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Mental Health Care: Aspects, Challenges and Perspectives
Submission Deadline: Jan. 31, 2015

This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

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Lead Guest Editor
3rd Psychiatric Department, State Mental Hospital of Attica, Athens, Attica, Greece
Nursing Department, Technological Educational Institute of Thessaly, Larissa, Thessaly, Greece
Guest Editors
  • Nursing Department, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Not Listed or Not Applicable, Egypt
  • Nursing Department, Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki (T.E.I.), Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Nursing Department, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Heraklion City, Greece
  • Medical School, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Nursing Department, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Pilea Thessaloniki, Makedonia, Greece
  • Department of Nursing, Nursing School of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
  • Department of Medical Education, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia
  • Bayshore Medical Center, Texas, USA
  • Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Malaysia, Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia
  • Department of Nursing Sciences, School of Science and Technology, University of Kabianga, Kericho, Rift Valley, Kenya
  • Psychiatric Department, Psychological Faculty, General Hospital of Argolida, Argos, Greece Argos, Greece
  • Faculty of Human Movement and Quality of Life, Department of Nursing, University of Peloponnese, Sparti, Laconia, Greece
  • Nursing Department, Technological Educational Institute of Thessaly, Larissa, Thessaly, Greece
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Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.
Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/journal/guideforauthors?journalid=152). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.
Published Papers
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Authors: Fradelos E., Komini A.
Pages: 1-5 Published Online: Sep. 17, 2014
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Authors: Kamau Simon Macharia, Rotich Rose Jelagat, Mwembe David Juma
Pages: 6-11 Published Online: Nov. 3, 2014
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Authors: Apergi Marioleni
Pages: 12-15 Published Online: Nov. 18, 2014
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Views 3343 Downloads 146
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Authors: Ziogou Theologia, Fradelos Evangelos, Kourkouta Lambrini
Pages: 16-21 Published Online: Nov. 29, 2014
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Views 3475 Downloads 177
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Authors: Kourkouta Lambrini, Vakalopoulou Basiliki, Anca Mihalache, Plati Panagiota, Ziogou Theologia
Pages: 22-26 Published Online: Dec. 27, 2014
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Views 3372 Downloads 126
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Authors: Ouzounakis Petros, Monios Alexandros, Vakalopoulou Marina, Dimitriadou Alexandra
Pages: 27-30 Published Online: Dec. 27, 2014
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Views 3398 Downloads 168
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Authors: Olga Velentza
Pages: 31-36 Published Online: Dec. 27, 2014
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Views 2940 Downloads 126
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Authors: Spyridoula Laschou, Maria Dermanopoulou, Alexandra Marmangelou, Maria Papaspyrou
Pages: 37-44 Published Online: Dec. 30, 2014
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Views 3564 Downloads 150
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Authors: Ioanna V. Papathanasiou, Konstantinos Tsaras, Anna Neroliatsiou, Aikaterini Roupa
Pages: 45-50 Published Online: Dec. 31, 2014
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Views 4291 Downloads 355
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Authors: Carlos Melo-Dias
Pages: 51-59 Published Online: Jan. 22, 2015
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Views 3657 Downloads 262
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Authors: Alikari Victoria, Fradelos Evangelos, Zyga Sofia
Pages: 60-65 Published Online: Jan. 23, 2015
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Views 3389 Downloads 230
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Authors: Tsiamis Georgios, Alikari Victoria, Fradelos Evangelos, Papapetrou Savvas, Zyga Sofia
Pages: 66-73 Published Online: Jan. 27, 2015
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Views 3470 Downloads 188
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Authors: Malliarou Maria, Zyga Sofia, Fradelos Evangelos, Sarafis Paulos
Pages: 74-77 Published Online: Feb. 8, 2015
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Views 3609 Downloads 142
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Authors: Tsaloglidou Areti
Pages: 78-83 Published Online: Feb. 8, 2015
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Views 3211 Downloads 131
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Authors: Koukourikos Konstantinos
Pages: 84-87 Published Online: Feb. 10, 2015
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Views 3151 Downloads 168
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Authors: Papadopoulou L., Papoulia F.
Pages: 88-91 Published Online: Feb. 10, 2015
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Views 3138 Downloads 222
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Authors: Iliadis Ch., Papadopoulou L., Papoulia F.
Pages: 92-95 Published Online: Mar. 5, 2015
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Views 3305 Downloads 141
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Authors: Kleisiaris F. Christos , Plaiti E. Maria , Papathanasiou V. Ioanna , Papaioannou Polina , Kastrinakis Ioannis , Diakantoni Sofia , Fradelos Evangelos , Kourkouta Lamprini
Pages: 96-101 Published Online: Mar. 5, 2015
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Views 2934 Downloads 107
Introduction
According to World Health Organization, mental disorders are common in all regions of the world, affecting every community and age group across all income countries. While 14% of the global burden of disease is attributed to these disorders, most of the people affected - 75% in many low-income countries - do not have access to the treatment they need. WHO urging countries all over the globe for a comprehensive, coordinated plan from health and social services in order to promote and prevent mental disorders. Early identification, care, support, treatment and recovery of persons with mental disorders are the key facts in order to be addressed.

This special issue is focused on mental health care, its aspects, challenges and perspectives. We hope to explore a range of issues regarding mental disorders and mental health care. This special issue intends to be featured in articles on research, clinical practice, and the organization and delivery of mental health care around the world.

Aims and Scope:

1. New Ideas and Trends in Mental Health Care
2. Community Based Mental Health Services
3. Epidemiology, Prevention and Treatment of Mental Disorders
4. Social Psychiatry
5. Psychosocial Rehabilitation
6. Evidence- Based Mental Health Care
7. Ethical and Legal Issues in Mental Health Care
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