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World Mental Health Day 2014 blog series: Week 4

Throughout October, we will post a response from one of the MHIN community, who will share a range of perspectives, experiences and insights on what t

What better way to spend World Mental Health Day? Understanding policy influence in mental health.

Jessica Mackenzie, a Reserach Fellow at ODI, shares some key take home points from a recent policy engagement workshop run with GCC grantees in Seattl

The Friendship Bench: What we're learning through implementing a trial to address common mental disorders in primary care in Zimbabwe

In this post, Dixon Chibanda discusses the ‘Friendship Bench Project’, a brief psychological intervention delivered by lay health workers for common m
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Flexible stepped care intervention delivered by lay health workers for people with dementia and caregivers
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Region: 
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Meriden Family Program

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World Mental Health Day 2014 blog series: Week 4

Throughout October, we will post a response from one of the MHIN community, who will share a range of perspectives, experiences and insights on what the theme of 'living with schizophrenia' means to them.

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