We would like to draw your attention to recent news from the RECOVERY IPSS Portugal, which is the Private Institution of Social Solidarity (non-profit), established on November 4, 2004 and recognized as IPSS since 2007.

The RECOVERY IPSS Association has sought, since its foundation, to update, in a methodical and systematic way, its assistance mission in relation to mental health care in Portugal, as well as publicly intervening in the defense of dignity, respect, rights and quality of life of people with mental illness and their informal caregivers.

Please see below for the Final Report and Statistics of their late webinar dedicated to the theme «Human Rights in Mental Health», that took place on July 2 2021, for your review:


The speakers of the event:

Dr. Roberto Mezzina (psychiatrist and Vice-President for Europe of World Federation for Mental Health)

Professor Miguel Xavier (Full Professor of Psychiatry and Mental Health and Director of the National Program for Mental Health – DGH)

Dr. Rui Pedroto (Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Manuel António da Mota Foundation); and, as Moderator

Dr. Joaquina Castelão (President of the Board of FamiliarMente – Portuguese Federation of Families Associations of People with Experience of Mental Illness).

For further information on the RECOVERY IPSS Association please see here.

EUFAMI Newsletter Vol. II, February 2023

We are pleased to announce the publication of the 2nd edition of EUFAMI's tri-monthly Newsletter!

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