International Journal of Mental Health Systems
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#1Lindsay Solera-Deuchar (Bethlem Royal Hospital)
#2Mahmoud MussaH-Index: 5
Last.Peter McGovernH-Index: 1
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Background This qualitative pilot study aimed to establish views of traditional and biomedical practitioners towards collaboration between the two sectors on the treatment of people with mental illness in Zanzibar, Tanzania.
#1Veikko Pelto-Piri (Örebro University)H-Index: 5
#2Tuula Wallsten (Uppsala University)H-Index: 8
Last.Lars Kjellin (Örebro University)H-Index: 19
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Background A major challenge in psychiatric inpatient care is to create an environment that promotes patient recovery, patient safety and good working environment for staff. Since guidelines and programs addressing this issue stress the importance of primary prevention in creating safe environments, more insight is needed regarding patient perceptions of feeling safe. The aim of this study is to enhance our understanding of feelings of being safe or unsafe in psychiatric inpatient care.
#1Nazmun Nahar Nuri (Heidelberg University)H-Index: 1
#2Malabika Sarker (BRACU: BRAC University)H-Index: 17
Last.Albrecht Jahn (Heidelberg University)H-Index: 28
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Background A person’s perception of health service quality depends on his or her expectations and priorities. If the perception of care is good, then it eventually enhances future health service utilization, adherence to treatment and desired outcomes. Understanding a patient’s perspective is key for delivering a better quality patient-centred health care service. This study explored experience and perception of patients and their attendants of mental health care services at the National Institu...
#1Lakshmi Narasimhan (VU: VU University Amsterdam)H-Index: 2
#2Vandana Gopikumar (TISS: Tata Institute of Social Sciences)H-Index: 1
Last.Barbara J. Regeer (VU: VU University Amsterdam)H-Index: 10
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Mental health has gained prominence as a global public health priority. However, a substantial treatment gap persists in many low- and middle-income countries. Within this scenario, the nexus between homelessness, poverty and mental illness represents a particularly complex issue. This article presents the experience of The Banyan, a 25 years old non-profit organisation providing mental health care to people living in poverty in Tamil Nadu, India. The case study describes the evolution of The Ba...
#1Ashmita Chaulagain (NTNU: Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
#2Arun Raj Kunwar (Kathmandu)H-Index: 1
Last.Norbert Skokauskas (NTNU: Norwegian University of Science and Technology)H-Index: 11
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Globally, 10–20% of children and adolescents suffer from mental disorders, with half of all them starting by the age of 14 and three-quarters before the age of 25. In Nepal, 40% of the population is younger than 18 years of age, and as such there is a large proportion of the population that is at risk of developing a mental disorder. There has been a recent recognition of child and adolescent mental health problems in Nepal, although prior to this it had remained almost invisible on the health a...
#1Ausrine Kontrimiene (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)H-Index: 1
#2Jolanta Sauseriene (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)
Last.Lina Jaruseviciene (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)H-Index: 8
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Background Changes in the demographics and respective growth of life expectancy and social needs make informal caregiving crucial component of comprehensive health and social care network, which substantially contributes to the health and well-being of the elderly. The purpose of this paper is to understand the system of care of elderly patients with mental disorders from the perspective of informal caregivers in Lithuania.
#1Marjonneke de Vetten-Mc Mahon (UvA: University of Amsterdam)H-Index: 1
Last.Niek Sebastian Klazinga (UvA: University of Amsterdam)H-Index: 32
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Background This study describes the Moldovan mental health system and reform needs before and during the initial phase of the MENSANA project (2014–2022) over the period 2007–2017.
#1Edith K. Wakida (Mbarara University of Science and Technology)H-Index: 2
#2Elialilia S. OkelloH-Index: 12
Last.Celestino Obua (Mbarara University of Science and Technology)H-Index: 15
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The World Health Organization issued recommendations to guide the process of integrating mental health services into primary healthcare. However, there has been general as well as context specific shortcomings in the implementation of these recommendations. In Uganda, mental health services are intended to be decentralized and integrated into general healthcare, but, the services are still underutilized especially in rural areas. The purpose of this study was to explore the health systems constr...
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#1Thi Thu Thuy Tran (Hanoi University)H-Index: 2
#2Ngoc Bich Nguyen (Hanoi University)H-Index: 1
Last.Thuy Quynh Nguyen (Hanoi University)H-Index: 2
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Hospital nurses are exposed to various work-related factors that may be associated with increased risk of developing different mental disorders. Empirical evidence on the prevalence and correlates of individual mental health problems such as stress, anxiety and depression is widely reported, while a combined pattern of these conditions is unknown. This study aims to examine the co-occurrence of stress, anxiety and depression among clinical nurses, and to explore socio-demographic characteristics...
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