Some crystal ball gazing: mental health in 2015

SOURCE: Mental health and HIV/AIDS: report on a round-table discussion March 2003
OUTPUT TYPE: Chapter in Monograph
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2003
TITLE AUTHOR(S): M.Freeman
SOURCE AUTHOR(S): M.C.Freeman
KEYWORDS: HIV/AIDS, MENTAL HEALTH
DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
Web link: http://www.hsrcpress.ac.za/product.php?productid=2003
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 3096

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Abstract

Potential longer-term effects of HIV/AIDS and mental health are explores. Possible cumulative mental health effects arising from issues such as AIDS orphans, multiple deaths and stressors for people infected and their families are addresses. Problems with trying to predict mental health impacts are discussed and a broad research strategy proposed.