Publications

 

Commentary

Hempton, C., & Trabsky, M. (2020, February 21). Without more detail, it’s premature to say voluntary assisted dying laws in Victoria are ‘working well’. The Conversation.

Hempton, C. (2019, December 6). Western Australia looks set to legalise voluntary assisted dying. Here’s what’s likely to happen from next week. The Conversation.

Hempton, C. (2019, April 3). Voluntary assisted dying will soon be legal in Victoria, and this is what you need to know. The Conversation.

Republished: Hempton, C. (2019, June 19). Voluntary assisted dying: What you need to know. Monash Lens.

 

Book chapter

Kissane, D.W., & Hempton, C. (2017). Conducting a family meeting. In D.W. Kissane, B. Bultz, P. Butow, C. Bylund, S. Noble & S. Wilkinson (Eds.), Oxford Textbook of Communication in Oncology and Palliative Care (2nd ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

 

Journal articles

Hempton, C., & Bhatia, N. (2020). Deciding for when you can’t decide: The Medical Treatment Planning and Decisions Act 2016 (Vic). Journal of Bioethical Inquiry.

Moore, B., Hempton, C., & Kendal, E. (2020). Victoria’s Voluntary Assisted Dying Act: Navigating the section 8 gag clause. Medical Journal of Australia.

Kissane, D., Lethborg, C., Brooker, J., Hempton, C., Burney, S., Michael, N., Staples, M., Osicka, T., Sulistio, M., Shapiro, J., & Hiscock, H. (2019). Meaning and Purpose (MaP) Therapy II: Feasibility and acceptability from a pilot study in advanced cancer. Palliative & Supportive Care, 1-8.

Addison, C., & Hempton, C. (2018). Reframing fantasy: Toward a common language of hope, dying, and death in long-shot pediatrics. American Journal of Bioethics, 18(1), 36-38.

Kissane, D. W., Bobevski, I., Gaitanis, P., Brooker, J., Michael, N., Lethborg, C., Richardson, G., Webster, P., & Hempton, C. (2017). Exploratory examination of the utility of demoralization as a diagnostic specifier for adjustment disorder and major depression. General Hospital Psychiatry, 46, 20-24.

Robinson, S., Kissane, D.W., Brooker, J., Hempton, C., & Burney, S. (2017). The relationship between poor quality of life and desire to hasten death: A multiple mediation model examining the contributions of depression, demoralization, loss of control, and low self-worth. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 53(2), 243-249.

Robinson, S., Kissane, D.W., Brooker, J., Hempton, C., Michael, N., Fischer, J., Franco, M., Sulistio, M., Clarke, D. M., Ozmen, M., & Burney, S. (2016). Refinement and revalidation of the Demoralization Scale: The DS-II- external validity. Cancer, 122(14), 2260-2267.

Robinson, S., Kissane, D.W., Brooker, J., Michael, N., Fischer, J., Franco, M., Hempton, C., Sulisto, M., Pallant, J.F., Clarke, D.M., & Burney, S. (2016). Refinement and revalidation of the Demoralization Scale: The DS-II – Internal validity. Cancer, 122(14), 2251–2259.

Dow, B., Hempton, C., Cortes-Simonet, E. N., Ellis, K. A., Koch, S. H., Logiudice, D., Mastwyk, M., Livingston, G., Cooper, C., & Ames, D. (2013). Health professionals’ and students’ perceptions of elder abuse. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 32(1), 48-51.

Dow, B., Haralambous, B., Hempton, C., Hunt, S., & Calleja, D. (2011). Evaluation of Alzheimer’s Australia Vic Memory Lane Cafés. International Psychogeriatrics, 23(2), 246-255.

Hempton, C., Dow, B., Cortes-Simonet, E. N., Ellis, K., Koch, S., LoGiudice, D., Mastwyk, M., Livingston, G., Cooper, C., & Ames, D. (2011). Contrasting perceptions of health professionals and older people in Australia: What constitutes elder abuse? International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 26(5), 466-472.