Mental health

World Mental Health Day - 10 October

World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health.

The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide.

Latest publications

Group Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) for Depression

This manual gives guidance on the use of interpersonal therapy (IPT) recommended by WHO as a possible first line treatment for depression.

Problem Management Plus(PM+)

This manual describes a scalable psychological intervention called Problem Management Plus (PM+) for adults impaired by distress in communities who are exposed to adversity.

WHO MIND Project