Mr Francis Duffy

Mr. Francis DuffyLecturerSocial Work and Policy StudiesFaculty of Education and Social WorkA35 Education BuildingThe University of SydneyNSW 2006, Australia

A35 - Education Building
The University of Sydney

Telephone 93513410

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Research interests

Current Research: PhD, Intergenerational Perspective on Ageing in Australia

Supervisor, Dr. Joanne Clarke, Auxillary supervisor, Professor Fran Waugh

Publications:

Duffy, F., 2016, A Social Work Perspective on how Ageist Language, Discourses and Understandings Negatively Frame Older People and why taking a Critical Social Work Stance is Essential, British Journal of Social Work, first published online November 17, 2016 dpi: 10.1093/bjsw/bcw163

Duffy, F., Healy, J.P., 2014, 
A Social Work Practice Reflection on Issues Arising for LGBTI Older People Interfacing With Health and Residential Care: Rights, Decision Making and End-of-Life Care, Social Work in Health Care Vol. 53, Iss. 6, 2014

Duffy, F., Healy, J.P. 2011, 
Social Work With Older People in a Hospital Setting

Social Work in Health Care
Vol. 50, Iss. 2, 2011

Conferences:

2011 Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Cessnock NSW – ‘Who is caring for the family: Identifying and including the needs of families and carers in working with older people in health care settings’.

2010, 6th International Social Work Conference on Health and Mental Health, Dublin , Social Work Role in Transforming the Experiences of Hospitalisation of Older People into Positive Outcomes.

Brennan, N., Laschuit, D., Duffy, F. 2012, Pilot study into the experiences of patients, families and carers undergoing nursing home placement from hospital. Findings presented at the Australian and New Zealand Society of Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM) Annual Conference, Sydney, 2012. Presenter: Dr. Danielle Laschuit

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Duffy, F. (2016). A social work perspective on how ageist language, discourses and understandings negatively frame older people and why taking a critical social work stance is essential. British Journal of Social Work, Advance article. [More Information]
  • Duffy, F., Healy, J. (2014). A Social Work Practice Reflection on Issues Arising for LGBTI Older People Interfacing With Health and Residential Care: Rights, Decision Making and End-of-Life Care. Social Work in Health Care, 53(6), 568-583. [More Information]
  • Duffy, F., Healy, J. (2011). Social work with older people in a hospital setting. Social Work in Health Care, 50(2), 109-123. [More Information]

Conferences

  • Brennan, N., Laschuit, D., Duffy, F. (2012). Pilot study into the experiences of patients, families and carers undergoing nursing home placement from hospital. Australian and New Zealand Society of Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM) Annual Conference 2012, Sydney.
  • Duffy, F. (2011). Who is caring for the family: Identifying and including the needs of families and carers in working with older people in health care settings. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference 2011, Cessnock NSW.
  • Duffy, F. (2010). Social work role in transforming the experiences of hospitalisation of older people into positive outcomes. 6th International Social Work Conference on Health and Mental Health, Dublin.

2016

  • Duffy, F. (2016). A social work perspective on how ageist language, discourses and understandings negatively frame older people and why taking a critical social work stance is essential. British Journal of Social Work, Advance article. [More Information]

2014

  • Duffy, F., Healy, J. (2014). A Social Work Practice Reflection on Issues Arising for LGBTI Older People Interfacing With Health and Residential Care: Rights, Decision Making and End-of-Life Care. Social Work in Health Care, 53(6), 568-583. [More Information]

2012

  • Brennan, N., Laschuit, D., Duffy, F. (2012). Pilot study into the experiences of patients, families and carers undergoing nursing home placement from hospital. Australian and New Zealand Society of Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM) Annual Conference 2012, Sydney.

2011

  • Duffy, F., Healy, J. (2011). Social work with older people in a hospital setting. Social Work in Health Care, 50(2), 109-123. [More Information]
  • Duffy, F. (2011). Who is caring for the family: Identifying and including the needs of families and carers in working with older people in health care settings. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference 2011, Cessnock NSW.

2010

  • Duffy, F. (2010). Social work role in transforming the experiences of hospitalisation of older people into positive outcomes. 6th International Social Work Conference on Health and Mental Health, Dublin.

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