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#GESummit17 – Reflections from Cape Town

Roxanne Keynejad reflects on her experiences at the Global Evidence Summit (GES) in Cape Town on 13th to 16th September 2017, highlighting a workshop run by the recently-launched Cochrane Global Mental Health discussing evidence-priorities in the field.
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World Mental Health Day 2017: Let’s talk Workplace Mental Health!

This blog marks World Mental Health Day 2017 discussing this year's Workplace Mental Health theme, relevant resources and provides tips on how to raise awareness and engage via social networks in LMIC's- get involved!
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Dreams do come true: How an mhGAP exchange project inspired a medical student to pursue a career in psychiatry

Dr Syed Bushra Imtiyaz recounts her experiences as part of an online exchange and practicum project organised by the mhGAP Kashmir programme.
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Stories of success at mhGAP Kashmir: What can we learn?

mhGAP Kashmir's Sayed Aqeel Hussain celebrates the recent success of an interactive exchange programme between medical students in the UK and Kashmir comparing mental health care systems in different cultures.
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The Importance of the First 100 Days of Life

This blog discusses the ACF International Conference On Child Health And Development, research uptake and 9 recommendations reached as main outcomes of the conference.
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How Technology is Transforming Mental Health Treatment Delivery in South Asia

This blog discusses how technology is increasingly being used as a form of mental health treatment in South Asia and takes a look at what is available online.
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#WorldHumanitarianDay 2017: Resource Round-Up showing #MHPSSMatters!

For this year's World Humanitarian Day 2017 we have rounded up our #MHPSSMatters content - Enjoy!
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Violence against children in humanitarian settings – moving from theory to understanding

This blog commemorates World Humanitarian Day 2017 and discusses violence against children in humanitarian settings and calls on future research in this area.
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Promoting mental health in the world’s poorest places – CBM UK and BasicNeeds UK to join forces!

We're thrilled to announce that CBM and BasicNeeds have joined forces to demonstrate the important role that the civil society sector can play in promoting access to good quality services, and realisation of human rights for person with psychosocial disabilities.
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MHIN at the WHO: Substance use disorders and how they matter to GMH (Pt 2)

This 26-28 June, MHIN was privileged to attend the first ever WHO Forum on alcohol, drugs, and addictive behaviours. Doris Payer gives her impressions and a tonne of relevant resources.
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MHIN at the WHO: Drugs, brains, and how they matter to GMH

This 26-28 June, MHIN was privileged to attend the first ever WHO Forum on alcohol, drugs, and addictive behaviours. Doris Payer gives her impressions and a tonne of relevant resources.
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Get PsyndUp

Nigeria: PsyndUp allows you the opportunity to gain access to mental health professionals and book sessions with them from the comfort of your home.
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#studyGMH: Capacity building: Preparing newcomers for the Global Mental Health field

Global Mental Health MSc student Gloria Pedersen gives her impressions of the King's Health Partners Global Mental Health and Psychosocial Support conference, held 5-6 Jun 2017.
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#studyGMH: Mutual learning and 'reverse innovation': learning that flows both ways

Global Mental Health MSc student Jianan Bao gives her impressions of the King's Health Partners Global Mental Health and Psychosocial Support conference, held 5-6 Jun 2017.
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Looking back on World Health Day 2017: Healthcare Information for All Conference

Didier Demassosso looks back on World Health Day 2017: Healthcare Information for All Conference
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Providing Psychosocial Support to Refugees in Sri Lanka: Notes from the Field

As part of the #MHPSSMatters campaign – a collaboration between MHIN and MHPSS.net marking Refugee Week 2017 – we are privileged to share some insights from the field by Ashviny Jeyamohan.
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The Migrant Diaries – Mexico 2017 (pt. 2)

As part of the #MHPSSMatters campaign – a collaboration between MHIN and MHPSS.net marking Refugee Week 2017 – we are privileged to share some insights from the field by Lynne Jones
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The Migrant Diaries - Mexico 2017

As part of the #MHPSSMatters campaign – a collaboration between MHIN and MHPSS.net marking Refugee Week 2017 – we are privileged to share some insights from the field by Lynne Jones.
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#MHPSSMatters for #OurSharedFuture

Grace Ryan discusses how MHPSS.Net and MHIN are working together to promote World Refugee Day (20 June) and the United Kingdom’s Refugee Week (19-25 June), and why we think #MHPSSMatters for #OurSharedFuture.
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Mental health in the media

The Humanology Project's Neha Kinariwalla discusses mental health in the media, and how this portrayal can lead to harmful effects for patients.
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