Louise Mewton

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc A naturalistic study of the acceptability and effectiveness of internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy for psychiatric disorders in older australians
    Louise Mewton
    Centre for Healthy Brain and Ageing CHeBA, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e71825. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the proposed DSM-5 cannabis use disorder criteria using Australian national survey data
    Louise Mewton
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:614-21. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Alcohol use in hazardous situations: implications for DSM-IV and DSM-5 alcohol use disorders
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:E228-36. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The effectiveness of internet cognitive behavioural therapy for generalized anxiety disorder in clinical practice
    Louise Mewton
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 29:843-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint An evaluation of the proposed DSM-5 alcohol use disorder criteria using Australian national data
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 106:941-50. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychometric performance of DSM-IV alcohol use disorders in young adulthood: evidence from an Australian general population sample
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, 2052, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:811-22. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The epidemiology of DSM-IV alcohol use disorders amongst young adults in the Australian population
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:185-91. 2011
  8. doi request reprint "Youthful epidemic" or diagnostic bias? Differential item functioning of DSM-IV cannabis use criteria in an Australian general population survey
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Addict Behav 35:408-13. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence, correlates and comorbidity of DSM-IV Cannabis Use and Cannabis Use Disorders in Australia
    Maree Teesson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:1182-92. 2012
  10. doi request reprint An item response analysis of the DSM-IV criteria for major depression: findings from the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Natacha Carragher
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Affect Disord 130:92-8. 2011

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Publications13

  1. pmc A naturalistic study of the acceptability and effectiveness of internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy for psychiatric disorders in older australians
    Louise Mewton
    Centre for Healthy Brain and Ageing CHeBA, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e71825. 2013
    ..The current study investigates the acceptability, effectiveness and uptake of internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy (iCBT) amongst older individuals (>60 years) seeking psychiatric treatment in general practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the proposed DSM-5 cannabis use disorder criteria using Australian national survey data
    Louise Mewton
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:614-21. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to evaluate the proposed cannabis use disorder criteria for the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) using epidemiological data...
  3. doi request reprint Alcohol use in hazardous situations: implications for DSM-IV and DSM-5 alcohol use disorders
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:E228-36. 2013
    ..The current study aims to evaluate the hazard criterion in the context of both DSM-IV alcohol abuse and DSM-5 AUD...
  4. doi request reprint The effectiveness of internet cognitive behavioural therapy for generalized anxiety disorder in clinical practice
    Louise Mewton
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 29:843-9. 2012
    ..The current study aims to determine whether these efficacy findings, established under controlled research conditions, translate into effectiveness in practice...
  5. doi request reprint An evaluation of the proposed DSM-5 alcohol use disorder criteria using Australian national data
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 106:941-50. 2011
    ..To evaluate the proposed revisions to the DSM-IV alcohol use disorder criteria using epidemiological data...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychometric performance of DSM-IV alcohol use disorders in young adulthood: evidence from an Australian general population sample
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, 2052, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:811-22. 2011
    ..The current study investigates the performance of alcohol use disorders in young adults using item response theory and differential item functioning (DIF)...
  7. doi request reprint The epidemiology of DSM-IV alcohol use disorders amongst young adults in the Australian population
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:185-91. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the descriptive epidemiology of 12-month alcohol use disorders (AUDs) amongst young adults in the Australian general population...
  8. doi request reprint "Youthful epidemic" or diagnostic bias? Differential item functioning of DSM-IV cannabis use criteria in an Australian general population survey
    Louise Mewton
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Addict Behav 35:408-13. 2010
    ..The current study aims to investigate whether there is any age-related differential item functioning in the DSM-IV diagnostic criteria for cannabis use disorders using an item response theory approach...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence, correlates and comorbidity of DSM-IV Cannabis Use and Cannabis Use Disorders in Australia
    Maree Teesson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:1182-92. 2012
    ..To report nationally representative findings on the prevalence, correlates, psychiatric comorbidity and treatment of DSM-IV Cannabis Use and Cannabis Use Disorders in Australia...
  10. doi request reprint An item response analysis of the DSM-IV criteria for major depression: findings from the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Natacha Carragher
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Affect Disord 130:92-8. 2011
    ..This study examines the psychometric properties and presence of gender bias in the major depression criteria using data from the Australian general population...
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of DSM-IV alcohol abuse and dependence in Australia: findings of the 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    Maree Teesson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 105:2085-94. 2010
    ..To report nationally representative data on the prevalence and correlates (including psychiatric comorbidity and treatment) of DSM-IV alcohol abuse and dependence in Australian adults...
  12. doi request reprint Do young adults interpret the DSM diagnostic criteria for alcohol use disorders as intended? a cognitive interviewing study
    Tim Slade
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:1001-7. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to explore potential shortcomings in the AUD criteria when applied to young adults...
  13. pmc CBT for depression: a pilot RCT comparing mobile phone vs. computer
    Sarah Watts
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales at St Vincent s Hospital, 394 404 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 13:49. 2013
    ..The aim was to establish whether a previously validated computerized program (The Sadness Program) remained efficacious when delivered via a mobile application...