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 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 and 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

Advocacy Group for the Mentally Ill (Cyprus) – Drawing Donation

On the occasion marking World Mental Health Day, AGMI (a GAMIAN-Europe member) generously donated to the State Health Service Organization Cyprus - Larnaca Hospital, drawings produced by people with lived experience of mental health...

PRESS RELEASE – Campaigning for a European Year for Mental Health

Press release                                                                  Brussels, 10 November In a meeting of the MEP Alliance for Mental Health, held today, representatives of mental health-related organisations and MEPs underlined the need and...

The Third Edition of the SYNCHROS Newsletter

It is with great pleasure that we'd like to announce the launch of the 3rd Edition of the SYNCHROS Newsletter, in which we provide you with the latest project updates.The publication of the newsletter came right before World Mental Health Day....

Avoiding a Mental Health Pandemic – Article

MEP Alliance for Mental Health co-chairs (Alex Agius Saliba, Estrella Dura Fernandez, Radka Maxová, Maria Walsh, and Tomas Zdechovsky) recently published an article in the Parliament Magazine on the need to recognise and act to prevent the exacerbation of mental...

Mental Health News
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Increased #socialmedia use linked to developing #depression, according to new study:
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'It is likely that #anxiety and #depression in #childhood require different intervention approaches than #adolescence-onset anxiety and depression.'

Find out more in @capice_project's article:
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🔍How does #internalising emotional problems affect #educational outcomes in #young people?

Find out more in @capice_project 's article here:
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🔍Read more about CAPICE's article on how #anxiety in teenage years predicts #psychiatric diagnoses in #young adulthood:
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Youth #depression tied to higher risk of 66 diseases and premature death:

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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

MEP Alliance

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

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