Professor Alan Hudson

Position

Emeritus Professor

School /
Work Unit

School of Health and Biomedical Sciences

Contact Details

No Phone

Location

Bundoora West campus

College/Portfolio

Science, Engineering and Health

Qualifications

PhD, Med LaTrobe, BSc Melb, MAPS

Professor and Head of Department

Other Positions

  • Chair, Board of Management of the Victorian Parenting Centre
  • Member, Board of Management of the Education Program for Infants and Children (EPIC)

Editorial Responsibilities

Member of Editorial Board of :

  • Behaviour Change
  • Australian Educational and Developmental Psychologist
  • International Journal of Disability, Development, and Education
  • Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability

Areas for supervision

Intellectual disability and challenging behavior, conduct disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, program evaluation.

Current Projects

Development of training materials for parents of children with an intellectual disability who display challenging behaviours. With Susana G avidia-Payne, Jan Matthews, Karen Nankervis, Gary Radler, and Matt Sanders. Funded by Disability Services Branch of the Victorian Department of Human Services.

Publications

Little, E., Hudson, A. & Wilks, R.(2000). Conduct disorder across settings. Behaviour Change, 17, 69-77.

Matthews, J. & Hudson, A. (2001). A protocol for the evaluation of parent training programs. Family Relations, 50(1) , 77-86.

Little, E., Hudson, A. & Wilks, R. (2002). The efficacy of written teacher advice for managing classroom behaviour problems. Educational Psychology, 22, 251-266.

Gavidia-Payne. S. & Hudson, A. (2002). Behavioural supports for parents of children with an intellectual disability and problem behaviours: An overview of the literature. Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, 27, 31-55.

.Hudson, A. M., Matthews, J. M., Gavidia-Payne, S. T.,Cameron, C. A., Mildon, R. L., Radler, G. A., & Nankervis, K. L.(2003). . Evaluation of an intervention system for families of children with an intellectual disability and challenging behaviour. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 47, 238-249.

Hudson, A. (in press). Applied behavior analysis. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Hudson, A. (in press). Behavior Modification. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Hudson, A. (in press). Punishment. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Hudson, A. (in press). Rule governed behavior. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Xenos, S., & Hudson, A. (in press). Behavior contracts. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Xenos, S., & Hudson, A. (in press). Overcorrection. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Xenos, S., & Hudson, A. (in press). Problem solving training. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Xenos, S., & Hudson, A. (in press). Response cost. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Little, E., & Hudson, A. (in press). Extinction. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Little, E., & Hudson, A. (in press). Positive reinforcement. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Little, E., & Hudson, A. (in press). Time out. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Little, E., & Hudson, A. (in press). Token economies. In T. Ollendick and C. Schroeder (Eds.), Encyclopedia of pediatric and child psychology. New York: Klewer Academic/ Plenum Publishers.

Hayes, L., Hudson, A., & Matthews, J. (in press). Parental Monitoring: A process model of the parent-adolescent interaction. Behaviour Change

Hayes, L., Hudson, A., & Matthews, J. (in press). Parental monitoring behaviours: A model of rules supervision, and conflict. Behavior Therapy

Papers

Hudson, A., & Cameron, C (February, 2001). Signposts for Building Better Behaviour: materials for parents of children with an intellectual disability and challenging behaviour. Paper presented at the Helping Families Change Conference, Brisbane.

Hudson, A. (May, 2001). Assisting parents to manage difficult behaviour of children with an intellectual disability.School of Psychological Science Research Colloquium, La Trobe University, Melbourne.

Hudson, A., Gavidia-Payne, S., & Cameron, C. (June, 2001). Children with an intellectual disability and problem behaviour: Frequency and severity of behaviour and parental strategies and supports.Paper presented at the World Congress on Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Vancouver.

Hudson, A., & Cameron, C. (June, 2001). Signposts for building better behaviour: Materials for parents of children with an intellectual disability and challenging behaviour. Paper presented at the World Congress on Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Vancouver.

Watts, S., & Hudson, A. (November 2001). Prevention of sleep problems in infants and children. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Australian Association for Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy (Victorian Branch), Melbourne.

Watts, S., & Hudson, A. (June, 2002). Prevention of sleep problems in infants and children. Paper presented at the Third International Conference on Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Brisbane.