• Mental health for everyone!

Mental health for everyone!

Simone Verhagen, PhD Student School for Mental Health and Neuroscience

At global level, more suffering and deaths are caused by psychopathology than by terrorism, traffic and even war. The impact appears to be increasing every year. Current professional solutions are inadequate and the gravity of the situation demands a radically different approach involving the whole of society. In the new mental health care programme in the Netherlands, psychological welfare is a responsibility of public health care.