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The Camberwell Assessment of Need: the validity and reliability of an instrument to assess the needs of people with severe mental illness.
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The study suggests that the Camberwell Assessment of Need is a valid and reliable instrument for assessing the needs of people with severe mental illness and is easily learnt by staff from a range of professional backgrounds. Expand
A brief mental health outcome scale-reliability and validity of the Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF).
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Differences in relationships between the three GAF scores and medication/support needs indicate the usefulness of obtaining all three scores for monitoring levels and type of psychiatric disturbance in this population. Expand
What is the impact of mental health-related stigma on help-seeking? A systematic review of quantitative and qualitative studies
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Stigma has a small- to moderate-sized negative effect on help-seeking and Ethnic minorities, youth, men and those in military and health professions were disproportionately deterred by stigma. Expand
Resources for mental health: scarcity, inequity, and inefficiency
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Scarcity of available resources, inequities in their distribution, and inefficiencies in their use pose the three main obstacles to better mental health, especially in low-income and middle-income countries. Expand
Standardised Assessment of Personality – Abbreviated Scale (SAPAS): Preliminary validation of a brief screen for personality disorder
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The study provides preliminary evidence of the usefulness of the screen for personality disorder in routine clinical settings and test–retest reliability. Expand
Reducing psychiatric stigma and discrimination: evaluation of educational interventions in UK secondary schools
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Short educational workshops can produce positive changes in participants' reported attitudes towards people with mental health problems, and changes were most marked for female students and those reporting personal contact with people with mentally illness. Expand
Camberwell Assessment of Need for the Elderly (CANE)
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The psychometric properties of the Camberwell Assessment of Need for the Elderly seem to be highly acceptable and was easily used by a wide range of professionals without formal training. Expand
Global pattern of experienced and anticipated discrimination against people with schizophrenia: a cross-sectional survey
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The nature, direction, and severity of anticipated and experienced discrimination reported by people with schizophrenia is described, which suggests measures such as disability discrimination laws might not be effective without interventions to improve self-esteem of people with mental illness. Expand
Self-stigma, empowerment and perceived discrimination among people with schizophrenia in 14 European countries: The GAMIAN-Europe study
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It is suggested that self-stigma appears to be common and sometimes severe among people with schizophrenia or other psychotic disorders in Europe. Expand
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