Journal of Public Mental Health: Volume 10 Issue 1

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


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As you like it: adopting a patient‐led approach to psychological treatments

Timothy A. Carey

The purpose of this paper is to look at the design and delivery of psychological treatments offered by the UK National Health Service (NHS) and in particular, ask how much…


Glucocorticoids and stress‐related depression: an evaluation of biological mechanisms and the potential for new therapeutics

Andrew McVicar, John Clancy

Principles of epigenesis that provide a foundation for research into chronic medical disorders are increasingly being applied in the context of mental health. The purpose…

Pro‐eating disorder websites: facts, fictions and fixes

Helen Sharpe, Peter Musiat, Olivia Knapton, Ulrike Schmidt

Pro‐eating disorder websites are online communities of individuals who do not consider eating disorders to be serious mental illnesses requiring treatment. People visit…


Public perceptions, knowledge and stigma towards people with schizophrenia

Valerie Smith, Jairus Reddy, Kenneth Foster, Edward T. Asbury, Jennifer Brooks

The purpose of this paper is to obtain perceptions of educated non‐professionals towards people with schizophrenia.


Complete mental health recovery: bridging mental illness with positive mental health

Helene L. Provencher, Corey L.M. Keyes

The purpose of this paper is to propose that the study, and the promotion, of recovery can be augmented by adopting the model of mental health as a complete state.

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