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Gender and mental health

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This fact sheet discusses the mental health problems that differ by gender. The document considers the information that is currently known, underlying factors such as gender roles and gender-based violence, health-seeking behaviors, service delivery issues, social consequences, research that is needed, and implications for mental health policies and programs.
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The fact sheet can be used by behavioral health and primary care administrators, supervisors, and treatment professionals.

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World Health Organization (WHO)