Jo Robinson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The development of a randomised controlled trial testing the effects of an online intervention among school students at risk of suicide
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:155. 2014
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review of school-based interventions aimed at preventing, treating, and responding to suicide- related behavior in young people
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Crisis 34:164-82. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Preventing suicide in young people: systematic review
    Jo Robinson
    Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:3-26. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Does screening high school students for psychological distress, deliberate self-harm, or suicidal ideation cause distress--and is it acceptable? An Australian-based study
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Crisis 32:254-63. 2011
  5. pmc Study protocol: the development of a randomised controlled trial testing a postcard intervention designed to reduce suicide risk among young help-seekers
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne Locked Bag 10, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 9:59. 2009
  6. pmc Interventions to reduce suicides at suicide hotspots: a systematic review
    Georgina R Cox
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:214. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Sudden death among young people with first-episode psychosis: An 8-10 year follow-up study
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville Victoria 3052, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 177:305-8. 2010
  8. pmc Study protocol: The development of a pilot study employing a randomised controlled design to investigate the feasibility and effects of a peer support program following discharge from a specialist first-episode psychosis treatment centre
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:37. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Can receipt of a regular postcard reduce suicide-related behaviour in young help seekers? A randomized controlled trial
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 6:145-52. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The effectiveness of structural interventions at suicide hotspots: a meta-analysis
    Jane Pirkis
    Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 42:541-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc The development of a randomised controlled trial testing the effects of an online intervention among school students at risk of suicide
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 14:155. 2014
    ..However, to date there are no randomised controlled trials examining the impact of Internet-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy among suicidal youth...
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review of school-based interventions aimed at preventing, treating, and responding to suicide- related behavior in young people
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Crisis 34:164-82. 2013
    ..Suicide, in particular among young people, is a major public health problem, although little is known regarding effective interventions for managing and preventing suicide-related behavior...
  3. doi request reprint Preventing suicide in young people: systematic review
    Jo Robinson
    Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:3-26. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of all randomized controlled trials testing interventions for adolescents and young adults who have presented to a clinical setting with any of these behaviours...
  4. doi request reprint Does screening high school students for psychological distress, deliberate self-harm, or suicidal ideation cause distress--and is it acceptable? An Australian-based study
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Crisis 32:254-63. 2011
    ..Programs designed to detect students at risk of depression and suicidality have shown success (Shaffer et al., 2004)...
  5. pmc Study protocol: the development of a randomised controlled trial testing a postcard intervention designed to reduce suicide risk among young help-seekers
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne Locked Bag 10, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 9:59. 2009
    ..The aim of the study is to test a postcard intervention among people aged 15-24 who presented to mental health services but are not accepted, yet are at risk of suicide...
  6. pmc Interventions to reduce suicides at suicide hotspots: a systematic review
    Georgina R Cox
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:214. 2013
    ..Suicide hotspots' include tall structures (for example, bridges and cliffs), railway tracks, and isolated locations (for example, rural car parks) which offer direct means for suicide or seclusion that prevents intervention...
  7. doi request reprint Sudden death among young people with first-episode psychosis: An 8-10 year follow-up study
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville Victoria 3052, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 177:305-8. 2010
    ..A previous suicide attempt was very common amongst those who died, suggesting that future research could focus upon the development of interventions for young people with FEP who engage in suicidal behaviour...
  8. pmc Study protocol: The development of a pilot study employing a randomised controlled design to investigate the feasibility and effects of a peer support program following discharge from a specialist first-episode psychosis treatment centre
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:37. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Can receipt of a regular postcard reduce suicide-related behaviour in young help seekers? A randomized controlled trial
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 6:145-52. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to test a postcard intervention among people aged 15-24 who presented to mental health services but were not accepted, yet were at risk of suicide...
  10. doi request reprint The effectiveness of structural interventions at suicide hotspots: a meta-analysis
    Jane Pirkis
    Centre for Health Policy, Programs and Economics, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 42:541-8. 2013
    ..Structural interventions (e.g. barriers and safety nets) have been installed at some of these sites. Individual studies examining the effectiveness of these interventions have been underpowered...
  11. doi request reprint Research priorities in suicide prevention: an examination of Australian-based research 2007-11
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 38:18-24. 2014
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  12. ncbi request reprint Research priorities in suicide prevention in Australia. A comparison of current research efforts and stakeholder-identified priorities
    Jo Robinson
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Crisis 29:180-90. 2008
    ..A strategic approach to suicide prevention research will help fill internationally-identified gaps in knowledge about what works and what doesn't work in suicide prevention...
  13. doi request reprint Validity of the 12-item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12) in detecting depressive and anxiety disorders among high school students
    Gennady Nickolaevich Baksheev
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 187:291-6. 2011
    ..This can assist with the early identification and enable low stigma preventive intervention within the school environment...
  14. pmc Managing deliberate self-harm in young people: an evaluation of a training program developed for school welfare staff using a longitudinal research design
    Jo Robinson
    Department of Psychiatry, ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 8:75. 2008
    ..The current study aimed to design, deliver and evaluate a training course specifically for school staff...
  15. doi request reprint Suicide clusters in young people: evidence for the effectiveness of postvention strategies
    Georgina R Cox
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Crisis 33:208-14. 2012
    ..Suicide clusters have commonly been documented in adolescents and young people...
  16. doi request reprint Letters, green cards, telephone calls and postcards: systematic and meta-analytic review of brief contact interventions for reducing self-harm, suicide attempts and suicide
    Allison J Milner
    Allison J Milner, BPsych Hons, MEpi, PhD, McCaughey VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Greg Carter, MBBS, FRANZCP, Cert Child Psych, PhD, Centre for Translational Neuroscience and Mental Health, Faculty of Health and Medicine, University of Newcastle, Callaghan Jane Pirkis, BA Hons, MPsych, MAppEpid, PhD, Centre for Mental Health, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Jo Robinson, BSc Hons Master Psych, Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Matthew J Spittal, BSc Hons, Mbio, PhD, Centre for Health Policy, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne
    Br J Psychiatry 206:184-90. 2015
    ..There is growing interest in brief contact interventions for self-harm and suicide attempt...
  17. ncbi request reprint Australia's National Suicide Prevention Strategy: the next chapter
    Jo Robinson
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, Melbourne, VIC 3052, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 30:271-6. 2006
    ..This balance should be re-dressed and the opportunity should be taken to build the evidence-base regarding suicide prevention. Such steps have the potential to maximise the impact of suicide prevention activities in Australia...
  18. doi request reprint Predicting suicidal risk in a cohort of depressed children and adolescents
    Sarah E Hetrick
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Crisis 33:13-20. 2012
    ..In children and adolescents with a depressive disorder, predicting who will also go on to exhibit suicide-related behaviors (SRBs), including suicide attempt or self-harm, is a key challenge facing clinicians...
  19. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of suicide attempt in an incidence cohort of 661 young people with first-episode psychosis
    Jo Robinson
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:149-57. 2009
    ..The aims of the present study were therefore to examine the prevalence and predictors of suicide and suicide attempt before and during the first 18-24 months of treatment...