Voices from the Edge: Mental health in Nepal and South Africa
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Diversity and culture
Ethics, professional and legal requirements
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
Explains the impact that mental health stigma has on families and carers Explains the complexity of seeking mental health care in low income, traditional societies such as Nepal Names the link between mental health and poverty Explains the role of traditional healers in providing mental health care Explains the role of training, and community health workers in providing basic mental health care Describes WHO's mhGAP programme Design an evidence-based implementation-oriented research programme or intervention, which includes a range of stakeholders, including policy-makers Describes what the PRogramme for Improving Mental health care does Assesses the potential impact that the research Programme intervention has on service users
Keyword(s): Public health or related research, Provision of health care to the public
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Research Uptake Officer for the PRogramme for Improving Mental health carE, and I have been given the support, funding and mandate from the Programme CEO, Directors and Management Team to direct and produce the film.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.