Mental health literacy as a function of remoteness of residence: an Australian national study
- Prevalence and risk factors for depression in a rural setting: Results from the North Wales arm of the ODIN project. Michalak, Erin E.; Wilkinson, Clare; Hood, Kerenza; Srinivasan, Janaki; Dowrick, Chris; Dunn, Graham // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Dec2002, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p567
Background: Depressive disorders are common, and result in high individual and societal costs. The majority of research assessing depression has occurred in urban areas. There is a paucity of research examining the prevalence of and risk factors for depression in rural general practice. Aim: The...
- Survey Shows Depression Plagues Much of Europe, but Misses Why. // New American (08856540);10/22/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 20, p8
The article reports on the results of Impact of Depression in the workplace in Europe Audit (IDEA) survey conducted by Ipsos MORI from August 30 to September 19, 2012 for the European Depression Association, which reveals that 10 percent of European workers have missed their work due to depression.
- Health association finds barriers to depression treatment. // Westchester County Business Journal;4/29/96, Vol. 35 Issue 18, p31
Reports on the survey conducted by Wirthlin Group on the barriers to the treatment of clinical depression in the United States. Attitudes of Americans towards clinical depression; Signs of clinical depression.
- Emotional response of participants to a mental health survey. Jacomb, P. A.; Jorm, A. F.; Rodgers, B.; Korten, A. E.; Henderson, A. S.; Christensen, H. // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;1999, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p80
Abstract Following participation in a mental health survey of 2725 adults aged 1879, respondents were asked if the questionnaire had made them feel distressed or depressed, and if it had been an intrusion on privacy or had made them feel good about themselves. While 5% reported feeling...
- 'Just get over it'. Really? Noone, Yasmin // Australian Ageing Agenda;Nov/Dec2012, p9
The article reports on the result of a survey which reveals that 8 out of 10 respondents believe that individuals with depression feel that they are letting their family down by undergoing the illness.
- A novel conceptual framework for psychiatry: vertically and horizontally integrated approaches to redundancy and pleiotropism that co-exist with a classification of symptom clusters based on DSM-5. Licinio, J; Wong, M-L // Molecular Psychiatry;Aug2013, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p846
The article presents author's views on aspects of psychiatric nosology and psychiatric diagnosis. He discusses several facts which includes the exclusion of Asperger syndrome as a separate diagnosis, loss of subtype classifications for variant forms of schizophrenia and depressive disorders and...
- Psychiatric Service Use in Salford: A Comparison of Point-Prevalence Ratios 1968 and 1978. Wooff, K.; Freeman, H.L.; Fryers, T. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Jun83, Vol. 142, p588
Using data from the Salford Psychiatric Case Register, point-prevalence patterns of service use in Salford County Borough are compared for 1968 and 1978 with respect to type of care, age and diagnosis. In a declining population, overall point-prevalence ratios increased from 9.52 to 13.44/1,000...
- The relationship between work stress and mental disorders in men and women: findings from a population-based study. Wang, J. L.; Lesage, A.; Schmitz, N.; Drapeau, A. // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Jan2008, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p42
Objectives: This analysis estimated the gender-specific associations between work stress, major depression, anxiety disorders and any mental disorder, adjusting for the effects of demographic, socioeconomic, psychological and clinical variables. Methods: Data from the Canadian national mental...
- Living with a Mother with Chronic Depression: To Tell or Not To Tell? Baik, Seong-Yi; Bowers, Barbara J. // Internet Journal of Mental Health;2006, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1
Background: While there is mounting evidence that children of mothers with depression are at risk for increased psychopathology and disturbed family relationships, it is not yet known what the children's lives are like growing up with their mothers' depression. The purpose of the study was to...