Published on in Vol 4, No 3 (2015): Jul-Sep

Depression Awareness and Self-Management Through the Internet: Protocol for an Internationally Standardized Approach

Depression Awareness and Self-Management Through the Internet: Protocol for an Internationally Standardized Approach

Depression Awareness and Self-Management Through the Internet: Protocol for an Internationally Standardized Approach

Ella Arensman   1, 2 , MSc,PhD ;   Nicole Koburger   3, 4 , Dipl-Psych ;   Celine Larkin   2 , BA,PhD ;   Gillian Karwig   2 ;   Claire Coffey   2 ;   Margaret Maxwell   5 , PhD ;   Fiona Harris   5 , PhD ;   Christine Rummel-Kluge   3, 4 , MD ;   Chantal van Audenhove   6 , MSc,PhD ;   Merike Sisask   7, 8 , PhD ;   Anna Alexandrova-Karamanova   9, 10 , MSc,PhD ;   Victor Perez   11, 12, 13 , MD,PhD ;   György Purebl   14 , MD,PhD ;   Annabel Cebria   11, 12, 15 , Mphil,CP ;   Diego Palao   11, 15 , MD,PhD ;   Susana Costa   16 ;   Lauraliisa Mark   7, 8 ;   Mónika Ditta Tóth   14 ;   Marieta Gecheva   10, 17 ;   Angela Ibelshäuser   18 , Mag ;   Ricardo Gusmão   16, 19 , MD,MSc,PhD ;   Ulrich Hegerl   3, 4 , MD

1 Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland

2 National Suicide Research Foundation, Cork, Ireland

3 German Depression Foundation, Depression Research Centre, Leipzig, Germany

4 University Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

5 Nursing, Midwifery & Allied Health Professions Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, United Kingdom

6 LUCAS, Centre for Care Research and Consultancy, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

7 Estonian-Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute, Tallinn, Estonia

8 Institute of Social Work, Tallinn University, Tallinn, Estonia

9 Institute for Population and Human Studies, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria

10 Health Psychology Research Center, Sofia, Bulgaria

11 Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Department of Psychiatry and Forensic Medicine, Barcelona, Spain

12 Centro de Investigación Biomédica, Red de Salud Mental, CIBERSAM, Barcelona, Spain

13 Institut de Neuropsiquiatria i Addicions, Hospital del Mar, CIBERSAM, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

14 Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

15 Corporació Sanitària Parc Taulí de Sabadell, Department of Mental Health, Sabadell, Spain

16 NOVA Medical School, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

17 Family National Association, Sofia, Bulgaria

18 pro mente Tirol, Innsbruck, Austria

19 Instituto de Saude Publica, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal

Corresponding Author:

  • Ella Arensman, MSc,PhD
  • National Suicide Research Foundation
  • University College Cork
  • 4.28 Western Gateway Building
  • Cork
  • Ireland
  • Phone: 353 (0)21 4205541
  • Fax: 353 (0)21 4205
  • Email: EArensman@ucc.ie