Journal of Public Mental Health: Volume 1 Issue 4

The art, science and politics of creating a mentally healthy society


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Partnerships with Parents to Promote Healthy Development

Lynne Bond

Partnerships with parents are an essential strategy for promoting children's healthy development. Partnerships, themselves, also comprise a context for promoting and…

Mental Health Promotion and Prison Health Care Staff in Young Offender Institutions in England

Lisa Bird, Paul Hayton, Martin Caraher, Hilary McGough, Clive Tobutt

This paper presents the findings of an investigation into a mental health promotion initiative in young offender institutions across England. The study involved a survey…

Population Health Approaches to Defining the Mental Health Problems of Australian Adolescents

Roberto Forero, Adrian Bauman

A cross‐sectional representative population survey was used to identify adolescents with mild to moderate mental health problems and to identify areas for possible…

The ‘Health Promoting University’ as a Framework for Promoting Positive Mental Well‐Being: A Discourse on Theory and Practice

Mark Dooris

The University of Central Lancashire's ‘Health Promoting University’ initiative has adopted a ‘settings‐based’ approach to health promotion, aimed at embedding within the…

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