Publications

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
Armenian Mental Health Foundation publishes literature, books, brochures on different aspects of mental health. Legislation series aim to assist people with mental and physical disabilities have access to legal system and have knowledge about international experience in that field.
All publications were published and distributed on a non-commercial basis. All publications were made in Armenian. The growing interest to publications shows that the emphasis on legal aid has to be continued.
Few of publications are:

LEGISLATION SERIES
Analysis of Guardianship Legislation and Its Implementation in Armenia report NEW
Implementation of the Law on Psychiatric Care report

MENTAL HEALTH LAW IN INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTS
Overview of international documents:
WHO Ten Basic Principles of Mental Health Care adopted by World Health Organization.

MENTAL HEALTH LEGISLATION OF DIFFERENT COUNTRIES (TWO VOLUMES)
Review of mental health legislation of Eastern Europe and former USSR
Latvian Law on Mental Diseases
Polish Mental Health Act
Estonian Law on Psychiatric Care
Law of the Russian Federation on Psychiatric Care and Guarantees of Citizens Rights
Georgian Law on Mental Health
Mental Health Act of Lithuania

HUMAN RIGHTS AND MENTAL HEALTH SERIES

HUMAN RIGHTS AND MENTAL HEALTH IN UN DOCUMENTS
Twenty Five Principles for the Protection of Persons with Mental Illness and for the Improvement of Mental Health Care

HUMAN RIGHTS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY OF PHYSICIANS
World Medical Association
-Declaration on use and misuse of psychotropic substances
-Declaration on patient's rights
-Declaration on untreatable diseases
-Resolution on human rights
World Psychiatric Association
-Declarations on human rights and advocacy
-Hawaii Declaration
European Union
-Recommendation on situation with mental illness
-Recommendation on advocacy of involuntary treated patients

HUMAN RIGHTS AND MENTAL HEALTH IN USA
Americans with Disability Act
Brewster vs. Dukakis - mental health reform in Massachusetts

SELF-HELP SERIES

SELF -HELP IN MENTAL HEALTH
GETTING STARTED
HOW TO START NGO
NGOS AND MENTAL HEALTH REFORM

PERIODICALS

NEWSLETTER
of Armenian Mental Health Foundation
KHOSNAK

OTHER

HOW TO COPE WITH STRESS
YOUTH AND MENTAL HEALTH
PSYCHOLOGICAL PROBLEMS AMONG REFUGEES
EQUAL EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

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