A harmful addiction can develop for any activity or substance that causes feelings of pleasure (eating, drugs, games...).
A traumatic crisis is caused by a sudden, unexpected and intense incident. The event produces a significant emotional shock that temporarily overwhelms the individual. Traumatic crisis is a reaction to an event which threatens the essential aspects of life.
Attempted Suicide Short Intervention Program - LINITY Project in Finland 2013-2017
The aim of the project in SOS-Crisis Centre is to prevent and reduce suicide attempts and suicides in Finland by supporting suicide attempters.
Psychotherapy is a form of treatment based on the interaction of two or more people. In psychotherapy, a person talks with a psychotherapist or in a therapy group, for example, about the things they need help processing.
Mielenterveyden ensiapu 1 -ohjaajakoulutus; Oulu 10.-12.4.2018
Mielenterveyden ensiapu 1 -ohjaajakoulutus Oulussa 10.-12.4.2018 - muutama paikka vielä vapaana.
The SOS Centre of the Finnish Association for Mental Health has worked in suicide prevention for almost 40 years. Based on past experiences, suicide can usually be prevented.
Voluntary work for promoting mental health
The FAMH is a Finnish non-governmental organization and a federation of over 50 local mental health associations making part of it, hosting approximately 4 000 individual members.
Mental health services
In Finland, municipal authorities are responsible for organising mental health services. Mental health services are also provided by hospital districts, private service providers and third sector actors, i.e. different kinds of organisations.
Part of the international collaborative network
The Finnish Association for Mental Health (FAMH) is a member of many key international organizations specializing in mental health, suicide prevention, crisis helpline, family therapy, rehabilitation, social policy, poverty and exclusion prevention, traumatic stress research and conflict resoluti
Support and help for foreigners
The Finnish Association for Mental Health provides crisis assistance and support in order to prevent mental health problems and suicides.