Betty A Kitchener

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Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mental health first aid training: review of evaluation studies
    Betty A Kitchener
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:6-8. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Mental Health First Aid: an international programme for early intervention
    Betty A Kitchener
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 2:55-61. 2008
  3. pmc Development of mental health first aid guidelines on how a member of the public can support a person affected by a traumatic event: a Delphi study
    Claire M Kelly
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:49. 2010
  4. pmc Development of mental health first aid guidelines for panic attacks: a Delphi study
    Claire M Kelly
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 9:49. 2009
  5. pmc Mental health first aid training for high school teachers: a cluster randomized trial
    Anthony F Jorm
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:51. 2010
  6. pmc Helping someone with problem drinking: mental health first aid guidelines - a Delphi expert consensus study
    Anna H Kingston
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, 35 Poplar Rd Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 9:79. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Development of key messages for adolescents on providing basic mental health first aid to peers: a Delphi consensus study
    Anna M Ross
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 6:229-38. 2012
  8. pmc First aid recommendations for psychosis: using the Delphi method to gain consensus between mental health consumers, carers, and clinicians
    Robyn L Langlands
    ORYGEN Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 34:435-43. 2008
  9. pmc Development of mental health first aid guidelines for suicidal ideation and behaviour: a Delphi study
    Claire M Kelly
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 8:17. 2008
  10. pmc Experiences in applying skills learned in a Mental Health First Aid training course: a qualitative study of participants' stories
    Anthony F Jorm
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 5:43. 2005

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Mental health first aid training: review of evaluation studies
    Betty A Kitchener
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:6-8. 2006
    ..To review studies evaluating mental health first aid (MHFA) training...
  2. doi request reprint Mental Health First Aid: an international programme for early intervention
    Betty A Kitchener
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 2:55-61. 2008
    ..To describe the development of the Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) programme in Australia, its roll-out in other countries and evaluation studies which have been carried out...
  3. pmc Development of mental health first aid guidelines on how a member of the public can support a person affected by a traumatic event: a Delphi study
    Claire M Kelly
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:49. 2010
    ..However, few people have the knowledge and skills required to assist. Simple guidelines may help members of the public to offer appropriate support when it is needed...
  4. pmc Development of mental health first aid guidelines for panic attacks: a Delphi study
    Claire M Kelly
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 9:49. 2009
    ..However, few people have the knowledge and skills required to assist. Simple first aid guidelines may help members of the public to offer help to people who experience panic attacks...
  5. pmc Mental health first aid training for high school teachers: a cluster randomized trial
    Anthony F Jorm
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:51. 2010
    ..To improve the skills of teachers in this area, a Mental Health First Aid training course was modified to be suitable for high school teachers and evaluated in a cluster randomized trial...
  6. pmc Helping someone with problem drinking: mental health first aid guidelines - a Delphi expert consensus study
    Anna H Kingston
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, 35 Poplar Rd Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 9:79. 2009
    ..This paper describes the development of mental health first aid guidelines that inform community members on how to help someone who may have, or may be developing, a drinking problem (i.e., alcohol abuse or dependence)...
  7. doi request reprint Development of key messages for adolescents on providing basic mental health first aid to peers: a Delphi consensus study
    Anna M Ross
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 6:229-38. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc First aid recommendations for psychosis: using the Delphi method to gain consensus between mental health consumers, carers, and clinicians
    Robyn L Langlands
    ORYGEN Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Schizophr Bull 34:435-43. 2008
    ..Members of the general public often lack the knowledge and skills to intervene effectively to help someone who may be developing a psychotic illness before appropriate professional help is received...
  9. pmc Development of mental health first aid guidelines for suicidal ideation and behaviour: a Delphi study
    Claire M Kelly
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 8:17. 2008
    ..Simple guidelines may help such a person to encourage a suicidal individual to seek professional help or decide against suicide...
  10. pmc Experiences in applying skills learned in a Mental Health First Aid training course: a qualitative study of participants' stories
    Anthony F Jorm
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 5:43. 2005
    ..To remedy this, a study was carried out gathering stories from participants in one of the trials, 19-21 months post-training...
  11. doi request reprint Mental health first aid training by e-learning: a randomized controlled trial
    Anthony F Jorm
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:1072-81. 2010
    ..The present study evaluated the effects of Mental Health First Aid training delivered by e-learning on knowledge about mental disorders, stigmatizing attitudes and helping behaviour...
  12. pmc Development of mental health first aid guidelines for deliberate non-suicidal self-injury: a Delphi study
    Claire M Kelly
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 8:62. 2008
    ..Simple first aid guidelines may help members of the public assist people to seek and receive the professional help they require to overcome self-injury...
  13. ncbi request reprint First aid for depression: a Delphi consensus study with consumers, carers and clinicians
    Robyn L Langlands
    ORYGEN Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Affect Disord 105:157-65. 2008
    ..It is unclear how members of the public can best support individuals who are developing a depressive episode before appropriate professional help is received...
  14. pmc Mental health first aid responses of the public: results from an Australian national survey
    Anthony F Jorm
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 5:9. 2005
    ..How they respond to that person (the mental health first aid response) may affect outcomes. However, there is no information on what members of the public might do in such circumstances...
  15. pmc Mental health first aid training of the public in a rural area: a cluster randomized trial [ISRCTN53887541]
    Anthony F Jorm
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 4:33. 2004
    ..However, this was an efficacy trial under relatively ideal conditions. Here we report the results of an effectiveness trial in which the course is given under more typical conditions...
  16. pmc Mental health first aid training in a workplace setting: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN13249129]
    Betty A Kitchener
    Depression and Anxiety Consumer Research Unit, Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 4:23. 2004
    ..This article reports the first randomized controlled trial of this course...
  17. pmc Mental health first aid training for the public: evaluation of effects on knowledge, attitudes and helping behavior
    Betty A Kitchener
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 2:10. 2002
    ..This paper describes the training course and reports an evaluation study looking at changes in knowledge, stigmatizing attitudes and help provided to others...
  18. pmc Youth mental health first aid: a description of the program and an initial evaluation
    Claire M Kelly
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:4. 2011
    ..abstract:..