Mental health literacy measures evaluating knowledge, attitudes and help-seeking: a scoping review.

@article{Wei2015MentalHL,
  title={Mental health literacy measures evaluating knowledge, attitudes and help-seeking: a scoping review.},
  author={Yifeng Wei and Patrick J. McGrath and Jill A. Hayden and Stan Kutcher},
  journal={BMC psychiatry},
  year={2015},
  volume={15},
  pages={291}
}
BACKGROUND Mental health literacy has received increasing attention as a useful strategy to promote early identification of mental disorders, reduce stigma and enhance help-seeking behaviors. However, despite the abundance of research on mental health literacy interventions, there is the absence of evaluations of current available mental health literacy measures and related psychometrics. We conducted a scoping review to bridge the gap. METHODS We searched PubMed, PsycINFO, Embase, CINAHL… CONTINUE READING