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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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12.10.2018 | Original Paper

Long-term effects of filmed social contact or internet-based self-study on mental health-related stigma: a 2-year follow-up of a randomised controlled trial

Among members of the general public, mental health-related stigma, which consists of knowledge problems (ignorance), attitude problems (prejudice), and behaviour problems (discrimination), is a serious issue globally [ 1 ], as it has adverse …

12.10.2018 | Original Paper

The effect of media reporting of a homicide committed by a patient with schizophrenia on the public stigma and knowledge of psychosis among the general population of Hong Kong

Public stigma is among the most salient barriers to the recovery of people with psychosis and often has negative psychological effects on both patients and their caregivers [ 1 , 2 ]. Media reports of violence committed by people with mental …

11.10.2018 | Original Paper

The prevalence of mental disorders in Taiwanese prisons: a nationwide population-based study

Mental disorders is a behavioral or mental pattern that causes significant distress or impairment of personal functioning and now is one of major public health concern in the world [ 1 ]. The economic impacts of mental disorder include the effects …

11.10.2018 | Original Paper

Clinical significance of assertive community treatment among adolescents

Assertive community treatment (ACT) for children and adolescents with serious mental illness is an important part of the mental health system. It constitutes a middle term between hospitalization and occasional outpatient treatment, and thus …

06.10.2018 | Original Paper

Quality not quantity: loneliness subtypes, psychological trauma, and mental health in the US adult population

Loneliness is increasingly recognised as a global health concern [ 1 ], and is known to be correlated with, and predictive of, psychological and physical disorders [ 2 , 3 ]. The number of people experiencing loneliness varies across nations.

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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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