MENTAL HEALTH POLICY AND SERVICES RESEARCH (MH-PaSR)

Recent Publications

2017

Alla, K., Hall, W. D., Whiteford, H. A., Head, B. W., & Meurk, C. S. (2017). How do we define the policy impact of public health research? A systematic review. Health Res Policy Syst, 15(1), 84. doi: 10.1186/s12961-017-0247-z.

Barnes, R., Mahar, D., Wong, I., & Rune, K. (2017). A Neurotic Extrovert Who is Open to New Experiences? Understanding How Personality Traits May Impact the Commenting Behaviors of Online News Readers. Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, 61(3), 557-573. doi: 10.1080/08838151.2017.1344671. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08838151.2017.1344671.

Brolan, C. E., Gouda, H. N., AbouZahr, C., & Lopez, A. D. (2017). Beyond health: five global policy metaphors for civil registration and vital statistics. Lancet, 389(10074), 1084-1085. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30753-5.

Burgess, P. M., Harris, M. G., Coombs, T., & Pirkis, J. E. (2017). A systematic review of clinician-rated instruments to assess adults’ levels of functioning in specialised public sector mental health services. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867416688098.

Charlson, F., Diminic, S., Choulamany, C., Santomauro, D., Raja, S., & Whiteford, H. (2017). The prevalence and service utilisation associated with mental and substance use disorders in Lao People’s Democratic Republic: findings from a cross-sectional survey. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 1-12. doi: 10.1017/S204579601700035X.

Crino, M., Herrera, A., Ananthapavan, J., Wu, J., Neal, B., Lee, Y., Zheng, M., Lal, A., & Sacks, G. (2017). Modelled Cost-Effectiveness of a Package Size Cap and a Kilojoule Reduction Intervention to Reduce Energy Intake from Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in Australia. Nutrients, 9(9), 983. http://www.mdpi.com/2072-6643/9/9/983.

Dark, F., Whiteford, H., Ashkanasy, N. M., Harvey, C., Harris, M., Crompton, D., & Newman, E. (2017). The impact of organisational change and fiscal restraint on organisational culture. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 11(1), 11. doi: 10.1186/s13033-016-0116-0. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13033-016-0116-0.

Davidson, F., Heffernan, E., Greenberg, D., Waterworth, R., & Burgess, P. (2017). Mental Health and Criminal Charges: Variation in Diversion Pathways in Australia. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, 1-11. doi: 10.1080/13218719.2017.1327305.

Davidson, F., Heffernan, E., Greenberg, D., Butler, T., & Burgess, P. (2017). Key performance indicators for Australian mental health court liaison services. Australasian Psychiatry, 0(0), 1039856217711052. doi: doi:10.1177/1039856217711052.

Degenhardt, L., Glantz, M., Evans-Lacko, S., Sadikova, E., Sampson, N., Thornicroft, G., et al. (2017). Estimating treatment coverage for people with substance use disorders: an analysis of data from the World Mental Health Surveys. World Psychiatry, 16(3), 299-307. doi: 10.1002/wps.20457. https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-85029725127&doi=10.1002%2fwps.20457&partnerID=40&md5=3e7266dc31643041c16d2d1a77ab6d45
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5608813/pdf/WPS-16-299.pdf.

Gossip, K., Gouda, H., Lee, Y. Y., Firth, S., Bermejo, R., Zeck, W., & Jimenez Soto, E. (2017). Monitoring and evaluation of disaster response efforts undertaken by local health departments: a rapid realist review. BMC Health Services Research, 17(1), 450. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2396-8. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-017-2396-8.

Gouda, H. N., Flaxman, A. D., Brolan, C. E., Joshi, R., Riley, I. D., AbouZahr, C., Firth, S., Rampatige, R., & Lopez, A. D. (2017). New challenges for verbal autopsy: Considering the ethical and social implications of verbal autopsy methods in routine health information systems. Social Science & Medicine, 184, 65-74. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.05.002.

Grace, F. C., Meurk, C. S., Head, B. W., Hall, W. D., Harris, M. G., & Whiteford, H. A. (2017). An analysis of policy success and failure in formal evaluations of Australia’s national mental health strategy (1992–2012). BMC Health Services Research, 17(1), 374. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2309-x. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-017-2309-x.

Leske, S., Harris, M. G., Charlson, F. J., & Toombs, M. (2017). Re: Meta-analysis of Australian Indigenous psychiatric treatment, critiqued. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 0(0), 0004867417726177. doi: doi:10.1177/0004867417726177.

Liu, H., Petukhova, M. V., Sampson, N. A., Aguilar-Gaxiola, S., Alonso, J., Andrade, L. H., Bromet, E. J., de Girolamo, G., Haro, J. M., Hinkov, H., Kawakami, N., Koenen, K. C., Kovess-Masfety, V., Lee, S., Medina-Mora, M. E., Navarro-Mateu, F., O’Neill, S., Piazza, M., Posada-Villa, J., Scott, K. M., Shahly, V., Stein, D. J., Ten Have, M., Torres, Y., Gureje, O., Zaslavsky, A. M., Kessler, R. C., & World Health Organization World Mental Health Survey, C. (2017). Association of DSM-IV Posttraumatic Stress Disorder With Traumatic Experience Type and History in the World Health Organization World Mental Health Surveys. JAMA Psychiatry, 74(3), 270-281. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.3783. http://europepmc.org/abstract/MED/28055082

McIntyre, C., Harris, M. G., Baxter, A. J., Leske, S., Diminic, S., Gone, J. P., Hunter, E., & Whiteford, H. (2017). Assessing service use for mental health by Indigenous populations in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States of America: a rapid review of population surveys. Health Research Policy and Systems, 15(1), 67. doi: 10.1186/s12961-017-0233-5.

Meurk, C., Harris, M., Wright, E., Pirkis, J., Reavley, Scheurer, R. W., Salom, C., & Bassilios, B. (2017 [In Press]). System levers for commissioning primary mental health care reforms: a rapid review. Australian Journal of Primary Health Australian Journal of Primary Health.

Parker, S., Johnston, B., Lane, A., Dark, F., & Siskind, D. (2017). The imperative to screen for obstructive sleep apnoea in people with schizophrenia. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 51(7), 737-738. doi: 10.1177/0004867417696351. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0004867417696351.

Parker, S., Siskind, D., & Dark, F. (2017). Thoughts on ‘Redefining residential rehabilitation in Australia’. Australasian Psychiatry, 25(4), 414-414. doi: 10.1177/1039856216689534. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1039856216689534.

Parker, S., Siskind, D., & Meurk, C. (2017). Further Reflections on Recovery-Oriented Mental Health Practice in a Community Care Unit. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 13(2), 87-88. doi: 10.1097/jfn.0000000000000150. http://journals.lww.com/forensicnursing/Fulltext/2017/06000

Parker, S., Suetani, S., & Motamarri, B. (2017). On being supervised: getting value from a clinical supervisor and making the relationship work when it is not. Australasian Psychiatry, 0(0), 1039856217734668. doi: 10.1177/1039856217734668. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1039856217734668.

Rarau, P., Vengiau, G., Gouda, H., Phuanukoonon, S., Kevau, I. H., Bullen, C., Scragg, R., Riley, I., Marks, G., Umezaki, M., Morita, A., Oldenburg, B., McPake, B., & Pulford, J. (2017). Prevalence of non-communicable disease risk factors in three sites across Papua New Guinea: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Global Health, 2(2).

Sharma, R., Meurk, C., Bell, S., Ford, P., & Gartner, C. (2017). Australian mental health care practitioners’ practices and attitudes for encouraging smoking cessation and tobacco harm reduction in smokers with severe mental illness. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, n/a-n/a. doi: 10.1111/inm.12314. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/inm.12314

Sharma, R., Wigginton, B., Meurk, C., Ford, P., & Gartner, C. (2017). Motivations and Limitations Associated with Vaping among People with Mental Illness: A Qualitative Analysis of Reddit Discussions. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(1), 7. http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/14/1/7.

Stein, D. J., Lim, C. C. W., Roest, A. M., de Jonge, P., Aguilar-Gaxiola, S., Al-Hamzawi, A., Alonso, J., Benjet, C., Bromet, E. J., Bruffaerts, R., de Girolamo, G., Florescu, S., Gureje, O., Haro, J. M., Harris, M. G., He, Y., Hinkov, H., Horiguchi, I., Hu, C., Karam, A., Karam, E. G., Lee, S., Lepine, J.-P., Navarro-Mateu, F., Pennell, B.-E., Piazza, M., Posada-Villa, J., ten Have, M., Torres, Y., Viana, M. C., Wojtyniak, B., Xavier, M., Kessler, R. C., & Scott, K. M. (2017). The cross-national epidemiology of social anxiety disorder: Data from the World Mental Health Survey Initiative. BMC Medicine, 15(1), 143. doi: 10.1186/s12916-017-0889-2.

Tsevelvaanchig, U., Gouda, H., Baker, P., & Hill, P. S. (2017). Role of emerging private hospitals in a post-Soviet mixed health system: a mixed methods comparative study of private and public hospital inpatient care in Mongolia. Health Policy and Planning, 32(4), 476-486. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czw157. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapol/czw157

Wannan, C. M. J., Bartholomeusz, C. F., Cropley, V. L., Van Rheenen, T. E., Panayiotou, A., Brewer, W. J., Proffitt, T. M., Henry, L., Harris, M. G., Velakoulis, D., McGorry, P., Pantelis, C., & Wood, S. J. (2017). Deterioration of visuospatial associative memory following a first psychotic episode: a long-term follow-up study. Psychological Medicine, 1-10. doi: 10.1017/S003329171700157X.

Whiteford, H., & Weissman, R. S. (2017). Key factors that influence government policies and decision making about healthcare priorities: Lessons for the field of eating disorders. International Journal of Eating Disorders. doi: 10.1002/eat.22688.

Whiteford, H., A. (2017). The disparity between changes in the prevalence of mental illness and disability support rates in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia, 206(11), 486-487. doi: 10.5694/mja17.00274. https://www.mja.com.au/journal/2017/206/11/disparity-between-changes-prevalence-mental-illness-and-disability-support.

Whiteford, H. A. (2017). Mental health services research in Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 51(11), 1075-1076. doi: 10.1177/0004867417738413. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0004867417738413.

Wong, I., Wright, E., Santomauro, D., How, R., Leary, C., & Harris, M. (2017). Implementing two nurse practitioner models of service at an Australian male prison: a quality assurance study. Journal of Clinical Nursing, n/a-n/a. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13935.

Woody, C. A., Ferrari, A. J., Siskind, D. J., Whiteford, H. A., & Harris, M. G. (2017). A systematic review and meta-regression of the prevalence and incidence of perinatal depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 219, 86-92. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2017.05.003.

Reports

Baxter, A., Woody, C. A., Siskind, D., Whiteford, H., & Harris, M. (2017). A review of best practice characteristics and principles for multidisciplinary reviews for clients with severe mental illness in Queensland. Brisbane: The University of Queensland, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research.

Leitch, E., Wright, E., Fjeldsoe, K., Diminic, S., Oakley, P., Jimenez, E., & Whiteford, H. (2017). Application of the NMHSPF to support integrated Primary Health Network and Hospital and Health Services planning: Central Queensland, Wide Bay and Sunshine Coast report. Brisbane: School of Public Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research.

Leung, J., Stockings, E., Wong, I., Galasyuk, Diminic, S., Leitch, E., Whiteford, H., Degenhardt, L., Ritter, & Harris, M. (2017). Co-morbid mental and substance use disorders – a meta-review of treatment effectiveness. NDARC Technical Report No. 336 Retrieved from https://ndarc.med.unsw.edu.au/resource/co-morbid-mental-and-substance-use-disorders-meta-review-treatment-effectiveness.

Wright, E., Baxter, A., Diminic, S., Woody, C., Leitch, E., Erskine, H., Scott, J., Hielscher, E., Lee, Y. Y., Gossip, K., Scheurer, R., & Whiteford, H. (2017). A review of existing clinical and program evaluation frameworks for extended treatment services for adolescents and young adults with severe, persistent and complex mental illness in Queensland – Final Report. School of Public Health, The University of Queensland; Policy and Epidemiology Group, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research; The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research; Metro North Mental Health, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital; Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle; Early Psychosis and Intervention, Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research.

Book chapter

Whiteford, H. A. (2017). Specialised mental health care. In S. Bloch, S. A. Green, A. Janca, P. B. Mitchell & M. Robertson (Eds.), Foundations of Clinical Psychiatry (4 ed., pp. 525-537): Melbourne University Press.

2016

Peer-reviewed publications

Baxter, A. J., Harris, M. G., Khatib, Y., Brugha, T. S., Bien, H., & Bhui, K. (2016). Reducing excess mortality due to chronic disease in people with severe mental illness: meta-review of health interventions. The British Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.115.163170.

Bassilios, B., Nicholas, A., Reifels, L., King, K., Fletcher, J., Machlin, A., Ftanou, M., Blashki, G., Burgess, P., & Pirkis, J. (2016). Achievements of the Australian Access to Allied Psychological Services (ATAPS) program: summarising (almost) a decade of key evaluation data. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 10(1), 61. doi: 10.1186/s13033-016-0092-4.

Charlson, F. J., Lee, Y. Y., Diminic, S., & Whiteford, H. (2016). Applications of the epidemiological modelling outputs for targeted mental health planning in conflict-affected populations: the Syria case-study. Global Mental Health, 3, doi:10.1017/gmh.2016.4.

Davidson, F., Heffernan, E., Greenberg, D., Butler, T., & Burgess, P. (2016). A Critical Review of Mental Health Court Liaison Services in Australia: A first national survey. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, 23(6), 908-921. doi: 10.1080/13218719.2016.1155509.

de Jonge, P., Roest, A. M., Lim, C. C., Florescu, S. E., Bromet, E. J., Stein, D. J., Harris, M., Nakov, V., Caldas-de-Almeida, J. M., Levinson, D., Al-Hamzawi, A. O., Haro, J. M., Viana, M. C., Borges, G., O’Neill, S., de Girolamo, G., Demyttenaere, K., Gureje, O., Iwata, N., Lee, S., Hu, C., Karam, A., Moskalewicz, J., Kovess-Masfety, V., Navarro-Mateu, F., Browne, M. O., Piazza, M., Posada-Villa, J., Torres, Y., Ten Have, M. L., Kessler, R. C., & Scott, K. M. (2016). Cross-national epidemiology of panic disorder and panic attacks in the world mental health surveys. Depress Anxiety. doi: 10.1002/da.22572.

Fedyszyn, I. E., Erlangsen, A., Hjorthoj, C., Madsen, T., & Nordentoft, M. (2016). Repeated suicide attempts and suicide among individuals with a first emergency department contact for attempted suicide: a prospective, nationwide, Danish register-based study. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. doi: 10.4088/JCP.15m09793.

Fraser, S. J., Chapman, J. J., Brown, W. J., Whiteford, H. A., & Burton, N. W. (2016). The Feasibility of Using Questionnaires and Accelerometers to Measure Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Among Inpatient Adults With Mental Illness. J Phys Act Health, 13(5), 551-557. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2015-0223.

Gouda, H. N., Hodge, A., Bermejo, R., III, Zeck, W., & Jimenez-Soto, E. (2016). The Impact of Healthcare Insurance on the Utilisation of Facility-Based Delivery for Childbirth in the Philippines. PLoS One, 11(12), e0167268. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167268. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0167268.

Lee, Y. Y., Barendregt, J. J., Stockings, E. A., Ferrari, A. J., Whiteford, H. A., Patton, G. A., & Mihalopoulos, C. (2016). The population cost-effectiveness of delivering universal and indicated school-based interventions to prevent the onset of major depression among youth in Australia. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, FirstView, 1-20. doi:10.1017/S2045796016000469.

Leske, S., Harris, M. G., Charlson, F. J., Ferrari, A. J., Baxter, A. J., Logan, J. M., Toombs, M., & Whiteford, H. (2016). Systematic review of interventions for Indigenous adults with mental and substance use disorders in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867416662150.

Leung, J., Atherton, I., Kyle, R. G., Hubbard, G., & McLaughlin, D. (2016). Psychological distress, optimism and general health in breast cancer survivors: a data linkage study using the Scottish Health Survey. Support Care Cancer, 24(4), 1755-1761. doi:10.1007/s00520-015-2968-2

Leung, J., Ferrari, A., Baxter, A., Schoultz, M., Beattie, M., & Harris, M. (2016). Systematic reviews: inducting research students into scholarly conversations? Higher Education Research & Development, 1-4. doi: 10.1080/07294360.2016.1190527. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07294360.2016.1190527.

Pachana, N. A., Leung, J. K., Gardiner, P. A., & McLaughlin, D. (2016). Moderating effects of social engagement on driving cessation in older women. International Psychogeriatrics, FirstView, 1-8. doi: doi:10.1017/S1041610216000211.

Parker, S., Dark, F., Vilic, G., McCann, K., O’sullivan, R., Doyle, C., & Lendich, B. (2016). Integrated staffing model for residential mental health rehabilitation. Mental Health and Social Inclusion, 20(2), 92-100. doi: dx.doi.org/10.1108/MHSI-12-2015-0043.

Parker, S., Dark, F., Newman, E., Korman, N., Meurk, C., Siskind, D., & Harris, M. (2016). Longitudinal comparative evaluation of the equivalence of an integrated peer-support and clinical staffing model for residential mental health rehabilitation: a mixed methods protocol incorporating multiple stakeholder perspectives. BMC Psychiatry, 16(1), 1-21. doi: 10.1186/s12888-016-0882-x.

Pirkis, J., Middleton, A., Bassilios, B., Harris, M., Spittal, M. J., Fedszyn, I., Chondros, P., & Gunn, J. (2016). Frequent callers to telephone helplines: new evidence and a new service model. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 10(1), 1-9. doi: 10.1186/s13033-016-0076-4.

Santomauro, D., Sheffield, J., & Sofronoff, K. (2016). Investigations into emotion regulation difficulties among adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder: A qualitative study. Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability, 1-10. doi: 10.3109/13668250.2016.1236240.

Siskind, D. J., Harris, M., Phillipou, A., Morgan, V. A., Waterreus, A., Galletly, C., Carr, V. J., Harvey, C., & Castle, D. (2016). Clozapine users in Australia: their characteristics and experiences of care based on data from the 2010 National Survey of High Impact Psychosis. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, FirstView, 1-13. doi: doi:10.1017/S2045796016000305.

Whiteford, H., Buckingham, B., Harris, M., Diminic, S., Stockings, E., & Degenhardt, L. (2016). Estimating the number of adults with severe and persistent mental illness who have complex, multi-agency needs. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry,  doi: 10.1177/0004867416683814.

Reports

Burgess, P., Harris, M., Coombs, T., & Pirkis, J. (2016). A review of clinician-rated instruments that could be used to assess adults’ levels of functioning in specialised public sector mental health services. AMHOCN.

2015

Baxter, A. J., Brugha, T. S., Erskine, H. E., Scheurer, R. W., Vos, T., & Scott, J. G. (2015). The epidemiology and global burden of autism spectrum disorders. Psychological Medicine, 45(03), 601-613. doi:10.1017/S003329171400172X.

Charlson, F. J., Diminic, S., & Whiteford, H. A. (2015). The rising tide of mental disorders in the Pacific region: Forecasts of disease burden and service requirements from 2010 to 2050. Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies, 2(2), 280-292. doi: 10.1002/app5.93.

Dark, F., Newman, E., Harris, M., Cairns, A., Simpson, M., Gore-Jones, V., Whiteford, H., Harvey, C., & Crompton, D. (2015). Implementing cognitive remediation therapy (CRT) in a mental health service: staff training. Australasian Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/1039856215604486.

Dark, F., Whiteford, H., Ashkanasy, N., Harvey, C., Crompton, D., & Newman, E. (2015). Implementing cognitive therapies into routine psychosis care: organisational foundations. BMC Health Services Research, 15(1), 310. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0953-6.

Davidson, S. A., Harris, M., Dowrick, C. F., Watchler, C. A., Pirkis, J., & Gunn, J. M. (2015). Mental health interventions and future major depression among primary care patients with subthreshold depression. Journal of Affective Disorders. Journal of Affective Disorders, 177, 65–73. doi: 10.1016/j.jad. 2015/02/014.

Diminic, S., Carstensen, G., Harris, M. G., Reavley, N., Pirkis, J., Meurk, C., Wong, I., Bassilios, B., & Whiteford, H. A. (2015). Intersectoral policy for severe and persistent mental illness: review of approaches in a sample of high-income countries. Global Mental Health, 2. doi: 10.1017/gmh.2015.16.

Fraser, S. J., Chapman, J. J., Brown, W. J., Whiteford, H. A., & Burton, N. W. (2015). Physical activity attitudes and preferences among inpatient adults with mental illness. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 24(5), 413-420. doi: 10.1111/inm.12158.

Fraser SJ, Chapman JJ, Brown W, Whiteford HA, Burton N. (2015). The feasibility of using questionnaires and accelerometers to measure physical activity and sedentary behavior among inpatient adults with mental illness. Journal of Physical Activity & Health. 26/11/2015. PubMed PMID: 26595938. Epub 26/11/2015.

Harris, M. G., Baxter, A. J., Reavley, N., Diminic, S., Pirkis, J., & Whiteford, H. A. (2015). Gender-related patterns and determinants of recent help-seeking for past-year affective, anxiety and substance use disorders: findings from a national epidemiological survey. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 1-14. doi: 10.1017/S2045796015000876.

Harris, M. G., Diminic, S., Reavley, N., Baxter, A., Pirkis, J., & Whiteford, H. A. (2015). Males’ mental health disadvantage: An estimation of gender-specific changes in service utilisation for mental and substance use disorders in Australia. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 9(9), 821-832.  doi: 10.1177/0004867415577434.

Harris, M., Diminic, S., Marshall, C., Stockings, E., & Degenhardt, L. (2015). Estimating service demand for respite care among informal carers of people with psychological disabilities in Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 39(3), 284-292. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12337.

Harris, M., Hobbs, M., Burgess, P., Pirkis, J., Diminic, S., Siskind, D., Andrews, G., & Whiteford, H. (2015). Frequency and quality of mental health treatment for affective and anxiety disorders among Australian adults. Medical Journal of Australia, 202 (4), 185-189. doi: 10.5694/mja14.00297.

Harvey, C., Brophy, L., Parsons, S., Moeller-Saxone, K., Grigg, M., & Siskind, D. (2015). People living with psychosocial disability: Rehabilitation and recovery-informed service provision within the second Australian national survey of psychosis. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867415610437.

Leske, S., Strodl, E., Harper, S., Clemens, S., & Hou, X.-Y. (2015). Psychological distress may affect nutrition indicators in Australian adults. Appetite. 90(0), 144-153. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2015.02.003.

Leung, J., Smith, A., McLaughlin, & Atherton. (2015). “Everybody Knows Everybody Else’s Business”—Privacy in Rural Communities. Journal of Cancer Education. doi: 10.1007/s13187-015-0862-8.

Leung, J., Macleod, C., McLaughlin, D., Woods, L. M., Henderson, R., Watson, A., Kyle, R. G., Hubbard, G., Mullen, R., & Atherton, I. (2015). Screening mammography uptake within Australia and Scotland in rural and urban populations. Preventive Medicine Reports, 2, 559-562. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2015.06.014.

Liu, X., Vitetta, L., Kostner, K., Crompton, D., Williams, G., Brown, W. J., Lopez, A., Xue, C. C., Oei, T. P., Byrne, G., Martin, J. H., & Whiteford, H. (2015). The Effects of Tai Chi in Centrally Obese Adults with Depression Symptoms. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2015, 8. doi: 10.1155/2015/879712.

Patel, V., Chisholm, D., Parikh, R., Charlson, F. J., Degenhardt, L., Dua, T., Ferrari, A. J., Hyman, S., Laxminarayan, R., Levin, C., Lund, C., Medina Mora, M. E., Petersen, I., Scott, J., Shidhaye, R., Vijayakumar, L., Thornicroft, G., & Whiteford, H. (2015). Addressing the burden of mental, neurological, and substance use disorders: key messages from Disease Control Priorities, 3rd edition. The Lancet. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00390-6.

Santomauro, D., Sheffield, J., & Sofronoff, K. (2015). Depression in adolescents with ASD: A pilot RCT of a group intervention. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. doi: 10.1007/s10803-015-2605-4.

Suetani, S., Whiteford, H. A., & McGrath, J. J. (2015). An urgent call to address the deadly consequences of serious mental disorders. JAMA Psychiatry, 1-2. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.1981.

Stockings, E. A., Degenhardt, L., Dobbins, T., Lee, Y. Y., Erskine, H. E., Whiteford, H. A., & Patton, G. (2015). Preventing depression and anxiety in young people: a review of the joint efficacy of universal, selective and indicated prevention. Psychological Medicine, FirstView, 1-16. doi:10.1017/S0033291715001725.

Waghorn, G., Dias, S., Gladman, B., & Harris, M. (2015). Measuring what matters: Effectiveness of implementing evidence-based supported employment for adults with severe mental illness. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, 22(9), 411-420. doi:10.12968/ijtr.2015.22.9.411.

Wong, I. Y., Smith, S. S., & Sullivan, K. A. (2015). The development, factor structure and psychometric properties of driving self-regulation scales for older adults: Has self-regulation evolved in the last 15 years? Accident Analysis & Prevention, 80(0), 1-6. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2015.03.035.

Wong, I. Y., Smith, S. S., & Sullivan, K. A. (2015). Psychosocial factors significantly predict driving self-regulation in Australian older adults. Australasian Journal on Ageing, doi: 10.1111/ajag.12252.

2014

Bassilios, B., Harris, M., Middleton, A., Gunn, J., & Pirkis, J. (2014). Characteristics of People Who Use Telephone Counseling: Findings from Secondary Analysis of a Population-Based Study. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 1-12. doi: 10.1007/s10488-014-0595-8

Bassilios, B., Harris, M., Middleton, A., Gunn, J., & Pirkis, J. (2014). Erratum to: Characteristics of People Who Use Telephone Counseling: Findings from Secondary Analysis of a Population-Based Study. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 1-1. doi: 10.1007/s10488-014-0613-x.

Charlson, F. J., Diminic, S., Lund, C., Degenhardt, L., & Whiteford, H. A. (2014). Mental and Substance Use Disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa: Predictions of Epidemiological Changes and Mental Health Workforce Requirements for the Next 40 Years. PLoS One, 9(10). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0110208.

Ftanou, M., Williamson, M., Machlin, A., Warr, D., Christo, J., Castan, L., et al. (2014). Evaluating the Better Access Initiative: What do Consumers Have to Say? Australian Social Work, 67(2), 162-178. doi: 10.1080/0312407X.2014.902978.

Gunn, L. D., Lee, Y., Geelhoed, E., Shiell, A., & Giles-Corti, B. (2014). The cost-effectiveness of installing sidewalks to increase levels of transport-walking and health. Prev Med. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.07.041.

Harris, M., Diminic, S., Burgess, P., Carstensen, G., Stewart, Pirkis, J., et al. (2014). Understanding service demand for mental health among Australians aged 16 to 64 years according to their possible need for treatment. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 48(9), 838-851. doi:10.1177/0004867414531459

Kisely, S., Hall, K., Siskind, D., Frater, J., Olson, S., & Crompton, D. (2014). Deep brain stimulation for obsessive–compulsive disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychological Medicine, FirstView, 1-10. doi: 10.1017/S0033291714000981.

Kisely, S., Hall, K., Siskind, D., Frater, J., Olsen, S., & Crompton, D. (2014). A meta-analysis of deep brain stimulation for psychiatric disorders. RANZCP Abstracts. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 48, 93-93.

Kisely, S., Chang, A., Crowe, J., Galletly, C., Jenkins, P., Loi, S., Looi, J. C., Macfarlane, M. D., McVie, N., Parker, S., Power, B., Siskind, D., Smith, G., Merry, S., & Macfarlane, S. (2014). Getting started in research: systematic reviews and meta-analyses. Australasian Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/1039856214562077.

Lee, Y. Y., Meurk, C. S., Harris, M. G., Diminic, S., Scheurer, R. W., & Whiteford, H. A. (2014). Developing a Service Platform Definition to Promote Evidence-Based Planning and Funding of the Mental Health Service System. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 11, 12261-12282. doi: 10.3390/ijerph111212261

Lockley, A., Cheung, Y. T. D., Cox, G., Robinson, J., Williamson, M., Harris, M., Machlin, A., Moffat, C., & Pirkis, J. (2014). Preventing suicide at suicide hotspots: A case study from Australia. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. doi: 10.1111/sltb.12080.

Looi, J. C. L., Kisely, S., Macfarlane, M. D., Siskind, D., Smith, G., & Macfarlane, S. (2014). A guide to clinical research supervision for psychiatrists: a mentoring approach. Australasian Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/1039856214565122.

Macfarlane, M. D., Kisely, S., Loi, S., Looi, J. C., Merry, S., Parker, S., Power, B., Siskind, D., Smith, G., & Macfarlane, S. (2014). Getting started in research: research questions, supervisors and literature reviews. Australasian Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/1039856214553315.

Macfarlane, M. D., Kisely, S., Loi, S., Macfarlane, S., Merry, S., Parker, S., Power, B., Siskind, D., Smith, G., & Looi, J. C. (2014). Getting started in research: designing and preparing to conduct a research study. Australasian Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/1039856214562075.

Meurk, C., Hall, W., Carter, A., & Chenery, H. (2014). Letter to the editor – Collecting real-time data from substance users may have important legal ramifications: reply to Kuntsche and Labhart. doi: 10.1111/add.12640.

Parker, S., Siskind, D., & Harris, M. (2014). Community based residential mental health services: What do we need to know? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867414557163.

Sara, G. E., Burgess, P. M., Malhi, G. S., Whiteford, H. A., & Hall, W. C. (2014). Cannabis and stimulant disorders and readmission 2 years after first-episode psychosis. Br J Psychiatry, 204, 448-453. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.113.135145.

Sara, G. E., Burgess, P. M., Malhi, G. S., Whiteford, H. A., & Hall, W. C. (2014). The impact of cannabis and stimulant disorders on diagnostic stability in psychosis. J Clin Psychiatry, 75(4), 349-356. doi: 10.4088/JCP.13m08878.

Sara, G. E., Burgess, P. M., Malhi, G. S., Whiteford, H. A., & Hall, W. C. (2014). Stimulant and other substance use disorders in schizophrenia: Prevalence, correlates and impacts in a population sample. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867414533838.

Sara, G. E., Large, M. M., Matheson, S. L., Burgess, P. M., Malhi, G. S., Whiteford, H. A., & Hall, W. D. (2014). Stimulant use disorders in people with psychosis: A meta-analysis of rate and factors affecting variation. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867414561526.

Siskind, D., Harris, M., Diminic, S., Carstensen, G., Robinson, G., & Whiteford, H. (2014). Predictors of mental health-related acute service utilisation and treatment costs in the twelve months following acute psychiatric admission. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 1-11. doi: 10.1177/0004867414543566.

Siskind, D., Robert, C., & Crawford, S. (2014). Cestrum Parqui and psychosis. Australasian Psychiatry, 22(3), 305-306. doi: 10.1177/1039856214531082.

Siskind, D., Harris, M., & Whiteford, H. (2014). Comment on letter to the editor “Value of real world economic evaluations of crisis accommodation programmes for patients with severe mental illness”. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 48(10), 960-961. doi: 10.1177/0004867414529478.

Siskind, D., Hollingworth, S., Winckel, K., & Wheeler, A. (2014). Clozapine: Safety implications of increased usage. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 48(S1), 98.

Siskind, D., Parker, S., Loi, S., Looi, J. C., Macfarlane, M. D., Merry, S., Smith, G., & Kisely, S. (2014). How to survive in research: advice for the novice investigator. Australasian Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/1039856214562078.

Stockings, E., Degenhardt, L., Lee, Y. Y., Mihalopoulos, C., Liu, A., Hobbs, M., & Patton, G. (2015). Symptom screening scales for detecting major depressive disorder in children and adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analysis of reliability, validity and diagnostic utility. Journal of Affective Disorders, 174(0), 447-463. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2014.11.061.

Vecchio, N., Mihala, G., Sheridan, J., Hilton, M. F., Whiteford, H., & Scuffham, P. A. (2014). A link between labor participation, mental health and class of medication for mental well-being. Economic Analysis and Policy, 44(4), 376-385. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eap.2014.11.006.

Waghorn, G., Dias, S., Gladman, B., Harris, M., & Saha, S. (2014). A multi-site randomised controlled trial of evidence-based supported employment for adults with severe and persistent mental illness. Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 61(6), 424-436. doi: 10.1111/1440-1630.12148.

Whiteford, H. A., Buckingham, W. J., Harris, M. G., Burgess, P. M., Pirkis, J. E., Barendregt, J. J., & Hall, W. D. (2014). Estimating treatment rates for mental disorders in Australia. Australian Health Review, 38(1), 80-85. doi: 10.1071/AH13142.

Whiteford, H., McKeon, G., Harris, M., Diminic, S., Siskind, D., & Scheurer, R. (2014). System-level intersectoral linkages between the mental health and non-clinical support sectors: a qualitative systematic review. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867414541683.

Winckel, K., Siskind, D., Hollingworth, S., & Wheeler, A. (2014). Letter to the editor – Clozapine-induced myocarditis: Separating the wheat from the chaff. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867414554269.  http://anp.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/10/06/0004867414554269.short.

Wong, I. Y., Mahar, D., & Titchener, K. (2014). Driven by distraction: investigating the effects of anxiety on driving performance using the Attentional Control Theory. Journal of Risk Research, 1-14. doi: 10.1080/13669877.2014.919516.

Wong, I. Y., Smith, S. S., Sullivan, K. A., & Allan, A. C. (2014). Toward the Multilevel Older Person’s Transportation and Road Safety Model: A New Perspective on the Role of Demographic, Functional, and Psychosocial Factors. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbu099.

Yuen, K., Harrigan, S. M., Mackinnon, A. J., Harris, M. G., Yuen, H. P., Henry, L. P., Jackson, H. J., Herrman, H., & McGorry, P. D. (2014). Long-term follow-up of all-cause and unnatural death in young people with first-episode psychosis. Schizophr Res. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2014.07.042.

 2013

Lund, C., de Almeida, J. M. C., Whiteford, H., & Mahoney, J. (2013). Mental health policy development and implementation. In V. Patel, H. Minas, A. Cohen & M. J. Prince (Eds.), Global mental health: Principles and practice. New York: Oxford University Press.

Catts, S., O’Toole, B., Neil, A., Harris, M., Frost, A., Eadie, K., et al. (2013). Best practice in early psychosis intervention for Australian Indigenous communities: Indigenous worker consultation and service model description. Australasian Psychiatry, 21(3), 249-253. doi: 10.1177/1039856213480532

Fedyszyn, I., Robinson, J., Harris, M., Paxton, S., Francey, S., & Edwards, J. (2013). Suicidal behaviours during treatment for first-episode psychosis: Towards a comprehensive approach to service-based prevention. Early Intervention in Psychiatry, published online 22 August 2013, doi: 10.1111/eip.12084

Lee, Y. Y., Veerman, J. L., & Barendregt, J. J. (2013). The cost-effectiveness of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in the morbidly obese adult population of Australia. PLoS One, 8(5), e64965. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0064965

Raudino, A., Carr, V. J., Bush, R., Saw, S., Burgess, P., & Morgan, V. A. (2013). Patterns of service utilisation in psychosis: Findings of the 2010 Australian National Survey of Psychosis. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. doi: 10.1177/0004867413511996

Sara, G., Burgess, P.M., Malhi, G., Whiteford, H.A., & Hall, W. (2013). Differences in associations between cannabis and stimulant disorders in first admission psychosis. Schizophrenia Research, 147, 216-222. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2013.04.017

Scuffham, P.A., Vecchio,  N., & Whiteford, H.A. (2013). Exploring the Validity of HPQ Based Presenteeism Measures to Estimate Productivity Losses in the Health and Education Sectors. Medical Decision Making, published online 1 August 2013, doi: 10.1177/0272989X13497996

Siskind, D., Harris, M., Kisely, S., Brogan, J., Pirkis, J., Crompton, D., & Whiteford, H.A. (2013). A retrospective quasi-experimental study of a community crisis house for patients with severe and persistent mental illness. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 47(7), 667-675. doi: 10.1177/0004867413484369

Siskind, D., Harris, M., Pirkis, J., & Whiteford, H. (2013). A domains-based taxonomy of supported accommodation for people with severe and persistent mental illness. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48, 875-894. doi: 10.1007/s00127-012-0590-x

Vecchio, N., Scuffham, P.A., Hilton, M.F., & Whiteford, H.A. (2013). Differences in wage rates for males and females in the health sector: a consideration of unpaid overtime to decompose the gender wage gap. Human Resources for Health, 11(1), 9.

Weinberg, L., Whiteford, H.A., Caldas de Almeida, J., Aguilar-Gaxiola, S., Levinson, D., O’Neill, S., Kessler, R., & Kovess Masfety, V. (2013). Translation of the World Mental Health Survey data to policies: An exploratory study of stakeholders’ perceptions of how epidemiologic data can be utilized for policy in the field of mental health.  Public Health Reviews, 34(2), 1-21.

Whiteford, H., Harris, M., & Diminic, S. (2013). Mental health service system improvement: Translating evidence into policy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 47(8), 703-706. doi: 10.1177/0004867413494867

Whiteford, H. A., Harris, M. G., McKeon, G., Baxter, A., Pennell, C., Barendregt, J. J., et al. (2013). Estimating remission from untreated major depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychological Medicine, 43(08), 1569-1585.  doi:10.1017/S0033291712001717.

 2012

Bassilios, B., Pirkis, J., King, K., Fletcher, J., Blashki, G., & Burgess P. (2012). Evaluation of an Australian primary care telephone cognitive behavioural therapy pilot. Australian Journal of Primary Health, published online 6 December 2012, doi: 10.1071/PY12111.

Burgess, P., Coombs, T., Clarke, A., Dickson, R., & Pirkis, J. (2012). Achievements in mental health outcome measurement in Australia: Reflections on progress made by the Australian Mental Health Outcomes and Classification Network (AMHOCN). International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 6(1), 4.

Carr, V.J., Whiteford, H.A., Groves, G., McGorry, P., & Shepherd, A.M. (2012). Policy and service development implications of the second Australian National Survey of High Impact Psychosis (SHIP). Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46(8), 708-718.

Fedyszyn, I.E., Harris, M.G., Robinson, J., & Paxton, S.J. (2012). Classification Algorithm for the Determination of Suicide Attempt and Suicide (CAD-SAS): Development and psychometric properties. Crisis –The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 33(3), 151-161.

Fedyszyn, I.E., Robinson, J., Harris, M.G., Paxton, S.J., & Francey, S. (2012). Distal and proximal predictors of suicide-related behaviours during treatment following a first episode of psychosis. Schizophrenia Research, 140, 17-24.

Harris, M., Buckingham, B., Pirkis, J., Groves, A., & Whiteford, H.A. (2012). Planning estimates for the provision of core mental health services in Queensland 2007 to 2017. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46(10), 982-994.

Leach, L., Butterworth, P., & Whiteford, H.A. (2012). Private health insurance, mental health and service use in Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46, 468-475.

Phanthunane, P., Whiteford, H.A., Vos, T., & Bertram, M. (2012). Economic burden of schizophrenia: Empirical analyses from a survey in Thailand. Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, 15, 15-22.

Sara, G., Burgess, P.M., Harris, M.G., Malhi, G., Whiteford, H.A., & Hall, W. (2012). Stimulant use disorders: Characteristics and comorbidity in an Australian population sample. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46(12),1173-1181.

Siskind, D., Charlson, F., Saraf, S., Scheurer, R., & Lie, D.C. (2012). Twice versus thrice weekly ECT in a clinical population: An evaluation of patient outcomes. Psychiatry Research, 199(3), 208-211.

Siskind, D., Harris, M., Buckingham, B., Pirkis, J., & Whiteford, H.A. (2012). Planning estimates for the mental health community support sector. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46(6), 569-580.

Siskind, D., Harris, M., Pirkis, J., & Whiteford, H.A. (2012). Personalised support delivered by support workers for people with severe and persistent mental illness: A systematic review of patient outcomes. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 21, 97–110.

Whiteford, H.A., Harris, M.G., McKeon, G., Baxter, A.J., Pennell, C., Barendregt, J.J., & Wang, J.L. (2012). Estimating remission from untreated major depression: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Psychological Medicine, published online 10 August 2012, doi: 10.1017/S0033291712001717.