Publications 2012

  • Journal Articles

    Ames, A. G., Jaques, A., Ukoumunne, O. C., Archibald, A. D., Duncan, R. E., Emery, J., & Metcalfe, S. A. (2012). Development of a fragile X syndrome (FXS) knowledge scale: towards a modified multidimensional measure of informed choice for FXS population carrier screening. Health Expectations, 18(1), 69-80. 

    Azzopardi, P. (2012). Adolescent health comes of age. The Lancet, 379(9826), 1583-1584.

    Azzopardi, P., Brown, A. D., Zimmett, P., Fahy, R. E., Dent, G. A., Kelly, M. J., . . . Wren, S. J. (2012). Type 2 diabetes in young Indigenous Australians in rural and remote areas: diagnosis, screening, management and prevention. Medical Journal of Australia, 197(1), 32-36.

    Azzopardi, P. S., Kennedy, E. C., & Brown, A. D. (2012). Online chlamydia testing: an innovative approach that appeals to young people. Med J Aust, 197(11), 621.

    Choi, Y., He, M., Herrenkohl, T. I., Catalano, R. F., & Toumbourou, J. W. (2012). Multiple identification and risks: examination of peer factors across multiracial and single-race youth. J Youth Adolesc, 41(7), 847-862. 

    Delatycki, M. B., Mand, C., Gillam, L., & Duncan, R. (2012). Predictive testing in minors: the need for empirical evidence. Journal of Medical Ethics, 38(9), 533-534. 

    Douglass, J. A., Goeman, D. P., McCarthy, E. A., Sawyer, S. M., Aroni, R. A., Stewart, K., & Abramson, M. J. (2012). Over-the-counter β2-agonist purchase versus script: A cross-sectional study. Respiratory Medicine, 106(2), 223-229.

    Duncan, R. E., Williams, B. J., & Knowles, A. (2012). Breaching Confidentiality with Adolescent Clients: A Survey of Australian Psychologists about the Considerations that Influence Their Decisions. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, 19(2), 209-220.

    Firth, N., Frydenberg, E., & Bond, L. (2012). An evaluation of Success and Dyslexia – a multi component school-based coping program for primary school students with learning disabilities: Is it feasible? Australian Journal of Learning Difficulties, 17(2), 147-162.

    Foster, J. M., Smith, L., Bosnic-Anticevich, S. Z., Usherwood, T., Sawyer, S. M., Rand, C. S., & Reddel, H. K. (2012). Identifying patient-specific beliefs and behaviours for conversations about adherence in asthma. Internal Medicine Journal, 42(6), e136-e144. 

    Foster, J. M., Smith, L., Usherwood, T., Sawyer, S. M., Rand, C. S., & Reddel, H. K. (2012). The reliability and patient acceptability of the SmartTrack device: a new electronic monitor and reminder device for metered dose inhalers. J Asthma, 49(6), 657-662. 

    Guy, R. J., Patton, G. C., & Kaldor, J. M. (2012). Internet pornography and adolescent health. Medical Journal of Australia, 196(9), 546-547.

    Hawkins, M., Villagonzalo, K.-A., Sanson, A., Toumbourou, J., Letcher, P., & Olsson, C. (2012). Associations Between Positive Development in Late Adolescence and Social, Health, and Behavioral Outcomes in Young Adulthood. Journal of Adult Development, 19(2), 88-99. 

    Hemphill, S. A., Heerde, J. A., Herrenkohl, T. I., Toumbourou, J. W., & Catalano, R. F. (2012). The impact of school suspension on student tobacco use: a longitudinal study in Victoria, Australia, and Washington State, United States. Health Educ Behav, 39(1), 45-56. 

    Hemphill, S. A., Herrenkohl, T. I., Plenty, S. M., Toumbourou, J. W., Catalano, R. F., & McMorris, B. J. (2012). Pathways from school suspension to adolescent nonviolent antisocial behavior in students in Victoria, Australia and Washington State, United States. Journal of Community Psychology40(3), 301-318.

    Hemphill, S. A., Kotevski, A., Tollit, M., Smith, R., Herrenkohl, T. I., Toumbourou, J. W., & Catalano, R. F. (2012). Longitudinal Predictors of Cyber and Traditional Bullying Perpetration in Australian Secondary School Students. Journal of Adolescent Health, 51(1), 59-65. 

    Hemphill, S. A., Tollit, M., & Kotevski, A. (2012). Rates of bullying perpetration and victimisation: a longitudinal study of secondary school students in Victoria, Australia. Pastoral Care in Education, 30(2), 99-112. 

    Herrenkohl, T. I., Hemphill, S. A., Mason, W. A., Toumbourou, J. W., & Catalano, R. F. (2012). Predictors and Responses to the Growth in Physical Violence During Adolescence: A Comparison of Students in Washington State and Victoria, Australia. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 82(1), 41-49.

    Horwood, L. J., Fergusson, D. M., Coffey, C., Patton, G. C., Tait, R., Smart, D., . . . Hutchinson, D. M. (2012). Cannabis and depression: An integrative data analysis of four Australasian cohorts. Drug Alcohol Depend, 126(3), 369-378.

    Kauer, S. D., Reid, S. C., Crooke, A. H., Khor, A., Hearps, S. J., Jorm, A. F., . . . Patton, G. (2012). Self-monitoring Using Mobile Phones in the Early Stages of Adolescent Depression: Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Internet Res, 14(3), e67.

    Kelly, A. B., Chan, G. C. K., Toumbourou, J. W., O'Flaherty, M., Homel, R., Patton, G. C., & Williams, J. (2012). Very young adolescents and alcohol: Evidence of a unique susceptibility to peer alcohol use. Addictive Behaviors, 37, 414-419.

    Kelly, A. B., O’Flaherty, M., Toumbourou, J. W., Homel, R., Patton, G. C., White, A., & Williams, J. (2012). The Influence of Families on Early Adolescent School Connectedness: Evidence That This Association Varies with Adolescent Involvement in Peer Drinking Networks. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 40, 437-447.

    Kennedy, E., Grey, N., Azzopardi, P., & Creati, M. (2012). Improving adolescent reproductive health: the importance of quality data. Pac Health Dialog, 18(1), 140-141.

    Letcher, P., Sanson, A., Smart, D., & Toumbourou, J. W. (2012). Precursors and Correlates of Anxiety Trajectories From Late Childhood to Late Adolescence. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 41(4), 417-432.

    Lewis, A. J., Bertino, M. D., Robertson, N., Knight, T., & Toumbourou, J. W. (2012). Consumer Feedback following Participation in a Family-Based Intervention for Youth Mental Health. Depression Research and Treatment, 2012.

    Little, K., Hawkins, M. T., Sanson, A., Toumbourou, J. W., Smart, D., Vassallo, S., & O'Connor, M. (2012). The Longitudinal Prediction of Alcohol Consumption-Related Harms Among Young Adults. Substance Use & Misuse, 47(12), 1303-1317.

    Lynch, E., Duncan, R. E., Macrae, F., & Delatycki, M. (2012). When is it best to test? Attitudes of health professionals regarding genetic testing for Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP). Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice, 10(2), A43.

    Mand, C., Gillam, L., Delatycki, M. B., & Duncan, R. E. (2012). Predictive genetic testing in minors for late-onset conditions: a chronological and analytical review of the ethical arguments. J Med Ethics, 38(9), 519-524. 

    Mathers, C. D., Gore, F. M., Patton, G. C., Ferguson, J., & Sawyer, S. M. (2012). Global burden of disease in young people aged 10-24 years ? Authors' reply. The Lancet, 379(9810), 28.

    Moran, P., Coffey, C., Romaniuk, H., Olsson, C., Borschmann, R., Carlin, J. B., & Patton, G. C. (2012). The natural history of self-harm from adolescence to young adulthood: a population-based cohort study. The Lancet, 379(9812), 236-243.

    Nilsen, W., Olsson, C. A., Karevold, E., O'Loughlin, C., McKenzie, M., & Patton, G. C. (2012). Adolescent depressive symptoms and subsequent pregnancy, pregnancy completion and pregnancy termination in young adulthood: findings from the victorian adolescent health cohort study. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol, 25(1), 6-11.

    O'Connor, M., Sanson, A., Hawkins, M. T., Olsson, C., Frydenberg, E., Toumbourou, J. W., & Letcher, P. (2012). The relationship between positive development and psychopathology during the transition to adulthood: a person-centred approach. J Adolesc, 35(3), 701-712. 

    Olsson, C. A., McGee, R., Nada-Raja, S., & Williams, S. (2012). A 32-Year Longitudinal Study of Child and Adolescent Pathways to Well-Being in Adulthood. Journal of Happiness Studies(July), 1-15. 

    Patton, G. C., Coffey, C., Cappa, C., Currie, D., Riley, L., Gore, F., . . . Ferguson, J. (2012). Health of the world's adolescents: a synthesis of internationally comparable data. The Lancet, 379(9826), 1665-1675.

    Proimos, J., & Klein, J. D. (2012). Noncommunicable diseases in children and adolescents. Pediatrics, 130(3), 379-381. 

    Rahman, B., Macciocca, I., Sahhar, M., Kamberi, S., Connell, V., & Duncan, R. E. (2012). Adolescents with Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators: A Patient and Parent Perspective. PACE, 35(1), 62-72.

    Reid, S. C., Kauer, S. D., Khor, A. S., Hearps, S. J., Sanci, L. A., Kennedy, A. D., & Patton, G. C. (2012). Using a mobile phone application in youth mental health - an evaluation study. Aust Fam Physician, 41(9), 711-714.

    Resnick, M. D., Catalano, R. F., Sawyer, S. M., Viner, R., & Patton, G. C. (2012). Seizing the opportunities of adolescent health. The Lancet, 379(9826), 1564-1567.

    Rowland, B., Allen, F., & Toumbourou, J. W. (2012). Association of risky alcohol consumption and accreditation in the 'Good Sports' alcohol management programme. J Epidemiol Community Health, 66(8), 684-690. 

    Rowland, B., Toumbourou, J., & Allen, F. (2012). Drink-driving in community sports clubs: adopting the Good Sports alcohol management program. Accid Anal Prev, 48, 264-270.

    Salom, C. L., Holman, A., Connor, J. P., Toumbourou, J. W., & Kelly, A. B. (2012). Evidence that community-based prevention reduces adolescent alcohol use: A commentary on Gilligan et al. Drug and Alcohol Review, 31(7), 930-931.

    Sanci, L., Grabsch, B., Chondros, P., Shiell, A., Pirkis, J., Sawyer, S., . . . Patton, G. (2012). The prevention access and risk taking in young people (PARTY) project protocol: a cluster randomised controlled trial of health risk screening and motivational interviewing for young people presenting to general practice BMC Public Health, 12(1), 400.

    Sansom-Daly, U. M., Wakefield, C. E., Bryant, R. A., Butow, P., Sawyer, S., Patterson, P., . . . Cohn, R. J. (2012). Online group-based cognitive-behavioural therapy for adolescents and young adults after cancer treatment: a multicenter randomised controlled trial of Recapture Life-AYA. BMC Cancer, 12, 339.

    Sawyer, S. M., Afifi, R. A., Bearinger, L. H., Blakemore, S.-J., Dick, B., Ezeh, A. C., & Patton, G. C. (2012). Adolescence: a foundation for future health. The Lancet, 379(9826), 1630-1640. 

    Swift, W., Coffey, C., Degenhardt, L., Carlin, J. B., Romaniuk, H., & Patton, G. C. (2012). Cannabis and progression to other substance use in young adults: findings from a 13-year prospective population-based study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 66(7), e26. 

    Taylor, C. B., Taylor, K., Jones, M., Shorter, A., Yee, M., Genkin, B., . . . Wilfley, D. E. (2012). Obesity prevention in defined (high school) populations. Int J Obes Supp, 2(S1), S30-S32.

    Toumbourou, J. W. (2012). Would a universal check of 3-year-olds prevent or create childhood mental health problems? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46(8), 703.

    Ukoumunne, O. C., Wake, M., Carlin, J., Bavin, E. L., Lum, J., Skeat, J., . . . Reilly, S. (2012). Profiles of language development in pre-school children: a longitudinal latent class analysis of data from the Early Language in Victoria Study. Child Care Health Dev, 38(3), 341-349. 

    Van Eekelen, J. A. M., Ellis, J. A., Pennell, C. E., Craig, J., Saffery, R., Mattes, E., & Olsson, C. A. (2012). Stress-sensitive neurosignalling in depression: an integrated network biology approach to candidate gene selection for genetic association analysis. Mental Illness, 4(e21), 105-114.  

    Whitelaw, M., Gilbertson, H., Lee, K. J., & Sawyer, S. M. (2012). Dizziness and bradycardia for investigation. Adolesc Med State Art Rev, 23(2), 381-386.

    Book Chapters

    Degenhardt, L., Hall, W., Lynskey, M., Coffey, C., & Patton, G. C. (2012). The association between cannabis use and depression: a review of the evidence. In D. Castle, R. M. Murray, & D. C. D'Souza (Eds.), Marijuana and Madness (2nd Edition ed., pp. 114-128). New York: Cambridge University Press.

    Sawyer, S. M. (2012). Health care issues and challenges in the adolescence. In C. Castellani, S. Elborn, & H. Heijerman (Eds.), Healthcare issues and challengs in adolescents with cystic fibrosis (pp. 9-20): European Cystic Fibrosis Society.

    Sawyer, S. M., & Kennedy, A. (2012). Care of the adolescent. In M. South & D. Isaacs (Eds.), Practical Paediatrics (7th ed., pp. 130-140): Churchill Livingston.

    News Articles

    Dunn, A. (2012). Early puberty may trigger anxiety: study The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved from  

    Harris, A. (2012, December 30th). Drunken Examples. Herald Sun.

    Study highlights bullying in schools (2012). The Australian.