World Mental Health Day
Psychological First Aid
Date: 10 October 2016
The theme of this year’s World Mental Health Day, observed on 10 October 2016, is Psychological First Aid. Efforts will focus on improving awareness and understanding of Psychological First Aid and how it can be used following crisis events to support people in distress.
World Mental Health Day provides an opportunity for people and organizations working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide.