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Dr Simon Zuscak

Name Simon Zuscak
Position Adjunct Lecturer
Section School of Psychology and Counselling
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Research interests
Psycho-legal assessments
legal decision-making capacity

Professional memberships
Member APS (MAPS)
Member Clinical College (MCCLP)

Industry affiliations
Member of the International Psychogeriatric Association (IPA)

Research most recent
Zuscak, S.J. (2016). A Psycho-Legal Protocol for Assessing Testamentary Capacity and Capacity to Appoint an Enduring Attorney. (Unpublished doctoral thesis). University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia.


Research most notable
Zuscak, S.J., Peisah, C., & Ferguson, A. (2016). A collaborative approach to supporting communication in the assessment of decision-making capacity. Disabil Rehabil., 38(11), 1107-14. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2015.1092176.


Publications in ePrints

Zuscak, Simon John and Peisah, Carmelle and Ferguson, Alison (2016) A collaborative approach to supporting communication in the assessment of decision-making capacity. Disability and Rehabilitation, 38 (11). pp. 1107-1114. ISSN 0963-8288

Zuscak, Simon J. (2016) A psycho-legal protocol for assessing testamentary capacity and capacity to appoint an enduring attorney. [Thesis (PhD/Research)]

Zuscak, Simon J. and Ferguson, Alison and Peisah, Carmelle (2014) A collaborative approach to supporting communication in the assessment of decision making capacity. In: 1st Annual International Capacity Conference: Capacity, Ethics and the Prevention of Abuse, 20 Sept 2014, Wanchai, Hong Kong.

Zuscak, Simon J. and Coyle, Ian R. (2014) An assessment protocol for determining decision making capacity. In: 1st Annual International Capacity Conference: Capacity, Ethics and the Prevention of Abuse, 20 Sept 2014, Wanchai, Hong Kong.