Editor-in-Chief's Welcome Message

It has become a continuous challenge for the newly elected editorial board of the ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry to maintain and promote its journal to the region. Firstly, the editorial board members keep on changing every two years according to the rotation involving participating countries.  » Read more...

Hatta Sidi
MBBS, MMed (Psych), DipSHC



President’s Message, AFPMH

It is a great pleasure for me to take over the presidency of the AFPMH from our Singaporean counterpart. The federation is now based in Philippines from 2013 until 2014.
Since it's birth in 1981, AFPMH has achieved many successes in networking and exchanging knowledge and information, including our regular biennial congress and un-interrupted online publication of the ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry (www.aseanjournalofpsychiatry.org), which is the official journal of the federation. » Read more...

Dr. Pureza Trinidad-Oñate

Vol 15, No 2 (2014): ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry

Table of Contents

ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry Vol. 15 (2) Jul to Dec 2014

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Make Space For Epigenetics Abstract PDF
Saxby Pridmore 117-119

Original Article

The Experiences And Challenges In Caring For HIV/AIDS Patients: A Qualitative Exploration Among Muslim Family Caregivers In Terengganu, Malaysia Abstract PDF
Pei lin Lua, Mustapha Norhayati, Abdullah Ramle, Abdul Rahman Ahmad Kashfi 120-130
Assessment Effects Of Maintenance Therapy On Quality Of Life Of Opiate Abusers Abstract PDF
Lim Dwee Shion, Vijayrama Rao a/l Sambamoorth, Diana Ling Soon Ying, Sharifah Sulaiha Syed Aznal 131-139
Prevalence And Factors Associated With Phobias Among Women Abstract PDF
Munaza Bajwa, Kalsoom Akhtar Chaudhry, Ramsha Saeed 140-145
Determining The Cut-Off Score For A Malay Language Version Of The Centre For Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale (CESD) Abstract PDF
Siti Raudzah Ghazali, Ask Elklit, Rekaya Vincent Balang, M Ameenudeen Sultan, Yoke Yong Chen 146-152
A Study Of The Relationship Of Epilepsy With Psychoactive Substance Dependence In A Prison Population Abstract PDF
Pankaj Sureka, Sandeep Govil, Naveen Kumar Girdhar, Mukesh Kumar, Vikas Singhal 153-163
Predictors Of Life Satisfaction Among Family Caregivers Of Hospitalized First-Ever Stroke Patients In Kelantan Abstract PDF
Noor Aini Hussain, Mohamed Rusli Abdullah, Abdul Rahman Esa, Muzaimi Mustapha, Nasir Yusoff 164-175
Associations Between Personality Traits And Aggression Among Malay Adult Male Inmates In Malaysia Abstract PDF
Mohammad Rahim Kamaluddin, Nadiah Syariani Mohd Shariff, Azizah Othman, Khaidzir Hj. Ismail, Geshina Ayu Mat Saat 176-185
Factor Structure Of Type D Scale In Malaysian Patients With Coronary Artery Disease Abstract PDF
Satpal Kaur, Nor Zuraida Zainal, Wah Yun Low, Ravindran Ramasamy, Jaideep Singh Sidhu 186-195
Factors Affecting Executive Functions In Patients Recovered From Acute And Transient Psychotic Disorder Abstract PDF
SUJITA KUMAR KAR, Jitendra Kumar Trivedi, Pronob Kumar Dalal, Pramod Kumar Sinha, Maya Bajpai 196-204

Case Report

Musical Hallucinations In An Alcohol Withdrawal State Abstract PDF
Aniket Bansode, Chetan Lokhande, Sanjay Kukreja, Avinash De Sousa, Nilesh Shah, Sushma Sonavane 205-208
Post-Stroke Mania – A Case Report Abstract PDF
Abhishek Pathak, Mona Srivastava 209-212
Thin At What Cost? Case Reports Of Sibutramine-Induced Psychotic Disorders Abstract PDF
Sutapa Basu, Swapna Verma 213-216
Chronic Mania: Psychosocial Impact To The Family & Role Of Community Mental Health Team In Providing Care Abstract PDF
Siti Rohana Abdul Hadi, Suriati Mohamed Saini, Aida Harlina Abdul Razak, Marhani Midin 217-219

Short Report

Investigating The Relationship Between Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Symptoms And Emotional Intelligence Among Adolescent Refugees From The Middle East Abstract PDF
Siti Raudzah Ghazali 220-224

Country Report

Community Mental Health Team In Singapore Abstract PDF
Zhao Zhenru, Joseph Leong Jern-Yi 225-229

Vol 15, No 1 (2014): ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry

Table of Contents

ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry Vol. 15 (1) Jan to June 2014

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Original Article

Sexual Pain Disorders Among Malay Women With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus In Malaysia Abstract
Adibah Hanim Ismail, Rawa Baw, Hatta Sidi, Ng Chong Guan 1-7
Concurrent Validity Of The Malay Version Of Perceived Stress Scale (PSS-10) Abstract
Sami AR Al-Dubai, Ankur Barua, Kurubaran Ganasegeran, Saad A Jadoo, Krishna G Rampal 8-13
Relationship Between Coping Strategies And Thinking Styles Among University Students Abstract
Fahmi Hassan F S 14-22
Psychometric Properties Of The Malay Version Of The Inventory Of Socially Supportive Behaviour (ISSB) Abstract
Nasir Yusoff, Low Wah Yun, Yip Cheng Har 23-29
Electroencephalographic Abnormality And Clinical Response In Patients With First-Episode Schizophrenia Treated With Clozapine Abstract
Amresh Shrivastava, Avinash de Sousa, Megan Johnston, Nilesh Shah, Larry Stitt 30-38
Outcomes On Psycholosocial Factors And Nutrition-Related Quality Of Life: Evaluation Of A 10-Week Nutrition Education Intervention In University Students Abstract
Wan Putri Elena Wan Dali, Mohd Razif Shahril, Pei Lin Lua 39-53
Validation Of The Malay-Translated Version Of The Center For Epidemiological Study – Depression Scale (CES-D) Abstract
Nurul Hazrina Mazlan, Affizal Ahmad 54-65
Factorial Validity And Reliability Of The Simplified-Chinese Version Of Snaith-Hamilton Pleasure Scale: A Study Among Depressed Patients At An Out-Patient Clinic In Malaysia Abstract
Anne Yee, Huai Seng Loh, Chong Guan Ng 66-71
Men Do Get It: Eating Disorders In Males From An Asian Perspective Abstract
Tan Shian Ming, Pearlene Lin Miao Shan, Angeline Kuek Shu Cen, Lee Ee Lian, Evelyn Boon Swee Kim 72-82

Case Report

Parental Issues Contributing To School Refusal: A Case Report Abstract
Siti Rohana Abdul Hadi, Aida Harlina Abdul Razak, Ek Zakuan Kalil, Wan Salwina Wan Ismail 83-85
Antenatal Depression In A High-Risk Pregnancy Abstract
Tze-Ern Chua, Jemie Wan, Helen Che 86-89
Clozapine Re-Challenge With Lithium Supplementation Following Clozapine-Induced Neutropenia Abstract
Ahmad Nabil Md Rosli, Rakesh Subbiah, T Maniam 90-92
Memantine Augmentation In The Treatment Of Frontal Lobe Syndrome In Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease: A Case Report Abstract
Aida Abdul Razak, T Maniam, Hatta Sidi, Shalisah Sharip, Suriati Mohamed Saini 93-96
Crime Offender With Mental Retardation: A Case Report Abstract
Siti Rohana Abdul Hadi, Suarn Singh Jasmit Singh, Rabaiah Mohd Salleh, Azlin Baharudin 97-100
When Disordered Eating And Disordered Thinking Happen Together In A Young Person? A Case Report Abstract
MH Lai, Susan MK Tan 101-105


Future Role For Motivational Interviewing In The Treatment Of Insomnia – An Opinion Abstract
Lucas Lim Jun Hao, Taranjit Kaur Dhillon, Ng Beng Yeong 106-112

Education Section

Model Answers For A Critical Review Paper: Conjoint Examination For Malaysian Master Of Medicine (Psychiatry) And Master Of Psychological Medicine For November 2013 Abstract
Nik Ruzyanei Nik Jaafar, Hatta Sidi, Salina Abdul Aziz 113-116