About Us

We are a non-profit, non-governmental organisation based in the Maldives; providing awareness about mental disorders, decreasing stigma associated with it and training existing and related human resources in the field.

Our Goals

  1. To bring awareness and promote the issues associated with mental health problems, the importance of good mental health and treating mental disorders.
  2. To work towards decreasing the stigma associated with mental illness in society with the aim to do this via Facebook, Twitter, and other social media, and media such as television and radio.
  3. To organise and provide training programmes to the existing and related human resources such as doctors, nurses, other health care workers and also non-health professionals in the country to improve their knowledge and expertise in mental health within their own related field.

Who we are

Co-founders; Dr Shaazneen Ali and Ms Aishath Yooliya Haleem

Executive committee; Dr Shaazneen Ali, Ms Aishath Yooliya Haleem, Mrs Razeena Thuthu Didi, Dr Arif Mohamed