AsPr Tess Knight

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

tess.knight@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46595

Publications

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2017

The "Sensory Deprivation Tank": an interpretative phenomenological analysis of men's expectations of first-time fatherhood

Mr Christopher Andrew Kings, A/Prof Tess Knight, Miss Dani Ryan, Dr Jacqui Macdonald

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 112-122, Psychology of men and masculinity, Washington, D.C., C1

journal
2016

Development of a conceptual model of cancer caregiver health literacy.

Miss Eva Yuen, Dr Sarity Dodson, Mr Roy Batterham, A/Prof Tess Knight, J Chirgwin, Prof Trish Livingston

(2016), Vol. 25, pp. 1-13, European journal of cancer care, London, Eng., C1

journal
2015

The intergenerational continuity of breastfeeding intention, initiation, and duration: a systematic review.

Ms Laura Di Manno, Dr Jacqui Macdonald, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2015), Vol. 42, pp. 5-15, Birth, London, Eng., C1

journal

Family dissolution and offspring depression and depressive symptoms: a systematic review of moderation effects

Ms Laura Di Manno, Dr Jacqui Macdonald, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2015), Vol. 188, pp. 68-79, Journal of affective disorders, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A qualitative evaluation of an intervention for parents of adolescents with mental disorders: the parenting challenging adolescents seminar

Caroline Gilbo, A/Prof Tess Knight, A/Prof Andrew Lewis, Prof John Toumbourou, Dr Melanie Bertino

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 2532-2543, Journal of child and family studies, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

The impact on family functioning of social media use by depressed adolescents: a qualitative analysis of the family options study

A/Prof Andrew Lewis, A/Prof Tess Knight, Ms Galit Germanov, Miss Michelle Benstead, Ms Claire Joseph, Miss Lucinda Poole

(2015), Vol. 6, pp. 1-8, Frontiers in psychiatry, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

journal

Shifts in media images of women appearance and social status from 1960 to 2010: a content analysis of beauty advertisements in two Australian magazines

Mrs Ann Brown, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2015), Vol. 35, pp. 74-83, Journal of aging studies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2014

The hedonic and eudaimonic validity of the orientations to happiness scale

Luke Wayne Henderson, A/Prof Tess Knight, Dr Ben Richardson

(2014), Vol. 115, pp. 1087-1099, Social indicators research, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1

journal

The act of giving: a systematic review of nonfamilial intergenerational interaction

A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof Helen Skouteris, A/Prof Mardie Townsend, Dr Merrilyn Hooley

(2014), Vol. 12, pp. 257-278, Journal of intergenerational relationships, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Development of the Health Literacy of Caregivers Scale - Cancer (HLCS-C): item generation and content validity testing

Miss Eva Yuen, A/Prof Tess Knight, Dr Sarity Dodson, Prof Lina Ricciardelli, Susan Burney, Prof Trish Livingston

(2014), Vol. 15, pp. 1-12, BMC family practice, London, Eng., C1

journal

Facilitators' experience of delivering asynchronous and synchronous online interprofessional education

Mrs Sherryn Evans, A/Prof Tess Knight, Mr Anders Sonderlund, Prof Gregory Tooley

(2014), Vol. 36, pp. 1051-1056, Medical teacher, London, England, C1

journal
2013

Reducing parental anxiety using a family based intervention for youth mental health : a randomized controlled trial

Dr Melanie Bertino, Miss Karen Richens, A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof John Toumbourou, Prof Lina Ricciardelli, A/Prof Andrew Lewis

(2013), Vol. 3, pp. 173-185, Open journal of psychiatry, Irvine, Calif., C1

journal

Simulated jury decision making in online focus groups

Ms Samantha Tabak, Dr Bianca Klettke, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2013), Vol. 3, pp. 102-113, Qualitative research journal, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Adolescent depressive disorders and family based interventions in the family options multicenter evaluation: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

A/Prof Andrew Lewis, Dr Melanie Bertino, Ms Joanna Skewes, Miss Lyndel Shand, Miss Nina Borojevic, A/Prof Tess Knight, A/Prof Daniel Lubman, Prof John Toumbourou

(2013), Vol. 14, pp. -, TRIALS, London, England, C1

journal

An exploration of the well-being benefits of hedonic and eudaimonic behaviour

Luke Wayne Henderson, A/Prof Tess Knight, Dr Ben Richardson

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 322-336, Journal of positive psychology, Chichester, England, C1

journal
2012

Consumer feedback following participation in a family-based intervention for youth mental health

A/Prof Andrew Lewis, Dr Melanie Bertino, Ms Narelle Robertson, A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof John Toumbourou

(2012), Vol. 2012, pp. 1-8, Depression research and treatment, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Biopsychosocial factors related to depression in aged care residents

Dr Tanya Davison, Prof Marita Mc Cabe, A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof David Mellor

(2012), Vol. 142, pp. 290-296, Journal of affective disorders, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Integrating the hedonic and eudaimonic perspectives to more comprehensively understand wellbeing and pathways to wellbeing

Luke Wayne Henderson, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2012), Vol. 2, pp. 196-221, International journal of wellbeing, Waterloo, N. Z., C1-1

journal

The notion of self in the journey back from addiction

Valerie Mackintosh, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 1094-1101, Qualitative health research, Thousand Oaks, Calif., C1-1

journal
2011

Child support research in Australia : a critical review

Dr Kay Cook, Dr Hayley Mckenzie, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2011), Vol. 17, pp. 110-125, Journal of family studies, Maleny, QLD, C1

journal

Environmental mastery and depression in older adults in residential care

A/Prof Tess Knight, Dr Tanya Davison, Prof Marita Mc Cabe, Prof David Mellor

(2011), Vol. 31, pp. 870-884, Ageing & society, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Body image and self-esteem among Asian, Pacific Islander, and white college students in Hawaii and Australia

A/Prof Janet Latner, A/Prof Tess Knight, Ms Kaye Illingworth

(2011), Vol. 19, pp. 355-368, Eating disorders, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

journal
2010

Tolerance of larger body sizes by young adults living in Australia and Hawaii

A/Prof Tess Knight, A/Prof Janet Latner, Ms Kaye Illingworth

(2010), Vol. 18, pp. 425-434, Eating disorders, London, England, C1

journal

Through the lens of hetero-normative assumptions : re-thinking attitudes towards gay parenting

Jarrad Pennington, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2010), Vol. 13, pp. 59-72, Culture, health and sexuality, Abingdon, England, C1-1

journal
2009

Health implications of body size perception and weight tolerance in older adults

A/Prof Tess Knight, Ms Kaye Illingworth, Prof Lina Ricciardelli

(2009), Vol. 14, pp. 425-434, Journal of health psychology, Thousand Oaks, Calif., C1

journal
2008

Staying connected : the lived experiences of volunteers and older adults

Jarrad Pennington, A/Prof Tess Knight

(2008), Vol. 32, pp. 298-311, Ageing international : information bulletin of the international federation on ageing, New York, United States, C1

journal
2007

Social inclusion of older adults in care: is it just a question of providing activites?

A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof David Mellor

(2007), Vol. 2, pp. 76-85, International journal of qualitative studies on health and well-being, London, England, C1

journal
2004

Factors associated with successful ageing

A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof Lina Ricciardelli

(2004), pp. 123-129, ERA 2004 : Contibuting to an ageing agenda : abstracts and proceedings : the 3rd National Conference for Emerging Researchers in Ageing, 2nd December 2004 Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference
2003

Successful ageing : perceptions of adults aged between 70 and 101 years

A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof Lina Ricciardelli

(2003), Vol. 56, pp. 223-245, International journal of aging and human development, Farmingdale, N.Y., C1

journal
2001

Well-being of older adults: The role of positive relationships.

A/Prof Tess Knight, Prof Lina Ricciardelli

(2001), pp. 85-90, Relationships : their impact on social and mental wellbeing : proceedings of the 1st Australasian Psychology of Relationships Conference, 17-18th November, 2001, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Deakin Family Options: engaging youth with high prevalence mental health problems using family based interventions.

A/Prof Andrew Lewis, Prof John Toumbourou, A/Prof Daniel Lubman, A/Prof Tess Knight, A/Prof Tess Knight

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 2

  • 2013: $65,971
  • 2012: $127,843
  • 2011: $61,933

Other Public Sector Funding

Deakin Family Options: engaging youth with high prevalence mental health problems using family based interventions.

A/Prof Andrew Lewis, Prof John Toumbourou, A/Prof Daniel Lubman, A/Prof Tess Knight, A/Prof Tess Knight

  • 2013: $20,000
  • 2012: $20,000

Industry and Other Funding

Deakin Family Options: engaging youth with high prevalence mental health problems using family based interventions.

A/Prof Andrew Lewis, Prof John Toumbourou, A/Prof Daniel Lubman, A/Prof Tess Knight, A/Prof Tess Knight

  • 2013: $20,000
  • 2012: $20,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2017

Lucinda Poole

Thesis entitled: Familial Involvement in the Treatment of Adolescent Depression

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

2016

Julian Thompson

Thesis entitled: Therapeutic Alliance in Parent-Focussed Interventions for Youth Depression

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

2015

Suzanne Amanda Vidler-Tarjan

Thesis entitled: Exploring the Role and Patterns of Developmental Trauma in Substance Using Offenders

Doctor of Psychology (Forensic), School of Psychology

Eva Yee-Nga Yuen

Thesis entitled: Development of a measure of health literacy for caregivers of people with cancer

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology

2013

Luke Henderson

Thesis entitled: In Pursuit of Optimal Psychological Health: The Role of Hedonia and Eudaimonia

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

Associate Supervisor
2015

Hannah Elizabeth Gitsham

Thesis entitled: Attachment, Developmental tasks and Coping in the Transition to University.

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

Adelle Vivienne Edwards

Thesis entitled: Processes of change in the transition to adulthood

Doctor of Psychology (Forensic), School of Psychology

Emily Rachel Prytula

Thesis entitled: School-Based Prevention of Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in Children

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

2012

Eve Bodsworth

Thesis entitled: Challenging choices: Welfare to work, lived lives and told stories

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology

Hayley McKenzie

Thesis entitled: Accepting the Unacceptable: Patriarchal Hegemony and Child Support Arrangements

Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), School of Psychology

Jarred Pennington

Thesis entitled: Homophobic Bullying in Secondary Schools: A Prejudice Worth Fighting About

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology

2011

Emily Macvean

Thesis entitled: Converting Potential Organ Donors: A Situational Analysis of Australian Physicians

Doctor of Psychology (Health), School of Psychology

2009

Candice Tribe

Thesis entitled: Participation, Relational Justice and Social Identity in Cervical Cancer Screening

Doctor of Psychology (Health), School of Psychology

Kara Yeske

Thesis entitled: An Examination of Adolescents' Help Seeking Processes: A Longitudinal Study

Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), School of Psychology