World Mental Health Day 2019

This WMHD we are relaunching some of platforms and recognising the theme, we are talking about this year – suicide prevention “Suicide is the leading cause of death among adolescents (10–19 years old) in low- and middle-income countries and the second leading cause in high-income countries in the European Region. In 2015, there were over 4000 deathsContinue reading “World Mental Health Day 2019”

Mind the Gap – #mentalreport

Read EYMH Activist Carmen’s blog on her time as a participant at our collaborative study week ‘Mind the Gap’ 17th – 22nd June with European Network for Independent Living (ENIL) and Council of Europe (CoE). She spent the week participating with young people from across Europe discussing mental health as a disability, read on… AllContinue reading “Mind the Gap – #mentalreport”

2018 #mentalreport

Below, Co-Director Nick talks about several pieces of work that EYMH have been lucky to be part of in 2018 and what to look forward to in 2019.  Then below that is a simple list of all of EYMH’s achievements this year (Click on links for more information). 1st year officially formed as a CommunityContinue reading “2018 #mentalreport”

#mentalreport – Carmen – Inclusive Mobility Alliance

New Mental Healther Advocate Carmen attends the final presentation of the recommendations to the European Parliament on inclusive mobility for young people across Europe. See more about the project here. First experience as a volunteer for the great team of Euro Youth Mental Health! On the very snowy day of January 22 I had theContinue reading “#mentalreport – Carmen – Inclusive Mobility Alliance”

#MentalReport – Nick from UK – European Health Forum Gastein

Last October 2018, Co-Director Nick Morgan attended the European Health Forum Gastein, in Gastein, Austria, having earned a scholarship as a Young Gasteiner.  Nick was there for four days and tells us what it entailed and where, if anywhere, mental health was involved. Hi everyone, This blog is very delayed, i apologise for that, itsContinue reading “#MentalReport – Nick from UK – European Health Forum Gastein”

#mentalreport – Kirsty from UK – European Health Forum Gastein

This year, one of our ExpertMHers, Kirsty from UK, attended the European Health Forum Gastein first ever Hackathon, as well as attending various panels and presentations across the conference, looking to ensure mental health, where needed was considered in whatever projects were being produced. The objective is to bring together 35 participants from different backgrounds from allContinue reading “#mentalreport – Kirsty from UK – European Health Forum Gastein”