Amanda J Mason-Jones
Affiliation: University of York
- Intimate partner violence in early adolescence: The role of gender, socioeconomic factors and the schoolAmanda J Mason-Jones
Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK Adolescent Health Research Unit, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
S Afr Med J 106:60. 2016..Intimate partner violence (IPV) among adolescents is common worldwide, but our understanding of perpetration, gender differences and the role of social-ecological factors remains limited...
- A systematic review of the role of school-based healthcare in adolescent sexual, reproductive, and mental healthAmanda J Mason-Jones
Health Systems Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
Syst Rev 1:49. 2012..Locating health services in schools has the potential to reduce transport costs, increase accessibility and provide links between schools and communities...
- Effects of PREPARE, a Multi-component, School-Based HIV and Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Prevention Programme on Adolescent Sexual Risk Behaviour and IPV: Cluster Randomised Controlled TrialCatherine Mathews
Health Systems Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, P O Box 19070, Tygerberg, Cape Town, 7505, South Africa
AIDS Behav 20:1821-40. 2016..1 vs. 40.9 %; OR 0.77, 95 % CI 0.61-0.99; t(40) = 2.14) suggesting the intervention shaped intimate partnerships into safer ones, potentially lowering the risk for HIV. ..
- Reaching the hard to reach: longitudinal investigation of adolescents' attendance at an after-school sexual and reproductive health programme in Western Cape, South AfricaCatherine Mathews
Health Systems Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg, Cape Town, 7505, South Africa
BMC Public Health 15:608. 2015..We investigated whether a 21-session after-school SRH education programme and school health service attracted adolescents most at risk for adverse SRH outcomes and explored motivators for and barriers to attendance...
- School-based interventions for preventing HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and pregnancy in adolescentsAmanda J Mason-Jones
Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York, UK, YO10 5DD
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD006417. 2016..Many studies and systematic reviews have concentrated on measuring effects on knowledge or self-reported behaviour rather than biological outcomes, such as pregnancy or prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STIs)...
- A systematic review of interventions for preventing adolescent intimate partner violencePetra De Koker
Adolescent Health Research Unit, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa International Centre for Reproductive Health, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium Electronic address
J Adolesc Health 54:3-13. 2014..We reviewed randomized controlled trials of interventions to reduce physical, sexual, and psychological violence perpetration and victimization among adolescents...
- Peer education training for sexual health and well-being in public high schools in South Africa: Is it enough to change peer educators themselves?Amanda J Mason-Jones
a Adolescent Health Research Unit, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
J Child Adolesc Ment Health 25:35-42. 2013..To evaluate the effects of a high school peer educator training programme on the sexual behaviour and related psychosocial outcomes of peer educators...