- How symptom manifestations affect help seeking for mental health problems among Chinese AmericansWinnie W Kung
Graduate School of Social Service, Fordham University, New York, New York 10023 7484, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 196:46-54. 2008..The overall picture indicates that somatic expression of distress is a major impetus to help seeking, which happens to concur with the cultural conceptualization and subjective embodied experience of mental disorders among Chinese...
- Integrating psychiatry and primary care improves acceptability to mental health services among Chinese AmericansAlbert Yeung
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:256-60. 2004..3, P<.001) in the previous 12 months. Integrating psychiatry and primary care is effective in improving access to mental health services and in increasing treatment engagement among low-income immigrant Chinese Americans...
- Outcomes of recognizing depressed Chinese American patients in primary careAlbert Yeung
Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Int J Psychiatry Med 35:213-24. 2005..This study aims to examine the effect of identifying Chinese American patients as having major depressive disorder (MDD) to their primary care physicians (PCPs) on the latter's attention given to the treatment of depression...