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    • Categories That Should Be Removed From Mental Disorders Classifications: Perspectives and Rationales of Clinicians From Eight Countries 

      Robles, Rebeca; Fresan, Ana; Elena Medina-Mora, Maria; Sharan, Pratap; Roberts, Michael C.; Mari, Jair de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Matsumoto, Chihiro; Maruta, Toshimasa; Gureje, Oye; Luis Ayuso-Mateos, Jose; Xiao, Zeping; Reed, Geoffrey M. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2015-03-01)
      ObjectiveTo explore the rationales of mental health professionals (mainly psychiatrists and psychologists) from 8 countries for removing specific diagnostic categories from mental disorders classification systems.MethodAs ...

    • WPA guidance on how to combat stigmatization of psychiatry and psychiatrists 

      Sartorius, Norman; Gaebel, Wolfgang; Cleveland, Helen-Rose; Stuart, Heather; Akiyama, Tsuyoshi; Arboleda-Florez, Julio; Baumann, Anja E.; Gureje, Oye; Jorge, Miguel R. [UNIFESP]; Kastrup, Marianne; Suzuki, Yuriko; Tasman, Allan (Elsevier B.V., 2010-10-01)
      In 2009 the WPA President established a Task Force that was to examine available evidence about the stigmatization of psychiatry and psychiatrists and to make recommendations about action that national psychiatric societies ...

    • WPA guidance on steps, obstacles and mistakes to avoid in the implementation of community mental health care 

      Thornicroft, Graham; Alem, Atalay; Dos Santos, Renato Antunes [UNIFESP]; Barley, Elizabeth; Drake, Robert E.; Gregorio, Guilherme [UNIFESP]; Hanlon, Charlotte; Ito, Hiroto; Latimer, Eric; Law, Ann; Mari, Jair [UNIFESP]; McGeorge, Peter; Padmavati, Ramachandran; Razzouk, Denise [UNIFESP]; Semrau, Maya; Setoya, Yutaro; Thara, Rangaswamy; Wondimagegn, Dawit (Elsevier B.V., 2010-06-01)
      This paper provides guidance on the steps, obstacles and mistakes to avoid in the implementation of community mental health care. The document is intended to be of practical use and interest to psychiatrists worldwide ...