01 Mar 2021

On Friday February 26 Rene Keet met the ambassador of EUCOMS in Australia Ivan Frkovic, He is the mental health commissioner in Queensland in the Northeast of Australia, a state with 5.5 million inhabitants. Many of them live in the greater Brisbane area i.e. south-east Queensland, yet the state is huge, going all the way up to subtropical Cairns and it has small rural remote areas in th...

01 Mar 2021

On Friday February 26 René Keet met Georg Spiel, the ambassador of EUCOMS in Austria. He is a child and youth neurologist and psychiatrist and general psychiatrist. His focus shifted over time from basic science to community mental health care. He describes this shift as a necessity because of the high rates of mental ill health. He works for the Foundation pro Mente that provides commun...

15 Feb 2021

EUCOMS are pleased to have held the 10th Network meeting on the 27th. of January. Talking about peer support and the development of peer support on the global arena is important, and not something that is being done that often. We hope our webinar can contribute to more collaboration and a broader understanding of the challenges and benefits of peer support workers. If you did not...