Different movements of professionals, users and their relatives propose the use of concepts such as recovery or citizenship as tools to change the focus from pathology towards empowerment through the enhancement of strengths and community work. At this table we will try to build a dialogue between people who dedicate their efforts to transforming the mental health care system towards one based on rights and the collective construction of life projects.
Legal capacity and support for the exercise of people with disabilities
Head of legal area Fundació Support
Francisco Rodriguez Pulido
Psychiatrist (Rehabilitation Section).
La Foixarda Project (Fundació Drissa): mental health in the educational field
Founder and coordinator of the project
Francesc Gomez Morales
Representative of the Veus Federation
Support between families
German Morente Caballero
Representative of the Catalan Mental Health Federation
Moderator: Cristina Gisbert (Psychiatrist, Girona Health Assistance Institute) and Francisco José Eiroa-Orosa (Ramón y Cajal Researcher, University of Barcelona – First Person Research Group of the Veus Federation).