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2016 Research Publications

Handley, T., Davies, K., Rich, J., Booth, A., and Considine, R. (2016) ‘Mental health of Port Stephens youth: Needs analysis study for Caring for Our Port Stephens Youth’, Commissioned by Caring for our Port Stephens Youth, Newcastle: Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health, University of Newcastle.

Brew, B., Inder, K., Allen, J., Thomas, M., Kelly, B. J. (2016). The health and wellbeing of Australian farmers: a longitudinal cohort study. BMC Public Health, 16(1), 988. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-3664-y

Davies, K., & Gray, M. (2016). The place of service-user expertise in evidence-based practice. Journal of Social Work, 17(1), 3-20. doi:10.1177/1468017316637222

Fitzpatrick, S. J., Kerridge, I. H., Jordens, C. F. C., Zoloth, L., Tollefsen, C., Tsomo, K. L., Jensen, M., Sachedina, A.,  Sarma, D. (2016). Religious Perspectives on Human Suffering: Implications for Medicine and Bioethics. Journal of Religion and Health, 55(1), 159-173. doi:10.1007/s10943-015-0014-9

Fitzpatrick, S.J. (2016). Ethical and political implications of the turn to stories in suicide prevention. Philosophy, Psychiatry, & Psychology, 23(3), 265-276.

Considine R and Perkins D (2016) Mental health and wellbeing in the Clarence Valley – Community consultation results – June 2016. Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health, University of Newcastle.

Fitzpatrick, S.J. (2016). Stories of suicide and social justice. Philosophy, Psychiatry, & Psychology, 23(3), 285-287.

Gray, M., Davies, K., Butcher, L. (2016). Finding the right connections: Peer support within a community‐based mental health service. International Journal of Social Welfare, 26(2), 188-196. doi:10.1111/ijsw.12222

Handley, T. E., Kay-Lambkin, F. J., Baker, A. L., Lewin, T. J., Kelly, B. J., Inder, K. J., Attia, J., Kavanagh, D. J. (2016). Investigation of a Suicide Ideation Risk Profile in People with Co-occurring Depression and Substance Use Disorder. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 204(11), 820-826. doi:10.1097/NMD.0000000000000473

Handley, T. E., Ventura, A. D., Browne, J. L., Rich, J., Attia, J. R., Reddy, P., Pouwer, F., Speight, J. (2016). Suicidal ideation reported by adults with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES-Australia. Diabetic Medicine, 33(11), 1582-1589. doi:10.1111/dme.13022

Mackenzie, K., Foot, N. J., Anand, S., Dalton, H. E., Chaudhary, N., Collins, B. M., Mathiwanan, S., Kumar, S. (2016). Regulation of the divalent metal ion transporter via membrane budding. Cell Discovery, 2doi:10.1038/celldisc.2016.11

Matthews, L. R., Fitzpatrick, S. J., Quinlan, M. G., Ngo, M., Bohle, P. (2016). Bereaved families and the coronial response to traumatic workplace fatalities: Organizational perspectives. Death Studies, 40(3), 191-200. doi:10.1080/07481187.2015.1115787

Perkins, D. (2016). Elections, scare campaigns and Medicare: Towards a balanced scorecard. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 24(4), 223-223. doi:10.1111/ajr.12318

Perkins, D. (2016). Gordon Gregory OAM: An appreciation. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 24(3), 155-155. doi:10.1111/ajr.12305

Perkins, D. (2016). One size fits all … or not! Australian Journal of Rural Health, 24(2), 71-72. doi:10.1111/ajr.12295

Perkins, D. (2016). Patient‐centred health care homes in Australia: Disruptive innovation? Australian Journal of Rural Health, 24(5), 287-288. doi:10.1111/ajr.12333

Perkins, D. (2016). Research that adds something… Australian Journal of Rural Health, 24(1), 2-2. doi:10.1111/ajr.12286

Perkins, D. (2016). Research translation: Making a difference in rural health. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 24(6), 349-349. doi:10.1111/ajr.12342

Perkins, D. (2016). Stepped Care, System Architecture and Mental Health Services in Australia. International Journal of Integrated Care, 16(3), 1-4. doi:10.5334/ijic.2505

Rich, J., Booth, A., Rowlands, A., Reddy, P. (2016). Bushfire support services and the need for evaluation: the 2013 Blue Mountains experience. Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 31(1), 8-12.

Thornton, L., Handley, T., Kay‐Lambkin, F., Baker, A. (2016). Is A Person Thinking About Suicide Likely to Find Help on the Internet? An Evaluation of Google Search Results. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 47(1), 48-53. doi:10.1111/sltb.12261

Tynan, R. J., Considine, R., Rich, J. L., Skehan, J., Wiggers, J., Lewin, T. J., James, C., Inder, K., Baker, A., Kay-Lambkin, F., Perkins, D., Kelly, B. J. (2016). Help-seeking for mental health problems by employees in the Australian Mining Industry. BMC Health Services Research, 16(1), 498. doi:10.1186/s12913-016-1755-1

Tynan, R. J., Considine, R., Wiggers, J., Lewin, T. J., James, C., Inder, K., Kay-Lambkin, F., Baker, A., Skehan, J., Perkins, D., Kelly, B. J. (2016). Alcohol consumption in the Australian coal mining industry. Occupational and Environmental Medicinedoi:10.1136/oemed-2016-103602

Wilhelm, K., Handley, T., Reddy, P. (2016). Exploring the validity of the Fantastic Lifestyle Checklist in an inner city population of people presenting with suicidal behaviours. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 50(2), 128-134. doi:10.1177/0004867415621393



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