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Vikram Patel, Wellness Warrior

Vikram Patel talks about being included in TIME magazine's annual list of 100 most influential people.
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Human rights
Detection and diagnosis
Treatment, care and rehabilitation
Training, education and capacity building
Disorder: 
All disorders
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Communication Of Research

Caroline Cassidy, Communications Manager for the Overseas Development Institute, presenting on how to communicate findings effectively to your audience/policy makers.
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Approach: 
Policy and legislation
Advocacy
Training, education and capacity building
Disorder: 
All disorders
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Where there is no psychologist

In moving away from expert-delivered interventions toward self-guided or lay facilitated interventions, survivors of adverse experiences and people living in protracted situations of adversity could gain access to unprecedented support. By developing, implementing and evaluating these interventions, entire populations gain the potential for increase capacity for self-help, improved mental health, resilience and better overall functioning.
Contributor(s): 
Approach: 
Task sharing
Treatment, care and rehabilitation
Disorder: 
All disorders
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The Policy Brief

Caroline Cassidy, Communications Manager for the Overseas Development Institute, gives an introduction to the policy brief.
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Approach: 
Policy and legislation
Disorder: 
All disorders
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Fahmy Hanna on successful policy engagement in the field

WHO technical officer Fahmy Hanna shares his experiences of successful policy engagement in the field through his work with WHO and other programs.
Approach: 
Policy and legislation
Disorder: 
All disorders
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BasicNeeds Jessica McQuail on successful policy engagement in the field

Jessica McQuail from BasicNeeds shares her experiences of successful policy engagement in the field
Approach: 
Policy and legislation
Disorder: 
All disorders
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Research priorities within women's mental health

To mark International Women's Day, MHIN has interviewed a leading researcher in women's mental health, Professor Louise Howard who is the head of the Section of Women's Mental Health at the Health Service and Population Research Department, Insitute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London.
Approach: 
Prevention and promotion
Detection and diagnosis
Disorder: 
All disorders
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How to build better mental health systems after emergencies

In this podcast Dr Mark Van Ommeren, WHO focal point for mental health and psychosocial support in emergencies discuss the World Health Organization report, Building Back Better: sustainable mental health care after emergencies.
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Approach: 
Human rights
Training, education and capacity building
Disorder: 
All disorders
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Characterising mental health and recommending engagement strategies for the Mental Health Innovation Network

In this podcast, recorded during the Grand Challenges Meeting Seattle, Jessica Mackenzie summarizes her findings on the global mental health arena and makes some recommendations for the Mental Health Innovation Network and the global mental health community.
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Approach: 
Policy and legislation
Empowerment and service user involvement
Advocacy
Disorder: 
All disorders
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NextGenU.org: How the world's first free university is globally democratizing health sciences education

Audio from our live webinar with Dr. Erica Frank, founder of NextGenU.org.
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Approach: 
Task sharing
Technology
Disorder: 
All disorders