Piers M. Gooding

University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School

Senior Research Fellow

185 Pelham Street

Melbourne, VIC 3010

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

23

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2,420

SSRN CITATIONS

11

CROSSREF CITATIONS

8

Scholarly Papers (23)

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Disability and Social Inclusion “Down Under”: A Systematic Literature Review

(2017) 8(2) Journal of Social Inclusion 5–26.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2022
Piers M. Gooding, Julie Anderson and Keith McVilly
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne
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Social Inclusion, Disability, Human Rights, Australia

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Human Rights and Disability: An Australian Experience

P Gooding & Rosemary Kayess, ‘Human Rights & Disability: An Australian Experience’ in P Gerber & M Castan (eds), Critical Perspectives on Human Rights Law in Australia Volume 2 (Thomson Reuters, 2022)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Aug 2022
Piers M. Gooding and Rosemary Kayess
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Disability, Australia, Human rights, convention on the rights of persons with disabilities, disability law, disability policy, equality

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Supported Decision-Making: A Rights-Based Disability Concept and Its Implications for Mental Health Law

(2013) 20(3) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 431-451 DOI:10.1080/13218719.2012.711683, Monash University Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/60
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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capacity, guardianship, human rights, mental health law, supported decision-making, United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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The Right to Independent Living and Being Included in the Community: Lessons from the United Nations

24 International Journal of Mental Health and Capacity Law 32-54, 2018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Dec 2018
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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independent living, disability, mental health, intellectual disability, psychosocial disability, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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Australia: Lessons from a Reformist Path to Supported Decision-Making

Gooding, P., Carney, T., ‘Australia: Lessons from a reformist path to supported decision-making’ In Michael Bach and Nicolás Espejo Yaksic (eds) Legal capacity, disability and human rights: Towards a comprehensive approach. Supreme Court of Mexico, Human Rights Division 2021
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Nov 2021
Piers M. Gooding and Terry Carney AO
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
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CRPD, supported decision-making, cognitive impairment, law reform, policy development

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Navigating the ‘Flashing Amber Lights’ of the Right to Legal Capacity in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Responding to Major Concerns

Human Rights Law Review (un-proofed), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Jan 2015
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Human Rights Law, Disability Studies, International Human Rights Law, Legal Capacity, Mental Capacity and Mental Health Legislation, and Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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The Abolition of the Insanity Defense in Sweden and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities: Human Rights Brinksmanship or Evidence It Won’t Work?

21(1) New Criminal Law Review 141–169, 2018
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2022
Piers M. Gooding and Tova Bennett
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and Lund University
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Insanity Defense, Disability, Human Rights, Sweden, Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities

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Unfitness to Stand Trial and the Indefinite Detention of Persons with Cognitive Disabilities in Australia: Human Rights Challenges and Proposals for Change

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 3, 2017, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 766
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne - Law School, University of Melbourne - Law School and Melbourne Social Equity Institute
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‘Digitising the Mental Health Act’: Are We Facing the App-ification and Platformisation of Coercion in Mental Health Services?

Gooding, P. (forthcoming), '"Digitising the Mental Health Act": Are we facing the app-ification and platformisation of coercion in mental health services?' In M. Donnelly and B. Kelly (eds) Handbook of Mental Health Law (Routledge).
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Mar 2023
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Digitalisation, digitisation, mental health law, automation, algorithm, mental health legislation, civil commitment, videocall, courts

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Mind the Gap: Researching 'Alternatives to Coercion' in Mental Health Care

Piers Gooding, ‘Mind the Gap: Researching “Alternatives to Coercion” in Mental Health Care’ in Michael Stein, Vikram Patel, Charlene Sunkel, Faraaz Mahomed (Eds) Mental Health, Human Rights and Legal Capacity (Cambridge University Press, 2021) 273-287.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 May 2022
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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coercion; involuntary treatment; psychiatry; mental health; legal capacity; article 12; Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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Digital Futures in Mind: Reflecting on Technological Experiments in Mental Health & Crisis Support

Number of pages: 96 Posted: 14 Dec 2022
Independent, Independent, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, Independent, Independent, Independent, Independent, Independent and Independent
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digital mental health, digital care, AI, mental health, critical data studies, disability studies, disability and AI, algorithmic technology

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Querying the Call to Introduce Mental Capacity Testing to Rights-Based Mental Health Law

"Special issue Competency and Capacity: Issues Affecting Health Law, Policy and Society" (2015) 4(2) Laws 245–271
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Dec 2018
Piers M. Gooding and Eilionóir Flynn
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and University of Galway
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Mental Health Law, Capacity, Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities, Equality, Non-Discrimination, Involuntary Treatment, Doctrine of Necessity, Compulsory Treatment

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Housing First and the Maddening Myths of Homelessness

Piers Gooding, ‘Housing first and the maddening myths of homelessness’ (2018) 31(8) Parity 31
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 07 May 2021
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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homelessness, mental health, housing first

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Change and Continuity in Mental Health Law: The Long Road to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

(2014) 20(3) Web Journal of Current Legal Issues 1-24.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2022
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Mental Health Law, Non-Discrimination, United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disability, History, Mental Health Policy

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'The Government is the Cause of the Disease and We are Stuck with the Symptoms': Deinstitutionalisation, Mental Health Advocacy and Police Shootings in 1990s Victoria

'The Government is the Cause of the Disease and We are Stuck with the Symptoms': Deinstitutionalisation, Mental Health Advocacy and Police Shootings in 1990s Victoria’ in G Goggin, L Steele, and R Cadwallader (Eds.) Normality and Disability: Intersections among Norms, Law, and Culture (2017)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2022
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Mental health policy, police shootings, policing, deinstitutionalisation, disability

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Can Laws 'Commit' Governments to Provide Mental Health Services? A Role for Human Rights in Securing Resources?

(pre-print) P Gooding, ‘Can Laws “Commit” Governments to Provide Mental Health Services? A Role for Human Rights in Securing Resources?’ in S Okpaku (Ed) Innovations in Global Mental Health (Springer Nature, 2019) (in production).
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 May 2021
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Human Rights, Mental Health, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, mental health law, mental health policy

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Unfitness to Stand Trial: The Indefinite Detention of Persons with Cognitive Disabilities in Australia and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

(2016) 10 Courts of Conscience 6–18.
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2022
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, Independent, University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
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Unfit to Plead, Unfit to Stand Trial, Human Rights, Justice, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People

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Preventing and Reducing ‘Coercion’ in Mental Health Services: An International Scoping Review of English-language Studies

Acta Psychiatr Scand 2020: 142: 27–39 DOI: 10.1111/acps.13152
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 May 2021
Piers M. Gooding, Bernadette M. McSherry and Cath Roper
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, Melbourne Social Equity Institute and University of Melbourne
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psychiatry, coercion, mental health law, seclusion and restraint

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Human Rights and Unfitness to Plead: The Demands of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

A Arstein-Kerslake, P Gooding, L Andrews, B McSherry, ‘Human Rights and Unfitness to Plead: The Demands of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities’ (2017) 17(3) Human Rights Law Review 399–419
Posted: 17 Jun 2019
University of Melbourne - Law School, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne - Law School and Melbourne Social Equity Institute

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unfit to stand trial, unfit to plead, human rights, disability, non-discrimination

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Spot the Difference: Shared Decision-Making and Supported Decision-Making in Mental Health

34(4) Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine 1–12.
Posted: 13 Dec 2018
Magenta Simmons and Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School

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supported decision-making, shared decision-making, mental health, human rights, disability

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International Comparison of Legal Frameworks for Supported and Substitute Decision Making

G Davidson, L Brophy, J Campbell, S Farrell, P Gooding and AM O’Brien, ‘International Comparison of Legal Frameworks for Supported and Substitute Decision Making’ (2016) 44 International Journal of Law and Psychiatry 30–40.
Posted: 13 Dec 2018
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School

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Guardianship, Mental Capacity Law, Mental Health Law, Substitute Decision-Making, Supported Decision-Making, UNCRPD

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Assistive Technology as Support for the Exercise of Legal Capacity

(2015) 29(2-3) International Review of Law Computers and Technology 245–265
Posted: 13 Dec 2018
Piers M. Gooding, Anna Arstein-Kerslake and Eilionóir Flynn
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne - Law School and University of Galway

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Legal Capacity, Assistive Technology, Supported Decision-Making, United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities

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'…In a Format that They Can Actually Utilise Meaningfully' – Psychiatrists' Perceptions of Supported Decision-Making: A Victorian Empirical Study

P Gooding, '“…in a format that they can actually utilise meaningfully” – Psychiatrists’ Perceptions of Supported Decision-Making: A Victorian Empirical Study' (2014) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law.
Posted: 09 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2022
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Human Rights Law, Mental health law, Involuntary psychiatric treatment, Mental Health Policy, Mental Health and the Law, Legal Capacity, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Supported Decision Making

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 21
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From Deinstitutionalisation to Consumer Empowerment: Mental Health Policy, Neoliberal Restructuring and the Closure of the 'Big Bins' in Victoria

(2016) 25(1) Health Sociology Review 33–47.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2022
Piers M. Gooding
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Mental Health Policy, Mental Health Law, Deinstitutionalisation, Involuntary Treatment, Neoliberalism