Professor Craig Melville

  • Professor of Intellectual Disabilities Psychiatry (Mental Health & Wellbeing)
  • Associate (School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing)

Biography

Professor Melville graduated in medicine from the University of Glasgow BSc (Hons) in 1990 gaining an MBChB in 1993. After completing higher specialist training in General Adult Psychiatry and Learning Disabilities Psychiatry in 2003, he completed a higher degree (MD, University of Glasow 2010). His current post is at the Glasgow University Centre for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.

Since 2004, he has been joint coordinator of the BSc (Clinical Medicine) in Psychological Medicine.

Professor Melville is a trustee of The Scottish Consortium for Learning Disabilities and is involved in several strands of work with the Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network (SIGN).


Research interests

  • Physical activity, walking and sedentary behaviour
  • Obesity and weight loss
  • Complex, behaviour change interventions
  • Social disadvantage, deprivation and health
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders and mental health
  • Intellectual Disabilities.

 

Current Projects (click for further information)

1.  Supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities to make healthy choices

 Walk well a ‌randomised ‌controlled trial of a walking interv‌ention for adults with intellectual disabilities, in collaboration with Professor Nanette Murie, University of Edinburgh and Professor Kirsten Stalker, University of Strathclyde.

  Welldo  a randomised controlled trial of a weight management intervention for adults with learning disabilities and obesity, in collaboration with Dr Catherine Hankey, University of Glasgow.

 Get Active Be Healthy logo Get Active Be Healthy a multi-component physical activity intervention for children with intellectual disabilities, in collaboration with Mrs Victoria Penpraze, University of Glasgow.

2.  Mental Health and Wellbeing

Developing valid models of psychopathology experienced by adults with intellectual disabilities, in collaboration with Professor Sally-Ann Cooper and Dr Alex McConnachie, University of Glasgow.

   LD-CAMHS Models and Outcomes - Identifying prototype models for the delivery of learning disabilities child and adolescent mental health services.

 Beat It logo BEAT-IT a randomised controlled trial comparing a behavioural activation treatment for depression in adults with learning disabilities with an attention control.  Chief Investigator:  Professor Andrew Jahoda.

ASD Developing psychosocial interventions for adults with autism spectrum disorders and anxiety, in collaboration with Dr Andrew Stanfield, University of Edinburgh and Autism Initiatives Scotland.

Current doctoral students

Turkiya Almaskari (PhD)
Leanne Harris (PhD)

Postdoctoral researchers

Dr Arlene McGarty
Dr Myrthe Jacobs
Dr Fiona Mitchell
Dr Ashley Robertson

 


Publications

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2019

Westrop, S. C., Melville, C. A. , Muirhead, F. and Mcgarty, A. (2019) Gender differences in physical activity and sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review and meta‐analysis. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, (doi:10.1111/jar.12648)

Kinnear, D. , Rydzewska, E. , Dunn, K., Hughes-McCormack, L. A., Melville, C. , Henderson, A. and Cooper, S.-A. (2019) The relative influence of intellectual disabilities and autism on mental and general health in Scotland: a cross-sectional study of a whole country of 5.3 million children and adults. BMJ Open, 9(8), e029040. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029040) (PMID:31462474)

Salt, E., Melville, C. and Jahoda, A. (2019) Transitioning to adulthood with a mild intellectual disability: Young people's experiences, expectations, and aspirations. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 32(4), pp. 901-912. (doi:10.1111/jar.12582) (PMID:30950169)

Harris, L., Mcgarty, A. M. , Hilgenkamp, T., Mitchell, F. and Melville, C. A. (2019) Patterns of objectively measured sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, (doi:10.1111/jar.12633) (PMID:31192528)

Habib, A., Harris, L., Pollick, F. and Melville, C. (2019) A meta-analysis of working memory in individuals with autism spectrum disorders. PLoS ONE, 14(4), e0216198. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0216198) (PMID:31039192) (PMCID:PMC6490940)

Kinnear, D. , Rydzewska, E. , Dunn, K., Hughes-Mccormack, L., Melville, C. , Henderson, A. and Cooper, S.-A. (2019) The Relative Influence Of Intellectual Disabilities and Autism on Mental and General Health: A Cross-Sectional Study of a Whole Country of 5.3 Million Children and Adults. 2019 Gatlinburg Conference, San Antonio, TX, USA, 03-05 Apr 2019.

Scott, K. et al. (2019) Supporting people with intellectual disabilities in psychological therapies for depression: A qualitative analysis of supporters’ experiences. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 32(2), pp. 323-335. (doi:10.1111/jar.12529) (PMID:30264419)

Knight, R. et al. (2019) “Getting into it”: People with intellectual disabilities’ experiences and views of Behavioural Activation and Guided Self-Help for depression. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, (doi:10.1111/jar.12571) (PMID:30762261)

Harris, L., Hankey, C., Jones, N., Murray, H., Pert, C., Tobin, J., Boyle, S., Shearer, R. and Melville, C.A. (2019) Process evaluation of a cluster-randomised controlled trial of multi-component weight management programme in adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 63(1), pp. 49-63. (doi:10.1111/jir.12563) (PMID:30417575)

2018

Al Maskari, T. S. M. , Melville, C. , Al Farsi, Y., Wahid, R. and Willis, D. (2018) Qualitative exploration of the barriers to, and facilitators of, screening children for autism spectrum disorder in Oman. Early Child Development and Care, (doi:10.1080/03004430.2018.1550084)

Mitchell, F., Stevens, G., Jahoda, A. , Matthews, L. , Hankey, C., Murray, H. and Melville, C. (2018) The lifestyle behaviours of young adults with intellectual disabilities as they transition from school to adulthood: a pilot and feasibility study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(6), pp. 1154-1163. (doi:10.1111/jar.12489) (PMID:29953690)

Willems, M., Waninge, A., Hilgenkamp, T. I.M., van Empelen, P., Krijnen, W. P., van der Schans, C. P. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Effects of lifestyle change interventions for people with intellectual disabilities: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(6), pp. 949-961. (doi:10.1111/jar.12463) (PMID:29737607)

Oppewal, A. et al. (2018) Correlates of sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(10), 2274. (doi:10.3390/ijerph15102274)

Jahoda, A. et al. (2018) Behavioural activation versus guided self-help for depression in adults with learning disabilities: the BeatIt RCT. Health Technology Assessment, 22(53), (doi:10.3310/hta22530) (PMID:30265239)

Al Maskari, T. S. , Melville, C. A. and Willis, D. S. (2018) Systematic review: cultural adaptation and feasibility of screening for autism in non-English speaking countries. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 12, 22. (doi:10.1186/s13033-018-0200-8) (PMID:29760771) (PMCID:PMC5941599)

Macdonald, S. , Morrison, J. , Melville, C.A. , Baltzer, M. , MacArthur, L. and Cooper, S. A. (2018) Embedding routine health checks for adults with intellectual disabilities in primary care: practice nurse perceptions. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(4), pp. 349-357. (doi:10.1111/jir.12475) (PMID:29423981)

McGarty, A.M. , Downs, S.J., Melville, C.A. and Harris, L. (2018) A systematic review and meta-analysis of interventions to increase physical activity in children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(4), pp. 312-329. (doi:10.1111/jir.12467) (PMID:29277930)

Harris, L., Mcgarty, A. M. , Hilgenkamp, T., Mitchell, F. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Correlates of objectively measured sedentary time in adults with intellectual disabilities. Preventive Medicine Reports, 9, pp. 12-17. (doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.11.010) (PMID:29255667) (PMCID:PMC5725213)

McGarty, A. M. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Parental perceptions of facilitators and barriers to physical activity for children with intellectual disabilities: A mixed methods systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 73, pp. 40-57. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2017.12.007) (PMID:29248807)

Robertson, A. E. , Stanfield, A. C., Watt, J., Barry, F., Day, M., Cormack, M. and Melville, C. (2018) The experience and impact of anxiety in autistic adults: a thematic analysis. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 46, pp. 8-18. (doi:10.1016/j.rasd.2017.11.006)

Cooper, S.-A. et al. (2018) Management and prevalence of long-term conditions in primary health care for adults with intellectual disabilities compared with the general population: a population-based cohort study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(S1), pp. 68-81. (doi:10.1111/jar.12386) (PMID:28730746)

Harris, L., Melville, C. , Murray, H. and Hankey, C. (2018) The effects of multi-component weight management interventions on weight loss in adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 72, pp. 42-55. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2017.10.021) (PMID:29107176)

Melville, C.A. , McGarty, A. , Harris, L., Hughes-Mccormack, L., Baltzer, M. , McArthur, L., Morrison, J. , Allan, L. and Cooper, S.-A. (2018) A population-based, cross-sectional study of the prevalence and correlates of sedentary behaviour of adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(1), pp. 60-71. (doi:10.1111/jir.12454) (PMID:29214701)

Mitchell, F., Stalker, K., Matthews, L. , Mutrie, N., Melling, C., McConnachie, A. , Murray, H. and Melville, C. A. (2018) A qualitative exploration of participants’ experiences of taking part in a walking programme: Perceived benefits, barriers, choices and use of intervention resources. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(S1), pp. 110-121. (doi:10.1111/jar.12326) (PMID:28004473)

Stevens, G., Jahoda, A. , Matthews, L. , Hankey, C., Melville, C. , Murray, H. and Mitchell, F. (2018) A theory-informed qualitative exploration of social and environmental determinants of physical activity and dietary choices in young adults with intellectual disabilities in their final year of school. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(S1), pp. 52-67. (doi:10.1111/jar.12340) (PMID:28401626)

Spanos, D. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Weight loss interventions in specific groups: Adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. In: Hankey, C. and Whelan, K. (eds.) Advanced Nutrition and Dietetics in Obesity. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, pp. 235-241. ISBN 9780470670767 (doi:10.1002/9781118857991.ch4)

2017

Al Slamah, T., Nicholl, B. I. , Alslail, F. Y. and Melville, C. A. (2017) Self-management of type 2 diabetes in Gulf Cooperation Council countries: a systematic review. PLoS ONE, 12(12), e0189160. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0189160) (PMID:29232697) (PMCID:PMC5726716)

Jahoda, A. et al. (2017) Comparison of behavioural activation with guided self-help for treatment of depression in adults with intellectual disabilities: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Psychiatry, 4(12), pp. 909-919. (doi:10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30426-1) (PMID:29153873) (PMCID:PMC5714593)

Harris, L., Hankey, C., Jones, N., Pert, C., Murray, H., Tobin, J., Boyle, S. and Melville, C. (2017) A cluster randomised control trial of a multi-component weight management programme for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. British Journal of Nutrition, 118(3), pp. 229-240. (doi:10.1017/S0007114517001933) (PMID:28831953)

Melville, C. et al. (2017) Definitions, measurement and prevalence of sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities – a systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 97, pp. 62-71. (doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.12.052) (PMID:28057512)

Willems, M., Hilgenkamp, T. I.M., Havik, E., Waninge, A. and Melville, C. A. (2017) Use of behaviour change techniques in lifestyle change interventions for people with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 60, pp. 256-268. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.10.008)

2016

McGarty, A. , Penpraze, V. and Melville, C. (2016) Calibration and cross-validation of the ActiGraph wGT3X+ accelerometer for the estimation of physical activity intensity in children with intellectual disabilities. PLoS ONE, 11(10), e0164928. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0164928) (PMID:27760219) (PMCID:PMC5070820)

Jacobs, M., Downie, H., Kidd, G., Fitzsimmons, L., Gibbs, S. and Melville, C. (2016) Mental health services for children and adolescents with learning disabilities: a review of research on experiences of service users and providers. British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 44(3), pp. 225-232. (doi:10.1111/bld.12141)

Melville, C. A. , Johnson, P. C. D. , Smiley, E., Simpson, N., Purves, D., McConnachie, A. and Cooper, S.-A. (2016) Problem behaviours and symptom dimensions of psychiatric disorders in adults with intellectual disabilities: An exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 55, pp. 1-13. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.03.007) (PMID:27018744)

Matthews, L. , Mitchell, F., Stalker, K., McConnachie, A. , Murray, H., Melling, C., Mutrie, N. and Melville, C. (2016) Process evaluation of the Walk Well study: a cluster-randomised controlled trial of a community based walking programme for adults with intellectual disabilities. BMC Public Health, 16, 527. (doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3179-6) (PMID:27387203) (PMCID:PMC4936049)

Melville, C.A. , Johnson, P.C.D. , Smiley, E., Simpson, N., McConnachie, A. , Purves, D., Osugo, M. and Cooper, S.-A. (2016) Statistical modelling studies examining the dimensional structure of psychopathology experienced by adults with intellectual disabilities: Systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 53-54, pp. 1-10. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.01.018) (PMID:26852278)

Spanos, D., Hankey, C. and Melville, C. (2016) The effectiveness of a weight maintenance intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a single stranded study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 29(4), pp. 317-329. (doi:10.1111/jar.12181) (PMID:25916495)

Mitchell, F., Jahoda, A. , Hankey, C., Matthews, L. , Murray, H. and Melville, C. (2016) ‘Moving on and feeling good’: a feasibility study to explore the lifestyle behaviours of young adults with intellectual disabilities as they transition from school to adulthood—a study protocol. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 2(1), 8. (doi:10.1186/s40814-015-0044-9)

2015

Jahoda, A. , Melville, C. , Cooper, S.-A. , Hastings, R., Briggs, A. , Dagnan, D., Hatton, C., McConnachie, A. , Williams, C. and Jones, R. P. (2015) BEAT-IT: a randomised controlled trial comparing a behavioural activation treatment for depression in adults with intellectual disabilities with an attention control: summary of study protocol. Trials, 16, 595. (doi:10.1186/s13063-015-1103-5) (PMID:26714891) (PMCID:PMC4696180)

Jones, N., Melville, C. A. , Harris, L., Bleazard, L. and Hankey, C. R. (2015) A qualitative study exploring why adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity want to lose weight and views of their carers. BMC Obesity, 2, 49.

Jahoda, A. , Melville, C.A. , Pert, C., Cooper, S.-A. , Lynn, H., Williams, C. and Davidson, C. (2015) A feasibility study of behavioural activation for depressive symptoms in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 59(11), pp. 1010-1021. (doi:10.1111/jir.12175)

Harris, L., Hankey, C., Murray, H. and Melville, C. (2015) The effects of physical activity interventions on preventing weight gain and the effects on body composition in young adults with intellectual disabilities: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Clinical Obesity, 5(4), pp. 198-210. (doi:10.1111/cob.12103) (PMID:26126951)

Kreslins, A., Robertson, A. and Melville, C. (2015) The effectiveness of psychosocial interventions for anxiety in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 9, 22. (doi:10.1186/s13034-015-0054-7) (PMID:26120361) (PMCID:PMC4482189)

Harris, L., Melville, C. A. , Jones, N., Pert, C., Boyle, S., Murray, H., Tobin, J., Gray, F. and Hankey, C. (2015) A single-blind, pilot randomised trial of a weight management intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: study protocol. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 1(5), (doi:10.1186/2055-5784-1-5)

Jones, N., Melville, C. A. , Tobin, J. and Gray, F. (2015) A retrospective evaluation of an adapted group weight management intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities: Waist Winners Too. British Journal of Obesity, 1(4), pp. 132-140.

Mcgarty, A. M. , Penpraze, V. and Melville, C. A. (2015) Feasibility of a laboratory-based accelerometer calibration protocol for children with intellectual disabilities. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 1, 18. (doi:10.1186/s40814-015-0014-2)

Melville, C. A. , Mitchell, F., Stalker, K., Matthews, L. , McConnachie, A. , Murray, H. M., Melling, C. and Mutrie, N. (2015) Effectiveness of a walking programme to support adults with intellectual disabilities to increase physical activity: Walk Well cluster-randomised controlled trial. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 12, 125. (doi:10.1186/s12966-015-0290-5) (PMID:26416606) (PMCID:PMC4587575)

2014

Cooper, S.-A. et al. (2014) Practice nurse health checks for adults with intellectual disabilities: a cluster-design, randomised controlled trial. Lancet Psychiatry, 1(7), pp. 511-521. (doi:10.1016/S2215-0366(14)00078-9)

Mcgarty, A. M. , Penpraze, V. and Melville, C. A. (2014) Accelerometer use during field-based physical activity research in children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities: a systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35(5), pp. 973-981. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2014.02.009) (PMID:24629542)

2013

Spanos, D., Boyle, S., Hankey, C. and Melville, C. (2013) Comparing the effectiveness of a multi-component weight loss intervention in adults with and without intellectual disabilities. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, 27(1), pp. 22-29. (doi:10.1111/jhn.12051)

Mitchell, F., Melville, C. , Stalker, K., Matthews, L. , McConnachie, A. , Murray, H., Walker, A. and Mutrie, N. (2013) Walk well: a randomised controlled trial of a walking intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities: study protocol. BMC Public Health, 13, 620. (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-620) (PMID:23816316) (PMCID:PMC3733830)

Spanos, D. et al. (2013) Carers' perspectives of a weight loss intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a qualitative study. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 57(1), pp. 90-102. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2011.01530.x)

Spanos, D., Melville, C. and Hankey, C. (2013) Weight management interventions in adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a systematic review of the evidence. Nutrition Journal, 12(132), (doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-132)

2012

Mizen, L.A.M., Macfie, M.L., Findlay, L., Cooper, S.-A. and Melville, C. (2012) Clinical guidelines contribute to the health inequities experienced by individuals with intellectual disabilities. Implementation Science, 7(May), p. 42. (doi:10.1186/1748-5908-7-42)

2011

Cogan, A. and Melville, C. (2011) Problem based learning. In: Brown, T. M. and Eagles, J. (eds.) Teaching Psychiatry to Undergraduates. RCPsych Publications: London, pp. 110-118. ISBN 9781904671992

Melville, C.A. et al. (2011) An open study of the effectiveness of a multi-component weight-loss intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. British Journal of Nutrition, 105(10), pp. 1553-1562. (doi:10.1017/S0007114510005362) (PMID:21255473)

Cooper, S.-A. , McConnachie, A. , Allan, L.M., Melville, C. , Smiley, E. and Morrison, J. (2011) Neighbourhood deprivation, health inequalities, and service access by adults with intellectual disabilities: cross sectional study. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 55(3), pp. 313-323. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2010.01361.x)

Matthews, L. et al. (2011) Agreement of accelerometer and a physical activity questionnaire in adults with intellectual disabilities. Preventive Medicine, 52(5), pp. 361-364. (doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2011.02.001)

Spanos, D. et al. (2011) Carers' perspectives on a weight loss intervention for obese adults with intellectual disabilities: a qualitative study. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 70(OCE1), (doi:10.1017/S0029665111000358) (PMID:22369631)

2010

Kyle, S.D., Melville, C.A. and Jones, A. (2010) Effective communication training interventions for paid carers supporting adults with learning disabilities. British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 38(3), pp. 201-216. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3156.2009.00594.x)

Melville, C. , Spanos, D., Rankin, L., Macmillan, S., Penpraze, V., Boyle, S., Pert, C., Robinson, N., Miller, S. and Hankey, C. (2010) A pilot study of the TAKE 5 weight loss intervention for adults with obesity. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 23(5), p. 468. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3148.2010.00587.x)

Spanos, D. et al. (2010) TAKE 5 - a weight loss intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. Obesity Reviews, 11(S1), p. 336. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-789X.2010.00763_7.x)

Boyle, A., Melville, C.A. , Morrison, J. , Allan, L., Smiley, E., Espie, C.A. and Cooper, S.A. (2010) A cohort study of the prevalence of sleep problems in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Sleep Research, 19(1), pp. 42-53. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2869.2009.00788.x)

2009

Finlayson, J., Jackson, A., Cooper, S. , Morrison, J.M., Melville, C.A. , Smiley, E., Allan, L. and Mantry, D. (2009) Understanding predictors of low physical activity in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 22(3), pp. 236-247.

Melville, C.A. , Hamilton, S., Miller, S., Boyle, S., Robinson, N., Pert, C. and Hankey, C.R. (2009) Carer knowledge and perceptions of healthy lifestyles for adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 22(3), pp. 298-306. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3148.2008.00462.x)

Romeo, R., Knapp, M., Morrison, J., Melville, C., Allan, L., Finlayson, J. and Cooper, S.-A. (2009) Cost estimation of a health-check intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities in the UK. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 53(5), pp. 426-439. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2009.01159.x)

2008

Melville, C.A., Cooper, S.-A., Morrison, J. , Smiley, E., Allan, L., Jackson, A., Finlayson, J. and Mantry, D. (2008) The prevalence and incidence of mental ill-health in adults with autism and intellectual disabilities. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 38(9), pp. 1676-1688. (doi:10.1007/s10803-008-0549-7)

Melville, C.A., Cooper, S.-A., Morrison, J., Allan, L., Smiley, E. and Williamson, A. (2008) The prevalence and determinants of obesity in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 21(5), pp. 425-437. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3148.2007.00412.x)

Baltzer, M.C. , Cooper, S., Morrison, J.M., Allan, L., Melville, C.A., Jackson, A. and Wallace, C. (2008) The use of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act in primary care. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 52, p. 706.

2007

Hamilton, S., Hankey, C.R., Miller, S., Boyle, S. and Melville, C.A. (2007) A review of weight loss interventions for adults with intellectual disabilities. Obesity Reviews, 8(4), pp. 339-345. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-789X.2006.00307.x)

2006

Cooper, S., Morrison, J.M., Melville, C.A., Finlayson, J., Allan, L., Martin, G. and Robinson, N. (2006) Improving the health of people with intellectual disabilities: outcomes of a health screening programme after one year. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50(9), pp. 667-677. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2006.00824.x)

Melville, C.A. , Cooper, S.A. , Morrison, J., Finlayson, J., Allan, L., Robinson, N., Burns, E. and Martin, G. (2006) The outcomes of an intervention study to reduce the barriers experienced by people with intellectual disabilities accessing primary health care services. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50(1), pp. 11-17. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2005.00719.x)

2005

Melville, C.A., Cooper, S.-A., McGrother, C.W., Thorp, C.F. and Collacott, R. (2005) Obesity in adults with Down syndrome: a case-control study. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 49(2), pp. 125-133. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2004.00616.x)

Melville, C.A., Finlayson, J., Cooper, S.-A., Allan, L., Robinson, N., Burns, E., Martin, G. and Morrison, J. (2005) Enhancing primary health care services for adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 49(3), pp. 190-198. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2005.00640.x)

2004

Cooper, S. , Melville, C.A. and Morrison, J.M. (2004) People with intellectual disabilities. British Medical Journal, 329(7463), pp. 414-415.

Finlayson, J., Melville, C.A., Allan, L., Morrison, J. , Burns, E., Robinson, N. and Cooper, S. (2004) Enhancing care for adults with learning disabilities: meeting the training needs of practice nurses. Practice Nurse, 28(10), pp. 21-27.

Stevenson, C., Rajan, L., Reid, G., Melville, C. , McGilp, R. and Cooper, S. (2004) Withdrawal of antipsychotic drugs from adults with intellectual disabilities. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 21(3), pp. 85-90.

2003

Cooper, S., Melville, C. and Einfeld, S. (2003) Psychiatric diagnosis, intellectual disabilities and Diagnostic Criteria for Psychiatric Disorders for Use with Adults with Learning Disabilities/Mental Retardation (DC-LD). Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 47(s1), pp. 3-15. (doi:10.1046/j.1365-2788.47.s1.2.x)

Melville, C. (2003) A critique of the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychiatric Disorders for Use with Adults with Learning Disabilities/Mental Retardation (DC-LD) chapter on non-affective psychotic disorders. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 47, pp. 16-25.

Melville, C. and Cameron, J. (2003) Autism. In: Fraser, W. and Kerr, M. (eds.) Seminars in the Psychiatry of Learning Disability [2nd ed.]. Series: College seminars series. Gaskell Press: London, pp. 115-134. ISBN 9781901242935

Melville, C. , Morrison, J. , Allan, L. and McArthur, J. (2003) Integrated health care for people with learning disabilities. In: Brown, M. (ed.) Learning Disability: a handbook for integrated care. Fivepin ; Valery Masterton: Edinburgh, pp. 183-199. ISBN 9781903877197

1990

Melville, C.A. , Trainor, M., McGrath, J.C. , Daly, C. , O'Dowd, J.J. and Miller, D.J. (1990) Carnosine shows alpha-adrenoceptor agonist and antagonist properties in saphenous vein isolated from rabbit. Journal of Physiology, 427(Suppl.), 29P.

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Articles

Westrop, S. C., Melville, C. A. , Muirhead, F. and Mcgarty, A. (2019) Gender differences in physical activity and sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review and meta‐analysis. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, (doi:10.1111/jar.12648)

Kinnear, D. , Rydzewska, E. , Dunn, K., Hughes-McCormack, L. A., Melville, C. , Henderson, A. and Cooper, S.-A. (2019) The relative influence of intellectual disabilities and autism on mental and general health in Scotland: a cross-sectional study of a whole country of 5.3 million children and adults. BMJ Open, 9(8), e029040. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029040) (PMID:31462474)

Salt, E., Melville, C. and Jahoda, A. (2019) Transitioning to adulthood with a mild intellectual disability: Young people's experiences, expectations, and aspirations. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 32(4), pp. 901-912. (doi:10.1111/jar.12582) (PMID:30950169)

Harris, L., Mcgarty, A. M. , Hilgenkamp, T., Mitchell, F. and Melville, C. A. (2019) Patterns of objectively measured sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, (doi:10.1111/jar.12633) (PMID:31192528)

Habib, A., Harris, L., Pollick, F. and Melville, C. (2019) A meta-analysis of working memory in individuals with autism spectrum disorders. PLoS ONE, 14(4), e0216198. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0216198) (PMID:31039192) (PMCID:PMC6490940)

Scott, K. et al. (2019) Supporting people with intellectual disabilities in psychological therapies for depression: A qualitative analysis of supporters’ experiences. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 32(2), pp. 323-335. (doi:10.1111/jar.12529) (PMID:30264419)

Knight, R. et al. (2019) “Getting into it”: People with intellectual disabilities’ experiences and views of Behavioural Activation and Guided Self-Help for depression. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, (doi:10.1111/jar.12571) (PMID:30762261)

Harris, L., Hankey, C., Jones, N., Murray, H., Pert, C., Tobin, J., Boyle, S., Shearer, R. and Melville, C.A. (2019) Process evaluation of a cluster-randomised controlled trial of multi-component weight management programme in adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 63(1), pp. 49-63. (doi:10.1111/jir.12563) (PMID:30417575)

Al Maskari, T. S. M. , Melville, C. , Al Farsi, Y., Wahid, R. and Willis, D. (2018) Qualitative exploration of the barriers to, and facilitators of, screening children for autism spectrum disorder in Oman. Early Child Development and Care, (doi:10.1080/03004430.2018.1550084)

Mitchell, F., Stevens, G., Jahoda, A. , Matthews, L. , Hankey, C., Murray, H. and Melville, C. (2018) The lifestyle behaviours of young adults with intellectual disabilities as they transition from school to adulthood: a pilot and feasibility study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(6), pp. 1154-1163. (doi:10.1111/jar.12489) (PMID:29953690)

Willems, M., Waninge, A., Hilgenkamp, T. I.M., van Empelen, P., Krijnen, W. P., van der Schans, C. P. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Effects of lifestyle change interventions for people with intellectual disabilities: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(6), pp. 949-961. (doi:10.1111/jar.12463) (PMID:29737607)

Oppewal, A. et al. (2018) Correlates of sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(10), 2274. (doi:10.3390/ijerph15102274)

Jahoda, A. et al. (2018) Behavioural activation versus guided self-help for depression in adults with learning disabilities: the BeatIt RCT. Health Technology Assessment, 22(53), (doi:10.3310/hta22530) (PMID:30265239)

Al Maskari, T. S. , Melville, C. A. and Willis, D. S. (2018) Systematic review: cultural adaptation and feasibility of screening for autism in non-English speaking countries. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 12, 22. (doi:10.1186/s13033-018-0200-8) (PMID:29760771) (PMCID:PMC5941599)

Macdonald, S. , Morrison, J. , Melville, C.A. , Baltzer, M. , MacArthur, L. and Cooper, S. A. (2018) Embedding routine health checks for adults with intellectual disabilities in primary care: practice nurse perceptions. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(4), pp. 349-357. (doi:10.1111/jir.12475) (PMID:29423981)

McGarty, A.M. , Downs, S.J., Melville, C.A. and Harris, L. (2018) A systematic review and meta-analysis of interventions to increase physical activity in children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(4), pp. 312-329. (doi:10.1111/jir.12467) (PMID:29277930)

Harris, L., Mcgarty, A. M. , Hilgenkamp, T., Mitchell, F. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Correlates of objectively measured sedentary time in adults with intellectual disabilities. Preventive Medicine Reports, 9, pp. 12-17. (doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.11.010) (PMID:29255667) (PMCID:PMC5725213)

McGarty, A. M. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Parental perceptions of facilitators and barriers to physical activity for children with intellectual disabilities: A mixed methods systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 73, pp. 40-57. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2017.12.007) (PMID:29248807)

Robertson, A. E. , Stanfield, A. C., Watt, J., Barry, F., Day, M., Cormack, M. and Melville, C. (2018) The experience and impact of anxiety in autistic adults: a thematic analysis. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 46, pp. 8-18. (doi:10.1016/j.rasd.2017.11.006)

Cooper, S.-A. et al. (2018) Management and prevalence of long-term conditions in primary health care for adults with intellectual disabilities compared with the general population: a population-based cohort study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(S1), pp. 68-81. (doi:10.1111/jar.12386) (PMID:28730746)

Harris, L., Melville, C. , Murray, H. and Hankey, C. (2018) The effects of multi-component weight management interventions on weight loss in adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 72, pp. 42-55. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2017.10.021) (PMID:29107176)

Melville, C.A. , McGarty, A. , Harris, L., Hughes-Mccormack, L., Baltzer, M. , McArthur, L., Morrison, J. , Allan, L. and Cooper, S.-A. (2018) A population-based, cross-sectional study of the prevalence and correlates of sedentary behaviour of adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 62(1), pp. 60-71. (doi:10.1111/jir.12454) (PMID:29214701)

Mitchell, F., Stalker, K., Matthews, L. , Mutrie, N., Melling, C., McConnachie, A. , Murray, H. and Melville, C. A. (2018) A qualitative exploration of participants’ experiences of taking part in a walking programme: Perceived benefits, barriers, choices and use of intervention resources. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(S1), pp. 110-121. (doi:10.1111/jar.12326) (PMID:28004473)

Stevens, G., Jahoda, A. , Matthews, L. , Hankey, C., Melville, C. , Murray, H. and Mitchell, F. (2018) A theory-informed qualitative exploration of social and environmental determinants of physical activity and dietary choices in young adults with intellectual disabilities in their final year of school. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 31(S1), pp. 52-67. (doi:10.1111/jar.12340) (PMID:28401626)

Al Slamah, T., Nicholl, B. I. , Alslail, F. Y. and Melville, C. A. (2017) Self-management of type 2 diabetes in Gulf Cooperation Council countries: a systematic review. PLoS ONE, 12(12), e0189160. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0189160) (PMID:29232697) (PMCID:PMC5726716)

Jahoda, A. et al. (2017) Comparison of behavioural activation with guided self-help for treatment of depression in adults with intellectual disabilities: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Psychiatry, 4(12), pp. 909-919. (doi:10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30426-1) (PMID:29153873) (PMCID:PMC5714593)

Harris, L., Hankey, C., Jones, N., Pert, C., Murray, H., Tobin, J., Boyle, S. and Melville, C. (2017) A cluster randomised control trial of a multi-component weight management programme for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. British Journal of Nutrition, 118(3), pp. 229-240. (doi:10.1017/S0007114517001933) (PMID:28831953)

Melville, C. et al. (2017) Definitions, measurement and prevalence of sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities – a systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 97, pp. 62-71. (doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.12.052) (PMID:28057512)

Willems, M., Hilgenkamp, T. I.M., Havik, E., Waninge, A. and Melville, C. A. (2017) Use of behaviour change techniques in lifestyle change interventions for people with intellectual disabilities: A systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 60, pp. 256-268. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.10.008)

McGarty, A. , Penpraze, V. and Melville, C. (2016) Calibration and cross-validation of the ActiGraph wGT3X+ accelerometer for the estimation of physical activity intensity in children with intellectual disabilities. PLoS ONE, 11(10), e0164928. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0164928) (PMID:27760219) (PMCID:PMC5070820)

Jacobs, M., Downie, H., Kidd, G., Fitzsimmons, L., Gibbs, S. and Melville, C. (2016) Mental health services for children and adolescents with learning disabilities: a review of research on experiences of service users and providers. British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 44(3), pp. 225-232. (doi:10.1111/bld.12141)

Melville, C. A. , Johnson, P. C. D. , Smiley, E., Simpson, N., Purves, D., McConnachie, A. and Cooper, S.-A. (2016) Problem behaviours and symptom dimensions of psychiatric disorders in adults with intellectual disabilities: An exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 55, pp. 1-13. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.03.007) (PMID:27018744)

Matthews, L. , Mitchell, F., Stalker, K., McConnachie, A. , Murray, H., Melling, C., Mutrie, N. and Melville, C. (2016) Process evaluation of the Walk Well study: a cluster-randomised controlled trial of a community based walking programme for adults with intellectual disabilities. BMC Public Health, 16, 527. (doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3179-6) (PMID:27387203) (PMCID:PMC4936049)

Melville, C.A. , Johnson, P.C.D. , Smiley, E., Simpson, N., McConnachie, A. , Purves, D., Osugo, M. and Cooper, S.-A. (2016) Statistical modelling studies examining the dimensional structure of psychopathology experienced by adults with intellectual disabilities: Systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 53-54, pp. 1-10. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.01.018) (PMID:26852278)

Spanos, D., Hankey, C. and Melville, C. (2016) The effectiveness of a weight maintenance intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a single stranded study. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 29(4), pp. 317-329. (doi:10.1111/jar.12181) (PMID:25916495)

Mitchell, F., Jahoda, A. , Hankey, C., Matthews, L. , Murray, H. and Melville, C. (2016) ‘Moving on and feeling good’: a feasibility study to explore the lifestyle behaviours of young adults with intellectual disabilities as they transition from school to adulthood—a study protocol. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 2(1), 8. (doi:10.1186/s40814-015-0044-9)

Jahoda, A. , Melville, C. , Cooper, S.-A. , Hastings, R., Briggs, A. , Dagnan, D., Hatton, C., McConnachie, A. , Williams, C. and Jones, R. P. (2015) BEAT-IT: a randomised controlled trial comparing a behavioural activation treatment for depression in adults with intellectual disabilities with an attention control: summary of study protocol. Trials, 16, 595. (doi:10.1186/s13063-015-1103-5) (PMID:26714891) (PMCID:PMC4696180)

Jones, N., Melville, C. A. , Harris, L., Bleazard, L. and Hankey, C. R. (2015) A qualitative study exploring why adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity want to lose weight and views of their carers. BMC Obesity, 2, 49.

Jahoda, A. , Melville, C.A. , Pert, C., Cooper, S.-A. , Lynn, H., Williams, C. and Davidson, C. (2015) A feasibility study of behavioural activation for depressive symptoms in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 59(11), pp. 1010-1021. (doi:10.1111/jir.12175)

Harris, L., Hankey, C., Murray, H. and Melville, C. (2015) The effects of physical activity interventions on preventing weight gain and the effects on body composition in young adults with intellectual disabilities: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Clinical Obesity, 5(4), pp. 198-210. (doi:10.1111/cob.12103) (PMID:26126951)

Kreslins, A., Robertson, A. and Melville, C. (2015) The effectiveness of psychosocial interventions for anxiety in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 9, 22. (doi:10.1186/s13034-015-0054-7) (PMID:26120361) (PMCID:PMC4482189)

Harris, L., Melville, C. A. , Jones, N., Pert, C., Boyle, S., Murray, H., Tobin, J., Gray, F. and Hankey, C. (2015) A single-blind, pilot randomised trial of a weight management intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: study protocol. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 1(5), (doi:10.1186/2055-5784-1-5)

Jones, N., Melville, C. A. , Tobin, J. and Gray, F. (2015) A retrospective evaluation of an adapted group weight management intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities: Waist Winners Too. British Journal of Obesity, 1(4), pp. 132-140.

Mcgarty, A. M. , Penpraze, V. and Melville, C. A. (2015) Feasibility of a laboratory-based accelerometer calibration protocol for children with intellectual disabilities. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 1, 18. (doi:10.1186/s40814-015-0014-2)

Melville, C. A. , Mitchell, F., Stalker, K., Matthews, L. , McConnachie, A. , Murray, H. M., Melling, C. and Mutrie, N. (2015) Effectiveness of a walking programme to support adults with intellectual disabilities to increase physical activity: Walk Well cluster-randomised controlled trial. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 12, 125. (doi:10.1186/s12966-015-0290-5) (PMID:26416606) (PMCID:PMC4587575)

Cooper, S.-A. et al. (2014) Practice nurse health checks for adults with intellectual disabilities: a cluster-design, randomised controlled trial. Lancet Psychiatry, 1(7), pp. 511-521. (doi:10.1016/S2215-0366(14)00078-9)

Mcgarty, A. M. , Penpraze, V. and Melville, C. A. (2014) Accelerometer use during field-based physical activity research in children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities: a systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35(5), pp. 973-981. (doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2014.02.009) (PMID:24629542)

Spanos, D., Boyle, S., Hankey, C. and Melville, C. (2013) Comparing the effectiveness of a multi-component weight loss intervention in adults with and without intellectual disabilities. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, 27(1), pp. 22-29. (doi:10.1111/jhn.12051)

Mitchell, F., Melville, C. , Stalker, K., Matthews, L. , McConnachie, A. , Murray, H., Walker, A. and Mutrie, N. (2013) Walk well: a randomised controlled trial of a walking intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities: study protocol. BMC Public Health, 13, 620. (doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-620) (PMID:23816316) (PMCID:PMC3733830)

Spanos, D. et al. (2013) Carers' perspectives of a weight loss intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a qualitative study. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 57(1), pp. 90-102. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2011.01530.x)

Spanos, D., Melville, C. and Hankey, C. (2013) Weight management interventions in adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity: a systematic review of the evidence. Nutrition Journal, 12(132), (doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-132)

Mizen, L.A.M., Macfie, M.L., Findlay, L., Cooper, S.-A. and Melville, C. (2012) Clinical guidelines contribute to the health inequities experienced by individuals with intellectual disabilities. Implementation Science, 7(May), p. 42. (doi:10.1186/1748-5908-7-42)

Melville, C.A. et al. (2011) An open study of the effectiveness of a multi-component weight-loss intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. British Journal of Nutrition, 105(10), pp. 1553-1562. (doi:10.1017/S0007114510005362) (PMID:21255473)

Cooper, S.-A. , McConnachie, A. , Allan, L.M., Melville, C. , Smiley, E. and Morrison, J. (2011) Neighbourhood deprivation, health inequalities, and service access by adults with intellectual disabilities: cross sectional study. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 55(3), pp. 313-323. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2010.01361.x)

Matthews, L. et al. (2011) Agreement of accelerometer and a physical activity questionnaire in adults with intellectual disabilities. Preventive Medicine, 52(5), pp. 361-364. (doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2011.02.001)

Spanos, D. et al. (2011) Carers' perspectives on a weight loss intervention for obese adults with intellectual disabilities: a qualitative study. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 70(OCE1), (doi:10.1017/S0029665111000358) (PMID:22369631)

Kyle, S.D., Melville, C.A. and Jones, A. (2010) Effective communication training interventions for paid carers supporting adults with learning disabilities. British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 38(3), pp. 201-216. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3156.2009.00594.x)

Melville, C. , Spanos, D., Rankin, L., Macmillan, S., Penpraze, V., Boyle, S., Pert, C., Robinson, N., Miller, S. and Hankey, C. (2010) A pilot study of the TAKE 5 weight loss intervention for adults with obesity. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 23(5), p. 468. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3148.2010.00587.x)

Spanos, D. et al. (2010) TAKE 5 - a weight loss intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. Obesity Reviews, 11(S1), p. 336. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-789X.2010.00763_7.x)

Boyle, A., Melville, C.A. , Morrison, J. , Allan, L., Smiley, E., Espie, C.A. and Cooper, S.A. (2010) A cohort study of the prevalence of sleep problems in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Sleep Research, 19(1), pp. 42-53. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2869.2009.00788.x)

Finlayson, J., Jackson, A., Cooper, S. , Morrison, J.M., Melville, C.A. , Smiley, E., Allan, L. and Mantry, D. (2009) Understanding predictors of low physical activity in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 22(3), pp. 236-247.

Melville, C.A. , Hamilton, S., Miller, S., Boyle, S., Robinson, N., Pert, C. and Hankey, C.R. (2009) Carer knowledge and perceptions of healthy lifestyles for adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 22(3), pp. 298-306. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3148.2008.00462.x)

Romeo, R., Knapp, M., Morrison, J., Melville, C., Allan, L., Finlayson, J. and Cooper, S.-A. (2009) Cost estimation of a health-check intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities in the UK. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 53(5), pp. 426-439. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2009.01159.x)

Melville, C.A., Cooper, S.-A., Morrison, J. , Smiley, E., Allan, L., Jackson, A., Finlayson, J. and Mantry, D. (2008) The prevalence and incidence of mental ill-health in adults with autism and intellectual disabilities. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 38(9), pp. 1676-1688. (doi:10.1007/s10803-008-0549-7)

Melville, C.A., Cooper, S.-A., Morrison, J., Allan, L., Smiley, E. and Williamson, A. (2008) The prevalence and determinants of obesity in adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 21(5), pp. 425-437. (doi:10.1111/j.1468-3148.2007.00412.x)

Baltzer, M.C. , Cooper, S., Morrison, J.M., Allan, L., Melville, C.A., Jackson, A. and Wallace, C. (2008) The use of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act in primary care. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 52, p. 706.

Hamilton, S., Hankey, C.R., Miller, S., Boyle, S. and Melville, C.A. (2007) A review of weight loss interventions for adults with intellectual disabilities. Obesity Reviews, 8(4), pp. 339-345. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-789X.2006.00307.x)

Cooper, S., Morrison, J.M., Melville, C.A., Finlayson, J., Allan, L., Martin, G. and Robinson, N. (2006) Improving the health of people with intellectual disabilities: outcomes of a health screening programme after one year. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50(9), pp. 667-677. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2006.00824.x)

Melville, C.A. , Cooper, S.A. , Morrison, J., Finlayson, J., Allan, L., Robinson, N., Burns, E. and Martin, G. (2006) The outcomes of an intervention study to reduce the barriers experienced by people with intellectual disabilities accessing primary health care services. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50(1), pp. 11-17. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2005.00719.x)

Melville, C.A., Cooper, S.-A., McGrother, C.W., Thorp, C.F. and Collacott, R. (2005) Obesity in adults with Down syndrome: a case-control study. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 49(2), pp. 125-133. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2004.00616.x)

Melville, C.A., Finlayson, J., Cooper, S.-A., Allan, L., Robinson, N., Burns, E., Martin, G. and Morrison, J. (2005) Enhancing primary health care services for adults with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 49(3), pp. 190-198. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2788.2005.00640.x)

Cooper, S. , Melville, C.A. and Morrison, J.M. (2004) People with intellectual disabilities. British Medical Journal, 329(7463), pp. 414-415.

Finlayson, J., Melville, C.A., Allan, L., Morrison, J. , Burns, E., Robinson, N. and Cooper, S. (2004) Enhancing care for adults with learning disabilities: meeting the training needs of practice nurses. Practice Nurse, 28(10), pp. 21-27.

Stevenson, C., Rajan, L., Reid, G., Melville, C. , McGilp, R. and Cooper, S. (2004) Withdrawal of antipsychotic drugs from adults with intellectual disabilities. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 21(3), pp. 85-90.

Cooper, S., Melville, C. and Einfeld, S. (2003) Psychiatric diagnosis, intellectual disabilities and Diagnostic Criteria for Psychiatric Disorders for Use with Adults with Learning Disabilities/Mental Retardation (DC-LD). Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 47(s1), pp. 3-15. (doi:10.1046/j.1365-2788.47.s1.2.x)

Melville, C. (2003) A critique of the Diagnostic Criteria for Psychiatric Disorders for Use with Adults with Learning Disabilities/Mental Retardation (DC-LD) chapter on non-affective psychotic disorders. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 47, pp. 16-25.

Melville, C.A. , Trainor, M., McGrath, J.C. , Daly, C. , O'Dowd, J.J. and Miller, D.J. (1990) Carnosine shows alpha-adrenoceptor agonist and antagonist properties in saphenous vein isolated from rabbit. Journal of Physiology, 427(Suppl.), 29P.

Book Sections

Spanos, D. and Melville, C. A. (2018) Weight loss interventions in specific groups: Adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity. In: Hankey, C. and Whelan, K. (eds.) Advanced Nutrition and Dietetics in Obesity. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, pp. 235-241. ISBN 9780470670767 (doi:10.1002/9781118857991.ch4)

Cogan, A. and Melville, C. (2011) Problem based learning. In: Brown, T. M. and Eagles, J. (eds.) Teaching Psychiatry to Undergraduates. RCPsych Publications: London, pp. 110-118. ISBN 9781904671992

Melville, C. and Cameron, J. (2003) Autism. In: Fraser, W. and Kerr, M. (eds.) Seminars in the Psychiatry of Learning Disability [2nd ed.]. Series: College seminars series. Gaskell Press: London, pp. 115-134. ISBN 9781901242935

Melville, C. , Morrison, J. , Allan, L. and McArthur, J. (2003) Integrated health care for people with learning disabilities. In: Brown, M. (ed.) Learning Disability: a handbook for integrated care. Fivepin ; Valery Masterton: Edinburgh, pp. 183-199. ISBN 9781903877197

Conference or Workshop Item

Kinnear, D. , Rydzewska, E. , Dunn, K., Hughes-Mccormack, L., Melville, C. , Henderson, A. and Cooper, S.-A. (2019) The Relative Influence Of Intellectual Disabilities and Autism on Mental and General Health: A Cross-Sectional Study of a Whole Country of 5.3 Million Children and Adults. 2019 Gatlinburg Conference, San Antonio, TX, USA, 03-05 Apr 2019.

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Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Measuring sedentary behaviour in adults with intellectual disabilities
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2019 - 2021
     
  • Feasibility of the Active Play intervention for children with intellectual disabilities
    Chief Scientist Office
    2019 - 2019
     
  • Behavioural activation (BeatIt) for depression in adults with severe intellectual disabilities. A feasibility randomised controlled study of BeatIt versus treatment as usual
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2018 - 2020
     
  • Transformative programmes for individuals with intellectual disabilities and challenging behaviours
    Scottish Government
    2018 - 2020
     
  • Learning disabilities - The Scottish Learning Disabilities Observatory
    Scottish Government
    2018 - 2022
     
  • KTL-DF20: To examine how individual, social and community strengths interact to support social connectedness and community engagement of individuals with learning disabilities.
    Scottish Government
    2016 - 2019
     
  • To supporting the development of effective physical activity interventions for people with learning disabilities so that they enjoy the highest attainable standard of health.
    Scottish Government
    2016 - 2019
     
  • How individual, social and community strengths interact to support social connectedness and community engagement of individuals with learning disabilities
    Scottish Government
    2016 - 2019
     
  • Examining the influence of parents on the physical activity behaviours of children with intellectual disabilities
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2016 - 2018
     
  • To support the development of effective physical activity interventions for people with learning disabilities
    Scottish Government
    2015 - 2018
     
  • Developing an intervention for weight gain prevention for individuals with learning disabilities at transition to young adulthood
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2014 - 2016
     
  • A pilot RCT of the Take 5 Weight Loss Intervention for adults with intellectual disabilities
    Scottish Government
    2013 - 2016
     
  • Models of Learning Disability CAMHS Delivery
    Scottish Government
    2013 - 2016
     
  • Developing psychosocial interventions for adults with autism spectrum disorders and anxiety
    Scottish Government
    2013 - 2017
     
  • Comorbid mental ill-health experienced by adults with autism spectrum disorders.
    Scottish Mental Health Research Network
    2013 - 2014
     
  • BEAT-IT: A randomised controlled trial comparing a behavioural activation treatment for depression in adults with learning disabilities with an attention control
    National Institute for Health Research
    2013 - 2017
     
  • Physical Activity and Weight Loss Interventions in Intellectual disabilities
    Scottish Government
    2012 - 2016
     
  • The impact of walking intervention on the physical activity levels and health of adults with learning disabilities
    Chief Scientist Office
    2012 - 2014
     
  • Developing valid models of psychopathology experienced by adults with learning disabilities
    Chief Scientist Office
    2012 - 2013
     
  • A crossover study of a physical activity intervention for children with intellectual disabilities
    NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
    2010 - 2012
     
  • Developing a weight loss maintenance program for adults with intellectual disabilities and obesity
    NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
    2010 - 2013
     
  • Health outcomes for adults with intellectual disabilities
    NHS GGC Primary Care Liaison Team
    2009 - 2012
     
  • A pilot study of behavioural activation for depressive symptoms in adults with learning disabilities
    Greater Glasgow Health Board
    2009 - 2011
     
  • Examining weight loss maintenance in adults with learning difficulties
    Greater Glasgow & Clyde Primary Care Trust
    2009 - 2012
     
  • Sexual understanding and development of young people with intellectual disabilities: Mothers' perspectives
    Greater Glasgow Health Board
    2009 - 2010
     
  • Sexual understanding and development of young people with intellectual disabilities: Mothers' perspectives
    Economic and Social Research Council
    2009 - 2010
     
  • Guided self help for adults with learning disabilities and depression and anxiety
    Greater Glasgow & Clyde Primary Care Trust
    2008 - 2009
     
  • Health Epidemiology and Adults with Learning Difficulties:health improvement programme...
    Greater Glasgow Primary Care NHS Trust
    2008 - 2010
     
  • Health epidemiology and adults with learning disabilities
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2007 - 2010
     
  • The outcomes & context of mental ill-health experienced by adults with learning disabilities
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2006 - 2010
     
  • Measuring the dietary intakes and levels of physical activity of persons with learning disabilities
    West of Scotland Research and Development
    2005 - 2006
     
  • Socio-clinical outcomes of psychiatric disorders in adults with learning disabilities
    Baily Thomas Charitable Fund
    2004 - 2007
     

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