The “Publications” section includes:

Cohort Descriptions 

These publications describe the NSW Child Development Study cohort at each wave of this longitudinal study.



Mental Health & Wellbeing

These findings aim to improve our understanding of factors contributing to mental health and wellbeing during childhood, as a foundation for later mental health and wellbeing outcomes in adulthood.


Child Protection

These findings aim to determine factors contributing to the referral of children to child protection services, and how child protection involvement impacts upon mental health and wellbeing.



These findings aim to improve our knowledge and understanding of how and why young people first come into contact with the criminal justice system.



These findings aim to identify psychological and health factors that impact learning abilities and achievements.




Presentations on NSW Child Development Study findings.