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Conmemoración del día Mundial para la Prevención del Suicidio 2020

Con el interés de fomentar el diálogo y aprendizaje en la temática de prevención del suicidio, desde nuestra red MHIN-LAC ponemos a disposición una serie de eventos y actividades que se llevarán a cabo en distintos países de Latinoamérica y el Caribe y que se enfocarán en el abordaje de esta problemática de salud a nivel nacional, regional y global.
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Stories from Chile: Providing mental health and psychosocial support during COVID-19

This blog and infographic showcases the Stories from Chile within our Voices from the Field blog series and the innovations providing mental health and psychosocial support during COVID-19.
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Innovation during COVID-19: Applying global mental health lessons from humanitarian settings to high resource settings

This blog briefly outlines three innovations from low resource humanitarian settings, including those outlined in a recent Lancet Commission on Global Mental Health, that can be applied globally in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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A call to action for evidence-based mental health campaigning

Speak Your Mind and the Mental Health Innovation Network worked together with national leads to develop eight country profiles to inform campaigning work at a national level. This blog presents a summary of the key findings across all eight countries.
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Together in Spirit: A video to support social distancing among young people in the UK

Looking to support young people in the UK through their experience of social distancing, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine researchers partnered with Brickwall, a London-based creative agency, to create Together in Spirit, a short video featuring young people from around the UK.
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Voices from the field: Conversations with health care workers on continuing mental health services during COVID-19

In these video interviews, health care workers share challenges, activities and recommendations continuing mental health services during COVID-19.
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Voices from the field: Conversations with health care workers on innovations in remote support during COVID-19

In these video interviews, health care workers share challenges, activities and recommendations in providing remote mental health support for vulnerable groups during COVID-19.
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Voices from the field: Conversations with health care workers on supporting staff mental health during COVID-19

In these video interviews, health care workers share challenges, activities and recommendations in supporting staff mental health during COVID-19.
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THRIVE Gulu: Mental health support for survivors of conflict in Northern Uganda during COVID-19

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Adjusting to a new normal: Emergency department psychiatry in Australia during COVID-19

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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BasicNeeds Pakistan: Supporting mental health in under-resourced communities during the COVID-19 pandemic

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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COVID-19 and family mental health: SPANS’ preparedness and response plan in Zimbabwe

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Grand Challenges Canada relaunches the 'Global Mental Health Program'

In this blog, Grand Challenges Canada (GCC) in partnership with the UK National Institute of Health Research announce the relaunch of the Global Mental Health program.
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Luchando contra el COVID-19: Supporting the mental health of Venezuelan migrants in Trinidad and Tobago

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Staff support during COVID-19: MHPSS initiatives from Miri General Hospital, Malaysia

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Technology as an ally and barrier: Remote mental health support for older adults in Ecuador and Spain during COVID-19

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Empowering parents during COVID-19: Remote support for children with severe and profound intellectual disability in Cape Town

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Mental health will be key to the global response to the COVID-19 crisis

As the UK co-hosts a Coronavirus Global Response Summit today, mental health activists Florence Baingana, Rochelle Burgess, and Nigel Taylor argue that for an effective response, it will be critical to address the higher levels of mental illness stemming with the crisis. They call for a mental health lens to be applied across all responses to COVID-19 to consider the mental health implications and potential mitigation action. Whilst increased investment in poorly resourced mental services will be important, responses that address the social and economic pathways to poor mental health may have greater effect.
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Enosh: Supporting people with psychosocial disabilities in Israel during COVID-19

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Carers Worldwide: Mental health support for carers in India, Nepal and Bangladesh during COVID-19

Stories from the field: Blog posts from health care workers providing mental health and psychosocial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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