Rachel Jenkins

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Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Classification in primary care: experience with current diagnostic systems
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Psychopathology 35:127-31. 2002
  2. pmc Mental health reform in the Russian Federation: an integrated approach to achieve social inclusion and recovery
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 85:858-66. 2007
  3. doi Debt, income and mental disorder in the general population
    R Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Psychol Med 38:1485-93. 2008
  4. pmc Prevalence of psychotic symptoms and their risk factors in urban Tanzania
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2514-25. 2010
  5. ncbi Psychiatric and social aspects of suicidal behaviour in prisons
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, David Goldberg Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London
    Psychol Med 35:257-69. 2005
  6. ncbi Addressing suicide as a public-health problem
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Mental Health Research and Training, Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Lancet 359:813-4. 2002
  7. pmc International migration of doctors, and its impact on availability of psychiatrists in low and middle income countries
    Rachel Jenkins
    Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 5:e9049. 2010
  8. ncbi Making psychiatric epidemiology useful: the contribution of epidemiology to government policy
    R Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:188-200. 2003
  9. ncbi The mental health country profile: background, design and use of a systematic method of appraisal
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London and London School of Hygiene, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 16:31-47. 2004
  10. pmc Common mental disorders and risk factors in urban Tanzania
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2543-58. 2010

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  1. ncbi Classification in primary care: experience with current diagnostic systems
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Psychopathology 35:127-31. 2002
    ..The results of field trials with ICD-10-PHC are summarised here along with recommendations to make classifications and information systems more helpful to upgrade primary care of mental disorders around the world...
  2. pmc Mental health reform in the Russian Federation: an integrated approach to achieve social inclusion and recovery
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 85:858-66. 2007
    ..To facilitate mental health reform in one Russian oblast (region) using systematic approaches to policy design and implementation...
  3. doi Debt, income and mental disorder in the general population
    R Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Psychol Med 38:1485-93. 2008
    ..This study tests the hypothesis that the association between low income and mental disorder is mediated by debt and its attendant financial hardship...
  4. pmc Prevalence of psychotic symptoms and their risk factors in urban Tanzania
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2514-25. 2010
    ..Significantly higher rates of symptoms were found in those who had recently experienced two or more stressful life events, those with CMD and people who had used cannabis in the preceding year...
  5. ncbi Psychiatric and social aspects of suicidal behaviour in prisons
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, David Goldberg Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London
    Psychol Med 35:257-69. 2005
    ..Suicidal behaviour and completed suicide are serious problems within British prisons, leading to significant morbidity and mortality, and are the focus of major efforts towards their prevention...
  6. ncbi Addressing suicide as a public-health problem
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Mental Health Research and Training, Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Lancet 359:813-4. 2002
  7. pmc International migration of doctors, and its impact on availability of psychiatrists in low and middle income countries
    Rachel Jenkins
    Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 5:e9049. 2010
    ..We sought to explore the extent of psychiatric migration...
  8. ncbi Making psychiatric epidemiology useful: the contribution of epidemiology to government policy
    R Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:188-200. 2003
    ..It is therefore important to develop the capacity for policy work in the psychiatric profession by including public health, epidemiology, and policy placements for young psychiatrists...
  9. ncbi The mental health country profile: background, design and use of a systematic method of appraisal
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London and London School of Hygiene, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 16:31-47. 2004
    ..Lastly, it is designed to be a capacity building tool for local stakeholders to enhance situation appraisal, and multisectorial policy development and implementation...
  10. pmc Common mental disorders and risk factors in urban Tanzania
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2543-58. 2010
    ..Significantly higher rates were found among those who had experienced more than three severe life events in the last six months and relationship difficulties and death of a loved one...
  11. ncbi Diabetes, common mental disorders, and disability: findings from the UK National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 69:543-50. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi Predictors of mental health service utilization in the 12 months before imprisonment: analysis of results from a national prisons survey
    Michael Farrell
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, UK
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:548-53. 2006
    ..To describe the self-reported history of health service utilization and help-seeking to those who are drug-dependent in the period of time prior to imprisonment...
  13. pmc Prevalence of common mental disorders in a rural district of Kenya, and socio-demographic risk factors
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, P O Box 35, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1810-9. 2012
    ..Higher rates of illness were found in those who were of older age and those in poor physical health. We conclude that CMDs are common in Kenya and rates are elevated among people who are older, and those in poor health...
  14. doi The treatment of Common Mental Disorders across age groups: results from the 2007 Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Claudia Cooper
    UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences Bloomsbury Campus, 2nd Floor, Charles Bell House, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 127:96-101. 2010
    ..We investigated for the first time in a national survey whether older people were less likely than younger adults with the same symptom severity to receive treatment for Common Mental Disorders (CMD)...
  15. doi Public health significance of mixed anxiety and depression: beyond current classification
    Jayati Das-Munshi
    Section of Epidemiology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 192:171-7. 2008
    ..The public health significance of mixed anxiety-depressive disorder (MADD) and the distinctiveness of its phenomenology have yet to be established...
  16. ncbi Violence and psychiatric morbidity in a national household population--a report from the British Household Survey
    Jeremy Coid
    Forensic Psychiatry Research Unit, Queen Mary College, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 164:1199-208. 2006
    ..Despite public concern, the risks of violence from persons with severe mental illness were very low...
  17. pmc Increased prevalence of insomnia and changes in hypnotics use in England over 15 years: analysis of the 1993, 2000, and 2007 National Psychiatric Morbidity Surveys
    Maria Calem
    King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Sleep 35:377-84. 2012
    ..To investigate changes over 15 years in the prevalence of insomnia and its association with demographic characteristics and hypnotic medication use...
  18. ncbi Age variation in life events and their relationship with common mental disorders in a national survey population
    Vesna Jordanova
    Health Service and Population Research Dept, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:611-6. 2007
    ..Life events (LEs) are recognised to be important risk factors for common mental disorders (CMD). Their prominence may vary across age groups but this issue has received little systematic investigation...
  19. ncbi Personality disorder and cardiovascular disease: results from a national household survey
    Paul Moran
    Health Services Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, De Crespigny Park, London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:69-74. 2007
    ..Little is known about the physical health of personality-disordered people. This study investigated associations between personality disorder and cardiovascular disease in a large, nationally representative sample from Great Britain...
  20. ncbi Obsessive-compulsive disorder: prevalence, comorbidity, impact, and help-seeking in the British National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey of 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1978-85. 2006
    ..The authors aimed to establish obsessive-compulsive disorder prevalence and its clinical typology among adults in private households in Great Britain and to obtain generalizable estimates of impairment and help-seeking...
  21. ncbi Substance misuse and psychiatric comorbidity: an overview of the OPCS National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    M Farrell
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Addict Behav 23:909-18. 1998
    ..Future service planning needs to take account of the striking disparity of prevalence of psychiatric disorders in different subsections of the population...
  22. doi The meaning of reporting forgetfulness: a cross-sectional study of adults in the English 2007 Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    Claudia Cooper
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL, London, UK
    Age Ageing 40:711-7. 2011
    ..Age is the strongest risk factor for dementia and SMI may be a precursor of objective cognitive impairment. We therefore hypothesised that SMI prevalence would rise with age in a non-demented population...
  23. ncbi Insomnia comorbidity and impact and hypnotic use by age group in a national survey population aged 16 to 74 years
    Robert Stewart
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, UK
    Sleep 29:1391-7. 2006
    ..To compare age-group differences in somatic/psychiatric comorbidity, impact, and pharmacotherapy associated with sleep disturbance across a broad adult age range...
  24. doi Mental health care reforms in Europe: Rehabilitation and social inclusion of people with mental illness in Russia
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, P O 35, David Goldberg Building, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 61:222-4. 2010
    ..Links with local employment services are weak. To promote social inclusion, steps must be taken to encourage and facilitate cooperation and collaboration between the MSECs, employment services, and medical services...
  25. ncbi Obsessive-compulsive disorder and personality disorder: evidence from the British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Botucatu Medical School, UNESP, Botucatu, Brazil, and Department of Forensic Psychiatry, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:862-7. 2006
    ..We analysed the prevalence of screen positive personality disorder in a representative sample of adults with OCD living in private households in the UK...
  26. doi Health of national service veterans: an analysis of a community-based sample using data from the 2007 Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey of England
    Charlotte Woodhead
    Academic Centre for Defence Mental Health, Weston Education Centre, King s College London, Cutcombe Rd, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:559-66. 2011
    ..The compulsory nature of national service sets these veterans apart from younger veterans...
  27. pmc Psychotic symptoms in Kenya--prevalence, risk factors, and relationship with common mental disorders
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, PO 35, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1748-56. 2012
    ..We conclude that single psychotic symptoms are relatively common in rural Kenya and rates are elevated in those with CMD, poor physical health and poor housing...
  28. pmc Persecutory ideation and insomnia: findings from the second British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity
    Daniel Freeman
    King s College London, Department of Psychology, PO Box 077, Institute of Psychiatry, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Psychiatr Res 44:1021-6. 2010
    ..Longitudinal studies of insomnia and paranoia, and tests of the effects of sleep interventions on levels of paranoia, are now required to examine causality...
  29. ncbi Income-related inequality in mental health in Britain: the concentration index approach
    Roshni Mangalore
    Personal Social Services Research Unit, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK
    Psychol Med 37:1037-45. 2007
    ..We aimed to measure income-related inequality in the distribution of psychiatric disorders and to compare with inequality in other health domains...
  30. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of self-reported psychotic symptoms in the British population
    Louise C Johns
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:298-305. 2004
    ..The psychosis phenotype is generally thought of as a categorical entity. However, there is increasing evidence that psychosis exists in the population as a continuum of severity rather than an all-or-none phenomenon...
  31. ncbi The National Psychiatric Morbidity Surveys of Great Britain--initial findings from the household survey
    R Jenkins
    The Mental Health Division, Department of Health, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University College London Medical School, Office of Population Censuses and Surveys, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:29-42. 2003
    ..For the first time, the survey provides data on the prevalence and correlates of psychiatric disorder on a nationwide sample that can be used to inform equitable and effective national psychiatric services...
  32. ncbi Knowledge and practice of help-seeking for treatment of mental disorders in Pemba Island, Zanzibar
    Ilyas Mirza
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Trop Doct 36:140-4. 2006
    ..This provides evidence that there is considerable reliance on traditional care for the treatment of mental disorders. It is therefore important for the health services to be in dialogue with the traditional healers...
  33. ncbi Primary mental health care in rural Punjab, Pakistan: providers, and user perspectives of the effectiveness of treatments
    Ilyas Mirza
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 63:593-7. 2006
    ..Further work should include improving mental health literacy with special reference to treatments available for mental health problems...
  34. ncbi Drug use and initiation in prison: results from a national prison survey in England and Wales
    A Boys
    National Addiction Centre, Kings College London, UK
    Addiction 97:1551-60. 2002
    ..To investigate heroin and cocaine use in a sample of British prisoners, and to explore the characteristics of inmates who use these drugs for the first time while in prison...
  35. doi Ethnic inequalities in the use of health services for common mental disorders in England
    Claudia Cooper
    Department of Mental Health Sciences Bloomsbury Campus, UCL, 67 73 Riding House Street, 2nd Floor, Charles Bell House, London, W1W 7EJ, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:685-92. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate whether minority ethnic people were less likely to receive treatment for mental health problems than the white population were, controlling for symptom severity...
  36. pmc Integration of mental health into primary care and community health working in Kenya: context, rationale, coverage and sustainability
    Rachel Jenkins
    Professor of Epidemiology and International Mental Health Policy Director of WHO Collaborating Centre, Kings College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Ment Health Fam Med 7:37-47. 2010
    ..So far 1877 health workers have been trained. The paper describes the multiple challenges faced by the project, and reviews the mechanisms deployed which have strengthened its impact and sustainability to date...
  37. ncbi Eliciting explanatory models of common mental disorders using the Short Explanatory Model Interview (SEMI) Urdu adaptation--a pilot study
    Ilyas Mirza
    Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London
    J Pak Med Assoc 56:461-3. 2006
    ....
  38. ncbi Depression and common mental disorders in lone parents: results of the 2000 National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    C Cooper
    UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London, UK
    Psychol Med 38:335-42. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine the relative contributions of financial strain and decreased social support to the excess of depression and common mental disorders (CMD) in lone parents...
  39. ncbi Collective approaches for the control of depression in England
    J Paton
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training for Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:423-8. 2001
    ..The impact of these strategies is difficult to assess and will not be apparent until the national psychiatric morbidity study is repeated in 2001. The overall suicide rate fell by 11.7% in five years...
  40. doi Mental health and the development agenda in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Rachel Jenkins
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, P O 35, David Goldberg Building, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 61:229-34. 2010
    ..In summary, partnerships, underpinned by collaborative training, research, and mutual dialogue with other health and nonhealth sectors, are needed...
  41. pmc Mental health policy and development in Egypt - integrating mental health into health sector reforms 2001-9
    Rachel Jenkins
    Department of Health Services and Population Research, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:17. 2010
    ..This paper describes the aims, methodology and implementation of the mental health reforms and mental health policy in Egypt 2002-2009...
  42. ncbi Psychosis and drug dependence: results from a national survey of prisoners
    M Farrell
    National Addiction Centre, London Royal Free and University College Medical School, London
    Br J Psychiatry 181:393-8. 2002
    ..The links between drug use and psychosis are of major aetiological and prognostic significance. Psychosis and drug dependence frequently co-occur within the prison population, providing the opportunity to study this link more closely...
  43. ncbi Nicotine, alcohol and drug dependence and psychiatric comorbidity. Results of a national household survey
    M Farrell
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Maudsley Hospital, 4 Windsor Walk, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 179:432-7. 2001
    ..There is a well-recognised relationship between substance use disorders and other psychiatric disorders. This relationship has been well documented in a range of population-based studies...
  44. ncbi British Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    R Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:14-8. 2003
  45. ncbi Building a picture of psychiatric morbidity in a nation: a decade of epidemiological surveys in Great Britain
    N Singleton
    Office for National Statistics, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:19-28. 2003
  46. ncbi Substance misuse and psychiatric comorbidity: an overview of the OPCS National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    M Farrell
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Maudsley Hospital, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:43-9. 2003
    ..Future service planning needs to take account of the striking disparity of prevalence of psychiatric disorders in different subsections of the population...
  47. ncbi Nicotine, alcohol and drug dependence, and psychiatric comorbidity--results of a national household survey
    M Farrell
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:50-6. 2003
    ..There is a clear relationship between dependence on nicotine, alcohol, and drugs and other psychiatric morbidity...
  48. ncbi Psychiatric morbidity and substance use in young people aged 13-15 years: results from the Child and Adolescent Survey of Mental Health
    A Boys
    National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:509-17. 2003
    ..Psychoactive substance use is strongly associated with psychiatric morbidity in both adults and adolescents...
  49. ncbi Lone mothers, social exclusion and depression
    S Targosz
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University College London Medical School, WHO Collaborating Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, South London
    Psychol Med 33:715-22. 2003
    ..In this paper, data from the British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity are used to assess depressive disorders and markers of social disadvantage in women bringing up children on their own...
  50. ncbi Neurotic disorders and the receipt of psychiatric treatment
    P Bebbington
    The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, RF and UCL Medical School, Institute of Psychiatry and Office for National Statistics, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:108-14. 2003
    ..In many cases, this must represent unmet needs with a strong claim on health resources. There are also inequalities in the receipt of treatment, although the major influence is the severity of disorder...
  51. pmc Integrating mental health into primary care in Sverdlovsk
    Rachel Jenkins
    Director WHO Collaborating Centre and Professor of Epidemiology and International Mental Health Policy, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Ment Health Fam Med 6:29-36. 2009
    ..While careful adaptation will be needed, the approach adopted here may also hold useful lessons for policy makers seeking to integrate mental health within primary care in other contexts and settings...
  52. ncbi The influence of age and sex on the prevalence of depressive conditions: report from the National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity
    P Bebbington
    The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University College London Medical School, Institute of Psychiatry and Office of National Statistics, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:74-83. 2003
    ..This may be linked to the menopause, and our attempts to explain it in terms of obvious conditions among social variables were not successful. More specific studies are required to clarify the finding...
  53. ncbi The National Psychiatric Morbidity Surveys of Great Britain--strategy and methods
    R Jenkins
    Mental Health Division, Department of Health, Department of Psychiatry, University College London Medical School, Office of Population Censuses and Surveys, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:5-13. 2003
    ..These surveys provide a possible model for similar surveys in other countries...
  54. ncbi Unequal access and unmet need: neurotic disorders and the use of primary care services
    P Bebbington
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, RF and UCL Medical School, Institute of Psychiatry and Office for National Statistics, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:115-22. 2003
    ..The most salient finding from our study is that even people suffering from high levels of psychiatric symptoms very often do not have contact with professionals who might help them...
  55. pmc Integration of mental health into primary care in Kenya
    Rachel Jenkins
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, London, UK
    World Psychiatry 9:118-20. 2010
    ..The project experience may be useful for other countries also wishing to conduct similar sustainable training and supervision programmes...
  56. pmc Developing and implementing mental health policy in Zanzibar, a low income country off the coast of East Africa
    Rachel Jenkins
    Department of Health Services and Population Research, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, David Goldberg Centre, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:6. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  57. ncbi Non-fatal suicidal behaviour among prisoners
    H Meltzer
    Office for National Statistics, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:148-9. 2003
  58. ncbi The reluctance to seek treatment for neurotic disorders
    H Meltzer
    Office for National Statistics, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:123-8. 2003
    ..The attitudes detected in our subjects with neurotic disorder help to explain why people do not always seek effective help for their mental disorders, and are indicators of a worrying public education gap that will be hard to bridge...
  59. pmc Health system challenges to integration of mental health delivery in primary care in Kenya--perspectives of primary care health workers
    Rachel Jenkins
    Epidemiology and Mental Health Policy, WHO Collaborating Centre Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:368. 2013
    ..This paper uses focus group methodology to explore health worker perspectives on the challenges posed to integration of mental health into primary care by generic health system weakness...
  60. doi Public-academic partnerships: Improving human resource provision for mental health in Somaliland
    Rebecca J Syed Sheriff
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, United Kingdom, SE5 8AF
    Psychiatr Serv 61:225-7. 2010
    ..The authors describe how careful planning has permitted the collaboration to evolve to allow mental health services to become embedded into activities that strengthen the Somaliland health sector...
  61. pmc Mental health policy in Kenya -an integrated approach to scaling up equitable care for poor populations
    David Kiima
    Department of Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:19. 2010
    ..This project sought to meet these challenges, aiming to introduce sustainable mental health policy and implementation across the country, within the context of extremely scarce resources...
  62. ncbi Why people do not take their psychotropic drugs as prescribed: results of the 2000 National Psychiatric Morbidity Survey
    C Cooper
    UCL, Department of Mental Health Sciences, London, UK
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 116:47-53. 2007
    ..We examined the prevalence and determinants of the reasons given for non-adherence to psychiatric medication in a representative community survey...
  63. ncbi The impact of personality disorder in UK primary care: a 1-year follow-up of attenders
    P Moran
    Section of Epidemiology and General Practice, WHO Collaborating Centre and RCGP Unit for Mental Health Education, Institute of Psychiatry, London
    Psychol Med 31:1447-54. 2001
    ..The GP ratings of personality disorder were strongly associated with adverse perceptions of the patient's consulting behaviour...
  64. ncbi An evaluation of UK secondary data sources for the study of childhood obesity, physical activity and diet
    A Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 34:701-9. 2008
    ..This study assesses the potential of secondary datasets for measuring recent and future trends in childhood obesity, physical activity and diet in the UK, at national, regional and sub-regional levels, and in relation to inequalities...
  65. ncbi Relationship between parental psychopathology, parenting strategies and child mental health--findings from the GB national study
    Panos Vostanis
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:509-14. 2006
    ..As most previous studies included clinical samples, the purpose of this study was to establish the relationship between parental psychopathology and parenting strategies with child psychiatric disorders in a national survey population...
  66. ncbi The mental health policy template: domains and elements for mental health policy formulation
    Clare Townsend
    Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, Wacol, Queensland, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 16:18-23. 2004
    ..The Mental Health Policy Template and the work of the Consortium for Mental Health Services will be presented and the future role of the template in mental health policy development and reform in developing countries will be discussed...
  67. doi The mental wealth of nations
    John Beddington
    Government Office for Science, London
    Nature 455:1057-60. 2008
    ..Countries must learn how to capitalize on their citizens' cognitive resources if they are to prosper, both economically and socially. Early interventions will be key...
  68. ncbi The appropriateness and use of focus group methodology across international mental health communities
    Klaas Schilder
    Consortium Center for Public Mental Health, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int Rev Psychiatry 16:24-30. 2004
    ..The findings and experiences with utilizing this methodology were incorporated in subsequent data collections...
  69. ncbi The International Consortium on Mental Health Policy and Services: objectives, design and project implementation
    Walter Gulbinat
    Global Network for Research in Mental and Neurological Health, Lichtenstein, Germany
    Int Rev Psychiatry 16:5-17. 2004
    ....
  70. pmc Risk factors, prevalence, and treatment of anxiety and depressive disorders in Pakistan: systematic review
    Ilyas Mirza
    Royal London Hospital St Clement s, London E3 4LL
    BMJ 328:794. 2004
    ..To assess the available evidence on the prevalence, aetiology, treatment, and prevention of anxiety and depressive disorders in Pakistan...
  71. ncbi Social capital
    Rachel Jenkins
    Lancet 362:1422. 2003
  72. ncbi Social inequalities and the common mental disorders: a systematic review of the evidence
    Tom Fryers
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:229-37. 2003
    ..This study reviews the published evidence on the links between conventional markers of social position and the common mental disorders in developed countries...
  73. ncbi Social position and the common mental disorders with disability: estimates from the National Psychiatric Survey of Great Britain
    David Melzer
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:238-43. 2003
    ..This project aimed to estimate effect sizes and independence of social position markers as risk factors for common mental disorders. Disorders with disability were examined to identify groups with high clinical and policy priority...
  74. ncbi Ethnic differences in prisoners. 2: risk factors and psychiatric service use
    Jeremy Coid
    Department of Psychological Medicine, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London
    Br J Psychiatry 181:481-7. 2002
    ..The high rates of psychiatric morbidity in prisoners vary between ethnic groups...
  75. ncbi Ethnic differences in prisoners. 1: criminality and psychiatric morbidity
    Jeremy Coid
    Department of Psychological Medicine, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London
    Br J Psychiatry 181:473-80. 2002
    ..In England and Wales, persons of African-Caribbean origin are more likely to be both imprisoned and admitted to secure hospitals...
  76. ncbi The National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity among prisoners and the future of prison healthcare
    Jeremy Coid
    St Bartholomew s Hospital, William Harvey House, 61 Bartholomew Close, London EC1A 7BE
    Med Sci Law 42:245-50. 2002
    ..The ultimate test of the survey will be whether it provides a benchmark to evaluate the future effectiveness of the new policy changes...
  77. ncbi Pakistan mental health country profile
    Salman Karim
    School of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 16:83-92. 2004
    ..A favourable political will and the help of international institutions like the World Health Organization are required to achieve these aims...
  78. ncbi Psychosis, victimisation and childhood disadvantage: evidence from the second British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity
    Paul E Bebbington
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, 48 Riding House Street, London W1N 8EY, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:220-6. 2004
    ..Adverse early circumstances may be more common in people who later develop psychotic disorders...
  79. ncbi Treatment seeking by individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder from the british psychiatric morbidity survey of 2000
    Albina R Torres
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Distrito de Rubião Jr, Botucatú São Paulo, Brazil, 18618 970
    Psychiatr Serv 58:977-82. 2007
    ..However, data on treatment seeking from community samples are scant. This study analyzed service use by adults with OCD living in private households in Great Britain...
  80. ncbi Violence and psychiatric morbidity in the national household population of Britain: public health implications
    Jeremy Coid
    Forensic Psychiatry Research Unit, St Bartholomew s Hospital, William Harvey House, 61 Bartholomew Close, London ECIA 7BE, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 189:12-9. 2006
    ..It is unclear whether psychiatric morbidity contributes to the small proportion of the population responsible for a large percentage of antisocial behaviour, including violence...
  81. doi The epidemiology of chronic fatigue, physical illness, and symptoms of common mental disorders: a cross-sectional survey from the second British National Survey of Psychiatric Morbidity
    Norio Watanabe
    Department of Psychiatry and Cognitive Behavioral Medicine, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
    J Psychosom Res 64:357-62. 2008
    ..The study aimed to describe the prevalence of chronic fatigue in the general population and to investigate the extent to which its association with physical illness was independent of other symptoms of common mental disorders...
  82. doi Public perceptions, explanatory models and service utilisation regarding mental illness and mental health care in Kenya
    Florence A Muga
    University of Papua New Guinea, NCD, Papua New Guinea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:469-76. 2008
    ..This discrepancy could have impeded the implementation of the 1994 policy...
  83. doi Patterns of suicide by occupation in England and Wales: 2001-2005
    Howard Meltzer
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 193:73-6. 2008
    ..Suicide rates vary by occupation but this relationship has not been frequently studied...
  84. ncbi Primary group size, social support, gender and future mental health status in a prospective study of people living in private households throughout Great Britain
    Traolach S Brugha
    University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Brandon Mental Health Unit, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Psychol Med 35:705-14. 2005
    ..Previous research suggests that associations between social network size and later common mental disorder status may differ according to sex and initial mental state...
  85. ncbi Trends in service use and treatment for mental disorders in adults throughout Great Britain
    Traolach S Brugha
    Brandon Mental Health Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:378-84. 2004
    ..Trends in health treatments and outcomes in the general population may be used to monitor achievement of health targets...
  86. ncbi Psychosis in the community and in prisons: a report from the British National Survey of psychiatric morbidity
    Traolach Brugha
    University of Leicester, Department of Health Sciences, Brandon Mental Health Unit, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Rd, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 162:774-80. 2005
    ..The authors compared two samples of subjects 16-64 years of age: those from the general population of residents in Great Britain and prisoners in England and Wales...
  87. ncbi Risk factors and the prevalence of neurosis and psychosis in ethnic groups in Great Britain
    Traolach Brugha
    University of Leicester, Section of Social and Epidemiological Psychiatry, Department of Health Sciences, Brandon Mental Health Unit, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 39:939-46. 2004
    ..Our aim was to examine whether variations in the prevalence of neurosis and psychosis between ethnic minorities throughout Great Britain are explained by social disadvantage...
  88. ncbi Health system factors impacting on delivery of mental health services in Russia: multi-methods study
    David McDaid
    LSE Health and Social Care, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, United Kingdom
    Health Policy 79:144-52. 2006
    ..To evaluate how the regulatory environment and health system organisation, financing and provider payment systems influence the delivery of mental health services in the Sverdlovsk region of the Russian Federation...
  89. pmc Mental health in post-communist countries
    Rachel Jenkins
    BMJ 331:173-4. 2005
  90. ncbi I'm from the government and you want me to invest in mental health promotion. Well why should I?
    Rob Moodie
    Victorian Health Promotion Foundation, VicHealth, Carlton, Australia
    Promot Educ . 2005
  91. doi Training, attitudes and practice of district health workers in Kenya
    Florence A Muga
    University of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:477-82. 2008
    ..However, effective implementation of this policy was likely to be influenced by the degree to which the training, attitudes and practice of health staff was consistent with and supportive of the mental health policy...
  92. ncbi Predictors of efficacy in depression prevention programmes. Meta-analysis
    Eva Jané-Llopis
    Prevention Research Centre, Department of Clinical Psychology and Personality, Nijmegen University, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 183:384-97. 2003
    ..Worldwide, 340 million people are affected by depression, with high comorbid, social and economic costs...
  93. ncbi Mental health in development: re-emphasising the link
    Oye Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ibadan, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Lancet 369:447-9. 2007