At the root of conflict and stigma we find competition between different value systems and the threat of change to our collective or individual identity. In an era of unprecedented social change, as migration and mass media blur traditional boundaries, it is vital that we recognise this process of stigmatisation and embrace the potential for social enrichment through a process of dialogue.
Careif global essay
Improving the physical health of people with mental illness
1st Prize £500
2nd Prize £300
3rd Prize £100
Global Challenges & Cultural Psychiatry; “Natural Disasters, Conflict, Insecurity, Migration, and Spirituality”
Puerto Vallarta; Jalisco; Mexico; 29th October 2015 to 2nd November 2015.
Careif calls for compassion, humility and mental health for the young Americans held in Iran.