Effectiveness of interventions to promote help-seeking for mental health problems: systematic review and meta-analysis

  title={Effectiveness of interventions to promote help-seeking for mental health problems: systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Ziyan Xu and Fangfang Huang and M. K{\"o}sters and Tobias Staiger and Thomas Becker and Graham Thornicroft and Nicolas R{\"u}sch},
  journal={Psychological Medicine},
  pages={2658 - 2667}
Abstract Help-seeking is important to access appropriate care and improve mental health. However, individuals often delay or avoid seeking help for mental health problems. Interventions to improve help-seeking have been developed, but their effectiveness is unclear. A systematic review and meta-analysis were therefore conducted to examine the effectiveness of mental health related help-seeking interventions. Nine databases in English, German and Chinese were searched for randomised and non… 

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