Looking at the perspective of health care professionals across Europe on the organization of mental health care.
Mentally is a European study on the perspective of health care professionals of how to organize mental health care. The study made use of focus groups within 6 European countries, including Norway, Sweden, the Netherlands, Belgium, Greece and Cyprus. The study was funded by the European Union. Lessons were learned around 5 major themes:
Availability and accessibility of mental health services: barriers and obstacles to obtaining the necessary care
Complications and dilemmas in assessment and diagnosis: required, needed, and overbearing
Facilitating referrals: processes, efficiency, and identifying and providing a broad spectrum of mental health services