Breaking the chains of stigma
An Initiative of Janssen Research & Development, LLC and Museum Dr. Guislain
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The prize is awarded to individuals, organizations
or projects that:
have made an exceptional contribution to mental healthcare in the broadest sense on a cultural and/or social level
have provided a genuine contribution to getting rid of the stigma on mental health
have promoted attention for mental healthcare
and have done all this with passion, creativity and innovation
If we can eliminate stigma as a global society, we are one step closer to getting people treatment and finding cures.
Dr. Husseini Manji
This award is inspiring and recognizes the need to change the way people think and feel about brain conditions.
To restore the human dignity of psychiatric patients is part of our work in mental health care.
Brother Dr. René Stockman
nominations 2017 are open
final date submission of candidacies
compiling extensive outline withhold candidacies
jury will decide on a winner
award ceremony 2017
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