Longitudinal study: Growing up in Australia: Chapters on adolescence

By Australian Institute of Family Studies.

Chapter 7: Adolescent help-seeking

This chapter describes the past help-seeking behaviours and future help-seeking intentions of adolescents, focusing on who adolescents go to for help.

Chapter 6: Adolescents’ relationships with their peers

The latest chapter examines the peer relationships of Australian Children around mid-adolescence and the influence of these friendships on attitudes and behaviour.

Podcast: Eating problems in mid-adolescence

This podcast features an interview with Dr Galina Daraganova discussing findings from chapter 11 Eating problems in mid-adolescence, exploring how young people are faring in relation to eating problems at the age of 14–15.

The complete report will be released on 4 December 2018.