Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences


Vulnerable groups or populations of young people


Specific Ethnic Groups

Māori

Māori | Pacific | Asian | Migrant

Powerpoints

Articles

  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T. C., Robinson, E., Crengle, S., Sheridan, J. L., Jackson, N., & Ameratunga, S. (2013). Binge drinking among Maori secondary school students in New Zealand: associations with source, exposure and perceptions of alcohol use. New Zealand Medical Journal, 126(1370), 70-84. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23474513
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T.C., Robinson, E., Crengle, S., Fleming, T., Ameratunga, S., Denny, S., Bearinger, L., Sieving, R., & Saewyc, E. (2011) Risk and protective factors for suicide attempt among indigenous Maori youth in New Zealand: The role of family connection as a moderating variable. Journal of Aboriginal Health. 7(1), 16-31
    http://www.naho.ca/jah/english/jah07_01/07_01_02_maori-suicide-risk.pdf
  • [Youth 2012] Edwards, S., McCreaner, T., & Moewaka-Barnes, H. (2007). Maori family culture: a context of youth development in Counties/Manukau. Kotuitui. New Zealand Journal of Social Sciences Online, 2, 1-15.
    http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/1177083X.2007.9522420
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T.C., Robinson, E., Crengle, S. & Watson, P. (2006) Contraceptive use by Maori youth: associated risk and protective factors. New Zealand Medical Journal. 119(1228), U1816
    http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/119-1228/1816/
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T. C., Crengle, S., Sheridan, J. L., Rowe, D., & Robinson, E. (2013). Factors associated with consistent contraception and condom use among Maori secondary school students in New Zealand. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, online. doi:10.1111/jpc.12450
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.12450
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T. C., Robinson, E., Crengle, S., Sheridan, J. L., Jackson, N., & Ameratunga, S. (2013). Binge drinking among Maori secondary school students in New Zealand: associations with source, exposure and perceptions of alcohol use. New Zealand Medical Journal, 126(1370), 70-84. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23474513
  • [Youth 2012] Saewyc, E., Clark, T. C., Barney, L., Brunanski, D., & Homma, Y. (2014). Enacted stigma and HIV risk behaviours among sexual minority Indigenous youth in Canada, New Zealand, and the United States. Pimatisiwin: A Journal of Aboriginal and Indigenous Community Health, 11(3), 411-420.
    http://www.pimatisiwin.com/online/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/06SaewycClark.pdf

Presentations

  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T., Robinson, E., Crengle, S., Rowe., & Sheridan, J. L. (2011). The sexual health of Maori youth in secondary schools in New Zealand: Risk and protective factors for consistent contraception and condom use. Presentation at the Australasian Sexual Health Conference, Canberra, Australia.
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T. C. (2010). Risk and Promotive Factors for Suicide Attempts Among Maori Secondary School Students in New Zealand: Results from the national secondary school youth health survey in 2001. Presentation at the Hui Whakapiripiri: Hangaia to whare korero ma nga pou rangahau e tu - Building your House of Learning, Rotorua, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T. C. (2002). Maori young people attending alternative education. Presentation at the Tomaiora Lecture Series, Auckland, New Zealand
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T. C. (2004). Sexual health protective factors for Maori youth. Presentation at the Royal College of Physicians Conference, Canberra, Australia.
  • [Youth 2007] Clark, T. C. (2011). The sexual health of Maori secondary school students in New Zealand: Results from the national secondary school and Wharekura youth health surveys. Presentation at the New Zealand Sexual Health Society. Auckland, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2001] Saewyc, E., Struthers, R., Clark, T. C., & Poon, C. (2006). Exploring HIV-risk behaviours and enacted stigma experiences by sexual minority Native youth in school: evidence from Canada, New Zealand, and the U.S. Presentation at the Embracing Our Traditions, Values, and Teachings: Native Peoples of North America HIV/AIDS Conference, Alaska, USA.
  • [Youth 2001] Clark, T. C. (2002). Young people excluded from mainstream education: Risk and protective factors. Presentation at the Australia and New Zealand Adolescent Health Conference, Melbourne, Australia.
  • [Youth 2001] Clark, T. C. (2001). Young people excluded from mainstream education: Risk and protective factors. Presentations at the Royal College of Physicians and Special Societies, Auckland, New Zealand
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Pacific

Māori | Pacific | Asian | Migrant

Articles

  • [Youth 2012] Teevale, T., Lee, A. C. L., Tiatia-Seath, J., Clark, T. C., Denny, S., Bullen, P., ... & Peiris-John, R. J. (2016). Risk and Protective Factors for Suicidal Behaviors Among Pacific Youth in New Zealand. Crisis.
    http://econtent.hogrefe.com/doi/abs/10.1027/0227-5910/a000396
  • [Youth 2012] Teevale, T., Denny, S., Percival, T., Fleming, T. (2013) Pacific secondary school students' access to primary health care in New Zealand. The New Zealand Medical Journal, Vol 126, No 1375.
    http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/126-1375/5680/
  • [Youth 2012] Teevale, T., Denny, S., Nosa, V., Sheridan, J. (2013). Predictors of cigarette use amongst Pacific youth in New Zealand. Harm Reduction Journal, 2013.
    http://www.harmreductionjournal.com/content/10/1/25
  • [Youth 2012] Teevale, T., Robinson, E., Duffy, S., Utter, J., Nosa, V., Clark, T., Sheridan, J., Ameratunga, S. (2012) Binge drinking and alcohol related behaviours amongst Pacific youth: a national survey of secondary school students. New Zealand Medical Journal, 125(1352), 60-70
    http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/125-1352/5132/

Presentations

  • [Youth 2012] Tiatia-Seath, J; Fleming T. (2016). Self Harm: NZ High School Norms Youth ‘12 Invited presentation to the Werry Centre Education Day: Adolescent Deliberate Self Harm. The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2012] Di Cosmo, C., Milfont, T. L., Robinson, E., Denny, S. J., Ward, C., Crengle, S., & Ameratunga, S. N. (2011) Immigrant paradox, acculturation and substance use among New Zealand youth: Results from a nationally representative survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 35(5), 434‐441
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Asian

Māori | Pacific | Asian | Migrant

Articles

Presentations

  • [Youth 2012] Peiris-John R. J. (2015, 18 Aug). Mental health of Asian secondary school students in New Zealand. Invited presentation at Asian Health Week conducted by Waitemata District Health Board. Auckland, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2012] Ameratunga, S., Peiris-John R. J., Wong, A (2014,4 July). Life and times of our youth, our future: realising hopes and aspirations. Keynote presentation at the national symposium on working together to Improve Asian and Ethnic Minority Health and Wellbeing conducted by the Centre for Asian and Ethnic Minority Health Research. Auckland, New Zealand.
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Migrant

Māori | Pacific | Asian | Migrant

Powerpoints

Articles

  • Di Cosmo, C., Milfont, T. L., Robinson, E., Denny, S. J., Ward, C., Crengle, S., & Ameratunga, S. N. Immigrant status and acculturation influence substance use among New Zealand youth (2011) Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 35(5), 434‐441
    http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1753-6405.2011.00758.x/full
  • Di Cosmo, C., Milfont, T. L., Robinson, E., Denny, S. J., Ward, C., Crengle, S., & Ameratunga, S. N. (2011) Immigrant paradox, acculturation and substance use among New Zealand youth: Results from a nationally representative survey. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 35(5), 434‐441 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1753-6405.2011.00758.x/full  

Presentations

[Youth 2012] Peiris-John, R., Ameratunga, S., Lee, A. C., & Clark, T. C. (2014). Healthcare interactions among young immigrants in New Zealand: Potential use of health information technology. Presentation at the NZ Population Health Congress, Auckland, New Zealand.

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Same or both-sex attracted and transgender young people

Articles

  • [Youth 2012] Lucassen, M.F.G., Clark, T.C., Denny, S.J., Fleming, T.M., Rossen, F.V., Sheridan, J., Bullen, P. & Robinson, E.M. (online ahead of press). What has changed from 2001 to 2012 for sexual minority youth in New Zealand? Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health.
    http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jpc.12727/pdf
  • [Youth 2012] Clark, T. C., Lucassen, M. F. G., Bullen, P., Denny, S. J., Fleming, T. M., Robinson, E. M., & Rossen, F. V. (2014). The Health and Well-Being of Transgender High School Students: Results From the New Zealand Adolescent Health Survey (Youth'12). Journal of Adolescent Health, (0) 1-7.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.11.008 (Open Access - free to access this article)
  • [Youth 2007] Denny, S., Lucassen, M.F.G., Stuart, J., Fleming, T., Bullen, P., Peiris-John, R.,Rossen, F. & Utter, J.  (in press). The association between supportive high school environments and depressive symptoms and suicidality among sexual minority students. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.
  • [Youth 2007] Lucassen, M., Merry, S., Robinson, E., Denny, S., Clark, T., Ameratunga, S., Crengle, S., Rossen, F. (2011) Sexual attraction, depression, self-harm, suicidality and help-seeking behaviour in New Zealand secondary school students. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 45(5), 376-383
    https://psychiatry-training.wiki.otago.ac.nz/images/e/e7/Lucassen11.pdf
  • [Youth 2001] Saewyc, E., Clark, T. C., Barney, L., Brunanski, D., & Homma, Y. (2014). Enacted stigma and HIV risk behaviours among sexual minority Indigenous youth in Canada, New Zealand, and the United States. Pimatisiwin: A Journal of Aboriginal and Indigenous Community Health, 11(3), 411-420.
    http://www.pimatisiwin.com/online/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/06SaewycClark.pdf

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Young People in Alternative Education or Teen Parent Units

Articles

  • [Youth 2007] Clark, T., Robinson, E., Fleming, T., Smith, J., Denny, S., Jackson, C., . . . Ameratunga, S. (2011). Being in Trouble with the Police and Associations with Mental Health Outcomes Amongst Alternative Education Students in New Zealand. In Journal of Adolescent Health Vol. 48 (pp. S93-S94). Seattle, Washington: Elsevier B.V.. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2010.11.195 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1054139X10007123  

Presentations

  • [Youth 2007] Clark, T. C. (2011). Youth’09: The health and wellbeing of young people in Alternative Education: Directions for a healthier and happier future. In Youth Health 2011: It's totally important! Sydney, Australia.
  • [Youth 2007] Clark, T. C. (2010). Kicked out of school and suffering: The health needs of youth attending Alternative Education in New Zealand. Presentation at the Involve 2010 Connect Conference: Together We Are Stronger, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2001] Clark, T. C. (2002). Maori young people attending alternative education. Presentation at the Tomaiora Lecture Series, Auckland, New Zealand
  • [Youth 2001] Clark, T. C. (2002). Nurses opportunity to make a difference: Mental health of students attending alternative education. Presentation at the Nursing Research Extravaganza, Manukau Insitute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2001] Clark, T. C. (2002). Young people attending alternative education. Presentation at the Youth health and education summit, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2001] Clark, T. C. (2001). Young people in alternative education: Health and wellbeing survey. Presentation at the Alternative Education Conference, Auckland, New Zealand.
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Young People with a disability or chronic pain

Articles

[Youth 2012] Peiris-John, R., Ameratunga, S., Lee, A., Al-Ani, H., Fleming, T., & Clark, T. (2015). Adolescents with disability report higher rates of injury but lower rates of receiving care: findings from a national school-based survey in New Zealand. Injury Prevention. doi:10.1136/injuryprev-2015-041636|
http://injuryprevention.bmj.com/content/early/2015/06/30/injuryprev-2015-041636.abstract

Presentations

  • [Youth 2012] Denny, S. (2015, 18 April). People With Chronic Conditions: Youth Development And Models Of Care What's The Evidence? Invited plenary at the Life without Limits Neuromuscular Conference,  Australasian Neuromuscular Network. Auckland New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2012] Denny, S. & Farrant, B. (2015, 29 March). Don't be a pain! Working With young people experiencing chronic pain. Invited plenary at the 40th Annual Scientific Meeting, New Zealand Pain Society, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • [Youth 2012] Peiris-John, R., Al-Ani, H., Clark, T. C., Fleming, T., Sheridan, J., Lee, A. C., . . . Ameratunga, S. (2014). Risk of injury among young New Zealanders with disability and long-term conditions with functional limitations. Presentation at the Australasian Epidemiological Association, Auckland, New Zealand.
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