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Deliberate self-harm and associated factors in 17-year-old Swedish students
Background: Deliberate self-harm (DSH) in young people is an important public health issue. To prevent DSH, more knowledge is needed about its prevalence and associated contextual factors inExpand
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Seventeen and stressed – Do gender and class matter?
Abstract Despite concerns about stress levels in young people, research about stress and stressors among boys and girls that apply an intersectionality approach is scarce. This cross-sectional studyExpand
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Understanding adolescent mental health: the influence of social processes, doing gender and gendered power relations.
Despite a well-documented gender pattern in adolescent mental health, research investigating possible explanatory factors from a gender-theoretical approach is scarce. This paper reports a groundedExpand
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Bullying, cyberbullying, and mental health in young people
Objective: To investigate the factors associated with exposure to in-real-life (IRL) bullying, cyberbullying, and both IRL and cyberbullying and to explore the relationship between these types ofExpand
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Disentangling the directions of associations between structural social capital and mental health: Longitudinal analyses of gender, civic engagement and depressive symptoms.
The present paper analysed the directions of associations between individual-level structural social capital, in the form of civic engagement, and depressive symptoms across time from age 16-42 yearsExpand
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Experiences of violence among adolescents: gender patterns in types, perpetrators and associated psychological distress
PurposeTo explore the psychological distress associations of experiences of several types of violence and the victim–perpetrator relationship of physical violence, a gender analysis wasExpand
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What students do schools allocate to a cognitive-behavioural intervention? Characteristics of adolescent participants in Northern Sweden
Background Adolescents are a vulnerable group when it comes to the risk of developing depression. Preventing the onset of depressive episodes in this group is therefore a major public healthExpand
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Life circumstances and adolescent mental health: Perceptions, associations and a gender analysis
Despite a well-documented gender pattern of adolescent mental health, public health research investigating possible influencing factors from a gender-theoretical approach is scarce. This study aimeExpand
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Revisiting disadvantage in higher education
Revisiting disadvantage in higheR educationAuthors: Wierenga, A., Landstedt, E. & Wyn, J. ISBN: 978-0-9873440-8-3Youth Research CentreMelbourne Graduate School of EducationThe University of MelbourneExpand
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The limits of wellbeing
This chapter addresses the complex interrelationship between wellbeing as a personal responsibility and individual experience and the reality that the parameters of wellbeing across populations areExpand
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