- Journal Details
Mental Health: Global Challenges Journal is an open access, peer-reviewed journal, with the primary aim of promoting thought, dialogue, and debate on topics related to mental health. It is an issue and a reality of major global concern, though it is often left to the margins as a topic of conversation. With one of the major aims to challenge and breaking the stigma of mental health, whilst promoting better health and health care, this journal has a general focus on mental health, mental health care systems, approaches to better mental health, mental health challenges for individuals, families, and groups in different cultures and contexts, mental health and trauma, as well as mental health and conflict, amongst other related aspects.
More specifically, Mental Health: Global Challenges Journal is a journal dedicated to studies of international interest related to mental health and mental health care systems in the global context of social challenges. Therefore, we encourage papers which focus on a variety of topics related to this complex issue. Some examples are as follows: the impact of stigma on mental health and mental health care, mental health and migration, mental health in the time of military conflicts, mental health post conflict, mental health in the workplace, mental health and gender, societal attitudes and approaches to mental health, higher education and mental health care, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approaches to mental health, cultural as well as cross-cultural challenges related to mental health and related topics. The journal especially encourages manuscripts which may be of interest to policy makers and/or practitioners.
The journal accepts high quality English language manuscripts in the form of empirical research studies, case studies, theoretical articles, reviews, and some extended abstracts.
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Viktor Vus, World Federation for Mental Health, country
Editorial Advisory Board
Maureen Flaherty, University of Mannitoba, Canada
Ioanna V. Papathanasiou, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
Evangelos Fradelos, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
Elena Syurina, Vrije University, the Netherlands
Timo Lorenz, Medical School Berlin (MSB), Berlin, Germany
Henri Pesonen, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
NGO “International Platform on Mental Health”; Olevska str., Kyiv, Ukraine
International Platform on Mental Health
Sciendo - registered in Poland under the name
De Gruyter Poland Ltd., ul. Bogumila Zuga 32A, 01-811 Warsaw, Poland
Subsidiary of Walter de Gruyter GmbH
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Open Access Statement
The journal is an Open Access journal that allows a free unlimited access to all its contents without any restrictions upon publication to all users.
Article Processing Charge (APC)
There are no Article Processing Charges or any other publication charges.