Changes in stigma and barriers to care over time in U.K. Armed Forces deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq between 2008 and 2011.

@article{Osrio2013ChangesIS,
  title={Changes in stigma and barriers to care over time in U.K. Armed Forces deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq between 2008 and 2011.},
  author={Carlos Os{\'o}rio and Norman Jones and Mohammed Fertout and Neil Greenberg},
  journal={Military medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={178 8},
  pages={846-53}
}
Stigmatizing beliefs about seeking help for mental health conditions and perceived barriers to care (BTC) may influence the decision to seek support and treatment in U.K. military personnel. Many coalition partners, including the U.K. Armed Forces (UKAF), have made considerable efforts to reduce stigma/BTC although the impact of these efforts over time has not been assessed. We surveyed a total of 23,101 UKAF personnel who deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq between 2008 and 2011 and examined… CONTINUE READING

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