Journal of Public Mental Health: Volume 3 Issue 2

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


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Mental health impact of neighbourhood renewal programmes

Evelyn Krasner, Jill Copeland

There are strong links between the mental health promotion and neighbourhood renewal agendas. In this paper we describe the process we have undertaken to develop a…

The impact on mental well‐being of the urban and physical environment: an assessment of the evidence

Annette Chu, Alice Thorne, Hilary Guite

In 2001 each primary care trust in England was required to undertake a needs assessment in preparation for the development of a mental health promotion strategy. In…

Between science and fiction: neuroleptic drug advertisements, stigma and schizophrenia

Philip Thomas, Claire Phipps‐Jones, Stella Flanagan

It has been suggested that the medical profession contributes to the stigmatisation of those who experience mental health problems, through ‘iatrogenic’ stigma. This study…

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