A mainstream profile of the work of peer workers in easing the transition between the hospital and the community in the U.S.:
Students across Canada are encouraged to apply for Unleash the Noise 2014, the second annual Student Mental Health Innovation Summit in Canada… Read more
Today the Mental Health Foundation in partnership with the University of Bristol launches a new app, HappyPlace, to help people cope with low mood.
via Mental Health Foundation News http://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/our-news/news-archive/2013-news-archive/13-11-18-HappyPlace-app/
Dr. Insel recaps the annual Partners for Cure (P4C) meeting, where the theme is to speed the delivery of new cures through innovative research models.
Jenny Edwards CBE, Chief Executive of the Mental Health Foundation, responds to the Government’s response to the consultation on refreshing the Mandate to NHS England.
via Mental Health Foundation News http://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/our-news/news-archive/2013-news-archive/13-11-12-refreshing-NHS-mandate/
July 13, 2012
The National Network for Mental Health (NNMH) will be holding its 2011/2012 Annual General
Meeting (AGM) on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 12:00 noon EST via teleconference.
According to our By-Laws, this year the NNMH is in need of Board of Director representation in:
(1) British Columbia/Territories, (2) Prairies, (2) Quebec, and (2) Maritimes/Atlantic.
If you would like to apply for a position on the Board of Directors, please forward your resume and a short bio accompanied by a brief cover letter outlining your reasons for applying and what experience/expertise you feel you could bring to the NNMH and its Board of Directors. We are seeking nominees with expertise in fundraising, finance, human resources, and law. As well we ask that nominees be prepared to sit on a minimum of two board committee’s and to chair a board committee that speaks to their skills set. The nominee slate accompanied by the short bios will be posted to the NNMH website 30 days prior to the AGM for the purpose of informing the membership about their choice in candidates for the position of Board Director. Applications can be submitted by email to [email protected] and must be received no later than 4:30 p.m. EST, August 19, 2012. Continue reading