Regional

  • Sub-Mekong research partnerships – opportunities to innovate

    Key mental health partners in the Sub-Mekong region have joined together to establish a Sub-Mekong Region Mental Health Research Training Program.
 
 With a shared purpose of developing a regional network to advance research training efforts, much work has been done on establishing a structure... Read more

  • Disaster Mental Health: From Challenges to Opportunities

    Asia Australia Mental Health has partnered with China’s Ministry of Health and the World Health Organisation to co-host the "Disaster Mental Health: From Challenges to Opportunities” forum and training program from 29-31 October 2013 in Beijing. Disaster mental health stakeholders from around the... Read more

  • Mental Health: Towards economic and social inclusion

    This report, Mental Health: Towards economic and social inclusion, was written by Asia Australia Mental Health Co-Director A/Professor Chee Ng and presented to Commonwealth health ministers in Geneva on 19 May, 2013. It identifies several key issues: a lack of resources across many member nations... Read more

  • Creative Opportunities: Art in Mental Health regional publication

    AAMH in partnership with the Dax Centre launched the first Asia Pacific Art and Mental Health publication in December 2011. The publication, titled "Creative Opportunities", highlights examples of the use of Art in mental health recovery from around the Asian region. Written by the region's leaders... Read more

  • World Psychiatric Association praises Asia-Pacific project

    World Psychiatric Association President Mario Maj described the Asia-Pacific Community Mental Health Development Project as “a source of inspiration and encouragement”. Professor Maj’s comments are included in the most recent edition of the official WPA Bulletin as part of a twelve page... Read more

  • Best-practice community mental health models: Regional publication

    In 2008 AAMH published the Asia-Pacific Community Mental Health Development Project Summary Report. Written and edited by the region's mental health leaders, this unique document contains country-specific examples of best practice in community mental health development, as well as key guiding principles... Read more