The legislation describes mental illness as "a substantial disorder of thinking, mood, perception, orientation or memory that grossly impairs judgment, behaviour, capacity to recognise reality or ability to meet the ordinary demands of life, mental conditions associated with the abuse of alcohol and drugs".
As per the Act, the government will have the duty to provide care, treatment and rehabilitation to the person, who attempts suicide and has severe stress, to reduce the risk of recurrence of attempt to commit suicide.
Mental health advocates are working together to overcome both the illnesses and the stigmas with hopes of creating acceptance in the communities they live in.
Some of the new legislation's provisions are the banning of electric shock therapy for children with mental illnesses. His photograph also can not be published in media without consent.Читайте также: Fallout 76: 10 Things Bethesda MUST Learn From Fallout 4
The courses teach people how to spot mental illness and help people who may need services, find resources and relief. They can also nominate a representative.
The law will also keep a check on voluntary and involuntary admission.
Through a mix of group activities, presentations and discussions, each session is built around a Mental Health First Aid action plan, enabling the participants to have confidence as they intervene in various situations, according to the press release. All mental health institutes and mental health practitioners including clinical psychologists, mental health nurses and psychiatric social workers will have to be registered with this agency. The Union Health Minister, JP Nadda was reported saying a year ago while presenting the Bill in the Lok Sabha that a very important factor in the bill is that it separates attempt to suicide from the Indian Penal Code. He further said that this was a "right-based bill" that gives the right to patients so that they are not denied treatment or suffer from discrimination. So, younger people are much more open and accepting to talk about mental illness; to talk about sexuality; to talk about race, and gender issues.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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