Search

Home > Publications > AHRU Publications 2006 - 2014

AHRU Publications 2006 - 2014

AHRU Peer-Reviewed Publications 2006 - 2014

1. Aaro, L. E., Breivik, K., Klepp, K. I., Kaaya, S., Onya, H. E., Wubs, A. Helleve, A., & Flisher, A. J. (2011). An HIV/AIDS knowledge scale for adolescents: item response theory analyses based on data from a study in South Africa and Tanzania. Health Educ Res, 26(2), 212-224. doi: 10.1093/her/cyq086

2. Aaro, L. E., Flisher, A. J., Kaaya, S., Onya, H., Fuglesang, M., Klepp, K. I., & Schaalma, H. (2006). Promoting sexual and reproductive health in early adolescence in South Africa and Tanzania: development of a theory- and evidence-based intervention programme. Scand J Public Health, 34(2), 150-158. doi: 10.1080/14034940510032356

3. Aaro, L. E., Flisher, A. J., Kaaya, S., Onya, H., Namisi, F. S., & Wubs, A. (2009). Parental education as an indicator of socioeconomic status: improving quality of data by requiring consistency across measurement occasions. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 16-27. doi: 10.1177/1403494808086917

4. Aaro, L. E., Mathews, C., Kaaya, S., Katahoire, A. R., Onya, H., Abraham, C. Klepp, K. I., Wubs, A., Eggers, S. M., & de Vries, H. (2014). Promoting sexual and reproductive health among adolescents in southern and eastern Africa (PREPARE): project design and conceptual framework. BMC Public Health, 14, 54. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14- 54

5. Ahmed, N., Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., Jansen, S., Mukoma, W., & Schaalma, H. (2006). Process evaluation of the teacher training for an AIDS prevention programme. Health Educ Res, 21(5), 621-632. doi: 10.1093/her/cyl031

6. Ahmed, N., Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., Mukoma, W., & Jansen, S. (2009). HIV education in South African schools: the dilemma and conflicts of educators. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 48-54. doi: 10.1177/1403494808097190

7. Avalos, L. A., Mertens, J. R., Ward, C. L., Flisher, A. J., Bresick, G. F., & Weisner, C. M. (2010). Stress, substance use and sexual risk behaviors among primary care patients in Cape Town, South Africa. AIDS Behav, 14(2), 359-370. doi: 10.1007/s10461-009-9525-2

8. Bastien, S., Mason-Jones, A. J., De Koker, P., Mmbaga, E. J., Ross, D. A., & Mathews, C. (2012). Herpes simplex virus type 2 infection as a biomarker for sexual debut among young people in sub-Saharan Africa: a literature review. Int J STD AIDS, 23(11), 761-766. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2012.011433

9. Bhana, A., Petersen, I., Baillie, K. L., Flisher, A. J., & The Mhapp Research Programme, C. (2010). Implementing the World Health Report 2001 recommendations for integrating mental health into primary health care: a situation analysis of three African countries: Ghana, South Africa and Uganda. Int Rev Psychiatry, 22(6), 599-610. doi: 10.3109/09540261.2010.536152

10. Brandt, R., Ward, C. L., Dawes, A., & Flisher, A. J. (2005). Epidemiological measurement of children’s and adolescents’ exposure to community violence: working with the current state of the science. Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev, 8(4), 327-342. doi: 10.1007/s10567-005- 8811-4

11. Caldwell, L., Smith, E., Collins, L., Graham, J., Lai, M. H., Wegner, L. Vergnani, T., Mathews, C. Jacobs, J,. et.al. (2012). Translational research in South Africa: evaluating implementation quality using a factorial design. Journal of Research and practise in children’s services, 41, 119 - 136.

12. Caldwell, L., Younker, A., Wegner, L., Patrick, M., Vergnani, T.,Smith, E., & Flisher, A. (2008). Understanding Leisure-Related Program Effects by Using Process Data in the HealthWise South Africa Project. Journal of Park & Recreation Administration, 26(2):146-162.

13. Carney, T., Myers, B. J., Louw, J., Lombard, C., & Flisher, A. J. (2013). The relationship between substance use and delinquency among high-school students in Cape Town, South Africa. J Adolesc, 36(3), 447-455. doi: 10.1016/j.adolescence.2013.01.004

14. Chikobvu, P., Lombard, C. J., Flisher, A. J., King, G., Townsend, L., & Muller, M. (2009). Bias in a binary risk behaviour model subject to inconsistent reports and dropout in a South African high school cohort study. Stat Med, 28(3), 494-509. doi: 10.1002/sim.3482

15. Coffman, D. L., Smith, E. A., Flisher, A. J., & Caldwell, L. L. (2011). Effects of HealthWise South Africa on condom use self-efficacy. Prev Sci, 12(2), 162-172. doi: 10.1007/s11121-010-0196-z

16. Dawes, A., & Flisher, A. J. (2009). Children’s mental health in Afghanistan. Lancet, 374(9692), 766-767. doi: 10.1016/s0140- 6736(09)61501-4

17. De Koker, P., Mathews, C., Zuch, M., Bastien, S., & Mason- Jones, A. J. (2014). A systematic review of interventions for preventing adolescent intimate partner violence. J Adolesc Health, 54(1), 3-13. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.08.008

18. Fernander, A. F., Flisher, A. J., King, G., Noubary, F., Lombard, C., Price, M., & Chalton, D. (2006). Gender differences in depression and smoking among youth in Cape Town, South Africa. Ethn Dis, 16(1), 41-50.

19. Flisher, A. J., & Klepp, K. I. (2009). School-based HIV/AIDS prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 4-6. doi: 10.1177/1403494809105409

20. Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., Mukoma, W., & Lombard, C. J. (2006). Secular trends in risk behaviour of Cape Town grade 8 students. S Afr Med J, 96(9 Pt 2), 982-987.

21. Flisher, A. J., Myer, L., Merais, A., Lombard, C., & Reddy, P. (2007). Prevalence and correlates of partner violence among South African adolescents. J Child Psychol Psychiatry, 48(6), 619-627. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-7610.2007.01711.x

22. Flisher, A. J., Ward, C. L., Liang, H., Onya, H., Mlisa, N., Terblanche, S., Bhana, A., Parry, C. D., & Lombard, C. J. (2006). Injury- related behaviour among South African high-school students at six sites. S Afr Med J, 96(9), 825-830.

23. Flisher, A., Townsend, L., Chikobvu, P., Lombard, C., & King, G. (2010). Substance Use and Psychosocial Predictors of High School Dropout in Cape Town, South Africa. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 20(1), 237-255.

24. Gevers, A., Jewkes, R., & Mathews, C. (2013). What do young people think makes their relationships good? Factors associated with assessments of dating relationships in South Africa. Cult Health Sex, 15(9), 1011-1025. doi: 10.1080/13691058.2013.803295

25. Gevers, A., Jewkes, R., Mathews, C., & Flisher, A. (2012). ‘I think it’s about experiencing, like, life’: a qualitative exploration of contemporary adolescent intimate relationships in South Africa. Culture, Health & Sexuality, 14(10), 1125-1137. doi: 10.1080/13691058.2012.723752

26. Gilreath, T. D., Chaix, B., King, G., Matthews, S., & Flisher, A. J. (2012). Multi-level influence of school norms on tobacco use in South Africa: an ecometric consideration of group differences. Cancer Causes Control, 23 Suppl 1, 27-36. doi: 10.1007/s10552-012-9908-y

27. Hatherill, S., & Flisher, A. J. (2010). Delirium in children and adolescents: A systematic review of the literature. J Psychosom Res, 68(4), 337-344. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2009.10.011

28. Hatherill, S., Flisher, A. J., & Nassen, R. (2010). Delirium among children and adolescents in an urban sub-Saharan African setting. J Psychosom Res, 69(2), 187-192. doi: 10.1016/j. jpsychores.2010.01.011

29. Helleve, A., Flisher, A. J., Onya, H., Kaaya, S., Mukoma, W., Swai, C., & Klepp, K. I. (2009). Teachers’ confidence in teaching HIV/AIDS and sexuality in South African and Tanzanian schools. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 55-64. doi: 10.1177/1403494808095085

30. Helleve, A., Flisher, A. J., Onya, H., Mathews, C., Aaro, L. E., & Klepp, K. I. (2011). The association between students’ perceptions of a caring teacher and sexual initiation. A study among South African high school students. Health Educ Res, 26(5), 847-858. doi: 10.1093/ her/cyr031

31. Helleve, A., Flisher, A. J., Onya, H., Mukoma, W., & Klepp, K. I. (2009). South African teachers’ reflections on the impact of culture on their teaching of sexuality and HIV/AIDS. Cult Health Sex, 11(2), 189- 204. doi: 10.1080/13691050802562613

32. Jaspan, H. B., Berwick, J. R., Myer, L., Mathews, C., Flisher, A. J., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. G. (2006). Adolescent HIV prevalence, sexual risk, and willingness to participate in HIV vaccine trials. J Adolesc Health, 39(5), 642-648. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2006.05.016

33. Jaspan, H. B., Flisher, A. J., Myer, L., Mathews, C., Middelkoop, K., Mark, D., & Bekker, L. G. (2011). Sexual health, HIV risk, and retention in an adolescent HIV-prevention trial preparatory cohort. J Adolesc Health, 49(1), 42-46. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2010.10.009

34. Jaspan, H. B., Flisher, A. J., Myer, L., Mathews, C., Seebregts, C., Berwick, J. R. Wood, R., & Bekker, L. G. (2007). Brief report: methods for collecting sexual behaviour information from South African adolescents--a comparison of paper versus personal digital assistant questionnaires. J Adolesc, 30(2), 353-359. doi: 10.1016/j. adolescence.2006.11.002

35. Jaspan, H. B., Soka, N. F., Mathews, C., Flisher, A. J., Mark, D., Middelkoop, K., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. G. (2010). A qualitative assessment of perspectives on the inclusion of adolescents in HIV vaccine trials in South Africa. Int J STD AIDS, 21(3), 172-176. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2009.008484

36. Jaspan, H. B., Soka, N. F., Strode, A. E., Mathews, C., Mark, D., Flisher, A. J., Wood, R., & Bekker, L. G. (2008). Community perspectives on the ethical issues surrounding adolescent HIV vaccine trials in South Africa. Vaccine, 26(45), 5679-5683. doi: 10.1016/j. vaccine.2008.08.033

37. Jewkes, R., Cupp, P., Mathews, C., Gevers, A., & Russel, M. (2013). Illegal yet developmentally normative: a descriptive analysis of young, urban adolescents dating and sexual behaviour in Cape Town, South Africa. BMC international health and human rights, 13(1), 1-10.

38. Joska, J. A., Hoare, J., Stein, D. J., & Flisher, A. J. (2011). The neurobiology of HIV dementia: implications for practice in South Africa. Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg), 14(1), 17-22.

39. Kleintjes, S., Lund, C., & Flisher, A. J. (2010). A situational analysis of child and adolescent mental health services in Ghana, Uganda, South Africa and Zambia. Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg), 13(2), 132-139.

40. Lai, M. H., Graham, J. W., Smith, E. A., Caldwell, L. L., Bradley, S. A., Vergnani, T., Mathews, C., &. Wegner, L. (2013). Linking Life Skills and Norms With Adolescent Substance Use and Delinquency in South Africa. J Res Adolesc, 23(1), 128-137. doi: 10.1111/j.1532- 7795.2012.00801.x

41. Liang, H., Flisher, A. J., & Lombard, C. J. (2007). Bullying, violence, and risk behavior in South African school students. Child Abuse Negl, 31(2), 161-171. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2006.08.007

42. Lori-Ann P, Patrick, M. E., Gleeson, S. L., Caldwell, L. L., Smith, E. A., Wegner, L., & Flisher, A. J. (2010). Leisure constraints for adolescents in cape town, South Africa: A qualitative study. Leis. Sci. Leisure Sciences, 32(5), 434-452.

43. Lund, C., Boyce, G., Flisher, A. J., Kafaar, Z., & Dawes, A. (2009). Scaling up child and adolescent mental health services in South Africa: human resource requirements and costs. J Child Psychol Psychiatry, 50(9), 1121-1130. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-7610.2009.02078.x

44. Lund, C., Myer, L., Stein, D. J., Williams, D. R., & Flisher, A. J. (2013). Mental illness and lost income among adult South Africans. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol, 48(5), 845-851. doi: 10.1007/ s00127-012-0587-5

45. Mason-Jones, A. J., Crisp, C., Momberg, M., Koech, J., De Koker, P., & Mathews, C. (2012). A systematic review of the role of school- based healthcare in adolescent sexual, reproductive, and mental health. Syst Rev, 1, 49. doi: 10.1186/2046-4053-1-49

46. Mason-Jones, A. J., Flisher, A. J., & Mathews, C. (2011). Who are the peer educators? HIV prevention in South African schools. Health Educ Res, 26(3), 563-571. doi: 10.1093/her/cyq064

47. Mason-Jones, A. J., Mathews, C., & Flisher, A. J. (2011). Can peer education make a difference? Evaluation of a South African adolescent peer education program to promote sexual and reproductive health. AIDS Behav, 15(8), 1605-1611. doi: 10.1007/s10461-011-0012-1

48. Mason-Jones, A. J., Zuch, M., Mathews, C., & Henley, L. (2011). Changes to parental consent procedures in South Africa - implications for school-based adolescent sexual health research : correspondence. 101(8), 492-494. http://reference.sabinet.co.za/webx/access/ electronic_journals/m_samj/m_samj_v101_n8_a4.pdf

49. Mathews, C., Aaro, L. E., Flisher, A. J., Mukoma, W., Wubs, A. G., & Schaalma, H. (2009). Predictors of early first sexual intercourse among adolescents in Cape Town, South Africa. Health Educ Res, 24(1), 1-10. doi: 10.1093/her/cym079

50. Mathews, C., Aarø, L. E., Grimsrud, A., Flisher, A. J., Kaaya, S., Onya, H. Schaalma, H., Wubs, A., Mukoma, W., & Klepp, K. I. (2012). Effects of the SATZ teacher-led school HIV prevention programmes on adolescent sexual behaviour: cluster randomised controlled trials in three sub-Saharan African sites. International Health, 4(2), 111-122. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.inhe.2012.02.001

51. Mathews, C., Boon, H., Flisher, A. J., & Schaalma, H. P. (2006). Factors associated with teachers’ implementation of HIV/AIDS education in secondary schools in Cape Town, South Africa. AIDS Care, 18(4), 388-397. doi: 10.1080/09540120500498203

52. Mathews, C., Guttmacher, S. J., Flisher, A. J., Mtshizana, Y. Y., Nelson, T., McCarthy, J., & Daries, V. (2009). The quality of HIV testing services for adolescents in Cape Town, South Africa: do adolescent- friendly services make a difference? J Adolesc Health, 44(2), 188-190. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2008.05.009

53. McClinton Appollis T, Lund C, de Vries P, Mathews C. (in press) Adolescent and adult experiences of being surveyed about violence and abuse: a systematic review of harms, benefits and regrets. American Journal of Public Health.

54. Mertens, J. R., Flisher, A. J., Fleming, M. F., & Weisner, C. M. (2007). Medical conditions of adolescents in alcohol and drug treatment: comparison with matched controls. J Adolesc Health, 40(2), 173-179. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2006.09.021

55. Mertens, J. R., Flisher, A. J., Ward, C. L., Bresick, G. F., Sterling, S. A., & Weisner, C. M. (2009). Medical Conditions of Hazardous Drinkers and Drug Users in Primary Care Clinics in Cape Town, South Africa. J Drug Issues, 39(4).

56. Mlisa, L.N., Ward, C. L., Flisher, A. J., & Lombard, C. J. (2008). Bulllying at rural high schools in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: Prevalence, and risk and protective factors at school and in the family. J. Psychol. Afr. Journal of Psychology in Africa, 18(2), 261- 268.

57. Mpofu, E., Caldwell, L., Smith, E., Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., Wegner, L., & Vergnani, T. (2006). Rasch modeling of the structure of health risk behavior in South African adolescents. J Appl Meas, 7(3), 323-334.

58. Mukoma, W., Flisher, A. J., Ahmed, N., Jansen, S., Mathews, C., Klepp, K. I., & Schaalma, H. (2009). Process evaluation of a school- based HIV/AIDS intervention in South Africa. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 37-47. doi: 10.1177/1403494808090631

59. Mũkoma, W., Flisher, A. J., Helleve, A., Aarø, L. E., Mathews, C., Kaaya, S., & Klepp, K.-I. (2009). Development and test—retest reliability of a research instrument designed to evaluate school-based HIV/AIDS interventions in South Africa and Tanzania. Scand J Public Health, 37(2 suppl), 7-15.

60. Namisi, F. S., Flisher, A. J., Overland, S., Bastien, S., Onya, H., Kaaya, S., & Aaro, L. E. (2009). RETRACTION: Sociodemographic variations in communication on sexuality and HIV/AIDS with parents, family members and teachers among in-school adolescents: A multi- site study in Tanzania and South Africa. Scand J Public Health. doi: 10.1177/1403494807086986

61. Namisi, F. S., Flisher, A. J., Overland, S., Bastien, S., Onya, H., Kaaya, S., & Aaro, L. E. (2009). Sociodemographic variations in communication on sexuality and HIV/AIDS with parents, family members and teachers among in-school adolescents: a multi-site study in Tanzania and South Africa. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 65-74. doi: 10.1177/1403494808086986

62. Nsereko, J. R., Kizza, D., Kigozi, F., Ssebunnya, J., Ndyanabangi, S., Flisher, A. J., & Cooper, S. (2011). Stakeholder’s perceptions of help-seeking behaviour among people with mental health problems in Uganda. Int J Ment Health Syst, 5, 5. doi: 10.1186/1752-4458-5-5

63. Palen, L. A., Smith, E. A., Caldwell, L. L., Flisher, A. J., Wegner, L., & Vergnani, T. (2008). Inconsistent reports of sexual intercourse among South African high school students. J Adolesc Health, 42(3), 221-227. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2007.08.024

64. Palen, L. A., Smith, E. A., Flisher, A. J., Caldwell, L. L., & Mpofu, E. (2006). Substance use and sexual risk behavior among South African eighth grade students. J Adolesc Health, 39(5), 761-763. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2006.04.016

65. Parry, C. D., Pluddemann, A., Myers, B., Wechsberg, W. M., & Flisher, A. J. (2011). Methamphetamine use and sexual risk behaviour in Cape Town, South Africa: a review of data from 8 studies conducted between 2004 and 2007. Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg), 14(5), 372- 376. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajpsy.v14i5.4

66. Patel, V., Flisher, A. J., Hetrick, S., & McGorry, P. (2007). Mental health of young people: a global public-health challenge. Lancet, 369(9569), 1302-1313. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(07)60368-7

67. Patel, V., Flisher, A. J., Nikapota, A., & Malhotra, S. (2008). Promoting child and adolescent mental health in low and middle income countries. J Child Psychol Psychiatry, 49(3), 313-334. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-7610.2007.01824.x

68. Patrick, M.E., Collins, L. M., Smith, E., Caldwell, L., Flisher, A., & Wegner L. (2009). A prospective longitudinal model of substance use onset among South African adolescents. Subst. Use Misuse Substance Use and Misuse, 44(5), 647-662.

69. Petersen, I., Lund, C., Bhana, A., & Flisher, A. J. (2012). A task shifting approach to primary mental health care for adults in South Africa: human resource requirements and costs for rural settings. Health Policy Plan, 27(1), 42-51. doi: 10.1093/heapol/czr012

70. Petersen, I., Swartz, L., Bhana, A., & Flisher, A. J. (2010). Mental health promotion initiatives for children and youth in contexts of poverty: the case of South Africa. Health Promot Int, 25(3), 331-341. doi: 10.1093/heapro/daq026

71. Pluddemann, A., Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., Carney, T., & Lombard, C. (2008). Adolescent methamphetamine use and sexual risk behaviour in secondary school students in Cape Town, South Africa. Drug Alcohol Rev, 27(6), 687-692. doi: 10.1080/09595230802245253

72. Pluddemann, A., Flisher, A. J., McKetin, R., Parry, C., & Lombard, C. (2010). Methamphetamine use, aggressive behavior and other mental health issues among high-school students in Cape Town, South Africa. Drug Alcohol Depend, 109(1-3), 14-19. doi: 10.1016/j. drugalcdep.2009.11.021

73. Pluddemann, A., Morojele, N., Myers, B., Townsend, L., Lombard, C. J., Petersen Williams, P., Carney, T., & Nel E. (2014). The prevalence of risk for mental health problems among high school students in the Western Cape Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Psychology South African Journal of Psychology, 44(1), 30-35.

74. Protogerou, C., Flisher, A. J., Aarø, L. E., & Mathews, C. (2012). The theory of planned behaviour as a framework for predicting sexual risk behaviour in sub-Saharan African youth: A critical review. Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health, 24(1), 15-35. doi: 10.2989/17280583.2011.621067

75. Protogerou, C., Flisher, A. J., Wild, L. G., & Aarø, L. E. (2013). Predictors of condom use in South African university students: a prospective application of the theory of planned behavior. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43(S1), E23-E36. DOI: 10.1111/ jasp.12039

76. Protogerou, C., Flisher, A.J., & Wild, L.G. (in press). Factors shaping condom use among South African university students: A thematic analysis. Journal of Psychology in Africa.

77. Rothon, C., Stansfeld, S. A., Mathews, C., Kleinhans, A., Clark, C., Lund, C. & Flisher A.J. (2011). Reliability of self report questionnaires for epidemiological investigations of adolescent mental health in Cape Town, South Africa. Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health, 23(2), 119-128.

78. Russell, M., Cupp, P. K., Jewkes, R. K., Gevers, A., Mathews, C., LeFleur-Bellerose, C., & Small, J. (2014). Intimate partner violence among adolescents in Cape Town, South Africa. Prev Sci, 15(3), 283- 295. doi: 10.1007/s11121-013-0405-7

79. Saban, A., & Flisher, A. J. (2010). The association between psychopathology and substance use in young people: a review of the literature. J Psychoactive Drugs, 42(1), 37-47. doi: 10.1080/02791072.2010.10399784

80. Saban, A., Flisher, A. J., Grimsrud, A., Morojele, N., London, L., Williams, D. R., & Stein, D. J. (2014). The association between substance use and common mental disorders in young adults: results from the South African Stress and Health (SASH) Survey. Pan Afr Med J, 17 Suppl 1, 11. doi: 10.11694/pamj.supp.2014.17.1.3328

81. Schaalma, H., Aaro, L. E., Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., Kaaya, S., Onya, H. Ragnarson, A., & Klepp, K. I. (2009). Correlates of intention to use condoms among Sub-Saharan African youth: the applicability of the theory of planned behaviour. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 87-91. doi: 10.1177/1403494808090632

82. Seebregts, C. J., Zwarenstein, M. F., Mathews, C., Fairall, L., Flisher, A. J., Seebregts, C. Mukoma, W., & Klepp, K.-I. (2009). Handheld computers for survey and trial data collection in resource- poor settings: development and evaluation of PDACT, a Palm Pilot interviewing system. International Journal of Medical Informatics.

83. Selikow, T. A., Ahmed, N., Flisher, A. J., Mathews, C., & Mukoma, W. (2009). I am not “umqwayito’’: a qualitative study of peer pressure and sexual risk behaviour among young adolescents in Cape Town, South Africa. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 107-112. doi: 10.1177/1403494809103903

84. Sharp, E., Coffman, D., Caldwell, L., Smith, E., Wegner, L., Vergnani, T., & Mathews, C. (2011). Predicting substance use behavior among South African adolescents: The role of leisure experiences across time. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 35(4), 343-351.

85. Skeen, S., Kleintjes, S., Lund, C., Petersen, I., Bhana, A., Flisher, A. J., The Mental, Health Poverty Research Programme, C. (2010). ‘Mental health is everybody’s business’: roles for an intersectoral approach in South Africa. Int Rev Psychiatry, 22(6), 611-623. doi: 10.3109/09540261.2010.535510

86. Skeen, S., Lund, C., Kleintjes, S., & Flisher, A. (2010). Meeting the millennium development goals in Sub-saharan Africa: what about mental health? Int Rev Psychiatry, 22(6), 624-631. doi: 10.3109/09540261.2010.535509

87. Smith, E. A., Palen, L. A., Caldwell, L. L., Flisher, A. J., Graham, J. W., Mathews, C., Wegner, L., & Vergnani, T. (2008). Substance use and sexual risk prevention in Cape Town, South Africa: an evaluation of the HealthWise program. Prev Sci, 9(4), 311-321. doi: 10.1007/s11121- 008-0103-z

88. Soomar, J. N., Flisher, A. J., & Mathews, C. (2009). Sexual coercion and adolescent risk behaviour: a systematic literature review. Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health, 21(2), 103-126.

89. Sorsdahl, K., Flisher, A. J., Ward, C., Mertens, J., Bresick, G., Sterling, S., & Weisner, C. (2010). The time is now: missed opportunities to address patient needs in community clinics in Cape Town, South Africa. Trop Med Int Health, 15(10), 1218-1226. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02606.x

90. Sorsdahl, K., Stein, D. J., & Flisher, A. J. (2013). Predicting referral practices of traditional healers of their patients with a mental illness: an application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour. Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg), 16(1), 35-40. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajpsy. v16i1.6

91. Tibbits, M. K., Smith, E. A., Caldwell, L. L., & Flisher, A. J. (2011). Impact of HealthWise South Africa on polydrug use and high-risk sexual behavior. Health Educ Res, 26(4), 653-663. doi: 10.1093/her/ cyr024

92. Townsend, L., Flisher, A. J., Gilreath, T., & King, G. (2006). A systematic literature review of tobacco use among adults 15 years and older in sub-Saharan Africa. Drug Alcohol Depend, 84(1), 14-27. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2005.12.008

93. Townsend, L., Flisher, A. J., Gilreath, T., & King, G. (2006). A systematic review of tobacco use among sub-Saharan African youth. Journal of Substance Use, 11(4), 245-269. doi: doi:10.1080/14659890500420004

94. Townsend, L., Flisher, A. J., & King, G. (2007). A systematic review of the relationship between high school dropout and substance use. Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev, 10(4), 295-317. doi: 10.1007/ s10567-007-0023-7

95. Townsend, L., Waterhouse, S., & Nomdo, C. (2014). Court support workers speak out - upholding children’s rights in the criminal justice system. (48), 75-88. http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/sacq.v48i1.7

96. Townsend, L. D. A. (2007). Intentions to Care for Children Orphaned by HIV/AIDS: A Test of the Theory of Planned Behavior. JASP Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 37(4), 822-843.

97. Townsend, L., Flisher, A. J., Chikobvu, P., Lombard, C., & King, G. (2008). The relationship between bullying behaviours and high school dropout in Cape Town, South Africa. South African Journal of Psychology, 38(1), 21-32.

98. Ward, C. L., Mertens, J. R., Flisher, A. J., Bresick, G. F., Sterling, S. A., Little, F., & Weisner, C. M. (2008). Prevalence and correlates of substance use among South African primary care clinic patients. Subst Use Misuse, 43(10), 1395-1410. doi: 10.1080/10826080801922744

99. Wechsberg, W. M., Jones, H. E., Zule, W. A., Myers, B. J., Browne, F. A., Kaufman, M. R., Luseno, W., Flisher, A. J., & Parry, C. D. (2010). Methamphetamine (“tik”) use and its association with condom use among out-of-school females in Cape Town, South Africa. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse, 36(4), 208-213. doi: 10.3109/00952990.2010.493592

100. Wegner, L. (2011). Through the lens of a peer: understanding leisure boredom and risk behaviour in adolescence. South African Journal of Occupational Therapy, 41(1), 18-24.

101. Wegner, L., Flisher, A. J., Caldwell, L. L., Vergnani, T., & Smith, E. A. (2008). Healthwise South Africa: cultural adaptation of a school- based risk prevention programme. Health Educ Res, 23(6), 1085- 1096. doi: 10.1093/her/cym064

102. Wegner, L., Flisher, A. J., Chikobvu, P., Lombard, C., & King, G. (2008). Leisure boredom and high school dropout in Cape Town, South Africa. J Adolesc, 31(3), 421-431. doi: 10.1016/j. adolescence.2007.09.004

103. Wegner, L., Flisher, A. J., Caldwell, L. L., Vergnani, T., & Smith, E. A. (2008). Healthwise South Africa: cultural adaptation of a school- based risk prevention programme. Health Educ Res, 23(6), 1085- 1096.

104. Wegner, L., Flisher. A. J. (2009). Leisure boredom and adolescent risk behaviour: a systematic literature review. Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health, 21(1), 1-28.

105. Wild, L. G., Flisher, A. J., & Lombard, C. F. (2010). Sexual Behaviour of High School Students in Two Rural South African Communities. Journal of Psychology in Africa, 20(1), 35-41. doi: 10.1080/14330237.2010.10820340

106. Wild, L. G., Flisher, A. J., & Robertson, B. A. (2013). Risk and Resilience in Orphaned Adolescents Living in a Community Affected by AIDS. Youth & Society, 45(1), 140-162.

107. Wubs, A. G., Aaro, L. E., Flisher, A. J., Bastien, S., Onya, H. E., Kaaya, S., & Mathews, C. (2009). Dating violence among school students in Tanzania and South Africa: prevalence and socio- demographic variations. Scand J Public Health, 37 Suppl 2, 75-86. doi: 10.1177/1403494808091343

108. Zuch, M., Mason-Jones, A., Mathews, C., & Henley, L. (2012). Changes to the law on consent in South Africa: implications for school-based adolescent sexual and reproductive health research. BMC international health and human rights, 12:3.

109. Zuch, M., Mathews, C., De Koker, P., Mtshizana, Y. & Mason- Jones, A. (2013). Evaluation of a Photovoice Pilot Project for School Safety in South Africa. 10.7721 Children Youth and Environments, 23(1), 180-197.