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Mindful

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Mindful was a two year project developed in Finland by the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL for "Terveyden ja Hyvinvoinnin Laitoksen") from 2004 with the objective of improving the existing information on mental illness in Europe. The project finished in 2006 but grouped information for a larger period of time. The database contains information only on mental health and has been praised as exemplary at the WHO Helsinki conference on mental health.

Indicator Table for Mindful Database

Health StatusIndicatorsDecomposition
Mortality Rate (Crude and Standard) Suicide, Undetermined, Drugs, Alcohol
Morbidity Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Hazardous Drinking, Suicide Attempts, Psychological Distress, Mental Disorders, Energy (Vitality), Happiness, Psychological Impairment
Suicide Prevention
Mental Health Promotion
QualityIndicatorsDecomposition
Appropriateness N/A
Safety N/A
Responsiveness N/A
Efficiency/EconomyIndicatorsDecomposition
Outputs/Activities Number of in-patients
Number of Long stay patients
Involuntary placements
Use of outpatients services
Use of medicaments Antidepressants, antipsychotics, anxiolytics, hypnotics
Self-reported use of mental health services
Sickness allowance due to mental disorders
Physical Inputs Human Resources Number of Psychiatrists Adult and Children
Infrastructure Number of Psychiatric Beds
Costs Expenditure (% of GDP)
Access/EquityIndicatorsDecomposition
Access to Effective Care N/A
Distribution N/A
Non-Medical Determinants of HealthIndicatorsDecomposition
Life Negative life Events
Childhood Adversities
Sense of Mastery
Self-Esteem
Personal Resources N/A
Socio Economic Conditions and Environment Social Support
Physical Environment N/A