Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
- Individual, family, school, and community risk and protective factors for depressive symptoms in adolescents: a comparison of risk profiles for substance use and depressive symptomsLyndal Bond
Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Prev Sci 6:73-88. 2005..Patterns of associations were similar for users and nonsubstance users. The findings indicate that prevention programs targeting factors for substance use have the potential to impact on depression...
- A comparison of self-reported puberty using the Pubertal Development Scale and the Sexual Maturation Scale in a school-based epidemiologic surveyLyndal Bond
Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, 2 Gatehouse Street, Parkville 3052 VIC, Australia
J Adolesc 29:709-20. 2006..To examine concordance between two self-reported measures of puberty: Sexual Maturation Scale (SMS) and Pubertal Development Scale (PDS) and their acceptability to adolescents...
- Changing cultures: enhancing mental health and wellbeing of refugee young people through education and trainingLyndal Bond
Centre for Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Australia
Promot Educ 14:143-9. 2007....
- Social and school connectedness in early secondary school as predictors of late teenage substance use, mental health, and academic outcomesLyndal Bond
Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne and Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
J Adolesc Health 40:357.e9-18. 2007..To examine associations between social relationships and school engagement in early secondary school and mental health, substance use, and educational achievement 2-4 years later...
- A comparison of the Gatehouse Bullying Scale and the peer relations questionnaire for students in secondary schoolLyndal Bond
Adolescent Health and Social Environments Program, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
J Sch Health 77:75-9. 2007..This study compared a brief 12-item Gatehouse Bullying Scale (GBS) with items drawn from the Peer Relations Questionnaire (PRQ), a well-established bullying questionnaire to measure the concurrent validity of the GBS...
- Long-term impact of the Gatehouse Project on cannabis use of 16-year-olds in AustraliaLyndal Bond
Centre for Adolescent Health, 2 Gatehouse St, Parkville 3052, Victoria, Australia
J Sch Health 74:23-9. 2004..OR 0.50, 95% CI 0.26, 0.98). This study indicates that a multi-level school-based program may provide an innovative direction for sustainable school interventions with the potential to reduce substance use...
- The Gatehouse Project: can a multilevel school intervention affect emotional wellbeing and health risk behaviours?Lyndal Bond
Centre for Adolescent Health, 2 Gatehouse Street, Parkville 3052 Victoria, Australia
J Epidemiol Community Health 58:997-1003. 2004..The aim of this study was to determine the effect of a multilevel school based intervention on adolescents' emotional wellbeing and health risk behaviours...
- Promoting social inclusion in schools: a group-randomized trial of effects on student health risk behavior and well-beingGeorge C Patton
Centre for Adolescent Health and Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Am J Public Health 96:1582-7. 2006..We sought to test the efficacy of an intervention that was designed to promote social inclusion and commitment to education, in reducing among students health risk behaviors and improving emotional well-being...
- Predicting female depression across puberty: a two-nation longitudinal studyGeorge C Patton
Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1424-32. 2008..To prospectively examine the relation between pubertal stage and the onset and course of depressive symptoms...
- Changing schools, changing health? Design and implementation of the Gatehouse ProjectGeorge Patton
Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
J Adolesc Health 33:231-9. 2003..To describe the Gatehouse Project which addresses the social context of high school with an aim of changing students' sense of school connection and in turn, health risk behavior and well-being...
- Pubertal stage and deliberate self-harm in adolescentsGeorge C Patton
Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Austraia
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:508-14. 2007..To ascertain the association between pubertal stage and deliberate self-harm...
- School, parent, and student perspectives of school drug policiesTracy J Evans-Whipp
Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
J Sch Health 77:138-46; quiz 153-4. 2007....
- Longitudinal consequences of adolescent bullying perpetration and victimisation: a study of students in Victoria, AustraliaSheryl A Hemphill
Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Vic, Australia
Crim Behav Ment Health 21:107-16. 2011..To examine the associations between self-reported bullying perpetration and victimisation in Years 7 and 10 and a range of psychosocial outcomes in Year 11...
- The impact of school tobacco policies on student smoking in Washington State, United States and Victoria, AustraliaTracy J Evans-Whipp
Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, 2 Gatehouse Street, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:698-710. 2010..45; 95% CI: 0.25 to 0.82; p = 0.009). There was no clear evidence in this study that a comprehensive smoking ban, harsh penalties, remedial penalties, harm minimization policy or abstinence policy impact on any of the smoking outcomes...
- Carrying weapons and intent to harm among Victorian secondary school students in 1999 and 2009Sheryl A Hemphill
School of Psychology, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Med J Aust 199:769-71. 2013..To examine comparable survey data across 10 years to assess whether rates of self-reported weapon carrying and intent to harm others have increased as suggested in reported trends in violent offences...
- Development of a multi-dimensional measure of resilience in adolescents: the Adolescent Resilience QuestionnaireDeirdre Gartland
Healthy Mothers Healthy Families Research Group, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
BMC Med Res Methodol 11:134. 2011..In this article, the development of a theoretically based, comprehensive multi-dimensional measure of resilience in adolescents is described...
- Increases in vaccination coverage for children in child care, 1997 to 2000: an evaluation of the impact of government incentives and initiativesLyndal Bond
Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Women s and Children s Health, Victoria
Aust N Z J Public Health 26:58-64. 2002..To compare vaccination coverage of children in child care before (1997) and after (2000) implementation of government immunisation strategies including parent/providers incentives and surveillance of vaccination uptake...
- Adolescent resilience: a concept analysisCraig A Olsson
Centre for Adolescent Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville 3052, Victoria, Australia
J Adolesc 26:1-11. 2003....
- Friends or foes? Relational dissonance and adolescent psychological wellbeingLyndal Bond
Centre of Excellence in Intervention and Prevention Science, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
PLoS ONE 9:e83388. 2014..These findings have implications for the development of interventions focused on promoting adolescent wellbeing and consideration of the appropriate measurement of wellbeing and mental illness. ..
- Coping successfully with dyslexia: an initial study of an inclusive school-based resilience programmeNola Firth
Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Dyslexia 19:113-30. 2013..A larger sample and an ongoing control group are needed to confirm these results...
- Risk and protection factors for different intensities of adolescent substance use: when does the Prevention Paradox apply?Tim Stockwell
National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Australia
Drug Alcohol Rev 23:67-77. 2004....
- A comparison of methods to obtain active parental consent for an international student surveyBarbara J McMorris
University of Washington, USA
Eval Rev 28:64-83. 2004..The authors discuss the findings and their implications for other researchers engaged in school-based research with adolescents...