Challenging the Movement for Global Mental Health: Do Nonwestern Countries Need More Biomedical Psychiatry?

Abstract

    The Movement for Global Mental Health, a collection of psychiatrists and mental health researchers based around the world though mostly in western institutions, announced in a series of papers in The Lancet in 2007 a... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Murphy Halliburton (City University of New York - Queens College and the Graduate Center)
  2. Sumeet Jain (University of Edinburgh)
  3. Harish Naraindas (Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi)
  4. Ross White (University of Liverpool)
  5. Stefan Ecks (University of Edinburgh)

Topic Areas

Culture and ethnicity , Influencing professions , Other themes in therapeutic approaches

Session

THPM2 SCE » Symposium: Global Mental Health (17:05 - Thursday, 31st August, CT Hub, Lecture Theatre C)