Mental Health Nursing Conferences 2018: 5th Global Mental Health Summit 2018 in South Africa

Mental Health Nursing Conferences 2018

The Movement for Global Mental Health (www.globalmentalhealth.org) and the SA Federation for Mental Health (www.safmh.org) will be hosting the 5th Global Mental Health Summit in Johannesburg, South Africa from 8-9 February 2018. There are still spaces available and you can register now: http://www.globalmentalhealth.org/5th-global-mental-health-summit-2018-1

The panels of the Summit will focus on these themes:
· Persons with Lived Experience – the key partners in mental health and sustainable development
· Value of research to advance the social movement – the role of persons with lived experience in research
· Overcoming poverty through quality education and decent work and economic growth
· Changing the culture around mental health, mental disorders and emotional wellbeing
· Getting “creative and innovative” to achieve recovery and mental wellbeing
· Infants, toddlers and young children – affording them mental health and wellbeing
· Empowering the youth to play a role in achieving the SDGs
· Not forgetting the vulnerable groups
· Deinstitutionalisation and community integration – a human right
· Civil society’s role in achieving the SDGs
· Social movements giving a voice to persons with psychosocial and intellectual disabilities.

The information brochure and registration form is available at: Click Here

Kind regards,
Charlene Sunkel
Programme Manager: Advocacy & Development
SA Federation for Mental Health
T: +27 (0)11 781 1852
F: +27 (0) 86 558 6909
charlene@safmh.org
www.safmh.org
Principal Coordinator: Movement for Global Mental Health

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