Journal of Public Mental Health: Volume 15 Issue 2

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


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An evaluation of shared reading groups for adults living with dementia: preliminary findings

Eleanor Longden, Philip Davis, Janine Carroll, Josie Billington, Peter Kinderman

Although there is a growing evidence base for the value of psychosocial and arts-based strategies for enhancing well-being amongst adults living with dementia, relatively…

The value of carers in mental health research

Helen Kara

– The purpose of this paper is to assess the impact of a mental health carers’ research reference group on mental health research in the Heart of England region.

A survey of community pharmacists’ attitudes towards mental illness

Kim Morral, Jordi Morral

The purpose of this paper is to compare the pharmacy services provided to people taking psychotropic and cardiovascular medications and examine the association between…

“We could end up in a lot of trouble”: teachers’ communications with young children about mental health

Anne Cooke, Janine King, Kathryn Greenwood

Stigma towards people with mental health problems is a significant problem and appears trenchant despite recent anti-stigma campaigns. Attitudes develop in young children…

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