Health Beliefs and Culture

WPA/CAREIF Position Statement on EUROPE Migrant Crisis

WPA/CAREIF Position Statement on EUROPE Migrant Crisis

February 20, 2016

World Psychiatric Association along with CAREIF and the Centre for Psychiatry -a WPA Collaborating Centre – in Queen Mary, University of London, calls for action. WPA CAREIF Position Statement EUROPE Migrant

READ MORE
Do cultures influence placebo response?

Do cultures influence placebo response?

September 18, 2015

A revealing piece by our careif Trustee Professor Dinesh

READ MORE
Matters of the heart and mind

Matters of the heart and mind

September 18, 2015

Quality and practice at the heart of care; by our careif Co-Founder and Trustee Professor Kam

READ MORE
Passion and reason in the art and science of mental healthcare

Passion and reason in the art and science of mental healthcare

September 18, 2015

A reflective editorial by our careif Co-Founder and Trustee Professor Kam

READ MORE
Position Statement on Social Justice for Persons with Mental Illness

Position Statement on Social Justice for Persons with Mental Illness

September 18, 2015

We are pleased to support the World Psychiatric Association (WPA) POSITION STATEMENT ON SOCIAL JUSTICE FOR PERSONS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS (MENTAL DISABILITY);
This initiative was crafted and lead by our careif Trustee Professor Dinesh Bhugra,  who is also the WPA President.
WPA Social Justice for people with Mental

READ MORE
Essential Considerations for Outcome Measurement

Essential Considerations for Outcome Measurement

February 20, 2015

Culture is linked to the way emotions, mental distress, social problems, and physical illness are perceived, experienced, and expressed. Beliefs about what constitutes illness and what can be done about it vary considerably across

READ MORE