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Towards a Mentally Flourishing Scotland: The Future of Mental Health Improvement in Scotland 2008-11


Appendix A - Key references on concepts, definitions and evidence for mental health promotion and prevention

Barry, MM and Jenkins, R (2007) Implementing Mental Health Promotion Churchill Livingstone Elsevier

Friedli, L and Parsonage, M (forthcoming) Mental health promotion: building an economic case Northern Ireland Association for Mental Health

Huppert, F (2005) 'Positive Mental Health in Individuals and Populations' Chapter 10, pages 307-343 in Huppert, F. Bayliss, N. and Keverne, B (2005) The Science of Well-Being Oxford University Press.

International Journal of Health Promotion and Education (2005) The evidence of mental health promotion effectiveness: strategies for action, Supplement 2 2005 France: International Union for Health Promotion and Education

Keyes, C (2006) 'Mental Health in Adolescence: is America's youth flourishing?' American Journal of Orthopsychiatry 76 (395 - 402)

Keyes, C (2007) 'Promoting and Protecting Mental Health as Flourishing: a complementary strategy for improving national mental health.' American Psychologist 62 (95 - 108)

Tudor, K (1996) Mental Health Promotion: paradigms and practices, London: Routledge Press

WHO (2004) Prevention of Mental Disorders: effective interventions and policy options: summary report Geneva: WHO

WHO (2004) Promoting Mental Health: concepts, emerging evidence, practice: summary report Geneva: WHO