October 10th is World Mental Health Day (TM). This year the theme is ‘Mental Health and Older People’. World Mental Health Day (TM) was started by the World Mental Health Federation. There is a document here which details this year’s theme. The theme is chosen by the Board of Directors of the World Mental Health Federation.
In the article above there are several essays.
(1) Mental Health of Older Adults: Addressing a Growing Concern
(2) A Day to Reflect on the Mental Health and Wellbeing of Older People Around the World
(3) More About Dementia and Older Adults
(4) A Guide to Mental Wellness in Older Age: Depression and Older Adults
(5) The Role of Social Interventions and Rehabilitation in the Care of Older Adults
(6) Managing Complexity and Multimorbidity in Older Adults: Time to Act
(7) Healthy Ageing: Keeping Mentally Fit as You Age
(8) Mental Health Service for the Elderly in Thailand
(9) Person Centred Care for Older Adults – “The Culture Change Movement”
(10) Grief and Older Adults
(11) Caring for the Alzheimer’s Disease Patient
(12) Collaborating with Families in the Care of Elderly Patients
(13) FACT SHEET: Taking Care of You. Self-care for family caregivers
(14) Caregivers of Older Adults: Challenges and Support
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