Sharon Kleintjes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint South African mental health care service user views on priorities for supporting recovery: implications for policy and service development
    Sharon Kleintjes
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Disabil Rehabil 34:2272-80. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Organising for self-advocacy in mental health: experiences from seven African countries
    S Kleintjes
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg) 16:187-95. 2013
  3. pmc An assessment of mental health policy in Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia
    Edwige Faydi
    Mental Health Policy and Service Development, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organisation, Switzerland
    Health Res Policy Syst 9:17. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Mental health care user participation in mental health policy development and implementation in South Africa
    Sharon Kleintjes
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:568-77. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Meeting the millennium development goals in Sub-saharan Africa: what about mental health?
    Sarah Skeen
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:624-31. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Mental health policy in South Africa: development process and content
    Catherine E Draper
    Mental Health and Poverty Project, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 24:342-56. 2009
  7. pmc Barriers to the participation of people with psychosocial disability in mental health policy development in South Africa: a qualitative study of perspectives of policy makers, professionals, religious leaders and academics
    Sharon Kleintjes
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Valkenberg Hospital, Observatory, Cape Town, 7935, South Africa
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:17. 2013
  8. doi request reprint 'Mental health is everybody's business': roles for an intersectoral approach in South Africa
    Sarah Skeen
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:611-23. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Public sector mental health systems in South Africa: inter-provincial comparisons and policy implications
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7700, South Africa
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:393-404. 2010

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint South African mental health care service user views on priorities for supporting recovery: implications for policy and service development
    Sharon Kleintjes
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Disabil Rehabil 34:2272-80. 2012
    ..The paper documents the views of South African mental health care service users on policy directions and service developments that are required to support their recovery...
  2. doi request reprint Organising for self-advocacy in mental health: experiences from seven African countries
    S Kleintjes
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg) 16:187-95. 2013
    ..This paper reports on overarching strategies which supported the establishment and sustainability of 9 mental health self-help organisations in seven African countries...
  3. pmc An assessment of mental health policy in Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia
    Edwige Faydi
    Mental Health Policy and Service Development, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organisation, Switzerland
    Health Res Policy Syst 9:17. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  4. doi request reprint Mental health care user participation in mental health policy development and implementation in South Africa
    Sharon Kleintjes
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:568-77. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Meeting the millennium development goals in Sub-saharan Africa: what about mental health?
    Sarah Skeen
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:624-31. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Mental health policy in South Africa: development process and content
    Catherine E Draper
    Mental Health and Poverty Project, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
    Health Policy Plan 24:342-56. 2009
    ..The aim of this analysis is to describe the content of mental health policy and the process of its development in SA...
  7. pmc Barriers to the participation of people with psychosocial disability in mental health policy development in South Africa: a qualitative study of perspectives of policy makers, professionals, religious leaders and academics
    Sharon Kleintjes
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Valkenberg Hospital, Observatory, Cape Town, 7935, South Africa
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:17. 2013
    ..This paper outlines stakeholder views on environmental barriers that prevent people who live with psychosocial disability from participating in mental health policy development in South Africa...
  8. doi request reprint 'Mental health is everybody's business': roles for an intersectoral approach in South Africa
    Sarah Skeen
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:611-23. 2010
    ..These include the importance of developing programmes alongside legislation, employing targeted awareness-raising to engage sectors, and developing a structured approach to intersectoral action...
  9. doi request reprint Public sector mental health systems in South Africa: inter-provincial comparisons and policy implications
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7700, South Africa
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:393-404. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to document levels of current public sector mental health service provision in South Africa and compare services across provinces, in relation to current national policy and legislation...