19.04.2013

English

The Ministry of Social Affairs invites to participate in the seminar "Experience of Northern countries in developing the field of mental health" on May 13th, 2013 in Tallinn and in the conference "Development trends  in the field of mental health in Estonia: Norwegian experience and practice" on May 27th, 2013 in Tallinn.


The main goals of the seminar "Experience of Northern countries in developing the field of mental health" are:


 - to introduce the experience of institutions working in the field of mental health in Norway, Denmark, Finland and Sweden


 - to introduce Northern experience in improving the field of mental health including children´s mental health through web-based information- and counceling environment


 - to support successful participation of Estonian applicants in the open calls of the public health programme.


The conference "Development trends in the field of mental health in Estonia: Norwegian experience and practice" focuses on the Norwegian practice and experience of mental health services. The following topics will be covered at the conference: mental health policy in Norway, psychiatric services in mental health centres, out-reach service, long-term treatment and rehabilitation service to youth, treatment system of abused children, integrated mental health services and prevention activities of children´s mental health problems.


For more information about both events please contact Ms Elis Haan, tel +372 626 9156, e-mail elis [dot] haan [at] sm [dot] ee.