The MAP has issued a position statement in response to the Government’s White Paper on Cannabis Use. Cannabis is the most commonly used illicit drug among Maltese youth and longterm use is associated with increased risk of schizophrenia, and by (keep reading...)
Cannabis is the most commonly-used illicit substance among Maltese youth. Regular cannabis use is associated with increased risk of schizophrenia, and by impacting brain maturation, may also negatively interact with depression, bipolar mood disorder and anxiety disorders.
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The A4MH welcomes the relaunch of the mental health strategy by Deputy PM Dr Fearne last Wednesday at the opening of a refurbished ward within MCH, in the light of his earlier commitment to giving priority to the mental health (keep reading...)
The Maltese Association of Psychiatry together with Sedqa, OASI and Caritas have issued a press release urging authorities to consider all the possible consequences should legalisation of Recreational Cannabis Use go ahead.
The Associations urge for more empathy and less (keep reading...)