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Bulgaria

Bulgaria

7. Health and Well-Being

7.5 Mental health

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  1. National strategy(ies)
  2. Improving the mental health of young people

National strategy(ies)

There is not stand alone strategy for mental hath of young people or mental health. The strategic document covering the overall healthcare matter in the country is the Национална здравна стратегия  2020 National Health strategy 2020. In Bulgaria, one of the policies of the general National Health Strategy 2014-2020 'Creating conditions for health for all through the lifespan' dedicated to mental health, is 'Protecting and improving mental health'. The focus of this mental health policy is on mental health promotion, starting from early childhood and continuing through the lifespan.

Improving the mental health of young people

There are not specifically target available top-level policies, programmes, projects or initiatives addressing the mental health of young people amd suicide prevention.