CRE Publications


  1. Sahle, B.W., Reavley, N.J., Morgan, A.J. et al., 2024 How much do adverse childhood experiences contribute to adolescent anxiety and depression symptoms? Evidence from the longitudinal study of Australian children. BMC Psychiatry 24, 289. doi:10.1186/s12888-024-05752-w
  2. Fisher J., Tran T., Tran H., Luchters S., Hipgrave D., Nguyen H., Tran T., Hanieh S., Simpson J., Biggs B., Tran T., 2023. 'Structured, multicomponent, community-based programme for women's health and infant health and development in rural Vietnam: a parallel-group cluster randomised controlled trial', Lancet Child Adolesc Health, May;7(5):311-325. doi:10.1016/S2352-4642(23)00032-9
  3. Baek Y., Ademi Z., Tran T., Owen A., Nguyen T., Luchters S., Hipgrave D.,Hanieh S., Tran T., Tran H., Biggs B., Fisher J., 2023. 'Promoting early childhood development in Viet Nam: cost-effectiveness analysis alongside a cluster-randomised trial', Lancet Global Health, August;11(8):1269-1276. doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(23)00271-1
  4. Loveday S., Balgovind M., Hall T., Sanci L., Goldfeld S., Hiscock H., 2023. '“A multitude of things”: A qualitative analysis of practitioner perceived barriers to identifying and responding to childhood adversity', Mental Health & Prevention, Vol 30.
  5. Loveday S.Balgovind M.Hall T., Goldfeld S., Sanci L., Hiscock H., 2023. 'Emotional work of getting help: a qualitative analysis of caregiver-perceived barriers to responding to childhood adversity',
  6. Hall T., Goldfeld S., Loftus H., Honisett S., Liu H., De Souza D., Bailey C., Reupert A., Yap M., Eapen V., Haslam R., Sanci, L., Fisher J., Eastwood J., Mukumbang F., Loveday S., Jones R., Constable L., Forell S., Morris Z., Montgomery A., Pringle G., Dalziel K., Hiscock H., 2022. 'Integrated Child and Family Hub models for detecting and responding to family adversity: protocol for a mixed methods evaluation in two sites', BMJ Open, 12:e055431. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-055431
  7. Honisett S., Loftus H., Liu H., Montgomery A., De Souza D., Hall T., Eastwood J., Hiscock H., Goldfeld S., 2022. 'Do Australian policies enable a primary health care system to identify family adversity and subsequently support these families - A scoping study', Health Promot J Austr, Feb;34(1):211-221. doi: 10.1002/hpja.684. Epub 2022 Dec 12.
  8. Loveday S., Hall T., Constable L., et al., 2022. 'Screening for Adverse Childhood Experiences in Children: A Systematic Review', Pediatrics,Feb 1;149(2):e2021051884. doi: 10.1542/peds.2021-051884.
  9. Hall, T., Honisett, S., Paton, K. et al., 2021. 'Prioritising interventions for preventing mental health problems for children experiencing adversity: a modified nominal group technique Australian consensus study', BMC Psychol, 9, 165. doi: 10.1186/s40359-021-00652-0
  10. Sahle B., Reavley N., Morgan A., Yap M., Reupert A., Jorm AF., 2021. 'A Delphi study to identify intervention priorities to prevent the occurrence and reduce the impact of adverse childhood experiences', Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, Jun;56(6):686-694. doi:10.1177/00048674211025717
  11. Sahle B., Reavley N., Li W., Morgan A., Yap M., Reupert A., et al., 2021. 'The association between adverse childhood experiences and common mental disorders and suicidality: an umbrella review of systematic reviews and meta-analyses', Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry, Oct;31(10):1489-1499. doi: 1007/s00787-021-01745-2
  12. Sahle B., Reavley N., Morgan A., Yap M., Reupert A., Loftus H., Jorm A., 2020. 'Communication Brief: Summary of interventions to prevent adverse childhood experiences and reduce their negative impact on mental health: An evidence based review', Centre of Research Excellence in Childhood Adversity and Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia. PDF


  1. Hall T., Loveday S., Pullen S., Loftus H., Constable L., Paton K., Hiscock H., 2023. 'Co-designing an Integrated Health and Social Care Hub With and for Families Experiencing Adversity', International Journal of Integrated Care, 23(2):3. doi: 10.5334/ijic.6975
  2. Hall T., Pullen S., Loveday S., Loftus H., Hiscock H., 2022. 'Co-designing a Child and Family Hub for family adversity in Australia: lessons learned', International Journal of Integrated Care, 22(S2), p.40. doi: 5334/ijic.ICIC21182


  1. Bailey, C., Dalziel, K., Constable, L., Devlin, N. J., Hiscock, H., Skouteris, H., & Peasgood, T. (2024). The performance of the EQ-HWB-S as a measure of quality-of-life of caregivers in families that have experienced adverse events. The European journal of health economics : HEPAC : health economics in prevention and care, 10.1007/s10198-024-01688-w. Advance online publication.
  2. Baek Y., Ademi Z., Fisher J., Tran T., Owen A., 2023. 'Equity in Economic Evaluations of Early Childhood Development Interventions in Low-and Middle-Income Countries: Scoping Review', Matern Child Health J, Jun;27(6):1009-1029. doi: 10.1007/s10995-023-03650-3.

Integrated Child and Family Hubs

  1. Hall T., Constable L., Loveday S., Honisett S., Schreurs N., Goldfeld S., Loftus H., Jones R., Reupert A., Yap M., Woolfenden S., Montgomery A., Dalziel K., Bailey C., Pringle G., Fisher J., Forell S., Eapen V., Haslam R., Sanci L., Eastwood J., Hiscock H., 2023. 'Identifying and responding to family adversity in Australian community and primary health settings: a multi-site cross sectional study', Frontiers in Public Health, vol.11. doi:10.3389/fpubh.2023.1147721
  2. Honisett S., Cahill R., Callard N., Eapen V., Eastwood J., Goodhue R., Graham C., Heery L.,
    Hiscock H., Hodgins M., Hollonds A., Jose K., Newcomb D., O’Loughlin G., Ostojic K., Sydenham E., Tayton S., Woolfenden S., and Goldfeld S., 2023. 'Child and family hubs: an important ‘front door’ for equitable support for families across Australia', National Child and Family Hubs Network.
    doi: 10.25374/MCRI.22031951
  3. Honisett, S., Hall, T., Hiscock, H., and Goldfeld, S., 2022. 'The feasibility of a Child and Family Hub within Victorian Community Health Services: a qualitative study', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 46: 784-793.doi:10.1111/1753-6405.1329
  4. Honisett S., Loftus H., Hall T., Sahle B., Hiscock H., Goldfeld S., 2022. 'Do integrated Hub Models of care improve mental health outcomes for children experiencing adversity? A Systematic Review', International Journal of Integrated Care, 22:24. doi:10.5334/ijic.6425


  1. Forell, S., Hall, T., Paton, K., Huei Ming, L., Hiscock H., 2022. 'Conducting a pragmatic legal needs assessment in community health settings during the Covid-19 pandemic' [unpublished].Centre of Research Excellence in Childhood Adversity and Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia. PDF


  1. Lin PI., Eapen V., 2023. 'New insights into the link between childhood adversity and epigenetic changes' [editorial], Lancet Child Adolesc Health, Aug;7(8):520-521. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(23)00106-2. Epub 2023 Jun 14.PDF

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