Crick Lund

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc PRIME: A Programme to Reduce the Treatment Gap for Mental Disorders in Five Low- and Middle-Income Countries
    Crick Lund
    University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS Med 9:e1001359. 2012
  2. pmc Research-policy partnerships - experiences of the Mental Health and Poverty Project in Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia
    Tolib N Mirzoev
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ, United Kingdom
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:30. 2012
  3. pmc Mental illness and lost income among adult South Africans
    Crick Lund
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town 7700, South Africa
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:845-51. 2013
  4. doi Mental health services in South Africa: taking stock
    C Lund
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg) 15:402-5. 2012
  5. pmc Mental health policy process: a comparative study of Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia
    Maye A Omar
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9LJ, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:24. 2010
  6. pmc Integrating mental health into primary health care in Zambia: a care provider's perspective
    Lonia Mwape
    Department of Mental Health Nursing, Chainama College of Health Sciences, Lusaka, Zambia
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:21. 2010
  7. pmc Stakeholder perceptions of mental health stigma and poverty in Uganda
    Joshua Ssebunnya
    Department of Mental Health and Community Psychology, Makerere University, Makerere, Uganda
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:5. 2009
  8. doi Poverty and mental disorders: breaking the cycle in low-income and middle-income countries
    Crick Lund
    Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Lancet 378:1502-14. 2011
  9. doi Pathways to inpatient mental health care among people with schizophrenia spectrum disorders in South Africa
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town 7700, South Africa
    Psychiatr Serv 61:235-40. 2010
  10. doi Poverty and common mental disorders in low and middle income countries: A systematic review
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 71:517-28. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc PRIME: A Programme to Reduce the Treatment Gap for Mental Disorders in Five Low- and Middle-Income Countries
    Crick Lund
    University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS Med 9:e1001359. 2012
    b>Crick Lund and colleagues describe their plans for the PRogramme for Improving Mental health carE (PRIME), which aims to generate evidence on implementing and scaling up integrated packages of care for priority mental disorders in primary ..
  2. pmc Research-policy partnerships - experiences of the Mental Health and Poverty Project in Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia
    Tolib N Mirzoev
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ, United Kingdom
    Health Res Policy Syst 10:30. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Mental illness and lost income among adult South Africans
    Crick Lund
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town 7700, South Africa
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:845-51. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between mental disorder and lost income in the first nationally representative psychiatric epidemiology survey in South Africa...
  4. doi Mental health services in South Africa: taking stock
    C Lund
    Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg) 15:402-5. 2012
    ..The agenda for mental health services research needs to shift to a focus on evaluating interventions. With current policy commitment, the time to act and invest in evidence-based mental health services is now...
  5. pmc Mental health policy process: a comparative study of Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia
    Maye A Omar
    Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9LJ, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:24. 2010
    ..It reports comparative findings on the processes for developing and implementing mental health policies in Ghana, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia as part of the Mental Health and Poverty Project...
  6. pmc Integrating mental health into primary health care in Zambia: a care provider's perspective
    Lonia Mwape
    Department of Mental Health Nursing, Chainama College of Health Sciences, Lusaka, Zambia
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:21. 2010
    ..4% of the total health budget. Most of the mental health services provided are curative in nature and based in tertiary health institutions. At primary health care level, there is either absence of, or fragmented health services...
  7. pmc Stakeholder perceptions of mental health stigma and poverty in Uganda
    Joshua Ssebunnya
    Department of Mental Health and Community Psychology, Makerere University, Makerere, Uganda
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 9:5. 2009
    ....
  8. doi Poverty and mental disorders: breaking the cycle in low-income and middle-income countries
    Crick Lund
    Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Lancet 378:1502-14. 2011
    ..This study supports the call to scale up mental health care, not only as a public health and human rights priority, but also as a development priority...
  9. doi Pathways to inpatient mental health care among people with schizophrenia spectrum disorders in South Africa
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town 7700, South Africa
    Psychiatr Serv 61:235-40. 2010
    ....
  10. doi Poverty and common mental disorders in low and middle income countries: A systematic review
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 71:517-28. 2010
    ....
  11. doi A model for community mental health services in South Africa
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Trop Med Int Health 14:1040-7. 2009
    ..To provide a model to estimate human resource needs for community-based mental health services in South Africa...
  12. doi 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...
  13. doi Scaling up child and adolescent mental health services in South Africa: human resource requirements and costs
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:1121-30. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to calculate the human resources and associated costs required to scale up CAMHS in South Africa...
  14. doi 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
    ....
  15. ncbi Norms for mental health services in South Africa
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, 46 Sawkins Road, 7700, Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:587-94. 2006
    ..This study set out to develop a set of service norms for the care of people with severe psychiatric conditions (SPC) in South Africa, to assist the implementation of the new policy...
  16. doi 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...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi Mental health policy development and implementation in four African countries
    Alan J Flisher
    School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    J Health Psychol 12:505-16. 2007
    ..The four countries in which the programme is being conducted represent a variety of scenarios in mental health policy development and implementation...
  19. doi Viewing Uganda's mental health system through a human rights lens
    Sara Cooper
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:578-88. 2010
    ..Promoting and protecting the rights of people with mental disorders has ethical and public health imperatives. A number of policy, legislative and service development initiatives are required...
  20. doi 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...
  21. ncbi Community/hospital indicators in South African public sector mental health services
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 6:181-7. 2003
    ..These indicators are potentially useful for assessing the implementation of policy objectives over time...
  22. ncbi Poverty and mental illness: fact or fiction? A commentary on Das, Do, Friedman, McKenzie & Scott (65:3, 2007, 467-480)
    Joanne Corrigall
    School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Soc Sci Med 66:2061-3; discussion 2064-6. 2008
  23. ncbi Bed/population ratios in South African public sector mental health services
    Crick Lund
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town, RSA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:346-9. 2002
    ..This study documents current bed/population ratios per 100 000 population in public sector mental health services in South Africa...
  24. doi 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
    ....
  25. ncbi Classification systems in psychiatry: diagnosis and global mental health in the era of DSM-5 and ICD-11
    Dan J Stein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 26:493-7. 2013
    ..This article reviews recent work in this area, and suggests potential ways forward for psychiatric nosology, focusing in particular on the need for improved classification approaches for public and global mental health...
  26. pmc Capacity building in global mental health research
    Graham Thornicroft
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 20:13-24. 2012
    ..A case example from the Mental Health and Poverty Project in sub-Saharan Africa illustrates how this approach can be put into practice-in particular, by focusing upon training in core transferrable research skills...
  27. ncbi The impact of antenatal mental distress on functioning and capabilities: views of health care providers and service users in Cape Town, South Africa
    Sumaya Mall
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, Alan J Flisher Centre for Public Mental Health, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa and
    Disabil Rehabil 36:1092-9. 2014
    ..Counselling services have the ability to discuss restrictions in functioning caused by antenatal mental distress with their clients and to offer support for creating capabilities once functioning has improved. ..
  28. pmc Why does mental health not get the attention it deserves? An application of the shiffman and smith framework
    Mark Tomlinson
    Centre for Public Mental Health, Department of Psychology, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    PLoS Med 9:e1001178. 2012
    Mark Tomlinson and Crick Lund analyze why mental health does not garner the international attention, political priority, or funding that it deserves, and offer suggestions to improve the visibility of global mental health.