The voice of patients in mental health


Global Alliance of Mental Illness Advocacy Networks-Europe

We are a patient-driven pan-European organization, 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.


Our Latest News

2 days ago
The next meeting of the @europarl Interest Group on #MentalHealth, Well-being and #Brain Disorders will be held on 16/5 and will address #Empowerment of patients affected by #mental health conditions and their #selfmanagement of care and treatment. Info's👇
3 days ago
How to be #supportive of someone suffering from #MentalHealth issues? Here are some #tips: #MentalHealthAwareness #Empowerment
3 days ago
Want to know more about how appropriate #food and food behaviors can serve as a tool for #prevention of #depression? 🍏Read our last newsletter regarding the @EU_MooDFOOD project! #MentalHealth
4 days ago
This young patient diagnosed with #ADHD shares with us his top tips for living with the condition in a short video #Empowerment #MentalHealth #PatientExperience #ADHDawareness
4 days ago
#GAMIAN President @HilkkaKrkkinen2 will speak about patients’ expectations of the development of #innovative treatments at the @EU_Brain event next week in Brussels! Don’t forget to register! #Brain #Research #Innovation #FP9
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European Brain Counc @EU_Brain
1 week 'til " #Brain #Research in #Europe: Shaping #FP9 & Delivering #Innovation to the Benefit of Patients"-register now : & join us for 2 fruitful days w/ @EUScienceInnov @EFPIA @EMA_News @EU_Health @CenterTBI @JPNDeurope @incf @ECNPtweets @HumanBrainProj
5 days ago
According to a new study, #mental disorders are not decreasing in #YoungPeople despite the global improvement of their physical #health. #MentalHealth #ParityOfEsteem


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 …

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Conventions & Seminars

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

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Interest groups

GAMIAN Europe has firmly established itself as a Secretariat of the Interest Group on Mental Health, Wellbeing and Brain …

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