Population Mental Health Group Publications


Ross,  A.M., Hart, L.M., Jorm, A.F., Kelly, C.M. & Kitchener, B.A. (in press). Development of key messages for adolescents on providing basic mental health  first aid to peers: a Delphi consensus study. Early Intervention in Psychiatry.
Yap, M.B.H. & Jorm, A.F. (in press). The influence of stigma on first aid actions taken by young people for mental  health problems in a close friend or family member: Findings from an Australian  national survey of youth. Journal of Affective  Disorders.
Hart, L.M., Jorm, A.F., Paxton, S.J.  & Cvetkovski, S. (in press). Mental health first aid guidelines: an evaluation of impact following download from the world wide web. Early Intervention in Psychiatry.
Jorm, A.F., Sawyer, M.G. & Gillett,  J. (in press). Australian Rotary Health: A major contributor to mental illness research and mental health awareness in Australia. Australasian Psychiatry.
Reavley, N.J. & Jorm, A.F. (in  press).Stigmatizing attitudes towards people with mental disorders: changes in Australia over 8 years. Psychiatry  Research.
Jorm, A.F., Reavley, N.J. & Ross,  A.M. (in press). Belief in dangerousness of people with mental disorders: a review. Australian and New Zealand  Journal of Psychiatry.
Jorm, A.F. & Reavley, N.J. (in  press).Public belief that mentally ill persons are violent: a commentary on Torrey’s argument that this is due to untreated mental illness. Stigma Research and Action.
Hart, L.M., Jorm, A.F. & Paxton,  S.J. (in press). Mental Health First Aid for Eating Disorders: pilot evaluation of a training program for the public. BMC  Psychiatry.
Reavley, N.J, Morgan, A.J., Jorm, D.  & Jorm, A.F. (in press). An evaluation of Mental Health Wiki: a consumer guide to mental health information on the internet. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet.


Jorm, A.F. & Reavley, N.J. (2012). Public confusion caused by differing understandings of the term ‘mental  illness’. Australian and New Zealand  Journal of Psychiatry, 46, 397-399.
Reavley, N.J., McCann, T.V. & Jorm,  A.F. (2012). Actions taken to deal with mental health problems in Australian higher education students. Early  Intervention in Psychiatry, 6, 159-165.
Reavley, N.J., McCann, T.V. & Jorm,  A.F. (2012). Mental health literacy in higher education students. Early Intervention in Psychiatry, 6, 45-52.
Wright,  A., Jorm, A.F. & Mackinnon, A.J. (2012). Labels used by young people to describe mental disorders: which ones predict effective help-seeking choices? Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric  Epidemiology, 47, 917-926.
Jorm,  A.F., Bourchier, S.J., Cvetkovski, S. & Stewart, G. (2012). Mental health of Indigenous Australians: a review of findings from community surveys. Medical Journal of Australia, 196,  118-121.
Jorm, A.F. (2012). Mental health  literacy: Empowering the community to take action for better mental health. American Psychologist, 67, 231-243.
Kauer, S.D., Reid, S.C., Crooke, A.H.D.,  Khor, A., Hearps, S.J.C., Jorm, A.F., Sanci, L. & Patton, G. (2012).  Self-monitoring using mobile phones in the early stages of adolescent  depression: Randomized controlled trial. Journal  of Medical Internet Research, 14, e67.
Yap, M.B.H. & Jorm, A.F. (2012). Parents’ beliefs about actions they can take to prevent depressive disorders in young people: Results from an Australian national survey. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 21, 117-123.
Yap, M.B., Reavley, N.J. & Jorm,  A.F. (2012). Australian youth still have limited awareness of  headspace: Results from a national survey. Australian  and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46,  28-34.
Jorm, A.F. & Reavley, N.J. (2012). Changes in psychological distress in Australian adults between 1995 and 2011. Australian and New Zealand Journal of  Psychiatry, 46, 352-356.
Yap, M.B.H, Reavley, N. & Jorm, A.F.  (2012). Young people's beliefs about preventive strategies for mental disorders: Findings from two Australian national surveys of youth. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136,  940-947.
Yap, M.B.H. & Jorm, A.F. (2012). Young people's  mental health first aid intentions and beliefs prospectively predict their actions: Findings from an Australian National Survey of Youth. Psychiatry Research, 196, 315-319.
Walker,  J.G., Batterham, P.J., Mackinnon, A.J. , Jorm, A.F., Hickie, I., Fenech, M.,  Kljakovic, M., Crisp, D. & Christensen, H. (2012). Oral folic acid and  vitamin B-12 supplementation to prevent cognitive decline in community-dwelling  older adults with depressive symptoms— the Beyond Ageing Project: randomized  controlled trial. American Journal of  Clinical Nutrition, 95, 194-203.
Yap,  M.B.H., Reavley, N.J. & Jorm, A.F. (2012). Intentions and helpfulness  beliefs about first aid responses for young people with mental disorders:  Findings from two Australian national surveys of youth. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136, 430-442.
Reavley,  N.J., Mackinnon, A.J., Morgan, A.J., Alvarez-Jimenez, M., Hetrick, S.E.,  Killackey, E., Nelson, B., Purcell, R., Yap, M.B.H. & Jorm, A.F. (2012).  Quality of information sources about mental disorders: a comparison of Wikipedia with centrally controlled web and printed sources. Psychological Medicine, 42, 1753-1762.
Morgan,  A.J., Jorm, A.F. & Mackinnon, A.J. (2012). Usage and reported helpfulness  of self-help strategies by adults with sub-threshold depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 136,  393-397.
Yap, M.B.H., Reavley, N. & Jorm,  A.F. (2012). Young people’s beliefs about the harmfulness of alcohol, cannabis and tobacco for mental disorders: Findings from two Australian national surveys  of youth.  Addiction, 107, 838-847.
Jorm, A.F. (2012). Access to mental  health care in Australia: is there socioeconomic equality? Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46, 479-480.
Robinson, J., Yuen, H.P., Hughes, A.,  Cosgrave, E., Killackey, E., Baker, K., Jorm, A., McGorry, P. & Yung, A.  (2012). Can receipt of a regular postcard reduce suicide-related behaviour in  young help-seekers? A randomized controlled trial. Early Intervention in Psychiatry, 6, 145-152.
Yap, M.B.H., Reavley, N.J. & Jorm,  A.F. (2012). Associations between awareness of beyondblue and mental health literacy in Australian youth: Results  from a national survey. Australian and  New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 46, 541-552.
Cvetkovski, S., Reavley, N.J. &  Jorm, A.F. (2012). The prevalence and correlates of psychological distress in Australian tertiary students compared to their community peers. Australian and New Zealand Journal of  Psychiatry, 46, 457-467.
Morgan, A.J., Jorm, A.F. &  Mackinnon, A.J. (2012). Email-based promotion of self-help for sub-threshold depression: Mood Memos randomised controlled trial. British Journal of Psychiatry, 200, 412-418.
Reavley,  N.J. & Jorm, A.F. (2012). Public recognition of mental disorders and beliefs about treatment: changes in Australia over 16 years. British Journal of Psychiatry, 200,  419-425.
Reavley,  N.J. & Jorm, A.F. (2012). Belief in the harmfulness of antidepressants:  associated factors and change over 16 years. Journal of Affective Disorders, 138, 375-386.
Holborn,  A.T., Reavley, N.J. & Jorm, A.F. (2012). Differences between landline and mobile-only respondents in a dual-frame mental health literacy survey. Australian  and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 36, 192-193.