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We Feel and Think What We Eat

This week, I had the joy of sharing spring break with my daughter and niece in Paris. It was a food lover’s dream.

Hot topicMental health around the world
Five Boro Bike Tour

This year, the Global Fund for Mental Health is proud to support the Global Mental Health Program’s pioneering work by sponsoring a team in this year’s TD Five Boro Bike Tour. Join us for the ride to raise awareness about global mental health!

Five on Fridaymusings on mental health
Ketamine: From Party Drug to Prescription Medicine

Ketamine's ignominious start was as a psychedelic party drug with the street name of Special K. Its future is as a promising intervention for treatment-resistant depression.

Hot topicMental health around the world
2019 Summer Institute in Global Mental Health

The 2019 Summer Institute in Global Mental Health will be held in May (15 – 20), in New York City at Teachers College, Columbia University. This is a 6-day intensive training course for mental health and allied professionals and trainees working with populations exposed to severe adversities and trauma worldwide.

Five on Fridaymusings on mental health
What Would Women Say

Today is International Women’s Day. We have much to celebrate. Rates of education for girls are up. Maternal mortality is down. Salary gaps are narrowing. And women are speaking out.

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Reducing the burden of mental illness worldwide.

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Offering a wide range of educational opportunities for students, clinicians and researchers interested in advancing global mental health.

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Committed to increasing knowledge that has real impact, members of our GMHP engage in research initiatives on a wide range of mental health priorities around the world.

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Engaging the Arts as a lens through which to encounter, educate, and understand mental illness represents a poignant and powerful tool that has the capacity to traverse cultural boundaries and societal stigma.