How Will We End Gross Neglect in Mental Healthcare?
"We need little short of a revolution in mental health care to end decades of neglect, abuse and violence," says a UN expert.
UN News, 6 June 2017
Citing decades of neglect in mental health care, a United Nations human rights expert today denounced "biomedical gatekeepers" who perpetuate stigma and urged States and… Read more »
A young man, 17 is part of a national reintegration strategy in Burundi. At this re-education centre the children are provided help including access to social workers and psychologists.
Observer, 31 May 2017
Cultivation for Users' Hope, Liberia's only mental health service organization, has commended members of the House of Representatives for concurring with the Senate on the passage… Read more »
Daily Trust, 19 May 2017
Out of the 29 million people living with depression in Africa, over seven million of are Nigerians, the Society of Family Physicians of Nigeria said. Read more »
A new study estimates, for the first time, both the health and economic benefits of investing in treatment of common forms of mental illness globally. Read more »