L J Kirmayer

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Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Culture and somatization: clinical, epidemiological, and ethnographic perspectives
    L J Kirmayer
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, and Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychosom Med 60:420-30. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Attempted suicide among Inuit youth: psychosocial correlates and implications for prevention
    L J Kirmayer
    Department of Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 43:816-22. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Culture and context in the evolutionary concept of mental disorder
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:446-52. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint The future of cultural psychiatry: an international perspective
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 45:438-46. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint The mental health of Aboriginal peoples: transformations of identity and community
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University
    Can J Psychiatry 45:607-16. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Sapir's vision of culture and personality
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Canada
    Psychiatry 64:23-31. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Cultural variations in the clinical presentation of depression and anxiety: implications for diagnosis and treatment
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:22-8; discussion 29-30. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Affective disorders in cultural context
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 24:465-78, vii. 2001

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Culture and somatization: clinical, epidemiological, and ethnographic perspectives
    L J Kirmayer
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, and Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychosom Med 60:420-30. 1998
    ..The cross-cultural prevalence of somatization and the limitations of current nosology and psychiatric theory for interpreting cultural variations in somatization are reviewed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Attempted suicide among Inuit youth: psychosocial correlates and implications for prevention
    L J Kirmayer
    Department of Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 43:816-22. 1998
    ..To identify potential risk and protective factors associated with attempted suicide among Inuit youth, a population known to have a high rate of both attempted and completed suicide in recent years...
  3. ncbi request reprint Culture and context in the evolutionary concept of mental disorder
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:446-52. 1999
    ..Useful refinements of our concepts of disorder have come from analyses of the nature of action and intentionality. What are most needed now are careful analyses of the social embedding of our concepts in cultural knowledge and practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint The future of cultural psychiatry: an international perspective
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 45:438-46. 2000
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  5. ncbi request reprint The mental health of Aboriginal peoples: transformations of identity and community
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University
    Can J Psychiatry 45:607-16. 2000
    ..Cultural psychiatry can contribute to rethinking mental health services and health promotion for indigenous populations and communities...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sapir's vision of culture and personality
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Canada
    Psychiatry 64:23-31. 2001
    ..The close analysis of how cultural and individual meanings interact that is provided by cultural psychiatry has much to offer the wider field of cultural anthropology...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cultural variations in the clinical presentation of depression and anxiety: implications for diagnosis and treatment
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:22-8; discussion 29-30. 2001
    ..Implications of these findings for the recognition and treatment of depressive disorders among culturally diverse populations in primary care and mental health settings are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Affective disorders in cultural context
    L J Kirmayer
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 24:465-78, vii. 2001
    ..This article discusses some implications of these findings for the recognition and treatment of affective disorders among culturally diverse populations in primary care and mental health care settings...