Published on in Vol 1, No 1 (2014): Jul-Dec

Assessing the Evidence for e-Resources for Mental Health Self-Management: A Systematic Literature Review

Assessing the Evidence for e-Resources for Mental Health Self-Management: A Systematic Literature Review

Assessing the Evidence for e-Resources for Mental Health Self-Management: A Systematic Literature Review

Authors of this article:

Eleni Karasouli 1 Author Orcid Image ;   Ann Adams 2 Author Orcid Image


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Iyawa G, Langan-Martin J, Sevalie S, Masikara W. Impacts of Information Technology on Patient Care and Empowerment. View
  2. Iyawa G, Langan-Martin J, Sevalie S, Masikara W. Research Anthology on Mental Health Stigma, Education, and Treatment. View