Title, Synopsis and Publications Investigators and Collaborators
Investigating trends in K-10 self-reported distress and associated health service utilisation in a cohort of young women (aged 18-25) from an Australian longitudinal study (ALSWH)
The project will explore trends or patterns of K-10 over three consecutive surveys (2013-2015) from ALSWH cohort of young women (born 1989-95).The trends will be compared with contemporary trends of health service utilisation (GP/psychiatrist/psychologist consultations) and prescriptions. The project will adjust for and stratify across a range of mental health diagnosis, demographic, and socio-economic indicators. A number of advanced multivariate analytical techniques will be used to analyse and describe trends for presentation.

Prof Gita Mishra
Mr Duncan Lowes
Prof Gita Mishra
Dr Peter Baker