Louise Farrer

Summary

Affiliation: Australian National University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Technology-based interventions for mental health in tertiary students: systematic review
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 15:e101. 2013
  2. pmc Web-based cognitive behavior therapy for depression with and without telephone tracking in a national helpline: secondary outcomes from a randomized controlled trial
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 14:e68. 2012
  3. pmc Internet-based CBT for depression with and without telephone tracking in a national helpline: randomised controlled trial
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e28099. 2011
  4. pmc Age differences in mental health literacy
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:125. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of internet interventions for depression and anxiety disorders: a review of randomised controlled trials
    Kathleen M Griffiths
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:S4-11. 2010
  6. pmc Adherence in internet interventions for anxiety and depression
    Helen Christensen
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 11:e13. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Recruitment challenges associated with a randomised controlled trial within a general telephone counselling service
    Nicole Burgess
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 16:409-13. 2010
  8. pmc Technology-based interventions for tobacco and other drug use in university and college students: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Amelia Gulliver
    National Institute for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 10:5. 2015
  9. pmc The effectiveness of an online support group for members of the community with depression: a randomised controlled trial
    Kathleen M Griffiths
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e53244. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Mental health profile of callers to a telephone counselling service
    Nicole Burgess
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 14:42-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Technology-based interventions for mental health in tertiary students: systematic review
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 15:e101. 2013
    ..Previous reviews have targeted substance use and eating disorders in tertiary students. However, the effectiveness of technology-based interventions for other mental disorders and related issues has not been reviewed...
  2. pmc Web-based cognitive behavior therapy for depression with and without telephone tracking in a national helpline: secondary outcomes from a randomized controlled trial
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 14:e68. 2012
    ..It is not known whether the Web intervention would also lower alcohol use and stigma, or improve quality of life and knowledge of depression and its treatments...
  3. pmc Internet-based CBT for depression with and without telephone tracking in a national helpline: randomised controlled trial
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e28099. 2011
    ..Telephone helplines are frequently and repeatedly used by individuals with chronic mental health problems and web interventions may be an effective tool for reducing depression in this population...
  4. pmc Age differences in mental health literacy
    Louise Farrer
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:125. 2008
    ..The community's knowledge and beliefs about mental health problems, their risk factors, treatments and sources of help may vary as a function of age...
  5. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of internet interventions for depression and anxiety disorders: a review of randomised controlled trials
    Kathleen M Griffiths
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:S4-11. 2010
    ..To review the outcomes, nature and quality of published randomised controlled trials of preventive and treatment internet interventions for depression and anxiety disorders, and to document the availability of effective interventions...
  6. pmc Adherence in internet interventions for anxiety and depression
    Helen Christensen
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 11:e13. 2009
    ..We need to understand more about adherence in order to maximize the impact of Internet-based interventions on the disease burden associated with common mental disorders...
  7. doi request reprint Recruitment challenges associated with a randomised controlled trial within a general telephone counselling service
    Nicole Burgess
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 16:409-13. 2010
    ..The presence of an on-site trial manager, regular encouragement and feedback, and tailored and specific recruiter training may improve rates of recruitment in future trials...
  8. pmc Technology-based interventions for tobacco and other drug use in university and college students: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Amelia Gulliver
    National Institute for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 10:5. 2015
    ..It extends previous reviews by using a broad definition of technology...
  9. pmc The effectiveness of an online support group for members of the community with depression: a randomised controlled trial
    Kathleen M Griffiths
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e53244. 2012
    ..Internet support groups (ISGs) are popular, particularly among people with depression, but there is little high quality evidence concerning their effectiveness...
  10. doi request reprint Mental health profile of callers to a telephone counselling service
    Nicole Burgess
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 14:42-7. 2008
    ..05). Panic attacks were more common among more frequent callers. These results will be useful in developing new telephone-administered anxiety and depression treatment programmes...
  11. doi request reprint The suicidal ideation attributes scale (SIDAS): Community-based validation study of a new scale for the measurement of suicidal ideation
    Bregje A J van Spijker
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Black Dog Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 44:408-19. 2014
    ..Scores ≥ 21 indicated high risk of suicide behavior. The SIDAS appears to be a valid web-based measure for severity of suicidal ideation. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Clickety-click: e-mental health train on track
    Kathleen Griffiths
    Depression and Anxiety Consumer Research Unit, Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 15:100-8. 2007
    ..It also describes those Internet programs which are both of demonstrated effectiveness in the treatment of anxiety or depression and available without restriction or cost to the public...