oa South African Medical Journal - History of mental health services in South Africa - Part XIII. The National Council for Mental Health

Volume 50, Issue 37
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



The National Council for Mental Health was born out of the coming together of the Society for the Care of the Feebleminded in Cape Town and a society with similar aims in Johannesburg in 1920. The Council's headquarters were in Cape Town until 1926 and were then moved to Johannesburg.

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