Africa: New WHO Guidance Seeks to Put an End to Human Rights Violations in Mental Health Care

[WHO] Globally, the majority of mental health care continues to be provided in psychiatric hospitals, and human rights abuses and coercive practices remain all too common. But providing community-based mental health care that is both respectful of human rights and focused on recovery is proving successful and cost-effective, according to new guidance released today by the World Health Organization.Read the Original Article