Ibobbly mobile health intervention for suicide prevention in Australian Indigenous youth: a pilot randomised controlled trial

@inproceedings{Tighe2017IbobblyMH,
  title={Ibobbly mobile health intervention for suicide prevention in Australian Indigenous youth: a pilot randomised controlled trial},
  author={Joseph Tighe and Fiona Shand and Rebecca Ridani and Andrew J Mackinnon and Nicole L De La Mata and Helen Christensen},
  booktitle={BMJ open},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVES Rates of youth suicide in Australian Indigenous communities are 4 times the national youth average and demand innovative interventions. Historical and persistent disadvantage is coupled with multiple barriers to help seeking. Mobile phone applications offer the opportunity to deliver therapeutic interventions directly to individuals in remote communities. The pilot study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of a self-help mobile app (ibobbly) targeting suicidal ideation, depression… CONTINUE READING
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