Shochet, I. M., Dadds, M. R., Holland, D., Whitefield, K., Harnett, P. H., & Osgarby, S. M. (2001). The efficacy of a universal school-based program to prevent adolescent depression. Journal of Clinical Child Psychology, 30, 303-315. This paper describes the initial trial of RAP-A as a universal intervention.
Shochet, I. M., Montague, R., Smith, C. L., & Dadds, M. R. (2014). A qualitative investigation of adolescents’ perceived mechanisms of change from a universal school-based depression prevention program. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 11(5), 5541-5554. This article describes a qualitative analysis of students’ beliefs about what they gained from an evidence-based depression prevention intervention, the Resourceful Adolescent Program
Merry, S., McDowell, H., Wild, C. J., et al. (2004). A randomized placebo-controlled trial of a school-based depression prevention program. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 43, 538-547. This article describes a randomised placebo-controlled trial of RAP.
Rivet-Duval, E., Heriot, S., & Hunt, C. (2011). Preventing adolescent depression in Mauritius: A universal school-based program. Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 16 (2) 86–91.
Shochet I.M., Dadds M.R., Ham D. & Montague R. (2006). School connectedness is an underemphasized parameter in adolescent mental health: Results of a community prediction study. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 35 (2), 170–179.
Shochet, I.M., Smyth, T. & Homel, R. (2007). The impact of parental attachment on adolescent perception of the school environment and school connectedness. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 28 (2), 109-118.
Shochet, I.M., Homel, R., Cockshaw, W.D. & Montgomery, D.T. (2008). How do school connectedness and attachment to parents interrelate in predicting adolescent depressive symptoms? Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 37 (3), 676-681.
Shochet, I., Wurfl A., & Hoge, R. (2004). The Resourceful Adolescent Programs: Working with teenagers in Queensland, Australia. In Mental Health Promotion: Case Studies from Countries”. A joint publication of the World Federation for Mental Health and the World Health Organisation.
Shochet, I., & Ham, D. (2004). Universal school-based approaches to preventing adolescent depression: Past findings and future firections of the Resourceful Adolescent Program. International Journal of Mental Health Promotion, 6(3), 17-25.
Pineda, J. & Dadds, M. R. (2013). Family intervention for adolescents with suicidal behavior: A randomized controlled trial and mediation analysis. Journal Of The American Academy Of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 52(8), 851-862. This article describes a randomised controlled trial of the RAP Parent Program (RAP-P) with families of suicidal adolescents.