John Winston Toumbourou

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Narcotics Anonymous participation and changes in substance use and social support
    John Winston Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Melbourne, 2 Gatehouse Street, Parkville 3052, Victoria, Australia
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:61-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of an empowerment-based parent education program on the reduction of youth suicide risk factors
    John W Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Pediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 31:277-85. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Prediction of alcohol-related harm from controlled drinking strategies and alcohol consumption trajectories
    J W Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Addiction 99:498-508. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Adolescent alcohol-use trajectories in the transition from high school
    John Winston Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:111-6. 2003
  5. doi request reprint The longitudinal prediction of alcohol consumption-related harms among young adults
    Keriann Little
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 47:1303-17. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of school suspensions and arrests on subsequent adolescent antisocial behavior in Australia and the United States
    Sheryl A Hemphill
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics, Royal Children s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 39:736-44. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of self-reported puberty using the Pubertal Development Scale and the Sexual Maturation Scale in a school-based epidemiologic survey
    Lyndal 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
  8. ncbi request reprint A review of school drug policies and their impact on youth substance use
    Tracy Evans-Whipp
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Promot Int 19:227-34. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Pubertal stage and deliberate self-harm in adolescents
    George 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Intervening early to reduce developmentally harmful substance use among youth populations
    Dan I Lubman
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:S22-5. 2007

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Narcotics Anonymous participation and changes in substance use and social support
    John Winston Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Melbourne, 2 Gatehouse Street, Parkville 3052, Victoria, Australia
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:61-6. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of an empowerment-based parent education program on the reduction of youth suicide risk factors
    John W Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Pediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 31:277-85. 2002
    ..To evaluate the impact of parent education groups on youth suicide risk factors. The potential for informal transmission of intervention impacts within school communities was assessed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prediction of alcohol-related harm from controlled drinking strategies and alcohol consumption trajectories
    J W Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Addiction 99:498-508. 2004
    ..To establish predictors of age 21 alcohol-related harm from prior drinking patterns, current levels of alcohol consumption and use of controlled drinking strategies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Adolescent alcohol-use trajectories in the transition from high school
    John Winston Toumbourou
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:111-6. 2003
    ..Encouraging those high school students who consume alcohol once per week or more often to use alcohol on a less than weekly basis may be a valuable yet neglected harm minimization strategy...
  5. doi request reprint The longitudinal prediction of alcohol consumption-related harms among young adults
    Keriann Little
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 47:1303-17. 2012
    ..Friends' drinking at 19-20 years and alcohol-related harms at age 17-18 interacted with risky drinking to increase the likelihood of alcohol-related harms. Implications for intervention efforts are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of school suspensions and arrests on subsequent adolescent antisocial behavior in Australia and the United States
    Sheryl A Hemphill
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics, Royal Children s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 39:736-44. 2006
    ..e., being taken into police custody) on subsequent adolescent antisocial behavior such as violence and crime, after controlling for established risk and protective factors in Victoria, Australia and Washington State, United States (U.S.)...
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of self-reported puberty using the Pubertal Development Scale and the Sexual Maturation Scale in a school-based epidemiologic survey
    Lyndal 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint A review of school drug policies and their impact on youth substance use
    Tracy Evans-Whipp
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Promot Int 19:227-34. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Pubertal stage and deliberate self-harm in adolescents
    George 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intervening early to reduce developmentally harmful substance use among youth populations
    Dan I Lubman
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:S22-5. 2007
    ..Preventive screening and targeted brief interventions can be effectively delivered in a variety of settings by a range of health professionals...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mental health and wellbeing of Australian adolescents: pathways to vulnerability and resilience
    Diana Smart
    Australian Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 19:263-8. 2007
    ..A different mix of factors relates to pathways to wellbeing. This unique Australian study provides invaluable insights into stability and change in the pathways to mental health that children take across life...
  12. ncbi request reprint Family, school, peer and individual influences on early adolescent alcohol use: first-year impact of the Resilient Families programme
    Alison L Shortt
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:625-34. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Including the siblings of youth substance abusers in a parent-focused intervention: a pilot test of the Best Plus program
    John H Bamberg
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Australia
    J Psychoactive Drugs 40:281-91. 2008
    ..This evaluation of early impacts suggests the BEST Plus program offers a promising means of assisting families to respond to substance use problems in young people...
  14. ncbi request reprint School, parent, and student perspectives of school drug policies
    Tracy J Evans-Whipp
    Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Sch Health 77:138-46; quiz 153-4. 2007
    ....