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Publications and presentation activities of the International Centre for Mental Health and Social Research

Posted on 9 September 2014

Following its launch in June the ICMHSR presents at DARE in Belfast and produces several publications

The public launch of ICMHSR was held on 24 June 2014 when Associate Professor Lynette

Joubert of the University of Melbourne gave a public lecture entitled 'Frogs don't need to get

hot: Improving mental health through understanding our social context'. Lynette is one of

seven international collaborators of the ICMHSR.


Recent Publications

Henderson, C., O’Hara, S., Thornicroft, G. & Webber, M. (2014) Corporate social

responsibility and mental health: The Premier League football Imagine Your Goals

programme. International Review of Psychiatry, 26, 460-466.


A. Thiyagarajan, J., Prince, M. & Webber, M. (2014) Social support network typologies and

health outcomes of older people in low and middle income countries – A 10/66 Dementia

Research Group population-based study. International Review of Psychiatry, 26 (4), 476-485.


Webber, M., Treacy, S., Carr, S., Clark, M. & Parker, G. (2014) The effectiveness of personal

budgets for people with mental health problems: A systematic review. Journal of Mental

Health, 23 (3), 146-155.


Henderson, R.C., Corker, E., Hamilton, S., Williams, P., Pinfold, V., Rose, D., Webber,

M., Evans-Lacko, S. & Thornicroft, G. (2014) Viewpoint survey of mental health service

users’ experiences of discrimination in England 2008-12. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric

Epidemiology, DOI: 10.1007/s00127-014-0875-3.


Howarth, S., Morris, D., Newlin, M., & Webber, M. (2014) Health and social care interventions

which promote social participation for adults with learning disabilities: A review. British Journal

of Learning Disabilities, DOI: 10.1111/bld.12100.


Webber, M., Hardy, M., Cauvain, S., Kääräinen, A., Satka, M., Yliruka, L. & Shaw, I. (2014)

W(h)ither the academy? An exploration of the role of university social work in shaping

the future of social work in Europe. European Journal of Social Work, DOI:10.1080/



Zoppei, S., Lasalvia, A., Bonetto, C., van Bortel, T., Nyqvist, F., Webber, M., Aromaa, E., van

Weeghel, J., Lanfredi, M., Harangozó, J., Wahlbeck, K. & Thornicroft, G. (2014) Social capital

and reported discrimination among people with depression in 15 European countries. Social

Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, doi: 10.1007/s00127-014-0856-6.



Presentation in Belfast

Dr Martin Webber, director of ICMHSR, delivered the plenary presentation "Evidence and practice: A symbiotic relationship?" to the Decisions, Assessment, Risk and Evidence (DARE) in Social Work International Symposium at Belfast, 1-2 July 2014.