Majority of Depressed Worldwide Don't Seek Help
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 526 , Segment 6
Episode: Supreme Court, Right to Repair, Calvin and Hobbes
- Apr 6, 2017 11:00 pm
- 12:40 mins
Guest: Graham Thornicroft, PhD, Professor of Community Psychiatry at King's College London In wealthy nations like the US, it’s not unusual for Hollywood stars and prominent individuals to talk openly about struggling with – and seeking treatment for – conditions such as depression. That is not so much the case in developing countries where only about 1 in 27 people who suffer depression get adequate treatment for it. The estimate comes from a study published in The British Journal of Psychiatry.