Since its start, the WAPR has endeavoured to develop a variety of initiatives that can lead to a better return of persons with mental illnesses back into the community.
Survivors of Torture, International (SOTI) is an independent, non-profit organization founded in 1997 to care for survivors of politically-motivated torture and their families. It is based in San Diego, USA. SOTIs clients come from all over the world.
Multicultural Mental Health Australia is the new national program in multicultural mental health and suicide prevention, funded under the National Mental Health Strategy and National Suicide Prevention Strategy by the Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing. From March 1, 2003 Multicultural Mental Health Australia replaces the Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network as the program providing national leadership in mental health and suicide prevention for Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and working to promote better mental health and well-being for a diverse community.
Esmina Avdibegovic, Mevludin Hasanovic, Zihnet Selimbasic, Izet Pajevic & Osman Sinanovic
Describes the organizing of sychosocial help during and after the BH war, institutional treatment of psychotraumatized in the frame of mental health service reform program with an overview on the model of psychosocial support and psychiatry-psychological treatment of psychotraumatized persons of Tuzla Canton region.
Community Mental Health Centers (CMHCs) in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, established within or as extensions of existing health-care centres. One of the objectives of the CMHCs is to provide clinical services for persons with mental health problems, and psychosocial rehabilitation of war traumatized persons.
The SPA is a registered (since 1993), non-profit, non-governmental mental health organization. It is based in Zagreb, Croatia. It welcomes mental health professionals as full members and other people as beneficiaries without regard to gender, race, ethnicity or religious affiliation. (In Croatian and English.)