Sixsmith, Judith

Professor, Professor of Health Related Research

  • 1923 Citations
  • 22 h-Index
1986 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Ageing in Urban Neighbourhoods: Exploring Place Insideness Amongst Older Adults in India, Brazil and the United Kingdom

Woolrych, R., Duvurru, J., Portella, A., Sixsmith, J., Menezes, D., Fisher, J., Lawthom, R., Reddy, S., Datta, A., Chakravarty, I., Khan, A. M., Murray, M., Makita, M., Zubair, M. & Pereira, G., 5 Aug 2020, In : Psychology and Developing Societies. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A narrative review of facilitating and inhibiting factors in advance care planning initiation in people with dementia

Phenwan, T., Sixsmith, J., McSwiggan, L. & Buchanan, D., 1 Jun 2020, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 11, 3, p. 353-368 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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1 Citation (Scopus)
25 Downloads (Pure)

An Exploration of Experiences of Transdisciplinary Research in Aging and Technology

Wada, M., Grigorovich, A., Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J. & Kontos, P., 2020, In : Forum: Qualitative Social Research. 21, 1, 27 p., 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
12 Downloads (Pure)

A protocol for co-creating research project lay summaries with stakeholders: Guideline development for Canada's AGE-WELL Network

Wada, M., Sixsmith, J., Harwood, G., Cosco, T. D., Fang, M. L. & Sixsmith, A., 8 May 2020, In : Research Involvement and Engagement. 6, p. 1-8 8 p., 22.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Housing and Ageing: Let’s get serious - ‘How do you plan for the future while also addressing immediate chaos?’

McCall, V., Ziegler, F., Robertson, J., Lovatt, M., Phillips, J., Porteus, J., McIntyre, Z., Rutherford, A., Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R., Eadie, J., Wallman, J., Epinosa, M., Harrison, E. & Wallace, T., 31 Jul 2020, In : Social Inclusion. 8, 3, p. 28-42 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Knowledge, Innovation, and Impact in Health: A Guide for the Engaged Researcher

Sixsmith, A. (ed.), Mihailidis, A. (ed.), Sixsmith, J. (ed.) & Fang, M. L. (ed.), 15 May 2020, 1 ed. Switzerland: Springer . 260 p. (International Perspectives on Social Policy, Administration, and Practice)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Perceptions of Home in Long-Term Care Settings: Before and After Institutional Relocation

Wada, M., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R., Fang, M. L. & Sixsmith, A., Jun 2020, In : Ageing and Society. 40, 6, p. 1267-1290 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
153 Downloads (Pure)

Place (in)securities: older adults’ perceptions across urban environments in the United Kingdom ((In)seguridades de lugar. Percepciones de las personas mayores en distintos entornos urbanos del Reino Unido)

Makita, M., Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Murray, M., Menezes, D., Fisher, J. & Lawthom, R., 2020, In : PsyEcology . 11, 2, p. 214-231 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2019

Ageing-in-Place for Low-Income Seniors: Living at the Intersection of Multiple Identities, Positionalities, and Oppressions

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Canham, S., Battersby, L., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., 2 Feb 2019, The Palgrave Handbook of Intersectionality in Public Policy. Hankivsky, O. & Jordan-Zachery, J. S. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 641-664 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ageing in Place in a World of Inequalities: Exploring How Sense of Place Is Experienced By Older Adults from Different Social Classes through Photo Diaries

Portella, A., Woolrych, R., Günther, I., Kapp, S., Rocha, E., Xavier, S., Cardoso, A. & Sixsmith, J., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Agentic experiences within structures of long-term care (LTC): implications for research and practice

Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, A., 23 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Building UK Age Friendly Cities and Communities from the Ground up: Older People on Intergenerational Perspectives

Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R., Fisher, J., Murray, M., Makita, M., Lawthom, R. & Menezes, D., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Co-creating project lay summaries with stakeholders

Wada, M., Cosco, T., Lowe, S., Harwood, G., Gale, B. -J., Forsythe, L., Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J. & Sixsmith, A., 22 Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Constructing and Negotiating Social Participation In Old Age: Experiences of Older Adults Living In Urban Environments in the United Kingdom

Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Lawthom, R., Makita, M., Fisher, J. & Murray, M., 23 Dec 2019, In : Ageing and Society. 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Construction of meanings during life-limiting illnesses and its impacts on palliative care: ethnographic study in an African context

Agom, D. A., Neill, S., Allen, S., Poole, H., Sixsmith, J., Onyeka, T. C. & Ominyi, J., Nov 2019, In : Psycho-Oncology. 28, 11, p. 2201-2209 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Deconstructing the ‘culture’ of service provision for older people experiencing homelessness

Fang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Wada, M. & Sixsmith, J., Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Defining and evaluating transdisciplinary research: implications for aging and technology

Grigorovich, A., Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J. & Kontos, P., 2019, In : Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology. 14, 6, p. 533-542 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)

Developing Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: Experiences from the UK , Brazil and India

Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Menezes, D., Fisher, J., Murray, M., Lawthom, R., Smith, H. & Garcia-Ferrari, S., 29 Aug 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Doing transdisciplinarity: Promising practices in aging and technology development

Wada, M., Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., Fang, M. L., Grigorovich, A. & Sixsmith, A., Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Exploring Privilege in the Digital Divide: Implications for Theory, Policy, and Practice

Fang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M. & Sixsmith, A., Feb 2019, In : Gerontologist. 59, 1, p. e1-e15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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15 Citations (Scopus)
273 Downloads (Pure)
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Institutional dynamics and agentic experiences within longterm care: implications for research and practice

Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, A., Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Place-Making with Older Adults: Towards Age-Friendly Cities and Communities

Woolrych, R., Portella, A., Sixsmith, J., Smith, H. C., Garcia Ferrari, M. S., Makita, M., Menezes, D., Fisher, J., Lawthom, R., Murray, M., Crane de Narvaez, S. & Goodman, N., 2019, Edinburgh: Heriot-Watt University.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Social and health system complexities impacting on decision-making for utilisation of oncology and palliative care in an African context: a qualitative study

Agom, D. A., Allen, S., Neill, S., Sixsmith, J., Poole, H., Onyeka, T. C. & Ominyi, J., 16 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Social and Health System Complexities Impacting on Decision-Making for Utilization of Oncology and Palliative Care in an African Context: A Qualitative Study

Agom, D. A., Allen, S., Neill, S., Sixsmith, J., Poole, H., Onyeka, T. C. & Ominyi, J., 16 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

“You Really Do Become Invisible”: Examining Older Adults’ Rights to Urban Environments in the UK

Woolrych, R., Menezes, D., Sixsmith, J., Murray, M., Fisher, J., Lawthom, R., Garcia-Ferrari, S., Makita, M. & Smith, H., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2018

An occupational therapy perspective on cognitive stimulation therapy: targeting occupational performance and outcomes for people with dementia.

Rehling, T., Pilkington, A., Sixsmith, J., Corr, S. & Chard, G., 25 May 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

A Scoping Review Exploration of the Intended and Unintended Consequences of eHealth on Older People: A Health Equity Impact Assessment

Fang, M. L., Siden, E., Korol, A., Demestihas, M-A., Sixsmith, J. & Sixsmith, A., Nov 2018, In : Human Technology. 14, 3, p. 297-323 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Beyond “Witnessing”: Children’s Experiences of Coercive Control in Domestic Violence and Abuse

Callaghan, J., Alexander, J., Sixsmith, J. & Fellin, L., 1 May 2018, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 33, 10, p. 1551-1581 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)

Co-creating engagement practices with older adults: OA-INVOLVE

Colobong, R., Diep, J., Fowler, J., Goldman, I., Harris, B., Helmke, T., Houston, W., Kirkland, S. A., Kontos, P., Lidstone, C., O’Doherty, K., Panek, I., Sixsmith, J., Vaccarino, O. & Woods, S., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Co-creating Home and Community: Building Partnerships to Support Older Adults to Age-Well-in-Place

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L. & Canham, S. L., Oct 2018, Psychologies of Ageing: Theory, Research and Practice. Peel, E., Holland, C. & Murray, M. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 189-219 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Contextual factors for aging well: Creating socially engaging spaces through the use of deliberative dialogues

Canham, S. L., Fang, M. L., Battersby, L., Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., Feb 2018, In : Gerontologist. 58, 1, p. 140-148 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
156 Downloads (Pure)

Engaging Older Adults in Aging and Technology Projects: Highlights from AGE-WELL Case Studies

Kirkland, S. A., Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., O’Doherty, K., Colobong, R., Diep, J., Panek, I. & Vaccarino, O., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Experiences of social participation and place among older adults living in urban neighbourhoods in the UK and Brazil

Woolrych, R., Fisher, J., Lawthom, R., Sixsmith, J., Makita, M., Portella, A., Pereira, G. & Murray, M., 1 Nov 2018, p. 242. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access

Exploring the Potential of Smart Cities in the Design of Age-friendly Urban Environments

Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Makita, M., Fisher, J. & Lawthom, R., 7 May 2018, Gerontechnology : Official Journal of the International Society for Gerontechnology. 67s ed. Vol. 17. p. 68s

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring Transnational Understandings of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities

Menezes, D., Woolrych, R., Makita, M., Sixsmith, J., Murray, M., Smith, H., Reddy, J. & Duvvuru, J., 16 Nov 2018, p. 933.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access

Integrating sense-of-place within new housing developments: a community-based participatory research approach

Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., 19 Dec 2018, Resilience and Ageing: Creativity, Culture and Community. Goulding, A., Davenport, B. & Newman, A. (eds.). Bristol: Policy Press, 224 p. (Connected Communities).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

1 Citation (Scopus)

Measuring the violence prevention climate: Development and evaluation of the VPC-14

Hallett, N., Huber, J. W., Sixsmith, J. & Dickens, G. L., Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Nursing Studies. 88, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
93 Downloads (Pure)

Older Adults as Experts in Technology Research and Development Projects: OA-INVOLVE resources guiding older adults

Sixsmith, J., Kirkland, S. A., Kontos, P., O’Doherty, K., Colobong, R., Diep, J., Panek, I. & Vaccarino, O., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Positive changes in older adults’ engagement in aging and technology research across the AGE-WELL Network: Annual surveys summary

Kirkland, S. A., Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., O’Doherty, K., Colobong, R., Crawford, T., Diep, J., Panek, I. & Vaccarino, O., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Projetando lugares com idosos: uma análise da produção acadêmica nacional

Pereira, G., Portella, A., Sopeña, S., Chiarelli, L., Correa, C., Costa, T., Libardoni, T., Medvedoski, N. S., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, J., 2018, In : Pixo. 2, 4, p. 98-119 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Raising Death Awareness in Thailand, the Case of Life Unlocking Card Game

Phenwan, T., Sixsmith, J., Buchanan, D., McSwiggan, L., Sittiwantana, E. & Apichanakulchai, T., 28 Nov 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Transdisciplinary Research in Aging and Technology: Experiences From a Pan-canadian Research Network

Grigorovich, A., Wada, M., Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. & Kontos, P., 16 Nov 2018, p. 1019-1019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

老龄人之家: 加拿大西部经济适用房项目的内外设计

Translated title of the contribution: Designing Homes for Seniors: The ‘Ins’ and ‘Outs’ of an Affordable Housing Project in Western CanadaFang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, A., 2018, In : Community Design. 4, 86, p. 72-85 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

6Cs and ten commitments: nurses’ understanding and use of courage

Barchard, F., Sixsmith, J., Neill, S. & Meurier, C., 27 Feb 2017, In : Nursing Management. 23, 10, p. 26-31 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Ageing, urban environments and place: moving towards a transdisciplinary research agenda

Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, J., 20 Mar 2017, In : IAPS Bulletin of People-Environmental Studies. 44, p. 21-24 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ageing well in the right place: partnership working with older people

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L. & Sixsmith, A., 25 Jan 2017, In : Working with Older People. 21, 1, p. 40-48 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Aging well @ home: An Implementation and Sustainability Plan

Fang, M. L., Battersby, L., Canham, S. L., Ren, T. H., Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J. & Sixsmith, A., 1 May 2017, Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University. 12 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report