Dr Tyson Whitten


School of Social Sciences

Faculty of Arts

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2021 Whitten, T., Dean, K., Li, R., Laurens, K. R., Harris, F., Carr, V. J., & Green, M. J. (2021). Earlier contact with child protection services among children of parents with criminal convictions and mental disorders. Child Maltreatment, 26(1), 63-73.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2021 Malvaso, C. G., Cale, J., Whitten, T., Day, A., Singh, S., Hackett, L., . . . Ross, S. (2021). Associations Between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma Among Young People Who Offend: A Systematic Literature Review.. Trauma, violence & abuse, 15248380211013132.
    2020 McGee, T. R., Whitten, T., Williams, C., Jolliffe, D., & Farrington, D. P. (2020). Classification of patterns of offending in developmental and life-course criminology, with special reference to persistence. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 101460.
    2020 Tzoumakis, S., Whitten, T., Piotrowska, P. J., Dean, K., Laurens, K. R., Harris, F., . . . Green, M. J. (2020). Gender and the intergenerational transmission of antisocial behavior. Journal of Criminal Justice, 67, 8 pages.
    2020 Whitten, T., Green, M. J., Tzoumakis, S., Laurens, K. R., Harris, F., Carr, V. J., & Dean, K. (2020). Children’s contact with police as a victim, person of interest and witness in New South Wales, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 53(3), 24 pages.
    2020 Piotrowska, P. J., Whitten, T., Tzoumakis, S., Laurens, K. R., Katz, I., Carr, V. J., . . . Green, M. (2020). Transitions between socio-emotional and cognitive vulnerability profiles from early to middle childhood: a population study using multi-agency administrative records. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
    2019 Whitten, T., Green, M., Laurens, K., Tzoumakis, S., Harris, F., Carr, V., & Dean, K. (2019). Parental offending and children’s emergency department presentations in New South Wales, Australia. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 27(9), 832-838.
    2019 Whitten, T., Laurens, K., Tzoumakis, S., Kaggodaarachchi, S., Green, M., Harris, F., . . . Dean, K. (2019). The influence of parental offending on the continuity and discontinuity of children’s internalizing and externalizing difficulties from early to middle childhood. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 54(8), 965-975.
    2019 Whitten, T., Burton, M., Tzoumakis, S., & Dean, K. (2019). Parental Offending and Child Physical Health, Mental Health, and Drug Use Outcomes: A Systematic Literature Review. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 28(5), 1155-1168.
    2018 Whitten, T., Stevens, R., Ructtinger, L., Tzoumakis, S., Green, M., Laurens, K., . . . Carr, V. (2018). Connection to the Natural Environment and Well-Being in Middle Childhood. Ecopsychology, 10(4), 270-279.
    2018 Green, M. J., Harris, F., Laurens, K. R., Kariuki, M., Tzoumakis, S., Dean, K., . . . Carr, V. J. (2018). Cohort Profile: the New South Wales Child Development Study (NSW-CDS)-wave 2 (child age 13 years). International Journal of Epidemiology, 47(5), 13 pages.
    DOI Scopus17 WoS18 Europe PMC1
    2018 Whitten, T., McGee, T. R., Homel, R., Farrington, D. P., & Ttofi, M. (2018). Comparing the criminal careers and childhood risk factors of persistent, chronic, and persistent–chronic offenders. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 52(2), 151-173.
    2017 Whitten, T., McGee, T. R., Homel, R., Farrington, D. P., & Ttofi, M. (2017). Disentangling Operationalizations of Persistent Offending. Journal of Criminal Justice, 52, 22-33.
    2017 Whitten, T., Vecchio, N., Radford, K., & Fitzgerald, J. A. (2017). Intergenerational care as a viable intervention strategy for children at risk of delinquency. Australian Journal of Social Issues, 52(1), 48-62.
    2017 Whitten, T. (2017). Nicholas L. Holt , ed., Positive Youth Development Through Sport, 2nd ed., New York: Routledge, 2016, ISBN 9 7811 3889 1814, 244 pp., £29.99 p/b, £100 h/b.. Queensland Review, 24(1), 164-166.
  • Report for External Bodies

    Year Citation
    2021 Green, M. J., Hindmarsh, G., Harris, F., Laurens, K. R., Tzoumakis, S., Whitten, T., . . . Carr, V. J. (2021). Child protection status and developmental outcomes in early and middle childhood: A data summary from the NSW Child Development Study.
    2021 Cale, J., Zmudski, F., Hilferty, F., & Whitten, T. (2021). Evaluation of Home Detention in South Australia: Interim Report for Phase 2.
    2020 Sayer, M., Whitten, T., Brewer, R., Cale, J., Holt, T., & Goldsmith, A. (2020). South Australian Digital Youth Survey Research Report: Year 2 Results. Adelaide: University of Adelaide.
    2019 Cale, J., Zmudzki, F., Hilferty, F., Lafferty, L., Whitten, T., & Valentine, K. (2019). Evaluation of Home Detention in South Australia: Final Report.
    2019 Cale, J., Whitten, T., Brewer, R., de Vel-Palumbo, M., Goldsmith, A., & Holt, T. (2019). South Australian Digital Youth Survey Research Report: Year 1 Results. University of Adelaide.
  • Theses

    Year Citation
    2018 Whitten, T. (2018). Defining and Measuring Persistent Offending. (PhD Thesis, Griffith University).
  • Position: Lecturer
  • Phone: 83130880
  • Email: tyson.whitten@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Napier, floor 1
  • Room: 1 15
  • Org Unit: Sociology, Criminology & Gender Studies

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