- Reducing mental illness stigma and discrimination - everybody's businessBarbara Hocking
SANE Australia, South Melbourne, Vic
Med J Aust 178:S47-8. 2003..Educational campaigns aimed at people in the community and media personnel could help to demystify mental illness and reduce the portrayal of offensive stereotypes of people with schizophrenia...
- Case managers' attitudes to the physical health of their patientsBrendan Hyland
Centre for Rural Mental Health, Bendigo Health Care Group, Victoria, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:710-4. 2003..To examine the attitudes and practices of case managers working in Area Mental Health Services (AMHS) towards the physical health of people with chronic mental illness...
- Managing schizophrenia in general practiceGrant Blashki
Department of General Practice, Monash University, Victoria
Aust Fam Physician 33:221-7. 2004..The lifetime risk of schizophrenia is about one in 100. It is an illness associated with substantial disability and increased risk of physical illness...
- Australia needs a mental health commissionAlan Rosen
Comprehensive Area Service Psychiatrists Group, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 12:213-9. 2004..It could also promote and advise formally on enhancing community awareness, decreasing stigma and discrimination and improving workforce recruitment and retention...