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Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

The International Journal for Research in Social and Genetic Epidemiology and Mental Health Services

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23.05.2018 | Original Paper Open Access

The association of depression and posttraumatic stress disorder with the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic cohort: the HELIUS study

The metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a common cluster of somatic symptoms, including elevated waist circumference, elevated blood pressure, dyslipidemia (reduced HDL and elevated triglyceride levels) and elevated fasting glucose [ 1 ]. The MetS …

23.05.2018 | Original Paper Open Access

Inpatient use and area-level socio-environmental factors in people with psychosis

Psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia and related disorders, bipolar disorder and depressive psychosis, are often long-standing with substantial impacts on individuals across the life course [ 1 ]. They are ranked fifth and sixth in men and …

21.05.2018 | Original Paper

Intersections of discrimination due to unemployment and mental health problems: the role of double stigma for job- and help-seeking behaviors

Unemployment and mental illness often co-occur [ 1 – 3 ] and may interact in a vicious circle, with mental health problems being cause or consequence of unemployment [ 4 ]. On one hand, unemployment can result in psychological distress [ 5 – 7 ]; …

17.05.2018 | Original Paper

Interpersonal and institutional ethnic discrimination, and mental health in a random sample of Palestinian minority men smokers in Israel

Ethnic discrimination is harmful to mental health [ 1 – 5 ]. Studies show higher exposure to [ 1 , 6 , 7 ] and prevalence of discrimination among minority [ 5 ] and Indigenous [ 8 ] men than women. These men are thus exposed to higher depression [ …

11.05.2018 | Invited Review Open Access

Review of mental health promotion interventions in schools

Globally 10–20% of children and young people experience a mental disorder [ 28 ]; and this is increasing [ 26 ]. Additionally, it is estimated that 50% of adults with disorders experienced them prior to age 15 [ 25 ]. To address this, it is …

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Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology is intended to provide a medium for the prompt publication of scientific contributions concerned with all aspects of the epidemiology of psychiatric disorders - social, biological and genetic.

In addition, the journal has a particular focus on the effects of social conditions upon behaviour and the relationship between psychiatric disorders and the social environment. Contributions may be of a clinical nature provided they relate to social issues, or they may deal with specialised investigations in the fields of social psychology, sociology, anthropology, epidemiology, health service research, health economies or public mental health.

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