Carmela Pestell

Associate Professor, BPsych MPsych(Clin) DPsych(Clin) MPsych(Neuropsy) W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M304), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

1992 …2019
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Research Output 1992 2019

2019
1 Citation (Scopus)
Autistic Disorder
Anxiety
Depression
Students
Psychomotor Agitation

Factor Structure of the Sleep Disturbance Scale for Children (SDSC) in those with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Mancini, V., Rudaizky, D., Pearcy, B., Marriner, A., Pestell, C., Gomez, R., Bucks, R. & Chen, W., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Sleep Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Sleep
Statistical Factor Analysis
Psychometrics
Caregivers

Land- versus water-walking interventions in older adults: Effects on body composition

Naylor, L. H., Maslen, B. A., Cox, K. L., Spence, A. L., Robey, E., Haynes, A., Carter, H. H., Lautenschlager, N. T., Ridgers, N. D., Pestell, C. & Green, D. J., 28 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Composition
Walking
Exercise
Water
Body Mass Index
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)
Cognition
Randomized Controlled Trials
Water
Arteries
Brain
15 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder and youth justice: a prevalence study among young people sentenced to detention in Western Australia

Bower, C., Watkins, R. E., Mutch, R. C., Marriott, R. P., Freeman, J., Kippin, N., Safe, B., Pestell, C. F., Cheung, C., Shield, H., Tarratt, L., Springall, A., Taylor, J., Walker, N., Argiro, E., Leitao, S., Hamilton, S., Condon, C., Passmore, H. & Giglia, R., 26 Mar 2018, In : BMJ. 8, 2, 10 p., e019605.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Western Australia
Social Justice
Cross-Sectional Studies
Rehabilitation
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)
82 Downloads (Pure)
File
Statistical Factor Analysis
Sleep
Accidental Falls
Hyperhidrosis
Social Adjustment

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Australia: Practice guidelines for diagnosis and management.

Pestell, C. & Fitzpatrick, J., 19 May 2017, Australian Doctor, p. 25-26 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Diptera
Research
Research Personnel
Guidelines
2 Citations (Scopus)

Neuropsychological Predictors of Outcome Following Traumatic Brain Injury in Adults: a Meta-Analysis

Allanson, F., Pestell, C., Gignac, G. E., Yeo, Y. X. & Weinborn, M., Sep 2017, In : Neuropsychology Review. 27, 3, p. 287-201 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Glasgow Outcome Scale
Meta-Analysis
Aptitude
Short-Term Memory
Repression (Psychology)
2016

Autism, anxiety, and school functioning: improving school functioning by reducing anxiety in children on the spectrum. Final report

Ohan, J. L., Sng, A. A., Russell-Smith, S. N., Maybery, M. T., Pestell, C. F., Whitehouse, A. J., MacLeod, C., Mazzucchelli, T. & Egan, S., 2016, Indooroopilly, QLD: Autism CRC. 41 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther output

7 Citations (Scopus)
182 Downloads (Pure)

Study protocol for screening and diagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) among young people sentenced to detention in Western Australia

Passmore, H., Giglia, R., Watkins, R., Mutch, R., Marriott, R., Pestell, C., Zubrick, S., Rainsford, C., Walker, N., Fitzpatrick, J., Freeman, J., Kippin, N., Safe, B. & Bower, C., 22 Jun 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 6, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Western Australia
Social Justice
Government Agencies
Ethics Committees

The relationship between sleep and working memory in children with neurological conditions

McCann, M. A. A., Bayliss, D., Pestell, C. F., Hill, C. M. M. & Bucks, R. S., 2016, In : Child Neuropsychology. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Short-Term Memory
Sleep
Cognition
Snoring
Memory Disorders
2015

Assessment of capacity in young offenders

Pestell, C. & Paul, A., 2015, InPsych, 37, 4, p. 17.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

2013
19 Citations (Scopus)

An Investigation of Executive Functioning, Attention and Working Memory in Compulsive Hoarding

Mcmillan, S. G., Rees, C. & Pestell, C., 2013, In : Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. 41, p. 610–625

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Predictive Gene Testing for Huntington Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Disorders

Wedderburn, S., Panegyres, P. K., Andrew, S., Goldblatt, J., Liebeck, T., Mcgrath, F., Wiltshire, M., Pestell, C., Lee, J. & Beilby, J., 2013, In : Internal Medicine Journal. 43, p. 1272-1279

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011
12 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring the Role of Cognitive Reserve in Early-Onset Dementia

Fairjones, S. E., Vuletich, E. J., Pestell, C. & Panegyres, P. K., 2011, In : American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias. 26, p. 139-144

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
2010
6 Citations (Scopus)

The Amnesic Syndrome of Primary Whipple Disease of the Brain

Panegyres, P. K., Foster, J., Fallon, M. & Connor, C., 2010, In : Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology. 23, 4, p. 49-51

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2001

Gene testing for Alzheimer's Disease.

Panegyres, P., Goldblatt, J., Walpole, I., Connor, C., Liebeck, T. & Harrop, K., 2001, Dementia Review Series. Genetics in Dementia, p. 16-17 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

2000

Early onset dementia.

Panegyres, P., Davies, S. & Pestell, C., 2000, In : The Medical journal of Australia. 173, 5, p. 279-280 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Early-onset dementia [6] (multiple letters)

Panegyres, P. K., Davies, S. R. & Connor, C. F., 4 Sep 2000, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 173, 5, p. 279-280 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

17 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic testing for Alzheimer's disease

Panegyres, P. K., Goldblatt, J., Walpole, I., Connor, C., Liebeck, T. & Harrop, K., 3 Apr 2000, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 172, 7, p. 339-343 5 p., PMID:10844923.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Genetic Testing
Alzheimer Disease
Apolipoproteins E
Genes
Routine Diagnostic Tests
1996

The application of neuropsychological theory and practice in clinical settings.

Zubrick, S., Hayward, L. & Connor, C., 1996, The Practice of Clinical Psychology. Martin, P. R. & Birnbrauer, J. S. (eds.). Melbourne: Australian Psychological Society

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

1992
66 Citations (Scopus)

Sex Role Stereotyping in Australian Television Advertisements.

Mazzella, C., Durkin, K., Cerini, E. & Buralli, P., 1992, In : Sex Roles. 26, p. 243 259 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

television