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December 21, 2015

Replacement of the Brazilian mental health national coordinator with a former director of one of the dreaded psychiatric hospitals in Latin America

The new Brazilian minister of health has removed the federal coordinator of mental health Roberto Tykanory, historical leader of the Brazilian mental health reform, and has […]
November 20, 2015

Seminar “Integrating mental health & chronic non-communicable disorders”, in Bangalore, India

    The Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform and the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore, co-organized the Seminar “Integrating mental health & […]
October 9, 2015

Mental Health and Wellbeing at the European Health Forum Gastein

The European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG), held annually in Bad Hofgastein, Austria, is the leading annual health policy event in the European Union and a meeting […]
September 7, 2015

Promoting rights and community living for children with psychosocial disabilities

“Promoting rights and community living for children with psychosocial disabilities”, co-produced by the World Health Organization and the Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform, has been published. […]
July 31, 2015

The invisible: how China deals with mental illness

Yuyang Liu photographed people all over China with mental health issues. He says his subjects are ‘overlooked or not recognised at all within society – they […]
July 15, 2015

Mental Health Atlas 2014

The World Health Organization has released a new edition of the Mental Health Atlas. WHO’s Mental Health Atlas series has established itself as the most comprehensive […]
June 16, 2015

Successful Mental Health in All Policies conference held in Helsinki

Mental Health in All Policies conference brought together a broad range of experts, decision makers and other stakeholders in Helsinki 11-12 May, 2015. Conference theme was […]
May 10, 2015

Follow Mental Health in All Policies conference online

This conference, Mental Health in All Policies – Supporting sustainability and growth in Europe, is held in Helsinki on 11-12 May and its objective is to […]