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Mental Health Art Week

Mental Health Art Week 2022: Hope and Courage

Mental Health Art Week activities are organized nationwide in order to offer low threshold access to cultural events and to raise awareness on the positive impact of art activities on mental wellbeing.

Climate anxiety

In the 2010s, it has become apparent that mental health problems related to climate change …


Moving to another country is a major life change. After arriving in the new country, every immigrant goes through an immigration process during which they internally process the effects caused to their life by changes in the external situation.


The MIOS Project promoted mental well-being and social inclusion of migrants 2018-2020. Project outcomes include the TOIVO model for group meetings and the OmaMieli web site. MIOS was funded by the European Social Fund (ESF).

Strength cards

Strength cards facilitate discussion about positive traits and improve self-esteem and self-awareness. The cards can be used alone, in pairs or in groups.

Coping skills -poster

A healthy mind is capable of facing the disappointments of everyday life and enduring crises …

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What is mental health?

The WHO (2013) defines mental health as a state of well-being in which every individual realises their own potential and can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively, and is able to make a contribution to their community.