Jigsaw Research and Evaluation Findings

We have disseminated our research findings through journal articles, conference presentations, reports, community talks, blogs and the media. You can find details about these outputs here. If you have any general questions about our research publications please e-mail aileen.oreilly@jigsaw.ie. 

2016
Title: 
An evaluation of participation in a schools-based youth mental health peer education training programme. Advances in School Mental Health Promotion, 9(2), 1-12
Authors: O’Reilly, A., Barry, J., Neary, M. L., Lane, S., & O’Keeffe, L.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

Title: Performance of the CORE-10 and YP-CORE measures in a sample of youth engaging with a community mental health service
Authors: O’Reilly, A., Peiper, N., O’Keeffe, L., Illback, R., Clayton, R.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

2015
Title:
Latent class analysis of need descriptors within an Irish youth mental health early intervention programme: Toward a typology of need
Authors: Peiper, N., Illback, B., O’Reilly, A., Clayton, R.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

Title: Youth engagement with an emerging Irish mental health early intervention programme (Jigsaw): Participant characteristics and implications for service delivery
Authors: O’Reilly, A., Illback, B., Peiper, N., O’Keeffe, L., Clayton, R.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

Title: Description and outcome evaluation of Jigsaw: An emergent Irish mental health early intervention programme for young people
Authors: O’Keeffe, L. O’Reilly, A., O’Brien, G., Buckley, R., Illback, R.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

 2013
Title: Designing youth mental health services for the 21st century: examples from Australia, Ireland and the UK
Authors: McGorry, P., Bates, T., & Birchwood, M.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

2011
Title: Transforming youth mental health services and supports in Ireland
Authors: Illback, R., Bates, T.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

2010
Title: Jigsaw: Engaging communities in the development and implementation of youth mental health services and supports in the Republic of Ireland
Authors: Illback, R., Bates, T., Hodges, C., Galligan, K., Smith, P., Sanders, D., & Dooley, B.
Abstract: Access the abstract here.

2009
Title: Someone to Turn to, Someone to Talk to
Authors: Bates, T., Illback, R. J., Scanlan, F. & Carroll, L
Description: Somewhere To Turn To, Someone To Talk To documents what we in
Headstrong have learned from in-depth focus groups and key informant interviews with young people, teachers, doctors, mental health professionals and community leaders whose work is marked by a passionate commitment to young people. In this report, Jigsaw, a community model of services and supports for young people-designed and developed by Headstrong is described. This model recognises the strength and the capacity of all who are concerned with improving the mental health and well-being of young people in Ireland
To access the report please click here.