International Diploma in Mental Health, Human Rights and Law 2019-20

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International Diploma in Mental Health, Human Rights and Law 2019-20

Center for Mental Health Law and Policy, Indian Law Society, Pune, India is pleased to announce ‘International Diploma in Mental Health, Human Rights and Law’ for the academic year 2019-20. Admissions are open till 30th June 2019. The first residential session for the 12th batch of the diploma will take place from 7th October to 19th October 2019 at Pune, India.

The graduate qualification from any recognized university in any of the following subjects: Law, Medicine or Psychiatry, Nursing, Psychology, Social Work or other Social Science, Natural Science disciplines. The Course Organizers wish to encourage people with mental illnesses (PwMIs) and caregivers to take part in this course, as they are critical to reform and can be effective advocates for change. Hence the minimum qualification for PwMIs and caregivers will be a graduate qualification in any discipline from a recognized university.

The selection of students is based on the experience and statement of purpose submitted by the student. Priority is given to students who are likely to be able to immediately influence the field of human rights of people with mental health issues and law/ policy in their own countries.

For details please visit- cmhlp.org/diploma and For queries contact- kaustubh@cmhlp.org or neha@cmhlp.org