Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/12985
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport Journal Articles
Title: The European Alliance Against Depression: A Multilevel Approach to the Prevention of Suicidal Behavior
Authors: Hegerl, Ulrich
Wittenburg, Lisa
Gottlebe, Katrin
Arensman, Ella
Audenhove, Chantal van
Bouleau, Jean-Herve
van, der Feltz-Cornelis Christina M
Giupponi, Giancarlo
Gusmao, Ricardo
Kopp, Maria
Marusic, Andrej
Maxwell, Margaret
Meise, Ulrich
Oskarsson, Hogni
Pull, Charles
Schmidtke, Armin
Sola, Victor Peres
Tuulari, Jyrki
Varnik, Airi
Contact Email: margaret.maxwell@stir.ac.uk
Issue Date: May-2009
Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing for the American Psychiatric Association
Citation: Hegerl U, Wittenburg L, Gottlebe K, Arensman E, Audenhove Cv, Bouleau J, van der Feltz-Cornelis CM, Giupponi G, Gusmao R, Kopp M, Marusic A, Maxwell M, Meise U, Oskarsson H, Pull C, Schmidtke A, Sola VP, Tuulari J & Varnik A (2009) The European Alliance Against Depression: A Multilevel Approach to the Prevention of Suicidal Behavior, Psychiatric Services, 60 (5), pp. 596-599.
Abstract: The European Alliance Against Depression (EAAD) was formed in 2004 with funding from the European Commission. The EAAD,which is currently active in 17countries, creates community based networks that use an evidence-based approach to improving care for depressed persons and preventing suicidality. This column describes the creation of EAAD and the cornerstone of the alliance, which is a shared multilevel approach that includes interventions on four levels: education of primary care physicians, a professional public relations campaign, training of community facilitators, and interventions with affected persons and high-risk groups. Several countries have expanded their original model program into other regions or nationwide.
Type: Journal Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/12985
DOI Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.60.5.596
Rights: The publisher does not allow this work to be made publicly available in this Repository. Please use the Request a Copy feature at the foot of the Repository record to request a copy directly from the author. You can only request a copy if you wish to use this work for your own research or private study.
Affiliation: University Leipzig
University Leipzig
University Leipzig
University College Cork
KU Leuven
Hôpital René Dubos
Trimbos Instituut
Autonome Provinz Südtirol Amt für Gesundheitssprengel
New University of Lisbon
Semmelweis University Budapest
Institute of Public Health, Ljubljana
NMAHP Research
Society for Mental Health, Pro Mente Tirol, Innsbruck
Directorate of Health, Seltjarnarnes, Iceland
Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg
Julius Maximilian University of Wurzburg
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
Lapuan Psykiatrinen Poliklinikaa
Estonian-Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute (ERSI)

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Maxwell_2009_The_European_Alliance_Against_Depression.pdf76.22 kBAdobe PDFUnder Embargo until 31/12/2999     Request a copy

Note: If any of the files in this item are currently embargoed, you can request a copy directly from the author by clicking the padlock icon above. However, this facility is dependant on the depositor still being contactable at their original email address.

This item is protected by original copyright



Items in the Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

If you believe that any material held in STORRE infringes copyright, please contact library@stir.ac.uk providing details and we will remove the Work from public display in STORRE and investigate your claim.