Pharmacists’ beliefs about the helpfulness of interventions in mental illness
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: O'REILLY, Claire (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Bell, J. Simon (The University of Eastern Finland, KUOPIO, Finland)
Chen, Timothy (The University of Sydney, SYDNEY, Australia)
Background: Mental health stigma and lack of knowledge of mental illness can interfere with professional practice. Mental health literacy (MHL) refers to the knowledge and beliefs about mental disorders which aid their recognition, management or prevention. Objectives: To assess the MHL of a random sample of pharmacists in New South Wales.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.