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Ref.No. [Initiator]
GRE-13 [Headquarters]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research & Training in Mental Health

Director / Head: 
  PROF. COSTAS STEFANIS
 




Institution:
 
  University Mental Health Research Institute
Address:
  2, SORANOU TOU EFESSIOU STR
  115 27
 
Town:
  Athens
Country:
  GREECE
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (0030) 210 6170003/ 6170806
Fax:
  (0030) 210 6170938/6528354
Web Site:
  www.epipsi.gr
Date of Designation:
  01/Jan/1973
Last Redesignation:
  24/Jul/2009
Date of Discontinuation:
  25/Jul/2013
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1.Research to develop strategies for intervention on an increased awareness of mental health aspects of social action and change. 
  2. 2. Research on evaluation of mental health services with particular emphasis on PHC 
  3. 3.Participation in WHO coordinated research activities on biological aspects of diagnosis and classification of mental disorders. 
  4. 4. Participation in WHO coordinated investigations on improvement of treatment methods and approaches in the prevention of mental disorders 
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Subjects:
  1. Mental health & neurosciences 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Providing technical advise to WHO 
  3. Standardization of terminology and nomenclature 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.5 - Guidance and support provided to Member States for the preparation and implementation of multisectoral, population-wide programmes to promote mental health and to prevent mental and behavioural disorders, violence and injuries, together with hearing and visual impairment, including blindness
  Ower: 3.1 - Advocacy and support provided to increase political, financial and technical commitment in Member States in order to tackle chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and behavioural disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
 
Responsible Officer:
  SAXENA Shekhar
Phone:
  13625/14388
Email:
  saxenas@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  SHEVKUN Elena
Phone:
  +45 45 33 68 46
Email:
  shevkune@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork