Associate Professor Cath Chapman

Principal Research Fellow, Sydney Medical School / The Matilda Centre


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Selected grants

2019

  • Strong and Deadly Futures: A cluster randomised controlled trial of a computerised school-based alcohol and drug prevention program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students; Stapinski L, Newton N, Snijder M, Doyle M, Champion K, Chapman C; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2017

  • Healthy Lifestyles An innovative implementation model for online interventions to prevent common and emerging risk factors for chronic disease in young Australians; Teesson M, Newton N, Kay-Lambkin F, Champion K, Chapman C, Shoesmith L, Slade T, Mills K, Sunderland M, Bauer J, Parmenter B, Spring B, Lubans D, Allsop S, Hides L, McBride N; Paul Ramsay Foundation/Research Grant.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Marel, C., Sunderland, M., Mills, K., Slade, T., Teesson, M., Chapman, C. (2019). Conditional probabilities of substance use disorders and associated risk factors: Progression from first use to use disorder on alcohol, cannabis, stimulants, sedatives and opioids. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 194, 136-142. [More Information]
  • Birrell, L., Deen, H., Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Teesson, M., Chapman, C. (2018). A Mobile App to Provide Evidence-Based Information About Crystal Methamphetamine (Ice) to the Community (Cracks in the Ice): Co-Design and Beta Testing. JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 6(12), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Chapman, C., Newton, N., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Nagle, J., Teesson, M. (2018). A web-based toolkit to provide evidence-based resources about crystal methamphetamine for the australian community: Collaborative development of cracks in the ice. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 5(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Thornton, L., Chapman, C., Leidl, D., Conroy, C., Teesson, M., Slade, T., Koning, I., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Newton, N. (2018). Climate schools plus: An online, combined student and parent, universal drug prevention program. Internet Interventions, 12, 36-45. [More Information]
  • Stapinski, L., Reda, B., Newton, N., Lawler, S., Rodriguez, D., Chapman, C., Teesson, M. (2018). Development and evaluation of 'Pure Rush': An online serious game for drug education. Drug and Alcohol Review, 37, S420-S428. [More Information]
  • Birrell, L., Newton, N., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Mewton, L., McBride, N., Hides, L., Chatterton, M., Allsop, S., Healy, A., et al (2018). Evaluating the Long-Term Effectiveness of School-Based Depression, Anxiety, and Substance Use Prevention Into Young Adulthood: Protocol for the Climate School Combined Study. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(11), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Chapman, C., Slade, T., Conroy, C., Thornton, L., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Teesson, M. (2018). Internet-based universal prevention for students and parents to prevent alcohol and cannabis use among adolescents: Protocol for the randomized controlled trial of climate schools plus. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(8), 1-16. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Slade, T., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Chapman, C., Smout, A., Lawler, S., Mather, M., Castellanos-Ryan, N., et al (2018). Pathways to prevention: Protocol for the CAP (Climate and Preventure) study to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of school-based universal, selective and combined alcohol misuse prevention into early adulthood. BMC Public Health, 18(1), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Champion, K., Birrell, L., Deen, H., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Newton, N., Teesson, M. (2018). Smartphone Apps About Crystal Methamphetamine (Ice"): Systematic Search in App Stores and Assessment of Composition and Quality". JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 6(11), 1-20. [More Information]
  • Snijder, M., Stapinski, L., Lees, B., Newton, N., Champion, K., Chapman, C., Ward, J., Teesson, M. (2018). Substance use prevention programs for indigenous adolescents in the United States of America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand: Protocol for a systematic review. JMIR Research Protocols, 20(2), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Pocuca, N., Hides, L., Quinn, C., White, M., Mewton, L., Newton, N., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Andrews, G., Teesson, M., et al (2018). The interactive effects of personality profiles and perceived peer drinking on early adolescent drinking. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 32(2), 230-236. [More Information]
  • Mewton, L., Visontay, R., Chapman, C., Newton, N., Slade, T., Kay-Lambkin, F., Teesson, M. (2018). Universal prevention of alcohol and drug use: An overview of reviews in an Australian context. Drug and Alcohol Review, 37(S1), S435-S469. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Champion, K., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2017). A systematic review of combined student- and parent-based programs to prevent alcohol and other drug use among adolescents. Drug and Alcohol Review, 36(3), 337-351. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Slade, T., Swift, W., Keyes, K., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2017). Evidence for sex convergence in prevalence of cannabis use: A systematic review and meta-regression. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 78(3), 344-352. [More Information]
  • Werner-Seidler, A., Afzali, M., Chapman, C., Sunderland, M., Slade, T. (2017). The relationship between social support networks and depression in the 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Well-being. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 52(12), 1463-1473. [More Information]
  • Slade, T., Chapman, C., Swift, W., Keyes, K., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2016). Birth cohort trends in the global epidemiology of alcohol use and alcohol-related harms in men and women: Systematic review and metaregression. BMJ Open, 6(10). [More Information]
  • Carragher, N., Sunderland, M., Batterham, P., Calear, A., Elhai, J., Chapman, C., Mills, K. (2016). Discriminant validity and gender differences in DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms. Journal of Affective Disorders, 190, 56-67. [More Information]
  • Mewton, L., Kessler, R., Slade, T., Hobbs, M., Brownhill, L., Birrell, L., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M., Newton, N., Chapman, C., et al (2016). The psychometric properties of the kessler psychological distress scale (K6) in a general population sample of adolescents. Psychological Assessment, 28(10), 1232-1242. [More Information]
  • Sunderland, M., Carragher, N., Chapman, C., Mills, K., Teesson, M., Lockwood, E., Forbes, D., Slade, T. (2016). The shared and specific relationships between exposure to potentially traumatic events and transdiagnostic dimensions of psychopathology. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 38, 102-109. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Slade, T., Hunt, C., Teesson, M. (2015). Delay to first treatment contact for alcohol use disorder. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 147, 116-121. [More Information]
  • Slade, T., McEvoy, P., Chapman, C., Grove, R., Teesson, M. (2015). Onset and temporal sequencing of lifetime anxiety, mood and substance use disorders in the general population. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 24(1), 45-53. [More Information]
  • Teesson, M., Newton, N., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Allsop, S., Hides, L., McBride, N., Mewton, L., Tonks, Z., Birrell, L., et al (2014). The CLIMATE schools combined study: A cluster randomised controlled trial of a universal Internet-based prevention program for youth substance misuse, depression and anxiety. BMC Psychiatry, 14(1). [More Information]
  • Forbes, D., Lockwood, E., Phelps, A., Wade, D., Creamer, M., Bryant, R., McFarlane, A., Silove, D., Rees, S., Chapman, C., et al (2014). Trauma at the hands of another: Distinguishing PTSD patterns following intimate and nonintimate interpersonal and noninterpersonal trauma in a nationally representative sample. Journal Of Clinical Psychiatry, 75(2), 147-153. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Mills, K., Slade, T., McFarlane, A., Bryant, R., Creamer, M., Silove, D., Teeson, M. (2012). Remission from post-traumatic stress disorder in the general population. Psychological Medicine, 42(8), 1695-1703. [More Information]
  • Thompson, A., Issakidis, C., Hunt, C. (2008). Delay to Seek Treatment for Anxiety and Mood Disorders in an Australian Clinical Sample. Behaviour Change, 25(2), 71-84. [More Information]
  • Issakidis, C., Sanderson, K., Corry, J., Andrews, G., Lapsley, H. (2004). Modelling the population cost-effectiveness of current and evidence-based optimal treatment for anxiety disorders. Psychological Medicine, 34(1), 19-35. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Andrews, G. (2004). Pretreatment attrition and dropout in an outpatient clinic for anxiety disorders. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 109(6), 426-433. [More Information]
  • Andrews, G., Issakidis, C., Sanderson, K., Corry, J., Lapsley, H. (2004). Utilising survey data to inform public policy: Comparison of the cost-effectiveness of treatment of ten mental disorders. British Journal of Psychiatry, 184(JUNE), 526-533. [More Information]
  • Thompson, A., Hunt, C., Issakidis, C. (2004). Why Wait? Reasons For Delay And Prompts To Seek Help For Mental Health Problems In An Australian Clinical Sample. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 39(10), 810-817. [More Information]
  • Carr, V., Johnston, P., Lewin, T., Rajkumar, S., Carter, G., Chapman, C. (2003). Patterns of service use among persons with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. Psychiatric Services, 54(2), 226-235. [More Information]
  • Lampe, L., Slade, T., Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2003). Social phobia in the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being (NSMHWB). Psychological Medicine, 33(4), 637-646. [More Information]
  • Andrews, G., Slade, T., Issakidis, C. (2002). Deconstructing current comorbidity: Data from the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being. British Journal of Psychiatry, 181(OCT.), 306-314. [More Information]
  • Hunt, C., Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2002). DSM-IV generalized anxiety disorder in the Australian National Survey of mental health and well-being. Psychological Medicine, 32, 649-659. [More Information]
  • Hickie, I., Davenport, T., Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2002). Neurasthenia: prevalence, disability and health care characteristics in the Australian community. British Journal of Psychiatry, 181, 56-61. [More Information]
  • Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2002). Service utilisation for anxiety in an Australian community sample. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 37(4), 153-163. [More Information]
  • Andrews, G., Issakidis, C., Carter, G. (2001). Shortfall in mental health service utilisation. British Journal of Psychiatry, 179(NOV.), 417-425. [More Information]
  • Andrews, G., Sanderson, K., Slade, T., Issakidis, C. (2000). Why does the burden of disease persist? Relating the burden of anxiety and depression to effectiveness of treatment. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 78(4), 446-454.
  • Andrews, G., Anstey, K., Brodaty, H., Chapman, C., Luscombe, G. (1999). Recall of depressive episode 25 years previously. Psychological Medicine, 29(4), 787-791. [More Information]

2019

  • Marel, C., Sunderland, M., Mills, K., Slade, T., Teesson, M., Chapman, C. (2019). Conditional probabilities of substance use disorders and associated risk factors: Progression from first use to use disorder on alcohol, cannabis, stimulants, sedatives and opioids. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 194, 136-142. [More Information]

2018

  • Birrell, L., Deen, H., Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Teesson, M., Chapman, C. (2018). A Mobile App to Provide Evidence-Based Information About Crystal Methamphetamine (Ice) to the Community (Cracks in the Ice): Co-Design and Beta Testing. JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 6(12), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Chapman, C., Newton, N., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Nagle, J., Teesson, M. (2018). A web-based toolkit to provide evidence-based resources about crystal methamphetamine for the australian community: Collaborative development of cracks in the ice. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 5(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Thornton, L., Chapman, C., Leidl, D., Conroy, C., Teesson, M., Slade, T., Koning, I., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Newton, N. (2018). Climate schools plus: An online, combined student and parent, universal drug prevention program. Internet Interventions, 12, 36-45. [More Information]
  • Stapinski, L., Reda, B., Newton, N., Lawler, S., Rodriguez, D., Chapman, C., Teesson, M. (2018). Development and evaluation of 'Pure Rush': An online serious game for drug education. Drug and Alcohol Review, 37, S420-S428. [More Information]
  • Birrell, L., Newton, N., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Mewton, L., McBride, N., Hides, L., Chatterton, M., Allsop, S., Healy, A., et al (2018). Evaluating the Long-Term Effectiveness of School-Based Depression, Anxiety, and Substance Use Prevention Into Young Adulthood: Protocol for the Climate School Combined Study. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(11), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Chapman, C., Slade, T., Conroy, C., Thornton, L., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Teesson, M. (2018). Internet-based universal prevention for students and parents to prevent alcohol and cannabis use among adolescents: Protocol for the randomized controlled trial of climate schools plus. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(8), 1-16. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Slade, T., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Chapman, C., Smout, A., Lawler, S., Mather, M., Castellanos-Ryan, N., et al (2018). Pathways to prevention: Protocol for the CAP (Climate and Preventure) study to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of school-based universal, selective and combined alcohol misuse prevention into early adulthood. BMC Public Health, 18(1), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Champion, K., Birrell, L., Deen, H., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Newton, N., Teesson, M. (2018). Smartphone Apps About Crystal Methamphetamine (Ice"): Systematic Search in App Stores and Assessment of Composition and Quality". JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 6(11), 1-20. [More Information]
  • Snijder, M., Stapinski, L., Lees, B., Newton, N., Champion, K., Chapman, C., Ward, J., Teesson, M. (2018). Substance use prevention programs for indigenous adolescents in the United States of America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand: Protocol for a systematic review. JMIR Research Protocols, 20(2), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Pocuca, N., Hides, L., Quinn, C., White, M., Mewton, L., Newton, N., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Andrews, G., Teesson, M., et al (2018). The interactive effects of personality profiles and perceived peer drinking on early adolescent drinking. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 32(2), 230-236. [More Information]
  • Mewton, L., Visontay, R., Chapman, C., Newton, N., Slade, T., Kay-Lambkin, F., Teesson, M. (2018). Universal prevention of alcohol and drug use: An overview of reviews in an Australian context. Drug and Alcohol Review, 37(S1), S435-S469. [More Information]

2017

  • Newton, N., Champion, K., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2017). A systematic review of combined student- and parent-based programs to prevent alcohol and other drug use among adolescents. Drug and Alcohol Review, 36(3), 337-351. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Slade, T., Swift, W., Keyes, K., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2017). Evidence for sex convergence in prevalence of cannabis use: A systematic review and meta-regression. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 78(3), 344-352. [More Information]
  • Werner-Seidler, A., Afzali, M., Chapman, C., Sunderland, M., Slade, T. (2017). The relationship between social support networks and depression in the 2007 National Survey of Mental Health and Well-being. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 52(12), 1463-1473. [More Information]

2016

  • Slade, T., Chapman, C., Swift, W., Keyes, K., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2016). Birth cohort trends in the global epidemiology of alcohol use and alcohol-related harms in men and women: Systematic review and metaregression. BMJ Open, 6(10). [More Information]
  • Carragher, N., Sunderland, M., Batterham, P., Calear, A., Elhai, J., Chapman, C., Mills, K. (2016). Discriminant validity and gender differences in DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms. Journal of Affective Disorders, 190, 56-67. [More Information]
  • Mewton, L., Kessler, R., Slade, T., Hobbs, M., Brownhill, L., Birrell, L., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M., Newton, N., Chapman, C., et al (2016). The psychometric properties of the kessler psychological distress scale (K6) in a general population sample of adolescents. Psychological Assessment, 28(10), 1232-1242. [More Information]
  • Sunderland, M., Carragher, N., Chapman, C., Mills, K., Teesson, M., Lockwood, E., Forbes, D., Slade, T. (2016). The shared and specific relationships between exposure to potentially traumatic events and transdiagnostic dimensions of psychopathology. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 38, 102-109. [More Information]

2015

  • Chapman, C., Slade, T., Hunt, C., Teesson, M. (2015). Delay to first treatment contact for alcohol use disorder. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 147, 116-121. [More Information]
  • Slade, T., McEvoy, P., Chapman, C., Grove, R., Teesson, M. (2015). Onset and temporal sequencing of lifetime anxiety, mood and substance use disorders in the general population. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 24(1), 45-53. [More Information]

2014

  • Teesson, M., Newton, N., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Allsop, S., Hides, L., McBride, N., Mewton, L., Tonks, Z., Birrell, L., et al (2014). The CLIMATE schools combined study: A cluster randomised controlled trial of a universal Internet-based prevention program for youth substance misuse, depression and anxiety. BMC Psychiatry, 14(1). [More Information]
  • Forbes, D., Lockwood, E., Phelps, A., Wade, D., Creamer, M., Bryant, R., McFarlane, A., Silove, D., Rees, S., Chapman, C., et al (2014). Trauma at the hands of another: Distinguishing PTSD patterns following intimate and nonintimate interpersonal and noninterpersonal trauma in a nationally representative sample. Journal Of Clinical Psychiatry, 75(2), 147-153. [More Information]

2012

  • Chapman, C., Mills, K., Slade, T., McFarlane, A., Bryant, R., Creamer, M., Silove, D., Teeson, M. (2012). Remission from post-traumatic stress disorder in the general population. Psychological Medicine, 42(8), 1695-1703. [More Information]

2008

  • Thompson, A., Issakidis, C., Hunt, C. (2008). Delay to Seek Treatment for Anxiety and Mood Disorders in an Australian Clinical Sample. Behaviour Change, 25(2), 71-84. [More Information]

2004

  • Issakidis, C., Sanderson, K., Corry, J., Andrews, G., Lapsley, H. (2004). Modelling the population cost-effectiveness of current and evidence-based optimal treatment for anxiety disorders. Psychological Medicine, 34(1), 19-35. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Andrews, G. (2004). Pretreatment attrition and dropout in an outpatient clinic for anxiety disorders. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 109(6), 426-433. [More Information]
  • Andrews, G., Issakidis, C., Sanderson, K., Corry, J., Lapsley, H. (2004). Utilising survey data to inform public policy: Comparison of the cost-effectiveness of treatment of ten mental disorders. British Journal of Psychiatry, 184(JUNE), 526-533. [More Information]
  • Thompson, A., Hunt, C., Issakidis, C. (2004). Why Wait? Reasons For Delay And Prompts To Seek Help For Mental Health Problems In An Australian Clinical Sample. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 39(10), 810-817. [More Information]

2003

  • Carr, V., Johnston, P., Lewin, T., Rajkumar, S., Carter, G., Chapman, C. (2003). Patterns of service use among persons with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. Psychiatric Services, 54(2), 226-235. [More Information]
  • Lampe, L., Slade, T., Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2003). Social phobia in the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being (NSMHWB). Psychological Medicine, 33(4), 637-646. [More Information]

2002

  • Andrews, G., Slade, T., Issakidis, C. (2002). Deconstructing current comorbidity: Data from the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Well-Being. British Journal of Psychiatry, 181(OCT.), 306-314. [More Information]
  • Hunt, C., Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2002). DSM-IV generalized anxiety disorder in the Australian National Survey of mental health and well-being. Psychological Medicine, 32, 649-659. [More Information]
  • Hickie, I., Davenport, T., Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2002). Neurasthenia: prevalence, disability and health care characteristics in the Australian community. British Journal of Psychiatry, 181, 56-61. [More Information]
  • Issakidis, C., Andrews, G. (2002). Service utilisation for anxiety in an Australian community sample. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 37(4), 153-163. [More Information]

2001

  • Andrews, G., Issakidis, C., Carter, G. (2001). Shortfall in mental health service utilisation. British Journal of Psychiatry, 179(NOV.), 417-425. [More Information]

2000

  • Andrews, G., Sanderson, K., Slade, T., Issakidis, C. (2000). Why does the burden of disease persist? Relating the burden of anxiety and depression to effectiveness of treatment. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 78(4), 446-454.

1999

  • Andrews, G., Anstey, K., Brodaty, H., Chapman, C., Luscombe, G. (1999). Recall of depressive episode 25 years previously. Psychological Medicine, 29(4), 787-791. [More Information]

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