Changes in public attitudes to depression during the Defeat Depression Campaign

@article{Paykel1998ChangesIP,
  title={Changes in public attitudes to depression during the Defeat Depression Campaign},
  author={Eugene S. Paykel and Deborah Hart and Robert G. Priest},
  journal={British Journal of Psychiatry},
  year={1998},
  volume={173},
  pages={519 - 522}
}
Background Aims of the Defeat Depression Campaign between 1991 and 1996 included the reduction of stigma associated with depression, education of the public about the disorder and its treatment and encouragement of earlier treatment-seeking. Newspaper and magazine articles, radio and television programmes and other media activities were employed. Method Surveys of public attitudes were conducted by MORI in late 1991, early 1995 and mid-1997. Each covered approximately 2000 subjects, sampled to… 
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