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Partnership for global mental health

CBM International's Julian Eaton comments on the iNGO's collaborations with global multilateral agencies, service users and other partnerships to advance evidence for global mental health
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#NGOs4MentalHealth: What can NGOs contribute?

MHIN's Grace Ryan introduces the #NGOs4MentalHealth series
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Young people and the future

This blog discusses what it means to be youth, and what can be done to improve physical and mental health, and later life outcomes of adolescents today.
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Projects in Africa, Asia, Haiti Demonstrate Effective, Affordable Mental Health Treatment, Earn Next Step Scale-Up Funding

GCC announces a major scale up investment to be matched by partners for six innovative projects based in Africa, Asia and Haiti
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Mothering a child with a mental health problem

Personal story from Uganda that brings life to the already shattering mental health statistics
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Healing invisible wounds of the Syrian conflict

Mental health services are becoming more widely available than ever before to the Syrian population in spite of the crisis. Dale Gavlak reports.
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​Mental health support: 'We need to help people come out of the shadows'

The Guardian Global Development Professionals Network summary of their live Q & A with global mental health experts
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How Farm Radio & Dr. Stan Kutcher Increased the Availability of an Essential Medicine in Malawi and Tanzania

Five key reasons why Farm Radio International was able to achieve the support of policy makers and influence policy decisions through their innovation
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What a year it's been for Global Mental Health

A summary of Mental Health Innovation Network and Global Mental Health achievements in 2015
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3 Reasons You Don't Need a Website

MHIN's Grace Ryan explains how you can build a web presence without breaking the bank.
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‘Friendship Bench’ tackles mental health and HIV in Zimbabwe, and beyond?

MHIN's country visit to the Friendship Bench, Zimbabwe, to plan for scale and sustainability
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The unheard voices

This Human Rights Day, Georgia Lockwood Estrin reflects on the importance of the voices of service users - the main message of the Global Mental Health Summit held in Mumbai, India.
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A small step towards big data in mental health

This blog provides details of the pilot mental health prevalence survey conducted in Vientiane Capital in 2014-15 jointly by the Lao PDR Ministry of Health, BasicNeeds and the Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research.
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Shining a light on mental illness: An “invisible disability”

We need to be clear, however, and accept the reality that ill mental health is not only limited to persons with severe mental disorders confined to psychiatric hospitals. Ill mental health is a widespread but often “invisible” phenomenon.
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You have the will, you have the power

The International Day for Persons with Disabilities is celebrated on Dec 3 every year. This year the theme is Inclusion matters: access and empowerment for people of all abilities, and one of the sub-themes is – Including persons with invisible disabilities in society and development.​
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Exclusive with Global Health Lioness: Dr Titilola Banjoko

An interview with one of the leading figures of the Global Health Africa Diaspora movement by Dorcas Gwata from Tribal Sands.
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Global equality for mental health - a call to action?

Yesterday celebrities and public figures signed an open letter asking the UK government to make support for mental healthcare equal to that of physical healthcare. Perhaps its time we did the same for global mental health?
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Psychiatric Survivor Story: 40 Years Witnessing Mental Health User Dignity

Three major themes from David Oaks' experiences with mental health consumer/user leaders over the last 40 years
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