The voice of patients in mental health


Global Alliance of Mental Illness Advocacy Networks-Europe

We are a patient-driven pan-European organisation, representing the interests of persons affected by mental illness and advocates for their rights. Our main objectives are: advocacy, information and education, anti-stigma and discrimination, patients’ rights, co-operation, partnerships and capacity building.

All organisations or persons, being personally or professionally involved in the field of Mental Health can become member of GAMIAN-Europe.

Latest News and Events

Joint Election Statement Press Release

Brussels, 7 June 2019 Today, three leading organisations in the field of mental health have launched a joint election statement, calling on the European Parliament to take and support EU-level action. GAMIAN-Europe, representing patients, EUFAMI, representing family...

Joint Election Statement

WE join forces to improve mental health – will YOU join US? As patients, family members and healthcare professionals, we join forces to amplify the voice of the mental health sector and call on YOU to join us. Good mental health is crucial for personal, social and...

Prof. Silvana Galderisi – Winner of The European Personality Award 2019

Since 2004 GAMIAN-Europe has been given a special Award to people that had a prominent contribution on the field of mental health.

Mental Health News
3 days ago
Policymakers and professionals must use language that resonates with people living with #depression.

Find out about the other 9 key policy recommendations that provide a concrete framework for a #sustainable response to #depression. #WordsToActions 👇
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1 week ago
Find out about the 10 key policy recommendations that provide a concrete framework for a #sustainable response to #depression.
#WordsToActions #mentalhealth
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2 weeks ago
Depression is increasing in young people at an alarming rate. We need to help them use their own resources and skills to become more #resilient and cope better with pressure.

Find the 10 policy recommendations for a #sustainable response to #depression 👉
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3 weeks ago
Find out about the 10 key policy recommendations that provide a concrete framework for a sustainable response to #depression. #WordsToActions GamianE photo
3 weeks ago
Our report ‘A sustainable approach to #depression: Moving from words to actions’ has a new home. The new website includes new resources detailing the 10 key areas of focus needed to improve the lives of people living with #depression. #WordsToActions GamianE photo

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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

Interest Groups

GAMIAN-Europe has coordinated the Secretariat of the European Parliament Interest Group on Mental Health, Wellbeing and Brain … Learn More

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