XIII WAPR WORLD CONGRESS “RECOVERY, CITIZENSHIP, HUMAN RIGHTS; REVIEWING CONSENSUS”

 
The World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitation (WAPR) is organising the XIII WAPR World Congress ”Recovery, Citizenship, Human Rights; Reviewing consensus”, which will be held from 5th to 7th July 2018 in the Municipal Conference Centre of Madrid, Spain.

 

 

 

The Congress will become the meeting point of many professionals in order to further their knowledge in the Psychosocial Rehabilitation of persons with mental illness.
WAPR is an international NGO, with representation in more that 40 countries from all continents, composed mainly by interdisciplinary mental health professionals (psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, social workers, occupational-therapists, social educators, etc.) WAPR’s principles include the interest of maintaining a fluid open dialogue with service users and the families movement.
The mission of WAPR is the dissemination of principles and practices of psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery in mental health. That means: access to appropriate treatments and programmes aimed to provide opportunities for people with disabilities due to mental health problems to develop an inclusive life in the community, with treatment, job, housing and social participation.
 
The Congress will be held in the cosmopolitan city of Madrid, with its elegant boulevards and expansive, manicured parks, which together with the cultural activities and fine cuisine it offers, will contribute to a pleasant stay for the delegates in the capital city.
 
You can find more information on the official website of the Congress: http://www.wapr2018madrid.com

Related posts

17 May 2021

WPA’s Regional Congress“Interdisciplinary understanding of co-morbidity in psychiatry: from science to integrated care”

WPA, in partnership with the Russian Society of Psychiatrists (RSP), is holding the WPA’s Regional Congress “Interdisciplinary understanding of co-morbidity...

1 July 2019

UNICEF Annual Report

In 2018, UNICEF embarked on a new chapter with a new plan. Anchored in the Convention on the Rights of...

4 February 2022

A NEW THEMATIC COLUMN BY NATALIA TREUSHNIKOVA

Natalia Treushnikova, President of the Union for Mental Health & Member of the General Council of Business Russia, launched an...

23 December 2020

Online Interregional Conference " Psychosocial Rehabilitation and the Non-Profit Sector in the Context of the Pandemic»

On December 22, the Union for Mental Health held the online Interregional Conference "Psychosocial Rehabilitation and the Non-Profit Sector in...

1 September 2017

THE 26TH CONGRESS OF THE EUROPEAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION (EPA)

Source: www.epa-congress.org  The 26th Congress of the European Psychiatric Association (EPA), the largest international association of psychiatrists in Europe, will take place...

10 October 2019

World Mental Health Day 2019: focus on suicide prevention

21 July 2016

Armen Soghoyan, Financial Secretary of the World Psychiatric Association, with welcome address to the Сongress participants

Armen Soghoyan, Financial Secretary of the World Psychiatric Association, President of the Armenian Psychiatric Association, with welcome address to the...

5 March 2018

MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION: EXPERT OPINION BY Prof. Dr. Eliot SOREL

MENTAL HEALTH AND EDUCATION: PERSONAL EXPERT OPINION BY Prof. Dr. Eliot SOREL, the George Washington University, Washington, DC (USA)  ...

30 August 2016

Prof. Jan Burns, Head of Eligibility for the International Federation for Para-athletes with Intellectual Disabilities (INAS), will make a keynote report

  Prof. Jan Burns, Head of Eligibility for the International Federation for Para-athletes with Intellectual Disabilities (INAS) and worked with...

2 July 2018

Mental Health Education for Different Population in India

Murali Thyloth, Professor and Head, Department of Psychiatry Ramaiah Medical College, President Elect, WAPR (Bangalore, India)   Dr. Murali Thyloth...