Journal of Public Mental Health: Volume 8 Issue 2

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


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Adolescents' understanding of mental health problems: conceptual confusion

Sharon Leighton

This paper reports on research into adolescents' mental health literacy, focusing on their ability to recognise two diagnosable mental illnesses and three mental health…

Breaking down barriers to accessing mental health support services ‐ a qualitative study among young South Asian and African‐Caribbean communities in Luton

Jo Neale, Marcia Worrell, Gurch Randhawa

Recent research has suggested that there is limited information about mental health help‐seeking among young African—Caribbean and South Asian communities. This study…

Developing an accessible and effective public mental health programme for members of the general public

Lucy Tinning, Kate Harman, Rachel Lee, June Brown

Promoting mental health and meeting the needs of the large numbers of the general public with problems of anxiety and depression is a big challenge. Particular…

Recovering mind and body: a framework for the role of physiotherapy in mental health and well‐being

Catherine Pope

This article summarises the recently published mental health physiotherapy strategy, Recovering Mind and Body: A framework for physiotherapy in mental health and wellbeing…



This article has been withdrawn as it was published elsewhere and accidentally duplicated. The original article can be seen here: 10.1108/17570980200800008. When citing…

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