World Federation for Mental Health
World Federation for Mental Health

World Mental Health Day 2016

The 2016 theme was  ‘Dignity in Mental Health-Psychological & Mental Health First Aid for All’ will enable us to contribute to the goal of taking mental health out of the shadows so that people in general feel more confident in tackling the stigma, isolation and discrimination that continues to plague people with mental health conditions, their families and careers.

World Mental Health Day 2016 

Materials and tools for advocacy efforts around the World Mental Health Day 2016 theme.

English

Dignity in Mental Health-Psychological & Mental Health First Aid for All 2016 World Mental Health Day Packet in English

Spanish

Dignity in Mental Health-Psychological & Mental Health First Aid for All 2016 World Mental Health Day Packet in Spanish

Hindi

Dignity in Mental Health-Psychological & Mental Health First Aid for All 2016 World Mental Health Day Packet in Hindi.

World Mental Health Day - Monday 10th October 2016 Dignity in Mental Health: Psychological and Mental Health First Aid for All

 

The 2016 World Mental Health Day is close to many people’s hearts because psychological and mental health first aid is a theme that every citizen of the world can embrace. It provides a global opportunity and platform to increase community awareness of mental health issues and the recognition of early signs of a mental health problem so that we can act early. As we all know nobody is immune because mental distress can affect any one of us.

The 2016 World Mental Health Day is close to many people’s hearts because psychological and mental health first aid is a theme that every citizen of the world can embrace. It provides a global opportunity and platform to increase community awareness of mental health issues and the recognition of early signs of a mental health problem so that we can act early. As we all know nobody is immune because mental distress can affect any one of us.

October 10 is World Mental Health Day (everywhere)

IF YOU KNOW OF SOMETHING OR SOMEONE WHO CAN SUPPORT #LIGHT-UP-PURPLE 2016, PLEASE LET US KNOW.

 

World Mental Health Day (10 October) is a day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy. The first WMHD was in 1992 at the initiative of the World Federation for Mental Health, a global mental health organization with members and contacts in more than 150 countries. On this day each October – thousands of supporters come to celebrate this annual awareness program to bring attention to Mental Illness and its major effects on peoples’ life worldwide.In some countries this day is part of the larger Mental Illness Awareness Week. There is an great need to provide more information on mental wellness.

 

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