Journal article

Attitudes to people with mental disorders: a mental health literacy survey in a rural area of Maharashtra, India

Michelle Kermode, Kathryn Bowen, Shoba Arole, Soumitra Pathare, Anthony F Jorm

Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2009


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the following people for their contributions to this study: Dr. Raj Arole for having the vision to incorporate mental health into primary health care; Mr. Ravi Arole for data management; Dr. Kaustubh Joag for technical advice; Professor Helen Herrman for support and encouragement; Mrs Ratna Kamble, Ms Shainaj Khudbuddin Sayyad and Ms Shobha Kulkarni for data collection; and Dr. Ramaswamy Premkumar for assistance with sampling. This study was made possible through the award to Michelle Kermode of an Early Career Research grant from the University of Melbourne.