Challenges and opportunities in global mental health: a perspective from WHO.
Saxena S. Challenges and opportunities in global mental health: a perspective from WHO. Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2016 Dec;25(6):495-498. Epub 2016 Sep 26.
This paper enumerates and briefly discusses WHO's recent contributions to global mental health and the current challenges and opportunities in this area. It briefly discusses response to diversity across countries and communities, the need for innovations and global exchange of information, evidence and knowledge and raises issues like psychological interventions and human rights related to mentalhealth.