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Mental Health Act of Afghanistan

The Government of Afghanistan Country Resources Mental Health Legislation, Regulations and Implementation Guides Afghanistan 1997 Legislation/regulation legal capacity

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This is an English Translation of the mental health act of Afghanistan.

It is divided into 5 chapters dealing with:
1. General Decrees surrounding mental health including the definitions used in the act.
2. An Organogram of functions & authorities of the mental health directorate.
3. Treatment of people with mental health disorders.
4. Rights of people with mental disorders & responsibilities of their proxy.
5. Final Decrees


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