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Psychological wounds of conflict: The impact of World War 1

Psychological wounds of conflict: The impact of World War 1

February 20, 2015

By Professor Edgar Jones
The emergence of the concept of shell shock during the First World War had focused unparalleled attention to the issue of traumatic illness. Today, the recognition of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has established in the minds of the public, media and the health professionals that war

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Global public health, culture and humanities

Global public health, culture and humanities

February 20, 2015

Professor Kamaldeep Bhui, Careif Co-Founder and Trustee, Professor of Cultural Psychiatry and Epidemiology and President, the World Association of Cultural Psychiatry, provides a state of the art commentary and analysis on some of the most topical and poignant issues in global public health, culture and humanities.
Public Mental Health by K.

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in2 mental health

in2 mental health

February 20, 2015

in2mentalhealth provides useful information from and between mental health workers, NGOs, institutes and others who are interested in improving mental health in low and middle income countries. Special attention for ict4d and eHealth/mHealth/eLearning
Roos Korste: Psychologist -Netherlands,

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Outcomes Compendium helps you select the right tools for best mental health care practice in your field

Outcomes Compendium helps you select the right tools for best mental health care practice in your field

February 20, 2015

This compendium is primarily designed for clinicians engaged in service delivery and development, who wish to gauge clinical effectiveness and recovery, in a balanced, culturally appropriate, ethical and respectful manner. It is designed for clinicians who perhaps are not expert in the area of outcome measurement, and who wish to

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Celebrating our cultures: Guidelines for mental health promotion with black and minority communities

Celebrating our cultures: Guidelines for mental health promotion with black and minority communities

February 20, 2015

An excellent mental health promotion resource for developing local interventions and addressing the needs of black and minority ethnic

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Inside/Outside: Improving mental health services for black and minority ethnic communities in England

Inside/Outside: Improving mental health services for black and minority ethnic communities in England

February 20, 2015

Proposals for reforming the service experience and service outcome of people from black and minority ethnic groups who experience mental ill health. Archived seminal policy document on black and minority ethnic communities and mental health care, here for easier access to those interested. It is now difficult to access from

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