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Table 1 Settings and number of clients aged 4–17 years

From: Systems integration to promote the mental health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children: protocol for a community-driven continuous quality improvement approach

PHC Collaborator Service Type Area Descriptor Child clients % children with depression
Gurriny Yealamucka Aboriginal Health Service Community Controlled PHC Yarrabah, northern QLD. Outer regional. Discrete community 1007 18% mod/ severe; 52% mild+b [56]
Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation Community Controlled PHC Casino, northern NSW. Inner regional. Integrated community 504 Not available
Southern Queensland Centre of Excellence in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care Government PHC Inala, Brisbane, QLD. Major city suburb. 1740 26%a [57]
  1. aInala = 26% of 15–24 year olds scored more than 9 on the adapted Patient Health Questionnaire (a-PHQ9)
  2. bGurriny = 18% of 15–24 year olds scored a-PHQ9 > 10; 52% > 5