Associate Professor Alison Calear
BAppPsych (Hons), PhD
Alison Calear is an Associate Professor at the Centre for Mental Health Research working in the areas of youth mental health, e-health and the prevention and early intervention of anxiety, depression and suicide. Alison heads the Prevention, Promotion and Educational Systems research unit and is currently leading an evaluation of the Sources of Strength suicide peer leadership program in Australian schools.
Alison was the recipient of a NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (2011-16) and currently holds a NHMRC Career Development Fellowship-1 (2017-20). She is a Chief Investigator for two NHMRC Centres of Research Excellence in Suicide Prevention, six NHMRC project grants and one other NHMRC grant.
- Children or young people
- Target groups (CALD, LGBTI, Rural/remote, Lived experience)
- Suicidal behaviour(suicidal ideation, suicidal risk, suicide attempt)
- Research opportunities
- Innovative approaches to suicide prevention
- Connecting with post-graduate candidates
- Collaboration with Australian suicide prevention services, programs and resources
The Development and Validation of the Thwarted Belongingness Scale (TBS) for Interpersonal Suicide Risk
Jennifer Ma, Philip J. BatterhamAlison L. CalearMatthew Sunderland
Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, vol. 07 February 2019, pp. 1-14.
View at link.springer.com
The Self-Hate Scale: Development and validation of a brief measure and its relationship to suicidal ideation
Adrienne I.Turnell, Daniel B.Fassnacht, Philip J.Batterham, Alison L.Calear, MichaelKyrios
Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 245, 2019, pp. 779-787.
View at www.sciencedirect.com
Consistency of trajectories of suicidal ideation and depression symptoms: Evidence from a randomized controlled trial
Philip J. Batterham, Bregje A. J. van Spijker, Andrew J. Mackinnon, Alison L. Calear, Quincy Wong, Helen Christensen
Depression and Anxiety. 2018, Nov 22. doi: 10.1002/da.22863.
View at onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Suicide, mental, and physical health condition stigma in medical students
Rachel, Cryer, Alison Calear, Philip Batterham, and Sunaina Patel.
Death Studies, Sept 2018 https://doi.org/10.1080/07481187.2018.1539049
View at www.tandfonline.com
Please note: this is not a complete list of papers this researcher has contributed to. If the research you are interested in is not listed above, please contact the researcher for more information.