The WHO Collaborating Center for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation, University of Verona, Italy, will organize its 30th anniversary meeting on April 21st 2017.
An editorial of last issue of The Lancet focus on the physical restraint of patients in mental health units.
The Global Health Watch coordinating group calls for case studies and testimonies to be included in the 4th issue of the Watch, which is officially scheduled for release in October, 2014.
Invitation to join WHO’s Global Clinical Practice Network for ICD-11 Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Mental health and primary care practitioners are invited to register and participate in a global network to help inform the development of the classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders in next version of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11).
Since the disintegration of the Soviet Union there have been repeated reports of a renewed use of psychiatry for political purposes. In this study, requested by the European Parliament's Subcommittee on Human Rights, Robert Van Voren analyses the current situation in mental health care in the former USSR.
The Mental Health Leadership and Advocacy Programme for Anglophone West Africa: Improving Expertise for Sustained Advocacy on the African Continent
The Mental Health Leadership and Advocacy Programme (mhLAP) is a five year capacity building project for mental health leaders and advocates in the five English speaking West Africa states (Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Liberia and the Gambia). Shared by Jibril Abdulmalik, collaborative member of the Gulbenkian Global Mental Health Platform.