The Ministry of Health called on organizations associated with the field of mental health and problematic consumption to apply for the formation of an advisory council with the aim of preparing proposals for the application of National Law 26657 on mental health.
Published in the Gazette this Wednesday through Resolution 3672/2022The Health portfolio formalized the call to create an Honorary Advisory Council on Mental Health and Addictions for the period 2023-2027.
to call The ministry said that organizations associated with the field of mental health and problematic consumption that work “in accordance with the guidelines of the regulations on this matter” may apply.
In this sense, organizations of users of mental health and family services will be taken into account; unions that group activists in the mental health and addictions fields; and associations and colleges of professionals in the field of mental health and addictions.
Also, civil society organizations that work in the areas of mental health, human rights and psychosocial disabilities, among other related issues; and educational spaces.
for the selection of institutions The health portfolio will take into account their history and commitment to the issue of mental health and human rights and the full implementation of the National Mental Health Act.
Similarly, it will consider the level of representation and seniority of the organization; federal distribution of advisory councils; The quality of the presented guarantees and the scope of its activities.
applying organization They have to send all the documents along with the relevant background information within 45 calendar days from the publication of the call in the Official Gazette.
The necessary documents can be consulted on the Internet.