Association between mental health disorders and patterns of education in children & young people
This project will explore associations between mental health disorders and poor school outcomes using linked routinely collected health and education datasets of the Welsh population.
Mental health and self harming behaviours of prisoners in Wales
This project aims to investigate mental health and self-harming behaviours among prisoners in Wales.
Extending opportunities for prevention of suicide
This project will link dispensing data to the Welsh Suicide Information Database (SID-Cymru) to examine patterns of prescription and dispensing among people who died by suicide.
Exploring associations between mental health disorders and patterns of education
The aim of this study is to explore educational attainment, levels of school absenteeism and exclusion in Welsh children and young people diagnosed with mental health disorders and/or alcohol and drug misuse.
Exploring the impact of the Welsh school-based counselling strategy
This is an e-cohort study of trends in the incidence of recorded depression and anxiety diagnoses and symptoms and antidepressant/anxiolytic prescriptions in children and young people in schools across Wales.
Access to dental and orthodontic services in Northern Ireland after policy change
This project will link and analyse the 2011 Census with the Dental Reimbursement Database from Business Services Organisation (BSO) for Northern Ireland to allow policymakers to understand the impact or lack thereof of dental healthcare policy versus its intended impact and utility.
Mental health and self-harming behaviours in university students: Risk factors and trajectories
This is a unique study exploring mental health conditions and self-harm among university students in Wales. The study aims to fill the gap in what we know about students’ mental health.
Violence-related incidents and underlying vulnerability
This research will explore how factors like mental health conditions, drug use and alcohol relate to incidents of violence and related demands for public services in Scotland.
Illegal drug consignments
This research aims to explore the illegal drugs supply in Scottish communities (particularly by post), focusing on the impacts of law enforcement tactics used to counter the delivery of drugs.