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Dr. Darren Mc Causland
Research Fellow, School of Nursing & Midwifery

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

McCarron, M., McCausland, D., Allen, A., Luus, R., & McCallion, P., The impact of the COVID-19 crisis for older people with an intellectual disability in Ireland, Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference 2021 (THEconf2021): 'Transforming healthcare in a changing world: new ways of thinking and working', Dublin, 9th - 11th March, 2021 Oral Presentation, 2021 URL

Health and wellness among persons ageing with intellectual disability in, editor(s)M. Putnam, & C. Bigby (Eds.) , Handbook on Ageing with Disability, London, Taylor & Francis, 2021, [McCausland, D., McCallion, P., & McCarron, M. ] Book Chapter, 2021

Health and wellness among persons ageing with intellectual disability in, editor(s)M. Putnam, C. Bigby , Handbook on Aging with Disability, Routledge, 2021, [McCausland, D.; McCallion, P.; McCarron, M.] Book Chapter, 2021

McCausland, D., McCallion, P., Murphy, E., Luus, R., & McCarron, M., The impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the social inclusion and well-being of older people with an intellectual disability in Ireland, Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference 2021 (THEconf2021): 'Transforming healthcare in a changing world: new ways of thinking and working', Dublin, 9th - 11th March, 2021 Oral Presentation, 2021 URL

Murphy, E., McCausland, D., Korfage, I., Flygare Wallen, E., Koster, R., McCallion, P., & McCarron, M., Digi-ID: Digital Skills education to support better health and well being and social inclusion outcomes for adults with intellectual disabilities (ID), Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference 2021 (THEconf2021): 'Transforming healthcare in a changing world: new ways of thinking and working', Dublin, 9th - 11th March, 2021 Oral Presentation, 2021 URL

McCausland, D., McCallion, P., Brennan, D., McCarron, M., In pursuit of meaningful occupation: Employment and occupational outcomes for older Irish adults with an intellectual disability, Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 33, (3), 2020, p386 - 397 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Choice as people age with intellectual disability - an Irish perspective in, editor(s)Roger J. Stancliffe, Michael L. Wehmeyer, Karrie A. Shogren, Brian H. Abery, , Choice, preference and disability: Promotiing self-determination across the lifespan, Springer Books, 2020, [O'Donovan, M-A., McCausland, D., McCallion, P., McCarron, M] Book Chapter, 2020

Brennan, D., McCausland, D., O'Donnovan, M-A., Eustace-Cook, J., McCallion, P., & McCarron, M., Approaches to and outcomes of future planning for family carers of adults with an intellectual disability: A systematic review, Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2020, p1-- Journal Article, 2020 DOI

McCausland, D., Stancliffe, R.J., McCallion, P., McCarron, M., Longitudinal use and factors associated with public transport and other travel options for older people with an intellectual disability in Ireland, Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

McCausland, D., McCallion, P., Carroll, R., & McCarron, The nature and quality of friendship for older adults with an intellectual disability in Ireland, Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

McCausland, D. Murphy, E. McCallion, P. McCarron, M., Assessing the impact of person-centred planning on the community integration of adults with an intellectual disability, Dublin, National Disability Authority, 2019 Report, 2019

Murphy, E.,McCausland, D., McCallion, P., McCarron, M., The role of family and service providers in supporting Irish older adults with intellectual disabilities achieve their social integration goals, International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Regional Congress, Gothenburg, May 2019, 2019 Oral Presentation, 2019

McCausland, D., Murphy, E., McCallion, P., McCarron, M. , Assessing the outcomes of social integration goals in a person centred planning process for older people with intellectual disabilities, Trinity Health and Education International Conference, Dublin, 2019, 2019 Oral Presentation, 2019

McCausland, Darren, Brennan, Damien, McCallion, Philip, McCarron, Mary, Balancing personal wishes and caring capacity in future planning for adults with an intellectual disability living with family carers, Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, 23, (3), 2019, p413-431 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Murphy, E.,McCausland, D., Carroll, R., McCallion, P., McCarron, M., Exploring the relationship between technology usage & social inclusion for older adults with intellectual disabilities in Ireland, IASSIDD World Congress , Glasgow, 6-9 August 2019 , 2019 Oral Presentation, 2019 DOI

McCausland, D., Carroll, R., McCallion, P., McCarron, M., The nature and quality of friendships of older people with intellectual disabilities in Ireland, IASSIDD World Congress, Glasgow, 6-9 August 2019, 2019 Oral Presentation, 2019 DOI

McCausland, D., McCallion, P., Brennan, D., and McCarron, M., The exercise of human rights and citizenship by older adults with an intellectual disability in Ireland, Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62, (10), 2018, p875 - 887 Journal Article, 2018 URL

McCausland D., McCallion, P., Brennan, D., McCarron, M, Interpersonal relationships of older adults with an intellectual disability in Ireland, Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31, (1), 2017, p140 - 153 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

McCausland, D., McCarron, M, Social and community participation of older people with intellectual disabilities , 2017 International Summit on Ageing with an Intellectual Disability, TBSI Dublin, 20th September, 2017 Oral Presentation, 2017

Damien Brennan, Rebecca Murphy, Philip McCallion, Darren McCausland, Mary McCarron, 200Future Care Planning Amongst Parent and Sibling Carers with Ageing Family Member with an Intellectual Disability, 46, (Suppl{\_), 2017, piii13--iii59 Journal Article, 2017

Darren McCausland, Rachael Carroll, Philip McCallion, Mary McCarron, 226Engagement in Community by Older People with an Intellectual Disability in Ireland, 46, (Suppl{\_), 2017, ppiii13--iii59 Conference Paper, 2017

McCausland, D., Brennan, D., McCarron, M, Using the WHO's ICF as a theoretical framework for the study of social participation for older people with intellectual disability, IASSID Congress, Melbourne, Australia, 15th - 19th August, 2016 Oral Presentation, 2016

McCausland, Darren, McCallion, Philip, Brennan, Damien, McCarron, Mary, THE IMPACT OF FUNCTIONAL LIMITATION ON SOCIAL PARTICIPATION FOR OLDER PEOPLE WITH AN INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY IN IRELAND, Age and Ageing, 45, 2016, p7 Journal Article, 2016

McCausland, D., Brennan, D., McCallion, P., McCarron, M., What is community?: A theoretical model of community for people with intellectual disabilities, Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 60, (7-8), 2016, p798 Journal Article, 2016

McCausland, D., McCallion, P., Cleary,E., McCarron, M, Social Connections for Older People with Intellectual Disabilities in Ireland: Results from Wave 1 of IDS-TILDA, Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 29, (1), 2015, p71 - 82 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

McCausland, D., McCarron, M, Social engagement, HSE & DOH, June, 2014 Oral Presentation, 2014

McCausland, D., McCallion, P., Carroll, R., McCarron, M., Social participation for older people with ID in different residential settings in Ireland: results from wave 2 of the Intellectual Disability Supplement to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (IDS-TILDA), Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 27, (4), 2014, p346 Journal Article, 2014

Griffiths, C., Keenan, P., McCausland, D., Hynes, G., McCarron, M., McCallion, P, Engineering change in the culture and practices of a service for people with intellectual disability., Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, Pathways to Inclusion 4th International IASSIDD Europe Regional Congress, Vienna, 14th-17th July 2014, 27, (4), 2014, pp359 - 359 Conference Paper, 2014

McCausland, D., Burke, E., McGlinchy, E., Swinburne, J., Cleary, E., McCarron, M., McCallion, P , Use of Transport for Older People with Intellectual Disability: Results from Wave 1 of the Intellectual Disability Supplement to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (IDS-TILDA), Irish Journal of Medical Science, 61st Annual&Scientific Meeting of the Irish Gerontological Society, Croke Park, 20-21 September 2013, 182, (6), 2013 Poster, 2013

McCausland, D., McCarron, M., McCallion, P., Brennan, D, An exploration of the experiences of community for older people with intellectual disability in Ireland, 14th Helathcare interdisciplinary Research Conference & Student Colloqium, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College, November, 2013 Oral Presentation, 2013

McCarron, Mary, McCausland, Darren, Burke, Eilish, Swinburne, Janet, Carroll, Rachael, McCallion, Philip, An Exploration of Community Presence for Older People with an Intellectual Disability, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 181, 2012, pS261 Journal Article, 2012

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

McCarron, Mary; McCausland, Darren; Allen, Andrew; Luus, Retha; Sheerin, Fintan; Burke, Eilish; McGlinchey, Eimear; Flannery, Fidelma; McCallion, Philip, The impact of COVID-19 on people ageing with an intellectual disability in Ireland, Dublin, December, 2020 Report, 2020 URL

McCausland, D., Carroll, R., McCallion, P., McCarron, M., Social participation, Dublin, IDS-TILDA, 2017, p23 - 55 Report, 2017

McCausland, D., McCallion, P., Carroll, R., O'Donovan, M.A., McGlinchey, E., Shivers, C., Burke, E., McCarron, M., Social participation for older people with intellectual disability, Dublin, IDS-TILDA, 2014 Report, 2014

McCausland, Darren, International experience in the provision of individual education plans for children with disabilities, Dublin, National Disability Authority, 2005 Report, 2005

Research Expertise

Description

Research Fellow and lead of Social & Community research at the Trinity Centre for Ageing and Intellectual Disability (TCAID) and the Intellectual Disability Supplement to The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (IDS-TILDA. I have a particular interest in the social inclusion of people with intellectual disability, and my research explores different aspects of their interpersonal relationships and participation in community. Other interests include person-centered planning, caring and future care planning, inclusive methodologies, and sociological questions of community, inclusion and social capital.

Projects

  • Title
    • Assessing the impact of person-centred planning on the community integration of adults with an intellectual disability
  • Funding Agency
    • National Disability Authority
  • Date From
    • 2018
  • Date To
    • 2019
  • Title
    • IDS-TILDA
  • Summary
    • The Intellectual Disability Supplement to The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (IDS-TILDA) is a longitudinal study of aging among people with ID aged 40 years and older in Ireland. Currently in Wave 3 of the study.
  • Funding Agency
    • HRB

Recognition

Memberships

Irish Disability Studies Association 2015

International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD) 2014