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Note: this is a past research project that is now complete.
The beyondblue schools research initiative was conducted over 3
years from 2003 to 2005 and involved 50 schools in Victoria, South
Australia and Queensland.
This project looked at strategies (that schools could use) for
use in the classroom and across the whole school that aimed to
reduce depression in young people.
The project consisted of 4 main components and involved working
with schools to:
To measure the effect of the project, student and staff surveys
have been conducted each year providing important information about
their health & wellbeing. The three-year intervention is now
complete, however survey data will continue to be collected into
Data describing how schools went about implementing the project
was also collected to learn more about schools and change