The Effective Child & Family (ECF) family intervention or program, also called Beardslee Family Intervention, Preventive Family Intervention or Let’s Talk Family intervention, is a strength-based, family-focused Intervention originally targeting families in which one or both parents have depr
The Effective Child & Family Intervention
How Can I Help My Children?
A guide to parents who have mental health problems.
Part of the international collaborative network
MIELI Mental Health Finland, MIELI ry is a member of many key international organisations specialising in mental health, suicide prevention, crisis helpline, family therapy, rehabilitation, social policy, poverty and exclusion prevention, traumatic stress research and conflict resolution, as well
Livelihood of mental health rehabilitees
Economic livelihood affects the everyday survival of us all. In case the person suffering from a mental disorder is unable to work or study, he/she may make use of the various available benefits.
Past projects of the Finnish Association for Mental Health.
Medication in the treatment of mental disorders
One of the treatment methods for mental disorders is medication. For some disorders, medication is extremely important, and one of the possible treatment alternatives for others.
Delusions of an elderly person
Matti, aged 79, had started to wonder why his television kept making a “buzzing” sound. Especially when watching TV in the evening, Matti had noticed that the buzzing often got louder.
Windmill of Emotions
MIELI Mental Health Finland
As a leading mental health NGO, MIELI Mental Health Finland provides expertise through training, crisis support, journals, guidebooks and promotional material.
Joint Action on Mental Health and Wellbeing
The Finnish Association for Mental Health (FAMH) led the workpackage on integrating mental health in other public policies in the Joint Action on Mental Health and Wellbeing, which was being implemented by the European Commission and EU Member States in 2013-2016