Publications

2022 publications

School influences on adolescent depression: A 6-year longitudinal study amongst Catholic, Government and Independent Schools, in Victoria, Australia

Rowland, Bosco Charles, Mohebbi, Mohammadreza, Kelly, Adrian, Benstead, Michelle, Heerde, Jessica, Clancy, Elizabeth, Bailey, Jennifer A., Hallam, Bill, Sharkey, Paul, Horner, Robyn, et al. (2022) School influences on adolescent depression: A 6-year longitudinal study amongst Catholic, Government and Independent Schools, in Victoria, Australia. Journal of Religion and Health.
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Evaluation of Communities That Care-Effects on Municipal Youth Crime Rates in Victoria, Australia: 2010–2019

Rowland, Bosco Charles, Kelly, Adrian, Mohebbi, Mohammadreza, Kremer, Peter, Abraham, Charles, Abimanyi-Ochom, Julie, Carter, Robert, Williams, Joanne, Smith, Rachel, Osborn, Amber, et al. (2022) Evaluation of Communities That Care-Effects on Municipal Youth Crime Rates in Victoria, Australia: 2010–2019. Prevention Science, 23 (1), pp.24-35.
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A Component Evaluation of a Randomised Control Community Intervention to Reduce Adolescent Alcohol Use in Australia

Rowland, Bosco Charles, Kremer, Peter, Williams, Joanne, Kelly, Adrian, Patton, George, Toumbourou, John Winston (2022) A Component Evaluation of a Randomised Control Community Intervention to Reduce Adolescent Alcohol Use in Australia. Prevention Science, 23 (1), pp.36-47.
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Are there gender-based variations in the presentation of Autism amongst female and male children?

Simcoe, Sarah, Gilmour, John, Garnett, Michelle, Attwood, Tony, Donovan, Caroline, Kelly, Adrian (2022) Are there gender-based variations in the presentation of Autism amongst female and male children?. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.

2021 publications

Child maltreatment and long-term physical and mental health outcomes: An exploration of biopsychosocial determinants and implications for prevention

Mehta, Divya, Kelly, Adrian, Laurens, Kristin R., Haslam, Divna, Williams, Kate, Walsh, Kerryann, Baker, Philip, Carter, Hannah, Khawaja, Nigar, Zelenko, Oksana, et al. (2021) Child maltreatment and long-term physical and mental health outcomes: An exploration of biopsychosocial determinants and implications for prevention. Child Psychiatry and Human Development.
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Global, regional, and national progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 3.2 for neonatal and child health: all-cause and cause-specific mortality findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019

Paulson, Katherine R, Kamath, Aruna M, Alam, Tahiya, Bienhoff, Kelly, Abady, Gdiom Gebreheat, Abbas, Jaffar, Abbasi-kangevari, Mohsen, Abbastabar, Hedayat, Abd-allah, Foad, Abd-elsalam, Sherief M, et al. (2021) Global, regional, and national progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 3.2 for neonatal and child health: all-cause and cause-specific mortality findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019. The Lancet, 398 (10303), pp.870-905.
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Global, regional, and national burden of respiratory tract cancers and associated risk factors from 1990 to 2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019

Ebrahimi, Hedyeh, Aryan, Zahra, Saeedi Moghaddam, Sahar, Bisignano, Catherine, Rezaei, Shahabeddin, Pishgar, Farhad, Force, Lisa M., Abolhassani, Hassan, Abu-Gharbieh, Eman, Advani, Shailesh M., et al. (2021) Global, regional, and national burden of respiratory tract cancers and associated risk factors from 1990 to 2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 9 (9), pp.1030-1049.
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Life-course predictors of homelessness from adolescence into adulthood: A population-based cohort study

Heerde, Jessica, Bailey, Jen, Kelly, Adrian, McMorris, Barbara J., Patton, George C., Toumbourou, John Winston (2021) Life-course predictors of homelessness from adolescence into adulthood: A population-based cohort study. Journal of Adolescence, 91, pp.15-24.
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Are Schools' Lockdown Drills Really Beneficial? - A Commentary

Saggers, Beth, Campbell, Marilyn A, Kelly, Adrian B, Killingly, Callula (2021) Are Schools' Lockdown Drills Really Beneficial? - A Commentary. Journal of School Health, 91 (6), pp.451-453.
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School-based relationships and problematic internet use amongst Chinese students

Hayixibayi, Alimila, Strodl, Esben, Chen, Weiqing, Kelly, Adrian (2021) School-based relationships and problematic internet use amongst Chinese students. PLoS One, 16 (3), pp.Article number: e0248600.
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Marijuana use

Toumbourou, John Winston, Heerde, Jessica, Kelly, Adrian, Bailey, Jen (2021) Marijuana use. In O'Donohue, William, Zimmerman, Martha (Eds.), Handbook of Evidence-Based Prevention of Behavioral Disorders in Integrated Care: A Stepped Care Approach, pp.251-265.

2020 publications

Improving measurement of child abuse and neglect: A systematic review and analysis of national prevalence studies

Mathews, B., Pacella, R., Dunne, M., Simunovic, M., & Marston, C. (2020) Improving measurement of child abuse and neglect: A systematic review and analysis of national prevalence studies. PLoS ONE.

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Reform of Civil Statutes of Limitation for Child Sexual Abuse Claims: Seismic change and ongoing challenges.

Mathews, B., Dallaston, E. (2020) Reform of civil statutes of limitation for child sexual abuse claims: Seismic change and ongoing challenges. University of New South Wales Law Journal.

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Adverse childhood experiences: association with physical and mental health conditions among older adults in Bhutan

N. Dorji, M. Dunne, S. Deb (2020) Adverse childhood experiences: association with physical and mental health conditions among older adults in Bhutan. Elsevier .

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Reading and numeracy attainment of children reported to child protection services: A population record linkage study controlling for other adversities.

Laurens, Kristin R., Islam, Fahkrul, Kariuki, Maina, Harris, Felicity, Chilvers, Marilyn, Butler, Merran, Schofield, Jill, Essery, Claire, Brinkman, Sally A., Carr, Vaughan J., et al. (2020) Reading and numeracy attainment of children reported to child protection services: A population record linkage study controlling for other adversities. Child Abuse and Neglect, 101, pp.Article number: 104326 1-15.
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Mental disorders in children known to child protection services during early childhood

Green, Melissa, Hindmarsh, Gabrielle, Kariuki, Maina, Laurens, Kristin, Neil, Amanda, Katz, Ilan, Chilvers, Marilyn, Harris, Felicity, Carr, Vaughan (2020) Mental disorders in children known to child protection services during early childhood. Medical Journal of Australia, 212 (1), pp.22-28.
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Children’s contact with police as a victim, person of interest, and witness in New South Wales, Australia

Whitten, Tyson, Green, Melissa J., Tzoumakis, Stacy, Laurens, Kristin R., Harris, Felicity, Carr, Vaughan J., Dean, Kimberlie (2020) Children’s contact with police as a victim, person of interest and witness in New South Wales, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 53 (3), pp.387-410.
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Costs for physical and mental health hospitalizations in the first 13 years of life among children engaged with child protection services

Neil, Amanda, Islam, Fakhrul, Kariuki, Maina, Laurens, Kristin, Katz, Ilan, Harris, Felicity, Carr, Vaughan, Green, Melissa (2020) Costs for physical and mental health hospitalizations in the first 13 years of life among children engaged with Child Protection Services. Child Abuse and Neglect, 99, pp.Article number: 104280 1-21.
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Factors influencing early childhood education and care educators’ reporting of child abuse and neglect

Ayling, Natasha J., Walsh, Kerryann, Williams, Kate E. (2020) Factors influencing early childhood education and care educators’ reporting of child abuse and neglect. Australasian Journal of Early Childhood, 45 (1), pp.95-108.
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Youth internet safety education: Aligning programs with the evidence base

Finkelhor, D., Walsh, K., Jones, L., Mitchell, K., Collier, A. (2020) Youth internet safety education: Aligning programs with the evidence base. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse..

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Adaption and evaluation of a nutrition and physical activity program for early childhood settings in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communites in remote Far North Queensland

Murtha, Kirby, Thompson, Kani, Cleland, Phoebe, Gallegos, Danielle (2020) Adaptation and evaluation of a nutrition and physical activity program for early childhood education settings in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in remote Far North Queensland. Health Promotion Journal of Australia.
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2019 publications

Child sexual abuse: Toward a conceptual model and definition

Mathews, Ben, Collin-Vezina, Delphine (2019) Child sexual abuse: Toward a conceptual model and definition. Trauma, Violence, and Abuse, 20 (2), pp.131-148.
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Inter-partner violence during pregnancy, maternal mental health and birth outcomes in Vietnam: A systematic review

Huyen Phuc Do, Bach Xuan Tran, Cuong Tat Nguyen, Thang Van Vo, Philip R.A. Baker, Michael P. Dunne (2019 ) Inter-partner violence during pregnancy, maternal mental health and birth outcomes in Vietnam: A systematic review. Children and Youth Services Review. Elsevier .

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A taxonomy of duties to report child sexual abuse: Legal developments offer new ways to facilitate disclosure

Mathews, Ben (2019) A taxonomy of duties to report child sexual abuse: Legal developments offer new ways to facilitate disclosure. Child Abuse and Neglect, 88, pp.337-347.
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Keeping Students Out of Harm’s Way: Reducing Risks of Educator Sexual Misconduct

Wurtele, Sandy, Mathews, Ben, Kenny, Maureen (2019) Keeping students out of harm’s way: Reducing risks of educator sexual misconduct. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 28 (2), pp.160-186.
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New international frontiers in child sexual abuse: theory, problems and progress

Mathews, B. (2019) New international frontiers in child sexual abuse: theory, problems and progress. .

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Outcomes of in-situ training for disclosure as a standalone and a booster to a child protective behaviors education program™

White, C., Shanley, D.C., Zimmer-Gembeck, M.J., Walsh, K., Hawkins, R., & Lines, K. (2019) Outcomes of in-situ training for disclosure as a standalone and a booster to a child protective behaviors education program. Child Maltreatment.

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Implementation of a rhythm and movement intervention to support self-regulation skills of preschool-aged children in disadvantaged communities

Williams, Kate, Berthelsen, Donna (2019) Implementation of a rhythm and movement intervention to support self-regulation skills of preschool-aged children in disadvantaged communities. Psychology of Music, 47 (6), pp.800-820.
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Bartlett, Stephen (2019) Protective Jurisdiction. In Townsend, Ruth & Luck, Morgan (Eds.) Applied Paramedic Law and Ethics Australia and New Zealand 2nd Edition.

Bartlett, Stephen (2019) Protective Jurisdiction. In Townsend, Ruth & Luck, Morgan (Eds.) Applied Paramedic Law and Ethics Australia and New Zealand 2nd Edition. Elsevier, Sydney NSW (2019) Protective Jurisdiction.. Elsevier.

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Young people with cognitive impairments and overrepresentation in the criminal justice system: Service provider perspectives

Richards, Kelly, Ellem, Kathy (2019) Young people with cognitive impairments and overrepresentation in the criminal justice system: Service provider perspectives on policing. Police Practice and Research, 20 (2), pp.156-171.
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Sympathy for the devil? Child sexual abuse, public opinion and the cycle-of-abuse theory

Richards, Kelly (2019) Sympathy for the devil? Child sexual abuse, public opinion and the cycle-of-abuse theory. In Lumby, C, Gleeson, K (Eds.), The age of consent: Young people, sexual abuse and agency, pp.101-115.

Predicting alcohol misuse among Australian 19-year-olds from adolescent drinking trajectories

Plenty, Stephanie, Evans-Whipp, Tracy, Chan, Gary, Kelly, Adrian, Toumbourou, John, Patton, George, Hemphill, Sheryl, Smith, Rachel (2019) Predicting alcohol misuse among Australian 19-year-olds from adolescent drinking trajectories. Substance Use and Misuse, 54 (2), pp.247-256.
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The age of onset of substance use disorders

Kelly, Adrian, Weier, Megan, Hall, Wayne (2019) The age of onset of substance use disorders. In McGorry, P D, Sartorius, N, de Girolamo, G (Eds.), Age of Onset of Mental Disorders: Etiopathogenetic and Treatment Implications, pp.149-167.
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Alcohol drinking and consequences in adolescents by sex in 68 low and middle-income countries - a meta-analysis on gender differences by region

Kelly, Adrian (2019) Alcohol drinking and consequences in adolescents by sex in 68 low and middle-income countries - a meta-analysis on gender differences by region. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

Nicotine use and weight control in young people: Implications for prevention and early intervention

Kelly, Adrian, Thomas, Rebekah, Chan, Gary (2019) Nicotine use and weight control in young people: Implications for prevention and early intervention. In Preedy, V R (Ed.), Neuroscience of nicotine: Mechanisms and treatment, pp.451-458.
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Sexual abuse prevention education in Australian primary schools: A national survey of programs

Walsh, Kerryann, Berthelsen, Donna, Hand, Kirstine, Brandon, Leisa, Nicholson, Jan (2019) Sexual abuse prevention education in Australian primary schools: A national survey of programs. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 34 (20), pp.4328-4351.
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Audit tool for assessing child sexual abuse prevention content in school policy and curriculum

Walsh, Kerryann, Brandon, Leisa, Kruck, Lisa-Anne (2019) Audit tool for assessing child sexual abuse prevention content in school policy and curriculum. Heliyon, 5 (7), pp.Article number: e02088 1-9.
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Outcomes of In Situ Training for Disclosure as a Standalone and a Booster to a Child Protective Behaviors Education Program

White, Codi, Shanley, Dianne, Zimmer-Gembeck, Melanie, Walsh, Kerryann, Hawkins, Russell, Lines, Katrina (2019) Outcomes of in situ training for disclosure as a standalone and a booster to a child protective behaviors education program. Child Maltreatment, 24 (2), pp.193-202.
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Hazardous children's products on the Australian and US market 2011-2017: an empirical analysis of child-related product safety recalls

Niven, Catherine, Mathews, Ben, Harrison, James, Vallmuur, Kirsten (2019) Hazardous children's products on the Australian and US market 2011-2017: an empirical analysis of child-related product safety recalls. Injury Prevention, Online (Online), pp.1-7.
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Hazardous children's products on the Australian and US market 2011-2017: an empirical analysis of child-related product safety recalls

Catherine M Niven, Ben Mathews, James E Harrison, Kirsten Vallmuur (2019) Hazardous children's products on the Australian and US market 2011-2017: an empirical analysis of child-related product safety recalls. BMJ .

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Best practice framework for online safety education. Report prepared for the Office of the eSafety Commissioner

Walsh, K., Wallace, E., Ayling, N., & Sondergeld, A. (2019) Best practice framework for online safety education. Report prepared for the Office of the eSafety Commissioner. .

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2018 publications

The Intergenerational Effects of Intimate Partner Violence in Pregnancy: Mediating Pathways and Implications for Prevention

Aja Louise Murray, Daniela Kaiser, Sara Valdebenito, Claire Hughes, Adriana Baban, Asvini D. Fernando, Bernadette Madrid, Catherine L. Ward, Joseph Osafo, Michael Dunne, Siham Sikander, Susan Walker, Vo Van Thang, Mark Tomlinson, Manuel Eisner (2018) The Intergenerational Effects of Intimate Partner Violence in Pregnancy: Mediating Pathways and Implications for Prevention. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse. SAGE .

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Adverse childhood experiences, mental health, and risk behaviors among men in the Solomon Islands

Lui, Paraniala Silas Celebi, Dunne, Michael, Baker, Philip, Isom, Verzilyn (2018) Adverse childhood experiences, mental health, and risk behaviors among men in the Solomon Islands. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 30 (6), pp.582-591.
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Professional self-efficacy for responding to child abuse presentations

Fraser, J., Flemington, T., Diep, T., Van, H., Binh, D., Ha, T. (2018) Professional self-efficacy for responding to child abuse presentations. Journal of Children's Services.

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Promoting young children’s interpersonal safety knowledge, intentions, confidence, and protective behaviour skills: Outcomes of a randomized controlled trial

White, C., Shanley, D.C, Zimmer-Gembek, M.J., Walsh, K., Hawkins, R., Lines, K., & Webb, H (2018) Promoting young children’s interpersonal safety knowledge, intentions, confidence, and protective behaviour skills: Outcomes of a randomized controlled trial. child Abuse & Neglect.

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“Tell, tell, tell again”: The prevalence and correlates of young children’s response to and disclosure of an in-vivo lure from a stranger.

White, C., Shanley, D.C., Zimmer-Gembeck, M.J., Walsh, K., Hawkins, R., & Lines, K. (2018) “Tell, tell, tell again”: The prevalence and correlates of young children’s response to and disclosure of an in-vivo lure from a stranger. Child Abuse & Neglect.

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Facilitated parent-child groups as family support: A systematic literature review of supported playgroup studies

Williams, Kate, Berthelsen, Donna, Viviani, Maria, Nicholson, Jan (2018) Facilitated parent-child groups as family support: A systematic literature review of supported playgroup studies. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 27 (8), pp.2367-2383.
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Determining a Suicide under Australian Law

Jowett, Stephanie, Carpenter, Belinda, Tait, Gordon (2018) Determining a Suicide under Australian Law. University of New South Wales Law Journal, 41 (2), pp.355-379.
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Police contact with young people with cognitive disabilities: Perceptions of procedural (in)justice.

Ellem, Kathy, Richards, Kelly (2018) Police contact with young people with cognitive disabilities: Perceptions of procedural (in)justice. Youth Justice, 18 (3), pp.230-247.
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Born this way? A qualitative examination of public perceptions of the causes of pedophilia and sexual offending against children.

Richards, Kelly (2018) Born this way? A qualitative examination of public perceptions of the causes of pedophilia and sexual offending against children. Deviant Behavior, 39 (7), pp.835-851.
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Social marketing and community mobilisation to reduce underage alcohol consumption in Australia: A cluster randomised community trial

Rowland, Bosco, Williams, Joanne, Smith, Rachel, Hall, Jessica, Osborn, Amber, Kremer, Peter, Kelly, Adrian, Leslie, Evie, Patton, George, Mohebbi, Mohammadreza, et al. (2018) Social marketing and community mobilisation to reduce underage alcohol consumption in Australia: A cluster randomised community trial. Preventive Medicine, 113, pp.132-139.
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Promoting young children's interpersonal safety knowledge, intentions, confidence, and protective behavior skills: Outcomes of a randomized controlled trial

White, Codi, Shanley, Dianne, Zimmer-Gembeck, Melanie, Walsh, Kerryann, Hawkins, Russell, Lines, Katrina, Webb, Haley (2018) Promoting young children's interpersonal safety knowledge, intentions, confidence, and protective behavior skills: Outcomes of a randomized controlled trial. Child Abuse and Neglect, 82, pp.144-155.
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Monitoring injuries associated with mandated children's products in Australia: What can the data tell us?

Vallmuur, Kirsten, Lukaszyk, Caroline, Catchpoole, Jesani (2018) Monitoring injuries associated with mandated children's products in Australia: What can the data tell us?. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15 (10), pp.Article number: 2077 1-14.
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2017 publications

Emotional abuse of girls in Swaziland: Prevalence, perpetrators, risk and protective factors and health outcomes

Meinck, Franziska, Fry, Deborah, Ginindza, Choice, Wazny, Kerri, Elizalde, Aldo, Spreckelsen, Thees, Maternowska, Mary Catherine, Dunne, Michael (2017) Emotional abuse of girls in Swaziland: Prevalence, perpetrators, risk and protective factors and health outcomes. Journal of Global Health, 7 (1), pp.Article number: 010410 1-12.
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Consequences of bullying victimization in childhood and adolescence: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Moore, Sophie, Norman, Rosana, Suetani, Shuichi, Thomas, Hannah, Sly, Peter, Scott, James (2017) Consequences of bullying victimization in childhood and adolescence: A systematic review and meta-analysis. World Journal of Psychiatry, 7 (1), pp.60-76.

Optimising implementation of reforms to better prevent and respond to child sexual abuse in institutions: insights from public health, regulatory theory, and Australia’s Royal Commission

Mathews, B. (2017) Optimising implementation of reforms to better prevent and respond to child sexual abuse in institutions: Insights from public health, regulatory theory, and Australia’s Royal Commission. Child Abuse & Neglect.

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Reports of child sexual abuse of boys and girls: Longitudinal trends over a 20-year period in Victoria, Australia

Mathews, B., Bromfield, L., Walsh, K., Cheng, Q., & Norman, R. (2017) Reports of child sexual abuse of boys and girls: Longitudinal trends over a 20-year period in Victoria, Australia. Child Abuse & Neglect.

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Educating early childhood care and education providers to improve knowledge and attitudes about reporting of child abuse and neglect: Results of a randomized controlled trial

Mathews, B., Yang, C., Lehman, E., Mincemoyer, C., Verdiglione, N., & Levi, B. (2017) Educating early childhood care and education providers to improve knowledge and attitudes about reporting of child abuse and neglect: Results of a randomized controlled trial. .

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Oversight and regulatory mechanisms aimed at protecting children from sexual abuse: Understanding current evidence of efficacy

Mathews, B. (2017) Oversight and regulatory mechanisms aimed at protecting children from sexual abuse: Understanding current evidence of efficacy. .

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The effect of multiple adverse childhood experiences on health: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Hughes, Karen, Bellis, Mark, Hardcastle, Katherine, Sethi, Dinesh, Butchart, Alexander, Mikton, Christopher, Jones, Lisa, Dunne, Michael (2017) The effect of multiple adverse childhood experiences on health: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet, 2 (8), pp.e356-e366.
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Prevention and recognition of abusive head trauma: training for healthcare professionals in Vietnam

Fraser, J., Flemington, T., Doan, T., Hoang, M., Doan, T., H, M. (2017) Prevention and recognition of abusive head trauma: training for healthcare professionals in Vietnam. Acta Paediatrica .

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Clinician response to child abuse presentations in the Vietnamese hospital emergency setting

Flemington, T., Fowler, C., Tran, Q. N., Fraser, J. (2017) Clinician response to child abuse presentations in the Vietnamese hospital emergency setting. Journal of Interpersonal Violence .

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A developmental cascade model of behavioral sleep problems and emotional and attentional self-regulation across early childhood

Williams, Kate, Berthelsen, Donna, Walker, Susan, Nicholson, Jan (2017) A developmental cascade model of behavioral sleep problems and emotional and attentional self-regulation across early childhood. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 15 (1), pp.1-21.
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