World Mental Healthcare Association

Who we are

Who we are


The World Mental Health Association (WMHA) participates actively in the world of psychology to spread awareness about mental health and foster a positive attitude to raise higher motivation in individuals globally. We, at WMHA, aim to develop a one-stop global Psychological advocacy platform to determine various mental health problems and necessitate in respect of Mental Health care and appraise the need for additional facilities corresponding to the different organization’s in India and abroad offering mental health care facilities.

The World Mental Healthcare Association (WMHA) is a global organization formed with the objective to enhance the theories of mental health and to elevate the profession of psychology and allied fields. WMHA is positioning in the field of psychology to play a leading role in addressing the huge challenges of today and the future. The foundation supports and partners with its member societies and is strengthened by effective links with and between them. It benefits from working collaboratively with international agencies, leading non-government and civil society organizations, and research institutions in many countries.


The WMHA network is an enhanced arrangement formed by linking the experience of professionals and communities, especially people with having a prior experience of mental ill-health and their careers. We are passionate about supporting psychological scientists in these pursuits and we do this by sharing cutting-edge research across all areas of the field through our journals and conventions. We also promote the integration of scientific perspectives within psychological science and with related disciplines, fostering global connections among our members and engaging the public with our research to raise an extensive understanding and awareness of psychological science. We also advocate for increased support for the betterment of psychological science in the public policy arena.