The voice of patients in mental health

Season’s Greetings from GAMIAN-Europe!



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

Annual Convention and AGM taking place on 29th – 31st March 2019 (Bucharest, Romania)

The Convention will focus on the issues of depression and comorbidity, depression within specific environments and empowerment as a human right.

3 days ago
“Antidepressant adherence is challenging for patients of any age, but older age is a characteristic that is associated with worse adherence”
2 weeks ago
Thank you to all who joined us today at the @Europarl_EN IG meeting for the presentation of the key findings of the report on 'a sustainable approach to #depression'.
Read the report here:
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2 weeks ago
The @Europarl_EN IG meeting concludes with valuable recommendations for the future approach to #depression. GamianE photo
2 weeks ago
MEP @StevensHelga : "People are reluctant to seek treatment due to the stigma around #depression and #mentalhealth." GamianE photo
2 weeks ago
" #Depression is one of the leading causes of low productivity." - Prof. Joseph Zohar identifies key factors in driving a sustainable response to depression.
#mentalhealth #patientempowerment
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Mental Health News

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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