Publications and resources

Final volume

Hagell A Changing Adolescence: Social Trends and Mental Health, Bristol: Policy Press 



Briefing papers published by the Nuffield Foundation

Changing Adolescence: Introducing the final report, Ann Hagell, Nuffield Foundation 2012 (PDF)

Time Trends in Adolescent Well-being: Update December 2009, Ann Hagell, Nuffield Foundation 2009 (PDF)

Time trends in parenting and outcomes for young people, Ann Hagell, Nuffield Foundation 2009 (PDF)

Time trends in adolescent well-being, Ann Hagell, Nuffield Foundation 2004 (PDF)




Journal articles, books and other resources

Symonds J, Hagell A, 'Adolescents and the organisation of their school time: a review of changes over recent decades in England', Educational Review, Volume 63, Issue 3, 2011

Schepman et al, Do changes in parent mental health explain trends in youth emotional problems’, Social Science & Medicine, Volume 73, Issue 2, July 2011

Gray, J et al, The Supportive School, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, October 2011

Collisaw S, Gardner F, Maughan B, Scott J, Pickles A (2011). Do historical changes in parent-child relationships explain increases in youth conduct problems? J. Abnorm. Child Psychol

Collishaw S, Maughan B, Natarajan L, Pickles A (2010) 'Trends in adolescent emotional problems in England: a comparison of two national cohorts twenty years apart'J Child Psychol Psychiatry , Volume 51 , 8, pp.885-894 

McLaughlin C, Clarke B, 'Relational matters: A review of the impact of school experience on mental health in early adolescence', Educational & Child Psychology Vol. 27 No 1, 2010

Collishaw S. (2009) 'Trends in Adolescent Depression: A Review of the Evidence.' ACAMH Occasional Papers No 28, pp 7-18 

Gardner F, Collishaw S, Maughan B, Scott J (2009) 'Has parenting changed over recent decades? Can changes in parenting explain the rise in adolescent problem behaviour?'

Please note this is a working paper and is undergoing revision. It is not for citation in current form.

Maughan B, Collishaw S, Metzer H and Goodman R (2008) 'Recent trends in UK child and adolescent mental health'. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 43(4):305-10

Collishaw S, Goodman R, Pickles A and Maughan B (2007) 'Modelling the contribution of changes in family life to time trends in adolescents conduct problems.' Soc Sci Med. 65: 2576-87

Constantine R, Natarajan L and Collishaw S (2007) 'Testing causes of time trends in adolescent mental health': YouthTrends technical report. London: National Centre for Social Research

Collishaw S, Pickles A, Natarajan L and Maughan B (2007) '20-year trends in depression and anxiety in England'. Poster paper presented at the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Conference, London, 21 June 2007  

Maughan B, Iervolino AC, Collishaw S (2005) 'Time trends in child and adolescent mental disorders.' Curr Opin Psychiatry. 18: 381-5 

Collishaw S, Maughan B, Goodman R and Pickles A (2004) 'Time trends in adolescent mental health'. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 45(8):1350-62

Background information

Adolescent Mental Health Initiative, a leaflet giving an overview of the programme and the six commissioned research reviews 

Download leaflet (PDF)