Daphna Levinson

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating the changes in demand for public mental health services following changes in eligibility: analysis of national survey data
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai St, Jerusalem 91010, Israel
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:19-25. 2009
  2. pmc Cross-national epidemiology of DSM-IV major depressive episode
    Evelyn Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, South Campus, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, NY, USA
    BMC Med 9:90. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of mood and anxiety disorders in the community: results from the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:94-103. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The Israel National Health Survey: issues and methods
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, Mental Health Services Division, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:85-93. 2007
  5. doi request reprint The robustness of the gender effect on help seeking for mental health needs in three subcultures in Israel
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:337-44. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Employment among persons with past and current mood and anxiety disorders in the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai St, Jerusalem, Israel
    Psychiatr Serv 60:655-62. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide ideation, planning and attempts: results from the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:136-43. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month service utilization rates for mental health reasons: data from the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Rivka 29, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:114-25. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts in israel: age by gender analysis of a national emergency departments database
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai St, Jerusalem, Israel
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:97-102. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The SES setting of psychiatric hospitalization in Israel
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:364-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimating the changes in demand for public mental health services following changes in eligibility: analysis of national survey data
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai St, Jerusalem 91010, Israel
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:19-25. 2009
    ..The preparations to provide universal coverage in Israel require estimates of the utilization levels likely to be reached once mental health care becomes a legal right of each resident...
  2. pmc Cross-national epidemiology of DSM-IV major depressive episode
    Evelyn Bromet
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, South Campus, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8790, NY, USA
    BMC Med 9:90. 2011
    ..In this paper, we present data on the prevalence, impairment and demographic correlates of depression from 18 high and low- to middle-income countries in the World Mental Health Survey Initiative...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of mood and anxiety disorders in the community: results from the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:94-103. 2007
    ..To estimate the 12-month and lifetime prevalence rates of mood and anxiety disorders in Israel and their socio-demographic correlates...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Israel National Health Survey: issues and methods
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, Mental Health Services Division, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:85-93. 2007
    ..This paper presents an overview of the methods used in this survey...
  5. doi request reprint The robustness of the gender effect on help seeking for mental health needs in three subcultures in Israel
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:337-44. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Employment among persons with past and current mood and anxiety disorders in the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai St, Jerusalem, Israel
    Psychiatr Serv 60:655-62. 2009
    ..The study examined associations between having a past or current mood or anxiety disorder and being employed in the past month and salary level...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide ideation, planning and attempts: results from the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:136-43. 2007
    ..To establish the lifetime prevalence rates of suicide ideations, plans and attempts, and to identify the conditional risks of suicide attempts following the prior onset of suicide ideation or planning...
  8. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month service utilization rates for mental health reasons: data from the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Rivka 29, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:114-25. 2007
    ..To measure the 12-month utilization rates for mental health reasons in all types of services...
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts in israel: age by gender analysis of a national emergency departments database
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai St, Jerusalem, Israel
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:97-102. 2006
    ..The highest rate for females was 3 years earlier than the highest rate for males. The results lead to the conclusion that women do not attempt suicide more than men, except for 13-26 year olds...
  10. ncbi request reprint The SES setting of psychiatric hospitalization in Israel
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:364-8. 2006
    ..This study examined the relationship between the SES level of localities and psychiatric hospitalization measures to determine the SES place in the planning of mental health services...
  11. ncbi request reprint [National Health Survey 2003-2004 on physical and mental health]
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health
    Harefuah 143:450-2, 460. 2004
    ..The survey will provide the much-needed database for the proposed national reform of mental health services. This article describes the main innovations in the national health survey...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of mental disorders in Israeli adolescents: results from a national mental health survey
    Ilana Farbstein
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:630-9. 2010
    ..The Israel Survey of Mental Health among Adolescents (ISMEHA) was conducted in 2004-2005 in a representative sample of 957 adolescents aged 14-17 and their mothers...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Israel Survey of Mental Health Among Adolescents: aims and methods?
    Ivonne Mansbach-Kleinfeld
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 47:244-53. 2010
    ..This paper reviews the methods used and discusses the strengths and limitations of the survey...
  14. doi request reprint Dropout from outpatient mental health care: results from the Israel National Health Survey
    Yaacov Lerner
    Falk Institute For Mental Health Studies, Kfar Shaul Hospital, Givat Shaul, 91060, Jerusalem, Israel
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:949-55. 2012
    ..To examine the dropout rates from outpatient mental health treatment in the general medical and mental health sectors and to identify the predictors of dropout...
  15. ncbi request reprint Missed chances: primary care practitioners' opportunity to identify, treat and refer adolescents with mental disorders
    Ivonne Mansbach-Kleinfeld
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 48:150-6. 2011
    ..Primary care practitioners (PCP) have then the opportunity to identify and refer these adolescents to specialist services...
  16. ncbi request reprint Common mental disorders among Arab-Israelis: findings from the Israel National Health Survey
    Itzhak Levav
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:104-13. 2007
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  17. doi request reprint Chronic physical conditions and use of health services among persons with mental disorders: results from the Israel National Health Survey
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:226-32. 2008
    ..This study aimed to determine the association between common mental disorders and common chronic physical conditions and the contribution of mental disorders to the likelihood of being a higher user of health services...
  18. pmc Associations of serious mental illness with earnings: results from the WHO World Mental Health surveys
    Daphna Levinson
    Ministry of Health, Mental Health Services, Jerusalem, Israel
    Br J Psychiatry 197:114-21. 2010
    ..Burden-of-illness data, which are often used in setting healthcare policy-spending priorities, are unavailable for mental disorders in most countries...
  19. pmc Who gets mental health treatment from the GP? Results from the Israel National Epidemiological Mental Health Survey
    Yaacov Lerner
    Falk Institute for Mental Health Service Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    Fam Pract 29:561-6. 2012
    ..In view of the pending mental health (MH) reform, an increase in demand of MH services is expected. Primary care physicians will presumably be involved in meeting this expected increased demand...
  20. doi request reprint Service use for mental disorders and unmet need: results from the Israel Survey on Mental Health Among Adolescents
    Ivonne Mansbach-Kleinfeld
    Department of Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai, Jerusalem, Israel
    Psychiatr Serv 61:241-9. 2010
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Reduction in inpatient length of stay and changes in mental health care in Israel over four decades: a national case register study
    Daphna Levinson
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 40:240-7. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking patterns and prevalence of alcohol-abuse and dependence in the Israel National Health Survey
    Yehuda D Neumark
    Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:126-35. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology and other health dimensions among the offspring of Holocaust survivors: results from the Israel National Health Survey
    Itzhak Levav
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:144-51. 2007
    ..However, the two previous epidemiological studies conducted so far failed to show enhanced psychopathology when the children of the Holocaust survivors were compared with suitable controls...
  24. ncbi request reprint Should patients with chronic psychiatric disorders remain in hospital? Results from a service inquiry
    Alexander Grinshpoon
    Mental Health Services, Department of Research and Planning, Ministry of Health, 2 Ben Tabai St Jerusalem, Israel 93591
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 40:268-73. 2003
    ..We may conclude that the policy decision to move the inpatients to a community setting is supported by the fact that the majority of the hostel residents was able to stay away from hospitalization...
  25. ncbi request reprint A Need-based model for determining staffing needs for the public sector outpatient mental health service system
    David Elisha
    Ambulatory Mental Health Services, Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, PO Box 1176, Jerusalem 91010, Israel
    J Behav Health Serv Res 31:324-33. 2004
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  26. ncbi request reprint Editorial: Commentary on Israel's Psychiatric Rehabilitation Law
    Robert E Drake
    Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 48:227-9. 2011
    ..Four international consultants who participated in the workshop offered the following suggestions for potential next steps in Israel...
  27. ncbi request reprint Poverty and psychiatric disorders: a case for action
    Itzhak Levav
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 42:221-2. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders among persons with chronic back or neck pain: results from the World Mental Health Surveys
    Koen Demyttenaere
    Department of Neurosciences and Psychiatry, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Pain 129:332-42. 2007
    ..The association of mental disorders with back/neck pain showed a consistent pattern across both developed and developing countries...
  29. ncbi request reprint The relation between multiple pains and mental disorders: results from the World Mental Health Surveys
    Oye Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Pain 135:82-91. 2008
    ....
  30. pmc Use of mental health services for anxiety, mood, and substance disorders in 17 countries in the WHO world mental health surveys
    Philip S Wang
    Division of Services and Intervention Research, National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Lancet 370:841-50. 2007
    ..We describe mental health care in 17 countries participating in the WHO world mental health (WMH) survey initiative and examine unmet needs for treatment...
  31. pmc Cross-national prevalence and risk factors for suicidal ideation, plans and attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 192:98-105. 2008
    ..Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide; however, the prevalence and risk factors for the immediate precursors to suicide - suicidal ideation, plans and attempts - are not wellknown, especially in low- and middle-income countries...
  32. pmc Mental disorders among adults with asthma: results from the World Mental Health Survey
    Kate M Scott
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:123-33. 2007
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  33. pmc Mental disorders among persons with heart disease - results from World Mental Health surveys
    Johan Ormel
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:325-34. 2007
    ..Consistency across emotional disorders and cultures would suggest that relatively universal mechanisms underlie the association...
  34. ncbi request reprint Israel National Health Survey: new data for planners, clinicians, researchers and the public at large
    Daphna Levinson
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 44:79-80. 2007