GAMIAN-Europe

The voice of patients in mental health

Global Alliance of Mental Illness Advocacy Networks-Europe (GAMIAN-Europe)

Is a non-profit patient-driven pan-European organisation, representing and advocating for the interests and rights of persons affected by mental ill-health. Our main activities include awareness-raising, education, and partnership and capacity building. Overarching themes in our work relate to anti-stigma, discrimination and patients’ rights.

Any organisation or individual body, either personally or professionally involved in the field of mental health, can become a member of GAMIAN-Europe.

Latest News and Events

Call for stories! Mind@Work Project Press Release

MIND@WORK PROJECT: JOINT PRESS STATEMENT COLLABORATIVE PROJECT INVITES YOUNG ADULTS TO SHARE THEIR EXPERIENCES AND SHAPE HEALTHIER WORK CULTURES OF THE FUTURE 23.6.2021    The Mind@Work Project, a collaborative initiative between young adults, mental health...

Call for services – Organisations working in young people’s mental health

   Call for services to host training abroad - providing a knowledge sharing visit and experiential placements with an organisation servicing young people who need mental health supportRichmond Foundation is in the process of setting up a Mental Well-being Center for...

PRESS RELEASE – Making Mental Health Everybody’s Business: MEPs and stakeholders call for a European Year

Press release                                                                   Brussels, 3 April 2021 In a statement sent today, 40 MEPs and over a 120 concerned individuals and organisations call on the European Commission to designate 2023 as the European Year for...

Release of the COVID-19 Survey Report!

How did the pandemic affect individuals with pre-existing mental health conditions?    Our brand-new report gives an overview of the findings for an online survey carried out between September and December 2020 by GAMIAN-Europe; during the first year of the...

Brain Awareness Week Brand-New Infographic!

Infographic for this year's Brain Awareness WeekBrain science is essential to understanding how we can better help people with mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, and schizophrenia. For Brain Awareness Week 2021, we call for more research...

GAMIAN-Europe booth at EPA Congress!

GAMIAN-Europe virtual booth to be featured at the 2021 EPA CongressWe are pleased to announce that we will be holding a virtual booth at the EPA Congress that will be held from 10-13 April 2021.This year's congress will explore the theme of “Personalising...

Mental Health News
2 days ago
💡How can we address the treatment challenges faced by individuals with #schizophrenia?

In today's #ECSR conference, @HilkkaKrkkinen2 discussed the importance of electronic monitoring for signs of #relapse, and using a #recovery approach to care. 📲🧍

#ECSRBerlin2021 https://t.co/fDNmax5KwY
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2 days ago
GAMIAN-Europe's President @HilkkaKrkkinen2 presented the priorities for future #research in today's #ECSR conference, highlighting the importance of personalised treatment for people with #schizophrenia.

#ECSRBerlin2021 https://t.co/nu7yTWDpAw
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6 days ago
This year's Global Summit on #mentalhealth, hosted by the French government, will focus on accelerating the international momentum for #humanrights in mental health.
Our Secretary General @KaterinaGreece will present the user's perspective.

👉👉More info: https://t.co/EQ17bvJuoz https://t.co/y2dUASg8f1
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1 week ago
HELP CREATE A HEALTHIER WORK CULTURE OF THE FUTURE!
We are collecting experiences from 18-35 year olds about situations where it has been difficult to manage with work mentally.
Based on the stories collected we will co-create a documentary podcast.

https://t.co/tGAreGYOK3 https://t.co/Hqi2LZf0XR
2 weeks ago
#Suicide is a major public #health concern affecting people of all ages, and one of the leading causes of death among the young. Check out our infographic for useful information on suicide prevention.

👉 https://t.co/kI2hbYrO3s

#WorldSuicidePreventionDay https://t.co/r44wwtwOtt
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Activities

What we’re up to

Research Projects

GAMIAN-Europe is increasingly invited as a partner in EU funded research projects. Our role in these projects … Learn More

Conventions & Seminars

The Convention and seminars of GAMIAN-Europe are 2 vital elements for the cohesion and representation of the … Learn More

MEP Alliance

GAMIAN-Europe has coordinated the Secretariat of the European Parliament MEP Alliance for Mental Health … Learn More

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