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Social Psychiatry

Journal of psychiatry is one of the top among scholarly journals in social Psychiatry. Contributions may be of a clinical nature provided they relate to social issues, or they may deal with specialized investigations in the fields of social psychology, sociology, anthropology, epidemiology, health service research, health economies or public mental health.Social psychiatry deals with the interpersonal and cultural framework of mental disorder and mental health. It includes sometimes different set of theories and approaches, with work stretching from epidemiological survey research on the one hand, to an indefinite boundary with individual or group psychotherapy on the other. Social psychiatry combines a medical training and outlook with fields such as social anthropology, social psychology, cultural psychiatry, sociology and other disciplines linking to mental distress and disorder. Social psychiatry has been mainly associated with the advancement of therapeutic communities, and to highlighting the effect of socioeconomic factors on mental illness. Social psychiatry can be contrasted with biopsychiatry, with the latter focused on genetics, brain neurochemistry and medication. Social psychiatry was the leading form of psychiatry for periods of the 20th century but is currently less visible than biopsychiatry. Social psychiatry was instrumental in the development of therapeutic communities. Social psychiatrists assist test the cross-cultural use of psychiatric diagnoses and assessments of need or drawback, showing particular relations between mental illness and unemployment, overcrowding and single parent families.OMICS Group International is a pioneer and leading science event organizer, which publishes around 700+ peer-reviewed journals and conducts over 3000+ International Scientific Conferences all over the globe annually with the support of more than 1000+ Scientific associations and 50,000+ editorial board members and 3.5 million followers to its credit. OMICS Group Internationals aims to disseminate the knowledge on these three important branches of biology with the help of its Open access Journals. Commencing from the year 2010, OMICS Group International Conferences are instrumental in providing a meaningful platform for the world renowned scientists, researchers, students, academicians, institutions, entrepreneurs and industries through its 3000+ International Scientific Conferences and events annually throughout the globe to raise and discuss the developments in the field of OMICS Study.
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Last date updated on June, 2014