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Mild cognitive impairment – beyond controversies, towards a consensus: report of the International Working Group on Mild Cognitive Impairment
The First Key Symposium was held in Stockholm, Sweden, 2–5 September 2003. The aim of the symposium was to integrate clinical and epidemiological perspectives on the topic of Mild CognitiveExpand
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“Mental health literacy”: a survey of the public's ability to recognise mental disorders and their beliefs about the effectiveness of treatment
Objectives: To assess the public's recognition of mental disorders and their beliefs about the effectiveness of various treatments (“mental health literacy”).
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Mental health literacy. Public knowledge and beliefs about mental disorders.
  • Anthony F Jorm
  • Medicine
  • The British journal of psychiatry : the journal…
  • 1 November 2000
BACKGROUND Although the benefits of public knowledge of physical diseases are widely accepted, knowledge about mental disorders (mental health literacy) has been comparatively neglected. AIMS ToExpand
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A short form of the Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline in the Elderly (IQCODE): development and cross-validation.
  • Anthony F Jorm
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological medicine
  • 1 February 1994
Data from four studies were used to assess the psychometric properties of the 26 IQCODE items. The items were assessed in terms of item-total correlations, test-retest reliabilities, correlationsExpand
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Mental health literacy: empowering the community to take action for better mental health.
For major physical diseases, it is widely accepted that members of the public will benefit by knowing what actions they can take for prevention, early intervention, and treatment. However, this typeExpand
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The Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline in the Elderly (IQCODE): socio-demographic correlates, reliability, validity and some norms.
The IQCODE is a questionnaire which asks an informant about changes in an elderly person's everyday cognitive function. The questionnaire aims to assess cognitive decline independent of pre-morbidExpand
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Using the BIS/BAS scales to measure behavioural inhibition and behavioural activation: Factor structure, validity and norms in a large community sample
Abstract The Behavioural Inhibition System and Behavioural Activation System (BIS/BAS) scales of Carver and White (1994) were used in an Australian community sample of 2725 individuals aged 18–79.Expand
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A short form of the Positive and Negative Affect Schedule: evaluation of factorial validity and invariance across demographic variables in a community sample
Abstract The existence of two nearly-orthogonal dimensions of positive and negative affect was established for a ten-item short form of the Positive and Negative Affect Schedule using confirmatoryExpand
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Effect of web-based depression literacy and cognitive-behavioural therapy interventions on stigmatising attitudes to depression: randomised controlled trial.
BACKGROUND Little is known about the efficacy of educational interventions for reducing the stigma associated with depression. AIMS To investigate the effects on stigma of two internet depressionExpand
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Delivering interventions for depression by using the internet: randomised controlled trial
Abstract Objective To evaluate the efficacy of two internet interventions for community-dwelling individuals with symptoms of depression—a psychoeducation website offering information aboutExpand
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