Perceived insecurity, mental health and urbanization: Results from a multicentric study

@article{Luciano2016PerceivedIM,
  title={Perceived insecurity, mental health and urbanization: Results from a multicentric study},
  author={M. Luciano and C. de Rosa and V. del Vecchio and G. Sampogna and D. Sbordone and A. Atti and F. Bardicchia and F. Bertossi and S. Cal{\`o} and L. Cava and M. Ciafone and P. De Fazio and G. Di Iorio and E. Fantini and S. Ferrari and A. Ginanneschi and S. Gotelli and A. Macina and A. Mul{\`e} and D. Papanti and L. Pingani and F. Pinna and M. Piselli and M. Signorelli and I. Tarricone and L. Tarsitani and A. Ventriglio and G. Carr{\`a} and F. Catapano and A. Fiorillo},
  journal={International Journal of Social Psychiatry},
  year={2016},
  volume={62},
  pages={252 - 261}
}
  • M. Luciano, C. de Rosa, +27 authors A. Fiorillo
  • Published 2016
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • International Journal of Social Psychiatry
  • Aims: This article aims to (1) explore the levels of perceived insecurity in a sample of patients with mood or anxiety disorders and (2) assess whether living in ‘big cities’ can influence the levels of patients’ perceived insecurity and social contacts compared to living in a non-urbanized context. Methods: A total of 24 Italian mental health centers (MHCs) have been invited to participate. Twenty patients consecutively accessing the MHC have been recruited. All patients have been assessed… CONTINUE READING
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