For the third year in a row, Sangath and Trimit Trust came together to jointly organise MindScope, a film festival founded with the resolve to focus on mental health issues. Many dignitaries from cinema and mental health were present at
Dr. Amit Dias, Sangath’s former chairperson, and a general body member has been selected for Goa state award for his outstanding contribution to social work. Dr. Dias is a recognised name in the field of Dementia research and has been
To empower clinicians in Goa, Sangath will partner with Antarman* to conduct a capacity building workshop on 15 Dec 2018. Needs-based training in Evidence-based skills through Peer-based learning The workshop will be conducted by Prof. Richard Velleman from Bath University/Sangath
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine’s (LSHTM) Senate Research Degree committee has approved Sangath re-joining as a partner on its Capacity Strengthening Research Degrees (CSRD) scheme. Being a partner on the CSRD scheme will allow any member of staff
Fewer than one in four people with a mental health disorder receive treatment, with access to treatment even more limited in low-resource settings. Sangath’s founding member Dr. Vikram Patel co-chaired workshops on the new challenges and priorities for global mental
‘Where There is No Psychiatrist’ – a book co-authored by our founding member Dr. Vikram Patel is often referred to as a guidebook by global mental health professionals. In its 2nd edition, the book has won the ‘BMA Medical Book
Sangath and Anjali Mental Health, Kolkata will organize a unique conference in September to celebrate the successes of lay health workers. For more information on the conference in Kolkata, download the brochure by clicking on the link here.
We are pleased to announce that the second edition of ‘Where There is No Psychiatrist‘, a book co-authored by Vikram Patel, is published. You can read an Open Access version by clicking on the following link.