Helen Herrman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Reflections on psychiatry and international mental health
    Helen Herrman
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre in Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Mens Sana Monogr 11:59-67. 2013
  2. pmc Partnerships for promoting dissemination of mental health research globally
    Helen Herrman
    Secretary for Publications, World Psychiatric Association and Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Indian J Psychiatry 52:S43-6. 2010
  3. pmc Priorities for research in child maltreatment, intimate partner violence and resilience to violence exposures: results of an international Delphi consensus development process
    C Nadine Wathen
    Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Western University, London, ON, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:684. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving mental health in young people
    Helen Herrman
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Psychiatr Danub 24:S285-90. 2012
  5. pmc Embedding effective depression care: using theory for primary care organisational and systems change
    Jane M Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, The Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Implement Sci 5:62. 2010
  6. pmc The association between intimate partner violence, alcohol and depression in family practice
    Gail Gilchrist
    Substance Use Disorders Research Group, Neuropsychopharmacology Programme, Institut Municipal d Investigació Mèdica Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Fam Pract 11:72. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Promotion of mental health in poorly resourced countries
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3101, Australia
    Lancet 370:1195-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Mental health promotion in public health
    Helen Herrman
    St Vincent s Mental Health Service, The University of Melbourne, Department of Psychiatry, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Promot Educ . 2005
  9. doi request reprint Quality of life and neurotic disorders in general healthcare
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:61-8. 2009
  10. pmc What psychiatry means to me
    Helen Herrman
    Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Australia Secretary for Publications, World Psychiatric Association, E mail
    Mens Sana Monogr 5:179-87. 2007

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. pmc Reflections on psychiatry and international mental health
    Helen Herrman
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre in Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Mens Sana Monogr 11:59-67. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Partnerships for promoting dissemination of mental health research globally
    Helen Herrman
    Secretary for Publications, World Psychiatric Association and Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Indian J Psychiatry 52:S43-6. 2010
    ..Among the first journals participating in the project was the IJP, which is now an inspiration and source of support for other journals...
  3. pmc Priorities for research in child maltreatment, intimate partner violence and resilience to violence exposures: results of an international Delphi consensus development process
    C Nadine Wathen
    Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Western University, London, ON, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:684. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving mental health in young people
    Helen Herrman
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Psychiatr Danub 24:S285-90. 2012
    ..New directions and models of care to respond to better awareness and help-seeking and new approaches to health promotion are being developed in several countries, and psychiatrists have a central role in supporting these developments...
  5. pmc Embedding effective depression care: using theory for primary care organisational and systems change
    Jane M Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, The Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Implement Sci 5:62. 2010
    ..We set out to develop a conceptual framework to guide change and the implementation of best practice depression care in the primary care setting...
  6. pmc The association between intimate partner violence, alcohol and depression in family practice
    Gail Gilchrist
    Substance Use Disorders Research Group, Neuropsychopharmacology Programme, Institut Municipal d Investigació Mèdica Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Fam Pract 11:72. 2010
    ..Depressive symptoms, intimate partner violence and hazardous drinking are common among patients attending general practice. Despite the high prevalence of these three problems; the relationship between them remains relatively unexplored...
  7. ncbi request reprint Promotion of mental health in poorly resourced countries
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3101, Australia
    Lancet 370:1195-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Mental health promotion in public health
    Helen Herrman
    St Vincent s Mental Health Service, The University of Melbourne, Department of Psychiatry, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Promot Educ . 2005
  9. doi request reprint Quality of life and neurotic disorders in general healthcare
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:61-8. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc What psychiatry means to me
    Helen Herrman
    Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Australia Secretary for Publications, World Psychiatric Association, E mail
    Mens Sana Monogr 5:179-87. 2007
    ..Psychiatrists supported by WPA can help ensure that vulnerable people and communities and people living with mental disorders are well served in this new environment and no longer left out and left behind...
  11. doi request reprint Outcome in early-onset schizophrenia revisited: findings from the Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre long-term follow-up study
    G Paul Amminger
    Orygen Youth Health Centre for Youth Mental Health, 35 Poplar Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Schizophr Res 131:112-9. 2011
    ..To compare the long-term outcome in individuals with early-onset (before age 18) and adult-onset schizophrenia spectrum disorder who were initially diagnosed and treated in the same clinical center...
  12. ncbi request reprint A place to live: housing needs for people with psychotic disorders identified in the second Australian National Survey of Psychosis
    Carol Harvey
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:840-50. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint The politics of conducting research on depression in a cross-cultural context
    Renata Kokanovic
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Health Res 19:708-17. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre long-term follow-up study of first-episode psychosis: methodology and baseline characteristics
    Lisa P Henry
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 1:49-60. 2007
    ..This paper reports the rationale, methodology and baseline characteristics of a large long-term follow-up study of first-episode psychosis from a geographically defined catchment area...
  15. pmc Some peace of mind: assessing a pilot intervention to promote mental health among widows of injecting drug users in north-east India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:294. 2008
    ..There is increasing recognition of the links between HIV and mental health...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C in people with mental illness: how big is the problem and how do we respond?
    Alison Seccull
    Victorian Public Health Training Scheme, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 14:374-8. 2006
    ..To review the evidence available on best practice care of people with both hepatitis C and mental illness and its application in a mental health service...
  17. doi request reprint Comparison of disability and quality of life measures in patients with long-term psychotic disorders and patients with multiple sclerosis: an application of the WHO Disability Assessment Schedule II and WHO Quality of Life-BREF
    Prem Chopra
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Rehabil Res 31:141-9. 2008
    ..Both groups of patients reported similar levels of social disability, confirming that barriers to participation in society affect all patients with disabling conditions...
  18. ncbi request reprint The roles and relationships of psychiatrists and other service providers in mental health services
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Mental Health Service, 41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:75-80. 2002
    ..A number of the problems facing psychiatry are identified as having common origins in unresolved issues about teamwork. The aim is to identify the issues and to formulate recommendations for dealing with these obstacles...
  19. doi request reprint "A conscious control over life and my emotions:" mindfulness practice and healthy young people. A qualitative study
    Kaveh Monshat
    ORYGEN Youth Health, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 52:572-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to gain a detailed understanding of how young people engage with the ideas and practices known as mindfulness using qualitative enquiry...
  20. doi request reprint A trajectory-based approach to understand the factors associated with persistent depressive symptoms in primary care
    Jane Gunn
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    J Affect Disord 148:338-46. 2013
    ..This study is aimed to identify depressive symptom trajectories and associated socio-demographic, co-morbidity, health service use and treatment factors to inform clinical care...
  21. doi request reprint The EPPIC follow-up study of first-episode psychosis: longer-term clinical and functional outcome 7 years after index admission
    Lisa P Henry
    ORYGEN Research Centre, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:716-28. 2010
    ..To describe the longer-term clinical and functional outcome of a large, epidemiologic representative cohort of individuals experiencing a first episode of psychosis...
  22. pmc Diverse voices, simple desires: a conceptual design for primary care to respond to depression and related disorders
    Victoria Palmer
    Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Fam Pract 27:447-58. 2010
    ..Little information is provided about tasks GPs can undertake outside of guidelines that suggest to prescribe medication and refer to specialists...
  23. pmc Empowerment of women and mental health promotion: a qualitative study in rural Maharashtra, India
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 7:225. 2007
    ..Investigate the impact of the PHC program on individual and community factors associated with mental health..
  24. ncbi request reprint The assessment of disability in patients with psychotic disorders: an application of the ICIDH-2
    Prem Chopra
    St Vincent s Mental Health Service, 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:127-32. 2002
    ..To describe the application of the International Classification of Functioning and Disability (ICIDH-2) in the assessment of disability in patients with psychotic disorders...
  25. ncbi request reprint Improving collaboration between private psychiatrists, the public mental health sector and general practitioners: evaluation of the Partnership Project
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:125-34. 2004
    ..The evaluation aimed to describe the impacts and outcomes of these elements...
  26. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing triage decisions in mental health services
    Margaret Grigg
    Department of Human Services, 50 Lonsdale St, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:239-45. 2007
    ..While demand factors such as patient characteristics influenced the triage decision, supply factors also played an important role...
  27. pmc Self-rated health and long-term prognosis of depression
    Gilles Ambresin
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    Ann Fam Med 12:57-65. 2014
    ..Indicators of prognosis should be considered to fully inform clinical decision making in the treatment of depression. This study examines whether self-rated health predicts long-term depression outcomes in primary care...
  28. ncbi request reprint Community care for people with psychosis: outcomes and needs for care
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 17:89-95. 2005
    ..Follow-up studies of programs and interventions assessing a range of outcomes in local settings are now required to encourage professionals and the community to address these needs...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lay accounts of depression amongst Anglo-Australian residents and East African refugees
    Renata Kokanovic
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 66:454-66. 2008
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Mental health promotion in the Internet age: a consultation with Australian young people to inform the design of an online mindfulness training programme
    Kaveh Monshat
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Health Promot Int 27:177-86. 2012
    ..The result of this consultation process was the Mindful Awareness Training and Education (MATE) programme, which has been detailed...
  31. ncbi request reprint What is resilience?
    Helen Herrman
    Professor of Psychiatry, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Can J Psychiatry 56:258-65. 2011
    ..Our paper reviews the definitions of resilience and the range of factors understood as contributing to it, and considers some of the implications for clinical care and public health...
  32. ncbi request reprint Quality of life assessment in people living with psychosis
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, and St Vincent s Mental Health Service Melbourne, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:510-8. 2002
    ..Our aim was to investigate the validity of psychotic patients' self-report regarding their HRQoL, using the WHOQOL-Brèf, a generic measure, and the Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL), a utility instrument...
  33. ncbi request reprint Public and private psychiatry: can they work together and is it worth the effort?
    Alison Yung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:67-73. 2005
    ..It also examined possible barriers to collaboration and some possible solutions to the identified problems...
  34. ncbi request reprint Disability and service use among homeless people living with psychotic disorders
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:965-74. 2004
    ..The prevalence of psychosis and needs for care among homeless people were studied in inner Melbourne...
  35. pmc Building the capacity of family day care educators to promote children's social and emotional wellbeing: an exploratory cluster randomised controlled trial
    Elise Davis
    Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, McCaughey Centre, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:842. 2011
    ..Thrive aims to increase educators' knowledge, confidence and skills in promoting children's social and emotional wellbeing...
  36. ncbi request reprint Developing a national strategy for mental health
    Helen Herrman
    University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Mental Health Service
    Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 105:899-908. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint What is duty/triage? Understanding the role of duty/triage in an area mental health service
    Margaret Grigg
    LaTrobe University, Bendigo, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:787-91. 2002
    ..To describe the duty/triage system within one urban area mental health service in Australia and to investigate the factors that affect the decision to organize a comprehensive assessment...
  38. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem in patients who have recovered from psychosis: profile and relationship to quality of life
    Oye Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital, Ibandan, Nigeria
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:334-8. 2004
    ..Aims: To investigate the profile and correlates of self-esteem in individuals who have achieved symptomatic recovery from psychosis and determine its relationship with quality of life...
  39. ncbi request reprint An ethnographic study of three mental health triage programs
    Margaret Grigg
    Centre for Rural Mental Health, Bendigo Health Care Group, Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 13:145-51. 2004
    ..Insider participant observation brings many challenges but also, in this study, enabled the researcher to uncover some roles and processes underpinning triage decisions in mental health services...
  40. pmc The Lancet's series on global mental health: 1 year on
    Vikram Patel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Sangath Centre, Porvorim, Goa, India
    Lancet 372:1354-7. 2008
  41. ncbi request reprint Major depression and its correlates in primary care settings in six countries. 9-month follow-up study
    Marcelo Pio De Almeida Fleck
    Departamento de Psiquiatria e Medicina Legal, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 90035 003 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Br J Psychiatry 186:41-7. 2005
    ..Few published studies address depression outcomes in primary care from a cross-cultural perspective...
  42. ncbi request reprint Mental health research in low and middle-income countries: role of research institutions
    Joshua White
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:202. 2005