As a direct consequence of non-constitution of SMHA
, the Mental Health Review Boards, which are required to be constituted for a district or group of the district, have also not been constituted so far.
Psychiatrists have expressed disappointment at the lackluster attitude adopted by the Sindh Health Department towards SMHA
. As major divisional, districts and taluka hospitals are operating without qualified psychiatrists across the Sindh province.
Top priority must be given to patients who are suffering from mental illnesses,' SMHA
chairman Dr Karim Khowaja said while talking to Dawn.
Chairman Karim Ahmed Khawaja told that awareness programs were being organized across the Sindh province to create awareness in general public and doctors about the mental health issues.
He said the government had notified SMHA
in October 2017 to make policy for welfare of people suffering from mental disorders.
Muhammad Sajjad Ansari*, Bushra Allah Rakha, Syed Murtaza Hassan Andrabi, Nemat Ullah and Shamim Akhter Animal Physiology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi-46300, Pakistan (SA, MSA, BAR) Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, 46300-Pakistan (NU), Animal Reproduction Programme, Animal Sciences Institutes, National Agricultural Research Center, Islamabad-45500, Pakistan (SMHA
Norman Hughes Chair in Pharmacoeconomics, Faculty of Pharmacy (MK), the Fleck Tanenbaum Chair in Prostatic Diseases (JT), and by a Research Scientist Award from the Canadian Cancer Society (SMHA
One nonprofit will become the South Metro Health Alliance (SMHA
Under PASARR, nursing facilities are prohibited from admitting an individual with a serious mental illness unless the state mental health authority (SMHA
) has determined that the individual requires the level of medical services the facility provides.
Staff say they do not know why the camera inside the carriage would not have filmed the moments when the Brazilian was shot by police" (SMHa
, 2005: 10).
Rachel Iskow is the Executive Director of Sacramento Mutual Housing Association (SMHA
), a former co-chair of Sacramento Valley Organizing Community (SVOC), and a leader in the North Valley Sponsoring Committee.
KARACHI -- The Sindh government had notified Sindh Mental Health Authority (SMHA
) in October 2017 to make a policy for welfare of people suffering from mental disorders, but the authority is still without Rs250 million fund promised in seed money and has no office space where its members could meet and work.