Mental Health Illiteracy
Mental health literacy is defined as knowledge and beliefs about mental disorders which aid their recognition, management or prevention. These two classes of disorders are amongst the most prevalent types of mental illness, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Narrowing the Gap in Mental Health Literacy. Improved mental health literacy can:
· Increase health knowledge and build resilience
· Encourage positive lifestyle change
· Empower people to effectively manage long-term health conditions
· Reduce the burden on health and social care services
· Potential to reduce health inequalities.
Edelweiss publications maintaining the journal of Psychiatry OpenAccess which accepts all the original manuscripts related to Mental Health Illiteracy. It maintains high standards of scientific excellence and its editorial board ensures a rapid peer review process.