Journal article

Youth partnerships in suicide prevention research: A failed investigator survey

Eleanor Bailey, Zoe Teh, Caitlin Bleeker, Magenta Simmons, Jo Robinson

EARLY INTERVENTION IN PSYCHIATRY | WILEY | Published : 2020

Abstract

AIM: Youth suicide research stands to benefit from involving young people with lived experience as research partners; however, there may be a number of barriers to doing this successfully. The aim of this study was to identify the extent to which international youth suicide prevention researchers actively partner with young people in intervention research design, and to explore the barriers, facilitators and benefits to such engagement. METHODS: Ninety-seven eligible researchers were identified using a systematic literature search and invited via email to participate in an online questionnaire. RESULTS: Only 17 participants (17.5%) at least partially completed the questionnaire, and minimal ..

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