Benefits of membership

Joining the Movement is a way to express your commitment to our goal of improving mental healthcare worldwide, and to influence our progress towards that goal. The Movement has two types of members: individuals and organisations.  There are no fees for becoming a member. Membership offers multiple benefits, including possibilities for international networking, knowledge sharing and increased impact.  

Benefits to individuals

The Movement offers the following benefits to individual members:

  • Active use of the website as a platform for professional networking and knowledge sharing with other individuals and organisations in the Movement.
  • Shared information on training, research, conferences, funding opportunities and service delivery in global mental health through the resources and discussion sections;
  • A searchable database of individual and organisational membership profiles
  • A monthly newsletter that is emailed to all members;

Benefits to organisations

In addition to the benefits to individuals, the Movement offers the following benefits to organisations:

  • An opportunity to increase the impact of your work in global mental health by sharing it on the website, which has a global audience. The website can increase visibility by displaying your organisational logo and registering your organisational profile.
  • A forum for collaboration with other organisations working in complementary areas.
  • A means for coordinating and aligning work on global mental health.