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Child depression, hidden among other problems of Catalan minors

Almost 60,000 children were treated in Catalonia in 2013; 4.1% of them under the age of 18, at Child and Youth Mental Healthcare facilities.

By |December 12th, 2016|News|

Ten facts on child and adolescent mental health

It is estimated that 20% of adolescents worldwide have a behavioural or mental health problem, in total around 3 million people.

By |November 16th, 2016|News|

Mental health at school: an invisible problem that affects millions of students

Schools can have a key role in identifying students with mental health problems and help them to overcome.

By |November 14th, 2016|News|

10 facts on mental health

In occasion of the World Mental Health Day 2016 we have collected 10 facts on mental health from the World Health Organization.

By |October 7th, 2016|News|

Practising mindfulness to help quit smoking and other addictions

Mindfulness helps individuals pay careful attention to their cravings, in such a way that they can see what they are made up of –thoughts and body sensations.

By |September 19th, 2016|News|

Hillary Clinton announces an ambitious mental health agenda if she wins the election

It is not the first time that Clinton has focused on mental health. In the nineties, Hillary led a movement aiming to include mental health in the healthcare system reform.

By |September 10th, 2016|News|

The psychological impact of stillbirths in parents

The study reviews the psychological impact of stillborn in mothers, fathers and relatives aiming to improve the care attention in the grief situations.

By |July 27th, 2016|News|

Soma&Psy presents three models of mental health integration at the 16th Conference on Integrated Care

Soma&Psy Network introduced the network and three mental health integration approaches: the ones from Fondation de Nant (Switzerland), Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu (Spain) and Consorci Hospitalari de Vic (Spain).

By |June 28th, 2016|News|

Humanizing the treatment of agitation in patients with a mental health illness

Agitation episodes are a complex phenomenon and, thus, rather unknown in regards on how to treat them.

By |May 30th, 2016|News|

A video game promotes social interaction for children with autism

The video game "Land of fog" is based on a whole-body interaction system whose mission is to help children with autism.

By |April 27th, 2016|News|