193-207.


Publications in ePrints

Kelly, Sarah and Ireland, Michael (2019) The alcohol–sport nexus and how consumers are affected through sponsorship. International Journal of Sport Communication, 12. pp. 79-103. ISSN 1936-3915

Ireland, Michael J. and Goh, Hong Eng and Marais, Ida (2018) A Rasch Model analysis of the Emotion Regulation Questionnaire. Journal of Applied Measurement, 19 (3). pp. 258-270. ISSN 1529-7713

March, Sonja and Day, Jamin and Ritchie, Gabrielle and Rowe, Arlen and Gough, Jeffrey and Hall, Tanya and Yuen, Chin Yan Jackie and Donovan, Caroline Leanne and Ireland, Michael (2018) Attitudes toward e-mental health services in a community sample of adults: Online survey. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 20 (2). e59. ISSN 1438-8871

Crawford-Williams, Fiona and Goodwin, Belinda and March, Sonja and Ireland, Michael J. and Hyde, Melissa K. and Chambers, Suzanne K. and Aitken, Joanne F. and Dunn, Jeff (2018) Cancer care in regional Australia from the health professional's perspective. Supportive Care in Cancer. pp. 1-9. ISSN 0941-4355

Ireland, Michael J. and Day, Jamin J. and Clough, Bonnie A. (2018) Exploring scale validity and measurement invariance of the Toronto Mindfulness Scale across levels of meditation experience and proficiency. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 75 (3). pp. 445-461. ISSN 0021-9762

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Psychology not elsewhere classified ( 170199 )


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