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  1. People with an intellectual disability experience higher rates of mental health problems, but experience significant barriers to receiving professional help. Increasing the knowledge and skills of those who suppo...

    Authors: Kathy S. Bond, Fairlie A. Cottrill, Louise Kelly, Joan Broughan, Kimberley Davies, Anna M. Ross and Claire M. Kelly
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:28
  2. Panic attacks and panic disorder can have a major impact on the mental health and wellbeing of those who experience them. People with recurrent panic attacks have increased odds of developing a mental disorder an...

    Authors: Kathryn J. Chalmers, Alyssia Rossetto, Nicola J. Reavley, Anthony F. Jorm, Betty A. Kitchener, Claire M. Kelly, Amy J. Morgan, Kathy S. Bond and Fairlie A. Cottrill
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:136
  3. Substance use problems have a major impact on the physical and mental health of individuals, families and communities. Early intervention may have a positive effect on recovery and treatment outcomes for those wi...

    Authors: Judith Wright, Kathryn J. Chalmers, Alyssia Rossetto, Nicola J. Reavley, Claire M. Kelly and Anthony F. Jorm
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2024 12:70
  4. Psychotic illnesses can have a major impact on those who experience them. Timely treatment for psychosis is important and friends, family members and the public can be a facilitating factor in social support and ...

    Authors: Fairlie A. Cottrill, Kathy S. Bond, Fiona L. Blee, Claire M. Kelly, Betty A. Kitchener, Anthony F. Jorm and Nicola J. Reavley
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:29
  5. This study has resulted in a more comprehensive set of guidelines than the original version, with the endorsement of 103 helping actions, compared to 65 previously. The updated guidelines better represent the com...

    Authors: Kathryn J. Chalmers, Anthony F. Jorm, Claire M. Kelly, Nicola J. Reavley, Kathy S. Bond, Fairlie A. Cottrill and Judith Wright
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2020 8:105
  6. Disasters have affected the physical and mental health of people around the world. Since nurses are frontlines in disasters, it seems necessary to prepare for this responsibility. This study investigates the effe...

    Authors: Sayed Mohammad Sadegh Madani, Ali Bahramnejad, Zahra Farsi, Azizeh Alizadeh and Maryam Azizi
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2024 12:194
  7. The effects of problem gambling are wide-ranging, affecting many aspects of health and negatively impacting the person who gambles, their family and friends, and their community. People experiencing problem gambl...

    Authors: Kathy S. Bond, Fairlie A. Cottrill, Amy J. Morgan, Kathryn J. Chalmers, Julia N. Lyons, Alyssia Rossetto, Claire M. Kelly, Louise Kelly, Nicola J. Reavley and Anthony F. Jorm
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:78
  8. Listen Protect Connect (LPC), a school-based program of Psychological First Aid delivered by non-mental health professionals, is...

    Authors: Marizen Ramirez, Karisa Harland, Maisha Frederick, Rhoda Shepherd, Marleen Wong and Joseph E Cavanaugh
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2013 1:26

    The Erratum to this article has been published in BMC Psychology 2014 2:45

  9. Depressive disorder is ranked as the largest contributor to non-fatal health burden. However, with prompt treatment, outcomes can improve. Family and friends are well placed to recognise the signs of depression a...

    Authors: Kathy S. Bond, Fairlie A. Cottrill, Fiona L. Blee, Claire M. Kelly, Betty A. Kitchener and Anthony F. Jorm
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2019 7:37
  10. The role and demands of studying nursing and medicine involve specific stressors that may contribute to an increased risk for mental health problems. Stigma is a barrier to help-seeking for mental health problems...

    Authors: Kathy S Bond, Anthony F Jorm, Betty A Kitchener and Nicola J Reavley
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2015 3:11
  11. Mental health problems are common in the workplace, but workers affected by such problems are not always well supported by managers and co-workers. Guidelines exist for the public on how to provide mental health

    Authors: Nataly Bovopoulos, Anthony F. Jorm, Kathy S. Bond, Anthony D. LaMontagne, Nicola J. Reavley, Claire M. Kelly, Betty A. Kitchener and Angela Martin
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2016 4:41
  12. The Mental Health Support Scale for Adolescents...(MHSSA) is a criterion-referenced measure of adolescents’ supportive intentions towards peers with mental health problems, which was developed for use in evaluati...

    Authors: Shurong Lu, Laura M. Hart, Anthony F. Jorm, Karen Gregg, Maxine Gross, Andrew J. Mackinnon and Amy J. Morgan
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2023 11:193
  13. Gambling problems appear to be more prevalent in the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population than in the non-Indigenous population. Although gambling harms can be significant, treatment-see...

    Authors: Kathy S Bond, Katrina M. Dart, Anthony F. Jorm, Claire M. Kelly, Betty A. Kitchener and Nicola J. Reavley
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2017 5:27
  14. We believe that major steps can be taken towards Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) prevention through identifying the relevant factors that are apt to predict risky behavior. The main purpose of the pr...

    Authors: Ali Zakiei, Ebrahim Norouzi‬, Seyed Ramin Ghasemi, Saeid Komasi, Masoumeh Rostampour and Habibolah Khazaie
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:132
  15. People with HIV have always faced stigma and discrimination. Given the numerous papers that have addressed the psychological and social risk factors in spreading HIV, a pressing question is whether individuals...

    Authors: Morteza Mehraeen, Mohammadreza Heydari, Kamran B. Lankarani, Hassan Joulaei and Marjan Faghih
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:13
  16. Recently, extensive research has been reported the higher rate of depression and anxiety among people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHAs) as compared to the general population. However, no single study has been carr...

    Authors: Zahra Bagheri, Pegah Noorshargh, Zahra Shahsavar and Peyman Jafari
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:42
  17. Social support consists of receipt and provision in the interpersonal exchange process. Many studies have explored and verified the effect of received social support. This study focuses on whether and when soc...

    Authors: Zhongyi Xin
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2023 11:291
  18. The mental health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantining on children and young people (CYP) living in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) has yet to be fully comprehended. CYP in LMICs are at ut...

    Authors: Darren Sharpe, Mohsen Rajabi, Clement Chileshe, Sitali Mayamba Joseph, Ibrahim Sesay, James Williams and Siraj Sait
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:79
  19. Novel nicotine delivery devices (NNDDs) are a safer alternative to combustible tobacco smoking. Understanding what factors can facilitate people who smoke to use NNDDs can inform intervention design and public...

    Authors: Gill Kinchen, Sharon Cox, Dimitra Kale and Lion Shahab
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:190
  20. Sick-leave rates are high due to stress-related illnesses, but little is still known about the process of recovery from these conditions. The aim of this study was to explore the experiences of the recovery pr...

    Authors: Ingela Aronsson, Anna Stigsdotter Neely, Carl-Johan Boraxbekk, Therese Eskilsson and Hanna M. Gavelin
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2024 12:248
  21. This research examines the nuanced challenges confronting Chinese university students within the dynamic milieu of Chinese education. The study comprehensively investigates factors encompassing educational pro...

    Authors: Qinglei Wang, Nor Eeza Zainal Abidin, Mohd Salleh Aman, Nina Wang, Luhong Ma and Pan Liu
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2024 12:89
  22. Self-assessment (SA) can provide students with opportunities to self-evaluate, or make judgments about their learning process and products of learning. Regarding the importance of SA, this survey pursued to ex...

    Authors: Mubarak S. Aldosari and Haroon N. Alsager
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2023 11:434
  23. Polygamy is commonly referred to as the union of a man with multiple women or the practice of having more than one wife at a time. In Ethiopia, polygamy has practiced in all regions. In particular, the stress ...

    Authors: Nebiyu Mengistu, Seid Shumye, Tinsae Shemelise Tesfaye, Sleshi Haile, Yesuneh Bayisa, Solomon Yimer, Moges Tadesse, Tesfalidet Markos, Derebe Madoro, Dawit Getachew Assefa, Wondwosen Molla, Lulu Abebe, Alemayehu Molla, Aregahegn Wudneh and Bereket Duko
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:40

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Psychology 2022 10:191

  24. Gambling is an enjoyable recreational pursuit for many people. However, for some it can lead to significant harms. The Delphi expert consensus method was used to develop guidelines for how a concerned family m...

    Authors: Kathy S. Bond, Anthony F. Jorm, Helen E. Miller, Simone N. Rodda, Nicola J. Reavley, Claire M. Kelly and Betty A. Kitchener
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2016 4:6
  25. Many students feel uncomfortable when obliged to communicate in English. Students’ fear of speaking English is influenced by psychological reasons such as the fear of failing, being misunderstood, and making g...

    Authors: Lei Li and Tahereh Heydarnejad
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2024 12:7
  26. Contextual cues play an important role in facilitating behaviour change. They not only support memory but may also help to make the new behaviour automatic through the formation of new routines. However, previ...

    Authors: Katarzyna Stawarz, Benjamin Gardner, Anna Cox and Ann Blandford
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2020 8:29
  27. Universities are constantly searching for best practices to promote sustainability when it comes to educating students of the English language. Although this area of study has recently gained the attention of ...

    Authors: Fenghua Tang
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2024 12:144
  28. Stress-related disorders are a growing public health concern. While stress is a natural and adaptive process, chronic exposure to stressors can lead to dysregulation and take a cumulative toll on physical and ...

    Authors: Nikos Kogias, Dirk E. M. Geurts, Florian Krause, Anne E. M. Speckens and Erno J. Hermans
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2023 11:194
  29. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about significant changes in the educational landscape, with a significant shift towards e-learning and remote teaching practices. As such, it has become increasingly importan...

    Authors: Jiuxiang Li and Rufeng Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2024 12:163
  30. Several studies have assessed the Quality of Life (QoL) in Deaf and hard-of-hearing (DHH) children and adolescents. The findings from these studies, however, vary from DHH children reporting lower QoL than the...

    Authors: Chris Margaret Aanondsen, Thomas Jozefiak, Kerstin Heiling, Stian Lydersen and Tormod Rimehaug
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:89
  31. This study explores the potential of TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) in encouraging attitudinal change and long-term learning and how digital technology might influence this process. Th...

    Authors: Fu Chen, Yanhong Gao and Xin Wang
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2023 11:320
  32. This study tested the efficacy of AFFIRM, a brief affirmative cognitive-behavioural group intervention tailored to reduce psychosocial distress and improve coping among sexual and gender minority adolescents a...

    Authors: Shelley L. Craig, Andrew D. Eaton, Vivian W. Y. Leung, Gio Iacono, Nelson Pang, Frank Dillon, Ashley Austin, Rachael Pascoe and Cheryl Dobinson
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:94
  33. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a broad influence on health and society across the globe, especially on the education sector as its educators have had to continue the provision of teaching and learning opportuni...

    Authors: Ittipaat Suwathanpornkul, Chawapon Sarnkhaowkhom, Manaathar Tulmethakaan, Panida Sakuntanak and Orn-uma Charoensuk
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2023 11:232
  34. The Kessler Psychological Distress Scale (K-10) is a short screening tool developed to identify, with good sensitivity, non-specific psychological distress in the general population. Sensitivity and specificit...

    Authors: Jacob Hoffman, Qhama Cossie, Amantia A. Ametaj, Hannah H. Kim, Roxanne James, Rocky E. Stroud, Anne Stevenson, Zukiswa Zingela, Dan J. Stein and Bizu Gelaye
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:177
  35. Hikikomori is a phenomenon describing people who exhibit behaviors of self-secluding themselves at home for long durations of time and usually only having face-to-face social interactions with none other than ...

    Authors: Jolene Y. K. Yung, Victor Wong, Grace W. K. Ho and Alex Molassiotis
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2021 9:104
  36. The mental health and TB syndemic is a topic that remains under-researched with a significant gap in acknowledging and recognizing patient experiences, particularly in the sub-Saharan African region. In this q...

    Authors: T. Mainga, M. Gondwe, I. Mactaggart, R. C. Stewart, K. Shanaube, H. Ayles and V. Bond
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:179
  37. Infant mental health represents a significant public health issue. The transition to parenthood provides optimal opportunities for supporting parenting competence. Especially parental mentalization, i.e. the c...

    Authors: Mette Skovgaard Væver, Marianne Thode Krogh, Anne Christine Stuart, Eva Back Madsen, Tina Wahl Haase and Ida Egmose
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:223

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