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  1. Research article

    Task shifting interpersonal counseling for depression: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial in primary care

    Task shifting approaches (rational redistribution of tasks among health workforce teams) to train lay professionals to assist with integrating mental health treatment in primary care has been recommended to cl...

    Camila T. Matsuzaka, Milton Wainberg, Andrea Norcini Pala, Elis V. Hoffmann, Bruno M. Coimbra, Rosaly F. Braga, Annika C. Sweetland and Marcelo F. Mello

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:225

    Published on: 21 June 2017

  2. Research article

    Treatment patterns, healthcare resource utilization, and costs following first-line antidepressant treatment in major depressive disorder: a retrospective US claims database analysis

    Although the symptoms of major depressive disorder (MDD) are often manageable with pharmacotherapy, response to first-line antidepressant treatment is often less than optimal. This study describes long-term tr...

    Geneviève Gauthier, Annie Guérin, Maryia Zhdanava, William Jacobson, George Nomikos, Elizabeth Merikle, Clément François and Vanessa Perez

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:222

    Published on: 19 June 2017

  3. Study protocol

    A standardized crisis management model for self-harming and suicidal individuals with three or more diagnostic criteria of borderline personality disorder: The Brief Admission Skåne randomized controlled trial protocol (BASRCT)

    Brief Admission is a crisis and risk management strategy in which self-harming and suicidal individuals with three or more diagnostic criteria of borderline personality disorder self-admit to hospital at times...

    Sophie I. Liljedahl, Marjolein Helleman, Daiva Daukantaité, Åsa Westrin and Sofie Westling

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:220

    Published on: 15 June 2017

  4. Research article

    An Australian Indigenous community-led suicide intervention skills training program: community consultation findings

    Little is known of the appropriateness of existing gatekeeper suicide prevention programs for Indigenous communities. Despite the high rates of Indigenous suicide in Australia, especially among Indigenous yout...

    Bushra Nasir, Steve Kisely, Leanne Hides, Geetha Ranmuthugala, Sharon Brennan-Olsen, Geoffrey C. Nicholson, Neeraj S. Gill, Noel Hayman, Srinivas Kondalsamy-Chennakesavan and Maree Toombs

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:219

    Published on: 13 June 2017

  5. Study protocol

    Blended care vs. usual care in the treatment of depressive symptoms and disorders in general practice [BLENDING]: study protocol of a non-inferiority randomized trial

    The majority of patients with depressive disorders are treated by general practitioners (GPs) and are prescribed antidepressant medication. Patients prefer psychological treatments but they are under-used, mai...

    Btissame Massoudi, Marco H. Blanker, Evelien van Valen, Hans Wouters, Claudi L. H. Bockting and Huibert Burger

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:218

    Published on: 13 June 2017

  6. Research article

    A pilot study on feasibility, acceptance and effectiveness of metacognitive-oriented social skills training in schizophrenia

    In preparation for a randomized controlled trial, a pilot study was conducted to investigate the feasibility, acceptability and effectiveness of a psychotherapy group based on metacognitive-oriented social ski...

    Felix Inchausti, Nancy V. García-Poveda, Alejandro Ballesteros-Prados, Eduardo Fonseca-Pedrero, Javier Ortuño-Sierra, Sergio Sánchez-Reales, Javier Prado-Abril, José Antonio Aldaz-Armendáriz and Joe Mole

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:217

    Published on: 12 June 2017

  7. Research article

    Prevalence and factors associated with depression among medical students in Cameroon: a cross-sectional study

    Depression is an important contributor to the global burden disease that affects people of communities all over the world. With high level of demands in academics and psychosocial pressure, medical students du...

    Stewart Ndutard Ngasa, Carlson-Babila Sama, Bonaventure Suiru Dzekem, Kilton Neba Nforchu, Maxime Tindong, Desmond Aroke and Christian Akem Dimala

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:216

    Published on: 9 June 2017

  8. Research article

    The comparative effectiveness and efficiency of cognitive behaviour therapy and generic counselling in the treatment of depression: evidence from the 2nd UK National Audit of psychological therapies

    Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) is the front-line psychological intervention for step 3 within UK psychological therapy services. Counselling is recommended only when other interventions have failed and its ...

    Jo Pybis, David Saxon, Andy Hill and Michael Barkham

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:215

    Published on: 9 June 2017

  9. Research article

    In-patient costs of agitation and containment in a mental health catchment area

    There is a scarce number of studies on the cost of agitation and containment interventions and their results are still inconclusive. We aimed to calculate the economic consequences of agitation events in an in...

    Antoni Serrano-Blanco, Maria Rubio-Valera, Ignacio Aznar-Lou, Luisa Baladón Higuera, Karina Gibert, Alfredo Gracia Canales, Lisette Kaskens, José Miguel Ortiz and Luis Salvador-Carulla

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:212

    Published on: 6 June 2017

  10. Research article

    Alterations of hair cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone in mother-infant-dyads with maternal childhood maltreatment

    Child maltreatment (CM) has severe effects on psychological and physical health. The hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis, the major stress system of the body, is dysregulated after CM. The analysis of co...

    K. Schury, A. M. Koenig, D. Isele, A. L. Hulbert, S. Krause, M. Umlauft, S. Kolassa, U. Ziegenhain, A. Karabatsiakis, F. Reister, H. Guendel, J. M. Fegert and I.-T. Kolassa

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:213

    Published on: 6 June 2017

  11. Research article

    Insomnia, psychiatric disorders and suicidal ideation in a National Representative Sample of active Canadian Forces members

    Past research on the association between insomnia and suicidal ideation (SI) has produced mixed findings. The current study explored the relationship between insomnia, SI, and past-year mental health status am...

    J. D. Richardson, A. Thompson, L. King, B. Corbett, P. Shnaider, K. St. Cyr, C. Nelson, J. Sareen, J. Elhai and M. Zamorski

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:211

    Published on: 6 June 2017

  12. Research article

    Contours of a causal feedback mechanism between adaptive personality and psychosocial function in patients with personality disorders: a secondary analysis from a randomized clinical trial

    Patients with personality disorders commonly exhibit impairment in psychosocial function that persists over time even with diagnostic remission. Further causal knowledge may help to identify and assess factors...

    Ole Klungsøyr, Bjørnar Antonsen and Theresa Wilberg

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:210

    Published on: 5 June 2017

  13. Research article

    Affected family members’ experience of, and coping with, aggression and violence within the context of problematic substance use: a qualitative study

    Families have an important role supporting a family member with problematic substance use (PSU), although this can often be challenging and confronting. Previous research has identified high rates of family ag...

    Terence V. McCann, Dan I. Lubman, Gayelene Boardman and Mollie Flood

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:209

    Published on: 2 June 2017

  14. Study protocol

    Study protocol of the ASD-Net, the German research consortium for the study of Autism Spectrum Disorder across the lifespan: from a better etiological understanding, through valid diagnosis, to more effective health care

    Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a severe, lifelong neurodevelopmental disorder with early onset that places a heavy burden on affected individuals and their families. Due to the need for highly specialized h...

    Inge Kamp-Becker, Luise Poustka, Christian Bachmann, Stefan Ehrlich, Falk Hoffmann, Philipp Kanske, Peter Kirsch, Sören Krach, Frieder Michel Paulus, Marcella Rietschel, Stefan Roepke, Veit Roessner, Tanja Schad-Hansjosten, Tania Singer, Sanna Stroth, Stephanie Witt…

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:206

    Published on: 2 June 2017

  15. Research article

    Adherence, healthcare resource utilization and Medicaid spending associated with once-monthly paliperidone palmitate versus oral atypical antipsychotic treatment among adults recently diagnosed with schizophrenia

    Once-monthly paliperidone palmitate (PP1M) is a long-acting injectable antipsychotic that may increase adherence rates, reduce hospitalizations, and lower medical costs compared to oral atypical antipsychotics...

    Dominic Pilon, Erik Muser, Patrick Lefebvre, Rhiannon Kamstra, Bruno Emond and Kruti Joshi

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:207

    Published on: 2 June 2017

  16. Research article

    Examining differences in cognitive and affective theory of mind between persons with high and low extent of somatic symptoms: an experimental study

    Medically unexplained somatic symptoms are common, associated with disability and strongly related to depression and anxiety disorders. One interesting, but to date rarely tested, hypothesis is that deficits i...

    Mira A. Preis, Dennis Golm, Birgit Kröner-Herwig and Antonia Barke

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:200

    Published on: 30 May 2017

  17. Study protocol

    Developing an Australian-first recovery model for parents in Victorian mental health and family services: a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

    A considerable number of people with a mental illness are parents caring for dependent children. For those with a mental illness, parenting can provide a sense of competence, belonging, identity and hope and h...

    Darryl Maybery, Melinda Goodyear, Andrea Reupert, Jade Sheen, Warren Cann, Kim Dalziel, Phillip Tchernagovski, Brendan O’Hanlon and Henry von Doussa

    BMC Psychiatry 2017 17:198

    Published on: 26 May 2017

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